The International Air Transport Association estimates airlines are expected to collectively post a US$35.5 billion profit for calendar 2018.
Boeing’s Randy Tinseth says he expects orders for the 777-8X to start coming in once the first 777-300ERs near retirement age.
Air travel technology provider SITA says it is continuing to talk with the Australian government about further measures to streamline the arrivals and departures process for international travellers.
Melbourne Airport chief executive Lyell Strambi says investors in Australia’s airports need regulatory certainty over their investments.
Virgin Australia group executive for airlines Rob Sharp has reaffirmed the airline group’s commitment to operating from the Western Sydney Airport being build at Badgerys Creek.