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by YYZ727
06 Jan 2015, 00:25
Forum: Website related
Topic: sn26567 ==> 25.000
Replies: 10
Views: 5917

Re: sn26567 ==> 25.000

Congratulations !
The contents & style of your posts are always informative, to the point, but never agressive, obtrusive or polarising. An example to us all !
by YYZ727
04 Jan 2015, 21:27
Forum: Videos
Topic: The Russian Su-30: look at the manoeuvrability!
Replies: 1
Views: 1003

Re: The Russian Su-30: look at the manoeuvrability!

Nice RC models in the first minute of this video...
by YYZ727
14 Sep 2014, 11:13
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Kleine Brogel Air Force days
Replies: 15
Views: 4077

Re: Kleine Brogel Air Force days

Was there all day too. I found one of the absolute highlights was the Swiss Air Force PC7 team. I was a bit disappointed by the Frecce Tricolore, but this was probably due to their shortened programme... Red Arrows still rule in my opinion... Al Fursan was lots of smoke and mirrors, but i believe th...
by YYZ727
04 Jul 2014, 08:31
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Flying rare/classic airliners in 2014.
Replies: 21
Views: 6120

Re: Flying rare/classic airliners in 2014.

sn26567 wrote:And older people like myself who have flown dozens of A310s (Sabena, Pan Am, Eastern, BAF, etc.) don't feel the need to fly one more. ;)
As far as I know, Eastern did't fly the 310. They did have a whole batch of A300's, one of which I flew from MIA to BOS back in the eighties
by YYZ727
04 Jul 2014, 08:22
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Holiday air travel this Summer ?
Replies: 26
Views: 12036

Re: Holiday air travel this Summer ?

LH to AGP via MUC, back via FRA & BA to MAN via LHR
by YYZ727
25 Apr 2014, 14:52
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: OST 25/04/2014
Replies: 1
Views: 867

Re: OST 25/04/2014

is N952CA, flew over my house at 13.20, so will have landed a little after 13.30
by YYZ727
09 Mar 2014, 14:52
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: 100% female Brussels Airlines crew flies to New York
Replies: 6
Views: 7412

Re: 100% female Brussels Airlines crew flies to New York

As far as i know, this was not a first for Brussels Airlines :

viewtopic.php?f=4&t=22860&p=187066#p187066
by YYZ727
28 Feb 2014, 09:53
Forum: Plane spotting - Rest of the world
Topic: The Last of TU-144 Planes
Replies: 5
Views: 1321

Re: The Last of TU-144 Planes

great pics ! Thanks !
by YYZ727
09 Feb 2014, 17:31
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' second US destination
Replies: 256
Views: 80019

Re: Brussels Airlines' second US destination

'De Standaard' reported on the Washington route in a sidebar next to the big Brussels Airlines Article on january 31st. It said Brussels Airlines wasn't doing as good as expected on this route and that they might try changing the flight to a morning flight.
by YYZ727
31 Jan 2014, 11:07
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: The Brussels Airlines press conference of 30 January 2014
Replies: 148
Views: 25466

Re: The Brussels Airlines press conference of 30 January 201

Also in the Standaard there was a small insert focusing on the Washington-route. It said Brussels Airlines wasn't doing as good as expected on this route and that they might try changing the flight to a morning flight. Was anything about this said at the press conference, or was it just the good new...
by YYZ727
31 Jan 2014, 11:01
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: The Brussels Airlines press conference of 30 January 2014
Replies: 148
Views: 25466

Re: The Brussels Airlines press conference of 30 January 201

Now that SN is starting an official war against FR This is also how it is perceived in the Flemish press.' De Standaard' of this morning has a cartoon on the front page showing an F-35 in Brussels Airlines colors ready to engage a Ryanair 737, all this under the title 'Luchtgevecht op Zaventem' (Do...
by YYZ727
18 Jan 2014, 10:41
Forum: Plane spotting - Rest of the world
Topic: Yakovlev Yak-24
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Re: Yakovlev Yak-24

Most interesting, i had never seen one of these before...
(I know, i should urgently pay a visit to Monino...) ;)
by YYZ727
19 Dec 2013, 15:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: ANA starting Dusseldorf from summer 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1533

Re: ANA starting Dusseldorf from summer 2014

I think JAL actually flew to DUS in the recent past.
by YYZ727
17 Dec 2013, 00:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Emergency landing ATR Binter at Los Rodeos Tenerife
Replies: 6
Views: 2380

Re: Emergency landing ATR Binter at Los Rodeos Tenerife

by sn26567 » 15 Dec 2013 01:54 pm Weather was terrible all over the Canary Islands on this 11 December. Storm winds, thunderstorms, everything... I know, I was there... Yes, we know too. Already the third topic in which you mention it... OO-JFP Why this venomous reply ? We should be gratefull that ...
by YYZ727
08 Dec 2013, 17:52
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: El Al Airlines Flight LY 008 John F. Kennedy, New York To Be
Replies: 3
Views: 1899

Re: El Al Airlines Flight LY 008 John F. Kennedy, New York T

The 'someone' not flying far from you at 4:20 looks like an EK-bird to me...
by YYZ727
19 Nov 2013, 09:10
Forum: Civil aviation / General aviation
Topic: Cool aviation screensavers ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1298

Re: Cool aviation screensavers ?

Thanks for your reaction, appel, I'll check their site.
by YYZ727
17 Nov 2013, 20:47
Forum: Civil aviation / General aviation
Topic: Cool aviation screensavers ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1298

Cool aviation screensavers ?

Untill about two years ago, i used the Star Alliance screen saver. I thought it was pretty cool, but they stopped supporting it a while ago. Does anybody know of any other cool (civil) aviation screensavers ? If yes, could you be so kind to include a link in your reply ?
Thanks !
by YYZ727
03 Oct 2013, 09:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines launches travel pass b.pass
Replies: 1
Views: 4061

Re: Brussels Airlines launches travel pass b.pass

Also in 'De Standaard' : http://www.standaard.be/cnt/dmf20131002_00771026

The online article is a shorter version of the one published in the newspaper. In the newspaper article prof. Eddy Van de Voorde (air transport economics, UA) lauds the Brussels Airlines management for their innovative moves.
by YYZ727
17 Jul 2013, 07:45
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Crash at SFO! Asiana Airlines Boeing 777
Replies: 41
Views: 15778

Re: Crash at SFO! Asiana Airlines Boeing 777

I arrived at SFO on july 10th The wreck and the debris trail were still present on the runway. I arrived on BA287 and landing on the runway next to the wreck was pretty sobering. Last friday the removal of the wreckage was live on tv In the mean time, the crew is getting a lot of kudos in the local ...