• Qantas ditches Dubai

    Aug 31, 2017, 01:21 PM

    I wonder how this will affect the loads on the PER-LHR services. Now passengers have one stop to LHR via SIN from MEL,SYD,BNE (and PER), all on QF metal.

  • After all the delays its good that the opposite finally happening! It's fantastic to see strengthening of the continually dwindling QF European network. I'd like to see a MEL-DXB-TXL route. It would replace some capacity to Dubai as well as take a lot of EK pax to one of the few destinations...

  • As has been pointed out, the fact that emirates steps up to replace lost capacity shows the demand is there. Was QF9 underperforming on the MEL-DXB leg? Now the much touted "one stop to over 30 European destinations" is entirely on EK metal. Terminating QF9 at DXB would make sense, even reti...

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