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Jul 25, 19, 9:59 am
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Posted By mrcimino1

Bread and Dinner Rolls

Delta just can't seem to figure it out. If you screw up the bread, you've screwed up the entire meal! They treat the bread as an afterthought. There is nothing worse than a cold, hard, and dry dinner...
Mar 31, 19, 2:58 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Actually the entire meal appears to have quite...

Actually the entire meal appears to have quite large portions! On my last D1 flight where I had pre-ordered the salmon, when the purser came aruund and confirmed my order, I mentioned that because I...
Jan 1, 19, 11:34 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

DL739, SJD-SLC, 12/30/18 at 3:25 PM

This was advertised as a "Lunch" flight. PDB's: NO. Plane arrived a few minutes late and they wanted to "get out on time." IMO, there was plenty of time to serve a few drinks to those who might want...
Dec 1, 18, 10:32 am
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Posted By mrcimino1

Dtw-lax dl 2698

Sorry, I typed this up a month ago and never posted it. Just found it again today:

Oct. 2018 DL2698 DTW-LAX 10:00AM Lunch
FEBO--yes
PDB--Yes
Choice of Meatballs and Rice or some sort of salad....
Sep 29, 18, 3:38 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Those are all typical D1 offerings. I can't say...

Those are all typical D1 offerings. I can't say from experience, but several others have posted their approval of the Short Ribs. You have the usual beef, chicken, seafood and vegetarian pasta, and I...
Sep 29, 18, 11:23 am
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Posted By mrcimino1

Sept. 2018 DL1427 ATL-LAX 11:20 AM Lunch ...

Sept. 2018 DL1427 ATL-LAX 11:20 AM Lunch
PDB-Yes
FEBO-Yes
Only cold meals offered! Choice of grilled chicken with faro salad (pictured above by another poster) or corned beef sandwich on...
Sep 23, 18, 1:07 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Feb. 26 OMA-ATL-MUC March 6 MUC-ATL-OMA All 4...

Feb. 26 OMA-ATL-MUC
March 6 MUC-ATL-OMA
All 4 flights cleared at time of ticketing. Purchased published V fare for $552.11, published Z fare on the same flights is $5555.41 !!
Sep 21, 18, 7:27 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

There are still some of us around

Back in the late 80's, at one of the many times when NWA found themselves on the brink of running out of cash, I received a special offer from Diner's Club. Buy a Lifetime World Club membership and...
Apr 8, 18, 2:30 am
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Posted By mrcimino1

That's a pretty meager breakfast IMO. A turkey...

That's a pretty meager breakfast IMO. A turkey and cheese omelet with a side of potatoes, the bowl of fruit, a cup of yogurt, and a WARM croissant on the side with butter and jam would have been more...
Mar 31, 18, 4:04 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

On many narrow body aircraft like 757's and...

On many narrow body aircraft like 757's and A-320's, Delta has removed one of the 2 ovens.. This enhancement was supposed to save on fuel because of the reduced weight, but now FA's have to decide to...
Mar 11, 18, 10:12 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Your son should be safely in Italy/Croatia by...

Your son should be safely in Italy/Croatia by now. If the BP's said "DOCS OK" he should have had no issues in SEA and CDG. Even though someone else arranged the hotel rooms in Croatia, next time it...
Mar 11, 18, 9:22 am
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Posted By mrcimino1

"Over zealous agent"?? Hardly! They can't...

"Over zealous agent"?? Hardly! They can't possibly know all the visa requirements for hundreds of countries. Delta's programming alerted the agent at check-in to verify a Schengen Visa because of the...
Jan 26, 18, 10:12 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

DL712, 16JAN18, CUN-DTW FEBO: Yes, but it was...

DL712, 16JAN18, CUN-DTW
FEBO: Yes, but it was an even numbered flight so who knows for sure.
PDB: Yes, almost. Only non-alcoholic beverages offered because DL was too cheap to cater anything but...
Jan 10, 18, 5:57 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

DL 713, Jan. 9th, DTW to Cancun PDB: Yes ...

DL 713, Jan. 9th, DTW to Cancun
PDB: Yes
FEBO: No, but it didn't matter. Only 6 pax in First, 14 empty seats! 20 Meals were catered, FA's and pilots ate well that day.
Slimmed down Snack Basket...
Dec 31, 17, 10:34 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Yeah, whatever the bulkhead row is on the sides...

Yeah, whatever the bulkhead row is on the sides of the A-330. It has lots more leg-room compared to any other seats in D1 on that plane.
Dec 31, 17, 10:28 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Nov. 2017 ATL to DUS/FRA/MUC/STR (Linton Hopkins...

Nov. 2017 ATL to DUS/FRA/MUC/STR (Linton Hopkins Fall Menu)
STARTERS: Cream of Cauliflower Soup, corned duck with celery root remoulade, horseradish pickle and olive oil focaccia, salad with tomato,...
Dec 31, 17, 9:22 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Those "un-frosted pop tart things" are your bread...

Those "un-frosted pop tart things" are your bread with this breakfast meal. If you want to put butter and jam on them, go for it. Just don't eat it with the eggs at the same time! :D
I have to admit...
Dec 31, 17, 9:00 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

I believe the general consensus is that Row 1 on...

I believe the general consensus is that Row 1 on the A-330, either side, has somewhat more leg room than any of the other rows. I tried it myself and I am a believer! I generally try for 1-J anytime...
Dec 12, 17, 9:07 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

No, that is not even close! The first issue is...

No, that is not even close! The first issue is that it was plated wrong. It should be Roasted Cod served on top of Corn Chowder and the fish is topped with "Tomato Jam", which seems to be a fancy...
Aug 24, 17, 9:40 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Now you guys are getting me to feel nostalgic! I...

Now you guys are getting me to feel nostalgic! I remember actually looking forward to the turkey/lettuce/tomato wrap that NW used to serve along with a jicama/orange salad on the side. This was a...
May 3, 17, 10:47 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

For next time.... When she asked you to get up...

For next time....
When she asked you to get up and let her sit in 7-A, and you indicated here that you knew 7-A was unassigned, you should have right then and there said to her to produce her...
May 3, 17, 10:35 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

Very Disappointed

I missed the earlier similar promotions. Wasn't flying on the included dates, and had no intention of scheduling a trip just to get "upgraded alcohol". However, I got excited on Monday when an email...
Dec 29, 16, 2:13 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

A couple of years ago I was offered an upgrade at...

A couple of years ago I was offered an upgrade at check-in for MSP-LHR. They wanted $500 or 70,000 miles. I opted to use the miles since I had an abundance of them at the time. It seemed like a good...
Jun 8, 16, 11:33 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 2,984
Posted By mrcimino1

This issue all depends on the TA that you are...

This issue all depends on the TA that you are using. An OTA is worthless because you then have to pay Delta the $50 fee to deal with an "external" booking. A really good TA (live person who talks to...
Apr 8, 16, 10:25 pm
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Posted By mrcimino1

So are you one of those folks who can sell ice to...

So are you one of those folks who can sell ice to an Eskimo, as long as he chooses NOT to "see the details"? Is there an issue of ETHICS here?
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