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by pfletch1228
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet and the xlr
Replies: 30
Views: 4451

Re: EasyJet and the xlr

8 hours flight in a 29" seat pitch ? No thanks You mean 28in pitch. Apart from the odd seat here and there, the standard EasyJet pitch for the vast majority of their seats is 28in. I have measured this on multiple occasions myself :) I hate that EasyJet misrepresent this. This is not a slight ...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet and the xlr
Replies: 30
Views: 4451

Re: EasyJet and the xlr

8 hours flight in a 29" seat pitch ? No thanks You mean 28in pitch. Apart from the odd seat here and there, the standard EasyJet pitch for the vast majority of their seats is 28in. I have measured this on multiple occasions myself :) I hate that EasyJet misrepresent this. This is not a slight ...

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by pfletch1228
Sat Dec 26, 2015 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China's First A320 Retired Yesterday
Replies: 27
Views: 10917

RE: China's First A320 Retired Yesterday

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Spacepope" class="quote" target="_blank">Spacepope</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i> hours. CN 55 had well over 78,000 hou...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Oct 19, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African A333 Order
Replies: 44
Views: 15297

RE: South African A333 Order

What is the A333 range out of <acronym title="Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (Jan Smuts) (JNB / FAOR), South Africa">JNB</acronym>? I was under the impression that it is severely RTOW limited and could not make <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> with...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Sep 22, 2015 5:01 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 737NG Vs A320 Question
Replies: 20
Views: 8837

RE: 737NG Vs A320 Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/zeke" class="quote" target="_blank">zeke</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>The current number I believe is 60,000 cycles and ...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Sep 22, 2015 4:54 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Bespoke J Class Seats
Replies: 8
Views: 3960

RE: Bespoke J Class Seats

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Roseflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">Roseflyer</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-H...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did Virgin Cancel New J Cabin Plan?
Replies: 14
Views: 9278

RE: Did Virgin Cancel New J Cabin Plan?

There is more to a premium product than the seat. Price, schedule, route network, frequency, <acronym title="Tower Air (USA)">FF</acronym> programs, direct aisle access (only recently), alliances, quality of crew, lounges, airside services etc all come into play, more so in some markets than others....

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by pfletch1228
Sat Jun 27, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG And The 737MAX/A320neo
Replies: 34
Views: 13132

RE: IAG And The 737MAX/A320neo

You will see the Max in the BA livery - just not how you think. BA franchise operator Comair has ordered the 737-8Max for SA operations.

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by pfletch1228
Sun Jun 14, 2015 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 10 Abreast 787 Proposed By Thompson Aero Seating
Replies: 68
Views: 17143

RE: 10 Abreast 787 Proposed By Thompson Aero Seating

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/lightsaber" class="quote" target="_blank">lightsaber</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>How is the shoulder roomon the Cozy ...

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by pfletch1228
Sun Jun 14, 2015 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 10 Abreast 787 Proposed By Thompson Aero Seating
Replies: 68
Views: 17143

RE: 10 Abreast 787 Proposed By Thompson Aero Seating

I would challenge anyone who says the 787 reduced width is barely noticeable to this : fly <acronym title="Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (Jan Smuts) (JNB / FAOR), South Africa">JNB</acronym> to <acronym title="OLD: Austin - Robert Mueller Municipal (AUS / KAUS) (closed), USA - Texas AND CURR...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Jun 09, 2015 1:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 10 Abreast 787 Proposed By Thompson Aero Seating
Replies: 68
Views: 17143

10 Abreast 787 Proposed By Thompson Aero Seating

Was browsing through the Thompson Aero Seating and *gasp* came across this as part of their new marketing material : <a href="http://www.thompsonaero.com/cozysuite" target="_blank">http://www.thompsonaero.com/cozysuite</a> The cozy suite is back in the marketing material, and they are proposing 10 a...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Jun 01, 2015 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB To JNB?
Replies: 49
Views: 8408

RE: IB To JNB?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AF022" class="quote" target="_blank">AF022</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>There must be a lot of business traffic on thi...

