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New York (AirGuide - Airline News Asia / Pacific) Mar 6, 2011

Etihad Airways The new service is a key plank in the groupOs alliance with Etihad Airways; together the carriers will move toward 27 weekly services between Abu Dhabi and Australia. Feb 28, 2011

Qantas Airways Qantas has used the Middle East only as a refueling stop prior to the introduction of the Boeing 747-400 and no Australian airlines have ever used that region as a hub to Europe and Africa. Feb 28, 2011

Qantas Airways, Airbus The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is investigating a second incident involving the engine oil quantity on a Qantas Airways Airbus A380, which had one of its engines reduced to idle thrust on a flight on 24 February. This follows a similar incident on 15 February, which also involved another Qantas A380. In the most recent incident, the aircraft, registration VH-OQG, was operating from Singapore to London Heathrow when its...

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