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by clickhappy
Wed May 06, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit (Baldanza) Gets No Respect
Replies: 31
Views: 3150

RE: Spirit (Baldanza) Gets No Respect

These are interesting facts: <i>Total revenue per available seat mile ("RASM") for the first quarter 2015 decreased 9.9 percent compared to the first quarter 2014 on a capacity increase of 25.0 percent. The RASM decrease was primarily driven by a 7.8 percent decrease in average yield due to the ramp...

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by clickhappy
Wed May 06, 2015 5:28 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Wide Angle Lens Flight Deck Crop Sensor
Replies: 13
Views: 4417

RE: Wide Angle Lens Flight Deck Crop Sensor

The easiest thing to do would use the Photo Search Engine and select Boeing 737 as the Aircraft Type and Flight Decks as the Category. I would then look for the type of photo you are hoping to take and look for any comments the photog may have uploaded. Here are a couple of examples: <br/><table ali...

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by clickhappy
Tue May 05, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA Retro Jet?
Replies: 26
Views: 8803

RE: TWA Retro Jet?

Any idea on what scheme the Air Cal (or hopefully Air California) jet will be?

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by clickhappy
Fri May 01, 2015 10:26 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Headscreeners Confusion.
Replies: 4
Views: 3476

RE: Headscreeners Confusion.

The only confusion would be your unfamiliarity with our rules regarding doubles.

The shots are clearly double, one being taken at a higher altitude. You knew the photo was previously removed, with a note explaining why, yet you choose to reupload it. That is why you were banned.

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by clickhappy
Thu Apr 23, 2015 8:35 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: The 16x9 Ratio Images Thread
Replies: 5
Views: 4079

RE: The 16x9 Ratio Images Thread

Actually a much better crop at this size. The 16 x 9 version had most of the engine cut off.

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by clickhappy
Thu Apr 23, 2015 12:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 41
Replies: 202
Views: 61858

RE: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 41

Shots and audio of ANA 787-9 JA836A departing <acronym title="Everett - Snohomish County / Paine Field (PAE / KPAE), USA - Washington">PAE</acronym> <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/royalscottking/17053472839/" target="_blank">http://www.flickr.com/photos/royalscottking/17053472839/</a> <a href...

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by clickhappy
Mon Apr 20, 2015 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana Flying Russian Aircraft Into US?
Replies: 10
Views: 4792

RE: Cubana Flying Russian Aircraft Into US?

They would most likely use Airbus equipment like they do on their Canadian flights.

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by clickhappy
Sat Apr 18, 2015 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Cathay 777 Going Retro.
Replies: 34
Views: 23134

RE: Last Cathay 777 Going Retro.

B-KQX has "Our 50th Boeing 777-300ER" titles on it.

Think they will make Zeke fly it?

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by clickhappy
Thu Apr 16, 2015 6:45 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: A.Net Now Accepting 16x9 Ratio Images?
Replies: 15
Views: 5074

RE: A.Net Now Accepting 16x9 Ratio Images?

3:2 is the standard DSLR sensor ratio.

Perhaps someday we will entertain new ratios, but it won't be a discussion that takes place as a result of a mistake.

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by clickhappy
Thu Apr 16, 2015 2:02 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: A.Net Now Accepting 16x9 Ratio Images?
Replies: 15
Views: 5074

RE: A.Net Now Accepting 16x9 Ratio Images?

The 16:9 image is being delt with, it was a mistake. <i>That would be annoying given I just had a slew of size rejections for being 2 pixels off 3:2. </i> Your images were only 2 pixels off because of the bottom a.net border that is added on each upload. Remove that and you're off by 14. Our cutoff ...

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by clickhappy
Fri Apr 10, 2015 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Complaints At F9 Increase
Replies: 40
Views: 8280

RE: Complaints At F9 Increase

That's a pretty healthy operating margin. When does F9's fiscal year 2014 end?

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by clickhappy
Fri Apr 10, 2015 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Complaints At F9 Increase
Replies: 40
Views: 8280

RE: Complaints At F9 Increase

Frontier Airlines passengers filed complaints against the Denver-based carrier at more than seven times the average rate for the 13 largest U.S. carriers in February, the U.S. Department of Transportation reports.

Yikes!

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by clickhappy
Fri Apr 03, 2015 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Baseball Charters For Upcoming Season
Replies: 41
Views: 6435

RE: Baseball Charters For Upcoming Season

Seattle Mariners are using a 767-200 this year. Probably 767MW but unconfirmed.

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by clickhappy
Thu Apr 02, 2015 4:14 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Severe Vignetting - What To Do?
Replies: 24
Views: 4883

RE: Severe Vignetting - What To Do?

Your images are full frame, OPs shots are cropped, hence the non-circular vinaigrette. Or however it's spelled.

Never understood the fuss about dark corners on a blue sky, that's how it was before fancy RAW processing.

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by clickhappy
Wed Apr 01, 2015 10:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Air Pilots To Strike 04/02
Replies: 45
Views: 10719

RE: Allegiant Air Pilots To Strike 04/02

Any idea if this is a timed labor event, or open-ended?

