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by aacun
Mon Apr 29, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AR to cancel all flights tomorrow Apr, 30th
Replies: 28
Views: 11261

Re: AR to cancel all flights tomorrow Apr, 30th

Flybondi, JetSmart and Norwegian are all operating normally on both days; they are not unionized. International airlines will operate with modified schedules, such as COPA as they rely on ground services that may not be available. American Airlines will operate normally as they provide their own gr...

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by aacun
Mon Apr 29, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AR to cancel all flights tomorrow Apr, 30th
Replies: 28
Views: 11261

Re: AR to cancel all flights tomorrow Apr, 30th

Isn’t it kind of a national strike? It could also affect airport operations so it may not only be AR affected tomorrow. I read other public transportation services will be affected .

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by aacun
Mon Apr 15, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: U.S. Airline F/A Bases
Replies: 24
Views: 4286

Re: U.S. Airline F/A Bases

Being a flight att. myself it’s cool finding out where other airlines have domiciles..... now I will go one further....... how about where do US airlines have satellite bases? I just found out my airline has a satellite in Pittsburg ( felt totally stupid not knowing this) since I work there !

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by aacun
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines/Qantas Joint Venture Approved
Replies: 151
Views: 21508

Re: American Airlines/Qantas Joint Venture Approval?

Detroit313 wrote:
It is getting approved pretty soon.


Thats what the agents in AKL were telling us. Along with a list of routes that will be started down under!!!!!

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by aacun
Sun Apr 07, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2019
Replies: 720
Views: 121183

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2019

The Super 80’s simulators for pilots that are at the flight academy are to be gone by this month. Judging by that I think it’s safe to assume that sep is looking mighty firm as a retirement date for the rest of the MD’s.... The end is near for this airplane at AA!

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by aacun
Fri Mar 22, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 543
Views: 68161

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2019

Looks like AA subbed a 757 N200UU on AA636 PHX-TUS-PHX today, that should be a sporty take-off. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL636/history/20190314/1718Z/KPHX/KTUS These are the Atlas Air baseball charters to Japan. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/GTI8236/history/20190314/1900Z/KPHX/RJT...

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by aacun
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to end CLT-HAV
Replies: 74
Views: 17523

Re: AA to end CLT-HAV

Before the scheduled service there were a bunch of charters. The only change is its scheduled service instead of charters. There are likely a few more frequencies now, but there have always been a lot of flights between Miami and Havana for years now.[/quote] I know that. I used to go on the charter...

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by aacun
Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to end CLT-HAV
Replies: 74
Views: 17523

Re: AA to end CLT-HAV

As many flights as CUN from Miami. Wow. Just incredible

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by aacun
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines 767 Cabins Since Delivery
Replies: 129
Views: 20277

Re: American Airlines 767 Cabins Since Delivery

I remember the 10 pax configuration. But not the 14 seater. When the seats went to a flat bed mode configuration we lost the other middle seat and that middle seat was a pilot crew rest seat maybe that’s when we lost the other row of seats on the sides. My first working trip with AA was in a 2 class...

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by aacun
Fri Jun 30, 2017 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Mighty 757
Replies: 191
Views: 28222

Re: The Mighty 757

Ok. So I will join the list and say this is by far my favorite airplane. I was on Eastern's inaugural ATL-TPA flight. And even though I was very young, I knew back then that would become my favorite airplane. I love working the cabin of the 757. That sensation of maximum power you can only feel on t...

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by aacun
Thu Apr 09, 2015 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Redisigned Uniform!
Replies: 32
Views: 15346

AA Redisigned Uniform!

We were just shown renderings of an updated new uniform. After getting bombarded with negative comments about the mainly grey uniform we were going to get, they have actually added a splash of red white and blue to several pieces. I have to see it live before I can decide if I like it better.... I j...

