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by n5014k
Mon Sep 16, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Former Hubs Have You Flown Through?
Replies: 16
Views: 2519

RE: Which Former Hubs Have You Flown Through?

STL: <acronym title="T<acronym title="KLM CityHopper (Netherlands)">WA</acronym> Transworld Airlines (USA)">TW</acronym> and <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (South Korea)">OZ</acronym> <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - I...

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by n5014k
Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Were TWA's Historically Large Stations?
Replies: 52
Views: 11538

RE: Where Were TWA's Historically Large Stations?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tan+Flyr" class="quote" target="_blank">Tan Flyr</a> (<a href="#28" class="quote">Reply 28</a>):<br/><i>It is alo interesting if you go back and...

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by n5014k
Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Airlines Regretted Ordering And Flying
Replies: 116
Views: 21426

RE: Aircraft Airlines Regretted Ordering And Flying

This happened a long time ago and not many will remember it, but Lake Central was all but ruined by the Nord 262. <acronym title="Larnaca - International (LCA / LCLK), Cyprus">LCA</acronym> had other issues, including a huge expenditure to convert their Convairs to 580's, but I believe it is safe to...

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by n5014k
Tue Jun 18, 2013 4:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines You Missed Your Chance To Fly On
Replies: 35
Views: 6754

RE: Airlines You Missed Your Chance To Fly On

I didn't think I'd see any mention of the airlines I wished I'd flown on when I had the chance.

1) Marco Island Airlines - last chance to fly a Martin 404. My Dad worked in the Martin factory in the 1940's.
2) Reeve Aleutian
3) Lake Central (showing my age)
4) Northeast (ditto)
5) Mohawk

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by n5014k
Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could An Airline Have Its Own Airport?
Replies: 71
Views: 19550

RE: Could An Airline Have Its Own Airport?

This isn't terribly glamorous, but Metro Airlines built a STOLport in Clear Lake City, Texas with the designator CLC. I flew their Twin Otters between there and <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym> many times. Also flew Metro to <acronym tit...

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by n5014k
Sun Dec 30, 2012 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Piedmont 767 Service
Replies: 45
Views: 11887

RE: Piedmont 767 Service

I still miss <acronym title="Sunflower Airlines (Fiji)">PI</acronym> very much. My home airport is <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym> and while I acknowledge the benefit <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym...

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by n5014k
Wed Sep 12, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Rarest Airliner You've Flown On?
Replies: 71
Views: 8867

RE: Rarest Airliner You've Flown On?

My idea of rarity (USA only): Precision Airlines Dornier 228 Aspen BAe 146 National L-188 <acronym title="Sunflower Airlines (Fiji)">PI</acronym> <acronym title="Proteus Airlines (France)">YS</acronym>-11 Trans Central <acronym title="Proteus Airlines (France)">YS</acronym>-11 ASA Dash 7 Ransome Nor...

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by n5014k
Sun Aug 12, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Milk Run Nostalgia
Replies: 168
Views: 20985

RE: Milk Run Nostalgia

Took a <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> 727 once <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym>-<acronym title="Spokane - International (Geiger Field) (GEG / KGEG), USA - Washington">GEG</acronym>-<acronym title="Missoula - Intern...

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by n5014k
Tue Jun 26, 2012 7:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Early Commuter Carriers That Fly/flew Jets
Replies: 13
Views: 6169

RE: Early Commuter Carriers That Fly/flew Jets

In the 1980's was an operation called Enterprise Airlines that ran Cessna Citations <acronym title="Columbus - Port Columbus International (CMH / KCMH), USA - Ohio">CMH</acronym>-<acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym>, amongst ...

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by n5014k
Tue Jun 26, 2012 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did Everyone Overestimate Helicopters?
Replies: 51
Views: 15164

RE: Why Did Everyone Overestimate Helicopters?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seabosdca" class="quote" target="_blank">seabosdca</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>They were too optimistic.</i></font></td...

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by n5014k
Fri Jan 27, 2012 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where's This? (TWA CV880)
Replies: 13
Views: 3358

RE: Where's This? (TWA CV880)

The Convair in the background is an LC 340 - you can tell by the paint scheme alone but the radial engines are apparent in the photo as well.

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by n5014k
Fri Dec 30, 2011 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: National Airlines(Sun King) Toward The End
Replies: 74
Views: 13412

RE: National Airlines(Sun King) Toward The End

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/maxpower1954" class="quote" target="_blank">maxpower1954</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>N5014K, I'm guessing your user n...

