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by SkyTeamNo1
Fri Jul 23, 2004 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N6 Back On The Skies!
Replies: 12
Views: 3395

RE: N6 Back On The Skies!

well, against what was rumoured, Nuevo Continente's first flight took off early this morning, continuing today with lots more, all domestic. Press here says that flights are sold out (surely with ex-stranded pax), and so far it goes smoothly I agree Nuevo Continente would do good in changing it's im...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Fri Jul 23, 2004 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N6 Back On The Skies!
Replies: 12
Views: 3395

RE: N6 Back On The Skies!

last news say that Nuevo Continente may not make it as soon as tomorrow, as a lot of paperwork needs to be done: change ceritifications, check new share holding status, check all grounded aircraft for airworthiness etc

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Jul 22, 2004 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N6 Back On The Skies!
Replies: 12
Views: 3395

RE: N6 Back On The Skies!

well, las informations say that not every worker has bought shares, still there is some confussion about payments.

the sad side of the story is that the new boss is a guy who also has problems with law (fortunately, this is an interim directory)

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Jul 22, 2004 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N6 Back On The Skies!
Replies: 12
Views: 3395

N6 Back On The Skies!

Aerocontinente what i thought was the most logical decission has taken place: the Zevallo's family (owners and directors of <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym>) have stepped down, diluting shares among all 1,500 workers. in so doing, the "new" airline (called Nuevo Continente -ugly ...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 20, 2004 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

i still feel very normal trying to make business using your nationality as a plus-to-sell. is like, when you buy a french wine, most of the produces try to make as clear as possible, in as many places as possible in the bottle that that wine is french, and that is (for them) a plus. and nobody would...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 20, 2004 12:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

SOUTHAMERICA you said: "while AeroContinente is using theirs to negatively promote others...." i ask: by which saying "100% peruanos" might be bad for others??? it's true that publicity has it's subliminal messages lying behind, but i guess it's the natural right for any peruvian national to feel pr...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 20, 2004 12:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Grupo Taca To Start Code-share With Avianca!
Replies: 15
Views: 6321

RE: Grupo Taca To Start Code-share With Avianca!

thinking of <acronym title="Copa Airlines (Panama)">CM</acronym>, <acronym title="Avianca (Colombia)">AV</acronym>, and Taca altogether in skyteam for the latin american region is as complicated as of thinking of <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>, <acronym title="Delta Air Lin...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Mon Jul 19, 2004 8:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

Arcano ok, got your point. my only thought was that it was good for me to support local ventures, and also not to bash on others. i agree with you on the fact that <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym> management is manipulatory, and that is not something i support. i do support the p...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Mon Jul 19, 2004 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

Arcano well, unfortunately, i cannot prove you the fact that <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym> has risen it's prices. here in peru we dont have any online travel agency whatsoever. anyways, is not for me to tell how bad guys are <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym>'s managers. their are doing...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sun Jul 18, 2004 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

no no in this case, arcano, i am afraid you are wrong. in peru, domestic tickets are mostly selled in the ticket agencies of the airports. fares are not even published in reservations systems, but on papers that they put in the agencies. it is like, think of a bus station where they put whatever pri...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sun Jul 18, 2004 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Grupo Taca To Start Code-share With Avianca!
Replies: 15
Views: 6321

RE: Grupo Taca To Start Code-share With Avianca!

Is this a signal for TACA joining the SkyTeam?

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sat Jul 17, 2004 3:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

Debonair: it will, for sure the point is how hurt it will at that time yes, it is very regrettable the fact that <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym> has risen it's prices that makes you think how "compromised" is <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym> with the peruvian public, and with their pock...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Jul 15, 2004 9:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

FLY2LIM

Not to confuse LP with PL
Just a little observation

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by SkyTeamNo1
Wed Jul 14, 2004 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

The problem is that <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym> is a peruvian-chilean company allowed to succedd in Peru, by contrast of <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym> that was sacked out of Chilean market. this fact makes the chiel-eru rivalcy sentiment to rise even more. I am not ...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Wed Jul 14, 2004 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

