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by DAYflyer
Wed Oct 10, 2007 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Eastern Airlines - Any Info Available?
Replies: 45
Views: 10412

RE: New Eastern Airlines - Any Info Available?

There is a new Eastern. Itr is headed up by Joe Leonard, and they remade it into an LCC called AirTran.

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by DAYflyer
Tue Oct 09, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's Answer To The A380
Replies: 97
Views: 18435

RE: Boeing's Answer To The A380

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by DAYflyer
Mon Oct 08, 2007 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Status?
Replies: 198
Views: 24510

RE: 787 Status?

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by DAYflyer
Mon Oct 08, 2007 1:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Ohio
Replies: 44
Views: 2741

RE: Aviation In Ohio

Here at <acronym title="Dayton - James M. Cox Dayton International (DAY / KDAY), USA - Ohio">DAY</acronym>, <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> has had the fourth straight month of being the number 1 carrier. They have just started non-stop flights to <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran Int...

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by DAYflyer
Mon Oct 08, 2007 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Orphaned 717 Prevent A 3rd Fleet Type
Replies: 5
Views: 2166

RE: Does Orphaned 717 Prevent A 3rd Fleet Type

FL will replace the 717 many years down the road. They have only been out of production for roughly two years now, and they have lots of life left in them. In 20 or so years, when they are ready for replacement, EMB, Canadair, Boeing or Airbus may have dramatically changed their offerings in this si...

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by DAYflyer
Tue Oct 02, 2007 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confessions Of A Baggage Handler.
Replies: 68
Views: 18406

RE: Confessions Of A Baggage Handler.

A few things my dad told me to never go cheap on:

Luggage
Mattress
Shoes
Gloves

Im glad I took his advice after reading this thread!

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by DAYflyer
Tue Oct 02, 2007 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 19 Passenger Class Aircraft
Replies: 44
Views: 22735

RE: 19 Passenger Class Aircraft

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by DAYflyer
Mon Oct 01, 2007 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vietnam Airlines Signs For 12 More 787s
Replies: 23
Views: 8391

RE: Vietnam Airlines Signs For 12 More 787s

Quite an order for both aircraft manufacturers. I never knew so many people wanted to travel there. Great to see they have such demand, and congratulations to all parties!

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by DAYflyer
Fri Sep 28, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Status?
Replies: 198
Views: 24510

RE: 787 Status?

Honeywell and Allenia sure seem to be setting things back a bit for the program. What action is Boeing taking to get things back on schedule for further airframes??

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18926

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 9:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex-ATA Tristar N194AT Flying Again!
Replies: 5
Views: 3966

RE: Ex-ATA Tristar N194AT Flying Again!

Its nice to see her back in the air again. Long live the L1011!!

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can The 747-8 Be Successful?
Replies: 240
Views: 21926

RE: Can The 747-8 Be Successful?

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Decides: 12 X A380 & 24 X B787
Replies: 319
Views: 44970

RE: BA Decides: 12 X A380 & 24 X B787

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 4:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18926

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

You would certainly think they could have used a LITTLE immagination anyway.

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by DAYflyer
Wed Sep 26, 2007 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 767 Incident At YYZ Right Now?
Replies: 22
Views: 14116

RE: AC 767 Incident At YYZ Right Now?

How often do aircraft "vent fuel"? I have heard of dumping to fuel to meet landing weights in an emergency, but not this.

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 22, 2007 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380's Style Nose For A350XWB Confirmed
Replies: 92
Views: 16723

RE: A380's Style Nose For A350XWB Confirmed

Well at least you wont be able to confuse it with a 787 anymore.

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 22, 2007 1:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The TSA Is Watching What You Read
Replies: 42
Views: 8795

RE: The TSA Is Watching What You Read

Doesn't surprise me anymore. Nothing much does.

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 22, 2007 1:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Route Network Thread
Replies: 84
Views: 7709

RE: Ryanair Route Network Thread

Does Ryanair publish a system wide route map anywhere?

