• A >3.5 hour Tasman trip has very different economics to the likes of a <1 hour MEL-SYD flight

  • Qantas ditches Dubai

    Aug 31, 2017, 10:03 AM

    I think this shows QF's long term strategy regarding Europe flights. They are happy to funnel pax who are flying to 'secondary' European cities onto EK flights and keep the 'prestige' passengers for themselves (E.G. putting London bound pax on the MEL-PER-LHR flights and SYD-SIN-LHR flights).I th...

  • I don't think QF would be in business if they just started routes on the basis of being "interesting". 

  • This article is about Virgin Australia, not Qantas' flight from PER to SIN or 'Euro' business class.

  • Neil Perry is responsible for some of Qantas' catering, not the economy seating layout (which I may add, 3-3-3 is the industry standard for economy seating) 

  • Unfortunately you will not have lounge access. VA's partnership with AC only entrails a codeshare agreement on a couple of routes with a limited ability to earn points and status credits; because you are flying on an AC ticket you will not earn any points or status credits. The partnership does n...

  • Air Asia lounge access

    Feb 14, 2019, 02:44 PM

    Originally Posted by Grannular Absolutely you can. You can purchase Plaza Premium or Mahindra lounge access in Melbourne. Or if you have an Amex, use their lounge as well. I am sure there is plenty of paid lounges in KL as well.As for your status, this means nothing with Air Asia and with gain y...