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by foxiboy
Sat Apr 30, 2005 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA MAN-JFK
Replies: 118
Views: 8475

RE: BA MAN-JFK

BRITISH AIRWAYS <acronym title="Hawaiian Airlines (USA)">HA</acronym> THATS A LAUGH, i enjoy flying <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> but i dont like the way the regions are served why dont they say hey we dont want to serve anywhere in the uk other than <acronym title="London - Heathrow...

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by foxiboy
Sun Apr 17, 2005 5:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Help On European Vacation Ideas
Replies: 58
Views: 3374

RE: Help On European Vacation Ideas

Europe no culture <acronym title="Hawaiian Airlines (USA)">HA</acronym> ! thats a laugh how many years history does the US have,then compare that to europes long history,we have many different nations with thier own history and cultural differences in fact history that stretches for thousands of yea...

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by foxiboy
Sun Apr 17, 2005 6:15 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Problems With Airline 6
Replies: 1
Views: 6052

Problems With Airline 6

I ordered this version and had problems downloading the game,however they reset it for me and even included an upgrade.
i managed to download all the files however i can not open theses files any help would be most welcome.

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by foxiboy
Sat Apr 16, 2005 10:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Diamonds In The Sky
Replies: 2
Views: 4205

RE: Diamonds In The Sky

No it was about various airlines the only one i can remember an episode about CP AIR when they had the orange/red colours it was fantastic.

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by foxiboy
Sat Apr 16, 2005 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Diamonds In The Sky
Replies: 3
Views: 2588

Diamonds In The Sky

Hi guys i have posted this in the hobby furom,but was wondering if any of you remember the tv documentary diamonds in the sky, shown in the uk in the 80s i would love to see it again, any info would be great.

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by foxiboy
Sat Apr 16, 2005 6:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Diamonds In The Sky
Replies: 2
Views: 4205

Diamonds In The Sky

Hi do any of you guys remember this tv programme ,shown in the uk in the 80s,would love to see it again,any info would be great.

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by foxiboy
Sat Apr 16, 2005 4:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do Female Pilots Make You Uncomfortable?
Replies: 57
Views: 12001

RE: Do Female Pilots Make You Uncomfortable?

I have been cabin crew for 15 years I did a flight a few years ago on an L1011 and apart from me all the crew were women,all 3 in the flight deck and 11 F/As and me, and it was one of the best flight I ever had. Also to the guy who said he wouldn't want a woman to become hysterical in an emergency w...

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by foxiboy
Mon Apr 11, 2005 2:29 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Re Airline 5
Replies: 3
Views: 2585

RE: Re Airline 5

thanks guys will try it

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by foxiboy
Sun Apr 10, 2005 10:09 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Re Airline 5
Replies: 3
Views: 2585

Re Airline 5

HI
how do i delete saved airlines on this version? is it possible?

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by foxiboy
Mon Apr 04, 2005 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History Of The Flight Attendant - Discovery Times
Replies: 5
Views: 5735

RE: History Of The Flight Attendant - Discovery Times

The first one was called helen church,she wanted to be a pilot,she then employed 7 more nurses,making the original eight.

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by foxiboy
Thu Mar 31, 2005 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Holiday Airlines Poor, Low Cost Airlines Good!
Replies: 68
Views: 5355

RE: Holiday Airlines Poor, Low Cost Airlines Good!

Also paying to sit together will make sure you sit together,as its happened to me that I was split up from my partner by 3 rows due to (us checking in later than intended),you could get to the airport 3 hours b4 hoping to get seats together but your not guaranteed unfortunately when you board the ai...

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by foxiboy
Thu Mar 31, 2005 7:00 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airline 6
Replies: 2
Views: 2024

Airline 6

Just bought airline 6 on line,and got a reply saying thank you etc but it also said i can join in the game playing or wait for the next one to start,can i download this download this and play whenever or is this not possible

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by foxiboy
Thu Mar 31, 2005 6:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Holiday Airlines Poor, Low Cost Airlines Good!
Replies: 68
Views: 5355

RE: Holiday Airlines Poor, Low Cost Airlines Good!

regarding free meals etc, FLYJET offer free meals,hot tea/coffee,juice for the kids,hot towels,and sweet b4 and after take off. Yep you pay for drinks and head phones but you have always had to on charter carriers,so i dont get what the problem is with paying for drinks on a charter when you always ...

