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by legion242
Sun Jul 23, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no AA service at HRL?
Replies: 16
Views: 2969

Re: Why no AA service at HRL?

I definitely flew DFW-HRL in the 80's on AA.

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by legion242
Wed Dec 05, 2012 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official DFW Aviation Thread For 2013
Replies: 41
Views: 8766

RE: Official DFW Aviation Thread For 2013

Thanks!! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/IrishAyes" class="quote" target="_blank">IrishAyes</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><ta...

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by legion242
Wed Dec 05, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official DFW Aviation Thread For 2013
Replies: 41
Views: 8766

RE: Official DFW Aviation Thread For 2013

Not to derail the traffic conversation, but could someone tell me what the arrival times are for Qantas and Emirates? It's been years since I have been out to FP and I would like to go see these birds sometime soon.

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by legion242
Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Copa B737 Runway Overrun At Quito UIO
Replies: 15
Views: 22255

RE: Copa B737 Runway Overrun At Quito UIO

My buddy reports rain all day in UIO.

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by legion242
Thu Nov 29, 2012 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Copa B737 Runway Overrun At Quito UIO
Replies: 15
Views: 22255

RE: Copa B737 Runway Overrun At Quito UIO

Thanks. I gotta check on my buddy's g/f, as she travels between UIO and Guayquil weekly.

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by legion242
Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 Popularity And Enhancements
Replies: 50
Views: 19480

RE: A321 Popularity And Enhancements

Duh. Thanks everyone!!

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by legion242
Sat Nov 24, 2012 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 Popularity And Enhancements
Replies: 50
Views: 19480

RE: A321 Popularity And Enhancements

Could someone tell this neophyte what TATL is?

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by legion242
Sun Nov 11, 2012 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rise And Fall Of An International Airport
Replies: 74
Views: 4312

RE: Rise And Fall Of An International Airport

What is the status of FTW? Just GA or anything else out there these days?
Is the old AA hangar still there?

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by legion242
Tue Sep 11, 2012 1:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Stow Away Fell Off On Approach To LHR
Replies: 24
Views: 17172

RE: Possible Stow Away Fell Off On Approach To LHR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thomasphoto60" class="quote" target="_blank">thomasphoto60</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>I am reminded of this photo ta...

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by legion242
Fri Aug 31, 2012 2:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sports Charters/How Do They Work?
Replies: 11
Views: 3904

RE: Sports Charters/How Do They Work?

Here in <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>, all of our sports teams except the Cowboys have their own planes. The Rangers and Stars share a 727 and Cuban owns a 757 for the Mavericks. The Rangers recently played in Toronto and their was a big...

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by legion242
Fri Aug 31, 2012 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetway Damaged/collapsed At EWR 8/30/12?
Replies: 10
Views: 25688

RE: Jetway Damaged/collapsed At EWR 8/30/12?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rj777" class="quote" target="_blank">rj777</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>I'm seeing the big pic <acronym title="CSA Czech...

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by legion242
Fri Aug 31, 2012 1:11 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Kingdom Calling;Exceptional Emirates (GLA)-DUB-RUH
Replies: 65
Views: 34416

RE: Kingdom Calling;Exceptional Emirates (GLA)-DUB-RUH

Maybe one of the best TRs I have ever read. Great job!!

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by legion242
Sat Aug 25, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Manhattan Airport:Legitmate Vision Or Nasty Troll?
Replies: 25
Views: 7297

RE: Manhattan Airport:Legitmate Vision Or Nasty Troll?

Someone spent a massive amount of time on that site for a joke. Well played, I say.

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by legion242
Sat Aug 25, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW 18R/36L Closed
Replies: 15
Views: 7266

RE: DFW 18R/36L Closed

Wow, that really sucks. As I said, I have not been out in a long time, as Ilive in Richardson and it's just too far to drive with $3.50/gallon gas, but at least and bug I might have gotten to go out there is now sqaushed.
Keep us updated please, Longhorn.

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by legion242
Sat Aug 25, 2012 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW 18R/36L Closed
Replies: 15
Views: 7266

RE: DFW 18R/36L Closed

It's been so long since I have been out there, but is 18R the runway FP faces?

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by legion242
Fri Jul 27, 2012 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Branson Have A Business Jet?
Replies: 34
Views: 14761

RE: Does Branson Have A Business Jet?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ridgid727" class="quote" target="_blank">ridgid727</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>I was on <acronym title="Delta Air Lin...

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by legion242
Thu Jul 26, 2012 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AN124 @ DFW
Replies: 2
Views: 1654

RE: AN124 @ DFW

SO jealous! Haven't been out to Founder's in years.

