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  • QANTAS GROUP PILOT ACADEMY TAKES FLIGHT

    New flight training school formally opens in Toowoomba Scholarship program launched for Indigenous, female and regional students Toowoomba, 29 January 2020: The next generation of pilots will learn to fly at the Qantas Group’s new Pilot Academy in Toowoomba, which was officially opened today.  The Pilot Academy will have the capacity to train up to […]

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  • QANTAS FREIGHT INTRODUCES CHANGES FOR PET TRAVEL

    Qantas Freight today announced plans to introduce additional precautions to help reduce the risks of carrying snub-nosed  breeds including boxers, bull dogs and pugs. These increasingly popular breeds are at significantly higher risk of health complications due to their short snouts and respiratory systems. These risks are compounded in warm weather. The airline is working […]

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  • QANTAS TO TAKE OFF TO BYRON BAY

    Qantas will make it even easier to travel to Byron Bay and the New South Wales far north coast, with the launch of flights from Sydney to Ballina for the first time in 15 years. A daily return flight will commence from 29 March 2020 adding more than 36,000 seats on the route each year. […]

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  • ATSB REPORT SYDNEY AIRPORT

    COMMENTS – TO BE ATTRIBUTED TO A QANTAS SPOKESPERSON Our crew followed directions from air traffic control at all times. We’re continuing to work with the ATSB on their ongoing investigation. BACKGROUND Even if both aircraft stayed on the same flight paths, they were not in danger of colliding.

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  • Qantas responds: Middle East flight paths

    Qantas advises that it is adjusting its flight paths over the Middle East to avoid the airspace over Iraq and Iran until further notice. More information Flight QF9 (Perth-London) and QF10 (London-Perth) are the only Qantas flights affected by this change. The altered flight path increases flying time by about 40-50 minutes on QF9. As […]

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