A 30-year Qantas veteran undergoing cancer treatment is among a group of workers to have lost a case in the Federal Court against the airline for denying them sick leave during the coronavirus pandemic.
Australian Workers’ Union National Secretary Dan Walton said, “For workers like these and many others, this decision will be a bitter disappointment.”
Qantas has quietly launched its first marketing campaign in anticipation of the return of recreational interstate flights in July.
Rex aims to rival Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia by expanding its network to service capital cities by early next year.
The billionaire founder and largest shareholder of Indian budget carrier IndiGo is reportedly set to bid for Virgin Australia, according to reports.