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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: dc-10/md11 operations thread 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1244

Re: dc-10/md11 operations thread 2018

N14AZ wrote:
5NFGS wrote:
no more VIP DC-10 (and I cannot even remember that there was a VIP DC-10 at all ).


Not necessarily a VIP but still a private one used to haul goods and employees between factories' locations.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: dc-10/md11 operations thread 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 1244

Re: dc-10/md11 operations thread 2018

There is still these two KF Cargo of Canada DC-10Fs operating out of MIA.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air looking for cash
Replies: 25
Views: 5391

Re: WOW Air looking for cash

TC957 wrote:
Looks like it might be a tough winter ahead for them.


Or for the passengers...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat Livery
Replies: 10
Views: 2827

Re: Air Transat Livery

Why is the A321 livery the only one that has a mask? The A321 picture, from the website, looks like the NEO version, so maybe that is why? I'm just guessing. I'm as perplexed as you are. It is a NEO. Do they plan to have a mask on it as a way to make it distinguishable due to its capabilities for t...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat Livery
Replies: 10
Views: 2827

Re: Air Transat Livery

A wish I have is for Air Transat to start scheduled service between YYZ and YVR/YYC/YEG 2-3 times per day. It's time. I'm all for it, even though I don't know how successful they'd be. But before starting regular domestic ops, they must finish the transition from B737s to A320s and develop that fle...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Google Maps: WOW at Mirabel
Replies: 1
Views: 571

Re: Google Maps: WOW at Mirabel

It's an A330 that was there for maintenance or to get something installed.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gategroup, SR Technics & Swissport are up for sell
Replies: 0
Views: 287

Gategroup, SR Technics & Swissport are up for sell

According to the report below in French only , HNA Group has decided to divest itself from these two former Swissair's companies. Apparently, 49% of Gategroup has already been sold discretly early July to Temasek and RRJ Capital for an unknown amount of money. The money HNA owes amount to about 50 b...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plus Ultra operating for French Bee ?
Replies: 2
Views: 658

Re: Plus Ultra operating for French Bee ?

Apparently,A359 F-HREU is at ORY since it arrived from RUN on tuesday.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B-747SP - Was it economically viable for their operators?
Replies: 79
Views: 11148

Re: B-747SP

in the late 1980's AA could not send their economy passengers via the west coast since they didn't have any other Tokyo NRT flights. Here's a seat map showing their three-classes on the 74L, including 78Y. https://frequentlyflying.boardingarea.com/vintage-airline-seat-map-american-airlines-boeing-7...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B-747SP - Was it economically viable for their operators?
Replies: 79
Views: 11148

Re: B-747SP

hongkongflyer wrote:
Didn't some airlines require Boeing for a ULH 747? i.e. 747sp is more or less a tailor made model.


Yes, Pan Am, to launch New York-Tokyo non-stop, for instance.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORY seems to be down to one runway 8/8/18.
Replies: 2
Views: 369

ORY seems to be down to one runway 8/8/18.

At least at 5:05pm local time. Any particular reason for using only the northern runway ?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plus Ultra operating for French Bee ?
Replies: 2
Views: 658

Plus Ultra operating for French Bee ?

Right now, August 8 at 15:05 UTC, A340 EC-MQM is descending towards ORY as BF/FBU 5700 arriving from MAD. Is French Bee short of capacity?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How successful are seasonal YVR-ZRH AC802/803?
Replies: 3
Views: 1273

Re: How successful are seasonal AC802/803?

Just a little FYI-the vast majority of people won’t know a flight-especially a new one-by the numbers. Most people wouldn’t know, for example, that LH 428/429 is MUC-CLT, a route that has been around for years, but someone might be able to give input if your thread contained the routing. Although w...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is BRU so underserved to major US hubs?
Replies: 97
Views: 10964

Re: Why is BRU so underserved to major US hubs?

skipness1E wrote:
Mainly because it's in Belgium....


What's your point?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Saudia suspends Canada service
Replies: 98
Views: 14111

Re: Saudia suspends Canada service

What's their frequency already?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Condor flights between FRA & YYZ today August 6th?
Replies: 12
Views: 1402

Re: Two Condor flights between FRA & YYZ today August 6th?

