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by bullpitt
Wed Mar 10, 2004 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Having Second Thoughts About Going To The US
Replies: 82
Views: 7205

Having Second Thoughts About Going To The US

Hi I've been hearing and reading about the problems some people are having with US authorities after 9/11. One colleague was actually detained for several hours because a name similar to his came up on the computer. This is making me re-think my holiday plans for this year. I was planning to take th...

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by bullpitt
Tue Mar 09, 2004 7:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: From MAD To AKL/CHC.Advice
Replies: 15
Views: 5681

RE: From MAD To AKL/CHC.Advice

Hi Anxebla I did it Last year on a staff tkt but you could do it with a <acronym title="Executive Airlines (USA)">OW</acronym> tkt. The route was <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym>-<acronym title="Johannesburg - International (Jan Smuts) (JNB / FAJS), South Africa">J...

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by bullpitt
Sun Mar 07, 2004 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB To Wet Lease 2 B747-400 From Singapore
Replies: 85
Views: 11657

RE: IB To Wet Lease 2 B747-400 From Singapore

Sorry ND there might be a misunderstanding, I have never said that those are the only qualities in which to measure "SERVICE" but that those are two qualities that can be part of the service offered and in which <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> has done a lot to improve. <img src="/...

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by bullpitt
Sun Mar 07, 2004 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB To Wet Lease 2 B747-400 From Singapore
Replies: 85
Views: 11657

RE: IB To Wet Lease 2 B747-400 From Singapore

As Iberia340600 has stated <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> has greatly improved their puntuality and once Madrid Barajas has the new terminals and runways finished they will obviously improve their puntuality even more. Yes the fact that a pap can speak in his or her own language is par...

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by bullpitt
Sun Mar 07, 2004 6:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This The End Of The Paper Ticket
Replies: 15
Views: 5258

RE: Is This The End Of The Paper Ticket

Paper tkts will still be around for a while specially since not all airlines can provide E-tickets yet, but it wont be long before E-tickets account for the majority of tkts issued. One of the greatest advantages of E-tickets is that you can't loose them or have them stolen. If you think E-tickets c...

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by bullpitt
Sun Mar 07, 2004 6:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Origin Of "# Of Souls Aboard"
Replies: 23
Views: 19163

RE: Origin Of "# Of Souls Aboard"

I don't now the origin but I think it has something to do with the fact that on a plane you can have, for example; an extra seat purchased for a musical instrument for instance then although lets say there are 150 pax on board or ticketed, there are only 149 souls.

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by bullpitt
Sat Mar 06, 2004 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB To Wet Lease 2 B747-400 From Singapore
Replies: 85
Views: 11657

RE: IB To Wet Lease 2 B747-400 From Singapore

Hi all! This is my first post so be gentle  <img src="/discussions/graphics/spin.gif" ALT="Smile/happy/getting dizzy">. First I would like to say that I'm an <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> employee so we all know who we are and where we stand. Now What I would like to say is that ...

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