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Disruptive passenger forces Qantas flight to London to turn around

Disruptive passenger forces Qantas flight to London to turn around

Australian Federal Police officers took the man off the flight when it landed back in Perth.

  • by Daile Cross

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Chaos at Sydney Airport following storm
Sydney Airport

Chaos at Sydney Airport following storm

Passengers have taken to social media to complain of flight delays, poor customer service and lost baggage.

  • by Justine Landis Hanley
'Team Perth' formed to increase flights to WA
Air travel

'Team Perth' formed to increase flights to WA

A new partnership has been formed to increase flights into Perth.

  • by staff writers
Pilots raise safety fears over Botany Bay cruise ship plans
Air travel

Pilots raise safety fears over Botany Bay cruise ship plans

A mega-cruise ship terminal near Sydney Airport at Botany Bay could create turbulence and obstacles for aircraft, pilots have warned.

  • by Megan Gorrey
French pair arrested by police after 'disruptive' Bali to Perth flight
Air travel

French pair arrested by police after 'disruptive' Bali to Perth flight

A plane from Bali to Perth was forced to stop over in Port Hedland and a French pair was arrested after one of them became disruptive on the flight on Monday night.

  • by staff writers
'Potentially devastating': Hurricane Lane bears down on Hawaii
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'Potentially devastating': Hurricane Lane bears down on Hawaii

One of the most powerful hurricanes recorded in the north Pacific is forecast to make a direct hit on the US island state of Hawaii, American weather services say.

  • by Peter Hannam
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Pilots taken to hospital after emergency landing at Canberra Airport
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Pilots taken to hospital after emergency landing at Canberra Airport

A pilot and co-pilot have been taken to hospital for monitoring after landing a cargo plane safely at Canberra Airport.

  • by Blake Foden & Doug Dingwall
Heathrow passport queues more than two hours
UK

Heathrow passport queues more than two hours

The Border Force missed its 45-minute or less target for passport check wait times for 95 per cent of visitors from outside Europe.

  • by Sarah Young
Terminally ill dad stranded in Bali gets all-clear to fly home to Perth
Bali

Terminally ill dad stranded in Bali gets all-clear to fly home to Perth

Duncan Turner had travelled to Singapore last month in a bid to swim with dolphins with his daughter — an experience high on the family’s bucket list.

  • by Cameron Myles
Flight trying to leave Washington delayed - by 635 kg of paperwork

Flight trying to leave Washington delayed - by 635 kg of paperwork

There are days when paperwork weighs you down -- and there are days when you are weighed down by so much paperwork your flight can't take off.

  • by Lori Aratani
Explosives test blunder forces evacuation of Frankfurt airport
Germany

Explosives test blunder forces evacuation of Frankfurt airport

A French family of four were allowed to leave the secure zone despite testing positive for explosives, federal police said.

  • by Till Weber