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Were You Ever On An Aircrafts First Revenue Flight  
User currently offlineBurnsie28 From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 7531 posts, RR: 8
Posted (6 years 7 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3784 times:

Just wondering if anyone here was on an aircrafts first revenue flight, for me I only know of one, and that was N228WN on Southwest's first flight ever out of Denver.


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User currently offlineOceansWorld From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (6 years 7 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3773 times:

I'm not 100% sure it was its first revenue flight, however I know it was its first revenue day.


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User currently offlineLeskova From Germany, joined Oct 2003, 6075 posts, RR: 70
Reply 2, posted (6 years 7 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 3756 times:

Yes - on a Dash 8-300 operated by SA Express, on 19 July 1994; for some reason, I've got ZS-NMA listed as the registration in my database, but at the moment, I think it was something else...

The flight was JNB-BFN-UTN.



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User currently offlineViscount724 From Switzerland, joined Oct 2006, 24891 posts, RR: 22
Reply 3, posted (6 years 7 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 3747 times:

I was on the first revenue flight of the following QF 747-400 in August 1990.


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They oprated the delivery flight of several 744s as an extra-section revenue flight nonstop YVR-SYD and sold about half the capacity at special fares. I was able to arrange a nonrev ticket on the first of those YVR-SYD flights.

I have a printed certificate signed by the captain and purser which was distributed to passengers during the flight confirming that they had travelled on the very first nonstop flight between Canada and Australia.


User currently offlineBA319-131 From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 8507 posts, RR: 55
Reply 4, posted (6 years 6 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 3714 times:
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Was in SQ380, worlds first commerical A380 flight  Smile

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