Search found 248 matches

by comairguycvg
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cargolux B748F „Not Without My Mask“ livery
Replies: 26
Views: 7953

Re: Cargolux B748F „Not Without My Mask“ livery

How often does a plane generally get repainted? When the paint is heavily rusted (or outdated) and needs a refresh, or everytime it changes its operator, or basically the operator would repaint the plane just for fun :duck: Nice look Cargolux! Interesting note, when AirTran had the Falcons jet and ...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 119
Views: 14957

Re: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.suncalc.org
Here is a link to a good tool to use to check sun angles.
-->

Delta350 wrote:
Delta350 wrote:
Quick question on spotting. Does anyone know where to go and when during each season? (Ex: South deck for summer and north and intl. for winter and spring)

To add on, I’m asking for it to be non-backlit too


https://www.suncalc.org
Here is a link to a good tool to use to check sun angles.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Dec 01, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Tennessee (TYS, CHA, TRI ect.) Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 69
Views: 8297

Re: The rest of Tennessee - TYS, CHA, TRI, ect.

In regards to TRI, do they still have the outdoor observation area? It was one of my favorite outdoor observation areas. I spent a significant amount of time there in the 90s watching ASA Embraer 120s, Delta 737-200s, US Air F100s and NW Airlink Saabs. I think the terminal remodeling may have taken...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1797
Views: 390182

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released

It looks pretty good. The only thing I wish is that the globe was white. When I first saw the picture of the updated livery, I instantly thought that the tail needed white balance correcting. But I guess it will look better in person.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Apr 01, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Are the screeners all using the same display?
Replies: 9
Views: 4408

Re: Are the screeners all using the same display?

What brightness settings do screeners use on their displays? 100%? 75%? 50%?

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 18250

Re: Atlanta air service discussion - 2018

https://www.ajc.com/business/hartsfield ... eqLhJLG3N/
-->

Also looks like the north and south parking garages might be scaled back.
https://www.ajc.com/business/hartsfield ... eqLhJLG3N/

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri May 05, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tornado touched down at ATL
Replies: 8
Views: 3898

Re: Tornado touched down at ATL

I was in E tower and didn't even see it or know about it.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VX A321 - which routes?
Replies: 22
Views: 5242

Re: VX A321 - which routes?

They should take off Virgin America from the fuselage and replace it with Alaska and leave the rest the same....heritage aircraft. :)

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sat Feb 04, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation February 2017
Replies: 211
Views: 19608

Re: Turkish Aviation February 2017

MalevTU134 wrote:
comairguycvg wrote:
-IST-ATL was to go from 77W to 333

Just curious, could this leg ever swap over to the 332 or just the 333?


In theory, yes. But highly unlikely. Where would that 332 come from?


I was just wondering if ATL would ever see the retro paint scheme.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sat Feb 04, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation February 2017
Replies: 211
Views: 19608

Re: Turkish Aviation February 2017

-IST-ATL was to go from 77W to 333

Just curious, could this leg ever swap over to the 332 or just the 333?

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Wed Feb 01, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon to Establish Worldwide Cargo Hub at CVG
Replies: 88
Views: 14051

Re: Amazon to Establish Worldwide Cargo Hub at CVG

Great news! This along with the announcement yesterday of the 3 new Frontier destinations and with WN coming, it's nice to see continuing growth at CVG.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Nov 13, 2016 6:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue's New "Old" Retro Livery
Replies: 52
Views: 11400

Re: JetBlue's New "Old" Retro Livery

Very interesting that an airline would do this, think up of a theoretical livery from the past that never existed out of thin air, pun intended! Never saw anything like this coming. But I like it and can't wait to see it here in ATL someday. I give them an A+ for creativity. I wish the airlines woul...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Mar 04, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Concourse C In CVG To Be Torn Down In Aug
Replies: 50
Views: 12808

Concourse C In CVG To Be Torn Down In Aug

<a href="http://www.cincinnati.com/story/money/2016/03/04/cvg-saying-goodbye-concourse-c/81300906/" target="_blank">http://www.cincinnati.com/story/mone...ying-goodbye-concourse-c/81300906/</a> This was bound to happen before the lease was to expire. The space is better off being torn down and utili...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Feb 23, 2016 3:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN - Rollout Of TennesseeOne
Replies: 71
Views: 11871

RE: WN - Rollout Of TennesseeOne

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cubsrule" class="quote" target="_blank">Cubsrule</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i>Which would look like what? All of the s...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Feb 22, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN - Rollout Of TennesseeOne
Replies: 71
Views: 11871

