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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Nov 22, 2015 1:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mali Attack Kills 6 Airline Employees
Replies: 23
Views: 7420

RE: Mali Attack Kills 6 Airline Employees

I was in the Manila Peninsula having lunch in the lobby when it was attacked. I had my wits about me and beat feet to the elevator when I heard the crash of breaking glass and saw uniformed men with M-16's running towards the lobby. My company snuck us down a back stairway and to a new hotel on the ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Nov 22, 2015 1:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Depressing News For C-Series
Replies: 71
Views: 25374

RE: More Depressing News For C-Series

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B777LRF" class="quote" target="_blank">B777LRF</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>And that, ladies and gentlemen, is the rea...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Nov 21, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL: Boeing Offered Used 777s For $10M
Replies: 122
Views: 30351

RE: DL: Boeing Offered Used 777s For $10M

RA has said on numerous occasions that he envisions a day when a version of the 787 will enter the <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> fleet. Maybe he wants to see some realistic numbers on the -10. <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> and Boeing have a great relations...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Nov 21, 2015 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Depressing News For C-Series
Replies: 71
Views: 25374

RE: More Depressing News For C-Series

DL had expressed an early interest in the C series which appears to be a fine aircraft. But they settled on the B717 instead. They might still be interested in the 100 series but who knows. I would love to see the airplane go to UA.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Nov 20, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Is Weaken A380NEO Project?
Replies: 55
Views: 10691

RE: Did Is Weaken A380NEO Project?

As one who has distributed US Customs forms on flights for 40 years here is a statistic that should scare you. All of the bad guys had French or Belgian passports. All member nations of the European Economic Community participate in the "Visa Waiver" program by US Customs. Last year alone over 20,00...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Nov 20, 2015 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Depressing News For C-Series
Replies: 71
Views: 25374

RE: More Depressing News For C-Series

I say it was so delayed it missed its market.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Nov 20, 2015 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Boeing 747-8 Orders?
Replies: 43
Views: 18875

RE: New Boeing 747-8 Orders?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Sooner787" class="quote" target="_blank">Sooner787</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>I wonder if anyone at B has pitched th...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Nov 10, 2015 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus In Talk For 30 A380s For 2 Airlines
Replies: 135
Views: 36115

RE: Airbus In Talk For 30 A380s For 2 Airlines

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cedarjet" class="quote" target="_blank">cedarjet</a> (<a href="#35" class="quote">Reply 35</a>):<br/><i>To Saudia, THY and Cathay I add United a...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Nov 08, 2015 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired
Replies: 23
Views: 10170

RE: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired

It would be expensive to purpose build a hangar for the 744. Unfortunately, she'll be out in the weather unless some generous benefactor donates $$ to build one.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Nov 08, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Replaced The 747SP And Will It Ever Return?
Replies: 46
Views: 13145

RE: What Replaced The 747SP And Will It Ever Return?

Boeing tried desperately to sell the <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">SP</acronym> to Northwest. Instead, they added fuel tanks that gave the 747-200 the same range as the <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">SP</acronym> but with a lot more passengers for revenue. I worked on the ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Nov 07, 2015 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More 777 Retirements
Replies: 34
Views: 17360

RE: More 777 Retirements

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/na" class="quote" target="_blank">na</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>They likely know that the 77As have zero chance of t...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Nov 07, 2015 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL May Create Overseas Subsidiary (rumor)
Replies: 85
Views: 14554

RE: DL May Create Overseas Subsidiary (rumor)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N867DA" class="quote" target="_blank">N867DA</a> (<a href="#43" class="quote">Reply 43</a>):<br/><i>Hopefully this sparks a conversation on how ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Nov 07, 2015 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Graveyard Question
Replies: 6
Views: 5317

RE: Aircraft Graveyard Question

Most boneyards are severely "no trespassing" areas. Anyone entering the areas where aircraft are stored are escorted and have been previously cleared to enter (like for photographic purposes). But now more airlines are adamant that they do not want their retired and/or deteriorating airframes photog...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Nov 07, 2015 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL May Create Overseas Subsidiary (rumor)
Replies: 85
Views: 14554

RE: DL May Create Overseas Subsidiary (rumor)

You guys are missing a critical element in this *rumor* discussion. The <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> pilots would revolt at outsourcing their jobs and it would virtually guarantee that other employee groups would unionize to protect their positions. Not to mention this is tota...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Nov 06, 2015 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired
Replies: 23
Views: 10170

RE: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MSPNWA" class="quote" target="_blank">MSPNWA</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>Sad to see 6303 retired. I heard it was comi...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Nov 06, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Moving Headquarters
Replies: 57
Views: 23887

RE: American Airlines Moving Headquarters

I agree with the poster that said an architecturally significant iconic building on the Dallas skyline would have made a statement, much as the Pan Am Building in NYC did.

