• I make it a point to remove all stickers as soon as I arrive at my destination, as I used to travel around Asia a lot on AirAsia in the noughties growing up and they used to stick their tags directly on the handle (without the loose looping proper airlines' tags use), which got really sticky if n...

  • Standard in Singapore and Malaysia.

  • Great review, Chris! You're spot-on about the dire lack of supermarket availability nearby—however, there's a full Coles on the other side of Southern Cross station (Spencer St near Lonsdale St), which is stretching 'walking distance', but manageable if you're returning from work and/or me...

  • I imagine everyone is looking forward to a better terminal transfer network, which will be utterly necessary if Sydney Airport want to grow both sides of the airfield without increasing both congestion and emissions.I am, however, not convinced that a low-capacity, only-on-demand system like the ...

  • "But if SQ can run three morning flights ex Singapore to Sydney then Qantas are really missing something here."Yes, they are missing something--connecting pax.

  • While I've never flown UL and therefore can't comment on their product, I'm of the view that you can do a lot worse than MH: that is, as long as you're not on one of their ghastly India to KUL red-eye flights on 73H equipment, which are for some of their routes their only service; the seat is ade...

  • Wait, people actually use the Q bag tags to check bags in and not just as status-flashing ornamentation on their backpacks and briefcases?

  • Barramundi, hands down.

  • Jetstar to fly to Sri Lanka?

    Jul 16, 2019, 10:51 AM

    Originally Posted by John Phelan Almost certainly would be ex-SIN on 3K, on A320 equipment. Can't see a sufficiently large market for a direct flight ex-Australia on a B787. Agreed, although the timing will be difficult, as it is impossible offer short connections through Singapore to and from A...

  • Both are good options!48ABCProsUnlimited legroom (exit row)No need to vault over someone's kneesCan be last on and first offConsNear a galleyLavatory a long walk awayCosts more money32ABProsActual bulkhead (can prop backpack for makeshift ottoman)Side binNearer a lavatoryNot an expensive extra-le...