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by sfoqqaa
Mon Mar 17, 2008 1:29 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CO44/45 EWR-MXP-EWR BusinessFirst+Cockpit Jumpseat
Replies: 21
Views: 9712

RE: CO44/45 EWR-MXP-EWR BusinessFirst+Cockpit Jumpseat

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Jan 02, 2008 6:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Dumbest Things Heard From Passengers
Replies: 191
Views: 21741

RE: Dumbest Things Heard From Passengers

True story. Was walking past the Continental President's Club at Houston Bush Airport when an elderly woman turns to her husband and says, "What's that?" The husband in a loud voice proclaims, "That's the room where George Bush goes when he travels commercial." I guess a President's Club at George B...

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Jan 02, 2008 3:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin America LAX-SFO On Thanksgiving Day-No Pics
Replies: 13
Views: 8462

RE: Virgin America LAX-SFO On Thanksgiving Day-No Pics

Had a smiliar experience recently on VX. I just put my trip report in. Very interesting!

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Jan 02, 2008 2:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AA/VX New York City to San Francisco
Replies: 6
Views: 9130

AA/VX New York City to San Francisco

Hi All, This is my first time doing a trip report so not sure if there is any specific format in this forum!  <img border=0 src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" border=0> Living in New York, I wanted to get home to San Francisco for the holidays, but found all the <acronym title="San Franci...

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by sfoqqaa
Sun Dec 30, 2007 7:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Predictions For 2008
Replies: 9
Views: 3525

RE: Predictions For 2008

What a fun post! Let me give it a try. 1. <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>/BA try again for Anti-Trust immunity. 2. <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> fix doesn't work! 2008 summer of hell in New York! ...

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by sfoqqaa
Thu Dec 20, 2007 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: White-Knuckle Landing For SFO Flight
Replies: 22
Views: 12244

RE: White-Knuckle Landing For SFO Flight

Looks like KTVU corrected the story or at least took the 727 out of it!

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Florida Schedule Changes
Replies: 69
Views: 8748

RE: AA Florida Schedule Changes

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Dec 19, 2007 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: White-Knuckle Landing For SFO Flight
Replies: 22
Views: 12244

White-Knuckle Landing For SFO Flight

<a href="http://www.ktvu.com/news/14889008/detail.html" target=_blank>http://www.ktvu.com/news/14889008/detail.html</a> I'm glad everyone is <acronym title="CSA Czech Airlines">OK</acronym>, but thought the type of aircraft was of interest  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" alt=...

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Dec 19, 2007 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Florida Schedule Changes
Replies: 69
Views: 8748

RE: AA Florida Schedule Changes

Looks like the slots are being used to beef up existing routes. <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym>-<acronym title="Nashville - International (Metropolitan) (BNA / KBNA), USA - Tennessee">BNA</acronym> 4 daily flights <acronym title="New York - La Guardi...

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by sfoqqaa
Wed Dec 19, 2007 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Muffin "theft" Results In Suspension
Replies: 55
Views: 13112

RE: BA Muffin "theft" Results In Suspension

I'd be curious as to who turned him in and how management found out.
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by sfoqqaa
Mon Sep 10, 2007 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Connecting Time From SFO-JFK-AUH (advice Needed)
Replies: 5
Views: 3082

RE: Connecting Time From SFO-JFK-AUH (advice Needed)

I think you also need to consider the fact that you will probably have to reclaim your luggage and then recheck your bags as Virgin probably does not have an interline agreement in place with your connecting flight. However, if both flights are in Terminal 4, then you should be <acronym title="CSA C...

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by sfoqqaa
Sun Sep 02, 2007 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American's Lack Of In-flight Service, Or Laziness
Replies: 102
Views: 11624

RE: American's Lack Of In-flight Service, Or Laziness

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by sfoqqaa
Thu Aug 30, 2007 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Announces BOS-PHL
Replies: 38
Views: 5992

RE: DL Announces BOS-PHL

I believe American Eagle pulled out of the BOS-PHL market not to long ago as well.

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by sfoqqaa
Thu Aug 30, 2007 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran Expands MKE, Adds PHX And RSW
Replies: 21
Views: 4172

RE: AirTran Expands MKE, Adds PHX And RSW

If Airtran really wants to hit <acronym title="Midwest Express (USA)">YX</acronym>, start flying their business routes. <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym>, <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym>, ...

