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by hkgspotter1
Tue Mar 04, 2003 10:36 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Another Username Thats About To Become History.
Replies: 33
Views: 3066

Another Username Thats About To Become History.

Well after thinking about it for a while I've decided to retire this username. There are too many other users that have taken away the freedom to speak your mind and thats part of the reason for a forum. So for those of you that think I'm a Evil Anti American... BYE !! (I'm not as a matter of fact, ...

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Mar 04, 2003 10:17 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Discussing Other Users
Replies: 10
Views: 955

RE: Discussing Other Users

With this site it just depends who you are.

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by hkgspotter1
Sun Mar 02, 2003 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bush's Plane Landed Safely After Lightning Struck
Replies: 36
Views: 5763

RE: Bush's Plane Landed Safely After Lightning Struck

HlywdCatft & Jetservice,

These are for you.....




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by hkgspotter1
Sun Mar 02, 2003 10:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 In Kcle Right Now!
Replies: 23
Views: 3177

RE: 747 In Kcle Right Now!

Stop the press its a 747 !!.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Mar 01, 2003 12:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bush's Plane Landed Safely After Lightning Struck
Replies: 36
Views: 5763

RE: Bush's Plane Landed Safely After Lightning Struck

Its the other Bush that needs to be hit by lightning.

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Mar 01, 2003 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rolling Stones, India, 747, And 1000 Tons!
Replies: 8
Views: 3050

RE: Rolling Stones, India, 747, And 1000 Tons!

They are in Hong Kong on the March 29th / 30th. AN-124 would be better then a boring Polar or UPS.

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Mar 01, 2003 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific's Last Stored Aircraft Coming Home
Replies: 8
Views: 4196

Cathay Pacific's Last Stored Aircraft Coming Home

According to the Hong Kong airport website on March 2nd at 20:15 CX2022 will arrive from Avalon (Australia). This should be B-HVY the only plane that Cathay still has in storage. Can't wait to see it back in service, not much chance to see a non -400 of <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kon...

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 26, 2003 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emergency Landing At BRU?
Replies: 10
Views: 3498

RE: Emergency Landing At BRU?

Any of you in Europe got any ideas ??.

One question, would you dump fuel at low level ?. Also if its dumping fuel it must be a plane thats was **planning** a long flight.

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 26, 2003 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Interested In GE-powered 773ER After All!
Replies: 45
Views: 7269

RE: CX Interested In GE-powered 773ER After All!

Cathay air looking at the 773ER for Europe I think, not for the USA.

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 26, 2003 8:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Small Mistake By The FBI.....
Replies: 1
Views: 1842

A Small Mistake By The FBI.....

Have a read of this from the BBC:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/2799791.stm

Just heard a FBI guy on the BBC world service saying we are very sorry for the mistake. Hope they do more then say sorry !!

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 26, 2003 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Pics Of Biman 737-300
Replies: 3
Views: 3746

First Pics Of Biman 737-300

Have a look:

http://www.jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=41055

Not many pics from Bangladesh !!

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 26, 2003 9:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-11s And Craf (military Ops)
Replies: 2
Views: 3569

RE: DL MD-11s And Craf (military Ops)

I understood the first MD-11 has just been stored, N805DE.

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 25, 2003 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Interested In GE-powered 773ER After All!
Replies: 45
Views: 7269

RE: CX Interested In GE-powered 773ER After All!

I thought we all knew CX are looking at this aircraft.

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 25, 2003 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Airlines Expands To 6 X 767's
Replies: 8
Views: 3048

RE: Australian Airlines Expands To 6 X 767's

They always said 6 763. <acronym title="Aeropostal (Venezuela)">VH</acronym>-<acronym title="Kahului (OGG / PHOG), USA - Hawaii">OGG</acronym> <acronym title="Aeropostal (Venezuela)">VH</acronym>-OGH <acronym title="Aeropostal (Venezuela)">VH</acronym>-OGI <acronym title="Aeropostal (Venezuela)">VH<...

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by hkgspotter1
Mon Feb 24, 2003 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL DC-10 Routes And Future?
Replies: 5
Views: 4479

RE: JAL DC-10 Routes And Future?

JAL have 4 flights each day arriving mid day in Hong Kong. Two of those are DC-10's. 23-02-2003 JL701 Osaka - Hong Kong DC-10 JA8543 JL753 Fukuoka - Hong Kong DC-10 JA8545 24-02-2003 JL701 Osaka - Hong Kong DC-10 JA8543 JL753 Fukuoka - Hong Kong DC-10 JA8541 25-02-2003 JL701 Osaka - Hong Kong DC-10 ...

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by hkgspotter1
Mon Feb 24, 2003 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Khalifa 747-4J6
Replies: 2
Views: 1780

RE: Khalifa 747-4J6

I think they are having some $$$$ problems.

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Feb 22, 2003 11:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What China Routes Use Russian/Chinese Planes?
Replies: 4
Views: 2628

RE: What China Routes Use Russian/Chinese Planes?

