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by Razza74
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread - April 2020
Replies: 1158
Views: 117788

Re: Australian Aviation Thread - April 2020

Just a thought

How about the whole VA falling apart and resurrection be moved to a purpose thread, I know there is not much happening due to COVID-19 but there seems to be enough discussion to warrant it's own thread

Regards
Reinaard

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by Razza74
Mon May 13, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What comes after the B797 ??
Replies: 78
Views: 11535

Re: What comes after the B797 ??

why not 7107, 7117, 7127, 7137 etc

Razza74

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by Razza74
Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread - July 2018
Replies: 641
Views: 66824

Re: Australian Aviation Thread - July 2018

Looks like VOZ697 MEL-PER is returning to MEL

https://www.flightradar24.com/VOZ697/1d3eb2aa

Razza74

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by Razza74
Fri Nov 25, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 147
Replies: 294
Views: 32772

Re: Australian Aviation Thread Part 147

All fun and games at PER tonight with QTR905 performing a missed approach and strangely ETD461 MEL-AUH is not stopping in PER

Razza74

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by Razza74
Sun Jun 05, 2016 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Considering A350-900LR Or 777-8
Replies: 62
Views: 19034

RE: Qantas Considering A350-900LR Or 777-8

PER will only work if there is terminal consolidation as the current setup is too onerous on fast passenger transfers

Razza74

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by Razza74
Wed May 04, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 140
Replies: 201
Views: 21180

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 140

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/soyuz" class="quote" target="_blank">soyuz</a> (<a href="#34" class="quote">Reply 34</a>):<br/><i>Thanks for providing that! The night time arri...

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 26, 2016 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 138
Replies: 202
Views: 19749

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 138

Looking forward to May 15th - An225 will land at <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> <a href="http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/wa/a/31190670/date-set-for-arrival-of-worlds-biggest-plane-in-perth/" target="_blank">http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/wa/...-of...

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by Razza74
Wed Mar 23, 2016 1:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 138
Replies: 202
Views: 19749

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 138

Tonight's QR902 DOH-PER due in 21:50, 3 hours behind schedule

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by Razza74
Sun Feb 21, 2016 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136
Replies: 207
Views: 26325

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136

Looking forward to having a day off to see this

http://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/3...0945/world-s-biggest-plane-on-way/

Razza74

[Edited 2016-02-20 17:36:52]

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by Razza74
Wed Feb 17, 2016 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136
Replies: 207
Views: 26325

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136

https://www.youtube.com/user/Qantas

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by Razza74
Tue Feb 09, 2016 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136
Replies: 207
Views: 26325

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136

Looking forward to the 23:45 SA281 A343 departure, not only will it be low, 2000ft directly above my house but heavy as well so as it swings westward will happily wake a whole swathe of suburbs in comparison to the usual Swan River aligned departure. I am one not to complain about aircraft for where...

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by Razza74
Fri Dec 11, 2015 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 133
Replies: 204
Views: 22733

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 133

Evening folks Looks like tonight's additional <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>-<acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> NZ177 is using gate 50 (swing gate) at T1, not sure how often it has been used since openin...

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by Razza74
Mon Dec 07, 2015 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 133
Replies: 204
Views: 22733

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 133

If <acronym title="Jetstar (Australia)">JQ</acronym> was to operate a daily <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> would it to maximise utilisation rate then become f...

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by Razza74
Sun Nov 22, 2015 11:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 132
Replies: 214
Views: 18407

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 132

Hmm

After a little digging it seems A7-AAH is part of the Qatar Amiri Flight

Razza74

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by Razza74
Sun Nov 22, 2015 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 132
Replies: 214
Views: 18407

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 132

Interesting

Plane finder has it as A7-AAH an A343

Razza74

[Edited 2015-11-22 03:51:53]

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by Razza74
Sun Nov 22, 2015 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 132
Replies: 214
Views: 18407

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 132

Interesting that this evenings QR902/903 <acronym title="Doha - Hamad International (New Doha) (DOH / OTHH), Qatar AND Doha - International (DOH / OTBD), Qatar">DOH</acronym>-<acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Doha - Hamad International (...

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by Razza74
Sun Oct 11, 2015 12:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RUMOUR: QF To Fly LON-PER Non Stop From 2017
Replies: 131
Views: 28716

RUMOUR: QF To Fly LON-PER Non Stop From 2017

IMHO <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> seems to be following to a fair degree the mantra for international flights out of Australia of If it is not <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> <acronym title="...