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by foxiboy
Mon Mar 14, 2005 7:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cabin Crew...how Old Are You?!
Replies: 16
Views: 6523

RE: Cabin Crew...how Old Are You?!

me 37, 38 in may and 15 years of cabin pressure

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by foxiboy
Mon Mar 14, 2005 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RE- Flight To Las Palmas Tomorrow
Replies: 1
Views: 2298

RE- Flight To Las Palmas Tomorrow

Hi can anyone in the uk tell me where i can find out what A/C type i will be on tomorrow I am flying with thomas cook to las palmas TXC286k

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 25, 2005 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 744 Flies LAX-MAN With 3 Engines...WITH Pax!
Replies: 120
Views: 30570

RE: BA 744 Flies LAX-MAN With 3 Engines...WITH Pax!

Sorry i have to say what right have some of the arm chair pilot to question what happened,as stated by boeing, the airlines ,faa,caa a 747 can fly on 3 engines. Also <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> would know that it would not have to pay the new compensation for a safety related issue...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 24, 2005 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Stops MAN-AMS After 52 Yr
Replies: 19
Views: 4535

RE: BA Stops MAN-AMS After 52 Yr

Unfortunately <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> dont seem to realise that they could do quite well out of <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom">MAN</acronym> if they put some effort in,however like a lot of the UK they seem to think that once ...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 24, 2005 8:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do I Get My Other Half Interested In Sex Again
Replies: 40
Views: 5071

RE: How Do I Get My Other Half Interested In Sex Again

Well to all you guys with good advice i thank you most sincerely,to the other well i wont bother and you know who you are I.E winning team erm i did get my head straightend out and came out as i am happy with who i am. anyways things are getting better, if a somewhat slow improvement but we are in t...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 24, 2005 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Being Drunk On The Plane?
Replies: 39
Views: 39514

RE: Being Drunk On The Plane?

If the pax is drunk on arriving at the gate then the ground agent will ask the F/As if they will except the pax,the lead F/A will speak to the captain, who normally will leave it up to the F/A,if the person becomes drunk on board after drinking thier own then the captain can land at the nearest airp...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 24, 2005 6:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why So Many Charter Airlines In Europe?
Replies: 31
Views: 7842

RE: Why So Many Charter Airlines In Europe?

Well the charter airline i work for do not charge for meals,and we offer hot towels after the meal service,yes even sweets b4 take off/landing. Yes we charge for drinks like all other charter companies on a holiday flight,but our flights to india and ghana the drinks and IFE is free,and also on the ...

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by foxiboy
Sat Feb 19, 2005 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cabin Crew Dissapearing On Long Flights
Replies: 86
Views: 13317

RE: Cabin Crew Dissapearing On Long Flights

To spike re your quote i would love to see you do a 16 hour day on a return trip to say egypt on a uk charter,see how lazy the crew are, you would probably give up half way,on one of these flight the crew are lucky to get a 30 min break to grab some food,or do you think we should not stop for food o...

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 18, 2005 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cabin Crew Dissapearing On Long Flights
Replies: 86
Views: 13317

RE: Cabin Crew Dissapearing On Long Flights

Thing is most people on an overnight flight want to sleep so what do want the crew to do come thru with the trolly bumping into people and keep the lights on as they need to see what they are doing. There is a call bell there use it,or walk to the galley its not that hard, and the crew will be happy...

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 18, 2005 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

Anyway i have posted enough about this and can not be bothered anymore good discussion though.

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 18, 2005 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

Exactly we dont know ,but the passengers will be compensated,however you can not bash <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> if you dont have the full facts,that was the piont i was making all along,the reason i know passengers will be compensated is because my other half travelled back to <a...

