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Rampys - Ramp Parody Of Cops  
User currently offlineKaiGywer From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 12241 posts, RR: 35
Posted (6 years 2 months 23 hours ago) and read 4261 times:
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This one is pretty cool  Smile



It had 10,296 views when I posted this. Let's see how many a.netters click  Smile


911, where is your emergency?
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User currently offlineMark5388916 From United States of America, joined Aug 2007, 377 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (6 years 2 months 22 hours ago) and read 4209 times:

That was AWESOME! Really intresting perspective.

Mark



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User currently offlineMayor From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 10372 posts, RR: 14
Reply 2, posted (6 years 2 months 22 hours ago) and read 4202 times:

Great video! Brings back memories. I sure wish we had had a/c that we could stand up in the bins.

This reminds me that this is a good time to say this. To most of us that worked at the airlines, the rampys are our heroes, especially to those of us that worked in cargo. If you had a good relationship with them, they'd load anything you wanted on their flights and we appreciate that.
We had that relationship at SLC but I understand that ATL cargo did not have a good rapport with their ramp. I hope that is changing.

[Edited 2008-06-21 10:29:32]


"A committee is a group of the unprepared, appointed by the unwilling, to do the unnecessary"----Fred Allen
User currently offlineNwAflyer07 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (6 years 2 months 21 hours ago) and read 4107 times:

One time in MCO, the cargo people pulled up to our gates with 8 carts filled with over 300 boxes of flowers. They demanded we put them all on one flight to detroit... that flight had about 220 bags on it already so naturally we refused and chose to spread them out over 2-3 of our remaining flights that day. There was some aruging over that but, in the end, we did what we wanted to do.

User currently offlineAA737-823 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 5765 posts, RR: 11
Reply 4, posted (6 years 2 months 19 hours ago) and read 4028 times:

I especially liked the shot of the 16-year-old captain in the terminal. Gotta love commuter carriers!

The snowy ramp parts of the video remind me of my recently-ended days as Aircraft Maintenance tech with Swissport, here in Anchorage. Nothing quite like pushing a 747 through six inches of snow!


User currently offlinePilotboi From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 2366 posts, RR: 9
Reply 5, posted (6 years 2 months 18 hours ago) and read 3959 times:

Now someone needs to make a video like this in a real airline. Something mainline at least.  Silly

Quoting Mayor (Reply 2):
I sure wish we had had a/c that we could stand up in the bins.

No you don't, they are back killers.

Quoting NwAflyer07 (Reply 3):
One time in MCO, the cargo people pulled up to our gates with 8 carts filled with over 300 boxes of flowers

We loaded 3000 lbs of ferns on a MD88 a few weeks ago. Luckily there wasn't that many bags.


User currently offlineSeaBosDca From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 5378 posts, RR: 4
Reply 6, posted (6 years 2 months 17 hours ago) and read 3913 times:

A lot of pax need to watch this. Maybe then they wouldn't act like everything happens by magic.

User currently offlineSNCntry32 From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 1516 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (6 years 2 months 17 hours ago) and read 3905 times:

Kai,
Get back to work.



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User currently offlineSan747 From United States of America, joined Dec 2004, 4942 posts, RR: 12
Reply 8, posted (6 years 2 months 17 hours ago) and read 3876 times:

Great vid... I really like the time-lapse shots of the action! Reminds me of handling CRJ-900s at SNA...


Scotty doesn't know...
User currently offlineKaiGywer From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 12241 posts, RR: 35
Reply 9, posted (6 years 2 months 16 hours ago) and read 3829 times:
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Quoting SNCntry32 (Reply 7):
Kai,
Get back to work.

Flight: 3160
Date: Sat., June 21, 2008
Departs: Dubuque, IA ( DBQ ) Arrives: Minneapolis/St. Paul-Int'l, MN (MSP)
Gate: 2 Gate: A8
Scheduled: 6:50AM Scheduled: 8:12AM
Actual: 6:41AM Actual: 8:03AM
Aircraft: SAAB-SFC Weather: MSP


Flight: 3162
Date: Sat., June 21, 2008
Departs: Dubuque, IA ( DBQ ) Arrives: Minneapolis/St. Paul-Int'l, MN (MSP)
Gate: 2 Gate: B4
Scheduled: 3:36PM Scheduled: 4:59PM
Actual: 3:22PM Actual: 5:02PM
Aircraft: SAAB-SFC Weather: MSP

Yeah, that's right  Smile



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User currently offlineMayor From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 10372 posts, RR: 14
Reply 10, posted (6 years 2 months 16 hours ago) and read 3824 times:



Quoting Pilotboi (Reply 5):
Quoting Mayor (Reply 2):
I sure wish we had had a/c that we could stand up in the bins.

No you don't, they are back killers.

Yes, I do. I had a hard time standing there, in a 727, bent over and it killed me, even with knee pads, to be on my knees.



"A committee is a group of the unprepared, appointed by the unwilling, to do the unnecessary"----Fred Allen
User currently offlineKingAir200 From United States of America, joined May 2006, 1611 posts, RR: 2
Reply 11, posted (6 years 2 months 14 hours ago) and read 3695 times:

Neat video. The winter scenes definitely remind me of how nice it is to have summer here.

Quoting NwAflyer07 (Reply 3):
One time in MCO, the cargo people pulled up to our gates with 8 carts filled with over 300 boxes of flowers. They demanded we put them all on one flight to detroit...

Who works Cargo down in MCO? Is it outsourced, or or do you have NWA employees accepting and sorting it?



Hey Swifty
User currently offlineSilver1SWA From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 4778 posts, RR: 26
Reply 12, posted (6 years 2 months 7 hours ago) and read 3507 times:
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Quoting Pilotboi (Reply 5):
Now someone needs to make a video like this in a real airline. Something mainline at least.

