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by maxpower1954
Wed Sep 02, 2015 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airlines That Did Not Order Lockheed Electra
Replies: 24
Views: 3719

RE: US Airlines That Did Not Order Lockheed Electra

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BoeingGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">BoeingGuy</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>It's true that <acronym title="Pisa - ...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Aug 28, 2015 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans
Replies: 84
Views: 21602

RE: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PW100" class="quote" target="_blank">PW100</a> (<a href="#82" class="quote">Reply 82</a>):<br/><i>Therefore Mr. Sullenberger's claim that short ...

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by maxpower1954
Thu Aug 27, 2015 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Happy 50th Birthday, Air Wisconsin!
Replies: 27
Views: 6620

RE: Happy 50th Birthday, Air Wisconsin!

Here's some timetables and route maps, including the very first one with pictures of the DH-104 Dove.

http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages/zw.htm

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by maxpower1954
Wed Aug 26, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant 757 Blows 7 Of 8 Main Tires
Replies: 35
Views: 24902

RE: Allegiant 757 Blows 7 Of 8 Main Tires

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyby519" class="quote" target="_blank">flyby519</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>The fuse plug is a small spot in the tir...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Quite The Diversion
Replies: 16
Views: 12024

RE: Quite The Diversion

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXintl" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXintl</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Aircraft had a maintenance issue (FMC failur...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Aug 25, 2015 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Happy 50th Birthday, Air Wisconsin!
Replies: 27
Views: 6620

RE: Happy 50th Birthday, Air Wisconsin!

Here's a nice collection of <acronym title="Air Wisconsin (USA)">ZW</acronym> aircraft over the years. Couldn't find a Dove though. <a href="http://airlinersgallery.smugmug.com/Airlines-UnitedStates-1/Airlines-UnitedStates-1/Air-Wisconson/i-NjfvKhR" target="_blank">http://airlinersgallery.smugmug.co...

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by maxpower1954
Sat Aug 22, 2015 12:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Air Westcoast Operations 80/90's
Replies: 76
Views: 11080

RE: US Air Westcoast Operations 80/90's

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyboy80" class="quote" target="_blank">flyboy80</a> (<a href="#65" class="quote">Reply 65</a>):<br/><i>How large was US Air after the merger wa...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Aug 18, 2015 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans
Replies: 84
Views: 21602

RE: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/brewfangrb" class="quote" target="_blank">brewfangrb</a> (<a href="#63" class="quote">Reply 63</a>):<br/><i>Exposing my ignorance here, but it's...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Aug 18, 2015 3:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans
Replies: 84
Views: 21602

RE: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/liftsifter" class="quote" target="_blank">liftsifter</a> (<a href="#57" class="quote">Reply 57</a>):<br/><i>I was thinking this the entire time ...

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by maxpower1954
Mon Aug 17, 2015 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans
Replies: 84
Views: 21602

RE: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/StrandedAtMKG" class="quote" target="_blank">StrandedAtMKG</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>Maybe this argument makes sens...

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by maxpower1954
Mon Aug 17, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans
Replies: 84
Views: 21602

RE: Sullenberger Criticizes LGA Plans

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cubsrule" class="quote" target="_blank">Cubsrule</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I'm not sure how they would lengthen the r...

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by maxpower1954
Mon Aug 17, 2015 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?
Replies: 38
Views: 8310

RE: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/nikeherc" class="quote" target="_blank">nikeherc</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>I was always fascinated by that blast of...

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by maxpower1954
Sun Aug 16, 2015 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?
Replies: 38
Views: 8310

RE: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DTWPurserBoy" class="quote" target="_blank">DTWPurserBoy</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>f you can find it (usually avail...

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by maxpower1954
Sun Aug 16, 2015 3:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA 800: Conspiracy?
Replies: 68
Views: 13222

RE: TWA 800: Conspiracy?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rickabone" class="quote" target="_blank">rickabone</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I have a different theory that doesn't i...

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by maxpower1954
Sat Aug 15, 2015 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA 800: Conspiracy?
Replies: 68
Views: 13222

RE: TWA 800: Conspiracy?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SXDFC" class="quote" target="_blank">SXDFC</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>There is actually some truth to that, I rememb...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Aug 14, 2015 5:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?
Replies: 38
Views: 8310

RE: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?

The sound is distinctive only to the DC-8 Series 51,52, 53,54 and 55. Also the -61,,,actually any with with the short duct fan.. The long duct fan -62 and -63 didn't howl, nor the original Turbojet. The sound came from a pneumatic duct elbow when the starter valve opened, on the 62 and 63 the radius...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Aug 14, 2015 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?
Replies: 38
Views: 8310

RE: Last DL DC-8-71 Services?

cubastar, like you I flew the DC-8 for many years. For you and all the other DC-8 drivers and for the benefit of those who never heard a DC-8 50/61 series engine start click on the link below; fast forward to 2:00... for the sound of the early Jet Age once heard around the world. <a href="http://www...

