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by birka340
Mon Mar 05, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AF422 5 March CDG-BOG Diverted To Terceira (TER)
Replies: 8
Views: 7331

AF422 5 March CDG-BOG Diverted To Terceira (TER)

According to Swedish newspaper Expressen, AF422 has made an adhoc landing into The Azores today 5th March. Airport is Terceira. On Air France homepage it says: Due to a technical incident, the itinerary of flight AF422 has been changed. Information given to passengers is that they will stay in <acro...

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by birka340
Wed Feb 22, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS A340-300 OY-KBM In Star Alliance Colors?
Replies: 4
Views: 5300

RE: SAS A340-300 OY-KBM In Star Alliance Colors?

This A340 has the A330 configuration with 34 BusinessClass seats, 35 Economy Extra seats and 195 Economy seats.
Normally A340 has Business 46, Economy Extra 28, Economy 164.

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by birka340
Sat Oct 27, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dash8 Gear Collapse At CPH
Replies: 179
Views: 23990

RE: Dash8 Gear Collapse At CPH

If I remember correct SAS was the launch customer for the Q400. Did SAS receive all the first produced
which means the fleet from SAS has been in traffic longer than other carriers Q400?

/B

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by birka340
Wed Feb 21, 2007 6:53 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How To Fly AGP-BKK-CPH?
Replies: 4
Views: 5502

How To Fly AGP-BKK-CPH?

Can anyone here on the A.net advice me how to book a "nice price" for a trip starting in Malaga, <acronym title="Malaga (AGP / LEMG), Spain">AGP</acronym>, Spain to <acronym title="Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi International (BKK / VTBS), Thailand">BKK</acronym> and flying back to Copenhagen, <acronym titl...

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by birka340
Tue Feb 20, 2007 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LCY Closed Due To Incident
Replies: 25
Views: 10045

RE: LCY Closed Due To Incident

Both SAS flights SK509 <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>-<acronym title="London - City (LCY / EGLC), United Kingdom">LCY</acronym> and SK517 <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym>-<acronym title="London - City (LCY / EGLC), Uni...

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by birka340
Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Stockholm-Beijing A Reality
Replies: 30
Views: 6377

RE: SAS Stockholm-Beijing A Reality

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by birka340
Thu Aug 24, 2006 2:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Non-Rev Fees For Your Airline
Replies: 45
Views: 12323

RE: Non-Rev Fees For Your Airline

Reg non-rev travel.

Do you now if Singapore Airlines has any agreements with other airlines for non-rev ZED-zone travels?

Only within Star Alliance?

/B

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by birka340
Tue Aug 15, 2006 9:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS To Get A340 From Canada?
Replies: 80
Views: 13891

RE: SAS To Get A340 From Canada?

If SAS will add the two AC A340s, when can they be operated in SAS colours?
How many weeks/months will it take to make a deal?

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by birka340
Mon Jul 31, 2006 6:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: BKK-SIN SQ,CX,LX - C,FS
Replies: 3
Views: 3710

BKK-SIN SQ,CX,LX - C,FS

I need to make a small trip from <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> in a few weeks and I think I will book a C or F ticket. Paying the ticket in THB (Thailand Baht) the co...

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by birka340
Thu Jul 27, 2006 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First SAS A319 In Retro...
Replies: 18
Views: 6371

RE: First SAS A319 In Retro...

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by birka340
Wed Jul 26, 2006 3:30 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: YVR - JFK CX Or AC
Replies: 1
Views: 5068

YVR - JFK CX Or AC

I might be flying <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym> - <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> in September and have two choices: Cathay Pacific Airways - B744 Air Ca...

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by birka340
Fri Jun 02, 2006 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transwede RJ70 Ops Question
Replies: 2
Views: 2272

RE: Transwede RJ70 Ops Question

The aircraft is only flying this route at the moment. Some Saturdays it´s out for charter flights.

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by birka340
Sun May 28, 2006 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corsair 744 - Starting HEL-HKT Leisure Flights
Replies: 38
Views: 13757

RE: Corsair 744 - Starting HEL-HKT Leisure Flights

Oops..a bit tired in my earlier reply.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> Summary of seats, it´s 582 24 Premium, upperdeck, 44 pitch 33 Extra, upperdeck, 31-34 pitch 3 standard, upperdeck, 29 pitch 462 standard, maindeck, 30-33 pitch 60 standard, maindeck. 29 pitch...

