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by airjampanam
Thu Apr 08, 2004 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Flight Attendant Uniform, In Your Opinion?
Replies: 37
Views: 13364

RE: Best Flight Attendant Uniform, In Your Opinion?

Like that new BA uniform, the old one did look very granny-like!
That hat was just ewwww!

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by airjampanam
Tue Apr 06, 2004 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 9/11 Aircraft Diversions
Replies: 57
Views: 17706

RE: 9/11 Aircraft Diversions

Why does EVERYTIME we revisit this day as a result of a new thread, the same old feelings come bubbling back? Understandably, new members will ask certain questions, but as a New York City resident It just pains me to relive it over and over again. Got that out! Whew! I know I didn't have to read th...

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by airjampanam
Mon Apr 05, 2004 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cayman Airways
Replies: 36
Views: 3238

RE: Cayman Airways

How does Air Jamaican impact on the airline?
As an island formerly aligned with Jamaica.

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by airjampanam
Fri Apr 02, 2004 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amsterdam Airport
Replies: 10
Views: 2544

RE: Amsterdam Airport

That airport is A M A Z I N G!!!
The Dutch thought that out really well.
The viewing gallery is wide open and you can spot from outside on the gallery itself or comfortably seated indoors at that nice restaurant.
Can't wait to pass through there again.

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by airjampanam
Thu Apr 01, 2004 8:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Service Announcement From NJ
Replies: 5
Views: 3613

RE: New Service Announcement From NJ

Well... I dunno, this was in today's Trentonian!
Maybe someone from the area or the airlines in question can shed some light.

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by airjampanam
Thu Apr 01, 2004 8:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Service Announcement From NJ
Replies: 5
Views: 3613

New Service Announcement From NJ

Does this make sense, could the experts comment please. I'm not familiar with the airline involved or the <acronym title="Malev (Hungary)">MA</acronym> airport either. Tuesday, March 30, 2004 By KAREN GREEN ALEXANDER Staff Writer EWING - Boston-Maine Airways began flying out of Trenton-Mercer Airpor...

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by airjampanam
Wed Mar 31, 2004 3:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: England Beat West Indies!
Replies: 175
Views: 6967

RE: England Beat West Indies!

Holy S**T!!!
Not one poster from the US on this topic?
This was huge sports news in the UK and the Caribbean!
WOW
Is this the only way to exclude us Americans from a topic?
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by airjampanam
Wed Mar 31, 2004 1:50 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Da Vinci Code
Replies: 19
Views: 2346

RE: The Da Vinci Code

West 34th and Lexington Ave. Northeast corner.

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by airjampanam
Wed Mar 31, 2004 12:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Da Vinci Code
Replies: 19
Views: 2346

RE: The Da Vinci Code

EXACTLY PROSA! Not only that I work 1 block from the Opus Dei World Headquarters on 34th Street in NYC. I remember when that building was completed there was a huge write up in the NY Daily News about the shading goings on . After reading this book, I look at anyone going in and out of that building...

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by airjampanam
Tue Mar 30, 2004 12:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Da Vinci Code
Replies: 19
Views: 2346

RE: The Da Vinci Code

Ahhh.. So what about Holy Blood Holy Grail?
I hear that is a natural follow up.
Its interesting every one is commenting on the reading level, but isn't simplicity part of good story telling?

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by airjampanam
Tue Mar 30, 2004 11:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Da Vinci Code
Replies: 19
Views: 2346

RE: The Da Vinci Code

LOL
Sorry JAL777, us Johnnie come lately's are just now discovering this guilty pleasure!

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by airjampanam
Tue Mar 30, 2004 11:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Da Vinci Code
Replies: 19
Views: 2346

The Da Vinci Code

I am half way through this page turner, has anyone else here read this book?
What are your thoughts?

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by airjampanam
Sun Mar 28, 2004 6:53 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Post Deletion?
Replies: 132
Views: 7230

RE: Post Deletion?

The thread in question had to have been one of my FAVORITES in a long time!!
I'm not flying happy right now to hear it was deleted... bummer

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by airjampanam
Sat Mar 27, 2004 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flaps! Love Em!
Replies: 74
Views: 7041

RE: Flaps! Love Em!

