Apr 21, 2021, 03:33 PM
I applied for the Air NZ Airpoints gold status match and it was the easiest process ever and it was granted overnight with the nicest personalised welcome letter so I am really impressed. As a Gold Lifetime member with QF I look forward to the opening of borders so that I can now enjoy the perks ...
Jul 17, 2019, 04:40 PM
The Cathay Pacific lounge at Mel airport is tiny, there's never any seating as it is always full and the food offering is basic. The relatively new CX lounge at BKK airport offers the same boring food time and again and is always almost to capacity as all eligible Oneworld frequent flyers get to ...
Jul 03, 2019, 03:24 PM
Does it look and feel more comfortable and luxurious than the QF offering for the same class or is it my impression?
Mar 15, 2019, 05:08 PM
Same here I'm afraid, see my comment/question above...
Mar 15, 2019, 03:32 PM
Hello people, does anyone know of any other Star Alliance member not United or Singapore Airlines currently doing any Oneworld status and/or points match? I have recently been downgraded from Platinum to Lifetime Gold with Qantas and would now like to change to Star Alliance membership after almo...
Apr 13, 2020, 05:07 PM
I work both as a conference interpreter and in fashion, the former would get me to travel across the world, on UN assignments they would fly us business class so it was easy to retain Platinum on QF and Oneworld carriers and enjoy the extra perks as first class lounges, some upgrades, excess lugg...
Apr 24, 2019, 04:45 PM
No need to trouble yourself with worrying about carriers as you could do QF out of Sydney then Finnair AY out of Beijing to Europe via Helsinki but must make sure you choose well and that you are on their Airbus A350 or A359 sorry I can't remember but one is set much nicer aircraft to fly. Beijin...
Nov 30, 2018, 09:56 PM
Originally Posted by Ross They are a little bit funky, I would rate RJ and UL better and more consistent, and consistency is not one of either of their strengths!Having said that they were OK and I would fly them again and if in OW another good way to get SC. Oh dear Royal Air Maroc is heaps bet...
Nov 14, 2018, 05:18 PM
Originally Posted by Grumpyoldman I had a long chat with a CSM about this. She had been off with a shoulder injury. Apparently the issue is the newer 737s with the fold down bins. When loaded they are heavy and a number of crew have received injury from closing them. I have sympathy for this. Bu...
Oct 31, 2018, 06:01 PM
Am Platinum and never received anything of the sort