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by jimbobjoe
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6476
Views: 763862

Re: Should airline regulators consider grounding B737 MAX series

For those who believe the groundings were justified; do you likewise believe that turning planes around mid-flight was justified, given that the main known commonality between the two crashes is that they occurred shortly after takeoff (and the vague "control problems")? Turning around ai...

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by jimbobjoe
Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6476
Views: 763862

Re: Should airline regulators consider grounding B737 MAX series

I find the argument for grounding persuasive. I'm tempted to think that, the crash of two new aircraft of the same type in this short of a time period is so improbable that, almost, but not quite, on its own, it's enough to justify the grounding. But I am moved by 2 issues: 1.) Boeing has not yet de...

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by jimbobjoe
Sat Feb 16, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions about late night/early morning departure and arrivals
Replies: 40
Views: 8629

Re: Reason for horrifyingly inconvenient timing

c933103 wrote:
For MIAT I believe they don't have much planes


Indeed. Wikipedia lists just five aircraft. I suspect that aircraft utilization is playing a big role in the airline's timing decision. More important routes get the prime daytime hours first.

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is the A321 not popular in India?
Replies: 28
Views: 8882

Re: Why is the A321 not popular in India?

Among the major airports, only DEL and BLR have space for any significant addition of frequencies, everybody else is nearing the brim. How much is significant? I got the impression that DEL does have room for additional frequencies, but during some times of the day not many. It's not difficult to b...

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Jun 22, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When/why did US immigration stop having a separate line for citizens and green card holders?
Replies: 7
Views: 1038

When/why did US immigration stop having a separate line for citizens and green card holders?

I remember in the past US airports had a separate faster line for US citizens and permanent residents. Does anyone remember when they stopped this practice and why?

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)
Replies: 2425
Views: 173344

Re: Indian aviation thread 2018 part 2

I would like to know if someone here knows people at Indian Express. If so kindly convey to their CEO to sack idiot journalists like the one who has written this awful article. http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/bengaluru/2018/apr/16/bengalurus-kempegowda-international-airport-gets-nod-to-fly-i...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lower-deck passenger sleeping facilities - Is this Airbus' way of making the A330 sell better?
Replies: 49
Views: 10443

Re: Is this Airbus' way of making the A330 sell better?

I kind of imagined it could be used like this: *It's not intended for first or business class passengers already in seats which can lie flat. *But you could offer it as an upgrade to economy class passengers between takeoff and landing (where they otherwise have to be in their seats.) *If there's mo...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First flight in 7 decades overflies Saudi Arabia to Israel
Replies: 92
Views: 17183

Re: First flight in 7 decades overflies Saudi Arabia to Israel

As for the Israelis, I am guessing their tourist numbers (per capita) to the northern India would be similar to any other western country. Hence you will be lucky to see a handful of tourists onboard. Israelis come to India at a far higher rate than you'd think. It is a common destination for them ...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 786
Views: 65290

Re: Air India Privatization by June

Also, no one can age an 8 month old aircraft into a seemingly 20 year old one quite like AI. Heh. I like this. It's true. And yet, I choose AI. The A321 interiors and seating are old, but so roomy and comfortable in comparison to (for example) 6E. 180 economy in 6E's A320, 12/170 in AI's A321. I do...

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by jimbobjoe
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair protecting itself from a hard Brexit
Replies: 59
Views: 7887

Re: Ryanair protecting itself from a hard Brexit

This point is the one I am the most curious about, can a disclaimer be so legally binding? As an example - Qatar Airways starts selling flights to Sicily before they actually reach an agreement with the Italian government and then talks collapse. Can they just simply point at a disclaimer they migh...

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is New Delhi airport that good ?
Replies: 31
Views: 3579

Re: Is New Delhi airport that good ?

Delhi won best in the world... for airports that handle 40 million or more passengers . So a lot of competition is removed, and much of the remaining airports are old airports or large overloaded hubs that have no chance of winning. Second, BOM also won, tying with DEL. They are quite similar to eac...

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair protecting itself from a hard Brexit
Replies: 59
Views: 7887

Re: Ryanair protecting itself from a hard Brexit

If an airline has good reason to believe that it may not be able to operate the routes...then there is an obligation that they tell people buying tickets that the flight may not occur. Ryanair announcing it this early (and publicly) is a reflection of Ryanair's politics. But other airlines will foll...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air adds KEF-CVG, STL, DTW & CLE!
Replies: 171
Views: 23628

Re: WOW Air adds KEF-CVG, STL, DTW & CLE!

