Qantas urges level playing field

Alan Joyce tells inquiry airline needs same access to foreign capital as Virgin, won't guarantee no more jobs will go.

Qantas (QAN) chief financial officer Gareth Evans has told a Senate inquiry into its decision to shed 5,000 jobs that the airline is calling for a level playing field, saying every political party has agreed the national carrier is at a disadvantage.

The airline supports the government's plan to amend the Qantas Sale Act, he told the hearing.


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