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... f#1d6932bf
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Surprisingly to me, they managed to make it nonstop between YYZ and FRA with a B757-300. Don't know how many passengers were on board. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... f#1d6932bf

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Heads Up at YUL - Condor B757-300 on its way
Replies: 2
Views: 641

Re: Heads Up at YUL - Condor B757-300 on its way

EK770 wrote:
Impressive for a 753 to make it n/s from FRA to YUL!!! Ferry flight?


It's a rescue flight to cover for the return trip that got canceled yesterday. I guess it won't make it non-stop with passengers and their luggages.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Condor flights between FRA & YYZ today August 6th?
Replies: 12
Views: 1402

Re: Two Condor flights between FRA & YYZ today August 6th?

https://www.planespotters.net/airframe/ ... r/0WwdSReM
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whywhyzee wrote:
The 757 was a rescue flight for a 767 that went AOG yesterday.


Alright. Looked for it and it's D-ABUC: https://www.planespotters.net/airframe/ ... r/0WwdSReM

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Condor flights between FRA & YYZ today August 6th?
Replies: 12
Views: 1402

Two Condor flights between FRA & YYZ today August 6th?

Not long ago I started thread about a Condor 757-300s that was diverting to YUL. It was flying as DE2402/CFG2402 from FRA to N/A destination, but due to the diversion I suspect it was headed to YYZ. When doing a search for the flight number in F24, there's currently another flight DE2402/ CFG 402 on...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Heads Up at YUL - Condor B757-300 on its way
Replies: 2
Views: 641

Heads Up at YUL - Condor B757-300 on its way

https://www.flightradar24.com/CFG2402/1d6728e4
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Was most ptobably headed to YYZ before diverting since weather is bad there wirh many flights on hold or diverted, including TS to YOW.

https://www.flightradar24.com/CFG2402/1d6728e4

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How successful are seasonal YVR-ZRH AC802/803?
Replies: 3
Views: 1273

How successful are seasonal YVR-ZRH AC802/803?

It's now been two months since AC launched this seasonal service between YVR & ZRH, which is scheduled to run until mid-October. How is it doing so far?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Everts Air Cargo 727?
Replies: 7
Views: 941

Re: Everts Air Cargo 727?

Must be this one.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Fri Aug 03, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair moving from YHM to YYZ in late October
Replies: 28
Views: 2674

Re: Flair moving from YHM to YYZ in late October

whywhyzee wrote:
Maybe it's the Friday work day talking, but what exactly am I looking for in the article?


Sorry, you won't find what you were looking for in it. Um, well I went a bit fast and thought you were asking for a source.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair moving from YHM to YYZ in late October
Replies: 28
Views: 2674

Re: Flair moving from YHM to YYZ in late October

Well, this is pure genius. Flair has raised the white flag on Swoop's 2 aircraft operation and has decided to take their ball and move to YYZ at the end of October. YYZ is easily the highest cost airport in North America, not to mention a utilization killer. It's also Air Canada's hub, meaning that...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Aug 02, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swoop Announces 7 Canada-US Routes
Replies: 33
Views: 6132

Re: Swoop Announces 7 Canada-US Routes

gdg9 wrote:
Right now they only have two planes... when are more coming online?


Based on what's said on the other Swoop thread, WS plans have six aircraft by the end of this year and 10 by next year's fall.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Airports 2018 statistics
Replies: 59
Views: 8114

Re: Canadian Airports 2018 statistics

Y V R June: 2,373,101 +10,3% Domestic: 1,114,557 +8,4% International total: 1,258,544 +12% Asia Pacific: 398,936 +14% Europe: 220,991 +13,1% Transborder: 591,100 +8,3% January-June: 12,387,991 +9,1% Domestic: 5,891,806 +7,2% International total: 6,496,185 +10,8% Asia Pacific: 2,156,296 +13,7% Europ...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Jul 31, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Airports 2018 statistics
Replies: 59
Views: 8114

