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What Is The Best Seat On A 747?  
User currently offlineGullfaxi From Iceland, joined Apr 2002, 37 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 2997 times:

Hi there !
I don´t know if this is the right forum to ask, but me and my lady are going to Oshkosh with Air Atlanta´s 747 and I where wondering what´s the best seat in the "house" (beside the cockpit) ??
Because I have the chance to choose it I would like to get a few pointers on that. Thanks in advance



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User currently offlineQANTAS747-438 From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 1963 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 2976 times:

Well, anything labeled "First Class" should be rather amazing. I'd say my choices would be:

1. First Class - window
2. First Class - anywhere
3. Upper Deck business - window
4. Upper Deck business - anywhere
5. main cabin business - window
6. Coach - bulkhead or emergency exit row
7. row 57 - where the cabin narrows (more legroom)

Basically, anywhere on a 747 is quite a treat!



My posts/replies are strictly my opinion and not that of any company, organization, or Southwest Airlines.
User currently offlineMr.BA From Singapore, joined Sep 2000, 3423 posts, RR: 21
Reply 2, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 2959 times:

0A/B. Jumpseat left or right. Big grin


Boeing747 万岁!
User currently offlineCx flyboy From Hong Kong, joined Dec 1999, 6605 posts, RR: 55
Reply 3, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 2937 times:

Forget the jumpseats, the left hand control seat is the best place to be!!

User currently offlineKaitakfan From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 1588 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 2931 times:

well I cant argue with CX flyboy. I found the jumpseat to be rather amazing. But my favourite seats I have found so far are upper deck exit row. and anywhere in first class!!

User currently offlineEnglandair From United Kingdom, joined Oct 2000, 2228 posts, RR: 3
Reply 5, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 2885 times:

Hi Gullfaxi,

Where is Oshkosh?

Have a great flight!


User currently offlineBravo45 From United States of America, joined exactly 13 years ago today! , 2165 posts, RR: 11
Reply 6, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 2834 times:

Left seat of the cockpit. Certainly without a doubt. Smile

User currently offlineBR715-A1-30 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 2823 times:

Englandair,

OshKosh is in Wisconsin... Home of the Cheeseheads  Big thumbs up


User currently offlineGullfaxi From Iceland, joined Apr 2002, 37 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 2819 times:

Englandair !

You should go, the Air Atlanta flight starts in GB to Iceland and from there to Wisconsin, the price is 499 pounds without a hotel room but you really should just camp, we had to pay $80 each for access to the show the whole week and we get to camp on the EAA camping side.
cheers
Gullfaxi


User currently offlineFlight Level From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 2801 times:

Gullfaxi, where did you make reservations on Air Atlanta?

User currently offlineGullfaxi From Iceland, joined Apr 2002, 37 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (12 years 2 months 1 week 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 2758 times:

I just went to a travelling agency here in Iceland called Terra Nova, the price here is somewere around $400 for the flight, $80 each for the show for 6 days, and $16 a day for camping at the eaa camping side.

For bookings and more information, contact Terra Nova-Sól, Iceland, Tel. 00354-591-9000, or via fax - 00354-591-9001.


For the english version of this offer see this link: ( I am sorry I´m not very computerliterate so you just have to copy/paste)

http://www.airventure.org/2002/flying/air_atlanta.html

and here: http://www.airventure.org/2002/news/arngrimur_johannson.html

cheers

Gullfaxi


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