Volcano

Darwin flights resume after ashcloud

Update | Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar have resumed flights ...

NZ volcano Tongariro: some flights affected

The eruption of New Zealand volcano Tongariro is causing disruption to regional flights in the No...

Latest VAAC maps for Australia and NZ

LAN Chile has announced that its LA800 flight from Sydney to Santiago via Auckland will resume ...

Latest flight status for Qantas, Virgin, Jetstar

Latest update: 11am, Friday July 1Qantas has now resumed trans-Tasman services to and from New Ze...

Ash cloud: Qantas flight updates

Update, 8am Wednesday June 29New Zealand is worst affected by the volcanic ash cloud from Chilean...

Virgin: ash cloud update

Update: 4.30am Monday June 27Virgin Australia's Pacific Blue airline will recommence all New Zeal...

Another ash cloud is on its way to Australia

The latest Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC) forecast maps are showing a worrying new plume of ...

Ash cloud crisis: airlines need to do better

Airlines are doing a bad job of contacting passengers when major disruptions like the Chilean vo...

Travel insurance & the European volcanic ash cloud

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe as the Icelandic Grimsvotn volcanic ash clo...

Iceland volcano: UK, German airspace closed

Airspace in northern parts of the UK is closed with all flights cancelled, while airports in Germ...

Iceland volcano: Reykjavik airport reopens

Update: As of noon on Tuesday, Reyjkavik airport has reopened following the eruption of Iceland's...

Iceland volcano cancels, delays UK flights

Iceland's Grimsvötn volcano continues to erupt, and the ash cloud has delayed or cancelled U...

MAP: Iceland volcano eruption: flight effects

The latest ash cloud forecast maps from the London Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre about the Grimsv&...

Is it safe to go to Japan yet?

Business travellers with appointments, suppliers and counterparts in Japan are making decisions a...

Leave now, DFAT tells Australians in Japan

Australia's DFAT Smartraveller safety warning level against travel to Japan has been raised even ...

Do not travel to Japan, warns Australian govt

The Australian government has upgraded its travel warning to "do not travel" to the north of Japa...

Qantas crews won't stay in Tokyo

Qantas management has decided international cabin crews will be accommodated overnight in Hong Ko...

MAP: Japan's main crisis areas

Australian Business Traveller has plotted the areas of disruption and potential danger in Ja...