Perth to get A380

Status
Not open for further replies.

JessicaTam

Enthusiast
Moderator
Joined
Jan 29, 2012
Messages
15,592
Points
1,985
Qantas
LT Gold
Virgin
Red
With the QF diversions recently, maybe EK thought QF were considering making scheduled stops and are getting in first! :)

Good to see, though.
 

dk4

Established Member
Joined
Mar 23, 2010
Messages
1,621
Solutions
1
Points
480
You can just make out where I think the A380 gate is, in the centre of the picture (just left of the control tower), between the old International section of T1, and the new Virgin domestic pier being built on the right.
PERT1extension_zps9891286f.jpg
 
Now with contactless delivery, shop online to get drinks delivered to your door or pick up in-store in 30 minutes. Lowest Liquor Price Guarantee. Biggest Range.

AFF Supporters can remove this and all advertisements

dk4

Established Member
Joined
Mar 23, 2010
Messages
1,621
Solutions
1
Points
480
Given the proximity of the EK lounge (if that is the new A380 gate), presumably EK will have direct from lounge boarding like they do in BNE?
 

Daver6

Senior Member
Joined
Dec 31, 2011
Messages
7,168
Solutions
8
Points
1,325
Qantas
Platinum
Virgin
Red
The AusBT article made mention of the current aircraft servicing Perth only having angled business class seats. Is that really the case?
 

roncritch

Member
Joined
May 16, 2013
Messages
311
Points
220
Emirates starts A 3809 service on 1 May

Emirates will commence long awaited A 380 service to Perth.

"Emirates' commitment underscores its faith in the growth of Perth as a global destination." the article says.

It's a pity on 2 fronts...I wish Qantas could have the same faith, and it is starting a month late for my trip to Dublin:(

https://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/25780428/emirates-brings-a380-to-wa/
 
Last edited:

danny09

Active Member
Joined
Sep 2, 2011
Messages
508
Points
5
Re: Emirates starts Perth A 380 service on 1 May

Am looking forward to booking this flight! One thing I can't wait to do is the A380 outa PER!
 

SQ421

Member
Joined
May 1, 2010
Messages
465
Points
225
Re: Emirates starts Perth A 380 service on 1 May

Totally agree

Well, I dare say Qantas operates more seats to its main hub form PER than EK does to its.

I mean, if that's the "game" we want to play.
 

ashleyn

Established Member
Joined
Jun 16, 2006
Messages
1,207
Points
415
I used to be the only person in Perth who had never been to Bali (by choice), now it seems I'm the only one never to have flown in an A380. And with 15 flights booked for 2015 and not an A380 in sight, I might never get on one.
 

Reggie

Established Member
Joined
Mar 20, 2006
Messages
1,642
Points
420
I used to be the only person in Perth who had never been to Bali (by choice), now it seems I'm the only one never to have flown in an A380. And with 15 flights booked for 2015 and not an A380 in sight, I might never get on one.

I also have never been to Bali. However I have flown the A380 many times.
 

jukebox333

Member
Joined
Jan 27, 2011
Messages
488
Points
230
I used to be the only person in Perth who had never been to Bali (by choice), now it seems I'm the only one never to have flown in an A380. And with 15 flights booked for 2015 and not an A380 in sight, I might never get on one.

It could be worse. Those 15 flights could be to Bali.
 

clazman

Established Member
Joined
Apr 20, 2014
Messages
1,807
Points
465
Never been to Bali...and until J seats are offered rather go else where .... never been on a A380 either ....
 

Princess Fiona

Enthusiast
Moderator
Joined
May 22, 2009
Messages
11,112
Solutions
1
Points
1,535
Qantas
Platinum 1
Just thinking out loud here but is PER a valid transit on SYD/MEL-LHR ?
Might be worth thinking about for Classic Awards if it is (I'm guessing its isn't though :( )
 

ketsuzei

Established Member
Joined
Oct 19, 2009
Messages
1,067
Points
475
Just thinking out loud here but is PER a valid transit on SYD/MEL-LHR ?
Might be worth thinking about for Classic Awards if it is (I'm guessing its isn't though :( )

It can be done via multi-city in any case.

Screenshot 2014-12-17 10.00.39.jpg

192,000 points + $641.68 in F.
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top