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by Devilfish
Tue Aug 04, 2020 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

In fairness, it was really COVID-19 per se that did much of the damage. I was actually surprised that PR is returning only three of their A330 s (knock on wood). Avolon could seek penalties for early termination of leases for the A359 s...or move to repossess for non-payment. It's interesting to see...

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by Devilfish
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corporate version of A220 proposed.
Replies: 19
Views: 3772

Re: Corporate version of A220 proposed.

Probably revived in reaction to sluggish airliner sales due to the pandemic. There was even a video presented two months ago..... https://www.flightglobal.com/business-aviation/airbus-a220-vip-cabin-concept-revealed/138915.article The range bump would likely come with the planned MTOW increase. Howe...

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by Devilfish
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

We now have the breakdown..... :crackup: http://philippineairspace.blogspot.com/2020/08/pal-trims-widebody-fleet.html Quote: "PAL President and COO Gilbert Santa Maria said they are looking to return four B777-300ER planes, three A350-900s and three A330-300 planes this month. It will also let ...

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by Devilfish
Mon Aug 03, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Looking at Planespotters, a majority of the A330s are leased (mostly the -876X and some -878X ones) while some appear to be owned. I think this may be an opportunity to divest themselves of the old config A330s in order to consolidate their widebody products. PR will also not be needing the extra c...

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by Devilfish
Sun Aug 02, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

And now for the distressing news..... :sigh: https://www.philstar.com/business/2020/08/03/2032440/pal-offloads-its-excess-baggage Quote: "Ripping through turbulent skies, Lucio Tan-owned Philippine Airlines (PAL) is getting rid of all the extra weight. Clearly, PAL , which was already facing di...

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by Devilfish
Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

LTP could do a lot in-house, since they do repaints and are capable of doing interior refits (e.g. PR A333 new config). I hope LTP has name brand consultants on retainer...let us explore the possibilities. If they would only use it as a government transport while POTROP flies separately in the G280...

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by Devilfish
Sat Aug 01, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Personally, since the VIP flights usually utilize PAL birds for intercontinental trips, it should be more short-haul oriented, with working areas and satellite voice/data capability at a minimum. En-suite bathroom may be too expensive to maintain as well :P I think G-EUNA is due for heavy checks an...

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by Devilfish
Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

For a break from all these worries...over in the BA Fleet Parking thread, the discussion veered towards what would happen to its last A318 after it is withdrawn from service..... :airplane: https://www.flightglobal.com/airlines/ba-axes-a318-premium-service-that-took-over-concorde-flight-number/13957...

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by Devilfish
Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA axes LCY-JFK A318 premium service
Replies: 78
Views: 14877

Farewell G-EUNA

Alas, all things must come to an end...in this case helped in no small measure by the pandemic..... :scared: ..... 5816881,5803829 https://www.flightglobal.com/airlines/ba-axes-a318-premium-service-that-took-over-concorde-flight-number/139579.article I wonder whether my favorite underdog would final...

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by Devilfish
Sun Jul 26, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Over at NAIA , the DOTr has announced the target completion of the Centennial Terminal Renovation to be this year (no specific date or month)..... source: @DOTr FB page https://scontent-sjc3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/110087556_1764961383642990_5882607126946775407_o.jpg?_nc_cat=101&_nc_sid=110474&a...

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by Devilfish
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

I've noticed PAL has more active planes as a whole... so I guess there's not really a need for it. Some of the A21Ns are back online (side note, one of them did MNL-GUM a few days ago, so that's a first), and the long-haul fleet has been moving quite a bit. Was wondering whether the ASP storage are...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 23, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Meanwhile, residents of affected villages continue airing their hardships in relation to the proposed NMIA ..... https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2020/07/23/2030183/taliptip-folk-hang-their-homes-work-bulacan-airport-said-continue Dredging and landfill activity towards the proposed airport's locat...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 23, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A330neo Production/Delivery Thread - 2020
Replies: 111
Views: 33099

Re: Airbus A330neo Production/Delivery Thread - 2020

qf789 wrote:
Kuwait Airways A330-800neo 9K-APF MSN 1964, taxi test and RTO at TLS (24 Jun)

So...it has been almost a month since Al Boom's first flight...when is its next flight scheduled for?


