Source: Travel News
Qantas’ domestic operation is so wildly profitable that a new entrant could come in and disrupt the airline’s model. Pictured are a Boeing 737-800 and a Dash 8 regional turboprop. David Gray / Reuters
Skift Take: Yes, Qantas has a competitor with a well-known name — Virgin Australia. But that brand is not what it once was, and more importantly, the airline is suffering. Qantas nearly has a monopoly in the domestic market, which is great for its shareholders. But how long will it last?