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by StuckinCMHland
Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going In CLE - 2018
Replies: 1635
Views: 152542

Re: What's Going In CLE - 2018

I recently had the opportunity to walk around the old D concourse. It was ominous, but quite honestly, it was a great experience. It is not in nearly as poor of shape as I expected and wouldn't take a whole lot to get it up and running again. Obviously, money would have to be invested to reconfigur...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Since we are talking about WV airports, is there anyone still flying into PKB? US and US Air still flew into it when I lived in the area, but that was a million years ago, give or take a few hundred thousand or so....

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

CAK Airport Director stating that the airport is expecting a Summer afternoon flight to MCO, wondering what that is about. Could it be a new Airline, an added flight by an existing carrier, or a time adjustment by NK? Anything that is good for CAK is good to me! Nice, easy to get to airport, and wh...

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing says "no" to restarting 767 production
Replies: 60
Views: 11145

Re: Boeing says "no" to restarting 767 production

I guarantee you Berlin Brandenburg will be finished before Boeing comes out with a 797. I will bet you one https://images.duckduckgo.com/iu/?u=http%3A%2F%2Fsavingmoneyplan.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2012%2F11%2Fhersheys.jpg&f=1 Hershey bar that the 797 comes out before BER is finished. Winner...

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airberlin Administrator Considers €1 billion In Claims Against Etihad
Replies: 26
Views: 3623

Re: Airberlin Administrator Considers €1 billion In Claims Against Etihad

If he is going to do this Etihad, will he also look to squeeze all the incompetent/corrupt people who made BER such a mess the only to fix it is with TNT?

It's not just individuals either, maybe the local governments who ruined the place need to hand over some cash too.

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Mar 06, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNA's financial woes
Replies: 98
Views: 26736

Re: HNA's financial woes

I think they will get away with no paying fuel bills in China for longer. But outside of that, such as the U.S. I bet those fuel companies will cut them off. It's a totalitarian state, no matter how they try to put lipstick on the pig. If the CCP leadership wants to the keep the thing going, it wil...

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by StuckinCMHland
Fri Mar 02, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

I think ATL is effectively out of the running for the Amazon headquarters after the Delta strife over the NRA. Hopefully this raises the chances for IND/PIT/CMH in securing HQ2. https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2018/03/01/amazon-second-headquarters-atlanta-nra-georgia-delta-airlines-gun-control/...

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dublin closed due to snow
Replies: 102
Views: 11740

Re: Dublin closed due to snow

This is just fairly normal weather for people in parts of the US and Canada, but a meter of snow is a lot for people who are not used to it. I amd sorry you have to deal with it and I hope that all of you going through this are safe and there are few deaths or injuries from it. Hope some people can ...

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Just a quick note: DL has ended a Saturday E-175 nonstop CMH-MCO. Just found out about a week ago when they cancelled the route and rebooked us on another one.

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGB doubles fines on JetBlue's late-night flight violations
Replies: 225
Views: 39590

Re: LGB doubles fines on JetBlue's late-night flight violations

Honestly LGB has potential, but having flown out of there a few times - they charge more than BUR for parking (almost double), they have a very nice new terminal but then they are doing their best to drive airlines away. I say they should raze the place if that's all the interest they have in their...

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Feb 22, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The A380 and US airlines: Too late or still a chance?
Replies: 111
Views: 14939

Re: The A380 and US airlines: Too late or still a chance?

Would the A-380 be useful in a future global conflict to move large amounts of US troops anywhere in the world? We're gonna have way bigger problems than the A380 if we plan on moving large amounts of US troops somewhere anytime soon. The last thing this planet needs is more instability in an alrea...

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Feb 22, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The A380 and US airlines: Too late or still a chance?
Replies: 111
Views: 14939

Re: The A380 and US airlines: Too late or still a chance?

It is pretty clear that no regular US airline would want the 380, but is it possible that a charter service might get a few for something like military airlift? If there is another significant war in the future involving the US/NATO/SEATO (if SEATO still exists) a 380 might be a good plane to use to...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

The funny thing is, CVG is not even in Ohio. I think CVG should get its own thread, but CMH and CLE can stay here. I have always laughed about CVG being in this thread (although I get why it is). CLE already has its own thread, which is why I kind of though CVG and CMH need to split up out of this....

