usdcaguy wrote:What are the laws regarding Border Force strikes? Obviously, UK airports would still need staff working the booths, or planes could not offload passengers, and flights would need to be canceled.
Border Force staff are going on strike for eight days over Christmas at Heathrow, Gatwick and several other airports. The PCS said its members working at Gatwick, Heathrow, Manchester, Birmingham and Cardiff airports - whose main duties are to check passports for those arriving in the country - will...Jump to post
25yrs ago you would have been better treated onboard that shorter flight.Jump to post
Been using this for a long time now, based in the UK I watch US TV shows with no problem at all, Just pick your "home" location from all over the globe.
The 72-hour strike action will affect flights operated by 10 major airlines from Heathrow Terminals 2, 3 and 4. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-63832932 Airlines that are likely to be affected by the three-day strike are Air Canada, American Airlines, Lufthansa, Swiss Air, Air Portugal, Austrian...Jump to post
Russia is now using nuclear-capable missiles with non-explosive warheads to exhaust Ukraine's air defences.
Looks like they are running out of stock.
Also an incentive for pilots to remain on the 737, to stay in those places. This is also a good point. I know one 737 pilot who lives in LAS who has considered upgrading to a widebody, but I can guarantee he'll be taking a very very close look at this, as he hates commuting. Can almost guarantee he...Jump to post
When an airline counts you as a bum on seat and not a person you don't need customer service.Jump to post
"every journey starts with one small step"Jump to post
A lot more eruptions around the world in 2022, global warming from within, a sign of things to come? Is there any evidence to suggest any increased level of volcanism this year over past years. Also remember most of the volcanoes on earth are at the sea-floor and unless they produce a major eruptio...Jump to post
A lot more eruptions around the world in 2022, global warming from within, a sign of things to come?Jump to post
The walkouts are planned to take place on 16, 18, 22 and 23 December.
Eurostar said it would update customers as soon as possible if there was any impact on services.
More Christmas cheer.
Oh dear, after opening just 4 days ago DisneyLand Shanghai is closed again. https://edition.cnn.com/2022/11/29/business/shanghai-disneyland-china-hnk-intl/index.html The theme park will close from Tuesday, November 29 “to follow the requirement of pandemic prevention and control,” Shanghai Disney Re...Jump to post
The equipment, similar to CT scanners used in hospitals, provides a clearer picture of a bag's contents. A previous installation deadline slipped due to the pandemic. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-63737992 The technology has already been in use by US airports, such as Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jack...Jump to post
Certainly very good service on a 2hr flight, can you imagine a european airline doing that! Good seat room and friendly staff certainly makes for a great trip, thanks for the video.Jump to post
At least it has not gone to waste. I agree, very little pleasure being among all those people, dining must be a nightmare.Jump to post
or the huge bribes.Jump to post
Seems like you must go Mint if flying coast to coast and you care about your well being, a great way to travel it seems. Great pics there, thanks.Jump to post
Hi, nice see one of your TRs again, you always take really good photos.quite a saving you made there on the trip.That lounge is really nice, once you got there, not to crowded. As you say the prawn dish looked a little lacking but the snack bites looked yummy.
Thanks for that, look forward to more.
World Cup football - Virgin staff can not pick their uniform for the charter flight to Doha it seems. VS615 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-63635191 Explaining why the gender-neutral uniform policy did not apply to Tuesday's flight, Virgin Atlantic said it was being rolled out in countries "more ...Jump to post
Looking at a list of delayed departures to North America today, weather was nice, effect of a rolling knock on perhaps. Always thought BA was good on time when operating from home base. BA285-1:30 late BA223-1.10 BA193-3:00 BA225-1:10 BA227-1.25 BA067-2.37 BA197-1.25 BA289-2.39 BA095-1.25 BA269-2.55...Jump to post