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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 28, 2004 8:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NFL's Best Looking Cheerleaders
Replies: 18
Views: 2643

RE: NFL's Best Looking Cheerleaders

B741 Sorry for stealing your Winnipeg Jets! Thank You for the NHL team here in Phoenix. Congratulations on Team Canada's World Cup win! Great to see Mario back on the Ice. What about Rutuu's goal for Finland in the final against Canada? Or maybe Alexei Kovalev's goal against the USA? Damn the NHLPA,...

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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 28, 2004 8:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NFL's Best Looking Cheerleaders
Replies: 18
Views: 2643

RE: NFL's Best Looking Cheerleaders

Totally agree with you! Our Arizona Cardinals Cheerleaders are nice, too! Gotta love the Go-Go Boots! Sadly, my Pittsburgh Steelers are still without Cheerleaders. Your Winnipeg Blue Bombers Cheerleaders are nice as well! <a href="http://www.colts.com/sub.cfm?page=cheerleaders" target=_blank>http://...

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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 28, 2004 8:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are There TV/FM Tuner Cards For PC, External?
Replies: 6
Views: 1739

RE: Are There TV/FM Tuner Cards For PC, External?

I have the 128mb DDR ATI 9800 All In Wonder Video capture card for my <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> Desktop. It works wonderfully & has a remote, too. For simplicity, I use my Tivo unit. Less wear & tear on the <acronym title="Air Fiji and Contin...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Sep 27, 2004 12:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: America West Airlines First Class
Replies: 6
Views: 4864

RE: America West Airlines First Class

Is the flight more than 2 or 3 hours? If First Class is available, why not?! Our First Class is average. Our Flight Attendants vary, but most offer great service. Our A319/320 & 737's offer priority boarding & dis-embarking. Our 757-200's (like most other carriers) board through L2 (mid-cabin), so y...

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by yokohama1970
Sat Sep 25, 2004 12:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Favorite Mainstream And Microbrew Beer.
Replies: 24
Views: 3051

RE: Your Favorite Mainstream And Microbrew Beer.

Domestic (North America):

Molson Canadian or Molson Ice
Labatt Blue

Import:

Mackeson XXX Stout (UK)
Newcastle Nut Brown Ale

Micro-Brew:

New Belgian Brewing Company

http://www.newbelgium.com/frames.html


Tom

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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 21, 2004 4:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why Did Fox Cancel Futurama!?
Replies: 14
Views: 3690

RE: Why Did Fox Cancel Futurama!?

I wish I would win the PowerBall Jackpot. I would start a 24-hour all Digital Matt Groening channel. The Simpsons & Futurama all day & all night. My other channel would be South Park with Matt & Trey madness 24-7. Thank you Cartoon Network (Adult Swim) for keeping Futurama alive! <a href="http://www...

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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 21, 2004 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: America West's JFK Gates?
Replies: 20
Views: 2785

RE: America West's JFK Gates?

We have AWA Ticket Counter and Gate Agents @ <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>. We contract our Ground Operations to <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> @ <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International ...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Sep 20, 2004 4:27 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: PC's Or Apple
Replies: 37
Views: 1738

RE: PC's Or Apple

I use Windows <acronym title="Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym>, 2000 Server & Mac <acronym title="Austrian Airlines">OS</acronym> X. Usage depends on application. I use Windows <acronym title="Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym> for Ethernet, <acronym title="Hokkaido International Airlines (Japan)"...

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by yokohama1970
Sun Sep 19, 2004 7:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Computer Help
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

RE: Need Computer Help

Bronco Very Nice! A desktop is not portable. Desktops are expandable, comfortable & full size. Laptops are great for travel, on-campus, job-site, business meetings, etc.. I love using the Desktop <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> @ home. Klaus, My Br...

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by yokohama1970
Sun Sep 19, 2004 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL And Bankruptcy
Replies: 19
Views: 3417

RE: UAL And Bankruptcy

Found one more.

http://news.airwise.com/stories/2004/08/1093038460.html

Tom

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by yokohama1970
Sun Sep 19, 2004 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL And Bankruptcy
Replies: 19
Views: 3417

RE: UAL And Bankruptcy

I would have posted links to the Wall Street Journal or New York Times, but you have to log-in to view those articles. <a href="http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=domesticNews&storyID=6258068§ion=news" target=_blank>http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=domesticNews&storyID=62...

