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Passengers may soon be weighed

Passengers to be weighed to cut fuel costs and reduce emissions

Passengers may soon be weighed

Passengers could be weighed to cut the cost of fuel and reduce greenhouse emissions.

How safe is your bag?

What happens to your bag from the check-in desk to the carousel?

How safe is your bag?

A former baggage handler explains what happens to your bag from point A to B.

Rated: Best rewards program

Rated: Best airline rewards program

Rated: Best rewards program

The two major airlines duke it out for the best rewards program. Who came out ...

Virgin’s quirky ad campaign

Travel Vision: Virgin Australia’s quirky new ad campaign

Virgin’s quirky ad campaign

Virgin Australia has released a series of creative and quirky video shorts.

10 facts about flight attendants

Ten things you didn’t know about flight attendants

10 facts about flight attendants

Learn more about flight attendants and make your flying experience so much more enjoyable.

Airline slammed for sex trade promo

Airline slammed for ad campaign promoting sex tourism

Airline slammed for sex trade promo

AirAsia runs an ad campaign seemingly promoting sex tourism.

How does a plane get lost?

How did that British Airways flight get lost?

How does a plane get lost?

It’s difficult to believe a major commercial airline could get lost …

Super sleeper seats in economy

UK airline to introduce economy sleeper beds

Super sleeper seats in economy

This UK airline is introducing sleeper beds in economy for long haul flights.

What to wear for an upgrade

Flight attendants tell all: What to wear for a first-class upgrade

What to wear for an upgrade

Sometimes first-class upgrades are all about fashion, darling.

Do budget airlines save you money?

Do budget airlines really save you money?

Do budget airlines save you money?

Picking the cheapest fare could result in you paying more in the long run.

Revolutionary economy seats

The plane seats that will revolutionise economy air travel

Revolutionary economy seats

Innovative seat design will make economy flights a lot more comfortable.

Qantas announces new baggage rules

Qantas announces new baggage limits

Qantas announces new baggage rules

Qantas has surprised travellers by announcing increased weight limits for cabin baggage.

Expect domestic fare prices to rise

Virgin-Qantas truce means you can expect to pay higher airfares

Expect domestic fare prices to rise

Expect prices to rise after the truce over the capacity war between Virgin and Qantas.

Woman’s humiliation on flight

Woman humiliated on Rare Disease Day

Woman’s humiliation on flight

A woman with a rare genetic skin condition humiliated on Rare Disease Day.

Cameras found on inflight screens

Cameras found on inflight screens

Cameras found on inflight screens

Have you ever noticed a small camera in your inflight entertainment screen?

13 airport mistakes we all make

13 airport mistakes we all make

13 airport mistakes we all make

Don’t make these rookie mistakes the next time you fly.

2019’s most dangerous airlines

Airline update: Most dangerous airlines

2019’s most dangerous airlines

AirlineRatings’ releases its list of the safest and least safe airlines of 2019.

Coke’s creepy in-flight promo fail

Coke’s creepy in-flight promo fail

Coke’s creepy in-flight promo fail

Coca-Cola gets passengers fizzy over ‘creepy’ flirtatious napkins.

Tips to keep your bag under 7kg

Expert tips on keep your bag under 7kg

Tips to keep your bag under 7kg

Tips to cut down carry-on baggage weight to save you forking out for baggage fees.

World’s least reliable airlines

World’s least reliable airlines

World’s least reliable airlines

New study reveals the world’s most and least reliable airlines.

Australia’s favourite airlines revealed

New study reveals Australia’s favourite airlines

Australia’s favourite airlines revealed

Australia’s favourite airlines as rated by frequent flyers.

Big changes for Aussie flights

Airline Update: Emirates suspends Sydney and Perth flights

Big changes for Aussie flights

Big changes to Australian international flights announced.

Airlines unite on bag crackdown

Airlines unite on bag crackdown

Airlines unite on bag crackdown

We explain the new baggage rules being strictly enforced by all Australian airlines.

Five things ‘flighties’ never forget

Five things flight attendants never forget to pack

Five things ‘flighties’ never forget

They travel for a living, so we trust they know what to pack.

Qantas dumps confusing rule

Qantas dumps confusing rule

Qantas dumps confusing rule

To print or not to print? That is the question – one that Qantas has ...

