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by Akiestar
Mon May 11, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time for the airlines to restart advertising
Replies: 114
Views: 10430

Re: Time for the airlines to restart advertising

If airlines are going to advertise in any capacity, I imagine it will highlight the airline's commitment to keep flying during and after the pandemic, while also encouraging people to stay home. LATAM has done this with its Further, Together campaign , and it seems to be effective: the original Span...

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by Akiestar
Fri May 01, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The future of Skyteam - is there any?
Replies: 67
Views: 10776

Re: The future of Skyteam - is there any?

I never said DL doesn’t interline with AA/UA. Pointing to a list of carriers is one thing - but can you help me book an intinerary involving DL and MF? Take the simplest example of a flight from a Delta hub to XMN/FOC:- 1. On Delta’s website - No MF 2. On MF’s website - only AA/AS 3. On ITA Fare Ma...

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by Akiestar
Wed Apr 29, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 318
Views: 49357

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

The Airbus A321neo both LR and SR configuration used the Pinncale Economy Class seats which are manufactured by Collins Aerospace (formerly Rockwell Collins and B/E Aerospace respectively), its a popular Y seat especially on single-aisle aircraft like the Airbus A320 family and Boeing 737. https://...

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by Akiestar
Mon Apr 27, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 318
Views: 49357

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Zodiac Aura? I'm wondering but can't be certain; I've been scouring the Internet for something that says they're Zodiac seats but I can't seem to find anything. :\ If these are the seats you're talking about, then it's Zodiac Aura. The Business Class cabin receives Zodia Aura seats that are fully f...

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by Akiestar
Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 318
Views: 49357

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Question: does anyone know who provided the seats on the last four PAL Boeing 777s? I know Recaro provided the seats for the first six, but I wonder about the newer planes. I know they have the Panasonic ex2 AVOD system installed, but mounted on where? Zodiac Aura? I'm wondering but can't be certai...

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by Akiestar
Sat Apr 25, 2020 4:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 318
Views: 49357

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Question: does anyone know who provided the seats on the last four PAL Boeing 777s? I know Recaro provided the seats for the first six, but I wonder about the newer planes. I know they have the Panasonic ex2 AVOD system installed, but mounted on where?

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by Akiestar
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/5/2020:PR Adds MNL-SEA,CEB-LAX;HU Drops LAS-PEK
Replies: 44
Views: 11240

Re: OAG Changes 1/5/2020:PR Adds MNL-SEA,CEB-LAX;HU Drops LAS-PEK

Cheaper maybe, but if the market is a low yield ethnic market why isn’t Delta letting Korean cover it? Flying a route like ICN-MNL with basically no ability to sell the local market (legally they can sell, but zero brand presence) is seemingly not “cheap”. If you are right losing 15% flying SEA-MNL...

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by Akiestar
Wed Dec 18, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL selling connecting itinerary on SQ/NH, will bags interline?
Replies: 6
Views: 1002

Re: DL selling connecting itinerary on SQ/NH, will bags interline?

x1234 wrote:
I don't like to transit in Mainland China (PVG) due to the hassles of transit immigration so MU is out.


To be fair, transiting at PVG is not as bad as people say it is, especially if you're transiting between two MU/FM flights.

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by Akiestar
Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have you landed at the alphabet?
Replies: 76
Views: 3870

Re: Have you landed at the alphabet?

I finally completed my alphabet this year, finally hitting my Q! New airports are in bold , while upcoming airports are in (parentheses). :D A: AMS, (ARN), ATH, ATL, AUS B: BEG, BJX , BKK, BOG , (BOM), BOS, BUD, BWI C: CAN, CDG, CEB, CGK, CLJ, CMH, CPH, CPT, CRK, CUN D: DBV, DEL , DEN , DFW , DMK, D...

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by Akiestar
Wed Nov 27, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 894
Views: 175216

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019

PR to begin DVO-MDC and ZAM-BKI from 31 March 2020 opb PALex Q400s. Schedule is also added in the Nov 22 timetable. I wonder how the PaxEx would be on these international legs, would there be meal service or just hot sandwiches? :P GA currently flies MDC-DVO twice weekly. I wonder how they're doing.

