Search: Posts Made By: jAAck
Showing results 1 to 25 of 859
Search took 0.54 seconds.
Sep 16, 19, 6:23 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 19,053
Posted By jAAck

I’ll have the Steak, Eggs, Frites please. Hold...

I’ll have the Steak, Eggs, Frites please. Hold the eggs, thanks.

Problem solved! 😃
Sep 13, 19, 6:19 pm
Replies: 323
Views: 61,113
Posted By jAAck

Did you tweet AmericanAir or DM? If DM, you won’t...

Did you tweet AmericanAir or DM? If DM, you won’t get much of a response. Suggest you put your 193 issues in a Twitter thread with AA on copy. I bet you’d get some retweets from this group. 😉
Sep 13, 19, 6:09 pm
Replies: 323
Views: 61,113
Posted By jAAck

Out of curiosity, what was the purser saying?

Out of curiosity, what was the purser saying?
Sep 3, 19, 1:58 pm
Replies: 165
Views: 18,599
Posted By jAAck

Several years ago I misconnected in MAD on an AA...

Several years ago I misconnected in MAD on an AA / IB separate ticket scenario due to AA mechanical. AA in MAD would not rebook my onward IB flight and of course IB wouldn’t either. Ultimately I...
Aug 27, 19, 9:37 am
Replies: 149
Views: 39,048
Posted By jAAck

Just to jump on the bandwagon on the often...

Just to jump on the bandwagon on the often "challenged" service on the HKG flights...

AA F on two recent HKG flights.

Purser: Hello. Me: Hi, how are you? Purser: Tired. Me: Oh... Purser:...
Aug 14, 19, 5:54 pm
Replies: 440
Views: 175,018
Posted By jAAck

Just IMO, if everything on your MEX-MIA flight...

Just IMO, if everything on your MEX-MIA flight goes perfectly that's enough time with GE and Pre. But the "everything perfect" flights are pretty few and far between at the moment, and it wouldn't...
Aug 6, 19, 8:39 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,594
Posted By jAAck

I worked with a client this year with a global...

I worked with a client this year with a global footprint who was regularly changing itineraries and destinations at the last moment. Over the course of this year I've ended up with a half dozen...
May 23, 19, 3:58 am
Replies: 604
Views: 149,561
Posted By jAAck

DOH-CDG QR039 Business (I) to F CNY9186...

DOH-CDG QR039
Business (I) to F
CNY9186 (US$1328)
5 days advance of flight

For a 7-hour flight a bit much IMO, approx 50% of PVG-DOH-CDG I-fare.
Dec 13, 18, 10:48 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,122
Posted By jAAck

Exactly. I have *never* understood the US legacy...

Exactly. I have *never* understood the US legacy approach of not having a senior FA on board who is responsible for managing the crew and service. Non-legacy airlines do it. US FAs and the unions are...
Nov 19, 18, 10:31 am
Replies: 440
Views: 175,018
Posted By jAAck

D => E is connected landside and airside.

D => E is connected landside and airside.
Oct 8, 18, 12:02 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,864
Posted By jAAck

Yes, I was denied lounge access at JNB on my J...

Yes, I was denied lounge access at JNB on my J award ticket, initially by the check-in agent and then the on-duty supervisor. They insisted the policy is the same for upgraded tickets and straight...
Oct 6, 18, 5:29 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,864
Posted By jAAck

Flying on a redemption ticket in Biz booked...

Flying on a redemption ticket in Biz booked through AA. Qatar management at JNB are holding firm that award tickets do not have lounge access. I can find lots of links documenting the restriction...
Sep 17, 18, 9:52 am
Replies: 780
Views: 90,491
Posted By jAAck

In the past 18 months... 1....

