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by dee-see-eit
Wed Dec 06, 2006 6:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Mickey Bednar (AirNikon) Passed Away
Replies: 148
Views: 15492

RE: Mickey Bednar (AirNikon) Passed Away

My sympathies and thoughts to all the a.net community, family and friends of Mike. During my time as a screener here his comments and opinions have always been of utmost importancy and respect. He will always be remembered and his work should stay with this site for ever. Have a nice flight, Mike! M...

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by dee-see-eit
Sat Sep 09, 2006 4:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying On 9/11?
Replies: 76
Views: 18635

RE: Flying On 9/11?

I'm flying <acronym title="Barcelona (- El Prat) (BCN / LEBL), Spain">BCN</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> with a <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> 763 on Monday 11th. No problem with that and ...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Dec 20, 2004 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spotting In BCN
Replies: 17
Views: 2798

RE: Spotting In BCN

Hi Christian, <acronym title="Barcelona (- El Prat) (BCN / LEBL), Spain">BCN</acronym> was bad during the works, but has imroved since then. You only have to check the recent photos taken at <acronym title="Barcelona (- El Prat) (BCN / LEBL), Spain">BCN</acronym> to see that there are good spots aga...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Nov 29, 2004 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM Incident In BCN
Replies: 45
Views: 28558

RE: KLM Incident In BCN

At this moment aircraft are landing on 25L (new runway) and departing 20, so the incident happened on 25R, which is a quite long runway. Not easy to overrun, but maybe some other problem. Delays for departing traffic now over 60 minutes! Spanish news report problem with the landing gear... but lets ...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue Sep 28, 2004 7:43 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: AirNikon Above All -- 6 Million Hits!
Replies: 19
Views: 4062

RE: AirNikon Above All -- 6 Million Hits!

All in all an incredible achievement! Congrats AirNikon and hope you will celebrate this accordingly.

M

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by dee-see-eit
Sat Sep 25, 2004 6:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Anyone Flown On A 717?
Replies: 23
Views: 4838

RE: Anyone Flown On A 717?

Flown on one from Barcelona to Palma. Just a 25 min. flight, but I liked the experience. Spacy, quiet. A nice ride. Took this photo too: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/622727/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/622727...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue Sep 21, 2004 6:24 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Rejection Statistics Available!
Replies: 44
Views: 3940

RE: Rejection Statistics Available!

The rejections statistic is also wrong in my case. 100% acceptance looks nice, but isn't true. Some days ago the rejections were there until I appealed two of them. Also the sales statistics is showing less photo sold than two weeks ago... ? <img src="/discussions/graphics/rolleyes.gif" ALT="In...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon May 24, 2004 10:53 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Farewell Frank Schaefer (1969-2004)
Replies: 179
Views: 19126

RE: Farewell Frank Schaefer (1969-2004)

Very sorry to hear that terrible news about Frank. As others, I've only been in contact with him via e-mails since the earlier years of a.net, but he was always willing to answer all kind of questions regarding photography and our common hobby in general. As Craig said, now its time to think at Fran...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue May 11, 2004 7:28 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Rescue These?
Replies: 21
Views: 2504

RE: Rescue These?

The Austrian 340 is completely unacceptable, the second (C-GVON) is definitively too dark and blury and C-FACF is very marginal (blury tail, jaggies).

M

[Edited 2004-05-11 00:36:00]

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Apr 09, 2004 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Germanwings Seat Allocation - Run Run Run?
Replies: 5
Views: 2307

RE: Germanwings Seat Allocation - Run Run Run?

I would also prefer an allocated seat. At least they try to adhere to the first-come first-serve policy, meaning that if you check in earlier you got a lower boarding card number which should help to board before others arriving later... The problem is that, as said, the ground staff normally does n...

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Apr 09, 2004 4:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aerolineas Argentinas / Iberia - Livery Question
Replies: 3
Views: 2927

RE: Aerolineas Argentinas / Iberia - Livery Question

That's right, when Iberia owned the majority of Aerolineas they addopted the Iberia style color scheme: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/482594/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/482594/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Mar 01, 2004 5:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF: PAP Operations Are "day To Day"
Replies: 8
Views: 3373

RE: AF: PAP Operations Are "day To Day"

From what I've seen on <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym>, he fled on a basically white B757. Could be this one, which is known to be operated by special <acronym title="Rome - Ciampino (CIA / LIRA), Italy">CIA</acronym> services: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="...

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by dee-see-eit
Sun Feb 29, 2004 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AR 744 Starts Regular Flights Tomorrow
Replies: 8
Views: 4098

RE: AR 744 Starts Regular Flights Tomorrow

Apparently today was the first day the new 744 landed at <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym>. Here is a photo taken at 13:45 <acronym title="LTU International Airways (Germany)">LT</acronym>. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><...

