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by Aspirapolvere
29 Aug 2008, 08:22
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: United to charge for food on translatlantic flights
Replies: 38
Views: 6947

Re: United to charge for food on translatlantic flights

My experience with UA's food for sale on flights within the US has been that they always run out of some of the selections, and sometimes run out alltogether. It also takes forever for them to serve/sell to an A320; surely a 767 will be even longer. Unfortunately I have a BRU-IAD flight booked for 2...
by Aspirapolvere
30 Aug 2007, 21:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: US Airways Pittsburgh Steelers A319
Replies: 7
Views: 990

With the weather in PHL and the problems with our 767/757s across the atlantic, I've been very busy. I think we'll be seeing US scale back our European service soon to let the company take a breath. Most of this stems from our need to keep all the international gates in Terminal A, rather than let ...
by Aspirapolvere
29 Mar 2007, 23:16
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: US Airways wants to add long haul routes from PHL and PHX
Replies: 6
Views: 595

I also wish you all the luck in the world - always wonderful to see more European routes from Phoenix. Unfortunately you also still have a lot of 'bugs' to work out re customer service. Hopefully these are still just merger related hiccups. I think the chances of you guys beating Delta or Continenta...
by Aspirapolvere
17 Nov 2006, 12:30
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: AF/KLM plans low cost carrier
Replies: 1
Views: 373

AF/KLM plans low cost carrier

PARIS, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Air France will launch a special unit with four-to-six planes for the medium-distance tourism market, the La Tribune newspaper reports in its Friday editions. Reuters obtained an advance copy of the story on Thursday. The paper said the airline, part of Air France KLM (AIRF...
by Aspirapolvere
05 Oct 2006, 10:03
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair says plans bid for Aer Lingus
Replies: 18
Views: 2363

"If the bid is successful, the two companies would continue to operate separately and compete on the 17 routes which both flew, he added."

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/5408780.stm
by Aspirapolvere
05 Oct 2006, 09:46
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Ryanair says plans bid for Aer Lingus
Replies: 18
Views: 2363

Ryanair says plans bid for Aer Lingus

Things could get interesting now! Ryanair says plans $1.9 bln bid for Aer Lingus Europe's biggest budget airline Ryanair (RYA.I: Quote, Profile, Research) said on Thursday it planned to make a 1.481 billion euro ($1.9 billion) bid for Aer Lingus (AERL.I: Quote, Profile, Research) and that it had bou...
by Aspirapolvere
16 Feb 2006, 22:10
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: SkyEurope opens new base in Prague
Replies: 18
Views: 3086

Don't know if this was already posted here, but I received a notice today that the BRU-Krakow flight has been cancelled...before it even started!
Luckily all you have to do is e-mail them to get a refund.