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 22, 2007 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Coming To SFO, CVG And BDL--Oct. 07
Replies: 130
Views: 17545

RE: A380 Coming To SFO, CVG And BDL--Oct. 07

How can we get an approximate time of arrival at CVG?

Looks like I may get to see how ugly this thing is after all.

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by DAYflyer
Fri Sep 21, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Composite Frame On A350 XWB
Replies: 76
Views: 12648

RE: Confirmed: Composite Frame On A350 XWB

Can Boeing buy EADS stock? Does anyone know?

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 20, 2007 10:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia Selling LHR Slots ...
Replies: 64
Views: 11165

RE: Alitalia Selling LHR Slots ...

I dont see how anyone would get these slots at a "good price".

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 20, 2007 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Composite Frame On A350 XWB
Replies: 76
Views: 12648

RE: Confirmed: Composite Frame On A350 XWB

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 20, 2007 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FL Announces TPA To MSP/PIT/DTW/BOS
Replies: 35
Views: 4901

RE: FL Announces TPA To MSP/PIT/DTW/BOS

Good news for FL, although I'm sure it will draw quite a bit of ire from NW and an increase in frequencies with a price match.

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 20, 2007 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Aws Goes For B748, B789, A350, A321, B739
Replies: 85
Views: 19583

RE: Thai Aws Goes For B748, B789, A350, A321, B739

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 20, 2007 3:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: BA Fleet Announcement Now In Early Oct
Replies: 131
Views: 18785

RE: Rumor: BA Fleet Announcement Now In Early Oct

I still think BA will go with Airbus because of the political pressure to do so.

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 20, 2007 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Comairs New CRJ-900s
Replies: 80
Views: 11013

RE: Comairs New CRJ-900s

I hope that Dl doesn't have the same problems with the 900 that they did the 700.

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by DAYflyer
Wed Sep 19, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 First Flight Could Slip Even More
Replies: 117
Views: 16756

RE: 787 First Flight Could Slip Even More

I just read that Honeywell is one of the primary culprits behind the flight delays for the 787 due to the problems with software and flight controls. Fair Use <i>The order comes at a time when Honeywell has run into difficulties on another big order with Airbus's main rival, Boeing Co . The first te...

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by DAYflyer
Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAS Order By End Of 07 - Up To 110 Planes
Replies: 6
Views: 4446

RE: MAS Order By End Of 07 - Up To 110 Planes

What types do they fly now?

It would certainly be great news for either company to land this large order.

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by DAYflyer
Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's Problem Of Sizing A 777 Replacement
Replies: 108
Views: 16700

RE: Boeing's Problem Of Sizing A 777 Replacement

Unless <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> orders it, or another airline in very large numbers (100 +), there will not be a 787-10 anytime soon. Boeing has pubically said the 777 will undergo modifications to keep it competititve with the A-350. I think that when the time i...

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by DAYflyer
Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787: Unsafe Per Whistleblower In Interview
Replies: 331
Views: 37629

RE: 787: Unsafe Per Whistleblower In Interview

"Dan Rather Reports"......enough said. ZERO credibility.

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by DAYflyer
Tue Sep 18, 2007 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: Boeing Expects On-time 787 EIS
Replies: 61
Views: 10416

RE: WSJ: Boeing Expects On-time 787 EIS

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by DAYflyer
Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: Airbus Switches To Composite Frames
Replies: 292
Views: 22469

RE: WSJ: Airbus Switches To Composite Frames

This is like the 4,000 change they have announced on this program. At this rate, it should EIS in about 10 years.

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by DAYflyer
Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is The 787 Too Small?
Replies: 55
Views: 11710

Is The 787 Too Small?

The fastest selling widebody aircraft in history.

