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by hkcanadaexpat
Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Is there any info on -1000 production and delivery ? The next 35J will be MSN 102 (QR). It is currently in the paint hangar with its engines installed. Possibly late May/early June delivery. Then it will be MSN 118 (CX). It is painted but has been delayed through cabin fit (customer items - not Air...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/19 763: unscheduled upgrade from 321 on ATL-MCO-ATL route (N1402A) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on BOS-CDG route (N183DN) 763ER-high J: GRU-JFK ferry flight following previous day cancellation (N184DN) 763ER-high J: ATL-BRU route migrates from low-J effec...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 196 (ET#8) just departed on its delivery flight #ET9201. Delivery #23 of 2018

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 20, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 204 (DL#10) initial engine run this morning

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/18 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on AMS-BOS route (N175DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on BOS-AMS route (N176DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on AMS-JFK route (N179DN) 763ER-high J: GRU-JFK cancelled - tech (N184DN) 763ER-high J:...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 19, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Busy day today...
MSN 100 (QR#24) out on another CAF #AIB06FV
MSN 196 (ET#8) sporting its finals regs ET-AVC, delivery imminent
MSN 202 (LH#9) out on another test flight #AIB03GO
MSN 212 (LH #11) first test flight #AIB01NN
MSN 216 (SQ#22) performed its RTO

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 143 (QR#23) on its delivery flight at the moment (A7-ALZ). Delivery #22 of 2018
MSN 212 (LH#11) completed its RTO this morning. First flight scheduled for Thursday.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/17 763: unscheduled upgrade from 753 on ATL-SAN-ATL route (N1402A) 763ER-high J: ATL-SLC ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N175DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on SLC-AMS route (N175DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on CDG-BOS route (N176...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

audidudi wrote:
So is the plan to still convert 14 birds total from 76L to 76Z then?

N169DZ
N172DZ (currently in mod)
N174DZ
N1603
N1604R
N1605
N16065

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 202 (LH#9) completed a second test flight #AIB02GO
MSN 205 (ET#9) returned from XFW following paint job #AIB03GY
MSN 212 (LH#11) did a second engine run

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

DeSpringbokke wrote:
Is there a count for the 76L to 76Zs? Sounds like the mods are going through rather quickly. Not sure if the mods deserve its own thread.

N171DZ
N173DZ
N1602
N175DZ
N176DZ
N177DZ
N178DZ

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/16 763: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on ATL-MCO-ATL route (N140LL) 763: unscheduled upgrade from 321 on ATL-MCO-ATL route (N1402A) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on SLC-AMS route (N179DN) 783ER-high J: BOS-JFK ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N184DN) ...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 196 (ET#8) currently out on its first CAF #AIB04NC

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/15 763ER-high J: CVG-MSP ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N182DN) 763ER-high J: MSP-HNL-MSP rescue flight (N182DN) 763ER-high J: JFK-BOS ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N184DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on BOS-SFO-BOS route (N184DN) 763ER...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 209 (LH#10) rolled out to the flightline today
MSN 212 (LH#11) completed its initial engine run this afternoon
MSN 216 (SQ#22) completed its initial engine run this morning

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 100 (QR#24) departing on its first CAF #AIB05FV

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by hkcanadaexpat
Sun Apr 15, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)
Replies: 111
Views: 15275

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)

On the more negative side of things, American Airlines has thrown in the towel on the 767s. The reliability was disastrous. It tried to put two frames through complete overhaul to fix that. Looks like the cost/time was outweighed by a sweet deal for new 788 frames. The remaining 24 AA 763ERs will b...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/14 763ER-high J: LHR-MSP flight diverted to CVG - weather (N182DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 739 on ATL-SEA-ATL route (N186DN) 763ER-low J: MCO-AMS flight cancelled -tech (N154DL) 763ER-low J: MSP-HNL-MSP flight cancelled - weather (N192DN) 763ER-low J: u...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Sat Apr 14, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/13 763ER-high J: JFK-CVG ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N176DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on ATL-LAX-OGG-LAX-ATL route (N178DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 753 on MSP-MCO-MSP route (N179DN) 763ER-high J: CVG-JFK ferry flight - aircr...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 106 (QR#25) currently on its first test flight #AIB01FT

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

N509DN (MSN 199 - DL#9) has been delivered on 4/12 and is about to depart for @ATL as DL9959. Delivery #21 of 2018.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Trying to find some domestic widebody flights, but don't see much except transcons. Are any of these "aircraft activities" planned in advance and shown in Delta.com schedules or are they all last minute/day of substitutions? Would love to catch a ride on some of these! Thank you! There ar...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/12
332: unscheduled downgrade from 333 on MXP-JFK-FCO route (N854NW)
764: seasonal JFK-ATH route inaugurated effective 4/12 (N827MH)
772: MSP-SEA ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N864DA)

