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by GearDownPlease
Wed Nov 12, 2008 8:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?
Replies: 13
Views: 19227

RE: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Nov 10, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?
Replies: 13
Views: 19227

RE: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?
Replies: 8
Views: 8009

RE: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Nov 06, 2008 7:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?
Replies: 8
Views: 8009

RE: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Nov 04, 2008 6:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?
Replies: 8
Views: 8009

RE: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Nov 04, 2008 6:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?
Replies: 8
Views: 8009

RE: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Nov 03, 2008 12:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?
Replies: 8
Views: 8009

Qatar Or Emirates Between GVA And KUL?

Hello, I am planning a trip to Malaysia and was wondering which was the best choice between Qatar Airways and Emirates ? Qatar Airways and Emirates are the two airlines I am interested in since I discovered they offer among the lowest fares between Switzerland and Malaysia. If it was not a matter of...

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by GearDownPlease
Wed Oct 29, 2008 6:23 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?
Replies: 13
Views: 19227

RE: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?

Thanks for your replies guys. Are there station diagrams or drawings showing the stretched vertical stabilizer ? I just need to know how much it was extended (height and chord).

Thanks again, regards !

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Oct 28, 2008 5:48 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?
Replies: 13
Views: 19227

A340-500/-600 Vertical Stabilizer?

Hi, My apologies if the following has been discussed previously... I am currently searching for A340-500/-600 vertical stabilizer dimensions, I would like to know how much it was stretched (basically its vertical height and chord) vs the "standard" A340-200/-300 vertical stabilizer. I heard "early" ...

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Sep 23, 2008 12:02 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 747SP Questions
Replies: 13
Views: 5089

RE: 747SP Questions

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by GearDownPlease
Sat Sep 13, 2008 7:51 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 747SP Questions
Replies: 13
Views: 5089

747SP Questions

Hello friends, 747 lovers  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/hearts.gif" alt="hearts" border=0>   <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/kiss.gif" alt="kiss" border=0>  We're all aware of the main visual differences between the 747SP and "regular" 747s, namely the ...

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by GearDownPlease
Fri Feb 01, 2008 4:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Do You Love Best About The A345?
Replies: 20
Views: 6207

RE: What Do You Love Best About The A345?

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Jan 31, 2008 10:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What To Choose: Fly Narrow Or Wide-body Aircrafts?
Replies: 10
Views: 9824

RE: What To Choose: Fly Narrow Or Wide-body Aircra

Hmmm, no pilots available to give their point of views ? Please please...

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by GearDownPlease
Wed Jan 30, 2008 11:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Do You Love Best About The A345?
Replies: 20
Views: 6207

RE: What Do You Love Best About The A345?

The soundtrack  bigthumbsup  , OMG !!! Those Trents sure sound wonderful.

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Best Looking Plane That Never Existed...
Replies: 24
Views: 8068

RE: The Best Looking Plane That Never Existed...

How about a MSA Malaysia-Singapore Airlines Super VC10 ? Now THAT would be hot...

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:22 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Long-Haul Aircraft
Replies: 32
Views: 27428

RE: Best Long-Haul Aircraft

A little narrower  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/crowded.gif" alt="crowded" border=0>  seats in Eco, a slightly outdated cabin (though Qantas's new cabin featuring the "Boeing Signature Interior" is just wonderful), a little noisier than the A330/A340/A380s (good point for me ind...

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Quietest Long-haul A/c Cabins
Replies: 24
Views: 5477

RE: Quietest Long-haul A/c Cabins

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Jan 17, 2008 10:58 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What To Choose: Fly Narrow Or Wide-body Aircrafts?
Replies: 10
Views: 9824

RE: What To Choose: Fly Narrow Or Wide-body Aircra

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Jan 14, 2008 5:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What To Choose: Fly Narrow Or Wide-body Aircrafts?
Replies: 10
Views: 9824

What To Choose: Fly Narrow Or Wide-body Aircrafts?

Hello all, Let's make it short : let's imagine that I'm about to realise my dream => become an airline pilot BUT, right from the beginning (training), I'm asked to choose between a narrow-body network (A320 range) or wide-body network (A330/A340 range/MD-11?). When it comes to being a job, what are ...

