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Nov 17, 14, 2:09 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 4,140
Posted By travatl

This unwritten "practice" has been going on since...

This unwritten "practice" has been going on since the Wright Brothers. It happens at every airline, whether it's an acceptable, unwritten, or even forbidden policy.

So they get a couple of free...
Jul 2, 10, 9:04 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,265
Posted By travatl

There are 2 717s coming from Asia. That's all.

There are 2 717s coming from Asia. That's all.
Mar 7, 09, 11:00 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 3,509
Posted By travatl

In this economy, BTV is NOT a destintion - but...

In this economy, BTV is NOT a destintion - but for a very small echelon of passengers.

Clearly - those traveling to/from BTV on AirTran originate there - and prefer to travel during the...
Mar 7, 09, 10:53 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By travatl

Yeah - quite honestly - in these "smaller"...

Yeah - quite honestly - in these "smaller" stations, you're seeing even the biggest of airlines working with fewer staff. Spend an afternoon in OMA, ICT, SAT, ABQ, PWM, TUS, GSO, etc... and you'll...
Feb 22, 09, 8:10 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 808
Posted By travatl

Oh, and early departure was likely an instruction...

Oh, and early departure was likely an instruction from System Operations due to an "overblock". The flight time was going to be longer than the scheduled block due to winds, ATC mgmt, or other...
Feb 22, 09, 8:08 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 808
Posted By travatl

AirTran's policy regarding complimentary upgrades...

AirTran's policy regarding complimentary upgrades is that ONLY the GA can authorize them. Flight attendants have no authority to do so, and are instructed to offer passengers the opportunity to...
Feb 22, 09, 8:04 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By travatl

As passengers can check in online 24 hours prior...

As passengers can check in online 24 hours prior to departure, the cabin may have indeed been "checked in full", but the passengers were still missing at flight close out. Additionally, it is...
Jan 5, 09, 11:51 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2,776
Posted By travatl

Actually, neither PWM nor BTV have nonstop...

Actually, neither PWM nor BTV have nonstop service to ATL.
Oct 20, 08, 11:22 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 4,056
Posted By travatl

Well, aren't you charming.

Well, aren't you charming.
Sep 11, 08, 10:29 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
Posted By travatl

Uh... like every other airline in the country.

Uh... like every other airline in the country.
Sep 10, 08, 1:24 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By travatl

I think this was quite common for all passengers...

I think this was quite common for all passengers in Terminal 3 on carriers who didn't have dedicated gates. There would be one podium, but several possible gates, and the PA system was HORRIBLE. ...
Sep 10, 08, 1:22 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,530
Posted By travatl

This is a myth. This doesn't happen at any...

This is a myth. This doesn't happen at any airline. Neither Flight Deck nor Cabin Crews have any control over other flights. Local station operations know exactly where their inbound connecting...
Sep 10, 08, 1:13 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,058
Posted By travatl

Actually, a significant portion of AirTran's...

Actually, a significant portion of AirTran's operation is on the D concourse as well. If you're not changing concourses, 35 minutes is AMPLE time. If you're coming in to D1, and departing from C1,...
Sep 10, 08, 1:09 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 9,948
Posted By travatl

A) As long as you check in 24hrs prior, you...

A) As long as you check in 24hrs prior, you shouldn't have a prob getting seats together.

B) If for some reason you can't, yes passengers are usually pretty good about moving around. Especially...
Sep 10, 08, 1:06 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,900
Posted By travatl

Improved Elite Benefits

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Aug 25, 08, 7:50 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,657
Posted By travatl

The workforce reductions were going to happen...

The workforce reductions were going to happen regardless. 300 flight attendant positions and 180 pilot positions were scheduled to be eliminated in early September. Extended leaves, and early exit...
Aug 23, 08, 7:35 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 827
Posted By travatl

You realize this is still HALF the price of...

You realize this is still HALF the price of Delta's second bag fee. And unlike American, United, and USAirways, AirTran still doesn't charge for the first bag.

Who needs more than one checked bag...
Aug 23, 08, 7:34 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 2,535
Posted By travatl

You realize, of course, if you'd been on Delta,...

You realize, of course, if you'd been on Delta, the flight attendants wouldn't have bothered to even get out of their jumpseats. With an average flight time of around 40 minutes, whipping out 120...
Aug 23, 08, 7:30 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,657
Posted By travatl

The company is no longer seeking pay concessions...

The company is no longer seeking pay concessions from any workgroup.
Aug 23, 08, 7:29 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 4,637
Posted By travatl

All AirTran 737-700 orders can be optioned to...

All AirTran 737-700 orders can be optioned to -800s, with a one year advance option notice. However, the pilot contract calls for higher -800 pay rates, and the aircraft would require an additional...
Jul 10, 08, 1:45 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,584
Posted By travatl

There's nothing deceptive about it. The reality...

There's nothing deceptive about it. The reality is the flight was cancelled because of a maintenance issue. You say that the people in your gate weren't happy, but would any of you have been any...
Replies: 9
Views: 891
Posted By travatl

What F/A would be stupid enough to make that...

What F/A would be stupid enough to make that promise? At every airline I've ever worked for, it's been a huge no-no.
Mar 26, 08, 8:54 am
Replies: 12
Views: 21,874
Posted By travatl

What airline puts you on ANOTHER airline, and...

What airline puts you on ANOTHER airline, and absorbs the cost, simply because you missed your flight? Uh, none. If it's the carrier's fault, they may protect you on another carrier, space...
Feb 16, 08, 2:57 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 1,072
Posted By travatl

Actually, the commercial entitled "shipping" is...

Actually, the commercial entitled "shipping" is about 4 years old. It was part of the first round of commercials (as was "fired") that was introduced when we changed ad agencies. They've tweaked...
Feb 15, 08, 6:27 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,676
Posted By travatl

Well, let me share with you my experience with DL...

Well, let me share with you my experience with DL and their kiosks. Last summer I was traveling FCO-CDG-BOS-ATL. FCO-CDG-BOS were on AF metal, then BOS-ATL on a DL MD80. All flights were DL...
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