Aug 07, 2023, 08:18 PM
I am surprised that - as an Australian-focused website - you didn't point out that under IATA rules where there is more than one carrier on a particular leg, baggage rules will be those of the Most Significant Carrier (MSC). Where Australian passengers are connecting through to Europe, it m...
Aug 22, 2022, 04:24 PM
It's my understanding that the A380's wings were designed to accommodate a stretch which, even in a multi-class configuration, could accommodate an additional 100+ passengers. In economy only (if they could increase the exit speeds - presumably would need more exits) 1,000.That's probably p...
Oct 08, 2021, 03:50 PM
Going back to the Wing F shows how life has moved on. When it opened, it was easily one of the world's best lounges and we were all wowed by it - especially The Haven (restaurant). Then they opened the Pier F which took things up several levels. I would literally go to the far e...
Oct 27, 2020, 04:26 PM
From what I have seen so far, using Asia Miles for HK Express isn't good value.
Oct 03, 2020, 02:14 AM
Surely this is a no-brainer?Whether you like the door or not:(a) Prefer no door - have one but keep it open, allowing others with different preferences to close it(b) Prefer a door - have one and close it(c) Sometimes like a door - have one and choose when to have it open or closed
Nov 19, 2021, 12:28 PM
DVDA, to read you say “ What a disappointment this thread was to read” I find understandableTo read you say “ I look forward to your generation being referred to exclusively in the past tense” I do not
Nov 16, 2021, 04:36 PM
Originally Posted by russell Still don’t get why I need to be welcomed to my own country… Maybe not. On the same note, perhaps the use of doormats saying "welcome" should be banned?I don't find anything offensive about being welcomed *anywhere*, even my own home.
Nov 11, 2021, 04:21 PM
I don't know enough about the "Country" issue (as a non-Australian) so I am not going to venture into that minefield. But aspects of this debate make me so angry. Context: I've been a strident D&I activist for many years, despite being "male, pale and stale". I set up D&I Committees bot...
May 27, 2021, 02:07 PM
Originally Posted by Pegasus I once listened to a person have a loud and detailed telephone conversation about his marketing scheme and how they were going to "win this business". After an annoying 30 minutes I quietly asked him, "do you know who I am?". No. "I'm your competition and I've heard e...
Mar 12, 2021, 11:03 PM
I have variously tried pointedly asking someone if they would like to borrow some headphones (which they never have, but each time they have turned it down or, in the case of someone playing games, turn the sound off) or simply asking very politely if they would wear headphones. So far no bad re...