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by F27500
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 682
Views: 86870

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

How does a Customer Service agent know how to start, taxi, take off in … and fly a plane like that?

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by F27500
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger takes video of JFK bag smasher
Replies: 61
Views: 10895

Re: Passenger takes video of JFK bag smasher

Rookie87 wrote:
From just reading comments, you’d think that the baggage handler was intentionally trying to damage the bags but the video says otherwise. The stroller falling was an accident and he clearly showed remorse that it happened since you see him stop


HE didn't stop .. the video did!

He;s a jive turkey.

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by F27500
Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: ViaAir strands passengers, denies compensation
Replies: 36
Views: 3891

Re: ViaAir strands passengers, denies compensation

Sounds like they are calling plays from the SY playbook. Seems like the difference is that SY at least refunded passengers' tickets and then told them to go find and pay for another flight on their own. According to the passengers, they're neither getting them to their destination nor are they refu...

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by F27500
Sat Aug 04, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PUS - why not more short-haul carriers?
Replies: 13
Views: 1598

Re: PUS - why not more short-haul carriers?

What a horrible 3 letter code … Just wait when theres a nonstop from Fukuoka-Pusan or Dickinson-Pusan. We may even see a scheduled tech stop where the route would be Dickinson-Fukuoka-Pusan. Or .. the odd charter by Horizon Air from Wenatchee, WA to Pusan. (I love how this thread went right down th...

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by F27500
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PUS - why not more short-haul carriers?
Replies: 13
Views: 1598

Re: PUS - why not more short-haul carriers?

What a horrible 3 letter code …

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by F27500
Sat Aug 04, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex-UA 744 finds a new home
Replies: 42
Views: 15146

Re: Ex-UA 744 finds a new home

[threeid][/threeid] Sad end to a classic well-cared for bird .. ending up with something called Max Air in Nigeria … RIP, 744. I'm pretty sure that's a better end than the scrappers, and that was just about the only other choice. The scrapper is preferable to some sleazy Nigerian operator who no dou...

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by F27500
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA adding DFW-CYS (Cheyenne, WY) and Sat CLT-HVN on 11/4
Replies: 62
Views: 6335

Re: AA adding DFW-CYS (Cheyenne, WY) and Sat CLT-HVN on 11/4

LOVE the CLT-HVN route beginning … but wonder why just Saturday service ???

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by F27500
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex-UA 744 finds a new home
Replies: 42
Views: 15146

Re: Ex-UA 744 finds a new home

Sad end to a classic well-cared for bird .. ending up with something called Max Air in Nigeria … RIP, 744.

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by F27500
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Teenager tries to steal American Eagle jet
Replies: 46
Views: 12441

Re: Teenager tries to steal American Eagle jet

The best part is the article said Lil Thuggy was stealing the plane to fly to a rap concert in Chicago.

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by F27500
Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Teenager tries to steal American Eagle jet
Replies: 46
Views: 12441

Re: Teenager tries to steal American Eagle jet

http://txktoday.com/crime/man-accused-t ... a-airport/



Definitely MEIGS. May as well make a splash on both ends !
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capejet wrote:
I wonder what airport in Chicago this kid planned to land in.

http://txktoday.com/crime/man-accused-t ... a-airport/



Definitely MEIGS. May as well make a splash on both ends !

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by F27500
Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier wins approval for 90-seat Q400, eyes more orders
Replies: 45
Views: 7792

Re: Bombardier wins approval for 90-seat Q400, eyes more orders

Classy. The race for the bottom continues.

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by F27500
Wed Aug 01, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kenya Airways to start JFK from Oct 31
Replies: 33
Views: 4656

Re: Kenya Airways to start JFK from Oct 31

The only thing I can think of is, if KQ has had reason to retire flight 1 for some past incident. Why should it be KQ1? What's the rationale? If the return flight is KQ2, it would make sense that this flight would be KQ1. You know, flight to premiere NYC / USA gateway airport kind of thing. That as...

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by F27500
Mon Jul 30, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iraqi Airways pilots suspended after fight breaks out in cockpit at 37,000 feet
Replies: 7
Views: 3794

Re: Iraqi Airways pilots suspended after fight breaks out in cockpit at 37,000 feet

amax1977 wrote:
I think IA made the right action by suspending both pilot and the co-pilot.



Ya think ??!

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta: International Main Cabin dining reinvented
Replies: 60
Views: 8271

Re: Delta: International Main Cabin dining reinvented

Lisa Bauer, Vice President — On-Board Services. “Our goal is to truly recreate the experience our customers would have at their favorite restaurant at 30,000 feet, taking into account what menu items naturally complement one another, the service behind the offerings and the overall presentation.” .....

