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by AngelsDecay
Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Calin grounds A330neo due to chemical odors
Replies: 19
Views: 5027

Re: Air Calin grounds A330neo due to chemical odors

Dragonlionting wrote:
Didn't TAP have a similar problem with their new a330neos?


Yes...it had.

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330Neo - 2019 a great year
Replies: 263
Views: 29598

Re: A330Neo - 2019 a great year

Portuguese ORBEST (sister of spanish EVELOP) will also receive one first quarter 2020.

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by AngelsDecay
Mon Oct 14, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Second Hand 787
Replies: 55
Views: 11258

Re: Second Hand 787

Regarding second hand 787's, rumours say Portuguese ACMI EAA-EuroAtlantic are in talks for a pair of them within few months, maybe Hainan NTU units.

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by AngelsDecay
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

I will miss the Viking callsign if vkg already goes into dust too.. Since the good old days of scanair and premiair...

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by AngelsDecay
Mon Sep 23, 2019 3:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Matterhorn

My prayers are now with all TC employees and families...all the best and that light may shine again to all!
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One thing that keeps me intrigued...why the british authorities choosed the TC repatriation pax operation with this same name?
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Matterhorn

My prayers are now with all TC employees and families...all the best and that light may shine again to all!

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by AngelsDecay
Mon Sep 23, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Does anyone knows if the german division: "Thomas Cook Aviation GmbH (Ex-Air Berlin Aviation GmbH), IATA »» H3 ; ICAO »» TCN and Callsign NAUTILUS" are still operating? It seems the Airbus 321 Condor fleet belongs to this TC outfit, or is it a little bit more confusing... https://de.wikipe...

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by AngelsDecay
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

One doubt...after this TCX airline demise, the main Thomas Cook Group wont be affected, working normally as an hotel and tour operator, or will also enter into some kind of administration/protection?

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Cook_Aviation
Tks
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Does anyone knows if the german division:
"Thomas Cook Aviation GmbH (Ex-Air Berlin Aviation GmbH), IATA »» H3 ; ICAO »» TCN and Callsign NAUTILUS" still operating?
https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Cook_Aviation
Tks

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

https://www.itv.com/news/2019-09-22/tho ... istration/

This link works, however I CANNOT ASSURE if is true or not!!
(hope not)

All the best for our british colleagues.
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https://www.itv.com/news/2019-09-22/tho ... istration/

This link works, however I CANNOT ASSURE if is true or not!!
(hope not)

All the best for our british colleagues.

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Will the Avion Express ones continue tomorrow? They have a full chute flights filed for the full day with TCX IDs. Maybe the government/CAA will sign a contract to say that they'll pay them to continue service to get everyone home or will they cancel and ferry out back to Lithuania or wherever they...

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Maybe someone got into it and hacked it...and some fools as me believed it...sorry :/

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Summa767 wrote:
What’s the fake tweet still doing up? Please delete.


I wish but i cannot, cause the delete/edit time expired....so dont take that into account please...Once again my deepest apologies.

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Please guys accept my apologies cause when i received that i thought it was true and not fake...so please accept my apologies once again.

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Strange either for me... My apologies but that was what I received... Apologies anyway

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

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https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EFGDBIcWsAADgEn.jpg

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1288
Views: 188807

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

From Twitter
: Suppliers are being informed that Thomas Cook has ceased business operations • Airlines (including wet-lease specialists) have been given go-ahead to position to UK for rescue flights which will bring stranded passengers back to the UK, known as Operation Matterhorn

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by AngelsDecay
Wed Sep 18, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another wide-body firefighting supertanker?
Replies: 69
Views: 11185

Re: Another wide-body firefighting supertanker?

The Iranians created on their own a modified TU154,,,,and it seems it works 100% ;)

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by AngelsDecay
Mon Sep 09, 2019 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B747 with 550 onboard hard landing in Nigeria
Replies: 38
Views: 18169

Re: B747 with 550 onboard hard landing in Nigeria

The Iranian folks would fix that in the blink of an eye... BTW, no ARFFS... T. I. A, and a nice lovely Hajj operation :)
Glad no one got hurt.

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by AngelsDecay
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QS 737-800 Flies for Nearly 2 1/2 Hours with One Engine Out
Replies: 59
Views: 16531

QS 737-800 Flies for Nearly 2 1/2 Hours with One Engine Out

https://avherald.com/h?article=4cbe8434 ... OoRBqbp6j8
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What the hell...seems a lil bit crazy, with "tons" of available and possilble RWY's below...

https://avherald.com/h?article=4cbe8434 ... OoRBqbp6j8

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by AngelsDecay
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair starts flying to Georgia
Replies: 20
Views: 5110

Re: Ryanair starts flying to Georgia

upperdeckfan wrote:
MCTSET wrote:
PatrickZ80 wrote:
This means competition for Wizzair, who is already quite big in Georgia.


Yep surprised they announced this expansion now I thought they didn’t really have the capacity to add new routes.


Closing out bases at GRO, TFS and LPA will help

And don't forget Faro

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 107
Views: 11759

Re: Maghreb & North African Aviation Thread - 2019

Sometime ago a read somewhere that Sudanese Badr Airlines would be the first airline in decades starting regular services with 737Ng between Khartoum and some EU capitals.. Any updates on this..?

