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by BE77
Fri Mar 22, 2013 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IPads/Tabs In Civil Aviation: Why The Delay?
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

RE: IPads/Tabs In Civil Aviation: Why The Delay?

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

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by BE77
Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IPads/Tabs In Civil Aviation: Why The Delay?
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

RE: IPads/Tabs In Civil Aviation: Why The Delay?

What about <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>? They were buying 11,000 Ipads in 2011...are they not in use now? <a href="http://www.apple.com/ca/ipad/business/profiles/united-airlines/" target="_blank">http://www.apple.com/ca/ipad/business/profiles/united-airlines/</a> <a href="http...

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by BE77
Wed Mar 20, 2013 11:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines With No Domestic Flights
Replies: 53
Views: 7228

RE: Airlines With No Domestic Flights

Surinam airways PY
Insel 7I
DAE 9H
Liat LI

Probably a lot more in the islands...these are just some of the ones I know and have used.

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by BE77
Wed Mar 20, 2013 5:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Replacing MLG Wheel "in Flight", 1920's
Replies: 11
Views: 12626

RE: Replacing MLG Wheel "in Flight", 1920's

The Martin Mars allows access to the engines in the wing as well...must be four feet of space in there.
When touring at Sproat Lake a few years ago,, we were told that cylinders would be replaced if needed on the way to Guam when they were in their first life.

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by BE77
Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Changing Currents- Caribbean Aviation Thread 104
Replies: 245
Views: 27448

RE: Changing Currents- Caribbean Aviation Thread 104

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/yellowtail" class="quote" target="_blank">yellowtail</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>3Xweekly <acronym title="Miami - Int...

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by BE77
Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Canada EUpgrade Question
Replies: 2
Views: 3775

RE: Air Canada EUpgrade Question

The E upgrades are only good on AC metal, and what your friend is doing should work I think (although check the details, because you never know). Overall, it does look the same as many trips I have taken where I have upgraded on the A C portions of the intinerary.

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by BE77
Tue Feb 12, 2013 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 'Tis The Season - Caribbean Aviation Thread 103
Replies: 236
Views: 27820

RE: 'Tis The Season - Caribbean Aviation Thread 103

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/A388" class="quote" target="_blank">A388</a> (<a href="#228" class="quote">Reply 228</a>):<br/><i> (maybe the <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan...

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by BE77
Tue Feb 12, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 'Tis The Season - Caribbean Aviation Thread 103
Replies: 236
Views: 27820

RE: 'Tis The Season - Caribbean Aviation Thread 103

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/guyanam" class="quote" target="_blank">guyanam</a> (<a href="#208" class="quote">Reply 208</a>):<br/><i>Westjet is off after April, and apparent...

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by BE77
Tue Feb 12, 2013 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 'Tis The Season - Caribbean Aviation Thread 103
Replies: 236
Views: 27820

RE: 'Tis The Season - Caribbean Aviation Thread 103

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/caribbean484" class="quote" target="_blank">caribbean484</a> (<a href="#223" class="quote">Reply 223</a>):<br/><i>It will be interesting so see ...

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by BE77
Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Announces Proposed Schedule PAE-Paine Field
Replies: 49
Views: 6870

RE: AS Announces Proposed Schedule PAE-Paine Field

Anything north of Seattle by default becomes another option for <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>, especially for <acronym title="Kahului (OGG / PHOG), USA - Hawaii">OGG</acronym>, <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Pearl Harbor-...

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by BE77
Wed Feb 06, 2013 11:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor:Westjet To Order 737-900
Replies: 28
Views: 9849

RE: Rumor:Westjet To Order 737-900

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hoMsar" class="quote" target="_blank">hoMsar</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Shareholder is pr...

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by BE77
Thu Jan 24, 2013 6:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: I Applied For Global Entry :)
Replies: 38
Views: 13644

RE: I Applied For Global Entry :)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/IAHFLYR" class="quote" target="_blank">IAHFLYR</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>I have never been asked for my card at eit...

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by BE77
Wed Jan 23, 2013 1:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aileron Rigging Of 767-300ER With Retrofit Winglet
Replies: 17
Views: 7070

RE: Aileron Rigging Of 767-300ER With Retrofit Winglet

Here's a list of considerations that may apply" - the winglet makes the wing more efficient (which is why it is there). - most wings have a lot more lift potential than what is required for cruise - most wings have an incidence angle / angle of attack (AOA) that is a compromise between slow and crui...

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by BE77
Wed Jan 23, 2013 12:27 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: AN-124 Short And Rough Field Capabilities
Replies: 3
Views: 3534

RE: AN-124 Short And Rough Field Capabilities

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BE77" class="quote" target="_blank">BE77</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Sounds like Lynden Air Cargo would be your ...

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by BE77
Tue Jan 22, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier CSeries Update Part 3
Replies: 271
Views: 65487

RE: Bombardier CSeries Update Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SLCPilot" class="quote" target="_blank">SLCPilot</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>I feel guilty for even asking</i></font>...

