Logos to develop $100m Qantas pilot training facility in St Peters

Logos to develop $100m Qantas pilot training facility in St Peters

Qantas is planning to open a $100 million purpose-built training center of “state significance” in Sydney’s south. With the backing of the New South Wales government, the center will train pilots across its current and future fleets, including ultra-long-range flights to cities like New York, London and Paris. The multimillion-dollar simulation facility will be partly … Read more

What To Do if Your Checked Bag Gets Lost, What You’re Owed

What To Do if Your Checked Bag Gets Lost, What You're Owed

Given this summer’s slew of flight disruptions at airports around the country, some of the chaos is bound to extend to the handling of passengers’ checked baggage. Especially considering that much of air travel’s woes have been attributed to airlines and airports being short-staffed. So, even if your flight isn’t canceled or delayed this summer, … Read more

Looming Airline Mechanic Shortage Could Prolong Flight Disruptions

Looming Airline Mechanic Shortage Could Prolong Flight Disruptions

Airlines have blamed staffing shortages for this summer’s widespread flight delays, cancellations and disruptions as demand for air travel rebounds to pre-pandemic levels. One of the contributing factors that could prove more troublesome in the future is a lack of airplane mechanics. As Reuters reports, COVID-related job cuts added fuel to the fire in terms … Read more