• Am I wrong in saying you still need to pay the exorbitant fees & taxes that VS charge for reward flights when you book the flight through VA? It makes it very unappealing to use your points with them when you have to pay so much cash in addition

  • Originally Posted by kimshepOf course, initiating your travel on QF from JFK would have negated the question of lounge access at JFK completely, even if you were connecting from another East Coast USA city such as Boston, Washington - but I would assume that there are multiple reasons that such a...

  • I usually fly Virgin from the US as I'm a VA platinum but I'm flying Qantas this month as I was able to jag a business award flight from LAX. I have to connect from JFK and am flying AA economy on a separate reservation. Am I able to access the AA lounge in JFK as I have a same day Qantas busines...

  • Best way to upgrade Points or Cash?

    Jul 24, 2018, 05:44 AM

    I've tried for a points upgrade 5 times and received the upgrade 3 times on SYD-LAX or vice versa, so a decent strike rate. However, I will note that the two failures were the 2 most recent times I tried, so that may be an indicator

  • You get two 23kg bags for free flying Delta in economy. Non gold/platinums get nothing..

  • SQ or VA-codeshare?

    May 29, 2018, 11:39 PM

    This wouldn't surprise me.. You can't book SQ award flights in PE through Velocity (same for Alitalia also FYI).