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by jgw787
Fri Apr 22, 2011 9:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Whats Your Favorite Way To Check In At The Airport
Replies: 12
Views: 7546

Whats Your Favorite Way To Check In At The Airport

Whats your favorite airport check in??? 1. Traditional lining up with agents behind counters 2. Same as number 1 except you use a machine instead of a person (like <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> easycheck in) 3. Self Check in at a machine then walk and line up at bag drop (a lot...

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by jgw787
Sun Apr 17, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Are One-way Fares More Expensive Than Return?
Replies: 10
Views: 8938

RE: Why Are One-way Fares More Expensive Than Retu

Businessmen/women that travel at a moments notice and may not now when they can return.

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by jgw787
Sat Apr 16, 2011 2:04 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Part I - Oneworld To Mexico
Replies: 44
Views: 18559

RE: Part I - Oneworld To Mexico

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ba319-131" class="quote" target="_blank">ba319-131</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i> I always appreciate as I think i...

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by jgw787
Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: HA Introduces New Check IN
Replies: 2
Views: 3691

HA Introduces New Check IN

HA has redesigned their checkin and will be self check with self tag and a conveyer belt to place to on. (Looks like <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> if you ask me) <a href="http://www.futuretravelexperience.com/2011/04/hawaiian-adopts-self-service-at-honolulu/" target="_blank">http://w...

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by jgw787
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:18 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 732: Why Is The Front Right Door So Hard?
Replies: 29
Views: 9411

RE: 732: Why Is The Front Right Door So Hard?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tristarsteve" class="quote" target="_blank">Tristarsteve</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>On B757 and A320 there is an acces...

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by jgw787
Thu Mar 31, 2011 2:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: "Golden Eggs" On UA
Replies: 15
Views: 4617

RE: "Golden Eggs" On UA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Quoting LHRBFSTrident (Reply 9): Economy p...

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 30, 2011 3:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: "Golden Eggs" On UA
Replies: 15
Views: 4617

RE: "Golden Eggs" On UA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RoseFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">RoseFlyer</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="San Francisco - Internat...

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 30, 2011 2:58 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Domestic 777 Flight?
Replies: 9
Views: 5002

RE: Domestic 777 Flight?

UA 777s go to Hawaii from SFO everyday in summer

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 29, 2011 3:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA297 Constant Equipment Change
Replies: 8
Views: 4877

RE: AA297 Constant Equipment Change

Well it is the start of spring travel...but it wouldn't surprise me if it was all mechanical.

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 29, 2011 2:01 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: "Golden Eggs" On UA
Replies: 15
Views: 4617

RE: "Golden Eggs" On UA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rollingstar101" class="quote" target="_blank">rollingstar101</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>I thought they started to give...

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by jgw787
Sat Mar 19, 2011 9:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA Easycheck In...Win Or Fail
Replies: 7
Views: 4498

RE: UA Easycheck In...Win Or Fail

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RamblinMan" class="quote" target="_blank">RamblinMan</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Express Bag Drop" line amuses me. Peop...

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by jgw787
Sat Mar 19, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA Easycheck In...Win Or Fail
Replies: 7
Views: 4498

RE: UA Easycheck In...Win Or Fail

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kgaiflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">kgaiflyer</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Washington DC airports (<acronym title="...

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by jgw787
Sat Mar 19, 2011 3:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA Easycheck In...Win Or Fail
Replies: 7
Views: 4498

UA Easycheck In...Win Or Fail

Do you guys think <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> easycheck is a fail. When ever I check in at the airport with <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> there are a bunch of Easycheck in machines ready to check people in but people won't use them. I was at <acronym tit...

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by jgw787
Thu Mar 17, 2011 11:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Going Through Security With Passport And Currency
Replies: 11
Views: 7646

RE: Going Through Security With Passport And Curre

I put the coins in the machine but I keep the bills in my pocket. Since my passport is the new one with the chip in it, I have to put it in the machine.

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 16, 2011 10:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Connection Check In At NRT?
Replies: 1
Views: 5330

Connection Check In At NRT?

If I'm flying <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> then <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita Internation...

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 15, 2011 1:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: American Does Self-Service Bag-Tagging
Replies: 7
Views: 4553

RE: American Does Self-Service Bag-Tagging

Anything to speed up the line. I would love to just print out my boarding pass at home then go to the airport and print my tag and put it on the belt and then just go to my gate...but since I fly <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> I still have to get in line for bag drop instead of ...

