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by PWMRamper
Sat Oct 04, 2014 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Applies For LAX-HND; Seeks DL SEA Slot
Replies: 115
Views: 21660

RE: AA Applies For LAX-HND; Seeks DL SEA Slot

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Carpethead" class="quote" target="_blank">Carpethead</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Because t...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Sep 29, 2014 5:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United To Outsource Work At CMH
Replies: 41
Views: 5134

RE: United To Outsource Work At CMH

But it's also not fair to blame all outsourcing (and I don't think you are). Air Wisconsin was a good company to work for. Not perfect (and we lost flight benefits on the ground handling side for a time), but the pay was decent (I started at $9.03/hour back in 2008) and topped out pretty good too (m...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Sep 28, 2014 6:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United To Outsource Work At CMH
Replies: 41
Views: 5134

RE: United To Outsource Work At CMH

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/737tdi" class="quote" target="_blank">737tdi</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I worked on the R...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Sep 28, 2014 3:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Did I Just Fly The Longest (Distance) 757 Route?
Replies: 15
Views: 5395

RE: Did I Just Fly The Longest (Distance) 757 Rout

<i><a href="/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/4765847" target="_blank">DL To Use 757 On NRT-SEA</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/profile/Transpac787" class="quote" target="_blank">Transpac787</a> Apr 3 2010 in Civil Aviation)</font> Reminds me of this.  <img src="http://cdn-www.ai...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Sep 28, 2014 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Volcano Erupts In Japan- Flights Diverted
Replies: 13
Views: 6805

RE: Volcano Erupts In Japan- Flights Diverted

Shoot. Was planning to travel to Tokyo this week. Think we'll be affected?

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by PWMRamper
Thu Sep 25, 2014 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Return Of Focus Cities?
Replies: 9
Views: 3242

RE: The Return Of Focus Cities?

DL's got a few cities that, while may not be officially focus cities, are pretty close. Boston <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Geo...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Sep 21, 2014 12:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL SEA-HND Suspended Effective 10/1
Replies: 92
Views: 17509

RE: DL SEA-HND Suspended Effective 10/1

As a non-rev who's taken this flight 3 times, it bums me out. It was great for a long weekend in Toyko. Leave on Friday, get there Saturday, spend all day Sunday in Tokyo and catch the Haneda flight home, back by Sunday night.

But loads were poor whenever I was on board.

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by PWMRamper
Sat Sep 06, 2014 8:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: WN To Get New Livery Part 2
Replies: 103
Views: 22723

RE: Rumor: WN To Get New Livery Part 2

<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="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>UPDATE: I've been told from a source, in a ver...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Aug 18, 2014 2:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 09 – NHL Playoffs At MSG: MSP-LGA 05/13
Replies: 0
Views: 3081

TR 09 – NHL Playoffs At MSG: MSP-LGA 05/13

<b><u>Intro</u></b> As I’ve posted in past Trip Reports, I’ve been trying to see my favorite NHL team, the Boston Bruins, in every arena. After they took a 3-0 lead against the New York Rangers in the 2013 playoffs, tickets dropped down pretty darn low and allowed me to get a seat for Game 4 at Madi...

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by PWMRamper
Sat Aug 16, 2014 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Complete List Of DL Non-Hub Routes
Replies: 23
Views: 8591

RE: Complete List Of DL Non-Hub Routes

Weird route I stumbled on was SAN-SJD starting this winter.

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by PWMRamper
Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 08 – Day Trip To AMS In J!: MSP-AMS 04/13
Replies: 8
Views: 33079

RE: TR 08 – Day Trip To AMS In J!: MSP-AMS 04/13

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ab486" class="quote" target="_blank">ab486</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> There were 4 options ...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Aug 10, 2014 8:18 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 08 – Day Trip To AMS In J!: MSP-AMS 04/13
Replies: 8
Views: 33079

TR 08 – Day Trip To AMS In J!: MSP-AMS 04/13

<b><u>Intro</u></b> After flying a good amount domestically, with a couple jaunts to Canada and a night in the Caribbean thrown in, I needed to really break in my passport, and take my first trip across an ocean. My friend and coworker suggested Amsterdam. The nice thing about Amsterdam is that Delt...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Aug 07, 2014 6:51 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 07 - Canada’s Capital: MSP-YOW 03/13
Replies: 0
Views: 4866

TR 07 - Canada’s Capital: MSP-YOW 03/13

<b><u>Intro</u></b> After seeing the Bruins play two road games already in the 2013 season, I noticed Ottawa had very inexpensive tickets for the Bruins game in March of 2013, so I bought a game ticket and decided to spend a night in Ottawa. <a href="http://imgur.com/WybMXOp"/><a href="http://i.imgu...