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 753
Views: 97894

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

763 (2-Class):
N673UA entered MIA maintenance 2779/Apr12

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 753
Views: 97894

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

So when are we going to see dedicated 767 Polaris routes. With 6 frames active, soon 7 and 9 within 6-8 weeks, there are definitely enough frames to start building dedicated service. For example, there are enough frames to put all LHR routes (EWR/ORD) on Polaris if such was a warranted marketing str...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 197 (VN#12) has been delivered on 4/12 and is currently flying to Vietnam. Delivery #20 of 2018.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 106 (QR#25) just completed its RTO. First flight scheduled for Friday.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 143 (QR#23) about to depart on second CAF #AIB04FO

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 200 (JJ#8) just completed its first CAF #AIB04FB
MSN 204 (DL#10) has been rolled out to the flightline

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

DeSpringbokke wrote:
N509DN, the ninth A350-900, should be delivered this week. Not sure of the date though.

It is scheduled to depart around 9am on Friday 4/13 TLS-ATL DL9959

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 197 (VN#12) spotted with its final regs VN-A897 this morning. Delivery imminent.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/11 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on LAX-DTW route (N171DN) 763ER-high J: DTW-SLC ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N171DN) 763ER-high J: TLS-ATL ferry flight - return flight of Chairman's Club (N178DN) 763ER-low J: unscheduled swap from high-J on ATL...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TN 787 Update
Replies: 4
Views: 1192

Re: TN 787 Update

There's still about 40 frames to enter FAL before it enters. So a while more. Probably end July/early August.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 203 (MH#5) departing on a second test flight #AIB02FS

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 11, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 106 (QR#25) completed a second engine run this morning. something must have happened yesterday.
MSN 202 (LH#9) just departed on its first test flight #AIB01GO

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 200 (JJ#8) was moved to the delivery centre this morning.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 198 (OZ#5) has been delivered and is on her way home #HL7771. Delivery #19 of 2018.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/10 763ER-high J: SLC-LAX ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N172DZ) 763ER-low J: unscheduled swap from high-J on NRT-SEA-NRT route (N199DN) 332: unscheduled downgrade from 333 on PDX-AMS route (N854NW) 764: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on JFK-LAX-JFK route (N827MH...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Wed Apr 11, 2018 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)
Replies: 111
Views: 15275

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)

HB-JJF (Eurowings) has been retired from service on 4/10 and returned to lessor PrivatAir which in turn looks to have returned to its lessor AerCap @GYR. LN 652. 1997 build. Originally delivered to LAN Chile.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 10, 2018 12:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DAL9770 763 Enroute ATL - TLS Charter?
Replies: 8
Views: 1983

Re: DAL9770 763 Enroute ATL - TLS Charter?

Flying selected frequent fliers to TLS to pick up the next A359 delivery.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 202 (LH#9) just completed its RTO. First flight scheduled for Wednesday.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

I don't think that N174DN operated the ATL>TLS>ATL charter flight shown above, as both FlightAware and FR24 show it operated a regular scheduled flight from ATL>SCL that same night, after the ferry flight from BOS>ATL! So which one operated the charter flight? Sorry that should have said N178DN

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

Early morning activity:
MSN 106 (QR#25) conducting initial engine run
MSN 143 (QR#23) departing on its first CAF #AIB03FO

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by hkcanadaexpat
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/9 763: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on ATL-MCO-ATL route (N1402A) 763ER-high J: BOS-ATL ferry flight - aircraft repositioning (N174DN) 763ER-high J: ATL-TLS-ATL charter flight - frequent fliers picking up next A359 delivery (N174DN) 763ER-low J: CAN-NRT ferry flight -...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 09, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)
Replies: 111
Views: 15275

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)

Recap of Q1-2018 + 5 new cargo conversion deliveries + 4 new deliveries from the factory + 4 deliveries of second hand cargo plane - 4 permanent retirements - 4 passenger 763 retirements with possible future life - 1 cargo retirement with possible future life NET = +4 Active frames https://sites.go...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)
Replies: 111
Views: 15275

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)

CC-CZU (LATAM Airlines) has returned to service on 4/7 following almost a full year in storage. It was stored @SCL on 4/11/17. LN 729. 1998 build. Originally delivered to LAN Chile.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 357
Views: 48087

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 4/8 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on JFK-SFO-JFK route (N169DZ) 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 752 on SEA-SLC-DTW-SLC-SEA route (N1613B) 332: unscheduled downgrade from 333 on CDG-ATL-AMS route (N854NW) 764: ILN-ATL ferry flight - maintenance exit [...

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 753
Views: 97894

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

763 (2-Class):
N676UA entered VQQ maintenance 2802/Apr8

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by hkcanadaexpat
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 662
Views: 228420

Re: Airbus A350 Production/Delivery Thread 2018

MSN 199 (DL#9) was spotted with its final regs N509DN on Sunday. Delivery imminent.

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by hkcanadaexpat
Sun Apr 08, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)
Replies: 111
Views: 15275

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2018)

DL_Mech wrote:
Have any -300 non-ERs ever been converted to freighters?

not that i am aware of. many many non-ER 762s though have gone through conversion.

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