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by aerobalance
Mon Apr 09, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham
Replies: 40
Views: 3028

Re: Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham

Never going back again?

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by aerobalance
Thu Nov 09, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Media: "Drunken woman with lighter causes disturbance on Sea-Tac flight, airline says" - AS flight from ANC
Replies: 2
Views: 911

Re: Too many dumb people flying -AS flight from ANC

When you deal with the general public, you get the general public. Ain't no big deal.

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by aerobalance
Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA PVG flight Barred From Russian Airspace
Replies: 22
Views: 6849

Re: UA PVG flight Barred From Russian Airspace

Squeezix wrote:
WaywardMemphian wrote:
This is fairly simple. If they start this, shut down all Aeroflot flights to US.


Now there's a sure-fire way to de-escalate tensions :roll:


Using a passenger aircraft to send a message shouldn't happen in the first place. Pathetic.

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by aerobalance
Tue Aug 30, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vale Joe Sutter, Father of the 747, 1921-2016
Replies: 60
Views: 7576

Re: Vale Joe Sutter, Father of the 747, 1921-2016

R.I.P. Job well done.

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by aerobalance
Thu Jul 21, 2016 10:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa at Denver
Replies: 9
Views: 3227

Re: Lufthansa at Denver

Aeroflot777 wrote:
IPFreely wrote:
MUC is a great airport and underrated for making connections to the rest of Europe.


Arguably one of the best in Europe! The airport is efficient and a pleasure to use, it's becoming my go-to airport on the European continent.


Fantastic alternative to Frankfurt for me.

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by aerobalance
Thu Nov 12, 2015 7:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Your Whip!
Replies: 59
Views: 4891

RE: Show Us Your Whip!

Whatever this is connected to...  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><a href="http://s22.photobucket.com/user/aerobalance/media/IMG_1789_zps32f570fa.jpg.html" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i22.photobucket.com/a...

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by aerobalance
Wed Oct 14, 2015 4:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA B764 EWR-JFK
Replies: 10
Views: 5832

RE: UA B764 EWR-JFK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jfklganyc" class="quote" target="_blank">jfklganyc</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Dodgers back to <acronym title="Lan Chil...

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by aerobalance
Wed Sep 09, 2015 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1
Replies: 217
Views: 72383

BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2...-catches-fire-at-las-vegas-airport


Interesting passenger descriptions. Also note pic of evac passengers with bags.

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 08, 2015 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1
Replies: 217
Views: 72383

BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1

Dramatic pictures. Hope everyone is safe.

[Edited 2015-09-08 16:50:53]

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by aerobalance
Mon Apr 20, 2015 8:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Flight Teacher Who Flagged Moussaoui Dies
Replies: 2
Views: 2062

RE: Flight Teacher Who Flagged Moussaoui Dies

RIP... The message you were about to post is too short and probably not of any higher value to the topic at hand. You should think long and hard before posting a message in this forum and make it detailed and a valuable addition to the topic discussed. Avoid posting "Me Too" messages. These are mess...

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by aerobalance
Mon Apr 20, 2015 7:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NHL Playoff Thread
Replies: 75
Views: 4483

RE: NHL Playoff Thread

Great game to watch this past Saturday...
 photo Ducks-Jets_zps7lrcyyij.jpg

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by aerobalance
Fri Feb 06, 2015 5:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Conrad Hilton On BA 269 Smokes In Lavatories
Replies: 55
Views: 16817

RE: Conrad Hilton On BA 269 Smokes In Lavatories

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N1120A" class="quote" target="_blank">N1120A</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>Well, until the time he took a swing at the ...

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by aerobalance
Fri Feb 06, 2015 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Diversions At ONT 2/5/15
Replies: 15
Views: 3156

RE: Diversions At ONT 2/5/15

Expecting more fog overnight, will the airlines proceed with their long-haul flights inbound to LAX?

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by aerobalance
Thu Jan 22, 2015 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX - Proud Bird Restaurant Gets 20 Year Lease
Replies: 15
Views: 3601

RE: LAX - Proud Bird Restaurant Gets 20 Year Lease

Good news! Good for them.

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by aerobalance
Tue Jan 20, 2015 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United To Order 777-300ER?
Replies: 207
Views: 38866

RE: United To Order 777-300ER?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KarelXWB" class="quote" target="_blank">KarelXWB</a> (<a href="#133" class="quote">Reply 133</a>):<br/><i>Quoting KarelXWB (Reply 117):Though no...

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by aerobalance
Thu Dec 25, 2014 10:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Joe Cocker And Udo Jürgens Have Died
Replies: 12
Views: 2237

RE: Joe Cocker And Udo Jürgens Have Died

RIP Joe

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by aerobalance
Thu Dec 25, 2014 9:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Have An Impossible Dream Watch?
Replies: 4
Views: 2097

RE: Do You Have An Impossible Dream Watch?

