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by okapi
Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Zagreb (ZAG) - Lošinj (LSZ) - Zagreb (ZAG) with Silver Air Let L-410 Turbolet
Replies: 11
Views: 3674

Re: Zagreb (ZAG) - Lošinj (LSZ) - Zagreb (ZAG) with Silver Air Let L-410 Turbolet

Thank you for this excellent report. Quite surprised by the "sheer size" of that International airport. Well, actually, it seems to be one of the most relaxing places to wait for your next flight. I've enjoyed every single word of your text and of course every single picture you have publi...

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by okapi
Tue May 10, 2016 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Alitalia To Dry-lease 2 EY A-345s
Replies: 58
Views: 22006

RE: Rumor: Alitalia To Dry-lease 2 EY A-345s

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blacksoviet" class="quote" target="_blank">blacksoviet</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Their j...

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by okapi
Tue Apr 12, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair News: New Loyalty Scheme, Ticket Types,Etc
Replies: 22
Views: 8829

RE: Ryanair News: New Loyalty Scheme, Ticket Types,Etc

Rate my flight is definitely a great step ahead. Some airlines I often travel with (eg. Vueling, Air France, Alitalia, Germanwings) do have something similar but not systematic. Good to see Ryanair embark on a better customer-oriented journey. No doubt they will grow and grow more with these new "pe...

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by okapi
Sat Apr 09, 2016 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Big French Airlines Other Than AF?
Replies: 65
Views: 16473

RE: Why No Big French Airlines Other Than AF?

Well, on many short european routes (<acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym>, <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym>, LON, <acronym title="Geneva - International (Cointrin) (GVA / LSGG), Switzerland...

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by okapi
Tue Feb 02, 2016 8:07 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 5 EU Countries Risk Losing Visa Free Travel To US
Replies: 122
Views: 23874

RE: 5 EU Countries Risk Losing Visa Free Travel To

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mah4546" class="quote" target="_blank">mah4546</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> France, Germany a...

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by okapi
Fri Jan 29, 2016 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates To Op. Non-stop From Dubai To Auckland
Replies: 87
Views: 22392

RE: Emirates To Op. Non-stop From Dubai To Auckland

Maybe they should try to open new routes to NOU or even PPT... <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aerohottie" class="quote" target="_blank">Aerohottie</a> (<a href="#10" class="qu...

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by okapi
Wed Jan 27, 2016 11:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Is The Bread Almost Always Hard On Planes?
Replies: 54
Views: 13476

RE: Why Is The Bread Almost Always Hard On Planes?

You really should try <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym>. On all my recent flights (20+) with them in Y, I always received warm bread. It doesn't take a genius to achieve that. It's mostly a customer-oriented approach to on-board service. I recall Sabena on long-haul to Africa used to do...

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by okapi
Thu Dec 03, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RAM Plans To Launch CMN-IAD From Sept. 2016
Replies: 14
Views: 4241

RE: RAM Plans To Launch CMN-IAD From Sept. 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DolphinAir747" class="quote" target="_blank">DolphinAir747</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> You...

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by okapi
Thu Nov 19, 2015 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Requests Second A380 Daily To AMS
Replies: 23
Views: 10690

RE: EK Requests Second A380 Daily To AMS

Catchment area goes far beyond Amsterdam city, so to speak. Many passengers come from Belgium and norhern Germany. Have a look at the Schipol website. <a href="http://www.schiphol.nl/B2B/RouteDevelopment/MarketFacts.htm" target="_blank">http://www.schiphol.nl/B2B/RouteDevelopment/MarketFacts.htm</a>...

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by okapi
Wed Jun 10, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA Longhaul Route Losses Mount; A340 Costly To Op
Replies: 52
Views: 17987

RE: SAA Longhaul Route Losses Mount; A340 Costly To Op

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/chrisp390" class="quote" target="_blank">chrisp390</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Sales pitch...

