Bachelor NZ flies AirAsia

The Bachelor’s Zac Franich Laps Up AirAsia X Premium Flatbed The Bachelor New Zealand’s Zac Franich has travelled in style to Thailand in his quest for love in season three of the hit Three television production. The latest instalment of The Bachelor New Zealand series saw Zac and the remaining bachelorettes fly to exotic Thailand with Asia’s award-winning […]

Qatar – first with high-speed broadband on flights

Qatar Airways made a host of exciting announcements to kick-start day one of the Middle East’s biggest travel show in Dubai. At the highly anticipated annual press conference Qatar Airways announced it will be the first airline in the Middle East to launch high-speed broadband on flights starting this summer, along with a brand new […]

Jetstar fails to fly!

International airline customer satisfaction survey grounds Jetstar Qantas’s low cost carrier, Jetstar, has landed last in an international customer satisfaction survey that rated airlines on their check-in and boarding processes as well as their meals, punctuality and cleanliness. “This is yet more evidence that Jetstar needs to clean up its act. It’s one thing to […]

Dubai – World’s Fastest Free Airport Wi-Fi

DXB Wows Passengers with the World’s Fastest Free Airport Wi-Fi Aptly named WOW-Fi, the service provides internet connection up to a staggering 100mbps surpassing all other airports. This follows Dubai Airports’ launch of an upgraded free unlimited high-speed Wi-Fi connection across Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC) in December last year. Commenting on […]

Dubai Airport wows with fastest wifi

Dubai Airports has unleashed the world’s fastest free wi-fi connection at an airport to millions of passengers who travel through DXB each month. Aptly named WOW-Fi, the service provides internet connection up to a staggering 100mbps, surpassing all other airports. This follows Dubai Airports’ launch of an upgraded free unlimited high-speed Wi-Fi connection across Dubai International […]

The value of kiosks to airports & travellers

Airports have been making the most of interactive kiosks for a number of years now; from streamlining the check-in process to upselling with digital signage, but as the technology evolves more and more value is being identified and that has made travelling much more easier and convenient for everyone involved in the process. Given we […]

Cathay predictions for 2017

Cathay Pacific has consulted its heavenly scholars and have divined you a forecast for the new year which officially begins on Saturday 28 January according to the traditional Chinese calendar. According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 is the year of the fire Rooster. The Rooster is associated with dependability and confidence suggesting a good year […]

Hainan Airlines – Shenzhen-Auckland Non-stop

The maiden inaugural of Hainan Airlines’ new non-stop service took off from Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport in China and landed at Auckland Airport in New Zealand on December 30, 2016, following an 11-hour journey. The flight, operated by an Airbus A330, served as the announcement of Hainan Airlines’ formal launch of non-stop service between Shenzhen […]

Latam – direct Melbourne to Santiago

LATAM Airlines has announced the launch of its new, non-stop service between Melbourne and Santiago, Chile.  Melbourne, Australia, 5 December 2016 – LATAM Airlines Group today signed an unprecedented agreement with Tourism Australia and the Victoria Government to further boost tourism and trade between Australia and Latin America as well as increase its brand awareness.  The […]

Virgin ditching the ticks

CHOICE WELCOMES VIRGIN’S DECISION TO DITCH THE TICKS CHOICE calls on Jetstar and Tiger to follow Virgin’s lead and stop preselecting optional extras on bookings  Consumer group CHOICE has welcomed Virgin Australia’s decision to stop forcing consumers to opt out of pricey pre-ticked travel insurance when they’re purchasing a flight online and is calling on […]