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by vw
Tue Sep 20, 2016 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: About A342 LUFTHANSA Network
Replies: 4
Views: 2311

Re: About A342 LUFTHANSA Network

Toronto

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by vw
Wed Feb 10, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Elite Airways Launches EWR-Naples, FL
Replies: 17
Views: 3618

RE: Elite Airways Launches EWR-Naples, FL

Gulfstream International (Continental Express) had B1900 service to Tampa, after Delta Connection left.

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by vw
Fri Feb 05, 2016 6:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best, Least-used Runways?
Replies: 106
Views: 16410

RE: Best, Least-used Runways?

With regard to 8/26 at <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (Municipal) (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym> it doesn't see nearly the volume of 18/36 but is used regularly by the CRJ200,Dash-8, and General Aviation. I was a co-pilot for Air Wisconsin, when <acronym title="Philade...

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by vw
Sat Nov 21, 2015 4:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Former International Cities From Philadelphia
Replies: 9
Views: 1804

Former International Cities From Philadelphia

Reading the Airways magazine article about the last USAirways flight. The article mentioned they flew to Oslo from Philadelphia. What international cities have been cut from <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (Municipal) (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym>? I do know of the upc...

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by vw
Sat Nov 14, 2015 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Blue Plastic Wrapped Plane On Cargo Pad PHL
Replies: 26
Views: 16595

Blue Plastic Wrapped Plane On Cargo Pad PHL

Taxied past this the other day in Philadelphia. It is completely covered in blue wrap, with metal cable attaching from the ramp to the airframe. Ideas? http://m.imgur.com/QV4Jknj

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by vw
Wed Jan 21, 2015 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada To Atlantic City
Replies: 43
Views: 9569

Air Canada To Atlantic City

Air Canada announced summer service Toronto to Atlantic City. Thoughts? <a href="http://m.pressofatlanticcity.com/news/air-canada-to-fly-to-a-c-from-toronto/article_79025324-a0e5-11e4-a4c9-ef00b6ec05d9.html?mode=jqm" target="_blank">http://m.pressofatlanticcity.com/new...e4-a4c9-ef00b6ec05d9.html?mo...

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by vw
Sat Jul 26, 2014 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Montauk Airport: Will It Grow?
Replies: 15
Views: 3564

RE: Montauk Airport: Will It Grow?

I landed a KingAir 200 there yesterday. The landing fee was $60, I wouldn't call that cheep, but not even close to outrageous, for an elite getaway destination.

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by vw
Fri Sep 28, 2012 3:22 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: ATP Flight School
Replies: 41
Views: 22623

RE: ATP Flight School

Take a look at this forum, as it has more answers than A.net will provide.
Best of luck!

http://www.airlinepilotforums.com/fl...s-training/64970-im-going-atp.html

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by vw
Fri Sep 09, 2011 9:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colgan Air Lands At UXL By Mistake
Replies: 33
Views: 17095

RE: Colgan Air Lands At UXL By Mistake

What is also odd besides backing up the visual approach with a localizer is runway lighting. Lake Charles pilot controlled after tower closes is on tower frequency of 120.7.....Southland is 122.8.. I guess the runway lights must have been on at Southland......or did they land this time without runwa...

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by vw
Tue Aug 23, 2011 10:49 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Turkish 777-300 At PHL Today
Replies: 4
Views: 4591

Turkish 777-300 At PHL Today

I saw a Turkish 777 at Philadelphia today, was this a delivery flight or a charter?

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by vw
Tue Dec 22, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are You Fluent In Japanese?
Replies: 4
Views: 2567

Are You Fluent In Japanese?

Are you fluent in Japanese? If so, could you translate a Japanese name to Japanese characters. The name is Masahiro Funabashi He was one of my first flight instructors and ended up being a best friend. He was killed in an unfortunate airplane crash, when the horizontal stabilizer broke. I am wanting...

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by vw
Thu Jan 29, 2009 12:42 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Storage Of JAA Pilot License
Replies: 0
Views: 8002

Storage Of JAA Pilot License

Hello,

My JAA f/ATPL arrived and it is a piece of paper that I think you need to cut up. (I'm from America and used to the FAA license) During my training I think I saw someone with a small book that contained their license. Do you know where I can find one online for purchase?

Thanks
VW

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by vw
Mon May 19, 2008 1:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NW DTW-CDG In Business (many Pics)
Replies: 47
Views: 26770

RE: NW DTW-CDG In Business (many Pics)

Nice report with many details and pictures. Just have to comment about the one where we can see your shoes. For a domestic non-rev in coach you shoudn't even be wearing tennis shoes like that. Let alone on a business class trip to <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), Fran...

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by vw
Sat Feb 09, 2008 6:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Odd US- International Nonstop City Pairs
Replies: 7
Views: 3727

Odd US- International Nonstop City Pairs

There is no right or wrong answer, but in my opinion these come to mind. 1. SATA International Providence, Rhode Island (<acronym title="Providence - Theodore Francis Green State (PVD / KPVD), USA - Rhode Island">PVD</acronym>) -- Ponta Delgada, Azores in Portugal (<acronym title="Ponta Delgada / Az...

