Nov 12, 2017, 02:49 AM
Surely "Virgin Australia aims for forth Asian route by end of 2018" with SYD>DPS, BNE>DPS and MEL-HKG already in place :)
Oct 20, 2017, 03:16 PM
Great hotel, stayed last week but they are having some serious learning curve issues with staff. Took them nearly 10 minutes and three requests for my passport to check me in (despite being Accor Gold and having pre-provided everything that most Accor properties need to check-in); room service on...
Jan 31, 2015, 12:52 AM
Gotta love the 'supposedly inferior' call - not sure I'd be game to make that one..
Feb 19, 2014, 12:37 AM
What exactly is so 'Australian at heart' about Qantas these days under Joyce? Offshoring as much as is possible?; ploughing millions into failing Jetstar international franchises?; handing the QFi outbound traffic to EK for most of the country? I don't think Qantas has done much of late to cement...
Feb 18, 2014, 10:12 PM
At this stage reverting back to 51% Australian ownership of VAH would probably only drive it into the ground (at the hands of a capacity flooding wannabe monopolist that has driven a number of smaller airlines into administration over the years). I'd rather the competition.
Jun 07, 2016, 11:33 PM
Looks like they are predicting the second frame to come online on the 28th or 30th which will mean every VA1/2 will be 'The Business' - assuming no mech issues. If you are coming back you'll have a fair chance on VA2. That said, the first frame was weeks later than initial VA estimates.
Apr 29, 2016, 10:48 PM
If your UA ticket was $2.5k cheaper than a QF ticket - you must surely be flying Business - and will automatically have lounge access in the NZ lounge for both departures?
Jan 04, 2013, 06:21 PM
Virgin show this too - you just need to click the 'Show more fares' at the top of the table when doing a redemption search - it expands to give you Any Seat Saver/Flexi/Business options.
Jan 04, 2013, 12:46 PM
Yeah they are. This is floating around outlining all the changes: http://www.virginaustralia.com/cs/groups/internetcontent/@wc/documents/webcontent/~edisp/sales_trade_release_5_velocity.pdfPer sector SC and points; SC and points on Any Seat awards.