Ben SandilandsAug 29, 201717 Comments
Brisbane gets a boost from second Qantas 787 base as competing airlines left guessing which routes they will fly
Ben SandilandsAug 29, 20171 Comment
Etihad's investment strategy implosion is starting to cause major ripples around the world
Ben SandilandsAug 27, 201730 Comments
Even if Airbus and Boeing come up with what Qantas wants, it could be undone by ATC reform inertia
Ben SandilandsAug 25, 201713 Comments
Despite a profit dip Qantas has a lot of good news to deliver this morning
Ben SandilandsAug 25, 20178 Comments
Qantas is again throwing down the non-stop gauntlet to Airbus and Boeing, but there are 'catches'
Ben SandilandsAug 23, 20175 Comments
The Kiwis may be about to prove that they are much nicer to deal with than robotic automatons at airports
Ben SandilandsAug 22, 20177 Comments
Cathay Pacific, and maybe Swiss, signal that they aren't waiting for Boeing's NMA or MoM or whatever it might be
Ben SandilandsAug 21, 20176 Comments
If the rush is on for 'basic' economy seat pricing, why not clearly tell the customer what this really means?
Ben SandilandsAug 17, 201747 Comments
It's been a tad chaotic for customers for peak summer flights between Sydney and Hong Kong today but 'big things' are happening
Ben SandilandsAug 17, 201710 Comments
Will the need for a resumed MH370 search get a 'look in' from an Australian government in crisis, even with long awaited new information on satellite imagery and drift analyses?
Ben SandilandsAug 16, 201714 Comments
It loses huge sums of money, has an inability to deal with rogue drivers, but now wants to introduced flying ride services to Sydney or Melbourne. Does Uber think we are that stupid?
Ben SandilandsAug 15, 20171 Comment
Singapore Airlines isn't holding back in developing Brisbane as a critically important gateway city for Australia with these new A350 deployments
Ben SandilandsAug 15, 201715 Comments
There are moments when the noise of regular reporting falls quiet and other issues are heard
Ben SandilandsAug 10, 20177 Comments
Australia's main airline customers continue to be 'spoiled rotten' as Virgin improves its financial situation
Ben SandilandsAug 6, 201716 Comments
Norwegian has some bold ideas for shaking up longer distance low cost flying, despite hitting some financial turbulence
Ben SandilandsAug 3, 20177 Comments
An apparently well resourced privately funded offer to keep looking for MH370 puts the Australian, Malaysian and Chinese authorities on the spot
Ben SandilandsAug 2, 201720 Comments
Do bigger passengers in smaller seats reduce air safety in an emergency evacuation?
Ben SandilandsJul 31, 201717 Comments
Some unwelcome but probably essential changes to transport security are imminent in Australia