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by 747Dreamlifter
Mon Dec 24, 2007 2:24 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Arrow Cargo Fleet & Future Aircrafts?
Replies: 6
Views: 6138

RE: Arrow Cargo Fleet & Future Aircrafts?

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by 747Dreamlifter
Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

Seems like JAL is doing well with their Frankfurt service, and is going to introduce "Premium Economy" beginning Feb 3 and plans to expand this higher-end cabin service to Paris and US in 2008. <a href="http://japancorp.net/Article.Asp/Art_ID=16470" target=_blank>http://japancorp.net/Article.Asp/Art...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

# 5 post on "AIRLINES of SINGAPORE" JETSTAR and VALUAIR JetStar (JetStar Asia Airways) Updates & Fleet Data (IATA) 3K (ICAO) JSA (Callsign) JETSTAR ASIA JetStar Asia is a LCC airlines based in Singapore. Is is the Asian offshoot of JetStar Airways of Melbourne, Australia - (wholly owned subsidiary o...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1
Replies: 14
Views: 5097

RE: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1

LOOKING BACK <acronym title="MAT Macedonian Airlines (Greece)">IN</acronym> TIME! Korean Air Boeing 747SP (Special Performance) The 747SP is 48 ft 4 inches shorter than the standard model and is the only 747 with a modified fuselage until the arrival of Boeings next generation 747-8 due in 2009 who ...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 6:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HOW Much Do JET-LINERS Depreciate?
Replies: 3
Views: 9643

HOW Much Do JET-LINERS Depreciate?

How much does a commerical jet-liner depreciates?.... What are their value after years of earning revenue for the airlines who bought them?? Well according to data posted in Air Transport World (ATWonline) and compiled by *Avitas Inc.,there just as bad, or at times, worst than our personal cars and ...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 5:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aloha 3Q Losses = $15.1 Million
Replies: 10
Views: 2575

RE: Aloha 3Q Losses = $15.1 Million

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 4:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudi Arabian Dumps MD-90s, Buys Airbuses
Replies: 11
Views: 7869

Saudi Arabian Dumps MD-90s, Buys Airbuses

Saudi Arabian Airlines has put 28 McDonnell Douglas <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-90s up for sale and are ordering 50 Airbus A320s as their replacement. The airline also has nine Boeing 747-300 and five older 747-100 up for grabs. All aircrafts are owned by the airline. <a href="http:...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 4:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A380 SIN-LHR-SIN Flight Numbers Posted
Replies: 20
Views: 10896

RE: SQ A380 SIN-LHR-SIN Flight Numbers Posted

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by 747Dreamlifter
Thu Dec 20, 2007 3:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Bad Is $16M Loss For Skybus
Replies: 71
Views: 7125

RE: How Bad Is $16M Loss For Skybus

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 8:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

EMERGENCY LANDING @ IZUMO A Japan Air Commuter Saab340 with 34 passengers from Osaka skidded off the runway caused by burst of nose gear tires. No one was injured in the accident. Airport was closed for nearly 4 hours. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" ...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Row.. DC-9, MD-80
Replies: 29
Views: 6507

RE: Last Row.. DC-9, MD-80

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A380 SIN-LHR-SIN Flight Numbers Posted
Replies: 20
Views: 10896

RE: SQ A380 SIN-LHR-SIN Flight Numbers Posted

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kingfisher To Scale Down A320 Deliveries In 2008?
Replies: 6
Views: 3913

RE: Kingfisher To Scale Down A320 Deliveries In 2008?

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aloha 3Q Losses = $15.1 Million
Replies: 10
Views: 2575

RE: Aloha 3Q Losses = $15.1 Million

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 8:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

# 4 post on AIRLINES of JAPAN STARFLYER (IATA) <acronym title="MK Airlines (United Kingdom)">7G</acronym> (ICAO) <acronym title="Kangerlussuaq (Sondre Stromfjord) (SFJ / BGSF), Greenland">SFJ</acronym> (Callsign) STARFLYER StarFlyer was originally conceived as Kobe Airlines in December 2002 with the...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 7:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A380 Captain's Salary -"Disappointing"!
Replies: 82
Views: 91691

RE: SQ A380 Captain's Salary -"Disappointing"!

