LAX772LR wrote:eamondzhang wrote:Meh, that's mostly me wishful thinking.... it's still cheaper to fly LAX-HKG than it is to do LAX-east coast, on some days.
OP, before you book an itinerary with separate tickets, you need to consider the extra hassle and risks it involves. Is it really worth the savings of just about 100gbp, and that is if you don’t have any checked in luggage. There is no way the I would book something like that when there is a conven...Jump to post
OP, before you book an itinerary with separate tickets, you need to consider the extra hassle and risks it involves. Is it really worth the savings of just about 100gbp, and that is if you don’t have any checked in luggage. There is no way the I would book something like that when there is a conveni...Jump to post
Have quite the list! Not sure if CIA, BGY and NYO qualify. Los Angeles (home): LAX, BUR, ONT, LGB, SNA San Francisco: SFO, OAK, SJC Seattle: SEA, PAE Dallas: DFW, DAL Houston: IAH, HOU Chicago: ORD, MDW New York: JFK, LGA, EWR Washington DC: DCA, IAD, BWI Vancouver: YVR, CXH Victoria: YYJ, YWH Londo...Jump to post
What will happen to the Q400 pilots? Will they be fired? This is Europe, so pretty sure, get the chance to train and to receive an additional certificate on the E195. Nothing to do with it being in Europe. I imagine it would be the same with any other carrier, the pilota get new openings based on t...Jump to post
This person has only themselves to blame. Even Orbitz makes it super clear what the restrictions are with a BE fare before payment. When choosing AA flights, Orbitz shows all available fare classes and their restrictions so you can easily choose something that works for you.Jump to post
The NX denoted the ACF door config because all ACF frames are 97t MTOW capable. The only difference the LR makes is the ability to add the 3rd ACT. Thanks for the reply. As Airbus has decided to use the same designation for both versions, how can one tell which version an airframe is if both are de...Jump to post
I am a little confused about the A321neo designations. Airbus will have 3 versions on offer Standard A321-200neo (A321-200N) A321-200LR neo (A321-200NX) A321-200XLR neo (?) However, looking at planespotters.net it seems many non LR versions are also designated as -NX. Take BA or AA for instance, as ...Jump to post
What American thinks Brazil is dangerous? Was there in April. Wondered all around Rio and São Paulo without a care in the world. Drove down the coast similarly care free. People who read travel warnings and that stuff are really missing out on life. Having been to Brazil twice it is fine to visit a...Jump to post
I just spent 6 weeks in Europe, rented a car 5 different times. After filling up the cars to turn in and paying what I paid, I touch down at XNA and on the way home see that Sam's Club's gas is $2.17 a gal. God Bless America. If you were touching down at LAX, SAN or SFO you would not pay $2.17 a ga...Jump to post
Felt both earthquakes here in the valley (La Canada). Quite a while ago we had a earthquake that was felt over such a wide area. As already mentioned, the epicenter was in Ridgecrest, so quite far from LA. Can’t imagine there being any damages in the greater LA basin. Nevertheless it has reminded ev...Jump to post
LAX772LR wrote:lazyme wrote:The only option to fly direct to major cities to USA from Sweden and Norway is currently to fly with SAS, or Norwegian afaik.
UA still flies EWR-ARN
any US originating pax must use UA to get to GUM due to cabotage. As a US Trust Territory the rule requires you fly a US airline on the originating transpacific leg, but you can connect to a foreign carrier for the continuation to GUM. Are we talking about specific US originating passengers or just...Jump to post
Does anyone know how both SAS and Finnair are doing on their respective routes to LAX? SAS has been flying to LAX a few years now, but noticed the flight is not daily this summer. I believe last summer it was served daily. LAX is the remaining route out of ARN besides the bog standard EWR/ORD, so ma...Jump to post
Why are people so worked up about Air Italy? They only have 2 year round routes to the US, MIA and JFK. Even the supposedly seasonal LAX and SFO have not been loaded for S20, so they might not even come back. Is this whole thing worth fighting about for 2 EU-US routes? Anyway, flew LAX-MXP about 2 w...Jump to post
To me the most frustrating part is seeming to always take off on the runway on the opposite side of the airport from my terminal and then landing on the opposite side as well. Seems to be the case almost every time for me. I’m sure there are reasons certain planes are using certain runways, but the...Jump to post
Absolutely stunning!!!!! This is as big as when ordered American A320s.. IAG must have gotten a Ryanair type deal. The discount must be really huge on this order. Major A320 operator + first major order for the MAX since the ground = HUGE discount. IAG could probably not resist getting the MAX at s...Jump to post
Looks like the aircraft continued the same night on the regularly scheduled DL 18 to LHR. Weird that it didn’t continue to CDG.Jump to post
Even in the Schengen area there are exceptions. I flew into OSL as a Schengen arrival and there were announcements that anyone making domestic connections within Norway had to collect their bags and clear customs in OSL before rechecking their bags. I suspect the same is true in Sweden, which I bel...Jump to post
Well, we are already the worlds busiest O&D airport in the world. A much better metric than counting all those connecting pax that don't help the local economy that much!Jump to post
No one forced Icelandair to match WOW Air pricing and why would they if they were losing money. It would have been better to fly with a lower load factor than then to charge rock bottom fares. DL, AA and UA didn't dump low fare seats into the market to match WOW Air. Again the only agenda here was ...Jump to post
Just played around with some dates and found an even cheaper fare with BA. IAD-LHR nonstop any day DEC26-30 CDG-JFK on the AA flight on JAN29 Total $395 booked via Iberia's website. You can even mix and match fare classes, for instance a fare that includes a bag on the outbound and basic economy on ...Jump to post
Have you checked the fares for a round trip and then just skipping the return part of the trip? You still get a nonstop with BA to LHR with a random return date in January for about $550. Though looks like they don't fly any 747s to WAS at the end of December, it is a mix of A380 and 787. Buying a r...Jump to post
When are you flying? As said above UA Polaris beats LH business class seat that is still in 2-2-2. According to http://view.ceros.com/united/polaris-tracker-desktop-4/p/3 21 of 51 77Es are configured in Polaris with 3 in the progress of being converted. So the later in the year you are flying the be...Jump to post
Nothing like asking for help and then being rude.
