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by 910A
Fri Sep 04, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crescent City (CA) AEAS extended
Replies: 2
Views: 687

Crescent City (CA) AEAS extended

U.S. Department of Transportation has approved CEC application for an Alternate Essential Air Service (AEAS) grant. The current AEAS grant was set to expire on September 30th and this new grant will allow for continued service provided by Contour Airlines through Sep. 30, 2024. $14,692,683 during th...

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by 910A
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 504
Views: 68513

Re: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2020

I saw G4 operated #8054 from El Paso to MFR, and then the 320 went east #8055 to CID. I'm not familiar with G4 flight numbers, guessing these might be military charters,

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by 910A
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Democratic Congressman Tests Positive for COVID-19
Replies: 7
Views: 553

Re: Democratic Congressman Tests Positive for COVID-19

cpd wrote:

Yet the photo in the article, apparently from June 29, 2020 shows no mask being worn? The virus was bad at that time too, so why he wasn't wearing a mask I do not know. Doesn't seem very responsible.
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In a hearing Congressman takes off their masks when they speak during a committee hearing.

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by 910A
Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Baseball COVID outbreak
Replies: 30
Views: 1338

Re: Baseball COVID outbreak

I suspect more teams will have major outbreaks along the way, unless the season is cancelled some fans will see their teams playing with AAA and AA players.

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by 910A
Mon Jul 27, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 MLB Charters
Replies: 50
Views: 5952

Re: 2020 MLB Charters

Full Rundown of MLB Charters: Yankees: using charter train to head from DC to PHL Orioles: headed from Boston to play the Marlins in MIA on a UA 739 https://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL2506/history/20200726/2215Z/KBOS/KMIA Blue Jays: headed from Tampa to play the Nationals in DC on an AC A321 ht...

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by 910A
Sun Jul 26, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 MLB Charters
Replies: 50
Views: 5952

Re: 2020 MLB Charters

American is not a big player in MLB charters. After the merger AA inherited the DBacks contract from US and that was the only team they flew for. The last two seasons the Dbacks used N757SS. Looks like Arizona is using DL this season. They took a DL 757(one of those NBA charters) #8890 to LAX for th...

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by 910A
Tue Jul 21, 2020 12:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: State Fair of Texas Cancelled This Year
Replies: 6
Views: 592

Re: State Fair of Texas Cancelled This Year

You're basically two weeks behind the times..It was announced the fair was canceled back on July 7th.

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by 910A
Sat Jul 18, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: RIP Congressman John Lewis
Replies: 18
Views: 851

Re: RIP Congressman John Lewis

Woke up to this sad news. Sadly the true civil rights leaders from the 1960's are exiting the stage. C.T. Vivian also passed a couple of days ago.

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by 910A
Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2021 Rose Bowl Parade canceled...
Replies: 5
Views: 549

2021 Rose Bowl Parade canceled...

Various sources, such as The Hill, CNN, and the Los Angeles Times are reporting for the first time in 75 years the Rose Bowl Parade will not happen. :( At this time the grand-daddy of all the bowl games is still scheduled to happen, but I wouldn't bet the house on it.. :white: (I hoping 2021 is not ...

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by 910A
Wed Jul 15, 2020 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Voter Fraud comes to Kansas
Replies: 6
Views: 885

Voter Fraud comes to Kansas

It's like a old Law and Order episode where the police arrest the suspect during a important meeting... A Kansas congressman was slapped with voting fraud charges on Tuesday about a half-hour before having to take the stage in the state's GOP primary debate. Watkins was hit with three felony charges...

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by 910A
Sun Jul 12, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 1st US Navy black female pilot
Replies: 5
Views: 422

Re: 1st US Navy black female pilot

CONGRATULATIONS TO HER !! :couple: :candle: Honestly, if someone had asked me when the was the US Navy's first black female pilot, I would have guessed 90s or 2000s. Had no clue it would be 2020. Took this long, eh? What about the Air Force? https://www.yahoo.com/now/madeline-swegle-makes-history-u...

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by 910A
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trying to locate members
Replies: 67
Views: 2994

Re: Trying to locate members

Jetsgo wrote:
Was PHX787 the one who had the Japanese fetish?
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You are right...I went to his you tube channel and he still acts like a college kid..must be making some money off of it..

