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by UNITED777300
Mon Jul 23, 2007 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Here They Are... The New UA Biz Seats!
Replies: 165
Views: 24939

RE: Here They Are... The New UA Biz Seats!

Personally, I'm amazed that UA is increasing the Y cabins. Despite that, these new products in First and Biz are excellent- Good Work United!

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by UNITED777300
Mon Jul 23, 2007 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Here They Are... The New UA Biz Seats!
Replies: 165
Views: 24939

Here They Are... The New UA Biz Seats!

Well, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>'s finally let the cat out of the bag... here are the new biz seats: <center><table align=center BORDER=0 width=650 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=536883446&filename=1185165812HbN...

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by UNITED777300
Mon Aug 21, 2006 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Profitable 747 Routes For Airlines?
Replies: 58
Views: 25308

RE: Most Profitable 747 Routes For Airlines?

One of, if not the, profitable 747 routes for United must be <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VH...

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by UNITED777300
Thu Dec 29, 2005 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports With Only One Airline
Replies: 113
Views: 12617

RE: Airports With Only One Airline

There's a fair number of northern Minnesota towns that see only <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym>/XJ SAAB service to <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>- Bemidji, Thief River Falls, Ely, Int...

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by UNITED777300
Wed Aug 10, 2005 1:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do You Have An In Flight IPod Playlist?
Replies: 22
Views: 14622

RE: Do You Have An In Flight IPod Playlist?

I don't have a "flying playlist", but one song that I always listen to when flying is "Stratford-On-Guy" by Liz Phair. The song opens with a line about flying into Chicago and the music video has shots of <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> planes landing at <acronym title="Chicago -...

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by UNITED777300
Sat Jun 11, 2005 2:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CO Looking For 777s - New Rumors
Replies: 70
Views: 11715

RE: CO Looking For 777s - New Rumors

If ILFC wants the ex-UA 777's they'll be no use to CO. They want GE-powered models, the ex-UA ones are PW-powered.

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by UNITED777300
Sat Jun 04, 2005 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's Bigger...by Far!
Replies: 22
Views: 5165

RE: Delta's Bigger...by Far!

Well, those numbers are slightly off. They're off because for Delta and American their wholly-owned regional carriers, Comair, ASA and American Eagle, are counted in the totals. United doesn't own any of its regionals so their numbers have always been lower.

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by UNITED777300
Sat Apr 23, 2005 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Here It Is, The First UA A320 In N/C
Replies: 40
Views: 10559

Here It Is, The First UA A320 In N/C

The title says it all. Finally United has painted a non-Ted A320 in the new colors. What do you think? <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/823926/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/823926/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<b...

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by UNITED777300
Tue Mar 15, 2005 8:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United N/C Status
Replies: 1
Views: 1756

United N/C Status

Does anyone have the numbers, and regs, of the UA aircraft painted in the new colors. I'm curious to see how many aircraft have been painted in the year or so since it was introduced.

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by UNITED777300
Mon Jan 31, 2005 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LCCs And Seating
Replies: 3
Views: 2209

LCCs And Seating

I am curious to know why some LCC's don't assign seats as many do (AirTran, jetBlue, BMIbaby, Jet2, go, etc). Also, in go's ex-CEO's book, she wrote that her staff was unable to prove that it takes any longer to board a flight with assigned seats than one w/o assigned seats. Plus than all of an airl...

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by UNITED777300
Thu Dec 16, 2004 2:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Do "unlisted" Codeshares Work?
Replies: 2
Views: 3043

RE: How Do "unlisted" Codeshares Work?

Actually <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> is covering the route for the winter season (I believe) because <acronym title="Scandinavian Airlines (Denmark/Norway/Sweden)">SK</acronym> has a 330 in matinence and they have no available aircraft to operate the route. The flight is bein...

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by UNITED777300
Wed Dec 15, 2004 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Largest Commuter Only Airport In US
Replies: 37
Views: 5731

RE: Largest Commuter Only Airport In US

Appleton is fairly large and getting bigger. (Plus it can be counted as all commuter now that <acronym title="Midwest Express (USA)">YX</acronym> ended MD80/717 service) Current Service: <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 7x <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD...

