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by Vasu
Fri May 06, 2005 2:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EUjet & Hooters?
Replies: 2
Views: 1322

EUjet & Hooters?

Hey all... Got this message last week from the LondonManston Yahoo Group... ********** Hi all, "I just heared from a reliable contact that eujet are opening a new base out of Stansted [EGSS]. They have new plans to run this base just like Hooters Airline in the USA. They think they will attract the ...

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by Vasu
Fri May 06, 2005 2:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ranks On The Tarmac
Replies: 6
Views: 2652

RE: Ranks On The Tarmac

Looks to me like some kind of light attached to the roof of the building... not a plane...hmm...

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by Vasu
Fri May 06, 2005 2:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Krispy Kreme
Replies: 36
Views: 2066

Krispy Kreme

Oh my god, these things are incredible!
http://www.krispykreme.co.uk/

Anyone else out there love the good ole Kirspy Kremes?

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by Vasu
Fri May 06, 2005 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ranks On The Tarmac
Replies: 6
Views: 2652

RE: Ranks On The Tarmac

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by Vasu
Thu May 05, 2005 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Monarch Is Now FlyMonarch?
Replies: 10
Views: 1953

RE: Monarch Is Now FlyMonarch?

Its just like that dodgy ThomsonFly... and possibly even worse... HapagFly! What?!

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by Vasu
Wed May 04, 2005 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EMB170 In LCY Today
Replies: 15
Views: 3966

RE: EMB170 In LCY Today

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by Vasu
Tue May 03, 2005 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Latch On 767-200 Outboard Bins.
Replies: 1
Views: 2369

RE: Latch On 767-200 Outboard Bins.

Bizarre... I've never noticed it below the bin like in the second picture. Which other airlines have this interior fixture?

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by Vasu
Tue May 03, 2005 6:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can The A380 Do 5th Engine Carriage?
Replies: 26
Views: 9772

RE: Can The A380 Do 5th Engine Carriage?

I guess that Airbus just took a leaf out of BA's book... who needs all their engines working anyway? Wink

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by Vasu
Sat Apr 30, 2005 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transavia Confusion...
Replies: 4
Views: 1502

Transavia Confusion...

For many years, Transavia operated its aircraft in a standard colourscheme. However, recently a few aircraft have been operating plain white, with the "new" transavia titles only. Just to make things more complicated, N807SY, on lease from Sun Country, has just been applied with the older titles! Ar...

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 29, 2005 7:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Concerts Are You Going To This Summer?
Replies: 46
Views: 3552

RE: What Concerts Are You Going To This Summer?

Virgin V-Festival, Stafford, UK!

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 29, 2005 7:20 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What VS Tail Colours Do You Prefer?
Replies: 5
Views: 4106

RE: What VS Tail Colours Do You Prefer?

Yep, just the one plane...

However, anyone notice that they used the slightly modified font on the tail? (the same one that was unveiled on the tail of Virgin Nigeria). Will this become the standard tail logo font?

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 29, 2005 3:42 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What VS Tail Colours Do You Prefer?
Replies: 5
Views: 4106

RE: What VS Tail Colours Do You Prefer?

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 29, 2005 2:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada TransAtlantic 767 Product
Replies: 22
Views: 5269

RE: Air Canada TransAtlantic 767 Product

I'd take the Thomas Cook 757... where else would you get a 35" pitch in economy? <a href="http://web1.canadianaffair.com/ca/flightsearch/seats/tcxboeing757+.gif" target=_blank><img src="http://web1.canadianaffair.com/ca/flightsearch/seats/tcxboeing757+.gif" width=650 height=119 alt="http://web1.cana...

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 28, 2005 3:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Cockpit?
Replies: 7
Views: 3060

RE: A380 Cockpit?

Ah right, thanks for the replies! If it is indeed a fake, are those the same cockpit colours as the real aircraft? Gota love that electric blue around the screens... airbus meets Tupolev! <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/781690/L/" target...

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 28, 2005 2:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tony Blair's Plane Hit By Lightning!
Replies: 28
Views: 7637

RE: Tony Blair's Plane Hit By Lightning!

God that rain was crazy! We got that down here in Kent as well...

Was watching on BBC news that ole Tony had trouble signing the side of the plane with a marker pen, because it was so wet!

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 28, 2005 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Cockpit?
Replies: 7
Views: 3060

A380 Cockpit?

<br> <center> <font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"> MyAviation.net photo: <br><a href="http://myaviation.net/search/photo_search.php?id=00342804&size=medium" target="_blank"> <IMG SRC="http://myaviation.net/photos/small/4/0/8/00342804.jpg" ALT="Click here for bigger photo!"...

