Search: Posts Made By: prestonh
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.49 seconds.
Oct 11, 19, 12:12 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 14,282
Posted By prestonh

And opportunity cost is part of the value. But...

And opportunity cost is part of the value. But the flipside is, 'I am willing to pay that cost to the airline in the form of excess baggage fees because I value my time at $/hour'. I mean if you...
Oct 10, 19, 4:40 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 14,282
Posted By prestonh

What items are worth 5-7/lb plus insurance to...

What items are worth 5-7/lb plus insurance to move with you on the plane vs. liquidating or leaving in the care of others? Some things are irreplaceable but many are not or are worth less than...
Oct 8, 19, 5:18 pm
Replies: 140
Views: 31,975
Posted By prestonh

The 100 seater problem was created when Tilton...

The 100 seater problem was created when Tilton mass-retired the 737's pre-BK and migrated a significant portion of UA's domestic lift to RJ's as a result. As a reference, WN only recently finished...
Oct 6, 19, 5:56 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 9,477
Posted By prestonh

I disagree with the 'ONLY' characterization. The...

I disagree with the 'ONLY' characterization. The technology changes in fuel efficiency, ticketing/checkin automation, and ala-carte/bundling pricing have more than likely contributed substantially...
Oct 5, 19, 5:41 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 9,477
Posted By prestonh

9 bill in debt says no for now. There are other...

9 bill in debt says no for now. There are other ways to get yield in UA's network than taking on a growing debt pile that is Alaska air group.
Oct 5, 19, 10:31 am
Replies: 140
Views: 31,975
Posted By prestonh

Kirby figured out how to rebank and build up...

Kirby figured out how to rebank and build up capacity through the central hubs again (DEN and ORD) which were underutilized and now are cheaper CPM for domestic hub ops. AA is just lagging in that...
Sep 29, 19, 10:36 am
Replies: 90
Views: 25,198
Posted By prestonh

That's likely the bay area elitism coming through...

That's likely the bay area elitism coming through imo. I get that from some of the folks at work from there. Everything is judged by the bay area standards and if you, food, etc. aren't from there...
Sep 21, 19, 7:43 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 7,639
Posted By prestonh

If you sift through the notes you will find the...

If you sift through the notes you will find the epa rules and cfrs which state a sliding sample timeline based on flushing frequency with a minimum of 1 sample annually for the most frequently...
Sep 21, 19, 9:55 am
Replies: 39
Views: 7,639
Posted By prestonh

purify implies removing all contaminants...

purify implies removing all contaminants including minerals etc. which a filter does in addition to bacterial contaminants. for bacterial loads pasteurization can occur at 15 sec at 161*F. But if...
Sep 15, 19, 9:14 am
Replies: 268
Views: 58,901
Posted By prestonh

as I understand it, WRT subjective, litigation...

as I understand it, WRT subjective, litigation surrounds facts and evidence in a case. So if you are referring to a story without facts/evidence, then ok. But if you are referring to facts and...
Sep 15, 19, 8:53 am
Replies: 36
Views: 3,103
Posted By prestonh

you might be able to find some NZ/UA plating...

you might be able to find some NZ/UA plating combo's since they have a JV (that is the key for finding some plating combinations that work). But tbh they do not plate most of their discount economy...
Sep 15, 19, 8:22 am
Replies: 268
Views: 58,901
Posted By prestonh

I disagree. 1) if this was lawsuit prep they...

I disagree. 1) if this was lawsuit prep they would not be here, way too many risks. 2) when you are engaged and preparing for a suit you present the truth and the motivation is most everything is...
Sep 14, 19, 9:24 am
Replies: 40
Views: 8,780
Posted By prestonh

Do you think that UA's SVP's have empowered the...

Do you think that UA's SVP's have empowered the FA's to fire a GS or GS-like spend customer over their inquiry on the in-flight offerings of pajama-choice? Amateur branding at its worst.
Sep 13, 19, 5:09 pm
Replies: 268
Views: 58,901
Posted By prestonh

Not really. There are usually 4 elements in...

Not really. There are usually 4 elements in criminal assault. Intent to do harm, reasonable belief you are going be harmed or offended, immininent harm or it's threat must be the direct result of the...
Sep 13, 19, 10:46 am
Replies: 72
Views: 6,968
Posted By prestonh

i can use it with ublock origin. works fine. FT...

i can use it with ublock origin. works fine. FT may have a different opinion of that though...
Sep 13, 19, 10:15 am
Replies: 72
Views: 6,968
Posted By prestonh

here's a list of what just THIS page is...

here's a list of what just THIS page is attempting to direct traffic back to (but my container is blocking).

2/sendtofriend.
[email protected]@ flyertalk.com/ad.min.js
1/tracker.min.js
1 krxd.net
1...
Sep 10, 19, 8:20 pm
Replies: 309
Views: 13,437
Posted By prestonh

I use a malware/tracer block and now get a splash...

I use a malware/tracer block and now get a splash screen hiding the site for nearly a minute. Sorry but if you don't value the privacy of my identity by blocking known id trafficking sites then I'm...
Aug 26, 19, 5:42 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,746
Posted By prestonh

Do you plug that into a 720 or 480v bus?

Do you plug that into a 720 or 480v bus?
Aug 5, 19, 3:56 am
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

If it was fraud there would be criminal...

If it was fraud there would be criminal complaints and prosecutions in the respective jurisdictions for HCT. There aren't so it isn't. HCT is a civil contract loophole UA enforces with remedies...
Aug 4, 19, 3:17 pm
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

IANAL just have lots of experience with them

IANAL just have lots of experience with them
Aug 4, 19, 12:14 pm
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

You stated there were covenants created in the...

You stated there were covenants created in the COC, which there are not ( Please reread what you wrote). As I pointed out the COC has prohibitions because it is a contract. . Agreements tend to have...
Aug 4, 19, 11:37 am
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

And, because of overbooking, the airline already...

And, because of overbooking, the airline already mitigated the HCT loss (and maybe even makes money on HCT through its algorithm and change fees!) and filled the seat and pocketed the money in...
Aug 4, 19, 11:21 am
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

And this is exactly why Dao got his millions. He...

And this is exactly why Dao got his millions. He was beat up by police at UA's direction over a civil contract dispute.



it's a prohibited practice. there are no promissary statements in the COC
Aug 4, 19, 11:07 am
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

I fully understand where you are coming from. But...

I fully understand where you are coming from. But contract law is what it is. Theft of services implies a 'dash and dine' scenario where you receive something and don't pay. HCT is a dispute over...
Aug 4, 19, 10:54 am
Replies: 700
Views: 77,379
Posted By prestonh

it's not theft of services, it's a contract...

it's not theft of services, it's a contract default...different language. remember UA already has the pax money so they can't call it theft, HCT is a civil contract dispute, which is why having...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 

Forum Jump