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by rwessel
Tue May 05, 2015 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Should Gulfstream Work On A G 700 Trijet?
Replies: 64
Views: 12744

RE: Should Gulfstream Work On A G 700 Trijet?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Semaex" class="quote" target="_blank">Semaex</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>Excuse me, what does ETOPS stand for again?<...

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by rwessel
Tue May 05, 2015 4:07 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: ISS Supply Rocket In Trouble
Replies: 9
Views: 10091

RE: ISS Supply Rocket In Trouble

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/eisenbach" class="quote" target="_blank">eisenbach</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>I have as well another question, as I ca...

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by rwessel
Tue May 05, 2015 3:55 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Usaf Returns One B-52H To Active Service
Replies: 21
Views: 17134

RE: Usaf Returns One B-52H To Active Service

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/redflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">redflyer</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>I read in an Air Force modernization doc...

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by rwessel
Tue May 05, 2015 2:12 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 787 Sofware Bug May Be Nasty
Replies: 88
Views: 25821

RE: 787 Sofware Bug May Be Nasty

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bobdino" class="quote" target="_blank">bobdino</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>It's an integer overflow, not a buffer ove...

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by rwessel
Sun May 03, 2015 6:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Doctors Moving To Canada' Universal Health-Care
Replies: 102
Views: 4029

RE: US Doctors Moving To Canada' Universal Health-Care

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#35" class="quote">Reply 35</a>):<br/><i>Measles vaccine is 98% effective...

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by rwessel
Fri May 01, 2015 7:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "Hand Washing" Thread Reminded Me.
Replies: 25
Views: 1876

RE: "Hand Washing" Thread Reminded Me.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Jagflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">Jagflyer</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Why not just use a urinal for #1 if availa...

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by rwessel
Fri May 01, 2015 6:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Washing Hands After Bathroom?
Replies: 79
Views: 3702

RE: Washing Hands After Bathroom?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Revelation" class="quote" target="_blank">Revelation</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>Yet many people happily give or rece...

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 30, 2015 10:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Washing Hands After Bathroom?
Replies: 79
Views: 3702

RE: Washing Hands After Bathroom?

That entire region of your body tends to be contaminated with intestinal bacteria. So just "holding it" while using the urinal will contaminate your hands.

So please, just wash your hands. It's really not that hard.

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 30, 2015 6:39 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: B-52 Force Numbers
Replies: 16
Views: 9444

RE: B-52 Force Numbers

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KC135TopBoom" class="quote" target="_blank">KC135TopBoom</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>There were only 744 B-52s built, i...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 28, 2015 7:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Former Obama Pilot Believes TWA 800 Was Shot Down
Replies: 190
Views: 32948

RE: Former Obama Pilot Believes TWA 800 Was Shot Down

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SEPilot" class="quote" target="_blank">SEPilot</a> (<a href="#186" class="quote">Reply 186</a>):<br/><i>That is the point. You lop the nose off ...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 28, 2015 6:22 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: B-52 Force Numbers
Replies: 16
Views: 9444

RE: B-52 Force Numbers

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/L-188" class="quote" target="_blank">L-188</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Jesus, can the US<acronym title="Air France">AF<...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 28, 2015 5:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Better Get ...Maaco? Or Someone Else?
Replies: 9
Views: 1072

RE: Better Get ...Maaco? Or Someone Else?

You might consider calling your insurance company - they'll have a list of body shops that they approve of in your area. Other than that, you might see what the end-of-lease inspection comes up with - the charge for a ding or scratch can (sometimes) be quite reasonable, plus you avoid having to pay ...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 28, 2015 1:06 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: B-52 Force Numbers
Replies: 16
Views: 9444

RE: B-52 Force Numbers

Page 27 of the following implies that the B-52 force peaked at 708 aircraft in FY63: <a href="http://higherlogicdownload.s3.amazonaws.com/AFA/6379b747-7730-4f82-9b45-a1c80d6c8fdb/UploadedImages/Mitchell%20Publications/Arsenal%20of%20Airpower.pdf" target="_blank">http://higherlogicdownload.s3.amazon....

