Welcome to the WiFi Wars: Battle of the Australian heavy weights

Welcome ladies and gentlemen to Australia’s first ever, WiFi Wars. The ultimate battle for supremacy and gloating rights as the inflight entertainment leader in the…..

News Briefs – 17th April 2017

Rex propeller fell off because of broken bracket: ATSB Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) stated (13-Apr-2017) an inspection of a Regional Express (Rex) aircraft involved in an incident…..

Our airlines do social media VERY well

There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that we are currently living in the age of social media. We are constantly engaging with friends and…..

InterContinental Sydney plans AUD200 million renovation as demand in the Sydney accommodation market remains solid.

InterContinental Hotel Group and Mulpha Australia Ltd have recently announced (22-Feb-2017) a proposed major renovation of the InterContinental Sydney hotel which is expected to exceed…..

Jetstar wins NZ government travel contract, but will still have to battle Air NZ

Jetstar has been included in New Zealand’s All-of-Government Air Travel Services panel for the first time, and hopes to pick up a slice of the…..

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Tourism Australia campaigns with Qantas to stimulate low season travel Tourism Australia reports (15-Feb-2017) that it launched the second phase of a joint Qantas Airways campaign, offering…..

Qantas to offer video and audio streaming from Feb-2017

Qantas has announced (15-Feb-2017) that it will offer video and audio streaming services onboard domestic aircraft from late Feb-2017. The rest of the airline’s domestic Boeing 737 and…..

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Qantas redeploys widebodies from domestic to Asia CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled ‘Qantas’ Asian transformation relaunching Beijing & Melbourne-Tokyo; highest Asian…..

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Christchurch Airport passenger traffic increase Christchurch International Airport has announced passenger numbers up were up 3%, with traffic highlights for Nov-2016 as follows:   Passenger numbers:…..

Airline safety videos – epic productions with a bit of safety thrown in

Airline safety videos used to be boring. Very boring. Wooden flight attendants pointing out how to fasten a seatbelt or explaining where the emergency exits…..

Qantas and American Airlines joint venture – what a difference 6% makes

As Qantas now looks to expand its own services westbound towards Europe – with the recent announcement of Perth to London direct 787-9 Dreamliner services…..