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by SWA TPA
Tue Oct 05, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Boeing B727 - Whose have you flown?
Replies: 31
Views: 1081

Re: Boeing B727 - Whose have you flown?

Piedmont, United, Delta, American, US Air, TWA.

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by SWA TPA
Tue Oct 05, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Boeing 777- Whose have you flown?
Replies: 62
Views: 2358

Re: Boeing 777- Whose have you flown?

BA TPA-LGW-TPA

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by SWA TPA
Tue Oct 05, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lockheed L-1011 - Whose have you flown?
Replies: 36
Views: 1496

Re: Lockheed L-1011 - Whose have you flown?

DL TPA-ATL and ATL-DFW.

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by SWA TPA
Wed Jul 05, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Window air conditioner
Replies: 8
Views: 946

Re: Window air conditioner

Oddly enough I just bought a Haier 8000 BTU for my master bedroom this past Sunday. So far I'm loving it, although I'm not going to lie, it's a bit noisy and tends to make a sound that sounds like it's pouring rain outside. It's a fairly powerful unit that blows ice cold air very strongly into the r...

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by SWA TPA
Wed Mar 22, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Loudest Military Aircraft?
Replies: 105
Views: 45256

Re: Loudest Military Aircraft?

"The KC-135A with water injection was a lot louder than the B-52B-G with water. The J-57 equipped B-52s had sound baffles in the tail pipes, the KC-135 did not. " I can definitely confirm that this is correct. I was based at Carswell AFB back in the late 80's and early 90's, we had both th...

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by SWA TPA
Wed Mar 08, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A FIRST IN FIRST – FRA-EWR in Lufthansa First Class (lots of pics)
Replies: 25
Views: 19296

Re: A FIRST IN FIRST – FRA-EWR in Lufthansa First Class (lots of pics)

What an amazing TR! Your enthusiasm and expressive writing literally had me excited and visualizing things as if I was right there experiencing the flight with you :) Your photographs were beautiful as well, I even made the window shot with the sun shining thru onto the rose my computer desktop back...

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by SWA TPA
Wed Nov 19, 2014 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PEX No Longer Allowed To Operate At PHF
Replies: 104
Views: 17518

RE: PEX No Longer Allowed To Operate At PHF

N745VA is the plane that is currently in Opa Locka, it's already been painted back into standard Vision Airlines colors and will be re-joining the "fleet" shortly. SWA <acronym title="Tampa - International (TPA / KTPA), USA - Florida">TPA</acronym>  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviati...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Nov 24, 2011 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Down Near PHX
Replies: 80
Views: 38047

RE: Plane Down Near PHX

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mrskyguy" class="quote" target="_blank">mrskyguy</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i> "Reported this is twin engine that depa...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Nov 17, 2011 2:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avantair P-180 Flips Over Upon Landing
Replies: 5
Views: 2728

RE: Avantair P-180 Flips Over Upon Landing

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Spacepope" class="quote" target="_blank">Spacepope</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Looks like the prop is feathered on #1</...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avantair P-180 Flips Over Upon Landing
Replies: 5
Views: 2728

RE: Avantair P-180 Flips Over Upon Landing

Here's a video with a much better view from a helicopter ~

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xs_ZpvdB5sY&feature=share

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by SWA TPA
Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avantair P-180 Flips Over Upon Landing
Replies: 5
Views: 2728

Avantair P-180 Flips Over Upon Landing

Glad everyone was able to walk away from this accident  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><a href="http://www.abc12.com/story/16054197/plane-crashes-at-bishop-international-airport-in-flint" target="_blank">http...

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by SWA TPA
Fri Oct 21, 2011 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems
Replies: 28
Views: 18278

RE: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Fly2HMO" class="quote" target="_blank">Fly2HMO</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>The pilots likely were unaware that pax in...

