• There is a lot more to this than meets the eye. There is a well curated image of the previous CEO that doesn’t match what has actually been happening and one of the reasons he had to go. A s&$tshow is how It has been described to me.

  • If I read it properly if you book direct with the partner airline you still get the benefits, it’s just the VA ticketed fares on partner airlines which were ridiculously overpriced compared to buying them direct from say SQ. I never bought international partner airline fares from VA. So rea...

  • Keep it simple is important for me. As a platinum I like speed of entrance into the lounge, fast boarding, economy x and fast baggage. Keep the quality partners for international travel and recognition. I'm not so fussed about earning points as I pay for J when travelling international. Combine t...

  • This is good news. With only one service a day currently it is only right that there should be competition on the route.

  • I don’t think you are losing the service. You can choose to eat prior, unless I’m missing something.

  • Hey Xwu, thanks for your comments. One thing is that I have received Q points for one of my flights and I checked the Qatar site and it says again that I can earn them on certain fare classes. With that in mind and that I am happy to take which ever One World carrier, I'm happy, especially after...

  • Hi All, I took advantage of the QR status match with Virgin and have enjoyed the flights I have taken with Qantas over the past few weeks. If Virgin does indeed go down market, as it appears it will, I’ll most likely jump to Qantas. Given that I will do local flying in Qantas but internatio...

  • I don’t think we can fly to NZ anyway. This is a one way bubble.

  • Qatar Privilege membership card?

    Sep 15, 2020, 09:22 AM

    You don’t need it. it appears on your boarding pass, or if you want to have further support, you can download your card into your Apple Wallet. I don’t carry FF cards anymore due to this nowadays.

  • I found this article interesting to understand a bit more as to what is going on with the virus and why government is taking it so seriously:https://www.theguardian.com/world/commentisfree/2020/jul/13/as-covid-19-persists-around-the-world-death-is-not-the-only-outcome-to-fear?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other