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Aug 26, 19, 12:45 pm
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Views: 68,589
Posted By Chrisinhouston

My wife just got an email message about this. We...

My wife just got an email message about this. We booked tickets several months ago for a trip on 9/10 to Singapore, leaves out of LAX to SFO and then on to SIN. Our LAX to SFO is fairly early...
Jan 28, 19, 9:48 pm
Replies: 606
Views: 63,158
Posted By Chrisinhouston

My wife and I were in the middle of a trip when...

My wife and I were in the middle of a trip when we got the message we would need to upgrade to the new app. Ok, not always so easy when your are in another country and watching your data use while...
Jul 15, 18, 1:43 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 794
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Driving from Alaska to Seattle with kids

My son and his wife have lived in Alaska for 9 years but are going to relocate to the lower 48 in October. They plan to drive from Skagway to Seattle where my daughter lives and visit her before...
May 20, 18, 10:34 am
Replies: 1,119
Views: 198,965
Posted By Chrisinhouston

My travel kit depends on where I am going and...

My travel kit depends on where I am going and what I want to shoot. My typical kit for a lot of my trips where I want to travel light is my Canon M5 and 3 lenses; the Canon EF-M 11-22mm f4-5.6, a...
Apr 22, 18, 2:13 am
Replies: 860
Views: 160,910
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Flying UA100 SYD-IAH tomorrow at 9:05 am. The...

Flying UA100 SYD-IAH tomorrow at 9:05 am. The website says lunch is the meal to be served. Anyone know what is currently being served going out of Sydney? I am assuming a light breakfast before our...
Mar 10, 18, 9:30 am
Replies: 860
Views: 160,910
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Regarding late night departure dinners. My wife...

Regarding late night departure dinners. My wife and I fly out this week on the new direct IAH-SYD, my wife has already done this trip twice since it began but this is my first. It leaves at 9 pm so...
Dec 29, 17, 10:16 am
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Views: 446,269
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Just bought 2 passes for $118. Unfortunately to...

Just bought 2 passes for $118. Unfortunately to get 3 would have been $177 and I only had $175 remaining with AMEX.
Jul 28, 17, 10:15 pm
Replies: 102
Views: 12,922
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Just flew in the past 3 weeks to and from...

Just flew in the past 3 weeks to and from Namibia. IAH to FRA, FRA to JNB and then JNB to WVB and back. Only place that asked me me to pull out my iPad Mini for inspection was the little screening...
Jul 27, 17, 10:14 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 1,221
Posted By Chrisinhouston

SAA from JBG to WVB... OMG!

Frustrating experience. We paid extra for the nicer seat choices on our flight from J'burg to Walvis Bay, Namibia. The plane was supposed to be a 2x2 configuration so I was in 4A and my wife in 4B....
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Views: 440,749
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Not sure if this is a good place to post recent...

Not sure if this is a good place to post recent fight experiences. My wife and I mainly fly UA but with this recent trip from IAH to JBG we found the best deal via a code share on Lufthansa where we...
Jul 26, 17, 2:10 pm
Replies: 102
Views: 12,922
Posted By Chrisinhouston

The press release at the TSA site also states in...

The press release at the TSA site also states in the last paragraph:

The stronger security measures do not apply to passengers enrolled in TSA Pre✓® who are using TSA Pre✓® lanes.
Jun 25, 17, 4:01 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 1,033
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Experience with SAA Express Skycheck for carryon bags?

I have an upcoming trip to Namibia but am flying LH from IAH to JNB and then SAA Express from JNB to WVB and the reverse for the return. I am a professional photographer and will be carrying some...
Jun 15, 17, 8:40 am
Replies: 403
Views: 97,883
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Thanks, sorry I guess I missed that as I scanned...

Thanks, sorry I guess I missed that as I scanned recent topics. I think the moderator moved it for me!
Jun 14, 17, 12:39 pm
Replies: 403
Views: 97,883
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Question on choosing a seat on an LH code share

Quick question, I did a search but didn't see this addressed recently and it's been years since I have flown an LH codeshare.

My wife and I are looking to fly Business Class IAH-JNB, the layover...
Apr 10, 17, 2:06 pm
Replies: 6,961
Views: 658,191
Posted By Chrisinhouston

"He had appeared to violate the rule. He was...

"He had appeared to violate the rule. He was warned. He was given an explanation. Nevertheless, he persisted."
Apr 7, 17, 12:56 pm
Replies: 62
Views: 7,434
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Thank WineCountryUA for moving my question here...

Thank WineCountryUA for moving my question here as I might get more help. Booking with partners for UA credit has always confused me on the few times I have had to do it.

I'm not too worried...
Apr 1, 17, 10:08 am
Replies: 62
Views: 7,434
Posted By Chrisinhouston

I haven't had to fly international on a partner...

I haven't had to fly international on a partner airline in a few years so I have a couple of questions. I have a possible trip coming up to Namibia but it looks like booking through United will only...
Jan 25, 17, 8:20 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 5,454
Posted By Chrisinhouston

About that little knife in my wife's carryon bag...

A few months ago the wife and I went on a trip to Clearwater. We did a few days at the beach and we used my wife's small carry on backpack to take a picnic to the beach... , water, wine or beer, some...
Jun 14, 16, 9:03 am
Replies: 142
Views: 23,276
Posted By Chrisinhouston

CBP Testing Biometric Technology to Verify International Departures ID

Sorry if I missed it if it was already mentioned here but this is from the online edition of the Atlanta Journal/Constitution:


Customs testing facial comparison technology at Hartsfield-Jackson...
May 24, 16, 5:19 am
Replies: 837
Views: 89,167
Posted By Chrisinhouston

IAH C was just nuts yesterday (Monday) morning....

IAH C was just nuts yesterday (Monday) morning. My wife has been making weekly flights since January and had never seen it that bad. We got there at 6:30am or so and after checking bags we got in the...
May 7, 16, 8:25 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,228
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Will United issue waivers for Fort McMurray due to fires?

My wife has a business trip booked through UA from IAH to YMM with a stop and plane change in YEG.

Her clients have cancelled the meetings due to the devastating fires. Anyone heard anything...
Mar 10, 16, 8:17 am
Replies: 571
Views: 78,955
Posted By Chrisinhouston

I hate these types of security questions that...

I hate these types of security questions that they give you to pick from because they are totally irrelevant to me. I never played any instrument, have no favorite artist, don't care about sports,...
Dec 1, 15, 9:26 am
Replies: 10
Views: 2,040
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Lawyer Is Refused Boarding on La Guardia Flight After Revolving-Door Mix-Up

From today's NYTimes. Not sure if the Times paywall will block some so here is the article.
Jul 29, 15, 10:17 am
Replies: 31
Views: 7,318
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Funny but this reminds me of the time I was at...

Funny but this reminds me of the time I was at rehearsal for my high school graduation back in 1974. We were told to write out how we wanted our full name announced by the assistant principle as we...
Mar 21, 15, 3:27 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 6,628
Posted By Chrisinhouston

Latest update: Sheriff says New Orleans...

Latest update:

Sheriff says New Orleans airport attacker had explosives
| March 21, 2015 | Updated: March 21, 2015 2:58pm

KENNER, La. (AP) — Authorities says the machete-wielding man who was...
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