Jun 03, 2020, 10:32 PM
Qantas aren't there to cater to FFers who are price conscious while wanting all the status benefits. They are in the business to sell fares for the most amount of money they can. Something they as a business do very well regardless of whether you think their fares are too high or if their service...
May 11, 2020, 05:07 PM
If there is such sufficient demand and customers why didn't they make any money for the last 7years, during which qantas posted some of its best profits in history?
Apr 30, 2020, 05:24 PM
I love when people are sitting around saying VA is going to be fine. It's not. That's why it escalated from “we have a large cash reserve” to Scurrah asking the feds 8 times for cash and then calling in the administrators 5 weeks into this.The business made no money. The service it delivered was ...
Apr 24, 2020, 04:41 PM
International was such a good money maker they kept switching Los Angels back and forth on Brisbane and Melbourne (at the same time according to DOT documents making some of the lowest margins on trans pacific). They made so much money on Hong Kong... they made lots of money through Abu Dhabi and...
Apr 19, 2020, 07:18 AM
*particularly deep pockets.
May 03, 2019, 10:41 AM
Return flights ICNOOL (overnight Wed, Fri, Sun) are JQ50 and also tag to SYD
May 03, 2019, 10:40 AM
Jetstar will being flying to Seoul Incheon from Gold Coast beginning Dec 8. Running thrice weekly Wed, Fri, Sun as JQ49. Flight will begin in Sydney, departing INT T1 as a tag flight (or so it’s showing in the system on some days). This will result in end of MELSIN flights.
Jun 04, 2017, 01:08 PM
Its VA's consistent problem. Can't command the fares or have the network to compete, but too expensive to make any money.
Jun 03, 2017, 10:54 AM
The fares have started to fall. Newest sale is for prices from $585. By no means super low but I doubt there are many people paying much more than sale prices for the flights...
Apr 22, 2015, 01:53 PM
because I always feel 'secure' and 'comfortable' when passing through the security theatre of TSA. Its not like there would be a security risk if you were taking someone else's flight for them, you still have to go through security. I'd much prefer our current system as long as security screening...