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by Marcus
Tue Oct 15, 2013 9:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2014 Fifa World Cup Qualifcation
Replies: 50
Views: 3761

RE: 2014 Fifa World Cup Qualifcation

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/azzazzazza" class="quote" target="_blank">azzazzazza</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>They aren't the team they were three...

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by Marcus
Thu Oct 10, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Has Happened To A.net?
Replies: 265
Views: 12864

RE: What Has Happened To A.net?

OK so if I decided to start an "October 2013 would you hit it" thread it would be deleted? really?

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by Marcus
Wed Oct 09, 2013 10:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEX-US Crossborder Airport Terminal Begins Constru
Replies: 18
Views: 8363

RE: MEX-US Crossborder Airport Terminal Begins Constru

This article shows a diagram of the construction taking place... <a href="http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/Sep/05/tijuana-airport-terminal-bridge-construction/" target="_blank">http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/...port-terminal-bridge-construction/</a> <img src="http://media.utsandiego.com/img/...

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by Marcus
Tue Oct 08, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: John Boehner GOP White House 2016?
Replies: 146
Views: 4781

RE: John Boehner GOP White House 2016?

A very good article, if your attention span is more than 5 minutes then I suggest you read it... The Boehner Bunglers <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/07/opinion/krugman-the-boehner-bunglers.html?_r=0" target="_blank">http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/07/op...man-the-boehner-bunglers.html?_r=0</...

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by Marcus
Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Has Happened To A.net?
Replies: 265
Views: 12864

RE: What Has Happened To A.net?

I enjoyed the well informed posts of B747skipper, he was really a goldmine of 747 information.

Oh and I was wondering if BMW is still making cars with KIA interiors...

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by Marcus
Mon Sep 23, 2013 8:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Has Had Enough Of Dreamliner Nightmare
Replies: 294
Views: 58446

RE: Norwegian Has Had Enough Of Dreamliner Nightmare

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seabosdca" class="quote" target="_blank">seabosdca</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>That's not to say Boeing is blameless, a...

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by Marcus
Fri Sep 13, 2013 9:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sepp Blatter Defiant On Qatar WC
Replies: 59
Views: 4083

RE: Sepp Blatter Defiant On Qatar WC

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/blueflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">blueflyer</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>No country in the world has the idle i...

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by Marcus
Fri Aug 30, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Scheduled Route Was Terminated The Fastest?
Replies: 101
Views: 17268

RE: What Scheduled Route Was Terminated The Fastest?

DL's TIJ-LAX fligh lasted a few weeks I believe.

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by Marcus
Tue Aug 20, 2013 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: July 2013 Mexican Aviation Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6324

RE: July 2013 Mexican Aviation Thread

I second AR385's question, where did this AeroCalafia come from? their website is somewhat amateur-ish.

http://www.aereocalafia.com.mx/inicio/

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by Marcus
Mon Aug 19, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Volaris Applies For Slew Of New US Routes
Replies: 55
Views: 18012

RE: Volaris Applies For Slew Of New US Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jpl777" class="quote" target="_blank">jpl777</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>I would imagine that the <acronym title="Oak...

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by Marcus
Mon Aug 12, 2013 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroMexico 787 Dream)Liner Delivery - Off Thread
Replies: 67
Views: 27602

RE: AeroMexico 787 Dream)Liner Delivery - Off Thread

From the article... "Mexico City – Tijuana – Tokyo Narita – Mexico City eff 14OCT13 3 weekly service (4 weekly from 04APR14)" It was my understanding that once <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acronym> received their 787's the Asian routes would be nonstop from <acronym title="Mexico City (- Licencia...

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by Marcus
Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: July 2013 Mexican Aviation Thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6324

RE: July 2013 Mexican Aviation Thread

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EddieDude" class="quote" target="_blank">EddieDude</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I suppose it is a result of the <acronym...

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by Marcus
Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Illinois Gov. Authorizes Third Chicago Airport
Replies: 112
Views: 15529

RE: Illinois Gov. Authorizes Third Chicago Airport

This airport will be so far from the main populated areas that Ryanair could fly there and call it Chicago South   

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by Marcus
Thu Jun 27, 2013 3:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Happened To Keesje?
Replies: 5
Views: 5002

RE: What Happened To Keesje?

So he is no longer a member of this site? if so that is a shame as you could always count on him to bring numbers and informed opinions to the table.

Now if we could only do something about the numerous arm chair CEO's.

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by Marcus
Mon Jun 24, 2013 9:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Comes Next In Aircraft Design?
Replies: 16
Views: 7695

RE: What Comes Next In Aircraft Design?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/planemaker" class="quote" target="_blank">planemaker</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I think that hybrid engines are a real...

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by Marcus
Fri Jun 07, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico On The Verge Of A FA Strike
Replies: 62
Views: 7560

RE: Aeromexico On The Verge Of A FA Strike

Wow....seldom have I seen a thread flushed down the toilet by one single forum member like this particular one.

