• The only time I ever had my hand baggage weighed at checkin with Virgin it was slightly over so the guy advised me to remove my laptop and re-weigh. He seemed satisfied with that even though it was obvious the laptop woud go straight back in the bag after security.

  • It means you can book SIN-SYD alone, not that you can only book SIN-SYD

  • I would expect your chances to be close to zero. "Prevented from" doesn't mean the same as "don't want to". Unless the equipment substitution leads to you being bumped then the airline's view is that they are still providing you with a journey from point A to point B (there's almost certainly som...