On Target? Australia’s overnight visitor spending is actually already above levels set for 2020

It appears that Australia’s spectacular tourism offerings continue to capture the hearts of locals, with more Aussies than ever choosing to holiday in their own…..

New route opportunities – ultra-long haul markets are being opened up by next generation aircraft

Qantas’ Group CEO Alan Joyce has said the Perth-London service commenced in 2018 has demonstrated there is “amazing demand” for non-stop services to Europe and…..

American Express Global Business Travel launches ‘Business Travel Made for You’ offering for Australia

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has rolled-out its ‘Business Travel Made for You’ solution in Australia, designed to help companies to quickly and easily…..

It’s all change in the South Pacific airline sector, but is the upcoming fleet and capacity growth sustainable?

The South Pacific airline market is poised for a major transformation as several of the region’s flag carriers pursue fleet expansion, supporting tourism aspirations but…..

Malaysia’s Malindo resumes expansion with Sydney, Varanasi services and new Brunei base

Malindo Air is resuming expansion in 3Q2019 following a two-year hiatus in which it has shrunk capacity. Lion Group’s Malaysian affiliate is growing its international…..

The competitive outlook for Australasian aviation – what’s driving demand for inbound and outbound travel and tourism?

A series of record breaking profits for Australasia’s two largest airlines, Qantas and Air New Zealand, has cemented the sustainability of their models and endorsed…..

FCM Travel Solutions strengthens its European footprint

The Flight Centre Travel Group (FLT) has strengthened the European footprint of its global business travel division, FCM Travel Solutions, with the announcement that it…..

Australians show consistency with their travel preferences as the UK, the US and China top the most popular winter long-haul markets for second successive year

There are no real surprises this winter with Australian outbound long-haul travel. New research from travel commerce platform Travelport has revealed that the United Kingdom…..

Social impact in the travel and aviation industry – gender diversity, indigenous affairs, the environment and more

As customers, employees, suppliers and society at large begins to place increasing importance on corporate social responsibility, corporate leaders have started to implement practises which…..

The resources sector and its impact on aviation and corporate travel

PwC’s Mine 2019 report shows the world’s 40 largest mining companies have maintained steady growth in the last year despite low investor sentiment. Five Australian…..