787-9 inaugural set for 22 Sept 2014

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  1. Wandering Aramean
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    Excited for those who can go. Sadly, I can't get back from Rome quickly enough to catch it.
     
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    I easily could have been on it. Oh well.
     
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    Why were 12 seats blocked in F? In case it had to flip back to a -8?
     
  5. ssullivan
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    Probably.
     
  6. Wandering Aramean
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    Yes, there were. Lots of upgrades at the gate and two on board.

    Just about 45 minutes left to go; flight has been incredibly smooth so far.
     
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    Yup they set capacity at the 788 level in case of a last minute swap.
     
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    They even parked the -8 at the adjacent gate, just in case. ;)
     
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    Now if UA could just do that for every flight, we'd have fewer IRROPs issues :)
     
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