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by 777222LR
Sat Aug 31, 2013 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian To Offer Ipad Mini's On All 767 Flights
Replies: 36
Views: 10227

RE: Hawaiian To Offer Ipad Mini's On All 767 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/PROSA" class="quote" target="_blank">PROSA</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i> I would imagine that the <acronym title="Safa...

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by 777222LR
Sun Aug 25, 2013 5:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 744 On IAD Intermittently?
Replies: 10
Views: 4786

RE: LH 744 On IAD Intermittently?

Well crap, I'm flying out on a Wednesday. Its showing a nearly completely sold out flight on a 748i on lufthansa.com however.

[Edited 2013-08-24 22:18:18]

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by 777222LR
Sat Aug 24, 2013 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will DFW Ever See The A380?
Replies: 26
Views: 7883

RE: Will DFW Ever See The A380?

I actually flew on the first <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 777 flight to <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> back in 1998. The registration was G-VIIK and was in the "Animals and Trees" scheme of the world tails. The flight to ...

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by 777222LR
Sat Aug 24, 2013 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 744 On IAD Intermittently?
Replies: 10
Views: 4786

LH 744 On IAD Intermittently?

Going through flight aware, I've noticed that <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> 419/418 have intermittently been 744's instead of 748i. I booked my flight for 9/4/13 on <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> 419 so I could get the 748i. Lufthansa website says it's still a ...

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by 777222LR
Tue Aug 20, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: August 2013 Self-Picture Thread
Replies: 12
Views: 3798

RE: August 2013 Self-Picture Thread

I'll play:

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by 777222LR
Sun Aug 18, 2013 1:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 6 Nights In Athens: City Tips?
Replies: 4
Views: 2023

6 Nights In Athens: City Tips?

Well kids, Vacation is coming up in 2 weeks. I decided to go to Greece. 1. I had never been, and 2., the condition of the Greek Economy provided for some MORE than stellar hotel prices. I got the Intercontinental Hotel in Athens for around $100.00 a night! Wow!. So, I wanted to get your advice on wh...

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by 777222LR
Tue Jun 18, 2013 7:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non Av Pic Thread Q2 2013 Part 2
Replies: 62
Views: 8009

RE: Non Av Pic Thread Q2 2013 Part 2

How do I resize photos to make them fit on A.net? I have tried, but it won't work for some reason.

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by 777222LR
Tue Jun 18, 2013 6:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Non Av Pic Thread Q2 2013 Part 2
Replies: 62
Views: 8009

RE: Non Av Pic Thread Q2 2013 Part 2

I've been taking pictures of people recently. Here are a few... <img src="https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-frc3/1008519_10101497783776197_627387172_o.jpg" border="0"/><img src="https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/1015580_10101497783696357_70332508_o.jpg" border="0...

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by 777222LR
Wed Jun 12, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Vacation Ideas
Replies: 22
Views: 2072

RE: Need Vacation Ideas

Well, here is the final decision: <img src="https://fbcdn-sphotos-c-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/1014253_10101484546049707_178859073_n.jpg" border="0"/> I get the 748i and the A380 on this trip. So double bonus! Plus, EVERY hotel in Athens is super cheap right now, huge discounts. That said, I nee...

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by 777222LR
Wed Jun 12, 2013 12:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self Picture Thread June 2013
Replies: 16
Views: 4512

RE: Self Picture Thread June 2013




That's me.

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by 777222LR
Tue Jun 11, 2013 12:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Vacation Ideas
Replies: 22
Views: 2072

RE: Need Vacation Ideas

Sorry, don't know <acronym title="Panama City (Balboa / Fort Kobbe) - Howard (AFB) (HOW / MPHO), Panama">HOW</acronym> I missed London, but I've been there 4 or 5 times!  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> I kin...

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by 777222LR
Mon Jun 10, 2013 4:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Need Vacation Ideas
Replies: 22
Views: 2072

Need Vacation Ideas

I'm looking for an international trip outside of the US. Cities I've been to: <acronym title="Buenos Aires - Ezeiza / Ministro Pistarini (EZE / SAEZ), Argentina">EZE</acronym> <acronym title="Santiago - Arturo Merino Benitez (Pudahuel) (SCL / SCEL), Chile">SCL</acronym> <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong...

