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Rex signs letters of intent on six leased 737s for domestic routes

Rex’s ambitions of becoming a domestic route competitor to Qantas and Virgin are becoming a reality. Next step: a team song.

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Aviation

Everything you didn’t want to know about the mile-high club

Five per cent of you guys are bloody nasty. From now on we refuse to touch any part of an aeroplane forever starting right now.

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Aviation

Emirates kills reports A380s are dead, orders 36 jets

by Daisy Doctor

Just when we thought A380 jumbo jets were heading for the exit, it turns out they’re only just taking flight. Ok, we admit that pun was a little stretched.

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Planes collide, flooding and snowstorms at JFK Airport

by Daisy Doctor

What’s better than waiting at a packed airport for several hours because of delays? Finding out two planes have crashed because of the conditions outside.

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Aviation

Amazing photos of air traffic around the world

by Kate Webster

LA-based architectural photographer spent the last two years taking pictures of planes departing the tarmac at different airports around the world.

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Aviation

Can Russia’s MC-21 rival Boeing and Airbus?

by Kate Webster

Russia has unveiled a new airliner set to rival the western competitors, Boeing and Airbus.

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Road & Rail

Trains or planes, who takes the crown?

by Hannah Edensor

A recent survey saw a majority vote in favour of one of these. Can you guess which one it was?

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News

Windowless planes aren't as nice as they sound

A new proposal from the Centre for Process Innovation has suggested a strategy that could make planes lighter, use less […]

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Why flying isn't child's play

Flying with children is not fun. Not for kids, not for parents, not for other passengers. But it could be […]

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