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by vw
Wed Nov 28, 2007 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ZK STL Update
Replies: 19
Views: 3903

RE: ZK STL Update

CIDflyer: Even if Great Lakes does sure up a codeshare agreement with <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, you will never ever see a <acronym title="Glasgow - International (Abbotsinch) (GLA / EGPF), United Kingdom">GLA</acronym> 1900 in <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA<...

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by vw
Sun Apr 01, 2007 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA International Destinations From STL
Replies: 8
Views: 4190

TWA International Destinations From STL

What international destinations were served by TWA from <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>? I flew a 767 <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>-<acronym title="London...

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by vw
Sun Feb 04, 2007 11:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines At Meigs?
Replies: 5
Views: 3530

Airlines At Meigs?

What airlines served Meigs while it was open?
I know about Great Lakes service to SPI
thanks

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by vw
Thu Dec 07, 2006 7:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: State Capitols Without Airline Service
Replies: 64
Views: 7751

RE: State Capitols Without Airline Service

Augusta, ME has Colgan service to BOS

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by vw
Thu Dec 07, 2006 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: State Capitols Without Airline Service
Replies: 64
Views: 7751

State Capitols Without Airline Service

What US state capitols do not have scheduled airline service?
I came up with

Carson City, NV
Montpelier, VT

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by vw
Mon Sep 11, 2006 3:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA - JAA Conversion Of Ratings
Replies: 0
Views: 2090

FAA - JAA Conversion Of Ratings

I am a 850 hour CFI, (US citizen) thinking about going back to flight school to get my JAA commercial/instrument. Have you or anyone you know done this? Any info or tips?
Thanks Tyson

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by vw
Thu May 25, 2006 12:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSP Non Offical Website?
Replies: 1
Views: 1090

MSP Non Offical Website?

What is the address for a website for the MSP airport. It was made by a private person. Thanks

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by vw
Fri May 05, 2006 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turboprop Production
Replies: 8
Views: 1941

Turboprop Production

What twin-engine turboprops are currently being produced? EMB-120? BEECH 1900?

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by vw
Wed Feb 22, 2006 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Lakes Airlines Route Map
Replies: 7
Views: 6404

Great Lakes Airlines Route Map

I happened to run across this map, during Great Lakes better times.

http://www.kr.ual.com/eng/site/primary/0,10017,1334,00.html

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by vw
Tue Oct 11, 2005 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS Schedule/route Map
Replies: 9
Views: 3984

UPS Schedule/route Map

Is there a UPS schedule available? Or a route map?

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by vw
Thu Sep 29, 2005 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RegionsAir (Corporate Airlines)
Replies: 5
Views: 1729

RegionsAir (Corporate Airlines)

Do you know any history behind RegionsAir? What routes were served in the past? Any other aircraft than the J32? Thanks Vw <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/698395/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/698395/M/" target="_...

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by vw
Wed Feb 23, 2005 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atpl Ground School In Germany
Replies: 1
Views: 3335

RE: Atpl Ground School In Germany

No one has any information about the JAA in Germany?

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by vw
Tue Feb 22, 2005 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atpl Ground School In Germany
Replies: 1
Views: 3335

Atpl Ground School In Germany

I have my commercial pilot license with multi-engine rating in America. I am looking into transfering it into a JAA license. Do you know of any ATPL ground schools in Germany that would be able to convert it for me?
Thanks
VW

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by vw
Fri Dec 10, 2004 3:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlink Nonstop DSM-DCA
Replies: 12
Views: 3316

Northwest Airlink Nonstop DSM-DCA

Slots lined up for D.M. After being rejected twice, a special lottery gave away space at the Reagan airport. By WILLIAM RYBERG REGISTER BUSINESS WRITER December 7, 2004 Having the support of a United States senator is good, but winning the favor of Lady Luck is sometimes better when it comes to obta...

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by vw
Thu Sep 16, 2004 10:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Pilot Flying/working In Europe
Replies: 26
Views: 15862

RE: US Pilot Flying/working In Europe

Jeff my only e-mail is [email protected]

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by vw
Thu Sep 16, 2004 10:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FUK-DAM-SUX-HEL
Replies: 24
Views: 3199

RE: FUK-DAM-SUX-HEL

I had fun with my girlfriend joining the mile high club flying the route SUX-DIK
Souix City,IA- Dickinson, ND

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by vw
Wed Sep 08, 2004 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Pilot Flying/working In Europe
Replies: 26
Views: 15862

US Pilot Flying/working In Europe

I am an U.S. citizen with my commercial license with instrument rating. Currently I am working on my multi-engine rating. I graduated from a 2-year community college and received my associates of science degree in airport management/ professional pilot. Currently I have 300 hours s.e.l. and 5 hours ...

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by vw
Thu Sep 02, 2004 5:00 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: U.S. Pilot/ Flying In Europe
Replies: 6
Views: 5996

RE: U.S. Pilot/ Flying In Europe

What is the equivalent of the FAA in Germany?
Vw

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by vw
Sat Aug 28, 2004 3:46 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: U.S. Pilot/ Flying In Europe
Replies: 6
Views: 5996

U.S. Pilot/ Flying In Europe

I am an U.S. citizen with my commercial license with instrument rating. Currently I am working on my multi-engine rating. I graduated from a 2-year community college and received my associates of science degree in airport management/ professional pilot. Currently I have 300 hours s.e.l. and 5 hours ...