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by Akiestar
Fri Nov 22, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: United seeking SFO-MNL route
Replies: 80
Views: 13126

Re: Rumor: United seeking SFO-MNL route

DL’s right to operate to the USA from MNL via any intermediate point is its own, pursuant to the US-Philippines bilateral. The ICN stop is a replacement for NRT, not a new authority. It actually gets a bit more complicated than that because it also depends on what bilaterals with the country involv...

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by Akiestar
Fri Nov 22, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: United seeking SFO-MNL route
Replies: 80
Views: 13126

Re: Rumor: United seeking SFO-MNL route

Where do you get the idea DL has loyal following in the Philippines? DL has a very loyal following in the Philippines. I know because I'm part of that loyal following. Same with my dad and grandmother, and that's a following that dates back to the NW days. There are Filipinos, particularly those on...

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by Akiestar
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Updated: Chaos at LAX with new TNC restrictions
Replies: 189
Views: 11887

Re: Updated: Chaos at LAX with new TNC restrictions

Finally tried LAX-it yesterday. I walked from T3 to T1 (about a ten-minute walk with two suitcases in tow), and waited around 15-20 minutes for a Lyft. The Uber line was twice as long. That said, I did this at around noon -- this is apparently considered off-peak for LAX traffic. Having done remote ...

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by Akiestar
Sat Nov 02, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chinese airlines hit 3.1 billion USD loss in 2018 on international service
Replies: 50
Views: 12211

Re: Chinese airlines hit 3.1 billion USD loss in 2018 on international service

The Big Four—CA, CZ, MU and HU—are well-known brands in North America and Europe, and they have been forced to bring their onboard product to the high standards that have been set by airlines like BR/CI, NH/JL and KE (and CX in the past) in order to get their share of Western passengers. MF and 3U ...

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by Akiestar
Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chinese airlines hit 3.1 billion USD loss in 2018 on international service
Replies: 50
Views: 12211

Re: Chinese airlines hit 3.1 billion USD loss in 2018 on international service

As far as I'm concerned, the Chinese airline I frequent (MU) has seen improvements over the last three years since I first started flying them in 2016. Their hard product is good as it is, but the soft product has definitely improved. I notice that there's a growing proportion of foreigners that fly...

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by Akiestar
Sun Oct 20, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL
Replies: 361
Views: 81988

Re: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL

Now that the schedules are out for ICN-MNL, does anyone know if this is considered an extension of SEA-ICN (given that both share DL197/196 as their flight numbers, so technically DL flies to MNL from SEA through ICN), or is it considered "timetable direct" the way MNL-NRT is with respect ...

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by Akiestar
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes
Replies: 171
Views: 28460

Re: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes

Z2 (Philippines AirAsia, though this comes from Zest Airways). Z2 in this context actually makes sense. The former owner of Z2, when it was still known as Zest Airways, was a tycoon known for owning the Philippines' largest juice drink brand: Zest-O. Prior to that though, Z2 was the code for Austri...

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by Akiestar
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL
Replies: 361
Views: 81988

Re: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL

I've not done the math, but there is a vast number of flights by KE, OZ, and the various Korean LCCs to points across the Philippines. Is it possible that the capacity has been entirely soaked up by Korean carriers and KE isn't able to add another daily, year-round frequency on ICN-MNL without redu...

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by Akiestar
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL
Replies: 361
Views: 81988

Re: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL

Air travel between the Philippines and South Korea is booming, so DL launching ICN-MNL is very exciting. KE currently flies to MNL twice daily, and a third departure would be beneficial for connections. I can see DL keeping the existing NRT schedule (departing MNL in the morning, while returning lat...

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by Akiestar
Sun Jul 28, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Multi-Airport-Cities: Which have you landed/departed at more than one airport?
Replies: 93
Views: 5780

Re: Multi-Airport-Cities: Which have you landed/departed at more than one airport?

New York: EWR, JFK, LGA
San Francisco: OAK, SFO
Tokyo: HND, NRT
Shanghai: PVG, SHA
Pearl River Delta: CAN, HKG, SZX
Milan: LIN, MXP
Bangkok: BKK, DMK

Interestingly enough, I live in Los Angeles but I've yet to fly out of or into an airport that's not LAX!

