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by AFROTC
Wed May 25, 2005 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Official Launches 777-200LRF
Replies: 29
Views: 10979

RE: Boeing Official Launches 777-200LRF

And the Boeing family is growing growing growing..... Good news for boeing and the cargo industry, I hope this turns out to be a real money maker for them.

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by AFROTC
Wed May 18, 2005 9:23 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Regency Airways Would Like Your Help.
Replies: 0
Views: 3679

Regency Airways Would Like Your Help.

Hello, Regency Airways, <a href="http://www.regencyairways.com" target=_blank>www.regencyairways.com</a> , is seeking help with the painting of our fleet. We need someone who is willing, capable, and skilled to do the job within a reasonable amount of time. Our current fleet includes the ERJ135, 145...

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by AFROTC
Thu Apr 28, 2005 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question? Atlanta And Dubai
Replies: 10
Views: 2401

RE: Question? Atlanta And Dubai

Umm, maybe if you give me some logs on aircraft movements or flights per day or hour, i might be able to answer your question. However from those pics, not much compared to Atlanta.

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by AFROTC
Thu Apr 28, 2005 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing: 787 Distinctive External Look - NOT Gone.
Replies: 61
Views: 15652

RE: Boeing: 787 Distinctive External Look - NOT Gone.

It took a minute for the new look to grow on me, but i love it!, cant wait to see the flight deck.

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by AFROTC
Fri Apr 01, 2005 10:51 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Regency Airways Presents!
Replies: 8
Views: 3094

RE: Regency Airways Presents!

Also be sure to stay tuned in the site in the next coming weeks for we shall reveal the rest of the fleet and full timetables.

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by AFROTC
Thu Mar 31, 2005 12:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Regency Airways Presents!
Replies: 8
Views: 3094

RE: Regency Airways Presents!

Well, that really depends on your checkride. If you show a good amount of proficiency, you may not need anything beyond that first session. The majority of this is at the discretion of our training director though.

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by AFROTC
Thu Mar 31, 2005 9:46 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Regency Airways Presents!
Replies: 8
Views: 3094

RE: Regency Airways Presents!

We do not require you to fly online on VATSIM, however it is encouraged. The main reason why we are pushing it right now is because we need ten active pilots registered in VATSIM in order to become established with them. But we do not require you to fly online. We do offer training for those who are...

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by AFROTC
Thu Mar 31, 2005 9:05 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Regency Airways Presents!
Replies: 8
Views: 3094

RE: Regency Airways Presents!

Thank you, we appreciate the comment. Our webmaster has been hard at work with the site so its good to see it get positive remarks.

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by AFROTC
Thu Mar 31, 2005 8:52 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Regency Airways Presents!
Replies: 8
Views: 3094

Regency Airways Presents!

Hello, Im Julian McCoy, CEO of Regency Airways. Regency Airways is a Miami based Virtual Airline with flights to the Caribbean, Mexico, and select cities in the eastern U.S. and Canada. We would like to announce that our website is now open for visitors to take a peak at what is to come. There are a...

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by AFROTC
Thu Mar 31, 2005 8:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF/KLM Order 777F
Replies: 87
Views: 11159

RE: AF/KLM Order 777F

This is very good news for the Boeing family!

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by AFROTC
Thu Mar 31, 2005 8:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New A380 Pictures
Replies: 129
Views: 26648

RE: New A380 Pictures

Very nice pics there, shows some good detail on this bird!

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by AFROTC
Mon Nov 29, 2004 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSite
Replies: 14
Views: 7917

RE: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSite

Didn't the Airtran website get hacked into at one time?

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by AFROTC
Mon Nov 29, 2004 4:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin America's A320's?
Replies: 38
Views: 8139

RE: Virgin America's A320's?

Frank although I agree with you I would urge you and alot of other people in these forums to be VERY careful with the term: "you guys" for there are some Americans out there who do not think that everything in America has to be "American". I happen to be one of those.

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by AFROTC
Tue Nov 16, 2004 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smallest US Airport With Commercial Service?
Replies: 103
Views: 28044

RE: Smallest US Airport With Commercial Service?

