babaero
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Phucket Air

Mon Apr 07, 2003 2:16 pm

Recently reterned from the Philippines and noticed parked at Clark international airport a YS-11 painted in full Phucket air cls

Not sure of the req but I guess its one of the old Air Philippines aircraft.
Anyone have any info on how many more of these there getting.
 
Airbus Lover
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RE: Phucket Air

Mon Apr 07, 2003 2:25 pm

Nice spelling

its Phuket Air..

and the YS11 is either from Air Phillipines or Asian Spirit IIRC. Dont know for sure.

PHUCKET AIR!  Big thumbs up yeh  Nuts PHUCKET  Smile/happy/getting dizzy
 
N754PR
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RE: Phucket Air

Mon Apr 07, 2003 2:26 pm

I think thats Phuket Air Babaero  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

A friend of mine did see one in full colours in Bangkok just the other day.
Bush, your a sad, sad man.
 
afay1
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RE: Phucket Air

Mon Apr 07, 2003 4:57 pm

In addition to the humor of the way the name sounds in English, isn't a "phukket" a farter in Russian/Ukrainian?
 
Andreas
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RE: Phucket Air

Mon Apr 07, 2003 5:40 pm

Afay, it actually doesn't sound that funny in English taking into consideration, that it is correctly pronounced "poo-ket", and not "fu.kit"
I know it's only VfB but I like it!
 
afay1
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RE: Phucket Air

Mon Apr 07, 2003 7:33 pm

I think the point is that it isn't in English to begin with, merely transliterated. To most native speakers of English, it looks like, well, you know...

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