Emirates, Australia celebrate 5 years and 10 million litres of fuel savings (AME Info)Emirates Airline has saved almost 10 million litres of jet fuel and 772 hours of flight time in the five years since working with Airservices Australia (ASA) to pioneer an innovative flight route planning and airspace management programme called Flex Tracks.

A YOUNG pilot killed after a mid-air collision in Sydney had recently graduated as a Grade 3 flight instructor.Killed pilot loved to fly (Herald Sun)

WWII ace survives mid-air collision (The Australian)AN 89-year-old World War II flying ace has survived a mid-air collision over Sydney that killed two women in a second plane.

FLIGHTS on Australia’s busiest domestic airline route, between Sydney and Melbourne, are among the least reliable.Flying to and from Melbourne a lesson in patience (Narooma News)

Strike vote risk to air travel (The Australian)AIR traffic controllers are taking the next step towards potentially crippling industrial action after talks this week failed to resolve a key issue in pay negotiations with their employer, Airservices Australia.

Expect more plane smashes in Sydney: Dick Smith (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)Former Civil Aviation Safety Authority chairman Dick Smith says there will be more mid-air collisions unless Sydney’s Bankstown Airport changes its air traffic control system.

AT the end, they met 508m above suburban Casula – two light aircraft on a training flight path to disaster that would leave two dead and engulf a street in utter chaos.Collision course above suburbia (Daily Telegraph)

Flights: Havoc looms for holidaymakers (News.com.au Travel)THOUSANDS of people returning to work at the end of the school holidays will face air travel chaos if a flight dispute is not solved.

AT the end, they met 508m above suburban Casula – two light aircraft on a training flight path to disaster that would leave two people dead. Miracle: Saved by SantaCollision course above suburbia (Daily Telegraph)