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by legion242
Sun Jul 22, 2012 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Providing Free Tickets To Colorado Tragedy Families
Replies: 40
Views: 13061

UA Providing Free Tickets To Colorado Tragedy Families

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flashmeister" class="quote" target="_blank">flashmeister</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>For what it's worth, the video o...

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by legion242
Thu Jul 19, 2012 2:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Water Canon Salute @ IAH 7/18?
Replies: 3
Views: 2228

RE: Water Canon Salute @ IAH 7/18?

Returning KIA soldier?

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by legion242
Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Quite The Story: SGU Closed After Incident W Plane
Replies: 80
Views: 21276

RE: Quite The Story: SGU Closed After Incident W Plane

Wow, what a crazy-ass story.

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by legion242
Sat Jul 14, 2012 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHX- BA Flight Doing A Go- Around?
Replies: 44
Views: 8701

RE: PHX- BA Flight Doing A Go- Around?

He seems to be making another go at it.

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by legion242
Thu Aug 21, 2008 5:07 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: DFW-PTY-DFW In Business
Replies: 11
Views: 8878

RE: DFW-PTY-DFW In Business

I don't believe that the resort area you caught was Cancun. Doesn't look anything like Cancun and is also too small to be the resort area south of Cancun (can't remember the name now  Angry ).

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by legion242
Mon Nov 26, 2007 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braniff's Headquarters
Replies: 46
Views: 10060

RE: Braniff's Headquarters

Where exactly was that? I assume it is still there since there is a sat photo of it, but I thought I was pretty familiar with the area. I don't recall seeing anything that size by the airport.

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by legion242
Wed Nov 21, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Third Airport With Airline Service In Dallas Area
Replies: 47
Views: 7236

RE: Third Airport With Airline Service In Dallas Area

There is one issue though that I know about: El Dorado Pkwy bridge over 75 can not be expanded. We own a business right at El Dorado and 75 and were told by the city inspector that they screwed up when they built that bridge and now the way things are set up, they can't expand it. Anyone reading thi...

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by legion242
Tue Nov 20, 2007 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Third Airport With Airline Service In Dallas Area
Replies: 47
Views: 7236

RE: Third Airport With Airline Service In Dallas Area

I am surprised so many people are willing to dismiss this so readily. That area is BOOMING- the growth is almost surreal. I can definitely see some of the more forward thinking LCC's wanting to serve out of TKI. And I would like to see it. Would <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> ...

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by legion242
Wed Oct 10, 2007 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A-380 To Visit DFW
Replies: 41
Views: 6433

RE: A-380 To Visit DFW

Well, keep us up to date on the arrival and departure times as they become available- I WILL fit this in my schedule somehow.

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by legion242
Wed Oct 10, 2007 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A-380 To Visit DFW
Replies: 41
Views: 6433

RE: A-380 To Visit DFW

Wow, this is great news. What livery can we look forward to?
And on the west side- where do you think?

[Edited 2007-10-10 11:02:55]

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by legion242
Sun Aug 19, 2007 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History Of AA A300
Replies: 71
Views: 16453

RE: History Of AA A300

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by legion242
Sat Aug 18, 2007 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History Of AA A300
Replies: 71
Views: 16453

RE: History Of AA A300

My dad was with <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> management when these came on board and told me the story once. He is out of town right now, so I don't have access to him, but when I do, I will give his side of the story. But, the short of it was that they got them practically ...

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by legion242
Wed Aug 08, 2007 1:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW - New AA Hangar?
Replies: 9
Views: 5811

DFW - New AA Hangar?

I can't cite where this came from, but I remember hearing that it was going to be used almost exclusively for <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-80's <acronym title="Mexicana Airlines (Mexico)">MX</acronym> to free up space at Tulsa, Alliance and the other <acronym title="Mexicana Airlines...

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by legion242
Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Howdy Partna! Texas Aviation Thread V4!
Replies: 102
Views: 5378

RE: Howdy Partna! Texas Aviation Thread V4!

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by legion242
Sat Jul 07, 2007 4:45 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: DFW's Founder's Plaza
Replies: 12
Views: 2022

RE: DFW's Founder's Plaza

It would be nice to have it moved a bit to the west of 18R.

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by legion242
Sat Jul 07, 2007 12:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: DFW's Founder's Plaza
Replies: 12
Views: 2022

RE: DFW's Founder's Plaza

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by legion242
Sat Jul 07, 2007 12:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: DFW's Founder's Plaza
Replies: 12
Views: 2022

RE: DFW's Founder's Plaza

Dang, I posted several months ago about the new one- I guess no one paid attention!! The new one is open and is a joke. It sits directly underneath 18L up on a little hill. It is an asphalt driveway up to a gravel parking lot with two picnic tables and 6 trashcans. That's it. Check it out though, it...

