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by joewhi
Tue Jan 09, 2007 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: In Battambang - History Of PNH-Battambang
Replies: 3
Views: 3984

RE: In Battambang - History Of PNH-Battambang

Yes can remember Royal Phnom Penh Airways operating <acronym title="Phnom Penh - Pochentong (PNH - VDPP), Cambodia">PNH</acronym>-BBM in their Y-7's. Daily morning flight. Here's their old domestic schedule which is still on the net. <a href="http://www.cambodiait.com/samplework/rlppair/domestic.php...

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by joewhi
Mon Jul 24, 2006 10:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HFE (Hefei) Airport In China...
Replies: 1
Views: 3106

RE: HFE (Hefei) Airport In China...

Haven't been there, so no first hand knowledge. Have you checked out the Google Satellite pic of the airport. There is a link to it here - <a href="http://gc.kls2.com/airport/HFE" target=_blank>http://gc.kls2.com/airport/HFE</a> Looks like a fairly new albeit small terminal bldg, only 2 aero-bridges...

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by joewhi
Mon Jul 24, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Laos And Cambodia Today?
Replies: 9
Views: 4766

RE: Aviation In Laos And Cambodia Today?

<a href="http://www.cambodia-airports.com" target=_blank>www.cambodia-airports.com</a> provides info on both <acronym title="Phnom Penh - Pochentong (PNH - VDPP), Cambodia">PNH</acronym> & <acronym title="Siem Reap (- Angkor) (REP / VDSR), Cambodia">REP</acronym>, including flight dep/arr boards. So...

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by joewhi
Fri Mar 10, 2006 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Klia LCC Terminal
Replies: 3
Views: 1444

Klia LCC Terminal

Can anyone in Malaysia advise whether it is really going to be a 20KM bus ride the get from the present KLIA terminal bldg to the about to be opened LCC Terminal. Seems an extraordinarily long way between the two terminals and going to take a lot of time to transfer to Air Asia.

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by joewhi
Tue Oct 04, 2005 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ID By Type These Aircraft O/G Utapao?
Replies: 9
Views: 3460

RE: ID By Type These Aircraft O/G Utapao?

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by joewhi
Mon Oct 03, 2005 11:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ID By Type These Aircraft O/G Utapao?
Replies: 9
Views: 3460

RE: ID By Type These Aircraft O/G Utapao?

Very good effort Ramp. Can't dispute your figures with my eyes/recog abilities. The taxying acft is extreme left of airfield just making a turn to port following the yellow guide lines and about to head towards the runway, just passing what I think is an ATR72 and about to pass by the <acronym title...

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by joewhi
Sun Oct 02, 2005 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ID By Type These Aircraft O/G Utapao?
Replies: 9
Views: 3460

ID By Type These Aircraft O/G Utapao?

Here is a link to a satellite image of the Thai Navy airbase at Utapao which also serves as the airport for Pattaya. <a href="http://www.world-airport-codes.com/thailand/pattaya-5710.html" target=_blank>http://www.world-airport-codes.com/thailand/pattaya-5710.html</a> Scan around the coast to the <a...

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by joewhi
Tue Sep 13, 2005 11:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Sky Tristars
Replies: 4
Views: 2259

Thai Sky Tristars

Can anyone tell me if Thai Sky Tristars rate an aerobridge at <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>, <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / V...

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by joewhi
Wed Aug 31, 2005 6:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phuket Air To Quit.
Replies: 14
Views: 8798

Phuket Air To Quit.

Phuket Air has finally had enough.

http://www.bangkokpost.com/Business/31Aug2005_biz01.php

Won't be missed much!

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by joewhi
Mon Aug 22, 2005 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: L1011s The Official Thread
Replies: 53
Views: 7356

RE: L1011s The Official Thread

You can still fly them in Asia, not with Orient Thai anymore but with <a href="http://www.thaiskyairlines.com./main.html" target=_blank>www.thaiskyairlines.com./main.html</a> They have 3 L1011's (one is a freighter). They have been quite active this month flying <acronym title="Bangkok - Internation...

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by joewhi
Sun Aug 21, 2005 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Names Of Qantas Aircraft
Replies: 10
Views: 11470

RE: Names Of Qantas Aircraft

Most of the B747 and A330 names are listed on www.airfleets.net

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by joewhi
Tue May 24, 2005 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No ThaiSky L-1011 Flights To HKG For 17 Days
Replies: 0
Views: 3565

No ThaiSky L-1011 Flights To HKG For 17 Days

Wonders if they will ever resume............shame if they've had it!  weeping 

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by joewhi
Wed May 11, 2005 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Departure Tax
Replies: 5
Views: 4424

RE: Singapore Departure Tax

Thanks guys for your info/advice. Been to <acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> before and <acronym title="Austrian Airlines">OS</acronym> flight arrives 2230 so rules out the city tour. Seeing I'll have to go thru immigration might as well catch MRT and get hotel...

