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by B7474
Fri Jun 03, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Is Philippine Airlines Doing At JFK?
Replies: 31
Views: 9634

How Is Philippine Airlines Doing At JFK?

I was dropping off my cousins the other night at <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> at Terminal 1 for their flight back to Vancouver and could not help but see how empty the line was for Flight PR127 from <acronym title="Ne...

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by B7474
Thu Feb 25, 2016 7:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rogue Vs Rogue Select
Replies: 8
Views: 1551

RE: Rogue Vs Rogue Select

I have a 2014 Honda CR-V and my father 2016 Toyota RAV4, After 30,000 miles I think CR-V way to go , or Mazda <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym>-5. CR-V has a much better use of space vs it's competition if that's important and good enough power to me and the <acronym tit...

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by B7474
Mon Nov 09, 2015 8:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Your Whip!
Replies: 59
Views: 4772

RE: Show Us Your Whip!

Have a 2014 Honda CR-V, very simple and nimble to drive around easy to park around New York City. It is the EX model with about 27,000 miles on it averaging about 22-23 MPG around here without having to use the ECO option it has. Have customized a bit replacing the dome lights with LEDs and adding a...

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by B7474
Mon Mar 23, 2015 1:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CX Adventures Part I: The Old And New J To JFK
Replies: 42
Views: 27269

RE: CX Adventures Part I: The Old And New J To JFK

Hey very nice trip report, hope to visit Singapore someday, your pics of the <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> product is great, that flight is yes LONG, that's unfortunate you had to get rid of the water, I remember going on CX840, twice back home to New York they do th...

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by B7474
Mon Mar 16, 2015 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine AL Back In New York
Replies: 26
Views: 4985

RE: Philippine AL Back In New York

Saw the Boeing 777-300ER leaving <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> earlier today almost didn't catch it, I left my house flights were departing on 31L, on my way to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International ...

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by B7474
Sat Dec 27, 2014 6:56 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: "The Proposal" Very Long
Replies: 16
Views: 9788

RE: "The Proposal" Very Long

Great enjoyed reading and enjoyed the pictures, looking forward to traveling around Asia soon, congratulations!

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by B7474
Wed Nov 19, 2014 5:11 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 OZ 741 In J ICN To BKK
Replies: 1
Views: 9040

RE: Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 OZ 741 In J ICN To BKK

Very nice report, love all the pictures makes me wanna fly and eat !, hope to try Asiana again soon, but <acronym title="Korean Air">KE</acronym> schedule works for me better out of <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> in New...

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by B7474
Mon Nov 17, 2014 12:27 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Many 747 Operators Have You Flown?
Replies: 90
Views: 6399

RE: How Many 747 Operators Have You Flown?

1992 Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-400 <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>, <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo)...

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by B7474
Wed Sep 17, 2014 5:33 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific's Business Class: HKG-SGN
Replies: 36
Views: 14331

RE: Cathay Pacific's Business Class: HKG-SGN

Great read, very detailed enjoyed the pictures and videos! Flew CX twice to Manila from NYC loved each trip.

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by B7474
Thu Sep 04, 2014 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Airlines Returning To New York
Replies: 18
Views: 11492

RE: Philippine Airlines Returning To New York

Quite disappointing the time schedule 8:30 pm, I was hoping for an early morning arrival to Manila, as my family is up in the north of Luzon island 6 hours from Manila, so it looks like it will not be my choice in flying to the Philippines still, looks like <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong...

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by B7474
Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:39 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: CX Taking A Different Route HKG- US East Coast?
Replies: 18
Views: 9582

RE: CX Taking A Different Route HKG- US East Coast?

In mid to late Feb, I noticed these flights, I was actually thinking of starting a thread about it as they were doing it as I watch out for them coming into <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> from my house at times, but als...

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by B7474
Tue Dec 17, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best Car You've Ever Driven
Replies: 68
Views: 4456

RE: Best Car You've Ever Driven

2013 BMW 3-Series, got it as a loaner while my Nissan was in the shop and answered to me why people buy BMWs, it was a great car, smooth, powerful , great interior, killer stereo, clearly added to my next car list.

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by B7474
Tue Dec 17, 2013 8:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Top 5 Airports Visited
Replies: 45
Views: 2952

RE: Top 5 Airports Visited

Surprisingly i've flown in and out of <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> - New York City and been to <acronym title="Manila - Ninoy Aquino International (Col Jesus A Villamor AB) (MNL / RPLL), Philippines">MNL</acronym> - M...

