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by Phosphorus
Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviastar TU204 freighter catches fire in Hangzhou
Replies: 55
Views: 10883

Re: Aviastar TU204 freighter catches fire in Hangzhou

8 crew on a TU 204 ? Would that be the pilots, a navigator and a flight engineer plus backup for each? :rotfl: Cargo load crew most likely flying with them. I wouldn't be surprised, with COVID quarantine restrictions, that there was a double cockpit crew too (or maybe a spare pilot, at least), to a...

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by Phosphorus
Tue Jan 18, 2022 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviastar TU204 freighter catches fire in Hangzhou
Replies: 55
Views: 10883

Re: Aviastar TU204 freighter catches fire in Hangzhou

Talk of the town continues to point to oxygen system as the place, where the fire began. Waiting for something more official to confirm or deny this.

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by Phosphorus
Sun Jan 09, 2022 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviastar TU204 freighter catches fire in Hangzhou
Replies: 55
Views: 10883

Re: Aviastar TU204 freighter catches fire in Hangzhou

Russian aviation forums speculate also (in addition to lithium batteries inside "general cargo") on a hypothesis of oxygen system being a potential source of initial fire. To add some fuel to conspiracy theories -- the frame was due for airworthiness expiration in a few months, apparently....

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by Phosphorus
Sat Jan 08, 2022 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air orders 4 B777-200LRF’s
Replies: 38
Views: 7713

Re: Atlas Air orders 4 B777-200LRF’s

I am an Atlas guy and I can tell you that the package is a slap in the face. Yes, they upped the new hire pay from the poverty inducing $1600 per month plus per diem, add in LTD, and eliminated the amalgamation clause, but 2% direct contribution is ridiculous. Atlas pilots will continue to leave in...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Jan 08, 2022 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 290
Views: 31767

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Just a reminder that images sourced from competing sites are not permitted due to copyright issues. If you cannot source an image from our database or a noncompeting site (with required citation), then unfortunately the image cannot be posted. ✈️ atcsundevil Is it ok to post a link to an image on a...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Jan 05, 2022 4:34 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: EU SATOC - Strategic Air Transport for Outsized Cargo
Replies: 88
Views: 6872

Re: EU SATOC - Strategic Air Transport for Outsized Cargo

Restart C-17 production The C-17B. I guess it wouldn't be the first time this has been done and it is not as silly as it sounds. The C-5A was delivered between 1969 and 1973. Then 13 years later in 1986 they started deliveries of the C-5B. It has only been 7 years since the last C-17 was produced. ...

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by Phosphorus
Tue Jan 04, 2022 9:49 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US flight attendants are not required to clean toilets onboard?
Replies: 63
Views: 8441

Re: US flight attendants are not required to clean toilets onboard?

Why do we never see this conversation started. If you use the airplane’s convenience. Please do not leave it looking like a tsunami just passed by. Maybe that would solve the issue Sure. Excellent idea. Except when some passengers do leave a dirty lav, of course. Should all other passengers be expe...

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by Phosphorus
Tue Jan 04, 2022 8:52 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: EU SATOC - Strategic Air Transport for Outsized Cargo
Replies: 88
Views: 6872

Re: SATOC - Strategic Air Transport for Outsized Cargo

I doubt if any of the civilian designs work as they are too finicky for austere airfields and have no self-protection systems. Also loading a 70t tank without a loading ramp is less than ideal. Any military design will not work for civilian freight as military airframes are to costly to procure and...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Jan 03, 2022 9:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas
Replies: 41
Views: 3074

Re: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas

You could also just have a larger fleet than you need and have some parked and cooling while another airplane takes the “return flight”, but that costs you because you need more airplane. You also need more crews. Switching between planes requires procedures to be followed, and these take time. A c...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Jan 01, 2022 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022
Replies: 23
Views: 5211

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

The last year of production.... All hail the queen!! 1969-2022! :( :cry: :cry: :cry: its the beginning of the end as even Korean air post-Asiana merger https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20210820003600320 :banghead: :white: :hissyfit: So, there we have it. At the end of the decade, nine 747-8I will be re...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Jan 01, 2022 10:53 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New defence pact AUUKUS
Replies: 379
Views: 30940

Re: New defence pact AUUKUS

Came across two good articles about the sub options. https://www.navylookout.com/royal-navy-nuclear-submarine-technology-to-be-shared-with-australia/ https://www.navylookout.com/nuclear-submarines-for-australia-what-are-the-options/ I still think the Virginia is the best option as it is still in cu...