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 28, 2005 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Funny Article About Airline Passengers
Replies: 3
Views: 3450

RE: Funny Article About Airline Passengers

There's a link on there to this article:

http://www.independenttraveler.com/r...es/article.cfm?AID=276&category=13

So goddamn true!

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by Vasu
Wed Apr 27, 2005 3:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your Longest Taxi Ride?
Replies: 33
Views: 4740

Your Longest Taxi Ride?

In terms of taxiing time, definitely AMS when I arrived in an EUJ f100... ironically, going home we were in air only a few mins after pushback!

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by Vasu
Tue Apr 26, 2005 5:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Have An IPod?
Replies: 57
Views: 2793

RE: Do You Have An IPod?

20GB 3rd gen... done me proud and got me through countless flights!

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian IFE
Replies: 16
Views: 2292

RE: Russian IFE

Good point actually... I flew a DL767-300ER and the TVs were naff!

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 7:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: THY Online Poll For New Aircraft Design
Replies: 30
Views: 6572

RE: THY Online Poll For New Aircraft Design

yes good point, anyone able to edit design #3 so we can see what it looks like with different coloured tulips?

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 7:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Scariest-looking Aircraft!
Replies: 21
Views: 2995

RE: Scariest-looking Aircraft!

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 3:17 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Whiich Airline Has The Best Seats
Replies: 3
Views: 5126

RE: Whiich Airline Has The Best Seats

I'd go for the EK first class suites in the A340-500s

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 3:17 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your First Boeing 777 Flight
Replies: 128
Views: 8026

RE: Your First Boeing 777 Flight

LGW-<acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>, feb 2005 <br> <center> <font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"> MyAviation.net photo: <br><a href="http://myaviation.net/search/photo_search.ph...

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 3:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which One Would You Fly On An A380 Or 787?
Replies: 33
Views: 8909

RE: Which One Would You Fly On An A380 Or 787?

Both would be nice!

filler filler filler

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 2:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Scariest-looking Aircraft!
Replies: 21
Views: 2995

RE: Scariest-looking Aircraft!

Actually there was one I was looking for as well... it was an A300 of a (turkish?) charter airline about a year ago or so. Any ideas?

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 2:31 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Scariest-looking Aircraft!
Replies: 21
Views: 2995

RE: Scariest-looking Aircraft!

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 2:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Scariest-looking Aircraft!
Replies: 21
Views: 2995

Scariest-looking Aircraft!

Ok, from a passenger point of view, which aircraft, currently in service somewhere out there, looks the scariest to fly on? My nomination would be this charming young tristar, (<acronym title="Colgan Air (USA)">9L</acronym>-LDN) <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Gene...

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 12:35 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Getting Engaged In The Plane 2 Did It!
Replies: 31
Views: 5495

RE: Getting Engaged In The Plane 2 Did It!

Congrats to the both of you!

I remember seeing a similar thing on ITV's "airline" programme once... there must have been a really nice atmosphere on the plane  Smile

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by Vasu
Mon Apr 25, 2005 12:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Need Info About 9Y-JIL
Replies: 0
Views: 2827

Need Info About 9Y-JIL

<br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/802556/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/802556/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/6/5/5/802556.jpg" alt="Click here for bigger photo!" border="0" width="200" h...

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by Vasu
Sun Apr 24, 2005 9:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wireless Internet For Laptops
Replies: 45
Views: 4453

RE: Wireless Internet For Laptops

Am I missing something here? FREE wireless access points? Where can you get these in the UK?

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by Vasu
Sun Apr 24, 2005 5:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian IFE
Replies: 16
Views: 2292

RE: Russian IFE

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by Vasu
Sun Apr 24, 2005 5:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: THY Online Poll For New Aircraft Design
Replies: 30
Views: 6572

RE: THY Online Poll For New Aircraft Design

They are all very good. However, i bet they will go with design 3, as it is the least different from the current livery  Wink

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by Vasu
Sun Apr 24, 2005 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian IFE
Replies: 16
Views: 2292

RE: Russian IFE

Wow, that Vyborg plane is amazing! Anyone else think those seats look like leather-covered versions of the ones in the older <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 777s? <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/157930/L/" target="_blank">V...

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by Vasu
Sat Apr 23, 2005 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian IFE
Replies: 16
Views: 2292

Russian IFE

Hey, I came across this photo: <a href="http://myaviation.net/?pid=00214797" target=_blank>http://myaviation.net/?pid=00214797</a> Admittedly I was surprised to see the <acronym title="Louis Trichardt (LCD / FALO / FALT), South Africa">LCD</acronym> screens. I had always been under the impression th...

