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by CiC
Wed Mar 30, 2016 7:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA Pulling Pax From 1st Class With A And P Fares
Replies: 74
Views: 15304

RE: AA Pulling Pax From 1st Class With A And P Far

Might be funny if this will happen to me. I'm too tall for coach (1,85m - but very loooong legs and a shorter body), so I always have to buy a biz or F ticket (as cheap as possible!), or on tourist flights a guaranteed XL seat/ first row. If someone reclines the seat in a 32/34'' seat pitch it's imp...

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by CiC
Sat Mar 19, 2016 9:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OS To Operate 767 On VIE-DBV This Summer
Replies: 9
Views: 5867

RE: OS To Operate 767 On VIE-DBV This Summer

I'd say Austrian summer spring/ spring break... the 18y old "Maturanden" (High School examination) go to their first vacation on their own  

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by CiC
Sat Mar 12, 2016 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian Announces HKG
Replies: 15
Views: 6442

RE: Austrian Announces HKG

It's always depending on the passengers. I hate red-eye flights. I like dayflights, looking outside down to the world and taking pictures!!!
So many other guys do I know...

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by CiC
Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying Out Of TFN On 3/27 :(
Replies: 8
Views: 4838

RE: Flying Out Of TFN On 3/27 :(

Next time you should visit the memorial
http://www.tenerife-memorial.org/default.php?lan=uk

On GoogleMaps just search
Mesa Mota Memorial, KLM/PanAm 27. March 1977

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by CiC
Wed Feb 24, 2016 11:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Releases A320neo Seat Map
Replies: 91
Views: 33393

RE: Lufthansa Releases A320neo Seat Map

At the beginning in 1990 they had 8 in F (2 rows 2+2) and 126 in C/Y, in total 134!!!
Now they squeeze 180 into it... it's 1/3 more than the 320 was originally designed for...
And the average passenger gets taller and taller...

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by CiC
Sat Jan 16, 2016 11:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia Operating A330 To Some European Cities
Replies: 26
Views: 9946

RE: Iberia Operating A330 To Some European Cities

IB has a very long tradition using big jets within Europe. In the late 60ies and early 70ies they flew <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym>-<acronym title="Tene...

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by CiC
Thu Jul 30, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tenerife 1977 - Why 747 Service To Las Palmas?
Replies: 74
Views: 22293

RE: Tenerife 1977 - Why 747 Service To Las Palmas?

All Charters... As far as I know only Iberia (<acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym>-<acronym title="Gran Canaria (- Las Palmas / Gando) (LPA / GCLP), Spain">LPA</acronym>-<acronym title="Caracas - Simon Bolivar International / Maiquetia (CCS / SVMI), Venezuela">CCS</acr...

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by CiC
Mon May 18, 2015 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eventual A320 Replacement To Be "cigar-shaped"?
Replies: 28
Views: 20621

RE: Eventual A320 Replacement To Be "cigar-shaped"?

Are these windows really real windows or just "computer screen panels"?
As far as I read it real windows...   

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by CiC
Wed Apr 29, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dornier 728/928 - Why Did It Fail?
Replies: 26
Views: 11072

RE: Dornier 728/928 - Why Did It Fail?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Wayfarer515" class="quote" target="_blank">Wayfarer515</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Up in the clouds, FJS may have thr...

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by CiC
Mon Apr 06, 2015 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Megacarriers Vs European "groups"
Replies: 68
Views: 13136

RE: US Megacarriers Vs European "groups"

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/lancelot07" class="quote" target="_blank">lancelot07</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>Main problem: "American Airlines" wo...

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by CiC
Mon Apr 06, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A320neo195! (Leeham Story)
Replies: 64
Views: 22819

RE: Airbus A320neo195! (Leeham Story)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Ab345" class="quote" target="_blank">Ab345</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I remember the days when 156 was the norm on a A...

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by CiC
Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BR Hint Towards 747-8 Purchase?
Replies: 50
Views: 26635

RE: BR Hint Towards 747-8 Purchase?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/S75752" class="quote" target="_blank">S75752</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>With the design and certification costs invo...

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by CiC
Sun Apr 05, 2015 7:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Megacarriers Vs European "groups"
Replies: 68
Views: 13136

RE: US Megacarriers Vs European "groups"

Also think it's also about traffic rights. Within the E.U. you can fly from anywhere to everywhere, but if you go outside the E.U. you still need many bilateral agreements between the countries. So Ryanair, Easyjet, Norwegian &co. can fly e.g. <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (F...

