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by EMAman
Sun Mar 05, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia Airlines outlines initial A350 operations
Replies: 10
Views: 5701

Re: Malaysia Airlines outlines initial A350 operations

NichCage wrote:
There's something that I'm wondering about. Will Malaysia Airlines resume AMS, CDG, and FRA with the A350 in the future?

Why are the A350's delayed?


My question exactly, I hope so but don't think it will happen quickly or all at once.

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by EMAman
Mon Jan 16, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: List of busiest airports in Europe (2016)
Replies: 63
Views: 20026

Re: List of busiest airports in Europe (2016)

MaxTrimm wrote:
Wow! IST about to pass FRA.


It did pass FRA in 2015, it has dropped back down - perhaps unsurprisingly. The tourist numbers must have dropped.

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by EMAman
Sat Dec 24, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stewardess who survived 30,000ft fall in 1972 dies
Replies: 35
Views: 16137

Re: Stewardess who survived 30,000ft fall in 1972 dies

I once read that there was some controversy as to how far she actually fell, and there was some rumour that the aircraft descended to a far lower altitude intact before it broke up. Sorry cant quote the source, but it is a point for discussion if anyone knows more... I believe that the aircraft did ...

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by EMAman
Sat Jun 04, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

I have definately already decided that the Egyptian findings could well be politically biased, and they have a long history of not accepting or disseminating the truth in air accident investigations. MS990 was a prime example, but also they struggled to accept overwhelming evidence of terrorism re M...

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by EMAman
Sat Jun 04, 2016 7:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Indy" class="quote" target="_blank">Indy</a> (<a href="#142" class="quote">Reply 142</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I doubt you are wro...

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by EMAman
Fri Jun 03, 2016 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CO953" class="quote" target="_blank">CO953</a> (<a href="#137" class="quote">Reply 137</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I share that frus...

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by EMAman
Thu May 26, 2016 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/na" class="quote" target="_blank">na</a> (<a href="#79" class="quote">Reply 79</a>):<br/><i>As in recent years several airliners have disappeare...

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by EMAman
Wed May 25, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rcair1" class="quote" target="_blank">rcair1</a> (<a href="#73" class="quote">Reply 73</a>):<br/><i>Analysis shows that, even if they had divert...

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by EMAman
Wed May 25, 2016 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Does Obesity Cost Airlines?
Replies: 43
Views: 11538

RE: How Much Does Obesity Cost Airlines?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/czbbflier" class="quote" target="_blank">czbbflier</a> (<a href="#42" class="quote">Reply 42</a>):<br/><i>I, for one, would be idly curious to k...

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by EMAman
Wed May 25, 2016 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cat3appr50" class="quote" target="_blank">cat3appr50</a> (<a href="#68" class="quote">Reply 68</a>):<br/><i>Actually Oxygen is not a “flammable ...

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by EMAman
Wed May 25, 2016 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

Is it likely that the Greeks are interpreting primary radar data, where as the Egyptians are only reading secondary radar data - where perhaps the transponder did stop transmitting at FL370 - perhaps as a result of the cascading system failures? In fact both sources of information are correct, but t...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/maartent" class="quote" target="_blank">maartent</a> (<a href="#54" class="quote">Reply 54</a>):<br/><i>Well, it is not in the middle of a huge ...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NG4 Disaster: 25th Anniversary
Replies: 23
Views: 7498

RE: NG4 Disaster: 25th Anniversary

I would perhaps add that this was the only real mass fatality B767 disaster in history - that was the fault of the aircraft.

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/maartent" class="quote" target="_blank">maartent</a> (<a href="#54" class="quote">Reply 54</a>):<br/><i>I lost track in the bunch of posts, but ...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NG4 Disaster: 25th Anniversary
Replies: 23
Views: 7498

NG4 Disaster: 25th Anniversary

The 25th anniversary of the Lauda Air Flight NG4 disaster is looming on 26th May. I remember the day well, as a 10 year old I was already highly interested in aviation. In 2009 it also became my daughters birth date, so will never forget the date. RIP to all 223 on board, sadly lost but never forgot...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/giopan1975" class="quote" target="_blank">giopan1975</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i>Well, if the Greeks are wrong, then ...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 4:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/litz" class="quote" target="_blank">litz</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>This is the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. It'...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Does Obesity Cost Airlines?
Replies: 43
Views: 11538

RE: How Much Does Obesity Cost Airlines?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SCQ83" class="quote" target="_blank">SCQ83</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>It is not discriminatory, unless you have a si...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Does Obesity Cost Airlines?
Replies: 43
Views: 11538

RE: How Much Does Obesity Cost Airlines?

