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Widebody At STL Today  
User currently offlineMoman From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 1054 posts, RR: 4
Posted (9 years 12 months 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 3047 times:

I flew on AA 1763 today STL-ORD, scheduled as a 757, and imagine my surprise when I checked in and saw a 767 substituted. I was full of glee for finally flying on a widebody out of STL and the jet was pretty packed. We left from C-24, but due to weather in Chicago, we had to divert to Detriot for more fuel then we returned to ORD 3 hours later than our scheduled arrival. The AA 767 was a very nice aircraft and I'm thankful to get a chance to fly on it. Any ideas why the sub happened? The F/As didn't know.

I have some pics I will post when I'm home again....got a real good pic at the gate and one of the seat map on the check in terminal.

AA Platinum Member - American Airlines Forever
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User currently offlineStl1326 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 497 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (9 years 12 months 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 2915 times:

Lucky surprise, to bad we don't get to see these birds on a daily basis. Can't wait to see the pics.

User currently offlineNo1racer From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 115 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (9 years 12 months 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 2881 times:

This was the second time that the flight has had a 767-300 substituted. The other time was on May 14th, so consider yourself fortunate. This flight usually gets an MD 82 substitute.


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