YIKES: Plane collapses, injuring two at Heathrow Airport
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner bit the dust at Heathrow Airport over the weekend, injuring two and causing damage to both the plane’s nose and ego.
“Look up who my mum is”: Netflix stars charged for abusing British Airways cabin crew
Cast members of a reality TV show became abusive and unruly on the flight, with one witness saying they were worried two of them were going to perform a mid-air sex act.
British Airways staff (not actors) front airline’s first ad campaign since 2019
Got a minute to spare? Grab a cuppa and watch British Airways’ snazzy new ad starring the airline’s very own employees.
British Airways promises Aussie songwriter a seat on the ‘First Plane Home’
British Airways is sharing the festive joy by promising to reunite a lonesome singer with her family once it is safe for her to fly, after she shared a heartwarming song with the airline.
Flight attendant under investigation for reportedly selling sex while on the job
The woman’s actions have been met with condemnation and anti-sex-worker sentiment. However, a fellow flight attendant says she is highlighting a very serious point.
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
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