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by TBCITDG
Fri Oct 03, 2008 2:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Election - Biden/Palin Debate 10/2/2008
Replies: 269
Views: 7711

RE: U.S. Election - Biden/Palin Debate 10/2/2008

The woman has no idea!

Can someone whisper in her ear to please answer the question!!!!!! Simple debate 1-0-1

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buenos Aires Is Not Cheap!
Replies: 24
Views: 3232

RE: Buenos Aires Is Not Cheap!

I found <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> to be one of the cheapest cities I have ever visited. I have been travelling there for years now and enjoyed myself greatly. i understand that prices have risen, yet as a tourist I still find it cheap especially when you compare it to places like...

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Songs You Like To Hear Over And Over
Replies: 80
Views: 5481

RE: Songs You Like To Hear Over And Over

There is nothing quite like listening to the Spicegirls Wannabe over and over again!

 crazy   yuck 

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Seriously How Did We Get To A Society Like This?
Replies: 7
Views: 2881

RE: Seriously How Did We Get To A Society Like This?

Certain things happen in our society that baffels the "normal" ones amongs us.You'd be surprised the number of things that take place in a 'civiliseed' society. A few weecks back a couple where arrested after they found 3 of their children sleeping outside on a balcony while they enjoyed the comfort...

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 02, 2008 10:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Election - Biden/Palin Debate 10/2/2008
Replies: 269
Views: 7711

RE: U.S. Election - Biden/Palin Debate 10/2/2008

I for one hope that Joe Biden does not "over do it" and lets her dig her own grave. She has a knack to "play the orchestrated game" yet I would like to have her answer some hard hitting issues regarding the rest of the world. Bet you she does not have a clue!

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Favourite Football (Soccer) Players
Replies: 19
Views: 2564

RE: Your Favourite Football (Soccer) Players

MESSSIIIII!
Simply outstanding!

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by TBCITDG
Wed Sep 24, 2008 11:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Official 2010 Soccer World Cup Mascot Revealed
Replies: 18
Views: 3218

RE: Official 2010 Soccer World Cup Mascot Revealed

Organising a world cup SA style:

Step 1. get mascot
Step 2. finish airports, roads, infrastructure, power grids etc etc etc etc

Will they be ready?

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by TBCITDG
Thu Nov 29, 2007 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An A-380 For Aerolineas Argentinas
Replies: 26
Views: 14039

RE: An A-380 For Aerolineas Argentinas

Hey there Gaston!

Are there any specific dates as to when they will arrive?

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by TBCITDG
Thu Nov 29, 2007 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread #17
Replies: 184
Views: 12717

RE: New Zealand Aviation Thread #17

With the introduction of lower paid employees over at <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>, will there be any point in having a long haul base out of <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>? There is a strong chance that the conditions under whic...

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by TBCITDG
Mon Nov 26, 2007 8:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An A-380 For Aerolineas Argentinas
Replies: 26
Views: 14039

RE: An A-380 For Aerolineas Argentinas

We should keep in mind also that Marsans has only promised those frames if the unions sign off on a peace accord that would last at least 5 years. There have been so many promises made by Marsans that not only the unions but the general flying public have doubts. The order has been made by Marsans a...

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by TBCITDG
Wed Nov 21, 2007 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Australian Election Thread
Replies: 321
Views: 5943

RE: Australian Election Thread

Baroque: On the contrary, instead of stating policies and reasons why people on the fence should be voting Liberal, Howard will have to spend all his time talking about this disgusting incident, especial at the Press Club today. Dirty tactics! And I just saw Kelly making it all out to be nothing. . ...

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by TBCITDG
Wed Nov 21, 2007 9:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Australian Election Thread
Replies: 321
Views: 5943

RE: Australian Election Thread

Come on Ruddddddyyyy!!!!!! Wish him and the Labour party all the success on Saturday!

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by TBCITDG
Wed Nov 21, 2007 9:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Explain Your Username
Replies: 156
Views: 4285

RE: Explain Your Username

TBCITDG = Te bese y te deje (Spanish)
I kissed you then I left you!
I stole this from my dear departed uncle who had it on his plates in Tucson!

