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by luisca
Sun Apr 28, 2002 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Easyjet 737-A320
Replies: 6
Views: 1630

Easyjet 737-A320

in another post someone said that easyjet had promised to change from 737-700 to A320 is this true, is their a article that confirms this. I had heard the rumor, but I hadnt heard any confirmation about this

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by luisca
Sun Apr 28, 2002 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Smaller # Of Pax On A Flight You've Been On.
Replies: 79
Views: 5817

RE: Smaller # Of Pax On A Flight You've Been On.

I was once on a 732 of Cayman airways, they did a charter flight from georgetown to panama city (panama) but the return was a ferry flight. My dads former boss in cayman (we lived their a few years during the noriega regime) invited us to cayman for four days, he had a freind in cayman and he got us...

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by luisca
Mon Apr 22, 2002 5:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA, KL, AF, SAS, US Replace 767, Who´s Next?
Replies: 36
Views: 2812

RE: BA, KL, AF, SAS, US Replace 767, Who´s Next?

I believe that if boeing wants to beat airbus they have to make the 767NG with more cargo capacity, they have lost a lot of orders due to this (KLM)

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by luisca
Thu Apr 18, 2002 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia To End MIA Mini-hub
Replies: 44
Views: 6086

RE: Iberia To End MIA Mini-hub

Chepos, the airport in panama is small, but it has 2 10000 feet runways, ILS CAT III and the best ATC center in central america, also, you probably came on copa, copas flights arrive almost al with only ten minutes of separation and leave about an hour later, returning in the afternoon. Iberias cone...

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by luisca
Thu Apr 18, 2002 8:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus For Delta?
Replies: 78
Views: 4395

RE: Airbus For Delta?

no hard fellings, I just find it hard to belive that boeing would not try to keep their relationship with delta extremely good. sorry if I made you fell bad.

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by luisca
Thu Apr 18, 2002 5:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus For Delta?
Replies: 78
Views: 4395

RE: Airbus For Delta?

Honestly "Jrlander" I think that your post is BS and that you are making up a story to cover for your first post. next time you post in airliners.net remember that you are not talking to people who dont know about aviation but with people who are very experienced in the subject. also, I dont think t...

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by luisca
Thu Apr 18, 2002 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia To End MIA Mini-hub
Replies: 44
Views: 6086

RE: Iberia To End MIA Mini-hub

I find your post hard to believe. do you have any prof of that requirement. I dont think that the US goverment would do such a stupid thing, Iberia is not the only airline that uses miami as a transit airport. it would also affect many other airlines, including us airlines

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by luisca
Wed Apr 17, 2002 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nice Set Of Tips!...(Winglet Questions)
Replies: 11
Views: 1559

RE: Nice Set Of Tips!...(Winglet Questions)

The 744 without winglets are domestically configured high density 747s used in Japan, the only tow users are JAL and ANA and they carry about 500 to 550 (correct me if I am wrong in the number) also, I think the first aircraft to use winglets was the 747-400 (also am not sure so dont flame me if I a...

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by luisca
Wed Apr 17, 2002 6:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus For Delta?
Replies: 78
Views: 4395

RE: Airbus For Delta?

Jrlander: "767-400's are already showing significant stress on the wings" were did you get that from, could you explain sor show proff that delta actually said that it was anoid with boeing and had problems with the 767-400, if so, why doesnt continental, witch uses it on longer routs have any probl...

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by luisca
Wed Apr 17, 2002 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help: Delta Vs Air France Inflight Service
Replies: 25
Views: 6382

RE: Help: Delta Vs Air France Inflight Service

Why does delta have such poor legroom in the 777?

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by luisca
Wed Apr 10, 2002 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oklahoma University Aviation Program
Replies: 8
Views: 2697

RE: Oklahoma University Aviation Program

i want to be a airline pilot so I would like your answers to be centerd oround that aspect. is Oklahoma University (at norman) really that bad?

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by luisca
Wed Apr 10, 2002 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Climb Performance Of 767?
Replies: 16
Views: 8960

RE: Climb Performance Of 767?

so you are having truoble with the posky 767 to.. I thougt I was the one that couldnt fly the plane. =)
thanks for the info. I guess Il have to change the flight dinamics...

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by luisca
Tue Apr 09, 2002 10:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Protests In Caracas For New Presidential Airplane
Replies: 13
Views: 2313

RE: Protests In Caracas For New Presidential Airplane

analazing the situation I think that Chavez wont last long in the presidency. A similar situation is ocurring here in panama with the puschase of a gulfstream by panamanian president Mireya Moscoso. Even though she critizised the money that former president Balladares spent. she is involved in corru...

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by luisca
Tue Apr 09, 2002 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asia Needs A Budget Airline!
Replies: 25
Views: 1646

RE: Asia Needs A Budget Airline!

I think that america also needs a budget airline even though I am panamanian I am getting tired of COPA´s monopoly due to Tacas financial troubles, their service is good but they are increasing prices to much panama-san jose is 380 dollars, panama-mia 400 dollars you do the math. Although I do think...

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by luisca
Tue Apr 09, 2002 9:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oklahoma University Aviation Program
Replies: 8
Views: 2697

Oklahoma University Aviation Program

I need to know what proffesional airline pilots and obviusly airlines think about OU aviation program is it as good as Embry Riddle??? At first I thougt about going to ERAU but some pilots have told me that it isn´t realy worth the money and that I should explore other options. I thought about OU be...

