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by aircountry
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport construction projects question
Replies: 74
Views: 10661

Re: Airport construction projects question

What about IAH at Terminal D construction? Last month they started to tear it down at old TC north to replace a new Terminal D for Mickey Leland International Terminal (MLIT) Are they still working on now or stop?

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by aircountry
Fri May 22, 2020 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago River Flooding Causes Willis Tower (United Airlines HQ) to lose power.
Replies: 45
Views: 8008

Re: Chicago River Flooding Causes Willis Tower (United Airlines HQ) to lose power.

Jeff Smisek should stay in Houston as UA HQ and he picked Chicago and now look at willis tower screwed up. Too late and cant do anything to move back to Houston. Jeff is no longer work there and new CEO Oscar and Kirby still staying UA HQ in Chicago and no plan to move back to Houston. They looked ...

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by aircountry
Thu May 21, 2020 3:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago River Flooding Causes Willis Tower (United Airlines HQ) to lose power.
Replies: 45
Views: 8008

Re: Chicago River Flooding Causes Willis Tower (United Airlines HQ) to lose power.

Jeff Smisek should stay in Houston as UA HQ and he picked Chicago and now look at willis tower screwed up. Too late and cant do anything to move back to Houston. Jeff is no longer work there and new CEO Oscar and Kirby still staying UA HQ in Chicago and no plan to move back to Houston. They looked a...

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by aircountry
Sat Feb 22, 2020 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar in PHX
Replies: 15
Views: 5036

Re: Qatar in PHX

^The Saudi and other national royal families went to/go to the Cleveland Clinic, not the Mayo Clinic. Not sure if it’s still the case but there was a case a few years back where a Saudi national was routinely in PHX for cancer treatment. Ask most people in medicine and they’ll tell you that the PHX...

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by aircountry
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 123
Views: 13517

Re: Houston Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/t ... 77.article
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Ishrion wrote:
aircountry wrote:
Any update about TAP to IAH?


What was the list? Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles, and Montreal? I don't think any of those have happened...


yes it was on the list see the website https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/t ... 77.article

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by aircountry
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TP new routes, rumors.
Replies: 55
Views: 9932

Re: TP new routes, rumors.

Thoise rumours are a non-sense, LIM ahead of BOG or EZE? CPT ahead of JNB? MCO and CUN ahead of MEX or LAX or IAH? Wil believe it when see it IAH was on the list and nothing hear yet. In addition to the seven US cities, TAP serves an eighth North American destination in Toronto. The carrier plans t...

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by aircountry
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca: massive BOG expansion in 2020
Replies: 52
Views: 10453

Re: Avianca: massive BOG expansion in 2020

Will we see SFO?

Will they going to add IAH from BOG?

wow nobody response on both! Most talking about other cities instead SFO and IAH.

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by aircountry
Mon Feb 17, 2020 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 123
Views: 13517

Re: Houston Aviation Thread - 2020

Any update about TAP to IAH?

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by aircountry
Tue Feb 04, 2020 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca: massive BOG expansion in 2020
Replies: 52
Views: 10453

Re: Avianca: massive BOG expansion in 2020

Will they going to add IAH from BOG?

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by aircountry
Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MU to axe PVG-HNL by Jun 18, rumored to mull PKX-NYC
Replies: 15
Views: 3250

Re: MU to axe PVG-HNL by Jun 18, rumored to mull PKX-NYC

What happen the plan from PVG to IAH? I remembered it did approved to fly to IAH and it never happen.

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by aircountry
Thu Nov 21, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Emirates A380 A6-EVG is the first plane get RR engines?
Replies: 2
Views: 710

Re: Emirates A380 A6-EVG is the first plane get RR engines?

Is that Emirates A380 A6-EVG the first plane to get RR engines instead GP7000? Here is the picture with RR engines 5771453 The 1st RR frame was MSN 225, A6-EUM almost 3 years in service. A6-EVG is the 23rd RR frame. Thank you for the information and I didnt know that they already got it almost 3 ye...

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by aircountry
Thu Nov 21, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Emirates A380 A6-EVG is the first plane get RR engines?
Replies: 2
Views: 710

Emirates A380 A6-EVG is the first plane get RR engines?

Is that Emirates A380 A6-EVG the first plane to get RR engines instead GP7000? Here is the picture with RR engines

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by aircountry
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 312
Views: 124106

Re: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!

real or fake photo? Look up at upper level last left door with big double windows. All A380 dont have double window only one small window on each door. see this 5730829 Maybe the screener didnt see it before accept it. It already accept it few days ago. I have never considered the possibility of cl...

