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by OneSexyL1011
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 1760
Views: 314088

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

Aircraft B757-224 line number 3123 (N26123) has started being dismantled and prepared for aircraft salvage due to major structural damage. Engines and APU are in the process of being removed. Any salvageable parts are being kept once approved by engineering. The rest will be dismantled on site. Thi...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 1760
Views: 314088

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

Aircraft B757-224 line number 3123 (N26123) has started being dismantled and prepared for aircraft salvage due to major structural damage. Engines and APU are in the process of being removed. Any salvageable parts are being kept once approved by engineering. The rest will be dismantled on site. Thi...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 1760
Views: 314088

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

Aircraft B757-224 line number 3123 (N26123) has started being dismantled and prepared for aircraft salvage due to major structural damage. Engines and APU are in the process of being removed. Any salvageable parts are being kept once approved by engineering. The rest will be dismantled on site. This...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR
Replies: 166
Views: 39438

Re: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR

Update on the 757's status. Aircraft line number 3123 (N26123) has started being dismantled and prepared for aircraft salvage. Engines and APU are in the process of being removed. Any salvageable parts are being kept once approved by engineering. The rest will be dismantled on site. As expected, a w...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

Can people at UA give some insight on the SFO-DEL flight - in case Pakistan airspace does not open. Would UA still operate that flight? Can UA’s 789 follow AIs path on SFO-DEL? Unless Pakistan openes it's airspace, this route is 100% dead before it's even launched. I would bet my money on this rout...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future operators of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner
Replies: 90
Views: 15283

Re: Future operators of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Such a fantastic, capable aircraft. The absolute perfect variant to compliment the smaller -9 brother. These two models are absolute game changers in the industry. Here at UA its been a resounding success. Its astonishing to see the performance to payload numbers for the routes we have the -10 on n...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future operators of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner
Replies: 90
Views: 15283

Re: Future operators of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Such a fantastic, capable aircraft. The absolute perfect variant to compliment the smaller -9 brother. These two models are absolute game changers in the industry. Here at UA its been a resounding success. Its astonishing to see the performance to payload numbers for the routes we have the -10 on no...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Jun 22, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

My "push-back" is all the lies that have been told on this thread about technical reasons why the flight cannot go from Pakistan Airspace closures, 77W not having the performance, FAR regulations would be busted, or crew duty limits. All of this has been debunked as being false. If they h...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

Wow that flight actually has passengers on it. If they wanted to AVOID Iranian airspace they could have flown via Saudi Arabia/Egyptian airspace into Greek EU airspace and overnight in FRA/MUC instead of HNL. That would have been MUCH faster. I was wondering that too. The 777 has the legs to get an...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Jun 22, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

Which is exactly in the spot over the Gulf of Oman where the Iranians shot down the US drone; this time. No it is not, geography may not be your strong area. The Global Hawk got shot down over international waters just to the south of Bandar Abbas, the headquarters of the Iranian Navy. Very nearby ...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

If UA wanted to operate a one stop flight they most certainly could do that but are additional cost associated with operating a one stop flight. Look at UA's over all international long haul network and show me where you see any one stop flights. There is a reason airlines are moving more and more ...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

If the situation with Iran continues maybe the US and others should pressure Pakistan to open up parts of its airspace to commercial flights. The route is clearly doable without overflying Iran at all. http://weekendblitz.0g2y9hcyenagyt19l.maxcdn-edge.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/EWR-BOM.jpg http...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

Can they fly a polar route to BOM then go down through Pakistan, exit Pakistan where Indian flights are allowed then onto BOM. Or through enter Pakistan where Indian bound flights are allowed, into Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, and etc? No because those routes are currently closed in 99 percent of Pak...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

I find it mind-numbing that so many folks on here seem to think that professional network planners haven't considered all possible avenues (running algorithms with data feed, as an example) to make a flight be viable. It is what it is. I have been living and breathing this stuff for my entire caree...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

Ditto. It's a 777-300ER on the route. Can't it fly above or below Iranian airspace to get to India? I would think it has the range to do so. I've always been curious about how EWR-BOM performs considering how DL and AA both failed in India and then CO stuck around in the Mid-2000s. Maybe too many s...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA reinstating BOM and DEL service by September 6th, 2019
Replies: 200
Views: 36453

Re: UA suspends BOM service effective immediately

Could they sub in an alternate type (788?) that might have the legs to make the flight without overflying Iran or Pakistan? I realize that it would mean reduced capacity, but may be preferable to canceling the route altogether. Looking at the Great Circle routing, EWR-RUH-BOM (which overflies neith...

