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by skane340
Tue Apr 24, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK203 from DXB to JFK diverted to CPH
Replies: 5
Views: 2594

EK203 from DXB to JFK diverted to CPH

EK 203 has just landed at CPH after circling over southern Sweden for quite a while (dumping fuel is assume)

What is the reason for diversion? Medical?

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by skane340
Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have you landed at the alphabet?
Replies: 55
Views: 3532

Re: Have you landed at the alphabet?

I only post one alternative on each letter, otherwise it will be fare to many airports listed! Missing Q and probably will do so as I checked the airports with a first letter Q are definitely not near where I will go next years A- ARN B-BMA C-CHQ D-DPS E-EDI F-FRA G-GRU H-HEL I-IAD J-JMK K-KTT L-LPI...

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by skane340
Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why can’t we have shorter treads ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2188

Re: Why can’t we have shorter treads ?

WOW, thank you for the input! I have learned something new.
But maybe making last page default would be an idea :-)

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by skane340
Wed Nov 01, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why can’t we have shorter treads ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2188

Why can’t we have shorter treads ?

The old A.Net had never so long treads. It was easy to scroll down to the last message, not like today with 10-15-19 pages.
Using a smartphone this makes the site very slow and “boring”
Can’t we go back to say 300 messages max before a new tread is started?

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by skane340
Sun May 07, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Palau Travel Experiences
Replies: 4
Views: 468

Re: Palau Travel Experiences

Stingless jellyfish in the jelly fish lake, also worth a trip, but if you have to chose this one you can be without

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by skane340
Sun May 07, 2017 6:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Palau Travel Experiences
Replies: 4
Views: 468

Re: Palau Travel Experiences

Hi, I have been to Palau for diving 2 years ago and will be there this summer again. As I fly in from Europe I can't give you any advice on the DL flights. But I want to give you advice if you are a smoker (I'm not). You are only allowed to take 2 packages of cigarettes with you per person, all extr...

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by skane340
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:27 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why so few vegetarian options in J-class?
Replies: 7
Views: 975

Re: Why so few vegetarian options in J-class?

Normally when I book J I preorder my food choice. Normally 8-10 different. Thats the way to do it

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by skane340
Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Anyone familiar with Zurich (Kloten) Airport?
Replies: 5
Views: 866

Re: Anyone familiar with Zurich (Kloten) Airport?

My father used this service a lot in ZRH. Make sure that you ad this in your booking (wheelchair needed). The service is for free and very well working.

But make sure to do this amendment some days before

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by skane340
Mon Jan 16, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cathay safety from the cockpit perspective
Replies: 50
Views: 4780

Re: Cathay safety from the cockpit perspective

I have flown CX, UA, LH, LX, SK, KL, BA and som M3 to NRT, HKG, DPS, SIN, SXM, LAX, BLR
Most flights where night flights

I have and would choose LX as my number 1 choice.
I would avoid UA if possible

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by skane340
Mon Jan 16, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Oxigine in case of pressure loss
Replies: 5
Views: 739

Oxigine in case of pressure loss

I have some questions regarding pressure loss in the cabin. 1) How much oxygen is there for the pilots? 2) How much air is there for the crew 3) Is the amount of extra oxygen the same in a 738 and 767? 4) How long does a rapid decent take from 36.000 ft to the level which is needed when having a pre...

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by skane340
Fri Dec 09, 2016 12:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emergency services on the runway in FRA
Replies: 1
Views: 822

Emergency services on the runway in FRA

I am right now 1:15 PM

Alot of emergency services on the runway.

Anyone any news?

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by skane340
Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transfer & Any updates for MNL?
Replies: 0
Views: 775

Transfer & Any updates for MNL?

Hi, as I mentioned in my earlier posting here I will fly into MNL with following dates: Arriving 25th December at 10:15 PM from HKG (CX 913) I have to get from the arrival terminal to the Hotel Belmont. Is the pedestrian bridge open or who should I get to the Hotel? 26th I fly from MNL-USU (Coron wi...

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by skane340
Fri Oct 07, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Changing terminals at LAX 8th oct (quick answer if possible)
Replies: 5
Views: 589

Changing terminals at LAX 8th oct (quick answer if possible)

Hi, sorry for the late post as I fly tomorrow (booked the flight yesterday) I will arrive tomorrow from FRA on LH 456 at Terminal B (?) at around 1 PM and will connect to a UA flight (LH numer 7821 codeshare) from Terminal 7 at 4 PM to PHX How long does it take between terminals? What is the best wa...

