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by airways1
Sat May 06, 2006 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Asiana Getting A New Colour Scheme?
Replies: 4
Views: 4293

Is Asiana Getting A New Colour Scheme?

It looks like Asiana have changed their logo on some of their latest publications (at least on their timetable valid from 26 March 2006), and also on their English language website <a href="http://www.flyasiana.com/english/" target=_blank>http://www.flyasiana.com/english/</a> So it looks like Asiana...

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Sun Apr 16, 2006 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Conviasa Has New Airplanes?
Replies: 36
Views: 4473

RE: Conviasa Has New Airplanes?

Do any of these Venezuelan airlines produce printed timetables? If anyone can get hold of Venezuelan timetables for me (Conviasa, Rutaca, Avior, Laser, Aserca,etc.), I am willing to pay US$10 each plus postage costs. If you are not sure of what kind of timetable I want, you can take a look at <a hre...

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Wed Apr 12, 2006 5:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Language Help Required, Please
Replies: 2
Views: 2333

RE: Russian Language Help Required, Please

Àýðîôëîò777, áîëüøîå ñïàñèáî.

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Wed Apr 12, 2006 2:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Collections...?
Replies: 52
Views: 1957

RE: Your Collections...?

I have over 50000 airline timetables. Here are a few from airlines that you've probably never heard of: <img src="http://www.timetableimages.com/i-mn/mr021102.jpg" width="179" height="380" border=0> <img src="http://www.timetableimages.com/i-s/sinai1.jpg" width="355" height="340" border=0> <img src=...

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Tue Apr 11, 2006 9:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Language Help Required, Please
Replies: 2
Views: 2333

Russian Language Help Required, Please

I'm trying to write a letter to an organization requesting some promotional materials. I am sending them a stamped addressed envelope for them to send the stuff back to me in. I have the main part of the letter already. I just need one sentence translated into russian: <b>I have enclosed a stamped e...

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Tue Apr 11, 2006 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroCalifornia.....Status?
Replies: 62
Views: 13640

RE: AeroCalifornia.....Status?

A pity they've gone.

Their timetable from April 3, 2005:

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Mon Apr 10, 2006 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ghana International - How Long Will It Last?
Replies: 62
Views: 12051

RE: Ghana International - How Long Will It Last?

Do any of these Ghanaian airlines publish printed timetables? I'm trying to get hold of timetables from African airlines of the region, but they seem very hard to obtain.

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Thu Mar 23, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Is China Airlines Called China Airlines?
Replies: 48
Views: 14220

RE: Why Is China Airlines Called China Airlines?

Actually, there did use to be a Taiwan Airlines.

http://www.timetableimages.com/ttimages/wg.htm

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Fri Feb 03, 2006 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cabo Verde Domestic Flights
Replies: 3
Views: 2492

RE: Cabo Verde Domestic Flights

Sorry I can't answer your questions, but as far as I know, there is a new airline, Halcyon Air, operating domestic flights also. Unfortunately their website is not yet functional.

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Thu Jan 26, 2006 8:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Lina Congo Still Exist?
Replies: 9
Views: 2573

RE: Does Lina Congo Still Exist?

I read the abstract from an article on the net (I couldn't read the whole thing because I'm not a subscriber to the service) that said China would be delivering two MA-60s to Lina Congo, so perhaps they will have a revival...?

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Wed Jan 25, 2006 8:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Lina Congo Still Exist?
Replies: 9
Views: 2573

Does Lina Congo Still Exist?

I'm trying to find out about airlines in the Republic of Congo (not the Democratic Republic of Congo!). One of the traditional operators was LINA Congo. However, I am having difficulty ascertaining whether they still exist or not. Some sources seem to think they went out of business, but others stil...

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Tue Jan 24, 2006 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maglev To Connect PVG And SHA?
Replies: 6
Views: 3206

RE: Maglev To Connect PVG And SHA?

