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National

Jetstar Staff To Go On Strike, Throwing Christmas Holidays Into Chaos

3 min read

Jetstar ground staff and baggage handlers will go on strike in coming weeks, potentially causing traveller havoc over the busy Christmas and holiday period,

National

National

Cops Armed With Assault Rifles, Bomb Detection Dogs To Patrol Aussie Airports

1 min read

Bomb-detection dogs and anti-terror officers armed with assault rifles will patrol Australian airports this Christmas.

Nick Bhasin

Nick Bhasin

I Have Zero Plans To Step Back From The Baggage Carousel

3 min read

People who know me know that I don’t like to overreact to things I hear and read. I spend a lot of my day reading and listening and when I’m done with something, I usually say “good day to you” and go on my way.

National

National

The Stranger Things People Have Tried To Smuggle Into Australia

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Australia's Border Force says tobacco, weapons and drugs are the top three illicit items being smuggled through our airports but they've busted people for far weirder stuff.

Updated

Updated

'False Alarm': Amsterdam Airport Evacuated After Staff Blunder

1 min read

Air Europa has been forced to apologise after one of its staff accidentally raised the alarm for a plane hijacking.

Breaking

Breaking

Mystery White Powder Found In Plane At Melbourne Airport

1 min read

Melbourne emergency services rushed to identify a white powder found inside a plane after it arrived from Canada.

World

World

Watch: Madness At US Airport As Truck Spins Out Of Control On Tarmac

1 min read

An out of control catering truck briefly turned drink cans into projectile weapons at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, stunning staff who were helpless to stop it.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Parents Slapped With $100 Fine For Failing To Get Teen Up For School

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

News

News

Police Break Up Fight On Plane After Chaotic 8-Hour Delay

1 min read

A massively delayed Delta flight turned chaotic Thursday after a fight broke out between passengers.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Heart-Stopping Moment Toddler Leaps From Top Bunk As Parents Film Themselves

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Wednesday.

World

World

Everything You Need To Know About The Violent Protests In Hong Kong

6 min read

Last weekend marked the 10th straight week that protesters in Hong Kong took to the streets of the city to protest, in what have become increasingly violent demonstrations.

News

News

Washing Powder Spilling From Passenger's Bag Causes Chaos At Sydney Airport

1 min read

A package of unidentified white powder has caused a stir after being found in the baggage hold of a Qantas flight at Sydney airport.

News

News

Toddler Injured After Riding On Airport Baggage Conveyor Belt

1 min read

A toddler was seriously injured after he jumped onto a conveyor belt and fell into a bag room on Monday afternoon.

News

News

'IT Glitch' Causes Chaos At Airports Around Australia

1 min read

An IT glitch has caused chaos at Sydney's international airport with Melbourne and Brisbane also affected.

World

World

Man Cops Huge Fine For Smuggling 4700 Leeches On A Plane

1 min read

A traveller who tried to smuggle live leeches into Canada in his carry-on bag has been slapped with a AU$16,000 fine.

Good News

Good News

Father And Daughter's 15 Year 'Pinch And A Punch' Battle Goes Viral

2 min read

Over 15 years, actress Bridie Connell and her father have been upping the ante on their 'pinch and a punch, first day of the month' battle, but this time it has gone viral.

News

News

Chaos At Airports Across Australia Due To Passport Machine Outage

1 min read

Thousands of travellers arriving in Australia have been left stranded due to issues with the ePassport gates.

News

News

Internet Loses It Over Price of Airport Vegemite

1 min read

A Reddit user has posted a photo of a $19 jar of Vegemite from Sydney airport

National

National

Man Allegedly Smuggled Endangered Fish In Bag Around Neck

1 min read

A Vietnamese man has been arrested at Adelaide airport after Australian Border Force officers allegedly caught him trying to smuggle a live endangered fish.

National

National

Tourist Chugs 3L Of Milk After Being Stopped In Melbourne Airport

1 min read

Here's something you don't see every day.

News

News

Plane Turns Around After Baby Left At Airport

1 min read

A mother accidentally left her baby behind at an airport, forcing a plane to turn around mid-air to return and collect the child.

National

National

Sydney's New Airport To Be Named After Female Aviation Pioneer Nancy-Bird Walton

1 min read

Sydney's second airport will be named after one of the country's greatest aviation pioneers -- and "My God! It's A Woman!" 

News

News

Rome Airport Shut After 150Kg WWII Bombs Found

1 min read

The Army bomb squad tried to defuse WWII bomb after finding it half hidden in the ground.

Tech

Tech

Fears Over 'Catastrophic' Drone Incidents At Airports After Heathrow Disruption

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Rules around flying drones are being tightened, with aviation authorities awake to the threat of potentially "catastrophic" incidents as more amateur fliers take to the skies with their new toys.

World

World

Flight Chaos At Heathrow Airport After Drone Sighting

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Drone sightings at Heathrow airport in London temporarily halted planes on Tuesday afternoon local time.

World

World

Mum Hits Back At Airline For Mocking Five-Year-Old Daughter, Named Abcde

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Traci Redford has slammed Southwest Airlines after staff allegedly mocked her daughter's name.

National

National

The Cities, Airlines And Flights Most Likely To Leave You Stranded

3 min read

10 daily has trawled through wads of government aviation data to provide this flying report card. You're welcome.

News

News

Strong Winds Cause Ferry Much Commuter Chaos In Sydney

1 min read

Ferry services between Manly and the city have been cancelled in both directions as strong winds continue to batter the state.

National

National

Chaos At Sydney Airport As Flights Delayed For Second Day

2 min read

Kingsford-Smith is reduced to single-runway operations as strong winds batter the coast for a second day.

National

National

Mass Flight Cancellations At Sydney Airport

1 min read

Sydney Airport has been thrown into chaos with mass flight cancellations.

News

News

Aussies To Be Fast Tracked Through British Airports

1 min read

Australian passport holders will soon join Europeans in using the U.K.'s ePassport gates.

National

National

Sydney Airport Flights Delayed By Wild Weather

2 min read

Some passengers are experiencing delays of approximately an hour.

Katina Michael

Katina Michael

What To Do If A Border Agent Demands Access To Your Phone

4 min read

Imagine returning home to Australia or New Zealand after a long-haul flight, exhausted and red-eyed.

News

News

In-Flight Mayday: Passengers Had No Idea

1 min read

A United Airlines pilot flying into Sydney this morning from Los Angeles declared a mayday call due to low fuel.

National

National

Mayday At Sydney Airport As United 787 Issues Fuel Warning

1 min read

Police launched a full emergency response at Sydney Airport this morning after a United Airlines flight issued a mayday call.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Banking Royal Commission Findings And Footy Finals Fever

3 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

National

National

Assistance Dogs To Help Anxious Flyers At Sydney Airport

2 min read

Let's face it, flying can be a bit ruff.

World

World

Airline Doesn't Give A Flying F About Spelling Its Own Name Right

1 min read

It was a very expensive mistake.

National

National

Sydney Airport's New Noise-Reduction Technique Is Not What You're Expecting

2 min read

Quiet please.

World

World

Airport Security Trays Carry More Germs Than Toilets, Study Finds

3 min read

Next time you go through airport security, you may want to wash your hands afterwards.

World

World

Baboon Runs Loose At An American Airport

1 min read

The monkey managed to free itself from its cage and embark on the escapade of a lifetime.

Politics

Politics

Police To Get New ID Checking Powers In Airport Security Crackdown

2 min read

The new powers mean Australian Federal Police can request anyone's ID at an airport and remove them from the premises if necessary.