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by Akiestar
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will a US3 carrier return to Moscow!?
Replies: 17
Views: 2341

Re: Will a US3 carrier return to Moscow!?

I believe Delta and Aeroflot do codeshare on the flights from New York JFK and Los Angeles. As far as I know, SU codeshares on a few DL flights (e.g. JFK-DCA), but DL doesn't codeshare on the SVO-U.S. flights. I struggled to find corresponding DL flight numbers for SU123 (JFK-SVO) and SU107 (LAX-SV...

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by Akiestar
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Flying out of Tibet on Sichuan Airlines | 3U 8658 | LXA-CTU | A330-300 | Y Class
Replies: 5
Views: 5721

Re: Flying out of Tibet on Sichuan Airlines | 3U 8658 | LXA-CTU | A330-300 | Y Class

This is an interesting trip report -- since I rarely read anything about 3U, I'm glad I did this time around. I'll definitely consider them on future domestic trips, even if the flights won't credit to any partner FFP. Eventually we find a gate, aerobridge is attached, but instead of walking into th...

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by Akiestar
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List
Replies: 296
Views: 81352

Re: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List

Since I posted my last list of flights , several things have happened: my birthday trip to Brazil was canceled (due to work, so now I have to fly to BOS, but I have another trip planned for next year), while I ended up taking a few additional flights under my wing, with others switching along the wa...

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by Akiestar
Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cash for on board purchases still accepted?
Replies: 14
Views: 1707

Re: Cash for on board purchases still accepted?

5J (Cebu Pacific) takes cash as far as I know. In Asia, it would be very hard to believe that airlines will go card-only like the U.S. given the relatively low penetration of credit cards. But even in the highest-income countries (Singapore, Japan, South Korea), it would be practical for them to car...

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by Akiestar
Mon Jul 08, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Airlines Talked to For Direct New York to Zagreb Service + Possible AA Expansion at Dubrovnik.
Replies: 36
Views: 7088

Re: Two Airlines Talked to For Direct New York to Zagreb Service + Possible AA Expansion at Dubrovnik.

It's a good thing I went to DBV in 2012 (flew on OU's morning ZAG-DBV departure), just as GoT was starting and well before the tourist craze we see today really began. The region does have a lot to see that would warrant more service: I used Dubrovnik as a launching ground to Mostar and made my way ...

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by Akiestar
Mon May 27, 2019 2:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your longest & shortest flights
Replies: 78
Views: 5636

Re: Your longest & shortest flights

Longest: LAX-HKG (7260 mi, CX B77W) Shortest: MNL-CRK (56 mi, Z2 A320) Come August 29th though, my longest flight will be LAX-SYD, flown using the same aircraft from VA but 228 mi longer (7488 mi). https://my.flightradar24.com/SDKoka If you're not already using this site, sign up today - I LOVE havi...

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by Akiestar
Sat May 18, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Intercontinental Wizz Air - 5 hours on an A320 to Georgia
Replies: 4
Views: 7900

Re: Intercontinental Wizz Air - 5 hours on an A320 to Georgia

I flew WAW-KUT in 2014, back when W6 launched service to the first wave of cities from Georgia and I needed too escape Poland during Holy Week (when everything was closed). The trip turned into one of my most memorable trips, seeing the beauty of Tbilisi and Mtskheta while squeezing in a side visit ...

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by Akiestar
Thu May 02, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List
Replies: 296
Views: 81352

Re: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List

Booked several flights in the last few months: my family decided to go to the Bahamas, I'm spending the Fourth of July in Shanghai, and I'm finally completing my airport alphabet by flying to my Q. COMPLETED *1/18: AC 788, LAX-YYZ (789) *1/22: AC 791, YYZ-LAX (789) *1/25: DL 1354, LAX-ATL (753) *1/2...

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by Akiestar
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 894
Views: 175216

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019

I'm glad this new CRK terminal is expandable on both sides. If, let's say, more traffic from MNL gets moved to CRK, I wonder how fast they can expand the terminal.

