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Scoot begs for free fare plugs from a media that is deaf and near death

Scoot begs for free fare plugs from a media that is deaf and near death

Scoot has dished up its first big discount sale in Australia after swallowing the Tigerair networks in Asia

On Moon Day 48 SpaceX says its first space passengers must ‘be brave’

On Moon Day 48 SpaceX says its first space passengers must ‘be brave’

To those readers who saw Apollo 11 fly to the moon and back, happy Moon Day 48

Etihad’s Darwinian evolution falls extinct, who is next?

Etihad’s Darwinian evolution falls extinct, who is next?

Darwin Airline's evolution as an Etihad investment in regional European flights has turned fossil

Singapore Airlines flies into smoother skies, for a month at least

Singapore Airlines flies into smoother skies, for a month at least

Not everything is gloomy in the airline game, with the SingaporeAir group getting on top of the problem of excess capacity

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MH17 three years on festers as an evil that benefited no one

MH17 three years on festers as an evil that benefited no one

All we can say of MH17 is that evil was done three years ago, to no apparent purpose at all

ATSB writes massive report avoiding key issue in 2013 Mildura fog crisis

ATSB writes massive report avoiding key issue in 2013 Mildura fog crisis

Somehow the ATSB has done a research report on the Mildura fog crisis of 2013 that doesn't mention the 737s didn't have to carry enough fuel to prevent it happening

The good oil on fuel price effects, and an off-screen turf war

The good oil on fuel price effects, and an off-screen turf war

Analysis by IBISWorld on the fragile benefits of lower aviation fuel prices also begs the question as to why it has been released to the free media

Two missing but vital factors in High Speed Rail reporting in Australia

Two missing but vital factors in High Speed Rail reporting in Australia

Why we need to get 'real' about high speed rail in Australia

Virgin’s Asia era takes off, but some ‘exciting’ questions persist

Virgin’s Asia era takes off, but some ‘exciting’ questions persist

Virgin pitches for China's new gold mountain, but we'd like to know more

US laptop ban collapses with no evidence of claims of original mini-bomb threat

US laptop ban collapses with no evidence of claims of original mini-bomb threat

It has taken more than three months for the US to back down on apparently fictitious claims of a micro bomb risk on selected ME carriers and routes

Withheld MH370 data supports official claims of high speed impact

Withheld MH370 data supports official claims of high speed impact

No doubt to the frustration of conspiracy theorists the missing signals from MH370 endorse the ATSB's most likely scenario for the jet's final moments

How Jetstar (and others) avoided a crash similar to Air France AF447

How Jetstar (and others) avoided a crash similar to Air France AF447

After all the controversy over Air France AF447 a short ATSB report about a Jetstar incident shows how good safety cultures can avoid tragedy

Adelaide has a new way to avoid Sydney connections to US

Adelaide has a new way to avoid Sydney connections to US

CONFESSION Stopping over in Fiji is addictive. You may miss your connections

Turbulence at top, or business as usual, for Virgin Australia?

Does a dive down the exit chute by Virgin's group executive John Thomas means things will be better or worse for its 'guests'?

Trump dropping cabin computer ban, but media too deferential to say so

Trump dropping cabin computer ban, but media too deferential to say so

Airlines world wide will be relieved as Trump administration signals it is giving up on cabin computer carry on bans

Melbourne Airport rail, and the case for a simple solution

Melbourne Airport rail, and the case for a simple solution

Melbourne has a wonderful chance to do a sensible airport rail link, if it doesn't get 'gold plated'

What Malaysia Airlines really thinks about its Airbus A380s

What Malaysia Airlines really thinks about its Airbus A380s

Is Malaysia Airlines right about the future strength of Airbus A380s in high volume air transport?

Why did AirAsia X fly a crippled jet away from a nearby airport in WA yesterday?

Why did AirAsia X fly a crippled jet away from a nearby airport in WA yesterday?

There are some deeply troubling questions to ask about this latest AirAsia X incident in Australian skies