Nov 06, 2020, 12:06 AM
For what it’s worth, “Rex” is an abbreviation...
Sep 23, 2020, 11:34 PM
Having played with the doors in EK First I have to agree that the novelty wears off and can’t see a need for them
Jul 15, 2020, 05:18 PM
Jul 15, 2020, 04:00 PM
Not everyone received a 12-month status extension from Qantas. My membership year ends 31 March and by 31 March 2020 I had already retained Platinum for that year so by normal program rules Plat status was granted to 31 March 2021. Qantas did not further extend it by 12 months - it remains at 31 ...
Jun 01, 2020, 04:19 PM
That would make sense but that's not how governments work - just look at any freeway that's had to be extended/expended
May 13, 2019, 04:52 PM
They also keep the weight down on the delivery flight so it can comfortably make it all the way. So fewer/ no pax or luggage
May 01, 2019, 03:27 PM
In addition to all the above, I'm guessing you purchased the cheapest economy fare which would presumably come with a bunch of restrictions on changes as well as change fees. The only person/company you could talk to is Amex Travel - the airlines paid them commission so they don't have to deal wi...
Feb 03, 2019, 02:12 PM
Originally Posted by madmat777 Still always love the idea of flying on the 747 and sad to see them go. Sitting in the back of F gave an amazing view during taxi and take-off. And sitting in the front of F you could heard the nose wheel skids bring the spinning wheels to a stop in the wheel well.
Dec 12, 2018, 03:52 PM
This is a tourist route primarily so the reliability issues of an older aircraft are arguably less important - might actually be a good fit for the ageing birds.
Aug 16, 2018, 12:34 PM
The Helsinki 'eye' (ie, the Ferris wheel) has one car that's a sauna so you can mix saunas and sightseeing :) Also, there is a sauna at HEL with access from the Finnair non-Schengen lounges.