United's non-stops between Sydney and Houston may actually be about Air NZ's ambitions to do Auckland-New York City
Even if Airbus and Boeing come up with what Qantas wants, it could be undone by ATC reform inertia
There are factors at play in the Australia-EU and UK market that are much more important than Perth-London non-stops in a 787
Unless Qantas changes its ways, that flying kangaroo logo may need to be adjusted to one with tightly crossed legs
Qantas wants a big jet to do do what no jets can do so far, but will Airbus or Boeing take the bait?
A UK story about how a university research program could solve the problem of ultra long range (ULR) flights like Sydney-London non-stop is behind a terse email from an airline contact of note this morning.