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Continental 777 At Seattle 5/28  
User currently offlineJustplanesmart From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 722 posts, RR: 2
Posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 2506 times:

Saturday afternoon, sometime before 3 o'clock, I saw a 777 for Continental take off from Sea-Tac and quickly turn to head north, likely bound for Asia. Did anyone else see the same, or happen to know if this was a diversion, or a charter, or which particular aircraft it was? Any information is much appreciated.


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User currently offlineLN-MOW From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 1908 posts, RR: 13
Reply 1, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 2405 times:

Probably a military charter. They come through every now and then.


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User currently offlineDrerx7 From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 5192 posts, RR: 8
Reply 2, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 2392 times:

It was probably a diversion on the IAH-NRT flight. I believe that leaves IAH about noon or so central time.


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User currently offlineCALMSP From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 3988 posts, RR: 7
Reply 3, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2328 times:
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Hydraulic problems on IAH-NRT..................


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User currently offlineJmc1975 From Israel, joined Sep 2000, 3294 posts, RR: 15
Reply 4, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 5 days ago) and read 2229 times:

What was the reg. number?


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User currently offlineClickhappy From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 9644 posts, RR: 68
Reply 5, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 2132 times:
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on Saturday they were taking off to the south? Unusual given the nice weather.

User currently offlineIkramerica From United States of America, joined May 2005, 21544 posts, RR: 59
Reply 6, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2124 times:

sick pax?

777 from IAH goes out over northern CA, not Seattle no?



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User currently offlineGigneil From United States of America, joined Nov 2002, 16347 posts, RR: 85
Reply 7, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 2108 times:

The optimum route in no wind would go directly over SEA. With wind, they might divert even further North.

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User currently offlineAS739X From United States of America, joined Apr 2003, 6161 posts, RR: 24
Reply 8, posted (9 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 1932 times:

Ikramerica: I think you have it backwards. The NRT-IAH useally arrive off N. America near NorCal. The west bounds go north as soon a possible. I am watching flt #7 as I type and it went directly toward SEA from IAH. The over SE Alaska.

Here is the flight plan:

KIAH./.BOI112122..TOU.J523.YZP.TR19.FRIED.J804R.MDO..6000N/15000W..6000N/16000W..NOLTI..NAYLD..NULUK..NANDY..NATES..NIKLL..NYMPH..NUZAN..NIPPI.R220.NANAC.OTR10.TOPOS.OTR10.ARIES..RJAA


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