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User currently offlineZippyjet From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 5467 posts, RR: 13
Posted (9 years 11 months 2 weeks 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 1595 times:

When I flew out of IAD several weeks ago, I noticed the jetway to my plane was air conditioned. I was told many of IAD's jet bridges are climate controlled for your comfort. I also visited Dew Bridges and they indeed offer air conditioning as an option. Are there many jetways with A/C? This may seem frivolous but, your average jetway is an enclosed tin can which gets quite toasty during the summer and freezing during the winter. And, I wonder if the MAA (Maryland Aviation Authority) will live large and splurge on air conditioning on the new concourse A jetways that will be the showcase for the kingdom of WN at BWI? http://www.dewbridge.com/products/aprondrive.html

[Edited 2004-07-31 06:02:34]


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User currently offlineSinlock From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 1634 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (9 years 11 months 2 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 1492 times:

Jetways with A/C are pretty common. Mostly because the A/C units are used to cool the aircraft(The big yellow-black tubes). So running a few ducts into the Jetway itself is no big deal.


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User currently offlineCaptain777 From Kuwait, joined Dec 2003, 315 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 11 months 2 weeks 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 1407 times:

KWI's jetways are conditioned too  Insane






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