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by yokohama1970
Sat Sep 18, 2004 6:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Computer Help
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

RE: Need Computer Help

Bronco How's it going? Did you buy a Brand Name <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> or custom built <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym>? I think you should try to get your old <acronym title="Air Fiji and...

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by yokohama1970
Fri Sep 17, 2004 3:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Computer Help
Replies: 17
Views: 2108

RE: Need Computer Help

Hey Bronco, How's it going? Sorry to hear about your <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> problems. Would you please give us specific <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> System information? We may offer mo...

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by yokohama1970
Wed Sep 15, 2004 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHX Diversions 9/14/04?
Replies: 4
Views: 2542

RE: PHX Diversions 9/14/04?

Jmc1975 I did not have my digital camera with me on the ramp tonight. I will confirm a visual of the Delta 767-400. Perhaps around 16:30? I was on a belt loader, after pushing out <acronym title="America West Airlines (USA)">HP</acronym> 792 (<acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX /...

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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 14, 2004 3:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: XP With SP2 And Javascripts
Replies: 4
Views: 1739

RE: XP With SP2 And Javascripts

Hey there! How's it going? I think I may wait 6 months or more before I switch to <acronym title="Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym> Service Pack 2. I will patiently wait to see the patches & updates for <acronym title="Casino Express (USA)">XP</acronym> <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">S...

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by yokohama1970
Tue Sep 14, 2004 9:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: USB Problem - Help
Replies: 7
Views: 1649

RE: USB Problem - Help

Boeing Holiday Have you "re-started" Windows? Try re-starting Windows & see if your Sony Memory Stick is still having problems. I have found help in <acronym title="Air Guizhou (China) and Allegiant Air (USA)">G4</acronym> Tech <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym>'s on-line forums....

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by yokohama1970
Mon Sep 13, 2004 5:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Official World Cup Of Hockey Thread
Replies: 92
Views: 4448

RE: The Official World Cup Of Hockey Thread

Anyone see Alexei Kovalev's skating & scoring clinic against Team USA? If only he had more motivation, determination & heart. Kovalev is incredibly talented! Kiprusoff is really solid in net! Mario finally scored! How about Keith Tkachuk (4 goals)! Martin Brodeur is amazing in net! Tuesday night wil...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Sep 13, 2004 5:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wanted - Advice On Travel In Australia
Replies: 14
Views: 2531

RE: Wanted - Advice On Travel In Australia

Scarlet Harlot How's it going? Go Team Canada! Good luck against Mikka Kiprusoff! I went with my folks in 1989. We flew into Sydney. Sydney is my Sister's birthplace. I lived there when I was a Child. We lived in Point Piper, which is a beautiful section of Sydney. We spent time walking around the B...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 09, 2004 2:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Phoenix For Spotting - And AmericaWest Turns Worst
Replies: 9
Views: 3231

RE: Phoenix For Spotting - And AmericaWest Turns Worst

Udo, How's it going? Unfortunately, I work for AWA on the <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> ramp. As usual, I will find out about new routes, new aircraft, schedule changes & aircraft re-painting after you will. The only change to the 757-2...

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by yokohama1970
Wed Sep 08, 2004 5:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Phoenix For Spotting - And AmericaWest Turns Worst
Replies: 9
Views: 3231

RE: Phoenix For Spotting - And AmericaWest Turns Worst

Udo How's it going? Sorry to hear about your aircraft swap & lack of good customer service. "The flight 778 to Vegas was due to arrive from Baltimore and right on time an aircraft showed up - but it was an A320! I was puzzled for some time but then assumed they would let passengers deboard and bring...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Sep 06, 2004 11:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Favorite Southwest Livery
Replies: 6
Views: 2513

RE: Favorite Southwest Livery

AZjetgeek I live here in Phoenix. Since i work for AWA on the <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> ramp, I have seen our Arizona themed 757 (N901AW) & SWA's Arizona One (N383SW). I prefer the SWA "Arizona One" design better. Our Arizona-theme ...

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by yokohama1970
Sat Sep 04, 2004 4:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Flight Loads PHX-LHR?
Replies: 16
Views: 6703

RE: BA Flight Loads PHX-LHR?

Mark If you arrive on SWA in <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> & connect to <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 288, yes you will need to pick up your bags on baggage carousels 2, 4 & 6 @ Terminal 4 <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky H...

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by yokohama1970
Fri Sep 03, 2004 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Flight Loads PHX-LHR?
Replies: 16
Views: 6703

RE: BA Flight Loads PHX-LHR?

