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by EY460
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Explosions At BRU Pt 2.
Replies: 244
Views: 32699

RE: Two Explosions At BRU Pt 2.

A friend of mine was supposed to fly today from <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym> to <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (Metropolitan) (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> with <acronym title="United Airlines (...

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by EY460
Thu Oct 15, 2015 7:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has The Italian Government Bought An EY A340-500?
Replies: 31
Views: 13908

Has The Italian Government Bought An EY A340-500?

<a href="http://www.guidaviaggi.it/notizie/174808/pronto-al-decollo-l%E2%80%99air-force-one-italiano" target="_blank">http://www.guidaviaggi.it/notizie/17...o-l%E2%80%99air-force-one-italiano</a> Several Italian news outlets are reporting that the Italian Government has bought one of the Etihad A340...

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by EY460
Sat Oct 10, 2015 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Close Call? IB A346 At San José
Replies: 19
Views: 12665

RE: Close Call? IB A346 At San José

http://video.corriere.it/impressiona...ed2aba-6e4c-11e5-aad2-b4771ca274f3

There is a video (too), from another angle.

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by EY460
Fri Aug 21, 2015 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Punches EK FA
Replies: 32
Views: 15232

RE: Man Punches EK FA

http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/ma...ght-attendant-20150820-gj49v4.html

It seems that the passenger was deaf.

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by EY460
Sat Jul 25, 2015 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FCO T3 Operational?
Replies: 2
Views: 1863

RE: FCO T3 Operational?

Yes, back in operation on 18 July.

There are few minor adjustments in the terminal assignments,

https://www.adr.it/documents/10157/554493/Allocazione+Terminal+per+Vettori_24luglio.pdf/f3117712-3bc4-4685-ad57-07b90e003422

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by EY460
Mon May 11, 2015 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The "Posh Lounges Being Built At Lax"
Replies: 49
Views: 8807

RE: The "Posh Lounges Being Built At Lax"

Is there any Lounge at LAX TBIT which can be accesed by paying a fee?

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by EY460
Sat Apr 04, 2015 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Italy's Largest Airline 2014
Replies: 21
Views: 7436

RE: Ryanair Italy's Largest Airline 2014

<a href="http://www.enac.gov.it/repository/ContentManagement/information/P1826179810/Dati_di_traffico_2014.pdf" target="_blank">http://www.enac.gov.it/repository/Co...26179810/Dati_di_traffico_2014.pdf</a> This is the complete document with all the data. It's in Italian, but it shouldn't be difficul...

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by EY460
Sat Jan 10, 2015 10:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Asia QZ8501 SUB To SIN Crash - Part 9
Replies: 231
Views: 64881

RE: Air Asia QZ8501 SUB To SIN Crash - Part 9

The tail has been raised. <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qxdzp4HAFgg" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qxdzp4HAFgg</a> They were not very gentle in the recovery operation. Is there the danger of losing some evidence? For instance how can they investigate those scratches which ...

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by EY460
Fri Dec 19, 2014 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arke's 2nd B787 PH-TFL 1st Commercial Day Photos
Replies: 10
Views: 5049

RE: Arke's 2nd B787 PH-TFL 1st Commercial Day Photos

When is Jetairfly getting the second 787?

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by EY460
Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 717 Fleet Status
Replies: 63
Views: 12219

RE: 717 Fleet Status

<a href="http://www.lastampa.it/2014/10/02/blogs/allacciate-le-cinture/volotea-in-arrivo-altri-aerei-e-presto-annuncer-una-nuova-base-PueEL73pRrT9aWn2W1zMoM/pagina.html" target="_blank">http://www.lastampa.it/2014/10/02/bl...PueEL73pRrT9aWn2W1zMoM/pagina.html</a> The article is in Italian, but Volot...

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by EY460
Wed Sep 24, 2014 11:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM New Lost & Found Service
Replies: 3
Views: 2297

KLM New Lost & Found Service

KLM has introduced a new Lost & Found service at Amsterdam Airport: you'll need to see the video to believe it. It's a fantastic idea which will give KLM lots of visibility on social media.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NK-T_t166TY

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by EY460
Fri Jul 04, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Train Derails And Sends 3 737 Fuselages Into River
Replies: 265
Views: 65564

RE: Train Derails And Sends 3 737 Fuselages Into River

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2014/...5-1C00E45500000578-295_964x637.jpg

From this picture, the one on the left is definitely a 737 fuselage. The one on the right seems a tank.

