A look at the week
By Jordan Chong
Would you take a vaccine for COVID-19 to travel on an international flight?
It’s the question being asked this week after Qantas Group boss, Alan Joyce, said in a television interview the Australian carrier would require proof of vaccination before allowing passengers to fly internationally with the airline.
Qantas sought to clarify its intentions following Joyce's comments, noting in a statement the policy was still in development and there would be exceptions.
Nonetheless, the talk of a "no jab, no fly" policy was raised at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) annual general meeting, held virtually this week. Read More »