Re: Canadian Airports 2018 statistics

Y U L June : 1,765,846 +10,2% Domestic: 669,500 +5,4% International: 714,867 +13,4% Trans-border: 381,479 +13,4% Q2 : 4,776,791 +7,1% Domestic: 1,819,592 +4% International: 1,851,662 +8,5% Trans-border: 1,105,537 +9,8% 6 months : 9,164,027 +7,0% Domestic: 3,297,267 +3,8% International: 3,697,524 +8...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Oct 17, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet to start seasonal YHM-LAS this coming December.
Replies: 2
Views: 613

WestJet to start seasonal YHM-LAS this coming December.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/ ... -1.4358383
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It will be twice weekly until the end of April

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/hamilton/ ... -1.4358383

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Oct 17, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Berlin - Spectacular farewell: AB7001 MIA-DUS steep turn over terminal
Replies: 127
Views: 30109

Re: Air Berlin - Spectacular farewell: AB7001 MIA-DUS steep turn over terminal

Cool.

seahawk wrote:
It was a standard go-around. Calm down.


You serious? Is this what you call a standard go-around?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 16, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM/LAN retires 777F
Replies: 25
Views: 7581

Re: LATAM/LAN retires 777F

AeroLogic has now received its tenth 77F:

-F6N 37710 782 D-AALJ AeroLogic delivery 12oct17 AUH-LEJ, N-reg ex N774LA

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Evelop A350 to feature 432 seats
Replies: 20
Views: 6165

Re: Evelop A350 to feature 432 seats

So they choose to cram close the maximum of passengers in them. No sure whether they'll keep the A333s, but if so I wouldn't be surprised to see them being reconfigured to accommodate as many seats since the A333 can have as many as 440-seats.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Fri Oct 13, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Today Oct 12, Robert Piché of Air Transat is retiring
Replies: 7
Views: 1523

Re: Today Oct 12, Robert Piché of Air Transat is retiring

YOWVIEWER wrote:
Also noticed your amazing video of the A380 diversion from the weekend.


Just to clarify, I'm not the person who do these videos. I only link them to topics here whenever I found those useful.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Today Oct 12, Robert Piché of Air Transat is retiring
Replies: 7
Views: 1523

Re: Today Oct 12, Robert Piché of Air Transat is retiring

https://youtu.be/6qLyOT2_m5E
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Here's a video of his final landing: https://youtu.be/6qLyOT2_m5E

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Today Oct 12, Robert Piché of Air Transat is retiring
Replies: 7
Views: 1523

Today Oct 12, Robert Piché of Air Transat is retiring

It's because he managed to glide and land Air Transat's flight #236 in the Azores, saving the lives of 306 people in the process, that he's become a well known figure in commercial aviation. Later today he's going to pilot his very last flight, a special one, out of YUL heading east to overfly Québe...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET ADD-DUB-YYZ going five times weekly, starting 02DEC17
Replies: 8
Views: 1753

ET ADD-DUB-YYZ going five times weekly, starting 02DEC17

http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... -dec-2017/
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Flights should be operated by either 788, 789 or 77L. At least that's what ET plans to do so far.

http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... -dec-2017/

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by SpaceshipDC10
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: London International Airport (YXU) poised for growth, including direct flights to the U.S. and Europe
Replies: 27
Views: 6420

Re: London International Airport (YXU) poised for growth, including direct flights to the U.S. and Europe

caribb wrote:
I'm not sure if anyone mentioned this but London is one of the wealthiest cities in Canada or at least in amongst a cluster of wealthier cities so it's not totally outlandish to propose flights to Europe from it's airport.


