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by lhrnue
Tue May 30, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump to reverse Obama's Cuba policies?
Replies: 18
Views: 3298

Re: Trump to reverse Obama's Cuba policies?

Surely he wants to be one of the first to build a golf course and hotel in Cuba.

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by lhrnue
Sat May 27, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New Maho beach cam SXM!
Replies: 38
Views: 7863

Re: New Maho beach cam SXM!

JetBlue aircraft sitting on runway with stairs attached. Inbound flights circle.

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by lhrnue
Thu May 25, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Proximity of major airports
Replies: 47
Views: 4045

Re: Proximity of major airports

QF1607 wrote:
No flights but AUH - DXB are only 129 km apart


In 2006 or 07 I had a fabulous flight in a LH 747 between these two cities.

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by lhrnue
Thu May 18, 2017 6:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Heathrow Expansion Likely to be Approved
Replies: 78
Views: 9825

Re: Heathrow Expansion Likely to be Approved

The Uk need all of them ... 3rd runway at LHR, 2nd runway at LGW, 2nd runway at STN, HS2 and 3. What the country does not need is ... Brexit.

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by lhrnue
Sat Apr 22, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Employee Allegedly Hit Mom with Stroller, Challeneges 2nd Passeneger to "Hit Me"
Replies: 274
Views: 21161

Re: AA Employee Allegedly Hit Mom with Stroller, Challeneges 2nd Passeneger to "Hit Me"

Time to outfit flight attendants with body cams. I think it is part of a serious cultural problem plaguing the U.S. You see this bully mentality everywhere anymore. People get this idea that if they are in any kind of position of authority that they are somehow above others and superior. I was abou...

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by lhrnue
Thu Apr 20, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA won't ordering additional 77W aircraft, rules out A330neo
Replies: 419
Views: 69339

Re: UA won't ordering additional 77W aircraft, rules out A330neo

NeBaNi wrote:
lhrnue wrote:
The MoM with twin aisles would all United unbeatable access to all seats.

I know you probably didn't mean to be punny, but this made me lol given recent events.


That was exactly the purpose of my post.

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by lhrnue
Tue Apr 11, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA won't ordering additional 77W aircraft, rules out A330neo
Replies: 419
Views: 69339

Re: UA won't ordering additional 77W aircraft, rules out A330neo

The MoM with twin aisles would all United unbeatable access to all seats.

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by lhrnue
Thu Feb 09, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada reveals new corporate livery
Replies: 588
Views: 73216

Re: Air Canada reveals new corporate livery

Bandit mask on 787 ... lol

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by lhrnue
Tue Dec 20, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airliners.net Site Upgrade Announcement & Discussion
Replies: 2477
Views: 131388

Re: Airliners.net Site Upgrade Announcement & Discussion

There you go .... now bring back the 747 please.

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by lhrnue
Sat Nov 12, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Congress tries to block Boeing/Iran deal
Replies: 116
Views: 14677

Re: Congress tries to block Boeing/Iran deal

phxa340 wrote:
sk736 wrote:
Bring it on....more cash for Airbus and more work for Europeans.


Negative. What effects Boeing will equally affect Airbus due to US sourced contents. Sorry .... the pitfalls of a global political economy.


Why would American components within an Airbus stop Airbus selling aircraft to Iran?

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by lhrnue
Wed Nov 09, 2016 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Will Be The Last 747-400 Original Operator
Replies: 75
Views: 24755

Re: RE: Who Will Be The Last 747-400 Original Operator

b747400erf wrote:
Quoting dergay (Reply 8): Probably USAF - unless Donald T wants something bigger!
You think the Air Force has -400's and you also believe Donald T is going to be President. That says a lot about you.


Oh dear ... still can't blame you for your statement.

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by lhrnue
Fri Aug 05, 2016 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maho Beach Has A Webcam!
Replies: 89
Views: 26352

Re: Maho Beach Has A Webcam!

Aircraft on approach circle. Airport seems to closed.

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by lhrnue
Tue Jul 26, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737 MAX Production Thread - Part 1
Replies: 432
Views: 109104

Re: Boeing 737 MAX Production Thread - Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XEsSRqnOwc
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Not really related to production ... but I don't want to open a new thread.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1XEsSRqnOwc

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by lhrnue
Sat Jul 16, 2016 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing is 100 years young!
Replies: 14
Views: 1922

Re: Boeing is 100 years young!

Why are they not participating in the flying display during the public days at Farnborough?

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by lhrnue
Sat Jul 16, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: London Mayor Strongly Backs A New Runway -- At LGW ?!?
Replies: 73
Views: 11094

Re: London Mayor Strongly Backs A New Runway -- At LGW ?!?

Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton ... each need an additional runway. Just to provide a reliable service based on current traffic.

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by lhrnue
Thu Jun 30, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: EU referendum today
Replies: 790
Views: 27405

Re: EU referendum today

Hahaha ... Boris pulls a fast one and then makes a runner.

