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We're not in the least "dismissive of other people's contributions". We appreciate those contributions and the spirit in which they are offered. We are simply adding an element of context and balance to this so that other readers can take that into account when considering the 'rumour', beca...
Feb 26, 2017, 02.29 PM / Virgin Australia plans late March kick-off for Hong Kong
As a rule I take 'galley gossip' with a pinch of salt. There's never any shortage of rumours in this industry, and of course while some of them do pan out, it's a bit like the stopped clock which is still right twice a day – in other words, if you get enough rumours buzzing around then one of the...
Feb 26, 2017, 01.27 PM / Virgin Australia plans late March kick-off for Hong Kong
A$650 for that long overnight Singapore to London leg, pretty decent value!
Feb 24, 2017, 09.10 AM / British Airways business class upgrade guide
And here I was, thinking it was magic...
Feb 22, 2017, 09.05 AM / Qantas' inflight WiFi trials peg the needle at 12Mbps per device
Quite so, a while back we had Cathay's product manager confirm the airline was "assessing" the prospects for a new first class suite likely to debut on the CX Boeing 777-9 jets in 2021, unless the airline pulls the trigger on a new first class for its Boeing 777-300ER fleet. But CX is defini...
Feb 16, 2017, 04.47 PM / Lufthansa Boeing 777-9 gets new business class but no first class
We're giving a thumbs-up to both, and indeed, look what happened today: Virgin Australia axes Perth-Abu Dhabi flights
Feb 27, 2017, 03.52 PM / Rumours: Virgin Australia's international destinations
A very interesting topic for discussion!Okay, I'm obviously going to nominate the Sydney First lounge as best in the network – but if we're looking beyond the obvious I'd pick the Perth business lounge as the best domestic lounge (subject to what we may see next month at its new Brisbane sibling)...
Feb 27, 2017, 11.34 AM / Best and worst lounge on the Qantas network, and why?
Worth noting that the Asia sale also has insanely low rates to Hong Kong, from around $600 return!
Feb 27, 2017, 11.29 AM / Qantas fares to Beijing on sale at absurdly low rates!
We've drawn the winners to our contest to attend the exclusive cocktail party and official opening of Qantas' all-new Brisbane business lounge on the evening of Thursday March 9, and the seven lucky winners are: Worldflyer90, jgb59, cookietrade, Matt_01, Mightyreds,&...
Feb 27, 2017, 09.48 AM / Reader contest: attend the opening of Brisbane’s new Qantas domestic business lounge
Thanks for flagging this issue, we've also had some emails about it and our tech guy is onto it...
Feb 25, 2017, 06.14 PM / No access to airline based community discussion