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by josekmlb
Tue Apr 03, 2012 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-88 Out Of LAX
Replies: 61
Views: 13885

RE: DL MD-88 Out Of LAX

Think AAY has some 80's out of KLAX right?

[Edited 2012-04-02 22:06:18]

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by josekmlb
Sat Mar 03, 2012 9:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Deadly GA Plane Crash Kmlb 2/29/12
Replies: 1
Views: 3495

RE: Deadly GA Plane Crash Kmlb 2/29/12

Gotta love the news crews if u read the comms on the video says I can get you 9 west   

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by josekmlb
Sat Mar 03, 2012 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Deadly GA Plane Crash Kmlb 2/29/12
Replies: 1
Views: 3495

Deadly GA Plane Crash Kmlb 2/29/12

The video on the link has the comms between tower and the Cirrus......... R.I.P.


http://www.wftv.com/news/news/federa...igate-melbourne-plane-crash/nLH3X/

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by josekmlb
Mon Jan 02, 2012 7:06 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Over Fuelled In Error
Replies: 54
Views: 19755

RE: Aircraft Over Fuelled In Error

with Delta we had 4 different ways to refuel the airplane for an <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-88, The magna sticks, truck meter, cockpit gauges, and fuel transfer. With the 737-200 I always used the drip sticks nice simple and easy go to your grid chats after you get the pitch and ro...

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by josekmlb
Thu Nov 03, 2011 11:45 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Kpae 747 Flew Across The Us Back To Kpae
Replies: 21
Views: 4940

RE: Kpae 747 Flew Across The Us Back To Kpae

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CPH-R" class="quote" target="_blank">CPH-R</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Good eye I did not ev...

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by josekmlb
Thu Nov 03, 2011 11:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Kpae 747 Flew Across The Us Back To Kpae
Replies: 21
Views: 4940

RE: Kpae 747 Flew Across The Us Back To Kpae

Thats a full day on a plane I would of gone nuts   

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by josekmlb
Thu Nov 03, 2011 9:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Kpae 747 Flew Across The Us Back To Kpae
Replies: 21
Views: 4940

Kpae 747 Flew Across The Us Back To Kpae

Why did they do this flight was it a performance test on the bird. I saw the track on flightaware so I thought I would ask you guys..... <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE440/history/20111102/2100Z/KPAE/KPAE" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/B...0/history/20111102/2100...

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by josekmlb
Thu Jul 21, 2011 10:14 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: STS-135: Final Shuttle Mission
Replies: 72
Views: 8830

RE: STS-135: Final Shuttle Mission

Man those were nice and loud too bad its the last sonic booms from the shuttle its a sad day.....

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by josekmlb
Fri May 20, 2011 5:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Smokers And Work Breaks
Replies: 34
Views: 2495

RE: Smokers And Work Breaks

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aa61hvy" class="quote" target="_blank">aa61hvy</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Smoking breaks are no different than someo...

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by josekmlb
Fri May 20, 2011 5:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Macho Man' Randy Savage Dies In Car Accident
Replies: 10
Views: 2217

Macho Man' Randy Savage Dies In Car Accident

RIP brother I remember watching you when I was a little boy you were loved by all. <a href="http://www.popeater.com/2011/05/20/macho-man-randy-savage-dead-car-accident-heart-attack/?icid=maing-grid7|main5|dl1|sec1_lnk1|64440" target="_blank">http://www.popeater.com/2011/05/20/m...ng-grid7|main5|dl1|...

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by josekmlb
Tue May 10, 2011 4:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Casey Anthony Jury Selection Started Monday
Replies: 0
Views: 1267

Casey Anthony Jury Selection Started Monday

Jury selection started today and will continue tomorrow

http://www.cfnews13.com/article/news...wn,-jury-selection-resumes-Tuesday

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by josekmlb
Sun May 08, 2011 9:59 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why Do Airlines Change Flight Numbers?
Replies: 8
Views: 18435

RE: Why Do Airlines Change Flight Numbers?

Delta almost always changes flight numbers every month on their mainline.

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by josekmlb
Sun May 08, 2011 4:10 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Who Assigns Gates To Aircraft?
Replies: 24
Views: 8754

RE: Who Assigns Gates To Aircraft?

The reason that atc ask for which gates they are using is to give them taxi info and which taxiways to use. <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> will do a call in range and ask for which gate in most Florida cities down here like <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / ...

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by josekmlb
Wed Apr 20, 2011 6:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Busy Airways And Tcas
Replies: 17
Views: 3601

RE: Busy Airways And Tcas

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/gopal" class="quote" target="_blank">gopal</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>So if the 5m/3m horizontal separation is violate...

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by josekmlb
Fri Apr 15, 2011 4:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Longest Road Trip.
Replies: 57
Views: 2947

RE: Your Longest Road Trip.

Longest solo trip that I have done was in 2004 during the hurricane season when Florida was getting hit almost every other week. I had just bought a new truck and said forget this I'm not letting my new truck get damaged so I drove from KMLB- to KAUS. That was a fun trip with a stop over in KGPT, si...

