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by KLM11
Sat Jan 31, 2004 10:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Favorite Passenger Airplane 2 Ride On
Replies: 29
Views: 3620

RE: Favorite Passenger Airplane 2 Ride On

Long Haul:

B777-200
B767-200/300/400
A340-500
A310

Short Haul:

A319
A320
A321

---KLM11

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 31, 2004 10:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft You Feel The Most Safe Flying On
Replies: 78
Views: 12164

RE: Aircraft You Feel The Most Safe Flying On

Personally, the B777 is VERY nice to ride on. Overall I would prefer any airbus over a 777, or any Boeing for that matter, because when the Boeing's hit turbulance they tend to move up and down, where the Airbus's move side to side. I dont like the feeling of dropping out of the sky! But I have to h...

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by KLM11
Thu Jan 22, 2004 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crew Rest Areas On Flights
Replies: 26
Views: 10081

RE: Crew Rest Areas On Flights

When I was on UA918/935 from <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> (B777-200...

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 20, 2004 6:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA B767 Coach Config.
Replies: 5
Views: 1853

RE: AA B767 Coach Config.

Go to www.seatguru.com and they have it all!

--KLM11  Smile

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 18, 2004 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maldives Airport Question
Replies: 14
Views: 3268

Maldives Airport Question

Hello Everyone,

I am just curious about Maldives (MLE) International Aiport. Why do airlines fly such large planes (i.e. 777, 747, 340 e.t.c.) into there. Where is the demand to go there? It sure looks nice!!

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Fri Jan 16, 2004 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reservations Help!
Replies: 3
Views: 1476

RE: Reservations Help!

Anyone....................Anyone....................

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by KLM11
Fri Jan 16, 2004 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Longest Walk To Customs?
Replies: 32
Views: 3552

RE: Longest Walk To Customs?

At LHR it took me about thirty min. I dont know the gate, but it was on UA.

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Fri Jan 16, 2004 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reservations Help!
Replies: 3
Views: 1476

Reservations Help!

Hello Everyone, I am just curious if it is possible to not be a frequent flier or not have any frequent flier miles, and still have the opportunity of having a FREE or minimal charge upgrade from Economy to say Business or even First? Any airline applys and any destination is fine. Im going <acronym...

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by KLM11
Fri Jan 16, 2004 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is A Redeye Flight?
Replies: 25
Views: 15294

RE: What Is A Redeye Flight?

In quick terms it is an overnight flight leaving late at night and arriving early in the morning

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Thu Jan 15, 2004 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hot Towel Service
Replies: 49
Views: 7183

RE: Hot Towel Service

In Economy Class on UA they are provided on long-haul/ international flights. They are always provided for First and Business Class passengers on any flight.

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 13, 2004 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Biggest Airport In The World?
Replies: 42
Views: 20688

RE: Biggest Airport In The World?

Im not sure about all ther others, but LHR is HUGE, and ORD has the most passenger flights per year (2002).

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No PTVs In LH 340-600?
Replies: 58
Views: 10228

RE: Why No PTVs In LH 340-600?

It also looks that there are no TV'S in the aisle's or on the bulkhead! That would be a misserable flight with no TV. I can only imagine the pain on a long haul (12+ hrs)!!

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US/UA First Class?
Replies: 7
Views: 4160

RE: US/UA First Class?

Ive never flown on US first class, but I have many times on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>. After a flight on US I wanted to see if the first class product was really worth the extra $ and it was not!! I found the legroom poor and the seat recline poor (757). Overall <acronym ti...

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smallest Airline Terminal
Replies: 92
Views: 10861

RE: Smallest Airline Terminal

CLD has one of the smallest I have ever seen. It is a total of two trailers combined and two ramps. One tiny restroom, but its plenty because it is only serviced by <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> from <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LA...

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Customs At Heathrow?
Replies: 14
Views: 3429

RE: Customs At Heathrow?

This is a great question to ask because I was just at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> a few months ago. Im not sure how it is on other airlines, but I was on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>, and the customs security line was about two...

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ever Flown For No Reason
Replies: 112
Views: 9100

RE: Ever Flown For No Reason

I've done <acronym title="Carlsbad - McClellan-Palomar (CLD / CRQ), USA - California">CLD</acronym>-<acronym title="Tucson - International (TUS / KTUS), USA - Arizona">TUS</acronym>-<acronym title="Carlsbad - McClellan-Palomar (CLD / CRQ), USA - California">CLD</acronym> just to give some of our fri...

