• So what happens on a Friday night in Sydney when there’s a storm? It will be like Tiger where you’d wait for 6 hours or hope there’s a seat on Qantas.  This along with their questionable engineering standards will steer me away from Rex, no matter how much Sharpe’s Na...

  • What a confused announcement which doesn’t bode well for VA’s future. They are promising to be everything to everyone but don’t explain how. I appreciate the crew go a long way but it just can’t compare to Qantas’ Lounge network and offering, aircraft network and sub...

  • Vannn how would you possibly know how much Qantas was offered to run Freight to the US? You just don’t and you’re making stuff up! Also they haven’t been given BILLIONS to underwrite flights. $128 million in payments to keep a minimum domestic network operating. Not an insignifi...

  • PI your constant Qantas bashing is really boring. We get it, you are a Virgin fan. It might be time to realise you’ve lost that battle though and VA isn’t an Aussie airline & was an epic failure.  This news should be celebrated as green shoots for aviation in Australia. Anecd...

  • Don’t forget that Rex is a Singaporean owner airline with a leg up from the LNP. John Sharp will get anything he wants from the current Federal Government and Rex will continue to treat its staff like crap. I want the airlines to survive this crisis but only in Australia would a foreign car...

  • While I agree that having 2 domestic airlines is good for consumers and the country, I do not want my taxes to go to bailing VA out. John Borghetti and his Senior Management team put ego ahead of fiscal responsibility and transformed in the wrong way. No one here should forget how disciplined Q...