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by joewhi
Tue May 10, 2005 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Sky Airlines (New L1011 Operator)
Replies: 34
Views: 8278

RE: Thai Sky Airlines (New L1011 Operator)

Great, <acronym title="Macae (MEA / SBME), Brazil">MEA</acronym> I will look forward to your report. I will be in China in July and returning home via <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym> so hopefully they will still be operating then. If it's not...

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by joewhi
Tue May 10, 2005 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Sky Airlines (New L1011 Operator)
Replies: 34
Views: 8278

RE: Thai Sky Airlines (New L1011 Operator)

According to the <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym> airport website they had/have no scheduled flights on MON9/TUE10/WED11 resuming 1 per da...

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by joewhi
Tue May 10, 2005 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Departure Tax
Replies: 5
Views: 4424

Singapore Departure Tax

Flying into Singapore on Austrian Airlines, staying in transit for 13 hours and flying out on Tiger Airways. The internet purchased Tiger Airways fare has $46SGD taxes included. Anyone know if the Singapore Departure Tax or Passenger Service Charge ($21SGD) is refundable and if so, where would you c...

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by joewhi
Sun Apr 03, 2005 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Helicopter Crash
Replies: 2
Views: 1692

RE: Helicopter Crash

It was one of the Seakings off HMAS Kanimbla on earthquake relief duties off Nias island. Unfortunately 9 fatalities. Condolences to their familes, Kanimbla, the RAAF and 817 Squadron at <acronym title="San Diego - Miramar MCAS (NAS) / Mitscher Field (NKX / KNKX), USA - California AND Mountain View ...

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by joewhi
Sun Apr 03, 2005 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help! TN Oz/nz Page
Replies: 1
Views: 1320

RE: Help! TN Oz/nz Page

Try http://www.airtahitinui.com and go to "POLYNEISE FRANCAISE" - it's all in French of course.

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by joewhi
Wed Mar 16, 2005 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Carries Formula 1 Cars?
Replies: 21
Views: 3879

RE: Who Carries Formula 1 Cars?

Mas Kargo and Japan Airlines Cargo brought some of them to Australia for the Melbourne <acronym title="China General Aviation">GP</acronym>. And probably took them on to Malaysia where they are now. <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL...

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by joewhi
Fri Mar 11, 2005 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question About Bangkok Air And BKK
Replies: 11
Views: 6306

RE: Question About Bangkok Air And BKK

Quig, if it's the Cambodian visa on arrival <acronym title="Siem Reap (- Angkor) (REP / VDSR), Cambodia">REP</acronym> your enquiring about, you should have no problems. You just fill in the immigration form (avbl on the <acronym title="Bangkok Airlines (Thailand)">PG</acronym> flt), present it, you...

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by joewhi
Sun Feb 20, 2005 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Are Many AZ Aircraft Registered "Irish"
Replies: 17
Views: 6216

Why Are Many AZ Aircraft Registered "Irish"

It is most likely all their leased acft, ie four of their B777's are leased from GECAS. Leasing companies register their acft in Ireland as they can save 10% on their registration costs owing to the Irish governments tax concessions.

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by joewhi
Wed Feb 16, 2005 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HF Range For Civil Aviation In Australia?
Replies: 4
Views: 4410

RE: HF Range For Civil Aviation In Australia?

This may help - just click on "Aust HF" under aviation banner.

http://www.scanaustralia.bigpondhosting.com

Don't know how accurate it is.......claims accurate on 27/05/2004.

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by joewhi
Wed Jan 26, 2005 11:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lao Airline And Their A320
Replies: 10
Views: 3610

RE: Lao Airline And Their A320

<a href="http://www.isaanair.com" target=_blank>http://www.isaanair.com</a> Grandiose plans doomed to failure, Buddha or no Buddha. The pics of the A320 look fake. The Thai aviation market is saturated now. If they ever start-up, which I doubt, they'll go broke like Air Andaman and the long gone Ang...

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by joewhi
Tue Jan 25, 2005 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lao Airline And Their A320
Replies: 10
Views: 3610

RE: Lao Airline And Their A320

According to http://www.airfleets.net it is in storage at Utapao in Thailand from Jan05, so I guess it has been returned to SALE.

