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by efcar98
Sun Aug 02, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Supposed Rat Sighting Causes Flight To Return
Replies: 13
Views: 6894

RE: Supposed Rat Sighting Causes Flight To Return

I thought this thread was about the Ram Air Turbine being accidentally deployed!!!!!

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by efcar98
Sat Aug 01, 2015 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF689 Tech On Tuesday?
Replies: 1
Views: 2606

AF689 Tech On Tuesday?

Just got back from Paris on Tuesday on F-GITD through <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>. I noticed on flightaware and on Flightradar 24 that it looks like the return flight AF689 was not ...

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by efcar98
Tue Jun 16, 2015 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Leaving JFK - Oct 2015 - P.S. To EWR
Replies: 238
Views: 33545

RE: United Leaving JFK - Oct 2015 - P.S. To EWR

Just saw on CNBC...Can't believe they haven't profited for seven years and still stuck with it this long. Doesn't add up.

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by efcar98
Sun Jun 14, 2015 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 958 Diversion 6/13
Replies: 127
Views: 14455

United 958 Diversion 6/13

Anyone know the reason for United 925 diverting on 6/13

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL925

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by efcar98
Wed Nov 26, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread Part 2
Replies: 209
Views: 19618

RE: South Florida Aviation Thread Part 2

I'll try and take a picture when we taxi. I've heard of emirates cargo coming to FLL but not A Saudi passenger plane.

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by efcar98
Wed Nov 26, 2014 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread Part 2
Replies: 209
Views: 19618

RE: South Florida Aviation Thread Part 2

Hi there. Just pulled into FLL this morning and saw a Saudi Arabian airlines passenger 777 at the remote stand.

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by efcar98
Wed Nov 12, 2014 3:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex-Ferrari Chairman Named President Of Alitalia
Replies: 21
Views: 6059

RE: Ex-Ferrari Chairman Named President Of Alitalia

Quoting na (Reply 4):

And Adrian Newey

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by efcar98
Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Four 767s Wfu In One Week
Replies: 26
Views: 13801

RE: Four 767s Wfu In One Week

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SpaceshipDC10" class="quote" target="_blank">SpaceshipDC10</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>As of late June, N255AY had just...

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by efcar98
Tue Aug 21, 2012 12:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Tail Number Of My Flight
Replies: 1
Views: 6572

Tail Number Of My Flight

Hi There I was wondering if someone could tell me the tail number of AWE 1512 last wednesday Aug 15th? I have scoured flightradar24 and flightaware and cannot find which aircraft flew between <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym> and <acr...

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by efcar98
Sat Jun 02, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tonight's "Final Jeopardy!": Airline History
Replies: 26
Views: 12033

RE: Tonight's "Final Jeopardy!": Airline History

looks like this plane was just in an accident...see the latest thread about it <i><a href="/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/5480244" target="_blank">Plane Crash In Accra, Ghana</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/profile/soups" class="quote" target="_blank">soups</a> Jun 2 2012 in Civil ...

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by efcar98
Sat Jun 02, 2012 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Crash In Accra, Ghana
Replies: 44
Views: 38622

RE: Plane Crash In Accra, Ghana

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/GEG2RAP" class="quote" target="_blank">GEG2RAP</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>wasn't that the plane that operated the fl...

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by efcar98
Sat Jun 02, 2012 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inaugural LH B748-I FRA-IAD Airborne 01.06.2012
Replies: 82
Views: 26530

RE: Inaugural LH B748-I FRA-IAD Airborne 01.06.2012

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PHX787" class="quote" target="_blank">PHX787</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> look on the botto...

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by efcar98
Sat Jun 02, 2012 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inaugural LH B748-I FRA-IAD Airborne 01.06.2012
Replies: 82
Views: 26530

RE: Inaugural LH B748-I FRA-IAD Airborne 01.06.2012

doesnt look like the 748 is coming back tomorrow. And, why is the return flight also showing as coming from St Johns Newfoundland? <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DLH419/history/20120601/0230Z/CYYT/EDDF" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/D...9/history/20120601/0230Z/CYYT...