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by clickhappy
Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where`s This Plane? (Flight Tracking Outside USA)
Replies: 5
Views: 2786

RE: Where`s This Plane? (Flight Tracking Outside USA)

My guess would be its a .gov owned plane used for drug eradication.

It has made many trips to Central and South America the past few years.

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by clickhappy
Thu Mar 12, 2015 1:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc
Replies: 24
Views: 9179

RE: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc

The plane didn't fly when it was in GUC. It was also quite cold, with temps in the single digits. Perhaps some sort of cold soak test?

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by clickhappy
Wed Mar 11, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc
Replies: 24
Views: 9179

RE: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc

That's great, good for you. But what does an unpainted 737-900 flying <acronym title="Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (BFI / KBFI), USA - Washington">BFI</acronym>-GUC-<acronym title="Seattle - Boeing Field / King County International (BFI / KBFI), USA - Washington">BFI</acronym> ...

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by clickhappy
Wed Mar 11, 2015 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc
Replies: 24
Views: 9179

RE: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc

This thread is ridiculous.

Why are you talking about a retro-schemed jet? It has nothing to do with the topic.

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by clickhappy
Wed Mar 11, 2015 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc
Replies: 24
Views: 9179

RE: Unpainted DL B739ER Seen At Kguc

Dude, if you're going to steal my Tweet you could at least give me credit   

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by clickhappy
Wed Mar 11, 2015 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska And SAT
Replies: 4
Views: 2263

RE: Alaska And SAT

Both times I have flown it the loads were 100%, but the fare was fairly low $250/RT.

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by clickhappy
Sat Mar 07, 2015 8:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Examples Of DB Images With "Point And Shoot" Cams
Replies: 25
Views: 5847

RE: Examples Of DB Images With "Point And Shoot" Cams

How about some P&S action shots? <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Airborne-Express/Boeing-767-281/1550287/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Airborne-Express/Boeing-767-281/1550287/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<br/><img...

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by clickhappy
Fri Feb 20, 2015 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Report Says Gulf Airlines Got $39B Subsidies
Replies: 121
Views: 17123

Report Says Gulf Airlines Got $39B Subsidies

Report Says Gulf Airlines Got $39B (With More to Come) in Illegal Subsidies <i>The subsidies come in forms including cash grants, interest-free loans and favorable contracts with airports, vendors and suppliers funded and generally owned by the governments, the report said. They inevitably reflect c...

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by clickhappy
Thu Feb 19, 2015 3:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Estate Auction Find
Replies: 14
Views: 4096

RE: Estate Auction Find

I'm not a copyright lawyer but my understanding is, unless specifically agreed upon by the seller, the copyright belongs to the person who created the image.

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by clickhappy
Wed Feb 18, 2015 4:24 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Estate Auction Find
Replies: 14
Views: 4096

RE: Estate Auction Find

Obviously the rarer the slide the more money it will sell for. For instance, an early 707 slide of a plane written off in the 50s-60s will fetch a fair amount, so will a short-lived combo like a United L-1011. If you want to browse some active auctions try <a href="http://www.airlinehobby.com/" targ...

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by clickhappy
Fri Feb 13, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Adding SNA-SEA And The Return Of SNA-MDW
Replies: 47
Views: 7341

RE: WN Adding SNA-SEA And The Return Of SNA-MDW

Any idea on <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym>-<acronym title="Santa Ana - John Wayne / Orange County (SNA / KSNA), USA - California">SNA</acronym>-<acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acrony...

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by clickhappy
Wed Feb 11, 2015 2:16 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: What Does This Picture Show To Us?
Replies: 13
Views: 5011

RE: What Does This Picture Show To Us?

A nice act by the photog to show the scene without any actual victims being photographed.

Well done sir   

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by clickhappy
Mon Jan 26, 2015 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F15s Escorting A B6 A320 Into Ksea
Replies: 45
Views: 18107

F15s Escorting A B6 A320 Into Ksea

Anyone with the gouge? Guess they put on quite a show departing PDX.

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by clickhappy
Fri Jan 23, 2015 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Take Delivery Of First 787-8 Today (1/23)
Replies: 86
Views: 19581

RE: AA To Take Delivery Of First 787-8 Today (1/23)

Those photos are terrible. Why anyone would shoot an <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> bird in shit light is beyond me  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/embarrassed.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/>  I imagine there are peop...

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by clickhappy
Thu Jan 15, 2015 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767s To Hawaii
Replies: 34
Views: 8314

RE: 767s To Hawaii

1988 was the first year of ETOPS 180. I believe you had to have a one year experience with succesful 120 ETOPS before you could be eligible for 180. The 777 was the first plane delivered from the factory capable of ETOPS 180, unless you were flying in Europe.

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by clickhappy
Thu Jan 15, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier Pauses Learjet 85 Program
Replies: 29
Views: 7113

RE: Bombardier Pauses Learjet 85 Program

Does this mean the 60XR will continue to be offered?

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by clickhappy
Tue Jan 13, 2015 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports Of Faded Glory?
Replies: 103
Views: 18690

RE: Airports Of Faded Glory?

