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by c3000flyboy
Sun Oct 06, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airport Opens In Williston, North Dakota
Replies: 54
Views: 7483

Re: New Airport Opens In Williston, North Dakota

I'm sure that Allegiant will pop in there eventually. My family is from Estevan Saskatchewan just over the border and would prefer the drive to the Williston airport than to Regina.

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Sep 11, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mahan Air 747-400
Replies: 6
Views: 2567

Re: Mahan Air 747-400

Do theh actually flight fill up a 747 on domestic flights?

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by c3000flyboy
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyRegional diversion to DTW today.
Replies: 2
Views: 672

Re: SkyRegional diversion to DTW today.

Thanks very much for the quick reply!

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by c3000flyboy
Tue Aug 13, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyRegional diversion to DTW today.
Replies: 2
Views: 672

SkyRegional diversion to DTW today.

Does anyone know why?

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by c3000flyboy
Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VERY close shave with BA at Skiathos airport
Replies: 16
Views: 5747

Re: VERY close shave with BA at Skiathos airport

"confirmed through the rumour mill"

Always a solid here on Airliners.

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by c3000flyboy
Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 3 x EK 380s at YYZ right now....
Replies: 6
Views: 4058

Re: 3 x EK 380s at YYZ right now....

Thanks very much!

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by c3000flyboy
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 3 x EK 380s at YYZ right now....
Replies: 6
Views: 4058

3 x EK 380s at YYZ right now....

Any ideas on why?

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jan 24, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain plans to sink a B747
Replies: 50
Views: 12831

Re: Bahrain plans to sink a B747

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Sinking a plane to make an artificial Reef has been done before.

An ex-Canadian 737 was sunk off Canada's BC Coast to create an artificial reef.

http://artificialreefsocietybc.ca/boeing-737.html

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Q400 Program said to be sold to Viking Air
Replies: 98
Views: 17128

Re: Q400 Program said to be sold to Viking Air

Viking is backed by billionaire Thomson family cousin Sherry Brydson.
The Thomsons are Canada's richest family.

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by c3000flyboy
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Badly Named (Or Branded) Airlines.
Replies: 152
Views: 10560

Re: Badly Named (Or Branded) Airlines.

When I was a kid, I got confused with China Airlines (ROC) with Air China (PRC) I'm sure there are others out there who still get confused by the two. At least it isn't as bad as the Toronto-based Air Georgian, nothing with the American state or East European country. The Kartvelian airline is Geor...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Nov 17, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Fake Service Animals Becoming a Problem
Replies: 25
Views: 4046

Re: Fake Service Animals Becoming a Problem

Hi there - I apologize in advance for the long winded reply, this affects me. I absolutely, 100% agree. Bad apples that use websites (eBay is one) to get their certs and jackets (or even making the vests themselves!!) are ruining it for the legitimately disabled folks that really need them. Particul...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Aug 06, 2015 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Waterloo (YKF) Trying To Land New Flights
Replies: 19
Views: 4927

RE: Waterloo (YKF) Trying To Land New Flights

Hi there, I'm a 30-something and live about 45mins away from <acronym title="Kitchener - Region of Waterloo International (Waterloo - Guelph Regional / Wellington) (YKF / CYKF), Canada - Ontario">YKF</acronym>, 50mins from <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYY...

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by c3000flyboy
Fri Jun 07, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Canada's Prime Minister Gets A New Paint Job .....
Replies: 20
Views: 7232

Canada's Prime Minister Gets A New Paint Job .....

for his plane. It looks a bit US Airways to me ......

http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/stor.../06/07/pol-pm-plane-paint-job.html

[Edited 2013-06-07 09:50:27]

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by c3000flyboy
Sun Jan 22, 2012 8:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 757 Pilot Dies Inflight
Replies: 11
Views: 29087

RE: 757 Pilot Dies Inflight

I was a flight attendant for Skyservice Airlines in Canada and we had 241 seats.

I was also a flight attendant for Canada 3000 and people complained about our 228 then.

