Member since 11 Jan 2017
Total posts 5
Hi everyone- I am about to travel solo from SFO to SYD Business with B747 (New configuration: No first class),
Member since 08 Nov 2018
Total posts 3
3J is in front of the pilot. It gives an amazing feeling during taxi and takeoff. It is easier to access than the upper deck. It is very private part of the aircraft. There is almost no noise, except at takeoff and landing when the nose gear is moved. Enjoy the flight, they are both excellent seats.
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Member since 10 Jul 2013
Total posts 69
Have done both, and would definitely pick 3J. Being so close to the nose you can almost see forward, and truly the only noise is the wind across the nose. It’s pretty cool...!
Member since 24 Oct 2010
Total posts 988
I'd go for 3A, being in that truly pointy end of the jumbo is not something you often get!
Member since 08 Jun 2016
Total posts 24
I'd definitely go 3J. As others have said, that feeling in the pointy section is unique.
Member since 01 Nov 2016
Total posts 142
3J for sure. Sat in the lower deck and did the upper deck on the return. Definitely preferred the lower deck. Enjoy the flight on the 747 as we slowly start saying goodbye to this iconic aircraft.
Member since 27 Jul 2016
Total posts 21
Agree with 3Jhave sat in that row on a LAX/JFK sector and it's an experience not to be missed
Thank you so much everyone
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