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by jgp777
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAD closed?
Replies: 9
Views: 2395

Re: MAD closed?

The BA A350 is diverting to BCN. Also QR151

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by jgp777
Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: From the Paradise to the Capital: GRAN CANARIA - MADRID || NORWEGIAN
Replies: 5
Views: 3290

Re: From the Paradise to the Capital: GRAN CANARIA - MADRID || NORWEGIAN

Actually Ive never ever flown on Air Europa. Ive done many domestic flights within Spain as well as to Latin America, and I almost always chose IB because of One World. I fly to LCG from MAD almost every other week, maybe I try Air Europa on my next trip Yes it is so true.. IB express seat pitch is ...

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by jgp777
Mon Apr 10, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: From the Paradise to the Capital: GRAN CANARIA - MADRID || NORWEGIAN
Replies: 5
Views: 3290

Re: From the Paradise to the Capital: GRAN CANARIA - MADRID || NORWEGIAN

Great trip report. Why did you chose Norwegian while there are other airlines between LPA and MAD? Were the seats good in terms of pitch? How long was the flight?

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by jgp777
Mon Mar 13, 2017 10:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

Re: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

Thank You for a great trip report. Informative, great pictures and well written. I felt I was along on the trip with you. I was shocked that you went to such great effort to secure that seat in row 14 that didn't appear to offer much legroom at all! Your knees are right up on the forward seat and y...

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by jgp777
Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

Re: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

jrfspa320 wrote:
Thanks for writing up!
TAM looks pretty disappointing...how was IB in comparison?

IB was fabulous! Leg room excellent, IFE pretty good. Ever since I've been flying IB to Latam.

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by jgp777
Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

Re: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

accuman wrote:
I wonder what the exact name of those high turbulent clouds are..

Cumulus? No idea!

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by jgp777
Thu Dec 15, 2016 4:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class
Replies: 9
Views: 10622

Re: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class

Thank you. I still cant seem to figure out where is SDU in the photos! :roll: Well, there it is!! :) http://i1020.photobucket.com/albums/af322/TR763/64_zps2dtcsgrg.jpg http://i1020.photobucket.com/albums/af322/TR763/58_zpsymsfvvao.jpg duh!! I think ive to get my eyes checked. It was there all the w...

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by jgp777
Tue Dec 13, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class
Replies: 9
Views: 10622

Re: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class

Nice TR and pictures! You are right about seeing all the touristic points mentioned in Rio. The airport you pictured in Sao Paulo is not CGH, but SBMT. Thank you for the correction. Awesome trip report!! While passing over Rio, you spotted GIG and SDU!! Thanks for sharing!! Thank you. I still cant ...

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by jgp777
Tue Dec 13, 2016 5:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class
Replies: 9
Views: 10622

Re: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class

Nice report. Do you recall to which gate did you arrive at EZE? Was it Terminal A or C? Because lately, they are sending many night flights to Terminal C, as Terminal A is overcrowded with departing planes, and there is few room for airlines such as EK, TK or QR to park there. Night arrivals are al...

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by jgp777
Tue Dec 06, 2016 9:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class
Replies: 9
Views: 10622

Re: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class

Very well-written and nicely presented trip report. We don't see many flight reviews of QR's service to South America, so this is a welcome addition to A.Net. Thank you for taking the time to put this all together. Thank you! Yes there aren't many reviews of QR to South America, hence I thought it ...

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by jgp777
Mon Dec 05, 2016 11:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class
Replies: 9
Views: 10622

Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo by Qatar Airways Business class

http://i1198.photobucket.com/albums/aa442/jasonpais/DOH-GRU-EZE/0.jpg Doha to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo (Qatar Airways Boeing 777-200LR Business) A video trip report containing most of the photos of this report along with some videos of the flight is available on this link: Video Trip Report Backg...

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by jgp777
Thu Dec 01, 2016 10:51 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Domestic-intl connecting segments on Air India
Replies: 13
Views: 6871

Re: Domestic-intl connecting segments on Air India

DolphinAir747 wrote:

Thanks. Both of these seem like A321 now unfortunately but I did find a 77W flight. I thought AI no longer had 747s (or used them only for charters)?

AI has a couple of 747s. They are used on flights to JED. You can try them out on a domestic leg on AI965 or AI964 BOM-HYD sector. Magnificent bird!

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by jgp777
Wed Nov 30, 2016 3:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Domestic-intl connecting segments on Air India
Replies: 13
Views: 6871

Re: Domestic-intl connecting segments on Air India

Having flown on almost all of the international connect flights with AI, based on my experience, you shouldnt have any issues at all. Since all these flights carry passengers who are both international and domestic bound, you have to depart from the international terminal (or section) of the airport...

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by jgp777
Sun Sep 11, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Journey to the East - BA, JAL, Etihad, China Eastern
Replies: 8
Views: 6654

Re: Journey to the East - BA, JAL, Etihad, China Eastern

Excellent trip report. Thank you! Looking forward to rest of the trip. Lol about Jazbaa! Ive flown BA on intra European flights only, how is their IFE on long haul flights? Im planning to try out a BA long haul next year.