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

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by aerobalance
Thu Dec 25, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Have An Impossible Dream Watch?
Replies: 4
Views: 2097

RE: Do You Have An Impossible Dream Watch?

Ya, that Patek is pretty nifty...

I'll probably pick up a Rolex 116618 Blue dial here this summer, that is my dream Rolex, it'll go well next to my three other Rolex watches: 116710LN, 116613LB & 116300BLRO.

Don't ever pay MSRP for a watch , Get it discounted.

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by aerobalance
Wed Oct 01, 2014 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Xiamen 787 Collided With Jet Bridge
Replies: 19
Views: 15548

RE: Xiamen 787 Collided With Jet Bridge

Change the engine to change the cowling or perform the repair with engine on wing?

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by aerobalance
Thu Jun 26, 2014 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NTSB: Plane And Pilots Caused Asiana 214 Accident
Replies: 242
Views: 32145

RE: NTSB: Plane And Pilots Caused Asiana 214 Accident

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/scbriml" class="quote" target="_blank">scbriml</a> (<a href="#98" class="quote">Reply 98</a>):<br/><i>Just as I can't help 777 fanboy paranoia</...

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by aerobalance
Mon Jun 09, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Many Cars Have You Owned?
Replies: 229
Views: 8961

RE: How Many Cars Have You Owned?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#142" class="quote">Reply 142</a>):<br/><i>Quoting aerobalance (Reply 141):7. '05...

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by aerobalance
Wed May 28, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Many Cars Have You Owned?
Replies: 229
Views: 8961

RE: How Many Cars Have You Owned?

1. '73 Mercury Capri 2. '76 Mercury Capri 3. '87 Ford Mustang <acronym title="GB Airways (Gibraltar)">GT</acronym> 4. '96 Nissa Sentra 5. '97 Honda CR-V 6. '05 Nissan Titan 7. '05 BMW 325i 8. '06 BMW 330i 9. '07 BMW 335i 10. '08 Lexus ES350 12. '08 Lexus IS350 13. '08 BMW 335ic 14. '08 Honda Civic 1...

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by aerobalance
Fri May 16, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2013-14 NHL Playoffs
Replies: 110
Views: 4691

RE: 2013-14 NHL Playoffs

As a season ticket holder I've gone to all the home playoff games and going to the Ducks game tonight, could care less who wins. Just beat Chicago.

[Edited 2014-05-16 09:22:07]

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by aerobalance
Sun May 04, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet Clips JetBlue At MCO
Replies: 15
Views: 13997

WestJet Clips JetBlue At MCO

Today, about 3:50pm Orlando time, anybody hear of this? Friend sent pic from inside JetBlue aircraft. <a href="http://s22.photobucket.com/user/aerobalance/media/Bm0CPquIEAAAYQ5_zps311d692f.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img border=0 src="http://i22.photobucket.com/albums/b345/aerobalance/Bm0CPquIEAAAYQ5...

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by aerobalance
Mon Apr 21, 2014 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stowaway In The Wheel Well Of HA45 SJC-OGG?
Replies: 118
Views: 25377

RE: Stowaway In The Wheel Well Of HA45 SJC-OGG?

Unfortunately this is a fluke (not a hoax), and will only give creedence for others to try this stunt.

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by aerobalance
Mon Apr 21, 2014 4:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Our Thoughts For Hercules (SA7700)
Replies: 70
Views: 5001

RE: Our Thoughts For Hercules (SA7700)

Way too young.

RIP

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by aerobalance
Wed Mar 12, 2014 3:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 15
Replies: 251
Views: 93734

RE: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 15

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/chrisrad" class="quote" target="_blank">chrisrad</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> He may not have...

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by aerobalance
Sat Mar 08, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 4
Replies: 335
Views: 174261

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 4

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/btfarrwm" class="quote" target="_blank">btfarrwm</a> (<a href="#71" class="quote">Reply 71</a>):<br/><i>2) While failures related to previous wi...

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by aerobalance
Sat Mar 08, 2014 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 1
Replies: 235
Views: 228366

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Norcal773" class="quote" target="_blank">Norcal773</a> (<a href="#126" class="quote">Reply 126</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> You misse...

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by aerobalance
Sat Mar 08, 2014 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 1
Replies: 235
Views: 228366

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 1

When an aircraft is 'lost' at cruise altitude - the safest phase of flight - it's natural to speculate at this early time.
Time will find a cause for this missing aircraft but now speculation is natural.

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by aerobalance
Thu Mar 06, 2014 11:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Use Synthetic Oil For Your Car?
Replies: 70
Views: 4261

RE: Do You Use Synthetic Oil For Your Car?

Nothing but M1

The twin-turbo, quad cam V-8 gets 0W-40
The high revving 4 cyl gets 0W-20
The quad cam V-8 in the truck gets 5W-30

10,000 mile oil change intervals for all.

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by aerobalance
Thu Feb 27, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Piers Morgan Show Cancelled...
Replies: 35
Views: 2697

RE: Piers Morgan Show Cancelled...

