QANTAS NEWS

 

How Qantas is tackling most annoying thing about flying - jetlag

The New Zealand Herald  2017-06-22 22:04:24

They're world leaders in getting people where they want to go. Now Qantas is looking at how it can help people to look and feel better when they arrive.The airline has announced it will be working with ...

New twist in red-hot airline competition on the Tasman

The New Zealand Herald  2017-06-18 04:49:09

The transtasman aviation market is in for a shake-up next month as Emirates takes off a superjumbo and partner airline Qantas replaces it with more frequent flights with a new plane between Auckland and ...

Irish-born Qantas CEO hails parents after British royal honour

Independent.ie  2017-06-14 01:30:00

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce, who comes from Tallaght in south Dublin, has been awarded a Companion of the Order of Australia in the birthday honours of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, for his services to the aviation ...

IATA AGM 2017: Sydney selected to host 2018 event

Breaking Travel News  2017-06-07 11:44:38

The International Air Transport Association has announced that Qantas will host the 74th IATA annual general meeting and World Air Transport Summit.

Qantas eyes longer leap as it gears up for Perth-London flights

The New Zealand Herald  2017-06-07 02:04:31

Qantas hopes it will be able to fly direct from Sydney to London with new generation planes as it gears up to begin services to the British capital from Perth.The Perth-London service will start next March ...

IATA AGM to be held in Sydney in 2018

Air Transport World  2017-06-06 17:12:00

Next year?s IATA annual meeting will be held in Sydney and hosted by Qantas, it was announced Tuesday.read more

Secrets of a long haul flight revealed by Qantas staff in documentary

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-31 23:32:25

Airline travel is laid bare in a fascinating new documentary that goes behind the scenes during a 22-hour flight. The Secret Life Of The Long Haul Flight, which airs in the UK, charts a London to Sydney ...

Here come the Lions - and their 4 tonnes of luggage

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-30 03:07:48

Qantas is doing the heavy lifting for the British and Irish Lions who are bringing four tonnes of bags and gear.The airline is the official carrier for the Lions and says the tour has already boosted bookings ...

Tennis great to boycott Qantas over same-sex marriage

CNN  2017-05-25 10:00:33

One of tennis' greatest ever stars says she will no longer fly Qantas because of the airline chief executive's support for same-sex marriage.

Qantas adds digital boarding passes on international flights

Breaking Travel News  2017-05-20 10:19:42

Qantas has introduced mobile check-in and digital boarding passes for customers travelling between Australia and New Zealand, the first step towards more seamless travel across the Tasman.

Qantas adds digital boarding passes on Tasman journeys

Breaking Travel News  2017-05-20 10:19:13

Qantas has introduced mobile check-in and digital boarding passes for customers travelling between Australia and New Zealand, the first step towards more seamless travel across the Tasman. The technology ...

Qantas brings in new measures to make transtasman travel easier

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-18 01:55:52

Qantas has introduced mobile check-in and digital boarding passes for passengers flying between Australia and New Zealand.The airline operates 252 return services across the Tasman and says it is a step ...

Qantas unveils plans for international wing at Perth airport

Breaking Travel News  2017-05-15 11:20:53

Qantas customers are set to benefit from smoother connections and improved facilities at Perth Airport with construction to begin on a new integrated domestic and international passenger hub. A new international ...

Qantas unveils plans for international wing at Perth airport

Breaking Travel News  2017-05-14 13:59:46

Qantas customers are set to benefit from smoother connections and improved facilities at Perth Airport with construction to begin on a new integrated domestic and international passenger hub.

Why Qantas is considering naming its new planes after Vegemite

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-13 23:31:44

Hard as it is to imagine a sleek new Dreamliner bearing the name "Vegemite" but this is on the cards as Qantas embarks on a campaign to find suitably Australian titles for its fleet of 787-9s.With the ...

Man sues Qantas over airline food, claims he found needle

The New Zealand Herald  2017-05-11 21:42:16

Qantas is being sued by a man who claims he almost ate a hypodermic needle that was in his butter chicken served on a flight from Brisbane to Sydney.Although Qantas insists it is impossible for a metal ...

Qantas forecasts strong fiscal year profit

Air Transport World  2017-05-04 18:14:00

Australian flag carrier Qantas is forecasting another strong profit for its fiscal year through June 30, as international market conditions faced by the carrier improve.read more

Qantas releases first tickets for new Kangaroo route

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-27 23:30:07

Travellers can now book non-stop flights from Europe to Australia for the first time, with tickets for Qantas? London-Perth route going on sale. Daily flights on the history-making route begin in March ...

Qantas tickets on sale for Australia to Europe direct

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-27 03:12:01

Tickets for new direct flights linking Australia and Europe are now on sale.Qantas' Perth-London flights begin on March 24 next year aboard the airline's new Boeing 787-Dreamliner.The 17-hour flight is ...

Qantas unveils curated amenity kits

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-15 10:54:55

Qantas has teamed up with some of Australia?s leading artists, photographers and digital influencers to feature their work on the airline?s international Business class amenity kits.