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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best CEO
Replies: 45
Views: 3270

RE: Best CEO

Cmckeithen,

Yep, that's the one. I love it. He should run for office.

BETHUNE 2006

Bring it on..

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP To Natal, Brazil
Replies: 5
Views: 2274

RE: TAP To Natal, Brazil

I agree, a lot of time gets wasted if you have to fly to <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">SP</acronym> then back up to the north. Natal is so beautiful, that had to be one of my best vacations. I did something great every day and the beaches are great! The sun is so powerful there though,...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

It's not the unions fault, they are just a scapegoat, face it, consumers are choosing JetBlue, <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> and <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> over USAir, for a multitude of rea...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Terror Alert At BA
Replies: 7
Views: 2690

RE: Another Terror Alert At BA

Yes PARANOIA has set it again. This is bad for <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>. Something has to be done besides canceling flights. I wish we would stop this insanity. Secondly, how long is it going to be before the terrorists pass the info on what flight they are targeting in a way th...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crash Of Flight 111-ON PBS 2/17
Replies: 8
Views: 4970

RE: Crash Of Flight 111-ON PBS 2/17

I will be watching, I love the MD-11. Never have seen a good documentary on this crash.

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best CEO
Replies: 45
Views: 3270

RE: Best CEO

GORDON BETHUNE!! I love that guy, I love his speech at the beginning of the flight!

Go CO!!

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Best And Worst Airports For Connections
Replies: 23
Views: 5212

RE: Best And Worst Airports For Connections

JFK is bad, I like connecting in Cleveland with CO, nice and easy to find everything..

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

When did I say <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> was the cause of USAir's money problems? Come on read what is posted and don't assume. I wouldn't say that because I know it's not true.. USAir has been in bad shape for awhile, <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acrony...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 12:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

We are not USAir haters, we are just pointing out the facts, which certain people take offense because they can't handle it. I do not hate USAir, but I wish they would either fold or do something because they are doing their employees wrong and really just prolonging the agony. <acronym title="South...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

AirT85,

Thank God someone here is using their brains!

Yes Adios USAirways. R.I.P

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TED!
Replies: 7
Views: 1905

RE: TED!

LHR001, One of their planes took off about 2pm on Tuesday, I had no idea where it was going seeing their service started today, I would have had a decent pic but I dropped the ball by not having my camera at the ready. I saw that Virgin Atlantic bird too! Good Luck to TED, maybe we have another LCC ...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TED!
Replies: 7
Views: 1905

RE: TED!

Come on, I figured someone here would have flown TED today, if anyone has or knows someone who did lets hear how they were!

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 10:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

All that goofy stuff that happens on Airline is done for <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym>, and I tell ya <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> did themselves a huge favor by agreeing to do the show, it's free advertising and is only bringing them more pax. Anot...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 10:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

BLAH BLAH BLAH, almost did this almost did that, well pal you are the one who is dumb. Those pax didn't get bar b-qued. Please stay with the facts, not what YOU wish happened. Let's dissect these incidents. If you read my post carefully I said WNs only incident was pilot error, no deaths. Done.. USA...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 9:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Security - Not!
Replies: 2
Views: 1409

RE: Great Security - Not!

That is scary, I guess in the Caribbean doesn't screen as hard as we do, not good..

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

Flyinggizmo is just jealous, all those incidents you described made me laugh, and the facts still say the same thing. <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym>, over thirty years and only one incident of over-running a runway with no fatalities(pilot error). USAir, has a bad safety reco...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 7:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question Regarding This Airline At AMS
Replies: 4
Views: 3085

RE: Question Regarding This Airline At AMS

Transavia, Sun Country has leased a couple of their planes. <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=00048473&size=medium" target="_blank"> <IMG SRC="http://myaviation.net/photos/...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Most Mysterious Thing In Aviation
Replies: 18
Views: 3625

RE: Most Mysterious Thing In Aviation

Yes TWA800 is not solved, yet they have a lot of eyewitnesses including a veteran of Korea pilot who was flying in the area who saw a missile hit the plane, vapors in a center fuel tank just don't make sense to me.

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

No axe to grind Flyinggizmo, You are taking this personally, which is a mistake. This is a BUSINESS. People want to fly for the best fare and reasonable service. You seem to have an axe to grind to <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> because they are doing what your company can no...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The "Crazy" AA Pilot Speaks!
Replies: 185
Views: 16664

RE: The "Crazy" AA Pilot Speaks!

