A form of travel in vehicles such as airplanes, helicopters and so on.

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old flight number [duplicate]

Im trying to find an old flight number from thomas cook airline on I think either 8, 9 or 10 th october 2013. The flight was from fuerteventura to Manchester airport. All I can remember was it was ...
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What does an 'X' mark on my checked-in luggage mean at Mumbai Airport exactly?

When I got down at Mumbai, my bag was marked 'X'. A few other peoples' bags were also similarly marked. What does it mean actually ? I had to tell them what I had in my bag and also open and show ...
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transfer Zurich airport

HI I am arriving at Zurich airport from Hong Kong and then on to Copenhagen with a 55min transfer time flying Swiss air Do I need to go through pass port control at Zurich or only go through security ...
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Can I be banned from reentering the US because I didn't use my return ticket, but bought a one-way for a later date instead?

I am in NYC right now and have been since Friday the 9th. I traveled with a friend who booked return tickets, and we were scheduled to leave on the 16th. I have, however, been asked to hang out with a ...
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Buying round-trip ticket for one-way journey? [duplicate]

I have a fiance Visa so I will get married in the US and live there. I am in Paraguay. I checked flights for this week's one-way $1700. But If I put round-trip, it shows that it costs $800. So what ...
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Is there any limit on the weight of a luggage?

I am guessing that each airline has different luggage policy but I was wondering if there is a maximum luggage weight per passenger (assuming the passenger can pay the additional weight)? If there is,...
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stay overnight at heathrow [closed]

I will be at Heathrow at 11 pm, coming from Glasgow, after an incredible rush lasting for two days. I have next plane to Zagreb, Croatia, next morning at 8,30. It would be nice to have a proper sleep ...
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I bought a round trip to PHX, but during the gap in between the round trip I m traveling to another country. Is that okay?

I bought a roundtrip ticket from Vancouver to PHX. In Phoenix I am meeting a group of friends and traveling to Europe for a couple of days and then returning to VAN. Is that okay? Will there be issues ...
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Which airlines servicing Asia have staff trained in self-defense?

I read in a recent news article that at Hong Kong airlines, staff have to master kung fu. Although I'm aware that passengers grabbing control of the cockpit is no longer possible, there's other ...
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Visa - Changing planes in Great Britain [duplicate]

I am traveling from Paris to Tallinn but I couldn't find the affordable straight flight and because of that my route looks the following way Paris->Dublin->Manchester->Tallinn, I am citizen of ...
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Is it allowed to bring condoms in airplane?

I'm about to travel via Wizzair and only have hand baggage. Can I bring condoms on board?
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Travel from Hahn airport to Bornheim Berger Straße in Frankfurt

I am flying to Hahn from UK and I would like to go to Bornheim Berger street in Frankfurt. I just checked the taxis and it is very expensive. I can be picked up or get a taxi once I am a bit closer ...
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Flight to Australia with transit in Düsseldorf and Hong Kong but Passport only Valid for one month

I'm an Australian living in Austria.I'm flying home via Düsseldorf and Hong Kong but my Passport is only valid for about a Month. I'm only staying at each Airport for about an hour so i'm wondering if ...
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Flight path over a war zone, such as Syria and Iraq in 2015

I recently flew from Bahrain to Heathrow via Gulf-Air. I noticed on the flat screen at the back of the seat that the route showed going over Iraq and Syria which is an active war zone. After what ...
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What are the drawbacks of taking TWO (unconnected) indirect flights?

I will shortly explain my situation. Assume that I am from a country that has very few countries without visa (Developing country) and I want to travel from Paris (France) to Adelaide (Australia). ...
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I overstayed for 1 day in South Africa and got 'undesirable' but I have to transit through the Johannesburg airport [duplicate]

I have been classified as undesirable in South Africa on September 30 but I have to go through Johannesburg airport on October 18 back from Botswana to Malaysia. Will I be allowed to transit through ...
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I am trying to find flight numbers and a booking reference

I am struggling to find flight numbers and a booking reference from Murcia Spain to Birmingham International from June 2011. We were delayed over 5 hours in Murcia. I have bank payment reference to ...
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Immigrating to UK, I have a layover in Dublin. Will that cause me problems?

All the affordable flights that I could find seem to have a layover in Dublin. It seems like I'll have to go through border control/immigration in Dublin, and though I'm not settling in Ireland I have ...
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Cheapest way to get from Germany to India and back with flexible dates [duplicate]

I want to travel to Vandenmedu, India from Bochum, Germany. Starting date would be around 20DEC15, return should be about 2 weeks later, i.e. 04JAN16 What bothers me: I am flexible in both start- ...
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what is the best way to go manali from gujrat? [closed]

I wants to go from gujrat to manali what is best way?
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Can booking a flight or an hotel stay be more expensive during the weekend?

This question comes from a doubt that I have when I need to book a flight: do (low-cost) airline companies raise flight prices during the weekend days (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) since more people ...
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Brand New Box of Perfume never opened 3.4 oz

Will TSA approve a brand New bottle of perfume still in the box never opened in carry on luggage? 3.4 oz/100ml
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Cast iron pot in cabin luggage?

I want to take a Le Creuset pot in my cabin luggage on united airlines from San Francisco to Australia. Any chance they may consider it a dangerous object? Anyone have any experience carrying this ...
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Luggages transfer in transit to a different airline

Do I have to take my luggages out to my hand when I'm taking a transit to a different airline?
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How can I determine if it is possible to check luggage during a layover?

A common desire among some travelers with long layovers is to leave the airport for a while, and perhaps do some shopping, or even buy goods in the airport. But this then often necessitates the ...
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Can I get NEXUS in California?

