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by Iloveboeing
Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PKX assigned officially as IATA code for Beijing Daxing International Airport
Replies: 133
Views: 15344

Re: New Beijing airport OFFICIALLY designated as Beijing Daxing International Airport

I'm guessing 99.9% of westerners are pronouncing this dacks-sing. Is x in chinese closer to a blend of sh/ch, as in Dahshing? Lol us Cantonese speakers see it as "daai hing" But you are correct, the Mandarin pronunciation for Daxing is closest to Da-Shing. I really don't know who came up ...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PKX assigned officially as IATA code for Beijing Daxing International Airport
Replies: 133
Views: 15344

Re: New Beijing airport OFFICIALLY designated as Beijing Daxing International Airport

The French J has no place in the pronunciation of "Beijing." It really irritates me when foreigners mispronounce Chinese words. I've heard enough people totally botching things like "Huang He" (Yellow River, the "he" should be pronounced closer to "her" witho...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PKX assigned officially as IATA code for Beijing Daxing International Airport
Replies: 133
Views: 15344

Re: New Beijing airport OFFICIALLY designated as Beijing Daxing International Airport

It really irritates me when foreigners mispronounce Chinese words. I've heard enough people totally botching things like "Huang He" (Yellow River, the "he" should be pronounced closer to "her" without the r sound instead of, well, the English word "he") that ...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PKX assigned officially as IATA code for Beijing Daxing International Airport
Replies: 133
Views: 15344

Re: New Beijing airport OFFICIALLY designated as Beijing Daxing International Airport

I'm guessing 99.9% of westerners are pronouncing this dacks-sing. Is x in chinese closer to a blend of sh/ch, as in Dahshing? It's "Dah-sssing," with a hiss (raise your tongue to the roof of your mouth, behind your teeth, a sound that isn't in English), however given the fact that 99.9% o...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Poor Americans, huge problem for Wendy's, McDonalds
Replies: 55
Views: 3323

Re: Poor Americans, huge problem for Wendy's, McDonalds

The thing is, eating much fast food is really bad for your health. The poor (and everyone else) need to be educated on and encouraged to eat healthy and exercise. My triglycerides were at 1,419 (should be under 150) and my doctor ordered me to go on the Whole30 diet. It's been rough, yet it's the be...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Sep 07, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will China Ever Have A Female Paramount Leader?
Replies: 17
Views: 980

Re: Will China Ever Have A Female Paramount Leader?

SkiyaninVannin wrote:
Does Xi have a daughter?


He does; her name is Xi Mingze and she studied at Harvard, and now lives in Beijing. Not sure if she has an interest in politics, though.

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will China Ever Have A Female Paramount Leader?
Replies: 17
Views: 980

Re: Will China Ever Have A Female Paramount Leader?

It is possible, however given the trend that the current leader of China plan to hold onto its position for decades, such thing won't happen within this generation. Tsai Ing-wen is a woman, President and in China. Best regards Thomas True, however I was referring to the head of the central governme...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Sep 05, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will China Ever Have A Female Paramount Leader?
Replies: 17
Views: 980

Will China Ever Have A Female Paramount Leader?

I've been wondering about Chinese politics tonight and I was wondering if China will ever have a female paramount leader (President, General Secretary of the Communist Party and Chairman of the Central Military Commission). The most powerful woman in modern Chinese history was Wu Yi who was a State ...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Repubs support Trump able to shut down news sites
Replies: 200
Views: 4990

Re: Repubs support Trump able to shut down news sites

https://www.aol.com/article/news/2018/08/07/poll-43-percent-of-republicans-say-trump-should-be-able-to-shut-down-media-outlets/23497924/ Can this be possible? Can any American really think this way? And yet if a Democratic president tried to do the same thing, it would be considered acceptable by l...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Repubs support Trump able to shut down news sites
Replies: 200
Views: 4990

Re: Repubs support Trump able to shut down news sites

https://www.aol.com/article/news/2018/08/07/poll-43-percent-of-republicans-say-trump-should-be-able-to-shut-down-media-outlets/23497924/ Can this be possible? Can any American really think this way? And yet if a Democratic president tried to do the same thing, it would be considered acceptable by l...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Repubs support Trump able to shut down news sites
Replies: 200
Views: 4990

Re: Repubs support Trump able to shut down news sites

https://www.aol.com/article/news/2018/08/07/poll-43-percent-of-republicans-say-trump-should-be-able-to-shut-down-media-outlets/23497924/ Can this be possible? Can any American really think this way? And yet if a Democratic president tried to do the same thing, it would be considered acceptable by l...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jun 16, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL launches LAX-Europe on B77L on June 16th
Replies: 62
Views: 15011

