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by dimoko
Thu Feb 08, 2007 4:22 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Silverjet LTN-EWR Trip Report With Pics
Replies: 48
Views: 33187

RE: Silverjet LTN-EWR Trip Report With Pics

i love the pictures! its nice to get a glimpse into these luxury carriers.

great pictures.

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by dimoko
Sat Feb 03, 2007 5:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation High School (In SEA)
Replies: 12
Views: 4025

RE: Aviation High School (In SEA)

There used to be one in cleveland, burke lakefront airport, but it was closed sometime during the 90's i believe.

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by dimoko
Sat Jan 27, 2007 5:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines With The Best TV Commercials
Replies: 23
Views: 5858

RE: Airlines With The Best TV Commercials

CO has some great commercials <object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/muDl14cy-vo"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/muDl14cy-vo" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="42...

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by dimoko
Wed Jan 24, 2007 3:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Opinions On A Milage Run
Replies: 2
Views: 4346

RE: Opinions On A Milage Run

well, it isnt just for spendable miles, i also would like to fly the 757 across the pond, and the 777 back!

i am afterall an enthusiast!

and i just found farecompare.com myself, and it is just what i have been looking for.

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by dimoko
Mon Jan 22, 2007 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Test FRA-ORD
Replies: 34
Views: 10224

RE: A380 Test FRA-ORD

keep us posted! i would love to meet up with some folks at ORD to watch this baby come in. ill make the trip from CLE

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by dimoko
Sun Jan 21, 2007 9:39 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Large Scale Airport Model
Replies: 3
Views: 6351

Large Scale Airport Model

Hi everyone, i have a large attic in my house, and right now it just collects dust. i have an ambitious idea to build a model airport up there. I do not know what scale to go for, that will probably be determined by plane avaiablity, as i think i have ample size. i have a friend who is in school to ...

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by dimoko
Fri Jan 19, 2007 6:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Michael Vick Caught By TSA In MIA
Replies: 50
Views: 9072

RE: Michael Vick Caught By TSA In MIA

here is the worst part, from a yahoo.com article <i>Vick reluctantly surrendered a water bottle to security at Miami International Airport that smelled like marijuana and contained a substance in a hidden compartment. He was not arrested and was allowed to board an AirTran flight that landed in Atla...

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by dimoko
Fri Jan 19, 2007 3:46 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Opinions On A Milage Run
Replies: 2
Views: 4346

Opinions On A Milage Run

Hi all, was looking around in taking a trip somewhere, and got an offer from <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> that i might not be able to refuse! they are offereing 2000 bonus miles for trips from <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">...

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by dimoko
Wed Jan 17, 2007 5:17 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Korean Air ORD-ICN-ORD
Replies: 63
Views: 26923

RE: Korean Air ORD-ICN-ORD

I flew on KE38 in november and i loved the service. the western meals were good, and the <acronym title="Avianca (Colombia)">AV</acronym> on demand system was excellent. I flew <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> home and the service was ok, but the <acronym title="Dragonair (China...

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by dimoko
Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Daytripping Ideas?
Replies: 9
Views: 2309

RE: Daytripping Ideas?

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by dimoko
Sat Jan 13, 2007 6:16 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My Asian Adventure! Part 1, (lots Of Pics!)
Replies: 15
Views: 9942

RE: My Asian Adventure! Part 1, (lots Of Pics!)

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by dimoko
Fri Jan 12, 2007 8:49 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Daytripping Ideas?
Replies: 9
Views: 2309

RE: Daytripping Ideas?

i have been to a lot of places. <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> <acronym title="Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH / KIAH), USA - Texas">IAH</acronym> <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carol...

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by dimoko
Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:52 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: F-Class On ANA: Champagne, Food And Sleep
Replies: 19
Views: 11757

RE: F-Class On ANA: Champagne, Food And Sleep

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by dimoko
Fri Jan 12, 2007 5:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Daytripping Ideas?
Replies: 9
Views: 2309

Daytripping Ideas?

