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by Invader
Mon Dec 08, 2014 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fate Of Mexicana B727 XA-MEE
Replies: 3
Views: 6104

RE: Fate Of Mexicana B727 XA-MEE

OK, thanks AR385. So the aircraft is no longer existing then, or at least not in one piece!

Regards,
Peter

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by Invader
Sun Dec 07, 2014 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fate Of Mexicana B727 XA-MEE
Replies: 3
Views: 6104

Fate Of Mexicana B727 XA-MEE

Mexicana B727 XA-MEE was displayed at theme park Mundo de Adeveras in Monterrey, see: <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Mexicana/Boeing-727-264-Adv/1196878/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Mexicana/Boeing-727-264-Adv/1196878...

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by Invader
Thu Jun 27, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Auto Complete For Uploading, More Airports Please!
Replies: 3
Views: 4174

RE: Auto Complete For Uploading, More Airports Please!

Hi, Airfields are added to the database all the time, but only after checking all the details (ICAO, IATA and country-specific codes, official names, alternate names, previous names, etc). But airfields can also be added on request. So, if you want to have an airfield added with priority for easier ...

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by Invader
Tue Jan 15, 2013 10:34 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Aiport To The List
Replies: 12
Views: 558

RE: New Aiport To The List

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/erezms" class="quote" target="_blank">erezms</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>BTW : "Ein Vered" is not seen still in the l...

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by Invader
Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:27 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Aiport To The List
Replies: 12
Views: 558

RE: New Aiport To The List

Hi Erezms, Sorry for the delay, but "Arad (LLAR)" has now been added to the upload list. To make good for the delay I have added two more Israeli airfields, "Ein Vered" and "Metzada (Masada) - I Bar Yehuda (<acronym title="Metzada (Masada) - I Bar Yehuda (MTZ / LLMZ), Israel">MTZ</acronym> / LLMZ)"....

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by Invader
Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Some Updates To Countries In The Photo Database...
Replies: 2
Views: 287

RE: Some Updates To Countries In The Photo Database...

Hi Soren, Ref the Dutch territories: the Netherlands Antilles have been dissolved in October 2010. They have been replaced by the separate countries St. Maarten, Curacao and Caribbean Netherlands. The islands of Saba, St. Eustatius and Bonaire have become part of the Netherlands, but there are quite...

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by Invader
Wed Mar 07, 2012 10:38 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Can An Airport Change Its Code?
Replies: 35
Views: 12288

RE: Can An Airport Change Its Code?

<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="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>SPL is the IATA code for the Schip...

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by Invader
Wed Mar 07, 2012 9:49 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Can An Airport Change Its Code?
Replies: 35
Views: 12288

RE: Can An Airport Change Its Code?

<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="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>You need the IATA Airline Coding D...

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by Invader
Tue Mar 06, 2012 3:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Can An Airport Change Its Code?
Replies: 35
Views: 12288

RE: Can An Airport Change Its Code?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bjorn14" class="quote" target="_blank">bjorn14</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>Why did Phoenix Gateway change from IWA to...

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by Invader
Sat Sep 11, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Name
Replies: 9
Views: 462

RE: Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Name

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/STT757" class="quote" target="_blank">STT757</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>How do we differentiate in the database the di...

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by Invader
Thu Sep 09, 2010 3:03 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Name
Replies: 9
Views: 462

RE: Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Name

Hi all, The new name listed now for the Honolulu airfield is: Honolulu - International / Pearl Harbor-Hickam JB (Hickam AFB) (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK) Likewise, I have changed Elmendorf to: Anchorage - Elmendorf-Richardson JB (Elmendorf AFB) (EDF / PAED) A few remarks: - The convention at Anet is to...

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by Invader
Thu Sep 09, 2010 1:52 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Correcting South African Airport Names!?
Replies: 18
Views: 689

RE: Correcting South African Airport Names?!

OK Gary, "Margate (MGH / FAMG)" has been added and standardized.

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse
database Editor

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by Invader
Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:04 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Correcting South African Airport Names!?
Replies: 18
Views: 689

RE: Correcting South African Airport Names?!

