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by alasizon
Sun Jun 26, 2011 1:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Delta Flight Question
Replies: 7
Views: 5377

RE: Delta Flight 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/FlyASAGuy2005" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyASAGuy2005</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Nevermind, I see it was on the 2...

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by alasizon
Sun Jun 26, 2011 1:28 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: B737-600 Vs E190 Baggage Volume
Replies: 6
Views: 6259

RE: B737-600 Vs E190 Baggage Volume

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/2travel2know2" class="quote" target="_blank">2travel2know2</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I didn't expect the B737-600 to ...

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by alasizon
Sun Jun 26, 2011 1:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Delta Flight Question
Replies: 7
Views: 5377

RE: Delta Flight 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/FlyASAGuy2005" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyASAGuy2005</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Would need the date that you tra...

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by alasizon
Sun Jun 26, 2011 12:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Delta Flight Question
Replies: 7
Views: 5377

Delta Flight Question

Since I was on this flight and I just wanted to go back and look at my flight path, I noticed something odd about this flight. DL2363 <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / K...

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by alasizon
Mon Jun 13, 2011 12:54 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: UA 930/931 SFO-LHR Operational Issues
Replies: 2
Views: 6593

RE: UA 930/931 SFO-LHR Operational Issues

I know here in Socal, it has been quite cloudy and a bit foggy. My guess is that with the way <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> is, the fog most likely is effecting it too and as a result, <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / ...

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by alasizon
Sat Jun 11, 2011 10:19 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 777-200: Rolling After Take-Off
Replies: 24
Views: 7221

RE: 777-200: Rolling After Take-Off

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LTC8K6" class="quote" target="_blank">LTC8K6</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>How would the OP really know "the second" th...

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by alasizon
Sat Jun 11, 2011 8:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight That Crosses The Most Time Zones
Replies: 10
Views: 10464

RE: Flight That Crosses The Most Time Zones

The <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> route crosses 12 time zones (Flies through 14, including dept and arrival time zones) eastbound from <acronym title="Newark - Lib...

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by alasizon
Sat Jun 11, 2011 1:25 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 777-200: Rolling After Take-Off
Replies: 24
Views: 7221

RE: 777-200: Rolling After Take-Off

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RussianJet" class="quote" target="_blank">RussianJet</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Quoting louA340 (Reply 4): I'm not an ...

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by alasizon
Mon May 30, 2011 11:27 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gate Checks Out Of Control.
Replies: 65
Views: 9139

RE: Gate Checks Out Of Control.

I was at <acronym title="Santa Ana - John Wayne / Orange County (SNA / KSNA), USA - California">SNA</acronym> today picking up a friend from the airport and I saw a couple of people who when they were checking in tried to sneak a "this is totally a carry-on even though it looks like a checked bag an...

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by alasizon
Mon May 30, 2011 6:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airline Corporate Flight Departments
Replies: 2
Views: 3078

RE: Airline Corporate Flight Departments

Most airlines on their websites have links to their corporate travel department. Also, many airlines, like AS have programs such as Easy Biz for businesses like yours.

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by alasizon
Mon May 30, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gate Checks Out Of Control.
Replies: 65
Views: 9139

RE: Gate Checks Out Of Control.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JAGflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">JAGflyer</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i>Should the check-in agents not be screen...

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by alasizon
Wed May 11, 2011 12:42 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gate Checks Out Of Control.
Replies: 65
Views: 9139

RE: Gate Checks Out Of Control.

While they aren't "gate checks", the Ala Carte program at <acronym title="Horizon Air (USA)">QX</acronym> has steadily been growing. I was on a flight recently out of <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym> (I think it was to <acronym title="Boise - Air Ter...

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by alasizon
Mon May 02, 2011 4:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Tomorrow (5/2) What To Expect
Replies: 8
Views: 6177

RE: Flying Tomorrow (5/2) What To Expect

The only change I would expect tomorrow is increase in use of body scanners.

