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by bgm
Fri Apr 08, 2011 5:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 70
Views: 2972

RE: What Languages Do You Speak?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/travelavnut" class="quote" target="_blank">travelavnut</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>So any non-Dutch here that speak D...

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by bgm
Wed Apr 06, 2011 8:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Is/Was Your Biggest Culture Shock?
Replies: 35
Views: 5657

RE: What Is/Was Your Biggest Culture Shock?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JRadier" class="quote" target="_blank">JRadier</a> (<a href="#33" class="quote">Reply 33</a>):<br/><i>What the heck, an Englishman complaining a...

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by bgm
Wed Apr 06, 2011 3:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Is/Was Your Biggest Culture Shock?
Replies: 35
Views: 5657

RE: What Is/Was Your Biggest Culture Shock?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/travelavnut" class="quote" target="_blank">travelavnut</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>So what is or was your bigges...

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by bgm
Sat Apr 02, 2011 4:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Countries Have You Been To?
Replies: 179
Views: 6324

RE: What Countries Have You Been To?

Albania Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Belgium Bulgaria Canada Croatia Czech Republic Denmark Egypt England France Georgia Germany Greece Hungary Iceland India Israel Italy Kosovo Jordan Macedonia Malaysia Mexico Netherlands New Zealand Northern Ireland Oman Portugal Qatar Romania Saudi Arabia...

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by bgm
Tue Mar 22, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Bmi Business Class To Tbilisi (and Back)
Replies: 18
Views: 18821

RE: Bmi Business Class To Tbilisi (and Back)

Thanks for the great trip report! I took advantage of the same fare sale, and am doing the same trip in May.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> Strange how they don't stop in Tbilisi first, considering they fly...

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by bgm
Tue Mar 22, 2011 1:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Apple Starts Pushing Back IPad 2 Launches
Replies: 15
Views: 2457

RE: Apple Starts Pushing Back IPad 2 Launches

Oh my God, what are people gonna do?! Gotta love the iSheep generation*. 

*Of which I am a part of (iPhone4)

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by bgm
Tue Mar 22, 2011 8:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Do You Smoke?
Replies: 113
Views: 4652

RE: Do You Smoke?

Non-smoker here. Never have, (hopefully) never will... I do feel some pity for smokers though - especially in the winter when you see them outside in all kinds of weather puffing away. It really must be a strong addiction to make endure those conditions to get your fix! Yes, when someone comes insid...

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by bgm
Fri Mar 04, 2011 8:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Choosing A Dentist
Replies: 10
Views: 2711

RE: Choosing A Dentist

Probably best not to go with this one!

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/38/20110303...st-faces-punishment-f-107bc4a.html

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by bgm
Wed Mar 02, 2011 4:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Berlusconi Will Defend The Sanctity Of Marriage
Replies: 24
Views: 2575

RE: Berlusconi Will Defend The Sanctity Of Marriage

Where do underage hookers fit into the "traditional family values" ?  

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by bgm
Sat Feb 19, 2011 4:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2011 Booked Flights
Replies: 311
Views: 25855

RE: Your 2011 Booked Flights

Some of my confirmed travel plans so far this year.. more to come.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> April <acronym title="Riyadh - King Khalid International (RUH / OERK), Saudi Arabia">RUH</acronym>-<acronym ...

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by bgm
Tue Feb 08, 2011 6:50 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Non-American Impressions Of American Airports
Replies: 37
Views: 4243

RE: Non-American Impressions Of American Airports

Some US airports are definitely not that bad, but for many of them when I think of a US airport, I think of low ceilings, Hudson News, Cinnabon, old carpeting, and a cacophony of Charlie Brown teachers squaking something about podiums.  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/gra...

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by bgm
Wed Jan 05, 2011 6:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best Time To Visit Deep South America?
Replies: 18
Views: 4980

RE: Best Time To Visit Deep South America?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Coal" class="quote" target="_blank">Coal</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>My fiancee and I</i></font></td></tr></tabl...

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by bgm
Tue Jan 04, 2011 3:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Status Of RJ 261 AMM-JFK 4-Jan
Replies: 1
Views: 5624

RE: Status Of RJ 261 AMM-JFK 4-Jan

Try www.flightstats.com  

Departed gate 5 mins late, ETA 16:20.

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by bgm
Wed Dec 08, 2010 9:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: No More LH A340-600 LAX-FRA?
Replies: 10
Views: 6385

RE: No More LH A340-600 LAX-FRA?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dairy" class="quote" target="_blank">dairy</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym...

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by bgm
Mon Nov 22, 2010 6:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Ten Approaches To Fly Before You Die
Replies: 17
Views: 5354

RE: Ten Approaches To Fly Before You Die

I've always enjoyed landing at SAN.  

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by bgm
Mon Nov 22, 2010 12:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Seattle Freeze
Replies: 49
Views: 3450

RE: Seattle Freeze

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rwSEA" class="quote" target="_blank">rwSEA</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>people tend to grow up there and stay. They keep...

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by bgm
Sun Nov 21, 2010 6:25 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Iata Codes For Aircraft With Retrofitted Winglets
Replies: 10
Views: 11394

RE: Iata Codes For Aircraft With Retrofitted 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/workhorse" class="quote" target="_blank">workhorse</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i> Thanks for these, I didn't know 73J app...

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by bgm
Sat Nov 20, 2010 11:06 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Iata Codes For Aircraft With Retrofitted Winglets
Replies: 10
Views: 11394

RE: Iata Codes For Aircraft With Retrofitted Winglets

The only ones I could find:

73J = 737-900 (non-ER) with winglets
75W = 757-200 with winglets

Hope that helps  

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by bgm
Sat Nov 13, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest And Shortest Flight That You Took
Replies: 101
Views: 10933

RE: Longest And Shortest Flight That You Took

Shortest: JU115 <acronym title="Skopje - Alexander the Great (Petrovec) (SKP / LWSK), Macedonia">SKP</acronym>-OHD, 71 miles, 10 mins on a ATR-72 Longest: LH450 <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (L...

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by bgm
Sat Oct 30, 2010 10:30 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why I Never Fly ERJ145s
Replies: 20
Views: 5221

RE: Why I Never Fly ERJ145s

If there was a strong headwind on landing, wouldn't that reduce the ground speed?

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by bgm
Mon Oct 04, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Scotland's Flag Airline
Replies: 27
Views: 6891

RE: Scotland's Flag Airline

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LX138" class="quote" target="_blank">LX138</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Probably thinking of ScotAirways maybe? Even t...

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by bgm
Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Does Italian Sound? And Other Languages?
Replies: 33
Views: 12917

RE: How Does Italian Sound? And Other Languages?

Here's a sketch of how other languages sound to English speakers  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/wink.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XY66ZJ0TFUI&feature=related" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/...

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by bgm
Wed Jun 30, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Competency Question Help
Replies: 7
Views: 1831

RE: Competency Question Help

What's with the random noun capitalisation? <table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/fca767" class="quote" target="_blank">fca767</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br...

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by bgm
Wed Jun 30, 2010 8:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Russian Spies Caught By FBI (10)
Replies: 59
Views: 5024

Russian Spies Caught By FBI (10)

OP: The plural of "spy" is "spies", not "spy's"  

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by bgm
Mon Nov 02, 2009 9:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Friday's Stupid Thread: What Pissed You Off Today?
Replies: 47
Views: 3991

RE: Friday's Stupid Thread: What Pissed You Off Today?

For me it's people using apostrophes in plurals...

... or should that be, "aprostrophe's in plural's"  Big grin

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