Qantas Responds

On this page we will post information and statements in response to current and breaking issues, and clarify claims made about Qantas in the media.

This content will be refreshed regularly and will also contain Qantas' position on key topics.

  • Statement on Qantas flight 94

    Friday night’s QF94 A380 service from Los Angeles to Melbourne was turned back to LA because of an issue with one of the aircraft’s four engines. The pilots followed standard procedure, shut down the engine, and the flight landed normally in LA at around 3am local time on Saturday.  Engineers are inspecting the aircraft. A […]

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  • Statement on Foam Spill

    We have been investigating the cause of a fire retardant foam spill in one of our hangars early last week. While the foam we use in Brisbane meets our current requirements under federal safety regulations, we have been working through a process to replace it with a type that meets the Queensland Government’s updated requirements. […]

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