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by birka340
Sun May 28, 2006 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corsair 744 - Starting HEL-HKT Leisure Flights
Replies: 38
Views: 13757

RE: Corsair 744 - Starting HEL-HKT Leisure Flights

Corsair B744 has 582 seats. 24 Premium and 33 Extra setas on upperdeck 522 seats on maindeck. This B747 will also be scheduled <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND O...

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by birka340
Sun Apr 30, 2006 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AY's Lie-flats Installed By May 14th
Replies: 13
Views: 2805

RE: AY's Lie-flats Installed By May 14th

Are the new seats a success for AY?

SAS has delayed their refurbishment due problem with the seats after three or four aircrafts. They will start after summer again.

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by birka340
Mon Mar 13, 2006 8:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Mystery Of The Scandinavian Passenger?
Replies: 75
Views: 12642

RE: The Mystery Of The Scandinavian Passenger?

I think we only have one word for this behavior: complimentary! When it´s free - we (many of us) take it all. We are not used to complimentary drinks. Many also "must do it": holiday = flying = drinks Pass through an Scandinavian airport around 6 a.m when it`s time for a charter airline to depart - ...

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by birka340
Wed Mar 08, 2006 1:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Service In Premium Economy For VS?
Replies: 3
Views: 5671

RE: Service In Premium Economy For VS?

Is the food the same as in normal Economy Class?

/B

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by birka340
Wed Mar 08, 2006 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SK A330/340 Business Class Seating
Replies: 10
Views: 5351

RE: SK A330/340 Business Class Seating

On the Danish Travel Trade site, www.standby.dk, they today announce that all rebuilding of the SAS A340 to new seats will be finished by 21st of March.

/B

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by birka340
Fri Mar 03, 2006 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Discontinues BKK-SIN-BKK
Replies: 51
Views: 7914

SAS Discontinues BKK-SIN-BKK

From 1st of April SAS Scandinavian Airlines will discontiune their A343 sector <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym>-<acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK ...

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by birka340
Thu Mar 02, 2006 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways J Class Product
Replies: 6
Views: 8369

RE: Thai Airways J Class Product

Please delete this post.

[Edited 2006-03-01 19:33:20]

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by birka340
Thu Mar 02, 2006 3:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways J Class Product
Replies: 6
Views: 8369

RE: Thai Airways J Class Product

For the most comfort, fly via <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> or <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym> to connect to the <acronym title="Thai International (Thailand)">TG</acronym> B747. On these routes you will be seated in...

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by birka340
Wed Mar 01, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DXB- BKK On EK/CX/TG Non-rev
Replies: 1
Views: 6521

DXB- BKK On EK/CX/TG Non-rev

I am planning to fly from Dubai to Bangkok, <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> has three own flights (EK384, EK418, EK372) then TG518 and CX750) Has anyone here on the A.nex experience from non-rev this route? <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> ...

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by birka340
Tue Feb 28, 2006 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS New Business Class
Replies: 5
Views: 4058

RE: SAS New Business Class

Two aircrafts are in operation with the new business class cabin, <acronym title="Lybian Arab Airlines">LN</acronym>-RKG and OY-KBA. They are scheduled on the <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>,<acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International ...

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by birka340
Tue Feb 21, 2006 8:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BA 772 BOM - LHR World Traveller Plus Pics
Replies: 14
Views: 29639

RE: BA 772 BOM - LHR World Traveller Plus Pics

The meal tray offered in <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> <acronym title="Nigeria Airways">WT</acronym>+, is that the same as in World Traveller? Any difference between the inflight concepts <acronym title="Nigeria Airways">WT</acronym>+ and <acronym title="Nigeria Airways">WT</acronym>...

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by birka340
Sat Feb 18, 2006 6:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reduced Upgrades On Transatlantics
Replies: 1
Views: 2203

RE: Reduced Upgrades On Transatlantics

SAS offers an upgrade to Economy Extra for USD200 (correct amount?) for flights departing from US to Scandinavia - I don´t know if they offer upgrades to Business Class for cash.

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by birka340
Fri Feb 17, 2006 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Use Miles To Upgrade A Non-rev Ticket?
Replies: 10
Views: 5956

RE: Use Miles To Upgrade A Non-rev Ticket?

