Qantas to operate 787-9 domestically for six weeks before deploying on Melbourne–Los Angeles

    Qantas confirmed (29-Aug-2017) it plans to take delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 in Oct-2017 with the aircraft operating on domestic sectors for six weeks for crew training and familiarisation before its first scheduled Melbourne–Los Angeles service on 15-Dec-2017. [more – original PR]