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[FARE GONE] TK: IST-MGQ (Mogadishu, Somalia) $263/€199 ai; 5750miles; 4,6cpm

[FARE GONE] TK: IST-MGQ (Mogadishu, Somalia) $263/€199 ai; 5750miles; 4,6cpm

Old Mar 7, 12, 2:30 pm
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[FARE GONE] TK: IST-MGQ (Mogadishu, Somalia) $263/€199 ai; 5750miles; 4,6cpm

Most dangerous mileage run ever?

TK686 ISTMGQ(via KRT) Tue/Thu IST 2215 MGQ 0700
TK687 MGQIST(via KRT) Wed/Fri MGQ 0800 IST 1505

Flights started with a promotion.

€3+Tax = €199 ai / $263
FARE BASIS : GXPC1M1 / G Class
Offer Valid till 06 Apr 2012

5750miles / 4,6cpm

Sample dates: 03/20 - 03/21

Last edited by tcook052; Mar 22, 12 at 7:54 pm
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Old Mar 7, 12, 2:32 pm
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Old Mar 7, 12, 2:35 pm
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Wow. I think even with some of our bravest FTers will skip on this one. If someone does go TR please.
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:12 pm
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What's TK's policy on firearms? Does the Kalashnikov travel with you in the cabin or do you pick it up on arrival?
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:28 pm
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Sounds good to me, sign me up.

If we aren't able to get our Iranian visa we were thinking of going to Somalia/Yemen instead.
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:34 pm
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Originally Posted by hauteboy View Post
Sounds good to me, sign me up.

If we aren't able to get our Iranian visa we were thinking of going to Somalia/Yemen instead.
I've read your amazing TRs and I know that you are trying to visit every country but in all seriousness would you actually go to Mogadishu specifically? There are safer ways to visit Somalia.
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:40 pm
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Originally Posted by greendx View Post
I've read your amazing TRs and I know that you are trying to visit every country but in all seriousness would you actually go to Mogadishu specifically? There are safer ways to visit Somalia.
So the AK-47 is a no-go?

How about just a handgun?
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:41 pm
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Originally Posted by greendx View Post
I've read your amazing TRs and I know that you are trying to visit every country but in all seriousness would you actually go to Mogadishu specifically? There are safer ways to visit Somalia.
I'd probably just do a touch-and-go.. if it were possible. I had gotten a Somaliland visa several years ago in Ethiopia but then wasn't able to rearrange our flights to make the trip to Hargeisa.
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:42 pm
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brilliant idea

Mogadishu is one of the VERY FEW travel opportunities I would reject outright. I'd class it with... Baghdad, Kandahar, FATA (Pakistan) levels of silliness.

On the other hand, Somaliland is supposed to be quite nice ... but the way in is via Addis or Djibouti.

"WARNING: Mogadishu is regarded as the most lawless and dangerous city on Earth and is currently experiencing a major food and refugee crisis. It is highly dangerous for leisure or tourism."

http://wikitravel.org/en/Mogadishu#b
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:42 pm
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hmmmm.... I am in IST next week, when do flights start?

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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:43 pm
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Didn't mean that to be a specific criticism of Hauteboy...
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:47 pm
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Originally Posted by rozy View Post
Most dangerous mileage run ever?

TK686 ISTMGQ(via KRT) Tue/Thu IST 2215 MGQ 0700
TK687 MGQIST(via KRT) Wed/Fri MGQ 0800 IST 1505

Flights started with a promotion.

€3+Tax = €199 ai / $263
FARE BASIS : GXPC1M1 / G Class
Offer Valid till 06 Apr 2011

5750miles / 4,6cpm

Sample dates: 03/20 - 03/21
It's valid until 2011?
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Old Mar 7, 12, 3:51 pm
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It's valid until 2011?
yes, but thats the time machine fare.
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Old Mar 7, 12, 4:05 pm
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Originally Posted by rankourabu View Post
yes, but thats the time machine fare.
BTW YQ is over 90% of the fare.
If you could dump this, then.....
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