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First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Mon Feb 28, 2005 2:34 am

The first shots of the interior of the new First Choice Airways B767 G-OOBK have now appeared on the internet.

Although fairly dark, because they were taken before the evening departure to Goa, you can just about make out the B777-style cabin architecture.

Also pretty obvious is the mood lighting the airline has installed in the Star Class Premier cabin. The system has various different settings; shown are the "boarding" colours, which is the company corporate palette. The sytem also has normal, mealtime as well as sunrise and sunset programmes which take around 1 hour to change the lighting from light to dark or vice versa.

There's also a good view of the economy seats. No doubt there will be more photos to come... Lots of shots on the company intranet, but I'm not able to share them!

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While there have been a few teeting troubles with the new aircraft, as is generally the case when an aircraft re-enters service having undergone major maintenance, it appears to have settled down into regular service now. Unsurprisingly the initial reports from passengers are positive!

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:07 am

Looks clean, fresh and inviting. Good work, FCA!

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:19 am

Wow, looks great Big thumbs up

FCA are my favourite charter, and this just puts the icing on the cake Big thumbs up

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:20 am

Well done FCA, that cabin looks as if it could rival some ''full service carriers'' and with the new inflight beauty area, it leaves some other charters way behind.
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:22 am

Very nice, looks like FCA is going for a quality product! I hope this will put pressure on Skyservice to do the same in Canada, since the two airlines constantly swap aircraft.  Smile

What is the seating arrangement for FCA's 767's?
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:26 am


Although fairly dark, because they were taken before the evening departure to Goa, you can just about make out the B777-style cabin architecture.


Its close, but it isn't the 777 style cabin architecture, and certainly not like most new build 767s fitted with the Signature Interior.

This is an example of a 767 with the Signature Interior fitted. You can note the distinct difference in the overhead bins:


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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:43 am

Looks fantastic, First Choice have certainly taken a big step forward. Many major scheduled carriers don't offer a product which competes with that!

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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:47 am

Looking very good, although dark, but as Crosswind says they would be more to come.

Star Class Premier looks good as well. 2 - 3 - 2 like other british charters and then the Economy which is 2 - 3 -2 and better than other british charters,

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 3:59 am

They've set the standard here. Monarch, Britannia, MyTravel and Thomas Cook take note, I know which airline i'd choose if flying charter longhaul.

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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Mon Feb 28, 2005 4:03 am

Captaingomes,
The configuration is W63 (36" pitch 2-3-2) Y195 (33" pitch 2-3-2) for a total 258 seats.
This is down from W38 (34-35" pitch 2-3-2) Y274 (30" pitch 2-4-2) for a total 312 in the old configuration.

Gigneil,
The interior we have is the Boeing 767 Enhanced Interior, which is in the style of the 777 - just as the 737NG is in the style of the 777. Of course this is not the same as that available on new-build 767s, but is the only aftermarket conversion available from Boeing, and they market it as the Enhanced Interior.

The centre overhead bins are replaced with new units, but the outboard shelf-type bins are retained, albeit restyled and enlarged with new doors and trim for a more modern look. A new cabin cieling is installed along with new lighting, but the existing sidewall panels and PSUs are retained.

The 767 enhanced interior uses most of the structural attachments of the existing cabin, so it cost effective, yet provides a major improvement to the asthetics of the cabin. While I'm sure it would in theory be possible to install an identical cabin to a new-build B767, this would require major re-working of the cabin architecture, be far more expensive and a much longer down-time, probably the reason it is not currently offered to my knowledge.

First Choice Airways is the launch customer for the enhanced interior on the 767, and as far as I'm aware the only customer, this is the first aircraft to be completed. Here is the Boeing press release, and here is the only other photo on the net of the 767 enhanced interior, albeit a mockup and incorrectly labelled as the 7E7!

The next aircraft in the fleet to get the new interior, G-OOAN, is already undergoing the refurbishment in Abu Dhabi.

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 4:12 am

Im guessing G-OOAN wont need as much work??

Just guessing that because it is already at CAA standards unlike the ex Vietnam.

So therefore not need as much time refurbishement?
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 4:19 am

Another question, with G-OOAN having a different door configuration to G-OOBK how will this affect the configuration and capacity when it's been refitted? Will their refurbished 767 fleet all have the same capacity?


