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User currently offlineModesto2 From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 2815 posts, RR: 5
Posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 2295 times:

I'm flying SFO-ATL and ATL-JAX on Friday, both 763 equipment. What type of food service can I expect in economy class? Entertainment? Will these be domestic or international 763's? Any other info is appreciated. Thanks.

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User currently offlineDAL767400ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2232 times:

Quoting Modesto2 (Thread starter):
What type of food service can I expect in economy class?

Food in economy, good joke  rotfl . Honestly, I don't know, but I wouldn't expect too much of it, though ATL-JAX will be a choice of water, pineapple juice or a third choice.

Quoting Modesto2 (Thread starter):
Entertainment?

Cabin screens with perhaps 1 movie on SFO-ATL, a short sitcom on ATL-JAX; and radio on both flights.

Quoting Modesto2 (Thread starter):
Will these be domestic or international 763's?

Unless an equipment swap happens, both will be domestic-763ERs.

Quoting Modesto2 (Thread starter):
Any other info is appreciated.

Arrival gate at JAX will be either A-2 or A-4  Wink .


User currently offlineTinPusher007 From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 980 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2222 times:

Can't speak for SFO-ATL...but ATL-JAX is about 40 mins from takeoff to touchdown, so I would expect very little and for that length of time...I'd be content just looking out the window, but thats just me.


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User currently offlineRwSEA From Netherlands, joined Jan 2005, 3118 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2225 times:

I flew SEA-ATL on a 763 last week. Expect the following on SFO-ATL:

Food: You'll get a snack pack (oreos, raisins, cheese and crackers) and a drink service shortly after takeoff. Prior to landing, you'll get another drink service, and a choice of one item from their cart (items included peanuts, granola bars, sun chips, animal crackers).

Entertainment: One film, followed by Delta Horizons (sitcom, news, etc.)

As far as the ATL-JAX, I'm not sure what the service will be. I flew ATL-BNA (about the same distance?) and there was no service of any kind, other than the FAs handing out water bottles mid-flight. However, there was an announcement at the gate that there would be no food or beverage service, which is fine for a short flight.


User currently offlineDeltAirlines From United States of America, joined May 1999, 8910 posts, RR: 12
Reply 4, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2210 times:

Both flights are scheduled on 767-300s in the domestic config. Flights in the 1XX and the 19XX series are BizElite configured flights for domestic flights.

Entertainment will be mainscreen, nothing special. After the movie, Delta Horizons will be shown; this will be the same on the ATL-JAX flights.

For food, you'll get the snack box, which is some crackers, Oreos, not much. If you want a meal, grab it at SFO.

Your flights will probably use the T or A gates, which is a pretty easy connection. There is a slight chance of using B, which is just as convinient. Your flight, as it isn't a BE plane, probably won't use E, but it is possible.

Jeff


User currently offlineVS747SPUR From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2005, 373 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 2150 times:

I have done and MCO-ATL on DL's domestic 763's and found them to be comfortable. Although flight was only about an hour we still got served drinks, but that was it !
VS747SPUR



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User currently offlineChiGB1973 From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 1617 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 2138 times:

I am not sure about domestic, but SNN-ATL on DL is the best service I have ever experienced. I am not sure if it was just this crew, but more services, more attention, great flight attendants.

Any moron could beat EI, but DL beats AA, BA, GF, LH, CO and most others I have flown on for 5+ hours. UA comes close.

Great service! I hope for the best for you.

M


User currently offlineReggaebird From Jamaica, joined Nov 1999, 1176 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (9 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 2123 times:

I fly DL between ATL and LAX/SFO quite frequently but I always get upgraded to First Class so I can't tell you what economy service is like.  Smile

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