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by fca767
Wed May 10, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: VR360 Trip Report
Replies: 3
Views: 2250

Re: VR360 Trip Report

PanzerPowner wrote:
Nice job! It's a nice spin on the usual TR.

Thank you :) I'll try and do a full flight on china airlines a350, it gets very hot so i'll take the battery out and use my battery pack

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by fca767
Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:56 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: VR360 Trip Report
Replies: 3
Views: 2250

VR360 Trip Report

I hope you like this (new genre? platform?) inflight experience https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AfPD6UVRKQY Tablet/Phone/PC mouse WASD keys anything is fine Enjoy better with VR goggles or google cardboard for a few dollars I also filmed a full flight video which will be uploaded as soon as i can fi...

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by fca767
Sat Apr 08, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific A350 London Gatwick to Hong Kong
Replies: 2
Views: 6034

Cathay Pacific A350 London Gatwick to Hong Kong

This time I take my youtube live streaming more seriously and take my computer with me. https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2867/33091209313_70fa04e8de_b.jpg The suitcase on the left is ready for the rest of the computer boxes. Just enough clothes in the right suitcase with added extra for padding. Funnil...

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by fca767
Sat Mar 11, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Manchester - Amsterdam KLM
Replies: 4
Views: 2885

Re: Manchester - Amsterdam KLM

11725Flyer wrote:
Loved seeing the Flybe planes. Thanks for a great trip report.

You welcome, i'll be doing Hong Kong and asia for 3 months very very soon :)

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by fca767
Sat Mar 11, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Manchester - Amsterdam KLM
Replies: 4
Views: 2885

Re: Manchester - Amsterdam KLM

ardian wrote:
Haha that last picture is at Piqniq, I immediately recognize their cat and interior (it's one of my hotspots for lunch in Amsterdam). Great trip report

Yes it's very good, very nice staff, voted best on trip adviser for my budget and the food is very good so i recommend people to go there :)

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by fca767
Sun Mar 05, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Manchester - Amsterdam KLM
Replies: 4
Views: 2885

Manchester - Amsterdam KLM

I arrived with my chauffer and 20 other passengers on this big bus from stockport in plenty of time. I walked through the skywalk which still has those water collection buckets, i don't know why they keep asking for collections but not many people give them any water and it's been nearly year since ...

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by fca767
Fri Nov 25, 2016 8:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Manchester - Dublin - Manchester & Emergency Landing with ATC
Replies: 0
Views: 2140

Manchester - Dublin - Manchester & Emergency Landing with ATC

As i live off my youtube money, I have to take the cheap flights sometimes. So why not fly on Ryanair for £20 return. I basically landed at Dublin, took a 1.5 hour walk to tesco's ate and went back to the airport. Full Flight Video with ATC: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQ8u-NhRwMI Full flight on...

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by fca767
Thu Sep 29, 2016 12:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Monarch to cease ops?
Replies: 571
Views: 95853

Re: Rumor: Monarch to cease ops?

BestWestern wrote:
You are 100 times more likely to catch a cold on a flight than an average person![/img]

But i am an average person :D

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by fca767
Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A350 Flight Bangkok to Helsinki (Includes Taiwan)
Replies: 0
Views: 2685

A350 Flight Bangkok to Helsinki (Includes Taiwan)

My 3 Month trip in search of a better life has come to an end but don't dispair, i'll be going back to asia as soon as i've saved enough. My first flight out was on Finnair's A350 from Helsinki to Hong Kong where the meal was not at the same level as this flight. But the only reason for me going on ...

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by fca767
Sat Sep 10, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: British Airways A380 London to Vancouver (Economy)
Replies: 2
Views: 6615

Re: British Airways A380 London to Vancouver (Economy)

lychemsa wrote:
No more snacks on flights to New York / East Coast. BA is the only airline to do that.

After coming back from asia, that economy meal made me laugh and actually i had just come back on finnair, bangkok catering was great ^_^

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by fca767
Sat Sep 10, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Flying on a FAT MD-80 (and a Mandarin Embraer), Domestic flying in Taiwan
Replies: 7
Views: 3917

Re: Flying on a FAT MD-80 (and a Mandarin Embraer), Domestic flying in Taiwan

Nice report and pictures, thanks for sharing. I'm off to TPE & TSA for a couple of days spotting next month, looking forward to it, sadly not enough time for domestic flights on this trip. Best Wishes Ba319-131 I just got home from Taipei, I filmed at TPE, Songshan it's illegal to film from the...

