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Yes I do believe it is, now that the situation there has improved. You are advised to present yourself at US Customs and Immigration at least sixty minutes before departure of your onward service. No, you will arrive as a domestic flight. (In principle US Customs and Immigration have the power to inspect you again, but usually they will not.) Not for an ...


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You do go through a security check at LHR, but it is pretty perfunctory (by British, attack-dog standards). If you are traveling to India on an Indian passport, they won't ask any questions.


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Claiming luggage (but there is an airside luggage check in Terminal 5 if you have additional luggage to check in London) Changing airport Flight is cancelled/delayed and you have to leave because the airport is closing for the night (there is a procedure for this, you will be allowed out) Getting arrested (but the border formalities will be skipped, I ...


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No, there is no need to pass through immigration control in this circumstance. Simply follow the purple signs to the new terminal. The inter-terminal bus system is before immigration control. See also: http://www.heathrowairport.com/heathrow-airport-guide/flight-connections/connection-guides. If you are flying BA then you are in Terminal 5 for both ...


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Yes, airline staff in general will do a check that you have the necessary documentation to enter your destination country. This is because they are subject to costs if they fly a person who is not permitted to enter the country. So if you do not have the necessary documentation you will not be permitted to board the aircraft. On the other hand, just because ...


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As explained in another thread on FlyerTalk, your baggage has cleared customs in Shannon so it may be transferred onto onward destinations. No further examination by US Customs is required at JFK. However, the layout at JFK Terminal 7 means that there is no easy facility to take bags onto the inter-terminal transfer system from the gate that BA 1 uses. Nor ...


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You really have no chance to meet prior to immigration in Terminal 4. International flights are funneled via hallways directly to the border control so the best you can hope for is meet in one of the hallways leading to that area or meet immediately following the customs right before you exit. Unfortunately there is no floor plan of the gates and hallways ...



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