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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Jun 09, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ GPS Issues
Replies: 52
Views: 12821

CRJ GPS Issues

Anyone hearing about a nationwide CRJ200/700 navigation issue that is causing delays across all airlines?

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by FlyDeltaJets
Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is JFK the only major US airport without a centralized Int'l terminal?
Replies: 48
Views: 9425

Re: Why is JFK the only major US airport without a centralized Int'l terminal?

After flying through ORD, ATL, DFW, BOS, IAH, and LAX recently, it occurred to me that JFK is the only major US airport without a centralized Int'l terminal. Some like EWR or SFO are slightly murkier in the sense that Int'l hub ops are split but that has more to do with those being major connecting...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Crash at TKK (Chuuk, FSM) - Air Niugini
Replies: 156
Views: 40545

Re: Plane Crash at TKK (Chuuk, FSM) - Air Niugini

I think crash is a bit of overkill. The aircraft according to news reports the aircraft overshoot the runway during a landing attempt at 09.30am local this morning. No reports of weather at the time . AN767 Did not overshoot the runway. Landed (crashed) into lagoon short of the runway after possibl...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Crash at TKK (Chuuk, FSM) - Air Niugini
Replies: 156
Views: 40545

Plane Crash at TKK (Chuuk, FSM) - Air Niugini

This evening, Air Niugini Flight 73 enroute from PNI to TKK crashed into the lagoon near the TKK airport. There were 36 passengers and 11 crew onboard. All passengers survived and were taken to local hospital per Pacific Daily News https://www.guampdn.com/story/news/2018/09/28/plane-crashes-into-chu...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA booted a Cellist from the Aircraft (did not allow the Cello on a paid ticket)
Replies: 170
Views: 17926

Re: AA booted a Cellist from the Aircraft (did not allow the Cello on a paid ticket)

If the AA policy is so easy to understand, then how did the passenger get to her seat with the Cello? If AA knows the cello doesn't fit on a B737, then why was the passenger allowed to board with the cellos? To me this discussion is simple, even AA employees don't know their company policy OR the p...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no JFK/LGA-BDL service?
Replies: 62
Views: 5235

Re: Why no JFK/LGA-BDL service?

AVLAirlineFreq wrote:
Was it ever flown, even as a way of providing international connections via JFK?



Yes DL flew it for a few years using DL Connection

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Jun 24, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 738 With 737 MAX 8 Safety Cards
Replies: 18
Views: 3663

Re: AA 738 With 737 MAX 8 Safety Cards

I believe WN now has a single safety card for all aircraft, and it operates 737s with two different exit configurations. I’ve often wondered how that’s allowed. I get using the same card if the exit configuration is the same (IIRC, UA uses the same card for the -800 and -900, as everything in the c...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Mon Jun 11, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Towing the 747
Replies: 20
Views: 3635

Re: Towing the 747

Many times on the 747 that feature is used to tow the aircraft to nose main deck cargo systems that are integrated into the cargo building.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What should UA do to close the gap with DL?
Replies: 233
Views: 24270

Re: What should UA do to close the gap with DL?

UA doesn't have the point-of-sale strength in enough outstations to make p2p flying work, BOS and CLE have both been shrunk and other carriers have filled a lot of that void. UA is reliant on its fortress hubs to make money. Period. All things being equal, the average person isn't going to choose U...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions on LAX Operations & Gate Usage
Replies: 6
Views: 1438

Re: Questions on LAX Operations & Gate Usage

[quote="AlnessW"]Good to know on the lack of UA in Terminal 6 - anyone know why?


We gave up those gates when Delta expanded a few years back.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions on LAX Operations & Gate Usage
Replies: 6
Views: 1438

Re: Questions on LAX Operations & Gate Usage

United is in Terminals 7 and 8 only at this time

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by FlyDeltaJets
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: INFORM Real Time Stands
Replies: 0
Views: 729

INFORM Real Time Stands

Hey Airport Operations people, any of you have any experience using Real Time Stands for gate planning. We recently switch to it from ARIS/Gate Manager and we were looking to see if other users were experiencing some of the same things we are. Side note anyone using something other than ARIS/Gate Ma...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VRD Callsign to disappear Jan 11th
Replies: 18
Views: 4289

Re: VRD Callsign to disappear Jan 11th

Any hint on the last VX departure?

