Hawaiian Airlines Business Class BNE-HNL

Hawaiian Flight 444 BNE-HNL (Brisbane to Honolulu) July 2014 This is the continuation of my award flight from this post. I redeemed 125,000 American Airlines and paid $153.30 in taxes for this round-trip award ticket. As of August 2017, this award now requires 160,000 miles. After a quick flight from Cairns to Brisbane, I checked in to my next flight at the international terminal, Hawaiian … Continue reading Hawaiian Airlines Business Class BNE-HNL

Qantas Business Class CNS-BNE

Qantas Flight 649 CNS-BNE (Cairns to Brisbane) July 2014 This is the continuation of my award flight from this post. I redeemed 125,000 American Airlines and paid $153.30 in taxes for this round-trip award ticket. As of August 2017, this award now requires 160,000 miles. My return flight to the USA was 3 legs, Cairns to Brisbane on Qantas, Brisbane to Honolulu on Hawaiian Airlines … Continue reading Qantas Business Class CNS-BNE

Qantas Business Class BNE-SYD

Qantas Flight 505 BNE-SYD (Brisbane to Sydney) July 2014 This is the continuation of my award flight from this post. I redeemed 125,000 American Airlines and paid $153.30 in taxes for this round-trip award ticket. As of August 2017, this award now requires 160,000 miles. My prior Qantas flight from Dallas actually continued on to Sydney, unfortunately, the award ticket I booked had me on … Continue reading Qantas Business Class BNE-SYD

Qantas Business Class DFW-BNE

Qantas Flight 8 DFW-BNE (Dallas to Brisbane) July 2014 I was able to locate and book my flights in October 2013, using 125,000 American AAdvantage miles for round-trip business class. It cost me $153.30 in taxes. As of August 2017, this award now requires 160,000 miles round trip, an unfortunate devaluation. When I stepped on the plane, a 747-400, the flight attendant looked at my … Continue reading Qantas Business Class DFW-BNE