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by CDreier
Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:48 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: B777-232LR Range Question
Replies: 3
Views: 1361

B777-232LR Range Question

Delta flies the 77L from KATL-FAOR (JNB) and return with a typical flight time of 15+ hours and a distance of approximately 8450 miles. I'm assuming the normal payload is close to normal. Obviously this is a routine flight. But this is where I'm confused - doesn't a trip of this length place the air...

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by CDreier
Tue May 09, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta B767-300ER ETOPS?
Replies: 2
Views: 1043

Re: Delta B767-300ER ETOPS?

Because I was looking for a simple answer.

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by CDreier
Fri May 05, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta B767-300ER ETOPS?
Replies: 2
Views: 1043

Delta B767-300ER ETOPS?

Simple question, what is the ETOPS certification for the B767-300ER (Winglets) flow by Delta Air Lines? Thanks.

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by CDreier
Mon Feb 06, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Atlas Air - GTI - ramp at KMIA?
Replies: 0
Views: 419

Atlas Air - GTI - ramp at KMIA?

Where is the main ramp for Atlas Air in Miami? Is it on the north side, southwest, or where? Thanks.

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by CDreier
Tue Apr 08, 2014 1:27 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta 737, 738 Etops?
Replies: 3
Views: 4245

Delta 737, 738 Etops?

Are any of Delta's 737-700w or 737-800w ETOPS? Also, I understand at least some of the newly added 739's are or will be. Is that correct?

[Edited 2014-04-07 19:05:02]

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by CDreier
Wed Jun 19, 2013 4:51 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta 767's
Replies: 6
Views: 3861

RE: Delta 767's

Thanks for the reply. It would be good to have a list if one is available. I should have further clarified that I was referring to the -300ER and also not the -400 in case someone may have misunderstood. Thanks again.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smil...

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by CDreier
Wed Jun 19, 2013 1:26 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta 767's
Replies: 6
Views: 3861

Delta 767's

Has the 767 fleet been fully converted to winglets? If not, are there plans to convert the remainder or will some remain conventional? Thanks.

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by CDreier
Fri Nov 16, 2012 10:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question About Approach Speeds.
Replies: 20
Views: 6588

RE: Question About Approach Speeds.

Does that imply a standard or predetermined speed coming down the glide slope? I know approach charts indicate times to MAPs based on speeds such as 160 knots.

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by CDreier
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question About Approach Speeds.
Replies: 20
Views: 6588

Question About Approach Speeds.

This is a question about approach and landing speeds at large terminal airports. Using a B763 as an example, suppose the Vref is 135 knots on a lightly loaded aircraft. Would an aircraft flying an ILS be expected to be at the 135 knots+xx at the final approach fix and descend the entire flight path ...

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by CDreier
Tue Jan 25, 2011 11:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UAL - Does It Still Offer The ATC Audio?
Replies: 5
Views: 3867

UAL - Does It Still Offer The ATC Audio?

After many years I'll finally have the opportunity to fly UAL this summer, <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> via 763. I'm hoping that United still has the ATC availa...

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by CDreier
Tue Mar 09, 2010 12:00 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Activesky Problem
Replies: 2
Views: 6507

RE: Activesky Problem

Have you gone to the HiFi ActiveSky support forum? They are really good there and I'm sure you'll get help quickly.

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by CDreier
Fri Sep 18, 2009 10:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Need FS9 Help
Replies: 5
Views: 8284

RE: Need FS9 Help

Agreed! I'm afraid you'll need to do a reinstall of each add-on one by one. Many of the aircraft have files that go into Gauges, Sounds, etc..

[Edited 2009-09-18 15:54:18]

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by CDreier
Thu Aug 27, 2009 12:08 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta Hubs - A Question Regarding Kdtw
Replies: 4
Views: 3980

RE: Delta Hubs - A Question Regarding Kdtw

Thanks guys, that answers my question.  Smile

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by CDreier
Mon Aug 24, 2009 1:26 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Delta Hubs - A Question Regarding Kdtw
Replies: 4
Views: 3980

Delta Hubs - A Question Regarding Kdtw

Since NWA merged with Delta is KDTW now considered a Delta hub - either in a schedule sense or in terms of crew assignments? Also, any other hubs that are now a part of Delta operations that weren't before the merger?

