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by matthewkellyva
Mon Oct 24, 2016 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Metroliner crash at Luqa, Malta
Replies: 27
Views: 8441

Re: Metroliner crash at Luqa, Malta

Possibly an engine failure at a speed critical phase of the flight that led to a stall and wing drop?

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by matthewkellyva
Thu Mar 24, 2016 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CNN's New Low - MH370 Was An Airbus 737-300
Replies: 44
Views: 14254

RE: CNN's New Low - MH370 Was An Airbus 737-300

This perfectly sums up the distinct lack of knowledge most journalists have in regards to aviation. You can't even claim this was a wild typo, how you get Boeing 777-200 to Airbus 737-300 is beyond me. Just check out the article linked at the bottom titled 'MH370: Did the pilots do it?' <a href="htt...

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by matthewkellyva
Tue Nov 10, 2015 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transavia B738 To Operate For Air Vanuatu
Replies: 9
Views: 2420

Transavia B738 To Operate For Air Vanuatu

Air Vanuatu are retiring their flagship 737-800 (YJ-AV1) and will be taking delivery of a Next Gen 737-800 next year. During the time between aircraft, they are going to be leasing a Transavia 738. It is believed <acronym title="Polynesian Airlines (Samoa)">PH</acronym>-HSA will be the frame. Does a...

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by matthewkellyva
Fri Jul 31, 2015 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) Part 2
Replies: 232
Views: 77512

RE: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/edmountain" class="quote" target="_blank">edmountain</a> (<a href="#224" class="quote">Reply 224</a>):<br/><i>One might be intentional and the o...

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by matthewkellyva
Wed Jul 22, 2015 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Differing Callsigns From Airline Names
Replies: 100
Views: 16319

RE: Differing Callsigns From Airline Names

For sure my favourite is Tiger Airways in Australia, which use 'GoCat'.

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