Sabena332
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LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 5:01 am

I got a boatload of miles credited to my Lufthansa Miles&More account recently due to the merger of the Swiss Travel Club and the Lufthansa Miles& More program and due to some newspaper subscriptions. A few days ago I realized that I even have so many miles to book a so called "fly-smart" flight to the USA. A flight on LOT is pretty interesting for me because they are still operating two 767-200s (SP-LOA and SP-LOB).

Does anyone know where LOT's 762s are flying to? Do they even fly regulary to the USA or do they only serve flights to other destinations? Is there a flight which is always operated by the 762? I don't want to spend so many miles just to find out that the equipment for my flight changed and I have to fly on a 767-300 on which I already flew countless times.

Any information is appreciated!

Patrick
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3MilesToWRO
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 5:10 am

Do you have access to Usenet (i.e. News)? You might ask on pl.rec.lotnictwo newsgroup, there should be some people who might know this. Group language is, of course, Polish, but I think occasional English will only do them good for language excercise  Wink
 
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 5:19 am

Quoting Sabena332 (Thread starter):
Do they even fly regulary to the USA or do they only serve flights to other destinations?

I have seen LOT 762's in ORD pretty regularly over the past eight or so years. I think the route is usually a mix of 762/763's.
 
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 5:49 am

Quoting 3MilesToWRO (Reply 1):
You might ask on pl.rec.lotnictwo newsgroup

Thanks for the tip, I will ask there and I will even post my question in Polish (a friend of me is from Poland and I am sure that she will translate a short text for me).  Wink

Quoting MSYtristar (Reply 2):
I have seen LOT 762's in ORD pretty regularly over the past eight or so years. I think the route is usually a mix of 762/763's.

I just made a few quick searches on Amadeus.net and it seems that all of LOT's North American destinations get served with a mix of 762 and 763, there is no route which is operated with the 762 only.

Patrick
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LONGisland89
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 7:13 am

Quoting MSYtristar (Reply 2):
I have seen LOT 762's in ORD pretty regularly over the past eight or so years. I think the route is usually a mix of 762/763's.

Also mixed between 763's and 762's here at JFK.
 
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 7:59 am

Quoting LONGisland89 (Reply 4):
Also mixed between 763's and 762's here at JFK.

The same at YYZ

Cheers,
 
Sabena332
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 9:43 am

Quoting LONGisland89 (Reply 4):
Also mixed between 763's and 762's here at JFK.

&

Quoting Swissy (Reply 5):
The same at YYZ

Please see:

Quoting Sabena332 (Reply 3):
and it seems that all of LOT's North American destinations get served with a mix of 762 and 763, there is no route which is operated with the 762 only.

I already found out.  Wink

Patrick
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 3:55 pm

Patrick,

My friends are correct. KRK---> JFK, ORD and WAW ---> YYZ, JFK,EWR,ORD all get a mix of the aircraft.

I must say that usually KRK ---> JFK and ORD is scheduled with a 762 than a 763 because the demand is less than to Warsaw even at high summer season. (even though the majority of Polaks in Chicago are from Krakow/Tarnow)

I do suggest you make the Warsaw-Chicago hop though, Its the longest out of the LOT pond hops and certainly you fly into the best airport in the world  Wink
 
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Mon Apr 17, 2006 4:11 pm

Quoting Sabena332 (Reply 3):
all of LOT's North American destinations get served with a mix of 762 and 763, there is no route which is operated with the 762 only.

That is the truth. KRK gets 762 more often than WAW on Polish side.
 
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Wed Apr 19, 2006 9:22 pm

Quoting LOT767-300ER (Reply 7):
I do suggest you make the Warsaw-Chicago hop though

I just flew the route a week ago, it was 767-300.....

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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Wed Apr 19, 2006 10:14 pm

I've seen the 762 at LHR a few times this year.
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konrad
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Wed Apr 19, 2006 10:48 pm

LO151/152, 153/154 WAW-TLV and WAW-KRK-TLV are often upgraded to 762 or 763 even though 734 equipment is listed. As far as the US and Canada routes are concerned it is usually a mix of -200 and -300. Also, last minute substitutions are possible.

Why don't you try LOT EMB-170 or EMB-175 (starting this summer) instead. Much nicer to the worn-out 762s.
 
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RE: LOT's 767-200s, To Which Destinations Do They Fly?

Wed Apr 19, 2006 10:58 pm

i ve seen it in larnaca (cyprus) too.
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