Expert Flyer is one of the most useful online tools for frequent flyers. The many Expert Flyer features can help to secure an upgrade, find award availability, pick the best seat on the plane, and much more! A lot of the information available on Expert Flyer, such as real-time flight availability, is not otherwise available to the general public. If you're a frequent flyer, … [Read more...]
Seat Selection is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. The seat you select can make - or break - your journey! To help identify the best seats on the plane, use one of the online tools we describe in our guide 10 Must-Have Online Tools for Frequent Flyers.
Fly Ahead is a fantastic benefit afforded to Gold and Platinum Velocity Frequent Flyer members. Eligible flyers and up to 3 guests on the same booking can change to an earlier Virgin Australia flight on the same day at no cost. Who can use Fly Ahead? Fly Ahead is available to Gold and Platinum Velocity members travelling on Virgin Australia domestic flights. Fly Ahead used … [Read more...]
The Australian Frequent Flyer forum is full of useful tips, tricks and travel-related advice! This week our members share the best advice that they have received on AFF. Numerous members have nominated the "Qantas T-80" trick as one of the most useful pieces of advice they've discovered on AFF. This trick allows anyone to pick the best seats when flying with Qantas. The … [Read more...]
Our members have discovered a way to book Economy and fly Business class for no extra cost on some Qantas 717 flights. Qantas' regional subsidiary QantasLink operates two different Boeing 717 configurations. Some aircraft have all-Economy seating, while others have a 12-seat Business class cabin. The two-class Qantas 717s featuring Business class are typically used on the … [Read more...]
Over the past few years, British Airways has been undertaking an intense cost-cutting drive. BA has already removed complimentary snacks and drinks from Economy on its short-haul flights within Europe. Now, the British flag carrier has revealed plans to reduce the legroom on its Airbus A320 fleet. British Airways will also remove the seat recline function from these … [Read more...]