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by CiC
Tue Mar 31, 2015 8:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BR Hint Towards 747-8 Purchase?
Replies: 50
Views: 26635

RE: BR Hint Towards 747-8 Purchase?

In my opinion <acronym title="EVA Air (Taiwan)">BR</acronym> and <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (South Korea)">OZ</acronym> are potential candidates for a Combi version. According websources (incl. A.Net) KLM is in talks with Boeing for a 747-8M. The 777-300ER has much cargo space, but it seems not...

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by CiC
Tue Mar 17, 2015 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Pilot Strike March 18
Replies: 74
Views: 8926

RE: Lufthansa Pilot Strike March 18

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dalce" class="quote" target="_blank">dalce</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>I wonder when the first captain or f/o de...

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by CiC
Tue Mar 17, 2015 12:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Billion For The New Berlin Airport
Replies: 29
Views: 7062

RE: Another Billion For The New Berlin Airport

Big political mistake to close Tempelhof <acronym title="Berlin - Tempelhof (THF / EDDI) (closed), Germany">THF</acronym>- when this airport was opened it was the world's biggest airport (!) and it's still my favourite! 5min from Plane to the Taxi, and 10min from the Taxi into the plane...!!! And ex...

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by CiC
Sun Feb 22, 2015 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlantic 757 Diversions Feb. 21
Replies: 254
Views: 29566

Atlantic 757 Diversions Feb. 21

Can happen, always. Some years ago a friend was onboard an A380 (!) enroute <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>, and they had to stop at <acronym t...

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by CiC
Wed Jan 14, 2015 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 330-300 Landed In Singapore Paya Lebar Airport?
Replies: 22
Views: 17513

RE: LH 330-300 Landed In Singapore Paya Lebar Airport?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/qf340500" class="quote" target="_blank">qf340500</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Quoting 32andBelow (Reply 3): Does <acrony...

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by CiC
Tue Dec 30, 2014 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B748 Possible Improvements
Replies: 56
Views: 17123

RE: B748 Possible Improvements

What is the last status about the rumors that KLM want to have a 748 Combi? And- if Boeing would make it- what Airlines might be interested in it? Asiana, EVA Air, South African (?), ...? BUT: It seems when <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym>, <acronym title="Lan Chile">LA</acronym> and <a...

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by CiC
Sat Dec 06, 2014 3:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has A European Airline Served Hawaii?
Replies: 86
Views: 19360

RE: Has A European Airline Served Hawaii?

Don't forget the two-decades long <acronym title="Canadian Airlines">CP</acronym> service from <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> to <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym> (partly via <acronym title=...

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by CiC
Mon Nov 17, 2014 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 757/767 Commonality
Replies: 31
Views: 6696

RE: 757/767 Commonality

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Stitch" class="quote" target="_blank">Stitch</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>If a.net was in charge of fleet planning, we'd...

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by CiC
Mon Oct 27, 2014 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The 737-900ER Last As Long As The 737-200?
Replies: 19
Views: 12059

RE: Will The 737-900ER Last As Long As The 737-200?

I'd guess NOT. Just see these facts: The DC10 pax was wfu this spring, and the MD11 this last weekend. In Canada is still a scheduled DC3 operation, and the newer DC4 to DC7 are wfu (scheduled). The 732 is still flying for special missions, and maybe the 735/733 will last a little longer. But the ne...

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by CiC
Sat Aug 16, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways: Frankfurt 1x Daily // 4/7 BKK-DUS
Replies: 59
Views: 15886

RE: Thai Airways: Frankfurt 1x Daily // 4/7 BKK-DUS

Maybe just a smart *A move against <acronym title="Air Berlin (Germany)">AB</acronym> and <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym>, as <acronym title="Dusseldorf - International (Rhein-Ruhr / Lohausen) (DUS / EDDL), Germany">DUS</acronym> is besides BER (<acronym title="Be...

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by CiC
Tue Aug 05, 2014 5:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ebola Scare: Woman Dies At LGW Arriving From BJL
Replies: 27
Views: 14775

RE: Ebola Scare: Woman Dies At LGW Arriving From BJL

According my information this Ebola is highly infectious, easier to get this then the flu! So the media is advised by authorities to keep the people calm. Imagine- all flights should be cancelled just for quarantine- <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Ita...

