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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Website For Airline News!
Replies: 4
Views: 4105

RE: Great Website For Airline News!

indeed this is a great website. Thanks for the link Akjetblue!

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 11:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW 757-300 To HNL From SEA
Replies: 22
Views: 5434

RE: NW 757-300 To HNL From SEA

So with the introduction of <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> 753 into <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym>, can I assume that these a/c will not feature WBC, but rather just the standard domestic F Class se...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Kind Of Plane
Replies: 1
Views: 3393

RE: What Kind Of Plane

Is he flying commercial or general? Would be an awfully expensive series if he were flying general, considering he must have a camera crew with him as well. Even travelling commercially would be expensive with the crew. I am sure Matt is not in Y Class either....Oh, thought, perhaps he is on a milit...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 10:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Easy Check In?
Replies: 15
Views: 4356

RE: United Easy Check In?

Good question American757 about your school <acronym title="Normandie Aviation (France)">ID</acronym>. Not sure what the <acronym title="Normandie Aviation (France)">ID</acronym> requirements are for a minor traveling alone. Normally, they require a government issued <acronym title="Normandie Aviati...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 9:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 777 New Colors Photos
Replies: 89
Views: 14633

RE: UA 777 New Colors Photos

I got one for everyone...how about bringing back the "Rhapsody in Blue" theme music and doing another RISING campaign. Seems like <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> is almost out of Chpt. 11, so let the Phoenix rise. Declare yourselves proud! <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">U...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 8:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Very Significant-need help writing an Av-related paper
Replies: 4
Views: 2490

Very Significant-need help writing an Av-related paper

How about the development of jet aircraft and how it affected travel as we know it today?

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 8:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Seats! Like New, And Dirt Cheap!
Replies: 13
Views: 4713

RE: 747 Seats! Like New, And Dirt Cheap!

Lear,

would love to see a pic of your purchase...can you take one and post when you get the goods?

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 8:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

Not sure if I am gonna qualify here with any rarities, but I at least wanted to post what I saw this morning...I was out at Lagoon at around 6:45. On the way out, I saw a <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> 744 on taxi after landing on the runway that runs parralell with Lagoon, s...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Fri Feb 13, 2004 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

Kalakaua, I would answer your question, but don't know what the answer is. Hopefully, someone will be able to answer it. I know the shot was a pretty fast one, so not sure if anybody caught the reg. # on the a/c.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Wants To Take Over Hawaiian
Replies: 29
Views: 6389

RE: Boeing Wants To Take Over Hawaiian

L-188, were Airbuses ever an option for the HA fleet?

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

I once again agree, and second Je89_w, this is a FANTASTIC  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> thread. We are well on our way to 500! Je89_w, I remember watching the <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> L-1011 and <acronym title="Hawaiian Airlines (USA)">HA</...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 747's At 5am
Replies: 66
Views: 7457

RE: BA 747's At 5am

I wouldn't be complaining, I'd be out having my coffee and watching them come in! I lived in El Segundo, <acronym title="Air China">CA</acronym> just blocks from <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> and all afternoon would sit in my backyard and w...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand To Cook Island
Replies: 11
Views: 4921

RE: Air New Zealand To Cook Island

Qantas747-438, I think you made another mistake...actually it just needs to be clarified. You are right in that <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> doesn't fly <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>-<acronym title="Honolulu - International...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Wonderful Inflight Experience
Replies: 52
Views: 4633

RE: A Wonderful Inflight Experience

Cory6188, <acronym title="Aero Service (Congo-Brazzaville)">BF</acronym> can not and should not be compared with the F classes of <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>, <acronym title="Singapore Airlines">SQ</acronym>, <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, and especial...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 12:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities Part II
Replies: 2
Views: 1468

RE: HNL Rarities Part II

thank you Bluewave....maybe when I was searching the server was having "technical difficulties" or something. I see it back now on page one where it belongs.....

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities Part II
Replies: 2
Views: 1468

HNL Rarities Part II

Hey everyone in <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym>...where did the topic <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> Rarities go? I did a search for it in the fo...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 8:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 18th Anniversary Of UA Acquisition Of PA Pacific
Replies: 18
Views: 3223

RE: 18th Anniversary Of UA Acquisition Of PA Pacific

Happy Birthday Jet Blue, Happy Birthday Jet Blue

Happy Birthday dear JET BLUE

Happy Birthday Jet Blue!!!!!!

and many happy returns....

