Drunk Kiwi demands to be served by a “white girl” on British Airways flight
The man was fined over $10,000 after his awful behaviour caused the cabin crew to ready the restraining gear.
British Airways cancels hundreds of flights over “reckless” pilot strike
by Christian Fleetwood
British Airways has cancelled hundreds of flights due to a planned pilot strike, which will see thousands of travellers inconvenienced.
Airline director fired for fat-shaming rival’s staff
An airline director has been fired for criticising a rival airline’s cabin crew for having “unpolished shoes, holes in tights, too tight uniform, double chin, rotten and uneven teeth, messy hairstyle”. Wow.
Aviation wrap: Alliance unveils pink plane for good cause, airport’s plastic bottle ban + MORE!
This week’s aviation wrap features a couple of cause-fighting stories. However, that’s not to say there’s any mention of angry protesters or vigilantes.
Aviation wrap: Qantas’ new route, Suits star cast for Air NZ safety video, Harvey Milk terminal opens + MORE!
Strap yourself in and get ready to take off on a journey full of new routes, updated menus, increased flight availability and fresh codeshares! It makes for much better reading than it sounds. We promise.
Child sneaks onto international flight without a ticket
A major airline and airport have been left red-faced after a young boy managed to board a flight to LA minus the required documentation.
Aviation wrap: Qantas grows US network, Emirates reduces single-use plastics, Air Vanuatu’s new service + more
This week’s aviation wrap comes free of any mentions of flaperons, altimeters or horizontal stabilisers.
Aviation wrap: Qantas-American Airlines JV given a tick, Emirates launches world’s shortest A380 flight + more!
It’s raining, its pouring, and the old man is snoring in Sydney today. However, that hasn’t stopped Travel Weekly from delivering this week’s aviation wrap.
EasyJet bans peanuts on flights, with plans to ban all nuts in the future
Travel Weekly understands that the budget carrier’s plan to ban all nuts in the future doesn’t affect male passengers.
Airline wrap: Low-cost airline launches, Lufthansa’s new service, fresh links to Solomon Islands + more!
This airline wrap soars above last weeks, with loads of juicy announcements. And if that doesn’t interest you, there’s also some pretty pictures to brighten your Tuesday morning.
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