Qantas and American Airlines plan to submit new application to US DoT

    Qantas and American Airlines plan to submit a new application to the United States Department of Transportation requesting an expanded alliance on trans-Pacific routes (Mice BTN, 07-Jun-2017). Qantas international chief executive Gareth Evans stated the two carriers will go through with a new application within the next few months, hoping the change of US president in Jan-2017 will assist with approval.