• As recent as a couple of years ago, i had the experience of flight delays due to fog at CBR during winter mostly affecting props not jets despite ILS capabilities probably because the runways does not have cat III b capabilitiesStrange that no one mentioned the fog so far, has things changed that...

  • @DiscountEnconomyPlebIn Australia we have people who doesn’t want any COVID vaccine, those who want to pick and choose or wait for others to have the vaccine, and those who can’t get any vaccine now even if they want it on top of those who had or going to have the vaccine regardless o...

  • Countries on the red list is shorter than most people think (although not as short as the green list). Possibly contentious putting Qatar and UAE on red list and keeping them there.Without doubt it undermined certain competing airlines who transit at their hubs in these countries and their effort...

  • Not sure who says what but basically QF included or offers complimentary WIFI in their service.What VA is trying to do is decide if it’s going to be same for their service.No one expects the airlines get their WIFI service for free, there is always costs beyond just owning the equipment to ...

  • Was Qatar prepared to be a major intercontinental airline without an A380 flagship in 2014 when the first A380 was delivered in 2007?It's easy to have 20/20 vision in retrospect and certainly the massive shift in fare cost (including competition from LCCs) and fuel prices changed the profitabilit...

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  • Annual Travel Insurance

    Jun 13, 2021, 04:22 PM

    Not that I am encouraging people to travel without medical insurance in NZ, but NZ's no fault ACC scheme covers *most* healthcare costs from an accident in NZ regardless of whether the person injured have health insurance (private or via reciprocal government arrangement or not).The key here is ...

  • Perth to London

    Jun 13, 2021, 09:52 AM

    To answer the OP’s question it is “safe” to assume that if you want to travel PER to UK even via a green zone stopover like SIN at the time of booking, the situation is fluid all the time and WA, Singapore or UK, can have a spike at the time of actual travel so there is really n...

  • Anyone knows if four seasons Sydney or rendezvous Sydney are quarantine hotel at the moment?

  • Just for a Laugh: Qantas

    May 30, 2021, 03:22 PM

    @tommygunYou know, if the connecting flights did work, then it would have been helluva status run for a (probably) cheaper direct flight. Could have been a worthwhile trip if you had the time and in pre COVID-19 times (now a lifetime ago), and then their is the double status offer...

  • @andyfI thought so. Thanks for the reply.

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