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User currently offlineZeekiel From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 8 hours ago) and read 3227 times:

Which rows on the 772ER are Premium Economy seats? Also what is the actual seat pitch? It's hard to know since they give a range of 38"-40".

I currently have seats 23A, 23B and 23C booked for a trip to San Francisco later this year.

This is a pain in the arse as I can't seem to book Premium Economy online and I can only go down to the travel agents to get my seats.

Cheers

Zeekiel

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User currently offlineNZ1 From Australia, joined May 2004, 2277 posts, RR: 25
Reply 1, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 7 hours ago) and read 3187 times:
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I don't have the seat maps in front of me right now so I can't help you. Maybe Aerorob can help if he gets a spare 5 minutes.

NZ1


User currently offlineC172 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 109 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 3154 times:

Quoting NZ1 (Reply 1):
I don't have the seat maps in front of me right now so I can't help you. Maybe Aerorob can help if he gets a spare 5 minutes.

You know, NZ1, you didn't really need to write this post since you didn't know the answer. Just think to yourself, "I don't know", and proceed. If everyone wrote "I don't know the answer...blahblahblah" on every post that they read but didn't know the answer to, the forum would be clogged to death.

Here is the answer to the question:

rows 23-28.


User currently offlineNZ1 From Australia, joined May 2004, 2277 posts, RR: 25
Reply 3, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 3136 times:
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Quoting C172 (Reply 2):
You know, NZ1, you didn't really need to write this post since you didn't know the answer. Just think to yourself, "I don't know", and proceed. If everyone wrote "I don't know the answer...blahblahblah" on every post that they read but didn't know the answer to, the forum would be clogged to death.

Here is the answer to the question:

rows 23-28.

Don't be such a dickhead. I do know, but cannot remember offhand. I didnt have the seatmap right in front of me, but I was letting Zeekiel know that another member may be able to help him. Get off your high horse and go back to teaching music or whatever it is you do.

Before you start giving lectures on non-relevant posts, maybe you should look at some of your own efforts over the past few weeks.

NZ1


User currently offlineZKEYE From New Zealand, joined May 2005, 243 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 3103 times:

Quoting NZ1 (Reply 3):
Before you start giving lectures on non-relevant posts, maybe you should look at some of your own efforts over the past few weeks.

Hear hear



Bring out the gimp
User currently offlineWunala From Australia, joined Mar 2005, 950 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3097 times:

C172, if I posted a question I would rather have someone respond than have it ignored.

You could have cut the crap and just responded with "Rows 23-28", but you didn't.


User currently offlineUnitedFirst From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 478 posts, RR: 2
Reply 6, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3093 times:

Hey!

Don't dick around with our AirNZ god of knowledge. We need more like him on our website.

Derek


User currently offlineAa777jr From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3091 times:

Just send instant message in the future rather than clutter up the server.  Smile

Does NZ have premium econ on their 747? Didn't they just outfit coach with PTV? My friends are moving to Auckland in 3 weeks and booked tickets on NZ, LAX-NAN-AKL.

Regards.


User currently offlineNZ107 From New Zealand, joined Jul 2005, 6457 posts, RR: 38
Reply 8, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3074 times:

Quoting Aa777jr (Reply 7):
My friends are moving to Auckland in 3 weeks and booked tickets on NZ, LAX-NAN-AKL

Isn't this flight done by a 763?

Anyways, they are being PROGRESSIVELY added to the fleet and so far they've got a few of them up and running.. Totally new interiors.



It's all about the destination AND the journey.
User currently offlineAa777jr From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3072 times:

NZ107

I'm thinking that the 763 wouldn't be able to make a trans-pacific flight, even to NAN.

They have a layover in NAN for 4 nights for their 1st wedding anniversary.  Smile

I saw some pics of the new interiors on the 744 and they look AWESOME!

Regards.


User currently offlineZeekiel From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3019 times:

Thanks all for your help. I don't know about all the kerfuffle about answering my question.

By the way, what is in front of row 23. Is it the toilets or the bulkhead behind the galley.

Cheers

Zeekiel


User currently offlineAussieindc From United States of America, joined Jul 2005, 437 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 3010 times:

Quoting NZ107 (Reply 8):
Quoting Aa777jr (Reply 7):
My friends are moving to Auckland in 3 weeks and booked tickets on NZ, LAX-NAN-AKL

Isn't this flight done by a 763?

Indeed it is operated by 763 LAX-NAN-AKL. Each of the island hoppers are operated by 763, only the non-stoppers are 744.

On a personal note, I can't wait to see the new interiors. Hopefully I'll get lucky at the end of next month going LAX-AKL-BNE.

