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by TheMSYGuy
Sat Apr 15, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Countries/Cities with only 1 airline servicing that place
Replies: 87
Views: 10001

Re: Countries/Cities with only 1 airline servicing that place

Lynchburg, Virginia (LYH) is only served by American.

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Feb 27, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Passenger Comfort WN 300 v 700 v. 800
Replies: 9
Views: 1567

Re: Passenger Comfort WN 300 v 700 v. 800

I actually find the oldest -700s in the fleet have the most comfortable seats, but maybe that's just me.

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Sep 06, 2016 6:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World's Busiest Airport Reports its Shortest Security Wait Times in 7 Years
Replies: 18
Views: 5022

Re: World's Busiest Airport Has Lowest Security Wait Time

There was a thread a while back complaining about the TSA wait times at various airports, ATL was one that was mentioned, I commented that I hadn't had any issues with the place, but it seemed that many had, what's changed in the last few months ? When I flew out of ATL in early August, there was a...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Apr 15, 2015 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Male Tsa Agent Fired For Groping Attractive Dudes
Replies: 50
Views: 13952

RE: Male Tsa Agent Fired For Groping Attractive Dudes

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

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by TheMSYGuy
Thu Mar 12, 2015 5:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Well Groomed F/A`s
Replies: 68
Views: 15881

RE: Well Groomed F/A`s

I think the funniest F/A combo I've ever seen was on a <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> flight a two summers ago. One female F/A was wearing the old <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> white polo shirt, khaki shorts, and tennis shoes, while the other flight a...

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Feb 23, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread - Part 2
Replies: 206
Views: 14923

RE: The MSY Thread - Part 2

I've always wondered about <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">F9</acronym> as well, so I'm glad someone finally mentioned them. They seem to not even care or put forth an effort in <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</a...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Feb 17, 2015 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta CEO Associates UAE Carriers With 9/11
Replies: 215
Views: 26439

RE: Delta CEO Associates UAE Carriers With 9/11

DL needs to stay out of politics. I thought they were done when <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> basically said they support and that it was <acronym title="CSA Czech Airlines">OK</acronym> that Obama was violating the Constitution. Enough is enough, just stick to the airline indu...

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by TheMSYGuy
Sat Feb 14, 2015 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Report: 'drunk' FA Delays BOS-SEA
Replies: 33
Views: 12097

RE: Report: 'drunk' FA Delays BOS-SEA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/29erUSA187" class="quote" target="_blank">29erUSA187</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> "You're fir...

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Feb 02, 2015 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Begins Push In Atlanta
Replies: 101
Views: 18408

RE: Southwest Begins Push In Atlanta

Was <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> expected to do well when it first started service to <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / KDEN), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym>? They had quite ...

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by TheMSYGuy
Sat Jan 31, 2015 9:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Next Major US City To Get Brand New Airport
Replies: 62
Views: 15876

RE: Next Major US City To Get Brand New Airport

New Orleans (MSY) will be the next.

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by TheMSYGuy
Thu Jan 29, 2015 4:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A Without Passport Results In Cancelled Flight
Replies: 38
Views: 14813

RE: F/A Without Passport Results In Cancelled Flight

Why wouldn't a reserve flight attendant be used in this situation?

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by TheMSYGuy
Fri Jan 23, 2015 8:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread - Part 2
Replies: 206
Views: 14923

RE: The MSY Thread - Part 2

Is the PEOPLExpress signage still up around the airport? Last time I was there in early December, there was still signage over their baggage counter, but I'm not sure if there was any over their gate. I don't even know which gate they occupied in C, but I certainly didn't notice any in C. What about...

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by TheMSYGuy
Sat Jan 17, 2015 9:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread - Part 2
Replies: 206
Views: 14923

RE: The MSY Thread - Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SunsetLimited" class="quote" target="_blank">SunsetLimited</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I s...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jan 14, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern To Also Get 737-Max
Replies: 38
Views: 7772

RE: Eastern To Also Get 737-Max

Do you think another airline would go after Eastern like American did with Legend Airlines? Eastern would be quite an easy target for really any airline to kill quickly, if they're serious once things get rolling. Eastern is in American's territory being in Miami, so it kinda is risky. Thoughts?<br>...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Jan 13, 2015 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports Of Faded Glory?
Replies: 103
Views: 18591

RE: Airports Of Faded Glory?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/S75752" class="quote" target="_blank">S75752</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Arm...

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by TheMSYGuy
Thu Oct 02, 2014 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread
Replies: 204
Views: 17670

RE: The MSY Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bjorn14" class="quote" target="_blank">bjorn14</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> There are no pl...

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by TheMSYGuy
Thu Oct 02, 2014 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread
Replies: 204
Views: 17670

RE: The MSY Thread

Have there been any plans to reopen Concourse A in recent times?

