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Old 28th Sep 2021, 19:26
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lee_apromise

Sorry. I think I get the cut of your jib. Then again English wasn’t my mother tongue.
Yes I have way better qualifications than many of the locals. And I am back in my home country. And very glad to be out of that dystopian goat
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 19:34
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No need to flogg the dead horse. The point being it makes no difference what you bring to the table if you're not welcome at the table.
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 19:36
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True. Then the table will be quite bare. And lacking experience, skill and good manners.
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 19:51
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Not yours or my problem to solve.
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 19:52
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Fortunately not.
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 19:53
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Globocnik

Y'all with expat superiority mentality, what do you have more than locals seriously?

Glad to hear you are back home, expats like you who look down on locals aren't welcome at all.
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 20:00
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What a great shame HKG was my home then for over 30 years. Kids born, bred and educated there. They’ve even been taught not to use Y’all. And I don’t look down on locals. Far from it. However just take a look at Asian airlines that are localised. With the exception of SQ (with a ready supply of ex military pilots ) they’re usually a
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 20:02
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Id love to pick a side in this purse swatting match, but you both sound awful haha
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 21:12
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Globocnik

Well that would make you wrong, as you indeed, do not.

Hope that clarifies things.
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Old 28th Sep 2021, 21:57
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Lets face it Drc40: were just not smart enough or well-read enough to understand STWs logic.
Hes in a league of his own.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 01:38
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Globocnik

disagree. JAL/ ANA excellent. CAAC airline safety record over the last ten years is better than FAA airlines. The last mainland airline crash was what, 2002?

taiwan/ Korea/ Indonesia/ India- you have a point.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 02:46
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Globocnik

I kindly ask you to refer to your own comment about your so called "expats don't f up" whilst locals do.

Such a two faced expat superiority mentality person.

The world doesn't revolve around you man.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 03:49
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Freehills

I would imagine the US has more daily aircraft movements than the rest of the world combined.
That is probably why they have a higher accident rate.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 04:12
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I think you misunderstand what a rate is.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 06:43
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DropKnee

Ha ha, this is not the way to interpret statistics.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 08:03
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Fly747

Or, the size of the world compared to the US
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 11:35
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Would Cathay consider re-opening overseas bases with the visa's being denied for HK?
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 12:05
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Of course not

Bases were the biggest thorn in these mill owners’ eyes

Once all the ex KA crew have been hired, then they will tap into the South African market again.
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Old 29th Sep 2021, 12:06
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Now there's a thought....
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Old 30th Sep 2021, 03:16
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They may well open Bases again... just not in First World countries...
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