I should make a vid of our ramp at SAN (WN). Non-stop fast paced action all day long! I'll show you how an aircraft is turned!  Wink

Quoting KingAir200 (Reply 11):
The winter scenes definitely remind me of how nice it is to have summer here.

Ahhh, the sunny 70 degree weather at SAN...300+ days of the year...  duck 



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User currently offlineAfrikaskyes From United States of America, joined Sep 2005, 141 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (6 years 2 months 6 hours ago) and read 3355 times:



As opposed to this punk ass kid working for Southwest?


User currently offlineShamrock321 From Ireland, joined May 2008, 1596 posts, RR: 1
Reply 14, posted (6 years 2 months 1 hour ago) and read 2691 times:

Maybe Im missing somthing here but what makes him a punk ass kid?

User currently offlineMayor From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 10372 posts, RR: 14
Reply 15, posted (6 years 2 months 1 hour ago) and read 2649 times:



Quoting Silver1SWA (Reply 12):
I should make a vid of our ramp at SAN (WN). Non-stop fast paced action all day long! I'll show you how an aircraft is turned!

You forget, we wanted to see a REAL airline.  duck   stirthepot 


There's nothing you can show me about how to do a quick turn. How about this? Park the plane, unload it, go upstairs and clean it, come back down and load it and push it out, all within 30 minutes. That's how we at DL did it at a small station. BTW, I AM talking about a 737 or 727.



"A committee is a group of the unprepared, appointed by the unwilling, to do the unnecessary"----Fred Allen
User currently offlineKingAir200 From United States of America, joined May 2006, 1611 posts, RR: 2
Reply 16, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 2212 times:



Quoting Silver1SWA (Reply 12):
Ahhh, the sunny 70 degree weather at SAN...300+ days of the year...

Come to Michigan and hang out with us in February when it's 0. And there's a foot of snow on the ground.  Smile



Hey Swifty
User currently offlineKaiGywer From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 12241 posts, RR: 35
Reply 17, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1982 times:
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Quoting KingAir200 (Reply 16):

Come to Michigan and hang out with us in February when it's 0. And there's a foot of snow on the ground.

Christmas eve 2007 at MSP



Late February 2008, also MSP






911, where is your emergency?
User currently offlineKingAir200 From United States of America, joined May 2006, 1611 posts, RR: 2
Reply 18, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 1957 times:



Quoting KaiGywer (Reply 17):

Haha nice. Those pics are MSP Tested, DTW Approved...



Hey Swifty
User currently offlineSilver1SWA From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 4778 posts, RR: 26
Reply 19, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 1808 times:
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Quoting Mayor (Reply 15):
You forget, we wanted to see a REAL airline.

Well played pal, well played...  Big grin

Quoting KingAir200 (Reply 16):
Come to Michigan and hang out with us in February when it's 0. And there's a foot of snow on the ground.

Ehhh...no thanks.



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User currently offlineKaiGywer From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 12241 posts, RR: 35
Reply 20, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1758 times:
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Quoting KingAir200 (Reply 18):

Haha nice. Those pics are MSP Tested, DTW Approved...

 rotfl 

Funny thing is that 99% of the people reading this have no idea what we're talking about  Smile



911, where is your emergency?
User currently offlineKingAir200 From United States of America, joined May 2006, 1611 posts, RR: 2
Reply 21, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1741 times:



Quoting KaiGywer (Reply 20):
Funny thing is that 99% of the people reading this have no idea what we're talking about

Well, I figured it was either that or the Jimi Hendrix quote, which I couldn't remember.



Hey Swifty
User currently offlinePlatinumfoota From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 556 posts, RR: 0
Reply 22, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 1631 times:
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Here's a pic of Denver after that 06 blizzard hit, it was about -9F. Went to Denver to help out. Being born and raised in L.A, i bought a gatorade bottle, placed it on my tractor, five minutes later.. frozen lol
Denver '06


[Edited 2008-06-22 22:38:08]


Never forget United 93
User currently offlineMark5388916 From United States of America, joined Aug 2007, 377 posts, RR: 0
Reply 23, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 1614 times:



Quoting Platinumfoota (Reply 22):
Being born in raise in L.A, i bought a gatorade bottle, placed it on my tractor, five minutes later.. frozen lol

Let me guess, as a fellow So Cal member, you proceeded to look at now frozen gatorade and thought either:

A) Slushie
B)Explitive(s)
C)Chucked it somewhere to melt

Or some combo of the above.

Mark



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User currently offlinePlatinumfoota From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 556 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (6 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 1611 times:
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Quoting Mark5388916 (Reply 23):
A) Slushie
B)Explitive(s)
C)Chucked it somewhere to melt

Or some combo of the above.

D) All of the above.
It was different but fun. Id do it again if i had the chance.



Never forget United 93
25 Mark5388916 : Yea... im not even a ramper and I'd do it!
26 SHUPirate1 : Am I the first to notice that this had to have been shot in, at the latest, 2004, as Atlantic Coast Airlines stopped operating for United Express that
27 San747 : Probably not... I noticed that too. I knew it had to be a few years old. But you are the first to say anything.
28 Post contains images Isitsafenow : Thats not bad........Now unload and load an L-188. I enjoyed the video...thx for sharing with us. safe   [Edited 2008-06-23 06:59:51]
29 Mayor : No thanks. I've spent time in DC-9's, too, and that's bad enough.
30 Pilotboi : It's always fun to turn an MD-88, fully loaded in and out, in 20-30 minutes when it's late. We do what we can to get things back on schedule, because
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