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Qantas Airways Cost Cutting Plan Sparks Cut Concerns

Qantas Airways Cost Cutting Plan Sparks Cut Concerns

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Qantas Airways plans to slash the cost base of its ailing international business by nearly one-third over the next three years, in a move that has sparked ­speculation of further capacity cuts and job losses. Qantas chief financial officer Gareth Evans this month revealed “$1 billion or thereabouts” of the company’s ­$2 billion cost savings […]

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Qantas 747 World Cup Livery Departure Sydney [VIDEO]

Qantas 747 World Cup Livery Departure Sydney [VIDEO]

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Qantas to Start A380 Service to Dallas Ft. Worth in September

Qantas to Start A380 Service to Dallas Ft. Worth in September

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Qantas customers travelling on the popular Sydney-Dallas/Fort Worth route will soon be able to enjoy the world’s largest passenger aircraft on the world’s longest route, with an A380 replacing a B747 from September 2014.

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Qantas B747 Olympic 2012 Livery [VIDEO]

Qantas B747 Olympic 2012 Livery [VIDEO]

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Qantas to Cut 15 Percent of its Workforce, Wants Government Aid

Qantas to Cut 15 Percent of its Workforce, Wants Government Aid

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Qantas Airways Ltd is axing 15 percent of its workforce, slashing spending and selling gas-guzzling older planes after stiff competition at home and overseas pushed the Australian flag carrier deep into the red in the first half.

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Qantas Job Losses to be Revealed Thursday

Qantas Job Losses to be Revealed Thursday

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Qantas workers are set to find out how many of them will lose their jobs when Qantas announces a half year loss, even as the federal government is drafting changes to the Qantas Sale Act that would allow it to be majority foreign-owned.

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Qantas to Send 300 Jobs Offshore Instead of Brisbane, Unions Angered

Qantas to Send 300 Jobs Offshore Instead of Brisbane, Unions Angered

| January 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

QANTAS has chosen to send more than 300 maintenance jobs offshore rather than move them to Brisbane.

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DOT Fines Qantas $90,000 for Not Informing Passengers they Could Leave Delayed Aircraft

DOT Fines Qantas $90,000 for Not Informing Passengers they Could Leave Delayed Aircraft

| January 16, 2014 | 3 Comments

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced that Qantas Airways, an airline based in Australia, violated federal rules last March by not informing passengers on a delayed aircraft at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport that they had the opportunity to leave the plane as it sat at the gate for an extended period of time […]

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Qantas Again Rated the Safest Airline

Qantas Again Rated the Safest Airline

| January 9, 2014 | 9 Comments

AirlineRatings.com, the world’s only safety and product rating website has announced its top ten safest airlines for 2013 from the 448 it monitors.

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Qantas Disney 767 Landing at Sydney [VIDEO]

Qantas Disney 767 Landing at Sydney [VIDEO]

| November 20, 2013 | 1 Comment

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