Year Archive for 2022
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on Thu 22 Dec 2022
Story: Tier Point Run to Hawaii in Dec 2022
Tags: British Airways | BUD | Budapest | EWR | Hilton | HNL | Honolulu | JFK | LAX | LHR | London | Los Angeles | New York | Trips | United Airlines | USA
Another enjoyable, if slightly frustrating, trip earning Tier Points, which included my first ever overnight delay caused by a flight cancellation.
I was first off the aircraft and power-walked through Arrivals. The place was as good as empty. It's a lovely terminal.
My flight home was due to depart from Gate C126. United Airlines (UA) advertise they start boarding 50 mins before departure time, so I headed down there early.
Well this wasn't the trip I thought I would be doing today! Stuck in New York due to (primarily) a BA IT cockup which held me up by over 4 hours
It was a great feeling to walk from the AA inbound flight straight into a nice suite of lounges, where I could wait for my BA flight back to Heathrow.
The AA Flagship Lounge attendants recognised me. It's really nice when you get some personal interaction with the lounge team.
Time to head back to the UK. Although the weather has been awful today, my trip has ended with a wonderful sunset.