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Mon Feb 28, 2005 4:33 am

WOW  Wow!

That lighting looks really cool  Smokin cool I agree with A340-600, First Choice are my favorite charter airline to! Big thumbs up
 
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Mon Feb 28, 2005 5:01 am

Demoose,
G-OOAN will have a very slightly different seating configuration, not because of the exits but because of the location of the toilets - AN has 2 forward toilets either side of of Door 1L.

G-OOBK/L/M will be W63Y195 / 258 total
G-OOAN will be W62/Y196 / 258 total

It is intended to standardise it in the future, but the timescale for AN's initial conversion doesn't allow enough time to start moving toilet locations. Obviously the exit row on AN is further back also...

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 5:19 am

Nice one First Choice. They were already my favourite airline, this just makes them better and up there with the best!
I flew on 757-200 G-OOBD in October the interior was great, with the flip TV's. Had G-OOBH inbound, the interior was new but the overhead panel was still like an older 757, with the TV's in the middle of the aisles.

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 5:28 am

Quoting Crosswind (reply 9):
The interior we have is the Boeing 767 Enhanced Interior,


Ah. Very informative.

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 5:45 am

Quoting Crosswind (reply 9):
First Choice Airways is the launch customer for the enhanced interior on the 767, and as far as I'm aware the only customer, this is the first aircraft to be completed. Here is the Boeing press release, and here is the only other photo on the net of the 767 enhanced interior, albeit a mockup and incorrectly labelled as the 7E7!


First of all..Well done FCA. The new interior looks fantastic and I really do hope the other charters take note and learn. I work for BY and I'm quite jealous.

But must point out that the new enhanced interior has already been fitted to our 767 200's for a month or so now and the new enhanced interior has been fitted to around 6 or so of our 20 757's. However I do believe FCA is the first to retro fit a 767 300.

Good work FCA...!!

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 5:51 am

Looks great, but that red lighting on the side panels is ghastly- mood enhancing or not.
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:06 am

Quoting Crosswind (reply 9):
The configuration is W63 (36" pitch 2-3-2) Y195 (33" pitch 2-3-2) for a total 258 seats.
This is down from W38 (34-35" pitch 2-3-2) Y274 (30" pitch 2-4-2) for a total 312 in the old configuration.


Thanks Crosswind, that's definitely a comfortable config! I recently flew on G-OOBH (as C-GOBH in Canada), and it is one of the nicer 757's that Skyservice currently has in the fleet.
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:07 am

Quoting BY738 (reply 17):
Looks great, but that red lighting on the side panels is ghastly- mood enhancing or not.


I have got to disagree most profoundly with that comment. I think the red mood lighting adds a very dramatic and relaxing affect to the cabin. With most of the caribean and Asia flights having night legs on as well that should be a really good thing.

Unfortunatly looks like i am not going to get to travel on one till around June 06 to Maldives, which they say they are doing.
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:14 am

How the does dark neon blue and red look remotely inviting? That cabin looks like it was in an accident and the emergency lights for escape came on. It should be brighter upon entry, and dim during flight. I would not be able to see where I'm going.  Yeah sure
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:20 am

Nice one First Choice for providing a few extra inches in economy. But did blind people design the interior of this aircraft?

The red lighting makes it look like some kind of dodgey strip club and the plasticy looking green seats are just vile!

Also how does the premium class compare to MYT and TCXs offerings on the A330?
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:24 am

Premium on First Choice is better? If im wrong someone will correct me.

The offerings from both My Travel and Thomas Cook are 2 - 3 - 2 and have 35" and 34" respectivly.

First Choice are offering 2 - 3 - 2 with 36" and a inflight service to die for.
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:31 am

Yes but its worth noting the A330s cabin is wider than a 767s.
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:53 am

According to my calculations (not sure about 17.5, may have been 17)

the orginal seats were 17.5", therefore by removing one you have gained 2.5" per seat. Therefore the seats are now 19". Thomas Cook + seats are 19" because im sad and i have measured them.
 
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Mon Feb 28, 2005 12:02 pm

The cabin looks nice, but those window panels are WAAAY out of place.