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Jun 19, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR
Replies: 166
Views: 39438

Re: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR

No 8.33 radio spacing? If youdon't have SATCOM RSP/RCP is not a player. To the best of knowledge all 757-200s have the same basic fuel capacity and the -300 has about another 600#. Looks to me like your cherry picking. I'm looking in the 757 Flight Manual right now and the -222 PW planes hold 2000 ...

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR
Replies: 166
Views: 39438

Re: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR

Compared to the RR 757's: No SATCOM No HF Data Link Single HF No 8.33 radios No RSP/RCP ICAO communication minimums Smaller fuel tanks Less range (NW/Delta has higher weighted and fuel capacity versions) Smaller less powerful engines Lower AFM operating weights No GPS Until about 2016 finally (post...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon Jun 17, 2019 5:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR
Replies: 166
Views: 39438

Re: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR

He’s referring to the sub UA 75s parked in the desert with P&W engines. Anything that came from CO is not considered UA to him so pay him no attention. Ahh so pretty much the underpowered, under performing, lesser performance weighted, less capable, no raft or ETOPS, and lower avionic and commu...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR
Replies: 166
Views: 39438

Re: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR

reminds me of the World DC-10 accident in BWI in 2009. Similar damage on that DC-10 and 757s aren’t in high demand anymore. This is also an old plane, so it’s beer cans soon. Maybe one of the real UA 757s can come in and replace it. Real UA 757's? He’s referring to the sub UA 75s parked in the dese...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR
Replies: 166
Views: 39438

Re: United 757-200 hard landing at EWR

UA444 wrote:
reminds me of the World DC-10 accident in BWI in 2009. Similar damage on that DC-10 and 757s aren’t in high demand anymore. This is also an old plane, so it’s beer cans soon.

Maybe one of the real UA 757s can come in and replace it.

Real UA 757's?

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by OneSexyL1011
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM's first 787-10 Dreamliner (PH-BKA) is out
Replies: 31
Views: 9751

Re: KLM's first 787-10 Dreamliner (PH-BKA) is out

The -10 is the absolute best looking version of the 787 and that livery is HOT HOT HOT

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why did Eastern II fail?
Replies: 11
Views: 2043

Re: Why did Eastern II fail?

That livery is just flat out gorgeous on the 737!!

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri May 31, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1978 vintage 737-200 suffers uncontained engine failure
Replies: 20
Views: 3988

Re: 1978 vintage 737-200 suffers uncontained engine failure

yeahhhhhh Im sure the maintenance and inspections on that plane was totally kept up to date :cheeky: :stirthepot:

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed May 29, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to launch Newark-Seville next year
Replies: 47
Views: 10915

Re: United to launch Newark-Seville next year

raylee67 wrote:
Technically the route is within the range of MAX9 too.

lol not happening.

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed May 29, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What happened to the Delta and United 747 pilots?
Replies: 83
Views: 15742

Re: What happened to the Delta and United 747 pilots?

I know of a few 747 FO's that bid captain lines on 737s and Airbus outside of the 747 domicile. Too much over complication in this thread. 747 pilots went wherever their seniority allowed them to choose. Some went to the 777, some the 767, some the Airbus/737. FOs moved to the left seat or stayed FO...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon May 13, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New United Safety Video - Spiderman Theme
Replies: 49
Views: 5196

Re: New United Safety Video

So unprofessional. Started when co came on board. Before that they were to the point and none of this" childish try to make fun" of a serious situation. You want to have the passenger take it serious, not laugh and ignore the FA commands when an evacuation process has begun . Just another...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon May 06, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Aeroflot 1492 SSJ100 fire at Moscow (SVO) - 40+ confirmed dead
Replies: 816
Views: 139834