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by BE77
Tue Jan 22, 2013 7:34 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: AN-124 Short And Rough Field Capabilities
Replies: 3
Views: 3534

AN-124 Short And Rough Field Capabilities

A bottle of our local brewer's finest on the line here... I tried to find a runway requirement list or chart for an <acronym title="Ansett Australia">AN</acronym>-124, and anything I could find assumed that you were moving something that weight close to the true capacity. Scenario: Oversized expensi...

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by BE77
Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: I Applied For Global Entry :)
Replies: 38
Views: 13644

RE: I Applied For Global Entry :)

Ahhhhhh - stop talking about this in public! Too many people are getting qualified for Global Entry Already! It actually took me a full two minutes to get through customs last week, because I was the 4th one to get in the NEXUS line, and there were only 3 machines! I had to wait 30 seconds for the f...

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by BE77
Sun Jan 20, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA To Scrap Rapiscan Backscatter X-ray Scanners
Replies: 52
Views: 8680

RE: TSA To Scrap Rapiscan Backscatter X-ray Scanners

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#47" class="quote">Reply 47</a>):<br/><i>You worded it better than I did....

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by BE77
Sun Jan 20, 2013 10:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Program Compared To Lance Armstrong!
Replies: 71
Views: 19535

RE: 787 Program Compared To Lance Armstrong!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RickNRoll" class="quote" target="_blank">RickNRoll</a> (<a href="#51" class="quote">Reply 51</a>):<br/><i>I'm know I'm going out on a limb here,...

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by BE77
Sat Jan 19, 2013 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA To Scrap Rapiscan Backscatter X-ray Scanners
Replies: 52
Views: 8680

RE: TSA To Scrap Rapiscan Backscatter X-ray Scanners

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/1337Delta764" class="quote" target="_blank">1337Delta764</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>According to the article, the re...

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by BE77
Sat Jan 19, 2013 4:48 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Sell & Lease Back - How Does It Work
Replies: 5
Views: 6783

RE: Sell & Lease Back - How Does It Work

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rfields5421" class="quote" target="_blank">rfields5421</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>The disadvantage - the bank risks ha...

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by BE77
Sat Jan 19, 2013 11:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA To Scrap Rapiscan Backscatter X-ray Scanners
Replies: 52
Views: 8680

RE: TSA To Scrap Rapiscan Backscatter X-ray Scanners

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rwessel" class="quote" target="_blank">rwessel</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Or CFRP hull if we want to go that route.<...

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by BE77
Sat Jan 19, 2013 11:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Program Compared To Lance Armstrong!
Replies: 71
Views: 19535

RE: 787 Program Compared To Lance Armstrong!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/traindoc" class="quote" target="_blank">traindoc</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>According to the Bloomberg website, the ...

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by BE77
Sat Jan 19, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AR Plane Hits AF Plane At MIA, No Injuries
Replies: 18
Views: 10327

RE: AR Plane Hits AF Plane At MIA, No Injuries

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

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by BE77
Tue Jan 15, 2013 11:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aeroplan, Big Disappointment!
Replies: 1
Views: 1758

RE: Aeroplan, Big Disappointment!

Summer to Europe with the family is going to be tough to get them all in biz I think. Two can be done, depending on luck, but more than that is tricky on any flight in my experience trying to do the same as an <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> Elite. I've been contemplating <acronym title="Sy...

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by BE77
Tue Jan 15, 2013 11:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: LAX CBP: No Reentry Stamp For Thee!
Replies: 33
Views: 6804

RE: LAX CBP: No Reentry Stamp For Thee!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aklrno" class="quote" target="_blank">aklrno</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>At some border entries I ask them to use a p...

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by BE77
Sun Jan 13, 2013 10:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why Are Canadian Fares So High?
Replies: 35
Views: 5960

RE: Why Are Canadian Fares So High?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/longhauler" class="quote" target="_blank">longhauler</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>But what about existing carriers? Wh...

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by BE77
Sun Jan 13, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Liberia Getting Fed-up With DL
Replies: 59
Views: 22716

RE: Liberia Getting Fed-up With DL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blueflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">blueflyer</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>I must ask whether that means someone is...

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by BE77
Sun Jan 13, 2013 3:48 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why Are Canadian Fares So High?
Replies: 35
Views: 5960

RE: Why Are Canadian Fares So High?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/heathrow" class="quote" target="_blank">heathrow</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Trillium Air (Canada)">P...

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by BE77
Tue Dec 18, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Official Launches LCC, Rouge
Replies: 146
Views: 25663

RE: Air Canada Official Launches LCC, Rouge

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/crosswinds21" class="quote" target="_blank">crosswinds21</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>operated by Rogue</i></font></td><...

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by BE77
Sat Dec 15, 2012 5:48 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: "Air Canada Too Low On Approach" In NYC
Replies: 26
Views: 10700

RE: "Air Canada Too Low On Approach" In NYC

What about something as simple as the wrong altimeter setting?

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by BE77
Thu Dec 13, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: DL MD90- Fleet Reliability?
Replies: 32
Views: 9740

RE: DL MD90- Fleet Reliability?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cmf" class="quote" target="_blank">cmf</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>What makes them better than <acronym title="Lufthans...