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?
Replies: 25
Views: 4259

RE: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?

um, nice Airbus....travel much? hehehe

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 6:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

B777AA, isn't that typical of the world in general...? Go to training to get the extra pay, then when it comes time to put it into action, the pay is nice, but can't perform? All the glory, none of the finnese. I don't like people like that, also this can't come very naturally for this Purser. The l...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Thu Feb 12, 2004 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Amazing Thing Seen From Window
Replies: 89
Views: 11382

RE: Most Amazing Thing Seen From Window

HNL-ITO, first flight of the day, <acronym title="Aloha Airlines (USA)">AQ</acronym> 732. When we took off from <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> sun was just coming up and as we passed over Maui, I could see the sun rising a...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unusual Call Signs....
Replies: 19
Views: 5783

RE: Unusual Call Signs....

Thanks guys! I forgot about Aer Lingus...and all of the others that you mentioned. Cardeulis, I will take a look at the link in a few. I am sure that it is an interesting story.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unusual Call Signs....
Replies: 19
Views: 5783

Unusual Call Signs....

Anybody know how BA got the call sign Speedbird? Did it have something to do with when Concorde was flying? Any other airlines have unusual call signs? Would be curious to find out.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

HALFA,

YOU GO BOY!!!!! If you got it, flaunt it. If you can speak it, speak it. Heck you learned it, why not. And Europeans wonder why....

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service
Replies: 50
Views: 5644

RE: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service

ah ok, that explains it. Thanks.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F Class Seat Pitch, AA 763 To HNL/OGG
Replies: 24
Views: 5113

RE: F Class Seat Pitch, AA 763 To HNL/OGG

Thank you IP for the info.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service
Replies: 50
Views: 5644

RE: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service

IndustrialPate, What route did they drop into <acronym title="Tokyo - New Tokyo International / Narita (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> that they needed to add the <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - N...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F Class Seat Pitch, AA 763 To HNL/OGG
Replies: 24
Views: 5113

F Class Seat Pitch, AA 763 To HNL/OGG

Is it true on this route that F Class has a 62" seat pitch? That's incredible for the Hawaii market, since we are considered a "leisure" market. Wasn't that the pitch of the old sleeper seats on <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> in Intl. F? If this is the case, I would give them a ...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service
Replies: 50
Views: 5644

RE: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service

Industrial Pate...I believe the route <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - New Tokyo International / Narita (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> was originally handled by a 742 prior to it being a 744 and e...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

Bluewave,

I am hooked on this now....this is the first thing I check when I log on now, even have it on My Favorites, this and the a.net home page. This is great....

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Wonderful Inflight Experience
Replies: 52
Views: 4633

RE: A Wonderful Inflight Experience

EMBT, I have only heard positive things about <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>'s service here in the forums, including the trip reports. I can hardly wait to try their Business First product between <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHI...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service
Replies: 50
Views: 5644

RE: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service

I'm really happy for <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym>. Now just give us some three-class a/c between <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> and the West Coast and I will be really happy. I wouldn't even mind one...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

Thank you JeffrySkY for the clarification. She probably did show it to us that way. I would love to fly JAL someday. I heard the service ie really good. FYI no one has yet to mention that English is the international language of aviation. Isn't that why on foreign flights, the announcements are alwa...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?
Replies: 25
Views: 4259

RE: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?

Thanks for the clarification EK. That must be the one I am thinking about...she's very pretty.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?
Replies: 25
Views: 4259

RE: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?

Dtw,

Sorry, I knew the senior King passed, but I didn't know the younger King did....So the Queen is not only young, but widowed with two young ones? Wow, thanks for the info. I guess I need to read the paper more and not go straight to the travel section....

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?
Replies: 25
Views: 4259

RE: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?

