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Sailors who are travelling for duty travel often travel with a seaman's log book instead of their passport. This means that at check-in, they must often produce valid credentials including the name of their ship and its itinerary. Otherwise they cannot be accepted on board a flight. Most airlines give very privileged treatment to passengers with this SSR, ...


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Amadeus defines it as "Bassinet/Carry cot/Baby basket," so I suppose its origin is "bassinet/cot."


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Short answer: Fuxing and Shuttle are two specific service classes on the Taiwan Railways. They refer to semi-express and local trains respectively. The numbers are TrainCode, which identify the train services. There are 2-6 trains per hours between Keelung and Taipei on weekdays, with more trains during the peak hours. The last train departs from Keelung at ...


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From Nate's comment: It doesn't look like this is a standard industry term. Indeed, the top hit for "hotel purser service" is a job posting for a Purser at that very same hotel, followed by lots of irrelevant hits. So maybe it's something that this particular hotel invented. But the job posting can give you some idea of what a Purser does at this hotel: ...


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From an immigration advisor in the UK: It depends who you are talking to. Entry clearance means the sticker in a passport granting someone permission to come to the UK for a specific purpose. Technically a visa is entry clearance for a visa national. A visa national is someone travelling on one of the passports listed in Appendix 2 of ...


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WBCI = Web Based [Check In | Customer Interaction], depending on how long person has been in the industry. Evidence: hard to find online, but here's an out of date example that Tiger uses it for web checkin: Second evidence: https://www.acronymfinder.com/WBCI.html


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“On hold” means the airline is holding the reservation for you for whatever reason (Usually waiting payment confirmation, but could also be a change in flights). “Standby” occurs when a passenger travels on a flight without a prior reservation for that specific flight. For example: A missed flight may require a passenger to fly standby on the next flight ...


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A passenger being on-hold, doesn’t have a clear meaning, it could be the passenger is held at security for investigations or at the gate for border control. A passenger on standby: On most modern airlines, flying standby occurs when a passenger travels on a flight without a prior reservation for that specific flight. ... They will then attempt to travel ...


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Answer compiled from the comments on the question. In China there are different rules in different parts of the country, so you will need local knowledge to get the answer. Best ask your host, if they have had earlier visitors who needed to register they will know which station to use. In need, visit the nearest police station and expect to be send on to an ...


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