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by 777222LR
Tue May 21, 2013 12:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oklahoma Tornadoes
Replies: 138
Views: 5885

RE: Oklahoma Tornadoes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Boeing717200" class="quote" target="_blank">Boeing717200</a> (<a href="#28" class="quote">Reply 28</a>):<br/><i>They might want to check with hi...

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by 777222LR
Tue May 21, 2013 4:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oklahoma Tornadoes
Replies: 138
Views: 5885

RE: Oklahoma Tornadoes

I think all of us OKC area a.netters are accounted for...... Still alive and kickin'.

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by 777222LR
Mon May 20, 2013 11:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oklahoma Tornadoes
Replies: 138
Views: 5885

RE: Oklahoma Tornadoes

Meteorologists are reporting that this is the most destructive Tornado in this history of the world. This is 3 times the destruction of the May 3, 1999 tornado that went through the same area. This is terrible. The damage is terrible. The thing about this one is it came up SO fast. I literally just ...

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by 777222LR
Mon May 20, 2013 11:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AAL 996 Diverted To IAH - Fuel Issues?
Replies: 4
Views: 4226

AAL 996 Diverted To IAH - Fuel Issues?

I had a friend on AA996 last night <acronym title="Buenos Aires - Ezeiza / Ministro Pistarini (EZE / SAEZ), Argentina">EZE</acronym>-<acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>, 767-300ER. This flight is well within the range of a 767-300ER, with enou...

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by 777222LR
Thu May 16, 2013 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stormy Weather In DFW.... Diversions
Replies: 28
Views: 5540

RE: Stormy Weather In DFW.... Diversions

UAL1431 <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>-<acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> > <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym> AAL1333 <a...

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by 777222LR
Wed May 15, 2013 6:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Worlds Earliest Depatures, How Early Do They Get?
Replies: 88
Views: 14915

RE: Worlds Earliest Depatures, How Early Do They G

I flew Korean Air 036 from <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>-<acronym title="Seoul - Incheon International (ICN / RKSI), South Korea">ICN</acronym> back in 2001. 747-400. Flight was a stop in the <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson ...

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by 777222LR
Mon May 13, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: "Our Forum Is Currently Down Please Come Back..."
Replies: 74
Views: 1314

RE: "Our Forum Is Currently Down Please Come Back..."

It's a problem for my mac at home on Safari, and my work <acronym title="Air Fiji and Continental Airways (Russian Federation)">PC</acronym> on <acronym title="Albenga (Villanova d'Albenga) (- Clemente Panero) (ALL / LIMG), Italy">ALL</acronym> internet browsers. It's an Airliners.net problem, not a...

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by 777222LR
Mon May 13, 2013 6:33 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: "Our Forum Is Currently Down Please Come Back..."
Replies: 74
Views: 1314

RE: "Our Forum Is Currently Down Please Come Back..."

Yes, outages are becoming so frequent. It's rather difficult.

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by 777222LR
Thu May 09, 2013 2:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A350 Prototypes Production Thread Part 9
Replies: 305
Views: 66518

RE: A350 Prototypes Production Thread Part 9

If you took out the winglet, and just shot the mid section from behind like that angle with the 787 and A350 picture, you'd think it was a 777. Interesting, they only have 3 flap tracks (canoes) or whatever they are called, very Boeing too. Not saying they are copying, at all, but I like this simple...

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by 777222LR
Mon Apr 22, 2013 4:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Is UA At DFW So Small Compared To AA At IAH?
Replies: 72
Views: 13745

RE: Why Is UA At DFW So Small Compared To AA At IAH?

Ummm, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> flies to EVERY hub that <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> does from <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>. The way you word it, you make it sound as if <acronym tit...

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by 777222LR
Wed Apr 10, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Post A Picture Of Your Car And...
Replies: 93
Views: 6641

RE: Post A Picture Of Your Car And...

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ANITIX87" class="quote" target="_blank">ANITIX87</a> (<a href="#56" class="quote">Reply 56</a>):<br/><i>Get rid of that front license plate hold...

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by 777222LR
Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Post A Picture Of Your Car And...
Replies: 93
Views: 6641

RE: Post A Picture Of Your Car And...

This is my car in front of the Devon Energy Building in <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym> <img src="https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/64588_10101192002100127_1636213912_n.jpg" border="0"/><img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/h...

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by 777222LR
Sun Apr 07, 2013 6:45 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Chat Room Currently Not Available With Chrome
Replies: 62
Views: 1767

RE: Chat Room Currently Not Available With Chrome

Can someone just make a chat room? This is really getting ridiculous.

