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Feb 16, 17, 3:38 pm
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Views: 935
Posted By Alan Smith

That is exactly what I wanted. Thank you.

That is exactly what I wanted. Thank you.
Feb 16, 17, 3:29 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 935
Posted By Alan Smith

BA and Ocado

When I flew BA earlier this month, there was an Ocado SmartPass voucher in the in flight magazine. I meant to take a picture of the voucher code so I could use it, But forgot.

Don't suppose anyone...
Sep 12, 16, 3:08 am
Replies: 177
Views: 35,346
Posted By Alan Smith

Years ago when all Belfast flights had their own...

Years ago when all Belfast flights had their own section at T1 I was flying that route a lot. Except one week when I was going to Paris, I got all the way through to the Belfast area and sat down,...
Mar 11, 16, 12:15 pm
Replies: 157
Views: 51,764
Posted By Alan Smith

Sounds suspiciously similar to a big blue...

Sounds suspiciously similar to a big blue employer I once had.
Feb 4, 16, 8:59 am
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By Alan Smith

Yes, you'll have to collect your bags. I'd...

Yes, you'll have to collect your bags.

I'd just stay at the Sofitel at T5, it's right there and using it will keep stress as low as possible, especially with that 0845 departure!
Jan 29, 16, 4:22 am
Replies: 59
Views: 5,198
Posted By Alan Smith

I guess the next burning question is, do those of...

I guess the next burning question is, do those of us who are lucky to be in F get our own oxygen supply or do have to *shudder* share with the rest of the plane? (j/k of course)
Jan 4, 16, 4:22 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,463
Posted By Alan Smith

Did this in March this year. We had a 777-200, 3...

Did this in March this year. We had a 777-200, 3 class and the Rockwell Collins IFE. I understand that's typical.
Jan 3, 16, 11:41 am
Replies: 3
Views: 977
Posted By Alan Smith

Holiday to Iceland and Seattle

Hi All,
First off - hope you all had a good holiday season and may your delays in 2016 be small, and your holding patterns non existent...

My partner and I have got kinda use to the comforts in J...
Dec 12, 15, 8:45 am
Replies: 139
Views: 12,368
Posted By Alan Smith

Mine doesn't come close, but here we go: ...

Mine doesn't come close, but here we go:

Airports: LHR, LGW, SNN, LCY, NRT, MCO, JFK, BHD, GVA (still to come this year: YYC, YYZ)

Y:5 J:7 F:2

NRT and YYC/YYZ paid via AMEX 2 for 1 and...
Nov 15, 15, 4:27 am
Replies: 15
Views: 2,176
Posted By Alan Smith

Make sure you're happy with what using Hola means...

Make sure you're happy with what using Hola means for your own internet connection.

Hola sell your bandwidth and use your PC as an "exit node" for their Luminati (https://luminati.io/) product. Be...
Sep 12, 15, 10:02 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,010
Posted By Alan Smith

I hate BA breakfast on the plane. I should have...

I hate BA breakfast on the plane. I should have been more specific. I really can't do a cooked breakfast of any sort (except eggs, scrambled/boiled).

Croissants etc. are OK, but I've never had...
Sep 12, 15, 9:15 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,010
Posted By Alan Smith

Thank you! Flying out on BA5 tomorrow.

Thank you! Flying out on BA5 tomorrow.
Sep 12, 15, 9:03 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,010
Posted By Alan Smith

Porridge in First.

I hate BA breakfast, and have a rather delicate digestion... Would it be reasonable to take my own porridge pot which just needs hot water and then ask a member of the crew to add hot water for me?
Sep 11, 15, 4:12 am
Replies: 48
Views: 6,893
Posted By Alan Smith

Lots of great advise, thank you all! On BA5 in F...

Lots of great advise, thank you all! On BA5 in F on Sunday - pretty excited :-)
Aug 27, 15, 1:17 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,022
Posted By Alan Smith

It's available only on BA metal. But can be flaky.

It's available only on BA metal. But can be flaky.
Jul 11, 15, 5:06 am
Replies: 925
Views: 332,097
Posted By Alan Smith

First time in Tokyo - Booking the MO

My partner and I are flying off to Tokyo in September (courtesy of a BOGOF from British Airways)

We know we want to stay at the Mandarin Oriental, but I'm trying to work out the best way to book...
Dec 30, 14, 6:25 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 4,572
Posted By Alan Smith

Got 2x LCY->JFK->MCO->LGW (BA1 & CW) for...

Got 2x LCY->JFK->MCO->LGW (BA1 & CW) for 3.6k.
Aug 6, 14, 4:24 am
Replies: 27
Views: 2,326
Posted By Alan Smith

Makes me more likely to use LCY. One change...

Makes me more likely to use LCY.

One change to LCY, one to LHR, Zero to Stansted and Zero to Gatwick. Easy choice really.
Jun 30, 14, 5:55 am
Replies: 45
Views: 7,135
Posted By Alan Smith

Travelling to BOS for a honeymoon in November...

Travelling to BOS for a honeymoon in November (UUA to F) we'd given up UD seats for F. I asked for club kitchen and if I could sneak a look on the UD.

Reply was a very swift of course sir you can...
Jun 16, 14, 6:37 am
Replies: 58
Views: 7,511
Posted By Alan Smith

I thought the issue with SFO and the A380 is the...

I thought the issue with SFO and the A380 is the gate which the business lounge is attached to (and allows direct boarding) can't fit an A380.
Jun 10, 14, 2:21 am
Replies: 39
Views: 5,228
Posted By Alan Smith

From what you've said the first transaction...

From what you've said the first transaction shouldn't have been processed. I would guess someone at BA manually pushed it through especially if you were directed to verified by Visa/MasterCard Secure...
Jun 9, 14, 4:23 pm
Replies: 961
Views: 203,856
Posted By Alan Smith

Yes. Having just started my flying 'career' and...

Yes. Having just started my flying 'career' and got silver in a few months, that whole thing has me rethinking this. BS, and completely the wrong thing to be focusing on.
Jun 9, 14, 4:20 pm
Replies: 961
Views: 203,856
Posted By Alan Smith

'Premium language' what complete and utter...

'Premium language' what complete and utter .........
Apr 14, 14, 2:57 am
Replies: 54
Views: 10,634
Posted By Alan Smith

I couldn't eat the F Breakfast in BOS. Cheap...

I couldn't eat the F Breakfast in BOS. Cheap American fry up made my stomach turn at that time in the morning.

I didn't find the breakfast on the plane any more palatable. All I was after was a...
Apr 14, 14, 2:52 am
Replies: 924
Views: 232,642
Posted By Alan Smith

They were both from W to J. Both in March 2014...

They were both from W to J. Both in March 2014 too.
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