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Qatar’s Sydney Plans Revealed?

On a recent Virgin Blue flight I was flipping through its in-flight magazine Voyeur. On page 124 listing codeshares and interline agreements, I read this curious statement under Qatar Airways:  Direct flights between Melbourne and Doha commence December 2009, and between Sydney and Doha commence April 2010. Yes, Qatar started services to Melbourne earlier this month. […]

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Quirky News: Unprunned Trees Force Air NZ to Reduce Capacity

767 photo by AirSpace user Keith Gaskell Across the Tasman separating Australia and New Zealand, trees are causing an uproar outside Rotorua airport. Next month Air New Zealand plans to start Rotorua-Sydney services using an A320. Rotorua (quasi-affectionately referred to as “Rotovegas” by Kiwis) is a tourist town just 113 miles from Auckland. As such, […]

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