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by wing
Thu Dec 14, 2000 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Orders Boeing/Airbus 2000 Updated
Replies: 118
Views: 7814

RE: Orders Boeing/Airbus 2000 Updated

I demand a complete manuel hand recount on the total number of orders which were made to Boeing and Airbus companies,I think this may effect presidential race.
AL GORE

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Thu Dec 14, 2000 10:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Leaving Qualiflyer?
Replies: 1
Views: 903

RE: Turkish Leaving Qualiflyer?

I've read an interview on one of the newspapers some time ago a Turkish Airline official was saying that they could't get what they'we expected from Qualiflier Group and added that they were giving more than they get and explained that with this allience the others had a chance to enter middle east...

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Thu Dec 14, 2000 9:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Names Youve Heard For Flight Attendants
Replies: 31
Views: 23062

RE: Names Youve Heard For Flight Attendants

I heard some attendands calling the other attendants who works in the lower galley as "Lower galley rats" while I was flying in an L1011

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by wing
Thu Dec 14, 2000 9:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska 281 Transcript
Replies: 4
Views: 1830

RE: Alaska 281 Transcript

Try the airdisasters web site.There you can find CVR and ATC to aircraft communications of this and several other accidents.Some visual and audial recordings of some accidents are available too.I remember listening recordings of another aircraft reporting that Alaska 281 is inverted plunged into the...

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Thu Dec 14, 2000 9:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAirGroup Interested In Turkish
Replies: 7
Views: 1623

RE: SAirGroup Interested In Turkish

<br><center><a href="/open.file?id=122856" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/t/tcjii_Sep_10_2000.gif" ALT="Click here for full size photo!" border="0" width="200" height="140"></a><br>Photo © Michael...

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Thu Dec 14, 2000 8:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAirGroup Interested In Turkish
Replies: 7
Views: 1623

RE: SAirGroup Interested In Turkish

The Turkish Goverment will announce privatization of 51% of the Turkish Airlines tomorrow 14.12.2000.24% of its shares will be available for foreign investors and the other part will be available for inner market.Turkish Airlines has a very modern fleet of B737-800,B737-400,A310,A340,RJ70,100's.Als...

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Sat Oct 28, 2000 1:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cockpit Photos
Replies: 3
Views: 1045

RE: Cockpit Photos

There's no such thing that only the first class passengers allowed in the cockpit.Normally the cockpit is off limits to everybody and the door most be closed and locked.But if you ask polite enough and the pilots are not busy with something important(such as sometimes one of the crewmember can be in...

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by wing
Wed Oct 25, 2000 5:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LA Area Residents - Space Shuttle Sonic Boom!
Replies: 17
Views: 2096

RE: **LA Area Residents - Space Shuttle Sonic Boom!

I used to live at Daytona Beach when I was student in Embry Riddle I heard the sonic booms couple of times in different flights of the shuttle but ı was living in a very quiet neighbourhood(no cars,planes etc.around)I've never been there but I think LA is a big city and noise around can be a pr...

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Tue Oct 03, 2000 8:16 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Thrust Reverse With Nose Gear In The Air
Replies: 16
Views: 7590

RE: Thrust Reverse With Nose Gear In The Air

<br><center><a href="/open.file?id=109705" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/5/0/7/109705.jpg" ALT="Click here for full size photo!" border="0" width="200" height="133"></a><br>Photo © Peter Unmuth</...

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Tue Oct 03, 2000 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your Fav Airliner Picture In Airliners.net
Replies: 26
Views: 2974

RE: Your Fav Airliner Picture In Airliners.net

These are my favorites <br><center><a href="/open.file?id=70050" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/L/Lineup.gif" ALT="Click here for full size photo!" border="0" width="200" height="136"></a><br>Photo &co...

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Tue Oct 03, 2000 7:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Thrust Reverse With Nose Gear In The Air
Replies: 16
Views: 7590

RE: Thrust Reverse With Nose Gear In The Air

DC9CAPT is right ,it wasn't the tail cone that it strikes the"reverser buckets".Which I could't remember the name and wrote tail instead,sorry about that.

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Tue Oct 03, 2000 7:32 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Takeoff Vs Landing
Replies: 6
Views: 3053

RE: Takeoff Vs Landing

The most obvious reason to understand that this a take off simply read the explanation underneath the picture its written "PH-KCI About to lift off runway 24L"Ha Ha!But seriously if that smoke was burned rubber I think we should see the spoilers deployed and the flaps should seem more extended.

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Tue Oct 03, 2000 6:00 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Thrust Reverse With Nose Gear In The Air
Replies: 16
Views: 7590

RE: Thrust Reverse With Nose Gear In The Air

I've asked this to a MD-88 captain after reading this topic and he told me in MD 88's they don't use the TR's until the nose gear touches down because the it could cause the tail touch on the runway so they put the nose gently but ASAP and use the TR's.In the air there wasn't any additional safety ...

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Tue Oct 03, 2000 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your Fav Airliner Picture In Airliners.net
Replies: 26
Views: 2974

RE: Your Fav Airliner Picture In Airliners.net

Hi,That is a nice topic.I'd like to send my favorite pic to but I don't know how.If somebody kind enough to explain to me so that I can join this one too.Thanks in advance.WING

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Mon Oct 02, 2000 6:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ankara Esenboga
Replies: 5
Views: 1193

RE: Ankara Esenboga

Hi,hope you'll have a great time here in Turkey.Esenboğa is one of the major airports of Turkey.I had flown from that airport several times.I am not sure what are your expectations from an airport but it is quite old fashioned I think but it serves well to passengers and tecnically(ATC service...

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Sun Oct 01, 2000 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The Future Airlines Flown By Computers?
Replies: 1
Views: 2294

Will The Future Airlines Flown By Computers?

Hi folks, I was watching Discovery Channel last night and saw that programme about the the level of automations on the airline cockpits.They were comparing some accidents caused by human error and accidents caused by simply too much technolgy.It is interesting that after all the intense trainings a...

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