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 28, 2015 12:28 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Retractable Nose On Sukhoi T4?
Replies: 3
Views: 7256

RE: Retractable Nose On Sukhoi T4?

A periscope was used for forward visibility with the nose up.

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by rwessel
Fri Apr 24, 2015 11:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Next Big Innovation For Airlines
Replies: 75
Views: 13533

RE: Next Big Innovation For Airlines

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/edmountain" class="quote" target="_blank">edmountain</a> (<a href="#42" class="quote">Reply 42</a>):<br/><i>As an illustration, consider how a t...

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by rwessel
Fri Apr 24, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oldest Transit Buses Still Operating In Your Area
Replies: 7
Views: 2054

RE: Oldest Transit Buses Still Operating In Your Area

The Chicago Transit Authority has about 480 Nova Bus LFS's from 2000 or so. PACE, the regional bus transit agency, has some Orion <acronym title="Volga-Dnepr Airlines (Russian Federation) and Vieques Air Link (Puerto Rico)">VI</acronym>'s of similar vintage, but those are in the process of being ret...

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 23, 2015 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing KUL-PEK - Part 79
Replies: 213
Views: 33687

RE: Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing KUL-PEK - Part 79

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/YoungMans" class="quote" target="_blank">YoungMans</a> (<a href="#152" class="quote">Reply 152</a>):<br/><i>The French on Kerguelen Islands .......

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 23, 2015 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing KUL-PEK - Part 79
Replies: 213
Views: 33687

RE: Malaysia Airlines B772 Missing KUL-PEK - Part 79

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ltbewr" class="quote" target="_blank">ltbewr</a> (<a href="#143" class="quote">Reply 143</a>):<br/><i>If this ever got anywhere near military oc...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 21, 2015 8:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos
Replies: 217
Views: 19046

RE: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tortugamon" class="quote" target="_blank">tortugamon</a> (<a href="#94" class="quote">Reply 94</a>):<br/><i>A difficult prospect on an aircraft ...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 21, 2015 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos
Replies: 217
Views: 19046

RE: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tortugamon" class="quote" target="_blank">tortugamon</a> (<a href="#88" class="quote">Reply 88</a>):<br/><i>We don't know if those would go to t...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 21, 2015 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Are B737's Delivered With Split Scimitar Winglets?
Replies: 52
Views: 14305

RE: Are B737's Delivered With Split Scimitar Winglets?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UA444" class="quote" target="_blank">UA444</a> (<a href="#34" class="quote">Reply 34</a>):<br/><i>The extra weight on the wing and the 739's alr...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 21, 2015 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Says 'no Plans To Resume Fuel Hedging'
Replies: 13
Views: 5420

RE: EK Says 'no Plans To Resume Fuel Hedging'

There are all sorts of hedges. The most common is to pay someone to promise to deliver fuel to you at a given price at some time in the future. In its purest form, you're under no obligation to accept that fuel. So if prices go up (past the point where you hedged at), you'd get it from the hedge cou...

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by rwessel
Mon Apr 20, 2015 6:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Wrist Do You Wear Your Watch On?
Replies: 54
Views: 2762

RE: What Wrist Do You Wear Your Watch On?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PhilBy" class="quote" target="_blank">PhilBy</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>The phone is however a bugger to look at whe...

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by rwessel
Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Wrist Do You Wear Your Watch On?
Replies: 54
Views: 2762

RE: What Wrist Do You Wear Your Watch On?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Max+Q" class="quote" target="_blank">Max Q</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Love watches, sad that today's generation doesn'...

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by rwessel
Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Children-How Old Is Old Enough To Walk Home Alone?
Replies: 60
Views: 2730

RE: Children-How Old Is Old Enough To Walk Home Alone?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Boeing717200" class="quote" target="_blank">Boeing717200</a> (<a href="#57" class="quote">Reply 57</a>):<br/><i> Quoting rwessel (Reply 33): The...

