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by ojjunior
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn´t Boeing make a longer range 737 Max?
Replies: 22
Views: 3387

Re: Why doesn´t Boeing make a longer range 737 Max?

Hmm... a brand new version of the tuna can with LR or ULR?
They did, it's called 787.

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by ojjunior
Mon Sep 10, 2018 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Car chase on LYS runway
Replies: 17
Views: 4312

Re: Car chase on LYS runway

Loved the white helmets running in group...
Fast solving br French Police, kudos to them!

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First ANA A380 rolls out of final assembly
Replies: 140
Views: 30863

Re: First ANA A380 rolls out of final assembly

Turtle 1 has it's engines on already. So you know it's first flight is happening shortly. I can't wait to see her roll out of the paint shop all turtled up! Is Turtle 1 a new callsign when a certain President is onboard? That's when the Senate Majority Leader is on board! Oh I see, thanks for the c...

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: India-South America flights . Commercially nonviable?
Replies: 16
Views: 2124

Re: India-South America flights . Commercially nonviable?

believeinflight wrote:
The best I can hope for so far is a 5th freedom route through Europe by Air India, so maybe DEL-CDG-GRU


No thanks.

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by ojjunior
Tue Aug 28, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: British Airways deboards Indian family over ‘crying’ of 3-year-old child
Replies: 97
Views: 8583

Re: British Airways deboards Indian family over ‘crying’ of 3-year-old child

johnjayson wrote:
I don't know but today everyone has phones to take videos, why this case didnt have any clips or sound recording at all ? Seems suspicious

That's my thought too...
Any?

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by ojjunior
Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: For the detail-oriented enthusiasts around
Replies: 15
Views: 1743

Re: For the detail-oriented enthusiasts around

Yep, over wings doors missing. Original uploader said: "There were only 8 doors on the main deck where the 3rd pair of doors were removed and additional seats were provided. This arrangement was later abandoned after being criticized by the public for safety reason." Original pic here: htt...

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 24, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: For the detail-oriented enthusiasts around
Replies: 15
Views: 1743

For the detail-oriented enthusiasts around

What's unusual in this 743? :scratchchin:
Please don't look for the pic and read the caption, let the fun continue.

Mods, please move if this thread doesn't belong here.

Image

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by ojjunior
Wed Aug 22, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM to invest $400m in new interiors for A32S, 767, 787 and keep 777’s
Replies: 12
Views: 3775

Re: LATAM to invest $400m in new interiors for A32S, 767, 787 and keep 777’s

What does all this matter if they keep the same horses as FA?
I mean, in the Brazilian division TAM.

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: British Airways deboards Indian family over ‘crying’ of 3-year-old child
Replies: 97
Views: 8583

Re: British Airways deboards Indian family over ‘crying’ of 3-year-old child

Oh yes and just happened this to be the very first flight on Earth with no one ready to tape with mobile the FA saying this alleged words...
Of course somenone is trying to get some easy money. It happens all the time, everywhere.
Useless thread, should be blocked.

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by ojjunior
Tue Aug 07, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bigboy AN-225 Myria in a casual low pass?
Replies: 32
Views: 6285

Re: Bigboy AN-225 Myria in a casual low pass?

ish2dachoppa wrote:
Caught it in Pakistan during the 2008 earthquake relief efforts.

Image

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Damn, amazing pics... thanks for sharing. More maybe? :bouncy:

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by ojjunior
Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA line up at JFK photo.
Replies: 127
Views: 28980

Re: BA line up at JFK photo.

SJPBR wrote:
GRU is probaly where tou see more AA tails at the same time overseas


I count 5 here, if the quality was better we could see more in the distance.

https://s.amsu.ng/ceNB66aNbz7N

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 03, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hi Fly A380 operations thread 2018
Replies: 293
Views: 44914

Re: Hifly A380 Operating LGW-JFK

Armodeen wrote:
Honestly. Has any aircraft ever garnered as many threads on anet as the A380? :lol:

DL 744s farewell

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bigboy AN-225 Myria in a casual low pass?
Replies: 32
Views: 6285

Re: Bigboy AN-225 Myria in a casual low pass?

spencer32 wrote:
I think the Ukrainians might take issue with labelling the AN-225 Russian! :)
Beautiful shot though.

