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by kl838
Fri Nov 04, 2011 4:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France A380 To Dubai?
Replies: 19
Views: 10434

RE: Air France A380 To Dubai?

Great to see <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> challenging <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> especially since <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> Is the "biggest threat." I wonder when <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> will send the...

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by kl838
Sun Oct 09, 2011 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New BA Commercial!
Replies: 37
Views: 12503

RE: New BA Commercial!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/zhiao" class="quote" target="_blank">zhiao</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Anyone seen the new <acronym title="Briti...

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by kl838
Sat Sep 03, 2011 3:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Blackberry's Strengths?
Replies: 30
Views: 2861

RE: Blackberry's Strengths?

After owning a Blackberry Bold 9700 for 2 years now, all that I could say is that the phone is very buggy and is very cheaply built. I was honestly disappointed after purchasing it, and will be making the switch to the iPhone once the next one is released. I just really think they are falling behind...

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by kl838
Wed Aug 31, 2011 7:07 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Airline Theme Songs
Replies: 15
Views: 23893

RE: Airline Theme Songs

KLM's current theme music <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hVOiaUL3aw&feature=related" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hVOiaUL3aw&feature=related</a> Air France previous theme song <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gzqvxoCKhwk&feature=related" target="_blank...

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by kl838
Sat Aug 27, 2011 12:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which Car Do You Dream Of At The Moment?
Replies: 101
Views: 17092

RE: Which Car Do You Dream Of At The Moment?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WesternA318" class="quote" target="_blank">WesternA318</a> (<a href="#65" class="quote">Reply 65</a>):<br/><i>Well, I'm at the Jaguar dealership...

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by kl838
Sat Aug 27, 2011 12:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2011 Booked Flights
Replies: 311
Views: 25665

RE: Your 2011 Booked Flights

So far: 12/25/11: <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> <acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym> - <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym> - <acronym title="Philipsburg / St. Maarten - Princess Juliana (SXM / TNCM), S...

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by kl838
Sat Aug 27, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying MEX-MAD; AF, LH Or KLM
Replies: 14
Views: 5744

RE: Flying MEX-MAD; AF, LH Or KLM

Go with <acronym title="KLM Royal Dutch Airlines">KL</acronym>, their 744s are wonderful to fly on with the new seats and AVOD, I also think they have improved in the quality of food as seen on my last flight on August 19 from <acronym title="Philipsburg / St. Maarten - Princess Juliana (SXM / TNCM)...

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by kl838
Wed Aug 24, 2011 5:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which Car Do You Dream Of At The Moment?
Replies: 101
Views: 17092

RE: Which Car Do You Dream Of At The Moment?

2011 Range Rover Supercharged! One amazing off roader, and just oozes luxury. Not to mention the incredible power this thing has! <img src="http://1.bp.blogspot.com/_JUeF8tYbiVw/TLCQCH8Y5XI/AAAAAAAAAhI/7cNLVintWbI/s1600/2010-land-rover-range-rover-front-angle-588x441.jpg" width="588" height="441" bo...

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by kl838
Tue Jun 14, 2011 9:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: FST: Do You Still Have CRT Monitors Or TVs?
Replies: 39
Views: 4475

RE: FST: Do You Still Have CRT Monitors Or TVs?

I just threw out my old 17 year old Toshiba 36 inch CRT, it was such a huge <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym> and was quite well built until some the buttons stopped working and it wouldn't turn on sometimes. I still have a small 20 inch Toshiba CRT in my room but I replaced the...

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by kl838
Fri Jun 03, 2011 2:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: St Maarten, Places To Stay
Replies: 15
Views: 2772

RE: St Maarten, Places To Stay

One of the best resorts on the island would be the Radisson on French Saint Martin in Anse Marcel, there is also the 5 star La Samanna also on French Saint Martin, On the Dutch side, I would say Caravanserai is fine, but not sure how everything is considering the construction but is the closest to t...

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by kl838
Sun May 15, 2011 5:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Friend In NJ Needs A Hi Mpg Car - Advice?
Replies: 69
Views: 3345

RE: Friend In NJ Needs A Hi Mpg Car - Advice?

Why not get the Ford Fusion Hybrid? If he wants something fancy, he could get the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid or he doesn't even need to get a hybrid the gas counterparts are just as good. I am not sure if its out yet but the new Focus is apparently very good and I know the Fiesta is just as good as well. I ...

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by kl838
Mon Apr 18, 2011 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are You Brand Loyal?
Replies: 59
Views: 2878

RE: Are You Brand Loyal?

Yes, I have been a brand loyal since the day I was born well my family has! Cars: Ford for now own 2 of them, but I think its the last two we might own its getting a bit boring. Appliances Electrolux/Frigidaire because well my family distributes them so of course we use our own products so all the h...

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by kl838
Tue Mar 01, 2011 11:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Some Questions About St. Maarten..
Replies: 11
Views: 2706

RE: Some Questions About St. Maarten..

Well thats quite nice and all, but being from St. Maarten, it may not be as great as it seems. Remember it is very different to live there (Right now I am in Singapore) then going there for a vacation. As JRadier posted you would need to get a visa if you are staying above 3 months. The only way you...

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by kl838
Fri Feb 25, 2011 3:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Who Are The Top 5 Operators Of The Following A/C?
Replies: 29
Views: 12113

RE: Who Are The Top 5 Operators Of The Following A

If I am not wrong, Air France should be the top operator of the A32X family. I am sorry as I don't know the top operator of each specific type.

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by kl838
Tue Dec 14, 2010 5:55 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Pentax K-7 - Is It Any Good?
Replies: 7
Views: 6021

RE: Pentax K-7 - Is It Any Good?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/megatop412" class="quote" target="_blank">megatop412</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>I'm sure it takes great pictures, but ...

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by kl838
Sun Dec 12, 2010 3:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Pentax K-7 - Is It Any Good?
Replies: 7
Views: 6021

Pentax K-7 - Is It Any Good?

Hey I wanted to know how good is the Pentax K-7? It would be my first DSLR and so far I have taken a few shots and it seemed good. For all you camera experts what do you think of it? I am getting the entire kit for under $1000, but yeah are there any other better cameras on the market in that price ...

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by kl838
Fri Nov 26, 2010 8:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?
Replies: 8
Views: 37385

RE: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cpd" class="quote" target="_blank">cpd</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Well, $190 isn't too expensive - so it's not too ris...

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by kl838
Thu Nov 25, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?
Replies: 8
Views: 37385

RE: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/swissy" class="quote" target="_blank">swissy</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>That is the main thing  and it looks like...

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by kl838
Thu Nov 25, 2010 11:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?
Replies: 8
Views: 37385

RE: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cpd" class="quote" target="_blank">cpd</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>I would have recommended buying a Swiss Engineered w...

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by kl838
Wed Nov 24, 2010 3:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?
Replies: 8
Views: 37385

RE: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KiwiRob" class="quote" target="_blank">KiwiRob</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Swiss engineered but made in Hong Kong?</i><...

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by kl838
Wed Nov 24, 2010 10:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?
Replies: 8
Views: 37385

Akribos Xxiv Watches - Any Experiences?

Hey guys! This is my first ever topic after recently joining, and I don't think it has been discussed! Hope to get some feedback! I have recently ordered an Akribos XXIV watch online. So now while waiting for my watch to arrive, I wanted to ask if anyone has owned these watches? How have your experi...

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by kl838
Fri Nov 19, 2010 1:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need To Choose: Blackberry Or IPhone?
Replies: 52
Views: 5117

RE: Need To Choose: Blackberry Or IPhone?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MillwallSean" class="quote" target="_blank">MillwallSean</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>The SIM card contact list is ver...

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by kl838
Fri Nov 19, 2010 11:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need To Choose: Blackberry Or IPhone?
Replies: 52
Views: 5117

RE: Need To Choose: Blackberry Or IPhone?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/captaink" class="quote" target="_blank">captaink</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i>Utter nonsense. Nothing could be farther...

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by kl838
Thu Nov 18, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need To Choose: Blackberry Or IPhone?
Replies: 52
Views: 5117

RE: Need To Choose: Blackberry Or IPhone?

I have a Blackberry Bold 9700 and honestly it is quite a good phone except for the usual Blackberry bugs (some freezing etc)! Yet, I see everyone complaining about battery life on the iPhone, however the battery life on any Blackberry phone (Torch included) isn't that great either! If you have a lot...

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by kl838
Tue Nov 02, 2010 2:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: SQ First MEL-SIN(Suites)-FRA-JFK:The Gold Standard
Replies: 25
Views: 29524

RE: SQ First MEL-SIN(Suites)-FRA-JFK:The Gold Standard

That was a very interesting report! I loved the detail and your bits of humor! Hopefully one day I too will fly in Singapore Suites! Its good to know <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym> is consistent with their standards as they are definitely the benchmark of the industry! <table borde...

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by kl838
Tue Nov 02, 2010 8:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Like Your Country Politicians?
Replies: 23
Views: 3680

RE: Do You Like Your Country Politicians?

Coming from St. Maarten, (yes, the very famous airport and landing strip we all know and love) our government is absolutely corrupt and with this new country status I really don't know what to expect. We currently have a half finished landfill in the pond that first of all is unnecessary which the g...

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by kl838
Sat Oct 30, 2010 1:34 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: EK A380 Inaugural Flight HKG-BKK In F (107 Pics)
Replies: 22
Views: 32062

RE: EK A380 Inaugural Flight HKG-BKK In F (107 Pics)

Great trip report! The Emirates First looks quite heavenly I must say, and how the lounge staff remembered you was a big plus point for them! Everything on board looks great and the food is simply mouth watering!  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif...

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