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Qantas is one of the world’s best-known and best-regarded long-haul airlines. In addition to an extensive network around Australia and its immediate region, the Sydney-based airline normally stretches its wings to fly to multiple long-haul destinations. The airline is one of the world’s oldest, having marked its centenary in 2020. (Featured image: Vincenzo Pace - Simple Flying)

Qantas has been flying the Boeing 787-9 from Darwin and Sydney to Delhi, India. Photo: Vincenzo Pace | Simple Flying
Airline Type:
Full Service Carrier
Year Founded:
Alan Joyce
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latest Qantas Articles

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Auckland Airport Puts Airlines Offside As Profit Plummets And Charges Rise

Auckland Airport is soon to reach full COVID recovery but it seems years of turbulence will surround the multi-billion dollar upgrades.

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Premium Economy On Qantas: Everything You Need To Know

The exclusive cabin is available on the carrier’s Boeing 787 and Airbus A380 aircraft, and in 2025, the A350.

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Qantas To Send Its Airbus A330s To Bali

The equipment change will happen at the end of October.

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Qantas Posts A$2.47 Billion Profit And Launches Mega Sale And Points Giveaway

After losing A$7 billion in three years Qantas has clawed back a third of that in the twelve months ended June 30th, 2023.

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Qantas Orders Airbus A350s and Boeing 787s To Replace A330s and A380s

Speculation around fleet renewal at Qantas ended today when the airline announced it has ordered Airbus A350 and Boeing 787 widebodies.

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Virgin Australia CEO Weighs Into Qatar Airways Dispute

The decision to block Qatar Airways from adding more flights to Australia has created a media storm in Australia.

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Qantas Rumored To Be Nearing New Boeing 787 Order

The airline could secure the order for the new aircraft as early as this month.

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Johannesburg Regains Qantas Quadjets As The Airbus A380 Takes Over Sydney Flights

Johannesburg joins a select group of airports with A380 flights by three or more airlines.

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Qantas Returns Two Airbus A380s And Adds 250,000 Extra International Seats

With more 787 Dreamliners and A380s coming back into service Qantas is ramping up capacity on some of its most popular routes.

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Australian Airlines Are Letting Their Customers Down

While some airlines are doing better than others Australian aviation needs to lift its game in terms of reliability and on-time performance

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QantasLink Passenger Charged With Assaulting Flight Attendant

A QantasLink passenger has been charged with assault.

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What Rules & Regulations Surround Unaccompanied Minors Traveling With Qantas?

Guidelines to help children on their adventure, supported by a caring, dedicated team

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Flying Sydney To Auckland - Which Airline Is Best?

How do the five carriers flying the route compare in terms of schedule, price, and onboard service?

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Qantas Voices Support Of Indigenous Referendum With Special Yes23 Boeing 737 Livery

The flag carrier is aligning with the nation's indigenous community.

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6 Lesser-Known Facts: Remembering Qantas' Relationship With The Boeing 747

Looking at the history of the airline's jumbo jet.

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Just 2 Airlines: How To Get To Australia's Norfolk Island

With two carriers, the airport offers three destinations.

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The 5 Longest Air Routes From Australia & New Zealand

The top entry might be surprising to some.

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Crew Shut Qantas Boeing 737 Engine Shut Down Over Tasman Sea

The ATSB final report highlighted the flight crew of Qantas flight QF-144's "effective decision making" during the January incident.

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Jetstar CEO Says Airbus A321neo Has Been A Gamechanger

The first Jetstar Airbus A321LR arrived a year ago, and another eight have since joined the fleet, with more to come, plus some A321XLRs.