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by globalflyer
Sun Jan 10, 2016 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future ATL Airlines?
Replies: 26
Views: 5796

RE: Future ATL Airlines?

It very much would make sense for <acronym title="China Eastern Airlines">MU</acronym> to fly from Shanghai. Now that <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> owns a % of the carrier, albeit a small share. I never understood why most of the SkyTeam carriers do not fly into <acronym title=...

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by globalflyer
Sun Jan 10, 2016 11:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future ATL Airlines?
Replies: 26
Views: 5796

RE: Future ATL Airlines?

I have never heard that AV was interested in ATL. That would be a great addition.

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by globalflyer
Sun Jan 10, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future ATL Airlines?
Replies: 26
Views: 5796

RE: Future ATL Airlines?

Because of all of the recent <acronym title="Spirit Airlines (USA)">NK</acronym> and <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">F9</acronym> growth in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>, I w...

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by globalflyer
Fri Jan 01, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Etihad Airways A380 First Class Double Apartments
Replies: 16
Views: 19004

RE: Etihad Airways A380 First Class Double Apartments

Happy New Year Sam. Wow what a fantastic report. Most of us will never experience this luxury so it is such a pleasure to always read your reviews. Cheers, Will

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 26, 2015 10:59 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My Own Mission 747: ATL-MSP-ATL On Delta
Replies: 14
Views: 7963

RE: My Own Mission 747: ATL-MSP-ATL On Delta

All of my buddies upstairs on that flight. Yep a great group of people. Thanks for posting!

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 26, 2015 8:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Colombian Flavor! Part 2: Under-represented LAN!
Replies: 8
Views: 7147

RE: Colombian Flavor! Part 2: Under-represented LAN!

Brilliant report and photos as usual. Seems to be a beautiful island!

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 26, 2015 7:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Southern Prop Hops - MSY/MEM/LIT On GLO
Replies: 19
Views: 8561

RE: Southern Prop Hops - MSY/MEM/LIT On GLO

Excellent report on this new venture. I am happy to see another new generation of airlines popping up. Wishing them the best!

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 26, 2015 7:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: National Airlines (N8) SFB-SJU Inaugural 12/15
Replies: 21
Views: 11993

RE: National Airlines (N8) SFB-SJU Inaugural 12/15

Hi Adrian. Excellent report. I was hoping someone would cover the inaugural. It will be interesting to see how their passenger operation takes flight. Wishing them the best!

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 26, 2015 7:42 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Western Sukhoi: MIA-CUN With The Interjet SSJ!
Replies: 37
Views: 15089

RE: Western Sukhoi: MIA-CUN With The Interjet SSJ!

Hola Nacho, great TR. I really want to catch the SSJ. Is Concourse F where PA/NA operated from decades ago? Funny to see your flat and the Airways office on take off. Very cool. Happy Christmas and New Year. Hope to see you soon. Cheers, Will

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by globalflyer
Sun Dec 20, 2015 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EAL Benefit From US-Cuba Scheduled Service?
Replies: 36
Views: 5181

RE: EAL Benefit From US-Cuba Scheduled Service?

If you worked there and were a worker, non union, you would understand.

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 19, 2015 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EAL Benefit From US-Cuba Scheduled Service?
Replies: 36
Views: 5181

RE: EAL Benefit From US-Cuba Scheduled Service?

EAL was NOT an awful airline. We were a close family that suffered from poor management and hostile labour. Lorenzo raped us and took all of the positives to <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> and sold the profitable items. I wish only the best for the New Eastern. The USA need...

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by globalflyer
Sat Dec 12, 2015 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN CEO: New Tech. Allows Dual Class/assigned Seats
Replies: 50
Views: 13018

RE: WN CEO: New Tech. Allows Dual Class/assigned Seats

Well guys... first hand knowledge here. The Altea cutover is not 2016.Its 2017 and its slipped to 3Q2017.

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by globalflyer
Mon Dec 07, 2015 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Master Expansion Plans-10 Year Plan $8.5B
Replies: 42
Views: 10338

RE: ATL Master Expansion Plans-10 Year Plan $8.5B

Actually not true... For Bahamas and Canada, these flights will arrive into any gate. You do not have to exit from F. I do think <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> baggage from Canada may come into F which is crazy because the flight can arrive into lets say B. I never check a bag. ...