Cheers
aussieindc


User currently offlineB744Heavy From New Zealand, joined Jun 2005, 42 posts, RR: 0
Reply 12, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 2 hours ago) and read 2901 times:

Quoting Zeekiel (Thread starter):
Premium Economy seats

One word to describe these seats, IMPRESSIVE


User currently offlineTR From UK - England, joined May 2001, 953 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 2 hours ago) and read 2873 times:

I might have overlooked it in previous discussions, but when can we expect to see (official) seatmaps/(more)photos of the new NZ cabins. Their web-site is not very informative (yet)  hissyfit 

User currently offlineZonky From New Zealand, joined Nov 2004, 432 posts, RR: 0
Reply 14, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 2867 times:

http://img304.imageshack.us/img304/8127/74740015et.jpg - Seatmap.

User currently offlineZonky From New Zealand, joined Nov 2004, 432 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 2863 times:

There are photos in this thread:
Photos Of NZ 744 Refitted Cabins (not Mockups). (by Zonky Jul 13 2005 in Civil Aviation)


User currently offlineTR From UK - England, joined May 2001, 953 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (9 years 5 months 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 2855 times:

Thank you Zonky! I saw that seatmap a while ago but have not been able to locate it again...

User currently offlineNZ1 From Australia, joined May 2004, 2277 posts, RR: 25
Reply 17, posted (9 years 5 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2758 times:
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Quoting Aa777jr (Reply 9):
I'm thinking that the 763 wouldn't be able to make a trans-pacific flight, even to NAN.

Of course it can make it to NAN, its only a 9 hour flight from LAX, give or take a little.

NZ1


User currently offlineZKSUJ From New Zealand, joined May 2004, 7110 posts, RR: 12
Reply 18, posted (9 years 5 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2748 times:

Quoting NZ107 (Reply 8):
Isn't this flight done by a 763?

Not sure. My best mate traveled to NAN last year on a 744, it was going onward to LAX, same as on the way back.


User currently offlineCandid76 From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2005, 743 posts, RR: 4
Reply 19, posted (9 years 5 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2739 times:

Ah, but will it be available on the new Manchester service?

User currently offlineAerorobnz From Rwanda, joined Feb 2001, 7396 posts, RR: 16
Reply 20, posted (9 years 5 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2740 times:

Quoting Zeekiel (Reply 10):
By the way, what is in front of row 23. Is it the toilets or the bulkhead behind the galley.

On the old config it was the first exit row in Y so there is/was extra space for the Aisle seat, and the bulkhead seats, although the door cuts into the window seat space.. Basically on the 777 it will be 40", with the 39" seats being on the 744.

Quoting NZ107 (Reply 8):
Isn't this flight done by a 763?

That is correct. These aircraft won't be fitted with new seats

Quoting NZ107 (Reply 8):
Anyways, they are being PROGRESSIVELY added to the fleet and so far they've got a few of them up and running.. Totally new interiors.

We only have SUI in service currently, and the IFE system is having a few teething problems so far.

Quoting Zeekiel (Thread starter):
This is a pain in the arse as I can't seem to book Premium Economy online and I can only go down to the travel agents to get my

That is probably due to your flight still being early enough on in the piece that they cannot guarantee the new aircraft on the flight yet so the old config is being sold, as not to annoy premium Y pax that pay extra, but only end up with a Y class seat. Contact NZ directly by phone is the best way to sort it out I think.

Quoting B744Heavy (Reply 12):
One word to describe these seats, IMPRESSIVE

normal Y made a bigger impression on me when I sat in them than the Y+. I found the footrest when fully extended(though the partly extended footrest is very comfy) not to my liking, but yes very comfortable all the same - the recline of the seats makes up for the footrest.


User currently offlineZeekiel From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 21, posted (9 years 5 months 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 2615 times:

Quoting Aerorobnz (Reply 20):
On the old config it was the first exit row in Y so there is/was extra space for the Aisle seat, and the bulkhead seats, although the door cuts into the window seat space.

So I'm sweet in regards to the 772ER, so I'll probably book row 24 then. Doesn't make much of a difference anyway.

Quoting Aerorobnz (Reply 20):

That is probably due to your flight still being early enough on in the piece that they cannot guarantee the new aircraft

Well my route is scheduled with a 772ER, so I'm hopeful since I booked with BWT.

Cheers

Zeekiel


User currently offlineMainMAN From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2005, 2115 posts, RR: 5
Reply 22, posted (9 years 5 months 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2586 times:

Quoting Candid76 (Reply 19):
Ah, but will it be available on the new Manchester service?

LOL


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