Qantas’ carry-on crackdown

Qantas’ carry-on crackdown

Qantas’ carry-on crackdown

Qantas has reportedly been cracking down on carry-on baggage weight limits.

New airline of the year

New airline of the year

New airline of the year

Singapore Airlines breaks Air New Zealand’s five-year streak as world’s best.

Are you game to fly budget now?

Are you game to fly budget now?

Are you game to fly budget now?

Should you take the risk of flying with a foreign-owned budget airline?

Luxe travel’s next big thing

Luxe travel’s next big thing

Luxe travel’s next big thing

Virtuoso Travel chief executive tells the world about luxe travel’s next big thing.

Airline ending the space squeeze

The airline ending the space squeeze

Airline ending the space squeeze

One airline has listened to pleas to end the space squeeze on planes.

Air New Zealand’s new safety video

Air New Zealand’s new safety video

Air New Zealand’s new safety video

Air New Zealand’s new safety video buries safety beneath the wow factor.

Why can’t I get an upgrade?

Why can’t I get an upgrade?

Why can’t I get an upgrade?

Beryl wants to know why she’s never been upgraded to business class.

Is this the world’s worst airline?

Could Air India be the world’s worst airline?

Is this the world’s worst airline?

A major airline is in chaos after two incidents that almost defy belief.

Airlines reel after data hacks

Airline reels after data breach

Airlines reel after data hacks

An international data leak will affect around 9.4 million Cathay Pacific passengers.

Airline ditches middle seat

Brazil’s largest airline is ditching the middle seat on some of its planes.

Airline ditches middle seat

Brazil’s largest airline is ditching the middle seat on some of its planes.

Sexual harassment in the sky

Sexual harassment in the sky

Sexual harassment in the sky

Most cabin crew have been sexually harassed at work, says TWU survey.

Virgin announces ‘pride flight’

Virgin announces ‘pride flight’

Virgin announces ‘pride flight’

Virgin Atlantic announces world’s first flight staffed entirely by LGBT+ crew.

Best, worst and weirdest uniforms

Best, worst and weirdest uniforms

Best, worst and weirdest uniforms

Leon picks his top three best, worst and weirdest airline uniforms.

Will plane seats keep shrinking?

Will plane seats keep shrinking?

Will plane seats keep shrinking?

Travellers could soon see the end of plane seat shrinkages and reduced legroom.

Can you get free upgrades?

Can you get free upgrades?

Can you get free upgrades?

Val wants to know if there are any tricks to getting free upgrades.

Strangely surprising airline rules

Strange airline rules even experienced insiders don't know

Strangely surprising airline rules

Did you know your body odour could get you kicked off a flight?

Should I tip a flight attendant?

Should I tip a flight attendant?

Should I tip a flight attendant?

We tip staff in cafés, restaurants and hotels, but what about those in the air?

Australia’s most satisfying airline

Australia’s most satisfying airline

Australia’s most satisfying airline

Aussie mainstay takes out the award for Australia’s most satisfying airline.

How to put your points to good use

How to put your points to good use

How to put your points to good use

Are you a frequent flyer with piles of points you can afford to offload?

BA attendant strips to sell tights

BA attendant strips to sell tights

BA attendant strips to sell tights

British Airways attendant suspended for posting a lurid striptease video online.

Which is the best budget airline?

Which is the best budget airline?

Which is the best budget airline?

Deborah wants to know which is the best budget airline.

Essential airport tricks

Essential airport tricks

Essential airport tricks

Tips to help you get on your flight a little quicker.

Score the empty seat next to you

How to score the dream seating arrangement on a plane

Score the empty seat next to you

Tips to increase your chance of having an empty seat next to you on your ...

2018 Skytrax Award winners

2018 Skytrax Award winners

2018 Skytrax Award winners

Qantas falls just shy of the top 10 world’s best carriers.

Qantas ups its game, again …

Qantas ups its game, again …

Qantas ups its game, again …

Qantas has upped its game again, this time expanding its inflight entertainment offerings.

How my flight descended into chaos

How my flight descended into chaos

How my flight descended into chaos

It wasn’t until we were in the air that I realised part of our plane ...

Qantas and Air NZ join forces

Qantas and Air NZ join forces

Qantas and Air NZ join forces

Qantas and Air New Zealand have joined forces on reciprocal code-sharing.

