Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer
Member since 18 Oct 2017
Total posts 12
Have QF started weighing every carry bag? Had my bag weighed for the first time in years today boarding 566 PER-SYD. Staff said all the high tier FF had been written too. I’m P and have not seen anything.
Member since 22 May 2018
Total posts 29
I am also P and have flown business this week Bris/Syd return and Bris/melb return.. No checking and lots of people carrying on bags(multiple) which would have been well over any allowance figure.
Member since 02 Sep 2018
Total posts 344
Flown BNE to MEl last week, no weighing and usual unproductive priority boarding. Luckily still plenty of overhead bin space, no stuffing hand luggage maniacs.
Member since 09 May 2013
Total posts 340
New CASA rules is on fuel management, which now have to be declared as full emergency Mayday. So, QF may be watching fuel uptake vs weight on medium haul??? Obviously, i’m guessing.
Member since 28 Oct 2011
Total posts 210
And no, they haven't written to QF status pax.
Member since 05 May 2016
Total posts 281
Checking for every flight would be too costly so random testing is the way they are going.
Member since 19 Apr 2012
Total posts 481
That is why I get boarding pass in the lounge...no scales. I have had hand luggage weighed on and odd over the years. EK also does it from time to time.
Member since 02 Apr 2017
Total posts 164
I usually fly overweight (big camera, so is usually waived) and I've been weighed before, but it isn't universal. In maybe 100 flights in the last year, my carry on has been weighed 3 times.
Member since 16 Jun 2017
Total posts 35
On QF653 atm, and any suspect bags are weighed and gate checked (if over limit)
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