A350-1000, A321-XLR, A220-300 exterior design flying over Sydney Harbour
The next generation of Qantas aircraft

For over 100 years, we've been at the forefront of aviation innovation. Our next generation aircraft, through longer range, less noise and better economics will improve how you travel around Australia and the world.

Introducing the Airbus A350-1000

We’re extremely excited to announce an order of 12 A350-1000s, an aircraft designed to redefine the way we travel with the ability to fly non-stop from Australia to almost anywhere in the world.

Partnering with Airbus and Australian industrial designer, David Caon, our A350 promises a five-star flying experience with, premium designer details and all new levels of luxurious comfort. The A350 sets a new standard in premium travel with over forty percent of the aircraft dedicated to our premium cabins.

Flights are scheduled for take-off in late 2025 starting with Sydney to London and New York.

A350-1000, seat map design

Artist impression only, subject to change.

First suites

Six spacious First suites will be complete with a privacy door, separate bed and lounge chair, an individual wardrobe and a 32” inflight entertainment screen.

Qantas A350 First Partnering with Airbus and Australian industrial designer, David Caon, our A350 promises a five-star flying experience with some of the world’s most spacious cabins, premium designer details and all new levels of luxurious comfort. Take a look through our First cabin.

Wellbeing Zone

Our Wellbeing Zone features a self-serve snack station and digital displays providing movement and stretching recommendations.

A350-1000, Wellbeing cabin design

Artist impression only, subject to change.

Redefining long-haul travel

Passengers sitting in Economy watching inflight entertainment

More comfort

52 Business suites, all with direct aisle access, 40 Premium Economy seats and 140 Economy seats (including generous Economy legroom). 

Longer range

With a range of 8,700nm (16,100km), any city in the world is just one flight away from Australia.

Fuel efficient

Lower emissions with 25% less fuel emissions per seat.

Introducing our new domestic fleet

A321-XLR and A220-300 exterior design flying over Sydney Harbour

Airbus A321-XLR and A220-300

We’ll also be renewing our domestic fleet from late 2023 and are excited to announce the order of 20 A321-XLRs and 20 A220-300s which will form the backbone of our domestic fleet. These next generation aircraft – through their lower emissions, longer range, less noise and better economics, will improve how you can travel around Australia.

Don’t forget to check back for the latest updates and information as we continue to announce details of our next generation fleet.

Important information

Airbus A350-1000 aircraft and cabin images and Airbus A320-300 aircraft image are artist impressions only, subject to change.