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by BOEING787
Mon Sep 17, 2007 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Portugal (TP) To Mumbai
Replies: 32
Views: 4524

RE: Air Portugal (TP) To Mumbai

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by BOEING787
Mon Sep 17, 2007 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Portugal (TP) To Mumbai
Replies: 32
Views: 4524

Air Portugal (TP) To Mumbai

According to sources at their Indian GSA - Global Aviation Services, Air Portugal plans nonstop daily or 4 x weekly service <acronym title="Lisbon (- Portela de Sacavem) (LIS / LPPT), Portugal">LIS</acronym>-<acronym title="Mumbai (Bombay) - Chhatrapati Shivaji International (Sahar / Santa Cruz) (BO...

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by BOEING787
Sat Nov 25, 2006 1:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI Leasing 767?
Replies: 2
Views: 2751

AI Leasing 767?

Can anybody confirm - Air India has leased Air Sahara's 767 for ops to the United Kingdom. I have heard that the aircraft is being repainted in <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> colors. It would be great to see pictures of a 767-200/300 in <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> colors! Can an...

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by BOEING787
Tue Oct 31, 2006 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Summer 2007 India Update
Replies: 11
Views: 4811

RE: British Airways Summer 2007 India Update

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by BOEING787
Wed Sep 13, 2006 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA Replacing DC10's With A332 On Mumbai Route
Replies: 11
Views: 5448

NWA Replacing DC10's With A332 On Mumbai Route

Effective October 1st NWA is finally replacing the aircraft type from DC10-30 to Airbus A330-200 on its lucrative route to Mumbai. As load factor is usually high on this route they could have used a 744 instead! Any insights into this move?

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by BOEING787
Sat Jun 03, 2006 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian To Lease A330?
Replies: 39
Views: 5978

Ethiopian To Lease A330?

There is some talk that <acronym title="Ethiopian Airlines">ET</acronym> will not be leasing the 744's as reported earlier but is planning to lease two Airbus A330's for additional capacity on it's operations to Luanda, Lagos, Accra and maybe Abidjan. Can our fellow A.Netters from Africa confirm thi...

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by BOEING787
Tue May 30, 2006 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Is Invading Dubai - VK To Start DXB June 2
Replies: 19
Views: 7239

RE: Virgin Is Invading Dubai - VK To Start DXB June 2

The other carriers to be affected by this increase in seats on the <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> - <acronym title="Lagos - Murtala Muhammed (Ikeja) (LOS / DNMM), Nigeria">LOS</acronym> route are: 1. Ethiopian Airlines - who have good fares in...

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by BOEING787
Sat Mar 04, 2006 3:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing In Talks To Sell 17 787s In Russia
Replies: 19
Views: 8857

RE: Boeing In Talks To Sell 17 787s In Russia

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by BOEING787
Mon Dec 26, 2005 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kyrgyz Airways?
Replies: 9
Views: 2603

RE: Kyrgyz Airways?

Try this page:

http://www.airport.kg/eng/airlines.htm

may help you or at least provide a contact number.

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by BOEING787
Mon Dec 05, 2005 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Goa Airport Closed - Sea Harrier Crashed
Replies: 6
Views: 3671

RE: Goa Airport Closed - Sea Harrier Crashed

My condolences go out to the family of the pilot. There have been many such disasters in the past involving Airforce and Naval jets - makes one wonder about the level of training or standard of maintainance carried out by our armed forces! Has GOI reopened? Any updates? It's about time Goa gets a se...

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by BOEING787
Fri Dec 02, 2005 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alliance Air A319 Any Pics Yet?
Replies: 3
Views: 2352

RE: Alliance Air A319 Any Pics Yet?

Here's one but it isn't painted yet: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/966180/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/966180/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/0/8/1/966180.jpg" alt="Click here for bi...

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by BOEING787
Fri Dec 02, 2005 3:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alliance Air A319 Any Pics Yet?
Replies: 3
Views: 2352

Alliance Air A319 Any Pics Yet?

Are there any pics/links for the expected Alliance Air A319's yet?

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by BOEING787
Fri Dec 02, 2005 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SIA- Why No Drug Warnings In Advertising?
Replies: 144
Views: 14210

RE: SIA- Why No Drug Warnings In Advertising?

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by BOEING787
Tue Nov 29, 2005 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sahara Suspends BOM-MAA Operations?
Replies: 17
Views: 2565

Sahara Suspends BOM-MAA Operations?