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by rwessel
Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos
Replies: 217
Views: 19046

RE: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/travelhound" class="quote" target="_blank">travelhound</a> (<a href="#71" class="quote">Reply 71</a>):<br/><i>I can't see any good reason why Bo...

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by rwessel
Sat Apr 18, 2015 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos
Replies: 217
Views: 19046

RE: Reuters: Make Or Break Year For A/B Jumbos

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tortugamon" class="quote" target="_blank">tortugamon</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>This makes zero sense. I am just goi...

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by rwessel
Sat Apr 18, 2015 6:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Global Airports Non-compliant 380
Replies: 79
Views: 12414

RE: Major Global Airports Non-compliant 380

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CHI787ORD" class="quote" target="_blank">CHI787ORD</a> (<a href="#44" class="quote">Reply 44</a>):<br/><i>In that case, I know <acronym title="C...

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by rwessel
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cuba Removed From State Sponsor Of Terrorism List
Replies: 39
Views: 2609

RE: Cuba Removed From State Sponsor Of Terrorism List

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>They've cut off their supply before and ...

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 16, 2015 5:18 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Where Oxygen For Cabin Masks Comes From
Replies: 25
Views: 4958

RE: Where Oxygen For Cabin Masks Comes From

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/nomadd22" class="quote" target="_blank">nomadd22</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>It comes from big stars that make It by fu...

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 16, 2015 12:50 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: SpaceX's Grasshopper
Replies: 220
Views: 34783

RE: SpaceX's Grasshopper

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tugger" class="quote" target="_blank">Tugger</a> (<a href="#151" class="quote">Reply 151</a>):<br/><i>Watching the video (over and over and over...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 14, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tulsa Police Shooting With A Twist
Replies: 39
Views: 2330

RE: Tulsa Police Shooting With A Twist

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/elite" class="quote" target="_blank">elite</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>Is that enough to partake in undercover operat...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 14, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Children-How Old Is Old Enough To Walk Home Alone?
Replies: 60
Views: 2730

RE: Children-How Old Is Old Enough To Walk Home Alone?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Boeing717200" class="quote" target="_blank">Boeing717200</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i>Too many freaks these days and t...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 14, 2015 6:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Children-How Old Is Old Enough To Walk Home Alone?
Replies: 60
Views: 2730

RE: Children-How Old Is Old Enough To Walk Home Alone?

In 2nd grade (age 7) I walked to school every day, about four city blocks on the North side of Chicago. Crossed a rather major road (Western), but there was a crossing guard. I don't remember if I walked myself in 1st grade. In 3rd grade, my job after school was to turn the other way on Wilson, and ...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 14, 2015 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Baggage Handler Stuck In Cargo For AS Flight
Replies: 55
Views: 18105

RE: Baggage Handler Stuck In Cargo For AS Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NYPECO" class="quote" target="_blank">NYPECO</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>If that's a serious question... that would h...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 14, 2015 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India 787 Losses
Replies: 70
Views: 26423

RE: Air India 787 Losses

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BLRAviation" class="quote" target="_blank">BLRAviation</a> (<a href="#68" class="quote">Reply 68</a>):<br/><i> Quoting dtw2hyd (Reply 59): <acro...

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by rwessel
Tue Apr 14, 2015 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airsickness By Pilots Or Cabin Crew. How Common?
Replies: 3
Views: 2744

RE: Airsickness By Pilots Or Cabin Crew. How Common?

While it's never happened to me, it's not that uncommon amongst glider pilots. Of course we're more-or-less actively seeking out the turbulence while turning and banking at substantial angles... It happens to fighter pilots too. A friend of mine who was an F-4 pilot mentions that it was considered p...

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by rwessel
Mon Apr 13, 2015 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will We Have Pilot-less Aircraft In The Future?
Replies: 182
Views: 12330

RE: Will We Have Pilot-less Aircraft In The Future?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Sharktail" class="quote" target="_blank">Sharktail</a> (<a href="#161" class="quote">Reply 161</a>):<br/><i>B) Giving people hours of productive...

