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by a380
Mon Mar 12, 2007 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oasis HK OAK/YVR Flight Info Shown On Hkia System
Replies: 46
Views: 7567

RE: Oasis HK OAK/YVR Flight Info Shown On Hkia System

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by a380
Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rude AC Ground Staff
Replies: 84
Views: 10851

RE: Rude AC Ground Staff

Just my 2 cents here. I found <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> ground staff in <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym> never asked you to pick an aisle or a window seat unless you asked first. This happened with me all ...

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by a380
Sun Mar 11, 2007 10:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oasis HK OAK/YVR Flight Info Shown On Hkia System
Replies: 46
Views: 7567

RE: Oasis HK OAK/YVR Flight Info Shown On Hkia System

Also, does Oasis have any plans for <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>? Will like to have a 3rd airline serving <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong ...

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by a380
Thu Mar 08, 2007 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oasis HK OAK/YVR Flight Info Shown On Hkia System
Replies: 46
Views: 7567

RE: Oasis HK OAK/YVR Flight Info Shown On Hkia System

Even I am living in <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>, I still like one more airline on the <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym> - <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong ...

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by a380
Mon Jan 22, 2007 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The IPod Index: Canada Cheapest
Replies: 7
Views: 1864

RE: The IPod Index: Canada Cheapest

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by a380
Fri Dec 01, 2006 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turbulence Question
Replies: 32
Views: 6830

RE: Turbulence Question

Recently I was travelling <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>-> <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">...

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by a380
Wed Jul 26, 2006 12:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Israel Bomb 'kills UN Observers'
Replies: 250
Views: 6739

RE: Israel Bomb 'kills UN Observers'

Good job Stephen Harper!
That's what Israel rewarded Canada for unconditionedly supporting Israel.  Wink

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by a380
Thu May 11, 2006 10:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lego's, Ever Have Em As A Kid?
Replies: 84
Views: 3307

RE: Lego's, Ever Have Em As A Kid?

Played Lego as a child, highly recommended it for kids..

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by a380
Sat Apr 22, 2006 11:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cut To GST Will Be Only Gas Tax Relief
Replies: 10
Views: 2899

RE: Cut To GST Will Be Only Gas Tax Relief

What else is new...?  Confused

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by a380
Thu Apr 20, 2006 8:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Indian Drivers - Worst In The World? Or Best?
Replies: 36
Views: 5403

RE: Indian Drivers - Worst In The World? Or Best?

Amazing that they never seemed to hit each other..

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by a380
Sun Apr 09, 2006 10:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Canadian Unemployment Rate Hits 32 Year Low.
Replies: 29
Views: 2572

RE: Canadian Unemployment Rate Hits 32 Year Low.

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by a380
Sat Apr 08, 2006 10:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Canadian Unemployment Rate Hits 32 Year Low.
Replies: 29
Views: 2572

RE: Canadian Unemployment Rate Hits 32 Year Low.

Wonder where I can find a good enough <acronym title="Irtysh-Avia (Kazakhstan)">IT</acronym> support job, I'm not expecting $150k, I hope I can find some $40k to 50k job that matches my skill level. The <acronym title="Irtysh-Avia (Kazakhstan)">IT</acronym> job market is in the tank since the dotcom...

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by a380
Sun Mar 12, 2006 10:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Aviation-Themed License Plates
Replies: 30
Views: 4556

RE: Aviation-Themed License Plates

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by a380
Mon Feb 20, 2006 10:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What To Do In Winnipeg
Replies: 22
Views: 2081

RE: What To Do In Winnipeg

I visited the Canadian Mint while there... very informative

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by a380
Wed Jan 25, 2006 12:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Canada Phase Out Public Health Care?
Replies: 39
Views: 2922

RE: Will Canada Phase Out Public Health Care?

I don't talk politics a lot; but I forecast we will see the gradual erosion of public health care in Canada. No political party can risk political hell by scrapping it altogether, but it can erode the system in different subtle ways. The insurance industry is salivating to have private health care.

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by a380
Wed Nov 23, 2005 1:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canjet Fleet
Replies: 2
Views: 1767

RE: Canjet Fleet

Canjet should have all -500 now...

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by a380
Wed Nov 23, 2005 11:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: GM In Huge Jobs Cuts
Replies: 49
Views: 1892

RE: GM In Huge Jobs Cuts

This one for folks in Canada. I am not really against unions but whenever something happens, this Buzz Hargrove (CAW president) guy always pops up! Watching that guy barking on the media is a lot of fun. He had nothing good to say except blaming foreign imports, and Japan and Korea shutting their ow...

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by a380
Sun Nov 13, 2005 3:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Scary Computers
Replies: 37
Views: 1676

RE: Scary Computers

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by a380
Sat Nov 12, 2005 1:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Remote Control A380
Replies: 7
Views: 8275

Remote Control A380

http://www.funmansion.com/html/Airbus-Remote-Control-Plane.html

Man, it's like the real thing.

