FlyerTalk Forums - Search Results

Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: The Situation
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.52 seconds.
Aug 7, 20, 5:07 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 3,339
Posted By The Situation

After just spending a week in 6 hotels up on the...

After just spending a week in 6 hotels up on the West Coast, it is hit and miss how seriously a hotel takes the protocols. I could not identify any correlation to any reason you may try to explain...
Jul 16, 20, 11:02 am
Replies: 1,587
Views: 251,645
Posted By The Situation

Courtyard. Booked at $245/night. Competing rate...

Courtyard. Booked at $245/night. Competing rate $170. Approved rate $127.

Frankly, I did not want to stay at this property. The experience at nearby Hilton properties is so much better...
Jun 11, 20, 12:21 pm
Replies: 1,146
Views: 169,567
Posted By The Situation

In my experience under Ed, the quality of product...

In my experience under Ed, the quality of product was declining (meals being the most obvious area as I went on a two year stretch in which my only options were sandwich/salad or sandwich/cereal) and...
Apr 13, 20, 10:43 am
Replies: 25
Views: 5,062
Posted By The Situation

No kidding!! I had a trip booked this week that...

No kidding!! I had a trip booked this week that would have used about 1/3 of my miles at a rate of 2.3 cents per mile and was trying to use up most them anyway. Cancelled that. Now there is even...
Apr 13, 20, 8:53 am
Replies: 25
Views: 5,062
Posted By The Situation

As soon as I start flying again, I am burning all...

As soon as I start flying again, I am burning all my miles before they turn into pumpkins. I think AmEx decision makers are savvy enough to protect themselves from the inevitable - the article I...
Apr 9, 20, 9:50 am
Replies: 605
Views: 85,226
Posted By The Situation

I doubt that Intl FF will increase status that...

I doubt that Intl FF will increase status that significantly, if at all. It is going to be a long process to open the borders and resume air travel between nations. Even when they do open the...
Apr 7, 20, 3:59 pm
Replies: 1,924
Views: 323,827
Posted By The Situation

That was an Ed Bastian cost cutting move, not...

That was an Ed Bastian cost cutting move, not Richard Anderson. I am not going to claim that DL aircraft have ever been clean, but they were tolerable. I saw a significant decrease in the...
Apr 1, 20, 10:09 am
Replies: 1,924
Views: 323,827
Posted By The Situation

When this crisis first started, I was very...

When this crisis first started, I was very optimistic that things could blow over and normal activities would resume quickly, but with each passing day, I look at the evidence and say any chance for...
Mar 24, 20, 12:08 pm
Replies: 165
Views: 17,608
Posted By The Situation

Steering this back on topic...S&P cut DL's bond...

Steering this back on topic...S&P cut DL's bond rating to junk today, because most of DL's debt matures in 2021 and on current trajectory, they won't be able to roll it. I did not realize how...
Mar 23, 20, 12:18 pm
Replies: 165
Views: 17,608
Posted By The Situation

Yes, we have passed the point where it can be...

Yes, we have passed the point where it can be contained and its going to be with us for years. There are too many people infected globally. As soon as you think you have it contained in an area,...
Mar 16, 20, 10:17 am
Replies: 67
Views: 10,822
Posted By The Situation

Well said. At some point things will start...

Well said. At some point things will start getting back to normal. Things may not be back to the same "normal" we experienced before, but a "normal" nonetheless. It is wise to begin planning now...
Mar 14, 20, 1:59 pm
Replies: 67
Views: 10,822
Posted By The Situation

I would hope that status levels are adjusted...

I would hope that status levels are adjusted rather than status extended as I do think that the program should continue to encourage people to fly and reward those that actually did, and just...
Mar 13, 20, 1:24 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 11,529
Posted By The Situation

But that is not much different from seasonal...

But that is not much different from seasonal flu...my risk of serious illness and death is very low as I am young and healthy and when averaged out across the whole population, flu has a very low...
Mar 13, 20, 1:09 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 11,529
Posted By The Situation

DL will survive to see the long term. They are...

DL will survive to see the long term. They are in a financial position to be the last domino to fall in the U.S. A government bailout will occur long before all dominoes fall. Its too important an...
Mar 13, 20, 12:15 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 11,529
Posted By The Situation

Not sure how long it takes for the price of oil...

Not sure how long it takes for the price of oil to work its way through to the price of jet fuel, but with oil having crashed, the smartest move is to run the MD-88s, especially with DL's strategy to...
Mar 10, 20, 11:05 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 8,857
Posted By The Situation

I have a trip with a group of family and friends...

I have a trip with a group of family and friends in May...generally I wouldn't think about booking the flights this early, but perhaps if the 8 of us book the flights we need to be on now, they won't...
Mar 10, 20, 11:00 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 3,760
Posted By The Situation

LOL, so true! Small carriers, especially those...

LOL, so true! Small carriers, especially those that were on questionable financial footing pre-crisis, will be allowed to go under. Once you start talking about flag carriers and major carriers,...
Mar 9, 20, 10:25 am
Replies: 165
Views: 17,608
Posted By The Situation

I did not have any trips planned anyway for the...

I did not have any trips planned anyway for the next month, so I have not necessarily curbed my flying, although I have postposed planning trips because I don't know what will be open and what will...
Mar 7, 20, 6:31 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 2,653
Posted By The Situation

I will avoid that hotel for sure then. My wife...

I will avoid that hotel for sure then. My wife and I have some PTSD after a recent incident with the homeless that congregate near her now former workplace in Seattle, because it was too traumatic...
Mar 4, 20, 4:01 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By The Situation

Although there are a lot of non-medallions...

Although there are a lot of non-medallions travelling, there are also a lot of medallions traveling. At my work, regardless of whether or not you have kids, lots of us travel during spring break...
Mar 4, 20, 12:54 pm
Replies: 396
Views: 103,161
Posted By The Situation

Where is that CRJ-900 coming from that it is...

Where is that CRJ-900 coming from that it is catered with evian??
Mar 4, 20, 11:51 am
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By The Situation

You should all check in at the counter together. ...

You should all check in at the counter together. In that scenario, likely that the agent would waive the bag fee departing the U.S. Might be helpful to kindly mention that you are traveling...
Mar 4, 20, 10:48 am
Replies: 396
Views: 103,161
Posted By The Situation

Good point on the sodium in the salad. Almost...

Good point on the sodium in the salad. Almost everything in the salad or that comes with the salad is preserved in brine or is heavily seasoned with salt et al. Although it may seem to be a...
Mar 3, 20, 2:02 pm
Replies: 1,686
Views: 275,017
Posted By The Situation

Why? Health experts and local government...

Why? Health experts and local government agencies say the risk is extremely low unless you are elderly and/or have certain pre-existing conditions such as asthma, obesity or heart disease. Data is...
Mar 3, 20, 1:53 pm
Replies: 396
Views: 103,161
Posted By The Situation

Go with the meatballs. I thought the meatballs...

Go with the meatballs. I thought the meatballs were very flavorful and one of the best meals I have had in years on DL (that is not saying much of course:rolleyes:) That salad is terrible. As...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

Forum Jump