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by Taity
Sun Apr 28, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hibernian Airliens - A Profile?
Replies: 2
Views: 826

Hibernian Airliens - A Profile?

Hi Everyone, I'm trying to pull some information together on Hibernian Airlines, part of Air Nostrum. However, I'm struggling to get a good detailed profile around their operations, or indeed financial performance. Does anyone have a link or access to somewhere that this is detailed, or could shine ...

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by Taity
Fri Jul 14, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish Aviation 7/17 Thread
Replies: 182
Views: 21787

Re: Irish Aviation 7/17 Thread

Afternoon all, a quick questions. I was under the impression you could pull your boarding pass up on the Aer Lingus app at any time after check in. I checked in at the desk in Edinburgh on Monday then after security pulled the app up to add the boarding pass to my wallet, but it wouldn't let me. Sai...

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by Taity
Tue Jun 06, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/17: Sciathain an tSamhradh
Replies: 119
Views: 18762

Re: Irish 6/17: Sciathain an tSamhradh

Hi everyone, I'm looking for a recommendation. I'm flying out of Dublin in July to Boston with Aer Lingus and for once I'm on my own. I'd like to use one of the lounges, I'm hoping to write up a full trip report as well. However I'm split between using the Aer Lingus Lounge in the terminal and the p...

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by Taity
Fri May 05, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun
Replies: 128
Views: 17277

Re: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun

I wondered if anyone could help me with a query I've got about Mobile Boarding Passes with Aer Lingus. If you check in at the airport, Dublin in this case, and get a physical boarding pass, can I then log into the app and get a mobile boarding pass also? I know some airlines such as Easyjet and Uni...

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by Taity
Fri May 05, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun
Replies: 128
Views: 17277

Re: Irish 5.17: Summer flying fun

I wondered if anyone could help me with a query I've got about Mobile Boarding Passes with Aer Lingus. If you check in at the airport, Dublin in this case, and get a physical boarding pass, can I then log into the app and get a mobile boarding pass also? I know some airlines such as Easyjet and Unit...

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by Taity
Sat Apr 29, 2017 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA swap MIA A380 to 747
Replies: 25
Views: 8399

Re: BA swap MIA A380 to 7

I knew a post like this was coming. It wouldn't be airliners.net otherwise. You missed the 3 class 772's and 788's out. A post like what? I was explaining how BA have six types of four-class aircraft, which gives them real flexibility to schedule aircraft according to demand. If I hadn't been in a ...

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by Taity
Fri Apr 21, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue applies for additional Cuba frequencies
Replies: 42
Views: 6498

Re: JetBlue applies for additional Cuba frequencies

Isn't Jetlue struggling right now? Aren't they doing a fleet review due to their cost/revenue issues? I wouldn't call that "struggling". They are unhappy with their 190. And that's about it. They don't have issues with their A320 and certainly not with their A321 Mint service that is eati...

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by Taity
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 4/17: Remembering the fallen
Replies: 114
Views: 16298

Re: Irish 4/17: Remembering the fallen

Over 600 passengers affected as fault halts Aer Lingus jet Around 660 Aer Lingus passengers had their travel plans disrupted over the last 24 hours due to a technical issue with one of its aircraft. A flight from Dublin to JFK Airport in New York and the subsequent return flight from JFK to Dublin ...

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by Taity
Fri Dec 23, 2016 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flybe Suspends DND-AMS
Replies: 8
Views: 1874

Re: Flybe Suspends DND-AMS

Absoloute farce. Would be intrigued to get a bit of detail from DND or FlyBe more than radar.

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by Taity
Fri Dec 23, 2016 8:47 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Bad weather forecast Scotland Friday 23 & 24th
Replies: 1
Views: 313

Re: Bad weather forecast Scotland Friday 23 & 24th

It looks like it's calmed down in general, but still blustery! I've got an 20:20 flight from EDI - BFS tonight, winds around that time look a lot better. It will be bumpy though, I'll be holding onto my take-away cup of tea with both hands! EDIT: I should of posted a link. http://www.bbc.co.uk/weath...

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by Taity
Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Prince William's visit to Hanoi
Replies: 23
Views: 2664

Re: Prince William's visit to Hanoi

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/artic ... er-427048/
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Would the converted Air Force jet for the government and royal family not of been used?

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/artic ... er-427048/

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by Taity
Fri Nov 18, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hub-Scotland traffic for BA + KL in 2015/2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1220

Re: Hub-Scotland traffic for BA + KL in 2015/2016

by738 wrote:
Thousands will have switched to the FR STN and BE LCY services, plus a lot using the trains


A great point by the trains with the recent change of operator.

