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by YOW346
Thu Oct 22, 2009 5:55 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: UA Economy Plus CMH-SYD (First Trip Report)
Replies: 53
Views: 18325

RE: UA Economy Plus CMH-SYD (First Trip Report)

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by YOW346
Sat Oct 17, 2009 9:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Not Quite Hell: LH Economy From FRA To HKG
Replies: 19
Views: 30069

RE: Not Quite Hell: LH Economy From FRA To HKG

I have to agree with econojetter. Your report is so refreshing. It is complete, unique, and conveys a "spirit" of content. Crafting pieces in any media that convey any emotion at all is a characteristic of advanced writing and creativity. On a related note, your photos are stunning. The colors are s...

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by YOW346
Tue Oct 06, 2009 4:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin Atlantic VS 12: 20/JUL/09: BOS-LHR: J Cabin
Replies: 25
Views: 33703

RE: Virgin Atlantic VS 12: 20/JUL/09: BOS-LHR: J Cabin

I absolutely love your trip reports. As a science student, the statistics are beautiful. Sometime they should be compiled for every airline, and we could actually have a good data set by which to select the airlines on which we fly.

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by YOW346
Fri Oct 02, 2009 12:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Taca TA040 MVD-LIM
Replies: 15
Views: 13513

RE: Taca TA040 MVD-LIM

About the cucumbers on the box------when I think of cucumbers, I certainly think of "calidad y frescura". It's a very refreshing and cooling vegetable. It also photographs well. As for the pools in the desert...the only other time I've seen something like this was throughout the desert in Utah. I wa...

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by YOW346
Fri Oct 02, 2009 12:24 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: ACC-LOS-LHR On Virgin Nigeria (Pics)
Replies: 33
Views: 33139

RE: ACC-LOS-LHR On Virgin Nigeria (Pics)

This seems terrible. Really, really, severely terrible. Do you really think those ramp workers were really "inspecting" the luggage? Seems more likely that they were "confiscating for further inspection"-----at home. Although there are a lot of things that are crazy and outrageous about this report,...

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by YOW346
Wed Sep 30, 2009 6:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: UA ALB-IAD-LAX With Pics!
Replies: 17
Views: 10040

RE: UA ALB-IAD-LAX With Pics!

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by YOW346
Sat Sep 26, 2009 7:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Toronto-Pearson To Toronto-City-Center By Plane!
Replies: 25
Views: 15558

RE: Toronto-Pearson To Toronto-City-Center By Plane!

As evidenced by my screen name, I am a true fan of <acronym title="Ottawa - Macdonald-Cartier International / Uplands (YOW / CYOW / CUUP), Canada - Ontario">YOW</acronym>. Clean, modern and spacious is correct. I know you didn't get a chance to experience it, but the transborder/pre-clearance servic...

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by YOW346
Thu Sep 24, 2009 8:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Turkish Excellence In Y NCE-IST-BJV 320, 321 &738
Replies: 23
Views: 12367

RE: Turkish Excellence In Y NCE-IST-BJV 320, 321 &738

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by YOW346
Thu Sep 24, 2009 12:39 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LNZ-FRA-HKG On LH Y
Replies: 16
Views: 10003

RE: LNZ-FRA-HKG On LH Y

beautiful photography

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by YOW346
Wed Sep 23, 2009 3:25 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Onwards & Upwards: PER-SIN In SQ's New Regional J
Replies: 28
Views: 16299

RE: Onwards & Upwards: PER-SIN In SQ's New Regional J

I love, love, love, loved it! What's life without spice? A photoessay of a trip on an airplane goes to "the next level" when it is infused with the character of the writer. That's what writing is. Transferring emotion on to the pages, NOT just letters and words. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95...

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by YOW346
Mon Sep 21, 2009 10:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Hard Landing On The A380! QF31 SIN-LHR.
Replies: 34
Views: 26583

RE: Hard Landing On The A380! QF31 SIN-LHR.

I'm pretty sure I got whiplash just from WATCHING that landing video. From an untrained perspective, let me say that again, from an untrained and uneducated perspective, it seemed like there was no reason to land that hard. The conditions were excellent. It really annoys me that pilots don't go to t...

