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Did Malaysia fighter jet chase flight MH370 after it went off course?

Did Malaysia fighter jet chase flight MH370 after it went off course?

Ben SandilandsMar 4, 20174 Comments

That graphic Malaysia showed to MH370 next-of-kin keeps reminding us that the authorities have a lot of explaining to do

SingaporeAir flew too close to mountains near Canberra last month

SingaporeAir flew too close to mountains near Canberra last month

Ben SandilandsMar 2, 201715 Comments

Singapore Airlines loses track of altitude near Canberra while the ATSB gets lost in its own backyard

Farside of the Moon looks truly far out for two space tourists

Farside of the Moon looks truly far out for two space tourists

Ben SandilandsFeb 28, 20176 Comments

Is the farside of the moon a good place to use paying passengers as space flight test pilots?

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It's time to end the nonsense about 2nd Sydney Airport rail fantasies

It's time to end the nonsense about 2nd Sydney Airport rail fantasies

Ben SandilandsFeb 28, 201720 Comments

Who are these interests trying to load up a $5 bn Sydney West airport with a $25 bn high speed rail fantasy?

Why an airline called Norwegian is of interest in Australia

Why an airline called Norwegian is of interest in Australia

Ben SandilandsFeb 27, 201711 Comments

How long before Australia is surrounded by offshore low cost carriers flying its domestic routes?

Qantas 787 premium Y seats anything but dreamy

Qantas 787 premium Y seats anything but dreamy

Ben SandilandsFeb 25, 201730 Comments

How could Qantas get key passenger needs so wrong on its new 787-9s?

GA peak body to conduct independent inquiry into Essendon DFO crash

GA peak body to conduct independent inquiry into Essendon DFO crash

Ben SandilandsFeb 23, 201723 Comments

AOPA is concerned official crash investigation might leave out safety issues arising from position of DFO shopping centre beside runway

Qantas reveals a wide new premium economy seat for 787s

Qantas reveals a wide new premium economy seat for 787s

Ben SandilandsFeb 23, 20174 Comments

Qantas has flagged a premium economy emphasis in future marketing with a seat that offers relief from the terrible things being done in ordinary Y class cabins everywhere

Qantas first half year results drop statutory profit by one quarter

Ben SandilandsFeb 23, 2017

All things considered, Qantas has reported strong results in a weaker trading environment in the December half year

ETA for re-done Pel-Air crash report now set for this March

ETA for re-done Pel-Air crash report now set for this March

Ben SandilandsFeb 22, 20172 Comments

It's now likely that the re-done final investigative report into the Pel-Air crash in 2009 will be published before MH370 is found

Just where did MH370 track after crossing peninsula?

Just where did MH370 track after crossing peninsula?

Ben SandilandsFeb 22, 20178 Comments

The newest 'sane' paper on aspects of the MH370 mystery also underlines less than full disclosure of vital information by Malaysian authorities

How Victoria screwed up land use near Melbourne's airports

How Victoria screwed up land use near Melbourne's airports

Ben SandilandsFeb 22, 201711 Comments

Somewhere in the burned out debris there should be evidence of a cockpit voice recorder

Essendon B200 crash similar to Sydney disaster in 1980

Essendon B200 crash similar to Sydney disaster in 1980

Ben SandilandsFeb 21, 201721 Comments

The Essendon plane crash this morning is the fourth major disaster involving King Air 200s in Australia

Trump praises newest Dreamliner the 787-10 as all American made

Trump praises newest Dreamliner the 787-10 as all American made

Ben SandilandsFeb 18, 201724 Comments

Australian cities are expected to get some of the first 787-10 services to Singapore from next year, but will we fit into the seats?

Virgin Australia says more about Hong Kong, China flights

Virgin Australia says more about Hong Kong, China flights

Ben SandilandsFeb 17, 20173 Comments

Virgin Australia quietly pushes 737 MAX program further into the future

Sydney Airport publishes more ransom notes in general media

Sydney Airport publishes more ransom notes in general media

Ben SandilandsFeb 17, 201718 Comments

That whining noise you hear in Sydney this morning doesn't comes from jet engines but the owners of the city's airport

Just how good or bad is Australia at managing air traffic control safety?

Just how good or bad is Australia at managing air traffic control safety?

Ben SandilandsFeb 15, 201725 Comments

It seems that air safety in Australia remains entirely a matter of business efficiency and $$$ government fees

Emirates chief eyes smaller jets for Dubai's giant new airport

Emirates chief eyes smaller jets for Dubai's giant new airport

Ben SandilandsFeb 14, 201722 Comments

Emirates gives a glimpse of how it might change once it breaks free of the confines of Dubai's present airport

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