• Yes Selwyn, but the earn/redeem rates are rubbish. It's not for no reason that Air Dollars is consistently rated the crappiest FF program in the world....and I'm an ex-kiwi so I'd support it if it was any good.

  • I never fly twin engined aircraft over long expanses of water, if at all possible. I like the extra "insurance".

  • Yes, but it's the French officials you get to first who cause most of the bottleneck there before you get through to the British ones. If we're now going to get the same access as Euro/UK travellers we can just slide off to the left and avoid those guys completely.

  • Highly unlikely in the forseeable future. Europe doesn't care about what fruit, vegetables, meat and nuts that passengers bring in, or whether or not you have some small to moderate criminal conviction, while the Australian authorities are obsessed with all those things and more.

  • Hallelujah - what a relief it will be to breeze through those ridiculous queues at Gare Nord in Paris to get on Eurostar. The immigration staff there give US Immigration a run for their money in the non-friendly stakes

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