FlyerTalk Forums - Search Results

Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: greentips
Showing results 1 to 25 of 812
Search took 0.32 seconds.
Apr 24, 16, 9:15 pm
Replies: 258
Views: 87,098
Posted By greentips

Used to get them all the time, but in recent...

Used to get them all the time, but in recent years nothing. Circumstances that seemed to trigger it most was non-revenue, one way, ticketed just before flight time. (Company policy: paying...
Apr 24, 16, 9:07 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 4,270
Posted By greentips

Perhaps it is to put teeth in blackmail of the...

Perhaps it is to put teeth in blackmail of the recalcitrant states who refuse to issue "Real-ID."
May 29, 15, 9:32 pm
Replies: 99
Views: 17,695
Posted By greentips

My all time favorite came after I moved back to...

My all time favorite came after I moved back to Ann Arbor from Albuquerque. I went over to Windsor with friends from Detroit for dinner. On my way back, I was asked about my car, how long I owned...
Mar 26, 15, 8:44 pm
Replies: 258
Views: 87,098
Posted By greentips

My SSSS eScapades began when I was flying...

My SSSS eScapades began when I was flying standby/NR on one of the majors. Every single leg of every single trip got the SSSSSpecial treatment.

I think part of it had to do with the fact that I...
Oct 21, 14, 10:55 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 5,862
Posted By greentips

This nearly happened to our boy when he was...

This nearly happened to our boy when he was traveling in Europe. He was visiting friends in Germany. They decided to spend a weekend in London and flew from Bonn to London. On arrival the friends...
Jun 24, 14, 7:11 pm
Replies: 44
Views: 5,777
Posted By greentips

Finally, the courts are becoming fully cognizant...

Finally, the courts are becoming fully cognizant that the offspring of 9/11 are truly unconstitutional measures and means, and we have a government that has demonstrated it is willing to abuse...
Mar 6, 14, 4:53 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 914
Posted By greentips

DHS Seeking comments on improving Civil Aviation Security rules

In the Federal Register a request for public comments to improve the TSA. See Opportunity to Improve TSA Regulations...
Aug 31, 13, 5:38 pm
Replies: 28
Views: 3,693
Posted By greentips

Agreed. Chief Justice Roberts noted in a dissent...

Agreed. Chief Justice Roberts noted in a dissent in Arlington v. FCC, "...if Congress has not expressed a specific intent, a court is bound to defer to any “permissible construction of the statute,”...
Aug 31, 13, 11:05 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,693
Posted By greentips

In reading the pleadings and the 9th Circuit...

In reading the pleadings and the 9th Circuit remand, I wonder if the 9th Circuit is looking for a way to re-visit Gilmore, and narrow their opinion still further.

In Gilmore, the 9th Circuit...
Jul 31, 13, 8:24 am
Replies: 117
Views: 17,396
Posted By greentips

Mine can. They meet FAA TSO standards for use in...

Mine can. They meet FAA TSO standards for use in all phases of flight. But then, they are generally plugged into the cockpit radios when I'm using them. They also make great ear protection at the...
Jul 31, 13, 8:18 am
Replies: 117
Views: 17,396
Posted By greentips

You probably have a bad antenna feed or a ground...

You probably have a bad antenna feed or a ground loop in your avionics power feeds or a loose connector. I'd have the local avionics shop check this the next time you do your IFR and transponder...
Feb 9, 13, 11:23 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,070
Posted By greentips

TSA Exit

TSA was brought into existence when the airlines asked for and got immunity from 9/11 liabilities.

To undo this, we need reverse that immunity.

The threat is known, the needed aircraft...
Jan 3, 13, 2:20 am
Replies: 51
Views: 3,683
Posted By greentips

One of the purposes this forum does serve is to...

One of the purposes this forum does serve is to provide an outlet for information, hopefully most of it good and true, but probably some of it exaggeration and hyperbole. I think this is one of the...
Nov 27, 12, 4:12 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,967
Posted By greentips

I think you might be on to something here. If...

I think you might be on to something here. If you have a complaint, send a compliment. When they call, nab 'em.
Nov 24, 12, 3:37 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 19,059
Posted By greentips

Domestic security at the gate was not lax,...

Domestic security at the gate was not lax, pre-911, it was reasonable.

The airlines do not need the TSA in order to run their business. We, as a nation, cannot afford an organization such as...
Nov 8, 12, 6:30 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 19,059
Posted By greentips

I fly into FAR on a quasi regular basis, but to...

I fly into FAR on a quasi regular basis, but to the GA side. The commercial side is rather compact and petit. It is not like ORD/JFK/LGA or any of the hub airports. The gates, as are most such...
Oct 20, 12, 7:34 am
Replies: 21
Views: 3,471
Posted By greentips

Perhaps this is what should happen. Then he and...

Perhaps this is what should happen. Then he and Phil Mocek can share strategies and attorneys. Mr Hicks has been deprived of his right to travel, effectively stranding him on an island. This...
Aug 11, 12, 12:23 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 5,046
Posted By greentips

Off shift at DTW

This isn't exactly outside the airport.
I returned to DTW from DEN after a ski trip. The TSA leased parking space in the same lot I parked. I loaded my ski stuff onto the bus and stepped back to...
Jul 30, 12, 5:01 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,349
Posted By greentips

Pistole: The Show Must Go On: Planes, Trains and Buses

Aspen Security Forum: One on One with John Pistole (http://www.aspentimes.com/article/20120728/NEWS/120729878/1077%26ParentProfile=1058)

John Pistole spent more than an hour explaining in Aspen,...
Jul 20, 12, 6:27 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,890
Posted By greentips

There are a couple of solutions. One comes to...

There are a couple of solutions.
One comes to mind: lets re-organize government and bring the TSA and Immigration, Customs, and Border Patrol into a single department at the cabinet level, exempt...
Jul 10, 12, 4:44 pm
Replies: 322
Views: 43,045
Posted By greentips

I'll trade you my super secret Kommander Kody SSI...

I'll trade you my super secret Kommander Kody SSI decoder ring for your magic dangerous liquid identification strips
... and I'll throw in the box of Cracker Jacks too.
Jul 6, 12, 8:07 am
Replies: 322
Views: 43,045
Posted By greentips

Any possible way we could come up with a means to...

Any possible way we could come up with a means to make the hand-waving strips positive to see what they'd do?
Jun 24, 12, 11:52 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,144
Posted By greentips

This is increasingly insane. For a while, they...

This is increasingly insane. For a while, they were detaining older aircraft that had radium paint on the instrument dials when they first got their new radiation detecting toys, about 6 years...
Jun 20, 12, 9:44 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,602
Posted By greentips

First it was to cost $35M or $25k each Latest...

First it was to cost $35M or $25k each
Latest cost $150000000 or $107k each.

Seems like a lot of money to tell the clerk the nexis card is legit.
Will they check the TSA website for validity or...
Jun 6, 12, 12:16 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,020
Posted By greentips

Ummm. See this thread....

Ummm. See this thread. (http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/checkpoints-borders-policy-debate/1279774-cbp-vs-boundary-waters.html)


After they build the fence, put up guard towers, pave roads along...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 812
 

Forum Jump