Have you ever wondered how you would you react in a mid-air emergency? Would you remain calm? Fortunately, most people will never find out the answer to this question. But as it happens, AFF member panpan was a passenger on board a recent Qantas flight that had to divert after a loss of cabin pressure. Qantas flight QF706 departed Adelaide before dawn at 6.15am on the … [Read more...]
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When travelling overseas, travel insurance is essential as you never know what might happen. Even just a small accident could leave you with a hospital bill running well into the thousands of dollars! That’s why travel insurance is an affordable and worthwhile investment. The good news is that many reputable travel insurance providers offer promo codes. You can use these to … [Read more...]
Ever felt uncomfortably hot (or cold) when flying? You're not alone. It seems that aircraft cabin temperatures are a sticking point for many flyers, and are something that very few airlines get consistently right. Many AFF members find that aircraft cabin temperatures, generally, are too hot. While it varies across airlines and aircraft types, it also seems that some … [Read more...]
Most of us wish that we could travel more. But for some very frequent flyers, flying has become nothing more than a chore - and planes nothing more than buses with wings. This week, one of AFF's most frequent flyers has decided they've had enough of flying and cannot stand the thought of another long-haul flight. On average, juddles has spent more than two hours per day in … [Read more...]
Many people have life insurance and a will, as this makes things easier for loved ones in case they pass away. But few have a contingency plan in place for their frequent flyer points. When a loved one dies, frequent flyer points are probably the last thing on your mind. But those points can be valuable, and if you don't do anything, they may be forfeited. So it's worth … [Read more...]