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by 910A
Tue Jul 07, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: WV Woman Rushes to Mexico with Secret Gov't Docs — Seeks Asylum in Russia
Replies: 31
Views: 1421

Re: WV Woman Rushes to Mexico with Secret Gov't Docs — Seeks Asylum in Russia

Here is a link to a better article with more details https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2020/07/06/former-airman-pleads-guilty-in-scheme-to-offer-information-to-russia/ I suspect that since she was also charged with parental kidnapping, (the ex-husband had primary custody of the child...

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by 910A
Sun Jun 21, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting
Replies: 66
Views: 3027

Re: Kentucky cuts number of polling stations by 95 percent ahead of primary voting

No, I will not vote by mail. Wide-spread absentee balloting provides way too many opportunities for voter fraud. Further, I would oppose any move to make ballot-by-mail the normal way to do things here. . Let see here, Washington, Oregon, Colorado, California, Arizona, Utah, Montana, Nevada have a ...

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by 910A
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL Portland Asia hub in the 1980's
Replies: 34
Views: 3357

Re: DL Portland Asia hub in the 1980's

Here's a good article on the gateway. I thought there was another detailed one online, but can't find it: https://www.airlinereporter.com/2011/10/a-detailed-look-at-delta-air-lines-history-in-portland-guest-blog/ The only point I had with this article, I've read in the past that Immigration/Custom ...

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by 910A
Sat May 23, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are there still American cities with police foot patrols ?
Replies: 13
Views: 1079

Re: Are there still American cities with police foot patrols ?

San Francisco still have them and looking to expand. Two San Francisco supervisors plan to introduce legislation Tuesday that would force the city’s Police Department to rework its approach to deploying foot patrols to prevent crime and foster better relationships with communities. https://www.sfchr...

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by 910A
Sun May 17, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Amazing trips you’ve had to cancel
Replies: 24
Views: 1932

Re: Amazing trips you’ve had to cancel

The cruise line only canceled this trip at the first of the month, but was supposed to cruise for 17 days from Bali to Fiji, with lots of WWII history..oh well Cruise line is putting up a fight about refunding the fare, even though they canceled..Was going to fly JAL in business to SIN from SAN and ...

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by 910A
Wed May 13, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: American Airlines MD11 Routes
Replies: 25
Views: 2171

Re: American Airlines MD11 Routes

raylee67 wrote:
Cointrin330 wrote:

A few I recall were: SEA-NRT, DFW-NRT, JFK-LHR (up to 3 of the then 6 per day). Any others?


AA also had daily SJC-NRT with MD11.


And DFW-SJC...

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by 910A
Thu May 07, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VE Day
Replies: 10
Views: 780

Re: VE Day

Here in the Valley of the Sun, the Commemorative Air Force is doing a fly over with WWII aircraft beginning at 0820hrs from Mesa.

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by 910A
Wed May 06, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - May 2020
Replies: 435
Views: 24198

Re: DeBlasio has Finally Lost it

https://www.foxnews.com/politics/de-blasio-nypd-commish-no-protests-allowed-in-nyc I’m tempted now to organize a protest of anything in NYC just to get arrested so I can become a millionaire. This is a blatant violation of the First Amendment, and Warren Wilhelm, Jr. and his gestapo will lose in co...

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by 910A
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Michigan Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 146
Views: 13837

Re: The Rest of Michigan Aviation Thread - 2020

MQT (Sawyer International) got $18m and has at least a dozen of MQ's E-145 stored at the airport.

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by 910A
Thu Apr 16, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Brian Dennehy dead at 81
Replies: 6
Views: 554

Re: Brian Dennehy dead at 81

Always enjoyed Mr. Dennehy roles in film.

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by 910A
Tue Apr 14, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP Choice for the democratic party.
Replies: 86
Views: 3299

Re: VP Choice for the democratic party.

I wonder where Gretchen Whitmer is on the list. Yes, she's been making quite a name for herself these past few days. But not for good reasons. Nearly 200,000 and counting of her constituents want her removed from office. I doubt having a virtual petition on Change.org is anything to be concern abou...

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by 910A
Sat Apr 11, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread
Replies: 499
Views: 250383

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

Monday, DL will land at PPT for the first time. https://www.tahiti-infos.com/Un-vol-pour-rapatrier-les-ressortissants-Nord-americains_a190314.html?fbclid=IwAR1yufXzRiIFkWtVuwdVnwA7h4leaNNPjwM5YXTgCh7h7NGHLzvDji8pxmM Tahiti, April 10, 2020 - A charter operated by the Delta company to repatriate North...