According to an article in Economic times of today (29th Nov) Air Sahara has abruptly suspended operations on the Mumbai - Chennai sector where the have 4 flights daily. `Operational Reasons' were quoted. I'm sure there is more to it. It may be due to pilot/crew shortage.<br><br>[Edited 2005-11-29 0...

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by BOEING787
Thu Oct 27, 2005 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amsterdam IATA Code Question
Replies: 17
Views: 14265

RE: Amsterdam Iata Code Question

From AMADEUS: Apparently SPL is Schiopl Railway station! DAC SPL ** A:APT B:BUS C:CITY G:GRD H:HELI O:OFF-<acronym title="West Air Sweden and Capital Cargo International Airlines (USA)">PT</acronym> R:RAIL S:ASSOC TOWN CITY : <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acron...

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by BOEING787
Thu Oct 27, 2005 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR - BOM Dec Fares Still Sky High!
Replies: 53
Views: 6129

RE: LHR - BOM Dec Fares Still Sky High!

If you can leave after 27/28th Dec the fare drops to about 450-500 GBP

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by BOEING787
Mon Oct 10, 2005 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Sahara (S2) 737 Overshoots BOM Runway
Replies: 72
Views: 8069

RE: Air Sahara (S2) 737 Overshoots BOM Runway

Clearing the Mumbai slums - Sahara style ??? (Seriously - glad all are safe!!)

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by BOEING787
Thu Sep 08, 2005 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An Old Design, But New Aircraft! (Picture)
Replies: 45
Views: 15299

RE: An Old Design, But New Aircraft! (Picture)

Ye Gads! The Nose looks like a Dornier 228 (Vulture of the Skies!)

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by BOEING787
Sat Sep 03, 2005 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Pics - NZ 777-200ER
Replies: 120
Views: 20874

RE: First Pics - NZ 777-200ER

One of the most beautiful and `soothing to the eye' liveries around around. Beautiful pics by the way !!

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by BOEING787
Sat Sep 03, 2005 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Bailed On Customers Before Katrina Hit
Replies: 119
Views: 13026

RE: Airlines Bailed On Customers Before Katrina Hit

I don't feel this is something that should be discussed in our forum at present.

Our hearts and prayers are with the people of New Orleans an other affected areas.

Have courage!

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by BOEING787
Tue Aug 09, 2005 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI Pilot Grounded? No Oxygen On Board.
Replies: 5
Views: 3409

AI Pilot Grounded? No Oxygen On Board.

An article in one of India's main daily mentions this bizarre incident involving Air India (but then with Ai nothing is really that surprising anyway) Any details out there...? Link to article: <a href="http://www.indianexpress.com/full_story.php?content_id=75954" target=_blank>http://www.indianexpr...

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by BOEING787
Thu Aug 04, 2005 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 772LR In Mumbai?
Replies: 38
Views: 3649

772LR In Mumbai?

Boeing has given a full page commercial in the Times of India of today - their 777-200LR is visiting Mumbai airport today. Any more info about timings, etc..for us spotters??

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by BOEING787
Tue Aug 02, 2005 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 737-900ER Compared To 707?
Replies: 6
Views: 4052

RE: 737-900ER Compared To 707?

Yes you are probably right about being closer to the 720.

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by BOEING787
Tue Aug 02, 2005 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 737-900ER Compared To 707?
Replies: 6
Views: 4052

737-900ER Compared To 707?

How would the 737-900 ER compare in range, payload, capacity to the great old Boeing lady, the 707?

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by BOEING787
Thu Jul 28, 2005 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BOM Airport Closed Due To Weather
Replies: 55
Views: 8600

RE: BOM Airport Closed Due To Weather

Update from Lufthansa: You are aware that the unfortunate monsoon havoc in Western Maharashtra has also caused massive damage to the Mumbai international airport. In view of the natural calamity, closure of Mumbai airport and in order to ensure utmost safety of our mutual traveling passengers, the o...

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by BOEING787
Thu Jul 28, 2005 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BOM Airport Closed Due To Weather
Replies: 55
Views: 8600

RE: BOM Airport Closed Due To Weather

Latest situation courtsey: MID-<acronym title="Dayton - James M. Cox Dayton International (DAY / KDAY), USA - Ohio">DAY</acronym>: <a href="http://web.mid-day.com/news/city/2005/july/114934.htm" target=_blank>http://web.mid-day.com/news/city/2005/july/114934.htm</a> With limited navigational aid mad...

