Sheraton Cairo during the unrest

 
Old Jan 28, 11, 11:33 am
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Sheraton Cairo during the unrest

At the Sheraton Cairo today-- on a higher floor suite in the Towers but with the demonstration on the road the tear gas was easily felt--so had to stay inside and make the best of the Nile view and follow the unrest.
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Old Jan 28, 11, 11:50 am
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Old Jan 28, 11, 1:00 pm
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Seems we won't here anything from ac777 pretty soon. Internet in Egypt is shut down. Hope ac777 will stay save.
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Old Jan 29, 11, 6:35 am
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Originally Posted by caspritz78 View Post
Seems we won't here anything from ac777 pretty soon. Internet in Egypt is shut down. Hope ac777 will stay save.
Internet is up and running. So are mobile phones. But trying to get out of Egypt asap.
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Old Jan 29, 11, 6:44 am
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Internet is up and running. So are mobile phones. But trying to get out of Egypt asap.
Drive on over here to Tel Aviv.
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Old Jan 29, 11, 9:21 pm
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Best wishes to you, ac777. It's a troubling situation.
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Old Feb 1, 11, 8:24 am
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Best wishes to you, ac777. It's a troubling situation.
Thank you. The internet was down from Sunday am Cairo time till we got emergency evacuation flight from the Canadian Government. Now at the Sheraton FRA airport and boy am I relieved!!( Did post my experiences in the ac7003 thread on Aeroplan. So won't bore you with the details.)
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Old Feb 1, 11, 8:26 am
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Originally Posted by yosithezet View Post
Drive on over here to Tel Aviv.
Thank you. Did check that suggestion but movement to TLV was blocked--so didn't risk it.
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Advice irrelevent now as you've made it safely back to FRA!

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Old Feb 1, 11, 10:46 am
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Now at the Sheraton FRA airport and boy am I relieved!!( Did post my experiences in the ac7003 thread on Aeroplan. So won't bore you with the details.)
I'm very happy to learn you are safely out. I wanted to read details, so found your thread in the Air Canada forum:

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/air-c...3-cai-fra.html
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