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Forum: Airport Creations 04-29-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,713
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Historic airport 1965

Good job! Any update on Scale600?

(SFO Guy)
Forum: Airport Creations 04-29-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,411
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Boston Logan Terminal E

Looking great!

Gavin, still around on the forums?
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 04-29-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 538
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Airport ID?

Not SFO correct, we got some runways (4) partially jutting out into the Bay, and the Oakland Hills in the background but no Runway 05R-23L!

If Thai came over I'd be aware...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 04-21-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 818
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: * AeroClassics, JALways DC-10-40, up close...

That is some job! Nice GSE especially. I presume the push back tractor is all styrene?

Always amazed by your work Trevor.

-Andy
Forum: Airport Creations 04-20-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,200
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: 1:400 Airport Accessories - Lighting Poles

What about the old Dragon ones?

Bugger, nothing for my era there! Then again, most airport lighting at the time revolved also around beacons!
Forum: Airport Creations 04-20-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,341
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-20-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,016
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: My SST Collection

Who made the Tu-160? No offense, I'd like to see a -52D in 400 scale. Heck, a B-36, Vulcan, and Victor too.

The 144's canards seem a bit goofy to me...not hyper serious but still a unique aspect...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 04-20-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 812
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Most Heroic Actions by Pilots

I believe you are referring to Trans American flight 209....they made a documentary on it...

Seriously, had a great opening airport theme song (after the Jaws bit), on par with the opening of...
Forum: Airport Creations 04-19-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,341
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Lincoln International Airport

Thanks! Yep directly from the movie hehe. (Opening Titles).

More to come at a later date,
Forum: General Squawk Talk 04-19-2018, 12:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,098
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: 400 Scale Hangar Gone?

Kind of dead over there, so I guess this place is a temporary permanent diecast forum home...Hi guys from the forum
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-19-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,016
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: My SST Collection

Always a fan of the TU-144's canards - always made it look like a dog IMHO. Kind of like head on with a T Tail, but better
Forum: Military Model Aircraft 04-18-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,032
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: NASA Fleet

Looking good! No Strat made in 200?
Forum: Airport Creations 04-14-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,341
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Lincoln International Airport

Lincoln International Airport....from the book (and later film) Airport, by Arthur Hailey. Pretty much a stand in for O'Hare, but filmed at MSP in the movie. Just a mini diorama for the time being,...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-14-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Taking the exitement out of the hobby

High costs of new models plus the fact that new models are plain out of my interest (what is Airbus? Last I heard I think Bellanca and Eastern had two types of airbuses.....) has kept me from getting...
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 04-03-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,497
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Paint rash and bubbling

Unless you're like me and can profit off of zinc rot, stay away!

This is what I did (1:400):

https://www.yesterdaysairlines.com/airline-history-blog/decimal-point-disaster-varig-254
...
Forum: 1:400 Models 04-02-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,132
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Gemini & more...CHEAP

PM Sent.

-Andy
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 03-30-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 575
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: The ultimate enthusiast desk.

Gotta have a cockpit seat too!

.....

I have an ex747 (scrapped) lifevest under this seat...sometimes you never know!

But if it gets to that point, better off leaving the house and getting...
Forum: 1:400 Models 03-30-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,132
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Gemini & more...CHEAP

Amen!

Last of the Stock?
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 03-24-2018, 12:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: New Mould Review: Lockheed L-1649 Starliner

Starliner...Have an ad with "The largest and most luxurious airliner ever built! TWA JETSTREAM"

Hard to image a 24 hour flight from London to SFO today! Flown that route but it took less than half...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 03-24-2018, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: GE test-flies the world's largest jet engine!

They just keep making em bigger!

Far cry from the I-A of 1942!

Heck even a J47! 5,500 lbf vs 105,000 lbf!!
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 03-24-2018, 12:27 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 25,834
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: 1/400 tu104 new release - new mould by if400 ?

This is way out of my collection zone but just like a certain BOAC Comet 1 (if that ever sees the light of day)....Yoke Peter.......if there's an Aeroflot coming out (delivery livery) I'm all in!
...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 03-23-2018, 12:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 824
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: 4th Annual SHANGHAI Airliners Collectibles Sho

Photos please,

Would like to see what happens outside the US....

How many tables for you AK?
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 03-23-2018, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: San Francisco Airline Show Saturday 03/10/2018

Luckily SFO (airport) is not in SF, or even in the county! But some regulations and it's kind of....

Good time at the show...looking forward to the Sep Show.
Forum: Airport Creations 03-23-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 836
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: New Dowse National Airport

Arrrgh how could you Rich?!?! Over here at SFO United kept their pinwheel/hexagon/Jetarama piers to themselves 99% of the time (No airline other than Uncle UAL). But there was a JAL DC-8 and FFT...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 03-23-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Ditched Facebook in 2013, been fine since! Art

Hehe, same here. Still don't understand why anyone would play the stupid games on FB. There are some groups that turn out to be useful, especially a few employee groups, rich in history but also...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 03-22-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Air West Pt1: The Airline That Had to Happen

So this is the other forum.........

