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by Krushny
Mon Dec 29, 2008 1:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top Guitarists Of All Time?
Replies: 90
Views: 4587

RE: Top Guitarists Of All Time?

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by Krushny
Wed Dec 24, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top Guitarists Of All Time?
Replies: 90
Views: 4587

RE: Top Guitarists Of All Time?

I'd put Paco de Lucía well up in the list .
You cannot forget flamenco to compìle a list of top guitarists of all time.

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by Krushny
Wed Feb 20, 2008 3:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Putin Getting Worked Up Over Kosova; Why?
Replies: 392
Views: 6604

RE: Putin Getting Worked Up Over Kosova; Why?

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by Krushny
Thu Dec 27, 2007 7:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cyprus And Malta .. Countdown To The Euro
Replies: 72
Views: 4408

RE: Cyprus And Malta .. Countdown To The Euro

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by Krushny
Wed Dec 26, 2007 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Belgium To Split Up?
Replies: 102
Views: 7139

RE: Belgium To Split Up?

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by Krushny
Mon Dec 24, 2007 8:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Belgium To Split Up?
Replies: 102
Views: 7139

RE: Belgium To Split Up?

Interesting. Can you point me in the direction of some of those countries?

Switzerland is the most obvious example of a successful multilingual country.

Others multilingual countries that work reasonably well :
India
Andorra
Spain
Finland
Italy
Singapore
Canada

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by Krushny
Mon Oct 22, 2007 8:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Are The Main Ethnic Minorities In Your Area?
Replies: 104
Views: 4510

RE: What Are The Main Ethnic Minorities In Your Area?

Here in Valencia - Spain, traditionally the biggest minority were the gypsies. In the last years though Spain has received a big influx of inmigrants, and I could not tell now who are the bigger minority, I guess it is between the Romanians and the Equatorians. Significant numbers of Moroccans, Colu...

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by Krushny
Thu Oct 11, 2007 7:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 12 New SAS Routes From Oslo
Replies: 13
Views: 5227

RE: 12 New SAS Routes From Oslo

Great!! I believe this is the first link I remember from VLC to Scandinavia . The fjords are closer !!

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by Krushny
Tue Sep 18, 2007 4:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Here Speak Latin?
Replies: 29
Views: 2849

RE: Anyone Here Speak Latin?

Mens sana in corpore insepulto

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by Krushny
Wed Sep 12, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another SAS Dash 8 Accident In VNO
Replies: 171
Views: 29741

Another SAS Dash 8 Accident In VNO

A related thread about Q400 groundings :

Flybe Ground 6 Planes On Landing Gear Checks
https://www.airliners.net/discussions...eneral_aviation/read.main/3605299/

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by Krushny
Wed Jul 11, 2007 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Opinion: The Best Song Ever Created
Replies: 40
Views: 3433

RE: Opinion: The Best Song Ever Created

Mediterraneo - JM Serrat

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by Krushny
Mon Apr 30, 2007 6:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Where Was Your Passport Issued?
Replies: 81
Views: 4507

RE: Where Was Your Passport Issued?

A comisaria in Valencia - Spanish Passports are issued by Policía Nacional.

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by Krushny
Tue Apr 10, 2007 11:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Countries You Have Visited.
Replies: 101
Views: 4588

RE: Countries You Have Visited.

My USA visited states map :



create your own personalized map of the USA

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by Krushny
Tue Apr 10, 2007 8:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Worst 50 Songs Ever
Replies: 56
Views: 3376

RE: Worst 50 Songs Ever

Some picks for worst ever songs : <b> You can win if you want, if you want you will win </b> or something like that. Modern Talking was the worst thing coming out of Germany after Adolf Hitler. <b> Neverending story </b> by Limahl. Worst movies theme song in history. <b> The Power of Love </b> by Je...

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by Krushny
Tue Apr 10, 2007 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Volkswagen VS. Volvo Wagons VS. Nissan
Replies: 68
Views: 3854

RE: Volkswagen VS. Volvo Wagons VS. Nissan

The Volkswagen Passat Wagon has the best looks of the three (specially the 2000 model, I like it much more than the present one), I would pick that one. A friend of mine had the V70 wagon, it was quite comfortable but ugly and underpowered. I know of no one that has an Altima, but it looks undisting...

