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by CanadaFair
Wed Nov 08, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CZ 787s - Livery
Replies: 10
Views: 1292

Re: CZ 787s - Livery

bw50505 wrote:
For their 788’s the normal livery was applied on some of them prior to delivery, but they ended up being delivered in the special CZ Dreamliner livery.

No pics anywhere..

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by CanadaFair
Wed Nov 08, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CZ 787s - Livery
Replies: 10
Views: 1292

Re: CZ 787s - Livery

It's a nice fad that's been going on for some time, painting certain aircraft in a special scheme; Malaysia's a380s (though horrid), United's 787s, your own example, even as subtle as Delta's painted winglets on the a350s. I know there are more I can't think of right now... This one is probably one...

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by CanadaFair
Wed Nov 08, 2017 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could anything save the 747?
Replies: 64
Views: 16080

Re: Could anything save the 747?

If Combi niche is in demand again.

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by CanadaFair
Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK new F cabin to debut on BRU and GVA routes
Replies: 7
Views: 3343

Re: EK new F cabin to debut on BRU and GVA routes

Emirates’ new First Class cabin will feature six private suites laid out in a 1-1-1 layout, compared to the eight private suites in a 1-2-1 layout on its existing 777 fleet. In addition to the entirely redesigned First Class product, Emirates’ new Boeing 777-300ERs will also boast refreshed feature...

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by CanadaFair
Mon Nov 06, 2017 2:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travel Warning to developed countries
Replies: 34
Views: 1454

Re: Travel Warning to developed countries

Yes, yes, and my question was in response to the claim you made..... "BTW no foreigner is harassed in UAE for their religious beliefs....." I suggest that you might be more than harassed if you are caught attempting to convert a Muslim in the UAE. Are Muslims harassed in US for trying to ...

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by CanadaFair
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mass Shooting in Southerland Springs TX
Replies: 211
Views: 14716

Re: Mass Shooting in Southerland Springs TX

Initial reports indicate that an armed citizen engaged the killer and helped end the rampage. Not really. The killer was only engaged after he was leaving the church. Damage was done at that point. Even at the Walmart shooting in Colorado, people took out their guns afer it was all over, three Lati...

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by CanadaFair
Mon Nov 06, 2017 1:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travel Warning to developed countries
Replies: 34
Views: 1454

Re: Travel Warning to developed countries

What would happen to an Evangelical Christian who, acting within his belief, attempted to or actually did convert a Muslim to Christianity? Doing the opposite is OK (converting a Christian to Islam). My response was to a comment about LGBT being illegal in an Islamic country vs Muslims and others b...

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by CanadaFair
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travel Warning to developed countries
Replies: 34
Views: 1454

Re: Travel Warning to developed countries

BTW no foreigner is harassed in UAE for their religious beliefs or dress. What would happen to an Evangelical Christian who, acting within his belief, attempted to or actually did convert a Muslim to Christianity? Doing the opposite is OK (converting a Christian to Islam). My response was to a comm...

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by CanadaFair
Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travel Warning to developed countries
Replies: 34
Views: 1454

Re: Travel Warning to developed countries

LGBT being illegal in Islamic, conservative, traditional UAE cannot be compared to harassing people for their religious beliefs and appearence associated to their beliefs and culture or ethnicity, in a first world, liberal, democratic western country. BTW no foreigner is harassed in UAE for their r...

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by CanadaFair
Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Travel Warning to developed countries
Replies: 34
Views: 1454

Re: Travel Warning to developed countries

LGBT being illegal in Islamic, conservative, traditional UAE cannot be compared to harassing people for their religious beliefs and appearence associated to their beliefs and culture or ethnicity, in a first world, liberal, democratic western country. BTW no foreigner is harassed in UAE for their re...

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by CanadaFair
Sat Nov 04, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining Classic 747 thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Re: Classic 747 thread

Plane spotter says IranAF only as 747-100s.

Since thread is on last known remaining active aircraft, I request people not include aircraft that won't ever fly ajain., thanks

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by CanadaFair
Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SV to have 15 777-200ERs put up for sale/lease
Replies: 64
Views: 13020

Re: SV to have 15 777-200ERs put up for sale/lease

What news on their 777F fleet?

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by CanadaFair
Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 5 year old impresses Etihad Pilot
Replies: 17
Views: 7771

Re: 5 year old impresses Etihad Pilot

There was no engine noise/sound in background so doubt it was inflight. As a kid his age long , long time back all I knew was I liked planes and wanted to fly 747s yet anything tech speak and my mind would go blank, I would buy adult age books on aviation while others were buying fairy tales and com...

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by CanadaFair
Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official Launch of Singapore Airlines New Products 2017
Replies: 65
Views: 12550

Re: Official Launch of Singapore Airlines New Products 2017

Is this new product for A380 fleet only?

