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Jan 19, 21, 9:06 am
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Posted By Jordan D

Entirely separate to my late summer plans in Asia...

Entirely separate to my late summer plans in Asia (upthread), my LHR-RAK-LHR return trip at the end of Feb have now fallen to the Covid cancellations. These were booked on 30-Sep in the BA summer...
Jan 18, 21, 4:33 pm
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Posted By Jordan D

Thanks for that confirmation - it is a cash...

Thanks for that confirmation - it is a cash booking, so good to know that QR is in play, even if not optimum. It's the least worst alternate - would take a Q Suite even if only on the LHR-DOH leg if...
Jan 18, 21, 3:11 am
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Posted By Jordan D

I have a LHR-ICN//HND-LHR journey booked for...

I have a LHR-ICN//HND-LHR journey booked for July/August this year. The outbound has been cancelled, the inbound annoyingly switched from A35K to B789, so Club Suite has gone.

With regards the...
Mar 4, 20, 7:20 am
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Views: 20,262
Posted By Jordan D

This is cost cutting being dressed up as...

This is cost cutting being dressed up as eco-conscious behaviour.
Feb 27, 20, 3:53 am
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Posted By Jordan D

Mini-review from stay this month (Feb 2020): ...

Mini-review from stay this month (Feb 2020):

Booked a Wonderful room, got upgraded (without SNA use) to a W Suite as an Ambassador member
Had reached out to the hotel in advance to arrange a...
Feb 26, 20, 5:31 am
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Views: 1,352
Posted By Jordan D

Mini-review from stay this month (Feb 2020): ...

Mini-review from stay this month (Feb 2020):


Booked a Deluxe Room, got upgraded (without SNA use) to a St Regis Suite as an Ambassador member (‘thank you for your loyalty’)
I had looked at...
Jan 14, 20, 5:36 am
Replies: 46
Views: 14,551
Posted By Jordan D

Global Entry is great - when they approve you for...

Global Entry is great - when they approve you for it. My papers have been in since last August, and I'm still waiting for the approval, before I can go for the face to face interview ….
Nov 15, 19, 7:35 am
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Views: 590,267
Posted By Jordan D

The yellow square is called Dhokla. The...

The yellow square is called Dhokla.

The 'onion rings' are called Medu Vada. (contains no onion)

Both are served at breakfast in India, and often with a curry called Sambar.
Nov 14, 19, 7:55 am
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Posted By Jordan D

For reference, exactly the same menu on my Band 3...

For reference, exactly the same menu on my Band 3 ARN-LHR earlier this week. So thankful I ordered a special meal, as that fish dish has appeared an awful lot on my flights.

I went Kosher and was...
Nov 5, 19, 10:54 am
Replies: 321
Views: 87,920
Posted By Jordan D

Ah. I did indeed think it looked a little like a...

Ah. I did indeed think it looked a little like a tiramisu, and was hoping for that. The base was a bit hard, when trying to get a spoonful, but that was the first sign. And yes, I could see lots of...
Nov 5, 19, 3:31 am
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Views: 2,240
Posted By Jordan D

From memory the A380 only operates the summer...

From memory the A380 only operates the summer season into BOS (forgive me if I'm wrong on this) - I believe it is due to a deicing equipment issue come winter...
Nov 5, 19, 3:22 am
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Views: 87,920
Posted By Jordan D

These were the two options on the LCY-ZRH...

These were the two options on the LCY-ZRH yesterday. The chicken dish was excellent, full of flavour and would recommend. The dessert (some kind of lemon tart) was just a bit too sharp, for my liking.
Nov 5, 19, 3:19 am
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Posted By Jordan D

Ying: hopeful of a LHR-BOS upgrade the other...

Ying: hopeful of a LHR-BOS upgrade the other week. Got to check in, and asked to move seat in the 777-200 CW cabin, but was full. Apparently 5 oversold in J, but 7 seats available in F. Alas, I...
Oct 29, 19, 6:09 pm
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Views: 281,060
Posted By Jordan D

Which probably explains why the BOS crew I had...

Which probably explains why the BOS crew I had last week were MF: they do a double night stop, operating the last LHR-BOS, arriving late, having a clear day, then operating the day time BOS-LHR back....
Oct 29, 19, 5:14 am
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

This is what I don't get with BA - leaving a...

This is what I don't get with BA - leaving a couple of days of no advisory in place:
- update 2 allowed for rebooking for original travel to Fri 25 Oct
- update 3 was issued on Mon 28 Oct, for...
Oct 29, 19, 5:05 am
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Posted By Jordan D

Didn't realise BOS was (last week - don't know if...

Didn't realise BOS was (last week - don't know if it has changed for the winter timetable) a mixed route with some operations being MF and some WW.

Had a wonderful MF crew on the way out, who were...
Oct 25, 19, 2:47 am
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

Because some people like a good ending, wanted to...

Because some people like a good ending, wanted to say a well done to H and K [am not giving their full names] who went out of their way to resolve. They saw the idiocy of the situation with BA...
Oct 24, 19, 7:07 am
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

Booked on BA a QR flight DOH-BEY connecting to my...

Booked on BA a QR flight DOH-BEY connecting to my BA ticketed, coded and operated LHR-DOH flight. (I'd have rather gone LHR-BEY direct, but they don't operate on Fridays BEY-LHR in the winter...
Oct 23, 19, 12:06 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

Not much use as my QR flight is early hours 26...

Not much use as my QR flight is early hours 26 Oct. Still doesn't also resolve the fact that QR (who BA have booked me on) are offering refunds, and having spoken to them, they say it is eligible for...
Oct 23, 19, 9:59 am
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

So BA book me on QR, and then can choose to...

So BA book me on QR, and then can choose to completely ignore the waiver that QR are issuing for the flight, despite QR saying that yes, I am eligible for a refund?

And all the while, BA are...
Oct 23, 19, 9:18 am
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

Well, BA are being difficult. For starters,...

Well, BA are being difficult.

For starters, BA policy on Beirut is only for 21 & 22 Oct. This is despite them still taking the plane & crew out of the country each night.

Second, QR are saying...
Oct 21, 19, 1:15 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

Noted. It's BA Prime & operated LHR-DOH,...

Noted. It's BA Prime & operated LHR-DOH, connecting to QR prime DOH-BEY. I don't believe BA codeshare that route, but if they do, wasn't offered to book under a BA code.

Part of the reason that...
Oct 21, 19, 1:01 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 22,564
Posted By Jordan D

Is this for LHR-BEY or for 125 stock tickets? I'm...

Is this for LHR-BEY or for 125 stock tickets? I'm flying LHR-DOH-BEY on Friday night on ticket issued by BA for the whole journey, so whilst the rebooking doesn't cover that far out as yet, just want...
Oct 2, 19, 8:48 am
Replies: 75
Views: 28,421
Posted By Jordan D

Changing the menu once per four months is so...

Changing the menu once per four months is so utterly lazy, it beggars belief. As others have said, more choice and frequency in menu changes with the likes of easyJet.
Aug 14, 19, 6:01 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 8,663
Posted By Jordan D

Due to the location, weekends tend to be very...

Due to the location, weekends tend to be very good for upgrades. First time I stayed there (back in 2015), was just after I got married and as a Gold we got upgraded to the Penthouse Suite. Helps...
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