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by aacun
Wed Apr 08, 2015 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's MIA-LAX Going Mostly 738
Replies: 64
Views: 13154

RE: AA's MIA-LAX Going Mostly 738

The 2 class 321's first Route was LAX-MiA IIRC

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by aacun
Sat Mar 28, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Joins List Of Airlines Changing Cockpit Rules..
Replies: 36
Views: 6971

RE: LH Joins List Of Airlines Changing Cockpit Rules..

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/racko" class="quote" target="_blank">racko</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> What policy are you...

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by aacun
Sat Mar 21, 2015 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The End Of Cactus Callsign / AA/US Single Op Cert
Replies: 187
Views: 32693

The End Of Cactus Callsign / AA/US Single Op Cert

The merger is set to take place the next day. On the 8th were expecting To have a SOC. Thats what we have been told. So it all makes sense... The 7th would be the last day of US ops.......

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by aacun
Mon Mar 16, 2015 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Calling All 757 Aficionados
Replies: 50
Views: 12664

RE: Calling All 757 Aficionados

Had the pleasure to be on <acronym title="European Regions Airlines (Spain)">EA</acronym> inagural 757 flight from <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> to <acronym title="Tampa - Internation...

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by aacun
Sun Mar 15, 2015 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stunning 727 46 Years Later
Replies: 42
Views: 17849

Stunning 727 46 Years Later

I miss working the727. No matter how difficult the -100s were......I would love to work one again. and the-200s......oh what a great airplane. I still have the diagram of the -200 in my manual.....love looking at it once in a while

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by aacun
Sun Feb 15, 2015 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Painted Aircraft Part 1
Replies: 2852
Views: 51820

RE: New AA Painted Aircraft - Part 10

I had Heard the monitors were going to be drop down as well. But I have flown on two. Both I'm afraid were different in <acronym title="Macedonian Airlines (Greece)">MC</acronym>. First off neither had drop down monitors. While both had the new <acronym title="Brymon Airways (United Kingdom) and Sky...

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by aacun
Sat Feb 14, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do Any Airports Use R1 Door Jetways?
Replies: 52
Views: 14575

RE: Do Any Airports Use R1 Door Jetways?

I remember boarding DC 10's at the old <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> terminal thru the 1R and <acronym title="Star Airlines (France)">2R</acronym> doors simultaneou...

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by aacun
Fri Feb 06, 2015 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will TPA Ever Get Service To Mexico?
Replies: 14
Views: 2203

RE: Will TPA Ever Get Service To Mexico?

Esstern served TPA-MEX with widebodies at one point. They originated in Miami IIRC.

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by aacun
Fri Feb 06, 2015 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: *Rumor* UA To Launch SFO-MNL Nonstop With 787-9
Replies: 100
Views: 19493

RE: *Rumor* UA To Launch SFO-MNL Nonstop With 787-9

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/a380787" class="quote" target="_blank">a380787</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That is not a rum...

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by aacun
Sun Feb 01, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First A350 Operator To LAX?
Replies: 16
Views: 12908

RE: First A350 Operator To LAX?

Probably AA. When are they supposed to get theirs to start with?

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by aacun
Wed Jan 28, 2015 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Applies For LAX-GDL, MIA-MTY
Replies: 48
Views: 9336

RE: AA Applies For LAX-GDL, MIA-MTY

Yeah. It's one of those cities in Colombia you mentioned.

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by aacun
Tue Jan 27, 2015 11:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Applies For LAX-GDL, MIA-MTY
Replies: 48
Views: 9336

RE: AA Applies For LAX-GDL, MIA-MTY

There's also another city in Colombia that will be announced shortly along with some more DFW-Central America service. As far as I know it will be all A319 service

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by aacun
Sat Jan 24, 2015 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Take Delivery Of First 787-8 Today (1/23)
Replies: 86
Views: 19512

RE: AA To Take Delivery Of First 787-8 Today (1/23)

That is an incredible looking airplane.If I didnt know any better I would dare say that new paint scheme was created with this airplane in mind. It just looks so perfect. And that tail........ I dont care what anyone says. You can call it anything you want. But when you are at a foreign country and ...

