Search found 49 matches

by m0ssy
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19592

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/ASA9684
-->

Oregon State return charter from Washington State http://flightaware.com/live/flight/ASA9684

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Mon Sep 04, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19592

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Thanks. Any idea when the return is, airline, or flight #? I assume they turn around and fly home after the game? Here's the return http://flightaware.com/live/flight/SCX8662 Thanks, I couldn't find it when I looked the first time. Not that it would help much today, because the smoke is so thick I ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19592

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Thanks so much 71Zulu. I had checked for a return flight over and over but not seen one, I assume because no flight plan and been filed at that point. Any phone apps besides flightaware you would recommend?

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Sep 03, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19592

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Was this information published somewhere? I'd appreciate learning how to know in advance, as I want to spot as many charters at EUG as possible. Thanks for all the help! :D

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Sep 03, 2017 4:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19592

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Southern Utah @ Oregon: http://flightaware.com/live/flight/SCX8661/history/20170901/1800Z/KCDC/KEUG Thanks. Any idea when the return is, airline, or flight #? I assume they turn around and fly home after the game? Yes they almost always fly home right after the game, usually two hours or so after. ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Sep 03, 2017 1:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19592

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/SCX8 ... /KCDC/KEUG


Thanks. Any idea when the return is, airline, or flight #? I assume they turn around and fly home after the game?
-->

metaldirtnskin wrote:


Thanks. Any idea when the return is, airline, or flight #? I assume they turn around and fly home after the game?

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Tue Aug 29, 2017 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 1997 Concept Liveries Released
Replies: 42
Views: 7289

Re: Delta 1997 Concept Liveries Released

I love me some DL, but those painful! :D lol

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2017
Replies: 722
Views: 84469

Re: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2017

4537981 Some extremely rare birds for pdx. 2 CL-415s and the Mitsubishi MRJ JA22MJ. Which came in on an engine failure. It's awaiting an engine change. Nice shot. Four of these arrived at EUG yesterday afternoon, one of them being N392AC. Impressive little planes. Also, answering my own question fr...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Aug 05, 2017 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL strands 15-year-old child in Hartford
Replies: 112
Views: 10605

Re: UAL strands 15-year-old child in Hartford

Things must be different now than in the 80's when I did this all the time as a kid, but with WN. And honestly, the "in an unfamiliar airport" line is funny. I'd fly from ONT to BHM connecting at any airport WN could find along the way. I remember it being pretty easy, without smartphone w...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Jul 29, 2017 1:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2017
Replies: 722
Views: 84469

Re: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2017

Did a quick search and couldn't find anything, but it looks like a taxiway renovation on ALPHA is in progress at EUG? If so, are 34L/16R being used? I was only out there briefly and didn't see any arrivals/departures. Thanks! Not sure about the runway usage question you posed. I do know that the re...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Jul 29, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2017
Replies: 722
Views: 84469

Re: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2017

Did a quick search and couldn't find anything, but it looks like a taxiway renovation on ALPHA is in progress at EUG? If so, are 34L/16R being used? I was only out there briefly and didn't see any arrivals/departures.

Thanks!

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Delta A350 emerges from the factory
Replies: 236
Views: 69702

Re: First Delta A350 emerges from the factory

I'm not really an Airbus guy, just think many of their aircraft lack personality. I'll make an exception for the A350, and the DL homer in me finds this particular bird to be quite fetching.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Jun 11, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Video: Weather Ballon GoPro Captures A319 @ FL380
Replies: 37
Views: 11129

Re: Video: Weather Ballon GoPro Captures A319 @ FL380

Does an aircraft like this have a warning system that can track other airborne objects/aircraft that don't have a transponder?

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri May 05, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA EWR passenger sent to SFO instead of CDG
Replies: 127
Views: 18760

Re: UA EWR passenger sent to SFO instead of CDG

This "everything is the fault of the airline" society we live in is insane. It doesn't help that social media is total poison. It's almost as if people openly root against whatever airline is currently at fault for something. At the end of the day, does any of this affect your life if you ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air Koryo's Hamburger--The Patty, The Bun, The Legend
Replies: 28
Views: 4931

Re: Air Koryo's Hamburger--The Patty, The Bun, The Legend

Has she not heard of her own city's cult burger chain? Thank you! ....and In-n-Out is almost as disgusting as this burger looks, too. I have never, Never, EVER understood the hype that this place puts on such a shitty chain sandwich. Fimme Fatburger or Big Boy, any day. Agreed. I really think its t...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oakland Runway 10/28
Replies: 5
Views: 878

Re: Oakland Runway 10/28

Out of curiosity, was it 10 or 28, R or L?

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: One of the last airworthy Boeing 747-200s flies into retirement Kalitta Air
Replies: 45
Views: 11181

Re: One of the last airworthy Boeing 747-200s flies into retirement Kalitta Air

How many 200's had that retrofit glass panel?