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by CiC
Mon Aug 04, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF/KL, LH & IAG Set Up Short Haul Carrier?
Replies: 53
Views: 10541

RE: AF/KL, LH & IAG Set Up Short Haul Carrier?

Doesn't work in Europe... In the late 50ies/ early 60ies the Governments of France and Germany tried something... Project Name "Air Union" (don't mix it up with the 1923 Air Union of France and today's russian Air Union)... They intended to set up a multi-national carrier like it worked in Scandinav...

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by CiC
Fri Jul 25, 2014 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing And Iran Air Doing Business Again Together
Replies: 39
Views: 17423

RE: Boeing And Iran Air Doing Business Again Together

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PanAm1971" class="quote" target="_blank">PanAm1971</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Looking forward to the day I can fly <ac...

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by CiC
Sun Jul 13, 2014 8:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Offers 200-seat 737 Max-8 Option
Replies: 55
Views: 22173

RE: Boeing Offers 200-seat 737 Max-8 Option

Damned, and will these airlines give a hight limitation for passengers, e.g. 1,65m tall??? What will be the seat pitch in these cramped planes? 24inches???

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by CiC
Fri Jul 11, 2014 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa A310 - Routes?
Replies: 51
Views: 14404

RE: Lufthansa A310 - Routes?

Some examples (source <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> timetable): 1jul-25oct86; A310-200 only <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> <acronym title="F...

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by CiC
Tue Jul 01, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR: New Boss Wishes To Raise Charges 20%
Replies: 27
Views: 7463

RE: LHR: New Boss Wishes To Raise Charges 20%

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/lightsaber" class="quote" target="_blank">lightsaber</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Each runway should provide 45 slots ...

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by CiC
Fri Jun 27, 2014 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WallStreet To UA: Close IAD Part 1
Replies: 263
Views: 40125

WallStreet To UA: Close IAD Part 1

OMG again some recommendations from an unprofessional businessman... He's just thinking "cost for operation of 1 hub is 1bn <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/dollarsign.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/>  a year and revenue for both is 2,5bn ...

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by CiC
Thu Jun 26, 2014 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red Eye Flights / Cabin Lights Left On
Replies: 36
Views: 16448

RE: Red Eye Flights / Cabin Lights Left On

the other way around is when you have a long-range dayflight (!) and the crew forces everyone to shut down the window shades and put everyone in sleep mode... And others let you on RedEyeFlights in the bright light... Absolutely nonsense, both things... it looks like some crews do this by intention ...

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by CiC
Wed Jun 18, 2014 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B787 Window Shading Developments
Replies: 67
Views: 20966

RE: B787 Window Shading Developments

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cosyr" class="quote" target="_blank">cosyr</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i> I could see out when they were dimmed, becaus...

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by CiC
Sat Jun 14, 2014 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 13 Planes Vanish Off Radar Over Europe
Replies: 11
Views: 13979

RE: 13 Planes Vanish Off Radar Over Europe

In Hungary was a NATO maneuver... so E-3 or E-6 activities might be an explanation, too...

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by CiC
Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New A321 NEO Configuration
Replies: 46
Views: 18744

RE: New A321 NEO Configuration

Honestly, some more reasons to avoid the "Squeezebuses"- A321 should have max 175Pax, everything more is squeezed!!!

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by CiC
Wed Apr 16, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kuwait Airways Unveils New Business Class (pics)
Replies: 25
Views: 19219

RE: Kuwait Airways Unveils New Business Class (pics)

Damned, another airline who's moving the C seats away from the windows (old C vs. new A330 C!).
So I'd prefer the 320 seats!

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by CiC
Tue Apr 01, 2014 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No April Fool: BER Probably To Be Torn Down, 8bn+
Replies: 108
Views: 38828

RE: No April Fool: BER Probably To Be Torn Down, 8bn+

It's no April's fool joke  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/mad.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> The whole BER thing is a political desaster when Politicians want to make big business. To extend <acronym title="Berlin - Tegel (TXL / EDDT), Germany"...

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by CiC
Tue Mar 04, 2014 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa To Send 747-8i To GRU
Replies: 37
Views: 13099

RE: Lufthansa To Send 747-8i To GRU

As far as I know <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> can't send the 748 to <acronym title="Buenos Aires - Ezeiza / Ministro Pistarini (EZE / SAEZ), Argentina">EZE</acronym> by now as the range not good enough... Only the piped Jumbos - #1 just delivered - with the piped engines and the...

