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by airtanker
Wed Jul 12, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers get up from flight during Fallen Hero Escort
Replies: 83
Views: 18249

Re: Passengers get up from flight during Fallen Hero Escort

What is exactly the ultimate sacrifice, pardon me? For what? For who? Protecting the interests of who/which government/in which war? How was this soldier killed? Sorry, not wanting to turn this into a nasty political fight at all costs, but perhaps people like you and the poster should grow out of t...

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by airtanker
Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CouldRossiya Take Over The Transaero 748i / 380 Or
Replies: 9
Views: 4470

RE: CouldRossiya Take Over The Transaero 748i / 380 Or

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TWA772LR" class="quote" target="_blank">TWA772LR</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Quoting atypical (Reply 4):3 for replaceme...

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by airtanker
Fri Feb 19, 2016 3:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Part Of Plane Found In Vietnam - MH370?
Replies: 44
Views: 24347

RE: Part Of Plane Found In Vietnam - MH370?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/moo" class="quote" target="_blank">moo</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>To me, the immediate thing that sprang to my mind ...

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by airtanker
Thu Feb 11, 2016 3:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Planes That Never Had A Chance.
Replies: 125
Views: 29730

RE: Planes That Never Had A Chance.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#46" class="quote">Reply 46</a>):<br/><i>Quoting 32andBelow (Reply 39):Quot...

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by airtanker
Wed Jan 06, 2016 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Independence Air- 10 Years
Replies: 41
Views: 8305

RE: Independence Air- 10 Years

I was able to grab an "Inaugural Flight" certificate on their first <acronym title="Knoxville - McGhee Tyson (TYS / KTYS), USA - Tennessee">TYS</acronym>-<acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym> flight with these guys. I loved their safety brief w...

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by airtanker
Tue Jan 27, 2015 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 744 N661US To Flight Museum
Replies: 97
Views: 24125

RE: Delta 744 N661US To Flight Museum

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airtechy" class="quote" target="_blank">airtechy</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>My first flight on Delta was <acronym ti...

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by airtanker
Mon Oct 06, 2014 11:54 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Checking Fuel Level On A DC-7?
Replies: 10
Views: 4575

RE: Checking Fuel Level On A DC-7?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyorski" class="quote" target="_blank">flyorski</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> You're quite co...

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by airtanker
Tue Jun 17, 2014 8:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Celebrates 85 Years Of Passenger Service
Replies: 47
Views: 6925

RE: Delta Celebrates 85 Years Of Passenger Service

Quoting DeltaMD90 (Reply 2):First flew on DL when I was a couple weeks old
as did I.[/quote]

Me too! Started on -3's and moved up the food chain to -6B's and lastly -7B's before the -9's arrived. Oh how those were the days!

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by airtanker
Fri May 16, 2014 11:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Orders Boeing
Replies: 73
Views: 23320

Eastern Airlines Orders Boeing

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/maxpower1954" class="quote" target="_blank">maxpower1954</a> (<a href="#49" class="quote">Reply 49</a>):<br/><i>Ah, I see where you're coming fr...

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by airtanker
Thu Oct 10, 2013 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Air's CRJ900s - Barely A Window Seat!
Replies: 38
Views: 18288

RE: US Air's CRJ900s - Barely A Window Seat!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rwy04lga" class="quote" target="_blank">rwy04lga</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Those E-jets are a dream to fly in. The A ...

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by airtanker
Fri Aug 16, 2013 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Piston Passenger Flights.
Replies: 56
Views: 16281

RE: Last Piston Passenger Flights.

I flew a Florida Airlines DC-3 From ATL to HHH in 1975 or '76.

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by airtanker
Wed May 22, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tennessee To Iran In 55 Minutes?
Replies: 22
Views: 12821

RE: Tennessee To Iran In 55 Minutes?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AVLAirlineFreq" class="quote" target="_blank">AVLAirlineFreq</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>This is going to get the local...

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by airtanker
Tue Sep 25, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lion Air: Another Big Order. For Airbus?!
Replies: 20
Views: 17197

RE: Lion Air: Another Big Order. For Airbus?!

Did anyone notice that the writer states:"The new carrier, Malindo Airways, will begin flights between Indonesia and Malaysia next May with a fleet of 12 Boeing 727 aircraft, which it plans to expand to 100 planes within a decade, Kirana said when announcing the launch." To me, that makes all of thi...

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by airtanker
Fri Aug 31, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mitt Romney Campaign Planes
Replies: 42
Views: 12255

RE: Mitt Romney Campaign Planes

I can assure everyone that Andrews has several aircraft types that are easily configured to meet the "requirements" of flying the <acronym title="Chico - Municipal (CIC), USA - California">CIC</acronym>. I know of no requiement that the <acronym title="Chico - Municipal (CIC), USA - California">CIC<...

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by airtanker
Sun Mar 25, 2012 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st A333 I FLY Picture
Replies: 6
Views: 11631

RE: 1st A333 I FLY Picture

Like Oman Air with another swoosh!

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by airtanker
Wed Dec 07, 2011 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Ramp Crews To Get Wireless Headsets
Replies: 47
Views: 8961

RE: WN Ramp Crews To Get Wireless Headsets

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B6JFKH81" class="quote" target="_blank">B6JFKH81</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>One big issue is g/o crews "whipping" th...

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by airtanker
Thu Nov 17, 2011 12:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Super Airbus....Que?!
Replies: 21
Views: 13760

RE: 747 Super Airbus....Que?!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/nomadd22" class="quote" target="_blank">nomadd22</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>Quoting rwessel (Reply 10): Those are th...

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by airtanker
Fri Oct 14, 2011 1:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pony On A Plane AirTran ATL-DTW 10-13-2011
Replies: 42
Views: 19507

RE: Pony On A Plane AirTran ATL-DTW 10-13-2011

This day in age maybe it was used as a pack animal for the carry ons.

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