B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft to be named
Photos credit: Qantas Airways
Congratulations to Qantas for including our Quokka as being one of the names chosen to be adorned onto one their new fleet of 8 B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.
The other successful names chosen include: Boomerang, Skippy, Waltzing Matilda, Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, Great Southern Land & Dreamtime.
West Australian Tourism Minister Mr Paul Papilia, said that " With Qantas starting the non-stop flights from London to Perth next year, it made sense to have an iconic WA marsupial representing not only the spirit of Australia, but more specifically the spirit of WA".