And what was the red tint in the cabin all about?
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:12 pm

I don't know why, but I think the lighting feature is kind of cool.  Smile
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 6:41 pm

An excellent move. 2-4-2 seating in a 767, especially on long haul fights is no joke and finally First Choice have recognised this.

Britannia wants to take note because their 8 abreast 767s to the Caribean and Australia are a nightmare. In fact, UK charter airlines are the only 767 operators to cram 8 abreast in 767s.

First Choice are now in line with other European leisure 767 operators.
 
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 8:17 pm

FCA have raised the bar for UK leisure operators and we can only hope that the others respond. For many many years the majority of British air travellers flew once or twice a year and always on charter airlines, and usually short haul. I think they are now being more adventurous, flying more long hauls with scheduled airlines and therefore when it comes to the two weeks in Florida expect more from their flight. In fact what FCA have done is eclipse pretty much every UK airline in terms of space offered in Economy on long haul when you think that BA's seats are 31" pitch / VS' 31-32" and BD's 32". Only Thomas Cook can beat them with 35" on their 757s operating to Canada.
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 8:29 pm

Maybe TCXs 757 to Canada have lots of room but try their 330s 3-3-3 to the Cariibbean. I did and never again!
 
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Mon Feb 28, 2005 9:16 pm

Very nice and very innovative. Does anyone know if their A321's are likely to have them by July 2005?

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 9:36 pm

Rich,
Currently no major upgrades for the short-haul fleet in the pipeline, at least until the B767s are all completed, which will be early 2006.

Refurbishment with leather seats on the A320/321/B757 fleet was only completed about a year ago. Short-haul aircraft now have the same seat design, with the exception of Premium seats on the A321, which are slightly different and covered in thistle blue leather.

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Mon Feb 28, 2005 11:29 pm

Surely you cannot all be serious?  Wow!

I think some of you need a reality check on this one!

Either the colour balance on the photos is wrong or is that 'Thistle Blue" colour the worst colour I have possibly ever seen in my life.

Starclass - it looks even worse. Whatever possessed them to pick such a vile colour for all over the seats including the tray tables! Can you imagine what it will look like when it gets black marks all over it, stains and everything?

It looks like a hospital waiting room crossed with a Little Tykes Kitchen set.

The mood lighting?

Surely you cannot be serious they select red by the windows and blue for the ceiling when boarding?

Surely it doesn't take an hour to switch between colours?

All I say is what a waste of good leather......
 
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Tue Mar 01, 2005 12:49 am

I'm gonan go against the grain here and say i think it looks great! I raelly do think it looks great, a refreshing change from anything else, well done First Choice! Is the mood lighting in Premier only? I also assume they can fully illuminate the cabin normally?

Regards the seat colour, is probably very decieveing. When I first saw thew new short haul seats I thought it looekd awful, but when I flew Air2000 thought the colour looked great! Very comfortable as well!
 
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Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:01 am

Hi,

Quoting Flyba (reply 32):
Surely you cannot all be serious?

I think some of you need a reality check on this one!

Either the colour balance on the photos is wrong or is that 'Thistle Blue" colour the worst colour I have possibly ever seen in my life.

Starclass - it looks even worse. Whatever possessed them to pick such a vile colour for all over the seats including the tray tables! Can you imagine what it will look like when it gets black marks all over it, stains and everything?

It looks like a hospital waiting room crossed with a Little Tykes Kitchen set.

The mood lighting?

Surely you cannot be serious they select red by the windows and blue for the ceiling when boarding?

Surely it doesn't take an hour to switch between colours?

All I say is what a waste of good leather......


FINALLY!

I have been saying it looks awful since I worked at FC and saw the brochure pictures!

There is to much plastic and it looks very cold! The colour choice is very poor and the 'mood' lighting looks eerie and strange! That’s hardly going to help a nervous passenger!

Quoting Crosswind (reply 31):
Refurbishment with leather seats on the A320/321/B757 fleet was only completed about a year ago


Just to point out, it isn't leather! Its 'soft plastic' and gives you terrible back ache after a while. You can't sit up straight either as you slide out of the seat!

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Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:38 am

What's the difference between the black and the light blue seats? Are they both economy?

On another forum http://www.holidaytruths.co.uk/viewtopic.php?t=700, forum member fca2005, an Air 2000 employee, mentioned that the premium seats will have 2-2-2 configuration. Is he right? The company Website http://www.firstchoice.co.uk/fc/promo34/ has no mention of 2-2-2.