Since i haven't flown since November, when on a 2 week trip i flew every other day, i am starting to get the itch again. was thinking about taking a daytrip, flying out in the morning, spending some time in an airport spotting and flying home. Maybe throw in a night in an airport hotel. my home airp...

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by dimoko
Tue Jan 09, 2007 5:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My Asian Adventure! Part 1, (lots Of Pics!)
Replies: 15
Views: 9942

RE: My Asian Adventure! Part 1, (lots Of Pics!)

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by dimoko
Mon Jan 08, 2007 9:27 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: My Asian Adventure! Part 1, (lots Of Pics!)
Replies: 15
Views: 9942

My Asian Adventure! Part 1, (lots Of Pics!)

Hello all, i took this trip in November, and i have been procrastinating the trip report for some time. but since most of my trips are dull, i thought it appropriate that when i take an interesting one i report it! As it was a few months ago, i dont have all the details, but i have airlines, and des...

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by dimoko
Sun Jan 07, 2007 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Florida Gators Charters To PHX?
Replies: 16
Views: 3283

RE: Florida Gators Charters To PHX?

Interesting to see the increased traffic.

let me see if anyone picks up on this.

O-H!!!!

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by dimoko
Mon Dec 25, 2006 9:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stop Complaining, China Tells Air Passengers
Replies: 21
Views: 8633

RE: Stop Complaining, China Tells Air Passengers

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by dimoko
Sat Dec 23, 2006 1:26 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: PHX-LAS-ATL-CLE On HP,DL, 47 Pics!
Replies: 17
Views: 13921

RE: PHX-LAS-ATL-CLE On HP,DL, 47 Pics!

Mono, great report.

let me ask you something, does it seem like no matter what time you schedule a flight, it arrives in cleveland at 11:00pm...because that is what happens to me!

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by dimoko
Fri Dec 22, 2006 3:51 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: FRA To LYS On A Nice Clear Day, LH (B733), 14 Pix
Replies: 17
Views: 7357

RE: FRA To LYS On A Nice Clear Day, LH (B733), 14 Pix

funny about the snacks on foriegn airlines...they give you a stern look and a half a sprite on a 4 hour flight in the states and on many of the jaunts i took in asia, i got a great meal!

great report!

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by dimoko
Thu Dec 21, 2006 4:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Livery On The 747?
Replies: 35
Views: 8548

RE: Best Livery On The 747?

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by dimoko
Fri Nov 03, 2006 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asian Rules And Regs
Replies: 1
Views: 2766

Asian Rules And Regs

Hello all, i am going to be taking a business trip to Asia starting tomorrow. my routing is <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 1193 03NOV CLEORD 600A 622A <acronym title="Korean Air">KE</acronym> 38 03NOV ORDICN 1140A 435P#1 <acronym title="Korean Air">KE</acronym> 1405 04NOV ICNPUS...

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by dimoko
Sat Oct 28, 2006 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports Very Near One Another
Replies: 80
Views: 11837

RE: Airports Very Near One Another

CAK and ATA are 8 miles apart.

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by dimoko
Thu Oct 26, 2006 9:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Gifts And/or Tips For FAs
Replies: 37
Views: 6595

RE: Gifts And/or Tips For FAs

here is my question then, where is the best place in ORD to find a nice box of chocolates?

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by dimoko
Tue Oct 24, 2006 8:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: My Upcoming Asian Adventure, Any Advice?
Replies: 3
Views: 3944

RE: My Upcoming Asian Adventure, Any Advice?

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by dimoko
Sun Oct 22, 2006 1:07 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: My Upcoming Asian Adventure, Any Advice?
Replies: 3
Views: 3944

My Upcoming Asian Adventure, Any Advice?

I just got the final schedules for my trip to asia. Included in this are a few Chinese domestic flights. Any advice on these airlines or these airports? this is my first trip to asia, and my first time on <acronym title="Korean Air">KE</acronym> <acronym title="Dragonair (China)">KA</acronym> and su...

