Qantas announces plans for nonstop flights from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to New York and London by 2022

Qantas has announced it will launch non-stop flights from Australia’s eastern capitals to New York and London by 2022 – if Airbus or Boeing can deliver a plane capable of flying the distance. The airline has thrown down the challenge to the world’s two largest plane manufacturers to deliver an aircraft that can fly from

BA strike 2017 – Why are the August strikes happening, when will the walkout end and why have British Airways cabin crew gone on strike?

Thousands of cabin crew workers have walked out in the latest protest over pay during airports’ busiest time of year. BRITISH Airways cabin crew spent much of the summer on strike. With yet more industrial action now underway here’s how to find out the details of the latest walkout, whether or not your flight will be

Couple accused of sex on Southwest flight ‘couldn’t control themselves,’ Las Vegas airport spokesman says

A couple accused of engaging in sex acts on a Southwest flight Saturday were met by Las Vegas police upon landing but aren’t facing charges, according to KVVU-TV. On the flight from Atlanta to Las Vegas, crew members confronted the passengers and told them to stop, but the passengers continued their activities. Police were called and met the

Hundreds of families STILL waiting for British Airways to pay out after IT glitch caused travel chaos

HUNDREDS of disgruntled passengers have complained about delays in receiving compensation after a British Airways IT failure caused chaos for more than 75,000 travellers. BA’s computer meltdown across the Bank Holiday weekend in May left thousands of passengers stranded, facing huge delays or with lost luggage. Under EU rules the airline must pay compensation to customers

Boeing to deliver aircraft from Zhoushan

Boeing Co aims to deliver its first single-aisle B737 MAX 10 aircraft by 2020. The narrow-body plane is mainly built at the company’s Seattle-based factories. But up to 100 of the single-aisle B737 MAX series aircraft are expected to be rolled out from its Chinese factory in Zhoushan to local customers. The Boeing plant in