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by okapi
Fri May 08, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A Weekend To Dubai In First Class: EY, QF, And BA
Replies: 11
Views: 8629

RE: A Weekend To Dubai In First Class: EY, QF, And BA

An absolutely awesome report. A true delight to read and the pictures are so crisp and clear. It seems like <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym> is really the game changer when it comes to premium passengers pampering. No wonder Emirates have to come up with some new i...

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by okapi
Sat Mar 21, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation March 2015
Replies: 163
Views: 17584

RE: Turkish Aviation March 2015

Hi all. Great thread. Does anyone have loads on African routes? I was at <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym> earlier this month and could witness healthy loads of people waiting at the gates for FIH, ABJ, <acronym title="Lagos - Murtala Muhammed (Ikeja) ...

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by okapi
Thu Feb 12, 2015 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not What Airbus Is Built For, But Still Damn Great
Replies: 47
Views: 24509

RE: Not What Airbus Is Built For, But Still Damn Great

Is it me or I have the impression Swiss recorded at least two different planes? LR at take-off and LT? Otherwise, an excellent video.

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by okapi
Mon Jan 26, 2015 10:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Whaleing Home: AF LAX-CDG-TLV + Paris Layover
Replies: 27
Views: 20888

RE: Whaleing Home: AF LAX-CDG-TLV + Paris Layover

Hi. Nice report. The 380 looks amazing. I still have to catch one sooner or later. Interesting to see both flights with healthy loads although I never managed to understand why <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> never sends wide-body planes to <acronym title="Tel Aviv (-Jaffa) - Ben Gurion (Lo...

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by okapi
Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Bomb Threat At Rome Fiumicino
Replies: 8
Views: 3740

RE: Bomb At Rome Fiumicino

Thread start should be changed to something less alarming. Bomb threat on a Niki Lauda plane at FCO, for example. A citizen of Slovenia in police custody at the moment. Thankfully, nobody hurt.

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by okapi
Fri Dec 12, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Virgin With A380 ~ BA Club World ~ JNB-LHR-EDI
Replies: 26
Views: 24388

RE: Virgin With A380 ~ BA Club World ~ JNB-LHR-EDI

Jambo Leonnard! Your trips to Africa have always been a very nice read. I hope everything goes well in the near future for you and your family. Air Zimbabwe is one of the last old school sub-saharan African airlines left. I still remember the likes of Air Afrique, Air Zaire, Zambia Airways. It's nic...

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by okapi
Sun Dec 07, 2014 11:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Kim-Dom Calling-avgeek Heaven North Korea (P2)
Replies: 9
Views: 13732

RE: The Kim-Dom Calling-avgeek Heaven North Korea (P2)

Hey! Thanks for sharing this amazing experience. Looks like the trip of a lifetime. Planes seem to be a quite good conditions. Did you have any kind of contact with the local population whatsoever? Or with your "escort"?
I really enjoy the great quality of your pictures.
Truly a nice read.

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by okapi
Sun Dec 07, 2014 10:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revenue Ratio Between Y And J+F On A Given Flight
Replies: 19
Views: 5309

RE: Revenue Ratio Between Y And J+F On A Given Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Faro" class="quote" target="_blank">Faro</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> In many cases, travelle...

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by okapi
Fri Nov 28, 2014 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France New Cabin, Business On Medium Haul
Replies: 31
Views: 12579

Air France New Cabin, Business On Medium Haul

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ORDJOE" class="quote" target="_blank">ORDJOE</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> In most cases, pe...

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by okapi
Tue Nov 18, 2014 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK A380 V EY A340 Air Race.
Replies: 14
Views: 10706

RE: EK A380 V EY A340 Air Race.

Seems like the 340 had to catch back with its slow motion climb   although it was obviously the -600 type. Nice video.

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by okapi
Tue Sep 23, 2014 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Critiques The Boeing 737 MAX 200
Replies: 61
Views: 24046

RE: Airbus Critiques The Boeing 737 MAX 200

To be fair, <acronym title="Molde - Aro (MOL / ENML), Norway">MOL</acronym> should compare both planes without seats, just stand alone positions! Now that would be interesting. Jokes apart, I have the feeling these comparisons are a bit like Pepsi vs Coke. Airlines will do their maths pretty quickly...