What I think they really should do is extend the maglev into the city centre of Shanghai. As it stands, it is of limited use because it takes a fair while to reach the end stop of the maglev by public transport, so with the transfer time and cost, it isn't much more advantageous than going the whole...

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Fri Jan 20, 2006 8:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Very Strange Q - Fish At The Airport
Replies: 11
Views: 4936

RE: Very Strange Q - Fish At The Airport

Water is a much better conductor of sound than air but the sound waves in the fish tank cannot be greater than in the air surrounding the tank, so no, the fish wouldn't 'hear' the sound louder. This is, of course, neglecting other factors, such as sensitivity of fish to sound, mode of detection of s...

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Sun Jan 08, 2006 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Domestic Flights In Mali
Replies: 5
Views: 4582

RE: Domestic Flights In Mali

STA is also out of business.

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by airways1
Sat Dec 24, 2005 7:58 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Yorkshire Airways . . .
Replies: 44
Views: 4676

RE: Yorkshire Airways . . .

This has already been a real airline:

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Thu Dec 22, 2005 4:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lets Make A List (Paper Timetables)
Replies: 11
Views: 3106

RE: Lets Make A List (Paper Timetables)

Most European and Asian airlines still print timetables, even if they can be quite hard to get hold of.

www.timetableimages.com

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Thu Dec 22, 2005 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 2
Replies: 110
Views: 7265

RE: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 2

Yes, I'm only interested in original airline issued timetables in good condition. That means no photocopies or travel agent issued timetables.

Any Indian airlines, past or present, would be welcome, except for Air India, Indian Airlines, Jet Airways or Sahara, of which I already have quite a few.

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Thu Dec 22, 2005 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 2
Replies: 110
Views: 7265

RE: Indian Aviation Thread: Part 2

If anyone can supply me with some Indian airline timetables, I would be willing to pay a few dollars plus postage for each one. I am particularly interested in Air Deccan, Kingfisher Airlines, Jagson Airlines, and Paramount Airways. If you can help, contact me at [email protected].com <img src="http://w...

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Fri Dec 09, 2005 4:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair Orders A350 + 3 Interim A340
Replies: 162
Views: 21554

RE: Finnair Orders A350 + 3 Interim A340

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Fri Dec 02, 2005 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroRepublica: Will Change It´s Name!
Replies: 92
Views: 6802

RE: AeroRepublica: Will Change It´s Name!



If anyone can supply timetables from AeroRepublica, or any other Colombian airlines except Avianca, I would be willing to pay a small reward.

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Wed Nov 02, 2005 12:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Airlines Concorde
Replies: 20
Views: 5597

RE: Singapore Airlines Concorde

Here's something which may be of interest - Concorde schedules from the Singapore Airlines timetable of 1 January 1978: <img src="http://www.timetableimages.com/i-s/singap3.jpg" width="283" height="345" border=0> <img src="http://www.timetableimages.com/i-s/singap5.jpg" width="526" height="326" bord...

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Tue Aug 16, 2005 3:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When The Thingy Is, Ermmm, Too Small :-)
Replies: 75
Views: 4264

RE: When The Thingy Is, Ermmm, Too Small :-)

Shouldn't you have worked that out before tieing the knot?

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by airways1
Thu Jul 21, 2005 9:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Think I'm Gay?
Replies: 51
Views: 3655

RE: Do You Think I'm Gay?

Gay or not gay, one thing's for sure, YOU'RE AN ATTENTION WHORE!

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by airways1
Fri Jul 15, 2005 2:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: China....what Do You Think?
Replies: 36
Views: 2171

RE: China....what Do You Think?

11Bravo: I'm just describing the situation as it is, or at least as I see it. Whatever the implications may be, for better or for worse, it doesn't change the reality of the situation. I reitterate, for the vast majority of people here, it is not the oppressive hell-hole that some people like to por...

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Fri Jul 15, 2005 1:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: China....what Do You Think?
Replies: 36
Views: 2171

RE: China....what Do You Think?

