QANTAS NEWS

 

It has been a long time coming, so how does in-flight Wi-Fi stack up on a Qantas plane?

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-07 21:46:13

Be prepared. Qantas has switched on in-flight Wi-Fi for customers travelling on board an internet-capable Boeing 737-800, promising to offer fast, free connectivity on Australian domestic flights.Following ...

Non-stop London to Sydney flights 'possible within five years'

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-06 21:25:29

Airbus and Boeing now offer aircraft that appear capable of flying non-stop commercial flights from Sydney to London - the 'Holy Grail' for Australian carrier Qantas.As long as oil prices don't go much ...

Airbus, Boeing close in on Qantas' ultra-long haul dream

Reuters  2017-04-05 22:42:00

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Both Airbus and Boeing now offer aircraft that appear capable of flying non-stop commercial flights from Sydney to London - the "Holy Grail" for Australian carrier Qantas Airways Ltd ...

Editorial: Air New Zealand and Qantas form new transtasman airline bond

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-26 17:00:00

Air New Zealand and Qantas have put aside their cut-throat commercial rivalry to form a new bond. It also has the potential of being good for passengers.The two airlines, with other Australian based carriers ...

Alan Joyce?s advice to airlines after his Qantas success? Adapt

The Irish Times  2017-03-16 10:58:36

Dubliner on track to deliver ?1.5bn in cost savings at the Australian airline

Qantas boss wants to streamline transtasman border

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-14 23:59:36

Qantas chief Alan Joyce has called for smoother border arrangements between New Zealand and Australia and taken a swipe at government taxes which are "killing the goose that lays the golden egg."Joyce ...

Air New Zealand & Qantas form new lobbying group

Air Transport World  2017-03-09 13:37:00

Air New Zealand, Qantas and four other airlines are establishing an association to lobby on common causes such as airport fees, taxes and infrastructure reform.read more

Fancy an upgrade? The easy hack lets you fly first class for nearly the same price as economy

The New Zealand Herald  2017-03-01 00:30:00

It costs in the region of $1000 USD ($1391) to fly from the US to Australia at the moment - and that's in economy.But an ingenious new fare hack means you could be making the same long journey in Qantas ...

Qantas posts $372 million net profit for 1H FY2017

Air Transport World  2017-02-23 19:38:00

Qantas reported a consolidated net profit of A$515 million ($372.1 million) for the first half of its FY2017 (July-December 2016), down 25.1% from A$688 million in the first half of FY2016.read more

Qantas beats financial guidance for second half of 2016

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-23 11:48:52

Qantas today reported an underlying profit before tax of $852 million and a statutory profit before tax of $715 million for the six months ended December 31st, 2016. The underlying result was down 7.5 ...

Qantas profits buffeted by competition headwinds

BBC News  2017-02-23 01:43:50

Shares in the Australian airline jump 5% despite posting lower half-year profits.

Qantas and Western Australia leverage Perth-London service

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-05 20:46:40

Qantas and Tourism Western Australia have lifted the value of their tourism marketing partnership to $12.9 million to maximise the benefits of the national carrier?s Perth to London service.

Qantas and Western Australia leverage Perth-London service

Breaking Travel News  2017-02-05 20:46:09

Qantas and Tourism Western Australia have lifted the value of their tourism marketing partnership to $12.9 million to maximise the benefits of the national carrier?s Perth to London service.

American, Qantas to refile for stronger partnership

Air Transport World  2017-01-31 16:37:00

American Airlines and Qantas have backed away from some aspects of their codeshare arrangements, as they prepare to refile their application for a stronger partnership.read more

Qantas opens widebody maintenance hangar at LAX

Air Transport World  2017-01-30 19:47:00

Qantas has opened a new maintenance hangar at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).read more

Qantas opens $30m engineering facility at Los Angeles International

Breaking Travel News  2017-01-30 09:47:58

Qantas has unveiled its new engineering facility at Los Angeles International Airport, an investment of more than US$30 million. It is one of the largest commercial hangars in North America and the first ...

Qantas to expand international unit after Joyce?s turnaround

gulfnews.com  2017-01-26 11:42:07

The Australian carrier ditched many unprofitable long-haul flights in favour of alliances with Emirates, China Eastern Airlines, American Airlines

Qantas passenger tries to claim payout over broken entertainment system

The New Zealand Herald  2017-01-10 03:09:06

An irate passenger has demanded AU$100 ($142) in compensation from Qantas because he was forced to suffer through a 10-hour flight with a broken in-flight entertainment system.Victoria's Civil and Administrative ...

QantasLink on hunt for recruits

The Australian  2016-12-15 13:00:00

Qantas's regional airline QantasLink is on a hiring spree.

Qantas to introduce Dreamliner on Melbourne-Los Angeles route

Breaking Travel News  2016-12-15 10:52:55

Passengers flying from Melbourne to Los Angeles will be the first to experience the Qantas 787-9 Dreamliner when the inaugural international service takes-off on December 15th next year. The Qantas Dreamliner ...