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by snn2003
Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlasglobal A321 at ORD?
Replies: 5
Views: 848

Re: Atlasglobal A321 at ORD?

Thanks for the info everyone.

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by snn2003
Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlasglobal A321 at ORD?
Replies: 5
Views: 848

Atlasglobal A321 in Chicago?

I just had TC-AGI taxi past me here at ORD. Looks like she arrived from KEF as KK9983. Does anyone know why she is here?

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by snn2003
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WS to FCO from YYC
Replies: 2
Views: 660

Re: WS to FCO from YYC

This is pretty cool. I have enjoyed watching their expansion.

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by snn2003
Thu Oct 17, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas one way one-off 744 SYD-LAX 13OCT19
Replies: 45
Views: 12875

Re: Qantas one way one-off 744 SYD-LAX 13OCT19

eagles94 wrote:
sonicruiser wrote:
tullamarine wrote:
Coke


As in Coca-Cola? What do they need a 747 for?


..........to make cans.......


This is amazing.

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by snn2003
Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA diversion to Yuma
Replies: 27
Views: 4764

Re: AA diversion to Yuma

Boof02671 wrote:
Microwave in the kitchen?

I saw that also. I think they mean oven.

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by snn2003
Wed May 29, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Airline Ads
Replies: 59
Views: 3744

Re: Best Airline Ads

My favorite of all time was the Southwest Airlines Wanna get away? ad with the guy putting coins into the drive-up banking tubes. I must have watched it a dozen times. Absolutely Hilarious. I also liked the AirTran ad making fun of Southwest's "cattle-car" boarding prossess.

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by snn2003
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger gets plane to himself
Replies: 77
Views: 14573

Re: Passenger gets plane to himself

I've worked flights like this twice. Once with CO from Calgary to Houston. The inbound had diverted to Edmonton due to weather the night before. At the time we didn't serve Edmonton so it was a bit of a cluster and so out 7am flight to Houston left 14hrs late and with only one passenger. The second ...

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by snn2003
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 4 Sikhs allegedly deboarded cause a lady felt threatened from them
Replies: 47
Views: 7208

Re: 4 Sikhs allegedly deboarded cause a lady felt threatened from them

This is definitely a United 737. What a sad story. If she was upset, she should have been removed.

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by snn2003
Mon Dec 17, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cars in Airlines Livery
Replies: 21
Views: 3413

Re: Cars in Airlines Livery

[img]http://mtsmanufacturing.com/images/flyi4_big.jpg


I used to see these FlyI trucks one from time to time.

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by snn2003
Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United A321
Replies: 47
Views: 8542

Re: United A321

The previous VP of Inflight used to have a BEAUTIFUL model of an Airbus A340 in Continental paint. He said they gave it to him back when we were considering that plane as an option. Perks of the job I guess.

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by snn2003
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Salvage BOAC Vicount Model
Replies: 1
Views: 1312

Re: Salvage BOAC Vicount Model

I would love to see pictures of it. Also what are the dimensions?

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by snn2003
Fri Jul 06, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA: Seat size not their concern
Replies: 124
Views: 13860

Re: FAA: Seat size not their concern

I think that a 28" seat pitch is great. Not to sit in but it allows airlines like Spirit and Ryanair to do what they do best, get someone from A to B cheaply. If you want anything more than that you pay more. But having low prices puts downward pressure on the legacies. They have been selling ...

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by snn2003
Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Western Global Airlines
Replies: 20
Views: 2906

Re: Western Global Airlines

ordpark wrote:
They have become a pretty regular visitor at ORD recently also.


They have had a 747 parked at the ORD cargo ramp for over a week.

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by snn2003
Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta ejects passengers over airplane mode spat
Replies: 177
Views: 17090

Re: Delta ejects passengers over airplane mode spat

So, as a Flight Attendant myself, I tend not to reply to these posts, but two weeks ago my crew had a surprise inspection from someone from the FAA. During our de-briefing after the flight he made sure to impress upon us that passengers should only get two warnings before escalation the situation. H...

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by snn2003
Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: 1/144 Allegiant Air MD-80 build
Replies: 1
Views: 1076

Re: 1/144 Allegiant Air MD-80 build

Looks great.

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by snn2003
Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: O'Hare terminal expansion design options
Replies: 20
Views: 5801

Re: O'Hare terminal expansion design options

I like the latest TAP. I can see it being successful. Any idea about how long until approval and groundbreaking?

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by snn2003
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Niki Lauda purchases NIKI
Replies: 194
Views: 42960

Re: IAG buys NIKI for 20m EUR

Keeping~740 employees is not too bad. They only had about 850 when they closed.

