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Author Topic: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread  (Read 69318 times)

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #495 on: October 26, 2017, 02:06:51 PM »
Nobody has ever picked a seat or airline due to aisle width.
I was agreeing with you
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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #496 on: October 26, 2017, 02:10:51 PM »
Nobody has ever picked a seat or airline due to aisle width.
True. He just mentioned that it had a very tight feeling. He plans on flying business in the future as soon as the excitement winds down a bit and upgrade space opens up

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #497 on: October 27, 2017, 11:01:33 AM »
Got a view of it at EWR yesterday. It looks great from the outside:


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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #498 on: October 27, 2017, 11:04:32 AM »
Got a view of it at EWR yesterday. It looks great from the outside:


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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #499 on: October 27, 2017, 04:32:44 PM »
PE 787 day flight or Business 747 night flight.
Which would you choose?

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #500 on: October 27, 2017, 04:36:28 PM »
PE 787 day flight or Business 747 night flight.
Which would you choose?
Joke?
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: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #501 on: October 27, 2017, 04:43:51 PM »
Seriously...avod...day flight....new aircraft.... Same food...???
On BA the PE is far less cramped than the club! Correct not a bed, but a better seat.
What's your poshet tzad?
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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #502 on: October 29, 2017, 09:33:00 AM »
Anyone hear a detailed report on PE?

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #503 on: October 29, 2017, 12:22:10 PM »
Anyone hear a detailed report on PE?

This guy flew in PE on the inaugural flight.  I'd say he's Israel's premier travel blogger. (In Hebrew)

https://flying-out.com/2017/09/12/first-ly-dreamliner-flight/

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #504 on: October 29, 2017, 01:29:37 PM »
This guy flew in PE on the inaugural flight.  I'd say he's Israel's premier travel blogger. (In Hebrew)

https://flying-out.com/2017/09/12/first-ly-dreamliner-flight/
This says it all:

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בשערים סמוכים חנו מטוסי דרימליינר אחרים של החברות יונייטד, אייר קנדה והיינאן. לידם חנה גם מטוס
A359 של קתאי.
זו הייתה תזכורת מצוינת שאלעל לא עושה כאן צעד גדול קדימה בהשוואה מול חברות אחרות אלא רק עושה צעד גדול קדימה מבחינתה. הבעיה היא שאלעל לא מתחרה עם עצמה אלא מתחרה עם חברות אחרות בנתב״ג.
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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #505 on: October 29, 2017, 03:23:26 PM »
This says it all:

Yeah he's a great read, extremely worldly and insightful (especially for a sabra with only an Israeli passport and no access to U.S. cards and whatnot).  I feel okay listing it here because it's Hebrew-only and entirely TLV-centric, with sprinklings about his deals and  journeys elsewhere.

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #506 on: October 29, 2017, 03:30:29 PM »
To restate what might be obvious to DDFers, but for some reason not to the tone deaf people calling the shots at ELAL:

הבעיה היא שאלעל לא מתחרה עם עצמה אלא מתחרה עם חברות אחרות בנתב״ג.
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #507 on: October 29, 2017, 04:45:19 PM »
He says as a plat he gets free PE. Is that still true, or have they fixed that?
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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #508 on: October 29, 2017, 04:50:33 PM »
He says as a plat he gets free PE. Is that still true, or have they fixed that?

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Re: El Al 787 Dreamliner Master Thread
« Reply #509 on: October 29, 2017, 04:54:47 PM »
He says as a plat he gets free PE. Is that still true, or have they fixed that?
I think anyone can get it for free to/from LHR.