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Bali flights getting 'ruined' again by volcanic ash

Bali flights getting 'ruined' again by volcanic ash

Ben SandilandsSep 28, 2016

What you need to know about volcanoes and airline safety when flying to Bali

Airbus preps its biggest A350 and starts A330NEO assembly

Airbus preps its biggest A350 and starts A330NEO assembly

Ben SandilandsSep 28, 2016

A new life for the A330 line and the largest yet version of the A350 are coming together in Toulouse

Cathay Pacific farewells the 747, thanks for the memories

Cathay Pacific farewells the 747, thanks for the memories

Ben SandilandsSep 27, 20164 Comments

Once so great, now so rare, Cathay Pacific is about to fly its last 747-400 passenger service

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The missing factor in claim MH370 search is stopping just short of predicted location

The missing factor in claim MH370 search is stopping just short of predicted location

Ben SandilandsSep 26, 20165 Comments

The ATSB has good reasons to exclude the Captain Hardy site for MH370 from its search, but are they good enough?

Qantaslink 'not an emergency' incident descends into semantics

Ben SandilandsSep 23, 20164 Comments

A Qantaslink and earlier Jetstar incident in the last 24 hours have been added to the ATSB's workload

ATSB unable to link 'burnt' objects to MH370

ATSB unable to link 'burnt' objects to MH370

Ben SandilandsSep 22, 20161 Comment

What looked like a breakthrough in solving the MH370 mystery hasn't been confirmed by incomplete forensic analysis

Hawaiian thinks about using A380s to counter ANA doing same

Hawaiian thinks about using A380s to counter ANA doing same

Ben SandilandsSep 22, 20169 Comments

Will it be A380s at ten paces between All Nippon Airways and Hawaiian?

Canberra is 'international' again, and this time it's for real

Canberra is 'international' again, and this time it's for real

Ben SandilandsSep 21, 20167 Comments

The question now is who will make the second move as Canberra gets its first wide-body international flights

Virgin Australia restores Melbourne LAX 777s and puts A330s on Perth-Abu Dhabi

Ben SandilandsSep 20, 20168 Comments

It might only have small wide body fleets but Virgin Australia is working them like there is no tomorrow

Has Sydney's existing airport train found its Waterloo?

Has Sydney's existing airport train found its Waterloo?

Ben SandilandsSep 16, 20167 Comments

Almost as an aside an options paper for new rail links to Sydney's 2nd airport makes a startling proposal for fixing the problems with the trains that stop at its current single airport

Qantas to replace Jetstar on Melbourne-Tokyo (Narita) route

Qantas to replace Jetstar on Melbourne-Tokyo (Narita) route

Ben SandilandsSep 16, 20164 Comments

Qantas comes back to Melbourne-Tokyo non-stops with faster full service products in a resurgent market

ATSB confirms largest find yet of wing section of MH370

ATSB confirms largest find yet of wing section of MH370

Ben SandilandsSep 15, 20166 Comments

It's official, a very large part of MH370's wing has been found, but its in two parts, one in Australia and the other in France

Values for used big jets are sick and not just for A380s

Values for used big jets are sick and not just for A380s

Ben SandilandsSep 15, 20169 Comments

Inflicting pain on customers has become an accounting necessity for modern airlines

US sets safety rule to stop cabin oxygen fires in jets like MH370

US sets safety rule to stop cabin oxygen fires in jets like MH370

Ben SandilandsSep 13, 201616 Comments

The FAA has acted to prevent a cabin oxygen fed fire in 777s of a type that may have caused the loss of MH370

Scorch marks on possible MH370 fragment could be a breakthrough

Ben SandilandsSep 11, 201621 Comments

This looks like a highly significant find, but working out precisely what it means could prove extremely difficult

How a glider and a regional turbo-prop nearly hit over Orange

How a glider and a regional turbo-prop nearly hit over Orange

Ben SandilandsSep 8, 20165 Comments

Gliders and airliners keep just missing each other at country airports and the ATSB spells out the risks in this close call earlier in the year

ATSB reports on cockpit cockup in AirAsiaX flight to KL

ATSB reports on cockpit cockup in AirAsiaX flight to KL

Ben SandilandsSep 7, 20168 Comments

An ATSB account of what happened to an AirAsiaX flight which went postal on its puzzled pilots

Emirates attacks Middle Earth, no Christchurch, with more A380s

Ben SandilandsSep 6, 20164 Comments

Daily Emirates A380s to Queenstown and Dunedin can't be far off after this announcement

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