Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 10 Jun 2015
Total posts 72
Member since 09 May 2011
Total posts 176
Never had a problem with the 787 or Jetstar. I find their international flights incredibly comfortable and staff super friendly and efficient
Member since 08 Nov 2014
Total posts 22
Ditto the above. Have flown MEL-SIN and MEL-DPS, both sectors return and on several occasions. 787 is comfortable and service has always been good. Will do it again.
Member since 02 Apr 2017
Total posts 167
Jetstar is a pretty good airline, regardless of whether you get the 787 or not. I've flown them to Japan a few times and in economy the comfort is no worse than any other airline, just bring your own entertainment and/or food.
Member since 02 Jul 2011
Total posts 835
It's narrow, but in my opinion fine.
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards
Member since 06 Sep 2012
Total posts 99
I am 6'2 and I unfortunately did not have as great an experience on Jetstar B787 economy as you guys did. I guess it's my fault, I should've booked a better seat or flown with a full service carrier. Tolerable for 3-4 hours, but overnight flights between Tokyo and Melbourne was a nightmare. My two cents.
Air New Zealand - Airpoints
Member since 31 Oct 2016
Total posts 204
I'm 6'5 and built like a rugby player who's eaten too many pies. never had a problem with comfort on the 787, though there could ALWAYS be more legroom.
Member since 13 Jan 2015
Total posts 80
I only fly 787s in W or J to negate this issue
Virgin Australia - Velocity Rewards Plantium
Member since 19 Jun 2013
Total posts 82
Thanks for your thoughts. I do the Melbourne > Singapore run once a month for work (in economy). I used to fly Singapore Airlines, but to be honest am finding there service, food etc pretty average these days. Have really enjoyed flying Qantas the last few months, but will think about giving Jetstar a go..
Member since 21 Mar 2017
Total posts 37
AirNZs 787s are sweet, not sure why folk bang on about slim seats? To be fair I'm 5.10 and 74KGs so ...
Member since 24 Jan 2017
Total posts 26
Nothing could be worse than Singapore airlines economy. So Jetstar definetly beats it.
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