Apr 28, 2021, 02:33 PM
Thanks for the comprehensive review David. Hope either the 330 or 787 will still be flying these routes early next year.
Mar 16, 2021, 03:06 PM
Based in PER so avoid flying in 737s as much as possible. Horrible aircraft for long flights.
Feb 24, 2021, 12:18 PM
Having regularly upgraded transcontinental red e-deals to J, I have found this is a great use of points. And now with the increased use of credit cards, it’s been possible to again accumulate sufficient points for another J RTW. However, I’ve been unable to convince others to stop was...
Feb 08, 2021, 03:20 PM
I believe that “privacy” doesn’t exist very much as many organisations are now permitted to share my details. And I’m quite happy to have targeted marketing as a result of this information sharing. So I’m quite happy for a Travel pass to be added to any App that make...
Jan 04, 2021, 03:27 PM
Have already re-booked a missed series of vacations from last year to September this year, but then I'm the eternal optimist. Also the EU, having generated reams of rules and regulations for EU travel companies, kindly allowed them to ignore all these rules and regs, so need to return to Europe t...
Apr 23, 2019, 02:55 PM
Meant to add that sleeping tablets seem to reset the body clock a lot faster.
Apr 23, 2019, 02:53 PM
Believe depends on flight class. When flying for work long distances in economy, used to take prescription sleeping tablets so that I could be effective the next day, but there were noticeable side effects. Now that I'm travelling in Business for leisure, one or two Restavits do the trick.
Jan 07, 2019, 04:14 PM
Also recommend phoning Qantas at exactly the time, or slightly before, the seats are released, as popular routes seats are snapped up very quickly, sometimes within the first few minutes of their release.
Aug 18, 2017, 02:14 PM
Hmm - according to the April SMH article, with a revised range of 9700 nm, it looks like the ULR could make SYD-LHR in a single hop. Interesting.
Aug 18, 2017, 02:09 PM
I believe that's a key question - can the ULR version fly direct SYD-LHR?