Crikey's aviation blogger Ben Sandilands passed away on Friday after a long illness.
Jetstar shows it knows how to conjure up extra jets worth of capacity for nothing, but at very personal customer cost
2013 has taught this slow learner not to make any predictions for 2014. However for those who have travelled with Plane Talking and offered their thoughts, criticisms, and always valued insights please accept my thanks and very best wishes for the holiday season. It’s been a good discussion.
Boeing has come up with a stunning, beautiful and perhaps a little bit brave 787 Dreamliner Flight Tracker which follows in real time through Flightaware and overlaid on Google Earth every Dreamliner in the skies.
The Corinne Namblard controversy at Qantas has ended with her resignation.
The rotten governmental oversight of Japan's nuclear industry before Fukushima may have been visited on the country's involvement in the 787 project, as a key official admits a deliberate easing of safety requirements
As a keen but increasingly troubled reader of the AFR this morning’s contribution to the search for a 2nd Sydney Airport site saga suggests severe quality failures at the paper.
While the integrity of the electrical systems and lithium ion batteries on 787 Dreamliners remain centre stage the failures of management at Boeing and public administration at the FAA are increasingly difficult to avoid
Dick Smith and the writer have disagreed about almost everything since we became friends, and rivals, as rock climbers in the 1960s, after being part of successive attempts on Balls Pyramid near Lord Howe Island. But the prime time censorship of his Australia Day ‘Dick Smith Foods’ TV commercial is ridiculous and creepy. You can […]