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by dimoko
Fri Oct 20, 2006 2:54 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: International Lounges For Economy Passengers
Replies: 0
Views: 3573

International Lounges For Economy Passengers

Travelling to asia in early november, tentative route is. <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE / KCLE), USA - Ohio">CLE</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="Seoul - Incheon International (ICN / RKSI), S...

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by dimoko
Mon Oct 16, 2006 9:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CLE-SAT Then SAT-IAH-CLE With Pics-a-plenty
Replies: 9
Views: 5954

RE: CLE-SAT Then SAT-IAH-CLE With Pics-a-plenty

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by dimoko
Thu Oct 12, 2006 9:20 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CLE-SAT Then SAT-IAH-CLE With Pics-a-plenty
Replies: 9
Views: 5954

RE: CLE-SAT Then SAT-IAH-CLE With Pics-a-plenty

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by dimoko
Thu Oct 12, 2006 10:42 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CLE-SAT Then SAT-IAH-CLE With Pics-a-plenty
Replies: 9
Views: 5954

CLE-SAT Then SAT-IAH-CLE With Pics-a-plenty

Hello again all, things have been busy for me lately, but i just returned from a great trip to San Antonio texas with some great flying adventures to boot. So here we go. Friend of mine just got out of the Air Force and has decided to stay in San Antonio, Texas so me and a friend went down to visit ...

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by dimoko
Sun Sep 24, 2006 12:33 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's Your Next Commercial Flight?
Replies: 98
Views: 9474

RE: What's Your Next Commercial Flight?

in 2 weeks. <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE / KCLE), USA - Ohio">CLE</acronym>-<acronym title="San Antonio - International (SAT / KSAT), USA - Texas">SAT</acronym> on <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> then return <acronym title="San Antonio - Internation...

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by dimoko
Tue Sep 12, 2006 8:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: From CLE To Korea And China
Replies: 2
Views: 5327

RE: From CLE To Korea And China

thanks for all the info, i just had my chinese translated business cards printed!

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by dimoko
Wed Sep 06, 2006 4:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: From CLE To Korea And China
Replies: 2
Views: 5327

From CLE To Korea And China

Hello all, planning a trip to Korea and China in about 2 months, and i wanted some input and experience from the group. planning to fly from <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE / KCLE), USA - Ohio">CLE</acronym>, some of the options are with korean air, and northwest. will either ...

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by dimoko
Sat Sep 02, 2006 12:08 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: BTV-EWR-CLE-BTV On CO
Replies: 3
Views: 6314

RE: BTV-EWR-CLE-BTV On CO

good report so far, being from the cleveland area im interested to know what you did during your weekend as well as the flight details.

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by dimoko
Sat Aug 26, 2006 4:52 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Digital Camera Binoculars
Replies: 1
Views: 3597

Digital Camera Binoculars

has anyone ever used binoculars with a built in digital camera? i think these would be great for spotting, and also for sporting events, as i like to get pictures of the action. i have looked at the bushness "instant replay" and some others, but do they actually work? or do they just stick a crappy ...

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by dimoko
Thu Aug 24, 2006 10:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: I've Been There...but Only The Airport
Replies: 145
Views: 7775

RE: I've Been There...but Only The Airport

i went to AMS, took a 3 hour walk around the city, then got on my plane to HAJ

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by dimoko
Tue Aug 22, 2006 3:11 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: IAH-SFO-IAH: 1st Time Non-Rev With CO Part 1 +pics
Replies: 28
Views: 10345

RE: IAH-SFO-IAH: 1st Time Non-Rev With CO Part 1 +pics

this is one of the best reports i have ever read, i love the style and commentary. great stuff.

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by dimoko
Mon Aug 21, 2006 9:11 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: JetBlue Flight Attendant Trip Report #5
Replies: 15
Views: 21310

RE: JetBlue Flight Attendant Trip Report #5

great report, i love learning what goes on behind the scenes!

