• +1. I haven't flown Emirates yet but if they will keep the A380 I'll switch my longhauls to Emirates. Am inclined to support Airbus now too as there are worrying hints about safety issues with Boeing. Worker sabotage in a Boeing plant potentially and apparently QR even specified their aircraft...

  • A380 is my favourite plane, ever.After 23 hours with one short break in an A380 I walk off the plane and can do a day's work fit and not tired.in Y the A380 still pretty close to that level of freshness. Even if quite a few airlines have put more seats in a row in Y than Airbus suggested.The pl...

  • yuck. did not know that.I suppose the remedy is just to buy and drink whole bottles? :-)

  • So a plane carrying bigwigs and media between the two capitals mysteriously doesn't need passengers to quarantine, but everyone else does ? Really ?

  • 777 is not that bad but 787 has better air and that makes a huge difference.I'm just thinking of the poor guys doing it in Y.

  • I'll be heading home to NZ when this dies down to see family. I'll still be doing 3 - not just 2 - weeks of quarantine voluntarily before I see anybody because I love them. I'd hate to pick something up on the journey to them and bring it to them. Better safe than sorry.

  • Always Always remember to "tap out" as well as tap in.Otherwise your journey looks uncompleted, and they ding you for the maximum fare for the day. Not cheap. Be especially careful in case of irrops make sure you never, ever walk through without tapping on your way out on a trip even though the...

  • I would quickly match your QR with a *A airline's program while you've still got it. Take a gander at statusmatcher dot com. you'll generally only be able to do this across alliances. so suggest as Q is Oneworld you look at which *A. Oz, Tk are popular and the rest I'll leave you to find out. ...

  • Originally Posted by patrickk Originally Posted by patrickk Originally Posted by andrewjason81 Originally Posted by patrickk I think IFE is a privilege not a right. I have had faulty ones from time to time; it goes with the territory. I am glad they gave you a $100 most would not. It's not a...

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    Apr 18, 2019, 03:04 AM

    Originally Posted by AJW Originally Posted by noelynoo2 I would get a day ticket on the Heathrow express (cheaper if booked in advance) and leave luggage @ Paddington (https://www.left-baggage.co.uk/en/locations). Have a mini-day trip in London! Why cart luggage on the train to Paddington when...