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by UA933
Mon Feb 09, 2015 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami A380 Parking Situation
Replies: 26
Views: 13504

RE: Miami A380 Parking Situation

Perhaps someone could shed some light into another local / ground A380 issue: why is it that e.g. at MIA the A380s always taxi by using a "Follow Me" car?

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by UA933
Fri Jan 16, 2015 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Announces Plans For Cuba
Replies: 146
Views: 24527

RE: United Announces Plans For Cuba

Any chance of tossing in a nice Boeing deal?

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by UA933
Tue Sep 18, 2012 7:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Confirms 787, A380 Delivery Dates
Replies: 68
Views: 38206

RE: BA Confirms 787, A380 Delivery Dates

The painted tail looks more white compared to today's livery. Don't you think?

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by UA933
Mon Jul 30, 2012 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Cont. Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 12
Replies: 277
Views: 48359

RE: United/Cont. Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 12

btw, where can I check the tailnumber of specific flights for specific dates? How far in advance is the information accurate?

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by UA933
Fri Jul 27, 2012 6:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interesting B-777-x Developments
Replies: 130
Views: 36389

RE: Interesting B-777-x Developments

Question: Why would Boeing put engines on the 779 that have less power then the current 77W? <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXDESI" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXDESI</a> ...

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by UA933
Sun Jul 22, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Continental New FA Uniforms
Replies: 73
Views: 32706

RE: United/Continental New FA Uniforms

Very boring and dull uniforms. If that's the way they are going they can also keep the hideous current ones at UA and save money.

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by UA933
Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 5
Replies: 251
Views: 52551

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tdscanuck" class="quote" target="_blank">tdscanuck</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>Yes. You have to swap the engines to i...

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by UA933
Thu Jun 28, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 5
Replies: 251
Views: 52551

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 5

So the PIPs can be implemented also on the birds that have already been delivered?

BTW, when can we expect to see a UA in full colors? Delivery is scheduled for September.

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by UA933
Tue May 01, 2012 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Completed UA 787 Frames
Replies: 4
Views: 7415

RE: Completed UA 787 Frames

When will they be getting their final paint?

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by UA933
Tue Apr 17, 2012 10:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New MAS A380 Livery, good or bad?
Replies: 53
Views: 22799

RE: New MAS A380 Livery, Good Or Bad?

Why would they take it out of the paint shop only to put it back in and clean it all over again?!

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by UA933
Wed Feb 29, 2012 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 748 First Revenue Route?
Replies: 123
Views: 31170

RE: LH 748 First Revenue Route?

Are there any airport-wise restrictions at <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym> that would prevent <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> from a daily 380 flight? <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> and <acronym titl...

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by UA933
Tue Feb 28, 2012 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 748 First Revenue Route?
Replies: 123
Views: 31170

RE: LH 748 First Revenue Route?

I was told that the first daily routing will be <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>. But I'm not telling who told me  <img src="http://cdn-www.a...

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by UA933
Tue Feb 28, 2012 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official 747-8 Flight Tracking & Production Part 8
Replies: 257
Views: 77363

RE: Official 747-8 Flight Tracking & Production Part 8

And from what I heard at LH, FRA-IAD will go daily 747-8 in the summer

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by UA933
Fri Feb 24, 2012 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 787 Domestic Routes?
Replies: 35
Views: 13409

RE: UA 787 Domestic Routes?

When will we see a 787 in full UA colors and what the lastest planned delivery date?

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by UA933
Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 787 Domestic Routes?
Replies: 35
Views: 13409

RE: UA 787 Domestic Routes?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tpaewr" class="quote" target="_blank">tpaewr</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Since it is a <acronym title="Continental Airl...

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by UA933
Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's 787 Has Indeed Been Painted
Replies: 65
Views: 31256

RE: United's 787 Has Indeed Been Painted

Will UA's have 3-3-3 or 2-4-2 seating in Y?

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by UA933
Wed Nov 30, 2011 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 7
Replies: 258
Views: 51548

RE: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 7

When will they continue to paint more 744s? The did 3 of them at the beginning of the year and that's it until now...

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by UA933
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA 787 Hits Boarding Bridge
Replies: 35
Views: 37096

RE: ANA 787 Hits Boarding Bridge

Will repairs to the fuselage be more expensive or complex now that they are using composites compared to aluminum?

