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by 910A
Sat Nov 27, 2021 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leeham News: An exclusive Boeing operator is in talks for A220 and A321neo
Replies: 175
Views: 41472

Re: Leeham News: An exclusive Boeing operator is in talks for A220 and A321neo

Nope. This just did not fit. This is a new airline and not an already existing exclusive Boeing operator. So this is just the next bonus "order" (it is only a MOU) for Airbus. It would fit if Leeham interperated them being for 'a Ukranian airline' as being for 'Ukranian Airlines' It's a n...

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by 910A
Mon Oct 18, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Colin Powell dead at 84
Replies: 50
Views: 2560

Re: Colin Powell dead at 84

Guess he and Biden won't be comparing Corvette's anymore. What a great person.

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by 910A
Mon Aug 16, 2021 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Today Aug 16th was the last Avelo flight operating from BUR-IWA-BUR.. What was that three months?

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by 910A
Sat Aug 14, 2021 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2021 NFL Charters
Replies: 80
Views: 13422

Re: 2021 NFL Charters

It is that time of year again to list the NFL charters. Did the Cowboys use Atlus this year instead of AA? https://flightaware.com/live/flight/GTI8182/history/20210804/1830Z/KLAX/KCLE I am guessing the Steelers drove from PIT to CAK. Pretty sure they flew AA out to Oxnard from DFW, but looks like t...

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by 910A
Fri Aug 13, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ restarts 5th Freedom SIN-TPE-LAX flights
Replies: 45
Views: 6953

Re: SQ restarts 5th Freedom SIN-TPE-LAX flights

It was indeed a 77E. I flew this route in 2007. The seats were the Spacebeds. As I recall the stop at TPE was only about an hour...I still remembering hearing the announcement over and over at LAX, "passengers for Singapore flight 29 please proceed to the departure gate for an on-time departur...

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by 910A
Fri Aug 13, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Crew Restrains 13 y/o To His Seat OGG-LAX
Replies: 117
Views: 13731

Re: AA Crew Duct Tapes 13 y/o To His Seat OGG-LAX

You shouldn’t be so quick to judge “this fool”. Having the kindest most caring son who has autism, this is a familiar pattern of behaviour. It can easily be pacified without resorting to duct tape. As a parent with an autistic son who will end up at least 6-2, I am dreading his teen years when he w...

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by 910A
Tue Aug 10, 2021 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G4 announces 22 new routes for winter
Replies: 29
Views: 9701

Re: G4 announces 22 new routes for winter

Looks like Allegiant is protecting it's Mesa turf taking on Sun Country with flights to MSP.

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by 910A
Fri Aug 06, 2021 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2021 NFL Charters
Replies: 80
Views: 13422

Re: 2021 NFL Charters

It is that time of year again to list the NFL charters. Did the Cowboys use Atlus this year instead of AA? https://flightaware.com/live/flight/GTI8182/history/20210804/1830Z/KLAX/KCLE I am guessing the Steelers drove from PIT to CAK. Pretty sure they flew AA out to Oxnard from DFW, but looks like t...

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by 910A
Mon Aug 02, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Early UA 737-200 routes?
Replies: 25
Views: 3514

Re: Early UA 737-200 routes?

I remember UA flying the 737-200 from Denver to Ely, and Elko Nevada back in the day. I was always curious to know what kind of loads these routes experienced. Doesn't seem like there would be a huge amount of demand, but I could be wrong. In the early 70's UA contracted with Frontier to operate th...

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by 910A
Mon Jul 19, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 3010
Views: 478991

American suspends Sydney

American is suspending Sydney from the end of August to a least the end of October.. American Airlines will drop its long-standing flights between Los Angeles and Sydney from the end of August until at least the end of October. The move effectively sees the Qantas partner airline pull out of Austral...

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by 910A
Tue Jul 13, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

From the Arizona Republic for Subscribers only on their facebook page this afternoon (7/13) Looks like AZA has been a disappointment for Avelo. the newly launched Avelo Airlines is adjusting its schedule to Burbank. The airline will no longer provide daily service as it drops its Tuesday, Wednesday ...

