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Wed Dec 03, 2014 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK A380 Routes - Where Next?
Replies: 69
Views: 13236

RE: EK A380 Routes - Where Next?

<i><a href="/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/6243974" target="_blank"><acronym title="Rio de Janeiro - Galeao International (Antonio Carlos Jobim) (GIG / SBGL), Brazil">GIG</acronym> Declared A380 Ready</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/profile/AF086" class="quote" target="_blank">AF08...

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Tue Nov 04, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To Make US Its 3rd Largest Source Of Revenue
Replies: 56
Views: 12634

RE: EK To Make US Its 3rd Largest Source Of Revenue

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airbazar" class="quote" target="_blank">airbazar</a> (<a href="#53" class="quote">Reply 53</a>):<br/><i>Oh come on. You're just feeding the ster...

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Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To Make US Its 3rd Largest Source Of Revenue
Replies: 56
Views: 12634

RE: EK To Make US Its 3rd Largest Source Of Revenue

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/smbukas" class="quote" target="_blank">smbukas</a> (<a href="#47" class="quote">Reply 47</a>):<br/><i>I think, the challenge for China and ME<ac...

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Sun Jul 20, 2014 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Missile Threat To Airliners Over Iraq?
Replies: 29
Views: 8778

RE: Possible Missile Threat To Airliners Over Iraq?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Rara" class="quote" target="_blank">Rara</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>They are equipped with anti-missile equipment. N...

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Sun Jul 20, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Missile Threat To Airliners Over Iraq?
Replies: 29
Views: 8778

RE: Possible Missile Threat To Airliners Over Iraq?

I find it interesting that almost all non-Russian airlines have decided to avoid all Ukrainian airspace, but LY614 and LY561 are going right through Ukraine.

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Sat Oct 19, 2013 2:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do Any Men Here Shop At Louis Vuitton?
Replies: 36
Views: 8623

RE: Do Any Men Here Shop At Louis Vuitton?

I'll give an example of what I bought: <a href="http://www.louisvuitton.fr/front/#/fra_FR/Collections/Homme/Accessoires/Ceintures/products/LV-Inventeur-Damier-Ebene-Reversible-Belt-DAMIER-EBENE-M9677Q" target="_blank">http://www.louisvuitton.fr/front/#/f...eversible-Belt-DAMIER-EBENE-M9677Q</a> <a h...

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Sat Oct 19, 2013 2:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do Any Men Here Shop At Louis Vuitton?
Replies: 36
Views: 8623

RE: Do Any Men Here Shop At Louis Vuitton?

Not sure if you travel to Europe or not, but you can save a good chunk of money purchasing LV, Prada, Gucci, etc. in Europe.

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Sat Oct 19, 2013 2:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do Any Men Here Shop At Louis Vuitton?
Replies: 36
Views: 8623

RE: Do Any Men Here Shop At Louis Vuitton?

It's definitely a good brand. A lot of people think its just over-priced crap where you pay for the label, but I've found the quality to be excellent! I purchased a wallet in Dec '11 and it still looks brand new. The inside slots even smell brand new. Also have a belt and shoes, all great quality it...

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Mon Oct 14, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: India Flights - Why Such Odd Dep/Arr Times?
Replies: 10
Views: 4936

RE: India Flights - Why Such Odd Dep/Arr Times?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airindia787" class="quote" target="_blank">airindia787</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>It's because the flights are timed t...

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Thu Sep 12, 2013 11:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Talks: Africa Routes, 77W & 777-9X, LCCs, Cargo
Replies: 93
Views: 22048

RE: CX Talks: Africa Routes, 77W & 777-9X, LCCs, Cargo

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/na" class="quote" target="_blank">na</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Ok, I´ll bypass <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-...

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Sun Oct 07, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Lies From The Pits Of Hell"
Replies: 33
Views: 3970

RE: "Lies From The Pits Of Hell"

I was looking this guy up on wikipedia and the first sentence says, "Paul Collins Broun, Jr. (born May 14, 1946)[2] is the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional district, serving since 2007. He is a member of the Republican Party and the Tea Party Caucus, and a confirmed idiot." Lol

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Wed Oct 03, 2012 2:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL Asia: Chinese Characters Under Their Name?
Replies: 17
Views: 3707

RE: KL Asia: Chinese Characters Under Their Name?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PHX787" class="quote" target="_blank">PHX787</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Just a question, why does <acronym title="KLM ...

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Sun Sep 23, 2012 9:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is SkyTeam Alliance Of Third Rate Airlines?
Replies: 71
Views: 25865

RE: Is SkyTeam Alliance Of Third Rate Airlines?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pvjin" class="quote" target="_blank">pvjin</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i>What is so questionable about those airlines y...

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Sun Sep 23, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is SkyTeam Alliance Of Third Rate Airlines?
Replies: 71
Views: 25865

RE: Is SkyTeam Alliance Of Third Rate Airlines?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/usflyer+msp" class="quote" target="_blank">usflyer msp</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>The core SkyTeam Airlines are fine (...