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by Krushny
Tue Apr 10, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Countries You Have Visited.
Replies: 101
Views: 4588

RE: Countries You Have Visited.

<img src="http://www.world66.com/myworld66/visitedCountries/worldmap?visited=USMXADATBEBAHRDKFRDEGRHUIEITLILUNLPTSIESSECHUKTRJPSG" width="600" height="300" border=0><br/> <a href="http://www.world66.com/myworld66">create your own visited country map</a> Spain Portugal Andorra France Switzerland Germ...

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by Krushny
Wed Mar 14, 2007 12:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia At EMA Today
Replies: 5
Views: 2780

RE: Iberia At EMA Today

The CRJ and DH8 must be Air Nostrum's , which has a franchise agreement with IB. Do they have a "Comunitat Valenciana" logo ?

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by Krushny
Wed Mar 07, 2007 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Swiss Accidentally Invade Liechtenstein
Replies: 129
Views: 11221

RE: The Swiss Accidentally Invade Liechtenstein

This type of invasions during military exercises are frequent in the Pyrenees border between France and Spain. Spanish troops act at the voice of "Vamos a cagarnos en Francia" .

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by Krushny
Thu Mar 01, 2007 9:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?
Replies: 250
Views: 6172

RE: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?

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by Krushny
Thu Mar 01, 2007 8:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?
Replies: 250
Views: 6172

RE: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?

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by Krushny
Thu Mar 01, 2007 1:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?
Replies: 250
Views: 6172

RE: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?

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by Krushny
Tue Feb 27, 2007 10:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?
Replies: 250
Views: 6172

RE: Your Country's Worst Ever Leader?

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by Krushny
Mon Feb 12, 2007 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Europe To Australia Nonstops?
Replies: 72
Views: 8110

RE: Europe To Australia Nonstops?

What about direct flights from Europe to Western Australia :

Frankfurt-Perth 7481 nm
London-Perth 7819 nm

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by Krushny
Wed Feb 07, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Know Your Country National Anthem By Heart?
Replies: 92
Views: 4769

RE: Do You Know Your Country National Anthem By Heart?

Yes I do. And you can very easily too (Spanish national Anthem has no lyrics...) .

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by Krushny
Wed Jan 04, 2006 1:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Is The Best Way To Learn German?
Replies: 19
Views: 5223

RE: What Is The Best Way To Learn German?

<i>The best way to learn a language is to spend as much time as possible in a country where the language is spoken. In your case Germany, definitely not Austria or even Switzerland because those guys are speaking everything else than proper German.</i> From my experience, I do not advise to travel t...

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by Krushny
Mon Nov 07, 2005 6:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Skeletons In Your Country's Closet
Replies: 44
Views: 2218

RE: Skeletons In Your Country's Closet

What is a skeleton in a closet ?
A guy from Gijón who won playing at hide and seek...

(replace Gijón by your favorite rival town/country and the joke will work in your place...)

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by Krushny
Wed Mar 09, 2005 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stonecipher Resigns From Boeing
Replies: 150
Views: 14810

RE: Stonecipher Resigns From Boeing

As my father often time emphasized....

"You never get your honey at the same place you make your money!"


Or as we say in Spain : "Donde tengas las olla no metas la p..."

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by Krushny
Wed Mar 09, 2005 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sarasota, Fl
Replies: 1
Views: 1458

Sarasota, Fl

I would like to know how is the aviation activity in Sarasota, Fl. I know Honeywell has a presence there, any other big aeronautic firms there? Is the Sarasota a¡rport a good place for spotting?

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by Krushny
Sat Jan 08, 2005 8:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Geography Poll :- Poland
Replies: 112
Views: 2470

RE: Geography Poll :- Poland

B4e, I am stunned by your posts, you write a lot about Polish history but you prove little knowledge. Your gripes about Germany and Russia are perfectly understandable, but about France? Historically France has been one of the few friends the Polish have traditionally had - listen less to FauxNews a...

