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Park
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Post by Park » Thu Jan 17, 2008 8:16 am

Anyone ever flown with these guys?

Thinking of paddling in India and this looks the cheapest flight option.

Are they kayak friendly?

Steve

ChrisMac
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Post by ChrisMac » Thu Jan 17, 2008 9:34 am

They were with me and our group of 4 flying to New York about 4 years ago. I booked them onto the plane as surf equipment but not a surfboard through customer service when booking the tickets. This worked fine but we would not have got them on the flight back if we hadn't arranged it in advance.

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Post by little tim » Thu Jan 17, 2008 9:38 am

No-one to zap at work today Ste?

Virgin should be the best of the choices, but not heard much about lufthansa. For £30 it's probably best just to bite the bullet and go with the company who can't easily refuse!

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Dom c
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Post by Dom c » Thu Jan 17, 2008 9:44 am

Virgin state on there website that they will happilly take kayaks..
Link here.
I believe this was in response to the BA surf Board Ban.

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D

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