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by WhalePilot
Sun Aug 14, 2005 12:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ABX Purchases Delta Plane
Replies: 25
Views: 4672

RE: ABX Purchases Delta Plane

Quoting DHLSAN (Reply 13): Latest rumor is that once the <acronym title="Wilmington - Airborne Airpark (ILN), USA - Ohio">ILN</acronym> conversion is complete, DHL airways will no longer exist since <acronym title="Albury (ABX / YMAY), Australia - New South Wales">ABX</acronym> has the bigger fleet ...

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by WhalePilot
Sun Aug 14, 2005 12:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Cargo MD11 At ILN Today?
Replies: 4
Views: 3885

RE: LH Cargo MD11 At ILN Today?

It's a permanent change due to DHL moving it's US hub from CVG to ILN.

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by WhalePilot
Sat Apr 02, 2005 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 762 Paid For By Employees
Replies: 27
Views: 6598

RE: DL 762 Paid For By Employees

Delta needs the cash, 102DA will end up a freighter in ILN. This is the new reality of the business, no place for being sentimental. All that Delta family crap went away with Ron Allen and leadership 7.5.

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by WhalePilot
Tue Mar 29, 2005 3:24 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: What Is The Best Fighter The US Ever Had.
Replies: 60
Views: 14919

RE: What Is The Best Fighter The US Ever Had.

Without a doubt it was the Brewster F2A Buffalo.

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by WhalePilot
Tue Mar 29, 2005 7:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ABX Has Highest Rate Of Pay
Replies: 4
Views: 2441

RE: ABX Has Highest Rate Of Pay

ABX's guarentee is only 65 hrs per month. They are NOT the highest paid.

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by WhalePilot
Fri Mar 18, 2005 1:54 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Arrow Air - DC8-61/63 Into MIA Question
Replies: 6
Views: 3674

RE: Arrow Air - DC8-61/63 Into MIA Question

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by WhalePilot
Wed Jan 12, 2005 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fedex Ordered The A380. Why UPS & DHL Won't?
Replies: 45
Views: 11576

RE: Fedex Ordered The A380. Why UPS & DHL Won't?

Hey there DHLSAN, say hello to our buddy Capt. Don Woodson for me!

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by WhalePilot
Sun Nov 07, 2004 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cracks In Window Of JAL 777
Replies: 20
Views: 4956

RE: Cracks In Window Of JAL 777

Those guys are lucky that the wind didn't blow that windshield in on the crew!!!

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by WhalePilot
Sun Nov 07, 2004 7:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Independence Air Fails Proving Runs
Replies: 90
Views: 14858

RE: Independence Air Fails Proving Runs

Try this... <acronym title="Acapulco - General Juan Alvarez Int'l (ACA), Mexico">ACA</acronym>-LOUNGE.COM > Crew Lounge > Main Forum > Rumor Mill Pages (2): [1] 2 » Go to first unread post Last Thread Next Thread Author Thread wizchick Senior Member Registered: May 2004 Domicile: <acronym title="Was...

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by WhalePilot
Sun Nov 07, 2004 7:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Independence Air Fails Proving Runs
Replies: 90
Views: 14858

RE: Independence Air Fails Proving Runs

From the ACA Lounge website, the straight scoop from IAir employees.

http://forums.aca-lounge.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=1184

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by WhalePilot
Sun Apr 11, 2004 8:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DHL 767-200?
Replies: 3
Views: 2191

RE: DHL 767-200?

You can expect to see ABX's first 767 with a door to make it's debut in yellow when it comes out of mod.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Feb 29, 2004 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC-9 In DHL Colors
Replies: 0
Views: 2098

DC-9 In DHL Colors

Joe Hete announced this week that up to 12 ABX DC-9s will be repainted in DHL colors starting next month.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Feb 22, 2004 4:32 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: How Do You Log Out Of The Forums?
Replies: 7
Views: 823

RE: How Do You Log Out Of The Forums?

Yes i logged in to reply to a topic and now can't find out where i can log out so when the reply to this topic page comes up i want the user name to be blank and not my username as i'm not on my home computer.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Feb 22, 2004 4:16 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: How Do You Log Out Of The Forums?
Replies: 7
Views: 823

RE: How Do You Log Out Of The Forums?

I'm not a member of either group, i was registered long before membership in the above was required to post.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Feb 22, 2004 4:07 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: How Do You Log Out Of The Forums?
Replies: 7
Views: 823

How Do You Log Out Of The Forums?

How do you log out of the forums?

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by WhalePilot
Sun Feb 22, 2004 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx 727 Acars
Replies: 1
Views: 2505

FedEx 727 Acars

Does FedEx have ACARS in their 727s? Every photo of the flight deck i've seen show no ACARS CDU.

