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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed May 04, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A B747 Two Holer?
Replies: 37
Views: 14015

RE: A B747 Two Holer?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/fanofjets" class="quote" target="_blank">fanofjets</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>How about a four-engine Boeing 757?</i...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed May 04, 2016 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Bringing In A New Team Of Premium Cabin Chefs
Replies: 42
Views: 7122

RE: AA Bringing In A New Team Of Premium Cabin Chefs

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/coolian2" class="quote" target="_blank">coolian2</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i> This forum can sustain 20+ posts about ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed May 04, 2016 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Bringing In A New Team Of Premium Cabin Chefs
Replies: 42
Views: 7122

RE: AA Bringing In A New Team Of Premium Cabin Chefs

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/9w748capt" class="quote" target="_blank">9w748capt</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i> Oh wow - LCC Dougie and Hector finally ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed May 04, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Gate Checking Changes?
Replies: 72
Views: 10013

RE: DL Gate Checking Changes?

All flight delays are "charged" to one department or another. You probably got an agent that was blamed for a flight delay due to unchecked bags. Unfortunately, discipline for these things is no laughing matter and she may have been scared into overreacting. My apologies for the inconvenience and a ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed May 04, 2016 2:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Bringing In A New Team Of Premium Cabin Chefs
Replies: 42
Views: 7122

RE: AA Bringing In A New Team Of Premium Cabin Chefs

Creating meals that can be successfully reconstituted in an airplane oven hours after they were cooked is a tough assignment. Things like pasta, stews, fish and some chicken entrees do the best. Steaks are a non-starter--they are tough and either raw or way over cooked. Personally, I like meals that...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue May 03, 2016 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Delta Do Retro Heritage Planes.
Replies: 42
Views: 5397

RE: Will Delta Do Retro Heritage Planes.

IMHO the retro jet has been over used and well abused. It was interesting the first few times but now it seems tired. If you can't get to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> to see the muse...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 29, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 727 Flight Engineer
Replies: 12
Views: 3132

RE: 727 Flight Engineer

The <acronym title="Royal Khmer Airlines (Cambodia)">FE</acronym> position was always controversial. Originally the <acronym title="Royal Khmer Airlines (Cambodia)">FE</acronym> did not have to be pilot qualified and then the feds changed the rules. IIRC National Airlines took a rather long strike o...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 27, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Bos To BDA Delta A319
Replies: 49
Views: 11726

RE: Bos To BDA Delta A319

In my role as a flight attendant I have dealt with many fearful fliers. I can talk til I am blue in the face but it won't help you out much. I do have a few suggestions for you: 1. When you board the airplane ask for the purser and be very honest about your concerns. I guarantee the crew will bend o...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 26, 2016 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Plans Low-Cost Long Haul With Delta A330
Replies: 90
Views: 27635

RE: Virgin Plans Low-Cost Long Haul With Delta A330

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAXtoATL" class="quote" target="_blank">LAXtoATL</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i> What are those true colors??? Trying to...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 26, 2016 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet Evacuation Slide Deployment
Replies: 21
Views: 8087

RE: Interjet Evacuation Slide Deployment

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thebatman" class="quote" target="_blank">thebatman</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>I've never seen a door that you could ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 26, 2016 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Plans Low-Cost Long Haul With Delta A330
Replies: 90
Views: 27635

RE: Virgin Plans Low-Cost Long Haul With Delta A330

DL pilots will launch into the stratosphere. Those f/a's that are sitting on the fence will sign a card for union representation. VERY poor move if indeed it is true.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 23, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Is Taxiing The Plane
Replies: 47
Views: 19568

RE: Who Is Taxiing The Plane

Back in the 80's Northwest Orient had a 747 being taxied to the gate by two mechanics. Apparently they only had two engines running and when they tried to brake they had no brakes. The plane crashed right through the terminal windows at <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlew...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Is Taxiing The Plane
Replies: 47
Views: 19568

RE: Who Is Taxiing The Plane

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/trnswrld" class="quote" target="_blank">trnswrld</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i> ^^^ he meant to say electric motors. Th...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Suspends JFK-IST
Replies: 56
Views: 18992

RE: DL Suspends JFK-IST

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SCQ83" class="quote" target="_blank">SCQ83</a> (<a href="#34" class="quote">Reply 34</a>):<br/><i> The same <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Suspends JFK-IST
Replies: 56
Views: 18992

RE: DL Suspends JFK-IST

I hate to see this. It appears like a knee-jerk response just like cancelling <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym>. Fight back with better service, newer airplanes and upgraded AVOD and food. It makes it look like <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (US...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Royal Cabin Setup.
Replies: 33
Views: 19045

RE: BA Royal Cabin Setup.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TravelsUK" class="quote" target="_blank">TravelsUK</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i> How are flight deck and cabin crew ch...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Is Taxiing The Plane
Replies: 47
Views: 19568

RE: Who Is Taxiing The Plane

Am I the only one that has noticed that A.Net is showing that we all joined in December 1969, have never posted and no respected readers? Moderators might want to take note but it is pretty funny.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Removal Of Passengers From Flight
Replies: 22
Views: 4374

