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    Load on QF 1030 BNE-BME?

    Will let all know if my Gold shadow works. When WP last year to BME on the same flt we had no one in 4B. WP shadow work well back then as was the several other flts taken with the "better half" while both in row 4. She is not a good flyer needs 4C to cope. I really don't want to be in 4B. I...
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    Load on QF 1030 BNE-BME?

    Many Thks for the info. Thought as I was now only QF gold my WP Shadow would be no more. Might be just lucky on this flt as your info shows it to be a light load to BME. Again Thankyou for the updates on the loads from EF.
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    Load on QF 1030 BNE-BME?

    My wife and I are flying BNE-BME on Aug. 19 direct flt QF 1030. I have dropped back to QF gold she is QF silver. Can any members that have better access than I tell me if we might be lucky enough to have a spare seat next to us? Looks to be light load but am not sure? Have 4 A and 4C on the...
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    September 12-14 2001 - when Ansett came crashing down

    :(So true about "sliding doors" !! My wife and I both worked for AN. She till the bitter end. I left in the late 90's even then the writting was on the wall. As all have said before great family to work with.My better half is now in a job for far more $ than I or even what she "might" have...
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    Now You're Flying Virgin Australia

    Can the A 330 "Cable Beach" ever visit BME? Hi all, I must be one of the few that like the new paint job for Virgin Australia. Having visited and stayed at Cable Beach the BME airport is vey small. Any chance of "Cable Beach" the Airbus A 330 to visit the place she was named after? Or...
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    After years of flying, always something new to laugh at

    For me a few years ago. One of my few few ftls on VB MKY-BNE. Family of 5 seated accross the 737 pass parts of a Bar-B-Q chicken accross the isle to feed the kids. Then wipe there hands on the seat !! Gross to do that. But did smell great and made me hungry.
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    Jet* [StarClass] Questions

    Sorry, was not thinking WP is nothing to JetStar. Hit head with hand, !:( Thks for the link.
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    Jet* [StarClass] Questions

    I have read with great interest this thread as my first * class trip is in June to KIX.Looking forward to it now with all this positive input. Just a quick question does any one know if there is a lounge in KIX for * class PAX? I am QF WP.
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    JQ MR (Mileage Run)

    Many Thanks for the link on the NAN MR. Haven't been to Fiji for 10 years. Need all SC I can find this year to keep WP.:)
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    JQ MR (Mileage Run)

    I believe it is all in Star Class A330. Dep 13/6 OOL-CNS JQ 23 0:8:20 Arv 10:45 CNS-KIX JQ 15 Dep 12:20 Arv 19:10 Dep 19/6 KIX-CNS JQ 16 at 16:20 Arv CNS +1 at 05:10 CNS-OOL JQ 24 Dep 07:00 ARV OOL 9:05 So connections are not too bad? Or have I missed something? It is a promo...
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    JQ MR (Mileage Run)

    JQ Star class is really PE. But a good little MR as it posts in J for status points. Need them this year to keep WP. Very little work related travel :(
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    JQ MR (Mileage Run)

    Hi all, I have booked a JQ star class OOL-CNS-KIX-CNS-OOL. As the JQ flts change on the CNS-KIX & KIX-CNS leg I should pick up about 360 status points for about $1,400.This is on a Mon Dep OOL and a Sun rtn from KIX in June. $3.90 per status credit is great ! Or have I got it wrong? Thks...
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    Las Vegas, Mid October

    We have stayed twice in the MGM Signature apartments. Spent 10 days in LAS there in May. Have a look on tripadvisor, it is No.2/3 of the best picks in town to stay. True a bit of a walk to the strip, but great as it has no casino on site. I find it heaven to come back to after a day in sin city...
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    Air NZ mulls 15% share of Virgin Blue

    Hello all, No VB is no more to blame than QF. However, Air NZ I do feel has some what "dirty hands" The reason why VB is on our "no fly" list was the sad behavior, of I must stress, only a few VB personal who took great delight at the dying body of AN, in 2001 out at BNE airport. They were...
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    Air NZ mulls 15% share of Virgin Blue

    Hello All, The pain that many of Ex AN, workers, crew, Res staff and the like had to "suck up" and take in Sept. 2001 due to the many factors that killed of AN is now history. The past is what makes us the people we are today. My wife and I both worked for AN. She till the bitter end. I feel...
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    What is your least favourite city in Australia?

    Well mine in order are - ADL- been there 7/8 times other than Glenelg and the hils - boring OLL - Enough said by others- dislike the Gold Coast ROK - Have to visit for work many times a year - good steaks-nothing else TSV - Magnetic Island-wonderfull-city poor CNS - Again as per others have...
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    The great hand luggage only challenge!!!

    Hi All, I did a DONE 4 in Nov. last year with only hand luggage. BNE-LAX-ORD-ATL-IAH-MIA-JFK-LAS-LHR-CDG//ORY-CIA//FCO-HKG-CTS-HKG-PER-BNE. Only ORY-CIA was on a non One World airline. Had no problems in D class with 15 Kg's, till Easy Jet ORY-CIA payed the extra 8 Euros at time of booking to...
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    Done 4 in Nov

    Many Thanks, To all that have posted. I will take the good advice and not waste the LHR-CDG and surface sectors. Last questions. In realation to price is a start/finsh in AKL a good/fair way to ticket my Done 4? Should I use the One World on line booking tool or book via the AA desk in...
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    Done 4 in Nov

    Hi All, Long time reader of this great site, seldom poster. I turn the big 50 in Nov and am planning a RTW Done 4 then. I was thinking of start/finish in AKL due to cost? But can move it if there are better alternatives? I am in BNE so positioning flts are not too expensive to AKL. I have run my...
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    Admirals Club/QC at T4 LAX

    Hi all, I was in the T4 AC last week for my flt LAX-BNE. The AC was only 50% full but as others have stated food was snapped up very quickly once it was taken out.Loads back to BNE in J were about 65%. About 8 spare seats on the upper deck for the taking. Missed out on row 16, but the flt was...
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