• Roll on 787 for JNB

  • I was in a MAS A350-900 Sunday and Thursday this week SYD - KUL - SYD, in normal business 7A and 8A. I liked the seats which for me had, for once, had adequate storage for my bits and pieces. The business suites, same seats ??, in just a single row looked claustrophobic. I enjoy MAS, not perfect ...

  • I never flew on Concorde, but sat behind one awaiting take off from LHR one Saturday morning in the 1980s. The noise as the Bristol Olympus engines spooled up was staggering, reminded me as an ATC cadet at a Biggin Hill Air display when a Avro Vulcan flew over low and slow, cleaned up, stood on i...

  • This sounds quite wonderful, but CDG, not exactly the best airport in the world. Talking of replacing the B747s which we all lived on for years, how will QF manage SYD - JNB, does ETOPS now allow this journey.

  • NZ to axe departure cards

    Aug 27, 2018, 03:32 PM

    Isn't this Back to the Future. I recall in the 70s when I first came here you did not need a passport to Aus - NZ flights