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by aerorobnz
Sun May 20, 2001 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The 10 Best Airline Liveries In The World
Replies: 47
Views: 11638

RE: The 10 Best Airline Liveries In The World

my favourite liveries that I have seen in person are
Qantas
Egypt Air
Air Tahiti Nui
Polynesian
Virgin Atlantic
Korean Air
Royal Brunei
Cathay Pacific
Thai Airways
+ airlines I like but haven't seen in person.
Emirates
South African

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 20, 2001 1:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Il-86 In New Zealand
Replies: 7
Views: 1926

RE: Il-86 In New Zealand

It was going via Brisbane & Darwin

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 19, 2001 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Attention Auckland Spotters.
Replies: 5
Views: 1697

RE: Attention Auckland Spotters.

I did exactly what you did VirginFlyer, and stood in a big puddle, but hey this is what you have to put up with to get decent pics.

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 19, 2001 1:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Attention Auckland Spotters.
Replies: 5
Views: 1697

RE: Attention Auckland Spotters.

VGAL leaves today officially, but VROS left late so expect it to do the same....VLIP was supposed to arrive tomorrow(20th)

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by aerorobnz
Fri May 18, 2001 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your Favorite Route, A/c And Airline
Replies: 29
Views: 2595

RE: Your Favorite Route, A/c And Airline

I remember, cos I keep the boarding passes and record all the interesting stuff, like rego,delays etc in a notebook. to me that is half the fun of flying....favourite route
AKL-SYD on QF40 (763) or QF44 (742 or 743)

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by aerorobnz
Fri May 18, 2001 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spotting In AKL, New Zealand
Replies: 6
Views: 1797

RE: Spotting In AKL, New Zealand

Jimmy, check your email

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by aerorobnz
Thu May 17, 2001 7:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Logo Or Theme Planes You'd Like
Replies: 23
Views: 2267

RE: Logo Or Theme Planes You'd Like

Ferrari 747-400 -Bright red fuselage with each door along the fuselage painted with the ferrari badge -Silver Ferrari lettering along the fuselage above the windows -Silver 'Prancing horse' on tail -yellow winglets with the black horse on them, like the badge -advertising for Monza Grand Prix -calle...

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by aerorobnz
Thu May 17, 2001 7:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Dances Are You Kids Doing These Days?
Replies: 18
Views: 2703

RE: What Dances Are You Kids Doing These Days?

I'm into pole dancing...

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by aerorobnz
Thu May 17, 2001 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question About Air New Zealand
Replies: 8
Views: 2688

RE: Question About Air New Zealand

What are the other 2 regos? I can only find these.. ZK-CEF Embraer EMB-110P1 110328 ZK-DCH Embraer EMB-110P1 110364 ZK-ERU Embraer EMB-110P1 110267 ZK-FHX Embraer EMB-110P1 110225 ZK-JCM Embraer EMB-110P1 110305 ZK-KIP Embraer EMB-110P1 110286 ZK-LBC Embraer EMB-110P1 110345 ZK-MAS Embraer EMB-110P1...

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by aerorobnz
Tue May 15, 2001 2:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Your Favorite Spot: A Secret?
Replies: 25
Views: 2036

RE: Your Favorite Spot: A Secret?

I usually go to the viewing spot at NZAA that is known to plane spotters. Mr Schaefer has obviously been to this spot... <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> http://www.airliners.net/open.file?id=162299 http://www.airliners.net/open.file?id=163253 I also know of a couple of l...

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by aerorobnz
Tue May 15, 2001 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I Came Face To Face With A PIA 747
Replies: 20
Views: 2248

RE: I Came Face To Face With A PIA 747

I have walked around under a Il76, and 744s ZK NBS (I have a photo of my sitting on the main wheel cluster) and G BNLT. I also stood under the wingtips of G VROS recently.

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 13, 2001 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ.....
Replies: 30
Views: 1767

RE: SQ.....

the airport is no longer SEL it is ICN ...the new airport is Seoul-Inchon.

