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by BMIFlyer
Sat Aug 06, 2011 11:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Heathrow 787 Meet - September 4th
Replies: 46
Views: 4041

Heathrow 787 Meet - September 4th

So, i'm told that the 787 will be visiting <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> on Sunday September 4th, of course flying into <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>. I am proposing a mini gathering if this does occur! Maybe some photography at Myrtle ...

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Jul 27, 2011 11:46 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Amazing Milky Way Shot Taken In Flight.....
Replies: 27
Views: 7825

Amazing Milky Way Shot Taken In Flight.....

One of the best in flight shots i've ever seen! <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Jetstar-Airways/Airbus-A330-202/1958087/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Jetstar-Airways/Airbus-A330-202/1958087/M/" target="_blank">View Medi...

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by BMIFlyer
Sat Jul 23, 2011 5:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Amy Winehouse Found Dead
Replies: 86
Views: 4428

RE: Amy Winehouse Found Dead

Woah!

I actually have one of her albums "Back to Black" (IMO the best one she made - great voice!).

RIP.

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Jul 21, 2011 6:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS/X-Plane Summer 2011 Screenshot Thread #7
Replies: 209
Views: 33364

RE: FS/X-Plane Summer 2011 Screenshot Thread #7

No shots from me for a while - currently rebuilding my <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> - tripled the RAM to 3GB, doubled the graphics to a 1GB card, etc. FS9 is back on my system but it will take me ages to reconfigure how I had it. Yes I backed ev...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tell Us What You Weigh (if You Wish!)
Replies: 55
Views: 3523

Tell Us What You Weigh (if You Wish!)

I just got home from a jog and jumped on the scales, I weigh 152lb (69kg).

Anyone else wish to divulge?  


Lee

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Jul 14, 2011 6:21 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Am I Missing Something- AI
Replies: 4
Views: 6935

RE: Am I Missing Something- AI

Your problem could be....

AC#5,254,"AIG_B757-200_Thomas_Cook_G-TCBB"

title=AIG Boeing 757-200 RR Thomas Cook Airlines "Egypt"-Logojet

They don't match. Unless i'm misreading your post??

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Jul 14, 2011 2:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Former Air Force Bases That Are Now Civil Airports
Replies: 54
Views: 10284

Former Air Force Bases That Are Now Civil Airports

Can I add <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> to the mix? Yes I know it wasn't a "full" AFB but the south side was - and is now the site of the new Terminal 3 currently (?) being built. <a href="http://www.ausbau.fraport.com/cms/default/rubrik...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Jul 14, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?
Replies: 256
Views: 30974

RE: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?

I'm in Milan. Deciding weather to return to the US in my Omni 777 or wait until after the weekend  

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Jul 14, 2011 2:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS/X-Plane Summer 2011 Screenshot Thread #7
Replies: 209
Views: 33364

RE: FS/X-Plane Summer 2011 Screenshot Thread #7

Just a few from me from a flight in the early hours of this morning  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><img src="http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y69/leebrompton/FS/fsscr001.jpg" width="640" height="480" border=...

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by BMIFlyer
Tue Jul 12, 2011 11:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So, How Have You Been?- Check-in
Replies: 58
Views: 2585

RE: So, How Have You Been?- Check-in

I've been leading a busy life! Busy time at work on the trains - its the summer season so every train is busy! Also, I've just had a few weeks of Military duty to do in June and July. I <i>may</i> be deploying again next year, so been preparing for that possibility. Still have my will to write thoug...

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by BMIFlyer
Sun Jul 10, 2011 9:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Would You Rather: William Or Harry?
Replies: 49
Views: 5855

RE: Who Would You Rather: William Or Harry?

Kate  

filler
filler
filler

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by BMIFlyer
Sun Jul 10, 2011 9:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Seeing An Opera - Recommendations?
Replies: 18
Views: 2408

Seeing An Opera - Recommendations?

