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'Airliners' Magazine New Issue One Of The Best  
User currently offlineTom in NO From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 7194 posts, RR: 33
Posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3444 times:

Like everyone else, I have been patiently awaiting my first issue of 'Airline Review"' magazine. However, today, in my mailbox, comes my bi-monthly reminder of why 'Airliners' magazine is the best one going:

1) 12-page article on Hughes Airwest/AirWest (Part 2 of series on Pacific/West Coast/AW and RW)
2) article written by our friend Joe Pries on his photography hobby, and some samples
3) article on AMI's DC-8 (featured on a.net)
4) article on Arrow Air
5) another Robert Serling essay
6) article on TWA's JetStars
7) AS's 'Spirit of Disneyland' page
8) 'Tailpieces' features a blurb about some 13-year lost luggage that belonged to a state governor

The next issue features SAN-Lindbergh Field.

Tom in NO (at MSY)




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User currently offline456 From Netherlands, joined Feb 2001, 328 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3407 times:

For the Dutch people over here, where can i find this magazine nowadays? I had a shop (called 'Bruna') at the Eindhoven Railway Station, where they selled them. A seller told me, that that magazine was a best-seller over there.
But at this moment, the do not have the magazine anymore. But is there another shop around who is selling them? (at a railway station preferable)

tnx!
gr.
Marc


User currently offlineDoug_Or From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 3402 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3376 times:

I really enjoy airliners magazine. They seem to do more research than other magz, printing stories about airlines of yesteryear, acommpanied by hard to find photos, instead of reprinting company press releases and photos of a/c we could all see at our local airports or at least this webapge. For my modern airliner coverage i much prefer ATW.


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User currently offlineVain~ From Netherlands, joined Jul 2001, 35 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 3369 times:

they sell it at the "ako" on schiphol, but that's probably a bit out of the way for you, why don't you subsribe then they bring it to your house  Smile

User currently offlineGnomon From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 3242 times:

"Airliners" is finding a great niche for themselves, with multiple historical pieces in every issue. It makes for a great read -- and it's fascinating.

"Airways," on the other hand, which seems to focus more on news, is almost irrelevant and out of date every time it's published, thanks to Airliners.net and the wealth of news on this forum.


User currently offlineGaruda From Indonesia, joined Nov 2000, 584 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 3233 times:

I cannot agree more... Airliners is simply the best aviation magazine so far, but too bad it is the most expensive (for me, in Singapore) to subscribe to...

JA


User currently offlineChepos From Puerto Rico, joined Dec 2000, 6214 posts, RR: 11
Reply 6, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 3167 times:

I must say Airliners is a prety good magazine - good historical and recent articles and prety good photography, the only bad part of the magazine is that its bi monthly. I consider Airways a prety good magazine -its a monthly magazine sometimes with articles on airlines usually overseen .
Chepos



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User currently offline767er From Australia, joined Apr 2001, 1092 posts, RR: 4
Reply 7, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 3048 times:

Garuda

I can certainly sympathise about the price. They are bloody expensive here in Aussie too.

brent



Aircraft flown:F27,Viscount. EMB120, SAAB340, ATR70, 737-200.737-300,DC8, DC10,747-100,747-200,747-300,747-400, A320, A3
User currently offlineUN_B732 From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 4289 posts, RR: 4
Reply 8, posted (11 years 6 months 3 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 3029 times:

Yeah, I went to BORDERS, just sat and read it. Was just a typical Airliners, they are all real good, this one wasn't any better or worse... maybe even a little more boring. I would NEVER buy it at that price.
-Transaero Boeing 737-200



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