So right now, Cleveland may well be over 200. With this new service, and the good fares, we'll see stimulated traffic to both Iceland and Europe. The new fare level is a big change for this market. Yeah, CLE has not had the Europe traffic for a metro area of its size. But at a fare level where it's...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Mar 16, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BBC: Will Circular Runways Ever Take Off?
Replies: 141
Views: 35905

Re: BBC: Will Circular Runways Ever Take Off?

It helps to imagine taking a box of 4 straight runways, with length of 8200 feet/2500 meters per side/runway. What you're doing is taking that box and gently curving and banking it so it's one big runway of circumference 9500m. The curving/banking is not that severe. In exchange you get some intrigu...

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by jimbobjoe
Sat Dec 24, 2016 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad mulling taking stake in Lufthansa - Air Berlin to merge with Lufthansa, Alitalia might be next
Replies: 53
Views: 13646

Re: Etihad mulling taking stake in Lufthansa - Air Berlin to merge with Lufthansa, Alitalia might be next

MXP is very far from Milan and inconvenient. It's actually closer to Turin. Driving from MXP to central Milan is 31 miles (46 minutes); driving instead to Turin is 83 miles (96 minutes). MXP is far from the city it serves, but it's about the same distance as DEN is from Denver (although the drive t...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu May 19, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD Tells Passengers To Arrive 3 Hrs Before Flight
Replies: 116
Views: 22659

RE: ORD Tells Passengers To Arrive 3 Hrs Before Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/a380787" class="quote" target="_blank">a380787</a> (<a href="#68" class="quote">Reply 68</a>):<br/><i>That's one method to sneakily trick custom...

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by jimbobjoe
Sat May 14, 2016 9:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Senators: Drop Bag Fees To Shorten TSA Lines
Replies: 136
Views: 16896

RE: Senators: Drop Bag Fees To Shorten TSA Lines

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airbazar" class="quote" target="_blank">airbazar</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Make <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan ...

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by jimbobjoe
Tue Feb 16, 2016 3:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: MIA: TSA Precheck Lines Extremely Long
Replies: 45
Views: 9217

RE: MIA: TSA Precheck Lines Extremely Long

Current pre-check enrollment is 5 million. <a href="https://skift.com/2016/02/15/167139/" target="_blank"><acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> wants to up that to 25 million.</a> The article says that the <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA<...

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by jimbobjoe
Tue Jan 26, 2016 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 2/16: It's A New Dawn
Replies: 203
Views: 21224

RE: Irish 2/16: It's A New Dawn

I came through <acronym title="Dublin (- Collinstown) (DUB / EIDW), Ireland">DUB</acronym> the other day and have a question. After choosing the correct customs line, you walk through a little room designed so that you're enclosed by two automatic doors at some point, with instructions on the floor ...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Jan 21, 2016 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can BOM Change The State Of AI & Indian Aviation?
Replies: 22
Views: 3369

RE: Can BOM Change The State Of AI & Indian Aviation?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BarfBag" class="quote" target="_blank">BarfBag</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Deadlines being met is also increasingly c...

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by jimbobjoe
Tue Jan 19, 2016 3:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Seeks 3,300+ Crore
Replies: 11
Views: 2538

RE: Air India Seeks 3,300+ Crore

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aklrno" class="quote" target="_blank">aklrno</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Just saying crore does not always refer to mon...

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by jimbobjoe
Mon Jan 18, 2016 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Seeks 3,300+ Crore
Replies: 11
Views: 2538

RE: Air India Seeks 3,300+ Crore

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/indcwby" class="quote" target="_blank">indcwby</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>For those not familiar with Indian Currency,...

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by jimbobjoe
Sat Dec 26, 2015 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No More TSA "Opt Out"
Replies: 118
Views: 17716

RE: No More TSA "Opt Out"

The strange thing is that Congress is sitting on a report which says <a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2015/08/airport-security-price-for-tsa-failed-body-scanners-160-million-121385" target="_blank">the machines are really bad at what they do.</a> "Senate Homeland Security Chairman Ron Johnson ...

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by jimbobjoe
Sun Aug 09, 2015 1:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Skybus Model
Replies: 49
Views: 13563

RE: The Skybus Model

People forget this but Aloha and ATA failed the same week that Skybus did. (March 31, April 3 and April 5, 2008 respectively.) The two reasons all three shut at the same time: 1.) Oil prices hit over $110 a barrel. 2.) <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Financial_crisis_of_2007%E2%80%9308" targe...

