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Could MU and JQ also move to T4 along with QFiEK would struggle due to lack of A380 gates.Would certainly enable more use of a T4 International precinct, even with swing gates
May 22, 2017, 11.29 PM / China Eastern looks to launch direct Perth-Shanghai flights
Given many J seats are booked 1-2wks out that sounds very sensible planning.You even struggle to get paid 'D' class availability on some airlines 4-5mtha out
May 13, 2017, 10.09 PM / Qantas' frequent flyer arm is now worth almost $4 billion
Very impressive, particularly when compared to the dark dungeon of the QF J Int Lounge
May 13, 2017, 06.49 PM / Air New Zealand, Star Alliance lounge: Melbourne Airport
FBT yes. GST they arguably already earn on the cost of the FF point embedded in the original ticket price.Agree that the Aerolplan/Air Canada issues show the program relies heavily on having airline redemptions - I'd assume Aeroplan is going to have a massive points outflow as people try and redeem.
May 13, 2017, 10.44 AM / Qantas' frequent flyer arm is now worth almost $4 billion
Is there a firmer opening date than 'second half'. We are only 30 days from June
May 05, 2017, 06.25 PM / Singapore's Changi Airport Terminal 4 will be light on lounges
When do you travel and what is your entry point.From 15 June Europe becomes a single digital marketing, so essentially you get free roaming with any European sim.
May 17, 2017, 09.38 AM / SIM cards for Europe
Originally Posted by aturnbull : Could we see qf1/2 retimed to a late evening departure from SYD , lunchtime arrival in LHR with the evening departure back arriving early morning to SYD.I'd agree that would be a possible change that still works from a passenger perspective and enables greater ef...
May 08, 2017, 10.23 AM / Qantas Airbus A380 reconfig will put the first class suites upstairs
I think the Suite is much more space efficient than the SkyBedII (the A330 comparison above was to the SkyBedI which had a much lower pitch)I suspect the Suite effectively fits 2x4x2 (IE. Two ovelapping rows of 1x2x1) in not much more room than a single row of 2x2x2
May 05, 2017, 09.03 AM / Qantas Airbus A380 reconfig will put the first class suites upstairs
Slightly different spin was published on Whirlpool a week ago on Apr-27 by Grover51Still has First moving up, but also has PE upstairs.Also has the staircase going (Airbus has recently showed a revised staircase at Door 2 that fits above the down stairs to the crew rest)First is moving upstairs. ...
May 04, 2017, 07.12 PM / Qantas Airbus A380 reconfig will put the first class suites upstairs
Since mid-Jan these two aircraft predominately operate QF107/108 SYD-PEK.This schedule does however give them some 20hrs in SYD. During this time they mostly fly SYD-MEL but also seem to operate One QF5/6 SYD-SINThere have been rumours these aircraft will get a refurb
Mar 09, 2017, 02.36 AM / Qantas Airbus A330-200 business class seating