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by qantasboy
Tue Jan 04, 2005 12:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CX SYD-HKG Y
Replies: 4
Views: 4230

CX SYD-HKG Y

Cathay Pacific Airways CX110 SYDHKG STD: 0850 ATD: 0855 <acronym title="Stauning (STA / EKVJ), Denmark">STA</acronym>: 1500 ATA: 1458 Aircraft: Airbus A330-300 Inflight Supervisor: Kenneth Lam I arrived at Sydney Airport at 0630 and went to Pier A check-in. I went straight to the First Class/iCheck ...

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 23, 2004 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cheap Short Getaways From Hong Kong
Replies: 13
Views: 3604

RE: Cheap Short Getaways From Hong Kong

I was thinking outside of Hong Kong/Macau area...

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 23, 2004 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cheap Short Getaways From Hong Kong
Replies: 13
Views: 3604

RE: Cheap Short Getaways From Hong Kong

Thanks CX!

Any destinations you reccomend?

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 23, 2004 5:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hong Kong WWW Travel Agents
Replies: 1
Views: 3370

Hong Kong WWW Travel Agents

Does anybody know some good <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym> WWW Travel Agents, besides ZUJI.. More than one would be great! Cheers and Me...

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 23, 2004 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cheap Short Getaways From Hong Kong
Replies: 13
Views: 3604

Cheap Short Getaways From Hong Kong

Hi A.netters, First of all, mods please do not delete this, I didn't know which forum to post in so I decided to post in Civ-Av. I am going to Hong Kong and want to fly somewhere for one day around the 3rd-7th January 2005. It has to be an early morning departure and a late evening back into <acrony...

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by qantasboy
Mon Dec 20, 2004 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA016 24 December
Replies: 7
Views: 3295

RE: BA016 24 December

Loads Are: [2] <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> 24/1620 25/0445 BA16 F4 <acronym title="Aegean Aviation (Greece)">A3</acronym> <acrony...

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by qantasboy
Sun Dec 19, 2004 8:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How To Register KVS Availibility Tool
Replies: 2
Views: 5401

RE: How To Register KVS Availibility Tool

No Ideas??? Does nobody know this??

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by qantasboy
Sun Dec 19, 2004 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How To Register KVS Availibility Tool
Replies: 2
Views: 5401

How To Register KVS Availibility Tool

Hi!

Iv'e just downloaded and installed KVS availibility tool, but when booting it up, it says Contact the Author for your registration key...

How do you get a rego key... and who is the author??


Many thanks,

Miles

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by qantasboy
Sun Dec 12, 2004 9:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Sydney Spotters: Help Pls
Replies: 0
Views: 3654

Sydney Spotters: Help Pls

G'day, Would it be possible for any body to catch the CX110 0850 Departure from Sydney to <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym> on the 26th Dec...

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by qantasboy
Fri Dec 03, 2004 7:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX 777-300 Drops Part On Hwy Near BKK
Replies: 24
Views: 10718

RE: CX 777-300 Drops Part On Hwy Near BKK

Gosh! Me and many members of my family (All being Bombay locals) have often flown that flight... Glad I wasn't on it.

Having said that, CX's maintenence is one of the best. Suggesting a maintenence problem is crazy.

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 02, 2004 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is There Any Way To Pay To Get Into CX's Lounges?
Replies: 6
Views: 4430

RE: Is There Any Way To Pay To Get Into CX's Lounges?

Im travelling SYDHKG on 27DEC and HKGSYD on 09JAN. I believe I can use the Plaza Premium lounges (PAYG) but id like a program that i can con the CX check in staff into believing entitles me to priority baggage handling etc..

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 02, 2004 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is There Any Way To Pay To Get Into CX's Lounges?
Replies: 6
Views: 4430

RE: Is There Any Way To Pay To Get Into CX's Lounges?

Besides that.

I think the fact that I was travelling in Economy was Implied.

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 02, 2004 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is There Any Way To Pay To Get Into CX's Lounges?
Replies: 6
Views: 4430

Is There Any Way To Pay To Get Into CX's Lounges?

