L-1011Alpha
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If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Wed Jun 21, 2000 12:23 pm

If you have the opportunity to fly an airliner...
wich one you'd choose to pilot ? an WHY ?
I'll start;
I would choose L-1011TS
YEaH  it is the best airliner!!!
I could imagine me piloting a L-1011,that would be great....
"For Us, Sky is not the limit.. Its Ground" / L-1011Alpha.
 
Pacific
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Wed Jun 21, 2000 2:18 pm

A320. It's a good plane, does't fly too far so you get to see your family more often (If I ever have one).
With no family, it'll be the A340 or B777. These are superb planes and I'll get to fly around the world!
 
Ryefly
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Wed Jun 21, 2000 2:28 pm

I'll say the 757, not to big, but has that heavy feel of a wide body.
 
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Wed Jun 21, 2000 11:19 pm

I would fly the 767, in my second choice I would fly a Fokker F-100
 
johno
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Wed Jun 21, 2000 11:26 pm

None of the heavy metal for me. I'll take the Viscount and enjoy the view  
 
G-KIRAN
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Thu Jun 22, 2000 1:31 am

747-400,concorde or 777
 
Boeing727
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Thu Jun 22, 2000 1:45 am

DL B767....
 
bacardi182
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Thu Jun 22, 2000 4:35 am

757 for AA. lots of routes, a good airplane, and i would have a secure job for a while  
 
copper1
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Thu Jun 22, 2000 4:45 am

Without a doubt the airliner that I would choose is the Super Constellation. This queen of the sky was the epitome of prop airliners and took commercial aviation as far as it would go with piston engines. There is nothing like the sight and sound of a dear old Connie whether she is starting up, taxiing or in her real element, the air.

Todays jets are great but for the most part they lack any flare and pizazz.

Copper1
 
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Thu Jun 22, 2000 6:12 am

same as G-KIRAN I would like to fly 747-400!!
 
B747-437B
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RE: If You Have The Op. To Pilot?!?

Thu Jun 22, 2000 6:22 am

707

One of my biggest regrets was that I never got to jumpseat on one of those babies (too young when they were retired).
"The A340-300 may boast a long range, but the A340 is underpowered" -- Robert Milton, CEO - Air Canada

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