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by AirOne
Sun Mar 01, 2015 4:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flightmemory.com Vs Other Websites
Replies: 20
Views: 10986

RE: Flightmemory.com Vs Other Websites

Also worth mentioning - if you want to switch between progams: You an import your Flight Memory data into Openflights. To do this, you just 'save as' the webpage with a list of your flight data in Flight Memory (if you have multiple pages you will have to do this for each page) and then import it un...

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by AirOne
Sun Mar 01, 2015 4:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flightmemory.com Vs Other Websites
Replies: 20
Views: 10986

RE: Flightmemory.com Vs Other Websites

Hi all - is there any way on flightdiary to upload airports or airlines it does not have programmed in? It seems smaller airlines such as Stobart Air or <acronym title="El Palomar (PAL / SADP), Argentina">PAL</acronym> Express are not options to select. Unlike FlightMemory there does not seem to be ...

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by AirOne
Tue Jul 29, 2014 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 11104

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014

Interesting points here, one thing that seems to really be an issue for used aircraft trading is book values. Many of the airlines will carry this aircraft on their books significantly above market value. Not the case across the board, but the industry standard depreciation is 25 years to a 15% resi...

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by AirOne
Tue Jul 29, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 11104

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014

A couple caveats should be noted with appraisers data, as these are just market indicators: 1) the pricing spread shown in these numbers is I am assuming really just the price based on date of manufacture, so these numbers are the range from the earliest variant manufactured to one manufactured in 2...

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by AirOne
Thu Dec 20, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Citizens Abroad And Fatca
Replies: 106
Views: 8481

RE: U.S. Citizens Abroad And Fatca

Hi All- Interesting topic as I am now an expat in London after doing the past year or so in Ireland. As part of my contract (as sometimes standard for American expats) I have my tax preparation by a major accounting firm reimbursed by the company. Here is my basic understanding of expat taxes, pleas...

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by AirOne
Sun Nov 04, 2012 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This The First MD11 To Be Scrapped?
Replies: 31
Views: 22150

RE: Is This The First MD11 To Be Scrapped?

Hi - yes, sorry I did not make a complete list of <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 operators. Of those you mentioned, do you think the airlines will put them through their next heavy check? Would the cost of the overhaul be more than the value of the aircraft? It might just be easier ...

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by AirOne
Sat Nov 03, 2012 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This The First MD11 To Be Scrapped?
Replies: 31
Views: 22150

RE: Is This The First MD11 To Be Scrapped?

This will probably start the trend of these aircraft getting scrapped. It is a dead airplane in a passenger configuration - I think KLM are the last scheduled operators of the type - besides for that I think only World Airways has 2 and that is it. They are still prevalent in cargo operations, but t...

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by AirOne
Wed Jul 04, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA GUM Expansion?
Replies: 40
Views: 9057

RE: UA GUM Expansion?

Hi All- I just transited through GUM two months ago. Flew in via the <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> leg and outbound via the <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Pearl Harbor-Hickam JB (Hickam AFB) (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Ha...

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by AirOne
Mon Oct 13, 2008 4:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moving To DC
Replies: 25
Views: 3570

RE: Moving To DC

Suprised no one has mentioned it yet. I lived in DC for 4 months on an assignment, I had an apartment right in Foggy Bottom. It was a pretty nice area, basically right on the GWU campus which made for a nice atmosphere of young people and grad students with the hospital there too. As for location, t...

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by AirOne
Tue Apr 29, 2008 10:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Booked Flights For 2008 Part 2.
Replies: 105
Views: 12297

RE: Your Booked Flights For 2008 Part 2.

2008 seems to be a busy year for me. Here is what I have: Previous: 1/10 <acronym title="Tel Aviv (-Jaffa) - Ben Gurion (Lod) (TLV / LLBG), Israel">TLV</acronym>-<acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> El Al 767 1/11 <acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywoo...

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by AirOne
Sat Dec 29, 2007 7:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Trip Reports You'd Love To See
Replies: 108
Views: 11680

RE: Trip Reports You'd Love To See

Hi,

I am flying El Al tomorrow between MIA-TLV on a 767-200. I'll try to take some pics and write a trip report when I have some time.

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by AirOne
Fri Dec 21, 2007 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Poor Experience On Delta
Replies: 52
Views: 8125

RE: Poor Experience On Delta

Hi, This was 100% your fault and not that of Delta. It is a pain to reopen the flight after it closes 30 minutes, plus if I do that once, I will have to do it for all people that showed up closely. Plus, with security and the walk to the gate it is likely you might have missed your flight anyways, a...

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by AirOne
Thu Nov 15, 2007 5:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Airport Chinese Restaurant?
Replies: 21
Views: 4374

Best Airport Chinese Restaurant?

