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by squad55
Thu Mar 13, 2014 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 17
Replies: 247
Views: 70573

MH370 Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing Enroute KUL-PEK Part 17

Would a meteoroid be detected in the radar? CNN said there was activity in the area that night. Perhaps the mystery contact was from space?

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by squad55
Thu Aug 15, 2013 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS A300 Crash In Birmingham, AL. - BHM Part 2
Replies: 292
Views: 78580

RE: UPS A300 Crash In Birmingham, AL. - BHM Part 2

I used to process damage claims / inspections for UPS a few years ago. Although I never worked on an airplane crash, I did sometimes have to work on trailers that were involved in accidents. The packages that were obviously damaged were discarded and report filled out accordingly. Stuff that could b...

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by squad55
Sun Jul 07, 2013 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 4
Replies: 272
Views: 77188

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 4

Interesting photo from the NTSB from inside the aircraft. Looks like some of the seats broke off inside?

http://inagist.com/all/353779808527872000/


Squad

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by squad55
Fri Jun 14, 2013 2:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N613SB CL601 Into Hangar At CNO
Replies: 6
Views: 6213

RE: N613SB CL601 Into Hangar At CNO

According to KTLA 3 mechanics were on board, and were doing an engine test when the incident occurred.

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by squad55
Fri Jun 14, 2013 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N613SB CL601 Into Hangar At CNO
Replies: 6
Views: 6213

N613SB CL601 Into Hangar At CNO

Breaking news from Southern California, N613SB crashed into a hanger at <acronym title="Chino (CNO), USA - California">CNO</acronym> while taxiing on the ground. Challenger 601. Unsure if there are any injuries at this point. Photographs are coming in. https://twitter.com/KTLAnewsdesk/status/3453611...

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by squad55
Thu Jan 24, 2013 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA Grounds 787 Part 5
Replies: 267
Views: 37603

RE: FAA Grounds 787 Part 5

Out of curiosity, what happens to the 787 pilots during the grounding? Are they still being paid etc?

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by squad55
Wed Nov 21, 2012 5:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Color Scheme Confirmed...painted - Part 3
Replies: 257
Views: 65756

RE: New AA Color Scheme Confirmed...painted - Part 3

Just saw a post on KPAE Blog Spot, with the AA 773 on a flight to Grant County Airport. Just wondering why is "Experimental" decaled on the side? Are they testing a piece of equipment on it?

Thanks

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by squad55
Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:39 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: ATC4Real At SEA
Replies: 0
Views: 9158

ATC4Real At SEA

Good Morning All;

I have started to play ATC4Real at Sea. I can't find any SID / STAR's that correspond with the waypoints on the radar screen. Which ones do you use?

Thanks

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by squad55
Tue Feb 28, 2012 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official 747-8 Flight Tracking & Production Part 8
Replies: 257
Views: 77345

RE: Official 747-8 Flight Tracking & Production Part 8

A7-HHE has landed at YVR and is taxing to the south Air Canada hanger.

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by squad55
Tue Dec 07, 2010 12:11 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Level D 767 For FSX Question
Replies: 2
Views: 12829

Level D 767 For FSX Question

Hi everyone;

I'm just reading the Level D 767 manual. When you load flightplans into the FMC, does the ATC on FSX recognize that? Or do you use a third party ATC?

Thanks

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by squad55
Thu Feb 21, 2008 2:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airline Training Simulators For Civilians
Replies: 7
Views: 9629

RE: Airline Training Simulators For Civilians

Try contacting this company:
www.alteontraining.com/

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by squad55
Fri Nov 23, 2007 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Winter Getaway Pass Question - AC Staff/TA's
Replies: 1
Views: 1736

RE: AC Winter Getaway Pass Question - AC Staff/TA's

I would try logging on to www.flyertalk.com Select MILES then Select Air Canada/ AEROPLAN. Those people will be able to help you out.

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by squad55
Mon Nov 19, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!
Replies: 63
Views: 5847

RE: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!

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by squad55
Mon Nov 19, 2007 5:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!
Replies: 63
Views: 5847

RE: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!

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by squad55
Mon Nov 19, 2007 5:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!
Replies: 63
Views: 5847

RE: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!

Fact: Even though he had a stapler in his hand, he was still in the most secure part of the airport. Saying he was in the most secure part of the airport is not a fact. Being he had the ability to cross back and forth shows it isn't secure. Futhermore, the stapler could inflict bodily harm to one of...

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by squad55
Thu Nov 15, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!
Replies: 63
Views: 5847

RE: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!

