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Forum: oneworld
Jul 8, 19, 10:45 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,399
Posted By frankyguy

I did both yesterday. I would say that The Pier...

I did both yesterday. I would say that The Pier F Lounge, much like CX, is a shell of it's former self. While the QF F Lounge is a little scruffy, the menu, wines and service are pretty similar to...
Mar 28, 19, 10:01 am
Replies: 7
Views: 678
Posted By frankyguy

Ludicrous that they had to call me back to charge...

Ludicrous that they had to call me back to charge HK$10 to my credit for a recent upgrade. Asked why I couldn't complete online like I used to and was told "increased security to protect you". ...
Oct 24, 18, 10:43 pm
Replies: 253
Views: 20,700
Posted By frankyguy

I think that's it for CX for me. 14 years as a DM...

I think that's it for CX for me. 14 years as a DM and the airline is not even a shadow of its former self. I can put up with the declining soft and hard DM benefits, the bad food and bad wine but...
Feb 17, 17, 6:34 pm
Replies: 317
Views: 54,738
Posted By frankyguy

Checked HKGDELHKG pricing on cx.com week after...

Checked HKGDELHKG pricing on cx.com week after next and was quoted ~HK$28K in J. ITA Matrix gave similar pricing with AI and HX at ~HK$12K and TG via BKK around HK$14K. Company policy requires me...
Jan 27, 17, 8:42 am
Replies: 557
Views: 114,966
Posted By frankyguy

That's a pity, I guess I've been lucky on six...

That's a pity, I guess I've been lucky on six transpacific AA flights in the past few months (or I'm just inured by dozens of average meals on CX). I certainly hope you told the crew that you...
Jan 24, 17, 5:18 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 3,866
Posted By frankyguy

Yes and no. Like many, expressing my...

Yes and no. Like many, expressing my dissatisfaction with my feet. For transpacific, now using predominately AA or BR - both of which are significantly cheaper than CX and both provide mattresses...
Jan 23, 17, 4:55 pm
Replies: 557
Views: 114,966
Posted By frankyguy

Flew CX100 in J on Saturday and found both the...

Flew CX100 in J on Saturday and found both the appetizer and the entree of the first meal service inedible - the smoked duck with apple appetizer was grey in colour and bland in taste. And the fish...
Sep 29, 16, 5:46 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,098
Posted By frankyguy

It depends on the conditions around your Y class...

It depends on the conditions around your Y class ticket. If you are booked into one of the cheaper subclasses then they normally have pretty strict change conditions and you may have problems. If...
Jul 3, 16, 9:48 pm
Replies: 586
Views: 154,621
Posted By frankyguy

Was on TG472 yesterday. 10F.

Was on TG472 yesterday. 10F.
Apr 10, 16, 6:07 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 4,114
Posted By frankyguy

I've flown 897 if F twice in the past two months....

I've flown 897 if F twice in the past two months. Both times left from gate 133. Both times I arrived at LAX at around 07:30am, checked in and through security in 15 minutes. Maybe a dozen people...
Mar 29, 16, 10:19 pm
Replies: 71
Views: 14,827
Posted By frankyguy

Then you are particularly lucky. I use cx.com so...

Then you are particularly lucky. I use cx.com so infrequently to book travel since it is so user unfriendly that I distinctly recall every single time I've done so. The last time was the week...
Mar 29, 16, 6:02 pm
Replies: 71
Views: 14,827
Posted By frankyguy

In my experience, check in agents will always ask...

In my experience, check in agents will always ask to see the credit card that was used to purchase tickets on cx.com.
Mar 16, 16, 5:43 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 9,796
Posted By frankyguy

Pocket squares are complimentary but obviously...

Pocket squares are complimentary but obviously they'll be keen for you to buy something. I have so many pocket squares, I now take the HK$500 credit off a purchase.
Feb 16, 16, 5:03 pm
Replies: 115
Views: 22,021
Posted By frankyguy

Returning from LHR a few days ago and was...

Returning from LHR a few days ago and was chatting with the ISM. She said she's been getting complaints from many elites and she's been writing reports. She said the company said they'd done...
Jan 27, 16, 5:02 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 763
Posted By frankyguy

I use CX197 a couple of times a year and in my...

I use CX197 a couple of times a year and in my experience, it's often delayed, usually around an hour or two. The excuse is usually late arrival of the inbound aircraft. That being said, I'm...
Jan 13, 16, 11:18 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,155
Posted By frankyguy

I think the easiest solution would be for CX to...

I think the easiest solution would be for CX to offer an optional express dinner service on all red eye flights to Australia. It's never made any sense to me that they offer it on the midnight...
Jan 3, 16, 4:51 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 6,184
Posted By frankyguy

Flew LAX-HKG on January 1 and Krug was being...

Flew LAX-HKG on January 1 and Krug was being served. IFE was updated with January movies and the menu was January.
Forum: Thailand
Dec 22, 15, 5:33 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,611
Posted By frankyguy

Interesting. My two experiences in the past ten...

Interesting. My two experiences in the past ten days have been lacklustre. Yes the fitout is lovely and in line with the renovated Pier First, Haneda and Taipei lounges. However that was...
Oct 28, 15, 5:39 am
Replies: 48
Views: 7,093
Posted By frankyguy

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Oct 28, 15, 4:43 am
Replies: 48
Views: 7,093
Posted By frankyguy

While the ISM may know the circumstances of how...

While the ISM may know the circumstances of how those passengers ended up in First from the manifest (ID, I, V etc etc) I'm actually surprised she thought it appropriate to discuss it with you. ...
Sep 26, 15, 11:47 pm
Replies: 80
Views: 11,013
Posted By frankyguy

Fusion by Parknslop. Cyberport and Happy Valley.

Fusion by Parknslop. Cyberport and Happy Valley.
Sep 22, 15, 9:55 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,207
Posted By frankyguy

I’m in my 10th year as DM with just under 2...

I’m in my 10th year as DM with just under 2 million miles clocked through MPO. I really didn’t expect anything from CX but even an acknowledgement would have been nice. Since they don’t provide any...
Sep 22, 15, 7:39 am
Replies: 586
Views: 154,621
Posted By frankyguy

I was on BKK-MXP last week and it was 10F. ...

I was on BKK-MXP last week and it was 10F. MUC-BKK for the return was 9F.
Sep 16, 15, 6:12 pm
Replies: 80
Views: 11,013
Posted By frankyguy

^ Absolutely ridiculous but extremely amusing. I...

^ Absolutely ridiculous but extremely amusing. I don't know what is sadder - the fact that this thread even exists or that I look forward to reading it.
Jul 7, 15, 6:22 pm
Replies: 557
Views: 114,966
Posted By frankyguy

I flew SQ long haul and regional J for the first...

I flew SQ long haul and regional J for the first time in a decade last week and could not believe the difference in food quality compared to CX long haul and regional J. While the SQ crew continue...
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