• QANTAS adds Orange to its domestic network

    QANTAS adds Orange to its domestic network0

    QANTAS will add Orange, New South Wales to its domestic network from 01 May 2020. Flights will be operated 11 times weekly from Sydney with subsidiary regional carrier Eastern Australia Airlines under the QANTASLink brand. All flights will be operated by the Dash-8 Series 300 turboprop aircraft. The introduction of these QANTAS flights on the

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  • Air Italy facing closure

    Air Italy facing closure0

    Air Italy is at risk of closing according to various sources within the airline and as being reported in the Italian media. In 2019, the carrier reported a lost of around 200 million euros. A shareholder’s meeting will be held in Milan on 11 February to decide the carrier’s fate. Over a thousand airline employees

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  • Virgin Australia ends services to Hong Kong

    Virgin Australia ends services to Hong Kong0

    Virgin Australia has just announced that it terminate its daily A330 Sydney – Hong Kong services from 02 March 2020. This is in addition to the previously announced axing of its Melbourne – Hong Kong flights which will end on 10 February 2020. This effectively means Virgin Australia will permanently withdraw from the Hong Kong

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  • QANTAS selects Airbus for its Sunrise flights

    QANTAS selects Airbus for its Sunrise flights0

    QANTAS has today announced that Airbus has been selected as the preferred aircraft manufacturer for its proposed ultra long-haul flights “Sunrise” flights. The airline has selected the Airbus A350-1000 series aircraft over the yet to fly competing Boeing 777X. QANTAS however has not yet committed to placing an actual order for the A350-1000 as this

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  • Final QANTAS 747 scheduled services for Los Angeles, Brisbane and Hong Kong

    Final QANTAS 747 scheduled services for Los Angeles, Brisbane and Hong Kong0

    After over 34 years of non-stop trans-Pacific 747 services, QANTAS operated its last regularly scheduled 747 flight to Los Angeles on 28 November 2018. The last flight, flying as QF55 from Brisbane to Los Angeles, was operated by aircraft registration VH-OJS, a Boeing 747-438 named ‘Hamilton Island, delivered new to the airline on 30 September

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  • Australia places restrictions on Indonesia’s Lion Air

    Australia places restrictions on Indonesia’s Lion Air0

    The crash involving Indonesia’s Lion Air on 29 October 2018, has led the Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) issuing a statement which involves travel restrictions. Flight JT610, a regularly scheduled domestic service from Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta Airport to Pangkalpinang, operated by newly delivered Boeing 737-8 MAX, crashed into the Java sea approximately

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