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by kliff0rd
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 56033

Re: 747 Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

N458BJ for Saudi Gov not taken up N828BA for Lufthansa never taken A4O-HMS (not sure if owned by Boeing still) Royal Oman Flight A7-HHF not sure if Boeing owned (Qatar Amiri Flight) N894BA USAF AF1 N895BA USAF AF1 Do the AF1 aircraft have the same range as the other aircraft? I'm not sure. Most lik...

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by kliff0rd
Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is Ryanair taking delivery of the 737-Max so late?
Replies: 16
Views: 4043

Re: Why is Ryanair taking delivery of the 737-Max so late?

ikolkyo wrote:
Because that's the timeline Boeing and Ryanair agreed to.


I think it's obvious that the question being asked is why did Ryanair choose those terms, not a question of the mechanics of ordering aircraft.

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by kliff0rd
Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: California Pacific Airlines has a start date! November 1st
Replies: 403
Views: 78451

Re: California Pacific Airlines trying again to fly

This is great news!!! I had a funny feeling Vargas wasn't giving up on his dream. I also hope the nay sayers are proven wrong!!! I hope he's planning it right. carlsbad is a good distance from anywhere. I have NO idea if there's even a place to DO maintenance there. And?? To get parts or service th...

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by kliff0rd
Tue Jan 16, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger barred from boarding two flights in two days after wearing all his clothes to avoid excess baggage fee..
Replies: 56
Views: 10053

Re: Passenger barred from boarding two flights in two days after wearing all his clothes to avoid excess baggage fee..

Could the case be made that wearing so many clothes could potentially put the passengers at risk (overheating, DVT, trouble breathing, etc)? Maybe the chances are all slim, but a medical issue on board because someone wanted to wear all their clothes doesn't help that person, nor the other passenger...

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by kliff0rd
Mon Jul 24, 2017 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread 2016-2017
Replies: 672
Views: 92449

Re: What's happening lately at SAN?

San Diegan former lurker here. I think what's most likely is someone's insurance will pay for this, either SDIA or the handling company. Either way, I'm sure there will be new policies in place going forward for inspection of ground equipment.

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by kliff0rd
Thu Jul 20, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Any Airports with 3+ degrees approach
Replies: 23
Views: 5092

Re: Any Airports with 3+ degrees approach

KSAN RNAV 27 is 3.5 degrees and ILS 09 is 3.1 degrees.

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