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by AA747123
Thu May 24, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NFL announces new national anthem policy
Replies: 68
Views: 2579

Re: NFL announces new national anthem policy

I dont think it goes far enough. If you are a member of the team, you will come out and stand at attention with your hand over your heart during the national anthem PERIOD! If you don't YOUR FIRED! Period!

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by AA747123
Sat May 19, 2018 2:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it
Replies: 310
Views: 8159

Re: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it

This is exactly why we need to arm our teachers and require them to undergo training in marksmanship, it should be a job requirement to get your teachers permit. Also we should put armed guards in schools and students who are say 16 or older and who have undergone marksmanship training to open carr...

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by AA747123
Sat May 19, 2018 1:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it
Replies: 310
Views: 8159

Re: God bless all .... sorry you got shot and killed and I can't do anything to help or stop it

This is exactly why we need to arm our teachers and require them to undergo training in marksmanship, it should be a job requirement to get your teachers permit. Also we should put armed guards in schools and students who are say 16 or older and who have undergone marksmanship training to open carry...

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by AA747123
Fri May 11, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump announces North Korea frees 3 prisoners
Replies: 189
Views: 5716

Re: Trump announces North Korea frees 3 prisoners

This is a true testament to Trumps power and influence as a world leader. Obama could not get them freed during his time in office. Here Trump got it done, and is bringing peace to the Korean peninsula, again something Obama couldnt get done.

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by AA747123
Fri May 11, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: University professor claims: Bombardier trying to sell CRJ900 to Iran despite US sanctions
Replies: 65
Views: 8911

Re: Bombardier trying to sell CRJ900 to Iran despite US sanctions

Bombadier is just doing this to spite the USA and cower to the lefties. If the Canadian government does not put a immediate stop to this and honor Trumps sanctions than the US should IMMEDIATELY cut all trade with Canada. PERIOD!

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by AA747123
Wed May 09, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump not welcome at Sen. McCain's Funeral
Replies: 152
Views: 5693

Re: Trump not welcome at Sen. McCain's Funeral

This is not only an insult to Trump it is an insult the the office of the POTUS. McCain is just a sore loser!

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by AA747123
Thu May 03, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AR EZE- PUJ 737 MAX 8 longest commercial flight
Replies: 72
Views: 10468

Re: AR EZE- PUJ 737 MAX 8 longest commercial flight

I really dont see the big deal with long range flying on narrowbody aircrafts. People used to do long haul international flights on 707s, DC8s with no IFE of any kind and never complained!

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by AA747123
Thu May 03, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump to create department of Religion
Replies: 167
Views: 5579

Trump to create department of Religion

Trump will create a department of religion to give religious groups more of a say in government. This is great news. I hope they create a law that will bring back mandatory prayer in school and teaching of the bible and religious values. That will go a long way into #MAGA https://www.washingtonpost....

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by AA747123
Thu May 03, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The continual assault on Trump by media and the left
Replies: 48
Views: 2289

The continual assault on Trump by media and the left

It seems as though every day there is a new lie from the media or the democrats about Trump. So far there has not been one ounce of proof to justify any claims. With Trump having to fight off all these baseless claims on a daily basis it makes it nearly impossible for him to rule the land. I would p...

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by AA747123
Thu Apr 26, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Resignation/Impeachment Megathread
Replies: 484
Views: 45996

Re: Trump Resignation/Impeachment Megathread

Trump will never be impeached or resign. He will be re-elected in 2020. In 2024 Pence will take the White House (two terms). And in 2032 my guess Donald Trump JR will take the White House for 8 years. Obama was such a disaster of a president I highly doubt a demacrat will ever win the White House ag...

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by AA747123
Wed Apr 25, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why didn't EA/CO Merge?
Replies: 20
Views: 3183

Why didn't EA/CO Merge?

Back in the latter part of the 80s both Eastern Airlines and Continental were under the holding corporation "Texas Air" both airlines were operated competitors. Why didn't Frank Lorenzo merge the two carriers. They both would have had great hubs in strategic locations. I think a merged air...

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by AA747123
Sat Apr 14, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines London service before 1991
Replies: 31
Views: 6465

Re: American Airlines London service before 1991

American began service to LGW in 1982 right after Braniffs demise DFWLGW with 747-100's AA later added another flight with a DC10. AA did not service to LHR until after the LHR route purchase from TWA.