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by BOEING787
Wed Jul 27, 2005 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Calling DL Reservations... Anyone There?
Replies: 24
Views: 2363

RE: Calling DL Reservations... Anyone There?

It's probably because <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> call centre is in Mumbai India where we here, are experiencing a very unsual monsoon rainstorm. The city has been thrown out of sync. Thousands of people are stranded going home since last night and most offices/schools etc. a...

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by BOEING787
Fri Jul 22, 2005 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines That Give Amenity Kits In Economy
Replies: 51
Views: 14326

RE: Airlines That Give Amenity Kits In Economy

9W - Jet Airways gives them out on overnight services - LHR-BOM and BOM-SIN.

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by BOEING787
Tue Jun 21, 2005 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bellview (B3) New Service Lagos-Mumbai
Replies: 11
Views: 2346

RE: Bellview (B3) New Service Lagos-Mumbai

My mistake - yes it is the 767-200ER. Ops are : ** AMADEUS - <acronym title="Air Tahiti Nui (France)">TN</acronym> ** LOS LAGOS.NG 21JUN05 28JUN05 1 <acronym title="Bellview Airlines (Nigeria)">B3</acronym> 271 2 BOM LOS 2100 0700+1 0 21JUN05 --- 767 14:30 2 <acronym title="Bellview Airlines (Nigeri...

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by BOEING787
Mon Jun 20, 2005 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bellview (B3) New Service Lagos-Mumbai
Replies: 11
Views: 2346

Bellview (B3) New Service Lagos-Mumbai

Bellview Airlines (B3) is resuming flights to Mumbai - twice weekly from 20th June with nonstop 767-300 <acronym title="DHL Worldwide Express (Belgium)">ER</acronym> service. They used to fly to Mumbai a long time ago and abruptly left without any explanation. Any more details on their new service? ...

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by BOEING787
Fri Jun 17, 2005 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Did The IndiGo Order Come From?
Replies: 2
Views: 2652

RE: Where Did The IndiGo Order Come From?

Similar Post on at: <i><a href="/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/2173300/" target=_blank>Paris: Indigo Air (Indian Startup) Orders 100 A320</a></i> <font size=1>(by <a href="/discussions/profile.main?username=Nimish" class=quote target=_blank>Nimish</a> Jun 16 2005 in Civil Aviation)</font> I...

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by BOEING787
Tue Jun 14, 2005 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus To Announce New A380 Customer In Paris
Replies: 82
Views: 18394

RE: Airbus To Announce New A380 Customer In Paris

Definetely Kingfisher (5 nos.) of India. Iata code: IT. Wonder when the Indian Airports are going to be upgraded though? Wishful thinking maybe?

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by BOEING787
Wed Apr 13, 2005 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways To SIN Tomorrow
Replies: 15
Views: 3759

RE: Jet Airways To SIN Tomorrow

Hi <acronym title="AMC Aviation (Egypt)">9V</acronym>, Jet Airways has 2 738's with winglets! On will def. be operating the BOM - SIN - BOM route and the other the daily MAA - KUL - MAA route. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/715188/L/" t...

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by BOEING787
Fri Apr 01, 2005 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Branson Sells Mumbai Dreams (inaugural Flight )
Replies: 30
Views: 7734

RE: Branson Sells Mumbai Dreams (inaugural Flight )

Apparantely Branson nearly got deported at Mumbai due to an expired Indian visa! He called the Indian Prime Ministers Office who sorted out the matter and had immigration issue him a 72 hrs. temp. landing pass. Full story: <a href="http://web.mid-day.com/news/city/2005/april/106624.htm" target=_blan...

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by BOEING787
Fri Apr 01, 2005 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American To Service India
Replies: 93
Views: 10671

RE: American To Service India

The flight via <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym> would be a decent move as not only would they serve the US market but there is a lot of demand on the `Diamond Route' i.e.. Diamond traders flying between the main market in Antwerp ...

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by BOEING787
Fri Mar 11, 2005 1:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi Long Haul News!
Replies: 116
Views: 14215

Bmi Longhaul News!

Guys, there is a huge Star Alliance customer base in India esp. Mumbai. They currently fly to the UK via <acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> on <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> to earn miles. With <acronym title="Bloomington / ...

