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Rex allowed to continue coordinating regional flights with Qantas and Virgin

Neville Howell, Alan Joyce and Paul Scurrah have been emailing each other high five GIFs today after receiving this pleasing bit of news.

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Qantas to farewell ‘Queen of the Skies’ with final flight

The last of Qantas 747s will be retired today, six months ahead of schedule, in a final voyage to the Mojave Desert.

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Qantas extends closing date of share purchase plan

by Huntley Mitchell

Qantas shareholders have been granted a little more time to get involved in the SSP, which stands for share purchase plan – not silly sausage party, as initially reported by Travel Weekly.

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Aussie airlines slam airports for “attempts at public shaming” over alleged unpaid fees

Australia’s airlines and airports are locked in a bitter squabbling match. Read all about it, without the pressure of having to pick a side.

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Qantas hits back at allegations of “predatory behaviour” with Sydney-Orange route

by Christian Fleetwood

A war of words has taken off between Qantas and Rex. Read all about the verbal tit for tat here.

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Aviation Wrap: Qantas to farewell final 747 jet with ‘joy flights’, Airbus to slash 15,000 jobs + MORE

Wondering if there is any aviation news you may have missed? This week’s wrap will get you up to speed in no time.

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Qantas teams up with Afterpay

Thanks to Afterpay, Travel Weekly’s editor managed to rapidly grow his collection of creepy garden gnomes during lockdown.

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Qantas launches new NSW routes, opens share purchase plan

Admittedly, both routes were originally scheduled to start earlier this year, so they’re not exactly a surprise. But don’t let that stop you from getting out the party hats and poppers.

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Aviation Wrap: Qantas to reopen lounges, Lufthansa shareholders approve $15bn rescue package + MORE

It’s a monster Aviation Wrap this week, folks. Meaning that there’s lots of news – not that it’s scary or anything.

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Qantas ticks off part one of $1.9 billion equity raising

Despite painting a gloomy outlook for the Qantas Group last week, Alan’s got a reason to smile thanks to this positive update.

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Thousands of job losses, up to 100 aircraft grounded: Qantas announces massive post-COVID shake-up

Speculation had begun to swirl that this big announcement from Qantas was about to drop, and now it has – with an almighty thud.

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Double-decker seat concept grabs the attention of major airlines

by Christian Fleetwood

A new lie-flat airline seat is being proposed as a solution for a good night’s sleep for economy-class travellers, and as a possible social distancing solution for aircraft of all ages.

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