Why do people have to act in such a STUPID manner? Ok, I am Christian, but a commercial flight is no place for this, my God what was this man thinking? My father used to love saying to me when I was small that "There is a time and a place for everything" Well Dad you are absolutely right! This pilot...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 6:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TED!
Replies: 7
Views: 1905

TED!

TED first flight today, oddly I was at <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> two days ago (Tuesday) and saw one of their planes. Had a great chance to photograph it rotating as it took off but I blew it by not having my camera ready.  <img ...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

I am not sure <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> is going to raise fares all that much, and they are killing USAir, they are killing them in Philly, in NY(<acronym title="Islip - Long Island MacArthur (ISP / KISP), USA - New York">ISP</acronym>) <acronym title="Southwest Airlines...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 5:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!
Replies: 79
Views: 5770

RE: PHL-PVD; $29 On WN, WOW!

You won't be worrying about USAirways for long, they will be gone soon. Southwest is just killing them.

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 223 Canceled Again - Sunday!
Replies: 22
Views: 3681

RE: BA 223 Canceled Again - Sunday!

We are back to the paranoia, terrorists building bombs in commercial airliner's bathrooms from the contents of a shampoo bottle. Interesting. We need to take back our skies. Let's search these flights instead of canceling them. Let's do something!

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 3:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help! Mysterious Aircraft On Final At MDW
Replies: 20
Views: 5723

RE: Help! Mysterious Aircraft On Final At MDW

I see those all the time at <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym>, they are parked at the southwest end of the airport you can see them from Koval or if you take Four seasons drive down to the end. White with a red stripe, 732s, I see them take ...

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by NIKV69
Fri Feb 13, 2004 3:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP To Natal, Brazil
Replies: 5
Views: 2274

RE: TAP To Natal, Brazil

Good for them, That is a major convenience! Flying from the US you have to fly to SP or RIO then to Natal which is a flight from hell!! Natal is very beautiful! If you go make sure you rent a dune buggy for one day it's awesome!

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I Paid My $25 To Post, Here Goes!
Replies: 57
Views: 6021

RE: I Paid My $25 To Post.

Is Airbus better than Boeing? NO! Is Boeing better than Airbus? YES! Have you seen the latest Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue? Stupid question. Will my future grandchildren get to see a Northwest DC-9? Hopefully not. They just rolled out the Embraer 190! Will Pete Rose be reinstated in baseball? N...

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ua Service To Brazil
Replies: 14
Views: 3420

RE: Ua Service To Brazil

LOL, yes GRU is definitely a unique airport. I had to wait when Varig added a flight to my trip back here, which turned out to be more of a nuisance and an hour delay!

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 12:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ua Service To Brazil
Replies: 14
Views: 3420

RE: Ua Service To Brazil

My fiance flew <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> from <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Sao Paulo - Guarulhos International (Cumbica) (GRU / SBGR), Brazil">GRU</acronym> home from her seco...

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Varig And Tam Merger On Hold!
Replies: 10
Views: 3724

RE: Varig And Tam Merger On Hold!

Hmmm, hard to say, it TAM can survive that's great. I don't care for them and will always choose Varig.

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nicest U.S. Regional?
Replies: 23
Views: 2280

RE: Nicest U.S. Regional?

BigB,

I'm with you I fly Express jet to Cleveland to connect with CO to Vegas great planes (145s), great service and arrived early every flight so far!

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Tailspin Article
Replies: 46
Views: 7410

RE: JetBlue Tailspin Article

Sure "It's nice to have PTVs" but I don't think it's the greatest thing in the world and not a decision making thing when it comes to choosing an airline. Same with the leather seats. Also $79 fares are great but they are for only certain routes and major restrictions, for someone to book a more com...

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 9:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Long Way
Replies: 25
Views: 3027

RE: The Long Way

Yikes! That is some journey! Brazil is a great place to fly to but that flight just knocks you out for a day!

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 9:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Long Way
Replies: 25
Views: 3027

RE: The Long Way

I tell you, flying to Natal was a royal pain, no direct flights! I had to fly <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> to <acronym title="Sao Paulo - Guarulhos International (Cumbica) (GRU / SBGR), Brazil">GRU</acronym> then fly ...

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Varig And Tam Merger On Hold!
Replies: 10
Views: 3724

RE: Varig And Tam Merger On Hold!

I don't see why Varig's <acronym title="Safair (South Africa)">FA</acronym> get such a bad rap, every flight I have been on the FAs have been professional and pleasant. In fact when I was lucky enough to fly first class on a flight from Natal to <acronym title="SATA Air Azores (Portugal)">SP</acrony...