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 15, 2011 1:53 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Are Pens/Pencils Allowed On Carry Ons?
Replies: 10
Views: 117786

RE: Are Pens/Pencils Allowed On Carry Ons?

I bring them on all the time to do work

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by jgw787
Sun Mar 13, 2011 10:22 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Broken Jetway At SFO?
Replies: 2
Views: 3750

RE: Broken Jetway At SFO?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RJLover" class="quote" target="_blank">RJLover</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>What do you mean by "broken"?</i></font></td...

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by jgw787
Sat Mar 12, 2011 6:17 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Broken Jetway At SFO?
Replies: 2
Views: 3750

Broken Jetway At SFO?

I was at SFO today and I think I saw a broken jetway at A concourse. Is there a broken jetway or was I mistaken?

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 09, 2011 3:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Can Any Check In Machines Do A Document Check?
Replies: 15
Views: 5104

Can Any Check In Machines Do A Document Check?

Are there any self check in machines that can scan a visa in a passport so that pax dont have to go to the counter???

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 09, 2011 2:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Uninspired Interiors That Miss Branding Opportunit
Replies: 14
Views: 4242

RE: Uninspired Interiors That Miss Branding Opport

If you look closely at the vid...all the seats look alike

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by jgw787
Mon Mar 07, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is Air France French?
Replies: 45
Views: 17631

RE: Is Air France French?

I would think so. KL and AF aren't like other airlines that merge. They have separate brands and products (probably cause France doesnt want a national airlines with the name Royal Dutch Airlines and vice versa)

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by jgw787
Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Virgin Blue Introduces A330 And Business Class
Replies: 7
Views: 6920

RE: Virgin Blue Introduces A330 And 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/JetBlue777" class="quote" target="_blank">JetBlue777</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Looks like <acronym title="Emirates (U...

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by jgw787
Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Virgin Blue Introduces A330 And Business Class
Replies: 7
Views: 6920

RE: Virgin Blue Introduces A330 And 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/JetBlue777" class="quote" target="_blank">JetBlue777</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>And shouldn't this be on the Civil Avi...

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by jgw787
Sun Mar 06, 2011 2:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: KrisFlyer Or Royal Orchid Plus Better For Me?
Replies: 3
Views: 7878

RE: KrisFlyer Or Royal Orchid Plus Better For Me?

whatever gets you to Star gold faster

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by jgw787
Sun Mar 06, 2011 2:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Virgin Blue Introduces A330 And Business Class
Replies: 7
Views: 6920

Virgin Blue Introduces A330 And Business Class

I was on Virgin Blues facebook page and on one their photo albums is titled "our new class for you" Heres the photo album description In a first for Virgin Blue, we will now offer business class on our domestic network, with two new luxury Airbus 330 aircraft travelling between Sydney and Perth star...

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by jgw787
Fri Mar 04, 2011 2:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Ticket Prices
Replies: 21
Views: 2839

RE: Ticket Prices

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/revo1059" class="quote" target="_blank">revo1059</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>I think ticket pricing should be fi...

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by jgw787
Thu Mar 03, 2011 3:09 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Many Use Each Type Of Check In?
Replies: 6
Views: 5986

How Many Use Each Type Of Check In?

What percentage each of pax per airline use:
online boarding pass
mobile boarding pass
traditional desk
self check in

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 02, 2011 6:23 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Self Bag Tagging? Do You Like It?
Replies: 13
Views: 6272

RE: Self Bag Tagging? Do You Like It?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Coal" class="quote" target="_blank">Coal</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I suppose if you want priority tags you wouldn't d...

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 02, 2011 5:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA Seating/window Seats
Replies: 8
Views: 4967

RE: AA Seating/window Seats

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ersing224" class="quote" target="_blank">ersing224</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Passengers entered at row 9</i></...

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 02, 2011 2:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: To Thailand On UA/OZ/TG/CA In F/C
Replies: 32
Views: 21703

RE: To Thailand On UA/OZ/TG/CA In F/C

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kurt" class="quote" target="_blank">kurt</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>We made a beeline for the “quiet room” at t...

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 02, 2011 2:31 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Ever Missed A Flight? (Or Almost Did)
Replies: 42
Views: 5838

RE: Ever Missed A Flight? (Or Almost Did)

I was booked on united for <acronym title="Milwaukee - General Mitchell International (MKE / KMKE), USA - Wisconsin">MKE</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">...

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by jgw787
Wed Mar 02, 2011 1:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Online Boarding Pass? (US-China)
Replies: 3
Views: 3051

RE: Online Boarding Pass? (US-China)

Thanks you so much!!!!!!

