• There's no difference between touching a bottle and touching any other surface in the lounge, including but not limited to the seats, inside door handles in the toilets, tap handles, glasses, coffee cups, etc. The important thing is that you don't breathe any airborne droplets (hardly likely with...

  • I'm unsure why self pour wine would be off the table. Human pathogens do not survive in wine.Just visit any upscale winery and you will observe that after you have tasted a barrel sample the remaining contents of the tasting glass will be poured back into the barrel.

  • I haven't tried it but the JetBlue Mint and similar cabins look all right, with full flat seats. Neither Qantas nor Virgin has yet rolled out a really good narrowbody business class.

  • Equity in an airline is not an investment, any more than is buying a car.

  • Yes, a little slow but better than none. I like the FOC for premium passengers. In one flight SIN-BNE in an almost brand new A350 it did not work at all. My devices could connect to the plane's hotspot (but did not recognise the seat number), but not beyond the hotspot to the internet, for the en...

  • Originally Posted by bl812 stay away from the galleys as they make a lot of noises plus the crew marching up and down like elephants sometime-had this glorious experience on qantas first class-never again! One of the great things I find about SQ is that the cabin staff are very considerate towar...

  • Rental Car Toll Fees

    Dec 19, 2018, 04:16 PM

    Originally Posted by Rxm I recently rented a car from Melbourne Airport. I was charged $15 per day on top of the quoted price for Tolls. After airport location and other fees like registration recovery and admin fees are added the true amount becomes more like $24 dollars per day. I only used th...

  • ADL-BNE flights

    Sep 12, 2018, 03:50 PM

    Originally Posted by Ryan K Nothing wrong with the 717! The business class product is comparable to the 737. The main differences seem to be in the seat hardware - width of 20" vs 22" in the B737, and you get an iPad instead of having a built in seatback screen.

  • Originally Posted by Rita Cavanagh I've just returned from UK, flying Oman Air. I changed into PJs in the QANTAS lounge in MEL, with jeans and fleece on top till I got on the plane (MH), dep 2345. It isn't easy changing on the plane, so I got off in KL still in PJs, had a shower in the lounge an...

  • Originally Posted by longwayround I sent this feed to one of my friends today, she replied siding with the majority stating "comfort dressing is the downfall of society". I fly through Abu Dhabi 2 - 4 times per month. The lounge has a gym which I always use so I never really think twice about dr...