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by snn2003
Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2017
Replies: 1935
Views: 327450

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2017

#860 will be a STC, scheduled ETR 23 Dec, but then believe it does the NGS install mod, another STC maybe. #854 will be a STC, scheduled ETR 24 Jan, but then believe it too does the NGS install mod, another STC maybe. All 753 scheduled completion, Sept 27 2018. http://theflight.info/wp-content/gall...

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by snn2003
Sun Nov 05, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Flight Attendant aircraft qualification
Replies: 15
Views: 2223

Re: Flight Attendant aircraft qualification

All UA Flight Attendants are qualified on all UA aircraft, regardless of subsidiary.

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by snn2003
Sat Sep 02, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2017
Replies: 1935
Views: 327450

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2017

Anyone have any idea when we will start to see the 753 arrive in the new configuration?

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by snn2003
Wed Aug 30, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Is it right to take saftey cards?
Replies: 13
Views: 2981

Re: Is it right to take saftey cards?

I'm a F/A for a large Airline. We keep spares on every airplane. Whenever a collector or a kid asks I will give them one of the new ones.

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by snn2003
Thu Jul 13, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737 MAX Production Thread - Part 1
Replies: 846
Views: 255583

Re: Boeing 737 MAX Production Thread - Part 1

Can anyone tell me when United will be getting their first Max9?

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by snn2003
Sun May 22, 2016 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Busiest Purely Domestic Airport
Replies: 59
Views: 13802

RE: Busiest Purely Domestic Airport

I don't know how accurate this is but someone told me the other day it was DBQ, in Dubuque, Iowa. I am not 100% on that.

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by snn2003
Fri Dec 11, 2015 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Island Air Is Folding.
Replies: 19
Views: 8793

Island Air Is Folding.

Please delete this of it's a duplicate post. Sad news for us from New England.

http://m.capecodtimes.com/article/20151211/NEWS/151219850

[Edited 2015-12-11 12:22:22]

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by snn2003
Sat Nov 07, 2015 10:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Safety Cards - Buy/sell/trade
Replies: 5
Views: 5827

RE: Safety Cards - Buy/sell/trade

Does anyone have a Valujet card? I would love to find one. I'm Spain interested in anything particularly unique.
SNN

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by snn2003
Sat Nov 07, 2015 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2015 - Bombardier Orders
Replies: 13
Views: 9411

RE: Dubai Air Show 2015 - Bombardier Orders

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

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by snn2003
Thu Oct 23, 2014 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status Part 21
Replies: 219
Views: 35634

RE: United Fleet Upgrade Status Part 21

Would the E190's be operated by United crews?

SNN

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by snn2003
Mon Dec 16, 2013 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Lav/seat Config For UA 737-800/900 Fleet?
Replies: 29
Views: 14613

RE: New Lav/seat Config For UA 737-800/900 Fleet?

I am a F/A for United. They sent us an update for our manuals this month, complete with a new seating chart for the 737-900. I am happy to report that the mid-lav will be here to stay. But as reported above, the last few of the 800's in the 20/132 configuration will be going away pretty soon. Hope t...

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by snn2003
Fri Mar 23, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAirways Talking To Creditors About AA Takeover
Replies: 189
Views: 27517

USAirways Talking To Creditors About AA Takeover

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cle757" class="quote" target="_blank">cle757</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>I think they should name the company TWA!</i...

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by snn2003
Fri Jan 20, 2012 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 8
Replies: 263
Views: 41199

RE: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 8

I will be on A/C 279 on Saturday from MFE-IAH. Ill try and snap a picture or two.

SNN

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by snn2003
Fri Dec 02, 2011 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A United A380 May Be On The Way
Replies: 244
Views: 51326

A United A380 May Be On The Way

I did not see this posted anywhere. I guess this would be good news for those that want some more A380 action in the US. <a href="http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/generic/story_channel.jsp?channel=comm&id=news/avd/2011/12/02/01.xml" target="_blank">http://www.aviationweek.com/aw/gener...comm&i...

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by snn2003
Tue Aug 23, 2011 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA To Buy 11K IPads For Flight Crew
Replies: 30
Views: 14488

RE: UA To Buy 11K IPads For Flight Crew

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/OOSLC" class="quote" target="_blank">OOSLC</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>I've always wondered what happens if the battery...

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by snn2003
Wed Feb 16, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Greatest Aviation Movie Ever?
Replies: 46
Views: 5477

RE: Greatest Aviation Movie Ever?

1) Fate is the Hunter
2) Airport
3) Airplane
4) The Hight and the Mighty

SNN2003

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by snn2003
Sat Feb 12, 2011 3:46 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Hiring As A Flight Attendant Under The Posted Age?
Replies: 15
Views: 11275

RE: Hiring As A Flight Attendant Under The Posted Age?