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by globalflyer
Sun Dec 06, 2015 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 In ATL
Replies: 4
Views: 2732

F9 In ATL

I am just so confused about the <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">F9</acronym> operation in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>. I can never tell where they are flying from day to da...

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by globalflyer
Thu Nov 26, 2015 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Severs Ticketing With EK
Replies: 27
Views: 10044

RE: DL Severs Ticketing With EK

DL gouges the local <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> market on the nonstop. It was 65% less expensive on <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> via <acronym title=...

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by globalflyer
Thu Nov 26, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Severs Ticketing With EK
Replies: 27
Views: 10044

RE: DL Severs Ticketing With EK

EK... please announce ATL... We need you! Yes I am Skywards Gold, so I am being selfish. I love EK.

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by globalflyer
Thu Nov 26, 2015 3:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EV DL Connection Refresh CR7 List
Replies: 11
Views: 2347

RE: EV DL Connection Refresh CR7 List

Extra row of Seats? What was given back, seat pitch? Just curious...

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by globalflyer
Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 60 GIG-ATL Diverted Twice
Replies: 13
Views: 8930

RE: DL 60 GIG-ATL Diverted Twice

Thanks all for the update. Very smart and proactive to get a crew there. Of course there is a <acronym title="Miami - International (Wilcox Field / 36th Street / Pan American Field) (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym>/<acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA...

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by globalflyer
Tue Nov 24, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 60 GIG-ATL Diverted Twice
Replies: 13
Views: 8930

DL 60 GIG-ATL Diverted Twice

Any idea why this flight diverted twice? First to Recife and then Miami. Aircraft is N802NW. A330. Now enroute to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>. <a href="http://flightaware.com/live/f...

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by globalflyer
Mon Nov 23, 2015 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN In GSP Goes All ATL 4/12/16
Replies: 25
Views: 5552

RE: WN In GSP Goes All ATL 4/12/16

I do have to agree with usflyer msp. Gwinnett is seriously about half way when local traffic is configured. I think WN is making a big mistake with this market.

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by globalflyer
Mon Nov 23, 2015 3:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian Introducing New Livery?
Replies: 31
Views: 11300

RE: Hawaiian Introducing New Livery?

Please no change... Just like Alaska Airlines, they are both fantastic liveries. Don't go Euro white boring please. If a change is required, please add more purple and magenta.

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by globalflyer
Mon Nov 23, 2015 2:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN In GSP Goes All ATL 4/12/16
Replies: 25
Views: 5552

RE: WN In GSP Goes All ATL 4/12/16

I do not understand <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> here. They dismantled the <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> hub going for local O&D traffic which is fine, b...

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by globalflyer
Sat Nov 21, 2015 9:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mali Attack Kills 6 Airline Employees
Replies: 23
Views: 7403

Mali Attack Kills 6 Airline Employees

While every life counts when terrorism occurs, I just read the six Russian airline employees of Volga Dniper were murdered in the attacks in Bamako. Six others as well as crews from Air France and Turkish were also saved. It is always so sad to hear of our fellow mates are in this situation. <a href...

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by globalflyer
Tue Nov 10, 2015 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Let's See What USAToday Screwed Up On Now
Replies: 33
Views: 8636

RE: Let's See What USAToday Screwed Up On Now

Remember Frontier Horizon, the 727 operation. I cannot remember what happened to them and why it was created under Frontier? I love all of the misspelled words too. I always hated it when they called <acronym title="America West Airlines (USA)">HP</acronym> American West! Also and it looks like it w...

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by globalflyer
Sun Nov 08, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spotter Alert: AA 757 In ATL
Replies: 14
Views: 8080

RE: Spotter Alert: AA 757 In ATL

I think it was just an eqpt swap, but interesting that it came into E. I have never seen an arrival or departure for <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> on E. For those not in <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (A...

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by globalflyer
Sat Nov 07, 2015 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired
Replies: 23
Views: 10135

RE: 1st NWA 744 In Service And 1st UA 744 Retired

Any idea where at the Museum the 744 will go? The D95 and 757 are in the parking lot, so I assume the 744 will as well? Really hoping they will do something and open them up for all to enjoy like the 762.

