Bringing your dog to the Philippines is an idea to think of very fastidiously and very correctly because it takes nice planning and effort on how your pet survives the stress that she or he will encounter on the flight.
We told him to think about it as soon as he got out of surgery, but reiterated that going home would be a smart move, besides he could always come back. This of course we knew would never happen. We were going to send him anyway so we actually saw this as a stroke of luck, something we didn’t always get there; I mean other than the possible loss of someone’s leg.
Once you get to your seat, as mentioned earlier, you should be familiar with the seat belt installation of the car seat. Have your manual handy. Remember that your seat does not have to go by a window but it can’t block another passengers’ access to the aisle. If there is a problem with this, immediately contact a Flight Attendant if you’re not able to resolve this yourself.
I share your frustration. On this aspect of the pond I’ve also run into many online reserving issues and I admit the error messages will not be useful. This morning I simply read that Delta Airlines is now going to be selling flights on Facebook. I ponder if it should set off a message to pals saying I simply booked a flight to Atlanta or some such nonsense.
Instead the steward called over another stewardess who looked at it, reached up, adjusted the angle, pulled it down, and latched it. She tried to push on it to see if it would fly open and kill somebody but nothing happened. The problem was solved, and the real Captain didn’t even have to get involved. The crew went about its business and there was silence for a few seconds, but not for long.