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by NZ107
Mon Aug 08, 2005 4:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Christchurch Airport Plans NZ$220M Upgrade
Replies: 37
Views: 5942

RE: Christchurch Airport Plans NZ$220M Upgrade

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by NZ107
Sun Aug 07, 2005 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Christchurch Airport Plans NZ$220M Upgrade
Replies: 37
Views: 5942

RE: Christchurch Airport Plans NZ$220M Upgrade

Just that <acronym title="Wellington - International (WLG / NZWN), New Zealand">WLG</acronym> won't be able to take the size of some a/c like <acronym title="Christchurch - International (CHC / NZCH), New Zealand">CHC</acronym> can. I'm sure that companies like <acronym title="Midwest Airlines (Egyp...

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by NZ107
Sun Aug 07, 2005 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand From Manchester?!
Replies: 125
Views: 10708

RE: Air New Zealand From Manchester?!

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by NZ107
Sat Aug 06, 2005 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong Airport Expansion
Replies: 15
Views: 7504

RE: Hong Kong Airport Expansion

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by NZ107
Sat Aug 06, 2005 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway
Replies: 59
Views: 5805

RE: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway

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by NZ107
Sat Aug 06, 2005 9:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway
Replies: 59
Views: 5805

RE: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway

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by NZ107
Fri Aug 05, 2005 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airliner Cockpit Visit Rare Or Still Possible?
Replies: 39
Views: 6495

RE: Airliner Cockpit Visit Rare Or Still Possible?

I tried when I went on <acronym title="Cathay Pacific (China-Hong Kong)">CX</acronym> to <acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong AND OLD: Hong Kong - Kai Tak International (HKG / VHHH) (closed), China - Hong Kong">HKG</acronym> from <acronym ti...

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by NZ107
Fri Aug 05, 2005 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway
Replies: 59
Views: 5805

RE: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway

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by NZ107
Thu Aug 04, 2005 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway
Replies: 59
Views: 5805

RE: WLG - New International Terminal, Extend Runway

So when does the RSEA development finishing? Does this mean that the runway will only be extended by 200m because the RSEA is not counted as part of the "runway"? I think we'll be seeing Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> turn some options into 787's for flights to <acronym title="Hon...

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by NZ107
Tue Aug 02, 2005 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing & Air NZ Prepare For AKL-NYC, 777LR, 787-9
Replies: 27
Views: 9676

Boeing & Air NZ Prepare For AKL-NYC, 777LR, 787-9

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by NZ107
Mon Aug 01, 2005 6:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing & Air NZ Prepare For AKL-NYC, 777LR, 787-9
Replies: 27
Views: 9676

Boeing & Air NZ Prepare For AKL-NYC, 777LR, 787-9

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by NZ107
Fri Jul 29, 2005 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Question For The Kiwis...
Replies: 12
Views: 3474

RE: A Question For The Kiwis...

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by NZ107
Thu Jul 28, 2005 2:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: A Question For The Kiwis...
Replies: 12
Views: 3474

RE: A Question For The Kiwis...

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by NZ107
Thu Jul 28, 2005 2:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NZ Given Unlimited Flights To The UK
Replies: 38
Views: 8112

RE: NZ Given Unlimited Flights To The UK

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 27, 2005 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ideas For A Bigger NZ
Replies: 54
Views: 4108

RE: Ideas For A Bigger NZ

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 27, 2005 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Living In Auckland NZ
Replies: 30
Views: 2160

RE: Living In Auckland NZ

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by NZ107
Tue Jul 26, 2005 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NZ Given Unlimited Flights To The UK
Replies: 38
Views: 8112

RE: NZ Given Unlimited Flights To The UK

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by NZ107
Tue Jul 26, 2005 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand Premium Economy
Replies: 22
Views: 4133

RE: Air New Zealand Premium Economy

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by NZ107
Sat Jul 23, 2005 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 747 Carriers Who Have Economy Seats On Upper Deck
Replies: 33
Views: 10262

RE: 747 Carriers Who Have Economy Seats On Upper Deck

The new configuration of Air NZ will give room for some Premium Economy seats but having a partition between the Business and the Premium Economy will make it look extremely small.

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by NZ107
Sat Jul 23, 2005 12:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ideas For A Bigger NZ
Replies: 54
Views: 4108

RE: Ideas For A Bigger NZ

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by NZ107
Fri Jul 22, 2005 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ideas For A Bigger NZ
Replies: 54
Views: 4108

RE: Ideas For A Bigger NZ

I believe that there are enough asians in NZ at the present time.. considering that Maoris originated from Taiwan.. Big grin
ok, back to the main subject..

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by NZ107
Fri Jul 22, 2005 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ideas For A Bigger NZ
Replies: 54
Views: 4108

RE: Ideas For A Bigger NZ

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by NZ107
Fri Jul 22, 2005 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ideas For A Bigger NZ
Replies: 54
Views: 4108

RE: Ideas For A Bigger NZ

Small, but I wouldn't say far too small.. They have tonnes of flights across the ditch. But as a person living in <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym> I would say that they were pretty big as there are so many flights to and from here. Do you think that t...