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by maxpower1954
Sat Aug 08, 2015 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Direct Flights Across The US?
Replies: 31
Views: 9852

RE: First Direct Flights Across The US?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BravoOne" class="quote" target="_blank">BravoOne</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>I'm not sure (?), that any of those airl...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Aug 07, 2015 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Direct Flights Across The US?
Replies: 31
Views: 9852

RE: First Direct Flights Across The US?

Doesn't this 1931 United schedule show New York to San Francisco same plane service? Travel time - 31 hours.

http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages/complete/ua31/ua31-3.jpg

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by maxpower1954
Thu Aug 06, 2015 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH370 Flap Found In La Réunion - Part 4
Replies: 141
Views: 54474

RE: MH370 Flap Found In La Réunion - Part 4

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/awthompson" class="quote" target="_blank">awthompson</a> (<a href="#58" class="quote">Reply 58</a>):<br/><i>That answer doesn't help. 'Right' fr...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Aug 04, 2015 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) Part 3
Replies: 247
Views: 77385

RE: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) 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/Kaiarahi" class="quote" target="_blank">Kaiarahi</a> (<a href="#203" class="quote">Reply 203</a>):<br/><i>We've had this discussion before. Are ...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Jul 31, 2015 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) Part 3
Replies: 247
Views: 77385

RE: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) 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/77west" class="quote" target="_blank">77west</a> (<a href="#63" class="quote">Reply 63</a>):<br/><i>All Boeing WIDEBODIES have flaperons, 747 in...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Jul 31, 2015 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) Part 3
Replies: 247
Views: 77385

RE: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN) 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/ThirtyEcho" class="quote" target="_blank">ThirtyEcho</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>Complicating this issue is the fact ...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Jul 31, 2015 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Western Airlines DC10s
Replies: 33
Views: 11958

RE: Western Airlines DC10s

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bohica" class="quote" target="_blank">bohica</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>n their DC10 promotional literature, Western...

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by maxpower1954
Mon Jul 27, 2015 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AAL 2Q15 $1.9B Net Profit Ex-Specials
Replies: 28
Views: 7018

RE: AAL 2Q15 $1.9B Net Profit Ex-Specials

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CIDFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">CIDFlyer</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas Int...

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by maxpower1954
Sun Jul 26, 2015 12:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM B77W Landing During Heavy Wind
Replies: 57
Views: 31037

RE: KLM B77W Landing During Heavy Wind

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rotating14" class="quote" target="_blank">rotating14</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>I have a question for you, if you don'...

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by maxpower1954
Sat Jul 25, 2015 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sizes Of DC-3 Doors?
Replies: 8
Views: 4213

RE: Sizes Of DC-3 Doors?

Pre-war DC-3 doors were hinged along the front edge and opened to the front. There was a short boarding ramp to board the aircraft, this was the arrangement used by <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> et al. After the war, I beli...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jul 22, 2015 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Differing Callsigns From Airline Names
Replies: 100
Views: 16390

RE: Differing Callsigns From Airline Names

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CXfirst" class="quote" target="_blank">CXfirst</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>I've always found it odd that Delta actual...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Jul 21, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will American Still Use Double A Misspelling
Replies: 48
Views: 17576

RE: Will American Still Use Double A Misspelling

AAdvantage is a wordmark, like Exxon, Citibank or USAir for that matter. There is no misspelling. Apparently some people find a little marketing effort AAnnoying!

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by maxpower1954
Tue Jul 21, 2015 12:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Constellation Interior Question
Replies: 21
Views: 6425

RE: Constellation Interior Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rj968" class="quote" target="_blank">rj968</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Now for some other Connie trivia. There were C...

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by maxpower1954
Mon Jul 20, 2015 4:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Constellation Interior Question
Replies: 21
Views: 6425

RE: Constellation Interior Question

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Anrigu" class="quote" target="_blank">Anrigu</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>I've never flown on a Comstellation. I'...

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by maxpower1954
Sun Jul 19, 2015 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F16 And Cessna Collide Near CHS
Replies: 53
Views: 21015

RE: F16 And Cessna Collide Near CHS

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/wjcandee" class="quote" target="_blank">wjcandee</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>They told the F-16 to turn if the didn't...

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by maxpower1954
Sun Jul 19, 2015 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines And The 747-400
Replies: 14
Views: 11051

RE: Northwest Airlines And The 747-400

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Jetsgo" class="quote" target="_blank">Jetsgo</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Yesterday in Polls/Preferences, a link ...

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by maxpower1954
Mon Jul 13, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MCO Old Terminal... Found A Pic!
Replies: 34
Views: 12927

RE: MCO Old Terminal... Found A Pic!