Is there a definite delivery date yet :?:

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 23, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.philstar.com/business/2020/ ... -out-board


They have my best wishes. :optimist:
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PR parent PAL Holdings will elect a new board to steer the company through these troubled times..... :airplane:

https://www.philstar.com/business/2020/ ... -out-board


They have my best wishes. :optimist:

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint
Replies: 91
Views: 9095

Re: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint

A dassault falcon has a certain presence and allure about it. When you see a gulfstream you usually go "oh no a rapper has arrived". When a Dassault biz-jet turns up you go "oh shit a crooked oil executive or a head of state has arrived" So...what would people say when this Bomb...

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 22, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Two more photos of CRK T2 completion work from SkyscraperCity ..... :camera: ..... source: @CTTO Borj Meneses https://www.skyscrapercity.com/cdn-cgi/image/format=auto,onerror=redirect,width=1920,height=1920,fit=scale-down/https://www.skyscrapercity.com/attachments/fb_img_1595409673291-jpg.328623/ ht...

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 22, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market
Replies: 66
Views: 19300

Re: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market

If money was no object I’d have a 787-8, great range, high cruise speed, loads of space and not so big that operation is limited to large- ish airports Quick...you may still have a shot at this if you submit a better offer in time..... :dollarsign: :dollarsign: :dollarsign: :dollarsign: :dollarsign...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 21, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

A couple more clearer pictures of CRK T2 from SkyscraperCity ..... :camera: Planned opening is January 2021 . :crossfingers: source: @CTTO Sir Borj Meneses https://www.skyscrapercity.com/cdn-cgi/image/format=auto,onerror=redirect,width=1920,height=1920,fit=scale-down/https://www.skyscrapercity.com/a...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion
Replies: 107
Views: 20270

Re: Second tier advanced fighter projects news and discussion

Take your point, though, that if no cash is involved in buying Osprey, no extra cash would have been available to divert to catching up on outstanding debts on the KF-X development programme. Apparently, there may be some money available for the acquisition of used EF Tranche 1s from Austria..... :...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market
Replies: 66
Views: 19300

Re: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market

Come to think of it...presently, the only one with all the money outside of the ME who could afford that 748i BBJ might not be interested due to geopolitical considerations. Instead, they may just wait for this to be withdrawn from service before conversion into a dedicated state transport..... :scr...

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by Devilfish
Sun Jul 19, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

From the Inquirer link..... Quote: "An 18-story high traffic control tower will be built by the Clark International Airport Corp. (CIAC) for the Clark International Airport (CRK). The P375-million tower will be the tallest in the country, CIAC President and Chief Executive Officer Aaron Aquino ...

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by Devilfish
Fri Jul 17, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Well, Megawide-GMR got the rehab project of MNL. That was quick ! ..... :o ..... https://cnnphilippines.com/business/2020/7/17/Megawide-GMR-takes-over-NAIA-rehab-project.html?fbclid=IwAR3KaR4OYT_WNqxTILoSyUC9hiispUTGWeV0eSpC4tCKTVFH2R8ERKcm1SI Quote: " Megawide 's takeover is still subject to ...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 16, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Posters in the above site are having a go at the photo op pictures being released. My pick is the Michelangelo-ish composition with some "apostles" missing..... :old: ..... https://www.skyscrapercity.com/cdn-cgi/image/format=auto,onerror=redirect,width=1920,height=1920,fit=scale-down/https...

