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by COIAHLGW
Tue Jul 03, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of Exeter Airport
Replies: 152
Views: 15171

Re: Future of Exeter Airport

Well, I would use an EXT-IAH service once a year... that revenue by itself surely has to be enough to support the route :rotfl:

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by COIAHLGW
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Have You Been On A.net?
Replies: 81
Views: 4436

Re: How Long Have You Been On A.net?

I'm going to post, as it has been a while - and as a result, easily see my time also!

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by COIAHLGW
Sat Nov 12, 2016 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which aircraft types have never had a fatal incident?
Replies: 74
Views: 12574

Re: Which aircraft types have never had a fatal incident?

Jalap wrote:
I believe the A330-300 hasn't had any accidents with fatalities in commercial service. Only the one during a test flight.


AF447 from Rio to Paris on 1 June 2009.....

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Jun 08, 2016 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Master Plan 2035 And Beyond
Replies: 87
Views: 12856

RE: IAH Master Plan 2035 And Beyond

It's about time traffic going west to the Beltway and I-45 got a little love...... Glad to see a plan for a dedicated right turn lane..... !

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Mar 30, 2016 2:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United 767 Business First Seat Question
Replies: 2
Views: 3211

RE: United 767 Business First Seat Question

The single seat is staggered a little behind the same row of two seats... so they are not aligned. If you want to see two people from the single seat, the best combination is 1D - 1KL etc due to the angle of the seats. Choose the same row number. If two people want to see the third person, they will...

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by COIAHLGW
Fri Oct 09, 2015 3:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Use Global Entry?
Replies: 18
Views: 2488

RE: Anyone Use Global Entry?

I'm not sure what your local airport conditions are after immigration, but at <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>, the other benefit is that you get to walk through a much shorter line (depending on time of day of course) when going through...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Aug 30, 2015 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surplus Of SUA Flight Attendants At LAX And SFO
Replies: 101
Views: 19946

RE: Surplus Of SUA Flight Attendants At LAX And SFO

I have flown from <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>-<acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> on a sCO 737 for a weekend last November.... and then returned <acronym title="Las Vegas - Mc...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun May 31, 2015 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dreamliner At EFD Tonight
Replies: 4
Views: 1313

Dreamliner At EFD Tonight

Looks like it was a scheduled divert due to weather.... <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL96/history/20150530/1040Z/EGLL/KEFD" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/U...6/history/20150530/1040Z/EGLL/KEFD</a> and a fun 16 minute flight back to <acronym title="Houston - Georg...

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by COIAHLGW
Tue May 05, 2015 1:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EI Use Of Chartered Planes On Transatlantic Routes
Replies: 26
Views: 10270

RE: EI Use Of Chartered Planes On Transatlantic Routes

Is the 762ER on the SNN-BOS route one of the ex-CO birds?

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Mar 29, 2015 3:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: First Self Gloss Ten Years On Anet!
Replies: 14
Views: 2539

RE: First Self Gloss Ten Years On Anet!

You forgot the Peter Max tracking threads!  

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by COIAHLGW
Tue Mar 24, 2015 1:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Should IAH Use Hard Stands As A Temporary Fix?
Replies: 26
Views: 6614

RE: Should IAH Use Hard Stands As A Temporary Fix?

Trouble is at IAH at Terminal E, there's only a small handful of gates that can be used for widebody service..... I wonder if they could be used if they take up the space of 2 gates for one plane...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Aug 18, 2013 4:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 'Which' UK Airport Is The Best?
Replies: 9
Views: 6231

RE: 'Which' UK Airport Is The Best?

The arrivals at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> terminal 4 are awful if you are waiting for a rental car shuttle. No order at all, and buses randomly wait for minutes on end and some in and out. Recently I had to wait extra time as the bus I wanted just ...

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by COIAHLGW
Tue Mar 13, 2012 4:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AN-225 To YYC
Replies: 62
Views: 10195

RE: AN-225 To YYC

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Boeingorbust" class="quote" target="_blank">Boeingorbust</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>Ahh that would be why... I don't...

