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Feb 5, 19, 4:25 am
Replies: 30
Views: 2,898
Posted By Smithy

Hi slicktony, If you wish to be 100% accurate...

Hi slicktony,
If you wish to be 100% accurate with all the data and passports presented then the order you describe is correct. The only point to note though is that you'll need to update your...
Jan 8, 19, 5:45 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,067
Posted By Smithy

The UK does track who leaves the UK; they do it...

The UK does track who leaves the UK; they do it electronically rather than physically. Airlines, ferries, and train operators are required to capture passport data for each passenger and then...
Dec 17, 18, 7:10 am
Replies: 33
Views: 5,009
Posted By Smithy

Russian fine is currently 100,000 Russian Ruble.

Russian fine is currently 100,000 Russian Ruble.
Dec 17, 18, 6:50 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,918
Posted By Smithy

The ESTA approval process is changing soon and...

The ESTA approval process is changing soon and this will remove instant approvals of ESTA applications. Certainly if one discovers in the airport, say one or two hours before check-in closes, that...
May 23, 18, 6:58 am
Replies: 44
Views: 6,986
Posted By Smithy

Unfortunately the Russian Embassy is not the...

Unfortunately the Russian Embassy is not the definitive authority on this, Russian Immigration is the authority. I know that the direct question has been asked of Immigration in Moscow who have...
Dec 11, 17, 6:41 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,077
Posted By Smithy

https://www.britishairways.com/en-gb/information/d...

https://www.britishairways.com/en-gb/information/disability-assistance/disability-and-mobility-assistance
Nov 16, 17, 5:48 am
Replies: 28
Views: 4,037
Posted By Smithy

As I said above, the BA system will not allow the...

As I said above, the BA system will not allow the agents to check your wife's Australian visa. There is no manual option available for an ad-hoc check of an Australia visa in the BA system..
Nov 13, 17, 6:13 am
Replies: 28
Views: 4,037
Posted By Smithy

I'm afraid that your wife will need a transit...

I'm afraid that your wife will need a transit visa.

The BA system will not allow the agents to check your wife's Australian visa. A check would happen automatically if travelling to Australia but...
Jul 28, 17, 8:21 am
Replies: 40
Views: 3,852
Posted By Smithy

An Indian national will always need a visa to...

An Indian national will always need a visa to transit the UK unless they hold one of the exemption documents detailed above.
Do note though that Only a 'Common Format Residence Card' is accepted as...
Aug 23, 16, 6:21 am
Replies: 112
Views: 13,802
Posted By Smithy

You are joking right? All API data is passed...

You are joking right?

All API data is passed to the UK government for threat assessment. Entering fictitious data is not a sensible way to go when the security services are looking for...
Aug 22, 16, 6:20 am
Replies: 112
Views: 13,802
Posted By Smithy

I can't see this helping to be honest. The...

I can't see this helping to be honest. The check-in agent (and supervisor) will see this response from the TIMATIC check:

"
Not Ok - Denmark

Passport
Passport required.

Document Validity...
Jun 15, 16, 8:51 am
Replies: 21
Views: 3,875
Posted By Smithy

You should actually have an eTA now, even though...

You should actually have an eTA now, even though this will not be enforced until 29 September. I one has time then they should really obtain an eTA before travel.

This is from the Canadian...
May 16, 16, 4:08 am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,061
Posted By Smithy

For a few years now the US has required API data...

For a few years now the US has required API data under their Secure Flight programme for flights which, they deem, overfly the US. Flight routes from Europe to several East Canada destinations come...
Jan 5, 16, 9:33 am
Replies: 25
Views: 3,235
Posted By Smithy

BA, like most other airlines using the Amadeus...

BA, like most other airlines using the Amadeus system, can only hold the details for one passport at a time. Every time you enter new details it will overwrite the previous one, so changing the info...
Jul 17, 15, 4:40 am
Replies: 417
Views: 26,917
Posted By Smithy

+1

+1
Sep 5, 14, 4:08 am
Replies: 47
Views: 4,170
Posted By Smithy

The biggest difference for this is that these...

The biggest difference for this is that these documents are mandated by the authority. This means that to avoid penalty the airline won't let you board if you haven't got the paperwork.
Oct 21, 13, 9:51 am
Replies: 1,454
Views: 262,177
Posted By Smithy

Looks like it's come from here: ...

Looks like it's come from here:
http://ec.europa.eu/transport/themes/passengers/air/doc/neb-extraordinary-circumstances-list.pdf

Does this not also imply that these technical items are...
Feb 11, 13, 5:29 am
Replies: 31
Views: 6,431
Posted By Smithy

That's interesting because when I've done the...

That's interesting because when I've done the same, travelling with hand luggage only, flying out of Heathrow T5 I had to go to the 'Passport and Visa' desk before I could enter the security queue. ...
Feb 8, 13, 9:13 am
Replies: 306
Views: 24,874
Posted By Smithy

I must say I've not worried about this in the...

I must say I've not worried about this in the past, I look at the total price rather than the breakdown, but this thread caught my imagination.

Higher up thread people were talking about the...
Nov 23, 12, 3:53 am
Replies: 60
Views: 6,399
Posted By Smithy

Why do you think that delaying a departure or...

Why do you think that delaying a departure or cancelling a flight saves them any money?
I would have thought it was exactly the opposite.
Aug 8, 12, 5:58 am
Replies: 5
Views: 4,141
Posted By Smithy

I'd check the DEFRA website as it looks like they...

I'd check the DEFRA website as it looks like they may need quarantine.

Pet rabbits and rodents
Pet rabbits and rodents imported into the UK from any non-EU country, other than those listed...
Jul 20, 12, 6:18 am
Replies: 368
Views: 47,120
Posted By Smithy

Since 2006, ensuring provision of assistance to...

Since 2006, ensuring provision of assistance to passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility is the responsibility of the managing body of the airport. This is all described in the lovely...
Jun 14, 12, 3:35 am
Replies: 56
Views: 6,250
Posted By Smithy

Here is the link to the full UKBA document which...

Here is the link to the full UKBA document which explains who can and cannot transit the UK. Link (http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/sitecontent/documents/visitingtheuk/datvleaflet.pdf)

This is...
May 18, 12, 7:10 am
Replies: 298
Views: 24,951
Posted By Smithy

Very sad for these 3 that didn't make it but I'm...

Very sad for these 3 that didn't make it but I'm sure the other 100+ passengers were pleased that their flight left and arrived on time.
Feb 20, 12, 5:19 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,069
Posted By Smithy

Just be sure that the residence permit is a...

Just be sure that the residence permit is a "uniform format", as not all permit issued in the EEA are aceptable. The "uniform format" ones are coloured pink-blue-pink and have an faint image of a...
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