I will be travelling with <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> in December, and nolonger have status in a OneWorld program. I was wondering if anybody knew if you could pay to access <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym>'s lounges, and to get Priori...

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by qantasboy
Thu Dec 02, 2004 11:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Regular CX A330 Flyers: Ptvs In Bulkhead Seats?
Replies: 2
Views: 3358

Regular CX A330 Flyers: Ptvs In Bulkhead Seats?

Hi, I am travelling on a <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> A330-300 in economy. On my itinerary its a 333. I have a bulkhead seat and was wondering whether it has a <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym> in the armrest or on the wall.. Any advice would be...

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by qantasboy
Fri Nov 19, 2004 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is A Bulkhead Seat?
Replies: 12
Views: 14251

What Is A Bulkhead Seat?

Hi, I'm travelling on <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> tomorrow morning and the Marco Polo Club people could not get me an exit row, but a "Middle Bulkhead Seat" Is this good??? Can you tell me if there is extra legroom or is it a standard seat and it better to take an ...

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by qantasboy
Sun Nov 14, 2004 5:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Get To Know Someone Because Of Their Parents?
Replies: 3
Views: 2128

RE: Get To Know Someone Because Of Their Parents?

Fell for an amazing girl who's father is a Cathay 747-400 pilot.. shame she does not want to know me any more..

Krista if your out there I do miss you!!!

(L) Miles

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by qantasboy
Sun Nov 14, 2004 8:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amex Platinum Access To Delta's Crown Room
Replies: 22
Views: 10997

RE: Amex Platinum Access To Delta's Crown Room

I am a Centurion card holder, and I frequently access the Cathay Pacific Pier Lounge even if travelling on BA. Generally, they allow Centurion card holders to access the lounge no matter what metal they are flying.

Cheers,

qfboy

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by qantasboy
Mon Nov 01, 2004 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: GMail Invites (4)
Replies: 36
Views: 1979

RE: GMail Invites (4)

Can I have one please??

[email protected]

Thanks!

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by qantasboy
Sun Oct 10, 2004 10:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Howard Wins Australian Election!
Replies: 38
Views: 3559

John Howard Wins Australian Election!

John Howard and the coalition have won the Australian Elections for a fourth term.

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by qantasboy
Sun Sep 26, 2004 5:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your First International Flight
Replies: 95
Views: 8421

RE: Your First International Flight

My First International Flight was: United Airlines UA816 from <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> on the 27th September, 1997...

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by qantasboy
Sat Sep 18, 2004 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific Big Winter Changes
Replies: 11
Views: 4070

RE: Cathay Pacific Big Winter Changes

I'm booked on <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym>'s new Sydney flights already! Should be good. Qfboy Bring on the <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - ...

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by qantasboy
Wed Sep 15, 2004 7:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: One World Lagging Behind
Replies: 28
Views: 2696

RE: One World Lagging Behind

Well, OneWorld will be losing <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> soon, and I wouldn't be surprised if in the next few years <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> decides to leave, and just stick it out on it's own. They really don't get on with <acronym title="...

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by qantasboy
Tue Sep 14, 2004 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas: Star Alliance
Replies: 31
Views: 5995

RE: Qantas: Star Alliance

Something I talked about just about 4 months ago... <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> gets rid of <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> and they go to Star with <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym>. This <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug ...

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by qantasboy
Mon Sep 06, 2004 3:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where Are You Flying To Next?
Replies: 96
Views: 8248

RE: Where Are You Flying To Next?

Hey, I'll be flying <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed...

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by qantasboy
Tue Aug 31, 2004 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upgrades On SIA
Replies: 28
Views: 3912

RE: Upgrades On SIA

Hi -

I'm a Solitaire PPS club member, and I've been upgraded twice. Yes, twice.

SQ DON'T Upgrade!

Toodles

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by qantasboy
Mon Aug 30, 2004 8:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Best In-flight Entertainment Systems
Replies: 23
Views: 6398

RE: The Best In-flight Entertainment Systems

Hmmm... <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym>'s Krisworld is a great IFE system, when working  <img src="/discussions/graphics/wink.gif" ALT="Big grin"> <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>'s Emirates ICE System is also ok  <img src="/discussions/graphic...