Well, Alpha1, I willingly moved to China a year ago, and so it's not the 5 years you suggested, but I can tell you from my experience here, you are quite far off the mark for the average person. There is no question that political dissent is suppressed in this country, but what you fail to understan...

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Sat Jul 02, 2005 10:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What To Do In Beijing?
Replies: 14
Views: 2324

RE: What To Do In Beijing?

Well, I hope you have some time to look around Dalian. I've been living in Dalian for about 1 year. It is a very modern city, so there is not much of historical interest to see, but nevertheless you can see a few scenic spots if you walk along Binhai Road from Xinhai Square.

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Tue Jun 14, 2005 11:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 114
Views: 4455

RE: What Languages Do You Speak?

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Mon Jun 13, 2005 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Show Us Where You Live
Replies: 46
Views: 13998

RE: Show Us Where You Live

I'll definitely have to take a trip to Stockholm, based on the pictures in the post of (the soon-to-be former member) Leviticus.

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by airways1
Mon Jun 13, 2005 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 114
Views: 4455

RE: What Languages Do You Speak?

English (native) Chinese - 我觉得我的中文还差得远,不过话说得比较慢的时候,大部分我能听懂。跟别&...

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by airways1
Fri Jun 10, 2005 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Indonesian Carriers Are Still Flying?
Replies: 18
Views: 5332

RE: Which Indonesian Carriers Are Still Flying?

Mandala, thanks for all the info. It's sad that so many of those airlines have gone, but that's business I guess.

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Thu Jun 09, 2005 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Indonesian Carriers Are Still Flying?
Replies: 18
Views: 5332

Which Indonesian Carriers Are Still Flying?

I would be grateful if someone could provide an update on the Indonesian airline scene.

Are these airlines still flying: Kartika Airlines, Celebes, Xpress Air, Kal Star, Efata Papua Airlines, Bali Air, Sriwijaya Air, Star Air?

Thanks for any info.

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Fri Jun 03, 2005 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Copa Buys More Than 90% Of Aerorepublica
Replies: 133
Views: 6331

RE: Copa Buys More Than 90% Of Aerorepublica

This is a COPA timetable from 1978, back in the days they were flying Electras:

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Fri Apr 22, 2005 1:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Much Does The Bus Cost In Your City?
Replies: 63
Views: 10645

RE: How Much Does The Bus Cost In Your City?

Here, in Dalian, most buses cost 1 yuan, irrespective of the length of the journey. That is about 12 US cents, or 7 British pence.

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by airways1
Sat Apr 16, 2005 12:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: When Will The US Get Rid Of The Dollar Bill?
Replies: 55
Views: 5699

RE: When Will The US Get Rid Of The Dollar Bill?

For those who think the $1 bill is ridiculous, you should take a trip to China. Here there are bills worth 1 fen, or about 0.12 cents! (Yes, 8 of them are worth about 1 cent!)

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by airways1
Thu Apr 14, 2005 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas: Whoa, 46% Misspelled Quantas!
Replies: 85
Views: 10773

RE: Qantas: Whoa, 46% Misspelled Quantas!

Here's a picture of their timetable from 1928.

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Thu Apr 14, 2005 1:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: India-China New World Order
Replies: 34
Views: 2228

RE: India-China New World Order

Actually, Mrniji, I said in the countryside, there is <u>not much visible evidence of a lack of</u> development, meaning it is difficult to judge the level of development from appearance alone. So no, agriculture does not automatically mean poor. Nevertheless, the reality of China is that there is a...

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Thu Apr 14, 2005 1:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: India-China New World Order
Replies: 34
Views: 2228

RE: India-China New World Order

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Tue Apr 05, 2005 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An Only International Airline?
Replies: 61
Views: 7244

RE: An Only International Airline?