Hello, It was suggested to me by a lady friend today that going to see an Opera show in London would be something fun to do - with her on my arm naturally. Anyway, have any of you been to one, specifically in London? If so can you recommend a venue, show, etc? What should I wear, a suit? Hire a Tux?...

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by BMIFlyer
Sun Jul 10, 2011 4:53 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS9 And FSX Best
Replies: 8
Views: 15049

RE: FS9 And FSX Best

Does Windows 7 accept FS9 ok?

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by BMIFlyer
Sun Jul 10, 2011 2:16 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Buying A New Flightsim PC - Advice Please?
Replies: 4
Views: 11906

RE: Buying A New Flightsim PC - Advice Please?

I'm looking at upgrading to this...... Case Xigmatec Midgard Corsair <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> 600W 80+ PSU For Ati 6970 or Nvidia GTX 570 this will be upgraded to Antec True Power 650W CPU Intel Core i7 2600K Quad CPU 4 x 3.3ghz Std, Will run at upto 4.8Ghz Arct...

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by BMIFlyer
Sun Jul 10, 2011 2:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Buying A New Flightsim PC - Advice Please?
Replies: 4
Views: 11906

Buying A New Flightsim PC - Advice Please?

Hi guys, I'm now looking to replace my 2005 purchased windows <acronym title="NEW: Xtra Airways (USA) and OLD: Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym> computer. These are my current specs for the machine I have at home...... <acronym title="America West Airlines (USA)">HP</acronym> Pavilion Media Center ...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Mar 31, 2011 9:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Countries Have You Been To?
Replies: 179
Views: 6118

RE: What Countries Have You Been To?

Canada x6
Czech Republic
Denmark
Egypt
France
Germany
Gozo
Indonesia
Iraq
Kuwait
Malta
Qatar
Singapore
Spain
Sweden
Thailand x4
United Arab Emirates
United States of America (about 30 times)

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by BMIFlyer
Mon Mar 21, 2011 12:18 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: A.net 'Top 5' - All Same Aircraft - A First?
Replies: 7
Views: 4184

A.net 'Top 5' - All Same Aircraft - A First?

Well, I was just wondering, has this ever happened before? Congrats to the photographers of all these shots  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><br/><table align="center" border="0" width="500"><tr><td><center><f...

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by BMIFlyer
Sat Mar 19, 2011 8:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: No Fly Zone Over Libya?
Replies: 324
Views: 13906

RE: No Fly Zone Over Libya?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LMP737" class="quote" target="_blank">LMP737</a> (<a href="#113" class="quote">Reply 113</a>):<br/><i>The million dollar question is what happen...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Mar 11, 2011 2:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When Does Your Birthday Start To Suck?
Replies: 34
Views: 2981

RE: When Does Your Birthday Start To Suck?

Well, im turning 31 in June. No doubt that birthday will suck as I'll probably still be single  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/frown.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> On top of that I'm one living in a new city and as a result have not many friend...

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by BMIFlyer
Tue Mar 08, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Charlie Sheen Fired
Replies: 47
Views: 3198

RE: Charlie Sheen Fired

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tu204" class="quote" target="_blank">Tu204</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I'd hit her, over a...

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by BMIFlyer
Mon Mar 07, 2011 11:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Smallest Airport In Which You've Connected
Replies: 36
Views: 5388

RE: Smallest Airport In Which You've Connected

For me it would have to be <acronym title="Sioux Falls - Joe Foss Field (FSD / KFSD), USA - South Dakota">FSD</acronym>, as mentioned in the following report..... <i><a href="/aviation-forums/trip_reports/read.main/65418" target="_blank">6 Days, 8 Flights & 16000 Miles On UA (Long/Pics)</a></i> ...