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by TBCITDG
Wed Nov 21, 2007 8:01 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Marambio Tries LAN Argentina On A Domestic Flight
Replies: 22
Views: 6392

RE: Marambio Tries LAN Argentina On A Domestic Flight

Hi there Marambino! Have heard from a number of people that the service/aircraft offered by <acronym title="LAN Argentina">4M</acronym> is not on par with what <acronym title="Lan Chile">LA</acronym> usually offers. They complain about the service, schedule even aircraft interiors. Can you confirm t...

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by TBCITDG
Wed Nov 21, 2007 7:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Looking At 2009 Longhaul Expansion
Replies: 105
Views: 19304

RE: BA Looking At 2009 Longhaul Expansion

Hi all!

What about Australia? I feel that there is enough demand irrespective of the QF code share. Any thoughts?

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by TBCITDG
Wed Nov 21, 2007 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 5
Replies: 201
Views: 14532

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 5

Is the 5c sale along with a "1st year international anniversary sale" a [i]desperate[i] gimmick to take the attention away from Tigers launch?? 5c seems to be a ridiculous attempt by <acronym title="Jetstar (Australia)">JQ</acronym> to get "headlines". Keeping in mind that these fares also include t...

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by TBCITDG
Tue Nov 13, 2007 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Y+ Now On Sale
Replies: 35
Views: 4977

RE: Qantas Y+ Now On Sale

WOW!! How expensice are those seats!!!

Give me J class on any other carrier!!

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by TBCITDG
Tue Nov 06, 2007 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aerolineas Reduces MEX Services To 1 Weekly
Replies: 30
Views: 4250

RE: Aerolineas Reduces MEX Services To 1 Weekly

Isn't the schedule for <acronym title="Mexico City (- Licenciado Benito Juarez International) (MEX / MMMX), Mexico">MEX</acronym>/<acronym title="Cancun - International (CUN / MMUN), Mexico">CUN</acronym>/<acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massac...

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by TBCITDG
Tue Nov 06, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EZE-$400 Million Upgrade
Replies: 0
Views: 1169

EZE-$400 Million Upgrade

Just read that <acronym title="Buenos Aires - Ministro Pistarini (Ezeiza) (EZE / SAEZ), Argentina">EZE</acronym> will receive a $400 million dollar upgrade that will be completed in 2010. Some of this money (i presume) will be used to demolish the old <acronym title="Aerolineas Argentinas (Argentina...

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 28, 2007 11:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Argentina: C. Kirchner Wins Presidential Elections
Replies: 37
Views: 2458

RE: Argentina: C. Kirchner Wins Presidential Elections

I'll trade you Christian K for John Howard any day!!

Come on guys. Pleasssssssseeeeeeeeeeee!!!

 pray   crying 

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 28, 2007 11:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Argentina: C. Kirchner Wins Presidential Elections
Replies: 37
Views: 2458

RE: Argentina: C. Kirchner Wins Presidential Elections

I hate to talk politics but you have to admit that K has achieved a whole lot of positive things for Argentina in light of 'how the country was left for him' when he took office. Does any one not remember the disarray that the banking system was in 2001? The foreign debt that all other governments f...

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 28, 2007 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Cabin Crew Rest And Safety On Long Haul
Replies: 69
Views: 16996

RE: EK Cabin Crew Rest And Safety On Long Haul

Pope: Can you please tell me what hospital this took place so that I avoid it <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy">ALL</acronym> cost. To have a surgeon performing delicate procedures as you state after/during a 36 hour shift is playing with peoples ...

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 28, 2007 9:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: SQ380 Inaugural: SIN-SYD
Replies: 23
Views: 33162

RE: SQ380 Inaugural: SIN-SYD

Thank you so much for an insight in what has become a world event!

I really felt sorry for the crew on board as I can only imagine how hard it must have been to conduct a service with everyone on their feet "inspecting" this big bird!

Thanks again! Great report!

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 28, 2007 6:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Cabin Crew Rest And Safety On Long Haul
Replies: 69
Views: 16996

RE: EK Cabin Crew Rest And Safety On Long Haul

This is totally disgusting! I cannot believe that crew have to resort to sleeping in the toilets!?!?!?!? What are the managers doing about this . . . nothing I guess! I know that <acronym title="Lan Chile">LA</acronym> have issues regarding crew rest as well. They do not have any bunks on their A340...