Malev

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Tue Apr 05, 2005 12:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation In Chad
Replies: 7
Views: 1923

RE: Aviation In Chad

Toumaï Air Tchad <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/788671/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/788671/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/1/7/6/788671....

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Wed Mar 30, 2005 12:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Who Is The "oldest" A.netter?
Replies: 21
Views: 3584

RE: Who Is The "oldest" A.netter?

Some time in 1999  old 

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by airways1
Sun Mar 20, 2005 8:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Have You Ever Had Surgery?
Replies: 83
Views: 4461

RE: Have You Ever Had Surgery?

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in my right knee. I had to wait about 1 year on the NHS, but they did the operation well. I originally snapped the ligament when practicing Tae Kwon Do.

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by airways1
Sun Mar 13, 2005 9:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wife Of Ousted Boeing CEO Files For Divorce
Replies: 15
Views: 4049

RE: Wife Of Ousted Boeing CEO Files For Divorce

Freeloading? Give me a break! She's been married to this guy for over 50 years! Yeah, right, she married him for his money and was just waiting for the right moment... come off it guys!

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by airways1
Thu Mar 10, 2005 3:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Are Neutrons Collected?
Replies: 17
Views: 5751

RE: How Are Neutrons Collected?

It depends what you mean by 'collected'. You can't really collect isolated neutrons. You can make them from neuclear reactions, and you can slow them down in heavy water, but you can't just store them. First of all, isolated neutrons are unstable and will decay into a proton and an electron. Secondl...

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Thu Mar 03, 2005 10:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 113
Views: 4422

RE: What Languages Do You Speak?

我会说汉语。
I can speak English.
Je peux parler en français.
Ich kann auch ein bisschen Deutsch.
Jag kann okså lite grann svenska.
Puhun suomea. (Actually, this is not really true.)

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Sat Feb 26, 2005 10:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Indian Guy Fools President
Replies: 8
Views: 1348

Indian Guy Fools President

Some fool pretended he scored the highest mark in the world in a NASA science exam, and even got prize money from the Indian government: <a href="http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=1965&ncid=731&e=9&u=/nm/20050226/india_nm/india_193141">http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&cid=19...

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by airways1
Sat Feb 12, 2005 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Filthy Wings" Photo Of China Plane.
Replies: 47
Views: 14001

RE: "Filthy Wings" Photo Of China Plane.

Like any country, China has its dirty planes and its clean planes. But I live here, and see chinese planes every day, and on average they are no dirtier than the planes from any other countries.

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by airways1
Fri Feb 11, 2005 10:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Foods You Wished You Could Get Where You Lived?
Replies: 74
Views: 4342

RE: Foods You Wished You Could Get Where You Lived?

Basically, any kind of western food. I especially miss pasta dishes.

Nevertheless, the chinese food here is much better than the stuff available in England.

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by airways1
Thu Feb 10, 2005 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wedding Help Part One - The Wedding Cards
Replies: 3
Views: 1323

RE: Wedding Help Part One - The Wedding Cards

There's a wide range of models on this site. You can view them for free, but I don't think any are available for purchase.

In any case, you should try to curtail these activities since you are getting married.

Good luck!

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by airways1
Tue Feb 01, 2005 12:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Chocolate Are You Eating Right Now?
Replies: 41
Views: 2765

RE: What Chocolate Are You Eating Right Now?

I had a bar of úº•‡ Dove earlier: <img src="http://shopping.263.net/img/217/04100118.gif"> Most Chinese chocolate is awful, and tastes like soap. Dove is good, but it is expensive compared with other things in China. One of the best chocolates I think is Fazer's of Finland. <img src="http://img.dooy...

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by airways1
Fri Jan 28, 2005 8:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Timetable Collecting - Who Has Discontinued?
Replies: 13
Views: 6959

RE: Timetable Collecting - Who Has Discontinued?

I have some timetables from a fairly wide selections of airlines. You can see some images at www.timetableimages.com

[Edited 2005-01-28 13:00:05]

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