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by ciccone
Mon Dec 05, 2016 12:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Belly landing at SAT
Replies: 24
Views: 5585

Re: Belly landing at SAT

Looking at this aircrafts flight history it looks like its had an interesting last few days: https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N161SY Am I reading the flight history correctly that this plane was to fly ORD-SAT yesterday (12/3) and had to divert, so it first tried MTY, then had to attempt a secon...

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by ciccone
Sun Dec 04, 2016 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Belly landing at SAT
Replies: 24
Views: 5585

Re: Belly landing at SAT

Apparently on runway 4, United Express E175

http://www.ksat.com/news/plane-declares-inflight-emergency-airport-official-says

Link has pictures.

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by ciccone
Fri Mar 20, 2015 12:18 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: American Airlines 777-300ER Mtow
Replies: 3
Views: 3903

RE: American Airlines 777-300ER Mtow

According to attached government filing, it is 775k.

http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/da...0119312512334861/d388919dex102.htm

[Edited 2015-03-19 17:29:45]

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by ciccone
Sun Aug 19, 2007 9:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Just NOW Extreme LOW FLY Over New York City
Replies: 48
Views: 22034

RE: Just NOW Extreme LOW FLY Over New York City

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by ciccone
Fri Aug 03, 2007 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Competitors In 93/94
Replies: 2
Views: 2038

WN Competitors In 93/94

A friend and I were discussing <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> and their business model and the topic of who was <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> biggest competitor(s) in 1993 & 1994 came up. The only thing that I could think of was <acronym title="Americ...

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by ciccone
Wed Aug 01, 2007 3:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Exactly Classifies An Airline's "Flagship?"
Replies: 51
Views: 9837

RE: What Exactly Classifies An Airline's "Flagship?"

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by ciccone
Sat Jul 28, 2007 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AN124 Blows Tires, Returns To IAH (w/ Video)
Replies: 19
Views: 7775

RE: AN124 Blows Tires, Returns To IAH (w/ Video)

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by ciccone
Thu Jul 19, 2007 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lost Baggage Delivered To Home
Replies: 11
Views: 12575

RE: Lost Baggage Delivered To Home

Working at a hotel and always having bags delivered to guests from airlines, I have never seen bags delivered during normal business hours. Seems like it was always after 1:00am when they came in. We would always call the guest the next morning unless they had directed us to contact them immediately...

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by ciccone
Mon Jul 09, 2007 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta MD-88 Window Arrangement
Replies: 5
Views: 4699

RE: Delta MD-88 Window Arrangement

This is a option that <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> ordered on their <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-80's. They wanted the ground air connection to be towards the front of the aircraft versus its normal position in the rear. I believe they are the only airline that...

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by ciccone
Wed May 23, 2007 4:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Weather...US(HP Paint)CR9 Diverts To MSY (pic)
Replies: 20
Views: 4711

RE: IAH Weather...US(HP Paint)CR9 Diverts To MSY (pic)

Had <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 72 (<acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> - <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>) end up in <acronym title="S...

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by ciccone
Thu May 17, 2007 6:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Am AUS-MEX Service May End By July
Replies: 13
Views: 3170

RE: Am AUS-MEX Service May End By July

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by ciccone
Thu May 17, 2007 4:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Am AUS-MEX Service May End By July
Replies: 13
Views: 3170

RE: Am AUS-MEX Service May End By July

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by ciccone
Thu May 17, 2007 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Am AUS-MEX Service May End By July
Replies: 13
Views: 3170

RE: Am AUS-MEX Service May End By July

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by ciccone
Wed Mar 28, 2007 4:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Viva VivaAerobus! Funny MTY-CUN
Replies: 11
Views: 19433

RE: Viva VivaAerobus! Funny MTY-CUN

Great <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym>! <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:...

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by ciccone
Sat Mar 17, 2007 7:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BBC Series "Mile High"
Replies: 27
Views: 8826

RE: BBC Series "Mile High"

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by ciccone
Wed Feb 28, 2007 6:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question About F/A Bases
Replies: 1
Views: 2118

Question About F/A Bases

I have a friend that was just recently accepted to start training as a flight attendant for <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>. He asked me if he was sent to either <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>, <acronym title="...

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by ciccone
Tue Feb 27, 2007 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Every Airline Employees Fantasy....
Replies: 34
Views: 11114

RE: Every Airline Employees Fantasy....

Priceless!

I am currently using the patch to quit smoking and I would probably act like that if I did it cold turkey.

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by ciccone
Thu Feb 22, 2007 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Info On The 1500 Mile Rule At LGA?
Replies: 36
Views: 7428

RE: More Info On The 1500 Mile Rule At LGA?

Found this article, maybe this would help you.

http://www.nysun.com/article/18053

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by ciccone
Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexico USA The Busiest Air System City Pairs
Replies: 39
Views: 5445

RE: Mexico USA The Busiest Air System City Pairs

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by ciccone
Sat Feb 03, 2007 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did This BA 777 Visit College Station, TX?
Replies: 23
Views: 11512

RE: Why Did This BA 777 Visit College Station, TX?

College Station is not exactly close to Crawford, I would think that he would have gone to Killeen either using GRK or ILE.

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by ciccone
Sun Jan 14, 2007 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ...Virgin America Going In Circles...
Replies: 16
Views: 8721

RE: ...Virgin America Going In Circles...

