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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 24, 2001 10:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whens 9V-SVE Going To Be Delivered?
Replies: 12
Views: 2172

RE: Whens 9V-SVE Going To Be Delivered?

What about the two 773:s that are on order 9V-SYF & 9V-SYG??? would be great to see some new and shiny 773:s  Big thumbs up

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 24, 2001 8:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 747, Close Ups...
Replies: 6
Views: 2374

RE: 747, Close Ups...

Please do so! I am interested  Big thumbs up  Big thumbs up  Big thumbs up

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 24, 2001 8:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: I Can Find Any Picture
Replies: 118
Views: 5990

RE: I Can Find Any Picture

How about SAS latest A340-300 , SE-REB ??? any pictures  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up"> good luck!!! tha...

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 24, 2001 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Alitalia MD11s Will Be Stored Or Sold?
Replies: 11
Views: 2178

RE: Which Alitalia MD11s Will Be Stored Or Sold?

But the 772:s aren't coming until sometime next year???
They must get a s***load of money out of the MD-11:s to want them out so soon....

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 24, 2001 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kaitak Approach Videos
Replies: 43
Views: 3228

RE: Kaitak Approach Videos

I've seen an Alitalia MD-11 video when it's coming in for landing at Kai Tak and that was probably the worst and hardest landing I've ever seen, smoke everywhere and the direction was not exactly straight forward either... I would not like to have been any of those main bogies..  <img src="/dis...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 10:18 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: OK, Now MY WTC Is Gone In FS2K...
Replies: 12
Views: 7093

RE: OK, Now MY WTC Is Gone In FS2K...

Microsoft can't just sneak into peoples computers and remove what's not supposed to be there so get it installed for the third time and it will appear <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> "In thrust we tru...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij NV
Replies: 12
Views: 1310

RE: Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij NV

I'm proud of my country's airline : FINNAIR Big grin
made in 1923...soon to be celebrating 80 years in the air.

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Watch This Landing
Replies: 38
Views: 3087

RE: Watch This Landing

Cute landing Big grin
Isn't RG the code for VARIG?

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates A340
Replies: 6
Views: 1369

RE: Emirates A340

Seems to me Airbus has the advantage here Big grin

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whens 9V-SVE Going To Be Delivered?
Replies: 12
Views: 2172

RE: Whens 9V-SVE Going To Be Delivered?

Aren't they out flying those routes that their A340:s were operating before they were sold to CX?

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Watch This Landing
Replies: 38
Views: 3087

RE: Watch This Landing

Hmm..was there a cargo shift..? Don't think so.
this was probably an everyday sight at HKG I guess..
Too bad I never managed to get there before CLK opened..missed it by two months!

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates A340
Replies: 6
Views: 1369

RE: Emirates A340

According to Boeing, the 777-200ER has a maximum range of 7.700nm so it should be able to fly between these city pairs. I don't know about the load capacity when it flies such a long route.

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM Livery
Replies: 56
Views: 3705

RE: They Have Changed The Colours

Yeah,they did a discreet "tidy" up of the colour but not too much,just perfect. I love their livery and I'd hate to see it gone! Those illustration samples by the way,reminds me of BMI don't you think??

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 23, 2001 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Anybody Know Anything About This Crash?
Replies: 11
Views: 3865

RE: Does Anybody Know Anything About This Crash?

Wasn't there also speculation on the landing being so
smooth that the sensors did not react because they
thought they were "still in the air" ???


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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 22, 2001 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Your Next Flight
Replies: 75
Views: 3149

RE: What's Your Next Flight

It will be ARN-MUC november 16th and return few days later..with Lufthansa I believe..they use CRJ:s on this route or at least they used to  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up"> "In thru...

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by cfm-56
Thu Oct 18, 2001 7:09 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Kai Tak Pilots.
Replies: 4
Views: 2814

RE: Kai Tak Pilots.

Lugano also requires special training.

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by cfm-56
Thu Oct 18, 2001 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I'm Flying SAS Mid-dec...need Info
Replies: 16
Views: 1811

RE: I'm Flying SAS Mid-dec...need Info

Hi, there are no visiting decks at CPH too bad but you have quite a good view from inside the terminal. I flew last year SEA-CPH with SAS in business class. Service was excellent,for entertainment they had a portable Sony mini tv-video that you had in your lap.In tourist they have the good old cinem...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 16, 2001 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Everett, Washington
Replies: 8
Views: 974

RE: Everett, Washington

Do they have tours of the Renton plant also? It would be neat to see the baby boeings' factory too  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup...

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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 15, 2001 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Everett, Washington
Replies: 8
Views: 974

RE: Everett, Washington

I visited Everett in june 2000 and it was super! I saw a Korean 773,Balair 763,Qantas763 on the Tarmac,fresh from the paintshop came one AA 772, China Airlines 744F I think they were even two, and inside the production hangar was also a CAL 744F. They don't allow any cameras inside but I sneaked in ...

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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 15, 2001 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Have You Had Same Crew On Different Flights?
Replies: 14
Views: 2632

RE: Have You Had Same Crew On Different Flights?

I have not had the entire crew the same on different flights, but I've seen the same flight attendants on different flights,and at SAS which is quite big, the chances aren't really great to see the one and same..  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img ...

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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 15, 2001 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Development Of An A320-NG
Replies: 1
Views: 1776

RE: Development Of An A320-NG

Hmmm...sounds interesting!
It would be nice to see,but that would almost mean
the death of the "original" A321 wouldn't it?
What about new engines for it?

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 10, 2001 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Has/will Have 757-300s?
Replies: 14
Views: 2303

RE: Who Has/will Have 757-300s?