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by qantasboy
Wed Aug 18, 2004 6:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Airlines Have Your Flown In Your Life?
Replies: 191
Views: 13621

RE: What Airlines Have Your Flown In Your Life?

Hmm this is quite hard! <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> / Singapore Airlines <acronym title="Malaysia Airlines">MH</acronym> / Malaysia Airlines <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> / Qantas Airways <acronym title="Ansett Australia">AN</acronym> / Ansett Australia Airlin...

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by qantasboy
Sun Aug 15, 2004 9:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Lines From Airline Staff
Replies: 79
Views: 12327

RE: Best Lines From Airline Staff

On a Virgin Blue flight from Sydney to Melbourne (Early 8am) Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome aboard DJxxx from Sydney to Melbourne. Today, we have two captains, as if one was not enough! For all of you that are eating your Bacon and Egg McMuffins and sipping coffee, please beware that if you spill you...

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by qantasboy
Sun Aug 08, 2004 5:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest Waiting-time On Check-in
Replies: 20
Views: 5585

RE: Longest Waiting-time On Check-in

Oh.. <acronym title="Virgin Blue Airways (Australia)">DJ</acronym> <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym>-<acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> 15JUL04 at Tullamarine...

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by qantasboy
Thu Aug 05, 2004 3:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF & SQ - Contemplating Marriage
Replies: 15
Views: 3674

RE: QF & SQ - Contemplating Marriage

Lufthansa -- welcome to my respected users list! Fantastic Post!

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by qantasboy
Wed Aug 04, 2004 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF & SQ - Contemplating Marriage
Replies: 15
Views: 3674

RE: QF & SQ - Contemplating Marriage

Read my posts for which I was slandered for mentioning that a highranking <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> exec mentioned that <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> was looking at moving from OneWorld to Star by the end of 2006. Oh, how the tables have turned! If this goes...

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by qantasboy
Sun May 23, 2004 7:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ Adds 4th Flight Syd-Sin Starting 1 JUN
Replies: 10
Views: 3315

SQ Adds 4th Flight Syd-Sin Starting 1 JUN

SQ has added a 4th flight on Mondays commencing 4th June, SQ252 operated by a 773.

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by qantasboy
Mon May 10, 2004 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines You Dont Fly And Why?
Replies: 79
Views: 8170

RE: Airlines You Dont Fly And Why?

**NO OFFENCE MEANT** One's I would not fly <acronym title="Royal Air Maroc (Morocco)">AT</acronym> <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy">ALL</acronym>: <acronym title="Aeroflot (Russian Federation)">SU</acronym> (Aeroflot) : Substandard Maintenance, R...

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by qantasboy
Tue May 04, 2004 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seeking Some SQ Rego Numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 1581

RE: Seeking Some SQ Rego Numbers

Namasskar 437B,

NO, i want them now, as i did not note them at time of travel :P

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by qantasboy
Tue May 04, 2004 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seeking Some SQ Rego Numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 1581

Seeking Some SQ Rego Numbers

Hey,

I flew SQ222 SYDSIN 28SEP03 and SQ334 SINCDG on 28SEP03 and i want to know where to get the registration numbers.. i also need SQ317 LHRSIN 05OCT03 and SQ219 SINSYD 06OCT03

Thanks in advance,

MM

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by qantasboy
Tue May 04, 2004 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Backpackers Express?
Replies: 5
Views: 1973

What Is Backpackers Express?

Hi,

Can someone tell me what Backpackers Express is? It's name is now popping up regularly in the forum

MM
Qfboy  Smile

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by qantasboy
Fri Apr 30, 2004 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: If Airline 'X' Only Joined Alliance 'Y'.
Replies: 9
Views: 2199

RE: If

For the Perfect Alliance: <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> >> STAR <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym>>> STAR <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>>> STAR Mostly <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> and <acronym title="Em...

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by qantasboy
Fri Apr 16, 2004 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Secret
Replies: 41
Views: 6074

RE: Emirates Secret

Emirates is not Government-Subsidised, rather, it is wholly owned by Sheik Mohammed-bin-Aktohm, and is subsidised by him. Emirates started with 2 A310's and 8 727's. Dont knock them. In 2 years, they have gone from small gulf carrier, to world standard carrier. Have flown them 8 times between <acron...

