Concorde nose cone bought for £100,000

An anonymous London entrepreneur has forked out nearly £100,000 for the nose cone of a British Airways Concorde, with the famous “droop nose” to grace the wall of the property magnate’s house.

Travelport GDS chases hotel commission

Agents will no longer need to chase their hotel booking commissions following the launch of Travelport’s new hotel GDS, Rooms and More which localises business into one platform.

Virgin, Singapore alliance in the hands of ACCC

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has received a submission from Virgin Australia seeking regulatory approval for the carrier’s proposed alliance with Singapore Airlines.

Cebu increases competition, doubles fleet

Aiming to decrease fares and increase competition in the Philippines, Cebu Pacific (CEB) announced it has placed an order of up to 30 new Airbus A321neo and seven A320 aircraft.

New Chic Outlet Shopping website launches

Value Retail demonstrates its on-going commitment to develop customer-focused digital innovation through the launch of a new look website for its Chic Outlet Shopping brand.

Ash disrupts Queenstown services

Puyehue-Cordon Caulle ash is expected to hit an altitude of 20,000 feet in the lower South Island today, causing Qantas to suspend flights to Christchurch and Queenstown.