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question On TED
Replies: 11
Views: 2471

RE: Question On TED

I spotted a TED AC at LAS yesterday, watched it depart, not sure where it was headed. Good luck to them..

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline's Yolanda!
Replies: 22
Views: 6860

RE: Airline's Yolanda!

This Yolanda infatuation is crazy! She is not hot, I think Anita is much more attractive and classy!! Susie is quite cute too!

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Varig And Tam Merger On Hold!
Replies: 10
Views: 3724

RE: Varig And Tam Merger On Hold!

I have heard a lot about Varig looking down on TAM, well TAM is not a great airline and I believe Varig should merge with them. I hope this get done ASAP. I would never fly TAM but I love Varig!!

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by NIKV69
Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A&E Airline
Replies: 65
Views: 4220

RE: A&E Airline

O2 does not belong on planes, if this inconveniences people that's too bad.

And Frankly I think Anita is a hell of a lot better looking that Yolanda, and she dresses a lot better!!

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by NIKV69
Wed Feb 11, 2004 10:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Information About Varig
Replies: 11
Views: 2434

RE: Information About Varig

Marco, You must have a bad flight, those <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11's are great, seats are a little small but if you get a bulkhead seat you are fine. The <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 in my opinion is a nice ride and actually quieter that a 767. FAs were fine ...

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by NIKV69
Wed Feb 11, 2004 9:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A&E Airline
Replies: 65
Views: 4220

RE: A&E Airline

Are you guys blind? Yolanda is not hot, maybe attractive. For pete's sake that gay guy couldn't even get her a date. I think she does a good job though, she is diplomatic and handles those rowdies well..

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by NIKV69
Wed Feb 11, 2004 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Tailspin Article
Replies: 46
Views: 7410

RE: JetBlue Tailspin Article

First of all JetBlue's fares are not that low, and second <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> is a much better bet, more destinations, better turnover etc. All this crap about leather seats and PTVs is just that, crap. Having a <acronym title="Virgin Express (Belgium)">TV</acronym...

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!
Replies: 85
Views: 8064

RE: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!

Much like your authorities that didn't care for the disrespect by arresting them and fining them harshly, which I agree with believe me. It's nothing new, I see people here everyday with the same attitude, it's sad. We have very relaxed borders and give a lot people things they would never get in th...

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A&E Airline
Replies: 65
Views: 4220

RE: A&E Airline

Mirrodie, No, I winter in Laughlin and it's a short drive up here. I fly into <acronym title="Las Vegas - McCarran International (LAS / KLAS), USA - Nevada">LAS</acronym> twice during the summer from <acronym title="Islip - Long Island MacArthur (ISP / KISP), USA - New York">ISP</acronym> but use <a...

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A&E Airline
Replies: 65
Views: 4220

RE: A&E Airline

I am in Vegas and the MGM doesn't get A&E!  Crying

Can't wait till Wed when the replay it! I love this show it's great!!

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!
Replies: 85
Views: 8064

RE: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!

Stop quoting things from a long time ago, because back then people that came here to live respected this land and the people in it. They didn't make comments like "dumb Americans" and didn't thank god they weren't American. You can also stop hiding behind the freedom of speech, it gives you the free...

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!
Replies: 85
Views: 8064

RE: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!

No, it wouldn't be my right, I would be wrong. You don't use someones country for personal gain and then treat it like garbage because you think you are above the natives, or to infer there is something wrong with them. Shame on anyone who comes here and does that, don't use this country unless you ...

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 10:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is The MD-80 Outdated?
Replies: 8
Views: 4823

RE: Is The MD-80 Outdated?

Embraer is going to have a say on this subject, if the 190 takes off could be a big change in 5-10 years..

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 9:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Tailspin Article
Replies: 46
Views: 7410

RE: JetBlue Tailspin Article

Yes, the honeymoon is over, with the competition and the fact their planes will cost money to maintain soon this airline will be fighting for passengers just like everybody else. Why would anybody buy stock in an airline? After 9/11 or even before it's not the best bet. Hope all you stockholders sol...

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by NIKV69
Tue Feb 10, 2004 4:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!
Replies: 85
Views: 8064

RE: Another Obscene Gesture Arrest!

SoAmSky, I am glad somebody else takes offense to being insulted by people who immigrate to this country yet choose to insult us. Thank you. Rongotai, Give me a break, I know what our constitution is about, doesn't change the fact that this person is wrong, what this person said is total hypocracy a...

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