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Tag: Aviation

Not so thumbs up? Bonza suspends flights indefinitely

Bonza Airline has suspended all flights, with CEO Tim Jordan apologising to passengers as its struggles to survive.

Alex’s aviation career off to a flying start

Eighteen-year-old Alex Phillips’ aviation career is off to a flying start after landing his dream apprenticeship at Regional Express Airlines (REX) while completing his HSC.

‘No more carry-on’ campaign taking flight

Airline passengers told 'No More Carry On' in a crackdown on bad behaviour ahead of the Christmas, holiday rush.

Eyes on the skies as vaccine rates climb

Qantas has brought forward the restart of its international flights to November 14 after the federal government announced the easing of COVID-19 restrictions as vaccine rates climb.

History buffs keen for a Port Stephens hub

Port Stephens was once home to the world’s largest oyster farm, the training ground for 20,000 American and Australian soldiers under General MacArthur, and the site of Bert Hinkler’s crash landing. It is...

Jetstar workers feeling “abandoned” by Qantas

Newcastle-based Jetstar cabin crew say they are feeling "abandoned" after parent company Qantas announced massive job cuts. The crew, members of the Transport Worker's Union (TWU), joined Federal and Local Members of Parliament...

Government’s $165 million airline package

The Federal Government will spend an initial $165 million to underwrite a range of Qantas and Virgin flights in a bid to support the airlines amid the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement will ensure...
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