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by jgw787
Wed Jun 25, 2014 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong Airlines "No Putonghua" Protest
Replies: 6
Views: 3984

RE: Hong Kong Airlines "No Putonghua" Protest

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/747WanSui" class="quote" target="_blank">747WanSui</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>I would like to ask those crew members: ...

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by jgw787
Tue Jun 24, 2014 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong Airlines "No Putonghua" Protest
Replies: 6
Views: 3984

Hong Kong Airlines "No Putonghua" Protest

In response to the 18 hour passenger sit in and for the annual July 1 demonstrations. Seems like a few of the crew members were not happy with the way <acronym title="Four Star Aviation (US Virgin Is.)">HK</acronym> Airlines handled the situation. Article from South China Morning post <a href="http:...

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by jgw787
Mon Aug 12, 2013 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does QF Ever 'make It' Non Stop From DFW-SYD?
Replies: 65
Views: 28694

RE: Does QF Ever 'make It' Non Stop From DFW-SYD?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/roseflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">roseflyer</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> It could al...

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by jgw787
Thu Jun 06, 2013 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Lie-Flat" Angled For Cruise?
Replies: 16
Views: 4620

RE: "Lie-Flat" Angled For Cruise?

I think ANITIX87 means do any airlines have seats designed to take into account the angle of airplane in the air when he says "compensate"

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by jgw787
Sat Apr 27, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA Web Check-In Codeshare Flights
Replies: 2
Views: 5185

RE: UA Web Check-In Codeshare Flights

When flew to Europe last time, I flew UA the LH. I was allowed to check in online but instead of letting me get boarding passes, it gave me a slip saying to go to the counter at the airport.

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by jgw787
Wed Feb 22, 2012 6:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Business Class On Deltas A330-200s
Replies: 7
Views: 7096

RE: Business Class On Deltas A330-200s

LieFlat old WBC seats

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by jgw787
Sun Feb 19, 2012 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: S12 UA 777-200 (non-ER) Routes
Replies: 17
Views: 8461

RE: S12 UA 777-200 (non-ER) Routes

If you want to take a 777-200, then go to hawaii.

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by jgw787
Sun Feb 12, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Is United Overhauling P.s.?
Replies: 13
Views: 8126

RE: When Is United Overhauling P.s.?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AA737-823" class="quote" target="_blank">AA737-823</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>I still don't understand why you need 14...

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by jgw787
Sun Jan 22, 2012 5:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LH--DUB-MIA Business Class On The A380+Tech Issues
Replies: 51
Views: 23927

RE: LH--DUB-MIA Business Class On The A380+Tech Issues

For you flight to FRA, it looks like LH took CO Eliteaccess priority tags

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by jgw787
Tue Dec 06, 2011 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA EWR Terminal C Check-in Not Re-branded. Why?
Replies: 46
Views: 7583

RE: UA EWR Terminal C Check-in Not Re-branded. Why?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TOMMY767" class="quote" target="_blank">TOMMY767</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Continental Airlines is still all o...

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by jgw787
Thu Oct 13, 2011 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Foreign Carriers Terminal Gates
Replies: 7
Views: 2282

RE: Foreign Carriers Terminal Gates

well since a lot of foreign airlines fly big planes to the US usually it may be because at the end of terminals there is usually more room for large aircraft. also if they have to park the plane at a remote stand so that another plane can use the gate then the end of the terminal is usually better.

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by jgw787
Sat Oct 08, 2011 11:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Wrong Airport / Wrong Date Passengers?
Replies: 30
Views: 7092

RE: Wrong Airport / Wrong Date Passengers?

From what I here many people who fly ANA <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Haneda International (HND / RJTT), Japan">HND</acronym> show up a day late a lot since it is a midnight departure. One time I was checking in at ...

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by jgw787
Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:48 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Checked Baggage Tagging - Top Vs. Side Handles
Replies: 10
Views: 7644

RE: Checked Baggage Tagging - Top Vs. Side Handles

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

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by jgw787
Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Takes Economy Plus Away From Premier
Replies: 67
Views: 16771

RE: UA Takes Economy Plus Away From Premier

While yes airlines have to make the upper tiers have more luxurious, us UA flyers have for years considered E+ and base line perk for elites.

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by jgw787
Sun Sep 18, 2011 1:00 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: LHR T5 Gate Ops For NonA380 Aircraft
Replies: 0
Views: 4235

LHR T5 Gate Ops For NonA380 Aircraft

Just curious does <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> use 2 jetways at the A380 gates when boarding and deplaning planes that aren't A380s at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>. I know their policy at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL)...

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by jgw787
Wed Jul 20, 2011 10:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's The Food Service On UA First SFO - BOS?
Replies: 2
Views: 6513

RE: What's The Food Service On UA First SFO - BOS?

If there is breakfast then there is no cookie......the only time ive gotten one is when its a night flight. they probably give them on the midday flights too.

