• They're doing these flights as a delivery route and so they're not going to waste fuel flying back to JFK.

  • Isn't there still the Concorde Room in the BA lounge in Singapore as well?

  • Qantas has clarified that the least restrictive policy will apply (Via an AFF post a while back). So if you are flying EK the other has to be on your flight, however when flying QF they can apply the Oneworld rules

  • Something also to keep in mind, those Chinese models of iPhone do not support the LTE (4G) bands that Telstra, Optus, and Vodafone use for the fastest network speeds. So it depends whether you value the convenience (again only in the HK XS Max or XR or the mainland versions of all three as per th...

  • That doesn't sound right. I was able to watch games when I was living there 2 years ago. The AFL website also references that 6 games a week are broadcast. I am not sure on the State of Origin as I don't personally watch it

  • It seems that QF don't want to do ORC/ the agents are told not to actively promote it. It is weird given that the value of the points/SCs would be less than a fare compensation.

  • If you are a Qantas Platinum/Platinum One/ CL you can use the domestic lounge upon arrival (which I know is pretty much useless for Sydney, but very good for Melbourne), and this is their half hearted effort for an Arrivals lounge

  • Originally Posted by reeves35 : I'd suggest going to SQ which also gives you status with VA as well as across the Star Alliance.  I'm pretty sure SQ would probably status match almost immediately As far as I thought, SQ don't status match anyone, has this changed?

  • According to the Skyteam rules "All First and Business Class passengers traveling on, or connecting to/from, a same-day international flight operated by a SkyTeam member airline have access to a lounge. Lounge access will be provided only at your departure and transfer airports, and not on arriva...

  • Dont forget that if you are travelling entirely inside the US then regardless of whether you have Delta status or Skyteam status you are not allowed lounge access.  If you were travelling on AA or United then you would have lounge access as you are Oneworld Sapphire/ Star Alliance Gold