I've seen this post. I live in California but I will travel to Canada next year. Is it possible for me to get a NEXUS or is that limited to people near the border?
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Can an illegal alien fly domestically in usa? [duplicate]

I have a friend from the Caribbean who entered the US and overstayed her visa. Her passport is still valid. She now wants to visit me and I live in another state. Can she fly domestically, using her ...
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How can one get a flight receipt from Priceline?

This is a more specific question than Why is it sometimes difficult to get a receipt for a flight as it focuses on one specific site, but the premise is the same, and for consistency in this question, ...
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Schengen visa issued by Italy, can I visit the Netherlands? [duplicate]

I was granted a Schengan visa from the Italian Embassy. Now I want to visit the Netherlands. What is the procedure to change my visa?
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Direct contact for oneworld

I have a round the world flexi ticket booked through Qatar airways. However this turns out not to be very flexible at all! Any changes mean calling the Qatar help desk, who claim they cannot do ...
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Is there a list of authorized airline companies that can fly in/to Europe?

I just recently read some news about a missing an airplane and how bad the reputation of a country airlines is. More than 90% of their companies were banned from flying in Europe That makes me wonder ...
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With Capital One rewards credit cards: if I book on United, do I get PQM?

I am reconsidering which credit card I want to be using for my business. I am thinking about the Capital One card with mileage as a reward. Here is an FAQ for the rewards: http://www.capitalone.com/...
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US layover Petty Offense Exception for passenger with a criminal records

I am a Canadian citizen working in Haiti. I have a criminal record for shoplifting (6 years ago) (less than 5000$) Most of the flight to come back to Canada have a lay over in the US. Do you think It ...
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Travelling with out of status F-1 visa [duplicate]

I wanted to make sure I can travel within the US with out-of-status F-1 visa. I got here about a month ago but I didn't attend the school due to some personal reasons. The graduate school deferred my ...
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finding flights with flexible origination points [duplicate]

I will be wandering in Europe and flying back to Chicago on a one way ticket. I will adjust my trip to end up in the city I fly home from. I don't care if it's Paris or Berlin or Barcelona or any ...
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Can KLM Checked-in baggage be **not suitcase**?

Can KLM checked-in baggage be not suitcase ? I've found that in rules it's called "suitcase": Check-in baggage: 1 suitcase* of max. 23 kg / 50 lbs So far I was mostly flying with "Star Alliance"...
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travel insurance only for missed or canceled flights [duplicate]

I am traveling to Indonesia the next month and I am told that flights are often delayed or canceled. Therefore one can easily miss a connection or miss the first (already paid) night in some hotel. I ...
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Being separated from one's young children on a flight

I recently flew with Thomson and I was separated from my 3 year old child on the flight home. He was sitting a row behind and across the aisle from myself. I asked several times if we could be moved ...
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What is the bright light between Singapore and Tokyo?

I don't know if this is an appropriate place to ask this, so if that's the case please let me know. Every time I fly between Singapore and Tokyo I spot a bright light somewhere in the South China Sea ...
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Bringing cash into the USA [closed]

For a First time immigrant travelling to the United States, Is there a limit in bringing in cash? I understand that when travelling to the U.S., you are only allowed to bring in a Limit of $10,000.00....
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Why is it uncommon to fill airliners from both ends?

In Norway, it is common at airports with jet bridges (of which there are at least four) for aircraft (largely 737s and A320s) to be boarded and exited through both ends: the passengers with seats in ...
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Traveling without passport - just a Green Card - between US and UK?

My passport is with Indian Embassy who are processing a visitors visa but cannot promise to return it prior to a planned visit to UK. I am a British citizen living permanently in USA and in possession ...
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I plan to go US, Can I take my portable charge to the airplane? It is a EasyAcc 20000mAh power bank [duplicate]

I plan to go US, Can I take my portable charger( lilon battery, portable power bank) to the airplane? the capacity is 20000mah.Different countries make rules about whether Power Banks are allowed to ...
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What counts as a bag and what counts as a vest?

Say you get a Hydration vest where the entire back of the vest is a gigantic pocket. Or even worse, a Technical Vest. Is this a bag? Where does a bag start and where does clothing stop? The question ...
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Qatar Airways Eco Power Outlet A350

I recently booked an itinerary, containing a leg on Qatar's A350. I found an image on seatguru showing power outlets. Did somebody fly the A350 in eco and can tell me if I can use a standard German ...
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How to get baggage at the carousel skipping connecting flight

I had booked a return travel flight from Kolkata (CCU) to Hamburg (HAM) on 31. Oct 2015 via Jet Airways. The travel plan is from Kolkata (CCU) to Mumbai (BOM) and then to Brussels (BRU) and finally to ...
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Can I renew my passport after giving the passport number to the airline?

I just booked tickets to Tokyo; the process included providing the airline with my passport number. My passport expires three months after returning to the US. My understanding is that this won't be ...
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Why do airplanes not use two regular 3.5mm jacks?

I'm flying this Friday again and can't find my two-to-one 3.5 mm jack adapter and I was wondering why did they decided to go this way? One like this: I know why they were using the two prongs, ...
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Do Filipino citizens need a transit visa when traveling through Paris and Hong Kong to Manila?

Our crew disembarking from Panama are booked on the following flights: PTY-CDG — Panama-Paris CDG-HKG — Paris-Hong Kong HKH-MNL — Hongkong-Manila Does our crew need to have a visa/documentation ...
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When buying flight with AAdvantage points do you still pay $ at the end?

So I am looking at signing up for the Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® MasterCard® However, I am pretty confused at how all of the miles redemption options work. I understand that the AAnytime ...