Qantas (Qantas Airways Limited) is the flag carrier airline of Australia and its largest airline by fleet size, international flights and international destinations. It is the third oldest airline in the world, after KLM and Avianca having been founded in November 1920; it began international passenger flights in May 1935.
The Qantas name comes from "QANTAS", an acronym for its original name, "Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Services", and it is nicknamed "The Flying Kangaroo". Qantas is a founding member of the Oneworld airline alliance.
Qantas (Qantas Airways Limited) ke lifofane tša Australia le lifofane tša lona kgolo ka go fetisisa ke bogolo likepe, vuelos ba machaba le ba celow machaba. Ke lifofane la boraro kgale ka go fetisisa lefatšeng, ka mor'a KLM le Avianca eka se thehiloe ka November 1920; ba tomile lifofane li e linaheng tsa baeti ka May 1935. Lebitso Qantas tsoa go "QANTAS", e khutsufatso bakeng sa lebitso la ka eona qalong, "Queensland And Northern Territory Aerial Services", 'me e ba mo reneketsa "The Flying Kangaroo". Qantas ke mothehi setho sa "Oneworld" selekane lifofane.