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by catdaddy63
Wed Oct 08, 2014 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Painted Aircraft Part 1
Replies: 2852
Views: 51764

RE: New AA Painted Aircraft - Part 8

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/yyz717" class="quote" target="_blank">yyz717</a> (<a href="#96" class="quote">Reply 96</a>):<br/><i>Why can't these older 752's accept the wingl...

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by catdaddy63
Tue Oct 07, 2014 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 34
Replies: 202
Views: 46311

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 34

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seabosdca" class="quote" target="_blank">seabosdca</a> (<a href="#139" class="quote">Reply 139</a>):<br/><i>Yet in this picture taken yesterday ...

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by catdaddy63
Sat Sep 06, 2014 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Painted Aircraft Part 1
Replies: 2852
Views: 51764

RE: New AA Painted Aircraft - Part 7

Another 752 flew to ROW this morning, anyone know which? Possibly N187AN?

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL9642

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by catdaddy63
Sat Sep 06, 2014 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Painted Aircraft Part 1
Replies: 2852
Views: 51764

RE: New AA Painted Aircraft - Part 7

N185AN is the 757 that has been in <acronym title="Roswell - Industrial Air Center (ROW / KROW), USA - New Mexico">ROW</acronym> for paint. She is scheduled <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>-<acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (M...

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by catdaddy63
Sat Aug 23, 2014 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Painted Aircraft Part 1
Replies: 2852
Views: 51764

RE: New AA Painted Aircraft - Part 7

The flight info: http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N185AN

She's a May 2001 delivery so definately not her retirement flight.

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by catdaddy63
Thu Aug 14, 2014 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: D-ALCR (LH MD-11F) On Its Way To VCV
Replies: 15
Views: 5445

RE: D-ALCR (LH MD-11F) On Its Way To VCV

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bennett123" class="quote" target="_blank">bennett123</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>What is "dunnage"?.</i></font></td></t...

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by catdaddy63
Thu Aug 14, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: D-ALCR (LH MD-11F) On Its Way To VCV
Replies: 15
Views: 5445

RE: D-ALCR (LH MD-11F) On Its Way To VCV

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/GulfstreamFive" class="quote" target="_blank">GulfstreamFive</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Tulsa - Intern...

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by catdaddy63
Thu Aug 07, 2014 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Do Airlines "hate" The ERJ / CRJ Now?
Replies: 77
Views: 26548

RE: Why Do Airlines "hate" The ERJ / CRJ Now?

The 50 seat jets CASM is simply too high with $100/bbl oil. But fuel is only part of the equation. By outsourcing these aircraft to smaller airlines, now there is a need for two companies to make a profit on the same ticket revenue. This squeezes the crews and ground ops to what some would call unre...

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by catdaddy63
Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Flight Reduction In TUL
Replies: 3
Views: 2341

RE: WN Flight Reduction In TUL

TUL is getting it's service right-sized with the end of the Wright Amendment. The service level we had was needed due to the requirement of passengers leaving <acronym title="Dallas - Love Field (DAL / KDAL), USA - Texas">DAL</acronym> to stop in a <acronym title="KLM CityHopper (Netherlands)">WA</a...

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by catdaddy63
Mon Jul 14, 2014 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Train Derails And Sends 3 737 Fuselages Into River
Replies: 265
Views: 64855

RE: Train Derails And Sends 3 737 Fuselages Into River

Boeing and Spirit likely have contingency plans in place for these type of situations. My thinking it's quicker, simpler, and probably cheaper to have Spirit work three replacement frames into production over the next 60 days and resequence the assemly line in Renton rather than try to rework these ...

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by catdaddy63
Wed Jun 18, 2014 2:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: UA870 Diverted To HNL
Replies: 27
Views: 5242

RE: UA870 Diverted To HNL

Doesn't look like a diversion, looks like a planned stop. Crew rest issue? Tech issue? Aircraft was two hours late leaving SYD.

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by catdaddy63
Fri Jun 06, 2014 8:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN At DFW Today...Why?
Replies: 37
Views: 9443

RE: WN At DFW Today...Why?

SWA 25, a 735, diverted to <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> for some reason. Flap issue requiring the longer runway availability? Happens at <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> on occas...