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by 777222LR
Tue Mar 19, 2013 8:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Self Pictures Thread, March 2013
Replies: 17
Views: 4338

RE: Self Pictures Thread, March 2013

Me: <img src="https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc7/3525_10101310909678387_2127283087_n.jpg" border="0"/> [<img src="https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/531474_10101257315097357_875521344_n.jpg" border="0"/> My family: <img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/885298_101013...

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by 777222LR
Mon Mar 11, 2013 4:07 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Chat Room Currently Not Available With Chrome
Replies: 62
Views: 1767

RE: Chat Room Currently Not Available With Chrome

Chat hasn't worked for me for like the past two weeks on my mac with Safari OR Firefox.

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by 777222LR
Wed Mar 06, 2013 4:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The Advantage Of The 77W Versus 77L?
Replies: 21
Views: 17445

The Advantage Of The 77W Versus 77L?

Lower seat/mile cost than the 77L, more cargo, about the same trip costs.

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by 777222LR
Mon Mar 04, 2013 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A350 Prototypes Production Thread Part 7
Replies: 266
Views: 86282

RE: A350 Prototypes Production Thread Part 7

Can anyone tell me how high this aircraft sits compared to the 777? This baby looks tall, and I'm not talking about tail height, as that's not a good comparison. I'm talking about how high the bottom of the fuselage sits off the ground. It seems VERY tall. Anyone else get this impression?

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by 777222LR
Sat Feb 23, 2013 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Will Spare AA 777s Be Used?
Replies: 42
Views: 12991

RE: Where Will Spare AA 777s Be Used?

With the new US Air deal, I expect some of those 777's will go on high-demand US Airways routes that need something larger than an A330.

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by 777222LR
Wed Feb 06, 2013 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH-LHR - 138 Passengers On A 747?
Replies: 47
Views: 25738

RE: IAH-LHR - 138 Passengers On A 747?

Midflight, <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> on a United 747-400 in April of 2011......75 passengers total. <img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/219...

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by 777222LR
Wed Jan 30, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: It's 46.4c At Sydney Airport... Thats 115.5f
Replies: 38
Views: 4259

RE: It's 46.4c At Sydney Airport... Thats 115.5f

Whaa whaa, In Oklahoma 2 summers ago, it was 100+F for 50 days straight. Spent my summer in California this year, but I hear it was similar to two years ago this past summer. Crappy part about it, it's humid as hell here in <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklaho...

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by 777222LR
Wed Jan 30, 2013 9:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Can You Tell Coke From Pepsi In A Blind Test?
Replies: 51
Views: 4799

RE: Can You Tell Coke From Pepsi In A Blind Test?

Coke tastes entirely different from Pepsi...

Personally, I have always thought that Coke is sweeter and has a richer flavor.

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by 777222LR
Mon Jan 28, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cancun During Spring Break: Safe Or Not Safe
Replies: 30
Views: 3862

RE: Cancun During Spring Break: Safe Or Not Safe

Any place other than war hot zones are as safe as you make them. Just don't do anything stupid....and sexual assault on young men is very rare....and depending on what you look like, may be even rarer for you.

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by 777222LR
Sat Jan 05, 2013 8:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: January 2013 SELF-PIC Thread!
Replies: 7
Views: 5379

RE: January 2013 SELF-PIC Thread!

Me and a Good Friend at the <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym> Philharmonic: <img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/423098_10101105956436327_426611012_n.jpg" border="0"/> At my Piano: <img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/h...

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by 777222LR
Thu Jan 03, 2013 10:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Current United 787 Domestic Flights
Replies: 4
Views: 3900

Current United 787 Domestic Flights

Can someone advice me of current United 787 Domestic Routes? Run times, and end times? I am looking for tickets on a domestic route anywhere between now and March. I know they are being deployed on international routes soon if they haven't been already.

Thanks in advance.

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by 777222LR
Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gay Men/women Doing Non-stereotypical Jobs.
Replies: 70
Views: 7520

RE: Gay Men/women Doing Non-stereotypical Jobs.

I'm an operations manager for a large Medical Group. Do a lot of advertising contracts, property management, and public relations management. Is that stereotypical? No. The only reason why you see so many people in fashion/hair/design, etc., is because those are the people you are looking for. So ma...

