Australian flag carrier Qantas and Dallas/Fort Worth-based American Airlines are preparing to file another application for antitrust immunity (ATI) after a previous rebuff by US regulators, and Qantas is optimistic that this time it will be granted. The new joint-venture application will be submitted to the US Department of Transportation (DOT) this year, most likely in the coming months, said Andrew Parker, Qantas group executive for government, industry and international affairs. At the ...

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