Qantas is moving closer to a decision on buying ultra long-haul planes but says it has binned plans to fit the planes out with gyms, children's play areas and bunk beds
Reporter for The Age
Qantas has set its sights on big-spending shoppers to grow its fledgling financial services business, as its switches the focus of its loyalty scheme from frequent flyers to "frequent buyers".
Great service and probably the best food I've ever eaten at altitude.
Australian airlines more than double their average airfares on high-demand days of travel, previously unpublished data shows.
Virgin Australia has announced a major redevelopment of its Melbourne Airport domestic terminal.
An outage at Sydney Airport air traffic control has grounded flights in and out of the country's largest airport.
Qantas is dropping Dubai from its network in a major shake-up that repositions it towards the booming Asian market.
Jetstar has started charging passengers to travel with babies on their laps during domestic and international flights.
Virgin Australia has commenced its new direct route from Melbourne to Los Angeles.
In-flight internet access is shaping up as a key battleground for Australia's two major airlines.
The US and UK have implemented bans on electronic devices larger than phones being brought on board for travellers flying via several Middle Eastern airports.
Virgin Australia has confirmed Melbourne will be its Australian destination for a new service to Hong Kong starting mid-year.
A brain surgeon whose finger was jammed in a plane's fold-out tray table during a journey from Brisbane to the United Kingdom is suing over his physical and psychological injuries.
Australians holidaymakers are starting the year with news to make an overseas trip harder to resist.
Qantas' first Dreamliner 787 route will be a direct flight between Melbourne and Los Angeles, commencing in December 2017.