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by CanadaFair
Sat Nov 04, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KWI - SNN B77W KU177
Replies: 19
Views: 2243

Re: KWI - SNN B77W KU177

Pakistani airlines has quit serving US few days back, and yes KU KWI-JFK was to go nonstop.

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by CanadaFair
Sat Nov 04, 2017 2:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining Classic 747 thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Re: Classic 747 thread

xjetflyer2001 wrote:
Does KABO Air still have their 747-200's?

No.

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Flight Symbol In Comparison To The Euro Wings Tail
Replies: 4
Views: 1079

Re: American Airlines Flight Symbol In Comparison To The Euro Wings Tail

AA never considered putting it on their tail, avgeeks suggested it. Looks amazing.

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official Launch of Singapore Airlines New Products 2017
Replies: 65
Views: 12550

Re: Official Launch of Singapore Airlines New Products 2017

maortega15 wrote:

It's good to know that even the toilets are going to be in carpet. I can finally walk around without shoes on! :D I hate having to put on some footwear just to avoid people's piss on the floor.

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Carpet won't eliminate pee on floor, trapped pee odours will get enhanced too

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada receives first 737 MAX
Replies: 166
Views: 21754

Re: Air Canada receives first 737 MAX

AC should've done a wavy white belly like Tahiti Nui on the blue livery instead of getting a new look.

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining Classic 747 thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Re: Classic 747 list

http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/air ... .jpg?v=v40
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Also Baltia 747-200.

United_fan wrote:
N4522V is 'stored' in Tijuana. 99.9% chance it'll never fly again. Been there almost 12 years.

SP in Tijuana looks good some billionaire enthusiast should pick it up http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/air ... .jpg?v=v40

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Employees to Get New Uniforms
Replies: 124
Views: 16681

Re: Delta Employees to Get New Uniforms

Walmart School of Fashion. I think you hit it with these four words!!! I hope the make the same as Austrian Airlines, when they announced new (ridiculous) uniforms 2 years ago -> Some month later they decided for "cost reasons" not to introduce it and to keep the old (current) uniform. Bu...

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Airlines new First class?
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Singapore Airlines new First class?

Has it been revealed or did CNN leak it out? looked like a hotel room wi double bed and chair, possible side table.

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining Classic 747 thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Re: Classic 747 list

Thanks for updates.

Right LVS has two SP, one was stored a few years back so I thought it's not active anymore.

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by CanadaFair
Fri Nov 03, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining Classic 747 thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Re: Classic 747 list

All six US Air Force aircraft are listed under 747-200 as 6 US Air Force - 2 of which are VIP Yemen 747SP was completely burnt to ashes couple of years ago This is an exhaustive list? Meaning all other 747 classics are broken up/scrapped? I think the OP means those that are still flying or those tha...

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by CanadaFair
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining Classic 747 thread
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Remaining Classic 747 thread

All thats left, some may be stored and not fly again. 747SP 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada 1 NASA 1 Las Vegas Sands VIP 1 Earnest Angley Ministeries VIP 1 Bahrain VIP 1 Saudi Arabia VIP 1 Qatar VIP 1 Oman VIP 747-100 6 Iran Air Force - 1 freighter 747-200 1 Rolls Royce North America 6 US Air Force - 2...

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by CanadaFair
Thu Nov 02, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: African Aviation Thread
Replies: 182
Views: 15378

Re: African Aviation Thread

Any update on Ghana planned startup Smile Air?

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by CanadaFair
Sun Oct 29, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arabian aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 389
Views: 46781

Re: Arabian Aviation Thread

EISPP wrote:
Saudia will start flights from Jeddah to Baghdad from mid Nov using leased aircraft. Flights are available for sale now.

Flynas too have started Iraq service.

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by CanadaFair
Sun Oct 29, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIA tweaked livery
Replies: 22
Views: 6411

Re: PIA tweaked livery

Continental767 wrote:
CanadaFair wrote:
A 77L received this livery as well and new interiors.


Slightly off topic, but what are the new interiors like? Any photos or renders?

Just upholstery change, kinda cheap looking print and pillow covers in Y, plain bland grey in J class.

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by CanadaFair
Sun Oct 29, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIA tweaked livery
Replies: 22
Views: 6411

Re: PIA tweaked livery

It's no different to JAL previous look style wise.

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by CanadaFair
Sun Oct 29, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIA tweaked livery
Replies: 22
Views: 6411

Re: PIA tweaked livery

A 77L received this livery as well and new interiors.

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by CanadaFair
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

So as follows EMIRATES Afghanistan = serve Kabul currently with passenger and cargo flights, previously operated cargo flights to Bagram as well. Azerbaijan = Baku was served during 1990s Kazakhstan = Almaty was served with cargo flights a few years back, passenger service planned in the 2000s never...

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by CanadaFair
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

Well there's a security issue with Afghanistan so you can count that one out for a start. I know they fly to Iraq but its better there than it used to be. Iraq is Arab and in Middle East. He never said that Iraq is Central Asia. I think you misunderstood his post. Just saying... Anyways Emirates se...

