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by tigerotor77w
Sun Dec 15, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas picks A350-1000 as preferred platform for Project Sunrise; Final decision due March 2020
Replies: 1405
Views: 257613

Re: Updated: Qantas picks A350-1000 as preferred platform for Project Sunrise; Final decision due March 2020

mjoelnir wrote:
I think the 777-8 will just quietly disappear. It is no match for the far lighter A350-1000.


This has been my fear since the 777X family was announced. :-/

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Dec 15, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas picks A350-1000 as preferred platform for Project Sunrise; Final decision due March 2020
Replies: 1405
Views: 257613

Re: Updated: Qantas picks A350-1000 as preferred platform for Project Sunrise; Final decision due March 2020

I'll admit, I'm still bitter over the situation.

I've posted multiple times before asking what role exactly the 777X family plays, and specifically the 777-8.

If the 777-8 isn't the more economical solution for this much flight time, are there any routes for which it is more economically viable?

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: “Cabin security monitor” air rage incident filmed on Air China flight sparks Chinese uproar, embroiling CA in PR scandal
Replies: 18
Views: 8526

Re: “Cabin security monitor” air rage incident filmed on Air China flight sparks Chinese uproar, embroiling CA in PR sca

Age-old question... if a passenger on a plane is using a mobile phone after the safety announcement for airplane mode is made, should anyone even bother pointing it out? Video link, if it still works: https://f.us.sinaimg.cn/004C54belx07vpl3S54Q01041200K0hn0E010.mp4?label=mp4_ld&template=360x640...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon May 27, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 290758

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

Regardless of what the information say, Airbus will always be the most optimized manufacturer/aircraft in their eyes. I would advise you to ask other users. Wow! If you feel so aggrieved post some information and not just slander. You just denigrate your own position when you post statements like t...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun May 26, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 290758

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

Question specific to zeke or to flipdewaf. The numbers posted (namely the simulation run by flipdewaf) and zeke's overall comments indicate that the A35K is the more capable plane on this route with the intended specifications. What exactly, or on which routes, would the 778 have an advantage? I'm n...

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Observed today: the perfect dress/style of an Asian flight crew
Replies: 55
Views: 9111

Re: Observed today: the perfect dress/style of an Asian flight crew

I get chills every time I see a SQ crew head to a gate together. I'm from the US and don't see the same solidarity, even if walking together in itself means nothing in terms of delivered value to the passenger. There is something almost military (i.e. precise) about certain airlines' pre-flight acti...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Mar 04, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Should airlines ditch AVODs for inflight internet?
Replies: 52
Views: 5379

Re: Should airlines ditch AVODs for inflight internet?

I guess I'm in the minority. Would prefer to have AVOD than have to bring (and for me, buy - I don't own a tablet and I don't find my laptop plane friendly) yet another device of mine. I do, however, find the monumental shift in opinion here interesting. I can't imagine that when movies moved from b...

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by tigerotor77w
Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First ANA 787-10 routes announced
Replies: 27
Views: 14017

Re: First ANA 787-10 routes announced

Interesting. I flew two ANA 788s (I think it was also NH801/802, but definitely NRT-SIN-NRT) back in 2014, and there were probably two passengers per row on average for the entire economy cabin. I was surprised at how few people on on the flight. I guess the load factors have improved -- or else the...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LEVEL to order B787 or A330-800
Replies: 106
Views: 20467

Re: LEVEL to order B787 or A330-800

Planeflyer wrote:
Ab makes about 10% gm and Boeing 18%.


Where did you find these figures? Are they accurate for Airbus' commercial group and BCA, or are they overall figures for the entire company?

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by tigerotor77w
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 381211

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

I assume this is a question about 777-200A vs 777-200ER. All of the 777-200As are in domestic configurations and will never have Premium Plus. All of the 777s doing international services* are 777-200ERs, including those doing TATL flights. * There are a couple of TATL routes being flown by domesti...

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by tigerotor77w
Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 2603
Views: 381211

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

Am I correct in seeing from the UA fleet site (https://sites.google.com/site/unitedfleetsite/fleet-total-upgrades) that only 77Es are at the moment running with the Premium Plus seats? I.e. chances of getting a Premium Plus upgrade on a TATL 772 is zero (unless equipment swaps). Are there plans to i...

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Nov 20, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is there an ANZ 77W in EVA livery?
Replies: 18
Views: 7417

Re: Why is there an ANZ 77W in EVA livery?

They also have two SQ 772 but they feature the SQ cheatline only. https://i.imgur.com/2rHBVoH.jpg That’s one of the SQ 777s in Auckland last week, which operate for NZ due to the RR engine-issues. Ahh, that explains what I saw a couple weeks ago. I saw one bird on 11/3 and was wondering what such a...

