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Does society unwittingly subsidise the likes of Uber or Jetstar?

Does society unwittingly subsidise the likes of Uber or Jetstar?

Please consider this Guardian analysis on the true cost of low fare transport, but keep in mind it might be flawed

The perils of reporting Ryanair’s activities and ambitions

The perils of reporting Ryanair’s activities and ambitions

The scary, funny and enormously successful Michael O'Leary has ambitions for basket case Alitalia

Etihad pursues a path more conventional after investment calamities

Etihad pursues a path more conventional after investment calamities

Etihad's investment strategy implosion is starting to cause major ripples around the world

New Planes, Tighter seats for CX but roomier ones for Virgin Australia cabins

New Planes, Tighter seats for CX but roomier ones for Virgin Australia cabins

Virgin Australia goes against the tide with more room in economy, for a small price

British Airways ‘improves’ short haul flights with even tighter seating

British Airways ‘improves’ short haul flights with even tighter seating

Is British Airways telling us that it's going to be nothing more than a bigger low cost carrier?

Report from the front line on BA’s war (?) on big people

Report from the front line on BA’s war (?) on big people

It’s less than a day since this reporter saw at least four very large passengers some of whom might have been your typical average American adults suffer a flight in British Airways’ new Club Europe cabin on an A319 flying from London Heathrow to Toulouse.

The Battle for Heathrow, and much more, is on yet again

The Battle for Heathrow, and much more, is on yet again

The likelihood that Irish carrier Aer Lingus will accept a takeover bid from IAG,  the company that owns British Airways and Spanish flag carrier Iberia is the stuff of battles left, right and centre and the “fun” is expected to begin from all quarters later this week.

India’s largest airline places massive new order for A320 NEOs

India’s largest airline places massive new order for A320 NEOs

Having previously ordered  280 Airbus A320s  (100 A320 CEOs and 180 A320 NEOs) India’s largest domestic carrier IndiGo has just signed an MoU for a further 250 A320 NEOs.

Boeing, Ryanair bring wet-your-pants cheap flights closer

Boeing, Ryanair bring wet-your-pants cheap flights closer

Now draws closer the hour(s) of our incontinency as well as discontent. Even piddling little flights lasting only 40 minutes between take off and touch down can take more than an hour when you add in taxying times, air traffic delays and a lack of immediately free gates or even hard stands.

Sales fall so Ryanair will try a charm offensive

Sales fall so Ryanair will try a charm offensive

In an somewhat stunning about face, the CEO of Ryanair, Michael O’Leary has said he will stop the airline doing things that ‘p*ss’ passengers off.