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by FedExDC-10
Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help! Identify Airline By Upholstery Pattern
Replies: 3
Views: 1453

Re: Help! Identify Airline By Upholstery Pattern

Awesome! Thanks so much!

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by FedExDC-10
Sat Feb 04, 2017 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help! Identify Airline By Upholstery Pattern
Replies: 3
Views: 1453

Help! Identify Airline By Upholstery Pattern

I need help identifying the airline that utilized this upholstery pattern. Based on this pic, can anyone tell me which airline this is? I've skimmed through cabin pics but have had no luck. Anyone recognize it?

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Thanks!

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Feb 01, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Help! Identify Airline By Upholstery Pattern
Replies: 1
Views: 656

Help! Identify Airline By Upholstery Pattern

I need help identifying the airline that utilized this upholstery pattern. Based on this pic, can anyone tell me which airline this is? I've skimmed through cabin pics but have had no luck. Anyone recognize it?

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Thanks!

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Nov 11, 2007 1:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Hub/AA Question
Replies: 42
Views: 6324

RE: Nashville Hub/AA Question

Wow! Thanks for that great information. That's exactly along the lines of what I'm looking for. At the risk of sounding ungrateful, do you happen to know any net or print sources for this so I can document access to it as hard information? And does anyone know how I could find out how many people <a...

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by FedExDC-10
Sat Nov 10, 2007 8:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Hub/AA Question
Replies: 42
Views: 6324

Nashville Hub/AA Question

I'm an aeronautical science major and am writing a research paper on hub airports and the impact that hub status has on the local community. I have tentatively chosen to analyze Nashville (<acronym title="Nashville - International (Metropolitan) (BNA / KBNA), USA - Tennessee">BNA</acronym>) and its ...

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by FedExDC-10
Sat Nov 10, 2007 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Hub/AA Question
Replies: 42
Views: 6324

RE: Nashville Hub/AA Question

Oh I forgot to mention one thing. It may go without saying, but just for clarification, I'm also interested in information regarding Eagle's ops there during that time period, so if anyone could offer guidance finding information on that it would also be greatly appreciated.

Thanks again.

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Sep 08, 2006 7:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pilots That Survived Crash And Flew Again
Replies: 70
Views: 46518

RE: Pilots That Survived Crash And Flew Again

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Mar 02, 2006 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does A Car-GPS Work In Flight?
Replies: 35
Views: 11457

RE: Does A Car-GPS Work In Flight?

I have thrown my little Garmin in my flight bag during trips in the mighty DA20 and it works like a Swiss watch. Plus it's neat to see the breadcrumb trail of everywhere I had flown that day.

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by FedExDC-10
Tue Feb 28, 2006 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Are These Real?
Replies: 52
Views: 17697

RE: Are These Real?

I will admit that when prompted to answer the question, "Are these real?" I was disappointed to see airplane pictures... ROFL. I must agree, they look real. If so, those are some damn fine airmen.

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by FedExDC-10
Mon Jan 02, 2006 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crazy A346 Takeoff At 2005 Paris Airshow
Replies: 42
Views: 18119

RE: Crazy A346 Takeoff At 2005 Paris Airshow

I don't think that's an A v. B comment, that's just a simple statement of fact. And I completely agree Flyf15 and the rest...

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by FedExDC-10
Mon Oct 24, 2005 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 And BNA
Replies: 16
Views: 2421

B6 And BNA

What are the odds of <acronym title="JetBlue Airways (USA)">B6</acronym> service at <acronym title="Nashville - International (Metropolitan) (BNA / KBNA), USA - Tennessee">BNA</acronym> in the forseeable future? Are there any plans or rumors that anyone knows of? I'd love to see them at <acronym tit...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Oct 23, 2005 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Engine Shutdown At Altitude
Replies: 8
Views: 2850

Engine Shutdown At Altitude

What is the procedure for maintaining a breathing air supply in the event of an engine shutdown at altitude? I assume that some sort of supplement would have to be used since the compressors are no longer running, but I don't know for sure. I also didn't know if the O2 masks are supplied off tanks o...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Feb 13, 2005 2:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Caption This Photo
Replies: 54
Views: 11403

RE: Caption This Photo

Cap'n: For the last time, pick your sh*t up when you leave!

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Feb 11, 2005 3:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Employees Steal A Life Raft Out Of A 747.
Replies: 21
Views: 16561

RE: Boeing Employees Steal A Life Raft Out Of A 747.

This is true, how many slides?

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Feb 11, 2005 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Employees Steal A Life Raft Out Of A 747.
Replies: 21
Views: 16561

RE: Boeing Employees Steal A Life Raft Out Of A 747.

Remember what happened the last time the Europeans sent a behemoth transport machine out equipped with life rafts. There weren't e-damn-nough. LOL. However, I'd say the 380 would have to have a truck load of them. Figure 10 folks a piece on a raft, and they're talking several hundred people.... Yike...

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by FedExDC-10
Tue Jan 18, 2005 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cleanup Emergencies (American Eagle, JetBlue Etc.)
Replies: 15
Views: 2069

RE: Cleanup Emergencies (American Eagle, JetBlue Etc.)

Hahaha, if I were given a pee-covered seat the crew would be given a single-fingered salute.
I would think that crews onboard would be responsible for messes like that. That's a biohazard, and I can't imagine them letting it sit there. That needs to be cleaned up properly and quick.

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Jan 02, 2005 2:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Coolest Call Sign Around!
Replies: 108
Views: 30709

RE: The Coolest Call Sign Around!

On the subject, does anyone know the origin of "Candler" for ASA?

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by FedExDC-10
Mon Dec 20, 2004 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx New West Coast Hub?
Replies: 12
Views: 4725

RE: FedEx New West Coast Hub?

<i>Does anyone know of a good pace to stay in <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> to observe the FedEx operation in action from 11p to 2-3am?</i> Nosedive is correct. Basically you can follow the perimeter roads around the airport and find a spot anyw...

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Dec 03, 2004 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great SNL Airline Skits
Replies: 18
Views: 13711

RE: Great SNL Airline Skits

I like the one that shows the cockpit crew making the announcement where Will Ferrell calls for quiet time and then goes and patrols the cabin with a baseball bat ROFLMAO

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by FedExDC-10
Tue Nov 16, 2004 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Connections Between Maritime Law And Aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 2112

Connections Between Maritime Law And Aviation

Does anyone know what connections there are between aviation and Maritime Law? Specifically, I'm aware that the Captain of a sea vessel has the power of marriage. Does this power also extend to aircraft Captains? That is my main question, but any connections between the two would be interesting to k...

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Nov 05, 2004 8:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New A380 Shots With Winglets & Engines!
Replies: 72
Views: 22214

RE: New A380 Shots With Winglets & Engines!

Best of luck in continued production. Hopefully they can do something with it, cause that thing is fugly LOL. Butt-ugly as it may be, it will be impressive to see fly.

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Nov 05, 2004 7:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Depressed Me!
Replies: 43
Views: 8656

RE: BA Depressed Me!

The thing about it not being your prescription may screw you too. For example, I work for the government and we have frequent random screenings. According to our drug policy, we can and will be immediately terminated for illegal drugs <acronym title="Anderson - Regional (County) (AND / KAND), USA - ...

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by FedExDC-10
Tue Oct 26, 2004 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American FLt 587 Findings
Replies: 77
Views: 7885

RE: American FLt 587 Findings

The article states that American is the only airline that flies this aircraft, and I'm rather curious about that. I can think of other A306 operators. Am I missing something?

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Oct 22, 2004 10:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada May Be Banned From US Operations
Replies: 18
Views: 19378

RE: Air Canada May Be Banned From US Operations

<i>The right to "privacy" is not enumerated in the US Constitution nor in any of its admendmends.</i> Privacy is guaranteed by Amendment <acronym title="Flandre Air (France)">IX</acronym> of the United States Constitution: <i>"The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be cons...

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Oct 21, 2004 8:14 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Landing A Jet
Replies: 7
Views: 4325

RE: Landing A Jet

I've had that dream... uh.... (cough) once or twice (cough). LOL. And when my first flight lesson rolled around I thanked God it never happened ROFL. And still don't. A DA-20 is a big enough handful, much less something larger. <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> FedExD...

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by FedExDC-10
Mon Oct 18, 2004 8:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 733 In Nashville (BNA)
Replies: 3
Views: 2515

RE: UA 733 In Nashville (BNA)

The football game was today, so it's possibile that the aircraft was there for that. Just speculation.

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Oct 17, 2004 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?
Replies: 74
Views: 18037

RE: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?

If a flight is oversold, yes airlines are required to issue compensation. That's not my argument, and I've never stated anything to the contrary. But if one is denied for another outlined reason (IE, intoxication) airlines are not required to compensate. And I recognize no difference between the ter...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Oct 17, 2004 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?
Replies: 74
Views: 18037

RE: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?

Naturally you have no knowledge of which cases are to my knowledge. That would make no sense, and I'm not exactly sure what you're trying to accomplish with that statement. However, I will be glad to tell you what the term "to my knowledge" implies. The cases to my knowledge come straight out of air...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Oct 17, 2004 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?
Replies: 74
Views: 18037

RE: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?

But the contract of carriage <i>must</i> state that the airline reserves right to refuse service to anyone (None to my knowledge do). If it does not, the contract is binding, and only outlined offenses may be grounds for refusal. By stating specific terms and agreeing to them, the airline waives any...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Oct 17, 2004 11:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?
Replies: 74
Views: 18037

RE: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?

Incorrect. Airlines have the right to refuse service to anyone that poses a safety risk, or violates the airline's contract of carriage. By purchasing the ticket, you are entering into a legal, contractual agreement with the airline. In contracts of carriage, there are specific outlines as to violat...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Oct 17, 2004 10:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?
Replies: 74
Views: 18037

RE: Illegal To Wear Airline Merchandise When Flying?

<i>You don't have a civil right to be transported on an airplane!</i> In so many words, no. But you are not entirely correct either. And yes, it is a free speech issue. Commercial aircraft are public areas, the same as shopping malls or restaurants. And while your presence therein is not a directly ...

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Oct 13, 2004 8:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Tracker
Replies: 10
Views: 4234

RE: Flight Tracker

Some ofthe fellows on here can probably share a better one with you, but I use flytecomm.com.

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Oct 08, 2004 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Names On FedEx Airplanes
Replies: 7
Views: 13721

RE: Names On FedEx Airplanes

FedEx holds a lottery for its employees. If an employee wins, that employee's child has an aircraft named after him/her. Each winning child receives a nice little certificate that tells all about "their" airplane, how it performs, where it goes, etc.

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Oct 08, 2004 11:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Aviation Scene
Replies: 0
Views: 2072

Best Aviation Scene

What do you think is the best aviation scene ever put in a movie? It doesn't particularly have to be substantive, or even accurate, just an all-around cool scene. My vote goes to the opening scene of "Top Gun," without question. Thoughts?

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by FedExDC-10
Fri Oct 08, 2004 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: John Travolta Buys A Convair 990
Replies: 65
Views: 17408

RE: John Travolta Buys A Convair 990

Hahaha, wouldn't that be hillarious? We could be talking to a star and never even know. I wouldn't doubt it one bit though... At any rate, I think it's wonderful that he is using his financial resources to preserve great aviation history and heritage, not to mention living out half of our dreams. LO...

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by FedExDC-10
Mon Oct 04, 2004 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NH Landing, Horrible!
Replies: 49
Views: 10442

RE: NH Landing, Horrible!

There have been NH pilots letting passengers into flights while in the air

Personally I think they're hellacious if they can pull that off!  Nuts

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 30, 2004 10:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Offers Unlimited Lifetime Flights!
Replies: 53
Views: 13044

RE: AA Offers Unlimited Lifetime Flights!

PHL-ORD-NRT, $810.90, aa.com. Can't find a First Class search option.

Edited for typo

[Edited 2004-09-30 03:44:46]

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 30, 2004 10:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Offers Unlimited Lifetime Flights!
Replies: 53
Views: 13044

RE: AA Offers Unlimited Lifetime Flights!

Haha, I did a little math and my results really amuse me. -To justify a life pass, one could... *Fly back and forth from Boston to London three times a week for 13 straight years. *Fly back and forth from Chicago to Detroit everyday for 82 years. *Purchase 18,750 round trip tickets from <acronym tit...

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Sep 29, 2004 11:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Topics You Will Never See Posted In This Forum
Replies: 56
Views: 5351

RE: Topics You Will Never See Posted In This Forum

Forgot one:

"717 named best-selling commercial aircraft in history."

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Sep 29, 2004 11:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Topics You Will Never See Posted In This Forum
Replies: 56
Views: 5351

RE: Topics You Will Never See Posted In This Forum

"Southwest announces hot meal service on all flights."

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Sep 29, 2004 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bankrupt Airlines Replacing The 737 With The 320
Replies: 35
Views: 8719

RE: Bankrupt Airlines Replacing The 737 With The 320

Damn. People are hateful. These are interesting facts that have been exhibited here. And while we all know that switching from a 37 to a 320 is not the reason for these airlines' bankruptcy, it's also worth noting that <acronym title="Brisbane (- Eagle Farm) (BNE / YBBN), Australia - Queensland">BNE...

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 23, 2004 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pres Bush And Pilots License...
Replies: 30
Views: 4330

RE: Pres Bush And Pilots License...

Hahaha, amusing.

As an aviator, my marbles are NOT in Kerry's bag.
And I wouldn't hold my breath for seeing any President act as AC on a VC-25.

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 23, 2004 11:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 First Flight
Replies: 31
Views: 11546

A380 First Flight

Does anyone know when the A380 is scheduled or expected to go on its first test flight?

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by FedExDC-10
Tue Sep 21, 2004 9:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Difference Between Flight Safety And Embry Riddle
Replies: 38
Views: 13696

RE: Difference Between Flight Safety And Embry Riddle

One place to consider is Middle Tennessee State University. http://mtsu32.mtsu.edu:11662/home.htm The tuition is reasonable, Middle Tennessee is a wonderful place to fly, and they have a pretty well known aerospace department. Now I'll be honest with you and say that I did not like it, but don't let...

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by FedExDC-10
Sun Sep 19, 2004 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caption This Photo
Replies: 26
Views: 6389

RE: Caption This Photo

Capt: "Told you I could land on the rooftop."

F/O: "Yeah yeah, now get us off smart ass."

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 09, 2004 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!
Replies: 28
Views: 5956

RE: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!

Wow, very interesting. I was not aware of this, thank you for your explanation.

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 09, 2004 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!
Replies: 28
Views: 5956

RE: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!

Thank you for that for that morsel of wisdom.

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by FedExDC-10
Thu Sep 09, 2004 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!
Replies: 28
Views: 5956

RE: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!

Please elaborate on the roll/pitch rate selector function of the Airbus stick.

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Sep 08, 2004 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!
Replies: 28
Views: 5956

RE: Airbus "Joystick" Controls!

I fly DA-20s, which are stick planes, and I did find the left-handed manipulation odd at first, but only briefly. And it is a little different manipulating a stick rather than a yoke. You become accustomed to it. I do, however, often find myself flying with my right hand during cruise when little or...

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by FedExDC-10
Wed Sep 08, 2004 11:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Rigorous Security You've Experienced?
Replies: 37
Views: 4732

RE: Most Rigorous Security You've Experienced?

Let me begin by saying that LastBaron is the man for that last post LOL. The most fun I've experienced was <acronym title="Providence - Theodore Francis Green State (PVD / KPVD), USA - Rhode Island">PVD</acronym>, departing on SWA772 for <acronym title="Nashville - International (Metropolitan) (BNA ...

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