Matt discusses the pros & cons of fifth-freedom flights, Singapore Airlines round-the-world award tickets, a Virgin Australia Gold status shortcut, the latest frequent flyer news, and more.
- 0:48 – Fortnightly news round-up
- 5:07 – Discussion on fifth-freedom flights
- 18:32 – Virgin Australia Pilot Gold status shortcut
- 22:32 – Ask Matt: How to book a round-the-world award ticket with Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer miles
- 27:45 – Ask Matt: Crediting points and status credits to different airlines?
- Episode 3: AFF discussion thread – this is the place to discuss anything in this episode
- Got a question for Matt? Ask in our dedicated “Ask Matt” thread
- Wiki – A Complete, Updated List of Fifth-Freedom Routes
- “Fly Freedom and Get Gold” Offer
- Current Virgin Australia Discount Codes
Frequent Flyer Gazette articles referenced in the fortnightly news round-up: