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by Boeing744
Wed Aug 14, 2013 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYZ ALB On Air Canada Stops Sep 1
Replies: 47
Views: 7855

RE: YYZ ALB On Air Canada Stops Sep 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/slcdeltarumd11" class="quote" target="_blank">slcdeltarumd11</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Its too bad we wont invest i...

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by Boeing744
Mon Jul 29, 2013 12:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Canada 2013 - Part I: Flying To Canada - KLM MD11
Replies: 9
Views: 10762

RE: Canada 2013 - Part I: Flying To Canada - KLM MD11

Great report! Thanks very much for posting. I flew the same route in the opposite direction with the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 last year and loved it! By the way, you know that <acronym title="KLM Royal Dutch Airlines">KL</acronym> operates a bus service between <acronym title=...

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by Boeing744
Sun Jul 28, 2013 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SriLankan A340 (4R-ADA) Tail Strike Means Her End?
Replies: 28
Views: 25468

RE: SriLankan A340 (4R-ADA) Tail Strike Means Her End?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> This ma...

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by Boeing744
Tue Jul 16, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pictures Of AC High Density 777-300's?
Replies: 65
Views: 24422

RE: Pictures Of AC High Density 777-300's?

Do we know whether the 77L fleet is supposed to get the same treatment eventually?

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by Boeing744
Sat Jul 06, 2013 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 787 Training Routes?
Replies: 17
Views: 8658

RE: AC 787 Training Routes?

I really think it will just be <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-<acronym title="Ottawa - Macdonald-Cartier International / Uplands (YOW / CYOW / CUUP), Canada - Ontario">YOW</acronym>/<acronym title="Montreal - Pierre El...

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by Boeing744
Sat Jun 29, 2013 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet Expanding Vancouver To Hawaii
Replies: 17
Views: 5354

RE: WestJet Expanding Vancouver To Hawaii

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

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by Boeing744
Sun Jun 09, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Airbus Collides With Mobile Lounge At YUL
Replies: 38
Views: 22859

RE: Swiss Airbus Collides With Mobile Lounge At YUL

Which day was this? I was at <acronym title="Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (Dorval) (YUL / CYUL), Canada - Quebec">YUL</acronym> on Thursday the 6th and remember hearing a final boarding call for the Swiss flight to <acronym title="Zurich (- Kloten) (ZRH / LSZH), Switzerland">ZRH</...

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by Boeing744
Sun Jun 02, 2013 1:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Paddy Power! Comparing EIR And FR: SEN-DUB-STN
Replies: 5
Views: 8094

RE: Paddy Power! Comparing EIR And FR: SEN-DUB-STN

Thanks very much for the nice report! It's been a long time since I flew Ryanair, but I have a leg coming up with them soon, <acronym title="Barcelona (- El Prat) (BCN / LEBL), Spain">BCN</acronym>-<acronym title="Edinburgh - Turnhouse (EDI / EGPH), United Kingdom">EDI</acronym>. Mentally preparing ...

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by Boeing744
Wed May 29, 2013 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada High-density 777s....destinations?
Replies: 87
Views: 24982

RE: Air Canada High-density 777s....destinations?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thenoflyzone" class="quote" target="_blank">thenoflyzone</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>i'm booked on <acronym title="Mo...

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by Boeing744
Mon May 27, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada High-density 777s....destinations?
Replies: 87
Views: 24982

RE: Air Canada High-density 777s....destinations?

Does <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> use their higher-density Indian Ocean 77W from <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (Dorval) (YUL / CYUL), Canada - Quebec">YUL</acronym>? O...

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by Boeing744
Sat May 25, 2013 12:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AS Offers "Bridge Out" Fare Sale
Replies: 5
Views: 3553

RE: AS Offers "Bridge Out" Fare Sale

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SSTeve" class="quote" target="_blank">SSTeve</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>The issue with that fare is that few people in...

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by Boeing744
Fri May 17, 2013 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Drinking Age On International Flights?
Replies: 48
Views: 33841

RE: Drinking Age On International Flights?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WildcatYXU" class="quote" target="_blank">WildcatYXU</a> (<a href="#37" class="quote">Reply 37</a>):<br/><i>Now comes the tricky question: What'...

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by Boeing744
Tue Apr 30, 2013 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair To Start Their 5 Longest Routes
Replies: 30
Views: 24098

RE: Ryanair To Start Their 5 Longest Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MaverickM11" class="quote" target="_blank">MaverickM11</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>It's pretty straight math--they can ...

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by Boeing744
Sat Apr 27, 2013 2:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: New British £5 Note Announced With A New Face On.
Replies: 41
Views: 4749

RE: New British £5 Note Announced With A New Face On.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Airstud" class="quote" target="_blank">Airstud</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>I always thought British (and all Commonweal...

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by Boeing744
Wed Apr 24, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airports Have Short Runways With Widebodies?
Replies: 66
Views: 19134

RE: What Airports Have Short Runways With 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="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Wardair operated widebodies, includi...

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by Boeing744
Fri Apr 19, 2013 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Eyes Possible Deal With Eurostar
Replies: 32
Views: 11851

RE: BA Eyes Possible Deal With Eurostar

What would be the impact on necessary visas with this plan? I assume now a traveller who would normally need a visa to enter the UK would not need one (or would simply need a transit visa) to connect airside at Heathrow. To get the Eurostar they would certainly need to clear UK immigration at Heathr...

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by Boeing744
Tue Apr 16, 2013 7:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: East Meets West. Cityjet Inaugural LCY-DRS,NUE-LCY
Replies: 25
Views: 13876

RE: East Meets West. Cityjet Inaugural LCY-DRS,NUE-LCY

Thanks very much for the nice report. The pictures are especially appreciated. I'm flying CityJet in August from <acronym title="Edinburgh - Turnhouse (EDI / EGPH), United Kingdom">EDI</acronym> to <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>, but on an Air ...

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by Boeing744
Wed Apr 03, 2013 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Norwegian Bitiing Off More Than It Can Chew?
Replies: 14
Views: 8336

RE: Is Norwegian Bitiing Off More Than It Can Chew?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cuban8" class="quote" target="_blank">cuban8</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Norwegian is initially replacing their 787's t...

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by Boeing744
Thu Mar 21, 2013 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Enter Air Poland - How Are They Going?
Replies: 7
Views: 4672

RE: Enter Air Poland - How Are They Going?

What are their exact routes to Thailand? Where do they make fuel stops?

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by Boeing744
Thu Mar 14, 2013 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Go-Around Ignored @ YYZ 3/11
Replies: 79
Views: 19824

RE: Go-Around Ignored @ YYZ 3/11

Wow... Would love to hear a recording of the ATC command!

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by Boeing744
Thu Mar 14, 2013 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is There Ever A Business Case For The A318?
Replies: 28
Views: 11886

RE: Is There Ever A Business Case For The A318?

I wonder if there will be much of a secondary market for these aircraft... Perhaps their current owners will sell them off dirt cheap to smaller carriers in the developing world. Or is there a use for them for parts for other A320 family aircraft? Is there enough part commonality? <table border="0" ...

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by Boeing744
Thu Mar 07, 2013 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet Charter Between ATL-YHZ?
Replies: 23
Views: 4855

RE: WestJet Charter Between ATL-YHZ?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/3ingreen" class="quote" target="_blank">3ingreen</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Good point <acronym title="Air Canada">A...

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by Boeing744
Sun Mar 03, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 737 900 Tail Strike At ORD
Replies: 29
Views: 22632

RE: UA 737 900 Tail Strike At ORD

Just a side question: are tail strikes more common upon rotation or landing?

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by Boeing744
Sat Mar 02, 2013 12:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wet Coast Trip Part 2: Homeward YVR-YYC(-YEG)-YWG
Replies: 3
Views: 5798

RE: Wet Coast Trip Part 2: Homeward YVR-YYC(-YEG)-YWG

Nice report, again. I try to take every opportunity to volunteer to get bumped, if my plans allow it. Not only is it worth it for the travel vouchers, but it often turns out to be an adventure!

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by Boeing744
Sat Mar 02, 2013 12:08 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Wet Coast Trip Part 1: Manitoba To BC YWG-YYC-YYJ
Replies: 4
Views: 6830

RE: Wet Coast Trip Part 1: Manitoba To BC YWG-YYC-YYJ

Great report! Glad to see something to my hometown. I have flown on WestJet's 737-800 from <acronym title="Calgary - International (YYC / CYYC), Canada - Alberta">YYC</acronym>-<acronym title="Victoria - International (YYJ / CYYJ), Canada - British Columbia">YYJ</acronym> before, so they definitely ...

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by Boeing744
Sat Feb 16, 2013 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Going On At YYZ?
Replies: 34
Views: 13591

RE: What Is Going On At YYZ?

Interesting. Can you see any other diversions?

It looks like TK 17 is going to Ottawa.

Edit: AC 917 from Miami going to Ottawa too...

[Edited 2013-02-16 14:43:47]

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by Boeing744
Sun Feb 10, 2013 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is It Possible? LH Flights Without Safety Movie.
Replies: 35
Views: 10451

RE: Is It Possible? LH Flights Without Safety Movie.

I've certainly never been on a flight where the crew completely missed the safety demo. The nearest thing to it, however, was on an <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> Jazz Dash 8-100 on <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym>-<acronym ti...

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by Boeing744
Sun Feb 10, 2013 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777 Landing In Ottawa Right Now From Toronto?
Replies: 17
Views: 6947

RE: 777 Landing In Ottawa Right Now From Toronto?

Well, AC uses the 763 on the route quite frequently, so a 77L isn't completely insane. I agree with the others - it's probably a substitution due to the weather.

They've definitely come to Ottawa before due to diversions.

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by Boeing744
Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Launches Q400 Service Out Of YYC
Replies: 18
Views: 6788

RE: AC Launches Q400 Service Out Of YYC

I have a flight in early May from <acronym title="Victoria - International (YYJ / CYYJ), Canada - British Columbia">YYJ</acronym>-<acronym title="Calgary - International (YYC / CYYC), Canada - Alberta">YYC</acronym> that is now listed as a Q400, so we can add that to the list. <table border="0" alig...

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by Boeing744
Mon Jan 28, 2013 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CSA To Deploy A333 On Moscow Route
Replies: 15
Views: 9582

RE: CSA To Deploy A333 On Moscow Route

The Wikipedia page for CSA claims that the A333 will be in an all-Y configuration with 440 seats. This seems ridiculous... Is it correct?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Czech_Airlines#Fleet

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by Boeing744
Sat Jan 05, 2013 8:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Ramp Accident At YOW
Replies: 10
Views: 8371

RE: Air Canada Ramp Accident At YOW

Hope the guy was <acronym title="CSA Czech Airlines">OK</acronym>! <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/wpigott" class="quote" target="_blank">wpigott</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote...

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by Boeing744
Sun Dec 30, 2012 6:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada YVR-SYD, 2 Flights Now?
Replies: 15
Views: 8855

RE: Air Canada YVR-SYD, 2 Flights Now?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/StarAC17" class="quote" target="_blank">StarAC17</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Well the metal operating <acronym title="A...

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by Boeing744
Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer 170 A Real Stol Replacement?
Replies: 14
Views: 8888

RE: Embraer 170 A Real Stol Replacement?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mozart" class="quote" target="_blank">mozart</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>What about places like Toronto City <ac...

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by Boeing744
Sat Sep 08, 2012 3:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need To Find A Bank In Calgary As A US Expat
Replies: 12
Views: 6520

RE: Need To Find A Bank In Calgary As A US Expat

TD Canada Trust owns <acronym title="GTI Airlines (Turkey) and Atlantis European Airlines (Armenia)">TD</acronym> Bank in the US. You can access a <acronym title="GTI Airlines (Turkey) and Atlantis European Airlines (Armenia)">TD</acronym> account at either for no fee. However, I am only aware of <a...

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by Boeing744
Sun Jul 29, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A Dying Breed; KLM MD11 AMS-YUL
Replies: 27
Views: 21733

RE: A Dying Breed; KLM MD11 AMS-YUL

Hey, sorry to bump this up after such a long time, but I wanted to thank you for the trip report. I will be flying KLM's route from <acronym title="Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (Dorval) (YUL / CYUL), Canada - Quebec">YUL</acronym>-<acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM),...

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by Boeing744
Sat Jul 28, 2012 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Daily JFK-KEF SUMMER2013
Replies: 21
Views: 8345

RE: DL Daily JFK-KEF SUMMER2013

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airbazar" class="quote" target="_blank">airbazar</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>Personally I've always been a little sur...

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by Boeing744
Sat Jul 07, 2012 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL Phased Out First MD-11
Replies: 69
Views: 22915

RE: KL Phased Out First MD-11

I am very glad that I am due to fly <acronym title="Montreal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (Dorval) (YUL / CYUL), Canada - Quebec">YUL</acronym>-<acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> on the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 in less than ...

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by Boeing744
Mon Jul 02, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: YYZ & YUL - BA First, Club & Porter (w/pics)
Replies: 32
Views: 24853

RE: YYZ & YUL - BA First, Club & Porter (w/pics)

Thanks very much for the detailed report. I really hope the members accusing you of snobbery are being sarcastic. I did not perceive a snobbish attitude at all; on the contrary, I appreciated your frankness on the aspects of service you criticized. I think you fairly distributed praise and commentar...

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by Boeing744
Sun Jun 24, 2012 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: June 21 YOW Diversions
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

RE: June 21 YOW Diversions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RJLover" class="quote" target="_blank">RJLover</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Operated as AC2085/22JUN</i></font></td></tr...

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by Boeing744
Sat Jun 23, 2012 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: June 21 YOW Diversions
Replies: 9
Views: 2998

RE: June 21 YOW Diversions

I saw this thread on the 21st, and was really disappointed that I would miss the scene at <acronym title="Ottawa - Macdonald-Cartier International / Uplands (YOW / CYOW / CUUP), Canada - Ontario">YOW</acronym> when I was supposed to fly yesterday (the 22nd). I was booked to fly <acronym title="Ottaw...

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by Boeing744
Mon Mar 12, 2012 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The End Is Near For B&H Airlines
Replies: 27
Views: 12168

RE: The End Is Near For B&H 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/TIA" class="quote" target="_blank">TIA</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i> Correct. Not on a regular basis, but as a sub in ...

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by Boeing744
Mon Mar 12, 2012 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The End Is Near For B&H Airlines
Replies: 27
Views: 12168

RE: The End Is Near For B&H Airlines

This is quite unfortunate news for Bosnia. Does anyone have any expectations about what may happen in terms of other airlines serving the country? Could we expect to see some new routes? For example, perhaps <acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> on <acronym ti...

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by Boeing744
Thu Feb 16, 2012 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iris Scanners Mothballed At MAN, BHX
Replies: 9
Views: 3390

RE: Iris Scanners Mothballed At MAN, BHX

While not exactly the same thing, I went through an electronic passport reader at <acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</acronym> a few months ago. It was limited to Canadian citizens. All it did was scan your passport, take your customs declaration a...

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by Boeing744
Thu Feb 02, 2012 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet's Summer Schedule Adds New Flights
Replies: 14
Views: 4738

RE: WestJet's Summer Schedule Adds New Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/whiteguy" class="quote" target="_blank">whiteguy</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>A lot of mechanical issues with the 1 airc...

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by Boeing744
Thu Jan 19, 2012 1:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Greenland (Finally!) Opens Nuuk-Iqaluit Route
Replies: 10
Views: 4565

RE: Air Greenland (Finally!) Opens Nuuk-Iqaluit Route

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/prebennorholm" class="quote" target="_blank">prebennorholm</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>But sure the Nuuk - Iqaluit rout...

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by Boeing744
Sun Jan 15, 2012 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 787 Routes
Replies: 132
Views: 23135

RE: AC 787 Routes

I hope that <acronym title="Ottawa - Macdonald-Cartier International / Uplands (YOW / CYOW / CUUP), Canada - Ontario">YOW</acronym> will get some early training flights from <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>. They already...

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by Boeing744
Wed Dec 21, 2011 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inflight Marriage Proposal AC YYC-YYZ
Replies: 2
Views: 2711

RE: Inflight Marriage Proposal AC YYC-YYZ

Very nice! Interestingly, I had at least two of those flight attendants from the picture at the end working my flight <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym>-<acronym title="Vancouver - International (YVR / CYVR), Canada - British Columbia">YVR</a...

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by Boeing744
Sat Nov 26, 2011 11:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Montreal In March?
Replies: 33
Views: 2398

RE: Montreal In March?

If you have time definitely make a side trip to Ottawa as well. The centre of Canadian politics, and there's plenty to see. Obviously Parliament is a great visit (you could do a tour, as well as watch the House if it's sitting), and also the museums (especially the Canadian war museum). As mentioned...

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by Boeing744
Fri Nov 18, 2011 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TS YVR - LGW Emergency Landing
Replies: 5
Views: 3892

RE: TS YVR - LGW Emergency Landing

I assume the aircraft would have been quite heavy, as it sounds like they didn't have had much time in the air to dump fuel. Could it have been an overweight landing? $200 for that hassle is pretty low, especially considering they had apparently already sat on the tarmac for hours preceding this. Do...

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by Boeing744
Mon Nov 07, 2011 7:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Reliability Of Greyhound In Upstate New York
Replies: 14
Views: 9363

RE: Reliability Of Greyhound In Upstate New York

Thanks again for the replies. I have discovered that I could also depart from Rochester with largely the same sort of plan. I would depart from Ottawa (where I actually live) to Syracuse overnight, and then on to Rochester arriving at 5:00AM for a 7:50 flight to <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare Inte...

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