Bostrom wrote:KLM claims to be the world's oldest airline still operating under the same name.
Hoping they'll open up a base at Cardiff Why on earth would you want them at your local airport? Dreadful airline and they tend to 'infest' airports once they turn up, driving other half decent carriers away and constantly expanding . Awful. I mean which airport would want an airline that's constan...Jump to post
Regn should have been D-AFTY.Jump to post
The CAA forward planning may be adding to the uncertainty, but forewarned is forearmed, so whilst it may not look good, the CAA is doing exactly the right thing. Nothing worse than footage of holidaymakers stuck abroad with no plans to get home. Anyway, I think it is in the public domain that MON ar...Jump to post
Everyone seems to be adding their local airport so I'll add mine - ABZ!!! Unlikely but you never know.Jump to post
Never mind that - get that Trident back in the air!!!Jump to post
There is a difference between flying through a cumulonimbus vs. going around it. No pilot (not one) will fly through one. Even within fronts there are holes where the planes fly through. Hmm.... perhaps not willingly, but it has happened and does happen. Where you thought there was that hole before...Jump to post
15 sets of headphones?? "I have a large music collection"...............Jump to post
Now seen a few shots of G-LGNN at Glasgow in the tartan tail livery. It does actually look pretty smart. Presume eventually all the aircraft will receive the same style of tartan. Personally, would have been a nice touch to paint the aircraft with different tartans but appreciate for understandable ...Jump to post
Some of those Saab 340s though are rather elderly - I recall one or two of the B-models flying around for Business Air in the 90s! However they have the capacity for the market they serve & there doesn't appear to be a similar-sized aircraft currently in manufacture now. Saab themselves of cours...Jump to post
I don't remember Barbara Cassani 'making a pigs ear' of anything. As I recall she was very well respected during her stewardship of GO.Jump to post
Yes, if you were to choose one, the Rose would have it.Jump to post
DFW789ER wrote:readytotaxi wrote:Indeed. This guy is no Steve McQueen, Bullitt, the guy runs aross the tarmac, gets to lay under a jet as it takes off.
Or Bruce Willis popping onto the runway via a manhole, and trying to wave off an aircraft with flaming torches.