Qantas Airways has announced a number of additional route cuts from Summer, as part of its ongoing restructuring efforts. The affected routes include..
- Auckland - Los Angeles, Airbus A330 service
- Singapore - Mumbai, Airbus A330 service
This would cut Qantas' only link with India, although Los Angeles would continue to be served with other direct routings. All of the above changes take place effective 6th May.
The following change will also be in place from the same date..
-Los Angeles - New York route (continuuation of ex Australia route) will be upgraded from Airbus A330 to Boeing 747-400 equipment
The airline would also switch the aircraft on Bangkok and Tokyo Narita routes from June, with Narita being upgraded to a daily Boeing 747-400 while Bangkok will see a downgrade to Airbus A330 equipment.