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE CEO arrested on misappropriation of company funds.
Replies: 17
Views: 4875

Re: KE CEO arrested on misappropriation of company funds.

Hmm another shady Korean ?

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta A350 Media Day
Replies: 83
Views: 12875

Re: Delta A350 Media Day

Those boxed in compartment seats ... who would want to sit in what looks like a tiny cubicle for hours? A narrow looking seat .. with a wall literally right next to your head ... that just does not look like a comfortable way to fly .... in a cramped box.

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Punches a Woman In The Face During Flight, Only Fined 17$
Replies: 9
Views: 2633

Re: Man Punches a Woman In The Face During Flight, Only Fined 17$

Well at least it wasn't a stranger he swung at !

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA Captain and Public Relations issue.
Replies: 21
Views: 1653

Re: AA CAAptAAin and Public RelAAtions issue.

ty97 wrote:
*motion to close this thread now as nothing good will come of the post in it*


...and who are you to decide what should be closed ? If this discussion offends you, then just avoid the topic. Simple as that.

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA Captain and Public Relations issue.
Replies: 21
Views: 1653

Re: AA CAAptAAin and Public RelAAtions issue.

A political 'race-relations' activist just happens to be the targeted victim of an airline captain's "racism". :roll: sure. When Rosa Parks sat at the front of the bus she was part of the local NAACP which wanted to initiate the bus boycott. Rosa Parks volunteered to be the one who sat in...

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA Captain and Public Relations issue.
Replies: 21
Views: 1653

Re: AA CAAptAAin and Public RelAAtions issue.

Obviously AA hates all black women. Right ?

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by F27500
Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA Captain and Public Relations issue.
Replies: 21
Views: 1653

Re: AA CAAptAAin and Public RelAAtions issue.

Of COURSE he is. Had nothing to do at all with her behavior, right ? Typical story.

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by F27500
Sun Oct 15, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Prime Livery and UPS's Livery Similarities
Replies: 13
Views: 3158

Re: Amazon Prime Livery and UPS's Livery Similarities

Am I the only one who notices something a little, uh . ... interesting about the Amazon "logo"?

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by F27500
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Air (7F) Facebook Live Event @ 1200 EDT today (October 12)
Replies: 17
Views: 2007

Re: First Air (7F) Facebook Live Event @ 1200 EDT today (October 12)

... BORINGGG .... another all-white bore.

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by F27500
Sun Oct 08, 2017 3:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BVT/HVN) - 2017
Replies: 174
Views: 17029

Re: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BVT/HVN)

MODS: its driving me crazy ... can you pls change the title from BVT to BTV!? Thanx

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by F27500
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's new branding
Replies: 116
Views: 19611

Re: AA's new branding

What does L in L-US actually mean?

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by F27500
Thu Oct 05, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's new branding
Replies: 116
Views: 19611

Re: AA's new branding

Its cheap, tacky, and the eagle logo looks more like Greyhound than AA. And it looks like that mess of a tail was designed by a 3rd grader. Its one of the worst out there, IMO.

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by F27500
Wed Oct 04, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA's Kirby Explains why UA order 737-10MAX
Replies: 74
Views: 16352

Re: UA's Kirby Explains why UA order 737-10MAX

This is what happens when you have only 2 vendors to choose from. Like others have said, this is a win for Boeing and UA, and it is Airbus can still keep the A321 premium. Only 2 vendors? Clearly you're forgetting about all the wonderful high quality options from the Russian and Chinese manufacture...

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by F27500
Mon Oct 02, 2017 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hef's plane
Replies: 33
Views: 9108

Re: Hef's plane

The Hooker Jet.

It went to AeroMexico after he flew his black brothel around for a few years ... hopefully after a thorough fumigation.

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by F27500
Sat Sep 30, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA F/A canned over snapchat remarks about Nigerians
Replies: 71
Views: 11285

Re: BA F/A canned over snapchat remarks about Nigerians

undertheradar wrote:
The 'air hostess' (who says that any more?), is guilty....of stupidity!! Sadly there is a WHOLE GENERATION OF 'EM... The future of the human race is in their hands!! NOOOOOOO!! LOL



The future of the human race is in the hands of air hostesses?

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by F27500
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services
Replies: 38
Views: 3665

Re: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services

Lord man, give it a rest. Why should I give it a rest? This is a discussion forum. And stop calling me Lord Man. You're not discussing anything. You're just here bashing an airline deciding to start service from Point A to Point B. It really is an amazing world when you step outside, get some frien...

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by F27500
Wed Sep 27, 2017 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BVT/HVN) - 2017
Replies: 174
Views: 17029

Re: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BVT/HVN)

Rhodylee wrote:
Looks like RIAC did not include Delta in their PVD market share pie chart ?



