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  1. I

    I've been ripped off [Points stolen and used on Jetstar]

    I have a problem with Qantas FF points being used by someone else to purchase a Jetstar flight and upgrade it to business class. After many phone calls I have got exactly nowhere with both Qantas & Jetstar with both passing it back and forth, between them. How do I get my points returned to my...
  2. tinkybelle

    Qantas Business to First upgrade success

    Thought I would start a thread. Im plat and asked for an UG to F 6 mths ago 3 days out no upgrade.
  3. JennyMG

    Newbie at Business Lounges - advice pls

    My husband and I are travelling to Europe next year, first leg - Syd - Sing is SQ Bus Class. Does this mean I can use the Krisflyer Business Lounge at Sydney Airport before we leave Syd? And is that the only lounge we're allowed to use? (I'm seeing references to the Air NZ lounge). What time can...
  4. S

    Ek business class = gold status on flex fare- worth it?

    Saw this deal on emirates website Business class to gold tier Says: If you’re a Blue or Silver member, you can now upgrade to Gold simply by flying in Business Class to and from selected destinations on Flex or Flex plus fares, connecting through Dubai. Certain date and location...
  5. R

    Nan - IAD Business 3426

    Scored this business class flight April 2020 , bit of bouncing around the US on the way there but business/first all the way to Washington, booked with American Airlines, flying Fiji Airways. Coming back (hopefully) on Fiji's new A350-800 lie flat.
  6. W

    Luggage Allowance Qantas business class

    I was just looking at flights for my holidays in May next year. I was looking at the price of travel in J on QF. I'm in UK at the moment, so I don't know if that's making a difference, but it's showing 30kg luggage allowance when I make a dummy booking. Is that correct? I'm looking at...
  7. B

    Etihad or Singapore business to Germany?

    Hey guys, Need to book a work trip from Melbourne to Munich, and tossing up between flying Etihad or Singapore. I'm a Velocity member hence why sticking with these partner airlines. I don't usually fly business, so just looking for some advice. Price is not really a factor, only a few hundred...
  8. siri

    Cathay Business class from NY to HK with terrible food and menu

    Last month travelling from Sydney via round the world One world business class after london we took NY to HK via Cathay and this is 15/16 hr flight and looking forward to some rest after hectic daughters wedding at Tuscany and to our surprise, menu was terrible and Prawn order was not given...
  9. N


    Hi Everyone, So relieved to have found this amazing forum. Truly appreciate all who offer advice here. Ok so I have a family of 4 (2 adult, 1 x 10yo, 1 x infant). Looking to travel J class 2020 anytime between July-September for 3-4 weeks No worries about where we fly into in europe, I’ve...
  10. MikeG

    Amex FX International Payments rewards for Business Card holders

    I've been a Amex FX customer ever since I had my Business Gold Card with Amex (ie 3-4 years now), as I run an import business that normally transfers $200k-$500k a year overseas by various means. I was led to believe there was a reward for using this service, and I was yet to see any points...
  11. C

    First Time in Business, Seat Selection

    HI All So I have booked my flights with me, my wife and my (Will be) 3 year daughter to Japan. Anyway I was looking at selecting our seats, and I was unsure of what is the best layout for a familly to travel. Qantas have defaulted to all of us in the window, but I was wondering if we should...
  12. jukebox333

    Guest entry at PER QF Domestic Business Lounge

    I'm travelling QF Business from PER later this year, and was wondering what other's experience has been with bringing guests into the Dom PER Business Lounge? My son (17) is driving me to the airport (but not flying with me), and I'd like to spend as much time with him as possible - what are...
  13. T

    China Airlines Business Class (CL57) 23:25 23 July 2019 Taipei-Melb

    Since im on a roll ;), thought Id put up my recent trip report for my China Airlines Business Class Taipei to Melb Thanks to Mel_traveller's recommendation, I had never even heard of it Date: 23:25 Jul 2019, 23:25 Aircraft: A350-900 Details: Taipei-Melbourne Seat: 16D Note: Easily confused is...
  14. M

    Sri Lankan 40% off all business class flights (2 pax) excl LHR.

    Current sale via Sri Lankan's website, 40% off all business class return bookings except London. 2 pax must fly together. Book by 28 July. Travel 27 July 2019-15 July 2020. Blackout dates 5/12-15/1 This is a completely restricted fare. No changes permitted. No refunds permitted (subject, of...
  15. A

    Question Do linear dimensions matter for checked luggage when flying to Europe in business?

    I have a large suitcase just over 82cm and I know in terms of linear dimensions, it’s approx 170cm. I’ve booked a Singapore Air flight between Syd and Europe in business class and there are some linear restrictions mentioned as a footnote on my ticket but that only seems to apply to flights...
  16. L

    Business or First

    Hi Guys, I have quite a lot of KF points partly because initially i was told to just use them for First class flights as i will probably never be able to afford them via cash alone. But they seem quite rare and hard to find available seats on and i have just ended up not using the points and...
  17. D

    Cheaper to fly Business that Economy

    Have VA lost the plot? I was looking to book some flight down from CBR to MEL, and the 6.35pm flight in economy was coming in cheaper than business? On what planet would anyone book the $629 economy fare over the $449 business class fare?
  18. clod

    Platinum access to Business lounge post flight - Baggage storage?

    AFFers, I have a domestic work trip coming up and will be travelling in company with some colleagues. I understand that I can access the Business lounge post flight and guest two of them for a "meeting". We will all be travelling fairly heavy, so I was wondering what happens to our checked...
  19. L

    Changing a VA economy reward seat via business

    Hi All, I've got an economy reward seat booked next week mid afternoon but due to changing circumstances have to travel in the morning instead, naturally at late notice there are no economy reward seats available in the morning but plenty of Biz. Normally when changing an economy seat on VA...
  20. TomVexille

    Bombardier to sell Commercial Aircraft Business

    It was announced today that Bombardier is going to sell their regional jet business to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. No word if this...