Qantas

Qantas ordered to halt dispute after fleet grounded

An Australian labour tribunal has ordered Qantas Airways and its unions to immediately terminate all industrial action.

Qantas Airways grounds all of its planes worldwide

Australian flag carrier Qantas has taken the drastic step of grounding all its domestic and international aircraft as part of an industrial dispute.

Qantas makes first move to take Rolls-Royce to court

Qantas stepped up pressure on Thursday on engine-maker Rolls-Royce to settle damages related to an engine failure on one of its Airbus A380 aircraft.

Qantas: Forty A380 engines need to be replaced

Up to half of the Rolls-Royce engines of the type that disintegrated on an Airbus superjumbo this month may need to be replaced.

Qantas reviews way it runs A380s in engine probe

Qantas Airways is reviewing the way it operates its A380 planes after last week's engine blowout, a source said on Tuesday.

Qantas finds A380 anomalies

Australian airline Qantas discovered anomalies on three Airbus A380 engines and is keeping its fleet grounded.

Qantas A380 fleet could fly again within days

Australia's Qantas Airways hopes to have its fleet of six Airbus A380s flying again "within days" following urgent checks after an engine failure.

Qantas says A380 engine failure may be ‘design issue’

A faulty part or a design issue may have caused the explosion in an engine on a Qantas Airways Airbus A380, Qantas chief Alan Joyce said on Friday.

Qantas passengers sue Airbus over terrifying plunge

Dozens of Qantas passengers and crew are launching a multimillion-dollar case against Airbus and a component-maker over a terrifying mid-air plunge.

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Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

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Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

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Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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