Melbourne Airport (MEL)

El Al to trial non-stop flights from Tel Aviv to Melbourne in Summer 2020

El Al Israeli airlines announced that it will trial non-stop flights to Melbourne in 2020. The flights, which will commence…

Vietnam Airlines crew forgets to lower landing gear during approach at Melbourne Airport

On 18 September, a Vietnam Airlines Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner (VN-A870) operated flight VN781 between Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and…

Qantas Airbus A330 bird strike on take-off at Perth Airport, airline immediately starts passenger care

On 6 September, a Qantas Airbus A330 (VH-EBE) was scheduled to fly QF772 from Perth to Melbourne, Australia. During take-off,…

United Airlines Boeing 787 from Melbourne to Los Angeles diverts to New Caledonia following smoke in cockpit

The aircraft was carrying 252 passengers when it had to make an unscheduled stop A United Airlines Boeing 787-9 operating…

Pressurization problem on Qantas Boeing 737-800 from Adelaide to Canberra; diversion to Melbourne

On 5 March, a Qantas Boeing 737-800 operating flight QF706 from Adelaide to Canberra was flying at 25,000 feet when…

A Malindo Air flight attendant and an airline employee among eight people arrested over $20M bust

Eight people were arrested in Melbourne over the past fortnight as part of a joint operation targeting an organised crime…

Air Canada announced enhancements to four international routes from Vancouver (from June 2019)

Air Canada announced today enhancements to four international routes from Vancouver, including increasing service to Delhi with daily flights on a year-round basis…

AirAsia ​meets with Victorian delegation ahead of direct services to Melbourne Avalon

AirAsia welcomed a delegation of business leaders at its headquarters in Kuala Lumpur today, ahead of direct services between the…

G’Day Melbourne, Air Canada inaugurates the only non-stop flights from Canada

Boeing 787 Dreamliner seasonal service from Vancouver operates Dec-Feb; becomes year-round in June 2018 Airline's third destination in Australia, following Sydney and Brisbane Air Canada's inaugural flight,…

Air Canada to launch new international Boeing 787 Dreamliner routes from Vancouver

New non-stop flights from YVR to Paris and to Zurich for Summer 2018 Melbourne flights become year-round starting June 2018 following Dec-Feb seasonal service Increased service from…

This website uses cookies, read our cookie policy.