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by Akiestar
Mon Apr 15, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Intra-state flights in Europe (and other parts of the world)
Replies: 21
Views: 2304

Re: Intra-state flights in Europe (and other parts of the world)

In the Philippines, the only province big enough for regular intra-provincial flights is Palawan. There is at least one flight connecting Coron (USU) in the north with the capital, Puerto Princesa, and PPS also has flights to Cuyo (CYU), San Vicente (SWA) and El Nido (ENI). I imagine though many of ...

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by Akiestar
Mon Apr 15, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 894
Views: 175216

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019

The government is on a roll with airport rehabilitation, it seems. After rehabilitating MRQ, it is now working on rehabilitating VGN . Once the rehabilitation is complete, Mindoro Airport in Vigan will have an extended runway and a larger terminal building, among other improvements. Currently only P...

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by Akiestar
Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 894
Views: 175216

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019

Devilfish wrote:
Akiestar wrote:
#333

As much as possible, I try to avoid posting photos of people on this site which might be construed as advancing certain agenda unrelated to aviation.


I'm not advancing an agenda, if that's what you're implying I'm doing. I'm posting his pictures, not mine.

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by Akiestar
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 894
Views: 175216

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019

I have a few photos that my uncle took from the inaugural MNL-MRQ flight on 5J which he posted (publicly) on Facebook. This is the first time in several years (the last service I believe was in 2010 or 2011) that Marinduque has seen air service. Former Supreme Court Associate Justice Presbitero Vela...

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by Akiestar
Thu Apr 11, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your first...
Replies: 83
Views: 6053

Re: Your first...

Goodness, so many firsts! :lol: ... European airport: Athens (ATH), in 2004 ... N-American airport: Seattle-Tacoma (SEA), in 2000 ... S-American airport: São Paulo-Guarulhos (GRU), in 2019 (this November!) ... Asian airport: Manila (MNL), sometime in the 1990s (I believe 1996 or 1997) ... African ai...

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by Akiestar
Sun Apr 07, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Non-US airports not serviced by US airlines?
Replies: 31
Views: 2883

Re: Non-US airports not serviced by US airlines?

leftcoast8 wrote:
How about airports that used to have a presence from U.S. carriers? For instance, new BKK (Suvarnabhumi)/old BKK (Don Mueang), MNL, DXB and IST.


I'm going to repeat myself here: MNL has a presence from U.S. carriers. DL still flies there (albeit with a greatly reduced presence), and so does UA.

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by Akiestar
Tue Apr 02, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Non-US airports not serviced by US airlines?
Replies: 31
Views: 2883

Re: Non-US airports not serviced by US airlines?

DXB, CAN, IST, BKK, CGK, MNL, KUL, SZX, SVO are examples of the largest major airports. The common factors are probably distance and lack of volume and yield for US pax carriers. MNL is served by U.S. carriers: DL flies to NRT (which continues to HNL), while UA flies to GUM. Now if we're talking ab...

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by Akiestar
Sun Mar 31, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What should Philippine Airlines do to make money?
Replies: 91
Views: 10949

Re: What should Philippine Airlines do to make money?

Another thing I would say: build a hub that actually has banks, especially with a large morning and afternoon bank of flights. Flights to the Americas can depart to arrive late in the evening, and then depart around midnight to make the morning bank at MNL. As far as I know, PR does this, but it ca...

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by Akiestar
Sun Mar 31, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What should Philippine Airlines do to make money?
Replies: 91
Views: 10949

Re: What should Philippine Airlines do to make money?

PAL should have looked into establishing new subsionary as LCC to tap into the Actual market that many Southeast Asian consumers prefer. IIRC, NH's deal with PR explicitly bans them from setting up an LCC. PAL should have looked into establishing new subsionary as LCC to tap into the Actual market ...

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by Akiestar
Sat Mar 30, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Taking JAL from Dallas to NRT next Saturday
Replies: 11
Views: 1550

Re: Taking JAL from Dallas to NRT next Saturday

I flew the JL 789 on DEL-NRT (and the 77W on NRT-LAX) and it was great! They have an excellent IFE selection (watched Green Book and A Star is Born on JL), delicious food and fairly comfortable seats. But best of all, their 789s have washlets (Japanese-style bidet-fitted Western toilets) in all thei...