Yup, it sounds like Boeing got it wrong to me.  Yeah sure

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by DAYflyer
Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Big Jetblue Announcement In October
Replies: 181
Views: 28832

RE: Big Jetblue Announcement In October

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Economy Class On Upper Deck Of A380
Replies: 27
Views: 11357

RE: Economy Class On Upper Deck Of A380

If any US legacy carriers buy this airplane, you can bet it will seat 700 with 1/2 of the upper deck being business class and the rest of the bloomin thing being economy.

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 15, 2007 5:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Female FA'S And Rubbing Against And Touching...
Replies: 85
Views: 14544

RE: Female FA'S And Rubbing Against And Touching...

Gives a whole new meaning to the term in-flight service.......

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:27 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Whatever Happened To B-52 Reengine Program
Replies: 31
Views: 13372

Whatever Happened To B-52 Reengine Program

I recently attended the airshow at <acronym title="Dayton - James M. Cox Dayton International (DAY / KDAY), USA - Ohio">DAY</acronym> and a B-52 pilot told me that at one time the US<acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> had talked about re-engining the B-52 with the CFM56 (like they did on a limi...

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Possibly Starting Service To Grand Forks
Replies: 41
Views: 5020

RE: United Possibly Starting Service To Grand Forks

Wouldn't NW be shocked if UA started a 319/320 up there for service.

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 15, 2007 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 19" Wide Seats In Economy
Replies: 33
Views: 12349

RE: 19" Wide Seats In Economy

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by DAYflyer
Fri Sep 14, 2007 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK Gov't Pressuring BA To Buy Airbus
Replies: 209
Views: 19976

RE: UK Gov't Pressuring BA To Buy Airbus

If you people are naive enough to believe the UK Government isn't putting pressure on <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> to buy Airbus, you have your head stuck in the sand. The simple fact is that politicians live for the day they say they saved or created jobs, especially when any econo...

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by DAYflyer
Fri Sep 14, 2007 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO Blames Industry For 787 Bolt Shortage
Replies: 186
Views: 22507

RE: Boeing CEO Blames Industry For 787 Bolt Shortage

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Boots Another Woman For Attire!
Replies: 154
Views: 19066

RE: Southwest Boots Another Woman For Attire!

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA To Airlines: Reduce Flights Or Else!
Replies: 114
Views: 14269

RE: FAA To Airlines: Reduce Flights Or Else!

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 "City Of Everett"
Replies: 25
Views: 8305

RE: 747 "City Of Everett"

One would think Boeing would be happy to provide some funding to support this museum.

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by DAYflyer
Thu Sep 13, 2007 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO Blames Industry For 787 Bolt Shortage
Replies: 186
Views: 22507

RE: Boeing CEO Blames Industry For 787 Bolt Shortage

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by DAYflyer
Wed Sep 12, 2007 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK Gov't Pressuring BA To Buy Airbus
Replies: 209
Views: 19976

RE: UK Gov't Pressuring BA To Buy Airbus

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by DAYflyer
Wed Sep 12, 2007 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO Blames Industry For 787 Bolt Shortage
Replies: 186
Views: 22507

RE: Boeing CEO Blames Industry For 787 Bolt Shortage

Sounds to me like Boeing needs to fire some vendors and find some new suppliers.

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by DAYflyer
Wed Sep 12, 2007 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FL Carried Most Pax At DAY Again
Replies: 6
Views: 2713

RE: FL Carried Most Pax At DAY Again

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by DAYflyer
Tue Sep 11, 2007 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FL Carried Most Pax At DAY Again
Replies: 6
Views: 2713

FL Carried Most Pax At DAY Again

Another month of <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> being number one at <acronym title="Dayton - James M. Cox Dayton International (DAY / KDAY), USA - Ohio">DAY</acronym>. I wonder what it is about <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> that makes them such a popular choice here? Fair ...

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by DAYflyer
Sat Sep 08, 2007 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Forbes And CO Billion Dollar Plane Order?
Replies: 9
Views: 4546

RE: Forbes And CO Billion Dollar Plane Order?

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