Qantas Airways Limited is the flag carrier of Australia and its largest airline by fleet size, international flights and international destinations. It is the third oldest airline in the world, after KLM and Avianca having been founded in November 1920; it began international passenger flights in May 1935. The Qantas name comes from "QANTAS", an acronym for its original name, "Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services", and it is nicknamed "The Flying Kangaroo". Qantas is a founding member of Oneworld, an airline alliance.
Australia's flag carrier, Qantas Airways Ltd, said on Friday that its flights over the Middle East would avoid the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman following the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone.. Reuters - Published
After providing rounds and rounds of documentation over a seven-week period, Australian poet Fiona Wright was told she could not take her assistance dog aboard a Qantas domestic flight. SBS - Published
There were very few spare seats on Qantas’ corporate shuttle from Sydney to Melbourne on Monday morning as the pin-striped masses returned from a weekend in the Spray Tan Capital to normality and.. The Age - Published