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by aircountry
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia re-starts Dulles
Replies: 43
Views: 5944

Re: Iberia re-starts Dulles

A bit too late to resume MAD-IAD (especially with TAP flying daily via LIS to multiple cities in Spain)? TP is targeting star (UA) pax base at IAD while IB is targeting OW (AA) pax base at DCA. Good news, expansion increases the likelihood of the A340s staying in the fleet a bit longer. Other poten...

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by aircountry
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702616

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

I wonder where all those 777’s are going? Where is IAH to PVG? Why UA wont add IAH to PVG? I heard Houston need Shanghai in the past and never serve. UA states in a townhall that IAH won’t be getting any additional flights to Asia. I imagine that route will be flown at some point but it will be fro...

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by aircountry
Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 702616

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

avi8 wrote:
Scarebus34 wrote:
More 787 routes announced from ORD.... PVG/PEK/GRU/HND.

PVG: mid-may
PEK: mid-june
GRU/HND: fall


I wonder where all those 777’s are going?


Where is IAH to PVG? Why UA wont add IAH to PVG? I heard Houston need Shanghai in the past and never serve.

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by aircountry
Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Fleet Thread - 2019
Replies: 346
Views: 84664

Re: Qantas Fleet Thread - 2019

Any idea when the first 380 is due out of refurb? Looking forward to seeing the refresh of F and the new cafe seating. Wonder if it’s start or end of the month? Just out of curiousity but given that all the 747-400's had 'Longreach' on them as a reference to QF's birthplace and the long range abili...

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by aircountry
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 312
Views: 124106

Re: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!

real or fake photo? Look up at upper level last left door with big double windows. All A380 dont have double window only one small window on each door.
see this



Maybe the screener didnt see it before accept it. It already accept it few days ago.

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by aircountry
Sun Oct 20, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.
Replies: 46
Views: 8902

Re: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.

Seriously, nothing but wild speculation and wishful thinking. Houston should be happy and thankful for what it has and move on. It’s not speculation when the Director of Houston Airport System stated they are in talks with airlines from those locations, whom want to operate to IAH. It may not be th...

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by aircountry
Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.
Replies: 46
Views: 8902

Re: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.

According to Mario Diaz, Director of Aviation for the Houston Airport System, the Turkish Airlines flight alone adds $400 million per year to the Houston economy. https://www.khou.com/article/news/local/12-billion-iah-international-terminal-expansion-underway/285-2fcb3588-5fb3-4717-af90-a1ad4a4e8d9...

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by aircountry
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.
Replies: 46
Views: 8902

Re: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.

https://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/article/IAH-to-break-ground-on-expanded-international-14542242.php#photo-18456974 The long awaited Terminal D renovation project for IAH finally gets going. The old Terminal C North will be demolished and replaced with a new pier with 6 additional gates for...

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by aircountry
Sat Oct 19, 2019 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.
Replies: 46
Views: 8902

Re: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.

I wonder why it’s gonna take so long. Entire airports get built in 5 years yet this expansion is taking almost 4. Phased construction I would imagine... All this work must happen while keeping existing flight operations at minimal disruption. The reason is the new mayor of Houston is Turner came in...

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by aircountry
Sat Oct 19, 2019 5:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.
Replies: 46
Views: 8902

Re: IAH Terminal D rebuild finally gets going.

I'm glad to hear IAH is finally to rebuilt a new MLIT (Mickey Lealand International Terminal) with more widebodies to come. So future airlines guess would be TAP, SAS, Swiss plus more star alliance and non star alliance to serve IAH. Remember the movie Field of Dreams quote If you built then we will...

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by aircountry
Fri Oct 04, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Number of hits mixed in each page.
Replies: 5
Views: 8202

Re: Number of hits mixed in each page.

airkas1 wrote:
I wish we could take credit for it, but I think the bug is present on/off. We haven't had word that it actually got fixed.


Its back again today and you need to fix it.

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by aircountry
Wed Sep 11, 2019 4:22 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Number of hits mixed in each page.
Replies: 5
Views: 8202

Re: Number of hits mixed in each page.

Now its getting better and back to normal numbers in order correct and thank you for fixing.

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by aircountry
Mon Sep 09, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Number of hits mixed in each page.
Replies: 5
Views: 8202

Number of hits mixed in each page.

To Airliners.net owner, can you fix each page with correctly number of hits in order and I noticed the last few days include today all number who visit the pictures at 24 hours are not in order from top to bottom or high number to make front page to low number at last page. Each pages have mix not i...