The great space squeeze is on

The great space squeeze is on

The great space squeeze is on

Airlines are trying to squeeze as many people into a narrow-body plane.

Tigerair’s new ad campaign

Tigerair’s new ad campaign

Tigerair’s new ad campaign

Is there a better reason to travel than ‘because you can’?

Paying more for preferred seating

Paying more for preferred seating

Paying more for preferred seating

Debbie answers Margie’s question about paying extra for preferred seating.

Access airport lounges for just $35

Access airport lounges for just $35

Access airport lounges for just $35

You don’t have to be a member of any airline’s ‘club’ to use an airport ...

World’s top 20 safest airlines

World’s top 20 safest airlines

World’s top 20 safest airlines

AirlineRatings.com announces its list of the world’s safest airlines for 2018.

Qantas in the hot seat over safety

Qantas accused of ignoring crew wellbeing and passenger safety

Qantas in the hot seat over safety

Qantas has been accused of ignoring the wellbeing of its crew and passenger safety.

World’s most dangerous airlines

AirlineRatings ranks the world’s most dangerous airlines

World’s most dangerous airlines

These are the airlines with which you won’t want to fly.

World’s cheapest airline named

An Australian airline named world’s cheapest

World’s cheapest airline named

Flights in Australia can be expensive. Not so with this world’s cheapest airline.

New low-cost carrier in Australia

JAL’s new low-cost carrier will target Australian travellers

New low-cost carrier in Australia

Japan Airlines is introducing a new low-cost carrier to service Australia and Asia.

Most satisfying Aussie airline

Qantas wins most satisfying airline for fourth year running

Most satisfying Aussie airline

There's a reason you'll often have to pay a little more for a Qantas airfare.

Woman sucked out of plane

Woman sucked out of plane

Woman sucked out of plane

Former Top Gun pilot lands jet safely after a woman was partially sucked out of ...

Make airplane food taste better

A simple trick to make airplane food taste better

Make airplane food taste better

Airplane food can taste better. Yeah right, we hear you say …

The airline banning fat passengers

The airline banning fat passengers

The airline banning fat passengers

Thai Airways has banned fat passengers and infants from its two newest planes.

What if you miss a connection?

What if you miss a connection?

What if you miss a connection?

Harvey wants to know what will happen if he misses his connecting flight.

Top five airlines in 2017

Top five airlines in 2017

Top five airlines in 2017

Here are the best airlines for 2017 worldwide and who you should fly with next

T+L World’s Best Awards

T+L World’s Best Awards

T+L World’s Best Awards

The world’s best airlines for customer service, as judged by T+L readers.

Qatar boss rips into US airlines

flight attendant

Qatar boss rips into US airlines

Qatar Airline’s Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker has a crack at American airlines.

Virgin to offer free internet

Virgin to offer free internet

Virgin to offer free internet

Virgin aims to match Qantas by offering free inflight wifi.

2017 National Travel Industry Awards

2017 National Travel Industry Awards

2017 National Travel Industry Awards

When you travel, you want to know you’re going with the best.

Airlines that encourage ‘naughtiness’

Want to join the mile-high club? These airlines make it possible …

Airlines that encourage ‘naughtiness’

Two American airlines that offer mile-high flights of fancy.

UK and USA impose travel restrictions

Travel restrictions when travelling with electronics

UK and USA impose travel restrictions

If you’re heading overseas, you need to be aware of these new travel restrictions.

CHOICE calls for airline overhaul

inside an airplane

CHOICE calls for airline overhaul

Airlines behaving badly are firmly in the sights of consumer watchdog CHOICE.

How to be booted off a flight

Man with head in hands after being booted from flight

How to be booted off a flight

Here are five reasons you could be booted off a flight.

Stopovers: Hong Kong or Singapore?

Travel SOS: where should I spend my Asian stopover?

Stopovers: Hong Kong or Singapore?

Where should you spend your Asian stopover?

JAL – Economy vs Premium Economy

Is it worth spending the extra to fly Premium Economy?

JAL – Economy vs Premium Economy

Offered a $350 upgrade to Premium, Debbie decided to check out Economy first.

Attendants deemed ‘too fat to fly’

Attendants deemed ‘too fat to fly’

Attendants deemed ‘too fat to fly’

Air India has grounded around 125 cabin staff for being too overweight to fly.

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