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South Bend, Taiwan...same Thing  
User currently offlineCsturdiv From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 1457 posts, RR: 3
Posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 1604 times:

Ummm, how?!? Does this qualify for a Homer Simpson "D'Oh!"?

http://cbs2chicago.com/topstories/local_story_152164242.html

Craig


Posting from somewhere between KORD and KRFD
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User currently offlineATLFlyer323 From United States of America, joined Jan 2005, 614 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 1595 times:

"You didn't misplace my luggage; you misplaced my kid," she said.

lol...I found that line kinda funny. Anyways wow that's definitely not your everyday mishap.

~Brandon



Everyday, the fluffy temptation of wheat!
User currently offlineAirlinebrat From United States of America, joined Jan 2005, 652 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 1550 times:

I wish it took me 54 minutes to fly me from the US to Taipei last month. It took me 14-1/2 hours to get from LAX to Hong Kong and another hour and 15 minutes to get to Taipei. Quite a mixup eh? I don't think those itty bitty little planes can make it that far.......


I'm leavin on a jet plane. Don't know when I'll be back again....
User currently offlineBoeinglover24 From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 305 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 1547 times:

I'm surprised they went back to O'hare halfway into the flight


Uhhh What?
User currently offlineMastaHanky From United States of America, joined May 2006, 264 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 1510 times:

Quoting Boeinglover24 (Reply 3):
I'm surprised they went back to O'hare halfway into the flight

Me too. They should have just put the kid on the non-stop SBN-TPE when they arrived!  Big grin


User currently offlineDuff44 From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 1723 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1450 times:

Quoting MastaHanky (Reply 4):
They should have just put the kid on the non-stop SBN-TPE when they arrived!

Oh yeah! The daily CI A380! Wonder how full that one is...  Big grin



I'll rassle ya for a bowl of bacon!
User currently offlineChiGB1973 From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 1615 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1444 times:

Unaccompanied minors can be a handful.

All's well that ends well. Thank goodness they got it straightened out.

That sounds like fun though. An extra take-off and landing!

M


User currently offlineTjwgrr From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 2434 posts, RR: 3
Reply 7, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 1316 times:

Quoting MastaHanky (Reply 4):
They should have just put the kid on the non-stop SBN-TPE when they arrived!

Charter a G-V or a BBJ.....  Wink



Direct KNOBS, maintain 2700' until established on the localizer, cleared ILS runway 26 left approach.
User currently offlineChiGB1973 From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 1615 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (8 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days ago) and read 1241 times:

Quoting Tjwgrr (Reply 7):
Charter a G-V or a BBJ.....

Either one could make that flight without extra tanks or a stop. It is 6511 nm and according to a.net the G-V has a range of 6500 nm and the BBJ has a range of 6200 nm.

Maybe there is an update?

I know it was hypothetical and a trip in either would be awesome, even with a stop or two. Just thought I would throw some more info in here.

M


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