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by BOEING787
Tue Mar 01, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]
Replies: 161
Views: 19261

AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]

what news on the 738 of AIX - when is it due in Mumbai?

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by BOEING787
Mon Feb 28, 2005 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]
Replies: 161
Views: 19261

AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]

Here is my picture - enjoy!! <br> <center> <font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"> MyAviation.net photo: <br><a href="http://myaviation.net/search/photo_search.php?id=00298123&size=medium" target="_blank"> <IMG SRC="http://myaviation.net/photos/small/3/2/1/00298123.jpg" ALT="...

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by BOEING787
Mon Feb 28, 2005 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian Delays Launch Of Mumbai Service
Replies: 2
Views: 2768

RE: Austrian Delays Launch Of Mumbai Service

Just in time ! I guess if the ticket has been issued you could get it transferred to LH (star alliance partner)?

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by BOEING787
Mon Feb 28, 2005 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air One Launched In India
Replies: 8
Views: 3325

RE: Air One Launched In India

Who is the owner/promoter?

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by BOEING787
Mon Feb 28, 2005 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian Delays Launch Of Mumbai Service
Replies: 2
Views: 2768

Austrian Delays Launch Of Mumbai Service

Austrian Airlines has delayed launch of ther <acronym title="Vienna - Schwechat (VIE / LOWW), Austria">VIE</acronym> - BOM service from May to September due to capacity reasons. A memo sent to travel agents/partners: `We hereby wish to inform you that due to capacity reasons, Austrian Airlines group...

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by BOEING787
Sat Feb 26, 2005 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]
Replies: 161
Views: 19261

AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]

Everyone - feel free to use it! Also i'm not very savy with posting pics - somebody please send the pic to airwhiners.net the 777 page!

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by BOEING787
Sat Feb 26, 2005 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]
Replies: 161
Views: 19261

AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]

Hi Guru

The RED DOT looks pretty nice here - dunno what the fuss was all about!

Yeah those look like PW's

Cheers!

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by BOEING787
Sat Feb 26, 2005 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Invited To Join Star Alliance?
Replies: 40
Views: 10030

RE: Air India Invited To Join Star Alliance?

Hi Mrniji, I spoke to some friends in the travel industry..it seems <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> leaked it in the press last week that they were going to reduce the IATA commission from 7 to 5% eff. April 1st due to, and I quote Mr. S.Varma And P.P. Singh `pressure from Star Alliance carr...

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by BOEING787
Sat Feb 26, 2005 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]
Replies: 161
Views: 19261

AI's Second 777 Is Here [Pics]

Here is a link to my pic.

I hope you like it !

http://planecrazy.bravehost.com/neelambari.jpg.jpg

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by BOEING787
Sat Feb 26, 2005 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Invited To Join Star Alliance?
Replies: 40
Views: 10030

Air India Invited To Join Star Alliance?

According to rumors circulating around management in Air India they have been approached by Star Alliance carriers (Esp. <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> with whom they have a strategic partnership) to join the alliance. They are also being pressured to comply with certain requireme...

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by BOEING787
Wed Feb 23, 2005 6:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Aero India 2005 - Great Pics
Replies: 0
Views: 1744

More Aero India 2005 - Great Pics

Here are more great pics from Aero India 2005 at Bangalore. Thanks to Rahul Patel for these fine images.

http://myaviation.net/search/search....p?view=&photographer=Rahul%20Patel

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by BOEING787
Mon Feb 21, 2005 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Express And The 'REAL' Paint Job
Replies: 77
Views: 10148

RE: Air India Express And The 'REAL' Paint Job

VERY, VERY NICE! Maybe not all that original (Frontier?) but nice and new for India/Asia. The Red and Yellow/Gold really stands out.

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by BOEING787
Mon Feb 21, 2005 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Qantas Gripe Sheet (Humor)
Replies: 9
Views: 20823

Qantas Gripe Sheet (Humor)

Got a funny e-mail from a bussy in Qantas about their gripe sheet: After every flight, Qantas pilots fill out a form, called a "gripe sheet, which tells mechanics about problems with the aircraft. The mechanics correct the problems, document their repairs on the form, and then pilots review the grip...

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by BOEING787
Fri Feb 18, 2005 8:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CAT I, CAT II, Can Someone Explain?
Replies: 6
Views: 10931

Cat II Cat III

These guys could help:

http://www.amaindia.com

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