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by globalflyer
Thu Nov 05, 2015 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Panama: The Only Upcoming New EK Destnation?
Replies: 12
Views: 3493

RE: Panama: The Only Upcoming New EK Destnation?

Atlanta perhaps

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by globalflyer
Sun Nov 01, 2015 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Is 'considering' Atlanta
Replies: 141
Views: 17144

RE: EK Is 'considering' Atlanta

Here is what I would love to see initially: Daily Service <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym>-<acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>-<acrony...

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by globalflyer
Sat Oct 31, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus And Oneworld
Replies: 20
Views: 9621

RE: Aer Lingus And Oneworld

Thanks miami. Is this because of the host system and a migration?

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by globalflyer
Sat Oct 31, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus And Oneworld
Replies: 20
Views: 9621

Aer Lingus And Oneworld

Has there been any discussion of EI joining the oneworld alliance now that IAG have purchased them?

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by globalflyer
Fri Oct 30, 2015 11:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Is 'considering' Atlanta
Replies: 141
Views: 17144

RE: EK Is 'considering' Atlanta

But there is a local market from <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> to the Subcontinent. I have to be honest when I commuted from <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The Will...

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by globalflyer
Tue Oct 20, 2015 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Neeleman & Jetsuite Starting New Commuter Airline
Replies: 18
Views: 6421

RE: Neeleman & Jetsuite Starting New Commuter Airline

Ahhh. Well that makes a wee bit more sense!!!

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by globalflyer
Tue Oct 20, 2015 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Neeleman & Jetsuite Starting New Commuter Airline
Replies: 18
Views: 6421

RE: Neeleman & Jetsuite Starting New Commuter Airline

Seriously??? I just cannot imagine DN backing a venture like this. Seems similar to the ExpressJet branded operation. I mean I am ALL for new airline ventures and competition... but...

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by globalflyer
Sun Oct 18, 2015 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/23/2015: DL SNA-SEA, ATL-HAV?
Replies: 36
Views: 8093

RE: OAG Changes 10/23/2015: DL SNA-SEA, ATL-HAV?

The <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>-<acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti International (HAV / MUHA), Cuba">HAV</acronym> flight is ind...

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by globalflyer
Sun Oct 18, 2015 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flown On Crashed Planes?
Replies: 97
Views: 19158

RE: Flown On Crashed Planes?

I flew on the 727-100 that was the infamous Northwest Orient <acronym title="Brit Air (France)">DB</acronym> Cooper Hijacking over Washington state. My flight was when Piedmont operated it as the Mount Mitchell Pacemaker. My flight was <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (Municipal / M...

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by globalflyer
Thu Oct 15, 2015 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VX Adds DAL-LAS Ends DAL-AUS
Replies: 46
Views: 8331

VX Adds DAL-LAS Ends DAL-AUS

Effective December 1, 2 daily nonstop <acronym title="Dallas - Love Field (DAL / KDAL), USA - Texas">DAL</acronym>-<acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> flights whilst <acronym title="Dallas - Love Field (DAL / KDAL), USA - Texas">DAL</acronym>-...

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by globalflyer
Tue Oct 13, 2015 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Bullies Lady - Video By Pax
Replies: 178
Views: 27506

RE: AA Flight Attendant Bullies Lady - Video By Pax

I do not have an opinion on either side, I've seen the pros and cons on both. I am just curious as to what was said or done to throw a pax off of a flight?

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by globalflyer
Tue Oct 13, 2015 2:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Flight Attendant Bullies Lady - Video By Pax
Replies: 178
Views: 27506

RE: AA Flight Attendant Bullies Lady - Video By Pax

Just curious. This was a flight PMUS <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> <acronym title="Phoenix - Sky Harbor International (Municipal) (PHX / KPHX), USA - Arizona">PHX</acronym> <acronym t...

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by globalflyer
Sun Sep 13, 2015 11:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2015 NFL Charters
Replies: 68
Views: 16863

RE: 2015 NFL Charters

AA brought the <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (Municipal) (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym> Eagles to <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> this afternoon on a 777...

