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by AirAfreak
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did people really fly all the way on flights like this?
Replies: 119
Views: 29589

Re: Did people really fly all the way on flights like this?

Dear OP: I was one of those passengers whom endured those multi-sector itineraries re: Washington/Dulles - Seoul & v.v. (circa 1990’s) because it was often expensive, and/or inconvenient to fly transpacific to/from Korea from Washington/Dulles: Here are some examples: + ANA (NH) IAD (747) NRT (L...

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by AirAfreak
Sun Jul 12, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most geographically nonsensical routing?
Replies: 94
Views: 8514

Re: Most geographically nonsensical routing?

My trips include: + Savannah to Tampa (via Newark) due to a Continental Airlines mistake fare. + Los Angeles to Seoul (via Detroit) on DELTA was the fastest option due to last-minute purchase/availability. + Washington/Dulles to Seattle (via Newark, Cleveland, and Houston/Intercontinental) Continent...

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by AirAfreak
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: IFE: pre-AVOD/PTV
Replies: 12
Views: 1745

IFE: pre-AVOD/PTV

Wikipedia + Google have yet to answer my questions regarding the inflight movie selection process pre-9/11, PTV, AVOD, etc., ... For example, as a frequent traveler onboard PAN AM PA60/61 between Frankfurt and Washington/Dulles & v.v. throughout the 80’s, it was strange how different films were ...

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by AirAfreak
Mon Jun 08, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18607

Re: US Airlines/Airports mandating face masks?

Make your life easier (and the flying public’s lives safer) by just telling your buddy to wear a mask at all times. It should be a non-issue for him now that it’s easier to purchase a face mask.

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by AirAfreak
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Between the websites of Aéroports de Paris, DELTA, AIRFRANCE, and Google; it astounds me that in less than 24 hours prior to flight departure, AF066 CDGLAX departing 03/19, shows different departure gates; M44 and M66. It’s clearly not a big deal at the end of the day but seriously, with the number ...

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by AirAfreak
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

DL last remaining routes to AMS per Monday, everything else cancelled DL72/74 ATL DL132/134 DTW Are you certain (or have a source)? DL75, DL85 and DL135 (westbound) and DL72, DL82 and DL134 (eastbound) remain bookable on Delta metal throughout march. All other TATL routes to the EU are off the syst...

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by AirAfreak
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Wait, so let me get this straight. Delta sends out an internal memo, and then also confirmed it saying they would NOT fly to continental Europe, only UK would stand. Now, they’re still gonna fly to continental Europe? Maybe bookable, but flown by KLM/af as they (for now) continue to fly to the US? ...

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by AirAfreak
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Here are some updates I’ve gathered from my sources at http://www.delta.com and http://www.airfrance.fr for travel beyond March 13: DELTA AIR LINES maintains its’ 5x/weekly nonstop (Boeing 777) services to the French Capital from Los Angeles & v.v. after March 13, 2020. Additionally, AIR FRANCE...

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by AirAfreak
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Here are some updates I’ve gathered from my sources at http://www.delta.com and http://www.airfrance.fr for travel beyond March 13: DELTA AIR LINES maintains its’ 5x/weekly nonstop (Boeing 777) services to the French Capital from Los Angeles & v.v. after March 13, 2020. Additionally, AIR FRANCE...

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by AirAfreak
Sat Mar 14, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Here are some updates I’ve gathered from my sources at http://www.delta.com and http://www.airfrance.fr for travel beyond March 13: DELTA AIR LINES maintains its’ 5x/weekly nonstop (Boeing 777) services to the French Capital from Los Angeles & v.v. after March 13, 2020. Additionally, AIR FRANCE ...

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by AirAfreak
Fri Mar 13, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

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Air France will serve 7 destinations to the USA from Paris nonstop as from 14 March 2020. Moreover, Air France will operate its’ 3x/weekly Los Angeles - Pape’ete services as planned. Source: www.airfrance.fr

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by AirAfreak
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?
Replies: 105
Views: 33276

Re: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?

There is something we Koreans call, “saving face.” If you understand the significance of this within Korean Society, then you can definitely trust that Korean Air will weather the storm. And if I were a betting man, I’d place my money on Heather Cho (Cho Hyun-ah) to keep the airline afloat sans gove...

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by AirAfreak
Fri Mar 06, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183396

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

My goodness I’ve never seen so much negativity within a single thread. Do we all need to be reminded how horrible airplane food served throughout the 80’s and 90’s was THE hot topic for discussion? Seriously, some a.net members need to take a Xanax and calm down. Coronavirus is a “bullet” that canno...