I read this the other day http://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/passenger-figures-boost-for-east-coast-line-1-4291078

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by Taity
Fri Nov 18, 2016 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hub-Scotland traffic for BA + KL in 2015/2016
Replies: 6
Views: 1220

Re: Hub-Scotland traffic for BA + KL in 2015/2016

Would a more realistic comparison be LON total traffic not just LHR? Also what was LHR traffic on just BA in 2015? I doubt there has been of a traffic drop with BA at all. More than likely the BA traffic mostly moved to EasyJet at LGW and Southend, Ryanair at Luton and FlyBe at City and do they fly ...

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by Taity
Thu Nov 17, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 34770

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Has Las Vegas been touted as a potential new route? BA are having a lot of success with it from London, could some transfers come over? The market has been more exposed with recent fights UFC McGregor fights pulling irish fans over. Future UFC fights in Vegas, with or without McGregor, will pull a ...

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by Taity
Thu Nov 17, 2016 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 34770

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

I haven't heard of LAS being a potential route, but it certainly could be. It's very successful out of London, with VS flying daily out and LGW and BA flying around ten times a week from LHR. It could be a popular year round destination, so it wouldn't surprise me if it were a possibility down the ...

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by Taity
Thu Nov 17, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 34770

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Is the slide presentation from today's press conference available anywhere? Here: . http://i955.photobucket.com/albums/ae40/PhilipOA260/DBE1EF10-D56E-410E-82B9-06CE282D704A_zpsh9gd7hhn.jpeg . I've had a few things I've not known about the Aer Lingus 757's I wondered if anyonye could help answer for...

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by Taity
Thu Nov 17, 2016 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 34770

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

I know BA have scaled back one of the flights to JFK through Shannon, but I didn't think it had disappeared all together. Should it be included above? Its not bookable from SNN. edit: neither is the KU flight that's there, though! I just checked, it's not running that day! Weekend it doesn't run by...

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by Taity
Thu Nov 17, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 34770

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Here's a snapshot of scheduled passenger departures (excluding charters) at SNN on 5th August next: http://i68.tinypic.com/s3o50x.jpg I know BA have scaled back one of the flights to JFK through Shannon, but I didn't think it had disappeared all together. Should it be included above?

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by Taity
Sat Nov 05, 2016 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA returns to 10-abreast 777 seating, increases A320 seating
Replies: 116
Views: 21329

Re: BA returns to 10-abreast 777 seating, increases A320 seating

Full presentation can be found here: http://i.media-server.com/version/14782 ... _193504248 Did anybody see slide 15, Club Europe to be introduced to UK Domestice Flights?! I find this to be a fantastic introduction! Surely EDI - LON will be one of the first routes, how similar will it be to old UK...

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by Taity
Sat Nov 05, 2016 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward
Replies: 287
Views: 34770

Re: Irish 12/16: Ever skyward

Does anybody have a link to the presentation above?

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by Taity
Mon Oct 31, 2016 12:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: List Making: Cheapest/Best Value Flight You've Booked
Replies: 62
Views: 3441

Re: List Making: Cheapest/Best Value Flight You've Booked

A few gems for me: EDI - CDG - DTW - LAS - DTW - AMS - EDI with Air France, Delta and KLM for £370. Free seat selection etc in advance was the icing on the cake. Extra legroom the whole way. Adding an upgrade option for United on my return leg from BOS to EDI. For £35 I was able to make the BOS - EW...

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by Taity
Thu Aug 18, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Alitalia Short-Haul Biz Service
Replies: 2
Views: 486

Re: Alitalia Short-Haul Biz Service

This would be a great trip report when you've flown it if you fancy?

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by Taity
Thu Aug 18, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Airport Routine
Replies: 20
Views: 2265

Your Airport Routine

Hi All, I was wondering what your normal routines are at the airport? Do you go somewhere to eat every time? Do you have a set seat that you wait in near a window? I thought it'd be interesting to hear what we all do! I've got a flight Tuesday morning at 7am, my local airport is Edinburgh. I'll arri...

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by Taity
Wed Jul 13, 2016 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Days, Two Emergency Landings By United At Edinburgh
Replies: 1
Views: 1869

Two Days, Two Emergency Landings By United At Edinburgh

On the 12th July UA 929 from LHR, en route to ORD, made an emergency landing at Edinburgh Airport after it began leaking fuel. The aircraft was a 767-300 and was carrying 119 passengers and 11 crew, all landed safe. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-36773635 The plane then ma...