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Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chris Christie In, Sarah Palin Out
Replies: 59
Views: 3663

RE: Chris Christie In, Sarah Palin Out

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Ken777" class="quote" target="_blank">Ken777</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Looks like the GOP has switched from bo...

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Thu Jul 26, 2012 3:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reports QF To Ditch FRA & Codeshare With EK
Replies: 150
Views: 24369

RE: Reports QF To Ditch FRA & Codeshare With EK

Despite QF being a founding member of Oneworld, I wonder if they would consider leaving to start their own alliance with EK.

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Thu Jul 26, 2012 3:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Taking Medicines To Japan?
Replies: 4
Views: 2686

RE: Taking Medicines To Japan?

Thanks for the advice. I actually emailed the people who do the Yakkan Shoumei with a list of medicines I would like to bring. They responded back in under 2 hours! I was impressed,I didn't think they would respond at all. They told me the medicines I wanted to bring were all fine and I didn't need ...

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Wed Jul 25, 2012 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Taking Medicines To Japan?
Replies: 4
Views: 2686

Taking Medicines To Japan?

I am going to be visiting Japan for 10 days this December and had a question regarding taking medications with me. I happened to read by chance that apparently Japan has strict rules against allowing certain prescription and over the counter medications, that are 100% legal in the United States, to ...

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Thu Sep 29, 2011 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AZ To Reconfigure 772's Cabin
Replies: 31
Views: 17896

RE: AZ To Reconfigure 772's Cabin

This is really awesome. I was planning a trip next July to Switzerland using my Skymiles for a J ticket. Delta.dumb insisted on showing me only <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym> flights on the 777's and I hesitated a bit on flying the old J, but not anymore. Can't wait to try out the ne...

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Wed Apr 06, 2011 4:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AF 7 / DL 8581 On April 28, 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 5546

RE: AF 7 / DL 8581 On April 28, 2011

I would be more inclined to believe the AF website. Delta's website once told me I would be traveling on a KLM A340-600....

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Wed Mar 03, 2010 2:51 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Are TAP Portugal's Seats And Service
Replies: 2
Views: 4537

RE: How Are TAP Portugal's Seats And Service

Interesting. Thanks!

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Tue Mar 02, 2010 4:22 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Are TAP Portugal's Seats And Service
Replies: 2
Views: 4537

How Are TAP Portugal's Seats And Service

On the way back from my trip to Europe I have the option to fly on TAP from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> to <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> with a stopover in Lisbon. The <acronym title="Lon...

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Wed Jan 27, 2010 11:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Apple Tablet
Replies: 256
Views: 7547

RE: Apple Tablet

I am confused....this isn't even like a real tablet, there is no pen with which to write. It also doesn't have Flash, you apparently can't multi-task, and I read there is no USB port.

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Sun Dec 06, 2009 11:49 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Virgin Galactic Readies Maiden Flight
Replies: 7
Views: 5244

Virgin Galactic Readies Maiden Flight

I found this interesting.....

http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/usspacetourism

only $200k for 2.5 hours.... who's ready to go to space? Big grin

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Sun Oct 11, 2009 12:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Google Wave - Any Good?
Replies: 8
Views: 2905

RE: Google Wave - Any Good?

I would also like to join. PM me I will send my e-mail.
Thanks

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Fri Sep 25, 2009 7:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL 767-300ER
Replies: 7
Views: 4679

RE: DL 767-300ER

Thanks for your input all. I might just leave from JFK to get a KL plane.

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Tue Sep 22, 2009 11:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL 767-300ER
Replies: 7
Views: 4679

RE: DL 767-300ER

Thanks guys <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face=...

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Sun Sep 20, 2009 9:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL 767-300ER
Replies: 7
Views: 4679

DL 767-300ER

I am planning on traveling from <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> to <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> and one of the options is <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> on the 767-300ER...

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Sat Aug 29, 2009 12:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which To Pick? CO, LH, Or VS
Replies: 9
Views: 5582

RE: Which To Pick? CO, LH, Or VS

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Fri Aug 28, 2009 3:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which To Pick? CO, LH, Or VS
Replies: 9
Views: 5582

RE: Which To Pick? CO, LH, Or VS

Thanks for your help guys. I think I am gonna try LH again.

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Wed Aug 26, 2009 6:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which To Pick? CO, LH, Or VS
Replies: 9
Views: 5582

Which To Pick? CO, LH, Or VS

I am planning on traveling to India next Feburary from <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> to <acronym title="Delhi - Indira Gandhi International (Palam) (DEL / VIDP), India">DEL</acronym>. I would like to be able to get <acronym title="Contin...

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Wed Aug 26, 2009 5:54 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Would Be Better? KE Or QR?
Replies: 10
Views: 5426

RE: What Would Be Better? KE Or QR?

I agree with Ojas. KE would be a good choice. I think KE also has a little more seat pitch than QR.

