Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 21 Mar 2015
Total posts 12
Flying AIR NZ long hauls, specifically on the 777-200, anyone used the sky couches, or had luck booking two of the three seats, and getting it with middle empty? without paying the extra.
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 03 Jul 2011
Total posts 85
If you book and pay for the "couch" you get all three seats regardless - even if its only 1 or 2 travellers.
Member since 04 Mar 2014
Total posts 10
I have been lucky in the past and got 3 seats for two of us, but if it does happen you dont get the skycouch pack which enables you to lie down
Member since 18 Mar 2014
Total posts 39
Correct. If you haven't paid for the Skycouch, you don't get it for free onboard. If the Skycouches haven't sold out, the seats are just treated like normal ones.
Also, remember that not all 777-200 aircraft have been refitted with the Skycouch yet. This will be completed by around Nov this year.
Member since 12 Apr 2013
Total posts 872
This skycouch is most intriguing concept that I like to try. IMHO all companies should do similar.
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