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Airbus must hate the Boeing 777, it made the A340 obsolete in the 90’s and early 2000’s and there’s an argument the economics of the 777x has done it to the A380.Whether you’re a Boeing fan or you’re not, they got it right investing their money into the Dreamlin...
Feb 14, 2019, 10.31 PM / RIP superjumbo: Airbus axes the A380
Is Qantas planning on moving first class to the upper deck? If so you’d think they’d place first class at the front of the upper deck meaning first class passengers could then see higher traffic through there cabin. Wonder how that will go down?
Aug 27, 2018, 09.26 AM / Six reasons I'll use the new Qantas A380 inflight business lounges
Totally agree Nick, the 747 was way ahead of its time and was/is the undisputed queen of the skies. I hope Qantas find some more domestic duties for the 747 as it’s farwelled from our skies.A beautiful aircraft that I’ve always enjoyed flying.
Jul 02, 2018, 04.59 PM / Qantas to fly Boeing 747 Sydney-Perth, Airbus A330 Perth-Singapore
Great question and this has been asked on the thread a few times.They’ve introduced the carrot, they really need to explain the stick.
Jun 18, 2018, 11.22 AM / Virgin Australia expands 'on arrival' lounge access, with a catch
That was unexpected. Borghetti will be under pressure now, that’s a terrible result for VA and surely he’ll be facing some heat on this one.
Jun 01, 2018, 09.24 PM / Shock Qantas, Air New Zealand alliance will take on Virgin Australia
Originally Posted by Private Pilot ...hope Alan orders a whole lot of A350's. They're heaps more comfortable than the 777's Let's not forget the 777 was originally designed over 25 years ago, I think it only fair we keep open minds for the 777x.
Feb 12, 2019, 10.03 PM / Qantas Finally Cancels Remaining Airbus A380s
Originally Posted by sgb Nice to see Emirates with 100+ A380's are ordering another 20. Dont’t be so sure sgb.Emirates are poised to pull the pin due to issues with Trent 900 rolls Royce engines not meeting their expectations.Possibly ordering more 777x at the expense of current 787 order...
Feb 08, 2019, 01.36 PM / Qantas Finally Cancels Remaining Airbus A380s
Lounge in OOL nothing special anyway. You’re not missing out
Nov 30, 2018, 09.32 AM / Qantas Club access on a JQ Business ticket
You’re not allowed to re-trace your steps, so no
Nov 10, 2018, 07.59 PM / Oneworld round the world redemption
I’m in that same position - when you reach gold your QC membership is suspended and reactivated when / if you fail to requalify. My QC has been suspended for 8 years now, and I’ve checked and it’s still on file.
Oct 11, 2018, 03.16 PM / Qantas Club membership and Gold Status