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by iowaman
Wed Jun 09, 2004 10:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Exercises Option To Buy 30 A320s
Replies: 31
Views: 5711

RE: JetBlue Exercises Option To Buy 30 A320s

We have to remember that by the time B6 gets all of there palnes by 2012, there will probibly be many more people flying.

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 09, 2004 7:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ-900 America West / Mesa Routes. . .
Replies: 14
Views: 4205

RE: CRJ-900 America West / Mesa Routes. . .

<i>A beautiful bird indeed; and made in Montreal, Canada! How does it compare with the B-717 in terms of range, price, economics, etc... I know the 2 are totally different aircrafts, but I'm curious to know if someone can help...</i> Boeing 717: <a href="http://www.airliners.net/info/stats.main?id=1...

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 09, 2004 5:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ-900 America West / Mesa Routes. . .
Replies: 14
Views: 4205

RE: CRJ-900 America West / Mesa Routes. . .

<i>The 3:30 red eye...isn't that the <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> flight? Because if so, I think that route is ending soon.</i> Yes, that is the <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym...

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 09, 2004 4:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ-900 America West / Mesa Routes. . .
Replies: 14
Views: 4205

RE: CRJ-900 America West / Mesa Routes. . .

<i>To add some more to flyboyaz's list.. <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> (June 18), MZT,SJD,<acronym title="Fresno - Yosemite International (Air Terminal) (FAT / KFAT), USA - California">FAT</acronym>,<acron...

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 12:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran 737s Ugly On Outside But Inside.....!
Replies: 28
Views: 8747

RE: AirTran 737s Ugly On Outside But Inside.....!

SWAluvfa,

I take it you were a fa for WN? Now your a fa for AirTran and World Airways?

Jeez

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 12:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA Proposes Fines Against Atlantic Coast And Unit
Replies: 10
Views: 3536

RE: FAA Proposes Fines Against Atlantic Coast And Unit

Wall Street is taking this seriously, There stock is down $0.40 just in After Hours Trading.

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 11:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Goes West - BLI-LAS Starts Aug 5
Replies: 14
Views: 3008

RE: Allegiant Goes West - BLI-LAS Starts Aug 5

NIKV69,

I would have to agree it is WAY overdue for G4 to start schelued service there.

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current Flight Attendant Career Opportunities
Replies: 27
Views: 3038

RE: Current Flight Attendant Career Opportunities

<i>I think it would be great, but I am worried that she either will not find a job or will find one at the wrong place (such as, say, Allegiant *cough*).</i> What is bad about <acronym title="Air Guizhou (China) and Allegiant Air (USA)">G4</acronym>? I'm flying back to <acronym title="Des Moines - I...

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LBG Airport Expansion
Replies: 10
Views: 2076

RE: LBG Airport Expansion

What is a NIMBY?
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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 7:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Goes West - BLI-LAS Starts Aug 5
Replies: 14
Views: 3008

RE: Allegiant Goes West - BLI-LAS Starts Aug 5

Northwest777,

That was my exact reaction also, I would think even CDC would be more succesful than that. Laugh out loud

[Edited 2004-06-08 00:29:18]

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 7:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Goes West - BLI-LAS Starts Aug 5
Replies: 14
Views: 3008

RE: Allegiant Goes West - BLI-LAS Starts Aug 5

BLI?!?! That won't last very long.

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 6:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DAL/US Stocks
Replies: 7
Views: 1396

RE: DAL/US Stocks

How is F9 stock? Will that be worth zip in a few months?

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 6:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Printed Flight Schedule
Replies: 3
Views: 3081

RE: JFK Printed Flight Schedule

Not sure if they are available, but flytecomm would be the next best thing. <a href="http://flytecomm.com/cgi-bin/trackflight" target=_blank>http://flytecomm.com/cgi-bin/trackflight</a> Just type in <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK...

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 08, 2004 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Al-Qaeda Warns Of More Attacks On Airlines
Replies: 46
Views: 8307

RE: Al-Qaeda Warns Of More Attacks On Airlines

There have been dozens of warnings since Sep. 11th and nothing has happened, hopefully just another false alarm, esp. since i'm flying back home Wed.!

