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Jun 13, 19, 6:06 pm
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Views: 31,152
Posted By flying_pig

Thanks for the very informative answer, synthkeys.

Thanks for the very informative answer, synthkeys.
Jun 13, 19, 8:15 am
Replies: 422
Views: 31,152
Posted By flying_pig

What is the usual modus operandi when the lower...

What is the usual modus operandi when the lower cabin is sold out? Would CX prioritize award upgrades that are waitlisted, or would they rather issue OpUps? Logic would indicate the former as the...
May 22, 19, 9:47 am
Replies: 580
Views: 71,441
Posted By flying_pig

In terms of privacy, bear in mind that there are...

In terms of privacy, bear in mind that there are a few small holes in the service panel. They are at different angles and there is definitely privacy, but flight attendants are able to peek inside...
May 21, 19, 4:29 am
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By flying_pig

Yes, very clear in the FAQ (sorry I am on mobile...

Yes, very clear in the FAQ (sorry I am on mobile and can’t find an efficient way to copy all that).
May 21, 19, 2:17 am
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By flying_pig

Platinum “exclusive invitation to enjoy new privileges”

I haven’t seen this discussed (but apologies if I messed up my search) and I hadn’t noticed this until I got an email. Has the possibility to attain additional benefits, based on spend, on top of the...
May 3, 19, 4:56 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 5,442
Posted By flying_pig

The main issue with BA remains poor cleaning IMHO...

The main issue with BA remains poor cleaning IMHO (which is frankly inexcusable). In terms of fit-out falling apart, CX’s A350s look far worse than BA’s 787s but that’s a known issue.

Having said...
Apr 26, 19, 7:20 am
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By flying_pig

Thank you very much ernestnywang, very...

Thank you very much ernestnywang, very informative and helpful!
Apr 26, 19, 12:33 am
Replies: 2
Views: 372
Posted By flying_pig

Asia Miles upgrade questions

I apologise for what might seem basic questions, but I have very limited experiences with Asia Miles. I realised that I have a bunch of miles sitting in my account and an upcoming trip where I could...
Apr 24, 19, 1:54 am
Replies: 168
Views: 55,250
Posted By flying_pig

It should also be noted that 1A/K face the...

It should also be noted that 1A/K face the curtains to the lounging are and toilets, so they are more exposed to people going to - and especially returning from - the toilets.
Apr 21, 19, 7:43 am
Replies: 78
Views: 7,517
Posted By flying_pig

It's actually fairly common to negotiate class of...

It's actually fairly common to negotiate class of travel as part of an employment contract and something I've often done. Of course it's highly dependent on seniority (as squawk pointed out). In my...
Apr 17, 19, 6:55 am
Replies: 580
Views: 71,441
Posted By flying_pig

I had it on a DXB-DUB sector a few weeks ago, so...

I had it on a DXB-DUB sector a few weeks ago, so yes new F is making some appearances on the DUB route. It's usually operating one rotation per week; if you look at seat maps the following seem to be...
Feb 6, 19, 1:47 am
Replies: 39
Views: 3,316
Posted By flying_pig

Oh, no. Unpasteurised sake MUST be kept chilled....

Oh, no. Unpasteurised sake MUST be kept chilled. Interestingly some sake producers also insist that pasteurised ones are stored refrigerated, but I don’t think it matters (for periods up to a year)....
Jan 29, 19, 5:46 pm
Replies: 678
Views: 91,081
Posted By flying_pig

Likely iO... EK does it very well; the priority...

Likely iO... EK does it very well; the priority disembarkation seems to be standard procedure.
Jan 6, 19, 5:26 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 3,724
Posted By flying_pig

I am in the CCR usually once a week; sometimes...

I am in the CCR usually once a week; sometimes more. My hours change as I don't have a regular flying pattern, but I have never - ever - had an issue finding a seat (even without considering the...
Nov 17, 18, 11:31 am
Replies: 80
Views: 5,559
Posted By flying_pig

If I need to sleep on short haul, I always...

If I need to sleep on short haul, I always recline as I find it more comfortable for a nap. I do not ask: as others have said, it's a feature of the seat. However, I am careful to do it very slowly,...
Oct 29, 18, 12:07 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 3,506
Posted By flying_pig

There is a sign on the piano inviting guests to...

There is a sign on the piano inviting guests to play it, and headphones are usually disconnected.
Oct 13, 18, 4:56 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,685
Posted By flying_pig

As flatlanders pointed out, MXP has capacity to...

As flatlanders pointed out, MXP has capacity to accommodate almost all LIN flights. Let's remember that MXP was built to be a second AZ hub (and it was somehow a hub for a while), but when the...
Replies: 196
Views: 18,585
Posted By flying_pig

I am not an expert of the nuances of M&M, but is...

I am not an expert of the nuances of M&M, but is this really going to move the dial for passengers choosing to attain or renew their HON membership? I tend to think that, for a good portion of top...
Replies: 196
Views: 18,585
Posted By flying_pig

As a datapoint, I had no issues accessing the FCL...

As a datapoint, I had no issues accessing the FCL in FRA (Concourse B) with a Centurion card. The staff always seemed well aware that access is allowed. Also, since other posters asked some time ago,...
Oct 7, 18, 3:48 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 4,056
Posted By flying_pig

The queues for the first check were unusually...

The queues for the first check were unusually horrendous 4 weeks ago at around 11pm, but nothing to do obviously with BA’s morning departure time. If you find yourself with time to spare and you are...
Oct 3, 18, 7:47 am
Replies: 711
Views: 45,601
Posted By flying_pig

I wanted to report back on this. First of all,...

I wanted to report back on this. First of all, many thanks to skywardhunter who was helping me brainstorming possible reasons for the problem. In short:

Weirdly, nobody at EK was able to figure...
Oct 3, 18, 4:01 am
Replies: 36
Views: 4,359
Posted By flying_pig

As others have already mentioned, it is indeed...

As others have already mentioned, it is indeed possible to order an omelette in the CCR and it's cooked to order (with a choice of fillings / add-ons). The oil they use to fry them tends to be a bit...
Sep 29, 18, 4:51 pm
Replies: 62
Views: 5,077
Posted By flying_pig

Not necessarily. Some friends and colleagues who...

Not necessarily. Some friends and colleagues who fly EK in F frequently still prefer to be in row 1 on the A380. They say it’s the sense of privacy of being in the first row of the cabin without...
Sep 28, 18, 3:39 am
Replies: 1,446
Views: 235,898
Posted By flying_pig

Over the summer (late July or early August I...

Over the summer (late July or early August I believe) EK terminated the agreement with their prior CD provider in Italy. They now have a partnership with Blacklane Corporate. Notifications are pretty...
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