Qantas 747-400. Photo: Courtesy, Qantas. In an effort to counter Virgin Blue’s new business class product on domestic Australian services, Qantas announced it will deploy internationally configured Boeing 747s and Airbus A330s with lie-flat beds on transcontinental routes to Perth. It will also provide additional flights and more spacious domestic A330s. Next week, Blue is expected unveil its new business class product aboard 737NGs and A330s to be added to the fleet from May. ...

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