An increasing number of airlines are now flying the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, including Jetstar, but here's one part of the next-generation jetliner that no passenger will ever see. It's the funky 'loft' space used by pilots and flight attendants during their scheduled breaks from duty. On most ...
POSTED 24 Dec, 2013 5 Comments
Qatar Airways is bringing the Boeing 787 to Australia, with the next-gen jetliner entering service on daily Perth-Doha flights from 1 February 2013. This marks Australia's first scheduled passenger service for the advanced aircraft, with Qatar Airways beating the likes of China Southe...
POSTED 13 Dec, 2012 14 Comments
Air India plans to fly from Sydney and Melbourne to Delhi from September, with the route featuring its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The airline sees its Australian flights as "a six-day-a-week proposition, at the least", according to Prashant Sukul, an Air India board member and joi...
POSTED 7 May, 2012 0 Comments
Forget about space-age concept planes and whimsical 'what if' ideas that may never get off the drawing board, let along off the ground. Before this decade is through we'll be travelling on four very new and very different aircraft compared to today's Airbus A380s, Boeing 747-400s and the us...
POSTED 10 Apr, 2012 4 Comments
UPDATE | Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner will make a second visit to Australia starting Thursday May 24, 2012 – and this time we'll be going on a test flight! Click here for all the details. PREVIOUS | Jetstar is starting to reveal its Boeing 787 Dreamliner routes, with Melbou...
POSTED 22 Feb, 2012 2 Comments
UPDATE | Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner will make a second visit to Australia starting Thursday May 24, 2012 – and this time we'll be going on a test flight! Click here for all the details. PREVIOUS | Despite delays in the delivery schedule for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner &ndas...
POSTED 17 Nov, 2011 2 Comments
Yes, it's new and shiny and All Other Things Good – but don’t think that the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is just another plane for getting from A to B. Boeing has packed a bunch of tricks and technology inside this next-generation jetliner which will make the journey better for busine...
POSTED 16 Nov, 2011 0 Comments
IN BRIEF | So you can't get close enough to Boeing's shiny new 787 Dreamliner on its visit to Sydney and Melbourne this week – and even our extensive photo gallery and flight report of the first ANA 787 have failed to sate your appetite. Then check out this superbly detailed cutaway diagra...
POSTED 10 Nov, 2011 0 Comments
Having already toured ANA’s new Boeing 787 Dreamliner at the Boeing factory (and served up a detailed photo gallery of same), the next logical step for Australian Business Traveller was to take a flight on the 787. I visited Tokyo as a guest of ANA for a special 90 minute ‘excursion ...
POSTED 10 Nov, 2011 0 Comments
UPDATE | Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner will make a second visit to Sydney starting Thursday May 24, 2012 – and this time we'll be going on a test flight! Click here for all the details. PREVIOUS | Australians will get a first-hand look at the Boeing 787 Dreamliner next week ...
POSTED 10 Nov, 2011 6 Comments
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