Qantas has opted for the single-aisle 180-seat A320 for its new airline. Photo: Courtesy, Airbus Qantas’s (QF) new Asian-based premium airline is going target the region’s financial high flyers with luxury beds better than those on the airline’s Airbus A380s (ATW Daily News, Aug. 16). QF CEO Alan Joyce told ATW the new airline will be modeled on the exclusive business-only aircraft operated by British Airways (BA) that flies as a virtual private jet to bankers ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Joyce: New Qantas Asia carrier to feature luxury seating" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.