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by EverettWA
Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:52 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Transoceanic Flights In The Southern Hemisphere
Replies: 16
Views: 6461

Transoceanic Flights In The Southern Hemisphere

I can think of the following regularly scheduled long haul flights that start and end in the southern hemisphere: <acronym title="Buenos Aires - Ezeiza / Ministro Pistarini (EZE / SAEZ), Argentina">EZE</acronym> - <acronym title="Cape Town - International (D.F. Malan) (CPT / FACT), South Africa">CPT...

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by EverettWA
Sun Oct 16, 2011 3:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Flights Into A Foreign Station?
Replies: 9
Views: 4141

Most Flights Into A Foreign Station?

DL at <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> at <acronym title="Taoyuan (Taipei) - Taiwan International (Chiang Kai Shek) (TPE / RCTP), Taiwan">TPE</acronym> <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym>...

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by EverettWA
Sun Sep 20, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Watermark Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 369

RE: Watermark Problem

Any developments?

This happens on many photograps, by different photographers, dates etc. seems totally random.

Getting rid of the watermark is the only reason I've paid to become a member, I would like for it to properly work...

Thanks...

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by EverettWA
Wed Sep 09, 2009 10:05 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Watermark Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 369

RE: Watermark Problem

thank you...






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by EverettWA
Fri Sep 04, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Watermark Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 369

RE: Watermark Problem

sure, these, and many many others... <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Iberia/Airbus-A319-111/0874875/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Iberia/Airbus-A319-111/0874875/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><img src="/aviation-phot...

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by EverettWA
Thu Sep 03, 2009 1:09 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Watermark Problem
Replies: 8
Views: 369

Watermark Problem

Despite being signed in as a first class member, I still see almost every other picture with a watermark. Why is that? I've trashed my site cookies and all...

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by EverettWA
Tue Nov 14, 2006 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Routes With Nicknames
Replies: 66
Views: 12648

RE: Routes With Nicknames

Boston-Rome on AZ is referred to as the 'Catholic Coach'...

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by EverettWA
Fri Dec 23, 2005 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Routes List Of Turkish Airlines
Replies: 40
Views: 8267

RE: New Routes List Of Turkish Airlines

And from March:

St. Petersgburg
Helsinki
Muscat
Yekaterinburg
Khartum
Addisababa
Lagos
Venice
Riga

+ Osaka in June

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by EverettWA
Sun Jun 27, 2004 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines Order To Be Announced
Replies: 27
Views: 5968

RE: Turkish Airlines Order To Be Announced

I saw an A320 painted in full THY colors landing in Istanbul last night June 26th...

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by EverettWA
Mon Jun 21, 2004 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines Order To Be Announced
Replies: 27
Views: 5968

RE: Turkish Airlines Order To Be Announced

Regardless, it will be a very large order which will allow for TKs already rather extensive network to expand even more. Having to appease both Europe and the US is a problem that Turkey has always faced. Even though they might end up operating both A and B narrowbodies, they will have a large enoug...

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by EverettWA
Sun May 23, 2004 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Air Route, Polar Air Cargo, & Callsigns?
Replies: 5
Views: 4826

Turkish Air Route, Polar Air Cargo, & Callsigns?

I flew Turkish on ORD-IST in October, we flew directly over Toronto... I suppose that would have been it.

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by EverettWA
Fri May 21, 2004 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Talks To Airbus/Boeing On Planes
Replies: 23
Views: 5583

RE: Turkish Talks To Airbus/Boeing On Planes

More 737-800s and 3-4 A330s were rumored recently... They need something to replace the 310s with. Those they have are barely enough to fly to DEL etc. I think they intend to fly to <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>, BOM,...

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by EverettWA
Wed May 05, 2004 6:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Domestic
Replies: 6
Views: 1690

RE: Turkish Domestic

TopAir and Istanbul Airlines have been no more for many years now... Until recently, Turkish Airlines (who are really good even on shorhaul domestic routes) would have been your only choice. Now that they have competition, they've cut prices. It is really cheap(er) to fly domestically in Turkey now....

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by EverettWA
Tue Feb 17, 2004 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smallest Euro City With US Service?
Replies: 28
Views: 5459

RE: Smallest Euro City With US Service?

Geneva is also pretty tiny

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by EverettWA
Mon Feb 09, 2004 9:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAL Domestic At Narita?
Replies: 6
Views: 2967

RE: JAL Domestic At Narita?

