Etihad - Etihad Guest
Member since 18 May 2019
Total posts 11
I think the best part of Qantas is that their best destination network is in Asia and America. But (like the Middle East and Europe) they still have some terminated destinations. So my question is:
Why did Qantas terminate the following Asian and American cities?
Seoul (both airports):
Ho Chi Minh City:
What aircraft did they use on the routes prior to termination?
OPTIONAL: What was the flight number?
Anyone who knows the answers, thank you and please write it as I did above. If you have more information on one of these particular routes, fabulous!
P.S. This is my first post on the site, so I hope I get used to it.
Member since 22 Aug 2015
Total posts 4
Lucas, you asked this question before on FlyerTalk too and led everyone around on a goose chase...
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 28 Oct 2011
Total posts 245
Qantas has never flown its own aircraft to Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Washington or Ho Chi Minh - these were codeshares on other airlines.
Member since 29 Oct 2018
Total posts 10
Qantas does a codeshare flight with Asiana on the Sydney - Seoul flight (QF367/368)
Member since 10 Aug 2015
Total posts 156
Qantas codeshares from BNE/SYD/MEL to TPE with China Airlines (CI) and from BNE-HIR on Solomon Airlines (IE)
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 15 May 2019
Total posts 2
Qantas definitely flew to Chicago in 2003, from Melbourne using a 747. From memory they also flew their own planes to Seoul from Brisbane in the mid 2000's
Member since 28 Feb 2014
Total posts 55
I wish Qantas would re start its Mumbai service in light of the Jet Airways collapse.
This is the info I know:
American Airlines - AAdvantage
Member since 13 Jul 2015
Total posts 50
This was honestly one of the oddest threads I've read on Flyertalk. Expect it to be the same here.
Member since 04 May 2015
Total posts 58
You're asking all this information here instead of searching on Google because..?
Member since 16 Jan 2018
I’m not sure what you mean when you say you don’t know why the route was stopped. I’m not sure what answer you are expecting other than the blatantly obvious explanation that the route was not commercially viable.
Member since 02 Sep 2018
Total posts 353
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 635
The short answer like other have said is ‘viability’. Most of those are not big business destinations for Australian business. Most others are.
Member since 24 Apr 2012
Total posts 1,118
Users don't close discussions: if people want to contribute more information or carry on with the discussion, they're most welcome to, as this is an online community.(From the admin side, we also only close threads where it's necessary, in any case.)
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