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  • Papua New Guinea

Qantas Airways Ltd (Qantas) has applied to the Commission for a variation to Determination [2006] IASC 129, which allocates capacity on the Papua New Guinea route, for continued authorization to use the capacity in code share services with Air New Guinea from 1 January 2010 until 31 December 2012 [PDF: 428 KB] . Submissions about the application are invited. The closing date for notice of intention to make a submission is COB 23 July 2009, with submissions due by COB 30 July 2009 unless additional time is sought and agreed to by the Commission.

Update: 31-December-1997

On 12 August 2009, the Commission wrote to the ACCC inviting its views on the Qantas application. [PDF: 49 KB]

On 10 September 2009, the ACCC responded to the Commission.Mr Hatfield's letter may be found here. [PDF: 857 KB]

Update: 03-December-2009

The Commission has now finalised draft determination [2009] IASC 216 [PDF: 151 KB] , which proposes to authorise continued code sharing between Qantas and Air Niugini until 30 June 2012. Submissions about the draft determination are invited. Interested parties will have until 10 December to make a submission.

Update: 17-December-2009

On 17 December 2009, the Commission issued Determination [2009] IASC 216 [PDF: 162 KB] authorising the continued code share between Qantas and Air Niugini.