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by Rj111
Mon Aug 02, 2010 6:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: When Will AA/BA Codeshares Be Available?
Replies: 2
Views: 3694

When Will AA/BA Codeshares Be Available?

Hi all, I'm going to America/Canada to see a few places and family between October 9th-30th. AA currently have some pretty good multicity prices which i'll probably take. However, i'd rather fly BA to and from London, so i wondered on the offchance if codeshares would be available to book soon for t...

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by Rj111
Mon Aug 02, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Madrid Ideas And Tips
Replies: 21
Views: 2233

RE: Madrid Ideas And Tips

The Gardens are nice.

There's a Real Madrid museum which is pretty good too.

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by Rj111
Mon Aug 02, 2010 11:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eye Problem
Replies: 76
Views: 3499

RE: Eye Problem

I think we should lock this thread.

The guy needs to learn he has to live his own life. If it takes 25 posts to convince him to go to a doctor he's going to become dependant on the external people instead of thinking and acting for himself.

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by Rj111
Mon Aug 02, 2010 9:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest N/S Route Per Aircraft Type (A Vs B)
Replies: 70
Views: 13203

RE: Longest N/S Route Per Aircraft Type (A Vs B)

Do AR fly EZE-FCO with the A342? If so that's longer - 6013nm.

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by Rj111
Mon Aug 02, 2010 9:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eye Problem
Replies: 76
Views: 3499

RE: Eye Problem

Google is a hypochondriac's nightmare. Go to the doctor if you are worried.

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by Rj111
Sun Aug 01, 2010 11:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Screwy Ticket Practices
Replies: 50
Views: 4259

RE: This Is Why People Hate The Airlines

It's to do with the complicated computor algorithms used to calculate fares to maximise profit across the system. Which consider things like traffic patterns and demand curves etc. This basically means that even though you transit ATL, ATL never really came into calculating the total fare, ATL doesn...

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by Rj111
Sun Aug 01, 2010 2:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Living In/near Essex (UK)?
Replies: 3
Views: 3888

RE: Anyone Living In/near Essex (UK)?

Yes it's a big animal but its head is too small for swallowing humans. Maybe a newborn child but nothing else.

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by Rj111
Sun Aug 01, 2010 9:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities
Replies: 119
Views: 7606

RE: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aaron747" class="quote" target="_blank">Aaron747</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>Actually I didn't change anything - they...

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by Rj111
Sun Aug 01, 2010 12:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities
Replies: 119
Views: 7606

RE: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aaron747" class="quote" target="_blank">Aaron747</a> (<a href="#28" class="quote">Reply 28</a>):<br/><i>Sorry - patently false.</i></font></td><...

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by Rj111
Sat Jul 31, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities
Replies: 119
Views: 7606

RE: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities

US/UK crime rates are in the same ballpark as Denmark, Germany, Norway and Canada. In fact, i believe New York has a very low crime rate. Of course London probably falters from the air pollution, which really is quite terrible. But asides from that it's a brilliant place to live. Oh well, hater's go...

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by Rj111
Sat Jul 31, 2010 8:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Living In/near Essex (UK)?
Replies: 3
Views: 3888

RE: Anyone Living In/near Essex (UK)?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DIJKKIJK" class="quote" target="_blank">DIJKKIJK</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>I still cannot understand why such ...

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by Rj111
Sat Jul 31, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Is Your Country/State?
Replies: 26
Views: 3808

RE: How Long Is Your Country/State?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/futurepilot16" class="quote" target="_blank">futurepilot16</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>The U.S. is a very large country...

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by Rj111
Sat Jul 31, 2010 2:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Is Your Country/State?
Replies: 26
Views: 3808

RE: How Long Is Your Country/State?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/okie" class="quote" target="_blank">okie</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I generally think of the entirety of Europe and th...

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by Rj111
Sat Jul 31, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Is Your Country/State?
Replies: 26
Views: 3808

How Long Is Your Country/State?

To get the train to Scotland from London takes about 4-5 hours which i think is long enough. But the UK is only a very average (median) or small (mean) country which gives the impression that transport in larger countries must be gargantuan. Really though, this is deceptive as the UK is fairly long ...

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by Rj111
Sat Jul 31, 2010 9:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities
Replies: 119
Views: 7606

RE: Monocle: The 25 Most Liveable Cities

They must have a grudge against the US/UK. I can't speak about ease of business or ambulance callout times but where I live it's simply bursting with parks, restaurants and entertainments. In fact there are too many, i'm getting fat.

I am also surprised no Italian cities show up.

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by Rj111
Fri Jul 30, 2010 9:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Nobody Will Be Convinced
Replies: 116
Views: 5286

RE: Nobody Will Be Convinced

I don't think anyone doubts it exists but the bigger question is to what extent and what will be the repercussions. The earth's atmoshpere is so complicated and we have only lived on it for relative second of its life. I don't believe it's really possible to accurately predict the future or assess t...