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by PWMRamper
Wed Aug 06, 2014 7:36 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 06 – Tundra To Tropics: MSP-TPA 02/13
Replies: 2
Views: 3600

RE: TR 06 – Tundra To Tropics: MSP-TPA 02/13

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pdx" class="quote" target="_blank">pdx</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yeah I believe it is too....

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by PWMRamper
Wed Aug 06, 2014 6:56 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 06 – Tundra To Tropics: MSP-TPA 02/13
Replies: 2
Views: 3600

TR 06 – Tundra To Tropics: MSP-TPA 02/13

<b><u>Intro</u></b> As I mentioned in my last trip report, I’m a big hockey fan, and I had started out on the goal to see my team play in all the NHL arenas. After a quick night in cold and snowy Winnipeg, I decided to head to warmer weather. My uncle lives in Tampa, so I hopped on a plane to see my...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Aug 04, 2014 8:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's Your Odometer Like?
Replies: 41
Views: 3321

RE: What's Your Odometer Like?

Flightdiary.net/MSPGabe Lifetime - 344,088 miles That is indeed lifetime. Took a lot of memory, talking with family, and digging through old scrapbooks and the like to get all the flights before I started working in the industry, where things have really started ramping up: 2012 - 37,392 miles 2013 ...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:01 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 05 – True North Strong & Free: MSP-YWG 02/13
Replies: 3
Views: 5459

TR 05 – True North Strong & Free: MSP-YWG 02/13

<b><u>Intro</u></b> I’m a huge hockey fan, and being from New England, a Boston Bruins fan. After relocating to Minneapolis, I was bummed that I wouldn’t be able to see as many games. But a great thought occurred to me, and that was to catch my Bruins on the road. With travel privileges, I could see...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Aug 04, 2014 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Except 9/11 4 Worst Crashes In The US?
Replies: 2
Views: 3168

RE: Except 9/11 4 Worst Crashes In The US?

Excluding 9/11 aircraft, the Top 10, US Airlines in US Airspace: American 191 - 25/5/79 - 273 deaths (2 on ground) - Chicago, <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym> American 587 - 12/11/01 - 265 deaths (5 on ground) - Queens, NY TWA 800 - 17/7/1996 - 230 deaths - Off Long Island, N...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Jul 21, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM's Last MD11 Flight
Replies: 60
Views: 25195

RE: KLM's Last MD11 Flight

I keep putting off ZEDing on this...guess I need to actually plan it.

Maybe 2nd or 3rd week of September.

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by PWMRamper
Thu Jul 17, 2014 5:53 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 03 - TWA, Bengals, And The Boss: MSP-MCI 11/12
Replies: 5
Views: 7390

RE: TR 03 - TWA, Bengals, And The Boss: MSP-MCI 11/12

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Super80DFW" class="quote" target="_blank">Super80DFW</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Haha these ...

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by PWMRamper
Wed Jul 16, 2014 5:46 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 04 – 1st International Flight: MSP-SXM 12/12
Replies: 4
Views: 6630

RE: TR 04 – 1st International Flight: MSP-SXM 12/12

No take liberties!

I'm the definition of a novice when it comes to photography. I've got a decent dSLR. But all I know are the absolute basics.

I've also never, ever been able to do any sort of editing. I have Paint. And that's it.

Probably should learn how to use an image editing program.

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by PWMRamper
Wed Jul 16, 2014 7:44 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 04 – 1st International Flight: MSP-SXM 12/12
Replies: 4
Views: 6630

TR 04 – 1st International Flight: MSP-SXM 12/12

<b><u>Intro</u></b> After finally getting a passport in the summer of 2012, I knew it was only a matter of time before I got down to St. Maarten. As any aviation geek can attest to, it’s near the top of the list of airports to visit. Winter in Minneapolis comes early, and since the loads looked good...

