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by trickijedi
Sun Jul 23, 2006 9:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: End Of The Cebu Pacific DC9 Era In The Philippines
Replies: 26
Views: 8862

RE: End Of The Cebu Pacific DC9 Era In The Philippines

Hahaha!  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/bouncy.gif" alt="bouncy" border=0>  I see that the Tagalog lessons are in session here. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left:...

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by trickijedi
Wed Jul 19, 2006 12:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3547

RE: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?

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by trickijedi
Tue Jul 18, 2006 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3547

RE: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?

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by trickijedi
Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3547

RE: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?

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by trickijedi
Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3547

RE: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?

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by trickijedi
Tue Jul 18, 2006 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: End Of The Cebu Pacific DC9 Era In The Philippines
Replies: 26
Views: 8862

RE: End Of The Cebu Pacific DC9 Era In The Philippines

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by trickijedi
Mon Jul 17, 2006 9:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: End Of The Cebu Pacific DC9 Era In The Philippines
Replies: 26
Views: 8862

RE: End Of The Cebu Pacific DC9 Era In The Philippines

In all honesty, I'm glad the <acronym title="Cebu Pacific Air (Philippines)">5J</acronym> 9's are being replaced. Other than their specialty livery colors and occasional nostalgia, I never really did like them. For some reason, they felt tighter and more uncomfortable than <acronym title="Northwest ...

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by trickijedi
Mon Jul 17, 2006 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?
Replies: 9
Views: 3547

Airlines Flying SIN-CCU Besides SQ?

Hi all, I'm wondering which other airlines fly <acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym>-CCU besides <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym>? <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> is fine with me however they only fly 4x a week. I know Jetstar Asia...

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by trickijedi
Thu May 19, 2005 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 727 Party Limo On Ebay! Cool!
Replies: 18
Views: 3635

RE: 727 Party Limo On Ebay! Cool!

I'd like to see that thing cruise down Las Vegas Boulevard with its wings.

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by trickijedi
Wed May 18, 2005 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: To Manila By Air France
Replies: 20
Views: 4860

RE: To Manila By Air France

Just a suggestion... if you really want to fly <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> why don't you take <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> to <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHH...

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by trickijedi
Wed May 18, 2005 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Walkway From UA Terminal To International At SFO?
Replies: 19
Views: 6558

RE: Walkway From UA Terminal To International At SFO?

Carpethead, I have normally taken direct transpac flights from <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> (to <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> or <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap K...

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by trickijedi
Tue May 17, 2005 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Walkway From UA Terminal To International At SFO?
Replies: 19
Views: 6558

RE: Walkway From UA Terminal To International At SFO?

Thanks guys. Exiting the secured area and then re-entering is no problem. I'm just trying to avoid taking the AirTrain. I've never walked from the domestic terminal to the international terminal but I have taken the aforementioned bus before. However when I took it, I was under the assumption that t...

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by trickijedi
Tue May 17, 2005 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Walkway From UA Terminal To International At SFO?
Replies: 19
Views: 6558

Walkway From UA Terminal To International At SFO?

I have connected on many international flights from <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> in the past however my previous flights from <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> to <acronym title="S...

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by trickijedi
Thu Dec 16, 2004 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying SAS; Should I Transit Through CPH Or ARN?
Replies: 10
Views: 3974

RE: Flying SAS; Should I Transit Through CPH Or AR

<i>Love those comfy chairs at <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> that you can relax and sleep in. Great place to view all the SAS planes as well</i> Just checked out the <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> site!  <img ...

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by trickijedi
Thu Dec 16, 2004 12:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying SAS; Should I Transit Through CPH Or ARN?
Replies: 10
Views: 3974

RE: Flying SAS; Should I Transit Through CPH Or AR

<i>You wan't have any time to see Stockholm if you take the connection at <acronym title="Stockholm - Arlanda (ARN / ESSA), Sweden">ARN</acronym>. You arrive at 6.30 am from <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym> and flight SK945 to <acronym title="...

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by trickijedi
Thu Dec 16, 2004 11:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Verbal Traffic With Pilots And Tower
Replies: 2
Views: 2888

RE: Verbal Traffic With Pilots And Tower

A lot! You figure clearance has to be made from metering to ground to tower to eventually departure. And depending on the airport, there's a lot of communication to guide the aircraft from other traffic. I listen to Channel 9 whenever I fly and even though I've heard it a million times, I still find...

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by trickijedi
Wed Dec 15, 2004 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying SAS; Should I Transit Through CPH Or ARN?
Replies: 10
Views: 3974

Flying SAS; Should I Transit Through CPH Or ARN?

In going through my flight options for a trip this summer, I have the option to fly SAS back to <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> from either <acronym title="Copenhagen - Kastrup (CPH / EKCH), Denmark">CPH</acronym> or <acronym title="Stockhol...

