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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Sun Jun 27, 2004 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SJO Tower Controllers On Strike!
Replies: 8
Views: 1845

RE: SJO Tower Controllers On Strike!

Say what? I'm planning on going to SJO next week. Someone call the Blue Marlin Bar at the Del Rey Hotel and find a controller and ask them when they'll be back!

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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Sun Jun 27, 2004 6:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Next For CLE?
Replies: 54
Views: 3972

RE: What's Next For CLE?

CLE has always been a small plane hub for CAL. Even before all the ERJ's the smallest planes in CAL's fleet (737,73S,735,733.M80) were utilized there. The <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE / KCLE), USA - Ohio">CLE</acronym> hub looks like leggoland with all the ERJ's. Heck,CAL f...

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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Tue Jun 08, 2004 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Latest On The UAL 777s In Storage
Replies: 23
Views: 9193

RE: The Latest On The UAL 777s In Storage

Hearsay at UAL says that Boeing won't re-negotiate the leases of these 777's while in bankruptcy. ( the leases were $$$$) UAL instead yanked the 744's out of the desert and are flying them in place of those 777's.

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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Tue Jun 01, 2004 7:49 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Food!?...
Replies: 47
Views: 3250

RE: Airline Food!?...

I have a habit of finding myself on numerous UAL RON's in <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / KDEN), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym> everynight. The F/C cookies are good. The Bennigans sandwiches in coac...

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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Tue Jun 01, 2004 7:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shortest Takeoff Roll
Replies: 15
Views: 2322

RE: Shortest Takeoff Roll

Cali,Colombia to Miami back in 91 on an Avianca 727-200. The flight only had 13 PAXS. I'm guessing 15 seconds .

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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Tue Jun 01, 2004 7:22 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where Would You Prefer To Sit On The 747?
Replies: 17
Views: 6641

RE: Where Would You Prefer To Sit On The 747?

In business class right behind door 2L. It's cool to look out at the engines,especially on take-off. (that's only if it's a short flight....say,<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN)...

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by UALDENRAMPMAC
Tue Jun 01, 2004 7:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Small Airports That Get Wide Body Diversions
Replies: 21
Views: 4735

RE: Small Airports That Get Wide Body Diversions

COS gets diversions from <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / KDEN), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym> during bad <acronym title="CityJet (Ireland)">WX</acronym>. They also get military charters. UAL had a ...

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