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by bill142
Tue Sep 10, 2013 6:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2013: Italian GP
Replies: 43
Views: 3460

RE: F1 2013: Italian GP

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MIAspotter" class="quote" target="_blank">MIAspotter</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>Mind you, it is the same Tifosi who ...

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by bill142
Tue Sep 10, 2013 5:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Plans Of Future OneWorld Members
Replies: 29
Views: 12310

RE: Future Plans Of Future OneWorld Members

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cybergus" class="quote" target="_blank">cybergus</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>As for <acronym title="Qantas (Australia...

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by bill142
Sun Sep 08, 2013 6:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Airline Accuracy In Movies?
Replies: 74
Views: 17587

RE: Why No Airline Accuracy In Movies?

It's just like cartoons when they draw a something that resembles a plane. It's only a representation of what's happening.

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by bill142
Fri Sep 06, 2013 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unidentified 77W Order, August 26
Replies: 69
Views: 21701

RE: Unidentified 77W Order, August 26

Qantas is finally getting 777s   

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by bill142
Tue Sep 03, 2013 2:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK And The US Open - New Sponsorship?
Replies: 1
Views: 3173

RE: EK And The US Open - New Sponsorship?

Pretty sure this was discussed last year about why they display Emirates Airline instead of the usual Emirates or Fly Emirates

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by bill142
Fri Aug 30, 2013 7:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines And Pilfered Silverware
Replies: 42
Views: 10940

RE: Airlines And Pilfered Silverware

I've got some Emirates cutlery and a British Airways Club World blanket that are all on permanent loan. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blan...

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by bill142
Tue Aug 27, 2013 5:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airport For Sydney - Is Offshore The Answer?
Replies: 58
Views: 14441

RE: New Airport For Sydney - Is Offshore The Answer?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airplanedaj" class="quote" target="_blank">airplanedaj</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Disclaimer: I have never been to Syd...

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by bill142
Mon Aug 26, 2013 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia In Talks With Etihad Over Stake
Replies: 25
Views: 9339

RE: Alitalia In Talks With Etihad Over Stake

If they wanted to show people they have money wouldn't it be better to go and one-up EK and place a huge A380 order instead of wasting it on investments in lost-cause airlines?

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by bill142
Sun Aug 25, 2013 9:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2013: Belgian Grand Prix
Replies: 25
Views: 3457

RE: F1 2013: Belgian Grand Prix

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stealthz" class="quote" target="_blank">stealthz</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I doubt they ...

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by bill142
Sun Aug 25, 2013 8:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Repainting Progress For VA/QF And JQ
Replies: 7
Views: 4335

RE: Repainting Progress For VA/QF And JQ

The Qantas change wasn't a huge re-brand unlike Virgin so they're probably repaiting in the new livery only when it's required.

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by bill142
Sun Aug 25, 2013 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 4 Years Later Still 4 Airlines On SYD-LAX
Replies: 60
Views: 19150

RE: 4 Years Later Still 4 Airlines On SYD-LAX

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FlyCaledonian" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyCaledonian</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Don't forget <acronym title="H...

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by bill142
Thu Aug 22, 2013 11:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Is The Richest Australian?
Replies: 14
Views: 2981

RE: Who Is The Richest Australian?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TheCommodore" class="quote" target="_blank">TheCommodore</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>For tax reasons of course !</i></f...

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by bill142
Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Solyom Hungarian - First Plane Lands In BUD
Replies: 31
Views: 11621

RE: Solyom Hungarian - First Plane Lands In BUD

That vertical stabiliser was flapping around a lot. They should get that fixed.

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by bill142
Mon Aug 19, 2013 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OS 93/94 Operated By VO For OS?
Replies: 7
Views: 4221

RE: OS 93/94 Operated By VO For OS?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PA110" class="quote" target="_blank">PA110</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>has <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">...

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by bill142
Sun Aug 18, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas And The 787
Replies: 99
Views: 17350

RE: Qantas And The 787

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sweair" class="quote" target="_blank">sweair</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acro...

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by bill142
Fri Aug 09, 2013 11:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 262 Passenger Revolt
Replies: 60
Views: 30178

RE: BA 262 Passenger Revolt

I'm shocked. A media outlet managed to use the right image. And it was News as well. After the election they will re run this story and just change it to Qantas.

