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by aerolover27
Mon Feb 04, 2013 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad - Jet Airways Deal Finalized?
Replies: 13
Views: 5102

RE: Etihad - Jet Airways Deal Finalized?

Hopefully, we will have answer to this deal by next week as per latest reports <a href="http://www.thehindu.com/business/companies/etihad-board-to-take-a-final-call-on-buying-stake-in-jet/article4378904.ece" target="_blank">http://www.thehindu.com/business/com...ng-stake-in-jet/article4378904.ece</a>

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by aerolover27
Wed Jan 30, 2013 10:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Spice Jet SG296 Emergency Landing At MAA
Replies: 0
Views: 3468

Spice Jet SG296 Emergency Landing At MAA

Spicejet SG296 from <acronym title="Chennai (Madras) (- Meenambakkam) (MAA / VOMM), India">MAA</acronym>-<acronym title="Mumbai (Bombay) - Chhatrapati Shivaji International (Sahar / Santa Cruz) (BOM / VABB), India">BOM</acronym> made a emergency landing at <acronym title="Chennai (Madras) (- Meenamb...

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by aerolover27
Wed Jan 09, 2013 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Snow, Decing At IST, Jan8th. (video)
Replies: 2
Views: 2294

RE: Snow, Decing At IST, Jan8th. (video)

I flew the <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> route yesterday. it was pretty bad weather with few flights cancelled/delayed. Luckily my flight wasnt cancelled. I flew the <acr...

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by aerolover27
Wed Dec 12, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!
Replies: 36
Views: 22758

RE: Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!

I guess its more to do with emerging into the indian market than kingfisher airlines itself. Vijay mallya, the owner who also owns a F1 team is good in talking about unexisting money and assets. I agree buying stakes in jet would do the same but etihad can never own it in total, but with kingfisher ...

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by aerolover27
Tue Dec 11, 2012 11:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA B787 And A380 Seating
Replies: 46
Views: 16560

RE: BA B787 And A380 Seating

wat routes are BA flying the A380s?

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by aerolover27
Tue Dec 11, 2012 11:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!
Replies: 36
Views: 22758

RE: Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!

not sure if they still have their own fleet as most of the aircrafts are taken over by indian airports due to nonpayment of airport taxes/parking charges and other services. Etihad might have a strategy here to rule the domestic market by buying stakes in jet/KF as i heard emirates were trying hard ...

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by aerolover27
Tue Dec 11, 2012 10:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!
Replies: 36
Views: 22758

Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!

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by aerolover27
Tue Dec 11, 2012 9:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!
Replies: 36
Views: 22758

Etihad Saves Kingfisher From Shutting!

read the latest news which says etihad planning to buy a stake in kingfisher and jet airways. This development comes from the recent change in rules frm indian govt, where foreign airlines can purchase stakes upto 49% in domestic carriers. but is this really going to get back kingfisher and what wou...

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by aerolover27
Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatars Birmigham Operations....
Replies: 6
Views: 2409

RE: Qatars Birmigham Operations....

hmmm....... Birmingham Airport has announced a new service to Qatar will be introduced this year. Qatar Airways plans to fly from Birmingham Airport after taking delivery of new aircraft later this year, it has been revealed. Read More <a href="http://www.birminghampost.net/news/2012/07/23/qatar-air...

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by aerolover27
Wed Nov 28, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatars Birmigham Operations....
Replies: 6
Views: 2409

Qatars Birmigham Operations....

Qatar issued a brief press release early this year on starting birmingham operations year end. they were awaiting new aircrafts frm boeing for the BHX routes. any updates on this?

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by aerolover27
Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Regulatory Body To Restrict Airfares
Replies: 6
Views: 3532

Regulatory Body To Restrict Airfares

I travel frm <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> to <acronym title="Bangalore - International / Devanahalli (BLR / VOBL), India">BLR</acronym> in dec and i find the airfares touching the sky with all airlines. I know its a peak season of travel but arent the...

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by aerolover27
Thu Oct 04, 2012 7:31 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Tilting During Landing
Replies: 10
Views: 8299

RE: Aircraft Tilting During Landing

Thank you all for ur replies...

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by aerolover27
Wed Oct 03, 2012 9:47 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Tilting During Landing
Replies: 10
Views: 8299

RE: Aircraft Tilting During Landing

my apologies in framing my question....  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> i meant the s-turns well before landing... i found a video on this and here goes the link.... <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s...

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by aerolover27
Tue Oct 02, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Tilting During Landing
Replies: 10
Views: 8299

RE: Aircraft Tilting During Landing

sorry about my question, it is aircraft tilting before landing. the tilting or smooth banking of aircraft to left and right much before landing, maybe 15-30 mins before landing....

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by aerolover27
Tue Oct 02, 2012 2:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aircraft Tilting During Landing
Replies: 10
Views: 8299

Aircraft Tilting During Landing

hello all, this is my first post at airliners though ive been following the forums since years. Sorry if its a simple question..... i have observed aircrafts taking tilts before landing and mostly assumed it to be adjusting it to the runway for landing. on few occasions i have noticed severe banking...

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