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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

Also, if you are so concerned about what goes on in the privacy of a bathroom stall, why is it the person in the bathroom stall that needs to be shamed and punished? "There's no need for gun control because murder is illegal." but "There is a need for restroom legislation because of ...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I find it ironic that democrats are taking a moral high ground all of a sudden in regards to sexual harassment but yet champion letting men into women's bathrooms. SMH. Boy do you have a great issue on the policy issues of the day. How about not projecting what you obviously want to do, Stratospher...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

stratosphere wrote:
I know you liberals think you're on some kind of roll here.


Who exactly on here is saying that, Strato?

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I find it ironic that democrats are taking a moral high ground all of a sudden in regards to sexual harassment but yet champion letting men into women's bathrooms. SMH. Boy do you have a great issue on the policy issues of the day. How about not projecting what you obviously want to do, Stratospher...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

If that isn't the true definition of arrogance, a man claiming that he alone can know the way of God and damn everyone else in the process, I'm not sure what is. not arrogance, it is a simple mental health issue. Does that include the close to 50% of people who believe similarly and voted for him? ...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax reform win.
Replies: 142
Views: 6091

Re: Tax reform win.

Just like your parents and grand parents were entitled to my money? I had absolutely no problem with them gettinIg a monthly check from Social Security - they worked for it. And, amazingly enough, you will get your checks when you hit that age, and only young assholes will bitch about your checks. ...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

2 years. Thankfully Ol' Roy will be spouting his mouth off about his direct line to God for weeks on end, how the whole country is going to hell, and Satan has now taken up residence in Alabama because he didn't win. I wouldn't be surprised if he shows up to take the oath of office because God told...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax reform win.
Replies: 142
Views: 6091

Re: Tax reform win.

Plenty of Americans, including upper middle class and affluent ones like myself, believe in some form of a progressive tax system with some form of a social safety net instead of special interests bribing for tax cuts through campaign contributions. Quick and without using Google: does the tax refo...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax reform win.
Replies: 142
Views: 6091

Re: Tax reform win.

Yawn. Everything the Republicans do is a catastrophe. We get it. Instead stonewalling, why don't you answer to the complaint that the Republicans are (again) running up the deficit for no reason other than to overheat the economy and continue the boom / bust cycle that always hurts the working man?...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax reform win.
Replies: 142
Views: 6091

Re: Tax reform win.

With a greedy grab the GOP is taking on University students they are demonstrating a level of ignorance, or a lack of concern of what we need to build a future in the modern world. All they care about is this year's income, risking 5 and 10 years out. Companies get tax breaks for R&D as smart c...

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by jetero
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax reform win.
Replies: 142
Views: 6091

Re: Tax reform win.

Everyone should benefit from the Tax plan. It is a 1.5 Trillion dollar credit deficit invoked by cowards that can't pay down the National debt as a time when the economy is booming. The tax reform package leaves forcasted revenues well within their historical norms as a percent of GDP. Revenues are...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

Very interesting that during his presser today Jones was in no rush to be seated. Probably because a no vote on the tax bill would not be so favorable. Going to be an interesting 3 years. He also spoke like a moderate but I doubt he will defy Schumer. 2 years. Thankfully Ol' Roy will be spouting hi...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

Excuse me, but I'll wait until all of the votes are counted AND certified, before admitting defeat, for a candidate that would have voted pro-life, and for conservative Supreme Court Nominees. In other words you're a single issue voter. So you would be perfectly willing to vote for a person who wou...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I said it could happen and it did. And Doug Jones seems a better candidate than Scott Brown and have a better chance at re-election in 2020. I would have to concede that that is, unfortunately, probably a bridge too far. But if he remains very active back home, perhaps it's marginally possible. (Ma...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

After all votes are counted, then, if the difference is close enough, the state law mandates a recount. The law dictates that a recount be enacted when the margin in 0.5% or less. The current margin is 1.5%, so it'll be tough for Moore to argue the final numbers. Interesting thing is that if the si...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 4:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

NIKV69 wrote:
Charles Barkley just Alabama has rednecks and ignorant people. How rich.


Great sentence structure Nikky V, are you suffering from Trump Disease?

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 4:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

NIKV69 wrote:
One good thing is that Franken has to resign now.


Do DF and you apply that standard to the P*ssy-Grabber-in-Chief?

Of course not. Why do I even ask?