While I only flew international to and from <acronym title="Tokyo - New Tokyo International / Narita (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>, I once booked a flight <acronym title="Osaka - Kansai International (KIX / RJBB), Japan">KIX</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Haneda International (HND / RJTT), J...

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by EverettWA
Thu Jan 29, 2004 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying Into Himalaya Expensive?
Replies: 13
Views: 2434

RE: Flying Into Himalaya Expensive?

Nonsense DIJKKIJK, Nepal, particularly the Kathmandu Valley, is very safe. The Maoist insurgency is in the extreme western provinces, very far from <acronym title="Kathmandu - Tribhuvan International (KTM / VNKT), Nepal">KTM</acronym>. I was in <acronym title="Kathmandu - Tribhuvan International (KT...

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by EverettWA
Mon Jan 12, 2004 4:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines News
Replies: 18
Views: 3782

RE: Turkish Airlines News

Though I have no connections with <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> execs (I used to) I've talked to a travel agent in Istanbul about all this buzz. He and I both think that it is <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym>'s intention to finally make full use of the new terminal (we...

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by EverettWA
Tue Jan 06, 2004 7:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris ORY Abandoned By Majors These Days - Why?
Replies: 13
Views: 3267

RE: Paris ORY Abandoned By Majors These Days - Why?

TK still fly to <acronym title="Paris - Orly (ORY / LFPO), France">ORY</acronym>, it's much closer to town so I think it's a better deal... On the other hand, I connected between the two airports last year: Arrived on an Air Nostrum (AF codeshare) flight from Sevilla (<acronym title="Seville (- San ...

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by EverettWA
Mon Dec 29, 2003 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Near Accident With BA B-777
Replies: 25
Views: 15465

RE: Near Accident With BA B-777

'Arabia' is not a country... There is no such thing as 'Arabian Police' (and not the use of capital letters, its Arabia, not arabia... would you like it if I said spain? Same with middle east, CAPITAL LETTERS!!!) This might seem like not a big deal, but I've seen it so many times, it's beginning to ...

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by EverettWA
Thu Nov 20, 2003 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Fleet Renewal?
Replies: 6
Views: 2320

RE: Turkish Fleet Renewal?

I've not heard anything here in Turkey, where did you hear the rumor?

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by EverettWA
Tue Nov 04, 2003 3:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trip To Saudi Arabia
Replies: 8
Views: 3551

RE: Trip To Saudi Arabia

ORD or <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to RUH or JED via <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym>... <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> is a good airline, transfers ar...

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by EverettWA
Tue Oct 07, 2003 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No 747's In Turkey?
Replies: 18
Views: 5164

RE: Why No 747's In Turkey?

Bobs89irocz, The <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> flight is indeed non stop. I suppose it takes around 12 hours westbound, and 10 or so eastbound. I'll be flyin...

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by EverettWA
Tue Oct 07, 2003 5:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Do I Fly To Turkey?
Replies: 6
Views: 2651

RE: How Do I Fly To Turkey?

I was in Bodrum last week and the following airlines were present: Pegasus, Onur Air, Turkish, Air Inter, Futura, Monarch (several), Star Air (?), and several others... This was on a monday... Connecting in <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym> would cost ...

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by EverettWA
Tue Oct 07, 2003 5:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No 747's In Turkey?
Replies: 18
Views: 5164

RE: Why No 747's In Turkey?

I've seen Iran Air and PIA 747's on occasion. And I once saw an Air China jet too, though I don't know what it was doing there... There is a picture of a <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> 744 in Istanbul http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.cgi?59448 . The far east and <acronym title=...

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by EverettWA
Tue Sep 30, 2003 9:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Geography: What/where The 4 Eur. Peninsulas?
Replies: 8
Views: 2015

RE: Geography: What/where The 4 Eur. Peninsulas?

are you kidding? there are countless peninsulas on the European continent!

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by EverettWA
Sat Sep 27, 2003 6:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Spotting Oct. 10-12th
Replies: 1
Views: 2634

RE: JFK Spotting Oct. 10-12th

I will also be there during those two days, quite by chance... But I won't have any transportation... If this turns into a gathering, I can be there...

