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by Ih8b6
Sat Sep 05, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 380905

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

Surprised no one has posted it yet but Delta today confirmed that they will not have to furlough a single flight attendant for the fall and winter: https://thepointsguy.com/news/breaking-delta-air-lines-confirms-no-furloughs-for-flight-attendants/ After the early-outs, Delta indicated they would be...

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by Ih8b6
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta storing their fleet at MZJ?
Replies: 43
Views: 13901

Re: Delta storing their fleet at MZJ?

Not enough ramp space at hubs to park all the planes.

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by Ih8b6
Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RDU and AUS to become Delta's Largest Non-hub Stations
Replies: 125
Views: 18310

Re: RDU and AUS to become Delta's Largest Non-hub Stations

I'm sorry, I didn't mean to cause such a stir. Usually the article on news.delta is the same exact internal article so I didn't check the link. Someone can change the title or delete it if they want. Interestingly, though, if you go to news.delta.com and put your cursor on the story (but don't clic...

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by Ih8b6
Thu Mar 08, 2018 2:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta FA's Fight Company's New Social Media Standards
Replies: 57
Views: 8851

Re: Delta FA's Fight Company's New Social Media Standards

Gailen David is a POS douchebag.

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by Ih8b6
Fri Feb 10, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 'A buffet is not a takeaway': London hotel shames Air India's crew
Replies: 98
Views: 22455

Re: 'A buffet is not a takeaway': London hotel shames Air India's crew

Hampton Inn breakfast sucks. Easily the worst of all the Hilton properties. Those regional flight attendants must be pretty damn desperate.

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by Ih8b6
Thu Oct 13, 2016 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is LGA Still Considered Worst US Airport?
Replies: 66
Views: 7593

Re: Is LGA Still Considered Worst US Airport?

Lol CVG overcrowded?? You should have seen it when you were like 3. It actually was crowded with a lot of flights and people. However, parts were newer, nice and the place was efficient.

Security was better when it was downstairs.

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by Ih8b6
Wed Aug 24, 2016 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand: Inflatable sex doll in the cockpit.
Replies: 9
Views: 4346

Re: Air New Zealand: Inflatable sex doll in the cockpit.

Otto Pilot's lady friend?

It certainly gives rise to the term cockpit.

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by Ih8b6
Sun Aug 07, 2016 3:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Should Delta do a Western retro jet?
Replies: 14
Views: 2797

Re: Should Delta do a Western retro jet?

Yes.

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by Ih8b6
Fri Jun 03, 2016 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No Gate For QR755 In ATL Inaugural
Replies: 215
Views: 30356

RE: No Gate For QR755 In ATL Inaugural

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BestWestern" class="quote" target="_blank">BestWestern</a> (<a href="#109" class="quote">Reply 109</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Was t...

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by Ih8b6
Wed Mar 30, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: This July Will Be The 20th Anniversary Of TWA 800
Replies: 20
Views: 3194

This July Will Be The 20th Anniversary Of TWA 800

Every July is the anniversary of TWA 800.

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by Ih8b6
Wed Jan 13, 2016 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL A333 ATL To LAX/SFO
Replies: 21
Views: 6350

RE: DL A333 ATL To LAX/SFO

OP this is great info. Thank you. Been seeing a ton of 330s between these city pairs and was wondering wtf was up. Thanks for posting!

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by Ih8b6
Fri Dec 18, 2015 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Investor Day Predictions 12/17/2015
Replies: 56
Views: 9711

RE: DL Investor Day Predictions 12/17/2015

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sxf24" class="quote" target="_blank">sxf24</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table border="0" al...

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by Ih8b6
Fri Nov 27, 2015 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Delta Service To Lisbon
Replies: 22
Views: 8465

RE: Why No Delta Service To Lisbon

Apparently not otherwise it would be flying. Like you said, yields are low. Why do that if they are?