Here's the post:
"The new 767's we will be getting; there will be three of them. It will be premium class up to doors two, and then the rest will be economy. Premium will be in a seating configuration of 2-2-2 instead of 2-3-2 and they will 36" seat pitch with 9" TV screens in back of seats, the economy will be in a configuration of 2-3-2 as opposed to 2-4-2.

The aircrafts will be fitted with 3 new galleys as opposed to 2, and will be in the style of the 777, the toilets based on the jade green and pink mosaic.

We currently have 2 767's which carry 312 passengers. One of these 767's is going back to Boeing and the other, is staying at 312, and being refitted with green seats. These 767 will operate flights over Europe and Dominican Republic and Sanford flights ONLY. The 3 new 767 will carry around 250 people or less, and will do the rest of the long haul. And rumours are flying around as to the new 767 will be used to the annual round the world trips."


Any which way, it's always nice to see there are still carriers around who think comfort in flight is not something one should compromise on.
 
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Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:40 am

Quoting Flyba (reply 32):
Either the colour balance on the photos is wrong or is that 'Thistle Blue" colour the worst colour I have possibly ever seen in my life.


There weren't any photos of the Thisle Blue seats in this thread - the economy seats are Jade Green, and yes the colour balance in the photos is off, probably due to the use of a flash under dim cabin lighting. These are the Thisle Blue seats on the B757, this colour was used for all premium seats before the delivery of G-OOBK.

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Quoting Flyba (reply 32):
Surely it doesn't take an hour to switch between colours?


The sunrise/sunset settings do, the others, no. The whole point of the sunrise/sunset settings is that they gradually bring the cabin lighting up to or down from normal settings over an hour, it's more restful and relaxing that way. There's nothing relaxing about the cabin lights coming up suddenly on a dark cabin to serve breakfast at the end of a night flight!

Quoting ThomasCook (reply 34):
Just to point out, it isn't leather! Its 'soft plastic' and gives you terrible back ache after a while. You can't sit up straight either as you slide out of the seat!


It is leather, supplied by Andrew Muirhead Ltd, who supply leather to most of the world's major airlines (including British Airways) You couldn't have plastic seat covers on a commerical airliner, they wouldn't pass the flamability/burn requirements. There is a label sitched onto the inside of every seat cover attesting to it's origin.

Quoting ThomasCook (reply 34):
There is to much plastic and it looks very cold! The colour choice is very poor and the 'mood' lighting looks eerie and strange! That’s hardly going to help a nervous passenger!


There's the same amount of plastic as on any other airliner - the seatback traytable and PTV surrounds are plactic on every modern aircraft I've ever seen. The mood lighting has 6 different settings, from "normal" all the way through to the "boarding II" setting shown in the first photo. It is also obvious that the first photo was taken without use of a flash, and as such will always appear darker than it looks to the human eye.

I'm glad to see that you're still very bitter and resentful towards anything to do with First Choice, noting previous comments such as the ones made here;

Quoting ThomasCook:
One of the things that came to my knowledge; the new B767s are not ready to support all the services that First Choice have been selling them on. I have also learnt that they have very poor after sales service and even go so far as to laugh at their customers in some cases!

It will also be of major interest that MyTravel Group should have now owned First Choice if it weren't for fowl play on FC’s behalf, which consequently lead major losses from MyTravel! MyTravel have an EU court case against First Choice pending which will be of a great financial gain to MYT.

First Choice aren't all they are cracked up to be!

I have no idea of what happens in a Thomas Cook shop! I am not denying their success but the fact remains that FC contributed to MYTs losses.

About the B767s! Thats just it, they won't be ready for all the services they have been marketted for, even by summer. The most notable route being Sanford.


Some amazing claims, mis-selling the new 767 product, laughing at complaints, foul play in Brussels with the EU, the cause of the financial troubles at the MyTravel group. Quite a list of charges!

You don't have to like it, but spare us the drivel and rantings. It's a sign of desparation to have to invent things to support your argument. By the way, congratulations on being the last angry man.

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Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:43 am

Quoting ThomasCook (reply 34):
Just to point out, it isn't leather! Its 'soft plastic' and gives you terrible back ache after a while. You can't sit up straight either as you slide out of the seat!


