Sydney, 29 August 2008

Qantas Expands North America Codeshare Services
Qantas announced today it would grow its North American network with the commencement of expanded codeshare relationships with US carriers Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air.

Sydney, 29 August 2008

Qantas Statement on ATSB Report
Qantas welcomed the release today by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) of its preliminary investigation report into the depressurisation incident and diversion to Manila of the B747-400 operating QF30 on 25 July 2008.

Sydney, 21 August 2008

Qantas Announces Record Profit for the Year Ended 30 June 2008
Qantas today announced a record profit before tax of $1,408 million for the full year ended 30 June 2008, a 46 per cent increase on the prior year results.

Sydney, 21 August 2008

Qantas Statement on Safety
The Chief Executive Officer of Qantas, Mr Geoff Dixon, today made the following comments regarding recent operational incidents and industrial action:

Sydney, 19 August 2008

Qantas Announces CFO Succession
Qantas Airways Limited announced today that Peter Gregg would step down as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and as a member of the airline's Board on 30 September 2008.

Perth, 13 August 2008

Qantas to Increase Western Australian Services
Qantas announced today it would increase capacity between Perth and the Western Australian regional destinations of Kalgoorlie, Newman, Paraburdoo and Port Hedland.

Sydney, 13 August 2008

Qantas Increases Services to South Africa
Qantas announced today it would increase services between Sydney and Johannesburg from five to six flights per week from 16 December 2008.

Sydney, 12 August 2008

Qantas One Of The World's Best Airlines
Qantas has been named Best Airline Australasia and one of the world's top airlines in the 2008 Skytrax World Airline Awards.

Sydney, 12 August 2008

Qantas Statement on B737 Records
Qantas said today it would remove six B737-400 aircraft from service while it cross-checked maintenance records relating to aircraft modification work carried out at one of its Australian facilities.

Sydney, 07 August 2008

Qantas Announces A380 Delivery Date
Qantas announced today that it would take delivery of its first A380 aircraft on 19 September 2008.

Sydney, 06 August 2008

QantasLink Announces New Q400 Schedule for NSW
QantasLink today announced the introduction of new 72-seat Bombardier Q400 aircraft on its Albury, Coffs Harbour, Port Macquarie and Tamworth routes commencing from 25 August 2008.

Brisbane, 06 August 2008

Qants Announces New Q400 Flying Schedule for Queensland
antasLink today announced the introduction of new 72-seat Bombardier Q400 aircraft across its Queensland network.

Sydney, 03 August 2008

Qantas Statement on CASA Review
Qantas today said it would work with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) on the latest review it planned for some of the airline's operations.