NorthStarDC4M From Canada, joined Apr 2000, 3174 posts, RR: 34 Posted (15 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 2314 times:
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ok guys, any of you who have taken part im my live trivia quizzes in the chat room know im just full of info, and have about 60000 stupper questions, so here im gonna pose some of them.
1> No prizes, sorry
2> No trick questions
3> No "fluid" questions (ie no questions like how many 737s does SWA have today)
4> I will TRY to be worldwide...
and last but most important:
Besides NorthWest, what other US BASED airline has operated DC-10-40s in passenger service?
What was the 1st passenger air-route in the US? (bonus for the operator and/or year)
What was the registration of the BA 747 that lost all power over Indonesia due to volcanic ash ingestion? (callsign Speedbird 9, June 24 1982)
What year did the existing Lufthansa start operations?
What was the 1st 747 to be written off, and where?
Who lost a 747 near Kuala Lumpur on February 18th, 1989?
Name 5 destinations EasyJet serves within the UK?
What was the last destination for an aircraft to fly to on a scheduled flight from Hong Kong-Kai Tak? (and no i dont mean CLK)
What airline was the 6th to join the STAR Alliance?
What does BWIA currently stand for?
What airline operates the last 707 scheduled passenger service?
What was the 1st airline to retire the A330?
What Canadian airline was the only one to have ordered MD-80 series aircraft?
How many 747s crashed in 1985?
What type will Continental operate to Glasgow this summer?
Name 4 European Operators serving Tampa (TPA)
What airplane company did United gets its start from?
Whats the oldest airline in South America?
What airline's Lancastrian was discovered in 1999 in the Andes near Santiago?
True of False, the 737 was at one time considered for use aboard USNavy Aircraft Carriers?
Thats it... you've got till Midnight ET Saturday...
Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
N863DA From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 48 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (15 years 2 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 2208 times:
1. World Airlines
2. Tampa-St Petersburg Airboat Line, Feb. 1914
3. G-BDXH (City of Edinburgh)
5. Lufthansa 747-131, Nairobi, 1974.
6. Flying Tigers
7. Liverpool, Luton, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Glasgow
10. British West Indies Airways
12. Air Inter
14. 2 (JAL/AI)
16. BA, Lufthansa, AOM, LTU (I got this answer from the guy above, I confess!)
17. Boeing - but the question is badly phrased
19. BSAA (British South American Airways)
20. False- they were C-130s they were thinking about
Why do I even bother... because I HAVE NO LIFE!!!!
GKirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 25337 posts, RR: 54
Reply 20, posted (15 years 2 months 3 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 2054 times:
I just looked a few up in a book
1 = Sun Country I believe
2 = New York-Washington, Pan Am?
3 = City Of Edinburgh, cant remember the reg
4 = 1924?
5 = Some Hijacked 747, somewhere in the middle east. I think it was Saudia, but thats a guess
6 = ?
7 = Luton,Liverpool,Glasgow,Edinburgh,Aberdeen
8 = ?
9 = SQ?
10 = British West Indies Airways
11 = Sudan Airways?
12 = ?
13 = ?
14 = 2 , AI and JAL
15 = DC10-30 in 242pax config
16 = BA,LTU,DE (Condor) , AOM?
17 = Boeing
18 = Lan Chile?
19 = ?
20 = True
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