Search found 139 matches

by PieterBoth
Wed Jul 29, 2015 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN)
Replies: 267
Views: 101245

RE: Aircraft Flap Found In La Réunion (RUN)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Western727" class="quote" target="_blank">Western727</a> (<a href="#140" class="quote">Reply 140</a>):<br/><i> Quoting Miami (Reply 135): - A de...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sat Jul 25, 2015 4:26 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

RE: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

<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="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>maybe the first <acronym title="Transbra...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:15 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

RE: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Marambio" class="quote" target="_blank">Marambio</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Thanks very much for putting this report...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Jul 20, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

RE: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/allrite" class="quote" target="_blank">allrite</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Brian Thacker's amusing travel tale Where'...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Jul 14, 2015 7:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

RE: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ALexeu" class="quote" target="_blank">ALexeu</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>I love these reports featuring rare destinatio...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Jul 14, 2015 5:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

RE: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TR1" class="quote" target="_blank">TR1</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Thanks for your fine report</i></font></td></tr></ta...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Jul 13, 2015 6:32 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

RE: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

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

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Jul 12, 2015 8:07 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis
Replies: 19
Views: 9831

Aircalin: Nadi - Wallis

Whilst in Fiji for a 2 month work trip, I wanted to take the opportunity to travel to another Pacific country. I had my eye on several options for a long weekend break – Vanuatu, Tuvalu, New Caledonia, Tonga and Wallis & Futuna. Wallis & Futuna was my 1st choice. Vanuatu had just suffered fr...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Fri Jul 10, 2015 5:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why So Much CAN-Africa Service?
Replies: 26
Views: 8474

RE: Why So Much CAN-Africa Service?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/S75752" class="quote" target="_blank">S75752</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i> Quoting 777way (Reply 15): China Southern -...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Jun 09, 2015 8:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Fiji Airways Business Class - Sydney To Nadi
Replies: 17
Views: 22311

RE: Fiji Airways Business Class - Sydney To Nadi

Nice report! You beat me to a Fiji Airways <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym>  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font s...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Feb 24, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: St-Helena Island Airport To Open In 2016
Replies: 40
Views: 12649

RE: St-Helena Island Airport To Open In 2016

I'm assuming the ticket costs will be sky high, given that its population is only a little over 4,000 and the new hotel will have 30 double rooms (plus the existing accommodation infrastructure which I think is quite small) - surely loads will be low - how could an airline sustain a route to the isl...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Thu Feb 19, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Austral To Receive Two Older 787
Replies: 33
Views: 18611

RE: Air Austral To Receive Two Older 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/yenne09" class="quote" target="_blank">yenne09</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Among the routes planned for them the...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Feb 03, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why UK Is So Addicted To Heathrow?
Replies: 106
Views: 18712

RE: Why UK Is So Addicted To Heathrow?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cloudboy" class="quote" target="_blank">cloudboy</a> (<a href="#69" class="quote">Reply 69</a>):<br/><i>What stations do trains from Birmingham ...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sat Jan 31, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why UK Is So Addicted To Heathrow?
Replies: 106
Views: 18712

RE: Why UK Is So Addicted To Heathrow?

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

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Dec 29, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Tahiti Nui In Talks For Fleet Replacement
Replies: 58
Views: 13618

RE: Air Tahiti Nui In Talks For Fleet Replacement

Merci mercure1, this explains a lot!
And would there not be any viability for a joint venture from PPT to Paris, just like SB then?

[Edited 2014-12-29 10:20:46]

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Dec 29, 2014 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Tahiti Nui In Talks For Fleet Replacement
Replies: 58
Views: 13618

RE: Air Tahiti Nui In Talks For Fleet Replacement

UU did start the now legendary (in my eyes!) <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="St. Denis - Gillot / Roland Garros (RUN / FMEE), Reunion">RUN</acronym>-<acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Au...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Dec 29, 2014 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Tahiti Nui In Talks For Fleet Replacement
Replies: 58
Views: 13618

RE: Air Tahiti Nui In Talks For Fleet Replacement

Just out of interest - <acronym title="Air Austral (France)">UU</acronym> (Air Austral) has 4 Boeing 777s and 2 Boeing 737s. What would the reason be that <acronym title="Air Austral (France)">UU</acronym> has not got an all Airbus fleet, like it is suggested <acronym title="Air Tahiti Nui (France)"...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Thu Dec 18, 2014 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Isn't The ATR As Popular?
Replies: 71
Views: 15347

RE: Why Isn't The ATR As Popular?