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by 910A
Sat Apr 11, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - April 2020
Replies: 542
Views: 99608

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - April 2020

First time ever for Delta Airlines operating a flight from to/from PPT. Article states 200 seats, so I'm guessing a 763? Tahiti, April 10, 2020 - A charter operated by the Delta company to repatriate North American nationals present in French Polynesia should take place Monday at 4 p.m., the U.S. co...

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by 910A
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 410
Views: 51161

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2020

Saw the AA 333 fly over the house today, and got me wondering. Since the HNL service has been suspended, does this aircraft remain in PHX for nearly 24 hours?

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by 910A
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: HA To Cancel most Longhaul Flying
Replies: 34
Views: 7047

Re: RUMOR - HA To Cancel All Mainland Flying

Just a question, will HA continue to operate the 332 to the west coast for cargo shipments to the islands?

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by 910A
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Senator Dumped Up to $1.6 Million of Stock After Reassuring Public About Coronavirus Preparedness
Replies: 26
Views: 1248

Re: Senator Dumped Up to $1.6 Million of Stock After Reassuring Public About Coronavirus Preparedness

Apparently a bunch did it, including Diane Feinstein. Scumbags, all of them, regardless of their political affiliation. You should check the truth before you post. Senator Feinstein: During my Senate career I’ve held all assets in a blind trust of which I have no control,” Feinstein tweeted. “Repor...

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by 910A
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TN flying PPT-CDG nonstop today w/ 789; longer than SIN-EWR
Replies: 3
Views: 1499

Re: TN flying PPT-CDG nonstop today w/ 789; longer than SIN-EWR

Anyone know how many, if any, seats are blocked? Wondering this as well. Side note, I think there’s already been a few threads on this today. Pretty sure they’ve been deleted, but I feel like this deserves it’s own thread. Sure, it was caused by the coronavirus, but this is a record for aviation. I...

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by 910A
Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337585

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Air France will serve 7 destinations to the USA from Paris nonstop as from 14 March 2020. Moreover, Air France will operate its’ 3x/weekly Los Angeles - Pape’ete services as planned. Source: http://www.airfrance.fr French Bee will reduced service to 1x week on the ORY-PPT route. Instead of stopping...

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by 910A
Thu Mar 12, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183251

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

QF is bringing the 744 back to SFO to make up the cuts to BNE and MEL beginning 18 April. Melbourne-San Francisco and Brisbane-San Francisco flights will be suspended from April 18. Qantas' Sydney-San Francisco service will continue, but with its Boeing 787 swapped back to the Boeing 747 as of April...

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by 910A
Wed Mar 11, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should booing be banned at sporting events?
Replies: 50
Views: 1788

Re: Should booing be banned at sporting events?

The Big West Conference has announced that the league's basketball tournaments will be played without spectators as a precaution for preventing the spread of the COVID-19 virus.


Well there will be non booing at these games..

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by 910A
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar in PHX
Replies: 15
Views: 5039

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 910A
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar in PHX
Replies: 15
Views: 5039

Re: Qatar in PHX

Seems like a annual visitor for the Arabian Horse Show at Westworld in Scottsdale.

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by 910A
Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: XFL Charters
Replies: 2
Views: 1347

Re: XFL Charters

I'm wondering if Miami Air has the contract for the league. I say this since two flights last week were operated by Miami Air.

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by 910A
Sun Feb 16, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Kelly Lets Loose on Trump
Replies: 22
Views: 1242

Re: John Kelly Lets Loose on Trump

General Kelly is speaking to our group on Wednesday night. (Trump will be in town (PHX) at the same time). After the exchange this week, I'm looking forward to hearing his take on how the White House works under Trump. Is that a private group, or a group where the public is invited? I would love to...

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by 910A
Sun Feb 16, 2020 12:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Kelly Lets Loose on Trump
Replies: 22
Views: 1242

Re: John Kelly Lets Loose on Trump

General Kelly is speaking to our group on Wednesday night. (Trump will be in town (PHX) at the same time). After the exchange this week, I'm looking forward to hearing his take on how the White House works under Trump.

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by 910A
Thu Feb 13, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Houston Astros presser
Replies: 3
Views: 235

Re: Houston Astros presser

Are you aware that english is a second language for Altuve so that might be an important issue with his speaking skills. Maybe the real question is what baseball team doesn't cheat in one way or another.

