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by BrianWilkes
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going to happen after the 787/a350 orderbooks are completed?
Replies: 32
Views: 5293

Re: What's going to happen after the 787/a350 orderbooks are completed?

Both Airbus and Boeing go to Stables and by more order books for the 787/A350???

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by BrianWilkes
Sun Jun 30, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA Leasing A350
Replies: 80
Views: 15586

Re: SAA Leasing A350

Vietnam Airlines has announced there leasing out some of there 350's.

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by BrianWilkes
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 issues with the fire suppression system
Replies: 14
Views: 3416

Re: 787 issues with the fire suppression system

An Aircraft that just keeps on giving!

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LEAP bearing issue
Replies: 12
Views: 3504

Re: LEAP bearing issue

This whole MAX thing is a mess!

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by BrianWilkes
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS announces first Airbus A350-900 routes
Replies: 27
Views: 7043

Re: SAS announces first Airbus A350-900 routes

SAS Needs a new livery. In my opinion it's the worst out there.

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by BrianWilkes
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What does the Rumored 6T MTOW Increase for the 787-10 Mean for the A359?
Replies: 161
Views: 23580

Re: What does the Rumored 6T MTOW Increase for the 787-10 Mean for the A359?

What does the Rumored 6T MTOW Increase for the 787-10 Mean for the A359?

Nothing business as usual!!!!!!!!!!!!

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by BrianWilkes
Tue May 21, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B 797 - One pilot cockpit?
Replies: 177
Views: 17882

Re: B 797 - One pilot cockpit?

Yes I can see Boeing with a one cockpit person with the problems there having now!
Great idea go for it!
Will never happen.

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines 737 MAX Future - Bright or Bleak?
Replies: 76
Views: 9364

Re: Alaska Airlines 737 MAX Future - Bright or Bleak?

Here we go again. The problem will be fixed with time. With in 2 years know one will even remember the MAX's troubles and will not even know there on the MAX until reading and or listing to the safety presentations!

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by BrianWilkes
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6472
Views: 713728

Re: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide

Agree a full day of training in the sim would go along way to solving this and to drum it into the pilots heads. In particular those airlines who like to cut the corners in a fine way. 1 day in the sim may save 160 people!

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wow Air to attempt relaunch as new company
Replies: 33
Views: 6732

Re: Wow Air to attempt relaunch as new company

Yeah sort out your current dept's and go for it. Until then................................

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by BrianWilkes
Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thoughts on Southwest’s reliance one one fleet type?
Replies: 71
Views: 7717

Re: Thoughts on Southwest’s reliance one one fleet type?

It's a no brainer..........there saving $$$$ with one type.

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by BrianWilkes
Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Ceases Operations
Replies: 964
Views: 154637

Re: WOW Airlines Officially Done

They won't last through this!

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Mar 23, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EA (v3.0) site updated; new livery revealed
Replies: 46
Views: 7716

Re: EA (v3.0) site updated; new livery revealed

Let the airline rest in peace ppls!

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by BrianWilkes
Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Special Pan Am livery
Replies: 30
Views: 6058

Re: Special Pan Am livery

Licencing would put a stop to any PAN AM livery being applied to an a/c today.

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by BrianWilkes
Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Croatia Airlines revised livery
Replies: 40
Views: 6413

Re: Croatia Airlines revised livery

Looks ok! Nice an simple!

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by BrianWilkes
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 737Max Impact on 797 Launch
Replies: 133
Views: 20067

Re: 737Max Impact on 797 Launch

Should not have an impact the aircraft is still on the drawing board!

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could the MAX grounding be the end of Norwegian?
Replies: 112
Views: 31316

Re: Could the MAX grounding be the end of Norwegian?

I believe the airline has already dug a hole for it self and it's just a matter of time!

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by BrianWilkes
Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6472
Views: 713728

Re: Should airline regulators consider grounding B737 MAX series

YES NO question until we find out whats going on!

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by BrianWilkes
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane Crash at TKK (Chuuk, FSM) - Air Niugini
Replies: 118
Views: 28134

Re: Plane Crash at TKK (Chuuk, FSM) - Air Niugini

Any aircraft that finds the water would be an instant right off!

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by BrianWilkes
Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dr. Peters begins scrapping of two ex-SIA A380s
Replies: 187
Views: 66172

Re: Dr. Peters begins scrapping of two ex-SIA A380s

London Heathrow Airport authority have asked airlines who fly there to consider using larger types to ease the capacity problem at the airport. The 2nd hand A380 market I believe won't be a dead duck in water as airports can't cope now with the worlds capacity problems! It might start off slow but s...

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by BrianWilkes
Wed Feb 06, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SEA to Australia nonstop
Replies: 68
Views: 10239

Re: SEA to Australia nonstop

NO!

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most iconic livery?
Replies: 37
Views: 2730

Re: Most iconic livery?

QANTAS

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by BrianWilkes
Wed Dec 26, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al after the withdrawal of the 744s
Replies: 70
Views: 11547

Re: El Al after the withdrawal of the 744s

ELAL after the 747...........business as usual I would say, no big deal!

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by BrianWilkes
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread - November 2018
Replies: 338
Views: 47652

Re: Australian Aviation Thread - November 2018

It's (A320) performance is better in hot and high conditions on short runways.

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by BrianWilkes
Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRAIC CR929 discussion thread
Replies: 523
Views: 49447

Re: China, Russia unveil Widebody to compete with Airbus, Boeing

yes well Russian and China, a copy of a copy. Nothing original guys?

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by BrianWilkes
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HK Cargo A330 nearly collides with TK A320 at IST
Replies: 13
Views: 3498

Re: HK Cargo A330 nearly collides with TK A320 at IST

What up with that airport? Wingtips hitting everything and everyone!

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by BrianWilkes
Sun Sep 23, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Shanghai Airlines takes delivery of its first long-awaited B787-9 Dreamliner
Replies: 1
Views: 729

Re: Shanghai Airlines takes delivery of its first long-awaited B787-9 Dreamliner

If approved Melbourne (YMML) should see the aircraft in place of the A332 soon.

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by BrianWilkes
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air bends a 767
Replies: 131
Views: 41928

Re: Atlas Air bends a 767

It's a weak part of the plane in the 767-300 design.

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