Qantas is considering nonstop Perth-London Boeing 787-9 services, CEO Alan Joyce told ATW in Helsinki. Qantas has recently confirmed orders for eight Boeing 787-9 aircraft worth some $2 billion, to be delivered from 2017, operating on routes from Australia like to North and South America as well as to South Africa. “The 787- 9 has the range to operate such a route,” Joyce said. “This opens up direct service from Australia to Europe for the first time. But we are not doing ...

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