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by mcoatc
Fri Dec 28, 2012 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Pilot Publicly Goes Off On Mgmt
Replies: 44
Views: 17837

RE: AA Pilot Publicly Goes Off On Mgmt

<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="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>This pilot lacked the profession...

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by mcoatc
Sun Dec 09, 2012 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On @ MCO?
Replies: 29
Views: 6774

RE: What's Going On @ MCO?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/readytotaxi" class="quote" target="_blank">readytotaxi</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>It appears to be another tramway but...

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by mcoatc
Sat Dec 08, 2012 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On @ MCO?
Replies: 29
Views: 6774

RE: What's Going On @ MCO?

Ok, I'll have a go at this as best I can. 1. There is nothing official yet on the new terminal. I keep hearing that GOAA is getting closer to pulling the trigger, but I've also been hearing that for 2 years or so. I think they may be waiting for a larger uptick in domestic travel as well. The airpor...

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by mcoatc
Mon Nov 19, 2012 1:28 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: US Airways A321 On DCA-MCO This Winter
Replies: 3
Views: 4473

RE: US Airways A321 On DCA-MCO This Winter

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NASCARAirforce" class="quote" target="_blank">NASCARAirforce</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i> the US Airways A321 is the mo...

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by mcoatc
Mon Oct 29, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where Did Airlines Move Aircraft Ahead Of Sandy?
Replies: 84
Views: 28527

RE: Where Did Airlines Move Aircraft Ahead Of Sandy?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/enilria" class="quote" target="_blank">enilria</a> (<a href="#26" class="quote">Reply 26</a>):<br/><i>I didn't take the pic.</i></font></td></tr...

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by mcoatc
Wed Oct 24, 2012 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest 8504 From Jacksonville, FL/Cecil Airport
Replies: 8
Views: 3156

RE: Southwest 8504 From Jacksonville, FL/Cecil Airport

This is more than likely a military charter. <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> and <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> have ferried up to Cecil from time to time. Keep in mind <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International (Friendship) (BWI / KBWI), USA - Marylan...

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by mcoatc
Sat Aug 25, 2012 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Combining JFK, EWR, And LGA Into One Airport.
Replies: 101
Views: 15734

RE: Combining JFK, EWR, And LGA Into One Airport.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Corinthians" class="quote" target="_blank">Corinthians</a> (<a href="#96" class="quote">Reply 96</a>):<br/><i>Didn't governor Rick Scott cancel ...

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by mcoatc
Mon Aug 13, 2012 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier Global 7000 Stolen In Venezuela!
Replies: 96
Views: 33972

RE: Bombardier Global 7000 Stolen In Venezuela!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n797mx" class="quote" target="_blank">n797mx</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i>I've seen a Global Express land in <acronym ...

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by mcoatc
Tue Aug 07, 2012 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA "Suspends Opposite-direction Operations"
Replies: 69
Views: 22375

RE: FAA "Suspends Opposite-direction Operations"

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MJBATC12" class="quote" target="_blank">MJBATC12</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Sure, I'll be sure to take notes here th...

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by mcoatc
Tue Jul 17, 2012 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Pilot Injured By Laser Beam On Approach To JFK
Replies: 39
Views: 11798

RE: B6 Pilot Injured By Laser Beam On Approach To JFK

<a href="http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2012-03-27/news/os-orlando-man-laser-arrested-oia-airport-20120327_1_laser-airtran-flight-oia" target="_blank">http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/...0120327_1_laser-airtran-flight-oia</a> This should answer questions as to how "accidental" these occurren...

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by mcoatc
Mon May 07, 2012 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson 737 At MCO...?
Replies: 6
Views: 3471

RE: Thomson 737 At MCO...?

It's operating for Sunwing. Sunwing leases several TUI birds for the bump in winter travel, with half of Canada heading south for much needed warmth. It's very common to see the powder blue 737s here, but they usually don't have the full Thomson titles on the side, just the TUI logo on the winglets....