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by YOW346
Sat Sep 19, 2009 8:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: HKG-TPE Turnaround On TG's A340-600 (33 Pics)
Replies: 20
Views: 31758

RE: HKG-TPE Turnaround On TG's A340-600 (33 Pics)

I love the A346! It is absolutely the most beautiful airplane in the world. I mean, the 747s have their appeal, but they're old. The a346 is as good as it gets! <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F soli...

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by YOW346
Mon Aug 31, 2009 11:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Heaven & Hell - SQ SIN-FRA And LH FRA-GRU
Replies: 32
Views: 20409

RE: Heaven & Hell - SQ SIN-FRA And LH FRA-GRU

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by YOW346
Tue Aug 11, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Euro Trip On CO And LH(Pics)!
Replies: 44
Views: 22658

RE: Euro Trip On CO And LH(Pics)!

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by YOW346
Tue Aug 11, 2009 1:36 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Asia 2009 - Part 6 - BA HKG-LHR - The Final Leg
Replies: 28
Views: 14715

RE: Asia 2009 - Part 6 - BA HKG-LHR - The Final Leg

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by YOW346
Tue Aug 11, 2009 1:27 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: EVA Air - Elite Class From SGN - EWR
Replies: 12
Views: 23136

RE: EVA Air - Elite Class From SGN - EWR

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by YOW346
Sat Aug 01, 2009 10:18 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My First SQ Experience - PER-SIN-EWR (J)
Replies: 16
Views: 31894

RE: My First SQ Experience - PER-SIN-EWR (J)

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by YOW346
Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:29 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Air Canada YYZ-YOW Pics
Replies: 9
Views: 12658

RE: Air Canada YYZ-YOW Pics

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by YOW346
Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AlaskaAir F Letdown; To YVR; Pics
Replies: 17
Views: 13621

RE: AlaskaAir F Letdown; To YVR; Pics

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by YOW346
Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:23 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Is This The "New Air India?" BOM-JFK On The 772LR
Replies: 31
Views: 33191

RE: Is This The "New Air India?" BOM-JFK On The 772LR

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by YOW346
Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AlaskaAir F Letdown; To YVR; Pics
Replies: 17
Views: 13621

RE: AlaskaAir F Letdown; To YVR; Pics

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by YOW346
Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: As Low As You Can Go: CX Y - HKG-LAX
Replies: 100
Views: 30923

RE: As Low As You Can Go: CX Y - HKG-LAX

Flawless English! You must be from a Commonwealth realm. I was absolutely delighted by your sharp humor. From what I gather, this report is dated, however, it is still highly entertaining. I enjoy bland trip reports, but it's always so much more fun to read a spicy one. Again, I believe you said you...

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by YOW346
Wed Feb 04, 2009 3:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Airtran SFO-ATL-MCO-ATL-SFO
Replies: 8
Views: 6977

RE: Airtran SFO-ATL-MCO-ATL-SFO

You are a fantastic writer. I think wit is really the only antidote to LCC commercial aviation  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> . Can I just acknowledge that "This was the surliest pack of trash I'd seen assembled since that day I rode my bike past the methad...

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by YOW346
Wed Feb 04, 2009 1:13 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Taca TA 575: 24/JAN/09: JFK-SAP: J Cabin
Replies: 41
Views: 33465

RE: Taca TA 575: 24/JAN/09: JFK-SAP: J Cabin

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by YOW346
Tue Feb 03, 2009 6:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific: First Class On The Legacy Milk-Run
Replies: 56
Views: 35332

RE: Cathay Pacific: First Class On The Legacy Milk-Run

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by YOW346
Tue Feb 03, 2009 2:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Surinam Airways AMS-PBM In Business
Replies: 23
Views: 32640

RE: Surinam Airways AMS-PBM In Business

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by YOW346
Tue Feb 03, 2009 2:49 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Taca TA 575: 24/JAN/09: JFK-SAP: J Cabin
Replies: 41
Views: 33465

RE: Taca TA 575: 24/JAN/09: JFK-SAP: J Cabin

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by YOW346
Mon Feb 02, 2009 8:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Taca TA 575: 24/JAN/09: JFK-SAP: J Cabin
Replies: 41
Views: 33465

RE: Taca TA 575: 24/JAN/09: JFK-SAP: J Cabin

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by YOW346
Sun Feb 01, 2009 8:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BZN-IAD On Skywest/Delta (Many Pics)
Replies: 11
Views: 12367

RE: BZN-IAD On Skywest/Delta (Many Pics)