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by okapi
Sun Aug 31, 2014 2:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Dead Slow Transfer: PEK-MUC On Air China A332
Replies: 45
Views: 34622

RE: The Dead Slow Transfer: PEK-MUC On Air China A332

Hi PlaneHunter. Nice read! Air China is not that bad if...the price is low enough. I'm not sure I'd fancy a transit through <acronym title="Beijing - Capital (PEK / ZBAA), China">PEK</acronym> after reading of your adventures there although airports all over the world tend to become a nightmare if y...

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by okapi
Sat Aug 30, 2014 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia To Shut Air One
Replies: 37
Views: 13819

RE: Alitalia To Shut Air One

AirOne was not that bad at the time they were still independant. I remember them being <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> partners before they moved into the <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym> network. I even used them a few times between <acronym title="Paris - Charles de...

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by okapi
Thu Aug 28, 2014 8:33 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Evolution Of GA 88: Garuda First Class CGK-AMS
Replies: 45
Views: 40077

RE: The Evolution Of GA 88: Garuda First Class CGK-AMS

Hi Roni. I'm usually not a huge fan of F-class reports as most airlines tend to emulate the ME3 nowadays. I must admit though, Garuda goes way beyond the concept. Not just the food and drinks; I'm talking about that very personal service with email and escort to the seniority and seriousness of thei...

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by okapi
Wed Aug 27, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Greenland
Replies: 31
Views: 15318

RE: Greenland

Hi dc9northwest! What an amazing report. I was obviously stunned by the beautiful pictures you've shared with us. The trip with the Dash 7 is simply awesome. I also found very interesting the comment about fruits being available only at X-mas times in some parts of the world (the comment on the menu...

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by okapi
Thu Aug 14, 2014 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET To Order CSeries, 737 MAX Or A320neo Next Week
Replies: 67
Views: 26106

RE: ET To Order CSeries, 737 MAX Or A320neo Next Week

ET used to buy Boeing because of their Boeing approved maintenance facility at ADD. The A350 order has been a breakthrough, however, I suspect the MAX will surely join the fleet. Bets are all open, obviously!

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by okapi
Wed Jul 23, 2014 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Suspend TLV Flights Until Further Notice
Replies: 201
Views: 32022

RE: Airlines Suspend TLV Flights Until Further Notice

In the aftermath of the tragic events over Ukraine, it seems airlines have started their most valuable asset: common sense. MH17 down over Ukraine because of uncontrolled rebels firing anything at it without care for human life is roughly the same kind of risk that may be encountered and probably id...

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by okapi
Sat Jun 14, 2014 9:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Couple Of DL Domestic Flights RDU-VPS Lots Of Pics
Replies: 15
Views: 7609

RE: Couple Of DL Domestic Flights RDU-VPS Lots Of Pics

Hi Rayzor1700! What a great report to read. Congratulations for the quality of the pictures. You were extremely lucky to be able to seat in those cockpits. Delta pilots seem to be very cool and I love it when people try to share their passion with young people. Although these were "short flights", y...

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by okapi
Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Vladavia XF4649: UUD-SVO - Tu204. Frozen Siberia
Replies: 17
Views: 16620

RE: Vladavia XF4649: UUD-SVO - Tu204. Frozen Siberia

Hey! What a nice report. Really, I had a very good time reading about your experience in those remote parts of Russia. Thank you for taking us along with you. I really look forward to read more about your trip in that beautiful country.
Gracias!

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by okapi
Mon May 12, 2014 9:31 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Do CX FA's Dream Of Electric Sheeps? HKG-LHR In Y.
Replies: 17
Views: 14896

RE: Do CX FA's Dream Of Electric Sheeps? HKG-LHR In Y.

Hello Mr I39OO! This report of yours is pure fun to read, from start to finish and oh! so brilliantly written, if I may say. I find it sad to see where <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> has fallen down despite it being a reference airline to look at in the late 90's. As ...