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by Marcus
Thu Jun 06, 2013 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico On The Verge Of A FA Strike
Replies: 62
Views: 7560

RE: Aeromexico On The Verge Of A FA Strike

Let's not fool ourselves here, AM had to bribe the union (if that "fund" is accurate) to avoid a strike plain and simple...you can call it whatever you like but cash is cash and with the current laws in the country union funding is not transparent.

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by Marcus
Wed May 29, 2013 5:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEX Violent Passengers Attack Gate Agent
Replies: 26
Views: 9081

RE: MEX Violent Passengers Attack Gate Agent

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TheRedBaron" class="quote" target="_blank">TheRedBaron</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>Now there is a Video of a Senator ...

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by Marcus
Tue May 28, 2013 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEX Violent Passengers Attack Gate Agent
Replies: 26
Views: 9081

RE: MEX Violent Passengers Attack Gate Agent

Not a lot of details on the news story but here is some information... 1.- No flight date is confirmed 2.- Airline VivaAerobus (low cost carrier) 3.- Route <acronym title="Mexico City (- Licenciado Benito Juarez International) (MEX / MMMX), Mexico">MEX</acronym>-<acronym title="Monterrey - General M...

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by Marcus
Tue May 28, 2013 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEX Violent Passengers Attack Gate Agent
Replies: 26
Views: 9081

MEX Violent Passengers Attack Gate Agent

Sorry link only in Spanish, no details if anyone was detained...

http://www.eluniversaldf.mx/home/pas...ado-de-vivaaerobus-en-el-aicm.html

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by Marcus
Tue May 21, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Volaris Applies For Phoenix
Replies: 14
Views: 4205

RE: Volaris Applies For Phoenix

Money talks...if the route is profitable it will bring in more carriers if not then as a passenger you will be stuck with the current offerings; politics have nothing to do with it.

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by Marcus
Tue May 21, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Risk Of FA Strike At AM?
Replies: 1
Views: 1819

Risk Of FA Strike At AM?

OK so I wanted to post this in the last Mexican Aviation thread but is locked so I decided to start a new one. The article reads that the <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</acronym>'s union is planning to go on strike on 5/31 if there is no agreement with <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acro...

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by Marcus
Fri May 17, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Aviation Failing? We've Scr* Ourselves
Replies: 196
Views: 20208

RE: US Aviation Failing? We've Scr* Ourselves

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/travelin+man" class="quote" target="_blank">travelin man</a> (<a href="#85" class="quote">Reply 85</a>):<br/><i>There were many impacts from 9/1...

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by Marcus
Fri May 17, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Aviation Failing? We've Scr* Ourselves
Replies: 196
Views: 20208

RE: US Aviation Failing? We've Scr* Ourselves

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jfklganyc" class="quote" target="_blank">jfklganyc</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>3. 9/11 was a bad thing for US Airport a...

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by Marcus
Thu May 02, 2013 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Tahiti Nui Seeks ATI-JV With Air France, Delta
Replies: 43
Views: 13246

RE: Air Tahiti Nui Seeks ATI-JV With Air France, Delta

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/koruman" class="quote" target="_blank">koruman</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>Ultimately, the question has to be whether...

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by Marcus
Thu Apr 25, 2013 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico 767 Tailstrike At MAD
Replies: 75
Views: 23744

RE: Aeromexico 767 Tailstrike At MAD

Are there any more news on this incident? preliminary report? pilots comments?

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by Marcus
Wed Mar 20, 2013 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Concorde 's Non Scheduled Flights: Where And When?
Replies: 89
Views: 24847

RE: Concorde 's Non Scheduled Flights: Where And When?

Brown FIeld Municipal Airport south of SAN during the summer of 1988 for "Air Space America 88"....there was also a An-124.

[Edited 2013-03-20 14:28:02]

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by Marcus
Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexico's Largest Airports 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 4439

RE: Mexico's Largest Airports 2012

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AR385" class="quote" target="_blank">AR385</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>As far as I know that is a charter operation t...

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by Marcus
Tue Mar 12, 2013 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexico's Largest Airports 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 4439

RE: Mexico's Largest Airports 2012

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MaverickM11" class="quote" target="_blank">MaverickM11</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>How would the bridge work on a TIJ...

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by Marcus
Thu Jan 31, 2013 6:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Can You Tell Coke From Pepsi In A Blind Test?
Replies: 51
Views: 4785

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

Yes I can.....Coke for me

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by Marcus
Mon Jan 28, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cancun During Spring Break: Safe Or Not Safe
Replies: 30
Views: 3839

RE: Cancun During Spring Break: Safe Or Not Safe

What you really need to worry about are the "Time share" salesmen....they are worse than used car salesmen.

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by Marcus
Thu Dec 13, 2012 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brazil To Build Over 800 New Airports
Replies: 27
Views: 11347

RE: Brazil To Build Over 800 New Airports

Could it be 800 landing strips?

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by Marcus
Tue Dec 11, 2012 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: So, Will MEX-PVG/NRT Be Do-able Non-stop With 787?
Replies: 30
Views: 10615

RE: So, Will MEX-PVG/NRT Be Do-able Non-stop With 787?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BNAOWB" class="quote" target="_blank">BNAOWB</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>Also, it would be interesting to know the pe...