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 29, 2010 6:53 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Long Is Your Flight?
Replies: 21
Views: 5124

RE: How Long Is Your Flight?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/web500sjc" class="quote" target="_blank">web500sjc</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>sorry i just went for the NYC-LON rout...

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 29, 2010 6:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Decline And Fall Of The US
Replies: 73
Views: 6017

RE: Decline And Fall Of The US

China will likely overtake the US without a "Decline and fall".

My only wonder with them is what will happen to with the single child policy. Surely the population makeup will be very top heavy at some point.

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 29, 2010 8:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Stunning Scientific Discovery
Replies: 21
Views: 2499

RE: Stunning Scientific Discovery

So do these pseudohermaphroditic bears basically have both bits? If i understand correctly a penis is essentially and enlarged clit.


They must be living the life of riley.

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 29, 2010 8:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Call People Fat, Not Obese Says, Health Minister!
Replies: 45
Views: 3798

RE: Call People Fat, Not Obese Says, Health Minister!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MadameConcorde" class="quote" target="_blank">MadameConcorde</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>So now "obese/obesity" goes in...

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 29, 2010 8:28 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Long Is Your Flight?
Replies: 21
Views: 5124

RE: How Long Is Your Flight?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/web500sjc" class="quote" target="_blank">web500sjc</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>that would be a SR-71, 1 hour 54 minue...

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by Rj111
Wed Jul 28, 2010 7:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wikileaks Founder Is A Traitor And Credible Threat
Replies: 105
Views: 6231

RE: Wikileaks Founder Is A Traitor And Credible Threat

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/futurepilot16" class="quote" target="_blank">futurepilot16</a> (<a href="#97" class="quote">Reply 97</a>):<br/><i>You still think that no lives ...

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by Rj111
Wed Jul 28, 2010 10:15 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Is US Aviation At A Disadvantage?
Replies: 3
Views: 2719

RE: Is US Aviation At A Disadvantage?

First of all there are many, many private airlines out there now. Publicly-funded airlines are often obliged to operate unprofitable routes which private airlines aren't. A lot of publicly funded airlines are from countries that don't attract enough private airlines to stimulate business to the desi...

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by Rj111
Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe
Replies: 51
Views: 5706

RE: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe

I just spoke to him on MSN and he said it was Laos and Cambodia that had really cheap hotels. Vietnam was "moderately" expensive ($10 a night for a hostel).

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by Rj111
Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe
Replies: 51
Views: 5706

RE: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe

Yeah, he mentioned Cambodia/Vietnam were the only 2 places he stayed at a hotel, and the reason was he had a huge room with Sky TV and all the trimmings for about £5 per night.

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by Rj111
Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe
Replies: 51
Views: 5706

RE: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i>In Europe? Yes but not in Asia or Latin ...

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by Rj111
Tue Jul 27, 2010 10:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe
Replies: 51
Views: 5706

RE: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n229nw" class="quote" target="_blank">n229nw</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i>But mods, how long would these replies have ...

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by Rj111
Tue Jul 27, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe
Replies: 51
Views: 5706

RE: Violent Crime USA Vs Europe

I've travelled across most of Europe and stayed in many hostels. Never ever had a problem with theft or violence. As a tourist you can't afford to be stupid anywhere, but that's just part of the adventure. Personally i prefer hostels to hotels -You can meet many like-minded people. Enjoy your trip &...

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by Rj111
Tue Jul 27, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: These New Advert Logics
Replies: 8
Views: 1777

These New Advert Logics

It's trying to seal the deal. You were obviously interested in a flight so it's making sure you don't get away. It works. I used to work for a online clothing company. One of our adverts actually looked at your cookies and saw which clothers you had recently looked at or had in your basket but hadn'...

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by Rj111
Tue Jul 27, 2010 8:58 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Long Is Your Flight?
Replies: 21
Views: 5124

RE: How Long Is Your Flight?

I wonder what the fastest JFK-LHR crossing other than Concorde was. Sometimes there are some crazy tailwinds.

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by Rj111
Mon Jul 26, 2010 11:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wikileaks Founder Is A Traitor And Credible Threat
Replies: 105
Views: 6231

RE: Wikileaks Founder Is A Traitor And Credible Threat

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/futurepilot16" class="quote" target="_blank">futurepilot16</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Assange should be caught ...

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by Rj111
Mon Jul 26, 2010 10:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Giant Nato Leak: Afghanistan War Logs
Replies: 90
Views: 4237

RE: Giant Nato Leak: Afghanistan War Logs

Guys, the media aren't going to be reading out a list of people in the army and where they are based. They are going to be handing out examples of kids getting maimed and other such things that the public won't want to hear. Frankly i doubt there's anything in there that will be of particular surpri...

