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Some Of Us Need To Learn A Few Things!  
User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 2192 times:

1)

QANTAS is spelt like that not QUANTAS !!

2)

GEAR PROBLEMS ARE NOT A CRASH (UNLESS IT BURSTS INTO FLAMES AND BREAKS INTO LITTLE BITS !!)

3)

CHINA AIRLINES ARE FROM TAIWAN
AIR CHINA IS FROM CHINA

4)

HONG KONG IS CHINA BUT IST NOT !!!!!!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

5)

UNITED'S SERVICE AND SCHEME..... S U C K !!

Got any more ??





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User currently offlineRed Panda From Hong Kong, joined Jun 2000, 1521 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 9 hours ago) and read 1806 times:

I didn't get #4. Is there any spelling error in the sentence?

R Panda


User currently offlineSteman From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 1403 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 8 hours ago) and read 1786 times:

I agree on the first 3.
I wish #4 wasn't true but sadly Hong Kong is no more part of the once glorious British Empire since it had fallen into the evil hands of communism!!!!
#5: I've never flown on United but I like the scheme.

Anyway, I think I missed the meaning of this thread, could you help me in understanding it? You know, it looks very very stupid so I think there must be a hidden meaning that justify it.

Ciao

Stefano


User currently offlineAgnusBymaster From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 652 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 8 hours ago) and read 1759 times:

Some Of Us Need To Learn A Few Things!

You set a perfect example...  Insane


User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1745 times:

Agnus your sooooo funny !

User currently offlineFLY777UAL From United States of America, joined May 1999, 4512 posts, RR: 3
Reply 5, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1731 times:

Actually, that was hilarious!

F L Y 7 7 7 U A L


User currently offlineThe777Man From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 6675 posts, RR: 55
Reply 6, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 7 hours ago) and read 1711 times:

I agree with you on the first four but have completely different view on number 5 which I hardly find funny at all. United Airlines have the best livery and the service is very good. People have different opinions but saying something simply SUCKS is hardly intelligent and it made this into the kind of post that you are trying to mock. The777Man


Need a Boeing 777 Firing Order....Further to fly....CI, MU, LX and LH 777s
User currently offlineN949WP From Hong Kong, joined Feb 2000, 1437 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 1696 times:

I tend to agree with the first part of #5. My first long-haul flight plus the first time I fly solo was on UA going HKG-SEA-DEN-AUS in Aug. 1986. Delay after delay eventually resulted in me being stranded at DEN overnight.

That was my first flight on UA. I haven't returned since.

'949


User currently offlineB737-700 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 1687 times:


Hkgspotter1, I agree with your points but you need to learn where to post your threads.


User currently offlineChepos From Puerto Rico, joined Dec 2000, 6236 posts, RR: 11
Reply 9, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 6 hours ago) and read 1664 times:

Its a matter of opinion wether or not you like UAL's c/s. In my opinion its one of the best c/s of North America . Also its a matter of wether you've been lucky or not and maybe received good or bad service on UAL . Maybe some people like UAL and some dont.

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Chepos
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User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 14
Reply 10, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 5 hours ago) and read 1653 times:

1. Delta has crappy service
2. Russian planes are perfectly safe.
3.



Pershoyu Spravoyu Litaki!
User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 5 hours ago) and read 1654 times:

737-700,

With some of the posts on this forum in the past few weeks I dont see the problem !!

Thanks 949' !!



User currently offlineN503JB From Hong Kong, joined May 2000, 305 posts, RR: 2
Reply 12, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1575 times:

Totally agree with you!!!

jetBlue Airways



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User currently offlineSamspain From Spain, joined Feb 2001, 121 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1568 times:


By the way is CARIBBEAN no CARRIBEAN


User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 34
Reply 14, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 1557 times:

I think alot of people have to learn:

AIRBUS AND BOEING ARE JUST AS GOOD AS EACH OTHER

ALL THE AIRLINES CAN BE GREAT AT ANY ONE TIME, YOUR EXPERIENCE IS JUST YOUR FLIGHTS, AND ITS NOT THAT BAD EVERY TIME.

BRISTOL IS ACTUALLY BUSY, CONTRARY TO POPULAR BELIEF

CONCORDE WILL FLY AGAIN, AND WAS NOT THE FIRST SUPERSONIC JETLINER TO FLY.

