Tianjin Airlines expands into Australia

Tianjin Airlines Airbus A330-200 B-8596 arrives at Melbourne. (Victor Pody)

Tianjin Airlines is the latest Chinese carrier to stretch its wings to Australia following the arrival of its inaugural service to Melbourne. Flight GS7945, operated by Airbus A330-200 B-8596, landed at Melbourne Tullamarine at 1130 local time on Wednesday, some 10 and a half hours after departing from … [Read more...]

SriLankan arrives in Melbourne

SriLankan Airlines Airbus A330-300 4R-ALM touches down at Melbourne Airport. (Victor Pody)

SriLankan Airlines has returned to Australia for the first time since 2001 with the start of nonstop flights between Melbourne and Colombo. The inaugural service, operated by Airbus A330-300 4R-ALM, touched down at Melbourne Airport at about 1515 on Monday, following its 10-hour journey from … [Read more...]

LATAM touches down in Melbourne

LATAM flight LA805 arrives in Melbourne from Santiago. (Victor Pody)

LATAM Airlines says its new Melbourne-Santiago nonstop service will offer travellers from this part of the world more convenient connections to South America and beyond. The three-times-a-week offering kicked off on Friday, when LA805, operated by Boeing 787-9 CC-BGN, touched down at Tullamarine a little … [Read more...]