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by tigerotor77w
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta orders 20 CRJ900 with new interiors
Replies: 83
Views: 16844

Re: Delta orders 20 CRJ900 with new interiors

What does "scope" as used in the context of various replies in this thread mean?

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First 777 ever built heading to Museum of Flight
Replies: 80
Views: 17644

Re: First 777 ever built heading to Museum of Flight

I'm years overdue for a visit to Seattle; this will definitely be on my list of places to see.

Anyone know when exactly it'll be on display at the MOF?

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANZ looks for 77E replacement; must be able to fly non stop to N and S America East Coast
Replies: 50
Views: 8510

Re: ANZ looks for 77E replacement; must be able to fly non stop to N and S America East Coast

The A350 is a mighty fine plane, but the 789 is extremely robust. It's flying distances that the 350 is not, currently. The 789 has amazing range and payload capabilities and if look 5-10 years down the road (likely when NZ would be taking delivery of these replacement planes), it's very likely the...

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Jun 05, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANZ looks for 77E replacement; must be able to fly non stop to N and S America East Coast
Replies: 50
Views: 8510

Re: ANZ looks for 77E replacement; must be able to fly non stop to N and S America East Coast

While (really, the German "weil" fits here also) we're all just speculating, my bet is on a hefty order of A350s.

A359 and maybe some ULR to replace the 77Es, then later A35Ks to replace 77Ws.

I don't see a need for a 779-size plane in their fleet.

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by tigerotor77w
Thu May 31, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ fleet planning (A350, 787-10 utilization)
Replies: 10
Views: 2284

Re: SQ fleet planning (A350, 787-10 utilization)

Pretty sure the B779’s are replacing the B77W’s I probably overcomplicated what I meant. Agreed that the 779s are most likely going to replace the 77Ws -- I was just asking how 86 on-order frames are going to replace 40 A333s and 772s. If the A359s and 787-10s are going to replace the 77Ws (meaning...

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by tigerotor77w
Thu May 31, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ fleet planning (A350, 787-10 utilization)
Replies: 10
Views: 2284

SQ fleet planning (A350, 787-10 utilization)

It's been five years since I last flew with SQ -- then on a 77W from MUC-SIN and this time on their A359 from MUC-SIN. I figured the A359 would replace members of the 777 family, but I was surprised to see that SQ has ordered 60 A359s, which is alone more 777s than it ever had in its fleet. Accordin...

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by tigerotor77w
Tue May 08, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA RFQ now ongoing for 767 replacement?
Replies: 215
Views: 31645

UA RFQ now ongoing for 767 replacement?

Just came across this on Reuters: PARIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines (UAL.N) is in talks with planemakers Airbus (AIR.PA) and Boeing Co (BA.N) over the purchase of wide-body, long-haul passenger jets to replace a fleet of 50 Boeing 767 aircraft, people familiar with the discussions said on T...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon May 07, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH GROUP to order 2 B77W,2 B77F, 6 A320neo and up to 6 A320ceo
Replies: 74
Views: 12884

Re: LH GROUP to order 2 B77W,2 B77F, 6 A320neo and up to 6 A320ceo

How full are the LX 77Ws? I've flown on them only to Singapore and both legs of that trip were rather sparse... I had three seats to myself one leg and that load was reflected in most of the economy cabin. (This was, however, nearly two years ago...) Would also love to see a PE on their 77W. I am a ...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Apr 22, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How many passengers does ANA Boeing 777-300 domestic take ?
Replies: 35
Views: 5524

Re: How many passengers does ANA Boeing 777-300 domestic take ?

This is off-topic from the original post, but I figured it's related enough -- I had no idea some of ANA's international fleet was so sparsely seated. Where are their markets for a 212 seat 77W?!

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pressure mounts on Airbus A330 in widebody order battle
Replies: 283
Views: 40641

Re: Pressure mounts on Airbus A330 in widebody order battle

Damn the Airbus astroturf campaign. They've successfully mindf**ked an entire swath of aviation enthusiasts who believe, till the cows come home, that "18inch wide seat" is the be all, end all for passenger comfort, and completely subscribe to that. As if that .5 inch of seat with between...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pressure mounts on Airbus A330 in widebody order battle
Replies: 283
Views: 40641

Re: Pressure mounts on Airbus A330 in widebody order battle

Just shows how perfectly right Boeing got the 787 fuselage diameter, offering a perfect balance of comfort and efficiency. I'm replying to this regardless of whether it is sarcasm or bait. 2018 was the first year I could choose between a 777 or 787 and an A350 on the routes I'll fly, and for two fl...

