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Aviation

Emirates kills reports A380s are dead, orders 36 jets

by Daisy Doctor

Just when we thought A380 jumbo jets were heading for the exit, it turns out they’re only just taking flight. Ok, we admit that pun was a little stretched.

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Aviation

Over-clothed man kicked off flight

by Daisy Doctor

If there’s one thing you can be certain of in travel news it’s a passenger doing something weird and live-tweeting the whole event.

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Aviation

Big Fat Airline Wrap

It’s our 70th Big Fat Airline Wrap today, and to celebrate we wrote another one. Sorry, no cupcakes or streamers here.

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Aviation

MEL-SYD second busiest airline route globally

by Daisy Doctor

We’re conveniently ignoring Australia’s dismal ranking in the Punctuality Report and focusing on the insane frequency of our domestic flights.

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Aviation

Check out Airline Ratings’ safest airlines for 2018

by Daisy Doctor

At Travel Weekly safety is of the highest priority, unless our toast gets caught in the toaster and then all bets are off.

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Aviation

Fiji Airways debuts luxe Premier Lounge

by Daisy Doctor

Can’t face the thought of economy travel? Get set to lust over this new lounge. Use it as your new inspiration to start saving.

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Aviation

British Airways’ 7-hour flight to nowhere

This is kind of like the time we fell asleep on the bus and ended up back at our house. Although we imagine this might’ve been a little more annoying.

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Technology

Why SMART suitcases could be a dud

Smart luggage could be given the boot. Although to be honest, we had no idea luggage had different levels of intelligence in the first place.

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Aviation

Qantas helps junior pilots shoot for the sky

Qantas is offering a recruitment program for junior pilots, though they have confirmed applicants need to be older than the child pictured. Sorry toddlers.

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Aviation

North Korean missile flies past Cathay Pacific plane mid-flight

This might be one of the few instances in flying history where passengers would definitely not have wanted a window seat.

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Sneak peek: Inside Qantas’ London Lounge at Heathrow Airport

On Wednesdays we wear pink and gaze upon luxurious airport lounges we’ll likely never step foot in.

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Aviation

“Staff were screaming”: Perth-Bali flight nightmare

A Bali-bound flight from Perth was forced to turn back after 25-minutes as the plane suffered a severe technical issue.

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