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by EY460
Fri Jul 04, 2014 9:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BBD: Customer Orders Up To 24 X CRJ900
Replies: 9
Views: 4440

RE: BBD: Customer Orders Up To 24 X CRJ900

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CRJ900" class="quote" target="_blank">CRJ900</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>nteresting, and good to see that those frames ...

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by EY460
Mon Jun 30, 2014 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 20th Anniversary Of The A330 Prototype Accident
Replies: 1
Views: 3239

20th Anniversary Of The A330 Prototype Accident

Twenty years ago, and Airbus A330-300 crashed in Toulouse while performing some tests.

There is nice video made by the brother of one of the two Alitalia pilots which were on board.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L05KS8qoSuQ&feature=youtu.be

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by EY460
Mon Jun 02, 2014 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Buys 15 More A321's
Replies: 202
Views: 37374

RE: DL Buys 15 More A321's

Are they going to be NEOs, considering that they are going to be delivered from 2018?

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by EY460
Mon Jun 02, 2014 9:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Moving Forward To Finalize Alitalia Deal
Replies: 50
Views: 13289

RE: Etihad Moving Forward To Finalize Alitalia Deal

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

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by EY460
Tue May 27, 2014 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Massimo Vignelli, (old AA Livery), Passed Away
Replies: 1
Views: 1946

Massimo Vignelli, (old AA Livery), Passed Away

<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/28/business/massimo-vignelli-a-modernist-graphic-designer-dies-at-83.html?_r=0" target="_blank">http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/28/bu...phic-designer-dies-at-83.html?_r=0</a> Massimo Vignelli, the "father" of the old <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA<...

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by EY460
Wed Mar 26, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia A320 Special Livery Question
Replies: 3
Views: 2902

RE: Alitalia A320 Special Livery 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/OA412" class="quote" target="_blank">OA412</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym> h...

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by EY460
Wed Mar 26, 2014 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia A320 Special Livery Question
Replies: 3
Views: 2902

Alitalia A320 Special Livery Question

Alitalia has introduced a special livery to promote one of Italy's regions, Calabria. One side of the plane is written in Italian and the other is in English. <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Alitalia/Airbus-A320-216/2415216/L/" target="_bla...

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by EY460
Sat Mar 08, 2014 1:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 3
Replies: 258
Views: 130819

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 3

http://orf.at/stories/2221258/2221257/

Also the Austrian passenger was not on board and had its passport stolen.

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by EY460
Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 3
Replies: 258
Views: 130819

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 3

The Italian citizen whose name was in the passenger list called home and he said he was not on board (and he never booked the ticket, so it's not a case of missed flight). Apparently, he had his passport stolen several months ago. Links of the news in Italian. <a href="http://www.corriere.it/esteri/...

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by EY460
Wed Feb 19, 2014 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RUMOR: Turkish Airlines To Wet-lease A380s
Replies: 232
Views: 55924

RE: RUMOR: Turkish Airlines To Wet-lease A380s

How many <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> A380 will be ready by the summer? Maybe they are not too optimistic about the new Doha Airport to be ready on time. But would <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> "help" a competitor? On another thread, they are talking about a June deliver...

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by EY460
Mon Feb 17, 2014 8:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET702 ADD-FCO ET-AMF Squawking 7500 (Confirmed Hijack)
Replies: 263
Views: 57133

RE: ET702 ADD-FCO ET-AMF Squawking 7500 (Confirmed Hijack)

<a href="http://video.repubblica.it/edizione/parma/aereo-dirottato-il-pilota-ha-preso-il-controllo-mentre-ero-alla-toilette/156257/154752" target="_blank">http://video.repubblica.it/edizione/...re-ero-alla-toilette/156257/154752</a> The Captain (which was Italian) of the plane explains to the passen...

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by EY460
Wed Nov 27, 2013 6:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian Airlines To Start Beijing
Replies: 26
Views: 9498

RE: Hawaiian Airlines To Start Beijing

On a side note, HA has now more A330 (14) than B767 (13).

http://www.planespotters.net/Airline/Hawaiian-Airlines

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by EY460
Sat Oct 19, 2013 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation October 2013
Replies: 178
Views: 16974

RE: Turkish Aviation October 2013

http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/19/wo...ld/meast/syria-civil-war-hostages/

Secondo la CNN, i due piloti sono gia' stati liberati.