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 13, 2001 8:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Your First Flight Ever?
Replies: 23
Views: 2360

RE: Your First Flight Ever?

ZK-NFA Fokker F27 Air New Zealand
TRG-AKL
1988

Big windows, comfy flight (only ½hour) and interesting cockpit.

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 13, 2001 8:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport?
Replies: 61
Views: 5717

RE: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport

Air New Zealand cargo at Atlanta is using LH aircraft isn't it??

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 13, 2001 8:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330 And 777 In The Same Fleet. Why?
Replies: 20
Views: 5257

RE: A330 And 777 In The Same Fleet. Why?

wouldn't a 777 have more business seats than an A330?? maybe the flights with more business traffic fly 777s and the thinner routes A330.

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 5:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Favourite Website Out Of A.net
Replies: 16
Views: 2616

RE: Your Favourite Website Out Of A.net

http://www.supercars.net

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 5:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Timothy McVeigh: I Have A Better Idea.
Replies: 43
Views: 1832

RE: Timothy McVeigh: I Have A Better Idea.

you know that that I meant "drowning is supposed to be a pleasant way to die." I get this information from an independant university study( I think it was Austin University but am not sure) of 22 cases where the defendant was on death row. After they researched the cases and showed their findings 11...

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 4:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: My First Flight On A 747
Replies: 9
Views: 3777

RE: My First Flight On A 747

Australia is a good place for internal 747 flights. according to my timetable though
UA 2 744
LAX-IAD
dep 8:30am arr 4:12pm
MT---SS

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Languages Used By Airlines
Replies: 40
Views: 7409

RE: Languages Used By Airlines

Air New Zealand speaks English only..:D
I haven't flown to Samoa or somewhere in the pacific so I don't know if they do speak samoan etc on those flights....they may do as there are plenty of polynesian flight attendants with NZ.

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 3:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Do You Want To Do Before You Die?
Replies: 25
Views: 3448

RE: What Do You Want To Do Before You Die?

drive for ferrari in F1.
drive an F50 GT at redline down the motorway.
Have a shag on a plane.
Fly in a MIG in the stratosphere at twice the speed of sound(it's a competition prize for a petrol station here)
getting married & having kids

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 3:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: British/Canadian/Australian Money Question:
Replies: 17
Views: 1972

RE: British/Canadian/Australian Money Question:

I hate seeing the Queen on our notes....she has absolutely nothing to do with the running of the country..and besides when Australia becomes a republic,NZ will become a state of Australia.

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 2:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Timothy McVeigh: I Have A Better Idea.
Replies: 43
Views: 1832

RE: Timothy McVeigh: I Have A Better Idea.

actually drowning is supposed to be a very pleasant way to drown...according to people that were resusitated (ie: their heart beat had stopped but brought back to life in time) you go into a state of Euphoria before slipping into unconsciousness. Timothy McVeigh bombed a building illegally, but thin...

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport?
Replies: 61
Views: 5717

RE: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport

full list of Auckland... AR Aerolineas Argentinas BR EVA Air CI China Airlines CM Canada 3000 Airlines CV Cargolux CX Cathay Pacific EV Evergreen International FJ Air Pacific GA Garuda Indonesia HJ DHL Airways KE Korean Air LH Lufthansa MH Malaysia Airlines NF Air Vanuatu NZ Air New Zealand PH Polyn...

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Airlines Have Quit Your Home Airport?
Replies: 34
Views: 3217

RE: Which Airlines Have Quit Your Home Airport?

airlines that recently pulled out of Auckland Eva Air (pulled out twice) Air China China Southwest Royal Tongan (lost their operating certificate) airlines that pulled out since about 1990 British Airways American Aiirlines Continental Hawaiian Airlines Air Nauru Solomon Airlines Ansett Australia JAL

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SIN-LHR - What Airline?
Replies: 35
Views: 2687

RE: SIN-LHR - What Airline?

I heard that SQ had 32" in the front economy cabin & 33" in the rear cabin

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Ditches World Tails!
Replies: 36
Views: 2095

RE: BA Ditches World Tails!

they couldn't have been too bright if they were confused by a brightly coloured series of plane tails...sheesh....

