Jetstar: Travelers stranded following cancellations, Customers vent online

Jetstar: Travelers stranded following cancellations, Customers vent online

Australia’s budget airline Jetstar has been plagued with complaints this month after a raft of flight cancellations has left hundreds of passengers stranded overseas. Australians far and wide have taken to social media to vent their anger and frustration over their dissatisfying experiences with the airline in recent months. A group of 16 passengers – … Read more

Bonza’s takeoff in doubt as ultra-low cost airline awaits CASA regulator’s approval

Bonza's takeoff in doubt as ultra-low cost airline awaits CASA regulator's approval

Bonza’s takeoff remains in doubt as the low-budget carrier waits for a green light from the national aviation regulator. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) says Bonza has revised its schedule and is now working to a mid-October target, but this is subject to “the clarification of several issues”. Bonza launched last October, becoming the … Read more

Qantas: Single photo sums up airline’s baggage nightmare

Qantas: Single photo sums up airline's baggage nightmare

A photo has emerged of a single suitcase left behind on a Qantas-operated tarmac, in the latest scandal to hit the airline. The photo was shared on Twitter by Australian singer Fanny Lumsden and captioned with a simple: “Lol Qantas.” It’s not known whether this was on an international or domestic flight. This comes as … Read more

Meghan and Harry turned on by former allies Zara and Mike Tindall

Meghan and Harry turned on by former allies Zara and Mike Tindall

Of all the photos of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Extraordinaire, of all the HRHs; the superstars like Sir Elton John and Ed Sheeran who took to the stage in front of Buckingham Palace for the $25 million concert; 71 jets and 200 horses, the absolute and utter best images are of the of the Windsors … Read more

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

Air NZ brings home its largest planes from US desert amid surging flight demand

Air NZ brings home its largest planes from US desert amid surging flight demand

Air New Zealand is bringing home its 777-300 after almost 700 days in an American desert. In 2020, the airline sent four of its largest planes – the 777-300ER – to a storage facility in Victorville, California, in the Mojave Desert amid Covid-19 decimating international travel. At that time it was unknown when they would … Read more

Vegan Air Canada passenger stunned at lack of airline meals

Vegan Air Canada passenger stunned at lack of airline meals

A woman was left stunned and annoyed after she ordered several vegan meals on a plane – but was served nothing more than a bottle of water during meal service. Miriam Porter, a travel blogger who goes by the TikTok handle ‘the kind traveller’, was on an Air Canada flight traveling from Toronto, Canada to … Read more

Airline IndiGo claims to have halved passenger disembarkation times

Airline IndiGo claims to have halved passenger disembarkation times

A low-cost airline has come up with what could be a game-changing idea to get passengers off airplanes quicker and keep the jets in the sky for longer. One of the frustrations of air travel is the slow process of leaving the aircraft, with passengers having to squeeze through a single left hand door at … Read more

Team hotels revealed, where will the Socceroos stay, how much does a room cost, latest, updates, news

Team hotels revealed, where will the Socceroos stay, how much does a room cost, latest, updates, news

The 32 football teams taking part in this year’s World Cup will be based in copies of Arabian palaces, in wellness resorts and luxury hotels where alcohol is banned, FIFA said Wednesday (AEST). According to a list released by the sport’s world governing body, 24 of the teams will be in bases — hotels but … Read more

Latrell Mitchell US trip price tag revealed, South Sydney vs Melbourne Storm, Rabbitohs, video

Latrell Mitchell US trip price tag revealed, South Sydney vs Melbourne Storm, Rabbitohs, video

If South Sydney is to go on a giant-killing run for the rest of the season, they may well look back on the small investment they made to send Latrell Mitchell to the United States earlier in the year. The 25-year-old was sent to the US earlier in the year after his second major hamstring … Read more