Sabena332 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR: Reply 6, posted (10 years 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 11525 times:
My favorite call sign doesn't exist anymore, it was "Shark" and it was used by Eurowings Charter GmbH (the part of Eurowings which operated the A 319's to charter destinations). Germanwings (the successor of Eurowings Charter) also used it, but now they use the callsign "Germanwings", which sounds quite boring in my opinion.
Cpharris5514 From United States of America, joined Nov 2002, 170 posts, RR: 0 Reply 14, posted (10 years 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 11446 times:
. . . but I have to say ASA's is pretty good. It's "Chandler" I have no clue where they got it from, but sounds good
Actually, ASA's is "Candler" (no "h"), and it comes from Asa Candler, one of founders (if not THE founder) of Coca-Cola, which, like ASA (notice the initials?), is based in Atlanta. Read that in an Airways magazine some time ago.
For me, I'd have so say my favorite call signs are:
UK_Dispatcher From United Arab Emirates, joined Dec 2001, 2565 posts, RR: 31 Reply 23, posted (10 years 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 11205 times:
BAE- Felix ( I think....)
N7- Red Rock
I heard A Volar Airlines A321 coming into MAN this evening, but couldn't catch the callsign - it used to be "Lima Tango Echo", but this is not what it was using, so i assume that there is now a new callsign as well as a name change from LTE...???