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by ROT371
Thu Nov 12, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Uganda Airlines reveals A330-800neo Cabins!
Replies: 42
Views: 10893

Re: Uganda Airlines reveals A330-800neo Cabins!

Interesting to see that one C-class seat can be used as crew rest! Does that mean there's no other crew rest facility on the aircraft?

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by ROT371
Mon Oct 19, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Romanian Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 263
Views: 31350

Re: Romanian Aviation Thread - 2020

EZY route from MXP to OTP will be launched on 23 April, 2020. 7x weekly Operating with A319 by the looks of the online booking system, though no seat showing occupied yet on the 10 flights I looked at. Hope this is not a bad sign, I think their service is way better than Ryanair but similar to Wizz...

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by ROT371
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 583
Views: 90499

Re: British Airways network updates

I find it amazing that BA has become over the course of a summer an airline operating 4 aircraft types: A32x, A350, 777 and 787. Also, their new 77W configuration is amazingly premium. That being said, it's clear that the new workhorse of the fleet is the 777-200 series. This aircraft has a lot of c...

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by ROT371
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation June 2019
Replies: 229
Views: 26606

Re: Turkish Aviation June 2019

As per planespotters, TC-LNA & TC-LNB (ex Kingfisher), the only 18C/251Y -200s in TK's fleet are due to leave to Hi Fly.

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by ROT371
Fri Mar 29, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK to down gauge India
Replies: 7
Views: 2296

Re: TK to down gauge India

I would bet that it's because KQ will receive their 777s back. They have already stated they will be getting back their 787s from Oman and 777s from TK sometime this year.

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by ROT371
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 20786

Re: Turkish Aviation March 2019

I don't know if it's been previously reported but all TK MAX aircraft have been moved to ISL. Probably they are good as gate test aircraft as any.

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by ROT371
Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 951
Views: 252115

Re: Boeing 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

Any info regarding TK's 787 assembly?

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by ROT371
Tue Mar 19, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 20786

Re: Turkish Aviation March 2019

Does anybody know if TK has options for the A359/789, other than the firm orders they have placed for 25 aircraft each?

Saw that their A330 fleet consists of 55 aircraft, and currently it does not look like a 1:1 replacement plan.

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by ROT371
Fri Dec 08, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways reconfirms and upsizes its order for 50 A321neo ACF
Replies: 41
Views: 18851

Re: Qatar Airways buys 50 new Airbus jets

Really curious to see if one position of the QR A321 cargo hold will be reserved for extra fuel tanks, just like their current A321ceo.

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by ROT371
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways reconfirms and upsizes its order for 50 A321neo ACF
Replies: 41
Views: 18851

Re: Qatar Airways buys 50 new Airbus jets

How many A320neos remain on order for QR?

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by ROT371
Tue Dec 20, 2016 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport with the most A320 movements is...
Replies: 23
Views: 8054

Re: Airport with the most A320 movements is...

Lies! Everyone knows that TLS is the one! And just second to that, XFW! haha

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by ROT371
Sat Oct 22, 2016 12:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: List making: your first airline & route for each airliner
Replies: 48
Views: 4377

Re: List making: your first airline & route for each airliner

Couldn't help but join the topic :D

Airbus
A318 RO OTP-TSR
A320 BA OTP-LHR
A321 LH OTP-MUC

Boeing
B734 0B BRU-OTP
B738 PC OTP-AYT
B762 LO WAW-YYZ

Bombardier
E170 LO OTP-WAW
E195 EN MUC-VCE

<3

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by ROT371
Tue Aug 16, 2016 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudia to receive first A330 Regional, unveils cabin
Replies: 32
Views: 14040

Re: Saudi to receive first A330 Regional, unveils cabin

KarelXWB wrote:
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That's one looong cabin!

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by ROT371
Thu Jun 16, 2016 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trans-European Flights on Legacy Carriers
Replies: 6
Views: 1771

Re: Trans-European Flights on Legacy Carriers

Flying has become like a bus service! That's exactly how flying should be! Everyone should be able to fly cheap from A to B. I strongly believe that one could gain much more from buying a low cost ticket then adding the exact ancilliaries that he/she needs. Extra space, extra miles, extra meals, en...

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by ROT371
Mon May 09, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airbus&Boeing Narrowbody Cargo Capacity
Replies: 9
Views: 2898

RE: Airbus&Boeing Narrowbody Cargo Capacity

Exactly, taking into consideration that the flight's full of pax, how much cargo can you fit inside an A319 or 73W?

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by ROT371
Sun May 08, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airbus&Boeing Narrowbody Cargo Capacity
Replies: 9
Views: 2898

Airbus&Boeing Narrowbody Cargo Capacity

Hi there!

I need your help regarding bulk cargo capacities of Airbus&Boeing aircraft. To be more precise, I'm interested to find out how much cargo you can fit inside the A319/B73W/B73H - bulk versions, taking into consideration that there's passengers' bags as well.

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by ROT371
Wed Apr 20, 2016 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Budapest - Worst Passenger Experience In Europe?
Replies: 48
Views: 15599

RE: Budapest - Worst Passenger Experience In Europe?

