Dual Boarding (?)

Old Aug 2, 19, 2:35 pm
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STT does this. I love it. Especially when it is time to get off.
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Old Aug 2, 19, 2:42 pm
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Originally Posted by lcohen999 View Post
Spending time as I do in Australia, both VA and QF load from both the front and back of the aircraft

Obviously anecdotal but it seems to be a faster way to board and de-board the aircraft.

Any particular reason that does not happen up here with AC, or this is ever discussed ?

Thoughts ?
VA and QF do a lot more in Australia - meals, wifi, checked bags.. included on domestic flights.

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Old Aug 2, 19, 2:44 pm
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Doesnít YVR have a few dual boarding gates? I am fairly certain at least WS does but I feel like Iíve used them with AC too where they split economy and others
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Old Aug 2, 19, 3:09 pm
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Hold on, I fly with QF a lot (QFF plat) and I can count on the fingers of one hand the number of flights they have boarded from front and rear in the last year (JQ 80% of the time, QF pretty rare)- what routes are you seeing this on?!
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Old Aug 2, 19, 3:48 pm
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I did dual boarding on Swoop last week in YHM. Ramp at the front, stairs at the back. We all used a single jetbridge to de-board at YHZ.
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Old Aug 2, 19, 9:02 pm
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Originally Posted by lcohen999 View Post
AKL domestic has dual boarding from the bridge. Make a right, down the stairs out and to the back. Although I agree I see it less there than on QF/VA which is every (domestic) flight
WS used to bridge load front and back at YVR. I donít know why they stopped.
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