Member since 04 Apr 2012
Total posts 12
Has anyone flown SYD-SCL lately? Is it a refurbed 747 or are there still old F seats on the lower deck?
QF27/28 by the way...
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 17 Aug 2012
Total posts 1,285
It appears that the old four-class config is down to three frames, none of which appears to be running to SCL.
Member since 25 Sep 2013
Total posts 374
FlightRadar24 says the previous five flights have been flown by VH-OEE and OEH.
Seat map: http://www.qantas.com.au/infodetail/flying/inTheAir/ourAircraft/744ER-58J36W270Y.pdf
Delta Air Lines - SkyMiles
Member since 14 Apr 2013
Total posts 295
QF are using a refurbished 747 durring the world cup period. They have added unique liverly to the 747 that is doing QF27/28
Member since 20 Mar 2012
Total posts 194
All Santiago flights are operated on refurb 747s because the route requires only ER versions of the plane, similar to current DFW flights
Member since 10 May 2011
Total posts 249
Flew in April, refurbished config both ways. Interestingly enough my friend who was on QF107 the same day had his plane downgraded! Pretty sure the SCL route always has refurbished config.
Member since 22 Oct 2012
If on an ER, then remember that seats 5B and 5J are the best seats in the house. They're ideal for solo travellers, with direct aisle access, but the best thing is that they have a huge storage bin replacing the seat beside.
Thanks for the info. Good call on the seats Phil. 5J locked in both ways.
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