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by atcsundevil
Wed Sep 19, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 822
Views: 56570

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018

Yes, I can see (though I hate it) that the issue is intent. He did not intend to protest or to punish anyone or cause a delay of any type. The FAA could possibly put him on a list saying he caused a flight disruption, which he did. He would have to challenge it in court and not sure how that ruling...

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by atcsundevil
Mon Sep 17, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

Maybe MWAA is thinking ahead to a CONRAC at IAD? First, reconfigure the existing sites and free up some land, then get a financial mechanism to pay for it... They really should. The current arrangement is very outdated and inefficient. A CONRAC is a big capital investment, but it's one that pays fo...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

Arrival of first CX A350-1000 into IAD https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DnL0JqHV4AEkRou.jpg https://twitter.com/Dulles_Airport/status/1041162916089802752 Looks like the first IAD-HKG flight is delayed about four hours. Not off to a great start. I didn't realize how rough the flight times were.. Schedule...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Sep 16, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 822
Views: 56570

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018

BA744PHX wrote:
So with T3S opening later this year (i assume) will United open a lounge or no longer have a PHX location?

Delta will open a Delta Sky Club in T3S when it opens soon (will be renamed Concourse F). United will open a new United Club in T3N (will be renamed Concourse E) when it opens in two years.

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by atcsundevil
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India to re-start BOM-FRA on 788
Replies: 5
Views: 639

Re: Air India to re-start BOM-FRA on 788

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Please see the existing thread.

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by atcsundevil
Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

Board Meeting documents for next week's MWAA meeting are up: http://www.mwaa.com/about/tuesday-september-18-board-and-committee-meetings The big news is that MWAA has a buyer for the Western Lands at IAD - Digital Realty, a datacenter development firm, has an agreement to buy all of the Western Lan...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: How does one close their account?
Replies: 5
Views: 236

Re: How does one close their account?

support@airliners.net with a request to have your account deleted.
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ADrum23 wrote:
How exactly does one close their account, especially if you no longer have access to the original email you registered with?

Email support@airliners.net with a request to have your account deleted.

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by atcsundevil
Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Factual question in polls and preferences?
Replies: 1
Views: 99

Re: Factual question in polls and preferences?

I am curious... This afternoon I posted a question trying to determine which airline flew a historical route and one of the moderators decided that question did not belong in "Civil Aviation" but in "Polls and Preferences." Can a moderator explain to me how asking a question to ...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Sep 14, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge
Replies: 1726
Views: 34879

Re: Brexit Phase 3: an enthusiastic jump from the cliff-edge

Please keep the thread on topic without resorting to personal attacks or foul language. I recognize this is a divisive issue among some users, but it's still important to maintain a certain level of decorum and respect for each other, even if you disagree.

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by atcsundevil
Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 1920
Views: 242637

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

A thread over on FlyerTalk says these United aircraft have channel 9 in the seatback entertainment: sUA 777-200ERs sCO 777-200ERs sUA 777-300ERs sUA 777-200As sUA 767-300ERs sCO 767-400ERs sUA 757-200 The last four times I've asked the FA's to ask the pilots to turn on Ch. 9, the FA's have gone awa...

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by atcsundevil
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 276
Views: 21310

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

Ryanair launch Cork-Malta, x2 weekly next April and its a good schedule. Nice to see Cork’s route selection improving. Please include a source when posting info like this. It's required by forum rules. ✈️ atcsundevil The airline website http://www.ryanair.com Obviously I meant an article of some so...

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by atcsundevil
Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation
Replies: 276
Views: 21310

Re: Irish 9/18: Autumnal aviation

JAmie2k9 wrote:
Ryanair launch Cork-Malta, x2 weekly next April and its a good schedule.

Nice to see Cork’s route selection improving.

Please include a source when posting info like this. It's required by forum rules.

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by atcsundevil
Thu Sep 06, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Tropic Air: Fictitious Mauritian airline
Replies: 3
Views: 690

Re: Tropic Air: Fictitious Mauritian airline

The new airline will be focussed on providing connections to many secondary cities which yet have a potential of building up greater traffic to Mauritius due to high tourist arrivals. Also, it will offer flights between other destinations too, and will have code share partners on all routes to bene...

