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Jul 7, 19, 3:45 pm
Replies: 450
Views: 55,323
Posted By Marcusm

Just canít agree; even if the MAX never returns...

Just canít agree; even if the MAX never returns to service, Boeing will owe IAG for the vote of confidence, expressed at the Paris air show, ie Airbusís home turf. While Airbus might not be jumping...
Jun 24, 19, 5:39 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 2,235
Posted By Marcusm

There was no mayo in the original coronation...

There was no mayo in the original coronation chicken; the curry cream sauce had lots of ingredients including cream but no mayo!
Jun 18, 19, 2:19 pm
Replies: 450
Views: 55,323
Posted By Marcusm

And this is the point; IAG takes advantage of...

And this is the point; IAG takes advantage of Boeingís need to get a statement of faith in the MAX programme. If the issues are unresolved, IAG will simply never firm the order nor take delivery. ...
Sep 19, 18, 2:24 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,673
Posted By Marcusm

Marie, for a couple the a/B or J/K seats are...

Marie,

for a couple the a/B or J/K seats are generally preferable unless you want to ignore each other. The love seats in the middle are best left to children or enjoyed when the one next to you...
Aug 22, 17, 4:39 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,022
Posted By Marcusm

Neither is Ireland in the Shengan Area but...

Neither is Ireland in the Shengan Area but Ireland and the UK are in the Shenanigan's Area which permits nationals to travel free of immigration control (although not fully respected by INIS staff). ...
Feb 12, 17, 12:21 am
Replies: 67
Views: 10,211
Posted By Marcusm

People, get this right. The antecedent...

People, get this right. The antecedent transatlantic stop off point (Foynes) was in Limerick, Shannon is in Clare. Time to take advantage of Mr Trump's hospitality in Doonbeg rather than grim...
Jan 23, 17, 4:29 am
Replies: 87
Views: 10,449
Posted By Marcusm

BA831 ex DUB scheduled for 07:10 did not depart...

BA831 ex DUB scheduled for 07:10 did not depart until 9:07am. The captain stated that the delay arose not because of fog but because of a delay in boarding the plane (which had overnighted at DUB). ...
Dec 20, 16, 10:48 am
Replies: 34
Views: 4,500
Posted By Marcusm

Loath as I am to contradict the estimable CWS,...

Loath as I am to contradict the estimable CWS, Ranelagh is definitely not the diplomatic quartet of Dublin in either sense of that word, thankfully. That would be Ballsbridge.
Nov 14, 16, 10:39 am
Replies: 31
Views: 6,089
Posted By Marcusm

Why do you think that the UK's licensing laws...

Why do you think that the UK's licensing laws don't apply airside?
Nov 8, 16, 10:45 am
Replies: 34
Views: 6,783
Posted By Marcusm

A large bag of mixed nuts? Clearly she was not...

A large bag of mixed nuts? Clearly she was not flying on BA which provides only extremely small bags of nuts.��
Nov 4, 16, 5:28 am
Replies: 833
Views: 316,163
Posted By Marcusm

You need to reread the slide; with the exception...

You need to reread the slide; with the exception of the last (presumably non reclining) row, the pitch is stated at 31".
Oct 12, 16, 2:09 pm
Replies: 116
Views: 30,874
Posted By Marcusm

Does it offer you the option to have DUB -LHR on...

Does it offer you the option to have DUB -LHR on BA metal? If so then I would expect these to book into Club Europe which is J albeit only middle seat and better F&B.
Oct 9, 16, 5:06 am
Replies: 17
Views: 5,023
Posted By Marcusm

Have usually travelled HBO but have used in town...

Have usually travelled HBO but have used in town check in maybe 10-15 times in the morning. No issues ever arise.
Sep 30, 16, 12:10 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 2,856
Posted By Marcusm

AA has a significant network out of ORD (and JFK...

AA has a significant network out of ORD (and JFK for that matter). It is tiny at BOS. EI's current codeshare partner ex JFK is JetBlue and I see that being changed to AA and I think it's a no...
Sep 30, 16, 12:06 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 4,502
Posted By Marcusm

Can't see that as being of any consequence in...

Can't see that as being of any consequence in planning BA flights to California.
Sep 30, 16, 4:22 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,856
Posted By Marcusm

I wasn't the OP if that confuses. My point is...

I wasn't the OP if that confuses. My point is different; EI flies direct to ORD and feeds to UA there currently. That is not protected under the commitments which requires EI/IAG to support the UA...
Sep 29, 16, 11:26 am
Replies: 13
Views: 2,856
Posted By Marcusm

Correct me if I am wrong but that just commits EI...

Correct me if I am wrong but that just commits EI to accept and deliver feed for its short haul routes in Ireland and the U.K. Onward transfers in the US, such as with UA at ORD and JetBlue at JFK...
Sep 28, 16, 8:18 am
Replies: 61
Views: 9,707
Posted By Marcusm

As I understand it, MCE was a nice bit of...

As I understand it, MCE was a nice bit of additional legroom for status and full fare Y passengers. AA is now rolling out a full Premium Economy product sitting between MC/MCE and J.
Sep 21, 16, 4:25 am
Replies: 93
Views: 27,389
Posted By Marcusm

I travelled in August on AA; BA/IB pax were...

I travelled in August on AA; BA/IB pax were certainly being directed to the Plaza Premium lounge which looked exceptionally nice compared to the old railway waiting room style lounge. I used the...
Sep 7, 16, 3:56 am
Replies: 36
Views: 5,335
Posted By Marcusm

It's all irrelevant as everyone on a plane...

It's all irrelevant as everyone on a plane to/from Brazil gets precisely the same baggage allowance due to Brazilian laws. If you look up BA page on baggage allowance, you will see the asterisk and...
Aug 23, 16, 8:09 pm
Replies: 81
Views: 10,384
Posted By Marcusm

My first flight was on an MD-80 operated by Air...

My first flight was on an MD-80 operated by Air Liberte Tunisie, down the back with all the noise and smokers. 738 is a much better place to be.
Aug 23, 16, 7:09 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,394
Posted By Marcusm

I suspect they want to avoid the operational and...

I suspect they want to avoid the operational and HSE complexity of crossing tracks.
Aug 23, 16, 7:08 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 754
Posted By Marcusm

I used it recently when flying AA J to PHL. They...

I used it recently when flying AA J to PHL. They had a list of non J passengers. Given that their own Sapphire don't get Admirals access, maybe you will. It's run by DAA staff who are used to...
Aug 23, 16, 7:05 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 4,330
Posted By Marcusm

I got the one with £100 off WTP. Last time I...

I got the one with £100 off WTP. Last time I booked WTP was 2010, UuA then they put me in First. Not sure I can book WTP as I'm now one of the few legitimate ex-DUB although even when in London, AA...
Aug 23, 16, 12:02 pm
Replies: 239
Views: 43,322
Posted By Marcusm

This is the bit I don't get; I'm 6'5" and grossly...

This is the bit I don't get; I'm 6'5" and grossly overweight with very long thighbones meaning I really appreciate legroom more than space but in WTP I would not have an issue space wise with someone...
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