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A340 Conviasa Ready To Be Delivered?  
User currently offlineFCKC From France, joined Nov 2004, 2348 posts, RR: 4
Posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 4034 times:

The A340 in full Conviasa cs , stored at Paris Orly for months now , has received attention by Air France maintenance department , and NEW , has received its Venezuelan registration , YV1004.
Does this mean , delivery is imminent ?
Will Conviasa open Madrid with this Airbus ?

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User currently offlineMCOflyer From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 8670 posts, RR: 15
Reply 1, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 4036 times:

I would guess so, but didn't someone on here say this was going to Spanish operator Air Plus Commit?

MCOflyer



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User currently offlineLuisde8cd From Pitcairn Islands, joined Aug 2004, 2571 posts, RR: 31
Reply 2, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 3993 times:

It seems like Conviasa is coming to MAD soon. They already list Madrid in their website even though the booking engine doesn't work.

www.conviasa.aero

Saludos desde Caracas,
Luis


User currently offlineFCKC From France, joined Nov 2004, 2348 posts, RR: 4
Reply 3, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 3989 times:

Yes you are right.This A340 , which at once was not taken up by Conviasa , was supposed to go to Air Comet.
But the latter beginns to receive ex A340s Virgin Atlantic.
So , obviously Conviasa changed their mind , and will finally accept it.


User currently offline797 From Venezuela, joined Aug 2005, 1894 posts, RR: 27
Reply 4, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 1 hour ago) and read 3885 times:

Quoting FCKC (Thread starter):
has received its Venezuelan registration , YV1004.

Oh well! Now things are starting to get interesting!

I don't think MAD is a good place for Conviasa to go to... too crowded!

Cheers



Flying isn't dangerous. Crashing is what's dangerous!
User currently offlineAlitaliaMD11 From Spain, joined Dec 2003, 4068 posts, RR: 13
Reply 5, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days ago) and read 3865 times:

Quoting MCOflyer (Reply 1):
but didn't someone on here say this was going to Spanish operator Air Plus Commit?

Air Comet.  Wink

As FCKC mentioned Air Comet is instead taking delivery of two ex-Virgin A340-300s. They have already taken delivery of one. The airline will also be taking delivery of two ex-Air Madrid A330-200s.



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User currently offlineViasa From Switzerland, joined Jun 2005, 1873 posts, RR: 6
Reply 6, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 3675 times:

I'm very surprised about the change (at Conviasa). But not sure if this really happen... Perhaps they get the A340 before the bit CCS A.net meeting.

User currently offlineCybergus From Venezuela, joined Mar 2006, 508 posts, RR: 9
Reply 7, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 3552 times:

The first A340 in YV registration!!!...We will have to see it to beleive it
Saludos
Gustavo



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User currently offlineOrl777 From Venezuela, joined Jun 2005, 268 posts, RR: 5
Reply 8, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 3448 times:

Quoting Cybergus (Reply 7):
The first A340 in YV registration!!!...We will have to see it to believe it

Oh yeah I need to see this Plane here in CCS to Believe, so when this Plane is going to be in Conviasa Fleets?

Orlando


User currently offlineViasa From Switzerland, joined Jun 2005, 1873 posts, RR: 6
Reply 9, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 3400 times:

Quoting Orl777 (Reply 8):
so when this Plane is going to be in Conviasa Fleets?

from Skyliner Aviation:
Airbus A340 -211 031 YV1004 ConViasa for delivery mid mar07 TLS-CCS ex F-WQTN


User currently offlineBennett123 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2004, 7525 posts, RR: 3
Reply 10, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 3 days 21 hours ago) and read 3263 times:

VS G-VBUS was at Filton in Air Comet.com markings on Saturday.

User currently offlineCCSLSP From Venezuela, joined Apr 2006, 51 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 3149 times:

Quoting 797 (Reply 4):
Oh well! Now things are starting to get interesting!

ha ha your right ... I can see them announcing in the comings days " New social route to Pyongyang or something similar" ha ha

We'll see if they are a real airline or just another member of the government.

If they announce a route to one of Chavez friends like Pyongyang or something like that then they will truly convince me that there is NO hope for that airline after the petro-dolars are gone... if they star a european route that has something to do with the Venezuelan an Latin-American market and that is at least economically feasible... yeah I know I'm just dreaming.... that will never happen.. I better just stop tipping he he



Planes are soooo sexy, that I dont want to have sex in a plane, but with a plane...!!!!!
User currently offline797 From Venezuela, joined Aug 2005, 1894 posts, RR: 27
Reply 12, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 3139 times:

Quoting Viasa (Reply 9):
Airbus A340 -211 031 YV1004 ConViasa for delivery mid mar07 TLS-CCS ex F-WQTN

That means it has already arrived???



Flying isn't dangerous. Crashing is what's dangerous!
User currently offlineA388 From Netherlands Antilles, joined May 2001, 9769 posts, RR: 11
Reply 13, posted (7 years 5 months 2 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 3093 times:

Quoting 797 (Reply 12):
That means it has already arrived???

Mid March would mean ---> next week.


I'm glad Conviasa will take delivery of their first widebody aircraft even though they are taking a worn out and old A340-200. Why no A340-300? More airlines are getting rid of their A340-300s these days and in the coming years as well. AC comes to mind as one of the bigger A340 operators to get rid of their A340-300s soon. Can't Conviasa take over ex-AC A340-300s as they are newer as well? The A340-200 Conviasa will take over is one of the first built A340s as far as I know, if not the first built A340.

A388


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