RE: WN - Rollout Of TennesseeOne

Finally!! Looks great! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SXDFC" class="quote" target="_blank">SXDFC</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i> As of now the followin...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Feb 15, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Terminal - The Grand Vision Of The Future
Replies: 21
Views: 8964

RE: ATL Terminal - The Grand Vision Of The Future

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AAflyguy" class="quote" target="_blank">AAflyguy</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>one will be 8-levels and the other 4-level...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Dec 08, 2015 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Master Expansion Plans-10 Year Plan $8.5B
Replies: 42
Views: 10373

RE: ATL Master Expansion Plans-10 Year Plan $8.5B

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Polot" class="quote" target="_blank">Polot</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Everyone arriving at F clears at F. Those arri...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Nov 29, 2015 9:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Unveils Air Cal Retrojet
Replies: 60
Views: 17898

RE: AA Unveils Air Cal Retrojet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Freshside3" class="quote" target="_blank">Freshside3</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>I think, the reason for no white, wa...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sat Nov 28, 2015 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Unveils TWA Retrojet
Replies: 136
Views: 31095

RE: AA Unveils TWA Retrojet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BMI727" class="quote" target="_blank">BMI727</a> (<a href="#135" class="quote">Reply 135</a>):<br/><i>When US Airways originally did those, were...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Nov 27, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Unveils TWA Retrojet
Replies: 136
Views: 31095

RE: AA Unveils TWA Retrojet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/gdg9" class="quote" target="_blank">gdg9</a> (<a href="#116" class="quote">Reply 116</a>):<br/><i> Basically, it is indeed in the standard grey ...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Nov 23, 2015 7:11 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Upgrading To Captain
Replies: 42
Views: 11541

RE: Upgrading To Captain

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ordell" class="quote" target="_blank">ordell</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>US shrank by 1/2 and I was back in the right...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Wed Oct 14, 2015 12:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Gates
Replies: 44
Views: 8069

RE: ATL Gates

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Polot" class="quote" target="_blank">Polot</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Korean: F5 (are they still using <acronym title=...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Jazz Q400 In ATL?
Replies: 31
Views: 5762

RE: AC Jazz Q400 In ATL?

The Q400 came in on 10/11 and then had a mechanical issue. The mechanics were working on #1 engine. It is C-GGMI and was inbound flight 8619, (FlightAware does show it as a CR9). It had been stuck on gate F14 all day Sunday. The other Jazz flights had to use <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Aug 11, 2015 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The ATL Thread - Part 2
Replies: 143
Views: 17115

RE: The ATL Thread - Part 2

<a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/EAL4201/history/20150806/0340Z/KMIA/KATL" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/E...1/history/20150806/0340Z/KMIA/KATL</a> Eastern snuck in here the other day. Got airborne back to <acronym title="Miami - International (Wilcox Field / 36th Str...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The ATL Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 19703

RE: The ATL Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N776AU" class="quote" target="_blank">N776AU</a> (<a href="#154" class="quote">Reply 154</a>):<br/><i>(TBI) is now the ramp controller for 3/4/5...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The ATL Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 19703

RE: The ATL Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N776AU" class="quote" target="_blank">N776AU</a> (<a href="#154" class="quote">Reply 154</a>):<br/><i>There is no tower on B or F</i></font></td...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Jun 15, 2015 6:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Processing Software
Replies: 12
Views: 3977

RE: Processing Software

I have CS5 and <acronym title="Ukraine International Airlines">PS</acronym> Elements 6. Never used <acronym title="Lacsa (Costa Rica)">LR</acronym>. What can <acronym title="Lacsa (Costa Rica)">LR</acronym> do that CS5/Elements can not? I've been thinking of trying out <acronym title="Lacsa (Costa R...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Jun 14, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The ATL Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 19703

RE: The ATL Thread

I wondered how the new ramp lights would look from the hotel. You must have been up pretty high to get above the lights.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Wed Apr 01, 2015 9:20 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Video Ads Now Blocking Photos
Replies: 7
Views: 462

RE: Video Ads Now Blocking Photos

I was just looking through the daily uploads and when I wanted to bring up a larger version of a photo, I noticed there were no video ads this time. It was very nice indeed.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Feb 16, 2015 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Refreshed" AS Livery To Debut This Weekend
Replies: 75
Views: 21410

RE: "Refreshed" AS Livery To Debut This Weekend

I like it. Now the poor little a at the end doesn't look like it's getting kicked anymore.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Jan 30, 2015 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta CA Gets Locked Out Of Cockpit
Replies: 88
Views: 17001

Delta CA Gets Locked Out Of Cockpit

Whoops, glad everything turned out all right.

http://abcnews.go.com/US/delta-plane...t-locked-cockpit/story?id=28590807

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sat Jan 10, 2015 12:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Goodbye Shamu
Replies: 21
Views: 11147

RE: Goodbye Shamu

Actually they are not gone yet. I took a picture of Penguin One today and just saw a Shamu taxi by here at ATL. Could not see the reg on the Shamu.