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by vw
Thu Mar 18, 2004 7:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair In MSP
Replies: 36
Views: 4613

Icelandair In MSP

With Northwest having 2 daily services to <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> and KLM coming back this summer it seams odd that Icelandair would fly into <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minn...

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by vw
Thu Feb 19, 2004 6:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS Routes Out Of Cologne / Bonn
Replies: 2
Views: 3803

UPS Routes Out Of Cologne / Bonn

What are the routes that UPS flys out of Colonge? Thanks <acronym title="Aeromar (Mexico)">VW</acronym> <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/511638/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/511638/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<...

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by vw
Thu Jan 29, 2004 6:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Live Web Radio In German
Replies: 3
Views: 1880

Live Web Radio In German

Can you please help me find a web radio station that plays true German volksmusik. Any info would be great. Thanks vw

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Thu Dec 18, 2003 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Cities/towns No Longer Have Airline Service?
Replies: 60
Views: 7338

RE: What Cities/towns No Longer Have Airline Service?

Spencer, <acronym title="Iraqi Airways">IA</acronym> (<acronym title="Spencer - Municipal (SPW), USA - Iowa">SPW</acronym>) Otummwa, <acronym title="Iraqi Airways">IA</acronym> (<acronym title="Ottumwa - Industrial (OTM / KOTM), USA - Iowa">OTM</acronym>) Both with Great Lakes (United Express) with ...

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by vw
Sun Oct 26, 2003 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW B747/ A330 MSP Service
Replies: 8
Views: 3371

NW B747/ A330 MSP Service

What routes does Northwest use the 747 and A330 on out of MSP?
On the 747 service please tell if it is a -200 or -400
Thanks VW

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by vw
Sun Oct 26, 2003 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Lakes Airlines
Replies: 24
Views: 5316

RE: Great Lakes Airlines

No one has any info?

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by vw
Sat Oct 25, 2003 4:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Lakes Airlines
Replies: 24
Views: 5316

Great Lakes Airlines

I am interested in some of the history of the unique airline. I have read much about them on their website. Do you know why they pulled their headquarters out of Spencer,IA? I am from Iowa so could you tell me about some of the routes that they had in the past like out of Spencer or Ottumwa. If you ...

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by vw
Wed Oct 01, 2003 5:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Design Your Own Paint Scheme
Replies: 4
Views: 3672

Design Your Own Paint Scheme

In the past I have visted a web site in witch someone puts paint schemes on airliners that do not exist like a United A330. Do you know any web sites like this? Thanks Vw

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by vw
Sun Apr 20, 2003 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Attendant Pictures
Replies: 24
Views: 9599

Flight Attendant Pictures

I just found this great one today. Feal free to and any others.
http://www.staralliance.com/star_alliance/press_room/show_pictures/aaaaaaaaaaaeawk.jpg

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by vw
Sat Mar 01, 2003 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Flying Service In Webster City
Replies: 0
Views: 1970

Storm Flying Service In Webster City

Currently I am enroled at Iowa Central Community College in Webster City, Iowa. My major is airport management. I will also reciece my instrument and commercial license. Have you ever flown with Ralph Storm or do you know him?
Is so would you tell me about it. Thanks Vw

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by vw
Sat Nov 09, 2002 9:15 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Flight Similator (which One Do You Use)
Replies: 4
Views: 9773

Flight Similator (which One Do You Use)

Which flight simulator do you use?
I started with Pro Pilot now I am using "Fly" by Terminal Reality.
Tell me which one you think is the best. Thanks Vw

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by vw
Wed Oct 30, 2002 11:42 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cessna 172 Production
Replies: 2
Views: 6590

Cessna 172 Production

Do you know the production numbers of the 172 through out the years?
Did the ever quit making them? I know production slowed up.
Thanks Vw

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by vw
Mon Oct 21, 2002 2:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VW New (old Style) Beetles
Replies: 2
Views: 4697

VW New (old Style) Beetles

I am the proud owner of a 2000 new beetle. Both the old and new style bugs are made in Mexico. www.vw.com.mx The old style cost around $7400 US.
Have you or anyone you know bought one new in Mexico? If so please fill me in on the details of getting it to the US.

Thanks Vw

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by vw
Thu Sep 12, 2002 5:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Airline Jokes
Replies: 32
Views: 2460

RE: Airline Jokes

I enjoy all of them. Any one have another?

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by vw
Wed Aug 28, 2002 9:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Traveling To Slovenia And San Marino.
Replies: 19
Views: 2652

RE: Traveling To Slovenia And San Marino.

I say it Lub-lee-ah-na

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by vw
Thu Aug 01, 2002 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Long Term Parking At ORD
Replies: 3
Views: 1730

Long Term Parking At ORD

How much per day is the long term parking at Chicago's O'hare airport?

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