• How cool that the uptake of intrastate flights is there. That goes to show that as soon as borders open, we’ll see a strong and quick return of people on planes. Back to normal. Yay! I myself live in cairns and flew to Bris and back this past weekend and yeah the planes were predominantly f...

  • Tempted to give my status up and move to VA, perfect opportunity. Hmmm. Anyone else investigated doing this? I'm only silver but would've made platinum this year

  • Put my first kidney up for wager that BA exits Sydney permanently unless this ruling says they have to continue services into Syd on their own metal.

  • I was cabin crew with Virgin Atlantic for 12 months 2011-12. It's a fabulous cattier when compared to other Euro carriers. They genuinely give a hoot about their customers and go all out to do their best. They keep the other lot honest and innovative. Their 747s are lovely and newly refirb'd, suc...

  • This is so heart breaking. I worked for virgin 2008-2014. I now fly a lot internationally for my life post virgin, and hold platinum with Qantas. Alan Joyce's dirty tactics during this time have absolutely turned me off and I genuinely am going to give my business to Virgin.They'll come out of th...

  • Qantas "travel pass" refund option

    Oct 12, 2020, 08:48 PM

    Hi from Cairns everyone,Back in Easter I was due to go to Europe & well, the world self imploded and alas I never went. Decided I might try and just get a refund on the 8.5k. Spoke with Qantas premium and was offered a "travel pass," with the incentive of either an additional 10% of the value...

  • Average wait time for refund

    May 06, 2020, 10:14 PM

    I'm 40 days so far waiting for a refund from Jetstar on a Narita trip. Le sigh

  • Hi AJeremy,I'm ex crew from Virgin (left in 2013). Without wanting to quote Kath Day-Knight, I've got one word for you: "EBA"

  • Hi everyone, I'm just posting this here to hopefully avoid a lengthy phone call wait time to Qantas to find out my answer.Next weekend, I was due to go to Perth for a cheeky wedding. There was due to be a lot of international guests coming and so understandably they've cancelled the wedding. The ...

  • What are loads like

    Mar 16, 2020, 07:26 PM

    Flew CNS BNE Fri night (half empty), then BNE ADL was cancelled due to low loads the ground staff told me when I arrived in BNE. Had to then fly out very early Sat morning (6am dept) and I would say there was 40 people on the QF 737.Yesterday flew ADL MEL QF (full 737) and MEL CNS with about ever...