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I wonder if Moore will call for a recount... to find out how many dead and out of state Dems voted in this election. :smile: Maybe your corrupt judges shouldn't have ordered that it was okay to erase digital voting records if you wanted to do an audit? Everything that goes around comes around and v...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

DIRECTFLT wrote:
Tugger wrote:
But let's wait for this:
einsteinboricua wrote:
Here's what the first one would probably look like.

Image


Tugg


I'm waiting for the renege by the Democratic candidate, after he makes his concession speech.


Of course you are.

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

What was that again, Nikky V?

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

NIKV69 wrote:
Wow the write ins probably going to cost Moore this election. Shocking.


They probably all wrote in Cuomo. :spin:

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

NIKV69 wrote:
N867DA wrote:

Party over country. Always.

At least I can be proud I've never voted for a kiddie diddler. What a ride Trumpism is!


Until Cuomo runs, it will be fun to see how many Dems vote party because his fiscal policies are in no way Democrat.


Tune changing yet, Nikky V?

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

Yeah, because that’s how it works, Nikky V, has nothing to do with which precincts have reported at this time. The force is definitely strong with you, my friend. I’m also not holding my breath, though. But I certainly know enough not to make such an inane comment. :spin: No just thinking Jones can...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

NYT model predicting a Jones win. I'm not gonna hold my breath and will probably wake up tomorrow to find out who ended up winning. This is going into the night. And even then, the results may be so close that a recount is likely. And even if there's no recount, McConnell already said that they won...

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump vs the disabled
Replies: 13
Views: 618

Re: Trump vs the disabled

"I have a rough time wanting to spend billions and billions and trillions of dollars to help people who won’t help themselves – won’t lift a finger – and expect the federal government to do everything"-- That probably is straight from the new Trump-Ryan-McConnell translation of the Bible....

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by jetero
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The #1 city to visit is Seville. In second place is... WHAT?!?!
Replies: 17
Views: 673

Re: The #1 city to visit is Seville. In second place is... WHAT?!?!

Cue the DTW crowd in 3...2...1... :duck: Even I am scratching my head on that. Don't get me wrong I love my hometown and all, but I always have a challenge trying to make recommendations on touristy things to do for people visiting or when I have friends / relatives coming to visit..I compare Detro...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

Moore must be eager to meet his interns. I hope McConnell had a line item in the budget for Moore settlements. Kayla “Some of our Best Friends Are Black and BTW We Got a Jew Attorney” will convince them they’re doing God’s work I’m sure. Liberty University and the Trump Organization will surely sen...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Senator Franken Resigns
Replies: 71
Views: 4523

Re: Senator Franken Resigns

NIKV69 wrote:
OA412 wrote:
[ Complain about Clinton and his supporters all you want, you're no better than them.


Now you are beginning to understand politics! :wave:


AIM HIGH NIKKY V!!!!!

Are you still losing sleep over the fact that Al “didn’t apologize” enough for you?

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I find it hugely interesting to understand why people are voting for Moore, especially in a country that is so proud of freedom and democracy. However I think I understand it better now. There seem to be 3 basic points that overrule any objective decisions for many voters in the AL. 1. Moore is a R...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump slurs words in speech
Replies: 22
Views: 889

Re: Trump slurs words in speech

(But you only believe in honest politicians, right, Nikky V? No way in hell, I’m sure, that you have ever said in your life that people could be sadly duped into a vote. See Democrats, African-Americans.) (BTW, Long Island, your empathy with the South is not wanted by actual Southerners. We can apo...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump slurs words in speech
Replies: 22
Views: 889

Re: Trump slurs words in speech

And how is that any worse than the people who worship him from their living rooms? How many people in Pensacola(one of the poorest and least educated parts of Florida) are capable of assessing any of his policies in a meaningful and cogent manner? Wow so you just basically called everyone in the Fl...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tax reform win.
Replies: 142
Views: 6091

Re: Tax reform win.

As long as Nikky V, DirectFLT, and DFWRevolution get willfully poorer and say “Again, please” you can sign me up for this great experiment.

(Oh wait, they’ll just blame somebody else when it inevitably doesn’t work out won’t they? Wasn’t “cutty” enough.)

