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by quiet1
Thu Feb 20, 2014 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Second Meal Service On Long Hauls
Replies: 45
Views: 16331

RE: CX Second Meal Service On Long Hauls

I doubt it would be any self-serving request from the cabin crew to ask the arrival service be served earlier: It cuts down on the mid-flight time for crew rest breaks. On carriers I'm familiar with, on long-haul flights, the time between the finish of the first meal service, and the beginning of th...

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by quiet1
Thu Feb 20, 2014 8:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 767 Overhead Bins
Replies: 31
Views: 10718

RE: AA 767 Overhead Bins

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jsnww81" class="quote" target="_blank">jsnww81</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>They'll be in for a rude awakening when a ...

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by quiet1
Tue Feb 18, 2014 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA And CO Pilots Flying Each Others Planes?
Replies: 28
Views: 9860

RE: UA And CO Pilots Flying Each Others Planes?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mcdu" class="quote" target="_blank">Mcdu</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>The <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</a...

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by quiet1
Mon Jan 13, 2014 11:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL Computer Schedules Retired/dead Crew Members!
Replies: 51
Views: 14177

RE: UAL Computer Schedules Retired/dead Crew Members!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/catiii" class="quote" target="_blank">catiii</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Honestly, this happens at other carriers too...

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by quiet1
Sun Dec 15, 2013 3:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA Grows HND Network - New LHR, CDG, HAN, MNL,CGK
Replies: 54
Views: 15527

RE: ANA Grows HND Network - New LHR, CDG, HAN, MNL,CGK

UA is pulling out of NRT-BKK at the same time, so two fewer daily flights in that market.

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by quiet1
Fri Dec 13, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Merry Christmas...You're Fired!..United
Replies: 78
Views: 37776

RE: Merry Christmas...You're Fired!..United

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EASTERN747" class="quote" target="_blank">EASTERN747</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>.All for all the folks who think peo...

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by quiet1
Thu Dec 05, 2013 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Chance Of A HKG-HNL-HKG Service?
Replies: 71
Views: 9207

RE: Any Chance Of A HKG-HNL-HKG Service?

Many moons ago, 1986 to be exact, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> did fly non-stop <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Pearl Harbor-Hickam JB (Hickam AFB) (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - International (Chek Lap Ko...

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by quiet1
Sat Sep 07, 2013 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA/CO Pilots Reach Agreement On ISL
Replies: 64
Views: 13252

RE: UA/CO Pilots Reach Agreement On ISL

An integrated seniority list doesn't involve bumping current positions/domiciles does it? e.g. If a sUA pilot is a 767 Captain based in <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>, they can't be bumped out of that position by a higher seniority sCO pilo...

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by quiet1
Sat Aug 31, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will UA Restart LAX-HKG?
Replies: 27
Views: 8511

RE: Will UA Restart LAX-HKG?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flydeltajets" class="quote" target="_blank">flydeltajets</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>We just announced that we are endi...

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by quiet1
Sat Aug 24, 2013 4:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot's First 737NG Awaits 1st Flt (pic)
Replies: 32
Views: 21240

RE: Aeroflot's First 737NG Awaits 1st Flt (pic)

It almost looks like a skull and crossbones to the left of the aft cargo door.   

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by quiet1
Sat Aug 24, 2013 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA Buys Pan Am Holdings
Replies: 38
Views: 17005

RE: ANA Buys Pan Am Holdings

Googling the etymology of the word pandemic turned up the following on dictionary.com:

pandemic
1666, from Gk. pandemos "pertaining to all people," from pan- "all" + demos "people" (see demotic).


So, my guess is "pan" means "all" in (at least ancient) Greek?

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by quiet1
Wed Aug 21, 2013 4:45 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: WiFi As IFE - How Does It Work?
Replies: 7
Views: 4984

WiFi As IFE - How Does It Work?

The discussions about <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> yanking all overhead monitors and other traces of IFE which will be replaced with a WiFi server-based IFE has me wondering how it works. So, I turn on my notebook computer and it sees a WiFi signal and I connect to it. (Presum...

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by quiet1
Wed Aug 21, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Ends SEA-KIX
Replies: 68
Views: 18592

RE: Delta Ends SEA-KIX

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PSU.<acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym>.SCE" class="quote" target="_blank">PSU.<acro...