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by Phosphorus
Fri Dec 31, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

HL7643, seems to be almost ready after VIP cabin outfitting at Lufthansa Technik at Hamburg. HL7643 was ferried ICN-HAM at March 01th 2021. Three test flights were performed at 24, 25 and 26 November from HAM, see : https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/hl7643 HL7643, HAM, Nov 26th 2021 https...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 29, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MC-21 Development and Testing Thread
Replies: 616
Views: 171896

Re: MC-21 Development and Testing Thread

Type certificate issued. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FHtTxgsWQAcEtfL?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FHtTxgsWQAcEtfL?format=jpg&name=medium Further certification of Russsian composite wing and PD-14 engines expected in 2022. Is this the first type certificate for a new pla...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 22, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas
Replies: 41
Views: 3074

Re: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas

I think the new turboprop that Embraer is working on could be promising for Hawaiian. IIRC it uses the basic E-Jet fuselage so it ought to be big enough to provide decent cabin and cargo space. Props typically perform well on short flights compared to turbofans. Downside is the general public’s per...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 22, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas
Replies: 41
Views: 3074

Re: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas

Stay away from the CRJ's A crap design from a passenger perspective. Go with A220 or Embraer is my opinion. Basically, it's not only pax experience. You need engines that can sustain interisland operation tempo Lacking that, you need low ownership cost, so that you can have a surplus of frames. Ins...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 22, 2021 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 1660
Views: 368639

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021

I really wonder how the 109 seat 220 works for Delta on cost and what they envision for that plane in the future. The 717s must be incredibly cheap to keep around and who knows, maybe Delta will keep them until the latter part of the decade.... Delta is on record, saying 717 will be retired in (or ...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 22, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas
Replies: 41
Views: 3074

Re: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas

Stay away from the CRJ's A crap design from a passenger perspective. Go with A220 or Embraer is my opinion. Basically, it's not only pax experience. You need engines that can sustain interisland operation tempo Lacking that, you need low ownership cost, so that you can have a surplus of frames. Ins...

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by Phosphorus
Tue Dec 21, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas
Replies: 41
Views: 3074

Re: Hawaiian 717 retirement ideas

How about the surfboards? Do they fit into CRJ-1000 hold? Every 717 replacement discussion always mentions that interisland flying in Hawaii has a fair amount of folks with their surfboards along. And that Hawaiian's major advantage vs their (long list of dead) competition was that every interisland...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Dec 18, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ukraine airports
Replies: 29
Views: 8418

Re: Ukraine airports

Kherson airport has been substantially closed to airlines for construction works. This was due to finish in Dec 2021, but airlines seem to be planning to return at a later date. Most seem to be targetting resumption of service at the end of March 2023. Ryanair is selling tickets from 01-Feb-2022 Ar...

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by Phosphorus
Fri Dec 17, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

http://paineairport.com/kpae19754c.htm
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Looks like Matt Cawby caught N632UP in this photo, in the background:
http://paineairport.com/kpae19754c.htm
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by Phosphorus
Thu Dec 16, 2021 11:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: MDD 1990s = Boeing 2020s?
Replies: 218
Views: 22353

Re: MDD 1990s = Boeing 2020s?

MohawkWeekend wrote:
What is a separate Boeing Commercial AIrcraft worth? GE just spilt up. why not Boeing?

What split scenario would you have in mind? Specifically regarding P-8 and KC-46? Would these programs go to the separated BCA, or stay with "original Boeing"?

