Qantas informed the Australian Stock Exchange in a Friday filing that shareholder acceptances to Airline Partners Australia's offer declined to 27.48% from 28.86% as institutional investors sold off shares held in an Institutional Acceptance Facility. The 28.86% figure represented a midweek decrease from 30.06%. Separately, Qantas said it will operate three additional Sydney-Perth-Johannesburg services in both December and January.

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