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Qantas aircraft door almost ripped off during maintenance mishap

by Christian Fleetwood

It might be like comparing apples to oranges, but earlier today, Travel Weekly’s reporter was also ‘ripped off’ when he paid $6.50 for a cold drip coffee.

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All the photos from Sydney Airport’s swanky centenary celebration

Travel Weekly’s editor was in attendance at Sydney Airport’s star-studded event last night. Sadly though, he didn’t make the cut in this collection of pics.

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“They are their friends, their colleagues”: airport falcon gouges worker’s eye

by Ali Coulton

An airport worker may be blinded in one eye after a falcon attacked him in a Qantas hangar at Sydney Airport. Apparently, the birds have lived there for around 20 years and provide a valuable service to the airport.

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Aviation Wrap: Virgin’s biggest-ever kids sale, Air Vanuatu’s Airbus A220 arrives + MORE!

To enhance your reading experience of this Aviation Wrap, we highly recommend wearing aviator sunnies and a scarf around your neck.

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Strong winds force flight cancellations at Sydney Airport

by Huntley Mitchell

The wild weather has also seen Sydney blanketed with pollen and chemists inundated with hayfever sufferers.

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Aviation wrap: Airlines call for end to monopoly airports, Air NZ celebrates Maori language, Syd Airport’s major milestone + MORE!

This week’s aviation wrap is full of good news stories and huge sales – perfect for those in need of a Tuesday afternoon pick-me-up.

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Qantas, Webjet & Flight Centre among travel companies hardest hit by ASX fall

by Christian Fleetwood

Australian travel companies were among those on the receiving end of a drop in share prices at the opening of the ASX200 this morning.

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Sydney Airport’s half-year profit plunges after taking $182m tax hit

by Huntley Mitchell

The major airport has also seen its number of passengers drop slightly due to capacity reductions and subdued demand in the domestic sector.

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Qantas announces Sydney to Santiago as newest route for 787-9 Dreamliner

Those heading to South America will soon be able to do so in the comfort of one of Qantas’ top-notch tin cans.

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Wild winds and IT outage wreak havoc at Sydney Airport

by Christian Fleetwood

Travellers flying from Sydney Airport have been met with massive delays due to an Australian Border Force outage and gale force winds.

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Flavour of the Week: New Silversea appointments, Globus NZ boss to exit + more

There’s been more moving and shaking this past week in the travel industry than a show by Bangarra Dance Theatre, as this wrap proves.

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Fire causes evacuation and passenger delays at Sydney Airport

by Huntley Mitchell

According to one witness, the culprit was supposedly some batteries from a robotics conference.

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