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by CDreier
Sun Jun 01, 2008 12:34 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Imaginesim Katl For FS9 Is Out!
Replies: 17
Views: 16918

RE: Imaginesim Katl For FS9 Is Out!

Yes, 10/28 is part of it. Nice to finally have a good payware KATL.

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by CDreier
Sat Jan 26, 2008 9:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Posky767-400 And PSS777 Panel Merge?
Replies: 0
Views: 7818

Posky767-400 And PSS777 Panel Merge?

I've searched this topic, and haven't found a definitive answer, though I'm told one exists somewhere. Does anyone know the merge instructions to wed the <acronym title="Posadas - Libertador Gral D Jose de San Martin (PSS / POS / SARP), Argentina">PSS</acronym> 777 panel to the outstanding POSKY 767...

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by CDreier
Tue Nov 27, 2007 11:09 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: ATC Games?
Replies: 13
Views: 33297

RE: ATC Games?

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by CDreier
Sun Nov 25, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS9 REINSTALL- Help!
Replies: 7
Views: 10231

RE: FS9 REINSTALL- Help!

Unfortunately, if you do a complete uninstall, you'll not have your add-ons.

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by CDreier
Sat Nov 24, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: ATC Games?
Replies: 13
Views: 33297

RE: ATC Games?

PLEASE don't call them "games". They are simulations!  Smile

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by CDreier
Sat Nov 24, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Is Deltava Right For Me
Replies: 12
Views: 9018

RE: Is Deltava Right For Me

If you're interested in Deltava, I'd certainly recommend that you plan on using both VATSIM and their ACARS. Why join a virtual airline if you don't want to be as close to realistic airline operations as FlightSim allows? If you don't want that, then you can always fly on your own. So, please do con...

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by CDreier
Fri Oct 26, 2007 8:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: FedEx And B752's?
Replies: 42
Views: 4854

FedEx And B752's?

About a year ago there were articles concerning FedEx acquiring B752's, perhaps to replace the B727 fleet. Does anyone know if this is still in the works, details, etc? Thanks!

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by CDreier
Mon Oct 22, 2007 9:56 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Who Here Is On Vatsim?
Replies: 33
Views: 9287

RE: Who Here Is On Vatsim?

Count me in. 828198. Always fly Boeings (747, 767, 757, 737). Always, so far, in the U.S., Caribbean, and Mexico. Delta, UPS, FedEx and Miami Air.

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by CDreier
Tue Sep 18, 2007 11:36 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Football Team Charters/Airports?
Replies: 4
Views: 2544

RE: Football Team Charters/Airports?

That makes sense. Thanks!

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by CDreier
Tue Sep 18, 2007 6:03 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Football Team Charters/Airports?
Replies: 4
Views: 2544

Football Team Charters/Airports?

I'm sorry I couldn't think of a more specific title for the topic, but here's my question. Last Friday afternoon, Miami Air (flight 621-B738) flew the Arkansas football team charter from KXNA to KBHM. Apparently they deplaned the team at KBHM, and several hours later appeared to have deadheaded to K...

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by CDreier
Fri Aug 03, 2007 7:06 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: AirNav Systems Radar Box
Replies: 12
Views: 18183

RE: AirNav Systems Radar Box

You have to have good line-of-sight and that seems to be a drawback considering the location I'm in.

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by CDreier
Sun Jul 22, 2007 4:10 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: DAL 777-200 Engines?
Replies: 1
Views: 3009

DAL 777-200 Engines?

What engines do the current <acronym title="Dallas - Love Field (DAL / KDAL), USA - Texas">DAL</acronym> 777's use? I know at one time they were running with the Trent, but I've read something about the <acronym title="Trans Asia Airways (Taiwan)">GE</acronym>'s. Here's what I found: <i><a href="/di...

