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by jdj
Sat Dec 29, 2012 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cargo Hold Fire On Allegiant SBN To PGD
Replies: 13
Views: 7250

RE: Cargo Hold Fire On Allegiant SBN To PGD

Just an update, Allegiant came back and said there was not a fire in the cargo hold.

Update from NBC-2 http://www.nbc-2.com/story/20441463/...unta-gorda-makes-emergency-landing

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by jdj
Fri Dec 28, 2012 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cargo Hold Fire On Allegiant SBN To PGD
Replies: 13
Views: 7250

Cargo Hold Fire On Allegiant SBN To PGD

Allegiant has confirmed that there was a fire in the cargo hold of a flight headed from <acronym title="South Bend - (Michiana) Regional (St. Joseph County) (SBN / KSBN), USA - Indiana">SBN</acronym> to <acronym title="Punta Gorda - Charlotte County (PGD), USA - Florida">PGD</acronym>. The flight ma...

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by jdj
Mon Oct 29, 2012 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport In Burn Notice?
Replies: 6
Views: 4874

RE: Airport In Burn Notice?

Great show! Season 6 returns on November 8th. They tend to use many of the same locations, so as divemaster08 mentioned, Opa Locka is used often when they need to be around planes/hangars which tells you why it is all <acronym title="Garuda Indonesia">GA</acronym> aircraft, while splicing in stock f...

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by jdj
Wed Apr 25, 2007 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lets Bet On When Skybus Tanks
Replies: 283
Views: 18776

RE: Lets Bet On When Skybus Tanks

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by jdj
Fri Mar 23, 2007 4:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Summer Schedule
Replies: 113
Views: 10459

RE: DL Summer Schedule

What is Delta's refund policy for flight changes? Delta dropped their morning <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>-<acronym title="Rochester - Greater Rochester International (Monroe County) (ROC / KROC), USA...

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by jdj
Fri Dec 08, 2006 6:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta New 9" PTVs In Economy
Replies: 45
Views: 11649

RE: Delta New 9" PTVs In Economy

wow, this has ended up being an unproductive day for me with DL news coming from every direction- 772LR, 737 and now this.

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by jdj
Fri Dec 01, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Adds LGA-MDW, Drops LGA-ORD. Increases JFK-ORD
Replies: 56
Views: 9480

RE: DL Adds LGA-MDW, Drops LGA-ORD. Increases JFK-ORD

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by jdj
Thu Nov 30, 2006 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Adds LGA-MDW, Drops LGA-ORD. Increases JFK-ORD
Replies: 56
Views: 9480

RE: DL Adds LGA-MDW, Drops LGA-ORD. Increases JFK-ORD

Looking at the schedule, it looks as though they are using three E-170s going back and forth between <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym> and <acronym title="Chicago - Midway International (MDW / KMDW), USA - Illinois">MDW</acronym>. If would be pretty ea...

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by jdj
Fri Nov 17, 2006 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did Eastern Really Have Unlimited Fares?
Replies: 19
Views: 4362

RE: Did Eastern Really Have Unlimited Fares?

independence air had a similar program one summer for students. You bought an unlimited pass and you could fly standby on certain days like Tue, Wed, and Sundays. I'm not sure of the details though

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by jdj
Sun Oct 22, 2006 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Getting A Job With The Airlines.
Replies: 34
Views: 5818

RE: Getting A Job With The Airlines.

I see two <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym>- CSA positions listed for <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>. While I wouldn't advise you against stopping by and asking to see a manager, be prepared for them to be "unavailable." Ma...

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by jdj
Fri Oct 06, 2006 6:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL, JFK DXB And Others
Replies: 49
Views: 9485

RE: DL, JFK DXB And Others

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by jdj
Sat Aug 19, 2006 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Approved For UK Route & Bucharest?
Replies: 38
Views: 8548

RE: Delta Approved For UK Route & Bucharest?

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by jdj
Tue Aug 15, 2006 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gate Agent Jobs
Replies: 11
Views: 5288

Gate Agent Jobs

While in college I worked for <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> as a Ready Reserve. <acronym title="Royal Air Force (United Kingdom)">RR</acronym>'s don't bid lines or vacation days and are called in when needed, all the leads had my class schedule and whenever they needed me they ...

