Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 09 May 2013
Total posts 347
Do we know the new routes after Perth-London for the qantas dreamliner? I'm trying to find out when a BNE-LAX will be upgraded from the current 747's?
Member since 12 Dec 2012
Total posts 290
The first 4 are being used on LAX-MEL-PER-LHR and allowing the retirement of 2 747s with the shifting of 2 A380s off the MEL-LHR route.In order to meet the goal of retiring 3 more 747s, the 2nd batch of 4 787s needs to be used on existing 747 routes (or other routes that allow shifting other aircraft onto existing 747 routes). It is not possible to open new routes with the 2nd batch (as has been suggested with rumors of PER-CDG) and retire 3 747s.Possible routes for the 2nd batch include SYD-SFO, SYD-YVR and BNE-LAX-JFK. JNB and SCL routes are unlikely due to current CASA requirements. HND and HKG are unlikely due to regular high bookings. Removing A380s from MEL and making MEL-LAX double 787 is also possible. It isn't yet known what the 2nd batch will be doing.
Member since 24 Oct 2010
Total posts 1,002
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 03 Jun 2014
Total posts 16
One would wish the first route for the Qantas 787 route would be Alan Joyce out the door and deported.
Member since 02 Apr 2015
Total posts 4
Hello!?! The success of Qantas including these new routes we're discussing and the 787 is BECAUSE of Alan Joyce.
Member since 19 Aug 2011
Silly comment fish1983. Thanks to Joyce, Qantas' financial position is the envy of all major airlines. And if you haven't got sound financials it's all downhill.
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 608
Jetstar Airways - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 05 Jul 2017
AJ is very intelligent - you try running an airline profitably and see how you go
Member since 28 Oct 2011
Total posts 241
If the idiot doesn't even realise that AJ is an Australian citizen, I suspect anything more intellectually complicated would really be a problem......
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