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by CDreier
Wed Jul 04, 2007 5:14 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: When Will You Switch To FSX?
Replies: 32
Views: 15602

RE: When Will You Switch To FSX?

I purchased the Deluxe edition when it first came out and installed it on my system. It's much too slow and I'm perfectly happy with my FS9 and all the add-ons. They run fine with my P4, 2048 RAM and 256Mb nVidia card. So the short answer is probably at least another year from now.

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by CDreier
Sun Jun 17, 2007 9:38 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Flight Simulator Memory Question?
Replies: 10
Views: 11968

RE: Flight Simulator Memory Question?

No offense, but many of us don't consider it a "game". With so many payware add-ons, VATSIM, etc., it's a simulation.

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by CDreier
Wed May 30, 2007 7:40 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Pmdg 757 Panel
Replies: 9
Views: 11393

RE: Pmdg 757 Panel

There are a couple of very good tutorials for the PMDG 747 on AVSIM. They include FMC programming. Or, you might consider Mike Ray's book that's just a little less than $30. Hope that helps!

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by CDreier
Thu May 17, 2007 1:07 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Speed Restrictions Below 10,00'?
Replies: 12
Views: 4512

RE: Speed Restrictions Below 10,00'?

Thanks Jimbo. I did find something in one of the threads that possibly answers my question. That reading leads me to believe that a departing aircraft will remain within the Class B airspace (above any tiered floor) throughout the climb to 10,000' - thus the 200k restriction is not an issue? Again, ...

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by CDreier
Wed May 16, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Speed Restrictions Below 10,00'?
Replies: 12
Views: 4512

Speed Restrictions Below 10,00'?

FAR 91.117 - Aircraft speed. (a) Unless otherwise authorized by the Administrator, no person may operate an aircraft below 10,000 feet MSL at an indicated airspeed of more than 250 knots (288 m.p.h.). (b) Unless otherwise authorized or required by ATC, no person may operate an aircraft at or below 2...

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by CDreier
Fri Mar 30, 2007 4:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Strangest Reason Your Flight's Been Delayed
Replies: 57
Views: 6791

RE: Strangest Reason Your Flight's Been Delayed

Miami Air charter from <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> to <acronym title="Columbia - Metropolitan (CAE / KCAE), USA - South Carolina">CAE</acronym> was delayed for about 10 hours because the aircraft (727) was hit by a bus!!! It seems that the air...

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by CDreier
Sat Feb 10, 2007 4:44 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: The Real Frame Rate Booster! Fo Your PC
Replies: 53
Views: 33363

RE: The Real Frame Rate Booster! Fo Your PC

Please disregard the above post. The install apparently didn't work via the link; however when I did an install via Microsoft Updates everything is fine. Thanks.

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by CDreier
Sat Feb 10, 2007 2:58 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: The Real Frame Rate Booster! Fo Your PC
Replies: 53
Views: 33363

RE: The Real Frame Rate Booster! Fo Your PC

After install Framework 3.0, my System 32 file now opens on my desktop during every start up? Help in getting this to NOT happen? Thanks.

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by CDreier
Fri Feb 02, 2007 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Remember The Delta DC-7's?
Replies: 57
Views: 9320

RE: Anyone Remember The Delta DC-7's?

What wonderful nostalgia. It takes me back to my childhood. Thanks for the great pictures and the memories!!!!

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by CDreier
Sun Jan 28, 2007 8:19 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Looking For 757 Payware
Replies: 21
Views: 22634

RE: Looking For 757 Payware

Cameron,
Does the Captain Sim have a functioning FMS yet? I ask because flying a sophisticated aircraft like the -757 without a Flight Management System just doesn't make sense to me.

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by CDreier
Sun Jan 14, 2007 2:05 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Looking For 757 Payware
Replies: 21
Views: 22634

RE: Looking For 757 Payware

Thanks CptSpeaking. I don't know why I wasn't able to find it. The review leads me to holding off with this purchase. It's a shame that LDS hasn't produced the 757 yet.

