Good day, My wife and I will be going to South Africa for about 10 days in February. Most of the time will be spent in/around Cape Town, with another two days out on a safari/reserve. Now, we aren't ones to ever purchase any type of insurance when we travel internationally. If we are in Europe or A...Jump to post
I second insuremytrip. Used them multiple times on travel abroad to Europe, Oceania, and Asia. The rates are affordable and it’s very easy to see what is and is not included. It’s so nice to get one price for a 2 month trip with 26 flights, three rental cars, and serious off-the-grid adventures. Su...Jump to post
Chemist wrote:In the US, go to insuremytrip.com and check coverages. They compare many insurance providers.
I've used TravelGuard, Allianz, and a couple of others before. But have not had a claim, yet.
The Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex (officially designated the Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington, TX Metropolitan Statistical Area by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget) I’ve always preferred Metroplex to “North Texas” I hear "Metroplex", and I think Jackie O and her pink pillbox hat. Or LBJ ...Jump to post
So, who would you recommend for Health Insurance while we are abroad in South Africa for the approximate 10 days we will physically be in South Africa? I'm looking for a company that would be the most response and easiest to deal with. We are located in the USA. Assuming you've paid partially or to...Jump to post
Good day, My wife and I will be going to South Africa for about 10 days in February. Most of the time will be spent in/around Cape Town, with another two days out on a safari/reserve. Now, we aren't ones to ever purchase any type of insurance when we travel internationally. If we are in Europe or As...Jump to post
These same airlines also thought that they could make money with 737 MAX , so why do they demand compensation for their free choice? You can’t even compare the two things. The MAX is very efficient and profitable for the airlines when in service and it will be again. The argument makes zero sense s...Jump to post
No Vlsadex, there was NO collusion to end the A380. Airlines determined they couldn't make money on it at the price Airbus offered; therefore, it went out of business. It's that simple. These same airlines also thought that they could make money with 737 MAX , so why do they demand compensation for...Jump to post
SQ2 (77W) is flying SFO direct. Wow. would 77W have enough legs for SIN-SFO direct - or would somebody get offloaded? It isn't exactly the season with strong jetstream either... SIN-SFO should be ok. It is about 14.5hr flight time. SFO-SIN is not possible. It will be a very light load as a lot of p...Jump to post
I live in the DFW area and Metroplex works just fine for me. There is no need to change what isn’t broken.
I will keep calling it that, because that’s exactly what it is and what is has been known as, including up until this day.
How long is that flight? I'm thinking probably 12+ hours. I would purchase the upgrade, not just for the legroom, but for the fact that it's likely you will get a middle seat vacant, which adds significantly to my comfort on long flights. Usually people paying to upgrade won't pay for a middle seat...Jump to post
I'm 6'2" and 225. I just flew DEN-SNA-DEN on a 320 with the blck Smisek slimlines in the aisle and the current slimlines in the middle of a 737. The ride in the middle was Better believe it or not. Ive also flown Y on UA 787s and Y in the dense 772s and was fine every time. I take it youre not...Jump to post
I was thinking about a hypothetical startup airline that is offered an A320neo or a B737max for the exact same price and the same delivery date, with the appropriate LEAP engine. This hypothetical contract is before the MAX crashes. In this hypothetical case, it seems to me that the A320neo would a...Jump to post
Hello folks, Due to a schedule change, I was able to get flights changed to CPT-EWR-DFW on the United 787-9 (the first leg). We are flying economy. I’m excited about flying the new CPT-EWR nonstop. While We flew the United 787 from SIN-SFO in economy (and had no issue), do you think it would be wor...Jump to post
If you aren't concerned with the additional cost, why not. But if the price is something you have to weigh, then it's not worth it. Economy Plus was great when I had Premier Exec status in the past, but I wouldn't pay an upgrade fare to sit there. Thank you. The cost isn’t an issue per say, just lo...Jump to post
Hello folks, Due to a schedule change, I was able to get flights changed to CPT-EWR-DFW on the United 787-9 (the first leg). We are flying economy. I’m excited about flying the new CPT-EWR nonstop. While We flew the United 787 from SIN-SFO in economy (and had no issue), do you think it would be wort...Jump to post
NZ mentlons "premium" lay out for their 787-10s. Could be they plan AKL-NYC but they already have the 787-9 which can operate AKL-NYC now. Why they would use the 787-10 for that particular route doesn't make sense. NZ haven’t ruled out more than 1 configuration on the 78J. The 78J cannot ...Jump to post
par13del wrote:So the indicators that show V1 do not also show speed, I would assume that any 737 pilot would know the speed the a/c needs to fly, if that is not achieved and the runway is running out.........
