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by 777ER
Mon Dec 22, 2003 5:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MD 80 VS B737
Replies: 35
Views: 9011

RE: MD 80 VS B737

Positive rate <I>I'm not bagging the 737 as it's a great airplane however it lacks character and is extremely bland and boring to look at.</I> Do you think that the 737-700 and 737-800 with winglets are a bland and boring aircraft to look at? As long as the aircraft get me from A to B then I am happ...

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by 777ER
Mon Dec 22, 2003 4:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: If You Had An Airline.....
Replies: 26
Views: 4988

RE: If You Had An Airline.....

Name of Airline: Family Air Colours: Red(love and caring) and yellow(happinies) Aircraft: 737-700(less demand routes for Domestic), 738(domestic), 739(short aul International and high demand Domestic flights), 7E7, Less demand Long haul and Medium haul routes. 777-200ER(Long haul routes), 777-200LR(...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vietnam Airlines 777-200ER
Replies: 8
Views: 4921

RE: Vietnam Airlines 777-200ER

Vietnam also fly their leased 777 to SYD

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Would You Change In Your Airport?
Replies: 75
Views: 8451

RE: What Would You Change In Your Airport?

Motorhussy <I>With ours specifically, I'd extend the runway</I> I agree with you on that one because <acronym title="Wellington - International (WLG / NZWN), New Zealand">WLG</acronym> just gets the same boring of old aircraft apart from the Royal Airforce B757 and their Beech King and the odd chart...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Do People Complain About.....?
Replies: 33
Views: 4975

RE: Why Do People Complain About.....?

On the <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym> programe airline, which is based around EasyJet on every show there is someone complaining that they can't Check In because the Check in counters close 45 minutes before each flight departs. One passenger arrived 1 minute late and was not...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your House From The Air
Replies: 39
Views: 4557

RE: Your House From The Air

In 2000 when I was flying back frm <acronym title="Hamilton (HLZ / NZHN), New Zealand">HLZ</acronym> to <acronym title="Wellington - International (WLG / NZWN), New Zealand">WLG</acronym> on an Air New Zealand Saab 340A the plane flew over my street and I could see some fire engines at a house up th...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Unfriendly Cabin Crews?
Replies: 205
Views: 25238

RE: Most Unfriendly Cabin Crews?

I have noticed that while I was waiting for an Air New Zealand flight from <acronym title="Wellington - International (WLG / NZWN), New Zealand">WLG</acronym> to <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym> that a JetConnect (Qantas New Zealand) flight attendent ...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Private Air A319's
Replies: 12
Views: 2880

RE: Private Air A319's

<I>I thought <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> operated this with PrivatAir as a <acronym title="Bitburg (BBJ / EDRB) (closed), Germany">BBJ</acronym>???</I> As far as I no <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> operate both the <acronym title="Bitburg (BBJ / EDRB) (closed...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Problems With Boeing Website?
Replies: 5
Views: 3020

RE: Problems With Boeing Website?

I find the new web-site easy to get around and I can also get the news releases perfectly so no problems for me Smile

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 7505

RE: What Airlines Have Hangers In Which Cities

Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> has a hanger in <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym> where they service their 767s and 747s and other airlines 767s and 747s. Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> also has a hanger at <acronym...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin LCC Base: BOS, IAD, SFO?
Replies: 21
Views: 2491

RE: Virgin LCC Base: BOS, IAD, SFO?

A low cost carrier should be based <acronym title="Great China Airlines and Italy First">IF</acronym> possible at an airport which has little traffic or is over looked by other airlines. The airport should be easily accessed by passengers unlike some airports that some LCC fly to. Since a low cost c...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 8:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Short Flight On Widebodies
Replies: 116
Views: 13587

RE: Short Flight On Widebodies

NZ use to fly a B762 between <acronym title="Christchurch - International (CHC / NZCH), New Zealand">CHC</acronym> and <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>. Since the A320s arrived the 762 have been redeployed to International routes and the A320 does one...

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 8:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Star Alliance Fleet?
Replies: 16
Views: 3913

RE: Star Alliance Fleet?

Air NZ is going to paint one of their new A320s in the star livery.
Does any one know if air nz will paint any of their Domestic/Regional aircraft in the livery?

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by 777ER
Sun Dec 21, 2003 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Replacement For 312/313?
Replies: 8
Views: 2314

RE: Best Replacement For 312/313?

For airlines that can't wait for the 7E7 to enter service then the B767-300 or 767-400ER as these two planes would take about the same passengers as the A310-200 and A310-300. The A330-200 might not be a good idea as a replacement for short haul routes as it is a heavy plane. The A330-200 would be b...

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan American Flight 103: 15 Years Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 23103

RE: Pan American Flight 103: 15 Years Ago

I can't see why people enjoy doing this to aeroplanes Sad
To the victims of Pam Am flight 103 you will never be forgotten and will for ever be in our hearts. R.I.P.

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: L-1011/DC10/MD11 still flying in the US?
Replies: 29
Views: 15103

RE: L-1011/DC10/MD11 Still Flying In The US?

