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Which Airlines Have A Ship #666?  
User currently online1337Delta764 From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 6386 posts, RR: 2
Posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 5169 times:

I was wondering, does anyone have a list of airlines that have a ship #666 in their fleets?

I know Delta has a ship #666 (N666DN, a 752). It seems that the fact that 666 is the Number of the Beast was overlooked when DL registered the aircraft. DL could have easily skipped 666.


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User currently offlineNZblue From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 637 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 5163 times:


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United has N666UA, a 763. I just flew on it last month OGG-LAX.



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User currently offlineThe777Man From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 6403 posts, RR: 55
Reply 2, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 5152 times:

American has a 757 with 666 as well.

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User currently offlineThe777Man From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 6403 posts, RR: 55
Reply 3, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 5152 times:

NW has a 744 with 666 which will soon be DL.

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User currently offlinePlymSpotter From Spain, joined Jun 2004, 11572 posts, RR: 61
Reply 4, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 5142 times:

Boeing's customer code for EgyptAir is 66, so if they ever order a -600 series Boeing, it will be the 'XYZ'-666.


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User currently offlineDABZF From Germany, joined Mar 2004, 1200 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 5126 times:

Not a ship number but Finnair has a CPH-HEL flight number AY666


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User currently offlineMX757 From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 628 posts, RR: 12
Reply 6, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 5067 times:

CO's 735 fleet is numbered 601-665 and 667-668. They skipped 666 and also we don't have a seat row 13 on any of our A/C either.

I guess the company is superstitious.  crossfingers 



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User currently offlineFXramper From United States of America, joined Dec 2005, 7128 posts, RR: 87
Reply 7, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 5035 times:

http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/nnumsql.asp?NNumbertxt=666FE

Quoting MX757 (Reply 6):
I guess the company is superstitious.

The company isn't, but they want to accomodate their passengers as much as possible.


User currently offlineCrimsonNL From Netherlands, joined Dec 2007, 1801 posts, RR: 42
Reply 8, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 20 hours ago) and read 5000 times:
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How about no seat row 13? How many airlines still have that?


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User currently offlinePGNCS From United States of America, joined Apr 2007, 2756 posts, RR: 45
Reply 9, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 18 hours ago) and read 4988 times:



Quoting 1337Delta764 (Thread starter):
It seems that the fact that 666 is the Number of the Beast was overlooked when DL registered the aircraft. DL could have easily skipped 666.

Why should they? It's just a number.


User currently offlineViscount724 From Switzerland, joined Oct 2006, 24079 posts, RR: 22
Reply 10, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 18 hours ago) and read 4987 times:



Quoting CrimsonNL (Reply 8):
How about no seat row 13? How many airlines still have that?

It's rare to find an airline in Europe (outside the UK) with a row number 13. North American's seem to be less superstitious. I think CO is the only major airline in the U.S. or Canada without a row 13. Many hotels also skip 13 when numbering their floors.


User currently online1337Delta764 From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 6386 posts, RR: 2
Reply 11, posted (5 years 2 months 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 4976 times:



Quoting Viscount724 (Reply 10):
Many hotels also skip 13 when numbering their floors.

I have actually heard that many buildings in China, in addition to skipping the 13th floor, also skip any number that has the digit "4" in it, so the 15th floor immediately follows the 12th floor.



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