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by packcheer
Fri Dec 19, 2008 9:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Preventing Icy Runways
Replies: 36
Views: 10986

RE: Preventing Icy Runways

It seems as though a system like that could be better used to prevent the ice/snow from accumulating in the first place. I live in <acronym title="National Jet Systems (Australia) and Northern Air Cargo (USA)">NC</acronym> and quite often we get snow that doesn't stick to road ways becuase the aspha...

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by packcheer
Wed Nov 26, 2008 5:51 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Norway Celebrates Delivery Of C-130J
Replies: 16
Views: 26003

RE: Norway Celebrates Delivery Of C-130J

So are these old airframes, just upgraded to a "J" model package? Or are these new airframes? Based on the pictures, they almost look like new airframes, they look very sleek. I like the 6 blade props..

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by packcheer
Mon Nov 17, 2008 5:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Airline Has The Best Website?
Replies: 16
Views: 7219

RE: Which Airline Has The Best Website?

I prefer Delta's website the majority of the time. It provides the most information, it is almost always accurate from my experiences, and they have a large amount of service and options out of <acronym title="Raleigh / Durham - International (RDU / KRDU), USA - North Carolina">RDU</acronym> so they...

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by packcheer
Thu Nov 06, 2008 9:29 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Aeroflot Tu-154 - Ferry W/ Engine Covered
Replies: 93
Views: 9916

RE: Aeroflot Tu-154 - Ferry W/ Engine Covered

I understand everyone saying no, it can't be done, it's not legal, Boeing would never approve it.... So I am not arguing with yall, I agree with you. That said, I wanted to throw out another "hypothetical" situation: Extreme Northern Canada. No roads or shipping lanes in out out. The town is kept al...

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