First time in a few years struggling to hang onto Gold! Lost Plats last year.. I need 180SC before 8th June.. Looking for a status run that I can enjoy some Sun.. mebbe.. Fly out of Mel or Syd.. hmtown ABX. any help appreciated.. was thinking a Bus or Premeco Airnz Mel-Auk min 180...
Anyone have any detail on when the Air NZ status credits get credited? I flew 3 weeks ago. BTW Air NZ is absolutely fantastic, The lounges are really well set up and the in flight was grand. The CSM even came up to me and handed me a better headset and an express inbound Aus (Was flying...
Wanted to share with the group a little about the Albury fog situation.. Every Winter we have Fog and we live with it! Most people in the know book flights in the afternoon in and out to avoid the situation.
A little about my weekend, I retuned from Singapore flying SA in the 380 (Was Grand)...
Virgin maintain that the Status Credits are correct.. I still think they cannot be..
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So what do I do.. book ABX-SYD then book SYD-BNE separately to get the correct credits? Bloody Annoying :evil:
Delta are bloody horrible with baggage.. I paid cash at the check in every time for heavy bag. I actually had to bring up the Delta site on my iPad at one point to show this yank that VAustralia are actually a partner as they refused lounge entry!..
Am I missing something here?? A Taster Upgrade?? Where have I been! How to do! Want! Can this happen on the Etihad Bris-Sing leg! :lol:
found it.. mm must have overlooked this ..
Brisbane-Albury SC 10 VP 1,680
Melbourne-Brisbane SC 15 VP 743
Albury-Melbourne SC 10 VP 1,418
All Discount.. Anyone see issues with SC earning here? Obviously ABX-MEL is an issue but BNE-ABX? I thought it should be Zone 2.
Interesting that I flew Abx-Syd-Mel this week and looked at the statement tonight with 10SC?? this has to be an error right?? Should be 20SC.
I spoke to Velo in KL and explained my plight, was told that it was because it was the same ticket.. Confused..
BTW would have REXed it but...
Flying Syd-LAX I was first handed a Emerg seat.. I then went to the club (Malaysian) then as I went through the ticket checker to board my Ticket was upgraded to Prem Eco..
What can I say .. It was great :) This service was everything QF J is except the lay back seat!.
On the way back I...
Ok I spoke with the V guest centre in Brissy.. (Flying out Friday 10th Sep) They seem like they are really under the pump.. I actually dialled the number on my Gold card and went to Velocity in Manilla and they told me to ring the 131??? number and make sure I press "Business Seats"...
Thanks for the reply
I am Velocity Gold .. I will let you know how I go .. Also do you have the site details to find out about aircraft loads? Does V Australia make this detail public through Amadeus???
Going on a Syd>LAX>IAD>LAX>Syd with V Australia (IAD>Delta) . I am interested to understand how V Australia look after Golds?
In Qantas in Eco with Gold/Plat I was at least in a Exit/Greeted by CSM?? and scored the odd Upgrade (Very Bloody rare with No Points) .
Anyway keen to get...
I see bags....
Bags are usually inside rolling cargo containers.
how did they get out, I note that some of those containers are pretty flimsy with a vinyl side curtain but also have seen them in bomb tests designed to contain an explosion.
anyway good thing it was'nt on the usa run as at...