American Airlines/Qantas believe JBA will ‘substantially’ improve quality of travel to Australasia region

Earlier this month, American Airlines and Qantas made a submission to the US Department of Transportation (DoT), concerning their application for antitrust immunity (ATI) for their proposed trans Pacific…..

AirAsia X keen to resume Australia and New Zealand expansion – but not quite yet

AirAsia X continues to be on the hunt for new destinations in the Southwest Pacific despite shrinking its network in the region with the upcoming…..

The future of corporate travel, the evolving role of the TMC and the impact of NDC

One of the biggest decisions a travel  buyer has to make is whether to partner with a TMC, and like any big decision there are…..

AirAsia X gives up on resuming service to Adelaide

AirAsia X has dropped consideration of resuming services to Adelaide and is now focusing on a newly revised Australia schedule that features additional capacity to…..

Low Cost Carrier seats into Australia from Asia are set to grow over its summer period, but share could slip to six year low

After declining during the recent Australia winter 2018 schedule, Low Cost Carrier (LCC) air capacity into the country from destinations across Asia will return to…..

A4ANZ lobbying group uses New Zealand Commerce Commission ‘concerns’ over Auckland International Airport’s pricing and profitability as platform for regulatory reform

The Airlines for Australia and New Zealand (A4ANZ) lobbying group has once again demanded that more must be done to protect airport users from “the…..

EVA Air plans capacity increase and product improvement for Brisbane market

EVA Air is planning to increase capacity and improve its product in the Australia market as it transitions Taipei-Brisbane, its only Australia route, from Airbus…..

Riding the wave – warm front helps boost Australia’s international connectivity during winter 2018

Very warm days and cool nights produced warm mean temperatures for winter 2018 in Australia and delivered its the fifth-warmest winter on record. All regions…..

Royal Brunei relooks at Australia expansion as last batch of A320neos arrive

Royal Brunei Airlines is relooking at Australia expansion as it decides on a final batch of routes for its new fleet of A320neos. The airline’s CEO…..

As Australian regional airlines drop like flies, Rex sees an unfaltering boost to its operations and financial position

The global airline industry is ripe for consolidation. Despite mass industry restructuring since the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), many airlines continue to operate unprofitably in…..