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Which Aircraft Would You Like To See At SXM?  
User currently offlinePhaeton From Germany, joined Jan 2004, 406 posts, RR: 2
Posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 4403 times:

Which aircraft would you like to see at St. Maarten?

For me it would be a Cathay Pacific B747-400 or a British Airways Concorde.

Cheers,  Smile

Thomas


"History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.", Winston Churchill
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User currently offlineKarlok From Netherlands, joined Mar 2002, 839 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 4389 times:

For me a B744 of Cathay too, or a KLM B777 would be nice.

User currently offlineSA006 From South Africa, joined Sep 2003, 1883 posts, RR: 54
Reply 2, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 4381 times:

VS A340-600....A380 of any airline in the future.....SAA 747-SP  Wink/being sarcastic ... any 777-300ER in the future


Rgds
SA006



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User currently offlineUngoMongo From Denmark, joined Aug 2001, 146 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 4368 times:

Probably a Airbus 380 Big grin Big grin


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User currently offlineScottishLaddie From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2004, 2384 posts, RR: 8
Reply 4, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 4340 times:

an A346 and A380. Concorde would be good but it would probably kill you with it's heat and jet blast, plus the noise!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

User currently offlineBHMNONREV From Australia, joined Aug 2003, 1373 posts, RR: 4
Reply 5, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 4316 times:

Any one that has MY butt in one of its' seats...:D

User currently offlineDC-10 Levo From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2001, 3432 posts, RR: 3
Reply 6, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 4284 times:

I wish BA 747 or VS A340 would fly there. I'd love to fly direct from the UK. Can't see it happening though. They wouldn't get enough customers - only aircraft enthusiasts know where SXM is Big grin.

DC-10


User currently offlineScottishLaddie From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2004, 2384 posts, RR: 8
Reply 7, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 4276 times:

I remember reading somewhere that VS were planning on starting a service to SXM, primarily for cruise passengers, but with a 747.

User currently offlineBroke From United States of America, joined Apr 2002, 1322 posts, RR: 3
Reply 8, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 4253 times:

I'm with BHMNONREV!!

Any airplane that I'm on is the one I want to see at SXM!! With the cold nasty rain we are having today, being there right now would be excellent.


User currently offlineSlamClick From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 10062 posts, RR: 68
Reply 9, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 4221 times:

A Stearman towing a banner.



Happiness is not seeing another trite Ste. Maarten photo all week long.
User currently offlineFlyingbronco05 From United States of America, joined May 2002, 3840 posts, RR: 2
Reply 10, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 4199 times:

Imagine the concorde landing there!!


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Or even a b-52!!


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User currently offlineLan_Fanatic From Chile, joined Sep 2001, 1071 posts, RR: 6
Reply 11, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 4155 times:

oohhh the B-52 would be scary

User currently offlineMTChemNerd757 From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 230 posts, RR: 2
Reply 12, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 4155 times:

a DL 752 with me on it would be cool!  Smile

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Brad



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User currently offlineWingnutMN From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 641 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 4142 times:

Definitly a G-550 with me in the left seat. I could only imagine flying that close to the ground and seeing people right underneath of me!!!!! Oh to dream.....

Wingnut



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User currently offlineBoo25 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2003, 294 posts, RR: 0
Reply 14, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 15 hours ago) and read 4140 times:


In 97 , we were lucky enough to be 'circling' Antigua on a catamaran (7hrs of a free bar is a bad thing Big grin) , when a US lockheed starlifter came into view from behind at low level, he spotted us , 'waggled' his wings , and then performed a v fast ,steep climbout into the sun - it was Awesome !!

Aside from that , and i would love to go to SXM (especially on a MD11!), i would like to see a Antonov AN22 land there, as i think the noise of those 4 contra-rotating props at lo-level would be cool  Smile



User currently offlineFly2hmo From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 15, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 4107 times:

HA!!! BEAT THIS!!!!


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 Big thumbs up


User currently offlineYYZ-Barry From Canada, joined exactly 13 years ago today! , 21 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 4087 times:

I will be out of the horrible Toronto snow and sitting on Maho beach camera in hand by Sunday afternoon, for my 5th trip! Would love to see the Concorde - evidently it did land at SXM once, I believe around 1990, bringing French President Mitterand to the island to meet with Bush 1.

In the realm of the possible - KLM's new 777, Virgin A340, BA 744, Air France back with 747-400 (though the A340 is spectacular landing) or AF 777. From US carriers, a NW A330 or United 744.

I'd also like to see Air Canada land, preferably with an A340 - purely for selfish reasons - would like to travel down on board that rather than squished in Skyservice A320!



User currently offlineSpotterboy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 17, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 4054 times:

I would like to fly there with a good old

TU154


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or a IL-96


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User currently offlineANstar From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2003, 5193 posts, RR: 6
Reply 18, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 4037 times:

Well I've planned my trip to SXM , flying BA to Antigua, then Liat to SXM... so for me it's my butt in a Dash 8!!!

ANstar


User currently offlineCaetravlr From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 908 posts, RR: 1
Reply 19, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 4031 times:

I am with all of the people who want to go there... I will in the next few years I know, but for now, I am just dreaming.

As for aircraft that I would like to see, that I have not seen a pic of yet, I would love to see a 777 landing there. Have I just not looked hard enough?



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User currently offlineA340600 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2003, 4105 posts, RR: 51
Reply 20, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 3992 times:

VS346 would be gr8:D. In fact any VS plane looks cool in good light,

Cheers

Sam Laugh out loud


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