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by c3000flyboy
Mon Oct 03, 2011 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada To Fly To Accra Ghana?
Replies: 31
Views: 14798

RE: Air Canada To Fly To Accra Ghana?

**** Was there ever a time when a Canadian airline did fly to Africa? Weeeellllll, technically, Skyservice did operate for Ghana Airways operating <acronym title="Accra - Kotoka International (ACC / DGAA), Ghana">ACC</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK ...

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by c3000flyboy
Fri Sep 30, 2011 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL 777 In YYZ Yesterday. Why?
Replies: 1
Views: 2961

UAL 777 In YYZ Yesterday. Why?

Yesterday evening when returning to <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>, I noticed a United B777 having just landed. It was in the new "merged" colours. Any ideas what it was doing in <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pea...

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by c3000flyboy
Sat Sep 15, 2007 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYJ Spotters
Replies: 0
Views: 1447

YYJ Spotters

Hey there,

Any ideas on who / which company was testing out the Gulfstream on Wednesday? A few touch and goes but didn't stay around.

Regards,

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Fri May 18, 2007 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: If Cabin Crew Get Airsick...
Replies: 28
Views: 9208

RE: If Cabin Crew Get Airsick...

It's happend. Been there. Got the T-shirt. Most often when the turbulance of which you speak is occuring the seatbelt sign is on. Thus leaving the pax only the bag and us the joy of not having wait for the lav. So yes it has happened but the crew I was with always got to a lav. before having to use ...

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by c3000flyboy
Sun Mar 18, 2007 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYJ Spotters
Replies: 3
Views: 1720

RE: YYJ Spotters

Any luck? I am wondering how long it may be away for and if anyone has seen the a/c downline anywhere??

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Mar 15, 2007 8:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYJ Spotters
Replies: 3
Views: 1720

RE: YYJ Spotters

P4-PHS

You can check it out on the photo database. Additionally, it does not show up on flightaware.

Regards!

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Mar 15, 2007 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYJ Spotters
Replies: 3
Views: 1720

YYJ Spotters

I think the BBJ that is based out there is headed off on a trip today. Anyone know where it's off to???

Thanx!

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Mar 14, 2007 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Non-reving On Vancouver Based Regionals
Replies: 1
Views: 2141

RE: Non-reving On Vancouver Based Regionals

Pacific Coastal you can NOT just walk up and ask. STBY has to be booked in advance - from my experience. You can however walk up and get on STBY at HeliJet and any of the float companies (Harbour Air, Saltspring Air, Seair) out of the South Terminal. Helijet and Harbour Air serve the capital city of...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jan 11, 2007 10:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Zoom Aquiring Harmony 757
Replies: 3
Views: 2046

RE: Zoom Aquiring Harmony 757

Don't believe what you read on a flight attendant website.

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jan 11, 2007 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Seen P4-PHS (Private 737) Lately?
Replies: 6
Views: 2244

RE: Anyone Seen P4-PHS (Private 737) Lately?

Thanks for the update everyone.

Last I heard, it had headed to Europe though that was is Dec.

Thanks again.

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Jan 10, 2007 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Seen P4-PHS (Private 737) Lately?
Replies: 6
Views: 2244

RE: Anyone Seen P4-PHS (Private 737) Lately?

Sorry, I was going to upload a pic of it. However, I can't seem to figure that out. Is anyone able to load one for me?

Thanks in advance!

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Jan 10, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Seen P4-PHS (Private 737) Lately?
Replies: 6
Views: 2244

Anyone Seen P4-PHS (Private 737) Lately?

Curiouse to it's whereabouts at the moment. It usually operates out of YYJ but may be in Europe at the moment.

Thanks to those that can track it down!

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by c3000flyboy
Tue Oct 31, 2006 6:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hajj Contractors
Replies: 19
Views: 3625

Hajj Contractors

Hey there everyone,

So which companies have secured Hajj contracts for the 2006/2007 pilgrimage?

Curious to see who is hiring westerners.

