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by my1le
Mon Nov 05, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Will Fly to Washington D.C. From Rome Beginning In Summer 2019
Replies: 28
Views: 6010

Re: Alitalia Will Fly to Washington D.C. From Rome Beginning In Summer 2019

MWAA Press Release regarding the new IAD - FCO service: http://www.flydulles.com/iad/alitalia-announces-nonstop-year-round-service-between-dulles-international-and-rome?_ga=2.112027076.1142371708.1541427024-2083176858.1523372088 "Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) announced Tuesday t...

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by my1le
Tue Oct 31, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abandoned National Cargo 757
Replies: 2
Views: 1135

Re: Abandoned National Cargo 757

That is a very good history lesson on 168CA! Thank you.

James

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by my1le
Tue Oct 31, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abandoned National Cargo 757
Replies: 2
Views: 1135

Abandoned National Cargo 757

Looking back through various databases it is interesting to see the path that this 757 has taken to now be left abandoned in the desert in New Mexico. It appears that it spent much of its time flying around Asia as part of the Air China fleet. In 2010 the aircraft was ferried from PEK-CTS-ANC-DHN to...

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by my1le
Wed Apr 13, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: KC-135 Emergency Refueling Procedure
Replies: 11
Views: 7185

RE: KC-135 Emergency Refueling Procedure

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Moose135" class="quote" target="_blank">Moose135</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thank you for y...

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by my1le
Tue Apr 12, 2016 12:20 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: KC-135 Emergency Refueling Procedure
Replies: 11
Views: 7185

KC-135 Emergency Refueling Procedure

This past weekend was Sun 'N Fun in Lakeland, <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> where the US<acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> had a <acronym title="Carpatian Air Transport (Hungary)">KC</acronym>-135 on display. The Loadmaster / Boom Operator mentioned that in emergency circumstance...

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by my1le
Fri Dec 26, 2014 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA A380 To Washington 25th December
Replies: 5
Views: 8217

RE: BA A380 To Washington 25th December

Yes, the aircraft has been on the route for some time now .... Capt. Dave was flying the afternoon when I captured the photo below.

http://jetphotos.net/viewphoto.php?id=7940555

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by my1le
Fri Dec 13, 2013 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Suspicious UA 737 MAX Rendering On Newairplane
Replies: 25
Views: 21703

RE: Suspicious UA 737 MAX Rendering On Newairplane

Flew into EWR this afternoon I think

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by my1le
Sat Sep 21, 2013 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NIKE's G-650 & G-550 Paint Schemes
Replies: 27
Views: 14566

RE: NIKE's G-650 & G-550 Paint Schemes

These aircraft are marketing tools as well .... think about what it is doing. <acronym title="Challenge Air Cargo (USA) and Rheintalflug (Austria)">WE</acronym> ARE TALKING ABOUT THEM  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" bord...

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by my1le
Tue Jul 09, 2013 4:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: JAL 777 Returns To Tokyo After Hydraulic Leak
Replies: 28
Views: 27922

JAL 777 Returns To Tokyo After Hydraulic Leak

In other news .... "A regional jet enroute to ________ from __________ had a scary flight ... the coffee pot was out of service, flight landed okay and passengers were transferred to their connecting flights on schedule - stay tuned to the 11 o'clock news for developing details"

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by my1le
Sat Jun 15, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Race Question - Does It Exist?
Replies: 1
Views: 2112

Air Race Question - Does It Exist?

Hi everyone, I have a friend who is involved in the Women's Air Race Classic (ARC) this week in Pasco, <acronym title="KLM CityHopper (Netherlands)">WA</acronym>. Does anyone know if there is an air race that is open to both male and female pilots? It would be interesting to do one of these XC rally...

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by my1le
Tue May 28, 2013 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colgan Out Of Business?
Replies: 22
Views: 13373

RE: Colgan Out Of Business?

Well, since we have Colgan on the mind ... here is an update on the Q400 at <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>. The tail is back on, sorta... <a href="http://i42.tinypic.com/aos1w4.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i42.tinypic.com/aos1w4...