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by Razza74
Tue Sep 22, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 129
Replies: 197
Views: 22406

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 129

Market forces are a funny thing . . . It is great to see <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> expanding international services . . . .out of <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>, <acronym title="Melbourne...

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by Razza74
Tue Jun 30, 2015 9:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 123
Replies: 192
Views: 24856

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 123

Planefinder is currently showing SQ214 <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> <acronym title="AMC Aviation (Egypt)">9V</acronym>-<acronym title="Sarasota - Bradenton International (SRQ...

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by Razza74
Sun May 31, 2015 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris Airshow Predictions?
Replies: 80
Views: 16937

RE: Paris Airshow Predictions?

PAS 2015 my predictions Should be a bumper year for Mcdonnell Douglas with a few orders for the DC10-40 and the DC9-30 Hawker will struggle a bit with it's Trident as will the Sud Aviation Caravelle As for Lockheed the L1011-1 should fly out the door My money is on Convair and their 880, we are goin...

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by Razza74
Sun Apr 12, 2015 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 118
Replies: 198
Views: 22534

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 118

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SYDSpotter" class="quote" target="_blank">SYDSpotter</a> (<a href="#70" class="quote">Reply 70</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), ...

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by Razza74
Mon Mar 09, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 116
Replies: 202
Views: 20973

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 116

Very fortunate today to go on an airside tour of Perth Airport. Perth Airport has been undertaking some consultation with Local Governments (of which one I work for) in relation to height limitations and their new master plan and we asked if we could get a tour of the airport and they said yes After...

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by Razza74
Sat Jan 31, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 114
Replies: 200
Views: 20487

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 114

Just a thought with OJA They bring it in on RWY 16, there is room to manually turn it at the RWY 34 threshold and tow it towards the HARS hanger but . . . . . Where are they going to park the aircraft? <a href="http://www.google.com.au/maps/@-34.5598387,150.7903833,2385m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en" target=...

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by Razza74
Wed Nov 26, 2014 12:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread 110
Replies: 204
Views: 28585

RE: Australian Aviation Thread 110

Interesting to see this evenings QF566 (<acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>) coming in to <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith Int...

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by Razza74
Thu Nov 20, 2014 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Late 70s QF 707 Routes
Replies: 9
Views: 3009

RE: Late 70s QF 707 Routes

I remember as a kid flying <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> and <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Denpasar / Bali -...

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by Razza74
Mon Nov 10, 2014 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF Reveal Retro Jet
Replies: 44
Views: 17999

RE: QF Reveal Retro Jet

Now that is sassy I still remember as a little kid in the late 70's flying <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="Denpasar / Bali - Ngurah Rai International (DPS / WADD), Indonesia">DPS</acronym> in a <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</a...

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by Razza74
Wed Oct 08, 2014 10:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas To Unveil Retro Livery On Boeing 737
Replies: 46
Views: 16798

RE: Qantas To Unveil Retro Livery On Boeing 737

That looks fantastic!!

Some of us even remember flying in QF 707's and 747's in the 70's and 80's with this colour scheme.

It would like nice on an A330

Razza74

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by Razza74
Mon Aug 11, 2014 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Tips Relaunch Of Perth-Singapore Flights
Replies: 107
Views: 14709

RE: Qantas Tips Relaunch Of Perth-Singapore Flights

PER-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> is going to be a challenge for <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> if they decide to re-enter the market with <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> x 4 with 772/333 <acronym title="American Trans Ai...

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by Razza74
Thu Aug 07, 2014 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PER - $1.9B Underground Rail Link To City
Replies: 34
Views: 6732

RE: PER - $1.9B Underground Rail Link To City

Perth does not have at the moment have a 24/7 public transport system, as <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> is curfew free and a number of flight do arrive depart after midnight along with the FIFO departures around 6am a major overhaul of our public tr...

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by Razza74
Wed Aug 06, 2014 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PER - $1.9B Underground Rail Link To City
Replies: 34
Views: 6732

RE: PER - $1.9B Underground Rail Link To City

I am a great fan of public transport but the way it is organised here in Perth is retarded - If I took public transport to work a net distance of 15km I would have to travel 55km on public transport. Perth is one of the largest low density urban areas on Earth 150km long by 40 km (6000 square km) an...

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by Razza74
Wed Aug 06, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PER - $1.9B Underground Rail Link To City
Replies: 34
Views: 6732

RE: PER - $1.9B Underground Rail Link To City

I do not see this happening at all Twice the current Liberal government has promised a rail line to a population centre at Ellenbrook - nothing, they promised an inner city light rail line - nothing and now they are promising after the next election an airport line . . . me thinks not going to happe...

