Qantas News Stories
July 29, 2014
Major airlines are taking differing stances to flying over Iraq, reflecting the piecemeal approach airlines currently take to flying over conflict zones.
July 17, 2014
Some international airlines, including Australia's Qantas and Korea's two major carriers, shifted the route taken by flights operating over Ukrainian air space months ago amid increasing tensions between Kiev and pro-Moscow rebels.
July 14, 2014
Indonesia's Lion Air is reported to be in talks with Qantas about buying the Australian carrier's stake in the Singapore-based affiliate of its budget airline Jetstar.
May 31, 2014
Some flights between Australia and southeast Asia and all domestic flights at Darwin airport in the country's north were cancelled on Saturday after the eruption of Sangeang Api in Indonesia’s south produced a large cloud of ash.
May 8, 2014
Australia's Qantas Airways said on Thursday it plans to cut debt by over AUD$1 billion (USD$935 million) by fiscal 2015 to achieve positive free cash flow.
April 14, 2014
Some Asian airlines are hedging a larger portion of their jet fuel usage this year as they expect prices to firm, indicating sustained pressure on their profit margins.
April 4, 2014
A plane carrying Australian title contenders Central Coast Mariners to Perth for an A-League soccer match was forced to land in Adelaide on Friday because of smoke in the cabin of the Airbus A330.
March 6, 2014
Emirates said its alliance with Qantas was working and had helped the Gulf carrier to improve yields, after some analysts questioned the benefits of the partnership.
March 3, 2014
The Australian government has agreed to loosen restrictions on foreign ownership of Qantas Airways that the loss-making national carrier says have put it at a disadvantage against its main domestic rival in a battle for market share.
February 27, 2014
Whether through error or circumstance, Qantas Airways' spectacular fall from grace is giving chief executive Alan Joyce his best chance of steering the airline toward long-term salvation.
February 27, 2014
Australian carrier Qantas plans to cut 15 percent of its workforce, sell older aircraft and reduce capital spending after reporting a first-half loss amid growing competition in both international and domestic operations.
February 25, 2014
The Australian government is looking at ways to assist Qantas Airways after the carrier declined to comment on reports it is preparing to cut up to 5,000 jobs and sell some assets.
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17
- Fighting Complicates MH17 Crash Investigation
- Armed Mission To MH17 Site "Not Realistic"
- Australia To Send 100 Extra Police To Ukraine
- ICAO To Hold Safety Meeting With IATA, Others
- Australia Ready To Send Police To Guard MH17 Crash Site
- ICAO Says MH17 Voice Recorder In Good Condition
- Dutch Mourn As First MH17 Bodies Arrive In Netherlands
- Rebels Likely Downed MH17 'By Mistake'
- Train Carrying MH17 Bodies Reaches Kharkiv
- Malaysian Airliner Shot Down Over Ukraine, 298 Dead
- Airbus Eyes Middle East Order For A330neo
- Qatar Airways Orders 50 Boeing 777-9Xs
- Bombardier Tops 500 Orders For Q400, CSeries
- Airbus, Boeing Close To USD$100 Bln In Airshow Deals
- Air Mauritius Orders 6 A350s In Fleet Revamp
- Myanma Airways Signs For 6 ATR 72-600s
- MG Aviation Orders Two Boeing 787-9s
- AirAsia X Signs MOU For 50 Airbus A330neos
- SMBC Aviation Capital Orders 115 Airbus A320s
- BOC Aviation Orders 43 Airbus A320s