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by nagpaw
Mon May 07, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dallas says it has a plan to resolve Southwest-Delta fight for Love Field gates
Replies: 324
Views: 27081

Re: Dallas says it has a plan to resolve Southwest-Delta fight for Love Field gates

Cubsrule, There’s nothing wrong with his option, as near as I can tell, except for the potential squatting that you mentioned. But it’s difficult to listen to someone’s opinion when it is apparently dictated by emotion and anger. (That’s why I don’t watch the likes of Fox News or MSNBC anymore.) Aga...

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by nagpaw
Mon May 07, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dallas says it has a plan to resolve Southwest-Delta fight for Love Field gates
Replies: 324
Views: 27081

Re: Dallas says it has a plan to resolve Southwest-Delta fight for Love Field gates

No realistic solution should ever include as a potential outcome the possibility that the gate in question could be returned to WN, period. WN should never be allowed to grow at DAL beyond their current gate footprint. Absolutely, and well said! And Delta should never be allowed a single new gate b...

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by nagpaw
Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Help with a childhood memory
Replies: 23
Views: 2143

Re: Help with a childhood memory

I'd agree that Viracompos/Sao Paulo (VCP/SBKP) is the correct answer. Take a look over at timetableimages.com ( one of the greatest websites of all time, BTW ). You'll find a Pan Am timetable from April 1970. Page 18 (file pa704-18.jpg [ sorry...I'm not sure if I can hotlink to timetableimages... ])...

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by nagpaw
Wed Nov 29, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Gifts to crew members/purser upon boarding
Replies: 32
Views: 6083

Re: Gifts to crew members/purser upon boarding

Am I the only person who gets bothered by this "bribery" culture? I know where I work, and in many other places, that such a thing is against ethics as it is considered a "bribe" for services. Do you also get a gift for the check-in counter? The hotel clerk? The cashier at the s...

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by nagpaw
Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:26 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Aircraft types airlines never got to fly despite livery applied
Replies: 49
Views: 6435

Re: Aircraft types airlines never got to fly despite livery applied

Going way back, Bristol had at least one Britannia painted in Capital's colors before the deal fell through. Would have been nice to see the Whispering Giant operating along the US East Coast!

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