Was just on a AA777 and was AMAZED at the flap action!
There was this HUGE movement right next to the fuselage downward!
I had never noticed that part before, it went waaaay down.
I knew flaps were in parts on the wings but WHOA!

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by airjampanam
Sat Mar 27, 2004 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Airline / Aircraft Served Your First Flight?
Replies: 140
Views: 10334

RE: Which Airline / Aircraft Served Your First Flight?

1975 Pan Am 707 is what my memory tells me, but a search shows DC8's on the route from <acronym title="Kingston - Norman Manley (Palisadoes) (KIN / MKJP), Jamaica">KIN</acronym> to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>, still ...

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by airjampanam
Sat Mar 27, 2004 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did Arriving At LHR Give A Bad Image Of UK?
Replies: 58
Views: 5063

RE: Did Arriving At LHR Give A Bad Image Of UK?

LHR is what it is at the end of the day, but there is NO denying the metal on the ground is AMAZING!!!
Just look out any of those narrow lil slits for windows as you walk to a gate and you will gag at what u see!
Just give me a drink and let me sit and I'm happy.

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by airjampanam
Fri Mar 26, 2004 7:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did Arriving At LHR Give A Bad Image Of UK?
Replies: 58
Views: 5063

RE: Did Arriving At LHR Give A Bad Image Of UK?

The first time I came into the UK through <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>, I kept coming back to this bunker feeling. Low roofs and very little open spaces. I got the impression that there must have been a lot of terrorist activity in the past to warrant...

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by airjampanam
Thu Mar 25, 2004 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DHL At EWR.
Replies: 6
Views: 2833

RE: DHL At EWR.

I always wondered IF that aircraft EVER moved!!!!
So glad I'm not alone.
Great post!

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by airjampanam
Mon Mar 22, 2004 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best Economy Class
Replies: 46
Views: 6052

RE: Best Economy Class

BA hands down over all. <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> for the leg room. <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> is typically old world class and professionalism. I fly back to the US tomorrow in <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> economy. NO amenities...

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by airjampanam
Mon Mar 22, 2004 1:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Crew And Aircraft Reg. Requests
Replies: 5
Views: 3395

RE: Airline Crew And Aircraft Reg. Requests

AHHH OK..... I was starting to wonder if I was that dense!
LOL
I didn't realize you could search with the info I had.
THanx again
Maybe I am just a tad dense

 Smile

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by airjampanam
Sun Mar 21, 2004 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Crew And Aircraft Reg. Requests
Replies: 5
Views: 3395

RE: Airline Crew And Aircraft Reg. Requests

Excellent!!!!!!!! DC9 thanx a million. Can you explain how all that works, it seems now that each airline has a different method. The 7BT doesnt even appear in the reg you provided!!! I noticed on the Virgin aircraft I saw on the ground at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingd...

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by airjampanam
Sun Mar 21, 2004 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Crew And Aircraft Reg. Requests
Replies: 5
Views: 3395

Airline Crew And Aircraft Reg. Requests

I'm currently in The UK, I flew over on <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> 132 on Friday night from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LH...

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by airjampanam
Tue Mar 16, 2004 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 3 Initials, What Airport Are You?
Replies: 174
Views: 17937

RE: 3 Initials, What Airport Are You?

MAB
ICAO Code: SBMA
Location Name: Maraba
Airport Name:
Country: Brazil


Very nice...........!

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by airjampanam
Fri Mar 12, 2004 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Configuration Features Unique To New Deliveries
Replies: 0
Views: 1719

Configuration Features Unique To New Deliveries

I have recently noticed pictures of what I would call unusual features on some of these new aircrafts. First it was a crew rest area upstairs on a triple 7 I think, then it was a lav downstairs on an airbus and now this compartment for the unfortunate demise of a passenger in flight. Are these reque...

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by airjampanam
Thu Mar 11, 2004 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An Observation Deck At An American Airport?
Replies: 40
Views: 6910

RE: An Observation Deck At An American Airport?

I was joking GOOMBA......just make sure you are NOT driving when you visit, might prove hazardous as the FlyingdoctorWu can attest to!