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by quiet1
Fri Aug 16, 2013 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA SFO-KIX 787, US-Australia 777, 744 Back To ORD
Replies: 123
Views: 29174

RE: UA SFO-KIX 787, US-Australia 777, 744 Back To ORD

I was a little surprised to see that of the <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> routes being upgauged to 744, that <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - In...

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by quiet1
Tue Aug 13, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United To Open Joint SFO 737 Crew Base
Replies: 43
Views: 11829

RE: United To Open Joint SFO 737 Crew Base

If the pilots totally integrate (contract and seniority) will they be able to cross-fly each others' fleet even before the F/As attain integration? i.e. Can an integrated pilot crew fly with sUA cabin crew one leg and sCO crew the next? Or, is there something in the contracts (either pilot, or sCO F...

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by quiet1
Fri Aug 09, 2013 4:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nok Air Plane Skids Off Trang (Thailand) Runway
Replies: 9
Views: 5488

RE: Nok Air Plane Skids Off Trang (Thailand) Runway

Progress (or lack thereof) report:

"Trang Airport closed for second day"
http://www.nationmultimedia.com/nati...losed-for-second-day-30212239.html

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by quiet1
Wed Aug 07, 2013 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nok Air Plane Skids Off Trang (Thailand) Runway
Replies: 9
Views: 5488

Nok Air Plane Skids Off Trang (Thailand) Runway

My apologies if this is already posted, but I didn't see it yet, so: <a href="http://www.bangkokpost.com/breakingnews/363334/nok-air-flight-dd7411-slides-off-trang-runway" target="_blank">http://www.bangkokpost.com/breakingn...ght-dd7411-slides-off-trang-runway</a> In a local discussion forum it was...

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by quiet1
Sat Aug 03, 2013 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX And ORD
Replies: 51
Views: 9412

RE: CX And ORD

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jcwr56" class="quote" target="_blank">jcwr56</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>Lets' not forget, for S14, <acronym title="U...

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by quiet1
Wed Jul 31, 2013 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific Refreshes First Class Product
Replies: 31
Views: 10900

RE: Cathay Pacific Refreshes First Class Product

Are there really no overhead bins any more in <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> F? Or, is that just a photo of a mockup that doesn't have them? <a href="http://www.cathaypacific.com/content/dam/cx/digital-library/hk/press-release/2013/20130725/CX%20FCL%2001.jpg" target="...

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by quiet1
Sat Jul 13, 2013 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET 787 On Fire At Heathrow Part 3
Replies: 300
Views: 77308

RE: ET 787 On Fire At Heathrow Part 3

Regarding the only-paint-damage vs the holes-burned-through-the-fuselage discussion: where was the smoke seen to be emanating from the plane before the fire department got there? Any photos from before the fire department response? If smoke was wafting out the top of the fuselage in that area, that ...

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by quiet1
Fri Jul 12, 2013 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 8
Replies: 390
Views: 61160

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 8

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rfields5421" class="quote" target="_blank">rfields5421</a> (<a href="#257" class="quote">Reply 257</a>):<br/><i>After such a violent impact and ...

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by quiet1
Thu Jul 11, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 8
Replies: 390
Views: 61160

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 8

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hivue" class="quote" target="_blank">hivue</a> (<a href="#181" class="quote">Reply 181</a>):<br/><i>The captain came on the PA and told everyone...

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by quiet1
Thu Jul 11, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 8
Replies: 390
Views: 61160

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 8

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/shrike" class="quote" target="_blank">shrike</a> (<a href="#91" class="quote">Reply 91</a>):<br/><i>http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la...ash-p...

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by quiet1
Wed Jul 10, 2013 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 7
Replies: 263
Views: 58729

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 7

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Klaus" class="quote" target="_blank">Klaus</a> (<a href="#98" class="quote">Reply 98</a>):<br/><i>Related to this: I have not heard of the pilot...

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by quiet1
Tue Jul 09, 2013 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Yahoo Article About A.net Coverage Of OZ214
Replies: 89
Views: 24443

RE: Yahoo Article About A.net Coverage Of OZ214

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cjg225" class="quote" target="_blank">cjg225</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>Anyone else get an e-mail this morning from ...

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by quiet1
Tue Jul 09, 2013 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6
Replies: 289
Views: 62860

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6

One of the photos on the NTSB Flickr page gives a perspective on how damaged the aft pressure bulkhead is. Earlier photos, mainly from above looked like it was fairly intact, so I wondered how passengers were quoted as saying they headed for the big hole at the back. Here's a cropped piece of the NT...