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by n5014k
Wed Dec 28, 2011 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Magnolia Airlines Launch @ MSY
Replies: 9
Views: 8059

RE: Magnolia Airlines Launch @ MSY

Agree - Pride had a spiffy paint job. Pride didn't last long but at least they flew, making them more successful than BWI's startup, Columbia Air.

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by n5014k
Wed Dec 28, 2011 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: National Airlines(Sun King) Toward The End
Replies: 74
Views: 13412

RE: National Airlines(Sun King) Toward The End

A few thoughts. I appreciate the film clip showing the National DC-8. I wonder if anyone has gathered a list of such clips. I know, for instance, in Disney's "The Parent Trap" the stars arrive in <acronym title="Monterey - Peninsula (MRY / KMRY), USA - California">MRY</acronym> on a United <acronym ...

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by n5014k
Wed Dec 28, 2011 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gulfstream/United Soon To Offer YNG-CLE Route?
Replies: 77
Views: 7477

RE: Gulfstream/United Soon To Offer YNG-CLE Route?

Regarding the numerous posts suggesting travelers drive from <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE / KCLE), USA - Ohio">CLE</acronym>: we who do business in places like YNG, CAK or <acronym title="Toledo - Express (TOL / KTOL), USA - Ohio">TOL</acronym> prefer flights to our final d...

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by n5014k
Wed Dec 21, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Electra Ops
Replies: 50
Views: 7595

RE: Northwest Electra Ops

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BoeingGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">BoeingGuy</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>What other small cities like that did th...

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by n5014k
Mon Dec 19, 2011 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA In Zanesville,Marion,Mansfeild Ohio
Replies: 15
Views: 4778

RE: TWA In Zanesville,Marion,Mansfeild Ohio

The trunk carriers served reams of small towns at first. Basically the airline schedules read like railroad schedules with what amounted to "local" and "express" flights. The "express" runs were non-stops between big cities while the "locals" flew between major markets and stopped at lots of small t...

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by n5014k
Mon Dec 12, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Convair 580 Belly Landing In Denver
Replies: 17
Views: 15044

RE: Frontier Convair 580 Belly Landing In Denver

Convair 580 remains my favorite plane to fly. Roomy, comfortable, smooth with a touch of the old days I unashamedly miss. I guess I've flown on my last one, though.

[Edited 2011-12-12 12:22:10]

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by n5014k
Mon Dec 12, 2011 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am 20 Years Gone
Replies: 86
Views: 16718

RE: Pan Am 20 Years Gone

I loved seeing the 707's, DC-8's and 747's on approach to BAL (now <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym>) in the 60's and 70's. My friends and I used to talk our way onto a lot of planes that were sitting at the gates but we w...

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by n5014k
Sat Nov 12, 2011 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maryland Plans $100m Expansion At BWI
Replies: 66
Views: 9351

RE: Maryland Plans $100m Expansion At BWI

BWI has been my home airport since 1966, when it was still BAL. In those days Pier C was the main drag with <acronym title="European Regions Airlines (Spain)">EA</acronym>, <acronym title="North American Airlines (USA)">NA</acronym>, NE, <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, <acrony...

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by n5014k
Tue Jul 26, 2011 1:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying On A DC-9 Just For Fun- Am I Crazy?
Replies: 45
Views: 9127

RE: Flying On A DC-9 Just For Fun- Am I Crazy?

No you're not crazy. Do it before they're gone. I missed opportunities to fly on the Viscount, Caravelle, DC-6, Constellation, Martin 404 and Convair 880 and now the opportunity is gone forever. I wouldn't mind flying a Beech 18 tail dragger either. If you can try especially hard to find a series 10...

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by n5014k
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Tell Us About Your Local Airport!
Replies: 58
Views: 8446

RE: Tell Us About Your Local Airport!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/>ont2cgi</a> (<a href=" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>Mine is the red-headed stepchild of <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX...

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by n5014k
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Tell Us About Your Local Airport!
Replies: 58
Views: 8446

RE: Tell Us About Your Local Airport!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FlyDeltaJets87" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyDeltaJets87</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>My local airport is <acronym...

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by n5014k
Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Favourite Aircraft Sound?
Replies: 31
Views: 7242

RE: Your Favourite Aircraft Sound?

A DC-6 or a Constellation taking off. A DC-3, Convair piston or Martin 404 will do. I saw a DC-6 restart an engine while landing at <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym> (then BAL) in the late 1950's. I can still remember that...

