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  • Connecting in PHL
    Dec 21, 2014
    HI there, I am Flying to toronto from Dublin via PHL. Both of my flights are operated by US airways. Will I have to pick up my Checked baggage? Or will the bags be transferred for me from one plane to The next? Thanks'


    You will pre-clear US Immigration and Customs in Dublin. Your arrival into Philadelphia will be like a domestic flight. All you have to do in Philadelphia is walk from your arrival gate to your departure gate. You will go through Canadian immigration when you get to Toronto.


  • Lost iPad on SK1507 on 19/12 maybe on Flight SK1508 (return flight)
    Dec 21, 2014
    I forget my iPad on SK1507 Seat 5C (maybe it went back on return flight SK1508 on 20th Dec from London to Copenhagen. My name is engraved on it (Digvijay Singh). Please email me on This iPad is my Christmas gift


  • left luggage in aircraft
    Dec 16, 2014
    i flew onboard flight no SQ 403 from delhi to singapore and landed in singapore on 2 dec 2014 and left a wastepouch (samsonite, grey color) having polo ralph lauren sunglasses and medicines in in the aircraft,any suggestion where to contact


    You have to contact Singapore Airlines.


  • 1h 06m transfer time
    Dec 16, 2014
    hi Following is the flight connections Flight 8930: SFO to IAD arrives Thu 4:44p, Flight 8802: IAD to Brussels departs Thu 5:50p. I have 1h 06m transfer time. Both the flights are by Brussels Airlines, and I bought as a single ticket Is this possible the check-in luggage make it thru to the destination ? I already got a confirmed that I ll have enough time make it thru in-person, but I m wondering will the check-in luggage make it thru too to the destination? Thanks Kumaran


    Both flights will be operated by United Airlines. Yes, you and your baggage should have plenty of time.


    Thanks , will they automatically transfer the luggage or I need to collect it and re-check in them again ?


    You do not have to do anything with your baggage, just walk from your arrival gate to you departure gate which will both by on the C/D concourse.


    Thank you very much :)


  • Change of Check in
    Dec 14, 2014
    Hello I did a booking from Fayetteville, NC to Manila Philippines with the following connecting flights... From Fayetteville NC -> Charlotte NC-> JFK NY -> Seoul, SK -> Manila. Im supposed to check in from Fayetteville, but Im thinking of checking-in in CHarlotte, NC instead since Ill be closer to that airport by then... Will it be alright?


    No, if you do not board your Fayetteville->Charlotte flight your entire trip will be cancelled. You need to board your Fayetteville-Charlotte flight.


    Check-in (if not done online) needs to be done at the original airport of departure (Fayetteville). If purchasing flights on one ticket, your bags will automatically be transferred - if not, find out if your airline(s) transfer bags - if not you would need to pick up your bags & re-check them in with your connecting airline. You may also want to consider using freight transport for our bags to ensure safe arrival of them. Seems like you could do better by taking American/US Airways or United Airlines - or one of their many alliance members to SFO or LAX, & from there going directly to Manila. For airline affiliation open: - or -


    Actually from fayetteville nc to jfk illbe flying via US airways then will transfer to Asiana airline at jfk anf from there will fly to manila via asiana u think i still need to pick up my baggage at jfk and check it in again?


    ignore sudec's inane response. If you check your bags in Fayetteville, assuming all tickets were bought together, you won't have to claim them again until you get to Manila. If you bought separate tickets FAY-JFK and JFK-MNL, then yes, you will have to claim them at JFK and take them to the Asiana ticket counter to re-check.


  • Transfer from T5 to T3 with a difference between flights is 3 hrs
    Dec 14, 2014
    My friend is coming from India via British Airways and landing on Terminal T5 at ORD International Airport and then has another flight AA from Terminal T3 with a layover of 3 hrs. So, I wanted to know 1.Does he needs to carry the check in baggages with him or it would be transferred automatically. 2. Can i accompany him to the Terminal T5 in the tram as i am not travelling to Tampa and lives in Chicago so just going over to meet him at the airport. 3. As my friend is coming from outside so needs to go through the port of entry procedure, so is the 3 hrs ayover time is enough to catch the next flight from T3.


