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by CPHFF
Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Long layover in US in Feb: DFW, IAH or ORD?
Replies: 16
Views: 674

Re: Long layover in US in Feb: DFW, IAH or ORD?

Avoid Houston. I am a frequent business visitor (8-9 times per year), and I've not really found anything interesting during my 16 visits

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by CPHFF
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlander 10 gets full-production go-ahead
Replies: 25
Views: 4351

Re: Airlander 10 gets full-production go-ahead

I just don't get the purpose. Where is the need/demand for such a contraption?


1. Target Customer?
2. Price?

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by CPHFF
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aegean Airlines future of wide-body fleet and long-range routes
Replies: 36
Views: 7144

Re: Aegean Airlines future of wide-body fleet and long-range routes

They could become the new Hellenic Imperial Airways!

oh, wait a minute...........

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by CPHFF
Sat Nov 24, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Y1 797 [nma]/808 [nsa] clean-sheet design is needed as proven by Lion Air 737 MAX crash
Replies: 9
Views: 1818

Re: Boeing Y1 797 [nma]/808 [nsa] clean-sheet design is needed as proven by Lion Air 737 MAX crash

"Because BA didn't dump the 1960s worthless design airplane, we have them to thank for the Lion Air crash"

What???


I'm getting popcorn

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by CPHFF
Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Discontinued airline routes you like to see its return
Replies: 29
Views: 2341

Re: Discontinued airline routes you like to see its return

CPH - SEA (SK)
CPH - LCY (BA Cityflyer)

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by CPHFF
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Gropes Female Passenger, Blames Trump
Replies: 48
Views: 4653

Re: Man Gropes Female Passenger, Blames Trump

OMG! Another goofball flying domestic in the US

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by CPHFF
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian stocks nearly as low as they were pre-IAG offer
Replies: 11
Views: 3214

Re: Norwegian stocks nearly as low as they were pre-IAG offer

Well, I am sure it makes Shareholders very nervous when a reputable institution like Credit Suisse is giving a warning in regards to Norwegians cash flow.

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by CPHFF
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which aircraft has the advantage - A350-900ULR v 772LR.
Replies: 14
Views: 4501

Re: Which aircraft has the advantage - A350-900ULR v 772LR.

I think you're comparing apples and pears.

Quatar has a lot of Y-class seats.

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by CPHFF
Wed Sep 19, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do any airlines still offer free playing cards to passengers?
Replies: 24
Views: 3314

Re: Do any airlines still offer free playing cards to passengers?

TUI Nordic MMX-LCA June 2018.

My family were pleasantly surprised.

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by CPHFF
Tue Jul 31, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which plane to bring back to production?
Replies: 45
Views: 2250

Re: Which plane to bring back to production?

IL-62 with modern hi bypass turbofans. Enough power to go from 4 to 2 engines.

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by CPHFF
Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Farnborough Air Show 2018 - Official Picture and General Discussion Thread
Replies: 122
Views: 30720

Re: Farnborough Air Show 2018 - Official Picture and General Discussion Thread

Any news/rumours about Netherlands Aircraft Company (aka REKKOF)?

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by CPHFF
Mon Jul 09, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA F-100 Fleet
Replies: 39
Views: 5447

Re: AA F-100 Fleet

AA might be back in for some once REKKOF takes off......... :lol:

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by CPHFF
Thu Apr 05, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: HiFly adding second hand A380s
Replies: 113
Views: 30732

Re: HiFly adding second hand A380s?

A nice surprise for many Norwegian long-haul customers.

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by CPHFF
Mon Mar 26, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The era of ultra-long-range flights
Replies: 57
Views: 10232

Re: The era of ultra-long-range flights

What is the definition of a ULH flight? I fly a lot of long-haul, but as a frequent passenger (an not an expert) i don't know the definitions: What is ULH? + 12H? What is considered LH? + 8H ? I regurarly fly FRA-IAH which is 12h in bad headwinds. Is that a LH or a ULH flight? Is there an "Indu...

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by CPHFF
Wed Mar 21, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian profit warning, try to raise equity
Replies: 125
Views: 18360

Re: Norwegian profit warning, try to raise equity

This is really a critical time for Norwegian. It does not appear the travelling public have lost confidence in Norwegian yet, but as soon as people stop book way in advance because of uncertainty of the companys survival, cashflow dies, and the relentless death spiral starts. The media focus is ver...

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by CPHFF
Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lets say Airbus kill the A330neo...
Replies: 137
Views: 17893

Re: Lets say Airbus kill the A330neo...

I am amazed that so many people keep referring and comparing existing aircraft to a hypothetical aircraft, Boeing 797. There are at least 30 different threads in this forum referring to this product that Boeing have not released any spec on.



By the time MOM arrives, it will be a Granny.

