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by jetwet1
Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Current Gen Classic Cars For The Year 2033?
Replies: 59
Views: 6738

RE: Current Gen Classic Cars For The Year 2033?

<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="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>AMC Gremlin Even the early 1980s Volkswage...

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by jetwet1
Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)
Replies: 29
Views: 4486

RE: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)

<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>But it doesn't work for a cruise...

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by jetwet1
Mon Oct 21, 2013 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Happens When A Passenger Praises You By Name?
Replies: 27
Views: 14075

RE: What Happens When A Passenger Praises You By Name?

It depends on the company, at US, their supervisor would be notified and a copy of the letter would be placed in their permanent personnel record.

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by jetwet1
Fri Oct 18, 2013 2:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)
Replies: 29
Views: 4486

RE: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)

<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="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>Carnival uses Azipods on the Spi...

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by jetwet1
Thu Oct 17, 2013 2:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)
Replies: 29
Views: 4486

RE: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)

<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="#17" class="quote">Reply 17</a>):<br/><i>I'm not aware of any new classes...

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by jetwet1
Wed Oct 16, 2013 2:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Debt Ceiling And The Dollar: Will It Crumble?
Replies: 108
Views: 3695

RE: Debt Ceiling And The Dollar: Will It Crumble?

After many years of sitting here and reading what you people thought, I decided to join...And you all left....Guess I don't get to hang with the cool kids.

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by jetwet1
Wed Oct 16, 2013 2:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)
Replies: 29
Views: 4486

RE: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Grisee08" class="quote" target="_blank">Grisee08</a> (<a href="#13" class="quote">Reply 13</a>):<br/><i>I think that was Bill Paxton.</i></font>...

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by jetwet1
Wed Oct 16, 2013 5:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Allocates Overweight Man Two Seats
Replies: 23
Views: 6688

RE: Airline Allocates Overweight Man Two Seats

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ikramerica" class="quote" target="_blank">ikramerica</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Do you often split up parties of 1? So...

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by jetwet1
Wed Oct 16, 2013 5:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)
Replies: 29
Views: 4486

RE: Titanic Reversing Engine(s)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Grisee08" class="quote" target="_blank">Grisee08</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Hasn't Carnival retrofitted all of their s...

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by jetwet1
Wed Oct 16, 2013 3:58 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?
Replies: 47
Views: 7088

RE: State Of Speech Recognition Tech In The Cockpit?

At this point in time my car cannot even call the correct person when I ask it to, there is no way I would step foot on a plane that has voice recognition on the flight deck.

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by jetwet1
Thu Sep 12, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 & Future Developments With Possible A340's?
Replies: 12
Views: 8540

B6 & Future Developments With Possible A340's?

Are there even slots route authorities available for any JFK-Brazil routes ?

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by jetwet1
Wed Sep 11, 2013 3:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The First Class Experience With Garuda Indonesia
Replies: 29
Views: 41384

RE: The First Class Experience With Garuda Indonesia

Well I am sure I will not be the last to say this, but wow Garuda first class looks impressive, in many ways it reminds me of <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> first class, a little bit understated, but the whole product just leaves you with a wow feeling. <table border="0" align="CENTER...

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by jetwet1
Thu Sep 05, 2013 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B777- Still Going Strong After 18 Years
Replies: 186
Views: 27923

RE: B777- Still Going Strong After 18 Years

Many years ago while on a flight from <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> I was reading an article in the USAToday about the 777, at the time around 500 ...

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by jetwet1
Wed Sep 04, 2013 12:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ariel Castro Found Dead
Replies: 24
Views: 3346

RE: Ariel Castro Found Dead

Such a shame, it would have been nice to see he be used by the general population for a while before he decided to take his own life.

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by jetwet1
Wed Aug 21, 2013 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS: A340s Gone By 2018, 744s Stay Into The 2020s
Replies: 93
Views: 23845

RE: VS: A340s Gone By 2018, 744s Stay Into The 2020s

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Danfearn77" class="quote" target="_blank">Danfearn77</a> (<a href="#37" class="quote">Reply 37</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> The bigge...

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by jetwet1
Wed Aug 21, 2013 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS: A340s Gone By 2018, 744s Stay Into The 2020s
Replies: 93
Views: 23845

RE: VS: A340s Gone By 2018, 744s Stay Into The 2020s

They also recently signed new lease agreements on the 744's at a much lower rate than the 346's.

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by jetwet1
Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sprint "network Upgrades"
Replies: 6
Views: 1820

RE: Sprint "network Upgrades"

As a Sprint user I feel your pain, for the past week both at home and at work i've been without data and voice. I had a major melt down with them over this, though of course they claimed that their system was up and running 100%, it actually turned out that they are upgrading 3 towers in my area, so...

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by jetwet1
Sun Aug 11, 2013 4:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Virgin Flight .. Manila To LHR
Replies: 18
Views: 10736

RE: Virgin Flight .. Manila To LHR

vs has its Airbus fleet serviced in Manilla.

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by jetwet1
Sun Aug 11, 2013 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Trivia Question About The AA 777-300
Replies: 21
Views: 10978

RE: A Trivia Question About The AA 777-300

How far the tow tug driver can turn the nose wheel in either direction.

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by jetwet1
Tue Jul 30, 2013 11:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Happens When 'Caught' In US Casinos?
Replies: 38
Views: 3473

RE: What Happens When 'Caught' In US Casinos?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/WestJet747" class="quote" target="_blank">WestJet747</a> (<a href="#37" class="quote">Reply 37</a>):<br/><i> Casinos are a business. Card counte...

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by jetwet1
Tue Jul 30, 2013 9:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Happens When 'Caught' In US Casinos?
Replies: 38
Views: 3473

RE: What Happens When 'Caught' In US Casinos?

Lots of nice stories in this thread. Card counting is not illegal in Nevada casinos, however, the casinos reserve the right to refuse service for any reason, what you will be told is 'we no longer want your action" or "you are flat betted" Flat betting means your first bet is the bet you must place ...

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