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by rwessel
Mon Apr 13, 2015 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Runway Lights At SPS
Replies: 12
Views: 2869

RE: Runway Lights At SPS

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DFWflightpath" class="quote" target="_blank">DFWflightpath</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>so, is it rare that they had to ...

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by rwessel
Thu Apr 09, 2015 8:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Runway Lights At SPS
Replies: 12
Views: 2869

RE: Runway Lights At SPS

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flynhi808" class="quote" target="_blank">flynhi808</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Quoting Q (Reply 4): Yes, I said that us...

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by rwessel
Wed Apr 08, 2015 12:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Nuclear Sub Catches Fire
Replies: 23
Views: 3149

RE: Russian Nuclear Sub Catches Fire

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TheCommodore" class="quote" target="_blank">TheCommodore</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Im always surprised at ships catch...

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by rwessel
Tue Mar 31, 2015 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Any Western Airline Buy The SSJ100?
Replies: 93
Views: 13956

RE: Will Any Western Airline Buy The SSJ100?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MayaviaERJ190" class="quote" target="_blank">MayaviaERJ190</a> (<a href="#65" class="quote">Reply 65</a>):<br/><i>Interjet operates the SSJ100 o...

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by rwessel
Tue Mar 31, 2015 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Travel In The Aftermath Of Flight 9525
Replies: 170
Views: 18294

RE: Airline Travel In The Aftermath Of Flight 9525

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mjoelnir" class="quote" target="_blank">mjoelnir</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>Passenger screening for weapons for dome...

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by rwessel
Sun Mar 29, 2015 8:39 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 747 5th Pod
Replies: 39
Views: 16249

RE: 747 5th Pod

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viper911" class="quote" target="_blank">Viper911</a> (<a href="#22" class="quote">Reply 22</a>):<br/><i>135 inches is too big for 747 deck, 744F...

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by rwessel
Sun Mar 29, 2015 6:26 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 747 5th Pod
Replies: 39
Views: 16249

RE: 747 5th Pod

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>The GE90 will only fit in a 747 ...

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by rwessel
Fri Mar 27, 2015 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Death Ratio: Deadly Accidents Per 1million Flights
Replies: 37
Views: 4411

RE: Death Ratio: Deadly Accidents Per 1million Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/meristem" class="quote" target="_blank">meristem</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>What is the share of departures for each...

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by rwessel
Fri Mar 27, 2015 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Death Ratio: Deadly Accidents Per 1million Flights
Replies: 37
Views: 4411

RE: Death Ratio: Deadly Accidents Per 1million Flights

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyingturtle" class="quote" target="_blank">flyingturtle</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>You would have to divide all 707...

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by rwessel
Thu Mar 26, 2015 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Shortest Commercial RTW Routing
Replies: 33
Views: 5065

RE: Shortest Commercial RTW Routing

By the original rules, how about <acronym title="OLD: Quito - Mariscal Sucre (UIO / SEQU) (closed), Ecuador AND CURRENT: Quito - Mariscal Sucre / Tababela (UIO / SEQM), Ecuador">UIO</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acron...

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by rwessel
Tue Mar 24, 2015 10:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Wants Voting To Become Mandatory
Replies: 126
Views: 4018

RE: Obama Wants Voting To Become Mandatory

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/zckls04" class="quote" target="_blank">zckls04</a> (<a href="#107" class="quote">Reply 107</a>):<br/><i>I agree to an extent, but the fact is th...

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by rwessel
Tue Mar 24, 2015 5:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Obama Wants Voting To Become Mandatory
Replies: 126
Views: 4018

RE: Obama Wants Voting To Become Mandatory

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Boeing717200" class="quote" target="_blank">Boeing717200</a> (<a href="#96" class="quote">Reply 96</a>):<br/><i>Which explains this colossal mes...

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