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Yes, though it's often from row 7 as 4-6 is generally reserved for Platinum and above
Sep 10, 2018, 08.01 PM / The best perks of Qantas Gold for domestic economy flyers
BNE-ORD makes so much sense... I was talking to a QF staffer at BNE last month and he noted internally the preferred option is ORD. Hopefully they can make it work in terms of payload!
Aug 27, 2018, 05.48 PM / Qantas CEO bullish on non-stop Chicago flights but Seattle is 'Plan B'
Having had a few flights recently on Qantas with inflight WiFi and found myself non-stop on Slack working I've learnt my lesson and won't indulge in WiFi - movie, wine, downtime...
Aug 07, 2018, 07.19 PM / Survey: 50% of passengers would swap their inflight drink for WiFi
When my Accor Platinum period expired after they left the AMEX program Accor called me and offered to renew it annually for (I think) $300. So I get the free night, lounge access, and free breakfast - more than pays for itself...
May 14, 2018, 09.06 AM / Marriott downgrades elite status for SPG Gold members
I think the point you've made here David is what was lost in the mainstream media coverage. I don't get a lot of emails from Qantas despite being a high frequency traveller, yet my wife said to me earlier this week she was getting bombarded with emails despite having taken only 3 flights in 13 ye...
May 12, 2018, 05.16 PM / Five easy ways to stop Qantas frequent flyer points from expiring
Focus on getting to Lifetime Gold - then all these problems go away!
Oct 11, 2018, 07.12 PM / Qantas Club membership and Gold Status
Powell St is within the Tenderloin district of SF - Tenderloin makes Redfern look like Vaucluse! I'd recommend an Uber service direct from SFO to Union Sq...
Sep 10, 2018, 08.24 PM / San Francisco BART
Originally Posted by Grannular I also am not one for spending on the Qantas store. However they had a sale on Bowers and Wilkins PX at $350 plus 2k points, which is an amazing price. Funny enough, they shipped from JB Hifi David, are these NC headphones you wrote/raved about recently?
Sep 05, 2018, 06.55 PM / Cheap RM Williams at the Qantas store. $315 plus 2000 pts
Bugger. I just spent $250 sending mine off for a refurb!
Sep 05, 2018, 06.35 AM / Cheap RM Williams at the Qantas store. $315 plus 2000 pts
I caught the 717 last week. It's a pretty good ride. I don't think there's any significant difference between it and the 737 - and as Ryan K noted, the biz class seats are comparable...
Aug 27, 2018, 05.43 PM / ADL-BNE flights