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by joewhi
Sun Jan 09, 2005 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Pics Of Former AC 744s?
Replies: 4
Views: 2951

RE: Any Pics Of Former AC 744s?

Here's three: <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/730212/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/730212/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/2/1/2/730212.jpg...

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by joewhi
Wed Jan 05, 2005 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 732 Gear Collapse- Bandeh Aceh
Replies: 43
Views: 11914

RE: 732 Gear Collapse- Bandeh Aceh

Actual acft is B737-2A9C S/N 20206 <acronym title="Lybian Arab Airlines">LN</acronym> 249, current reg <acronym title="Pakistan International Airlines">PK</acronym>-YGM <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/451773/L/" target="_blank">View Larg...

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by joewhi
Thu Dec 02, 2004 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YN7 In Cambodia/Royal Phnom Penh
Replies: 3
Views: 3115

RE: YN7 In Cambodia/Royal Phnom Penh

President Airlines <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>-PNH is now on B737-200 <acronym title="JUST (Japan)">YU</acronym>-ANP, their only jet acft. Prior to 2001, I have flown on both Lao Aviation and Royal PNH air's YN7's, who can forget the cond...

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by joewhi
Thu Sep 02, 2004 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Air A320 - Picture!
Replies: 15
Views: 3252

RE: Bangkok Air A320 - Picture!

Will operate on <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>-Guilin (as name hints) <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>-Xian <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">...

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by joewhi
Sun Jul 25, 2004 11:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai LCCs
Replies: 1
Views: 1178

RE: Thai LCCs

http://onetwo-go.com

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by joewhi
Thu Jun 10, 2004 4:48 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C130 Videos. Jato & Carrier Landing
Replies: 6
Views: 11366

RE: C130 Videos. Jato & Carrier Landing

The take off and landing from USS Forrestal are available here: http://www.theaviationzone.com/factsheets/c130_forrestal.asp#videos

But I can't get them to work right now, you may have better luck.

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by joewhi
Mon Mar 08, 2004 11:58 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Thai C130 Belly Landing
Replies: 2
Views: 4992

RE: Thai C130 Belly Landing

According to the Bangkok Post a Thai <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> C130 made an emergency landing at Hat Yai in southern Thailand on Friday. It was stuck on the runway for 22 hours, closing the airport, before being taken to Wing 56's hangar for repairs which are expected to take 3-5 days...

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by joewhi
Sun Aug 24, 2003 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 & Hawaii Five-0
Replies: 27
Views: 5754

RE: 747 & Hawaii Five-0

"Book him Danno, murder one, two counts" - I used to love that show. Much better than the crap on Aussy TV now.

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by joewhi
Mon Jul 21, 2003 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lao Aviation - Airbus A320
Replies: 16
Views: 6391

RE: Lao Aviation - Airbus A320

ROP

Yes they have changed to Lao Airlines. Here's their new website http://www.laoairlines.com

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by joewhi
Sun Jun 08, 2003 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OE-LFR, How Long In Service
Replies: 1
Views: 2700

RE: OE-LFR, How Long In Service

First flight 22 APR 96 started with <acronym title="Austrian Airlines">OS</acronym> 3 days later. <a href="http://www.jetairliners.com/fokker/f701.htm" target=_blank>http://www.jetairliners.com/fokker/f701.htm</a> look at <acronym title="Madison - Dane County Regional / Truax Field (MSN / KMSN), USA...

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by joewhi
Mon Oct 28, 2002 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airfare Between SYD And AKL In April 2003
Replies: 7
Views: 2948

RE: Airfare Between SYD And AKL In April 2003

http://www.flightcentre.com.au quotes $418 for dep's in Apr03 flying Aerolineas Argentinas "b/outs apply 3 only" whatever that means. I'd give them a call on 133 133 first thing Tue morning.

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by joewhi
Sun Oct 06, 2002 6:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air1, Anybody Have Pictures?
Replies: 7
Views: 2223

RE: Air1, Anybody Have Pictures?

Also <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/267411/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/267411/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/1/1/4/267411.jpg" ALT="Cl...

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by joewhi
Sun Oct 06, 2002 6:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air1, Anybody Have Pictures?
Replies: 7
Views: 2223

RE: Air1, Anybody Have Pictures?

Here's one:

the home page is http://www.airlines-airliners.de/airlines/air1.htm and is in German.

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by joewhi
Sun Oct 06, 2002 9:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transmile Air 727-200F 9M-TGE And -TGF
Replies: 9
Views: 12127

RE: Transmile Air 727-200F 9M-TGE And -TGF

<a href="http://www.jetairliners.com/boeing/727e.htm" target=_blank>http://www.jetairliners.com/boeing/727e.htm</a> look at line nos 1471 & 1474 both acft originally with Western Airlines. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/000488/L/" targe...

