Poll Results: Should Qantas do a Deal with Emirates?

Qantas looks set to sign a code-share deal with Emirates, which would see Qantas flying to Dubai and then passengers would transfer to Emirates to fly to European cities. The arrangement has short and long-term implications for the future of Qantas International - should they do the deal?
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Helga Micallef
I do hope it's for the best.
September 6 at 6:24am
Well, it is a good thing that most of you agree that Qantas should do a deal with Emirates....It has just been confirmed: the codeshare is on.
September 6 at 3:47am
Val Smith
September 5 at 3:15am
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What people are saying about Qantas Emirates Codeshare right now:

Twitter: From user 'Michael Lovering'
@NeilJackson10 Actually Qantas.....so probably an Emirates codeshare so it'll be the A380
Etihad Airways chief says airline alliance model is 'fractured' - The National
Qatar Airways has joined the Oneworld Alliance, while Emirates Airline has struck a codeshare partnership with Qantas. “The model of alliances is fractured,” said James Hogan, the president and chief executive of Etihad Airways. “See what happened to ...
Virgin Australia in codeshare deal with South African Airways - The Australian
Virgin is moving into a void left by a Qantas decision earlier this year to abandon its 14-year codeshare with SAA. The Qantas move upset its expat customers in Perth because it meant they had to either switch to SAA or fly on Qantas alliance partner Emirates ...
Twitter: From user 'Maria Pasquale'
@emirates I'm a gold skywards member flying business class tonight on @Qantas codeshare MEL-FCO. Do I check in at Emirates counter. Lounge?
Twitter: From user 'D'
@emirates love your airline! great service & food, would def. fly with you again. shame about return codeshare w. Qantas, they let you down!
Virgin Australia expands code-share alliances with Delta and South African - Sydney Morning Herald
Qantas ended its alliance with South African Airways on flights between Australia and Johannesburg early this year in favour of relying on its extensive tie-up with Emirates. However, it has meant that Qantas passengers wanting to travel from Perth – which ...
Qantas/China Eastern partnership: Dressing up an old arrangement - Aspire Aviation (blog)
Qantas and China Eastern Airlines (CEA) announced a new agreement that the airlines said will enlarge their existing codeshare arrangement signed in 2008 for a deeper level of commercial co-operation on flights between Australia and China. A statement issued by Qantas ... According to Qantas, the agreement is designed to complement the Qantas/Emirates partnership for Europe, Middle East and North Africa, and the Qantas/American partnership for the United States. That covers almost the whole world and ...
Etihad CEO: Model of global airline alliances is 'fractured' - Al-Arabiya
See what happened to Qantas, Emirates and British Airways,” Etihad's Chief Executive James Hogan told reporters on the sidelines of an IATA airlines conference in Abu Dhabi. “We believe partnerships are better, strong codeshare relationships and equity ...
SriLankan and Qantas enter codeshare agreement - Australian Aviation
SriLankan Airlines has inked a codeshare partnership with Qantas over flights between the Colombo and Australia, its fifth codeshare deal with a oneworld carrier, having joined the global alliance in April 2014. Under the partnership, Qantas will add its QF airline code on SriLankan's daily service between Colombo and Singapore. The Flying Kangaroo already codeshares on its global alliance partner Emirates' flight on the route. At the same time, SriLankan will place its UL airline code on Qantas-operated services ...
SriLankan Airlines codeshares to Australia with Qantas - Travel Daily Media
Qantas also codeshares on Emirates' existing daily Singapore-Colombo service, so the latest arrangement will mean passengers now have the choice of morning or evening departures from Singapore. “Building on the relationship we have with SriLankan ...