United States

Delta, Virgin Australia pause Joint Venture partnership

The close alliance between Delta and Virgin Australia will be shelved until Virgin Australia retu...

USA tightens border controls as coronavirus tightens grip

Under a Presidential executive order expected to be signed this week, entry into the USA will be ...

All flights between Australia and the USA grounded

Airlines abandon the once-crowded skies across the Pacific.

USA closes borders to travellers who've visited Europe, UK

Coronavirus: the United States shuts its borders to travellers who’ve visited the UK, Europe in t...

Australians are finally in line for US Global Entry

Hour-long wait times at US passport control could soon become a thing of the past: at least, for ...

Delta Sky Club, Reagan Airport (DCA), Washington, D.C.

Delta's DCA Sky Club in Washington is a far step forward from the typical 'North American lounges...

No more instant USA ESTA approvals: plan ahead

Business travellers and tourists heading to the United States under the visa-waiver program will ...

Travel in the US during the government shutdown

With the US Government in shutdown mode, most federal employees are currently off the job until f...

USA lifts Etihad, Emirates, Qatar 'laptop ban'

The United States has stepped down its ‘electronics ban’ on all Emirates, Etihad Airw...

USA bans laptops, tablets on some flights

The US Government has banned passengers from carrying devices such as laptops, tablets and ebook ...

Guide to business etiquette in the USA

As international travellers quickly learn, the dos and don’ts of conducting business abroad...

What you need to know about USA ESTAs

If you're travelling to the United States, there's a good chance you'll encounter something calle...

Got 'SSSS' on your US boarding pass?

'SSSS'. It's a seemingly random set of letters on the boarding pass for your domestic US flight, ...

AA's US Airways merger: impacts for Qantas flyers

With a merger between American Airlines and US Airways all but complete, Qantas Frequent Flyers h...

US flu outbreak: get the jab, take precautions

If you're heading to the US on business, watch out: there's a massive influenza outbreak in full ...

Hurricane Sandy: what you need to know

Hurricane Sandy is due to hit the areas between Boston, New York, and Washington DC overnigh...

Velocity frequent flyers get Delta fast track

Virgin Australia's Gold and Platinum Velocity frequent flyers can speed through the airport with ...

American Airlines: 50%+ of flights delayed

If you're considering making a booking with Qantas' oneworld partner American Airlines -- includi...