Perth, 29 July 2010

Next-Generation Check-in Arrives in Perth
Qantas today launched a trial of its all-new Next Generation Check-in system at its domestic terminal at Perth Airport.

Berlin, 27 July 2010

Air Berlin to join oneworld™ alliance
Air Berlin is expected to start flying as part of oneworld™ in early 2012 – just weeks before the opening of the new Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which is being built as a major new hub for Europe.

Sydney, 21 July 2010

Qantas Announces Winners of Qantas Foundation Art Award
Qantas, through its charitable foundation the Qantas Foundation, today announced the winners of the third annual Qantas Foundation Art Award.

Sydney, 21 July 2010

QantasLink Q400 Fleet Expansion
Qantas and Bombardier Aerospace today announced that they have finalised a contract for the purchase of seven new Q400 NextGen aircraft to be delivered by Bombardier from 2011 for operation by Qantas' regional airline subsidiary QantasLink. The transaction is an exercise of Qantas options.

Sydney, 20 July 2010

Australian Designer Marc Newson Designs Qantas Next Generation Check-in
Qantas today announced it had worked closely with Marc Newson in the design of its new Next Generation Check-in experience, which will launch in Perth next week.

Perth, 16 July 2010

Qantas Extends Cityflyer to Perth-Darwin Route
Qantas today announced that all flights between Perth and Darwin would offer the airline’s award winning Cityflyer product and services, from this month.

Sydney, 15 July 2010

Qantas Launches New Inflight Entertainment Program
Qantas today announced it would launch a new inflight entertainment program on all Qantas domestic and international flights from August.

Sydney, 14 July 2010

Qantas to Receive First Boeing 787 In 2012
Qantas today announced it would receive the first of 50 Boeing 787 Dreamliners – a B787-8 series aircraft – in mid-2012.

Sydney, 14 July 2010

Qantas Launches New Domestic Transfer Facility
Qantas today launched its new Sydney Domestic Transfer Facility at Sydney International Airport.

Perth, 13 July 2010

Qantas Grows Capacity in Western Australia
Qantas announced today it would increase capacity to the North West regional centres of Karratha, Paraburdoo and Port Hedland in the coming months, including the launch of a new Port Hedland-Melbourne route in September.

Sydney, 05 July 2010

Qantas Defence Services Signs $136m C130h Contract Extension
Qantas Defence Services and the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO) have signed a three-year, $136 million extension to the maintenance and support contract for the Australian Government’s fleet of 12 Lockheed Martin C130H aircraft.

Cairns, 01 July 2010

QantasLink Inaugural Cairns-Port Moresby Flight Takes Off
QantasLink today celebrated the departure of its first international service, operating from Cairns to Port Moresby this morning. Flight QF191 left Cairns just before 7am and touched down in Port Moresby at 8.35am, heralding the first time Qantas has flown into the Papua New Guinea capital since 2002.