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by n5014k
Sat Nov 20, 2010 9:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shortest Flight You Took Requiring A Connection
Replies: 29
Views: 4743

RE: Shortest Flight You Took Requiring A Connectio

MKK-<acronym title="Kahului (OGG / PHOG), USA - Hawaii">OGG</acronym>-LNY <acronym title="Beaumont / Port Arthur - Southeast Texas Regional (Jefferson County) (BPT / KBPT), USA - Texas">BPT</acronym>-<acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>-VCT ...

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by n5014k
Fri Oct 01, 2010 1:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Continental Airlines Memories
Replies: 48
Views: 6428

RE: Your Continental Airlines Memories

I never flew <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> much - by the time they began service to <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym> (after the <acronym title="Tol Air Services (Puerto Rico)">TI</acronym> merge...

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by n5014k
Tue May 04, 2010 5:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: If You Could Fly On A Airline That Gone Now?
Replies: 23
Views: 6401

RE: If You Could Fly On A Airline That Gone Now?

I would have liked to have taken the Pan Am flight across the Pacific that stopped at Wake Island and Midway. Others that come to mind: Reeve Aleutian Electra to Attu. Pacific Northern Connie <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym> to <acronym t...

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by n5014k
Sat Apr 17, 2010 3:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Plane Did I Fly On: BWI-DCA, USAir, June 1994
Replies: 6
Views: 6539

RE: What Plane Did I Fly On: BWI-DCA, USAir, June

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/OlympicATH" class="quote" target="_blank">OlympicATH</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>At first I thought I didn't rem...

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by n5014k
Mon Apr 12, 2010 5:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines You've Flown Which Are No More: Mk II
Replies: 73
Views: 8090

RE: Airlines You've Flown Which Are No More: Mk II

Air 1 Air Midwest Air Molokai Air New England Air Ontario Air Sunshine Aloha America West Aspen Atlantic Air Bar Harbor Braniff Business Express Canadian Catalina Commuter Airlines Commuter Downeast Eastern Emerald Frontier (original) Holiday Lacsa Metro National NewAir Nordair North Central Northwe...

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by n5014k
Thu Apr 08, 2010 3:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Good Seats On Southwest 73G
Replies: 14
Views: 7524

RE: Good Seats On Southwest 73G

I tend to over-think things and I end up shooting myself in the foot as often as not. Having said that, here's my strategy if the exit rows are taken. If it is a reasonably full flight, the best thing that can happen to me is to have an empty middle seat next to me. To increase the odds (assuming yo...

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by n5014k
Thu Apr 08, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Favorite AA Slogan?
Replies: 6
Views: 4876

RE: Your Favorite AA Slogan?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PI4EVER" class="quote" target="_blank">PI4EVER</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>"Something Mediocre in the Air is What We Do...

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by n5014k
Thu Apr 08, 2010 3:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Airport You've Ever Been To
Replies: 71
Views: 9853

RE: Best Airport You've Ever Been To

Most of my travel is domestic US. That said, I like Kona's airport the best. <acronym title="OLD: Austin - Robert Mueller Municipal (AUS / KAUS) (closed), USA - Texas AND CURRENT: Austin - Bergstrom International (AFB) (AUS / KBSM), USA - Texas">AUS</acronym> is a nice medium-sized airport. So is <a...

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by n5014k
Sun Mar 21, 2010 6:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Smallest Aircraft To Operate Sched Flights?
Replies: 6
Views: 4400

RE: Smallest Aircraft To Operate Sched Flights?

I flew a Piper PA-34 Seneca operated by a small outfit named Commutair. They flew from <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym> to a bunch of nearby cities. I flew them from <acronym title="Houston - William P. Hobby (HOU / KHOU), USA - Texas">H...

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by n5014k
Wed Mar 10, 2010 3:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have You Flown These Airlines?
Replies: 6
Views: 5362

RE: Have You Flown These Airlines?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kmh1956" class="quote" target="_blank">kmh1956</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I've not flown any of them, but my mother fl...

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by n5014k
Sun Mar 07, 2010 8:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Do You Like Southwest?
Replies: 34
Views: 6994

RE: How Do You Like Southwest?

I fly them all the time out of <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym> since they have so many non-stop destinations. In my experience they are almost always on time, I have no trouble redeeming <acronym title="Tower Air (USA)">...

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by n5014k
Sun Mar 07, 2010 8:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Connecting At IAH, 34minutes Enough?
Replies: 20
Views: 8485

RE: Connecting At IAH, 34minutes Enough?

A 34-minute connection time at IAH would make me very anxious.

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by n5014k
Sun Mar 07, 2010 8:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Liveries You Miss?
Replies: 43
Views: 7271

RE: Airline Liveries You Miss?