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 18, 2005 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

But the piont is zonky those passengers will be compensated,what more can the airline do,and how do you know they were'nt informed,and if they were not informed then poor show BA but the airline has done whatever it can do to compensate for this.

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 18, 2005 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

Seems to me zonky that you would like to see <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> hung drawn and quartered for this no matter what they do to compensate the passengers they are in the wrong even if they had re-routed passengers to fly a <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> plane th...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

But as i said there is only so musc the staff could have done then and there and that writing in to complain is the only way to sort it out,but Ba will be compensating those passengers affected,what would they have done if <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> had cancelled the flight all to...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

This is not having a go at anyone but I think the compensation offered in this case would be substantial,and to expect staff to pull miracles out of their asses is a bit much the public need to realize that there is only SO much the staff on the front line can do,and writing in to the customer servi...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

So zonky its ok to abuse the front line staff ,threating behaviour is not acceptable , so BA could have handled this better but to vrbally abuse the staff is not acceptable , i am sure you would not like it.

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!
Replies: 27
Views: 5113

RE: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!

No that is not what i am saying,it can happen that due to weather atc a crew can go out of hours that is out of thier control ,and yes pax do get held up and are late for flights because of puplic transport breakdowns etc,but some passenges take thier time at the airport and are late coz they are in...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

Whos to say the letter wasnt ready at check in,i think too many people are ready to run BA down ( and no i dont work for them).
These situation arise its the way the world is it happens .

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!
Replies: 27
Views: 5113

RE: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!

Unfortunately these things do occur and the airlines will do and do what they can for the passengers be arranging refreshment in the terminal or arranging hotels for the passengers,but to say its all the airlines fault is not really correct,if a crew go out of hours down route the airline can not le...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!
Replies: 27
Views: 5113

RE: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!

The point i was making is that dispite the airlines printing on tickets boarding cards the dept time and the time one should be at the gate you still get people who for what ever reason ignore the times.They then turn up late and if they have missed the flight and the bags are off loaded then they c...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Riot For BA In MCO
Replies: 100
Views: 12953

RE: Near Riot For BA In MCO

I thtink you will find that compensation will have been paid to all pax,but the premium passengers will have been give compensation plus the difference in ticket price for the whole journey. So yeah be a little pissed off but causing a riot,its not as though an airline has not informed them of equip...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!
Replies: 27
Views: 5113

RE: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!

Unfortunately zonky it does happen more often than you may think and i have been crew on a flight that due to a passenger turning up at the gate late even though the ground crew were looking for her bags, she was excepted for travel by this time we had missed our slot and picked up a 3 hour delay,ev...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!
Replies: 27
Views: 5113

RE: New Compensation Rules For All European Airlines!

ZONKY so if a passenger is late and a flight misses its slot or a pax decides not to fly after checking in and the bags have to be removed causing a flight to miss its slot delaying the flight then the airline should be able to claim compensation from that passenger,it works both ways as there are s...

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by foxiboy
Thu Feb 17, 2005 1:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports Improvement In India?
Replies: 28
Views: 2935

RE: Airports Improvement In India?

I wish they would up grade ATQ , its bad there if your there when our flight arrives shortly b4 Turkmenistan or Uzbekistan airlines, its a nightmare, not enough room for all the passengers.

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by foxiboy
Tue Feb 15, 2005 6:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I'm Tired Of BS Laws!
Replies: 39
Views: 2150

RE: I'm Tired Of BS Laws!

DALKAPA Sorry but you are wrong i dont know about main land europe but in the UK you have to be 18 to drink legally,17 to drive,age of consent is 16,18 to vote, but most of europe the age for drinking is 18.

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by foxiboy
Sun Feb 13, 2005 6:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Do You Think Of "the Police" In General?
Replies: 48
Views: 5303

RE: What Do You Think Of "the Police" In General?

Well for those who say they dont like them how many of you would call them if you were robbed etc ? or maybe we should just get rid of them then where would we be.

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by foxiboy
Sun Feb 13, 2005 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying BA? No... You're On A Charter Today..
Replies: 52
Views: 9850

RE: Flying BA? No... You're On A Charter Today..