Hi Gary, King Shaka has been added a couple of days ago as: Durban - King Shaka International (La Mercy) (DUR / FALE) As the new airfield was built on top of the old La Mercy airfield, we include that name too, as it is our convention to always list previous or alternative names between brackets. By...

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by Invader
Tue Sep 07, 2010 6:46 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Wrong Airport Info: Attn. DB Editors
Replies: 4
Views: 342

RE: Wrong Airport Info: Attn. DB Editors

Hi Matt, After holidays and a computer crash I'm finally able to work on the backlog of location items. I have added the airfield as: Oklahoma City - Tinker AFB (TIK / KTIK) The photo captions have all been standardized and the airfield has been added to the upload list. As a bonus, I have added all...

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by Invader
Mon Apr 05, 2010 8:27 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airport Renamed - How Do I Suggest Correction?
Replies: 2
Views: 347

RE: Airport Renamed - How Do I Suggest Correction?

Hi G, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. The airport name has now been changed on the lists and the photo captions to read: Toronto - Billy Bishop City (City Centre / Toronto Island) (<acronym title="Toronto - Billy Bishop City (City Centre / Toronto Island) (YTZ / CYTZ), Canada - Ontario...

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by Invader
Wed Mar 24, 2010 4:45 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Correcting South African Airport Names!?
Replies: 18
Views: 689

RE: Correcting South African Airport Names!?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SA7700" class="quote" target="_blank">SA7700</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>This is the site of the former Ehrlich Park ...

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by Invader
Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:39 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Rygge (RYG) Not In Autocomplete
Replies: 5
Views: 264

RE: Rygge (RYG) Not In Autocomplete

The airfield has been added to the upload list (and thus auto-complete) as:

Moss - Rygge (RYG / ENRY)

All photos currently in the database have been standardized to that form.

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse

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by Invader
Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:01 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Adding A New Airport To The Drop-Down Menu?
Replies: 28
Views: 3268

RE: Adding A New Airport To The Drop-Down Menu?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rleiro" class="quote" target="_blank">rleiro</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>to add: Palo Negro - Base Aerea El Libertado...

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by Invader
Tue Mar 23, 2010 9:52 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Correcting South African Airport Names!?
Replies: 18
Views: 689

RE: Correcting South African Airport Names!?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Andz" class="quote" target="_blank">Andz</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Bloemspruit? That is the AFB that shares the field...

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by Invader
Mon Mar 08, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Adding A New Airport To The Drop-Down Menu?
Replies: 28
Views: 3268

RE: Adding A New Airport To The Drop-Down Menu?

Hi Pierre, When a seaplane base is frozen over and then is used by land- or skiplanes, we will still use the "Seaplane" location name. When a concrete runway airfield would get flooded and a floatplane would then land on the water above the runway, we would still use the normal airport name and woul...

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by Invader
Sun Jul 05, 2009 10:23 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.3
Replies: 1
Views: 3044

Editor News Nr.3

Dear All, Here is Nr.3 in the Editor News series with the latest on items that have been fully overhauled and standardized. <b>1. Jett8 Airlines Cargo</b> This Singaporean cargo company was formed in 2005 but only started operations in 2007. Originally the airline flew scheduled cargo services with ...

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by Invader
Mon Jun 29, 2009 10:05 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Which Registration Should I Use?
Replies: 5
Views: 4200

RE: Which Registration Should I Use?

For the first case it is N358AT because that is the reg it carries. For the second case N358AT too, although there are some good arguments too to use <acronym title="Albanian Airlines">LV</acronym>-GOO. But normally we use the last used registration on aircraft without a reg, which is here N358AT. B...

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by Invader
Fri Jun 26, 2009 1:38 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.2
Replies: 10
Views: 4149

RE: Editor News Nr.2

Great news to announce: the mystery of the cn of DHC-4 553 (now painted as <acronym title="Iran Asseman Airlines">EP</acronym>-<acronym title="Rajkot (RAJ / VARK), India">RAJ</acronym>) has finally been solved! I have seen a picture of the cn plate and it says Ser.No.52 Date Mar 62. So, Oly720man, y...