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by WhalePilot
Fri Feb 06, 2004 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Baby DC-9 Still Flying?
Replies: 32
Views: 6954

RE: Any Baby DC-9 Still Flying?

ABX Air is still flying two -10 series, N925AX a -14 and N927AX a -15.

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by WhalePilot
Mon Oct 20, 2003 12:42 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cessna-310 Nose Intake - Question?
Replies: 13
Views: 4075

RE: Cessna-310 Nose Intake - Question?

Regardless of what pip says, it is in fact the intake for the heater.

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by WhalePilot
Sat Oct 18, 2003 9:10 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cessna-310 Nose Intake - Question?
Replies: 13
Views: 4075

RE: Cessna-310 Nose Intake - Question?

air intake for the janitrol heater

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by WhalePilot
Tue Sep 23, 2003 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ABX Air To Get New Paint Scheme
Replies: 2
Views: 4856

ABX Air To Get New Paint Scheme

Just found out today from <acronym title="Albury (ABX / YMAY), Australia - New South Wales">ABX</acronym> Air management that a new paint scheme has been approved. They are only going to repaint the DC-9s and 767s. The new scheme is white with a grey belly, red cheat line down the window line, <acro...

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by WhalePilot
Sat Sep 20, 2003 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airborne Express And DHL Now One
Replies: 13
Views: 6039

RE: Airborne Express And DHL Now One

There are numerous errors in the above responses. First, <acronym title="Wilmington - Airborne Airpark (ILN), USA - Ohio">ILN</acronym> is only CAT <acronym title="Business Air (United Kingdom)">II</acronym> capable, not CAT III. Second, DHL <acronym title="Challenge Air Cargo (USA) and Rheintalflug...

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by WhalePilot
Sun Aug 24, 2003 6:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fun Video (never Be Afraid To Go AROUND!)
Replies: 11
Views: 4339

RE: Fun Video (never Be Afraid To Go AROUND!)

The UPS DC-8 go around was at ONT.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Aug 17, 2003 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Likes The 757-200 And Why?
Replies: 55
Views: 7311

RE: Who Likes The 757-200 And Why?

Hey Upsmd11 are you now banned from riding on the UPS jumpseat?

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by WhalePilot
Mon Apr 07, 2003 4:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS 742F, N527UP Returned To Polar Air Cargo
Replies: 5
Views: 3352

RE: UPS 742F, N527UP Returned To Polar Air Cargo

Old news. UPS got rid of 527 just after the first of the year.

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by WhalePilot
Wed Mar 26, 2003 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS To Introduce New Colors
Replies: 31
Views: 5413

RE: UPS To Introduce New Colors

It's still brown not black.

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by WhalePilot
Tue Mar 25, 2003 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS A300 Cockpit Window?
Replies: 7
Views: 3660

RE: UPS A300 Cockpit Window?

The rest of the fleet has the FAR required markings too.

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by WhalePilot
Tue Mar 25, 2003 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS A300 Cockpit Window?
Replies: 7
Views: 3660

RE: UPS A300 Cockpit Window?

It's to identify to CFR the externally openable emergency exits.

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by WhalePilot
Mon Mar 24, 2003 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS A300 Cockpit Window?
Replies: 7
Views: 3660

RE: UPS A300 Cockpit Window?

The same reason the main entry door is outlined in brown and white!

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by WhalePilot
Sat Mar 22, 2003 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS 777F?
Replies: 34
Views: 3705

RE: UPS 777F?

Sllevin, this whole topic is about UPS purchasing NEW 777 freighters, not more USED MD-11s.

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by WhalePilot
Wed Mar 19, 2003 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS 777F?
Replies: 34
Views: 3705

UPS 777F?

Rumor has it that on March 25, Boeing will announce that UPS will be the launch customer for the 777F. Has anyone else heard anything like this? The rumor does not specify which 777 variant, but supposedly UPS is to also announce a new paint scheme with a revised logo.

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by WhalePilot
Mon Mar 03, 2003 9:32 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Need Quick Reply! 747-canoes On Rear Flaps
Replies: 16
Views: 4751

RE: Need Quick Reply! 747-canoes On Rear Flaps

The canoes are on the CDL.

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by WhalePilot
Thu Jan 16, 2003 10:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS 747-100
Replies: 13
Views: 2654

RE: UPS 747-100

Any rumors of UPS getting converted pax 747-400s?

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by WhalePilot
Thu Dec 26, 2002 9:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N671UP Retired Tomorrow
Replies: 7
Views: 1283

RE: N671UP Retired Tomorrow

UPS is going to keep them in flyable condition in case they are needed for CRAF, if they are not then they will in all probability be scrapped.

