TITLE

Don't cry for the flying kangaroo

AUTHOR(S)
Mullins, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Eureka Street;12/21/2013, Vol. 23 Issue 24, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's insights over the management issues and blunders of Qantas Airways Ltd., the flag carrier airline of Australia. It mentions the increasing credit rating of the airline company towards the giving clients good business. It notes that the airline was advice by the Australian Stock Exchange on its $250 to 300 million loss before tax as of December 2013. It also emphasizes on the government's aid to the airline company making it less attractive for foreign airline.
ACCESSION #
94733398

 

Related Articles

  • QF looking at 787s.  // Travel Daily;7/31/2015, p7 

    The article discusses a pay deal by the airlines Qantas for its long-haul pilots which will enable it to purchase Boeing 787-9 aircrafts and also discusses capacity cuts for some of the airlines' routes in Australia.

  • QF Newman set back.  // Travel Daily;5/11/2012, p3 

    The article reports on the delayed launch of the new Sydney, New South Wales-Newman, Western Australia route of Qantas Airways Ltd. by two months due to lower than expected demand of the said route.

  • Qantas ancillaries jump 8%.  // Travel Daily;7/14/2015, p1 

    The article presents ancillary revenue figures of Australian airline company Qantas for the year 2014, which has helped it maintain its place in the Top 10 global airlines.

  • TRUE IROO. Tabakoff, Nick // Bulletin with Newsweek;10/17/2006, Vol. 124 Issue 6542, p54 

    The article focuses on Geoff Dixon who successfully steered the Qantas Airways Ltd., during the turbulent periods of recession. Immediately after his entry, the aviation world was stunned by 9/11, the Bali bombings, SARS, the Iraq war and soaring fuel prices and lost $US42bn since 2000. Qantas'...

  • Pulling out the aviation crystal ball. Wastnage, Justin // Travel Weekly Australia;9/5/2008, Issue 96, p8 

    The article elaborates on the economic performance of the aviation industry in Australia. Qantas posted another record post-tax profit of $970 million, manifesting an increase of 44 percent compared to 2007 results. Its gross profit was $1.4 billion on a revenue of $16.2 billion. Virgin Blue...

  • Asia's Premium Airlines Are Investing Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars On Luxury Services.  // AirGuide For the Frequent Flyer;Aug2013, p96 

    The article reports on the hundreds of millions of dollars investment of several premium airlines in Asia on luxury services such as Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines (SIA), and Qantas. Topics discussed include the most profitable in the aviation industry is Asia-Pacific airlines, SIA' head of...

  • Asian downturn expected to hit Qantas, Ansett, Air NZ. Thomas, Geoffrey // Aviation Week & Space Technology;3/2/1998, Vol. 148 Issue 9, p51 

    Discusses the impact of the Asian currency crisis on airlines, including Qantas, Ansett Australia and Air New Zealand. Profits posted through December 1997; Projected revenues.

  • Qantas to axe 1,000 staff as profits dive.  // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;8/25/2006, Issue 2731, p17 

    The article reports the lay off of more than 1000 employees of Qantas Airlines. The company took this step after its revenue was hit by the increase in international aviation fuel prices. It reports that the cost of fuel and cost of security have become the major challenges for the company. It...

  • SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST? Perth, Geoffrey Thomas // Air Transport World;Nov2010, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p42 

    The article focuses on the competition of several airline industries in New Zealand and Australian aviation markets including Qantas Group, Virgin Blue Group, and Air New Zealand Ltd. It says that Qantas became dominant for its success on maintaining low cost carrier, while Virgin Blue is...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics