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 01, 2020, 03:24 PM
Oops, David, a typo - *separate
Apr 22, 2020, 04:00 PM
Then where does the Oz domestic fleet sleep each night? I should have clarified that I was only referring to the domestic fleet in my original post.
Apr 22, 2020, 03:43 PM
Given how few flights run at night domestically in Australia, there must be significant capacity for 'storage' at the domestic terminals today.
Mar 30, 2020, 11:56 PM
Probably to address the demand for travel to these cities.
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.