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AA 767 Or 777 MAN-LAX

Mon Jan 24, 2005 9:21 pm

OK I have a few options here and just want some opinions:

MAN-ORD-LAX on an AA 767 returning LAX-LHR-MAN on an AA 777 and BA 757


MAN-LHR-LAX with BA 757 and AA 777 and same on the return.

The latter is £40 more expensive, which would you go for?

Pro's of 777:
Shorter outgoing flight
Much more room

Pro's of 767:
Get to see a bit of Chicago
£40 cheaper

Any more?
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RE: AA 767 Or 777 MAN-LAX

Mon Jan 24, 2005 10:13 pm


I'd personally go for the first option. Then you get to see a bit of ORD airport and the pleasure of flying on a T7 on the return.

Thats just my 2 pence worth anyhow. Enjoy the trip.



P.S Whats the aircraft ORD-LAX?
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RE: AA 767 Or 777 MAN-LAX

Tue Jan 25, 2005 4:08 am

If I were you, I'd see about using BD MAN-ORD or MAN-LAS then a connecting local service (UA or HP maybe). BD's standards run rings around those of AA and BA. PTV's, newer planes, free alcohol in Y .

Up to you, but if it was me, I'd avoid AA like the plague.

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RE: AA 767 Or 777 MAN-LAX

Tue Jan 25, 2005 8:14 am

I am flying MAN-ORD-LAX and v/v next month with BD and UA. I would say go for bmi instead of AA, cost was £277 return, although i did see one option of AA MAN-MIA-LAX-ORD-MAN for £226, but these fares have gone now.

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RE: AA 767 Or 777 MAN-LAX

Wed Jan 26, 2005 12:42 am

I got a good price on AA over £100 cheaper than the next cheapest. AA are actually doing fares for about £300 on the dates i want to go, but I decided to fly MAN-LHR-LAX I've done this route before and the PVT's are a god send on this route. I've flown MAN-ORD before on the 767, No PVT's and I didnt really get to see much of chicago as I was connecting to MIA. The ORD to LAX route is on a 767.

[Edited 2005-01-25 16:44:42]
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