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“Paying guests who can purchase access at the door for ₽6,000 (A$64) per person”₽6,000 is a lot more than A$64!
Feb 01, 2019, 07.05 AM / S7 Airlines business class lounge, Moscow Domodedovo Airport
I was delighted to discover another place to skip the immigration queues recently: Rome airport introduced pilot e-gates for Australia, NZ, Canada, Japan, South Korea and US.
Jan 04, 2019, 10.52 AM / Power up your Australian passport with these six savvy traveller tips
If there is anything positive to say about Velocity: unlike many other airline programs it makes it pretty easy to leave.
Oct 17, 2018, 04.46 PM / Virgin Australia adds 'carrier charge' fee to Velocity reward bookings
Oh my god! So much drama!Transfer your points to SQ, get a status match to Qantas or whatever, and move on!
Oct 16, 2018, 03.46 PM / Your Virgin Australia Velocity points are about to lose their value
Likely, although I will not be surprised to see a devaluation of redemption rates soon.
Oct 16, 2018, 08.06 AM / Your Virgin Australia Velocity points are about to lose their value
Yeah, try calling them, maybe they can find a way to bill an AU credit card (try both AAdvantage customer service in AU and US).It's always been a problem for me.I have my HSBC credit card linked up with BorderLinx, which enables a US billing address on the card.That's the only way I've been able...
Feb 18, 2019, 10.49 PM / Paying for AA redemption online using Australian credit card?
Rome has dedicated immigration lanes for AU/CA/KO/NZ/JP/US citizens. When I arrived a couple of months ago, clearing immigration was instant.
Feb 18, 2019, 06.44 AM / Time needed to clear Rome Immigration?
Originally Posted by whoppersandwich The idea in vogue at the moment is to switch from hub and spoke to point-to-point. I daresay that when the Sunrise announcement is made this year it will loosely coincide with orders for other widebodies (787s, A330neos etc) that will fly to destinations that...
Feb 10, 2019, 12.05 PM / QF fleet management & 747 replacements
Originally Posted by djtech This would function just like any other connecting flight you've taken. Since British Airways is a Qantas Partner, your checked luggage will be checked all the way through to London without the need for your to recollect in Singapore, even IF it is delayed. In the even...
Dec 25, 2018, 12.30 AM / Advice on flying Qantas to Singapore, then BA to London
Originally Posted by Travellingmum Hi all,We are travelling J class from LHR to LAX on Virgin Atlantic in a week. We then have a domestic US (not linked ticket) with a layover of about 7 hours. Just wondering what lounge options we have?TIA If your ticket is on Delta, with the departure on the s...
Dec 17, 2018, 11.31 PM / Virgin Atlantic arrivals lounge LAX?