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by jgp777
Mon Jul 04, 2016 10:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: An Air India trip of the A320 extremes(Double Bogey delight)
Replies: 21
Views: 10398

Re: An Air India trip of the A320 extremes(Double Bogey delight)

Wonderful trip report. Extremely detailed and shows your love for aviation! Do keep up the passion!! I used to fly Delhi - Chennai and back every week for work for two years until last year June. Ive been on all the Delhi - Chennai flights of AI. Loved the AI439 morning service as it would almost al...

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by jgp777
Tue Apr 05, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAM Ends Commercial A332 Service
Replies: 25
Views: 10684

RE: TAM Ends Commercial A332 Service

I just managed to catch a sighting of the A332 last month in Bogota. They will be missed. Never knew they were coming off service so soon.
On another topic with TAM. Wasnt TAM supposed to debut the A350 to Madrid on 4th April? I still see the flight is being operated by a 77W.

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by jgp777
Mon Apr 04, 2016 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update On Qatar Airways 10-Abreast 77W?
Replies: 2
Views: 2105

RE: Update On Qatar Airways 10-Abreast 77W?

Does anyone have photos of the new cabin in Y of the 3-4-3 config? Ive searched all over google but havent found even a single photo.

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by jgp777
Fri Apr 01, 2016 7:08 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

RE: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MilesDependent" class="quote" target="_blank">MilesDependent</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> T...

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by jgp777
Tue Mar 29, 2016 4:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photos Of QR 77W New Economy Seats
Replies: 0
Views: 2964

Photos Of QR 77W New Economy Seats

Its been more than 8 months since <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> has been reconfiguring their 77Ws to 3-4-3 seating in Y. Suprisingly, I haven't seen a single cabin photo of the new configuration online. The same was with the case of their 332s & 333s, but now it has started to appe...

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by jgp777
Tue Mar 29, 2016 3:54 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Thoughts On Iberia Express Legroom
Replies: 14
Views: 4737

RE: Thoughts On Iberia Express Legroom

Yesterday, I just happened to research the legroom on Iberia Express, to get an idea for my upcoming flight. And I now see your post! Luckily my flight is just about an hour from <acronym title="Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym>-<acronym title="Seville (- San Pablo)...

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by jgp777
Tue Mar 29, 2016 11:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Magical Ride On Emirates B77W In J (3) KUL-MEL
Replies: 6
Views: 7166

RE: Magical Ride On Emirates B77W In J (3) KUL-MEL

Excellent trip report. Youve captured the emotions at the time of the beep of the boarding pass so well! Its really nice that you got an upgrade. Are you an <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> Frequent Flier? The <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>...

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by jgp777
Mon Mar 28, 2016 8:01 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600
Replies: 10
Views: 12854

RE: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyforever" class="quote" target="_blank">flyforever</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>I've flown with Iberia on <acronym tit...

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by jgp777
Fri Mar 18, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

RE: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/saleya22r" class="quote" target="_blank">saleya22r</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>LAN livery, but LAN does not have any Da...

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by jgp777
Thu Mar 17, 2016 3:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

RE: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/saleya22r" class="quote" target="_blank">saleya22r</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Thanks for sharing. An interesting and e...

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by jgp777
Mon Mar 14, 2016 4:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600
Replies: 10
Views: 12854

RE: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/9w748capt" class="quote" target="_blank">9w748capt</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Even more surprising is that there isn't...

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by jgp777
Mon Mar 14, 2016 4:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

RE: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/9w748capt" class="quote" target="_blank">9w748capt</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Nice report. I'm enjoying this series on...

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by jgp777
Sat Mar 12, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Part 4:India Domestic-9W, AI, SG On A321,B737,Q400
Replies: 10
Views: 7381

RE: Part 4:India Domestic-9W, AI, SG On A321,B737,Q400

Excellent trip report. Thanks. Ive taken AI48 in the past, one of the longer (if not longest) domestic flights on <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym>. I remember them serving Kerala style food, Avial and Coconut chicken curry. Very well said about <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym>. When I ...

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by jgp777
Fri Mar 11, 2016 4:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM
Replies: 20
Views: 18043

Thunderstorm & Rude Crew: LIM-GRU-MAD By LAN & TAM

<center><font size="4"><b>Thunderstorm & Rude crew: <acronym title="Lima - Callao / Jorge Chavez International (LIM / SPIM), Peru">LIM</acronym>-<acronym title="Sao Paulo - Guarulhos International / Governador Andre Franco Montoro (Cumbica) (GRU / SBGR), Brazil">GRU</acronym>-<acronym title="Mad...

