As the peak Christmas travel season approaches, some travellers are in for something of a shock. For those trying to avoid those extra baggage charges by smuggling the kitchen sink on board, the time is up. Not only are the airlines taking a more serious approach to policing carry on luggage, some are even changing what they allow. New limits for business class carry on from … [Read more...]
Jetstar is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. As part of the Qantas group, you can travel on Jetstar using Qantas points.
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This week Jetstar’s ”unaccompanied minor policy” has come under fire by our members. Jetstar has a policy that children who are not yet attending secondary school are regarded as unable to travel independently. Two 14 year old girls were denied boarding as they did not have adequate proof that they were in attendance at secondary school. The Jetstar Policy specifically states … [Read more...]
It sounds like a mission statement for a team starting a new business. Why will people buy our services? But it’s not a team of business owners asking the question. It’s one of our members and the topic is Jetstar. Unless the reason is for timing, scheduling or connections, why fly Jetster? I have done a few dummy bookings with J*, and the price is always more than a QF flight … [Read more...]
Last week we looked at changes and cancellations and their effect on your frequent flyer program, but what happens when an airline offers a change from a full service carrier to a low cost one Hi everyone, a family member was booked on QF 77/78 in late July. The route was recently axed by Qantas, so we were expecting something to change - change just came through today and she … [Read more...]
Qantas’ low-cost sibling “Jetstar” suffers from a serious case of “second-child syndrome”. Jetstar is expected to perform at the same level as Qantas. It is compared to Qantas in matters of service, quality and punctuality. It is even expected to compete with its much more mature sibling. One member this opines that Jetstar should have never been born at all and they can see no … [Read more...]