• What is 'unbundled' business class?

    Feb 09, 2021, 10:38 AM

    I would call it out as at least deceitful. I think most people would see the word "classic" as a word to describe how things used to be. Unless there was a time when Business Class did not include longue access but not in my experience.

  • What is 'unbundled' business class?

    Feb 06, 2021, 05:53 PM

    Cathy Pacific full service to LHR in October is only $6,600. Singapore is only $7,700. Qatar is a $9,900 and it doesn't even give the "Classic" as an option on the flights I looked up. When I changed the dates, "Classic" on SYD-LHR brings it down to $9,000. Qatar is good but not that good.

  • What is 'unbundled' business class?

    Feb 06, 2021, 12:30 PM

    Hi David, the fares are are all over the place with seemingly no logic. I am stuck with a voucher from Qatar which was originally for a old fashioned full service flight SYD-FCO-SYD. I now can't get even close to a "Classic" fare without shelling out an extra $2k plus. To make matters worse, the ...

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