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by COIAHLGW
Mon Dec 05, 2011 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental Airlines LGW Operations
Replies: 24
Views: 9205

RE: Continental Airlines LGW Operations

Who uses the check-in area at <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> South Terminal where <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> used to be - the one where you had to take a ramp going to a lower level? Also, did anybody take over the <acronym ...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun May 22, 2011 2:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Is Your Favourite English Saying?
Replies: 74
Views: 5920

RE: What Is Your Favourite English Saying?

"What did you expect when standing in front of a sh*t throwing machine in a white suit"  

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by COIAHLGW
Mon Feb 28, 2011 2:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Actual Having-been-there-ness
Replies: 29
Views: 2772

RE: Actual Having-been-there-ness

I have 3 conditions - you have to meet at least 2 of the 3 to qualify  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> a) You have to breathe the outside fresh air (so plane/jetway/terminal air does not count) b) You have to...

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by COIAHLGW
Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If You Don't Like The Weather In Texas...
Replies: 4
Views: 1896

RE: If You Don't Like The Weather In Texas...

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aznmadsci" class="quote" target="_blank">aznmadsci</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Well I can't wait for the temperature to...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Nov 07, 2010 4:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Does Facebook Work?
Replies: 10
Views: 3716

RE: How Does Facebook Work?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seb146" class="quote" target="_blank">seb146</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>But, how does that happen? Just randomly frien...

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Jun 30, 2010 1:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tech Help 4.0
Replies: 5
Views: 2027

RE: Tech Help 4.0

seb146, You don't say what operating system you are running, but if it's Windows XP Service Pack 2 trying to connect to a WPA2 encrypted wireless network it won't connect without the Microsoft KB917021 patch. Or just updating to Service Pack 3 will do the trick as well. If that's not the issue, I wo...

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by COIAHLGW
Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NetFlix Members: Where Do Your Discs Ship From?
Replies: 17
Views: 8152

RE: NetFlix Members: Where Do Your Discs Ship From?

FRAspotter, Just because your return envelope says San Antonio or Austin, does not mean your discs shipped from there. It would take 2 days for the US<acronym title="Ukraine International Airlines">PS</acronym> to deliver them to you in Huntsville if that was the case. See this link for an insight a...

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Apr 14, 2010 4:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wireless Networking Question
Replies: 6
Views: 2639

RE: Wireless Networking Question

If you are running Windows <acronym title="NEW: Xtra Airways (USA) and OLD: Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym> SP2, it may be possible you don't have the Windows WPA2 update. It can be manually downloaded and installed from Microsoft's site here - <a href="http://support.microsoft.com/kb/917021" tar...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Jan 10, 2010 5:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Flairport May Be Near
Replies: 22
Views: 5083

RE: Flairport May Be Near

I saw one of these signs in Terminal E at BOS just before security. Made me chuckle  Smile

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Jan 06, 2010 2:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Embarrassing Question: Shoe Shines
Replies: 40
Views: 6817

RE: Embarrassing Question: Shoe Shines

In Houston, they have shoe shines at the local full-service (Mister) car-wash. Go figure!

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by COIAHLGW
Mon Jan 04, 2010 2:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Your Postal Code! -Brits & Canucks Speshly
Replies: 91
Views: 10001

RE: Show Us Your Postal Code! -Brits & Canucks Speshly

Tomball, TX 77377
Exmouth, Devon, EX8 4JE

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by COIAHLGW
Sat Dec 19, 2009 1:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Elevators - Do You Ever Use The Door Open Button?
Replies: 20
Views: 7978

RE: Elevators - Do You Ever Use The Door Open Button?

For me the signs on the elevator aren't good. In a pinch, it's easier for me to hold the door open with your hand rather than to work out if it's really the door open or close button you are pressing  Smile

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Nov 29, 2009 4:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Most Useless Knowledge?
Replies: 78
Views: 4549

RE: Your Most Useless Knowledge?

