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by wdleiser
Tue Mar 07, 2006 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United To Charge For IFE?
Replies: 30
Views: 6075

RE: United To Charge For IFE?

For some reason I thought many airlines charged for headphones... or atleast some do.

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by wdleiser
Mon Mar 06, 2006 4:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do You Think B777-200LR Will Be Far Superior Than?
Replies: 19
Views: 6762

RE: Do You Think B777-200LR Will Be Far Superior Than?

What is the cost of flying a 777-200LR 4000 miles VS a 777-200ER 4000miles with same payload and weight and all? Is the performance similar? Or way off?

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by wdleiser
Mon Mar 06, 2006 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA - Long Haul Flights Outside Of London Unlikely!
Replies: 102
Views: 15772

RE: BA - Long Haul Flights Outside Of London Unlikely!

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by wdleiser
Mon Mar 06, 2006 3:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Top 10 Safest Airlines
Replies: 32
Views: 33027

RE: Top 10 Safest Airlines

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by wdleiser
Mon Mar 06, 2006 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA - Long Haul Flights Outside Of London Unlikely!
Replies: 102
Views: 15772

RE: BA - Long Haul Flights Outside Of London Unlikely!

BA is able to fly to more US cities from London. <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> is able to fly to more UK cities from Newark. What <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> would be doing theoretically, in regards to Continetal, be flying Longhaul flights to Europe from...

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by wdleiser
Sun Mar 05, 2006 5:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Loudest Aircraft Ever
Replies: 104
Views: 13750

RE: Most Loudest Aircraft Ever

Man, them 732's are loud as hell, but with the Hushkits, they come in so quietly, i was at <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> for my first time ever 2 summers ago spotting with a friend of mine, and man..... it was quuuuuiiiiiiiieeeeeettttt with...

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by wdleiser
Sat Mar 04, 2006 12:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bermuda II Research Report
Replies: 35
Views: 3960

RE: Bermuda II Research Report

Any one else have any more Bermuda II resources I can get information from? I need about 6-10 sources which I can site, and A.net opinions won't count... i tried to convince my english teacher we were all unbiased but she called my bluff.

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by wdleiser
Fri Mar 03, 2006 5:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Gets What From NW If......
Replies: 69
Views: 9252

RE: Who Gets What From NW If......

Aren't the NW slots in NRT, Japans concern. Can the US govt. have any say on who Japan sells the slots too?

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by wdleiser
Fri Mar 03, 2006 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bermuda II Research Report
Replies: 35
Views: 3960

RE: Bermuda II Research Report

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by wdleiser
Fri Mar 03, 2006 12:30 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: MD11 Panel
Replies: 10
Views: 5395

RE: MD11 Panel

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by wdleiser
Fri Mar 03, 2006 12:25 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Beginner FMC Question
Replies: 8
Views: 4318

RE: Beginner FMC Question

Also try FeelTheres 737 PIC (pilot in command). <a href="http://www.feelthere.com" target=_blank>www.feelthere.com</a> You can get the 300/400/500 series, it comes with FMC and all. Its really nice too. I love the PMDG aircraft. I like the 744 even more so than the 737 as it automatically gives you ...

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by wdleiser
Wed Mar 01, 2006 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Are The American Airliners Doing?
Replies: 37
Views: 5881

RE: What Are The American Airliners Doing?

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by wdleiser
Wed Mar 01, 2006 6:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bermuda II Research Report
Replies: 35
Views: 3960

RE: Bermuda II Research Report

Thanks for the link,

I would also like to have some personal input from A.netters too. That would be greatly appreciated

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by wdleiser
Wed Mar 01, 2006 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ Demonstrates -900ER For THY In Ýstanbul
Replies: 7
Views: 2776

RE: CRJ Demonstrates -900ER For THY In Ýstanbul

I think they should go with the Q400!

I love that aircraft... although I have never been on it.

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by wdleiser
Wed Mar 01, 2006 4:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bermuda II Research Report
Replies: 35
Views: 3960

Bermuda II Research Report

Hey all A.netters. Today in English class we are beginning a research project. I chose to argue about the Bermuda <acronym title="Business Air (United Kingdom)">II</acronym> treaty, I need both pros and cons about it being kept and it being abolished. I also need information about what each side wan...

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by wdleiser
Wed Mar 01, 2006 12:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Panic On VS043 LGW-LAS, Severe Turbulence
Replies: 106
Views: 35725

RE: Panic On VS043 LGW-LAS, Severe Turbulence

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 27, 2006 9:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is AirTran's Future?
Replies: 140
Views: 10462

RE: What Is AirTran's Future?

Perhaps AirTran can become a major ERJ-170/5 Series flyer. They could fly them with high repitions at low cost into smaller cities.

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 27, 2006 8:55 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS9 ILS Problem
Replies: 37
Views: 10609

RE: FS9 ILS Problem

Try landing at munich. It has CatIII. So does <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>. <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym> always is at minimums thanks to fog. I believe CatIII ils' will fly a...

