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Practicalities aside, this might potentially open up flights to more regional NZ destinations such as Napier or Hamilton, where it is currently not cost effect to provide full immigration facilities.
Mar 17, 2017, 06.02 PM / Qantas wants travel to NZ to be just like travel within Australia
Some interesting stuff and a lot of other stuff which would almost disappear unnoticed into a plumbers toobox. i do have a framed and mounted Concorde turbine blade from one of their Rolls Royce Olympus engines, signed by Captain Mike Bannister. Would be intersted what that might be worth?
Sep 13, 2016, 09.15 PM / Concorde auction: score some supersonic swag for your office or home
A little bit like blackmail, ie to get protection in the event of your airline or travel company going bust, you really need to pay by credit card. By paying the airline direct or by paying cash, you lose out on such protection. It was not so long ago that companies were prohbited from passing on...
Sep 01, 2016, 05.28 PM / Air New Zealand introduces new 1.1% credit card booking fee
The new seat is not that far different from CX's business class seat in the early to mid 1990s, plus you now get decent entertainment. A major step up, compared to current offering.
Jun 02, 2016, 10.38 AM / Up close with Cathay Pacific's new Airbus A350 premium economy seat
Tube is good if you have not too much luggage.
Mar 29, 2016, 12.47 PM / Review: Heathrow Express first class â€“ is it really worth it?
QR will from Sydney, once the A380 starts flying there.
Sep 16, 2016, 09.02 AM / Which airline and route for flying first class between Melbourne and London?
A nice position to be in. Take a look at Etihad and Qatar Airways for something completely different. Limos included I believe as well. Cathay Pacific is a safe option via Hong Kong, with great lounges. As three of you are flying together and may wish to chat, consider whether you need an airli...
Sep 16, 2016, 06.35 AM / Which airline and route for flying first class between Melbourne and London?
Have been lucky to the past to ask for and get an amenity kit on this route in F, but no guarantees.
Sep 02, 2016, 08.26 PM / PJ's & Amenity Kits in EK First SYD - AKL
On a recent return trip to Europe (4 flights) in J class, I received a welcome on one of the legs. Did not really bother me, but may help manage your expectations. (QF lifetime gold, Sapphire)
Aug 30, 2016, 09.01 AM / As a OW emerald cardholder on CX I receive a welcome
As at two weeks ago the Cathay lounge in Heathrow T3 was still under rennovation. The American Airline lounge (with Qantas access) used instead was a poor alternative.
Aug 23, 2016, 02.58 PM / Can I use Qantas Lounge at Heathrow Term 5