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by Akiestar
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What should Philippine Airlines do to make money?
Replies: 91
Views: 10949

Re: What should Philippine Airlines do to make money?

Quick answer: quit being an airline. Wish I’m just strictly joking but you may simply not have a financially viable airline without massive subsidies. It’s rarely that case otherwise especially outside of huge population baes. PR is a privately-owned, publicly-listed airline (unlike every other fla...

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by Akiestar
Wed Mar 27, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How many countries have you visited?
Replies: 36
Views: 1939

Re: How many countries have you visited?

I've been to 52 countries so far, 54 if I throw in Denmark (transit but did not leave the airport) and Vietnam (crossed the border on the trans-border Detian Falls). North America United States (home) Canada Mexico Asia Philippines (also home) Armenia China Georgia Hong Kong India Indonesia Israel J...

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by Akiestar
Tue Mar 26, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inner city airline terminals
Replies: 25
Views: 2910

Re: Inner city airline terminals

I seem to remember that I used a LOT city office for check-in in Gdansk a couple of years ago. LO used to offer city check-in as well at its Warsaw city office, located at the basement of the Złote Tarasy shopping mall beside Warszawa Centralna (the main train station). The office has since closed ...

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by Akiestar
Mon Mar 18, 2019 12:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List
Replies: 296
Views: 81352

Re: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List

A bunch of my flights have changed! Ended up paying $330 to move my Colombia trip up three weeks as my sister was going to be in LA for the Memorial Day weekend, while MU rebooked me on JL after their DEL-PVG flight was delayed by 10.5 hours. (I'm actually writing this a few hours after returning f...

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by Akiestar
Thu Mar 14, 2019 4:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 894
Views: 175216

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2019

Yeh i just read that,too.not realy impressed with the skyteam rumour.still hoping for oneworld.they have more the prestigious airlines. The idea of PR joining an alliance ought to be the practical relationships it can build and how its network can complement the alliance's network, not prestige. Un...

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by Akiestar
Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List
Replies: 296
Views: 81352

Re: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List

A bunch of my flights have changed! Ended up paying $330 to move my Colombia trip up three weeks as my sister was going to be in LA for the Memorial Day weekend, while MU rebooked me on JL after their DEL-PVG flight was delayed by 10.5 hours. (I'm actually writing this a few hours after returning fr...

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by Akiestar
Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways 2018 loss widens
Replies: 50
Views: 8042

Re: Thai Airways 2018 loss widens

They are stated owned airlines: SA, MH, TG, GA and PR (despite PR being privately controlled). It is one of the largest government employer, a social program. Profit making is far far far (emphasis three times) from their main objective. If you have been aviation field long enough, you should have ...

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by Akiestar
Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet’s first inflight safety video
Replies: 25
Views: 4203

Re: Westjet’s first inflight safety video

It is cute...but I've never seen an airline talk about the green exit symbol so much...and talk about it twice (once in the middle, once at the end). WS replied to someone who said this in the video comments and they said it's an FAA requirement. Is this true? I believe so. When I flew the DL A321 ...

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by Akiestar
Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet’s first inflight safety video
Replies: 25
Views: 4203

Re: Westjet’s first inflight safety video

EChid wrote:
It is cute...but I've never seen an airline talk about the green exit symbol so much...and talk about it twice (once in the middle, once at the end).


WS replied to someone who said this in the video comments and they said it's an FAA requirement. Is this true?

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by Akiestar
Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet’s first inflight safety video
Replies: 25
Views: 4203

Re: Westjet’s first inflight safety video

I actually like this better than AC's video. AC's video is shorter, but feels more corporate. WS's video seems more fun, and I can't wait to see it someday. It's 7 minutes long! GS (Tianjin Airlines) has a longer video, with a runtime of over nine minutes . ;) To be fair, it has to do with the fact ...

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by Akiestar
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Large airports without rail links
Replies: 103
Views: 10082

Re: Large airports without rail links

Manila, the major Philippines gateway has no rail link. The traffic around Manila is fearsome, with some very long jams. There is not even much help from any very convenient, frequent, and dependable bus service. Seems to me the only real way to get to/from the various terminals there into Makati/M...

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