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by bill142
Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Dimmable Window And The Sun
Replies: 200
Views: 39496

RE: 787 Dimmable Window And The Sun

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bristolflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">bristolflyer</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i> What is that problem exactly?</...

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by bill142
Tue Aug 06, 2013 6:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What If OZ214 Was A 787?
Replies: 35
Views: 17399

What If OZ214 Was A 787?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Stitch" class="quote" target="_blank">Stitch</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i> When you look at a truly massive impact like ...

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by bill142
Tue Aug 06, 2013 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Private Jet
Replies: 29
Views: 13741

RE: Emirates Private Jet

Looks just like the Emirates Lounge. Innovative.

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by bill142
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Australia Forecasts $100m Pre-tax Loss
Replies: 8
Views: 3489

RE: Virgin Australia Forecasts $100m Pre-tax Loss

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Polot" class="quote" target="_blank">Polot</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Virgins costs should ...

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by bill142
Sat Jul 27, 2013 11:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways And Others To Return To Jakarta
Replies: 22
Views: 17922

RE: British Airways And Others To Return To Jakarta

Most likely scenario would be the BA11 continuing on to CGK from SIN

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by bill142
Mon Jul 22, 2013 11:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Capitol Cities Visited More Times Than Your Own?
Replies: 44
Views: 3651

RE: Capitol Cities Visited More Times Than Your Own?

None. I lived in the capital of Australia for over 20 years.

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by bill142
Wed Jul 17, 2013 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chinese 747 Cargo Airline Sold For Less Then $1
Replies: 12
Views: 8975

RE: Chinese 747 Cargo Airline Sold For Less Then $1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777ord" class="quote" target="_blank">777ord</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I was going to say, I'm surprised no a.net arm...

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by bill142
Sun Jul 14, 2013 9:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA & VS - Any Plans To Celebrate New Royal Baby?
Replies: 48
Views: 8395

RE: BA & VS - Any Plans To Celebrate New Royal Baby?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/slinky09" class="quote" target="_blank">slinky09</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Do you think An...

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by bill142
Sun Jul 14, 2013 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA & VS - Any Plans To Celebrate New Royal Baby?
Replies: 48
Views: 8395

RE: BA & VS - Any Plans To Celebrate New Royal Baby?

Virgin is bring the Concorde out of retirement for a special flyover.

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by bill142
Sat Jul 13, 2013 6:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET 787 On Fire At Heathrow Part 3
Replies: 300
Views: 77318

RE: ET 787 On Fire At Heathrow Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thesultanofwing" class="quote" target="_blank">thesultanofwing</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i> I think the <acronym titl...

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by bill142
Sat Jul 13, 2013 3:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#82" class="quote">Reply 82</a>):<br/><i> 1) I think he meant <acronym titl...

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by bill142
Sat Jul 13, 2013 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET 787 On Fire At Heathrow Part 3
Replies: 300
Views: 77318

RE: ET 787 On Fire At Heathrow Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hivue" class="quote" target="_blank">hivue</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>Well <acronym title="Aerocaribe (Mexico)">QA</...

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by bill142
Sat Jul 13, 2013 3:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United+Airline" class="quote" target="_blank">United Airline</a> (<a href="#78" class="quote">Reply 78</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> T...

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by bill142
Sat Jul 13, 2013 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/weebie" class="quote" target="_blank">weebie</a> (<a href="#71" class="quote">Reply 71</a>):<br/><i>Europe is a worthless minor market these day...

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by bill142
Sat Jul 13, 2013 12:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Aus Charter To CUN?
Replies: 3
Views: 3529

RE: Virgin Aus Charter To CUN?

Yes it's a charter for Flight Centre.

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by bill142
Fri Jul 12, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United+Airline" class="quote" target="_blank">United Airline</a> (<a href="#52" class="quote">Reply 52</a>):<br/><i> I remember they said <acron...

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by bill142
Fri Jul 12, 2013 7:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/a380787" class="quote" target="_blank">a380787</a> (<a href="#38" class="quote">Reply 38</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</a...

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by bill142
Fri Jul 12, 2013 1:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/L0VE2FLY" class="quote" target="_blank">L0VE2FLY</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> They still ha...