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Sun Aug 13, 2006 5:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Evidence Of Defunct Airlines
Replies: 50
Views: 6581

RE: Evidence Of Defunct Airlines

I was lined up outside a gay bar in town and the queue tape and stantions were all that Canada 3000 bright red and I went back to the days! Then noticed that on the other side of the tape it actually said CANADA 3000 - blast from the past from the most unlikely of places.

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Aug 02, 2006 4:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: F/A Burn Out... How Long Is Too Long On The Job?
Replies: 22
Views: 7360

RE: F/A Burn Out... How Long Is Too Long On The Jo

Well one must always remember the glamour of our job is only from the moment you step off the crew van until you board the aircraft! You know you look great walking as a big crew through the terminal and everyone is looking at you - that's all for the glam! I have been flying for seven years and the...

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by c3000flyboy
Sat Jul 01, 2006 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chartering An Aircraft?
Replies: 4
Views: 2950

RE: Chartering An Aircraft?

Harmony has also been doing a lot of charters lately. Most recently trips to Aruba and Amsterdam. Of course they also use the 757 and can tailor the services to whatever you like. They did do a <a href="http://www.ntsearch.com/search.php?q=wedding&v=56"><a href="http://www.ntsearch.com/search.php?q=...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jun 29, 2006 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Booked Harmony YYC-YVR-YYC
Replies: 5
Views: 2098

RE: Booked Harmony YYC-YVR-YYC

Well no hot meal, but newspapers, morning snack bar from Meinhardts and a comp bar makes it more exciting. Good leg room etc.

Just flew my line in-doc the other day. Nice a/c.

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Tue May 30, 2006 10:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harmony Eyes Regional Jets
Replies: 16
Views: 3101

RE: Harmony Eyes Regional Jets

Answers Re: Harmony / Voyageur <acronym title="Calgary - International (YYC / CYYC), Canada - Alberta">YYC</acronym> Service There were recent <acronym title="Business Express (USA)">HQ</acronym> f/a interviews and during the process candidates were asked if they would be interested in working the r...

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by c3000flyboy
Fri May 19, 2006 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harmony Airways To Serve JFK & OAK
Replies: 32
Views: 6897

RE: Harmony Airways To Serve JFK & OAK

Answers Re: Harmony / Voyageur <acronym title="Calgary - International (YYC / CYYC), Canada - Alberta">YYC</acronym> Service There were recent <acronym title="Business Express (USA)">HQ</acronym> f/a interviews and during the process candidates were asked if they would be interested in working the r...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jan 26, 2006 5:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Operating KLM EBB-AMS-YVR Jan. 28/29 '06?
Replies: 4
Views: 2895

RE: Anyone Operating KLM EBB-AMS-YVR Jan. 28/29 '06?

Great SK601!! I don't really mind the 767. I enjoy the two seats by the window as there is less people to climb over when going to the lav!! Apparently, my company thinks it is funny to pick the worst seats for their staff. As such, for the return flights I have been assigned 20B or 21B (can't remem...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jan 26, 2006 3:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Operating KLM EBB-AMS-YVR Jan. 28/29 '06?
Replies: 4
Views: 2895

RE: Anyone Operating KLM EBB-AMS-YVR Jan. 28/29 '06?

Hey Lam,

Nope, I NEVER forget the ground crew!! I don't know how you manage your job sometimes!!

Keep up the good work and enjoy your day off!

Regards,

Marshall

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Jan 25, 2006 6:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Operating KLM EBB-AMS-YVR Jan. 28/29 '06?
Replies: 4
Views: 2895

Anyone Operating KLM EBB-AMS-YVR Jan. 28/29 '06?

Hi all you KLM crew! This flight attendant has been operating in the jungle (Democratic Republic of Congo) for the past two months and can't wait to get back on a great airline home to <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>!!! Ahhh civilizati...

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by c3000flyboy
Fri Nov 11, 2005 3:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FA - Trying To Become One In Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 2925

RE: FA - Trying To Become One In Canada

Check out www.flightattendants.org

At WJ you are only a part-timer for about 6 months, at least that is what was two years ago, and then on to full time.

Hope this helps.