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Oct 22, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Visual of largest airlines by state in the USA
Replies: 89
Views: 16962

Re: Visual of largest airlines by state in the USA

I would like to see the stats that back up the claim that Southwest is #1 in California United not only has 2 hubs in California they also do a great deal of intra-California flying from each of them and serve many of them from other hubs as well. Intra-California flying only: SFO: FAT, SNA, PSP, S...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Visual of largest airlines by state in the USA
Replies: 89
Views: 16962

Re: Visual of largest airlines by state in the USA

I would like to see the stats that back up the claim that Southwest is #1 in California United not only has 2 hubs in California they also do a great deal of intra-California flying from each of them and serve many of them from other hubs as well. Intra-California flying only: SFO: FAT, SNA, PSP, SM...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Jul 07, 2017 4:46 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cathay Pacific A340-300 HKG-JFK
Replies: 13
Views: 2619

Re: Cathay Pacific A340-300 HKG-JFK

The CX 343 operated HKG - YVR - JFK

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Feb 24, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CBP now checking documents on some domestic flights
Replies: 45
Views: 14018

Re: CBP now checking documents on some domestic flights

I have never seen CBP officers check the ID's of passengers deplaning a domestic flight, I have been in multiple US airports working various roles for more than 15 years. That's not to say its never happened, Im just saying I have never seen or heard of it, so it is definitely not the routine even s...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Thu Nov 17, 2016 6:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL and the 777
Replies: 35
Views: 8410

Re: DL and the 777

Due to the dispute with DALPA: when DL first received its 77Es, it couldn't operate them beyond 8hr routes. Internationally, they flew nowhere other than LGW and CDG (and for a very short time, AMS) for nearly the first five years of their operation. The Skuds continued to operate all TransPacs and...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Tue Nov 15, 2016 3:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Donald Trump 757 - Use, Store, Sell?
Replies: 72
Views: 20032

Re: Donald Trump 757 - Use, Store, Sell?

PZ707 wrote:
What is the callsign from now until Presidential Inauguration in January?


It wouldn't change from whatever it currently is.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Nov 06, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Employment at the U.S carriers.
Replies: 5
Views: 1196

Re: Employment at the U.S carriers.

I know of may Muslim people in both airlines that I have worked for, as previously mentioned it is illegal for an employer to even ask about your religion. There are many oppourtunities available in all of the airlines for those coming out of school check out: united.jobs delta.com/careers work-here...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Nov 06, 2016 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why did Air Canada Tango Fail?
Replies: 54
Views: 8166

Re: Why did Air Canada Tango Fail?

Looks like Air Canada Tango Operated the following flights in 2003 from Canada to Florida:

This was the only time table I found so far.

AC6094 - YUL - FLL
AC6095 - FLL- YUL
AC6096 - YQB - FLL
AC6097 - FLL - YQB

AC6092 - YUL - MCO
AC6093 - MCO - YUL

Tan and Go sounds cool whether its true or not.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Jun 18, 2016 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New UA 737-700s...Which FAs will staff them?
Replies: 7
Views: 1384

Re: New UA 737-700s...Which FAs will staff them?

All hopes are to have that contract settled before the delivery of those aircraft.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Wed Jun 15, 2016 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wow Air Starts West Coast…2 Hours Delayed
Replies: 63
Views: 11752

Re: Wow Air Starts West Coast…2 Hours Delayed

Not to bash but WOW has not departed on time yet since starting SFO

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat May 07, 2016 3:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Are The JFK T3 Mobile Boarding Lounges?
Replies: 25
Views: 4001

RE: Where Are The JFK T3 Mobile Boarding Lounges?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Josh32121" class="quote" target="_blank">Josh32121</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>I remember flight <acronym title="Atla...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Thu May 05, 2016 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Are The JFK T3 Mobile Boarding Lounges?
Replies: 25
Views: 4001

RE: Where Are The JFK T3 Mobile Boarding Lounges?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blacksoviet" class="quote" target="_blank">blacksoviet</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>How many mobile lounges does it take...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Apr 10, 2016 2:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United From Shreveport To Hahn?
Replies: 23
Views: 5082

RE: United From Shreveport To Hahn?

<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="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>They even have a 747 dedicated solely for charte...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Apr 09, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?
Replies: 16
Views: 6957

RE: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXintl" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXintl</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Starting June 6th out of <acronym title="S...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Apr 09, 2016 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Giving Up On EWR Slots From DL
Replies: 79
Views: 13198

RE: United Giving Up On EWR Slots From DL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Rdh3e" class="quote" target="_blank">Rdh3e</a> (<a href="#73" class="quote">Reply 73</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> It says Newark, <ac...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Apr 09, 2016 3:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 In Mobile Safety Card
Replies: 23
Views: 7681

RE: A321 In Mobile Safety Card

As compliance with the law however silly it may be keeps the airline out of legal trouble. The cost of producing the safety cards is far cheaper than whatever fine that could be imposed for non-compliance.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Apr 09, 2016 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?
Replies: 16
Views: 6957

RE: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?