I find this a bit of a discriminatory question really. You could easily ask how much do small and thin people save airlines? Also, you could ask how much does having to lug wheelchairs everywhere cost airlines? How much do sex and race discrimination claims cost airlines? Do they complain when an ob...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

I am far from an expert in the kind of forensic analysis required on the bodies, however more than burns and disintegration will be needed to prove that, as this could have been caused by the plane breaking up at 10000 ft, or indeed the impact forces on the water. I seriously hope the French are inv...

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by EMAman
Tue May 24, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/giopan1975" class="quote" target="_blank">giopan1975</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>The ACARS messages may be consistent...

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by EMAman
Sun May 22, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 4

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/chrisp390" class="quote" target="_blank">chrisp390</a> (<a href="#111" class="quote">Reply 111</a>):<br/><i>The evidence everyone else has prese...

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by EMAman
Sat May 21, 2016 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 4

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Revelation" class="quote" target="_blank">Revelation</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Bringing an explosive device that ap...

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by EMAman
Fri May 20, 2016 11:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AR385" class="quote" target="_blank">AR385</a> (<a href="#213" class="quote">Reply 213</a>):<br/><i>Just a guess on my part, but I still remain ...

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by EMAman
Fri May 20, 2016 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/alfa164" class="quote" target="_blank">alfa164</a> (<a href="#99" class="quote">Reply 99</a>):<br/><i>If it was an explosion at the rear bulkhea...

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by EMAman
Fri May 20, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hilram" class="quote" target="_blank">hilram</a> (<a href="#87" class="quote">Reply 87</a>):<br/><i>ISIS has already claimed responsibility, but...

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by EMAman
Fri May 20, 2016 7:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

One point which does confuse me is that the ELT beacon was picked up 2 hours after it disappeared? would it not go off on impact? is this an error due to time difference of 2 hrs between egyptian time and GMT? I am confused as to why it would take 2 hours to go off.

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by EMAman
Fri May 20, 2016 7:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MSYPI7185" class="quote" target="_blank">MSYPI7185</a> (<a href="#69" class="quote">Reply 69</a>):<br/><i>I admit terrorism comes to mind first ...

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by EMAman
Thu May 19, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jpetekyxmd80" class="quote" target="_blank">jpetekyxmd80</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>It's rather shocking to me that ...

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by EMAman
Thu May 19, 2016 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CF-CPI" class="quote" target="_blank">CF-CPI</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>I can imagine random debris being mistaken for...

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by EMAman
Thu May 19, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 75799

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sierrakilo44" class="quote" target="_blank">sierrakilo44</a> (<a href="#172" class="quote">Reply 172</a>):<br/><i>Why? They can shift the blame ...

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by EMAman
Mon May 02, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To Commence 7th Daily BKK Effective 01 JUL '16
Replies: 45
Views: 12622

RE: EK To Commence 7th Daily BKK Effective 01 JUL '16

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/goldorak" class="quote" target="_blank">goldorak</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>Of course it is (and not only from Europ...

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by EMAman
Fri Apr 29, 2016 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Pilot Flies Drunk
Replies: 50
Views: 17557

RE: B6 Pilot Flies Drunk

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/26point2" class="quote" target="_blank">26point2</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i>...or Mormans. But this won't help eithe...

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by EMAman
Fri Apr 29, 2016 8:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Pilot Flies Drunk
Replies: 50
Views: 17557

RE: B6 Pilot Flies Drunk

Quoting blacksoviet (Reply 8): .111 really isn't that much over the legal limit. Anything over is too much "Who knows what kind of stress he was under. He could have had family problems". Don't care, no excuse to put 100+ lives at risk "As long as he flew and landed the plane safely and without inci...

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by EMAman
Thu Apr 28, 2016 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Pilot Flies Drunk
Replies: 50
Views: 17557

RE: B6 Pilot Flies Drunk

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blacksoviet" class="quote" target="_blank">blacksoviet</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>.111 really isn't that much over the...

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by EMAman
Tue Apr 12, 2016 8:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Aborts Take-off To Allow A Final Good-bye
Replies: 30
Views: 21384

RE: Etihad Aborts Take-off To Allow A Final Good-bye

When I switched BBC website on earlier and the first thing I saw was a full page spread of an etihad jet, I thought...oh dear and dreaded a major disaster The story itself was partly a relief, but nonetheless a ver sad story, but great to see some humility and consideration on the part of etihad, fa...

