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User currently offlineYVRLTN From Canada, joined Oct 2006, 2449 posts, RR: 0
Posted (2 years 5 hours ago) and read 6279 times:

Not done this for a while, what is the most extreme location you have visited in each direction of the compass? The same for airports (which you have actually flown into).

N - Tallinn (Vanalin) Estonia / airport TLL
E - Tokyo (Narita airport is actually the furthest east I went) / airport NRT
S - Parktown, Johannesburg / airport JNB
W - Tofino, BC / airport YPW (Powell River BC)


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User currently offlinewilco737 From Greenland, joined Jun 2004, 8994 posts, RR: 76
Reply 1, posted (2 years 3 hours ago) and read 6252 times:
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N - Ilulissat, Greenland (JAV)
E - Tokyo Narita (NRT)
S - Buenos Aires (EZE)
W - Vancouver (YVR)

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User currently offlinedc9northwest From Switzerland, joined Feb 2007, 2284 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (2 years ago) and read 6227 times:

N - Longyearbyen, Svalbard (LYR)
E - Larnaca, Cyprus (LCA)
W - Honolulu, Hawaii (HNL)
S - Kahului, Hawaii (OGG)

booked flights: changes E to Tokyo Narita (NRT)


User currently offlinePlymSpotter From Spain, joined Jun 2004, 11645 posts, RR: 60
Reply 3, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 6206 times:

N - Pyramiden, Svalbard, Norway - 78,42N
E - Davao Airport, Philippines - 125,39E
W - Dallas Fort Worth Airport, Texas, USA - 97,02W
S - Ushuaia, Argentina - 54,50S



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User currently offlinegemuser From Australia, joined Nov 2003, 5635 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 6206 times:

S - Wilson's Promontory Victoria, Australia/ MEL
W - Cabo da Roca Portugal /LIS
E - Boston USA ?BOS
N - Helsinki, Finland /HEL

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User currently offlineairtrainer From Belgium, joined Aug 2003, 1557 posts, RR: 12
Reply 5, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 6201 times:

N - Dublin, Ireland
E - Brisbane, Australia
W- San Francisco, United States
S - Melbourne, Australia

Quoting PlymSpotter (Reply 3):
S - Ushuaia, Argentina - 54,50S

Will be hard to beat that  



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User currently offlineCXfirst From Norway, joined Jan 2007, 3058 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 6198 times:

Airports having flown into or out (have been to places further North, South, East, West, etc.)

N - Harstad/Narvik Airport, Norway EVE 68°29'29"N
E - Nadi International Airport, Fiji NAN 177°26'36"E
W - Los Angeles International, USA LAX 118°24'29"W
S - Avalon Airport, Australia AVV 38°02'22"S

-CXfirst



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User currently offlinealoges From Germany, joined Jan 2006, 8702 posts, RR: 43
Reply 7, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 6186 times:

N: the North Cape in Norway
S: Santiago de Chile
E: Old Delhi
W: SFO (just the airport, not the city)



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User currently offlineredzeppelin From United States of America, joined Feb 2012, 572 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 6180 times:

Airports:
N: ANC
W: ANC
E: DME
S: CUN

Places are the same, with the exception of Gorlovka/Horlivka Ukraine being just a bit further east than DME.



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User currently offlineAkiestar From Philippines, joined May 2009, 784 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 6172 times:

N: Stockholm (via NYO)
S: Singapore (SIN)
E: Wilton, Connecticut (flew via JFK westward from Europe)
W: Lisbon (LIS)


User currently offlineEWRCabincrew From United States of America, joined May 2006, 5523 posts, RR: 56
Reply 10, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 6158 times:

N: ANC

E: MAJ

W: MDY - Midway Atoll

S: CHC



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User currently offlineFlyingHollander From Netherlands, joined Jul 2011, 217 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 12 hours ago) and read 6136 times:

Airports:

N: DUB
E: ATH
S: FLL
W: SEA

Places:

N: Ny Alesund, Svalbard, Norway
E: ATH
S: Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela
W: Skagway, Alaska, USA



If it ain't Dutch, it ain't much.
User currently offlinesrbmod From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 12, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 6132 times:

North: BOS
South: MCO
East: BOS
West: PDX


User currently offlineViscount724 From Switzerland, joined Oct 2006, 25154 posts, RR: 22
Reply 13, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 6127 times:

N: Resolute Bay, Canada (YRB), 74°43'01"N
S: Christchurch, New Zealand (CHC), 43°29'22"S
E: Nadi, Fiji (NAN), 177°26'36"E
W: Honolulu (HNL), 157°55'21"W


User currently onlineRyanairGuru From Australia, joined Oct 2006, 5434 posts, RR: 4
Reply 14, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 6104 times:

N: Bergen (BGO)
S: Launceston (LST)
E: Nadi (NAN)
W: Honolulu (HNL)

Pretty pleased with that - the area between those points covers most of the globe  



Worked Hard, Flew Right
User currently offlinebyronicle6 From New Zealand, joined Oct 2011, 415 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 6085 times:

N: Copenhagen, Denmark (CPH)
S: Dunedin, New Zealand (DUD)
E: Whakatane, New Zealand (WHK)
W: Honolulu, HI, USA (HNL)


User currently onlineRyanairGuru From Australia, joined Oct 2006, 5434 posts, RR: 4
Reply 16, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 2 hours ago) and read 6083 times:

Quoting RyanairGuru (Reply 14):
S: Launceston (LST)
Quoting byronicle6 (Reply 15):
S: Dunedin, New Zealand (DUD)

Edit: I'd completely forgotten that I've been to DUD!
(and CHC is further south than LST as well)



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User currently offlineQuokkas From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 17, posted (1 year 12 months 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 6078 times:

Furthest E and W - 180° - sailing from Rotterdam to Fremantle via Panama Canal and crossing the International dateline.  

Airports:
North - HAM 53° 27' 49" N
West - CMN 7° 35' 24" W
South and East - LST 41° 32' 43" S 147° 12' 51" E


User currently offlineqf002 From Australia, joined Jul 2011, 2967 posts, RR: 2
Reply 18, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 6069 times:

Places:

N -- Vengsøya, Norway
E -- somewhere in the Raukumara Forest Park (NE New Zealand)
S -- Christchurch, New Zealand
W -- Vancouver

N -- TOS
E -- GIS (only just further east than NAN)
S -- CHC
W -- YVR

Quoting RyanairGuru (Reply 14):
N: Bergen (BGO)

Wow! I though Tromsø was a long way north!!


User currently onlineRyanairGuru From Australia, joined Oct 2006, 5434 posts, RR: 4
Reply 19, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 6052 times:

Quoting qf002 (Reply 18):
Wow! I though Tromsø was a long way north!!

Que? Tromso is further north than Bergen, in fact I barely left the tropical southern part of Norway!



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User currently offlineFlyingHollander From Netherlands, joined Jul 2011, 217 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 6038 times:

Quoting FlyingHollander (Reply 11):
E: ATH

St. Petersburg, Russia is further east. Forgot about that.



If it ain't Dutch, it ain't much.
User currently offlineCXB77L From Australia, joined Feb 2009, 2606 posts, RR: 5
Reply 21, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 6036 times:
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North: Whistler, BC, Canada: 50°7′15″N
South: Melbourne, Australia: 37°48′49″S
East: Auckland, New Zealand: 174°44′23.53″E
West: Vancouver, BC, Canada: 123°6′W



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User currently offlineAirframeAS From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 14150 posts, RR: 24
Reply 22, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 6015 times:

N: ANC
E: DCA
S: PHX
W: HNL



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User currently offlineYflyer From United States of America, joined Feb 2007, 1019 posts, RR: 1
Reply 23, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 6015 times:

Airports:

North: Anchorage, Alaska (ANC)
South: Bangalore, India (BLR)
East: Bangalore again
West: Kahului, Hawaii (OGG)

Places:
North: Denali National Park
South: Mysore, India
East: Still Bangalore
West: Lahaina, Hawaii

I have flights booked to both SYD and MEL, so in a few months time I'll be able to claim MEL as my southernmost point, and SYD as the easternmost (even though I'll travel west to get there...)