Cann somebody explain how it works? Where do you check in, what is the purpose of that grey hall? If that's the terminal, whh is it remote?

Oh, and, can you board two flights at the same time?

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by ROT371
Thu Mar 17, 2016 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Takes Delivery Of First A-321
Replies: 140
Views: 36759

RE: DL Takes Delivery Of First A-321

Does anyone have photos of the cabin?

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by ROT371
Tue Feb 16, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Europe Aviation Thread N1.
Replies: 64
Views: 7891

RE: Eastern Europe Aviation Thread N1.

Ryanair has just announced it's 81st base in Bucharest, Romania - 3 new aircraft but no new routes other than increased frequencies on pre-announced routes. Therefore, there are two new <acronym title="Ryanair (Ireland)">FR</acronym> bases in Romania - <acronym title="Timisoara - Traian Vuia (Giarma...

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by ROT371
Tue Feb 09, 2016 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seat Map For Norwegian 787-9
Replies: 16
Views: 14208

RE: Seat Map For Norwegian 787-9

What about 9 and 10 DEFGHJ? Why don't they appear on the seatmap?

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by ROT371
Mon Feb 08, 2016 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP Majority Ownership Reverts Back To Government
Replies: 35
Views: 9609

RE: TAP Majority Ownership Reverts Back To Government

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mercure1" class="quote" target="_blank">mercure1</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>I really dont see the big issue against st...

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by ROT371
Wed Feb 03, 2016 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FlyDubai To DWC
Replies: 16
Views: 4835

RE: FlyDubai To DWC

How are they going to connect pax from <acronym title="Jebel Ali (Dubai) - Al Maktoum International (DWC / OMDW), United Arab Emirates">DWC</acronym> to <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> on <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acr...

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by ROT371
Mon Jan 25, 2016 9:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Receives First A320neo, Becomes Launch Operator
Replies: 158
Views: 37950

RE: LH Receives First A320neo, Becomes Launch Operator

Any photos of the cabin?

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by ROT371
Tue Jan 19, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LCCs Entering Romania's Domestic Market
Replies: 1
Views: 924

LCCs Entering Romania's Domestic Market

This year represents the first time in Romania's history when not one, but two foreign airlines plan to operate domestic flights. Up to 2015, the only airline serving domestic routes was TAROM (RO) with flights from <acronym title="Bucharest - Henri Coanda (Otopeni) (OTP / LROP), Romania">OTP</acron...

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by ROT371
Fri Jan 15, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH To Increase A320 Capacity
Replies: 107
Views: 22632

RE: LH To Increase A320 Capacity

I am really curious - can LH operate the A320neo in the 180 seats config in full economy class? I mean, can they operate charters without having business class?

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by ROT371
Thu Jan 14, 2016 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Europe Aviation Thread N1.
Replies: 64
Views: 7891

RE: Eastern Europe Aviation Thread N1.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Lesfalls" class="quote" target="_blank">Lesfalls</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Doesn't Blue air fly the route also? </i...

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by ROT371
Mon Dec 28, 2015 2:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Iberia To Operate The A380 *Spanish "April Fools" day*
Replies: 24
Views: 16942

Iberia To Operate The A380 *Spanish "April Fools" day*

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>The board of directors of <acronym title="Niagara Falls - International (IAG / KIAG), USA - New York">IAG</acronym> has decided that the last two British Ai...

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by ROT371
Mon Oct 05, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lucky Air New Livery
Replies: 7
Views: 1937

Lucky Air New Livery

Seems like China's lucky air has managed to perfectly replicate what an <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym>/BA shared livery would look like.. except the Chinese titles of course. <a href="http://www.airliners.net/photo/Lucky-Air/Boeing-737-84P/2711728/L/&sid=98aa1bf43863850084d7e5dbe2b...

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by ROT371
Sat Aug 08, 2015 9:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Berlin Airport Fiasco - Recent Bloomberg Story
Replies: 112
Views: 23505

RE: Berlin Airport Fiasco - Recent Bloomberg Story

Can someone sum up why that bloody terminal is not open yet? What was its problem?

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by ROT371
Sat Jul 25, 2015 9:11 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Wide Bodies Intra Europe
Replies: 11
Views: 2840

RE: Wide Bodies Intra Europe

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cipango" class="quote" target="_blank">Cipango</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acron...

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by ROT371
Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAM To Begin A350 Service To Miami And Madrid
Replies: 20
Views: 7153

RE: TAM To Begin A350 Service To Miami And Madrid

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

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by ROT371
Mon Jul 06, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Choosing The Right Aircraft
Replies: 0
Views: 1660

Choosing The Right Aircraft

I'm trying to get a picture of European low-cost operations by analysing aircraft economics.

How much would a low-cost airline lose/gain by choosing to start operating an all-economy Embraer 195 or a C-Series, instead of the usual A320s and B738s?