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by dimoko
Thu Aug 17, 2006 12:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: "Airline" On A&E
Replies: 20
Views: 5026

"Airline" On A&E

Does anyone watch this show?

i dont know, it makes me not want to fly southwest airlines...its not that the people who work for the airline are rude, its the passengers, i rarely run into passengers like that on other airlines...maybe southwest gets them all.

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by dimoko
Thu Aug 17, 2006 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Case For Open Seating
Replies: 43
Views: 4732

RE: The Case For Open Seating

i like to get a window, but i may show up late for a flight..i dont want to get stuck in the middle seat just because i was late.

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by dimoko
Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Have You Ever Flown On A 'doomed' Aircraft?
Replies: 43
Views: 9912

RE: Have You Ever Flown On A 'doomed' Aircraft?

i know that seth macfarlane, the creater and many of the voices on Family Guy, missed the flight from Boston that crashed into the WTC.

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by dimoko
Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: resenting people in other cabins
Replies: 43
Views: 4964

RE: Resenting People In Other Cabins

i am too busy looking to see if there is an attractive young single woman in the seat next to me...it never happens

i will get in F one day

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by dimoko
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:15 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A Tiger's Growl: HKT-SIN The Return (pics)
Replies: 10
Views: 10121

RE: A Tiger's Growl: HKT-SIN The Return (pics)

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by dimoko
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cuyahoga Falls OH, To Put In Bay, By Helicopter
Replies: 14
Views: 8735

RE: Cuyahoga Falls OH, To Put In Bay, By Helicopter

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by dimoko
Wed Aug 16, 2006 2:04 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: New VARIG's Shuttle Service
Replies: 19
Views: 5219

RE: New VARIG's Shuttle Service

look at that snack! on US carriers you get a glass of water and a stern look on 57 minute flights!

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by dimoko
Tue Aug 15, 2006 10:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Turbulence
Replies: 32
Views: 3762

RE: Turbulence

i used to be somewhat afraid of it, but flying is so ruitine for me now that bad thoughts dont even cross my mind. i am more worried about the people coming to pick me up, or my car battery being dead in the parking lot than the plane. and besides, its all out of your hands at that point, whats goin...

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by dimoko
Tue Aug 15, 2006 8:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Heathrow Blues: BA LHR-JFK During Alert
Replies: 15
Views: 7960

RE: Heathrow Blues: BA LHR-JFK During Alert

i was wondering when we would get our first reports. sounds like a tough situation. i understand the threat, but the limits on liquids here in the states could get silly. no more gate checking a carry on only, not if you want to have any shaving cream or cologne! there have to be some good solutions...

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by dimoko
Tue Aug 15, 2006 8:10 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cuyahoga Falls OH, To Put In Bay, By Helicopter
Replies: 14
Views: 8735

RE: Cuyahoga Falls OH, To Put In Bay, By Helicopter

i am not sure of all the phonetic rules, so i will try my best.

cuy sounds like cayak
the "a" makes an uh sound
ho as in hoe
ga as in game

cay-uh-hoe-ga

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by dimoko
Tue Aug 15, 2006 10:01 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cuyahoga Falls OH, To Put In Bay, By Helicopter
Replies: 14
Views: 8735

Cuyahoga Falls OH, To Put In Bay, By Helicopter

Hi everyone, this is my second report, this trip happened last year, but i thought it was interesting enough to share. The backstory. My family owns a machine shop in cuyahoga falls, ohio. We are lucky enough to have a wonderful neighbor in our industrial park. He has a plastic injection molding pla...

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by dimoko
Thu Aug 10, 2006 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plot To Blow Up Aircraft Inflight Foiled [Part 2]
Replies: 208
Views: 20567

RE: Plot To Blow Up Aircraft Inflight Foiled [Part 2]

i know there were 250 posts on the original thread, but it must be said, kudos to the officials who spotted this, and took action against it. as frequent travelers, we must look past the inconvenience of it, it is better to sit on an airplane without an ipod, than sit on one with no wings, because s...

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