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by mark2fly1034
Fri Jun 30, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Crew Training 359/CS100
Replies: 34
Views: 8511

Re: Delta Crew Training 359/CS100

I think it would work out better to have the first CS based out of DTW that was YUL and people are close should something happen.

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by mark2fly1034
Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interesting DL gauge changes this Winter
Replies: 11
Views: 2199

Re: Interesting DL gauge changes this Winter

I would go out on a limb and say it has to do with getting more A330s and 777s ready to go to rehurb

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue May Delay ATL Launch
Replies: 191
Views: 17697

Re: JetBlue May Delay ATL Launch

I just want to point out DL only has around 25ish wide body international departures from around 3pm-9pm+ Now there are a few arrivals during the evening that would require E or F for the most part (Unless Preclearence)

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by mark2fly1034
Tue Feb 07, 2017 3:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: DL Economy Comfort Plus DUS-PHL-DCA-DUS December 2016
Replies: 6
Views: 5569

Re: DL Economy Comfort Plus DUS-PHL-DCA-DUS December 2016

Only time in the last few years (4ish+) I know DL will hand out menu cards in on Asia flights

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by mark2fly1034
Mon Oct 31, 2016 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chaotic Evacuations may Lead to Recertification
Replies: 176
Views: 17070

Re: Chaotic Evacuations may Lead to Recertification

I also keep important stuff on me for takeoff and landing, but one thing I have not seen is charging cable it was not something I had thought of till I was on a DL 747 last summer out of AMS and we shut down an engine right after takeoff and was going to have to come back to the airport and land. If...

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by mark2fly1034
Sat Aug 27, 2016 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Airports that changed names to honor politicians
Replies: 165
Views: 11390

Re: Major Airports that changed names to honor politicians

727LOVER wrote:
Besides JFK,....any airports renamed after someone, and the code changed?



Lima just changed their airport code from SPIM to SPJC for Jorge Chávez not sure if that counts as a change in your book

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by mark2fly1034
Tue May 31, 2016 2:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 167 SEA-NRT Circling NW Of SEA
Replies: 53
Views: 15702

RE: DL 167 SEA-NRT Circling NW Of SEA

<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="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i> Quoting Caryjack (Reply 5): Thanks....Were th...

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by mark2fly1034
Thu May 26, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Big Delays Of Flights From USA To KEF Today
Replies: 20
Views: 10769

RE: Big Delays Of Flights From USA To KEF Today

Why would the airport not just turn into an uncontrolled airport if there was no ATC... seems like the simple solution.

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by mark2fly1034
Sun Mar 06, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stansted 2001
Replies: 6
Views: 5002

RE: Stansted 2001

Okay i missed Standsted part still guessing 2001

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by mark2fly1034
Sun Mar 06, 2016 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stansted 2001
Replies: 6
Views: 5002

RE: Stansted 2001

Rather vague, Departure city would help and year but im guessing 2001?

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Feb 11, 2016 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Planes That Never Had A Chance.
Replies: 125
Views: 29232

RE: Planes That Never Had A Chance.

Cessna Skycatcher did not last long at all a rather odd LSA design

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Feb 05, 2016 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best, Least-used Runways?
Replies: 106
Views: 16413

RE: Best, Least-used Runways?

Daytona DAB has a 10,500 foot runway no plane that files there requires that much runway.

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Feb 05, 2016 5:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Pre Clearance On US-Canada Flights?
Replies: 65
Views: 13199

RE: Why No Pre Clearance On US-Canada Flights?

I have had doubts about preclearence and if it is even worth it as a passenger but now that I have done it a few times <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>, <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - Br...

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Feb 04, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump 752 Emergency Landing At BNA
Replies: 107
Views: 30672

RE: Trump 752 Emergency Landing At BNA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Amsterdam" class="quote" target="_blank">Amsterdam</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>Quoting pjc747 (Reply 20): Quoting Ams...

