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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #620 on: August 31, 2014, 10:55:12 AM »
JL F, while not as roomy, is definitely prettier than CX F.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #621 on: August 31, 2014, 12:28:59 PM »
JL F, while not as roomy, is definitely prettier than CX F.
Which route did you fly this?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #622 on: August 31, 2014, 01:43:31 PM »
JL F, while not as roomy, is definitely prettier than CX F.
While pretty/easy on the eyes may be useful feature when picking a spouse, in an airline seat though I'll pick roomy and comfortable every time.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #623 on: August 31, 2014, 06:47:25 PM »
Which route did you fly this?

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While pretty/easy on the eyes may be useful feature when picking a spouse, in an airline seat though I'll pick roomy and comfortable every time.

JL, at 1-2-1, will never have the spaciousness that CX does,  at 1-1-1,  but it's pretty, which does count for something.

That's why you should strive for beauty and braun!

Wouldn't hesitate to fly them again, though.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #624 on: September 01, 2014, 01:10:35 AM »
OZ F lounge. Never saw a toilet with so many buttons.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #625 on: September 01, 2014, 09:50:40 AM »
OZ F lounge. Never saw a toilet with so many buttons.
Did you check out the Green Tea Haagen Dazs?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #626 on: September 01, 2014, 01:25:35 PM »
Saw it, yeah. Didn't partake.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #627 on: September 02, 2014, 06:40:38 PM »
USA-Asia in F = 70k AS
USA-Asia-Africa in F with a stopover in Asia = 70K AS.

Crazy sick deal.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #628 on: September 02, 2014, 09:06:18 PM »
I don't think CX flies F to JNB.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #629 on: September 02, 2014, 09:36:06 PM »
I don't think CX flies F to JNB.

They don't. Not currently anyway.

But you get 13.5 hours in CX J and a stopover for the same price as just F to HKG.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #630 on: September 02, 2014, 09:38:50 PM »
They don't. Not currently anyway.

But you get 13.5 hours in CX J and a stopover for the same price as just F to HKG.
Yep. Still a screaming good deal.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #631 on: September 02, 2014, 09:41:37 PM »
Was better when it was F the whole way.
Why the post now?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #632 on: September 02, 2014, 09:45:46 PM »
Actually looks like there's still F until 10/25.
DO?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #633 on: September 02, 2014, 09:48:59 PM »
Actually looks like there's still F until 10/25.
DO?

There isn't.

Retirement of long-haul 747 was moved up, and the last route was JNB to HKG on 8/31-9/1.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #634 on: September 02, 2014, 09:56:57 PM »
I'm at the ballgame, was trusting ITA for F fares.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #635 on: September 02, 2014, 10:03:12 PM »
I'm at the ballgame, was trusting ITA for F fares.

Interesting.

Kayak can't pull it up, nor does CX.com.

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #636 on: September 05, 2014, 04:55:48 PM »
Crazy good JL F availability NRT<-->SYD after December 1.

4 seats per cabin out of 8.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #637 on: September 06, 2014, 11:24:27 PM »
Crazy good JL F availability NRT<-->SYD after December 1.

4 seats per cabin out of 8.
Maybe i should skip Japan and continue on to SYD...
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #638 on: September 06, 2014, 11:27:17 PM »
Our winter is their summer after all...
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #639 on: September 06, 2014, 11:28:55 PM »
Our winter is their summer after all...
Would take some work convincing the wife. Not sure she would be up for that "extra leg" after JFK-LAX-SFO-HND.
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