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by SWA TPA
Fri Oct 21, 2011 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems
Replies: 28
Views: 18278

RE: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aztrainer" class="quote" target="_blank">aztrainer</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>Interesting.... as per flightaware it ...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Oct 20, 2011 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems
Replies: 28
Views: 18278

RE: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bennett123" class="quote" target="_blank">bennett123</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>So is the picture wrong or is this an ...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Oct 20, 2011 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems
Replies: 28
Views: 18278

Passengers Pass Out Due To Pressure Problems

Sorry if this has already been discussed, I searched and did not see a thread for this  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><a href="http://www.wgrz.com/news/article/138697/37/Passengers-On-Nightmare-Flight-Speak-...

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by SWA TPA
Mon Oct 17, 2011 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vision Airlines Route Expansion
Replies: 21
Views: 7716

RE: Vision Airlines Route Expansion

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/OB1504" class="quote" target="_blank">OB1504</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Is that their former -800 then currently being...

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by SWA TPA
Sun Oct 16, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vision Airlines Route Expansion
Replies: 21
Views: 7716

RE: Vision Airlines Route Expansion

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/atrude777" class="quote" target="_blank">atrude777</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table border=...

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by SWA TPA
Sun Oct 16, 2011 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vision Airlines Route Expansion
Replies: 21
Views: 7716

RE: Vision Airlines Route Expansion

Should be interesting to see how they are going to do any of this flying considering they just suddenly turned in the 737-800 to ILFC and shut down the <acronym title="Punta Gorda - Charlotte County (PGD), USA - Florida">PGD</acronym> crew base without warning. Then a few days later they turned in o...

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by SWA TPA
Sun Jul 24, 2011 12:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Former Air Force Bases That Are Now Civil Airports
Replies: 54
Views: 10446

RE: Former Air Force Bases That Are Now Civil Airp

PGD (Charlotte County Airport) used to be an Army Airfield during WW<acronym title="Business Air (United Kingdom)">II</acronym>. In 1941, just prior to the beginning of World War <acronym title="Business Air (United Kingdom)">II</acronym>, the US Army Corps of Engineers planned and constructed an ai...

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jul 23, 2011 1:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest Regional Jet Flight?
Replies: 10
Views: 8365

RE: Longest Regional Jet Flight?

Comair used to run a CRJ-900 from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="OLD: Austin - Robert Mueller Municipal (AUS / KAUS) (closed), USA - Texas AND CURRENT: Austin - Bergstrom International (AFB) (AUS / KBSM)...

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by SWA TPA
Mon Apr 18, 2011 3:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self Pic Thread : April
Replies: 81
Views: 10972

RE: Self Pic Thread : April



A current picture of me  

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by SWA TPA
Wed Feb 09, 2011 1:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New "V" TV Series: What Do You Think?
Replies: 17
Views: 2339

RE: New "V" TV Series: What Do You Think?

I'm loving it! I remember back when the original series was on I was too little and my parents wouldn't let me watch it back then. They didn't realize I was sitting in the hall behind them watching it when I was supposed to be in bed  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graph...

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by SWA TPA
Sun May 16, 2010 1:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Need Advice On My Picture
Replies: 27
Views: 4352

RE: I Need Advice On My Picture

Here are a couple of my favorite sunset pics that I took  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><a href="http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd16/comair2007/11-23-06072.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i220.phot...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Feb 11, 2010 9:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: February Self-Pic Thread
Replies: 66
Views: 10306

RE: February Self-Pic Thread

This is me! <a href="http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd16/comair2007/DSC01390.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd16/comair2007/DSC01390.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i220.photobucket.com/albums/dd16/comair2007/DSC01390.jpg" width="650" height="856" alt="ht...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Feb 11, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Young Fresh Pilot Looking For A Start!
Replies: 18
Views: 11055

RE: Young Fresh Pilot Looking For A Start!

Good luck out there! My fiance was a CRJ F/O and has over 5000 hours, he got furloughed about a year ago and has applied to countless companies (corporate and commercial) and has not even gotten so much as one interview yet! Not many of his furloughed friends have had any luck out there either ...