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Oct 01, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread
Replies: 204
Views: 17670

RE: The MSY Thread

Glad to see there is finally a <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym> thread! As much as I love the idea of a new airport being built, I really don't understand WHY we need it. I don't see anything wrong with the curre...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Sep 30, 2014 6:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PeoplExpress "Suspends" Service Through Oct 16
Replies: 223
Views: 31186

RE: PeoplExpress "Suspends" Service Through Oct 16

I was wondering how service from <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym>-<acronym title="Newport News - Williamsburg International (Patrick Henry) (PHF / KPHF), USA - Virginia">PHF</acronym> and <acronym title="Newport ...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Sep 30, 2014 5:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Routes Are MH 744s Flying?
Replies: 3
Views: 1809

RE: What Routes Are MH 744s Flying?

I remember reading that there was a MH 744 serving as a shuttle for refugees fleeing some country?

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Future Of LYH
Replies: 2
Views: 1414

RE: The Future Of LYH

I don't care if there is ever any new service from <acronym title="Lynchburg - Regional / Preston Glenn Field (Municipal) (LYH / KLYH), USA - Virginia">LYH</acronym>, I just doin't want service to EVER be cut to <acronym title="Lynchburg - Regional / Preston Glenn Field (Municipal) (LYH / KLYH), USA...

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Sep 22, 2014 6:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 1231- No Safety Briefing?
Replies: 75
Views: 15458

RE: AA 1231- No Safety Briefing?

I like the flights where the FA's go through the first half of the briefing, take a little break, do some taxiing, then complete the second half of the spiel.

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Sep 17, 2014 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA MD80 Retirement / Utiliztion
Replies: 51
Views: 9214

RE: AA MD80 Retirement / Utiliztion

It's amazing how Delta continues to operate <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-80s just as old, if not a little younger, than <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>'s, and they have no plans of retiring theirs! I think <acronym title="Dallas - Love Field (DAL / KDAL), USA - ...

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Sep 15, 2014 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran Sunset
Replies: 50
Views: 10875

RE: AirTran Sunset

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CitrusCritter" class="quote" target="_blank">CitrusCritter</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> LOL...

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by TheMSYGuy
Fri Sep 12, 2014 11:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran Sunset
Replies: 50
Views: 10875

RE: AirTran Sunset

Can someone please explain <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym>'s financial situation before the <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym>/FL merger? I remember reading somewhere online that <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> wasn't in a good situation on the inside, but...

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by TheMSYGuy
Fri Sep 12, 2014 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA Fines British Airways - Hazmat Violations
Replies: 1
Views: 1903

RE: FAA Fines British Airways - Hazmat Violations

Weren't the same mistakes made on Valujet 592 that caused the fatal crash?

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Sep 09, 2014 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS MD-11 Replacement?
Replies: 49
Views: 13310

RE: UPS MD-11 Replacement?

Maybe Air Florida can buy the MD-11s from UPS and reconvert them to carry passengers?

:P

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by TheMSYGuy
Thu Aug 28, 2014 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: College Football Charters, Week 1
Replies: 32
Views: 6336

RE: College Football Charters, Week 1

Does anyone know about Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana? I go there, and they're playing Air Force in Colorado this weekend.

Thanks for your help!

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Aug 26, 2014 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-AWNH Finally Scrapped
Replies: 37
Views: 23314

RE: G-AWNH Finally Scrapped

Am I the only the one that likes the old British Airways livery compared to the current livery? The only one looks more majestic and royal...

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by TheMSYGuy
Fri Aug 22, 2014 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern Decadence Will Increase MSY Traffic
Replies: 4
Views: 1745

RE: Southern Decadence Will Increase MSY Traffic

Did airlines upgauge for the Superbowl that was held in NOLA a year or two ago?

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Aug 18, 2014 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PEOPLExpress To Begin MSY On 8/28
Replies: 6
Views: 3392

PEOPLExpress To Begin MSY On 8/28

This is great news for <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym>. It's going to be interesting seeing where their gate will be. I can't exactly say that I'll be flying to Newport News any time soon, but it's good to know ...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Aug 06, 2014 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Piedmont / USAir Merger, 25 Years Ago Today
Replies: 72
Views: 9729

RE: Piedmont / USAir Merger, 25 Years Ago Today

Is there anything left of the original Piedmont in today's Piedmont, a wholly-owned subsidiary of US Airways?

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:51 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Non Hub Airports That Were Overbuilt
Replies: 136
Views: 24257

RE: Non Hub Airports That Were Overbuilt

I don't really get the hate on ECP. It's not a big airport at all. Around Spring Break time, ECP gets a good number of passengers that come through.