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by lhrnue
Wed Jun 29, 2016 10:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: EU referendum today
Replies: 790
Views: 27405

Re: EU referendum today

The future ... you read it here first: Britain will leave the UK and not be a EU member. British people will have full access to the EU. EU citizen will have full access to the UK. Britain will have full access to the EU market. EU nations will have full access to the UK market. Britain will sign up...

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by lhrnue
Tue Jun 14, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Airliners.net Site Upgrade Announcement & Discussion
Replies: 2477
Views: 131388

Re: Airliners.net Site Upgrade Announcement & Discussion

My web page is blastered with advertising which actually sits above the pictures and forum comments.

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by lhrnue
Mon Jun 13, 2016 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet Considering Brexit Contingency Plans
Replies: 21
Views: 8412

RE: EasyJet Considering Brexit Contingency Plans

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/offloaded" class="quote" target="_blank">offloaded</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>The fact is, whilst people like to menti...

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by lhrnue
Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Problem At LGW Now?
Replies: 16
Views: 9436

RE: Problem At LGW Now?

To state the obvious ... Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton require each an additional runway.

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by lhrnue
Sat May 28, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 737,757,767,747,777 Safety Records
Replies: 54
Views: 12678

RE: 737,757,767,747,777 Safety Records

If I read the Boeing document correctly, the 757 is the way to go.

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by lhrnue
Sat Apr 09, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Volocopter" First Manned Flight Video
Replies: 20
Views: 5364

RE: "Volocopter" First Manned Flight Video

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Aquila3" class="quote" target="_blank">Aquila3</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>Second it is electric, a promising way to po...

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by lhrnue
Mon Apr 04, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus - UK EU Exit Warning
Replies: 114
Views: 16294

RE: Airbus - UK EU Exit Warning

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/scbriml" class="quote" target="_blank">scbriml</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Yes. It's one to claim the Pro-EUers are o...

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by lhrnue
Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virigin Trains Aiming To Grow London-Edinburgh
Replies: 31
Views: 10366

RE: Virigin Trains Aiming To Grow London-Edinburgh

To make trains competitive you need: 1) High speed lines 2) Reliable and modern trains (Wifi, etc.) ... relatively simple compared to 1) The reluctance in the UK to invest in High Speed lines is beyond believe. 40 years behind the French, 30 years behind the Germans, 20 years behind the Italians and...

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by lhrnue
Sun Mar 20, 2016 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MH Re-activating 1 Boeing 747-400 To Operate LHR
Replies: 110
Views: 45145

RE: MH Re-activating 1 Boeing 747-400 To Operate LHR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ZeeZoo" class="quote" target="_blank">ZeeZoo</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Not a single 747-8i has touched <acronym title...

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by lhrnue
Sat Mar 19, 2016 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FlyDubai 738 Crashes On Approach In Russia
Replies: 282
Views: 89667

RE: FlyDubai 738 Crashes On Approach In Russia

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/pilotaydin" class="quote" target="_blank">pilotaydin</a> (<a href="#169" class="quote">Reply 169</a>):<br/><i>Hello after a year and a bit of no...

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by lhrnue
Sat Mar 19, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FlyDubai 738 Crashes On Approach In Russia
Replies: 282
Views: 89667

RE: FlyDubai 738 Crashes On Approach In Russia

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SoJo" class="quote" target="_blank">SoJo</a> (<a href="#239" class="quote">Reply 239</a>):<br/><i> Just had this stupid thought... How about a b...

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by lhrnue
Sat Mar 12, 2016 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pilot Draws Plane On Flightradar 24
Replies: 10
Views: 12543

RE: Pilot Draws Plane On Flightradar 24

The story made it even onto Spiegel Online. Read the forum (German) discussion for having a laugh.
http://www.spiegel.de/panorama/fligh...eug-fliegt-flugzeug-a-1082008.html

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by lhrnue
Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Pilots: New Contract, Or No 737-800MAX
Replies: 180
Views: 21179

RE: WN Pilots: New Contract, Or No 737-800MAX

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/toltommy" class="quote" target="_blank">toltommy</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i>could open a real can of worms for ...

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by lhrnue
Sun Feb 28, 2016 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Releases A320neo Seat Map
Replies: 91
Views: 24881

RE: Lufthansa Releases A320neo Seat Map

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BrianDromey" class="quote" target="_blank">BrianDromey</a> (<a href="#60" class="quote">Reply 60</a>):<br/><i>If 28" pitch doesn't suit, most ai...

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by lhrnue
Sun Feb 21, 2016 11:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus COO: A380 May Have Been A Mistake
Replies: 158
Views: 32221

RE: Airbus COO: A380 May Have Been A Mistake

I thank Airbus for their pride and ego and the resulting mistake of the A380. I just finished an UK-NZ round trip, all 6 flights on EK A380's and that aircraft provides a wonderful passenger experience, even in Economy.

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by lhrnue
Sat Feb 20, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Heathrow's Secret Underground Railway Station
Replies: 47
Views: 22539

RE: Heathrow's Secret Underground Railway Station

There are more basements safeguarded for future use, e.g. under Terminal 2.

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by lhrnue
Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific To Make Major Announcement
Replies: 87
Views: 40236

RE: Cathay Pacific To Make Major Announcement

They will confirm an order for 75 A380.

