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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Aug 22, 2006 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PA Announcements - Dutch
Replies: 8
Views: 4798

RE: PA Announcements - Dutch

DANK U WEL! This is fantastic! Hope you have a chance to hear it in person soon!

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Aug 22, 2006 5:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PA Announcements - Dutch
Replies: 8
Views: 4798

RE: PA Announcements - Dutch

Dank u wel! I really appreciate it!

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Aug 22, 2006 5:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PA Announcements - Dutch
Replies: 8
Views: 4798

RE: PA Announcements - Dutch

CO, and I would love to have you onboard to hear it! Could you maybe throw in a little more... "Dames en Heren, hartelijk welkom in Amsterdam Schipol, de plaatselijke tijd is ---uur en ---minuten. -We will be taxiing for a few more minutes, so please remain in your seats with your seatbelts fastened...

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Aug 22, 2006 4:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PA Announcements - Dutch
Replies: 8
Views: 4798

PA Announcements - Dutch

Hi everyone- I was just wondering if anyone could help me with some PA Announcements in Dutch. The airline I work for doesn't publish them, and I've had most of my announcements translated, but am missing a decent welcome/end of flight announcement. (Eg - Ladies and Gents, it is my pleasure to welco...

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Jun 16, 2006 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minimum Connect Times At EWR With CO?
Replies: 28
Views: 8525

RE: Minimum Connect Times At EWR With CO?

It will be very very tight, but if immigration goes quickly and you get your bags, you should be able to make it. A) Tell the people at Immigration that your timing is tight and they may let you skip the line, especially since you're connecting to a city that is only served once a day. (Actually, I ...

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu Jun 15, 2006 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Never Ending Peter Max Thread Part IV
Replies: 201
Views: 15010

RE: The Never Ending Peter Max Thread Part IV

Ok, this is getting pretty long. Perhaps it's time for Part V?

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Jun 14, 2006 10:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental 757s
Replies: 22
Views: 3398

RE: Continental 757s

Lincoln- According to the <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> timetable, it operates <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> 225 from <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> to <acronym title="Cleveland - Hopk...

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Jun 13, 2006 5:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Never Ending Peter Max Thread Part IV
Replies: 201
Views: 15010

RE: The Never Ending Peter Max Thread Part IV

I was just driving along 78 West, crossing the Newark Bay, and along came Peter Max himself, thundering overhead on the way in from Tel Aviv. What an amazing sight! Also, I'd like to second EWRCabinCrew's thoughts about a retro livery. Perhaps something like this... <center><font color="#EEEEEE" siz...

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Jun 09, 2006 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I've Been Hired By CO!
Replies: 52
Views: 10128

RE: I've Been Hired By CO!

Again, thank you, ALL of you, for the wonderful outpouring of congratulations and feedback! I really appreciate it!

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu Jun 08, 2006 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I've Been Hired By CO!
Replies: 52
Views: 10128

RE: I've Been Hired By CO!

FXramper- Actually, it's only $720 for the first set of uniforms, and that's the last time you have to pay for them. And why is living near <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> bad? I was born bred and raised right here in NYC, and could not be...

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu Jun 08, 2006 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I've Been Hired By CO!
Replies: 52
Views: 10128

RE: I've Been Hired By CO!

I just want to say thank you very much to all of you for your congratulatory notes! I really appreciate it! Indeed, I will do my best to keep the enthusiasm level at an all time high, and represent Continental to the best of my abilities! My best to you all, and hope to see you onboard soon! Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu Jun 08, 2006 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I've Been Hired By CO!
Replies: 52
Views: 10128

RE: I've Been Hired By CO!

Cory- I grew up in the area, and still live in NYC, so housing is not a problem and actually, I'm thrilled to be based at <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym>. KFLLCFII- Indeed, that was one of the reasons I got this job. If I worked in any oth...

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu Jun 08, 2006 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I've Been Hired By CO!
Replies: 52
Views: 10128

I've Been Hired By CO!

HEY EVERYONE! Trying to contain my excitement, but that's just not happening... I was hired today by Continental as cabin crew! After three rounds of interviews that lasted close to 7 hours, here I am - no longer just an aviation enthusiast, but an insider! An airline employee! I couldn't be happier...

