Member since 21 Apr 2012
Total posts 2,059
Does anyone else think SQ/MI are really pushing it, operating this sector on a MI 737-800?
Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 15 Dec 2016
Total posts 171
Axe this route or reduce frequency with SQ A330. Not a good KF redemption.
Member since 19 Aug 2011
Total posts 10
They should at least move CNS to Zone 8 (on par with PER, DRW) on the redemption table.
Member since 15 Mar 2016
Total posts 117
I don't disagree with you but it's hardly abnormal - QR, EY, QF, SQ all have 5+ hour flights that they deploy recliner seats on. It's not great by today's standards (just look how good the options are between the east coast and Perth!) but it's one of the realities of the industry; less good fit-outs will be deployed on routes where the seats will be purchased regardless, such as monopoly routes.
Member since 21 Jan 2014
Total posts 257
Welcome to life in North Australia TRB, the Phillipines Airlines A320 to Manila from Cairns is about the same I think, 6.5 hours in a standard recline, it's why many in the North still take the 2-3 hours south to BNE or SYD and then return back North again, for about the same price there are lots of options with better outcomes, I am in TSV and never consider flights through CNS as a viable option.
Member since 18 Nov 2013
Total posts 61
I wouldn't fork out for J but for as direct link to Singapore, it's great. As a local it's much more convenient than going through Brisbane or Darwin.
Member since 23 Oct 2013
Total posts 768
having just got off (today) back to back Silkair and Singapore airlines flights I must say I'd prefer silk air.
Malaysia Airlines - Enrich
Member since 28 Feb 2017
Total posts 1
Malaysia Airlines Business Class B737 to Darwin is much better than SilkAir B737.
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