Tiger Airbus A320 VH‑VNB departs from the Gold Coast Airport bound for Melbourne. (Paul Sadler)

From the archives: Tiger Airways Australia takes off

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This story from the Australian Aviation Jan/Feb 2008 edition by Geoffrey Thomas looks at the arrival of Tiger Airways Australia 12 years ago on November 23 2007.

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All Nippon Airways' first Boeing 787-8. (Boeing)

From the archives: One Boeing 787 delivery down, 820 to go

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This story from the Australian Aviation archives is from November 2011 when Geoffrey Thomas wrote about the first Boeing 787 delivery to All Nippon Airways.

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A file image of an Ansett Australia Airbus A320. (Paul Merritt)

From the archives: The Ansett collapse

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This story from the Australian Aviation archives is from September 2011, when Geoffrey Thomas wrote about the collapse of Ansett Australia.

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From the archives: Boeing 777: A milestone machine

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This January/February 2012 Australian Aviation feature about the 1,000th Boeing 777 delivery coincides with the 25-year anniversary of the program’s flight.

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Singapore Airlines Boeing 747-400 9V-SPQ takes off. (Andrew Hunt)

From the archives: Singapore Airlines farewells the 747

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This story from the Australian Aviation archives comes from May 2012, when Geoffrey Thomas wrote on the retirement of the Boeing 747 at Singapore Airlines.

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From the archives: Service interrupted: Ash cloud causes chaos

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This story from the Australian Aviation archives is from June 2010, when Geoffrey Thomas wrote about the disruption caused by the Eyjafjallajökull volcano.

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