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by skane340
Wed Oct 05, 2016 12:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How is Frankfurt Airport?
Replies: 18
Views: 2767

Re: How is Frankfurt Airport?

I agree on the above. My airport of origin is CPH, as a senator (gold) member of Star Alliance I connect often though FRA or ZRH. 15-20 Intercontinental flights/year. 1) If you like seeing most of the current aircraft types and airlines in Europe, you'll see them on the 15-20 min (sometimes) buss ri...

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by skane340
Wed Oct 05, 2016 11:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will BA Replace Their Horrible Widebody Business Class?
Replies: 43
Views: 8310

Re: When Will BA Replace Their Horrible Widebody Business Class?

In my opinion LX has the best business product I have flown on.
Every second window seat is a singel seat with a lot of space and privacy. The food and staff are wonderful!

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by skane340
Wed Oct 05, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transit in MNL
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Re: Transit in MNL

Hi,
Just heard here is a VIP transfer service in MNL. Is it worth the extra money? What is included?

As I mentioned earlier I will be arriving 8th January at Terminal 4 and depart to HKG with CX (terminal 3?)

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by skane340
Wed Sep 21, 2016 9:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transit in MNL
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Re: Transit in MNL

Hi, Thank you for the input. I will arrive and depart to HKG with CX. I will fly C class. I am quite fit but will have most likely 2 pcs of luggage, diving equipment and cloths so walking to the Belmont. How long do you think it'll take to walk to the hotel? For the Flight MNL-USU (Coron) I have the...

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by skane340
Wed Sep 21, 2016 9:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian (DY) using DOT airline
Replies: 2
Views: 1117

Norwegian (DY) using DOT airline

Hi,
I'm booked on a flight with Norwegian DY flight number and got just now a message that this flight will be operated by DOT with an A320.
I have tried to find pictures, information and maybe trip reports.

The homepage of DOT doesn't show the A320 with pictures.
Is the crew from Norwegian or DOT?

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by skane340
Mon Sep 19, 2016 7:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transit in MNL
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Transit in MNL

Hi, I have read some posts in the Philippine aviation thread that worries me. 25th December at 22:10 from HKG and stay in the Belmont Hotel Manila What is the best way to get there? 26th December I fly from MNL to Busuanga (Coron) at 12:10 (noon) How long does it take from the hotel to the airport a...

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by skane340
Mon Aug 29, 2016 11:48 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Flight simulater for MAC
Replies: 4
Views: 2044

Flight simulater for MAC

Hi,
is there any flightsimulator for MAC?
I can only find X-Plane. Has anyone tested this? How is it compared to Flightsimulator for PC?

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by skane340
Mon Aug 22, 2016 12:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What to do in SXM 4.5 hours between flights
Replies: 12
Views: 963

Re: What to do in SXM 4.5 hours between flights

I'm actually on one of the last flight in on the KL 744 and on the direct flight out on the KL 332

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by skane340
Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What to do in SXM 4.5 hours between flights
Replies: 12
Views: 963

Re: What to do in SXM 4.5 hours between flights

Cash in SXM, is USD best?

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by skane340
Mon Aug 15, 2016 10:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What to do in SXM 4.5 hours between flights
Replies: 12
Views: 963

What to do in SXM 4.5 hours between flights

Hi, I arrive 8th november at 2:30 PM from EUX in SXM and depart 7:05 PM from SXM - AMS 1) Can I check in the luggage all the way? 2) Can I leave the airport and where should I go? 3) How long before my KLM flight at 7:05 PM do I need to be at the airport again? 4) Is there any restaurant/café/lounge...

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by skane340
Mon Aug 15, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Business on KLM from SXM 8th Nov?
Replies: 2
Views: 787

New Business on KLM from SXM 8th Nov?

I'm flying AMS-SXM 25th October on the 744 in Business and that is the new C
On the flight home 8th October the Aircraft is a 332.
Is that fitted out with the new C?

