jumbojet wrote:All I could think of...scbriml wrote:So I can't take my emotional support giraffe on my next United flight? Outrageous.
Seriously, who has a giraffe as a pet to begin with?
This makes sense that it'll be Boeing. Boeing's headquarters is in Everett which is closer to the Vancouver Metro Area than Downtown Seattle. I went by car from Abbotsford to Seattle and the drive from Abbotsford to Everett takes about 2 hours. Which company wouldn't want to be close to their corpo...Jump to post
Sorry to burst everyone's bubble, it is probably a 2nd or 3rd tier supplier rather than any 1st tear engine or airframe oem. Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk That doesn't fit the dollar or employee amounts... The A220 line in Mobile for example is estimated at $250-350 million in construction...Jump to post
Is Boom selling enough aircraft to keep 10,000 people employed? Well, its says "Depending on which of two options they choose, this opportunity could be $125 million investment and 7,000 new jobs or $830 million investment and 10,000+ new jobs," so sounds more like optimistic sales outloo...Jump to post
AC enjoys various “legacy” advantages for having previously been government owned. The quid pro quo is having to abide by the Act that still governs them, and that means a heightened level of bilingual service compared to other Cdn domiciled airlines. If AC were prepared to give up some of the lega...Jump to post
And there you go... Making the assumption that sinks you... Heavy doesnt necessarily mean fat. And nothing you said covers any of the points I've made before. Nor does an amusement park or skydiving fall under interstate commerce rules. Would you like to try again? Sent from my ONEPLUS A5000 using T...Jump to post
I don’t know. Unlike race or gender (or whatever) weight has a specific impact on safety and performance. Also, discrimination only means making a decision based on criteria. Like, choosing whether to take off with or without fuel. It’s only illegal if you discriminate based on things that don’t af...Jump to post
Ok let me explain something... The second any public or private enterprise engaged in interstate commerce tries to charge a customer (note specifically customer in this case refers to a single person) more or less on body weight they are going to get smacked with a discrimination lawsuit, there are...Jump to post
Ok let me explain something... The second any public or private enterprise engaged in interstate commerce tries to charge a customer (note specifically customer in this case refers to a single person) more or less on body weight they are going to get smacked with a discrimination lawsuit, there are ...Jump to post
Unfortunately due to how the phone system works... no they aren't going away or even going to get better. The problem is the phone system was never intended to deal with number spoofing, super codes and caller ID cloning, nor was number cloning supposed to be something non-carrier entities were supp...Jump to post
If you are overweight at all they will recommend against it until you loose weight... unless you start having complications. Otherwise yes it is simple, day surgery usually, I had a bit of pain after for a few days but had not trouble getting around or in/out of bed, though it depends on the exact l...Jump to post
You forgot something.. Montreal Mirabel 1 fal (a220) Mobile adding 1 fal (a220) I've also seen rumors posted elsewhere that when 380 production wraps up production at Toulouse will be moved around to create another 32x line and a 3rd 220 line... I don't know if a beleive fully but there will be some...Jump to post
Passengers of the SSUS called her bland and antiseptic overall... Where did you get that from? One example https://maritimematters.com/2012/09/ss-united-states-pilgrimage-part-one-a-look-inside/ "Considered sterile by many at the time, her interiors were composed of fireproof materials and hea...Jump to post
Fact is SSUS (SS United Stated will be so referred to here-in) probably can't be anything but either a reef or scrap... Sitting in the elements for decades, no fittings anymore, would need a total interior refit, new electrical, probably totally new propulsion, the cabins would not stand up to moder...Jump to post
Core economy traffic between the UK and Canada has been in general decline for thirty years ! The heydays were the seventies and early eighties with dozens of VFR flights the Toronto from just about every paved 7500’ + runway.here. Was there ever a non-stop to YYZ from BFS? On BA or AC, no. TS has ...Jump to post
bob75013 wrote:by738 wrote:....or Boeing offering earlier delivery slots due to the increasing number of cancelled orders..
What cancelled orders are they?
There's flyadeal and ..... what?????