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by Ih8b6
Sun Nov 22, 2015 5:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Core Truths Of A-Net
Replies: 340
Views: 29870

RE: The Core Truths Of A-Net

I always thought that those threads that asked "why does abc airline use 767s instead of 757s from aaa-bbb?" Or "why does ccc airline fly to ddd but not eee?" and "why are jetred's seats 31" pitch instead of 31.2"?" Were the dumbest threads of all time on airliners.net (maybe in the history of the w...

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by Ih8b6
Fri Nov 20, 2015 4:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lion Air Pilot Offers FA As Delay Compensation
Replies: 23
Views: 13090

RE: Lion Air Pilot Offers FA As Delay Compensation

Hilarious.

The complaints came from those who thought the flight attendant was ugly, thus it was poor compensation.

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by Ih8b6
Thu Oct 08, 2015 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Removing Seats From A320/321 And MD90
Replies: 73
Views: 22762

RE: Delta Removing Seats From A320/321 And MD90

That savystew guy in the linked article is such a jackass who was FIRED from <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> because he's an idiot. How his blog is sponsored is beyond me. Idiot. Bit anyway, really happy seats are coming off. Good for flight attendants!<br><br>[Edited 2015-10-0...

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by Ih8b6
Wed Sep 16, 2015 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Giving Pay Raises 2nd Time In 2015
Replies: 192
Views: 25034

RE: Delta Giving Pay Raises 2nd Time In 2015

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MSPNWA" class="quote" target="_blank">MSPNWA</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> OMG  <img sr...

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by Ih8b6
Thu Jul 30, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At Allegiant?
Replies: 126
Views: 29821

RE: What's Going On At Allegiant?

Agree a name is wrong based in reports. Interesting though because another site even had both those names.

I can't believe how bad reporters are messing this up. "3 minutes of fuel left" w t f

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by Ih8b6
Wed Jul 29, 2015 2:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At Allegiant?
Replies: 126
Views: 29821

RE: What's Going On At Allegiant?

Even if no alternate required you still need :45 minutes of reserves which most good airlines, pilots, and dispatcher don't count or ever plan to use. Many carriers allow a dispatcher to plan fuel for the flight, fuel for alternate (if needed), then contingency fuel (added by the dispatcher, sometim...

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by Ih8b6
Tue Jul 28, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At Allegiant?
Replies: 126
Views: 29821

RE: What's Going On At Allegiant?

I saw the Fargo article. I found it humorous he alluded to airliners. His journalist buddies may not approve but you gotta hand it to him for not referring to a flight engineer, or bingo fuel is a game old people play, or displaying a 757. They usually mess it up!

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by Ih8b6
Tue Jul 28, 2015 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At Allegiant?
Replies: 126
Views: 29821

RE: What's Going On At Allegiant?

OP here.... Lots of good comments. I am on an iPad and it's a pain to quote... 1) I have no agenda. Just sharing information. 2). I wasn't told their names, just their position. Google told me the rest...saved you time. 3) I think a writer for a Tampa area paper reads airliners. He has a write up. N...

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by Ih8b6
Sat Jul 25, 2015 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At Allegiant?
Replies: 126
Views: 29821

What's Going On At Allegiant?

Just talked to a friend that works in the dispatch center at Allegiant. Says things are a mess over there. Some of their emergencies have been well publicized. He told me the captain from one of the emergency evacs in <acronym title="St Petersburg / Clearwater - International (PIE / KPIE), USA - Flo...

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by Ih8b6
Sun Jul 19, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA CEO: Eliminate Intl F Class, No A380, Maybe 77X
Replies: 222
Views: 39644

RE: UA CEO: Eliminate Intl F Class, No A380, Maybe 77X

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thekorean" class="quote" target="_blank">thekorean</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>And then Americans decided to cheap ou...

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by Ih8b6
Sun Jul 12, 2015 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Removing Live TV?
Replies: 11
Views: 9870

RE: DL Removing Live TV?

I can tell you with certianty the screens pivot in F. I was two flights this week in F and one in Y. Y doesn't pivot. I used to think F didn't pivot. Push hard enough on the top of the screen. They stick a little.