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by B7474
Mon Dec 16, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kia Soul Or Nissan Cube?
Replies: 20
Views: 2854

RE: Kia Soul Or Nissan Cube?

How about the Honda Fit, may not be the coolest or hip in the street, but I think it offers a better value than either one.

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by B7474
Sat Dec 07, 2013 2:14 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CX Hong Kong - JFK Routing 12/4/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1895

RE: CX Hong Kong - JFK Routing 12/4/13

Didn't even notice the delay in departure, yup the NYC-HKG yup always Polar Route.

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by B7474
Thu Dec 05, 2013 7:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CX Hong Kong - JFK Routing 12/4/13
Replies: 3
Views: 1895

CX Hong Kong - JFK Routing 12/4/13

I always monitor the <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - International (Chek Lap Kok) (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), ...

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by B7474
Fri Oct 18, 2013 6:12 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Anyone Interested In Buying A/C Models? JFK Area
Replies: 4
Views: 11547

RE: Anyone Interested In Buying A/C Models? JFK Area

Details pictures, I wanna see I want!

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by B7474
Fri Oct 04, 2013 5:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2013-2014 Flown/Booked Flights
Replies: 225
Views: 17230

RE: Your 2013-2014 Flown/Booked Flights

2013 Flown All Korean Airlines April 10, 2013 <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Seoul - Incheon International (ICN / RKSI), South Korea">ICN</acronym> Boeing 777-300ER April 11, 2013 <acronym title="Seoul -...

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by B7474
Fri Sep 20, 2013 4:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Silly Thread-Your Favorite Cell Phone App?
Replies: 23
Views: 3824

RE: Silly Thread-Your Favorite Cell Phone App?

Flightradar 24, Instagram, Live ATC, Facebook and Scramble With Friends

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by B7474
Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Dragon Air\CX CRK Clark Or MNL Manila?
Replies: 4
Views: 3291

Dragon Air\CX CRK Clark Or MNL Manila?

Hey guys in January I will be going back to the Philippines from New York, having been there quite a number of times, haven flown on in order from the oldest Northwest Airlines, Asiana Airlines, China Airlines, Cathay Pacific (2x), and Korean Air as the most recent, I was wondering has anybody ever ...

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by B7474
Mon Jan 14, 2013 6:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Some Good Nostalgia: MNL-CEB-ILO-MNL On PR/Old 2P
Replies: 12
Views: 20378

RE: Some Good Nostalgia: MNL-CEB-ILO-MNL On PR/Old 2P

Man what a great trip report, can't wait till I go to the Philippines this April on Korean Airlines! Loved every bit of it!

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by B7474
Tue Nov 06, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Part 1: Eastbound, The 5-star Way! ARN-CPH-DOH-HKG
Replies: 43
Views: 15776

RE: Part 1: Eastbound, The 5-star Way! ARN-CPH-DOH-HKG

Nice trip report , enjoyed well looking foward to the next Parts! I definitely need to visit Hong Kong even though i've been there four times only to the airport though!

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by B7474
Sun Nov 04, 2012 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bing Maps Meets Delta Airlines Plane
Replies: 13
Views: 6654

Bing Maps Meets Delta Airlines Plane

So I was just looking at some birds eye shots, of this home I saw online for sale I was interested in owning well dreaming of owning then I plot the address to get a birds eye view then I see this Delta Airlines jet in the birds eye photo? I think this is the only time I ever saw this, is there more...

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by B7474
Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: USA Vacation Part 2: Maine! + BOS-JFK On DL In Y
Replies: 27
Views: 15268

RE: USA Vacation Part 2: Maine! + BOS-JFK On DL In Y

Very nice trip report great pictures of the approach to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> as well as your trip of the New England area. <a href="http://i1068.photobucket.com/albums/u441/bjb020/bjb020s%20album%202/DSC02823....

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by B7474
Fri Aug 31, 2012 6:40 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: JFK Runway In Use
Replies: 5
Views: 7909

RE: JFK Runway In Use

If I wasn't working this Sunday , I would be more than happy to show you the different plane spotting sites. If you are planning to go in the morning Bayswater State Parkway in Bayswater in my opinion is the best usually since that's when the 4L4R departures and arrivals go on with some 31L activity...

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by B7474
Tue Aug 21, 2012 1:04 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What Airline Is This On Approach To Kjfk?
Replies: 2
Views: 9072

RE: What Airline Is This On Approach To Kjfk?