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 7:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1
Replies: 14
Views: 5097

RE: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1

Jeju Air to add Boeing 737-800s in 2008. Jeju Air presently operates 5 Bombardier Q400 turboprops (3 more on option), and will add two 737-800s in April 2008 due to high traffic demand and future expansion plans that may include international routes. The Boeing jets will seat 189 passengers and hope...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 6:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mid-Air Avoided In New Delhi - ATC Error
Replies: 1
Views: 3260

Mid-Air Avoided In New Delhi - ATC Error

Lucky, Lucky Lucky for New Delhi passengers as two aircraft belonging to MDLR and Jetlite (subsidiary of Jet Airways), missed each other at runway intersection....Fortunate that Jelite aircraft was asked to fly strait on runway heading. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><fon...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 5:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

Two more destinations were approved for EVA Air into Japan....Miyazaki and Komatsu EVA already has regular scheduled service to Sapporo, Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and Fukuoka. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 5:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 6874

RE: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread

Malaysian's LCC - AirAsia to begin daily flights to Guangzhou, China on January 16, 2008. This is the fourth destination served by the Malaysian carrier after Shenzhen, Xiamen and Macao. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica,...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

Looks like Singapore is on a "shopping spree" in the People's Republic of China. Just days ago, Singapore Airlines and partner, announced 24% share purchase into China Eastern Airlines. Now, after spending $882 million for their new T-3 Terminal, Changi Airport Authority is purchasing a 29% stake in...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 4:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 7
Replies: 40
Views: 14204

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 7

Good news for Fiji's flag carrier - Air Pacific, as QANTAS and ANZ comes to their aid with spare 737, 767 and 777 airplanes. But such help comes at a hefty price and Air Pacific has spend over $1 million for their assistance. (A little $$ pocket-change for Qantas) The Fijian carrier has three aircra...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 6874

RE: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "traffic Signals" To Eliminate Incursions -Japan
Replies: 4
Views: 1876

"traffic Signals" To Eliminate Incursions -Japan

"TRAFFIC SIGNALS" on taxiways and runways ?? Japan's Ministry of Land, Infrastructure & Transport will evaluate if the use of traffic signals will be more effective in preventing runway incursions. Will use only "RED" lights to halt aircraft entering runways or stop take-off movement. However system...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 2:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 66
Replies: 29
Views: 10244

RE: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 66

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by 747Dreamlifter
Wed Dec 19, 2007 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mabuhay! Philippine Thread #5
Replies: 96
Views: 14753

RE: Mabuhay! Philippine Thread #5

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A380 Captain's Salary -"Disappointing"!
Replies: 82
Views: 91691

SQ A380 Captain's Salary -"Disappointing"!

Ever wondered what a Captain flying the world's largest passenger aircraft gets paid ??? Well, I just happen to have the answer to share with you. After two hours of researching, compiling, re-calculating and 3 cups of coffee later, I came up with these figures...."I was disappointed....expected a l...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

Looks like Singapore Airlines adopted a "good idea", introduced on their A380 and has followed throughout the rest of the fleet during repainting of bolder name-branding on aircrafts fuselage. Idea seem to have originated on Airbus 001 back in 2005. (Photos posted dated: June 18, 2005) <br><table al...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

# 3 post on AIRLINES of JAPAN SKYMARK AIRLINES (IATA) <acronym title="Brymon Airways (United Kingdom) and Skymark Airlines (Japan)">BC</acronym> (ICAO) <acronym title="Sandusky - Griffing Sandusky (SKY), USA - Ohio">SKY</acronym> (Callsign) SKYMARK Skymark Airlines is an airline headquartered in Tok...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Airways Dumps 717 - Favors A319s
Replies: 46
Views: 8893

Bangkok Airways Dumps 717 - Favors A319s

Bangkok Airways (BKP) announced they are returning all Boeing 717s to lessors as they take delivery of Airbus A319s. Earlier this year, BKP agreed to lease seven of the twin-engine Airbus from ILFC to launch new services and replace all four of the B717s. The airline indicated if favored the A319's ...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 5:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest Non-stop Flight By Airline
Replies: 70
Views: 18686

RE: Longest Non-stop Flight By Airline

SQ # 38 Los Angeles (<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>) to Singapore (<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym>) is listed as 18:20 <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> # 37 Singapore to Los Angeles i...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A380 SIN-LHR-SIN Flight Numbers Posted
Replies: 20
Views: 10896

SQ A380 SIN-LHR-SIN Flight Numbers Posted

Sorry if this was previously posted.....could not find in "Topic Search". Singapore Airlines has designated flight # 322 (<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>) and # 317 (<acronym ti...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mabuhay! Philippine Thread #5
Replies: 96
Views: 14753

