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by B777
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drake's Private 767-200 New Livery
Replies: 51
Views: 11987

Re: Drake's Private 767-200 New Livery

Prefer the old livery.

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by B777
Tue Mar 17, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should China Pay Reparations for COVID-19?
Replies: 155
Views: 4424

Re: Should China Pay Reparations for COVID-19?

No reparations. However, an apology from the Chinese government would be nice!

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by B777
Sun Dec 08, 2019 2:46 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Best PC Flight Sim Options
Replies: 2
Views: 1063

Re: Best PC Flight Sim Options

P3D would be my recommendation for flying heavy iron.

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by B777
Tue Jun 19, 2018 4:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Long Have You Been On A.net?
Replies: 81
Views: 3813

Re: How Long Have You Been On A.net?

What it says in my profile...

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by B777
Fri Apr 20, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your most favorite car?
Replies: 47
Views: 1680

Re: Your most favorite car?

91 MX-5 Miata

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by B777
Mon Mar 30, 2015 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF CDG-YVR Inaugural Sunday
Replies: 34
Views: 8674

RE: AF CDG-YVR Inaugural Sunday

Salut...view from a spotter. <a href="http://smg.photobucket.com/user/goinferno/media/misC/2015-03-29-23-34-36_deco_zpsxifqsgc6.jpg.html" target="_blank"/><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/misC/2015-03-29-23-34-36_deco_zpsxifqsgc6.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://img.pho...

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by B777
Fri Jan 30, 2015 6:47 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: D90+Used High End Tele Or D7100 + "cheaper" Tele?
Replies: 14
Views: 4730

RE: D90+Used High End Tele Or D7100 + "cheaper" Tele?

Second hand D7000 or D7100 + AF-S 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 VR

Some D7100 samples here

[Edited 2015-01-29 22:50:35]

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by B777
Fri Jan 30, 2015 6:39 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Air Koryo - 360° Virtual Tours
Replies: 3
Views: 4696

RE: Air Koryo - 360° Virtual Tours

Very nice. Thanks for sharing!

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by B777
Sun Apr 29, 2012 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official 747-8 Flight Tracking & Production Part 8
Replies: 257
Views: 76729

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

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CamiloA380" class="quote" target="_blank">CamiloA380</a> (<a href="#173" class="quote">Reply 173</a>):<br/><i>A video of the landing: <a href="h...

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by B777
Sat Apr 28, 2012 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 7478i Delivery Postponed.
Replies: 148
Views: 60542

RE: LH 7478i Delivery Postponed.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cargolex" class="quote" target="_blank">Cargolex</a> (<a href="#147" class="quote">Reply 147</a>):<br/><i>Right now it's at <acronym title="Seat...

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by B777
Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 7478i Delivery Postponed.
Replies: 148
Views: 60542

RE: LH 7478i Delivery Postponed.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tailfin" class="quote" target="_blank">tailfin</a> (<a href="#133" class="quote">Reply 133</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> On my way to ...

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by B777
Mon Jan 09, 2012 8:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?
Replies: 256
Views: 30769

RE: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?

Vancouver International - CYVR: <a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/1faf926b.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/1faf926b.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/1faf926b.jpg" target="_blank"><i...

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by B777
Mon Oct 03, 2011 9:22 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: For You Falcon 4.0 Simmers...BMS 4 Is Out!
Replies: 4
Views: 10073

RE: For You Falcon 4.0 Simmers...BMS 4 Is Out!

There is an Apache Longbow sim coming out soon, check this out:
http://tricubicstudios.com/combathelo.html

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by B777
Tue Sep 06, 2011 11:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: For You Falcon 4.0 Simmers...BMS 4 Is Out!
Replies: 4
Views: 10073

RE: For You Falcon 4.0 Simmers...BMS 4 Is Out!

<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="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That would be awe...

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by B777
Tue Sep 06, 2011 8:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: For You Falcon 4.0 Simmers...BMS 4 Is Out!
Replies: 4
Views: 10073

For You Falcon 4.0 Simmers...BMS 4 Is Out!