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by jgw787
Wed Jul 20, 2011 3:05 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air China 777-300er Seat Map And New C Class
Replies: 0
Views: 6498

Air China 777-300er Seat Map And New C Class

Judging from the 777-300er layouts and the new 777-200 layouts, it seams that Air China will be using a business class seat similar to COs B/F. Oh and it also looks like they will have a premium eco product like UAs e+ (basically the same eco seat just with more legroom....

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by jgw787
Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Premium Service At The Gate?
Replies: 9
Views: 5628

RE: Premium Service At The Gate?

Well at PEK at terminal 2 domestic gates 41-49 (bus gates) China Eastern has a mini lounge at gate 49 since every premium pax that has a flight at these gates leaves through 49.

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by jgw787
Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:22 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: ANA Reveals First Validation 787 Routes
Replies: 4
Views: 4142

ANA Reveals First Validation 787 Routes

ANA has revealed the first 787 routes (these are only for service ready validation) Planned schedule as follows: 03JUL11 SEA0500 – 0630+1HND 05JUL11 HND0630 – 0730ITM1130 – 1230HND 06JUL11 HND0630 – 0800KIX1200 – 1330HND 07JUL11 HND0600 – 0730OKJ1100 – 1230HND1500 – 1700HIJ1900 – 2030HND 09JUL11 HND...

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by jgw787
Thu Jun 09, 2011 1:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Premium Service At The Gate?
Replies: 9
Views: 5628

RE: Premium Service At The Gate?

well on domestic F in the US there are a lot of F pax that airlines have to handle. there are so many that some airlines do not allow lounge access to F flyers unless they have a club membership. the only way for F to become more exclusive is if airlines take a few F seats out of the planes and char...

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by jgw787
Thu Jun 02, 2011 2:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Enough Connection Time At SFO?
Replies: 6
Views: 7115

RE: Enough Connection Time At SFO?

Walks between gates can be anywhere from 5 seconds to about 7 min, so you will make it.

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by jgw787
Thu Jun 02, 2011 2:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: My First Elite Status...
Replies: 16
Views: 4082

RE: My First Elite Status...

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/alsberg" class="quote" target="_blank">alsberg</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Not to get your hopes down, but <acronym tit...

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by jgw787
Wed Jun 01, 2011 12:48 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: My First Elite Status...
Replies: 16
Views: 4082

RE: My First Elite Status...

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Yflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">Yflyer</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Do they save those seats for people wit...

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by jgw787
Wed May 25, 2011 2:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gate Checks Out Of Control.
Replies: 65
Views: 9094

RE: Gate Checks Out Of Control.

I think airlines should have 2 types of fares. One with a bag included and and one where the bag is not included like NZ, and if they bring a carryon that is over the limit then they get charged a bag fee.

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by jgw787
Fri May 20, 2011 3:37 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Runway Departure/Arrival Flows
Replies: 10
Views: 8174

RE: Runway Departure/Arrival Flows

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flySFO" class="quote" target="_blank">flySFO</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>For <acronym title="San Francisco - Int...

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by jgw787
Wed May 18, 2011 5:17 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hsbc Premier Lounge At Dubai
Replies: 1
Views: 7088

RE: Hsbc Premier Lounge At Dubai

lol first they dominate jetbridges and are now trying to dominate lounges.

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by jgw787
Sat May 14, 2011 11:14 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CO Already At T3 SFO?
Replies: 7
Views: 3396

RE: CO Already At T3 SFO?

does CO use UA check in yet?

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by jgw787
Thu May 12, 2011 2:55 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CO Already At T3 SFO?
Replies: 7
Views: 3396

RE: CO Already At T3 SFO?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RoseFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">RoseFlyer</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>will be using gates 88-90</i></font></td...

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by jgw787
Thu May 12, 2011 2:51 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CO Already At T3 SFO?
Replies: 7
Views: 3396

RE: CO Already At T3 SFO?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/IAHFLYR" class="quote" target="_blank">IAHFLYR</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>find a new sandwich shop around the upper 80...

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by jgw787
Wed May 11, 2011 4:34 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: South East Asia-Bangkok?-Middle East Why?
Replies: 3
Views: 2455

South East Asia-Bangkok?-Middle East Why?

Why do most flights from south Hong Kong and other cities in south east Asia stop in Bangkok before going onto the middle east? Why not nonstop.

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by jgw787
Wed May 11, 2011 2:36 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CO Already At T3 SFO?
Replies: 7
Views: 3396

CO Already At T3 SFO?

Hey I saw a pic of <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> A380 at <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> on their first day using the A380 on the route today and noticed a few <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 737...

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by jgw787
Wed May 11, 2011 2:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question About UA Boarding Groups
Replies: 22
Views: 6756

RE: Question About UA Boarding Groups

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>I am familiar with this procedure, but som...