I know that within Star Alliance it is possible to buy a ZED non-rev ticket in BusinessClass among some of the airlines. How is it within other alliances? For example: Can an <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> staff buy a non-rev Club World ticket on <acronym title="British Airway...

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by birka340
Thu Feb 16, 2006 9:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To CPH - Will It Go Ahead?
Replies: 7
Views: 4780

RE: EK To CPH - Will It Go Ahead?

I also saw that the news was back but CPH is not yet back on the routemap as a "coming destination"...

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by birka340
Wed Feb 15, 2006 8:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger Priorities When Flights Are Cancelled
Replies: 10
Views: 7390

RE: Passenger Priorities When Flights Are Cancelled

If you accept the passengers from the cancelled first flight on the second flight and the original booked passengers on the second flight can?t be accepted, you need to pay out a Denied Boarding Compensation regarding to new European Union (EU) regulations 2004/261 for all flights departing from an ...

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by birka340
Mon Feb 13, 2006 8:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Snow Cancellations
Replies: 102
Views: 9770

RE: Snow Cancellations

SAS SK903, <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym>-<acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>, <acronym title="DAS Air Limited (Kenya)">SE</acronym>-REE, diverted to Montreal (<acronym title="Montreal - Pierre Elliott ...

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by birka340
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any News @ Swiss In Summer 2006?
Replies: 33
Views: 6868

RE: Any News @ Swiss In Summer 2006?

SWISS will change their timetable <acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym>-<acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym> to : <acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym>-<acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (AR...

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by birka340
Wed Feb 01, 2006 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS Non-rev From JFK?
Replies: 32
Views: 4884

RE: VS Non-rev From JFK?

A question to VS staff - Can you buy a non-rev standbyticket for Upper Class?

/B

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by birka340
Wed Feb 01, 2006 5:27 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Finnair Business Class - New Lieflat Seats
Replies: 1
Views: 7802

Finnair Business Class - New Lieflat Seats

Today I read on Finnairs site that their first MD11 (OH-<acronym title="Liege (- Bierset) (LGG / EBLG), Belgium">LGG</acronym>) is fitted with their new lie-flats seats, started <acronym title="Helsinki - Vantaa (HEL / EFHK), Finland">HEL</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New T...

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by birka340
Sat Jan 28, 2006 3:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP
Replies: 11
Views: 3273

RE: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP

Isn´t it strange to choose an airport with snowdisaster for a refueling? Maybe it´s not that easy to reschedule. SAA is not serving <acronym title="Milan - Malpensa (MXP / LIMC), Italy">MXP</acronym> during winter and might not have any cateringitems in <acronym title="Milan - Malpensa (MXP / LIMC),...

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by birka340
Sat Jan 28, 2006 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP
Replies: 11
Views: 3273

RE: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP

SA9237 has now got a further delay, 28th! Jan 09:00, ETA <acronym title="Johannesburg - International (Jan Smuts) (JNB / FAJS), South Africa">JNB</acronym> 19:00. Further delay due weather? How is the weather situation over MIL at moment? By this time crew need to be fit for flight after their hotel...

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by birka340
Sat Jan 28, 2006 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA Star Alliance Surprise
Replies: 49
Views: 10896

RE: SAA Star Alliance Surprise

When is the big day for SAA to be a "real" Star - member?

/B

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by birka340
Fri Jan 27, 2006 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP
Replies: 11
Views: 3273

RE: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP

I now saw on flysaa.com that new departure from Milan <acronym title="Milan - Malpensa (MXP / LIMC), Italy">MXP</acronym> is 20:00 tonight and will arrive 6:30 tomorrow morning, around 20 hrs delay. From the call I got from some passengers o/b I am not sure if the deicing made the electric fault or ...

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by birka340
Fri Jan 27, 2006 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP
Replies: 11
Views: 3273

SAA B747 LHR-S.A Standing In MXP

One of SAAs eveningflights out of <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> yesterday, 26th, landed in <acronym title="Milan - Malpensa (MXP / LIMC), Italy">MXP</acronym> for fueling. After deicing problems an electrical problem has caused aircraft is still in <ac...