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by pfletch1228
Fri May 15, 2015 2:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 2nd Best UAL Widebody Is The 767
Replies: 24
Views: 10400

RE: 2nd Best UAL Widebody Is The 767

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pek777" class="quote" target="_blank">pek777</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>One has to remember, the 764 was by most acc...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Apr 15, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta First Quarter Profit
Replies: 50
Views: 11213

RE: Delta First Quarter Profit

I wouldnt be surprised to see <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> - <acronym title="Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (Jan Smuts) (JNB / FAOR), South Africa">JNB</acronym> cut from dail...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Apr 15, 2015 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RUMOR: Debut Of New WN Seats Tomorrow 04/14
Replies: 58
Views: 15449

RE: RUMOR: Debut Of New WN Seats Tomorrow 04/14

Is this a customer specific build of the B/E Pinnacle seat or is it a whole new seat? Looks awefully similar to the B/E Pinnacle seats installed on the <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 737 fleet and <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> A320/A330/B739/B757 retrofitte...

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by pfletch1228
Sun Feb 15, 2015 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetstar Hong Kong Launch
Replies: 80
Views: 12331

RE: Jetstar Hong Kong Launch

Word on the street is that Hong Kong Airlines are taking an additional 6 x A320s this year. Where are the slots coming from to use them?

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by pfletch1228
Fri Jan 23, 2015 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will United Ever Serve JNB?
Replies: 53
Views: 9007

RE: Will United Ever Serve JNB?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MIflyer12" class="quote" target="_blank">MIflyer12</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Johannesburg - OR Tamb...

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by pfletch1228
Thu Dec 11, 2014 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA, Etihad Expand Partnership
Replies: 1
Views: 1233

SAA, Etihad Expand Partnership

Some movement today with SAA : <a href="http://ewn.co.za/2014/12/11/SAA-announce-strategic-co-op-with-Etihad-airways" target="_blank">http://ewn.co.za/2014/12/11/SAA-anno...trategic-co-op-with-Etihad-airways</a> They have expanded their codeshare agreement with Etihad, no doubts in preparation for E...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Dec 09, 2014 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Pictures Out There Of DL's Refurbished 757's?
Replies: 3
Views: 3897

RE: Any Pictures Out There Of DL's Refurbished 757's?

There is a photo in this thread, roundabout reply 73. <i><a href="/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/6228270" target="_blank">Delta Aircraft Refurbishment</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/profile/TFlintoff24" class="quote" target="_blank">TFlintoff24</a> Nov 12 2014 in Civil Aviation)</...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Nov 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RUMOUR: SAA: A346 Out, 77W In
Replies: 59
Views: 23469

RE: RUMOUR: SAA: A346 Out, 77W In

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B777LRF" class="quote" target="_blank">B777LRF</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i> I understand SAA feels they are paying to...

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by pfletch1228
Fri Nov 14, 2014 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair To Upgrade 737 Interiors
Replies: 24
Views: 10935

RE: Ryanair To Upgrade 737 Interiors

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

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by pfletch1228
Wed Aug 27, 2014 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Zimbabwe Possible Order
Replies: 48
Views: 9182

RE: Air Zimbabwe Possible Order

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DexSwart" class="quote" target="_blank">DexSwart</a> (<a href="#42" class="quote">Reply 42</a>):<br/><i>However, if anyone goes on holiday to Jo...

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by pfletch1228
Sat Aug 23, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Zimbabwe Possible Order
Replies: 48
Views: 9182

RE: Air Zimbabwe Possible Order

http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/ne...ion-set-for-first-widebody-an-a340

Looks like it is going to be done through Global Aviation in South Africa....

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by pfletch1228
Sun Jul 13, 2014 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Offers 200-seat 737 Max-8 Option
Replies: 55
Views: 22233

RE: Boeing Offers 200-seat 737 Max-8 Option

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Stitch" class="quote" target="_blank">Stitch</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>Well 189 seats is at 31 inches of pitch, so ...

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by pfletch1228
Fri Jun 13, 2014 7:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 10 Things We No Longer See At Airports
Replies: 77
Views: 10862

RE: 10 Things We No Longer See At Airports

JNB and CPT both have great observation decks, and the luggage trolleys are free  

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by pfletch1228
Sun Jun 08, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another SAA Fiasco - Senegal Airlines Investment?
Replies: 5
Views: 3402

RE: Another SAA Fiasco - Senegal Airlines Investment?