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by skane340
Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Completing Your "Landed There" Alphabet
Replies: 27
Views: 3367

Re: Completing Your

Only Q missing, even if I have been to many more airports I only fill in 1 alternativ / letter

A- ARN
B-BMA
C-CHQ
D-DPS
E-EDI
F-FRA
G-GRU
H-HEL
I-IAD
J-JMK
K-KTT
L-LPI
M-MDC
N-NRK
O-OUL
P-PIK
Q-
R-RVN
S-STR
T-TXL
U-UME
V-VPY
W-WIL
X-XIY
Y-YYZ
Z-ZRH

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by skane340
Fri Aug 12, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What is behind your username?
Replies: 60
Views: 2874

Re: What is behind your username?

skane340... I used to work at SAAB assembling the landing gear of the Saab 340. Skåne is the region in Sweden where I am resident.

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by skane340
Fri Aug 12, 2016 8:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transatlantic - UA or LX?
Replies: 26
Views: 2262

Re: Transatlantic - UA or LX?

Definilty LX.
Swiss has a great cabin service and a new product, Check seatguru to get the best seats. ZRH is also one of Europe's best airports to change planes.
I fly often CPH-ZRH-HKG or GRU

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by skane340
Thu Aug 11, 2016 12:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...
Replies: 428
Views: 68597

Re: Flight MH370 was flown into water, says expert...

Spyhunter wrote: Because good accident investigation is critical to uncovering sabotage, historically we find that accident investigation units have been targeted by the Abwehr until 1944 then the DVD. The DVD's penetration of RAE's Comet inquiry by John Argyris is classic example - he was paid 1,5...

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by skane340
Wed May 04, 2016 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HBAL307 & HBAL309
Replies: 1
Views: 1318

HBAL307 & HBAL309

Hi,
can anyone tell me what the callsigns HBAL307 & HBAL 309 in Flightradar24 are?
Right now these "objects" are flying close to St Kitts in the caribbean.
Altitude around 56.000 ft and speed 18knt

Are these ballons?

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by skane340
Wed Sep 23, 2015 8:56 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Any Experience Flying With Wing Air?
Replies: 2
Views: 1694

Any Experience Flying With Wing Air?

I will be flying with Wing är between <acronym title="Denpasar / Bali - Ngurah Rai International (DPS / WADD), Indonesia">DPS</acronym> and MOF in 4 weeks. Has anyone flewn with them? How is the airline? How many kg can you take with you? What is the kost for excess luggage (I am going on a diving t...

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by skane340
Tue Mar 03, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CPH Evacuated
Replies: 3
Views: 1849

CPH Evacuated

My son is on CPH right now and they are evacuating the airport... Any information?

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by skane340
Tue Feb 24, 2015 10:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Indonesia Maumere / Sorong
Replies: 2
Views: 1581

Indonesia Maumere / Sorong

Hi, I will be on a diving trip to Inonesia and have to fly inte Maumere (MOF) and out of Sorong (SOQ). Does anyone have any feedback on the Airlines operting these destinations? I would need to have a Connection to either <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - International (Chek Lap Kok) (HKG / VHHH)...

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by skane340
Thu Dec 18, 2014 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Starting ARN-HKG Sep 15
Replies: 81
Views: 18134

RE: SAS Starting ARN-HKG Sep 15

What AC will they use?

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by skane340
Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 6-7 Hours In NRT
Replies: 5
Views: 2303

RE: 6-7 Hours In NRT

Thank you for your tips, I will get back with a report, if not The Typhoon on tuesday changes plans

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by skane340
Thu Oct 09, 2014 6:46 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 6-7 Hours In NRT
Replies: 5
Views: 2303

6-7 Hours In NRT

Hi, I will have a long layover in <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> 14th oct. 9 hours to be pecise which means that I have 6-7 hours availble to do something else than beeing on the Airport. As I trvel to Japan even in Nov I am not interreste...

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by skane340
Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Are There Ny Sim For MAC
Replies: 1
Views: 9096

Are There Ny Sim For MAC

Hi,
I have been looking for a flight simulator for a mac.
Most seem more like games aimed for children.

Please let me know if you have found one which you tried yourself and you can recommend.

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by skane340
Fri May 02, 2014 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Special With Delta 757-200 Pacific
Replies: 24
Views: 14618

RE: What Is Special With Delta 757-200 Pacific

I have booked the from between <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>-<acronym title="Babelthuap / Koror (Airai) (ROR / PTRO), Palau">ROR</acronym> and it was business in the ticket. I actually booked <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EK...

