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by alsberg
Sat Jan 12, 2013 12:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions
Replies: 18
Views: 4444

RE: Bangkok Hotel Suggestions

Courtyard by Marriott was very acceptable when I was there recently.

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by alsberg
Sun Oct 14, 2012 4:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Summer Internship
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

RE: Summer Internship

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FURUREFA" class="quote" target="_blank">FURUREFA</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>some of which offer internships for the su...

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by alsberg
Thu Oct 11, 2012 6:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Summer Internship
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

RE: Summer Internship

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WestJet747" class="quote" target="_blank">WestJet747</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Are you in a program that requires you...

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by alsberg
Wed Oct 10, 2012 11:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Summer Internship
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

Summer Internship

Hello all, I'm a freshman in college seeking an internship for the summer of 2013. I am looking for basically anything related to finance. From my own research, asking the career services office at my university, and contacting several recruiters I still don't have a clear answer to a few questions....

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by alsberg
Thu May 31, 2012 4:01 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lounges At LHR
Replies: 1
Views: 3453

Lounges At LHR

If someone (an LHR employee of somesort?) had a list of lounges and who is entitled to use them at LHR, that would be interesting to see. Thanks.

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by alsberg
Mon May 21, 2012 11:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: London Hotel
Replies: 17
Views: 5523

RE: London Hotel

Thanks everyone for the responses! We're looking for a place from July 8-11 that's in the $150 a night range. We'd like to stay somewhere that isn't more than a half hour away from Central London by Tube. Thanks everyone for the help!

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by alsberg
Mon May 21, 2012 1:30 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: London Hotel
Replies: 17
Views: 5523

London Hotel

What is a comfortable and conveniently located sized mid-range priced hotel in London?

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by alsberg
Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Canada Or Swiss In Business?
Replies: 9
Views: 8088

RE: Air Canada Or Swiss In Business?

AC J Class is good, and although I've never been on it I've heard that <acronym title="OLD: Crossair (Switzerland), NEW: Swiss International Airlines (Switzerland)">LX</acronym> J Class is excellent. I'd go with <acronym title="OLD: Crossair (Switzerland), NEW: Swiss International Airlines (Switzerl...

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by alsberg
Sat Mar 17, 2012 2:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jib Life
Replies: 1
Views: 1420

Jib Life

So I know there may not be too many skiers and snowboarders on this website, but I thought I'd share anyways. Jib Life is a video game in development striving to make the most realistic winter sports game ever. I think this is a great project, and definitely worth checking out. Here is their KickSta...

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by alsberg
Sun Feb 19, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Train Or Plane From Fez To Marrakesh?
Replies: 1
Views: 4515

Train Or Plane From Fez To Marrakesh?

How comfortable is the express first class train? Is the scenery nice? Or is it a better idea to go by plane?
Thanks

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by alsberg
Sun Feb 12, 2012 8:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sado Island On An Islander – New Japan Aviation
Replies: 20
Views: 9472

RE: Sado Island On An Islander – New Japan Aviation

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Widebodyroga" class="quote" target="_blank">Widebodyroga</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="CSA Czech Airlines...

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by alsberg
Mon Feb 06, 2012 4:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: IR Aero IRA 1: JUN/11: IKT-HTA-BQS-VVO: Y Cabin
Replies: 106
Views: 24562

RE: IR Aero IRA 1: JUN/11: IKT-HTA-BQS-VVO: Y Cabin

I commend you for your persistance to find that airline office, and then take a whole group of friends along for such an experience. And I thank you for sharing it with all of us. I also must say you've got some guts (literally!) for trying that food. All in all great and very rare trip report!

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by alsberg
Sun Feb 05, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Africa 3: ET KGL-EBB-ADD-DAR-ZNZ. To Zanzibar In C
Replies: 51
Views: 17535

RE: Africa 3: ET KGL-EBB-ADD-DAR-ZNZ. To Zanzibar In C

Wonderful trip report. The gorilla watching looked like it was very interesting! ET appears to definitely be a worthy member for *A as well.

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by alsberg
Wed Feb 01, 2012 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Post Your Latest Purchase!
Replies: 86
Views: 4969

RE: Post Your Latest Purchase!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Fly2HMO" class="quote" target="_blank">Fly2HMO</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i>mere hours before it was dropped on my doo...

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by alsberg
Tue Jan 31, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air China - Thoughts?
Replies: 9
Views: 3658

RE: Air China - Thoughts?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LOWS" class="quote" target="_blank">LOWS</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>I think you mean <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (...

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by alsberg
Tue Jan 31, 2012 6:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Post Your Latest Purchase!
Replies: 86
Views: 4969

RE: Post Your Latest Purchase!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/QantasA333" class="quote" target="_blank">QantasA333</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Flights onboard <acronym title="Qantas...

