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  • Lost Samsung Galaxy
    Apr 13, 2013
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    I misplaced my Samsung Galaxy phone on flight 1228 to Montego Bay, looking for someone whom might have seen it.

     

  • Lost Sentimental Men's Tie Delta 5448
    Apr 11, 2013
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    Lost Men's Blue Striped Tie, with Crest's and Anchors on it. Very sentimental - was a gift from my Aunt to my husband-belonged to my late Uncle. It was in a clear cellophane tie bag. Flew in at 11:30pm 4-10-13 from DTW

     

  • seatac to ferry piers
    Apr 11, 2013
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    I hear there is a shuttle from seatac to ferry piers (almost). Where do I find shuttle pickup at SEATAC? Is there cost? How much? is there a schedule that shuttle runs? Has anyone got info or comments about this service?

     

    For transport options at SEA, open http://www.portseattle.org/Sea-Tac/Parking-and-Transportation/Ground-Transportation/Pages/default.aspx

     

  • changing terminals for connecting flight
    Apr 10, 2013
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    I am looking at a flight from LAX to HNL. We would arrive on Alaska Airline and need to get to Terminal 4 for AA. It is a connecting flight and our luggage would be transferred. Layover time is 1hr 45mins on a Monday morning (10AM.) Is this doable? I understand there is a shuttle for terminal transfers, would you suggest that or should we walk? We would just have carry-on totes. Thanks for any help or suggestions.

     

    For the Terminal 6 -> Terminal 4 connection you are suggesting I would probably walk as the shuttle runs counter-clockwise and you'd have to ride it nearly all the way around. It should be doable in that amount of time.

     

  • LOST PICTURE
    Apr 8, 2013
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    Chalk picture of blonde hair blue eye 4 yrs old surfing on a fish lost in terminal C from Flight 799 was in between two pices of cardboard on 4/7/13,

     

  • Need help with transfer
    Apr 6, 2013
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    We arrive from Minneapolis via KLM/Delta flight, have a 2h40m layover and then transfer to another KLM/Delta flight to Venice, Italy. I get that we have to go thru pasport control for a non. schenegean country...but then what? Do we have to pick up our bags, take them thru customs and recheck before going on to connecting flight. I do not find the Schiphol site to be of any help with these details. Any help will be greatly appreciated, thanks.

     

    Indeed AMS site is not clear on that. However - judging from some other large EU airports - after passport check you proceed to baggage claim where you retrieve your bags and go with them through customs clearance - if continuing journey, you need to re-check them in at designated area.

     

  • Meeting my BF
    Apr 9, 2013
    5
    Hi All, My Bf is coming for a transit in JFK airport to meet me for 3 Hours and I'd love to meet him privately. He doesn't have a visa to the US. Is it possible to book a hotel for 2 hours only and is there a nice cheap hotel in the airport. Also if the hotel Idea is not possible .. Where can I meet him in the airport? Thanks for your help

     

    You don't really have time for that. He will exit security when he arrives, so you can meet him at the exit from immigration in the terminal he is coming into. However, It will probably take him an hour to clear immigration and then he'll have to leave to get into line for security an hour before his next flight, so you'll really only be able to see each other for about an hour.

     

    Thank you for the reply .. Is there any hotel inside JFK so we can meet for even an hour?

     

    There are no hotels on airport grounds. There are a number of hotels just off airport grounds - Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, JFK Inn, Days Inn, Comfort Inn, Sheraton, Farifield Inn, and Hilton Garden.