Know an Air West guy, ex Pacific. Got some goodies of Pacific way back then! One of them is a print of a Navajo, B721, F-27, and DC-9 with all different tails. ...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 07-20-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 456
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: AA dedicates Boeing 777 to 91-year-old mechanic for 75 years of service!

A picture of the aircraft with the dedication would be nice or at least the reg. But then again it's the media...

Good story and a trurly amazing mechanic but who ever wrote it needs to add more...
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 05-18-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 530
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Dragon Wings Parts?

Tried dragon care once and they didn't have what I needed, but it exists last time I checked. Good luck
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-06-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,879
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Scale 1:1 Tupolev Tu-144S CCCP-77107 on ebay lol

By that definition it is a TSS, a transport that went supersonic.

It does count as first commercial aircraft to ever reach supersonic in 1961. Not the Concorde, not the TU-144, just a DC-8-43....
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-06-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-06-2017, 01:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,879
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Scale 1:1 Tupolev Tu-144S CCCP-77107 on ebay lol

I personally prefer the DC-8 as my favorite SST. It reached Mach 1.01....in an intentional shallow dive...but it counts!

But the Concordski was beautiful like the Concorde. The canards with the...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 02-06-2017, 01:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 391
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
SFO (Old) Tower Spotting Trip

Greetings fellow members,

Just wanted to share with you a recent spotting trip that took place in a very special building - the (now former) SFO ATC Tower. In October the new tower began...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 11-12-2016, 11:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,999
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: SFO Show

Note that the new date is March 11, 2017
Forum: 1:200 Scale Model Aircraft 11-12-2016, 11:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,781
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Jetway Models New Site

Whoa...This is now a new Pennsylvania operation. I liked the old site - simple but outdated , nothing wrong with that.

May have lost a trusted retailer now...
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 09-04-2016, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,999
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: SFO Show

I'm not Mike but will try to forward it to him, however the upcoming show is after 9/11.
Forum: Airliner Shows & Conventions 08-27-2016, 12:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,999
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: SFO Show

Next show next month:

September 24, 2016. 9:00 - 3:00

Same location (Best Western Grosvenor)

I'm staying all day with a very special diorama of not one, nor two, but three different eras of...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-20-2016, 10:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,023
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Boeing is trying to save the jumbo jet — and a Russian airline you've never heard

Interesting. I'm familiar with VDA because their AN-124s come over to Moffett Field every so often, and I believe an ABW B748F passes by daily.
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-20-2016, 10:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,262
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Airliners.net new format

The change was a stupid move, with no good reason whatsoever. The old site had its quirks and errors, but most importantly, it had character unlike any other. Have you guys voted?

Airliners.net...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-17-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,940
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: KLM Reveals "‎Orange-Pride‬" New Livery Video

Did somebody half*ss their job? It should be completely orange, and blue+orange make brown!
Forum: Site Issues and Support Section 06-15-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,415
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Attention - Password and Security Update

User name change too?!

No way...There's no reason to...Now this and airliners.net, yuck!
Forum: Site Issues and Support Section 06-14-2016, 11:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
A.net Linking

Just wanted to point out that Demand 'upgraded' a.net (take a look, it's an embarrassment) and now the link wraps no longer work. Here's an example of the old style:

(A Hughes Airwest DC-9 should...
Forum: Site Issues and Support Section 06-14-2016, 02:51 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,415
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-14-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 923
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: A ship for a change

Nice catch David, and the flora is beautiful.

-Andy
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-13-2016, 04:05 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,551
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Arrow Re: Airbus A380: The Death Watch Begins!

United is replacing their 74s with 77Ws and B789s, so there's no need for any A380, let alone a B748. There's no B748 operated by a US passenger airline, so why would there be an A388.

Besides,...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-12-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,551
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Airbus A380: The Death Watch Begins!

I could have sworn that it was virtually every airline that crams cattle - err - people into their aircraft. Some just do it 'better' than others with 28 inches of legroom. This phenomenon of extreme...
Forum: General Squawk Talk 06-10-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,272
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-10-2016, 03:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: 20 planes every aviation fan should experience!

[QUOTE=T7_4ever;1951137]I agree with swapping the 2 air planes. Flew on many AA MD-80s and they are bloody loud! But, quite an aviation experience. :D

I flew on at least one of them in 07. The...
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-08-2016, 12:54 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,551
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: Airbus A380: The Death Watch Begins!

I completely agree. Hard to look at the whalejet/forehead of the skies/skycow, and the legroom was appalling (IFE box IIRC) but at least it was 1/3 full!
Forum: 1:1 Scale Commercial Aviation 06-08-2016, 12:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 799
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: 20 planes every aviation fan should experience!

Get the An-225 off the list and replace it with the Mad dogs. Those are true classics, especially the AA.

At least they recognized the Russians.
Forum: 1:400 Scale Model Aircraft 06-06-2016, 12:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,778
Posted By Yellow_Ribbon
Re: GJ June Hints 1:400

1. EVA Air Cargo B744
Kalitta B742/B744
2. Some 777
3. A 737 Max
4. Hmm, tough one seeing all the retirements lately! UA B744 or AA mAAd dog
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