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United enters the long haul endurance stakes for Australia-US flights

United enters the long haul endurance stakes for Australia-US flights

Ben Sandilands September 8, 2017 32 Comments

United's non-stops between Sydney and Houston may actually be about Air NZ's ambitions to do Auckland-New York City

Dallas does a light rail link to DFW for a mere $US 2.50

Dallas does a light rail link to DFW for a mere $US 2.50

Ben Sandilands August 19, 2014 12 Comments

The light rail link that opened between Dallas Fort Worth airport and downtown Dallas overnight mightn’t be all that useful to Qantas passengers flying to DFW to do business in the sprawling Texas city but check out the fare, just $US 2.50! It’s a stunning reminder that the funding and pricing of private public partnership […]

Passenger account of an epic failure by Qantas on the Dallas Fort Worth route

Ben Sandilands August 29, 2011 14 Comments

A passenger account of how yesterday’s Qantas service from Dallas Forth Worth to Sydney was delayed for almost 10 hours in a diversion to Nadi Airport in Fiji illustrates the abysmal passenger care standards and technical incompetence of the airline’s management, and helps explain why it is bleeding passengers to competing carriers. Dallas Fort Worth-Brisbane-Sydney […]