Singapore and A380 and 10 years

Airbus A380 faces uncertainty as it marks 10 years in service.

It was the slow-motion, eerily quiet take-off that surprised passengers lucky enough to be on the first scheduled flight of the new Airbus A380.The...
Airbus A330neo first flight

Airbus A330neo takes off in turbulent times

It was on 9.57am Thursday local time, three minutes early, that the first prototype of the Airbus A330neo took to the dark grey skies...
Singapore Boeing 787-10 first

New $US13.8 billion Singapore deal includes Boeing 777-9s.

Singapore Airlines has signed a deal for 20 Boeing 777-9s  and 19 Boeing 787-10s worth $US13.8 billion at list prices.The deal was announced at...
Airport sydney explosives

Australian airport staff to face random explosives checks

Staff at Australian airports will face random checks for explosives as the government rolls out new security measures aimed at foiling terrorists.Transport Minister Darren...


The rise and rise of Vietnam’s Vietjet
Vietnams favourite low cost airline has grown in size more than most predicted benefiting not only Vietnamese citizens but the tourism and business sector as well.




Boeing’s 737: The plane that almost never was.

Many at Boeing never wanted to build the world’s bestselling and most reliable plane and...

Qantas updates the flying kangaroo

A reimagined roo, a funky font and a tip of the hat to times past.Qantas...

Father of the 747 dead at 95

The man who led the development of the aircraft that amazed a generation and opened...



World’s safest airlines for 2017, the world’s only safety and product rating website, which was launched in June 2013, has announced its top twenty safest airlines and top...

World’s best airlines awarded by AirlineRatings the world’s foremost safety and product rating website has announced the selection of Air New Zealand as its Airline of the Year for...
MH370 Debris with Gibson and Connite

MH370: Assassination deepens mystery

The mystery surrounding MH370 has deepened after wreck hunter Blaine Gibson received death threats and the Malaysian Consul in Madagascar, responsible for handing over...