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by joemonster
Tue Aug 02, 2016 6:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EY27 - Bird strike on arrival to EDI
Replies: 1
Views: 955

EY27 - Bird strike on arrival to EDI

Hello, My partner who works at Edinburgh airport told me that EY28 EDI to AUH was cancelled yesterday (1st August) because of a bird strike. Apparently it put a hole in the wing. Obviously she was hearing the information second hand so might not be accurate; however, looking on flightradar24, it lef...

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by joemonster
Sat Mar 07, 2015 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will Loganair Replace Their Twin Otters?
Replies: 12
Views: 4407

RE: When Will Loganair Replace Their Twin Otters?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vfw614" class="quote" target="_blank">vfw614</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Picture of the first aircraft : <a href="http:...

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by joemonster
Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will Loganair Replace Their Twin Otters?
Replies: 12
Views: 4407

RE: When Will Loganair Replace Their Twin Otters?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EIDL" class="quote" target="_blank">EIDL</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>The Scottish Government has two new Viking Air DH6...

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by joemonster
Wed Mar 04, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will Loganair Replace Their Twin Otters?
Replies: 12
Views: 4407

When Will Loganair Replace Their Twin Otters?

Does anyone know when Loganair will replace their Twin Otters and what with? Looking at Loganair's fleet on <a href="http://www.planespotters.net/Production_List/search.php?manufacturer=De-Havilland-Canada&type=DHC-6_Twin-Otter&fleet=5051&fleetStatus=1" target="_blank">planespotters.net<...

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by joemonster
Sat Aug 18, 2007 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Newswires Reporting A Hijacking - 139 People
Replies: 108
Views: 14431

RE: Newswires Reporting A Hijacking - 139 People

Glad to see that there's a happy ending to this with everyone getting off safely and the hijackers giving themselves up to police. But i was just wondering, during the video of all the passengers fleeing the plane, the tail cone appeared to disconnect and hang in mid-air then passengers jumping out ...

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by joemonster
Fri Aug 03, 2007 3:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scottish Aviation Thread - July 2007
Replies: 58
Views: 4842

RE: Scottish Aviation Thread - July 2007

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by joemonster
Sat Jul 28, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Taxi Or Tow From Gate To Runway?
Replies: 16
Views: 8836

RE: Taxi Or Tow From Gate To Runway?

From what I remember there was a thread on this before about Virgin using this idea at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>. I'm not sure if it was just a discussion about the merits of it or if it was actually implemented for a trial period. I do remember th...

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by joemonster
Fri Jun 29, 2007 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Second And Third Dreamliner - An Update
Replies: 42
Views: 16043

RE: The Second And Third Dreamliner - An Update

Being fairly local to Prestwick (<acronym title="Glasgow - Prestwick (PIK / EGPK), United Kingdom">PIK</acronym>) where the LCF has stopped off for fuel on a couple of ocassions i was wondering how would i find out about the schedule for these flights travelling through <acronym title="Glasgow - Pre...

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by joemonster
Thu Jun 28, 2007 5:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BMi Maintenance Base At GLA (old Rumor)
Replies: 0
Views: 3234

BMi Maintenance Base At GLA (old Rumor)

I had a look in the database but didn't come up with anything. There were rumors years ago about BMi building a maintenance facility at <acronym title="Glasgow - International (Abbotsinch) (GLA / EGPF), United Kingdom">GLA</acronym>. From what I remember the farm land to the east of RWY23/05 was to ...

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by joemonster
Thu May 03, 2007 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Airbus Have A Financial Services Division
Replies: 3
Views: 3444

RE: Does Airbus Have A Financial Services Division

Damn it. Missed that on the airbus site...  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/sarcastic.gif" alt="Yeah sure"> hmmm..... that looks like its just for used airbusses in Airbus' own 'fleet'... cheers VC10  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/bigthumbsup.gif" alt="bigthumbsup" border...

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by joemonster
Thu May 03, 2007 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Airbus Have A Financial Services Division
Replies: 3
Views: 3444

Does Airbus Have A Financial Services Division

I couldn't find anything on here in the search so... I know that Boeing provides financial assistance to prospective customers through their Boeing Capital division. Does Airbus or any other aircraft manufacturer offer the same service in some capacity? I've had a look around online and can't find a...

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by joemonster
Tue Apr 24, 2007 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Acronyms As Airline Names
Replies: 144
Views: 17218

RE: Acronyms As Airline Names

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by joemonster
Mon Apr 23, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could BA Realistically Join Air France-KLM?
Replies: 20
Views: 7976

RE: Could BA Realistically Join Air France-KLM?

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by joemonster
Fri Apr 13, 2007 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Uefa Cup Final Traffic 2007
Replies: 15
Views: 3744

RE: Uefa Cup Final Traffic 2007

Unfortunately i won't be able to see any of the stuff at <acronym title="Glasgow - International (Abbotsinch) (GLA / EGPF), United Kingdom">GLA</acronym> or <acronym title="Glasgow - Prestwick (PIK / EGPK), United Kingdom">PIK</acronym> this time around because i'll be studying for my exams...on my ...

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by joemonster
Thu Apr 12, 2007 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAF Jets Assist CO 777 Flight 90 At TLV
Replies: 45
Views: 11885

RE: IAF Jets Assist CO 777 Flight 90 At TLV

Please excuse my ignorance but what happens if this occurs at night? Because surely you wouldn't be able to see what's going on in the cockpits. atleast not the fighter cockpit anyway...  boggled 

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by joemonster
Thu Apr 12, 2007 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM Fleet? & More
Replies: 60
Views: 7665

RE: KLM Fleet? & More

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by joemonster
Tue Mar 27, 2007 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates A380
Replies: 18
Views: 3538

RE: Emirates A380

A dumb question i'm sure but if there is a gap between the cn numbers that means they haven't been allocated right? Because on planespotters.net the production list ends: 044 Airbus A380-841 D-<acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> Lufthansa On Order 045 Airbus A380-841 <acronym title="AMC Aviation...

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by joemonster
Fri Mar 16, 2007 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Awe Inspiring Sights From The Air
Replies: 57
Views: 6117

RE: Awe Inspiring Sights From The Air

I remember a couple of years ago coming home from Rhodes and taking off at night without a cloud in the sky. Looking down over the water i could see the moonlight lighting up the water softly then it went black over the land. It was almost as if it was a dream, a truely beautiful sight. Also when i ...

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by joemonster
Tue Feb 13, 2007 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 RTO Test This Week At Istre
Replies: 77
Views: 12444

RE: A380 RTO Test This Week At Istre

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