• Not sure about the 4 Sydney to Hong Kong flights... But valid points

  • You're probably right, I can't imagine many people picking a flight on a meal. But moving to BOB is a revenue opportunity, but you kind of need to offer good options... Particularly on East - West flights where you have a captive audience.The flipside, will QF extract more revenue from the percep...

  • Even if Virgin continued to offer a "snack" on board, there was nothing stopping those who wished to buy something at the airport to take onboard... and if $7.50 noodles is anything to go by, the value proposition is not looking good.Overall, I'm doubtful the removal of food will contribute more ...

  • Rex eyes Sydney-Canberra flights

    Mar 02, 2021, 02:22 PM

    Don't need to go back to the Kendall days... REX flew Sydney to Canberra until late 2004. 

  • @auskiwiflyer - we don't have all the details, but generally looking at past examples indicates the government underwrites the cost of the flight and has a role in the pricing of the flight. Revenue obtained offsets cost to run flight. If flight runs at loss, the difference is picked up. Whi...

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  • Perth to London

    Jun 10, 2021, 08:27 PM

    Originally Posted by GoRobin Hutch ... Of course I am speculating just like you and any other commentator or politician or honourable health bureacrats who now runs Australia. Speculation is not fact. I can't possibly see how Australia could reach an 80% vaccination rate unless the government for...

  • Perth to London

    Jun 10, 2021, 08:23 PM

    Originally Posted by Travellz It's true though while many on here don't want to hear it - the fact is there is no plan to re-open international borders even AFTER the Australian population is vaccinated - several epidemiologists who form part of the Australian Health Protection Principal Committe...

  • Perth to London

    Jun 09, 2021, 12:10 PM

    Originally Posted by GoRobin patrickk...I didn't see any politician or health bureacrat confirm that the borders will open up and incoming quarantine abandoned when 80% of the population is vaccinated. I think you are just speculating as usual. There is no such plan. Even if 80% of Australians go...

  • 16.1.9 Subject to clause 16.1, if the Member cancels a confirmed Classic Upgrade Reward within 24 hours of scheduled departure, or fails to board a flight for which a Classic Upgrade Reward has been confirmed (no-show), the Member will forfeit the Classic Upgrade Reward and any Qantas Points used...

  • Originally Posted by Stuart Jackson I think the call centre is just over loaded with calls atm. I spent around 5 hrs on Saturday rescheduling some rtw itineraries and wasn't offered a call back but in the current environment I suspect I wasn't the only one rescheduling. I had a long wait weeks ag...

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