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by AirAfreak
Fri Mar 06, 2020 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Airlines : aggression between pilot and passengers
Replies: 35
Views: 8140

Re: Swiss Airlines : aggression between pilot and passengers

No. No matter how inappropriate the passenger is behaving, we do not use physical force. In the United States, that is considered assault. The captain should’ve called for airport police to come and remove the passengers. As crew members, we do not touch customers. Wrong Wrong Wrong. Appropriate fo...

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by AirAfreak
Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: French routes news thread
Replies: 356
Views: 65231

Re: French routes news thread

Vancouver - Pape’ete & v.v. route has been confirmed. It is not confirmed if Air Tahiti Nui or Air France will operate the flight. If Air France operates the flight, it is undecided if CDG or PPT based F/A’s will crew this flight. TN will codeshare on AF flights in the event AF operates YVR - P...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: French routes news thread
Replies: 356
Views: 65231

Re: French routes news thread

Vancouver - Pape’ete & v.v. route has been confirmed. It is not confirmed if Air Tahiti Nui or Air France will operate the flight. If Air France operates the flight, it is undecided if CDG or PPT based F/A’s will crew this flight. TN will codeshare on AF flights in the event AF operates YVR - PP...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Feb 26, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211765

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

It’s been 9 days since my ICN-LAX flight (via Seattle/Tacoma) and I’m pleased to report no health issues. I purchased 3 travel sized bottles of Lysol Disinfectant spray for use onboard each flight lavatory handle, toilet seat, sink handles, and counter areas I was exposed to. When I noticed a passen...

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by AirAfreak
Sun Feb 23, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211765

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

DL198 ICN-SEA on 2/18/2020 was noticeably staffed with more Asian American cabin crew than my normal experience of the 2 to maybe 3 Korean speakers onboard. I was able to confirm at least one Japanese speaker, two Chinese speakers, and at least four Korean speakers onboard the A330neo. My requests s...

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by AirAfreak
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What former carriers have you flown?
Replies: 102
Views: 3348

Re: What former carriers have you flown?

Air Jamaica (LAX-MBJ) America West (PHX-ELP/TUS/LAX/MSP & LAS-LAX/MSP/TUS/PHX/ATL) Presidential Airways (IAD-BOS) USAir/USAIRWAYS (CLT-EWR/AVL/IAD/DCA/FAY/LAX/ATL/SAV/TPA/JAX) Sabena (BRU-JFK/ATL) Swissair (ZRH-IAD/SEL) Air Afrique (DKR-CDG) Air Inter (ORY-MRS) World Airways (PHL-FRA) TWA (JFK-L...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Recommendations: Best Non-skid winter shoes to avoid slipping and falling down on icy sidewalks.
Replies: 2
Views: 240

Recommendations: Best Non-skid winter shoes to avoid slipping and falling down on icy sidewalks.

Hello A.net enthusiasts: I do not own a pair of anti-skid shoes for the slippery, ice-covered sidewalks of Seoul; need recommendations. I prefer a stylish dress or casual shoe; definitely not a heavy winter boot. Google is not my best friend, for the moment, which is why I’m posting here. I am flyin...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tokyo Narita ponders future after Delta's farewell
Replies: 44
Views: 14063

Re: Tokyo Narita ponders future after Delta's farewell

NRT 2020: “Delta who?” Big deal. They’re leaving. Nobody cares. As a (former) frequent Narita transfer passenger, DELTA employees at Narita Airport consistently exceeded expectations; going above and beyond the call of duty. I have flown multiple DL283/284 “through-flights” via NRT, and now I no lo...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Hello Michael, Hope you are well, sorry for the long time! Bonne Année ét Bonne Santé, Léonard!!! No worries for the time; happy to have a message from you! How are things from “your corner of the sky?” Seoul-Jeju-Seoul is a scheduled a mix of A220, A330, 737-800, 737-900, and 777-200 in February. ...

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by AirAfreak
Tue Dec 31, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

I don’t have the February roster for all scheduled A220 flights handy, but I do know they are scheduled at Seoul/Gimpo, Jeju, Yeosu, and Busan. I can’t wait to share my travel experience onboard the A220! Also, very best wishes to you and also Happy Flying throughout 2020, too! KE will schedule the...

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by AirAfreak
Sun Dec 29, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air / Hanjin Group family feuds development thread
Replies: 16
Views: 4770

Re: Korean Air / Hanjin Group family feuds development thread

Someone should create a "Korean drama" reality show from all this. Certainly all the characters for drama are in place. “The Good Witch” is a Korean Drama that includes a scene where the evil daughter of a large Korean Airline Company forced a flight attendant to bow her head and kneel to...

