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by Qantasistheway
Fri Feb 13, 2015 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Chairman To US Carriers: Improve
Replies: 208
Views: 21886

RE: EK Chairman To US Carriers: Improve

Half of this thread is absolutely ridiculous - particularly the usual calls to defence of all that is the US carriers, and the 'if we don't allow them access to our market, we'll see how happy they are' rhetoric, there isn't really much going on here. The big American carriers are crying foul of wha...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Jan 07, 2015 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR To Introduce New Business Class Seat
Replies: 28
Views: 13468

RE: QR To Introduce New Business Class Seat

Etihad has a nearly uniform offering, on wide bodies at least, with the only real difference being on narrow-bodies that operate shorter flights. The only issue is the partners that Etihad has which passengers may inadvertently booked. It's also quite amusing to see how much free publicity Al Baker ...

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Dec 26, 2014 9:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: SYD-DFW-LHR, Possible Via QF And BA?
Replies: 9
Views: 3839

RE: SYD-DFW-LHR, Possible Via QF And BA?

I've had it come up a few times when looking through potential mileage reward bookings. Whilst not the cheapest option in terms of miles or taxes, it's a pretty good alternative as a lot of the <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>/EK services get booked up relatively quickly. It's especi...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Nov 12, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EY: A380 Residence Already Booked
Replies: 65
Views: 24891

RE: EY: A380 Residence Already Booked

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/motorhussy" class="quote" target="_blank">motorhussy</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>Will <acronym title="Etihad Airways ...

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by Qantasistheway
Sat Oct 18, 2014 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Butlers Uniform
Replies: 25
Views: 11373

RE: Etihad Butlers Uniform

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kiwirob" class="quote" target="_blank">kiwirob</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>I don't see the point, if I could afford to ...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Oct 15, 2014 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Berlin To Codeshare With Alitalia
Replies: 15
Views: 3347

RE: Air Berlin To Codeshare With Alitalia

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

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Oct 08, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Start Of A 4th Alliance - Etihad Partners?
Replies: 52
Views: 13225

RE: The Start Of A 4th Alliance - Etihad Partners?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cougar15" class="quote" target="_blank">cougar15</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>now this is a good one! I had the pleasu...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Oct 08, 2014 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Start Of A 4th Alliance - Etihad Partners?
Replies: 52
Views: 13225

RE: The Start Of A 4th Alliance - Etihad Partners?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DIJKKIJK" class="quote" target="_blank">DIJKKIJK</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Agreed about Air Serbia and Air Seychell...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Oct 08, 2014 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Start Of A 4th Alliance - Etihad Partners?
Replies: 52
Views: 13225

RE: The Start Of A 4th Alliance - Etihad Partners?

It's an interesting development and what seems like a smart move. Clearly it's not meant to be like a traditional alliance, nor rival one, however it does bring on some pretty clear benefits to guests. I can imagine it will consolidate the frequent flyer programs into a more consistent product acros...

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by Qantasistheway
Tue Oct 08, 2013 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Airways To Start LAX
Replies: 62
Views: 17429

RE: Etihad Airways To Start LAX

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/civetfive" class="quote" target="_blank">civetfive</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>Your family member flew 5000 miles out...

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by Qantasistheway
Tue Oct 08, 2013 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Airways To Start LAX
Replies: 62
Views: 17429

RE: Etihad Airways To Start LAX

Great new for <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym>! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thenoflyzone" class="quote" target="_blank">thenoflyzone</a> ...

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by Qantasistheway
Thu Oct 03, 2013 2:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Transsexual Euthanised After Sex Change Op
Replies: 37
Views: 3866

RE: Transsexual Euthanised After Sex Change Op

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RussianJet" class="quote" target="_blank">RussianJet</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>It's a hell of a quandry. The proble...

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by Qantasistheway
Thu Oct 03, 2013 2:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Transsexual Euthanised After Sex Change Op
Replies: 37
Views: 3866

RE: Transsexual Euthanised After Sex Change Op

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RussianJet" class="quote" target="_blank">RussianJet</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>And traumatise several other unconne...

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by Qantasistheway
Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Going To UAE And Turkey
Replies: 7
Views: 4789

RE: Going To UAE And Turkey

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/falkerker" class="quote" target="_blank">falkerker</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> The chauffeur...

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by Qantasistheway
Mon Apr 29, 2013 12:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Going To UAE And Turkey
Replies: 7
Views: 4789

RE: Going To UAE And Turkey

I would go with <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym> over <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>! They've got a great chef service in F and have a consistent product across the fleet. Their F suits are also much nicer and more stylish than those ...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Mar 07, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kony 2012
Replies: 21
Views: 3073

Kony 2012

A video was recently released on YouTube that is beginning to make waves all over the world. It tells the story of 'Invisible Children' an organization that is fighting the crimes against humanity committed by Joseph Kony - leader of the Lord's Resistance army, a rebel group that has been terrorizin...

