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Virgin Australia boss Paul Scurrah to exit, replacement revealed

Numerous reports of Paul Scurrah’s imminent departure from Virgin Australia have finally been confirmed.

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Qantas workers likely to receive thousands in unpaid wages after airline loses JobKeeper court case

The Flying Kangaroo’s cost-saving targets just became a little harder to hit after this court decision.

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Aviation Wrap: Rex in line for $150m of funding, Velocity’s ‘Double Points’ campaign + MORE

We can’t promise this week’s Aviation Wrap is all good news, but at least Rex shareholders and Velocity Frequent Flyers have something to cheer about.

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“Private and confidential” document reveals Qantas planned ground crew job cuts 10 years ago

An internal document from 2010 that shows Qantas had planned to outsource its ground handling work by 2020 has been obtained by the media.

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Transport Workers’ Union takes legal action against Qantas over outsourcing of workers

by Christian Fleetwood

Here’s a story about the union doing what it does best: protesting and taking legal action against the big dogs.

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Qantas dismisses call for Joyce’s resignation, after airline flags further job losses

by Christian Fleetwood

It appears one executive sacking was enough for Qantas this week, with the airline standing by its CEO.

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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.

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Aviation Wrap: More rewards for Qantas Frequent Flyers, Virgin returns parked aircraft to the skies + MORE

While many planes remain on the tarmac across the globe, that hasn’t stopped Travel Weekly’s Aviation Wrap from taking off.

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WINNER WINNER: Bain Capital triumphs in Virgin Australia bidding war

by Huntley Mitchell

Following a comprehensive sale campaign, Virgin Australia’s administrators have chosen its preferred bidder to put forward to creditors.

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Thousands of job losses, up to 100 aircraft grounded: Qantas announces massive post-COVID shake-up

Speculation had begun to swirl that this big announcement from Qantas was about to drop, and now it has – with an almighty thud.

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ACCC told to keep its eye on Aussie airlines

by Christian Fleetwood

ACCC tsar Rod Sims has been instructed by the government to keep his eyes peeled for any dodgy moves by Australia’s airlines.

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Aviation Wrap: More funding for regional airports, Singapore Airlines’ new ANZ transit flights + MORE

Get ready to climb to an altitude of 35,000 feet as you read your way through all the latest aviation news in this week’s wrap.

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