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by Ih8b6
Fri May 08, 2015 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD88 Replacement
Replies: 92
Views: 18008

RE: DL MD88 Replacement

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cfichad" class="quote" target="_blank">cfichad</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Lol  <img ...

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by Ih8b6
Tue Dec 16, 2014 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Did DL (mostly) Avoid Unions?
Replies: 97
Views: 12108

RE: How Did DL (mostly) Avoid Unions?

Jack the jet....you're killing me. I fly too much. I can still tell who worked for who before 2009. Too easy. Will Red ever, EVER get over being paid better, with better work rules? Most have assimilated. Some have not. Too bad you didn't take the package.

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by Ih8b6
Tue Dec 16, 2014 4:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa's A380 Flights To LAX Loaded
Replies: 44
Views: 12671

RE: Lufthansa's A380 Flights To LAX Loaded

Oh this is great, awesome news. Can't wait to see how much this additional super heavy f#*%€,ks up the LA center airspace and lax ground during all of the upcoming construction.

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by Ih8b6
Tue Apr 29, 2014 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue COO Is Out
Replies: 36
Views: 15078

RE: JetBlue COO Is Out

Like catiii said, all woo-ed. Rob woo-ed one that was just fired and another guy high up in ops who is still there for now. I believe that guy woo-ed one of the other two.

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by Ih8b6
Tue Apr 29, 2014 2:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue COO Is Out
Replies: 36
Views: 15078

RE: JetBlue COO Is Out

Interesting tidbit: the three VPs and COO all let go today all worked for Delta at one point.

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by Ih8b6
Tue Apr 29, 2014 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue COO Is Out
Replies: 36
Views: 15078

RE: JetBlue COO 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/catiii" class="quote" target="_blank">catiii</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Sorry catiii, I m...

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by Ih8b6
Tue Apr 29, 2014 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue COO Is Out
Replies: 36
Views: 15078

RE: JetBlue COO Is Out

We will have to disagree. He left in '05. He was young enough and like enough to have made it through and with the org changes at Delta over the past 9 years there is a good chance he'd would be COO right now. Instead he burned that bridge... He'll land on his feet at an airline. Wonder where? <acro...

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by Ih8b6
Mon Apr 28, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue COO Is Out
Replies: 36
Views: 15078

RE: JetBlue COO Is Out

I am going to guess its related to the winter ops meltdown. It's been a long time coming. Friends in the ops center there say things are ugly and have been for a while. Rats are jumping off the ship in ops control too. He is probably wishing he didn't jump ship at Delta years ago...those options wou...

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by Ih8b6
Thu Apr 17, 2014 1:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Painted A B757 In Retro DL Colors!
Replies: 182
Views: 57015

RE: Delta Painted A B757 In Retro DL Colors!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/catiii" class="quote" target="_blank">catiii</a> (<a href="#114" class="quote">Reply 114</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I am with L1011...

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by Ih8b6
Thu Apr 03, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-88 Incident At JFK
Replies: 53
Views: 17450

RE: DL MD-88 Incident At JFK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jetblue1965" class="quote" target="_blank">jetblue1965</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I am - es...

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by Ih8b6
Thu Apr 03, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-88 Incident At JFK
Replies: 53
Views: 17450

RE: DL MD-88 Incident At JFK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jetblue1965" class="quote" target="_blank">jetblue1965</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yeah that...

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by Ih8b6
Sun Mar 16, 2014 10:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Using 757 On SEA-JNU
Replies: 32
Views: 10591

RE: DL Using 757 On SEA-JNU

Or throw a 757 in there, with better takeoff performance capability and design your own approach...

That is what is happening.

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by Ih8b6
Thu Feb 13, 2014 4:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CVG Updates 02/2014
Replies: 30
Views: 7106

RE: CVG Updates 02/2014

Jim Huff is a sue happy old jackass and needs to be booted from the board- along with the other good ol boys. Time for a changing of the guard.

