Articles Tagged ‘Qantas’

Boeing 747-400s: top airlines and routes in this decade

Boeing 747-400s: top airlines and routes in this decade

With multiple airlines retiring Boeing 747-400s, we look at the type’s top operators and routes globally this decade. Which are in and which aren’t?

Brisbane opens new runway as plan to double passengers to 50 million

Brisbane opens new runway as plan to double passengers to 50 million

Brisbane has welcomed its new runway, which is crucial for future growth. In recent years, its international seats have grown significantly. Where’s next?

Consultants' Corner: Ultra-long-haul: An emerging business model in the post-COVID-19 era?

Consultants’ Corner: Ultra-long-haul: An emerging business model in the post-COVID-19 era?

While there are enormous challenges and few ‘golden opportunities’, ultra-long-haul may have an increased role post-COVID-19. Linus Benjamin Bauer looks at why.


Consultants' Corner: Social distancing and airline fares

Consultants’ Corner: Social distancing and airline fares

If social distancing is enforced, Redwater Consulting Group shows that available seats on a Qantas B737-800 would reduce by 33% while the breakeven fare will jump by 52%.

Austrian Airlines to retire Dash-8-400s as 9 airlines stop using it this year

Austrian Airlines to retire Dash-8-400s as 9 airlines stop using it this year

As Austrian Airlines to end Dash-8-400 operations, we look at its remaining operators and routes, including one airline that reintroduced it this year.

Virgin Australia, world's 50th largest airline, enters voluntary administration

Virgin Australia, world’s 50th largest airline, enters voluntary administration

Today, 21 April, Virgin Australia entered voluntary administration.  With its domestic network core for its EBIT, we look at its network and prospects.


End of era for 747 as KLM and Qantas withdraw type on same day

End of era for 747 as KLM and Qantas withdraw type on same day

KLM and Qantas both ended 747 passenger operations on 29 March, having started in the same year. We look their 747 routes and capacity development.

New airline routes launched (30 January - 12 February)

New airline routes launched (30 January – 12 February)

Check out network planning news as it happens on our Instagram daily digests! Amongst this week’s new airline routes, Qantas adds Brisbane to San Francisco, and Newcastle gets a Lufthansa connection to Munich.

Qantas to give green light to Project Sunrise

Qantas to give green light to Project Sunrise

Qantas will reportedly now go ahead with Project Sunrise, launching flights in 2023.


Qantas inaugurates Brisbane to San Francisco

Qantas inaugurates Brisbane to San Francisco

Qantas launches three-weekly flights to San Francisco from Brisbane.

How profitable are ultra-long-haul routes? Pioneering research gives answers

How profitable are ultra-long-haul routes? Pioneering research gives answers

Qantas has been operating London-Perth for over a year. But how profitable is it? Linus Bauer presented the answers at BA’s head office.

Qantas chooses A350 for Project Sunrise flights from 2023

Qantas chooses A350 for Project Sunrise flights from 2023

Qantas has provisionally chosen the A350-1000 for Project Sunrise flights. Other than Sydney-London/New York, what other new non-stop routes are possible?