Looks like your right , thanks for the help! It reminds me somewhat of JAL's older colors as well.

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by B7474
Mon Aug 20, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What Airline Is This On Approach To Kjfk?
Replies: 2
Views: 9072

What Airline Is This On Approach To Kjfk?

Hey everybody after a day of planespotting around, I discovered this one airline on approach to KJFK's runway 22L I can't recognize the underbelly colors, I was thinking Qatar but it can't be because i'm pretty sure they use the Boeing 777-300ER to KJFK. <a href="http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphoto...

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by B7474
Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Swims To JFK, Walks Into Terminal
Replies: 45
Views: 23752

RE: Man Swims To JFK, Walks Into Terminal

This incident caused me to appear on television look for Christopher . <a href="http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2012/08/13/port-authority-probes-jfk-security-breach-by-jet-skier/" target="_blank">http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2012/08/...-jfk-security-breach-by-jet-skier/</a> Oh man, I do not think he shou...

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by B7474
Sat Aug 11, 2012 3:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your First Flight Ever?
Replies: 112
Views: 17256

RE: Your First Flight Ever?

First flight Northwest Airlines Boeing 747-400 <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>. Most recent flight, <acronym title="Toronto - Le...

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by B7474
Thu Aug 02, 2012 4:09 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Was The Last Airport You Were In?
Replies: 38
Views: 8761

RE: What Was The Last Airport You Were In?

JFK International Airport, planespotting, check out some pics. <a href="http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc7/s720x720/580745_561366383112_471943685_n.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc7/s720x720/580745_561366383112_471943685_n.jpg" width="650" height="488"...

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by B7474
Fri Jul 06, 2012 5:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Cook Islands W. AC ANZ & RAR - Part 1 Of 3 (pi
Replies: 32
Views: 15151

RE: The Cook Islands W. AC ANZ & RAR - Part 1 Of 3 (pi

Very nice trip report enjoyed it well , going to check out the next part as well , congrats on your wedding, I remember my experience with Air Canada my IFE didn't work  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/frown.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> good t...

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by B7474
Thu May 31, 2012 5:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AC J-class | YVR - HKG (HD Vid & Pics)
Replies: 4
Views: 9151

RE: AC J-class | YVR - HKG (HD Vid & Pics)

Nice trip report reminds me when I took Cathay Pacific <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VH...

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by B7474
Mon Feb 27, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Is The 1,000th Boeing 747?
Replies: 9
Views: 16673

RE: Where Is The 1,000th Boeing 747?

Ah, thanks for the info, so nice to see and know it is still being used rather than being scrapped.

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by B7474
Sun Feb 26, 2012 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Is The 1,000th Boeing 747?
Replies: 9
Views: 16673

Where Is The 1,000th Boeing 747?

Hello , I know that SIA will or have retired their 747s , I was just wondering I know they took delivery of the 1,000 Boeing 747 back in the 90s but my question is where is it now? Thanks

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by B7474
Wed Nov 30, 2011 6:40 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Singapore-Munich Lufthansa A340-300 Business
Replies: 39
Views: 33703

RE: Singapore-Munich Lufthansa A340-300 Business

Hello, very nice trip report , enjoyed it very much, love the pictures, that foot must have been annoying! , gotta visit Europe as well as Singapore in the future, 12 hrs and 35 min, is indeed long but still shorter than some flights i've been on including <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy ...

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by B7474
Thu Oct 20, 2011 5:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sleepinginairports.net Lists 2011 Worst Airports
Replies: 39
Views: 19160

RE: Sleepinginairports.net Lists 2011 Worst Airports

I have to agree definitely with <acronym title="Manila - Ninoy Aquino International (Col Jesus A Villamor AB) (MNL / RPLL), Philippines">MNL</acronym>, man everytime I go there to T1 it's just so run down vs practically every airport i've been to from NYC to Canada to other parts of Asia, dirty toil...

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by B7474
Thu Sep 22, 2011 1:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Jumbo Jet Joy: SFO-HKG-MNL With Cathay In Y
Replies: 29
Views: 26610

RE: Jumbo Jet Joy: SFO-HKG-MNL With Cathay In Y

Very nice trip report, reminds me very well of my trip to the Philippines and <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym> a few months back. I took C...