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by tigerotor77w
Sat Feb 10, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Intro of Singapore AIr A350ULR Routes?
Replies: 120
Views: 23366

Re: Intro of Singapore AIr A350ULR Routes?

Geographically, SIN is about the worst place on the planet to connect to anywhere , if coming from N.America... and SQ they can already tap into AS' routes from SFO and LAX I don't have a globe and have a terrible time picturing flight paths, so would something like ORD - SIN - MEL be thinkable? (G...

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by tigerotor77w
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is the route map dead?
Replies: 37
Views: 6590

Re: Is the route map dead?

http://www.flightconnections.com
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To the first three posters: does this suit your fancy? It's not tied to an airline, but it allows a fair bit of customization.

http://www.flightconnections.com

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?
Replies: 270
Views: 35925

Re: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?

Which airplanes are operating which routes, so pardon my ignorance -- what routes have seen 77E --> 787-9 swaps? I know of some 77W routes replaced by A359 (MUC-SIN is one... I can't list any more off the top of my head), but I only know what planes operate which routes currently and not so much wh...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?
Replies: 270
Views: 35925

Re: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?

I think it is pretty clear that 777 are and will be replaced by both 787s and A350s and that it depends on the route network and operating conditions for each airline to determine what is the best fit. I'm not familiar with which airplanes are operating which routes, so pardon my ignorance -- what ...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Jan 29, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?
Replies: 270
Views: 35925

Re: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?

The discussion is far from pointless, what the OP was asking about is what replacing the 777-200/300 which is in the 250-350 medium to long haul class. The market has more choices than ever, with multiple capabilities in terms of cost, range, and payload. Both Boeing and Airbus have competitive air...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?
Replies: 270
Views: 35925

Re: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?

All this ( again ) shows what a disaster the 787 was. Had we seen it execute anything close to plan ( like for instance the A350 did ) we'd see Y1 ( 737 replacement ) and Y3 ( 777 replacement ) as clean sheets with total freedom of movement, instead we see the reactionary 737MAX and 778/9. I dont a...

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by tigerotor77w
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?
Replies: 270
Views: 35925

Re: Why has Boeing ceded the 777-200 / 300 replacement to Airbus ?

the refusal to accept that there are missions for which the A350-900 is better than the 787-9 astounds me. I'm actually quite curious if there are routes that the 787-9 can do better than the A359. Or, put another way, do we have data for conditions under which a 787-9 will be more economical? Ther...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Jan 21, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH retiring most (or all?) A340-600?
Replies: 197
Views: 66993

Re: LH retiring most (or all?) A340-600?

.... The reality is only IB & SAA A346s and one or two ex-EY A345s completed the first heavy maintenance interval.... Does this mean that the A346s are getting flat out retired as quickly as the A350s come in? Or that they're getting moved elsewhere in the LH fleet? They weren't bad birds... wi...

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by tigerotor77w
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation News - 2018
Replies: 1431
Views: 171403

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

Never thought that ORD-Australia/New Zealand would be a serious consideration but now that IAH/DFW seem to be going strong and with the 787, it looks like a real possibility. Does "real possibility" imply UA (or NZ) is considering it, or that the fact that IAH/DFW are apparently successfu...

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by tigerotor77w
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH retiring most (or all?) A340-600?
Replies: 197
Views: 66993

Re: LH retiring most (or all?) A340-600?

Is there an update to what LH plans to do with its A346s or when? The five A380s moving from FRA to MUC are taking some A346 routes, and the A359 is taking up a LOT of A346 routes starting in S18: http://lufthansaflyer.boardingarea.com/lufthansa-announces-aircraft-changes-for-certain-long-haul-route...

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by tigerotor77w
Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Emirates firms up order for up to 36 additional A380s
Replies: 494
Views: 62850

Re: Emirates signs a commitment for 36 additional A380's

But... Boeing are doing extremely well, both in orders and deliveries. While Boeing think in shorter-terms than Airbus ( Leahy just underlined that again with his ram-up slides ), they maximize on very sensible criteria : barring the 748i, fact is all their civilian models have been remarkably succ...

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by tigerotor77w
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Emirates firms up order for up to 36 additional A380s
Replies: 494
Views: 62850

Re: Emirates signs a commitment for 36 additional A380's

I'll admit, I cursed out loud when I saw this today out of frustration that Boeing hasn't managed a similar coup in, what, a decade? I see this order as Boeing's loss, and I'm impressed that Airbus pulled it off but not at all surprised. I really, really wish Boeing could pull off something similar...

