Qantas Group

Australian carrier Qantas to sell land for US$595 million to ease pandemic debt

Australian flag carrier Qantas announced the sale of its land for US$595 million to help ease the airline’s debt due to the pandemic.   ...


Qantas repatriation flight from Buenos Aires to Darwin to be its longest ever

Qantas’ Buenos Aires to Darwin repatriation flight will be its longest ever with almost 18 hours of flight time.  ...


Australian consumer regulator blocks proposed Qantas, Japan Airlines alliance

The proposed Qantas and Japan Airlines alliance has been denied approval by Australian consumer regulator ACCC....


Qantas considers mandatory crew vaccination after multi-spreader incident

Qantas Airways considers imposing a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for its staff.   ...


150 Qantas employees suspected of ties with organized crime

150 Qantas employees are suspected of having close ties with organized crime groups and getting involved in other illegal activities....


Domestic traffic to reach full capacity, Qantas CEO says

Qantas CEO optimistic of a full domestic capacity recovery from July 1, 2021,  on the back of firm domestic and leisure demand in Australia.  ...


Qantas aims to save $100 million a year, cuts 2000 staff

Qantas Airways cuts 2,000 more staff and outsources baggage handling at 10 airports across Australia to save more than $100 million.  ...


Qantas looks to consolidate and centralize its property

Qantas Group announced it was reviewing some of its key operating facilities’ size and location as 20,000 employee stand-downs near finalization....


Despite redeployment programs, 85% Qantas ex-pilots jobless?

Despite several employment programs that Qantas has, 85% of the airline’s stood-down pilots have not been able to find jobs elsewhere, said the head of the Australian and International Pilots Association (AIPA). ...


Qantas drops International CEO with overseas flights grounded

The Qantas Group has revealed that the airline’s head of International services will leave the group as overseas flights will continue to remain grounded until at least mid-2021....