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NYT Article On 787 BBJ And The Luxury Market  
User currently offlineBWI757 From Israel, joined Dec 2004, 429 posts, RR: 2
Posted (8 years 2 months 1 week 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 8164 times:

This is about big, long-haul airliners that are converted to private jets and can carry not only pampered passengers and their entourages, but also, in some cases, their Rolls Royces and racehorses. These are specially equipped, privately owned jumbo jets — the kind that normally carry as many 300 to 400 passengers — but reconfigured with interiors designed for the enjoyment of, at most, a couple of dozen.

Full article here:
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/10/17/business/17megajets.html

It also says that PrivatAir is getting a 767, from where it does not say


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User currently offlineTradewindL1011 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 179 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (8 years 2 months 1 week 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 7994 times:

Quoting BWI757 (Thread starter):
It also says that PrivatAir is getting a 767, from where it does not say

There are a few unidentified 767s on order on Boeing's website, perhaps it is one of those?


User currently offlineDAYflyer From United States of America, joined Sep 2004, 3807 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (8 years 2 months 1 week 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 7994 times:

Yeah, read that one. Apparently there are people out there with a little money to burn.


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User currently offlineSparkingWave From South Korea, joined Jun 2005, 675 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (8 years 2 months 1 week 3 days ago) and read 7911 times:

Air Force One is probably the trend setter for VIP jumbo jets. Flame me if I'm wrong!

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User currently offlineJAXFLL From United States of America, joined Sep 2005, 93 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (8 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 7746 times:

The Sultan of Brunei needs a new ride.

User currently offlineCannibalZ3 From United States of America, joined May 2001, 392 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 7639 times:

The article mentions a VIP MD-11. Who owns that thing? Any pictures on Anet?

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