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Suspend TLV Flights Until Further Notice
Replies: 201
Views: 31623

RE: Airlines Suspend TLV Flights Until Further Notice

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WSTAKL" class="quote" target="_blank">WSTAKL</a> (<a href="#126" class="quote">Reply 126</a>):<br/><i>Unsure</i></font></td></tr></table> Ever h...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jul 23, 2014 2:23 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: World's Best 2014 Airline Liveries Announced
Replies: 53
Views: 16849

RE: World's Best 2014 Airline Liveries Announced

Nothing beats Ryan International Airlines's livery, especially on their A330s. If they were still around, I know they'd make the list. Very simple, beautiful, and clean livery. <a href="http://www.airliners.net/photo/Ryan-International-Airlines/Airbus-A330-343/2304008/&sid=914d86618109f2de3bb1da...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jul 23, 2014 1:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: World's Best 2014 Airline Liveries Announced
Replies: 53
Views: 16849

RE: World's Best 2014 Airline Liveries Announced

Swiss' livery is nothing special. It looks very basic.

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by TheMSYGuy
Sun Jul 20, 2014 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ironic AirTran Commercial
Replies: 25
Views: 10094

Ironic AirTran Commercial

I don't know if this has been posted here, but I recently found this AirTran commercial from 2010 or around that time, at least that is when AirTran uploaded it to YouTube. It's pretty ironic that, of all airlines, Southwest is the one that ended up acquiring AirTran. Clever commercial! <a href="htt...

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by TheMSYGuy
Fri Jul 18, 2014 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Impact On MH?
Replies: 165
Views: 31862

RE: Impact On MH?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/doug" class="quote" target="_blank">doug</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That's not really how...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Jul 15, 2014 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA Agent: "District Of Columbia,....Where That?"
Replies: 92
Views: 19082

RE: TSA Agent: "District Of Columbia,....Where That?"

It's crazy this guy couldn't get through with a valid DC license, yet I successfully and accidentally went through security with the wrong person's boarding pass problem-free at TPA. I'm still wondering how I was able to do that....<br/><br/><font size="-4">[Edited 2014-07-15 15:59:11]</font><br><br...

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Jul 14, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Allegiant Expansion At CVG: Adds FLL And IWA
Replies: 37
Views: 7204

RE: Major Allegiant Expansion At CVG: Adds FLL And IWA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jeb94" class="quote" target="_blank">jeb94</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I think they actually...

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by TheMSYGuy
Mon Jul 14, 2014 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Allegiant Expansion At CVG: Adds FLL And IWA
Replies: 37
Views: 7204

RE: Major Allegiant Expansion At CVG: Adds FLL And IWA

I wonder why they don't fly to <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym>. New Orleans is a pretty big tourist destination...believe it or not. People who don't live in Louisiana seem to love to NOLA, but the locals...not ...

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by TheMSYGuy
Sat Jul 12, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possibility Of Spirit Serving SHV?
Replies: 6
Views: 1886

RE: Possibility Of Spirit Serving SHV?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MesaflyGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">MesaflyGuy</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Actually,no...

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by TheMSYGuy
Fri Jul 11, 2014 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possibility Of Spirit Serving SHV?
Replies: 6
Views: 1886

RE: Possibility Of Spirit Serving SHV?

I can't ever see <acronym title="Spirit Airlines (USA)">NK</acronym> flying to <acronym title="Shreveport - Regional (SHV / KSHV), USA - Louisiana">SHV</acronym>. If it does happen, I'd be surprised. If anything, <acronym title="Spirit Airlines (USA)">NK</acronym> should probably add flights to <acr...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jul 09, 2014 3:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Final US Airways 737-400 Flights Announced
Replies: 28
Views: 11845

RE: Final US Airways 737-400 Flights Announced

I thought the US 737-400 I flew on in early June was extremely comfortable. The one I flew on still seemed like a nice plane, although it is pretty old.

Do you guys think the US 734 fleet will find a new buyer or will they still be parked in the desert years from now?

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by TheMSYGuy
Sat Jul 05, 2014 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PSA To Start CRJ-900 Service for AA/US July 31 2014
Replies: 62
Views: 12102

RE: PSA To Start CRJ-900 Service For AA/US July 31 2014

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MesaFlyGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">MesaFlyGuy</a> (<a href="#28" class="quote">Reply 28</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> You're co...

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by TheMSYGuy
Wed Jul 02, 2014 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northern Gulf Coast MSY, GPT, MOB, PNS, VPS, ECP
Replies: 64
Views: 8399

RE: Northern Gulf Coast MSY, GPT, MOB, PNS, VPS, ECP

I can't wait to see <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym>'s new terminal and concourses. <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym> (as muc...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Jul 01, 2014 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fate Of B767 C-GAUN Gimli Glider
Replies: 86
Views: 26458

RE: Fate Of B767 C-GUAN Gimli Glider

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airportugal310" class="quote" target="_blank">airportugal310</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> If ...

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by TheMSYGuy
Tue Jul 01, 2014 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northern Gulf Coast MSY, GPT, MOB, PNS, VPS, ECP
Replies: 64
Views: 8399

RE: Northern Gulf Coast MSY, GPT, MOB, PNS, VPS, ECP

Hi! I'm glad to see that <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym>, my home airport, has somewhat of a topic now! Does anyone know who will take over the two or three US Airways gates in Concourse B at <acronym title="New...

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