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Winter Over The North Atlantic  
User currently offlineUAL747 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 9 months 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 1951 times:

I am flying to Rome (FCO) from DFW on Saturday, Dec. 30. My flight is AA38 DFW-ZRH, Boeing 777 connecting with Swissair A321 (first time on Airbus) on to FCO. I was wondering if there will be any significant weather patterns over the North Atlantic this time of year. I have only flown the North Atlantic routes in mid March and all those flights have been fairly smooth with not much in the way of thunderstorm build ups. I know in the winter, westbound on the Pacific, you will encounter strong head winds. Any chance of that on the N.A. route? For some reason, I think due to a scary flight when I was younger, I get very nervous during turbulance, especially in thunderstorms, even though I know the plane is 99.9% safe in turbulance.

Also, what can I expect from Kloten and Fuimicino?

UAL747

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User currently offlineUAL747 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (13 years 9 months 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1921 times:

Any takers????????

User currently offlineILUV767 From United States of America, joined May 2000, 3141 posts, RR: 8
Reply 2, posted (13 years 9 months 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1918 times:

You'll be fine.

User currently offlineWishihadalife From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (13 years 9 months 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 1895 times:

North Atlantic tends to experience a lot of chop on the most Northern transatlantic paths, but DFW-ZRH shouldn't be affected by that too badly. Moderate chop at worst.

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