RUSSIANS BUILD JUST AS GOOD AIRCRAFT AS EUROPEANS AND YANKS


Well, that may look completely stupid but i don't care as long as you get the message!

EGGD


User currently offlineSingapore_Air From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2000, 13745 posts, RR: 19
Reply 15, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 1553 times:

Shouldn't this be in the Non Aviation forum?


Anyone can fly, only the best Soar.
User currently offlineTWA717_200 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1518 times:

If you suspect that a topic might belong in another forum, but aren't sure, don't say anything.

User currently offlineBoeing747-400 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 17, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1510 times:

Agreed with everythign except #5. Hkgspotter1, have you even flown United? They are great! I always have good experiences with them, and the service is as good as any other!


BTW, the United scheme on a 747-400 is just the best looking plane on earth.


User currently offlineDragon-wings From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 3997 posts, RR: 0
Reply 18, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1509 times:

I am one of the few who LOVE the current United livery  Smile


Don't give up don't ever give up - Jim Valvano
User currently offlineVirginA340 From United States of America, joined Jul 2005, 15 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 1471 times:

I like the UAL livery. It better than the boring white and polished metal I'm seein now adays. Qantas is not spelled with a U. That I agree on.


"FUIMUS"
User currently offlineJmhLUV2fly From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 559 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1461 times:

Just another thing to add, while everyone is giving there two cents,
"spelt" is not a word, but rather "spelled" is correct. Just a little grammer lesson for ya there, now back to aviation, boy look at that plane go.
JMH


User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 21, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1461 times:

I flew UA from Hong Kong to Tokyo and back. I'll try to make that my last flight !!

User currently offlineSEVEN_FIFTY7 From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 957 posts, RR: 4
Reply 22, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1456 times:

Isn't "spelt" the accepted British version of "spelled?"

User currently offlinePhilB From Ireland, joined May 1999, 2915 posts, RR: 13
Reply 23, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1451 times:

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, both spelt and spelled are correct.

P S there is no accepted "British version" of any word in the English language. The English spelling will always be the correct, accepted, spelling.

What the US and others do with words like colour, favour etc. is a localised bastardisation of the language, often coming from the variations in spelling from prior to the first dictionaries which formalised standard English spellings in the 18th century. It just so happens that the US hasn't caught up yet  Smile


User currently offlineAmerica West From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 24, posted (13 years 7 months 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1444 times:

I agree with all of them. Except 3 and 4 which I don't understand all that much.

25 Catpac : I fully agree wiith EGGD,...
26 Tupolev154B2 : JUST BECAUSE THE SEAT PITCH OF SEATS ON AN AIRCRAFT SUCK DOESN'T MEAN THE AIRCRAFT SUCKS. BLAME THE AIRLINE.
27 Rafabozzolla : - Brazil main airport and Varig's hub is São Paulo, not Rio. PhilB Just a note: Languages are alomst like living creatures and can not be tamed. I ca
28 Ben88 : Yea we're so slow we almost forgot to save your ass in WW2.
29 Max Q : Wherever you go there you are.
30 Red Panda : I can hardly agree with you. I don't see how glorious the British Empire is. It's a glory that HK went back to China. Steman, Don't be fooled by Briti
31 Monocleman : I agree with Steman and Ben88. Nothing else to say.
32 Post contains images PhilB : Rafabozzolla, The at the end of the post was meant to denote humour. Language is a constantly changing and vibrant medium and, in fact, a great number
33 Swake : how's Quantaz doin these days?
34 Steman : Hello Red Panda, didn't you get the sarcasm in my post? Well, I am Italian, not British, so maybe my English is not so good and you misunderstood what
35 BA FOREVER : I found that United Airlines from LHR to JFK... the service was OK but not too great. Nothing much to brag about, but not really anything to complain
36 Post contains images TexStud323 : question for you Hkgspotter1, do those issues truly anger you? Seems the only thing that is "flaming and burning to bits" is your passion to have Qant
37 Neo : Whatever, let's move on people!!!
38 RoastedNutz : Although I'm sure your intentions for this post were good, the condescending manner in which you posted it makes YOU look like the dumbass.
39 Boeing nut : Can someone say decaf?!!
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