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

The fact of the industry is that governments be they local or national and be it the airport itself, tourism authorities, municipalities or regionally they do offer various types of grants or subsidies for air service globally. These monies can come in many forms, from fee and use waivers, to marke...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

What’s your friggin deal, seahawk? (That’s exactly what you said on prior post, which you defended, then not defended, then defended. I hope your salary is good ... there is an exit for people who do this so well) My point is quite simple, the allegations about Moore dating are nothing but a sidesh...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

Don't see the difference really. A government entity decides to foster trade, traffic and connectivity by offering subsidy to an otherwise non-profitable venture. And while some little town in Iowa maybe needs connectivity to ORD (or whereever) on a fifty seater, a 13 million metro area of Xi'an ar...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

Yes we have EAS and SCASD, both of which I’m a begrudging supporter. Subsidizing a 6,500 mi route is a completely different story. Huh? Have you look at the amount of money for, let say, some of the random Midwest airport throw out trying to get a carrier to operate TATL routes? Or MIA and how they...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromar to Become Avianca Mexico
Replies: 15
Views: 3091

Re: Aeromar to Become Avianca Mexico

And any early (informed) predictions on what this means to the CM-UA agreement? I forget when it expires, but I’m sure there are termination clauses for this sort of thing. UA-CM agreement expires in 2021, as it was renewed on 2016. http://files.shareholder.com/downloads/CPA/4165665116x0x938673/889...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Senator Franken Resigns
Replies: 71
Views: 4523

Re: Senator Franken Resigns

Can’t wait for Barron to grow up. That kid is going to have a lot of rage.

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

No? Don't you have the Essential Air Service program? Seems a pretty smart (Long term!) investment to enhance trade and built up connections between people, literal and figurative, ones by investing a small sum of money to reap the benefits later. But maybe thats my socialist/communist european vie...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who's the booziest?
Replies: 26
Views: 1637

Re: Who's the booziest?

Roy Moore and his wife must go through a bottle a week.

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

Why? Er, a 200 mile route to subsidy versus a 6500 mi route when (being generous) 30% of the costs are fixed ... c’mon! Don't see the difference really. A government entity decides to foster trade, traffic and connectivity by offering subsidy to an otherwise non-profitable venture. And while some l...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

What’s your friggin deal, seahawk?

(That’s exactly what you said on prior post, which you defended, then not defended, then defended. I hope your salary is good ... there is an exit for people who do this so well)

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I wonder what his first bill will be to introduce on the floor of the US Senate ??? Legalizing pedophelia? :duck: He’s already got a legal record to the such. He really looked handsome today with his new hairdo. DF, you just don’t get it. For people like me who just happen to be homosexual and have...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

No? Don't you have the Essential Air Service program? Seems a pretty smart (Long term!) investment to enhance trade and built up connections between people, literal and figurative, ones by investing a small sum of money to reap the benefits later. But maybe thats my socialist/communist european vie...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?
Replies: 660
Views: 19890

Re: Moore wins in AL runoff. What next?

I wonder what his first bill will be to introduce on the floor of the US Senate ??? Legalizing pedophelia? :duck: He’s already got a legal record to the such. He really looked handsome today with his new hairdo. DF, you just don’t get it. For people like me who just happen to be homosexual and have...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

Actually, the process is when marketing subsidy is available, it's the airlines that go and bid to win them. The airlines give the local government a show and dance with promises of how well they will do and help provide traffic for the region in return for earning the subsidy. United attempted to ...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

These local governments secure subsidies, do a roadshow around the US visiting the US3 with guaranteed profitability for between 18 and 30 months if they serve the route nonstop, and someone bites (United, in this case and all others to date). Actually, the process is when marketing subsidy is avai...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United ending Xian
Replies: 96
Views: 16218

Re: United ending Xian

These local governments secure subsidies, do a roadshow around the US visiting the US3 with guaranteed profitability for between 18 and 30 months if they serve the route nonstop, and someone bites (United, in this case and all others to date). Actually, the process is when marketing subsidy is avai...

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The decision to cancel Olympic Games in PyeongChang is not far off
Replies: 14
Views: 957

Re: The decision to cancel Olympic Games in PyeongChang is not far off

If I were nutjob KJU, I’d sure as hell make such threats.

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by jetero
Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hainan to further grow US service; codeshare with AS + B6 in 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 5341

Re: Hainan to further grow US service; codeshare with AS + B6 in 2018

On the heels of HNA financial crisis?! There are probably many different “buckets” of money, but running a long-haul airline to China is surely not propping up those that are treading serious water. Dont mistake HNA Group which is hundreds of companies as the same as Hainan Airlines HU is profitabl...

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