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by HeyMach
Sun Apr 07, 2013 11:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Winter 2012-2013-2014 Screenshot Thread
Replies: 144
Views: 34435

Winter 2012-2013-2014 Screenshot Thread

OY-<acronym title="Seymour - Freeman Municipal (SER), USA - Indiana">SER</acronym> - longed scrapped but lives on in Flight Sim.... <a href="http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c236/deboro/Anet/17.png" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c236/deboro/Anet/17.png" target="_blank"...

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by HeyMach
Sat Dec 15, 2007 12:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Hate Cello Music.
Replies: 49
Views: 4746

RE: I Hate Cello Music.

Bagpipes - unadulterated caterwauler masquerading as music.

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by HeyMach
Sun Sep 23, 2007 8:51 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why No EU Flag?
Replies: 226
Views: 6290

RE: Why No EU Flag?

As have I argued since I first joined, EU airlines proudly display the European flag why can't we? <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/0550572/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/0550572/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br>...

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by HeyMach
Mon Jun 04, 2007 12:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's Your Cure For A Hangover?
Replies: 54
Views: 3053

RE: What's Your Cure For A Hangover?

A Bullshot...

60ml (2oz) vodka
120ml (4oz) Chilled Beef Bouillon
dash Worcestershire sauce
dash tabasco sauce
salt/pepper to taste

Put all ingredients into a cocktail shaker half filled with ice shake vigourously then strain into a glass half filled with ice cubes. Works every time!

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by HeyMach
Mon Mar 05, 2007 8:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did I Hear Blair Right?
Replies: 25
Views: 9055

RE: Did I Hear Blair Right?

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by HeyMach
Mon Nov 20, 2006 2:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: French UN Troops Prepare Guns Against Israeli Jets
Replies: 119
Views: 5280

RE: French UN Troops Prepare Guns Against Israeli Jets

Only five months ago during this summer's Israeli / Lebanon conflict, Israel, in an "apparently deliberate targeting", quoting Kofi Annan, of a UN observation post killed four UN peacekeepers. Can it really be such a surprise to anyone that the French UN troops adopt a defensive stance when Israeli ...

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 19, 2006 2:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Need Help With Copyrights And Radio Broadcasts
Replies: 11
Views: 5191

RE: I Need Help With Copyrights And Radio Broadcas

Google "public performance rights". On this side of the pond if a shop, for example, wants to play music (be it radio or a <acronym title="Alliance Air (India)">CD</acronym>) it need a licence from the Public Performance Society (PRS). Royalties collected by PRS from these licenses are distributed t...

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by HeyMach
Sat Feb 25, 2006 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Deceiving Non-stop Routes
Replies: 3
Views: 2681

RE: Deceiving Non-stop Routes

The Air Berlin site does state at the bottom of the flight options page that "x=via". Which in my book means you'll be changing planes somewhere.

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by HeyMach
Tue Jun 21, 2005 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B747SP @ IWA Now
Replies: 5
Views: 1434

RE: B747SP @ IWA Now

As a matter of interest, where is IWA?

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by HeyMach
Fri Jun 03, 2005 2:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why's Alcohol Legal?
Replies: 31
Views: 1464

RE: Why's Alcohol Legal?

...and we need something to numb us before reading a thread like this....

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by HeyMach
Sun May 22, 2005 12:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anybody Got The Motorola V3?
Replies: 12
Views: 1933

RE: Anybody Got The Motorola V3?

Battery life doesn't seem so good though.

Turn off Bluetooth (if you're not using it) and you'll find that battery life will improve considerably.

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by HeyMach
Thu May 19, 2005 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Queen Does Not Fly Her Country's Airline?
Replies: 110
Views: 21774

RE: The Queen Does Not Fly Her Country's Airline?

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by HeyMach
Thu May 19, 2005 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Queen Does Not Fly Her Country's Airline?
Replies: 110
Views: 21774

RE: The Queen Does Not Fly Her Country's Airline?