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by alsberg
Tue Jan 31, 2012 6:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Post Your Latest Purchase!
Replies: 86
Views: 4969

Post Your Latest Purchase!

What's the last cool item that you have purchased?
I'll start with mine:

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by alsberg
Tue Jan 31, 2012 6:05 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air China - Thoughts?
Replies: 9
Views: 3658

RE: Air China - Thoughts?

I've got <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>-<acronym title="Beijing - Capital (PEK / ZBAA), China">PEK</acronym> and <acronym title="Beijing - Capital (PEK / ZBAA), China">PEK</acronym>-<acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO...

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by alsberg
Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:22 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: To Fly, To Serve – BA J-class 77W/744 NRT-LHR-IAD
Replies: 28
Views: 24019

RE: To Fly, To Serve – BA J-class 77W/744 NRT-LHR-IAD

Thanks for posting, I enjoyed reading.

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by alsberg
Thu Jan 26, 2012 10:46 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Idea Suggestion:- Notification Bar?
Replies: 9
Views: 418

RE: Idea Suggestion:- Notification Bar?

Or what about a "My Threads" button. When you click on this button, it would show you if a thread you have posted in or are watching has been updated since you last opened it.

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by alsberg
Wed Jan 25, 2012 3:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Korean Air Or Asiana On My Transpac Flight?
Replies: 6
Views: 6327

RE: Korean Air Or Asiana On My Transpac Flight?

Only been on <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (South Korea)">OZ</acronym> in Y <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="Seoul - Incheon International (ICN / RKSI), South Korea">ICN</acronym>-<acronym title="Hanoi - Noi Bai (HAN / VVNB),...

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by alsberg
Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Help With Trip To The Canadian Rockies
Replies: 3
Views: 5401

RE: Help With Trip To The Canadian Rockies

Steamboat Springs is cheaper than Vail/Aspen/Summit County, etc… If you're interested, PM me, I'd be able to help you.

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by alsberg
Mon Jan 23, 2012 10:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: NH Business Class Or OZ First
Replies: 7
Views: 5217

RE: NH Business Class Or OZ First

OZ F by far. TG is far better than UA as well.

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by alsberg
Sat Jan 21, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: RIP Sarah Burke
Replies: 2
Views: 1579

RIP Sarah Burke

Sarah Burke died on Thursday from an injury she received while training in the super pipe in Park City, Utah. This is tragic news for the ski community. Sarah Burke was a leader in women's free skiing, and a likely contender to win Skiing Super pipe in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. I was lucky eno...

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by alsberg
Wed Jan 18, 2012 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 787 Routes
Replies: 132
Views: 23258

RE: AC 787 Routes

I have no idea if this would work, but what about <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym> or <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>-<acronym title="Ulaanbaatar (Ulan Bat...

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by alsberg
Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: More MD´s For Genoa, Please!
Replies: 38
Views: 27359

RE: More MD´s For Genoa, Please!

Great trip report! Thanks for writing. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FLIEGER67" class="quote" target="_blank">FLIEGER67</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>D...

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by alsberg
Tue Jan 03, 2012 5:03 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Russian Dream Pt 2: Tu154 From The Flight Deck!
Replies: 42
Views: 19465

RE: Russian Dream Pt 2: Tu154 From The Flight Deck!

Very interesting report, amazing to think of the differences between a Tupolev and an Airbus! Thanks for sharing this!

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by alsberg
Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: HDN (Steamboat Springs, CO) - IAH CO 1489 F Class
Replies: 11
Views: 6654

RE: HDN (Steamboat Springs, CO) - IAH CO 1489 F 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/CODC10" class="quote" target="_blank">CODC10</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>I do not believe there is enough galley space ...

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by alsberg
Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: IAD To MUC For Oktoberfest
Replies: 11
Views: 4310

RE: IAD To MUC For Oktoberfest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airportugal310" class="quote" target="_blank">airportugal310</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>US carriers simply fall short ...

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by alsberg
Sun Jan 01, 2012 12:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: IAD To MUC For Oktoberfest
Replies: 11
Views: 4310

RE: IAD To MUC For Oktoberfest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyiguy" class="quote" target="_blank">flyiguy</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Lufthansa on an A330 or United on a B...

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by alsberg
Sat Dec 31, 2011 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK/EY/QR In Europe In 2012: New Routes?
Replies: 65
Views: 14788

RE: EK/EY/QR In Europe In 2012: New Routes?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CityAirline" class="quote" target="_blank">CityAirline</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>There has been som talk of <acronym ...

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by alsberg
Thu Dec 29, 2011 5:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A318 TATL-Could Other Airlines Catch On?
Replies: 45
Views: 11837

RE: A318 TATL-Could Other Airlines Catch On?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Feroze" class="quote" target="_blank">Feroze</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>It was/is a seasonal St John's - Heathrow se...