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Feb 18, 2011 4:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Noise Cancelling Headphones Recommendations
Replies: 29
Views: 3221

RE: Need Noise Cancelling Headphones Recommendations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KiwiRob" class="quote" target="_blank">KiwiRob</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Anyone used Beats by Dr Dre?</i></font></td>...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cricket - The Ashes, Australia V. England, 2010
Replies: 220
Views: 7733

RE: Cricket - The Ashes, Australia V. England, 2010

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/scbriml" class="quote" target="_blank">scbriml</a> (<a href="#142" class="quote">Reply 142</a>):<br/><i>Not really sure why you think it would b...

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by Qantasistheway
Tue Dec 28, 2010 11:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cricket - The Ashes, Australia V. England, 2010
Replies: 220
Views: 7733

RE: Cricket - The Ashes, Australia V. England, 2010

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/scbriml" class="quote" target="_blank">scbriml</a> (<a href="#115" class="quote">Reply 115</a>):<br/><i>IMHO, he's never really exhibited "excel...

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by Qantasistheway
Thu Sep 30, 2010 7:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right Now?
Replies: 320
Views: 10997

RE: What Are You Listening To Right Now?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FX772LRF" class="quote" target="_blank">FX772LRF</a> (<a href="#78" class="quote">Reply 78</a>):<br/><i>I Am Strong - Tiësto [Kaleidoscope] Next...

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Jun 20, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vuvuzela: Angel's Trumpet Or Devil's Horn?
Replies: 72
Views: 5146

RE: Vuvuzela: Angel's Trumpet Or Devil's Horn?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BMI727" class="quote" target="_blank">BMI727</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>And there is the rub. The World Cup itself i...

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Is There Still A US Dollar Bill (paper Money)?
Replies: 68
Views: 6955

RE: Why Is There Still A US Dollar Bill (paper Money)?

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Jan 17, 2010 4:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The United States Of America And What It Does Best
Replies: 58
Views: 5751

RE: The United States Of America And What It Does Best

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Jan 10, 2010 1:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Many Citizenships Do You Have?
Replies: 113
Views: 13597

RE: How Many Citizenships Do You Have?

Australian and German Born in Australia to a German mother and an Australian father. My brother has the same but born in Germany to an Australian father and German mother. My mother also has both as they managed to get it somehow. Normally German nationals have to give up their German passport if ap...

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by Qantasistheway
Mon Dec 07, 2009 11:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Football World Cup South Africa 2010 - The Draw
Replies: 82
Views: 5945

RE: Football World Cup South Africa 2010 - The Draw

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Dec 06, 2009 11:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Football World Cup South Africa 2010 - The Draw
Replies: 82
Views: 5945

RE: Football World Cup South Africa 2010 - The Draw

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Nov 29, 2009 11:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Apple Tv
Replies: 16
Views: 2197

RE: Apple Tv

Yeah I have one as well and it's great. For me the best thing about it is the fact that you can rent movies for 48 hours, meaning that you don't have to buy a movie on iTunes and don't have to run down to your local movie shop to rent one. Its never really been a problem for me other than the fact t...

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by Qantasistheway
Sat Nov 28, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Is Your Favourite Steak?
Replies: 56
Views: 4448

RE: What Is Your Favourite Steak?

Has to be the Wagyu! I had one a few weeks ago and it just melts in your mouth. Pricey though so not a common treat. I payed something like 120 pounds for 200 grams, so won't be having another one for a while!

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Nov 22, 2009 9:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Blackberry VS I Phone. Which One Is Better?
Replies: 58
Views: 7003

RE: Blackberry VS I Phone. Which One Is Better?

iPhone is clearly better, but BlackBerry is better suited for emails and texting. I have a BlackBerry because of BlackBerry messenger as most of my friends have it and therefore I can message everyone for very very little money. So if all your friends have a BlackBerry then get one, if not then I th...

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by Qantasistheway
Tue Nov 17, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Facebook Airline Manager Part 2
Replies: 254
Views: 25598

RE: Facebook Airline Manager Part 2

Set this up about a week ago and I've been slowly growing. Bayswater Airways 1 B737-400 2 B737-500 1 ERJ 190-200 1 Jetstream 41 (random I know) Hub is London, flying to Hamburg, Frankfurt, and Baneasa. Looking to buy aircrafts to fly to Igarka and also thinking about Accra! Need some investors! Help...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Nov 04, 2009 11:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Ever Pulled Your Airline Status In A Huff?
Replies: 9
Views: 6016

Ever Pulled Your Airline Status In A Huff?

Yeah we do it all the time and it certainly helps. We were on a flight to South Africa a few years ago and my father booked my parents in First from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> and my brother and I in economy (damnit) and two days before we were due ...

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Oct 30, 2009 9:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Favourite Anthems (Easy On The Bias)
Replies: 85
Views: 5646

RE: Favourite Anthems (Easy On The Bias)

I think the Australian national anthem is good, but to be honest after seeing this I really do think it would be better to the Working Class Man tune:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ocfiPS1CZ-s

Waht do you think?