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by catdaddy63
Fri Jun 06, 2014 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Cities For Spirit
Replies: 67
Views: 10896

RE: New Cities For Spirit

TUL will have a couple of gates available once the concourse A renovation is complete mid 2015. <acronym title="Spirit Airlines (USA)">NK</acronym> could offer service to <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> with connections onward. <acronym ti...

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by catdaddy63
Thu May 29, 2014 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Painted Aircraft Part 1
Replies: 2852
Views: 51764

RE: New AA Painted Aircraft - Part 5

Boeings Order and Delivery spreadsheet shows 74 remaining 738 orders. One would expect them all to be AVOD going forward. The they should begin deliveries of the 100 737 MAX-8's theat are on firm order.

[Edited 2014-05-29 11:38:43]

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by catdaddy63
Mon May 19, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last WN And FL Schedule Ext For Nov/Dec May 19.
Replies: 126
Views: 16718

RE: Last WN And FL Schedule Ext For Nov/Dec May 19.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MSYtristar" class="quote" target="_blank">MSYtristar</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>From what I've seen so far, <acronym...

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by catdaddy63
Sat May 10, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Flight Of D-ALCP
Replies: 19
Views: 6713

RE: Last Flight Of D-ALCP

I wont be able to catch her on arrival to <acronym title="Tulsa - International (Municipal) (TUL / KTUL), USA - Oklahoma">TUL</acronym>, but I'll try to catch her on the ramp once she's parked. It's a fenced area not the best angles but I'll give it a shot. On a side note, the tail fin from 737 D-AB...

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by catdaddy63
Wed May 07, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Flight Of D-ALCP
Replies: 19
Views: 6713

RE: Last Flight Of D-ALCP

It will join D-ALCO on the ramp in TUL. D-ALCO is stripped but still on her gear, she will probably be gone soon.

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by catdaddy63
Sat Mar 08, 2014 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Engine-less FX 727 @ BUF
Replies: 8
Views: 2868

RE: Engine-less FX 727 @ BUF

Probably donated to the airport as an ARFF trainer. DEN has a couple of 727 used for deice training.

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by catdaddy63
Thu Feb 27, 2014 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is This Southwest N8327A Leaving PAE?
Replies: 14
Views: 8587

RE: Is This Southwest N8327A Leaving PAE?

Hard to say, all new WN 738's go to PAE for wifi installation upon delivery so it could be a new bird joining the fleet.

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by catdaddy63
Sun Feb 16, 2014 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Equipment Hits Plane At BWI
Replies: 53
Views: 13548

RE: Equipment Hits Plane At BWI

Unfortunate accident, looks like the towbar snapped.

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by catdaddy63
Mon Jan 27, 2014 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First LH MD-11 To Be Scrapped
Replies: 58
Views: 24098

RE: First LH MD-11 To Be Scrapped

Here is a cell phone shot of D-ALCO on the ramp at <acronym title="Tulsa - International (Municipal) (TUL / KTUL), USA - Oklahoma">TUL</acronym>, she's currently located on the south side of RWY 08/26 waiting to be moved to the <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> Technic ramp area to t...

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by catdaddy63
Fri Jan 24, 2014 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First LH MD-11 To Be Scrapped
Replies: 58
Views: 24098

RE: First LH MD-11 To Be Scrapped

D-ALCO has arrived in Tulsa. <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DALCO" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DALCO</a> She should be on the <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> Technic ramp area with D-ABVE and a few smaller 733/5's awaiting the chopper. Technician...

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by catdaddy63
Fri Dec 06, 2013 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 797: What Will It Be?
Replies: 40
Views: 16718

RE: Boeing 797: What Will It Be?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TheRedBaron" class="quote" target="_blank">TheRedBaron</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>It will have 2 engine options and ...

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by catdaddy63
Mon Nov 25, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disabled Aircraft On Runway @ SAN
Replies: 8
Views: 8745

RE: Disabled Aircraft On Runway @ SAN

Flightaware also shows arrivals and departures moving normally. Probably something that was cleared quickly.

