• I must disagree. A large group of us had to recently all our flights to UK and Europe. Those that were flying with Qatar had the easiest, no-hassle and most satisfying experience of receiving either a voucher or a full refund. After this, all of us agree that we will definitely fly with Qatar aga...

  • Hard to avoid the 777 when it's flown by many long-distance airlines. That said, much prefer the 380 and the newer, quieter aircraft. The Cathay herringbone seat layout is fantastic, Qatar layout is close. Don't like the Air New Zealand J seats in their 787s. Qantas new J class is good.

  • Not interested in any J design that includes a middle seat. The current Emirates version is terrible. How the heck do you get out of it when it's made up as a bed? Slide down to the end? No thanks - there will be plenty of other airlines flying into Aust. that don't do this.

  • Darn, I'll also miss the lounge and the quiet and smooth ride on the long trips. Still thought I could hear the 380 thundering out of Perth every night - didn't realise they had changed.

  • Qatar have been fantastic in the way that they have agreed to refund cancelled flights, even to the point of providing a 10% bonus for those willing to accept a Travel Voucher. AND the voucher is NOT back-dated to the date of booking, only to the date of Voucher issue. Well done Qatar, and anothe...