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 10:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Build Your Own Airline!
Replies: 135
Views: 7038

RE: Build Your Own Airline!

Global Pacific International CRJ200ER 24 CRJ700 18 Boeing 717-200IGW 16 Boeing 737-800(w/winglets) 25 Boeing 767-400ER 18 Boeing 777-200ER 12 Base: SYD Hubs: AKL,KUL Seat pitch widebodies narrowbodies Platinum Class (First) 80" - Gold Class (business) 60" 60" Silver Class (premium economy) 45" - Bro...

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 12, 2001 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: This Is The Way All Planes Should Be Painted...
Replies: 23
Views: 3257

RE: This Is The Way All Planes Should Be Painted..

just imagine an airport like LHR with planes all painted white....lol you'd have passengers ending up in Katmandu instead of New York

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by aerorobnz
Fri May 11, 2001 8:34 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Is Airliners.net Creating A New Hobby
Replies: 7
Views: 2942

RE: Is Airliners.net Creating A New Hobby

an interesting point, and also quite valid....I know I have found myself wanting to get my photo collection onto Airliners.net,in fact I have deliberately gone about getting the type of photos that Airliners.net usually accept, but the scan quality of my pics isn't good enough. When it comes down to...

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by aerorobnz
Fri May 11, 2001 8:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines That Fly Into Wellington NZ
Replies: 6
Views: 2501

RE: Airlines That Fly Into Wellington NZ

I'm afraid you missed the German Airforce A310 that was in on about the 6th.

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by aerorobnz
Wed May 09, 2001 6:14 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photos On CD - Your Toughts & Opinions
Replies: 14
Views: 3517

RE: Photos On CD - Your Toughts & Opinions

same here USAir_757 I suggest that you create your own CDs and not get them done when the negatives are developed, as in my experience they haven't been good. My spotting friend does all his photos on CD himself, and he has around 8000 photos stuck onto about 40 CDs which he can put as slideshows. I...

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 06, 2001 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Kaszhikstan (SP) In Christchurch, NZ
Replies: 4
Views: 1919

RE: Air Kaszhikstan (SP) In Christchurch, NZ

I posted about it here
https://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/454275

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 06, 2001 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Some Fantasy Liveries: SU,AR,AI,MK,AZ,IB,JL,TP,UA
Replies: 46
Views: 2895

RE: Some Fantasy Liveries: SU,AR,AI,MK,AZ,IB,JL,TP

They are all very very good, I like the Alitalia livery, I was thinking that I liked it with the white finish, but think of a chromed fuselage.....that is classy,stylish,retro & very Italian...JAL reminds me of Japanese green tea, but I think the JAL crane would be better than just the rising sun on...

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 06, 2001 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Aircraft Is Better For Ansett?
Replies: 41
Views: 3870

RE: Which Aircraft Is Better For Ansett?

I expect the Ansett 744s to either be sold, or transfered to ANZ. I see 772ER,763,73Gs in the fleet. the A320s in the fleet I think are just there to confuse us all about what their fleet plans are. <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> just a thought, but do you think that if...

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by aerorobnz
Sun May 06, 2001 9:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Girls And Guys And Feelings
Replies: 3
Views: 1860

RE: Girls And Guys And Feelings

As long as you have an attitude like that you will always have a girl...cos they like sensitivity.... Smile

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 05, 2001 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Park One Aircraft In Your Garage.
Replies: 36
Views: 2341

RE: Park One Aircraft In Your Garage.

a 777-200LR in the livery of Wunala Dreaming.

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 05, 2001 9:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If I Had A Million Dollars...
Replies: 35
Views: 2029

RE: If I Had A Million Dollars...

with 1 million US (2.25million NZL....hehehe) I would buy -Ferrari 360 Modena (in monza red of course) -Buy a large house for me(complete with a huge cocktail bar) -purchase all the best camera equipment I could ever need for plane spotting -buy a Blue & Gold Macaw -do my 'best airports of the world...