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by quiet1
Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6
Replies: 289
Views: 62860

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AT" class="quote" target="_blank">AT</a> (<a href="#243" class="quote">Reply 243</a>):<br/><i>wow- a phenomenal picture. where did you find it?<...

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by quiet1
Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6
Replies: 289
Views: 62860

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/brilondon" class="quote" target="_blank">brilondon</a> (<a href="#237" class="quote">Reply 237</a>):<br/><i>I think CNN is a load of crap. How t...

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by quiet1
Tue Jul 09, 2013 1:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6
Replies: 289
Views: 62860

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6

Found this photo on another forum: https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/993323_484134475003226_526474366_n.jpg Wow. Just wow. Those F/A's did an outstanding job in tremendously trying circumstances: Two F/As pinned by slides that inflated into the cabin and various levels of crew i...

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by quiet1
Tue Jul 09, 2013 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6
Replies: 289
Views: 62860

RE: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 6

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Starlionblue" class="quote" target="_blank">Starlionblue</a> (<a href="#223" class="quote">Reply 223</a>):<br/><i>If better restraints are neede...

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by quiet1
Sun Jul 07, 2013 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 3
Replies: 304
Views: 100880

OZ 777 Crash At SFO Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pilotaydin" class="quote" target="_blank">pilotaydin</a> (<a href="#192" class="quote">Reply 192</a>):<br/><i>CNN has some sort of animation <a ...

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by quiet1
Mon Jun 24, 2013 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways F/A Arrested @FCO (gun In The Trolley)
Replies: 44
Views: 17238

RE: US Airways F/A Arrested @FCO (gun In The Trolley)

What is a "trolley" in this situation? Surely it does not mean a cart used in the aisles to serve passengers?

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by quiet1
Tue Jun 11, 2013 3:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Behind The Scenes - United 777 Overhaul
Replies: 5
Views: 13963

RE: Behind The Scenes - United 777 Overhaul

Interesting that picture 18/19 is a 747-400. Not that the general public might notice, but...

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by quiet1
Tue Jun 11, 2013 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stunning Footage - 1971 Pan Am 747 Accident @ SFO
Replies: 50
Views: 41482

RE: Stunning Footage - 1971 Pan Am 747 Accident @ SFO

Wasn't the addition of "pack boards" to slides a result of this event? ISTR that those slides that were twisting and flapping in the wind, like <acronym title="Star Airlines (France)">2R</acronym> and 2L, resulted in the pack boards later being added at the girt end of 747 slides to increase rigidit...

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by quiet1
Fri Jun 07, 2013 3:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 777 3-4-3 In Economy
Replies: 93
Views: 23667

RE: AA 777 3-4-3 In Economy

While I have yet to experience 3-4-3 on a 777, I tend to be in the group who cringes about the prospect of doing so. However, what do you all think about the fact that Air New Zealand came out as #1 in the list of best economy classes of 2013 when they have 3-4-3 on their 777-300ERs and apparently w...

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by quiet1
Fri Jun 07, 2013 2:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAir/Doug Parker To Announce New AA Mgmnt
Replies: 54
Views: 16571

RE: USAir/Doug Parker To Announce New AA Mgmnt

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/N62NA" class="quote" target="_blank">N62NA</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Let's just call it by its real name: Allegheny...

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by quiet1
Thu Jun 06, 2013 10:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Top 10 Economy Classes Of 2013
Replies: 64
Views: 13269

RE: Top 10 Economy Classes Of 2013

Doesn't NZ have 10-abreast on the 777-300ERs? If so, that's impressive that they made the top ten, much less number 1!

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by quiet1
Wed Jun 05, 2013 9:52 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: United 777-222's - Ship Number Differences?
Replies: 6
Views: 5692

RE: United 777-222's - Ship Number Differences?

Gawd, I hope they straighten out the current forum problems. I spent effort researching and typing a thorough reply to the OP, but now when I display the thread, only the opening post and one reply from Claybird show up. If I remember, I'll revisit this thread in a day or two to see if my post is re...

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by quiet1
Wed Jun 05, 2013 9:22 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: United 777-222's - Ship Number Differences?
Replies: 6
Views: 5692

RE: United 777-222's - Ship Number Differences?