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by catdaddy63
Sun Nov 24, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wright Amendment Expiration: Effect?
Replies: 45
Views: 7666

RE: Wright Amendment Expiration: Effect?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/alfa164" class="quote" target="_blank">alfa164</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>After the amendment is gone, there will be n...

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by catdaddy63
Sat Nov 23, 2013 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 23
Replies: 248
Views: 51324

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 23

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tortugamon" class="quote" target="_blank">tortugamon</a> (<a href="#193" class="quote">Reply 193</a>):<br/><i>Looks like all three 787-9s flew t...

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by catdaddy63
Sat Nov 02, 2013 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DAL9883, Charter For What?
Replies: 5
Views: 2594

RE: DAL9883, Charter For What?

It's N702DN which was scheduled to operate DL 283 yesterday.

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by catdaddy63
Sat Nov 02, 2013 5:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DAL9883, Charter For What?
Replies: 5
Views: 2594

RE: DAL9883, Charter For What?

Possibly an extra flight to accomodate yesterdays cancellations at either end.

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by catdaddy63
Wed Oct 30, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Emergency Landing In CDB
Replies: 52
Views: 20311

RE: DL Emergency Landing In CDB

"Rescue" flight on the way from SEA.

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL9932

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by catdaddy63
Tue Oct 15, 2013 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Bringing 744 To TUL To Scrap
Replies: 28
Views: 18507

RE: LH Bringing 744 To TUL To Scrap

D-ABVE has begun her final flight, enroute to TUL to meet her fate.

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DABVE

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by catdaddy63
Sat Oct 12, 2013 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Bringing 744 To TUL To Scrap
Replies: 28
Views: 18507

LH Bringing 744 To TUL To Scrap

<a href="http://www.tulsaworld.com/business/tulsa-s-lufthansa-facility-to-disassemble-boeing/article_c7f6e9da-5aec-55aa-b012-1bd858b89827.html" target="_blank">http://www.tulsaworld.com/business/t...a-5aec-55aa-b012-1bd858b89827.html</a> They have been bringing 733/5 aircraft here to scrap for some ...

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by catdaddy63
Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest's Most Frequently Delayed Flight?
Replies: 20
Views: 8963

RE: Southwest's Most Frequently Delayed Flight?

I would think <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> is delaying for connecting pax in <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> since it's the last nonstop to <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylv...

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by catdaddy63
Sun Oct 06, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Guesses For Next AA Expansion At LAX
Replies: 61
Views: 11532

RE: Best Guesses For Next AA Expansion At LAX

LAX-TUL won't happen anytime soon, UA has tried it several times using the CR7 and dropped it fairly quickly.

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by catdaddy63
Sun Jul 21, 2013 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TUL Offering Incentives For New Service
Replies: 21
Views: 6217

RE: TUL Offering Incentives For New Service

I think <acronym title="Tulsa - International (Municipal) (TUL / KTUL), USA - Oklahoma">TUL</acronym> will certainly see <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym> and possibly <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (Municipal) (PH...

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by catdaddy63
Mon May 27, 2013 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing To Make Door Modification On 737 MAX
Replies: 70
Views: 30725

RE: Boeing To Make Door Modification On 737 MAX

WN has commented in the past that the entryway to the aircraft is a boarding bottleneck. Making the L1 door wider, thus enlarging the pathway might be something they pressed for.

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by catdaddy63
Thu May 23, 2013 11:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 777's At Kgus
Replies: 4
Views: 2630

RE: AA 777's At Kgus

The thread discussing <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>'s paint schedules: <i><a href="/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/5738278" target="_blank">New <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> Painted Aircraft - Part 2</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/pro...

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by catdaddy63
Thu May 23, 2013 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 777's At Kgus
Replies: 4
Views: 2630

RE: AA 777's At Kgus

Painting them into the new livery.

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by catdaddy63
Wed May 08, 2013 2:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/delivery Thread Part 14
Replies: 250
Views: 46524

RE: 787 Production/delivery Thread Part 14

"On Tuesday, India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation gave the go-ahead to the planes after a joint meeting of officials from Air India and Dreamliner-maker Boeing." <a href="http://www.khaleejtimes.com/kt-article-display-1.asp?xfile=data/aviation/2013/May/aviation_May15.xml&section=aviatio...

