• Borghetti isn't going to be happy. He'll now be "second best business class accross the pacific". I'd pick this over VA's suites anyday! Agreed?

  • My general assumptions about this -  While it's exciting for VA as a company, it's somewhat concerning that from a capital perspective they appear to simply be holding out for a knight in shining armour (or a few) to rescue them from their balance sheet issues. As reported in a number of n...

  • Emirates to fly Auckland- Dubai

    Jan 29, 2016, 04:31 PM

    What's with all the latest new routes into and out of NZ!!! Singapore Airlines, Air Asia, Emirates (direct to Dubai), Qatar (potentially).

  • This is a lovely ad for Virgin Australia.

  • SQ to fly to Canberra

    Jan 20, 2016, 12:40 PM

    I agree, I believe the service to be more for connections to Asia and India. On a side note, who is keen to go on the first CBR - WLG?

  • For the first time ever, I'm planning to get my first non points credit card next year. Since these devaluations over the last 2 years, I'm earning less than 20k points per year from credit card, so not worth it anymore.I've found much more value using Qantas mall and the velocity store, earning ...

  • Hi, I'm a VA gold member. I'm flying Melbourne to Darwin, arriving at 12.30am with VA. Then flying Darwin to Singapore departing at 15.45pm with Silkair the following (same) day. This is two seperate trips.Given Darwin has no lounge access for Silkair passengers with VA status, will my VA arrival...

  • Jetstar Asia thru bag check

    Apr 30, 2018, 12:10 PM

    I have a planned flight SGN - SIN - DRW with Jetstar Asia, booked under the same PNR. When I booked, there was a note saying that checked baggage will not be thru checked and this connection requires baggage to be collected and re checked in. What's everyone's experience with thru check for Jetst...

  • Mate, I hear a triple daily Cloncurry to Dubai service is in the works.

  • Australia's best airport?

    Apr 10, 2015, 12:31 AM

    My list would be 1 - Canberra2 - Brisbane3 - Darwin4 - Adelaide5 - Cairns6 - Launceston