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

As this column opines, Megawide/GMR should strive to get the NAIA deal during the current dispensation if they're interested. Otherwise, the competition might regroup under a friendlier incoming administration -- and prolong the people's agony yet again..... :mad: https://www.philstar.com/business/2...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 14, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

It seems Megawide/GMR 's unsolicited proposal for the modernization of NAIA may be back in the picture..... :camera: ..... https://www.skyscrapercity.com/cdn-cgi/image/format=auto,onerror=redirect,width=1920,height=1920,fit=scale-down/https://www.skyscrapercity.com/attachments/naia1-png.302106/ http...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 14, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint
Replies: 91
Views: 9095

Re: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint

Which begs the question , even though the 146's have evolved from the above livery, will they and/or any other RAF aircraft performing government and VIP roles also receive this look as 'uniform' ? And do the ex TNT cargo, NATO grey 146's ever get configured for VIP work ? Heaven forbid :!: Imagine...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Hey Devilfish - thanks for all the updates! You're welcome. Just trying to keep track as much as I can. :smile: The decommissioned secondary runway is a bit close to the primary runway to be of significant use when the demand deems the parallel runways as necessary. For its current and midterm use,...

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by Devilfish
Mon Jul 13, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

For further reference, here's a Google Earth shot of the project from SkyscraperCity ..... https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200111/6933ef3ea065225505cd20dafc053192.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200111/6933ef3ea065225505cd20dafc053192.jpg I don't know if they would widen, and extend both e...

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by Devilfish
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

A few questions regarding Clark terminal 2. Is this a replacement for existing terminal or adding gates? Will it be used for both domestic and International flights? How many gates in T2? CRK T2 is a completely new terminal...the existing one may be phased out depending on circumstances. T2 is inte...

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by Devilfish
Sun Jul 12, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

PAL flights have become ad hoc direct LAX/SFO-CEB services...way ahead of the envisioned launch of the route..... :arrow: https://www.philippineairlines.com/AboutUs/newsandevents/advisory-covid19-11jul20-93 https://www.philippineairlines.com/AboutUs/newsandevents/advisory-covid19-29jun20-84 From PA...

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by Devilfish
Sat Jul 11, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint
Replies: 91
Views: 9095

Re: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint

What's not to like...that it's made over here and belongs to a former protectorate? It even echoes HM's chopper livery with the maroon cheat line and the RAF's beloved grey. All it lacks are the Union Jack and the Royal crest. :cheerful: In a similar vein...one could almost hear JEJ thundering at JA...

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by Devilfish
Sat Jul 11, 2020 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

More CRK T2 construction update photos from DOTr 's FB page...... :camera: https://scontent-sjc3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/107587497_1751007861705009_3508268957160074859_o.jpg?_nc_cat=111&_nc_sid=110474&_nc_ohc=vXbViDK1qAUAX9voKKh&_nc_ht=scontent-sjc3-1.xx&oh=f49ed4cb47459ca2c51048d787...

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by Devilfish
Fri Jul 10, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A320neo Production/Delivery Thread - 2020
Replies: 385
Views: 51104

Re: Airbus A320neo Production/Delivery Thread - 2020

With the news that the German Air Force is getting 2 A321LR with deliveries in August and October 2021. Thus this means they are taking over the production slot from someone else or are they sourcing the aircraft from someone else than directly from Airbus? The Luftwaffe is on a roll :!: Would thes...

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by Devilfish
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market
Replies: 66
Views: 19300

Re: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market

The new widebody metal has mostly just been 747s for a while. :idea: Now here's a thought. What if the Amir is getting an A380 that QR could no longer afford to take in, to replace the subject 748i :?: Is there a completion house capable and daring enough to accomplish the work? That would make him...

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by Devilfish
Fri Jul 10, 2020 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market
Replies: 66
Views: 19300

Re: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market

The price may very well have been $500M. But guys who buy such things want their own interior style, and they hardly ever buy second hand stuff. A.netters are not a picky lot...as long as it has wings and engines -- they're happy campers. :cloudnine: This bird is likely to sit idle in some desert f...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.flightglobal.com/coronaviru ... 19.article
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SkyHigher wrote:
The NAIA Consortium's OPS for MNL rehab is officially withdrawn by MIAA.