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by EY460
Sun Sep 29, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Skids Off Runway On Landing.
Replies: 24
Views: 21513

RE: Alitalia Skids Off Runway On Landing.

A couple more pics here. <a href="http://www.dazebaonews.it/italia/item/21216-fiumicino-aereo-alitalia-fuori-pista-le-foto-esclusive" target="_blank">http://www.dazebaonews.it/italia/ite...alia-fuori-pista-le-foto-esclusive</a> Similar accident to the Wizz Air flight (same airport and same aircraft ...

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by EY460
Tue Aug 13, 2013 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Engine Cowling Issue For An A319/A320
Replies: 50
Views: 17593

Another Engine Cowling Issue For An A319/A320

<a href="http://www.youreporter.it/gallerie/VOLO_EASY_JET_RITORNA_A_MALPENSA_dopo_DECOLLO/pag-1" target="_blank">http://www.youreporter.it/gallerie/V...ORNA_A_MALPENSA_dopo_DECOLLO/pag-1</a> Another engine cowling issue for a an A319/A320 (not sure which one, I couldn't find the information anywhere...

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by EY460
Mon Aug 12, 2013 10:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Goodbye Love Boat
Replies: 18
Views: 4216

RE: Goodbye Love Boat

<a href="http://www.ilsecoloxix.it/p/mondo/2013/08/12/APJYRfCG-tragedia_operai_morti.shtml" target="_blank">http://www.ilsecoloxix.it/p/mondo/20...JYRfCG-tragedia_operai_morti.shtml</a> Link only in Italian. Two workers of the Turkish break-yard have died in the flooded engine room of the <acronym t...

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by EY460
Sat Aug 10, 2013 10:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Goodbye Love Boat
Replies: 18
Views: 4216

Goodbye Love Boat

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLIXRmfw-bY

The former Pacific Princess has reached a scrapyard in Turkey where she will be demolished. A sad end for such an important ship.

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by EY460
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Starts Retirement Of 734 Fleet?
Replies: 42
Views: 15821

RE: BA Starts Retirement Of 734 Fleet?

Will this be a 1-to-1 replacement or are they going to shrink / expand the operations at LGW?

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by EY460
Mon Jul 15, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA A319 Interior Pics
Replies: 128
Views: 48007

RE: AA A319 Interior Pics

I really like the cabin and I believe that the F seats are <acronym title="CSA Czech Airlines">OK</acronym>. The aisle width is exactly the same in the two cabin, and despite a larger armrest between the two F seats, you should get a wider seat. What I don't like is that in the first row of you don'...

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by EY460
Mon Jul 15, 2013 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Announces A380 To BCN From 01FEB
Replies: 39
Views: 13548

RE: Emirates Announces A380 To BCN From 01FEB

Is there any other Spanish city which could sustain an EK flight (if the bilateral allows so)?

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by EY460
Thu Jul 11, 2013 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Going To The Airport By Cable Car
Replies: 2
Views: 3238

Going To The Airport By Cable Car

Not sure if this is a first, but Genoa Airport (Italy) is going to build a cable car to connect a new railway station to the passenger terminal. Genoa Airport is at sea level and by the coastline. However, the same railway station will be used to connect a new technological area which is being build...

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by EY460
Thu Jul 04, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Announces Restructuring Plans
Replies: 48
Views: 14932

RE: Alitalia Announces Restructuring Plans

For the plan, go to this link (it's all in Italian) and click "allegato 4032".

http://www.aviazionecivile.org/vb/sh...PIANO-INDUSTRIALE-ALITALIA-2013-16

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by EY460
Thu Jul 04, 2013 10:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Announces Restructuring Plans
Replies: 48
Views: 14932

RE: Alitalia Announces Restructuring Plans

<a href="http://www.ilsole24ore.com/pdf2010/SoleOnLine5/_Oggetti_Correlati/Documenti/Finanza%20e%20Mercati/2013/07/alitalia-business-plan.pdf?uuid=7a93f4c0-e400-11e2-b293-f4dc86f2e67f" target="_blank">http://www.ilsole24ore.com/pdf2010/S...93f4c0-e400-11e2-b293-f4dc86f2e67f</a> These are the slides ...