Re: DL launches LAX-Europe on B77L today

DL's 77Ls should be flying routes such as ... ATL-SIN, ATL-BKK, ATL-KUL And falling out of the sky or doing tech stops routinely, apparently. ATL is an IDIOTIC location for hubbing travel to SE Asia. Yet, when I flew MCI-ATL-ANC, DL had no problem flying me there. Yes, I know ANC is not SE Asia, ho...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jun 16, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL launches LAX-Europe on B77L on June 16th
Replies: 62
Views: 15011

Re: DL launches LAX-Europe on B77L today

What a waste of aircraft utilization; DL's 77Ls should be flying routes such as ATL-HKG, ATL-SIN, ATL-BKK, ATL-KUL, ATL-SYD and ATL-AKL. The 77L was built for long-haul runs such as the ones I described. They operate the largest hub in the world at ATL with endless connections throughout the USA and...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TV evangelist and their planes
Replies: 93
Views: 5433

Re: TV evangelist and their planes

I was involved with Word-Faith/Pentecostal/Charismatic Christianity for about 9 years. I still pray in tongues privately, however I no longer attend those kind of churches. What Jesse Duplantis is doing is of no surprise to me, as Creflo Dollar did the same thing a couple of years ago. These crooks ...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: YYZ Connection Question
Replies: 8
Views: 730

YYZ Connection Question

Hi everyone, I live in Missouri and I'm looking at going to Nova Scotia next spring. I was looking at AC and they offer MCI-YYZ-YHZ. My question is about the connection in YYZ. Going there, the connection time is just over an hour and coming back, it's about 2 hours. As MCI to YYZ is an internationa...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL ANC-MSP-MCI
Replies: 2
Views: 519

DL ANC-MSP-MCI

The other day, my mother and I flew DL ANC-MSP-MCI. It was quite an interesting trip. We were on flight 1088 from ANC to MSP and we arrived at the airport about an hour and forty five minutes early. We boarded the flight (a refreshed and beautiful 752) and took off at 9:45 PM Alaska Time. About 30 m...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Aug 03, 2017 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will UA or SQ fly ORD-SIN nonstop?
Replies: 23
Views: 4811

Will UA or SQ fly ORD-SIN nonstop?

I think connecting ORD and SIN nonstop makes a lot of sense. Could UA's 789s make it nonstop in both directions? I know the 77L can do it, but neither UA or SQ have it and probably won't order it. With Boeing trying to bridge the gap to the 777X, could they give UA a deal on 77Ls? Their cargo capaci...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jul 29, 2017 6:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: We're winning the war on tobacco
Replies: 57
Views: 2107

Re: We're winning the war on tobacco

In a way; I believe people from all nations should come together to fight tobacco, alcohol, illegal drugs and unhealthy lifestyle choices. I do not believe that people have the right to harm themselves. We must live healthy if we are to increase global life expectancy. Why should we increase global...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jul 29, 2017 3:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: We're winning the war on tobacco
Replies: 57
Views: 2107

Re: We're winning the war on tobacco

Smoking is bad for you and I am glad the number of smokers continues to decrease. I attempted smoking about 5 years ago; one night, I smoked 7 cigarettes from a pack I had found. I got "the buzz," but I deeply regret my choice; I will never smoke again. I want to live a long time and I ag...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jul 29, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: We're winning the war on tobacco
Replies: 57
Views: 2107

Re: We're winning the war on tobacco

Smoking is bad for you and I am glad the number of smokers continues to decrease. I attempted smoking about 5 years ago; one night, I smoked 7 cigarettes from a pack I had found. I got "the buzz," but I deeply regret my choice; I will never smoke again. I want to live a long time and I agr...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Jul 19, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

This is the most bizarre thread; It's brimming with hubris and arrogance, with the odd sprinklings of ignorance and rudeness for good measure. On the plus side, it's quite entertaining . I could say the same thing about a.netters and their anti-Trump / anti-GOP tirade and it is accepted. I am for C...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

Let me summarize: You: 1.) have spent 8 months in China. 2.) are not fluent in any Chinese dialect/language. 3.) do not wish to learn Traditional Chinese characters. Yet you: 1.) Think certain forms of Chinese shouldn't be used by anyone. 2.) Criticize people's pronunciation of Chinese words who ma...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