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Feb 24, 2017 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines UA199 strange maneuver during approach to LAX
Replies: 30
Views: 7514

Re: United Airlines UA199 strange maneuver during approach to LAX

And it is titles like the one headlining this thread that create huge frustration for pilots, controllers and probably airline management. A meanuver that is normal and part of every day life in the flying world is called "unusual". Just because you aren't familiar with something doesn't ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Thu Feb 23, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines UA199 strange maneuver during approach to LAX
Replies: 30
Views: 7514

Re: United Airlines UA199 strange maneuver during approach to LAX

And it is titles like the one headlining this thread that create huge frustration for pilots, controllers and probably airline management. A meanuver that is normal and part of every day life in the flying world is called "unusual". Just because you aren't familiar with something doesn't ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Tue Feb 21, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Would anyone use public airport showers?
Replies: 25
Views: 2276

Re: Would anyone use public airport showers?

They'd seriously have to be forensically clean, and I'd need my own shower shoes/flip flops. But in those circumstances I'd pay if I had a change of clothing and the experience wasn't ghetto.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Feb 18, 2017 2:08 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS2004 Payware Opinions: A320, 757, 767, MD80
Replies: 5
Views: 1965

Re: FS2004 Payware Opinions: A320, 757, 767, MD80

Personally love the QW757

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Feb 18, 2017 12:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 43
Replies: 2336
Views: 366060

Re: 787 Production/Delivery Thread - Part 43

She's beautiful!! :shock:

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Feb 17, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harrison Ford in Near Miss at SNA
Replies: 95
Views: 18445

Re: Harrison Ford in Near Miss at SNA

Must be pleasant to be a public figure and have everything you do scrutinized by a bunch of avgeeks. Will be interesting to see how this turns out. I'm just glad nobody was hurt and he's still with us. He mistook a taxiway for a runway on a perfect sunny day with the best visibility possible. Flew ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Feb 17, 2017 2:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Harrison Ford in Near Miss at SNA
Replies: 95
Views: 18445

Re: Harrison Ford in Near Miss at SNA

Must be pleasant to be a public figure and have everything you do scrutinized by a bunch of avgeeks.

Will be interesting to see how this turns out. I'm just glad nobody was hurt and he's still with us.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Feb 17, 2017 1:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How easy is it to transfer between terminals at Salt Lake City?
Replies: 10
Views: 6602

Re: How easy is it to transfer between terminals at Salt Lake City?

Here's how easy. The Delta MD-80/90 I was on from PHX had a fuel leak and needed a part replaced. This cut my layover time in SLC from 4 hours to 12 min when we hit the deck on 16R in SLC. The flight crew made everyone not connecting to sit down and wait, and dozens of us sprinted off in different d...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Tue Feb 14, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Different cultures' impact on behavior on-board
Replies: 29
Views: 4308

Re: Different cultures' impact on behavior on-board

While de-boarding a Singapore 744 in Honk Kong as part of a stop on the way to Changi, virtually all of the Asians were pushing on the person in front of them (including me) to hurry up and move off the aircraft. I was a bit younger then and didn't take to being pushed on after a long flight from SF...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Thu Feb 09, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada reveals new corporate livery
Replies: 588
Views: 84128

Re: Air Canada reveals new corporate livery

I love it!! But that's coming from a DL fanboy. :twisted: :lol:

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Feb 04, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Reason for your Favourite aircraft bias?
Replies: 59
Views: 3779

Re: Reason for your Favourite aircraft bias?

Lived in Socal as a kid in the 80's, but was shipped to ATL every summer (as a UM) non stop on Lockheed L1011's. There was nothing like landing in ATL, witnessing hundreds of other Delta jets, and seeing my grandfather at the end of the jetway waiting for me. *lump* Flew ATL-HNL non stop on (again, ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sat Feb 04, 2017 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax denied boarding for showing too much cleavage or was for being intoxicated...
Replies: 42
Views: 8262

Re: Pax denied boarding for showing too much cleavage or was for being intoxicated...

It seems this forum has a tendency to take the side of the employee/airline whenever something like this happens, even without knowing the full story. I'm not exactly sure why. This forum is comprised of many professionals in the industry, who on the outside may go for each others throats in busine...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Thu Feb 02, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LX40 B77W diverting to Iqaluit - Engine Shutdown
Replies: 134
Views: 34572

Re: LX40 B77W diverting to Iqaluit - Engine Shutdown

The satellite image shows X's on the runways in several spots. Why? Dated photo? Or is the airport not used commercially on a regular basis? The google satellite image is out of date. There was maintenance being done in 2015. One side of the runway was open for a reduced length, and temporary rwy e...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Thu Feb 02, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LX40 B77W diverting to Iqaluit - Engine Shutdown
Replies: 134
Views: 34572

Re: LX40 B77W diverting to Iqaluit - Engine Shutdown

The video wont work for me (firewall I assume).

The satellite image shows X's on the runways in several spots. Why? Dated photo? Or is the airport not used commercially on a regular basis?

Thanks.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Wed Feb 01, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380's at Kai Tak?
Replies: 18
Views: 5195

Re: A380's at Kai Tak?

