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by vasilek
Wed Jul 19, 2006 7:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Photo: 744LCF (787 Transporter) Nearly Complete
Replies: 103
Views: 25006

RE: Photo: 744LCF (787 Transporter) Nearly Complete

Couldn't they utilize An-124 or An-224? The latter certainly needs help with reproduction.  Wink

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by vasilek
Wed Sep 07, 2005 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Il-62 At JFK Sep 06 2005
Replies: 7
Views: 3910

RE: Il-62 At JFK Sep 06 2005

Does anyone know when they will be departing? Thanks!

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by vasilek
Wed Sep 07, 2005 7:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Il-62 At JFK Sep 06 2005
Replies: 7
Views: 3910

RE: Il-62 At JFK Sep 06 2005

Just saw the same looking Il-62 going for landing too.

So there are 2 (two) Il-62 airplanes right now at JFK airport!!!

[Edited 2005-09-07 00:14:36]

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by vasilek
Wed Sep 07, 2005 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Il-62 At JFK Sep 06 2005
Replies: 7
Views: 3910

Il-62 At JFK Sep 06 2005

Hello everyone, Just saw Il-62 in Russian Government colors going for landing at <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>. Does anyone know why did it come here: brought some government members or replacing scheduled Aeroflot B76...

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 29, 2005 10:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Airways Crack In The Window! (scary)
Replies: 26
Views: 7342

RE: US Airways Crack In The Window! (scary)

Another great Photoshop work.

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 22, 2005 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Tailstrike Testing (with Pictures)
Replies: 51
Views: 32629

RE: A380 Tailstrike Testing (with Pictures)

Two words: photoshop tricks

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 15, 2005 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SVO-BKK On IL-19
Replies: 17
Views: 2730

RE: SVO-BKK On IL-19

To my knowledge Travelocity is own by Sabre. Nevertheless such discrepancies have place.

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 15, 2005 4:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SVO-BKK On IL-19
Replies: 17
Views: 2730

RE: SVO-BKK On IL-19

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 15, 2005 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SVO-BKK On IL-19
Replies: 17
Views: 2730

RE: SVO-BKK On IL-19

BTW, which distance is shorter - over the Atlantic and Russia, or over the US and the Pacific?

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 15, 2005 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SVO-BKK On IL-19
Replies: 17
Views: 2730

RE: SVO-BKK On IL-19

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 15, 2005 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SVO-BKK On IL-19
Replies: 17
Views: 2730

RE: SVO-BKK On IL-19

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by vasilek
Fri Jul 15, 2005 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SVO-BKK On IL-19
Replies: 17
Views: 2730

SVO-BKK On IL-19

Hello. Was searching for the flight from NYC to <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym> and was very surprised to see Aeroflot (with cheapest fare) among other carrier in the list of offered flights. But then what surprised me most of all is the equi...

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by vasilek
Wed Jun 01, 2005 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Continues To Disappoint
Replies: 54
Views: 8120

RE: United Continues To Disappoint

I should say that being under Ch.11 United has done a great job somehow managing to provide hot meals on domestic flights. Can't say the same about the rest of the carriers.

(This observation is based strictly on my personal experience.)

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by vasilek
Sun May 22, 2005 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Is This?
Replies: 51
Views: 9382

RE: What Airline Is This?

This is Austrian Airlines A320.

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by vasilek
Tue Apr 19, 2005 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First A380 Rotation Pic
Replies: 88
Views: 38051

RE: First A380 Rotation Pic

Yea, it is FAKE! How one could even think it is genuine if the web address where the pic stored is http://poupov.free.fr? And 707CMF doesn't deny it.

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by vasilek
Fri Mar 04, 2005 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Charging For Alcohol On Long Haul
Replies: 100
Views: 10743

RE: UA Charging For Alcohol On Long Haul

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border: 1pt #375D7E outset;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br><i>...<acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym...

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by vasilek
Fri Feb 11, 2005 9:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats Going On AA At JFK?
Replies: 37
Views: 9189

RE: Whats Going On AA At JFK?

2 years ago I flew JFK - DFW on AA.

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by vasilek
Wed Nov 17, 2004 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Just Made A Major Mistake, Help Requested!
Replies: 66
Views: 12923

RE: United Just Made A Major Mistake, Help Requested!

UA777222: my first and last name are too long to fit on the airline ticket, so they always cut half of my first name. So far that has never been the problem.

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by vasilek
Sat Nov 13, 2004 10:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Overhead Bins Opened In Flight
Replies: 7
Views: 2594

RE: Overhead Bins Opened In Flight

Jetjeanes: Please read remark for the picture. It states that the picture was taken in flight. And who is showing entertainment program while still on the ground? (unless it is a safety movie and deer is a an El Al representative)  <img src="/discussions/graphics/winkani.gif" ALT="Wink/being sa...

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by vasilek
Fri Nov 12, 2004 12:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Flies Over Your House?
Replies: 134
Views: 9573

RE: What Flies Over Your House?