MAH4546, Bravo! <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 289/288 is a "no-op" flight on Wednesday <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym>-<acronym title="London - ...

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by yokohama1970
Fri Sep 03, 2004 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HP F Class First Row Seating
Replies: 12
Views: 2986

RE: HP F Class First Row Seating

Too often it is a "sausage" crew. If she's a "hottie"..Jackpot, baby! Our short-haul flights usually offer the best shot for a younger crew. Typically <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym>-<acronym title="Omaha - Eppley Airfield (OMA / KOMA), U...

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by yokohama1970
Fri Sep 03, 2004 1:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Family
Replies: 23
Views: 4276

RE: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Famil

ODAFZ, Good job! More Airbus only carriers. <a href="http://www.qatarairways.com/37.0.0.1.0.0.htm" target=_blank>http://www.qatarairways.com/37.0.0.1.0.0.htm</a> <a href="http://www.mea.com.lb/aboutus/planes/newfleet.htm" target=_blank>http://www.mea.com.lb/aboutus/planes/newfleet.htm</a> <a href="h...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HP F Class First Row Seating
Replies: 12
Views: 2986

RE: HP F Class First Row Seating

We have a few 737-300's, with bulk-heads in row 1 A & C. These 737-300's belonged to US Airways. There is a small closet @ entrance 1L, thus those seats are bulk-heads. Most of the 737-200 (8F + 105Y) & 737-300 (8F + 118-126Y) seats 1 A & C are opposite the jump-seated Flight Attendant. While, 1 D &...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Westjet Coming To PHX
Replies: 19
Views: 3087

RE: Westjet Coming To PHX

Passengers "pre-clear" US Customs, before departing from <acronym title="Calgary - International (YYC / CYYC), Canada - Alberta">YYC</acronym> or other Canadian Airports. The AWA & Mesa flights from <acronym title="Calgary - International (YYC / CYYC), Canada - Alberta">YYC</acronym>, <acronym title...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any New Pics Of The A380 Yet?
Replies: 13
Views: 8563

RE: Any New Pics Of The A380 Yet?

Pictures are very hard to find, everything is log-in or "Error 404." Not a lot of pictures out there. I remember watching a 1 hour documentary about the Airbus A380 design, production, vendor-distribution/shipping, transportation & final-assembly facilities. I think this might have been it. It aired...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 1:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Who Works For HP Here?
Replies: 13
Views: 2636

RE: Who Works For HP Here?

Goldenshield, Make sure you get in touch with, Joe aka "Flyboyaz." He works AWA Pax Services @ <acronym title="Tucson - International (TUS / KTUS), USA - Arizona">TUS</acronym>. At least you will know someone there. Tucson is really laid-back! More diverse than Phoenix, not as many "cookie-cuter" ho...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HP F Class First Row Seating
Replies: 12
Views: 2986

RE: HP F Class First Row Seating

What AWA flights are you taking? Row 1 A,C,D & F are usually "bulk-head" rows. They don't offer carry-on baggage stowage. The over-head bins are your only option. The only exception is our 757-200's. They have a small carpeted area under the closet, located in the first row (D & F) on aircraft right...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Got To Love The TSA
Replies: 11
Views: 2844

RE: Got To Love The TSA

The <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym> here @ <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym>-Sky Harbor has a baggage "re-check" system for Canadian inbound flights. They scan (CTX), hand-wand (residue test) or hand-s...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 6:32 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Who Works For HP Here?
Replies: 13
Views: 2636

RE: Who Works For HP Here?

Golden Shield How's it going? Do you work for AWA @ <acronym title="Ontario - International (ONT / KONT), USA - California">ONT</acronym>? If so, do you know Kimmo or Ted Harrison? I worked the <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> contract with them here @ <acronym title="Phoenix...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Sep 02, 2004 6:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Family
Replies: 23
Views: 4276

RE: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Famil

I found another all Airbus operator. A319 & A320 only, though.

http://www.grupotaca.com/eng/iabo/iabofle.asp

Tom

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by yokohama1970
Wed Sep 01, 2004 5:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Family
Replies: 23
Views: 4276

RE: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Famil

Nice work BA380.