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by airjampanam
Thu Mar 11, 2004 2:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Respond To The Users Sig Above You
Replies: 541
Views: 19127

RE: Respond To The Users Sig Above You

As long as we not talking support hose I'm In there!!!!

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by airjampanam
Thu Mar 11, 2004 2:24 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Having To Stop For Fuel
Replies: 40
Views: 7228

RE: Having To Stop For Fuel

PA110 is South African now stopping on the way back as well since they took over the route from Air Afrique?

That fuel stop in Cape Verde was scary to me at the time since it wasn't really announced.
Not to mention a crew member actually going outside to sign for the fuel!!!

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by airjampanam
Thu Mar 11, 2004 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An Observation Deck At An American Airport?
Replies: 40
Views: 6910

RE: An Observation Deck At An American Airport?

I believe the observation deck from the NJ Turnpike is especially great for EWR!
 Smile

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by airjampanam
Thu Mar 11, 2004 10:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Anyone Else Think Virgin Atlantic Is A Bad Airline
Replies: 31
Views: 7714

RE: Anyone Else Think Virgin Atlantic Is A Bad Airline

First rate IFE, but, and this is a MAJOR but..Unless u plan to fly other than coach, be prepared for a Greyhound experience in the air!!
Very cramped experience seating wise.. They pack em like sardines back there!!!
To be fore warned is to be fore armed!

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by airjampanam
Sat Mar 06, 2004 4:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Management Program At George Washington U
Replies: 15
Views: 3968

RE: Airline Management Program At George Washington U

My alma mater Dowling College in Oakdale NY, has several undergraduate degree programs in Aeronautics and Management!

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by airjampanam
Fri Mar 05, 2004 10:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How To Get From JFK To Upper West Side?
Replies: 18
Views: 14248

RE: How To Get From JFK To Upper West Side?

You may want to try the Super Shuttle from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to the Upper West side and the M60 bus from there to <acronym title="New York - La Guardia (LGA / KLGA), USA - New York">LGA</acronym>. The Super...

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by airjampanam
Fri Mar 05, 2004 9:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which Aircraft Will Operate DL 838 Tomorrow?
Replies: 18
Views: 4173

RE: Which Aircraft Will Operate DL 838 Tomorrow?

Dairbus... Now that's how you help out a fellow Anet member!
WELL DONE!!!!

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by airjampanam
Wed Mar 03, 2004 6:47 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Help With My NYC Trip
Replies: 12
Views: 2741

RE: Help With My NYC Trip

The Cyclone will not be open yet, but Nathans will be.. not sure what else you define as "fine eating" that will be in Coney Island though!
Have Fun!!

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by airjampanam
Thu Feb 26, 2004 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines And Haitian Exodus
Replies: 0
Views: 3024

American Airlines And Haitian Exodus

Can anyone elaborate on the current operations of <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> in Haiti? Other than the occasional reports of delays due to crew and passengers being unable to reach the airport, I haven't heard of any plans to cease operations. <acronym title="American Airli...

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by airjampanam
Thu Feb 26, 2004 4:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: "No Child Should See This Movie"-Passion Of Christ
Replies: 77
Views: 3522

RE: "No Child Should See This Movie"-Passion Of Christ

I'm torn as to if and when I will see this movie, but from the trailers I have seen, the rating kind of takes care of whether children should see this movie or not! What I don't understand is why ANY view that even remotely slights the Jewish faith its deemed ANTI-SEMITIC? Without getting on rant ab...

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by airjampanam
Wed Feb 25, 2004 8:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Long Till Your Next Flight?
Replies: 135
Views: 8861

RE: How Long Till Your Next Flight?

Next trip is 3/19 on AA from JFK to LHR for 4 days!

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by airjampanam
Wed Feb 18, 2004 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PBS Show "Swissair Crash Of Flight 111"
Replies: 37
Views: 9636

RE: PBS Show "Swissair Crash Of Flight 111"

My 2 cents is this.... Why are ac cabin insulations still made of the same combustible material?
I thought one of the points of crash investigations was also to correct problems so they are NOT repeated?

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by airjampanam
Wed Feb 18, 2004 12:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ever Flown On The First Aircraft Delivered?
Replies: 42
Views: 7578

RE: Ever Flown On The First Aircraft Delivered?