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by Taity
Sun Jun 19, 2016 12:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WestJet recommending you bring your own IFE onboard
Replies: 5
Views: 1134

Re: WestJet recommending you bring your own IFE onboard

I'm not sure how you came to that conclusion? Your bolded piece even says bring your own until they have fully implemented their new system. Nautrally they shouldnt really even be in a position where they reccomend bringing your own entertainment, but they are fixing it going forward to ensure IFE w...

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by Taity
Thu May 12, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Buying United Club Pass - Ebay
Replies: 6
Views: 3949

RE: Buying United Club Pass - Ebay

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AR385" class="quote" target="_blank">AR385</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I'm not being disinge...

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by Taity
Thu May 12, 2016 9:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Buying United Club Pass - Ebay
Replies: 6
Views: 3949

Buying United Club Pass - Ebay

Hi All, I've got a set of summer flights with United and have seen that you can buy the reward passes that people get from CHASE and Hyatt, on ebay. You get the pass mailed to you and just fill your name in the back in the blank space and use at a lounge as long as you are on a united flight. This i...

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by Taity
Thu May 05, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Across The Pond With United
Replies: 16
Views: 2703

RE: Across The Pond With United

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/reifel" class="quote" target="_blank">reifel</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>While I never flew a 757 on <acronym title="Un...

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by Taity
Thu May 05, 2016 9:51 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Across The Pond With United
Replies: 16
Views: 2703

RE: Across The Pond With United

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rta" class="quote" target="_blank">rta</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i> Quoting Taity (Thread starter): On the internationa...

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by Taity
Wed May 04, 2016 11:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Across The Pond With United
Replies: 16
Views: 2703

Across The Pond With United

Hi All, I've just booked my summer trip to the states having found a great price with United. Usually I'd fly with <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> or Aer Lingus across the pond. I have never flown United and I'm looking forward to making this my 22nd Airline that I've flown on. However...

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by Taity
Wed Jun 03, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Esta Updates
Replies: 4
Views: 1436

RE: Esta Updates

My concern is more around the flight info. Ie if you have it detailed as Y from a previous trip but arrive on flight X?

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by Taity
Wed Jun 03, 2015 2:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Galleries Lounge Would You Recommend At LHR?
Replies: 7
Views: 1717

RE: Which Galleries Lounge Would You Recommend At

Personally I use the Galleries South. It's very large. The central parts, especially where the food is, can be very busy but this goes in peaks and troughs. You can also usually get a seat and it's not crampt as people usually respect your space, from my experience. The sheer size also allows you to...

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by Taity
Wed Jun 03, 2015 2:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Esta Updates
Replies: 4
Views: 1436

Esta Updates

Hi All, I'm travelling to the states again next month, having travelled last July. My ESTA is still valid. It expires next May. I've updated the address of where I'm staying on the application. However I can't update my flight details, it has the flight I took last Summer. I had put it in at the tim...

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by Taity
Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Manchester - £1Bn Expansion & US Pre-Clearence
Replies: 17
Views: 4375

RE: Manchester - £1Bn Expansion & US Pre-Clearence

Fantastic news. As much as I love Heathrow this creates another power house airport in the right part of the country. Edinburgh is attempting to do the same further north. A good geographical spread. This, almost re-build, is badly needed. Security got upgraded over the last year, but is still a nig...

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by Taity
Tue Jun 02, 2015 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta To Begin Pre-loading Carryon Bags In Hubs
Replies: 140
Views: 23696

RE: Delta To Begin Pre-loading Carryon Bags In Hubs

A great idea. Thinking outside the box. Benefits both passengers, airport and airline. Less luggage for passengers to take through security meaning less issues, shorter queues (to a point as it's a small trial) and happier passengers. Coupled with quicker boarding meaning happier passengers and a mo...

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by Taity
Sat May 30, 2015 10:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2015 Booked/flown Flights
Replies: 259
Views: 22728

RE: Your 2015 Booked/flown Flights

TAKEN: 17th Feb <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 1441: <acronym title="Edinburgh - Turnhouse (EDI / EGPH), United Kingdom">EDI</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> @ 10:30 -> J on B767 17th Feb <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acron...

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by Taity
Sat May 30, 2015 9:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Scotland/Ireland • P.2 • First Time Flying FR!
Replies: 26
Views: 8805

RE: Scotland/Ireland • P.2 • First Time Flying FR!

