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by readytotaxi
Sun May 20, 2018 8:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

stand out in a crowd...........

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 20, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Holiday

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 20, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Max Flyover Country (bragging rights?)
Replies: 11
Views: 741

Re: Max Flyover Country (bragging rights?)

Curious, how is the monies collected from the airlines, is there a central body?

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 19, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

next time eat naked and.............

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 19, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Steamy

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 19, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flights Over Windsor and Royal Wedding
Replies: 33
Views: 5885

Re: Flights Over Windsor and Royal Wedding

Serves them right for building a castle so close to an Int. Airport. :rotfl:

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 19, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man punches deaf pregnant woman and service dog on F9 flight at MCO
Replies: 44
Views: 7267

Re: Man punches deaf pregnant woman and service dog on F9 flight at MCO

If it had been a support mouse at 150lb in red pants at MCO that would have been cute. ;)

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by readytotaxi
Fri May 18, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

but inside, satisfaction, great taste............

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by readytotaxi
Fri May 18, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Cold

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 17, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which airlines are on the waiting list to operate into Heathrow?
Replies: 40
Views: 8015

Re: Which airlines are on the waiting list to operate into Heathrow?

Probably numerous regional Chinese airlines Its interesting how easily (at least apparently....) many Chinese carriers have gotten into Heathrow, lots of action on that front. It makes me wonder who's selling out/leaving when large carriers are able to get slots if they want them. This came about a...

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 17, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

lick on a hot day........

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 17, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Bucket

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 16, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Little Things That Bother You A Lot
Replies: 126
Views: 2764

Re: Little Things That Bother You A Lot

Bad manners,rudeness, being polite cost nothing. :old:

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 16, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Super yachts
Replies: 47
Views: 1048

Re: Super yachts

Post your favorite superyacht :D That would look something like this (I just googled super yachts and found this one to be good looking): https://amp.businessinsider.com/images/57c81036dd089534248b481a-1136-803.jpg https://amp.businessinsider.com/images/57c81036dd089534248b481b-1136-647.jpg Now tha...

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 16, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF-KLM, Delta, Virgin Atlantic sign Trans-Atlantic Partnership
Replies: 20
Views: 4359

Re: AF-KLM, Delta, Virgin Atlantic sign Trans-Atlantic Partnership

Cunard wrote:
readytotaxi wrote:
Can just hear the French union, "You've got £220m to spend on VA and nothing for us????, Non !"


Come on now you should know it's VS not VA!

As you should be aware VA is Virgin Australia.

Hands up, guilty of type po,pardon moi. I was thinking Virgin Atlantic and typed VA.

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 16, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF-KLM, Delta, Virgin Atlantic sign Trans-Atlantic Partnership
Replies: 20
Views: 4359

Re: AF-KLM, Delta, Virgin Atlantic sign Trans-Atlantic Partnership

Can just hear the French union, "You've got £220m to spend on VA and nothing for us????, Non !"

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 16, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

behind, ice cream however is............

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 16, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Quill

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by readytotaxi
Mon May 14, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA kicks off 1st class pax for serving drinks to economy pax
Replies: 30
Views: 7598

Re: AA kicks off 1st class pax for serving drinks to economy pax

Good to see an airline serving Dom Perignon. ;)

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 13, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asiana Airlines A333 knocks tail off Turkish Airlines A321 at IST
Replies: 111
Views: 22939

Re: Asiana Airlines A333 knocks tail off Turkish Airlines A321 at IST

The tail is okay, appears to have just fainted. :D

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 13, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: U.S. Pakistan relations about to get a lot worse?
Replies: 8
Views: 466

U.S. Pakistan relations about to get a lot worse?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-44094872

Given what Trump thinks of the countries government and the monies wasted there what will he do?
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The Pakistan courts are refusing to let an American diplomat leave the country.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-44094872

Given what Trump thinks of the countries government and the monies wasted there what will he do?

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 13, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

great for messing about in........

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 13, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Navajo

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 12, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BKK taxiways sinking again
Replies: 7
Views: 3825

Re: BKK taxiways sinking again

Is the airport government owned?