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Wed Apr 23, 2014 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crosswind Runways At ATL
Replies: 24
Views: 9942

RE: Crosswind Runways At ATL

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

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Apr 14, 2014 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Painted A B757 In Retro DL Colors!
Replies: 182
Views: 57108

RE: Delta Painted A B757 In Retro DL Colors!

I wondered when the best livery on the planet was going to roll out. The museum re-opening date is quickly approaching. Very happy to see this on the ramp with other planes before being put on display.<center><table align="center" border="0" width="650" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a hre...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Apr 13, 2014 9:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Painted A B757 In Retro DL Colors!
Replies: 182
Views: 57108

RE: Delta Painted A B757 In Retro DL Colors!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AV8AJET" class="quote" target="_blank">AV8AJET</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>In <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfie...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Mar 23, 2014 10:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta Ready Reserve Baggage Handler (DEN)
Replies: 32
Views: 16794

RE: Delta Ready Reserve Baggage Handler (DEN)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NWAROOSTER" class="quote" target="_blank">NWAROOSTER</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>I do not know if any airlines still pr...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Mar 14, 2014 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Just Witnessed US Accident @ PHL - March 14, 2014
Replies: 172
Views: 46542

Just Witnessed US Accident @ PHL - March 14, 2014

Wonder if any airport video cameras caught this...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Wed Mar 05, 2014 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Now...Delta Flight Museum Video....
Replies: 19
Views: 4170

RE: Now...Delta Flight Museum Video....

That would be super sweet to have a 757 sitting outside in the 80's colors. My question is: when and where will it be painted?

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Thu Jan 23, 2014 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL Part 2
Replies: 71
Views: 16296

RE: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL Part 2

So that should be all DL DC-9's off property now? Unless there is one going to the museum here in ATL?

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sat Jan 04, 2014 11:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 787 Comes To ATL
Replies: 0
Views: 2408

787 Comes To ATL

The first 787 came to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> early this morning, (1/4/14), as UAL4 <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acrony...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Mon Dec 16, 2013 7:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Special DFW Paint Job
Replies: 47
Views: 15292

RE: Spirit Airlines Special DFW Paint Job

<center><table align="center" border="0" width="650" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=30997&filename=phpUgmMKR.jpeg" target="_blank"><img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/uf/30997/middle/phpUgmMKR.jpeg" width="648" height="438" border="0"/></a></td></tr></table>...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Thu Nov 21, 2013 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dreamlifter Lands At Wrong Airport
Replies: 245
Views: 74918

RE: Dreamlifter Lands At Wrong Airport

So with all that was missed to allow this aircraft to land at the worng airport, tower probably not monitoring the approach, crew not crosschecking instruments, shouldn't the tower have gotten an "LA" alarm when the plane got too low from the intended airport?

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Nov 01, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First DL 737-900 On Property
Replies: 64
Views: 25786

RE: First DL 737-900 On Property

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MesaFlyGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">MesaFlyGuy</a> (<a href="#56" class="quote">Reply 56</a>):<br/><i>I thought the first routes were pred...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Nov 01, 2013 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First DL 737-900 On Property
Replies: 64
Views: 25786

RE: First DL 737-900 On Property

I think DL690 <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>-<acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym> was the first revenue flight with the 900 t...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another DL MD-90 Quetsion
Replies: 19
Views: 8887

RE: Another DL MD-90 Quetsion

I thought <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> was all done receiving <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-90's. They had an article on the DeltaNet page on Sep 20 that the last <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-90 was delivered and was ship 9251. Did something chan...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Fri Oct 11, 2013 4:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 717 Headed To ATL
Replies: 91
Views: 23006

RE: Delta 717 Headed To ATL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/maddogjt8d" class="quote" target="_blank">maddogjt8d</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Hope someone is out at <acronym title=...

Jump to post
by comairguycvg
Sun Oct 06, 2013 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL DC-9s Gone By January?
Replies: 163
Views: 26726

RE: DL DC-9s Gone By January?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DL_Mech" class="quote" target="_blank">DL_Mech</a> (<a href="#66" class="quote">Reply 66</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> The <acronym ti...

Jump to post