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by 910A
Thu Feb 13, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 410
Views: 51161

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2020

TUSPHX wrote:
Anybody know what the Hi Fly A343 was in PHX for?


Looks like 9H-SOL went BRU-JFK -PHX-YUM-JFK-BRU. Just wondering why Belgian forces couldn't fly non-stop from BRU-YUM? They have a 13,000ft runway there?

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by 910A
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Organized effort to keep Bernie from Nomination
Replies: 27
Views: 876

Re: Organized effort to keep Bernie from Nomination

Like many Democrats, I am very unhappy with who has been running for the Presidential candidate and cringe at some of the polices they promote. I want someone who can beat Trump for the office. They won't if they push for open immigration, identify too much with other than White European ancestry v...

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by 910A
Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wienermobile Pulled Over
Replies: 11
Views: 707

Re: Wienermobile Pulled Over

A Weinermobile in Wisconsin was pulled over by the Wisconsin State Police for a move over or slow down violation. The driver was given a verbal warning for the violation. It sure was an unusual sight to see and not something that you see every day. https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.nbcchicago.com/ne...

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by 910A
Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump peace plan of the century
Replies: 53
Views: 2909

Re: Trump peace plan of the century

So the plan is official... I must say that I am not a Trump fan but as I can understand it it gives palestinians a close to fair opportunity for a country. It is of course pretty much very much in favour in of Israel, all major settlements close to Jerusalem, but Palestinians have the right to have...

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by 910A
Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move
Replies: 88
Views: 3564

Re: Trump issues pardons in war crimes cases, despite Pentagon opposition to the move

I would expect that Mr. Gallagher will be visited by some law enforcement types real soon.

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by 910A
Tue Jan 28, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Media: Boeing Dreamliner Production Problems Threaten The Aircraft's Safety, Former Quality Manager Warns
Replies: 74
Views: 13845

Re: Huge quality problems with 787 production in North Charleston

Didn't KLM complain about the quality of work on their 787-10 such as items including a loose seat, missing or wrongly installed cotter pins, nuts not fully tightened, an unsecured fuel line clamp and several unspecified missing parts, last summer?

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by 910A
Mon Jan 06, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NYS Dems realize no bail law needs revision
Replies: 21
Views: 1072

Re: NYS Dems realize no bail law needs revision

The OP should actually read something that isn't a fake newspaper..The New York Post calling the no-bail the end of civilization after only being in effect for two days? According to the New York Times: The rules require judges to impose the “least restrictive conditions” that will assure people ret...

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by 910A
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rep. Duncan Hunter Pleads Guilty
Replies: 14
Views: 1227

Re: Rep. Duncan Hunter Pleads Guilty

Why haven't Mr. Duncan resigned from Congress yet? After a felony conviction of a member, party leaders usually pressure them to step down. Katie Hill resigned quickly after her ex posted pictures, yet Mr. Duncan continues to draw a paycheck but is unable to perform his duties as a Congressman. Heck...

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by 910A
Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cruise Ship / Ocean Liner Thread - 2020
Replies: 458
Views: 37589

Re: Cruise Ship Thread - 2020

stl07 wrote:
ArchGuy1 wrote:
stl07 wrote:
Surprised they haven't renamed the ship

All the Fantasy class ships have not been renamed

Yes, but not every fantasy ship shares the name with an illegal substance


The two times I was on it, I always referred to it as the drug ship..

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by 910A
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines early 90's SYD service
Replies: 9
Views: 2103

Re: Northwest Airlines early 90's SYD service

MIflyer12 wrote:
Google is your friend. LAX-KIX-SYD started in 1991. When it isn't a problem of air treaty rights, it's money.


Some times Google isn't your friend..DTW-KIX-SYD was the routing. LAX-SYD on a 744 was the other route.

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by 910A
Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2019 College Football Charters Thread
Replies: 146
Views: 21036

Re: 2019 College Football Charters Thread

Arizona State took a couple of buses for the seven hour ride to El Paso for the Sun Bowl.

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by 910A
Thu Dec 26, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Delays Dallas Cowboys
Replies: 69
Views: 15406

Re: AA Strands Dallas Cowboys

On a postive note, at least their plane didn't crash like Northwest #6231 when flying to Buffalo to pick up the Baltimore Colts back on 12-1-74..

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