Hi, I'm in search of some recommendations to eat at in major US Airports, especially Chinese places. I just got a new job and plan to fly about 180k a year so I'm going to be living off airport food. As for Chinese places, I have to say the Chinese place in Concourse F of <acronym title="Philadelphi...

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by AirOne
Wed Nov 14, 2007 4:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Pilot Board
Replies: 11
Views: 2387

RE: Skybus Pilot Board

Hi,

I worked for them briefly, and barely any of the pilots are from Columbus, maybe two or three, so none of them are looking to buy. They all lease their places and live with a handful of other pilots in these crash pads around the city.


AirOne

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by AirOne
Wed Nov 14, 2007 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200
Replies: 37
Views: 7660

RE: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200

Hi, Actually they are offering Birthright trips out of <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>, <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>, <acronym title="Miami - International (M...

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by AirOne
Wed Nov 14, 2007 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200
Replies: 37
Views: 7660

RE: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200

Hi, Does anyone know about the deal with EL AL and the Birthright Trips? I know that these trips take Americans between the age of like 16-26 on a free 10 day trip to Israel, and that they always fly EL AL.... This would certainly help their loads and numbers, but I wonder what sort of deal they wor...

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by AirOne
Tue Nov 13, 2007 5:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200
Replies: 37
Views: 7660

RE: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200

Hi, I am flying in Economy Class, so I won't be able to take advantage of the lie flat seat. It also seems like people are saying that all their planes have PTVs and that the 762 doesnt? I surely hope it does as it would make the 12+ hour flight go a lot faster. Also, can anyone tell me anything abo...

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by AirOne
Tue Nov 13, 2007 5:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot - Hire An English Editor
Replies: 32
Views: 3971

RE: Aeroflot - Hire An English Editor

Hi, I 100% agree with you that this makes them look unproffesional. To say otherwise would be flat out wrong. Think about this in any situation. Would you ever take you resume to a job interview looking like that, you would never get hired because it would appear that your work is of low quality. Wh...

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by AirOne
Mon Nov 12, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200
Replies: 37
Views: 7660

EL AL MIA-TLV Non Stop On A 767-200

Hi, This winter I am taking this flight 108 & 107 I believe, which is non-stop between Miami and Tel Aviv. I was looking and suprised to see it is operated by a 767-200, which seems very long for that aircraft. Also, what type of entertainment do they have on these aircraft, I'm assuming there is no...

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by AirOne
Fri Nov 02, 2007 3:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Thinking Of Dumping US FF For UA FF..advise Needed
Replies: 5
Views: 4028

RE: Thinking Of Dumping US FF For UA FF..advise Ne

Hi. I have the platinum mastercard. It is the one with the first year of no annual fee. I did this one because I mainly use my <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> Amex, so this is really just for things that dont accept Amex. But the card is 5,000 bonus miles and 1 mile for every 2 d...

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by AirOne
Fri Nov 02, 2007 3:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Thinking Of Dumping US FF For UA FF..advise Needed
Replies: 5
Views: 4028

Thinking Of Dumping US FF For UA FF..advise Needed

Hi, My main mileage accts are in <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> and <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym>. I have kept milage in US for my Star Alliance building, but it's just at around 40,000. I have heard numerous bad things about US mileage program and redemp...

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by AirOne
Sun Oct 28, 2007 3:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Does Anyone Use MilePort To Track FF Programs?
Replies: 1
Views: 5772

Does Anyone Use MilePort To Track FF Programs?

Hi, I recently have been looking into a system to keep track of all my airline miles programs. I found MilePort is a free download program that tracks them all. Does anyone have this? If so, what do you think about it? What about other programs? I have heard of awardwallet and MileTracker. What are ...

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by AirOne
Thu Oct 25, 2007 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines To Be Fined For Delays...
Replies: 49
Views: 6714

RE: Airlines To Be Fined For Delays...

This to me screams of the <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> and <acronym title="JetBlue Airways (USA)">B6</acronym> fiascos of sitting on the tarmac. A flight is on time as long as it pushes from the gate within 15 minutes of scheduled block time. This seems like people would ju...

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by AirOne
Mon Oct 08, 2007 5:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Ohio
Replies: 44
Views: 2851

RE: Aviation In Ohio

Hi, In terms of widebody and international service, Ohio is really big in the cargo dept. As mentioned above, <acronym title="Toledo - Express (TOL / KTOL), USA - Ohio">TOL</acronym> has some 747s and intl routes. But LCK is also served by Atlas Air, Kalitta Air, and Evergreen 747s all operating <ac...