Air Jamaica only operate 343s and 320-family.

http://www.airjamaica.com/fleet.asp

Tom

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by yokohama1970
Wed Sep 01, 2004 5:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Family
Replies: 23
Views: 4276

RE: Airlines Only That Operate A320/A330/A340Famil

I found a few Airbus Family Airlines. Feel free to ad more. <a href="http://www.tap.pt/eportal/v10/EN/jsp/spPublicit/index,2534.jsp" target=_blank>http://www.tap.pt/eportal/v10/EN/jsp/spPublicit/index,2534.jsp</a> <a href="http://www.rja.com.jo/DynamicPages/Fleet.asp" target=_blank>http://www.rja.co...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 30, 2004 4:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Favorite HP 757
Replies: 24
Views: 2437

RE: Your Favorite HP 757

Desert Jets, I agree, I really liked the concept of the 1st AWA "TeamWork" plane. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/099057/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/099057/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/s...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 30, 2004 8:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Aircraft Served Your Last Flight?
Replies: 161
Views: 15108

RE: What Aircraft Served Your Last Flight?

PHX-<acronym title="Providence - Theodore Francis Green State (PVD / KPVD), USA - Rhode Island">PVD</acronym> SWA #2752 Saturday 7/31/2004 <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/495877/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/4958...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 30, 2004 8:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update On Kansai International Airport (KIX)
Replies: 10
Views: 5893

RE: Update On Kansai International Airport (KIX)

i found a little information, hope this helps? <a href="http://www.airport-technology.com/projects/kansai/" target=_blank>http://www.airport-technology.com/projects/kansai/</a> <a href="http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~schuang/CE24/kansai.html" target=_blank>http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~schuang/CE24/kansa...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 30, 2004 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport Security And Steel Toe Shoes
Replies: 14
Views: 31178

RE: Airport Security And Steel Toe Shoes

we wear steel-toe shoes for work here @ PHX. make sure to take them off before you pass through the security checkpoint.

Tom

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by yokohama1970
Thu Aug 26, 2004 8:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Favourite BA Livery?
Replies: 56
Views: 3667

RE: Favourite BA Livery?

I like the "Change for Good" themed 747-400. It represents a very significant cause. I wish I had my camera, with me @ work on Tuesday 8/24/2004. G-CIVM was here @ <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> (BA 289/288). It has a "UNICEF" & "Change ...

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by yokohama1970
Thu Aug 26, 2004 8:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: One Airline - All Three Major Engine Makers
Replies: 15
Views: 3672

RE: One Airline - All Three Major Engine Makers

AWA operates:

737-200 = Pratt & Whitney JT8D
737-200 = CFM 56
757-200 = Rolls Royce RB 211
A319 & A320 = IAE V 2500

Tom

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by yokohama1970
Wed Aug 25, 2004 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHX Delays
Replies: 11
Views: 2080

RE: PHX Delays

I don't know about the "blown tire". My co-workers & I were waiting for our inbound <acronym title="America West Airlines (USA)">HP</acronym> #186 (<acronym title="Puerto Vallarta - Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Int'l (PVR), Mexico">PVR</acronym>-<acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX),...

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by yokohama1970
Tue Aug 24, 2004 5:47 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Strobe Lights.
Replies: 17
Views: 14193

RE: Strobe Lights.

Since i work around the full mixed fleet of AWA planes daily,let me add some observations. our A319's & A320's do in fact have two seperate wing tip strobe lights, within the same wing-tip housing. they do blink in sequence (1st, 2nd, 1st, 2nd,etc..). the anti-collision beacons are red & blink in se...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 23, 2004 8:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TED Questions
Replies: 7
Views: 2004

RE: TED Questions

or you can click this link:

http://www.flyted.com/meetted/inflightservices.htm

Tom

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 23, 2004 8:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Who Works For HP Here?
Replies: 13
Views: 2636

RE: Who Works For HP Here?

Byrdluv747 we still physically "sign-in" to start & end our shifts here @ <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> Ramp. i don't think AWA has any plans for RFID bag-tags. i admit,as a fellow tech-junkie, RFID is really cool. UPS, FEDEX, Wal-Mart,...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 23, 2004 8:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Airlines Have Your Flown In Your Life?
Replies: 191
Views: 13633

RE: What Airlines Have Your Flown In Your Life?

US-Domestic Aloha (inter-island) <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>/TWA (purchased r/t on TWA right before merger for Christmas travel 2000) America West Continental Delta Express Jet (Co Express <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</a...

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by yokohama1970
Mon Aug 23, 2004 7:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Has Been Your Longest Non-stop Flight?
Replies: 58
Views: 7329

RE: What Has Been Your Longest Non-stop Flight?

1987 or 1988, <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-SEL-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>. I believe it was on NWA. it took about 14 hours from <acronym title="New York...

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