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Sep 24, 20, 9:45 pm
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Posted By Richard Bell

UPDATE ... I just got the half-expected email...

UPDATE ... I just got the half-expected email from QR, telling me that my flights out of CNX (mid-Nov) and returning (early-Dec) are cancelled.

And the new Thai Special-Tourist-Visa, details yet...
Sep 20, 20, 6:52 am
Replies: 612
Views: 107,127
Posted By Richard Bell

I meant, how can a 100%-owned subsidiary be able...

I meant, how can a 100%-owned subsidiary be able to operate, when the parent-company is in the bankruptcy-court, with no plan or permission to restart operations ? How can they pay their bills, or...
Sep 19, 20, 1:58 am
Replies: 612
Views: 107,127
Posted By Richard Bell

Ditto two connecting-flights BKK-CNX (December)...

Ditto two connecting-flights BKK-CNX (December) and CNX-BKK(March) were cancelled two days ago, and have now disappeared off my reservation, going by the last times they did the same thing to me, the...
Sep 6, 20, 10:02 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 2,598
Posted By Richard Bell

The authorities announce daily, how many new...

The authorities announce daily, how many new cases they have found in quarantining-returnees, those people who have managed to get back despite the severe-barriers to entry.

They seem to regard...
Sep 6, 20, 6:27 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,535
Posted By Richard Bell

QR has also been flying a LOT of cargo, since the...

QR has also been flying a LOT of cargo, since the start of the blockade, bringing food into DOH.

I've been on half-full B773-flights ex-BKK, where we departed slightly-late, due to being...
Sep 6, 20, 6:22 am
Replies: 25
Views: 2,598
Posted By Richard Bell

I'm currently booked out of CNX to LHR, on the...

I'm currently booked out of CNX to LHR, on the first flight of the winter-season, and am watching the tentative moves by the Thai-government to find a scheme to restart travel, but would have to...
Dec 13, 19, 8:05 pm
Replies: 1,030
Views: 222,676
Posted By Richard Bell

I recently flew two sectors UK-Thailand in...

I recently flew two sectors UK-Thailand in Economy, burning the last of my Qmiles, and both main-meals had butter available on-request with the bread-roll, rather than included on the meal-tray. Also...
Sep 20, 19, 3:05 am
Replies: 17
Views: 4,786
Posted By Richard Bell

I acknowledge what you say about the airline...

I acknowledge what you say about the airline being an important marketing-asset to a relativelysmall Middle-Eastern state. If the state/owner considers it important to support the growing losses,...
Sep 18, 19, 7:39 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 4,786
Posted By Richard Bell

Expect continuing disappointing-Sales, offers...

Expect continuing disappointing-Sales, offers with 'double' lower-Value Qmiles as though they mean anything, and a high level of last-minute aircraft-swaping to match capacity more-closely to demand....
Sep 10, 19, 8:56 pm
Replies: 1,126
Views: 352,627
Posted By Richard Bell

I find it hard to understand QR's apparent...

I find it hard to understand QR's apparent slight-obsession with ex-Stockholm, if the route is not profitable then they should explore switching to different frequency or slightly-smaller aircraft,...
Sep 9, 19, 12:11 am
Replies: 1,126
Views: 352,627
Posted By Richard Bell

Same difficulty trying to register from Thailand,...

Same difficulty trying to register from Thailand, I'm getting a message " We are experiencing technical issues at the moment. Please try again later. "

But some trial-prices for...
Sep 4, 19, 2:50 am
Replies: 11
Views: 998
Posted By Richard Bell

And yet from the QR-website ... " In addition to...

And yet from the QR-website ... " In addition to your hand baggage allowance, you can also carry personal items such as one lady’s handbag or one small briefcase; one coat, cape or blanket; one...
Sep 3, 19, 6:25 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 998
Posted By Richard Bell

IME a small backpack or laptop-bag is accepted,...