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by sfoqqaa
Thu Aug 30, 2007 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SFO New LCC Advertising Thread
Replies: 8
Views: 2925

RE: SFO New LCC Advertising Thread

Southwest has advertised for years around the Bay Area as they have large operations in <acronym title="San Jose - Norman Y. Mineta International (Municipal) (SJC / KSJC), USA - California">SJC</acronym> and <acronym title="Oakland - Metropolitan Oakland International (OAK / KOAK), USA - California"...

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American At ORD
Replies: 45
Views: 8754

RE: American At ORD

Very Interesting. I believe <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> has a schedule change taking affect on September 5th that may show a few other adjustments out of <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>. <acronym title="American Air...

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 12:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Compensation Flaws
Replies: 13
Views: 2668

RE: Airline Compensation Flaws

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 11:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ To Put PC In Every Seat On A380
Replies: 68
Views: 16569

RE: SQ To Put PC In Every Seat On A380

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 9:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Compensation Flaws
Replies: 13
Views: 2668

RE: Airline Compensation Flaws

Some airlines are trying this but in a bit of a reverse direction. They are providing a reduced work week, reduced benefit position for certain areas of their operation where the employee gets paid $10 with limited health benefits, but full travel. These employees are put into areas such as queuing ...

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA: MIA Schedule Changes For Winter 2007
Replies: 21
Views: 6387

RE: AA: MIA Schedule Changes For Winter 2007

Are they adding additional frequency to <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym> for this year's winter schedule? Liked taking the 9pm <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym>-<acronym title="Miami - International (MIA...

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ To Put PC In Every Seat On A380
Replies: 68
Views: 16569

RE: SQ To Put PC In Every Seat On A380

SQ gets it! Can't wait till that bird is in service!  Smile

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 9:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA JFK Dedication/Announcements(?)
Replies: 95
Views: 10930

RE: AA JFK Dedication/Announcements(?)

Was at the terminal just yesterday and will be in attendance for the dedication and the rumor mill is going wild. I can tell you what I heard, but I have no idea if any of it is true. This came from some of the <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> staff at <acronym title="New York -...

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by sfoqqaa
Mon Aug 27, 2007 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dead Leg Pilots And FA's In First Class?
Replies: 236
Views: 24182

RE: Dead Leg Pilots And FA's In First Class?

I'll throw my 2 cents in by also saying crews often enjoy having other employees up front to put their mind at ease with security. Having extra employees at the front of the plane to assist if needed may allow the crew to focus more attention on those that paid for those J or F seats while still kno...

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by sfoqqaa
Fri Aug 24, 2007 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Air CEO Opens Mouth, Inserts Foot
Replies: 31
Views: 8615

RE: Spirit Air CEO Opens Mouth, Inserts Foot

To quote a famous comercial! Tickets to the Concert of the Year $204.95, Airfare to Atlanta $73.60, Overnight Accomodations for the after party $81.29, a 4 hour delay on Spirit... PRICELESS!

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by sfoqqaa
Fri Aug 24, 2007 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Customer Service - Learn To Read Please
Replies: 9
Views: 3688

RE: United Customer Service - Learn To Read Please

As a front line manager, I get copied in on every response our customer relations department sends back to customers that involves my specific department and employees. Unfortunately there are occasions where a response is sent that just doesn't fit the customer's initial complaint. I always respond...

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by sfoqqaa
Sun Aug 19, 2007 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGA ATC & Preferential Treatment For Some Flights?
Replies: 28
Views: 5347

LGA ATC & Preferential Treatment For Some Flights?

I am continually amazed at the air traffic control system into <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym> and how it works. Can someone explain to me why some airlines seem to manage to get their flights out on time (or close to it) and others are forced into l...

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by sfoqqaa
Sun Aug 19, 2007 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Your Airport Have Delta's New Signage?
Replies: 108
Views: 8890

RE: Does Your Airport Have Delta's New Signage?

The new red widget looks nice. Can't wait for next years logo change!  smirk 

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by sfoqqaa
Sun Aug 19, 2007 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Future Of The New "Midwest"
Replies: 98
Views: 12505

RE: The Future Of The New "Midwest"

I would hope the first order of business would be to bring Midwest back to a consist product. As a long time <acronym title="Midwest Express (USA)">YX</acronym> fan and frequent flyer from 1986 I wish they would have aircraft flying with the same product... ie: 717 and <acronym title="Air Madagascar...

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