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by skane340
Tue Apr 29, 2014 8:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Special With Delta 757-200 Pacific
Replies: 24
Views: 14618

What Is Special With Delta 757-200 Pacific

Hi, I saw that Delta seems to operate a vast variety of 757. What are the differences? (I will be on a pacific in autumn) According to Delta homepage: Boeing 757-200 (757/75U) Boeing 757-200 (75A) Pacific Boeing 757-200 (75E) Transatlantic Boeing 757-200 (75M) Boeing 757-200 (75N) Boeing 757-200 (75...

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by skane340
Fri Apr 25, 2014 10:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2014 - Part 5
Replies: 215
Views: 39113

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2014 - Part 5

Hi,
maybe an early question or already answered question.
When does SAS expect that all their A343 will have the new "flatbed" C seat?

I plan to fly to NRT in Oct and hope this new seat is installed

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by skane340
Sat Jan 04, 2014 1:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Star Alliance Flights Into CUN - Mexico?
Replies: 10
Views: 2884

RE: Star Alliance Flights Into CUN - Mexico?

I have booked following: <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>-<acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>-<acronym tit...

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by skane340
Fri Jan 03, 2014 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is LH Upgrading Their First Class?
Replies: 30
Views: 12414

RE: Is LH Upgrading Their First Class?

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

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by skane340
Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is LH Upgrading Their First Class?
Replies: 30
Views: 12414

RE: Is LH Upgrading Their First Class?

My friend flew last week in <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> First home from America, the captain greeted all First passengers and whilst talking to them mentioned the retrofit which my friend understod would include the First, but that can be a misunderstanding. In my opinion <acro...

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by skane340
Fri Jan 03, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is LH Upgrading Their First Class?
Replies: 30
Views: 12414

Is LH Upgrading Their First Class?

I heard today from a friend that LH is planing to upgrade their first class in A380 (don't know about other metals).
Is this correct?
If yes, why?
If yes, what will be the changes?

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by skane340
Wed Dec 25, 2013 6:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Star Alliance Flights Into CUN - Mexico?
Replies: 10
Views: 2884

Star Alliance Flights Into CUN - Mexico?

Hi, I try to find some information about which regular airlines within * alliance fly into <acronym title="Cancun - International (CUN / MMUN), Mexico">CUN</acronym> as I have a bunch of miles which I would like to use for a "free" flight. If there are any other destinations in the Caribbean where m...

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by skane340
Sat Aug 03, 2013 11:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is The Information On Seat Guru Accurate?
Replies: 4
Views: 3545

RE: Is The Information On Seat Guru Accurate?

There are 2 different C class seats (you can see it in the layout), therefore the difference.

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by skane340
Sun Jan 06, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Way From Europe To CAN?
Replies: 5
Views: 3841

Best Way From Europe To CAN?

Hi, I have to fly to <acronym title="CURRENT: Guangzhou - Baiyun (CAN / ZGGG), China AND OLD: Guangzhou - Baiyun (CAN / ZGGG) (closed), China">CAN</acronym> in April and wonder what the best way to go there would be? I would fly out of <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH<...

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by skane340
Tue Jun 19, 2012 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2012 - Part 3
Replies: 298
Views: 46173

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2012 - Part 3

Hi, can anyone tell me why the <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>-<acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> (SK 984) and todays <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>-<acronym ...

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by skane340
Thu Mar 10, 2011 5:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qatar Business - Worst Experience
Replies: 70
Views: 27989

RE: Qatar Business - Worst Experience

Hi, thank you all for your comments. I want to make clear that if I pay business or even first class I expect a better service than in economy. This time we payed business for 7 people (!!) I work with marketing and sales in a multinational company. I appreciate if we can get feedback from the custo...

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by skane340
Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qatar Business - Worst Experience
Replies: 70
Views: 27989

RE: Qatar Business - Worst Experience

Hi, I both enjoyed the premium terminal and both flights with the 777 (DOH-<acronym title="Manila - Ninoy Aquino International (Col Jesus A Villamor AB) (MNL / RPLL), Philippines">MNL</acronym> 19th Feb and <acronym title="Manila - Ninoy Aquino International (Col Jesus A Villamor AB) (MNL / RPLL), P...

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by skane340
Sun Mar 06, 2011 7:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qatar Business - Worst Experience
Replies: 70
Views: 27989

Qatar Business - Worst Experience

Friday 18th Feb we started our trip <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym>-DOH-<acronym title="Manila - Ninoy Aquino International (Col Jesus A Villamor AB) (MNL / RPLL), Philippines">MNL</acronym>. We where a party of 7 booked on business. The first leg was a A330...

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