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by my1le
Fri May 24, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA A319 Incident at LHR, All Runways Closed
Replies: 257
Views: 68108

RE: BA A319 Incident At LHR, All Runways Closed

What would cause BOTH engine cowlings to be blown off the airframe?

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by my1le
Wed Mar 20, 2013 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N341NG - Colgan Dash 8 Accident - Update
Replies: 15
Views: 13094

RE: N341NG - Colgan Dash 8 Accident - Update

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/winstonlegthigh" class="quote" target="_blank">winstonlegthigh</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> G...

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by my1le
Tue Mar 19, 2013 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N88ZL - Close To The Scrapper At OPF
Replies: 18
Views: 14347

RE: N88ZL - Close To The Scrapper At OPF

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United_fan" class="quote" target="_blank">United_fan</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Appears w...

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by my1le
Tue Mar 19, 2013 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N341NG - Colgan Dash 8 Accident - Update
Replies: 15
Views: 13094

RE: N341NG - Colgan Dash 8 Accident - Update

The A330 had the winglet removed and was flown back to Germany on August 12th. There are photos of it since then... It has a new winglet installed and operational at the start of October (earliest photo I can find). Could it be the leasing company? Maybe they don't have a customer for the aircraft.....

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by my1le
Tue Mar 19, 2013 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N341NG - Colgan Dash 8 Accident - Update
Replies: 15
Views: 13094

N341NG - Colgan Dash 8 Accident - Update

The Colgan Q400 that was struck at <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym> last August (August 10, 2012) by the Lufthansa A330 (D-AIKE) at the gates is still sitting on the ground at <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD),...

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by my1le
Sun Mar 17, 2013 12:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Carnival Dream Stranded / Charter Flights?
Replies: 72
Views: 17266

RE: Carnival Dream Stranded / Charter Flights?

Any idea on how much Delta is charging for this?

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by my1le
Mon Mar 11, 2013 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N88ZL - Close To The Scrapper At OPF
Replies: 18
Views: 14347

RE: N88ZL - Close To The Scrapper At OPF

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Navion" class="quote" target="_blank">Navion</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yup, it does have t...

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by my1le
Sun Mar 10, 2013 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N88ZL - Close To The Scrapper At OPF
Replies: 18
Views: 14347

N88ZL - Close To The Scrapper At OPF

This is very scary! Does anyone have details on the fate of N88ZL? Their website shows the interior and the thing is amazing! <a href="http://n88zl.com/N88ZL/Home.html" target="_blank">http://n88zl.com/N88ZL/Home.html</a> Photo from when I was in <acronym title="Miami - Opa Locka (OPF), USA - Florid...

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by my1le
Thu Jan 17, 2013 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!
Replies: 268
Views: 63875

RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today!

This scheme screams Colgan Airways ...

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by my1le
Mon Dec 24, 2012 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747SP - Will We Have It Again?
Replies: 60
Views: 19527

RE: Boeing 747SP - Will We Have It Again?

All good points, I like the -SP just because it is different. I was thinking - long shot but hey it would be neat to see a second form of 747 in the air.

The Sands -SPs transport who? I can't imagine they send the Boeing's and L10-11 to pick up a single 'Whale'

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by my1le
Mon Dec 24, 2012 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747SP - Will We Have It Again?
Replies: 60
Views: 19527

Boeing 747SP - Will We Have It Again?

With the new 747-800 in production, what are the odds of seeing a new 747-8SP?

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by my1le
Thu Dec 20, 2012 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gulfstream G650 First Delivery 12-20-12
Replies: 21
Views: 12245

RE: Gulfstream G650 First Delivery 12-20-12

Just checked Flightaware ... looks like 711SW is airborne. Looks like the Wynn Resort has a new airplane  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N711SW" target="_blank">htt...

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by my1le
Thu Dec 20, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gulfstream G650 First Delivery 12-20-12
Replies: 21
Views: 12245

Gulfstream G650 First Delivery 12-20-12

Looks like the first G650 was delivered to a US based customer today (12/20). Any idea's on where it is headed? The FAA Database shows 60 in the system. <a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/gulfstream-begins-delivering-outfitted-g650-aircraft-184288761.html" target="_blank">http://www.pr...