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 27, 2006 8:55 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Cloud9 Announces Klax Scenery
Replies: 6
Views: 4106

RE: Cloud9 Announces Klax Scenery

HOLY CRAP!
I can't wait til it comes out. I may actually buy this one.

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 27, 2006 8:42 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Aerostar Repaint.... Q400... Need Some Suggestions
Replies: 0
Views: 5195

Aerostar Repaint.... Q400... Need Some Suggestions

Ok, here is the repaint so far: <a href="http://photobucket.com" target="_blank"><a href="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v299/wdleiser/aspreview3.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v299/wdleiser/aspreview3.jpg" width=650 height=462 alt="http://img.photobucket.com/album...

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by wdleiser
Fri Feb 24, 2006 3:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Plans More A380s, Considers The 747-8
Replies: 50
Views: 12241

RE: LH Plans More A380s, Considers The 747-8

If LH buys the 777 it will be for Lufthansa Cargo. I believe they are strongly interested in the 777LRF.

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by wdleiser
Fri Feb 24, 2006 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Plans More A380s, Considers The 747-8
Replies: 50
Views: 12241

RE: LH Plans More A380s, Considers The 747-8

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by wdleiser
Tue Feb 21, 2006 3:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smoking On Airplanes!
Replies: 104
Views: 11621

RE: Smoking On Airplanes!

For those preaching about the number of deaths each day from smoking ciggarettes Tell me how many people die each day in car crashes please. I think its wrong to smoke in a sealed off area. I think it is ok to smoke in a bar. Bar tenders know what they are getting into when they apply at a bar, they...

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by wdleiser
Tue Feb 21, 2006 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Air Traffic Does North Korea Have?
Replies: 93
Views: 18567

RE: How Much Air Traffic Does North Korea Have?

May I ask roughly how much this all cost you?

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by wdleiser
Tue Feb 21, 2006 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Air Traffic Does North Korea Have?
Replies: 93
Views: 18567

RE: How Much Air Traffic Does North Korea Have?

Thanks for all the current info. Once I obtain my swiss passport (SOON!) I want to try and make it over to North Korea, just to see what true Soviet Era was like. I was born in 1988 the year before Gorbachev "took down this wall". I am very much into history and diplomatic relations and sometimes th...

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 20, 2006 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Air Traffic Does North Korea Have?
Replies: 93
Views: 18567

How Much Air Traffic Does North Korea Have?

Who all flies to North Korea? I don't think many if any airlines fly from or to North Korea. Possibly some flights from Russia or China maybe? If so, what aircraft do they fly? Does anyone have any idea what inter North Korean air service could be like? I'd imagine not good at all. I also wonder, if...

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 20, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 MSN 007 Is In The Air
Replies: 27
Views: 21245

RE: A380 MSN 007 Is In The Air

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by wdleiser
Thu Feb 16, 2006 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Airbus SAS Stock Symbol?
Replies: 3
Views: 27100

What Is Airbus SAS Stock Symbol?

In business finance class we have just started an online investment game, I already own some Boeing stock, I want Airbus SAS... but cannot figure out their stock symbol!

Anyone know what it is? Along with EADS?

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by wdleiser
Wed Feb 15, 2006 4:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger Demograhics In First Class
Replies: 12
Views: 5071

RE: Passenger Demograhics In First Class

In the USA, Whites are the number one majority population so it would make sense if the majority of the first class travelers were white.

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by wdleiser
Wed Feb 15, 2006 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smoking On Airplanes!
Replies: 104
Views: 11621

RE: Smoking On Airplanes!

Myself, I believe smoking is horrible to do on aircraft.... but it did save one guys life who was on that air florida crash in New York, it was because he wanted a smoking seat that he was seated at the back of the aircraft which is where the people who survived the crash were located.

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by wdleiser
Wed Feb 15, 2006 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin 46--Whatever Happened Last Night?
Replies: 22
Views: 10325

RE: Virgin 46--Whatever Happened Last Night?

This happened to my Stepmoms Lufthansa crew a few years ago at <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> too over Xmas. It was snowing, a plane ran off the runway. My step mom and the rest of her crew were waiting and waiting and ...

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by wdleiser
Tue Feb 14, 2006 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: You Know What Is Sad About This JFK Situation?
Replies: 30
Views: 10290

RE: You Know What Is Sad About This JFK Situation?

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 13, 2006 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Summer Jobs In Aviation As College Student
Replies: 14
Views: 7326

RE: Summer Jobs In Aviation As College Student

Im going to Riddle in Prescott.... any ideas what I can do there?

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by wdleiser
Sun Feb 12, 2006 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is AirTran's Future?
Replies: 140
Views: 10462

RE: What Is AirTran's Future?

Their future is simple,

Wait until Delta folds, and take over!


JKJK


I dunno what their actual future is, but I like them alot.