If I´m not wrong the A310 gets its name from A300 minus 10 , the amount of frames removed from the fuselage to make it shorter. And it became A310 I have never heard this before. The A300B series started as the A300B1, then the A300B2 then A300B4, etc. What eventually became the A310 started as the...Jump to post
The only 'western' aircraft in production that is roughly the same size as a CR2 or ERJ is an ATR 42. Problem is, US carriers (save for AS) have become averse to turboprops. Most EAS though can migrate to non-mainline airlines... Silver, Boutique, etc... all of which seem more comfortable with prop...Jump to post
NCL Epic has to be one of the ugliest ships afloat. Weird design in the cabins also which is why only one was ever put into the fleet. Feedback was quite negative at the time of launch from passengers. Indeed, weird curved walls, exposed showers, beds that are too short for anyone taller than 5'9.....Jump to post
What seating did BA use on the 757s? 18 F (recliners, not sleepers) and 141Y. There was no J. The flights flew YYZ-JFK-BHX-JFK-YYZ with fifth freedom rights between YYZ and JFK. Must have been a fun way to get to New York! An interesting piece of history You could also "Scissor" at JFK on...Jump to post
YYZ used to get it on at least one daily rotation in the summer at the very least. YVR used to be double daily in summer, now 380 but back to the Queen for winters. Once upon a time (late 90s) YYZ got as much as 17 weekly Speedbirds operated by 741/742... those were the good old days as they say. A...Jump to post
The Vette is supposed to be a straight line car, not a cornerer... I wish they'd move it back to it's classic ideals and stop trying to be a semi-super car/euro-sport competitior. GM doesn't agree with you. Hence why it became a very successful race car. As for a straight line car, how good in a st...Jump to post
As a classic Vette fan... its slightly less ugh than the C7 but still doesn't look or feel "Vette" to me. Give me a C2, C3 or a C5 anyday (or even a C4 or C6... if i must) over either. The C8 looks more like a Camaro redesign than a Vette... better yet call it the new Trans-Am, revive that...Jump to post
Reserved first class seats and higher being reserved on trains has been common for a very long time as has been said. In fact i don't remember if I've ever traveled unreserved on a train in First on VIA except once when the computers were down, even then everyone pretty much did their assigned seat....Jump to post
71--78 they had the one 747-127 N601BN, but in 78 they leased 3 and and bought another -100 used, then it just went up from there until 81 when they were dumped off except 3 (the original -127, a -227B and an SP) that lived until the shutdown. BN's 747s (actually delivered) by entry date: N601BN, 74...Jump to post
Trying something new...
Worth trying or? Still trying to get a idea of calibrating colors and sharpness for here.
Any update on WN to Toronto?... BUF. Except for very rare exceptions, it is unlikely someone from Toronto would drive to Buffalo to fly to the United States. (The reasons why have been hashed about this site for a decade so I won't repeat them all). Oddly enough, people here seem to forget what mad...Jump to post
Because, on the few routes that need more capacity than a 777-200ER/LR, the 777-300ER can carry basically the same passenger load as a 744, with less fuel burn, more range, commonality with the 777-200 and a host of other reasons. And ETOPS is basically a non-starter for US airlines now. So why woul...Jump to post
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Well I guess they got their money's worth from them. But still...
With Lithium-Ion thermal protection on those cells is very important... overheating Li-Ion cells can lead to catastrophic failure, explosion, fire, etc... It sounds like here it slipped into the gap between the cushions while "in use" (cells active, some always are even when not in use), n...Jump to post
Yeah, by racists and violent far left anarchists.
SpaceshipDC10 wrote:The 747s that were seen in Eastern's livery were in fact leased from Pan Am.
Gas stoves are inferior to electric stoves. Electric stoves are safer, more reliable, simpler, and are better for the environment. Umm... For modern applicances... Simpler is actually false, they are very similar except the heating element vs burner... Which are about the same in complexity. They b...Jump to post
Well... I wonder what this will mean for the First Air/Summit ARJ service? My guess is it will end (the ARJ will be replaced by 737-300 services)? I don't like this personally... fares up in the far north are really high already, they are just going to go up more from this... I wonder if Air North w...Jump to post
I can't update my email address. I realised I wasn't getting screener emails today so I checked and my email address for some reason was one I have not used in a decade and know I've changed... Tried to change it, but when I do the email confirmation I get a 404 error. Missed screener email because ...Jump to post
Nah... basketball doesn't have fans in Canada... Mwahahahaha They are estimating OVER 2 million people along the parade route. Sucks if you were flying Porter today! WE THE NORTH https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190617/be0ef7bd7aec0313017a38dc193ee388.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190617/...Jump to post
...against a severely depleted Warriors team. If Durant and Thompson play the whole series, GS would have won in no more than 5 games. Despite the historical nature of the win, I think history will attach a huge asterisk on their title. ILL Congrats, you’re a badass. Point to any post where I said ...Jump to post
Let me make this simple for you: Injuries are part of the game, PERIOD. You are the one conflating everything else If you can't accept that people get injured, stop watching sports. I never said they were all equal, I said they all deserve respect for their abilities and achievements. Also I have a ...Jump to post
Who's said he was... No you are making assumptions. My favorite player btw is Pascal Siakam, who I've watched come up via the Raptors 905. The fact that you are missing the point entirely to return to your assurtion over and over shows you can't call players anything close to human. You are the type...Jump to post
Now you just sound like a sore loser... An injury is an injury and it's part of the sport of basketball ( or any really ) and any claim otherwise is an insult to all the players who play the game. Saying this player was less important to that team than that player is to this team is nothing less tha...Jump to post