LOL, try Valdosta Regional at Valdosta Georgia, the airport is ridiculously small yet there was a new terminal built and I think two daily delta connection flights... The rest is <acronym title="Garuda Indonesia">GA</acronym> and there is an AirForce trainer stationed there but even <acronym title="...

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by AFROTC
Sun Oct 31, 2004 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's New Interiors
Replies: 29
Views: 5328

RE: Delta's New Interiors

I like the new interiors, a freshing up from the old boxy look although the seats could use a little more work...

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by AFROTC
Sun Oct 31, 2004 4:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Livery: Don't Expect Anything Fancy
Replies: 24
Views: 8397

RE: A380 Livery: Don't Expect Anything Fancy

Becuase Airbus don't believe in spending lots of money on something as stupid as a launch livery that's going to be repainted anyways. So Boeing is spending their money just to look 'pretty'. Marketing is essential, no matter how "hyped" it may seem, marketing is what helps get things sold, so I'm p...

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by AFROTC
Thu Oct 28, 2004 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small GA Planes With Glass Cockpits
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

RE: Small GA Planes With Glass Cockpits

Interesting view points, as for me i train in an old 172 so no new stuff for me for a while.

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by AFROTC
Thu Oct 28, 2004 12:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small GA Planes With Glass Cockpits
Replies: 9
Views: 3123

Small GA Planes With Glass Cockpits

Hi there I've noticed in some aviation magazines and in recent a.net photos that there are glass cockpits being made available for small <acronym title="Garuda Indonesia">GA</acronym> planes. Companies like Cirrus and Piper and now Cessna are offering these wide screen setups for some of their pisto...

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by AFROTC
Wed Oct 27, 2004 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATA Bankrupt, To Sell MDW To AirTran
Replies: 79
Views: 13424

RE: ATA Bankrupt, To Sell MDW To AirTran

Best of luck to ATA, I hope that you guys will be able to bounce back soon!

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by AFROTC
Thu Oct 21, 2004 9:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: For All You N.I.M.B.Y. Haters
Replies: 45
Views: 10505

RE: For All You N.I.M.B.Y. Haters

Wow, the funny thing is that Mr. Zweck isnt even a resident nor a tax payer of Longmont....

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by AFROTC
Wed Oct 20, 2004 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Production Plant In The US
Replies: 50
Views: 9637

RE: Airbus Production Plant In The US

Ummm FriendlySkies the JSF (F-35)does exist and there are prototypes flying now. www.jsf.mil As far as this whole KC330 thing is concerned it is my deepest hope that it doesnt turn into a political grab-asstic decision and is a choice that is made with the best interest of the airmen flying these bi...

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by AFROTC
Wed Oct 20, 2004 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Down Near Downtown Atlanta
Replies: 18
Views: 18988

RE: Plane Down Near Downtown Atlanta

From the live video ive seen from the channel 11 news chopper thats on their site it looks like the plane is mostly intact but it looks like there is a piece of the right wing still on the roof of the building that it hit, all thats left is the frame work of the plane and there is a covering over th...

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by AFROTC
Fri Oct 15, 2004 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Halifax Crash Landing?
Replies: 140
Views: 49735

RE: Halifax Crash Landing?

A terrible event indeed, my thoughts to the family members of the lost crew.

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by AFROTC
Wed Oct 13, 2004 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX On TV Last Night
Replies: 5
Views: 3152

RE: LAX On TV Last Night

strangely enough i actually find the show entertaining, and im pretty sure the general public is probably eating this up so give it a rest guys, if you want realism look at Airport.... Today's episode was actually interesting.

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by AFROTC
Sun Oct 10, 2004 10:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767-400 Unidentified Customer
Replies: 22
Views: 8027

RE: 767-400 Unidentified Customer

YESSSS!!!! more planes for me to fly in the future!!! gotta love the Airforce.

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by AFROTC
Fri Oct 08, 2004 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The Three-holer Engine Layout Be Extinct?
Replies: 9
Views: 3541

RE: Will The Three-holer Engine Layout Be Extinct?