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Oct 07, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Yer' Desktop!
Replies: 75
Views: 8934

RE: Show Us Yer' Desktop!

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Oct 07, 2009 7:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Yer' Desktop!
Replies: 75
Views: 8934

RE: Show Us Yer' Desktop!

This was taken in Shamwari Game Reserve, South Africa. Still love this shot! <a href="http://i517.photobucket.com/albums/u335/qantasflyer15/Picture1.png" target=_blank><img src="http://i517.photobucket.com/albums/u335/qantasflyer15/Picture1.png" width=650 height=406 alt="http://i517.photobucket.com/...

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by Qantasistheway
Tue Sep 22, 2009 7:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Calls K. West A 'Jackass': Off Record
Replies: 36
Views: 4174

RE: Obama Calls K. West A 'Jackass': Off Record

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by Qantasistheway
Thu Sep 03, 2009 5:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Views On Best Service LHR To SYD
Replies: 4
Views: 5655

RE: Any Views On Best Service LHR To SYD

For Premium Economy I would surely go for the Qantas A380. There was a trip report on it a while ago and it looks very good. Have a look for it and then see what you think would be best!

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Aug 30, 2009 3:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Most Disliked/Hated Sports Team/Athletes
Replies: 184
Views: 8543

RE: Most Disliked/Hated Sports Team/Athletes

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by Qantasistheway
Mon Aug 17, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience With Merpati Air?
Replies: 17
Views: 8522

RE: Any Experience With Merpati Air?

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by Qantasistheway
Mon Aug 17, 2009 7:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience With Merpati Air?
Replies: 17
Views: 8522

RE: Any Experience With Merpati Air?

The thing is we have already booked a hotel and as we have been to Bali several times we were specifically planning to go to Lombok only. However the Silk Air flights were much more than Air Asia to <acronym title="Denpasar / Bali - Ngurah Rai International (DPS / WADD), Indonesia">DPS</acronym> and...

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by Qantasistheway
Mon Aug 17, 2009 5:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience With Merpati Air?
Replies: 17
Views: 8522

RE: Any Experience With Merpati Air?

We have quite a tight schdule. See we come off of the <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> flight from <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> and then fly as follows: Monday 28 December 2009 QZ8493: Depart:...

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by Qantasistheway
Mon Aug 17, 2009 12:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Most Disliked/Hated Sports Team/Athletes
Replies: 184
Views: 8543

RE: Most Disliked/Hated Sports Team/Athletes

I'm sorry and I don't mean to offend anyone,

but all Australians (or at least should) hate the All Blacks and the Springboks, however we still secretly admire them.

All Germans seem to hate the Dutch football team (myself included).

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by Qantasistheway
Sun Aug 16, 2009 12:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Greatest Sports Icons Ever?
Replies: 69
Views: 6410

RE: Greatest Sports Icons Ever?

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by Qantasistheway
Sat Aug 15, 2009 2:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Let's Talk Mens Watches
Replies: 109
Views: 23582

RE: Let's Talk Mens Watches

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by Qantasistheway
Sat Aug 15, 2009 12:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Let's Talk Mens Watches
Replies: 109
Views: 23582

RE: Let's Talk Mens Watches

It all depends on what you really want to spend. Also if you want a Breitling or any other Aeronautical watch then I can't really help you too much but here are some other options: For a watch that will last you a lifetime and that you can pass on to another generation you could look at Patek Philli...

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Aug 14, 2009 8:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience With Merpati Air?
Replies: 17
Views: 8522

RE: Any Experience With Merpati Air?

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Aug 14, 2009 8:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience With Merpati Air?
Replies: 17
Views: 8522

RE: Any Experience With Merpati Air?

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Aug 14, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience With Merpati Air?
Replies: 17
Views: 8522

Any Experience With Merpati Air?

Hi,

We are about to book a flight from Bali to Lombok for January 2010 and I was just wondering if anybody has any information about them? Also are they relatively safe? I know it is only a short journey but I would like to know that we are all relatively secure in our aircraft!

Cheers!

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by Qantasistheway
Fri Aug 14, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best J Class To India?
Replies: 12
Views: 9053

RE: Best J Class To India?

Personally I can recommend <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> as a solid bet. <acronym title="OLD: Crossair (Switzerland), NEW: Swiss International Airlines (Switzerland)">LX</acronym> with their new business class as posted above looks good aswell. Otherwise <acronym title="Jet Airways (...

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by Qantasistheway
Wed Aug 12, 2009 3:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice
Replies: 17
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RE: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice

Firstly, you are staying in a really nice hotel. I have stayed there a few times and after the renevations, the rooms have come out really well and the beds are huge. Also I think that you might want to have breakfast there just once as it is an experience. I know it is expensive but it is good and ...

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