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by WF2BNN
Wed Feb 09, 2005 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where's My Bourbon?
Replies: 27
Views: 3708

RE: Where's My Bourbon?

Song? Fly <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym>, <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>, <acronym title="KLM Royal Dutch Airlines">KL</acronym>, <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym>, <acronym title="Scandinavian Airlines (Denmark/Norway/Sweden)">SK</acrony...

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by WF2BNN
Tue Feb 08, 2005 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where's My Bourbon?
Replies: 27
Views: 3708

RE: Where's My Bourbon?

I'm flying <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> to <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> next week, it departs at 11:15am, so I will just have my...

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by WF2BNN
Tue Feb 08, 2005 2:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Venice-Toronto/
Replies: 9
Views: 2213

RE: Venice-Toronto/

I Agree with EddieDude, US is a great way to go. The fastest and the cheapest too! $950 r/t in June is a great prize. I flew US on a 762 <acronym title="Philadelphia - International (PHL / KPHL), USA - Pennsylvania">PHL</acronym>-<acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</a...

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by WF2BNN
Mon Feb 07, 2005 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jumbo Misses Posh And Becks Mansion
Replies: 26
Views: 8254

RE: Jumbo Misses Posh And Becks Mansion

It was in People magazine - not The Times... The tabloids do it all to sell their papers...

I hope she did not brake a nail  Big thumbs up

Mats

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by WF2BNN
Mon Feb 07, 2005 5:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do You Remember Your First RJ Flight?
Replies: 31
Views: 7769

RE: Do You Remember Your First RJ Flight?

CRJ on Delta/Comair <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym>-<acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA - Florida">FLL</acronym>-<acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acrony...

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by WF2BNN
Thu Feb 03, 2005 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: World Airways Stock Going Wild!
Replies: 11
Views: 4131

RE: World Airways Stock Going Wild!

There is one cabin photo of the Sonair <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 in the database, does only show a few of the business class seats. Lot's of leg room! <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/306951/L/" target="_blank">View ...

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by WF2BNN
Wed Feb 02, 2005 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crazy Landing At LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 15916

RE: Crazy Landing At LGA

I just showed the clip to a friend, she replayed:

"is that the new super jumbo you told me about?"

My God, Joe and Jane don't know much about aviation...  Big thumbs up

Then again, I don't know much about a lot of things...

Mats

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by WF2BNN
Tue Feb 01, 2005 6:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris CDG Transfer - Is It A Nightmare?
Replies: 72
Views: 10086

RE: Paris CDG Transfer - Is It A Nightmare?

Last year it took me 15 minutes to get from from the 737 from <acronym title="Oslo - Gardermoen (OSL / ENGM), Norway">OSL</acronym> to the 747 to <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> at <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), Franc...

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by WF2BNN
Sun Jan 30, 2005 6:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa...the Worlds Greyest Airline
Replies: 95
Views: 16040

RE: Lufthansa...the Worlds Greyest Airline

It's a german airline...

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by WF2BNN
Sun Jan 30, 2005 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will The B787 Be Fly-by-Wire?
Replies: 42
Views: 12189

RE: Will The B787 Be Fly-by-Wire?

My God... No it will be flown by heavy and old wires from the ex Pan am 747's And good old analog modems for internet service, with AMPS analog cellular service, and a normal analog omni directional <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym> antenna with tube <acronym title="Virgin Expre...

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by WF2BNN
Sat Jan 29, 2005 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW 757 Replacement
Replies: 19
Views: 4247

RE: NW 757 Replacement

A321-300 in 2024

WF2BNN

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by WF2BNN
Fri Jan 07, 2005 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW (desperatly) Wants An LCC
Replies: 23
Views: 2800

RE: DFW (desperatly) Wants An LCC

B6 Baby! They will jump on this thing like the goldmine it is  Big thumbs up

WF2BNN

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by WF2BNN
Fri Jan 07, 2005 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Charging For Alcohol
Replies: 41
Views: 5095

RE: UA Charging For Alcohol

Does <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> charge for drinks? I will be flying them <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>-<acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> on 2/17 and back on 3/1 ...