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by SWA TPA
Tue Feb 03, 2009 1:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Greatest Snack Food Stadium Ever Built (pics)!
Replies: 13
Views: 3759

RE: Greatest Snack Food Stadium Ever Built (pics)!

Sorry, its a Weight Watchers add  Smile

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by SWA TPA
Tue Feb 03, 2009 1:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Greatest Snack Food Stadium Ever Built (pics)!
Replies: 13
Views: 3759

RE: Greatest Snack Food Stadium Ever Built (pics)!

HA HA! If you click on the "snack" link, it takes you to a Jenny Craig advertisement!

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by SWA TPA
Tue Feb 03, 2009 12:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Glowing Cities Beneath The Wing
Replies: 7
Views: 1972

RE: Glowing Cities Beneath The Wing

Looks like a United Airlines flight which would make it a 747-400 and not an A-330. Certainly is a beautiful video, thanks for posting it!


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by SWA TPA
Wed Jan 07, 2009 2:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: LGA A Disgusting Airport
Replies: 36
Views: 4760

RE: LGA A Disgustng Airport

Having worked at <acronym title="Tampa - International (TPA / KTPA), USA - Florida">TPA</acronym> for almost 9 years I certainly have to sing the praises for that airport. The janitors are constantly in motion around there cleaning the place from top to bottom, even the marble/granite walls in some ...

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by SWA TPA
Sun Jan 04, 2009 2:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Where To Stay In Detroit?
Replies: 14
Views: 4046

RE: Where To Stay In Detroit?

Im sitting in the Crowne Plaza <acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym> Airport as we speak. Its a very nice hotel but I do not know what it costs since my company pays for it. The rooms are large and comfortable, the fitness center is very nice...

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by SWA TPA
Wed Dec 31, 2008 8:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines Schedules Available On IPhone
Replies: 15
Views: 8041

RE: Airlines Schedules Available On IPhone

Southwest, Delta and jetBlue are ones I use all the time on my iPhone. Best thing ever  Smile

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by SWA TPA
Sun May 18, 2008 2:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Are Crews So Grumpy?
Replies: 28
Views: 5449

RE: Why Are Crews So Grumpy?

Well let me add my two cents in here! I am a flight attendant for a regional carrier and I am based out of <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>. Let me just say that I LOVE my job! I dont even call this work! It is just fun i...

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by SWA TPA
Mon Jan 14, 2008 1:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2nd Self Pic Thread Of 2008
Replies: 63
Views: 7821

2nd Self Pic Thread Of 2008

The other one was geting a bit slow sooooo, here is me getting the plane ready for our trip back to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> the other day. <a href="http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a38/swatpa/Flightattendantme.jp...

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jan 05, 2008 5:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cheap Healthy Food?
Replies: 27
Views: 2090

RE: Cheap Healthy Food?

They get meals? Crew meals? Dang! Im missing out here!

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jan 05, 2008 5:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cheap Healthy Food?
Replies: 27
Views: 2090

RE: Cheap Healthy Food?

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jan 05, 2008 5:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dorothy Hamill Has Cancer
Replies: 4
Views: 1973

RE: Dorothy Hamill Has Cancer

My hair was cut just like hers back in the day. I remember my mom telling the hair cutter to give me a Dorothy Hamill! My prayers are with her.

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jan 05, 2008 5:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cheap Healthy Food?
Replies: 27
Views: 2090

RE: Cheap Healthy Food?

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jan 05, 2008 5:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cheap Healthy Food?
Replies: 27
Views: 2090

RE: Cheap Healthy Food?

I have looked at dried fruit but it all seems to have a ton of calories. Im very aware those Ramen Noodles are B-A-D for ya! I found baked ones that have 80% less fat and much lower sodium thankfully. Hmmmm, how long can cottage cheese go without being in a fridge?? Im not sure about what to do what...