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by HeyMach
Fri Apr 29, 2005 2:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Is The Temperature Where You Are Right Now?
Replies: 64
Views: 5455

RE: What Is The Temperature Where You Are Right Now?

Arctic conditions -100 C. The significant other just came home in a huff.

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by HeyMach
Thu Apr 21, 2005 7:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White Smoke In Rome...
Replies: 144
Views: 3966

RE: White Smoke In Rome...

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by HeyMach
Wed Feb 23, 2005 7:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Battleship Are You? LOL!
Replies: 53
Views: 9091

RE: What Battleship Are You? LOL!

<img src="http://images.quizilla.com/T/TJHairball/1089179991_resRiowtxt.JPG" border="0" alt="Riotext"><br>Rio de Janeiro <br><br><a href="http://quizilla.com/users/TJHairball/quizzes/Battleship%20Quiz/"> <font size="-1">Battleship Quiz</font></a><BR> <font size="-3">brought to you by <a href="http:/...

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by HeyMach
Thu Feb 17, 2005 9:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do Lobsters Feel Pain?
Replies: 57
Views: 4573

RE: Do Lobsters Feel Pain?

My heavens 52 responses before this one; and the one that some it all up was back at reply 18!!!

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by HeyMach
Mon Feb 07, 2005 3:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Seating Plans?
Replies: 5
Views: 2527

RE: BA Seating Plans?

Actually never though of that, but what would happen if BA had to change planes for some reason?

Should an equipment change occur your new seats would be assigned at check-in.

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by HeyMach
Mon Feb 07, 2005 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Seating Plans?
Replies: 5
Views: 2527

RE: BA Seating Plans?

BA's 747s are configured either with 38 club world seats or 70 club world seats. This effects the row numbering. It would seem that you are on a 38 seat configured aircraft and that puts 32A and 32B in the forward part of the World Traveler cabin - just over the wing (see www.seatguru.com).

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by HeyMach
Thu Jan 20, 2005 2:11 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Model - No Crashes
Replies: 27
Views: 6745

RE: Aircraft Model - No Crashes

The A380, but then again....  Smile

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by HeyMach
Sun Jan 09, 2005 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Internet Speed
Replies: 31
Views: 2297

RE: Internet Speed

ISP: BT Yahoo 1MB ADSL package

Test result:

Downstream: 925 Kbps (115 KB/sec)
Upstream: 243 Kbps (30.4 KB/sec)

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by HeyMach
Wed Dec 22, 2004 10:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Desktop Screenshots
Replies: 66
Views: 2989

RE: Desktop Screenshots

Here's mine...

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by HeyMach
Wed Dec 15, 2004 1:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA In Green-red?
Replies: 13
Views: 5906

RE: NWA In Green-red?

I think you might be referring to the Northwest and Republic merger. For a time the merged company had a hybrid colour scheme. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/687082/L/" target="_blank">View...

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by HeyMach
Sat Dec 04, 2004 3:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Prince Bernhard Of Netherlands Dies
Replies: 30
Views: 2907

RE: Prince Bernhard Of Netherlands Dies

<i>...his military status was taken from him.</i> His military rank was restored to him in 1991. <i>.... He was corrupted</i> The prince has, albeit posthumously, admitted his wrong doing in the Lockheed affair. Nevertheless, in my opinion, his positive achievements for the Netherlands far outweigh ...

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by HeyMach
Wed Nov 24, 2004 3:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wow IcelandAir!
Replies: 56
Views: 12785

RE: Wow IcelandAir!

Not only are there new routes on the horizon, but it is rumoured that <acronym title="Icelandair">FI</acronym> may increase its' holding in EasyJet considerably. Currently, <acronym title="Icelandair">FI</acronym> holds some 10 percent in EasyJet. See <a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/403...

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by HeyMach
Tue Nov 16, 2004 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta - Fuel Costs May Trigger Bankruptcy
Replies: 0
Views: 2157

Delta - Fuel Costs May Trigger Bankruptcy

FT.com reports that according to Delta's quarterly SEC filing the company may still have to seek bankruptcy protection if fuel costs remain at there current level. <i>We project that our annual fuel expense will be approximately $950 million higher in 2004 than it was in 2003. Approximately 86% of t...

