• It would be great to see more length incorporated into the business class seats when in sleep mode. I'm 6 foot 1 and struggle to fully extend my body in the A350 seats comfortably.

  • Great article. Love reading the strategies that everyone uses to maximise their points when redeeming!

  • Virgin to fly Melbourne-Hong Kong

    Mar 21, 2017, 11:07 AM

    Interesting, although it would be MEL-HKG-LHR

  • How Virgin's new fares compare

    Sep 07, 2016, 02:30 PM

    Taking an example of Brisbane to Sydney, the price per status credit is now higher on Virgin Australia fares than Qantas. Qantas Red E-Deal: $116 for 10 SCs = $11.60 per creditVirgin Elevate: $179 for 15 SCs = $11.93 per creditVirgin Getaway: $99 for 5 SCs = $19.80 per credit  If only flyi...

  • This is great news! I'm flying to London next month on Etihad and was very disappointed to see them drop the First Class Lounge for Velocity Platinum members.

  • EY or SQ A380 Business LHR > SYD?

    Sep 03, 2016, 01:24 AM

    Last month I travelled to London on the Etihad A380 and returned on the Singapore Airlines A380.For me, they were both very comparable in terms of service and seats. I would have to say however that overall I enjoyed the Etihad experience more. I am fairly tall (186 cm) and found the SQ seat to b...

  • VA Requirements for Maintaining Gold

    Jul 18, 2016, 08:42 AM

    If you login to your Velocity Frequent Flyer account, on the My Account page you should see a section "Additional Status Credits required to maintain Gold". If this number is 0 it means you have re-qualified, otherwise it will tell you how many extra you need.