It hasn't been mentioned yet. Could AC try it with a 737 MAX?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Oct 10, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: London International Airport (YXU) poised for growth, including direct flights to the U.S. and Europe
Replies: 27
Views: 6420

Re: London International Airport (YXU) poised for growth, including direct flights to the U.S. and Europe

They might get some intra-candian LCC-service, but everything else is a dream. Same for YHM and YKF. I think that too, at least for the forseable future. I only know of five (AC, WS, TS, WG and 5T for the Celebrity X Fly & Cruise charters), unless they're counting cargo airlines That's what I c...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Oct 10, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: London International Airport (YXU) poised for growth, including direct flights to the U.S. and Europe
Replies: 27
Views: 6420

London International Airport (YXU) poised for growth, including direct flights to the U.S. and Europe

They hope/expect to get flights to YUL, YHZ and somewhere in the U.S. and Europe. Not sure where in Europe, perhaps London, imagine that, flying from London to London ;), unless the CEO is trying to attract Norwegian, Icelandair or WOW. YXU is in the middle of a catchment area of 1.7 million populat...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turmoil at Air Mauritius
Replies: 1
Views: 1087

Re: Turmoil at Air Mauritius

And why were they fired in the first place? Because they were complaining about their work condition?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SmartWings new S18 routes from BRQ, BTS & KSC
Replies: 0
Views: 419

SmartWings new S18 routes from BRQ, BTS & KSC

http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... es-in-s18/
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Once weekly BRQ-FUE and twice weekly for both BTS-CTA and KSC-LCA. Apparently they plan to add an A320 to fly from Brno.

http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... es-in-s18/

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SK's A343's
Replies: 5
Views: 1410

Re: SK's A343's

flybynight wrote:
Are they all flying out of CPH to Asia and SFO at this point?


Right now there are two flying as SK901 to EWR and 943 to ORD from CPH in addition to SFO.

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update about Dr. Peter's first A380 (ex 9V-SKA)
Replies: 22
Views: 10616

Re: Update about Dr. Peter's first A380 (ex 9V-SKA)

N14AZ wrote:
Any idea which US-American company might be interested in converting A380s into freighters?


Just a wild idea, but how about Atlas?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 09, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Air Berlin to cease operations
Replies: 966
Views: 162385

Re: Air Berlin has filed for insolvency

Wow, Air Berlin has come a long way from the time they acquired LTU some ten years ago. I don't remember at the moment, was LTU in the same situation back then as is AB today?

Also, will Niki launch long-haul flights with AB crew/equipment?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 09, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A340 To be scrapped
Replies: 29
Views: 18837

Re: A340 To be scrapped

Does anyone have more history on this plane? How many cycles and when was it delivered? I don't have the number of cycles, but I don't expect to be high either back in 2007 or even ten years later since the a340 was mostly used on long-haul to Asia, South America, South Africa, and U.S. West Coast ...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Mon Oct 09, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "The war will continue at everybody's detriment" says Corsair's CEO
Replies: 0
Views: 871

"The war will continue at everybody's detriment" says Corsair's CEO

The arrival of French Blue on the Reunion Island's market is only maintaining the competition on the French market. "Why aren't battling on routes served by Norwegian? Air Austral is seriously suffering from it. What is the positive impact of French Blue. One cuts the fares but it's not a good ...

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by SpaceshipDC10
Sun Oct 08, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of former newly delivered Finnair's A340s ?
Replies: 14
Views: 4918

Re: Future of former newly delivered Finnair's A340s ?

armchairceonr1 wrote:
I don't understand, where this info come from. AY owned those four aircraft and AY had buyback deal with Airbus of those. How you can return your own aircraft to lessor?


Airbus A340 -313 938 OH-LQE Finnair ferried 04oct17 HEL-LDE, all white, on return to lessor
Source: Skyliner

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by SpaceshipDC10
Sun Oct 08, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of former newly delivered Finnair's A340s ?
Replies: 14
Views: 4918

Future of former newly delivered Finnair's A340s ?

Earlier this week, OH-LQE, last of four delivered new to AY back in 2008, has been ferried to LDE on return to lessor. These four aircraft, delivered in 2007-2008 are now all stored, what are the chances for them to fly again with an airline, and what sort of airline?

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by SpaceshipDC10
Sat Oct 07, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Travel Service acquires CSA Czech Airlines
Replies: 13
Views: 4693

Re: Travel Service acquires CSA Czech Airlines

- Will operate under 1 brand. Which one? - Aim to grow combined fleet from 48 to 80. Current order of both airlines bring them to that? Will they shed the Airbus or Boeing fleets? - PRG to become significant connecting hub in Central Europe Will they go full LCC or continue to muddle through with t...

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