Dec 11, 2019, 12:06 PM
Just to update: it's now possible to use Velocity points for upgrades on Delta, when travelling on a Virgin Australia (VA) codeshare flight number. More detail here.
Dec 10, 2019, 02:55 PM
Safe travels! Just be aware that not every Plaza Premium lounge accepts LoungeKey (or Priority Pass), but you can of course browse the LoungeKey directory to see which you can access.(Some notable exceptions include the Plaza Premium departures lounge at Heathrow Terminal 5 and the PPL arrivals l...
Dec 09, 2019, 06:15 PM
The frequent flyer partnership only launched today, so I suspect you would not be able to claim anything. Qantas hasn't yet added Air France and KLM to the 'claim missing points' feature on its website: but once this has been updated to support Air France claims, you could always lodge a request ...
Dec 09, 2019, 04:32 PM
Yes, Qantas already previously had an interline agreement with both Air France and KLM, so this remains possible when connecting between Qantas and those airlines (and vice versa), regardless of whether the itinerary was booked with money or points. Qantas can also issue boarding passes for conne...
Dec 09, 2019, 12:54 PM
Having lots of economy seats available is a given as that's where most of the seats on the plane are physically located, but doing some early searches when researching this article, a respectable number of business class reward seats popped up, particularly on long-distance flights for Air France...
Dec 11, 2019, 12:22 PM
PLEASEupgrademe: Please do not post the same thing multiple times. If a new topic is held for moderation (which often happens when there's a link or email address in the text, for anti-spam and security reasons), it will be approved as soon as possible. Posting multiple times only creates more wo...
Dec 09, 2019, 02:48 PM
Hi Concorde, those four extra non-stop flights per week usually only operate in what airlines call the 'Northern Winter' schedule: that is, October to March each year. Previously, those flights were year-round and simply toggled from going via Cairns in off-peak periods and non-stop in peak, but ...
Dec 03, 2019, 08:22 AM
Hi Sedat, no need to post the same thing in another thread as we remove duplicates. :)
Dec 02, 2019, 11:59 AM
Moved to Qantas & Jetstar section as this is a Qantas & Jetstar question.
Dec 02, 2019, 11:58 AM
Where you live and where you travel to the most would impact any thoughts on strategy, so it might be helpful for you to share those.For instance, if you live outside Sydney or Melbourne in Australia, Platinum has much less appeal for international flights because the international lounge in Aust...