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by Rj111
Mon Jul 26, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest N/S Route Per Aircraft Type (A Vs B)
Replies: 70
Views: 13203

RE: Longest N/S Route Per Aircraft Type (A Vs B)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/330lover" class="quote" target="_blank">330lover</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i> 772: DEL-ORD</i></font></td></tr><...

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by Rj111
Mon Jul 26, 2010 1:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Great Music To Bad Movies
Replies: 40
Views: 3132

RE: Great Music To Bad Movies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aloges" class="quote" target="_blank">aloges</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>As any James Bond fan will probably agree, the...

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by Rj111
Mon Jul 26, 2010 8:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals
Replies: 72
Views: 3883

RE: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UH60FtRucker" class="quote" target="_blank">UH60FtRucker</a> (<a href="#51" class="quote">Reply 51</a>):<br/><i>Well, I'm sorry you cannot read ...

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 11:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals
Replies: 72
Views: 3883

RE: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UH60FtRucker" class="quote" target="_blank">UH60FtRucker</a> (<a href="#43" class="quote">Reply 43</a>):<br/><i>Show we where I said we should d...

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals
Replies: 72
Views: 3883

RE: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UH60FtRucker" class="quote" target="_blank">UH60FtRucker</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>My point is this: war fucking su...

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 8:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alex Higgins Dies
Replies: 7
Views: 2468

RE: Alex Higgins Dies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/474218" class="quote" target="_blank">474218</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I thought all the UK was covered by the NHS?</...

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When Hezbollah Attacks US .."hypethetical"
Replies: 80
Views: 4078

RE: When Hezbollah Attacks US .."hypethetical"

I hope it's not Europe, we've drained the treasury enough.

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 7:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals
Replies: 72
Views: 3883

RE: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EA+CO+AS" class="quote" target="_blank">EA CO AS</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>Question is, do you WANT a quick decapit...

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 6:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Alex Higgins Dies
Replies: 7
Views: 2468

RE: Alex Higgins Dies

It seemed a matter of time sadly, based on the recent footage of him playing an exhibition game.

Anyway, enjoy the better years...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dViH2UERKBs

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 2:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals
Replies: 72
Views: 3883

RE: When PRK Attacks, Hypotheticals

I don't think the US would need to use nukes. Surely air supremacy would child's play with their fancy-dan F-22s. Even though Korea has a huge military i expect most of it would end up as fodder with their archaic equipment. Also worth noting that the US wouldn't have to hold back so much given that...

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by Rj111
Sun Jul 25, 2010 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: North Korea Vows Nuclear Response!
Replies: 44
Views: 3783

RE: North Korea Vows Nuclear Response!

Obviously it's no threat at all. I don't believe the DPRK have any intent to start a war because the leaders must know that is futile. However, i think this is an attempt to sabotage any peace or reunification notions and attempt to distance the country from the rest of the world. Dear Leader and th...

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by Rj111
Fri Jul 23, 2010 2:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LHR Occupied By Army In 1974?
Replies: 13
Views: 11644

RE: LHR Occupied By Army In 1974?

LHR was 'occupied' in 2003

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/2749659.stm

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by Rj111
Fri Jul 23, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Is Evolution So Anti-religious?
Replies: 99
Views: 4826

RE: Why Is Evolution So Anti-religious?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JBirdAV8r" class="quote" target="_blank">JBirdAV8r</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>What modern Christian denies evolution...

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 22, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: New US Airline Pilot Minimums: 1500 Total Hours
Replies: 88
Views: 17448

RE: New US Airline Pilot Minimums: 1500 Total Hours

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RL757PVD" class="quote" target="_blank">RL757PVD</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>The only thing is good luck trying to get ...

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 15, 2010 3:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New Film: Inception
Replies: 37
Views: 3071

RE: New Film: Inception

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sw733" class="quote" target="_blank">sw733</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Death At A Funeral does NOT need to be in 3D!</i...

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 15, 2010 11:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Athiests And Agnostics?
Replies: 52
Views: 4993

RE: Question For The Athiests And Agnostics?

I'll turn the questions around. What good is praying to God to save your friend in the WTC? If there is a God, he clearly doesn't give a toss about people suffering.

If i need mental support i can turn to friends and family, they've been a lot more supportive than any God has been to anyone.

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by Rj111
Thu Jul 15, 2010 10:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Favorite Locomotive Pt.2 The Illinois Rail Museum
Replies: 11
Views: 4563

RE: Favorite Locomotive Pt.2 The Illinois Rail Museum

Does it have any trains from around the world though?

I do love the GE turbine however, would love the HEAR it running even more.

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