China Postal use Y-8's which are the Chinese version of the <acronym title="Ansett Australia">AN</acronym>-12. I'm not sure if China Xinjing still operate there three <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>-86's but if not there are NO MORE russian jets operated by airlines in China.

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Feb 22, 2003 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This Really The Wreck Of The Crashed GF A320?
Replies: 15
Views: 6041

RE: Is This Really The Wreck Of The Crashed GF A320?

LEFT = c/n 1989 Finnair A321 OH-LXI
RIGHT = c/n 536 Emirates A332

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Feb 22, 2003 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Probable New Lufthansa/Privatair Routes
Replies: 6
Views: 3737

RE: Probable New Lufthansa/Privatair Routes

Soon to be A319's !!

c/n 1955 A319-131 Privatair

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Dirt Cheap Air Daytrips From HKG?
Replies: 3
Views: 2100

RE: Any Dirt Cheap Air Daytrips From HKG?

There are no cheap fares from HKG, cheapest I know is (was) Cebu Pacific to Manila which was about HK$ 999 (thats US$ 128)

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 11:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX A340-600 HKG-LHR?
Replies: 21
Views: 4638

RE: CX A340-600 HKG-LHR?

If you do any spotting please let me know.

As for the A346 its now on the LAX route with some asian flights, soon that chages to Sydney ans asian flights. Not heard of them going to the UK.

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iranian Plain With 290 On Board Missing From Radar
Replies: 99
Views: 8812

RE: Iranian Plain With 290 On Board Missing From Radar

Now I think about it your correct. When those US soldiers start dropping in Iraq I'll be saying "who cares", I mean what did you expect when you joined the military ?? So what about the special forces in the US ?. You know the guys that do the stuff we never hear about ??. Are they terrorists ??<br>...

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Quantas Earnings Soar 130% (AP Article)
Replies: 24
Views: 2343

RE: Quantas Earnings Soar 130% (AP Article)

Whatss teh porlbme, ew lal knwo its QANTAS.

 Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Was The CX A306F Deal Ever Confirmed?
Replies: 1
Views: 2425

Was The CX A306F Deal Ever Confirmed?

We all know that CX are getting A300-600F's for the DHL/Air Hong Kong deal but was it ever CONFIRMED. When I say confirmed I mean as in Airbus or Cathay putting it on their site.

Thanks.

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OH-LGE Left PAE Today
Replies: 7
Views: 1837

RE: OH-LGE Left PAE Today

Nice, another reg for me to look for in Hong Kong !!

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 21, 2003 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This Really The Wreck Of The Crashed GF A320?
Replies: 15
Views: 6041

RE: Is This Really The Wreck Of The Crashed GF A320?

Sorry to burst your bubble L-188 but just because there is a N mentioned it does not mean its the reg !!

Thats the construction number and I would guess its for c/n 536 a Emirates A330-200.


The moderators should be advised of this and his wording changed

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by hkgspotter1
Thu Feb 20, 2003 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Aircraft You Love The Best?
Replies: 47
Views: 5821

RE: Which Aircraft You Love The Best?

L1011 and the A340-600.

As for Frank's 747SP pics....... standing on a hill  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by hkgspotter1
Thu Feb 20, 2003 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iranian Plain With 290 On Board Missing From Radar
Replies: 99
Views: 8812

RE: Iranian Plain With 290 On Board Missing From Radar

It makes me sick how you Americans (Not <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy">ALL</acronym>) look at any person from the middle East, or any other part of the world thats not behind the monkey man Bush as SCUM. Those guys that died in this accident ar...

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by hkgspotter1
Thu Feb 20, 2003 9:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iranian Plain With 290 On Board Missing From Radar
Replies: 99
Views: 8812

RE: Iranian Plain With 290 On Board Missing From Radar

Very strange how you guys never mentioned the Iranian air force 747's. When I heard 300 + thats the first thing that came to mind.

Now we know its russian....but what !!

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by hkgspotter1
Thu Feb 20, 2003 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 773ER First Flight - Airliners Will Be There
Replies: 12
Views: 3572

RE: 773ER First Flight - Airliners Will Be There

Its never flown !!. Thats news to me........

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 19, 2003 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Going On At These Pictures?
Replies: 11
Views: 5676

RE: What Is Going On At These Pictures?

Thats funny, I knew what this topic would be about before I opened it !!

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 18, 2003 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas A330 Delivery Flight
Replies: 6
Views: 3386

RE: Qantas A330 Delivery Flight

I would guess it was direct, don't think they did any site seeing or low passes along the way  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 18, 2003 11:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asian Airlines Pilots
Replies: 9
Views: 2222

RE: Asian Airlines Pilots

CI has ex Cathay pilots now that got fired by Cathay.