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu May 25, 2006 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair Uses Seat Letter L - Why?
Replies: 12
Views: 4645

RE: Finnair Uses Seat Letter L - Why?

Not a clue. But <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> uses L as well on all of their widebody fleet - the 777 764 and 762. <a href="http://www.continental.com/travel/inflight/aircraft/default.asp?SID=528E166AFA0F4ACF8D15E3220D243E1F" target=_blank>http://www.continental.com/travel...

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu May 25, 2006 1:23 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Austrian Airlines: What A Mess!
Replies: 11
Views: 9967

RE: Austrian Airlines: What A Mess!

That's really too bad. My only experience with Austrian has been <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Vienna - Schwechat (VIE / LOWW), Austria">VIE</acronym>-<acronym title="Sarajevo - Butmir (SJJ / LQSA), Bos...

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed May 10, 2006 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK´s New Business Class
Replies: 16
Views: 4358

RE: TK´s New Business Class

Here's the picture in question. Looks great! (From what you can see...) Hope to give it a whirl soon! <br> <center> <font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"> MyAviation.net photo: <br><a href="http://myaviation.net/search/photo_search.php?id=00517399&size=medium" target="_blank...

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed May 10, 2006 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ?! The First A380 Floor Plan! Find The Details!
Replies: 82
Views: 49121

RE:?! The First A380 Floor Plan! Find The Details!

There's also a "possible" Virgin Atlantic config that has been uploaded at V-Flyer.com. I'm sure the actual Virgin configuration will be quite different, but still fun to see what it might look like! <img src="http://www.v-flyer.com/A380-800.gif" width="344" height="1250" border=0> Can't wait to see...

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue May 09, 2006 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Reg Question: AMS - EWR On SQ 04/2001
Replies: 7
Views: 4595

RE: Another Reg Question: AMS - EWR On SQ 04/2001

On the site you listed that shows Heathrow and Gatwick movements, there appears to be some kind of error. <a href="http://www.lhr-lgw.co.uk/heathrow/may06/maylhr06/lhr010506.html" target=_blank>http://www.lhr-lgw.co.uk/heathrow/may06/maylhr06/lhr010506.html</a> On 1 May, 2006 there is a flight liste...

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by PanAm747LHR
Mon Apr 24, 2006 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Comores - A Phantom Airline?
Replies: 8
Views: 5461

Air Comores - A Phantom Airline?

Hi everyone, I stumbled across <a href="http://www.airlineroutemaps.com" target=_blank>www.airlineroutemaps.com</a> this evening (which is a rather good resource, I think) and then came across Air Comores International, the airline of the Comoros Islands. Having never heard of them, I googled them a...

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Apr 19, 2006 9:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad Cabin Crew
Replies: 3
Views: 5051

RE: Etihad Cabin Crew

I applied to EY back in February and still haven't heard anything back from them, so don't get your hopes up.

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Apr 12, 2006 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major EK Euro Delays Today
Replies: 7
Views: 3184

RE: Major EK Euro Delays Today

Yes, I understand that it's in India - hence my statement that they were all European delays with the exception of the Trivanandrum flight. (Which was delayed, but obviously not from Europe.)
Sorry if I didn't state that clearly.

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Apr 12, 2006 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major EK Euro Delays Today
Replies: 7
Views: 3184

RE: Major EK Euro Delays Today

Ok, that makes sense - I figured it was something in Europe, since all but one of the delayed flights are coming from Europe (The Trivanandrum flight.) The flights from Asia/the Middle East all seem to be arriving/have arrived on time.

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Apr 12, 2006 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major EK Euro Delays Today
Replies: 7
Views: 3184

Major EK Euro Delays Today

Hi all- I was looking at the <acronym title="Dubai - International (DXB / OMDB), United Arab Emirates">DXB</acronym> Live Flight Info page, and it seems the vast majority of <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>'s late evening/early morning European arrival bank are severly d...

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by PanAm747LHR
Sun Apr 09, 2006 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cactus Callsign To Remain!
Replies: 92
Views: 10996

RE: Cactus Callsign To Remain!

I would have to say that Clipper is first, followed by Speedbird, Springbok, Shamrock and then Cactus.

Just my two cents...