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by bill142
Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ikramerica" class="quote" target="_blank">ikramerica</a> (<a href="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>Other than USA flying there's nothin...

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by bill142
Thu Jul 11, 2013 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?
Replies: 86
Views: 14436

RE: Will QF Ever Grow Its International Network?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United+Airline" class="quote" target="_blank">United Airline</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I have read these.</i></font><...

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by bill142
Wed Jul 03, 2013 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tiger Airways Rebrands As Tigerair
Replies: 45
Views: 11488

RE: Tiger Airways Rebrands As Tigerair

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SIA747Megatop" class="quote" target="_blank">SIA747Megatop</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Tiger...

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by bill142
Sat Jun 22, 2013 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oceania To South America: An Undeveloped Market?
Replies: 74
Views: 11095

RE: Oceania To South America: An Undeveloped Market?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>I can't see them flying the A380 t...

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by bill142
Fri Jun 21, 2013 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ Boosts Virgin Australia Stake To 19.9%
Replies: 10
Views: 3167

RE: SQ Boosts Virgin Australia Stake To 19.9%

I doubt it has anything to do with the DL-VS deal. It's most likely part of the wider Virgin groups move from equity partnerships to a licensing model.

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by bill142
Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is an airframe's "first flight"...its first flight?
Replies: 47
Views: 14545

RE: Is An Airframe's "first Flight"...its First Flight?

Of course it wasn't the first flight. This looks like the first flight to me <a href="http://www.airbus.com/fileadmin/media_gallery/photogallery/big/800x600_1324630275_A350_XWB_front_fuselage_inside_Beluga.jpg" target="_blank"/><a href="http://www.airbus.com/fileadmin/media_gallery/photogallery/big/...

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by bill142
Wed Jun 12, 2013 12:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Can Anyone Recommend A Hotel In Dublin?
Replies: 17
Views: 3354

RE: Can Anyone Recommend A Hotel In Dublin?

I stayed at the Radisson Blu on Golden Lane a few years ago. It wasn't in the centre of things, but it wasn't too far away either.

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by bill142
Sat Jun 08, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Heathrow Runway Plan
Replies: 62
Views: 16308

RE: New Heathrow Runway Plan

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Vasu" class="quote" target="_blank">Vasu</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i> Oh definitely... this whole Heathrow expansion th...

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by bill142
Wed Jun 05, 2013 5:51 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Singapore's GNP Has Surpassed Hong Kong's?
Replies: 14
Views: 2574

RE: Singapore's GNP Has Surpassed Hong Kong's?

Is this a question or a statement? I'm confused. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AeroWesty" class="quote" target="_blank">AeroWesty</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>)...

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by bill142
Fri May 31, 2013 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyTeam Has No 5-Star Airlines?
Replies: 44
Views: 11729

RE: SkyTeam Has No 5-Star Airlines?

Proof that skyteam is full of 2nd rate airlines.

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by bill142
Thu May 30, 2013 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Oneworld Member?
Replies: 41
Views: 14166

RE: Next Oneworld Member?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>Jetstar are a oneworld affiliate</...

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by bill142
Sun May 26, 2013 5:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Is More Important To Airbus: EK or LH?
Replies: 8
Views: 5233

RE: Who Is More Important To Airbus: EK Or LH?

LH buys Airbus because the German government forces them to and EK takes Airbus because Airbus give them free planes.






(/sarcasm)

[Edited 2013-05-25 22:05:35]

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by bill142
Sun May 12, 2013 6:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: F1 2013: Spanish Grand Prix
Replies: 17
Views: 3727

RE: F1 2013: Spanish Grand Prix

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stealthz" class="quote" target="_blank">stealthz</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i> Perhaps but they maybe should have some 2...

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by bill142
Fri May 10, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore's Airport 5th Terminal Plans Begins
Replies: 33
Views: 10141

RE: Singapore's Airport 5th Terminal Plans Begins

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/infinit" class="quote" target="_blank">infinit</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i> Note that this is not an official map. Bu...

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by bill142
Sat May 04, 2013 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing To Build World's Longest-range Airliner
Replies: 175
Views: 43687

RE: Boeing To Build World's Longest-range Airliner

Alan Joyce promised to finally sign Qantas up for the 777 if it could do <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> non stop year round with a f...

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