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by mark2fly1034
Sun Jan 24, 2016 5:28 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR'14 1/5: KLM Last MD11 In J, US CRJ PHL-YUL-AMS
Replies: 3
Views: 24502

RE: TR'14 1/5: KLM Last MD11 In J, US CRJ PHL-YUL-AMS

Thats awesome! I had no idea you were on the flight I ended up getting the last seat on the flight and it was a party in coach FAs had to tell us to not talk so loud a few times and we got kicked out of the galley so they could eat their dinner. <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4uJjf1KxFhQ" t...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Jan 15, 2016 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dropping And Parachuting The Passenger Cabin...
Replies: 39
Views: 8592

RE: Dropping And Parachuting The Passenger Cabin...

That will be an extra $45 fee per passenger, but thanks to the system if you are running late just drop them over the airport that you wont get nailed for on time performance.

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Jan 14, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pilots Are Too Reliant On Automation
Replies: 86
Views: 11413

RE: Pilots Are Too Reliant On Automation

A few problems come up with pilots and taking them out. First what happens if something goes wrong... A car or train just stops. Does not happen with an airplane. Second who is going to pay the bandwidth for the singles. Think of Superbowl Sunday. It would cost around 20K+ an hour to fly a UAV aroun...

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by mark2fly1034
Wed Jan 13, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Intrastate US Widebodies
Replies: 85
Views: 12584

RE: Intrastate US Widebodies

Delta use to reposition an L-1011 from MIA to FLL talk about a long haul.

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by mark2fly1034
Sat Jan 09, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: AA To Announce LAX-HKG
Replies: 234
Views: 36303

RE: Rumor: AA To Announce LAX-HKG

it the reason for the 18 layover of the plane not used for inceptions or maybe a deep cleaning of the plane? I know Delta has a TechOps base out there so maybe Delta does some kind of <acronym title="Mexicana Airlines (Mexico)">MX</acronym> work on the plane? If they did do a W with the two aircraft...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Jan 08, 2016 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Inaugurates DAB
Replies: 52
Views: 5578

RE: JetBlue Inaugurates DAB

If Delta could not make the route work for more then one season I don't see this flight lasting very long at all.

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by mark2fly1034
Wed Jan 06, 2016 3:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Mission: 747: Delta 747-400 CDG-DTW J
Replies: 21
Views: 21842

RE: Mission: 747: Delta 747-400 CDG-DTW J

great <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym> but just a side note its not soup or salad on Delta, its Salad with the option of adding on the soup if you want it. Ending up flying one last week by mistake when the <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJA...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Dec 25, 2015 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Reaches 100 Million Passengers - 1st Ever
Replies: 50
Views: 10915

RE: ATL Reaches 100 Million Passengers - 1st Ever

I would say <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> can easily handle 120 million or more. E and F tends to be underused most of the day till the afternoon bank of international departures. Eve...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Dec 25, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Delta J ATL-MUC Vid Review
Replies: 0
Views: 4213

Delta J ATL-MUC Vid Review

So I decided to take a trip to visit the famous Christmas Markets of Germany but this will be more of a review of the trip going over to Munich. Todays flight would be on a Delta 767-400 N836MH and I would be in seat 10A. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkG8QGCCAfM I arrived at the Intentional termi...

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by mark2fly1034
Sun Nov 22, 2015 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports With Tramway Access?
Replies: 55
Views: 8761

RE: Airports With Tramway Access?

No one has said DXB for their metro system, but most EU airports have some railway system to them besides TXL which is bus.

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Nov 20, 2015 4:06 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Through The Eyes Of A Seaplane Pilot
Replies: 12
Views: 8343

RE: Through The Eyes Of A Seaplane Pilot

I must say your videos suck... only says I would love to fly there and not in be a CFI in the US... But your videos are really good and you will be the next Casey Neistat or Roman Atwood.

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by mark2fly1034
Mon Nov 16, 2015 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Common Aircraft Flying The Atlantic?
Replies: 49
Views: 18065

RE: Most Common Aircraft Flying The Atlantic?

I do believe <acronym title="OLD: Britannia Airlines (United Kingdom), NEW: Thomsonfly (United Kingdom)">BY</acronym> flies a 767 to <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym> also <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Flo...

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by mark2fly1034
Sat Nov 14, 2015 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris Terror Attacks, French Borders Closed
Replies: 140
Views: 33915

RE: Paris Terror Attacks, French Borders Closed

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mercure1" class="quote" target="_blank">mercure1</a> (<a href="#89" class="quote">Reply 89</a>):<br/><i>First possible Schengen flight is <acron...

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by mark2fly1034
Sat Nov 14, 2015 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris Terror Attacks, French Borders Closed
Replies: 140
Views: 33915

RE: Paris Terror Attacks, French Borders Closed

One of the first North American arrivals will land in about an hour and half DL82 is scheduled to land at 0500 Local time.

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by mark2fly1034
Tue Nov 10, 2015 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus In Talk For 30 A380s For 2 Airlines
Replies: 135
Views: 35938

RE: Airbus In Talk For 30 A380s For 2 Airlines

Put me down for 20 for Spirit and 12 for JetBlue gotta start somewhere.

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by mark2fly1034
Tue Nov 10, 2015 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 767-400 - Due A Refresh?
Replies: 54
Views: 14032

RE: DL 767-400 - Due A Refresh?

There are USB ports on the plane they are rather hard to find, they are located under the seat between them, it also contains an ethernet port I think, its a little hard to find but it it is there, all planes with IFE have it somewhere.

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by mark2fly1034
Sun Nov 08, 2015 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Intreasting Video On 5X Hot Spares
Replies: 6
Views: 5159

RE: Intreasting Video On 5X Hot Spares

They also have sweep flights I don't see it on flight aware now but <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / KDEN), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym>-<acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - ...

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Oct 29, 2015 4:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Plane On Fire In FLL
Replies: 106
Views: 35174

RE: A Plane On Fire In FLL

Who is Dynamic I have never heard of them but according to wiki they only have 5 767s and now they are down to 4.

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Oct 22, 2015 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 321 Over Magic Kingdom! Why?
Replies: 17
Views: 12791

RE: AA 321 Over Magic Kingdom! Why?

It is owned by Disney they just shell out a ton of money for the TFR and you can get permission from them to fly in it they fly helicopters in it all the time.

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Oct 22, 2015 2:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: British Airways 787 Philadelphia To London (Y)
Replies: 7
Views: 9999

RE: British Airways 787 Philadelphia To London (Y)

Great report love to see Y reports on other airlines. I flew ANA 788 and it was 3-3-3 in the back.

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by mark2fly1034
Mon Oct 19, 2015 2:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flown On Crashed Planes?
Replies: 97
Views: 18991

RE: Flown On Crashed Planes?

I flew on the Delta MD88 that went of the runway in LGA over the winter a few weeks before it happened. Thats about it as far as I know.

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by mark2fly1034
Mon Oct 12, 2015 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Plane On Fire In Jamaica
Replies: 33
Views: 21696

RE: Delta Plane On Fire In Jamaica

http://www.11alive.com/story/news/lo...cuated-due-possible-fire/73840802/

747-800 as stated in the 11alive article.

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by mark2fly1034
Mon Oct 12, 2015 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?
Replies: 317
Views: 65812

Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?

<a href="http://www.11alive.com/story/news/local/2015/10/12/atlanta-bound-delta-flight-evacuated-due-possible-fire/73840802/" target="_blank">http://www.11alive.com/story/news/lo...cuated-due-possible-fire/73840802/</a> In other news the 747-800 is already in the delta fleet not sure what everyone i...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Oct 02, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Ask DOT To Revoke AA LAX-HND Authority
Replies: 146
Views: 31174

RE: Delta Ask DOT To Revoke AA LAX-HND Authority

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MAH4546" class="quote" target="_blank">MAH4546</a> (<a href="#34" class="quote">Reply 34</a>):<br/><i>No. Delta had strict conditions because of...