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by josekmlb
Fri Apr 15, 2011 4:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Busy Airways And Tcas
Replies: 17
Views: 3601

RE: Busy Airways And Tcas

In the classes B-E airspace the separation for Approach is 3 miles laterally or 1000 ft vertically or visual separation for IFR to IFR aircraft.

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by josekmlb
Wed Feb 09, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Arprt Workers & ATCs Did The Days After 9/11?
Replies: 20
Views: 5076

RE: What Arprt Workers & ATCs Did The Days After 9/11?

When ATC grounded all flights talks were like 25 planes would divert to KMLB and all we had was a <acronym title="Atlantic Southeast Airlines (USA)">EV</acronym> <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym>-200 and a <acronym title="Spirit Airlines (USA)">NK</acronym> <acronym title="Air Madagascar...

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by josekmlb
Sat Jan 22, 2011 11:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Do The Airlines Ever Issue Internal Groundstops?
Replies: 9
Views: 4784

RE: Do The Airlines Ever Issue Internal Groundstops?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N312RC" class="quote" target="_blank">N312RC</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>US Airways used to ground stop itself in <acro...

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by josekmlb
Wed Dec 08, 2010 5:22 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Boarding And Deplaning
Replies: 28
Views: 5709

RE: Boarding And Deplaning

We have used the aft stairs on the MD-88, DC-9, and B727 if the jetway was not working.

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by josekmlb
Wed Dec 08, 2010 5:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Preflight Walk-arounds
Replies: 63
Views: 11852

RE: Preflight Walk-arounds

I always checked for holes and nails in the tires, leaking fluids, static discharges, ice in the winter , any a/c damage or panels missing that were not in the <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym>/CDL, and chips or cracks in the fan blades on my w...

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by josekmlb
Sun Dec 05, 2010 1:32 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: MCO Rnav Sids
Replies: 6
Views: 4198

MCO Rnav Sids

Don't know if this should be in here but here is my question does anyone know why KMCO has RNAV SIDS published but are not in use? Its been that way for along time now the only SIDS they use is the JAG3, MCCOY9, and Orlando 8 for turbojets? the CITURS5 is for piston only is there a good reason behin...

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by josekmlb
Thu Oct 21, 2010 12:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Can ATC Amend Go Around Clearance?
Replies: 35
Views: 5933

RE: Can ATC Amend Go Around Clearance?

V1 is decision speed right anything past VR you cant do the RTO?

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by josekmlb
Fri Sep 17, 2010 4:08 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: JT8D Question
Replies: 9
Views: 5587

RE: JT8D Question

I know that the J-STAR 707 in KMLB has the JT8D's on their bird now as well. I don't know if all 707's have them though

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by josekmlb
Fri Sep 03, 2010 6:09 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Failed Check Ride?
Replies: 9
Views: 5431

RE: Failed Check Ride?

Quoting YWG (Reply 2):

Ouch that has to suck...

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by josekmlb
Tue Aug 24, 2010 2:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Site(s) Do You Use For Tracking Flights?
Replies: 9
Views: 6352

What Site(s) Do You Use For Tracking Flights?

Flightaware.com is what I use to track flights or get flight routes.

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by josekmlb
Sat Aug 07, 2010 4:57 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A/C Cargo Bins
Replies: 25
Views: 3563

RE: A/C Cargo Bins

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/744rules" class="quote" target="_blank">744rules</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That might be...

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by josekmlb
Sat Aug 07, 2010 4:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pushing Different Types Of Aircraft
Replies: 51
Views: 8222

RE: Pushing Different Types Of Aircraft

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KingAir200" class="quote" target="_blank">KingAir200</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>I'm also not big on the adapter you ...

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by josekmlb
Sat Aug 07, 2010 4:30 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A/C Cargo Bins
Replies: 25
Views: 3563

RE: A/C Cargo Bins

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KingAir200" class="quote" target="_blank">KingAir200</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>One of the ones with the metal plate...

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by josekmlb
Thu Aug 05, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A/C Cargo Bins
Replies: 25
Views: 3563

RE: A/C Cargo Bins

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/contrails15" class="quote" target="_blank">contrails15</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> We get ...

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by josekmlb
Tue Aug 03, 2010 9:10 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pushing Different Types Of Aircraft
Replies: 51
Views: 8222

RE: Pushing Different Types Of Aircraft

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/contrails15" class="quote" target="_blank">contrails15</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>Pilots love a nice easy smooth pus...

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by josekmlb
Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A/C Cargo Bins
Replies: 25
Views: 3563

A/C Cargo Bins

Now that its summer time again and stacking those bins suck in this heat, why cant there be an air vent for us ramp rats on the mainline jets like they have in the RJ bins? just curious?

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by josekmlb
Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Pushing Different Types Of Aircraft
Replies: 51
Views: 8222

RE: Pushing Different Types Of Aircraft

I pushed a DL MD88 and the tow bar broke right off and before I could tell the capt the headset was ripped right off my head when the plane kept going back, good thing he noticed or he would of ended up in a ditch. The 1 L1011 we had here(KMLB) my boss said it was so smooth and nice they it seems be...