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by UNITED777300
Mon Nov 22, 2004 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Fleet List
Replies: 2
Views: 2438

B6 Fleet List

Does anyone know of a good (current) website that has a listing of B6's aircraft and, specifically, their names. Thanks in advance!

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by UNITED777300
Sun Nov 14, 2004 6:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CDG Terminal 3
Replies: 21
Views: 3125

CDG Terminal 3

Apparently there is a Terminal 3 at CDG, which I was not aware of. Could someone please fill me in as to who uses it, when it was built, etc. Thanks!

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by UNITED777300
Wed Nov 03, 2004 7:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YX Service Differences?
Replies: 1
Views: 1709

YX Service Differences?

It's my understanding that on YX now you have to buy food regardless of wheather you're flying on Saver Service or regular YX. So really the only difference between the two "brands" is the seating?

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by UNITED777300
Sun Sep 12, 2004 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France Longhaul Operations Winter 2004/2005
Replies: 24
Views: 7110

RE: Air France Longhaul Operations Winter 2004/2005

I am quite curious to know why AF is only operating to ORD 6x weekly with a 332, and not with at least daily service. Is it just that they don't see demand?

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by UNITED777300
Wed Sep 08, 2004 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Upper Deck Galley Acess
Replies: 8
Views: 5550

747 Upper Deck Galley Acess

This is kind of a dumb question, but.. I was always wondering how caterers/FAs get catering up to the upper deck galley, if there's no service door on the upper deck. Does anyone know?

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by UNITED777300
Mon Sep 06, 2004 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Air New Zealand Long Haul Experience Brochure
Replies: 2
Views: 4401

RE: New Air New Zealand Long Haul Experience Brochure

That sounds impressive, although it reminds me an awful lot of VS's Upper Class Suite and Y/Y+ products; but sounds cool.

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by UNITED777300
Sun Sep 05, 2004 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 7E7 Llikely Routes
Replies: 31
Views: 5646

RE: 7E7 Llikely Routes

NH's 7E8's will mostly be used on long thin routes, to cities like <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / KDEN), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym>, <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / ...

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by UNITED777300
Tue Aug 24, 2004 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAS *FINALLY* Ready To Enter Alliance
Replies: 29
Views: 5607

RE: MAS *FINALLY* Ready To Enter Alliance

Yes, but if Star finally gets their act together and <acronym title="Air China">CA</acronym>, <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> and <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> finally get around to joining; there will be no comparison. Besides that I'm the most worried about oneworld. So far t...

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by UNITED777300
Tue Aug 24, 2004 8:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW RJ85 F Service
Replies: 10
Views: 2684

RE: NW RJ85 F Service

Thanks much for the information! Much appreciation

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by UNITED777300
Tue Aug 24, 2004 7:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW RJ85 F Service
Replies: 10
Views: 2684

NW RJ85 F Service

Does NW offer any extra service in F on their RJ85's or is it just the same as coach?

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by UNITED777300
Mon Aug 16, 2004 11:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Was This A Type-O?
Replies: 4
Views: 1631

Was This A Type-O?

I was just looking at the August issue of <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> WorldTraveller, and in the route map section, Northwest has listed that they have a FFP agreement and a codeshare with <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym>; who in the previous month's issue was only...

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by UNITED777300
Sun Aug 15, 2004 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Wisconsin Questions...
Replies: 27
Views: 3624

Air Wisconsin Questions...

I have a few questions regarding Air Wisconsin's UAX operations... 1) Does <acronym title="Air Wisconsin (USA)">ZW</acronym> have any plans to repaint the 146's or are there plans to replace them in the future? 2) If there are replacement plans, are there specific types that they are looking into? 3...

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by UNITED777300
Mon Jul 05, 2004 12:30 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Time To Change Lufthansa's Livery?
Replies: 44
Views: 14585

RE: Time To Change Lufthansa's Livery?