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by 910A
Fri Jun 25, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Record Drought Coming To Southwest/West USA
Replies: 27
Views: 1641

Re: Record Drought Coming To Southwest/West USA

Arizona is already burning. Those DC-10 tankers have been flying out IWA for a couple weeks now. The Grand Canyon state is in year 22 of a mega drought.

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by 910A
Wed Jun 09, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Gateway Airport announced today that Swoop is returning to IWA/AZA on November 17th with service to Winnipeg, Edmonton, and Toronto. I believe this is the first time that Toronto has been served from Gateway. Correct me if I'm wrong.

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by 910A
Sat Jun 05, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Attempted Cockpit Breach on DL386
Replies: 51
Views: 15391

Re: Attempted Cockpit Breach on DL386

Another example why airlines should enforce the policy on no coach passengers coming up to first class section.

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by 910A
Mon May 31, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American 727 titles
Replies: 6
Views: 2940

Re: American 727 titles

jetmatt777 wrote:
The further back titles were the result of taking off at a high power setting before the paint had fully dried.

Post of the week... :cool2:

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by 910A
Mon May 31, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Naomi Osaka won't talk to press
Replies: 120
Views: 6274

Re: Naomi Osaka won't talk to press

What on earth is she doing? Unreal. This is getting out of control. Apparently someone doesn't believe the seriousness of mental health issues and the effect it can have on people dealing with day to day issues. Steph Curry tweeted this today; You shouldn't ever have to make a decision like this-bu...

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by 910A
Fri May 21, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Election Audit
Replies: 143
Views: 14055

Re: Arizona Election Audit

Maybe it is time for the Democrat members of the Arizona Senate to demand some answers from Senate President Fann, to questions like : 1 Who hired these bozoes to undertake the audit ? 2 What qualifications did they have to be awarded the contract ? 3 What other bids were sought/requested/obtained ...

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by 910A
Wed May 19, 2021 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US now limiting Aerolíneas Argentinas’ flights
Replies: 6
Views: 3292

Re: US now limiting Aerolíneas Argentinas’ flights

I suspect this nothing more than a power play..Quite a bit can happen in a month. The DOT has already used this method in various cases involving India and China. A resolution was agreed to before the sanctions went into effect.

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by 910A
Thu May 13, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

HA will be fine. There are people who will opt for the HA widebody and service vs Southwest. Southwest will not all of sudden dominate this market I agree. The widebody and inflight service by Hawaiian is a marked upgrade from WN..The HA flight now arrives at just after 8pm which is a perfect hour ...

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by 910A
Thu May 13, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

https://www.azcentral.com/story/travel/ ... 054489001/
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More $19 fares..AZCentral is reporting that Frontier is going to start up PHX-BUR on July 15th with $19 fares..Sounds like I heard to $19 to BUR before, I wonder where.
https://www.azcentral.com/story/travel/ ... 054489001/

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by 910A
Thu May 13, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Does WN service food on Hawaii flights? No... This is the second time that PHX will have three carriers serving Hawaii non-stop. We had ATA, America West/US Airways and Hawaiian in the first decade of this century. We also had Aloha with their one-stop via SNA to Maui. Someone is going to lose mone...

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by 910A
Thu May 13, 2021 1:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona Election Audit
Replies: 143
Views: 14055

Re: Arizona Election Audit

I'm still waiting for these crazies to prove that a Korean Air 747 arrived in PHX in the early morning hours of Nov 7, 2020 and dropped off 40,000 ballots made of bamboo paper marked for Joe Biden and Mark Kelly.

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by 910A
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Real ID in USA for domestic travel
Replies: 45
Views: 3306

Re: Real ID in USA for domestic travel

How many times now has the deadline for the REAL ID has been extended now? It seems like this has been discussion since what 2005? Some states like Arizona decided not to issue any until 2018, because the Fed's wasn't go to tell Arizona what to do.