At my airline when I was hired you had to be 21, but the technical rule was that you had to be 21 on the day you started training. So I would apply anyway. They could have a similar rule.
SNN

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by snn2003
Sat Apr 03, 2010 2:53 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Recorded Announcements
Replies: 27
Views: 7734

RE: Recorded Announcements

Most of <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>'s early 737's (300/500) have an automated announcement system. On the -700's there is only one announcement and its for when the captain turns on the seatbelt sign. "Ladies and Gentlemen, the captain has illuminated the "Fasten Seatbel...

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by snn2003
Thu Dec 31, 2009 1:07 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Looking For 747SP Safety Cards!Have A [email protected]@k Please
Replies: 4
Views: 9854

RE: Looking For 747SP Safety Cards!Have A [email protected]@k Please

I have a card from PIA labeled 747B. Is that what you are looking for?

SNN

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by snn2003
Sat Jul 18, 2009 8:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cabin Crew Trainers
Replies: 9
Views: 5972

Cabin Crew Trainers

Hello All! So at <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>, in the cabin crew training center, they have an old 737-200 (N17252) on hydraulics that they use as a cabin trainer, they run evacuation prep and drills out of it. But what do other airlines use? Do they have the same thing o...

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by snn2003
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AznMadSci Does The Do! The CO Do IV!
Replies: 12
Views: 22625

RE: AznMadSci Does The Do! The CO Do IV!

I wish I had know it was going on, I would have volunteered to work it. Oh the number of times I went down that slide during training! I am glad you had a good time visiting my company and I am glad to see a few extra people now better understand my 6 weeks of training.

SNN

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by snn2003
Mon Dec 17, 2007 10:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Delta F/A Class
Replies: 2
Views: 2948

RE: New Delta F/A Class

Grrr...I've been waiting for a call to schedule my interview since Nov 20th. Oh well, Maybe next class?
Snn

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by snn2003
Mon Dec 17, 2007 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Delta F/A Class
Replies: 2
Views: 2948

New Delta F/A Class

Hello everyone,
Dose anyone know if the training class scheduled for Jan 7th is full yet?
Thanks
SNN

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by snn2003
Tue Dec 11, 2007 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Price Gouging For The Holidays?
Replies: 22
Views: 4683

RE: Airlines Price Gouging For The Holidays?

I found a $600 r/t on <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> from <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> to <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> and it was only a few days advance notice. I though...

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by snn2003
Sat Dec 08, 2007 3:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA Screener Arrested At JFK
Replies: 64
Views: 12806

RE: TSA Screener Arrested At JFK

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by snn2003
Mon Dec 03, 2007 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Herald: Remembering Eastern 401
Replies: 22
Views: 4379

RE: Miami Herald: Remembering Eastern 401

The one thing from this story that made me almost want to cry was "Oh, Mercy, stop complaining. It's the holidays. If we're a little late, it's overtime" Moments later Pat Ghyssels was to die in the crash. She wouldn't make it at all.

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by snn2003
Wed Nov 28, 2007 4:59 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Exactly Is NonRevving?
Replies: 55
Views: 7197

RE: What Exactly Is NonRevving?

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by snn2003
Sat Nov 17, 2007 1:50 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Creat Your Own Airline V5
Replies: 22
Views: 17716

RE: Creat Your Own Airline V5

Air New England Up Up and Away Regional Airline <acronym title="Harmony Airways (Canada)">HQ</acronym>: Manchester, <acronym title="All-Nippon Airways (Japan)">NH</acronym> Destinations: (* Designates Hub City) <acronym title="Albany - International (County) (ALB / KALB), USA - New York">ALB</acrony...

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by snn2003
Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cut The BS-- Airlines/PAX Can Afford Restoring Pay
Replies: 142
Views: 10740

RE: Cut The BS-- Airlines/PAX Can Afford Restoring Pay

This is why I don't fly AA.....

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by snn2003
Sun Sep 30, 2007 3:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Airline To Work For?
Replies: 3
Views: 11894

Best Airline To Work For?

What do you guys think is the best airline to work for? Ir maybe the best place to be based? I'm looking for a CSA position to start in December. I'm looking mainly at <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> but dose anyone have another suggestion? Thanks in advance! <acronym title=...

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by snn2003
Fri Aug 17, 2007 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Recalls 460 ex-TWA Flight Attendants
Replies: 94
Views: 10096

RE: AA Recalls 460 Ex-TWA Flight Attendants

Woot! My mother is getting recalled. She needed to get out more anyway. Think she'll get her 33 years of seniority back?
SNN

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by snn2003
Fri Aug 10, 2007 4:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Richard Branson Lies!
Replies: 306
Views: 29785

RE: Richard Branson Lies!

Can't we all just get along?

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