This new mod really makes Falcon 4.0 a whole new sim!
www.benchmarksims.org

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by B777
Thu Mar 10, 2011 10:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?
Replies: 256
Views: 30769

RE: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?

Kai Tak VHHX <a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/60433163.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/60433163.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/60433163.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://img....

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by B777
Sun Apr 05, 2009 8:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: AirSimmer A320 Family
Replies: 2
Views: 10624

RE: AirSimmer A320 Family

No release date but you can become a "beta tester" Look here:
http://www.airsimmer.com/extended_team/

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by B777
Fri Aug 01, 2008 4:26 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Realistic Airbus Add-on For FS9
Replies: 12
Views: 33692

RE: Realistic Airbus Add-on For FS9

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Hel...

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by B777
Thu Jul 31, 2008 4:34 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Realistic Airbus Add-on For FS9
Replies: 12
Views: 33692

RE: Realistic Airbus Add-on For FS9

Sorry I cant' help you with the <acronym title="Posadas - Libertador Gral D Jose de San Martin (PSS / POS / SARP), Argentina">PSS</acronym>/Wilco comparison since I only have the <acronym title="Posadas - Libertador Gral D Jose de San Martin (PSS / POS / SARP), Argentina">PSS</acronym>. If you are l...

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by B777
Tue May 13, 2008 3:52 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS2004 Aircraft Add-ons
Replies: 4
Views: 14769

RE: FS2004 Aircraft Add-ons

The files that you download from sites like Avsim will usually contain a "read me" file that tells you how to install the file. Don't worry about being a computer noob...that's how everybody starts out as.

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by B777
Fri Dec 01, 2006 3:53 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: YVR Spotters Meet For The A380 Visit. 11-29-06
Replies: 42
Views: 10152

RE: YVR Spotters Meet For The A380 Visit. 11-29-06

<TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;border-spacing:0;padding:0;border-collapse: collapse;" bgcolor=#1E3951><tr><td><font size=2 face="ARIAL, Helv...

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by B777
Thu Nov 30, 2006 2:58 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: YVR Spotters Meet For The A380 Visit. 11-29-06
Replies: 42
Views: 10152

RE: YVR Spotters Meet For The A380 Visit. 11-29-06

I managed to get a short clip of the landing. Sorry for the camera shake, couldn't hold it still in the cold weather.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcYk2BMquV4

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by B777
Wed Nov 29, 2006 7:28 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: YVR Spotters Meet For The A380 Visit. 11-29-06
Replies: 42
Views: 10152

RE: YVR Spotters Meet For The A380 Visit. 11-29-06

So are we meeting at the AVIS lot tomorrow morning? Can anyone give directions to there coming from SW Marine Drive? Thanks!

If I can make it, I will be there around 6:00ish.

James

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by B777
Mon Oct 31, 2005 4:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Airports Have Seen The Concorde?
Replies: 181
Views: 28444

RE: Which Airports Have Seen The Concorde?

It visited Vancouver (<acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>) twice. '86 and '98. <a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/8c436f03.jpg" target=_blank><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v503/goinferno/8c436f03.jpg" ta...

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by B777
Thu Sep 01, 2005 4:25 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Posky 767
Replies: 7
Views: 5826

RE: Posky 767

It's called a RAT (Ram Air Turbine). It deploys and powers the primary flight controls in the event of a dual engine failure or total lost of hydraulic power in flight.

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by B777
Mon Aug 09, 2004 10:04 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: NYC Meetup
Replies: 41
Views: 2478

RE: NYC Meetup

How about ATL in July 2005  Big grin

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by B777
Sat Jul 31, 2004 12:29 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: CLT Slide Show! August 20th
Replies: 26
Views: 3908

RE: CLT Slide Show! August 20th

I have tried getting a picture of the <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> A340 myself but it has eluded me twice! Wish <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> pilots would choose 18R/36L more often! Jonathan, I saw the CRJ-700 the last time I was at <acronym title="Charlotte ...

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by B777
Tue Jul 06, 2004 10:41 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New Camera Time... Where Do I Start?
Replies: 7
Views: 4035

RE: New Camera Time... Where Do I Start?