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by tigerotor77w
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Emirates firms up order for up to 36 additional A380s
Replies: 494
Views: 62850

Re: Emirates signs a commitment for 36 additional A380's

I'll admit, I cursed out loud when I saw this today out of frustration that Boeing hasn't managed a similar coup in, what, a decade? I see this order as Boeing's loss, and I'm impressed that Airbus pulled it off but not at all surprised. I really, really wish Boeing could pull off something similar....

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Jan 01, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: New Year's Eve on a plane
Replies: 23
Views: 6176

Re: New Year's Eve on a plane

Two years ago I flew IAD-MUC, departing NYE and arriving 1/1/2016. I was in Y. The captain announced the first two year "crossings," the first of which was right around the first drink service. The flight attendants wore "Happy New Year!" party hats and the announcement was met w...

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by tigerotor77w
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement
Replies: 427
Views: 97013

Re: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement

Have there been any updates since the January post on Routesonline regarding the retirement schedule? Or retirement festivities?

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Jun 13, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Lufthansa intercontinental routes
Replies: 135
Views: 31511

Re: Lufthansa to base 5 A380s at MUC

Would have loved to see some 748-Is out of MUC -- as it's the airport I fly out of most often :)

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by tigerotor77w
Fri Jun 10, 2016 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss 773 Heads Of Swiss
Replies: 5
Views: 2070

RE: Swiss 773 Heads Of Swiss

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/richiemo" class="quote" target="_blank">richiemo</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>I'm curious, is this a temporary li...

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by tigerotor77w
Fri Jun 10, 2016 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH And Their 2 A320NEO's
Replies: 39
Views: 16721

RE: LH And Their 2 A320NEO's

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Someone83" class="quote" target="_blank">Someone83</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>D-AIUQ is not a NEO, but a CEO version...

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by tigerotor77w
Thu Jun 09, 2016 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH And Their 2 A320NEO's
Replies: 39
Views: 16721

RE: LH And Their 2 A320NEO's

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FRAEDDF" class="quote" target="_blank">FRAEDDF</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Still only flying intra-German routes from <...

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by tigerotor77w
Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss 777-300 Delivery Video
Replies: 14
Views: 2751

RE: Swiss 777-300 Delivery Video

Well I for one approve.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> Beautiful plane, bland through its proliferation across so many fleets it may be. As an engineer I can only marvel at its timelessness. It might not be...

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by tigerotor77w
Tue Mar 01, 2016 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Releases A320neo Seat Map
Replies: 91
Views: 33860

RE: Lufthansa Releases A320neo Seat Map

I just flew on D-AIUQ today (<acronym title="Barcelona (- El Prat) (BCN / LEBL), Spain">BCN</acronym> - <acronym title="CURRENT: Munich (- Franz Josef Strauss) (MUC / EDDM), Germany AND OLD: Munich - Riem (MUC / EDDM) (closed), Germany">MUC</acronym> as LH1813) and there were only three rows up fron...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Feb 22, 2016 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations
Replies: 92
Views: 21418

RE: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Birdwatching" class="quote" target="_blank">Birdwatching</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>What's remarkable is how many th...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Feb 21, 2016 7:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations
Replies: 92
Views: 21418

RE: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations

I flew on LX2807 today (which Flightaware incorrectly lists as an A321) from <acronym title="Geneva - International (Cointrin) (GVA / LSGG), Switzerland">GVA</acronym> to <acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym>. Around two hours after deplaning in <acronym title="Z...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Feb 08, 2016 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations
Replies: 92
Views: 21418

RE: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations

Terrific day, Soren -- hope all the legs were good. Did you have the same flight attendants? <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> May I ask your line of work, if you flew in from Stuttgart? Are you with one of t...

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by tigerotor77w
Sun Feb 07, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations
Replies: 92
Views: 21418

RE: Swiss 777-300ER Starting Domestic / EU Operations

Looking forward to the updates tomorrow! I'll be on ZUR-<acronym title="Geneva - International (Cointrin) (GVA / LSGG), Switzerland">GVA</acronym> on Feb 19. Wanted to give it a buffer in case there were delivery issues. <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/bi...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Announces SFO-SIN - Part 1
Replies: 321
Views: 38903

United Announces SFO-SIN - Part 1

This thread is fascinating to me because of the number of people chiming in adamantly about <acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> -- as if it were a potential destination. I'm curious -- how many people here have flown economy to <acronym title="Singapore - Changi...

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by tigerotor77w
Mon Feb 01, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could The 787 Put The 777 Out Of Business?
Replies: 86
Views: 18529

RE: Could The 787 Put The 777 Out Of Business?

A lot of good replies to my questions. Thanks for keeping it professional and addressing the specific points. I can finally better grasp the direction Boeing took with the 777X family. I guess I hold the 777 in high enough esteem that I expect its replacement to be another 777 (which the A359 largel...

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