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Fri Aug 14, 2009 1:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TSA Issues; Racism?
Replies: 15
Views: 4434

RE: TSA Issues; Racism?

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Fri Aug 14, 2009 12:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TSA Issues; Racism?
Replies: 15
Views: 4434

RE: TSA Issues; Racism?

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Thu Aug 13, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Can Anyone Identify This Spider?
Replies: 7
Views: 8322

RE: Can Anyone Identify This Spider?

 Wow!
How big was that thing in real life??? It looks huge from the picture and very scary....

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Thu Aug 06, 2009 8:09 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Montreal To The UAE On Air France (many Pictures!)
Replies: 12
Views: 14748

RE: Montreal To The UAE On Air France (many Pictures!)

WOW! Those pictures are amazing! Excellant quality. I definitely enjoyed your trip report.

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Tue Aug 04, 2009 10:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Best And Worst Airline Website
Replies: 23
Views: 16142

RE: The Best And Worst Airline Website

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Mon Aug 03, 2009 12:47 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TK Vs LH On Trans Atlantic J Class Seat Comfort
Replies: 10
Views: 8066

RE: TK Vs LH On Trans Atlantic J Class Seat Comfor

No Problem! I find it to be an extremely useful tool and they are expanding rapidly. Enjoy

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Sun Aug 02, 2009 6:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TK Vs LH On Trans Atlantic J Class Seat Comfort
Replies: 10
Views: 8066

RE: TK Vs LH On Trans Atlantic J Class Seat Comfor

I have never been in either, but I can tell you from seat guru, it seems that <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> is slightly bigger than <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> J class. <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym>: <a href="http://www.seatguru.com/airlines...

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Fri Jul 31, 2009 3:06 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Best And Worst Airline Website
Replies: 23
Views: 16142

RE: The Best And Worst Airline Website

BEST:
1. Continental
2. Singapore Airlines
3. NWA

WORST:
1. JAL and ANA ( I think there is something wrong with how they appear on the computers at my home, because there is no way a website can be this god aweful)
2. China Southern
3. China Airlines

[Edited 2009-07-30 20:07:48]

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Tue Jul 28, 2009 2:31 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Getting Star Alliance Miles Via CO
Replies: 4
Views: 6288

RE: Getting Star Alliance Miles Via CO

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Tue Jul 28, 2009 1:36 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Winnipeg-Singapore On Star Alliance Part 1 71 Pics
Replies: 16
Views: 14454

RE: Winnipeg-Singapore On Star Alliance Part 1 71 Pics

Wow those photos are fantastic! Nice Report. Those TG 744's looked really outdated.

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Thu Jul 23, 2009 12:57 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AA SAN-BOS In First (pics)
Replies: 33
Views: 19097

RE: AA SAN-BOS In First (pics)

Nice Trip Report! <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2...

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Tue Jul 21, 2009 3:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline With The Best Liveries
Replies: 15
Views: 8079

RE: Airline With The Best Liveries

I find the KL and VN liveries appealing. I can't stand Southwest's orange, red, and purple livery.

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Tue Jul 21, 2009 3:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: If Your Fav. Airline Fell, Who Would You Support?
Replies: 37
Views: 6444

RE: If Your Fav. Airline Fell, Who Would You Suppo

Domestically, I am a fan of <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>,I would switch to <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> if needed. For international flights, I like <acronym title="KLM Royal Dutch Airlines">KL</acronym>, if they went down I would choose <acronym ti...

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Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Good/Bad Livery For The A380
Replies: 11
Views: 7106

RE: Good/Bad Livery For The A380

I think it would be interesting to see the <acronym title="Vietnam Airlines">VN</acronym> livery on an A380. A giant blue whale...or maybe it would be too overwhelming? <acronym title="KLM Royal Dutch Airlines">KL</acronym>, <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>, <acronym title="Lufthansa (G...

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Thu Jun 25, 2009 8:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: BMI And KLM Question
Replies: 6
Views: 4970

RE: BMI And KLM Question

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Mon Jun 22, 2009 9:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Tokyo Narita + Spotting! Flying Air Canada 73 Pics
Replies: 20
Views: 16572

RE: Tokyo Narita + Spotting! Flying Air Canada 73 Pics

Wow! Great Job! Interesting way to write a trip report. The pictures are especially amazing. I like that special Air China livery.
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Tue Jun 16, 2009 11:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: QR: ZRH - DOH - JNB - CPT
Replies: 10
Views: 12197

RE: QR: ZRH - DOH - JNB - CPT

Welcome to a.net!
Nice job on your first trip report

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Mon Mar 09, 2009 12:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MIA - MAD: Graphic Comparison Between US, AA & IB
Replies: 30
Views: 11437

RE: MIA - MAD: Graphic Comparison Between US, AA & IB

Very nice trip report. I like this sort of comparison of 3 different airlines covering all aspects of the flight. Sounds like I will have to try IB one day.
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