San Francisco to Sydney Qantas Flight Now Searchable on

The Qantas San Francisco to Sydney flight that begins in mid-December is now searchable and bookable on This is really bad news for Business Class award space.

Last week I wrote that there was plenty of Business Class award space on the flight, searchable on Expert Flyer and bookable by calling American Airlines.

You Can Get Free Stopovers Outside the USA on American Airlines Awards

There is a trick that can be used to get free stopovers outside the USA on American Airlines awards in certain situations, and I don't just mean 23 hour layovers. Most people probably think that's impossible, since one of the four rules all AA stopovers must comply with is:
1) Stopovers must occur at the North American International Gateway City.