There are still tri jets being made, dont forget about the Dassault Falcon 900EX, although its not a widebody....

[Edited 2004-10-08 10:52:39]

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by AFROTC
Fri Oct 08, 2004 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: John Travolta Buys A Convair 990
Replies: 65
Views: 17436

RE: John Travolta Buys A Convair 990

Wow, hes building up a nice little fleet. I wonder whats next...

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by AFROTC
Thu Oct 07, 2004 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airbus 380 Photo
Replies: 60
Views: 16732

RE: New Airbus 380 Photo

nice, i think the longer one will be better looking. Although this one will look better when it gets completed.

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by AFROTC
Thu Oct 07, 2004 3:19 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Airliners.net Top-of-Page Design!
Replies: 162
Views: 16538

RE: New Airliners.net Top-of-Page Design!

Wow, outstanding job Bert, this is a refreshing change for sure.

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by AFROTC
Wed Oct 06, 2004 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Pokes Fun At Plane Spotters
Replies: 52
Views: 11492

RE: LAX Pokes Fun At Plane Spotters

I dunno, ive meet plenty of spotters here in atl on the loop road, and none of them act like that....

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by AFROTC
Tue Oct 05, 2004 9:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ridiculous Pilot Pay At Delta
Replies: 51
Views: 24612

RE: Ridiculous Pilot Pay At Delta

The delta pilot pay has been a known issue for years now, im pretty sure they are trying to work out some deal with the pilots right now, not too sure...

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by AFROTC
Tue Oct 05, 2004 9:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroMexico's New Website
Replies: 2
Views: 2054

RE: AeroMexico's New Website

I don't want to embarrass you or anything but this topic was posted earlier

here is the link for ya
https://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/1761671/

 Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by AFROTC
Tue Oct 05, 2004 9:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sex Toy Forces Evacuation Of Australian Airport
Replies: 23
Views: 8507

RE: Sex Toy Forces Evacuation Of Australian Airport

haha, reminds me of an episode of airline when a bag was buzzing and they were afraid that it might be a sex toy, turns out it was a battery powered toothbrush, i guess this type of stuff happens more often than we hear about it.

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by AFROTC
Tue Oct 05, 2004 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breaking News SQ26 Bomb Scare At MAN
Replies: 22
Views: 8947

RE: Breaking News SQ26 Bomb Scare At MAN

Glad to hear all is well, i hope these bomb threats dont become a common thing...

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by AFROTC
Mon Oct 04, 2004 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Concourse C In ATL
Replies: 7
Views: 2599

RE: Concourse C In ATL

To note they are also doing ceiling work in different areas in Concourse E, this i believe is part of the <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> master plan. As you know hartsfield is undergoing a major expansi...

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by AFROTC
Sun Oct 03, 2004 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Visit The New AEROMEXICO.COM
Replies: 21
Views: 3992

RE: Visit The New AEROMEXICO.COM

The site looks nice, a good image for them.

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by AFROTC
Tue Sep 28, 2004 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Show #3
Replies: 60
Views: 3483

RE: LAX Show #3

when and what time does this show come on, i keep missing it.

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by AFROTC
Tue Sep 28, 2004 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380, Air Mall?
Replies: 38
Views: 3646

RE: A380, Air Mall?

Actually, showers can be possible if there wasnt such a safety threat, on Amtrak trains here in the U.S. there are small shower stalls on the Viewliner and Superliner sleeping cars. The systems arent that big, but i think the major difference is that whenever a train makes a stop at a major station ...

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by AFROTC
Sat Sep 25, 2004 12:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Anyone Flown On A 717?
Replies: 23
Views: 4862

RE: Anyone Flown On A 717?

I've flown on the 717 on airtran several times both business and coach. Compared to the old DC-9, the 717 is a much better aircraft as far as creature comforts are concerned. The fresh air is a big change from the old circulated stuffy air we used to get in the older jets. It is quiter than the -9 h...

