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Vol 003

Vol 003

After a few formative years in Springfield, roughly two of them with Obie in the house, working at the Pentagon, the other two with him Southeast Asia’s war zone or otherwise abroad, it was time again to move. The O’Bryans were heading back to Paris! At least, most of us were. Obie was already there,...
Not Quite Economy

Not Quite Economy

At my usual speed, a June post about a November trip is right on time. To all those, like me, who found themselves transferred from Star Alliance to oneworld when US Airways became American Airlines, I hope it’s useful for some time to come. In a nutshell, oneworld gives us access to British Airways. And...
Trip report: PRG-FRA-IAD

Trip report: PRG-FRA-IAD

This is a long time coming, writing an entry about a trip in March. But, better late than never, and nothing’s changed too dramatically in air travel in the past months. Getting this out of the way also clears the runway for a US Airways trip report from July…. So, after a few days in...
Trip report: IAD-FRA-PRG

Trip report: IAD-FRA-PRG

Trip reports are deathly dull to most, I’m guessing. But not to me, and certainly not to the diehard cadre of airline enthusiasts. This departure was late March – a Wednesday, I believe – Lufthansa to Frankfurt, then on to Prague, using miles for business class. Surprisingly, we were able to use the base Star...