Foreign ownership restrictions on Qantas will be only partially lifted due to a compromise the Australian government was forced to accept to gain Senate support. The governing Liberal-National Coalition wanted to fully remove restrictions that applied solely to Qantas and not to other Australian airlines; its efforts were blocked by opposition parties in the senate. Instead, a watered-down version proposed by the Australian Labor Party will be passed. Senior government leaders say that while ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Compromise Will Loosen Qantas Ownership Restrictions".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.