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by qantasboy
Thu Apr 08, 2004 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Welcome To Delhi Intl Airport!
Replies: 57
Views: 7321

RE: Welcome To Delhi Intl Airport!

Being 1/2 Indian (and a Mehta!),
i must say:
Namaskaar to the Indians!

But, DEL is a really bad bad airport, and BOM is worse! All indian airports are terrible.. chennai is not bad though

QF123/124 starting again SYDBOM/BOMSYD Counting down...

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by qantasboy
Sun Apr 04, 2004 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Animals In Airline Logos
Replies: 25
Views: 5029

RE: Animals In Airline Logos

Singapore Airlines: Some sort of Crane i believe: <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/545709/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/545709/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/9/0/7/545709.jpg" ALT="Clic...

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by qantasboy
Wed Mar 31, 2004 8:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eitihad A340 Photo
Replies: 42
Views: 5700

RE: Eitihad A340 Photo

Some of my favourite livery's ever are arab ones. They are fantastic. Gulf Air pioneered the curve. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/538521/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/538521/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><...

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by qantasboy
Sat Feb 28, 2004 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Girl-overhyped?
Replies: 59
Views: 10864

RE: Singapore Girl-overhyped?

Bullsh!t! I have flown almost all the airlines in that survey, and heres my 0.02. 1. Singapore Airlines 2. Emirates Airlines 3. Thai International 4. Cathay Pacific 5. jetBlue 6. China Airlines (CI) 7. Malaysia Airlines 8. Virgin Atlantic 9. Gulf Air 10. Qantas Airways eql 10. United Airlines Althou...

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by qantasboy
Tue Jan 27, 2004 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Named Airline Of The Year By Air Transport
Replies: 56
Views: 7829

RE: Qantas Named Airline Of The Year By Air Transp

Qantas thouroly deserves it! Congrats.

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by qantasboy
Fri Jan 23, 2004 8:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Your Favorite Commercial Airplane?
Replies: 100
Views: 12353

RE: What's Your Favorite Commercial Airplane?

My Favourites: The Boeing 747-400 <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/492974/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/492974/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/sm...

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by qantasboy
Thu Jan 15, 2004 9:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is The Biggest Airline Terminal Youve Seen?
Replies: 24
Views: 5492

RE: What Is The Biggest Airline Terminal Youve Seen?

hey:

Paris CDG2 is huge! Hall F too.

Changi is a reasonable size! (SIN)

KIX is HUGE!

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by qantasboy
Thu Jan 15, 2004 7:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Your Fastest Flight? In Terms Of Speed...
Replies: 51
Views: 7200

RE: What's Your Fastest Flight? In Terms Of Speed...

My fastest flight: Mach 2.0 BA001 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>. Equipment: Aerospatiale/ BaE Concorde (G-BOAD) On an ordinary flight: Groun...

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by qantasboy
Fri Jan 09, 2004 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Airlines Flight #1
Replies: 45
Views: 4969

RE: The Airlines Flight #1

Hey... QF001 <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (BKK / VTBD), Thailand">BKK</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym...

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by qantasboy
Mon Jan 05, 2004 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand - What Do You Think?
Replies: 61
Views: 7537

RE: Air New Zealand - What Do You Think?

Hey Tupozore, welcome to the forum! I flew Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> in 1997 as <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 4369 <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / N...

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by qantasboy
Mon Jan 05, 2004 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Historical Events While You Were Airborne?
Replies: 31
Views: 3515

RE: Historical Events While You Were Airborne?

I was on a <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> flight <acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhein-Main AFB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>, on 9/11. The pilot came ov...

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by qantasboy
Fri Jan 02, 2004 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Al-Qaeda Flying Commerical Flights?
Replies: 79
Views: 11019

RE: Al-Qaeda Flying Commerical Flights?

PiedmontGirl: You are already on my Respected Users list but if you weren't i wouldv'e added you now. Well Said!

Mog: Welcome to my respected users list. Ps. (im half indian, i got a flat in BOM)

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