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by BMIFlyer
Mon Mar 07, 2011 10:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Charlie Sheen Fired
Replies: 47
Views: 3198

RE: Charlie Sheen Fired

Well after earning over a million dollars an episode I'd say he's not exactly short of cash. He'll cope  

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by BMIFlyer
Sat Mar 05, 2011 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Saudi Arabia Imposes Ban On All Protests
Replies: 13
Views: 2388

Saudi Arabia Imposes Ban On All Protests

<i>All protests and marches are to be banned in Saudi Arabia, the interior ministry has announced on state <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym>. Its statement said security forces would use all measures to prevent any attempt to disrupt public order.</i> <a href="http://www.bbc.co....

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by BMIFlyer
Sun Feb 27, 2011 1:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shortest Taxirun From Runway To Gate
Replies: 74
Views: 13051

RE: Shortest Taxirun From Runway To Gate

I'll add LCY to the list  

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 25, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Any Advice For SAN Spotting?
Replies: 2
Views: 2341

Any Advice For SAN Spotting?

Hi guys, As I have nothing better to do, I am on the verge of buying a round trip to <acronym title="San Diego - International / Lindbergh Field (SAN / KSAN), USA - California">SAN</acronym> from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> next week. Any good spots ...

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 23, 2011 9:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Another New FS/Xplane Screenshot Thread! Part 2
Replies: 149
Views: 23610

RE: Another New FS/Xplane Screenshot Thread! Part 2

No, posky with the latest vc cockpit model  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> The picture was taken on finals to Doha tonight  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile....

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 23, 2011 7:05 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?
Replies: 256
Views: 30974

RE: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?

Just landed in Doha, on time too 

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 23, 2011 6:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?
Replies: 256
Views: 30974

RE: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?

I've just departed <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> heading for DOH. My equipment today is a Qatar 77W <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/biggrin.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> Should be a nice...

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 23, 2011 2:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Considering A Career Move From Railway To Aviation
Replies: 3
Views: 1661

Considering A Career Move From Railway To Aviation

Hello, Those of you who are on my facebook will already know about this..... I have decided that after 12 years working on the railway (1 year as customer host, 11 as conductor) it's time to change my career. I'm edging towards a new career path in aviation. I have 2 choices from what I can see - ca...

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by BMIFlyer
Tue Feb 22, 2011 12:51 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Nok Cessna 208, 737-400, TG A300 Motorcyle Trip
Replies: 14
Views: 15567

RE: Nok Cessna 208, 737-400, TG A300 Motorcyle Trip

Nice write up Larry. Seems I may have to do this part of Thailand on my next trip. Going off the beaten path sure beats staying in BKK all the time.

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by BMIFlyer
Sat Feb 19, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Five C-17 Globemasters At SFO Today
Replies: 12
Views: 8278

RE: Five C-17 Globemasters At SFO Today

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/as739x" class="quote" target="_blank">as739x</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Quoting leamside (Thread starter): The other H...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Another New FS/Xplane Screenshot Thread! Part 2
Replies: 149
Views: 23610

RE: Another New FS/Xplane Screenshot Thread! Part 2

Descending into <acronym title="Philipsburg / St. Maarten - Princess Juliana (SXM / TNCM), St. Maarten">SXM</acronym>  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><img src="http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y69/leebrompton...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 9:25 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?
Replies: 256
Views: 30974

Where Are You In The FS World, Right Now?

Hello, Well the topic title says it all. Where are you now, if you are flying in the flight simulator world? I'm currently at FL370, heading 120, approaching EYZEL (NE of the Turks and Caicos Islands) waypoint en route from <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virgin...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 2:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Etihad Airways YYZ-AUH EY 140 & AUH-KHI EY 221
Replies: 27
Views: 34561

RE: Etihad Airways YYZ-AUH EY 140 & AUH-KHI EY 221

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flightsimboy" class="quote" target="_blank">flightsimboy</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Registration: A6-ETF</i></f...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 2:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)
Replies: 27
Views: 38661

RE: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CARST" class="quote" target="_blank">CARST</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Hello BMIFlyer, good to hear that verdict, addit...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 1:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thai Domestic Flying - Orient Thai Airlines MD82
Replies: 10
Views: 13698

