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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Running 767s ORD-IND, ORD-PHL.
Replies: 46
Views: 5381

RE: UA Running 767s ORD-IND, ORD-PHL.

We see a 763 about twice a year here in <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym>. We had a daily DC-10 when I transferred in back in 98. We have three brand new loaders that are collecting rust. We also have five enclosed bucket de-icers that are used about ...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Mainline Coming Back To AVP
Replies: 21
Views: 4967

RE: US Mainline Coming Back To AVP

I like how the airport is on a plateau. It was pretty fun coming in low on the Dash.

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Short Flight On Widebodies
Replies: 116
Views: 13502

RE: Short Flight On Widebodies

<i>I have flown the DC-10 on more than one occasion <acronym title="Colorado Springs - Municipal (Peterson AFB) (COS / KCOS), USA - Colorado">COS</acronym>-<acronym title="Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym>. 64 statute miles. </i> I remember loading...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Mainline Coming Back To AVP
Replies: 21
Views: 4967

RE: US Mainline Coming Back To AVP

The last time I flew into <acronym title="Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International (AVP), USA - Pennsylvania">AVP</acronym> was in 1988. I flew Piedmont from <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Maryland">BWI</acronym> in a Dash-8. I think US had five M/...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Florida To Europe
Replies: 18
Views: 3840

RE: Air Florida To Europe

They served SNN also.

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LCC's And California
Replies: 7
Views: 2288

RE: LCC's And California

Yep, California had two LCC. PSA and Aircal. Too bad US and AA destroyed them.  Sad

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Running 767s ORD-IND, ORD-PHL.
Replies: 46
Views: 5381

RE: UA Running 767s ORD-IND, ORD-PHL.

<i>To the best of my knowlege <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> has no plans for widebodies in <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym>, unless they are last minute equipment substitutions. <acronym title="Philadelphia - Internati...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 7452

RE: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities

Are you talking about the superbay that <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> and <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> share in <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>? TWA's old Hangar is right next to 101. They turn...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 7452

RE: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities

Thanks for the welcome UPSfueler. I know <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> has some older hangars also. I think Pan Am and Flying Tigers had one there. I don't know if they torn them down or not. I haven't been to <acronym title="San Francisc...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying To The Wrong Airport
Replies: 60
Views: 19539

RE: Flying To The Wrong Airport

A United DC-8 landed at Troutdale airport in Oregon in the 60's. Its about 10 miles east of <acronym title="Portland - International (PDX / KPDX), USA - Oregon">PDX</acronym>. The old guys I work with said, they had to remove all the seats from the plane, so it could take off from the 4,000 runway. ...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Would You Change In Your Airport?
Replies: 75
Views: 8406

RE: What Would You Change In Your Airport?

PDX

Better concessions in the main terminal. Wendy's has to go. Relocate the customs to the main terminal.

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braniff 747's
Replies: 13
Views: 5299

RE: Braniff 747's

When I worked at <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>. We use gates 2, 3, and 4 in 2W. Gate 4 was a widebody gate for Braniff. The jetways still had the <acronym title="Britannia Germany">BN</acronym> logo in them, some 12 years after they went...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin LCC Base: BOS, IAD, SFO?
Replies: 21
Views: 2465

RE: Virgin LCC Base: BOS, IAD, SFO?

All those airports don't seem like a LCC airport. STL would be a good contender

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS & FedEx Still Have A300's On Order?
Replies: 25
Views: 5523

RE: UPS & FedEx Still Have A300's On Order?

I think UPS should of bought more 767-300F's and not the A300. UPS has too many different planes in their fleet.

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 7452

What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities

I work for United. We have hangers in <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>, <acronym title="Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado">DEN</acronym>, <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA -...

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by ramprat74
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's 744s Lousy Config. For Long Flights
Replies: 35
Views: 6824

RE: United's 744s Lousy Config. For Long Flights

United had a couple of 744's that had 128 business class seats. These aircraft flew primary on the <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - New Tokyo International / Narita (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acrony...

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