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by glider
Mon Mar 15, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: DLR-test Results
Replies: 3
Views: 5853

RE: DLR-test Results

I don't think you can take the test privately, but you need to be assigned by an airline. Could be wrong though... I took it for the Luxair-selection tests.

Still no-one that can tell me the exact procedure to get the results...?

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by glider
Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:26 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: DLR-test Results
Replies: 3
Views: 5853

DLR-test Results

Dear all, Here's my problem: For airline selections, I took the DLR-testing in Hamburg in December 2008. Passing those, I was on the waiting list of an airline, but since nothing happened, I decided to take other jobs in the meantime. For my next job, I need to take psychometric tests, unless... I'm...

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by glider
Fri Jan 26, 2007 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why QR In BRU On 04th Of Feb?
Replies: 3
Views: 2769

RE: Why QR In BRU On 04th Of Feb?

Indeed, for the Qatar Cycling Race. Yesterday, A7-AEH - Airbus 330 from QR came to pick up the cyclists.

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by glider
Sun Mar 26, 2006 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This Plane Really In Service?
Replies: 29
Views: 16533

RE: Is This Plane Really In Service?

It's realy a shame she has been written off... She was a frequent visitor here in Brussels; a visitor I looked out for every time. Imagine, after all those visits, I never had a good chance to take a picture of her in her glory days...:-s

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by glider
Mon Jan 02, 2006 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crazy A346 Takeoff At 2005 Paris Airshow
Replies: 42
Views: 18112

RE: Crazy A346 Takeoff At 2005 Paris Airshow

Hi guys, To give you all another view of the A346 take-off at Le Bourget. I took the picture the 18th June 2005: <a href="http://coppermine.luchtzak.be/displayimage.php?pos=-5925" target=_blank>http://coppermine.luchtzak.be/displayimage.php?pos=-5925</a> Please feel free to check out the rest of the...

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by glider
Wed Sep 28, 2005 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SN Brussels A319 Aircraft Are For Sale!
Replies: 39
Views: 10654

RE: SN Brussels A319 Aircraft Are For Sale!

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by glider
Wed Aug 31, 2005 7:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Belgium: Publishes Own Airline Blacklist
Replies: 9
Views: 2994

RE: Belgium: Publishes Own Airline Blacklist

About Air Memphis and Belgium: a couple of years ago an Air Memphis B707 had technical problems. The nose gear didn't want to lower, so a nose landing was necessary. It was a major event in the press. Also some years ago, a Boeing 707 from Air Memphis, planned to fly to <acronym title="Ostend / Brug...

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by glider
Wed Aug 31, 2005 7:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATR 42 Of Airlinair (F) Makes Hard Landing
Replies: 15
Views: 5399

RE: ATR 42 Of Airlinair (F) Makes Hard Landing

Thx Iakobos, for the translation. Less work for me  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" alt="Wink"> I have received some a pic of the plane via a PDF-file. Since I'm not a forum specialist, I'm willing to send it to someone who can put it into the topic. That's no problem to me. W...

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by glider
Tue Aug 30, 2005 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATR 42 Of Airlinair (F) Makes Hard Landing
Replies: 15
Views: 5399

RE: ATR 42 Of Airlinair (F) Makes Hard Landing

Ok, I have an answer on my mail! First we have to get one thing straight, the incident happened at Lyon-Bron, and not at Lyon-Saint Exupéry (<acronym title="Lyons - St. Exupery (Satolas) (LYS / LFLL), France">LYS</acronym>). Here is the information from the mediator of <acronym title="Lyons - St. Ex...

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by glider
Tue Aug 30, 2005 11:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Belgium: Publishes Own Airline Blacklist
Replies: 9
Views: 2994

RE: Belgium: Publishes Own Airline Blacklist

@Rootsair:

I fear Flash Air doesn't exist anymore. Otherwise, they would also be included... IMO, I think some other airlines deserved to be in this list... :-s

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by glider
Tue Aug 30, 2005 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATR 42 Of Airlinair (F) Makes Hard Landing
Replies: 15
Views: 5399

ATR 42 Of Airlinair (F) Makes Hard Landing

I worked at <acronym title="Lyons - St. Exupery (Satolas) (LYS / LFLL), France">LYS</acronym> as a trainee for 14 weeks, so I know some people working at the airport. I already sent them a mail to ask additional information (exact reg, circumstances, etc), and if possible some pics of the (damage of...

