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Is PIA Only Airline Using All 3 Type Of Eng On 747  
User currently offlineSaleem From Pakistan, joined Mar 2000, 194 posts, RR: 0
Posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 2687 times:

PIA have all three types of engines on their 747s

GE on 747-240M
PW on 747-217
RR on 747_367

Which are other Airlines who are using all three types of engines on 747?

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User currently onlineAirxliban From Lebanon, joined Oct 2003, 4511 posts, RR: 53
Reply 1, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 2669 times:

don't know about the answer to the question but why on earth do they do that?



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User currently offlineJustplanesmart From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 722 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 11 hours ago) and read 2618 times:

PIA may be the only one currently, but others have in the past:

British Airways- PW on -136's, RR on 747-236's & 747-436's, GE on ex BCAL 747's (-211's and -2D3's)

Qantas- PW on early -238's, RR on -238's, 338's and 438's, GE on -438ER's, -4H6's, -48E

Malaysia- PW on -3H6, -4H6's, RR on -236's, GE on early -4H6's

Virgin Atlantic- PW on -123, -243, -283, -287, 238's, 212's, RR on -219's, -267's, GE on -443's, -41R's -4Q8's



"So many planes; so little time..."
User currently offlineB747Skipper From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (10 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2602 times:

I do not know if it is currently the case, but Air Atlanta has had P&W, GE and RR powered airplanes operating at the same time. Why they do that... is not the question - they just ended up with airplanes acquired from other airlines, equipped with different engines.
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