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by 777X
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:35 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aerospace Engineering Student looking for internships
Replies: 12
Views: 1413

Re: Aerospace Engineering Student looking for internships

Thank you for all of the advice. To the professor and others who suggest research, I have already reached out to several professors. While none of them currently need extra help on their research teams, I plan on staying in touch with them so that I can join a team as soon as a position opens up. I ...

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by 777X
Thu Nov 30, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aerospace Engineering Student looking for internships
Replies: 12
Views: 1413

Aerospace Engineering Student looking for internships

Hello, I am a sophomore at the University of Illinois studying aerospace engineering. I'm looking for summer internships, and would appreciate any suggestions. I'm happy to share my resume with anyone who has a lead or knows someone who could help me out. Although I do not have any prior experience ...

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by 777X
Tue Oct 25, 2016 9:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Detailed Dimensions for 757-200
Replies: 7
Views: 1916

Re: Dimensions for 757-200

http://www.boeing.com/assets/pdf/commer ... 757_23.pdf


This is perfect. Is there a similar document for the 777?

Thanks for all responses
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timz wrote:


This is perfect. Is there a similar document for the 777?

Thanks for all responses

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by 777X
Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:00 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Detailed Dimensions for 757-200
Replies: 7
Views: 1916

Detailed Dimensions for 757-200

Hi all, I haven't posted in any of the forums in several months. In August I started college at the University of Illinois studying aerospace engineering. I'm taking a CAD class, and for the final project, I have to make a CAD model of any real aircraft I want. I'd like to make a model of a commerci...

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by 777X
Wed Jun 29, 2016 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Evacuated Today, 6/29
Replies: 0
Views: 1050

JFK Evacuated Today, 6/29

I just saw on Twitter that JFK was evacuated due to a suspicious package. I didn't see anything else posted about it here...

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by 777X
Tue Jun 07, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS MD-11 Runway Excursion, Nose Gear Collapse/ICN
Replies: 91
Views: 37646

RE: UPS MD-11 Runway Excursion, Nose Gear Collapse/ICN

I'm surprised no one has mentioned the nasty dent where the wing meets the body. I'm just guessing, but I would expect that to be one of the more expensive things to repair...

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by 777X
Wed Jun 01, 2016 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR 755 En Route To ATL
Replies: 76
Views: 16851

RE: QR 755 En Route To ATL

I'm so jealous! I really wanted to drive down and see the A380, but instead I'm stuck in a car for 10 hours

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by 777X
Tue May 24, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Crash Archeology
Replies: 63
Views: 13841

RE: Plane Crash Archeology

At Philmont Scout Ranch in New Mexico, there are the remains of a B-24 which crashed there in 1942. I think there's a wing left in the side of a mountain. We didn't hike near enough to see it last time, and I don't think I'll get to see it when I go again this year. Maybe someone here has had the ch...

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by 777X
Sat May 21, 2016 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Difference Between MD-80 And Super 80
Replies: 61
Views: 22032

Difference Between MD-80 And Super 80

If this is the wrong forum for this question, mods please move to the best one. <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> calls their MDs Super 80s, while Delta classifies them as <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-88 or <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-90s. Can som...

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by 777X
Fri May 20, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR A380 One-off To ATL
Replies: 12
Views: 7609

RE: QR A380 One-off To ATL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/burnsie28" class="quote" target="_blank">burnsie28</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>The parking deck on the domestic side ...

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by 777X
Fri May 20, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing
Replies: 1187
Views: 73550

RE: Egypt Air 804 Paris-Cairo Missing Part 3

Avherald is now reporting that ACARS indicates a fire onboard. I don't know how to read this, could someone translate? From Avherald: On May 20th 2016 The Aviation Herald received information from three independent channels, that ACARS (Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System) messag...

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by 777X
Thu May 19, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR A380 One-off To ATL
Replies: 12
Views: 7609

RE: QR A380 One-off To ATL

Many thanks for the replies. I'm thinking about going down and making a spotting day out of this special event. I know I've asked many times, but is there any place better than the cell phone lot to watch this from? IIRC the international parking view is crap, as is the North parking deck. I don't k...

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by 777X
Thu May 19, 2016 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help Identifying Plane
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

RE: Help Identifying Plane

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kiffy" class="quote" target="_blank">kiffy</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That's it! Thanks to ...

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by 777X
Wed May 18, 2016 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help Identifying Plane
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

Help Identifying Plane

I was leaving <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> today around noon, and I saw a plane that I couldn't find on flightaware. It was a white 737 with a black/blue cheat line. It did not have ...

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by 777X
Tue May 17, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR A380 One-off To ATL
Replies: 12
Views: 7609

RE: QR A380 One-off To ATL

That thread doesn't answe any of my questions...

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by 777X
Tue May 17, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR A380 One-off To ATL
Replies: 12
Views: 7609

QR A380 One-off To ATL

A couple weeks ago a thread popped up and then quickly disappeared saying that <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> would operate the inaugural <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> fl...

