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by ilovelamp
Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What went on at EWR today
Replies: 1
Views: 778

Re: What went on at EWR today

A transformer blew and caught fire leading to a short evacuation of one of the terminals.


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by ilovelamp
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear
Replies: 65
Views: 11601

Re: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear

That and RVR is down to 600-700. Probably the main reason EDV diverted since that’s way below their mins. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk As if that's an 9E problem. That's Cat 3 category level ILS. Very few regional airlines are equipped for that I’m well aware of that. I didn’t say they were t...

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by ilovelamp
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Express Embraer off Runway at BNA
Replies: 11
Views: 3120

United Express Embraer off Runway at BNA

http://www.wsmv.com/story/37255025/plan ... s-on-board


Local news saying it’s just a nose gear.
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http://www.wsmv.com/story/37255025/plan ... s-on-board


Local news saying it’s just a nose gear.

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by ilovelamp
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear
Replies: 65
Views: 11601

Re: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear

That and RVR is down to 600-700. Probably the main reason EDV diverted since that’s way below their mins.


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by ilovelamp
Thu Jan 11, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DELTA announces 2017 profit $5.5 Billion USD
Replies: 61
Views: 11439

DELTA announces 2017 profit $5.5 Billion USD

SuperTwin wrote:
$5.5B Holy god. This has to be the most profitable year for any airline in the history of modern aviation.


...and yet airlines like Alitalia still exist making zilch.


They made $6.1B in 2016.

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by ilovelamp
Mon Jan 08, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Question about US passenger 747s...
Replies: 13
Views: 1342

Re: Question about US passenger 747s...

Northwest1988 wrote:
Hello all,

Who was the last passenger 747 operator in the United States before DL/NW and UA? When was the last pax 747 retired before DL/NW and UA?


TWA/AA?

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