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by AA747123
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump signs FOSTA law
Replies: 50
Views: 2032

Re: Trump signs FOSTA law

Prostitution and Sex Trafficking are the exact same thing, no difference. What girl says "when I grow up I want to sell my body for sex" NONE! They are all victims of a particular circumstance, and are more or less forced into this life. Anyone who partakes is guilty of facilitation of sex...

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by AA747123
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump signs FOSTA law
Replies: 50
Views: 2032

Re: Trump signs FOSTA law

99.9% of on line escorts are trafficked. I guessing you know this from personal experience. :eek: Finally paid off for John and Cindy McCain whom this is a pet project of theirs. Nice to see a solid bi-partisan effort. In the end, I suppose all these sites will just move off shore out of the reach ...

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by AA747123
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump signs FOSTA law
Replies: 50
Views: 2032

Trump signs FOSTA law

Donald Trump has signed into effect another great law. FOSTA which is a fight against online sex trafficking. It has shut down all online ads for escorts (99.9% of on line escorts are trafficked). It provides VERY severe penalties for men who engage in paid for sex. Trump is making good on his promi...

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by AA747123
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your most favorite car?
Replies: 47
Views: 1753

Your most favorite car?

Of all the cars you have owned which was your favorite? Right now I have a 2015 Mercedes E350 4Matic, which I really do like. But overall my favorite car was my 2006 BMW 325CI, a real blast to drive!

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by AA747123
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Why is Kia making a 60,000 luxury sedan ?
Replies: 30
Views: 1637

Re: Why is Kia making a 60,000 luxury sedan ?

IMHO if Kia and Hyundai (Genesis) wanted their high end luxury carlines to be successful they should have separated them from the mainline brand. Toyota separated Lexus, Honda separated Acura, and Nissan did Infinity. Part of the experience in buying a luxury brand starts with the dealership experie...

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by AA747123
Mon Apr 09, 2018 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 565
Views: 78216

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

I wonder if the 788-8's will have a different seating configuration in J than the current. I am not a big fan of the forward/backward seating

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by AA747123
Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G4 maddog off runway in Sioux falls
Replies: 7
Views: 2904

Re: G4 maddog off runway in Sioux falls

Glad no one was hurt... It must be a slow news day

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by AA747123
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: YouTubes assault on the First AND Second Ammendment
Replies: 115
Views: 4035

Re: YouTubes assault on the First AND Second Ammendment

I don't understand this sudden outrage over FB assault on the First Amendment. They don't allow anything sexual or nudes, so there is that. I am not being snarky or funny but they do not allow it. Just try posting nudes on FB and see what happens. The difference is that your first amendment rights ...

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by AA747123
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: YouTubes assault on the First AND Second Ammendment
Replies: 115
Views: 4035

Re: YouTubes assault on the First AND Second Ammendment

I don't understand this sudden outrage over FB assault on the First Amendment. They don't allow anything sexual or nudes, so there is that. I am not being snarky or funny but they do not allow it. Just try posting nudes on FB and see what happens. The difference is that your first amendment rights ...

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by AA747123
Sun Mar 25, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: YouTubes assault on the First AND Second Ammendment
Replies: 115
Views: 4035

YouTubes assault on the First AND Second Ammendment

YouTube will soon ban and delete all videos relating to guns and gun safety. Another branch of the liberal media continues its assault on the law abiding citizens who exercise their god given right to own a firearm and watch educational videos on the subject.

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by AA747123
Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dubai suggestions
Replies: 8
Views: 581

Re: Dubai suggestions

bagoldex wrote:
AA747123 wrote:
Will be heading to Dubai next month for a few days. Any tips or must see and do things? I heard at one of the malls there is an A380 static sim one can "fly" anyone try it? Worth it?


Whatever you decide to do, be sure to wear your MAGAt hat at all times.


Never leave home without it!

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by AA747123
Thu Mar 15, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So what IF Trump had an affair with Stormy Daniels
Replies: 304
Views: 12151

Re: So what IF Trump had an affair with Stormy Daniels

https://yesimright.com/stormy-daniels-b ... ontent=YIR
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Here is an article showing that Stormy Daniels is just making up this story for money.. shes bankrupt!

https://yesimright.com/stormy-daniels-b ... ontent=YIR

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by AA747123
Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment
Replies: 59
Views: 1784

Re: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment

Students protesting FOR gun control
This happens when students aren't taught 6 million Jews died AFTER Nazis took guns away

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by AA747123
Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment
Replies: 59
Views: 1784

Re: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment

[ I shudder at the thought.[/quote] This ^^ is a right wing fantasy. That hasn't and doesn't happen and it won't. We have a 2nd Amendment and it allows citizens to have and own firearms. It doesn't allow it absolutely, without limit or control, but we follow that law. Ifirearms per the law and those...