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by dee-see-eit
Thu Feb 26, 2004 6:48 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 5.000th Shot For Konstantin
Replies: 20
Views: 2770

RE: 5.000th Shot For Konstantin

Glückwunsch Konsti, We started a quantity and quality competition in 2001 when we first met. Since then you've beaten me over and over again. Even if the average views per shot are similar, you've gone there with over 2.000 additional photos, and that a lot of merit! The 10D definitively is doing we...

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by dee-see-eit
Sun Nov 16, 2003 9:04 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Picture Search Fault
Replies: 16
Views: 537

RE: Picture Search Fault

Why not leave the new feature as it is now, I mean that one search looks for hits in all the fields, but then go back to the possibility to narrow the search for registrations, airports, countries, etc. Until now you had to select compulsory what you were looking for, but maybe now it can be left as...

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by dee-see-eit
Sat Nov 08, 2003 3:44 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Obstructed Photo?
Replies: 12
Views: 2096

RE: Obstructed Photo?

Tino has re-uploaded the photo cropping out his finger. Problem solved.

Regards
Marlo

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by dee-see-eit
Wed Oct 29, 2003 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats The Problem With Iberia?
Replies: 104
Views: 13135

RE: Whats The Problem With Iberia?

I've flown A340 of Iberia in several ocasions and I've been aboard the latest 346 of the company (see photos above). Even if First or Buisiness Class maybe on a high standard I must admit that Economy is on the lower end compared to any other airline. The problem is not the aircraft itself, but the ...

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by dee-see-eit
Sun Jul 27, 2003 7:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Monitor Suggestion?
Replies: 7
Views: 1799

RE: Monitor Suggestion?

Hi K, as you know I'm using a Flatron <acronym title="Louis Trichardt (LCD / FALO / FALT), South Africa">LCD</acronym> 575LM which cost me about 650,- Euro/USD one year ago. Maybe you can get something better, but as Graham said, and for the time being: - Crisp clear image - 100% flat screen, totall...

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by dee-see-eit
Thu Jul 17, 2003 7:20 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN
Replies: 21
Views: 4015

RE: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN

Hi Turbulence, Thanks for linking the photo of Ivan to this topic. Its a great shot and I hope Peter's will make it too onto here during the next days, as Johan as agreed to publish it. As you are commenting the "private ramp tour" we had a year ago, I want to thank you for that opportunity. It was ...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Jul 14, 2003 7:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN
Replies: 21
Views: 4015

RE: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN

Hi guys, specially the ones who did not assist and would have liked to, The event was basically organized for the members of the Spanish mailing list run by Jose Ramon Valero. Already in this case we were over 30 guys for spotting and well over 40 for the dinner. Opening the event to foreign spotter...

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by dee-see-eit
Sat Jul 12, 2003 12:02 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN
Replies: 21
Views: 4015

RE: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN

Miquel, We know that the works for the new runway have ruined many photo positions, but still confident to find some spots. If you have time to come around, we will be sitting next to the road going to the beach of El Prat. Weather forecast is terrible: Air Temperature at around 35ºC, humidity at 70...

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Jul 11, 2003 9:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN
Replies: 21
Views: 4015

First Spanish Spotters Meeting In BCN

Hi, This is just to inform that during this weekend (12th and 13th of July) we will have the FIRST spanish spotters meeting in Barcelona. We are a group of about 50 guys, many of us are communicating via an e-mail list called RNAC and run by fellow a.net photographer José Ramón Valero from Madrid. S...

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by dee-see-eit
Wed May 14, 2003 6:34 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help On Las Palmas/Tenerife, Corfu
Replies: 15
Views: 2165

RE: Help On Las Palmas/Tenerife, Corfu

Sam, Cant help you with <acronym title="Gran Canaria (- Las Palmas / Gando) (LPA / GCLP), Spain">LPA</acronym> as I've been there only during night on a newspaper cargo flight... <acronym title="Tenerife Sur - Reina Sofia (TFS / GCTS), Spain">TFS</acronym> is nice. There is a hill on one side of the...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue May 06, 2003 4:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New Upload Page Part II
Replies: 34
Views: 4770

RE: New Upload Page Part II

Much faster than before!

I just uploaded one photo and it seems that it works nicely. The auto-complete function is incredible and will be perfect as soon those small modifications mentioned before are done.