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by atcsundevil
Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta uncontained engine failure - ATL-MCO
Replies: 51
Views: 16261

Re: Delta uncontained engine failure - ATL-MCO

A little more information from the OP would be useful. Here is an article from FlightGlobal: https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ntsb-investigates-uncontained-delta-757-engine-failu-451730/ Summary: September 5th 2018 Delta Flight 1418: ATL-MCO (Atlanta-Orlando) Boeing 757-200 N668DN For the...

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by atcsundevil
Thu Sep 06, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Identical flight numbers on same routes at same times
Replies: 9
Views: 1568

Re: Identical flight numbers on same routes at same times

Aren't callsigns frequently changed to alphanumeric combinations, especially in crowded airspaces? Couldn't they easily change AAL15 to AAL1G to avoid confusion with JBU15? Maybe in Europe, but not usually in the US. I occasionally see some US carriers with alphanumerics, but I think they're genera...

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by atcsundevil
Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Announces EWR-PRG, EWR-NAP, SFO-AMS
Replies: 125
Views: 14707

Re: United Announces EWR-PRG, EWR-NAP, SFO-AMS

https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.usatod ... 1139537002

Just for clarification, NAP and PRG are both seasonal routes beginning in May.
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Source: https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.usatod ... 1139537002

Just for clarification, NAP and PRG are both seasonal routes beginning in May.

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by atcsundevil
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 3 New routes for UA
Replies: 50
Views: 4470

Re: 3 New routes for UA

First few posts belong in Poll forum. The rest of posts belong in Civil forum AND Site forum. UA rules EWR & SFO This is why the thread was moved; the OP arranged the structure of the topic as a poll. For users who think I'm on a "power trip", I promise you I have better things to do ...

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by atcsundevil
Wed Aug 29, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 3 New routes for UA
Replies: 50
Views: 4470

Re: 3 New routes for UA

This thread was moved to Polls, because the OP is polling users for guesses for an upcoming route announcement. The thread is now in the proper forum. The official announcement will be posted in Civ Av when it is made as usual.

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by atcsundevil
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM to retrofit cabin interiors on two-thirds of its fleet
Replies: 2
Views: 443

Re: LATAM to retrofit cabin interiors on two-thirds of its fleet

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Please refer to the topic posted last week.

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 24, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Deleting of posts by moderators
Replies: 30
Views: 3063

Re: Deleting of posts by moderators

So, is there any chance of getting a reply from Vertical Scope on this. Will email notification of post deletions be activated/reinstated? It is so frustrating to not be aware of deleted posts. I find it very hard to believe that one of the most popular, off-the-shelf systems doesn't have this opti...

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by atcsundevil
Wed Aug 22, 2018 3:02 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Deleting of posts by moderators
Replies: 30
Views: 3063

Re: Deleting of posts by moderators

So, is there any chance of getting a reply from Vertical Scope on this. Will email notification of post deletions be activated/reinstated? It is so frustrating to not be aware of deleted posts. I find it very hard to believe that one of the most popular, off-the-shelf systems doesn't have this opti...

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by atcsundevil
Tue Aug 21, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Omarosa: ends exactly how you knew it would
Replies: 330
Views: 6553

Re: Omarosa: ends exactly how you knew it would

Please stay on topic. There's no need for personal attacks. Users are expected to make a coherent argument without resorting to personal attacks; if you can't, then your argument probably unsupported by facts.

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by atcsundevil
Tue Aug 21, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: E170 declares emergency after air Marshall shows firearm to FA
Replies: 98
Views: 14993

Re: E170 declares emergency after air Marshall shows firearm to FA

Please stick to discussing this incident rather than making it a discussion about the Federal Air Marshall program. That discussion has been hashed and rehashed over the years, but if it must happen again, please do so in a more appropriate thread.

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by atcsundevil
Mon Aug 20, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 822
Views: 56570

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018

A separate thread has been started with this interesting news: EDMONTON, Aug. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Flair Airlines (Edmonton, AB), Canada's only independent low fare airline today announced it is introducing non-stop flights to six popular U.S. destinations this winter. The new routes will extend Flair'...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Aug 19, 2018 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Registration Question
Replies: 14
Views: 2177

Re: UA Registration Question

ua900 wrote:
No one's griping.

There were several comments that were removed.