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by CPHFF
Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indigo to start low-cost flights to Europe from next winter
Replies: 59
Views: 12704

Re: Indigo to start low-cost flights to Europe from next winter

New York, London, Paris, Munich......
Everybody talk about pop muzik

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by CPHFF
Fri Jan 26, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russia plans new "Concorde"
Replies: 31
Views: 6911

Re: Russia plans new "Concorde"

Nothing on BALTIA's website yet.

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by CPHFF
Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic aviation - 2018
Replies: 1264
Views: 168113

Re: Nordic aviation - 2018

When will SK phase-out the B736 on Swedish Domestic routes, and what aircraft type will replace them?

Happy New Aviation Year!

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by CPHFF
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has Greece disappeared as a transatlantic destination?
Replies: 118
Views: 20021

Re: Has Greece disappeared as a destination?

I'm sure Hellenic Imperial Airways will launch ATH-JFK any day now.............

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by CPHFF
Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Report: New BER airport unlikely to open before 2021
Replies: 236
Views: 39531

Re: Report: New BER airport unlikely to open before 2021

Costs are now predicted to reach 6,6 Billion Euro. That amount is astonishing, and it will probably continue to rise.

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by CPHFF
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS pilot taken with high alcohol level - must meet in court
Replies: 20
Views: 4174

Re: SAS pilot taken with high alcohol level - must meet in court

SAS Sweden has the following policy:

0.0 8hs prior to duty.

I would assume it is the same for Denmark and Norway.

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by CPHFF
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT dismisses Avatar Airlines, aka Family Airlines application
Replies: 15
Views: 3465

Re: DOT dismisses Avatar Airlines, aka Family Airlines application

Their website is quite comical. The language is English, but very strange. Google Translate?

Also: "We are looking for Boeing 747-400" in their news feed.

Very professional............

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by CPHFF
Sat Jun 10, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 797/MOM Discussion Thread
Replies: 585
Views: 82595

Re: Another 797/MOM Article

What if all MoM discussions would take place in ONE thread? Now that would be great.




Ps. By the time MOM arrives, it will be a Granny.

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by CPHFF
Wed May 31, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Heathrow Airport Designs Revealed
Replies: 40
Views: 11678

Re: New Heathrow Airport Designs Revealed

Is it just me who is having a serious case of Deja Vú?

I have a strange feeling that I have read this thread before.

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by CPHFF
Fri May 26, 2017 4:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM 747 retirement schedule
Replies: 5
Views: 5016

Re: KLM 747 retirement schedule

I'm flying B744 AMS-IAH 26 JUN and IAH-AMS 01 JUL. Don't know if this is temporary. Route is mostly served by B777

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by CPHFF
Sat May 13, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Baltia to lease 767-300ER
Replies: 67
Views: 13544

Re: Baltia to lease 767-300ER

Shouldn't topics concerning Baltia (and Rekkof for that matter) be posted in the "Non Av Forum" by now?

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by CPHFF
Wed Apr 26, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Current Airlines with Cities in their Title
Replies: 48
Views: 4186

Re: Current Airlines with Cities in their Title

Malmö Aviation

Still Flying a lot of ARJ-85 and ARJ-100 domestically in Sweden from MMX, GOT and BMA.

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Mortyman wrote:
Norwegian Air Shuttle Boeing 737-800 EI-FVP with Santiago Ramón y Cajal on it's tail:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santiago_R ... 3n_y_Cajal

https://www.flickr.com/photos/andymarks ... otostream/



And your point is?

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by CPHFF
Thu Apr 20, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS considering A321LR or 737MAX for US-Europe
Replies: 93
Views: 18252

Re: SAS considering A321LR or 737MAX for US-Europe

Interesting post and interesting comments. SAS is not doing well financially. They ended the last reported Financial Quarter with a USD 75 million loss. They have A320 neos on order and are awaiting to take delivery of several A350. I am pretty sure that SK will think more than twice to add more fac...

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by CPHFF
Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Trolls United CEO Oscar Munoz
Replies: 34
Views: 9078

Re: Emirates Trolls United CEO Oscar Munoz

Pay back is a bitch some times.

I do not care for the ME3 but this is brilliant!

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by CPHFF
Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: A340-300 Operators and Routes
Replies: 32
Views: 6035

Re: A340-300 Operators and Routes

SK

CPH-NRT
CPH-PVG

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by CPHFF
Mon Feb 27, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Announcement: Airliners.net has been acquired by VerticalScope
Replies: 417
Views: 217896

Re: Annoucement: Airliners.net has been aquired by VerticalScope

Please do not fill the forums with ads and clickbait, at least not for members who have actually paid to be able to post and contribute.

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by CPHFF
Mon Nov 14, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cockpit like windows on the 747 for passengers, feasible?
Replies: 22
Views: 6203

Re: Cockpit like windows on the 747 for passangers, feasible?

