Qantas announced plans for an alliance with Emirates back in September, but the deal required approval by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The ACCC has given provisional approval to the deal, but has halved its length and imposed conditions on the New Zealand routes covered by the airlines.
I was on Ten Breakfast this morning, talking about Dubai’s new status as a destination for Aussies following Qantas’ tie-up with Emirates. Hit the link to see the full clip. [Ten Breakfast]
Qantas yesterday added Hong Kong to its list of destinations served by the A380. Whatever your preferred airline, here are the direct services for every airline that currently flies the A380 into Australia.