Fixed. Thanks for the advice.

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by ojjunior
Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bigboy AN-225 Myria in a casual low pass?
Replies: 32
Views: 6285

Bigboy AN-225 Myria in a casual low pass?

Well, it's just me surprised about this scene? This might be just another day for the Ukranian folks but damn, this is fantastic. Am I overreacting too much about it? http://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/3/8/5067837.jpg?v=v4e76cd96e72 Mods, please reclassify the thread if it doesn't belon...

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by ojjunior
Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!
Replies: 237
Views: 66387

Re: Photo(s) that made you go WOW!

What about this?
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Did anyone have seen before the Big Boy in a low pass? Or it's just me lost in time and surprised about it?

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by ojjunior
Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skytrax: Airline of the year is 'Singapore Airlines'
Replies: 101
Views: 10331

Re: Skytrax: Airline of the year is 'Singapore Airlines'

Are we still giving any credibility to something published by a paid company? The same one who gave 4 stars to Ethipoian Airlines once? Really? This again? :banghead:

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by ojjunior
Mon Jul 16, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Bolsonaro Approved Boeing/Embraer Commercial Aircraft Takeover
Replies: 79
Views: 21481

Re: Breaking: Boeing and Embraer announce merger

Well, might be nothing on their websites but last week Embraer's CEO Paulo Cesar Silva already addressed to his employees talking about who's gonna be "transferred"to Boeing hands and the Unions folks are already on fire due this: https://g1.globo.com/sp/vale-do-paraiba-regiao/noticia/func...

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by ojjunior
Thu Jul 12, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cargo Pilots
Replies: 11
Views: 2039

Re: Cargo Pilots

Cargo ATRs often go out for up to 9 hours. Flying with a friend, you could be chatting all the way, but most were just too tired to chat. Most typically spent the cruise sleeping in turns, especially in the early morning hours. Some people watch a TV show or film on their personal tablet, mounted i...

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by ojjunior
Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aircraft types without any preserved examples
Replies: 45
Views: 3172

Re: Aircraft types without any preserved examples

Copper616 wrote:
Freshside3 wrote:
ojjunior wrote:
So, where can we find any preserved MD-11 please?

Isn't FedEx still using them??


Yes. UPS is still operating them as well. Lufthansa Cargo as well.


Still. Cargo or Pax, any MD-11 open fot visitors somewhere?

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by ojjunior
Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cargo Pilots
Replies: 11
Views: 2039

Re: Cargo Pilots

Nice thread. It brings me back my main question which is: What 2 or 3 gents in a boring 10~12+ hours cargo flights do to spend the time besides sleeping, reading, chatting... whatever. Don't believe they have a TV or wifi available... Lots of long cargo runs at any time, specially the ones at night ...

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by ojjunior
Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aircraft types without any preserved examples
Replies: 45
Views: 3172

Re: Aircraft types without any preserved examples

Freshside3 wrote:
ojjunior wrote:
So, where can we find any preserved MD-11 please?

Isn't FedEx still using them??


No pax I presume...

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by ojjunior
Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aircraft types without any preserved examples
Replies: 45
Views: 3172

Re: Aircraft types without any preserved examples

Freshside3 wrote:
ojjunior wrote:
So, where can we find any preserved MD-11 please?

Isn't FedEx still using them??


No pax I presume...

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by ojjunior
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Spotting at Hong Kong
Replies: 11
Views: 1466

Re: Spotting at Hong Kong

On the way up to the giant Buddha you gonna have an unprecedent overview of HKG.
You have plenty of time, just do it.
And don't miss the 8PM buildings lighting show at Victoria Harbour.