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by hkgspotter1
Mon Feb 17, 2003 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st International SAA A346 Flight (to HKG)
Replies: 14
Views: 4337

RE: 1st International SAA A346 Flight (to HKG)

The 742 is still here and is now due to leave 48 hours late. Aircraft will go to Bangkok as <acronym title="South African Airways">SA</acronym> 4287. I assume it will operate a flight from <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym> to <acronym title="Jo...

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by hkgspotter1
Mon Feb 17, 2003 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st International SAA A346 Flight (to HKG)
Replies: 14
Views: 4337

RE: 1st International SAA A346 Flight (to HKG)

What a way for the 742 to go out of service to Hong Kong !!. The Saturday flight was still there when I laft the airport at mid afternoon on Sunday. When I looked on the airport system there was no departure yesterday or today !!

As for the arrival of the A346 is due in about 90 minutes.

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by hkgspotter1
Sat Feb 15, 2003 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Review Mag - Hellloooooo
Replies: 56
Views: 6663

RE: Airline Review Mag - Hellloooooo

The forum is back !!..... No magazine .....

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by hkgspotter1
Fri Feb 14, 2003 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dont Track Us On Radar?
Replies: 2
Views: 1845

Dont Track Us On Radar?

I know this is about a USAF plane but I think more people here can answer the question. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/319855/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/319855/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/ph...

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by hkgspotter1
Thu Feb 13, 2003 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smokers Delight
Replies: 23
Views: 3794

RE: Smokers Delight

Smoking sucks big time.

Its funny how grugs are illegal but Smoking is OK, even when it does kill you !!.

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by hkgspotter1
Wed Feb 12, 2003 10:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Review Mag - Hellloooooo
Replies: 56
Views: 6663

RE: Airline Review Mag - Hellloooooo

Captaingomers,

As they say if you don't like what you read don't !!.

So who can tell me what happened to the forum ??

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 11, 2003 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Review Mag - Hellloooooo
Replies: 56
Views: 6663

RE: Airline Review Mag - Hellloooooo

No mag here in HKG and their forum has gone !!

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 11, 2003 12:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Locked Down Airports...List Here.
Replies: 33
Views: 3885

RE: Locked Down Airports...List Here.

What % of people in America have family going back 100 - 150 years or so ??

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 11, 2003 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa B744 In Star Alliance C/s - First Pic
Replies: 46
Views: 10848

RE: Lufthansa B744 In Star Alliance C/s - First Pic

The Varig 743 only had stickers on one side and NEVER flew.

This LH looks TERRIBLE, the titles look way too high. I can't think of anything nice to say about it.

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 11, 2003 11:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysian A330-200 Pictures...
Replies: 39
Views: 5166

RE: Malaysian A330-200 Pictures...

Nice pics, don't see the big deal though as they already have the A330 in service, just a little longer.

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 11, 2003 11:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot Gets Rid Of Hammer And Sickle
Replies: 18
Views: 5734

RE: Aeroflot Gets Rid Of Hammer And Sickle

The hammer and sickle looked great. I happen to like their scheme, makes the AA, UA, AF, LH schemes look boring.

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by hkgspotter1
Tue Feb 11, 2003 11:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus 330 Order Confirmed By Egypt Air
Replies: 20
Views: 4868

RE: Airbus 330 Order Confirmed By Egypt Air

Great news, thats even more Airbus orders. Can't wait to see the A346 in their colours.

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by hkgspotter1
Mon Feb 10, 2003 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL 773 - Seating Info?
Replies: 1
Views: 4845

RE: JAL 773 - Seating Info?

Is it possible that a plane as long as the 773 could have only 20-25 rows before the wing ??

The 773 is only domestic (at this time) so I don't see a problem.

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by hkgspotter1
Sun Feb 09, 2003 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA A346 Flypast At Cricket World Cup Game
Replies: 14
Views: 4099

RE: SAA A346 Flypast At Cricket World Cup Game

Have any of you seen the AMAZING video about the SAA flypast's. Once with the A300, once with the 747-300 Special colours and once with a 747-300 and two 744's !!

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by hkgspotter1
Sun Feb 09, 2003 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How To Differentiate The B744 And B744ER?
Replies: 10
Views: 4104

RE: How To Differentiate The B744 And B744ER?

How about the different engines !!. Also note the 744ER has white painted engines, the others are grey.

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by hkgspotter1
Sun Feb 09, 2003 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL Disney Sea Is No More......
Replies: 10
Views: 3937

RE: JAL Disney Sea Is No More......

Thanks HlywdCatft,

I just say it the way it is.

Rgds
Daryl

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by hkgspotter1
Sun Feb 09, 2003 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FLL In Full Spotter Lockdown.
Replies: 52
Views: 4593

RE: FLL In Full Spotter Lockdown.

What a load of crap. Do they think one of the millions that are pissed with the USA are going to do anything from a public spot !!. No, go into a side street, or a park, a warehouse or anything. This is just stupidity, what are they trying to prove by making a airport a security zone ??. Its the peo...

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