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by chase
Sun Aug 05, 2012 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help ID 2 A/c Wrecks Found Off Florida
Replies: 3
Views: 2939

Help ID 2 A/c Wrecks Found Off Florida

Divers recently found two different aircraft wrecks off of St. Augustine, Florida. They are looking for help from knowledgeable people to <acronym title="Normandie Aviation (France)">ID</acronym> the models. I bet somebody here has knowledge that would be useful. Thanks! Lots of photos and videos he...

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by chase
Fri Mar 02, 2012 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Middle Management Airline Work
Replies: 36
Views: 7108

RE: Middle Management Airline Work

I worked as a software developer for <acronym title="American Trans Air (USA)">TZ</acronym>. With the Fall 2004 layoffs, I moved over onto their website team. I had no prior experience working for airlines (though my father had worked for 3, my uncle had worked for 2, and I definitely had prior enth...

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by chase
Thu Feb 10, 2011 7:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying W/ Homemade Electronics In Baggage?
Replies: 1
Views: 3890

Flying W/ Homemade Electronics In Baggage?

With the <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> on high alert the past 10 years or so, I'm curious to know if it is possible for one to fly with homemade electronics, and if there are any specific procedures one should follow beforehand. Let me explain. I like astrono...

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by chase
Tue Sep 07, 2010 11:13 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines With Silly Names / Logos...
Replies: 36
Views: 8957

RE: Airlines With Silly Names / Logos...

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DutchBoeing" class="quote" target="_blank">DutchBoeing</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>which marketing brainiac thou...

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by chase
Thu May 13, 2010 1:17 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Iron Curtain's Effect On ATC?
Replies: 8
Views: 5208

Iron Curtain's Effect On ATC?

I apologize if this has been asked before - I did a quick search, but didn't find anything. Anyway, I am curious to know what the effect of the Iron Curtain was on ATC at that time. Does anyone have any resources they could point me to? I'm curious to know things like the effect on handoffs from one...

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by chase
Mon Jan 25, 2010 9:04 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How To Find Location Of A Waypoint
Replies: 10
Views: 39744

RE: How To Find Location Of A Waypoint

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by chase
Mon Jan 25, 2010 8:54 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Your Aviation Job
Replies: 180
Views: 14360

RE: Your Aviation Job

I was a software engineer for an airline that used to exist in the US. Initially I worked on back-end stuff, such as the database that contained all the ACARS data and optimizing which aircraft should go to which gate for greatest efficiency. Then I worked on the website and had primary responsibili...

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by chase
Mon Jan 25, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Has "effective Cabin Pressure" Changed Recently?
Replies: 11
Views: 6100

Has "effective Cabin Pressure" Changed Recently?

I'm sure I have my numbers off a bit, but as I recall, most A/B pax aircraft are pressurized to the same air pressure that you'd experience if you were standing on a mountain about 8000' high. And I seem to recall that one of the 787's selling points was that it would allow a higher interior pressur...

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by chase
Mon Jan 18, 2010 6:09 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Could The Y-3 Become A Triple Aisle Design?
Replies: 26
Views: 13253

RE: Could The Y-3 Become A Triple Aisle Design?

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by chase
Sat Aug 08, 2009 3:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines That Changed Their Livery The Most
Replies: 21
Views: 9374

RE: Airlines That Changed Their Livery The Most

It seems like most people are answering the question "who has changed their livery the most *frequently*?". It would also be interesting to discuss "who has changed their livery the most *drastically*?". I'm not sure which one the original poster meant, but both sound interesting!

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by chase
Mon Jun 22, 2009 4:01 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: How Do I Contact Yahoo's Copyright Infringement?
Replies: 3
Views: 4395

RE: How Do I Contact Yahoo's Copyright Infringement?

Have you considered posting a comment to the fraudster directly and asking him/her to remove the image?

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by chase
Mon Jun 15, 2009 3:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What Am I Doing Wrong?
Replies: 19
Views: 4106

RE: What Am I Doing Wrong?

I'm no expert so this may be more basic advice than you're looking for, but one guideline to reduce blur from shaky hands is to keep your shutter speed equal to or faster than the reciprocal of the focal length. So, if shooting at 200mm, have the shutter speed be 1/200s or faster. A few of your pict...

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by chase
Mon Jun 15, 2009 3:07 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Any Reason Not To Get The Rebel T1i?
Replies: 29
Views: 7105

RE: Any Reason Not To Get The Rebel T1i?

