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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 3:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CNN's Anderson Cooper
Replies: 21
Views: 2509

RE: CNN's Anderson Cooper

Wow interesting......Monied, Gay and cute to some.
lol
Nice.............
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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 9:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CNN's Anderson Cooper
Replies: 21
Views: 2509

RE: CNN's Anderson Cooper

Absolutely I have... Just wasnt ready for that response on here
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No worries

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 9:05 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Diversions VS Holding Patterns
Replies: 2
Views: 2088

RE: Diversions VS Holding Patterns

As always you come through with a clear and concise response.
Thank You SKipper

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 7:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CNN's Anderson Cooper
Replies: 21
Views: 2509

RE: CNN's Anderson Cooper

TWFirst....hmmmm I see you are male ... Oh never mind.. To each his own!
 Smile

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 6:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CNN's Anderson Cooper
Replies: 21
Views: 2509

CNN's Anderson Cooper

Did my eyes deceive me when I read a news report that Anderson Cooper, that salty Newsman on CNN is Gloria Vanderbilt's son?
Whaaaaat?
How did I miss that?

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 6:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FA Longhaul Flights
Replies: 0
Views: 2212

FA Longhaul Flights

I have a friend who is a Lead <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</acronym> for <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>, based at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>. He only works long haul International non EU flights. He doesn't seem to mind m...

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 6:27 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Diversions VS Holding Patterns
Replies: 2
Views: 2088

Diversions VS Holding Patterns

The fog in London though not as bad as in years past is still legendary. My question is this... After a hop across the pond, what determines a diversion, besides the obvious lack of fuel as opposed to a holding pattern? I have been in several holds above <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL...

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 5:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Proper Non Rev Etiquette
Replies: 18
Views: 3434

RE: Proper Non Rev Etiquette

Thanx for the responses, It seems as though one should keep a low profile and let the crew set the tone.

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 22, 2003 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Proper Non Rev Etiquette
Replies: 18
Views: 3434

Proper Non Rev Etiquette

I have had my fair share of non rev hops, but other that proper business casual, what is considered appropriate as a non revenue customer, and for that matter what should you expect in terms of in flight service? I have been advised in the past on <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acro...

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by airjampanam
Thu Nov 20, 2003 6:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats The Best Flight You Have Ever Been On?
Replies: 75
Views: 9011

RE: Whats The Best Flight You Have Ever Been On?

My first European flight on Pan Am from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to Frankfurt on a B747. My first 747 flight, still love that ac series The return leg was on the fabled Clipper Juan J Tripp! Business class no less...

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by airjampanam
Fri Nov 14, 2003 6:52 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: De-Icing
Replies: 17
Views: 3800

RE: De-Icing

Avioniker.. That won't be necessary.. You would probably make me think I'm back in school!!!
Appreciated your input.. never heard the term "Newtonian" before.

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by airjampanam
Fri Nov 14, 2003 3:10 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: De-Icing
Replies: 17
Views: 3800

RE: De-Icing

Thank you Pilotpip.. That helped.
I remember that crash too, and the subsequent rescue attempt!

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by airjampanam
Fri Nov 14, 2003 1:32 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: De-Icing
Replies: 17
Views: 3800

De-Icing

Can someone explain the rules regarding de-icing? How much precipitation etc? I remember last winter being on a <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> flight at <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym> that was being de-iced with about only ...

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by airjampanam
Thu Nov 13, 2003 12:49 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Awareness Of Airliners.net
Replies: 5
Views: 686

Awareness Of Airliners.net

Can anyone speculate how aware the airline industry as a whole is of this site?

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by airjampanam
Wed Nov 12, 2003 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ever Been On The US 330-300
Replies: 6
Views: 4202

RE: Ever Been On The US 330-300

I flew them coach last September from <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> to <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> via Charlotte going out and back via Pittsburgh...Coach both directions, service was exce...

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by airjampanam
Tue Nov 11, 2003 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas McCarren What Is It Like?
Replies: 41
Views: 9362

RE: Las Vegas McCarren What Is It Like?

The checkin <acronym title="MAT Macedonian Airlines (Greece)">IN</acronym> is a nightmare and the as far as airlines go.. Southwest had a ton of those lil 737's. The airport gives u a great view of the strip but its very underwhelming during day light hours. Be ready for a brutally hot trip as well,...

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by airjampanam
Mon Nov 10, 2003 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK Routes Pre 1970
Replies: 7
Views: 2210

RE: UK Routes Pre 1970

I was interested in where the stops were say from 1955 till about 1970 or so.
Thanx

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by airjampanam
Mon Nov 10, 2003 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK Routes Pre 1970
Replies: 7
Views: 2210

RE: UK Routes Pre 1970

Thank you ..
what does this mean?

BDA comes to mind....

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by airjampanam
Mon Nov 10, 2003 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK Routes Pre 1970
Replies: 7
Views: 2210

UK Routes Pre 1970

Can someone tell me how European flights from the Caribbean were routed to the UK or Western Europe say when BOAC was in existence?