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by Phosphorus
Thu Dec 16, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A380 Production/Delivery Thread
Replies: 89
Views: 24182

Re: Airbus A380 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

https://www.abcdlist.nl/a380f/a380f.html
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UA444 wrote:
Did the A380 skip line numbers? Keep seeing 251 built, but this is line number 272.

Yes. The numbering is here:
https://www.abcdlist.nl/a380f/a380f.html

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by Phosphorus
Thu Dec 16, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A380 Production/Delivery Thread
Replies: 89
Views: 24182

Re: Airbus A380 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

And off she took! https://twitter.com/SpaethFlies/status/1471506571242868742 Last A380 built takes off for a delivery flight... Thanks for that. So 14 years after the first delivery, the A380 production has now concluded! I guess we can look forward to a "Airbus A380 Fleet Tracking/Retirements...

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by Phosphorus
Thu Dec 16, 2021 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A380 Production/Delivery Thread
Replies: 89
Views: 24182

Re: Airbus A380 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

https://twitter.com/SpaethFlies/status/ ... 1242868742

Last A380 built takes off for a delivery flight...
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And off she took!
https://twitter.com/SpaethFlies/status/ ... 1242868742

Last A380 built takes off for a delivery flight...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 15, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

Rollout of L/n 1569 (future UPS N632UP), from the assembly building, planned for today, according to Matt Cawby: https://kpae.blogspot.com/2021/12/paine-field-december-14.html Penultimate UPS 747-8f, AFAIR. Previous frame was rolled out October 21/22. Slightly faster than one frame per two months, f...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Dec 13, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How much does an ejection seat cost and in civil aviation
Replies: 21
Views: 2120

Re: How much does an ejection seat cost and in civil aviation

I’d prefer the pilots to continue to just fly it up until the last moment. ... Even in a situation like this: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UPS_Airlines_Flight_6 ? When someone says "no parachutes for commercial pilots, ever" and then someone else mentions UPS Flight 6, things are escalat...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Dec 13, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why is Jet fuel not more popular on SE aicrafts?
Replies: 34
Views: 3537

Re: Why is Jet fuel not more popular on SE aicrafts?

Burning high-sulfur fuels is not only a compliance matter, nor just emissions matter either. High-sulfur fuels impede progress in lubricants and engine design, as you have to basically overbase your motor oil, and plan for oil degradation and frequent oil change. No chance for fancy stuff, as your o...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Dec 13, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why is Jet fuel not more popular on SE aicrafts?
Replies: 34
Views: 3537

Re: Why is Jet fuel not more popular on SE aicrafts?

Using the term mogas to describe unleaded aviation fuels is as poorly taken as calling flying light aircraft "recreational." Neither term is accurate or precise. Unleaded aviation fuel, particularly 100UL, is still AvGas. 100UL, which GAMI appears to have finally developed reliably, is ga...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Dec 13, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Why is Jet fuel not more popular on SE aicrafts?
Replies: 34
Views: 3537

Re: Why is Jet fuel not more popular on SE aicrafts?

What do you mean by that? Is MOGAS being the future for GA aviation? Just take any "General Aircraft Knowledge" book and read the disadvantages of using MOGAS for piston engines. Btw, have you seen the websites of Airbus and Diamond? Diamond has presented their electrical aircraft, the fu...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Dec 13, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How much does an ejection seat cost and in civil aviation
Replies: 21
Views: 2120

Re: How much does an ejection seat cost and in civil aviation

This topic comes up from time to time here. Industry insiders are pretty unanimous on "ain't gonna happen". Exactly why -- they are not necessarily in agreement. But "no way" is the common theme. Here are a couple of threads on the topic: https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic...

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by Phosphorus
Sun Dec 12, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Berlin's troubled Brandenburg Airport still in crisis one year after opening
Replies: 24
Views: 5679

Re: Berlin's troubled Brandenburg Airport still in crisis one year after opening

Is it unsuitable? Who claimed that? Well the baggage handling system is not exactly oversized but the lack of a true hub airline doing hub ops there seems to be the main problem to become a hub. I don't blame Lufthansa, they have more than enough with Frankfurt, Munich, Zürich, Vienna and Brussels ...

