Nov 23, 2019, 01:46 PM
I couldn't help but notice the gate attendant on my own Virgin flight from Melbourne this week checked in passengers without status who simply jumped across from the other boarding lane. So I wouldn't go so far as to say that Virgin have perfected the solution. At the end of the day, it simply...
Sep 16, 2019, 10:34 PM
Singapore Airlines are certainly dominating this route, particularly now that it's an all-A350 service.
Sep 16, 2019, 10:23 PM
I wonder where Virgin would find the (estimated) $700m to fund the purchase, especially given that they have already tallied $1.9b in losses over the last 7 years.
Jun 19, 2019, 09:55 PM
Interesting he mentioned Tokyo-Cairns as an example of a route that this aircraft can serve. I wonder how many slots are available at Narita/Haneda to cater for the expected increase in narrowbody services for niche routes ?
Jun 18, 2019, 09:46 PM
In short, no. To quote Alan Joyce from another AusBT article, "Brisbane has an advantage: it’s closer to a lot more (US) destinations than Sydney or Melbourne, so that gives us the ability to do things like Dallas, or to do other cities in the States that we can’t do from any other...
Mar 26, 2020, 10:09 AM
Originally Posted by richard89 Hi AJeremy,I'm ex crew from Virgin (left in 2013). Without wanting to quote Kath Day-Knight, I've got one word for you: "EBA" Enterprise Bargaining Agreement ?
Mar 20, 2020, 08:46 AM
Depends on the type of international fare booked, John. For example, we were booked under the 'Business Sale' class which allows for 1 online change. We had already brought our return date forward to early April when COVID-19 started to take traction. When we received the DFAT advice on Tuesday ...
Mar 18, 2020, 09:16 AM
A suggestion to Qantas:To assist your customers trying to comply with the DFAT advice to expedite our plans to return to Australia, how about you unlock the 'Change' button on our international flight bookings ? Telling customers to "call the Qantas office" simply isn't working. I've already spe...
Dec 18, 2019, 11:37 PM
Just be thankful they didn't provide you with the refund in the form of a 'Jetstar travel voucher'.
Dec 10, 2019, 12:01 AM
I believe you need to request the 'ORC' (Original Routing Credit) in order to obtain the correct points and status credits for the Qantas fare that you originally purchased.