Finnair is probably not leasing any additional aircraft this winter.They are releasing one MD-11 from the HEL-JFK route and placing it on routes to the Canary Islands for the winter. I sure hope they would lease the 753 it would have been cool to see that plane in Finnair colours <img src="/dis...

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 10, 2001 3:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Pratt & Whitney Logo
Replies: 7
Views: 2838

RE: Pratt & Whitney Logo

THANK YOU  <img src="/discussions/graphics/spin.gif" ALT="Smile/happy/getting dizzy">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/spin.gif" ALT="Smile/happy/getting dizzy">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gi...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 09, 2001 9:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: I Can Find Any Picture
Replies: 118
Views: 5990

RE: I Can Find Any Picture

e-mail me a perfect photo up close of the Pratt & Whitney logo and I shall be greatful  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="Big thumbs up">  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif" ALT="B...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 09, 2001 9:20 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: SQ 777 AMS-ORD Oct. 4
Replies: 35
Views: 4015

RE: SQ 777 AMS-ORD Oct. 4

As I remember these new 772:s are Extended Range and therefore used specifically on this route..? At least that's what I heard <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> I'd love to try SIA, I have only been on SAS and Thai routes to US and Thailand/Hong Kong. Does anybody kno...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 09, 2001 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pleased With 737-600?
Replies: 10
Views: 1825

RE: Pleased With 737-600?

As I recall SAS was not very pleased with the deliverytime from Boeing, they were actually interested in the 739 of course but Airbus was able to get their jets faster out of the factory..this was of course from some interview I saw on swedish television some time ago...Maybe If they would have wait...

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 09, 2001 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Flown Iberia Transatlantic?
Replies: 18
Views: 2190

RE: Anyone Flown Iberia Transatlantic?

Hmm...I have only flown domestic and intra-european routes with Iberia but I must have chosen flights with crews who don't like to work...not what you would expect from the praises you guys tell!I will try their intercontinental flights some day  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggthumpup.gif"...

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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 08, 2001 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS Crasched In Milan LIN This Morning
Replies: 166
Views: 19159

A Prayer Goes Out To The Victims & Families

This was not something we wanted on our shoulders after all that has happened the last 30 days  <img src="/discussions/graphics/crying.gif" ALT="Crying"> My thoughts goes out to all victims and their families. I live in Finland but I have always chosen SAS as my first option when travelling abr...

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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 08, 2001 2:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777-200LR & 300ER
Replies: 33
Views: 2310

RE: 777-200LR & 300ER

So, when can we expect too see a 777-300ER rollout?
Is anyone else than SIA customer for this model??

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by cfm-56
Sun Oct 07, 2001 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silly Topic...yourBoeing/Douglas "birth" Plane.
Replies: 104
Views: 2708

RE: Silly Topic...yourBoeing/Douglas

November 23, 1976 that's the closest I get to my birthdate Nov.27...anyway Lufthansa proudly received a new and shiny GE-CF6 powered 747-200
So, congratulations to them, my folks and to me Big thumbs up

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by cfm-56
Wed Oct 03, 2001 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Feeling Warm On A B747?
Replies: 12
Views: 1582

RE: Feeling Warm On A B747?

At least on the TG 744:s the temp control is by exit 02L
as I was sitting next to that exit and the FA was smiling every time she came to adjust the temp!

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by cfm-56
Tue Oct 02, 2001 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Feeling Warm On A B747?
Replies: 12
Views: 1582

RE: Feeling Warm On A B747?

I flew on a TG 744 HKG-BKK back in august -99 and I noticed the cabin attendant was adjusting the temp. all the time on a display next to the exit, I was sitting in the exit row. It seems it didn't work very well since she adjusted between cooler and warmer every half hour...I continued on a TG 743 ...

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by cfm-56
Mon Oct 01, 2001 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Was The Longest Flight You Had?
Replies: 60
Views: 4221

RE: What Was The Longest Flight You Had?

Mine was in August -99 VAA-ARN-CPH-BKK-HKG. SAS MD-80 first two segments, Thai 744 third and Thai 772 last to HKG. Total flying time was 17 hrs. I planned joining the small group of people flying over both poles next year...If I can cough up oh 7500 US$.. www.over-both-poles.com Expected total flyin...

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by cfm-56
Sun Sep 30, 2001 4:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Pratt & Whitney Logo
Replies: 7
Views: 2838

RE: Pratt & Whitney Logo

he he, if you can get a new one and mail it to me!  Big thumbs up

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by cfm-56
Sun Sep 30, 2001 3:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Are Delta's Md-80 Series Diff?
Replies: 12
Views: 3024

RE: Why Are Delta's Md-80 Series Diff?

I flew on an Iberia MD-87 in july, the configuration was
the same as in their MD-88 series.
I haven't flown in any of their older DC-9 so I can't tell if it's company preference?

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by cfm-56
Fri Sep 28, 2001 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Q 33 NY, Whats That?
Replies: 12
Views: 2065

RE: Q 33 NY, Whats That?

The best way to deal with it:DELETE IT AND FORGET IT.

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by cfm-56
Tue Sep 25, 2001 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific To Saudi Arabia?
Replies: 10
Views: 2576

RE: Cathay Pacific To Saudi Arabia?

Yes, CX will commence traffic on October 28th
on the new route Hong Kong - Riyadh
Equipment is told to be Boeing 777-200.

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by cfm-56
Sun Sep 23, 2001 7:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Pratt & Whitney Logo
Replies: 7
Views: 2838

RE: Pratt & Whitney Logo

Thanks a bunch! This was great!

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by cfm-56
Fri Sep 14, 2001 5:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Pratt & Whitney Logo
Replies: 7
Views: 2838

Pratt & Whitney Logo

I'm looking for a close up shot of the P&W logo
that is on aircraft engines.If somebody could please
take a pic or direct me somewhere where it can be
found I'd be greatful! Thank you

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