How Qantas hibernates aircraft


Leaving an airplane in long-stay parking is rather more involved than parking a car. Qantas’ ground crew explain the processes involved in making sure the airline’s fleet is kept fresh and ready for flying. Qantas’ aircraft may be temporarily idle, but its crew are certainly kept busy

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Ever since his first flight on a TriStar, Adam has loved air travel, and since becoming editor of the Aircraft Interiors International brand he has really enjoyed the opportunity to be involved with the latest aircraft and airline products before they are even launched. Adam co-ordinates the running of the magazine, from commissioning articles and artwork, to ensuring that high standards of quality are maintained, as well as managing online content. Adam is proud to sit on the jury of the Crystal Cabin Awards and to have laid on the bed in Etihad's Residence.

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