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by Invader
Thu Jun 25, 2009 10:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.2
Replies: 10
Views: 4149

RE: Editor News Nr.2

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by Invader
Thu Jun 25, 2009 2:16 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.2
Replies: 10
Views: 4149

Editor News Nr.2

Dear All, The editors have been working hard again, so we can present some more info. Following Nr.1 rather quickly (that will not always be the case!), this second edition of Editor News has the following items that have been fully overhauled and standardized: <b>1. AirCal</b> AirCal is an American...

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by Invader
Fri Jun 19, 2009 5:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.1
Replies: 11
Views: 2926

RE: Editor News Nr.1

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Hel...

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by Invader
Fri Jun 19, 2009 4:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.1
Replies: 11
Views: 2926

RE: Editor News Nr.1

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Hel...

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by Invader
Thu Jun 18, 2009 9:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Editor News Nr.1
Replies: 11
Views: 2926

Editor News Nr.1

Dear All, Some of you might wonder why this Editor News is named Nr.1 as you had seen that a year or so ago. Your memory is indeed correct as there was already a Nr.1. However, that has disappeared for some unknown reason, and despite intensive searches by the developers it could not be found back. ...

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by Invader
Mon Apr 06, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Photo Search Update Today
Replies: 116
Views: 2685

RE: Photo Search Update Today

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by Invader
Thu Apr 02, 2009 12:04 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Photo Search Update Today
Replies: 116
Views: 2685

RE: Photo Search Update Today

Hello all, More good news: I have now finished the recoding of all entries in the Aircraft Type search menu (on the frontal page under the green bar). It took some time as they had to be done one by one. If you find any anomalies in this menu, please let me know. I will now start with the recoding o...

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by Invader
Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:25 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Photo Search Update Today
Replies: 116
Views: 2685

RE: Photo Search Update Today

Hi All, I have now started to rewrite the code for the dropdown list of aircraft types which you can find under the green bar at the frontal page. The following have now been done: Airbus Boeing Douglas McDonnell Douglas Breguet ATR Bristol Canadair Tupolev More to follow! Regards, Peter Vercruijsse...

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by Invader
Tue Dec 30, 2008 5:21 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Updating Airport Codes
Replies: 4
Views: 287

RE: Updating Airport Codes

Hi NQYguy, I have changed the Newquay - St. Mawgan entry to: Newquay - Cornwall / St. Mawgan (<acronym title="Newquay - Cornwall / St. Mawgan (NQY / EGHQ / EGDG), United Kingdom">NQY</acronym> / EGHQ / EGDG) I have left the old ICAO designator included because ICAO assigned the new designator EGHQ b...

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by Invader
Tue Dec 09, 2008 5:28 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New Countries
Replies: 0
Views: 2039

New Countries

Hi all, Three new countries have been added to the lists. Well, they are not new, but separated from their previous UK listings  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" alt="Big grin"> Guernsey, Jersey and Isle of Man were previously listed as UK - Guernsey, etc. After some com...

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by Invader
Mon Nov 17, 2008 9:08 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Titles Or No Titles
Replies: 1
Views: 3400

Titles Or No Titles

Hi All, Recently there were some questions about listing titles when they are very small or part of a logo. As that thread is archived already, I will answer it here in a new one which is not bad as it now probably reaches a wider audience  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gi...

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by Invader
Sun Oct 12, 2008 8:19 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Please Help - Database Problem/incorrect Photos
Replies: 8
Views: 4579

RE: Please Help - Database Problem/incorrect Photos

Sorry for the wait! The bugs have been reported to the engineers and we hope they will find a solution as soon as possible.

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse
Chief Database Editor

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by Invader
Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Info Rejection, Help Needed
Replies: 20
Views: 5288

RE: Info Rejection, Help Needed

I can't say anything about Motive as that's screeners business (although as editor I would like to see a new reg / color scheme in the database), but there are two Info rejection reasons: 1. The titles. See <a href="http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/airlineHelp.inc" target="_blank">here</a> for the...

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by Invader
Mon Aug 25, 2008 11:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Please Help Me ID This Airframe
Replies: 5
Views: 4344

RE: Please Help Me ID This Airframe

Hi Vicky, The naming of this aircraft is quite a complicated story! The first PB4Y aircraft were built by Consolidated as the PB4Y-1. This was a US Navy variant of the USAAF B-24D Liberator, which had the Consolidated model number 32. On March 17, 1943, Consolidated and Vultee merged to form Consoli...