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by catdaddy63
Mon May 06, 2013 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would WN Benefit From 757/767?
Replies: 39
Views: 8863

RE: Would WN Benefit From 757/767?

Looking back at <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym>'s history, the 732 seated about 122 pax. The 733 and 73G carried 137. The advent of the 738 brought 175 seat capacity. So over the years they have incrementally increased ASM's. The 73G Evolve program increases capacity to 143. T...

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by catdaddy63
Sat Feb 23, 2013 9:17 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Davis-Monthan Question?
Replies: 2
Views: 4529

RE: Davis-Monthan Question?

<a href="http://www.amarcexperience.com/ui/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=118&Itemid=238" target="_blank">http://www.amarcexperience.com/ui/in...ent&view=article&id=118&Itemid=238</a> Not sure what the update frequency is, but this is probably the best source av...

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by catdaddy63
Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WN 254 Diversion To TUL: Re Smoke
Replies: 0
Views: 2869

WN 254 Diversion To TUL: Re Smoke

<a href="http://www.newson6.com/story/20639178/southwest-plane-diverted-to-tulsa-wtih-mechanical-problems" target="_blank">http://www.newson6.com/story/2063917...-to-tulsa-wtih-mechanical-problems</a> <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWA254/history/20130121/1420Z/KMCI/KTUL" target="_blank...

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by catdaddy63
Sat Jan 19, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/18 - Part 4
Replies: 159
Views: 25599

RE: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/18 - Part 4

I'm still neutral on the new tail, the rest is fine. I want to see the new paint in the flesh before I make a final judgement. But, bottom line is that as long as they get me from point A to point B reliably, and at a competitive price, it really doesn't matter.

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by catdaddy63
Thu Jan 17, 2013 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA BIG Announcment SET For JAN.18th
Replies: 113
Views: 30821

RE: AA BIG Announcment SET For JAN.18th

N718AN (7LB) is on her way to <acronym title="Victorville - Southern California Logistics (International) (George AFB) (VCV), USA - California">VCV</acronym>. <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL9708" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL9708</a> And a 738 is planned to f...

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by catdaddy63
Mon Jan 14, 2013 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's 77W Is On The Move
Replies: 113
Views: 35850

RE: AA's 77W Is On The Move

http://paineairport.com/kpae5815.htm

7LC returned to PAE painted just like the first two.

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by catdaddy63
Fri Dec 21, 2012 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA Color Scheme Confirmed...painted - Part 4
Replies: 188
Views: 82394

RE: New AA Color Scheme Confirmed...painted - Part 4

It looks like <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>'s third 77W is headed to <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym> for paint over the holidays: <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE303" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live...

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by catdaddy63
Wed Dec 19, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questionable AA 752 @ Kbdl
Replies: 4
Views: 2212

RE: Questionable AA 752 @ Kbdl

Looks like she is headed to a new home. <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N637AM" target="_blank">http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N637AM</a> She flew <acronym title="Roswell - Industrial Air Center (ROW / KROW), USA - New Mexico">ROW</acronym>-<acronym title="Windsor Locks (Hartford / S...

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by catdaddy63
Fri Dec 07, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: APA Members Approve AMR/AA Contract
Replies: 12
Views: 5817

RE: APA Members Approve AMR/AA Contract

From the Information Hotline on the <acronym title="Denver - Centennial (Arapahoe County) (APA), USA - Colorado">APA</acronym> website: <a href="http://public.alliedpilots.org/apa/default.aspx" target="_blank">http://public.alliedpilots.org/apa/default.aspx</a>++ <acronym title="Denver - Centennial ...

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by catdaddy63
Wed Nov 21, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 11
Replies: 278
Views: 31364

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread Part 11

Two B1 flights scheduled for this afternoon. ZA462 for QR, and ZA289 for UA.

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by catdaddy63
Fri Nov 16, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TUL New Air Service Monday 11/19/12
Replies: 36
Views: 3203

RE: TUL New Air Service Monday 11/19/12

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ANA787" class="quote" target="_blank">ANA787</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>My bid is <acronym title="United Airlines (USA...

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