• I noticed that Alliance Airlines announced a purchase of 14 Embraer E190's this week to supplement their existing Fokker fleet. Could they be planning to step into some of the routes that Virgin/Tiger will be exiting ?

  • Great building with great exposure. I wonder if this move signals a greater collaboration between the two companies as they seek to rebuild their businesses ?

  • May be a silly question but if a farewell flight quickly sells out, why wouldn't Qantas simply add another on if the demand is there ? At the end of the day it's more passenger revenue for the airline (and more work for their employees) - all of which would be welcome at this time.BTW. David, ...

  • Cyrus abandons Virgin Australia bid

    Jun 26, 2020, 09:08 AM

    "On the morning of 25 June 2020, Cyrus submitted a further unsolicited package of value improvements..." Correct me if I'm wrong but the deadline for accepting final offers was June 22. Sounds like Cyrus is trying to slip in some late homework to get a leg up on the other contender who delive...

  • Review: HSBC Platinum Qantas Visa

    May 15, 2020, 10:54 PM

    HSBC have recently cut the Qantas points earn on this card. It was previously earning 1 Qantas point per dollar up to $2500 spend per month. That has been reduced to 1 Qantas point up to $1000 spend per month. They've also lifted the annual fee to $99.