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Apr 07, 2006 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New CAL Commercials
Replies: 8
Views: 2454

RE: New CAL Commercials

Those are fantastic! I particularly liked the "take-away" commercial and the one with the Harlem Globetrotters.

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Thu Apr 06, 2006 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Roll Out Of The New AF Seats?
Replies: 1
Views: 4551

RE: Roll Out Of The New AF Seats?

Furthermore, what's the refurbishment schedule for the 777-200 fleet? I have a ticket in L'Espace Affaires on <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> 23 from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to <acronym title="Paris - Ch...

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by PanAm747LHR
Sat Apr 01, 2006 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SN Brussels Airlines 31/03 Press Release Out!
Replies: 33
Views: 10263

RE: SN Brussels Airlines 31/03 Press Release Out!

If they start US operations, I wouldn't be surprised to see A) <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> opened up again, or B) a codeshare from <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> with <acron...

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by PanAm747LHR
Sat Apr 01, 2006 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Attendants - Passports Stamped?
Replies: 19
Views: 14229

RE: Flight Attendants - Passports Stamped?

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Mar 31, 2006 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Attendants - Passports Stamped?
Replies: 19
Views: 14229

RE: Flight Attendants - Passports Stamped?

CX Flyboy-
Which countries, besides the US, do you need a visa for (If any) and which ones are the ones that are a pain? I imagine you can stroll through in most of Europe, but what about Asia/Africa/Australia. Where can you/can't you jsut waltz through?

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Mar 31, 2006 6:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Attendants - Passports Stamped?
Replies: 19
Views: 14229

Flight Attendants - Passports Stamped?

Hi everyone- As I'm soon to join the ranks of all you cabin crew out there, I was just wondering how often your passports get stamped. I know mine hardly ever gets stamped when I enter the EU, never mind on the return. (It's about 50/50 at home.) So if they don't even bother to stamp our passports, ...

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Mar 31, 2006 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAN Releases New Interior
Replies: 22
Views: 4918

RE: LAN Releases New Interior

I'm very impressed. LAN seems to really be pulling themselves together. If only we could get a non-stop from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> down to <acronym title="Santiago - Arturo Merino Benitez (Pudahuel) (SCL / SCEL...

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Mar 31, 2006 6:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Big Announcement From SN Tommorow!
Replies: 55
Views: 15021

RE: Big Announcement From SN Tommorow!

Has any announcement been made yet? Can any of you in Brussels tell us anything further?

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Mar 31, 2006 6:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I Am On KE Flight 81 JFK To ICN Now
Replies: 56
Views: 15195

I Am On KE Flight 81 JFK To ICN Now

Which cabin are you in? Back of the bus, or you up front (or on top?)

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Mar 22, 2006 8:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transatlantic To LED Anytime?
Replies: 24
Views: 2628

RE: Transatlantic To LED Anytime?

According to the article, the airline's name is actually Baltia Airlines, not Baltic.

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Sun Mar 05, 2006 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VN 777s - PTV Equipped?
Replies: 9
Views: 2537

RE: VN 777s - PTV Equipped?

A four class layout?! Impressive. I was under the impression that they only had C and Y on their 777 aircraft. Does anyone know where to find a VN seatmap?

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Sun Mar 05, 2006 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VN 777s - PTV Equipped?
Replies: 9
Views: 2537

VN 777s - PTV Equipped?

Hi everyone- When <acronym title="Vietnam Airlines">VN</acronym> first received the 777, they equipped the seats in coach with PTVs. (See below) <br> <center> <font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"> MyAviation.net photo: <br><a href="http://myaviation.net/search/photo_search....

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Mar 03, 2006 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE Interior Upgrades Update
Replies: 2
Views: 2314

KE Interior Upgrades Update

Hi everyone- As of December, <acronym title="Korean Air">KE</acronym> had its new interiors (The First class cocoon seats, Prestige Plus, and Economy seats with AVOD PTVs) on two aircraft, serving <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</...

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Feb 15, 2006 8:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian Announces Plans To Acquire 4 More 767s
Replies: 95
Views: 12563

RE: Hawaiian Announces Plans To Acquire 4 More 767s

I agree that it would be good to see <acronym title="Hawaiian Airlines (USA)">HA</acronym> on the East Coast. I know that <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> enjoys very good loads year round on CO14/15 - their non-stop <acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR)...