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by BE77
Thu Dec 13, 2012 8:11 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Spare Parts For Aircraft (Bogus)
Replies: 11
Views: 8489

RE: Spare Parts For Aircraft (Bogus)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aklrno" class="quote" target="_blank">aklrno</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Still, I wouldn't want to fly in his plane, or...

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by BE77
Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order
Replies: 64
Views: 18350

RE: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order

<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="#57" class="quote">Reply 57</a>):<br/><i>Were you continuing to Europe? If ...

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by BE77
Mon Dec 10, 2012 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order
Replies: 64
Views: 18350

RE: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thenoflyzone" class="quote" target="_blank">thenoflyzone</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>Yes, most of them will be flying...

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by BE77
Sun Dec 09, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order
Replies: 64
Views: 18350

RE: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order

As for a wb type. If they do go for wb, it would almost have to be a 787 or 350....choosing the 767 or 330 for anything more than temp lift while the 'real' order was being built would not work so well in the duopoly <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> vs <acronym title="WestJet (Canada)">WS</a...

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by BE77
Sun Dec 09, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order
Replies: 64
Views: 18350

RE: Westjet Evaluating Wide Body Order

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thenoflyzone" class="quote" target="_blank">thenoflyzone</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>Doubling the international passe...

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by BE77
Sat Dec 08, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FCC To FAA: Allow Greater Use Of Devices Inflight
Replies: 56
Views: 7351

RE: FCC To FAA: Allow Greater Use Of Devices Inflight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tdscanuck" class="quote" target="_blank">tdscanuck</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>Now, if you want to ask whether cell p...

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by BE77
Sat Dec 08, 2012 5:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shortest Regular A380 Route
Replies: 23
Views: 7417

RE: Shortest Regular A380 Route

Langon to Toulouse - 226 km (about 3 times per month, and about 3 days)

http://www.igg.fr/spip.php?article111

Of course, it is non-rev, and perhaps not exactly what peh is looking for.

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by BE77
Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Westbound Flights That Arrive Before They Leave
Replies: 23
Views: 7019

RE: Westbound Flights That Arrive Before They Leav

PY PBM to GEO Tuesday and Saturday 737-300, Departs 10:00, arrives 9:45

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by BE77
Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FCC To FAA: Allow Greater Use Of Devices Inflight
Replies: 56
Views: 7351

RE: FCC To FAA: Allow Greater Use Of Devices Inflight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tdscanuck" class="quote" target="_blank">tdscanuck</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Nothing untoward happening and not makin...

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by BE77
Sat Dec 08, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Makes Formal Merger Offer For AA
Replies: 241
Views: 44250

RE: US Airways Makes Formal Merger Offer For AA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N766UA" class="quote" target="_blank">N766UA</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>If you'd told me 10 years ago that in a deca...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aviation Sayings You Dont Hear Anymore.
Replies: 61
Views: 8806

RE: Aviation Sayings You Dont Hear Anymore.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/saafnav" class="quote" target="_blank">saafnav</a> (<a href="#45" class="quote">Reply 45</a>):<br/><i>We still use it all the time luckily</i></...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FCC To FAA: Allow Greater Use Of Devices Inflight
Replies: 56
Views: 7351

RE: FCC To FAA: Allow Greater Use Of Devices Inflight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/maxamuus" class="quote" target="_blank">maxamuus</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Am i missing something here ? Greater use?...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: RWY Length/Airport Altitude & Engine Performance
Replies: 24
Views: 6279

RE: RWY Length/Airport Altitude & Engine Performance

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/starlionblue" class="quote" target="_blank">starlionblue</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>The longest runway in the world ...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 12:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Favourite Airline Memory Of 2012
Replies: 18
Views: 6998

RE: Your Favourite Airline Memory Of 2012

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/xjramper" class="quote" target="_blank">xjramper</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I will tell you though, if you are nice to...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 11:51 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pilots Overriding ATC
Replies: 57
Views: 10429

RE: Pilots Overriding ATC

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/IAHFLYR" class="quote" target="_blank">IAHFLYR</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i>I would have had to ask how can you forget...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 11:48 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: RWY Length/Airport Altitude & Engine Performance
Replies: 24
Views: 6279

RE: RWY Length/Airport Altitude & Engine Performance

WS started this a couple of years ago to save fuel, but maybe the same thing could help high altitude airport operations. Lower weight would help the takeoff speeds, and both 1st and 2nd segment climbs. <a href="http://www.westjet.com/guest/en/media-investors/helium.shtml" target="_blank">http://www...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 11:36 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Spare Parts For Aircraft (Bogus)
Replies: 11
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RE: Spare Parts For Aircraft (Bogus)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KELPkid" class="quote" target="_blank">KELPkid</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>How these planes ever pass their annual, I'l...

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by BE77
Fri Dec 07, 2012 10:36 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aviation Sayings You Dont Hear Anymore.
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RE: Aviation Sayings You Dont Hear Anymore.

"Navigator next heading please", etc.
"Engineer say status of engines", etc.
"Stewardess please bring me a coffee"

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