terrorism

Aviation

Flight diverted after off-duty attendant allegedly chokes crew member, accuses passenger of terrorism

by Huntley Mitchell

An off-duty flight attendant has been arrested and charged after exhibiting what has been described by police as “paranoid”, “combative” and “erratic” behaviour.

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Destinations

New research uncovers the world’s terrorism hotspots

With safety a top priority for travellers post-COVID, new research has revealed which destinations are probably worth taking a cautious approach towards, or even avoiding altogether.

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Destinations

British police kill man after terrorism-related stabbing in London

by Christian Fleetwood

A man armed with a knife and wearing a “hoax” explosive device has been shot dead by police after a stabbing incident in south London.

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Tourism

Hero tour guides help disarm London Bridge attacker

Two London tour guides were among those praised for their efforts in taking down a knife-wielding attacker who killed two people and wounded three others.

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Tourism

Aussies rethink travel plans as terrorism fears worsen

A new survey says Aussies are rethinking travel over terrorism fears. We’re rethinking our outfit today, but for entirely different reasons.

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Destinations

Attack in Barcelona tourist spot kills 14

by Hannah Edensor

Aussies were caught up in a terrorist attack when a van ploughed into pedestrians on a busy tourist street, killing 16 and injuring many more.

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Aviation

How close terrorists came to blowing up a plane

An alleged explosive device made it as far as the Etihad check-in desk at Sydney International Airport, new reports suggest.

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Aviation

Airport delays as police thwart “elaborate” terror attack

by Hannah Edensor

Travellers can expect lengthy delays at major airports, after police foiled an alleged terror attack targeting our aviation industry.

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Destinations

Tourists evacuated as Brussels soldiers foil “terror attack”

by Hannah Edensor

A busy tourist spot in Brussels has been evacuated after soldiers shot down a suspected suicide bomber.

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Aviation

Virgin flyers told to “get out, run” after bomb threat

by Amy Bryant

A bomb threat was made on a Virgin flight to Albury, with passengers told to get out and run. Forgive us if we play this one straight one-eighty.

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Tourism

Aussies caught up in London terror attack

by Hannah Edensor

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has expressed “very real concerns” for four Australians injured in the London terror attack over the weekend.

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Tourism

What to tell your clients following Manchester attack

by Hannah Edensor

Prime Minister Theresa May has raised the UK’s terror alerts from severe to critical, suggesting further attacks are imminent after the latest one in Manchester.

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