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Feb 15, 2006 8:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Recruiting
Replies: 13
Views: 3107

Emirates Recruiting

Ok everyone, so my application to <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym> has been submitted and the suspense is killing me. I got an email today saying that if i was short-listed, they would contact me as soon as they have a recruitment event here in the states. "In your home ...

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by PanAm747LHR
Wed Feb 15, 2006 7:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian Announces Plans To Acquire 4 More 767s
Replies: 95
Views: 12563

RE: Hawaiian Announces Plans To Acquire 4 More 767s

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Feb 14, 2006 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update On TAP A330-200's.
Replies: 22
Views: 4889

RE: Update On TAP A330-200's.

It sounds like this first A332 is coming from <acronym title="Crossair (Switzerland)">LX</acronym>. Where are the others coming from? And hasn't <acronym title="Crossair (Switzerland)">LX</acronym> given up quite a few A332s already? I know <acronym title="Lufthansa (Germany)">LH</acronym> got a few...

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by PanAm747LHR
Mon Feb 13, 2006 7:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR And The A300
Replies: 11
Views: 3081

RE: QR And The A300

Is there any schedule in place for the phasing out of the A300s, or is it one of those things that is just "pending."

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Mon Feb 13, 2006 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QR And The A300
Replies: 11
Views: 3081

QR And The A300

Does anybody know how much longer Qatar Airways plans to keep their A300 fleet around? They currently have a fleet of 9 A300s and 16 A330s (12 332 & 4 333) according to their website. Do they plan to phase out the A300s as they bring more A330s online, or are they going to keep them around?

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Sat Feb 11, 2006 5:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Milan Malpensa To/from The City?
Replies: 7
Views: 3366

RE: Milan Malpensa To/from The City?

By far and away the fastest and certainly most comfortable way into the city is the Malpensa Express Train. And the terminal in the city is very well set up so that the taxis are pretty much right there when you get off the train - you don't have to walk up and down lots of escalators like you do at...

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by PanAm747LHR
Sat Feb 11, 2006 5:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK 777-300ER Seatmap
Replies: 9
Views: 13332

RE: EK 777-300ER Seatmap

I just looked in my Emirates timetable, and indeed on the 3-class 773ER 16A is a bulkhead, so you're fine.
Have a nice flight!

Nick

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by PanAm747LHR
Sat Feb 11, 2006 5:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cabin Crew Layovers
Replies: 15
Views: 8397

RE: Cabin Crew Layovers

EWRSTEW- Yes, I do speak another language. I am fluent in Spanish, French and Italian. My German is pretty good, but not quite fluent. So hopefully if I do go with <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> I'll get off reserve pretty quickly. <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)...

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by PanAm747LHR
Fri Feb 10, 2006 3:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cabin Crew Layovers
Replies: 15
Views: 8397

Cabin Crew Layovers

Hi everyone- Here's a question for all you cabin crew out there. I'm currently applying to be cabin crew (applying to <acronym title="Emirates (United Arab Emirates)">EK</acronym>, <acronym title="Qatar Airways">QR</acronym>, <acronym title="Mayan World Airlines (Guatemala)">EY</acronym>, <acronym t...

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Jan 31, 2006 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A Language Proficiency Tests
Replies: 10
Views: 10676

RE: F/A Language Proficiency Tests

Interesting that <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> had a call in testing center. What worries me is that while I am basically fluent in Spanish and Italian (ie can speak as a native would) my "inflight vocabulary" is rather limited. It's not exactly the kind of vocabulary they te...

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by PanAm747LHR
Tue Jan 31, 2006 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A Language Proficiency Tests
Replies: 10
Views: 10676

F/A Language Proficiency Tests

Hey everyone! When training as a flight attendant, its my understanding that one must take language profiency tests to assess one's ability in whatever languages they claim to speak aside from their native tongue. I am a native English speaker, but also speak Spanish, Italian, French and German (in ...

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by PanAm747LHR
Mon Jan 30, 2006 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 1048 On 29 Jan
Replies: 0
Views: 1716

AC 1048 On 29 Jan

Hi everyone- Just wondering if anyone can provide me with the registration number of the E175 that operated <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-<acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">...

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