Gold Coast Airport rises in the ranks

Gold Coast Airport rises in the ranks

SKYTRAX latest rankings of the world’s best airports are released, and Australia’s tourism capital the Gold Coast has risen in the ranks. Ranked at 45, the Gold Coast Airport has jumped ten places up from last year, ranking higher than major international airports...
The Airbus A380 is dead!

The Airbus A380 is dead!

Lately, there has been a lot of talk about the death of the A380 but what does that mean? How does a relatively new model aircraft die? The A380 is widely popular among passengers, but last month Airbus announced that it would stop production of the mega-jet in 2021,...
SULLY – FILM REVIEW

SULLY – FILM REVIEW

In honour of the tenth anniversary of the miracle on the Hudson, I decided to re-watch Sully. Tom Hanks shines again in another aviation movie, however similar to his likeable performance in The Terminal; Hanks spends very little of this film in the air. It’s a solemn...
The Flying Kangaroo hops above the rest

The Flying Kangaroo hops above the rest

Australia is conquering distance. The flying Kangaroo has overcome challenges that have led to innovations allowing Australian’s to connect to the world. The Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services first graced the skies in 1920 with a fleet of two rickety...
SYD-LND is coming .. and it may have a gym

SYD-LND is coming .. and it may have a gym

Alan Joyce has today announced the “manufacturers have succeeded”. A year after the Qantas CEO challenged Airbus and Boeing to design a plane capable of flying direct from the East Coast to London the airline announced the history-making route should take to the skies...