I'd wonder less about the runway and more about the infrastructure of the rest of the airport, like taxiways and gate space, etc... I'm no expert, but it seems like just because an 747 can be accommodated, it doesn't mean an A380 can? (again, speculation on my part, please be kind :D ) I'd love to s...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Jan 13, 2017 1:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement
Replies: 431
Views: 93541

Re: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement

Once the 747 retires completely (yes, i'm sure it could be awhile thanks to cargo), does it retain the "queen of the skies" title, or is that passed off to some other aircraift?

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Wed Jan 04, 2017 2:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United flight diverted following a ‘racist rant’ and abuse by passenger
Replies: 85
Views: 10852

Re: United flight diverted following a ‘racist rant’ and abuse by passenger

If the airlines implement a holding cell of sorts, it should also lead to bigger consequences.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Wed Dec 28, 2016 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which US airport is next to get a new runway?
Replies: 65
Views: 7770

Re: Which US airport is next to get a new runway?

SFO.

I know I know, never going to happen. :duck:

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Dec 23, 2016 2:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 removes pax for harassing Ivanka Trump
Replies: 56
Views: 6355

Re: B6 removes pax for harassing Ivanka Trump

I wish there were less statements by people who love to paint with such a broad brush. Not all leftists are bad, not all silly righties are bad either. But one person goes off and politics matter. It's embarrassing. Are we as Americans that divided that we can't just brush off the bad apples? C'mon....

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Dec 23, 2016 2:14 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why no ILS on certain runways?
Replies: 3
Views: 586

Why no ILS on certain runways?

As an avid Flight Sim nerd who knows nothing (I can only dream of being a pilot), I've noticed places where I was surprised certain runways at certain commercial airports don't have an ILS. In some cases it's understandable, such as terrain, most common wind patterns, lack of visibility concerns. Is...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Dec 23, 2016 1:42 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines You Have Flown?
Replies: 109
Views: 9914

Re: Airlines You Have Flown?

Forgive me for not knowing all airline codes. Does someone have a master list I can use to look more educated? :) To my knowledge... Delta (miss those beautiful L1011's) Delta Connection Eastern United American Alaska/Horizon Virgin Lufthansa Northwest Southwest Aloha Hawaiian British Airways Biman ...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Thu Dec 22, 2016 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 removes pax for harassing Ivanka Trump
Replies: 56
Views: 6355

Re: B6 removes pax for harassing Ivanka Trump

I'm no Trump supporter, but regardless of how you feel about a politician, their family should be off limits. I'm glad this guy was dealt with accordingly.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Dec 18, 2016 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Horizon growth?
Replies: 57
Views: 5374

Re: Possible Horizon growth?

Wish there we more direct options from Southern Oregon to Northern California, like STS or ACV. I doubt it will ever happen, but it requires a minimum of 2 connections to accomplish this. Seems like Horizon is the most likely candidate for such a mission.

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Dec 16, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Hawaiian Launch MEX?
Replies: 38
Views: 4006

Re: Will Hawaiian Launch MEX?

When I lived in Hawaii a few decades ago we wished to travel to Mexico, but the local travel agent said there weren't direct flights back and forth per an insinuated lack of interested in Mexico as a destination from Hawaii. Makes sense, as they both offer many of the same things, but why fly to Haw...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Fri Dec 16, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Airliners.net Homepage Preview
Replies: 152
Views: 13229

Re: New Airliners.net Homepage Preview

Please make it happen. It's not as though the new page is bad, but after 16 years of following this site, I love the older layout so much more! :)

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Thu Nov 10, 2016 8:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WHAT ARE THE WORST THINGS ABOUT FLYING?
Replies: 83
Views: 7197

Re: WHAT ARE THE WORST THINGS ABOUT FLYING?

Living in a rural area, the lack of access to interesting air traffic. I suppose that doesn't qualify as flying. Luggage not arriving, getting lost, tampered with. Attitude at security. Not much else to complain about here. Most of the time you know what you are getting. If you fly coach, you know i...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:49 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: LAX advice
Replies: 10
Views: 825

Re: LAX advice

Hello from someone who used to live in Eugene :) That's a most unusual itinerary you have. I have never walked to In-n-Out from LAX or gone to it while waiting for a flight. I've only driven to it for fun on days when I just feel like planespotting. Three hours might be a little tight for walking t...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Mon Nov 07, 2016 5:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: LAX advice
Replies: 10
Views: 825

Re: LAX advice

Thanks to everyone for the advice. :D Can't wait to see the TIBIT! On the above posted map it almost looks like TSA prevents you from entering. As far as the burger joint goes, I don't necessarily care if it's open, it's about getting to spot for a few minutes and cross one off the bucket list. Chee...

Jump to post
by m0ssy
Sun Nov 06, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: LAX advice
Replies: 10
Views: 825

LAX advice

Hello all, I've been following these forums for 16 years, don't think I've ever posted. :D Thanksgiving day I'm traveling on Alaska Horizon MFR-LAX (terminal 6 I guess?), then off to STS. I have a 3 hour layover in LA and wondered a few things. 1. Is it possible to roam from terminal to terminal wit...

Jump to post

Go to advanced search