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Jul 17, 2015 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A-319 At LHR, Where To?
Replies: 60
Views: 21525

RE: Air Canada A-319 At LHR, Where To?

The thing that surprises me about the <acronym title="St. John's - International (YYT / CYYT), Canada - Newfoundland">YYT</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> route is that <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> has (presumably) come to the conclu...

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by jimbobjoe
Tue May 05, 2015 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is The Better Air On The 787 Making A Difference
Replies: 53
Views: 14169

RE: Is The Better Air On The 787 Making A Difference

A friend of mine is a flight attendant for Saudia.

She says that she and her fellow attendants feel better after being on the 77W than the 772s because of the higher pressure in the 77W. (After that I had to look up and confirm that, yes, there is a pressure difference.)

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Apr 22, 2015 12:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Computer Security Guy Pulled Off Flight By FBI
Replies: 50
Views: 12217

RE: Computer Security Guy Pulled Off Flight By FBI

The <a href="http://www.wired.com/2015/04/hackers-commandeer-new-planes-passenger-wi-fi/" target="_blank">wired.com article on the GAO report</a> says something I wasn't aware of: "Boeing 787 Dreamliner jets, as well as Airbus A350 and A380 aircraft, have Wi-Fi passenger networks that use the same n...

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by jimbobjoe
Mon Apr 06, 2015 11:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TSA: Precheck To Be More Selective
Replies: 52
Views: 11502

RE: TSA: Precheck To Be More Selective

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/glbltrvlr" class="quote" target="_blank">glbltrvlr</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>As to getting into another government ...

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by jimbobjoe
Mon Apr 06, 2015 10:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TSA: Precheck To Be More Selective
Replies: 52
Views: 11502

RE: TSA: Precheck To Be More Selective

Huh, I never thought about it before, but when a person gets upgraded to precheck when they didn't enroll, it's basically a reverse form of being a selectee. Now, you're an un-selectee. Haha. DHS/ <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> doesn't really have a vision on ...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Jan 28, 2015 11:40 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Air Force One Replacement Thread
Replies: 424
Views: 41224

RE: Air Force One Replacement Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ordell" class="quote" target="_blank">ordell</a> (<a href="#127" class="quote">Reply 127</a>):<br/><i>Translation: your tax dollars funneled to ...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Nov 19, 2014 7:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Do Airlines Re-use Flight Numbers?
Replies: 26
Views: 10701

RE: Why Do Airlines Re-use Flight Numbers?

I thought that this practice also inflated on-time statistics. If <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> 2075 is <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>-<acronym title="Kansas City...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Oct 30, 2014 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did SkyBus Fail?
Replies: 45
Views: 17506

RE: Why Did SkyBus Fail?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/knope2001" class="quote" target="_blank">knope2001</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thanks for ...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Oct 29, 2014 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did SkyBus Fail?
Replies: 45
Views: 17506

RE: Why Did SkyBus Fail?

I attended a lecture at Ohio state (fisher college of business) regarding this issue. Everything about Skybus worked, loads were excellent and yields were ok and met business plan expectations, <acronym title="Columbus - Port Columbus International (CMH / KCMH), USA - Ohio">CMH</acronym> was a fine ...

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by jimbobjoe
Mon Sep 29, 2014 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Leaves DAL 10/18 Due To No Gate Space
Replies: 209
Views: 23001

Delta Leaves DAL 10/18 Due To No Gate Space

Could DL just do it the old fashioned way...with a set of stairs and/or a bus to the remote stand?

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Sep 19, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Lost Money On 57 Of 59 Intl Routes
Replies: 118
Views: 24136

RE: Air India Lost Money On 57 Of 59 Intl Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/abrelosojos" class="quote" target="_blank">abrelosojos</a> (<a href="#54" class="quote">Reply 54</a>):<br/><i>However, is this not reserved for ...

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Sep 19, 2014 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time For Laws Re: Taking Baggage During Evacuation
Replies: 59
Views: 9095

RE: Time For Laws Re: Taking Baggage During Evacuation

It was pointed out in another thread that sometimes there is an advantage to passengers taking their bags. If the emergency landing is hard and the overhead bins explode open, the aisles will be littered with bags. If the passengers who own the bags pick them up as they evacuate, they open the aisle...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Sep 18, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Lost Money On 57 Of 59 Intl Routes
Replies: 118
Views: 24136

RE: Air India Lost Money On 57 Of 59 Intl Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Nimish" class="quote" target="_blank">Nimish</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>I personally doubt <acronym title="Air India...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Sep 18, 2014 8:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Lost Money On 57 Of 59 Intl Routes
Replies: 118
Views: 24136

RE: Air India Lost Money On 57 Of 59 Intl Routes

The article says that losses per passenger on <acronym title="Ahmedabad - Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International (AMD / VAAH), India">AMD</acronym>-<acronym title="Mumbai (Bombay) - Chhatrapati Shivaji International (Sahar / Santa Cruz) (BOM / VABB), India">BOM</acronym>-<acronym title="Newark - Lib...

