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by lhristebest
Wed May 30, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How far out of the way will people connect?
Replies: 104
Views: 6561

Re: How far out of the way will people connect?

LHR-IST-DXB-JFK wanted to try out the EK A380
LHR-CDG-DOH-HKG-NRT
NRT-AUH-LHR
LHR-WAW-FRA-IAH-AUS-JFK
EWR-IAD-FRA-WAW-LHR
NRT-KUL-LHR
and my most recent one last year
LCY-ORY-FDF-PTP-SXM-ATL-DTW-JFK
and the return
JFK-YVR-YUL-CMN-MAD-ORY-AMS-LHR
many more to come.

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by lhristebest
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 100 types reached :)
Replies: 40
Views: 4525

Re: 100 types reached :)

A318-100
A319-100
A320-200
A321-100/ 200
A330-200/ 300
A340-300/ 500/ 600
A350-900
A380-800
717-200
737-400/ 800/ 900/ 900ER
747-400/ 800
757-300
767-300ER/ 400ER
777-200/ 200ER/ 200LR/ 300ER
787-8
BAE 146-200
ERJ-145
ERJ-170
ERJ-175
ERJ-190

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by lhristebest
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Saudi/ Air Atlanta Iceland 747s?
Replies: 0
Views: 673

Saudi/ Air Atlanta Iceland 747s?

Hello I was wondering if it was possible to fly the airlines 747 on a scheduled flight or are they all chartered. After searching Saudis website I failed to find a scheduled flight.

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by lhristebest
Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is there an Aircraft you have flown with all Operators?
Replies: 26
Views: 1818

Re: Is there an Aircraft you have flown with all Operators?

A380 AF CDG-JFK OZ ICN-LAX BA LHR-YVR CZ CAN-LAX EK DXB- LHR EY LHR-AUH KE LAX-ICN LH FRA-MIA MH KUL-LHR QF SYD-DFW QR LHR-DOH SQ LHR-SIN TG BKK-LHR I have nearly completed the list as well AF CDG-JFK BA LHR-LAX CZ AMS-PEK EK DXB-MAN EY AUH-LHR LH FRA-IAH MH KUL-LHR QF LHR-DXB QR CDG-DOH SQ FRA-JFK...

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by lhristebest
Thu Oct 05, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is there an Aircraft you have flown with all Operators?
Replies: 26
Views: 1818

Is there an Aircraft you have flown with all Operators?

Have you flown an particular aircraft on every operator/ airline? I have done on the 767-400ER and soon to flown every operator of the A380 by April.

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by lhristebest
Thu Jun 22, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 747 scheduled to fly LAX-DTW
Replies: 1
Views: 1343

DL 747 scheduled to fly LAX-DTW

Hello everyone, just wanted to let anyone interested fly Delta's 747 there is one scheduled from LAX to DTW on the 5th of September. Departs a 23:25 but i forgot the flight number. Catch it whilst you can.

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by lhristebest
Fri Jun 24, 2016 3:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Worst Turbulence Experienced?
Replies: 17
Views: 8093

Worst Turbulence Experienced?

Hey guys, after a few bumpy flights recently I am wondering what people's worst turbulence encounter?

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by lhristebest
Fri May 27, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.
Replies: 250
Views: 28693

RE: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.

2016 Flown Swiss International Airlines A320-200 <acronym title="Harbor Airlines (USA)">HB</acronym>-JLR: <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym> Swiss International Airlines 777-300ER <a...

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by lhristebest
Thu May 26, 2016 9:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Better Y Seats On AF Or KL 777?
Replies: 7
Views: 1799

RE: Better Y Seats On AF Or KL 777?

I have to tell you both are bad as each over, Im sure AF flies the A380 there why not try that.

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by lhristebest
Sun Apr 24, 2016 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corsair 747 Question
Replies: 3
Views: 2153

Corsair 747 Question

After watching a video on Youtube, it shows Corsair had 747 flights from <acronym title="Paris - Orly (ORY / LFPO), France">ORY</acronym>-<acronym title="Ajaccio - Campo dell'Oro (AJA / LFKJ), France">AJA</acronym> in 2014. Will these flight be operating this summer or will they continue to their re...