Who?


...................

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by aerobalance
Thu Jan 23, 2014 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NY Jets QB Geno Smith Escorted Out Of LAX
Replies: 46
Views: 11047

RE: NY Jets QB Geno Smith Escorted Out Of LAX

And...There it is... <a href="http://espn.go.com/new-york/nfl/story/_/id/10339833/geno-smith-new-york-jets-receives-apology-airline" target="_blank">http://espn.go.com/new-york/nfl/stor...york-jets-receives-apology-airline</a> Geno Smith receives an apology from Virgin America. For those who did not...

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by aerobalance
Sun Jan 19, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NY Jets QB Geno Smith Escorted Out Of LAX
Replies: 46
Views: 11047

RE: NY Jets QB Geno Smith Escorted Out Of LAX

Too bad Smith didn't record this incident with his cell phone, then we'd know what really happened before the armchair judges on this site chirped out.

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by aerobalance
Thu Dec 12, 2013 9:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Worst Car You've Ever Driven
Replies: 158
Views: 11032

RE: Worst Car You've Ever Driven

1976 Mercury Capri 2.3 liter - too many reasons why it was a piece of junk.

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by aerobalance
Thu Dec 12, 2013 9:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best Car You've Ever Driven
Replies: 68
Views: 4562

RE: Best Car You've Ever Driven

I enjoy my current two cars, the 2013 Honda Accord <acronym title="OLD: Crossair (Switzerland), NEW: Swiss International Airlines (Switzerland)">LX</acronym> is a great daily driver that is very refined - wonderful detail, so easy to drive day in and day out while being a nimble handler with a nice ...

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by aerobalance
Mon Oct 14, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do You Like Your Eggs?
Replies: 74
Views: 4425

RE: How Do You Like Your Eggs?

This morning was scrambled eggs with a touch of canola oil, 4 pieces of bacon. Tasty

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by aerobalance
Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Do You Like Your Eggs?
Replies: 74
Views: 4425

How Do You Like Your Eggs?

Personally, scrambled. However, I've been ordering over-easy more lately...

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by aerobalance
Thu Sep 26, 2013 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX - Proud Bird Restaurant To Close
Replies: 51
Views: 19416

RE: LAX - Proud Bird Restaurant To Close

What a shame. Too bad

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by aerobalance
Thu Sep 05, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2013: Italian GP
Replies: 43
Views: 3454

RE: F1 2013: Italian GP

Vettel will not do well this year at Monza
















He will only win by 5 sec. instead of 15 sec.....

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 03, 2013 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes
Replies: 47
Views: 13989

RE: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes

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

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 03, 2013 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes
Replies: 47
Views: 13989

RE: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/VV701" class="quote" target="_blank">VV701</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Yes. They obviously do know what they are doin...

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 03, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes
Replies: 47
Views: 13989

RE: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/atcanobbio" class="quote" target="_blank">atcanobbio</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Quoting aerobalance (Reply 3): I rem...

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 03, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who's Been To Maui?
Replies: 15
Views: 2645

RE: Who's Been To Maui?

Maui no ka oi!

All of the above, enjoy and relax. Personaly, it's snorkelling near Lahaina and golfing. Enjoy the sunlight and weather.

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 03, 2013 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes
Replies: 47
Views: 13989

RE: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXintl" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXintl</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Quoting aerobalance (Reply 3): <acronym titl...

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by aerobalance
Tue Sep 03, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes
Replies: 47
Views: 13989

RE: BA S14 LHR Longhaul Schedule Changes

LAX 2x daily A380 will not be enough - poor decision.

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by aerobalance
Mon Sep 02, 2013 4:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A.net Member Lufthansa747 Passed Away At Age 32
Replies: 68
Views: 9215

RE: A.net Member Lufthansa747 Passed Away At Age 32

RIP

Way too young

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by aerobalance
Tue Aug 27, 2013 4:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California Raised Taxes The World Didn't End...
Replies: 27
Views: 3838

RE: California Raised Taxes The World Didn't End...

As a small business owner in California I have been hit extremely hard by this tax increase. Fortunately, I can pass it along to my customers - who have deep pockets, the US government and various governments around the world. However, I have been looking to move my company to another state since I ...

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by aerobalance
Mon Jul 08, 2013 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6
Replies: 289
Views: 62826

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mark2fly1034" class="quote" target="_blank">Mark2fly1034</a> (<a href="#125" class="quote">Reply 125</a>):<br/><i>To add on yes this was the pil...

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by aerobalance
Sun Jul 07, 2013 9:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 4
Replies: 272
Views: 76810

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 4

Something about the sequence given from the NTSB bothers me. 7 seconds from impact there is a command to increase engine power 4 seconds from impact the stick shaker activates 1.5 seconds from impact the command for a go-around is given. We know that it takes several seconds for a large turbine engi...

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