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by WF2BNN
Tue Jan 04, 2005 1:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways At SVG?
Replies: 12
Views: 3885

RE: US Airways At SVG?

You are absolutely right LN-ATC, mixed up the photos.

Will make sure my info is correct in the future.

WF2BNN

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by WF2BNN
Tue Jan 04, 2005 7:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways At SVG?
Replies: 12
Views: 3885

RE: US Airways At SVG?

It was believed to be there as a military charter of some kind. Due to the NATO facilities east of <acronym title="Stavanger - Sola (SVG / ENZV), Norway">SVG</acronym>, the NATO Joint Warfare Centre close to Jåttå. I got a email from the photographer of the photo, Anders Presterud on Nov 6th 2004 - ...

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by WF2BNN
Thu Dec 30, 2004 1:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cruising At Mach 1 With A 747!
Replies: 40
Views: 19622

RE: Cruising At Mach 1 With A 747!

Drerx7, the 747 is the fastest commercial airliner now, period.

WF2BNN

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by WF2BNN
Sat Dec 25, 2004 9:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

RE: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

The An-72? Looks like a great A/C <a href="http://www.airliners.net/info/stats.main?id=39" target=_blank>http://www.airliners.net/info/stats.main?id=39</a> But don't think it's got a future in Norway, I wish it would - but the age, fuel, and maintenance cost of this A/C would not be optimal for the ...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

RE: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

The newest The Bombardier Global Express can make it with payload restrictions, but I don't think that would be an economical choice to use as an <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym>... It can be used to fly <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym>-BN...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 9:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

RE: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

Lufthansa: I called John, he is going to let us use his 707 when he's not... The last <acronym title="Tunisair (Tunisia)">TU</acronym>-154 that was on it's way to BNN crashed before even seeing BNN... The dojet sounds perfect, except Do means Bathroom in Norwegian... <img src="/discussions/grap...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

RE: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

I was on a CRJ in 2002 (Delta Connection <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym>-<acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA - Florida">FLL</acronym>-<acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA -...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 7:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

RE: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

The Bae-146 would be to big for the BNN-OSL market, are there any smaller passenger A/C's that can operate into BNN?

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 7:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

RE: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

Brønnøysund, BNN and <acronym title="Wideroe (Norway)">WF</acronym> DH8-103: <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/562396/L/" target="_blank">View Large</a> <a href="/open.file/562396/M/" target="...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways
Replies: 35
Views: 6307

Jets That Can Operate On Short Runways

Here in BNN, the biggest a/c we get is the Dash 8-100 series. The runway is 3937 × 98 ft (1200 × 30 m). My question is: What types of jets can operate commercially on this size of runway? Can the CRJ's do it? WF2BNN (should have been JETS2BNN <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smil...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 24, 2004 2:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IL-96M, What Happened To It?
Replies: 20
Views: 6247

RE: IL-96M, What Happened To It?

This summer I was standing at the end of the runway in <acronym title="Monastir - Habib Bourguiba (Skanes) (MIR / DTMB), Tunisia">MIR</acronym> when an <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>-96 landed, what a great sight! This was a Russian charter. The staff at <acronym title="Mon...

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 17, 2004 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers Visiting The Flight Deck After 9/11
Replies: 32
Views: 12489

RE: Passengers Visiting The Flight Deck After 9/11

In all countries? On all airliners?
Does anyone know the official rules for the major airlines, and are these rules set by the airlines themselves ore are they set by the government of their origin country?

Thanks for your help

Best regards,

Mats

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 17, 2004 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing: First 772LR Nearing Completion!
Replies: 85
Views: 10947

RE: Boeing: First 772LR Nearing Completion!

What about NYC-SYD nonstop? That's only 8636 nm.

WF2BNN

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by WF2BNN
Fri Dec 17, 2004 9:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passengers Visiting The Flight Deck After 9/11
Replies: 32
Views: 12489

Passengers Visiting The Flight Deck After 9/11

Hi all of you a.net old-timers out there. I have been going to airliners.net for over 3 years, almost daily, and my favorite has always been the forum – just haven’t felt I knew enough about airlines and airplanes before to join as a member, but today I decided that it was time to join the club as a...

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