RE: Removal Of Passengers From Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Heinkel" class="quote" target="_blank">Heinkel</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>LOL. If the airlines remove all the passen...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 20, 2016 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Is Taxiing The Plane
Replies: 47
Views: 19568

RE: Who Is Taxiing The Plane

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Airbus747" class="quote" target="_blank">Airbus747</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>Out of curiosity, do you need to enabl...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Poised To Win Delta Deal For 30+ A321's
Replies: 119
Views: 28246

RE: Airbus Poised To Win Delta Deal For 30+ A321's

At Delta one learns not to believe any rumor. Assume everything is false until it appears on the Extranet. Then we have to be careful because we are not supposed to repeat anything read on company websites. You are supposed to wait until it is officially released to the press. Maybe BBR by the end o...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Removal Of Passengers From Flight
Replies: 22
Views: 4374

RE: Removal Of Passengers From Flight

To the best of the knowledge speaking Arabic or being a member of the Muslim faith are not illegal and are not grounds for removing them from a flight.

I would be removing the complaining (read: IGNORANT) passenger.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Special Meals On Indian Flights
Replies: 31
Views: 9626

RE: Special Meals On Indian Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FlyTsaoHsin" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyTsaoHsin</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>Any suggestions to speed up the se...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 19, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Royal Cabin Setup.
Replies: 33
Views: 19045

RE: BA Royal Cabin Setup.

There is a video out that show the The Queen and HRH on their trip to <acronym title="Richmond - International (Byrd Field) (RIC / KRIC), USA - Virginia">RIC</acronym> for the 400th Anniversary of the founding of Jamestown. They flew on a B772. The video showed the preflight briefing with the pilots...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 19, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Special Meals On Indian Flights
Replies: 31
Views: 9626

RE: Special Meals On Indian Flights

And for the record, the food served out of <acronym title="Mumbai (Bombay) - Chhatrapati Shivaji International (Sahar / Santa Cruz) (BOM / VABB), India">BOM</acronym> is among the best airline food served anywhere. The caterers are nice enough to board a special tray of Danish pastries and a tray of...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 19, 2016 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Special Meals On Indian Flights
Replies: 31
Views: 9626

RE: Special Meals On Indian Flights

We have Indian veg and Indian non-veg with about 5-6 Jaine meals boarded just in case. Personally I have never served one. Catering tends to slightly overboard each of the veg and non-veg meals and we load the meal carts 50-50. If we run out of one type we run to the galley for replenishment or borr...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 16, 2016 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Flight Cancelled As Crew Rest Was Disturbed
Replies: 27
Views: 19008

RE: BA Flight Cancelled As Crew Rest Was Disturbed

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ASFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">ASFlyer</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>There are FAA regulations that dictate min...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 16, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER
Replies: 54
Views: 12307

RE: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B727FA" class="quote" target="_blank">B727FA</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>I agree that they "get" the problems and gen...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 16, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER
Replies: 54
Views: 12307

RE: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER

I have a question for some of our pilot friends that fly the 739. I have heard that the scimitar wingtips make it more difficult to control. True or just urban legend?

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER
Replies: 54
Views: 12307

RE: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/okcflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">okcflyer</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i> So the A321 deplanes faster than the 73...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Flight Cancelled As Crew Rest Was Disturbed
Replies: 27
Views: 19008

RE: BA Flight Cancelled As Crew Rest Was Disturbed

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/32andBelow" class="quote" target="_blank">32andBelow</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>FAA says 10 hrs of rest with 8 hours u...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 15, 2016 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER
Replies: 54
Views: 12307

RE: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER

As a f/a I can honestly say that the major gripes from cabin crew are the galleys--there is absolutely NO counter space. Take a quick look the next time you fly on one. The other complaint is how long it takes to deplane. Frequently we have about 50 minutes to connect for our next flight and when it...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 15, 2016 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER
Replies: 54
Views: 12307

RE: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER

Just this morning Reuters is reporting the <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> is close to an order for 125 C-series and expect an announcement at the end of the month when the Board of Directors meets to approve the purchase. Bombardier was smart to start with a "clean sheet" aircra...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 15, 2016 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL CEO Speaks Of "ME3", Potentially Including TK
Replies: 77
Views: 14810

RE: DL CEO Speaks Of "ME3", Potentially Including TK

TK has grown exponentially over the last few years. They recently took delivery of its 300th aircraft, an A330-300. Their service standards have greatly improved and they are definitely a force to be reckoned with. Should <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> decide to use Fifth Freedom rig...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER
Replies: 54
Views: 12307

Confusion Over DL 739 And 739ER

I am a bit confused. Sometimes I see the B737-732 referred to as just that, other times it is the B737-932ER. Are they all <acronym title="DHL Worldwide Express (Belgium)">ER</acronym>'s or is there a mix of the two? How much more range does the <acronym title="DHL Worldwide Express (Belgium)">ER</a...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Apr 14, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Flight Cancelled As Crew Rest Was Disturbed
Replies: 27
Views: 19008