Iloveboeing , do not go to Taiwan. You will not be able to handle the Tribal / Taiwanese/ Hakka/ Mandarin mix. GRIN Carrie Lam is a Cantonese speaker. Cantonese pronunciation always affects ones Mandarin pronunciation. Romanization (IE. Yale) is good for learning Cantonese but not Mandarin. English...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Jul 13, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

I am just trying to share my passion and love for China. Besides, if people here on the non-aviation forum can bash Trump and Republicans day in and day out, I have the right to share my love for Mandarin and express my thoughts on current events in China. I'm not saying you don't have a right to e...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Jul 12, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

I love Mandarin too. Much nicer and softer language in comparison to Cantonese. Having worked in southern china for four years, I much prefer the southern accent. The Northern accent, especially beijinghua is very southwestern England for me - country farmer style. Interesting. I've always heard th...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

I was wondering why this thread sounded so familiar.... http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=1357769&p=19409811#p19409811 I know I'm the OP of both threads; I am just in love with China and Mandarin. I think that Mandarin is the most beautiful language on the face of the eart...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Jul 12, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Re: Carrie Lam's Mandarin

You spent 9 months in China and criticise someone's language ability? While I will not claim fluency in Mandarin (still working on it), I know enough of the pronunciation to determine when it is pronounced properly and when it is not. I took a class in Mandarin in Xianggang and was at the top of my...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carrie Lam's Mandarin
Replies: 38
Views: 2232

Carrie Lam's Mandarin

https://youtu.be/nAowevJCazY In the swearing in of Carrie Lam as the new Chief Executive of the Xianggang SAR of the PRC, she kept mispronouncing the name for China. Instead of saying "Zhonghua," (zh in Mandarin is a J, like jump), she said "Zonghua." Maybe it's a southern Chines...

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by Iloveboeing
Sun Apr 30, 2017 1:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: DL Comfort - Why No Free Checked Baggage?
Replies: 3
Views: 559

DL Comfort - Why No Free Checked Baggage?

I just booked DL going SGF-ATL-TRI-ATL-SGF next month. I'll be in Delta Comfort on the SGF-ATL-SGF flights on the M88. I was surprised to see that DL doesn't provide complimentary checked luggage for Comfort customers. Not that it's an issue; I just thought it would be a nice bonus and the DL Comfor...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Mar 14, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Butchering Of Chinese Names By Foreigners
Replies: 52
Views: 2650

The Butchering Of Chinese Names By Foreigners

I studied Mandarin for 2 years: one in Xianggang (Hong Kong) and one in the United States. Although I am nowhere near fluent in Mandarin, I can pronounce the pinyin (romanization) very well and can get quite irritated when people mispronounce Chinese words. One example is the Chinese capital, Beijin...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu May 19, 2016 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three China Passenger Airlines Seek Miami Flights
Replies: 19
Views: 3898

RE: Three China Passenger Airlines Seek Miami Flights

What about another part of China, <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - International (Chek Lap Kok) (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym>? Could <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym>...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu May 12, 2016 1:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Is Looking At Europe To Mexico 5th Freedoms
Replies: 30
Views: 10005

RE: EK Is Looking At Europe To Mexico 5th Freedoms

Wouldn't it make sense to fly through Spain, a Spanish-speaking country, rather than a country that speaks German, French, Italian and Romansh? It would be easier and more cost effective to have a Spanish-speaking crew. I think going through Madrid or Barcelona would be practical.

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Nov 21, 2015 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWA Flight Delayed Because Pax Spoke Arabic
Replies: 70
Views: 10403

RE: SWA Flight Delayed Because Pax Spoke Arabic

It's amazing how hostile people in this country can be towards other languages. So what if they were speaking Arabic? Languages are to embraced, not shunned in favor of the English-only movement. I have no problem with people speaking Arabic on an aircraft. I embrace foreign languages.

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Dec 05, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus Boss Mueller To Head Malaysia Airlines
Replies: 26
Views: 7000

RE: Aer Lingus Boss Mueller To Head Malaysia Airlines

Does he speak Malay or does he have plans to learn it?

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Dec 04, 2014 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Announces YYZ-DEL
Replies: 131
Views: 21875

RE: Air Canada Announces YYZ-DEL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dtw2hyd" class="quote" target="_blank">dtw2hyd</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Good job <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acr...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aims For Atlanta-China Flights
Replies: 125
Views: 16664

RE: Delta Aims For Atlanta-China Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Polot" class="quote" target="_blank">Polot</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Except the ME3 can currently only get you to 3...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aims For Atlanta-China Flights
Replies: 125
Views: 16664

RE: Delta Aims For Atlanta-China Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rwsea" class="quote" target="_blank">rwsea</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>And from which of these cities would <acronym ti...