Any of these cheap fares you see are a result of a lack of success by WN, not a successful venture. Those fares with no ancillary are not sustainable and will force WN to eventually drop interisland flying. Not something to celebrate. Wrong. Hawaii is WN's best performing market. https://www.starad...Jump to post
We're looking at a Hawaii trip this fall, and will definitely use WN for inter-island travel if we island-hop. $39-49, all bags included, bookable with points directly transferable from Chase ... I mean why wouldn't we just book WN than HA! Wow that is an great fare!! However what I would like to k...Jump to post
Any of these cheap fares you see are a result of a lack of success by WN, not a successful venture. Those fares with no ancillary are not sustainable and will force WN to eventually drop interisland flying. Not something to celebrate. Well, you must have been under a rock. Southwest has stated that...Jump to post
We're looking at a Hawaii trip this fall, and will definitely use WN for inter-island travel if we island-hop. $39-49, all bags included, bookable with points directly transferable from Chase ... I mean why wouldn't we just book WN than HA! You're right about that. It is hard to beat in the situati...Jump to post
It looks like WN is having a positive impact (downward pressure) on fares in Hawaii, as many of us expected. I hope they can keep up the great work and continue to thrive with flying to and within Hawaii. https://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2019/08/05/southwest-hawaii.html?ana=yahoo&yptr=yahooJump to post
By nature, I'm a Boeing fan, but this plane looks great from the inside out. Wonderful paint scheme (painting the engine nacelles made it great) and the seat colors look very nice and inviting. I wish it were a MAX-10, but I'd love to try their product on the A321 at some point. Well done EI.Jump to post
Terminal D is very easy to use, though a bit boring. But hey, it's very functional. With that said, I really hope they replace it with an enlarged (more gates) international terminal. It would really compliment Terminal E and the existing parts that have been torn down/remodeled. Does anyone know wh...Jump to post
The only time I had to was coming back from Aruba last September when I got the SSSS on boarding card, which called for a good pat down and shoe/belt removal. Otherwise, it's been smooth sailing. My wife, on the other hand, always seems to have take hers off, even with PreCheck. For some reason, the...Jump to post
Have a upcoming trip to Doha, I saw they have Nusret Steakhouse. Is it really that good or worth it? What is the best hotel recommendation in Doha from the Marriott chain? St Regis in West Bay is very nice. Visited during ramadan, so it was quiet. Excellent service. I have a day trip, was thinking ...Jump to post
Can't we just all be happy that all the sides are coming together to talk and try to come to a compromise that everyone can accept? That's how things should be. Sit down, discuss your differences and come up with an amicable solution. There is no need to bash or belittle anyone involved with the tal...Jump to post
The President of the United States, Mr. Trump, along with the Emir of Qatar are signing an agreement today 'for a large number of Boeing planes'. Don't get political. If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all. Does anyone know exactly what the order will be? The breakdown? Th...Jump to post
LH658 wrote:Pakistan to JFK can work with minimum of 3 weekly flights, though so max capacity with BA, TK, QR, EK, EY, and Kuwait Airways, their gunna be a price war for sure. Hopefully PK can manage.
My wife and I arrived into Terminal 5 a few weeks ago and had to get over to Terminal 3 for an American flight. We had to go outside, get on a hot bus to take us in a big circle, all while the driver stomped on the brakes every 3 seconds nearly giving us whiplash and making us vomit. My wife almost ...Jump to post
Has anyone flown a DFW-CDG on Air France? No, but if you're interested, it seems that AA's 2x daily DFW-CDG flights go out full in J, practically full in PE, and almost full in Y. Well rip Air France Also can you follow me on Instagram I recently followed you and commented Sadly, I've now had to bl...Jump to post
There was a 2 HR ground stop from roughly 7:30-9:39 last night. I know but there should’ve been another one around the time I landed If you ever wonder why you're not taken seriously on these boards, it's posts like this. You landed safely with weather in the area, and with no knowledge whatsoever ...Jump to post
How was your flight in last night? Did you make it in?
He claims it’s dyslexia, but it’s no excuse not to proofread and take a minute for a simple sentence. To answer your questions, Korean Air could go daily, maybe they won’t. Truthfully, AA will probably start DFW-HEL. Finnair is busy having fun in the Asian market. Exactly. Dyslexia might contribute...Jump to post
Who would go it to Helsinki from here AA or Finnair What? Brother, I've mentioned before, please slow down and write a coherent sentence. I know you are only 15, but you know (or should) how to compose a sentence with periods and commas by that age. He claims it’s dyslexia, but it’s no excuse not t...Jump to post
Planes4you wrote:Who would go it to Helsinki from here AA or Finnair
I wouldn't be surprised if at leas they have to pass a "visibility" test of some sort. Like a fully black aircraft is a nono, to prevent incidents at night (at the airport in particular). But likely nothing to do with copyright infringement or anything commercial. Yes, you can paint a pla...Jump to post
Well, Aloha and Hawaiian beat each other up for years chasing market share in the islands They struggled for years before Aloha shut down then HA started a steady resurgence to become a strong, profitable operation I don’t think the inter-island traffic is sufficient for two major airlines One will...Jump to post