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by Ih8b6
Fri Jan 24, 2014 4:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL Part 2
Replies: 71
Views: 16255

RE: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL Part 2

But Stefan, flight 9960 landed after you guys, so wouldn't they be last the last flight?  <img border=0 src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> But seriously....awesome. What an experience it must have been!<br><br>[Edite...

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by Ih8b6
Wed Jan 08, 2014 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Pulling The Plug On NYC & BOS - Weather Related
Replies: 127
Views: 25569

RE: JetBlue Pulling The Plug On NYC & BOS - Weather Related

Rich, calm down. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/richierich" class="quote" target="_blank">richierich</a> (<a href="#96" class="quote">Reply 96</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr><...

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by Ih8b6
Wed Jun 19, 2013 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CVG Updates II
Replies: 42
Views: 5569

RE: CVG Updates II

You may not like Boyd's 2 cents, he's annoyed me for years, but he is spot on. I laugh everytime I read on of these articles in the Enquirer. Cincinnati people sure like to bitch about the lack of air service, but when they had it, all they did is complain. The airport is right to no longer hang the...

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by Ih8b6
Fri Dec 21, 2012 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Snowstorm Draco Delays
Replies: 37
Views: 4868

RE: Snowstorm Draco Delays

Re: "run of the mill storm".... So who determines if it's "run of the mill" versus "the world is coming to and end" kind of a storm? Does the Weather Channel do that too? If they get to do that and name the storm, seems like a conflict of interest!  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviati...

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by Ih8b6
Mon Oct 29, 2012 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Did Airlines Move Aircraft Ahead Of Sandy?
Replies: 84
Views: 28375

RE: Where Did Airlines Move Aircraft Ahead Of Sandy?

Actually <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> did move a few: A couple of ferrys and extra sections late last night and very early this morning from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> and some mid-Atlantic st...

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by Ih8b6
Thu Oct 11, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta LaGuardia To Key West
Replies: 60
Views: 13850

Delta LaGuardia To Key West

It's nonstop, both ways.

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by Ih8b6
Wed Aug 22, 2012 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax On Buddy Passes Call Media Due To Full Flights
Replies: 255
Views: 37250

RE: Pax On Buddy Passes Call Media Due To Full Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/richierich" class="quote" target="_blank">richierich</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>I merely meant if <acronym title="Je...

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by Ih8b6
Sat Jun 02, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Increasing CVG Service
Replies: 28
Views: 6604

RE: UA Increasing CVG Service

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RWA380" class="quote" target="_blank">RWA380</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i> With companies like Toyota and Chiquita bas...

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by Ih8b6
Sun May 13, 2012 5:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL And AA? An Interesting Article
Replies: 73
Views: 17126

RE: DL And AA? An Interesting Article

Oh my gosh. Are we really going to start all this crap AGAIN! Gee whiz! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/usairways787" class="quote" target="_blank">usairways787</a> (<a href="#...

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by Ih8b6
Thu May 10, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Three Digit Employee Codes?
Replies: 17
Views: 6494

RE: DL Three Digit Employee Codes?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DTWPurserBoy" class="quote" target="_blank">DTWPurserBoy</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>And just for the record, I wish ...

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by Ih8b6
Wed May 09, 2012 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Three Digit Employee Codes?
Replies: 17
Views: 6494

RE: DL Three Digit Employee Codes?

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

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by Ih8b6
Thu May 03, 2012 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The End Of The NWA Flight Attendant
Replies: 46
Views: 20964

RE: The End Of The NWA Flight Attendant

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jetjack74" class="quote" target="_blank">jetjack74</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i> Tonight at midnight, The last sh...

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by Ih8b6
Fri Apr 27, 2012 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rise Or Fall Of Cincinnati
Replies: 152
Views: 17066

RE: The Rise Or Fall Of Cincinnati

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LHCVG" class="quote" target="_blank">LHCVG</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Regarding Rwy 9/27, about six years ago there wa...

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