Sydney, 29 October 2006

Qantas Orders Additional A380 Aircraft
Qantas Airways announced today that it had placed firm orders for eight more Airbus A380s, the world's largest passenger aircraft.

Sydney, 19 October 2006

Qantas To Outsource IT Support Services
Qantas today announced that, subject to the finalisation of contractual agreements, it would move its IT applications support and maintenance to global service providers Satyam Computer Services Limited and Tata Consulting Services.

Sydney, 19 October 2006

Qantas To Reduce Fuel Surcharges
Qantas said today it would reduce its international fuel surcharges for tickets issued on or after Tuesday, 24 October 2006.

Sydney, 09 October 2006

Historic First Qantas Jet to Return to Australia
More than 47 years after the first Boeing 707 jet airliner joined the Qantas fleet, the aircraft, previously known as City of Canberra is set to make an historic return to Australia.

Sydney, 05 October 2006

Business to Benefit from Online Check-in
Qantas today introduced online check-in, allowing domestic passengers to check-in for flights over the internet at

Sydney, 04 October 2006

Qantas Statement on A380 Delay
The Chief Financial Officer of Qantas, Mr Peter Gregg, said today Qantas understood from discussions with Airbus that it would not receive its first A380 aircraft until August 2008, around two years late.

Sydney, 03 October 2006

Qantas Introduces New Benchmark in Lounge Service
Qantas today announced a partnership with luxury hotel brand Sofitel that will see the hotel group operate the airline’s new International First class lounges in Sydney and Melbourne.