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by atcsundevil
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Registration Question
Replies: 14
Views: 2177

Re: UA Registration Question

This topic is about UA registrations. Users wanting to gripe about a merger that closed eight years ago can do so in a more appropriate thread, but this topic is about UA registrations. Off topic posts will be deleted.

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by atcsundevil
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:46 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why are some threads deleted?
Replies: 3
Views: 450

Re: Why are some threads deleted?

They are probably a good 5-10 years old. I can't find when I google them also Then they certainly haven't been deleted recently! There are very few exceptions when we'd go back that far to delete anything. It may be an issue caused by the transition to Google Cloud, it could have been an issue when...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why are some threads deleted?
Replies: 3
Views: 450

Re: Why are some threads deleted?

Over time, I have noticed a bunch of my threads have been deleted. All of my DEREGULATION threads---GONE All of my AIRLINE CELEBRATION threads---GONE One thread in particular, I used to to use to find an archive link to the OLD TERMINALS site----it's GONE Here are a few of the many threads from 20 ...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

To me, the whole process of waiting on the bus added time I had never experienced at an airport in which the FIS was in the same building as the arrival gate. In May, I landed at ATL and had gone through customs and rechecked my bag within 25 minutes of exiting the aircraft. 25 minutes after disemb...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 17, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Air Force One in Colombia?
Replies: 11
Views: 1020

Re: Air Force One in Colombia?

Spotted the USA 747 at the Bogotà airport this morning, out by the hangars with the military aircraft. Is this real deal? Or an older version getting service/repurposing? (Just joined, don’t know how to post photo on mobile) AF1 is not in Columbia. A look on SkyVector for a TFR in the northern New ...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 17, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

When I landed at Gate A23 on Air France, we exited the plane and went down a short hallway right into one of the buggies, which took us across to the main terminal (near the Z gates) for customs. I can't imagine this is the procedure for every international arrival, though. Seems hopelessly ineffic...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

Saw some interesting action the other day at DCA: 1) Rapidly shifting winds causing all the anticipated Rwy 1 departures to be rejected (10+ knot tail wind) and all the aircraft taxiied up 1/19 to prepare for Rwy 19 departures. Looked like a conga line. 2) Saw a departure off Rwy 22 for the first t...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 286
Views: 22814

Re: DC/VA/MD Aviation Thread - 2018

While F9 hasn't yet announced any plans to re-enter BWI, F9 used to serve BWI in the past, and F9 has also recently re-entered (or already announced plans to re-enter) other destinations that it previously pulled out of. If F9 re-enters BWI, F9 could possibly add nonstop service to AUS, CVG, JAX, M...

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by atcsundevil
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: When will this website be upgraded to https?
Replies: 13
Views: 934

Re: Why no SSL for airliners.net?

When will this website be upgraded to https? I don't understand why Airliners.net has not yet implemented their SSL? With all of the major changes (i.e. Google requiring it), why has Airliners.net not implemented one? An SSL costs $8.99/year and takes about 30 minutes of a developers time to implem...

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by atcsundevil
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did a Delta A350 fly over North Korea to Seoul?
Replies: 7
Views: 3555

Re: Did a Delta A350 fly over North Korea to Seoul?

We've had threads like this in the past, and it's caused a lot of confusion. Flight trackers that rely on ADS-B will project the flight path when out of range of an ADS-B receiver. This can be altered in the settings by turning off or adjusting the projection estimation. That estimate isn't based on...

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by atcsundevil
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Flew Over Baltimore 8/12?
Replies: 2
Views: 1668

Re: What Flew Over Baltimore 8/12?

Does anyone know what flew over Baltimore this afternoon around noon with afterburners? It sounded like it took off from Martin State and flew over Parkville heading south. I ran outside, but wasn't in time to see it. It was loud enough for all the neighbors on the street to come outside and ask ea...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Aug 12, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Closing of Threads in Civil Aviation Forums
Replies: 9
Views: 798

Re: Closing of Threads in Civil Aviation Forums

Threads are locked for numerous reasons whether that be a new edition, bumped threads, threads going off topic, personal attacks, etc. While as a user you may think everything has removed that has violated a rule in one way or another we as moderators have access to those deleted posts which are no...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why was the thread on BA deboarding a family moved from the Civil Aviation forum?
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Why was the thread on BA deboarding a family moved from the Civil Aviation forum?

