Sydney, 30 June 2011

Qantas Ambassador Mark Webber - From F1 to Flight Cockpit
Qantas has announced its plans to assist Ambassador Mark Webber in his ambition to obtain his pilots licence.

Sydney, 30 June 2011

Qantas to Get Families Away on School Holidays
Qantas will put on bigger aircraft and have extra staff at airports next week to minimise disruptions to passengers from strike action by the Australian Licenced Aircraft Engineers Association (ALAEA)

Sydney, 27 June 2011

Union Strikes Target School Holidays
Qantas has been notified by the Australian Licenced Aircraft Engineers Association (ALAEA) that they will take industrial action as part of an ongoing dispute over pay and conditions.

Sydney, 24 June 2011

New Reward Option for Everyday Rewards and Qantas Frequent Flyer Members
Qantas Frequent Flyer members will soon be able to choose to automatically convert some of their Qantas Frequent Flyer points into Woolworths Gift Cards once a quarter.

Sydney, 23 June 2011

Qantas Introduces New Domestic Fares and Further Frequent Flyer Enhancements
Qantas today announced a new domestic fare structure providing customers with greater simplicity, flexibility and further Qantas Frequent Flyer benefits when travelling with Qantas. The changes apply across the domestic mainline and regional networks.

Sydney, 22 June 2011

Qantas Reaches Commercial Agreement with Rolls-Royce
Qantas today announced it had reached an agreement with Rolls-Royce plc in relation to the disruption incurred as a result of the QF32 uncontained IP disc failure of a Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engine on 4 November 2010 and the subsequent temporary grounding of Qantas’ entire A380 fleet.

Sydney, 22 June 2011

Qantas Profit Update
The Qantas Group expects to report Underlying Profit Before Tax (“Underlying PBT”) for the 12 months ending 30 June 2011 in the range of $500m to $550m.

Sydney, 21 June 2011

Impact to Qantas Services Ash Cloud from Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano
4pm Qantas flights to and from Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney have been cancelled for Wednesday 22 June 2011 as a result of ash from Chile’s Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano.

Sydney, 21 June 2011

Latest Impact to Qantas Services due to Ash Cloud from Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano
9am Qantas has implemented flight cancellations for Tuesday 21 June 2011 as a result of volcanic ash from the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano in Chile.

Sydney, 16 June 2011

Qantas Board Appointment
The Chairman of Qantas, Mr Leigh Clifford, today announced the appointment of Ms Corinne Namblard as a Non-Executive Director of the Board of Qantas Airways Limited, with immediate effect.

Sydney, 15 June 2011

Update on Impact to Qantas Services Ash Cloud from Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano
2.00pm Qantas will resume services to and from Tasmania on Thursday 16 June 2011.

Sydney, 15 June 2011

Update on Impact to Qantas Services Ash Cloud from Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano
Qantas has cancelled all services to and from Perth from 1pm local time on

Sydney, 15 June 2011

Qantas Adjusts Capacity, Capital Expenditure to Match Demand
The Qantas Group today announced an adjustment in planned domestic capacity growth and a corresponding reduction in capital expenditure for the next two years.

Sydney, 14 June 2011

Qantas update - impact of volcanic ash on services
Qantas will resume services to and from Adelaide on Wednesday 15 June 2011.

Sydney, 14 June 2011

Update on Impact to Qantas Service Ash Cloud from Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano
1.00pm Qantas will not operate services to and from Adelaide, Tasmania and New Zealand for the duration of Tuesday 14 June 2011 as a result of the ash cloud from Chile’s Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano.

Sydney, 14 June 2011

Update on Impact to Qantas Service Ash Cloud from Puyehue-Cordon Caulle Volcano
1.00pm Qantas will not operate services to and from Adelaide, Tasmania and New Zealand for the duration of Tuesday 14 June 2011 as a result of the ash cloud from Chile’s Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcano.

Sydney, 08 June 2011

Qantas Frequent Flyer Launches Premium Food and Wine Community "Qantas epiQure"
Exclusive access to award-winning wine, invitation to dinners with globally renowned chefs, and new points-earning opportunities. These are just a few of the benefits that will be available to members of a premium new wine and food community launched today for Qantas Frequent Flyers.

Brisbane, 02 June 2011

QantasLink to Launch Q400 on Moranbah Services
QantasLink announced today it would add a new $30 million next generation 74-seat Bombardier Q400 aircraft to its Moranbah schedule from late June following the completion of upgrading of the local airport.

Sydney, 02 June 2011

Qantas Launches New Baggage Policy
Qantas has launched its new checked baggage policy to support its domestic faster, smarter, check-in product.