British Airways’ new CEO calls for urgent introduction of pre-flight COVID-19 testing
Had no idea that Britain’s flag carrier had a new boss? Well, you can instantly get acquainted with him just by reading this.
Aviation Wrap: Virgin Australia drops sale fares, AirAsia Japan to cease operations + MORE
We’re sorry to say that you’ll need to take the sour with the sweet in this week’s Aviation Wrap.
Aviation Wrap: Virgin’s company secretary resigns, Myanmar Airways appoints Australian GSA + MORE
It’s mainly good news in this week’s Aviation Wrap, with a sprinkling of announcements around the industry’s favourite buzzword: sustainability.
Aviation Wrap: Air NZ extends Aussie booking pause, Sydney Airport’s July traffic performance + MORE
We promise there aren’t that many thorns in this week’s rose-filled Aviation Wrap, but we can’t guarantee it’ll smell as good as the real deal.
Aviation Wrap: Qantas’ $72m achievement, new solar farm to power all Melbourne Airport terminals + MORE
This week’s Aviation Wrap can be compared to an Airbus A380 at full capacity, meaning it’s jam-packed full of news and updates.
Double-decker seat concept grabs the attention of major airlines
by Christian Fleetwood
A new lie-flat airline seat is being proposed as a solution for a good night’s sleep for economy-class travellers, and as a possible social distancing solution for aircraft of all ages.
Aviation Wrap: Etihad to resume Melbourne-London service, Rex enters trading halt + MORE
Are you hungry for updates from the world’s airlines? Enjoy Travel Weekly’s aviation buffet without the risk of catching COVID-19.
Aviation Wrap: British Airways’ Guinness World Record, SilkAir to suspend Hiroshima flights + MORE!
Out of touch or can’t be stuffed to keep up with the non-stop news coming out of aviation? Cue Travel Weekly’s informative wrap.
British carrier collapses two months after proposed government rescue
by Christian Fleetwood
The United Kingdom’s biggest regional airline has suspended all operations with immediate effect, just months after seeking government help.
Aviation Wrap: Canberra Airport ‘Master Plan’ approved, SAA’s birthday sale + MORE!
Have you started your working week in a bit of a slump? Soar on out of it here with our Aviation Wrap!
Flights, trains and football matches cancelled as Storm Ciara smacks Europe
Meanwhile, one airline made the most of hurricane-force winds ravaging northern continental Europe by shaving more than an hour and a half off a transatlantic flight.
Police officer leaves gun, ex-prime minister’s passport in plane toilet
As seasoned travellers, we’ve found a lot of bizarre things in plane lavatories, but this passenger’s find really takes the cake.
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