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by Razza74
Sun Feb 09, 2014 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 87
Replies: 212
Views: 21089

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 87

Are there any EDTO issues PER - JNB?

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by Razza74
Sat Feb 01, 2014 2:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 87
Replies: 212
Views: 21089

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 87

I interrupt this transmission with some exciting non QANTAS news . . A helicopter tracking east from Jandakot has flown so low over my house that, a) I could not hear the wife speak . . . hmm b) The pressure hurt my ears and c) The vibration caused a glass to rattle off the table and break Now back ...

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by Razza74
Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread #85
Replies: 202
Views: 16552

RE: Australian Aviation Thread #85

After 5 years of trying to sort out my lost A.net password (never change you email address) and not being able to comment Australian Aviation thread 84 killed it a bit for me, but we move on . . . Does anyone know why 06/24 at <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</a...

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by Razza74
Sun Dec 22, 2013 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread #84
Replies: 221
Views: 21174

RE: Australian Aviation Thread #84

VA82

You have posted an article from behind a paywall
I am not a subscriber to The Australian and therefore can not read the article

Razza74

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by Razza74
Mon Nov 25, 2013 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread #82
Replies: 192
Views: 19321

RE: Australian Aviation Thread #82

The problem at Newman (ZNE) is that a treatment applied to the tarmac failed to dry and became sticky in the heat <a href="http://www.perthnow.com.au/business/breaking-news/bhp-cancels-mine-opening-as-airport-closes/story-fnhrvfsf-1226767909847" target="_blank">http://www.perthnow.com.au/business/.....

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by Razza74
Wed Nov 20, 2013 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates A380 Confirmed For Perth... Finally!
Replies: 18
Views: 11133

RE: Emirates A380 Confirmed For Perth... Finally!

Finally!!! Air Services will to have to upgrade their equipment to category 10 if I am not wrong. I do wonder about the pavement at <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> as 06/24 is being rebuilt in places less than 10 years since the last reconstruction an...

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by Razza74
Thu Dec 13, 2007 12:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remote Control Of Aircraft
Replies: 13
Views: 4930

RE: Remote Control Of Aircraft

Remotle control of aircraft is not myth, it happens everywhere everyday, by people of all ages it is called . . .

Flightsim


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by Razza74
Thu Dec 13, 2007 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A319 Landed In Antartica
Replies: 50
Views: 17837

RE: A319 Landed In Antartica

I will ask my close friend to ask his partner to see if he can take some photos as he is one of the pilots

What a job if you can get it

Razza74

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by Razza74
Fri Nov 16, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Ground Test Accident
Replies: 322
Views: 96540

RE: Airbus Ground Test Accident

I wonder how much will be salvaged

Tail, engines wings?

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by Razza74
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Order Up To 188 Aircraft (320/321/73H)
Replies: 51
Views: 18121

RE: Qantas Order Up To 188 Aircraft (320/321/73H)

Pilotdude09, I am glad you have faith in Westralia Airport

The boom will be slowing by then?

Five years is a long time, anyway anything would be better than what we have now

Razza74

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by Razza74
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Have The Worst Maps!
Replies: 52
Views: 11771

RE: Airlines Have The Worst Maps!

As a Cartographer by trade, I find airline maps exciting from a graphical sense but, from a spatial (position) sense some are very poor at identifying locations. Airlines interactive web sites tend to be the same, graphically wonderful, but spatially poor. <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acr...

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by Razza74
Wed Nov 14, 2007 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Order Up To 188 Aircraft (320/321/73H)
Replies: 51
Views: 18121

RE: Qantas Order Up To 188 Aircraft (320/321/73H)

Yay <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> finally realises that there ARE other populated centres in <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (South Korea)">OZ</acronym> Now all we need is Westralia Airport Corp to rebuild <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acr...

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by Razza74
Sat Sep 22, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red Bull Air Race And Other Air Racing.
Replies: 12
Views: 3903

RE: Red Bull Air Race And Other Air Racing.

The Red Bull air race here in Perth was excellent . . . on tv I took my son on one of the practice days, Friday (Main race was on Sunday) and we had the best best time The practice sessions went on for ever, I was able to watch it from Kings Park which overlooks the city, then get a bus to the city ...

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by Razza74
Tue Sep 18, 2007 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Adds More Frequencies To HKG-SYD
Replies: 6
Views: 3442

RE: CX Adds More Frequencies To HKG-SYD

25 per week to <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym> is great, increase to 7 per week to <acronym title="Adelaide - International (ADL / YPAD), Australia - South Australia">ADL</acronym> fantastic but, what about <acr...

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by Razza74
Thu Aug 23, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Spending AUD$50m To Fix Perth Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 4383

RE: Qantas Spending AUD$50m To Fix Perth Airport

PER is a super mess <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>, <acronym title="Virgin Blue Airways (Australia)">DJ</acronym>, International and Regional terminal, 4 seperate terminals no connectivity Another fun peak hour is around 6am with the hordes of flyin / flyout workers of he miners in...

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by Razza74
Sun Aug 19, 2007 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Concorde's Construction Plans Preserved?
Replies: 27
Views: 7125

RE: Concorde's Construction Plans Preserved?