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by okapi
Tue Feb 25, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Farewell DC-10! Biman Scenic Flight At BHX
Replies: 16
Views: 10324

RE: Farewell DC-10! Biman Scenic Flight At BHX

Stunning report, it reminded me of the times I took Air Zaire's DC10 on a flight to the heart of Africa. Funny how Biman managed to keep that "so 70's look" until today. Your videos are great. Thank you for sharing your experience with us, really. Hope you manage to get on board the last MD11 passen...

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by okapi
Sat Feb 22, 2014 12:50 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A330 To Paradise, The New Fiji Business Class
Replies: 11
Views: 19278

RE: A330 To Paradise, The New Fiji Business Class

Great report, I also enjoyed the pictures very much. A nice airline, really!
Thanks for sharing. Cheers!
Guillaume

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by okapi
Tue Feb 18, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Royal Air Force RR 8210: BZZ-ASI-MPN: Y: 150th!
Replies: 31
Views: 23619

RE: Royal Air Force RR 8210: BZZ-ASI-MPN: Y: 150th!

Hello Monsieur A! Even before finishing reading your report, I know it's gonna be an excellent moment in your company. I had high expectations on your 150th and at some point, I even thought you'd serve us some jungle flight in the DRC... Congratulations, this report could not have been more a surpr...

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by okapi
Mon Feb 17, 2014 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET702 ADD-FCO ET-AMF Squawking 7500 (Confirmed Hijack)
Replies: 263
Views: 57339

RE: ET702 ADD-FCO ET-AMF Squawking 7500 (Confirmed Hijack)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777" class="quote" target="_blank">777</a> (<a href="#172" class="quote">Reply 172</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I did not mean to cre...

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by okapi
Mon Feb 17, 2014 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET702 ADD-FCO ET-AMF Squawking 7500 (Confirmed Hijack)
Replies: 263
Views: 57339

ET702 ADD-FCO ET-AMF Squawking 7500 (Confirmed Hijack)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777" class="quote" target="_blank">777</a> (<a href="#170" class="quote">Reply 170</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> With all the military...

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by okapi
Sun Feb 02, 2014 11:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 12hrs Alone In LH F: MUC-NRT-MUC
Replies: 6
Views: 11704

RE: 12hrs Alone In LH F: MUC-NRT-MUC

Hallo und what a stylish report. LH really rocks all the way and the not-so-popular A340 still performs elegantly. Japan must be a truly amazing country to visit. Thank you for taking the time to share this report. Much appreciated.
Guillaume

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by okapi
Sun Feb 02, 2014 11:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Eastern Air Lines 21 Days Unlimited Travel $369
Replies: 30
Views: 34280

RE: Eastern Air Lines 21 Days Unlimited Travel $369

The good old days! Thank you for bringing back good memories. What a nice sunday morning read. Those old-style red carbon airline tickets were such a treat especially when combined with hand written boarding passes.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile....

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by okapi
Fri Jan 17, 2014 11:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Why I'm EZY: BRU-GVA-TLS-BRU
Replies: 43
Views: 9770

RE: Why I'm EZY: BRU-GVA-TLS-BRU

Hi Sultanils! What a nice report. As far as I can remember, it is the only one that features the A350+A380+the Concorde altogether. I agree with you that easyJet is an excellent alternative to "legacy" carriers in Europe and seem to have a much more human side than Ryanair. You really were lucky wit...

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by okapi
Sun Dec 01, 2013 9:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nonstop NYC-Kish Island (Iran) To Start Soon?
Replies: 34
Views: 15942

RE: Nonstop NYC-Kish Island (Iran) To Start Soon?

It would be interesting to know how many US citizens and Iranian-Americans do travel between the two countries each year. Although politics do condition businesses, at the end of the day, we all know business will prevail and (if) wherever there's money to make, the driving force of pure accountancy...

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by okapi
Tue Nov 19, 2013 12:25 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Air Austral UU 887: 06/2013: MAA-BKK: Y: New MAA!
Replies: 18
Views: 15682

RE: Air Austral UU 887: 06/2013: MAA-BKK: Y: New MAA!