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by 777X
Sat Apr 30, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 737-900ER
Replies: 77
Views: 16248

The 737-900ER

I flew on a <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> 737-900ER this month for only the second time, and I must say I really loved it. I knew to expect a long takeoff roll, but not THAT long! That plane used up most of <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfi...

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by 777X
Sat Apr 30, 2016 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL's MD-88... So What Happens Now?
Replies: 27
Views: 12627

RE: DL's MD-88... So What Happens Now?

I know I sound crazy to some here, but I can't wait for the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>'s to go. I flew this month more than I ever have before, and I had 6 flights on <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-88/90s. Because <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The ...

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by 777X
Sun Apr 17, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Polar 747-8F Pod Strike?
Replies: 50
Views: 24797

RE: Polar 747-8F Pod Strike?

It was quite windy at <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym> last Friday. I was waiting at my gate when I happened to look up just in time to see a gust of wind hit an <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> A320 on the right sid...

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by 777X
Thu Apr 07, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fire At ATL?
Replies: 5
Views: 1662

Fire At ATL?

I'm on my plane at the T gates waiting for pushback, and I see a huge cloud of smoke billowing up near the south cargo area. I'm not sure if it's on the property, but it looks like it could affect arrivals on the 26s. Anyone know what's going on?

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by 777X
Tue Apr 05, 2016 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Cathay Dragon Aircraft In New Brand/Livery
Replies: 46
Views: 21624

RE: First Cathay Dragon Aircraft In New Brand/Livery

They should call it Turkish Dragon.

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by 777X
Wed Mar 30, 2016 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Blue And Alaska Reportedly Make Offer For VX
Replies: 236
Views: 34391

RE: Jet Blue And Alaska Reportedly Make Offer For VX

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Polot" class="quote" target="_blank">Polot</a> (<a href="#190" class="quote">Reply 190</a>):<br/><i> I'd wager that 90% of <acronym title="Delta...

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by 777X
Tue Mar 29, 2016 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bring Back The Old BA Livery
Replies: 102
Views: 20660

RE: Bring Back The Old BA Livery

<img border=0 src="https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/ee/6d/6c/ee6d6c9287049c372c840d0153adf8f9.jpg" width="640" height="403" border="0"/><a href="http://orig11.deviantart.net/f989/f/2013/325/5/5/british_airways_livery_concept_by_superstardeluxe-d6v317e.jpg" target="_blank"><img border=0 src=...

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by 777X
Tue Mar 29, 2016 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: La Compagnie Look To US West Coast Route
Replies: 18
Views: 8141

RE: La Compagnie Look To US West Coast Route

I only suggested 737MAX because the 787 seems too big. Also I wasn't sure if the CEO meant a new build or just new to La Compagnie. If they're buying used I agree it would be a low cycle 767 or 757.

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by 777X
Mon Mar 28, 2016 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: La Compagnie Look To US West Coast Route
Replies: 18
Views: 8141

RE: La Compagnie Look To US West Coast Route

New Boeing plane?
787 or 737MAX?

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by 777X
Tue Mar 15, 2016 3:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Hotels For Airport Views
Replies: 34
Views: 4416

RE: Best Hotels For Airport Views

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/crownvic" class="quote" target="_blank">crownvic</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Renaissance Atlanta</i></font></td></tr>...

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by 777X
Mon Mar 07, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Engine Failure RTO 3/5
Replies: 94
Views: 18738

RE: Allegiant Engine Failure RTO 3/5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I like ...

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by 777X
Mon Mar 07, 2016 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Nose Gear Collapses At Addis Ababa
Replies: 41
Views: 33076

RE: 787 Nose Gear Collapses At Addis Ababa

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Sooner787" class="quote" target="_blank">Sooner787</a> (<a href="#37" class="quote">Reply 37</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I'm no expe...

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by 777X
Mon Feb 29, 2016 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification Of Air Canada And Subsidiaries
Replies: 15
Views: 1876

RE: Clarification Of Air Canada And Subsidiaries

So Jazz isn't used any more? Because I saw an AC Express RJ and a Jazz plane in BOS on Saturday...

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by 777X
Mon Feb 29, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification Of Air Canada And Subsidiaries
Replies: 15
Views: 1876

Clarification Of Air Canada And Subsidiaries

Could someone explain to me the difference between AC, AC Express, and AC Jazz?
I think I know the answer, but I'm still a little confused...

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by 777X
Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Did Lufthansa A340 Begin Flying Into Atlanta?
Replies: 9
Views: 3883

RE: When Did Lufthansa A340 Begin Flying Into Atlanta?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ilari" class="quote" target="_blank">ilari</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> It's normally an A343...

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by 777X
Fri Feb 19, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 43
Replies: 2336
Views: 373028

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 47

When is the Air Austral plane due back from VCV? I believe it flew there nearly 2 weeks ago...

