SECURITY procedures in place at 140 Australian airports would have failed to stop a hijacking attempt similar to the incident yesterday when a woman stormed the cockpit of a small aircraft in New Zealand yesterday and stabbed two pilots.
The view from the pilot's seat has changed dramatically since the start of the Kangaroo Route, writes Michelle Berkowitz.
ONE of Australia's most experienced military jet pilots has called on the government to re-examine its plan to spend at least $12 billion buying the US F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
Nicole Manktelow meets Dr Mahesh Prakash, a mathematician with a soft spot for his Xbox.
WESTPAC Life Saver Rescue Helicopter crews could resume rescue missions by the end of the week.