Apr 04, 2020, 09:54 AM
What ls the rumour - they are restricting SQ redemptions and making it harder to use miles through vouchers etc.In the current environment where they have also publicly asked government for help (that ain't the first card you play) it's clear they have a funding issues and they are facing an exte...
Apr 04, 2020, 12:54 AM
It's a sign of the trouble they are in...hard to see them surviving...the fact they ran to government meant they were not going to get any equity...now this... hope they survive, but they need to press a serious reset button
Apr 03, 2020, 05:07 PM
VA now reported (by ET) to reduce amount of gift voucher redemptions to a max of one per day....this is not a good sign
Apr 02, 2020, 06:54 PM
Hopefully they return with a 787 service to Sydney via Perth
Apr 02, 2020, 06:51 PM
Things must be really bad...
Jan 19, 2019, 03:21 PM
I just did PERTH - Singapore (Qantas); Singapore - Tokyo (QF code share; JAL metal); Tokyo - Brisbane (Qantas). I normally do SQ but they were waitlisted on most options.I was carrying my standard hand luggage and flying business. I have been platinum for 15 yrs. All good so far.At the gate at Br...
Jan 10, 2019, 01:24 AM
Originally Posted by tommygun It looks like I'll be in the minority here, but it seems to me FF points are a currency. One that Qantas, and others, set the exchange rate at their discretion. The points have been earned by loyalty sure, but they have still been earned not given away. So why shoul...
Dec 31, 2018, 01:50 AM
Sorry it’s a zero sum game there are more people with on average fewer points and the same aggregate points. SCs play key role in your priority for bookings and FF points can be used at the Qantas store to buy everyday appliances. They are not limited to just flights.You can buy them off Qa...
Dec 30, 2018, 05:01 PM
Sorry but what is the fundamental problem with this. You have earned he points so why shouldn’t you have he right to use / transfer as you see fit. Qantas happily sells points to banks etc - this is all about protecting Qantas as being the sole source of points available (outside of flying...
Oct 10, 2018, 02:29 AM
I witnessed a celebrity (her name shall remain anonymous) next to me in first on LAX-Sydney...she flew first and her nanny and infant in business...that could work too!