• Works great in theory as long as they can distinguish (or relying on traveler's honesty) between origin (spending at least 14 days there) and transit passengers travelling who might be traveling from red to amber zone (transit) then into Australia. Or operate the Hong Kong - Singapore travel bubb...

  • Would have been even more popular if the idea was implemented and done when the 747s were still around (double as a longer farewell jumbo joy flight). Even on a cost recovery basis and however much the tickets end up selling for, flight would still probably sell out in no time.

  • The PM tried to get some agreement on state borders at today’s National Cabinet, but the extension of the international travel ban media release by the Health Minister yesterday quoted the “AHPPC has advised that the international and domestic COVID-19 situation continues to pose an u...

  • Applied through the online portal today in the morning and got approval in the afternoon (email notification). For departure in 3 months time under the category of urgent and unavoidable business and also as an ordinarily resident in another country but not spending more than 12-24 months outside...

  • There is also an online portal at https://travel-exemptions.homeaffairs.gov.au/tep where you can sign up for an account and track submitted requests

  • Why is Qantas parking planes in US?

    Aug 02, 2020, 04:39 PM

    Qantas have an engineering/maintenance base at LAX, so having the A380s stored at Victorville (about an 1.5 hour drive away from LAX) will keep the team occupied in keeping the aircraft maintained whilst stored there.

  • They do offer slightly more if you have MPO status, I got US$75 last year for a faulty IFE in PEY

  • No, the in town check in facility is provided as part of the Airport Express service/ticket/fare. Alternative would be to do the check in at the airport in advance (if provided by the airline) first by taking the A/E route buses if you don't want to take the MTR, then take the local bus to visit ...

  • Cathay Pacific Airways will pay HK$4.93 billion (US$628 million) to buy budget carrier HK Express from the HNA Grouphttps://www.cathaypacific.com/dam/cx/about-us/investor-relations/announcements/en/20190327_CX_Announcement_HKE_en.pdf

  • You could consider the Citi Prestige (Visa) Card A$1 spend = 2 Citi Rewards Points which convert back to 1 Asia Mile with a minimum transfer of 5,000 Citi Rewards Points (i.e. 2,500 Asia Miles). No points capping but the card's annual fee does cost $700.