Qantas Places Widebody Orders For A330 Replacement


Qantas' latest order includes additional A350-1000s, which will one day replace its A380.

Credit: Rob Finlayson
Qantas has ordered more Boeing 787s and Airbus A350s to replace its A330 fleet, and also confirmed that it intends to eventually use A350-1000s in place of its A380s when that type is retired in the 2030s. The carrier has been signaling for several months that it was considering its A330 replacement...
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.

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