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 01, 2011 6:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Online Boarding Pass? (US-China)
Replies: 3
Views: 3051

Online Boarding Pass? (US-China)

Can I check in online for a flight from the US to China or will I need to check in at the counter for visa check.

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 01, 2011 3:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Self Bag Tagging? Do You Like It?
Replies: 13
Views: 6272

Self Bag Tagging? Do You Like It?

Do you guys like the check in machines that make you tag your own bags??? I have never used them but I think I would. Are they easy enough to use that someone that has never traveled before can use????

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by jgw787
Tue Mar 01, 2011 3:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Upset With Turkish Airlines (United Codeshare)
Replies: 5
Views: 7165

RE: Upset With Turkish Airlines (United Codeshare)

wow...Dude 35 min for 1 boarding pass ...imagine if they tried to print the other ones too for ewr and mia

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by jgw787
Sun Feb 27, 2011 1:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Return Trip Report - EY NRT-AUH-MXP Feb 2011
Replies: 19
Views: 14445

RE: Return Trip Report - EY NRT-AUH-MXP Feb 2011

I love how the plane follows the Chinese boarder.

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by jgw787
Sat Feb 26, 2011 1:56 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where Do You Like To Sit In The Cabin?
Replies: 29
Views: 6758

RE: Where Do You Like To Sit In The Cabin?

At the front...cause I have airplane bathrooms and by the time we reach the gate I really need to go.

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by jgw787
Fri Feb 25, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Y+ Spaceseat, The Trial: NZ 77W Inaugural AKL-MEL
Replies: 43
Views: 34263

RE: Y+ Spaceseat, The Trial: NZ 77W Inaugural AKL-MEL

Do they give you a priority tag if you use the self check in system and have to tag your own bag.

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by jgw787
Fri Feb 25, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Airports Do DC-10s And MD-11s Frequent?
Replies: 30
Views: 5453

RE: Which Airports Do DC-10s And MD-11s Frequent?

KLM used to send their Md-11s to sfo in the off season but now its all 747

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by jgw787
Tue Feb 22, 2011 2:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Immigration At FRA?
Replies: 7
Views: 3560

RE: Immigration At FRA?

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

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by jgw787
Mon Feb 21, 2011 9:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Immigration At FRA?
Replies: 7
Views: 3560

Immigration At FRA?

Just curious, Ive been reading TRs about people flying into <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>. In some of them the plane parks at a gate with a jetway but they get off by using stairs and getting on a bus to immigration. ( I know LCC dont us...

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by jgw787
Sun Feb 20, 2011 5:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Annoyed With AC
Replies: 64
Views: 4709

RE: Annoyed With AC

You get what you pay for...

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by jgw787
Sat Feb 19, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CO Not Selling Preferred Seating Anymore?
Replies: 1
Views: 3009

CO Not Selling Preferred Seating Anymore?

CO isn't selling preferred seating. On all the flights I checked on CO.com, the preferred seating looks like it's being sold as regular eco. Probably because of UA eco+?

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by jgw787
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Glass Walled Gate Lounges At LHR?
Replies: 1
Views: 3673

Glass Walled Gate Lounges At LHR?

I was at heathrow airport T1 for a flight to the US. I was at gate 47 which is at the end of the terminal. As I was walking to the plane I noticed that some gates had glass walls around the gate lounge where inside the pax sit. However not all gates had this. Why is this.

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by jgw787
Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA Will Keep E+
Replies: 0
Views: 2242

UA Will Keep E+

http://www.united.com/page/article/0...14,00.html?jumpLink=%2Feconomyplus
For all the people that commented: "will united keep E+" on this website....

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by jgw787
Tue Feb 15, 2011 4:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Non-American Impressions Of American Airports
Replies: 37
Views: 4153

RE: Non-American Impressions Of American Airports

im american and i think airports in other countries are way better

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by jgw787
Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Star Alliance FF Gold Check-in Question
Replies: 9
Views: 4833

RE: Star Alliance FF Gold Check-in Question

I doubt it but good luck

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by jgw787
Tue Feb 08, 2011 4:17 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Weird 737 Jetway Ops
Replies: 5
Views: 4924

Weird 737 Jetway Ops

I've been looking at pics of 737s at jetways and a lot of times the retractable hood that covers pax as they first come out is not attached to the plane. why is this???

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by jgw787
Mon Feb 07, 2011 12:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aer Lingus Business Class - JFK-DUB (Many Pics!)
Replies: 16
Views: 33771

RE: Aer Lingus Business Class - JFK-DUB (Many Pics!)

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

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