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Sat Jun 04, 2005 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mysterious Space On 747SP
Replies: 7
Views: 5255

RE: Mysterious Space On 747SP

The 747SP I worked on was, if looking at the picture, as follows: walk down the aisle and once at the wall the aisle (as mentioned) jogs to the right where you immediatly see the <acronym title="Star Airlines (France)">2R</acronym> door and jumpseat and the galley continues through the galley to the...

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by c3000flyboy
Mon May 30, 2005 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harmony Airways Recent Cancellations
Replies: 3
Views: 1675

Harmony Airways Recent Cancellations

The website says that some flights are cxld others delayed, yesterday and today, due to unexpected maint. anyone have additional details?

The website also noted that ATA is doing a flight or two for them.

R.

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by c3000flyboy
Thu May 05, 2005 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air-Scotland To Use Tristars On Transatlantic
Replies: 61
Views: 13335

RE: Air-Scotland To Use Tristars On Transatlantic

Hey guys does anyone know if this is a wetlease with flight and cabin crew or is it just a straight dry lease?

Thanks in advance,

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Jan 13, 2005 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747SP N4522V At CVG Now!
Replies: 17
Views: 4509

RE: 747SP N4522V At CVG Now!

Hey guys, I am a flight attendant and just returned from the trip, amazing experience! We started off with the flight to Cyprus then to Hyderabad, India next to Chennai, India, then off to Colombo, Sri Lanka, back to Hyderabad, and then back to <acronym title="Covington / Cincinnati - Northern Kentu...

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Dec 29, 2004 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tsunami- Airlines Helping
Replies: 113
Views: 16754

Global Peace Initiative

The G.P.I. 747-SP will be departing <acronym title="Covington / Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky International (Greater Cincinnati) (CVG / KCVG), USA - Kentucky">CVG</acronym> for Hyderabad, India with relief volunteers and supplies. Scheduled departure Jan. 2nd, 2004 return Jan. 12th, 2004 approx. Re...

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by c3000flyboy
Wed Dec 08, 2004 11:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Was Tower Air?
Replies: 72
Views: 12408

RE: How Was Tower Air?


At one point at Canada 3000, we had to sub-contract Tower to do some of the flying. The ground agents had to tell all th pax to get their own coffee and food as the onboard crew wasn't to proud to provide it.

Just an idea.

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Sun Dec 05, 2004 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747s @ BWI
Replies: 36
Views: 3772

RE: 747s @ BWI


Hi there,

Any word on the G.P.A. aircraft? Has it moved or headed out on it's next mission?

I am surprised that this different a/c is so rarely photographed!

Anyway, thanks in advance.

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by c3000flyboy
Fri Nov 26, 2004 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL L-1011F
Replies: 11
Views: 3663

RE: JAL L-1011F

Hey I got it! Do get extra points!

Interesting how the interim has similarities.

Have a good day!

M.

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by c3000flyboy
Fri Nov 26, 2004 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 85 LHR-YVR Dec. 10th
Replies: 0
Views: 2366

BA 85 LHR-YVR Dec. 10th

Hi everyone! I am a flight attendant flying home to Vancouver from Africa (get me out of here!!!) and am curious to find out if any of you will be operating any of my flights! I fly from Liberia to Brussels on <acronym title="Sabena (Belgium)">SN</acronym> Brussels and then from Brussels to <acronym...

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by c3000flyboy
Thu Nov 11, 2004 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abidjan Situation And Airlines
Replies: 28
Views: 5425

RE: Abidjan Situation And Airlines


Even if the crew were to stay in Monrovia, which they didn't do last flight, they would have a tough time finding a place to put them. Although there are a few hotels, it is very difficult to find hotel rooms here!

R.

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by c3000flyboy
Mon Nov 08, 2004 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harmony 767 Ad
Replies: 10
Views: 3458

RE: Harmony 767 Ad

Hey Slawko, Sorry to be a beee-yatch but take a bit of your own advice eh! Regarding a comment against JetsGo, not that he's biased or anything. Slawko: "You guys really need to do some research of your own before making comments based on what people like Clive say about other airlines.... " Oh, an...

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