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User currently offlineTan flyr From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 1931 posts, RR: 0
Posted (11 years 2 months 22 hours ago) and read 2625 times:

Today I put up in my office an Airliners calandar with a pic of a Canadian 777 in it. I don't remember Canadian ordering the 777..but lets face it I don't remember a ltta stuff sometimes..ask my wife! LOL!

Anyway..can someone refresh me on this...thanks!

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User currently offlineAC330 From Canada, joined Feb 2001, 339 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (11 years 2 months 22 hours ago) and read 2555 times:

Canadian DEFINATELY never operated the 777....the closest they had to a 777 was the 767-300 series. Are you sure it's not a shot of the 763??


User currently offlineBH346 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 3265 posts, RR: 14
Reply 2, posted (11 years 2 months 22 hours ago) and read 2504 times:

I got a similar calendar and I noticed a handful of errors including the Canadian 777 (actually a 767), John Travolta's "Quantas" 707, the "Hawaiin" 717, and the Qantas "737-700" which was actually a -800.

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User currently offlineCaptaingomes From Canada, joined Feb 2001, 6413 posts, RR: 55
Reply 3, posted (11 years 2 months 22 hours ago) and read 2490 times:

lol, yup, you and the editors were definitely confused. But I would have loved to see a Canadian Goose 777.

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User currently offlineFlagshipAZ From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 3419 posts, RR: 14
Reply 4, posted (11 years 2 months 21 hours ago) and read 2379 times:

Yep. Goofs like that are fairly common...thank God.  Wink/being sarcastic In fact, I have a poster showing a variety of jetliners, including a TWA 777, which we all know never happened. Regards.

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User currently offlineGoose From Canada, joined Aug 2003, 1840 posts, RR: 15
Reply 5, posted (11 years 2 months 20 hours ago) and read 2232 times:

Canadi>n looked at the 777 once upon a time - there were actually modifications made to gates in YYC for the 777, even though the airport has rarely seen one come through, aside from diversions and the G8 summit.

"Talk to me, Goose..."
User currently offlineCanadianNorth From Canada, joined Aug 2002, 3405 posts, RR: 9
Reply 6, posted (11 years 2 months 20 hours ago) and read 2176 times:

Canadi>n Airlines International to my knowledge only ever put the following in the goose livery:

They at one point looked at the 777, but ended up not ever operated it.


What could possibly go wrong?
User currently offlineFlyingbronco05 From United States of America, joined May 2002, 3840 posts, RR: 2
Reply 7, posted (11 years 2 months 20 hours ago) and read 2075 times:

but lets face it I don't remember a ltta stuff sometimes..ask my wife! LOL!

Like the "o" in lotta?!?!

HAHA  Smile


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User currently offlineYqfca From Canada, joined Jun 2001, 156 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (11 years 2 months 19 hours ago) and read 1939 times:

When Boeing flew the 777 prototype to YYC for a demo flight with Canadi>n executives. It had a immaculate painting of a 777 in the Canadian colours on the bulkhead in the business class section of the cabin.
It was in the old colours.
That painting is the only 777 in the Canadai>n colours.

User currently offlineOlympus69 From Canada, joined Jun 2002, 1737 posts, RR: 7
Reply 9, posted (11 years 2 months 18 hours ago) and read 1801 times:

I was going to start a new topic on the subject of Airliner calendars, but this one is close enough. Why is it that publishers of this type of calendar invariably load them up with photos of Boeing products? This one is worse than most - 9 of the 12 planes shown are Boeings. Of the other 3 - one is a United DC-3 (I'm surprised they didn't call that a 'Boeing' too), one is a Frontier A319 and one is a Jazz BAE-146.

Just once I would like to see an Airliner calendar with manufacturers such as Bombardier, Embraer and Antonov represented.

User currently offlineTradewindL1011 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 179 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (11 years 2 months 17 hours ago) and read 1726 times:

I have a 2004 Calendar from Gemini Gets the die-cast airliner model company. The picture for January is of a Canadi>n 763 and is sure enough listed as a 777!! I suppose that one particular company prints all these airliner calendars and they don't know a whole lot about commercial aircraft designations!

User currently offlineAirplanepics From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2003, 2742 posts, RR: 39
Reply 11, posted (11 years 2 months 17 hours ago) and read 1685 times:

no, but Air Canada did!  Big grin


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