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by Skymonster
Sun Jul 30, 2006 3:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: The LAX Radisson
Replies: 37
Views: 3760

RE: The LAX Radisson

Sad, very sad, but I can't help feeling its an almost inevitable closure. Why should the hotel tollerate people using that deck who weren't staying in the hotel, weren't even spend any money in the hotel - room service would always deliver up there, even when the bar wasn't open (wasn't buying a bur...

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by Skymonster
Thu Jul 27, 2006 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair's B757s Get Winglets
Replies: 47
Views: 5722

RE: Finnair's B757s Get Winglets

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by Skymonster
Wed Jul 26, 2006 8:00 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Secret Government Database For Simply Taking A Pic
Replies: 20
Views: 4216

RE: Secret Government Database For Simply Taking A Pic

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by Skymonster
Tue Jul 25, 2006 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upper Deck Windows On The First 747
Replies: 11
Views: 10061

RE: Upper Deck Windows On The First 747

They painted the extra windows on the side to make it appear like it had extra upper deck windows. Check the top photo. The real windows are covered over (like the lower deck windows) whereas the black paint is left as it is. From some angles, if you look closely at #1 in <acronym title="Seattle - B...

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by Skymonster
Sat Jul 22, 2006 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harsh Article On Maxjet And Their CEO
Replies: 83
Views: 10471

RE: Harsh Article On Maxjet And Their CEO

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by Skymonster
Fri Jul 21, 2006 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harsh Article On Maxjet And Their CEO
Replies: 83
Views: 10471

RE: Harsh Article On Maxjet And Their CEO

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by Skymonster
Fri Jul 14, 2006 6:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair 'Fair Deal On Baggage'
Replies: 25
Views: 3915

RE: Ryanair 'Fair Deal On Baggage'

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by Skymonster
Wed Jul 12, 2006 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FR And Their Charges.
Replies: 19
Views: 3003

RE: FR And Their Charges.

Whilst misrepresentation of taxes in general is of concern, the crux of the argument isn't to do with what airlines pay to airports - which should not be surcharges and taxes anyway, they always used to be and still should be a part of the ticket price. The key argument relates to the fact that Ryan...

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by Skymonster
Fri Jun 30, 2006 10:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Airport
Replies: 22
Views: 3313

RE: LAX Airport

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by Skymonster
Fri Jun 30, 2006 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cosford Comet G-APAS - What Is Happening To Her?
Replies: 3
Views: 5742

RE: Cosford Comet G-APAS - What Is Happening To Her?

The Comet belongs to the RAF Museum, not to the BA Collection, and thus is safe and is staying at Cosford - there has even been some talk about it going indoors once the move-around for the new cold-war building is done.

Andy

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by Skymonster
Fri Jun 30, 2006 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Future Of BA Connect
Replies: 49
Views: 7178

RE: The Future Of BA Connect

Booked short notice, off peak flights, <acronym title="Birmingham - International (Elmdon) (BHX / EGBB), United Kingdom">BHX</acronym>-<acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="Birmingham - International (Elmdon) (BHX / EGBB), United Kingd...

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by Skymonster
Thu Jun 22, 2006 8:47 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Which Hotel At LAX To Stay At With Views Of Planes
Replies: 30
Views: 7222

RE: Which Hotel At LAX To Stay At With Views Of Planes

Its easy enough! You can eat hotel supplied food anytime you want in the Top of the Radisson, even when there's no one serving there - just call room service and they'll deliver to the top floor all day. Must say, I had a pretty good salad and several beers the day I was sat up there, all delivered ...

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by Skymonster
Tue Jun 13, 2006 9:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: BJC Open House, Priority?
Replies: 89
Views: 3162

RE: BJC Open House, Priority?

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by Skymonster
Tue Jun 13, 2006 5:49 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: BJC Open House, Priority?
Replies: 89
Views: 3162

RE: BJC Open House, Priority?

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by Skymonster
Tue Jun 13, 2006 5:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: BJC Open House, Priority?
Replies: 89
Views: 3162

RE: BJC Open House, Priority?

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by Skymonster
Wed Jun 07, 2006 2:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airline For East Midlands
Replies: 133
Views: 9775

RE: New Airline For East Midlands

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by Skymonster
Tue Jun 06, 2006 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airline For East Midlands
Replies: 133
Views: 9775

RE: New Airline For East Midlands

I think that's a pretty realistic analysis of the future prospects of the airport Cornish. However, I don't see those prospects as making the airport disappointing or boring, certainly not from a passenger point of view. But yes, enthusiasts/spotters who set their expectations differently are probab...

