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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 18, 2003 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finding What Aircraft Is Flying A Certain Route?
Replies: 7
Views: 3836

RE: Finding What Aircraft Is Flying A Certain Route?

Oops, i didn't explain what i meant. I meant is there anywhere that'll tell you which aircraft (like which specific aircraft i.e. G-****) will operate/operated a certain route?

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 18, 2003 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finding What Aircraft Is Flying A Certain Route?
Replies: 7
Views: 3836

Finding What Aircraft Is Flying A Certain Route?

Hi is there anywhere on the web that'll tell you what is operating/operated a certain flight on a certain day???

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 18, 2003 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ
Replies: 91
Views: 9031

RE: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ

BA have also cancelled 4 outbounds today: BA067 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Philadelphia - International (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym> BA289 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acrony...

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by planesarecool
Sun Aug 17, 2003 9:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Help With 2000/02 Add Ons
Replies: 1
Views: 5759

Help With 2000/02 Add Ons

Hi i have about 8-10 add on packs that i used for flight simulators 2000 and 2002 but whenever i install my addons i change the folder to FS9 but the aircraft never appear. I only managed to get my 777/747 professional add on to work and whenever i choose to fly one of them, it mucks up and you can'...

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by planesarecool
Sun Aug 17, 2003 3:17 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Is There A Way Or Should I Just Put Up With It....
Replies: 5
Views: 7830

RE: Is There A Way Or Should I Just Put Up With It....

The only problem is is that this one is downstairs and my other one is upstairs. Sorry I'm not the biggest computer freak but what's a USB? (lol) Hey thanks Inbound, let's just hope there's a way of actually getting it to FS2004 though <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"...

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by planesarecool
Sun Aug 17, 2003 2:46 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Is There A Way Or Should I Just Put Up With It....
Replies: 5
Views: 7830

RE: Is There A Way Or Should I Just Put Up With It....

Okay, thank you for the help. My CDburner is broken so I'll try and fix it and get it to work. Does anybody know where i can find an A340-600 anyway, and in Virgin Colours would be great!!!

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by planesarecool
Sun Aug 17, 2003 12:17 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Is There A Way Or Should I Just Put Up With It....
Replies: 5
Views: 7830

Is There A Way Or Should I Just Put Up With It....

Hi <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> Okay, i have two computers. This rubbish one which has the internet, and a very good one which doesn't. If i had the choice i would put FS2004 on here so i could get planes from the internet but the game is too big to go on here, s...

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Likes The 757-200 And Why?
Replies: 55
Views: 7311

RE: Who Likes The 757-200 And Why?

To me, the greatest short/medium haul plane ever. High capacity, doesn't take long to get off the runway, climbs very fast (Ages ago when i took off from Luton on a Britannia B752 we were in the clouds after 4 seconds. Okay they were low, but that is still impressive) and is a very beautiful aircraf...

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ
Replies: 91
Views: 9031

RE: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ

I told you the knock on affects would be bad.... (Note: some of these may not be caused by the power outage, it's just that the majority are) AC856 <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR ...

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin A/C Based At LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 3175

RE: Virgin A/C Based At LGW

Isn't that lucky, that i got the two aircraft that had it. It was great. 52 movies including still in cinema's, 16 games etc etc etc.

So when I fly out to MCO at easter they won't have v:port?

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin A/C Based At LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 3175

RE: Virgin A/C Based At LGW

When will that be. Before next easter? *hopes*

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin A/C Based At LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 3175

RE: Virgin A/C Based At LGW

I went on G-VBIG and G-VWOW and they both had it

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 5:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin A/C Based At LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 3175

RE: Virgin A/C Based At LGW

I flew on two different <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> 744's to <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> and out of <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> and...

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 5:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Los Angeles - World's Busiest Airspace
Replies: 20
Views: 8852

RE: Los Angeles - World's Busiest Airspace

Where did you get all that info?

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 5:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin A/C Based At LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 3175

RE: Virgin A/C Based At LGW

Apparently they don't have v:port and the entertainment isn't quite as good. Also it says they don't have the bar and massage thing in upper class

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 5:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unknown Airline Codes
Replies: 3
Views: 2401

RE: Unknown Airline Codes

Ok thanks dude Big grin

If there are any more I'll just go to that website. I didn't realise there was a website with them on

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unknown Airline Codes
Replies: 3
Views: 2401

Unknown Airline Codes

Hi, there are a few airline codes that I'm unsure of, could somebody please tell me what they are, cheers: <acronym title="Azzura Air (Italy)">ZS</acronym> (Azzurra, i think?) EUK <acronym title="Eastern Airways (United Kingdom)">T3</acronym> (Eastern Airways?) RPX JEM EXS <br><br>[Edited 2003-08-15...

