• SQ's new business class

    Jul 09, 2013, 03:47 PM

    Dear SQ, please send the details of your seat designer to Emirates in Dubai. Hurry. Quicker.

  • I think this is good news but the load on the AKL lounge is going to be tough given that there will be 3 x 380's departing within 30-mins. And its not just the additional 40 premium cabin people - its also the fact that some of those people (ie Golds and Plats) will be allowed guests. Dont forget...

  • Darwin Airport's upgrade

    May 23, 2013, 07:58 AM

    Well the QF lounge certainly needs expanding. Was in there last week catching a midday flight to BNE and people were hanging from the rafters. Hardly a place to stand let alone sit - but the staff seem to deal with it all in their stride. Good news also re the opening of a Virgin lounge, long ove...

  • You might also find that Gatwick might be upgauged to an A380 sooner than later given that EK will take delivery of 13 whales over the next 12-months... :-)

  • The other thing to remember with the new A380 service coming on stream is the increased capacity of award space (at least thats the theory) given that a 777-300ER has 42 seats in Business whereas an A380 has 76 (and a total of 14 in First) as opposed to 8 in First for the 777. From personal expe...