Edited to replace HAM with ANC, as I totally forgot I was there last year...

[Edited 2012-08-29 12:38:24]

User currently offlineredzeppelin From United States of America, joined Feb 2012, 572 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 6013 times:

Quoting AirframeAS (Reply 22):
N: ANC
E: DCA
S: PHX
W: HNL

HNL is further south than PHX.



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User currently offlineicelander From Iceland, joined Dec 2011, 47 posts, RR: 0
Reply 25, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 6000 times:

Northernmost GRY (66.55°N)
Southernmost MCO (28.43°N)
Westernmost SFO (122.37°W)
Easternmost NRT (140.39°E)

Mark.


User currently offlineqf002 From Australia, joined Jul 2011, 2967 posts, RR: 2
Reply 26, posted (1 year 12 months 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 5973 times:

Quoting RyanairGuru (Reply 19):
Que? Tromso is further north than Bergen, in fact I barely left the tropical southern part of Norway!

I am a massive idiot -- I tapped it into GC Mapper, and then read the latitude rather than the longitude.   

To be fair, I had spent all day reading cases and writing essays and my brain was about to explode!


User currently offlineunityofsaints From Ireland, joined Nov 2011, 49 posts, RR: 0
Reply 27, posted (1 year 12 months 2 days 22 hours ago) and read 5971 times:

My list is going to be very unimpressive:

N: ARN (59.65°N 17.92°E)
S: SJU (18.44°N 66°W)
W: OGG (20.90°N 156.43°W)
E: PEK (40.08°N 116.58°E)


User currently offlineEIDAA From Ireland, joined Oct 2006, 829 posts, RR: 16
Reply 28, posted (1 year 12 months 2 days 22 hours ago) and read 5970 times:
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N: OSL
S: MEL
E: SYD
W: SFO



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User currently offlineaerorobnz From Rwanda, joined Feb 2001, 7184 posts, RR: 13
Reply 29, posted (1 year 12 months 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 5965 times:

Of the airports I have flown to
ANC 61°10'27"N
IVC 46°24'54"S
ROT 176°19'02"E
RAR 159°48'20"W

However I have visited the following airports without flying from them
Fairbanks 64°48'54"N
Gisborne 177°58'42"E

And been to East Cape,NZ, Where supposedly the sun rises first every day.


User currently offlineNorthStarDc4M From Canada, joined Apr 2000, 3011 posts, RR: 37
Reply 30, posted (1 year 12 months 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 5940 times:
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N, YEG
E, LGW
W, YYJ
S, MIA

Sadly not changing anytime soon  



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User currently offlinen88kb From Australia, joined Jun 2010, 56 posts, RR: 0
Reply 31, posted (1 year 12 months 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 5908 times:

What a great post!

For Me its:

N-LHR
E-NAN
W-LIH
S-CHC

Cheers,
N88KB


User currently offlineAirframeAS From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 14150 posts, RR: 24
Reply 32, posted (1 year 12 months 6 hours ago) and read 5807 times:

Quoting redzeppelin (Reply 24):

But....HNL is further west than PHX is. That's why I put it like that.



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User currently offlineCoal From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 2020 posts, RR: 9
Reply 33, posted (1 year 11 months 4 weeks 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 5765 times:

N - BGO
E - NRT
S - HBA
W - SFO

Cheers
Coal



Nxt Flts: VA SYD-CBR-SYD | CX SYD-HKG-SYD | QF SYD-DFW | AA DFW-MIA-DFW | QF DFW-SYD
User currently offlinetennis69 From Qatar, joined Apr 2007, 401 posts, RR: 0
Reply 34, posted (1 year 11 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 5710 times:
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According to FlightMemory:

N - AMS
S - SYD
E - SYD
W - SFO


User currently offlinemfricke From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 271 posts, RR: 0
Reply 35, posted (1 year 11 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 5707 times:

East and west are somewhat subjective, based upon your starting point. I assume it is based upon the Prime Meridian.