Firstly, <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym> has not been taken its routes out. Government and <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym> are completing paperwork to put the airline back in the skies, where it surely belongs. Maybe by the end of the week it will be done (t...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Wed Jul 14, 2004 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

well, today it seems that no <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym> has been allowed to take off. there are lots of stranded tourists around the country. there are no special arrengements to fill those gaps (at least that is what i can tell from <acronym title="Lima - Jorge Chavez Int'...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

in this press release it's stated that it will be on a 763

http://micro.newswire.ca/release.cgi?rkey=1203243889&view=57028-1&Start=0

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

let me make some research on that

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

yes

from YYZ
in november
there are some threads on it
i already saw some ads in lima's press

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

Arcano i dont want to start the already-becoming-popular peru vs chile threads. i am just talking aviation, not nationalism whatsoever. i do appreciate <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym> here because they brought modern fleet, jobs and a rival to <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acron...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

Air Madrid is a newcomer here in <acronym title="Lima - Jorge Chavez Int'l (LIM), Peru">LIM</acronym>. Let's see how it goes. <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> is also a newcomer (albeit not an european one) Maybe new US immigration rules make Europeans come more often to LatAm (a good sign i...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

well, AeroPeru was another history... when mexicans came, they modernized somehow the fleet, and the routes i was a kid at that time, but i remember people feeling good about it. I remember something called "Servicio Inca Imperial", that was how they branded First Class. Now THAT was a good marketin...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 8:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

why?? political crisis economical slump terrorism all those 3 we have suffered in peru apart from constant changing rules from our governments which makes foreign investors to think twice before daring to come. it's sad to tell, but that is the true. nowadays situation seems to get somehow better, b...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 8:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

the national strike will not have, as far as i know, any impact on aviation movements, as no pilots, crew or atcs syndicates are aligned with it

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 8:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Some Facts After 30 Years Of Airbus
Replies: 26
Views: 7665

RE: Some Facts After 30 Years Of Airbus

uhmmm

i was really surprised by the level of this thread. no war, all nice talking. until Dc10guy lighted the fire.

hope it doesnt get lost on our infamous wars

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 7:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

KL is good. I took them last year. I enjoyed pretty much. The <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym>-<acronym title="Lima - Jorge Chavez Int'l (LIM), Peru">LIM</acronym> flight was overbooked, sold out! I checked first class and was full (for those who will tel...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 7:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

Relayze yes, that is our feeling. <acronym title="Lan Peru">LP</acronym> is great, is giving jobs to peruvians, as well as making this country better. No problem on that. Is just that maybe we need a sense of being able to make something of our own. I must confess I dont fly <acronym title="Aero Con...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

in El Comercio (main newspaper of the country) there is some info <a href="http://www.elcomercioperu.com.pe/Online/" target=_blank>http://www.elcomercioperu.com.pe/Online/</a> hard times for <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym>. not that i want to be nationalist, but i, for one, love...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aero Continente Suspended
Replies: 104
Views: 7266

RE: Aero Continente Suspended

well, if this becomes effective, we are on the inminent path to the disappearance of AeroContinente. Now, <acronym title="Aero Continente (Peru)">N6</acronym> might not be the best airline around but it serves cities that other carriers don't here in Peru. I don't know what happened with the <acrony...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

I guess we don't have such demand down here for 14x. That's why I think it is a good idea to start direct services to other Europeean cities ex LIM

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 2:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

Hi Arcano No I don't know. Let me research on that, although I highly doubt so. They are promoting the <acronym title="Lima - Jorge Chavez Int'l (LIM), Peru">LIM</acronym>-GYE-<acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym> service. I guess if they were to start <acronym title="L...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 2:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

RE: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

Luisca: They use a 343. A friend of mine just came from <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym> with them. He says services is pretty good (although i must admit that Lima is served by not so reknown-for-they-service airlines) MAH4546 Good to know. Thanks I wasn't aware o...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 13, 2004 2:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?
Replies: 30
Views: 3621

IB MAD-LIM 2x Today. Why?

i was checking lima airport's website, and there are two <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> flights ex <acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acronym> arriving today. AFAIK they only had one daily to <acronym title="Lima - Jorge Chavez Int'l (LIM), Peru">LIM</acronym>. ...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Mon Jul 12, 2004 4:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Never Flown An Airbus Long-hual.
Replies: 49
Views: 7273

RE: Never Flown An Airbus Long-hual.