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by my1le
Mon Aug 20, 2012 12:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier Global 7000 Stolen In Venezuela!
Replies: 96
Views: 33742

RE: Bombardier Global 7000 Stolen In Venezuela!

Any idea when the aircraft will be returned?

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by my1le
Mon Aug 20, 2012 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B-17 Over Baltimore?
Replies: 13
Views: 5525

RE: B-17 Over Baltimore?

Yes, the B-17 was at Leesburg, JYO, all weekend

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by my1le
Thu Aug 16, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian Airlines: First 787 Delivered
Replies: 54
Views: 22706

RE: Ethiopian Airlines: First 787 Delivered

Here are some photos from the delivery day ....

http://www.flickr.com/photos/jdingell/sets/72157631098353494/

James

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by my1le
Tue Aug 14, 2012 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier Global 7000 Stolen In Venezuela!
Replies: 96
Views: 33742

RE: Bombardier Global 7000 Stolen In Venezuela!

Here is a photo of it in the Canary Islands:
http://www.canarias7.es/articulo.cfm?id=271666

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by my1le
Wed May 30, 2012 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Challenger Door Falls Off In Opa Locka - Follow Up
Replies: 11
Views: 7525

RE: Challenger Door Falls Off In Opa Locka - Follow Up

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

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by my1le
Tue May 29, 2012 10:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Challenger Door Falls Off In Opa Locka - Follow Up
Replies: 11
Views: 7525

Challenger Door Falls Off In Opa Locka - Follow Up

Back on May 23rd the main cabin door of N207JB - Challenger 601-3R fell off soon after departure on a repo flight. Here is the report - <a href="http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=145825" target="_blank">http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=145825</a> Does anyone have photos ...

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by my1le
Mon May 07, 2012 9:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Long Haul Business Jet Flights
Replies: 44
Views: 12740

RE: Long Haul Business Jet Flights

You need to remember that the reason these aircraft exist is for privacy. The best first class seat on a commercial airliner still has the mess of security associated with it, the delays, and mess of connections and being on the airlines schedule. Flying corporate allows you to make all the calls. -...

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by my1le
Sun May 06, 2012 3:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B 787 Dreamliner In Flight At OSL (must See Video)
Replies: 11
Views: 13654

RE: B 787 Dreamliner In Flight At OSL (must See Video)

WOW! The departure video is amazing too

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by my1le
Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA
Replies: 11
Views: 10368

RE: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA

It is a shame that these planes are getting chopped up this quick. I mean look at the 727's still flying and airplanes that are only 20 years old are already headed for the yard in AZ and CA.

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by my1le
Thu Apr 05, 2012 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA
Replies: 11
Views: 10368

RE: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA

Thanks! Sad to see them in this shape - question is why not send them to storage?

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by my1le
Thu Apr 05, 2012 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA
Replies: 11
Views: 10368

RE: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA

Thank you guys.... I know that there is a fuselage of a Varig 777-200 sitting on stands at the south-west end of the airport that I will edit the photo of. The taxiways are not strong enough to support the widebody's anymore so the owner has moved his operation to Mississippi. These are the remainin...

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by my1le
Wed Apr 04, 2012 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA
Replies: 11
Views: 10368

Saudi 747-300 Scrapped - Walnut Ridge Arkansas USA

Hi everyone, I recently passed through Walnut Ridge, <acronym title="Aerolineas Argentinas (Argentina)">AR</acronym> on a delivery flight and took notice of the remaining two 747's on the field. Does anyone know the tail number for the Saudi 747-300 pictured below? Tail Number for the NWA Cargo 747-...

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by my1le
Fri Jan 06, 2012 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Recent News/where-abouts Of J2-SHF (747SP)
Replies: 4
Views: 2586

RE: Recent News/where-abouts Of J2-SHF (747SP)

Thanks guys.... I wish I had the funds to get it and keep it flying. I was happy to see that the Sharks out in California are using the SP to get from game to game.

