• Assuming this happened as written, I think the offer of a 1/3 points back is about right. Having an attentive flight attendant is not worth 100% of the upgrade. If you are that anxious and scarred by this experience, then I don't think travelling is for you... Things often aren't what is expecte...

  • Originally Posted by patrickk Hutch but speculation is fun and in about five years time we will know what the upshot is or will be. My bet is a total of 50 787s across all models and 25 A350-1000s I love your positivity!

  • Logically I agree, a 787 makes more sense... but I think my point is that I wouldn't place much weight on what QF suggests its destinations will be, until they actually announce a launch date. The issue with these types of questions is that nobody actually knows! We just get out our crystal balls...

  • @patrickk - I'm sure we've all been around long enough to experience airlines stating one thing and then not doing it. Indeed Qantas does that well. While I'd love to see QF fly to Cape Town, given they have only indicated they might buy (I think) 12 aircraft, they simply do not have the fleet to...

  • My guess will be as good as yours.