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by a380
Wed Nov 09, 2005 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Plans "polished Aluminum" 767 To Save $
Replies: 59
Views: 15113

RE: AC Plans "polished Aluminum" 767 To Save $

This will make Westjet look beautiful and less 'low-cost', just my opinion...

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by a380
Wed Oct 12, 2005 10:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Zoom Airlines?
Replies: 21
Views: 3532

RE: Zoom Airlines?

Still looking for that elusive $99 deal on Zoom...

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by a380
Mon Oct 10, 2005 2:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YYZ-YQT-YYZ 2nd Trip: CR7 Vs 73G
Replies: 4
Views: 4516

RE: YYZ-YQT-YYZ 2nd Trip: CR7 Vs 73G

I can't believe it either, but I was on the aisle seat both ways... sorry no photos!  Sad

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by a380
Mon Oct 10, 2005 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Zoom Airlines?
Replies: 21
Views: 3532

RE: Zoom Airlines?

Wonder how can I get the $99 deal advertised on papers...?

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by a380
Mon Oct 10, 2005 1:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YYZ-YQT-YYZ 2nd Trip: CR7 Vs 73G
Replies: 4
Views: 4516

RE: YYZ-YQT-YYZ 2nd Trip: CR7 Vs 73G

This time I still saw the 747SP (N4522V) parked at <acronym title="Thunder Bay (YQT / CYQT), Canada - Ontario">YQT</acronym>... you can search it on the photo database, it's exactly the same... I checked and the 'mainline' planes <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> sent into <acronym title="Thu...

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by a380
Mon Oct 10, 2005 11:28 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YYZ-YQT-YYZ 2nd Trip: CR7 Vs 73G
Replies: 4
Views: 4516

YYZ-YQT-YYZ 2nd Trip: CR7 Vs 73G

Oct 1 Air Canada Jazz AC8483 <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-> <acronym title="Thunder Bay (YQT / CYQT), Canada - Ontario">YQT</acronym> CRJ705 C-GDJZ ship 711 Gate 135 - T1 Seat 24C Scheduled departure 0815 Actual depa...

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by a380
Mon Oct 10, 2005 10:29 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YOW-YHM On Air Canada Jazz
Replies: 6
Views: 7093

RE: YOW-YHM On Air Canada Jazz

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by a380
Sun Oct 09, 2005 3:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YOW-YHM On Air Canada Jazz
Replies: 6
Views: 7093

RE: YOW-YHM On Air Canada Jazz

A346Dude,

thx for the report! What's the load like on your flight?
I agree a CRJ with a full load is really cramped.

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by a380
Sat Oct 08, 2005 12:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet's 736/738
Replies: 2
Views: 2120

Westjet's 736/738

I am watching some photos of Westjet's new 736/738 on a.net. I wonder are they used specifically on certain routes or it's just random?
Also had WS retire all their remaining 732?

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by a380
Sat Oct 08, 2005 10:57 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Embraer 175 Cometh! BOS To YYZ On AC (35 Pix!)
Replies: 28
Views: 24417

RE: The Embraer 175 Cometh! BOS To YYZ On AC (35 Pix!)

SNATH,

I tried CRJ705 and CRJ200 recently. I can tell that the CR7 is a huge improvement over the old 200. The seats are still crammed (not wide enough) but leg room is good.

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by a380
Sat Oct 01, 2005 8:32 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two Tastes Of CRJ On AC Jazz - YYZ-YQT-YYZ
Replies: 5
Views: 5011

RE: Two Tastes Of CRJ On AC Jazz - YYZ-YQT-YYZ

ScarletHarlot, I checked the <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> web site and did see <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> mainline CRJ going there. Does <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> still send an occasional A319 to <acronym title="Thunder Bay (YQT / CYQT), Canada - Ontario">YQT...

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by a380
Thu Sep 29, 2005 6:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two Tastes Of CRJ On AC Jazz - YYZ-YQT-YYZ
Replies: 5
Views: 5011

RE: Two Tastes Of CRJ On AC Jazz - YYZ-YQT-YYZ

YQT = Thunder Bay

if you put your mouse over YQT it will show.

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by a380
Wed Sep 28, 2005 1:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Two Tastes Of CRJ On AC Jazz - YYZ-YQT-YYZ
Replies: 5
Views: 5011

Two Tastes Of CRJ On AC Jazz - YYZ-YQT-YYZ

Sep 12 <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym> -> <acronym title="Thunder Bay (YQT / CYQT), Canada - Ontario">YQT</acronym> <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> 8485 C-GKEP ship 183 (yellow) CRJ-200ER Gate 112 New T1 schedu...

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by a380
Fri Sep 23, 2005 9:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Jazz CRJ 705 J-class Service Question
Replies: 9
Views: 5397

RE: AC Jazz CRJ 705 J-class Service Question

Recently I had both CRJ and CR7 on a trip. I agreed that CR7 is a huge improvement over CRJ. For Jazz, Y class in CR7 has way bigger seat pitch and the windows are in the 'right' position (compared with CRJ).