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by lhristebest
Sat Apr 23, 2016 10:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Was The CZ Whale Jet In Chengdu?
Replies: 8
Views: 5894

Why Was The CZ Whale Jet In Chengdu?

They start the AMS A380 on 20th June. I do believe they send the A380 on domestic flights within China right now though.

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by lhristebest
Thu Apr 21, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Can't Find My Booking?
Replies: 4
Views: 2004

Airline Can't Find My Booking?

Hello everyone, I have had an odd stroke of luck. 4 of my bookings which were either made on expedia or ebookers are not found on the Manage Booking Page. Alitalia says they can't find the booking despite KLM having it loaded. Malaysia airlines states that the booking can't be viewed online and show...

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by lhristebest
Fri Apr 08, 2016 11:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.
Replies: 250
Views: 28693

RE: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ACDC8" class="quote" target="_blank">ACDC8</a> (<a href="#123" class="quote">Reply 123</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> No prizes for gue...

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by lhristebest
Sat Apr 02, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Hostesses Refuse To Wear Veil For CDG-Tehran
Replies: 155
Views: 24872

RE: AF Hostesses Refuse To Wear Veil For CDG-Tehran

Just send an all male crew there,I'm pretty sure this is just another excuse to strike.

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by lhristebest
Mon Mar 21, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian S16 EU Widebody Operation
Replies: 0
Views: 913

Austrian S16 EU Widebody Operation

Hello Just in case anyone missed it.
http://airlineroute.net/2016/03/21/os-eu-s16/

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by lhristebest
Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Part 1:Qatar Airways - Thailand And India
Replies: 15
Views: 12257

RE: Part 1:Qatar Airways - Thailand And India

Great Trip Report, I flew the A7-APB as well and it was very comfortable. I have only flown the 787 once and agree with you that it is uncomfortable.

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by lhristebest
Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Confirms 10-abreast Seating On 772A Fleet
Replies: 92
Views: 23824

UA Confirms 10-abreast Seating On 772A Fleet

10 Abreast is not that bad depending who you are sitting next to, however if the person is of a larger size or has no regards for personal space then it sucks big time.

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by lhristebest
Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Biman Bangladesh New International Routes
Replies: 20
Views: 8414

RE: Biman Bangladesh New International Routes

Hopefully they get 5th Freedom rights between JFK and wherever in Europe (hopefully). It'd be nice for more competition.

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by lhristebest
Tue Mar 01, 2016 8:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Iberia Seat Assignment
Replies: 15
Views: 4979

RE: Iberia Seat Assignment

I'm looing at some BCN-MAD flights for next month however scared they will be swapped from A332 to an A320 or worse.

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by lhristebest
Thu Feb 25, 2016 4:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 5th Freedom And Interesting Flights In SE Asia
Replies: 11
Views: 2606

RE: 5th Freedom And Interesting Flights In SE Asia

Anyone know where EVA Air flies their 747 around Asia? It would be nice to be on one.

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by lhristebest
Thu Feb 25, 2016 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European Widebody Flights 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 8390

RE: European Widebody Flights 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aw70" class="quote" target="_blank">aw70</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table border="0" alig...

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by lhristebest
Thu Feb 25, 2016 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European Widebody Flights 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 8390

RE: European Widebody Flights 2016

Also this might come to interest for some. http://airlineroute.net/2016/02/15/wk-340update1/. Hopefully I will able to fly on one.

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by lhristebest
Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European Widebody Flights 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 8390

RE: European Widebody Flights 2016

I'm trying to catch CN-RGA (RAM 747) on a European route but it is looking tricky.

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by lhristebest
Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.
Replies: 250
Views: 28693

RE: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.

Flown 1. Swiss International A320-200 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym> 2. Swiss International 777-300ER <acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym>-<...

