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by QF29
Wed Jun 08, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 142
Replies: 206
Views: 32830

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 142

Looks like EK409 is finally ditching the stop in <acronym title="Kuala Lumpur - International (Sepang) (KUL / WMKK), Malaysia">KUL</acronym> and going direct to <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym>. Unable to book flights <acronym title="Melbourne -...

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by QF29
Tue May 31, 2016 1:07 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: No-frills On Long-haul
Replies: 22
Views: 3166

RE: No-frills On Long-haul

It looks like i am going against the tide here but i wouldn't mind paying a bit more (lets say $100) if it meant flying on a premium carrier. In the end if i have to pay for a bag and an meal in-flight, the cost savings are probably fairly negligible so id rather spend the money to get a better expe...

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by QF29
Fri May 27, 2016 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How many foreign pax 747s still come into the USA?
Replies: 59
Views: 13691

How many foreign pax 747s still come into the USA?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LAX772LR" class="quote" target="_blank">LAX772LR</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>That said, <acronym title="Los Angeles - I...

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by QF29
Fri May 13, 2016 6:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TSA Horror At ORD Today
Replies: 52
Views: 6771

RE: TSA Horror At ORD Today

Check out this video!!

https://youtu.be/byUVR04CMBU

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by QF29
Sun May 08, 2016 2:29 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre Screening GeNx
Replies: 10
Views: 956

RE: Pre Screening GeNx

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/YQZ380" class="quote" target="_blank">YQZ380</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>clockwise rotation.</i></font></td></tr></tabl...

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by QF29
Sun May 08, 2016 2:11 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre Screening GeNx
Replies: 10
Views: 956

RE: Pre Screening GeNx

So here is what i came up with: <a href="http://drive.google.com/file/d/0BynTKh7n942BZEljREEtOFdtNHc/view?usp=sharing" target="_blank">http://drive.google.com/file/d/0BynT...2BZEljREEtOFdtNHc/view?usp=sharing</a> I cropped and addressed the size Im very much a newbie when it comes to photoshop and e...

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by QF29
Sat May 07, 2016 2:03 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre Screening GeNx
Replies: 10
Views: 956

RE: Pre Screening GeNx

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airkas1" class="quote" target="_blank">airkas1</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thanks for the ad...

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by QF29
Sat May 07, 2016 9:36 am
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Pre Screening GeNx
Replies: 10
Views: 956

Pre Screening GeNx

Hi all, Just wondering if this is an acceptable photo and if it needs any work done to it, I personally think it's needs to be cropped a bit <a href="http://goo.gl/photos/iUVfweZMvdS3rrEt7" target="_blank">http://goo.gl/photos/iUVfweZMvdS3rrEt7</a> quality may be a bit off as I have uploaded a lower...

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by QF29
Fri Apr 29, 2016 3:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Yet Another US Shooting, 6 Dead.
Replies: 295
Views: 6908

RE: Yet Another US Shooting, 6 Dead.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/L-188" class="quote" target="_blank">L-188</a> (<a href="#202" class="quote">Reply 202</a>):<br/><i>It changed gun laws for the worse in Austral...

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by QF29
Fri Apr 29, 2016 2:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Yet Another US Shooting, 6 Dead.
Replies: 295
Views: 6908

RE: Yet Another US Shooting, 6 Dead.

Yesterday was the 20th anniversary of the Port Arthur Massacre in Tasmania. RIP This was event that changed gun Laws in Australia for the better, the last time we had a mass shooting was 10 years ago in Melbourne (if memory serves me correctly). Its time the US woke up, no one is asking for a total ...

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by QF29
Fri Apr 29, 2016 1:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Apple Has First Earnings Decline In 13 Years
Replies: 42
Views: 2256

RE: Apple Has First Earnings Decline In 13 Years

They need to start to in innovate again, no one is going to shell out AUD$900+ for an iphone (only 16gb!!) when you can get a Samsung or <acronym title="Luxair (Luxembourg)">LG</acronym> phone that does the same and a lot more for a lot less. <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote...

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by QF29
Mon Apr 25, 2016 6:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Yet Another US Shooting, 6 Dead.
Replies: 295
Views: 6908

RE: Yet Another US Shooting, 6 Dead.

Why cant a gun license introduced? Like a drivers license, you would have to pass a written and practical exam in order to recive one. It would help educate gun owners, fish out the dangerous inderviduals and help keep track of gun sales.

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by QF29
Tue Mar 29, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hijacked Egyptian Aircraft Lands In Larnaca
Replies: 99
Views: 22695

RE: Hijacked Egyptian Aircraft Lands In Larnaca

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BubbleFrog" class="quote" target="_blank">BubbleFrog</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>How does one get an "explosives belt...

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by QF29
Fri Mar 18, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 137
Replies: 207
Views: 26679

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 137

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pugsley" class="quote" target="_blank">pugsley</a> (<a href="#186" class="quote">Reply 186</a>):<br/><i> F/A-18 fly-over’s</i></font></td></tr><...

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by QF29
Thu Mar 17, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 137
Replies: 207
Views: 26679

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 137

Hi all,

With the Grand Prix on at Melbourne this weekend, does anyone know which aircraft type will be doing the honours of the fly over?

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by QF29
Sat Feb 27, 2016 2:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Workplace Shooting In Kansas
Replies: 108
Views: 3394

RE: Workplace Shooting In Kansas

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BMI727" class="quote" target="_blank">BMI727</a> (<a href="#39" class="quote">Reply 39</a>):<br/><i>Australia is down one compared to the US</i>...

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by QF29
Sat Feb 27, 2016 12:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Workplace Shooting In Kansas
Replies: 108
Views: 3394

RE: Workplace Shooting In Kansas

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/L-188" class="quote" target="_blank">L-188</a> (<a href="#35" class="quote">Reply 35</a>):<br/><i>It is sad your country gave up a basic civil r...

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by QF29
Fri Feb 26, 2016 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Workplace Shooting In Kansas
Replies: 108
Views: 3394

RE: Workplace Shooting In Kansas

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

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by QF29
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136
Replies: 207
Views: 26464

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136

The EK A380 was HEAVILY damaged this morning. Multiple punctures in the wing from the burst tyre. Willl try and get photos.

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by QF29
Fri Feb 12, 2016 7:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136
Replies: 207
Views: 26464

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136

EK405 will leave <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym> now at 1am tonight. EK406 was full so it required more then a 77W to <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>. I presume pax were booked on <acronym tit...

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by QF29
Fri Feb 12, 2016 6:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136
Replies: 207
Views: 26464

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 136

A bit of chaos at <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym> this morning with the the <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> A380 bursting a tyre on arrival and causing damage to the wing. The onwards flight to <acronym title="Au...

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by QF29
Thu Feb 11, 2016 8:41 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Long Way Home - BRU-PEK-SEA On Hainan
Replies: 37
Views: 25917

RE: The Long Way Home - BRU-PEK-SEA On Hainan

Great writing style! Really easy to read. Sorry to hear about your disappointing flight. Hopefully they step up their game!

Cheers
QF29

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by QF29
Thu Jan 28, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates To Op. Non-stop From Dubai To Auckland
Replies: 87
Views: 22316

RE: Emirates To Op. Non-stop From Dubai To Auckland

I wonder if this will affect the current flights to <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym> that operate via <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym> and <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International ...

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by QF29
Tue Jan 19, 2016 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Legal Mess: 4 Kicked Off Flight For Looking Muslim
Replies: 145
Views: 23551

RE: Legal Mess: 4 Kicked Off Flight For Looking Muslim

Must of been an avid Fox News viewer..... <center><table align="center" border="0" width="552" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=181686&filename=1453165665NyvTMF.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/uf/181686/1453165665NyvTMF.jpg" width="550...