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by Phosphorus
Sun Dec 12, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Berlin's troubled Brandenburg Airport still in crisis one year after opening
Replies: 24
Views: 5679

Re: Berlin's troubled Brandenburg Airport still in crisis one year after opening

I think the criticism from the passenger perspective is over done. Checkin, security, signage, and bathrooms seemed fine to me earlier this week. Well, OP mentions drinking water contaminated with bacteria... Cleanliness of bathrooms really is a function of a specific shift doing their job (or not)...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Dec 11, 2021 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

... Most Boeing test flights are filed Seattle area to MWH, but they will almost always return to PAE at the end of the flight. Depending on test requirements, they may or may not land at MWH, and even if they do land, it is for a short while (like a quick taxi and then back to the runway) before t...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Dec 11, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: SpaceX - Tests, Launches, Developments - 2021
Replies: 482
Views: 68405

Re: SpaceX - Tests, Launches, Developments - 2021

James Webb will not and cannot ever be reached for repairs. Hubble for a variety of reasons cannot be repaired. People can and have, you might remember, gone to the moon. Musk intends to make it relatively easy. Interesting ideas. You do mean that a) placing a telescope on the Moon b) operating it ...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Dec 11, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: SpaceX - Tests, Launches, Developments - 2021
Replies: 482
Views: 68405

Re: SpaceX - Tests, Launches, Developments - 2021

Somewhat off topic, but I have wondered why space telescopes are not located on the moon. Given no atmosphere very light weight shading would protect them from the sun. As they wear out, they would become a great junkyard for the next generation of telescopes and even parts for the ultimate moon st...

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by Phosphorus
Thu Dec 09, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: High Court threatens to liquidate SpiceJet in 14 days
Replies: 39
Views: 9059

Re: High Court threatens to liquidate SpiceJet in 14 days

Not sure how would this work. If other angry creditors show up -- are they expected to file separate suits, or can they file parallel claims within this same court case? Logically, while it was a commercial claim of one company to another -- the answer must be "no". But the court ruling co...

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by Phosphorus
Thu Dec 09, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Pearl Harbor Day Story and a Boeing 314
Replies: 14
Views: 2448

Re: Great Pearl Harbor Day Story and a Boeing 314

According to my 2021 Pan Am Historical Foundation calendar, PAA had just started service to Leopoldville, then-Belgian Congo, the day before the Pearl Harbor attack, December 6, 1941. The article mentions the flight landed there, on the Congo River, on New Years Day 1942, and the 'small' Pan Am gro...

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by Phosphorus
Wed Dec 08, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

https://kpae.blogspot.com/2021/12/paine ... ber-7.html
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/5x9511

That makes it what? Sixth delivered new-build 747-8F in 2021.
Six more planes left to go -- two for UPS, four for Atlas...
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And delivered to SDF she (N631UP) is:
https://kpae.blogspot.com/2021/12/paine ... ber-7.html
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/5x9511

That makes it what? Sixth delivered new-build 747-8F in 2021.
Six more planes left to go -- two for UPS, four for Atlas...

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by Phosphorus
Mon Dec 06, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wizz Air and Air Baltic (and other airlines) plan to fly around Belarusian airspace
Replies: 96
Views: 16554

Re: Wizz Air and Air Baltic (and other airlines) plan to fly around Belarusian airspace

quite sure what happened was a one-off isolated incident, that will no doubt be dealt with by international law. I don't see the need for a widespread knee-jerk reaction by the whole aviation industry. You're assuming that the Belorussian authorities respect international law. This is something tha...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Dec 04, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

N631UP in the air right now, on a flight from PAE to PAE: https://www.flightradar24.com/BOE694/2a08f8e4 Pre-delivery check flight? Indeed, a Customer acceptance flight Interesting, it seems to have tried to get to Moses Lake today, but apparently returned to PAE: https://www.flightradar24.com/data/...