How about ONT? Or DET?

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by clickhappy
Wed Dec 24, 2014 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's NB China Sales Running Dry!
Replies: 22
Views: 9640

RE: Boeing's NB China Sales Running Dry!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/travelhound" class="quote" target="_blank">travelhound</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>Chinese carriers only have 737 MAX...

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by clickhappy
Tue Dec 23, 2014 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's NB China Sales Running Dry!
Replies: 22
Views: 9640

RE: Boeing's NB China Sales Running Dry!

Air China just ordered 60 737 today, with deliveries starting in 2016 (aka CEO).

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by clickhappy
Mon Dec 22, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus To Sue Skymark
Replies: 35
Views: 17937

RE: Airbus To Sue Skymark

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/planesmart" class="quote" target="_blank">planesmart</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i> but USD is no longer the universal ...

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by clickhappy
Wed Dec 17, 2014 2:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transaero And The A380
Replies: 8
Views: 6963

RE: Transaero And The A380

rotating14 - not sure what you mean? There are no new build narrow-body freighters built by Boeing. They are 737's.

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by clickhappy
Wed Dec 17, 2014 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transaero And The A380
Replies: 8
Views: 6963

RE: Transaero And The A380

Boeing is feeling the pinch. There are at least two painted NTU's currently at BFI.

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by clickhappy
Wed Dec 10, 2014 8:32 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Airliners.net Doesn't Want Your Photos!
Replies: 49
Views: 4686

RE: Airliners.net Doesn't Want Your Photos!

Age: 16-20

Imagine my shock.

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by clickhappy
Tue Dec 09, 2014 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oops: 757F In-flight Opening Of Cargo Door
Replies: 27
Views: 15406

RE: Oops: 757F In-flight Opening Of Cargo Door

Check this shot out: <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Tampa-Colombia/McDonnell-Douglas-DC-8-63(F)/0203157/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Tampa-Colombia/McDonnell-Douglas-DC-8-63(F)/0203157/M/" target="_blank">View Medium<...

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by clickhappy
Mon Dec 08, 2014 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats's Going On With 787 Cn 34505/12
Replies: 1
Views: 2278

RE: Whats's Going On With 787 Cn 34505/12

Well, it was towed to the EMC after Thanksgiving: <br/><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/photo/Untitled-(All-Nippon/Boeing-787-8-Dreamliner/2553134/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/photo/Untitled-(All-Nippon/Boeing-787-8-Dreamliner/2553134/M...

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by clickhappy
Mon Dec 08, 2014 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phenom 100 Crashes In Maryland
Replies: 60
Views: 20674

RE: Phenom 100 Crashes In Maryland

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/infiniti329" class="quote" target="_blank">infiniti329</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>First incident/accident of a Phenom ...

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by clickhappy
Sun Dec 07, 2014 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B764 First Aircraft With New Technology Wingtips?
Replies: 34
Views: 17030

RE: B764 First Aircraft With New Technology Wingtips?

The guy who designed the 764 wingtips went on the develop golf balls for Callaway Golf.

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by clickhappy
Wed Dec 03, 2014 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirIndia (AI) Received Compensation From Boeing.
Replies: 6
Views: 4805

RE: AirIndia (AI) Received Compensation From Boeing.

<i>The number of overall flights cancelled and delayed between August and October this year were 771 and 9,836 respectively, he said.</i> Of those delays "there were 238 instances of delays of Boeing 787 flights which had occurred till November 18 this year" which means the 787 is the least of AI's ...

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by clickhappy
Wed Dec 03, 2014 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Terror Threat - All Carry Ons May Get Banned In EU
Replies: 65
Views: 20747

RE: Terror Threat - All Carry Ons May Get Banned In EU

Forget flying all together, just get rid of airplanes. Cuts emissions and noise, reduces terror, fixes global warming, cancer, and every other nasty thing you can think of.

What's not to like?

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by clickhappy
Sat Nov 29, 2014 2:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unmarked 744 At MHV
Replies: 12
Views: 5439

RE: Unmarked 744 At MHV

It's not the ANZ 744 as it has a grey lower half, a la LH.

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by clickhappy
Sun Nov 23, 2014 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is In Wendover, Utah?
Replies: 46
Views: 9402

RE: What Is In Wendover, Utah?

Don't think Sun Country ever flew there, but Casino Express, then Xtra did. Casino Express moved from Elko to Wendover around 2007 IIRC.

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by clickhappy
Sun Nov 23, 2014 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CNN: Airlines Eliminating Seat Back Screens
Replies: 51
Views: 24448

RE: CNN: Airlines Eliminating Seat Back Screens

Well, for one, onboard wireless speeds can be very slow, and in many cases not even available (using GoGo as an example). Seatback systems use onboard content, not streamed. There are also other things the screens can be used for, for example, ordering food.

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by clickhappy
Sun Nov 23, 2014 3:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is In Wendover, Utah?
Replies: 46
Views: 9402

RE: What Is In Wendover, Utah?

The airport and base are also rich with history. I wonder if this is still there? <br/><table align="center" border="0" width="500"><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/0294517/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/029451...

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