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by jdj
Sat Aug 12, 2006 6:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country To Service St. Petersburg/Clearwater
Replies: 18
Views: 4910

RE: Sun Country To Service St. Petersburg/Clearwater

so i'm guessing that the service to PIE will replace the seasonal TPA-MSP

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by jdj
Tue Aug 01, 2006 9:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Katie Couric Demanded Delay In Takeoff
Replies: 146
Views: 22556

RE: Katie Couric Demanded Delay In Takeoff

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by jdj
Tue Aug 01, 2006 9:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Katie Couric Demanded Delay In Takeoff
Replies: 146
Views: 22556

RE: Katie Couric Demanded Delay In Takeoff

Quoting <a href="/discussions/profile.main?username=RichPhitzwell" class=quote target=_blank>RichPhitzwell</a> (<a href="#25" class=quote>Reply 25</a>):<I>I missed my plane once. I arrived 28 mins (As opposed to 30) before the plane was to depart and since I had luggage I was SOL. I tried to tell th...

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by jdj
Tue Jul 25, 2006 8:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Press Release - Adds Point To Point Service
Replies: 19
Views: 5551

RE: Delta Press Release - Adds Point To Point Service

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by jdj
Tue Jul 25, 2006 5:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Evacuates Americans From Lebanon
Replies: 27
Views: 6500

RE: Delta Evacuates Americans From Lebanon

was the fuel bill picked up by the government + $1 ? Does anyone know if OMNI and ATA charged the gov't for this service?

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by jdj
Fri Jul 21, 2006 5:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 639 Yesterday 7/19
Replies: 10
Views: 2612

RE: DL 639 Yesterday 7/19

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by jdj
Thu Jul 20, 2006 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGA And ISP Restrictions
Replies: 14
Views: 2895

RE: LGA And ISP Restrictions

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by jdj
Thu Jul 20, 2006 12:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGA And ISP Restrictions
Replies: 14
Views: 2895

RE: LGA And ISP Restrictions

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by jdj
Wed Jul 19, 2006 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW Outsourced Stations, Dates And Cities
Replies: 77
Views: 10690

RE: NW Outsourced Stations, Dates And Cities

Does anyone know how much an airline spends on background checks and badging? I have to imagine between that, the time spent by management interviewing and multi-day training that it would benefit them to pay at least a few dollars more to try and attract quality individuals. When I worked for <acro...

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by jdj
Sun Jul 16, 2006 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta To Acquire Ex-TW 757s For Int'l Routes
Replies: 249
Views: 24195

RE: Delta To Acquire Ex-TW 757s For Int'l Routes

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by jdj
Sat Jul 15, 2006 6:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL To TLV During This Current Conflict
Replies: 51
Views: 7994

RE: DL To TLV During This Current Conflict

sorry, I didn't mean to leave <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> out. I wonder what sort of procedures are put into place to get the remaining passengers out when suspending service? adding additional flights or S.O.L. I guess there are a lot of factors that determine how they ...

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by jdj
Sat Jul 15, 2006 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL To TLV During This Current Conflict
Replies: 51
Views: 7994

DL To TLV During This Current Conflict

I was wondering if anyone knew what kind of precautions Delta is taking with their crews and aircraft that are flying into <acronym title="Tel Aviv (-Jaffa) - Ben Gurion (Lod) (TLV / LLBG), Israel">TLV</acronym>. There is a travel warning issued by the State Dept, "American employees of the U.S. Emb...

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by jdj
Thu Jul 13, 2006 11:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Online Check In Question
Replies: 3
Views: 4440

DL Online Check In Question

If they have Delta Direct phones at the airport you are flying out of they can add the FF to your reservation and check you in. That way you won't have to stand in the ticketing line.

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by jdj
Mon Jul 03, 2006 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 40 Seat CRJ Layout
Replies: 0
Views: 2076

40 Seat CRJ Layout

Question regarding the 40 and 42 seat CRJ 100 and 200. I know that these are just the regular 50 seat versions with seats removed, that they were purchased by <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> due to pilot contract constraints, and that Bombardier just reduced the price in order to...

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by jdj
Thu Jun 01, 2006 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UMNRs (Unaccompanied Minors)
Replies: 23
Views: 3050

RE: UMNRs (Unaccompanied Minors)

You gotta love <acronym title="Air Zimbabwe">UM</acronym> season, it begins around 4pm the day school lets out. Those kids get shipped out so fast they don't even know what hit them. Two great stories from my archive. Last summer while working ticketing a father and son got into an argument over his...

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