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MH17 two years on, and Abbott continues to ignore airline's role in atrocity

MH17 two years on, and Abbott continues to ignore airline's role in atrocity

Ben SandilandsJul 17, 201610 Comments

Tony Abbott's claimed yearnings for justice for the victims of the MH17 atrocity don't add up when all of the evidence is taken into account

Boeing at 100, and its illustrious life changing jets

Boeing at 100, and its illustrious life changing jets

Ben SandilandsJul 16, 20165 Comments

If Boeing becomes seized by the same passions that brought about the 707s, 727s, 767s and 747s, the start of its second century could make everyone happy

Flights in or near Turkey are in chaos at this hour

Flights in or near Turkey are in chaos at this hour

Ben SandilandsJul 16, 20164 Comments

Airline operations centres will be shifting hundreds of flights to avoid Turkish airspace for an uncertain period

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Norwegian buys the Airbus A321 LR NEO pitch that it replaces 757s

Norwegian buys the Airbus A321 LR NEO pitch that it replaces 757s

Ben SandilandsJul 14, 201610 Comments

Some analysts thought Farnborough would bring about clarity as to Boeing's MoM and MAX intentions. It looks as though we were wrong

Airbus wins a trophy order from Air Asia for 100 A321 NEOs

Airbus wins a trophy order from Air Asia for 100 A321 NEOs

Ben SandilandsJul 13, 20168 Comments

Discomfort is going to become an even bigger earner for Air Asia as it orders the largest Airbus single aisle jet

Airbus and Boeing predict the same future but in different sized jets

Airbus and Boeing predict the same future but in different sized jets

Ben SandilandsJul 12, 20161 Comment

Farnborough Airshow awash with more water than orders as rivals Airbus and Boeing predict the size and scope of air travel

Airbus says 0.5m pilots needed to keep jets flying in near future

Airbus says 0.5m pilots needed to keep jets flying in near future

Ben SandilandsJul 12, 20163 Comments

There is a problem with the future of flight for those who see cheap seats as a social entitlement. There aren't enough pilots, and no-one seems to give a stuff

Air Asia reported to be making HK, China moves

Air Asia reported to be making HK, China moves

Ben SandilandsJul 11, 20162 Comments

Air Asia may be making smart moves in Hong Kong, but can it make a breakthrough when it comes to the potential of the trans border low cost model in this hemisphere?

Huh! Boeing MoM jet could be a 787-3, or an A321 LR NEO?

Huh! Boeing MoM jet could be a 787-3, or an A321 LR NEO?

Ben SandilandsJul 9, 20165 Comments

It looks possible that the much anticipated Boeing middle-of-the-market jet might be something it and competitor Airbus are already making

CSeries 100 becomes most hygienic as well as newest airliner

CSeries 100 becomes most hygienic as well as newest airliner

Ben SandilandsJul 7, 20163 Comments

The Canadians are reported to have come up with a jet that solves one of air travels seldom written about problems

MH370 search could extend into spring or summer months

MH370 search could extend into spring or summer months

Ben SandilandsJul 6, 20163 Comments

Nature is definitely on the side of those urging a longer search for MH370, although calls for a wider search haven't yet met with official success

Tigerair Australia to replace all of its A320s with 737s

Tigerair Australia to replace all of its A320s with 737s

Ben SandilandsJul 6, 201613 Comments

Virgin Australia and its Tigerair franchise are continuing moves to turn into a simplified group flying only one type of wide body and single aisle jets across their combined networks

NASA lies about Jupiter probe, media swallows it

NASA lies about Jupiter probe, media swallows it

Ben SandilandsJul 5, 201613 Comments

Why has NASA lied about its latest Jupiter probe Juno? Has PR become more important than science truth?

Boeing raises profile of new jet projects before Farnborough opens

Boeing raises profile of new jet projects before Farnborough opens

Ben SandilandsJul 2, 20162 Comments

The war of words between the jet makers before major airshows is off to a good start with Boeing revving up the crowd before the gates to Farnborough open

Another Sydney commuter dream? Short higher speed rail!

Another Sydney commuter dream? Short higher speed rail!

Ben SandilandsJun 30, 201614 Comments

Want a fast train in Australia? How about starting with short, high frequency routes financed by housing developers?

Emirates hires the top gun when it comes to airlines in crisis

Emirates hires the top gun when it comes to airlines in crisis

Ben SandilandsJun 28, 20164 Comments

Malaysia Airlines' CEO Christoph Mueller to join Emirates, whose President Tim Clark has rejected the official narratives about MH370

Independent analysis says Tanzania object is from MH370

Independent analysis says Tanzania object is from MH370

Ben SandilandsJun 27, 20166 Comments

How this Indian Ocean find has been comprehensively linked to MH370

Australia urged to change MH370 search zone by independent expert review

Australia urged to change MH370 search zone by independent expert review

Ben SandilandsJun 27, 20163 Comments

As more pieces of MH370 are found, the more the apparent failure of the sea floor search adds to pressure for a review

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