All posts tagged QANTAS

‘Inspiration to follow the kind of life that we have’

Nearly one year after Ilan Buchman and Oscar Shub married in Australia’s first official religious same-sex wedding, they spoke with Sophie Deutsch about the significance of tying the knot after 47 years together, and the inspiring example their enduring love has set for others.

Crusading against food waste

A new documentary chronicling OzHarvest founder Ronni Kahn's campaign to combat food waste is set to open in cinemas.

Turnbull to visit Israel

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull exclusively told The AJN this week that he will travel to Israel later this year to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Beersheva.

UAE must make ‘direct’ statement on transits

THE Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) has taken a wait-and-see stance on assurances to Jewish and Israeli Qantas travellers about its planned new route to London through Dubai.

Reassurance received over Qantas deal

THE United Arab Emirates (UAE) appears to have given an assurance sought by the Australian Jewish community about travellers with Israeli stamps in their passports being allowed to enter the country.

Qantas’s Dubai hotline

QANTAS has announced a phone hotline for customers worried about its new route to London and Europe via Dubai, as Jewish community concerns continue over the airline’s revised flight arrangements.

Qantas: No need to fly via Dubai

IN the wake of continuing communal concern following its deal with Emirates, Qantas has sought to reassure travellers that they can still book a ticket with the airline that will enable them to fly to Europe and the UK, without transiting through Dubai or boarding the United Arab Emirates carrier.

Flying Kangaroo faces further turbulence over Dubai detour

QANTAS has defended its new arrangements with Emirates Airlines, which will see the flagship Australian carrier route its flights between Australia and London through Dubai. The new arrangements resulted from Qantas signing a 10-year partnership with Emirates that sees it changing its European transit hub from Singapore to Dubai.