Sweeping views of the planes taking off and landing at Broome Airport in Australia are a key feature of the new regional lounge Qantas has opened. The lounge also offers free Wi-Fi, refreshments and newspapers and displays the work of local indigenous artists.
American Airlines and Cathay Pacific have new lounges at Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris. The lounges, each with showers and free Wi-Fi, are found in the connection between Terminal 2A and 2C.
Business- and first-class travelers on Qantas who travel to Los Angeles and Dallas/Fort Worth airports in the U.S. can use the carrier's chauffeur service. The service, which offers a complimentary ride within 40 miles of the airport, won't launch in New York until next year.
British Airways and Qantas are opening individual lounges at Singapore Changi Airport. The British Airways lounge for first- and business-class fliers will be located where the airline had a joint lounge with Qantas.
Qantas Airways now offers free Wi-Fi service at its Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth terminals in Australia. Free access was already available in Qantas lounges, but other passengers had to pay for service in the airport.