Well if this report is anything to go by, things are a lot worse at SAA than we have all been led to believe : <a href="http://www.rapport.co.za/Nuus/Nuus/n-Geld-lugrampdreig-by-die-SAL-20140607" target="_blank">http://www.rapport.co.za/Nuus/Nuus/n...d-lugrampdreig-by-die-SAL-20140607</a> The articl...

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by pfletch1228
Sun Jun 08, 2014 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAirways A320 @ FLL, No Markings?
Replies: 11
Views: 7862

RE: USAirways A320 @ FLL, No Markings?

Its on its way to Global Aviation in Johannesburg - ZS-GAP if I recall correctly.

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by pfletch1228
Mon May 05, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines "Eager" To Start MIA-JNB
Replies: 68
Views: 20645

RE: American Airlines "Eager" To Start MIA-JNB

Global are apparently going to be starting this route soon.... <a href="http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/21033-south-africas-global-airways-looking-to-resume-miami-flights" target="_blank">http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/ne...ys-looking-to-resume-miami-flights</a> Interesting side info - Glo...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Know What Will Happen To Mexicana Fleet?
Replies: 12
Views: 8524

RE: Anyone Know What Will Happen To Mexicana Fleet?

<a href="http://www.skylease.net/A320msn252.pdf" target="_blank">http://www.skylease.net/A320msn252.pdf</a> Found this - they were at least at some point in time being re-marketed. Given the collapse in residuals of early build A320's with -A1 or -5A engines, I doubt any of these 16 birds will find ...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Mar 31, 2014 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will DL Ever Resume CPT?
Replies: 13
Views: 7563

RE: Will DL Ever Resume CPT?

My guess would be NO, not until they could do it non-stop (in other words, when the demand is there for a 777-200LR, or 787/A350 are on property). It makes no sense to go via <acronym title="Dakar - Yoff (DKR / GOOY), Senegal">DKR</acronym> or <acronym title="Amilcar Cabral / Sal Island (SID / GVAC)...

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by pfletch1228
Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Scaling Back On First Class
Replies: 30
Views: 13696

RE: Airlines Scaling Back On First Class

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jayunited" class="quote" target="_blank">jayunited</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>I was hoping U.S. carriers would join ...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Feb 05, 2014 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African Govt: Ditch New Fleet Plan For SAA
Replies: 32
Views: 13213

RE: South African Govt: Ditch New Fleet Plan For SAA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/par13del" class="quote" target="_blank">par13del</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>Is it really politics or trade, a purcha...

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by pfletch1228
Tue Feb 04, 2014 2:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African Govt: Ditch New Fleet Plan For SAA
Replies: 32
Views: 13213

RE: South African Govt: Ditch New Fleet Plan For SAA

There is nothing to see here. Move on....  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> Seriously, nothing is going to change. Ten years from now we will all still be having this same conversation. There is simply no polit...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Jan 27, 2014 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: SAA To Purchase VS A346's?
Replies: 21
Views: 17423

RE: Rumor: SAA To Purchase VS A346's?

I would be surprised if this went through. SAA have been trying desperately hard to offload their current A346s. Why would they want to take more? We will know by Friday after their long term strategy has been presented to parliament. The basis of the long term strategy (that has been leaked so far)...

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by pfletch1228
Fri Jan 24, 2014 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Comfortable Y Cabins In The Future?
Replies: 41
Views: 12579

RE: Most Comfortable Y Cabins In The Future?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/YTZ" class="quote" target="_blank">YTZ</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>The real story isn't even <acronym title="Emirates...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Dec 09, 2013 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/US 2014 Aircraft Deliveries?
Replies: 24
Views: 9619

RE: AA/US 2014 Aircraft Deliveries?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Sydscott" class="quote" target="_blank">Sydscott</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>4 x A320 (older models leaving the fleet)<...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Sep 25, 2013 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "New" A330s For Sale
Replies: 9
Views: 16235

RE: "New" A330s For Sale

There are actually quite a few "new" A330's for sale at the moment. The catch - there always is a catch - is that they are sale/leaseback transactions. The airlines are doing this to limit their residual value risk as the A330, particularly the -200 models, start entering their sunset years. Same th...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Sep 25, 2013 9:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Unveils New Y And Y+ Seats
Replies: 22
Views: 11641

RE: AF Unveils New Y And Y+ Seats

So I suppose the million buck question is : is the legroom increase a seat pitch change (if so, YAY YAY), or a repeat of the dreadful Recaro seats on the shorthaul fleet? From the pics, it certainly looks like they have gone the Recaro slim line route which makes this whole "upgrade" very bleh in my...