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by squad55
Thu Nov 15, 2007 7:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!
Replies: 63
Views: 5847

RE: Man Dies After Being ''Stunned'' At YVR!

This is getting a lot of attention up here in <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>. It's a tragic event, but I don't blame the RCMP members and I support what they did. If you watch the video once, it looks wrong, and it looks excessive. Wh...

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by squad55
Tue Jul 10, 2007 12:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Rcmp To Be Lead By Civilian
Replies: 14
Views: 2882

RE: Rcmp To Be Lead By Civilian

I cannot imagine the amount of animosity that must be in the high ranking RCMP officers in Ottawa. All those guys are 20+ years service, and they get passed over for promotion by a civilian. The officers who are actually running the operations are actually experienced officers. Although this guy is ...

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by squad55
Fri Jun 15, 2007 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Attn PDX Spotters: LH A340-600 At PDX Tommorow
Replies: 44
Views: 9757

RE: Attn PDX Spotters: LH A340-600 At PDX Tommorow

You have to pay to post on A.net? Since when?

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by squad55
Wed Jun 06, 2007 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breakdown Of DHL's Fleet
Replies: 14
Views: 10207

RE: Breakdown Of DHL's Fleet

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by squad55
Tue May 29, 2007 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Cabin Crew Uniform Regulations
Replies: 44
Views: 20842

RE: AA Cabin Crew Uniform Regulations

Who would be the reporting body stating the crews uniform's are not up to regulation. Who's responibility is it, to address it with the particular f/a? I'm sure it's the incharge, but other than IC anyone else?

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by squad55
Tue May 22, 2007 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Now Boarding
Replies: 126
Views: 15497

RE: Skybus Now Boarding

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by squad55
Wed May 02, 2007 2:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 777s To Be Featured On NBC Today Show
Replies: 39
Views: 14377

RE: AC 777s To Be Featured On NBC Today Show

I think the fact he was on an AC plane, showed to the audidence that Boeing is a global company.. Building aircraft for airlines in countries that use Igloo's for terminals.

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by squad55
Wed May 02, 2007 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Second AC 773 Flying Around YVR?
Replies: 0
Views: 2131

Second AC 773 Flying Around YVR?

Apparently <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> was doing a photoshoot above <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym> with one of their 773's. According to CKNW the aircraft departed from the Seattle area, so I'm thinking this is the second...

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by squad55
Tue May 01, 2007 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 777s To Be Featured On NBC Today Show
Replies: 39
Views: 14377

RE: AC 777s To Be Featured On NBC Today Show

If anyone is interested the segments are on www.king5.com under Video. He is just stading on the wing of the 777, flies the simulator and does some other stuff.
http://www.king5.com

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by squad55
Sun Apr 08, 2007 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Going To YYZ On Monday April 9th 2007
Replies: 5
Views: 3135

RE: Going To YYZ On Monday April 9th 2007

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by squad55
Tue Apr 03, 2007 6:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Special Dreamliner Announcement Tomorrow (3Apr07)
Replies: 148
Views: 31115

RE: Special Dreamliner Announcement Tomorrow (3Apr07)

And if it was a delay, it wouldn't be a "special' announcement.....

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by squad55
Mon Mar 19, 2007 3:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue: 54 Continental: 3
Replies: 124
Views: 17097

RE: JetBlue: 54 Continental: 3

With all the <acronym title="JetBlue Airways (USA)">B6</acronym> bashing, I thought the title of this thread was about <acronym title="JetBlue Airways (USA)">B6</acronym> cancelling 54 flights, and <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> only 3. That's the first thing I thought. May...

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by squad55
Wed Mar 14, 2007 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch
Replies: 184
Views: 27127

RE: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch

N863DA was the first 777 painted in the new colors. It was not brand new. This is why it was painted at a third party and not right out of Boeing's own paint shop.

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by squad55
Wed Mar 14, 2007 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch
Replies: 184
Views: 27127

RE: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch

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by squad55
Wed Mar 14, 2007 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch
Replies: 184
Views: 27127

RE: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch

That is true! That said, guys near <acronym title="Everett - Snohomish County / Paine Field (PAE / KPAE), USA - Washington">PAE</acronym> should keep their eyes open for the new livery. I was one of the first people to upload pictures of the wavy gravey livery, days before it was offically released....

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by squad55
Wed Mar 14, 2007 4:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch
Replies: 184
Views: 27127

RE: New Delta Branding Confirmed For May Launch

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by squad55
Sat Feb 24, 2007 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Continental 777-200 Out Of Factory
Replies: 43
Views: 16599

RE: New Continental 777-200 Out Of Factory

and to clarify it is for two people.

