Author Topic: An AAmerican Bonanza w/ some Brazilian Flair: 16,000 miles, 36 hours, & a Prayer  (Read 47905 times)

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This has got to be the most entertaining thread in DDF history!!! ;D

Close second to YVR...

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The worse F lounge I have ever been to.
F lounge closed when TAM moved to the new terminal last month.

But the new J lounge is beautiful.

Loving the TR.  Maybe it's time to have guest TRs on DDMS?  Gonna have to clean up some of the airline acronyms first though.
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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F lounge closed when TAM moved to the new terminal last month.

But the new J lounge is beautiful.

Loving the TR.  Maybe it's time to have guest TRs on DDMS?  Gonna have to clean up some of the airline acronyms first though.
AJK's halfway there already between his IBC and AA F pictures.
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Great idea

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amazing!

I truly regret not coming :(

Awesome so far! Thanks for not making us wait for this one  ;D

Wow! I was swearing that you didn't end up taking this trip.

Thank you. And thank you for being so prompt 😊

Certified. Absofreakinglutely certified :D.

what he^ said

Frikin awesome!!

As always, a pleasure to read. Can't wait to read the rest (especially how you surprised/will surprise your wife with another trip to Vancouver)

Such a funny and captivating report, in true AJK style. Can't wait for the rest of it! And yes I flew TAM F, it is as amazing as people make it.

WOW !!

Love it! Keep em coming!

+1

It truly is.
Great report AJ.

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In all seriousness, this TR is awesome!

Last line was epic! Pablo Escobar great choice of a name :) - So you didn't get to experience the TAM first class lounge at all in GRU?

You owe me a new keyboard. AND a coffee. >:(

Never laughed this hard when I woke up this morn! Think I cracked a rib!

This has got to be the most entertaining thread in DDF history!!! ;D


He should be an editor

Close second to YVR...

Loving the TR.


Thanks, all!
« Last Edit: November 03, 2014, 11:35:57 AM by AJK »
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F lounge closed when TAM moved to the new terminal last month.
Maybe it's time to have guest TRs on DDMS?  Gonna have to clean up some of the airline acronyms first though.
+1. I think people would love it. Cleaning up the acronyms should be hard with Replace All in Word.

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Maybe it's time to have guest TRs on DDMS? 

as I said "he should be editor"
or Editor in Chief
OR is it the Wife ?

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But the new J lounge is beautiful.

Loving the TR.  Maybe it's time to have guest TRs on DDMS?  Gonna have to clean up some of the airline acronyms first though.

Good to hear. Yes, give it a try, but gotta keep them in suspense too ;)

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Good to hear. Yes, give it a try, but gotta keep them in suspense too ;)

never, he'll write 32 parts

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Although I was AFK the whole day, I knew this is the thread I had to catch up on.  I just dropped my soda and cookie. My wife thought someone died...but I was laughing hysterically.  Now, to be domesticated.

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Although I was AFAIK the whole day, I knew this is the thread I had to catch up on.  I just dropped my soda and cookie. My wife thought someone died...but I was laughing hysterically.  Now, to be domesticated.

OT but did you have your soda and cookie in the same hand or two separate hands?

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+1

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OT but did you have your soda and cookie in the same hand or two separate hands?

Achas Vachas...

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This is just o funny, this Hebrew gesheft made me lough so hard.

@Dan, I think people reading the MS will definitely enjoy it.
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I flew TAM First F GRU-JFK back in July, right after the World Cup, was the only passenger in F...
the F lounge was super small and crowded even with just a few F passengers, but they did have the largest Flat screen TV in the Western Hemisphere or so it seemed... I think it was 100 inches... food / beverages options were kinda sad for a F lounge, but god that flight was good, I've been the only passenger in First / Business on a few short flights, but only passenger in F on a 10 hour flight hehehe :D I'll miss TAM F...

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I don't even have the words to describe my amazement. Just awesome TR. The more I read of these the more amazed I get.
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I believe we're still missing the last installment. Nu???

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Still to be continued?

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Yes, of course.

Just need to find the time to sit and post. Hopefully will be all finished by end of next week.
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Yes, of course.

Just need to find the time to sit and post. Hopefully will be all finished by end of next week.
for a guy that found the time to disappear on an airplane (or 5) for 36 straight hours you sure are busy   :P