Jetstar Pacific To Rebrand As Qantas Looks To Exit Joint Venture

Credit: Rob Finlayson

Due to fleet groundings and as a means of preserving liquidity, airlines have also explored ways to reduce costs in their maintenance. Jetstar is among these, with the carrier using Airbus’ Skywise to ingest its maintenance task cards, has managed to push 10-12 heavy checks into 2021 and thus save $6 million in the process.
The Qantas Group is moving closer to withdrawing from Vietnam-based Jetstar Pacific, as the joint-venture LCC changes its name and branding to align more closely with majority owner Vietnam Airlines (VNA). In a joint statement, Qantas and Vietnam Airlines said Jetstar Pacific will revert to its...
Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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