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by EMAman
Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: This July Will Be The 20th Anniversary Of TWA 800
Replies: 20
Views: 3194

This July Will Be The 20th Anniversary Of TWA 800

20 years whips by so quickly!

also, MH17 and TAM3054 crashed on 17th Jul

TWA800 victims are always worth remembering, even if it is 3 months early.... so RIP to all

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by EMAman
Mon Mar 28, 2016 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Will Be The Downfall Of EK?
Replies: 182
Views: 31454

RE: What Will Be The Downfall Of EK?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/shankly" class="quote" target="_blank">shankly</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i>Did Malaysia fold after 370/17? As good as...

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by EMAman
Mon Mar 28, 2016 11:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Will Be The Downfall Of EK?
Replies: 182
Views: 31454

RE: What Will Be The Downfall Of EK?

Biggest risks are: 1. Continued political instability in the ME<acronym title="North American Airlines (USA)">NA</acronym> region and potentially what could happen in UAE one day? 2. Some kind of terrorist targeting / repeat incidents - perhaps in the UAE even if not at the airline itself 3. One or ...

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by EMAman
Wed Mar 23, 2016 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BRU - Should Security Be Changed At Airport?
Replies: 54
Views: 9833

RE: BRU - Should Security Be Changed At Airport?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rukundo" class="quote" target="_blank">rukundo</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>No it's very expensive. I work as security...

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by EMAman
Wed Mar 23, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Yet Another New MH370 Part?
Replies: 320
Views: 44236

RE: Yet Another New MH370 Part?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/gzm" class="quote" target="_blank">gzm</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i>Now,are we talking about toilets? Please,this is b...

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by EMAman
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BRU - Should Security Be Changed At Airport?
Replies: 54
Views: 9833

RE: BRU - Should Security Be Changed At Airport?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Beatyair" class="quote" target="_blank">Beatyair</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Will today's events change how law ...

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by EMAman
Mon Mar 21, 2016 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TG To Remove A380 From FRA Route?
Replies: 15
Views: 8997

RE: TG To Remove A380 From FRA Route?

what happened to the LHR route in the end, from memory not clear if reduced to 1xD or not?

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by EMAman
Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TG Posts 4Q15 Profit Of 4 Billion Baht
Replies: 17
Views: 3474

RE: TG Posts 4Q15 Profit Of 4 Billion Baht

great news, im glad to see this beautiful airline 'flying' again. Best cabin service in the world.

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by EMAman
Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would You Fly The Worlds Worst Airline?
Replies: 50
Views: 16940

RE: Would You Fly The Worlds Worst Airline?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CrimsonNL" class="quote" target="_blank">CrimsonNL</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I find this whole "World's Worst Airline...

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by EMAman
Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 747s At LGW.
Replies: 26
Views: 7208

RE: BA 747s At LGW.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JosephJarvis" class="quote" target="_blank">JosephJarvis</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>That's cool, do you know what ye...

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by EMAman
Fri Feb 12, 2016 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 747s At LGW.
Replies: 26
Views: 7208

RE: BA 747s At LGW.

Up until the end of the 90's or early 2000's <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> had a big long haul op at Gatwick. They only have a small amount of US and carribean (leisure routes) there now, which are 777. All of the principle long haul routes were in some cases scrapped - destinations ...

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by EMAman
Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed:Garuda Moves To Heathrow By 31 March
Replies: 34
Views: 10802

RE: Confirmed:Garuda Moves To Heathrow By 31 March

So did anyone actually establish if GA are coming to LHR with their own metal, or is this just an etihad codeshare?

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by EMAman
Thu Jan 14, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did The BAC 1-11 End Up In Nigeria?
Replies: 21
Views: 7481

RE: Why Did The BAC 1-11 End Up In Nigeria?

I cant believe it has been 25 years now since the 1-11 was a regular visitor at <acronym title="Birmingham - International (Elmdon) (BHX / EGBB), United Kingdom">BHX</acronym>, never got to fly on one though. I guess they ended up in Nigeria as they were sold cheaply and they met the demands of big ...

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by EMAman
Wed Jan 06, 2016 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Are Six Malaysian Airbus A380-800 Doing?
Replies: 29
Views: 18694

RE: How Are Six Malaysian Airbus A380-800 Doing?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rbavfan" class="quote" target="_blank">rbavfan</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>You do realize more than 1 airline over th...

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