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. Why is that? Well, cabin crew have only 90 seconds to evacuate all passengers in case of emergencies. The process of evacuation itself should not take more than 90 seconds regardless of the size of …
answered Sep 2 '13 by Nean Der Thal
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places like Indonesia, it's rude to use your left hand for interaction. And I believe you know why already. Your legs will be numbed if you've squatted for too long. Just for your information. …
answered Oct 28 '11 by Sufendy
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I have always wondered why the windows shades have to be raised during take off and landing. I can't think of any safety issues by having a closed window. …
asked Sep 2 '13 by jogabonito
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Germans (direct) very well in German. I translated the essay with help from other people, especially the user Semicolon, because it seems to gather much interest. Why Americans (Brits, Canadians) do … you are looking like an anorexic scarecrow with a drug problem -- while a German girl asking would get the inkling that they are talking past each other. "Eyes? Why is she blathering about my eyes? I …
answered Nov 3 '14 by Thorsten S.
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asks "how to avoid toddlers". This question and similar questions, such as how do I avoid drunks, people who snore or sitting next to someone with bad body odor, or why should babies be allowed in …
answered May 26 '16 by Berwyn
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again. It's not just about the final balance. Can I use a co-sponsor? Yes, of course. But lots of applications fail because the decision-maker cannot understand why the sponsor is undertaking that …
answered Apr 4 '16 by Gayot Fow
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Portage, Wisconsin. Source: Wikimedia Commons. What exactly is prohibited here, and why? ¹In The Netherlands — strictly theoretical ;-) …
asked Jul 4 '17 by gerrit
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The problem here is not the corporate credit card, but that you're trying to do this without a physical card. A credit card number is good enough to make a reservation, which is why the phone call …
answered Dec 13 '17 by lambshaanxy
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accommodate you, walk out.On your way out you may want to inform the manager why you're leaving. (And of course, don't complain if they charge you something for it. That's fair). …
answered Jul 17 '17 by user40521
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originally scheduled flight, and a second delay for the flight in which the plane was pulled from. so why create two problems instead of one? If there's some big technical problem or the pilots …
answered Oct 13 '18 by Nean Der Thal
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which is so complex that they cannot predict it perfectly either. This is why "error fares" remain quite common. There is also a lot of inertia in this system. It is used by hundreds of airlines and …
answered Jun 16 '15 by Calchas
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. I think they do that a lot with Asian Hotels. That's why sometimes Agoda is cheaper, other than that it's just a psychological effect because they show prices per night and tax-exclusive, which …
answered May 16 '19 by Nean Der Thal
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: Why don't you just use the body scanner? What's the reason? Granddad: I don't like technology. I prefer the pat-down please. Screener: But most people are OK with the body scanner, even … people with implanted medical device. Why make this harder for everyone? Granddad: As I said a minute ago, I shun technology. Please pat me down. Screener: But what's the reason? If everybody …
asked Jun 5 '18 by Greek - Area 51 Proposal
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On a recent flight to Romania, the whole flight erupted with applause once we'd landed. This wasn't a "difficult" flight - no turbulence, delays, or hijackings. Just a bog standard flight. On the r …
asked May 13 '16 by Terence Eden
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will need to fill in several forms, stating your reason why you've overstayed, as well as all you personal data in Cyrillic letters (including your address, work-address, position at work, private phone …
answered Jan 18 by miep

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