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by iowaman
Mon Jun 07, 2004 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What If: Southwest Went Bankrupt?
Replies: 43
Views: 6484

RE: What If: Southwest Went Bankrupt?

If WN goes bankrupt, AA,US,CO,NW,DL,UA would all be long gone.

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by iowaman
Sun Jun 06, 2004 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Not Good For STL.
Replies: 39
Views: 5522

RE: Future Not Good For STL.

Well without it being a "hub" for any airline, it's hard to get back to where it was when TWA's huge hub was there.

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Air Just Peanuts And Water
Replies: 81
Views: 5002

RE: Alaska Air Just Peanuts And Water

S12PPL,

That was a little harsh but I think u got the point across!

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Flt. 811 Accident On Nat'l Geo. Chnl.
Replies: 12
Views: 3918

RE: United Flt. 811 Accident On Nat'l Geo. Chnl.

gosh dang im in LAS and i can't the channel! Sad

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible New F9 Service From LAX And LAS
Replies: 32
Views: 8720

RE: Possible New F9 Service From LAX And LAS

I could see MSP-CUN for F9, can an Airbus make it that far?

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 1:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Thoughts On The TSA?
Replies: 7
Views: 4673

Your Thoughts On The TSA?

Do you think the TSA doing a better job than the private companies before 9/11? Do you think they can prevent another 9/11?

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible New F9 Service From LAX And LAS
Replies: 32
Views: 8720

RE: Possible New F9 Service From LAX And LAS

<i>I also think <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> is a great place for <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">F9</acronym> to expand. I know <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> and <acronym title="America West Airlines (...

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Kind Of Fuel?
Replies: 4
Views: 2132

RE: What Kind Of Fuel?

Jet-A for larger aircraft, GA aircraft usually 100LL.

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 6:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Starts Service To BQN
Replies: 6
Views: 3408

RE: JetBlue Starts Service To BQN

Where is BQN?



filler filler filler

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by iowaman
Thu Jun 03, 2004 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Virgin Still Planning A US LCC?
Replies: 11
Views: 3018

RE: Is Virgin Still Planning A US LCC?

Actually SFO doesn't sound too bad to me, since there is really no major lcc out of there.

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ash Trays/Trash Stash In Armrests
Replies: 4
Views: 2015

RE: Ash Trays/Trash Stash In Armrests

G4 does.



filler filler filler

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 12:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest And Larger Cities
Replies: 38
Views: 3111

RE: Southwest And Larger Cities

<i>I've been to <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>, <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>, <acronym title="Atlanta - The William B Hartsfield Internationa...

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Air Just Peanuts And Water
Replies: 81
Views: 5002

RE: Alaska Air Just Peanuts And Water

I wouldn't have expected anything on that flight because it's so short, my flight <acronym title="Des Moines - International (DSM / KDSM), USA - Iowa">DSM</acronym>-<acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym>, we only got mini pretzels and a can of so...

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Point To Point Strategy
Replies: 46
Views: 6737

RE: US Airways Point To Point Strategy

They can try all they want, charge 800 bucks for P2P service form <acronym title="Kansas City - International (MCI / KMCI), USA - Missouri">MCI</acronym> to <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> or wherever but unless th...

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 11:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The New Atl Tower Is Growing Growing.....
Replies: 8
Views: 3500

RE: The New Atl Tower Is Growing Growing.....

Speaking about the <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym>, My dad opened his suitcase in <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym>, and all of his suits had been wadded up into a ball when the <acronym title="Taipei -...

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 11:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAS Spotters **ALERT**
Replies: 12
Views: 3553

RE: LAS Spotters **ALERT**

Was that just a upgrade to a 747 on UA to ORD?

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran 737 In LAS Today! [EDIT - No it was an A320]
Replies: 7
Views: 4525

AirTran 737 In LAS Today! [EDIT - No it was an A320]

Maybe it was a A320, but i could of swore it was a 737.

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran 737 In LAS Today! [EDIT - No it was an A320]
Replies: 7
Views: 4525

AirTran 737 In LAS Today! [EDIT - No it was an A320]

When did Airtran get these 737's? I was surprised to see one landing in LAS today.