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by globalflyer
Sun Sep 06, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 1968-JFK-ROM-MUC-BER-FRA-LHR-JFK PA/AZ
Replies: 26
Views: 14220

RE: 1968-JFK-ROM-MUC-BER-FRA-LHR-JFK PA/AZ

What an amazing group of reports. You win hands down! My one and only PA flight was PA110 to <acronym title="Rome - Fiumicino (Leonardo da Vinci) (FCO / LIRF), Italy">FCO</acronym>. If I remember correctly it went on to <acronym title="Istanbul - Ataturk (Yesilkoy) (IST / LTBA), Turkey">IST</acronym...

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by globalflyer
Fri Aug 28, 2015 9:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Airways Cruise 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 940

Airways Cruise 2016

I was just curious if any A Netters were going to participate in the 2016 Aviation themed cruise in the Caribbean? The dates are 09-16 January. Ports of call are <acronym title="San Juan - Luis Munoz Marin International (Isla Verde) (SJU / TJSJ), Puerto Rico">SJU</acronym>, STT and <acronym title="P...

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by globalflyer
Sun Aug 16, 2015 6:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Part 2-1971-MIA-IAH-MSY-TPA-MLB-MIA DL And NA
Replies: 11
Views: 9374

RE: Part 2-1971-MIA-IAH-MSY-TPA-MLB-MIA DL And NA

I am so enjoying this time travel. Brilliant photos and wow you were on N4737. Gives me the shivers. Cheers!

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by globalflyer
Sun Aug 16, 2015 5:58 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: 1969- LGA-BOS-LGA -Northeast Airlines And AA
Replies: 22
Views: 15402

RE: 1969- LGA-BOS-LGA -Northeast Airlines And AA

Simply amazing. What a great travel back in time in the good ol days!

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by globalflyer
Sun Aug 16, 2015 4:31 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: PAN Am Boeing 707 Miami New YORK-JFK 1972
Replies: 52
Views: 29405

RE: PAN Am Boeing 707 Miami New YORK-JFK 1972

Absolutely BRILLIANT! So fascinating bit of history!!! Cheers!

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by globalflyer
Wed Aug 12, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Asks How Its Hurting ATL-DXB When Its 85% Full?
Replies: 90
Views: 23085

RE: EK Asks How Its Hurting ATL-DXB When Its 85% Full?

Does anyone think this may delay <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> from entering the <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> market? used to commute to <acronym titl...

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by globalflyer
Wed Aug 12, 2015 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disabled Aircraft On Runway At ATL
Replies: 0
Views: 1476

Disabled Aircraft On Runway At ATL

Flightaware shows that KATL is experiencing 30-45minute delays and increasing due to a disabled aircraft? Anyone there know if there is an incident?

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by globalflyer
Sun Jul 05, 2015 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The ATL Thread - Part 2
Replies: 143
Views: 16946

RE: The ATL Thread - Part 2

Yes <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> now has 2 daily nonstop to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> and one daily to <acronym title="Manchester - International (Ringway) (MAN / EGCC), United Kingdom AND Nampa - Municipal...

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by globalflyer
Mon Jun 22, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The ATL Thread
Replies: 214
Views: 19567

RE: The ATL Thread

Only a month earlier and still after TK. I still think EK will announce service and start before then to capture a fan base and get a leg up on the other two.

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by globalflyer
Mon Jun 15, 2015 5:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: African Travel
Replies: 14
Views: 1887

RE: African Travel

I have been to Africa 4 times. But only 4 countries so I am no expert and they were all for business except to Cape Town once. The Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya and South Africa. I do NOT recommend the Sudan. I liked Kenya and went on a safari whilst there. Ethiopia is quite nice. I wish I had more time to...

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by globalflyer
Mon Jun 15, 2015 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK To ATL Daily 77W, Starting May 2016
Replies: 63
Views: 11275

RE: TK To ATL Daily 77W, Starting May 2016

This is fantastic news for <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson Int (The William B Hartsfield / Municipal / Candler Field) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>. Finally a choice. I am Star Gold with <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym> (Elite Plus in their programme). <acrony...

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