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Yes, Virgin Australia is hopeful of Sydney-Hong Kong as well as Brisbane-Hong Kong, but it's all going to come down to slots and aircraft (although the later easier to come by than the former)https://www.ausbt.com.au/virgin-australia-plans-sydney-brisbane-flights-to-hong-kong
Jul 26, 2017, 07.07 PM / Virgin Australia business class, Melbourne to Hong Kong
The bar was unattended ahead of our VA87 flight, which had a departure time of 9.40am (compared to VA23's 11.30am) – there was even a sign in front of the espresso machine directing passengers in need of caffeine to the self-serve coffee machine near the breakfast buffet – so perhap...
Jul 26, 2017, 07.05 PM / Virgin Australia business class, Melbourne to Hong Kong
We don't have any insight into the rationale behind this, but we have an interview with MH CEO Peter Bellew coming up and the airline's first class strategy (in the air and on the ground) is one of the topics we hope to have time to raise.
Jul 21, 2017, 07.08 PM / Malaysia Airlines' London Airbus A350 flights start January 2018
Just reporting what we've been told.
Jul 21, 2017, 10.19 AM / Malaysia Airlines' London Airbus A350 flights start January 2018
mcglynp: no, it does not.
Jul 17, 2017, 02.21 PM / Qantas: no plans for new transcon Boeing 737 business class
Yes, you read that right! With Malaysia Airlines shifting its Airbus A380s over to a new offshoot airline to carry Muslim travellers on Hajj and Umrah pilgrimages, the airline's CEO Peter Bellew has confirmed to Bloomberg News that the superjumbos will be stripped back to "accommodate as man...
Jul 26, 2017, 09.04 PM / Malaysia Airlines plans a 700-seat Airbus A380
Just a thought - any reason Air New Zealand's not on your list?
Jul 26, 2017, 11.36 AM / Perth to Los Angeles: via Qantas or Cathay Pacific?
PaulST: you should have plenty of chances to get onto the Dreamliner between its delivery and the start of Merlbourne-Los Angeles services – we're hearing the Dreamliner will be doing extensive domestic runs throughout November and early December.
Jul 25, 2017, 12.47 PM / First Qantas Boeing 787-9 delivery date
I can now confirm that Australian Business Traveller will be on the delivery flight for Qantas' first Boeing 787-9, and DeepAvThroat's posted timeline seems spot on at the moment (although we don't have a full itinerary as yet).
Jul 25, 2017, 12.44 PM / First Qantas Boeing 787-9 delivery date
Originally Posted by mspcooper :I'm trying to find out when a BNE-LAX will be upgraded from the current 747's? Nothing's been announced as yet, but it's been tipped that the next new route to follow Perth-London could be Perth-Paris, which – in the same way that Perth-London sets up ...
Jul 25, 2017, 10.23 AM / What are the new routes for the Qantas Boeing 787 Dreamliner?