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by glider
Thu Nov 18, 2004 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rheintalflug-planes
Replies: 4
Views: 1451

Rheintalflug-planes

Hi,

Since Rheintalflug merged with Austrian Arrows, I haven't seen their 3 ERJ145's for a while now... Anyone who has an idea where they fly now?

Thx
Glider

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by glider
Fri Jul 16, 2004 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing A380?
Replies: 31
Views: 10144

RE: Boeing A380?

I googled too, and here, it was a Fairchild 24R on top :p

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by glider
Thu May 27, 2004 2:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair CEO says it won't pay back Belgian subsidies
Replies: 62
Views: 11654

Ryanair CEO says it won't pay back Belgian subsidies

Well, I think that's just O'Leary. He's always been like that, so this is not an exception. Personally, when I saw the news yesterday evening, I had a good laugh. Although, this one was pretty 'hard'... But personally, I don't think 'the Belgians' will react in a way of forbidding him to fly to <acr...

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by glider
Mon May 03, 2004 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RyanAir's B732's
Replies: 24
Views: 3166

RE: RyanAir's B732's

Don't know what happened to EI-CJC (Hertz) yet, but it made an emergency landing in Charleroi a few days ago. Someting was wrong with an engine (fire?).

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by glider
Fri Apr 02, 2004 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Load-factor Helvetic.com
Replies: 6
Views: 2371

RE: Load-factor Helvetic.com

I think they really have to make theirselves well-known. Lots of publicity is needed. When I talk to my mom about Helvetic, I always use 'the Barbie Plane'. If they can have an agreement with Mattel, etc., they can work something out :-d. My mom remembers the airline by calling it like that  <i...

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by glider
Fri Apr 02, 2004 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LY B763?
Replies: 14
Views: 2356

RE: LY B763?

As there is mentioned this aircraft was leased to Dutch Carribean when flying with SLR, the previous reg was OO-SLT (c/n 25208/381).

Glad to see it back in Brussels. It has been a while!

Best regards,
Glider

[Edited 2004-04-01 16:56:55]

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by glider
Sun Mar 28, 2004 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Hijack At BRU
Replies: 32
Views: 5424

RE: Possible Hijack At BRU

Flight took off (www.brusselsairport.be/departures)

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by glider
Thu Mar 04, 2004 4:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Factory Tour
Replies: 6
Views: 3322

RE: Airbus Factory Tour

UAL747-600,

No problem at all! Glad I could help  Wink/being sarcastic

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by glider
Thu Mar 04, 2004 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pronunciation Of Airlines
Replies: 61
Views: 11201

RE: Pronunciation Of Airlines

Isn't it Air Transat, without the 'n'?

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by glider
Thu Mar 04, 2004 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Factory Tour
Replies: 6
Views: 3322

RE: Airbus Factory Tour

Yes, Airbus does that too. I went last Friday to <acronym title="Toulouse - Blagnac (TLS / LFBO), France">TLS</acronym> with Citybird VA. We did a factory tour (we did a busride, saw the assembly hall of the A330/A340's, saw Beluga's - very impressive), we visited the prototype of the Concorde, we v...

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by glider
Thu Jan 29, 2004 10:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetmagic Suspends Operations
Replies: 21
Views: 4626

RE: Jetmagic Suspends Operations

It's a shame they're gone.

Just another question: what was the reg of the EMB-135? Was it a new one? Or has it been in service with another company yet?

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by glider
Wed Jan 21, 2004 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Azurra Air Failliet
Replies: 11
Views: 2115

RE: Is Azurra Air Failliet

If the deal did not progress, and apparently all their planes are grounded, or fly for another company, then why did they say they wanted to take-over Sobelair? I don't get it (anymore...) :-s

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by glider
Tue Jan 20, 2004 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Azurra Air Failliet
Replies: 11
Views: 2115

RE: Is Azurra Air Failliet

... and this afternoon, I heard on the tv-news in belgium (VTM) they wanted to take over the bancrupt SLR... :-s

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by glider
Tue Jan 13, 2004 9:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport Homepages
Replies: 19
Views: 2135

RE: Airport Homepages

Brussels national:

www.biac.be or www.brusselsairport.be (same website)

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by glider
Tue Dec 23, 2003 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Became Of Prestwick?
Replies: 9
Views: 3098

RE: What Became Of Prestwick?

