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by N757ST
Tue May 14, 2002 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Woes
Replies: 74
Views: 3537

RE: US Airways Woes

Flashmeister, totally agreed. Right now Airtran is Deltas thorn, but if they get into Delta's arena in the shuttle market, there will be war, and I think that Delta will start to kick some major ass.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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by N757ST
Mon May 13, 2002 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Woes
Replies: 74
Views: 3537

RE: US Airways Woes

All of you might think that Southwest and Jetblue might enter this arena, and maybe that is wishful thinking, but it is also highly doubtful. Most likely is US folds(and it will be a long time before this happens even if bankruptcy is filled today) you will see another cartel carrier come in. My gue...

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by N757ST
Thu May 09, 2002 8:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B747-400ER Coems Together
Replies: 18
Views: 1714

RE: B747-400ER Coems Together

I think they are also adding liquid matrix displays instead of crts.

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by N757ST
Wed May 08, 2002 12:04 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS2K2 Default MD-80
Replies: 6
Views: 6213

RE: FS2K2 Default MD-80

you can get a patch off of avsim to be able to fly all the ai planes as well

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by N757ST
Wed May 08, 2002 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Little Crj?
Replies: 8
Views: 1572

RE: The Little Crj?

Just a question, but would those flights even be profitable with only 40 seats if they are just a crj 600?Why take out 10 seats?

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by N757ST
Mon May 06, 2002 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: One Word To Describe...
Replies: 13
Views: 1606

RE: One Word To Describe...

Delta - 767
United- Grey
Northwest- Old(sorry  Smile )
Southwest-corndog
AA-shiny

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by N757ST
Mon May 06, 2002 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flights From YYZ To Florida
Replies: 4
Views: 2937

RE: Flights From YYZ To Florida

You can take Delta and connect through Atlanta. If you do, you can take a 767-400 or -300 from ATL-FLL or ATL-MIA.

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by N757ST
Mon May 06, 2002 8:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA MD-11's
Replies: 43
Views: 3754

RE: AA MD-11's

I always thought the reason was fleet consolidation and the fact that the MD11 did not preform as well as first thought. That added with the release of the 777 kind of put an end to the md11 for american. Hardkor, give me a break, the md11 is a perfectly safe aircraft and that was not the reason for...

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by N757ST
Sat May 04, 2002 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airtran Next Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 4921

RE: Airtran Next Cities

I highly doubt we will see AirTran at BDL, Delta has far to large of a strangle hold on that market, and Delta would protect it fiercly.

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by N757ST
Fri May 03, 2002 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Check Out This A/C Or?
Replies: 2
Views: 1506

RE: Check Out This A/C Or?

The russians had already done it, but it is still a neat concept.

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by N757ST
Thu May 02, 2002 5:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best/Worst Airport To Transfer At
Replies: 26
Views: 4697

RE: Best/Worst Airport To Transfer At

Best:

ATL
PIT
ORD

Worst:
DFW
IAD(easy, but can be a hell of a walk)

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by N757ST
Wed May 01, 2002 12:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best/Worse Airport You've Been To
Replies: 57
Views: 3817

RE: Best/Worse Airport You've Been To

Best- PIT and ATL

Worst- JFK

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by N757ST
Wed May 01, 2002 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Overpowered/Underpowered Aircraft?
Replies: 47
Views: 15033

RE: Most Overpowered/Underpowered Aircraft?

Agreed on the cheyanne, they usually get off by 1000 feet at my home airport.

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by N757ST
Tue Apr 30, 2002 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Fly To Your Airport & # Of Flights?
Replies: 27
Views: 7334

RE: What Airlines Fly To Your Airport & # Of Flights?

Bradley International Airport (BDL) Delta 2xTPA 4xMCO 3xFLL 3xPBI 7xATL 4xCVG Southwest 1x TPA 2x MCO 2xMDW 2xBNA 8xBWI 1xLAS(once weekly) American 4x DFW 6x ORD 1x LAX(new) 4x STL 1xMIA 2xsju American Eagle 3xRDU 3xJFK United 4x ORD 2xIAD ACA-2xORD 3xIAD Midwest 2xMKE Northwest 3xMSP 4xDTW USAir 5x...