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by wdleiser
Sun Feb 12, 2006 3:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Human Head In Checked Baggage
Replies: 44
Views: 9520

RE: Human Head In Checked Baggage

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by wdleiser
Sat Feb 11, 2006 8:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BBC: Hot To Get A Free Upgrade
Replies: 64
Views: 11203

RE: BBC: Hot To Get A Free Upgrade

I was successful 5-6 years ago when I was around 10 ish... I knew about first class well and always traveled alone as a <acronym title="Air Zimbabwe">UM</acronym>. What I then did once onboard was kiss ass to the <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</acronym>'s and in my cutest most darling voi...

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by wdleiser
Fri Feb 10, 2006 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 717 #156th On Assembly Line (Last One)
Replies: 62
Views: 13045

RE: Boeing 717 #156th On Assembly Line (Last One)

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by wdleiser
Thu Feb 09, 2006 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 717 #156th On Assembly Line (Last One)
Replies: 62
Views: 13045

RE: Boeing 717 #156th On Assembly Line (Last One)

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by wdleiser
Thu Feb 09, 2006 4:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL's New Boarding Structure & Initiatives
Replies: 48
Views: 7232

RE: DL's New Boarding Structure & Initiatives

I personally feel this method is good on paper, good for business passengers traveling alone.

BUT!


Families travel together so its a nono.

I feel a quicker way to board would be to board the back first, so you dont have people in the aisles at the front of the plane blocking others.

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by wdleiser
Thu Feb 09, 2006 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Superbowl Commercial?
Replies: 77
Views: 11047

RE: UA Superbowl Commercial?

UA's CEO got them out of CH11. As of now they do not need new upper management. The commercials have gotten all of our attention and made us more aware of <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>. Commercials are made to get peoples attention.... their ad did just that. <acronym title="Un...

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by wdleiser
Tue Feb 07, 2006 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turboprops On The Shuttle?
Replies: 40
Views: 4706

RE: Turboprops On The Shuttle?

The use of Props over CRJ's is great. Props use a shorter runway, like at <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>, the shorter runways could be used and help ease congestion somewhat. I personally love the Q400 and think more airlines should buy it!

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 06, 2006 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Remove Two Galleys From Each MD-80
Replies: 51
Views: 14196

RE: AA To Remove Two Galleys From Each MD-80

It will only make them money if they ensure those seats are all full. I hope they realize that and took that into consideration.... which they probably did.

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by wdleiser
Mon Feb 06, 2006 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Superbowl Commercial?
Replies: 77
Views: 11047

RE: UA Superbowl Commercial?

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by wdleiser
Mon Jan 30, 2006 11:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ben Stein On United's Exec Stock Pay
Replies: 59
Views: 6099

RE: Ben Stein On United's Exec Stock Pay

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by wdleiser
Mon Jan 30, 2006 5:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reason For KLM Asia?
Replies: 42
Views: 8643

RE: Reason For KLM Asia?

I thought it had to do with China limiting a the number of destinations an airline could fly to in China to 2. So in order to get around that, the Europeans made <acronym title="Swissair">SR</acronym> Asia, KLM Asia, ETC ETC. I may be wrong though. Or could it have been..... no airline could fly to ...

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by wdleiser
Fri Jan 27, 2006 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can Luton Become An Intl Hub?
Replies: 8
Views: 2859

Can Luton Become An Intl Hub?

Do you all think London Luton could become a major base for a long haul operations airline? Could its facilities handle say... 10 wide body flights a day? Could it ever be used successfully as a long haul airport for only O/D traffic?

Please give me your thoughts.

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by wdleiser
Fri Jan 27, 2006 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's The Best Way To Get A Pilots License
Replies: 19
Views: 19983

RE: What's The Best Way To Get A Pilots License

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by wdleiser
Fri Jan 27, 2006 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's The Best Way To Get A Pilots License
Replies: 19
Views: 19983

RE: What's The Best Way To Get A Pilots License

You can apply at Cathay or other airlines and goto their Cadet Academy. Myself, I will most likely be going to Embry Riddle this summer as a freshman fresh out of highschool. Yes, it is going to be really expensive but hopefully I can get myself a nice Army ROTC scholarship for the last 3 years. Goo...

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by wdleiser
Fri Jan 27, 2006 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is RW Requirement For A Fully Loaded 744
Replies: 6
Views: 3455

RE: What Is RW Requirement For A Fully Loaded 744

Thank you very much SoBe!

Now I have proof to show my friend who thinks he can fly 744 (non D) out of Luton!

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by wdleiser
Fri Jan 27, 2006 7:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA Flight Attendant Had A Grenade In Her Luggage
Replies: 116
Views: 16259

RE: NWA Flight Attendant Had A Grenade In Her Luggage

She is a dumbass for taking a grenade on a plane. She should have put it in her checked baggage if anything.


She should not be charged with anything though as the grenade was not a live grenade and presented no danger at all.

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