I'm no expert, but the nose is filled with Electronics, weather radar and winshear Warning systems.

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by CPHFF
Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reuse an old airline name
Replies: 49
Views: 6830

Re: Reuse an old airline name

Eh, say what? Scandinavian?

Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) just started celebrating their 70th Anniversary as as an airline.......

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by CPHFF
Fri Oct 16, 2015 2:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS With Help From A Little Friend ...
Replies: 7
Views: 3018

RE: SAS With Help From A Little Friend ...

Nice story indeed!


Hey Mortyman, it must have hurt to write sometning nice about SK eh?  

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by CPHFF
Fri Oct 16, 2015 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetpurple-Burbank To Shangai, Seoul And Singapore?
Replies: 43
Views: 6682

RE: Jetpurple-Burbank To Shangai, Seoul And Singapore?

Perhaps Mr. Blumenkranz got inspired by Baltia Airlines, and hope he can get a few "numb nuts Risk Capitalists" to invest a few million dollars?

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by CPHFF
Wed May 20, 2015 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2015 - Part 2
Replies: 218
Views: 36873

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2015 - Part 2

Looks like the "mediator" are unable to strike a deal between SPF (Swedish Pilot Union) and SAS. A strike from Midnight 21 May looks more an more likely. This could affect 60-70% of all SAS flights.

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by CPHFF
Wed May 20, 2015 5:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 8hr Layover In München; What To Do?
Replies: 21
Views: 3744

RE: 8hr Layover In München; What To Do?

H O F B R A U H A U S !

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by CPHFF
Wed May 20, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United Emb 175 Seating
Replies: 3
Views: 1733

RE: United Emb 175 Seating

Avoid <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy">ALL</acronym> window seats on this Aircraft type, unless you're under 5 feet tall. It is cramped. My English is not the best, but to explain it in the best way: The cabin is "curved" quite dramatically on th...

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by CPHFF
Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sabena Airbus 310 - Routes?
Replies: 16
Views: 6305

RE: Sabena Airbus 310 - Routes?

I flew BRU-Abidjan with A310 in either 1997 or 1998. Unfortunately, this was before I got in to Aviation. Don't remember type, reg or date I'm afraid.


Ps. SAS = Same As Sabena

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by CPHFF
Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Startups With Widebodied Jets: A Bad Idea?
Replies: 37
Views: 5828

RE: Startups With Widebodied Jets: A Bad Idea?

Didn't Silverjet out of Luton compete directly with Maxjet on the London-New York route?

My memory is getting dazed I think, sorry.

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by CPHFF
Thu Feb 19, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Tatl With Only 5 Cabin Crew
Replies: 58
Views: 22564

RE: Norwegian Tatl With Only 5 Cabin Crew

Nothing surprises me any more regarding their long-haul opeations. Norwegian used to be a really nice airline with healthy market growth and showing profit for 7 years running. I used to fly them a lot up here in Scandinaia. THEN they decded to go long haul. No experience, over utilization of the ai...

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by CPHFF
Mon Sep 15, 2014 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Load Factor To Houston
Replies: 61
Views: 14130

RE: SAS Load Factor To Houston

SAS MAY CONSIDER MOVING THE FLIGTHS FROM STAVANGER <acronym title="President Airlines (Cambodia)">TO</acronym> COPENHAGEN <acronym title="MAT Macedonian Airlines (Greece)">IN</acronym> JANUARY 2015: Danish travelsite Check-in.dk are reporting very low load factors for these flights. In the past 2 we...

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by CPHFF
Wed Sep 03, 2014 6:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Load Factor To Houston
Replies: 61
Views: 14130

RE: SAS Load Factor To Houston

Easy to find tickets for € 1 824 / one way (about USD 2 600) I checked several dates in October. It war reported in Nordic forums that the flights were faily well booked for the first week at least. 30-34 passengers seems <acronym title="CSA Czech Airlines">OK</acronym> in a plane configured with 44...

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by CPHFF
Wed Sep 03, 2014 6:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braathens Aviation Puts Cseries Orders On Hold
Replies: 12
Views: 3682

RE: Braathens Aviation Puts Cseries Orders On Hold

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MD80" class="quote" target="_blank">MD80</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I am no expert but I think that the CSeries will b...

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by CPHFF
Thu Jul 17, 2014 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fokker 120 Edges Closer To Go-ahead
Replies: 53
Views: 24625

RE: Fokker 120 Edges Closer To Go-ahead

Didn´t Rekkof get a € 30 million grant from the Dutch Government to develop the F100NG? In 2011 Rekkof announced that they had started construction on a parts plant in Brazil. Have they burned through all the Money, and this new initiative (NAC) is (as Monthy Python would say): and now for something...

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