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16th Jun 2019, 09:15
Replies: 1,087
Views: 505,012
Posted By 777Nine

And thanks to clever accounting, we will never...

And thanks to clever accounting, we will never really know.

My two cents: You can only lower the operating cost to a certain point, and excluding the external factors of which you have no control...
13th Jun 2019, 01:29
Replies: 159
Views: 31,853
Posted By 777Nine

I'm sure that going back through history,...

I'm sure that going back through history, everyone laughed when they said 'one day we will have these flying metal tubes taking us from one country to another'.

I'm all for the advancement of...
9th Jun 2019, 11:43
Replies: 53
Views: 21,587
Posted By 777Nine

Spot on. This place is the nanny state through...

Spot on. This place is the nanny state through and through and is caught up in its own little bubble. Great country to live in, but they certainly know how to suck the fun out of life.
18th May 2019, 09:14
Replies: 58
Views: 47,917
Posted By 777Nine

Maybe I am oversimplifying this, but how is it...

Maybe I am oversimplifying this, but how is it possible that in the domestic market in which Virgin essentially has one main competitor, (The Qantas group that includes Jetstar), how can you not...
11th Apr 2019, 02:39
Replies: 57
Views: 55,278
Posted By 777Nine

Most people with egos don't like when you don't...

Most people with egos don't like when you don't agree with them.
27th Mar 2019, 07:20
Replies: 6
Views: 6,207
Posted By 777Nine

News.com.au...I can't believe that people read...

News.com.au...I can't believe that people read that crap for 'news'.
14th Mar 2019, 13:28
Replies: 63
Views: 15,332
Posted By 777Nine

Australia is fast becoming a mediocre country....

Australia is fast becoming a mediocre country. There is no logic to anything and people in charge making the laws and what not constantly take us futther backwards. Australia unfortunately is a...
13th Mar 2019, 02:02
Replies: 60
Views: 30,494
Posted By 777Nine

Couldn't agree more. At the moment everything is...

Couldn't agree more. At the moment everything is just speculation and we have no reports to base any conclusion, so I am on the fence with this one. The saddest thing in all of this as always is the...
12th Feb 2019, 09:34
Replies: 6
Views: 4,602
Posted By 777Nine

I hazard a guess and say Garuda as he was part of...

I hazard a guess and say Garuda as he was part of an Indonesian football team, and they would most likely fly with the flag carrier?
6th Feb 2019, 21:57
Replies: 23
Views: 12,608
Posted By 777Nine

My thoughts: - Focus on doing what the...

My thoughts:

- Focus on doing what the airline is good at and just do that. Don't try to be Qantas and don't try to chase Qantas because you will burn a lot of cash. Figure out what Virgin...
5th Feb 2019, 22:34
Replies: 33
Views: 11,295
Posted By 777Nine

Let's see what he can do and how can appease all...

Let's see what he can do and how can appease all the different stakeholders.
22nd Jan 2019, 11:45
Replies: 25
Views: 7,470
Posted By 777Nine

I've heard many a story of cashed up people that...

I've heard many a story of cashed up people that do coke before getting on a flight as they hate flying. Would explain so much ..
11th Jan 2019, 09:50
Replies: 579
Views: 199,487
Posted By 777Nine

I bet you that there will be more of a frenzy...

I bet you that there will be more of a frenzy when the oil price keeps climbing. CEOs are paid big dollars to have foresight and to look further ahead down the road than anyone else in the company,...
7th Jan 2019, 02:16
Replies: 2
Views: 2,905
Posted By 777Nine

I was listening in to the Sydney ATC and every...

I was listening in to the Sydney ATC and every one departing 16R was requesting an immediate turn after departure as there was some nasty weather 20 miles south of the airport.

​​​​​​Although no...
31st Dec 2018, 10:01
Replies: 50
Views: 16,735
Posted By 777Nine

Read the book. Most of it was about his...

Read the book. Most of it was about his childhood, growing up, becoming a pilot etc. I only remember towards the middle/end of the book being about the QF32 incident. Don't know the guy nor am I a...
18th Dec 2018, 01:46
Replies: 11
Views: 3,907
Posted By 777Nine

If boggles my mind that some travellers make an...

If boggles my mind that some travellers make an issue about being inconvenienced and that is more important than their safety and well-being.
29th Nov 2018, 06:31
Replies: 74
Views: 17,040
Posted By 777Nine

This is what happens when an investment bank owns...

This is what happens when an investment bank owns an airport. It's certaunlu not the fault of the people that work at the airport, they're certainly doing the best that they can.

International...
25th Nov 2018, 01:57
Replies: 74
Views: 17,040
Posted By 777Nine

But what can be done? No self-serving politician...

But what can be done? No self-serving politician would ever dare to mess with Sydney airport as it would be political suicide. Why is everything in Sydney so difficult..

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5th Nov 2018, 08:25
Replies: 99
Views: 10,768
Posted By 777Nine

So a public company that has an interest in...

So a public company that has an interest in making money (which it isn't) that is owned by foreign companies, pulls a stunt to recognise veterans. I'm sorry but as others have said, there is a lot...
30th Oct 2018, 23:56
Replies: 50
Views: 9,542
Posted By 777Nine

Third world wages, turn a blind eye to...

Third world wages, turn a blind eye to everything, don't say anything if it is out of place, don't question authority. Catch my drift? I also think what keeps LLCs in Indonesia going is not only...
29th Oct 2018, 09:39
Replies: 5
Views: 13,461
Posted By 777Nine

Good old SMH. Brilliant journalism! ...

Good old SMH. Brilliant journalism!
https://www.smh.com.au/national/aircraft-model-at-centre-of-indonesian-plane-crash-bound-for-australian-airline-20181029-p50cpv.html
14th Jun 2018, 09:49
Replies: 57
Views: 32,102
Posted By 777Nine

All valid points, but there also in lies the...

All valid points, but there also in lies the problem. Virgin started as low-cost, and then went after Qantas and became something that it still isn't sure it is. It was never going to be easy going...
14th Jun 2018, 00:01
Replies: 57
Views: 32,102
Posted By 777Nine

As mentioned in another thread, because he didn't...

As mentioned in another thread, because he didn't get the top job at Qantas he obviously had a personal vendetta, which unfortunately meant that Virgin was the casualty. Never a good idea to run a...
12th Jun 2018, 01:27
Replies: 57
Views: 32,102
Posted By 777Nine

Should have been sacked many moons ago. Whoever...

Should have been sacked many moons ago. Whoever takes over will have to be nothing short of a miracle worker, although surely they can't do worse than he did.
4th Jun 2018, 22:39
Replies: 22
Views: 6,146
Posted By 777Nine

Bingo. We have a winner.

Bingo. We have a winner.
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