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by ciccone
Wed Oct 11, 2006 11:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroMexico 777 New Colors
Replies: 81
Views: 18193

RE: AeroMexico 777 New Colors

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by ciccone
Mon Oct 09, 2006 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Former Pan Am 747s
Replies: 3
Views: 3446

RE: Former Pan Am 747s

Maybe this will help.

http://www.airfleets.net/flottecie/Pan%20Am-history-b747.htm

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by ciccone
Thu Sep 07, 2006 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA A300 Crash On National Geographic Tonight.
Replies: 99
Views: 15029

RE: AA A300 Crash On National Geographic Tonight.

According to my Dish Network Programming guide, it is a new episode.

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by ciccone
Sat May 27, 2006 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Same Flight #..Different Planes
Replies: 21
Views: 5765

RE: Same Flight #..Different Planes

I know <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> does this. <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 6 <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>-<acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA -...

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by ciccone
Sat May 20, 2006 11:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW About To Get Mexicana Back?
Replies: 28
Views: 3901

RE: DFW About To Get Mexicana Back?

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by ciccone
Sun May 07, 2006 9:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico Charters To CYEG.
Replies: 9
Views: 2711

RE: Aeromexico Charters To CYEG.

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by ciccone
Mon Sep 12, 2005 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is It Illegal To Record Video On Flight?
Replies: 75
Views: 29913

RE: Is It Illegal To Record Video On Flight?

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by ciccone
Sat Apr 02, 2005 4:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Tracking Web Sites
Replies: 9
Views: 3601

RE: Flight Tracking Web Sites

It could be www.flightview.com

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by ciccone
Tue Mar 29, 2005 3:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's 777 Engines
Replies: 27
Views: 12176

RE: United's 777 Engines

I believe that they are P&W. Looking at N213UA, it uses P&W PT6A-66 SER.

I know that BA uses the Ge90's.

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by ciccone
Thu Mar 17, 2005 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: My Plane An Ex TWA 757?
Replies: 25
Views: 5331

RE: My Plane An Ex TWA 757?

You're not going to know until you get to the airport. The ex-TWA 757s have P&W engines and no over the wing exits while the original AA birds have RRs engines and have the over the wing exits.

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by ciccone
Thu Mar 17, 2005 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier New Cities SAT & CAK
Replies: 56
Views: 5187

RE: Frontier New Cities SAT & CAK

Last year Air Tran had a survey to all Atlanta residents on there web site asking which new cities they would like Air Trans to serve. <acronym title="San Antonio - International (SAT / KSAT), USA - Texas">SAT</acronym> was one of the options but I never did hear what the results were. I have to agr...

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by ciccone
Thu Mar 17, 2005 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexicana's New Color Scheme
Replies: 43
Views: 6420

RE: Mexicana's New Color Scheme

Im having mixed views on this. I understand the concept of what they were trying to do, a new modern look to there existing logo, just like <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>, but it didn't come out right. The almost black color is not working. When I think of Mexico, I think of bri...

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by ciccone
Thu Mar 17, 2005 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats Going On With AA50 777?
Replies: 5
Views: 4495

RE: Whats Going On With AA50 777?

Flightview.com showing diverted to JFK at 10:42pm.

Also left DFW an hour and a half late.

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by ciccone
Thu Mar 17, 2005 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier New Cities SAT & CAK
Replies: 56
Views: 5187

RE: Frontier New Cities SAT & CAK

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by ciccone
Sat Oct 16, 2004 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not An International Airport?
Replies: 44
Views: 7689

RE: Not An International Airport?

AUS has both immigration and customs facilities. Even though airlines may not use these facilities on a regular basis, general aviation and charters may utilize them.

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by ciccone
Sun Oct 03, 2004 12:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines DC-10s?
Replies: 72
Views: 8585

RE: American Airlines DC-10s?

I flew many AA DC-10's from SAT-DFW throughout the 80's

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by ciccone
Fri Aug 20, 2004 9:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Questions.....
Replies: 9
Views: 2637

RE: Airbus Questions.....

JeffDCA is correct as noted in the caption of this picture. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/610718/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/610718/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/8/1/7/610718.jpg"...

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by ciccone
Sun Aug 08, 2004 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MX B744's For Asian Market?
Replies: 40
Views: 6073

RE: MX B744's For Asian Market?

<i>And why are you only considering <acronym title="Mexicana Airlines (Mexico)">MX</acronym> and not <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acronym>? I mean, <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acronym> at least already has widebodies, <acronym title="Mexicana Airlines (Mexico)">MX</acronym> doesn't.</i> <acro...

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by ciccone
Fri Jul 23, 2004 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Tail Numbers
Replies: 10
Views: 3210

RE: AA Tail Numbers

I don't think so. On my flight tracking software the reg numbers are blocked out of all flights. Im going <acronym title="San Antonio - International (SAT / KSAT), USA - Texas">SAT</acronym>-<acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>-<acronym title="...

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by ciccone
Mon Jul 19, 2004 8:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World's Largest Airline
Replies: 24
Views: 8262

RE: World's Largest Airline

SESGDL, The numbers posted are only what is active in the fleet. If you take into consideration the number of stored aircraft, then your numbers would be correct. As for the Delta 757's, the numbers do not include the 36 that fly as Song. Go to <a href="http://www.airfleets.net" target=_blank>http:/...

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by ciccone
Sun Jul 18, 2004 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World's Largest Airline
Replies: 24
Views: 8262

RE: World's Largest Airline

TriJetFan1, American's Fleet: 737NG: 77 MD80: 335 757: 139 767: 76 777: 45 A300: 32 Delta's Fleet: 737NG: 65 737: 57 757: 85 767: 121 777: 8 MD80/90: 136 These numbers only reflect what is currently in operation, not necessarily what the airline owns or has stored. Hope this helps

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