my best fly ever was a <acronym title="Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (Dorval) (YUL / CYUL), Canada - Quebec">YUL</acronym>-<acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> on an <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym>'s 343 i had the sensation...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Wed Jul 07, 2004 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Europe - Latin America
Replies: 50
Views: 3276

RE: Europe - Latin America

Air Europa also serves LIM and UIO
KL serves UIO (and GYE?) via BON

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Jul 06, 2004 5:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Africa - Latin America Flights
Replies: 22
Views: 2696

Africa - Latin America Flights

LAP, Paraguay's airlines did serve Dakar on it's way to various European destinations, back on the early 90s

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sun Feb 29, 2004 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Airline In The World
Replies: 83
Views: 14205

RE: Best Airline In The World

1. Air France (making the sky the best space on earth indeed)
2. Lan Chile (modern fleet, nice ptvs)
3. KLM (great network)
4. Continental (business oriented)
5. Iberia (nice LatAm network)

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Feb 19, 2004 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's European Network From JFK
Replies: 73
Views: 5399

RE: Delta's European Network From JFK

STT757: "As Prosa pointed out, <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> does not serve LONDON, nor Tokyo, nor Latin America. <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> has a huge advantage at <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA ...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Wed Feb 11, 2004 3:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I Wld Like 2 See AA Fly 2 ___ From___
Replies: 31
Views: 2697

RE: I Wld Like 2 See AA Fly 2 ___ From___

from MIA and JFK to CUS

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sun Jan 18, 2004 1:22 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Cannot Read First Post
Replies: 6
Views: 558

Cannot Read First Post

hi

i need help on knowing why i cannot read the very first post of any topic on the forums...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Dec 30, 2003 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Senario Would'nt You Like To Be In?
Replies: 26
Views: 6162

RE: Which Senario Would'nt You Like To Be In?

this thread should have one more item
5. actual plane hi jacking

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sun Nov 23, 2003 7:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Things You Have Taken From Aircraft!
Replies: 187
Views: 16300

RE: Things You Have Taken From Aircraft!

ehhh...
here i go: i have stolen TWICE life vests...
they are such a feat!

thanks continental

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Sep 18, 2003 7:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Airline You Flew With?
Replies: 160
Views: 6938

RE: First Airline You Flew With?

mine PL
GYE-LIM
back on the 70s

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by SkyTeamNo1
Fri Sep 12, 2003 10:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France Proudly Announces...
Replies: 20
Views: 5026

RE: Air France Proudly Announces...

wouldn't it be great to also see Copa, Avianca and furthermore Emirates on the SkyTeam??

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by SkyTeamNo1
Fri Aug 22, 2003 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tower Air Interiors Pics
Replies: 37
Views: 9025

RE: Tower Air Interiors Pics

great pics, milemaster

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Aug 21, 2003 8:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Have You Flown With?
Replies: 154
Views: 11418

RE: What Airlines Have You Flown With?

Iberia
Air France
Ryanair
easyJet
KLM
KLM cityhopper
Continental
Copa
Aerocontinente
AeroPeru
LanPeru
Varig
Air Canada

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by SkyTeamNo1
Wed Aug 20, 2003 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France And KLM In Merger Talks
Replies: 31
Views: 7627

RE: Air France And KLM In Merger Talks

it's kinda hard to see such mergers since both are great companies carrying too much of national proud: it would be non-strategical nevertheless it would be great to see KLM joining SkyTeam (as well as <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>, <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)...

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by SkyTeamNo1
Tue Aug 19, 2003 6:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental Or Us Airways Which Is Better And Why?
Replies: 15
Views: 6774

RE: Continental Or Us Airways Which Is Better And Why?

By far, Continental

a wide latin america network
great hubs
great service
and they're to go SkyTeam!

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by SkyTeamNo1
Thu Aug 14, 2003 9:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wich Airline Do You Like The Best?
Replies: 59
Views: 9249

RE: Wich Airline Do You Like The Best?

i would stick with Continental

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by SkyTeamNo1
Sat Aug 02, 2003 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Top 5 Commercial Aircraft
Replies: 36
Views: 10701

RE: Top 5 Commercial Aircraft

oh, is that valid?

then

1. Concorde
2. A330
3. A346
4. B744
5. MD11
6. 777
7. A343
8. 738
9. IL96
10. 727

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