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by alasizon
Sun May 01, 2011 12:23 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

And taxiways K and E and maybe part of A at the end of 3/21 are currently out of use due to a disabled <acronym title="Garuda Indonesia">GA</acronym> aircraft that just landed and was greeted by airport operations. As a result, departures are having to hold on either Tango just before E2 or on Echo ...

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 30, 2011 11:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

A slight update, the baggage sorting tent is closed so I am unsure of when it is coming down and if C1 will reopen.

Also, AA is back to using C11 for some MD80 flights (there was one there today).

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by alasizon
Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>Also - If I remember correctly the hidden ...

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by alasizon
Tue Apr 26, 2011 1:16 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Who Assigns Gates To Aircraft?
Replies: 24
Views: 8658

RE: Who Assigns Gates To Aircraft?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AmricanShamrok" class="quote" target="_blank">AmricanShamrok</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>how does the air traffi...

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by alasizon
Mon Apr 25, 2011 6:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Reverse Seating On WN
Replies: 33
Views: 7547

RE: Reverse Seating On WN

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/racsome" class="quote" target="_blank">racsome</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>Those were awesome seats for families. Jus...

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by alasizon
Mon Apr 25, 2011 4:01 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Reverse Seating On WN
Replies: 33
Views: 7547

RE: Reverse Seating On WN

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bikerthai" class="quote" target="_blank">bikerthai</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>What does Alaska do?</i></font></td></...

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by alasizon
Mon Apr 25, 2011 2:58 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Designed Airport (operational)
Replies: 48
Views: 10738

RE: Best Designed Airport (operational)

In terms of taxi-in time, <acronym title="Burbank (/ Glendale / Pasadena) - Bob Hope (Lockheed Air Terminal) (BUR / KBUR), USA - California">BUR</acronym>. Though overall, I would say that <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym>, <acronym title="Seattle / T...

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 23, 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AS 737 Combi Day Trip
Replies: 15
Views: 9123

RE: AS 737 Combi Day Trip

There was a discussion about the freighter and combis here about a month ago.

Here is the Combi/Freighter schedule:

http://www.alaskaair.com/as/www2/cargo/Freighter-Schedule.asp

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 23, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Reverse Seating On WN
Replies: 33
Views: 7547

RE: Reverse Seating On WN

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WNCrew" class="quote" target="_blank">WNCrew</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>I've never seen a -300 with red canoes. I am...

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 23, 2011 8:41 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: New Style Door Frames
Replies: 11
Views: 4063

RE: New Style Door Frames

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/united319" class="quote" target="_blank">united319</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>The paint used to encompass the whole do...

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 23, 2011 3:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Reverse Seating On WN
Replies: 33
Views: 7547

RE: Reverse Seating On WN

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/longhauler" class="quote" target="_blank">longhauler</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>I always thought you could tell by t...

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by alasizon
Fri Apr 22, 2011 11:46 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Reverse Seating On WN
Replies: 33
Views: 7547

RE: Reverse Seating On WN

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bikerthai" class="quote" target="_blank">bikerthai</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>You have to be a real aficionado to te...

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by alasizon
Thu Apr 21, 2011 2:30 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: "Annual Winds" Calculation In Range Circles
Replies: 5
Views: 6122

RE: "Annual Winds" Calculation In Range Circles

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vikkyvik" class="quote" target="_blank">vikkyvik</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Is that just a range, or the plot on a ran...

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by alasizon
Thu Apr 21, 2011 2:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

I'll have to look at it when I'm in <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym> on T/Th/Sa next week. I've never noticed a staircase between <acronym title="Dinar (Argentina)">D7</acronym> and D9 but then again, around there is where I'm being asked by all the ...

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by alasizon
Thu Apr 21, 2011 2:04 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: "Annual Winds" Calculation In Range Circles
Replies: 5
Views: 6122

RE: "Annual Winds" Calculation In Range Circles

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mercure1" class="quote" target="_blank">mercure1</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>85% percentile historical winds/temps have...

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by alasizon
Thu Apr 21, 2011 1:01 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>After dropping off checked bags at the reche...