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 8:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reservations Help!
Replies: 4
Views: 1396

RE: Reservations Help!

Anyone.........Anyone.......... Smile

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 8:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Usairways Wants To Sale ASSETS-HUBS,SHUTTLE, Gates
Replies: 154
Views: 15682

RE: Usairways Wants To Sale ASSETS-HUBS,SHUTTLE, Gates

I would bet that CO, NW, and AA will bid on the gates, shuttle e.t.c.

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 10, 2004 8:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reservations Help!
Replies: 4
Views: 1396

Reservations Help!

This summer (June - August) would it be possible for myself to fly on an <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11. I am going from <acronym title="Carlsbad - McClellan-Palomar (CLD / CRQ), USA - California">CLD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acr...

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Allow Pets Onboard
Replies: 23
Views: 4301

RE: What Airlines Allow Pets Onboard

Anyone............Anyone..............

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental Airlines Service
Replies: 67
Views: 6016

RE: Continental Airlines Service

CO is absolutley great!! Every flight is relaxing and comftorable. The service sometimes tends to slip, but overall I would give them an 8 on a 1-10 scale

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nicest Engine Roar
Replies: 51
Views: 4078

RE: Nicest Engine Roar

Personally, I have always loved the 772's engine roar, and the MD-11's.

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Vs. ATA
Replies: 24
Views: 3142

RE: Southwest Vs. ATA

ATA all the way. I've only flown with them once and it was one of my best flights ever. I flown with southwest a few times and every time was a joke. (this is a personal oppionion)

--KLM11  Smile

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by KLM11
Tue Jan 06, 2004 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Allow Pets Onboard
Replies: 23
Views: 4301

What Airlines Allow Pets Onboard

I was just curious to see what airline(s) allow pets onboard. Is there a weinght limit? Are certain rows designated for pets?

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The A380 Fly This Year?
Replies: 2
Views: 4366

RE: Will The A380 Fly This Year?

Me Too!!  Smile

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Aircraft Will Be Operating These Flights?
Replies: 19
Views: 4770

RE: What Aircraft Will Be Operating These Flights?

Ok Dlx737200 you need to calm down!! If your so commited to having an answer FIND IT OUT YOURSELF!!!

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Extremely Rude Airline Passengers
Replies: 28
Views: 10543

RE: Extremely Rude Airline Passengers

I'm a frequent traveler throught the U.S.A, and I dont ask for much, but what can I say when the flight is two hours late, and the person sitting next to me was about 300 pounds. Prior to takeoff I suggested to the <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</acronym> that he needed a seat extension. ...

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 12:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mesa's Dash 8s
Replies: 7
Views: 2660

RE: Mesa's Dash 8s

I have no clue (Sorry), but I regurarly fly the <acronym title="Carlsbad - McClellan-Palomar (CLD / CRQ), USA - California">CLD</acronym>-<acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> / <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), U...

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Longest Delay
Replies: 10
Views: 2217

RE: Longest Delay

For me it is nothing compared to most everyone else, but when I was on America West going from <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> to <acronym title="Carlsbad - McClellan-Palomar (CLD / CRQ), USA - California">CLD</acr...

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Aircraft Will Be Operating These Flights?
Replies: 19
Views: 4770

RE: What Aircraft Will Be Operating These Flights?

Sorry Dlx737200 I did not read it correctly.

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 8:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Seat Air 2000 757?
Replies: 13
Views: 2760

RE: Which Seat Air 2000 757?

I'm not suere, but seatguru.com has some seatmaps. Of course the exit row, or the bulkhead is never a bad place to sit.  Wink/being sarcastic

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Marshalls An Advantage To Terrorists?
Replies: 75
Views: 4408

RE: Air Marshalls An Advantage To Terrorists?

On 747's the flight marshall normally sits on the upper deck (most commonly in the exit row). That might give the terrorists an advantage of knowing where the air marshall is??

Safe Flying Everyone, KLM11  Smile

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Chance Of An A346
Replies: 9
Views: 2802

RE: Any Chance Of An A346

I have never flown <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym>, but I am suere that most of their A346's are used on their Asia routes. Occoasionally I will see one at <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>, but when I tri...

