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Old 01-28-2011, 06:01 PM
MCPayne MCPayne is offline
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Originally Posted by f-mattox View Post
Sonny, not to scare you or anything, but the last time we sailed out of Port Everglades our direct flight from L.A. was supposed to arrive at 11:30 a.m. for a 4:00 p.m. departure; but there was a 4 hour delay leaving L.A.; fortunately, we booked the air through Princess. We heard that there were 2 other flights even later than ours and we finally sailed at 6:30.
Wow, f-mattox, I'm surprised they waited for those flights. Maybe because the flights were booked through them. On my last cruise, I thought I heard on the walkie-talkies that the RCI airport personnel had that a flight that was supposed to get in around 10:00 am was delayed until 1:15, and this was a 4:30 ship departure from Port Canaveral. We sailed on time, but I did see at our second port (Jamaica) that people with suitcases were headed towards the ship as we were going ashore for the day.
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