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A Qantas A-380 takes off in Sydney, Australia, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. Qantas Airways Ltd. announced that it has signed a 10-year partnership deal with rival Emirates in a bid to boost the Australian airline's struggling international business. Under the alliance, Qantas will move its hub for European flights from Singapore to Dubai, coordinate with Emirates on ticket pricing and scheduling and apply a benefit-sharing model starting in April 2013. The deal is subject to regulatory approval.