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by GearDownPlease
Fri Jan 11, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Are Airliner Skins Produced?
Replies: 7
Views: 6582

RE: How Are Airliner Skins Produced?

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by GearDownPlease
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Are Airliner Skins Produced?
Replies: 7
Views: 6582

How Are Airliner Skins Produced?

Hi all, I came across these 2 very nice photos, <a href="http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1176862/L/" target=_blank>http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1176862/L/</a> and <a href="http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1275911/L/" target=_blank>http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1275911/L/</a> , (wooho...

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Dec 24, 2007 9:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Comparison Of Various Engine Types On The B-777
Replies: 13
Views: 5675

RE: Comparison Of Various Engine Types On The B-777

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by GearDownPlease
Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:14 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A380 Landing Gear Retraction Videos?
Replies: 14
Views: 6064

RE: A380 Landing Gear Retraction Videos?

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:03 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

RE: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Dec 18, 2007 6:41 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A380 Landing Gear Retraction Videos?
Replies: 14
Views: 6064

RE: A380 Landing Gear Retraction Videos?

Thanks alot, that's what I was looking for, though I've seen it on tv at a much closer point of view. Still impressive !!!

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by GearDownPlease
Tue Dec 18, 2007 3:14 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A380 Landing Gear Retraction Videos?
Replies: 14
Views: 6064

A380 Landing Gear Retraction Videos?

Hello,

During its first test flights, I remember having seen on tv complete sequences of the landing gear in transit during retraction. Do you know where I could find them ?

Thanking you in advance.

Regards, Stéphane

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Dec 17, 2007 7:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

RE: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Dec 17, 2007 10:24 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

RE: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

Huh, just checked page 15 of http://www.boeing.com/commercial/airports/acaps/777_23.pdf ("regular 777s") and found the same nacelle's maximum external diameter of 13ft 0in... I'm puzzled.

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by GearDownPlease
Mon Dec 17, 2007 10:13 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

RE: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

Thank you guys, though the drawings are not 100% accurate (try and change the scale to 400% and see what I mean) I found THE dimension I was looking for, on page 12, the nacelle's maximum external diameter is indeed 13ft 0in or 156in. Thanks alot !

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by GearDownPlease
Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:46 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

RE: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

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by GearDownPlease
Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:39 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

RE: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

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by GearDownPlease
Fri Dec 14, 2007 10:20 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?
Replies: 15
Views: 17220

GE90-110B/-115B Dimensions?

Hello, Kayyy, I've used the "Search the Forum" function, with no sucess unfortunately. I'm interested in knowing the external dimensions of the GE90s (including nacelle) that powers 777-200LR and -300ER versions, aka GE90-110B/-115B <a href="http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1265914/M/" target=_bla...

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Jun 21, 2007 7:22 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?
Replies: 9
Views: 8228

RE: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?

Thank you guys for your replies, most appreciated !

Best regards, GearDownPlease

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Jun 21, 2007 7:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 777 LCD Display Frames
Replies: 9
Views: 5252

RE: 777 LCD Display Frames

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by GearDownPlease
Sun Jun 17, 2007 2:51 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?
Replies: 9
Views: 8228

RE: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?

Well, thanks but I am still wondering why... lol !

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by GearDownPlease
Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:17 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?
Replies: 9
Views: 8228

RE: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?

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by GearDownPlease
Wed Jun 13, 2007 3:56 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?
Replies: 9
Views: 8228

No Outboard Ailerons On A310s And A300B4-600s?

Hello, Boeing large airliners traditionally feature an "inboard flaps, inboard aileron, outboard flaps <acronym title="Anderson - Regional (County) (AND / KAND), USA - South Carolina">AND</acronym> outboard aileron" wing geometry, a feature shared in the Airbus range with the A300B4-200, <acronym ti...

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by GearDownPlease
Thu Jun 07, 2007 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Assembly Update (Detailed) - Part II
Replies: 30
Views: 7956

RE: 787 Assembly Update (Detailed) - Part II

Hello "ces Messieurs", So glad to have joined the a.net community, EVENTUALLY, it was itching me since well 3 years. I was wondering if Boeing or Messier-Bugatti already released photos of the main landing gear ? That's quite a change from Boeing's usual Mencaso-provided main gears and the sight of ...

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