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by CanadaFair
Sat Oct 28, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

Qatar Airways was to be first Arab carrier to serve Kabul back in winter 2004, service announced as 4 x A320 but decided not to launch for security reasons. Emirates planned Almaty back in the 2000s but eventually, only cargo service was operated a few years ago. BTW Caucasus is included in West Asi...

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by CanadaFair
Fri Oct 27, 2017 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

Emirates serves Kabul pax + cargo current, previously cargo flights were operated to Bagram. Emirates served Baku during the 1990s. Etihad served Yerevan a few years ago, Baku starts in March 2018. Etihad Cargo serves Tbilisi current., planed pax service in 2015 was never launched. Etihad Cargo serv...

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by CanadaFair
Fri Oct 27, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

Well there's a security issue with Afghanistan so you can count that one out for a start. I know they fly to Iraq but its better there than it used to be. Iraq is Arab and in Middle East. How come Qatar Airways, Emirates, and Etihad, lack presences in Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekista...

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by CanadaFair
Fri Oct 27, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

How come Qatar Airways, Emirates, and Etihad, lack presences in Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, and Afghanistan? QR flies to Azerbaijan (Im going Wednesday), Armenia, and Georgia--an even does domestic Central Asia (Baku-Georgia) That's Caucasus regio...

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by CanadaFair
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?
Replies: 32
Views: 3916

Re: How come no ME3 in Central Asia?

Etihad do Astana in Kazakhstan, previously also pax + cargo to Almaty.

Emirates Cargo also served Almaty.

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by CanadaFair
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad to Baku
Replies: 1
Views: 576

Etihad to Baku

https://www.etihad.com/en/about-us/etih ... zerbaijan/ original route launch was to be in 2015.
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From 2nd March 3 x A320 https://www.etihad.com/en/about-us/etih ... zerbaijan/ original route launch was to be in 2015.

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by CanadaFair
Thu Oct 26, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Weirdest flights?
Replies: 15
Views: 2112

Re: Weirdest flights?

trijetsonly wrote:
I was always wondering about the purpose of the Air Koryo flight to Kuwait (FNJ-KWI). They used to operate it with a T204 and a technical stop for refueling somewhere.
I think they stopped like in 2015 or something like that but with JS you never know.

Fuel stop was Islamabad / Pakistan.

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by CanadaFair
Thu Oct 26, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: A380 as a Head of State Aircraft
Replies: 55
Views: 9391

Re: A380 as a Head of State Aircraft

Dont Saudi gov. still have two 747SP?

quote from a post above 'Saudi Arabia - The Saudi Arabian Royal Flight operates a Boeing 747-300 and a Boeing 747-400 for use by the King of Saudi Arabia'

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by CanadaFair
Wed Oct 25, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: A380 as a Head of State Aircraft
Replies: 55
Views: 9391

Re: A380 as a Head of State Aircraft

Wiki deleted country wise 747 listing which included all operators, as they find planespotters and airfleets unreliable reference sources. Current list is based on original 747 operators only who ordered aircraft new direct from Boeing, with order book as the reference. The previous list can be look...

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by CanadaFair
Tue Oct 24, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air service between India and China
Replies: 34
Views: 4985

Re: Air service between India and China

Hainan also operated Shenzhen-Kolkata, service failed after just a week 4 x 737-800.

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by CanadaFair
Tue Oct 24, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stewardess skeptic of 9/11
Replies: 2
Views: 503

Stewardess skeptic of 9/11

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7md2QzNsAe4
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Interesting take on things from her view https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7md2QzNsAe4

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by CanadaFair
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Volvo goes to China for new luxury brand
Replies: 7
Views: 730

Re: Volvo goes to China for new luxury brand

https://www.topgear.com/sites/default/f ... k=c4hhEbTb
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Aesma wrote:
As for the looks, I see a variation of an American muscle car.

And BMW 8 series from 1990s https://www.topgear.com/sites/default/f ... k=c4hhEbTb

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by CanadaFair
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arabian aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 389
Views: 46781

Re: Arabian Aviation Thread

Flynas return to Beirut from 1st November.

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by CanadaFair
Mon Oct 23, 2017 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arabian aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 389
Views: 46781

Re: Arabian Aviation Thread

Does anyone know if Air Arabia Jordan suspended direct flights between AMM-RUH? I've been trying to look for flights, but all flights are being routed through SHJ for all days of the week. Arabia Jordan or P9 didn't operate on 23rd in FR24 info https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/9p237#f47e7...

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by CanadaFair
Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VIM Avia returns most 777s to lessors
Replies: 5
Views: 2293

Re: VIM Avia returns most 777s to lessors

One 772 is leased to Flynas.

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by CanadaFair
Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arabian aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 389
Views: 46781

Re: Arabian Aviation Thread

Madrid was served in the 1970s for sure, relaunch and resumption are more appropriate terms.

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