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by fca767
Wed Aug 31, 2016 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: London - Manchester (no competing airline)
Replies: 27
Views: 3368

London - Manchester (no competing airline)

Now that Virgin and British Midland's route is gone, i've noticed that the prices are higher now.

It's a really clear case for the need of competition

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by fca767
Sat Aug 20, 2016 1:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Clinton to Raise Taxes on Middle Class
Replies: 146
Views: 3905

Re: Clinton to Raise Taxes on Middle Class

I think the point is that they should say "are not" and not "aren't" if talking about something serious

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by fca767
Fri Aug 19, 2016 8:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA axing 2nd meal service on long-haul under 8.5hrs
Replies: 61
Views: 12499

Re: BA axing 2nd meal service on long-haul under 8.5hrs

Regarding the comment on no food. you could say that for cinemas not on planes of 8 hours

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by fca767
Fri Aug 19, 2016 12:58 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific Airbus A350 Full Flight from Hong Kong to Taipei
Replies: 3
Views: 8338

Re: Cathay Pacific Airbus A350 Full Flight from Hong Kong to Taipei

That flight has got put back a lot now that i can't stay in asia any longer but i should book a long haul flight with them, they were great enough to change my flight for free twice and then now that it's delayed till airbus deliver it they have given me a refund. They really went above and beyond i...

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by fca767
Sun Jul 31, 2016 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production And Delivery Thread - Part 17
Replies: 3809
Views: 1228015

Re: A350 Production And Delivery Thread Part 17

The China Airlines A350 looks to be delayed again until October looking at routesonline and google flights. I'm out now. I've waited in Taiwan to go on this flight on the 1st august, then it was 13th or so and then september however china airlines have been awesome putting me back onto the A350 flig...

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by fca767
Wed Jul 27, 2016 11:47 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: LIVE: Inaugural flight Singapore Airlines A350 Business Class DUS-SIN
Replies: 6
Views: 9263

Re: LIVE: Inaugural flight Singapore Airlines A350 Business Class DUS-SIN

Looking forward to seeing the pics on here

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by fca767
Mon Jul 25, 2016 8:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production And Delivery Thread - Part 17
Replies: 3809
Views: 1228015

Re: A350 Production And Delivery Thread Part 17

AA delays A350 deliveries by up to 2 1/2 years..... http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articl ... ea-427747/ Good news for new orders, current customers, they have the chance to get theirs earlier. Let's hope they don't update the china airlines a350 again because i've already changed my inaugural fl...

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by fca767
Sun Jul 24, 2016 4:54 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Add Signature image
Replies: 0
Views: 733

Add Signature image

I've seen new people with signatures and image that links to youtube however when i do the same it says some code isn't allowed such as [img]

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by fca767
Sun Jul 17, 2016 3:04 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: China Airlines - Hong Kong to Taipei (Typhoon Nepartak)
Replies: 0
Views: 2251

China Airlines - Hong Kong to Taipei (Typhoon Nepartak)

After just landing on United Airlines from Singapore the day before it was time to fly China Airlines. Check-in as always was smooth and not bothersome. https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8675/28052643930_e4e76ee0b0_b.jpg https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8816/28300799116_dcd0c47f46_b.jpg https://c2.staticfl...

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by fca767
Sat Jul 16, 2016 4:45 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Singapore to Hong Kong United Economy
Replies: 0
Views: 2646

Singapore to Hong Kong United Economy

Landing Video with ATC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJtJvwlcQqA I used to love sleeping at changi airport, even during the day i used to check in 13 hours early. This time after my recent experiences, i decided not to sleep there for the 6am flight but to pay half a day with my airbnb owner to s...