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by lhristebest
Wed Feb 24, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European Widebody Flights 2016
Replies: 33
Views: 8390

European Widebody Flights 2016

Hello everyone. Feel free to contribute. For those who have not flown it already Swiss are flying their 77W on various routes till the end of March. <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> are doing A330-200 flights to various points such as <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), Unite...

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by lhristebest
Wed Feb 24, 2016 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Busiest Long-haul Destinations From MAN?
Replies: 16
Views: 5209

RE: Busiest Long-haul Destinations From MAN?

Dubai has to be up there, If I am correct Emirates has 3 flights a day which two are A380 amd one 77W.

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by lhristebest
Sun Jan 24, 2016 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IR To Buy 8 A380s
Replies: 207
Views: 51821

RE: IR To Buy 8 A380s

What great news to end the week with (providing it does happen). Hopefully I will get the chance to on fly one. Here's hoping for more A380 operators.

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by lhristebest
Mon Dec 28, 2015 11:54 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Way To TLV From US East Coast In Y+/J
Replies: 12
Views: 2494

RE: Best Way To TLV From US East Coast In Y+/J

Fly British Airways if the price is right. No need to take the train to NYC and they have good frequencies to both Origin and Destination.

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by lhristebest
Fri Dec 25, 2015 3:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: On What Routes Does Virgin Atlantic Use Their 744?
Replies: 5
Views: 1888

RE: On What Routes Does Virgin Atlantic Use Their

Your best bet is flying LGW-MCO. That will be operated by the 747 for a while.

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by lhristebest
Wed Dec 16, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudi Retiring 747 PAX?
Replies: 5
Views: 1903

Saudi Retiring 747 PAX?

Hello Guys, after searching the Saudi schedule it seems like there is no sign of the 747 after March. Does this mean they are being retired or they do not put up their schedule this early?

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by lhristebest
Sun Dec 06, 2015 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights
Replies: 58
Views: 9677

RE: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vadheim" class="quote" target="_blank">vadheim</a> (<a href="#50" class="quote">Reply 50</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I never knew it...

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by lhristebest
Sat Dec 05, 2015 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights
Replies: 58
Views: 9677

RE: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights

Any Contribution is welcome guys so no need to debate whether Israel is in Europe or not.

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by lhristebest
Thu Dec 03, 2015 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights
Replies: 58
Views: 9677

RE: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights

Plus guys IB is doing a few MAD-BCN on their new A330-200 in February

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by lhristebest
Wed Dec 02, 2015 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: W15/16 European Wide Body Flights
Replies: 58
Views: 9677

W15/16 European Wide Body Flights

Hello Guys, I am posting for the benefit for me and other users. I know there are the obvious few but wanted to know if any airlines are doing special flights for various purposes as well. Thanks in advance for any contribution.

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by lhristebest
Mon Nov 30, 2015 5:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.
Replies: 250
Views: 28693

RE: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MIAspotter" class="quote" target="_blank">MIAspotter</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Funn...

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by lhristebest
Mon Nov 30, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.
Replies: 250
Views: 28693

RE: Your 2015/2016 Booked/Flown List.

FR 737-800 <acronym title="London - Stansted (STN / EGSS), United Kingdom">STN</acronym>-WMI <acronym title="Ryanair (Ireland)">FR</acronym> 737-800 WMI-<acronym title="London - Stansted (STN / EGSS), United Kingdom">STN</acronym> <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> A321-200 <acronym title...

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by lhristebest
Sat Nov 28, 2015 7:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qatar Airways Retiring A340-600?
Replies: 1
Views: 1800

Qatar Airways Retiring A340-600?

I just looked in April for the Qatar Airways A340-600 to Colombo, Algiers and Kuala Lumpur and none showed as the aircraft. Are they retiring them or sending them else where?

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by lhristebest
Tue Nov 24, 2015 8:26 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Kuwait Airways FRA-GVA Tomorrow
Replies: 0
Views: 1486

Kuwait Airways FRA-GVA Tomorrow

Heads Up spotters, I just noticed Kuwait Airways is sending their 747 on that route tomorrow and on the way back on Thursday. With luck I will catch it. It is only £80 for a one way ticket so I highly recommend it.