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by jgw787
Mon May 09, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA 747 Entertainment Update
Replies: 0
Views: 3593

UA 747 Entertainment Update

Seems <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> has experimented on rental entertainment players on their 747s <a href="http://www.ausbt.com.au/united-considers-personal-media-players-for-747-economy-cabin?utm_source=internal&utm_medium=relatedstories&utm_campaign=related-articleen...

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by jgw787
Mon May 09, 2011 4:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question About UA Boarding Groups
Replies: 22
Views: 6756

RE: Question About UA Boarding Groups

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>I was actually wondering more about whethe...

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by jgw787
Sun May 08, 2011 3:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question About UA Boarding Groups
Replies: 22
Views: 6756

RE: Question About UA Boarding Groups

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Got it. Thanks. Can economy pax use the pr...

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by jgw787
Sat May 07, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question About UA Boarding Groups
Replies: 22
Views: 6756

RE: Question About UA Boarding Groups

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>Do the economy kiosks in <acronym title="P...

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by jgw787
Sat May 07, 2011 9:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Muslim Leaders Taken Off Delta Flight
Replies: 114
Views: 9106

RE: Muslim Leaders Taken Off Delta Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vfw614" class="quote" target="_blank">vfw614</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>The same is probably true for every caucasia...

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by jgw787
Fri May 06, 2011 4:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question About UA Boarding Groups
Replies: 22
Views: 6756

RE: Question About UA Boarding Groups

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Th reason why I ask is because I know that a...

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by jgw787
Tue May 03, 2011 12:47 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: PDX - Checking In With UA
Replies: 8
Views: 5219

RE: PDX - Checking In With UA

you will see when you check in

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by jgw787
Mon May 02, 2011 9:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: PDX - Checking In With UA
Replies: 8
Views: 5219

RE: PDX - Checking In With UA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Where did you get the blue passes?</i></font...

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by jgw787
Mon May 02, 2011 4:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA 747 Seat Question.
Replies: 2
Views: 5101

UA 747 Seat Question.

On UA 747 which row is better:
23
24 or
25?

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by jgw787
Mon May 02, 2011 4:34 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: PDX - Checking In With UA
Replies: 8
Views: 5219

RE: PDX - Checking In With UA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>But I do want a real person helping me with ...

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by jgw787
Mon May 02, 2011 1:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: O'Hare Question
Replies: 6
Views: 2945

RE: O'Hare Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thegoldenargosy" class="quote" target="_blank">thegoldenargosy</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Yes that is correct. After c...

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by jgw787
Mon May 02, 2011 1:46 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: PDX - Checking In With UA
Replies: 8
Views: 5219

RE: PDX - Checking In With UA

Well I was at the <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> pdx check in a while ago, and it wasn't bad. Remember that a lot of times there could be a million open self service kiosks but everyone waits for the agent to check in (happens all the time at every <acronym title="United Airline...

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by jgw787
Sun May 01, 2011 3:31 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CO HKG-SIN Where Do The Aircraft Come From?
Replies: 4
Views: 4398

RE: CO HKG-SIN Where Do The Aircraft Come From?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXintl" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXintl</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>O not only operates GUM-<acronym title="CURR...

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by jgw787
Sun May 01, 2011 1:35 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CO HKG-SIN Where Do The Aircraft Come From?
Replies: 4
Views: 4398

CO HKG-SIN Where Do The Aircraft Come From?

Since CO will fly HKG-SGN/SIN where will the aircraft for SIN come from? The aircraft for SGN does GUM-NRT (CO006) NRT-HKG (CO009) HKG-SGN (CO009) (NO TRAFFIC RIGHTS BETWEEN NRT-SNG) and vise versa, but were does the SIN aircraft come from? Is it the same aircraft that does GUM-HKG?????<br/><br/><fo...

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by jgw787
Thu Apr 28, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA Rfid BAG Chip?
Replies: 0
Views: 2335

UA Rfid BAG Chip?

<a href="http://www.starallianceemployees.com/news_details+M5fcf2cb987e.html?&cHash=36a944c290f334b2cd4535924b0a472d" target="_blank">http://www.starallianceemployees.com...h=36a944c290f334b2cd4535924b0a472d</a> Article is dated 2009. It says that <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acron...

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by jgw787
Tue Apr 26, 2011 1:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Loads On US And DL Shuttles?
Replies: 1
Views: 4346

Loads On US And DL Shuttles?

What are the loads like on US Airways and Delta Shuttle flights??

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by jgw787
Sat Apr 23, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Whats Your Favorite Way To Check In At The Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7543

RE: Whats Your Favorite Way To Check In At The Air

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AeroWesty" class="quote" target="_blank">AeroWesty</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Having a gaggle of porters arrive to mee...

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by jgw787
Sat Apr 23, 2011 10:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Whats Your Favorite Way To Check In At The Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7543

RE: Whats Your Favorite Way To Check In At The Air

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/VC10er" class="quote" target="_blank">VC10er</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>The UNITED GLOBAL SERVICES special check-in at...

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