Re: Updated: Aeroflot 1492 SSJ100 fire at Moscow (SVO) - 40+ confirmed dead

At some point its probably a good Idea to have locking mechanisms for over head bins from out of blocks to 10,000 ft and vise-versa. Nobody should be up out of their seat at that point anyway, and in case of an emergency like this they remain locked for the evacuation. Include a crew only manual ov...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon May 06, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Aeroflot 1492 SSJ100 fire at Moscow (SVO) - 40+ confirmed dead
Replies: 816
Views: 139834

Re: Updated: Aeroflot 1492 SSJ100 fire at Moscow (SVO) - 40+ confirmed dead

At some point its probably a good Idea to have locking mechanisms for over head bins from out of blocks to 10,000 ft and vise-versa. Nobody should be up out of their seat at that point anyway, and in case of an emergency like this they remain locked for the evacuation. Include a crew only manual ove...

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1781
Views: 356701

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released

The globe is here to stay, and I welcome this change. We are becoming a true global carrier now in a global world, and the globe symbolizes the current ideology of "Connecting people. Uniting the world". Giving that up would be an absolute mistake. Its time to embrace the change and contin...

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1781
Views: 356701

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released

The globe is here to stay, and I welcome this change. We are a global carrier now in a global world, and the globe symbolizes the current ideology. Giving that up would be an absolute mistake.

Finally, that change that needed to happen 10 years ago.

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Apr 24, 2019 1:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1781
Views: 356701

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

EduardoL wrote:
All this suspense for this? What a disappointment. I did not see any revolution according to the CEO of the company!

He said EVOLUTION not revolution.

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by OneSexyL1011
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When did United Fully Phase Out Rising Blue?
Replies: 25
Views: 4275

Re: When did United Fully Phase Out Rising Blue?

N655UA. It lasted until late December 2014. A great livery that should still be here. Many of us loved that livery at United but the reason for leaving it? The money it would have cost to repaint the Entire fleet following the merger, Aside from the fact that Glen Tilton couldn't WAIT to turn the r...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Launches EWR/CPT
Replies: 107
Views: 19553

Re: UA Launches EWR/CPT

I love this expansion by UAL. Seems like they are the one being progressive and leading the pack now while AA and DL just sit back and twiddle their thumbs. Will this be one of the longest flights to fly almost exclusively over water? SFO-SIN has it beat, unless you count it out because it occasiona...

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest customers unhappy about growing cancellations
Replies: 78
Views: 13130

Re: Southwest customers unhappy about growing cancellations

Thats what happens when you lack interline agreements with other airlines in cities you fly in. Not as easy to just rebook on lets say... United or AA

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by OneSexyL1011
Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dr Dao, Dragged Off UA Flight Bloodied, Speaks Publicly for 1st Time
Replies: 59
Views: 5290

Re: Dr Dao, Dragged Off UA Flight Bloodied, Speaks Publicly for 1st Time

Whatever.
I guess this guys gag order has expired at the 2 year mark now, and its time to cash in again.

Looks like this convicted felons side business for accepting sexual favors for prescription drugs isn't working anymore. I don't feel sorry for this guy and never will.

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by OneSexyL1011
Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Phuket Spotting going be harder
Replies: 2
Views: 1973

Re: Phuket Spotting going be harder

Death penalty? Really?

What the hell is wrong with people?

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA suspends EWR-DEL to 8th of May
Replies: 49
Views: 9303

Re: UA suspends EWR-DEL for two weeks from 4/5

UA really needs to just sub in 789 for the India routes. It should be able to operate nonstop both ways. Polaris is not needed IMO on the India routes, but a nonstop from India to the US matters a lot. It would be very desirable if UA uses 789 to reopen BOM/DEL-EWR nonstop routings. This isn't an a...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Apr 06, 2019 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA suspends EWR-DEL to 8th of May
Replies: 49
Views: 9303

Re: UA suspends EWR-DEL for two weeks from 4/5

BLR, MAA, HYD and AMD are perfectly capable of serving UA's needs in the case of an emergency in BOM!! I don't recall UA ever diverting to one of these airports if they couldn't land at BOM, they have an operation at DEL so they many times diverted to DEL due to severe weather and other reasons, ev...