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by Marcus
Mon Dec 10, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Rumor:US Navy Veterans On China's Aircraft Carrier
Replies: 23
Views: 22509

RE: Rumor:US Navy Veterans On China's Aircraft Carrier

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/aeroweanie" class="quote" target="_blank">aeroweanie</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Enlistment into the any branch of th...

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by Marcus
Wed Nov 21, 2012 8:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CFL Vs LED Advice
Replies: 54
Views: 3942

RE: CFL Vs LED Advice

These look good...don't know about prices but since these are sold in Apple stores they will not be cheap...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoQj08SluXo

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by Marcus
Mon Nov 05, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Good Russian Language Movies
Replies: 20
Views: 2928

RE: Good Russian Language Movies

I would recommend Night Watch (because I like sci-fi), the sequel Day Watch not so much...

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by Marcus
Fri Oct 12, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Going To Cabo
Replies: 22
Views: 3650

RE: Going To Cabo

Gd to see you had a good time, Cabo is a good place to visit... <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/yooyoo" class="quote" target="_blank">yooyoo</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Re...

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by Marcus
Wed Oct 03, 2012 5:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Going To Cabo
Replies: 22
Views: 3650

RE: Going To Cabo

Agreed.....you MUST go Marlin fishing

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by Marcus
Tue Oct 02, 2012 7:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Going To Cabo
Replies: 22
Views: 3650

RE: Going To Cabo

Make sure to read the fine print on that car rental agreement....$40 for 4 days is way too low to be real or have no strings attached...where did you get this price from? expedia...etc? car rental website?

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by Marcus
Thu Sep 27, 2012 10:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Going To Cabo
Replies: 22
Views: 3650

RE: Going To Cabo

For snorkeling you need to go to Cabo Pulmo, not much there to see on land but for snorkeling it is worth it....google it.

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by Marcus
Fri Aug 31, 2012 2:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2012 Republcan Party Convention - Tampa
Replies: 148
Views: 7011

RE: 2012 Republcan Party Convention - Tampa

This is how we feed animals.... <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvuqZ318Zkw" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvuqZ318Zkw</a> <a href="http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/video.php?v=wshh2FvSql8vpQlbUoy0" target="_blank">http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/video.php?v=wshh2...

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by Marcus
Mon Aug 06, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ever Got Mistaken For Something You're Totally Not
Replies: 75
Views: 4965

RE: Ever Got Mistaken For Something You're Totally Not

Indian
Filipino
Italian
Arab
American

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by Marcus
Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexican Aviation Thread XI
Replies: 226
Views: 30240

RE: Mexican Aviation Thread XI



[Edited 2012-08-01 16:01:32]

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by Marcus
Wed Aug 01, 2012 2:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 600 Mil. Without Power As India Power Grid Fails.
Replies: 72
Views: 5291

RE: 600 Mil. Without Power As India Power Grid Fails.

Where any of these at night? any satellite pictures?

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by Marcus
Tue Jul 31, 2012 6:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: FB Big Loss Despite Almost 1 Billion Users
Replies: 33
Views: 3664

RE: FB Big Loss Despite Almost 1 Billion Users

If consumer technology has shown us anything in the last 30 years is that anything is possible, big companies fail and small companies prosper….big today does not necessarily mean big tomorrow and the same goes for small companies. Where is Nokia today compared to 5 years ago? Where is Microsoft tod...

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by Marcus
Mon Jul 30, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Opel To Sell Cadillac XTS In Europe As Opel Omega
Replies: 82
Views: 7908

RE: Opel To Sell Cadillac XTS In Europe As Opel Omega

The only brands that manufacture in Mexico are...

Ford
GM
Chrysler
FIAT
VW
Toyota
Honda
Nissan

Soon you will be able to add to this list...

Mazda
Audi (?)

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by Marcus
Mon Jul 30, 2012 5:37 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Mexico Looking For New Presidential Transport
Replies: 57
Views: 19344

RE: Mexico Looking For New Presidential Transport

The price the local media is quoting is of $140-160 million, that is just for the plane itself...I'm sure there will be a sort of maintenance/service/upgrade contract also. Current... <img src="http://198.101.129.179//Media/2012/07/640x480_351450.jpg?495955182" width="640" height="358" border="0"/> ...

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by Marcus
Thu Jul 26, 2012 12:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Opel To Sell Cadillac XTS In Europe As Opel Omega
Replies: 82
Views: 7908

RE: Opel To Sell Cadillac XTS In Europe As Opel Omega

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/stasisLAX" class="quote" target="_blank">stasisLAX</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>General Motors will sell the (jus...

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by Marcus
Sat Jul 21, 2012 3:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexican Aviation Thread XI
Replies: 226
Views: 30240

RE: Mexican Aviation Thread XI

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SCL767" class="quote" target="_blank">SCL767</a> (<a href="#118" class="quote">Reply 118</a>):<br/><i>As I said before, <acronym title="Great Ch...

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