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by alasizon
Tue Apr 19, 2011 11:50 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Alasizon (Reply 3): <acronym title="...

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by alasizon
Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:23 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>International Gates D10-D15 - I know ...

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by alasizon
Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:14 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Alasizon (Reply 1): They use <acrony...

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 16, 2011 2:35 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Questions About PDX Operations
Replies: 17
Views: 5180

RE: Questions About PDX Operations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AlnessW" class="quote" target="_blank">AlnessW</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>1. Gate C1 is currently blocked off d...

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 16, 2011 12:20 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Steep Approach:Which A/C Are Capable?
Replies: 62
Views: 20321

RE: Steep Approach:Which A/C Are Capable?

I recall the Q400 is certified, and considering some of the flights I've been on, I could see it was possible.

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by alasizon
Sat Apr 09, 2011 6:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Nicest US Airline Terminals
Replies: 58
Views: 8409

RE: Nicest US Airline Terminals

As a spotter, when I travel, I love <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym>'s B concourse, relatively low amount of flights (early morning and evening being the exception), combined with ample room and lots of windows, it gives a pretty good view of the sou...

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by alasizon
Wed Feb 16, 2011 4:49 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Different Gate Numbers Inside And Ouside Terminal
Replies: 9
Views: 4240

RE: Different Gate Numbers Inside And Ouside Terminal

Also, with some locations like terminal A at <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym>, there are more external gates than there are internal gates. Externally, there are 14 stands, A1-A14, internally, only A1-A12 exist. And really, A1 doesn't even exist, it ...

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by alasizon
Sun Feb 06, 2011 12:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Greatest 'overkill' On A Route
Replies: 77
Views: 18918

RE: Greatest 'overkill' On A Route

One could argue that the <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym>-<acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym> market's 50 flights daily (both directions combined) could be a bit overkill, while yes it is gre...

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by alasizon
Tue Jan 25, 2011 3:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CSeries And The Regionals
Replies: 9
Views: 4728

RE: CSeries And The Regionals

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aesma" class="quote" target="_blank">Aesma</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Brit Air. They already got the CRJ-1000.</i></fo...

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by alasizon
Tue Jan 25, 2011 2:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will Majors Charge Fees For Carry-ons Now?
Replies: 18
Views: 4484

Will Majors Charge Fees For Carry-ons Now?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SANFan" class="quote" target="_blank">SANFan</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>I'm wondering how proof of payment for carry-o...

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by alasizon
Tue Jan 25, 2011 2:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will Majors Charge Fees For Carry-ons Now?
Replies: 18
Views: 4484

Will Majors Charge Fees For Carry-ons Now?

Since Spirit has been doing this for over six months now (or longer?), one would think that if it was what the public and the carrier wanted, it would have caught on by now. I highly doubt this will ever catch on with non <acronym title="Santiago - Los Cerrillos (ULC / SCTI) (closed), Chile">ULC</ac...

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by alasizon
Tue Jan 25, 2011 1:22 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CSeries And The Regionals
Replies: 9
Views: 4728

RE: CSeries And The Regionals

Well considering the fact that no major US regional has them on order, taking into account the pilot scope limitations at <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> and <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, the fact that US has E-Jets, and the fact that the new <acronym tit...

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by alasizon
Mon Jan 24, 2011 6:00 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How Well Built Are 737's
Replies: 60
Views: 9947

RE: How Well Built Are 737's

The first aircraft of the A320 family were built before the first B737NGs, so in theory the A320 family is actually older.

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by alasizon
Mon Jan 24, 2011 12:54 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What's Up With This Jetbridge?
Replies: 14
Views: 7313

RE: What's Up With This Jetbridge?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/peanuts" class="quote" target="_blank">peanuts</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>A gate for ATR's? What flies there? </i></fo...

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by alasizon
Mon Jan 24, 2011 12:37 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What's Up With This Jetbridge?
Replies: 14
Views: 7313

RE: What's Up With This Jetbridge?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/peanuts" class="quote" target="_blank">peanuts</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Quoting flashmeister (Reply 1): If you look ...

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