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by ojjunior
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Any Whatsapp group for aviation fans?
Replies: 31
Views: 7800

Re: Any Whatsapp group for aviation fans?

firstofficer79 wrote:
Me too. I’d also be interested to join! If you guys are still active?


Hi bud, unfortunately it didn't work.
Just few folks and almost nothing posted so I decided to erase it.
If u find any other group please let us know.

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by ojjunior
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aircraft types without any preserved examples
Replies: 45
Views: 3172

Re: Aircraft types without any preserved examples

So, where can we find any preserved MD-11 please?

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by ojjunior
Fri Jun 29, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brilliant Aeromexico marketing
Replies: 18
Views: 4441

Re: Brilliant Aeromexico marketing

JayBCNLON wrote:
And I was considering flying them from my BCN home to MEX this fall .... no longer ! What a stupid ad ...

Looks like we have a German tied heart folk around...

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by ojjunior
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia nonstop to South America (question)
Replies: 38
Views: 6019

Re: Alitalia nonstop to South America (question)

BTW does anyone know the whereabouts of AZ 77W recently?

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by ojjunior
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP A339neo to visit Brazil and MIA for airport certification
Replies: 38
Views: 8512

Re: TAP A339neo to visit Brazil and MIA for airport certification

TAP on tour to Asia??
Or just the model, not TP one?

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by ojjunior
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Gear Before Flaps::PHL to CMH
Replies: 20
Views: 3252

Re: Gear Before Flaps::PHL to CMH

stratclub wrote:
On short flights could gear down first help cool the tires and brakes?


I don't think there's a flight short enough not to give time to cool the mains from previous takeoff...

But as a concept yes, it does. Speed is always a cooling system, see your car intakes.

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by ojjunior
Wed Jun 20, 2018 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand new expectations
Replies: 53
Views: 7332

Re: Air New Zealand new expectations

AKL-GRU or GIG onboard the brand new tuna can? No thanks, I stay with SCL connexion option.

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by ojjunior
Wed Jun 20, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is the route map dead?
Replies: 37
Views: 6248

Re: Is the route map dead?

I'm sorry but every airline in my country has and ever had printed route maps in their inflight mags. JJ, G3 and AD. The defunct ones also always had (RG, VP and TR), if you consider the main ones...

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by ojjunior
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 289
Views: 41149

Re: Football Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc

The Portuguese Football Association went all in, chartered the luxurious A340 from AirX Charters (9H-BIG) and slapped some stickers on it. https://www.abola.pt//img/fotos/ABOLA2015/SELECAO/2018/aviaodaselecao.jpg Isn't it the very same plane that brought Brazilian team from GIG to LHR a couple days...

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by ojjunior
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 289
Views: 41149

Re: Football Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc

andrejcheck wrote:
Uruguay used this huge classy private 777 to go to Russia.
It has place for 88 seats, dining room and bar.

Crystal Luxury Air B777-200LR


Apparently things are going very well in Uruguay, huh? :dollarsign: :dollarsign: :dollarsign:

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by ojjunior
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is The Real Difference Among Full Service, LCC and ULCC Carriers?
Replies: 65
Views: 5701

Re: What Is The Real Difference Among Full Service, LCC and ULCC Carriers?

questions wrote:
What is the real difference between full service/legacy carriers who have slashed their product/service offerings over the past 20 years and the LCC’s and ULCC’s?


Full service: You're a wealthy man.
LCC: All of us.
ULCC: Your employer is paying the ticket.

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by ojjunior
Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do you have any advice?
Replies: 18
Views: 976

Re: Do you have any advice?

No FRA please!

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by ojjunior
Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA pilot removed from cockpit.
Replies: 52
Views: 12728

Re: BA pilot removed from cockpit.