Wait- since when did Lufthansa merge with bmi? Doesn't it remind anyone of bmi's livery?

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by UNITED777300
Fri Jul 02, 2004 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Trans-Atlantic At LGA?
Replies: 8
Views: 3025

Possible Trans-Atlantic At LGA?

Would it be possible to run trans-atlantic services from <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym> using the Airbus A319LR, or are there more complex political reasons preventing this? If they could, wouldn't the airlines want in as this could be a money-maker...

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by UNITED777300
Sat Jun 19, 2004 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Old Airline Slogans/commercials
Replies: 53
Views: 19757

RE: Old Airline Slogans/commercials

Here are four that haven't been mentioned:

The Best Care In The Air (Midwest Airlines)

The World's Favourite Airline (BA)

The Web's Favourite Airline (easyJet)

Making The Sky The Best Place On Earth (Air France (can't remember the French))

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by UNITED777300
Wed Jun 16, 2004 7:03 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: A.net Virtual Airline
Replies: 380
Views: 35530

RE: A.net Virtual Airline

I'm intrested in coming on board, and I'm not sure what I want/should do. I don't have a lot of experince in the avation sector (working) and I don't fly FS. So, what jobs are available that I could apply for?

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by UNITED777300
Tue Jun 15, 2004 7:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Are The UAX Changes?
Replies: 4
Views: 2023

What Are The UAX Changes?

As we all know, as ACA is leaving the United Express system this month, I'm wondering if anyone knows what United is really planning to do for a replacement; and what carriers are flying where.

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by UNITED777300
Tue Jun 08, 2004 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN At SFO
Replies: 6
Views: 2114

WN At SFO

Does anyone know when <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> stopped flying to <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>? I have an early 2001 timetable with flights to <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA -...

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by UNITED777300
Wed Jun 02, 2004 7:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Well Are "Buy On Board" Programs Doing?
Replies: 48
Views: 7269

RE: How Well Are "Buy On Board" Programs Doing?

Well, Ord and Boyshane, <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> is one of the FEW airlines that has severe trouble loading an adaquate number of meals on their flights. In the last year, I've been on say ten <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> flights with less than...

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by UNITED777300
Tue May 25, 2004 10:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Whats Your Favorite Airline Route?
Replies: 42
Views: 5202

RE: Whats Your Favorite Airline Route?

Definitly <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> on <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>/<acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), F...

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by UNITED777300
Sun May 23, 2004 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ACA Fired Again...now From DL
Replies: 28
Views: 3785

RE: ACA Fired Again...now From DL

Actually, I beleive that <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> doesn't own the 328JET aircraft, their <acronym title="Acapulco - General Juan Alvarez Int'l (ACA), Mexico">ACA</acronym>'s. Remember that they had 50 on order, 30 for <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym>; an...

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by UNITED777300
Sun May 23, 2004 9:38 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YX MKE-PIT-MKE
Replies: 7
Views: 4036

RE: YX MKE-PIT-MKE

It's not a prop, the J328 refers to the 328JET.

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by UNITED777300
Tue May 18, 2004 10:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TED @ORD
Replies: 10
Views: 2197

RE: TED @ORD

Actually, these current <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> destinations will gradually transition to TED, with <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> remaining on some routes until Oct/Nov, when they go all TED. With TED flying the routes, there should be some additiona...

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by UNITED777300
Mon May 17, 2004 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future RJ Service For Seattle?
Replies: 17
Views: 3043

RE: Future RJ Service For Seattle?

Actuallly, if COEX wanted to, they could fly <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE / KCLE), USA - Ohio">CLE</acronym>-<acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym> with some of their ERJ145XR aircraft; they have the range.  <img ...

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by UNITED777300
Sun May 16, 2004 11:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Non-Star Hub Has The Most Star Alli. Cover
Replies: 22
Views: 5138

RE: Which Non-Star Hub Has The Most Star Alli. Cover

As an answer to your question about the 'all airlines under one roof' idea, I believe that they are trying to get <acronym title="Eastern Airways (United Kingdom)">T3</acronym> (or <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym>, can't remember), which would be much better than th...

