Airline industry

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Want a better restaurant table? Well, so does everyone else, buddy, you will have to pay for it | Arwa Mahdwai
A new app allows users to upgrade where they sit – for a price. It is just another case of inequality being rubbed in your face

Arwa Mahdawi

06, Dec, 2022 @12:42 PM

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Consumer watchdog puts Australian airlines on notice over high domestic air fares
ACCC says they will closely monitor companies to ensure they do not keep prices high through artificial scarcity

Elias Visontay

06, Dec, 2022 @2:14 AM

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Around the world in 118 days: one airline passenger’s $3,000 battle to retrieve lost luggage
When Marko Bogicevic and Dani Meyerowitz flew from Australia to France, their bags failed to arrive with them. That was only the beginning of a four-month saga

Caitlin Cassidy

03, Dec, 2022 @7:00 PM

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Baggage handlers filmed slamming luggage onto conveyor belt at Melbourne airport stood down
The three men are employees of Qantas subcontractor Swissport, which says it is conducting an ‘urgent investigation’ into the incident

Guardian staff

03, Dec, 2022 @2:13 AM

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Airbus boss warns of delay in decarbonising airline industry
Guillaume Faury expresses concern at pace of investment in facilities producing alternatives to fossil fuels

Jasper Jolly

30, Nov, 2022 @2:46 PM

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Sizewell C ‘confirmed’ again – this time it might be the real deal | Nils Pratley
Buying out China’s stake was inevitable but the government still has the onerous task of finding committed investors

Nils Pratley

29, Nov, 2022 @6:47 PM

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EasyJet peak bookings return to pre-Covid levels as it cuts losses
Airline says it is struggling at quieter times and has increased ticket prices as fuel and other costs rise

Julia Kollewe and Gwyn Topham

29, Nov, 2022 @9:24 AM

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Australian travellers to face flight disruptions next week during industrial action by airport firefighters
The strike, planned for Friday 9 December at 27 airports nationwide, could result in grounded international and domestic flights, union says

Elias Visontay

29, Nov, 2022 @3:36 AM

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Australians turn to interstate train travel amid soaring domestic air fares heading into holiday peak
Exclusive: Bookings for journeys between Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane have more than doubled

Elias Visontay

28, Nov, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Rolls-Royce and easyJet test aircraft engine running on hydrogen
Firm says trial is ‘major step’ towards proving hydrogen could be zero-carbon aviation fuel of the future

Jasper Jolly

28, Nov, 2022 @10:31 AM

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London City airport to allow laptops and liquids through security in hand luggage
Airport will introduce CT scanners in all lanes by April, removing need to take items out of luggage

Nadeem Badshah

25, Nov, 2022 @6:59 PM

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Australians to face sky-high air fares over Christmas as threat of industrial action at Qantas looms
Sector-wide staff shortages, high fuel prices and less available seats are pushing fares to record highs on domestic and international flights

Elias Visontay

24, Nov, 2022 @2:00 PM

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