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    Emirates Award Availability in Business and First Reduced?

    Hi, I was having a search on different flights and couldn’t find any classic award flights out of ADL in either business or first on emirates to European destinations. Had a look out of Sydney and couldn’t find any either. Has there been a reduction in emirates awards as there used to be...
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    Arrival into LAX any Lounge Access for Same Day Domestic Flight?

    I have an Business class award flight coming up with VA in December from MEL-LAX. I will be buying a domestic business/first class ticket to continue onto Las Vegas. As domestic flights within the US don’t come with lounge access, unless trans con, would I be allowed access into the Delta...
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    SCTI not valid if you have credit card insurance?

    I was looking at getting a SCTI policy for an upcoming trip, however was concerned to see in their PDS the following- “If all or part of any valid claim is covered by another source, including any travel, sickness, accident, health, or income protection insurance policies, banks and/or credit...
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    Register on Qantas Website for an Additional 10,000 Points

    Just saw this on OzBargain- Register on Qantas Website for an Additional 10,000 Qantas Points When You Sign up for a Qantas Point Earning Card Looks good to combine with any credit card signups and spend before September 20th.
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    ANZ Frequent Flyer Platinum 65,000 Points, *No Minimum Spend*, $150 fee

    Frequent Flyer Platinum credit card | ANZ Just saw this offer. You only have to make 1 transaction to get the points. $150 fee essentially. Seems good to me. Same with the ANZ Black Card.
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    Activating Credit Card TI with Reward bookings

    Just to understand that must mean if you are booking 11 months out you are keeping the same Credit Card that you have met the spend conditions on to activate Travel Insurance for at least 11 months? Out of curiositry for Frequent Flyer bookings where you can't put the entire price of the...
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    Qantas Mall- Email Notifcation after Purchase?

    I haven't used the Qantas Mall for a while as I was using the Velocity mall for the past 4 months. I have finally gone back to Qantas's Mall and have made 3 purchases from Ebay a few days apart. In the past I used to get an email from Qantas acknowledging the purchase but I have not received...
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    Hawaiian Airlines Velocity Redeption Still Possible?

    Hi, Is it still possible to redeem Velocity points for Business Class travel on Hawaiian Airlines? You can no longer search to HNL on the Velocity website. If you can is there a way to find out how many points are required to fly from SYD-HNL in there new Lie Flat Business Class seats and...
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    Around The World Virgin Australia & Virgin Atlantic Business Class- $3999

    Looks like its available via Agents and expires in 3 days- Fantastic Around The World Virgin Australia & Virgin Atlantic Fares! - Points From The Pacific and for some ideas- Looks like the Agent in the Pointsfromthepacific blog is doing it cheaper at...
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    Etihad Selling Guest Miles (100,000) Per Year-

    Looks like Etihad is selling Etihad Guest Miles- Page unavailable - Etihad Guest redirects to Though it seems that hasn't encrypted the link/server yet so I would be wary buying or entering your details until they do. Some...
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    Etihad Removing A380 from Melbourne in October 2017-

    Etihad Is Discontinuing A380 Service To Melbourne - One Mile at a Time Sad news as I prefer to fly their Apartments product from Melbourne rather than Sydney. Wonder what happens to people with Award seats booked from MEL.
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    Singapore Airlines Velocity Redemption no Lounge Access?

    Hi, I am looking at booking a Singapore. Airlines Business Class flight using Velocity points since it is now many points less to book a redemption flight directly with Velocity since KrisFlyer increased the points to use that program. I can find Buisness class reward seat on the Virgin site...
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    Dubai Airport Hotel/Transit Questions for 28 hours-

    Need some advice and help. My Dad will be flying into Dubai from ATH in Y and arrives into Dubai at 9:30pm at night. His next flight from DXB-ADL in F doesn't leave until 2am, but not the following day but a day later (due to FF seat availability) ie. 28 1/2 hours later. He doesn't want to...
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    GA- SYD & MEL to AMS in J & F (Suites) -$4098 OW

    Was looking at trying the excellent Garuda First class Suites product out of CGK to AMS but can't make the dates work for when this fare is valid (End of March 2016) with work commitments. Even found a fare with a 23 transit in CGK. It was around $4092 AUD and can't be booked on the Garuda...
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    10 MR Points per $ for Hotel Bookings through Kaligo-

    Just thought I'd post this in its own thread so more people are aware. With HotelClub gone from earning 10 points per $ it is now possible to do the same with Here is a message from Kaligo- [/FONT][/I][/COLOR]Always double check pricing with,
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    LAX-SYD Clearing Customs/Immigration for Domestic Flight Enough Time?

    I have booked an award flight with Qantas next year from LAX-SYD in J and arrive at 8:30AM, the Qantas Website has given me a connecting flight to ADL in J at 10:35am. Is 2 hours enough time to clear customs/immigration (I'm assuming Ill be fast tracked?), collect luggage and checkin for the...
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    VA J Seat to be Delayed further due to not obtaining Certification yet?-

    VA New J Seat to be Delayed further due to not obtaining Certification yet?- Just saw this report on Crikey when searching for when the new seat will be rolled out. Looks like this is the cause of the delay. Virgin Australia’s business seat delay due to airbag design - Runway GirlRunway...
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    Singapore to change the A380 Suites in 2017-

    Singapore Airlines: new A380 first class suites, business class in 2017 - Australian Business Traveller I hope reading between the lines that Singapore doesn't do away with the closed door style Suite they currently have in favour of the 777-300ER open style first class seat. If anyone...
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    Interline Agreement for a QF Classic EK/CX Redemption & HKG Customs Time-

    Hi, I didn't know where to ask so I am asking here. I am going to be using my QF Points to make a Classic redemption. The combination the site is showing me for my one way business class redemption is this from BKK-ADL Emirates BKK-HKG 13:45 - 17:30 Cathay HKG-ADL 19:15 - 06:30 Now as...
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    Classic Award Booking Questions-

    Thanks in advance for the answers. I want to book a Multi-City flight a year out. 2 of the places I am going to must be booked together as one of them is not available on its own as a Classic Award. I want to fly a mixture of J & F with 2 different carries. My question is if one of the...