Almost... Clipper Juan J Trippe.. 2nd 747 built but not first 747 flown by Pan Am! N747PA (cn 19639/2) I flew it from <acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhein-Main AFB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym> to <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA ...

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by airjampanam
Sun Feb 15, 2004 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Special Meals -vs- Regular Meals
Replies: 3
Views: 2619

RE: Special Meals -vs- Regular Meals

Those special meals can be tricky.. I ordered a sea food special meal on <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> last Summer from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> to <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR<...

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by airjampanam
Sun Feb 15, 2004 12:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upgrade At Checkin Counter Experiences
Replies: 31
Views: 4578

RE: Upgrade At Checkin Counter Experiences

Amen to that NWairlinkfo. I have Non revved a few times from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> to <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> on United and was automatically placed in Business no questions a...

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by airjampanam
Fri Feb 13, 2004 7:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Popularity Of Duty Free
Replies: 8
Views: 3814

RE: Popularity Of Duty Free

While we are on the topic of duty free... While I have purchased liquor at the airport and taken it on board. Can you bring liquor bought outside the airport without paying an additional "duty"? Never understood what duty free really meant anyway since there are allowances made for goods being bough...

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by airjampanam
Sun Feb 08, 2004 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bulkhead Rows = Crying Babies?
Replies: 12
Views: 1916

RE: Bulkhead Rows = Crying Babies?

My experience has been on triple 7's the bulkhead seat has beds that flip down!
While the exit row wont have children, rest assured that middle section will be Baby hell!!!!!

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by airjampanam
Tue Feb 03, 2004 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What A.net Picture Is Your Current Background?
Replies: 140
Views: 12661

RE: What A.net Picture Is Your Current Background?

I keep the overhead shot of downtown NYC WITH the WTC on my laptop and a rotating shot from St Maarten on my work PC.. ANY shot!!

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by airjampanam
Fri Jan 30, 2004 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Steamed At BA
Replies: 23
Views: 3558

RE: Steamed At BA

Ebay?
Never been there!!
 Smile
Are the beaches nice?

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by airjampanam
Fri Jan 30, 2004 1:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Steamed At BA
Replies: 23
Views: 3558

RE: Steamed At BA

Actually Greg, I'm a little embarrassed, do I feel stupid?.. NO! We all make mistakes and no system is perfect. I was asked to choose a flight time after the date was entered, but didn't get a confirmation after that. Clearly something out of the ordinary was happening either with my browser or keyb...

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by airjampanam
Fri Jan 30, 2004 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Steamed At BA
Replies: 23
Views: 3558

RE: Steamed At BA

I considered that as well Richardw, but the farther I got away from the time I made the error didn't sit well with me. As I was being processed for my refund, I was making my <acronym title="Virgin Atlantic Airways (United Kingdom)">VS</acronym> inquiries. Based on the accent of the reservationistas...

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by airjampanam
Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 9/11 AA 11 Phone Calls Released
Replies: 64
Views: 17614

RE: 9/11 AA 11 Phone Calls Released

NYC never has, and never will forget all the events of 9/11. As I traveled shortly after 9/11 people would constantly ask and express sympathy when they heard where I lived. I had to deal with the raw emotion of that horrible day over and over. Most New Yorkers will tell you that gaping hole in the ...

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by airjampanam
Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Steamed At BA
Replies: 23
Views: 3558

RE: Steamed At BA

This involves <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>! I did end up canceling and I am impatiently waiting for my refund. I will probably end up ...

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by airjampanam
Fri Jan 30, 2004 12:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Steamed At BA
Replies: 23
Views: 3558

Steamed At BA

Last night while making a booking on <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>'s website, somehow I made a keystroke error and entered the wrong outbound travel date. I didn't realize the error until AFTER I had been charged. I immediately called them on the phone to correct my mistake. I was to...

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by airjampanam
Thu Jan 22, 2004 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying Into Stansted
Replies: 16
Views: 2844

RE: Flying Into Stansted

Was it me or was that Stanstead airport deliberately constructed in a whole in the ground?
You cant see the airport from a distance, at least not from the rail approach.
I heard something about the noise abatement laws, yada yada yada.

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