There are so many. I thought the short-lived Vanguard Airlines' final livery was cool. Continental's Golden Tail livery (the one with the two thin gold cheatlines, not the one they had just before the current one) Piedmont American's lightning bolt Braniff's original "jelly bean" colors TWA's twin g...

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by n5014k
Sun Mar 07, 2010 8:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have You Flown These Airlines?
Replies: 6
Views: 5362

RE: Have You Flown These Airlines?

The only airline I can think of that might interest you is Catalina Airlines. I guess I can add Aspen, since they flew to California for a time. If you expand your area of interest to other parts of the US I can name about 30 such airlines I've flown on. My favorite was an Air Sunshine DC-3 Key West...

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by n5014k
Sun Sep 20, 2009 9:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's Your Longest-since Airline?
Replies: 55
Views: 7966

RE: What's Your Longest-since Airline?

Airlines that do not exist: Downeast Airlines in Maine

Airlines that still exist: Delta (and I used to be a Flying Colonel, too)

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by n5014k
Sun Sep 20, 2009 9:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's The Smallest Airport You've Flown To/from?
Replies: 108
Views: 16070

RE: What's The Smallest Airport You've Flown To/fr

My smallest airport via a commercial flight is Lana'i City in Hawai'i (LNY). The terminal was only open when Hawaiian Airlines flights arrived in those days, and we came in on Air Moloka'i. No worries, though - the Jeep we rented was parked out front with the keys under the sun visor. Other small ai...

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by n5014k
Mon Jun 02, 2008 3:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best And Worst US Airports...forget JD Power!
Replies: 40
Views: 8343

RE: Best And Worst US Airports...forget JD Power!

Favorite: KOA Favorite majors: <acronym title="Kansas City - International (MCI / KMCI), USA - Missouri">MCI</acronym> - for O&D because of short distance to curbside and short security lines <acronym title="Pittsburgh - International (Greater Pittsburgh) (PIT / KPIT), USA - Pennsylvania">PIT</acron...

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by n5014k
Mon Jun 02, 2008 3:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Kind Of Traveller Are You?
Replies: 56
Views: 6492

RE: What Kind Of Traveller Are You?

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by n5014k
Mon Jun 02, 2008 3:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Shortest Commercial Flight Distance
Replies: 76
Views: 9642

RE: Your Shortest Commercial Flight Distance

The flights I've been on that are under 50 miles: <acronym title="Avalon - Catalina (Airport in the Sky) (AVX / CIB), USA - California">AVX</acronym>-TWH: 12 miles <acronym title="Bridgeport - Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial (BDR), USA - Connecticut">BDR</acronym>-HVN: 14 miles <acronym title="Bridgeport ...

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by n5014k
Mon Apr 21, 2008 4:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Side Do You Prefer?
Replies: 45
Views: 5184

RE: Which Side Do You Prefer?

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by n5014k
Sat Apr 12, 2008 12:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Of The Airlines Gone, Who Do You Miss The Most?
Replies: 62
Views: 8838

RE: Of The Airlines Gone, Who Do You Miss The Most

BWI is my home airport and I will miss Piedmont until the day I die. They had a wonderful hub here with lots of nonstop destinations, two club rooms (were they called President's Clubs?), a generous upgrade program, a good frequent flier program and friendly service. Also: Western the original Front...

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by n5014k
Sat Apr 12, 2008 12:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Milk Runs
Replies: 22
Views: 3401

RE: Milk Runs

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by n5014k
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Earliest Aircraft Flown
Replies: 22
Views: 3528

RE: Earliest Aircraft Flown

DC-3
EYW-MTH-MIA in the mid 1970's
Air Sunshine, later absorbed by Air Florida

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by n5014k
Wed Mar 05, 2008 2:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Airport Would You Build A Railway To
Replies: 43
Views: 5819

RE: Which Airport Would You Build A Railway To

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by n5014k
Wed Mar 05, 2008 2:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Empty Flights
Replies: 24
Views: 3213

RE: Empty Flights

Just before <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> declared bankruptcy in 1983 I flew on a 727 <acronym title="Louisville - Standiford Field International (SDF / KSDF), USA - Kentucky">SDF</acronym>-<acronym title="Indianapolis - International (IND / KIND), USA - Indiana">IND</acro...

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by n5014k
Sat Jan 12, 2008 11:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Aircraft Have You Flown The Most?
Replies: 126
Views: 10261

RE: What Aircraft Have You Flown The Most?

Just recently, after 35 years of business travel I had the 737 family pass the 727 for frequency. Just about everyone serving <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym> used the 727 here for 25 years or more (<acronym title="North ...

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