Dell sometimes has good sales on DSLRs...but the T1i is currently $899 there. If you're still on the fence in a week or two, though, it might not hurt to give them a look at that time.

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by chase
Tue Jun 02, 2009 1:30 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: CVG Viewing Area Still Open?
Replies: 0
Views: 3776

CVG Viewing Area Still Open?

I have a few hours to kill in Cincinnati this week, around sunset. This thread from 2006: <a href="http://www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/aviation_photography/read.main/238786/?threadid=238786&searchid=238803&s=cvg#ID238803" target=_blank>http://www.airliners.net/aviation-fo...786&searchid=238803&...

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by chase
Fri May 22, 2009 2:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Naughty Things You've Done To Get Your Pic!
Replies: 38
Views: 7428

RE: Naughty Things You've Done To Get Your Pic!

Edit: I originally posted details, but removed them "just in case". 2 weeks ago I was looking for a good spot to take a (non-aviation-related) picture of a certain subject in a city I used to live in. I was pleased to find that they've built a tall observation platform! It looked like it was built w...

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by chase
Fri May 22, 2009 2:03 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Anyone Got Some Extra Coin? Canon 1200mm lense!
Replies: 18
Views: 4955

RE: Anyone Got Some Extra Coin? Canon 1200mm Lense!

That looks like an awesome lens! After reading the story, I connected my Canon <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> 200mm prime to a 2x extender and a 3x extender in sequence, just to see what 1200mm is like. It was nice and long, but since the extenders effectively step down the aperture, th...

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by chase
Sat May 16, 2009 5:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help Deciding On First Dslr Camera
Replies: 24
Views: 5962

RE: Help Deciding On First Dslr Camera

That's probably a good philosophy. In that case, though, assuming you plan to upgrade to a better body someday in the future, stay away from the <acronym title="Far East Air Transport (Taiwan)">EF</acronym>-S lenses. They will work on 450D and 500D, but won't work with bodies that have a full-frame ...

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by chase
Thu May 14, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help Deciding On First Dslr Camera
Replies: 24
Views: 5962

RE: Help Deciding On First Dslr Camera

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by chase
Thu May 14, 2009 1:52 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Help Deciding On First Dslr Camera
Replies: 24
Views: 5962

RE: Help Deciding On First Dslr Camera

I have the Canon 450D, and I'm quite happy with it. I got the kit lens, against the strong advice of a friend who is a better photographer than me (only because I didn't think I could afford the lens he was suggesting that I buy). I'm also happy enough with the lens, although I'm not a very experien...

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by chase
Mon May 11, 2009 6:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Spotting At Kewr
Replies: 7
Views: 4338

RE: Spotting At Kewr

LOT011, When I asked a question about NYC-area spotting a few months ago, someone offered me this link: <a href="http://photovation.net/Spotting/SpottingLocations.htm" target=_blank>http://photovation.net/Spotting/SpottingLocations.htm</a> I ended up not going to NYC after all (for reasons that had ...

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by chase
Mon May 11, 2009 6:25 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon Or NIKON.
Replies: 28
Views: 7947

RE: Canon Or NIKON.

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by chase
Fri May 08, 2009 1:55 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Best Method For Converting Slides To Digital?
Replies: 16
Views: 6594

RE: Best Method For Converting Slides To Digital?

Thank you all very much for your responses. Walter2222, I apologize for not finding the other thread on my own - thank you for linking to it! I'm impressed at the flatbed scanner results posted. Airpic, until yesterday I never would have thought of photographing the slide with my DSLR - I would have...

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by chase
Fri May 08, 2009 1:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon Or NIKON.
Replies: 28
Views: 7947

RE: Canon Or NIKON.

I agree with Silver1SWA - the OP should buy a lower-end DSLR, perhaps with some nice glass, and then upgrade the body when he/she is ready to. I recently bought the Canon 450D. Things that contributed to my decision to buy that versus a Nikon D40/D60/D80 or a Canon 350D/400D or a Sony A200/A300 incl...

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by chase
Wed May 06, 2009 8:17 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Best Method For Converting Slides To Digital?
Replies: 16
Views: 6594

Best Method For Converting Slides To Digital?

Last summer my mom gave me some slides that my dad took while spotting airside at <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> around 1981. I haven't looked at them recently, but I remember seeing <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (South Korea...

