IASC: Notification of application from Qantas on Italy route

    Qantas issued (11-Jul-2017) a request to Australia‘s International Air Services Commission (IASC) seeking a determination allocating 300 third country seats per week of capacity on the Italy route, to be used to codeshare with Emirates. The request comes as a result of the recent conclusion of revised air services arrangement between Australia and Italy. The request includes:

    • The allocation is requested for a period of five years;
    • The capacity will be fully utilised by 31-Jul-2018;
    • The capacity may be utilised by Qantas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Qantas and Qantas Group;
    • The capacity may be used by Qantas to provide services jointly with Emirates. [more – original PR]