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BMI A330 LAS Problem  
User currently offlineCrownvic From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 1942 posts, RR: 5
Posted (8 years 2 months 2 weeks 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 3213 times:

This past Tuesday, the Star Alliance a/c arrived here from Manchester in what appeared as a normal flight. The departing sector back to MAN was cancelled and the a/c has been here ever since. The Thursday flight came and went as normal. With this a/c sitting on the ground at LAS for such an extended period with what appears to be no activity, does anyone know what is happening? With BMI's "thin" fleet of international a/c, this must be wreaking havoc on their schedule.

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User currently offlineBMIFlyer From UK - England, joined Feb 2004, 8810 posts, RR: 58
Reply 1, posted (8 years 2 months 2 weeks 3 days 21 hours ago) and read 3173 times:

Indeed, it is causing major problems, but I don't know the fault on the plane i'm afraid  Sad

Nice bird she is, I've flown her too  Smile


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BD 705 from MAN to ORD was cancelled yesterday, as was the rtn arrival this morning of BD 706 into MAN.

The above flight was also cancelled today too, as is the arrival into MAN tomorrow  Sad

Too many flights and (now) not enough aircraft. This is what happens when you don't have a standby Long haul bird I guess.



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User currently offlineJfk777 From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 8453 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (8 years 2 months 2 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 2960 times:
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User currently offlineCrownvic From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 1942 posts, RR: 5
Reply 3, posted (8 years 2 months 2 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2830 times:

BMIFlyer...The good news is the a/c is obviously OK now as it ferried out to ORD in the mid afternoon.

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