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Feb 17, 17, 4:17 pm
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Posted By EIPremier

I remember getting these flying ORD-West Coast...

I remember getting these flying ORD-West Coast during the 2003-4 period.
Jan 26, 17, 6:18 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 8,187
Posted By EIPremier

I hate to be pedantic, but the first AS transcon...

I hate to be pedantic, but the first AS transcon out of Seattle was SEA-DCA, which started a few days before 9/11, and then was suspended. The next month, they resumed service (first SEA-IAD, and...
Jan 21, 17, 1:29 pm
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Views: 3,865
Posted By EIPremier

Oh, is this a new Ireland/Oregon hybrid whiskey? ...

Oh, is this a new Ireland/Oregon hybrid whiskey? :p
Dec 28, 16, 11:44 am
Replies: 107
Views: 18,904
Posted By EIPremier

I've always liked flying on the Q400, at least...

I've always liked flying on the Q400, at least for short distances. Just avoid sitting near the wing if you don't want your view blocked by the prop (and also the noise). The noise and vibration...
Nov 12, 16, 3:24 am
Replies: 1,316
Views: 205,825
Posted By EIPremier

Aside from peanuts, the snacks they do serve on...

Aside from peanuts, the snacks they do serve on longer flights (pretzels, wheat thins, cookies) definitely qualify as carb and starch-heavy. ;)
Nov 1, 16, 1:53 pm
Replies: 1,316
Views: 205,825
Posted By EIPremier

Yeah, I remember from my AS flights in the late...

Yeah, I remember from my AS flights in the late 80s/early 90s that the drinks always came with Blue Diamond almonds, even in coach.
Nov 1, 16, 1:18 am
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Views: 205,825
Posted By EIPremier

I flew AS between SFO/SJC and SEA quite...

I flew AS between SFO/SJC and SEA quite frequently in the late 80s and 90s. First time I flew AS in First was SJC-SEA in Dec 1991 on a 727-200. It was a lunch flight and I remember being served a...
Sep 27, 16, 8:53 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 3,784
Posted By EIPremier

Years ago, I remember people used to joke about...

Years ago, I remember people used to joke about the AS Eskimo being modeled after Che Guevara. I guess then it is fitting that "Che" will finally touch down on Cuban soil (even though Che wasn't...
Aug 14, 16, 12:50 am
Replies: 13
Views: 6,837
Posted By EIPremier

I've seen tailstands in place on both AS 739s and...

I've seen tailstands in place on both AS 739s and DL 739s parked at the gate. Seems commonplace.
Aug 9, 16, 1:27 pm
Replies: 76
Views: 8,847
Posted By EIPremier

I flew NW DTW-FLL about ten years ago and there...

I flew NW DTW-FLL about ten years ago and there was a group of college kids on winter break. This was back when you still paid cash for on board purchases. They kept buying drinks and tipping the...
Apr 7, 16, 3:09 am
Replies: 140
Views: 18,327
Posted By EIPremier

F has a full breakfast tray (entrée, fruit and...

F has a full breakfast tray (entrée, fruit and pastry) and dinner (entrée, roll, salad, cookie) on this route. The cookie only service occur on late evening flights (Its either after 8:30 or 9...
Apr 5, 16, 12:29 pm
Replies: 1,618
Views: 150,497
Posted By EIPremier

Reminds me a bit of the Jet America acquisition. ...

Reminds me a bit of the Jet America acquisition. AS gained California presence and MD80s (which added fleet complexity), but after a few years, all that was left were the MD-80s and the Jet A crews...
Mar 25, 16, 9:59 pm
Replies: 62
Views: 11,696
Posted By EIPremier

Flying PDX-SJC, there was a mother with her two...

Flying PDX-SJC, there was a mother with her two month old baby across the aisle. An older female F/A stopped and chatted with them for probably about 35 minutes during the flight about babies,...
Mar 20, 16, 10:06 am
Replies: 1,316
Views: 205,825
Posted By EIPremier

AS 407 sjc-pdx 3-19-16 ...

AS 407 sjc-pdx 3-19-16
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Mar 16, 16, 2:41 am
Replies: 18
Views: 7,005
Posted By EIPremier

Thanks for the report! Meal on the return flight...

Thanks for the report! Meal on the return flight doesn't look bad.

Interesting how at the DEN airport they put the "Blah Airlines" poster up next to the F9 check-in counter. :D
Mar 8, 16, 11:19 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,478
Posted By EIPremier

Wow, I'm very surprised that there will be...

Wow, I'm very surprised that there will be mainline service out of STS!

According to the North Bay Business Journal, Allegiant will fly MD-80s out of STS. The lengthened runway at STS is now...
Mar 7, 16, 5:41 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 5,416
Posted By EIPremier

Usually this only occurs when flying on Airbus...

Usually this only occurs when flying on Airbus aircraft. ;)
Feb 17, 16, 1:50 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 9,958
Posted By EIPremier

I emailed AS requesting SAN-SJC service for...

I emailed AS requesting SAN-SJC service for years, and of course, they finally add it three years after I moved away from SAN and no longer have reason to fly there much. I at least got to use the...
Jan 28, 16, 1:59 pm
Replies: 243
Views: 32,004
Posted By EIPremier

I like the colors and the new tail design, but...

I like the colors and the new tail design, but not particularly the new word mark. I don't really see why the needed to "refresh" the work mark again after the "minor refresh" that occurred only a...
Aug 15, 15, 4:42 pm
Replies: 759
Views: 88,413
Posted By EIPremier

7/24/15 sfo-sea 6:45 am hot porridge along with...

7/24/15 sfo-sea 6:45 am
hot porridge along with a bowl of fresh fruit...
Aug 4, 15, 9:35 pm
Replies: 150
Views: 16,581
Posted By EIPremier

Yes I checked a bag, sorry if that wasn't clear...

Yes I checked a bag, sorry if that wasn't clear from my post. All I was saying is that they had to re-tag my bag at check-in since my original flight cxld.

EDIT: The bonus miles just posted, so...
Aug 4, 15, 4:39 pm
Replies: 150
Views: 16,581
Posted By EIPremier

I did self-tag flying out of BOI, but when I got...

I did self-tag flying out of BOI, but when I got to the airport, my original flight had cxld. A very helpful agent at BOI had called me repeatedly during the afternoon and left voicemails to ask if...
Aug 2, 15, 1:55 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 4,859
Posted By EIPremier

When I was at baggage claim at Sjc last night,...

When I was at baggage claim at Sjc last night, they indicated "first bag delivered" and "last bag delivered" on the screen. So they definitely track whether all the bags make it to the carrousel in...
Aug 2, 15, 1:49 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 2,338
Posted By EIPremier

Row 6 definitely has more legroom. I find the...

Row 6 definitely has more legroom. I find the legroom in F to be barely any better than the normal Y seats. However, on a transcon, the free alcohol, tablet and meal service in F are nice.
Jul 25, 15, 11:54 am
Replies: 192
Views: 126,203
Posted By EIPremier

AS 313 SFO-SEA 6:45 am Hot porridge (steel...

AS 313 SFO-SEA 6:45 am

Hot porridge (steel cut oats, golden raisins, cherries, almond slivers), served with fresh fruit bowl (honeydew, apples, grapes, strawberry).

Very nice for a 90 min...
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