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by 777222LR
Mon Nov 19, 2012 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin America To OKC?
Replies: 7
Views: 3586

RE: Virgin America To OKC?

Edit: If I had just read the caption in the photo, it was taken at the W in Dallas. The event planner is from <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym>, but the photo was an older photo that was posted last night. Mods, delete if you wish. Sorry gu...

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by 777222LR
Mon Nov 19, 2012 7:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin America To OKC?
Replies: 7
Views: 3586

Virgin America To OKC?

Just a quick note: One of my friends is an event planner in Oklahoma City. I was just creeping his <acronym title="Fine Air (USA)">FB</acronym> page, and it turns out there is this photo: <img src="https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/559014_347938631969724_1791947102_n.jpg" border="0"/> Says...

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by 777222LR
Sun Nov 18, 2012 12:40 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Tinker Air Force Base Museum
Replies: 9
Views: 9021

RE: Tinker Air Force Base Museum

I'm from <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym>, and have family in Eastern Oklahoma. When driving east I-40 to visit them, I always love seeing all those old birds lined up along I-40. Pretty impressive! Though, in my 32 years here, aside from ...

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by 777222LR
Thu Nov 01, 2012 1:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: November Self-Pic Thread
Replies: 30
Views: 6570

November Self-Pic Thread

New Month, New Thread.... Pic for company profile: <img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-snc7/579133_10101055436877927_1683417487_n.jpg" border="0"/> And this one: I went to the mall that day, and I saw so many deep V t-shirts floating around. This is my take on what I saw...yes, I'm a go...

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by 777222LR
Thu Nov 01, 2012 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Should NYC Airports Be "moved" To Higher Lands?
Replies: 82
Views: 11857

RE: Should NYC Airports Be "moved" To Higher Lands?

Put it in the Hudson! There needs to be a landing strip there anyway.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> That said, I see an Island Airport being built. It's been discussed for <acronym title="London - Heathrow...

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by 777222LR
Thu Nov 01, 2012 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 787 Size Optical Illusion
Replies: 43
Views: 26122

RE: The 787 Size Optical Illusion

I also have this weird suspicion, and have for a while, that they 787's engines are proportionally further out on the wings than it's counter parts. The spacing between nacelle and fuselage seems greater, and if this is the case, this means the engines would be higher up off the ground, allowing the...

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by 777222LR
Wed Oct 31, 2012 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 787 Size Optical Illusion
Replies: 43
Views: 26122

RE: The 787 Size Optical Illusion

<br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Ethiopian-Airlines/Boeing-787-8-Dreamliner/2170878/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Ethiopian-Airlines/Boeing-787-8-Dreamliner/2170878/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br/><img src="/aviation...

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by 777222LR
Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 787 Size Optical Illusion
Replies: 43
Views: 26122

The 787 Size Optical Illusion

For the longest time, I have not been able to get a grasp on the full size of the 787. By sheer numbers, it should be about as big and substantial as an A330-200, but having a greater wingspan to some degree. The 787's engines are not that much smaller than a 777 either. But something that bugs me a...

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by 777222LR
Fri Oct 26, 2012 2:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: An Amazing Sentence In English
Replies: 17
Views: 3368

RE: An Amazing Sentence In English

A canner can can anything that he can but a canner can't can a can can he?

Okay, not so great...

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by 777222LR
Wed Oct 17, 2012 4:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Most Reliable Car You've Owned.
Replies: 108
Views: 8192

RE: Most Reliable Car You've Owned.

Mercedes E, S, and C, and all fine vehicles. - BMW 330 was a great car as well. Worst car, Range Rover. They are all so lovely, but oh so repair heavy.

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by 777222LR
Mon Oct 15, 2012 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: October Self-Pic Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 7437

RE: October Self-Pic Thread

Oh yeah, add me on <acronym title="Fine Air (USA)">FB</acronym> if you wish.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><!-- Facebook Badge START --><a href="https://www.facebook.com/EatMoreGreens" target="_TOP">Philip ...

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by 777222LR
Sun Oct 14, 2012 4:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: October Self-Pic Thread
Replies: 34
Views: 7437

October Self-Pic Thread

Figured since the September thread is still running, and we are now well into October, might as well start the October Thread. Doing a little Aww Hell Nah the other day after work: <img src="https://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/77495_10101026593305677_1606499314_o.jpg" border="0"/> And in all...

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