by 727LOVER
Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 727 at DCA?
Replies: 13
Views: 1700

Re: 727 at DCA?

I'd love to step into a time machine and go back to 1975-1980 @ DCA.

727s everywhere










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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The pinnacle of hypocrisy
Replies: 19
Views: 950

Re: The pinnacle of hypocrisy

Spring/early Summer of 2020

If a supreme court justice dies/vacates....McConnell is going to wait until after the November election, right ?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 16, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The illegitimate president
Replies: 118
Views: 2282

Re: The illegitimate president

http://observer.com/2017/01/democrats-n ... elections/


Although I don't agree Dems have won 3 of the last 10

1998 Dems
2000 Tie
2002 Reps
2004 Reps
2006 Dems
2008 Dems
2010 Reps
2012 Dems
2014 Reps
2016 Reps
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Very good reading

http://observer.com/2017/01/democrats-n ... elections/


Although I don't agree Dems have won 3 of the last 10

1998 Dems
2000 Tie
2002 Reps
2004 Reps
2006 Dems
2008 Dems
2010 Reps
2012 Dems
2014 Reps
2016 Reps

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The illegitimate president
Replies: 118
Views: 2282

Re: The illegitimate president

There was a misjudgement in the desire for change,...PLAIN AND SIMPLE In Wisconsin, Trump got less votes than Romney...so Hillary WELL underperformed Obama WISCONSIN 2012 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_presidential_election_in_Wisconsin,_2012 2016 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_St...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 15, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama ends wet foot dry foot policy
Replies: 18
Views: 480

Re: Obama ends wet foot dry foot policy

Is it possible that Trump could issue an executive order reversing it ? After all Florida did help him clinch the presidency. He COULD...but how's that going to look to his rabid supporters? IN THEIR EYES: Obama made a move that prevents brown people from having free passage and you're going to rev...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 15, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vice-President Biden awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
Replies: 36
Views: 1024

Re: Vice-President Biden awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

But Russia is much worse than the US in every aspect. At least Russia doesn't protect a terrorist who blew up a civilian airliner on purpose. As long as this guy is free Obama, Biden and others are nothing but pathetic hypocrites when they pretend they give a damn about international laws and criti...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 15, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UK tourist in Florida missed a toll, what to expect?
Replies: 20
Views: 861

Re: UK tourist in Florida missed a toll, what to expect?

I accidentally blow through tolls in the Miami area all the time. They just bill you or as someone mentioned earlier, the rental car company....no biggie whereas this guy....he's in a lot of trouble http://6abc.com/news/man-finds-sophisticated-trick-to-avoid-paying-toll/1700744/ http://www.wesh.com/...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 15, 2017 5:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Celebrities moving to Canada?
Replies: 22
Views: 894

Re: Celebrities moving to Canada?

Are any Kardashians leaving ? :oops:

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 15, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama ends wet foot dry foot policy
Replies: 18
Views: 480

Re: Obama ends wet foot dry foot policy

FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA
FLORIDA

This change makes me very happy.

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 13, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Elite Airways Announces Florida Intrastate Routes
Replies: 23
Views: 4295

Re: Elite Airways Announces Florida Intrastate Routes

UH-OH

TLH & AVL have been completely removed from the route map,

:confused: :oops:

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump press conference
Replies: 55
Views: 1165

Re: Trump press conference

https://www.yahoo.com/tv/fox-news-defen ... 51823.html
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NIKV69 wrote:

Have you been watching any sort of News today? LOL MSNBC has been crucifying CNN for the bonehead maneuver they pulled.



FOX News defends rival CNN against Trump's "fake" claims


https://www.yahoo.com/tv/fox-news-defen ... 51823.html

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by 727LOVER
Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement
Replies: 126
Views: 16702

Re: UA accelerates up 747-400 retirement

I'm hoping to visit SFO in October. Hope they are still there :(

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by 727LOVER
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ever heard of Transtar from the '90s?
Replies: 16
Views: 1483

Re: Ever heard of Transtar from the '90s?

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
Never heard of them. I believe it's the first time I see that other Transtar. What were they?

Image



I'm confused. This makes me think he's not talking about the Muse Air one

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do you recline your seat?
Replies: 28
Views: 805

Re: Do you recline your seat?

Question for those that are saying YES in Y

What if the person behind you has one of those knee defenders? Is that what it is called?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: If airlines started to listen to A-netter?
Replies: 46
Views: 2005

Re: If airlines started to listen to A-netter?

I haven't seen him here for a while...but wasn't the CEO of (Metjet?) on a.net for a while?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 09, 2017 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017
Replies: 29
Views: 1887

Re: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017

CairnterriAIR wrote:
The New England to Florida market is huge.


This statement got me thinking....what about Elite Airways?

Over the past year or so, they've added multiple smaller New England-smaller Florida airports.