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 4:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin A/C Based At LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 3175

RE: Virgin A/C Based At LGW

Ah i was wondering why i kept seeing that A340 there. It must operate Port Harcourt. Apparently the <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> 744's are aren't as good as the <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> based ones. S...

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 1:11 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: What Ever Happend To FS Concorde?
Replies: 10
Views: 8338

RE: What Ever Happend To FS Concorde?

I could never take off on the runway with it. I would always go about half a mile off the end. I love flying the Baron 58 in FS2004

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by planesarecool
Sat Aug 16, 2003 1:08 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Post Your Screenshots II
Replies: 50
Views: 11850

RE: Post Your Screenshots II

OMG these screens are great. I don't have anything good on my FS2004 because it's too big for my computer that has the internet so it's on my other one which doesn't have the internet. :-( USair330 how/where did you get all those aircraft. Also how did you get a US Airways on the ground, while you w...

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Favorite Diversion To Your Airport
Replies: 16
Views: 3815

RE: Favorite Diversion To Your Airport

Probably Concorde when it was diverted from Heathrow to Gatwick and flw over my house. Can't remember when

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ
Replies: 91
Views: 9031

RE: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ

LH471 <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-<acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhein-Main AFB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> 4hrs late SQ025 <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK...

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ
Replies: 91
Views: 9031

RE: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ

LX017 <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym> 7hrs late AF007 <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New...

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA To JFK
Replies: 17
Views: 5303

RE: BA To JFK

I guess it's connecting one huge business city to another. If i remember rightly one time i counted them all up (although i cannot remember if this included Manchester, Birmingham or Newark) and i think there were something like 29 flights connecting the cities.

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ
Replies: 91
Views: 9031

RE: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ

Yep, with that amount of flights delayed/cancelled it'd make Heathrow a lot lighter today <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> I can't bare to see the knock on effects this is going to have. If i remember rightly usually VS004 usually goes out to <acronym title="Los Ange...

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ
Replies: 91
Views: 9031

RE: Power Outage - NYC, DTW, YYZ

BA115 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> Diverted to Philadelphia BA099 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acro...

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA To JFK
Replies: 17
Views: 5303

RE: BA To JFK

Oh and also Kuwait Airways fly there  Wink/being sarcastic It must be so succesful that the Asian Airlines want to do it. However, the route won't be itself without BA001/002 when Concorde goes

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by planesarecool
Fri Aug 15, 2003 6:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA To JFK
Replies: 17
Views: 5303

RE: BA To JFK

Don't forget Virgin! 3 flights to each (Might be two to Newark actually) and the Air India, PIA and Uzbekistan Airways' flights

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by planesarecool
Wed Aug 13, 2003 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Lacks Integrity
Replies: 9
Views: 2380

RE: British Airways Lacks Integrity

Ah yes that is probably why. You put the wrong date

[Edited 2003-08-13 13:30:40]

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by planesarecool
Wed Aug 13, 2003 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 And LH 340 In MSY Today
Replies: 47
Views: 8448

RE: BA 777 And LH 340 In MSY Today

I hate it how the passengers are going to complain to BA for something that most likely wasn't their fault. The flight was removed from teletext at midnight last night.

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by planesarecool
Wed Aug 13, 2003 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Non-stops From London To HNL?
Replies: 46
Views: 6040

RE: Non-stops From London To HNL?

United Airlines operate a service from <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> via <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), Unite...

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by planesarecool
Wed Aug 13, 2003 6:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 And LH 340 In MSY Today
Replies: 47
Views: 8448

RE: BA 777 And LH 340 In MSY Today

Tom i apologize. I look on Ceefax to get my info and i'd looked the night before where it said "Expected 1115" Now it has no remark Will it fly from New Orleans straight back to <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> or go to <acronym title="Houston - George Bus...

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by planesarecool
Wed Aug 13, 2003 1:03 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: EMA - DLM On Thomas Cook Airlines A320
Replies: 10
Views: 5925

RE: EMA - DLM On Thomas Cook Airlines A320

Sounds good

I had that problem in Corfu two years ago. There were so many flights we had to queue for 45mins to get to the terminal

Nice trip report

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by planesarecool
Tue Aug 12, 2003 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 And LH 340 In MSY Today
Replies: 47
Views: 8448

RE: BA 777 And LH 340 In MSY Today

Yes BA from Houston arrived into Gatwick 4hrs late this morning

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by planesarecool
Tue Aug 12, 2003 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR - SFO - Virgin Or BA?
Replies: 9
Views: 3714

RE: LHR - SFO - Virgin Or BA?

Virgin Atlantic would be my first choice Although British Airways has more choice (two flights a day). I'd pic Virgin Atlantic. Oh and an upgrade to Premium Economy if you wanna spare that extra bit of cash. Virgin Atlantic's v:port entertainment system is bliss. On my 10hr flight to <acronym title=...