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by EY460
Thu Jul 04, 2013 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Announces Restructuring Plans
Replies: 48
Views: 14932

RE: Alitalia Announces Restructuring Plans

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

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by EY460
Thu Jul 04, 2013 12:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MIA Immigration Hall
Replies: 17
Views: 3310

MIA Immigration Hall

The old topic about the <acronym title="Miami - International (Wilcox Field / 36th Street / Pan American Field) (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> Immigtation Hall is archived and I cannot reply there. I landed yesterday at <acronym title="Miami - International (Wilcox Field / 36th Street / ...

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by EY460
Sat Jun 29, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Officially Launches SYD And MEL
Replies: 46
Views: 12985

RE: Air India Officially Launches SYD And MEL

I read somewhere that the rotation to Italy could be similar to the one to Australia. A daily triangular route to MXP/FCO.

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by EY460
Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways F/A Arrested @FCO (gun In The Trolley)
Replies: 44
Views: 17258

RE: US Airways F/A Arrested @FCO (gun In The Trolley)

And to add some material to the story, persecutors are looking into links with shootings which took place in Rome the days the stewardess was there.

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by EY460
Mon Jun 24, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways F/A Arrested @FCO (gun In The Trolley)
Replies: 44
Views: 17258

RE: US Airways F/A Arrested @FCO (gun In The Trolley)

News is also reporting that 40 bullets were found, five of them already fired.

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by EY460
Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris Air Show 2013 Airbus - EADS Orders Part 2
Replies: 149
Views: 50967

RE: Paris Air Show 2013 Airbus - Eads Orders Part 2

Will Air France order any NEO? Some of their A32x are getting really old. They are still operating several early frames and some of them are getting close of being 25 years old.

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by EY460
Fri Jun 07, 2013 7:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maritime Shipping Companies Operating Airlines
Replies: 40
Views: 6153

RE: Maritime Shipping Companies Operating Airlines

And Pullmantour Air too.

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by EY460
Fri Jun 07, 2013 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maritime Shipping Companies Operating Airlines
Replies: 40
Views: 6153

RE: Maritime Shipping Companies Operating Airlines

Don't forget Carnival Airlines!

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by EY460
Sat May 25, 2013 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Books 101 New 737 Orders For Whom?
Replies: 23
Views: 16782

RE: Boeing Books 101 New 737 Orders For Whom?

Could the order be for a Chinese carrier? Almost at the same time, there is the Airbus top up order from Air China and Shenzhen, and they operate a mixed fleet.

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by EY460
Sun May 19, 2013 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 28539

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2013

Thank you for the data! Very interesting. If it is not a problem, could you add some missing aircraft? (A380, A318, A345, A346, B734, B735, B736, ATR42).

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by EY460
Sat May 04, 2013 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First A330 For Cebu Pacific
Replies: 76
Views: 28095

RE: First A330 For Cebu Pacific

Probably Corsair is pretty close to that number.

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by EY460
Tue Apr 23, 2013 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will BA Order More A380s?
Replies: 36
Views: 10568

RE: Will BA Order More A380s?

I believe so, considering the chances of having a new runway at LHR or a new airport in London in this century. Using larger aircraft is the only way to free slots and open new destinations.

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by EY460
Sat Apr 13, 2013 5:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leahy On The Future Of The Duopoly
Replies: 6
Views: 9493

RE: Leahy On The Future Of The Duopoly

And what about Russia? Can they become (again) an important player?

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by EY460
Thu Apr 11, 2013 12:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Alliance Would You Want To Be A Member Of?
Replies: 20
Views: 5298

RE: Which Alliance Would You Want To Be A Member O

I agree with Star Alliance.

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by EY460
Sat Mar 09, 2013 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF A380 Flyover Tribute This Monday Sydney
Replies: 10
Views: 5109

RE: QF A380 Flyover Tribute This Monday Sydney

I was in Sydney on Australia Day a couple of years ago and part of the celebrations was an A380 flyover. The plane was so quiet that many people didn't raise notice it and didn't raise their eyes to the sky during the performance.

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