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by efcar98
Fri Apr 20, 2012 4:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Private Plane Crash Over Gulf Of Mexico
Replies: 39
Views: 19732

RE: Private Plane Crash Over Gulf Of Mexico

How ironic that payne stewart's aircrat was N47** and this one was N48**

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by efcar98
Tue Jun 03, 2008 1:32 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 707 Thunderbirds Needle
Replies: 21
Views: 5828

RE: The 707 Thunderbirds Needle

747 Classics also have the same HF antenna in the form of a trailing needle on the end of each wing.

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by efcar98
Tue Nov 20, 2007 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IBs Quito A346, Decison Over Fate Made Or Not?
Replies: 73
Views: 20317

RE: IBs Quito A346, Decison Over Fate Made Or Not?

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by efcar98
Tue Oct 02, 2007 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Very Short Take Off Rolls
Replies: 82
Views: 14598

RE: Very Short Take Off Rolls

Every Fly a Tu-154? They climb much much slower than western airliners. I think we took off at around 2000 fpm

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by efcar98
Tue Sep 11, 2007 6:45 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Air Force One (VC-137C) Livery
Replies: 4
Views: 8104

Air Force One (VC-137C) Livery

Why did the livery of the old Air Force Ones (26000 and 27000) change? In the pictures below you will find the design on the vertical stabilizer is painted in a more rounded way and then changed to a sharper angle, then returned to its original design once it was retired. Also, the blue painted abov...

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by efcar98
Tue Aug 28, 2007 10:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Intervention Of Chinese Police In A Finnair Plane
Replies: 50
Views: 14519

RE: Intervention Of Chinese Police In A Finnair Plane

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by efcar98
Mon Aug 20, 2007 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did Eastern Airlines Keep Flight 401?
Replies: 26
Views: 11968

RE: Why Did Eastern Airlines Keep Flight 401?

TWA 800 and then KAL 801...I wouldn't fly on a flight 802

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by efcar98
Fri Jun 22, 2007 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Opening Cockpit Windows
Replies: 8
Views: 6571

RE: Opening Cockpit Windows

What about the terrorism incidents like TWA 847. <center><table align=center BORDER=0 width=302 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=536890513&filename=1182488657GddYSN.jpg" target=_blank><img src="/uf/536890513/1182488657GddYSN.jpg" ALT="Big...

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by efcar98
Tue Jun 12, 2007 9:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A340 Cargo Conversion
Replies: 15
Views: 5140

RE: A340 Cargo Conversion

an a340 freighter would surely have to be at bargain basement prices for its low MTOW

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by efcar98
Sat May 19, 2007 2:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Orders 8 X A320's
Replies: 62
Views: 13103

RE: British Airways Orders 8 X A320's

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by efcar98
Sat May 19, 2007 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gimli Glider (C-GAUN) Retired
Replies: 57
Views: 20701

RE: Gimli Glider (C-GAUN) Retired

they should invite the crew and passengers on that fateful flight for a retirement ceremony or something like that. I wonder how many of those people are willing to fly on an airplane after that incident?

Its sad to see GAUN actually GONE

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by efcar98
Fri May 18, 2007 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Blair's Flight To Andrews
Replies: 9
Views: 2914

RE: Blair's Flight To Andrews

Why do you assume that is the plane he flew in on? Flightaware doesnt show anything to that effect

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by efcar98
Fri May 18, 2007 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: To Succed, Airbus Should Be Divested By Eads
Replies: 49
Views: 5068

RE: To Succed, Airbus Should Be Divested By Eads

I just finished a research project for my public sector economics class where I explored the nature of Airbus as a public, private, or merit good. Economically speaking, there is no reason for Airbus to exist with its massive subsidies, but their local economies and egos justify the massive developm...

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by efcar98
Fri May 18, 2007 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Wasn't The 757 Popular With European Carriers?
Replies: 78
Views: 16389

RE: Why Wasn't The 757 Popular With European Carriers?

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by efcar98
Fri May 18, 2007 7:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Wasn't The 757 Popular With European Carriers?
Replies: 78
Views: 16389

RE: Why Wasn't The 757 Popular With European Carriers?

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by efcar98
Wed May 09, 2007 2:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Video Of 747-400 Departing Lexington, KY
Replies: 28
Views: 13327

RE: Video Of 747-400 Departing Lexington, KY

I dont think that video was made this weekend though

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by efcar98
Tue Apr 24, 2007 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Randy Baseler On Cnbc At 8:40am EDT
Replies: 4
Views: 2311

Randy Baseler On Cnbc At 8:40am EDT

for all those in the US, Randy Baseler of Boeing will be on CNBC at 8:40am EDT, in about 20 minutes.