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by airjampanam
Mon Nov 10, 2003 3:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Nice Moment At BWI
Replies: 5
Views: 1058

RE: A Nice Moment At BWI

True.. that would have been nicer

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 08, 2003 5:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Nice Moment At BWI
Replies: 5
Views: 1058

A Nice Moment At BWI

The writer and his wife live in <acronym title="Lan Chile">LA</acronym> and both work for Uncle Sam. A Day at Baltimore Airport Dear Friends and Family, I hope that you will spare me a few minutes of your time to tell you about something that I saw on Monday, October 27. I had been attending a conf...

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 08, 2003 4:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Supersonic Engines
Replies: 16
Views: 3715

RE: Supersonic Engines

B747skipper
You are the MAN!!!
thanks for your reply.
We can only hope we see another SST at some point.

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 08, 2003 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Supersonic Engines
Replies: 16
Views: 3715

Supersonic Engines

Now that the Concorde has gone belly up, did research come to a halt on supersonic engines when they got hitched to <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> and <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym>? Or could they, or some variation return conceivably on some future aircraft? It's quite a sh...

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by airjampanam
Sat Nov 08, 2003 3:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: If You Could Sit Next To A Celeb, Who?
Replies: 54
Views: 5152

RE: If You Could Sit Next To A Celeb, Who?

AirJamPanAm:

In God's name, WHY?!?!?! I like to say there's a reason why her initials are B.S


She seems to be out of her tree a lot lately... So I wanna know what's rolling around in her head!!!
Initials be damned!
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by airjampanam
Fri Nov 07, 2003 6:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Questions About Driving In England
Replies: 26
Views: 3142

RE: Questions About Driving In England

If you have never driven on that side, and you just must drive in the UK, I suggest you have someone with you to remind you to GET OVER, when you make turns into the wrong lanes around corners etc. The round a bouts will drive you batty as well. I spend a lot of time in London every year, and I NEVE...

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by airjampanam
Fri Nov 07, 2003 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: If You Could Sit Next To A Celeb, Who?
Replies: 54
Views: 5152

RE: If You Could Sit Next To A Celeb, Who?

Plop me down between former President Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey.
And have Barbara Striesand and Elizabeth Taylor in front of me so I can eavesdrop!!!!!!

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by airjampanam
Mon Oct 20, 2003 5:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kill Bill
Replies: 35
Views: 1851

RE: Kill Bill

NO PLOT..UNREAL FIGHT SCENES, GRATUITIOUS GORE....THE WORST MOVIE I HAVE SEEN <acronym title="MAT Macedonian Airlines (Greece)">IN</acronym> A LONG TIME. KEPT FALLING ASLEEP <acronym title="Alaska Airlines (USA)">AS</acronym> WELL. SOMEONE NEEDS <acronym title="President Airlines (Cambodia)">TO</acr...

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by airjampanam
Fri Oct 17, 2003 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tower Air: What Happened To Them?
Replies: 22
Views: 6419

RE: Tower Air: What Happened To Them?

I had an opportunity if you can call it that to fly Tower from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> a few years back. They actually ...

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 16, 2003 10:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Restaurant In NY With Good Views Of Skyline?
Replies: 14
Views: 2986

RE: Restaurant In NY With Good Views Of Skyline?

You may also want to look into the Liberty Cruise Line.
They do dinner and lunch cruises leaving from NYC or across the river in NJ.
Lunch being cheaper of course!

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 16, 2003 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330 And A340: Which Looks The Best?
Replies: 54
Views: 11161

RE: A330 And A340: Which Looks The Best?

HAHAHA KAL744... Good point
I think the 330 is the most well balanced visually in the air right now, winglets and all!

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 16, 2003 3:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Instant Concorde Classic
Replies: 3
Views: 1803

Instant Concorde Classic

What an AMAZING shot!!!!!
https://www.airliners.net/open.file/441886/L/

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 16, 2003 3:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mojave Resting Place
Replies: 1
Views: 1501

Mojave Resting Place

Maybe someone can explain to me the financial consequences of all those aircrafts currently parked in the desert out west. I know after 9/11, many were "stored" due to lack of need. Were all those aircrafts paid for? Can one assume that the financial difficulties of most airlines was exacerbated by ...

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 16, 2003 3:33 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Take Off Emergencies
Replies: 10
Views: 2167

Take Off Emergencies

Can someone clarify this for me, a family member recently was onboard a <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> flight to <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom">MAN</acronym> from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (J...

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 16, 2003 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Longest 757 Route
Replies: 76
Views: 16401

RE: Longest 757 Route

I think the industry has a long way to go in convincing the public, including me that 2 engines across the Atlantic is just fine. Comparing the 757 with the 707 based on aisles isn't the whole picture. It has more to do with 2 additional engines. Perception of safety being everything!! When I first ...