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by Phosphorus
Fri Dec 03, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 30 years without Pan Am
Replies: 116
Views: 13281

Re: 30 years without Pan Am

Reading about Pan Am, it always felt that their destiny is exceptionally unfair. Here they were, spending inordinate amounts on CAPEX to actually establish intercontinental navigation principles, and practices. Then teaching their own military (both USN aviation and USAAF) how to fly long distances ...

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by Phosphorus
Tue Nov 30, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 271
Views: 87401

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

https://www.flightradar24.com/BOE694/2a08f8e4

Pre-delivery check flight?
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N631UP in the air right now, on a flight from PAE to PAE:
https://www.flightradar24.com/BOE694/2a08f8e4

Pre-delivery check flight?

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by Phosphorus
Mon Nov 29, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ukraine airports
Replies: 29
Views: 8418

Re: Ukraine airports

Looks like everything is in Terminal A, as far as pax ops is concerned. "Old terminal" has no jetways; AFAIR it is basically laid out as a ground-level waiting room, with a chokepoint, before exit to bus platform to be driven to airplanes. Upper floor is historically used for a bunch of ad...

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by Phosphorus
Sun Nov 28, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New British aircraft carriers - News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 15946

Re: New British aircraft carriers - News and Discussion Thread

https://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/our-organi ... s-montrose
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johns624 wrote:
HMS Montrose.

Yeah, I see she's due for paying off. But right now, she's actually in the thick of it, deployed in the Middle East.
https://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/our-organi ... s-montrose

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by Phosphorus
Sun Nov 28, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: New British aircraft carriers - News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 15946

Re: New British aircraft carriers - News and Discussion Thread

I just read that 2 more Type 23 frigates have been paid off. This was sort of expected, but still a little alarming. While the class originally had 16 members, now it's down to 11. It will be at least several more years before their replacements will be commissioned. I'm afraid of the political thi...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Nov 20, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Brussels Airlines New Livery
Replies: 218
Views: 45220

Re: Brussels Airlines “New Chapter”

CrimsonNL wrote:
Well, the brand announcement on Facebook surely went well..

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Hat off to Gazeta.pl ! Well played, sirs, very well played.
:lol:

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by Phosphorus
Mon Nov 15, 2021 9:13 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: For flight loggers: What is your longest unbroken list of different airlines flown?
Replies: 29
Views: 2990

Re: For flight loggers: What is your longest unbroken list of different airlines flown?

If you allow train rides in between, probably mine, from 2000, would look like this: 1 KBP-SVO on VV (Aerosvit) 2 SVO-OMS on SU (Aeroflot) (a train ride inbetween) 3 BAX-KJA on 5M (Sibaviatrans) 4 KJA-DME on 7B (KrasAir) 5 SVO-KBP on UN (Transaero) There must have been something before an after, so...

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by Phosphorus
Sun Nov 14, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Pilots Union Rejects 150%/200% ExtraPay Offer for Working the Holiday Periods
Replies: 165
Views: 22425

Re: AA Pilots Union Rejects 150%/200% ExtraPay Offer for Working the Holiday Periods

Well, I can't argue if 14 hour flight requires additional 14 hours of work. I could see how a string of flights 14 hours long altogether, could require 14 or more hours of extra work. But this is actually small potatoes, compared to the bigger point you are making. You say that "next round&quo...

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by Phosphorus
Sat Nov 13, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Pilots Union Rejects 150%/200% ExtraPay Offer for Working the Holiday Periods
Replies: 165
Views: 22425

Re: AA Pilots Union Rejects 150%/200% ExtraPay Offer for Working the Holiday Periods

I am amazed that guys who only work 10-15 days a month, scream about "quality of life" which means max days off and sitting at home, choose to live in other parts of the Country or world and commute, are paid an exorbitant salary for 1,000 hours working max a year, get per diem money, fre...

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