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by Skymonster
Tue Jun 06, 2006 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airline For East Midlands
Replies: 133
Views: 9775

RE: New Airline For East Midlands

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by Skymonster
Fri Jun 02, 2006 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airline For East Midlands
Replies: 133
Views: 9775

RE: New Airline For East Midlands

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by Skymonster
Fri Jun 02, 2006 3:42 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Airliners.net Photographer ID Card
Replies: 239
Views: 12563

RE: Airliners.net Photographer ID Card

Excellent idea. I have found that one of the best defences against the "photography is a crime now" accusation is to show the sort of photos I take and actually ask the law enforcer to explain why such photos are a terrorist threat. I often carry around a binder full of photos for this very purpose....

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by Skymonster
Wed May 24, 2006 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Astreus A/c In The Circuit At EMA Last Night?
Replies: 2
Views: 5124

RE: Astreus A/c In The Circuit At EMA Last Night?

Actually, airliner training is quite common at <acronym title="Nottingham - East Midlands (Castle Donington) (EMA / EGNX), United Kingdom">EMA</acronym>... Currently, the Tinkers are the most regular, with Monarch and Virgin doing their bit from time to time. Last night it was Astraeus with 757 G-OO...

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by Skymonster
Wed May 24, 2006 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Naming UK Airports After Famous People Banned
Replies: 46
Views: 7417

RE: Naming UK Airports After Famous People Banned

The NOTAL quite clearly states that this is related to aeronautical purposes, and NOT to commercial purposes. The implication is that you can call your airport what you like as far as the punters are concerned, as long as the name used on aeronautical publications (e.g. charts, approach plates, etc)...

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by Skymonster
Wed May 17, 2006 6:07 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Slide Scanner Recommendation Required
Replies: 7
Views: 4169

RE: Slide Scanner Recommendation Required

Though in some ways it pains me to recommend such a brand, Nikon Coolscan V <acronym title="Edelweiss Air (Switzerland)">ED</acronym>... Should find it for around or just above £400 UK. You need not have asked here Bill, I'd have told you  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" alt="...

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by Skymonster
Sun May 14, 2006 6:21 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: More Bad News For LHR
Replies: 56
Views: 5857

RE: More Bad News For LHR

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by Skymonster
Wed May 10, 2006 6:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining World Tails: BA
Replies: 30
Views: 4053

RE: Remaining World Tails: BA

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by Skymonster
Tue May 09, 2006 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Close Up Pics Of The Mallorca CV990
Replies: 47
Views: 9973

RE: Close Up Pics Of The Mallorca CV990

Surviving complete-ish Convair 990s should be: * One at Palma in newest Spantax colors (see above) * One at Lucerne in Switzerland in Swissair colors * One at the gate of Mojave airport in Nasa colors but with Mojave Airport titles (still there March 2006) * One inside Mojave airport in former APSA ...

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by Skymonster
Sat May 06, 2006 9:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?
Replies: 132
Views: 8594

RE: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?

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by Skymonster
Fri May 05, 2006 7:51 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?
Replies: 132
Views: 8594

RE: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?

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by Skymonster
Fri May 05, 2006 7:46 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?
Replies: 132
Views: 8594

RE: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?

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by Skymonster
Fri May 05, 2006 6:47 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?
Replies: 132
Views: 8594

RE: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?

The fact that the image has not yet been removed is a disgrace. Effectively, it implies that the rule that "no cloning is allowed" (as clearly directed on any number of occasions) can be ignorred when... What constitutes an event that is important enough to be on this database that cloning is condon...

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by Skymonster
Thu May 04, 2006 8:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?
Replies: 132
Views: 8594

RE: Top Photo - Obvious Manipulation - But Accepted?

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by Skymonster
Mon May 01, 2006 5:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Anyone At MAN Tomorrow?
Replies: 39
Views: 5439

RE: Anyone At MAN Tomorrow?

Bugger! So many people there, so many I missed meeting...  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/frown.gif" alt="Sad"> Here's my smokeyest image: <a href="http://www.andymartin.btinternet.co.uk/MAN4.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://www.andymartin.btinternet.co.uk/MAN4.jpg" width=650 height...

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by Skymonster
Mon May 01, 2006 4:23 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Mick Hits The BIG 4G
Replies: 33
Views: 4220

RE: Mick Hits The BIG 4G

Fantastic stuff Mick - an excellent achievement. I know we've STILL not met - despite the fact I suspect we were both at Manchester yesterday, Saturday - but I hope we will put that right in a couple of weeks time. Andy <acronym title="Ukraine International Airlines">PS</acronym>: Mick should be doi...

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by Skymonster
Fri Apr 28, 2006 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eirjet Update
Replies: 7
Views: 1896

Eirjet Update

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by Skymonster
Thu Apr 27, 2006 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Getting A Refund With Ryanair
Replies: 21
Views: 5709

RE: Getting A Refund With Ryanair

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by Skymonster
Sat Apr 22, 2006 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BD Going Daily On LHR-BOM
Replies: 6
Views: 3516

RE: BD Going Daily On LHR-BOM

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by Skymonster
Thu Apr 20, 2006 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LCC Across The Atlantic
Replies: 34
Views: 6097

RE: LCC Across The Atlantic

A full blown low-cost trans-Atlantic airline isn't going to happen any time soon for a number of reasons: 1. Low-cost demands high utilisation of both airplanes and crews. Its very difficult, if not impossible, to achieve high aircraft utilisation on the seven/six hour sectors involved to the US eas...