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by NZ107
Thu Jul 21, 2005 5:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Best Free Photo Sharpening Program
Replies: 12
Views: 9823

RE: Best Free Photo Sharpening Program

Oops, my bad... Sorry guys..
I just take too much for granted. Yeah, I found out that they had come with scanners from work so I've re-installed all of that.

Thanks for all of your help, it's much appreciated!

NZ107

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by NZ107
Thu Jul 21, 2005 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

Well, ETD is 1400 NZST, which is in half an hour. By my predictions, this will get there at like 6AM your time as it is around 1/2 an hour longer to get to (Great Circle Mapper). Unless they will fly this leg on one engine, be prepared to get up early!

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wallpapers From Auckland International Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 4087

RE: Wallpapers From Auckland International Airport

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 6:27 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Best Free Photo Sharpening Program
Replies: 12
Views: 9823

Best Free Photo Sharpening Program

What is the best free sharpening program available? Some say that Adobe Photoshop is. Can anyone help me?

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wallpapers From Auckland International Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 4087

RE: Wallpapers From Auckland International Airport

Another point is the writing of the type of aircraft is written on the wing whereas the Royal Brunei ones are at the back, under the windows by the rego.

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NZ's AKL-LHR Only Via LAX?
Replies: 58
Views: 6397

RE: NZ's AKL-LHR Only Via LAX?

I can remember one of my dad's friends who is an Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> flight attendant saying that he was serving the <acronym title="Auckland - International (AKL / NZAA), New Zealand">AKL</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / ...

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 20, 2005 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

Yeah, and it wasn't much of one.. And then told us that it wouldn't make it to New York from here. It was great, watched 3 touch and go's from the bottom carpark before my uncle got bored. Now I wish that I had got my restricted licence earlier.. But don't regret going to <acronym title="CURRENT: Ho...

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by NZ107
Tue Jul 19, 2005 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

I just missed all of that.. but ditto what NZAA said.. most of it applies to me as well. I believe that there were a few A.Netters at the carpark. I'll be back tomorrow if it's not raining!

I'll definitely keep you guys anon for the sake of getting good pics from behind the scenes!

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by NZ107
Tue Jul 19, 2005 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

In that carpark, do you prefer the top or bottom of the road? I guess that the bottom is good as it doesn't have the lamp posts in the way.. but the platform thing on the middle one is a good place. The angle of the photo is affected but is there more of an acceptance rate if it's taken from below t...

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by NZ107
Tue Jul 19, 2005 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

Well.. That approach was quieter than the 773ER. It shocked me that there was such a difference in noise between it and a 737. Well first thing is to sort out that flight attendant problem of theirs.. There were so many Air <acronym title="Air New Zealand">NZ</acronym> aircraft just hanging around t...

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by NZ107
Tue Jul 19, 2005 8:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777-200LR Advert In Sydney Morning Herald
Replies: 41
Views: 11131

RE: Boeing 777-200LR Advert In Sydney Morning Herald

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by NZ107
Mon Jul 18, 2005 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)
Replies: 72
Views: 4463

RE: 777LR In AKL Tomorrow (19th)

Hopefully I'll be there on Wednesday to watch the touch and goes. Anyone have any idea on how long this will continue on for and if it will pass over the city at any time?

Thanks

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by NZ107
Mon Jul 18, 2005 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air New Zealand A320s
Replies: 39
Views: 4251

RE: Air New Zealand A320s

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by NZ107
Mon Jul 18, 2005 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777-200LR Advert In Sydney Morning Herald
Replies: 41
Views: 11131

RE: Boeing 777-200LR Advert In Sydney Morning Herald

Well I remember that when the 777-300ER came through AKL, the local paper (NZ Herald) had a big advert in it. I hope that there will be one tomorrow or Wednesday!

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by NZ107
Sat Jul 16, 2005 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX Y Class, Is It Really That Good?
Replies: 24
Views: 7188

RE: CX Y Class, Is It Really That Good?

The Y Class is really cramped. One tip for if you're in the A340 is not to get the Starboard window seat. This is the seat with the entertainment box underneath it and trying to put things under the next seat is nearly impossible. Things must go in the overhead bins. The PTVs are in your face: what ...

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777LR In AKL Next Tuesday 19th
Replies: 5
Views: 1753

RE: 777LR In AKL Next Tuesday 19th

Any chance of getting into airspace to see this beauty? Let's hope it arrives during the day.

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New ANZ Business Class Inspired By VS?
Replies: 30
Views: 4197

RE: New ANZ Business Class Inspired By VS?

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by NZ107
Wed Jul 13, 2005 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NZ 744 Rollout 12th July
Replies: 54
Views: 6499

RE: NZ 744 Rollout 12th July

Have any of you f/a's for Air NZ gone to that training for the 74R? What is actually required to learn that makes it different to serving the older 744's (well apart that they are different seats etc..)?

Thanks

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