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by AFROTC
Fri Sep 24, 2004 11:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Lands 200 7E7 Down Payments
Replies: 66
Views: 11433

RE: Boeing Lands 200 7E7 Down Payments

Why can't Boeing announce the orders immediately? They know who the customers are, so why can't the public? Boeing just thinks they're being cute with this little "Suspense Game." I love Boeing, but I hate suspense. Sorry buddy but the public does not need to know what a private company( i think its...

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by AFROTC
Fri Sep 24, 2004 8:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Deserted Jetport You Have Been To
Replies: 19
Views: 5106

RE: Most Deserted Jetport You Have Been To

First would be stapleton before it closed, second would be KPIT during non peak hours

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by AFROTC
Fri Sep 24, 2004 8:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing To Use 747s To Speed Up 7E7 Program
Replies: 34
Views: 10985

RE: Boeing To Use 747s To Speed Up 7E7 Program

Hmmm, an interesting plane this 747 will be. Got to love these nice A and B discussions. I wasnt aware that the 747adv program was still in the workings. As far as I am concerned it wasnt even active by what I have seen from the boeing site. I guess only time will tell, the same can be said about th...

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by AFROTC
Mon Sep 20, 2004 2:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: New VA
Replies: 0
Views: 5201

New VA

Hi, im Julian McCoy and I am the CEO of Regency Airways, a new va based in Miami with service to Central and South America, the Caribbean, and select cities in the U.S. and Canada. Our va also has plans to expand to Europe and the Pacific Islands! However we need some assistance in a few areas. Firs...

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by AFROTC
Sun Sep 19, 2004 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental CEO To Speak At VSU
Replies: 0
Views: 1987

Continental CEO To Speak At VSU

Hi everybody, I visited the front page of my school's website and it said that Continental CEO Designee Larry Kellner is to speak on Tuesday September 21 at 10AM. I'm free during that time so I will try to attend since its open to all students. His lecture is titled "Continental Airlines: Worse to F...

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by AFROTC
Fri Sep 17, 2004 10:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA MD-80 Incident At ORD
Replies: 34
Views: 14726

RE: AA MD-80 Incident At ORD

hmmm, very interesting this incident...

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by AFROTC
Thu Sep 16, 2004 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's New Widget Finally Showing Up
Replies: 34
Views: 7339

RE: Delta's New Widget Finally Showing Up

Okay people seriously let's grow up. I'm tired, and I'm sure a lot of other people are about how Delta has no money......we only read about it in every other forum topic. You act like Delta has no idea what financial crisis they're in..but yet they do, that new plan wasn't a joke. People just see th...

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by AFROTC
Thu Sep 16, 2004 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tampa Cargo Presents New Livery And New 767F!
Replies: 106
Views: 7494

RE: Tampa Cargo Presents New Livery And New 767F!

Well, once again I find myself in a sensitive situation. Roberto I don't know what else to tell you although I sincerely understand how you feel. However because ROTC cadets are not exactly trained to be diplomats, I will leave you with this. You have certainly convinced me never to spell Colombia w...

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by AFROTC
Thu Sep 16, 2004 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tampa Cargo Presents New Livery And New 767F!
Replies: 106
Views: 7494

RE: Tampa Cargo Presents New Livery And New 767F!

By the way, why do I most often than not, find the spelling as "Columbian" instead of Colombian?? Why is that? I'm not even Colombian and I find that annoying also. I mean I've seen that in magazines more than once.. The only 2 things I've ever heard named "Columbia" were the district in Washington ...

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by AFROTC
Wed Sep 15, 2004 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 587 Linked To Al Qaeda
Replies: 76
Views: 12932

RE: AA 587 Linked To Al Qaida

I'm no explosives expert, but I don't think a little shoe bomb will bring down a widebody. For example in August 11th 1982 on Pan Am flight 830(i think) enroute from Tokyo to Honolulu, a bomb placed under a seat exploded killing a 15 year old Japanese boy traveling with his parents on vacation and i...

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by AFROTC
Wed Sep 15, 2004 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LA Center Down?
Replies: 47
Views: 8933

RE: LA Center Down?

I dont understand, I've been to a TRACON center before, Atlanta's new center to be specific, and as many power backups these places have how could they possibly be shut down? Can somebody explain?

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