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by UA933
Fri Oct 14, 2011 10:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First United B787 Rolls Out
Replies: 42
Views: 34768

RE: First United B787 Rolls Out

How much will UA's 787s still be overweigt?

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by UA933
Tue Oct 11, 2011 6:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA/CO Merger Union Video
Replies: 8
Views: 3634

RE: UA/CO Merger Union Video

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/apodino" class="quote" target="_blank">apodino</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> So you're telling...

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by UA933
Wed Sep 28, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Ad Agency Allegedly Used VS B744 In New Ad!
Replies: 41
Views: 15969

BA Ad Agency Allegedly Used VS B744 In New Ad!

I think that there is still another mistake in the add. Virgin doesn't use RR engines, BA however does. So one could say that the plane in the add is unique^^

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by UA933
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:42 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: BA 747 Y Seats
Replies: 5
Views: 4618

BA 747 Y Seats

Hi! I am flying BAW from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> to <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> this August and I saw that the last three rows in Y have only two seats at the window. Now on seat gu...

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by UA933
Sun Jun 05, 2011 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 6
Replies: 273
Views: 60868

RE: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 6

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United1" class="quote" target="_blank">United1</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Quoting WestWing (Reply 13):2-1-2 Business...

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by UA933
Fri Apr 08, 2011 10:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mwaa Approves Underground Station At IAD
Replies: 43
Views: 3735

RE: Mwaa Approves Underground Station At IAD

The progress that has been made can be seen here:

http://www.dullesmetro.com/pdfs/11MAR_DullesMetroNewsletter.pdf

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by UA933
Tue Dec 07, 2010 7:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA 945 (FRA-ORD) Tailnumber 12/09/2010
Replies: 3
Views: 5587

RE: UA 945 (FRA-ORD) Tailnumber 12/09/2010

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BasilFawlty" class="quote" target="_blank">BasilFawlty</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> oh sorry ...

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by UA933
Tue Dec 07, 2010 6:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA 945 (FRA-ORD) Tailnumber 12/09/2010
Replies: 3
Views: 5587

UA 945 (FRA-ORD) Tailnumber 12/09/2010

Does anybody know where I might find the tailnumber of <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 945 (<acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>) sch...

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by UA933
Mon Aug 17, 2009 5:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Tailsign UA917 09/22
Replies: 2
Views: 3045

RE: Tailsign UA917 09/22

Sorry I meant 08/22! My mistake.

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by UA933
Mon Aug 17, 2009 5:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Tailsign UA917 09/22
Replies: 2
Views: 3045

Tailsign UA917 09/22

Does UA 917 on 09/22 already have a tailsign?

best regards

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by UA933
Wed Aug 12, 2009 9:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA917 Bookings On 08/22
Replies: 6
Views: 3272

RE: UA917 Bookings On 08/22

Has a particular A/C been assigned to that flight yet?

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by UA933
Thu Aug 06, 2009 6:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA917 Bookings On 08/22
Replies: 6
Views: 3272

RE: UA917 Bookings On 08/22

@PWMRamper: Thanks for the info. I bought my tickets in january but was not able to make a reservation without the tickets having been issued. Unfortunately I forgot about that until a couple of days ago and for some reason thought that it had worked. Stupid really of me....

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by UA933
Tue Aug 04, 2009 8:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA917 Bookings On 08/22
Replies: 6
Views: 3272

RE: UA917 Bookings On 08/22

I'm booked in Q and can't make any reservations for particular seats anymore. Will more seats become available once I'm able to check in online?

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by UA933
Tue Aug 04, 2009 6:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA917 Bookings On 08/22
Replies: 6
Views: 3272

UA917 Bookings On 08/22

Can anyone provide information on the load of UA917 on 08/22? Just want to see what my chances are of getting a window seat of maybe even an upgrade.
Thanks

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by UA933
Fri Aug 08, 2008 12:10 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Fuel Consuption 777 Vs. 330/340
Replies: 11
Views: 9217

Fuel Consuption 777 Vs. 330/340

On A.net and other different sources on the internet I found different statements as to which type is more fuel efficient than the other. Some sources say the 333 is by far more efficient then the 772. And some source state it the other way around. Same goes for the 346 vs. 77W and 77L vs. 345. I wa...

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by UA933
Thu Apr 12, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair To Go Transatlantic!
Replies: 217
Views: 29459

RE: Ryanair To Go Transatlantic!

