• "tchotchke."  So how exactly do you pronounce that??   Sort of like "Trotsky?"

  • Don't know about the other States, but in SA, BP is almost always the most expensive fuel - including diesel.

  • Thanks 'Ho Really' and ChrisC for the clarification on A380s logistical needs at Adelaide Airport. Clearly, without those infrastructure upgrades (not part of this multi-million dollar refurb) no A380s will fly into Adelaide. From a purely selfish point of view, I'd much rather spend my ff poin...

  • Looks great and a tremendous boost for Adelaide, but would be so much better if the runway was extended so A380s could land in Adelaide (currently, only in emergencies), and so spare South Australians the real drag (and extra expense) of having to fly to the eastern States to pick up an A380 flight.

  • Seriously, folks, I'm pretty sure this was first mooted on April 1 - i.e., it's an April Fools joke.

  • Birmingham INTERNATIONAL airport, last year. Needed a GBP1.00 coin to get a trolley. Just arrived from Australia, no UK coins, no machine to spill out coins in exchange for a paper quid, and credit card slot broken.Not very international. Had to rely on good Samaritan for that one pound coin. ...

  • Air NZ vs Qantas

    Jun 24, 2017, 12:10 PM

    I fly regularly Adelaide-Auckland-Adelaide.   Air NZ offers a no-stop service.  To fly Qantas means changing planes at any of the Eastern seaboard cities.  So Air NZ wins on convenience.  But dropping lounge access from the Works Deluxe option was a terrible decision.  Cu...