Cathay Pacific’s combined traffic figures for July 2018

Cathay Pacific GroupDate Posted: 26/07/2018 The Cathay Pacific Group is made up of Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon have released their combined traffic figures for July 2018, showing a slight increase in the number of passengers transported across its network. Surprisingly the mail and cargo loads continue to increase as each month passes by. Both Airlines transported over 3.1 million passengers (3,152,973) in July, that’s … Continue reading Cathay Pacific’s combined traffic figures for July 2018

Qantas announces a huge lounge investment program seeing various lounges being upgraded.

Qantas AirwaysDate Posted: 19/09/2018 Qantas announced earlier this month its record breaking profit of more than $1.9 Billion dollars for the following financial year, the airline also announced a new lounge investment program which will see many of the airlines own lounges upgraded over the coming years. Qantas has invested heavily in giving back to its loyal customers in the way of lounge upgrades which … Continue reading Qantas announces a huge lounge investment program seeing various lounges being upgraded.

A second Airbus A350 service confirmed for Adelaide Airport from 17 December 2018.

Singapore AirlinesDate Posted: 18/09/2018 Adelaide has been named as the launch destination for Singapore Airlines brand new Airbus A350-900 medium haul aircraft. Flights are set to commence daily services from the 17 December 2018, operating as SQ279 from Singapore to Adelaide, and then returning back to Singapore as SQ278. Airbus A350’s are not an uncommon site in Adelaide with Qatar Airways proudly being the first … Continue reading A second Airbus A350 service confirmed for Adelaide Airport from 17 December 2018.

REVIEW: A weekend away at the Brand New Atura Adelaide Airport

Hotel Review, Atura Adelaide Airport (Adelaide, Australia)Date Stayed: 02/09/2018 – 03/09/2018 (1 Night) The Atura Adelaide Airport is the newest addition to the hotel scene in Adelaide, with the hotel opening its doors at the start of this month. I had the pleasure of experiencing the Atura Adelaide Airport soon after it opened, and I was able to get a feel for the Atura brand. … Continue reading REVIEW: A weekend away at the Brand New Atura Adelaide Airport

A trip where all your plans go out the window

My ExperiencesDate Posted: 16/09/2018 Flying across Australia from Perth to Melbourne on board the Qantas Dreamliner in Business Class, was quite literally the calm before the storm. Unknown to me as I stepped onto that aircraft and embarked on my journey across to the east coast was that Sydney was bracing for severe weather that evening. As I disembarked my flight once I arrived at … Continue reading A trip where all your plans go out the window

It’s the beginning of the end for one Qantas Boeing 747.

Qantas Fleet NewsDate Posted: 14/09/2018 As part of Qantas’ fleet improvements now that the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner’s are now gracing our skies, the time has come for Australia’s iconic airline to retire another one of their Boeing 747-400 aircraft from their fleet. VH-OJT will have the honours of being the first 747-400 to retire since the arrival of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to the Qantas … Continue reading It’s the beginning of the end for one Qantas Boeing 747.

Finally, an Intercontinental property arrives in Auckland and it’s in the perfect location!

Intercontinental Hotel NewsDate Posted: 14/09/2018 Auckland is set to embrace the Intercontinental Life when their first Intercontinental branded hotel is set to open its doors in 2022. The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) has partnered with the largest city centre real estate owner in New Zealand, Precinct Properties. The best part about this brand new hotel would have to be the location with the hotel offering … Continue reading Finally, an Intercontinental property arrives in Auckland and it’s in the perfect location!

What happens when you have the same birthday as an airline? They throw a huge party of course, complete with a full marching band!

British AirwaysDate Posted: 12/09/2018 Fellow British Airways passenger Mary Parsons celebrated her 99th birthday with British Airways at London’s Heathrow airport with all the airlines employees helping to celebrates Mary’s special day thought her journey. The airline truly made it an unforgettable experience for Mary and all those employees involved.Now I know what I want for my 99th Birthday….. Qantas if you are reading take … Continue reading What happens when you have the same birthday as an airline? They throw a huge party of course, complete with a full marching band!

Qantas set to donate $3 Million dollars in Drought relief to affected communities.

Qantas Drought ReliefDate Posted: 10/09/2018 Qantas, Australia’s national airline carrier has announced that they will be donating $3 million dollars to help with the severe drought that is currently affecting many farming families and communities in Australia. Qantas has partnered with Rural Aid to help with the funding of hay bales, water trucking, groceries and mental health councillors to help out struggling farming communities who … Continue reading Qantas set to donate $3 Million dollars in Drought relief to affected communities.

Emirates SkyCargo lends a helping hand to flood affected Kerala.

Emirates NewsDate Posted: 01/09/2018 In a good news story, Emirates SkyCargo has been given the opportunity to carry much needed flood relief cargo to Kerala. The total weight of the shipment is over 175 tonnes. More than twelve flights will transport these precious goods which have been thoughtfully donated by various UAE based businesses and organisations. These goods are dropped off at Thiruvananthapuram, the closest … Continue reading Emirates SkyCargo lends a helping hand to flood affected Kerala.