I know a sentence that has the word "and" in it 5 times consecutively, and the sentence still makes sense  Smile

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by COIAHLGW
Tue Sep 22, 2009 1:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Outlook PST Issues
Replies: 6
Views: 1642

RE: Outlook PST Issues

Have you heard of the scanpst.exe Microsoft utility that may be able to repair PST files? Try it on the backup of your PST file pre-upgrade, and see if it smooths along the process. <a href="http://support.microsoft.com/kb/272227" target=_blank>http://support.microsoft.com/kb/272227</a> Otherwise yo...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Aug 16, 2009 7:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Clubcard 2?
Replies: 14
Views: 2568

RE: Clubcard 2?

I heard Tesco was going to start offering 2 clubcard points for every £ spent. Could this be all it is?

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by COIAHLGW
Sat Jul 04, 2009 3:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Official Zero Respect Rating Thread
Replies: 92
Views: 4648

RE: Official Zero Respect Rating Thread

My <acronym title="Royal Air Force (United Kingdom)">RR</acronym> will always be 0 due to my low post count, considering how long I have been here  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> But to quote another REAL a.net posting expert, <b>Thanks for sharing! </b>(all...

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by COIAHLGW
Tue Jun 23, 2009 2:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Infrastructure Question About The USA
Replies: 80
Views: 5403

RE: Infrastructure Question About The USA

Another thing to think about, as noted in the Houston example above - is that the same road may be called multiple names. Westheimer Road is also called Farm-to-Market Road 1093 (shortened to FM1093). We also have different names for freeways. Interstate 45, north of downtown is called the North Fre...

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by COIAHLGW
Fri Jun 19, 2009 6:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vonage (VOIP) Question
Replies: 10
Views: 3234

RE: Vonage (VOIP) Question

The difference between the lower cost package and higher cost package is that the $24.99 per month plan is an unlimited plan, as far as domestic (US, Canada, Puerto Rico) calls go. It also includes unlimited international calling to landlines (not mobiles) to the UK, Ireland, France Spain and Italy....

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by COIAHLGW
Fri Jun 19, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vonage (VOIP) Question
Replies: 10
Views: 3234

RE: Vonage (VOIP) Question

Here's a whole forum devoted to Vonage faxing  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> https://forums.vonage.com/forumdisplay.php?f=30 I am a Vonage customer, and have a fax machine in the closet for the once a year I need to send a fax. No problems here after settin...

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by COIAHLGW
Fri May 22, 2009 3:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Coke VS "real Coke"
Replies: 53
Views: 9319

RE: US Coke VS "real Coke"

So, on the label of English Coke, does it list the High Fructose corn syrup? or the real sugar?

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by COIAHLGW
Sat May 09, 2009 9:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When Are You "In" A Country?
Replies: 55
Views: 4061

RE: When Are You "In" A Country?

The criteria I use is as follows - any 2 of the below a) Step foot outside the airport b) buy something, either at the airport our outside of the airport c) use the "facilities" at the airport, or outside of the airport Then that way you can say you have contributed to the local economy in some way ...

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by COIAHLGW
Thu Mar 26, 2009 1:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Japan, ATM Tips
Replies: 6
Views: 2494

RE: Japan, ATM Tips

So what were the ATM tips?  Smile

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by COIAHLGW
Tue Feb 17, 2009 2:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: ATMs In Japan - And Other Tips
Replies: 21
Views: 5501

RE: ATMs In Japan - And Other Tips

For questions such as these - I would go here - <a href="http://www.fodors.com/forums/threadselect.jsp?fid=27" target=_blank>http://www.fodors.com/forums/threadselect.jsp?fid=27</a> and then do a search for "japan atm". There seems to be a few helpful threads that may point you in the right directio...

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by COIAHLGW
Sat Jan 17, 2009 3:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Clean Your Computer Screen - From Inside!
Replies: 6
Views: 5571

RE: Clean Your Computer Screen - From Inside!

In IE, you can press F11 for full-screen  Smile

This entertained my 3 year old daughter for 5 minutes!

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Dec 28, 2008 9:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Many Miles Do You Have?
Replies: 25
Views: 8396

RE: How Many Miles Do You Have?