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by QF29
Sun Dec 20, 2015 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential Bomb Scare, AF Flight Diverts To Mombasa
Replies: 48
Views: 16078

RE: Potential Bomb Scare, AF Flight Diverts To Mombasa

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pvjin" class="quote" target="_blank">pvjin</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> It sure does but th...

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by QF29
Tue Dec 08, 2015 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 3 Abandoned 747s In KUL?
Replies: 39
Views: 25340

RE: 3 Abandoned 747s In KUL?

Some close up shots of the aircraft that I took a year ago:

http://goo.gl/photos/rbhWwegGfNXswHQg9

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by QF29
Sun Dec 06, 2015 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 133
Replies: 204
Views: 22854

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 133

Hi all, Noticed last night that there were two 747 freighters in <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym> arriving from <acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSSY), Australia - New South Wales">SYD</acronym>. Is this a...

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by QF29
Sat Oct 31, 2015 8:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kolavia A321 crashes in Sinai / Egypt - Part 1
Replies: 206
Views: 82730

Kolavia A321 crashes in Sinai / Egypt - Part 1

I don't think anyone has any idea whats going on... <center><table align="center" border="0" width="516" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=181686&filename=1446278516OSSxIQ.png" target="_blank"><img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/uf/181686/1446278516OSSxIQ.png" ...

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by QF29
Sat Oct 31, 2015 7:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kolavia A321 crashes in Sinai / Egypt - Part 1
Replies: 206
Views: 82730

Kolavia A321 crashes in Sinai / Egypt - Part 1

I cant seem to find anything on flightrardar24 relating to the flight

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by QF29
Thu Oct 29, 2015 7:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pilot On Iberia Flight: "landing In Palestine"
Replies: 124
Views: 21053

RE: Pilot On Iberia Flight: "landing In Palestine"

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MAH4546" class="quote" target="_blank">MAH4546</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i> zero tolerance for Antisemitism. </i></fo...

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by QF29
Tue Oct 06, 2015 11:17 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fox News: Australia Has No Freedom
Replies: 46
Views: 2712

Fox News: Australia Has No Freedom

<a href="http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/oct/06/australia-has-no-freedom-fox-news-host-claims-in-discussion-on-gun-laws" target="_blank">http://www.theguardian.com/australia...t-claims-in-discussion-on-gun-laws</a> ‘look at Australia! They don’t have gun violence, they have no guns, t...

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by QF29
Thu Sep 24, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor:QR To Start Daily SYD Flights
Replies: 54
Views: 12971

Rumor:QR To Start Daily SYD Flights

Qatar & Australia recently signed a revised bilateral agreement, increasing flight frequencies from 14pw to 21pw effective immediately.

Great news   

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by QF29
Mon Sep 14, 2015 12:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Malcolm Turnbull To Challenge Pm Tony Abbott
Replies: 59
Views: 2709

RE: Malcolm Turnbull To Challenge Pm Tony Abbott

Tony Abbott was 4 days away from getting his Prime Minister pension, just to add salt to a wound.   

"the age of entitlement is over" - Tony Abbott

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by QF29
Mon Sep 14, 2015 6:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Malcolm Turnbull To Challenge Pm Tony Abbott
Replies: 59
Views: 2709

Malcolm Turnbull To Challenge Pm Tony Abbott

"A little while ago I met with the Prime Minister and advised him that I would be challenging him for the leadership of the Liberal Party," Mr Turnbull told reporters at Federal Parliament. <a href="http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-09-14/turnbull-requests-liberal-leadership-ballot/6774506" target="_b...

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by QF29
Sun Sep 13, 2015 1:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: UN Votes 119-8 To Fly The Palestinian Flag
Replies: 31
Views: 2688

RE: UN Votes 119-8 To Fly The Palestinian Flag

So now that the UN fly the Palestinian flag does that mean we can as well here at airliners.net?   

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by QF29
Wed Sep 09, 2015 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1
Replies: 217
Views: 72484

BA 777 On Fire At Las Vegas - Part 1

Is there a way to listen to the ATC recordings??

