Mt Agung Bali volcano

Virgin Australia hedges against Bali volcano eruption

Virgin Australia is re-routing some Bali-bound flights through Darwin to pick up fuel as it prepares for a possible volcanic eruption with the potential...
Delta Tran-Atlantic shake-up

Delta shakes up trans-Atlantic routes

One of the United States’ ‘Big Three’ international carriers, Delta Air Lines,  is shaking up its trans-Atlantic routes, adding some new runs and lopping...
BOeing 777-8X Qantas ultra-long-range

Boeing confident of winning Qantas ultra-long-range challenge

US planemaker Boeing says it is confident it can beat rival Airbus and meet a Qantas challenge to fly non-stop from the East Coast...
Airbus A330 delivery china

Airbus inaugurates Chinese A330 plant with first delivery.

Airbus has delivered its first Airbus A330 aircraft from its Chinese widebody completion and delivery centre.The centre,  in the northern coastal city of Tianjin, ...


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...


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...

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...