As the local aviation war heats up again, Virgin Australia's latest deal pits a Tiger against Qantas Airways' flying kangaroo. Elsewhere, Atlas Iron is looking for a transport deal after partnering on a new mine with Altura Mining, while Service Stream looks for a way out of its NBN joint-venture with Lend Lease. And is Archer Daniels Midland finally winning over wheat farmers?
Qantas Airways, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Qantas' discount arm, Jetstar, will be bracing for greater competition at the lower end of the travel market, as Virgin Australia completes its partial acquisition of Tigerair Australia.