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by B7474
Thu Sep 01, 2011 5:21 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific Suites/J & DragonAir F/J
Replies: 16
Views: 29434

RE: Cathay Pacific Suites/J & DragonAir F/J

Very nice trip enjoy it 100% love CX.

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by B7474
Tue Jun 14, 2011 7:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: FST: Do You Still Have CRT Monitors Or TVs?
Replies: 39
Views: 4402

RE: FST: Do You Still Have CRT Monitors Or TVs?

In our home we have two LCDs , one <acronym title="St. Petersburg (Leningrad) - Pulkovo (LED / ULLI), Russia">LED</acronym>, one plasma, and one CRT 27 inch flat screen tube Sony WEGA. I must say the Panasonic 46 inch plasma delivers the best picture despite being older than the same size 46 inch Sa...

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by B7474
Wed Jun 08, 2011 3:13 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Korean Air Rough Landing 777-300
Replies: 8
Views: 6728

Korean Air Rough Landing 777-300

I was just browsing the world of videos on youtube and stumbled on this one Korean Air landing video of their Boeing 777-300, did crosswind or something pop out of no where or were the pilots coming into fast, because that would be some freaky landing. Explains why you should wear a seatbelt though....

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by B7474
Sat Aug 28, 2010 7:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LED V. LCD V. Plasma. What's The Best?
Replies: 20
Views: 5012

RE: LED V. LCD V. Plasma. What's The Best?

I own a Panasonic 46 inch plasma and 46 inch Samsung, I will tell you plasma is better, it is simply more clear, the LCD maybe brighter but in terms of picture quality plasma is better. Also LCDs depending on where you sit the picture quality gets affected unlike a plamsa it looks the same no matter...

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by B7474
Wed Jul 07, 2010 1:30 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Does HKG-JFK Take The Polar Route?
Replies: 18
Views: 72703

Does HKG-JFK Take The Polar Route?

Hello, everyone I was recently was on board CX840 from Hong Kong to New York, it showed a flying time of 15 hrs and 30 min for our journey between each city. Also, it showed we'd be flying the polar route straight up North over the pole then back directly south before we took off. However when the j...

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by B7474
Mon Jun 28, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: IAH - SFO - IAH: Continental 757-300 In Y
Replies: 9
Views: 20087

RE: IAH - SFO - IAH: Continental 757-300 In Y

Nice trip report man, nice to see Continental still offering free meals. After my last plane trips with PTVs in Y it seems hard to get on a plane without them though haha.

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by B7474
Fri May 21, 2010 6:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

RE: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget

Okay so i'm ready to pull the trigger on the ASUS if I shouldn't let me know now !  

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by B7474
Thu May 20, 2010 7:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

RE: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget

I forgot to ask , folks is it better to get one with a webcam built in or getting one separate?

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by B7474
Thu May 20, 2010 3:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

RE: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mt99" class="quote" target="_blank">mt99</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>First off... forget best buy... go to amazon.com -...

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by B7474
Thu May 20, 2010 1:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget
Replies: 14
Views: 2721

Laptop Purchasing Help $500 US Budget

Looking to purchase a laptop in the next few days, maximum i'd like to spend is $500. Mostly going to use it to just watch movies, internet, e-mail, word processing and some photography. I've narrowed my choices to these I thought if anybody can give me any opinions on these choices, let me know. Al...

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by B7474
Tue May 18, 2010 4:40 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Zurich-Singapore SQ Business
Replies: 9
Views: 22953

RE: Zurich-Singapore SQ Business

Very nice trip report I enjoyed it very much, still waiting for that day I get on board Singapore Airlines.

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by B7474
Mon Nov 16, 2009 4:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pimp My Pilot Please.
Replies: 26
Views: 7199

RE: Pimp My Pilot Please.

Congrats on your Honda Pilot, did you get the 2WD or 4WD? I've been looking to trade my 2002 Nissan Pathfinder for one. Did you try going on http://www.piloteers.org/, it's a good forum for Pilot owners.

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by B7474
Sat Aug 22, 2009 3:27 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: OZ221 Asiana Hanggong JFK-ICN In Steerage
Replies: 22
Views: 30501

RE: OZ221 Asiana Hanggong JFK-ICN In Steerage

Hey there nice trip report, for Asiana Airlines, also great <acronym title="Harmony Airways (Canada)">HQ</acronym> pictures, I haven't rode with them since 2000, I had no idea they don't stop no more in <acronym title="Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (ANC / PANC), USA - Alaska">ANC</acronym> ,...

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