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by aacun
Mon Jan 19, 2015 5:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 2015 Plane Deliveries
Replies: 30
Views: 9011

RE: AA 2015 Plane Deliveries

The -9 will also be 2class at least to begin with and configured to 28J and 261Y with 51 being main cabin extra

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by aacun
Sun Jan 18, 2015 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 2015 Plane Deliveries
Replies: 30
Views: 9011

RE: AA 2015 Plane Deliveries

Quoting Kashmon (Reply 25):

What????

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by aacun
Sat Jan 17, 2015 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Launches A321LR Aircraft - Part 2
Replies: 122
Views: 24563

RE: Airbus Launches A321LR Aircraft - Part 2

It shouldnt be a problem for La Paz' 13,000+ feet runway right? I must confess....I am so sad to see the 757 go. I remember working on them when they were brand new and up to today, it is still my favorite airplane to work on.

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by aacun
Sat Jan 17, 2015 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Ops Question About SJU
Replies: 14
Views: 2895

RE: B6 Ops Question About SJU

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/USAirALB" class="quote" target="_blank">USAirALB</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i> I seem to recall <acronym title="Americ...

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by aacun
Wed Jan 07, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's First 787 Takes Flight
Replies: 93
Views: 34125

RE: AA's First 787 Takes Flight

Kind of bland looking cabin so far right? That bar is a lot smaller and not as nice as the one on the -300. I dont see a chilled compartment in there either.

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by aacun
Wed Jan 07, 2015 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's First 787 Takes Flight
Replies: 93
Views: 34125

RE: AA's First 787 Takes Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LDVAviation" class="quote" target="_blank">LDVAviation</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i> With all the bad taste and the lo...

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by aacun
Sat Jan 03, 2015 10:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kardashian Mom Kris Jenner Former AA Stewardess
Replies: 12
Views: 4077

RE: Kardashian Mom Kris Jenner Former AA Stewardess

She is a former EA stewardess as far as I know

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by aacun
Sun Dec 28, 2014 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will AA Do A Retro Jet In Ozark
Replies: 9
Views: 2928

RE: Will AA Do A Retro Jet In Ozark

That Is not the case though. AA bought TransCaribbean in the early 70's but they have no plans to have a retro jet to honor that airline.... And I think that stinks.

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by aacun
Mon Dec 22, 2014 7:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Europa Seeking Authorization To Start MIA-HAV
Replies: 10
Views: 6944

RE: Air Europa Seeking Authorization To Start MIA-HAV

AA flies not only daily to <acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti International (HAV / MUHA), Cuba">HAV</acronym> but Ive seen flights to Camaguey, Holguin, Santiago and several other cities in Cuba on our bid sheet month after month. Theres even <acronym title="Tampa - International (TPA / KTPA), USA ...

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by aacun
Sun Dec 21, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Santa Pays A Visit To An Iberia Flight
Replies: 7
Views: 2661

RE: Santa Pays A Visit To An Iberia Flight

That was awesome.......... There is no ther way to explain it........ Thanks!!!!!!!!

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by aacun
Sun Dec 21, 2014 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Makes And Breaks A Good Cabin Crew Dynamic?
Replies: 28
Views: 8332

RE: What Makes And Breaks A Good Cabin Crew Dynamic?

The Purser has to do a lot with the flight. If you have a knowledgeable, professional and a skilled director on board, flight attendants will follow your example for the most part. To me it is the outmost important and key element in how the crew will perform during the flight. There are always flig...

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by aacun
Fri Dec 19, 2014 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Reject Contract - Part 2
Replies: 37
Views: 6014

RE: AA Flight Attendant Reject Contract - Part 2

There is a contract and the provisions will be adopted at different stages. Pay rates go into effect 1/1/15 but Purser pay hike doesn't go into place until 5/1/15 for example. There are different implementation dates for different items. We might not see Prefferential Bidding for a while, is what I ...