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by YOW346
Sun Feb 01, 2009 6:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Oregon Trail | PBI - PDX On Continental
Replies: 24
Views: 13646

RE: Oregon Trail | PBI - PDX On Continental

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by YOW346
Sun Feb 01, 2009 5:31 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LAN Airlines YYZ-JFK On The Boeing 767-300ER
Replies: 15
Views: 26178

RE: LAN Airlines YYZ-JFK On The Boeing 767-300ER

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by YOW346
Fri Jan 30, 2009 5:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Surinam Airways AMS-PBM In Business
Replies: 23
Views: 32640

RE: Surinam Airways AMS-PBM In Business

Is Dutch the official language in Suriname? I've always thought it would be a great place to go. When it's -40 outside and I trace my finger along the equator of the earth on a globe, , wondering "where would be a good place to be right now?" Suriname always comes up! 1'There hasn't been much litera...

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by YOW346
Mon Jan 26, 2009 8:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific: First Class On The Legacy Milk-Run
Replies: 56
Views: 35332

RE: Cathay Pacific: First Class On The Legacy Milk-Run

CX really seems to have an interest in their F passengers completely swallowing all food onboard.  Smile I love it.

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by YOW346
Mon Jan 26, 2009 5:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Oregon Trail | PBI - PDX On Continental
Replies: 24
Views: 13646

RE: Oregon Trail | PBI - PDX On Continental

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by YOW346
Sun Jan 25, 2009 9:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Alaska Airlines Pilot Job Shadow In F + Pics
Replies: 26
Views: 20039

RE: Alaska Airlines Pilot Job Shadow In F + Pics

SCORE! I hope your teacher gave you an A. I mean, the initiative alone is worth an A. I'm so glad they treated you well. A super morbid thought, but this whole experience (I thought) is usually reserved for Make-A-Wish kids and pilot's sons/daughters. Oh, and I hate the old "frazzled" people that th...

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by YOW346
Sat Jan 24, 2009 1:44 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: ASE-YOW (DEC.) NO PICS/long
Replies: 1
Views: 3913

ASE-YOW (DEC.) NO PICS/long

I.INTRODUCTION A. BACKGROUND: My first trip report ever! I wanted to be a pilot when growing up, but I found out later I am scared of heights. Nonetheless, flying is a love of mine and every trip I take is always an exciting and pleasurable adventure. This specific trip would eventually take me to <...

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by YOW346
Fri Jan 23, 2009 10:22 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: China Airlines Cross Strait Charter To Guangzhou
Replies: 4
Views: 13245

RE: China Airlines Cross Strait Charter To Guangzhou

The fruit plane looks lovely on the outside. Although I do wonder, why? Why the fruit? A great trip report!

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by YOW346
Sun Jan 18, 2009 4:55 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Leaving Las Vegas: LAX-SYD In A On QF (long/pics)
Replies: 33
Views: 24831

RE: Leaving Las Vegas: LAX-SYD In A On QF (long/pi

Great report. I would have physically harmed that shower attendant and claimed insanity. Oh, and about the political undertones, I completely agree with you, HenkyBaby, and when I encounter that stuff, I just shrug. It's almost saddening.

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by YOW346
Fri Jan 16, 2009 2:42 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cliff Notes Version SWF-ATL-LAS
Replies: 6
Views: 5122

RE: Cliff Notes Version SWF-ATL-LAS

LHR777----Cliffnotes is a web-based service that summarizes and analyzes texts. The goal is to spare you the experience of reading the entire book while still informing you about the content. While some individuals use this to circumvent required reading in their respective fields, sometimes it is u...

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by YOW346
Thu Jan 15, 2009 11:28 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: KLM World Business Class: LIMA-AMS (pics)
Replies: 11
Views: 29531

RE: KLM World Business Class: LIMA-AMS (pics)

An excellent report! However, flying all the way down to Lima from Panama seems extreme. Are there no Mexico City-Amsterdam flights? Oh, and DJ Tiesto rocks my world.

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by YOW346
Fri Dec 26, 2008 2:58 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Dream Trip Part 2/3
Replies: 16
Views: 8936

RE: Dream Trip Part 2/3

After stints, statins, and sevoflurane come <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> F, Rolls Royce, gourmet meals, and titanium Amexes ! Did I mention your ability to provide thought-invoking trip reports with vibrance and quality? Congratulations on having a precious compilat...

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