Australia

Qantas prepared to purchase Airbus A350s for Project Sunrise?

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce said the airline could purchase the Airbus A350-1000s, needed to operate Project Sunrise flights, as soon as this year....


Unions to stand against Qantas in High Court over “wage theft”

Australian unions are taking Qantas to the High Court over alleged misuse of the JobKeeper scheme....


Antarctica airport project: plan and pushback

Australia’s plan to build an airport in Antarctica is criticized by the scientists that should be the main beneficiaries of the project. ...


Wings of Kangaroo: century of Qantas aircraft | Best of 2020

As Qantas celebrates its 100th anniversary, let's take a look how the airline - and its fleet - changed through the century....


Australia to acquire two more Boeing P-8A Poseidons

Australia is set to acquire two more Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft, bringing the total fleet size to 14....


Australian F-35As receive deployment green light

The F-35A fifth-generation fighter jets of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) have achieved initial operational capability....


Loyal Wingman completes autonomous high-speed taxi test

The Loyal Wingman completed the first high-speed taxi test at a remote testing location in Australia....


Christmas travel chaos in Australia

After Australia imposed new domestic border restrictions, Christmas plans for many travelers were thrown into chaos. ...


Easing travel restrictions lifts Qantas domestic capacity

While Australia slowly reopening its state borders, Qantas’ domestic flight capacity rises and offers hope for repairing the airline's balance sheet....


Boeing completes autonomous teaming flights in Australia

Boeing completed flight tests with five AI-controlled jets operating in formation at the new Queensland Flight Test Range in Cloncurry, Australia....