24 Jan 2013

InFlight: QantasLink Dash 8 Canberra to Sydney

Route: Canberra to Sydney Flight: QF1468 Carrier: Qantas ( Operated by QantasLink / Eastern) Class: Economy Terminal: After arriving into Canberra airport at about 11:30 the night before it felt a little davaju arriving back this morning to check in for my flights to Seattle, the long way around. None

31 Oct 2012

InFlight: Canberra to Gold Coast – Virgin Business

Route: Canberra to Gold Coast (Coolangatta) Flight: DJ 1693 Carrier: Virgin Australia Class: Business Terminal: It was an extremely satisfying feeling walking into the terminal after a week of work knowing that the majority of the next three weeks I will be in the air or sightseeing around Canada and the

09 Jan 2012

Lounge Review: Qantas Business Lounge, Canberra

Location: All of the Qantas lounges are in the new section of Canberra Airport one level above the departures level. At the top of the escalators the Business lounge is straight ahead while the Qantas Club is to the right and the exclusive Chairmans Lounge to the right. The lounges

Air Force One side on
16 Nov 2011

Air Force One in Canberra

Ok so this post isn’t really travel related, but I couldn’t help myself today and went to Canberra Airport after work to get some photos of Airforce One and the entourage of other planes that have accompanied President Obama’s trip to Australia. Anyway here are a few of the photos

Qantas 737-400 (VH-TJK)
30 Jun 2011

InFlight: QF763 – Canberra to Melbourne (Business)

Route: Canberra – Melbourne Flight: QF763 Carrier: Qantas Class: Business (My First Domestic Business Class experience) Seat: 5F. As this was my first experience in Domestic Business Class, I think the review of the seat is probably going to be more generous than someone who flys at this end of

Dash 8-300 (VH-SCE)
09 Jun 2011

InFlight: QF2133 – Canberra to Melbourne

Route: Canberra to Melbourne Flight: QF2133 Carrier: Qantas Link (operated by Eastern). Class: Economy Seat: 3A. As there is only 1 class on the dash 8, all the seats are pretty much the same. Row 1 is the exception where seats F and E face backwards. The centre arm rest