REVIEW: A special Qantas charter flight to Longreach, all in the name of helping out our farmers.

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF1360/QF1361), Sydney (SYD) to Longreach (LRE)Date Flown 20/10/2018. On 20 October 2018, Qantas operated a special fundraising flight to Longreach in Outback Queensland. This flight was put on to help out our battling Aussie farmers who are suffering from the effects of the severe drought throughout regional parts of Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland.[READ MORE] All aboard a special charity flight … Continue reading REVIEW: A special Qantas charter flight to Longreach, all in the name of helping out our farmers.

A trip where all your plans go out the window

My ExperiencesDate Posted: 16/09/2018 Flying across Australia from Perth to Melbourne on board the Qantas Dreamliner in Business Class, was quite literally the calm before the storm. Unknown to me as I stepped onto that aircraft and embarked on my journey across to the east coast was that Sydney was bracing for severe weather that evening. As I disembarked my flight once I arrived at … Continue reading A trip where all your plans go out the window

REVIEW: QF2422, Newcastle to Brisbane (Dash 8 Q400)

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF2422), Newcastle (NTL) to Brisbane (BNE).Date Flown: 13/08/2018 Qantas currently operates daily flights out of Newcastle Airport, travelling between Newcastle and Brisbane. Qantas share these flights with their low cost carrier, Jetstar. Jetstar operates a more frequent schedule out of Newcastle, offering passengers a choice of 21 flights each week, with Qantas only operating 11 flights each week. Both Qantas Group … Continue reading REVIEW: QF2422, Newcastle to Brisbane (Dash 8 Q400)

REVIEW: QF2142/QF2143 Adelaide to Kingscote (Return)

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF2142/QF2143), Adelaide (ADL) to Kingscote (KGC) ReturnDate Flown: 04/08/2018 Qantas has restarted flights between Adelaide and Kingscote, commencing back in December 2017, utilizing the airline’s fleet of De Havilland Dash 8 Q300 aircraft, the mid-sized regional jet in the airline’s fleet. The flights depart each week on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from Adelaide Airport, around mid-morning and arrive into Kingscote Airport … Continue reading REVIEW: QF2142/QF2143 Adelaide to Kingscote (Return)

REVIEW: QF627, Brisbane to Melbourne (Qantas Dreamliner – Premium Economy)

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF627), Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL)Date Flown: 23/07/2017 The Qantas Dreamliner has been treating passengers on domestic services between Brisbane and Melbourne, with multiple daily flights operating between these two airports daily. This isn’t a permanent fixture on the Qantas timetable unfortunately, with the Qantas Dreamliner being pulled off this route on the 31 of August 2018. The following day a … Continue reading REVIEW: QF627, Brisbane to Melbourne (Qantas Dreamliner – Premium Economy)

REVIEW: QF660, Adelaide to Brisbane

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF660), Adelaide (ADL) to Brisbane (BNE)Date Flown: 22/07/2018 Qantas operate daily flights between Adelaide and Brisbane, with there being only three departing flights out of Adelaide on the day of my departure. Two of these flights utilise the Boeing 737-800 aircraft, with the mid-day flight relying on the smaller Boeing 717, operated by QantasLink. Both of these aircraft are great to … Continue reading REVIEW: QF660, Adelaide to Brisbane

REVIEW: QF750, Adelaide to Sydney

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF750), Adelaide (ADL) to Sydney (SYD)Date Flown: 22/06/2018 Qantas operates multiple daily flights between Adelaide and Sydney throughout the day, with there being 10 daily flights departing Adelaide to Sydney on Qantas the day that I travelled. All but one of these flights utilise the Boeing 737-800 aircraft. With the mid-day flight relying on the smaller Boeing 717. Both of these … Continue reading REVIEW: QF750, Adelaide to Sydney

EK406, Melbourne to Auckland

Flight Review, Emirates (EK406/QF8762), Melbourne (MEL) to Auckland (AKL) Date Flown: 12/03/2018 Emirates operate daily flights from Melbourne to Auckland as part of their Dubai-Melbourne-Auckland service. All flights are operated by their flagship A380-800 aircraft. EK406 is operated by Emirates, but it can also be booked as a codeshare service with Qantas, with a QF Flight number (QF8762). Emirates has two different seating configurations on … Continue reading EK406, Melbourne to Auckland

REVIEW: QF692, Adelaide to Melbourne

Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF692), Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL) Date Flown: 11/03/2018 Qantas operates Adelaide to Melbourne flights daily, flights depart throughout the day often as early as 6am (luckily my flight was later in the day). The current timetable (effective 18/3/18) shows that each week there are around 64 flights that fly on this route. All of this flights are operated by a … Continue reading REVIEW: QF692, Adelaide to Melbourne