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by aacun
Fri Dec 19, 2014 5:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Reject Contract - Part 2
Replies: 37
Views: 6014

RE: AA Flight Attendant Reject Contract - Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXtoATL" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXtoATL</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I understand ...

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by aacun
Fri Dec 19, 2014 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Reject Contract - Part 2
Replies: 37
Views: 6014

RE: AA Flight Attendant Reject Contract - Part 2

The stipulation is still in place. The only clarification is that any modification of wages after a UA/CO joint agreement must be upwards.

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by aacun
Tue Dec 16, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 280 From ICN-DFW, Diverting NRT, Severe Turb
Replies: 59
Views: 19317

RE: AA 280 From ICN-DFW, Diverting NRT, Severe Turb

Hope all is ok. I have a friend working that flight.......... Havent gotten thru to her yet.

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by aacun
Wed Dec 03, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Uniform
Replies: 87
Views: 18829

RE: New AA Uniform

I just hope It doesn't hurt peeling off this old uniform. I have worn it so long I think its actually tattooed to my skin. I will actually be wearing this new uniform so I think I can give my opinion. I cant wait to wear it.... I love it.

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by aacun
Wed Dec 03, 2014 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Uniform
Replies: 87
Views: 18829

RE: New AA Uniform

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aviationman777" class="quote" target="_blank">Aviationman777</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i> I think that the current un...

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by aacun
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Uniform
Replies: 87
Views: 18829

RE: New AA Uniform

Uniform is charcoal grey. I like it a lot. Pictures should be up shortly on facebook if not there already.

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by aacun
Mon Dec 01, 2014 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Uniform
Replies: 87
Views: 18829

New AA Uniform

Tomorrow, Dec 02 marks the beginning of the uniform Road show at AA but we still have to see any official pictures of it.... Any ideas of when the official public unveiling of the uniform might take place?

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by aacun
Wed Nov 12, 2014 5:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract
Replies: 207
Views: 27559

RE: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ckfred" class="quote" target="_blank">ckfred</a> (<a href="#122" class="quote">Reply 122</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> With all due re...

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by aacun
Tue Nov 11, 2014 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract
Replies: 207
Views: 27559

RE: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract

I don't have it in front of me right now. But I have to tell you.... I read the whole thing. It was put together in a hurry and lots of articles seemed unfinished.... The Foreign National clause was so vague so called the union hotline and got the run around for an explanation and finally they got b...

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by aacun
Tue Nov 11, 2014 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract
Replies: 207
Views: 27559

RE: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract

[quote=flyfree727,reply=81]US<acronym title="DHL Worldwide Express (Belgium)">ER</acronym> [quote=jayunited,reply=102] Quoting miaami (Reply 98): Yet the only thing that the arbitrator will decide is compensation. <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy"...

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by aacun
Sun Nov 09, 2014 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract
Replies: 207
Views: 27559

AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract

Rejected. By a total of 16 votes difference. Incredible!!!!!

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by aacun
Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: AA MIA-FRA, JFK-BHX, JFK-EDI
Replies: 202
Views: 25934

RE: Official: AA MIA-FRA, JFK-BHX, JFK-EDI

What is going on with Asunción? Is it going seasonal or cancelled all together?

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by aacun
Sun Nov 02, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/US Reverse Meal Cutbacks
Replies: 107
Views: 21837

RE: AA/US Reverse Meal Cutbacks

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/HNL" class="quote" target="_blank">HNL</a> (<a href="#102" class="quote">Reply 102</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> The 77W does have a m...

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by aacun
Thu Oct 30, 2014 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First AA 787 Has Been Painted
Replies: 107
Views: 42081

RE: First AA 787 Has Been Painted

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Miami" class="quote" target="_blank">Miami</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Says who it hasnt b...

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