Qantas brings free Wifi to Australian skies

Qantas customers can look forward to world-leading inflight wi-fi from next year under a partnership with global broadband services provider ViaSat that will tap into the nbn™ network. The new service will feature speeds up to 10 times faster than conventional on-board wi-fi, giving customers the ability to stream movies, TV shows, the latest news […]

Qantas – fast, free inflight wi-fi

Qantas customers can look forward to world-leading inflight wi-fi from next year under a partnership with global broadband services provider ViaSat that will tap into the nbn™ network. The new service will feature speeds up to 10 times faster than conventional on-board wi-fi, giving customers the ability to stream movies, TV shows, the latest news […]

Qantas direct to Whitsundays

Qantas has begun direct services between Sydney and the Great Barrier Reef Airport broadening travel options for Sydney and international customers heading to The Whitsundays. Qantas will operate three flights a week on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday during peak season (July and September through to January) and bi-weekly services on Wednesday and Sunday off peak. It has been almost […]

Qantas takes fight to premium lounges

The battle between Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia for corporate accounts has shifted to a new front: exclusive premium lounges in Melbourne. The Australian Financial Review understands Qantas has closed its invitation-only Chairman’s Lounge in Melbourne for up to three months as it improves the facility to bring it in line with superior offerings in […]

Qantas – new A330, B717 interiors

Qantas has previewed the new interiors that will feature on its Airbus A330 fleet from late 2014, including Marc Newson-designed Business Suites for international and domestic customers. All 30 of Qantas’ A330s will be upgraded with Business Suites in a 1-2-1 layout with fully flat beds and direct aisle access from every seat. Ten A330-300s […]

Qantas – “Swiss Army” loyalty card

Qantas frequent flyer members will start receiving their “next generation” card tomorrow with the ability to store foreign currency and withdraw cash at ATM’s worldwide among the new features. The carrier announced in February that it had aligned with MasterCard to launch the chip-enabled card that will allow members to load funds from nine currencies […]

Qantas service improvements

Qantas has announced a series of improvements to its international network that will deliver new options and more choice for customers traveling to Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Auckland and Christchurch. The improvements are: – Starting a new route, Perth-Auckland*, to be offered on a seasonal basis between early December and the end of January, operated […]

Auckland Perth direct with Qantas!

Qantas will launch a new Auckland-Perth service* and a new trans-Tasman schedule as the joint Qantas and Emirates network opens for bookings today. The new Auckland-Perth service will operate during the holiday season with a twice-weekly A330 service from early December this year through to 1 February 2014. Among a suite of trans-Tasman schedule enhancements […]

Qantas – Android app

Qantas Adds Android App and Google Now to Their Suite of Mobile Products Following the successful release of its Qantas Airways iPhone app in May, Qantas has launched a version for Android and will be the first Australian airline to integrate Google Now for customers. The new additions mean Qantas has a full suite of […]

New Qantas uniforms

  The new look ……and very trendy it is, too! Story below …. Qantas has revealed their first uniform change in ten years which will be worn by employees from early next year. With a colour palette of red, pink and navy blue the new outfit is designed by Martin Grant and was launched on […]