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by N757ST
Fri Apr 26, 2002 9:28 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!
Replies: 81
Views: 7502

RE: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!

<img src=http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-display?photo_id=721170&size=lg> <img src=http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-display?photo_id=721177&size=lg> <img src=http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-display?photo_id=721179&size=lg> <img src=http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-display?photo_id=721183&s...

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by N757ST
Fri Apr 19, 2002 1:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!
Replies: 81
Views: 7502

RE: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!

Who ever asked, the delta 738 can be found at http://www.alliedfsgroup.com/

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by N757ST
Fri Apr 19, 2002 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways At Your Airport, How Many Flights?
Replies: 26
Views: 5407

RE: US Airways At Your Airport, How Many Flights?

Ok, this may not be entirly accurate, but this is what I can gather. BDL-23 flts total BDL-PHL 6 flights total 1xa319 1xa320 1xa321 1xb757 1xb734 1xdash 8 BDL-DCA 4x flights 3xa319 1xd328 BDL-PIT 5x flights 1xa319 1xa321 1xb733 1xb734 1xb757 BDL-CLT 3x Total 3xb757 1xb734 2xa319 BDL-ROC 2x Total 2xD...

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by N757ST
Wed Apr 17, 2002 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express 717 Firm Order
Replies: 33
Views: 3674

RE: Midwest Express 717 Firm Order

Elwood, as I said earlier the 717 cannot be used on the express segments, only the 732 and the 73G. The 732's are young birds and the only reason to replace them would be if stage IV comes to be. Now sure, you can have an easier transition from a md88-717, or you could not even bother and have fleet...

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by N757ST
Wed Apr 17, 2002 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express 717 Firm Order
Replies: 33
Views: 3674

RE: Midwest Express 717 Firm Order

Delta will most likely ever buy a 717 and cannot buy it for the the express segments. From what I understand, per contract, the 732 has to be replaced by the 73G. Will delta ever buy it, not likely, as said above they want to goto an all boeing fleet consisting of four types. The md90 and the md11 a...

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by N757ST
Mon Apr 15, 2002 10:00 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!
Replies: 81
Views: 7502

RE: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!

You can resize the photos using the strech/skew in paint. The NW dc-9, I am really not too sure where I got it, but it is a very crappy model when you get closer.

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by N757ST
Mon Apr 15, 2002 2:16 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!
Replies: 81
Views: 7502

RE: FlightSim Screenshot Competition Iii!

This is my first contribution to any of these contests, so hopefully they are not too bad. <img src="http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-display?photo_id=698421&size=md"> <img src="http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-display?photo_id=698425&size=md"> <img src="http://www.photo.net/photodb/image-displa...

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by N757ST
Sun Apr 14, 2002 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Lord's Airline
Replies: 5
Views: 2175

RE: The Lord's Airline

Do not quote me on this, but I think that airline was a religious charter airline that was going to run from the states to israel.

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by N757ST
Sun Apr 14, 2002 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 737's, Which Versions Are Still Produced?
Replies: 18
Views: 2216

RE: 737's, Which Versions Are Still Produced?

THe -100 was in CO's fleet long enough to get the white paint scheme, in fact I believe they flew until the mid to late 90's.

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by N757ST
Fri Apr 12, 2002 9:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anybody Have To Do An Emergency Landing On A Road?
Replies: 45
Views: 6253

RE: Anybody Have To Do An Emergency Landing On A Road?

We had a lady land a 152 on rt 9 in chester connecticut about a year ago, so yes, it is possible, but usually not the right decision.

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by N757ST
Thu Apr 11, 2002 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta, How Many Flights At Your Airport
Replies: 40
Views: 6987

RE: Delta, How Many Flights At Your Airport

Yeah, I noticed at BDL they seem to leave and within 2 min another plane comes right in, often waiting for the gate to open. I wonder if delta has any new plans for bdl, maybe a direct to SLC or DFW, but DFW already has more then enough flights from AA. Well, with the new terminal atleast I will not...