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by Iloveboeing
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aims For Atlanta-China Flights
Replies: 125
Views: 16664

RE: Delta Aims For Atlanta-China Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rmoore7734" class="quote" target="_blank">rmoore7734</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>Delta has tried before & fa...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Nov 14, 2014 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Southern To Expand In North America
Replies: 21
Views: 6947

RE: China Southern To Expand In North America

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Fastphilly" class="quote" target="_blank">Fastphilly</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i> <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfiel...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Nov 12, 2014 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No Emirates To Tel Aviv, Berlin, & Atlanta?
Replies: 93
Views: 24139

RE: Why No Emirates To Tel Aviv, Berlin, & Atlanta?

It is a valid question. Without turning this into an Israel vs. Palestine debate, I wish the UAE and the rest of the Islamic world would put their hatred towards Israel aside and allow <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> to look at this from a business standpoint. Jerusalem...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Aug 16, 2014 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Plans Further 737 Production Boost
Replies: 28
Views: 8367

RE: Boeing Plans Further 737 Production Boost

When I was on the Boeing Tour in Everett back in March of this year, I was told by the tour guide that it was rumored that Boeing wants to raise 737 production to 70 aircraft per month. Any truth to this?

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Aug 14, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines 777-300ER likely 747-400 replacement?
Replies: 61
Views: 23689

Delta Air Lines 777-300ER likely 747-400 replacement?

I would agree with this. The 77W is a very logical choice for <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> and it could also be used on nonstop US-China flights (<acronym title="Beijing - Capital (PEK / ZBAA), China">PEK</acronym>, <acronym title="Shanghai - Pudong International (PVG / ZSPD),...

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jul 19, 2014 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DWC Masterplan: 160m Pax, 12t Freight, 5 Runways
Replies: 14
Views: 6965

RE: DWC Masterplan: 160m Pax, 12t Freight, 5 Runways

I thought it was going to be six runways... Will <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> move all of its operations to <acronym title="Jebel Ali (Dubai) - Al Maktoum International (DWC / OMDW), United Arab Emirates">DWC</acronym>? What will happen to <acronym title="Dubai - Int...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Jul 17, 2014 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crashes In Ukraine Part 2
Replies: 194
Views: 84872

RE: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crashes In Ukraine Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/wxmeddler" class="quote" target="_blank">wxmeddler</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>Is is possible for US or other nation's ...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Jul 17, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crashes In Ukraine Part 2
Replies: 194
Views: 84872

RE: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crashes In Ukraine Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jreuschl" class="quote" target="_blank">jreuschl</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>The A380 <acronym title="Malaysia Airlines...

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by Iloveboeing
Thu Jul 17, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crashes In Ukraine Part 2
Replies: 194
Views: 84872

RE: Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crashes In Ukraine Part 2

I fear this may inflame the conflict between Ukraine and Russia. Why would they shoot down a Malaysian airliner anyway?

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by Iloveboeing
Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would UA Do SGF-IAH?
Replies: 2
Views: 1750

Would UA Do SGF-IAH?

Why hasn't <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> started service to SGF from <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym>? Surely there would be business traffic to warrant such a route. Right now, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri Jul 11, 2014 2:25 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Changing Attitude On Window Shades?
Replies: 43
Views: 8216

RE: Changing Attitude On Window Shades?

I get highly irritated when the flight attendants ruthlessly and snottingly ask me to lower the window shades. I paid good money for that seat and I have the right to look out the window and enjoy the scenery. I don't know why the flight attendants have to be snots about it anyway. We pay their sala...

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by Iloveboeing
Wed Jun 11, 2014 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wow! Emirates Cancels Entire A350 Order
Replies: 297
Views: 68171

RE: Wow! Emirates Cancels Entire A350 Order

Wow, very interesting indeed. I suspect it is possible that <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> might order more 777Xs in replace of the A350s. This would be a smart way to grab a hold of early delivery slots well into the 2020s. <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirat...

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by Iloveboeing
Fri May 30, 2014 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Ops. LAX & JFK Leaving SFO Behind
Replies: 48
Views: 11031

RE: A380 Ops. LAX & JFK Leaving SFO Behind

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Jetblue1965" class="quote" target="_blank">Jetblue1965</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Santa Ana - John W...

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