There are basically two types of digital cameras: point & shoot and SLR (single lens reflex). SLR has the upperhand in terms of versatility (you can buy different lenses to suit your photographic needs). However, the high end p&s like the Sony F828 are also pretty good. If you are serious about phot...

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by B777
Sat Jul 03, 2004 7:04 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Settings For Olympus C730UZ
Replies: 4
Views: 3240

RE: Settings For Olympus C730UZ

C730UZ is also the camera I use. On a sunny day, use Auto ISO...it will select ISO 64! Keep the camera in P mode. If you have a small memory card, shooting with <acronym title="Business Express (USA)">HQ</acronym> instead of SHQ is fine. Shutter lag on this thing can be frustrating but if you half p...

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by B777
Wed Jun 16, 2004 6:00 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Is The Canon EOS Digital A Good Camera?
Replies: 10
Views: 6256

RE: Is The Canon EOS Digital A Good Camera?

Don't get a kit unless you plan to use the lens that comes with it. Just get the body alone. It will save you money for lens(es) that you really want.

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by B777
Wed Jun 16, 2004 5:57 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Is The Canon EOS Digital A Good Camera?
Replies: 10
Views: 6256

RE: Is The Canon EOS Digital A Good Camera?

You can get the D30 fairly cheap (when compared to the other cameras mentioned above) on ebay for around $600-$700 mint or near new condition. It is only 3 megapixels but probably equal or better than the <acronym title="America West Airlines (USA)">HP</acronym> quality wise. I would suggest you get...

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by B777
Mon May 17, 2004 8:44 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New Camera Help, Please...
Replies: 38
Views: 5903

RE: New Camera Help, Please...

300D is a good choice for your budget...you can always spend the extra money saved over the 10D on quality lenses. The Nikon D70 does offer more features but the body alone cost $1000US.

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by B777
Tue May 11, 2004 6:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon 100-400L Is - Your Thoughts
Replies: 87
Views: 9241

RE: Canon 100-400L Is - Your Thoughts

Sorry for going off topic but what would be a good teleconverter to use on the 70-200mm f2.8 USM lens?

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by B777
Mon May 10, 2004 4:14 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon 300D Or Nikon D70
Replies: 36
Views: 7788

RE: Canon 300D Or Nikon D70

Wannabe, congrats on your new camera! I have gone Canon recently too...just aquired a used D30. My main reason for choosing the Canon over Nikon was my limited budget and having to compromise between camera features and the lenses I expected to buy. I think the D30 and D60 are still good buys if you...

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by B777
Sat May 08, 2004 6:14 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon D30...where To Buy Accessories Cheap
Replies: 3
Views: 4691

Canon D30...where To Buy Accessories Cheap

Hello fellow photographers,

I should be getting my Canon D30 in the mail soon and I am excited!!! I was wondering where I can find really good prices online on accessories such as lenses, memory, batteries etc. aside from ebay and pricegrabber. Thanks for the help!

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by B777
Fri Apr 02, 2004 10:10 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Still Need Help With Digital Camera For Me
Replies: 8
Views: 6854

RE: Still Need Help With Digital Camera For Me

Like what the others say, I would go for the D70. If you can, go to a camera shop to test one out, you will be impressed! I recently got to play around with one and had very good impressions (Build quality is better than the EOS-300D) I already have a Nikon N60 myself and that's why I am looking at ...

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by B777
Wed Mar 31, 2004 12:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: D70 At Best Buy
Replies: 2
Views: 1976

RE: D70 At Best Buy

I just played around with the D70 at my local camera store. I am impressed with the quality of finish-a lot better than the plasticky Digital Rebel. Autofocus is real fast and the controls are well laid out. Didn't care for the rubber covers over the USB and other output openings and the fact that t...

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by B777
Tue Mar 23, 2004 10:59 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: LH A340 @ CLT Friday (March 26)
Replies: 2
Views: 1897

LH A340 @ CLT Friday (March 26)

Just a heads up to those who live in the vicinity of <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym>. <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym>'s inaugural A340 flight from <acronym title="CURRENT: Munich (- Franz Josef Strauss) (MUC / EDDM...

