710 articles published since March 11, 2022
About Michael Doran
Journalist - A professional aviation journalist writing across the industry spectrum. Michael uses his MBA and corporate business experience to go behind the obvious in search of the real story. A strong network of senior aviation contacts mixed with a boyhood passion for airplanes helps him share engaging content with fellow devotees. Based in Melbourne, Australia.
Air New Zealand is ending the Teal Blue era and repainting its last eight turboprops in the current highly distinctive black and white livery
Bonza has completed its rollout at the Sunshine Coast Airport, with the 13th route launched yesterday.
Once again the Australian competition regulator has thrown out an airline deal it considered to be anti-competitive.
Cebu Pacific has joined the growing list of Asian carriers reporting their first profits in three years.
This week Bonza launched two more routes and has just five more to complete its initial network of 27.
Vietjet is following the successful low-cost carrier playbook to generate both revenue and profits.
With ultra-low fares between Australia and Vietnam it's no wonder Vietjet is adding more flights just a few weeks after launching the routes.
Qantas needs 1600 new pilots and wants to encourage more women and First Nations people to take up flying as a career.
After 15 years Qantas CEO Alan Joyce is leaving the airline he is synonymous with and Vanessa Hudson will take over the reins in November.
Adelaide Airport is the latest Australian hub to add nonstop connections to Asia, this time with Batik Air Malaysia.
Air New Zealand and Air China are ramping up NZ-China connections this week, with the Chinese carrier back after three years away.
Solomon Airlines and Air Vanuatu are extending their wet lease arrangments by adding international flights to New Zealand.
Qantas has launched nonstop transcontinental flights between Melbourne and Exmouth today.