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by 777X
Thu Feb 18, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help Identifying Plane
Replies: 14
Views: 6214

RE: Help Identifying Plane

<center><table align="center" border="0" width="133" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=203354&filename=1455810317vKrTB1.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/uf/203354/1455810317vKrTB1.jpg" width="131" height="185" border="0"/></a></td></tr><...

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by 777X
Thu Feb 18, 2016 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help Identifying Plane
Replies: 14
Views: 6214

RE: Help Identifying Plane

I forgot to mention the tail was blank and there were no titles....
The Belgium Air Force A330 best matches the description so far...

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by 777X
Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help Identifying Plane
Replies: 14
Views: 6214

Help Identifying Plane

My little brother took a blurry picture today at <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>. It's clearly a widebody, but the number of engines is hidden. The tail appears to be solid black or navy blue. The fuselage is white and there are hints of ...

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by 777X
Tue Jan 26, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Launches 'Brand Refresh'
Replies: 196
Views: 29156

RE: AS Launches 'Brand Refresh'

I agree that they did an excellent job! I think they did lose some of the ruggedness that they are known for, but I think that's what they wanted. They're not just an Alaskan carrier anymore, they're an American carrier.

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by 777X
Mon Jan 25, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A320neo family production thread - 2015-2017 (part 7)
Replies: 2436
Views: 401025

RE: Airbus A320NEO Production Thread - Part 9

As of right now, what is the ratio of NEO to CEO being built each month?

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by 777X
Tue Jan 19, 2016 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta May Buy CSeries
Replies: 84
Views: 23079

RE: Delta May Buy CSeries

Why would they buy the CSeries when they just ordered the E190?
And of course they would buy it if the price was low enough...

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by 777X
Mon Jan 18, 2016 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cargo Ops In ATL
Replies: 6
Views: 1313

RE: Cargo Ops In ATL

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

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by 777X
Mon Jan 18, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cargo Ops In ATL
Replies: 6
Views: 1313

RE: Cargo Ops In ATL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777X" class="quote" target="_blank">777X</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Air China">CA</acronym> 744...

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by 777X
Mon Jan 18, 2016 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cargo Ops In ATL
Replies: 6
Views: 1313

Cargo Ops In ATL

Yesterday I was surprised to see 2 cargo planes fly overhead that I didn't know flew to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>. They were a TNT 777 and an Air Bridge Cargo 747-400. This got me...

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by 777X
Tue Jan 05, 2016 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 738 Off Runway
Replies: 58
Views: 20316

RE: UA 738 Off Runway

Not a good week for UA 737s...

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by 777X
Thu Dec 24, 2015 3:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Routes Do You Want From Santa For 2016
Replies: 155
Views: 11971

RE: What Routes Do You Want From Santa For 2016

Any new route to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> on any carrier not currently in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) ...

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by 777X
Wed Dec 23, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2015 Orders - Part 5
Replies: 171
Views: 27464

RE: Airbus And Boeing 2015 Orders - Part 5

Speculations on who the 143 737s are for? Chinese airlines again?

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by 777X
Mon Dec 21, 2015 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Climbs Into X-ray Machine
Replies: 12
Views: 3183

RE: Man Climbs Into X-ray Machine

Well that guy telling him what to do didn't try too hard to stop him....

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by 777X
Tue Dec 15, 2015 4:01 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question About Heavy Checks
Replies: 7
Views: 4269

Question About Heavy Checks

When an airline receives several new planes in a short period of time, how to the logistics of heavy checks work out years later? For example, <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym> has been receiving lots of 787s, at one point receiving 3 in a single day. In many years time when it's time for ...

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by 777X
Sat Dec 12, 2015 10:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyDeck Seats From Windspeed -- Real? Crazy?
Replies: 30
Views: 8656

RE: SkyDeck Seats From Windspeed -- Real? Crazy?

There are very few airlines that would go for this, but I can see plenty of rich guys wanting this on their <acronym title="Bitburg (BBJ / EDRB), Germany">BBJ</acronym> or ACJ. I don't think it's something you'd sit in for the whole flight, but go up for 15 or 30 minutes at a time. It would add too ...

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by 777X
Sat Dec 12, 2015 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2015 Orders - Part 4
Replies: 201
Views: 40581

RE: Airbus And Boeing 2015 Orders - Part 4

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/wingman" class="quote" target="_blank">wingman</a> (<a href="#106" class="quote">Reply 106</a>):<br/><i>Read this thread...</i></font></td></tr>...

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by 777X
Sat Dec 12, 2015 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2015 Orders - Part 4
Replies: 201
Views: 40581

RE: Airbus And Boeing 2015 Orders - Part 4

I was looking at the net orders for 2015 for Airbus and Boeing, and I noticed something strange.

It appears that Boeing has 575 net orders this year, but Airbus has 1,007 net orders...

I know Airbus got the huge Indigo deal, but still, why the massive difference?

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