Well if you read the small print which many people dont do then you would see that any airline can substitute another airline to operate a service,also i maybe wrong but i dont think i am <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> were giving £250 compensation + the difference in the fair to pass...

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by foxiboy
Sat Feb 12, 2005 6:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Prince Charles To Ask Camilla To Marry Him Today
Replies: 130
Views: 6312

RE: Prince Charles To Ask Camilla To Marry Him Today

And what the hell has it got to do with anyone else anyway,at the end of the day weather its the royal family or not you guys dont have the right to comment,just like they would not have the right to comment on who you shag then marry or wether your having an affair or not. Wether i agree with this ...

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by foxiboy
Tue Feb 08, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The EU Should Follow Asia's New Airport Plan
Replies: 36
Views: 5952

RE: The EU Should Follow Asia's New Airport Plan

Where would they place it as somebody has already said the channel as the busiest shipping lanes in the world SO build an airport re-route the ships or have them negotiate past an airport,also it would be to far from London for it to work,would you want to fly for 14 hours from the far east then hav...

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by foxiboy
Tue Feb 08, 2005 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Fasten Seat Belt" Light Ignored
Replies: 63
Views: 9937

RE: "Fasten Seat Belt" Light Ignored

I remember being on a flight not so long ago,from <acronym title="Tenerife Sur - Reina Sofia (TFS / GCTS), Spain">TFS</acronym> after we left the runway and were taxying to our stand at <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> passenger started getting up i was th...

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by foxiboy
Sat Feb 05, 2005 6:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do I Get My Other Half Interested In Sex Again
Replies: 40
Views: 5071

RE: How Do I Get My Other Half Interested In Sex Again

Just to say thanks to all the guys that gave good advice and there jokes with the exception of BRAVO787 mind you what can you expect from a child.
Anyways we have sat down and spoken openly and frankly and are gonna try and work thru this together.

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by foxiboy
Fri Feb 04, 2005 8:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do I Get My Other Half Interested In Sex Again
Replies: 40
Views: 5071

How Do I Get My Other Half Interested In Sex Again

This is serious guys but any ideas how to get my other half interested in sex again,we love each other and we both find each other attractive,we always tell each other we love each other do silly little things like leaving little notes around when one of us leaves for work etc,but the problem is he ...

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by foxiboy
Mon Jan 31, 2005 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Serves What On Intra-european Flights?
Replies: 12
Views: 4488

RE: Who Serves What On Intra-european Flights?

BA are another airline in europe offering food/beverage service on its inter european flights and on domestic sectors also all for free,

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by foxiboy
Mon Jan 31, 2005 6:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: European Constitution Referendum: Your Vote
Replies: 68
Views: 3435

RE: European Constitution Referendum: Your Vote

I would vote no as i dont want another country if thats the right way of putting it telling the UK what to do etc, I have spoken to friends in EIRE and everyone has said prices went up and they would love to have the punt back. I dont want the EU<acronym title="Tarom (Romania)">RO</acronym> i want t...

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by foxiboy
Mon Jan 31, 2005 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The '80s, The Best Decade For Spotting.
Replies: 32
Views: 6194

RE: The '80s, The Best Decade For Spotting.

I have to say i agree with you gu about the era and the 70s,but for me it has to be goint to <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom">MAN</acronym> and being able to walk along the piers, and in the summer waiting for the <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)"...

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by foxiboy
Thu Jan 20, 2005 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do Airlines "sanction" The Mile High Club?
Replies: 55
Views: 17227

RE: Do Airlines "sanction" The Mile High Club?

Why anyone would want to have sex in a box that someone as just shit in i will never know, just think of the germs you are picking up yuk.

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by foxiboy
Tue Jan 18, 2005 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Becoming A Flight Attendant
Replies: 14
Views: 4434

RE: Becoming A Flight Attendant

In the uk it is quite hard to get a position with an airline,at the airline i work for the last round of recriutment,we had 1000 applications,45 were invited for an interview and only 17 were offered a position. They then had to pass the training course which luckly they all did, if anyone had'nt th...

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