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by UA933
Sun Nov 19, 2006 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Travelling, Don't Bring Child Pornography
Replies: 33
Views: 11158

RE: When Travelling, Don't Bring Child Pornography

My dad mailed me the information about two weeks ago. He works for the German department for foreign affairs and I remember reading sth. on www.spiegel.de

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by UA933
Sun Nov 19, 2006 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Travelling, Don't Bring Child Pornography
Replies: 33
Views: 11158

RE: When Travelling, Don't Bring Child Pornography

Since a couple of weeks it is the case that US-costoms are athorized to make copies of your notebook HDD. My question is if they only look for terror-info or if they also check if you have illeagally downloaded music on the labtop?

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by UA933
Thu Nov 16, 2006 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL-UA Merger?
Replies: 62
Views: 9781

RE: DL-UA Merger?

Is there any word from a representative of UA yet? I mean there must be some kind of reaction!

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by UA933
Wed Nov 15, 2006 11:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Proposes Merger With Delta
Replies: 261
Views: 29875

RE: US Airways Proposes Merger With Delta

What role might other airlines play e.g. UA or CO in a bidding for DL

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by UA933
Wed Nov 15, 2006 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Boosting Capacity To Asia/Europe
Replies: 23
Views: 8194

RE: UA Boosting Capacity To Asia/Europe

When looking at the times of the SFO - FRA route I noticed that they'll need two planes to fly the route. Is that true?

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by UA933
Wed Nov 01, 2006 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Makes $190m Profit In 3rd Quarter
Replies: 46
Views: 7897

RE: UA Makes $190m Profit In 3rd Quarter

Excluding special items profit was USD$335 million. Now I was wondering what these special items are. I thought these special items would not be aroung anymore once they left Ch.11!

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by UA933
Sun Oct 22, 2006 8:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAD - The Capital Effect?
Replies: 75
Views: 6102

RE: IAD - The Capital Effect?

Dulles is undergoing a massive renovation and expansion. At the moment Dulles still has room for new routes/airlines. Furthermore Dulles has the intention to replace Terminal C/D with a new one which would have greater capacity. Terminal C/D where originally built as an interim facility. You should ...

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by UA933
Fri Oct 13, 2006 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Revolutionizing The Economy Class Seat
Replies: 44
Views: 15527

RE: Cathay Revolutionizing The Economy Class Seat

These seats are used on some trains (e.g. Eurostar Italy) and are very uncomfortable.

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by UA933
Sat Oct 07, 2006 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dropping/Deferring A350 In Favor Of Revamped A330?
Replies: 73
Views: 9778

RE: Dropping/Deferring A350 In Favor Of Revamped A330?

I guess that there are no more questions as to why Airbus is inferior to Boeing!
 yes 

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by UA933
Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Gates Will WN Use At IAD?
Replies: 2
Views: 4524

RE: What Gates Will WN Use At IAD?

WN will use the B - Gates at IAD

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by UA933
Mon Oct 02, 2006 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA: The Future Of American Airlines
Replies: 254
Views: 30030

RE: AA: The Future Of American Airlines

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by UA933
Sat Sep 23, 2006 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH To Place Long Haul Order In Dec. Won't Cut A380
Replies: 89
Views: 14531

RE: LH To Place Long Haul Order In Dec. Won't Cut A380

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by UA933
Fri Sep 22, 2006 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL Chief, "expects Airline Deals To Come"
Replies: 68
Views: 12355

RE: UAL Chief, "expects Airline Deals To Come"

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by UA933
Fri Sep 22, 2006 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH To Place Long Haul Order In Dec. Won't Cut A380
Replies: 89
Views: 14531

RE: LH To Place Long Haul Order In Dec. Won't Cut A380

In its size the A380 can't be replaced with any other a/c so my guess is that <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> will order even more when they decide by year-end. My money are on a/c as follows: 20 359 replacing 343 20 3510 replacing 346 and expansion 25 748i replacing 744 10 388 exp...

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by UA933
Fri Sep 22, 2006 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA's Proposed DC-Beijing: A Unique Tactic
Replies: 40
Views: 4529

RE: UA's Proposed DC-Beijing: A Unique Tactic

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by UA933
Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US Airlines Battling For New Route To China
Replies: 16
Views: 7781

RE: US Airlines Battling For New Route To China

When will DOT decide on the matter?

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