Isn't Aeries, the shuttle replacement supposed to be using a modified Saturn V rocket?

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by Razza74
Fri Jun 29, 2007 9:25 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airport Design In AutoCad
Replies: 20
Views: 18874

RE: Airport Design In AutoCad

I create my airport designs by using realistic values for width, seperation etc The layouts are what I think and have read amd seen that seems to work well <center><table align=center BORDER=0 width=650 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=53...

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by Razza74
Thu Jun 28, 2007 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Shortlist Names Of Virgin Blue's Int'l Unit Are...
Replies: 26
Views: 4490

RE: Shortlist Names Of Virgin Blue's Int'l Unit Are...

Hello do you guys all work for QANTAS in Sydney  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" alt="Wink"> Most of Australia is not on the Pacific shore Yes the new airline will fly start by flying <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New...

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by Razza74
Wed Jun 27, 2007 7:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airport Design In AutoCad
Replies: 20
Views: 18874

RE: Airport Design In AutoCad

Where I work I am allowed to "borrow" my Autocad liceence and work from home It is great as if I was to buy the software it would cost $6-7000 AUD maybe more and they pay for annual upgrade so I always have the latest version. My airport is a work in progress, I am roughly basing it on Changi The FA...

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by Razza74
Tue Jun 26, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airport Design In AutoCad
Replies: 20
Views: 18874

Airport Design In AutoCad

I have always had an interest in the design and layout of airports, drawing up many on bits of paper instead of studying and all that, I use Autocad at work and home , so why not give it a go The first image is a rough layout concept, what I think may work well - offset parallel runways <a href="htt...

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by Razza74
Wed Jun 20, 2007 10:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: Airbus Le Bourget 2007 Order Thread
Replies: 365
Views: 46437

RE: Official: Airbus Le Bourget 2007 Order Thread

It may be a challenge but can someone post the the total orders in one list . . please

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by Razza74
Tue Apr 24, 2007 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Acronyms As Airline Names
Replies: 144
Views: 17329

RE: Acronyms As Airline Names

CAAC - Crashing All Around China
MMA - Mickey Mouse Airlines

For those who may wonder MMA Macrobertson Miller Airlines was the forerunner to Airlines of Western Australia which then became Ansett WA

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by Razza74
Tue Apr 24, 2007 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OzJet Still Around?
Replies: 9
Views: 3063

RE: OzJet Still Around?

You certainly can tell the difference between a 732 and a 712 out of PER

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by Razza74
Tue Apr 24, 2007 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates: What Comes After A6-EBZ (77W)
Replies: 16
Views: 3588

RE: Emirates: What Comes After A6-EBZ (77W)

Interesting <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>'s <acronym title="Emery Worldwide (USA)">EB</acronym>* series runs paralells to <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym>'s early fleet registrations Now who takes the lead from who? Razza74  <img src="/discussions...

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by Razza74
Wed Apr 04, 2007 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could Boeing Reopen LGB To Build More 787?
Replies: 11
Views: 4528

RE: Could Boeing Reopen LGB To Build More 787?

DAYflyer

With our10% GST and a whole raft of state and Fed taxes we endup well in to the 40's in the % we pay thank you for the info

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by Razza74
Wed Apr 04, 2007 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could Boeing Reopen LGB To Build More 787?
Replies: 11
Views: 4528

RE: Could Boeing Reopen LGB To Build More 787?

Just a question LMP737 or anyone living in the USA LMP737 pays 9% <acronym title="Air China">CA</acronym> state tax, do you pay any federal income tax? I know here in Australia on an income of 50K I will pay about $14k in income tax which equates to about 28% of my income. Just curious as there is a...

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by Razza74
Thu Mar 29, 2007 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF RTW Service?
Replies: 16
Views: 2303

QF RTW Service?

Just a thought I am wondering whether it would make sense for <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> to operate a <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX...

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by Razza74
Thu Mar 22, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Will Qantas Do With A380's?
Replies: 86
Views: 10190

RE: What Will Qantas Do With A380's?

CXfirst Interesting hat you say that <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> may receive <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> 380 service, Westralia Airports (the owner of <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Austra...

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by Razza74
Mon Mar 05, 2007 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787, 797... Then What?
Replies: 50
Views: 12501

RE: 787, 797... Then What?

Why not just keep going

7107 7117 7127

Sounds logical to me

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by Razza74
Sun Jan 14, 2007 11:15 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Name An Airline Game
Replies: 20
Views: 19276

RE: Name An Airline Game

If you want info on an airline would it not be easier to google it?

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by Razza74
Sun Jan 14, 2007 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tiger Airways 4pw To Perth
Replies: 32
Views: 4906

RE: Tiger Airways 4pw To Perth

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by Razza74
Sun Nov 05, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Garuda Plans To Close All Int'l Flight From Bali
Replies: 63
Views: 11205

Garuda Plans To Close All Int'l Flight From Bali

Big blow for Bali, Bali rieceives a great deal of it's tourists from Australia, many people I know go every year as it is cheaper than a holiday in Australia. Current shedules show 9 flights a week <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> - <acronym title="Den...

