• Singapore Airlines with no A380 makes no sense, it is so associated with them. Atleast flights to London, Zurich, Sydney, Melbourne and Frankfurt need the whale. Their A380 fleet will probably be smaller by retiring the older planes they don't need to retrofit. There is another 10 ...

  • It would be sad to see Virgin Atlantic end because of this. Worse if IAG & BA were allowed to buy them and put a tighter squeeze on Heathrow's slots. Hoping SRB finds a way to save his airline and keep it flying. If Delta's 49 % has to diluted down to say 20 % so be it.

  • Even though Qantas now says they are going to have economy and First Class on these flight along with J and Y+ how is that going to work ? JFK and LHR nonstop are going have more Business Class then current Qantas airplanes and more Y+, economy passenger will take the LAX or DFW flights to the...

  • Could the 787-9 do JFK to Sydney nonstop if it was only J class and Y + ? The passenger seeking a bargain should fly via LAX.

  • The difference in plane sizes between a 787-9 and A380 show Qantas has a need for something in between. 787-10 or some interim 777-300ER would be wonderful for Qantas until the 777-9 or A350 are ordered. Such a plane would be great for Sydney to Haneda.