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by PWMRamper
Tue Jul 15, 2014 8:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 03 - TWA, Bengals, And The Boss: MSP-MCI 11/12
Replies: 5
Views: 7390

TR 03 - TWA, Bengals, And The Boss: MSP-MCI 11/12

<u><b>Intro</b></u> After a long absence from the Trip Reports forum, I figured I should start posting reports again, especially since I’ve taken a lot of trips to some fun destinations in the past couple years. I'll try and post one every few days until I've caught up to present day. I worked for A...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's Smallest Domestic Stations
Replies: 50
Views: 12509

RE: Delta's Smallest Domestic Stations

Mainline, <acronym title="Harlingen - (Rio Grande) Valley International (HRL / KHRL), USA - Texas">HRL</acronym> (Harligen, Texas) may be one. One daily flight to <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>, seasonal. R...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Jul 03, 2014 5:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF A380 Burst Water Pipe Floods Aisles Inflight
Replies: 87
Views: 35752

RE: QF A380 Burst Water Pipe Floods Aisles Inflight

What's the safety risk that comes with this?

Surely all that water with electronics can't be safe?

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by PWMRamper
Sat Jun 28, 2014 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSP Spotters: AN-225 To MSP Today
Replies: 15
Views: 6324

RE: MSP Spotters: AN-225 To MSP Today

Any idea when it's leaving? I really wanna get out and see it.

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by PWMRamper
Mon May 19, 2014 2:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Is The Highest & Lowest Airport Flown In/out
Replies: 35
Views: 3618

RE: What Is The Highest & Lowest Airport Flown In/

DEN 5431 <acronym title="Salt Lake City - International (SLC / KSLC), USA - Utah">SLC</acronym> 4227 <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> 2181 RST 1317 <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (Municipal) (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">...

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by PWMRamper
Thu May 08, 2014 1:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Endeavor Air Ship # To Tail #
Replies: 1
Views: 2017

Endeavor Air Ship # To Tail #

Hey everyone! I flew on Delta 3681 <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>-<acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> on 03May. Ship number ...

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by PWMRamper
Sat May 03, 2014 8:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Launches "I Am Alaska" Campaign
Replies: 131
Views: 14903

RE: AS Launches "I Am Alaska" Campaign

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PlanesNTrains" class="quote" target="_blank">PlanesNTrains</a> (<a href="#106" class="quote">Reply 106</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> F...

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by PWMRamper
Sat May 03, 2014 7:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Launches "I Am Alaska" Campaign
Replies: 131
Views: 14903

RE: AS Launches "I Am Alaska" Campaign

Delta needed an Asia Gateway with <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> being drawn down and the Yen being so weak. The options were really <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>, <acronym title=...

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by PWMRamper
Tue Jan 07, 2014 4:56 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airplane Life Lists
Replies: 33
Views: 3100

RE: Airplane Life Lists

Airbus A319 - Delta, USAirways A320 - Delta, JetBlue, USAirways A321 - USAirways A333 - Delta Boeing 737 - Southwest 738 - Delta 747 - Delta 752 - Delta, United 753 - Delta 762 - United 763 - Delta 763ER - Delta 772ER - Delta 772LR - Delta 773LR - Virgin Australia Bombardier CRJ 100 - Pinnacle/Endea...

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by PWMRamper
Sat Jan 04, 2014 5:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official New England Aviation Thread #15
Replies: 48
Views: 5220

RE: Official New England Aviation Thread #15

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blr380" class="quote" target="_blank">blr380</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> <acronym title="A...

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by PWMRamper
Fri Jan 03, 2014 7:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL
Replies: 313
Views: 53448

RE: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL

I'll be attempting to non-rev on the flight. Doubt I make it, but at least I'll be in the Gate for fun.

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by PWMRamper
Mon Dec 30, 2013 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official New England Aviation Thread #15
Replies: 48
Views: 5220

RE: Official New England Aviation Thread #15

Not at <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> any more...missing it though. Been in <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> for about 14 months now. Curious at to w...

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by PWMRamper
Sat Dec 28, 2013 7:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2013 Flying In Review
Replies: 49
Views: 6958

RE: Your 2013 Flying In Review

2013 was a milestone year for me. I flew more this year (both segments and miles) than I have in any other year. In the miles case, I flew more this year than all other years combined. A big part of that was I took my first TATL and TPAC flights this year. 7 of them in fact. I flew to or through 27 ...

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by PWMRamper
Wed Dec 18, 2013 7:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Top 5 Airports Visited
Replies: 45
Views: 3011

RE: Top 5 Airports Visited

Domestic: <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> - 73 <acronym title="Portland - International Jetport (PWM / KPWM), USA - Maine">PWM</acronym> - 51 <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan Internatio...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Dec 12, 2013 9:01 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? 2013 Edition
Replies: 44
Views: 4611

RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? 2013 Edition

2013 additions in bold: A - <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>, <b><acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym></b>, <acronym title="Appleton - Outagamie C...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Nov 21, 2013 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL
Replies: 313
Views: 53448

Delta Last DC-9 Flight Jan 6, 2014 MSP-ATL

Well...since I live in <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> and can fly on <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym>...I may try and book that last <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International...