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by N757ST
Thu Apr 11, 2002 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Regional Jets Into Hvn?
Replies: 17
Views: 1543

RE: Regional Jets Into Hvn?

The packey has to close by 8:00

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by N757ST
Thu Apr 11, 2002 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta, How Many Flights At Your Airport
Replies: 40
Views: 6987

RE: Delta, How Many Flights At Your Airport

I believe delta only has 4 gates at bdl, at least the last time I was in there, which was about 3 months ago, maybe I am wrong though. Since you already mentioned BDL, I very occasionally fly out of PVD, so here it goes: I believe this is pretty accurate 9x flights 2-3 gates 4x Atlanta 3x Cincinnatt...

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by N757ST
Thu Apr 11, 2002 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Regional Jets Into Hvn?
Replies: 17
Views: 1543

RE: Regional Jets Into Hvn?

Yes, but it is just usex dash 8's

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by N757ST
Thu Apr 11, 2002 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Regional Jets Into Hvn?
Replies: 17
Views: 1543

RE: Regional Jets Into Hvn?

I would not rule out Delta RJ's, I know personally I would fly out of HVN over BDL anytime. I think the possibles would be ERJ's to ORD(eagle) or ACA to dulles would work. I do not think that we will see anything happen until the runway is extended, and they have been talking about that for a long t...

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by N757ST
Thu Apr 11, 2002 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Cities That No Longer Have Mainline Jet Service
Replies: 44
Views: 4271

RE: US Cities That No Longer Have Mainline Jet Service

I am surprised at the fact that ORH has jets yet HVN doe not. ORH is actually a bit closer to BDL then HVN and also has BOS within a close driving distance. Oh well, I bet we will see RJs into HVN once the runway is extended, IF the runway is extended.

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by N757ST
Wed Apr 10, 2002 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Flight 118
Replies: 5
Views: 2476

RE: Delta Flight 118

I know that it used to be a stop over in CDG, but I have not heard anything since. I doubt the 763ER has the range to do that non stop.

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by N757ST
Wed Apr 10, 2002 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Regional Jets Into Hvn?
Replies: 17
Views: 1543

Regional Jets Into Hvn?

Last week I was driving through new haven and I saw a billboard with a comair CRJ and a quote of something to the tone of a brighter future for tweed new haven. Do you think that his was just a sign to gain support for the expansion of runway 2/20 or do you think maybe the regionals (ie delta connec...

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by N757ST
Tue Apr 09, 2002 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Final AA 727 Flight.
Replies: 64
Views: 4911

RE: Final AA 727 Flight.

Sleekjet, as far as a major airline goes, I would imagine Delta, but in terms of all airlines, the fact that Pan Am is still recieving them means they will be flying for quite a bit more time.

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by N757ST
Mon Apr 08, 2002 7:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 727's?
Replies: 12
Views: 1446

RE: Delta 727's?

From what I understand, the md11 will probably be replaced by the 777. The md90 is leaving I guess because there are so few. I also will bet that delta is going to get a good price from freighter airlines for those birds.

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by N757ST
Sun Apr 07, 2002 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 727's?
Replies: 12
Views: 1446

RE: Delta 727's?

All of the 727's will be retired by the end of 2003.

All of the md11's and md90s will be retired in the next 5-9 years.

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by N757ST
Tue Apr 02, 2002 7:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Vs. ORD
Replies: 48
Views: 2893

RE: ATL Vs. ORD

Just thought that I would add a statement to all those people saying " Well, Atlanta has 1 airport and Chicago has two". Well, if you want to count all the airports, I belive that New York would have you all beat.

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by N757ST
Thu Mar 28, 2002 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World's Worst Airports
Replies: 64
Views: 3648

RE: World's Worst Airports

Although Bdl is great for sitting and spotting on the end of runway 6, terminal b is still a crap hole. I will admit, in the last couple of years, especially when the new garage was completed, bradley has gotten better. Bradley will be a first class regional airport soon, once terminal a is fully co...

