“My heart palpitated”: Influencer raises $83,000 tip for airport pianist
A kind stranger raised a whopping amount of money for a pianist who spends his days tinkling the ivories and raising spirits at an international airport.
Qantas to host frequent flyer “point-bidding frenzy” for exclusive experiences
The airline will host a series of auctions so its frequent flyers can use up the points they’ve been hoarding since the start of the pandemic.
Qantas flight attendant fined for helping COVID-infected man cross Queensland border from NSW
The flight attendant also allegedly provided false information that saw 267 Qantas passengers forced into quarantine.
Crowdfunding for new Aussie airline called “Brad” to fall well short of $2.9m goal
No, we’re not messing with you – there is a new Aussie airline in the works called Brad. However, its chances of leaving the tarmac are looking slim.
Domestic border restrictions force Rex to cut capacity
And, to make matters even more complicated, the airline is expecting a couple more aircraft to join its domestic fleet very soon.
AirlineRatings.com reveals the world’s best airline for 2021
Aussie airlines fared well in this year’s awards, but the accolade of top dog (or in this instance, top bird) went to an overseas carrier.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos blasts off into space for Blue Origin’s first commercial flight
In the latest instalment of ‘Billionaires Blasting off into Space’, we bring you Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.
Melbourne Airport launches vax competition encouraging Aussies to get the jab
As if being locked down for the fifth time wasn’t enough to encourage Victorians to get the jab, the state’s biggest airport has come up with this.
Bodybuilder booted off flight for wearing short shorts
This social media personality claims she was kicked off a flight because her outfit would “disturb other families”.
Qantas returns to Whitsunday Coast for first time in seven years
While the rest of the east coast remains in lockdown, Queenslanders now have even more opportunities to see the world-famous holiday destination. We’re not jealous at all.
Plane passengers receive ‘hands on heads’ order for up to an hour in bizarre airline security measure
We reckon all flight attendants who work in the US deserve a medal, or at least free self-defence classes. Maybe some tasers, too.
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