Time for Hong Kong to come to the table and negotiate a new air services agreement with Australia

Hong Kong continues to block attempts by Australia to negotiate a new air services agreement, which would be a benefit to the Australian economy, consumers…..

Blue Swan Infographic: Australian On Time Performance – April 2017

The Blue Swan Daily and CAPA – Centre for Aviation presents an exclusive Blue Swan infographic. Source: Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics and…..

Singapore Airlines Group Part 3 – The Canberra-Wellington “Capital City” route highlights the SIA-Virgin-Air NZ partnership discords

Singapore Airlines’ initial performance in the Canberra market has been above expectations with the load factor between Canberra and Singapore particularly encouraging. The average load…..

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…..

Economy X should tick some boxes for corporates

Virgin Australia on 30-Mar-2017 announced the launch of its new Economy X product, making it the only airline with an enhanced economy domestic offering. The…..

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…..

News Briefs

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…..