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by lhrnue
Fri Jan 22, 2016 8:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airbus Left Handed Side Stick Operation
Replies: 41
Views: 12452

RE: Airbus Left Handed Side Stick Operation

You know if you do certain things with your right hand and then suddenly with the left hand ... it just feels new, unknown, exciting.

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by lhrnue
Tue Jan 12, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Annual Press Conference 2016
Replies: 49
Views: 8662

RE: Airbus Annual Press Conference 2016

3x A380 for the size of ANA is such a strange, small, unnecessary number of frames.

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by lhrnue
Mon Jan 11, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Is Check-in 24 Hours Prior To Departure?
Replies: 46
Views: 9692

RE: Why Is Check-in 24 Hours Prior To Departure?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/LTU932" class="quote" target="_blank">LTU932</a> (<a href="#35" class="quote">Reply 35</a>):<br/><i>In an airport like <acronym title="London - ...

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by lhrnue
Thu Dec 31, 2015 1:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A320neo First Delivery Delayed Until 2016
Replies: 58
Views: 19023

RE: A320neo First Delivery Delayed Until 2016

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TheSonntag" class="quote" target="_blank">TheSonntag</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i>Also everyone should note it is chri...

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by lhrnue
Wed Dec 30, 2015 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russell Crowe Fuming At Virgin Australia
Replies: 55
Views: 15878

RE: Russell Crowe Fuming At Virgin Australia

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/YoungMans" class="quote" target="_blank">YoungMans</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>No - A local paper reported that he ap...

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by lhrnue
Wed Nov 25, 2015 9:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG / BA Willie Walsh Describes LHR As 'rip-off'
Replies: 16
Views: 8656

RE: IAG / BA Willie Walsh Describes LHR As 'rip-off'

Airport Commission setup to advise on next runway South East England. Willie Walsh: Heathrow Willie Walsh: Heathrow Willie Walsh: Heathrow Airport Commission prelim advise in favour of Heathrow Willie Walsh: Heathrow is a rip off Willie Walsh: Heathrow is a rip off Willie Walsh: Heathrow is a rip of...

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by lhrnue
Sun Nov 22, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will Airbus Redo The A330 Interior?
Replies: 23
Views: 10921

RE: When Will Airbus Redo The A330 Interior?

As a tall person I think the bins on the A320 series work just fine. Pivoting bins reduce head height to get to the seat.

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by lhrnue
Sat Nov 21, 2015 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Core Truths Of A-Net
Replies: 340
Views: 27998

RE: The Core Truths Of A-Net

Berlin Brandenburg is an airport.

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by lhrnue
Thu Nov 19, 2015 10:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Did Is Weaken A380NEO Project?
Replies: 55
Views: 10451

RE: Did Is Weaken A380NEO Project?

Most ridiculous thread on A.Net ever.

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by lhrnue
Thu Nov 19, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport Workers Go On Strike 11/18/2015
Replies: 33
Views: 5578

RE: Airport Workers Go On Strike 11/18/2015

Would be helpful to have the country in the title. Not the whole world is USA.

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by lhrnue
Wed Nov 04, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will Heathrow Terminal 1 Be Demolished?
Replies: 22
Views: 14387

When Will Heathrow Terminal 1 Be Demolished?

The <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym> baggage system has the arrival system and links from <acronym title="Lotus Air (Egypt) and Thai Air Cargo">T2</acronym> check-in to the T1 departure system. Sortation, make-up, transfer, storage, reflight and the link to <acronym...

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by lhrnue
Sun Nov 01, 2015 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Cathay Pacific Livery Update?
Replies: 253
Views: 50475

RE: New Cathay Pacific Livery Update?

At least the new tail design would fit together with the special livery. Up to now the special livery just looked awful because of the white tail.

[Edited 2015-11-01 11:34:42]

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by lhrnue
Mon Oct 19, 2015 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Museum Of Flight New Hangar Gets 1st Planes
Replies: 11
Views: 5757

Museum Of Flight New Hangar Gets 1st Planes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/b787register" class="quote" target="_blank">b787register</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Got to ...

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by lhrnue
Mon Sep 28, 2015 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stewardess Made Over $1m Sleeping With Passengers
Replies: 87
Views: 36476

RE: Stewardess Made Over $1m Sleeping With Passengers

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/czek6" class="quote" target="_blank">czek6</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>Hmmm, $1,000,000 divided by $2,000 (her last rat...

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by lhrnue
Mon Sep 14, 2015 8:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Mobile - Opening Ceremony
Replies: 33
Views: 10711

RE: Airbus Mobile - Opening Ceremony

Everything in that production hall looks too clean. It almost seems no work is done there and the aircraft and tools are just mock-ups.

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by lhrnue
Sun Sep 13, 2015 8:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 ANA Scrapped? Tucson, AZ
Replies: 20
Views: 22977

RE: 787 ANA Scrapped? Tucson, AZ

The first and up to now only time I've been inside a 787 was at a museum (ZA003 at the Museum of Flight). Which I find rather bizarre for a new aircraft.

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