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by TBCITDG
Mon Oct 15, 2007 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chile Argentina Routes Question.
Replies: 24
Views: 3059

RE: Chile Argentina Routes Question.

LA has been very smart to tap into the Argentine marjket and offer better connections via <acronym title="Santiago - Arturo Merino Benitez (Pudahuel) (SCL / SCEL), Chile">SCL</acronym> rather than have to transit via <acronym title="Buenos Aires - Aeroparque Jorge Newbery (AEP / SABE), Argentina">AE...

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by TBCITDG
Mon Oct 15, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aerolineas Argentinas To Lisbon?
Replies: 26
Views: 5684

RE: Aerolineas Argentinas To Lisbon?

We should really thank the Spanish owners for giving AR a bad name!!

 box   duck 

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by TBCITDG
Mon Oct 15, 2007 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAN's Expansion Plans Worldwide
Replies: 39
Views: 6287

RE: LAN's Expansion Plans Worldwide

One question that does come to mind: Wasn't <acronym title="Lan Chile">LA</acronym> doing the <acronym title="Santiago - Arturo Merino Benitez (Pudahuel) (SCL / SCEL), Chile">SCL</acronym>-<acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>-<acronym title="Sydney - King...

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Marsans Possible Huge Airbus Order
Replies: 69
Views: 15570

RE: Marsans Possible Huge Airbus Order

A couple of questions: What will become of <acronym title="Aerolineas Argentinas (Argentina)">AR</acronym>'s A340 fleet? Will they still be used for flights to the US and Oceania? Is the A380 too big to warrant flights during Summer to <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) ...

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 11, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Marsans Possible Huge Airbus Order
Replies: 69
Views: 15570

RE: Marsans Possible Huge Airbus Order

These pigs have been making promises for as long as I can remember. There have been a long list of announcements with nothing coming to fruition. I really hope that it is true. For <acronym title="Aerolineas Argentinas (Argentina)">AR</acronym>'s sake more than anything. Marsans needs to cough up al...

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 07, 2007 8:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Questions Which Nearly Everyone Will Get Wrong
Replies: 66
Views: 4610

RE: Questions Which Nearly Everyone Will Get Wrong

Where was Che Guevara born?

CUBA? >>>>>>>> Nope, Argentina!

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 07, 2007 8:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rugby World Cup 2007
Replies: 652
Views: 10756

RE: Rugby World Cup 2007

Sorry I sounded like a hick! It should say " The Scots did make me suffer some what!"

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by TBCITDG
Sun Oct 07, 2007 8:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rugby World Cup 2007
Replies: 652
Views: 10756

RE: Rugby World Cup 2007

CONGRATULATIONS ARGENTINA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Good game although did the Scots make me suffer some what!

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by TBCITDG
Thu Oct 04, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Pampas Argentina
Replies: 14
Views: 15201

RE: Air Pampas Argentina

Be very carefull before you do anything, espcially when Mr Mata is concerned. <acronym title="Aerolineas Argentinas (Argentina)">AR</acronym> is still waiting all the promises that he made come to fruition! Nothing ever happened. At most, things got a whole lot worsee under his regime. Promises, pro...

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by TBCITDG
Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iran's Ahmadinejad: Israel Can't Continue To Exist
Replies: 218
Views: 5414

RE: Iran's Ahmadinejad: Israel Can't Continue To Exist

Some people preach free speech . . . although only when it suits them!

my  twocents 

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by TBCITDG
Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self Gloss: Australia Counts One More Citizen
Replies: 21
Views: 2454

RE: Self Gloss: Australia Counts One More Citizen

Congrats Wunala! Although . . . next thing we know you probably will tell us that you will vote for Howard!

The Queen??????????????????????????

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by TBCITDG
Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Jokes That'll Offend Everyone :)
Replies: 313
Views: 18742

RE: Jokes That'll Offend Everyone :)

You know your Italian when: * At some point of your life you where a <acronym title="Virgin Blue Airways (Australia)">DJ</acronym> * when you have been to a funeral where talk of the deceased is "he soulda kept his big yap shut!" * when your mum asks you for your shaving cream and razor * if some on...