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by PWMRamper
Mon Nov 18, 2013 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unconfirmed: AA Entering LAX-PDX/SEA
Replies: 108
Views: 18305

RE: Unconfirmed: AA Entering LAX-PDX/SEA

I'll take an E175 over a 737 any day of the week. Such a great ride.

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by PWMRamper
Mon Nov 18, 2013 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL A330 Mods
Replies: 141
Views: 43192

RE: DL A330 Mods

Got to fly the reconfig 333 in J <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> a few weeks ago. Now my favorite J seat on <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)...

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by PWMRamper
Fri Oct 18, 2013 5:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL DC-9s Gone By January?
Replies: 163
Views: 26726

RE: DL DC-9s Gone By January?

Flew N777NC as my FIRST and perhaps ONLY DC9 flight ealier this year <acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>. Gonna hopefully buy a ticket on the last fl...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Sep 08, 2013 4:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: RTW All 6 Continents...Help!
Replies: 4
Views: 2607

RE: RTW All 6 Continents...Help!

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

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by PWMRamper
Sun Sep 08, 2013 8:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: RTW All 6 Continents...Help!
Replies: 4
Views: 2607

RTW All 6 Continents...Help!

Have a friend that wants to do a Round The World trip as an employee. He wants to hit all 6 continents with no backtrack if possible, in 7-9 days. He's a Delta employee, but can ZED on other airlines, though this would be used as minimally as possible ideally. What's giving me a hard time is Africa/...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Aug 15, 2013 8:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Filled To The Gills - Caribbean Aviation 106
Replies: 258
Views: 25407

RE: Filled To The Gills - Caribbean Aviation 106

Hey guys...just a question. I spent a night in <acronym title="Philipsburg / St. Maarten - Princess Juliana (SXM / TNCM), St. Maarten">SXM</acronym> last year, and am looking to do the same this year. I also would love to get down to <acronym title="Willemstad / Curacao - Hato (CUR / TNCC), Curacao"...

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by PWMRamper
Tue Aug 13, 2013 6:41 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Best Way To Learn To Fly? 3x Weekly Or 1x Weekly?
Replies: 20
Views: 4521

RE: Best Way To Learn To Fly? 3x Weekly Or 1x Weekly?

Thanks so much for all the responses guys.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> I can't realistically take weeks or a couple months off from work. Absolute best I could do is 3 days a week with my schedule. And w...

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by PWMRamper
Tue Aug 13, 2013 3:32 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Best Way To Learn To Fly? 3x Weekly Or 1x Weekly?
Replies: 20
Views: 4521

RE: Best Way To Learn To Fly? 3x Weekly Or 1x Weekly?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/3rdGen" class="quote" target="_blank">3rdGen</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i> I would say flying every other day is not a b...

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by PWMRamper
Tue Aug 13, 2013 2:45 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Best Way To Learn To Fly? 3x Weekly Or 1x Weekly?
Replies: 20
Views: 4521

Best Way To Learn To Fly? 3x Weekly Or 1x Weekly?

So I've been wanting to take flight lessons for several years now, and finances next spring seem good to where I can finally start training for my PPL. I know the Cardinal Sin of taking lessons is running out of money and having to start from scratch, so I'm trying to plan to avoid that. I know most...

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by PWMRamper
Thu Aug 08, 2013 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN In Maine
Replies: 8
Views: 4202

RE: WN In Maine

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blr380" class="quote" target="_blank">blr380</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yep. It boggles my ...

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by PWMRamper
Wed Aug 07, 2013 8:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fire At Nairobi (NBO) Airport
Replies: 58
Views: 21964

Fire At Nairobi (NBO) Airport

Pic from Twitter supposedly of the Int'l Arrivals Hall...

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by PWMRamper
Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:54 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Would Anyone Want To Be An Agent?
Replies: 17
Views: 5147

RE: Why Would Anyone Want To Be An Agent?

Sure, the yelling can be rough..but people are rarely yelling at you, they're yelling at the airline. If they really think I control the weather, they can knock themselves out. It's by far the best job I ever had, working at the airport. I did Ramp/CS for 4 years in Portland before getting furloughe...

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