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by CDreier
Sat Jan 13, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Looking For 757 Payware
Replies: 21
Views: 22634

RE: Looking For 757 Payware

I've tried to find a review of the PSS 757, but haven't been able to locate one. It's a lot of money (U.S. $$$) for an aircraft without some comments. I do have the CaptainSim 757, but unfortunatley, it DOESN'T have a operable FMC!!!!

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by CDreier
Sat Jan 13, 2007 8:44 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Class B Airspace - Speed Restriction
Replies: 7
Views: 28951

Class B Airspace - Speed Restriction

Would someone please clarify the speed restriction for Class B Airspace. I understand it's 200k below 10,000' - but that hardly seems practical. As a passenger only, it seems that the aircraft accelerates rapidly and I've assumed its 250k up to 10,000. On arrival, at what point is the speed reduced ...

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by CDreier
Sat Jan 06, 2007 10:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TSA "approved" Security Locks
Replies: 8
Views: 5026

TSA "approved" Security Locks

How secure do you consider the <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> security locks to be? In other words, have you heard of outsiders (non-<acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> employees) having access to the 'key' that unlocks these...

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by CDreier
Sun Dec 24, 2006 8:47 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airliners.net Very Slow To Load
Replies: 7
Views: 901

RE: Airliners.net Very Slow To Load

Phil, that did the trick. Thanks!!!

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by CDreier
Sun Dec 24, 2006 8:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Kden - Aircraft Dispatch After Storm?
Replies: 2
Views: 2516

Kden - Aircraft Dispatch After Storm?

My wife asked me a question and I don't know the answer, but told her I knew where to look. After the snowstorm there are several thousand stranded at KDEN needing to be rebooked and transported. I'm assuming that the majority of an airline's fleet (take UAL as an example) are flying regular routes ...

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by CDreier
Sun Dec 24, 2006 4:00 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airliners.net Very Slow To Load
Replies: 7
Views: 901

RE: Airliners.net Very Slow To Load

It's all of the pages - they load fine, once the site is fully loaded but that's taking an extra long time. I checked to see if my spyware or anti-virus software might be causing the delay but that doesn't seem to be the case. Something is different, but I'm not sure what.

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by CDreier
Sat Dec 23, 2006 3:06 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airliners.net Very Slow To Load
Replies: 7
Views: 901

Airliners.net Very Slow To Load

Just in the last day or so, it takes a very long time for the site to "load". It's almost as if the computer is locked up for perhaps 30 seconds to a minute. This is happening on both my desktop and notebook computers. Anyone else having a similiar problem?

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by CDreier
Mon Aug 07, 2006 3:06 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: What Can I Look Forward To?
Replies: 6
Views: 5780

RE: What Can I Look Forward To?

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by CDreier
Sun Aug 06, 2006 8:35 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: What Can I Look Forward To?
Replies: 6
Views: 5780

RE: What Can I Look Forward To?

If you're serious about this aircraft I strongly urge you to work your way through the four tutorials found on the PMDG website. It covers everything (such as the timing of your rotation on takeoff) and will make you appreciate the modeling of this fine aircraft. Have fun learning and "fly safely". ...

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by CDreier
Fri Jul 21, 2006 7:27 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Differences Between B767-300 Vs. -400?
Replies: 21
Views: 10454

RE: Differences Between B767-300 Vs. -400?

Great info. Thanks guys!

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by CDreier
Thu Jul 20, 2006 8:40 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Differences Between B767-300 Vs. -400?
Replies: 21
Views: 10454

Differences Between B767-300 Vs. -400?

I'm sure the differences must be subtle, but could someone tell me in a nutshell what makes the Boeing 767-400 different from the 300 series? Thanks.

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by CDreier
Fri Jul 14, 2006 5:19 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Any Good Katl Sceneries (pay Or Free) Out There?
Replies: 2
Views: 10503

RE: Any Good Katl Sceneries (pay Or Free) Out There?

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by CDreier
Fri Jul 14, 2006 5:16 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Becoming A Pilot (Cessna, Small Planes)
Replies: 5
Views: 5975

RE: Becoming A Pilot (Cessna, Small Planes)

May I suggest the website beapilot.com. I don't think that would be considered "advertising", and it may well answer your questions.

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