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by chase
Wed May 06, 2009 2:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Pre 9/11: Where Could Non-pax Go At Your Airport?
Replies: 19
Views: 7718

RE: Pre 9/11: Where Could Non-pax Go At Your Airpo

In <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> you could go up to the gate. I flew <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym>-<acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - ...

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by chase
Mon May 04, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Lens Options
Replies: 9
Views: 3172

RE: Lens Options

If it helps your frame of mind any, bear in mind that the 200mm lens on a D60, with its EPS-C sized sensor, is equivalent to a 320mm lens on a full-frame camera. That's the kind of mentral trickery that, if I were in your shoes, would get me off the fence and down the camera shop  <img src="/av...

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by chase
Mon May 04, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Norway - Cuba, Need Help
Replies: 12
Views: 5518

RE: Norway - Cuba, Need Help

I just checked <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym>. They don't fly to <acronym title="Oslo - Gardermoen (OSL / ENGM), Norway">OSL</acronym>, but if you could get to London or <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>, they could take you to <ac...

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by chase
Thu Apr 30, 2009 4:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: More Miles To Redeem MIA-NAS Than MIA-SEA, Etc.
Replies: 4
Views: 5318

More Miles To Redeem MIA-NAS Than MIA-SEA, Etc.

The flights cited in the thread title are just one example, but on most US airlines it costs about 25,000 miles to get a ticket for a domestic US flight, which could be very long (<acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym>-<acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - Inte...

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by chase
Fri Apr 17, 2009 5:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best/Worst US European Gateways/Point Of Entry
Replies: 27
Views: 8006

RE: Best/Worst US European Gateways/Point Of Entry

Airports where I've entered the US, and my opinions of them: Great: <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym> So-so: <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>, <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare In...

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by chase
Thu Apr 16, 2009 8:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: FL Connections At IND, Now (and Future?)
Replies: 5
Views: 5005

FL Connections At IND, Now (and Future?)

FL's routemap out of <acronym title="Indianapolis - International (IND / KIND), USA - Indiana">IND</acronym> has always seemed a bit strange to me - a couple cities out West, <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acron...

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by chase
Sun Mar 29, 2009 12:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Grandfather Is A Racist.
Replies: 107
Views: 6508

RE: My Grandfather Is A Racist.

I guess my advice to you, from being in the exact same situation myself, is to recognize that his racism is only (hopefully) one small part of who your grandfather is, and even though you are justifiably disgusted at that small aspect of his personality, to try to focus on the other 99.9% of what ma...

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by chase
Sun Mar 29, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Love Affair With Planes Has Ended!
Replies: 138
Views: 10737

RE: My Love Affair With Planes Has Ended!

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by chase
Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tesla Motors Unveils Electric Luxury Sedan
Replies: 44
Views: 3873

RE: Tesla Motors Unveils Electric Luxury Sedan

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by chase
Sat Mar 28, 2009 2:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fridays Stupid Thread: Worst Movie Ever Seen
Replies: 113
Views: 6682

RE: Fridays Stupid Thread: Worst Movie Ever Seen

When I was in high school (early 90s) my friend said we just *had* to watch a movie whose title I've unfortunately since forgotten. It was an oldie, but at the time it was released it had apparently shattered the record for the amount of fake blood used in a film. The plot was that some Dr. Frankens...

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by chase
Sat Mar 28, 2009 2:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Love Affair With Planes Has Ended!
Replies: 138
Views: 10737

RE: My Love Affair With Planes Has Ended!

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by chase
Fri Mar 27, 2009 7:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ireland In May -- Where To Go, What To Do...
Replies: 48
Views: 4692

RE: Ireland In May -- Where To Go, What To Do...

Thanks for starting this thread - I am hoping to go to <acronym title="Dublin (- Collinstown) (DUB / EIDW), Ireland">DUB</acronym> in September (from <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>) and had the same questions as you. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=C...

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by chase
Fri Mar 27, 2009 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tesla Motors Unveils Electric Luxury Sedan
Replies: 44
Views: 3873

RE: Tesla Motors Unveils Electric Luxury Sedan

Me wantee! <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: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="...

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by chase
Fri Mar 27, 2009 7:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: My Love Affair With Planes Has Ended!
Replies: 138
Views: 10737

RE: My Love Affair With Planes Has Ended!

