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Air France 747 In BKK Hangar?  
User currently offlineLufthansa747 From Philippines, joined May 1999, 3201 posts, RR: 34
Posted (14 years 5 months 3 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 2354 times:

On the 26th of April while connecting at BKK I saw an AF 747 (looked like a passenger -100 or -200) in the hangar next to Thai's. Anyone know why that plane was there? The registration was F-GCBS (not too sure about the S though, might have been GCBJ also...)

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User currently offlineAF Cabin Crew From French Polynesia, joined Sep 1999, 1041 posts, RR: 34
Reply 1, posted (14 years 5 months 3 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 2262 times:
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It has to be F-GCBJ as we do not have any 747-200 called F-GCBS.
About its doings in Bangkok, I can't tell you anything apart that the aircraft is a passenger aircraft dedicated to the high density market of the westindies and indian ocean.


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User currently offlineAFa340-300E From France, joined May 1999, 2084 posts, RR: 26
Reply 2, posted (14 years 5 months 3 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 2246 times:

Hello,

Air France Industries could not make the C-check for this 747, because they were already too busy, so Air France made a RFP and Thai Airways got the deal over the five other proposals.

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Alain Mengus


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