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by N757ST
Thu Mar 28, 2002 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hubs For Regionals In US
Replies: 7
Views: 1649

RE: Hubs For Regionals In US

Comair- mco
Mesa-phx
aca-ord
skywest-sfo

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by N757ST
Thu Mar 28, 2002 6:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible AWA-DAL Merger?!?
Replies: 8
Views: 1588

RE: Possible AWA-DAL Merger?!?

Yes, I read that today too. I always thought that contintental even had stake in AWA, but I guess not.

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by N757ST
Wed Mar 27, 2002 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible AWA-DAL Merger?!?
Replies: 8
Views: 1588

Possible AWA-DAL Merger?!?

I did not see this posted here so I thought I would give it a whirl. I am not trying to spread rumors either, but this is a pretty good source, maybe we will see a significant delta airbus fleet  <img src="/discussions/graphics/nut.gif" ALT="Nuts"> <a href="http://www.thestreet.com/markets/wing...

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by N757ST
Wed Mar 27, 2002 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World's Worst Airports
Replies: 64
Views: 3648

RE: World's Worst Airports

After traveling through it many a time, terminal one at BDL is just aweful. Once the new terminal is done and they finally get some work into renevating term 1, maybe I will change my mind, but right now unless you plan on depating through terminal 2, bradley is pretty dissapointing.

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by N757ST
Wed Mar 27, 2002 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meal Service?
Replies: 15
Views: 1437

RE: Meal Service?

I have to agree with the poster above. Delta used to serve a good sandwich and fruit which I took over a hot plate of economy chicken or pasta any day. If I was in first, maybe I would change my mind...

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by N757ST
Tue Mar 26, 2002 9:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airports -- Mods To Handle A380's
Replies: 22
Views: 2909

RE: US Airports -- Mods To Handle A380's

GD727, itis not really a problem with length, but width.

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by N757ST
Tue Mar 26, 2002 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airports -- Mods To Handle A380's
Replies: 22
Views: 2909

RE: US Airports -- Mods To Handle A380's

A big problem that I see will be the 200 foot runway requirement, as not too many airports have this.

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by N757ST
Fri Mar 15, 2002 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Hasn't Southwest Won Any Triple Crowns Lately?
Replies: 48
Views: 2400

RE: Why Hasn't Southwest Won Any Triple Crowns Lately?

[Begin Rant] When I flew from BDL to MCO I pretty much had the choice of flying Southwest or flying Delta. Delta's Fare: 99.00 , southwest fare: 179.99. Then last weekend I had to fly to FLL. Delta's Fare- 225.00 Southwest Fare- 234.00. Yes, they do sometimes have bargain fares, but they are impossi...

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by N757ST
Tue Mar 12, 2002 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx A380 Compared To 747 Picture
Replies: 33
Views: 5047

RE: FedEx A380 Compared To 747 Picture

It seems that they are wrong about the fact that the a380 can operate anywhere that the 747 can. The a380 will require 200 foot wide runways and wider spaceing on taxiways.

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by N757ST
Sun Mar 10, 2002 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hartford Airlines
Replies: 4
Views: 1309

RE: Hartford Airlines

Until the new terminal is done, there are not many gates if any available anyways.

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by N757ST
Sat Mar 09, 2002 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hartford To London Non Stop Almost Complete
Replies: 22
Views: 3077

RE: Hartford To London Non Stop Almost Complete

Prosa, what did happen is that the state is building us a stadium(UConn) and adrians landing IS happening.(hence they have already demolished the recycling plant to make room). Just because something does not happen in 1 year does not mean that it will never happen. There is also a new high rise goi...

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by N757ST
Thu Mar 07, 2002 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAirways Names New President, Wolf Still Lurking
Replies: 9
Views: 1906

RE: USAirways Names New President, Wolf Still Lurking

Thank God, maybe they he will turn this company around. Wolfe should have been gone a long time ago, its about time!

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by N757ST
Wed Mar 06, 2002 1:31 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS2002 Freeware Downloads
Replies: 19
Views: 5553

RE: FS2002 Freeware Downloads

I never have problems getting into flightsim.com and think it is the best. You just have to know how to access it. Keep refreshing and it will boot back to the main logon, then type password and such in, keep refreshing for about 20 sec and you are in. No prob.

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