When I was at <acronym title="Glasgow - Prestwick (PIK / EGPK), United Kingdom">PIK</acronym> this summer, I saw as passenger services Ryanair, BMIBaby, Flyglobespan and Aer Arran. There could be more, of course. While waiting for departure for our B732 Ryanair-flight to <acronym title="Charleroi - ...

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by glider
Fri Dec 12, 2003 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair's B737-200's + Bae 146's
Replies: 14
Views: 3869

RE: Ryanair's B737-200's + Bae 146's

In august, I flew from <acronym title="Charleroi - Brussels South (Gosselies) (CRL / EBCI), Belgium">CRL</acronym> to <acronym title="Glasgow - Prestwick (PIK / EGPK), United Kingdom">PIK</acronym> (and back). Both flights were the same plane (Jaguar logojet 732 - <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland...

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by glider
Mon Dec 01, 2003 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fares BRU-HEL?
Replies: 7
Views: 1838

Fares BRU-HEL?

Guys, A friend of mine is going to Finland for a week. The trip will take place in March 2004. Can some of you suggest her the companies (SN, <acronym title="Finnair (Finland)">AY</acronym>,...), routes (<acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</ac...

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by glider
Sat Nov 29, 2003 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Helvetic Airways - Not A Good Start ...
Replies: 14
Views: 4537

RE: Helvetic Airways - Not A Good Start ...

Can anyone give me the previous reg of this plane? Is it ex-AA?

Thx!

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by glider
Sun Nov 02, 2003 7:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight Attendant Pictures?
Replies: 11
Views: 9372

RE: Flight Attendant Pictures?

Try www.luchtzak.be, and then at the left side of the homepage, you'll see a section which is dedicated to Crew member-pictures of SN Brussels Airlines.
Greetz,
Glider

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by glider
Sat Sep 27, 2003 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Swiss Airline
Replies: 39
Views: 4865

RE: New Swiss Airline

As I already sai on Luchtzak.be, you should take your sunglasses when spotting it. These colours ar eso bright, this can't be healthy for your eyes :-p

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by glider
Tue Sep 23, 2003 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Afriqiyah A320
Replies: 3
Views: 1459

RE: Afriqiyah A320

It frequently operates to <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym>. I've seen it on tarmac when taxiing to the gate. It has a tunisian reg. Leased from Nouvelair? Thought it was <acronym title="Air Transat (Canada)">TS</acronym>-ING. Didn...

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by glider
Tue Sep 23, 2003 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MNG Cargo Airlines
Replies: 3
Views: 2125

RE: MNG Cargo Airlines

They are indeed a Turkish company, and as EverettWA already mentioned, they have a passenger subsidiary (called MNG Pax). MNG Cargo airlines operates 6 A300F-planes (TC-MNA/B/C/D/G/J). MNG Pax operates 1 A300 (TC-MNE - now operating in blue TUI-clrs, does lots of flights between <acronym title="Brus...

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by glider
Mon Sep 22, 2003 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Airline You Flew With
Replies: 92
Views: 5289

RE: Last Airline You Flew With

MNG Airlines: 11th September 2003 - Izmir (ADB) (Turkey), (via <acronym title="Liege (- Bierset) (LGG / EBLG), Belgium">LGG</acronym>) to Brussels (<acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym>) (Belgium) Boeing 737-400 <acronym title="Air Tan...

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by glider
Wed Sep 03, 2003 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Flying On 9/11
Replies: 30
Views: 4009

RE: Anyone Flying On 9/11

... and a friend of mine is flying from Bergamo, Italy to Charleroi Brussels South (of course Ryanair)

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by glider
Wed Sep 03, 2003 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Flying On 9/11
Replies: 30
Views: 4009

RE: Anyone Flying On 9/11

I will fly the 11th. This thursday, I leave for holidays to Turkey. The 11th, I'll fly from Izmir (ADB) back home to Brussels (BRU) with MNG Airlines.