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by Krushny
Sun Oct 31, 2004 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Great Osama Bin Laden Terms For Surrender
Replies: 26
Views: 3578

RE: The Great Osama Bin Laden Terms For Surrender

I find funny that no word is said about Iraq. This smells to canned material. Is this guy really alive ?

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by Krushny
Sun Oct 31, 2004 7:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brits: Given Choice, Should UK Become Part Of US?
Replies: 70
Views: 4498

RE: Brits: Given Choice, Should UK Become Part Of US?

Christa, two mistakes in your post:
1.- France is nº 1 in visitors to Spain .
2.- What does EU membership have to do with tourism? Would the vacationing Brits find cheaper booze in the USA?

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by Krushny
Wed Oct 27, 2004 8:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Profile Of The Marines
Replies: 11
Views: 1557

The Profile Of The Marines

The US Marines Corps was modelled after the Spanish Infantería de Marina. Traditionally, in the Spanish Navy there was a separation between the sailors and the infantry, so the sailors were not expected to fight or the marines to help in the sailing. This was in contrast to the British Navy who exp...

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by Krushny
Sat Oct 23, 2004 6:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Islamic Terrorism To Continue?
Replies: 68
Views: 3638

RE: Islamic Terrorism To Continue?

The leader of the islamic group dismantled had said something really interesting, in the line of "it is worse for Spain to lose three or four judges, than the head of the Government" . So these guys have more fear of the mechanisms of a democratic state, much more than high profile guys. They have ...

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by Krushny
Fri Oct 22, 2004 9:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Paris Or Madrid?
Replies: 37
Views: 9296

RE: Paris Or Madrid?

<i>I think I've seen most of what can be seen in Madrid (at least from a tourist's point of view </i> No problem! There are several amazing places nearby with cheap transportation. Less than 100 km you can visit : - Segovia - the most picturesque town in Spain (huge Roman aqueduct, beautiful Cathedr...

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by Krushny
Thu Oct 21, 2004 6:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Survivor Of Palestinian Tyranny Defends Israel
Replies: 48
Views: 3041

RE: A Survivor Of Palestinian Tyranny Defends Israel

Much as I dislike this individual let me say something good about Sharon, this guy has balls. It is funny that he looks like the only guy in Israel capable of dismantling settlements, he organised that in the Sinai in 1979 and he is pushing it in Gaza today (though I am a skeptical this is going to...

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by Krushny
Tue Oct 19, 2004 8:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Putin Urges Voters To Back Bush
Replies: 34
Views: 2909

Putin Urges Voters To Back Bush

It is not a coincidence that at the same time JM Aznar (ex Spanish PM) was in Moscow and interviewed Putin himself; has he got a new job making campaign for Bush reelection?

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by Krushny
Thu Oct 14, 2004 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia To Take Ryanair To Court!
Replies: 34
Views: 4988

RE: Iberia To Take Ryanair To Court!

IB was privatised several years ago, you can buy shares right now. Why shouldn´t it NOW complain about govt subsidies to other airlines?

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by Krushny
Wed Sep 29, 2004 4:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Most "Hallowed" Ground In Your Country?
Replies: 52
Views: 4277

The Most "Hallowed" Ground In Your Country?

I would say Covadonga. There in 718 the Asturians defeated the Arabs and established a Christian kingdom with capital in nearby Cangas de Onís, which was the only part of the ancient Roman Hispania out of muslim control. This kingdom was the first of the various Christian ones that fought back the ...

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by Krushny
Wed Sep 29, 2004 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia Trick To Fool Passengers?
Replies: 88
Views: 10912

Iberia Trick To Fool Passengers?

Chiguire, the "what if passenger comes from another Spanish city" argument is not valid. First it is like saying that <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> cannot compete with Avianca because it does not fly to Medellin; or Varig to Manaos... And second in other Spanish cities <acronym title=...

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by Krushny
Mon Sep 27, 2004 6:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BRU-MAN With SN; MAN-BRU With BA - The Difference!
Replies: 10
Views: 6240

RE: BRU-MAN With SN; MAN-BRU With BA - The Difference!