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by HeyMach
Mon Nov 15, 2004 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The EU Takeover Agreements Someday?
Replies: 1
Views: 1645

RE: Will The EU Takeover Agreements Someday?

The EU already has these powers. In June 2003 the EU Council gave the Commission a mandate to start discussions with the US on a pan European - US joint air transport agreement. This follows on from a judgment by the European Court which ruled that the various "Open Skies" treaties entered into by m...

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Suitable Business Class Attire
Replies: 39
Views: 12748

RE: Suitable Business Class Attire

I wear a dress shirt and jacket no matter what class I travel - although admittingly, it has been a while since I have been in economy - but the tie is packed away. I wear a jacket simply because the pockets come in handy. On long haul, once on board the jacket is put away and I put on a comfortable...

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 9:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mogadishu Or North Korea?
Replies: 14
Views: 1690

RE: Mogadishu Or North Korea?

Je parle français aussi.

Bravo! A bilingual yank and a Republican - what a treat!

[Edited 2004-11-07 01:11:13]

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 8:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mogadishu Or North Korea?
Replies: 14
Views: 1690

RE: Mogadishu Or North Korea?

I'm with Concordeboy.

Quel surprise.

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JET Engine Sucks IN Worker
Replies: 35
Views: 18414

RE: JET Engine Sucks IN Worker

http://www.mosnews.com/news/2004/07/13/sheremetyevo.shtml

This was the incident that sprang to mind in my earlier post.

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 8:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JET Engine Sucks IN Worker
Replies: 35
Views: 18414

RE: JET Engine Sucks IN Worker

The story is very real...but happened about a month ago. Somewhere on this site there is a thread about the incident (I haven't work out how the search function operates).

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 7:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: European Forces Do Nothing In Darfur
Replies: 35
Views: 2265

RE: European Forces Do Nothing In Darfur

<i>... Europe abandoned its responsibilities and took the easy way out by leaving without ensuring freedom and democracy....</i> For a large part I agree with you Dl021, but let us not forget that the Truman administration keen in bolstering the UN charter forced most of the weakened European countr...

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 6:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Letter To Bush
Replies: 26
Views: 2467

RE: Letter To Bush

USAIRWAYS321: A valiant effort! Normally, letters addressed to Dubya are read to him as a bedtime story. Yours, unfortunately, is just too scary - and we don't want to keep little Dubya awake do we? Heavens! if we keep him awake he might just invade another part of our world. Once he starts there's ...

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 5:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gunpowder Plot...Need Brittish Explanation
Replies: 24
Views: 1542

RE: Gunpowder Plot...Need Brittish Explanation

Jesus. Is this what you guys do instead of Thanksgiving?

That's why we have turkey at Christmas.

Nowadays he'd have got an ASBO.

Very good Whitehatter! Sadly, too true.

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by HeyMach
Sun Nov 07, 2004 5:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Anything Actually Positive Happen With Bush?
Replies: 50
Views: 2496

RE: Did Anything Actually Positive Happen With Bush?

<i>freeing two nations from totalitarian regimes</i> Perhaps Kabul and the Green Zone in Baghdad can be remotely described as "free". The remainder of Afghanistan and Iraq are a terrorists' playground. The former hastily evacuated and left largely to fend for itself so that Saint Dubya could proudly...

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by HeyMach
Sat Nov 06, 2004 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Launch Customers
Replies: 11
Views: 2823

RE: 767 Launch Customers

Number 1 on the top row is for ILFC, the aircraft leasing company.

Edited: I stand corrected, Number 2 on the top row is Pacific Western, as WidgetBoi said.

[Edited 2004-11-06 11:43:43]

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by HeyMach
Wed Oct 13, 2004 10:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Weird Landing Of An Airbus - Is This Real?
Replies: 18
Views: 18464

RE: Weird Landing Of An Airbus - Is This Real?