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by fca767
Fri Jul 15, 2016 4:22 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: United Economy - Hong Kong to Singapore
Replies: 1
Views: 3141

United Economy - Hong Kong to Singapore

https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8732/28316571635_46ca7fbbbf_b.jpg I just did some 2 day hop to taiwan and back to hong kong to spend only 5 hours landside and then back for united airlines to Singapore. Airport Timelapse https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKnHu3083J8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKih...

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by fca767
Mon Jul 04, 2016 3:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Full Flight China Airlines Taipei to Hong Kong
Replies: 0
Views: 1886

Full Flight China Airlines Taipei to Hong Kong

Previous Trip: Cathay A350 (HKG-TPE) Full Flight Cathay A350 Flight Video Just after landing from the Cathay A350 from hong kong, I spent 2 days in taipei before flying back to Hong Kong to take an extra trip to Singapore (this will be a good comparison with cathay's HKG-TPE). Instead of going on o...

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by fca767
Sun Jul 03, 2016 1:25 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific Taipei-Hong Kong
Replies: 4
Views: 3863

Re: Cathay Pacific Taipei-Hong Kong

I know that TPE-HKG is only like a 1 hour and 40 minutes flight, but no beverage cart? Seriously? What about the people that don't want lemon tea? Those paper bags are so wasteful. Agreed. What's the purpose of those anyways? Sure they may give a "premium feel" to the experience but I'm s...

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by fca767
Fri Jul 01, 2016 2:02 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific Airbus A350 Full Flight from Hong Kong to Taipei
Replies: 3
Views: 8338

Cathay Pacific Airbus A350 Full Flight from Hong Kong to Taipei

My Plan from sitting in my room in the UK was to fly on Finnair, Cathay and China Airline's A350. So I tried to keep abreast of the news. This flight nearly didn't happen. The china airlines also got moved and so they changed the date for me to the new date but i think that is also looking like it's...

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by fca767
Sat Jun 25, 2016 11:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay A350 what's happened to it?
Replies: 22
Views: 8562

Re: Cathay A350 what's happened to it?

SInGAPORE_AIR wrote:
Apparently it is stuck in Manila due to a battery issue.

Thank you. I hope it's ok as i don't want another swap. I booked the 77W and it was changed to A340

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by fca767
Sat Jun 25, 2016 8:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay A350 what's happened to it?
Replies: 22
Views: 8562

Cathay A350 what's happened to it?

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/b-lra
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I was on top of the mountain yesterday waiting for it and it seems even today, the aircraft isn't showing on FR24 as returning from hong kong yesterday, even the flight today it hasn't operated. It didn't operate the Taipei yesterday either.
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/b-lra

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by fca767
Thu Jun 23, 2016 8:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Cathay Pacific Taipei-Hong Kong
Replies: 4
Views: 3863

Cathay Pacific Taipei-Hong Kong

Taiwan is a friendly country. So this is how i live, in dormitories. $200 a month salary isn't much so i appreciate your youtube likes and comments very much :) I was lucky to get upgraded from a 9 bed dorm to an 8 bed, basically there was a mattress missing but they did say they upgraded me :D htt...

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by fca767
Tue Jun 21, 2016 1:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

inflightVideo wrote:
Ouch, that sucks :(

Guess that puts to rest my goal of doing a full flight video to ICN.

I don't think you need to worry, korean and asiana airlines never said that you can't film in an announcement.

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by fca767
Tue Jun 21, 2016 10:43 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda (New Terminal)
Replies: 2
Views: 3762

Re: Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda (New Terminal)

debonair wrote:
Hi, I always thought UO is a low-cost airline of the HNA group - so did you have to pay for the food on-board?

I paid for it because i was late to the airport

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by fca767
Tue Jun 21, 2016 4:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

I got a good reply from Eva Air
"You must have landed in TSA airport in Taipei City, which is also a military airport, thus the requirement. TPE airport does not have such requirements."

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

pvjin wrote:
If they say filming is forbidden just wait until "cabin crew take your seats" announcement and then start filming when the FA's aren't around, assuming you aren't sitting next to one of their seats. Problem solved.

