• Qantas pilots back the Boeing 787

    Jul 31, 2015, 06:19 AM

    Yes there are efficiencies on being 'all Airbus' but there's significant manufacturer risk in having everything from the same OEM. They also want to position themselves for 777X which seems like it could be the replacement for a380/747

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  • The beds are extra spacious ;)

  • Turkish to launch Australian flights

    Jun 24, 2015, 08:04 PM

    why direct flight to a city of 1.5m when you can direct flight to a city of 4m and a city of 5m residents? Sorry, but the idea of connecting through Perth is a little archaic.

  • New seat for 'plus-sized passengers'

    Apr 22, 2015, 10:06 AM

    Moa99 - Actually my response was in relation to charging by virtue of a passenger's weight. The website format just makes it look like I am responding to an earlier comment. I haven't missed the point - in fact my cost analysis reinforces that the price of your ticket is largely (~80%+ for econom...