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by lhristebest
Fri Nov 06, 2015 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ 2nd Quarter Profit Up 135%; Tiger Takeover Bid
Replies: 43
Views: 5731

RE: SQ 2nd Quarter Profit Up 135%; Tiger Takeover Bid

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tortugamon" class="quote" target="_blank">tortugamon</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> US carriers...

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by lhristebest
Fri Oct 23, 2015 6:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight Reg Help.
Replies: 2
Views: 2437

Flight Reg Help.

Hello guys I flew UA1482 on the 21st October and wanted to know the exact reg, I am looking at FR24 and Flightaware but both are telling me two different things. Thanks in advance for any information.

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by lhristebest
Thu Oct 15, 2015 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad To Reduce A380 Service To LHR By One-third
Replies: 13
Views: 11962

RE: Etihad To Reduce A380 Service To LHR By One-third

Comparing the A345 and A380 at EY the A345 was more comfortable, its not a huge loss if you got the A346.

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by lhristebest
Tue Sep 29, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX To Retire 744 Fleet Earlier Than Scheduled
Replies: 15
Views: 8638

RE: CX To Retire 744 Fleet Earlier Than Scheduled

I did <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - International (Chek Lap Kok) (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> on B-...

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by lhristebest
Fri Sep 25, 2015 10:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Experience In Flying Air Canada To & From Asia?
Replies: 7
Views: 2795

RE: Experience In Flying Air Canada To & From Asia

I have flown both 10Y 777 and 9Y 787 and would say the 787 is worse in my opinion. However I don't remember Air Canada being bad, flew them in 2012 a few times and they were actually decent.

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by lhristebest
Mon Sep 21, 2015 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Air Maroc 747 Question.
Replies: 9
Views: 2445

Royal Air Maroc 747 Question.

Hello Everyone
I am looking at FR24 and I am seeing that RAM's 747 is sent to Paris multiple times, are these scheduled flights or are they last minute up-gauges. Thank you for any information.

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by lhristebest
Wed Sep 16, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kuwait Airways 747 Oct Schedule
Replies: 0
Views: 892

Kuwait Airways 747 Oct Schedule

Hello everyone, I am just wondering if anyone here knows if the Kuwait Airways 747 is scheduled to fly anywhere in October or even November. Thanks in advance for any information.

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by lhristebest
Sun Aug 30, 2015 7:22 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transfer Desk At KWI?
Replies: 1
Views: 1637

Transfer Desk At KWI?

As I do not wish to enter the country I am wondering if there is a transfer desk at KWI for a flight arriving at 3am and leaving at Mid day. Thank you in advance for any information.

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by lhristebest
Sun Aug 30, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kuwait 744 Fully Integrated Into Airline Service
Replies: 22
Views: 9235

RE: Kuwait 744 Fully Integrated Into Airline Service

When is the the refurbishment going to happen?

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by lhristebest
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Layover With Separate Tickets
Replies: 15
Views: 3068

RE: Airport Layover With Separate Tickets

I booked something similar, <acronym title="London - City (LCY / EGLC), United Kingdom">LCY</acronym>-<acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>, <acronym title="Ryanair (Ireland)">FR</acronym>-<acronym t...

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by lhristebest
Fri Aug 21, 2015 8:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Most Disappointing Equipment Change.
Replies: 102
Views: 10990

RE: Your Most Disappointing Equipment Change.

I don't know if this counts but today i lost the <acronym title="Kuwait Airways">KU</acronym> 747 due to an annoying cancellation by <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>. I'm hoping they will do future <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acron...

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by lhristebest
Fri Aug 21, 2015 11:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kuwait Airways 747 Flights W15
Replies: 2
Views: 1678

Kuwait Airways 747 Flights W15

After a disappointing cancellation from <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>, it meant that I could not fly the 747 <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Geneva - International (Cointrin) (GVA / LSGG), Switzerland">GVA</...

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