Dienstag, 15. Januar 2019

Early arrival, no space at Heathrow


"Early arrival, no space at Heathrow". Busy it is, simply everytime along the day!.

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The routing:*

Service Swiss International Airlines LX 339 operated by HB-IJD 

Scheduled:    20.00  //  22.35
Actual:   20.30  //  22.50

This machine is active since 23.10.1995 with Swissair, Aer Lingus, Turkish Airlines and Swiss International airlines

Special stories are also visible on this plane:

And as usual, the stat´s:
Leg no. 1706 at all and no. 226 on the Airbus A320

And here we see the latest "Visited Airports":

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Not only the
"Heathrow Airport" is busy, also the Lounge it is!.
Heading for the "Flughafen Zürich".
With just some pictures as usual:

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"Please wait", shows up on the departure screen and the gate info time is long gone.
Not really comfortable with the night curfew at destination.
But finally it works!.

More to come.
Bis bald.
The Tripreporter.

Sonntag, 13. Januar 2019

The lounge is under construction


"The lounge is under construction". Standard biz at the airports these days and time!.

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The routing:*

Service Swiss International Airlines LX 354 operated by HB-JCG

Scheduled:    12.50  //  13.40
Actual:   12.50  //  13.25

In the air it is since 18.12.2017 only

Nothing special is to show here

But certainly, the stat´s:
Leg no. 1705 at all and no. 6 on the C-Series 300

The early 200 "Visited Airports" are here:

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No lounge at the "Aéroport de Genève".
A voucher yes, but not that much possible on offer.
Ok, onwards for the
"Heathrow Airport".
The pictures are here:

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Load was better than on the first flight around this trip. But far from full again.
Legroom is better on the oldfashioned Airbus!.

More to come.
Take care.
The Tripreporter.

Freitag, 11. Januar 2019

No sunny peaks to see


"No sunny peaks to see". It was cloudy all the way!.

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The routing:*

Service Swiss International Airlines LX 2804 operated by HB-IJJ "Wallisellen"

Scheduled:    09.30  //  10.20
Actual:   09.40  //  10.15

Active we are since 10.05.1996 with Swissair and Swiss International Airlines

There is also something special to report:

And for sure, the stat´s:
Leg no. 1704 at all and no. 225 on the Airbus A320

Here are the "Airlines Checked":

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Leaving the "Flughafen Zürich" after some quality time at the lounge. Heading out for the short hop above the alps and the "Aéroport de Genève".
Cloudy it was all the way, so no magnificient mountain views this time!.
But anyway with a couple of pictures:

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A low load and a fast flight it was.
As comfy as possible by Swiss and welcome to Switzerland en francais!.

More to come.
A bientot.
The Tripreporter.

Donnerstag, 10. Januar 2019

Low visibility procedures at destination


"Low visibility procedures at destination". Well, from my point of view it´s more like a no visibility procedure!.

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The routing:*

Service Air Europa UX 1671 operated by Air Europa Express EC-LLR

Scheduled:    14.55  //  17.15
Actual:   15.25  //  17.20

This machine is airside since 25.08.2011 with Air Europa and Air Europa Express

And also this one is without special stories to report

But certainly, the stat´s:
Leg no. 1703 at all and no. 14 on the Embraer 195

And the "Visited Countries" are also here:

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Out of the "Aeropuerto Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas", ok, not for the first time around this trip!.
Spend some time in the lounge, only to notice again that Espagna is not the real veg place.
Well, out for finals and the "Flughafen Zürich".
With the usual set of pictures:

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Two seats for me, or better two for me.
And despite the late departure an close to ontime and more important safe arrival. Ok this way with Air Europa Express!.

More to come.
Bis bald.
The Tripreporter.