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL
Replies: 184
Views: 61268

Re: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL

METAR Weather report:

08:00 UTC / local time:
LPPD 180800Z 04013KT 9999 FEW010 SCT040 21/17 Q1020

08:30 UTC / local time:
LPPD 180830Z 04012KT 020V080 9999 FEW010 SCT040 21/17 Q1020

09:00 UTC / local time:
LPPD 180900Z 04012KT 010V070 9999 FEW014 SCT035 21/17 Q1021

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL
Replies: 184
Views: 61268

Re: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL

https://jornalacores9.pt/uma-aterragem-dificil-da-delta-airlines-em-ponta-delgada-deixou-a-aeronave-em-mau-estado/ The winds in PDL can be very nasty at times, however this morning only ranging between 10-14 knots. Surprised no comments from yet regarding where/what the Azores are and those who can...

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Aug 18, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL
Replies: 184
Views: 61268

Re: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL

https://jornalacores9.pt/uma-aterragem-dificil-da-delta-airlines-em-ponta-delgada-deixou-a-aeronave-em-mau-estado/ The winds in PDL can be very nasty at times, however this morning only ranging between 10-14 knots. Surprised no comments from yet regarding where/what the Azores are and those who can...

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by AngelsDecay
Sun Aug 18, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL
Replies: 184
Views: 61268

Delta 757 hard landing this morning at Azores PDL

https://www.facebook.com/groups/acores. ... 386448162/
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Could this become a written off..!?
Looks a Lil bit nasty...

https://www.facebook.com/groups/acores. ... 386448162/

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by AngelsDecay
Thu Aug 08, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: S7 flight runs off end of runway, barely takes off
Replies: 84
Views: 22172

Re: S7 flight runs off end of runway, barely takes off

http://avherald.com/h?article=4cb53df5&opt=0

Using 15 tonnes for ZFW instead of TOW its always a nice perspective...OTH you pay for it, you use it ;)

Tanx God "only" 3.500 mts of rwy for a giant 738...
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http://avherald.com/h?article=4cb53df5&opt=0

Using 15 tonnes for ZFW instead of TOW its always a nice perspective...OTH you pay for it, you use it ;)

Tanx God "only" 3.500 mts of rwy for a giant 738...

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by AngelsDecay
Sat Jun 29, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest 727 routes by type
Replies: 27
Views: 3620

Re: Longest 727 routes by type

Back in the beginning of 90's portuguese Air Columbus used to fly their 722 between Lisbon and Toronto and Lisbon to Providence via Azores (Ponta Delgada/Sao Miguel Island). During some winter weeks their arrival at US east coast or even at Canada was a lil'bit on the verge of *red line* ;)

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by AngelsDecay
Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
Replies: 3768
Views: 394473

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Hi, i recognize this is a very delicate question, and of course its something that i would never, ever, wish to happen...but here it goes...in the event of an extreme and super bad worst scenario is there any remote chance that the MAX would never fly again and grounded forever as we know it?

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by AngelsDecay
Mon May 27, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tap Air Portugal To Start Lisbon-Banjul
Replies: 35
Views: 6831

Re: Tap Air Portugal To Start Lisbon-Banjul

dfpinto wrote:
Wow, this thread escalated quickly... From a small European airline

Are you sure TP is a small European airline..?

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by AngelsDecay
Mon May 27, 2019 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tap Air Portugal To Start Lisbon-Banjul
Replies: 35
Views: 6831

Re: Tap Air Portugal To Start Lisbon-Banjul

TAP also shared on the web some time ago two new routes regarding Lisbon-Addis Ababa and Lisbon-Lima....like Lisbon_Mauritania they went down without even starting. By now Bamako was stopped and started Lome, so lets wait for the initial numbers with BJL and CKY. https://www.flytap.com/pt-pt/destino...

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by AngelsDecay
Sun May 26, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tap Air Portugal To Start Lisbon-Banjul
Replies: 35
Views: 6831

Re: Tap Air Portugal To Start Lisbon-Banjul

What happened to their announced Nouakchott service? I was very keen for that. AFAIK and according some colleagues, TAP just gave up the plans for the time being to serve Mauritania due to some recent market studies wich disapproved such route in favour of already existing AF, RAM and THY...would b...

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by AngelsDecay
Wed May 22, 2019 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Global Express 7500...how are the sales going..?
Replies: 0
Views: 637

New Global Express 7500...how are the sales going..?

Hi all...for many years i've been a true and loyal admirer of the Bombardier bizjets...since the good oldie CL-60 Challenger till todays state of the art and lovely amazing new modern 7500. However i have some doubts wich i really would like to read your always interesting and important point of vie...

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by AngelsDecay
Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?
Replies: 8
Views: 4172

Re: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?

Hi SpaceDC10...the one abandoned in Lagos is TFW,,,TFX still flies proudly around the world...anyway, interesting your nice point of view :)

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by AngelsDecay
Thu Mar 28, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?
Replies: 8
Views: 4172

Re: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?

According a friend at HFY/HFM those will be their new colours/brand to be oficially adopted when CS-TKY arrives in Portugal.

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by AngelsDecay
Wed Mar 27, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?
Replies: 8
Views: 4172

Re: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?

My Apologies...since i cant use the "edit" option, this is not the first (already with Senegal), but indeed the second one...however no traces of that mysterious tail..?

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by AngelsDecay
Wed Mar 27, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?
Replies: 8
Views: 4172

First 330-900 NEO for Hifly...strange tail..!?

Hi...my first post here, hello to all friends&colleagues at A.net. It seems this is the very first A330-900 Neo for Portuguese/Maltese Hifly. Having in mind HFY/HFM normally doesnt paint their planes in own colours but instead they paint in colours of their lessors/costumers/acmi's , etc, what c...

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