Qantas said it will not launch new international long-haul services from Australia’s Perth Airport until a dispute with the airport has been resolved. Qantas wanted to introduce a seasonal Perth-Johannesburg route, but the airport would not agree to the airline’s request regarding terminal use. As a result, the airline has shelved a plan for this route, Qantas executives said during the IATA AGM in Sydney. In addition, the airline will not announce any more ultra-long-haul ...

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