Although Qantas stresses it has yet to decide if it will launch the ultra-long-haul routes envisioned under its Project Sunrise initiative, the Australian airline is increasing its efforts to research and plan for these flights. In conjunction with its fiscal year earnings report, the airline revealed it will operate research flights later in 2019 from London and New York to Sydney nonstop. The airline has said it is considering launching such routes commercially in 2022, and it is ...

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