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NEW PLANES: AirAsia and Hawaiian Airlines announce aircraft orders

We love the smell of new planes in the morning. Actually, that might be the routine scent of burnt toast wafting over from the office kitchen.

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WATCH: footage from inside South African plane crash that injured two Qantas pilots

Footage has emerged from the vintage plane crash in South Africa that left two dead and critically injured two Qantas pilots.

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Virgin to introduce international flights from Newcastle

In other news, we can now walk up the office stairs without getting a stitch! Ok, that was a lie, but at least we don’t beg our colleagues for piggybacks anymore.

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Singapore Airline named best carrier at Skytrax World Airline Awards

It’s the Oscars for Airlines! We asked to fly over but apparently we “aren’t an airline” and “can’t just fly first class wherever we want”.

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Big Fat Airline Wrap

We wish this week was short and sweet, like this airline wrap, but unfortunately, it’s extra long and dull. Until we have another coffee, that is.

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‘Vaping pilot’ caused Air China flight to drop 20,000 feet

Ah vaping. Not only does it make you look like a wanker, it’s now responsible for a major aeroplane malfunction.

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Get your fairy-bread fix at Qantas’ kids foodie pop-up

Sadly, the airline’s new ‘Kids Quisine’ is not for adults, but we will still try our hardest to trick the lounge employees into giving us some fairy bread.

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Ryanair flight leaves passengers ‘bleeding from their ears’

If you’re afraid of flying then we suggest you skip this one. On the other hand, if you love a good flight mishap yarn then this is your lucky day.

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Virgin ups its short haul international services

The airline is adding an impressive 65 return services! Which has almost brought us out of our Monday morning slump. Almost.

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Air China pilots accused of smoking in the cockpit

Pilots lighting up mid-flight may have caused a plane to drop 19,000 feet. Meanwhile, a busted light bulb in our office building caused us to drop down two flights of stairs this morning.

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David Gonski to take a seat at Sydney Airport board

Celebrations all round at Sydney Airport this morning. We’re celebrating in spirit with a glass of three-week-old wine we found in the office fridge.

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Two Qantas pilots injured in South Africa plane crash

One Australian pilot is in a critical condition and another was injured after a vintage plane slammed into a building. Two others were killed in the crash.

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