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by AirAfreak
Sun Dec 29, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

Hello from Los Angeles!!! Would you believe in the 19 years of me living in Los Angeles, I have never taken a moment to do any airplane spotting at the famous In-n-Out Burger?!!! I should join you for some spotting when you arrive, Léonard! Your arrival will be my motivation to finally watch the pl...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Dec 26, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA, the tale of the best and worst of this airline
Replies: 17
Views: 1462

Re: AA, the tale of the best and worst of this airline

Truthfully, I have avoided American Airlines for about 18 years because a flight attendant couldn’t be bothered by my request for a canned soft drink to take off the plane at 5 a.m. in Dallas. This broad had the nerve to suggest I should go and purchase a beverage inside the terminal upon deplaning,...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Dec 25, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Korean Air Skypass Program Changes
Replies: 0
Views: 617

Korean Air Skypass Program Changes

SKYPASS program to be updated Korean Air is renewing its SKYPASS frequent flyer program to increase customer benefits. Among many changes, the new program will allow customers to purchase flight tickets using a combination of mileage and cash/card. Major Updates “Cash and miles” payment option for f...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Dec 25, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turbulence and injuries
Replies: 14
Views: 3321

Re: Turbulence and injuries

On December 26th, 2004, I was seated in L’espace Affaires from CDG-JFK on the 777-200 and was surprised to receive the entire meal service during the turbulence crossing the Atlantic. I overheard the discontinuation of service announcement in Tempo due to turbulence and wondered shocked how dedicate...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Dec 25, 2019 7:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do airlines reuse flight number of their terminated destination?
Replies: 42
Views: 5832

Re: Do airlines reuse flight number of their terminated destination?

Yes, for example, the old DL 284 LAX-NRT and DL 284 NRT-BKK is now DL 284 LAX-ATL.

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by AirAfreak
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

It is nice to see your informative and entertaining trip reports again, Eastafspot!!! Thank you for sharing the gems of Africa with us! I hope to discover much of Africa sooner than later; travel plans are mainly destined for Seoul these days. Happy Holidays from Los Angeles. I wish you a meaningfu...

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by AirAfreak
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi
Replies: 21
Views: 6525

Re: The Crane soars again at latitude 0° ~ Uganda Airlines to Burundi

It is nice to see your informative and entertaining trip reports again, Eastafspot!!! Thank you for sharing the gems of Africa with us! I hope to discover much of Africa sooner than later; travel plans are mainly destined for Seoul these days. Happy Holidays from Los Angeles. I wish you a meaningful...

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by AirAfreak
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Honolulu to Europe nonstop, PPT-CDG nonstop
Replies: 21
Views: 2031

Re: Honolulu to Europe nonstop, PPT-CDG nonstop

Paris/CDG - Pape’ete, via Vancouver, is the latest rumor floating around at Air France.

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by AirAfreak
Fri Nov 15, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: New Qantas destinations in Asia?
Replies: 7
Views: 877

Re: New Qantas destinations in Asia?

Seoul/Gimpo (SEL) was serviced by regularly-scheduled QF 767 aircraft many years ago from Brisbane and Sydney; prior to the opening of Incheon. Australia service continues to “ebb and flow” for reasons unbeknownst to me.

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by AirAfreak
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines selling extremely tight airport connections
Replies: 45
Views: 10553

Re: Airlines selling extremely tight airport connections

The connecting airport is the deciding factor whether to choose a short or long transfer. Seattle is definitely on my short transfer list, for example, while Seoul is on top of the “I don’t mind” list for long airport transfers. Imagine the experience of a pleasant and seamless check-in experience ...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines selling extremely tight airport connections
Replies: 45
Views: 10553

Re: Airlines selling extremely tight airport connections

I loathe Seattle Airport, for example, so I would not hesitate to purchase a short transfer at SEA.

