QantasLink claimed top honours for punctuality in 2018, figures from the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics show.
This week’s Throwback Thursday feature is Geoffrey Thomas’ story from April 2009 on the launch of new entrant on the Australia-US route, V Australia.
Australia’s competition watchdog and Virgin Australia have argued a proposed codeshare agreement between Cathay Pacific and Qantas would lead to a lessening of competition on Australia-Hong Kong routes.
Virgin Australia chief executive John Borghetti has questioned plans from Cathay Pacific and Qantas to expand a codeshare agreement to include each other’s flights from the key markets of Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney to Hong Kong.
Alliance Aviation Services says it will operate flights on behalf of Virgin Australia until the end of 2021 under a new contract.