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by pfletch1228
Sat Aug 10, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Reconfigured A320
Replies: 91
Views: 21900

RE: UA Reconfigured A320

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United1" class="quote" target="_blank">United1</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>The new satellite based systems (like the ...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Aug 05, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 11 BA Comair Planes Grounded (South Africa)
Replies: 22
Views: 18249

RE: 11 BA Comair Planes Grounded (South Africa)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DexSwart" class="quote" target="_blank">DexSwart</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Comair has ordered brand new 737-800s to...

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by pfletch1228
Sun Aug 04, 2013 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 11 BA Comair Planes Grounded (South Africa)
Replies: 22
Views: 18249

RE: 11 BA Comair Planes Grounded (South Africa)

The comair fleet is maintained by SAA Technical, the same SAA Technical that maintains SAA Mainline and Mango's 737-800. Storm in a teacup. And yeah, the 733 and 734's are a bit clapped, but no more so than those (73 Classics) flying for <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> mainline out of ...

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by pfletch1228
Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Rare Is The 737-500?
Replies: 70
Views: 21599

RE: How Rare Is The 737-500?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Speedbird128" class="quote" target="_blank">Speedbird128</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>Are you sure? I'm almost certain...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Jul 22, 2013 9:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Do So Many People Here Want IFE To Be Removed?
Replies: 142
Views: 24665

RE: Why Do So Many People Here Want IFE To Be Removed?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/1337Delta764" class="quote" target="_blank">1337Delta764</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i>Well, the fact that in-flight Wi...

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by pfletch1228
Fri Jun 21, 2013 10:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Easyjet Ordered/demanded 192 Seats A320
Replies: 63
Views: 26764

RE: Easyjet Ordered/demanded 192 Seats A320

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BoeingVista" class="quote" target="_blank">BoeingVista</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>It also removes one of the Boeing ...

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by pfletch1228
Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Zimbabwe Plans To Take On An A380
Replies: 54
Views: 29037

RE: Air Zimbabwe Plans To Take On An A380

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DexSwart" class="quote" target="_blank">DexSwart</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>This seems a little rediculous, however, Z...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Jun 10, 2013 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African Seeks Up To 30 New Widebodies
Replies: 65
Views: 20316

RE: South African Seeks Up To 30 New Widebodies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/zeke" class="quote" target="_blank">zeke</a> (<a href="#54" class="quote">Reply 54</a>):<br/><i>As far as crew costs are concerned, I believe th...

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by pfletch1228
Sun Jun 09, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African Seeks Up To 30 New Widebodies
Replies: 65
Views: 20316

RE: South African Seeks Up To 30 New Widebodies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/zeke" class="quote" target="_blank">zeke</a> (<a href="#43" class="quote">Reply 43</a>):<br/><i> IMHO the best move for SAA would be to partner ...

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by pfletch1228
Fri Jun 07, 2013 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South African Seeks Up To 30 New Widebodies
Replies: 65
Views: 20316

RE: South African Seeks Up To 30 New Widebodies

The A350 won this competition in March 2013 already : <a href="http://mg.co.za/article/2013-03-22-00-r10bn-contract-behind-the-dogfight-at-saa" target="_blank">http://mg.co.za/article/2013-03-22-0...ontract-behind-the-dogfight-at-saa</a> Of course, the transport ministry had a fit and fired the CEO ...

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by pfletch1228
Mon Nov 05, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1Time Low Cost Operator Shuts Down
Replies: 16
Views: 9812

RE: 1Time Low Cost Operator Shuts Down

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BoeingGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">BoeingGuy</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Quite frankly, that was one of the airli...

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by pfletch1228
Thu May 17, 2012 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss To Replace A340 With Larger Jet
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RE: Swiss To Replace A340 With Larger Jet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/penguins" class="quote" target="_blank">penguins</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>The old Swissair had ordered A346s befor...

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