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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #690 on: September 16, 2014, 10:35:44 AM »
With into the nights, and the new 100% bonus on IHG, BOB may be in the near future :)
No offense, but does your firm have a 2 weeks paid work policy :D?
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #691 on: September 16, 2014, 10:54:20 AM »
No offense, but does your firm have a 2 weeks paid work policy :D?
more like unlimited

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #692 on: September 16, 2014, 11:30:30 AM »
Work hard, play hard  8)
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #693 on: September 16, 2014, 11:44:32 AM »
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: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #694 on: September 16, 2014, 03:40:20 PM »
No offense, but does your firm have a 2 weeks paid work policy :D?
You really think this man has a job? Impossible
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #695 on: September 16, 2014, 03:59:17 PM »
You really think this man has a job? Impossible

I guess the boss can do what he wants  :P

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #696 on: September 17, 2014, 01:17:23 PM »
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Qatar Airways will introduce an all-new business class seat in 2016 which the airline says will be comparable to today’s first class.

The seat will not only be “a substantial revolution over the current business class seat”, according to Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker, but it will be a proprietary design which no other airline can use.

Intwesting.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #697 on: September 17, 2014, 01:19:26 PM »
Intwesting.
It would be more interesting if it wasn't from a compulsive liar :P
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #698 on: September 17, 2014, 01:21:24 PM »
It would be more interesting if it wasn't from a compulsive liar :P

Funny little man, he is.

I kind of like him.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #699 on: September 17, 2014, 01:23:56 PM »
Funny little man, he is.

I kind of like him.

Lucky also has a crush on the guy  :)

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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #701 on: September 17, 2014, 02:12:51 PM »
How could it be that?

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Qatar Airways will introduce an all-new business class seat in 2016

That said, even this business class is probably the best in the world, not to mention the prettiest.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #702 on: September 17, 2014, 02:20:09 PM »
...and the F is a big whiff.

While prettier than EK, it has no doors, no chauffeur, no x-factor (shower a la EK, 32 inch TV a la OZ, etc).

The lounge sure looks nice, though.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #703 on: September 17, 2014, 03:00:47 PM »
Updated:

My top:

1) EY F on A346
2) LH F on 744 (simply love this product, and service has been remarkable)
3) CX F on 777
4) LH F on A380 (beats TG A380 because cabin is 8 vs. 12, and the cabin was only 4/8, as opposed to 11/12)
5) TG F on A380
6) LH F on A340
7) CX J on 777
8 ) LX J on A333
9) QR J on A333
10 ) EY J on A321
11) QR J on A321

Time for an update.

I realized that I must split between hard and soft to be fair:

Hard Product:
1.    EY F on A346 (JFK-AUH) (true luxury)
2.    LH F on 744 (JFK-FRA; FRA-JFK) (seat+bed)
3.    EK F on A380 (JFK-DXB-SIN) (shower is NOT a gimmick)
4.    CX F on 777 (JFK-YVR) (This may rise after a true long-haul)
5.    OZ F on A380 (ICN-LAX) (32 inch IFE is awesome)
6.    LH F on A380 (FRA-JNB)
7.    LH F on 748 (LAX-FRA)
8.    TG F on A380 (BKK-CDG)
9.    JL F on 777 (CGK-NRT)
10.   LH F on A340 (FRA-BOS)

Soft Product:
1.   LH F on 744 (FRA-JFK)
2.   LH F on A380 (FRA-JNB)
3.   CX F on 777 (JFK-YVR)
4.   OZ F on A380 (ICN-LAX)
5.   JL F on 777 (CGK-NRT)

The only thing that really surprises me is how far down the hard product list JL F is... the only thing I can say in defense is that pitted against any one of the ones I above it, I'd prefer those.
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Re: AJK's Trip/Route Planning Thread
« Reply #704 on: September 17, 2014, 03:04:58 PM »
Haven't flown SQ R yet?

Can't believe you haven't done CX F long-haul yet.  Silly to judge it based on the YVR flight, not nearly enough time to have a blissful 10 hour sleep on the best bed in the sky.

The LH 747 bed wasn't too hard for you?
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