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by Vasu
Sat Apr 23, 2005 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First A320 For Air Berlin
Replies: 26
Views: 5782

RE: First A320 For Air Berlin

Somewhere or other Im sure I heard that a new livery would be introduced on the new airbii... obviously wrong!

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by Vasu
Sat Apr 23, 2005 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MyTravel News / Aircraft Thread!
Replies: 47
Views: 5187

RE: The MyTravel News / Aircraft Thread!

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 22, 2005 5:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lack Of Class Dividers
Replies: 9
Views: 2583

Lack Of Class Dividers

Hey, Just saw this picture on another website: <a href="http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.php?id=325305&count=false" target=_blank>http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.php?id=325305&count=false</a> One thing strikes me - that there is no kind of class divider, and the economy seats are actually r...

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 22, 2005 4:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Joke On Swiss Website
Replies: 16
Views: 7010

RE: Joke On Swiss Website

Oh right... in which case does anyone have any photos of the planes with the other titles?

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 22, 2005 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Joke On Swiss Website
Replies: 16
Views: 7010

RE: Joke On Swiss Website

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 22, 2005 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Joke On Swiss Website
Replies: 16
Views: 7010

RE: Joke On Swiss Website

Looks to me like they're just trying to be more multilingual... If you look on the website...

ERJ145 - English
SAAB2000 - English
AVRO RJ - Italian?
A319 - French
A320 - English
A321 - English
A330 - English
A340 - English

No idea...

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 22, 2005 1:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: In Pictures: A380 Flight Trials
Replies: 49
Views: 23627

RE: In Pictures: A380 Flight Trials

Not sure if this was discussed, but presumably the photo in question was of the front section of the cabin. I know that some airlines decide not to put the centre bins in the premium cabins. Emirates A340-500 being an example. It just seems that for the photo they've put Y seats in it.

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by Vasu
Fri Apr 22, 2005 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EUJet Load Factor Up
Replies: 28
Views: 3942

RE: EUJet Load Factor Up

Actually there did used to be a bus service, called AeroShuttle, that ran from <acronym title="Manston - Kent International (MSE / EGMH / EGUM), United Kingdom">MSE</acronym> to Bluewater Shopping Centre via Canterbury. However, it was stopped due to insufficient passenger numbers. Its all explained...

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 21, 2005 7:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unusual 733 Engine Pic
Replies: 13
Views: 5487

RE: Unusual 733 Engine Pic

fair enough PMN... beat me to it!

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 21, 2005 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Siberia Airlines Opens New Business Lounge - DME
Replies: 6
Views: 3331

RE: Siberia Airlines Opens New Business Lounge - DME

Wow... it seems that S7 have totally changed the image of their carrier!

This new lounge, plus the new livery introduced really give it a modern, fresh sort of look!

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 21, 2005 7:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unusual 733 Engine Pic
Replies: 13
Views: 5487

RE: Unusual 733 Engine Pic

Yeah I'd say it was just worn - you can still see the outlines of where the painted spiral was.

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 21, 2005 4:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Y Slider Seats On CO
Replies: 12
Views: 3801

RE: Y Slider Seats On CO

Wow this looks like a really good idea!

Usually I hate it when the person in front goes back so far that they try to create the world's first fully flat bed in economy class! This should make it more bearable!

Any other airlines have these seats?

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by Vasu
Thu Apr 21, 2005 4:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Setting A Quiz
Replies: 63
Views: 2782

RE: Setting A Quiz

Hey! I organised a quiz recently... il send you all the questions that we used Hope that helps! <a href="http://www.drvasu.com/random/quiznewspaper.jpg" target=_blank><img src="http://www.drvasu.com/random/quiznewspaper.jpg" width=650 height=527 alt="http://www.drvasu.com/random/quiznewspaper.jpg" b...

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by Vasu
Tue Apr 19, 2005 10:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Picture The Third AI Express B-737-800
Replies: 8
Views: 2930

RE: Picture The Third AI Express B-737-800

Anyone think AI will eventually take on a similar livery?

Imagine that AIX livery on the 747 or 777... Big grin

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by Vasu
Tue Apr 19, 2005 10:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Sahara New Colours? Yuck!
Replies: 25
Views: 5703

RE: Air Sahara New Colours? Yuck!

Part of me actually likes this new livery... I liked the old Kenya Airways one, so its good to see the return of cheatlines!

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