• Jun 12, 2016, 07:20 PM

    What makes you say that?

  • Because when I saw the headline, I thought Qantas might have accelerated their refurb plans, but this doesn't seem to be the case.

  • Not sure I'd call one aircraft a month a rapid roll-out.

  • Qantas opens LAX first class lounge

    Dec 19, 2014, 06:23 PM

    "There's a definite local influence, including Californian Knoll furniture and American oak walls". American oak was actually used for the dividing walls in the Sydney/Melbourne lounges

  • Qantas opens LAX first class lounge

    Dec 18, 2014, 05:10 PM

    I was really looking forward to this. However, I'm really disappointed! I expected to see Marc Newson's touch and some references to Sydney/Melbourne lounge, but to me it's a poor imitation. Nearly 10 years on from the original first lounges, I expected a fresh, evolved look. Same carpet, same ma...

  • Qantas seems to be on a roll at the moment - new ad is their most watched video on youtube ever (already), new business suite looks great, and even their economy offering is being improved (food/entertainment). So is there anything left for Qantas to do? I'd selfishly suggest a new international ...

  • Sorry, can't help you on FF program options, but just wanted to say kudos for routing via Japan for your trips to Europe (unless family/work forces you to go there!). I think it's one of the best options for a stop-over and I wish QF did more with other OW airlines to facilitate this.

  • QFF being taken over?

    Feb 26, 2014, 10:04 PM

    Actually this would be a godsend for Qantas. FF points are treated as a liability in the accounts and once redeemed, can be treated as revenue. This would massively affect their expected $300m expected 2nd half loss, in a good way.

  • I wonder whether you should pick slightly different flights (if you're flying domestic and this suits your plans)?

  • About a yr ago as a V Plat and I got last row on the plane on one leg! and 3/4 back on the next. I was quite convinced that I received absolutely no preference as a VP. Shame they don't operate as Air NZ did as their recognition is impressive. Hopefully they've worked on this in the interim - esp...