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by chase
Fri Mar 27, 2009 7:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: When To Buy Fully-refundable Versus Nonrefundable?
Replies: 2
Views: 8741

When To Buy Fully-refundable Versus Nonrefundable?

I apologize for the stupid question. I understand that a fully-refundable fare should cost more than a non-refundable, but having it cost more than double seems silly to me. Example: The non-refundable fare is $900. The fully-refundable fare is $1801. * If I buy non-refundable and I make the trip, I...

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by chase
Fri Mar 27, 2009 12:17 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Are The Cheapest US Airports To Fly?
Replies: 9
Views: 32969

RE: What Are The Cheapest US Airports To Fly?

IND often has low fares, because it has a pretty good representation of LCCs. And there's a fare war on at <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / KDEN), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym>. Neither meet your ma...

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by chase
Thu Mar 26, 2009 1:53 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A Flight In The Co Pilot's Seat On Cape Air W Pics
Replies: 12
Views: 30153

RE: A Flight In The Co Pilot's Seat On Cape Air W Pics

Excellent <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym>! And, aside from the aviation stuff, thank you for teaching me a bit more about the <acronym title="Evansville - (Dress) Regional (EVV / KEVV), USA - Indiana">EVV</acronym> area, where my wife was born. She wants to take me to Ange...

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by chase
Thu Mar 26, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Fare Search Site, Allows Multiple Non-nearby O/D?
Replies: 4
Views: 3524

RE: Fare Search Site, Allows Multiple Non-nearby O

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by chase
Tue Mar 24, 2009 1:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Chicago Admirals Club One-day Pass
Replies: 17
Views: 8592

RE: Chicago Admirals Club One-day Pass

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by chase
Tue Mar 24, 2009 1:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Taking Pictures In Airport
Replies: 14
Views: 18909

RE: Taking Pictures In Airport

In general, in the US you are allowed to take pictures of anything you can see while standing in a public place, unless specifically prohibited, or unless people there have a "reasonable expectation of privacy". A dressing room is an example of the latter. To echo other posters, I've sat in <acronym...

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by chase
Mon Mar 23, 2009 7:41 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Wreckage Found, Likely 50s Chile/Argentina Air Frc
Replies: 6
Views: 5069

RE: Wreckage Found, Likely 50s Chile/Argentina Air Frc

Hmm - I hadn't heard of the Stardust, but just looked it up on Wikipedia - interesting!

As for Erhart's plane, I'm thinking that'll take a submarine, but it'll be found one day...

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by chase
Mon Mar 23, 2009 6:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Chicago Admirals Club One-day Pass
Replies: 17
Views: 8592

RE: Chicago Admirals Club One-day Pass

Please keep in mind that customs at <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> can be slow at times, which would reduce the amount of time you are able to spend in the lounge for your $50. But, if you would otherwise purchase food and drink for an airp...

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by chase
Mon Mar 23, 2009 4:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Fare Search Site, Allows Multiple Non-nearby O/D?
Replies: 4
Views: 3524

Fare Search Site, Allows Multiple Non-nearby O/D?

These days, most airfare search websites allow you to specify to "include nearby airports", where "nearby" may mean within 50-100 miles or so. But once, I found one where instead you could specify a list of all origin/destination airports you're interested in, even if they're not near to each other ...

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by chase
Fri Mar 20, 2009 6:34 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Wreckage Found, Likely 50s Chile/Argentina Air Frc
Replies: 6
Views: 5069

Wreckage Found, Likely 50s Chile/Argentina Air Frc

Aircraft wreckage and bones found in Tierra del Fuego. It may be Chilean or Argentinian Air Force aircraft from the 1950s.
http://www.ireport.com/docs/DOC-232392

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by chase
Thu Mar 19, 2009 1:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Choice For Indian Domestic Travel
Replies: 7
Views: 5667

RE: Best Choice For Indian Domestic Travel

I've not flown the other two, so I have no basis of comparison, but I really, really liked Jet Airways. I was not on an ATR, though. But if I could fly them domestically here in the US, I would, every time.

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by chase
Wed Mar 18, 2009 2:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Travel Writer Needs Help
Replies: 1
Views: 3132

RE: Travel Writer Needs Help

Patricia, I'm not a counter agent, but I am a somewhat frequent flyer, a former airline employee, and a new-ish diver. You're welcome to send me an instant message if you like. But basically my answers would be: 1. Don't check your regulator. No disrespect to the baggage handlers, but it's an expens...

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