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 12, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian
Replies: 289
Views: 40806

Re: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian

Gotta get past the regulator first, is it in the public interest?

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 12, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

forget things, a trail is..........

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 12, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Animated

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by readytotaxi
Sat May 12, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: England, Luton Airport to be hit by strike action.
Replies: 3
Views: 530

England, Luton Airport to be hit by strike action.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-be ... s-44088405

Both sides seem very far apart.
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Firefighters and ground staff have voted for action over a five day period, 25 - 30th May, expect delays

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-be ... s-44088405

Both sides seem very far apart.

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by readytotaxi
Fri May 11, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

remember where, why not list...........

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by readytotaxi
Fri May 11, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Israel and Iran trade fire
Replies: 60
Views: 1747

Re: Israel and Iran trade fire

DDR wrote:
Does anyone think the U.S. would become actively involved if Israel and Iran went to war? It's a scary thought because if they did it could end up with the U.S. fighting Russia.

I think the U.S. would become involved if Iran blocked/mined the Straits of Hormuz.

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by readytotaxi
Fri May 11, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Sowing

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 10, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Israel and Iran trade fire
Replies: 60
Views: 1747

Re: Israel and Iran trade fire

A war? Both sides lose history tells us.

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 10, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

many to notice and keep............

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 10, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Desire

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 10, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: cop shoots a groundhog
Replies: 43
Views: 1455

Re: cop shoots a groundhog

Honey I'm home, guess what's for dinner !

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by readytotaxi
Thu May 10, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 1854 DTW-DEN; Smoke in Cabin; Evac on Taxiway
Replies: 67
Views: 7142

Re: DL 1854 DTW-DEN; Smoke in Cabin; Evac on Taxiway

Another evacuation caught on tape that I find completely infuriating. It is a hoot to see all the indignant post about carting one's luggage off the plane in an emergency. And yes, I get it, the rules ensure the safe evacuation of the aircraft's most precious cargo - the passengers. Personal items ...

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 09, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways to wet lease 3 A330's to BA to cover RR engine issues
Replies: 22
Views: 6838

Re: Qatar Airways to wet lease 3 A330's to BA to cover RR engine issues

Cabin wise yes, but they will still get the naff BA catering.

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 09, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 1854 DTW-DEN; Smoke in Cabin; Evac on Taxiway
Replies: 67
Views: 7142

Re: DL 1854 DTW-DEN; Smoke in Cabin; Evac on Taxiway

Until one passenger manages to sue another who injured him/her by throwing their luggage down first and gets mega bucks and publicity, I fear this attitude of save me and my luggage won't change. Hit them in the pocket, hard.

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by readytotaxi
Wed May 09, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways to wet lease 3 A330's to BA to cover RR engine issues
Replies: 22
Views: 6838

Re: Qatar Airways to wet lease 3 A330's to BA to cover RR engine issues

Would they use these frames at LGW and send some 777's up to LHR perhaps?

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by readytotaxi
Tue May 08, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: President Trump will meet with the Southwest passenger survivors and the crew
Replies: 31
Views: 1925

Re: President Trump will meet with the Southwest passenger survivors and the crew

HI442ct wrote:
Haven't these passenger and crew been through enough already, now they gotta do this.

agreed, better take along an airsick bag.

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by readytotaxi
Tue May 08, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

if you can dream it.........

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by readytotaxi
Tue May 08, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Awesome

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by readytotaxi
Mon May 07, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ground vehicle/plane collide at BWI
Replies: 26
Views: 4221

Re: Ground vehicle/plane collide at BWI

The driver said he didn't see it, the airline said it was in plane sight. :rotfl:

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by readytotaxi
Mon May 07, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018
Replies: 144
Views: 2980

Re: Five Word Story Thread Q2 2018

to imagine and look beyond...........

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by readytotaxi
Mon May 07, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Internet

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 06, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q2 2018
Replies: 242
Views: 4523

Re: Word Game Q2 2018

Grind

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by readytotaxi
Sun May 06, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Buckingham Palace has
Replies: 9
Views: 696

Re: Buckingham Palace has

And look in, a couple of days a year they have tours inside.

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