ATRs are still popular in the Indian Ocean - Air Mauritius, Air Madagascar, Air Austral (Reunion Island) and Ewa Air (Mayotte) have all had ATRs for quite some time.

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Dec 16, 2014 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New LH Destinations, CUN, MRU And MLE
Replies: 14
Views: 7284

RE: New LH Destinations, CUN, MRU And MLE

This is interesting and comes after <acronym title="Austrian Airlines">OS</acronym> announced 1x weekly <acronym title="Vienna - Schwechat (VIE / LOWW), Austria">VIE</acronym>-<acronym title="Mauritius - Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International (Plaisance) (MRU / FIMP), Mauritius">MRU</acronym>. But ...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Dec 16, 2014 8:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Initial Eurowings CGN Hub Destinations
Replies: 6
Views: 3056

RE: Initial Eurowings CGN Hub Destinations

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stylo777" class="quote" target="_blank">stylo777</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>announced by <acronym title="Lufthansa (Ge...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Dec 16, 2014 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Initial Eurowings CGN Hub Destinations
Replies: 6
Views: 3056

RE: Initial Eurowings CGN Hub Destinations

If <acronym title="Mauritius - Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International (Plaisance) (MRU / FIMP), Mauritius">MRU</acronym> is started from <acronym title="Cologne / Bonn (- Konrad Adenauer / Wahn) (CGN / EDDK), Germany">CGN</acronym> that would be interesting. <acronym title="Austrian Airlines">OS</a...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Dec 15, 2014 9:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK
Replies: 11
Views: 6166

RE: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/spootter10" class="quote" target="_blank">spootter10</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>I will be doing the exact same trip be...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Dec 14, 2014 5:11 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK
Replies: 11
Views: 6166

RE: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK

Hi lychemsa yes, the beaches around Anse Mourouk where I stayed were not so swimmable and it is very windy there (hence the kitesurfing). I was told the beach at Pointe Coton on the east of Rodrigues where the hotel Cotton Bay is has the nicest beach for swimming. As far as Mauritius itself, basical...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Dec 14, 2014 1:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK
Replies: 11
Views: 6166

RE: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK

Yes, I had wondered how they ferried the little fella down to <acronym title="Mauritius - Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International (Plaisance) (MRU / FIMP), Mauritius">MRU</acronym> from <acronym title="Prague - Vaclav Havel (Ruzyne) (PRG / LKPR), Czech Republic">PRG</acronym>. I wonder where they st...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK
Replies: 11
Views: 6166

RE: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK

Map of Rodrigues and Port Mathurin: <img src="https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7539/15831260019_455d06c624.jpg" width="500" height="375" border="0"/><img src="https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7530/15831263109_e787c4e7cd.jpg" width="500" height="375" border="0"/><img src="https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK
Replies: 11
Views: 6166

MRU-RRG: Island Hopping With OK (!) And MK

A few weeks ago I decided to take a long weekend break to the island of Rodrigues, one of the outer island dependencies of Mauritius and the smallest island in the Mascarene archipelago in the south west Indian Ocean. I think this is the first <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acrony...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Fri Nov 14, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Belgium Jun.14: LCY-ANR-BRU-LHR WX F50, SN RJ100
Replies: 28
Views: 9565

RE: Belgium Jun.14: LCY-ANR-BRU-LHR WX F50, SN RJ100

Great to read a trip report to Belgium! It's made me very nostalgic of the time I lived there...your photos show Brussels and Antwerp at their best, beautiful cities!

