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by jbernie
Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Gets 4 773ER's In 2 Weeks
Replies: 43
Views: 9791

RE: Singapore Gets 4 773ER's In 2 Weeks

Is there any traffic #s avilable for people boarding in Singapore for the <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Singapore - Changi (SIN / WSSS), Singapore">SIN</acronym>-<acronym title="Sydney - Kingsford Smith International (Mascot) (SYD / YSS...

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by jbernie
Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why QF Freighters?
Replies: 16
Views: 3808

RE: Why QF Freighters?

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by jbernie
Mon Jan 15, 2007 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why QF Freighters?
Replies: 16
Views: 3808

RE: Why QF Freighters?

What planes to FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc fly in/out of Australia? Australia traditionally has been a large exporter of crops & natural resources, etc. Some exports such as fish/crabs etc are time sensative and need to go air, but when you are exporting grains, natgural gas, uranium, coal, live stock, etc...

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by jbernie
Fri Jan 12, 2007 10:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United To Pull Cocktail Snacks Under 759 Miles
Replies: 116
Views: 13905

RE: United To Pull Cocktail Snacks Under 759 Miles

I never liked the snack so it won't bother me, though I will admit, the first time I flew internal in the USA it was on an <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> flight and the passengers wee getting on the McDonalds and other stuff and I couldn't believe my eyes. Had never seen that ...

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by jbernie
Wed Jan 10, 2007 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC To London: $231 + $259 In Taxes!
Replies: 89
Views: 8974

RE: DC To London: $231 + $259 In Taxes!

Not sure if this was posted but there is currently a lawsuit in Australia between the travel agents and the airlines (Qantas, Virgin & other intl) in regards to the fees/surcharges/taxes on airfaes. Basically they are arguiing that the "fuel surcharges" are costs of doing business (providing a fligh...

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by jbernie
Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Denies Cover-up Over Damaged Jet
Replies: 112
Views: 16486

RE: Qantas Denies Cover-up Over Damaged Jet

First post so go easy  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" alt="Smile"> Something to think about before being too critical of Qantas and the ATSB is the source of the report. To be fair I haven't lived in Australia for 7 years now, but for the 24 years before that I did. From the...

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