Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 29 Aug 2014, 14:17

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Flying Business Class

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

How much would you be willing to pay for a business class upgrade on a 10+ hour flight?

  • 29% [15]
  • 43% [22]
  • 9% [5]
  • 0% [0]
  • 5% [3]
  • 11% [6]
Author Message
TAGS:
VP
VP
User avatar
Joined: 24 Sep 2006
Posts: 1360
Followers: 10

Kudos [?]: 183 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 06 Apr 2007, 22:19
GMATT73 wrote:
aaudetat wrote:
rhyme wrote:
aaudetat wrote:
i love being under 5'3". Sure, I can't ever reach anything, and I look like I'm twelve, but I'm never uncomfortable on planes. (and the one time I did fly first class -- Moscow to Chicago -- it was a total waste. The food was better, but I was no more comfortable than I would have been in coach.)


You look like your 12?

LOL


Well, I now have about a half-dozen gray hairs, so perhaps 16.


Pulled out my first two grey hairs yesterday. Must be related to all the pre-matriculation stress. Yuck!


Dude, I'm bald! Be proud of your gray hair.
Kaplan GMAT Prep Discount CodesKnewton GMAT Discount CodesVeritas Prep GMAT Discount Codes
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5253
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User Reviews Badge
 [#permalink] New post 07 Apr 2007, 02:58
sm176811 wrote:
The best business class I have traveled on was on Singapore Airlines. Their Space Beds are just stunning -

http://www.singaporeair.com/saa/en_UK/c ... demo1.html


Hey, those space beds look pretty cool. I like the privacy dividers.
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5253
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User Reviews Badge
 [#permalink] New post 07 Apr 2007, 08:10
Just checked with United Customer Service: 30K mileage points for a one way b-class upgrade to/from KIX (Osaka) to/from SeaTac (Seattle). I've got ~52K and she has ~41K accumulated so we thought we had it in the bag.

NOT. For starters, all upgradable tickets must be "M, H, Y, or B" class. Next, biz-class seats need to be available. We screwed up and unknowingly reserved "S" class tickets because that's what our local travel agent was pitching as the best deal.

It's a long shot at best, but I'm going to try asking the agent to change the ticket class last minute, provided the fare differential is less than $200. Anybody ever successfully done that before?
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5253
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User Reviews Badge
 [#permalink] New post 16 Jun 2007, 19:29
Good forum to look into for upgrade options. http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/index.php
Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 24 Apr 2007
Posts: 589
Followers: 3

Kudos [?]: 17 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User
 [#permalink] New post 16 Jun 2007, 22:28
At 6'5 and 245 pounds, I'd got at least 3-400. Unfortunately, I never see it that cheap.
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5253
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 126 [0], given: 0

GMAT Tests User Reviews Badge
 [#permalink] New post 17 Jun 2007, 00:35
bherronp wrote:
At 6'5 and 245 pounds, I'd got at least 3-400. Unfortunately, I never see it that cheap.


It's $500 w/United at check-in, provided the seat is available.
  [#permalink] 17 Jun 2007, 00:35
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
2 The number of people flying first class on domestic flights devinawilliam83 7 25 Feb 2012, 01:45
Business Casual to Class? Cyan 1 04 Apr 2010, 00:56
The number of people flying first class on domestic flights reply2spg 6 29 Jul 2009, 20:11
3 Experts publish their posts in the topic The number of people flying first class on domestic flights bigoyal 35 14 Jul 2009, 09:25
The number of people flying first class on domestic flights bigfernhead 12 25 Nov 2008, 11:28
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Flying Business Class

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Go to page   Previous    1   2   [ 26 posts ] 



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.