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Qantas, Virgin flyers to get uninterrupted mobile device use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: New guidelines kick in from Tuesday.
 
Aussies dodge US mobile device flight bans 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
No battery checks required for locals bound for US.
 
Qantas checks in with cloud computing 
By Brett Winterford | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Impressed with results of public cloud bake-off.
 
Australian airlines to offer uninterrupted mobile device use 
 
Qantas to sack 450 call centre workers 
By Allie Coyne | May 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will consolidate facilities.
 
Qantas job cuts to impact IT staff 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT suppliers under pressure to lower costs.
 
Software failure causes 12 hours of delays for UK fliers 
Dec 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
One fifth of flights cancelled at Heathrow.
 
Qantas suppliers hit by $2bn cost cutting endeavour 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Airline won’t rule out IT job cuts.
 
How Qantas riled up the Kiwis during Rugby World Cup 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
And why it won't happen in 2015.
 
Govt to review IT skills in aviation 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
How to address growing demand using technology.
 
Sabre outage causes airport delays 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Update: Virgin Australia staff handwrite boarding passes.
 
Qantas website suffers bookings glitch 
Jun 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
No response to social media complaints.
 
Security researcher demos Android app airplane hijack 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
There really is an app for everything.
 
Airservices calibrates upgraded Sydney landing system 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
As upgrade tests airlines' patience.
 
Virgin Australia brings in veteran CIO 
By Charis Palmer | Feb 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
Hires former Sabre executive Lawrie Turner to 'optimise' IT functions.
 
Qantas appoints new CTO 
By Joshua Gliddon | Dec 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Former Contact Energy CIO gets the job.
 
Qantas ditches in-flight connectivity 
By Joshua Gliddon | Dec 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
No demand, said carrier
 
Data centre outage crashes Virgin, Jetstar check-in 
 
Qantas completes Optus wifi rollout 
Nov 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Free connectivity for frequent flyers.
 
CASA to power down IT for core upgrade 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 2, 2012 | Comment Now 
Updated: Kicks off storage overhaul.
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