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Emirates growth issues less of a crisis than poor public reading skills?

Emirates growth issues less of a crisis than poor public reading skills?

Ben SandilandsJan 6, 201722 Comments

Emirates may have the world's largest fleet of A380s and 777s, but will a trade war change that?

China-UK 'blockade buster' export train is on its way to London

China-UK 'blockade buster' export train is on its way to London

Ben SandilandsJan 4, 201713 Comments

China's long game in economic power plays will see it put a train load of cheap imports into a London freight yard just as Donald Trump arrives at the White House

Will Boeing, or maybe China, take over the MH370 search in 2017?

Will Boeing, or maybe China, take over the MH370 search in 2017?

Ben SandilandsDec 31, 201632 Comments

The struggle between those who want to know the truth about MH370, and those who are prepared to let go and forget, is already underway

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Are tasers the next weapon in the airline war against their customers?

Are tasers the next weapon in the airline war against their customers?

Ben SandilandsDec 30, 201617 Comments

Will flying in Australia ever become so confrontational that tasers could be used against unruly passengers?

More of MH370 wing found in South Africa's Mossel Bay

More of MH370 wing found in South Africa's Mossel Bay

Ben SandilandsDec 25, 201653 Comments

More to think about for those intrigued by drift analysis

We aren't going to die of boredom in 2017

We aren't going to die of boredom in 2017

Ben SandilandsDec 24, 20169 Comments

Wishing everyone happy holidays and good fortune in 2017

The aircraft toilet and tiny seat revolt draws ever closer

The aircraft toilet and tiny seat revolt draws ever closer

Ben SandilandsDec 24, 201621 Comments

The day of reckoning for airlines that physically hurt and humiliate passengers in the name of efficiency is coming over the horizon

Did Australia unilaterally end MH370 search as success looms large?

Did Australia unilaterally end MH370 search as success looms large?

Ben SandilandsDec 22, 20164 Comments

There are moments when a straight answer seems so hard to get

Are these the 3.5 minutes that sealed MH370's fate?

Are these the 3.5 minutes that sealed MH370's fate?

Ben SandilandsDec 22, 201634 Comments

Is this not the most plausible and closely argued scenario for the causes of the loss of MH370 yet advanced?

Why the ATSB hasn't been searching in the wrong place for MH370

Why the ATSB hasn't been searching in the wrong place for MH370

Ben SandilandsDec 21, 20167 Comments

The cheap shots being fired at the MH370 searchers are particularly nasty and ignorant

Govt ready to seize opportunity to end Sydney's airport monopoly

Govt ready to seize opportunity to end Sydney's airport monopoly

Ben SandilandsDec 21, 201620 Comments

For tens of million of abused Sydney Airport users, could sweet revenge be at hand?

New final MH370 search zone defined in latest ATSB study

New final MH370 search zone defined in latest ATSB study

Ben SandilandsDec 20, 20166 Comments

MH370 partners have decided it makes sense to look into the depths of a final 25,000 square km sea floor search zone in south Indian Ocean

Deal or no deal? Sydney Airport told 2nd airport could cost it $5 billion

Deal or no deal? Sydney Airport told 2nd airport could cost it $5 billion

Ben SandilandsDec 20, 201613 Comments

How much would Sydney's existing airport pay for 99 year monopoly control over a 2nd Sydney airport?

SingaporeAir, Qantas, Qatar Airways, circle each other's airport strategies

SingaporeAir, Qantas, Qatar Airways, circle each other's airport strategies

Ben SandilandsDec 19, 20167 Comments

Taken in isolation, recent moves by Qantas, Qatar Airways and Singapore Airlines are impressive. Connect the dots and it seems a battle of the hub airports is imminent

MH370 sleuth exposed as fool when tide goes out on claimed wreckage location

MH370 sleuth exposed as fool when tide goes out on claimed wreckage location

Ben SandilandsDec 19, 20163 Comments

An American ship tracker Mike Chillit who said satellite images showed possible MH370 wreckage has been accused of plagiarism of research which also led him to make easily disproved claims

Etihad and Lufthansa move ever closer together against .. who?

Etihad and Lufthansa move ever closer together against .. who?

Ben SandilandsDec 17, 20162 Comments

There is a change of rhetoric going on between Lufthansa and Etihad that might remind us of Qantas and Emirates before they became best friends

Airbus A321 NEO is now sky legal for airline service

Airbus A321 NEO is now sky legal for airline service

Ben SandilandsDec 16, 20167 Comments

The plane to watch as airlines rediscover the operational virtues of a 757 sized single aisle jet design is much closer to service entry

The last ship starts the last swing through MH370 search area

The last ship starts the last swing through MH370 search area

Ben SandilandsDec 14, 20164 Comments

Somewhere in the sunless depths of a cruel sea MH370 keeps its secrets

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