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by UNITED777300
Tue May 11, 2004 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian Arrows F100
Replies: 7
Views: 2796

RE: Austrian Arrows F100

I also think that Austrain Arrows plans to order the Rekkof NextGeneration Fokker 100 to either replace of supplment the models.

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by UNITED777300
Mon May 10, 2004 10:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM Back To Australia?
Replies: 32
Views: 5749

RE: KLM Back To Australia?

Yes, but if SkyTeam recruits <acronym title="China Airlines (Taiwan)">CI</acronym> they'll have the additional gateway of <acronym title="Taipei - Chiang Kai Shek International (TPE / RCTP), Taiwan">TPE</acronym>; which gives them <acronym title="Seoul - Incheon International (ICN / RKSI), South Kor...

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by UNITED777300
Mon May 10, 2004 10:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA N/c 146's
Replies: 1
Views: 1645

UA N/c 146's

Does anyoen know if/when UA/ZW plans to repaint their 146's to the new colors? They seem to be the only type without a definite date.

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by UNITED777300
Sat May 08, 2004 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express DC-9 Mystery!
Replies: 9
Views: 4424

RE: Midwest Express DC-9 Mystery!

The YX fleet is made up of 717's and MD-82/88's, with the Saver Service aircraft having the same paintscheme as the rest of the fleet.

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by UNITED777300
Thu May 06, 2004 5:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Airlines @ MSN
Replies: 12
Views: 2361

RE: Midwest Airlines @ MSN

They will when their 20 ERJ140's finally start coming, which will result in the retirement of the B1900's!

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by UNITED777300
Wed May 05, 2004 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Airlines @ MSN
Replies: 12
Views: 2361

RE: Midwest Airlines @ MSN

Wern't those ATW YX days great. Even though I don't love there anymore, isn't it just 328's and a 717 Sat. only?

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by UNITED777300
Wed May 05, 2004 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do You Prefer The 777 Or The Md-11 (semi-final)
Replies: 124
Views: 16190

RE: Do You Prefer The 777 Or The Md-11 (semi-final)

Definitly 777 (see username)!!!!!!  Smile

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by UNITED777300
Wed May 05, 2004 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: If Y Is Full On UA?
Replies: 2
Views: 2067

If Y Is Full On UA?

If regular the regular economy cabin is full on any Econ/Econ+ United flight, will they (if you're non-Premier) give you an assigned seat in Economy Plus?

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by UNITED777300
Tue May 04, 2004 6:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 757 Or A321
Replies: 2
Views: 2303

757 Or A321

Not trying to start an Airbus vs. Boeing discussion, of those flight attendents in the forum; do you prefer the Airbus A321 or the Boeing 757 and why?

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by UNITED777300
Thu Apr 29, 2004 7:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ted Humor!
Replies: 9
Views: 2651

RE: Ted Humor!

As Ted (not all caps) is a wholly-owned subisdary of UAL corp it uses the UA IATA code for its flights.

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by UNITED777300
Sun Apr 25, 2004 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA World Class Or Korean First?
Replies: 23
Views: 3405

RE: NWA World Class Or Korean First?

NWA's WorldBuisness Class product is not a true Buisness class, nor is it a tur first class. It's more of a hybrid of the two. NWA did this because they feel that thus way they can make more money with only two classes.

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by UNITED777300
Sat Apr 24, 2004 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways Gets 5 Star Ranking
Replies: 12
Views: 3480

RE: Qatar Airways Gets 5 Star Ranking

Yes, QR serves alcohol. They added it when they started flying to LHR in the mid 1990's.

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by UNITED777300
Thu Apr 22, 2004 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airlines @ ORY
Replies: 11
Views: 2241

US Airlines @ ORY

When did the major US carriers start flying to <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>, therefore replacing <acronym title="Paris - Orly (ORY / LFPO), France">ORY</acronym>. I know that <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, <acronym tit...

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