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Identifying Plane At Cruising Alt  
User currently offlineCliffie From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1350 times:



Pros will name aircraft, airline and registration of course  Smile/happy/getting dizzy 1200mm shot btw.

Happy quizzing,
IR

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User currently offlineYHU From Canada, joined Jun 2000, 434 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1256 times:

I would say B747 in old BA colours. However I can't tell if it's a 200 or 400. You can sometimes tell by the width of the wings, but this is a tough one.

Dave


User currently offlineThomasphoto60 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 4198 posts, RR: 26
Reply 2, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1253 times:

I agree with Dave. Definetly a BA '47' the variation however as Dave indicated is a tough call, but I'll say that this is a 200 series.

Thomas



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User currently offlineStaffan From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1246 times:

Boeing 747-400, United airlines, N106UA, Cruising at FL370, Business class is empty.

Staffan


User currently offlineYHU From Canada, joined Jun 2000, 434 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1243 times:

I must disagree with Steffan. There is one person in Business Class. He's about 5ft9inches and has dark hair. I believe he may be wearing glasses, but hard to tell from that altitude.

Dave


User currently offlineIflycoach From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 1015 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1245 times:

It looks like the pilots steaming along using all four engines!

User currently offlineBruce From United States of America, joined May 1999, 5084 posts, RR: 14
Reply 6, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 1227 times:

i think its a United 747-200.


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User currently offlineAirbus380 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (13 years 11 months 4 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 1227 times:

BA 742.

User currently offlineChris28_17 From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 1439 posts, RR: 9
Reply 8, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1215 times:

looks UA 100% to me...

oh, and the dude in business class, his name is Stew Padasole



CHRIS


User currently offlineDa fwog From United Kingdom, joined Aug 1999, 867 posts, RR: 7
Reply 9, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 1213 times:

Definitely United - the tail hints at it, but the dead giveaway is the two grey strips on the underside (BA's are blue bottomed). The wings suggest it's a -400.

The are TWO guys in business class - the other one is in the toilet at the moment.


User currently offlineNikonF100 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 1206 times:

It looks like a Southwest A380 to me...

User currently offlineFly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3183 posts, RR: 50
Reply 11, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 1193 times:
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Da fwog, agree with you, the grey part on the belly points to UA. BTW why is it left grey/metal, it looks awful when you see it on takeoff.

Konstantin



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User currently offlineQantas737 From Australia, joined Jul 2000, 738 posts, RR: 4
Reply 12, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 1184 times:

I would agree that its a 747-400 of UAL. By the way, check out the nice F/A walking along in business class.....

User currently offlineStaffan From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 1180 times:

The F/A isn't walking in business class, she is serving coffe to Mr. Padasole, or is it tea??

User currently offlineHenryjr From Canada, joined May 2000, 98 posts, RR: 4
Reply 14, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 1178 times:

Boeing 747-400 - United airlines

Henry Jr Godding




User currently offlineVaman From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 328 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 1167 times:

BA 742. of and staffan The Flight Atttendent is serving Queens tea and lemon scented towel after their sweat and sour pork.

User currently offlineStaffan From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 7 hours ago) and read 1162 times:

Vaman, yea you might be right reg. the tea, it's quite hard to tell actually...

User currently offlineJwenting From Netherlands, joined Apr 2001, 10213 posts, RR: 17
Reply 17, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 1155 times:

yes, it is tea. Lemonflavoured with 1 sugarcube. Also some cinamon cookies I think.


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User currently offlineCliffie From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 18, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 1158 times:

Thanks guys, think I got it. Will post as United British Airlineways 747-2400 (G-UA 106) at FL380, two persons at the toilet getting cinamon cookies served in lemonflavoured tea by sugarcube Stew Padasole, the business class attendant with grey/metal belly steaming along using four 5inch9 engines?  Nuts

User currently offlineVaman From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 328 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 1150 times:

Right. don't forget the pork. BA's asian incentive.lol

User currently offlineSilverfox From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2001, 1058 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1145 times:

OOOOOOH

she's got no knickers on!!!


User currently offlineEGGD From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2001, 12443 posts, RR: 32
Reply 21, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 1129 times:

you guys got infra-red glasses?

User currently offlineTappan From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 1541 posts, RR: 39
Reply 22, posted (13 years 11 months 3 weeks 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1128 times:

Oh, and by the way...Nice picture.
Mark G


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