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by Loran
Sun Jan 18, 2015 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tarom To Replace Its Fleet With A319/20/21/330
Replies: 43
Views: 13903

RE: Tarom To Replace Its Fleet With A319/20/21/330

I flew on YR-LCB just over a week ago to <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> and the flight was pretty full. The aircraft had several technical issues though related to the cold. First the drainage system was frozen and then the start valve of engi...

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by Loran
Sat Jan 17, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mortyman" class="quote" target="_blank">Mortyman</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>How about : Ilyushin Il-62 and Tupolev T...

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by Loran
Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR A350 Inauguration Flight To FRA
Replies: 106
Views: 26733

RE: QR A350 Inauguration Flight To FRA

Is there a seat map around of A7-ALA?
I am sure this has been posted somewhere before but I can't find it.

Thanks,
Loran

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by Loran
Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Skyeurope" class="quote" target="_blank">Skyeurope</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>if Skyjet is still operating BAe146-10...

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by Loran
Wed Jan 14, 2015 11:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH 330-300 Landed In Singapore Paya Lebar Airport?
Replies: 22
Views: 17520

RE: LH 330-300 Landed In Singapore Paya Lebar Airport?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/32andBelow" class="quote" target="_blank">32andBelow</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>Does <acronym title="Lufthansa (German...

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by Loran
Sun Jan 11, 2015 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Now World's Busiest Int Airport
Replies: 116
Views: 21058

Dubai Now World's Busiest Int Airport

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jetblastdubai" class="quote" target="_blank">jetblastdubai</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Dubai - Intern...

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by Loran
Wed Dec 31, 2014 10:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PlymSpotter" class="quote" target="_blank">PlymSpotter</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>IIRC this has now been retired - i...

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by Loran
Mon Dec 29, 2014 7:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LX138" class="quote" target="_blank">LX138</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Yak 42</i></font></td></tr></table> I know of Ga...

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by Loran
Mon Dec 29, 2014 2:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PlymSpotter" class="quote" target="_blank">PlymSpotter</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>They are damp leased from HiFly of P...

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by Loran
Mon Dec 29, 2014 10:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/29erUSA187" class="quote" target="_blank">29erUSA187</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>The A340-500, if you live in the US li...

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by Loran
Mon Dec 29, 2014 9:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)
Replies: 112
Views: 13422

RE: Flying Rare / Classic Aircraft In 2015 (Q1)

Hi there, I can clarify some stuff: <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Birdwatching" class="quote" target="_blank">Birdwatching</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>)...

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by Loran
Tue Dec 16, 2014 11:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Trans Maldivian Airways - Questions
Replies: 2
Views: 2117

RE: Trans Maldivian Airways - Questions

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Flyer732" class="quote" target="_blank">Flyer732</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thanks, this is...

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by Loran
Fri Dec 12, 2014 10:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Trans Maldivian Airways - Questions
Replies: 2
Views: 2117

Trans Maldivian Airways - Questions

Does anyone have experience with Trans Maldivian Airways or the now merged Maldivian Air Taxi?
How do you book flights and what are the fares roughly? There is almost no info on their website.

Would appreciate any advise how this works.

Thanks in advance.
Regards,
Loran

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by Loran
Fri Dec 12, 2014 9:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? 2014 Edition
Replies: 51
Views: 5473

RE: Have You Landed On The Alphabet? 2014 Edition

Here's my list: A: <acronym title="Aalborg (AAL / EKYT), Denmark">AAL</acronym> <acronym title="Altenrhein (St. Gallen / Rheineck) (ACH / LSZR), Switzerland">ACH</acronym> <acronym title="Addis Ababa - Bole International (ADD / HAAB), Ethiopia">ADD</acronym> <acronym title="Adelaide - International ...

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by Loran
Mon Dec 08, 2014 8:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: North Korea And Diversions
Replies: 30
Views: 11862

RE: North Korea And 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/Flyingsottsman" class="quote" target="_blank">Flyingsottsman</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i> I don't know of any airline...

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by Loran
Thu Nov 27, 2014 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swiss Aviation Thread #37
Replies: 213
Views: 32950

RE: Swiss Aviation Thread #37

Does anyone know what the An-124 is doing in ZRH? Believe its Volga-Dnepr.
It is just starting its engines after about 28 hrs on the ground.

Thanks,
Loran

[Edited 2014-11-27 07:34:01]

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by Loran
Wed Nov 19, 2014 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European Mad Dogs..MD80's....
Replies: 25
Views: 4543

RE: European Mad Dogs..MD80's....

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dba4u" class="quote" target="_blank">dba4u</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>So if you or your friend would come up with a ...

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by Loran
Tue Nov 18, 2014 11:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Many 747 Operators Have You Flown?
Replies: 90
Views: 6451

RE: How Many 747 Operators Have You Flown?

Here's my list (flights / regs): 747 <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">SP</acronym>: Iran Air (3/2) 747-100B(SR/SUD): Orient Thai (3/1) 747-200B: Lufthansa (9/1) Transaero (1/1) 747-200B(M): Lufthansa (2/2) 747-300: Qantas Airways (1/1) Transaero (1/1) 747-400: Lufthansa (7/6) Air New Zeal...

