Fiji Airways calls it quits on Adelaide-Nadi flights

Fiji AirwaysDate Posted: 20/06/2019 After two years of servicing Adelaide Airport with regular scheduled services to tropical paradise, Fiji Airways has just pulled the plug on flights to and from Adelaide to Nadi. The national airline of Fiji, Fiji Airways, was a much-welcomed addition to the Adelaide Airport scene as well as providing customers with greater convenience and connections for those travelling not just to … Continue reading Fiji Airways calls it quits on Adelaide-Nadi flights

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: 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

Virgin Australia’s now connecting Newcastle and Auckland with direct flights to commence in late-November

Virgin Australia NewsDate Posted: 30/07/2018 For the first time in sixteen years, travellers will be able to fly directly between Newcastle and Auckland. Opening up an immense tourism boost to both Newcastle and Auckland. This is a first for Virgin Australia and also the first international flight from the newly upgraded Newcastle Airport Terminal. The new service will be a thrice-weekly service during the peak … Continue reading Virgin Australia’s now connecting Newcastle and Auckland with direct flights to commence in late-November

Virgin Australia announces direct flights between Hobart and Perth…. Will it be as popular as they are suggesting?

Virgin Australia NewsDate Posted: 28/07/2018 When you think of new routes you don’t always associate that with Virgin Australia, with the announcement of a new route commencing between Hobart and Perth from the 17 September 2018. Virgin Australia is the only airline in Australia to offer this route, leading to many wondering if it is going to be a popular route. Virgin Australia will operate … Continue reading Virgin Australia announces direct flights between Hobart and Perth…. Will it be as popular as they are suggesting?

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