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by aircountry
Thu Aug 29, 2019 3:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S to grant Vietnam safety rating paving way for air service
Replies: 98
Views: 20357

Re: Vietnam Airlines Awarded Authority For SGN/HAN-TPE/KIX/NGO-LAX/SEA/SFO/JFK/DFW

https://www.regulations.gov/document?D=DOT-OST-2016-0225-0006 Vietnam Airlines was awarded authority for flights from Ho Chi Minh City & Hanoi to Taipei/Osaka/Nagoya to Los Angeles/San Francisco/Seattle/New York/Dallas Ft. Worth. They are not allowed to carry local traffic between Osaka and Nag...

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by aircountry
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 267
Views: 64463

Re: United Fleet Repaint Thread

http://www.airline-empires.com/index.ph ... ew-livery/


where is CRJ-550?
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Thomas32125 wrote:
For those of you who can't wait:

Image

Source: http://www.airline-empires.com/index.ph ... ew-livery/


where is CRJ-550?

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by aircountry
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: American Airlines Increases International Presence, Makes First Entrance Into Africa
Replies: 509
Views: 111254

Re: Rumor: American to make huge announcement

Since everyone is obsessed with KUL.. How about HNL-KUL? Closest place with plenty of flights to AA hubs. Monopoly market plus the AA 788 are suitable with the small J cabins. Personally I don’t see BNE-LAX announced as UA would have been on it already if there was demand. Just because QF has cut Q...

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by aircountry
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CA to launch PEK - BOG?
Replies: 26
Views: 4080

Re: CA to launch PEK - BOG?

workhorse wrote:
raylee67 wrote:
If this happens, I would think CA would want to avoid stopping over in US or Canada, given the current relationship between China and the two countries.

Stopping over at MEX seems to be an option?


MEX is a bit off route and CA already flies there.

Maybe PTY?


PTY go on one stop via IAH.

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by aircountry
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16296

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

Will DFW or CLT - ZRH ever work Swiss? Seems like LH does well from DFW and CLT, and ZRH is Financial hub, like DFW and CLT. CLT is more of a consumer banking hub than finance like New York or London and is only served be LH to connect BMWs main HQ in Munich to their North American HQ in Greer, SC....

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by aircountry
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka
Replies: 87
Views: 16296

Re: SWISS Announces Zurich To Washington D.C. and Osaka

Will DFW or CLT - ZRH ever work Swiss? Seems like LH does well from DFW and CLT, and ZRH is Financial hub, like DFW and CLT. Very unlikely. Never say never but for the next five years I'd say: a) The two biggest unserved routes from ZRH to the US are Seattle and Houston, followed by Dallas, Minneap...

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by aircountry
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC
Replies: 200
Views: 44307

Re: LH to announce two new US-routes from MUC

I mean UA already flies IAH-MUC. Don’t know if we’ll get another flight even though I’d love to see one. I see many posting about IAH should be next LH from MUC. I doubt wont make it. There is the problem is MLIT (Mickey Lealand International Terminal) has'nt start rebuilt and old terminal C north ...

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by aircountry
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What has caused the IAH International Terminal build delay?
Replies: 13
Views: 2837

Re: What has caused the IAH International Terminal build delay?

Here is the master plan for MLIT and look up on page 37 and now I dont know what look like after new design. http://system.gocampaign.com/netisd_org/images/imagelibrary/620/74/9096/532533-IAH%20Public%20Meeting%20Feb%202015%20FINAL_R.pdf from old posted https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?...

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by aircountry
Sat Aug 03, 2019 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What has caused the IAH International Terminal build delay?
Replies: 13
Views: 2837

Re: What has caused the IAH International Terminal build delay?

Houston Mayor Turner keep screwing up for wasting time and money to rebuilt the new MLIT (Mickey Lealand International Terminal). He is the one ripped the contract and start all over and now nothing start to rebuilt on MLIT. Look at United Airlines paid to built the new terminal C north and its done...

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by aircountry
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What has caused the IAH International Terminal build delay?
Replies: 13
Views: 2837

What has caused the IAH International Terminal build delay?

What happen to IAH new international terminal at MLIT and the old terminal C north hasnt demolish. See this https://www.click2houston.com/news/investigates/12-billion-international-terminal-project-at-iah-yet-to-truly-take-flight Whats wrong Houston Mayor screwing up for delay? I remembered someone ...

