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About Greatcoinz

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    Plane Spotter / Private Pilot in Training

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    Calgary, AB.
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    Rubik's Cubes and Aviation

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  1. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - S200 (series 9) cars

    2442 Active on the Blue Line.
  2. Greatcoinz

    General WTF Moments

    So my friend and I got involved in a road rage incident. A friend was dropping me off after some planespotting. We were driving on this 1x1 lane road where this guy started tailgating us. My friend decided to step on his breaks unexpectedly and then seconds later, flip him the bird. This got the guy so angry that he continued to follow us. When the road turned into two lanes, he got next to the car next to me and shouted "F*CK YOU" with his head sticking out the window. He was following us and tailgating us right after the insult and instead of turning left into my neighborhood, we cut through a couple lanes of traffic turning left trying to lose him. Eventually, we did, after turning into another residential neighborhood and quickly making several turns, hiding in an alleyway. We waited there for a few minutes before driving my place and calling the police. Unfortunately, we didn't get a license plate but we had descriptions for the driver and vehicle. For a few seconds, I thought it was my last day. Well, I guess I learned a valuable lesson about road rage, it isn't worth it.
  3. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - U2 cars Retirement Watch

    A gutted U2 connected to a SD-160 Series 8 is sitting on the tracks where B/O trains sit and wait there turn for maintenance. I presume it is 2077.
  4. Greatcoinz

    Feature Photo Submissions

    Yellowknife Transit #4751 is a MD35, departing Old Town on Route C. This one of 6 Buses in the Yellowknife fleet. Four Being MD35s and Two being Thomas HDX School Buses that are used for transit.
  5. Adding the Canadian North - Boeing 737-200C from YEG-YZF & YZF-YEG to my list. Flying with Canadian North 737-200 is so unique, from boarding back of the plane, to the plane itself being part cargo, to the quality in terms of cabin services with hot meals.
  6. Greatcoinz

    General CTrain Discussion

    Currently riding 2408 on the Blue Line to Downtown, and they are announcing at every station where the doors. I included a recording of it. Skip to around 25 seconds to hear the announcement. Voice 001.m4a
  7. Greatcoinz

    2018 Arbocs

    1268 on the 81.
  8. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - U2 cars Retirement Watch

    Noticed 2077?, the retired car at Oliver Bowen being cuffed to another U2. Probably being moved inside to get more parts removed before being split in two.
  9. Greatcoinz

    YYC Spottings

    Frontier has started up operations again at YYC. They'll be servicing YYC 3x a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays with the A320 which started on May 31st. I didn't catch their inaugural flight due to evening classes but I was able to catch there second flight which brought the A320 Neo. This is the second A320 NEO to visit YYC.
  10. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - U2 cars

    Noticed the Boneyard for the U2s looking empty now. Two halves and 2311 remain. That's it.
  11. Greatcoinz

    General WTF Moments

    Someone was rolling up marijuana joints on the train I was on. The smell of pot was extremely strong and irratating.
  12. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - U2 cars

    I noticed a forklift around the retired cars today behind half of car. Not sure if it's 2036. It was also there last night, flipping a half of a U2 on it's side.
  13. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - S200 (series 9) cars

    2445 is active on the Blue Line.
  14. Greatcoinz

    YYC Spottings

    Two extremely rare planes showed up to YYC on the 20th and won't be leaving till later this week! Corsair - Boeing 747-400 and Air X Charter - Airbus A340-300!
  15. Greatcoinz

    CTrain - S200 (series 9) cars

    2439 is active on the Blue Line.