In the past 18 months...
1. MIA-xDFW-PEK-xNRT-xORD-MIA
2. YYZ-xORD-PEK-xNRT-xDFW-MIA
3. MIA-xORD-PEK-xNRT-xLAX-MIA

None of my NRT transits were more than a few hours. Twice checked in with no...
Sep 16, 18, 9:54 am
Replies: 780
Views: 90,491
Posted By jAAck

That is not correct. I have used TWOV on AA...

That is not correct. I have used TWOV on AA multiple times without any issue. Obviously others have experienced difficulties based on incorrect information and interpretation from various AA...
Aug 14, 18, 2:12 pm
Replies: 107
Views: 8,347
Posted By jAAck

I don't disagree with OP and I've made a (sort...

I don't disagree with OP and I've made a (sort of) similar change over the past two years. I just figured with LT Plat, coupled with the fact that for personal travel I rarely buy Y and for biz...
Aug 7, 18, 9:30 am
Replies: 2,230
Views: 328,235
Posted By jAAck

Just a data point but in the past few weeks I...

Just a data point but in the past few weeks I flew DFW-HKG on a Sunday and HKG-DFW on a Friday. Flights booked about 3 weeks in advance, and outbound cleared 7 days ahead and return 5 days. I...
Jun 1, 18, 9:27 am
Replies: 35
Views: 7,088
Posted By jAAck

Here's an interesting counterpoint, from Scott...

Here's an interesting counterpoint, from Scott Kirby no less. United now believes leaving JFK was a mistake, because the bean counters who had "done the math" were only looking at profitability of...
Forum: New York City
May 30, 18, 8:52 pm
Replies: 39
Views: 3,140
Posted By jAAck

The shuttle to the remote lot for Uber pickup is...

The shuttle to the remote lot for Uber pickup is no longer required.

"For Terminal B, exit the from the Upper Level. Follow the Green Car Services signs to the blue covered walkway. On Level 2,...
Replies: 18
Views: 5,054
Posted By jAAck

I have a 1:10 connection in FRA in a few weeks,...

I have a 1:10 connection in FRA in a few weeks, arriving from MEX and connecting to DBV. Flying F/J and wondering if it might be a good idea to book this service. It doesn't seem that LH offers F...
Apr 3, 18, 8:07 am
Replies: 1,624
Views: 560,790
Posted By jAAck

I second this suggestion. 67 minutes isn't that...

I second this suggestion. 67 minutes isn't that tight if all is on schedule, but even a 10- or 15-min late arrival would make it much sketchier. You don't say how mobile your parents are, but even...
Dec 9, 17, 6:30 pm
Replies: 1,588
Views: 171,357
Posted By jAAck

F / J Itinerary

Hello - We are flying JFK - AUH in F and then connecting AUH - JNB in J (no F service on this route). We have an overnight layover, arriving AUH at 8:00p and departing at 10:00a the following day,...
Dec 5, 17, 2:19 pm
Replies: 1,022
Views: 144,688
Posted By jAAck

Yesterday had a 25-minute call back, but got a...

Yesterday had a 25-minute call back, but got a great EXP agent who worked some miracles on an EY award...worth the wait!

I hear so many people say this, and my experience has been so different. I...
Dec 5, 17, 8:30 am
Replies: 2
Views: 618
Posted By jAAck

In my experience, yes meal service is always...

In my experience, yes meal service is always front to back. That said, there's some variation in how meal orders are taken; generally by the CSD one aisle at a time but others by the FAs working the...
Nov 28, 17, 6:08 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,913
Posted By jAAck

Ha, this made me laugh. Flying IB J MAD-MIA again...

Ha, this made me laugh. Flying IB J MAD-MIA again yesterday I finally realized what's to me the difference in crews between IB and US-based airlines. Flyers on US-based carriers are accustomed to...
Nov 28, 17, 10:14 am
Replies: 60
Views: 5,707
Posted By jAAck

Same for me yesterday, no line at passport...

Same for me yesterday, no line at passport control at all at about 2:30p.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 859
 

Forum Jump