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Matt O'Sullivan Qantas has cleared a major hurdle to buying a fleet of new Boeing 787 Dreamliners for its international operations.
Matt O'Sullivan Virgin Australia has narrowed its pre-tax loss to $49 million for the full year after deeper cost cutting and a stronger performance from its low-cost offshoot Tigerair.
Matt O'Sullivan Virgin Australia and Jetstar remain uncertain if Thursday's flights to and from Bali will go ahead, as Denpasar Airport remains closed due to a volcanic ash cloud.
Matt O'Sullivan Qantas will expand its services to Queensland's key leisure destinations from Sydney and Melbourne, stepping up its challenge to Virgin Australia and its budget offshoot, Tigerair.
Matt O'Sullivan A manuscript detailing some of the most tumultuous days in Qantas' recent history including the controversial grounding in 2011 will never see the light of day after the airline reached a...
Matt O'Sullivan Fares for domestic flights are continuing to rise as Qantas and Virgin Australia maintain their truce following their so-called "capacity war".
Matt O'Sullivan In the weeks after the downing of MH17, the aviation industry stressed the importance of closing a "gap in the system". A year on, air safety experts say there has been a lack of major change.
Matt O'Sullivan A Virgin Australia passenger jet flew too low on its approach to Melbourne Airport after the captain punched the wrong data into its computer system.
Matt O'Sullivan Qantas is close to reaching an out-of-court settlement with the long-time speechwriter for chief executive Alan Joyce who wanted to publish a tell-all book of her time at the airline during one of...
Matt O'Sullivan Hawaiian Airlines warns extensive alliances threaten to lock out smaller airlines.
Matt O'Sullivan A suspected cyber attack has forced the termination of a crucial vote on a new wage deal by Qantas' long-haul pilots.
Matt O'Sullivan An ash cloud might be disrupting the travel plans of thousands of Australians but it is the executions of the Bali Nine duo that is having a longer term impact.
Matt O'Sullivan Virgin Australia and Jetstar face mounting bills for the disruptions to flights to and from Bali due to an ash cloud from a volcano near Denpassar Airport, which has stranded thousands of...
Matt O'Sullivan A Qantas captain was feeling tired and had eaten only half a cup of soup on the day his plane was forced to pull up after flying too low as it came into land at Melbourne Airport, air-safety...
Matt O'Sullivan Qantas and American Airlines have gained interim approval from the competition regulator to deepen their alliance on trans-Pacific routes despite opposition from Air New Zealand.
Matt O'Sullivan Webjet has accelerated its growth in flight bookings in the second half and emphasised that it is gaining market share from rivals as it bets on Australians' appetite for international travel...
Matt O'Sullivan Tigerair Australia will ditch flights between Melbourne and Mackay in Queensland due to a lack of demand and switch aircraft to other leisure destinations such as the Gold Coast.
Matt O'Sullivan Qantas claims the 'only true leverage' for airlines in negotiations with airports over charges is to threaten to reduce or stop flying to destinations.
Matt O'Sullivan Qantas staff who have agreed to 18-month wage freezes will pocket a one-off bonus as the airlines heads towards posting a near $1 billion pre-tax profit this year.
Matt O'Sullivan Virgin Australia has named a veteran of loyalty and marketing schemes as the chief executive of its Velocity frequent flyer program and followed in the footsteps of Air New Zealand and Qantas in...