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by QF29
Fri Jul 31, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger Sues Etihad Over Obese Passenger
Replies: 41
Views: 11377

Passenger Sues Etihad Over Obese Passenger

An Australian passenger, who claims he suffered back pain after being seated next to an overweight man, is suing Etihad Airways. The passenger says he had to contort his body to avoid contact with his fellow passenger during a 14-hour flight from the United Arab Emirates to Sydney. Etihad has insist...

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by QF29
Thu Jun 25, 2015 7:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: North Korea To Open 'landmark' New Terminal
Replies: 35
Views: 16809

North Korea To Open 'landmark' New Terminal

The dear leader Kim Jong Un has today unveiled Pyongyang's new glamorous airport. He told workers and officials he was "very satisfied to see the terminal well built in harmony with modern aesthetic taste and national character" <a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33266278" target="_blank">h...

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by QF29
Thu Jun 04, 2015 7:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama: World Does Not Believe Israel
Replies: 52
Views: 3708

RE: Obama: World Does Not Believe Israel

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/L-188" class="quote" target="_blank">L-188</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>His term in office has been constantly marked ...

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by QF29
Sat Apr 11, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 118
Replies: 198
Views: 22667

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 118

I was at <acronym title="Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL / YMML), Australia - Victoria">MEL</acronym> the other day and i noticed a <acronym title="Qantas (Australia)">QF</acronym> 747 parked at the domestic gates. I thought all Perth flights were using A330s and they had discontinued 747's on domestic...

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by QF29
Sat Apr 04, 2015 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sri Lankan Airlines 'corrupt
Replies: 2
Views: 3093

Sri Lankan Airlines 'corrupt

The Sri Lankan government has launched a criminal investigation into the country's national airline over allegations of "shocking" corruption. The statement alleges irregularities in a $2.3bn purchase of 10 aircraft made under the previous government. <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-32...

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by QF29
Mon Mar 30, 2015 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread Part 117
Replies: 200
Views: 25861

RE: Australian Aviation Thread Part 117

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Qantas Group statement on cockpit access: http://t.co/o0xoQQXUzI

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by QF29
Tue Mar 24, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Germanwings A320 Crashed Enroute BCN-DUS! Part 1
Replies: 199
Views: 115374

Germanwings A320 Crashed Enroute BCN-DUS! Part 1

Did they make any contact to ATC prior to crashing?

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by QF29
Tue Mar 24, 2015 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Germanwings A320 Crashed Enroute BCN-DUS! Part 1
Replies: 199
Views: 115374

Germanwings A320 Crashed Enroute BCN-DUS! Part 1

French Police reported two helicopters spotted the remains of the aircraft on the ground near Barcelonnette (France).

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by QF29
Wed Mar 11, 2015 1:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top Gear - Clarkson Suspended
Replies: 289
Views: 12507

RE: Top Gear - Clarkson Suspended

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SOBHI51" class="quote" target="_blank">SOBHI51</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> The Argentinian...

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by QF29
Wed Mar 04, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Newest Aircraft Involved In Hull-loss Incidents?
Replies: 51
Views: 17324

RE: Newest Aircraft Involved In Hull-loss Incidents?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/cougar15" class="quote" target="_blank">cougar15</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I didn't know...

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by QF29
Tue Jan 13, 2015 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2015 World's Safest Airlines
Replies: 4
Views: 2340

RE: 2015 World's Safest Airlines

Nearly all of the airliners mentioned are located in Asia.

Congrats to Qantas And the others.

Cheers

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by QF29
Sat Jan 03, 2015 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Asia QZ8501 SUB To SIN Crash - Part 7
Replies: 237
Views: 82867

RE: Air Asia QZ8501 SUB To SIN Crash - Part 7

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/md80fanatic" class="quote" target="_blank">md80fanatic</a> (<a href="#64" class="quote">Reply 64</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> From BB...

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by QF29
Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: North Korean Leader Flies AN-148
Replies: 54
Views: 18940

RE: North Korean Leader Flies AN-148

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

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