[Edited 2014-11-14 09:14:24]

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Sep 15, 2014 5:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Long Haul Exclusive Carriers?
Replies: 37
Views: 9735

RE: Long Haul Exclusive Carriers?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Gr8Circle" class="quote" target="_blank">Gr8Circle</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Air Mauritius">MK</acr...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Jun 01, 2014 8:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Austral AR2479: TUC-AEP E190. Domestic Argentina
Replies: 15
Views: 7668

RE: Austral AR2479: TUC-AEP E190. Domestic Argentina

Stunning landscapes!

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Jun 01, 2014 2:18 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Austral AR2479: TUC-AEP E190. Domestic Argentina
Replies: 15
Views: 7668

RE: Austral AR2479: TUC-AEP E190. Domestic Argentina

Nice report, I love Argentina so great to read and see some pics from there!

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed May 14, 2014 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Southern To Start SZX-MRU
Replies: 2
Views: 2941

China Southern To Start SZX-MRU

Hello all China Southern Airlines will commence a weekly flight from Shenzhen to Mauritius as from 27 June 2014, with a view to increasing frequency in accordance with demand. According to the article, Mauritius welcomed 21,000 Chinese tourists in 2012, a number which doubled to almost 42,000 in 201...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sat May 10, 2014 10:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: African Spirits #1: Brussels Airlines, EDI-BRU-KGL
Replies: 44
Views: 20786

RE: African Spirits #1: Brussels Airlines, EDI-BRU-KGL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/eastafspot" class="quote" target="_blank">eastafspot</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Have you checked their fares to the US...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Fri May 09, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: African Spirits #1: Brussels Airlines, EDI-BRU-KGL
Replies: 44
Views: 20786

RE: African Spirits #1: Brussels Airlines, EDI-BRU-KGL

Great report! I really like <acronym title="OLD: Sabena (Belgium), NEW: SN Brussels Airlines (Belgium)">SN</acronym> and <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym>, would like to fly long haul with them one day. Nice to see their long haul ...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Thu May 01, 2014 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK To Start BRU - Sep 5, 2014
Replies: 26
Views: 10231

RE: EK To Start BRU - Sep 5, 2014

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ChiSky16" class="quote" target="_blank">ChiSky16</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Would <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Apr 01, 2014 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any April Fools We Missed Today?
Replies: 18
Views: 6177

RE: Any April Fools We Missed Today?

Brussels Airlines announced a weekly flight to Antarctica via Luanda with this nice press release:

http://press.brusselsairlines.com/br...lines-starts-flights-to-antarctica

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed Feb 12, 2014 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines To TNR And MRU?
Replies: 8
Views: 7336

RE: Turkish Airlines To TNR And MRU?

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

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Feb 10, 2014 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Aviation February 2014
Replies: 88
Views: 13472

RE: Turkish Aviation February 2014

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/HB-IWC" class="quote" target="_blank">HB-IWC</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>This article (in French) suggests that <acro...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Feb 09, 2014 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines To TNR And MRU?
Replies: 8
Views: 7336

Turkish Airlines To TNR And MRU?

I just read that Turkish Airlines will commence flights to Mauritius via Madagascar (I presume Antananarivo), link below in French: <a href="http://www.lexpress.mu/article/turkish-airlines-debarque-maurice" target="_blank">http://www.lexpress.mu/article/turkish-airlines-debarque-maurice</a> It talks...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Tue Dec 17, 2013 6:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Uruguay! Flybqb! And Buquebus
Replies: 4
Views: 7030

RE: Uruguay! Flybqb! And Buquebus

Nice trip report and great to see some photos from one of my favourite countries! Also, I never knew you could take <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> between <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> and <acronym title="Montevideo - Carrasco International / General Cesareo L. Berisso (MVD...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed Nov 20, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LufthanSAS Good As It Gets: BRU-FRA-ARN(-HEL-BRU)
Replies: 37
Views: 10548

RE: LufthanSAS Good As It Gets: BRU-FRA-ARN(-HEL-BRU)

Nice trip report; and great photos from the plane, especaially of the Zoniënwoud and my favourite city in the world, Brussels!