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by Loran
Tue Nov 18, 2014 10:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European Mad Dogs..MD80's....
Replies: 25
Views: 4543

RE: European Mad Dogs..MD80's....

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BasilFawlty" class="quote" target="_blank">BasilFawlty</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Only operating for tour operators,...

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by Loran
Fri Nov 14, 2014 2:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Dubai Airside Transfer Within Terminal 1?
Replies: 1
Views: 2137

Dubai Airside Transfer Within Terminal 1?

Dear all, I am looking at transferring from a TAROM flight to Kuwait Airways within <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> Terminal 1. So far I have never done an airside transfer at <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emir...

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by Loran
Sun Nov 09, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Early 777-200 Retirements
Replies: 58
Views: 14018

RE: Early 777-200 Retirements

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CXB77L" class="quote" target="_blank">CXB77L</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i>Me too. But as far as I'm aware (someone cor...

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by Loran
Sat Nov 08, 2014 8:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Early 777-200 Retirements
Replies: 58
Views: 14018

RE: Early 777-200 Retirements

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/777stl" class="quote" target="_blank">777stl</a> (<a href="#27" class="quote">Reply 27</a>):<br/><i>Right, but what he said wasn't incorrect. B-...

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by Loran
Fri Nov 07, 2014 11:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Early 777-200 Retirements
Replies: 58
Views: 14018

RE: Early 777-200 Retirements

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Dahlgardo" class="quote" target="_blank">Dahlgardo</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>B-<acronym title="Honolulu - Internati...

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by Loran
Sat Nov 01, 2014 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kuwait Airways A320 With Sharklets
Replies: 20
Views: 8662

RE: Kuwait Airways A320 With Sharklets

Any info when the A320s and A330s are scheduled for delivery?

Thanks,
Loran

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by Loran
Fri Oct 17, 2014 11:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa To Cancel Abu Dhabi
Replies: 57
Views: 19631

RE: Lufthansa To Cancel Abu Dhabi

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JU068" class="quote" target="_blank">JU068</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>By the way, does Lufthansa still dispatch its ...

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by Loran
Wed Oct 15, 2014 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 717 Fleet Status
Replies: 63
Views: 12153

RE: 717 Fleet Status

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n797mx" class="quote" target="_blank">n797mx</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>I thought that <acronym title="Turkmenistan Ai...

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by Loran
Thu Sep 25, 2014 10:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Circle-to-land Approach To Moscow Airports
Replies: 3
Views: 1570

RE: Circle-to-land Approach To Moscow Airports

Even departures sometimes circle above the airport. In my Il-86 trip report we were discussing this as follows: Quoting Loran (Thread starter): We entered a very heavy right turn immediately after takeoff, looking at the map I had no idea why this was done as it would lead us back to the city. The t...

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by Loran
Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TriStar L-1011 Last Passenger Operators & Flights?
Replies: 55
Views: 16858

RE: TriStar L-1011 Last Passenger Operators & Flights?

The last non-military pax operator was Barq Aviation opf Askari Aviation, shuttling between Pakistan and Africa. They operated N162AT, N164AT and N194AT. Their last flight was about April 2013. I flew on N162AT about 2 months prior to suspension of operations. Regards, Loran EDIT: The aircraft have ...

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by Loran
Tue Aug 26, 2014 10:24 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MH017" class="quote" target="_blank">MH017</a> (<a href="#88" class="quote">Reply 88</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Just had a look and...

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by Loran
Mon Aug 18, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: ? On Unexpected Seat Upgrade At The Gate
Replies: 8
Views: 4480

RE:? On Unexpected Seat Upgrade At The Gate

There's a third version: when you scan your boardingpass at the gate to board the aircraft, a little slip of paper comes out with your new seat assignment. Still the gate agents would have processed the upgrades earlier on, but not call any names through the PA system. This is the most common upgrad...

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by Loran
Mon Aug 18, 2014 11:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Birdwatching" class="quote" target="_blank">Birdwatching</a> (<a href="#72" class="quote">Reply 72</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I did...

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by Loran
Sun Aug 17, 2014 2:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

Just coming back from a 2 week trip and can update on a few items: <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Air-Zimbabwe/Boeing-737-2N0-Adv/2472516/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Air-Zimbabwe/Boeing-737-2N0-Adv/2472516/M/" target...

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by Loran
Sun Aug 17, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Do Swiss Keep Cancelling The LX288 To JNB?
Replies: 12
Views: 7952

RE: Why Do Swiss Keep Cancelling The LX288 To JNB?

The <acronym title="OLD: Crossair (Switzerland), NEW: Swiss International Airlines (Switzerland)">LX</acronym> <acronym title="Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (Jan Smuts) (JNB / FAOR), South Africa">JNB</acronym> flight has always puzzled me. As a side note, I was on it last year September (lo...