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by airjampanam
Mon Oct 13, 2003 9:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Service On BA
Replies: 15
Views: 2690

RE: Service On BA

BA's 777 service is typically British understated competent service. I have flown <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> several times in coach only, get there early for a bulk head seat, but beware they place families with potentially screaming kids there as well. The food is excellent and t...

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 08, 2003 5:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Strongest Currency
Replies: 11
Views: 1220

Strongest Currency

No matter where I go, it appears that if you have British pounds you are in the money exchange wise.
Can someone explain the "strength" of the old pound sterling?

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by airjampanam
Mon Oct 06, 2003 11:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Happened To Tower Air's Terminal?
Replies: 8
Views: 5008

RE: What Happened To Tower Air's Terminal?

I believe the terminal has been reverted to a hanger...actually when Tower used that location it was the 1st exit as u entered that maddening <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> circle. It was short on amenities though. How ...

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by airjampanam
Sat Oct 04, 2003 5:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Advise (girl Related)
Replies: 41
Views: 3324

RE: Need Advise (girl Related)

I overlooked this thread for a few days.. now I see I was correct in doing so.
Dude!!!
Get over it... It wasn't big enough and she was disappointed.
She's shallow. so move on to the next one!!

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by airjampanam
Sat Oct 04, 2003 3:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Subterranean Baghdad
Replies: 1
Views: 988

Subterranean Baghdad

At the start of the invasion of Iraq, there was a lot of talk and press coverage of Saddam's underground network under the city, to Saddam International etc.
Has anyone heard if those tunnels existence was ever verified and or explored?

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by airjampanam
Sat Oct 04, 2003 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Various Uniforms
Replies: 2
Views: 1654

RE: Various Uniforms

Try this... http://www.uniformfreak.com/index2a.html

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 02, 2003 10:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Almost Single Halle Berry
Replies: 12
Views: 1812

RE: Almost Single Halle Berry

Johnboy I have asked myself that question several times.
Maybe she needs to get that Dorothy Dandridge role out of her head!
She sounds like hard work.
For the record, for all who's lives it affects, I always ignore threads I find ridiculous!
Discuss amongst yourselves!

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 02, 2003 11:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Almost Single Halle Berry
Replies: 12
Views: 1812

Almost Single Halle Berry

She's separated fellas......Let the wishing begin!!!!!!!!!!

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 02, 2003 7:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources
Replies: 26
Views: 2084

RE: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources

Banco....Dead on summary!!!!
I love this board!!!!!!
Nuff Said!

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by airjampanam
Thu Oct 02, 2003 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Major Airline Has The Worst Website?
Replies: 14
Views: 5373

RE: Which Major Airline Has The Worst Website?

Ryannair.. I'm still waiting for my confirmation email from London to Girona, a trip I took in August 2003!!
Even after having to call them in Dublin to confirm my booking I was assured an email shortly.
It never arrived.

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 01, 2003 10:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources
Replies: 26
Views: 2084

RE: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources

Schoenorama, thanks for directly addressing my original thread, points well noted. Dr Kelly's name was publicized by the BBC who supposedly got it from a Government source, hence the Hutton inquiry. All over the same issue(Iraq). Interesting to say the least! On the day of Tony Blairs testimony the ...

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 01, 2003 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hired By An Airline!
Replies: 57
Views: 6120

RE: Hired By An Airline!

Congratulations!!
Just remember to let the occasional spotter in your cockpit!

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 01, 2003 5:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources
Replies: 26
Views: 2084

RE: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources

Cfalk I tend to agree with you, but being a die hard Democrat, I'll add this much, If this had been Clinton, a Kenneth Starr type would be on the case, subpoenas flying left right and center, and the bodies would soon be discovered! But alas its a Republican Administration, so those bodies will NEVE...

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 01, 2003 5:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Next Air Force One?
Replies: 45
Views: 7144

RE: The Next Air Force One?

I was under the impression Boeing made it very clear from the start they were going to do whatever it took to make sure the President flew on a Boeing product rather than some Toulouse toilet.


THAT WAS TOO FUNNY!!
lol

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 01, 2003 3:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources
Replies: 26
Views: 2084

RE: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources

We should only be so lucky!
I was in the UK recently and couldn't believe the furor.
Blair didn't deserve it.
That informant should have kept his mouth shut instead of blabbing to the BBC.
His suicide was unfortunate, luckily for Bush no one has gone belly up yet

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by airjampanam
Wed Oct 01, 2003 2:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources
Replies: 26
Views: 2084

Bush/Blair And The Naming Of Sources

Has anyone else draw a parallel between the ongoing Hutton inquiry in the UK and the just ripening Bush controversy of the naming of a <acronym title="Rome - Ciampino (CIA / LIRA), Italy">CIA</acronym> informant? It seems awfully similar situations of both sides of the Atlantic and the naming of sou...

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