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by trickijedi
Tue Nov 30, 2004 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSite
Replies: 14
Views: 7893

RE: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSit

Well it's been more than 24 hours later and the site now appears to be down. Perhaps they are rectifying the problem at this moment. My first thought whenever I see or hear about airline sites (or merchant sites) being hacked into is how vulnerable these sites truly are. Subversion is certainly a po...

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by trickijedi
Mon Nov 29, 2004 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSite
Replies: 14
Views: 7893

RE: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSit

Here's a screen shot of it.

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by trickijedi
Mon Nov 29, 2004 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSite
Replies: 14
Views: 7893

Someone Hacked Into Philippine Airlines WebSite

Weird. Looks like someone hacked into Philippine Airlines' website. Once you click on <a href="http://www.philippineairlines.com" target=_blank>http://www.philippineairlines.com</a>, instead of the homepage being displayed, you will see a black background with the words "Kernel Attack" written in re...

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by trickijedi
Thu Nov 04, 2004 1:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest's 2-Letter Code
Replies: 30
Views: 20508

RE: Southwest's 2-Letter Code

WN stands for "Wer'e Nuts".

Read the book "Nuts" and you'll get a better underastanding of WN's philosophy. It's written by Herb Kelleher, WN's President.

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by trickijedi
Fri Oct 29, 2004 11:01 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Replying To A Thread Without Entering Password
Replies: 4
Views: 799

RE: Replying To A Thread Without Entering Password

Just for the hell of it, I tried it a few times and all I kept getting was "Please fill in username, password, topic and body." repeatedly.

Unless of course they've fixed it...

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by trickijedi
Thu Oct 28, 2004 5:35 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: The Most Popular Thread Ever
Replies: 11
Views: 1599

RE: The Most Popular Thread Ever

Oh man, I remember coming home from work early on 9.11 and following what's been going on on that day through the forums on A.Net (among other places). Unfortunately, I certainly remember that thread very well.

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 27, 2004 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 747 Seats?
Replies: 4
Views: 2086

RE: UA 747 Seats?

http://www.seatguru.com

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 27, 2004 12:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where Is Everyone Flying Over X-mas?
Replies: 50
Views: 4394

RE: Where Is Everyone Flying Over X-mas?

I should be somewhere over the Pacific headed to Singapore!  Big thumbs up

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 27, 2004 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Political No No Routes That Would Make Lots Of $
Replies: 35
Views: 6468

RE: Political No No Routes That Would Make Lots Of

<i>Pyongyang-Seoul (until the day when high-speed trains ply between the two cities).</i> ...or Pyongyang to its major "neighboring" cities as well - <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>, <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok Interna...

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 27, 2004 8:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATA Bankrupt, To Sell MDW To AirTran
Replies: 79
Views: 13357

RE: ATA Bankrupt, To Sell MDW To AirTran

Wow, it seems like it was just yesterday that I kept hearing news about ATA's new livery, new planes and new focus.

I hope its employees become more truly committed that ever.

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 27, 2004 12:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Airlines Reported To 'resume' India
Replies: 12
Views: 4348

RE: Philippine Airlines Reported To 'resume' India

Great news.. I wonder if this could possibly spark some type of agreement with <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> or even perhaps one of the many Indian domestic carriers that could shuttle PAL passengers to various domestic destinations. <i>PAL was the first international airline they saw ther...

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 26, 2004 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying On Christmas Day
Replies: 59
Views: 10528

RE: Flying On Christmas Day

I flew on New Year's Day last year on <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> from <acronym title="Manila - Ninoy Aquino International (Col Jesus A Villamor AB) (MNL / RPLL), Philippines">MNL</acronym> to <acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> and it was b...

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 26, 2004 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx Crash Publicity In Movie "Castaway"
Replies: 30
Views: 14686

RE: FedEx Crash Publicity In Movie "Castaway"

I think you can rate it positively

Nice play on (aviation) words!  Big thumbs up

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 26, 2004 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Lower Galley
Replies: 30
Views: 10695

RE: 747 Lower Galley

May have been from here too http://www.airhollywood.com

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 26, 2004 12:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ticket Class Question
Replies: 10
Views: 7755

RE: Ticket Class Question

LondonKate, what airline? I can provide you United's.

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by trickijedi
Sat Oct 23, 2004 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA And Their Spelling
Replies: 31
Views: 5996

RE: AA And Their Spelling

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by trickijedi
Thu Oct 21, 2004 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD Spotter Question: Police Hassle?
Replies: 10
Views: 2501

RE: ORD Spotter Question: Police Hassle?

Manta, I cannot tell you how many times I have been hassled by <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> security over the years... most happened before 9.11. They've looked through my bags, taken down my info, grilled me thoroughly... no strip search...

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by trickijedi
Thu Oct 21, 2004 10:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reward Seats Limited?
Replies: 15
Views: 2244

RE: Reward Seats Limited?