DC-8



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by dee-see-eit
Sat May 03, 2003 9:28 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: World Airline Fleets News
Replies: 8
Views: 2453

RE: World Airline Fleets News

Also I had quite some photos published and even a front cover. Apart from including my name in the acknowledgment list nothing else happened. I've only asked one time to return me a really rare slide but never got an answer. I tried to contact Ricky by phone but failed... In any case I've quit the s...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue Mar 11, 2003 9:05 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Same Plane..Same Day..Different Location
Replies: 28
Views: 5237

RE: Same Plane..Same Day..Different Location

Same day and some hours between these two shots taken at Barcelona and Luxemburg: <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/231637/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/231637/M/" tar...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue Mar 11, 2003 8:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Dream Team (DSLR+L Lens)
Replies: 10
Views: 2740

RE: Dream Team (DSLR+L Lens)

Hi Konstantin, I think the outcome of our short meeting was quite positive. The weather was acceptable, the usual interesting traffic for <acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhein-Main AFB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> and then my first tests with your awesome lens. Maybe not all photos ...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Feb 17, 2003 11:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Check Out - Another Copyright Violation
Replies: 3
Views: 3356

RE: Check Out - Another Copyright Violation

Jan, they have removed your photo but mine is still there... without any credit.

Marlo

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Feb 17, 2003 7:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Check Out - Another Copyright Violation
Replies: 3
Views: 3356

Check Out - Another Copyright Violation

Fellow a.net contributor Ismael Jordá from Madrid has made me aware about an online copyright violation by a spanish web site. <a href="http://www.aviaciondigital.com/" target=_blank>http://www.aviaciondigital.com/</a> First it was his photo of an A330 of Iberworld taking off. He asked them to remov...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Feb 10, 2003 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying To Spain/Spanish Airports
Replies: 15
Views: 3175

RE: Flying To Spain/Spanish Airports

Yago, You definitively are my Madrid hero! Just don't bother about his opinion guys... Check the photos from <acronym title="Agadir - Al Massira (AGA / GMAD), Morocco">MAD</acronym> in the photo database (a thing Yago hasn't done it seems) and you will see all the airlines serving Madrid + many inte...

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by dee-see-eit
Sun Jan 19, 2003 4:12 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help With Rejected Photo, Your Opinion Please
Replies: 13
Views: 6266

RE: Help With Rejected Photo, Your Opinion Please

Hi Paul,

There are some nice colors here, but I wouldn't appeal it. At least the Theme building should be completely visible on the shot in order to have a chance.

Regards
DC8

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Jan 17, 2003 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Incident In Melilla
Replies: 5
Views: 1996

RE: Incident In Melilla

Seem to be F-50 PH-FZE. This is the only pic in the database: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/126236/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/126236/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/6/3/2/126236.jp...

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Jan 17, 2003 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Incident In Melilla
Replies: 5
Views: 1996

RE: Incident In Melilla

Yes, it looks as it is a F-50 operated for Air Nostrum by Denim Air. Lets see how the story developes. In any case Melilla has very bad luck with its connections to the mainland by air, as there was a major accident some years ago with a BAe 146 crashing into high terrain coming from Malaga and last...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Jan 13, 2003 11:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Your Favorite Photographer On A.net?
Replies: 70
Views: 10010

RE: Your Favorite Photographer On A.net?

Too many to be fair, but lets say some which come to my mind: - Sven de Bevere (action shots from OST) - Colin K. Work (with his converters) - Sam Chui (always on the move) - Konstantin v. Wedelstaedt (lets wait until he gets digital...) - Jussi Kettunen (knife sharp shots from HEL) And some local g...

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by dee-see-eit
Wed Dec 11, 2002 6:15 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Who Can Help Identifying This One?
Replies: 6
Views: 3776

RE: Who Can Help Identifying This One?

Thanks guys. I see that I just got a very rare aircraft making a stopover in Spain. As Erik said the photo could have been rejected for badpeople and/or badblury (right part), but I think the screener on duty recognised that I had no chance to repeat or improve it. I've just corrected some of the in...

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by dee-see-eit
Tue Dec 10, 2002 11:33 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Who Can Help Identifying This One?
Replies: 6
Views: 3776

Who Can Help Identifying This One?

Hi there, I'm not so much into military aviation. For this reason I'm asking the following questions regarding this shot: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/301061/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/301061/M/" target="_b...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Dec 02, 2002 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Attractive Livery.
Replies: 27
Views: 2106

RE: Most Attractive Livery.

Lan Chile's colors looks very classy on their jets, specially the 340: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/282126/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/282126/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/6/2/1/...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Dec 02, 2002 7:14 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Ibiza - Palma Roundtrip, This Time With B-717
Replies: 6
Views: 3766

RE: Ibiza - Palma Roundtrip, This Time With B-717

Hi Astrojet,

Wow, that are a lot of delays for such short flights, but in any case a nice report and showing some good pics with it.  Wink/being sarcastic

If you read this message pls contact me via my user profil. Thanks!