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by B777
Thu Dec 25, 2003 5:04 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: The PSS 747
Replies: 16
Views: 8456

RE: The PSS 747

Like Jwenting said, PSS 747 only works in FS2000/2002. If you can wait, PMDG ( Precision Manual Design Group) is designing a 747-400 right now. However, if you only plan to use FS2002, I would recommend getting it. It's as close to a real 747 as you are going to get in flight simulator. Downloading ...

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by B777
Fri Oct 31, 2003 6:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spotter Friendly U.S. Airports
Replies: 44
Views: 4223

RE: Spotter Friendly U.S. Airports

Two good airports in North Carolina: <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym>-observation lot right at the threshold of 18R. Mostly US traffic but also some aircraft from Delta (737, FRJ and occationally 757), American (MD-80, Fokker F100 an...

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by B777
Wed Oct 29, 2003 7:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS 747 Routes
Replies: 15
Views: 7731

RE: UPS 747 Routes

UPS flies them to CAE during the Christmas rush.

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by B777
Wed Oct 29, 2003 7:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS 747 Routes
Replies: 15
Views: 7731

RE: UPS 747 Routes

UPS flys them to CAE during the Christmas rush.

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by B777
Tue Oct 28, 2003 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rare Heavies At Your Airport
Replies: 52
Views: 6108

RE: Rare Heavies At Your Airport

Garnetpalmetto,
UPS flies its 747s into CAE during the winter holidays.

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by B777
Sat Oct 25, 2003 12:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Kind Of Car Do You Drive?
Replies: 117
Views: 7041

RE: What Kind Of Car Do You Drive?

Like MD-90's except three years older, six cylinders, sunroof and most options. The V6 is nice for highway driving but since I drive mostly in the city, I wish I had four cylinders for better fuel economy.

[Edited 2003-10-25 05:41:42]

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by B777
Thu Oct 09, 2003 10:51 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photographers And Spotters From GSP?
Replies: 3
Views: 3958

RE: Photographers And Spotters From GSP?

Lindy, The only place that I have gone to is the parking lot next to the FedEx cargo ramp. That is a good place to watch planes on approach to runway 22 and has a good view of FedEx's ramp (usually occupied by one or two of their 727s as I said before). I have posted an overhead view of GSP that may...

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by B777
Wed Oct 08, 2003 6:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photographers And Spotters From GSP?
Replies: 3
Views: 3958

RE: Photographers And Spotters From GSP?

Lindy, I am not a regular at GSP but I know a bit about the airport. Near the RWY22 threshold, there is a parking lot adjacent to the FedEx ramp. There are usually two 727s parked out there. As for RWY04 threshold, it sits on top of a hill, no place to park except at the side of the road. I don't kn...

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by B777
Fri Oct 03, 2003 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hired By An Airline!
Replies: 57
Views: 6085

RE: Hired By An Airline!

Congratulations, hope you enjoy flying the CRJ!  Smile

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by B777
Tue Sep 30, 2003 5:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet To Donate 737 To Bcit
Replies: 2
Views: 4188

RE: Westjet To Donate 737 To Bcit

Good to see a 737 put to good use instead of rusting out in the graveyard or cut apart to make pop cans. BCIT has a good aircraft MRO program which I would like to take in the future.

James

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by B777
Tue Aug 12, 2003 9:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three More USAirways 737-400s To The Crusher!
Replies: 41
Views: 8332

RE: Three More USAirways 737-400s To The Crusher!

Sad to see some of the workhorses of US's fleet getting broken up.

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by B777
Thu Aug 07, 2003 6:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I Need A Job!
Replies: 11
Views: 1995

RE: I Need A Job!

Like the others said, at your age, your are not going to get a "real job" unless you have a lot of experience that the particular job requires. Working grocery store may seem low but if it pays decent, I say go for it. Other places I would look for work would be in restaurants or at malls. Also chec...

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