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by CiC
Sat Mar 01, 2014 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible 707 Sighting?
Replies: 16
Views: 8018

RE: Possible 707 Sighting?

So I'd say "no Travolta 707"- I've seen this beauty once at <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> and this babe is that hushkitted that it sounds like a glider  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.g...

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by CiC
Wed Feb 26, 2014 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Premium Eco
Replies: 2
Views: 3886

LH Premium Eco

According <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> customer information they WILL introduce it now. According <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> staff (info today) they will introduce it in September 2014 to the U.S. Westcoast (maybe <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-M...

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by CiC
Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Mega-Twin Concept
Replies: 179
Views: 51074

RE: Airbus Mega-Twin Concept

Thi reminds me again on the very old A340-double fuselage... like this O-O But cannot find any pics (link) so quickly... maybe they have an idea that the fuselage will finally give some lift to make a smaller wing... Then they really put a 18-to20 seats in a row... <img src="http://cdn-www.airl...

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by CiC
Thu Dec 05, 2013 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Proposes Up To 475 Seat A340 Versions
Replies: 188
Views: 65796

RE: Airbus Proposes Up To 475 Seat A340 Versions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/deltalaw" class="quote" target="_blank">deltalaw</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i> as long as it is physically possible.</i>...

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by CiC
Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Euro Carrier (except BA) Flts To Australia
Replies: 58
Views: 23407

RE: Why No Euro Carrier (except BA) Flts To Australia

In the great days of aviation many European carriers had flights on the Kangaroo route- BOAC/Qantas (still today the last remaining carriers as <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>/ and <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>-EK) Lufthansa (707/747) Alitalia (DC8/747) UTA (DC8/DC10...

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by CiC
Fri Oct 25, 2013 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: India To Review A380 Ban
Replies: 202
Views: 22917

RE: India To Review A380 Ban

So KE can operate the 380 into India, only blocking 6 seats for F/A's?
(Capacity AFAIK 406!!!)

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by CiC
Sat Jul 20, 2013 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New "Regional" A330 Version In The Works
Replies: 159
Views: 45539

RE: New "Regional" A330 Version In The Works

Maybe Lufthansa has some stake in the discussion? They definitively miss the A300 capacity, even the cramped A321 with the 200seat-config is not enaugh in peak hours on <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Berlin - Tegel (TXL / ...

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by CiC
Thu Jul 11, 2013 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Condor New Widebody Order - When?
Replies: 32
Views: 8243

RE: Condor New Widebody Order - When?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cedarjet" class="quote" target="_blank">cedarjet</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>the flight was really nice, very organised...

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by CiC
Sun May 26, 2013 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand B747-400 On AKL-SFO
Replies: 2
Views: 3592

Air New Zealand B747-400 On AKL-SFO

Maybe this was discussed before somewhere, but I can't find an actual thread about it (only one from 2010). According the flight schedule <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> deploys the 744 still on <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>-<acronym ...

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by CiC
Wed May 22, 2013 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC9 Rip-off Or What?
Replies: 81
Views: 25150

RE: DC9 Rip-off Or What?

No surprise.
Same happened after WW2 with some Junkers designs  

Why did the Mig-15 and F-86 Sabre look so similar?

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by CiC
Mon May 20, 2013 7:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Couple Sent To Dhaka Not Dakar On Turkish.
Replies: 124
Views: 23272

RE: US Couple Sent To Dhaka Not Dakar On Turkish.

Nice, nice... Once on an <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> flight the F/A asked me "hey guy, where do you go to with your connection, where the hell is <acronym title="Seoul - Incheon International (ICN / RKSI), South Korea">ICN</acronym>"? I was upset first, but then I said "Seo...

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by CiC
Sat May 11, 2013 7:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports Where Airliners Taxi Out Of Gate
Replies: 87
Views: 20301

RE: Airports Where Airliners Taxi Out Of Gate

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyboy_se" class="quote" target="_blank">flyboy_se</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i> I believe <acronym title="Frankfurt a...

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by CiC
Sat Mar 23, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: Boeing To Name New 777X The "777 Next"
Replies: 76
Views: 22492

RE: Rumour: Boeing To Name New 777X The "777 Next"

Following all the comments here... why the hell we really have such changing nomenclatures? Reason: The (incompetent) managers know more about marketing than engineering, that's all... They "saved" money in kickin' out the engineers (resulting in the 748 tail tank issue+delay and the 7L87 "Nightmare...

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