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Lounges with KSML (specific lounges and travel class allowed varies)= TLV, LHR, FRA, HKG, CDG, MUC, &  Virgin ClubHouse JFK.

EWR, LGA, FLL (and most??) United Lounges= In the morning the bagels and muffins NO MORE Sara Lee  The yogurts are OU D kosher. But in the afternoon you are very limited. They usually have Milano cookies but the bar. If you bring your own bagel you can ask for cream cheese from the cooler.
Excellent chinese you can have delivered free to EWR from New Kosher Special, 163 Elmora Ave, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202, (908) 353-1818,  with $40 min. purchase.

Kosher food available in EWR Arts and Lounge (PP) May not be available around LY flights http://forums.dansdeals.com/index.php?topic=10590.msg1679461#msg1679461 (thanks ZOW)
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #75 on: July 03, 2013, 08:19:25 PM »
Sorry i don't have a shulchan aruch in front of me but I'll try and explain as best as possible without quoting. (source-S"A Y"D 118-1,2)
The S"A (source-gemara) list 2 categories of food items.
1.Those that are chashash issur doraysa which require 2 simanim or 1 strong siman (eg:wine, meat, & fish)
2. Those that are a chashash issur derabanan which only require 1 siman (eg: bread, cheese, & milk)
- The Rem"a adds on at the end of se'if 2, the concept of nehene bichilufo- the person must benefit from the switch in order for it to be assur without a siman.
-I have asked a few poskim whether this Rem"a is lechatchila or bedieved, and they said bedieved.
-The OU seems to have taken a fairly lenient stand with regards to bread, as they allow OU bread to be sold without a proper siman. (italian, french breads in an open paper bag)
When I asked a prominent Rav in Brooklyn (not a fanatic) about this, "OU bread, that's an old issue" was the response.
When I asked a prominent Rav from Chicago, he said R' Moshe was very maikel in regards to bread.   
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #76 on: July 03, 2013, 08:34:27 PM »
Which Rav in Chicago?

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #77 on: November 07, 2013, 10:32:00 AM »
Flying Elal : TLV-LHR then CDG-TLV. I'm a star alliance silver and united mileage plus club member, any lounges I'll have access to?

What about kosher food in these airports?

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #78 on: November 07, 2013, 12:17:10 PM »
Flying Elal : TLV-LHR then CDG-TLV. I'm a star alliance silver and united mileage plus club member, any lounges I'll have access to?

What about kosher food in these airports?

not sure about the lounges but u can certainly buy kosher sandwiches made by DD's in the airport.

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #79 on: December 15, 2013, 04:36:41 AM »
anyone know what hashgacha luftanza has. also any way to get kosher food in the lounge (business) in Frankfurt? I have a 5 hr layover

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #80 on: December 15, 2013, 04:37:27 AM »
what hashgacha is there on airfrance from tel aviv to jfk via paris?

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #81 on: December 15, 2013, 09:38:10 AM »
anyone know what hashgacha luftanza has.

Rav klein, Rav of Frankfurt

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #82 on: December 15, 2013, 12:45:07 PM »
I thought I'd see an answer to my question here but, going quickly through the pages, I haven't seen it. The lounge in JFK for ElAl, is the stuff all kosher (especially the stuff out of packages)? IYH going end of Jan (hope the snow melts by then!)
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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #83 on: December 21, 2013, 11:40:20 PM »
Is there any Kosher available in CDG? I'm flying First so presumably I get to go to the First Class lounge. I bought my ticket tonight and flying tomorrow so no KSML either. Am I missing out on anything really good?

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #84 on: December 22, 2013, 06:39:41 AM »
Is there any Kosher available in CDG? I'm flying First so presumably I get to go to the First Class lounge. I bought my ticket tonight and flying tomorrow so no KSML either. Am I missing out on anything really good?

Doesn't help you, but the AF lounge there gets great reviews.
Maybe contact them to see if they can bring s/t.
http://boardingarea.com/onemileatatime/2013/12/12/air-france-first-class-lounge-paris/

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #85 on: December 23, 2013, 12:34:24 PM »
Is it possible to order Kosher food to ZRH F lounge? (Flying LX F)

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #86 on: December 23, 2013, 12:45:40 PM »
Is it possible to order Kosher food to ZRH F lounge? (Flying LX F)
I don't think it was when I was there in 05/10.
Pretty weak F lounge.
Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #87 on: December 23, 2013, 03:59:47 PM »
No ksml in Zrh FC lounge

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #88 on: January 06, 2014, 03:59:46 PM »
also any way to get kosher food in the lounge (business) in Frankfurt?
Does the business lounge give ksmls?

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Re: kosher food in airport lounges
« Reply #89 on: January 06, 2014, 05:41:46 PM »
Per the wiki
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Lounges with KSML (specific lounges and travel class allowed varies)= TLV, LHR, FRA, HKG, CDG, MUC, &  Virgin ClubHouse JFK.
Does this apply to a specific lounge at these destinations, or any lounge?

Additional question: What would be the best way to "order" a KSML?


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