EDI is my local, whay did you think of it in general? As it expands more of the construction is finishing, did you use any of the new areas?

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by Taity
Sat May 30, 2015 8:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Scotland/Ireland • P.3 • Back To Vegas With BA
Replies: 12
Views: 5438

RE: Scotland/Ireland • P.3 • Back To Vegas With BA

I wouldn't say it was hastily put together at all, it was a great report! You've obviously got a lot of passion for <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>. It's such a shame you weren't on a new or recently refitted aircraft with the new World Traveller, it's the embodiment of the <acronym ti...

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by Taity
Fri May 29, 2015 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Security - Open Letter From COO
Replies: 12
Views: 2743

RE: Edinburgh Airport Security - Open Letter From COO

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mattdell" class="quote" target="_blank">mattdell</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Sorry it was 13...

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by Taity
Fri May 29, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Security - Open Letter From COO
Replies: 12
Views: 2743

RE: Edinburgh Airport Security - Open Letter From COO

It's worst in the mornings and evenings. I'd be cautious and play it like any other airport just encase. Do you have checked baggage etc?

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by Taity
Fri May 29, 2015 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Security - Open Letter From COO
Replies: 12
Views: 2743

Edinburgh Airport Security - Open Letter From COO

As Edinburgh Airport gets busier and busier new owners GIP have invested heavily in improving and expending services. Just after Christmas Edinburgh Airport opened up their newly built security hall. Significantly more space, upgraded facilities and a more streamlined process. The old one was close ...

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by Taity
Wed Feb 04, 2015 9:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: BA Domestic & Club Europe Query
Replies: 4
Views: 2859

BA Domestic & Club Europe Query

Last week I was in the midst of planning a few days in Paris with some friends when I received notice of the changes to <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> Executive Club. I had a chunk of points with <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> through flying over the past couple of year...

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by Taity
Tue Aug 12, 2014 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Four UA Tails At EDI 11 AUG 14?
Replies: 18
Views: 9513

RE: Four UA Tails At EDI 11 AUG 14?

I did the US Airways 757 hop to <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym> the other month from <acronym title="Edinburgh - Turnhouse (EDI / EGPH), United Kingdom">EDI</acronym>. For the ride it was comfortable and had enough room. No complaints here...

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by Taity
Sat Aug 09, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: First Flight On BA's New 787 = Awful
Replies: 38
Views: 10567

RE: First Flight On BA's New 787 = Awful

Personally I disagree with the original poster. I flew on a <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 787 last month <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym> - <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>, overn...

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by Taity
Sat Aug 09, 2014 3:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lowest Load You Have Been Part Of?
Replies: 91
Views: 6422

RE: Lowest Load You Have Been Part Of?

EDI - <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> with <acronym title="Bloomington / Normal - Central Illinois Regional (BMI / KBMI), USA - Illinois">BMI</acronym> March/April 2012. Just as <acronym title="Bloomington / Normal - Central Illinois Regional (BMI / KBMI...

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by Taity
Sun Jun 29, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: API For US Flights With BA
Replies: 1
Views: 2364

API For US Flights With BA

Just a quick question, when travelling with BA you can provide any API information online or at check in, is this the same for flights to the US?

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by Taity
Mon Jun 09, 2014 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS Pleased With Little Red LF....of 37.6%
Replies: 46
Views: 16010

RE: VS Pleased With Little Red LF....of 37.6%

Towards the end of <acronym title="Bloomington / Normal - Central Illinois Regional (BMI / KBMI), USA - Illinois">BMI</acronym> running the routes the load factors had dwindled to low teens. What we have to consider is: - This is building from scratch on a very competitive route - That this is an av...

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by Taity
Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US Airways Intercontinental
Replies: 17
Views: 2441

RE: US Airways Intercontinental

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

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by Taity
Sat Jun 07, 2014 6:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US Airways Intercontinental
Replies: 17
Views: 2441

RE: US Airways Intercontinental

I just had a quick check and there's no update like that on the <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 787 page the the flight details on new searches still show the 787. I hope it's not changed! Have you got a link to something showing a change by chance? Thanks! I'm intrigued about <acronym...

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by Taity
Sat Jun 07, 2014 5:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Favorite Airlines And Airlines On Your List To Fly
Replies: 32
Views: 3364

RE: Favorite Airlines And Airlines On Your List To

Preferred Airline: British Airways
Other top choices: Etihad, Lufthansa, KLM and Easyjet.

Wishlist: Qatar Airways, Cathay Pacific, Virgin America and Singapore Airlines.

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