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by 910A
Thu Apr 29, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot
Replies: 8
Views: 1082

Re: Car Park Legend - man takes six years to use every parking slot

I can just see this..
Wife: why can't we park close to the store
Husband: as he grabs his spread sheet, 'I already parked there, there is a parking space out here in the boondocks I haven't parked in yet" besides you need the exercise.

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by 910A
Wed Apr 28, 2021 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Any images showing the progress of the new T4S? I've seen it at a glance from some YouTube trip reports but would love to see the progress from a still image. The PHX Sky Harbor Facebook page (I'm at the wrong computer to give the exact address) posts them time to time...last post was in the last w...

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by 910A
Tue Apr 27, 2021 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

It appears Sun Country will start seasonal AZA-MSP four weekly from 11/24. In addition AZA-TUS shows as a drop down option but no flights available. Per suncountry.com This will be interesting...are they pulling out of Sky Harbor or will they do dual airports like WestJet/Swoop? I guess we will fin...

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by 910A
Fri Apr 09, 2021 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

dutchspotter1 wrote:
It's the old Xtra Airways if I'm not mistaken.

You are correct...

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by 910A
Thu Apr 08, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-release ... 64717.html
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New daily service from Gateway will be Avelo flying to Burbank beginning 6/2. https://www.prnewswire.com/news-release ... 64717.html

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by 910A
Wed Apr 07, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pageant winner dethroned on stage
Replies: 4
Views: 888

Re: Pageant winner dethroned on stage

Perhaps an appearance on the Maury show is in order, or Dr. Phil?

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by 910A
Sat Mar 27, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Election Law Controversy
Replies: 296
Views: 18000

Re: Georgia Election Law Controversy

Good for Georgia and doing this. But I understand the 'outrage' of the left, they want to force HR1 and have the elections be federally regulated, which is completely against federalism and unconstitutional. I think Georgia should have gone farther, and have people voting only in election day. If v...

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by 910A
Tue Mar 23, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ten murdered in Boulder, CO by shooter 3/22
Replies: 279
Views: 31920

Re: Ten murdered in Boulder, CO by shooter 3/22

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2 ... apons-ban/
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Boulder had an assault weapon ban which was overturned by a judge ten days ago. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2 ... apons-ban/

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by 910A
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Multiple STL Cops Charged With Rape, Assault, and Witness Tampering
Replies: 31
Views: 1490

Re: Multiple STL Cops Charged With Rape, Assault, and Witness Tampering

Since the first charges result of an incident 11-12 years , I'm wondering how many more sexual assaults/rapes are there before the last assault in 2019.

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by 910A
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Inappropriate Multitasking
Replies: 14
Views: 1356

Re: Inappropriate Multitasking

Wondering what the traffic offense he was charge with. Distracted driving comes to mind like using a cell phone..

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by 910A
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong government to change the election law requiring loyalty
Replies: 41
Views: 3905

Re: Hong Kong government to change the election law requiring loyalty

I just have to think there will be citizens that will wished they left Hong Kong when the going was good.

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by 910A
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rep. Devin Nunes's Libel Suit Against CNN Tossed
Replies: 4
Views: 1047

Re: Rep. Devin Nunes's Libel Suit Against CNN Tossed

Is he still suing his cow? :rotfl: And is his family farm still running on undocumented labor? Just checkin'. Not anymore....family farm is now in Iowa not California. A Virginia judge said this week that Representative Devin Nunes could not sue Twitter over posts by two parody accounts and a Repub...

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by 910A
Thu Feb 11, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 3010
Views: 478991

AA to fly PHX-ACV

Wasn't expecting this service right now. When the Del Norte Airport (the next county) did a survey a couple of years ago PHX was the #3 or #4 most popular destination. Press release from Fly Humboldt: Today American Airlines announced that it will start daily non-stop service from the California Red...

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by 910A
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Today at A15 around 1 pm, fire trucks were lined up on one side and police cars on the other. My assumption was fallen soldier or a first responder casket arriving. Was a somber sight. Could it have been this? A sailor that died at Pearl Harbor on 12-7-41 returning home. https://www.abc15.com/news/...