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by OneSexyL1011
Sat Apr 06, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA suspends EWR-DEL to 8th of May
Replies: 49
Views: 9303

Re: UA suspends EWR-DEL for two weeks from 4/5

UA really needs to just sub in 789 for the India routes. It should be able to operate nonstop both ways. Polaris is not needed IMO on the India routes, but a nonstop from India to the US matters a lot. It would be very desirable if UA uses 789 to reopen BOM/DEL-EWR nonstop routings. This isn't an a...

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by OneSexyL1011
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA suspends EWR-DEL to 8th of May
Replies: 49
Views: 9303

Re: UA suspends EWR-DEL for two weeks from 4/5

According to FR24, UA49 (BOM-EWR) just flew over Pakistani airspace and is now over Iran. Is Pakistani airspace now OPEN!? This morning Pakistan opened up airways P518 and G208 for westbound overflight via Iran only. No eastbound arrivals into Indian airspace is accepted at this time. All other air...

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by OneSexyL1011
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH - Rwy 9 for Landings?
Replies: 12
Views: 1571

Re: IAH - Rwy 9 for Landings?

Current ATIS says yes, RWY 9 approaches are being conducted

IAH ATIS INFO E 2153Z. 11010G18KT 10SM FEW020 SCT130 BKN250 21/02 A3022 (THREE ZERO TWO TWO)
ARRIVALS EXPECT ILS RY 8R, ILS RY 8L, ILS OR RNAV Y RWY9. SIMUL APPROACHES IN USE. DEPG RWY 15R, RWY 9. NOTAMS. RWY 15L/33R CLSD

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6472
Views: 714120

Re: Should airline regulators consider grounding B737 MAX series

Finally, some action. The FAA we know is in bed with Boeing (former Boeing management now at the FAA) so of course there wasn't going to be any quick action to ground the fleet as it's bad for business. Sometimes we fail to realize that reputation and profits hinder progress and safety in the USA. A...

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by OneSexyL1011
Thu Feb 28, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways suspends flights to Europe due to tensions between Pakistan and India
Replies: 23
Views: 8535

Re: Thai Airways suspends flights to Europe due to tensions between Pakistan and India

Karachi airspace may be in jeopardy, there are several reports of an impending threat. Both Pakistan and Indian navies are on guard, PAF has also dispatched aircraft with anti-ship weapons into the area. Several sonic booms of PAF jets have been heard from within the city as they get into position ...

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by OneSexyL1011
Wed Feb 13, 2019 3:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 10 years ago - Feb. 12, 2009 - Flight CO3407 crash
Replies: 72
Views: 10043

Re: 10 years ago - Feb. 12, 2009 - Flight CO3407 crash

Ah yes. The crash that said pilots needed 1,500 hours for an ATP despite those involved pilots having over 1,500 hours. What transpired over those 10 years would be an artificial constraint on the pilot supply and cried of "iT'S a PaY pRobLeM". FAR 117 as well, which wasn't even the root ...

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by OneSexyL1011
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How does extreme cold affect flight ops?
Replies: 76
Views: 9054

Re: How does extreme cold affect flight ops?

Aircraft that will remain over night (RON) for long periods will have their APU's running for the duration of their ground time. We are being instructed to have enough fuel in the tanks for about 8hrs of APU operation. Its to prevent the A/C from being cold soaked and that the APU will not have star...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Dec 14, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What would have made the MD11 safer?
Replies: 127
Views: 12792

Re: What would have made the MD11 safer?

747Whale , Thank you for your experienced opinion, its good to hear such info from a long time expert on the aircraft.

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by OneSexyL1011
Sun Dec 09, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread
Replies: 223
Views: 26536

Re: First Lufthansa A380 in New Livery Rolled Out

To think they paid somebody 100's of thousands of dollars, if not millions to design this livery. I could have done it for a tenth of the cost, using Microsoft paint and saved them the time and money for this abomination. Everyone seems to forget that a rebranding is so much more than just the live...

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by OneSexyL1011
Fri Dec 07, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised Lufthansa livery fleet thread
Replies: 223
Views: 26536

Re: First Lufthansa A380 in New Livery Rolled Out

To think they paid somebody 100's of thousands of dollars, if not millions to design this livery.

I could have done it for a tenth of the cost, using Microsoft paint and saved them the time and money for this abomination.

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