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WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

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WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

Important news ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcbO3hl3_F0

they never disappoint :-)

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1. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

This has to better - will fix that recent thread problem about the date of check in when check in was just before midnight and departure was after midnight.

With the AM/PM and the 24 hour clock it's about time (no pun intended) we had a single system - whilst we are at it can we do away with time zones please as I find I can't remember when to change my watch, I just remembered this morning to change my clocks to UK summertime. Let's all vote for WestJet time.

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2. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

Good one.

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3. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

Yep - I love how easy the conversion is!

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4. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

My stupid iPhone must be the US version not the Canadian one. It won't convert to metric time. Is there an App for that?

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5. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

It's a conspiracy as European iphones do not show the option for metric time....

Oh Canada, you've created the Esperanto of giving time.

Bazinga intended of course...

Edited: 7:46 am, April 01, 2014
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6. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

Take a look at the date

:)

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7. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

I think that everyone knows the date, and WestJet have a reputation for this type of entertainment. They are quite good at it actually.. :)

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8. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

I saw that on my Facebook and was like ......."whhhhaaaattt?" Then I remembered the date and the kids in the hold stuff from last year?? :)

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9. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

Clever idea and the conversion explanation was funny, but honestly I thought the previous years were funnier.

Bravo for keeping the tradition going though.

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10. Re: WestJet adopts metric time for flight departures & arrivals

Got to love a company with a sense of humo(u)r