Kdonohue....I don't think that Hussein was Queen Noor's husband. I think that was her father-in-law, as if I remember right, her husband is around her age and they have two little ones, maybe both under 10 years old or just over that age now. I would love to hear her speak, but I'm a bit out of the ...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 1:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand To Cook Island
Replies: 11
Views: 4921

RE: Air New Zealand To Cook Island

Ok, that's kewl FbN. I didn't know you were on a package...yes, that really limits your choices. I would take a 744 over an 763 any day, but a 744 is really becoming a "flagship" aircraft for many airlines and used on the appropriate routes. Out of <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam A...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 12:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand To Cook Island
Replies: 11
Views: 4921

RE: Air New Zealand To Cook Island

Are you flying into Roratonga? If you are, why not try <acronym title="Aloha Airlines (USA)">AQ</acronym> out of <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym>? It's nothing fancy, a 73NG, but I bet it would be fun. Besides, wouldn't you ...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ever Been Asked And Bribed To Move Seat?
Replies: 9
Views: 3735

RE: Ever Been Asked And Bribed To Move Seat?

LTBEWR,

thanks for the full scoop on QANTAS. I never knew it was an acronym.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?
Replies: 25
Views: 4259

RE: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?

FunFlyer, she is the Queen of Jordan which is a country in the Middle East. Very interesting story behind of her....my sister read her biography.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

nope Kalakaua, it's skoshi. SKO are pronounced together. Relating back to the post, I have heard it is easier to get hired by an airline as an F/A if you do speak more than one language. Just remember folks, Francais, es le langue d'amour! And if you ever visit PPT, you will know what I mean.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rich International, Where Did They Go?
Replies: 17
Views: 4906

RE: Rich International, Where Did They Go?

They used to fly into <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> and do <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> charters for one of the tour operators here in <acronym title="Honolu...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?
Replies: 25
Views: 4259

RE: What Does Queen Noor Travel On?

Was the L-1011 originally in the PanAm fleet and sold to <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym>? A search of the photo database yielded these two photos: <br><table align=center border=0 width=500><tr><td><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/o...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 11:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

I'm gone for 4 minutes and look what pops up...another Rarities thread started.....that's two in the past like 15 minutes and these are NEW threads. Ok, who's counting?

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

Anybody spot the lastest Rarities thread started in the Forums.....? Very original idea on their part...NOT! Bluewave707 is the originator of the "Rarities" threads. We are not worth to you Bluewave....hehehe.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 11:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

AA767400, I speak retail Japanese, took a conversational class at a local college when I worked at a clothing store, hence I can actually get by and nihongo skoshi desu ne. It actually has come in quite handy, especially here in Honolulu with all of our Japanese visitors. I have often had to help ou...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 10:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

HALFA, I see that you just joined a.net! Welcome, i just joined last month and love it. Have you seen the thread on <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL</acronym> Rarities? do a search for it. it's a great thread. Good reading and lots of...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 9:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Rarities ...
Replies: 808
Views: 71244

RE: HNL Rarities ...

Ha763,

I saw a DC-10 yesterday climbing off of Diamond Head with the same markings. I thought maybe it was a cargo run or something. It was passing around 2pm....anybody got a clue as to what a/c this is?

and Bluewave you beat me to it....Kona's!!!!!!!!!

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 9:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?
Replies: 51
Views: 10195

RE: F/A's: How Many Languages Do You Speak?

HALFA, I take it you fly "worldwide" for <acronym title="Hawaiian Airlines (USA)">HA</acronym> and do the Pago Pago run...oh and also the PPT run. I see that you, "parle francais" and also, "nihongo skoshi desu ne" Je parle petit francais aussi and nihongo skoshi desu ne. I also bet you are hapa. Ve...

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service
Replies: 50
Views: 5644

RE: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service

I knew someone would be able to answer my question....Mahalo Kalakaua! So quickly too, no? Yep, I love that Lounge, but really need to try it out as an Intl. F pax...I heard UA ain't bad in Intl. F.

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by HNLFlyBoy
Wed Feb 11, 2004 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service
Replies: 50
Views: 5644

RE: UA Doubles NRT-HNL Service

Does anyone think that with the addition of this second flight to <acronym title="Tokyo - New Tokyo International / Narita (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> daily they will now re-open the Intl F Class lounge at <acronym title="Honolulu - International / Hickam AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - ...

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