Ooooh ... there's pie ??!

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by F27500
Tue Sep 26, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services
Replies: 38
Views: 3665

Re: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services

stlgph wrote:
Lord man, give it a rest.


Why should I give it a rest? This is a discussion forum.

And stop calling me Lord Man.

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by F27500
Tue Sep 26, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services
Replies: 38
Views: 3665

Re: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services

Last Friday, PD announced MLB will be connected nonstop to YOW and YQG on Saturdays from mid-December to the end of March. This is the 3rd route PD have added at YOW this year! YFC and YSJ have both started in the past two weeks daily. For YQG, this will be it's first truly credible transborder ser...

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by F27500
Tue Sep 26, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services
Replies: 38
Views: 3665

Re: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services

How could a Dash 8 make it from Canada all the way to Central Florida??? Especially if it has a full load! It can't. It's not a Dash 8 it's a Q400. Back in the day if you recall everything was flown with piston and turbo prop aircraft aircraft. Air Canada back in the day flew from Toronto to the Ca...

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by F27500
Mon Sep 25, 2017 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services
Replies: 38
Views: 3665

Re: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services

WNflyer1523 wrote:
How could a Dash 8 make it from Canada all the way to Central Florida??? Especially if it has a full load!



It can't.

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by F27500
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services
Replies: 38
Views: 3665

Re: Porter Expands Seasonal MLB Services

Last Friday, PD announced MLB will be connected nonstop to YOW and YQG on Saturdays from mid-December to the end of March. This is the 3rd route PD have added at YOW this year! YFC and YSJ have both started in the past two weeks daily. For YQG, this will be it's first truly credible transborder ser...

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by F27500
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hotel Bans All PIA Male Crew
Replies: 47
Views: 15060

Re: Hotel Bans All PIA Male Crew

Yea .. western women just love sleazy Pakistani men who come and creep on them. They're really not too smart, these guys, are they?

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by F27500
Sun Sep 24, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hotel Bans All PIA Male Crew
Replies: 47
Views: 15060

Re: Hotel Bans All PIA Male Crew

Does that approach EVER work to get a date ? What are these idiots even thinking ??

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by F27500
Sun Sep 24, 2017 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BVT/HVN) - 2017
Replies: 174
Views: 17029

Re: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BVT/HVN)

Thank you so much for including New Haven in this thread! Things are looking up a bit here (AA replacing the old rattletrap Dash 8s with CRJ). Yes, I know a CRJ200 isn't much, but it a great start! HVN is the only coastal CT airport that still has a chance. Bridgeport and Groton-New London are prett...

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by F27500
Sun Sep 17, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA upgauges AUS to 747 starting Summer 2018
Replies: 95
Views: 16559

Re: BA upgauges AUS to 747 starting Summer 2018

This irritates me. Places like AUS and BNA getting LHR service .. and on 747s no less. Maybe I'm a traditionalist, but this is just wrong, Whats next? Duluth and Lubbock ?

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by F27500
Sun Sep 17, 2017 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca Brazil to start GRU-JFK service
Replies: 5
Views: 1425

Re: Avianca Brazil to start GRU-JFK service

I give this a month. Is there a real need for ANOTHER carrier on GRU-NYC? A barely heard of carrier too ?

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by F27500
Sun Sep 17, 2017 2:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Air Canada Airbus A330 painted in the new livery
Replies: 107
Views: 20882

Re: First Air Canada Airbus A330 painted in the new livery

Yet another mostly white/sparsely covered underbelly bore. From a distance that could easily be Delta .. or any number of other mostly white carriers. Seems like there are 2 extremes ... boring ones like this ... or HIDEOUS ones like WOW, WIZZ, Southwest, Spirit, etc. Nothing in between. Nothing cla...

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by F27500
Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Future of ISP
Replies: 320
Views: 31785

Re: The Future of ISP

Currently At ISP: Southwest (KFLL, KMCO, KPBI, KTPA, KBWI) Frontier (KMCO, KRSW, KMIA, KMSY, KTPA, KPBI (KCLT, KATL, KORD, KDTW, KMSP - Spring 2018) American Eagle (KPHL) This topic is discuss what you have heard about further service or what you would like to see. When did Elite Airways stop flyin...

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by F27500
Mon Sep 11, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn't Russia make larger planes?
Replies: 66
Views: 14331

Re: Why doesn't Russia make larger planes?

.. Because really outside Russia, who would buy them ? Traditionally Russian planes are thought of the world over as inferior and poorly put together. That's why they really haven't sold well outside Russia (countries "influenced" by Russia). Airlines (and countries) that are able to make ...

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