The only explanation I have received is 'because the mod decided so'. Oh and the travel forum has less than 10% as many posts and topics as the Civ Av forum. As the moderator who moved it, the thread was reported of which the reporter suggested it was suited better to the Travel, Polls and Preferen...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 705
Views: 93294

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

Can someone explain why they didn’t shoot this plane down immediately? It’s a confirmed hijacked plane, flown erratically by a suicidal man over innocent people. What exactly were they waiting for? Engaging in a target of interest is a HUGE decision, so it's not exactly that simple. They would need...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 705
Views: 93294

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

Can someone explain why they didn’t shoot this plane down immediately? It’s a confirmed hijacked plane, flown erratically by a suicidal man over innocent people. What exactly were they waiting for? Engaging in a target of interest is a HUGE decision, so it's not exactly that simple. They would need...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 705
Views: 93294

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

Controllers are offered (paid) trauma leave after serious incidents. It can be up to 45 days with counseling if the controller opts for it. More often than not, many controllers will only take a few days at most. Interesting. I was a 911 operator in college.....talked through many suicides (and att...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why was the thread on BA deboarding a family moved from the Civil Aviation forum?
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Why was the thread on BA deboarding a family moved from the Civil Aviation forum?

Given the vast disparity in participation levels between the two forums, moving it seems to be very convenient way of avoiding serious discussion on the topic. At the very moment there is front page thread on Civ Av forum that discusses a deboarding incident with AA. How is this any different? Firs...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 705
Views: 93294

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

I really hope the ATC guy gets a lot of help with this, he would be pretty cut up at a guess having spoke to Rich for so long... Wes... Controllers are offered (paid) trauma leave after serious incidents. It can be up to 45 days with counseling if the controller opts for it. More often than not, ma...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 705
Views: 93294

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

Would ATC get training on how to deal with a pilot (rogue or otherwise) that is flying in an imbalanced state? The controller seemed to do a really good job. Controllers are trained to quickly recognize abnormal behavior and situations, and to act accordingly. A huge part of training is recognizing...

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by atcsundevil
Sat Aug 11, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Why was the thread on BA deboarding a family moved from the Civil Aviation forum?
Replies: 15
Views: 700

Re: Why was the thread on BA deboarding a family moved from the Civil Aviation forum?

Fair enough, but why should it be moved from the Civil Aviation forum? Moderators move threads to the forum they deem most appropriate. I agree with the determination by that moderator that it be moved. Some people seem to view topics being moved out of Civ Av as a sleight, but it isn't — other for...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 1920
Views: 242637

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

It makes me nuts too. I want to make a mock Polaris ad of a business man in a suit in a jet bridge after deplaning with really bad bed head hair: Polaris, $7,400 from EWR, but no more comb in the amity kit” Funny you say that. I just got off a Thai flight this week (in their new A350, which was alr...

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by atcsundevil
Thu Aug 09, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Change your forum name or merge accounts
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Re: Change your forum name or merge accounts

If I keep the old account can I change the name at least to the new one? We can merge forum posts from one account to another, but it's a bit tedius. It's fine for just a few posts, but because we have to do it for every individual post, transferring posts from one account to another isn't an optio...

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by atcsundevil
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Change your forum name or merge accounts
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Re: Change your forum name or merge accounts

If I keep the old account can I change the name at least to the new one? We can merge forum posts from one account to another, but it's a bit tedius. It's fine for just a few posts, but because we have to do it for every individual post, transferring posts from one account to another isn't an option.

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by atcsundevil
Thu Aug 09, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 822
Views: 56570

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018

I’m not sure on why people have so much disdain for Frontier? They know they jump around - that’s their business model. I’d think people would appreciate the additional options out of PHX. I actually had a great round trip on them last year PHX-SEA-PHX and the price was great. The next time I plann...

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by atcsundevil
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 822
Views: 56570

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2018

Frontier adds MSN, GRR, RSW & ORF seasonal from November https://www.azcentral.com/story/travel/airlines/2018/08/07/frontier-adds-phoenix-flights-madison-grand-rapids-norfolk-fort-myers-2018/922234002/ Looks like their route planners pulled out the old dart board again. I'll be shocked if any o...

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