RE: Mabuhay! Philippine Thread #5

PHILIPPINE AIRLINES <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug (Iceland)">IS</acronym> SOURING HIGH....Exhibits best profit in 66 years! <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/130...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 8:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 2:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

Singapore Airlines decides on A380 flights to London Heathrow but NO start-up date is revealed According to a news release from Flightglobal, <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym>'s flight # 322 (<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> to <acronym title="...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 2:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 6874

RE: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread

"Good Morning" ....Everyone! Just posting some "beautiful pictures" of Hainan Airlines sole Airbus A330-200 leased from CIT Aerospace. Aircraft seats 222 passengers in two-class configuration and is powered by <acronym title="Royal Air Force (United Kingdom)">RR</acronym> Trent 700 engines. <br><tab...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 6874

RE: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread

CHINA AIRLINES....selects Airbus A350-900 According to reports in Flightglobal News, China Airlines has selected the A350XWB-900 over Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, and has committed for an order of 20 new Airbus to be delivered between 2015 and 2020. The A350s will be powered by Rolls Royce engines. They...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 68
Views: 7135

RE: Japan Aviation Thread # 2 (Rebirth)

Nippon Air Cargo (NCA) has decided to retire all 5 747-200F Freighters between March and August 2008 as Boeing has agreed to move up delivery schedule for NCA's remaining orders for 747-400Fs. Upon completion, NCA will have the youngest fleet amongst world cargo carriers. <a href="http://www.flightg...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1
Replies: 14
Views: 5097

RE: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1

According to <acronym title="Appleton - Outagamie County Regional (ATW), USA - Wisconsin">ATW</acronym> (Air Transport World) daily news, Asiana Airlines is exploring to modernize its long-haul fleet and is evaluating Boeing 787s, 747-8s, Airbus A350XWBs, and even the A380s superjumbo. As per report...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 6874

RE: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread

"GOOD <acronym title="New Orleans - Lakefront (NEW / KNEW), USA - Louisiana">NEW</acronym>" for China Airlines Revenues up by 5% over last year.....posting (US)$3.59 billion for first 11 months of 2007. China Airline signed a LOI with Airbus for 20 A350-900s (14 firm and 6 options) on a deal worth (...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

According to Wall Street Journal report, Singapore Airlines will share its expertise in international operations with China Eastern Airlines as it finalizes investment plans to improve performance. China Eastern posted huge losses last year and is projected to do same in 07 on its international rout...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

SQ reports modest increase in November 07 traffic over previous year. 70.6% over 70.0% in 2006. Overall load predictions up to 81.1% from 80.2 in 2006. Much of this increase is contributed to increase capacity and frequencies to Manchester, Paris, Auckland, Hong Kong, Christchurch, Bangalore, Milan ...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)
Replies: 119
Views: 17649

RE: Singapore Aviation Thread #2 (Rebirth)

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1
Replies: 14
Views: 5097

RE: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1

Korean Air seems to be expanding their cargo operations into Mainland-China as it invest 47% into new Cargo Terminal at Tianjin Binhai International Airport. Korean Air presently owns six Cargo terminals world wide: Incheon, Gimpa, Los Angeles, New York, Tokyo and Osaka. <a href="http://eyefortransp...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Tue Dec 18, 2007 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 6874

RE: China/Hong Kong/Taiwan Aviation Thread

China Eastern Airlines want to by 40 Airbus A320s and a few more 737s as Singapore Airlines and Temasek Holdings buys 24% stake in company. If approved, this will increase their fleet to 322 aircrafts by 2010 from the 210 they presently have now. China Eastern has NO plans on buying the superjumbo A...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1
Replies: 14
Views: 5097

RE: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1

KAL 777F Good news for Korean Air, as Boeing announced that their 777F Freighter program is on schedule with their engineers completing over 90% of the design work for this new aircraft. To date, Boeing has sold 82 777F to 11 customers, which accounts for 20% of the backlog on all variants of the Tr...

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by 747Dreamlifter
Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1
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RE: South Korea Aviation Thread # 1

"USE <acronym title="Kingfisher Airlines (India) AND Irtysh-Avia (Kazakhstan)">IT</acronym>", or 'LOSE <acronym title="Kingfisher Airlines (India) AND Irtysh-Avia (Kazakhstan)">IT</acronym>" says Korean Air Korean Air announced that they are modifying their mileage program effective July 01, 2008. S...

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