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by Razza74
Sat Jun 28, 2014 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 100
Replies: 209
Views: 22453

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 100

Evening all Perth Airport has released it's "preliminary draft master plan 2014" for public comment <a href="http://www.perthairport.com.au/master-plan.aspx" target="_blank">http://www.perthairport.com.au/master-plan.aspx</a> IMHO it comes across as a bit light and fluffy, the level of detail in com...

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by Razza74
Mon Mar 24, 2014 11:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 44
Replies: 259
Views: 80627

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 44

AMSA have suspended search operations today March 25th
https://www.amsa.gov.au/media/

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by Razza74
Sun Mar 23, 2014 7:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 43
Replies: 253
Views: 90697

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 43

Here in Perth there is a North-South current called the Leeuwin Current, this brings warm water from the tropics South along the Western Australian coast and this may prevent debris from washing up on the West Australian coast <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leeuwin_Current" target="_blank">ht...

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by Razza74
Sun Mar 23, 2014 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 43
Replies: 253
Views: 90697

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 43

http://planefinder.net/ showing vh-vhd heading out to the Southern Indian Ocean right now

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by Razza74
Fri Mar 21, 2014 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 41
Replies: 251
Views: 53522

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 41

Going to try and get up near to RAAF Pearce this weekend with RAAF, RNZAF and JSDF Orions, not something you would see everyday here in Perth

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by Razza74
Thu Mar 20, 2014 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 39
Replies: 252
Views: 88892

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 39

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KIAS" class="quote" target="_blank">KIAS</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Not to mention the stro...

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by Razza74
Mon Mar 17, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 32
Replies: 259
Views: 79542

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 32

It looks like the RAAF will start searching west of Perth on Tuesday <a href="http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/malaysia-says-mh370s-copilot-spoke-the-final-words-as-search-mission-to-be-launched-from-perth/story-fnizu68q-1226857475351" target="_blank">http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel...

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by Razza74
Sun Mar 16, 2014 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 29
Replies: 262
Views: 77150

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 29

The RAAF <acronym title="Air One (Italy)">AP</acronym>-3C Orions are to be retasked to search the Indian Ocean <a href="http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/policy/raaf-ap3c-orions-to-search-indian-ocean-for-missing-malaysian-airlines-flight/story-e6frg8yo-1226856192467" target="_blank">...

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 27
Replies: 356
Views: 87136

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 27

Piggybacking KLM836 across Asia would enable MH370 remain undetected

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 26
Replies: 248
Views: 71721

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 26

If all lighting (internal and external) is switched off it would be harder to spot

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 25
Replies: 309
Views: 68112

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 25

And the story gets more and more interesting as time goes on . . .

An interesting and quite plausible thought that MH370 "piggybacked" KLM 836 across Asia

That is it I am cutting and pasting all 25 threads on this event calling it a book and making a movie, this is pure gold

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24
Replies: 448
Views: 99580

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24

Does any one know if the Australian Defence Force Jindalee Over the horizon Radar Network was working on the evening of this event?

If so could it have picked up the flight?

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24
Replies: 448
Views: 99580

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24

Oh dear, if the article is correct <a href="http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/se-asia/story/missing-malaysia-plane-mh370-said-be-traced-sea-australia-20140315" target="_blank">http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking...d-be-traced-sea-australia-20140315</a> and MH370 did go down west of Perth th...

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24
Replies: 448
Views: 99580

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#361" class="quote">Reply 361</a>):<br/><i>Maybe I missed it, but did you t...

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by Razza74
Sat Mar 15, 2014 3:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24
Replies: 448
Views: 99580

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 24

If they departed at 00:41 and flew for 5 hours and ended up on the same parallel as the Andaman Islands that would be 05:41 and <a href="http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/astronomy.html?n=1037&month=3&year=2014&obj=sun&afl=-11&day=1" target="_blank">http://www.timeanddate.com...

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by Razza74
Sun Mar 09, 2014 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 7
Replies: 288
Views: 93323

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 7

It is amazing that after 48 hours, nothing Even the RAAF is getting involved with 2 Orion <a href="http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/malaysia-airlines-plane-missing-search-fails-to-turn-up-any-confirmed-wreckage-or-clues-two-days-after-it-vanished/story-fnizu68q-1226849877056" target="_bl...

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by Razza74
Wed Feb 26, 2014 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 90
Replies: 204
Views: 17084

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 90

Of a time gone by <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UoSLavikZs" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UoSLavikZs</a> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eU0h-CfPTXU" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eU0h-CfPTXU</a> I apologise for the quality but I am sure you get ...

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