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Podcast: Palaszczuk relents and opens her borders

written by Robyn Tongol | November 25, 2020
E190 VH-ZPH taxis at Brisbane after operating the type’s last revenue flight with Virgin Australia. (James Baxter)
E190 VH-ZPH taxis at Brisbane after operating the type’s last revenue flight with Virgin Australia. (James Baxter)

Whisper it, but with borders opening and vaccines arriving shortly, are we witnessing the beginning of the end of aviation’s worst year in a century?

This week, host Phil Tarrant and guest Adam Thorn discuss whether this is the moment we’ve all been waiting for or just a false alarm before another state lockdown?

Plus, the team talks about the latest developments in the Hamad Airport invasive search scandal. Is Qatar genuine in its actions, or is this just a bungled PR job to save its reputation?

Finally, it almost went unnoticed that Qantas turned 100 last week. Find out how the flag carrier pulled off a dramatic stunt over the Harbour Bridge.

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  • Kenneth


    Always love listening to your podcasts, so keep them comming thx.

    Just a little thought concerning the harbour bridge overfly by Qantas on their 100th birthday.
    Blowing out candles, to me somehow indicates something ending, something sad, the end.
    So it still seems a bit strange to me. Just my personal opinion.
    Sure it looked cool seen in real life though.

  • Rocket


    You couldn’t find a pic of a VA aircraft other than one that has been removed from the fleet???????

  • Disenfranchised


    They’re not HER borders! And of course she’ happy to open borders before Christmas – she doesn’t want to miss out on the Vic/NSW $$$!

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