Depending on your route and destination, reward seats can fill up pretty fast. Reward seats on flight to <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> from the mainland for instance can be as good as gone up to 6 months prior. The last t...

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by trickijedi
Thu Oct 21, 2004 9:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline 2 Letter Codes
Replies: 42
Views: 23092

RE: Airline 2 Letter Codes

Southwest got WN for Wer'e Nuts!

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?
Replies: 24
Views: 4608

RE: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?

Jasepl, <i>Also, not all of them seem to be consistent in stamping passports. I go to France often and they don't stamp my passport at times.</i> Yes this has happened to me more than once as well. Apparently France (or at least <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France...

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 1:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?
Replies: 24
Views: 4608

RE: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?

Csavel,

The departure tax in Manila (and assumingly in Peru) is not handled by immigration officers... it's a seperate line just for departure taxes, usually after check-in and before imig and is handled by non-imig airport employees.

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Connection Plane Crashes In Missouri
Replies: 81
Views: 26660

RE: American Connection Plane Crashes In Missouri

Uh oh... this doesn't look good at all.

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?
Replies: 24
Views: 4608

RE: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?

RoseFlyer, I'm not sure whether your reply was directed toward my reply or ETStar's original post but yes you are correct... the US does not control anyone from leaving the country and the only reason one has to provide passport info is for entrance to the destination country, such as approrpiate an...

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?
Replies: 24
Views: 4608

RE: International Flight: Check Passport Counters?

Well most (if not all) of the countries I've been to has required me to pass through immigrations and turn in exit forms along with a stamp on my passport. After check-in, immigration follows right after. The US however, does not have immigration counters upon exit. If there are any forms to be turn...

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 6:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Heaven...ANC?
Replies: 7
Views: 1699

RE: 747 Heaven...ANC?

<i><acronym title="Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (ANC / PANC), USA - Alaska">ANC</acronym> sees a lot of Freighter 747 traffic, but with the exception of Korean, China, and Asiana, almost no passenger 747 traffic.</i> L-188 I believe <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acro...

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by trickijedi
Wed Oct 20, 2004 6:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Heaven...ANC?
Replies: 7
Views: 1699

RE: 747 Heaven...ANC?

I can see how it's easy to assume that <acronym title="Anchorage - Ted Stevens International (ANC / PANC), USA - Alaska">ANC</acronym> has more heavy 747 traffic due to most planes landing there being cargo planes. However its 747 frequency compared to other airports. For instance, 747 frequency at ...

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 19, 2004 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Indonesian LCC?
Replies: 10
Views: 1986

RE: New Indonesian LCC?

<i>Hopefully one day <acronym title="Air Asia (Malaysia)">AK</acronym> will also start another subsidiary in the Philippines to cover the all 4 corners of Southeast Asia.</i> Yes, I am hoping for this as well. Right now Air Asia flies 2x weekly to Subic Bay on charter flights... however when not ful...

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 19, 2004 1:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aetra Best Airports Award 2003 - DXB, SIN & KUL
Replies: 1
Views: 3024

RE: Aetra Best Airports Award 2003 - DXB, SIN & KUL

Although I have never of this award either, in all honestly I never expected <acronym title="Kuala Lumpur - International (Sepang) (KUL / WMKK), Malaysia">KUL</acronym> to be in the top three for any award. I have heard <acronym title="Kuala Lumpur - International (Sepang) (KUL / WMKK), Malaysia">KU...

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 19, 2004 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Worst Airport Security Lines.
Replies: 15
Views: 4171

RE: Worst Airport Security Lines.

In case you're curious, here's a topic somewhat similar to yours that was started in the Polls and Prefs Forum: <a href="http://www.airliners.net/discussions/aviation_polls/read.main/21278/4/" target=_blank>http://www.airliners.net/discussions/aviation_polls/read.main/21278/4/</a> Anyway, <acronym t...

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by trickijedi
Tue Oct 19, 2004 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Big Airports Without Jet Bridges
Replies: 64
Views: 15716

RE: Big Airports Without Jet Bridges

There are many airports in the Philippines (albeit rather smaller ones, most of which only have one runway) that do not use jet bridges. In fact, most only have one terminal. One of the things I love about landing in rural locations is the opportunity to be able to use the stairs when deplaning and ...

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by trickijedi
Sat Oct 16, 2004 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Daytime Flight - Blades Down?
Replies: 20
Views: 2908

RE: Daytime Flight - Blades Down?

Could it possibly have anything to do with the being able to see the in-flight movie much clearer? Because on many of my flights the FA's have asked passengers (although not mandatory) to lower the shades to be able to see the screen better.

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by trickijedi
Sat Oct 16, 2004 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passports Not Required
Replies: 6
Views: 1847

RE: Passports Not Required

I have crossed the Canadian border several times without a passport... just driver's license.. however I have only crossed busy borders such as Port Huron, Detroit and Vancouver, if that's any indication of anything. When I fly, I always have my passport with me and they always stamp it so I'm assum...

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