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current Status of SXM and other damaged airports
Replies: 29
Views: 6795

Re: Current Status of SXM and other damaged airports

Thank you for the information. Thank God we live in such a time of human history where we can see repairs and recovery from such a devastating storm so quickly.

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

To be fair, if DL is really wanting to grow MCO into an operation with a lot of connection opportunities to places like BSB, FOR, GRU, MEX and other places like that, then I see MCO-CMH being a daily CRJ-700 easily. I understand your point and I like MCO. But last summer we flew CMH-MCO nonstop on ...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

To be fair, if DL is really wanting to grow MCO into an operation with a lot of connection opportunities to places like BSB, FOR, GRU, MEX and other places like that, then I see MCO-CMH being a daily CRJ-700 easily. I understand your point and I like MCO. But last summer we flew CMH-MCO nonstop on ...

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Jan 30, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current Status of SXM and other damaged airports
Replies: 29
Views: 6795

Current Status of SXM and other damaged airports

Hi folks, Just curious as to the current status of SXM, other nearby airports and recovery efforts in the area around them. Is much progress being made or is there so much damage to the area it will still take years for the beach to be rebuilt and tourism to grow again. The area still needs a lot of...

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

To be fair, if DL is really wanting to grow MCO into an operation with a lot of connection opportunities to places like BSB, FOR, GRU, MEX and other places like that, then I see MCO-CMH being a daily CRJ-700 easily. I understand your point and I like MCO. But last summer we flew CMH-MCO nonstop on ...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Jan 29, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

DL just announced SLC-PIT. Come the hell on, CRAA. Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I257 using Tapatalk Just curious, What does that route do for CMH? Wouldn't CMH-SEA be a better route? I know SLC is a DL hub, but I don't understand its attraction for midwestern flyers. fop they run TATL or TransPacf from...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going In CLE - 2018
Replies: 1635
Views: 152542

Re: What's Going In CLE - 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9nsn0JyAyw


I wonder how much of that he shot from the old observation deck above the main concourse. Those were fun days to go and watch airplanes take off and land from CLE.
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727LOVER wrote:


I wonder how much of that he shot from the old observation deck above the main concourse. Those were fun days to go and watch airplanes take off and land from CLE.

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by StuckinCMHland
Fri Jan 26, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Number of 777's produced will soon pass number of 747's produced
Replies: 43
Views: 8664

Re: Number of 777's produced will soon pass number of 747's produced

Since Lightsabre suggested we should celebrate all these planes for their success I think we should demand that B and A have a big celebration for each plane and give all members of anet a free long haul ride. It should be in J too.

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

LOL

PMA my friend, that's one way to look at it. .

How you keep it after 19 years on this site is amazing...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

papatango wrote:
What is the status of CMH's quest for European flights?


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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G4 flying with a missing panel?
Replies: 26
Views: 4752

Re: G4 flying with a missing panel?

quote from reporter...."please pray for us" How is this person allowed to even exist.. :eyepopping: :gnasher: :ashamed: :shakehead: So if you pray you're are not worthy of existence? That's a capital offense? Who should decide what quotes should lead to a death sentence? That is an extrem...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G4 flying with a missing panel?
Replies: 26
Views: 4752

Re: G4 flying with a missing panel?

quote from reporter...."please pray for us" How is this person allowed to even exist.. :eyepopping: :gnasher: :ashamed: :shakehead: So if you pray you're are not worthy of existence? That's a capital offense? Who should decide what quotes should lead to a death sentence? That is an extrem...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American's Problem: Management is Out of Touch With Customers
Replies: 154
Views: 19618

Re: American's Problem: Management is Out of Touch With Customers

Basic business and basic economics is really not that hard. I don't get why so many on this site have such a hard time with it. Very interesting post, thanks for putting it up. Sadly, it seems to me that a lot of people on this board will say that a lack of customer focus is irrelevant. The most imp...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American's Problem: Management is Out of Touch With Customers
Replies: 154
Views: 19618

Re: American's Problem: Management is Out of Touch With Customers

Is that why they have 100,000,000 customers annually? Because they know nothing about them? AA knows everything about their customers. Most importantly, that the only thing their customers really care about is price. If AA went to 4-3 seating on the max, and dropped the price 25 dollars, I bet they...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American's Problem: Management is Out of Touch With Customers
Replies: 154
Views: 19618