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by glider
Mon Sep 01, 2003 5:11 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Prestwick (PIK) Overviews - Maps
Replies: 0
Views: 1035

Prestwick (PIK) Overviews - Maps

Hi all,

I hope some of you can help me. I'm looking for pics, maps, overviews, etc. from Glasgow-Prestwick Airport (PIK), apart from those on a.net.
Thx in advance!
Rgds,
Glider

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by glider
Fri Aug 01, 2003 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Irish Airline : Freshaer
Replies: 10
Views: 3042

RE: New Irish Airline : Freshaer

What will their fleet look like? Types? Regs?

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by glider
Thu Jul 31, 2003 8:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Strange SLR 767
Replies: 3
Views: 1645

RE: Strange SLR 767

...and it's gone... I saw it taking off today (don't know if it's 'gone' for good).

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by glider
Sun Jul 27, 2003 7:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ElAl-Accident 2003 ./. 1992
Replies: 32
Views: 2616

RE: ElAl-Accident 2003 ./. 1992

But why did so much people get sick (especially cancer) after this one came down? If there was no radioactive cargo, how is it possible then? Is the amount of counterweights so big? Although these are small radioactive cargos, I had to load a few of them during my summerjob (only in july). So I don'...

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by glider
Wed Jul 23, 2003 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Shortest Route Ever Flown?
Replies: 109
Views: 7559

RE: Shortest Route Ever Flown?

Shortest personal flight: Citybird B734 OO-CTW 'Woodpecker' - Hurghada -> Sharm El Sjeik: 15 minutes.

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by glider
Sat Jul 19, 2003 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A300 TF-ELB With DHL Titles
Replies: 3
Views: 2147

RE: A300 TF-ELB With DHL Titles

Now another A300 seen in front of the hangar. It's TF-ELG, for the moment completely white, but I presume it will also be painted with DHL-titles? Can anyone confirm this?

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by glider
Fri Jul 18, 2003 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Getting A Job @ An Airport.
Replies: 11
Views: 2730

RE: Getting A Job @ An Airport.

If you like to come to Belgium, they're looking for loading personnel in august  Wink/being sarcastic

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by glider
Fri Jul 18, 2003 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 SP At BRU Yesterday 07/16?
Replies: 8
Views: 3822

RE: 747 SP At BRU Yesterday 07/16?

It could possibly be a 747SP, performing a VIP-flight. The 15th, there was already a Saudian VIP-flight, that time with a B777. I don't know why these planes were here though.

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by glider
Thu Jul 17, 2003 8:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Airlines Of DHL
Replies: 11
Views: 2760

RE: The Airlines Of DHL

Another one in Europe.
In Spain, some of Swiftair's planes fly in DHL-colours, so I can be that some flights are also operated for DHL

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by glider
Thu Jul 17, 2003 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sabena Ground Service?
Replies: 5
Views: 2334

RE: Sabena Ground Service?

Air DD,

yes, the B stands for Belgium of course... Forgive me, was a bit tired yesterday; done many heavy loaded planes  Wink/being sarcastic

Grtz

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by glider
Thu Jul 17, 2003 5:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Airlines Of DHL
Replies: 11
Views: 2760

RE: The Airlines Of DHL

In Belgium - EAT European Air Transport

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by glider
Wed Jul 16, 2003 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Livery Avro Snba
Replies: 27
Views: 4045

RE: New Livery Avro Snba

Yes, the engines are also painted in light blue. You can't see that on the pic, but trust me, they are.  Wink/being sarcastic

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by glider
Wed Jul 16, 2003 2:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sabena Ground Service?
Replies: 5
Views: 2334

RE: Sabena Ground Service?

Yago, I do a summerjob this month with... indeed, BGS. It stands for 'Brussels Ground Services', and the company is born out of the remains of the Sabena Ground Handling. Most of the vehicles, I think, are ex-Sabena. On some of them, there's still a bit Sabena-blue visible. If there's something else...

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by glider
Tue Jul 15, 2003 12:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Repainted Snba RJ85 Arrived!
Replies: 4
Views: 2130

First Repainted Snba RJ85 Arrived!

Yesterday, the first repainted Avro RJ85 from <acronym title="Sabena (Belgium)">SN</acronym> Brussels Airlines (OO-DJK) has arrived. In Amsterdam (QAPS), it received the colours that are already on the A319's and A330's (blue tail, light blue fuselage, and other kind of titles). I've seen it today o...

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