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by aircountry
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is next for Icelandair?
Replies: 80
Views: 13421

Re: What is next for Icelandair?

See this article in FlightGlobal, where it states that FI is indeed considering Airbus: https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/icelandair-considers-a321neo-and-possible-all-airbus-457975/ Per airfleets.net, the average age of 757’s in FI’s fleet is 22.9 years, and that of the 767 is 20.3 years....

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by aircountry
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is next for Icelandair?
Replies: 80
Views: 13421

Re: What is next for Icelandair?

Icelandair should pick IAH over DFW and they picked DFW until pulled out then AA took over the route. If they pick IAH then they will be alive flying than DFW. Now I hope they might try to IAH this time. DFW is within 757 range, IAH is not. Very important distinction given FI's current fleet as the...

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by aircountry
Fri Jul 05, 2019 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is next for Icelandair?
Replies: 80
Views: 13421

Re: What is next for Icelandair?

Icelandair should pick IAH over DFW and they picked DFW until pulled out then AA took over the route. If they pick IAH then they will be alive flying than DFW. Now I hope they might try to IAH this time. American isn’t the reason icelandair left… AA started DFW-KEF approximately 1 week after FI lau...

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by aircountry
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is next for Icelandair?
Replies: 80
Views: 13421

Re: What is next for Icelandair?

Icelandair should pick IAH over DFW and they picked DFW until pulled out then AA took over the route. If they pick IAH then they will be alive flying than DFW. Now I hope they might try to IAH this time.

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by aircountry
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Settings Q - Night Panning and Exposure
Replies: 9
Views: 4624

Re: Settings Q - Night Panning and Exposure

How did you clear out heavy noisy when you using very high ISO with low F number and what about the EV number set to -1 or just normal 0 setting?

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by aircountry
Wed May 15, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Peace Plans to Launch Johannesburg, London, Houston, Guangzhou and Mumbai; Most Likely from Lagos.
Replies: 112
Views: 18168

Re: Air Peace Plans to Launch Johannesburg, London, Houston, Guangzhou and Mumbai; Most Likely from Lagos.

JNB and LON will do fine, everything to Dubai and east is not smart. -EK, ET, TK, e.t.c offer those destinations at a relatively cheap price and with a better on board product. IAH I am not sure on, probably wiser then trying to fight DL to NYC, just need to get the oil contracts "Just need to...

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by aircountry
Fri May 10, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?
Replies: 30
Views: 5941

Re: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?

Here is more.....

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by aircountry
Fri May 10, 2019 5:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?
Replies: 30
Views: 5941

Re: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?

drerx7 wrote:
It was a luxury outfit...all C class IIRC. Who was the all A300 operator that flew from IAH to LGB?


I think you talking about Presidental Air A300. Ultra Air never have A300 just only 727-200.

Here is the picture....

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by aircountry
Fri May 10, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?
Replies: 30
Views: 5941

Re: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?

Ùltra Air used to fly 727-200 between Houston IAH to california and florida. It didnt last long until went out of business. Houston was home based and a hub. Here is the picture from the past.

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by aircountry
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did CO ever fly to JFK
Replies: 31
Views: 6251

Re: Did CO ever fly to JFK

I remembered back in 1980 when I was on Transamerica DC-8-61 and saw Continental AIrlines DC-10-30 pushback from the old National Airlines building and I forgot what terminal is that. This site is already torn down and built JetBlue terminal. Continental Airlines flight was for HNL on nonstop.

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by aircountry
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA 747SP in Houston 1983
Replies: 19
Views: 4271

Re: SAA 747SP in Houston 1983

I remembered that time when SAA made anoucement to fly from JNB to IAH on one stop with 747-SP 4 times a week until the protesters want SAA out then went down to once a week then kicked out due aparthied. Now they are free and SAA can come back but still dont know will ever come back to IAH in the f...

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by aircountry
Wed Feb 27, 2019 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1919
Views: 447198

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

I keep reading so many posts and so far not find anything that lead to crash. Many of them pointing at pilot is the factor but I dont think so is suicide I think one of the pilot got a heart attack before crash right after last word to ATC and stopped. Seems like when heart attack then body slump an...

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by aircountry
Mon Sep 10, 2018 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Identify aircraft please
Replies: 9
Views: 2488

Re: Identify aircraft please

I thought it is DC-10, I can see widebody.

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by aircountry
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA announces IAD-TLV
Replies: 118
Views: 16864

Re: UA announces IAD-TLV

What about Houston (IAH)? Is UA will add IAH to TLV in the future?

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