Re: American's Problem: Management is Out of Touch With Customers

Very interesting post, thanks for putting it up. Sadly, it seems to me that a lot of people on this board will say that a lack of customer focus is irrelevant. The most important/only thing that matters is CASM and sticking as many people in a plane as possible to maximize profit. People 'want the c...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 03, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Watchdog group accuses Lufthansa of Price Hikes in wake of Air Berlin Bankruptcy
Replies: 66
Views: 6735

Re: Watchdog group accuses Lufthansa of Price Hikes in wak of Air Berlin Bankruptcy

I think people in Germany sometimes forget that businesses exist to serve customers, not to provide wages for employees. The void left by air berlin should have been filled by airlines competing for its former customers, not by being given over to LH to dominate with 90-98% of traffic on major rout...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jan 03, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Watchdog group accuses Lufthansa of Price Hikes in wake of Air Berlin Bankruptcy
Replies: 66
Views: 6735

Re: Watchdog group accuses Lufthansa of Price Hikes in wak of Air Berlin Bankruptcy

I hazard a guess: The money that LH lost due to artificially low prices during Air Berlins subsidizes years is by far more than now could have been possibly recovered by artificially high pricing during the short lived "monopoly". And the monopoly isn't actually one as can be seen by PanH...

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Safest Year in Aviation History?
Replies: 48
Views: 10101

Re: Safest Year in Aviation History?

Well, this is news! I didn't know that politicians taking credit for everything good in the world started just yesterday with President Trump. I am shocked that this never happened before.

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No RSW Transcon Flights
Replies: 43
Views: 6334

Re: No RSW Transcon Flights

I didn't realize that the Europe/Germany service had been going on that long. Or that Canada service was that frequent. I know nothing of ATC. Would you happen to know if the whole new runway project was the reason for the new taxiways around Concourse B? Or is that for something completely differe...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171465

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Predictions/Hopes:

1. CMH gets TATL serive in 2018.
2. CMH and CLE both get more help for older people walking in their terminals (i.e. People Mover of some type.)
3. UA flies somewhere else than EWR/ORD/IAD/AUS from CMH.
4. CLE gets more parking spaces.

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No RSW Transcon Flights
Replies: 43
Views: 6334

Re: No RSW Transcon Flights

I like how people knock RSW because it “can’t even have daily service to Europe”. I think it’s pretty impressive that a market like Fort Myers can sustain year round transatlantic service 3-4 days a week at all... which is has done for over 20 years. As far as Canada, Air Canada is multiple daily f...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Dec 27, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No RSW Transcon Flights
Replies: 43
Views: 6334

Re: No RSW Transcon Flights

Please do not add any more flights to RSW, it is perfect as it is. A great airport, easy to get through TSA, lots of food options, why mess up a good thing with more people going through it?

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Nov 30, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian is hiring for pilot jobs
Replies: 168
Views: 23646

Re: Norwegian is hiring for pilot jobs

Nice euphemism. Do just a small amount of research on how this played out in the shipping industry, and get back to us with what you find out. There is a very good reason that nearly every cruise ship you get on is "based" in Nigeria or the Bahamas - and it ain't for improved safety. Safe...

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by StuckinCMHland
Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair cabin crew told to sell more scratchcards or face disciplinary action
Replies: 100
Views: 28059

Re: Ryanair cabin crew told to sell more scratchcards or face disciplinary action

Whoa, so much hate against Ryanair on this board. In capitalistic society people have a choice, either purchase a ticket and fly them or don't purchase and NOT fly them. Very simple. But, reality is people want it both ways and that's not going to happen. Great post! A big part of the problem is th...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Nov 27, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair cabin crew told to sell more scratchcards or face disciplinary action
Replies: 100
Views: 28059

Re: Ryanair cabin crew told to sell more scratchcards or face disciplinary action

Why not replace the FA's with a couple of vending machines that move up and down the aisle during the flight? If not enough stuff is sold the machines can block the exits off the planes until the sales quota is reached.

