Urgent warning issued for Boeing aircraft as Lion Air crash details revealed
November 8, 2018
A crucial sensor was replaced in the doomed aircraft the day before it plunged into the sea killing almost 200 people.
Diver dies as more tragedy unfolds for doomed Lion Air flight
November 5, 2018
Meanwhile, the search continues for the aircraft’s second black box and main fuselage, as authorities uncover data from the flight recorder.
Lion Air Update: Authorities hit back at Australian ban, black box found
November 2, 2018
It has also been revealed the pilot who flew the doomed aircraft the day before the crash requested to turn back due to technical issues.
“My prediction is nobody saved. All dead”: 189 people feared dead after Lion Air flight plunges into the sea
October 30, 2018
The plane lost contact and nosedived into the sea off Jakarta not long after take off. Authorities predict no survivors will be found.
Aviation Wrap: Air NZ ramps up domestic schedule, Singapore Airlines raises millions + MORE
July 28, 2020
If this week’s Aviation Wrap was a type of aircraft, it’d be a Fokker 100, meaning that it’s not too big but very reliable.
Virgin drops more than half a million Queensland airfares from $85
July 10, 2020
While its sale to Bain Capital is not yet set in stone, Virgin is still taking it to Qantas with a huge sale.
ASIC to investigate Virgin-Qantas stoush, as airlines jostle for billion-dollar bailouts
April 1, 2020
Have you been eagerly awaiting an update on the tit-for-tat between Qantas and Virgin? Well, enjoy this drama-filled explainer in all its spiciness.
Airlines could take $409 billion hit from coronavirus pandemic: IATA
March 30, 2020
According to the association, airlines will require $324 billion in support from governments “simply to make it through” the coronavirus crisis.
Hawaiian Airlines, HawaiianMiles members donate 35 million miles to non-profits
February 28, 2020
Hawaiian Airlines and HawaiianMiles members donated 35 million miles to 13 local non-profits in 2019 via the carrier’s member giving program.
Air New Zealand’s profit plummets $47 million, as CEO commits to 100-day review
February 27, 2020
Air New Zealand’s new boss certainly has his work cut out for him, after the Kiwi carrier suffered a big drop in first-half profit.