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by iowaman
Wed Jun 02, 2004 10:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAS Spotters **ALERT**
Replies: 12
Views: 3553

RE: LAS Spotters **ALERT**

About 11:30 today there was a UA 747 and a OmniAir DC-10 that took off from LAS today. Where were they going?

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 01, 2004 10:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country First Class
Replies: 21
Views: 6069

RE: Sun Country First Class

<i>Flyboy7974, they do something special in their first class! They do something that no other airline does for their meal service.................They give you FOOD! WOW!</i> Isn't that rare! <acronym title="Air Guizhou (China) and Allegiant Air (USA)">G4</acronym> gave me "mini" pretzels and a Spr...

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by iowaman
Tue Jun 01, 2004 10:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAS Spotters **ALERT**
Replies: 12
Views: 3553

RE: LAS Spotters **ALERT**

Any big planes coming into Vegas in the next few days?!?! Just got in Vegas today!

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country First Class
Replies: 21
Views: 6069

RE: Sun Country First Class

Wow CO, I didn't remember the seats being that big and what, isn't the seat pitch in economy only 31"?

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Customs?
Replies: 24
Views: 1961

RE: Customs?

So if one of my dad's friends flew from MSP-CUN a passport would be required?

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crash Of United 232 On NBC Dateline Tonight
Replies: 48
Views: 8670

RE: Crash Of United 232 On NBC Dateline Tonight

I saw cap't al haynes speak in mason city iowa last year. greatest speech ever!

That's my closest commercial airport! I wish I was there to see the speech!

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country First Class
Replies: 21
Views: 6069

RE: Sun Country First Class

<i>It was funny, I remember they use stickers and manual paper tags for the baggage andalso manual boarding pass (where they place a sticker as an allocation of seat on the pass). </i> When I flew to <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - ...

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crash Of United 232 On NBC Dateline Tonight
Replies: 48
Views: 8670

RE: Crash Of United 232 On NBC Dateline Tonight

Does anyone know when it will be on again? I missed it. Sad

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Next For F9 JetExpress?
Replies: 38
Views: 3885

RE: What's Next For F9 JetExpress?

Hasn't OMA been rumored?

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 5:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airliners.net Airlines!
Replies: 76
Views: 7897

RE: Airliners.net Airlines!

I think an Airliners.net Virtual Airline would seriously work.

How would we do that?

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by iowaman
Mon May 31, 2004 4:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Flight From LHR-RST (Rochester, MN
Replies: 8
Views: 5146

RE: British Airways Flight From LHR-RST (Rochester, MN

WOW! Didn't know RST could handle a 744. Wow! The runway would be a little short, wouldn't it?

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by iowaman
Sun May 30, 2004 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CD Player While In Flight
Replies: 33
Views: 5845

RE: CD Player While In Flight

Does anyone know if G4 would allow me to use my GPS in flight?

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by iowaman
Sun May 30, 2004 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumors From Within US Airways
Replies: 54
Views: 8937

RE: Rumors From Within US Airways

Actually, it's only $951 because I would be flying one way, but still, wayyyyyyyy to much money,

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by iowaman
Sun May 30, 2004 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumors From Within US Airways
Replies: 54
Views: 8937

RE: Rumors From Within US Airways

Leaving June 20th, has to be N/S because im flying alone.

http://www.expedia.com/pub/agent.dll?tovr=2004032200&ps3u=

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by iowaman
Sun May 30, 2004 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumors From Within US Airways
Replies: 54
Views: 8937

RE: Rumors From Within US Airways

I'm sorry but US and there fares are rediculous, I wanted to fly from <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> to <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym> and it is $1951.00!!! Thats pathet...

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by iowaman
Sun May 30, 2004 4:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Next Of New City With JetBlue?
Replies: 16
Views: 3406

RE: What Next Of New City With JetBlue?

Just what is needed MORE planes clogging up ORD.

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by iowaman
Sun May 30, 2004 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: In Flight Service On Sun Country
Replies: 1
Views: 7044

RE: In Flight Service On Sun Country

I flew Sun Country <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>-<acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> in March, there service was fine, nothing extraordinary. We had...

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by iowaman
Sat May 29, 2004 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Next Of New City With JetBlue?
Replies: 16
Views: 3406

RE: What Next Of New City With JetBlue?

MSP and STL would seem like canidates

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