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by StuckinCMHland
Sun Nov 26, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR Christmas ad
Replies: 33
Views: 4410

Re: LHR Christmas ad

Is there anything the British love more than nostalgia. Maybe, emotional manipulation by for profit companies? So I guess a commercial for LHR that you would to see is a bear in jeans and a shirt met by eight larger bears in 3 piece suits smoking cigars who take his wallet, android device, notebook...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 196710

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

How many of the 237 other entries qualify, though? They might as well throw their hat in the ring (though without finding somebody to take people commercial to the home of Amazon without having to change planes, I can't see the chances being as good as they could be). Here are the details. Sounds l...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA in CLE: What's next?
Replies: 123
Views: 10803

Re: UA in CLE: What's next?

I know this comment is a little off topic, but IMO if CLE wants to have a future with UA (or any other airline for that matter) they had better clean up the mess of an airport they have. The city government needs to get some competent people running the airport and get its grubby hands out of it. Th...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JD Power releases Best airport rankings 2017: MCO, SNA, SMF
Replies: 45
Views: 6011

Re: JD Power releases Best airport rankings 2017: MCO, SNA, SMF

I was just at MCO two months ago and I had no problem going through TSA. I think its a great airport.

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Berlin voters: TXL to stay open
Replies: 49
Views: 7413

Re: Berlin voters: TXL to stay open

TXL only allowed to operate for 6 months after BER opens, but the actual operating permit is expired and only kept valid through the clause, that it may operate till BER opens. Apart from that not only would Berlin need to agree, so would Brandenburg and the federal government, while all projects a...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Sep 18, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 196710

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

@Midwestindy also note that CMH really has the least desirable terminal and concourse arrangement; I'm sure that is a factor. I know they remodeled; but still, not adequate to attract TATL service. The master plan has in more than a decade a new terminal and concourse built on the site of the Lane ...

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by StuckinCMHland
Sun Aug 27, 2017 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going In CLE - Part 14
Replies: 1379
Views: 159761

Re: What's Going In CLE - Part 14

http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/reykjavik-to-cleveland-cheap-flights-icelandair-wow-air-iceland-usa-routes-a7912981.html The author of the article certainly doesn't have many good things to say about Cleveland. He forgot to mention our beautiful (and warm) summertime lake, the R...

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Jul 24, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where do you see commercial aviation in 50 yrs?
Replies: 30
Views: 2080

Re: Where do you see commercial aviation in 50 yrs?

This is a great question, because air travel is one thing in our current world that is heavily dependent on the type of societies people choose to have. Civil aviation is so dependent on both government (to support the infrastructure that makes civil aviation possible) and economic and societal libe...

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by StuckinCMHland
Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: German federal transport minister wants TXL to be kept open
Replies: 84
Views: 10358

Re: German federal transport minister wants TXL to be kept open

Hello, I have read all these threads about BER with great interest, especially since as an American we have even worse problems when trying to build something, as an example I give you the debacle over rebuilding the World Trade Center area after 9/11. As I understand it what you have now is a new a...

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by StuckinCMHland
Fri Jun 30, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing '797' doesn't exist yet. One airline already says it wants it first
Replies: 68
Views: 21753

Re: Boeing '797' doesn't exist yet. One airline already says it wants it first

Polot wrote:
Probably will have to fight in line with UA.


I hope their gate agents and customer service people are tough enough to stand up the UA people when the line forms. UA seems like a pretty tough group in a fight. :duck:

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by StuckinCMHland
Tue Jun 27, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CZ passenger thrown coins into engine.
Replies: 43
Views: 15440

Re: CZ passenger thrown coins into engine.

incitatus wrote:
I am sure this old lady is lovely, but does this one count as another point against religion? Prayers can lead to disaster!


More disasters have happened without prayer than with it..

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by StuckinCMHland
Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: DL Pulls Sponsorship of Julius Caeser Performance Calling It "Trump-like"
Replies: 49
Views: 6024

Re: DL Pulls Sponsorship of Julius Caeser Performance Calling It "Trump-like"

For an airline that wants to compete in the NYC market, this is not a good look. This is not the first time a sitting president has been portrayed in Julius Caesar, why the outrage now? Obama was portrayed as Caesar a couple of times and nobody batted an eye. Perhaps those who want the sponsors to ...

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