A380’s In Alice Springs

A380’s In Alice Springs

Much to the delight of both residents and staff at the Asia Pacific Aircraft Storage in Alice Springs, four A380’s flew in from Singapore last week. The aircraft, victims of the COVID-19 travel restrictions currently devastating the aviation industry, will join...
Western Sydney Airport News

Western Sydney Airport News

Named after Nancy-Bird Walton, the Australian aviation pioneer, Western Sydney International Airport is set to open in 2026. That may seem like a long way off, but if you consider that the project has been talked about for around 80 years, it’s really just around the...
Facial Recognition at Airports Just Around the Corner

Facial Recognition at Airports Just Around the Corner

Facial recognition at airports has long been discussed, and earlier this year, the technology was finally introduced into Las Angeles Airport on a trial basis. Facial recognition at LAX – known for its strict border checks and long immigration queues –...
World’s Worst Airports 2018

World’s Worst Airports 2018

It’s not just airlines that have an impact on your flying experience. Airports also influence our travel. Having an idea of what to expect from the airport you are flying from and the airport you are flying to helps with planning and reduces stress and panic at the...
Busiest Airports in Australia

Busiest Airports in Australia

With the Sydney Airport curfew in the spotlight once again, we thought we’d take a closer look at the busiest and best airports in Australia. It won’t surprise anyone that Sydney airport is the busiest, both in terms of passenger movements, aircraft movements and...
Dangerous Runways From Around the World

Dangerous Runways From Around the World

Runway markings and lights help pilots navigate the tarmac during takeoff and landing. However, some runways are so dangerous that pilots need extraordinary skill and experience to take off and land safely. Here are some of the shortest and most dangerous runways in...