Flight Centre has called on airlines to reduce fuel surcharges in response to falls in jet fuel prices in recent months, saying carriers are quick to impose the levies when fuel costs rise, but slower to move when they drop.
Tiger Airways opened a second Australian base in Sydney at the weekend, launching flights to the Gold Coast and putting flights to Melbourne on sale for as little as $10 one-way, The Australian newspaper reports today.
Passengers overpowered six would-be hijackers during a domestic flight in China on Friday.
A problem with Amadeus yesterday afternoon caused enormous check in problems around Australia.
Two sisters from Quebec, Canada, whose bodies were found in a hotel room at a Phi Phi Island resort in Thailand a fortnight ago have been laid to rest amid accusations from family members of ‘corrupt’ and ‘rotten’ mishandling of the case by Thai police.
Boston’s Logan airport will become the first major airport in the United States to offer free transportation to downtown in an effort to cut car travel and alleviate a parking shortage.
British Airways has become unashamedly patriotic in the lead-up to the London Olympics.
The airline has painted a massive picture of a UK athlete on playing fields about 5kms from Heathrow airport.
A Brisbane travel consultant spent the weekend walking 100kms to help people in need. And now she’s inviting others in the industry to contribute to the cause.