Virgin Australia's Velocity Gold and Platinum frequent flyers will finally gain access to airport lounges when travelling on some Hong Kong Airlines and Hainan Airlines flights from next month, as the airlines expand their existing partnership from July 2 2018. However, in most cases, including ...
POSTED 4 Jun, 2018 15 Comments
Virgin Australia’s Velocity Frequent Flyer members can now book Hainan Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines and Beijing Capital Airlines flights using their Velocity points. Among routes further afield, that opens the door to booking Hainan Airlines’ flights from Sydney and Melbourne to Chan...
POSTED 25 Sep, 2017 15 Comments
Virgin Australia Velocity Frequent Flyer members can now earn Velocity points and status credits when travelling aboard Hainan Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, Beijing Capital Airlines and Tianjin Airlines flights. With Hong Kong Airlines, points can be earned on all flights except those to and fro...
POSTED 6 Jul, 2017 13 Comments
Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou are all major destinations for Australian business travellers, yet there’s growing demand for journeys further afield with eight airlines now flying or soon to fly directly between our shores and 11 other cities across mainland China. Among them, Chengdu, Sh...
POSTED 28 Jul, 2016 14 Comments
Beijing Capital Airlines will launch flights between Melbourne and the Chinese cities of Qingdao and Shenyang in September 2016. While lesser-known than Beijing itself, Qingdao is renowned for its popular Tsingtao beer and is also home to Haier and Hisense which manufacture white goods and elect...
POSTED 12 Jul, 2016 10 Comments
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