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by birka340
Fri Jan 20, 2006 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Starts LCY-ARN On 13FEB06 With Avro RJ70
Replies: 41
Views: 5971

RE: SAS Starts LCY-ARN On 13FEB06 With Avro RJ70

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by birka340
Fri Jan 20, 2006 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Aircraft Blocked Runway In CPH 19th Jan
Replies: 1
Views: 2593

AF Aircraft Blocked Runway In CPH 19th Jan

Today, 19th, an Air France airliner blocked one of the runways in <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>. Together with strong winds and snow this caused very long delays into <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> due single runw...

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by birka340
Thu Jan 19, 2006 8:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Double Daily To Zurich
Replies: 12
Views: 5813

RE: EK Double Daily To Zurich

Does <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> offer any interlineprices with other carriers or they only sell tickets with "EK only"? I have heard <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> offers prices in Scandinavia with <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)"...

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by birka340
Wed Jan 18, 2006 10:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eurotraveler On BA
Replies: 3
Views: 1652

RE: Eurotraveler On BA

Monkeyboi - in your reply, you answered my questions. We typed our message at same time.  

/B

[Edited 2006-01-18 02:27:55]

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by birka340
Wed Jan 18, 2006 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eurotraveler On BA
Replies: 3
Views: 1652

RE: Eurotraveler On BA

These type of seating is almost standard for the European carriers in Airbus A318/319/320/321 and Boeing 737 fleets. When BusinessClass/ClubEurope is booked you just reconfigure the correct amounts of seats. Seat ABC on the left will only be 2 (you press them together so the middle seat is narrow. D...

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by birka340
Tue Jan 17, 2006 6:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upgrading At Check-in
Replies: 5
Views: 4197

RE: Upgrading At Check-in

Thai in Scandinavia (<acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> & <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym>) offer an one-class upgrade for I think around USD640 per leg. I am not sure if they offer the same flying <acronym title="Bangkok ...

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by birka340
Wed Jan 11, 2006 10:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longhaul Economy Class Drink Concept
Replies: 7
Views: 3893

Longhaul Economy Class Drink Concept

How about Economy Class Longhaul inflight nowadays? I have tried to make a small quick-fact regarding beverage service. American All American carriers (trans-Atlantic flights) charge for wine/beer/liquers. Asian Asian carriers offer full service European Most European carrier offer full beverage ser...

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by birka340
Sun Jan 08, 2006 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AY First Lie-Flats In The Air Yet?
Replies: 20
Views: 5323

RE: AY First Lie-Flats In The Air Yet?

If I remember correct, SAS will launch their new seat on 20th of Jan on SK937 Copenhagen - Seattle, 46 seats in Business Class.

/B

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by birka340
Thu Jan 05, 2006 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM KL810 In Copenhagen 5th Jan
Replies: 9
Views: 6394

KLM KL810 In Copenhagen 5th Jan

This morning I saw KL810 from Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur on the arrival screens in Copenhagen, <acronym title="Stauning (STA / EKVJ), Denmark">STA</acronym> 07:20 local time. KL810 on the departure screen to Amsterdam at STD 09:30 local time. Was this a diversion or just a change of crew? KL810 is nor...

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by birka340
Thu Jan 05, 2006 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats Going On Here With EK At DXB
Replies: 13
Views: 5504

RE: Whats Going On Here With EK At DXB

The word "apron" written in the first post under this topic:
Is this an abbreviation? Standing for?

//birka

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by birka340
Thu Jan 05, 2006 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Now Official Star Alliance Partner
Replies: 10
Views: 4652

RE: Swiss Now Official Star Alliance Partner

Does anyone know the real date for SWISS to join the Star Alliance with Fqtv traveler benefits etc..

//B

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by birka340
Sat Dec 31, 2005 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates To Copenhagen - Winter 2006
Replies: 40
Views: 6882

RE: Emirates To Copenhagen - Winter 2006

What type of own <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> staff, and how many, will be needed for their new operations at <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>? I assume they will use a handling agent for check-in, boarding etc. Does <acronym ...

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by birka340
Tue Dec 27, 2005 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates To Copenhagen - Winter 2006
Replies: 40
Views: 6882

RE: Emirates To Copenhagen - Winter 2006

Reading the Danish newsletter <a href="http://www.standby.dk" target=_blank>www.standby.dk</a> (in Dansih) the Emirates person says the <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>-<acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> ro...

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