I think he's looking for the existence/location of crew (pilot & F/A) rest facilities for each 777 "sub-fleet". Here's the latest info I have on the "IPTE" reconfigured 777-222ERs: 27xx: Pilot: no bunk, use F-class seats, F/A: 6 bunks in over-cabin rest area at door 3 20xx & 28xx: Pilot: one...

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by quiet1
Mon Jun 03, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Rouge First Plane Painted
Replies: 58
Views: 28412

RE: Air Canada Rouge First Plane Painted

I have friends in BC, airline and non-airline folks, and they've all taken to calling the carrier "Rogue."

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by quiet1
Thu May 30, 2013 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nok Air 737 Loses Front Wheel Landing In Chiang Ra
Replies: 0
Views: 2899

Nok Air 737 Loses Front Wheel Landing In Chiang Ra

<a href="http://www.bangkokpost.com/breakingnews/352576/wheel-falls-off-nok-air-plane-landing-in-chiang-rai-all-passengers-safe" target="_blank">http://www.bangkokpost.com/breakingn...-in-chiang-rai-all-passengers-safe</a> Although the Bangkok Post and other media reports say the left wheel, the pho...

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by quiet1
Wed May 15, 2013 5:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Cont. Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 15
Replies: 274
Views: 48084

RE: United/Cont. Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 15

I just learned from a reliable source that with the new 12/138 configuration, they removed the overhead drop-down monitors from A320s. F/A's are being advised that they will need to do a live safety demo because of that. I hadn't seen/heard that little tidbit before. From the pics posted above, I do...

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by quiet1
Wed May 15, 2013 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Finally Gets Better Slots At PEK
Replies: 31
Views: 9563

RE: AA Finally Gets Better Slots At PEK

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B377" class="quote" target="_blank">B377</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>eff 02JUN13 AA187 ORD1920 – 2145+1PEK 777 D...

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by quiet1
Fri May 03, 2013 3:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines Restricts FA LipStick Colours
Replies: 34
Views: 7197

Turkish Airlines Restricts FA LipStick Colours

I wonder if this is a reaction to a crew member who wore a shockingly bright shade of red that even non-Islamics would agree is inappropriate for cabin crew? All too often a knee-jerk reaction to the 5% who ruin it for the 95% is an exaggerated micro-managing policy change.

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by quiet1
Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL Post Q1 Loss - $417mil Net
Replies: 210
Views: 18526

RE: UAL Post Q1 Loss - $417mil Net

When <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> bought the PA Pacific routes the grousing about who was better seemed to settle down in a couple years. Any wagers on how long it will take (or if) the grousing between sUA and sCO factions is given a (final) rest? I realize an acquisition/pur...

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by quiet1
Tue Apr 30, 2013 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Window Shades On Takeoff & Landing
Replies: 42
Views: 14286

RE: Window Shades On Takeoff & Landing

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/davidho1985" class="quote" target="_blank">davidho1985</a> (<a href="#36" class="quote">Reply 36</a>):<br/><i>To gain the control of the window ...

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by quiet1
Mon Apr 29, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Window Shades On Takeoff & Landing
Replies: 42
Views: 14286

RE: Window Shades On Takeoff & Landing

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/awthompson" class="quote" target="_blank">awthompson</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>The only time now I would ever put m...

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by quiet1
Sat Apr 27, 2013 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nonstops To Asia From Las Vegas?
Replies: 33
Views: 10229

RE: Nonstops To Asia From Las Vegas?

The official policy is -- or at least was -- of the US Embassy in Bangkok is to ASSUME that all visa applicants are PLANNING <acronym title="President Airlines (Cambodia)">TO</acronym> OVERSTAY their visa, and it is up to the applicant to persuade the embassy official that they won't overstay. I had...

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by quiet1
Sat Apr 27, 2013 8:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nonstops To Asia From Las Vegas?
Replies: 33
Views: 10229

RE: Nonstops To Asia From Las Vegas?

I don't know how the tourism market is these days, but a while back -- say in the 1990s -- there was quite a bit of Japanese traffic on a triangle: <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), US...

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by quiet1
Thu Apr 25, 2013 4:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United 744 Strikes Aerobridge At Melbourne Tullamarine
Replies: 38
Views: 19601

RE: United 744 Strikes Aerobridge At Melbourne Tullamarine

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jagflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">jagflyer</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>Great idea! Use up bandwidth and reduce ...

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