We had been this way before -
using Preflight Parking out of Boston.
Somehow, this time was different.
it was because we really needed the care and comfort that this
wondrous off-airport parking experience provides. It had been a long
winter and we just wanted to park our car, get help with our ample
luggage, get into the Preflight bus and get on our plane.
the above was done seamlessly.
Overseen by supervisor Karim Elkaouakibi, the entire operation of
nine busses on each shift, four busses on the overnight shift, a lot
that has a capacity for 1,450 automobiles and an overflow lot for
500 more - the location just minutes from Logan Airport at 111
Eastern Avenue, Chelsea,Mass 02150 (617 884 2294) works like a
finely created clock.
is Cruz Zelaya manning the TV monitoring of the entire lot -
checking on the ins and outs of automobile traffic and sweeping
about the acreage of the lot to see what is going in. Top flight
There is no charge for jump
starting, air, or calls for mechanical help should a patron need any
of these things. Peace of mind.
In this first decade of
the 21st century, air travel is fraught with frustrations.
Thankfully, there is
PreFlight, a welcome tool and option. It is a streamlined, carefully
thought-through operation. It cuts the stress and makes the
really live up to claims that there is always room to park, that
coach service comes every five minutes, that security is top notch
and every site is staffed 24/7.