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Event Review: Airliners International 2017, Denver, Colorado, USA

Disclaimer: In exchange for full expo registration, I am writing this review. Celebrating its 41st annual 3-day expo, Airliners International 2017 took place in Denver, Colorado from 14-17 June at the Crowne Plaza Denver Airport Convention Center.  In addition to … Continue reading

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Taiwan’s a Country? Not According to Inanimate Objects

KLM, a Netherlands-based pioneer in aviation, was founded in 1919.  What that fact has to do with the rest of this post is beyond me, so let’s just say it looks good for the search engines. But, that’s not KLM … Continue reading

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Airline (Route) Map Oddities 2: I’ve Never Been to West Africa

As seen in my first post about airline route maps, Japan has no friends and Hawaii is the latest colony of New Zealand.  I wish I had more of that juicy stuff for you now, so I’ll have to hold … Continue reading

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Decent, Copacetic, Quite Alright, Not Not Good: Airline Meals

Have you ever tried to recreate what you’ve eaten on a plane?  Or, have employees at a flight catering company ever collectively released a cookbook?…would you buy it? This is the burning question on the mind, my mind, for this … Continue reading

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Airline (Route) Map Oddities: From The Sea of Japan to the East Sea

Before starting to read books (this is ongoing), I chose maps.   That’s right, I can point out where all of the worlds Guineas are (what a novelty).  In fact, I participated in a couple of state geography bees (harsh reality?), … Continue reading

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