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by jimbobjoe
Sun Jul 20, 2014 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA Agent: "District Of Columbia,....Where That?"
Replies: 92
Views: 19211

RE: TSA Agent: "District Of Columbia,....Where That?"

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tortugamon" class="quote" target="_blank">tortugamon</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>I am personally surprised that DC do...

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by jimbobjoe
Sun Jul 20, 2014 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TSA Agent: "District Of Columbia,....Where That?"
Replies: 92
Views: 19211

RE: TSA Agent: "District Of Columbia,....Where That?"

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/trex8" class="quote" target="_blank">trex8</a> (<a href="#73" class="quote">Reply 73</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table border="0" al...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Jul 09, 2014 4:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 5 Worst US Airlines Of All Time: Article
Replies: 67
Views: 26690

RE: 5 Worst US Airlines Of All Time: Article

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jfklganyc" class="quote" target="_blank">jfklganyc</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>Skybus was also a flawed business plan...

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by jimbobjoe
Wed Jul 09, 2014 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why GOI Never Encouraged New Mumbai Airport On Sea
Replies: 4
Views: 2498

RE: Why GOI Never Encouraged New Mumbai Airport On Sea

There are, as I recall, fairly strict laws regarding land reclamation which have kept it as an unavailable choice for Mumbai generally. I've seen discussion here and there about changing those laws but it doesn't appear to be a priority for anyone.

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by jimbobjoe
Mon May 12, 2014 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could We Ever See HNL-Europe?
Replies: 55
Views: 14387

RE: Could We Ever See HNL-Europe?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AS737MAX" class="quote" target="_blank">AS737MAX</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i> Florida Southern Europe Caribbean </i></f...

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by jimbobjoe
Sun Feb 23, 2014 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Does Lockheed No Longer Build Airliners.
Replies: 55
Views: 21358

RE: Why Does Lockheed No Longer Build Airliners.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/American+767" class="quote" target="_blank">American 767</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="British Airways"...

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by jimbobjoe
Fri Dec 27, 2013 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ 61, Severe Turbulence Prediction, But....
Replies: 32
Views: 20912

RE: SQ 61, Severe Turbulence Prediction, But....

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ChazPilot" class="quote" target="_blank">ChazPilot</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>This is probably a stretch, but perhap...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Sep 26, 2013 8:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Not A 737/A320 With More Range?
Replies: 28
Views: 9663

RE: Why Not A 737/A320 With More Range?

Long range 737s and A320s are on their way. Instead of purposefully working towards long range, long range is the side effect of keeping the fuel tanks the same size, but increasing the efficiency of the aircraft, like through new engines. The original 737-100 had a range of 1700 miles. Boeing could...

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by jimbobjoe
Thu Sep 26, 2013 8:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: During Cold War, Where Did Aeroflot Crews Stay?
Replies: 74
Views: 27533

RE: During Cold War, Where Did Aeroflot Crews Stay?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/richcandy" class="quote" target="_blank">richcandy</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Totally a guess but if you used crew w...

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by jimbobjoe
Sat Jul 13, 2013 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia Introduces Print-at-home Baggage Tags
Replies: 35
Views: 7146

RE: Iberia Introduces Print-at-home Baggage Tags

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mfc" class="quote" target="_blank">mfc</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Currently it is offered on domestic flights o...

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by jimbobjoe
Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Livery Design Competition?
Replies: 26
Views: 9641

RE: Livery Design Competition?

It should also be noted that design competitions are, understandably, <a href="http://www.aiga.org/what-is-aigas-response-to-the-neas-call-for-logos/" target="_blank">discouraged by the graphic design industry.</a> I can't blame them, it's their livelyhood, and you don't go into graphic design to ge...

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by jimbobjoe
Mon Jul 08, 2013 4:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Immigration Procedures
Replies: 25
Views: 8711

RE: Immigration Procedures

The carry original passport vs carry photocopy of passport argument could go on ad nauseum. The US government tells people to carry their foreign passport when visiting the US. But paradoxically, they tell US citizens *not* to carry their passport when travelling out of the US, and to carry a photoc...

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