Well, every time I look out the window when I hear the howling sound outside my apartment, I see JetBlue A320 descending to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>.  <img src="/discussions/graphics/winkani.gif" ALT="Wink/be...

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by vasilek
Sun Oct 31, 2004 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Overhead Bins Opened In Flight
Replies: 7
Views: 2594

Overhead Bins Opened In Flight

I wonder, why would overhead bins be opened in flight? Please reference the picture below: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/703194/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/703194/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="...

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by vasilek
Sun Oct 31, 2004 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CO Emergency Landing In EWR Soon + ATA Rumors
Replies: 29
Views: 10781

RE: CO Emergency Landing In EWR Soon + ATA Rumors

Oh... It was on previous flight. Glad all turned out good.

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by vasilek
Sun Oct 31, 2004 3:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CO Emergency Landing In EWR Soon + ATA Rumors
Replies: 29
Views: 10781

RE: CO Emergency Landing In EWR Soon + ATA Rumors

So what is the CO flight number? CO1769 is still in Vegas and scheduled to depart at 3:15.

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by vasilek
Wed Oct 27, 2004 2:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: New Photo Of The 2nd An-225 Airframe
Replies: 2
Views: 4268

New Photo Of The 2nd An-225 Airframe

You all probably saw this photo already... Doesn't this airframe seem to you abandoned in that hangar? <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/699985/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/699985/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<b...

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by vasilek
Wed Oct 27, 2004 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Shaking. Is It Normal?
Replies: 31
Views: 18321

RE: Plane Shaking. Is It Normal?

I meant during the take off when already in the air. But now I understand it is because of the light turbulence and is happening to the single aisle planes as well, just not so "dramatically" because of the smaller size and the absence of center seats, therefore bins.  <img border=0 src="/discu...

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by vasilek
Wed Oct 27, 2004 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Shaking. Is It Normal?
Replies: 31
Views: 18321

RE: Plane Shaking. Is It Normal?

Iberia340600, you have a point  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by vasilek
Wed Oct 27, 2004 1:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Shaking. Is It Normal?
Replies: 31
Views: 18321

Plane Shaking. Is It Normal?

Recently I had my first experience flying B772. To my amazement the plane was all shaking during the take off and the overhead bins over the center seats were moving fast from one side to another. Is it normal for a jumbo jet, cause I never noticed such an occurrence on the single aisle planes?<br><...

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by vasilek
Sat Oct 23, 2004 3:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Airline Do You Fly The Most?
Replies: 79
Views: 9104

RE: What Airline Do You Fly The Most?

I was loyal to Delta until one day got on United B767 (<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>) with food and PVTs). United seems to be ...

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by vasilek
Sun Oct 10, 2004 9:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Malev JFK-BUD?
Replies: 2
Views: 1694

RE: Malev JFK-BUD?

Anyway, I chose to fly Austrian (A332) to <acronym title="Vienna - Schwechat (VIE / LOWW), Austria">VIE</acronym> over Malev (B762) to <acronym title="Budapest - Ferihegy (BUD / LHBP), Hungary">BUD</acronym>. For $70 more I'll get about 9000 miles for flying Star Alliance airline, aircraft will be f...

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by vasilek
Wed Oct 06, 2004 1:51 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Malev JFK-BUD?
Replies: 2
Views: 1694

Malev JFK-BUD?

I will be taking a trip to Eastern Europe soon, connecting in one of the European countries. One of the options I am considering is to fly Malev (<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Budapest - Ferihegy (BUD /...

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by vasilek
Wed Sep 29, 2004 10:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Airport Is This?
Replies: 8
Views: 4961

RE: What Airport Is This?

Thanks guys, now I know.  Smile

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by vasilek
Wed Sep 29, 2004 10:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Airport Is This?
Replies: 8
Views: 4961

What Airport Is This?

Last week I was flying from <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> to <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>. Saw this airport out of the window and took a picture. Just curious what airport is i...

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by vasilek
Wed Aug 25, 2004 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow
Replies: 310
Views: 56805

RE: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow

Crash site of Tu-154 has been found. Flight recorders recovered from both airplanes.

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by vasilek
Wed Aug 25, 2004 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow
Replies: 310
Views: 56805

RE: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow

The pilot of Tu-134 was a director of Volga-Aviaexpress. He was a professional pilot and aslo the captain on scheduled flights in the company.

Volga-Aviaexpress is a small regional company that has (had) 2 planes: Tu-134 and Yak 42D.

//Intertfax

[Edited 2004-08-25 03:21:03]

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by vasilek
Wed Aug 25, 2004 9:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow
Replies: 310
Views: 56805

RE: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow

In the area of village Zelenovka in Rostov region around 3:05 Moscow time the fire was discovered. This is the presumed crash site of Tu-154. The search team is on its way there, according to Interfax agency.

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by vasilek
Wed Aug 25, 2004 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow
Replies: 310
Views: 56805

RE: Breaking News: Plane With 62 Crashed Nr Moscow

One of the planes was TU-134. It blew up in the air according to the Department of Emergency Situations of Tula region and russian newspaper Gazeta.

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