Here's my "extreme" airports, based upon my Flightmemory stats:

N: Barrow, Alaska
S: Ushuaia, Argentina
E: Napier-Hastings, New Zealand
W: Nome, Alaska



ONT - Southern California's Ontario!
User currently offlineThrottleHold From South Africa, joined Jul 2006, 657 posts, RR: 1
Reply 36, posted (1 year 11 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 5698 times:

N: Thule (THU)
S: Christchurch (CHC)
E: Auckland (AKL)
W: Anchorage (ANC)


User currently offlinejporterfi From United States of America, joined Feb 2012, 443 posts, RR: 0
Reply 37, posted (1 year 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 5633 times:

N: LHR
E: COK
S: COK
W: SFO


User currently offlineBoeingGuy From United States of America, joined Dec 2010, 3065 posts, RR: 7
Reply 38, posted (1 year 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 5631 times:

Quoting YVRLTN (Thread starter):
W - Tofino, BC / airport YPW (Powell River BC)

Sorry to correct a Canadian, but Tofino is nowhere near Powell River. The latter is on the B.C. mainland; the former on the west side of Vancouver Island.

Quoting airtrainer (Reply 5):
Quoting PlymSpotter (Reply 3):
S - Ushuaia, Argentina - 54,50S

Will be hard to beat that

Yep, I've done Ushuaia too on an AR MD-80 out of the newer airport. Wonderful place down there, as is all of Argentina.


User currently offlineLonghornmaniac From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 3289 posts, RR: 45
Reply 39, posted (1 year 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 5626 times:

N: BGO
S: USH
E: WLG
W: HNL

Cheers,
Cameron


User currently offlineRwy04LGA From United States of America, joined Jul 2005, 3176 posts, RR: 8
Reply 40, posted (1 year 11 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 5459 times:

From NY: Furthest flown into (runnersup)

N - ANC (KEF)
S - CHC (SCL/EZE/CPT)
E - BOM (DXB)
W - BKK (MEL)



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User currently offlineBirdwatching From Germany, joined Sep 2003, 3818 posts, RR: 51
Reply 41, posted (1 year 11 months 3 weeks 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 5458 times:

Here's my map of overland travel, northernmost and southernmost I'm the same as PlymSpotter , although he took that trip up to Pyramiden in Svalbard while I stayed behind in Longyear so he's been further up north.
East and West are meaningless in my opinion since the prime meridian is just a random line and you could be the easternmost and westernmost person at the same time (you'd have to be on a ship though). In my case this would be Anchorage and Tokyo.



Soren   

[Edited 2012-09-08 14:08:45]


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User currently offlineDocGATTACA From Singapore, joined May 2011, 46 posts, RR: 0
Reply 42, posted (1 year 11 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 5434 times:

N: EDI

E: NAN

S: AKL

W: HNL


User currently offlineYVRLTN From Canada, joined Oct 2006, 2449 posts, RR: 0
Reply 43, posted (1 year 11 months 2 weeks 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 5198 times:

Quoting BoeingGuy (Reply 38):
Quoting YVRLTN (Thread starter):
W - Tofino, BC / airport YPW (Powell River BC)

Sorry to correct a Canadian, but Tofino is nowhere near Powell River. The latter is on the B.C. mainland; the former on the west side of Vancouver Island.

I know, I live here   Furthest west I have been is Tofino, but I drove there. Furthest airport to the west I have flown from is Powell River.



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User currently offlineMSPNWA From United States of America, joined Apr 2009, 1936 posts, RR: 2
Reply 44, posted (1 year 11 months 2 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 5186 times:

N - ANC
E - JFK
S - OGG
W - HNL


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