Ben SandilandsMay 20, 201741 Comments
Virgin Australia isn’t going to succeed by becoming a super-Qantas product, or even one which charges more ancillary fees that its stronger competitor
Ben SandilandsMay 5, 201716 Comments
More safety issues with the infamous Virgin Australia ATR 72 incidents of 2014 have emerged
Ben SandilandsApr 17, 201715 Comments
Is 'sweating the asset' and screwing the customer really the way to lift airline profits?
Ben SandilandsApr 13, 20174 Comments
Two key days are about to round out the Boeing's 737 MAX Family
Ben SandilandsApr 5, 20179 Comments
Virgin Australia throws everything at Qantas on the Melbourne-Los Angeles route
Ben SandilandsApr 1, 201710 Comments
Virgin Australia goes against the tide with more room in economy, for a small price
Ben SandilandsMar 21, 201711 Comments
The Australia-greater China market is even more interesting now that Virgin has played its Hong Kong card
Ben SandilandsMar 9, 20177 Comments
Don't expect the new airline lobby to bust airport parking rip-offs, but they may force runway and airspace upgrades
Ben SandilandsFeb 25, 201730 Comments
How could Qantas get key passenger needs so wrong on its new 787-9s?
Ben SandilandsFeb 17, 20173 Comments
Virgin Australia quietly pushes 737 MAX program further into the future
Ben SandilandsFeb 3, 201715 Comments
Virgin Australia's low cost brand Tiger has given up on Bali after another rebuff by Jakarta
Ben SandilandsFeb 2, 20171 Comment
Etihad and Lufthansa's joint media event tonight was all about Peace being less painful than War
Ben SandilandsJan 16, 20174 Comments
As the agony over Bali flights drags on maybe naming an airline after an animal routinely hunted into extinction was a bad idea
Ben SandilandsDec 30, 201617 Comments
Will flying in Australia ever become so confrontational that tasers could be used against unruly passengers?
Ben SandilandsDec 7, 20167 Comments
Maybe Virgin should try rephrasing minor incidents that take jets out of service
Ben SandilandsDec 4, 201610 Comments
Unlimited risks and rewards come to air routes between Australia and China
Ben SandilandsNov 16, 20165 Comments
There was some good news at Virgin Australia's AGM, but the topics that excite consumers aren't yet ShowTime ready
Ben SandilandsNov 4, 20164 Comments
In the jungle of low cost airline competition, the Tigerair brand might be strong enough to resist extinction
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