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by aerorobnz
Sat May 05, 2001 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Design Poll: New Alitalia Logo And Colourschemes!
Replies: 71
Views: 3990

RE: Design Poll: New Alitalia Logo And Colourschem

#4 oozes of italian flair & style

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by aerorobnz
Thu May 03, 2001 3:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Donating Blood Can Save A Life
Replies: 22
Views: 1923

RE: Donating Blood Can Save A Life

I have been legally old enough to donate blood for 18months now, but only recently gained enough weight for them to accept me....still haven't given blood though.

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by aerorobnz
Thu May 03, 2001 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mazda MX-5
Replies: 28
Views: 1084

RE: Mazda MX-5

There are better handling, more powerful cars on the market, but if you like cheap & cheerful cars I guess it is ok...personally I'd prefer a Ferrari 360 Modena Spider, or something of that ilk.

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by aerorobnz
Thu May 03, 2001 1:13 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photographers, Individual?
Replies: 45
Views: 2185

RE: Photographers, Individual?

I will go out there next when there is something interesting in...or whenever I next have time....July 2nd is the change over to A340 for China Airlines

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by aerorobnz
Wed May 02, 2001 4:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Photographers, Individual?
Replies: 45
Views: 2185

RE: Photographers, Individual?

Come to Auckland Frank & Craig....I'd love to spend a day spotting with you guys.....Usually I like to be alone, but I do enjoy meeting up with other spotters here every now and then. If I'm with another spotter (doesn't occur much here in AKL) I think I don't take as much photos as I should...lol

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by aerorobnz
Wed May 02, 2001 4:44 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Anyone Approached By Air 2000?
Replies: 11
Views: 2473

RE: Anyone Approached By Air 2000?

I'd settle for a lifetime ramp pass at an airport of my choice....:D

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by aerorobnz
Tue May 01, 2001 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF To Commence New Zealand Domestic Operations
Replies: 4
Views: 1937

RE: QF To Commence New Zealand Domestic Operations

I say put Impulse's 717s on the market...:p

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by aerorobnz
Mon Apr 30, 2001 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Corporal Punishment
Replies: 23
Views: 1627

RE: Corporal Punishment

harden up.....I got spanked at the most perhaps 3 times in my life and I'm just fine, but I think gun laws in the states need to be addressed more urgently than corporal punishment...

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by aerorobnz
Mon Apr 30, 2001 5:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should The Drinking Age Be Lowered?
Replies: 14
Views: 2974

RE: Should The Drinking Age Be Lowered?

the legal age for drinking/buying alcohol in New Zealand is 18...and it will be fabulous when I can go into a pub and buy it for myself in October. I reckon the binge drinking by NZ teens on the streets has gone down since it age got lowered...so I think it should be lowered elsewhere...in fact I th...

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by aerorobnz
Mon Apr 30, 2001 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Somthing People Would Never Guess About You...
Replies: 48
Views: 2189

RE: Somthing People Would Never Guess About You...

I have been able to identify all the major airlines of the world & all the boeing & airbus commercial jets since I was 3½, but I'm still yet to see a DC9!!!!

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by aerorobnz
Mon Apr 30, 2001 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IL86 To Christchurch NZ In May
Replies: 4
Views: 2543

RE: IL86 To Christchurch NZ In May

I posted this last night, for arrival times see Russians in CHC post

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by aerorobnz
Sun Apr 29, 2001 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Presidential Plane In Your Country?
Replies: 42
Views: 3833

RE: Presidential Plane In Your Country?

NZs VIP fleet
NZ1881 Beech B200 King Air BB-1054
NZ1882 Beech B200 King Air BB-960
NZ1883 Beech B200 King Air BB-1087
NZ7271 Boeing 727-22C 19892
NZ7272 Boeing 727-22C 19895

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by aerorobnz
Sun Apr 29, 2001 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Blue's New 73G Arrives In WLG, NZ
Replies: 3
Views: 2799

RE: Virgin Blue's New 73G Arrives In WLG, NZ

it's name is 'brissie lizzie'

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