    He will be able to re-check his bags at the AA transfer desk in T5 after he clears customs. Yes, you can meet him at the exit of customs in T5 and take the ATS train with him to T3. Yes, 3 hours is enough time.


  • Baggage claim
    Dec 12, 2014
    I have booked AA from vancouver to Chicago and transit stop is at dallas where i will have to change my flight but airline is the same. I want to know that am I suppose to claim my baggage at Dalllas airport? I have 2 hours 45 min. I will have to cross the immigration as well in Dallas?


    You will pre-clear US Immigration in Vancouver. You only have to go from your arrival gate to your departure gate in Dallas. The Skylink train connects all Terminals inside security. You have plenty of time.


  • Intl Connection from SXM
    Dec 10, 2014
    I will be flying from St Maarten to JFK then connecting to my domestic flight. I know I will have to clear customs, but what happens with my checked bag? Do I have to claim it before customs then recheck it for my domestic flight or is it automatically transferred? Thanks!


    Yes, you will have to claim it to go through customs, then if you purchased your tickets together and it is tagged to your final destination, you can re-check it at the transfer desk.


  • Luggage reclaim
    Dec 6, 2014
    I am traveling from Santigo to NEWYORK (JFK) then i need to change airport (newark) for onnecting flight to London. Do i need to reclaim my luggage @ JFK or it will be directly routed to London


    Yes, you will have to claim your luggage and take it with you to Newark. No airline does inter-airport connection of luggage.


  • In Transit Passenger
    Dec 6, 2014
    Hello, I am flying into JFK terminal 4 from South Africa (SAA) and catching a connecting flight to Panama (COPA) also from terminal 4, will I have to clear customs and recheck my baggage, Thanks Al


    Yes, you will arrive, go through US Immigration, claim your bags, go through US Customs, re-check your baggage, get your COPA boarding pass if you don't already have it, and go through Security and to your departure gate. You may need a US Transit visa or to complete ESTA, depending on your country of citizenship.


  • switched bag - black with white and brown polka dots
    Dec 2, 2014
    switched bag with someone on flight United 90 from EWR - TLV on 11/30 please let me know if you have it your name might be yuval?


  • Baggage Re-check
    Dec 2, 2014
    My parents are flying from India to Raleigh via British Airways with connection flight to London to PHA and PHA to RDU via US Airways. Do they need to claim the baggage and recheck them after customs at PHA? If so, do they recheck at the US airways Counter or will there be a quick re-check desk past the customs?


    You will claim your baggage after going through US Immigration in Philadelphia, Then you will go through US Customs, then there will be a US Airways/American Airlines re-check desk. Then you will go up to the departure level, through security, and to your departure gate.


  • Boarding pass
    Dec 1, 2014
    Flying Delta MSP/AMS/BRU I was able to print the MSP/AMS boarding pass but not the one for the AMS/BRU flight. Where do I get that boarding pass?


    First, check your boarding pass, Delta prints all boarding passes on one sheet of paper. Secondly, if you really don't have your AMS-BRU boarding pass you can get it at the transfer desk in Amsterdam.


  • Do you have to collect your baggage?
    Nov 30, 2014
    Hi, I am arriving in Miami International Airport from Dallas (originally from South Korea) at 10:36 pm on Dec. 3, 2014 and leaving for Grand Cayman the next morning at 11:20 am. I am going to stay at a hotel inside the airport. Do I need to collect my baggage and go through immigration, customs and everything at Miami arirport? Please let me know. Thank you!


    All international arrivals in the U.S. will need to go through the immigration process - in your case it will be at Dallas AP. If you bought your flights on one ticket your bags will automatically be transferred, if not, check with your airline.


  • Can we lock checki n bags
    Nov 28, 2014
    Pls let me know if i can lock the checked in baggages (international flight from Chicago OHARE) after the security xray screening near the counter before they send it via conveyor to the flight (to avoid theft of items at different airports while in transit).


    I would ask the airline or a TSA rep.


    You can always lock your baggage, however, if your locks do not have TSA keyholes they will cut your locks if they need to open your bags for inspection.


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