Would a CR7 be able to fly nonstop to Florida from the current runway?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 09, 2017 3:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017
Replies: 29
Views: 1887

Re: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017

THOSE WERE THE DAYS http://www.jetphotos.net/photo/7438566 I have long advocated for a New Haven/Bridgeport Regional Airport I did a thread years ago, but I can't find it. :( Thank you for sharing! They were! At one point Bridgeport Municipal Airport (BDR) was served by US Airways Express, Delta Co...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 09, 2017 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017
Replies: 29
Views: 1887

Re: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017

http://www.jetphotos.net/photo/7438566


I have long advocated for a New Haven/Bridgeport Regional Airport

I did a thread years ago, but I can't find it. :(
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THOSE WERE THE DAYS
http://www.jetphotos.net/photo/7438566


I have long advocated for a New Haven/Bridgeport Regional Airport

I did a thread years ago, but I can't find it. :(

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA #2 in SFO
Replies: 29
Views: 6069

Re: AA #2 in SFO

commavia wrote:
This has been discussed before.

AA's market share at SFO is illustrative of a number of factors/dynamics:


I'm assuming he's more surprised @ VX's weakness than AA's strength.

But nice fanboy answer :bigthumbsup:

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 08, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA #2 in SFO
Replies: 29
Views: 6069

Re: AA #2 in SFO

Yeah, I guess. I'm surprised that VX is behind WN. Isn't WN's presence at SFO very small due to their rather large operations at OAK and SJC? Other surprises: ATL: NK is ahead of UA TPA: AA is ahead of DL LAX: My, how UA has fallen. I'm curious the result if SkyWest is added into all their partners....

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 16919

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

Wasnt it Texas that made concealed weapons legally in airports ?/ Are you thinking about this ? http://onemileatatime.boardingarea.com/2015/06/04/guy-brings-rifle-to-atlanta-airport-because-he-can/ http://www.wsbtv.com/news/local/man-raises-eyebrows-carrying-gun-through-atlanta-a/53630158 https://w...

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 16919

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

Looks like the airport is partially open...just saw a B6 plane takeoff on CNN

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 16919

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

CNN reporting 5 dead

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 06, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 16919

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

I'm guessing MIA, PBI, RSW & MLB are taking diversions

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reported shooting at FLL
Replies: 198
Views: 16919

Re: Reported shooting at FLL

MSNBC reporting 3 dead :(

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Elite Airways Announces Florida Intrastate Routes
Replies: 23
Views: 4295

Re: Elite Airways Announces Florida Intrastate Routes

None of these new routes are bookable on their website and none are visible on the route map. Seems odd. PHF - EWR PHF - ISP TLH - VRO TLH - SRQ TLH - Asheville VRO - Asheville ISP - Asheville Still not bookable, HOWEVER....all the routes except TLH-AVL & ISP-AVL are showing up on the route map...

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jan 05, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest to announce CVG
Replies: 112
Views: 11667

Re: Southwest to announce CVG

Here's an article on them leaving CAK http://fox8.com/2017/01/04/southwest-airlines-leaving-akron-canton-airport-in-june/ It's pretty cold to leave 2 airports in a state and start another in the same state, the same day CVG is in Kentucky. The majority of the market is in Ohio but... :D True...I fo...

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jan 05, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest to announce CVG
Replies: 112
Views: 11667

Re: Southwest to announce CVG

http://fox8.com/2017/01/04/southwest-ai ... t-in-june/


It's pretty cold to leave 2 airports in a state and start another in the same state, the same day
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Here's an article on them leaving CAK

http://fox8.com/2017/01/04/southwest-ai ... t-in-june/


It's pretty cold to leave 2 airports in a state and start another in the same state, the same day

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jan 05, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2 sisters kicked off Allegiant flight prevented from seeing dying father
Replies: 104
Views: 12668

2 sisters kicked off Allegiant flight prevented from seeing dying father

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/sisters-kic ... -they-say/

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Looks like G4 just lost 2 more customers

Flying Orlando to Asheville, they were kicked off because they were perceived as a threat. Personally, I think that's a stretch.


http://www.cbsnews.com/news/sisters-kic ... -they-say/

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by 727LOVER
Wed Jan 04, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At KVPS?
Replies: 9
Views: 1070

Re: What's Going On At KVPS?

727LOVER wrote:
Perhaps it is Elite Airways which has been going to a lot of smaller Florida airports.

I love how they say fastest growing....well if you're starting with practically nothing :biggrin:


What are the 13 destinations flown by G4?
I thought they were just seasonal

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by 727LOVER
Wed Jan 04, 2017 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At KVPS?
Replies: 9
Views: 1070

Re: What's Going On At KVPS?

Perhaps it is Elite Airways which has been going to a lot of smaller Florida airports.

