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Rules of play
The Rules are below, the main one being. Please, only one photo at a time until we have a confirmed correct answer. It makes it much easier to keep track of.
  1. Take an obscure photo of a BA location you are currently in (or have visited recently)
  2. Post on this thread and add a clue (if you feel itís required)
    The goal is then to be the first person to correctly guess the location.
  3. The OP confirms who has the first correct guess
  4. The OP updates the win to the Wiki
    If the winner has not won before, their name is entered and the post date/time they won is added below. If the winner has won before, the date and time of the post they won is added below their name.
    USER NAME
    Location guessed, Photo post #, time guessed in.
    Location guessed, Photo post #, time guessed in.
    Location guessed, Photo post #, time guessed in.
    etc. etc
  5. To try and keep it further within the remit of the forum, I think double points should be awarded in the event that the OP can get a BA logo into the photo without giving the game away.
  6. Multiple guesses are allowed, but must be turn about with other members and at least 10 mins apart
  7. Please try and keep it to one live photo at a time.

The 2019 WITWIA? Hall of Fame

AKOZ
SGN, #9, 908 minutes
MLA, #128, 11 minutes
AMS, #183, 33 minutes
ZAG. #620, 23 minutes
KBP, #900, 41 minutes
VNO, #920, 12 minutes

beardedgeologist
SYD, #328, 113 minutes

blackheathflyer
BIA #737, 193 minutes

Can I help you
GIG, #38, 1194 minutes.

Clearwater
MMB, #202, 211 minutes.

CoweyB
HEL, #78, 80 minutes

CPH-Flyer
CPH, #13, 15 minutes
RAK, #198, 10 minutes
BCN, #250, 110 minutes
ARN #303, 7 minutes
SEA #549, 128 minutes

Dambus
NRT #300 21 minutes
SVX #309 1309 minutes

florens
CDG, #23, 7 minutes (with a nod to BA6501 for pinpointing my exact location within 30 minutes)

ginger50
AUS #331 533 minutes
SJO #350 171 minutes

HIDDY
GLA ,#94, 2minutes

InsomniaBA
HND, #584, 47 minutes
DME, #764, 440 mibutes


jerry305
PRG, #84, 331 minutes

KARFA
MCT, #42, 3 minutes
INV, #291, 4 minutes

BLQ, #297, 4 minutes
BRU #594, 69 minutes
SIN #598, 14 minutes

Lefly
DPS, #323, 10 minutes

LPQ
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NRT, #97, 2994 minutes

MNMAA
MEX, #560, 332 minutes
SIN, #909, 62 minutes


mrow
HKG, #16, 5 minutes (with a nod to Prospero for pinpointing my exact location within 24 minutes)
KUL, #554, 98 minutes

My_head_is_spinning
AMS #526 235 minutes

perryman
IST, #362, 146 mins

Peter01
DOH, #81, 34 minutes
HKG, #717, 14 minutes


Prospero
EDI, #141, 67 minutes
LHR, #209, 14 Minutes (with bonus points for pinpointing T3 Admirals Club)
JER, #247, 21 minutes
CDG, #256, 47 minutes
HEL, #413, 895 minutes

rossmacd
HEL, #212, 18 minutes
SCQ, #265, 46 minutes
DOH, #616 1, 125 minutes
DFW, #790, 71 minutes

Rubecula
BNA #493 374 minutes

Scots_Al
AMS, #120, 588 minutes

Sigwx
IAD, #2, 12 minutes

smudge
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LAS, #816, 22 minutes

Steve_ZA
ARN, #641, 542 minutes

tedcruz
WDH, #55, 86 minutes

The_Banking_Scot
JFK, #237, 5 minutes
HKG, #589, 3 minutes
SEA, #780, 7 minutes

Truncated
PUS, #215, 144 minutes
SJC, #672, 278 minutes

Twincheeks
MUC #432 1,100 minutes

Woodbinerich
ASW. #333. 208 minutes

xenole
MLA, #137, 72 minutes.

YYCCL3
SVO #224, 1305 minutes
RHO #685 629 minutes
OTP #688, 1239 minutes
ELP #795 45 minutes
LAS #799 40 minutes
IBZ #825 1377 minutes
JMK #851 773 minutes
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Old Jun 13, 19, 5:11 pm
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ELP ?
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Old Jun 13, 19, 5:14 pm
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ELP ?
Correct. Well done will update the wiki
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Old Jun 13, 19, 8:32 pm
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Correct. Well done will update the wiki
I'd love to see that chubby Guppy some day!
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Old Jun 13, 19, 9:40 pm
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Where was I?



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Old Jun 13, 19, 9:58 pm
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Phoenix?
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Old Jun 13, 19, 10:20 pm
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Las Vegas, near the East end of runway 25?
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Old Jun 14, 19, 9:55 am
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Dover airforce base?
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Old Jun 14, 19, 10:18 am
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Originally Posted by YYCCL3 View Post
Las Vegas, near the East end of runway 25?
It is indeed, it was lined up on RWY 25R ready for departure, it was on the ground for a very short time. IIRC, the captain said it was a C-5 Super Galaxy, the largest aircraft in the USAF fleet.

What it was doing visiting McCarran International when Nellis AFB is just a couple of miles away, I donít know.

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Phoenix?
Funnily enough, that was my destination! A business day trip, it was 110f at both ends.
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Old Jun 16, 19, 6:55 am
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Maybe this will be very easy.
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Old Jun 16, 19, 9:26 am
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MAN??
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Old Jun 16, 19, 9:39 am
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MAN??
Itís not MAN.
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Old Jun 16, 19, 9:44 am
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Flounge in T3?
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Old Jun 16, 19, 9:55 am
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Flounge in T3?
Itís not the Flounge at T3 . Havenít been there for donkeys years due to the temptations of the Cathay Dim sum.
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Old Jun 16, 19, 11:04 am
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HEL ?
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Oslo maybe?
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