Reported by Flightglobal as well.....

https://www.flightglobal.com/coronaviru ... 19.article

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market
Replies: 66
Views: 19300

Re: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market

Interesting that that plane is up for sale, but QAF is holding on to a much older fleet, including its A340s and narrow-bodies. Likely reason could be the older birds wouldn't attract as much interest and generate substantial proceeds (besides needing a few for the lesser princes). But maybe (just ...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Garuda Indonesia Plans DPS-LAX/SFO/PAR/BOM/DEL
Replies: 46
Views: 6387

Re: Garuda Indonesia Plans DPS-LAX/SFO/PAR/BOM/DEL

Not sure about an A330, I don't remember exactly what their range is. PR regularly fly their A330ceo MNL-HNL-MNL with high load factors. Perhaps GA 's newly delivered A339 s could hurdle the extra 819 nm difference to DPS with fewer passengers or a lighter load :?: http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=HNL-...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Garuda Indonesia Plans DPS-LAX/SFO/PAR/BOM/DEL
Replies: 46
Views: 6387

Re: Garuda Indonesia Plans DPS-LAX/SFO/PAR/BOM/DEL

The question is where would the flights stop on the way to/from LAX/SFO or is it manageable non-stop? GCMap has DPS-LAX at 8633 and DPS-SFO at 8355 miles. Other than cabotage and the lack of sustainable demand, what else is preventing GA from doing at least a tech stop in HNL on the way to/from DPS...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Yes, Populous (and associated group members) have numerous "World Class" projects in their portfolio. Apparently, the Government will now handle the project on its own...I really hope that POPULOUS would get to design this terminal. Furthermore, the areas in front of the terminals in the ...

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by Devilfish
Thu Jul 09, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market
Replies: 66
Views: 19300

Re: Qatari 747-8i BBJ flying mansion hits the market

:crowded: How many members does A.nut have...and how much would each have to shell out to crowd fund the thing? I have a $50 bill lying here somewhere. :lol:

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Late Edit: :embarrassed2: Pardon my ignorance...I have just learned about POPULOUS' massive undertaking at KIX ..... :eyepopping: ..... https://populous.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Kansai-Airport_Lim-Rights_pixta_43050525_Dec2019-1504x846.jpg https://populous.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Kansai...

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

I'm wondering too if DOTr is also discussing the project with POPULOUS even if the firm do not have a whole airport in their portfolio and are only doing the interiors for CRK T2? :scratchchin:

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by Devilfish
Wed Jul 08, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

So it's official...the Tenacious Six are not so tenacious after all..... :weightlifter: ..... https://business.inquirer.net/302040/tugade-other-investors-ready-to-take-place-of-naia-consortium-in-airport-upgrade-plan https://business.inquirer.net/302024/2-proponents-in-talks-with-govt-on-naia-rehab-...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jul 07, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A320neo Production/Delivery Thread - 2020
Replies: 385
Views: 51104

Re: Airbus A320neo Production/Delivery Thread - 2020

First metal cut for the A321XLR 's rear center tank..... :thumbsup: ..... https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/stories/First-metal-cut-achieved-for-the-A321XLRs-Rear-Centre-Tank-section.html https://airbus-h.assetsadobe2.com/is/image/content/dam/products-and-solutions/commercial-aircraft/a320-family/a321...

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by Devilfish
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint
Replies: 91
Views: 9095

Re: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint

There are currently NO British royal yachts, As far from perfect as we are here in the UK, we certainly beat many (most) countries on use of public funds. :) An aberration which the sitting PM aims to correct, it seems (albeit not with another yacht). :old: There used to be a charter airline here i...

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by Devilfish
Tue Jun 30, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

intaJET wrote:
(forgive the pun, I know its MEAculpa)

I think you should post it in that airline's livery change thread instead. :wink2:

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by Devilfish
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 321
Views: 49912

Re: Philippine Aviation Thread - 2020

Similar to TPE's full name. But Manila International Airport is way more better than this proposed name. Renaming the airport wouldn't do much good to the branding if the facilities and services aren't up to snuff. Doubtful others would want to "own" a dysfunctional entity. If they are be...

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by Devilfish
Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint
Replies: 91
Views: 9095

Re: RAF's VIP A330 MRTT getting 'Austin Powers' Repaint

The plane looks great If you're referring to the re-engined DC-8 , the fantastic livery and new CFM56 s really did wonders for it. Unfortunately, those were not enough to prevent it from going tech at JNB . That led to the proposal to acquire dedicated transport which the Chancellor of the Excheque...

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