UPS also operates a large fleet of MD-11s

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand 5th Freedom Rights
Replies: 84
Views: 9227

RE: New Zealand 5th Freedom Rights

Aerokiwi, Wellington does have a daily direct service to queenstown, but only during the winter season and the flight number is NZ5401 and is operated by an ATR72. The flights run from 27 June intill 21 September. Yes Royal Tongan is still flying and they are adding another B757-200 so they can do f...

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental MD-80 Retirement
Replies: 31
Views: 5155

RE: Continental MD-80 Retirement

Will the 717 be replacing the MD80s?

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Airline
Replies: 52
Views: 4536

RE: Best Airline

International and Domestic? Air New Zealand Why? When I was young I was flying with my Mum and Dad to Fiji one of the flight attendents asked me if I would like to visit the Pilot. While I was heading up to the Cockpit the flight attendent was explaning to me the history of the 747-200 that I was fl...

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand 5th Freedom Rights
Replies: 84
Views: 9227

RE: New Zealand 5th Freedom Rights

ZK-NBT <i>That <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> 777 at <acronym title="Wellington - International (WLG / NZWN), New Zealand">WLG</acronym> was almost empty having arived from a long flight it then ferried to <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acrony...

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New 744F Order From Cathay
Replies: 6
Views: 3315

RE: New 744F Order From Cathay

It is good that <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> is ordering another 744. Hope the order for the ten 744s goes ahead as this will give the 747 order book a much needed boost <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> Will the 747s be passenger models o...

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Do You Plan On Flying With Next?
Replies: 80
Views: 6662

RE: What Airline Do You Plan On Flying With Next?

Also I will be flying <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> from Wlg to chc on February 21 and returning on 23rd. P.S. Welcome CBPhoto. Over the past year when someone new has joined a.net it is wonderful that all current a.net members make new members feel very welcome <img src="/discu...

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by 777ER
Sat Dec 20, 2003 3:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Aircraft Ceremonies
Replies: 7
Views: 1948

RE: New Aircraft Ceremonies

When Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> received their first A320 it was flowen down to wlg, then onto chc and then flew to queesntown where it did a low fly past. The next day the aircraft <acronym title="Great Lakes Aviation (USA)">ZK</acronym>-OJA<br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" s...

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CEO Of An Airline-What Changes Would You Make?
Replies: 23
Views: 5301

CEO Of An Airline-What Changes Would You Make?

IF you were the CEO of an airline what changes would you make?

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways ... Awaiting Fate
Replies: 17
Views: 2998

RE: US Airways ... Awaiting Fate

PanAm707320B I also hope that US Airways don't go under because I hate hearing about airlines have stopped flying. US Airways have had a wonderful history<br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/0887...

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Varig And Pluna Getting New Planes
Replies: 13
Views: 3802

RE: Varig And Pluna Getting New Planes

Since the 757 line at Boeing has been shut down would Varig be getting the rumored nine 757s from the Dessert or from an airline that will soon be selling some of their 757s? If the rumored planes are coming from the Dessert then it will get wonderful to see some 757s fly away frm the Dessert and he...

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 8:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Star - Air Canada Goes For CRJs And ERJs
Replies: 114
Views: 16550

RE: Star - Air Canada Goes For CRJs And ERJs

Where did you get this information from? Do you know what model CRJs and ERJs?. Still hope that the 717 will get some order from the 3 other Star members

Merry Christmas

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airline Do You Plan On Flying With Next?
Replies: 80
Views: 6662

What Airline Do You Plan On Flying With Next?

Since I am new to a.net i throught I would start a new post. Sorry if it sounds like a dull post. I am planning on Flying with Air New Zealand from wlg to auckland and with Pacific Blue from wlg to sydney

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FA Bashing
Replies: 21
Views: 2688

RE: FA Bashing

Slamclick To all the F/A's who may see this let me apologize for the boors and bullies out there who make themselves feel bigger by abusing the hired help no matter where they find them. I can't tell you how much I do not respect people like that. It is really easy to think of F/A as a service profe...

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger Jailed: "Abominable" Behaviour In-Flight
Replies: 52
Views: 15020

RE: Passenger Jailed: "Abominable" Behaviour In-Flight

Does anyone know how long the passenger was jailed for? Does the passenger have to pay Cathay Pacific for the clean up cost for doing his business? My College Headmaster has said this heaps of times if people do not have any respect for other people then dont expect them to have any respect for you....

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand 5th Freedom Rights
Replies: 84
Views: 9227

RE: New Zealand 5th Freedom Rights

Wellington International's runway can handle aircraft up to the size of B777-200 as British Airways proved it last year when the Queen flew into Wellington on a charted 777-200ER. Just this week Virgin Blue's New Zealand airline Pacific Blue announced that Wellington will be their second airport tha...

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by 777ER
Fri Dec 19, 2003 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Star Alliance Order Down To 2 Suppliers
Replies: 50
Views: 7372

RE: Star Alliance Order Down To 2 Suppliers

Hi, I am a new member to a.net so please bear with me as i might go slightly of topic but i will try not to <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile">. I really do hope that the 712 and 713 get some of the orders since the airlines that currently fly them are happy with the aircraf...

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