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Old 2nd December 2018, 07:45 PM
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Default Qantas Vancouver 2019

Hi all, is Qantas doing their seasonal flights to Vancouver in 2019? I have searched everywhere and cannot see any Sydney to Vancouver direct flights for 2019 either mid year or December.

Any information is appreciated.
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Old 3rd December 2018, 08:38 AM
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Interesting. I couldn't find any direct flights (QF74/75) in the usual seasonal period of four weeks in July 2019, either.

I always thought that Vancouver would be a great B789 year round route for QANTAS starting with 3 services per week to give some competition to AC. Alas, aircraft #8 has gone to operate Hong Kong services.
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Old 3rd December 2018, 10:48 AM
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Its very hard to compete with AC, and there are better destinations to compete with other carriers when it comes to passenger loads.
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Old 3rd December 2018, 04:37 PM
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We are looking to go next year and if not Qantas, then we’ll fly Air New Zealand. We went with Qantas last Christmas and loved it. The loads on our flights were full. Pity if Qantas don’t head up next year.
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Old 15th December 2018, 05:36 AM
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We are looking to go next year and if not Qantas, then we’ll fly Air New Zealand. We went with Qantas last Christmas and loved it. The loads on our flights were full. Pity if Qantas don’t head up next year.
Seat utilisation was 82% in January, significantly lower than most other routes on the inbound leg.
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