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by KLM11
Mon Jan 05, 2004 7:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Has The Best First Class?
Replies: 24
Views: 7313

What Airline Has The Best First Class?

I am just curious about what airline has the best First Class. Please include what makes it so special (meals, seat, service e.t.c)

Thanks, and happy new year!!!  Smile

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential New 777 Customers/Sales
Replies: 48
Views: 6343

RE: Potential New 777 Customers/Sales

Maybe <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> for some 773-ER'S or <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> for some 773-ER'S. I doubt that <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> will buy 777's thus they would ban their "4 engines 4 long haul...

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand - What Do You Think?
Replies: 61
Views: 7579

RE: Air New Zealand - What Do You Think?

I rarely ever see them, never flown them, so I cant say much about them, but they look ok to me??  Smile

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Southwest Very Fly To Fresno?
Replies: 23
Views: 4488

RE: Will Southwest Very Fly To Fresno?

I would guess that <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> will service <acronym title="Fresno - Yosemite International (Air Terminal) (FAT / KFAT), USA - California">FAT</acronym> via <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym>, <acro...

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's BA Doing W/ Concorde Gates
Replies: 8
Views: 5661

RE: What's BA Doing W/ Concorde Gates

I have been to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> many times and I always thought that the concorde used to standard jetway. I have seen pictures where there is a concorde in between two <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 744's. If there is such ...

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Delta Livery Do You Like Better?
Replies: 18
Views: 4551

RE: Which Delta Livery Do You Like Better?

Neither. My favorite DL livery is their older one most commonly seen on their MD-80's. If I had to choose ti is the flag looking one (newest)

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is The Point Of Going To MLE
Replies: 1
Views: 5442

What Is The Point Of Going To MLE

I have always wanted to go there, but what is there to do, and why do airlines fly heavies into MLE. I dont see where the demand is?

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: L-1011/DC10/MD11 still flying in the US?
Replies: 29
Views: 15092

RE: L-1011/DC10/MD11 Still Flying In The US?

Three days ago when I was spotting at SAN I saw a World Airways MD-11.

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Aircraft Will Be Operating These Flights?
Replies: 19
Views: 4770

RE: What Aircraft Will Be Operating These Flights?

For your first leg it will most likley be a 752, and for your second leg Im not sure, but <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> is known for using 772, and 767's on flights from <acronym title="Atlanta - The William B Hartsfield International (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> ...

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA,AF,KL Or LH?
Replies: 33
Views: 5334

RE: BA,AF,KL Or LH?

I have not flown on any of those carriers, but when I was on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 918 (<acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>) the servi...

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Appropriate Airport Code?
Replies: 87
Views: 7204

RE: Most Appropriate Airport Code?

Good = <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> for Miami, <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> Bad = <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>. I mean, Washington D.C. Dulles International. I dont und...

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reservations Help Please
Replies: 13
Views: 2513

RE: Reservations Help Please

Hands down, seatguru.com is the BEST site for looking up your seats on a specific plane.

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by KLM11
Sun Jan 04, 2004 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Low Fare Carriers Flying International?
Replies: 30
Views: 5341

RE: Low Fare Carriers Flying International?

I would have to say that <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym>, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>, <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, And <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> are the best low cost carriers (most of...

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 03, 2004 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Odd In Flight Movies!?
Replies: 19
Views: 3533

RE: Odd In Flight Movies!?

A few years ago UA showed us "Congo" on a long haul flight. As a personal opinion is was very innepropreate for young children.

--KLM11

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by KLM11
Sat Jan 03, 2004 10:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sport Teams Planes
Replies: 52
Views: 4741

RE: Sport Teams Planes

A few months ago I spotted a Chartered <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 772 that was said to be carrying the Greed Bay Packers families. I do not follow football, but is is very rare to see a <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 772 at <acronym title="San ...

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by KLM11
Fri Jan 02, 2004 4:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Makes Singapore Airlines So Special?
Replies: 30
Views: 8722

What Makes Singapore Airlines So Special?

I have never flown them. I am looking about going from <acronym title="Carlsbad - McClellan-Palomar (CLD / CRQ), USA - California">CLD</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</...

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by KLM11
Fri Jan 02, 2004 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Do You Prefer? BA Or VS
Replies: 26
Views: 5722

What Airline Do You Prefer? BA Or VS

Why dou prefer it? is one better than the other? Does one have better food/ inflight service?

--KLM11

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