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Air Canada to fly three Dreamliner 787s to Australia daily

Air Canada to fly three Dreamliner 787s to Australia daily

Canada mounts tourism mountain in Oz, and wants a bit of the US on the side

Malaysia Airlines non-bomb incident near Melbourne

Malaysia Airlines non-bomb incident near Melbourne

What happened when a passenger falsely claimed to have a bomb on board

Singapore Airlines cleared over Melbourne 777 tail strike incident

Singapore Airlines cleared over Melbourne 777 tail strike incident

That much reported tail strike incident involving a SingaporeAir jet at MEL turns out to have been a case of exemplary piloting when things didn't go as planned

Will A4ANZ lobby seek third runway for Melbourne Airport?

Will A4ANZ lobby seek third runway for Melbourne Airport?

Don't expect the new airline lobby to bust airport parking rip-offs, but they may force runway and airspace upgrades

Is a witch hunt over the SingaporeAir tailstrike at Melbourne OK?

Is a witch hunt over the SingaporeAir tailstrike at Melbourne OK?

This looks like a case of everyone doing the right thing

ATSB takes three years to investigate pushback bingle

ATSB takes three years to investigate pushback bingle

Australia's safety investigator exhaustively concludes that airlines need to keep a sharp lookout while reversing their jets. Really? Yes.

Passenger video gives inside view of ATC screw up at Melbourne Airport

Passenger video gives inside view of ATC screw up at Melbourne Airport

*Updated with YouTube link ABC News, and possibly the commercial networks, will tonight air an inflight passenger video of a set of near collisions involving two Qantas 737s and an Emirates 777 at Melbourne Airport last July.

Ice makes a rare impact on Australian flights

Ice makes a rare impact on Australian flights

While frost is relatively common over many Australian airports, delays caused by aircraft icing like those being reported from Melbourne Airport this morning are rare.

Virgin Australia gets wake up call over botched Melbourne 777 approach

Virgin Australia gets wake up call over botched Melbourne 777 approach

Less than a week after the ATSB pinged Qantas for a seriously too low A330 approach to Melbourne Airport it has called out Virgin Australia for flying much too low to the same airport in a Boeing 777.

Etihad upgrades Melbourne to double daily Abu Dhabi flights

Etihad upgrades Melbourne to double daily Abu Dhabi flights

To take the contest to Emirates and Qantas from any major city Etihad needs at least a double daily service in its own right, and will double its Melbourne frequency to two 777-300ERs from 1 August.