Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Miles&Points > Discontinued Programs/Partners > United Mileage Plus (Pre-Merger)
Reload this Page >

Availability of ATC Communications on Channel 9 thread [2011 Flights]

Availability of ATC Communications on Channel 9 thread [2011 Flights]

 
Old Jan 21, 11, 9:37 pm
  #46  
Senior Moderator/Moderator: Coronavirus, United MileagePlus
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: San Francisco, CA
Programs: UA Plat/2MM [23-yr. 1K, now emeritus] WN-A List; MR LT Titanium; HY Whateverist.
Posts: 12,170
1/19 261 SFO to LAX A320
1/19 712 LAX to SFO A319 ("Not tonight", according to Captain on request when boarding [speculating due to rough wx on the route also requiring FAs to be seated for much of the flight].)
Ocn Vw 1K is offline  
Old Jan 23, 11, 5:10 pm
  #47  
Moderator: Hawaii-based airlines & Hawai'i forums
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Ka ʻĀpala Nui, Niuoka
Programs: NEXUS/Global Entry, Delta, United, Hyatt, IHG, Marriott, and Hertz
Posts: 16,181
1/22 UA 90 LAX-SFO (757) ^
1/22 UA 134 SFO-ORD (767 International) ^
1/22 UA 129 ORD-LAX (757) ^
FlyinHawaiian is offline  
Old Jan 24, 11, 5:49 pm
  #48  
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Hustletown
Programs: UA 1K (1MM), Marriott lifetime Plat
Posts: 211
1/24 UA 581 DEN-IAD A320 ^ with announcement
busyexec331 is offline  
Old Jan 24, 11, 8:40 pm
  #49  
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 252
1/21 UA 128 ORD-PHL A319 with announcement
1/14 UA 128 ORD-PHL A319 no announcement
FromPVG is offline  
Old Jan 24, 11, 9:13 pm
  #50  
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Programs: UA 1K & 1MM/AA Gold & 1MM/HH Gold/Marriott Ambassador
Posts: 2,638
1/24 UA846 IAD-SFO B763 on ^ w/no announcement
1/24 UA820 SFO-SEA A320 on ^ w/announcement
TWA Guy is offline  
Old Jan 26, 11, 5:49 pm
  #51  
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: MSP
Programs: DL PM, Amtrak & OAL peon, Blingy metal at most hotels, Colbert Lifetime Platinum
Posts: 4,472
1/24 UA 847 SFO-IAD B767 despite request to captain via FA
1/25 UA 225 IAD-SFO A320 ^ with announcement from captain
GoAmtrak is offline  
Old Jan 26, 11, 7:42 pm
  #52  
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Programs: UA 1K, Marriott Gold, SPG Gold
Posts: 1,445
1/25 UA 263 LAX-SFO
iceman77_7 is offline  
Old Jan 27, 11, 12:45 am
  #53  
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Independent! But mostly BKK, BCN, SFO, PDX, SEA...
Programs: Doing it for the lie flat. Kayaker/Google Flighter, CX Silver. Going free agent in 2020
Posts: 995
1/25 UA 140 SEA-SFO
FiveMileFinal is offline  
Old Jan 27, 11, 1:06 am
  #54  
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: MYF/CMA/SAN/YYZ/YKF
Programs: COdbaUA 1K MM, AA EXP, Bonbon Gold, Omni Black, Hertz PC, NEXUS and GE
Posts: 5,443
I've had a run of good luck this year.

1/4 - UA 826 SYD-LAX 744 ^ With Announcement, off over water
1/4 - UA 239 LAX-SFO Forget ^ With Announcement

1/21 - UA 889 LAX-SFO 757 ^ With Annoucement
1/21 - UA 100 SFO-IAD A320 ^ With Annoucement
1/25 - UA 547 YYZ-ORD A319 ^ With Annoucement
1/25 - UA 40 ORD-SFO A320 ^ No Annoucement
1/25 - UA 844 SFO-LAX A319 ^ No Annoucement, but I asked and the Captain said "I always have it on."

Originally Posted by FromPVG View Post
1/21 UA 128 ORD-PHL A319 with announcement
1/14 UA 128 ORD-PHL A319 no announcement
They actually announced that Channel 9 would NOT be on? Rubbing it in, eh?
N1120A is offline  
Old Jan 27, 11, 7:35 am
  #55  
 
Join Date: Mar 2000
Location: IAD, BOS, PVD
Programs: UA, US, AS, Marriott, Radisson, Hilton
Posts: 7,203
1/24 ua951 IAD LAX 777^^
1/24 ua44 LAX IAD 767^
1/25 ua860 IAD BOS 752
violist is offline  
Old Jan 31, 11, 11:59 am
  #56  
Moderator: Hawaii-based airlines & Hawai'i forums
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Ka ʻĀpala Nui, Niuoka
Programs: NEXUS/Global Entry, Delta, United, Hyatt, IHG, Marriott, and Hertz
Posts: 16,181
28 JAN UA18 LAX-DEN (757) ^
28 JAN UA266 DEN-MIA (757)
30 JAN UA137 MIA-ORD (320) ^ Audio was broken; only Channels 1, 9, and 11was working.
30 JAN UA454 ORD-LAX (319)
FlyinHawaiian is offline  
Old Jan 31, 11, 12:04 pm
  #57  
FlyerTalk Evangelist
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Kansas City Metro | MCI
Programs: UA*G, Hyatt Globalist, Marriott Plat., NEXUS, Amex, TSA Disparager Unobtanium
Posts: 20,229
1/22 UA598 DEN-MCI A320 ^ Also met an FTer ^
1/28 UX5970 MCI-DEN ERJ-145 Originally scheduled on a 757..
1/28 UA415 DEN-SFO B757 ^
1/29 UA756 SFO-DEN B767 (ghetto bird) ^ with the annoying hum
1/30 UA598 DEN-MCI A320 ^ (asked Captain during boarding, and got an enthusiastic "of course!" ^ - also met an FTer on this flight.
FriendlySkies is offline  
Old Jan 31, 11, 1:24 pm
  #58  
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: CGK SIN PER ORD
Programs: UA 1K MM, Hyatt Plat
Posts: 2,778
1/29 ua 907 ord-sfo ^
1/29 ua 152 sfo-ord ^
indo79 is offline  
Old Jan 31, 11, 1:48 pm
  #59  
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Programs: UA 1K
Posts: 490
1/24 UA 950 LAX-IAD ^^ Captain was great in talking and mentioned Channel 9 (777)
1/24 UA 966 IAD-FCO

1/30 UA 967 FCO-IAD
1/30 UA 951 IAD-LAX ^ (777)
ACVBear is offline  
Old Feb 1, 11, 10:14 am
  #60  
Moderator: Smoking Lounge; FlyerTalk Evangelist
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: SFO, CDG, PBI
Programs: Lifetime (for now) Gold MM, HH Gold, Giving Tootsie Pops to UA employees, & a retired hockey goalie
Posts: 28,460
1/29/11
UA756 SFO-DEN ^ (no announcement)

1/29/11
UA112 DEN-TPA* ^ (with announcement by the captain)

1/29/11
UA389 TPA-ORD* ^ (with announcement by the captain)

1/29/11
UA155 ORD-SFO (asked and the captain said no)


*Same pilots on both flights and two of the best landings I ever had (with the one at ORD getting the Captain quite a few "thank you's" from the pax (myself included) as they de-planed. Nice job, Skipper ^)
goalie is offline  

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Search Engine: