Scoot attempts to woo Australians with low fares one-stop fares to Berlin

Scoot is launching flights to Berlin this winter and is offering return fares from Australia starting at approximately AUD800 including taxes. Scoot is selling Berlin…..

Melbourne-Colombo route boosted by expanded partnership between national carriers

SriLankan Airlines’ expansion of its codeshare agreement with Qantas should improve the long-term viability of its new Melbourne-Colombo route. The two airlines have been codeshare…..

Australia-Vietnam traffic surges as competition heats up

Traffic in the Australia-Vietnam market has increased by 70% since Jetstar Airways launched services to Ho Chi Minh in May-2017. Jetstar achieved an average load…..

Japan Airlines resumes Australia expansion after several years of market share declines

Japan Airlines (JAL) is expanding in the Australia market for the first time in several years following the recent launch of services to Melbourne. JAL…..

Malindo Air shelves plans for launching Melbourne and Sydney

Malaysia’s Malindo has shelved plans for expansion in Australia after parent Lion Group reallocated Malindo’s first three widebody aircraft to another subsidiary. Malindo is currently…..

SriLankan Airlines targets Melbourne-Mumbai market with quick connections and low fares

SriLankan Airlines is adding a second daily flight to Mumbai, enabling it to offer quick connections in the Mumbai-Melbourne market. SriLankan is launching daily services…..

Scoot to retime Singapore-Melbourne flights to improve passenger experience

Scoot has boosted sixth freedom traffic from Sydney since rescheduling three weekly frequencies to improve connections with and India and is planning to introduce a…..

Video of the Week – CAPA-ACTE 2017 Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit

The CAPA-ACTE 2017 Melbourne Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit, recently took place with highly informative discussions from a wide range of expert speakers. During the event,…..

Canberra’s fighting hard to attract new carriers and new routes

It seems members of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government and travel community in Canberra have been working hard to secure additional carriers and routes…..

Civil Aviation Safety Authority continues to delay Thai Airways from launching A350 in Australia…why?

Thai Airways has been blocked for nearly a year by Australian authorities from operating its new fleet of A350s to Australia, forcing the airline to…..