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by AirAfreak
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Iberia Phone Agents Not Speaking English
Replies: 10
Views: 6309

Re: Iberia Phone Agents Not Speaking English

The toll free numbers for customers calling from the U.S.A. such as 1-800-SPAIN-IB (Iberia) or 1-800-AF-PARIS (Air France), for example, would automatically direct my call to a reservations sales agent at a call center located abroad; specifically during the evening hours. For example, during the 19...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL
Replies: 361
Views: 82949

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

Seoul is today what Tokyo used to be: + Seoul (Google it) is the world’s 6th most expensive city; + Seoul commands the highest demand of the lucrative multi-billion dollar cosmetic tourism industry in all of Asia (Chinese $$$ chooses Korea over Beverly Hills); + Seoul currently offers its’ passenge...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL
Replies: 361
Views: 82949

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

Who besides me? NY and Tokyo are two of the most important cities in the world. What would you think of DL if they didnt fly from NY to Paris or London? This is the third city in that sentence. It is bizarre. Partners aside, Seoul doesnt even come close in terms of significance. Seoul is today what...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why are TATL breakfast in Y so minimal?
Replies: 70
Views: 13781

Re: Why are TATL breakfast in Y so minimal?

Once upon a time, I purchased a Businesselite ticket from Los Angeles to Bangkok via Narita. I charged $10,900 to my AMEX for that plane ticket on delta.com; personal holiday trip. Anyway, I can tell you that I was so disgusted with the dried pork breakfast served to me on the DL284 LAXNRT flight th...

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by AirAfreak
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL closing NRT. Suspends NRT-SIN, Announces ICN-MNL
Replies: 361
Views: 82949

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

Who besides me? NY and Tokyo are two of the most important cities in the world. What would you think of DL if they didnt fly from NY to Paris or London? This is the third city in that sentence. It is bizarre. Partners aside, Seoul doesnt even come close in terms of significance. Seoul is today what...

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by AirAfreak
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why no Royal air maroc at LAX?
Replies: 9
Views: 8283

Re: Why no Royal air maroc at LAX?

Air France (via CDG) on departure from Los Angeles have CMN demand sufficiently covered.

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by AirAfreak
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Aviation Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 2282

Re: Korean Aviation Thread 2019

Is the Boston service daily, or will it be? KE (nonstop) Boston - Incheon & v.v. services remain confirmed for 5x/weekly until August 2020. There are no plans for a daily flight for even during the Korean Chuseok Holiday Period and the Christmas Holiday Period. Varying weeks will operate only 4...

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by AirAfreak
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CDG busier than LHR in Sep.19, first time ever?
Replies: 59
Views: 14415

Re: CDG busier than LHR in Sep.19, first time ever?

That argument of CDG being the worst connecting hub is as old as time itself. As a passenger utilizing the AF CDG2 hub since 1993, it astounds me to read these complaints in 2019. I don’t understand how anyone could end up in “circles” and being lost unless they are drunk, oblivious, and/or complete...

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by AirAfreak
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Aviation Thread
Replies: 16
Views: 2282

Re: Korean Aviation Thread 2019

+ Temporary Suspension of KE A330-200 nonstop 3x/weekly ICN-NBO & v.v. services previously announced as from August 2014 are now permanently cancelled. (Source: KE INTRANET)

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by AirAfreak
Sat Sep 07, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How are Xiamen Air and transit at Fuzhou?
Replies: 3
Views: 827

Re: How are Xiamen Air and transit at Fuzhou?

+ Download “Scan and Translate” mobile application for any foreign language challenges. + Xiamen Air Economy Class passengers traveling between Los Angeles - Seoul & v.v., for example; offers excellent value. My reply is based upon the feedback from (4) Economy Class Passengers (personal friends...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Aug 08, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16426

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

Austrian (OS) flew the A310s from Washington/Dulles (IAD) to Vienna (VIE) via Geneva (GVA) in partnership with Swissair (SR). Swissair flew to Zurich (ZRH) from Washington/Dulles (IAD) via Philadelphia (PHL) in cooperation with Austrian Airlines (OS) operated by Boeing 747-300SUD. I should have cla...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16426

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

I have a memory that OS flew A310s from VIE-ZRH-IAD back when they were part of the Qualiflyer Group. Since SAir Group owned both SR and OS, maybe they were sharing opportunities across the carriers? Austrian (OS) flew the A310s from Washington/Dulles (IAD) to Vienna (VIE) via Geneva (GVA) in partn...

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by AirAfreak
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16426

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

Austrian (OS) flew the A310s from Washington/Dulles (IAD) to Vienna (VIE) via Geneva (GVA) in partnership with Swissair (SR). In this regard, if I remember correctly, these flights were operated partially or mostly with Swissair A310s (although Austrian Airlines also owned A310s at that time). Is t...

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by AirAfreak
Mon Aug 05, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16426

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

I always found it perplexing that LX even left IAD back in 2003, it always seemed to be a huge whole in their network IMHO. In 2003, LX were losing money, and announced they were to join oneworld. The route then would have been just O/D, as there's have been little feed at IAD. The proposed oneworl...

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