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Great news for the SubContinent & Middle East. They have Daily connections from CMB to the major cities in Pakistan, India & Bangladesh; Nepal and the Middle East also...
May 03, 2017, 07.11 PM / SriLankan Airlines to fly Colombo-Melbourne from October
Sure thing Chris... I thought maybe you guys would have some knowledge about it - or maybe some of the other readers / travellers. Though I'll keep that in mind in the future...
Mar 24, 2016, 01.32 PM / Air New Zealand to fly Perth-Christchurch with Boeing 787-9
" As the only airline to offer non-stop flights between the two cities, NZ162is wheels-up from Perth at 11:25pm on Mondays and Fridays, reaching Christchurch at 10:25am the following morning. On the return, NZ161 pushes back at 2:40pm on Tuesdays and Saturdays for a 4:55p...
Mar 24, 2016, 01.22 PM / Air New Zealand to fly Perth-Christchurch with Boeing 787-9
Whilst 11 abreast is not good - EK may be the first to offer 3-5-3, I remember MH on their old 777's with 2-5-2 configuration...So a 5-middle seat has been done - as recent at 2010/2011 too...
Nov 09, 2015, 03.21 PM / Emirates debuts the world's most passenger-packed Airbus A380
Strike that... I just saw (after already reading it again) that the topic was Star Alliance... Sorry...
May 30, 2014, 11.59 AM / Seven one-stop Star Alliance routes to Europe from Australia
I think so... because you first swipe your Velocity Card (before the EFT Terminal is activated), then you say you're paying on-card, so the operator would then activate the terminal - so to me, you would be able to get 1 point for $2 on Global Wallet and then 2 points per litre of fuel, not to me...
May 25, 2015, 12.50 AM / If I were to pay at BP using my Velocity GlobalWallet card, would I only be able to earn points o...
I know that SQ & CX used to when they used to fly to Pakistan. EK does the same on some routes (re: PEW & SKT), however recently they got a brand new B777 and flew it to LHE.
Apr 17, 2015, 10.52 AM / Is it just me or does SQ try to send old planes to developing countries?
My understanding is that if you are flying in Business with EK, you have access to their Lounge, but to invite a guest may require you to have status (Gold). If you are a QF Status holder, you can bring your friend.
Oct 24, 2014, 09.51 AM / I'm flying from Auckland to Brisbane in Business class and I got a friend in economy, with Emirat...
I believe they use the Air New Zealand Lounge at MEL. http://www.virginaustralia.com/au/en/experience/at-the-airport/international-lounge-access/
Oct 04, 2014, 03.33 PM / Will Etihad Gold grants me access for Virgin international flights to NZ?
Yes - You are entitled to the 12 Extra KG's of Luggage on ALL EK Flights, regardless if a QF or EK Flight. As part of their Alliance, it applies to all flights. See Below: Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club members "Qantas Frequent Flyer and Qantas Club member allowances apply to travel on Q...
Feb 18, 2014, 02.03 PM / Qantas Frequent Flyer Silver luggage allowances on Emirates