It looks set to be a bumpy New Year at Jetstar as pilots begin a series of strikes this weekend. Negotiations between a union representing the majority of Jetstar’s 800 pilots and Jetstar management over a new pay deal have… Read More ›
I don’t really cover points and frequent flyer issues on this blog. I’m more orientated towards routes and who’s operating where. But Qantas has made an announcement this morning which is kind of interesting. Since 2018, Qantas has had a… Read More ›
Virgin Australia is ending its flights between Darwin and Alice Springs or, as they politely put it, “suspending” flights between Darwin and Alice Springs. Virgin Australia currently offers a weekday return service using Fokker 100 jets operated by Virgin Australia… Read More ›
China Eastern Airlines is adding additional flights between Shanghai and Melbourne four days a week over January / February 2020, bringing the number of weekly China Eastern services between the two cities to 18.
It’s possible to fly domestic sectors from both Sydney and Melbourne into the Gold Coast on a Jetstar Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. I snapped up a ride on one for just $45.