Qantas CEO: Airlines can use loyalty programs to be the disruptor

Air Transport World  2017-09-18 18:01:00

Qantas International and Freight CEO Gareth Evans said airlines have the opportunity to be the disruptor, rather than be disrupted, as the digital economy heats more

Elderly woman, 94, stranded at Sydney Airport after wild weather disrupts flight schedule

The New Zealand Herald  2017-09-14 06:38:37

It was supposed to be the heartfelt reunion of two long-time friends.Instead, an elderly woman has had a rare social trip cut short after a Qantas mishap left her stranded at Sydney airport for four hours.Beryl ...

Qantas to increase premium seating on Airbus A380s

Breaking Travel News  2017-09-08 08:29:52

Qantas has reached an agreement with Airbus to upgrade its 12 flagship A380 cabins to further improve passenger comfort on long-haul operations while maximising economics. In particular, the new interior ...

Qantas urges airline manufacturers to cross final frontier

Breaking Travel News  2017-09-07 15:16:09

Qantas has urged aircraft manufacturers to go the extra mile and develop an aircraft that is able to link Australia to anywhere in the world. ?We want the hop to be completely eradicated,? said Gareth ...

Qantas plane returns to Dubai due to technical issue after takeoff  2017-09-06 12:49:01

Aircraft spotted circling over Dubai skies before returning to airport shortly after takeoff

Brisbane named second Qantas 787-9 base

Air Transport World  2017-09-01 17:16:00

From Brisbane, the 787-9 is capable of flying nonstop to destinations such as Seattle, Chicago, San Francisco and more

Qantas and Emirates to extend partnership  2017-08-31 14:31:58

The new agreement will see flights re-routed from Dubai to Singapore on London-Sydney flight

Qantas extends Emirates partnership for further five years

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-31 07:52:30

Qantas and Emirates will apply to extend their cornerstone partnership for another five years, making changes to reflect customer demand, new aircraft technology and each airline?s respective network strengths.

Qantas reports strong financial performance for financial 2017

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-25 09:42:17

Qantas has reported an underlying profit before tax of $1,401 million and a statutory profit before tax of $1,181 million for the 12 months ended June 30th, 2017. The underlying result represents the second ...

Qantas announces stock buyback, reports second highest ever profit

The Irish Times  2017-08-25 07:08:19

Airline run by Irishman Alan Joyce, to repurchase as much as $373m of stock

Qantas challenges Boeing and Airbus to cross aviation's 'last frontier'

CNN  2017-08-25 02:07:18

Qantas challenges Boeing and Airbus to cross aviation's 'last frontier'

Qantas cruises into second-highest profit on record

BBC News  2017-08-25 01:40:30

Australian carrier's boss says a turnaround programme to make the airline profitable "is complete".

Australian carrier Qantas sees strong profit  2017-08-25 01:32:45

Healthy annual result comes after airline slashes jobs and reduces aircraft fleet

Qantas signs China sales partnership with Fliggy

Breaking Travel News  2017-08-14 08:49:47

Travellers are set to benefit from a new agreement between Qantas and Alibaba Group?s online travel service platform, Fliggy, which will allow customers to book the airline?s flights directly on the site.

Qantas, American refile ATI application

Air Transport World  2017-08-02 18:54:00

Australian flag carrier Qantas and Dallas/Fort Worth-based American Airlines are preparing to file another application for antitrust immunity (ATI) after a previous rebuff by US regulators, and Qantas ...

Qantas Concierge chatbot launches on Facebook Messenger

Breaking Travel News  2017-07-12 10:36:56

Qantas has launched Qantas Concierge, a Facebook Messenger bot that gives customers in the United Kingdom personalised travel inspiration. Following a successful roll-out in Australia in February, the ...

Return fares to New York from New Zealand drop below $900

The New Zealand Herald  2017-07-03 19:34:57

Travellers can celebrate the Fourth of July with cheap fares to the United States, including New York return for $899.Flights to New York are on Qantas but are limited to the 150 customers and passengers ...

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  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 ...