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by Invader
Mon Aug 25, 2008 10:48 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Please Help Me ID This Airframe
Replies: 5
Views: 4344

RE: Please Help Me ID This Airframe

Hi AnonymouslnSAN,

It is Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer N2870G. The cn is unknown but it was previously US Navy 66304. Well worth to upload!

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse
Chief Database Editor

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by Invader
Fri Aug 08, 2008 7:18 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Photo Search Not Working
Replies: 10
Views: 493

RE: Photo Search Not Working

An incorrect "not like" code had entered the script inadvertently. As far as I can see all entries have been repaired. If you still find entries that don't work, please don't hesitate to post them.

Thanks for bringing this to our attention.

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse
Chief Database Editor

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by Invader
Mon Jul 21, 2008 6:50 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Aircraft Data Entry Shown As Updated
Replies: 4
Views: 540

RE: Aircraft Data Entry Shown As Updated

Hi Pierre, Sorry for the late answer, I only now became aware of the thread. Unfortunately highlighting the changes is currently not possible. But I will talk with the programmers about the possibilities. But be prepared that they prioritize their work and there are lots of urgent time-consuming thi...

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by Invader
Sun Jul 13, 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Avoid The Following Common Mistakes
Replies: 18
Views: 3672

RE: Avoid The Following Common Mistakes

Thanks Andres, for bringing all this good advice! I will go a bit deeper into some database aspects for a better understanding. -<b>Autofill</b> Please always use the autofill. The importance of this is shown by the following example: when you type reg "N190AT" in the autofill, that will give you "L...

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by Invader
Wed Jun 25, 2008 10:33 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Deleted Photo Request: Really Deleted Or Cached?
Replies: 22
Views: 1182

RE: Deleted Photo Request: Really Deleted Or Cached?

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by Invader
Fri Jun 13, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Anet Crewmember Pictures
Replies: 26
Views: 1382

RE: Anet Crewmember Pictures

But not everybody wants to show his face on the internet!

Peter

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by Invader
Tue May 06, 2008 9:28 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Announcing New Support Crew Members
Replies: 56
Views: 1740

RE: Announcing New Support Crew Members

Welcome all and enjoy your time as a crewmember!

Peter

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by Invader
Sun Apr 13, 2008 8:08 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Can We Get The Comairs Separated?
Replies: 7
Views: 554

RE: Can We Get The Comairs Separated?

Further to what Edward said: when a company name is exactly the same for multiple companies, there is nothing we can do to separate them. The searches work with the company name as listed in the "airline" field in the photo caption, and when the name is the same, all photos for that name will come u...

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by Invader
Mon Feb 25, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Aircraft Manufacturers - Again
Replies: 6
Views: 442

RE: Aircraft Manufacturers - Again

This subject is still under study. The editors team has been discussing several possibilities, but it is not yet fully worked out (other events temporarily shifted priorities). The most promising solution would however require a lot of script rewriting, and that would mean that the programmers have ...

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by Invader
Sun Feb 03, 2008 2:33 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: 737 In Search Page Drop Down Menu
Replies: 10
Views: 1210

RE: 737 In Search Page Drop Down Menu

Hi all,

See thread 21556

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse
Chief Database Editor

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by Invader
Sun Feb 03, 2008 2:22 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Separating The 737 Models On The Photo Search
Replies: 12
Views: 1395

RE: Separating The 737 Models On The Photo Search

Hi all,

Your request has been honoured, the Boeing 737s have been split into their series. And while doing this, the Boeing 707s received the same treatment.

Please enjoy!

Regards,
Peter Vercruijsse
Chief Database Editor

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by Invader
Sat Jan 26, 2008 10:54 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Photo Search Page
Replies: 2
Views: 326

RE: Photo Search Page

Hey Daleaholic, There is indeed a way to do that. Let's take Manchester airport as an example. This airport is listed in the database as "Manchester - International (Ringway) (<acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom">MAN</acronym> / EGCC)". Now use the follo...

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by Invader
Sun Dec 16, 2007 10:45 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Airport Addition
Replies: 6
Views: 1048

RE: New Airport Addition

Hi Ryan, <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="AR...

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