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by 910A
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta found guilty of retaliating against whistleblower pilot
Replies: 36
Views: 8232

Re: Delta found guilty of retaliating against whistleblower pilot

I'm wondering how long the pilot in question will be able to survive at Delta before being pushed out on some other charge, spurious or otherwise.... If she is an A350 captain then she must be extremely close to retirement. It takes an eternity to make widebody captain at a US airline and you don't...

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by 910A
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 270
Views: 46016

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

The Seahawks just arrived on a Delta a339. Think out loud, is this the first time that an 339 has come to PHX?

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by 910A
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rock Legend Gene Simmons Kisses His California Estate And High Taxes Goodbye
Replies: 117
Views: 5794

Re: Rock Legend Gene Simmons Kisses His California Estate And High Taxes Goodbye

luckyone wrote:
[. Again, I know this because I’ve held jobs in two states simultaneously.


Talk to a professional athlete. Take baseball for instance, they have to pay pro-rated income tax to every state they play in. Talk about a nightmare..no wonder they all have agents and accountants.

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by 910A
Mon Nov 02, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why US Presidential Election Results Are Determined By Electoral College And Not Popular Votes?
Replies: 133
Views: 7547

Re: Why US Presidential Election Results Are Determined By Electoral College And Not Popular Votes?

A certain political party has won the popular vote once since 1992. Having a minority party in control over a period of time can cause lasting damage to the institutions and the citizens faith in the government.

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by 910A
Sat Oct 31, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rip Sean Connery
Replies: 31
Views: 1398

Re: Rip Sean Connery

A great actor who's films let us escape from our normal lives for a couple of hours...

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by 910A
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What made Republicans takeover congress during Obama's presidency?
Replies: 50
Views: 3032

Re: What made Republicans takeover congress during Obama's presidency?

Seriously do you really think the color of President Obama skin had nothing to do with the Tea Party actions, like the birther movement? The ACA hurt the economy. More lies from the Tea Party/Koch Bros camp. Despite fears that the Affordable Care Act’s health coverage expansions and market reforms ...

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by 910A
Fri Oct 16, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 College Football Charter Thread
Replies: 218
Views: 22670

Re: 2020 College Football Charter Thread

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/UJC ... /KBED/KSYR

Nope, the cess pool that is Liberty University is located in Lynchburg, Virginia.
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SYRAVGEEK wrote:
Possible Charter For Liberty going to Syracuse, dont understand why they'd be flying from BED https://flightaware.com/live/flight/UJC ... /KBED/KSYR

Nope, the cess pool that is Liberty University is located in Lynchburg, Virginia.

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by 910A
Fri Oct 09, 2020 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EASA Approves 9 Tonne Increase In A330-900 Max Takeoff Weight
Replies: 66
Views: 11490

Re: EASA Approves 9 Tonne Increase In A330-900 Max Takeoff Weight

x1234 wrote:
Can this make SEA-MNL or SEA-SIN as DL is rumoured wanting to do (pre-pandemic)?


SIN-SEA is 7000nm and the range for the 251t a339 is listed as 7200nm. I'm thinking no..

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by 910A
Sat Oct 03, 2020 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Biden's Campaign Charter
Replies: 30
Views: 10666

Re: Biden's Campaign Charter

DLASFlyer wrote:
Old plane but not as old as the VC-25As Trump flies in.


I can't believe the AF1 aircraft has been in service for what 30-31 years. Who flies a 742 any more?

Side note if I recall right, this plane was the official plane for the US Women's Soccer World Cup team back in 2015.

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by 910A
Sat Oct 03, 2020 12:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Biden's Campaign Charter
Replies: 30
Views: 10666

Biden's Campaign Charter

I couldn't find if this has been posted before using the search engine.

Anyways, it's Kaiser's lone 735 - N732KA..Very bland livery from what I saw on the television reports. Did a roundtrip from ILG-GRR today..

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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: 837

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: 591
Views: 89779

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: 648

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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