flightuk wrote:The Airlines mainly Qantas are poking around in the dark looking for offerings that are commercially viable. Yes, they say they have polled their customers, so what? The viability can only be proven after the investment and developments have been made by the manufacturers. There are simply too many global political and financial variables at present for the manufacturers to be crapshooting at present. However, the manufacturers do not want to appear unresponsive to the airline's requirements so are paying lip service at present. Neither Boeing nor Airbus have committed to a model and stuck with it in the way Airbus did with the A380.
Expect more uncertainty..........
tealnz wrote:One simple truth in this business is that monopoly routes make money. QF knows that very well. Sunrise is all about new non-stop ULH monopoly routes. QF know what they are doing.
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