OMG - that's even worse.

Leather actually breathes (it is a natural material after all) where as Plastic does not. Yuck. I can see it now.......all the sweaty legs of people in their shorts stuck to the seats, etc. Yuck.

In other words they have covered the seats with plastic like found on buses and taxi's. Maybe it's so that the crew can wipe down the seats easier from all the drunken people being sick after one last bender in Ibiza/Tenerife/Magaluf.
 
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Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:50 am

Hi,

I'm not sure as to whether I like having a stalker?  Big thumbs up Seems I have touched a nerve! The FCA Cabin Crew don't know what it is in that case because they said to a passenger behind me - "It's ok, it will wipe off, it's only plastic"!

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Quoting Crosswind (reply 36):
invent


No!

Truth

Yes!

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Tue Mar 01, 2005 1:50 am

Quoting Ktliem@yvr (reply 35):
What's the difference between the black and the light blue seats?


No black seats, they're beige! More info here, and all the 767s will be 7 abreast throughout when refitted.

Quite honestly, I'd ignore what's said at holidaytruths, much of it is far from the truth! The comments you mention above, are either not from a genuine employee, or a just a very badly-informed one. Either way they're inaccurate...

The current 767 staying with the company (G-OOAN) is currently undergoing the same refurbishment as shown in the photo, no 767s are retaining their old layouts.

Quoting Flyba (reply 37):
In other words they have covered the seats with plastic like found on buses and taxi's.


No, re-read my post (reply 36)

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Tue Mar 01, 2005 2:03 am

Quoting ThomasCook (reply 38):
Quoting Crosswind (reply 36):
invent

No!

Truth

Yes!


You haven't touched a nerve, but I always remember a bullshitter, my favourite bit was the cliam First Choice had been guilty of foul play with the EU, and that was the cause of MyTravel nearly going out of business.

I might forward your post to the legal team in Crawley, they could use a good laugh! While technically it's libelous, you're hardly credible.

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Tue Mar 01, 2005 2:09 am

Hi,

Whilst this remains hugely off topic, you will see, when read correctly, it says that they contributed and that is the reason that a court case is pending!

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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Tue Mar 01, 2005 2:14 am

I think that the new interiors are wonderful, why complain, people complain when they dont get this and now people are complaining and picking at little things. Ridiclous.

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AlitaliaMD11
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Tue Mar 01, 2005 2:31 am

sorry to go a bit off topic, but where can you book a First Choice Airways ticket??

I love the new interior!
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jmc757
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Tue Mar 01, 2005 4:18 am

Alitalia, being a charter airline all of their seats are sold through tour operators. For the new 767 long-haul services tickets are being sold only through companies in the First Choice group. The majority of seats will be sold as part of a package holiday, although there are some seat-only tickets available http://www.firstchoice.co.uk/flights/
 
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Tue Mar 01, 2005 6:14 am

Just to say, not wanting to steal FCA's thunder with regards to their extra legroom, but us humble folks at Astraeus have been operating our 757s in a 189 seating config since we introduced the type in the Spring. That gives everyone 35-36 inch seat pitch throughout the cabin. Now if only I could fit a disco ball - we'd be able to beat FCA on the lighting as well!!!!
 
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Sat Mar 12, 2005 10:00 pm

Hello,

Just an update on the in-flight beauty treatments on First Choice Airways.

They will trial the service called the "air therapist" on the Long-haul flights this summer. The service will Operate on flights form London, Manchester, Glasgow and Nottingham East Midlands to Cancun and Cozumel in Mexico, with the Star Class passengers being offered a variety of treatments for £12.50.

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Doesn't sound too bad!

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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Sat Mar 12, 2005 11:20 pm

A 767 can fly into Cozumel?
 
SignalOne
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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Sat Mar 12, 2005 11:42 pm

Hello,

Quoting IslipWN (Reply 47):
A 767 can fly into Cozumel?

According to AirlinerWorld yes! It doesn't say if there will be a stop on-route though.

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RE: First Interior Shots Of The New First Choice B767

Sat Mar 12, 2005 11:56 pm

Quoting IslipWN (Reply 47):
A 767 can fly into Cozumel?

Yes It can, there are less pax on these planes than other charters.

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