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AC A340-500?  
User currently offlineAA767400 From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 2332 posts, RR: 26
Posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 2278 times:

Now that I have seen AC's A345 on here, does anyone know
what route it will be put on?


"The low fares airline."
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User currently offlineBOEING747-700 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2213 times:

For now its going to be on the YYZ NRT route, who knows for how long.

User currently offlineYyz717 From Canada, joined Sep 2001, 16239 posts, RR: 56
Reply 2, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2214 times:

YYZ-NRT v.v. daily effective June 1st.


Panam, TWA, Ansett, Eastern.......AC next? Might be good for Canada.
User currently offlineSayem55 From Pakistan, joined Jul 2001, 324 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 2097 times:

Do they already have it?


StarFighter
User currently offlineBOEING747-700 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 2087 times:

No its in France as we write, it will be coming to Air Canada next month I think.

User currently offlineYyz717 From Canada, joined Sep 2001, 16239 posts, RR: 56
Reply 5, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 2055 times:

AC has 2 345's on order. Both are required exclusively to operate the daily YYZ-NRT since each leg is ~13 hours.

Crew familiarity flights on YYZ-YUL are likely prior to June 1st.



Panam, TWA, Ansett, Eastern.......AC next? Might be good for Canada.
User currently offlineAWspicious From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2032 times:

Will those "crew familiarization flights" be revenue flights?

User currently offlineYyz717 From Canada, joined Sep 2001, 16239 posts, RR: 56
Reply 7, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2023 times:

Yes, they would just substitute one of the AC 32x rapidairs for the 345 for instance on an ad hoc basis so the pilots can build up their rotations.

The 345 could also show up on some long haul routes prior to the YYZ-NRT June 1st official sked.

This assumes, of course, that AC is still around on June 1st!




Panam, TWA, Ansett, Eastern.......AC next? Might be good for Canada.
User currently offlineLanPeru From Peru, joined Jun 2001, 645 posts, RR: 10
Reply 8, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 1918 times:

Are there any new features in either J or Y class on this plane? It sure looks great. Looks like a 777 with an A340

User currently offlineSlawko From Canada, joined May 1999, 3799 posts, RR: 9
Reply 9, posted (11 years 3 months 2 weeks 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 1898 times:

The 500's will feature the "new" Executive Class with the new (almost" flat bed seats and upgraded IFE features I have also heard that they will have PTV's in Y but dont know if that is for sure....

The line-indoc will most likely be conducted on Atlantic crossings, I would imagine the -500 will sub in for an a340 or 747 to LHR or FRA from time to time between April and June..you cant really get much of a checkout on a 55 min hop between YZ and UL...

On a side not I head that one of the 340's, I thin A/C 905 will be getting the new Star Alliance colours soon...



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