I still can't call it the Met Life Building.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Nov 06, 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired
Replies: 23
Views: 10170

RE: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/vulindlela744" class="quote" target="_blank">vulindlela744</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Sorry, but I have to correct you...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Nov 04, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transaero Fleet Already Finding New Homes
Replies: 54
Views: 24778

RE: Transaero Fleet Already Finding New Homes

I was wondering if SU will be taking on a large number of former UN staff, particularly pilots and flight attendants. It would be the fastest way to get them back in the air earning revenue.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Nov 03, 2015 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Domestic 333 Service Winter 2016
Replies: 35
Views: 12053

RE: DL Domestic 333 Service Winter 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/a380787" class="quote" target="_blank">a380787</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Surprisingly, <acronym title="Minneapolis / ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Nov 01, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Plane On Fire In FLL
Replies: 106
Views: 35349

RE: A Plane On Fire In FLL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/litz" class="quote" target="_blank">litz</a> (<a href="#101" class="quote">Reply 101</a>):<br/><i> Pics I saw show the flaps were not lowered, w...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Oct 31, 2015 4:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Union Drama
Replies: 33
Views: 13571

RE: AA Flight Attendant Union Drama

<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="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>Therein lies the problem. That's a boilerpla...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Oct 31, 2015 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Plane On Fire In FLL
Replies: 106
Views: 35349

RE: A Plane On Fire In FLL

If anyone tried to evacuate from the right overwing exit, they would have slid on their butts down the flaps closest to the fuselage where the drop to the ground is lowest. That is what we did on the 707, 727, 737 and DC8 and 9's. However if fuel was pooling under the airplane that would have been a...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Oct 30, 2015 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Plane On Fire In FLL
Replies: 106
Views: 35349

RE: A Plane On Fire In FLL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/erikgnoha" class="quote" target="_blank">erikgnoha</a> (<a href="#80" class="quote">Reply 80</a>):<br/><i>Yes, there are strong rumors that this...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Oct 30, 2015 1:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Plane On Fire In FLL
Replies: 106
Views: 35349

RE: A Plane On Fire In FLL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ba747" class="quote" target="_blank">ba747</a> (<a href="#63" class="quote">Reply 63</a>):<br/><i>Noticed that on the left side of the plane, ov...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Oct 28, 2015 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Union Drama
Replies: 33
Views: 13571

RE: AA Flight Attendant Union Drama

<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="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Companies contact point is with APFA which t...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Oct 28, 2015 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status Of LH L-1649 Reconstruction
Replies: 2
Views: 1980

Status Of LH L-1649 Reconstruction

Not long ago I read that LH had dramatically reduced the personnel assigned in Maine to bring this beautiful airplane back to flying status. Since then I have heard nothing. Anyone out there have an update or some photos?

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Oct 27, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Union Drama
Replies: 33
Views: 13571

RE: AA Flight Attendant Union Drama

APFA has the very strong support of its membership. If one of them is not wearing their union pin on their uniform you can be sure someone on the crew will make mention of it. I wish all f/a unions had that kind of solidarity. Every airline union has its political ups and downs and charges of collus...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 22, 2015 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kenya Airways Ends 77W Operations
Replies: 20
Views: 13497

RE: Kenya Airways Ends 77W Operations

Turkish is taking about every airplane they can find.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 22, 2015 9:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gov Christie To UA: No Cuba From EWR
Replies: 64
Views: 16865

RE: Gov Christie To UA: No Cuba From EWR

Slightly off thread but an American guy wrote a letter to Queen Elizabeth <acronym title="Business Air (United Kingdom)">II</acronym> asking her to take us back. He said he had jus watched the republican debates. He got a nice letter back from her assistant saying that unfortunately the queen cannot...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 22, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gov Christie To UA: No Cuba From EWR
Replies: 64
Views: 16865

RE: Gov Christie To UA: No Cuba From EWR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thekorean" class="quote" target="_blank">thekorean</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>He probably does have an influence thru ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Tue Oct 20, 2015 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Chokes Woman Over Reclining Seat.
Replies: 76
Views: 16790

RE: Man Chokes Woman Over Reclining Seat.