Hola Señor Brown Shoes! How great it is to read another one of your so excellent trip reports, just in time before bed. I mean, now, I have a smile printed on my face. Air Austral is definitely the best "French" airline. Smiling crew most of the time and a lot of surprises waiting for you. I've flow...

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by okapi
Thu Oct 24, 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Air France A330 J Class BLR-CDG-BOM Sep/13
Replies: 21
Views: 36290

RE: Air France A330 J Class BLR-CDG-BOM Sep/13

Hi! Cool <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym>, congratulations. It seems <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> is on its (long) way to seriously improve their offerings. At last, the bashing will now focus on how slow staff are to implement those much needed changes. I'm qui...

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by okapi
Sat Oct 12, 2013 10:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oil Routes Past And Present
Replies: 55
Views: 11094

RE: Oil Routes Past And Present

Great reply from gabrielchew! <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> used to run a <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="Stavanger - Sola (SVG / ENZV), Norway">SVG</acronym> a few years ago too. Now, the flight is operated by KML fro...

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by okapi
Sat Oct 12, 2013 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oil Routes Past And Present
Replies: 55
Views: 11094

RE: Oil Routes Past And Present

Nice thread. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LatinPlane" class="quote" target="_blank">LatinPlane</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Air France recentl...

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by okapi
Fri Oct 04, 2013 9:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAD Could Open For Fifth Freedom Flights
Replies: 34
Views: 10503

RE: MAD Could Open For Fifth Freedom Flights

I wonder if <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> would be able to launch TATL just like what they're about to do out of <acronym title="Milan - Malpensa (MXP / LIMC), Italy">MXP</acronym>. I guess <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym> would have...

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by okapi
Tue Oct 01, 2013 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Seeks Direct Flights To USA
Replies: 103
Views: 22352

RE: Iran Seeks Direct Flights To USA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n729pa" class="quote" target="_blank">n729pa</a> (<a href="#84" class="quote">Reply 84</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> How true! Our mem...

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by okapi
Tue Oct 01, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Seeks Direct Flights To USA
Replies: 103
Views: 22352

RE: Iran Seeks Direct Flights To USA

In the past, USA and Iran have had some form of close ties, in the past... However, we all know that business is business and sooner or later, the economics will dictate policy. China is far more threatening as a country to most others, including the US but still, business is conducted all the time....

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by okapi
Sun Sep 29, 2013 4:07 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Propping To Andorra By TwinJet And SkyWork
Replies: 30
Views: 11474

RE: Propping To Andorra By TwinJet And SkyWork

Hello! Nice report about two "different" airlines. The Beech is definitely on my wish list not to mention the Dornier. I also love the feeling of turbulence in a prop! Your report is one of the most scenic ones I've read lately. Switzerland is absolutely wonderful (if you love mountains). A pity abo...

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by okapi
Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Tokyo-Boston Via JAL 787 In Y-class (pics+vid)
Replies: 10
Views: 21753

RE: Tokyo-Boston Via JAL 787 In Y-class (pics+vid)

Hi Mel! Great report and stunning pictures. I agree with you on the rather dull JAL livery. On the other hand, the interiors are like what anyone would expect from a Japanese airline, clean and tidy. Bad luck for the lack of window. It reminds me of the last row on an easyJet A319 I flew on some tim...

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by okapi
Fri Sep 13, 2013 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Talks: Africa Routes, 77W & 777-9X, LCCs, Cargo
Replies: 93
Views: 22194

RE: CX Talks: Africa Routes, 77W & 777-9X, LCCs, Cargo

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777way" class="quote" target="_blank">777way</a> (<a href="#54" class="quote">Reply 54</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Well apparently, ...

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by okapi
Tue Jul 23, 2013 6:07 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Lufthansa B748 TLV-FRA Demonstration Flight In JCL
Replies: 33
Views: 23562

RE: Lufthansa B748 TLV-FRA Demonstration Flight In JCL

Shalom and thank you for sharing such a unique report! I'm amazed at the amount of marketing efforts <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> has deployed on the Israeli market. I suppose they are the biggest airline from EU at that point. I too am a bit puzzled by the somewhat awkward seat...

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