Dude, it is just a 7-8 hour flight not a life changing event, and especially in Y there isn’t a huge difference between operators. Either suck it up or ask for a refund and book new tickets.
You don't need to add a hotel for all days of your trip. See if you can get it even cheaper by only having a hotel booked through BA.com for the first night.Jump to post
It’s all about traveling on specific days at the lowest price and has to be non stop Norwegian has the best deals by far but unfortunately they only fly this route twice a week Got it, but please tell me you are not going to pay $1767 for that one way ticket. You could always add a random return da...Jump to post
Since when did BA start to sell reasonably priced one way tickets on long haul flights? It’s not that reasonable but still cheaper to to do it this way than round trip on BA Since when did BA start to sell reasonably priced one way tickets on long haul flights? Since they found Norwegian as a compe...Jump to post
Since when did BA start to sell reasonably priced one way tickets on long haul flights?Jump to post
Stockholm (ARN) saw decline in passenger volume also in April: Domestic: 378,556 (-19%) International: 1,659,291 (-6%) Total: 2,037,847 (-9%) YTD total: 7,672,023 (-5%) The positive effect of Easter in April (in 2018 it was in March) was killed by SAS strike. How much of the decline is due to all F...Jump to post
How reliable is Air Transat's schedule? Looking to do YYZ-YUL or YUL-YQB in September. Would hate to see another type at the gate! On the dates I am looking to do YYZ-YUL there is an A330 scheduled to depart just 10 minutes earlier. What worries me is that they might combine those flights to the A33...Jump to post
NYPECO wrote:jonnyclam123 wrote:dcajet wrote:Folks: look at who penned this advertorial. Thank you.
As soon as I saw who wrote it I immediately exited the article.
Why is that? (Honest question, I don't know anything about that author).
Nice write up PDXFlyingBear, and I agree on many of your points after my flights through PAE today. Yes, I counted 3 unisex bathrooms at each gate area (total 6), but you forgot the 2 family rooms that also function as restrooms, so totally 10 restrooms for the whole post security area. What was the...Jump to post
Tomorrow I am taking the long way to PHX flying LAX-PAE-PHX just to see what PAE is like. Looking forward to my flights! From photos I have seen the small terminal seems really nice. Spoken like a true aviation geek.... Haha, an easy 370mi one hour LAX-PHX flight was turned into a detour of about 4...Jump to post
Currently at PAE waiting for my connecting flight to PHX. What a lovely airport! Such a relaxed feeling, with non existent queues for check in/security. They did a really good job with the interior. Only thing is that the gate area is a bit crowded with 2-3 flights departing in close succession. Als...Jump to post
It's already operated by LH as part of the JV. UA's only LAX tatl service is to LHR, where they have no partners to do it on their behalf. 2x daily flights on LH is enough for this route. Whilst FRA is a huge hub, the O/D traffic is limited. Not to mention LH Groups other LAX service, with its year...Jump to post
Strike is over, press conference at 9pm CPH time... Link in Norwegian only sorry: https://analytics.twitter.com/mob_idsync_click?slug=gvrHGjSXBx&idb=AAAAEIChUB1ZZ4-6TzvU7wFjjLlw8WeLVxuaqsE_21IcvJn8NB750H5l1xCz4NS5hKYkOGPwUubWc4Zae1lWOqtmSDYdABV3RiJEdDeKKYA32npgj8UkB7_oy4hGa9sz490cdMrzmm5GopYOrS...Jump to post
A Swedish SAS pilot shared his salary slip: https://scontent.fcph4-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/58691886_10156152872436892_259687436546736128_n.jpg?_nc_cat=1&_nc_ht=scontent.fcph4-1.fna&oh=92c107f3b77aec6dc97a5213b15561bd&oe=5D6B4B1F €2540 or $2852 after taxes. But how long has he worked fo...Jump to post
Happy to hear that LAX-EZE is working out for AA. Any chance for increased frequency? It is currently at 3x weekly. Until more 787s arrive in the fleet, they would need to get the aircraft for expanded LAX-EZE service from other flights. The plane for the EZE service came from GRU, which was reduce...Jump to post
FAQ I had just seen an article saying IG was dropping basically all long-haul routes. Looks as if they just weren't loaded. I'm sure more QR driven propaganda drove that article and IG responded by loading the schedule. *IG JFK-MXP DEC 0>0.9[1.0] JAN 0>0.8[0.9] FEB 0>0.7[0.8] *IG MIA-MXP NOV 0>0.9[...Jump to post
Happy to hear that LAX-EZE is working out for AA. Any chance for increased frequency? It is currently at 3x weekly.Jump to post