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by alsberg
Wed Dec 28, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying On Dec, 24th
Replies: 11
Views: 4350

RE: Flying On Dec, 24th

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CXfirst" class="quote" target="_blank">CXfirst</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Anyone experienced long-haul over new years....

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by alsberg
Wed Dec 28, 2011 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A318 TATL-Could Other Airlines Catch On?
Replies: 45
Views: 11837

RE: A318 TATL-Could Other Airlines Catch On?

Didn't AC have some sort of service similar to this? I can't find any info on it, but I thought I read a trip report on such a service.

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by alsberg
Mon Dec 26, 2011 4:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: HDN (Steamboat Springs, CO) - IAH CO 1489 F Class
Replies: 11
Views: 6654

RE: HDN (Steamboat Springs, CO) - IAH CO 1489 F 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/caleb1" class="quote" target="_blank">caleb1</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Pre <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA<...

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by alsberg
Sun Dec 25, 2011 11:50 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Propping To Paradise On Bangkok Airways
Replies: 15
Views: 11431

RE: Propping To Paradise On Bangkok Airways

Great trip report, I would really really like to get to Thailand, I've been to neighboring Cambodia and loved it there also!

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by alsberg
Sun Dec 25, 2011 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Announces Yet Another 6 Destinations
Replies: 43
Views: 15370

RE: Turkish Announces Yet Another 6 Destinations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Buyantukhaa" class="quote" target="_blank">Buyantukhaa</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Is <acr...

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by alsberg
Sun Dec 25, 2011 3:52 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: HDN (Steamboat Springs, CO) - IAH CO 1489 F Class
Replies: 11
Views: 6654

HDN (Steamboat Springs, CO) - IAH CO 1489 F Class

The time came to fly home for the holidays, and I would be going home to <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>. The price for a ticket from HDN-<acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>-<acrony...

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by alsberg
Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Announces Yet Another 6 Destinations
Replies: 43
Views: 15370

RE: Turkish Announces Yet Another 6 Destinations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ASA" class="quote" target="_blank">ASA</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>May sound like a wild idea ... but <acronym title=...

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by alsberg
Sat Dec 24, 2011 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Announces Yet Another 6 Destinations
Replies: 43
Views: 15370

RE: Turkish Announces Yet Another 6 Destinations

Could <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> make it from <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym> to <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> non stop? If so, what is the...

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by alsberg
Fri Dec 23, 2011 12:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Greatest Star You Have Met At An Airport?
Replies: 25
Views: 6582

RE: Greatest Star You Have Met At An Airport?

I met Pete Rose in 2004

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by alsberg
Thu Dec 22, 2011 6:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Stopover In The Middle East
Replies: 5
Views: 4655

RE: Stopover In The Middle East

Thanks all that have responded, I am considering all of your options, now I just have to find the most attractive option for a 2 or 3 night stopover.

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by alsberg
Wed Dec 21, 2011 9:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Stopover In The Middle East
Replies: 5
Views: 4655

Stopover In The Middle East

I am looking into a trip from Europe to India this summer, and was wondering which airline offers the best stop over program. I am not sure whether I will be in business or economy.

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by alsberg
Sat Dec 10, 2011 1:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US To Europe One-way Cheaply!
Replies: 13
Views: 6552

RE: US To Europe One-way Cheaply!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SRQKEF" class="quote" target="_blank">SRQKEF</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I hadn't heard that...

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by alsberg
Thu Dec 08, 2011 4:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US To Europe One-way Cheaply!
Replies: 13
Views: 6552

RE: US To Europe One-way Cheaply!

Pakistan International and Iceland Express come to mind as cheap options out of ORD to Europe

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by alsberg
Sun Dec 04, 2011 10:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self-Pic Thread December 2011
Replies: 68
Views: 10658

RE: Self-Pic Thread December 2011


Fall colors in Colorado, it's winter now!

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by alsberg
Fri Nov 25, 2011 8:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Canada Baggage Policies
Replies: 3
Views: 4657

RE: Air Canada Baggage Policies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blueflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">blueflyer</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thanks, do yo...

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by alsberg
Fri Nov 25, 2011 6:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Skiing/Snowboarding A.Netters?
Replies: 64
Views: 3440

RE: Skiing/Snowboarding A.Netters?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flightmedic72" class="quote" target="_blank">flightmedic72</a> (<a href="#63" class="quote">Reply 63</a>):<br/><i>Opening day here at Alyeska in...

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by alsberg
Fri Nov 25, 2011 6:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Canada Baggage Policies
Replies: 3
Views: 4657

Air Canada Baggage Policies

I flew <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hon...

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by alsberg
Thu Nov 24, 2011 11:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Blocks Sale Of Slovenia Adria A320 To Iran
Replies: 98
Views: 8666

RE: US Blocks Sale Of Slovenia Adria A320 To Iran

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Giancavia" class="quote" target="_blank">Giancavia</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i>Take your own advice.. Someone with an...

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