Qantas Airways Ltd (QAN.AX)
28 Apr 2017
SYDNEY Australian national carrier Qantas Airways Ltd on Thursday said it would ax its Melbourne-Dubai-London flights operated in partnership with Emirates and switch the capacity to Asia when it launches non-stop Perth-London flights next year.
SYDNEY, April 27 Australian national carrier Qantas Airways Ltd on Thursday said it would axe its Melbourne-Dubai-London flights operated in partnership with Emirates and switch the capacity to Asia when it launches non-stop Perth-London flights next year.
* Richard Goyder AO has agreed to join board of Qantas Airways Limited as a non-executive director
SYDNEY 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 .
* Viability could be hit if oil price tops $70/barrel - analysts
* Competition expected to moderate (Recasts with Air NZ results, adds CEO and analyst comment)
Feb 23 Australian shares fell on Thursday, dragged by weakness in the materials sector with miner Rio Tinto tumbling after going ex-dividend, though rises in Qantas Airways and Casino operator Crown Resorts after their earnings contained losses.
SYDNEY, Feb 23 Qantas Airways Ltd, Australia's biggest airline, on Thursday posted a 7.5 percent fall in first-half underlying profit as international competition intensified and domestic market conditions remained weak.
* Qantas may have also had a tough quarter: analyst (Recasts, adds analyst comment, additional details)
BEIJING/SYDNEY American Airlines Group Inc and Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd may reapply to the U.S. Transportation Department for permission to coordinate prices and flight schedules now the Trump administration is in charge, Qantas Chief Executive Alan Joyce said.