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User currently offlineYVRLTN From Canada, joined Oct 2006, 2731 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 4 days 2 hours ago) and read 6797 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, 9276 posts, RR: 75
Reply 1, posted (3 years 4 days ago) and read 6770 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, 2313 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted (3 years 3 days 21 hours ago) and read 6745 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, 11993 posts, RR: 59
Reply 3, posted (3 years 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 6724 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 onlinegemuser From Australia, joined Nov 2003, 6095 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (3 years 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 6724 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, 1561 posts, RR: 11
Reply 5, posted (3 years 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 6719 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, 3212 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (3 years 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 6716 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, 9082 posts, RR: 41
Reply 7, posted (3 years 3 days 14 hours ago) and read 6704 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, 740 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (3 years 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 6698 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, 813 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (3 years 3 days 13 hours ago) and read 6690 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, 5529 posts, RR: 55
Reply 10, posted (3 years 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 6676 times:

N: ANC

E: MAJ

W: MDY - Midway Atoll

S: CHC



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User currently offlineFlyingHollander From Netherlands, joined Jul 2011, 261 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (3 years 3 days 8 hours ago) and read 6654 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 (3 years 3 days 8 hours ago) and read 6650 times:

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


User currently offlineViscount724 From Switzerland, joined Oct 2006, 27517 posts, RR: 22
Reply 13, posted (3 years 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 6645 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, 6374 posts, RR: 6
Reply 14, posted (3 years 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 6622 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 Australia, joined Oct 2011, 550 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (3 years 3 days ago) and read 6603 times:

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



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User currently onlineRyanairGuru From Australia, joined Oct 2006, 6374 posts, RR: 6
Reply 16, posted (3 years 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 6601 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 (3 years 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 6596 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, 3248 posts, RR: 2
Reply 18, posted (3 years 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 6587 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, 6374 posts, RR: 6
Reply 19, posted (3 years 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 6570 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!



Worked Hard, Flew Right
User currently offlineFlyingHollander From Netherlands, joined Jul 2011, 261 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (3 years 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 6556 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, 2766 posts, RR: 3
Reply 21, posted (3 years 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 6554 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: 23
Reply 22, posted (3 years 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 6533 times:

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



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User currently offlineYflyer From United States of America, joined Feb 2007, 1212 posts, RR: 1
Reply 23, posted (3 years 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 6533 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, 740 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (3 years 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 6531 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, 68 posts, RR: 0
Reply 25, posted (3 years 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 6518 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, 3248 posts, RR: 2
Reply 26, posted (3 years 1 day 22 hours ago) and read 6491 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, 58 posts, RR: 0
Reply 27, posted (3 years 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 6489 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, 835 posts, RR: 16
Reply 28, posted (3 years 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 6488 times:

N: OSL
S: MEL
E: SYD
W: SFO



Most Flown:- G-BUVA (20 Flights), EI-DEB (12 Flights), EI-JFK (11 Flights)
User currently offlineaerorobnz From Rwanda, joined Feb 2001, 7743 posts, RR: 16
Reply 29, posted (3 years 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 6483 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, 3145 posts, RR: 35
Reply 30, posted (3 years 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 6458 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 (3 years 22 hours ago) and read 6426 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: 23
Reply 32, posted (2 years 12 months 4 days 3 hours ago) and read 6325 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, 2266 posts, RR: 6
Reply 33, posted (2 years 12 months 3 days 14 hours ago) and read 6283 times:

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

Cheers
Coal


User currently offlinetennis69 From United States of America, joined Apr 2007, 410 posts, RR: 0
Reply 34, posted (2 years 12 months 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 6228 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, 282 posts, RR: 0
Reply 35, posted (2 years 12 months 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 6225 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, 686 posts, RR: 1
Reply 36, posted (2 years 12 months 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 6216 times:

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


User currently offlinejporterfi From United States of America, joined Feb 2012, 456 posts, RR: 0
Reply 37, posted (2 years 12 months 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 6151 times:

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


User currently offlineBoeingGuy From United States of America, joined Dec 2010, 3812 posts, RR: 7
Reply 38, posted (2 years 12 months 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 6149 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, 3483 posts, RR: 44
Reply 39, posted (2 years 12 months 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 6144 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: 9
Reply 40, posted (2 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 5977 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, 3967 posts, RR: 50
Reply 41, posted (2 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 7 hours ago) and read 5976 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, 48 posts, RR: 0
Reply 42, posted (2 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days ago) and read 5952 times:

N: EDI

E: NAN

S: AKL

W: HNL


User currently offlineYVRLTN From Canada, joined Oct 2006, 2731 posts, RR: 0
Reply 43, posted (2 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 5716 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, 2335 posts, RR: 2
Reply 44, posted (2 years 11 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 5704 times:

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


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