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by jgp777
Wed Mar 09, 2016 9:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BA Flight MAD To LHR Flight Video - Scary Climbing
Replies: 2
Views: 5016

RE: BA Flight MAD To LHR Flight Video - Scary Climbing

Good video.
It seemed to steep maybe because of the angle you were took the video.
There seemed to be quite a bit turbulence after takeoff, which I think is faily common (atleast on almost all the trips Ive taken) with the changing wind directions

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by jgp777
Wed Mar 09, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: KLM ZWE AMS LAX Filmed With A GoPro
Replies: 11
Views: 8214

RE: KLM ZWE AMS LAX Filmed With A GoPro

Very nice report!
Ive never flown on KLM, but looking at the seat pitch I think I'll pass. Not sure how it is with the new 787s (worse I presume?)

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by jgp777
Wed Mar 09, 2016 8:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600
Replies: 10
Views: 12854

RE: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/newbief1yer" class="quote" target="_blank">newbief1yer</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>I remember the food to be inedible o...

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by jgp777
Wed Mar 09, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Part 1:Qatar Airways - Thailand And India
Replies: 15
Views: 12543

RE: Part 1:Qatar Airways - Thailand And India

Another excellent trip report! Excellent write up and great photos. Thanks. On the <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> Dreamliner, having flown many times, the best seats are the midde seats (B,E,J) with no entertainment box under the seat infront of you. Additionally, I was told by a <acron...

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by jgp777
Wed Mar 09, 2016 2:59 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600
Replies: 10
Views: 12854

Madrid To Bogotá On Iberia A340-600

<b>Madrid to Bogotá (Iberia A340-600 Economy) </b> <a href="http://s1198.photobucket.com/user/jasonpais/media/MAD-BOG/0.jpg.html" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i1198.photobucket.com/albums/aa442/jasonpais/MAD-BOG/0.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i1198.photobucket.com/albums/aa442/jasonpais...

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by jgp777
Fri Dec 11, 2015 2:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: With Gaudí From Madrid To Lima (Iberia A340-600)
Replies: 9
Views: 12236

RE: With Gaudí From Madrid To Lima (Iberia A340-600)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/lychemsa" class="quote" target="_blank">lychemsa</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Some experience...

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by jgp777
Fri Dec 11, 2015 1:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: With Gaudí From Madrid To Lima (Iberia A340-600)
Replies: 9
Views: 12236

With Gaudí From Madrid To Lima (Iberia A340-600)

<a href="http://s1198.photobucket.com/user/jasonpais/media/MAD-LIM/70df410c-7932-4282-919d-970940b90e9c.jpg.html" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i1198.photobucket.com/albums/aa442/jasonpais/MAD-LIM/70df410c-7932-4282-919d-970940b90e9c.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i1198.photobucket.com/alb...

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by jgp777
Wed Dec 09, 2015 7:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Madrid To Buenos Aires (Via Doha?!) Part 1
Replies: 6
Views: 10764

RE: Madrid To Buenos Aires (Via Doha?!) Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingdoc787" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingdoc787</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thank y...

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by jgp777
Thu Nov 26, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Madrid To Buenos Aires (Via Doha?!) Part 1
Replies: 6
Views: 10764

Madrid To Buenos Aires (Via Doha?!) Part 1

<h1 align="center">Madrid to Buenos Aires (…. via Doha?!, You must be kidding me!!) Part #1</h1> <a href="http://s1198.photobucket.com/user/jasonpais/media/01.jpg.html" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i1198.photobucket.com/albums/aa442/jasonpais/01.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i1198.photob...

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by jgp777
Fri Sep 14, 2012 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 100
Replies: 203
Views: 20176

RE: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 100

It seems AI might operate the 787 on domestic routes: MAA & BLR <a href="http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/AI-puts-Dreamliner-on-domestic-duty/articleshow/16389698.cms" target="_blank">http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/c...stic-duty/articleshow/16389698.cms</a> I am visiting Bangal...

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by jgp777
Thu Sep 06, 2012 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 100
Replies: 203
Views: 20176

RE: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 100

For the nth time, guess the Dreamliner should finally come to India this weekend: <a href="http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/First-Dreamliner-for-Air-India-to-land-on-Saturday/articleshow/16280986.cms" target="_blank">http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/b...-Saturday/articles...

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by jgp777
Thu Feb 09, 2012 1:03 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: India Domestic Flights By Jet Airways Part 1 BOM-H
Replies: 1
Views: 9668

India Domestic Flights By Jet Airways Part 1 BOM-H

After visiting airlines.net regularly for 10 years, I decided it is high time I contribute. I have been clicking many photos, but never got the time to compose a trip report. Hope you enjoy it. Apologize my amateur photography and no Photoshop photos. I would appreciate feedback so that I can improv...

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by jgp777
Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Announces Daily DXB-BCN And 2nd Daily DXB-MAD
Replies: 53
Views: 13738

RE: EK Announces Daily DXB-BCN And 2nd Daily DXB-MAD

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/qf002" class="quote" target="_blank">qf002</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I flew <acronym tit...

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by jgp777
Sun Jan 08, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK B77W At MAD @ 1800?
Replies: 2
Views: 2422

EK B77W At MAD @ 1800?

This evening, I was arrived at <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym> around 6pm. I saw an <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> B77W on remote stand near <acronym title="Transeast Airlines (Latvia)">T4</acronym>. <acronym title="Emirates (United ...

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