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by legion242
Sat Jun 30, 2007 12:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions about SFO Security and DFW and SMF Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 4663

RE: Questions About SFO Security And

No aviation stores that I have ever seen at <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>. The Korean 747 usually departs around 2-2.30. The <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> and <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> heavies ...

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by legion242
Wed Jun 13, 2007 6:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW's Skylink - Living Up To Hype?
Replies: 22
Views: 4247

RE: DFW's Skylink - Living Up To Hype?

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by legion242
Fri Jun 08, 2007 12:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alternative Airports For Houston And Dallas?
Replies: 36
Views: 3952

RE: Alternative Airports For Houston And Dallas?

There has been talk that the field in Mckinney is getting attention from one or two unnamed LCCs.

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by legion242
Wed May 23, 2007 9:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interior Photos Of Sports Planes
Replies: 0
Views: 2561

Interior Photos Of Sports Planes

Does anyone have pics of the interiors of sports team's planes? I would love to see how nice some are and how un-nice some might be.

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by legion242
Fri May 11, 2007 8:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A B1900D Is Currently Crossing The Atlantic
Replies: 55
Views: 16872

RE: A B1900D Is Currently Crossing The Atlantic

I think that would be one scary flight- no land in sight for hours in a single engined plane. Gives me the willies to think about.

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by legion242
Mon May 07, 2007 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 963 DFW-GRU 04 May Diversion Returning To DFW
Replies: 10
Views: 6092

RE: AA 963 DFW-GRU 04 May Diversion Returning To DFW

What do they do with the pax in this instance?

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by legion242
Tue May 01, 2007 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is This 727 At DAL?
Replies: 7
Views: 4042

RE: What Is This 727 At DAL?

Must be pretty nice inside- even used by a political candidate.

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by legion242
Tue May 01, 2007 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Picture - Delta 757 New Colors
Replies: 298
Views: 33662

RE: First Picture - Delta 757 New Colors

It's not THAT bad, but definitely not very inspired. I wonder how much they spent to come up with it? I would love to know what some of the other options were.

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by legion242
Tue May 01, 2007 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Boarding Etiquette
Replies: 118
Views: 8710

RE: WN Boarding Etiquette

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by legion242
Tue May 01, 2007 3:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is This 727 At DAL?
Replies: 7
Views: 4042

RE: What Is This 727 At DAL?

That makes sense- for all Hicks could know at the time, the Stars could need a plane for several more weeks, but alas, it was not to be. So he has already spent the money on the plane, so they might as well use it.

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by legion242
Tue May 01, 2007 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is This 727 At DAL?
Replies: 7
Views: 4042

RE: What Is This 727 At DAL?

Man, that was fast, thanks. I wonder why they have such a strange livery for the Rangers. Did they just recently aquire this a/c?

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by legion242
Tue May 01, 2007 3:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is This 727 At DAL?
Replies: 7
Views: 4042

What Is This 727 At DAL?

White fuselage, black tail with a white sphere with a red maple leaf over the sphere, off centered.

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by legion242
Sat Apr 14, 2007 11:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spotting At PDX (video)
Replies: 17
Views: 4711

RE: Spotting At PDX (video)

Loved all the rain footage. Excellent video- BUT, if I may give some constructive critiscm, I, personally, would like to see extended landing videos with the reversers in action, especially on a wet runway  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/bouncy.gif" alt="bouncy" border=0>  . Again...

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by legion242
Tue Apr 10, 2007 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Founders Plaza Looks Close To Opening
Replies: 11
Views: 5627

RE: New Founders Plaza Looks Close To Opening

Went by today and the gates were open, so I drove on up. Man, all I can say that this is a real embarrasment as is. Gravel "parking lot" with 2 picnic tables and 6 huge concrete trash cans placed in a fashion that looked to prevent theft of the tables. I am sure this must be temporary, and am glad t...

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by legion242
Wed Apr 04, 2007 7:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Founders Plaza Looks Close To Opening
Replies: 11
Views: 5627

RE: New Founders Plaza Looks Close To Opening

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by legion242
Wed Apr 04, 2007 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Founders Plaza Looks Close To Opening
Replies: 11
Views: 5627

RE: New Founders Plaza Looks Close To Opening

It is east of the approach for 18R, so not awesome for photography, except before noon or 1.

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