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by luisca
Thu Mar 21, 2002 10:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia @ MIA
Replies: 24
Views: 1862

RE: Iberia @ MIA

you forgot pty witch gets a A319 everyday. The latin american market is one of the most profitable markets for iberia. This due mainly to the high numbers of spanish living in latin america and that of the latins that travel to europe most of them go to spain.

luis
panama

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by luisca
Sat Mar 09, 2002 5:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I'll Admit It, Airbus Isn't That Bad
Replies: 37
Views: 4293

RE: I'll Admit It, Airbus Isn't That Bad

its amaizing that somebody can say that the A330 and A340 are better than the 767/777 <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> but realy. I preffer boeing becouse I think that it is a better product. but in the point of view of an airline they might think that airbus is bett...

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by luisca
Fri Mar 08, 2002 3:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do You Like Turbulence?
Replies: 33
Views: 2044

RE: Do You Like Turbulence?

I love it I landed a few weeks ago in panama with minor turbulence, the aircraft lost lift for a few seconds and almost everybody yelped.

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by luisca
Fri Mar 08, 2002 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Security Breecher Sentenced
Replies: 13
Views: 1536

RE: ATL Security Breecher Sentenced

this is the most absurd thing I have ever heard. He should have been aquited. he screwd up but thats not a reason to give him this sentence. anyone with common sence should know this. its over reacting to close an airport becouse one person breachd security.

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by luisca
Thu Mar 07, 2002 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAirways Names New President, Wolf Still Lurking
Replies: 9
Views: 1955

RE: USAirways Names New President, Wolf Still Lurking

in an airticle in airways magazine they described wolf and gangwall (ceo) as people ho in their preveiws jobs in other airlines had managed to clean up the number before selling it and making a profit becouse of their stock options. the same situation happend in tiger air, republic airlnes and unite...

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by luisca
Sun Jan 27, 2002 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Presence In Panama
Replies: 5
Views: 1284

RE: AA Presence In Panama

they used to fly 2 A300 flights and a 727 flight, untill COPA presured the goverment to make AA use smaller planes, COPA has a 737-700 fleet. AA has their own airport services and a hole section of the airport is for them and their partners. It is not a cargo building, the cargo section of the airpo...

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by luisca
Tue Jan 15, 2002 1:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats The Oldest A/c You've Flown On?
Replies: 81
Views: 3952

RE: Whats The Oldest A/c You've Flown On?

A boeing 737-200 of COPA airlines built somewhere in the 70's and a 727-200 from AA from the 70's also, thank god they replaced them with 73G

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by luisca
Wed Jan 09, 2002 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do You Know Where This 742 Came From?
Replies: 10
Views: 2539

RE: Do You Know Where This 742 Came From?

its registered for the dominican republic, look at the flag, the person that said its the panamanian flag should go back to school

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by luisca
Wed Jan 09, 2002 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Hidrofoils
Replies: 5
Views: 1255

Boeing Hidrofoils

a saw a program on Hidrofoils and one of them had in the yoke the name Boeing. I searchd in their website but found nothing, did they ever make them and if they did is their a website with information like how much were made and why their arent anymore in service, and where they are in service

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by luisca
Mon Dec 24, 2001 8:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Downgrades Service To Lima
Replies: 13
Views: 2542

RE: AA Downgrades Service To Lima

They used to fly to panama with the A300 a few years ago during december, january, february and march becouse loads are extremely high in latin ameria theis monts becouse of summer vacation, but panamanian burocracy made them use 727 (later 737-800) to protect copa (the national carrier) wich is by ...

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by luisca
Sat Dec 15, 2001 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Makes The 737 Look The Best?
Replies: 26
Views: 2648

RE: Who Makes The 737 Look The Best?

Copa's continental style livery  <img src="/discussions/graphics/love.gif" ALT="Love"> <br><center><a href="/open.file?id=174567" target="_blank"><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva">Click for large version<br><IMG SRC="/photos/small/7/6/5/174567.jpg" ALT="Click here f...

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by luisca
Mon Dec 10, 2001 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Will You Be Flying In 2002?
Replies: 53
Views: 4334

RE: What Will You Be Flying In 2002?

january 16

COPA 737-700 (newest in the fleet)
I alredy flew a delta 737-800 but the 700 is like a tricicle on hot rod engines (or so they say)

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by luisca
Tue Oct 16, 2001 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tower Air
Replies: 4
Views: 1343

Tower Air

Does tower air still exist? if they do do they have a website or something, are they a charter airline or schedueled service, what is their fleet. last time I saw one of their planes was in miami in 1997 and I havent heard of it since. thanxs

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by luisca
Fri Aug 17, 2001 4:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Boeing 737-800... What To Expect?
Replies: 10
Views: 13519

RE: Delta Boeing 737-800... What To Expect?

I flew on a Delta 737-800 from panama city(country of panama, not florida) to atlanta, its a 4 hour flight and I found it extremly comfortable, the coach seats were not cramped, you could smell that the plane was new and it had movie and audio and everything, i loved it, its not cramped at all, unle...

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by luisca
Thu Aug 16, 2001 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ¿Lima: A Latin America Hub?
Replies: 12
Views: 1806

RE: ¿Lima: A Latin America Hub?

i doubt that continental will establish a hub in lima, it would be competing with itself becouse it bought COPA airlines of panama 2 years ago and established a hub their, it has conections to every major latin american city and establishing one in lima would be competing with themselvesl continenta...

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