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by josekmlb
Wed Jun 23, 2010 7:14 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Rampies Taking Photos Of Planes
Replies: 14
Views: 6721

RE: Rampies Taking Photos Of Planes

I like to take pics of the planes because well I like planes lol. Another reason could be as stated before damage or training videos as well. If we get damage from an inbound flight we take pics to save our asses.

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by josekmlb
Thu Jun 17, 2010 8:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FlightSim X - Your Faves.
Replies: 3
Views: 4802

RE: FlightSim X - Your Faves.

Try flying online with vatsim thats always fun too with atc and everything.

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by josekmlb
Mon May 24, 2010 10:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TSA Supervisor Found Dead In West Melbourne
Replies: 0
Views: 2792

TSA Supervisor Found Dead In West Melbourne

<a href="http://www.myfoxorlando.com/dpp/news/brevard_news/052110tsa-worker-found-dead-in-west-melbourne" target="_blank">http://www.myfoxorlando.com/dpp/news...orker-found-dead-in-west-melbourne</a> One of our <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> Agents here at KML...

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by josekmlb
Thu May 06, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: EV CR7 First Class Worth It?
Replies: 2
Views: 5885

EV CR7 First Class Worth It?

sorry if this should of been in civil..... <acronym title="Atlantic Southeast Airlines (USA)">EV</acronym> first class seats are they even really worth it? We got ship 754 in yesterday and they did not have anything really good for the first class pax. There is only one lav which is in the back so t...

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by josekmlb
Mon Apr 26, 2010 3:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Lightning Strike ATL 4-24-10
Replies: 4
Views: 3363

RE: Lightning Strike ATL 4-24-10

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n901wa" class="quote" target="_blank">n901wa</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i> I think it was a <acronym title="American Air...

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by josekmlb
Sat Apr 24, 2010 3:49 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Lightning Strike ATL 4-24-10
Replies: 4
Views: 3363

Lightning Strike ATL 4-24-10

Early this morning <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> flight 2008 MLB-<acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> landed in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B ...

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by josekmlb
Thu Mar 18, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's Wrong With This AA Photo?
Replies: 28
Views: 11523

RE: What's Wrong With This AA Photo?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UA777222" class="quote" target="_blank">UA777222</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>, I don't think most Americans care about ...

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by josekmlb
Sun Mar 14, 2010 12:10 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Quick Turns!
Replies: 16
Views: 4475

RE: Quick Turns!

I think e had some 12-15mins(MLB) turn arounds with CR7's and 50's over the years but the outbound loads were mainly small due to the time of dep. Most people would leave and rebook for the next day or go to <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym>. ...

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by josekmlb
Tue Mar 09, 2010 8:30 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Do Any Florida Airports Have Deicing Equipment?
Replies: 6
Views: 7128

RE: Do Any Florida Airports Have Deicing Equipment?

We use to have deicing equip. here in MLB but now they do solar deicing. I miss that deicing equip. because it was another way to keep your hands warm in the early morning.

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by josekmlb
Fri Oct 16, 2009 1:33 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Fuel Quantity Verification
Replies: 38
Views: 19899

RE: Fuel Quantity Verification

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by josekmlb
Wed Sep 23, 2009 4:10 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: RJ Weight And Balance Question
Replies: 13
Views: 6672

RE: RJ Weight And Balance Question

The past week or so most planes have been loading up sand bags for <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> since they seem to run out of sand bags had to put on like 1100lbs of sand for <acronym title="Atlanta -...

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by josekmlb
Thu Sep 17, 2009 9:53 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: MD-80 Pilots, Know About Fuel Savings?
Replies: 9
Views: 8340

RE: MD-80 Pilots, Know About Fuel Savings?

Slow down a bit think there cruise is like .76 mach but not sure on that.

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by josekmlb
Wed Sep 16, 2009 8:16 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Official STS-129 Atlantis Shuttle Mission Thread
Replies: 43
Views: 13561

RE: Official STS-129 Atlantis Shuttle Mission Thread

So Sept 16th is it that will be the last flight as of now?

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by josekmlb
Mon Sep 14, 2009 10:31 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Official STS-128 Discovery Shuttle Mission Thread
Replies: 101
Views: 10742

RE: Official STS-128 Discovery Shuttle Mission Thread

When is she due back at the KSC on the 47?

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by josekmlb
Thu Sep 10, 2009 11:33 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Preflight Check: Thrust Reversers
Replies: 19
Views: 6946

RE: Preflight Check: Thrust Reversers

About a week ago I serviced a DC-9 for the U.S. Marines and they had the reverser's deployed on the ramp and they said they leave it like that for RON's. I just thought that was kind of weired pulling up to see them deployed.

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by josekmlb
Mon Sep 07, 2009 8:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Mad Dog Aft Stairs?
Replies: 40
Views: 7774

RE: Mad Dog Aft Stairs?

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by josekmlb
Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Mad Dog Aft Stairs?
Replies: 40
Views: 7774

RE: Mad Dog Aft Stairs?

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