Certainly the lady had the right to recline her seat without being assaulted. The courteous way is to turn around and say I am going to recline my seat in a moment to give the person siting there a chance to move body parts out of range. He certainly deserved to be charged with assault, held liable ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Oct 18, 2015 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?
Replies: 317
Views: 66183

RE: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/burnsie28" class="quote" target="_blank">burnsie28</a> (<a href="#301" class="quote">Reply 301</a>):<br/><i>I find it funny that they removed th...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Oct 18, 2015 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL To Add SEA - Orange County 4x Daily
Replies: 30
Views: 8038

RE: DL To Add SEA - Orange County 4x Daily

SNA is a beautiful airport in a very convenient location. LOTS of restrictions placed on noise, number of gates and operations. That is why it is generally much more expensive than <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>. You have not lived until you...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sun Oct 18, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Integration AA/US Stories?
Replies: 32
Views: 7261

RE: Any Integration AA/US Stories?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/nitepilot79" class="quote" target="_blank">nitepilot79</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i> "USAir-we don't care!", </i></fon...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Oct 17, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Integration AA/US Stories?
Replies: 32
Views: 7261

RE: Any Integration AA/US Stories?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Prost" class="quote" target="_blank">Prost</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I didn't take thins post as being trolling for n...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Oct 17, 2015 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1967 TWA Pic-- What Airliner And Where?
Replies: 23
Views: 4713

RE: 1967 TWA Pic-- What Airliner And Where?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DL_Mech" class="quote" target="_blank">DL_Mech</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i> 100% a DC-9-10. I've changed those wing pos...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Sat Oct 17, 2015 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?
Replies: 317
Views: 66183

RE: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tjh8402" class="quote" target="_blank">tjh8402</a> (<a href="#291" class="quote">Reply 291</a>):<br/><i>A friend rode on a <acronym title="Delta...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Oct 16, 2015 2:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Prince Charles To Oz & NZ, With Whom?
Replies: 39
Views: 5903

Prince Charles To Oz & NZ, With Whom?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TruemanQLD" class="quote" target="_blank">TruemanQLD</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>I swear they took over the full F clas...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Oct 16, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies
Replies: 107
Views: 19209

RE: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#76" class="quote">Reply 76</a>):<br/><i>That number sounded high to me als...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Fri Oct 16, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?
Replies: 317
Views: 66183

RE: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SonomaFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">SonomaFlyer</a> (<a href="#287" class="quote">Reply 287</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Delta Air Lines ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 11:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS With Help From A Little Friend ...
Replies: 7
Views: 3052

RE: SAS With Help From A Little Friend ...

We used to do that, too--until one day a child was badly injured in clear air turbulence. We got our socks sued off.

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies
Replies: 107
Views: 19209

RE: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/theredbaron" class="quote" target="_blank">theredbaron</a> (<a href="#57" class="quote">Reply 57</a>):<br/><i>It might happen but legacies have ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?
Replies: 317
Views: 66183

RE: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Revelation" class="quote" target="_blank">Revelation</a> (<a href="#258" class="quote">Reply 258</a>):<br/><i>The alternate strategy would have ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies
Replies: 107
Views: 19209

RE: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies

A glut of used widebodies may see a return to transcon flying by 777's or A330's. I could certainly see some of the LCC and ULCC folks picking them up on the cheap, cramming them with cheap seats and drive the legacies stark raving insane.

[Edited 2015-10-15 10:06:47]

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies
Replies: 107
Views: 19209

RE: DL Sees 'buyers Market' For Used Widebodies

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

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?
Replies: 317
Views: 66183

RE: Delta Buys 11 B777 From Singapore?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/par13del" class="quote" target="_blank">par13del</a> (<a href="#210" class="quote">Reply 210</a>):<br/><i>Interesting how the stock market funct...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Thu Oct 15, 2015 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hazing In Airlines
Replies: 30
Views: 7613

RE: Hazing In Airlines

Back in the olden days it was common to play a harmless practical joke on a new hire. Now it would not be tolerated. My personal favorite was to take a bunch of empty plastic cups, tape a piece of masking tape to the outside with the name of each crew member to it and then call the "newbie" up and t...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Oct 14, 2015 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL To India?
Replies: 65
Views: 11024

RE: DL To India?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/irishayes" class="quote" target="_blank">irishayes</a> (<a href="#62" class="quote">Reply 62</a>):<br/><i>Quoting DTWPurserBoy (Reply 42): Brief...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Oct 14, 2015 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Orient 6231 Memorial - NY
Replies: 7
Views: 2855

RE: Northwest Orient 6231 Memorial - NY

A good friend of mine, now retired, was waiting in <acronym title="Buffalo - Niagara (Greater Buffalo) International (BUF / KBUF), USA - New York">BUF</acronym> for the plane to arrive. He told me the story of the shock and horror the flight attendants felt at being told the airplane had gone down. ...

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by DTWPurserBoy
Wed Oct 14, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Announces Q3 2015 Pretax Profit $2.2 Billion US
Replies: 111
Views: 14758

RE: DL Announces Q3 2015 Pretax Profit $2.2 Billion 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/a380787" class="quote" target="_blank">a380787</a> (<a href="#58" class="quote">Reply 58</a>):<br/><i>The refinery sure helped cover some of the...

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