Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 04 Oct 2016
Total posts 19
I was wondering if anyone had any information on the Qantas A380 being refurbished anytime soon, it would seem logical it being done on the premium economy announcement, has anyone heard anything?
Member since 24 Oct 2010
Total posts 988
Qantas hasn't announced any plans, nor are any credible rumours swirling around right now - only logical conjecture that the A380s are coming due for a mid-life refresh.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards platnium
Member since 30 Nov 2013
Total posts 22
Joyce said they had "no plans" earlier this year, (but didn't outright deny it happening in the future) I have a feeling when they order 777x or A350 they will either announce an upgrade plan or they will announce plans to cull some (maybe even both!)
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 11 Dec 2016
Total posts 65
When I saw that the MEL-LHR A380's have been swapped for the 787. My first thought was that would be so they can take some out for the overhaul.
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