My first son Harriharan has joined MS in State University of Buffalo and he left on 7th Aug 2008 by Emirates. There was a transhipment at Dubai and after that he left for New York. He had to spend over 8 hrs to get the connecting flight to Buffalo and reached on 8th morning at 1.30am. Anyone pursuing course in SUNY Buffalo can get in touch with him.
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