• A “mid-market” carrier? Hmm. There used to be such a beast, except back in the early “noughties” it was called a “hybrid “ carrier. It went by the name of Virgin Blue, and it was a pleasure to fly with them. Then along came   (the ex-Roo...) Mr Boghetti, a...

  • Travellz... the task here is for everyone to stop accepting that the previously “unthinkable” is now “thinkable”. The various restrictions imposed on us can be divided into the “fairly benign” (physical distancing, being an example) and the heavy-handed &l...

  • Mikana...  re an effective vaccine: in an earlier communication a couple of weeks ago, our PM declared that no one would be travelling out of here until we had a vaccine. Haven’t any of his medico advisers ever pointed out to him, that there likely won’t ever be a vaccine. So the...

  • @sq or qf… You can feel honoured that I did you the courtesy of actually printing out your response to me, so that I could read it more carefully & make notes in the margin. In the meantime, I read your response to @MikeAir, and admit to being very surprised that you claim to broadly agree wi...

  • @RBC. OK, thanks.

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  • New normal?

    Apr 14, 2020, 06:55 PM

    My only question, Pegasus, is why you'd want to come home, in any case. My son & his family are currently in the UK, scheduled to return in Aug after his post-grad exams end-July. When I made the mistake of returning from Canada back on 10/3, and realised that it could be a very long time unt...

  • New normal?

    Apr 13, 2020, 10:40 PM

    I'm with Rotten, in that I believe leisure travel might recover sooner than biz travel, as recreational travel doesn't depend directly on tightening of corporate travel policies. All you'll need is to still have a job to pay for it!Meantime, I'm also with Rotten on the Canada in summer/Oz in summ...

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