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by AirOne
Thu Sep 20, 2007 7:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Website May Be Showing New Flights
Replies: 23
Views: 4244

RE: Skybus Website May Be Showing New Flights

my guess for the next cities are:

CUN
SAT
PGD
NAS

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by AirOne
Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus At IND
Replies: 6
Views: 2504

RE: Skybus At IND

The plane when there to finish some maintence (doing a gear swing), then flew back to CMH

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by AirOne
Thu Jul 05, 2007 9:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus: Will Flight Status Ever Come Back?
Replies: 41
Views: 8123

RE: Skybus: Will Flight Status Ever Come Back?

Hi, I work at skybus. The flight status was taken down because they are having issues getting the correct status to work out. Basically they are working on integrating the times from the in house flight tracking system onto the website so that you can track it. I think it should be up in the next co...

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by AirOne
Thu Jun 07, 2007 4:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Working For An Airline... In College?
Replies: 44
Views: 6324

RE: Working For An Airline... In College?

Hi, I also have found jobs for students, although all have been internships. My summers have been with NetJets, Columbus Airport Authority, and most recently Skybus Airlines. Since I go to school in Virginia, I worked for the Charlottesville Airport Authority. I would highly recommend the airport au...

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by AirOne
Mon Jun 04, 2007 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Pay Rates
Replies: 73
Views: 8549

RE: Skybus Pay Rates

Guys- To clear up a few rumors, first off many of the flight attendants are new to aviation, but many are not. I have met countless ones from JetBlue, Mesa, and a bunch of the other regionals. Many who used to had to dead head to their base can now come home every night. Also, the slaes per passenge...

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by AirOne
Thu May 31, 2007 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyBus - What Gate In FLL?
Replies: 2
Views: 2333

RE: SkyBus - What Gate In FLL?

Hi-

I believe it is gate E8.

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by AirOne
Wed May 23, 2007 7:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Is The Skybus Ops Going On Their 1st Day?
Replies: 108
Views: 14064

RE: How Is The Skybus Ops Going On Their 1st Day?

Hi, Things went very smoothly today. The loads for the first Burbank flight was 141/144, only 3 seats werent booked, although there were a number of no shows. The 5pm to Kansas City had 116/144 with some no shows. The <acronym title="Portsmouth - Pease International Tradeport (AFB) (PSM / KPSM), USA...

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by AirOne
Thu May 17, 2007 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Gets Certified
Replies: 137
Views: 9842

RE: Skybus Gets Certified

In your revenue calculation, be sure to add the money from advertising, that is a big part.

I know it is half a million for painting the fuselage per year, and the advertisements on the carpet, overhead bins, tray tables, ect.

AirOne

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by AirOne
Mon May 07, 2007 4:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CLE Opts For Half A Loaf
Replies: 35
Views: 4024

RE: CLE Opts For Half A Loaf

As for cargo, there is an airport sitting just down the road in Columbus. Rickenbacket LCK has two 12000 foot runways and more ramp space than imaginable. Why not send the cargo down there and truck it up with Forward Air to Cleveland.

AirOne

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by AirOne
Mon Apr 30, 2007 8:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Problems
Replies: 89
Views: 14581

RE: Skybus Problems

Hi,

Skybus will refund your purhcases. Even though it says they are none refundable, as long as they do not have their FAA certificate they have to refund sales. Just email them and ask for two of the refunds and they will process it for you.

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by AirOne
Fri Apr 20, 2007 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus, Any New News?
Replies: 93
Views: 8692

RE: Skybus, Any New News?

Hi, I just got an internship with them for this summer. I start in the next few weeks, i am very excited to start there and learn about them. I think they are going throught their FAA tests now and will do the proving runs real soon and start. I am not sure where the May 20th date came from, I think...

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by AirOne
Thu Apr 19, 2007 9:53 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: World's Shortest Flight On A 757
Replies: 63
Views: 17883

RE: World's Shortest Flight On A 757

Delta used to operate a 757 between <acronym title="Columbus - Port Columbus International (CMH / KCMH), USA - Ohio">CMH</acronym> and <acronym title="Covington / Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky International (Greater Cincinnati) (CVG / KCVG), USA - Kentucky">CVG</acronym>, about an hour and a half d...

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by AirOne
Mon Apr 16, 2007 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Website That Lists Past Flight Information?
Replies: 2
Views: 83887

Website That Lists Past Flight Information?

Hi, I was wondering if there is a website that lists flight information for past flights? I am trying to make a complete lists of all my flights. I have an excel sheet of all the dates, airlines, and routes...... ...i am looking for the flight numbers and aircraft equipment used for that flight... I...

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by AirOne
Sun Apr 15, 2007 5:49 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Looking For Inflight Magazines
Replies: 5
Views: 9572

Looking For Inflight Magazines

Hi, I am a collector of inflight magazines, currently I have one magazine from 530 different airlines. I am looking for anyone with inflight magazines to email me or post their list. If I need one of them, I will work out a deal to buy or trade for it. I have hundreds of timetables, safety cards, in...

