Jul 31, 2015, 06:19 AM
Yes there are efficiencies on being 'all Airbus' but there's significant manufacturer risk in having everything from the same OEM. They also want to position themselves for 777X which seems like it could be the replacement for a380/747
Jul 10, 2015, 11:14 PM
Jun 29, 2015, 04:03 PM
The beds are extra spacious ;)
Jun 24, 2015, 08:04 PM
why direct flight to a city of 1.5m when you can direct flight to a city of 4m and a city of 5m residents? Sorry, but the idea of connecting through Perth is a little archaic.
Apr 22, 2015, 10:06 AM
Moa99 - Actually my response was in relation to charging by virtue of a passenger's weight. The website format just makes it look like I am responding to an earlier comment. I haven't missed the point - in fact my cost analysis reinforces that the price of your ticket is largely (~80%+ for econom...
Sep 08, 2015, 07:00 PM
If you have a 'student' looking to fly first class to LA, it strikes me that they may have family in HK or SIN. In that case a stopover makes sense.
Aug 31, 2015, 07:40 PM
You get to avoid those ghastly riff-raff that frequent the business and first class lounges. Ick!
Jul 30, 2015, 02:32 PM
Reason 2 seems to advocate Brisbane?
Jul 26, 2015, 03:52 PM
I just returned from 3 weeks in the U.S. Got a T-mobile SIM on day 1. It worked fine, never an issue with coverage (plenty of 4G and LTE), it was $50 for unlimited calls/texts and 3GB of data. It was the closest to my hotel which is why I took it.
Jul 17, 2015, 01:54 AM
cheap is a relative term. Think you could provide a budget? Maybe provide the $$ you'd be comfortable paying and the upper limit you'd be willing to pay?I just stayed at Hilton Garden Inn on 54th st between broadway and 8th. It was quite good and It worked out to be about US$170/night after a pri...