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Old 08-11-2004, 04:10 PM   #1
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anyone flew with kuwait airlines? i can get a ticket for $350 inc tax for new years to new york and my mate is friggin freaking out cos of security
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Old 08-11-2004, 04:14 PM   #2
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sounds like a plane that would fly into new york...
wait did i say that wrong? whoops....
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OMG i cannot believe you said that
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Nah, Kuwaitis are staunchly pro-US, remember?
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okay im regretting that last post... moderator... a little bit of edting please!
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sometimes i dont think things all the way through before hitting enter... forgive me one and all PPPPPPPLEASE!
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OMG Full review
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Kuwait Airways operate cheap flights between London Heathrow and New York JFK on Boeing 777. I chose their service for the relatively good price, and didn't expect much. However, I was pleasantly surprised. There was a television screen set into the back of every chair, which showed a choice of viewing from new films to news programming throughout the flight, as well as offering information about the plane's location and the duration of the flight. It also gave a constantly updated indication of the direction of Mecca, for the Islamic passengers. There are also a selection of about ten music channels to listen to.

Food on the flight was of an exceptionally high standard, for airline food. Staff were polite and helpful, and the journey was comfortable and relaxing in both directions. The fact that alcohol isn't served on the flight may disappoint some though.



cant imagine my mate liking kuwait
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The fact that alcohol isn't served on the flight may disappoint some though.
Now that's a dealbreaker right there! I demand booze to make longhaul flights more tolerable...
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im 20 and flying continental to brazil.... am i going to be able to drink on that flight???
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I don't know if it's true, but considering I've been drinking on planes since I was 17, I guess it is: Since US carriers' planes are operating on FAA laws (and often in international airspace), drinking ages aren't enforced. Of course, this could all be urban legend - but here's one link I found about it:

http://www.usask.ca/communications/ocn/04-...n_whoknew.shtml
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Now that's a dealbreaker right there! I demand booze to make longhaul flights more tolerable...
with a name like beergal how the hell do they expect me to cope lol
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Two words: HIP FLASK.

Always a lifesaver...
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I find the generally middel eastern airlines, especially ones run by the rich oil companys are quite exceptional, I wouldent see a problem with Kuwait air.
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well thats it im gonna persuade her cos i dont think im gonna find it cheaper than $350 dollars unless they give it for free

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Just a drunk, driving on my merry way.. la la la la la
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