RE: BA Flight Cancelled As Crew Rest Was Disturbed

It is rare that a flight would be cancelled due to interrupted crew rest. A lot of the time we all put our heads together and make a crew decision on whether or not to waive the crew rest requirement and take the flight as scheduled. The results generally revolved around two things--how badly people...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 13, 2016 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: WN And E190
Replies: 104
Views: 25164

RE: Rumor: WN And E190

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WNCrew" class="quote" target="_blank">WNCrew</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>The L1 galley (called <acronym title="Gandal...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Mon Apr 11, 2016 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current DL Flight Attendant Crew Bases?
Replies: 28
Views: 15962

RE: Current DL Flight Attendant Crew Bases?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WA707atMSP" class="quote" target="_blank">WA707atMSP</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="American Airlines (U...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 08, 2016 10:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RE: Delta To Place Narrowbody Order Part 1
Replies: 201
Views: 39529

RE: Delta To Place Narrowbody Order Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mayor" class="quote" target="_blank">mayor</a> (<a href="#175" class="quote">Reply 175</a>):<br/><i>In my experience, we always had been a "grea...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 08, 2016 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current DL Flight Attendant Crew Bases?
Replies: 28
Views: 15962

RE: Current DL Flight Attendant Crew Bases?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/barney+captain" class="quote" target="_blank">barney captain</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>As we are considering a move t...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 08, 2016 5:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 In Mobile Safety Card
Replies: 23
Views: 7720

RE: A321 In Mobile Safety Card

The "Freedom Fries" comment made me laugh. The French were trying to tell us we could not win a war in Afghanistan and guess what--they were right. The Russians tried to warn us off, too. But no--we have to do things OUR way even if it does cost us trillions of dollars in debt, thousands of young li...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Apr 08, 2016 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RE: Delta To Place Narrowbody Order Part 1
Replies: 201
Views: 39529

RE: Delta To Place Narrowbody Order Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DiamondFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">DiamondFlyer</a> (<a href="#102" class="quote">Reply 102</a>):<br/><i>If I had a dime for everytime ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Apr 07, 2016 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Sued For Discrimination
Replies: 103
Views: 16128

RE: El Al Sued For Discrimination

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aa87" class="quote" target="_blank">aa87</a> (<a href="#96" class="quote">Reply 96</a>):<br/><i>So, I promised to ask, on average, how often you...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Apr 07, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RE: Delta To Place Narrowbody Order Part 1
Replies: 201
Views: 39529

RE: Delta To Place Narrowbody Order Part 1

I would see <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> purchasing the C series in all its variants with swap rights as needed to replace the Mad Dogs. Ed Bastian did say he wanted to replace the MD88 fleet within 4-5 years and the C series would have the productions slots. I listened to Ed ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 06, 2016 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How To Stop A Plane - Get It Impounded
Replies: 38
Views: 12426

RE: How To Stop A Plane - Get It Impounded

I have never seen a passenger have an aircraft seized but I did see one seized at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> apparently for non-payment of fees. They pulled into the gate next to us and the next thing we knew they had trucks surrounding all of the l...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Apr 06, 2016 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Sued For Discrimination
Replies: 103
Views: 16128

RE: El Al Sued For Discrimination

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aa87" class="quote" target="_blank">aa87</a> (<a href="#93" class="quote">Reply 93</a>):<br/><i> So, not asking you to judge or scold, and I gue...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Apr 05, 2016 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Sued For Discrimination
Replies: 103
Views: 16128

RE: El Al Sued For Discrimination

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aa87" class="quote" target="_blank">aa87</a> (<a href="#71" class="quote">Reply 71</a>):<br/><i>Quoting DTWPurserBoy (Reply 64):We routinely rem...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 02, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When Did Mitsubishi Move From San Angelo To Wash.?
Replies: 0
Views: 1356

When Did Mitsubishi Move From San Angelo To Wash.?

For many years Mitsubishi constructed their <acronym title="China Eastern Airlines">MU</acronym>-2 in San Angelo, <acronym title="Caribéenne de Transport (France)">TX</acronym>. I remember seeing the plant there in the early 70's when I was based at Goodfellow AFB. Does anyone know when they stopped...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 02, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Sued For Discrimination
Replies: 103
Views: 16128

RE: El Al Sued For Discrimination

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BestWestern" class="quote" target="_blank">BestWestern</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>Who does the cooking in the house ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Apr 02, 2016 12:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al Sued For Discrimination
Replies: 103
Views: 16128

RE: El Al Sued For Discrimination

Ultra-orthodox Jews frequently ask female flight attendants if they are having their periods. If they are, they are considered "unclean" and the passenger will not accept food nor beverages from them. It is a minor cultural difference. (And then I have to get the flight attendant to calm down and no...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Mar 30, 2016 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No "Heritage" Color For DL Aircraft?
Replies: 77
Views: 9039

RE: Why No "Heritage" Color For DL Aircraft?

For those of you that do not know, Delta Ship 102, a 767-232, was purchased by the Delta employees and given as a gift to the company. It was done voluntarily through payroll deduction. It is now one of the star attractions at the Delta Museum in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The...

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