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by mark2fly1034
Wed Sep 23, 2015 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More DL 744 Woes
Replies: 63
Views: 20651

RE: More DL 744 Woes

A few photos from DL73 First one was at the gate area waiting for departure <a href="http://s246.photobucket.com/user/DVA4890/media/DSC_6938_zpsiu65hmyc.jpg.html" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i246.photobucket.com/albums/gg120/DVA4890/DSC_6938_zpsiu65hmyc.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i24...

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by mark2fly1034
Wed Sep 23, 2015 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More DL 744 Woes
Replies: 63
Views: 20651

RE: More DL 744 Woes

I was on the flight it happened right after takeoff I noticed we were not going above 6,000 feet, after a few minutes the pilot told us they had lost oil pressure in the #1 engine and we were going to dump fuel and return. After landing we taxied to a remote stand and after 3 hours they cans led the...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Sep 11, 2015 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-80 Question
Replies: 15
Views: 6576

RE: DL MD-80 Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UA444" class="quote" target="_blank">UA444</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i> Quoting mark2fly1034 (Reply 9): Quoting Dalmd...

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Sep 11, 2015 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-80 Question
Replies: 15
Views: 6576

RE: DL MD-80 Question

Delta had a haul loss in BOS over the winter so some extra parts there as well.

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Sep 10, 2015 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your Own Recollections Of 9/11/01
Replies: 75
Views: 10127

RE: Your Own Recollections Of 9/11/01

I was a young one only 8 and I still remember it clear as day, I was at school when the principle came over the intercom to not inform the students of what was going on. It did not really strike me as odd or weird but I do remember a lot of students where being checked out from class. I got on the b...

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Sep 10, 2015 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Production Increase
Replies: 38
Views: 14668

RE: 767 Production Increase

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/2175301" class="quote" target="_blank">2175301</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>The question is - at what point (if ever) ...

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Sep 10, 2015 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC To Start PRG, WAW, GLA, CMN, BUD
Replies: 71
Views: 13951

RE: AC To Start PRG, WAW, GLA, CMN, BUD

Just out of curiosity not to hijack this but how is Rouge doing it seems to be growing but is it making money?

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by mark2fly1034
Wed Sep 09, 2015 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1
Replies: 217
Views: 72021

BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1

Sorry guys i just dropped a mix tape guess it was too hot. Anyway it does look forward of the main gear and does not appear to be coming from the engines which seems like it might be coming from the cargo hold?

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by mark2fly1034
Fri Aug 28, 2015 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N823NW - Finally Delivered
Replies: 3
Views: 9974

RE: N823NW - Finally Delivered

Do they get a discount from the sticker price like car dealerships do with storm damaged vehicles?

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by mark2fly1034
Tue Aug 25, 2015 12:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Transatlantic Daylight - Fascinating Phenomena
Replies: 26
Views: 14417

RE: Transatlantic Daylight - Fascinating Phenomena

Same thing happens with TPAC flights. I have left <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> around 4pm it gets dark after about 3 hours but does not stay dark long especially during summer time before landing in <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - Int...

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by mark2fly1034
Sun Aug 23, 2015 8:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Domestic 767-300 Economy Cabin? (Seats/PTV)
Replies: 33
Views: 8493

RE: Delta Domestic 767-300 Economy Cabin? (Seats/PTV)

The port is located in-between the seats like below the armrest just below the seats. There is also an ethernet port located with it, it is hard to find but its there.

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by mark2fly1034
Thu Aug 13, 2015 11:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Test Gates In ATL (B5 / B7)
Replies: 48
Views: 14429

RE: DL Test Gates In ATL (B5 / B7)

That gate area have been test gates for probably two years now, rather it is new furniture or new podiums these two gates always seem different every time I walk by them. If you notice they also have brighter lights (maybe LEDs) compared to the gates across the hall. I do know one of the T gates whe...

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