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by YYZ727
12 Apr 2016, 18:20
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Belgocontrol ATC strikes 2016
Replies: 220
Views: 30505

Re: Strikes affecting Belgian airports in 2016

If you wonder who is responsible for such an action, meet Maryse Meulemans. http://i.imgur.com/aoZqQ7y.png https://www.facebook.com/maryse.meulemans What's your point? Is this the middle-ages where we're going to pillory someone ? I agree starting a strike in these circumstances is hideous, but sin...
by YYZ727
25 Mar 2016, 21:53
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: What is happening with Brussels Airlines?
Replies: 65
Views: 12863

Re: What is happening with Brussels Airlines?

Recently, FCO airport lost one of its terminals in a fire. Yet the airport was operating at near full capacity within 3 days as a crazy amount of AZ staff volunteered to work on days off and long hours. This is in Italy, where organisation is a mess. Also recently, NBO lost its main terminal in a f...
by YYZ727
24 Mar 2016, 15:08
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: VLM Airlines news 2016
Replies: 489
Views: 135163

Re: VLM Airlines news 2016

sn26567 wrote:Interesting story about the Yak-40, Passenger. I do remember that the Yak-40 had nevertheless been ordered by a small German airline based in Dusseldorf, and there were even BRU-DUS flights (one of which I have tested myself).
Wasn't that airline named 'General Air' ?
by YYZ727
22 Mar 2016, 09:23
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Terror attacks: explosions in the departure hall of Brussels Airport!
Replies: 446
Views: 66178

Re: Explosions in the Departure Hall of Brussels Airport!

Brussels Central Trainstation also being evacuated right now
by YYZ727
12 Mar 2016, 14:06
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines introduces one-way fares at 39 euro
Replies: 18
Views: 3757

Re: Brussels Airlines introduces one-way fares at 39 euro

And now it is waiting for the first ultra smart booking platform, which, when for example requesting a return flight from Brussels to Rome, will give you the best possible rate by mixing airlines, as for example outbound on SN, return on FR... I recently did send a message to the BRUXX website admi...
by YYZ727
09 Mar 2016, 21:25
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Jetairfly/TUI fly in 2016
Replies: 184
Views: 55386

Re: Jetairfly in 2016

Difficult return for AA Gent :

http://sporza.be/cm/sporza/voetbal/cham ... /1.2595596

Apparently one of the pilots was ill.
Plane was OO-JAX
by YYZ727
08 Mar 2016, 08:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Jetairfly/TUI fly in 2016
Replies: 184
Views: 55386

Re: Jetairfly in 2016

AA Gent used this plane yesterday for their CL-trip to Wolfsburg. Let's hope it brings them good luck, they are going to need it !
by YYZ727
24 Feb 2016, 11:27
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Twin Otter crash
Replies: 2
Views: 971

Re: Twin Otter crash

23 people reported dead. R.I.P.
by YYZ727
15 Feb 2016, 10:14
Forum: Civil aviation / General aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines: a Flemish company?
Replies: 63
Views: 11225

Re: Brussels Airlines a Flemish company?

[quote="Stij]
I don't conclude that from YYZ727's comment. I conclude he's indifferent where they come from.[/quote]

That is indeed what was meant by my comment.
by YYZ727
15 Feb 2016, 08:48
Forum: Civil aviation / General aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines: a Flemish company?
Replies: 63
Views: 11225

Re: Brussels Airlines a Flemish company?

My gosh does it really matter? It's just again a politician wanting to cause a stir . As far as I'm concerned the Belgian flag still prides on the planes and everyone speaks 3 or more languages which of course include French AND Dutch ;) I'm not agree with this statement !!! At all ...I think it's ...
by YYZ727
02 Feb 2016, 16:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Airbus A350 XWB news
Replies: 460
Views: 238301

Re: Airbus A350 news

What a beauty she is...
by YYZ727
10 Dec 2015, 20:36
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Reg.request SN BCN
Replies: 8
Views: 1798

La Gantoises famous native american logo would look great on a tail though. Would me make me think of the old Western Airlines
by YYZ727
07 Dec 2015, 20:00
Forum: Contrail spotting
Topic: Contrail spotting December 2015
Replies: 37
Views: 12866

Re: Contrail spotting December 2015

To all contrail spotters who post their pictures on this site : Thank you !
I enjoy every single one of your pics ! Keep them coming !
by YYZ727
10 Nov 2015, 21:49
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Abnormalities in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2015
Replies: 500
Views: 129934

Re: Abnormalities in BRU-ANR-CRL-LGG-OST in 2015

UA998 to EWR had a delay of more than 10 hours today. Anybody who knows what went wrong ?
by YYZ727
26 Jun 2015, 13:43
Forum: Contrail spotting
Topic: Contrail spotting from above.
Replies: 3
Views: 3136

Re: Contrail spotting from above.

Cool ! I like the BA...
by YYZ727
02 Jun 2015, 11:43
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: [Trip Report] A flight to SN's new destination Dubrovnik
Replies: 13
Views: 3748

Re: A flight to SN's new destination Dubrovnik

A lot of time for spotting...


IMG_9528.JPGEgyptair to Cairo was more than one hour late. No surprise...
I remember Egyptair flying to BRU with their 747-300's... Sad to see them using a babybus nowadays....
by YYZ727
24 Mar 2015, 12:37
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Germanwings A320 crash in France
Replies: 249
Views: 55005

Re: A320 Germanwings crashed in France

France-info now reporting that the fuselage looks pretty much intact. Maybe there is some hope left after all.
by YYZ727
24 Mar 2015, 12:09
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Germanwings A320 crash in France
Replies: 249
Views: 55005

Re: A320 Germanwings crashed in France

Local French newspaper 'La Provence' says 148 people died in the crash.
Horrible news. RIP.

http://www.laprovence.com/article/actua ... vence.html
by YYZ727
14 Mar 2015, 15:39
Forum: Military aviation
Topic: B-52 from dessert back on duty
Replies: 5
Views: 2146

Re: B-52 from dessert back on duty

Sweet ! Is it a chocolate one, or a sugar one ? ;)