Qantas News

Qantas to increase premium seating on Airbus A380s

Qantas to increase premium seating on Airbus A380s

8 September 2017 Airline News

Qantas has reached an agreement with Airbus to upgrade its 12 flagship A380 cabins to further improve passenger comfort on long-haul operations while maximising economics. In particular, the new interior takes advantage of the A380’s large floor area to most efficiently embody Qantas’ latest seat products for business class and premium economy.

Qantas reports strong financial performance for financial 2017

Qantas reports strong financial performance for financial 2017

25 August 2017 Airline News

Qantas has reported an underlying profit before tax of $1,401 million and a statutory profit before tax of $1,181 million for the 12 months ended June 30th, 2017. The underlying result represents the second highest performance in Qantas’ 97 year history, down 8.6 per cent compared with last year’s record.

Qantas Concierge chatbot launches on Facebook Messenger

Qantas Concierge chatbot launches on Facebook Messenger

Qantas has launched Qantas Concierge, a Facebook Messenger bot that gives customers in the United Kingdom personalised travel inspiration. Following a successful roll-out in Australia in February, the launch of the bot in the UK forms part of Qantas’ strategy to give customers faster responses and more relevant information through easily accessible channels.

Qantas beats financial guidance for second half of 2016

Qantas beats financial guidance for second half of 2016

23 February 2017 Airline News

Qantas today reported an underlying profit before tax of $852 million and a statutory profit before tax of $715 million for the six months ended December 31st, 2016. The underlying result was down 7.5 per cent compared with the prior corresponding period, but above the guidance range provided in October last year.