<i><acronym title="Sabena (Belgium)">SN</acronym> never flew <acronym title="Valencia (- Manises) (VLC / LEVC), Spain">VLC</acronym>-<acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym>,</i> Sure they did! I did <acronym title="Valencia (- Manises) (...

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by Krushny
Mon Sep 27, 2004 6:48 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: VLC-LHR-MAN-MAD-VLC With IB & BA
Replies: 7
Views: 5728

VLC-LHR-MAN-MAD-VLC With IB & BA

Sn26567, the ultimate experience of narrowness is trying to read the Daily Telegraph in the middle seat of full <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> Avro jet, as I did in this trip!. However I was not specially annoyed, it was a Friday, I was going back home, the flight had been delayed and...

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by Krushny
Thu Sep 23, 2004 8:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BRU-MAN With SN; MAN-BRU With BA - The Difference!
Replies: 10
Views: 6240

RE: BRU-MAN With SN; MAN-BRU With BA - The Difference!

Well, I also happened to fly from <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom">MAN</acronym> on an <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> CityExpress Avro <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym> a few days ago, see my trip report : <a href="http://...

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by Krushny
Thu Sep 23, 2004 8:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: VLC-LHR-MAN-MAD-VLC With IB & BA
Replies: 7
Views: 5728

VLC-LHR-MAN-MAD-VLC With IB & BA

After 4 years in airliners.net, this is my first trip report. My company sent two colleagues and me to a place in Staffordshire and we figured the best combination would be flying to Manchester and renting a car to reach the place we needed to visit. The weather forecasts pointed to a quite cold we...

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by Krushny
Thu Sep 23, 2004 6:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone Been To All EU Countries?
Replies: 31
Views: 2687

RE: Anyone Been To All EU Countries?

Once I was able to say that I had been to all EU countries except one (Finland). But this is no longer true after this year's expansion; of the new countries I have only been to Hungary and Slovenia. Though to be honest, when I was there Slovenia was part of Yugoslavia , and I did not step down fro...

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by Krushny
Fri Jul 30, 2004 3:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bombay Vs. Mumbai?
Replies: 61
Views: 2690

Bombay Vs. Mumbai?

Travelling in Spain you may be confused with the road signs written in the local language as opposed to Spanish(castellano) : La Coruña -> A Coruña ; Gerona -> Girona ; Alicante -> Alacant ; Bilbao -> Bilbo ... This happens becasue we have passed from a centralized (and minority- language-unfriendl...

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by Krushny
Thu Jul 22, 2004 11:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gay Marriage & Adoption In Spain Soon!
Replies: 54
Views: 3449

Gay Marriage & Adoption In Spain Soon!

<i>Eso es lo que les pasa por votar por el maricon de zapatero, con el <acronym title="Jet Aviation Business Jets (Switzerland)">PP</acronym> no tendrian este problema</i>. Luisca, do you think there are no gays in <acronym title="Jet Aviation Business Jets (Switzerland)">PP</acronym>? Did you know ...

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by Krushny
Thu Jul 22, 2004 3:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Israel Needs A Fence
Replies: 97
Views: 2714

Why Israel Needs A Fence

<i>The fence is a impenetrable.</i> There no such thing as an impenetrable thing (or person). Wanna make bets? The Berlin Wall was quite sophisticated, but some people managed to escape to the West. Anyway, some food of thought : Only about 20% of the fence is built, however the number of suicide bo...

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by Krushny
Wed Jul 21, 2004 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ To Pull Out Of Madrid
Replies: 40
Views: 9079

RE: SQ To Pull Out Of Madrid

What about Ammann? Hasn't IB flown there?

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by Krushny
Tue Jul 20, 2004 9:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best Non Alcoholic Beer?
Replies: 19
Views: 2204

Best Non Alcoholic Beer?

I am trying to help a poor friend whose doctor has forbidden alcohol to her, sure I can find advise here .
In Spain we have tried Buckler (nasty) and San Miguel 0,0 (not too bad). There is also Clausthaller from Germany which does not taste bad.

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