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by TBCITDG
Sat Sep 15, 2007 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brazil, Argentina And Uruguay To Join Visa Vaiwer
Replies: 85
Views: 10534

RE: Brazil, Argentina And Uruguay To Join Visa Vaiwer

As Marambino stated earlier, I also read that Argentina was the only country to qualify for Visa Waiver program in South America. (Lowest number of Visa rejections)
Wonder what happened?

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by TBCITDG
Fri Sep 14, 2007 4:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 At EZE Sept 27
Replies: 47
Views: 6173

RE: A380 At EZE Sept 27

jejejejeje Sounds like some people here are green and yellow and also blue and white with envy!  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/silly.gif" alt="Silly">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/box.gif" alt="box" border=0>  <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-...

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by TBCITDG
Thu Sep 13, 2007 5:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 At EZE Sept 27
Replies: 47
Views: 6173

RE: A380 At EZE Sept 27

Hi all!
So that this mean that AR and IB are the only two operators that would benefit from the A380 and use it on routes that can actually fill the big bird?

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by TBCITDG
Fri Aug 17, 2007 3:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: JFK-SCL-MVD And Back On LAN W/ Pics
Replies: 14
Views: 24011

RE: JFK-SCL-MVD And Back On LAN W/ Pics

Great trip report. Really enjoyed the pics!

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by TBCITDG
Fri Aug 17, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Workchoices Commericals
Replies: 17
Views: 1293

RE: Workchoices Commericals

Cupra:  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/laughing.gif" alt="laughing" border=0>   <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/laughing.gif" alt="laughing" border=0>   <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/laughing.gif" alt="laughing" border=0>  Guess WHO is the onl...

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by TBCITDG
Fri Aug 17, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2 Earthquakes Hit Peru
Replies: 13
Views: 1804

RE: 2 Earthquakes Hit Peru

My prayers to all those affected !
 Sad

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by TBCITDG
Fri Aug 17, 2007 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A380 Delivery 15 Oct: First Flight Oct 25-26
Replies: 78
Views: 16132

RE: SQ A380 Delivery 15 Oct: First Flight Oct 25-26

Two small questions:

Considering all the media hype will SQ have their "best crew" on board?

Why SYD?

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by TBCITDG
Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Profits Plunge At Virgin Atlantic
Replies: 37
Views: 10315

RE: Profits Plunge At Virgin Atlantic

Apart from SYD is there another route that is under performing?

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by TBCITDG
Wed Aug 15, 2007 6:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AR's First A343 Arrived Today
Replies: 51
Views: 6853

RE: AR's First A343 Arrived Today

Hi Gaston!
What exactly happened with AR's A310. Why did the maintenance take so long? Where they in that bad of shape?

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by TBCITDG
Wed Aug 08, 2007 6:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Asia Bangkok
Replies: 5
Views: 2178

RE: Air Asia Bangkok

Some people forget that it is a LOW COST operator. They still expect allocated seating, 40 inch seat pitch and probably IFE and food. They are a good airline that get you from point A to point B. Some of their internet fares are unbelievably low. If you prefer a specific seat, pay a little extra and...

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by TBCITDG
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 764 To DKR-JNB, GRU And EZE This Winter
Replies: 69
Views: 9796

RE: DL 764 To DKR-JNB, GRU And EZE This Winter

I still cannot beleive how much traffic from the US that EZE will be getting!
Outside if the big Brasilian players, where next would be the most served South American city by the US carriers?

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by TBCITDG
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF Could Split Into Four Entities
Replies: 65
Views: 5698

RE: QF Could Split Into Four Entities

If there is any criticism around here about QF why do the same QF loves always come up in their defence?
Why not take in positive criticism and try to view things from other peoples views?

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by TBCITDG
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brazil Pax Traffic 1st Semester/07
Replies: 17
Views: 2499

RE: Brazil Pax Traffic 1st Semester/07

It is quite surprising that operations seem to continue to grow irrespective of RJ's demise.

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by TBCITDG
Tue Aug 07, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF Plane Grounded Twice - Cost Cutting Toll
Replies: 43
Views: 6155

RE: QF Plane Grounded Twice - Cost Cutting Toll

Care full now!
You may get people around here claiming that it is all Union propaganda!!!

For the people that work for the Roo, how many delays have been attributed to engineering issues??

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