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by AA747123
Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment
Replies: 59
Views: 1784

Re: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment

ual747den wrote:
Really, your "god given" right? How exactly did god give you this right?
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..Ummm "One Nation Under God"

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by AA747123
Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA accused of wasting investor money
Replies: 48
Views: 7481

AA accused of wasting investor money

https://www.nasdaq.com/article/american-airlines-is-still-wasting-investors-money-cm933714/amp I would not say this so fast. AA has not placed new orders for these 45 retiring 737s, existing orders will. Also, this could help keep capacity under control and yields in check. AA will likely eventually...

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by AA747123
Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment
Replies: 59
Views: 1784

Student walkouts over 2nd Ammendment

All over the country students are walking out of class to protest our most important god given right, the 2nd amendment. These kids should should face severe corrective action up to expulsion from school.

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by AA747123
Tue Mar 13, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dubai suggestions
Replies: 8
Views: 581

Dubai suggestions

Will be heading to Dubai next month for a few days. Any tips or must see and do things? I heard at one of the malls there is an A380 static sim one can "fly" anyone try it? Worth it?

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by AA747123
Fri Mar 09, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to retire 45 737-800's
Replies: 112
Views: 25888

AA to retire 45 737-800's

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... -two-years

Wonder if AA is feeling pressure on keeping capacity under control?
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Well they are getting old, but still have a lot of life left in them. Wonder if someone else will pick them up??

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... -two-years

Wonder if AA is feeling pressure on keeping capacity under control?

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by AA747123
Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: So what IF Trump had an affair with Stormy Daniels
Replies: 304
Views: 12151

So what IF Trump had an affair with Stormy Daniels

So far there has been no evidence that Trump had an affair with Stormy Daniels. It is all fake news. But IF he did who cares? It was years before he even thought of running for President, and it has no affect on his ability to run the country. Clinton did far worse and had an affair while he was in ...

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by AA747123
Thu Dec 14, 2017 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: CX to leave OW for Star
Replies: 86
Views: 19399

Rumor: CX to leave OW for Star

A friend of mine who works for UA at IAD, just got out of a high level meeting with senior management from UA, and he was told on the launch of CX at IAD that CX will leave OneWorld for Star Alliance. Interesting news, wonder if BA/IB will join them at Star? I could see Quantas leafing OW as well gi...

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by AA747123
Wed Dec 13, 2017 1:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA IROPS Handling In Recent Snow Storm
Replies: 53
Views: 7827

Re: BA IROPS Handling In Recent Snow Storm

I flew through LHR the day after the event, it was still a complete mess with very long lines at the rebooking center, as well as the connections desk.O One good point is that there were no lines at all at security!. They had a huge sign up on the overhead board that read "If your flight is can...

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by AA747123
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will BA update their J seats?
Replies: 21
Views: 3055

Will BA update their J seats?

Just yesterday I flew LHR to LAX on the BA A380, although the food and overall service were excellent, I found the actual seat somewhat disappointing . I was in a rear facing seat, and I found it to be very claustrophobic, and when I went to get out of my space, I was forced to step over someone els...

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by AA747123
Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines MD-80 Retirement Discussion Thread
Replies: 652
Views: 132254

Re: American Airlines Sets Retirement Date for MD-80s

Will be strange to see an AA with no MD80's it was such a workhorse for AA over the years... Going to catch a few last rides on the great silverbird!

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by AA747123
Wed Nov 01, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The American war on Science and Common sense
Replies: 54
Views: 2433

Re: The American war on Science and Common sense

A FOX news research investigation has proven that there is no global warming or climate change. Rather natural climatic cycles. The strict EPA regulations put us at a manufacturing cost disadvantage over countries like China, India, and Mexico. I fully support rolling back most all EPA regulations.

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by AA747123
Wed Nov 01, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should Trump cut off Mueller funding
Replies: 54
Views: 3066

Should Trump cut off Mueller funding

Since it is not fundamentally easy for Trump to fire Mueller, he can however cut off his funding to be able to progress in his witch hunt of an investigation against the Trump administration and his campaign leaders. The arrests of Manafort and Papadapolis are without merit, and they will be found n...