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by Loran
Sat Jul 26, 2014 10:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Pax 727 Route In Europe: Baku To Geneva
Replies: 68
Views: 23930

RE: New Pax 727 Route In Europe: Baku To Geneva

A shame the 727 already stopped flying on this route, still can't figure out how lucky I was to be on the last flight. If someone is interested to see what it looked like, here is some video coverage: Departure from <acronym title="Geneva - International (Cointrin) (GVA / LSGG), Switzerland">GVA</ac...

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by Loran
Tue Jul 22, 2014 4:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Unique Trans-Atlantic Options?
Replies: 30
Views: 2837

RE: Unique Trans-Atlantic Options?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Roseflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">Roseflyer</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>While unique, those all sound like ter...

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by Loran
Tue Jul 22, 2014 9:53 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Unique Trans-Atlantic Options?
Replies: 30
Views: 2837

RE: Unique Trans-Atlantic Options?

Stuff I have on my to-do list or partly done already: <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym> A342 ex-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>, <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JF...

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by Loran
Sun Jul 20, 2014 8:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mxp" class="quote" target="_blank">mxp</a> (<a href="#57" class="quote">Reply 57</a>):<br/><i>which is the scheduled arrival at <acronym title="...

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by Loran
Thu Jul 17, 2014 10:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

Hi all, is there a way to book Iran Aseman Airlines outside Iran? They have a flight to <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym> which connects well to the 74L arriving from <acronym title="Kuala Lumpur - International (Sepang) (KUL / WMKK), Malaysia">KUL</ac...

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by Loran
Fri Jul 11, 2014 7:42 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

Thanks for your recommendations, in the meantime my travel agent in Malaysia confirmed the same fares, I can also book it through them which I already did 2009. One more question, from the last row of C class, can you still manage this type of view? <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="...

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by Loran
Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:34 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/HAM" class="quote" target="_blank">HAM</a> (<a href="#50" class="quote">Reply 50</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Where did you book your...

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by Loran
Thu Jul 03, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Airlines Have You Been On?
Replies: 95
Views: 6360

RE: What Airlines Have You Been 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/N14AZ" class="quote" target="_blank">N14AZ</a> (<a href="#82" class="quote">Reply 82</a>):<br/><i>Quoting PlymSpotter (Reply 55): Business Jet A...

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by Loran
Thu Jul 03, 2014 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Zero-G"-A300 To Be Replaced
Replies: 21
Views: 11974

RE: "Zero-G"-A300 To Be Replaced

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Trijetsonly" class="quote" target="_blank">Trijetsonly</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Quoting mcoflyer (Reply 10): What ...

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by Loran
Sat Jun 28, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

I am sure everyone in here is aware of the AZAL's announcement to send a 722 into scheduled services in Europe. Here is the link anyways: <i><a href="/aviation-forums/general_aviation/read.main/6108758" target="_blank">New Pax 727 Route In Europe: Baku To Geneva</a></i> <font size="1">(by <a href="/...

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by Loran
Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Passenger B737's Dont Have This Wing Option
Replies: 29
Views: 12029

RE: Why Passenger B737's Dont Have This Wing Option

Raked wingtips produce lift in comparison to the standard winglets. Also, the wing aspect ratio is higher with raked wingtips, and a higher aspect ratio further reduces drag. Marine patrol is about endurance, hence the effect of the raked wingtips is much bigger than on a pax 737 flying shorter sect...

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by Loran
Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aviation Activities In Brazil
Replies: 4
Views: 1516

RE: Aviation Activities In Brazil

I fear there is not much left of the good old times. I wish there were still Electras shuttling between <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">SP</acronym> and <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym>. But I can highly recommend a roundtrip from the two iconic city airports <acronym title=...

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by Loran
Tue Jun 03, 2014 11:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)
Replies: 103
Views: 11683

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (#3)

Just spotted that Conviasa seems to have returned one of the super rare ATR-42-400 (YV1009) to service. It shows up in their schedules and is listed as active on several fleet lists. On a different note, can the CRJ-440 still be counted as an 440? Or are all converted back to CRJ-200 standard? Endea...

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by Loran
Sun May 25, 2014 1:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (continued)
Replies: 111
Views: 13351

RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (continue

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MEA-707" class="quote" target="_blank">MEA-707</a> (<a href="#110" class="quote">Reply 110</a>):<br/><i>Yes the F-28-1000s are still flying for ...

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by Loran
Tue May 20, 2014 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PrivatAir Opf LH Routes?
Replies: 11
Views: 6555

RE: PrivatAir Opf LH Routes?

A related question, does anyone know if there is technical a difference between ANA's 737-700(ER) operating to India and the BBJ1 soon operating for SAS ex-Stavanger?

Thanks,
Loran

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by Loran
Mon May 12, 2014 7:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (continued)
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RE: Flying Rare/Classic Aircraft In 2014 (continue

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/classicjets" class="quote" target="_blank">classicjets</a> (<a href="#105" class="quote">Reply 105</a>):<br/><i>Unfortunately the aircraft in qu...

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