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Pardon my ignorance on this but if I change the...

Pardon my ignorance on this but if I change the address in my profile to the address of one of our US offices, will this work? How long do I need to keep the address a US address for?

It's always...
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Posted By bers

Pardon my ignorance on this but if I change the...

Pardon my ignorance on this but if I change the address in my profile to the address of one of our US offices, will this work? How long do I need to keep the address a US address for?

It's always...
Jul 23, 05, 8:09 am
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Posted By bers

Why on earth is this a great question to ask at a...

Why on earth is this a great question to ask at a meeting of shareholders?
Jul 23, 05, 7:57 am
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Posted By bers

The agent that helped me forever when booking a...

The agent that helped me forever when booking a first class award to Europe next year told me they randomise the time the get released each day but it is early in the morning (and thus no exact time...
Jul 3, 05, 4:50 am
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Posted By bers

Semi OT I know but... As another devotee of...

Semi OT I know but...

As another devotee of the try for K class 16 minutes before I've always wanted to know what happens if you do actually miss the flight and couldn't change it for whatever...
Jun 25, 05, 10:11 am
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Posted By bers

Well spotted bravoecho - sorry GibSpmuh! Serves...

Well spotted bravoecho - sorry GibSpmuh! Serves me right for posting late at night and for still struggling with this QF board lingo.
Jun 25, 05, 9:51 am
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Posted By bers

I'm not sure that all 4 digit numbers are CL...

I'm not sure that all 4 digit numbers are CL members as there's a Manager at our work who has a 4 digit number and she isn't CL.



You're probably right as I stumbled across an old QFF luggage...
Jun 25, 05, 9:49 am
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Posted By bers

I vaguely recall reading somewhere that Robert...

I vaguely recall reading somewhere that Robert Gottliebsen has #1. I know there are definitely members with single digit numbers.
Jun 22, 05, 8:56 am
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GibSpmuh, all members requalify for Silver at 300...

GibSpmuh, all members requalify for Silver at 300 SC

Last membership year I had 280 SCs with about 4 months to go and they requalified me for Silver. I called up and asked why and the person...
Jun 21, 05, 7:31 am
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Posted By bers

Pigs might fly... but don't forget the A380 will have room for them :)

Press reports suggested Kangaroo Route was 25% of SQ's profit so I bet they are deeply concerned about EK.

One other particularly interesting side note to this is SQ's 49% ownership of Virgin...
Jun 17, 05, 7:59 am
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Posted By bers

Pardon me if this has been explained elsewhere...

Pardon me if this has been explained elsewhere before but how do you know?

And why does Qantas make it hard for themselves IT wise by having two seat maps that have different exit rows, bulkhead...
Jun 13, 05, 8:33 pm
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Posted By bers

I got it and I'm in Australia. FWIW it...

I got it and I'm in Australia.

FWIW it worked with me. I was going to divert plenty of nights (4 nights per week till end of September) to Hyatt to take advantage of an Australia/NZ promo they've...
Jun 11, 05, 9:20 am
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Posted By bers

... sorry wrong thread ...

... sorry wrong thread ...
Jun 9, 05, 8:27 am
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Posted By bers

How easy is it to get a train to the airport down...

How easy is it to get a train to the airport down there (Albion Park/Illawarra Regional/Woollogong/Bruce - whatever you want to call it)? Strikes me as a nice way to get around the rather repetitive...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jan 29, 03, 9:58 pm
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Posted By bers

I think it's more to do with extending the lounge...

I think it's more to do with extending the lounge than upgrading it. Ansett certainly caused the lounge to be a lot more packed than it used to be. Even then, I've never seen it was I woudl call...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jan 29, 03, 8:14 am
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Posted By bers

We are getting an upgrade - didn't you notice all...

We are getting an upgrade - didn't you notice all the boarding up around the place and the sorry we are upgrading our facility for you stuff? I thought it was supposed to be done by December so was...
Forum: oneworld
Jul 10, 02, 8:19 pm
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Posted By bers

Assuming the LON-HKG-ADL journey does not involve...

Assuming the LON-HKG-ADL journey does not involve a stopover at HKG, the routing will be fine. That's why the second asia arrival/departure for flights without stopover Europe-SWP was invented. Any...
Jun 30, 02, 3:14 am
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Posted By bers

Apparently, that's what's going to happen (though...

Apparently, that's what's going to happen (though I was expecting an announcement by now - and admittedly a lot has changed in the last 12 months). My dad was told by a FA in J that QF was...
Forum: Trip Reports
Apr 7, 02, 11:44 am
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Posted By bers

Wow....wow.... ...

Wow....wow.... http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/starsmilie.gif

Techgirl, your trip reports are the Cathay Pacific of Trip Reports - pure class all the way! ...
Forum: oneworld
Mar 29, 02, 4:14 am
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Posted By bers

BA/QF do not dominate UK-AUS. SQ, CX, MH, TG and...

BA/QF do not dominate UK-AUS. SQ, CX, MH, TG and others are very large participants in the market. SQ derives 25% of its revenue from the "Kangaroo Route".

BA/Swiss would also be markedly...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 29, 02, 4:06 am
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Posted By bers

Alas QF Domestic Business Class may have degraded...

Alas QF Domestic Business Class may have degraded a bit. I did a MEL-PER and PER-MEL in business on one day a few weeks ago. They have killed linen on that leg as well - it's not just short CNS-SYD...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 29, 02, 12:28 am
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Posted By bers

Just wanted to add my personal thanks for my new...

Just wanted to add my personal thanks for my new favourite trip report.

You have set a new bar and it is much appreciated.
Mar 27, 02, 10:16 pm
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Posted By bers

I'll just add my 2c worth here. I did fork out...

I'll just add my 2c worth here. I did fork out the $3795 two years ago and regret it a tiny bit. If I had the choice all over again, I would fork out for a 2 or 5 year membership now and put the...
Mar 25, 02, 7:58 pm
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Posted By bers

So have points appeared?

So have points appeared?
Forum: Trip Reports
Dec 26, 01, 1:39 am
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Posted By bers

Thanks very much for a very detailed read - the...

Thanks very much for a very detailed read - the more detailed the better http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/smile.gif

I could never sleep in an airport like that.

Oh and QF's 4 planes would have...
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