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User currently offlineIflyatldl From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 1936 posts, RR: 3
Posted (7 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1536 times:

My partner just happened to tune into"The Rescue of Flight 308". I've never seen it before, but since when does a 767 have a three-man flight deck crew? Last I checked, doesn't NZ have First Class on their 767's? And since when can a Cessna fly for 14hrs? I could go on, but you get the idea...   I guess only aviation geeks notice this stuff. 

[Edited 2007-09-01 02:30:49]


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User currently offlineSPREE34 From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 2256 posts, RR: 9
Reply 1, posted (7 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1525 times:

Quoting Iflyatldl (Thread starter):
And since when can a Cessna fly for 14hrs?

I've heard of several. Usually they use a waterbed for a fuel cell, minimum equipment in the panel, and cargo they don't want to run through Customs.



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User currently offlineOHLHD From Finland, joined Dec 2004, 3962 posts, RR: 25
Reply 2, posted (7 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1515 times:

There was a CSI-episode where it is not clear whether it is 767 or a 737.It shows a 737 sometimes a 767. It is than an BBJ but later on the ground it has obviously a huge cargo door since there is a car and a horse inside.

All those sitcoms have strange aircrafts. Big grin


User currently offlineBok269 From United States of America, joined May 2007, 2104 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (7 years 2 months 3 weeks 3 days 18 hours ago) and read 1496 times:

There actually were several three man 767s. Ansett had to order them because of the union.

I think virtually all aviation movies have these mistakes. If you go on IMDB.com they list all the goofs. All Aviation movies have several with regards to the plane.



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