Qantas to test 'ultra long-haul' Sydney to NY, London flights

[ad_1] Qantas will use Boeing 787-9 aircraft for three test flights from Australia’s east coast to London and New York Qantas on Thursday said it will run “ultra long-haul” test flights in the coming months from New York and London to Sydney in order to assess the health of pilots and passengers, as it eyes […]

Qantas Airways profits lower after oil prices rise

[ad_1] Qantas said the outlook for the airline was ‘mixed’, with weakness in the domestic tourism market and flat corporate travel demand Qantas Airways posted a 6.5-percent fall in annual net profit Thursday, attributing the slide in earnings to higher oil prices and a weaker Australian dollar. Despite record revenues, the Australian flag carrier said […]