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by squad55
Sat Jan 20, 2007 1:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx MD-10 Anti-Missle System
Replies: 37
Views: 10197

RE: FedEx MD-10 Anti-Missle System

How do they do a simulated missle fire? When testing?

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by squad55
Fri Jan 12, 2007 11:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Slide On Icelandair 757 On Final For CPH Deploys
Replies: 48
Views: 17039

RE: Slide On Icelandair 757 On Final For CPH Deploys

This also happened to an Air Canada 767-200 while on final at YVR. The overwing slide deployed and fell into the Fraser River.

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by squad55
Sun Jan 07, 2007 7:50 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My First Star Mileage Run, And Its A Long One!
Replies: 4
Views: 6726

RE: My First Star Mileage Run, And Its A Long One!

What class did you book in, what fare code? Not all fare codes will earn you "status" miles which will elevate you to a higher tier.

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by squad55
Thu Jan 04, 2007 8:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: F9 331 Diversion To FMN With Pics
Replies: 10
Views: 5143

RE: F9 331 Diversion To FMN With Pics

Wow what an interesting report. Normally when I see pictures in <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym>'s I just look at the pictures, then read the report. When I saw the picture of the senior citizen in the bucket, it made me read this <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aerea...

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by squad55
Fri Dec 29, 2006 5:38 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Fsx.cfg File
Replies: 6
Views: 10135

Fsx.cfg File

Where can I find the fsx.cfg file. I tried searching but it does not show up. And yes the program is installed.

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by squad55
Thu Nov 30, 2006 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Carriers Are Helping UPS For Santa Season?
Replies: 53
Views: 6939

RE: What Carriers Are Helping UPS For Santa Season?

UPS733, <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym>-<acronym title="Louisville - Standiford Field International (SDF / KSDF), USA - Kentucky">SDF</acronym>, Upgrade 757 ---> DC87 UPS673, <acronym title="Kansas City - International (MCI / KMCI), USA -...

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by squad55
Thu Nov 30, 2006 9:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 To YVR!
Replies: 162
Views: 23584

RE: A380 To YVR!

Can anyone else confirm this?

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by squad55
Thu Nov 30, 2006 9:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 To YVR!
Replies: 162
Views: 23584

RE: A380 To YVR!

Any truth to the statement that she will not be able to de ice, as no equip can handle her?

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by squad55
Thu Nov 23, 2006 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do Airlines Keep Spare Planes?
Replies: 66
Views: 15146

RE: Do Airlines Keep Spare Planes?

UPS has spares at three different locations I believe, <acronym title="Ontario - International (ONT / KONT), USA - California">ONT</acronym>, <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> and <acronym title="Louisville - Standiford Field International (...

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by squad55
Sun Oct 22, 2006 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fedex A300 In YVR - Load?
Replies: 3
Views: 4755

RE: Fedex A300 In YVR - Load?

Ohh Sorry, that's right it is an A310. Thanks for the information. Thought it was a huge upgrade compared to a 727, but I guess there really isn't anything in between.

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by squad55
Sun Oct 22, 2006 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fedex A300 In YVR - Load?
Replies: 3
Views: 4755

Fedex A300 In YVR - Load?

Hi everyone;

Does anyone know how full the Fedex A300 leaves at each night? Does it go direct to MEM, or does it stop somewhere and pick up?

Thanks!

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by squad55
Sat Aug 12, 2006 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CO 737-800 Hazmat Incident @ IAH
Replies: 5
Views: 3807

CO 737-800 Hazmat Incident @ IAH

Houston <acronym title="Trillium Air (Canada)">PD</acronym> / <acronym title="Cityflyer Express (United Kingdom)">FD</acronym> have a <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 737-800 surrounded at <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</...

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by squad55
Wed Jul 19, 2006 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Radar Down
Replies: 82
Views: 12915

RE: LAX Radar Down

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by squad55
Wed Jul 19, 2006 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Radar Down
Replies: 82
Views: 12915

RE: LAX Radar Down

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by squad55
Wed Jul 19, 2006 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Radar Down
Replies: 82
Views: 12915

RE: LAX Radar Down

Wow you must have got some weird looks.

yeah just heard Socal saying everything is still down. Apparently they have lost some frequencies.

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by squad55
Wed Jul 19, 2006 10:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Radar Down
Replies: 82
Views: 12915

RE: LAX Radar Down

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