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by a380
Fri Jul 15, 2005 12:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: China....what Do You Think?
Replies: 36
Views: 2177

RE: China....what Do You Think?

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by a380
Mon Jun 20, 2005 11:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: No More Groaning On The Tennis Court.
Replies: 18
Views: 3896

RE: No More Groaning On The Tennis Court.

For me, it's funny to hear groaning for the first time but it quickly becomes annoying.

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by a380
Fri Jun 10, 2005 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chinese Military Build Up...we Missed It?
Replies: 46
Views: 2430

RE: Chinese Military Build Up...we Missed It?

The US is spending 10+times more in military expenditure than China does, US soldiers are all over the world, the US will and did invade countries with leadership it doesn't like in the name of 'freedom and democracy'. Sorry but the hypocrisy is so blatant here.

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by a380
Wed Jun 01, 2005 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skyservice 767 In PUJ - Any News?
Replies: 46
Views: 11865

RE: Skyservice 767 In PUJ - Any News?

I saw a photo of a Korean airliner with a similar damage before.

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by a380
Thu May 26, 2005 10:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYZ June Exercise
Replies: 1
Views: 1933

YYZ June Exercise

Wonder who in Toronto received an email from GTAA about an exercise in June, and what it is about?

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by a380
Mon Mar 28, 2005 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CNN Article: The Worlds Best Airport
Replies: 87
Views: 14022

RE: CNN Article: The Worlds Best Airport

What's the best airport for you may vary, but the article said <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> ranks the best for 20 million+ pax per yea...

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by a380
Tue Mar 15, 2005 11:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetsgo Ceases Operations
Replies: 171
Views: 17935

RE: Jetsgo Ceases Operations

I felt with all those newly unemployed <acronym title="Jetsgo">SG</acronym> people because I lost a couple of jobs in the past with no advance notice. I found it very insensitive to suggest the pilots were suckers to pay $30k for training. Pilot jobs (and all jobs) were hard to find in Canada, <acro...

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by a380
Thu Feb 24, 2005 12:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Next Vacation
Replies: 83
Views: 4878

RE: Your Next Vacation

Maybe going on my first cruise, Alaska or the Caribbean.

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by a380
Mon Feb 14, 2005 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spotting At YYZ After Recent Threat
Replies: 22
Views: 4627

RE: Spotting At YYZ After Recent Threat

FedEx road looked alright now, it's just too cold to spot planes there.

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by a380
Sun Feb 13, 2005 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Can A Trabant Pass The Ontario Emissions Test?
Replies: 29
Views: 7953

RE: How Can A Trabant Pass The Ontario Emissions Test?

Matter of fact, are you going to drive this on 401?

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by a380
Wed Feb 09, 2005 1:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: India's Truckers Targeted
Replies: 2
Views: 1042

RE: India's Truckers Targeted

Eunuchs? They still exist somewhere in the world?

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by a380
Mon Jan 31, 2005 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetsgo Will Vanish By April Of This Year?
Replies: 21
Views: 5392

RE: Jetsgo Will Vanish By April Of This Year?

Wonder if Westjet had a part in this 'analysis', I like Westjet but it's now known for its share of dirty tricks too.

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by a380
Wed Jan 26, 2005 11:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Disgraceful Parody Song Made About Tsunami
Replies: 28
Views: 2149

RE: Disgraceful Parody Song Made About Tsunami


This was absolutely not funny and the people responsible for this must be FIRED asap.

....in your opinion.


It's very disrespectful to make jokes of dead people. Unfortunately there is no 'disrespected list' for a.net members.

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by a380
Wed Jan 26, 2005 9:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Disgraceful Parody Song Made About Tsunami
Replies: 28
Views: 2149

RE: Disgraceful Parody Song Made About Tsunami

Jokes are jokes, take them at that. There was a time when mentioning anything VAGUELY amusing about 9/11 would give you a whole world of pain; now people aren't that bothered. Deal with it.

This was absolutely not funny and the people responsible for this must be FIRED asap.

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by a380
Mon Jan 24, 2005 12:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Help With My Toro 2 Cycle Snow Blower
Replies: 10
Views: 32101

RE: Help With My Toro 2 Cycle Snow Blower

My home had a Toro before and it's a disaster - it won't start in winter. Ended up selling it to cut the losses, just too inconvenient and maintenance intensive.

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by a380
Mon Jan 24, 2005 12:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's In A Car's Name? A Lot, Actually
Replies: 35
Views: 3827

RE: What's In A Car's Name? A Lot, Actually

<i> no go'. Last year, <acronym title="Air Slovakia">GM</acronym>'s Buick division named a new car to replace the North American Buick LeSabare model to have the name La Crosse...except as later realized in Canada. In French speaking Canada, LaCrosse is slang there for masturbation and the new model...

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by a380
Sat Jan 22, 2005 11:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TS A330 Emergency Landing In YYZ - Nothing Serious
Replies: 13
Views: 5044

RE: TS A330 Emergency Landing In YYZ - Nothing Ser

Not good in such cold weather... is the plane GITS?

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