Monthly Archives: April 2008

No United Continental Merger

CNN is reporting that there will not be a Continental United merger after all. Continental’s CEO told employees today that the airline was better off alone than merged. A United Continental merger would have created the world’s largest airline.

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Beijing Capital International Airport Terminal 3

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Beijing Capital International Airport Terminal 3 460 Originally uploaded by JoeDuck PEK = BCIA = Beijing International Airport. Arriving by Taxi to the new Terminal 3 building, a massive terminal that with the Olympics will soon be one of the …

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PEK Beijing – Know Your Terminal!

If you are travelling to or from Beijing’s Airports, keep these items in mind: BCIA stands for “Beijing Capital International Airport” and is commonly used when referencing the Beijing Airport even though PEK is the same Airport. Know your Terminal! …

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BCIA Beijing Airport, China

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BCIA Airport 857Originally uploaded by JoeDuck The massive Terminal 3 at Beijing International Airport was completed in February of 2008. BCIA is poised to become one of the top five world airports this year: http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90778/90857/90860/6316193.html

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Beijing Airport PEK

Tomorrow I will be reporting live from the Beijing Airport if I can find a free WIFI hotspot. My trip to China was more about train travel than planes this time because I wanted to see the countryside, and did …

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