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by Razza74
Wed Oct 25, 2006 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abandoned Runways?
Replies: 66
Views: 16300

RE: Abandoned Runways?

PER rwy 09-27 has been downgraded to a taxiway and due to the layout only a small portion is used to link to the start of rwy 21

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by Razza74
Thu Oct 19, 2006 11:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR Perth-London?
Replies: 50
Views: 7641

RE: 777LR Perth-London?

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by Razza74
Wed Oct 18, 2006 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR Perth-London?
Replies: 50
Views: 7641

RE: 777LR Perth-London?

Living here in Perth, I personally think <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> non-stop would be a nieche market at best. It is more convienient to travel to Europe via an asian d...

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by Razza74
Thu Oct 05, 2006 10:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Google Earth Question
Replies: 6
Views: 5575

RE: Google Earth Question

Perth WA the recent image was done by a private company who fly it with an aircraft, I know this as we used this image at the local council where I work instead of the normal purchase of aerial imagery from the state government.

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by Razza74
Wed Aug 30, 2006 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Expanding
Replies: 108
Views: 12242

RE: Emirates Expanding

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by Razza74
Tue Aug 29, 2006 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Expanding
Replies: 108
Views: 12242

RE: Emirates Expanding

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by Razza74
Mon Aug 28, 2006 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Expanding
Replies: 108
Views: 12242

RE: Emirates Expanding

From September PER gets double daily PER - DXB

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by Razza74
Sat May 20, 2006 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas At LHR & A380
Replies: 19
Views: 7674

RE: Qantas At LHR & A380

It will be interesting to see what <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> does with routes from here (<acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym>) We have the third busiest air route out of Australia <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Weste...

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by Razza74
Wed Apr 26, 2006 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ New Livery
Replies: 87
Views: 20737

RE: SQ New Livery

Qantas is to get a new colour scheme? I quite like curent one, very simple white and red with a gold line I am suprised that Mr Dixon would consider spending money on lavish things like a new colour scheme when he is trying to cut costs left, right and centre. maybe skippy will get his wings back Ra...

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by Razza74
Mon Jan 09, 2006 10:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scaled Down Sonic Cruiser As A 737 Replacement?
Replies: 50
Views: 11802

RE: Scaled Down Sonic Cruiser As A 737 Replacement?

What about UDF technology?

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by Razza74
Sun Jan 01, 2006 3:39 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airport Dioramas
Replies: 4
Views: 3302

RE: Airport Dioramas

Better to do it yourself

With CAD and a large format plotter I have had great fun in designing bits and pieces, just need the planes

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by Razza74
Tue Dec 13, 2005 9:23 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Are Boeing A/C FBW
Replies: 27
Views: 4136

Are Boeing A/C FBW

To all

I apologise on accidentaly shortening the topic header

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by Razza74
Tue Dec 13, 2005 9:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Are Boeing A/C FBW
Replies: 27
Views: 4136

Are Boeing A/C FBW

Just a thought? Airbus aircraft are all fly by wire, has Boeing taken this philosphy on board with it's range of aircraft, and why no sidestick? The removal of pulleys and cables would greatly reduce overal weight This does not need to turn in to an A v's B if possible Thanks in advance Razza74

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by Razza74
Thu Nov 24, 2005 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bali Unrest Claims Air Paradise!
Replies: 15
Views: 3545

RE: Bali Unrest Claims Air Paradise!

Bugger, Well <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> has now lost 3 ailines and 15 flights a week Australian Airlines (Services suspended) <acronym title="Perth (PER / YPPH), Australia - Western Australia">PER</acronym> - <acronym title="Denpasar / Bali - Ngu...

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by Razza74
Wed Nov 23, 2005 10:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is SQ Unhappy At EK Having Painted 380 First?
Replies: 15
Views: 6785

Is SQ Unhappy At EK Having Painted 380 First?

Just a querry, Is <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> unhappy that the first fully painted 380 in airlines colours is an <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> aircraft, even though <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> will recieve thiers first? Razza74

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by Razza74
Thu Nov 17, 2005 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The UDF Powered Plane Return?
Replies: 4
Views: 2276

Will The UDF Powered Plane Return?

Read an old article recently about UDF (UnDucted Fan) engines and the reported 30% fuel saving over similar a/c. <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym> was going to attach them to a MD90 series frame and Boeing was going to design a whole new a/c 7j7. The projects died as fuel was cheap, Kuwai...

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by Razza74
Sat Nov 05, 2005 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ideas For OZ A.netters Meeting
Replies: 38
Views: 4162

RE: Ideas For OZ A.netters Meeting

I am in for the PER meet. . . . oh hangon I am the only one from PER

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by Razza74
Sun Oct 30, 2005 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Announce A380 Australian Tour Details
Replies: 26
Views: 5223

RE: Qantas Announce A380 Australian Tour Details

Here here Amtares,

I totally agree with your reply (no13). this is a forum for aviation discussion, and therefore able to freely express ones opinion whether it may be right or wrong.

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