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by Skymonster
Tue Apr 18, 2006 9:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Proposed Sale Of European 747s
Replies: 1
Views: 3060

RE: The Proposed Sale Of European 747s

G-BDXE and G-BDXF both still parked at Kemble, UK awaiting sale - or whatever...

Andy

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by Skymonster
Tue Apr 18, 2006 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BMI Online Check-in Improvement?
Replies: 15
Views: 4013

RE: BMI Online Check-in Improvement?

I can pay £0.01 for a ticket on Ryanair and still select where I sit as long as I check in early enough. If I check in early on a bmi tiny ticket (not that I'd ever fly bmi on any ticket these days, despite having been gold with them for many years) I'd get a useless middle seat right at the back. I...

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by Skymonster
Wed Apr 12, 2006 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1 Engine Prop Flew Past, No Higher Than 50 Feet!
Replies: 18
Views: 3762

RE: 1 Engine Prop Flew Past, No Higher Than 50 Feet!

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by Skymonster
Tue Apr 11, 2006 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1 Engine Prop Flew Past, No Higher Than 50 Feet!
Replies: 18
Views: 3762

RE: 1 Engine Prop Flew Past, No Higher Than 50 Feet!

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by Skymonster
Mon Apr 03, 2006 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Are The Indy Air CRJ's
Replies: 18
Views: 5339

RE: Where Are The Indy Air CRJ's

A number at Tucson, AZ. Some at Zephyrhills, FL believe it or not. Not sure about others - I'm sure these two locations don't account for them all.

A

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by Skymonster
Mon Apr 03, 2006 7:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CZ Xinjiang To Get Wide Bodies + New Routes
Replies: 5
Views: 4036

RE: CZ Xinjiang To Get Wide Bodies + New Routes

It would be better news if we were to hear that Xinjiang were getting the IL-86 back!  Wink

Andy

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by Skymonster
Wed Mar 29, 2006 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is It Really Called "Blair Force One"
Replies: 39
Views: 6027

RE: Is It Really Called "Blair Force One"

It will be interested to read what name the press come up with when (if) Brown becomes PM!  Wink

Andy

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by Skymonster
Sat Mar 25, 2006 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Styrian Spirit, Close To Bankruptcy?!?
Replies: 18
Views: 4311

RE: Styrian Spirit, Close To Bankruptcy?!?

Updated now: <I>Unfortunately we can not secure your transport if you are holder of a Styrian Spirit document. Please observe the special offers of other airlines for stranded Styrian Spirit passengers. Passengers holding documents of Air France, Austrian Airlines and Swiss are kindly requested to c...

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by Skymonster
Thu Mar 23, 2006 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whose TriStar And 727 At SEA On Mar. 22?
Replies: 2
Views: 3993

RE: Whose TriStar And 727 At SEA On Mar. 22?

ATA have two L10-500s just put through major checks that wear their new colors but without titles: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/1012956/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/1012956/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br>...

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by Skymonster
Thu Mar 23, 2006 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SBA Runway Length..can It Handle A 737 Or Larger?
Replies: 10
Views: 6105

RE: SBA Runway Length..can It Handle A 737 Or Larger?

UA used to operate 737-300s into <acronym title="Santa Barbara - Municipal (SBA / KSBA), USA - California">SBA</acronym> - I have a photo of a <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> Shuttle 737 taken at <acronym title="Santa Barbara - Municipal (SBA / KSBA), USA - California">SBA</acron...

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by Skymonster
Wed Mar 22, 2006 10:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Near Miss With Russian 757 - Mumbai
Replies: 22
Views: 8030

RE: Emirates Near Miss With Russian 757 - Mumbai

Reminds me of that old joke (bastardised for this circumstance)...

Controller "Emirates 502 turn right 10 degrees for noise abatement"
Emirates "How much noise does an A330 make at 33,000'?"
Controller "Have you ever heard the noise that's made when an A330 hits a 757?"

Andy

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by Skymonster
Wed Mar 22, 2006 6:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Up With N88ZL?
Replies: 6
Views: 4207

What's Up With N88ZL?

N88ZL was at <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> on March 9th, departed at approx 2:30PM, apparently to <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym>. By Tuesday 14th she was at Mojave, outside the h...

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by Skymonster
Tue Mar 14, 2006 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asiana World Cup Logojet?
Replies: 3
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Asiana World Cup Logojet?

I snapped this Asiana 744 at <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> yesterday - its not on the database yet and sorry I can't upload them here at the moment as I don't have photo processing facilities whilst I'm travelling: <a href="http://www.airte...

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