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by Aviano789
Tue Oct 17, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A Market for B-727 type Aircraft 4 Short Runways
Replies: 19
Views: 4193

Re: A Market for B-727 type Aircraft 4 Short Runways

Would Boeing ever consider building an airplane like the 727 with all the high tech gadgets as the next generation of medium haul freighters or for even Pax service for short runways at small airports? They already did that, it's called the 737NG... Martijn I think it still fall short of the B727s ...

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by Aviano789
Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A Market for B-727 type Aircraft 4 Short Runways
Replies: 19
Views: 4193

A Market for B-727 type Aircraft 4 Short Runways

I am sure everyone who was privilege to fly B-727 series will forever remember the great performance and success of that airplane. The first commercial airplane to break the 1,000 sales mark and remains one of the bestselling airplanes in aviation history. Miami Base Amerijet International and handf...

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by Aviano789
Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing delivers the 100th 767-300 Freighter
Replies: 10
Views: 3717

Boeing delivers the 100th 767-300 Freighter

The 767 program celebrated a major milestone when the 100th 767-300 Freighter was delivered to FedEx earlier this month. Other than USAF Tanker Program are there any viable customers/operators around the world interested in this frame?

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by Aviano789
Thu Oct 12, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Finally Announces Intentions to Serve Hawaii
Replies: 457
Views: 58451

Re: Southwest Finally Announces Intentions to Serve Hawaii

wedgetail737 wrote:
I think OAK, SJC, SAN are given.


How about from SMF to any of the islands?

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by Aviano789
Thu Oct 12, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Finally Announces Intentions to Serve Hawaii
Replies: 457
Views: 58451

Re: Southwest Finally Announces Intentions to Serve Hawaii

https://www.southwestaircommunity.com/t ... ba-p/61199
Details to come! What do you think their routes will be?


Its about time!
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WNflyer1523 wrote:
https://twitter.com/SouthwestAir/status/918313516892938240
https://www.southwestaircommunity.com/t ... ba-p/61199
Details to come! What do you think their routes will be?


Its about time!

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by Aviano789
Sun Oct 08, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier C Series jets ordered by Delta Airlines
Replies: 4
Views: 1502

Bombardier C Series jets ordered by Delta Airlines

Word has it on behalf of Boeing, the Trump Administration Commerce Department is considering on hitting 300 percent tariff on every one of the 75 Bombardier C Series jets ordered by Delta Airlines, effectively locking the Canadians out of the U.S. market. How would Delta circumvent such pro-Boeing b...

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by Aviano789
Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca In Colombia
Replies: 5
Views: 1385

Avianca In Colombia

Colombian Airline #Avianca Granted Permission to Hire Foreign Pilots during Strike http://bit.ly/2xT9y9f (1) Will they hire American Pilots? (2) What would be pay grade for foreign Pilots? https://panampost.com/felipe-fernandez/2017/10/04/victory-for-the-free-market-colombian-airline-avianca-granted...

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by Aviano789
Wed Sep 27, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could the deal to sell 30 737 Max jets to Iran be in jeopardy?
Replies: 9
Views: 2212

Re: Could the deal to sell 30 737 Max jets to Iran be in jeopardy?

If this deal fails, Boeing can go back to the planned 2015-2016 massive layoffs in the US. Boeing last year finalized a $16.6 billion deal to sell 80 aircraft to Iran Air, Iran’s flagship airline which is owned by the Islamic republic. While it was said the deal had been "finalised", Boein...

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by Aviano789
Tue Sep 26, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could the deal to sell 30 737 Max jets to Iran be in jeopardy?
Replies: 9
Views: 2212

Could the deal to sell 30 737 Max jets to Iran be in jeopardy?

Boeing last year finalized a $16.6 billion deal to sell 80 aircraft to Iran Air, Iran’s flagship airline which is owned by the Islamic republic.

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by Aviano789
Tue Sep 26, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant MD-80 Smoke at FAT
Replies: 17
Views: 3768

Re: Allegiant MD-80 Smoke at FAT

Only Time will tell the truth!


flyfresno wrote:
I feel like "Allegiant plane makes it from point A to point B safely and without incident" would be a more unique, news-worthy story at this point...

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by Aviano789
Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hurricaine Maria and effects on airlines and airports
Replies: 53
Views: 6031

Re: Hurricaine Maria and effects on airlines and airports

Here are the current NOTAMS for SJU 09/324 - OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1267490) 181936.90N0655802.50W (6.8NM SSE SJU) 933.1FT (204.1FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE. 25 SEP 13:05 2017 UNTIL 10 OCT 04:00 2017. CREATED: 25 SEP 13:05 2017 09/026 (A1789/17) - DDP NAV NDB U/S. 25 SEP 12:38 2017 UNTIL 23 OCT 20:00 2017 E...

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by Aviano789
Sat Sep 23, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hurricaine Maria and effects on airlines and airports
Replies: 53
Views: 6031

American Airlines 2405

Any one noticed how AA 2405 out of MIA to ANU Friday 22-Sep-2017 holding between 33,000 and 37,000 on the South Eastern end of the Dominican Republic while en-route to ANU. Hurricane Maria suspected.http://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL2405/history/20170922/1440Z/KMIA/TAPA The inbound to MIA is als...

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