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by AirOne
Sun Apr 15, 2007 5:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FlightMemory.com A Great New Tool!
Replies: 82
Views: 37854

RE: FlightMemory.com A Great New Tool!

Hi. I heard about the site here and just started today. I am still missing about 50% of my flights and was only able to put in my US Air flights and ones I booked through them. <a href="http://my.flightmemory.com/nathandickstein" target=_blank>http://my.flightmemory.com/nathandickstein</a> Everyone ...

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by AirOne
Tue Aug 15, 2006 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Terrorists Directed To Destroy U.S. Corporate Jets
Replies: 27
Views: 11118

RE: Terrorists Directed To Destroy U.S. Corporate Jets

Many private jet companies have thier own security meaures in tact. I know when I worked in operations at NetJets they had thier own security people as well as people from <acronym title="Ascension Island (Georgetown) - Wideawake (ASI / FHAW), St. Helena">ASI</acronym> and ISA who worked there too. ...

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by AirOne
Tue Aug 15, 2006 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cops Said: No Spotting At Airport
Replies: 123
Views: 16230

RE: Cops Said: No Spotting At Airport

I work in operations at an airport in Ohio. I know we occasionally get spotters, but not that often......half of our airport is amilitary base, and the other half is for commercial operations. Since the military base is here, we are probably a little more stringent but here airport property extends ...

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by AirOne
Fri Aug 04, 2006 1:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My Trip To The US, Part 2 (pics)
Replies: 7
Views: 10141

RE: My Trip To The US, Part 2 (pics)

Hi, Yes that is Rickenbacker alright. THe Google earth shot is a tiny bit outdated though because they do not have the new AirNet facilities, and the renovations on Ramp 3. The ramp towards the top of the picture is all Ohio Air National Guard stuff, then the Snow Aviation, Air Tahoma, AirNet, UPS, ...

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by AirOne
Thu Aug 03, 2006 1:25 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My Trip To The US, Part 2 (pics)
Replies: 7
Views: 10141

RE: My Trip To The US, Part 2 (pics)

Hi,

That airport you are looking at and think is Ft. Wayne is actually Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio. It is an all cargo airport with two 12,000 foot runways. I actually work there in the airport authority, and my office can be seen just north of the runways.

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by AirOne
Sun Apr 03, 2005 5:39 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: What Airline Logo Is This?
Replies: 1
Views: 8631

What Airline Logo Is This?

Hi, I have a decal sticker of an airline logo, but I have no idea which airline it is. I don't have a picture of it, but here is a description: It is a wheel with little flares coming off the sides, then in the center there are a circle and a flower in side the circle. The colors are gold with purpl...

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by AirOne
Thu Jan 27, 2005 1:21 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Timetable Collecting - Who Has Discontinued?
Replies: 13
Views: 6971

RE: Timetable Collecting - Who Has Discontinued?

Hi,

It is a worldwide timetable, 108 pages. I don't know how I got it, just found it, probably picked it up somewhere in London when I was there.

Thanks,
AirONe

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by AirOne
Thu Jan 27, 2005 6:22 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Timetable Collecting - Who Has Discontinued?
Replies: 13
Views: 6971

RE: Timetable Collecting - Who Has Discontinued?

Hi,

How much is a British Airways timetable from 2004 be worth. I just found on in my closet.

Thanks,
AirOne

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by AirOne
Mon Jan 24, 2005 10:58 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Has EBay Banned Safety Cards?
Replies: 5
Views: 6069

RE: Has EBay Banned Safety Cards?

Hi,

But many airlines send out safety cards, or flight attendants give them out. How does EBay account for this. It seems that they are still permitting safety cards, hopefully this will not change.

Thanks,
AirOne

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by AirOne
Fri Jan 21, 2005 6:35 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Has EBay Banned Safety Cards?
Replies: 5
Views: 6069

Has EBay Banned Safety Cards?

Hi, I saw some speculation in another post on here that EBay has banned safety cards. I looked on the site and there are some 400 listed, as well as about five or ten from today. I have a large collections I was planning on selling, and was wondering about this. If they are banning it, is it permene...

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by AirOne
Fri Jan 21, 2005 1:56 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: One More Time...Anyone Interested In Stuff?
Replies: 12
Views: 7977

RE: One More Time...Anyone Interested In Stuff?

Hi,

Are you sure EBay is banning safety cards? It seems that there are new listings even today.

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by AirOne
Sat Oct 16, 2004 11:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Whoa, 250 MB Of Space For Hotmail Account
Replies: 24
Views: 3713

RE: Whoa, 250 MB Of Space For Hotmail Account

Hi,

I paid Hotmail 19.95 a year and now I have 2000 MB of storage.

AirOne

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