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by AA747123
Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New SQ A380 suites revealed
Replies: 58
Views: 15271

Re: New SQ A380 suites revealed

That airvent in the ceiling is really ugly. I have never seen an airplane with something like that ever.

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by AA747123
Sun Oct 29, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: USA Gun Laws - My Opinion, what's yours?
Replies: 69
Views: 5501

Re: USA Gun Laws - My Opinion, what's yours?

I dont need a Cadillac Escalade but I like it I want it and thats what I bought. I dont need a semi automatic or full automatic, but if I like them then I should be able to buy them. I believe in a 50 state wide open carry, I dont believe in back ground checks of any kind. I didnt need one to buy my...

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by AA747123
Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United reports 2017Q3 earnings
Replies: 106
Views: 16532

Re: United reports 2017Q3 earnings

...There is much more at play than estimated $185 million weather effect. Overall UA cost rose, and its yields dropped. Its being squeezed at both ends, which means it op margin went from 16.8% in '16 to 11.1 in '17. Not good. I remember a time when an 11% percent margin would have been cause for c...

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by AA747123
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scrapping the first A380
Replies: 17
Views: 7386

Scrapping the first A380

The A380 is approaching 20 years old and with the second hand market pretty much nil, I reckon that within the next 5 years or so we will see an A380 get scrapped. Given its size will there be any special adaptation that will need to be made to cut her up?

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by AA747123
Thu Oct 12, 2017 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does AA's website show a 738 instead of a 7M8 for MIA-LGA 11/29/17
Replies: 10
Views: 3272

Re: Why does AA's website show a 738 instead of a 7M8 for MIA-LGA 11/29/17

AA,COM may just show a 738, as 99.9% of the traveling public could not tell the difference nor care less between a 738 and a 738-MAX Yeah this is most likely the case, but it sucks for us avgeeks who are trying to get snag one of the newest birds (or avoid it) I am sure that a.net will keep everyon...

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by AA747123
Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does AA's website show a 738 instead of a 7M8 for MIA-LGA 11/29/17
Replies: 10
Views: 3272

Re: Why does AA's website show a 738 instead of a 7M8 for MIA-LGA 11/29/17

AA,COM may just show a 738, as 99.9% of the traveling public could not tell the difference nor care less between a 738 and a 738-MAX

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by AA747123
Sat Oct 07, 2017 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's Wide-body Basing Plan
Replies: 23
Views: 5739

Re: AA's Wide-body Basing Plan

[quote="boberito6589"][quote="DeSpringbokke"][quote="AA747123"]AA will also next year begin to reconfigure the 77W and will eliminate F and go with a 36J, 24W and I think it was 324Y configuration was the plan. The 321T

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by AA747123
Sat Oct 07, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's Wide-body Basing Plan
Replies: 23
Views: 5739

Re: AA's Wide-body Basing Plan

AA will also next year begin to reconfigure the 77W and will eliminate F and go with a 36J, 24W and I think it was 324Y configuration was the plan. The 321T although not a international airplane will go to the standard 16F 171Y and will mix with the rest of the 321 fleet

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by AA747123
Thu Oct 05, 2017 12:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which aviation museum is better
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Re: Which aviation museum is better

Thanks, I was leaning toward Aviodrome, as AMS also has some great opportunities for spotting

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by AA747123
Wed Oct 04, 2017 10:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which aviation museum is better
Replies: 3
Views: 520

Which aviation museum is better

I have some holiday time later this month. I am trying to decide between the aviation museum at Le Bourget airport near Paris or the Aviodrone museum near AMS.. Has anyone been to one/both? Which one do you prefer.

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by AA747123
Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 5th Freedom Rights
Replies: 7
Views: 1005

5th Freedom Rights

Just wondering if there is a list someplace of all the 5th Freedom Flights. A couple of years ago I got a GREAT price in Business Class on Lan Chile 787 FRA-MAD, didnt need to go to MAD, but I wanted to check out their 787. I have also seen great deals ok EK A380 HKGBKK (thinking of taking the plung...

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by AA747123
Wed Sep 13, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SF Bay area home prices!
Replies: 28
Views: 1649

SF Bay area home prices!

Well it is already insanely expensive in the bay area with average houses going for an average of $200,000 over asking price.. But this home just sold for a whopping $782,000.00 over asking... ALL CASH! http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/09/12/now-this-is-ridiculous-782000-over-asking-for-a-house-in-su...

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