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by WhalePilot
Thu Dec 26, 2002 9:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N671UP Retired Tomorrow
Replies: 7
Views: 1283

N671UP Retired Tomorrow

N671UP is scheduled to be retired from service tomorrow. It's going to be put in flyable storage at ROW. N674UP is to follow it to ROW the next day.

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by WhalePilot
Thu Dec 05, 2002 12:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Differences
Replies: 10
Views: 1528

RE: 747 Differences

I forgot to add on the above post that -100s have only one nav light on each wing, the -200 has two.

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by WhalePilot
Thu Dec 05, 2002 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Differences
Replies: 10
Views: 1528

RE: 747 Differences

The trailing edge of -100 engine pylons are straight. The -200 Pratt powered pylon trailing edges are curved.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Apr 07, 2002 5:31 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Anti-collision Lights Offset?
Replies: 8
Views: 2745

RE: Anti-collision Lights Offset?

That is NOT the APU intake, it is the heat exchanger air inlet. The APU inlet is on the bottom of the fuselage beneath the engines.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Apr 07, 2002 3:31 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Hold The Door!
Replies: 13
Views: 1896

RE: Hold The Door!

Once again, the DC-8 sets an aviation first, the first fly by wire belly door!

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by WhalePilot
Fri Apr 05, 2002 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbone Express Timetables
Replies: 14
Views: 1406

RE: Airbone Express Timetables

It's probably broken! They have been breaking alot lately. ABX mgmt can't stand it when it does die and they have to sub a DC-8. The DFW 767 just goes between DFW and ILN, only about 3 hrs a night.

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by WhalePilot
Fri Apr 05, 2002 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbone Express Timetables
Replies: 14
Views: 1406

RE: Airbone Express Timetables

Not sure of the exact times but DSM flt 136 leaves ILN about 4:30am and does a thru-stop at CID and arrives at DSM around 5:30am. I think flt 135 departs DSM around 8:00pm and also goes thru CID enroute to ILN.

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by WhalePilot
Fri Apr 05, 2002 12:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbone Express Timetables
Replies: 14
Views: 1406

RE: Airbone Express Timetables

PHL gets both a DC-8 and a DC-9. They both terminate in PHL for the day. PHL also gets a DC-9 that stops through early in the AM enroute to SWF.

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by WhalePilot
Fri Apr 05, 2002 4:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbone Express Timetables
Replies: 14
Views: 1406

RE: Airbone Express Timetables

ABX will not be flying a 767 to Boise anytime soon, if ever.

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by WhalePilot
Thu Apr 04, 2002 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbone Express Timetables
Replies: 14
Views: 1406

RE: Airbone Express Timetables

What flights are you interested in? I can find out for you.

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by WhalePilot
Mon Apr 01, 2002 10:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW Cargo 747 At CVG
Replies: 8
Views: 3960

RE: NW Cargo 747 At CVG

DHL doesn't have $hit for scope in their contract. Just look at all the contractors flying their freight.

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by WhalePilot
Sun Mar 31, 2002 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW Cargo 747 At CVG
Replies: 8
Views: 3960

RE: NW Cargo 747 At CVG

So much for scope at DHL.

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by WhalePilot
Tue Mar 26, 2002 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 741 And 742 Visual Differences?
Replies: 2
Views: 1512

RE: 741 And 742 Visual Differences?

From off the top of my head, the major visual differences between -100's with more than 3 upper deck windows but are otherwise straight -100's and the -200's are the engine pylons... -100's trailing edges are straight, -200's are curved. Nav lights... -100's have only a single wingtip nav light, old...

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by WhalePilot
Sun Mar 03, 2002 1:34 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Which Components Are Hydraulic (DC-8/707)
Replies: 6
Views: 4704

RE: Which Components Are Hydraulic (DC-8/707)

That's perfectly understandable TechRep, you have quite a good memory. Remember when i said that the elevator position indicator followup cable was the single longest cable in the whole plane.

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by WhalePilot
Fri Mar 01, 2002 11:27 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Which Components Are Hydraulic (DC-8/707)
Replies: 6
Views: 4704

RE: Which Components Are Hydraulic (DC-8/707)

Good job TechRep! You came so close to perfection, but the elevators are strictly mechanical.

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by WhalePilot
Tue Feb 19, 2002 1:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: For Airline Pilots Please: A Specific T/O Query.
Replies: 59
Views: 5226

RE: For Airline Pilots Please: A Specific T/O Query.

Don't worry about it Whiskey November, if this guy is truely management for a Phoenix based airline, they won't be around much longer anyway. And if it's the Phoenix base commuter, you don't want to work there anyway.

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by WhalePilot
Mon Feb 18, 2002 8:32 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Longest Cable On A DC-8
Replies: 6
Views: 2230

RE: Longest Cable On A DC-8

It's the elevator position indicator.

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