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    qf47 delayed

    HI I had looked at that But earlier it said that the plane had departed at 9.08 actual as did QF flight status etc and I checked again a while later and it said it was en route on QF etc Anyway the latest is that there is a further delay ...
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    qf47 delayed

    hi am meeting friends off QF47 SYD - WLG today - Sun May 13th When I checked first thing it was on its way and going to arrive a little earlier Was just heading out to meet them and thought i'd double check and it now says that arrival time is 535pm this evening ... The plane was en route...
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    maximising miles on AONE4 ex NZ

    HI and thanks for that and it's for travel Nov 2011-Feb 2012 And sorry I knew about the US rule and had meant to put in MIA-ORD-LAX-ORD and replace HKG-MEL-WLG with HKG-AKL to keep to 16 sectors- I'll edit it now And yes it's a great frustration that no CX F to HKG and as you say no QF in due...
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    maximising miles on AONE4 ex NZ

    HI Just wondered if anyone had any suggestions for maximizing mileage and F experience on an AONE4 ex NZ - and I'm collecting miles on AAdvantage I need to visit London/Bermuda/Chicago - everything else is up for discussion! Travel dates are from early Nov to early Feb I could do CX F ex AKL...
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    best seats for couple in QF First on 747

    HI I'm leaning towards Row 3 - i like the thought of Row 2 as there is noone in front of you and you get a bit of a view even though not at a window but I think that the window seats are pretty close in that Row.Many thanks!
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    best seats for couple in QF First on 747

    There most certainly is an official First cabin SYD-HKG - this routing occurred due to an downgrade on our original routing which was MEL-HKG - an A330 has been substituted. Qantas offered to re-route us via SYD on QF127 in First and i have an e-ticket which they reissued a couple of days ago...
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    best seats for couple in QF First on 747

    Usually i'm alone and able to prebook a Row 1 seat for myself but am travelling with another SYD-HKG. Are the 2 centre seats Row 2 best option I wonder? They have noone in front - maybe the window seats are closer than in Row 3 and also the business of trying to access the overhead lockers at...
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    ETA required if in transit at SYD?

    HI and many thanks for that - v good to know - save myself the $20! Cheers!
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    ETA required if in transit at SYD?

    HI and thanks for that Is the evisitor a new option? I'm curious as in the past I've been informed that I need an ETA - at $20. Cheers
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    ETA required if in transit at SYD?

    I have UK passport and will be flying WLG-SYD-HKG on QF and have 4 hours between flights in SYD and plan to avail myself of the QF First Lounge. Do I need an ETA in order to do this - the OZ Immigration Site says you don't need one if you layover is less than 8 hours and you stay in the "transit...
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    Booking OW RTW ex NZ from Oz

    HI there You should also think about booking your RTW starting in Nadi Fiji - the base fares are approx 7,500 AUD in J/D and 9500 AUD in F The only product available is the mileage based Global Explorer which gives you 34,0000 miles I can let you know logistics of booking if you want - have...
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    first class cathay pacific - jfk-hkg 747 or 777?

    I am booking a Global Explorer First Class RTW trip and just wondered what anyone felt about the relative merits of the nonstop CX JFK-HKG on the 777 compared to the 747 via YVR? I have not been on the CX 777 with the new First Class Suite so any thoughts gratefully received. Also not been able...
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    spa treatments QF lounges

    HI ! Am flying First with Qantas and was wondering what the deal is with the Spa in the Lounge at Sydney ie can one pre-book a treatment and if so how?! Have not been able to find anything on the QF website. Thanks!
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    which frequent flyer programme?

    Hi! HELP??!! I am relocating to New Z later this year and will be doing travelling back to the UK several times a year - mainly on RTW Oneworld tickets in F or J. I need to realign my Frequent Flyer memberships. Which is the best scheme to sign up to? I plan to fly Cathay as much as possible...
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    best seats in qantas first?

    Hello to all. I have just joined this great site as I am relocating to New Zealand later this year. I will be travelling back to the UK at New Year on a first class rtw ticket and have not flown Qantas First before - will be on them from SYD to JFK. I was wondering which seat to try and secure...
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