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by COIAHLGW
Sat Dec 06, 2008 4:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Random Vista Shutdowns
Replies: 21
Views: 2276

RE: Random Vista Shutdowns

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by COIAHLGW
Thu Oct 16, 2008 1:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car Registration Info Needed
Replies: 3
Views: 1944

RE: Car Registration Info Needed

It was minor damage, and pouring with rain at the time of the accident. After waiting some time for HPD, my wife (who was alone at the time) decided to go to work. She had all of the details from the other party, including her social security number that just happened to be printed on her insurance ...

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Oct 15, 2008 10:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car Registration Info Needed
Replies: 3
Views: 1944

Car Registration Info Needed

Hello guys, I'm not sure if this is an appropriate topic for this forum, so if it's inappropriate, mods - please delete. My wife got into a minor fender bender yesterday (well, her side mirror got mangled from the other car). Anyway, to make a long story short, the lady's insurance card was good, bu...

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by COIAHLGW
Thu Sep 11, 2008 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shrinking Pics
Replies: 12
Views: 1688

RE: Shrinking Pics

For an <acronym title="NEW: Xtra Airways (USA) and OLD: Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym> machine - how about Microsoft Image resizer? <a href="http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/Downloads/powertoys/Xppowertoys.mspx" target=_blank>http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/D...wnloads/powertoys/Xppowertoys...

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by COIAHLGW
Mon Sep 01, 2008 1:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Crazy PC Thing.
Replies: 6
Views: 1833

RE: Crazy PC Thing.

Did you think about clicking on "add to basket"?  Smile

Would have been great though if it actually existed!

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Aug 20, 2008 3:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wireless Router Problem. Help!
Replies: 21
Views: 2295

RE: Wireless Router Problem. Help!

FalconBird, I'm surprised that nobody has suggested checking the Internet for a firmware update. When you log into the Netgear router, check the version of code it is running, and then try updating it - preferably from a wired computer. There may also be a wireless card driver update as well for you...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Aug 03, 2008 2:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Strangest? Asked While Calling Visa + A Rant
Replies: 33
Views: 2762

RE: Strangest? Asked While Calling Visa + A Rant

Lincoln, The APO will dispense a 94 cent stamp. On the main menu, select Buy Stamps, then International, and then select "Great Britain" for example. You have the option of buying that one stamp only, and the APO doesn't enforce the $1 minimum. I still have the receipt here to prove it. To further c...

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by COIAHLGW
Sun Jul 27, 2008 1:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Child Named 'Talula Does The Hula From Hawaii'
Replies: 25
Views: 3245

RE: Child Named 'Talula Does The Hula From Hawaii'

From the Georgia list - "Princess" and "Boy" - 1  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/rotfl.gif" alt="rotfl" border=0>   <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/rotfl.gif" alt="rotfl" border=0>   <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/rotfl.gif" alt="rotfl" ...

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by COIAHLGW
Thu Feb 14, 2008 2:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's In Your Wallet?
Replies: 97
Views: 13223

RE: What's In Your Wallet?

$63 cash Chase Continental World Mastercard US<acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> debit mastercard ING Direct debit mastercard Citi Shell Mastercard WaMu Visa Amex Optima Platinum Nationwide UK Visa debit card Texas Drivers License Starbucks gift card Kroger Plus Card Kroger Share ...

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by COIAHLGW
Wed Feb 13, 2008 2:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does Anybody Use Vonage?
Replies: 11
Views: 2190

RE: Does Anybody Use Vonage?

No Vonage problems, and I have been with them 7 months now. I have taken my VoIP box to England, to have seamless communication while on vacation. Just plugged right into my parents router. Bought an extra cloverleaf power cord as well, so I didn't have to plug into a converter (my power adapter for...

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by COIAHLGW
Sat Jan 05, 2008 5:53 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Funny Routings...
Replies: 29
Views: 3216

RE: Funny Routings...

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by COIAHLGW
Tue Jan 01, 2008 12:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Great Company Slogans?
Replies: 80
Views: 12856

RE: Great Company Slogans?

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