If we knew how many pilots flies on drugs and/or alcochol influence without anyone noticing... Also, ship captains, bus drivers, cab drivers, train drivers, truck drivers, dog walkers, baby cart drivers(sic) and zillion of others we're in touch every single day, anytime, anywhere and they're also no...

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by ojjunior
Wed Jun 06, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Only a man can run an airline."
Replies: 137
Views: 11373

Re: "Only a man can run an airline."

Slash787 wrote:
she sadly resigned last year as she got no support from the Government.

Because of... ?

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by ojjunior
Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM adding Munich
Replies: 54
Views: 6733

Re: LATAM adding Munich

You guys keep saying that LH won't like this, but I think they will have to suck it up. Why? Because JJ still have codeshare agreements with LH group. O6 still don't offer the same connectivity as JJ. JJ and LH still need each other. Let's not forget that JJ have also applied to increase frequency ...

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by ojjunior
Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM adding Munich
Replies: 54
Views: 6733

Re: LATAM adding Munich

Mistral1 wrote:
Great addition to the network. MEL, SJC, TLV, FCO, BOS, JNB, MUC... LATAM is on fire right now.

Incorrect. MEL won't depart GRU, but SCL.

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by ojjunior
Thu May 31, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL 744 phase out discussion thread
Replies: 612
Views: 209941

Re: KLM Started Phase Out Of The 747-400

How do you attach photos? I have quite a few nice ones! Click on the double commas at top right, then click in the "mountain icon", representing an image icon in 3rd row then paste image address of your photo (right click on your photo) in between, not your browser address of your photo. ...

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by ojjunior
Fri May 25, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Music in Airport Terminals
Replies: 90
Views: 6330

Re: Music in Airport Terminals

TasFlyer wrote:
Then there's this dude at SEA ...

https://youtube.com/watch?v=jzircVhkUjE

Loved it!

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by ojjunior
Fri May 25, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US-Brazil open skies agreement finally approved
Replies: 60
Views: 7057

Re: US-Brazil open skies agreement finally approved

Great, what will final customers get with this?

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by ojjunior
Wed May 23, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Tahiti Nui reveal brand refresh
Replies: 129
Views: 34892

Re: Air Tahiti Nui reveal brand refresh

PPVLC wrote:
I'm a big Christopher Lee fan ;)

Mr.Scaramanga is dead, please respect him. Bond either.
Back to the topic, kinda liked the new logo, hope the acft colors don't kill it...

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by ojjunior
Wed May 23, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA Gives Final Approval to 777X Folding Wings
Replies: 110
Views: 12604

Re: FAA Gives Final Approval to 777X Folding Wings

BobbyPSP wrote:
I remember reading that Boeing stated that losing one or both wingtips would not create a serious control issue

Would any of the folks at Boeing who said this be onboard of a test flight to check if it works? :scratchchin:

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by ojjunior
Tue May 22, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca to fly A330-300s
Replies: 42
Views: 11302

Re: Avianca to fly A330-300s

Bite me if we won't see it running GRU-MIA and JFK in a near future...

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by ojjunior
Sat May 19, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flights Over Windsor and Royal Wedding
Replies: 33
Views: 6479

Re: Flights Over Windsor and Royal Wedding

BA93 LHR-YYZ is operating today with crew members either named Harry or Megan https://twitter.com/flightradar24/status/997822219286994945 The cabin crew of 10 consists of 2 Harry's and 8 Megan's http://mediacentre.britishairways.com/pressrelease/details/86/2018_247/9763?ref=email :rotfl: Who said t...

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by ojjunior
Sat May 19, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st Aircraft in Lufthansa updated Livery. D-ABVM (B744)
Replies: 92
Views: 18415

Re: 1st Aircraft in Lufthansa updated Livery. D-ABVM (B744)

For some reason LH wanted to prove us that there was indeed a time when their livery looked great, stylish and classy... "even on a 748" as you say. I'm 100% with you but apparently they are really proud of what they did. I took the pic above last Apr, 29th and their official channel gave...

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