Qantas CEO Alan Joyce said business travelers are returning to the airline, generating yield growth for the first time in more than a year. Speaking to The Australian, he said domestic yields topped year-ago figures in December and international yields followed suit in February. Over the past 18 months, business travelers stopped flying or downgraded to economy, resulting in the airline's premium yield falling by as much as 40%. Joyce is confident that domestic premium yields will remain ...

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