It's an old Heineken commercial aired prior to a Euro 2004 qualification match between Holland and Austria. In the ad the captain welcomes the Austrian team to Holland and hopes the "hard" landing hasn't "inconvenienced" them.

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by HeyMach
Wed Sep 15, 2004 9:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: GMAIL: 6 Fresh Invites Are Waiting - Click Here
Replies: 9
Views: 1419

RE: GMAIL: 6 Fresh Invites Are Waiting - Click Here

Much obliged, 777heavy! Just created mine.

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by HeyMach
Wed Sep 15, 2004 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyTeam, Any News?
Replies: 129
Views: 9830

RE: SkyTeam, Any News?

Just received the following e-mail from Continental in my inbox: <i>Continental Airlines is now a proud member of SkyTeam, the global alliance that gives you access to more than 14,000 flights to over 650 destinations - with OnePass benefits on every flight. The commitment among SkyTeam airlines is ...

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by HeyMach
Thu Sep 02, 2004 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pets, Anyone?
Replies: 19
Views: 1333

RE: Pets, Anyone?

This is my demi-god Casper.

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by HeyMach
Thu Sep 02, 2004 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Primaris Airlines?
Replies: 30
Views: 3021

RE: Primaris Airlines?

Newsweek's Atlantic edition of August 30 has a small article regarding Primaris Airlines transatlantic plans. It reports that the airline will only offer business class tickets but at considerably lower prices than the major carriers. According to the article a return ticket from New York to London ...

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by HeyMach
Tue Aug 31, 2004 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA Cutting Off Approved Locks
Replies: 96
Views: 9368

RE: TSA Cutting Off Approved Locks

IL76TD: Whilst I understand your sentiment, I believe the flying public also have a right to take appropriate steps protect their possessions when traveling. Of course common sense must prevail, however, I fail to understand the need to cut locks which have been approved by an agency entrusted to sa...

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by HeyMach
Sun Aug 01, 2004 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kenya Airways Entering SkyTEAM
Replies: 38
Views: 4161

RE: Kenya Airways Entering SkyTEAM

It is hardly surprising that <acronym title="Kenya Airways">KQ</acronym> will join SkyTeam - KLM holds 26% in <acronym title="Kenya Airways">KQ</acronym> and have made a substantial investment in there relationship with <acronym title="Kenya Airways">KQ</acronym> (source: KLM 2003-2004 Annual Report...

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by HeyMach
Tue Jun 29, 2004 1:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lawyers, Attorneys And Solicitors!
Replies: 15
Views: 1579

RE: Lawyers, Attorneys And Solicitors!

Unlike the US and most of Europe, the UK does not have unified legal profession. As Banco mentioned, we have two branches, namely, solicitors and barristers. Barristers are called to the Bar whilst solicitors are regulated by the Law Society. Often a medical analogy is used. Solicitors are seen as g...

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by HeyMach
Mon Jun 21, 2004 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW, CO, KL To Join Skyteam On 9/13
Replies: 21
Views: 6439

RE: NW, CO, KL To Join Skyteam On 9/13

<i>Look very soon for Alitalia and Cathay.</i> I suspect Alitalia will have to wait until they put their finances in order, or at least until they have a survival plan in place. Their auditors are still refusing to sign off on their accounts. As for Cathay, I do not see them leaving the OneWorld all...

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by HeyMach
Sun Apr 25, 2004 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1 Airport 2 Countries......
Replies: 32
Views: 11750

RE: 1 Airport 2 Countries......

There is also MST which serves Maastricht in the Netherlands and the German city of Aachen.

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by HeyMach
Sat Apr 24, 2004 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No British Flag On EZY 319s?
Replies: 15
Views: 3994

RE: Why No British Flag On EZY 319s?

The A319 pictured is UK registered so it could in theory display the Union Jack. From my understanding, there is no UK requirement to display the Union Jack on a UK registered aircraft. Similarly, there is no requirement for any aircraft registered within an EU member state to display the EU flag. A...

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