I love how they say fastest growing....well if you're starting with practically nothing :biggrin:


What are the 13 destinations flpwn by G4?
I thought they were just seasonal

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by 727LOVER
Wed Jan 04, 2017 5:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MD-11 white tails in RSW
Replies: 1
Views: 849

Re: MD-11 white tails in RSW

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1346239
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Answered here:

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1346239

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jan 03, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: College Bowl Charters
Replies: 41
Views: 5234

Re: College Bowl Charters

I think one of those flights was for the defense and the other was a fan charter. Maybe on the next bowl trip they will add a plane to take the offense with them. Looks like 5 Miami Air flights in total Departures from TPA Monday ----------------- 7:30pm 8:00pm Tuesday ---------------- 8:00am 11:30...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jan 03, 2017 10:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Megyn Kelly leaving FOX News for NBC
Replies: 41
Views: 1163

Megyn Kelly leaving FOX News for NBC

I'm actually NOT totally shocked by this. Things between her and Fox News had been going downhill it seems https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/megyn-kelly-leaving-fox-news-for-nbc/2017/01/03/c612c0b8-d1da-11e6-9cb0-54ab630851e8_story.html?utm_term=.c0b55de3f1a8 Is it a catastrophie for Fo...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jan 03, 2017 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: College Bowl Charters
Replies: 41
Views: 5234

Re: College Bowl Charters

The Iowa Hawkeyes flew back tonight on 2 Miami Air 738'. They landed in CID around 9pm. I think one of those flights was for the defense and the other was a fan charter. Maybe on the next bowl trip they will add a plane to take the offense with them. Looks like 5 Miami Air flights in total Departur...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 02, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: College Bowl Charters
Replies: 41
Views: 5234

Re: College Bowl Charters

Anyone know when Omni comes back to TPA to get the Hawkeyes?

And the flight #?

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Fischer has died age 60
Replies: 22
Views: 837

Re: Carrie Fischer has died age 60

http://www.eater.com/2016/12/28/1409900 ... buns-tweet
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Cinnabon sent out a tweet that got people angry

http://www.eater.com/2016/12/28/1409900 ... buns-tweet

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elisabeth Hasselbeck, 1 year without any jobs
Replies: 9
Views: 775

Re: Elisabeth Hasselbeck, 1 year without any jobs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=817CwlvqjAk


...and after the commercial break, don't forget the dis by Alicia Silverstone:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_pMqSC-Swc
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Brings back memories:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=817CwlvqjAk


...and after the commercial break, don't forget the dis by Alicia Silverstone:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_pMqSC-Swc

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 28, 2016 2:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which US airport is next to get a new runway?
Replies: 65
Views: 6982

Re: Which US airport is next to get a new runway?

TPA was supposed to get a 3rd parallel in the Old Master plan that was since removed in the 2013 Master Plan. TPA has the space for it next to the Veterans Exressway on the west side of the field, eventually I think TPA will get it. It will also help in all the noise complaints from the stupid peop...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Dec 27, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Airport Cam up and running
Replies: 4
Views: 1411

Re: Miami Airport Cam up and running

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1346131&p=19151909&hilit=MIA+webcam#p19151909
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Isn't this OLD news ?

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1346131&p=19151909&hilit=MIA+webcam#p19151909

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by 727LOVER
Mon Dec 26, 2016 7:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane diverts to Ireland because of toilets
Replies: 32
Views: 7894

Plane diverts to Ireland because of toilets

New York-Paris flight diverted to Shannon because of pax "urgent" needed to poop & pee. Toilets malfunctioned. Article doesn't say what airline or type of aircraft How often does this happen? What if you were in the middle of the Pacific Ocean? http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-3843...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Dec 26, 2016 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: College Bowl Charters
Replies: 41
Views: 5234

Re: College Bowl Charters

Correction the source I read might have been inaccurate I see a Omni Air International 777 is scheduled to arrive in Cedar Rapids today on flightaware I assume that might be used to fly to TPA not the 737s the article I read said, Looks to be landing too close to sunset. :( Hopefully they'll depart...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Dec 26, 2016 5:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: College Bowl Charters
Replies: 41
Views: 5234

Re: College Bowl Charters

What is carrying Iowa Hawkeyes to Outback Bowl in Tampa?

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by 727LOVER
Thu Dec 22, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 removes pax for harassing Ivanka Trump
Replies: 56
Views: 5752

B6 removes pax for harassing Ivanka Trump

A male passenger was removed from a JetBlue flight on Thursday morning after reportedly “berating” Ivanka Trump and her family shortly before takeoff at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport https://www.yahoo.com/news/passenger-kicked-off-jetblue-flight-for-questioning-why-ivanka-trump-w...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 21, 2016 6:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Youtuber Kicked off of plane for "Speaking Arabic"
Replies: 76
Views: 6805

Re: Youtuber Kicked off of plane for "Speaking Arabic"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4OnCtjBIO8

He's their Beatles?
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Guess these people are not flying DELTA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4OnCtjBIO8

He's their Beatles?

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 21, 2016 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Youtuber Kicked off of plane for "Speaking Arabic"
Replies: 76
Views: 6805

Re: Youtuber Kicked off of plane for "Speaking Arabic"

If it is staged and can be proven so, I hope DL sues him. He's a big-time you-tuber, so I'd figure he's got money.

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 21, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Youtuber Kicked off of plane for "Speaking Arabic"
Replies: 76
Views: 6805

Re: Youtuber Kicked off of plane for "Speaking Arabic"

dubaiamman243 wrote:
I think the thread starter didn't hear about the old stories of American carriers kicking off pax for talking Arabic! Put your emotions away my dear! This is unacceptable, it's 2016.


If I'm not mistaken...the thread-starter IS Arabic :stirthepot:

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