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by ROT371
Tue Jun 16, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Confessions Of A Boeing Fanboy
Replies: 16
Views: 2861

RE: Confessions Of A Boeing Fanboy

As an European, I actually prefer Boeing's looks. Still, Airbus aircraft will forever be the most passenger-oriented ones, the most comfortable and ergonomic.

On the other side, no A350 or A380 can beat the wings or shapes of a B777 or B787.

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by ROT371
Mon Jun 08, 2015 7:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Connecting On Low-cost Flights
Replies: 1
Views: 1837

Connecting On Low-cost Flights

We've had a lot of discussions about low-cost (Ryanair, Easyjet), hybrid (Air Berlin, Norwegian) and regular airlines so we all now the main differences. Regarding pure low-cost airlines however, I could not help but notice that they do whatever's in their power to pass all responsibilities to the p...

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by ROT371
Tue Jun 02, 2015 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK Interested In 49% Of Tarom?
Replies: 12
Views: 2115

RE: TK Interested In 49% Of Tarom?

Actually, Romania's <acronym title="Tropic Air (Belize)">PM</acronym> admitted talking to Emirates, Etihad, Qatar and Turkish Airlines, in order to privatise <acronym title="Tarom (Romania)">RO</acronym>. It's been said that <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> has faced problems in increa...

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by ROT371
Wed May 06, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WizzAir Introduces New Livery
Replies: 57
Views: 28483

RE: WizzAir Introduces New Livery

I can't wait to see it in daylight. It looks very interesting - the colours are really pleasant.

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by ROT371
Sun Apr 19, 2015 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Low-cost Red-eye Flights In Europe?
Replies: 89
Views: 18260

RE: Why No Low-cost Red-eye Flights In Europe?

Vueling flies a lot of red-eye flights, some of them originating from <acronym title="Barcelona (- El Prat) (BCN / LEBL), Spain">BCN</acronym>, <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym> and <acronym title="Bilbao (- Sondica) (BIO / LEBB), Spain">BIO</acronym> to <acronym ti...

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by ROT371
Tue Feb 17, 2015 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates To Start A380 Service On MXP-JFK
Replies: 173
Views: 22637

RE: Emirates To Start A380 Service On MXP-JFK

Wow, I really wonder why companies like RO do not interline with Emirates on OTP - MXP segment.

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by ROT371
Tue Feb 10, 2015 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vietnam Outlines Plans For 787 And A350
Replies: 6
Views: 5083

RE: Vietnam Outlines Plans For 787 And A350

For now, the only known details are how the seat will look like on the two (via Vietnam Airlines Facebook page) and the seat plan of the 787: 28J35W211Y - 274 pax. The interesting detail is that the A350 and 787 will feature the same product in Y&W, but a different product in J. I don't really u...

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by ROT371
Mon Feb 09, 2015 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa 747-8 Retro
Replies: 156
Views: 51717

RE: Lufthansa 747-8 Retro

It's so beautiful.. might be the greatest livery of 2015.

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by ROT371
Sat Feb 07, 2015 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Spanish Airline: Evelop!
Replies: 24
Views: 11090

RE: New Spanish Airline: Evelop!

A simple wikipedia search would have done it - Evelop is the new Orbest Airline, which is not new at all.

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by ROT371
Tue Feb 03, 2015 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM Cockpit Tales, A New Series
Replies: 16
Views: 12795

RE: KLM Cockpit Tales, A New Series

Actually, in my opinion, the true delight is this site: www.jetstreamtv.net

It's got full videos of the two flights, and many other interesting videos.

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by ROT371
Sat Jan 31, 2015 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transavia To Unveil New Livery On 26th Jan
Replies: 75
Views: 15790

RE: Transavia To Unveil New Livery On 26th Jan

Shouldn't this change come with a new interior and product in matter of services?

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by ROT371
Thu Jan 22, 2015 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tarom To Replace Its Fleet With A319/20/21/330
Replies: 43
Views: 13928

RE: Tarom To Replace Its Fleet With A319/20/21/330

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JU068" class="quote" target="_blank">JU068</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I think it is a lit...

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by ROT371
Wed Jan 21, 2015 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eurowings Received First A-320
Replies: 15
Views: 6057

RE: Eurowings Received First A-320

Any news about if and when it is going to get its new colour scheme?

http://www.aerotelegraph.com/sites/d...che/s620/n238/Eurowings_A320_0.jpg

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by ROT371
Sun Jan 18, 2015 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tarom To Replace Its Fleet With A319/20/21/330
Replies: 43
Views: 13928

RE: Tarom To Replace Its Fleet With A319/20/21/330

This type of news comes out every 5 months or so. The article that this thread is based on was posted in March 2014 - over a year now. It is highly likely for <acronym title="Tarom (Romania)">RO</acronym> to switch to Airbus due to the European Union and to the investments Airbus has put into aircra...

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by ROT371
Sat Jan 10, 2015 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Serbia - Finally A Real Airline Again...
Replies: 35
Views: 11075

RE: Air Serbia - Finally A Real Airline Again...

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AWACSooner" class="quote" target="_blank">AWACSooner</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Wrong cho...

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