Coronavirus has cost Australian carrier Qantas 4 billion dollars (£2.1 billion) in revenue with the airline warning international travel will not resume until mid-2021.
Qantas’s last Boeing 747 aeroplane left a farewell message in the sky as it flew from Australia for the final time.
Qantas plans to cut at least 6,000 jobs and keep 15,000 more workers on extended furloughs as Australia’s largest airline tries to survive the coronavirus pandemic.
Black Eyed Peas musician will.i.am has accused a flight attendant from Australia’s national carrier Qantas of being racist and rude to him on a flight.
Qantas has taken delivery of its first Boeing Dreamliner, the aircraft that will fly direct between Australia and Europe for the first time.