IME a small backpack or laptop-bag is accepted, as your personal-item, along with a pull-along (max 7kgs), as the main cabin-bag. I fly Economy, but with QRPC-status.

But others may have...
Aug 28, 19, 8:24 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,173
Posted By Richard Bell

Congratulations, I've only scored the one...

Congratulations, I've only scored the one free-upgrade, the next flight after hitting QR-Silver.

It certainly shows you another level of lifestyle !

Nothing yet, after upgrading from QR-Silver...
Aug 20, 19, 7:15 am
Replies: 24
Views: 2,816
Posted By Richard Bell

Thanks, I must be out-of-date. I remember...

Thanks, I must be out-of-date.

I remember how D/F-sales used to be energetically pushed, on our UK-charter flights, back in the old days. It was a real source of profit in the late-80s, and extra...
Aug 20, 19, 2:24 am
Replies: 24
Views: 2,816
Posted By Richard Bell

I've always seen in-flight duty-free every...

I've always seen in-flight duty-free every flight, but they don't push it, is all.
Aug 14, 19, 9:12 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,425
Posted By Richard Bell

"Thank-you for choosing to fly with us, which...

"Thank-you for choosing to fly with us, which we'd like to reward,by NOT devaluing your Qmiles by 50% with NO warning" ?

"Thank-you for continuing to fly with us despite the blockade, we're now...
Aug 14, 19, 4:11 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,425
Posted By Richard Bell

Now if only there were some way, given their...

Now if only there were some way, given their ability to deliver superior service, to get some of the cabin-crew drafted across to run QRPC !
Aug 1, 19, 7:35 pm
Replies: 313
Views: 62,274
Posted By Richard Bell

I think QR usually feel that most new routes,...

I think QR usually feel that most new routes, like Cardiff, need to be able to support a daily wide-bodied aircraft, within a year-or-so of launch.

However in reality some routes can only deliver...
Jul 9, 19, 3:43 am
Replies: 160
Views: 29,577
Posted By Richard Bell

Yay, Finally received my Gold-card on 9th July,...

Yay,
Finally received my Gold-card on 9th July, posted 19th June from Doha, with a letter from QRPC dated 3rd June ... perhaps their office is a long way from the local Post-Office ?

Oh, and...
May 31, 19, 6:16 pm
Replies: 160
Views: 29,577
Posted By Richard Bell

Or perhaps allow QRPC/frequent-flyer status...

Or perhaps allow QRPC/frequent-flyer status similarly to extend past the nominal expiry-date, in the hope that this remains some incentive to book/travel again with QR, which would thus give them a...
May 27, 19, 4:56 am
Replies: 1,030
Views: 222,676
Posted By Richard Bell

Very well said ! Since that infamous day,...

Very well said !

Since that infamous day, when they showed their loyal customers what they really thought of us, I've only purchased tickets where the price was exceptionally-low, so not very much...
May 21, 19, 8:05 pm
Replies: 160
Views: 29,577
Posted By Richard Bell

Nope, now almost 8-months since I qualified, and...

Nope, now almost 8-months since I qualified, and two months since they promised a 4-week maximum.

So disappointing, why bother making a promise, if QRPC have no intention/ability of ever keeping...
Apr 1, 19, 5:17 am
Replies: 160
Views: 29,577
Posted By Richard Bell

There are lies, damn lies, and statistics...

There are lies, damn lies, and statistics 'enhancements' ! :D

But never any (costs nothing) apologies for poor service, perhaps they find it hard to admit to ? But how can you fix a problem, if...
Mar 31, 19, 7:21 pm
Replies: 160
Views: 29,577
Posted By Richard Bell

I emailed QRPC on the 6-month-anniversary of my...

I emailed QRPC on the 6-month-anniversary of my having earned it, to ask when (if ever) I might expect to see my missing Gold-card pack, their (unapologetic) reply says "We have processed your...
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