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by planesarecool
Tue Aug 12, 2003 6:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MyTravel Delays
Replies: 33
Views: 3207

RE: MyTravel Delays

I was amazed to see two MyTravel A320's fly over my house into Gatwick, one after the other. After checking it up it was Agadir and Corfu. It's not their fault i suppose as most charters are like it. Take todays Cancun arrival of TCX. It's delayed till 8:10am tomorrow (Although I did see a TCX A330-...

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by planesarecool
Tue Aug 12, 2003 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MyTravel Delays
Replies: 33
Views: 3207

RE: MyTravel Delays

To me Low Cost airlines are a convenient way of just getting the passenger to and from his/her destination. I would travel low cost whenever i could, especially as easyJet let you choose your own seat and there's no risk, if you get to the gate on time, of not getting a window seat. As for charter a...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Concordes, Where Are They?
Replies: 6
Views: 3583

RE: BA Concordes, Where Are They?

If you go around the old perimeter road you can usually see 2 concorde's in that hangar and sometimes one out on the tarmac there by that car park. I dunno their reg's though

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MyTravel Delays
Replies: 33
Views: 3207

RE: MyTravel Delays

It's not just them! Monarch were experiencing the same a few days ago, and they're Grenada/Tobago flights are always delayed. When i flew to Tobago with them at easter we were delayed for 8hrs and transfered to a European B747-200! When i flew MYT068 last easter from Gatwick to Sanford we were delay...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two VS B747-400's In LAX?
Replies: 7
Views: 4173

RE: Two VS B747-400's In LAX?

Airchabum you were actually on that plane? Or flying it? If so then well when it landed i was at the Dollar Rent-a-car and when it took off i was at the window by the other B744 of Virgin. Did the passengers diesmbark at <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 10:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: American MSP-ORD-LGA-ORD-MSP (Pics!)
Replies: 14
Views: 4994

RE: American MSP-ORD-LGA-ORD-MSP (Pics!)

Oh i forgot you were staying in New Jersey. Darien Lake is in New York. Anyway yes i look forward to your <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>-<acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - F...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 10:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR
Replies: 17
Views: 14781

RE: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR

VS008 was Cosmic Girl (G-VWOW). We booked our flights just 3 months in advance and we tried to book Premium Economy both ways but VS008 was fully booked premium economy. We visit friends in California every year and next year we hope to see Vegas. So we may be flying into Vegas next year and out of ...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 7:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR
Replies: 17
Views: 14781

RE: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR

Really?

That really sucks. Has anybody flown from Gatwick on Virgin Atlantic recently, as i want to know what to expect at easter!

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MyTravel Delays
Replies: 33
Views: 3207

RE: MyTravel Delays

Yes, that's exactly right. I noticed it too last night. It looked as if the Monastir arrival was going to depart to Malaga causing that to be delayed too MYT1428 from Agadir was due in at 04:20 and is now expected at 15:00 MYT078 from Montego Bay was due in at 08:30 and is "Delayed" (Which in MyTrav...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two VS B747-400's In LAX?
Replies: 7
Views: 4173

RE: Two VS B747-400's In LAX?

Really?

Bad weather in Vegas?
Well thanks for that Airchabum, I've been wondering since i got back.

Thanks again
Stephen

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 6:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two VS B747-400's In LAX?
Replies: 7
Views: 4173

Two VS B747-400's In LAX?

Ok on the 31st of July, we were dropping of our car before heading to the terminal to catch VS008 to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>, when we noticed a <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> B747-400 soaring into the airpo...

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Isn't First Class On Top Deck?
Replies: 15
Views: 6144

RE: Why Isn't First Class On Top Deck?

Virgin Atlantic have two cabins upstairs - Well one, but it's split at the door. The front half is upper class and the back half is premium economy. They also had upper class seats in the front.

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 5:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: American MSP-ORD-LGA-ORD-MSP (Pics!)
Replies: 14
Views: 4994

RE: American MSP-ORD-LGA-ORD-MSP (Pics!)

Wow!

That must have taken forever to write.

Sounds like you had some decent flights

Oh and did you go to Six Flags Great Adventure or Darien Lake?

Stephen

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by planesarecool
Mon Aug 11, 2003 4:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR
Replies: 17
Views: 14781

RE: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR

Is there a difference between a <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> based one to a <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> based one? I fly to <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">M...

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by planesarecool
Sun Aug 10, 2003 5:04 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR
Replies: 17
Views: 14781

RE: Virgin Atlantic LHR-SFO & LAX-LHR

I think i can explain... Well i think they've got rid of business class and upgraded Premium Economy. Because i'm pretty sure there was a business class, but now there isn't. There's just economy, Premium economy and upper class. I guess they've taken out business class and upgraded Premium Economy,...

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