Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Donkey497
Showing results 1 to 25 of 778
Search took 0.19 seconds.
Forum: Canada
12th Oct 2020, 14:00
Replies: 28
Views: 11,334
Posted By Donkey497

C$18 down to C$5. Simply put - Ouch!!!

C$18 down to C$5.

Simply put - Ouch!!!
Forum: Jet Blast
20th Sep 2020, 21:16
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

Hmmm, Boston Manor you say, dons tinfoil...

Hmmm, Boston Manor you say, dons tinfoil helmet........

Boston - Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire - Lincolnshire Poacher

Lincolnshire Poacher - Number Stations, Cold War & Spooks

Might as well...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Sep 2020, 17:28
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

Since it's been getting on for six weeks since I...

Since it's been getting on for six weeks since I got fed up with the abuse being thrown in my direction on another thread & I threw the J-B toys out of the pram, it's about time I brought this train...
Forum: Canada
21st Aug 2020, 15:45
Replies: 17
Views: 1,528
Posted By Donkey497

I've been through YYZ in particular quite a few...

I've been through YYZ in particular quite a few times both transatlantic to Canada and transatlantic to transfer internally and internationally & I cannot for the life of me think of any routing that...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Jul 2020, 15:27
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

Shadwell - Absolutely! :)

Shadwell - Absolutely!

:)
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Jul 2020, 15:16
Replies: 101
Views: 5,315
Posted By Donkey497

Before anyone else raises their blood pressure,...

Before anyone else raises their blood pressure, or resorts to other personal attacks, can I refer you all to my post #69?

I have had neither the occasion nor in any way the desire to resort to the...
23rd Jul 2020, 14:04
Replies: 2,137
Views: 1,152,609
Posted By Donkey497

So, if by some miracle we get resumption of Ac...

So, if by some miracle we get resumption of Ac flights before they were due to stop anyway [Mid-Sept?], do we still get a 767?

I assume the GLA 767 retention will last if / until such time as the...
23rd Jul 2020, 11:36
Replies: 17
Views: 2,814
Posted By Donkey497

There's also the situation where the planned...

There's also the situation where the planned aircraft goes "tech" and the replacement doesn't have the same seating arrangement, even if it is the same basic type, so you can end up paying for a...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Jul 2020, 21:46
Replies: 101
Views: 5,315
Posted By Donkey497

Such a sheltered life you have led Cornish! If...

Such a sheltered life you have led Cornish! If that worries you, please take my assurance that no moggie foolish enough to partake has yet been reported to come to any harm other than an upset tummy...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Jul 2020, 21:31
Replies: 17
Views: 1,669
Posted By Donkey497

So sad to hear this news, and it feels more than...

So sad to hear this news, and it feels more than a little hollow to say that.

As I have always believed, it's far better to speak to the living rather than of the dead, but I can now appreciate...
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Jul 2020, 14:09
Replies: 101
Views: 5,315
Posted By Donkey497

Have you considered an open tin of extremely...

Have you considered an open tin of extremely over-ripe tuna placed in a spot where only the cat & neither Hedgehog nor Fox can access it? Preferably on the prevailing downwind side of the home.Cats...
Forum: Jet Blast
20th Jul 2020, 13:18
Replies: 101
Views: 5,315
Posted By Donkey497

I find a [cairn] terrier with free reign of the...

I find a [cairn] terrier with free reign of the garden at all times solves both cat and rat problems, and they're generally smart enough to realise that hedgehogs, procupines and skunks are worth...
20th Jul 2020, 12:22
Replies: 12
Views: 981
Posted By Donkey497

Flew out & back from Canada on Transat just...

Flew out & back from Canada on Transat just before the lockdown kicked in. A lot of folks are critical of AT at the best of times, but as a fairly regular user, & high mileage business flier, I can't...
20th Jul 2020, 11:58
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By Donkey497

Aren't you making life unnecessarily difficult...

Aren't you making life unnecessarily difficult for yourself - why limit yourself to a transit hotel?

As far as I have seen many countries are not insisting that the 14 day quarantine has to last...
17th Jul 2020, 09:19
Replies: 178
Views: 45,621
Posted By Donkey497

747-8 quad broadly quoted(*) at 460/470 seats. ...

747-8 quad broadly quoted(*) at 460/470 seats.
777-9 twin broadly quoted 420 - 430
A330-9 twin broadly quoted 440 -460.

Doesn't seem like a cataclysmic reduction in capacity.

(*) - dependent...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Jul 2020, 21:52
Replies: 650
Views: 121,796
Posted By Donkey497

Apparently, the return to the UK is solely down...

Apparently, the return to the UK is solely down to the judge hearing the case stating that she is unable to effectively and clearly issue direct instructions to her legal team at a distance.

To...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Jul 2020, 15:07
Replies: 650
Views: 121,796
Posted By Donkey497

The text inside your passpoprt, assuming you have...

The text inside your passpoprt, assuming you have a full UK one is



Hence, Her Britannic Majesty's Secretary of State can just as easily unrequest and unrequire free passage "as it comes up...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Jul 2020, 14:56
Replies: 6,073
Views: 485,465
Posted By Donkey497

My point, suchg as it was, was that heading to...

My point, suchg as it was, was that heading to the "Northern" city of York, a place with transport links by the bucket load, is only a move of barely over 200 miles by road. It almost halves the...
Forum: Jet Blast
16th Jul 2020, 09:49
Replies: 6,073
Views: 485,465
Posted By Donkey497

.... and suggestions that Parliament should move...

.... and suggestions that Parliament should move to York during the refurb are being met with oposition due to "public perception that York is the equivalent of Outer Mongolia".

I suppose that...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Jul 2020, 11:20
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

I guess that it's time to apply the brakes then -...

I guess that it's time to apply the brakes then - Sloane Square
Forum: Canada
13th Jul 2020, 11:08
Replies: 1
Views: 727
Posted By Donkey497

Nolinor seem to be reasonably well orgainsed for...

Nolinor seem to be reasonably well orgainsed for their current market & i wish them well for what could reasonably described as a "courageous" decision at this time & state of the aviation market....
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Jul 2020, 17:12
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

More likely to be looking for Canada...

More likely to be looking for Canada Water......... especially at this time of year
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Jul 2020, 09:15
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

Curses!!! Sacristi Pomme-Frit! as Moriarity used...

Curses!!! Sacristi Pomme-Frit! as Moriarity used to say..... My travel plans thwarted by a Mall-Moth.

However, let's turn this diversion to our advantage and head for a change of mode by hopping...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Jul 2020, 10:40
Replies: 6,503
Views: 500,362
Posted By Donkey497

Well, in anticipation of various air bridge...

Well, in anticipation of various air bridge implementations, cancellations and just plain changes of mind, let's head to Hatton Cross before we decide if we'll be staycating in the UK or heading...
5th Jul 2020, 21:12
Replies: 19
Views: 6,141
Posted By Donkey497

Now that I know what this is about, I may have a...

Now that I know what this is about, I may have a copy lying around somewhere. The front cover looks familiar & my old man was at sea for his sins on ships that very clearly displayed their...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 778
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.