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

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Apr 09, 2016 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?
Replies: 16
Views: 6957

RE: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N1120A" class="quote" target="_blank">N1120A</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>The staffing is very different. sUA v. sCO.</i...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Apr 08, 2016 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?
Replies: 16
Views: 6957

RE: UA LAX 777 To 787 Transition?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXintl" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXintl</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>There is lots of movement on the 787 fleet, ...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Thu Apr 07, 2016 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Giving Up On EWR Slots From DL
Replies: 79
Views: 13198

RE: United Giving Up On EWR Slots From DL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/klwright69" class="quote" target="_blank">klwright69</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>I am not sure why such a big deal is...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Mar 13, 2016 2:58 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Determines Order Of Take Off?
Replies: 16
Views: 5031

RE: What Determines Order Of Take Off?

There are times the due to operational reasons an airline will request a flight get priority handling. This is generally due to crew legality or curfew. The order is generally determined by the departure fix and runway that the flight is departing from.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Mar 13, 2016 2:53 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Who Decides What Restaurants Go In Which Terminal?
Replies: 7
Views: 3838

RE: Who Decides What Restaurants Go In Which Terminal?

Generally the airport authority signs a contract with a vendor such as HMS Host an that vendor chooses the restaurants.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Mon Feb 22, 2016 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Are Governors Flying These Days?
Replies: 50
Views: 14478

RE: What Are Governors Flying These Days?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dfwjim1" class="quote" target="_blank">dfwjim1</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>I know that Jerry Brown - California - has...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sun Feb 21, 2016 4:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Rush Hour
Replies: 12
Views: 11075

RE: JFK Rush Hour

That extremely long queue is likely the end result of a mid-bankrunway change

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Feb 06, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SuperBowl 50 Charters-Extra Sections
Replies: 6
Views: 2753

RE: SuperBowl 50 Charters-Extra Sections

UA also operated CLT-SFO on 319

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by FlyDeltaJets
Mon Feb 01, 2016 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Superbowl Charters
Replies: 67
Views: 16098

RE: Superbowl Charters

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/nitepilot79" class="quote" target="_blank">nitepilot79</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Its sti...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Jan 29, 2016 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mainline Short-length Flying At Major US Carriers?
Replies: 52
Views: 6134

RE: Mainline Short-length Flying At Major US Carriers?

UA: <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>-<acronym title="Santa Ana - John Wayne / Orange County (SNA / KSNA), USA - California">SNA</acronym> <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>-<acronym ti...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Thu Jan 28, 2016 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dog In Seat On Delta Connection flight
Replies: 29
Views: 9807

RE: Dog In Seat On Delta Connection Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BoeingVista" class="quote" target="_blank">BoeingVista</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Comment...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USA B747-400 Pax Operations
Replies: 16
Views: 5086

RE: USA B747-400 Pax Operations

UA also runs 747 for charter ops, military and sports as well.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Thu Jan 14, 2016 8:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Easa FA Minimums
Replies: 2
Views: 1889

RE: Easa FA Minimums

They have the same regulation. Aircraft with greater than 19 seats require a flight attendant. Every additional 50 passengers require an additional flight attendant.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Sat Jan 02, 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Sharklets For US3
Replies: 14
Views: 7180

RE: Why No Sharklets For US3

What determines eligibility for the Sharklet retrofit?

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by FlyDeltaJets
Wed Dec 30, 2015 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India 777 At SFO
Replies: 50
Views: 11195

RE: Air India 777 At SFO

Air India seemed to have paid for <acronym title="Coimbra (- Bissaia Barreto / Cernache) (CBP / LPCO), Portugal">CBP</acronym> to open early to accommodate them at <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>. They get exclusive use of the <acronym titl...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Mon Dec 07, 2015 7:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Fantasy Flights 2015
Replies: 12
Views: 2737

RE: UA Fantasy Flights 2015

The SFO fantasy flight was yesterday. One of the best things that United does. Always get a good feeling when we get that flight going.

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by FlyDeltaJets
Mon Apr 13, 2015 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SFO Spotter Alert. TK To Use Special Livery
Replies: 32
Views: 6178

RE: SFO Spotter Alert. TK To Use Special Livery

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TK787" class="quote" target="_blank">TK787</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That BuzzFeed artic...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Apr 10, 2015 4:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI 321 Out Of Yemen With 240 Pax On BBC
Replies: 59
Views: 26558

RE: AI 321 Out Of Yemen With 240 Pax On BBC

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cipango" class="quote" target="_blank">Cipango</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>ICAO? Civil Aviation Governing bodies? </i...

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by FlyDeltaJets
Fri Apr 03, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future On UA Line Stations?
Replies: 77
Views: 7157

RE: Future On UA Line Stations?

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

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by FlyDeltaJets
Tue Mar 31, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 641 Cancellations
Replies: 6
Views: 5543

RE: UA 641 Cancellations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/strfyr51" class="quote" target="_blank">strfyr51</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>For some reason they change the flight num...

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