RE: Thai Domestic Flying - Orient Thai Airlines MD82

I started the day with a major headache - I guess you could call it a hangover. I had spent just about all of the previous evening on a self made pub crawl down the varied streets of Patong. I spent most of the night (until about 3am) going in and out of Irish themed pubs, such as Molly Malones and ...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 1:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Thai Domestic Flying - Orient Thai Airlines MD82
Replies: 10
Views: 13698

Thai Domestic Flying - Orient Thai Airlines MD82

Introduction: After my flights to Bangkok earlier in the week on Etihad Airways - see <i><a href="/aviation-forums/trip_reports/read.main/184861" target="_blank">The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/profile/BMIFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">BMI...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 1:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: February Self-Pic Thread
Replies: 76
Views: 9202

RE: February Self-Pic Thread

<a href="http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/184994_489999832713_502647713_5952824_3638064_n.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/184994_489999832713_502647713_5952824_3638064_n.jpg" width="650" height="489" alt="http://a7.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hpho...

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by BMIFlyer
Fri Feb 18, 2011 12:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non Av Trip Report: River Kwai Visit, Etc
Replies: 8
Views: 2740

Non Av Trip Report: River Kwai Visit, Etc

This report follows on from <i><a href="/aviation-forums/trip_reports/read.main/184861" target="_blank">The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/profile/BMIFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">BMIFlyer</a> Feb 17 2011 in Trip Reports)</font> After a few ...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)
Replies: 27
Views: 38661

RE: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)

Leg 4: Date: Mon 15 Feb 2011 Flight: <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym> 17 Route: Abu Dhabi (<acronym title="Abu Dhabi - (Nadia) International (AUH / OMAA), United Arab Emirates">AUH</acronym>) - London Heathrow (<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)
Replies: 27
Views: 38661

RE: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)

Leg 3: Date: Mon 15 Feb 2011 Flight: <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym> 407 Route: Bangkok (<acronym title="Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi International (BKK / VTBS), Thailand">BKK</acronym>) - Abu Dhabi Scheduled Timings: <acronym title="Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi International...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:33 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)
Replies: 27
Views: 38661

RE: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)

Leg 2: Date: Sun 6 Feb 2011 Flight: <acronym title="Etihad Airways (United Arab Emirates)">EY</acronym> 402 Route: Abu Dhabi (<acronym title="Abu Dhabi - (Nadia) International (AUH / OMAA), United Arab Emirates">AUH</acronym>) - Bangkok (<acronym title="Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi International (BKK / VT...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Feb 17, 2011 11:31 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)
Replies: 27
Views: 38661

The Etihad Airways Y Class Experience (with Pics)

Please note: this is a very long and thoroughly descriptive report, with many pictures to accompany it. I do hope however that you will find it an enjoyable read.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><br/><br/><b>...

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by BMIFlyer
Thu Feb 17, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Annual MAN Meet July 2011
Replies: 44
Views: 3369

RE: The Annual MAN Meet July 2011

Yeehaw!!

Put me down 

Attending:

BMIFlyer

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 16, 2011 10:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Seats For HKG Approach And Departure?
Replies: 5
Views: 4867

Best Seats For HKG Approach And Departure?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/workhorse" class="quote" target="_blank">workhorse</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>But since I will not arrive and leave on...

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 16, 2011 9:49 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Seats For HKG Approach And Departure?
Replies: 5
Views: 4867

Best Seats For HKG Approach And Departure?

I'm afraid it all depends on the wind direction on the day....

If flights are landing from the east by the way they will (usually) take off to the west  

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 16, 2011 8:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Arizona SB 1405
Replies: 58
Views: 3163

RE: Arizona SB 1405

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CargoLex" class="quote" target="_blank">CargoLex</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Apparently Arizona is hell bent on earning...

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by BMIFlyer
Wed Feb 16, 2011 3:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Real Life Mario Kart
Replies: 7
Views: 2034

RE: Real Life Mario Kart

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Springbok747" class="quote" target="_blank">Springbok747</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>This is beyond awesome!</i>...

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