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User currently offlineCrox1 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2005, 305 posts, RR: 3
Posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 5 days 17 hours ago) and read 4501 times:
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Hi

If you could have a free ticket with any airline that serves your home airport, assuming it was for a direct flight only, where would you go?.

My home airport is STN so it would have to be either EL Al on a 738 through to a 757 to a 767 and ending up in mid August using a 744,all to Tel Aviv or any of the other charter carriers that takes me to the Middle East.

If not, then, a charter operator that takes me to the Sunshine State in the US

Where would you go, assuming it's a direct flight?

Andy


Both optimists and pessimists contribute to the society. The optimist invents the aeroplane, the pessimist the parachute
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User currently offlineFlyingNanook From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 830 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 4494 times:

Do cargo flights count? If so, I would want to go to Tokyo with LH Cargo.

If not, I guess I would like to go to YDA (Dawson City) with Air North, if only to ride on a HS748.



Semper ubi sub ubi.
User currently offlineAerorobnz From Rwanda, joined Feb 2001, 7166 posts, RR: 13
Reply 2, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 4 days 12 hours ago) and read 4461 times:

from AKL I'd hop on NZ2 to LHR or SQ282 to SIN.

User currently offlineAR1300 From Argentina, joined Feb 2005, 1740 posts, RR: 3
Reply 3, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 4455 times:

Malaysia to Kuala Lumpur.I always wanted to go to those places, like Japan, China,etc.

Mike



They don't call us Continental for nothing.
User currently offlineMir From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 21525 posts, RR: 55
Reply 4, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 4439 times:

From GFK, I'd be forced to accept MSP.  cry 

From NYC, the choices are a lot better. I'd probably go for one of these:

NRT on JAL or ANA
GVA on LX
MUC on LH
CDG on AF
PPT on Tahiti Nui (soon)

-Mir



7 billion, one nation, imagination...it's a beautiful day
User currently offlineLeskova From Germany, joined Oct 2003, 6075 posts, RR: 70
Reply 5, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 4430 times:

Even though I just stepped off the flight on Friday morning, I'd get myself an SAA ticket right back to South Africa... not sure though if I'd fly to Jo'burg or Cape Town...

Regards,
Frank



Smile - it confuses people!
User currently onlineL410Turbolet From Czech Republic, joined May 2004, 5680 posts, RR: 19
Reply 6, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 4407 times:

To ICN with Korean Air.

User currently offlineIBERIA747 From Spain, joined Aug 2003, 1831 posts, RR: 58
Reply 7, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 3 days 8 hours ago) and read 4397 times:

Thai to BKK...the idea of going to the far east, with an Asian carrier and on a 744 sounds good enough.


¡¡VIVA ESPAÑA!!
User currently offlineSquirrel83 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 4393 times:

SFO-LHR VS
LAX-CDG AF
EWR-BHX CO
HNL-SYD QF
HNL-TPE BR
JFK-SIN SQ
SYD-LHR QF
HNL-EWR CO

CDG-SXM KLM/AF


User currently offlineBigGSFO From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 2913 posts, RR: 6
Reply 9, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 4379 times:

SFO-LHR on VS...in Upper Class of course...

User currently offlineCarmenlu15 From Guatemala, joined Dec 2004, 4756 posts, RR: 31
Reply 10, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 4370 times:

I assume that by direct you don't necessarily mean nonstop, right?

In that case, I'd take GUA-MAD with IB. Although their flight MAD-GUA is nonstop, the GUA-MAD stops at SJO (the runway @ GUA does not allow for a nonstop return flight)

Otherwise, it would be a difficult choice... maybe HAV with Tikal Jets, or MEX with either TA or MX. Or PTY with CM. Actually, a free ticket to anywhere is welcome!



What do I know, I'm just an 'immature troublemaker with only a passing interest in aviation' (or so they say)
User currently offlineNavairjax From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 11, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 4350 times:

At JAX, I don't know where all continue to on the west coast, so based on only the non stops I would have to pick ORD or LGA

User currently offlineFutureUApilot From United States of America, joined May 2004, 1365 posts, RR: 4
Reply 12, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 4339 times:

Hm... From my home airport...

Cessna -> anywhere,
UA BAe-146 -> Chicago

-Sam



The Pilot is the highest form of life on Earth!
User currently offlineRCS763AV From Colombia, joined Jun 2004, 4393 posts, RR: 12
Reply 13, posted (9 years 1 month 1 week 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 4341 times:

AF423 BOG-CDG
AV010 BOG-MAD
AV020 BOG-JFK



Les escribo desde el frío de mi verde altiplano.
User currently offlineJetset7E7 From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2004, 1090 posts, RR: 15
Reply 14, posted (9 years 1 month 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 4300 times:

AA055 MAN-ORD 763
AA095 MAN-BOS 752
EK018 MAN-DXB 772
CO101 MAN-EWR 752 - winglets
MH011 MAN-KUL 744
SQ327 MAN-SIN 772
VS075 MAN-MCO 744

or within Europe

ZB532 MAN-PMI A320
ZB542 MAN-LEI A321
ZB572 MAN-AGP A320/A321/AB6/A332/752
ZB590 MAN-ALC A320/A321/752

Mark



Retrofitted Blended Winglets - The Future Is On The Wing
User currently offlineLTBEWR From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 13040 posts, RR: 12
Reply 15, posted (9 years 1 month 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 4295 times:

My home airport is EWR (note my screen name). I would probably want to take the longest flight available out or EWR, and the current longest non-stop scheculed pax flight - EWR-SIN-EWR on SQ, Raffles/1st Class of course.

User currently offlineSkidmarks From UK - England, joined Dec 2004, 7121 posts, RR: 55
Reply 16, posted (9 years 1 month 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 4288 times:

Hmmmmmmmmmm, what a choice I would have. DUB? BHX? BRS? LGW? LCY? GLA? BFS? BLK?LBA? MAN? LTN? STN? CDG? Too much choice, so I'll catch the first biz-jet going west I think Big grin

Andy  old 



Growing old is compulsory, growing up is optional
User currently offlineACdreamliner From United Kingdom, joined May 2005, 517 posts, RR: 1
Reply 17, posted (9 years 1 month 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 4283 times:

YYZ with ThomasCook 757 from EDI


Where are you going?
User currently offlineAvianca From Venezuela, joined Jan 2005, 5922 posts, RR: 40
Reply 18, posted (9 years 1 month 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 4277 times:

fra-syd on QF would be nice. (in first)  Smile


Colombia es el Mundo Y el Mundo es Colombia
User currently offlineHKGKaiTak From Australia, joined Jun 2005, 1050 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (9 years 1 month 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 4273 times:

CX first class SYD-HKG-CDG . . . preferably arriving in time to see the Tour de France.  Big grin

Other than that AC SYD-YVR-YYC.

Or, domestically, SYD-BME (cos it is so expensive to visit the Kimberleys!!!).



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