DC8

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Dec 02, 2002 7:06 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: DUS-EWR With The BBJ And Same Day Return
Replies: 16
Views: 15911

RE: DUS-EWR With The BBJ And Same Day Return

Hi K, I knew that you were to make this very special trip, but just didn't remember that it was yesterday! Very interesting report, at least for me as I think I will never use that LH flight operated by Privatair. Pitty that the weather at NY wasn't better, but you know, you can't get always everyth...

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by dee-see-eit
Thu Nov 28, 2002 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Israeli Airliner Fired At With Missles
Replies: 97
Views: 4171

RE: Israeli Airliner Fired At With Missles

From another israelian source it seems that the aircraft invloved was 4X-BAW, pending confirmation. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/228643/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/228643/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><...

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by dee-see-eit
Wed Nov 20, 2002 6:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 717's In Europe
Replies: 22
Views: 2350

RE: 717's In Europe

From what I've heard, Iberia is definitively one of the undisclosed "customers", as they have to phase out there MD-88 (ex Aviaco) during the next years. It seems the 717 is one of the candidates. The strange thing is that the capacity of the 717 is well below the one of the MD-88. See the differenc...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Nov 18, 2002 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 10 Years Of The A330
Replies: 51
Views: 4822

RE: 10 Years Of The A330

I like the LTU scheme, as its a real classic on the A330: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/278798/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/278798/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/8/9/7/278798.jpg" A...

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Nov 08, 2002 2:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Isnt Delta A Great Airline?
Replies: 79
Views: 4416

RE: Isnt Delta A Great Airline?

I've never flown them but didn't hear anything negative from people who have. I only know they are the only US airline serving my hometown BCN since many years, so this is also a reason to think positive about them.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/winkani.gif" ALT="Wink/being sarcastic"> <br><...

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by dee-see-eit
Thu Oct 31, 2002 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Registration # Of Your Favorite Aircraft
Replies: 69
Views: 4638

RE: Registration # Of Your Favorite Aircraft

The 747 looks great, and the SP looks incredible F-GTOM! <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/242391/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/242391/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/1/9/3/242391.jpg" AL...

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by dee-see-eit
Thu Oct 10, 2002 4:30 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Spanish "millionaires"
Replies: 12
Views: 2407

RE: Spanish "millionaires"

K, why do I have to thank my parents for this? For sure I have to thank my wife for her patience spending so many hours in front of the monitor... Just checked the list and the next guys to come are: - Torsten Maiwald......................954.000 - Pixair.......................................945.00...

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by dee-see-eit
Thu Oct 10, 2002 12:01 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Spanish "millionaires"
Replies: 12
Views: 2407

RE: Spanish "millionaires"

Thanks K for the dedication! It has been a long way since December 1999, when I started uploading pics at this site. For the guys interested: 2299 photos since then (+ all the ones rejected) Camera until December 2001: Canon EOS 600 Scaner: Epson Photo 1200 Camera since Dec. 2001: Canon EOS D30 My f...

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by dee-see-eit
Mon Sep 23, 2002 2:34 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Why Accepted?
Replies: 38
Views: 3579

RE: Why Accepted?

Ok, ok, sorry guys for adding those pics! It was my fault. Trying to cope with the queue and going through hundreds of pics, as somebody said, errors may happen. I don't know how it comes that I didn't see the borders on the thumbnail or on the big image, but...it just happened. Speaking about this ...

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by dee-see-eit
Fri Aug 30, 2002 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas A330 First Photo
Replies: 40
Views: 4493

RE: Qantas A330 First Photo

Makes me remember an a/c mechanic from Australia, some three years ago, who told me that QF would never buy a damn Airbus and that he was very happy that no Aussie airline (at that time) was flying these plastic planes... Things have changed in the last years (for good)!  <img src="/discussions...

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by dee-see-eit
Wed Jul 31, 2002 1:00 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Rejected For Bad Camera Angle?
Replies: 25
Views: 4891

RE: Rejected For Bad Camera Angle?

Royal,

As you may know, you can still work on the image and if you are more satisfied with a different result re-upload it via the dedicated link at the upload page!!

Marlo

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by dee-see-eit
Wed Jul 31, 2002 12:53 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 100Th Picture
Replies: 5
Views: 2143

RE: 100Th Picture

Hi Ivan,

Congratulations for the 100th pic at airliners.net. Hope you will add many more and to meet up with you very often to take pics and chat about our common hobby!

Regards
DC8

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