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by EverettWA
Mon Sep 22, 2003 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MNG Cargo Airlines
Replies: 3
Views: 2129

RE: MNG Cargo Airlines

They are a Turkish cargo carrier based in IST, and they fly A300s... They also have some sort of passenger operation (MNGPax as it is called) between Germany and Turkey. That's all I know, sorry...

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by EverettWA
Mon Sep 22, 2003 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Cities With No Service By US Majors
Replies: 21
Views: 6082

RE: Major Cities With No Service By US Majors

Delta still flies to <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym>, daily in the summer and <acronym title="United Parcel Service (USA)">5X</acronym> weekly otherwise. This is in addition to the daily THY flight to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy Intern...

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by EverettWA
Tue Sep 16, 2003 2:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soviet Airlines & Aircraft Visit Ur Local A/p?
Replies: 18
Views: 2851

RE: Soviet Airlines & Aircraft Visit Ur Local A/p?

My local airport is Istanbul  Smile

I flew in on a TK 734 today from Bodrum and I saw ~10 russian built aircraft, two were props and the rest jets.

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by EverettWA
Fri Sep 05, 2003 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New CO International Routes?
Replies: 122
Views: 15512

RE: New CO International Routes?

Delta doesn't fly to <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym> daily, I think it is <acronym title="United Parcel Service (USA)">5X</acronym>. Maybe in the summer they do, though. Like it was mentioned, both <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> ...

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by EverettWA
Thu Aug 28, 2003 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Madrid/Barajas: World's Biggest Nonsense.
Replies: 18
Views: 5196

RE: Madrid/Barajas: World's Biggest Nonsense.

I skimmed though, it was too long. Linate is not an intercontinental airport, the only place in Italy apart from <acronym title="Milan - Malpensa (MXP / LIMC), Italy">MXP</acronym> and <acronym title="Rome - Fiumicino (Leonardo da Vinci) (FCO / LIRF), Italy">FCO</acronym> that gets intercontinental ...

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by EverettWA
Tue Aug 26, 2003 5:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NRT's Second Runway
Replies: 12
Views: 2885

RE: NRT's Second Runway

I was in a Turkish A340 last month and we landed on the new runway. It wasn't a very comfy landing, we had to decelerate too quickly. On the way back, obviously, we used the old and longer runway, in fact about all of it.

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by EverettWA
Sat Aug 23, 2003 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Small Town Big Airport
Replies: 19
Views: 3337

RE: Small Town Big Airport

Zurich is a pretty small city, but <acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</acronym> is one of the major airports of Europe. Same with Geneva, when you overfly the city, you can see that the airport runway is literally almost as long as the entire city! While Nice is not as ...

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by EverettWA
Tue Jul 22, 2003 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports With Subway Or Metro Train Service
Replies: 75
Views: 11959

RE: Airports With Subway Or Metro Train Service

Istanbul has a light rail stop right under the terminals, it was just opened earlier this year and it now takes about 20 minutes to get downtown. Tickets cost ~2 bucks! I've been on trains, monorails, subways to and from the following airports: Istanbul, Zurich, Milan (<acronym title="Milan - Malpen...

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by EverettWA
Sun Jul 20, 2003 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's The Worst European Airline?
Replies: 17
Views: 7307

RE: What's The Worst European Airline?

I've flown on the following: <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>, Air France, Lufthansa, Alitalia, Iberia, Air Nostrum, Ryanair, Air Europa, SAS, Swiss (and Swissair), and Turkish... Of the bunch, in terms of service, Air Europa and Ryanair were the worst, but in all other respects, includ...

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by EverettWA
Fri Jul 18, 2003 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Longest Flight By A 767?
Replies: 36
Views: 10846

RE: The Longest Flight By A 767?

GT1, <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym> is running now, I think it was only suspended for about a month around March-April this year... This ...

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by EverettWA
Fri May 23, 2003 11:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines Plans To Buy 10 New Boeing Jets
Replies: 6
Views: 6636

RE: Turkish Airlines Plans To Buy 10 New Boeing Jets

THY's long haul fleet, now, consists of 7 340's. 777's would be both too expensive and probably rather large as well. <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> flies the 340's to not-so-long haul destinations (such as <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJ...

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by EverettWA
Sat May 17, 2003 1:24 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Istanbul Spotting
Replies: 4
Views: 1207

RE: Istanbul Spotting

I live there, No problems in the terminal, and it has big windows. For outside spotting, there really aren't that many suitable places nowadays because the police are rather jumpy, so I would try to avoid stepping on their toes. Check out thec great aerial shots of the airport on this site... Email ...