     

    Without a valid US Visa he cannot exit the terminal. He has to go straight to the departures for his connecting flight. I am darn sure there is no way you can see him as he is in a controlled area only for security cleared passengers. Good luck

     

    Further to my last comments please read the following: You may wish to avoid transit in US airports because: Anyone arriving into the United States or one of its territories (like Puerto Rico) — and not covered by the Visa Waiver Program or the separate provision for citizens of Canada & Bermuda — requires at least a C-1 transit visa to transit the airport. This can be expensive (US$131 minimum) and time-consuming to obtain, and you can be denied the visa: the requirements are the same as the full B-2 tourist visa. If you arrive without this visa, even for a fuel stop or transit, and aren't eligible for a waiver, you will be sent home and recorded as having been denied entry to the US. The United States does not allow sterile transit, which means that even if you have an immediate connecting flight, you have to pass through Customs and Immigration. This is time-consuming and tedious (4 hours or more is recommended to be safe), and all except Canadian travelers transiting in the USA using either a transit visa or the Visa Waiver Program will be photographed and fingerprinted. You have previously been denied entry to the US or overstayed in the US, and have been advised that entry may be refused in future. Transit entry is as likely to be refused as any other entry, it will almost certainly be easier to avoid risking it. Note that all of these activities now require either a Visa Waiver or C1 transit visa: transferring to another flight; just stopping and not disembarking from the plane; and refueling stops. Sometimes these minor stops are not even clearly marked on preliminary itineraries for long haul flights. If you have reason to avoid the US, ask that the itinerary be double and triple checked for transit and fuel stops in the US (including Hawaii and Alaska). Note: Alternative transit points described in this article often also require visas. Always check transit or entry conditions of all stops. You are responsible for checking and if necessary getting the visas and are advised to do so months before your planned trip.

     

  • Lost Kindle Fire on airplane US Airways
    Apr 4, 2013
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    #1505 from RSW to CLT 4/03 landed at 8:30pm in Charlotte Seat 11B

     

    Contact your airline's lost & Found.

     

  • Comment
    Apr 3, 2013
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    I Agree....United is known to keep things that belong to passengers, its very sad for the honest hard workers....if there are any!!

     

  • Long Layover
    Apr 3, 2013
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    Anything fun to do at LAX?

     

  • flight from yvr to phoenix to mexico
    Apr 3, 2013
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    I am flying from Cancun to Phoenix then on to Vancouver, Canada do I have to pick up my bags and go through immigration and security. Flying with US airways terminal 4. Any thoughts on how this will work. example get off plane go down a level pick up luggage etc. Also I have 1 hour 45 min will this be enough time. Flying November 9

     

    Yes that is the procedure any time you enter the US. You should have enough time.

     

  • left ipone on plane
    Apr 3, 2013
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    left iphone on plane thursday 3-28 black leather case

     

    There are thousands of planes in the world, it would help if you specified which one, but regardless, you're probably not going to get it back.

     

    You are so right, thank you kindly UNITED FLIGHT 4740 AT CHICAGO OHARE AT 10:40 AM ON 3-28-13 SEAT NUMBER 7C PHONE IN SEATBACK POUCH.

     

    HORRIBLE SYSTEM FOR PEOPLE WHO LEAVE ITEMS IN THE SEATBACK POCKET OF THE "PAID IN FULL SEAT". WOW SPENT TONS OF MONEY, WILL NEVER FLY UNITED AGAIN!!!

     

  • Lost Library Book!
    Mar 29, 2013
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    I travelled on March 27, 2013 on American Airlines Flight 1962 from SeaTac (SEA) to Dallas - Ft. Worth (DFW) arriving at 7:15 pm into Terminal C, then transferred to Terminal A for American Airlines Flight 1875 from DFW to Austin (AUS) Gate 37. Between getting off the first flight and then getting on the second, I lost a Library Book, "The Shadow of the Wind [Paperback], by Carlos Ruiz Zafón (Author), Lucia Graves (Translator). Because the book belongs to the Library System, I would like to get it back. Please contact me if anyone turned it in at: orourkepl@msn.com or linda.a.orourke@eda.gov. Thank you!

     

  • Lost Bose Head Set and MP3 Player
    Mar 29, 2013
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    Lost my Bose Headset and MP3 (Red Phillips) Player Between Term 5 and Term 2

     

  • REWARD for silver wedding ring
    Mar 28, 2013
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    I l lost a silver wedding ring, I believe at the foot of the escalator in Terminal A. $250 reward if it is returned, no questions asked. Please contact me via this forum to arrange transfer.

     





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