Cabin crew of Qantas at an airport in Perth, Australia. Agence France-Presse
Qantas Airways will cut its international capacity by nearly 25% over the next six months and delay an order for Airbus A350 planes as part of sweeping changes in response to a coronavirus-led plunge in passenger demand.
Australia’s Qantas Airways picked Airbus over Boeing as the preferred supplier for jets capable of the world’s longest commercial flights from Sydney to London, dealing the US planemaker its latest setback this year.
Qantas 747s carried more than 250 million people in almost half a century of service, including Queen Elizabeth II and every Australian Olympic team since 1984.
European Union diplomats said on Thursday they hoped a Brexit trade deal with Britain could be agreed by Friday or at the weekend, and EU officials said negotiators were likely to review progress in the next two days.
Air India’s employees are preparing to bid for the national carrier in partnership with a private equity fund and each employee will be asked to contribute Rs1 lakh towards the bid. “The Preliminary Information Memorandum (PIM) thankfully,
Pakistan government has released funds amounting to Rs548.89 million during first five months of the current fiscal year to execute 15 aviation sector projects under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP 2020-21) against the total allocation