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by j77w
Tue Aug 05, 2014 12:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Chasing The Betterfly! Royal Brunei B787 BWN-MEL
Replies: 47
Views: 34763

RE: Chasing The Betterfly! Royal Brunei B787 BWN-MEL

Hi Dirk Just a quick update - flew in yesterday morning from Jakarta and currently in the process of writing my report on <acronym title="Garuda Indonesia">GA</acronym> Business (I notice "executive" is now "business" and service class which used to be "C" is now "J" - and quite rightly so, in my hu...

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by j77w
Mon May 19, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Chasing The Betterfly! Royal Brunei B787 BWN-MEL
Replies: 47
Views: 34763

RE: Chasing The Betterfly! Royal Brunei B787 BWN-MEL

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

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by j77w
Thu May 15, 2014 3:09 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Chasing The Betterfly! Royal Brunei B787 BWN-MEL
Replies: 47
Views: 34763

RE: Chasing The Betterfly! Royal Brunei B787 BWN-MEL

Welcome back (to Melbourne, that is) Dirk! I knew you'd got a decent fare of <acronym title="Royal Brunei Airlines">BI</acronym> J but didn't realize it would be *that* soon!! Were you going in June/July as well, or was this it? <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><fon...

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by j77w
Sun May 11, 2014 6:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ To Launch Premium Economy
Replies: 82
Views: 22427

RE: SQ To Launch Premium Economy

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/avek00" class="quote" target="_blank">avek00</a> (<a href="#56" class="quote">Reply 56</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> If that's your lo...

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by j77w
Wed May 07, 2014 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Airlines Disclosed New Business Class
Replies: 20
Views: 8517

RE: Philippine Airlines Disclosed New Business Class

Um, my imagination or is the same as LH's 748 business class seat product (in PAL upholstery)??

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by j77w
Mon May 05, 2014 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates To Improve First Class
Replies: 54
Views: 21251

RE: Emirates To Improve First 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/AWACSooner" class="quote" target="_blank">AWACSooner</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Yah...but this is Emirates...they are ...

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by j77w
Wed Apr 23, 2014 2:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Yananyi! Tales From Qantas Business Class
Replies: 34
Views: 17261

RE: Yananyi! Tales From Qantas Business 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/dirktraveller" class="quote" target="_blank">dirktraveller</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Btw are you flying to <acronym t...

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by j77w
Tue Apr 22, 2014 2:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Yananyi! Tales From Qantas Business Class
Replies: 34
Views: 17261

RE: Yananyi! Tales From Qantas Business Class

Oooooh, and I had been wondering what you meant by your "Next report should be on an airline you are more familiar with! Hopefully I can put it up here soon" comment from your previous <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym>!! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="qu...

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by j77w
Tue Apr 22, 2014 12:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Emirates From A 5 Star To A 4 Star Airline
Replies: 68
Views: 36982

RE: Emirates From A 5 Star To A 4 Star Airline

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/infinit" class="quote" target="_blank">infinit</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i> it can really backfire to market yourself...

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by j77w
Sat Mar 22, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Jakarta, The Long Way! On Kuwait Airways & Jetstar
Replies: 19
Views: 32909

RE: Jakarta, The Long Way! On Kuwait Airways & Jetstar

Hi Dirktraveller, A very insightful trip report as always - 5th freedom rights most definitely open up a world of possibilities to the aviation enthusiast, even a short slog such as <acronym title="Jakarta - International / Soekarno-Hatta (CGK / WIII), Indonesia">CGK</acronym>-<acronym title="Kuala ...

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by j77w
Thu Mar 13, 2014 1:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 19
Replies: 256
Views: 78010

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 19

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bjorn14" class="quote" target="_blank">bjorn14</a> (<a href="#118" class="quote">Reply 118</a>):<br/><i>At this point they might want to bring i...

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by j77w
Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9
Replies: 265
Views: 84697

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ben175" class="quote" target="_blank">ben175</a> (<a href="#70" class="quote">Reply 70</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> If that's not bad...

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by j77w
Mon Mar 10, 2014 11:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9
Replies: 265
Views: 84697

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 9

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/77west" class="quote" target="_blank">77west</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>): A part of me still hopes it has landed on a remote is...

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by j77w
Sat Mar 08, 2014 3:04 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A Migrant's Tale - Its Malaysian Business! SIN-MEL
Replies: 45
Views: 17281

RE: A Migrant's Tale - Its Malaysian Business! SIN-MEL

Ryanair - welcome to Oz! Love your trip reports - great pictures, I love the enthusiasm with which you write it - not to mention your humour! <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> I think - no, I *know* I'm in th...

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by j77w
Sat Mar 08, 2014 2:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Emirates From A 5 Star To A 4 Star Airline
Replies: 68
Views: 36982

RE: Emirates From A 5 Star To A 4 Star Airline

To say "an airline does not have to run out of choices" is a bit of a stretch. Don't get me wrong, I'm not an Emirates fan(I've never flown them so I cannot comment) - but what you are asking, whilst dare I say possible, the sheer economics would be nothing short of mad. An EK380 accommodates up to ...