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by SWA TPA
Sat Jan 05, 2008 4:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cheap Healthy Food?
Replies: 27
Views: 2090

Cheap Healthy Food?

I need help!!!! Does anybody have any ideas for some cheap healthy and portable food!? Im a flight attendant and im beyond broke anymore! LOL! Anyways I cant afford to keep eating at hotels and airports (not to mention its not healthy!) and I am sooooo sick of Ramen Noodles! What do ya'll suggest fo...

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by SWA TPA
Mon Dec 10, 2007 2:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Picture Of You As A Little Kid
Replies: 44
Views: 6114

RE: Picture Of You As A Little Kid

Ok, well here is me circa 1978 about to go trick-or-treating!


http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/inde...846&albumID=803452&imageID=4702671


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by SWA TPA
Mon Dec 10, 2007 2:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Picture Of You As A Little Kid
Replies: 44
Views: 6114

RE: Picture Of You As A Little Kid

Ok who is going to photoshop the army ball cap onto ANC's baby picture???? LOL!

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by SWA TPA
Mon Nov 19, 2007 2:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Official Central/North Florida Aviation Thread
Replies: 62
Views: 6762

RE: The Official Central/North Florida Aviation Thread

Who is operating the TPA-PNS routes? Which DL carrier is it?


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by SWA TPA
Thu Oct 18, 2007 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's MD-11 And L-1011 City Pairs
Replies: 101
Views: 12472

RE: Delta's MD-11 And L-1011 City Pairs

Here is great little website that has loads of info and pictures of the <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> L-1011. It also includes the retirement of this beautiful aircraft. Enjoy! <a href="http://www.l1011.homestead.com/" target=_blank>http://www.l1011.homestead.com/</a> SWA TPA

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by SWA TPA
Thu Oct 18, 2007 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-9 Ever Have A Flight Engineer?
Replies: 5
Views: 4879

Did The DC-9 Ever Have A Flight Engineer?

So thats my question. My crew and I were overnighting in Montreal last night talking aviation and this question popped up. Did the DC-9 ever have a 3 man cockpit? If it did not why was the Douglas Company able to produce a 2 man cockpit yet other aircraft such as the 727 carried a flight engineer as...

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by SWA TPA
Thu Oct 04, 2007 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is The Biggest US Airport?
Replies: 23
Views: 8828

RE: What Is The Biggest US Airport?

Right now to me, <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> is the largest airport I have ever experienced. Trying to navigate and negotiate this airport as a brand new, never been to New York, flight attendant is really kicking my...

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by SWA TPA
Wed Oct 03, 2007 2:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is The Biggest US Airport?
Replies: 23
Views: 8828

What Is The Biggest US Airport?

Ok, I am talking about sheer size here, not daily aircraft movements. I was in a taxi on my way to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> this morning and the taxi driver asked me if I knew the answer to this. He said he has as...

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by SWA TPA
Wed Sep 19, 2007 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scrapped CRJs?
Replies: 13
Views: 3763

RE: Scrapped CRJs?

Are there still several Independence Air CRJ's stored at Zephyrhills airport in Florida?

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by SWA TPA
Wed Sep 19, 2007 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scrapped CRJs?
Replies: 13
Views: 3763

RE: Scrapped CRJs?

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by SWA TPA
Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Comairs New CRJ-900s
Replies: 80
Views: 11260

RE: Comairs New CRJ-900s

A few more just for fun  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> <a href="http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a38/swatpa/DSC00664.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a38/swatpa/DSC00664.jpg" width=650 height=488 alt="http://i8.photobucket.com/album...

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by SWA TPA
Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Comairs New CRJ-900s
Replies: 80
Views: 11260

RE: Comairs New CRJ-900s

Sorry for the quality but I was trying to take the pics thru a small window. Its still better than no pictures at all though!  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> <a href="http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a38/swatpa/DSC00667.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://i8.pho...

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