• Pigs might fly too (although emissions could be a problem)

  • I suspect that this law may not aimed at private use individuls. I remember some years ago reading reports of people in Dubai being hit with hefty fines for selling IP phone calls to Asian workers at a big discount to the monopoly state carrier's rates.

  • AusBT 2015 dinner: have your say

    Oct 17, 2015, 11:27 PM

    Silence of the Lambs might be more appropriate?

  • Wonder if they have a shortened version for short-haul flights. Otherwise the flight will be over before the video is finished! I think I fell asleep around the half-way mark.

  • China's 72-hour visa-free stopovers

    Feb 19, 2014, 08:40 PM

    Any airline, but you have trouble convincing check-in staff that you don't need a visa. I am Australian and in May last year it took 30 minutes to convince SQ at Perth check-in that a visa is not needed for Beijing. "ALL Australians require a visa for China". Suggest you take a printout from a we...

  • Qantas contact centre hold times

    Jan 18, 2020, 11:43 PM

    I often find very short hold times if calling after 00:30 QLD time.

  • I have a QF ticket for travel PER - SIN - RGN return. My baggage allowance shows as 30kg for all sectors, except for sector 2 where I am on a 3K flight number and only have 20kg. Will I have to limit my baggage to 20kg for the trip or will 30kg be accepted on sector 2?

  • I'm curious why you are prepared to spend so much for status. If you are after free lounge access, it would be better value to use the money in airport restaurants. I have been QF platinum in the past and found the experience to be underwhelming. 

  • I'm getting too old for overnight flights, so that's MH off the list for ex- PER.

  • Seems like 17 November is the last date for these flights.