• Brandon, I think the important line in your advice about a claims letter is toReaffirm that the delay was not caused by extraordinary circumstances or an ‘act of God’This, in practice, means that claims cannot be lodged for delays caused by the weather which is the most common cause...

  • Thanks for review. I recently flew AKL - DOH in Q-Suites on the 777-200LR (only the third time it had been rostered to AKL) and sat in 3B which was absolutely fine - quiet and spacious!! Wonderful surprise after being underwhelmed by the old seat on the outbound from DOH.

  • Not sure this is any indication of the start of a trend here - this will be just one flight a day to key destinations with the rest remaining Economy only. There are risks attached - bad weather in the US will delay the return of the 321s to Dublin and this will impact on onward European flights ...

  • Upstairs, downstairs...

    Dec 09, 2015, 04:13 PM

    Why not have a glass bottom to the aircraft as with some boats and let downstairs passengers enjoy the best views of all?

  • Rob - if you read the caption, there is no mention of a 747-400 - just an early Qantas 747......

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