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Air Austral UU 887: 06/2013: MAA-BKK: Y: New MAA!
Replies: 18
Views: 15617

RE: Air Austral UU 887: 06/2013: MAA-BKK: Y: New MAA!

Nice trip report! Glad you enjoyed Air Austral, I flew <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="St. Denis - Gillot / Roland Garros (RUN / FMEE), Reunion">RUN</acronym> and I think it was one of the best long haul flights I've taken, espec...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Fri Sep 13, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Tokyo-Boston Via JAL 787 In Y-class (pics+vid)
Replies: 10
Views: 21625

RE: Tokyo-Boston Via JAL 787 In Y-class (pics+vid)

Nice trip report! Couldn't believe JAL serve a KFC as a meal on board, I was shocked! Do any other airlines do this and serve branded fast food on their flights? Not sure I like the idea!
Also, agree, the JAL livery is probably one of the worst out there, it's so bland!

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Thu Sep 12, 2013 5:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: #Azores #SataInternacional #KLM #SaoMiguel
Replies: 24
Views: 24035

RE: #Azores #SataInternacional #KLM #SaoMiguel

Great trip report! The Azores are my favourite part of Europe (if you count them as 'Europe'  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" fa...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed Jan 16, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia New Livery (Picture)
Replies: 153
Views: 66253

RE: Iberia New Livery (Picture)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/gardermoen" class="quote" target="_blank">gardermoen</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>Oh dear, it's like Air Mauritius gon...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed Aug 29, 2012 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair Long Haul - Overview
Replies: 36
Views: 14287

RE: Finnair Long Haul - Overview

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ok<acronym title="Finnair (Finland)">AY</acronym>" class="quote" target="_blank">ok<acronym title="Finnair (Finland)">AY</acronym></a> (<a href=...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Wed Aug 29, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Mauritius/Mahe Services
Replies: 19
Views: 9546

RE: British Airways Mauritius/Mahe Services

The only time I have flown <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> to <acronym title="Mauritius - Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International (Plaisance) (MRU / FIMP), Mauritius">MRU</acronym> was back in 2003, and it was a 744. It was an interesting story because the flight was the evening of a m...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Thu Jul 26, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airport Sizes (area)
Replies: 1
Views: 12412

Airport Sizes (area)

HI all

Does anyone know where I can find the sizes (land area m2) of airports? I tried to look at airport websites and some of them list their size but not all. Was just wondering if there is an airport stats website which lists size.

Thanks!

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Fri Jan 27, 2012 9:34 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Africa 2: SN BRU-BJM, SA BJM-KGL. Biz To Burundi
Replies: 66
Views: 19341

RE: Africa 2: SN BRU-BJM, SA BJM-KGL. Biz To Burundi

Nice report again! Doesn't look as though <acronym title="OLD: Sabena (Belgium), NEW: SN Brussels Airlines (Belgium)">SN</acronym> was that great , it's a shame! Maybe indeed it might have been different had it not been the ex-LX aircraft, but the whole long haul fleet will apparently get refurbishe...

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Mon Jan 23, 2012 6:27 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Africa 1: BD LHR-CMN, TP CMN-LIS, SN LIS-BRU
Replies: 40
Views: 17100

RE: Africa 1: BD LHR-CMN, TP CMN-LIS, SN LIS-BRU

Great trip report! Looking forward to your report of SN to Bujumbura!

Jump to post
by PieterBoth
Sun Jan 22, 2012 7:37 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: City And Jungle Jetting: ANR-LCY-AMS
Replies: 40
Views: 7144

RE: City And Jungle Jetting: ANR-LCY-AMS

Really a great trip report! Very refreshing and different for a change, I liked the 'tongue in cheek' captions on the photos, telling a story from start to end. The choice of font complements the story and I like the colours of the photographs, nice job!

Jump to post