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by j77w
Thu Feb 27, 2014 1:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qantas A330-300 J Class, SYD-BKK
Replies: 22
Views: 20169

RE: Qantas A330-300 J Class, SYD-BKK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Thai744" class="quote" target="_blank">Thai744</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>I'm pretty sure it was because I was on a po...

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by j77w
Mon Sep 30, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Garuda Indonesia 77W CGK-NRT In Y
Replies: 37
Views: 24100

RE: Garuda Indonesia 77W CGK-NRT In Y

Hi There Lars, Firstly, congrats on your first 777-300ER in Garuda colours! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/The777Man" class="quote" target="_blank">The777Man</a> (<a href="#0"...

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by j77w
Mon Sep 09, 2013 1:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Airline Accuracy In Movies?
Replies: 74
Views: 16820

RE: Why No Airline Accuracy In Movies?

Slightly off-topic, but then again maybe not - can we bring the small screen (that is to say, television) into this topic? There are only 2 instances I have seen in fictional television, where I have seen continuity, realism and accuracy, followed almost to a fault. And I don't know if it has been d...

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by j77w
Wed Aug 21, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: New Qantas Intl Dining- MEL-PER-MEL In Business
Replies: 8
Views: 14623

RE: New Qantas Intl Dining- MEL-PER-MEL In Business

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/themit9" class="quote" target="_blank">themit9</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>If you want to keep it like a traditional me...

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by j77w
Tue Aug 20, 2013 2:47 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qantas, Business Class: Tokyo To Sydney
Replies: 21
Views: 20278

RE: Qantas, Business Class: Tokyo To Sydney

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Sultanils" class="quote" target="_blank">Sultanils</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i> Quoting knightsofmalta (Thread starte...

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by j77w
Tue Aug 20, 2013 2:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: New Qantas Intl Dining- MEL-PER-MEL In Business
Replies: 8
Views: 14623

RE: New Qantas Intl Dining- MEL-PER-MEL In Business

Hi there Themit9, thanks for a very informative report. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/themit9" class="quote" target="_blank">themit9</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread st...

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by j77w
Mon Aug 19, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)
Replies: 9
Views: 13930

RE: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bakestar" class="quote" target="_blank">bakestar</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Was that David Wenham in the <acronym titl...

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by j77w
Mon Aug 19, 2013 11:42 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)
Replies: 9
Views: 13930

RE: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jaybayqf" class="quote" target="_blank">jaybayqf</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>This would have been the <acronym title="S...

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by j77w
Sun Aug 18, 2013 2:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: ~ Asian Adventures 1: Brill BA GLA-LCY, LHR-IST ~
Replies: 60
Views: 26895

RE: ~ Asian Adventures 1: Brill BA GLA-LCY, LHR-IST ~

Hi Luke,

I was just flitting through the trip reports before bed. Then I came across yours .... that was about nearly half an hour now?! Brilliantly written, not to mention the pic's your took. "Wow" is all I can say.

Looking forward to the next installment.

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by j77w
Sat Aug 17, 2013 12:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Rescreen People Already In Sterile Zones?
Replies: 76
Views: 12686

RE: Why Rescreen People Already In Sterile Zones?

<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="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Again, I don't mind because I live in N...

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by j77w
Thu Aug 15, 2013 2:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Qantas, Business Class: Tokyo To Sydney
Replies: 21
Views: 20278

RE: Qantas, Business Class: Tokyo To Sydney

Great report, knightsofmalta! When I saw the title, I was particularly interested to read your thoughts given my own experience in <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> J on an Asian route. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helv...

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by j77w
Mon Aug 12, 2013 1:13 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)
Replies: 9
Views: 13930

RE: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flightsimboy" class="quote" target="_blank">flightsimboy</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Again as I pointed out, Asian carr...

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by j77w
Fri Aug 09, 2013 3:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)
Replies: 9
Views: 13930

QF 422/41 MEL-CGK VIA SYD (QANTAS BUSINESS)

Hi Everyone! After 6 years for following your all around the world on your various trips, this is in fact my first ever trip report. Needless to say, please be gentle! Apologies in advance for the picture quality - I only had my iPhone! BACKGROUND: Each year I take a few weeks and travel and fly out...

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by j77w
Sat Jul 20, 2013 5:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Economy Class Of The Year? On GA 717 MEL To CGK
Replies: 9
Views: 14972

RE: Economy Class Of The Year? On GA 717 MEL To CGK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ronerone" class="quote" target="_blank">ronerone</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> But the welcome...

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by j77w
Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:12 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Economy Class Of The Year? On GA 717 MEL To CGK
Replies: 9
Views: 14972

RE: Economy Class Of The Year? On GA 717 MEL To CGK

Hi dirktraveller, Needless to say, your video report and your written report complement each other really well. Good as they are viewed/read separately, reading your written report after having watched your video certainly gave more insights. I was wondering why certain sections of <acronym title="L...

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