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PHOTOS: RNZAF UH-1H’s loaded onto RAAF C-17

The New Zealand Defence Force has released photos of RNZAF Bell UH-1H Iroqouis helicopters being loaded onto a RAAF Boeing C-17 for transport to Papua New Guinea to help out in election monitoring. Though I’ve seen the C-17 at air shows and had a chance to walk around inside, I’m still blown away by how […]

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It’s a hard drop from the mile-high club!

Here’s something left of centre – how many of your remember the name Lisa Robertson? Doesn’t ring a bell?Now, how many of you can remember the story of a Qantas stewardess who romped with actor Ralph Fiennes on board a flight from Darwin to India? Yep, that’s her.It appears as though Robertson is now homeless […]

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Jetstar Asia better off without Temasek

Yesterday afternoon Singapore’s international TV station Channel News Asia (CNA) interviewed me to get some analysis on Jetstar Asia’s ownership change. This change involves the Singapore Government’s investment arm Temasek Holdings selling its 33.5% stake in Singapore-based Jetstar Asia and the smaller shareholders are also selling out. It also means Qantas Airways is increasing its stake in Jetstar Asia to […]

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