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by EverettWA
Sat May 10, 2003 12:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Cathay Pacific Mean?
Replies: 31
Views: 14753

RE: What Does Cathay Pacific Mean?

Excuse me, I hadn't noticed that someone has already said China in Russian is 'Kitai'. About that comment about Marco Polo picking up the name on his way, well, Marco Polo also went througH Istanbul, and during his journey through Central Asia, he is likely to have encountered many many Turkic speak...

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by EverettWA
Sat May 10, 2003 11:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Cathay Pacific Mean?
Replies: 31
Views: 14753

RE: What Does Cathay Pacific Mean?

Turkey was never under British control. When Marco Polo visited the far east, he was recieved by Kublai Khan, and the name of his kingdom, in Turkish, is "Cagatay Hanligi" which means the Khanate of Cagatay. If you read Cagatay out loud in Turkish, it sounds exactly like Cathay... I'm not exactly su...

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by EverettWA
Fri May 09, 2003 3:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's Up With The Country Of Andorra?
Replies: 14
Views: 4653

RE: What's Up With The Country Of Andorra?

Andorra has some really good skiing, so winter tourism brings in cash... Think of it as one big ski resort in fact, it's not that much bigger...

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by EverettWA
Fri May 09, 2003 3:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Kind Of Portable MP3 Player Do You Have?
Replies: 18
Views: 3164

RE: What Kind Of Portable MP3 Player Do You Have?

10 gb ipod, brand new, of those that came out last week, it is INCREDIBLY small, that alone is worth the $300 I paid for it...

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by EverettWA
Thu May 08, 2003 1:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines JFK-SEA?
Replies: 17
Views: 3568

RE: United Airlines JFK-SEA?

I flew JFK-SEA about four years ago on a Delta 757, FYI. Do they still fly that route?

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by EverettWA
Thu May 08, 2003 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: My Apple Is On Its Way-Taiwan-SEA-AFW-Waco (time?)
Replies: 12
Views: 3706

RE: My Apple Is On Its Way-Taiwan-SEA-AFW-Waco (time?)

Ipods are also made in Taiwan, mine arrived yesterday and came with UPS.
My Powerbook is almost 2 years old now (G4 550), but I recall it also being shipped by UPS.

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by EverettWA
Thu May 08, 2003 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Back To Sydney Via Kuala Lumpur?
Replies: 31
Views: 7183

RE: Alitalia Back To Sydney Via Kuala Lumpur?

While you may be right about their service, I found your comments regarding <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym>'s safety rather senseless. All landings at Kai Tak were strange, and just because there seems to be a video or two of an awkward Alitalia landing there doesn't make them dangero...

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by EverettWA
Tue May 06, 2003 7:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Greek Airline With Turkish Reg.!
Replies: 13
Views: 2675

RE: Greek Airline With Turkish Reg.!

Haha, how cool is that!? Where did they get the plane from? Nice to see though, brings about a smile...

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by EverettWA
Fri May 02, 2003 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Serving All Six Continents
Replies: 37
Views: 13062

RE: Airlines Serving All Six Continents

AF do indeed serve Noumea, New Caledonia via NRT...

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by EverettWA
Thu May 01, 2003 12:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best Collegiate Nicknames
Replies: 41
Views: 4599

RE: Best Collegiate Nicknames

Connecticut College Camels... Stanford University Cardinal (and their mascot is a giant pine tree of some sort, which looks wierd, but it's more interesting than the generic bear that UCB has) This is not college, but there is (or used to be) a minor league baseball team in Manchester, <acronym titl...

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by EverettWA
Sat Apr 26, 2003 9:35 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: IAD Mobile Lounges
Replies: 10
Views: 3219

RE: IAD Mobile Lounges

What's a mobile lounge? Is it one of those scissorjack things they use at <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>? If so, I find them pretty inefficient, they take too long to rise and descend, plus they must cost a lot! I much rather stairs and then a ...

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by EverettWA
Thu Apr 24, 2003 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can An A310 Really Make It From Europe To New York
Replies: 49
Views: 7797

RE: Can An A310 Really Make It From Europe To New York

Before they got A340s, <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> used to fly 310s to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>, via <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU<...

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