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by joewhi
Wed Oct 02, 2002 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Did Flying Boats Land At Sydney?
Replies: 5
Views: 2312

RE: Where Did Flying Boats Land At Sydney?

Yes they did land and moor at Rose Bay. The present day seaplane base is in the same spot. Here is a short history <a href="http://users.chariot.net.au/~theburfs/empireMAIN.html" target=_blank>http://users.chariot.net.au/~theburfs/empireMAIN.html</a>  <img src="/discussions/graphics/spin.gif" A...

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by joewhi
Sat Sep 14, 2002 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finding Airlines From Reg #s
Replies: 5
Views: 1458

RE: Finding Airlines From Reg #s

Try <a href="http://www.jetairliners.com/boeing/7331.htm" target=_blank>http://www.jetairliners.com/boeing/7331.htm</a> and check Line No. 1209 which is current Southwest B733 N685SW which is owned by a leasing company and has had stints with the following airlines. British Airways Maersk Air Britta...

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by joewhi
Thu Sep 05, 2002 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Is Wkf?
Replies: 2
Views: 1017

RE: Where Is Wkf?

The correct link is: http://www.mil.za/CSANDF/CAirForce/afbwklf/main.htm

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by joewhi
Thu Sep 05, 2002 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Is Wkf?
Replies: 2
Views: 1017

RE: Where Is Wkf?

Probably the South African Air Force base Waterkloof just south of Pretoria and north of Johannesburg. http://www.mil.za/CSANDF/CAairForce/afbwklf/main.htm

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by joewhi
Mon Jul 15, 2002 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Status Of VH-INJ
Replies: 3
Views: 2225

RE: The Status Of VH-INJ

INH and INJ both being broken up at Marana. INK flies on with Corsair. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/235967/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/235967/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/7/6/9/...

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by joewhi
Fri Jun 28, 2002 6:43 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: C-130 Herculese Landing On Aircraft Carrier
Replies: 31
Views: 18397

RE: C-130 Herculese Landing On Aircraft Carrier

The aircraft carrier was USS Forrestal and the trials took place in OCT 1963. They made 29 touch and go's 21 unarrested full stop landings and 21 unassisted takeoffs, quite a remarkable piece of flying. The pilot. Lt James Flately later received the DFC. Here's the full story <a href="http://www.the...

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by joewhi
Tue Jun 25, 2002 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "All Four Engines Have Failed" 20 Years Ago Today
Replies: 41
Views: 19492

RE: "All Four Engines Have Failed" 20 Years Ago Today

A good read, together with interesting photographs, about this incident is titled strangely "All Four Engines Have Failed" by Betty Tootell who was a passenger onboard.  Wow!

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by joewhi
Sat Jun 22, 2002 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Can I Find A Weekly Timetable?
Replies: 4
Views: 2213

RE: Where Can I Find A Weekly Timetable?

Try http://www.amadeus.net/home/en/home_en.htm and under "Search for" click the "timetable" drop down flag and bingo you will get the timetable for the week from the date you select.

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by joewhi
Sun May 05, 2002 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Are RA-73000 And RA-73001 Today?
Replies: 4
Views: 2168

RE: Where Are RA-73000 And RA-73001 Today?

According to Bill Harms site, EI-CLN is (Parked at SVO) <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/085999/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/085999/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/9/9/9/085999.jpg" ALT...

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by joewhi
Mon Mar 18, 2002 8:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's The Rego Of The Other Aircraft In This Pic?
Replies: 6
Views: 3117

Here 'Tis

G-CIVT. <br><center><a href="/open.file?id=137888" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/8/8/8/137888.jpg" ALT="Click here for full size photo!" border="0" width="200" height="133"></a><br>Photo © Alexan...

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by joewhi
Sat Mar 02, 2002 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Quick Question...
Replies: 4
Views: 1134

RE: Quick Question...

YVR-FRA on LH will be on an A343. <br><center><a href="/open.file?id=208739" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/9/3/7/208739.jpg" ALT="Click here for full size photo!" border="0" width="200" height="138"><...

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by joewhi
Sat Mar 02, 2002 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Quick Question...
Replies: 4
Views: 1134

RE: Quick Question...

AR8 - Avro RJ85 Avroliner <br><center><a href="/open.file?id=220325" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/5/2/3/220325.jpg" ALT="Click here for full size photo!" border="0" width="200" height="135"></a><br>P...

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