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IN PICTURES: Virgin Australia unveils “lounge of the future” at Adelaide Airport

Much to Travel Weekly’s disappointment, the new lounge doesn’t feature robot butlers. However, it does have plenty of bright greenery and ambient lighting.

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Thousands evacuated from airport following reports of suspicious luggage and an armed man

Passengers were evacuated from an international airport over the weekend after a series of events unfolded, beginning with a man allegedly shouting “Allahu Akbar”.

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Brisbane Airport achieves global COVID-safe accreditation

While the health and safety protocols at Brisbane’s quarantine hotels are being questioned, at least the airport’s got it together.

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Cat reunited with owner after spending 11 days in airport ceiling

Cat lovers, rejoice! Muji is back with her loving owner after making a break for it while going through airport security. What was the fuzzy little feline trying to smuggle?

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Western Sydney Airport almost doubles local employment targets

Did you see a member of the new Sydney airport’s management team giving themselves a pat on the back this morning? Find out why here.

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Berlin’s new airport opens nearly a decade late and $6.5 billion over budget

You know what they say: better late than never. Well, that’s what we assume the masterminds behind this new airport have been telling themselves for the past eight years.

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Airport officials sight second person wearing a jetpack ­– this time at 6,500 feet

One can only suspect this person is either fed up with the lack of available flights or just prefers to travel solo.

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Taxpayers paid 10 times fair value for land next to Western Sydney Airport, audit finds

It turns out the land that may be used to construct a second runway at the new airport was purchased for way more than what it was worth a year earlier.

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Ayers Rock Airport re-opens as Jetstar flights resume

Here’s some very good news brought to you all the way from Northern Territory – not that it had to travel far to get to our editor’s inbox, mind you.

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Woman detained at airport with husband’s bones in her suitcase

Airport authorities were left spooked, to say the least, after discovering human remains in a woman’s suitcase while she was travelling through Germany.

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Car with ‘COVID19’ number plate parked at Adelaide Airport leaves staff baffled

A car with the number plate ‘COVID19’ has been parked at Adelaide Airport for months, according to puzzled staff who say they don’t know who owns it.

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Desperate travellers board flight to… nowhere

If you thought you were missing travel, wait until you see what avid travellers have been up to in Taiwan.

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