Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: thebilly_b
Showing results 1 to 25 of 67
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Nov 19, 19, 6:06 am
Replies: 689
Views: 433,152
Posted By thebilly_b

Chase and Status on Friday evening's BA858 to PRG...

Chase and Status on Friday evening's BA858 to PRG in CE. On stage at 3AM before taking the first flight back to LHR in the morning...
Nov 19, 19, 6:04 am
Replies: 2
Views: 653
Posted By thebilly_b

Sadly not - SYD has no arrival facilities for...

Sadly not - SYD has no arrival facilities for passengers regardless of class of travel or status. The nearby Rydges hotel (just out the front of the International Terminal) does do day rooms at a...
Aug 6, 19, 12:57 am
Replies: 44
Views: 7,793
Posted By thebilly_b

Although Heathrow Tower is much more of an...

Although Heathrow Tower is much more of an authority on this than I am, you may also find this...
May 24, 19, 7:32 am
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By thebilly_b

QR MCT-DOH Check In Open Time

I had a few questions I was hoping this board could help me with...

In about 2 weeks I am flying on QR 1149 from MCT to DOH in Y, connecting onto BA122 in F later (all on one ticket, long story)....
May 8, 19, 11:54 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 628
Posted By thebilly_b

BA16, different seats, different legs

I'm flying on BA16 shortly from SYD to LHR. The seat I would like looks like it's available (judging by Expertflyer) from SYD to SIN but not from SIN to LHR. Obviously online I cannot choose a...
Apr 13, 19, 4:31 am
Replies: 35
Views: 14,116
Posted By thebilly_b

Well, exciting day at LAS yesterday. BA2276...

Well, exciting day at LAS yesterday.

BA2276 held short of the runway 8L for 15 mins while a light aircraft made a (safe) emergency landing on runway 8R with a complete engine failure.

Then, as...
Apr 11, 19, 4:53 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 14,116
Posted By thebilly_b

I should add that BA are covering hotels up to...

I should add that BA are covering hotels up to $200/night in this scenario - which last night got you a room at the Belagio, so not all bad!
Apr 11, 19, 4:21 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 14,116
Posted By thebilly_b

I have a colleague on this flight so I can shed...

I have a colleague on this flight so I can shed some light. All the passengers were boarded but then during the pre-flight fumes were discovered in the cabin. Everyone was off-loaded and the crew had...
May 2, 18, 5:55 am
Replies: 1,091
Views: 367,059
Posted By thebilly_b

I think it is closely followed with the "where...

I think it is closely followed with the "where available" footnote...
May 1, 18, 11:09 am
Replies: 605
Views: 126,971
Posted By thebilly_b

A couple of AA passengers on a codeshare from BUD...

A couple of AA passengers on a codeshare from BUD tonight (on a new NEO) clearly underwhelmed by their first inter-Europe J experience (ďAre you sure this is business class? Maybe they put it at the...
May 1, 18, 6:19 am
Replies: 5
Views: 875
Posted By thebilly_b

Terminal 3 Fast Track Immigration

Arriving into T3 this evening from BUD - I am a UK citizen but Mrs thebilly_b is an Australian citizen.

Iíve heard recently that T3 wonít let you use the fast track immigration channel now unless...
Mar 16, 18, 6:53 am
Replies: 1,287
Views: 426,945
Posted By thebilly_b

Last year I got CX LHR-HKG-MEL-HKG-LHR for £2.9K,...

Last year I got CX LHR-HKG-MEL-HKG-LHR for £2.9K, leaving on the 27/12 and coming back on 14/01 - I thought that was pretty good!
Feb 13, 18, 1:39 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,298
Posted By thebilly_b

Interesting, good to know! I will report back...

Interesting, good to know! I will report back here should the new First lounge be open on the way home (fingers crossed!).

Iím on the A350 on the way to KUL, and have grabbed a ďthrone seatĒ (9K)...
Feb 13, 18, 12:25 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,298
Posted By thebilly_b

Awesome reply - exactly what I needed to know,...

Awesome reply - exactly what I needed to know, thanks!

Last I saw about MH First Lounge was this (https://www.ausbt.com.au/malaysia-airlines-flagship-kl-airport-lounges-re-open-end-of-february -...
Feb 13, 18, 11:50 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,298
Posted By thebilly_b

Thanks for the useful feedback! Regarding...

Thanks for the useful feedback!

Regarding Qatar Premium Lounge, Oneworld website says "Note: For Qatar Airways and oneworld First and Business class ticketed revenue customers only. Guests are not...
Feb 13, 18, 11:29 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,298
Posted By thebilly_b

Plan my lounge visits!

Reaching out to the most knowledgeable FT community for some lounge advice for an upcoming trip - not strictly BAEC related so feel free to move if mods see fit.

I am BAEC Gold/OWE and travelling...
Jan 8, 18, 12:56 am
Replies: 3
Views: 690
Posted By thebilly_b

No Avios or TP from Qantas booking

Recently took a flight from MEL to SYD with Qantas as a oneworld emerald, in Economy, purchased directly through the Qantas website - shows up in my recent transactions as ďMelbourne International -...
Dec 29, 17, 5:24 pm
Replies: 73
Views: 6,806
Posted By thebilly_b

Iíve just come off two Cathay sectors from LHR to...

Iíve just come off two Cathay sectors from LHR to Aus (first sectors with Cathay as BA Gold/OWE - previous were as silver) and I have to say the service really was a step above previous experiences...
Sep 11, 17, 9:10 am
Replies: 2,108
Views: 492,807
Posted By thebilly_b

Yes - together, window/aisle, and neither too...

Yes - together, window/aisle, and neither too close to the galley or lavs, which is about as good as it gets for upgraded seat allocation!
Sep 11, 17, 8:20 am
Replies: 2,108
Views: 492,807
Posted By thebilly_b

Very happy - both myself and Mrs thebilly_b...

Very happy - both myself and Mrs thebilly_b bumped from WTP to CW on tonight's BA12. I am Gold and she is a humble Bronze. Suspected the odds of a double upgrade would be slim!
Aug 26, 17, 5:13 am
Replies: 6
Views: 2,135
Posted By thebilly_b

Thanks for the info - so if I just book directly...

Thanks for the info - so if I just book directly on the website using my EC number, they should work out the equivalent "status match"?
Aug 26, 17, 2:50 am
Replies: 6
Views: 2,135
Posted By thebilly_b

BAEC Gold Langham benefits

I've just hit gold for the first time (in part thanks to some FT help!) and one thing I've just discovered is the automatic Langham 1865 Voyager status you receive. Has anyone used this - if so, how...
Apr 19, 17, 9:39 pm
Replies: 2,108
Views: 492,807
Posted By thebilly_b

Had a WTP->CW on today's BA275 to LAS - noticed...

Had a WTP->CW on today's BA275 to LAS - noticed that on MMB my seat had changed to a CW seat but class still showed WTP. I was hopeful and queried it in the lounge who confirmed and printed me a new...
Apr 11, 17, 8:20 am
Replies: 79
Views: 14,705
Posted By thebilly_b

They just made an announcement about it in...

They just made an announcement about it in Galleries South. As it's also taken out the lounge wifi landing page, a few people seemed to be querying whether the wifi was working at all - seems OK to...
Apr 10, 17, 7:55 am
Replies: 19
Views: 3,280
Posted By thebilly_b

Best way to NOT check in for the last leg of an ex-EU

I'm flying MAN-LHR-LAS-LHR(-MAN) next week (departing next week, returning the following week) in WTP for a work trip. I'll obviously be travelling HBO and given that it turns out I need to be in...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 67
 

Forum Jump