JD

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by my1le
Thu Jan 05, 2012 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Recent News/where-abouts Of J2-SHF (747SP)
Replies: 4
Views: 2586

Recent News/where-abouts Of J2-SHF (747SP)

Hi, I was looking around on 747SP.com and noticed that <acronym title="Azerbaijan Airlines">J2</acronym>-SHF was last noted to be sitting idle at Sharjah International Airport since 11/14/2007. Is there any news on it since it was last noted back in 2010. I hope we didn't loose another <acronym titl...

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by my1le
Thu Dec 29, 2011 2:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Incident At FXE
Replies: 1
Views: 3504

RE: Incident At FXE

N877G - Citation VII registered to Citation 7063 Corp. From the looks of it they registered it only about 20 days ago <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/frown.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> Approximate Timeline: 9:49 - N877G departs <acronym title=...

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by my1le
Mon Nov 21, 2011 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Flood - Sands L-1011
Replies: 5
Views: 5672

RE: Bangkok Flood - Sands L-1011

I hope not their 1011s and SPs make the LAS arrivals worth while

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by my1le
Mon Nov 21, 2011 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Flood - Sands L-1011
Replies: 5
Views: 5672

RE: Bangkok Flood - Sands L-1011

Thanks Dan, I was pointing out the "L-1011's" should be single not plural lol

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by my1le
Mon Nov 21, 2011 1:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bangkok Flood - Sands L-1011
Replies: 5
Views: 5672

Bangkok Flood - Sands L-1011

Anyone know how many of the sands planes are stuck in the floods? <a href="http://www.airliners.net/photo/Thai-Sky-Airlines/Lockheed-L-1011-385-1-TriStar-1/2018529/M/" target="_blank">http://www.airliners.net/photo/Thai-...-L-1011-385-1-TriStar-1/2018529/M/</a> The photographer states how they are b...

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by my1le
Mon Oct 24, 2011 2:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA 787 Was Grounded After Being Hit By Lightning
Replies: 45
Views: 31638

RE: ANA 787 Was Grounded After Being Hit By Lightning

This airplane may want to go back to storage... ANA should buy another 787 as this one is bad luck!

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by my1le
Sat Sep 17, 2011 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reno Air Race Crash
Replies: 170
Views: 47890

RE: Reno Air Race Crash

http://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news...t_crash_reno_leeward_205384-1.html

A tragic day at Reno ... Hope everyone is alright.

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by my1le
Fri Aug 19, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inside Donald Trump 757
Replies: 70
Views: 31271

RE: Inside Donald Trump 757

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United_fan" class="quote" target="_blank">United_fan</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I am sure...

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by my1le
Wed May 18, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Oshkosh Camping Help Please!
Replies: 2
Views: 3756

RE: Oshkosh Camping Help Please!

Roger that... the manual pump sounds like a good (best) idea! ... I will go over to the Outdoor store and try and find as much solar powered chargers as I can to keep as much in house as possible haha Congrats on making the trip this summer  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forum...

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by my1le
Wed May 18, 2011 12:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Opinion: Best US College Flight Programs
Replies: 2
Views: 5550

RE: Your Opinion: Best US College Flight Programs

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach, FL
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Prescott, AZ
Purdue University
Western Michigan University
Ohio State
University of North Dakota

JD

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by my1le
Wed May 18, 2011 12:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Oshkosh Camping Help Please!
Replies: 2
Views: 3756

Oshkosh Camping Help Please!

Okay, so the plane is all set and equipment is ready. We are planning on a week of camping in the North 40 section that will allow us to camp with the plane. Going with the rules, we are not allowed to have a generator - any suggestions on how to charge our: Phones, Cameras, batteries, laptops, etc....

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by my1le
Sat Feb 05, 2011 4:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Greatest 'overkill' On A Route
Replies: 77
Views: 18853

RE: Greatest 'overkill' On A Route

Not really overkill becuase it is reported to be full - FedEx operates the 757 between <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym> and <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym> every morning takin...

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