Nice history of the original <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym> terminal below. It's archived so you can't enlarge the pictures unless someone is smarter than I am. Flew out of <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA -...

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by maxpower1954
Sat Jul 11, 2015 4:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/US Res Cutover - 17 Oct Is The Day
Replies: 64
Views: 13603

RE: AA/US Res Cutover - 17 Oct Is The Day

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jeffrey1970" class="quote" target="_blank">jeffrey1970</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>Quoting gilesdavies (Reply 2): But...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Jul 10, 2015 2:45 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airport With The Most Difficult Runway Layout
Replies: 54
Views: 25500

RE: Airport With The Most Difficult Runway Layout

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Shamrock137" class="quote" target="_blank">Shamrock137</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Boston - General Edw...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 24, 2015 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Consolidating Flight Training In DEN
Replies: 22
Views: 7582

RE: United Consolidating Flight Training In DEN

The United Training Center opened at Stapleton in 1955. When I flew DC-8s at World Airways and Arrow Air we trained at DENTK DC-8 sim using our own check pilots.

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by maxpower1954
Mon Jun 22, 2015 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAX 4770 Diverts To D38 Due To Smoke
Replies: 30
Views: 9941

RE: UAX 4770 Diverts To D38 Due To Smoke

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Web500sjc" class="quote" target="_blank">Web500sjc</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>I have know the report concludes that ...

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by maxpower1954
Thu Jun 18, 2015 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN-DL Close Call At MDW
Replies: 46
Views: 11747

RE: WN-DL Close Call At MDW

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N353SK" class="quote" target="_blank">N353SK</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>The FAA is working on implementing Runway St...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 17, 2015 3:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pilot Watches: Useful Or A Status Symbol?
Replies: 86
Views: 12614

RE: Pilot Watches: Useful Or A Status Symbol?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/nikeherc" class="quote" target="_blank">nikeherc</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>You can tell a fighter pilot because he'...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 17, 2015 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pilot Watches: Useful Or A Status Symbol?
Replies: 86
Views: 12614

RE: Pilot Watches: Useful Or A Status Symbol?

Back in the 1970s when I was a young commuter captain flying the mighty four engine <acronym title="Atlantic Coast Airlines (USA)">DH</acronym>-114 Heron and later the DC-3, I wore an actual Mickey Mouse watch as a counter point to those guys with ridiculous chronometer "pilot" watches. The comments...

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by maxpower1954
Fri Jun 12, 2015 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?
Replies: 45
Views: 6761

RE: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 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/milesrich" class="quote" target="_blank">milesrich</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i>Every trunk carrier flew four engine p...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 10, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 And Hawaii Five-O
Replies: 35
Views: 8974

RE: 747 And Hawaii Five-O

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sparkingwave" class="quote" target="_blank">sparkingwave</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i> The footage is not a 747 at all...

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by maxpower1954
Sun Jun 07, 2015 3:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's DC-9s With Widget Sideways
Replies: 23
Views: 12069

RE: Delta's DC-9s With Widget Sideways

The 717 would be a natural in the original 1965 DC-9 scheme!!

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 03, 2015 6:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?
Replies: 45
Views: 6761

RE: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 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/maxpower1954" class="quote" target="_blank">maxpower1954</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="United Airlines ...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 03, 2015 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?
Replies: 45
Views: 6761

RE: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?

1. United (after 1961 Capital merger) 2. American 3. Eastern 4. TWA 5. Delta I'll try and find the traffic info from that era - I don't think the gap between TWA and Delta is really as big as you might think. I do know Eastern was more than twice Delta's size for many years. Here's a link to a 1963 ...

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 03, 2015 1:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?
Replies: 45
Views: 6761

RE: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?

Delta route system map, February 1962. Delta was the fifth largest domestic carrier after the 1961 Southern Transcontinental route awards. <a href="http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages/complete/dl62/dl62-02.jpg" target="_blank">http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages/complete/dl62/dl62-02.jpg</a>

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by maxpower1954
Wed Jun 03, 2015 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unidentified Circling Light Aircraft
Replies: 10
Views: 1548

RE: Unidentified Circling Light Aircraft

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N766UA" class="quote" target="_blank">N766UA</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>That doesn't even make sense. Police would hav...

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by maxpower1954
Tue Jun 02, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unidentified Circling Light Aircraft
Replies: 10
Views: 1548

RE: Unidentified Circling Light Aircraft

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SELMER40" class="quote" target="_blank">SELMER40</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Why can't some people let law enforcement ...

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by maxpower1954
Sat May 30, 2015 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 Market?
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RE: Did The DC-9, To Go After The L-188 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/nikeherc" class="quote" target="_blank">nikeherc</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Plus the Electra was damaged goods after T...

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