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by efcar98
Fri Apr 20, 2007 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 93 On Flight Aware
Replies: 25
Views: 14971

RE: United 93 On Flight Aware

search AA flight 11. even weirder because AA hasnt operated 747s in decades


http://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL11

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by efcar98
Fri Apr 20, 2007 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 93 On Flight Aware
Replies: 25
Views: 14971

RE: United 93 On Flight Aware

looks like a bogus flight plan to me. no route, and corresponding speed and altitude starting with 37.

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by efcar98
Sat Apr 07, 2007 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World Airways Agrees To Be Acquired
Replies: 42
Views: 9407

RE: World Airways Agrees To Be Acquired

Do you think they are a likely buyer of Pace Airlines as well??

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by efcar98
Sat Mar 24, 2007 9:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Build 773ER To The Desert (VCV)
Replies: 44
Views: 20388

RE: New Build 773ER To The Desert (VCV)

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by efcar98
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maldives Question
Replies: 38
Views: 4884

RE: Maldives Question

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by efcar98
Fri Feb 23, 2007 2:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!
Replies: 117
Views: 13589

RE: Delta: Nigeria To/from ATL!

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by efcar98
Fri Dec 15, 2006 7:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HP's Cardinals Plane Is No More
Replies: 52
Views: 7570

RE: HP's Cardinals Plane Is No More

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by efcar98
Wed Dec 13, 2006 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Taking Off From Pyongyang
Replies: 85
Views: 12624

RE: Taking Off From Pyongyang

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by efcar98
Mon Dec 11, 2006 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does The X In LAX Stand For?
Replies: 62
Views: 78374

RE: What Does The X In LAX Stand For?

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by efcar98
Tue Nov 21, 2006 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Travelling, Don't Bring Child Pornography
Replies: 33
Views: 11108

RE: When Travelling, Don't Bring Child Pornography

Once flying out of <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym> with my parents and sisters (after visiting my grandparents), my checked bags were hand inspected in front of me. I was about 16 at the time, when the <acronym title=...

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by efcar98
Tue Oct 17, 2006 5:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nancy Lynn Killed R.I.P
Replies: 21
Views: 14179

RE: Nancy Lynn Killed R.I.P

From her Website: "Nancy’s 16 year old son, Peter, shares his mother’s, and his late father’s, love of flight. Pete is an integral part of his mother’s business, Lynn Aviation, Inc. Besides handling several key tasks for her aerobatic flight school, he serves as crew chief and announcer for her air ...

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by efcar98
Wed Oct 04, 2006 4:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA Directive Issued Over GE90 Thrust Rollback
Replies: 12
Views: 7723

RE: FAA Directive Issued Over GE90 Thrust Rollback

I want to hear people who are starting to experience these full throttle takeoffs. As I recall a thread the other day discussed the frequency of full thrust take offs.

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by efcar98
Thu Sep 28, 2006 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Bangkok Airport Opens
Replies: 62
Views: 10848

RE: New Bangkok Airport Opens

Wow, I wonder how US airline ops were affected by the change. Similar to HKG i suppose.

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by efcar98
Tue Sep 26, 2006 4:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Attention LAX Spotters - IL-62 Enroute!
Replies: 4
Views: 4696

RE: Attention LAX Spotters - IL-62 Enroute!

arent they banned from US airports because of noise restrictions?

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by efcar98
Sun Sep 24, 2006 2:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The King Who Lost His Throne And Became A Pilot
Replies: 4
Views: 5191

RE: The King Who Lost His Throne And Became A Pilot

I have a romanian friend from Polesti...let me go ask her

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by efcar98
Sun Sep 24, 2006 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 762 In DEN
Replies: 7
Views: 3639

RE: AA 762 In DEN

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by efcar98
Sun Sep 24, 2006 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sweet Tu-134 Private Jets
Replies: 6
Views: 4326

RE: Sweet Tu-134 Private Jets

All for the price of a used toyota cressida...I'll take a sabreliner before this guy

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by efcar98
Sun Sep 24, 2006 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 762 In DEN
Replies: 7
Views: 3639

RE: AA 762 In DEN

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