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by mcoatc
Fri Feb 24, 2012 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta: Feb 23rd Flt # 1928 Bird Incident
Replies: 7
Views: 3061

RE: Delta: Feb 23rd Flt # 1928 Bird Incident

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Indy" class="quote" target="_blank">Indy</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i> I guess it was an interesting experience but over...

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by mcoatc
Mon Nov 14, 2011 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Now Painting Bellies?!
Replies: 45
Views: 28992

RE: AA Now Painting Bellies?!

I was sure it was a reflection at first, but I started to agree with you. Then I found this:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/6313225957/

Definitely painted.

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by mcoatc
Sat Nov 12, 2011 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: (A225) Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are...
Replies: 10
Views: 8400

RE: (A225) Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are...

<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="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Did I catch that right: The An-225 was in Melb...

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by mcoatc
Mon Oct 31, 2011 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saturday Snow In NYC Area
Replies: 92
Views: 15304

RE: Saturday Snow In NYC Area

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mir" class="quote" target="_blank">Mir</a> (<a href="#80" class="quote">Reply 80</a>):<br/><i>They'd be getting a talking to from the FAA as wel...

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by mcoatc
Sun Oct 30, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saturday Snow In NYC Area
Replies: 92
Views: 15304

RE: Saturday Snow In NYC Area

I just posted this in the other JBU504 thread, which was locked, so I'll repost it: I worked yesterday morning into the early afternoon, and went home right as the northeast airports went down the tubes. When I left at 2pm, <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acr...

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by mcoatc
Fri Oct 14, 2011 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Orlando A380 Ready 2007, Pause!
Replies: 25
Views: 7265

RE: Orlando A380 Ready 2007, Pause!

I often wonder what you guys plan to do if <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> decides to go daily. Someone (TAM?) will have to move over to the 20's because I can't see any other way to make it work without making the 90's FIS. Like everyone else has mentioned, there can be a serious lack of s...

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by mcoatc
Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 7
Replies: 258
Views: 51451

RE: United/Continental Existing Fleet Upgrade Status 7

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n7371f" class="quote" target="_blank">n7371f</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>Where at <acronym title="Orlando - Internati...

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by mcoatc
Sat Oct 08, 2011 12:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Final Day For Mesaba...
Replies: 61
Views: 17741

RE: The Final Day For Mesaba...

Or for that matter, pilot hiring. Buddy of mine was hired 6-8 weeks ago and told to expect a class date in October, no info on base or equipment. Here we are a week into October and he hasn't had any communication with the company. I know from your posts here that things seem to change on a weekly b...

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by mcoatc
Fri Feb 25, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Airports Do DC-10s And MD-11s Frequent?
Replies: 30
Views: 5494

RE: Which Airports Do DC-10s And MD-11s Frequent?

Spend a little time in <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> or <acronym title="Indianapolis - International (IND / KIND), USA - Indiana">IND</acronym> and you'll see them both frequently and consistently to say the least. Sounds like a road trip is in ...

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by mcoatc
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:34 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Feasibility Of A Multi-story Apron?
Replies: 42
Views: 5617

RE: Feasibility Of A Multi-story Apron?

Guys, as someone who has to drive under taxiway bridges to get to work everyday, I get to look at the support columns for such a structure. They're very close together and plentiful to say the least. I have no idea how on earth you could design a deck to clear the tail of a heavy, whose columns woul...

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by mcoatc
Wed Feb 02, 2011 2:05 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What Do ATCs Do At Closed Airports For Weather?
Replies: 9
Views: 4950

RE: What Do ATCs Do At Closed Airports For Weather?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Goblin211" class="quote" target="_blank">Goblin211</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Firstl...

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by mcoatc
Fri Dec 10, 2010 4:34 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: MCO Rnav Sids
Replies: 6
Views: 4208

RE: MCO Rnav Sids

To be honest, I don't even have the exact reason. My understanding is that it has something to do with Jacksonville Center, and possibly Miami for that matter (as we underlie both). We did run a couple of test cases at some point earlier last year, but obviously nothing has come out of it. I was tol...

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