The Commission has received an application [PDF: 623 KB] from Qantas seeking to vary various determinations to permit Emirates to code share on Qantas services between points in Australia and the United Kingdom, via Dubai and points in Australia to Singapore and Thailand. Submissions about the application are invited.
The closing date for notice of intention to make a submission is COB (i.e. 5pm) on 31 January 2013, with the submission due by COB 7 February 2013. If no notice of intention is received by COB 31 January 2013, the Commission may proceed to make a decision.
On 19 February 2013 the Delegate of the Commission issued Decisions  IASC 203 [PDF: 1731 KB] ,  IASC 204 [PDF: 1705 KB] and  IASC 205 [PDF: 1894 KB] permitting Emirates to code share on Qantas services on the UK, UAE and Singapore routes as requested. The application in regards to the Thailand route is still under consideration.
On 25 March 2013, the Commission issued Decision  IASC 206 [PDF: 1777 KB] , varying Determination  IASC 123 to permit Emirates to code share on Qantas' services on the Thailand route.