• Perfect! Flown 4 times with the 7kg enforced rule with a 9kg bag and every time was having a minimum 40 minute wait at the baggage carousel. Sanity prevails for a change. It rarely does these days

  • I can see they are preventing someone carrying the kitchen sink on board - but in my case this works in the opposite way and I’ll end up using my full 14kg in two bags rather than my usual 8kg in one bag, plus one checked bag.Here’s my scenario, I’d be surprised if I’m...

  • It’s technically no different to QF who use Sofitel to run their lounges like Syd and Mel...

  • Welcome Paul! Looking forward to some good articles on Ausbt

  • Qantas drive is the only one that doesn’t get congested. I suppose if they touch that road then they can say the stuffed up the whole airport precinct

  • I also put my QF booking reference straight into manage my booking on the Jetstar website. Did it 2 weeks ago off a QF booked, ticketed but Jetstar operated flight and had 1C up and 1D back on both my flights, plus meal and full points/SC.Only difference for you is that I flew 3K Jetstar Asia rat...

  • Has anyone else noticed the DSC offer is always 1-2 weeks before they release their half year or full year results... FYI the next results are announced on the 21st of Feb.Probably a good way to tip in a lot of cash to the booksSmart business from virgin today who are trying to disrupt it and bei...

  • Try living a few minutes from the airport and using Uber - this has happened dozens of times to me, even when I’m making short trips that aren’t to the airport. Uber has stopped replying to my complaints about drivers who do this.I’ve given up and gone back to hailing taxis. At ...

  • I carry quite a lot of goods and samples in my bags that have batteries. Good luck taking my 8kg bag and putting it in the hold. No sympathy for the CSM who had a shoulder injury - it’s a job requirement to be able to lift bags up to 23kg (advertised as such and an interview question). If y...

  • Originally Posted by John Phelan Originally Posted by ryanpst From recent experience of being turned away (QF gold on AA ticket operated by Alaskan) - no you don’t get any lounge access. Also you should arrive to Seattle very early as your QF card won’t put you at the front of the s...