Norwegian creates the world’s longest LCC route London-Singapore

When European LCC group Norwegian launches service from London Gatwick to Singapore on 28-Sep-2017, it will become the longest route in Norwegian’s network – and…..

Emirates announces an all A380 service from Melbourne

Emirates announced (27-Apr-2017) it will provide an all A380 service from Melbourne when it upgrades its third daily frequency to an A380 operation from 25-Mar-2018. The change will…..

Australia signs air services agreement with Saudi Arabia

Australia‘s Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steven Ciobo, via his official Twitter account, announced (27-Apr-2017) the signing of an Australia and Saudi Arabia air services agreement to drive…..

CHOICE releases the results of annual International Airline Survey

CHOICE released the results of its annual International Airline Survey, with LCC Jetstar ranked last out of more than 70 competitors from eight different countries (Choice, 27-Apr-2017). The…..

Qantas announces the launch of the third series of ‘Feels Like Home’ brand campaign

Qantas announced (27-Apr-2017) the launch of the third series of its ‘Feels Like Home’ brand campaign on 30-Apr-2017. Qantas group executive for brand, marketing and corporate…..

Visitor arrivals to Fiji down 3% in Mar-2017

Fiji Bureau of Statistic reported (27-Apr-2017) total visitor arrivals to Fiji fell 3% year-on-year in Mar-2017. Details include: Visitor arrivals: 54,407, -2.8% year-on-year; Australia: 23,489,…..

Qantas share prices soar as a result of Macquarie Group analysis

Qantas share price soared nearly 4.5% on 27-Apr-2017 after Macquarie Group analysts suggested the carrier had room for AUD500 million (USD373.4 million) a year in share-buy…..

Monthly Update: BITRE on time performance snapshot – March 2017

Each month the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) monitors the punctuality and reliability of major domestic airlines operating between Australian airports. In…..

Air New Zealand pax up 5% to 1.6m with 82% load factor in Mar-2017

Air New Zealand passenger numbers up 5% – traffic highlights for Mar-2017: Passenger numbers: 1.6 million, +5.2% year-on-year; Short haul: 1.4 million, +6.0%; Domestic: 1.1…..

Visitor arrivals to New Zealand stable in Mar-2017, departures up 11%

Statistics New Zealand reported (26-Apr-2017) international visitor arrivals to New Zealand were stable year-on-year in Mar-2017. Details include: Total international visitor arrivals: 343,799, -0.2% year-on-year;…..