They know my youtube channel :)

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 12:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

Even though you aren't allowed to film, they generally only care when landing in Taichung, Taipei Songshan, Tainan, Kinmen, Nangan, and Hualien. I remember on EVA once, this one guy had a go pro on the window as we approached Taipei Songshan and the flight attendant confiscated his camera but the s...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

Even though you aren't allowed to film, they generally only care when landing in Taichung, Taipei Songshan, Tainan, Kinmen, Nangan, and Hualien. I remember on EVA once, this one guy had a go pro on the window as we approached Taipei Songshan and the flight attendant confiscated his camera but the s...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

Peach airline said you can't film any landings into Korea or Taiwan Is this recent as I didn't have Eva air or Korean say this in January Filing at joint use airports is normally considered everywhere to be forbidden. Taiwan has for years published in the AIP to have all external cameras turned off...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 11:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

I don't know how to take this reply from china airlines It feels really cold sometimes i get awesome customer service but anyway, they point me to a link which says nothing about not being allowed to film and well this (they know my name): "Dear Sir It's not a new law for Taiwan that no filming...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 4:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

Know nothing about Taiwan, but it is illegal in Korea, for over a few decades. Any pictures that includes runways, airport buildings (inside or outside), and airport surroundings are banned even though all information are accessible through satellite images everywhere. Only aircrafts with a pure sk...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Re: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

In my experience when you're told "you can't film/record/take pictures" you just got an unlucky encounter with a moody FA who said no because they don't want you doing it. Kind of the same reason why some crews will let you take cabin/flight deck pictures on the ground before deplaning an...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 20, 2016 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore
Replies: 21
Views: 5605

Not allowed to film approaches to Korea or Taiwan anymore

Peach airline said you can't film any landings into Korea or Taiwan
Is this recent as I didn't have Eva air or Korean say this in January

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by fca767
Wed Jun 15, 2016 12:15 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda (New Terminal)
Replies: 2
Views: 3762

Hong Kong to Tokyo Haneda (New Terminal)

I arrived in HK off the Finnair A350 and Cathay was due to land in HK the day after although it was very early and i hadn't got over my jet lag / it was landing probably in the dark or i would be climbing an unfamiliar mountain in the dark. So i waited for the first flight to TPE and here's a few pi...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 13, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production And Delivery Thread - Part 17
Replies: 3809
Views: 1228015

RE: A350 Production And Delivery Thread Part 17

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kaichinshih" class="quote" target="_blank">kaichinshih</a> (<a href="#179" class="quote">Reply 179</a>):<br/><i>The delay has been made official...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 13, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A350 From Helsinki To Hong Kong (Bitcoin Flight)
Replies: 4
Views: 8663

RE: A350 From Helsinki To Hong Kong (Bitcoin Flight)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/TonyEbikJr" class="quote" target="_blank">TonyEbikJr</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Nice one by paying by bitcoin. How muc...

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by fca767
Mon Jun 13, 2016 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production And Delivery Thread - Part 17
Replies: 3809
Views: 1228015

RE: A350 Production And Delivery Thread Part 17

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/kaichinshih" class="quote" target="_blank">kaichinshih</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i>ner!!!! BTW sources from China Air...

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by fca767
Sun Jun 12, 2016 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei
Replies: 27
Views: 9331

RE: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/callmedrewy" class="quote" target="_blank">callmedrewy</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>This is an amazing video! Thank yo...

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by fca767
Fri Jun 10, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei
Replies: 27
Views: 9331

RE: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B747forever" class="quote" target="_blank">B747forever</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Migt not be good for photo taking,...

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by fca767
Sun Jun 05, 2016 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei
Replies: 27
Views: 9331

RE: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/celestar" class="quote" target="_blank">celestar</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i> We had a terrible torrential rain yeste...

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by fca767
Sun Jun 05, 2016 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production And Delivery Thread - Part 17
Replies: 3809
Views: 1228015

RE: A350 Production And Delivery Thread Part 17

Why do people always talk about the plane after the next every time a new one is built it's like wishing your life away. Just sit and enjoy this plane.

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by fca767
Sun Jun 05, 2016 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei
Replies: 27
Views: 9331

RE: Cathay A350 First Day Flight Video To Taipei

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/scottpilgrim" class="quote" target="_blank">scottpilgrim</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i> Thanks a lot for braving the he...

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