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User currently offlineSptv From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 121 posts, RR: 0
Posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10373 times:

Just drove by LAX on Sepulveda, saw people de-planing from Delta 767 (it was dark, couldn't see details) over by the United hangars (alongside Sepulveda near the tunnel). There were buses waiting. Anyone know what this is about?

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User currently offlineWesternA318 From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 5647 posts, RR: 24
Reply 1, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10379 times:

possible diversion? or a sign of things to come from UA/DL? lol...


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User currently offlineHiflyer From United States of America, joined Nov 2004, 2154 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10366 times:

Sounds like a charter deal methinks......

User currently offlineAlitalia744 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 4733 posts, RR: 45
Reply 3, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10366 times:



Quoting Sptv (Thread starter):
Just drove by LAX on Sepulveda, saw people de-planing from Delta 767 (it was dark, couldn't see details) over by the United hangars (alongside Sepulveda near the tunnel). There were buses waiting. Anyone know what this is about?

DL parks 76s over there often, but not sure why they'd deplane there...charter?



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User currently offlineDeltAirlines From United States of America, joined May 1999, 8869 posts, RR: 12
Reply 4, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10344 times:

Was most likely a Delta 757 that was doing EUG-LAX for the Oregon Ducks football team (they play UCLA tomorrow night)...plane arrived at LAX about an hour or so ago, so I'm assuming it took the OP a few minutes to get to a computer to ask this question, not to mention it probably took at least 30 minutes after the plane landed to get those buses moving.

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL9823

[Edited 2007-11-23 18:07:41]

User currently offlineAlitalia744 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 4733 posts, RR: 45
Reply 5, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10328 times:



Quoting DeltAirlines (Reply 4):
Was most likely a Delta 757 that was doing EUG-LAX for the Oregon Beavers football team (they play UCLA tomorrow night)...plane arrived at LAX about an hour or so ago, so I'm assuming it took the OP a few minutes to get to a computer to ask this question, not to mention it probably took at least 30 minutes after the plane landed to get those buses moving.

Beat me too it:

DL 9823
Boeing 757-200

Today op'd SLC-EUG-LAX.

Leaving for ONT shortly.



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User currently offlineAirfinair From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 665 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 10312 times:

College Football Charter: Oregon vs UCLA

http://goducks.com/SportSelect.dbml?...EM_ID=500&KEY=&SPID=233&SPSID=3377

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL9823



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User currently offlineSptv From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 121 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 9797 times:

yes, it could have been a '57. tried to get a better look, but too much traffic to slow down.

User currently offlinePlatinumfoota From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 554 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 9707 times:
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Yes it was the charter, as i left work i saw busses lining up outside of UA Cargo facility and my friend from Delta conformed it.


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User currently offlineFlynavy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (6 years 5 months 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 9604 times:

If anyone's interested this was N692DL, ship 692.

User currently offlineAS739X From United States of America, joined Apr 2003, 6006 posts, RR: 24
Reply 10, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 5860 times:

It is Charter season, we forget so quickly when seeing something strange.

I saw Notre Dame arrive on a NW 757 yesterday at SFO

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NWA9988

ASSFO



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User currently offlineBeefstew25 From United States of America, joined Sep 2005, 675 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 4820 times:

Anyone know how Boise State got out to HNL and back? Flightaware shows nothing that I know of.....


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User currently offlineAyubogg From UK - Scotland, joined Mar 2007, 218 posts, RR: 0
Reply 12, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 4148 times:

Anyone know when the charter gets back to EUG? I can't believe I missed a 757 in EUG!!! We only get CRJ's and DHC's here. Any info greatly appreciated!!!
-Ayubogg



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User currently offlineDalb777 From United States of America, joined May 2005, 2192 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 4092 times:



Quoting Ayubogg (Reply 12):
Anyone know when the charter gets back to EUG? I can't believe I missed a 757 in EUG!!! We only get CRJ's and DHC's here. Any info greatly appreciated!!!

DL's website has it arriving back in EUG @ 7:35 thonight, but that all depends on what time the game ends:

http://www.delta.com/flifo/servlet/D...823&flight_date=Today&request=main



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User currently offlineAirlineBrat From United States of America, joined Jan 2005, 646 posts, RR: 1
Reply 14, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 3636 times:



Quoting Ayubogg (Reply 12):
Anyone know when the charter gets back to EUG? I can't believe I missed a 757 in EUG!!!

I have been monitoring Flight Aware all football season. DL has been flying the Oregon Ducks to all away games using their 757's.

I actually saw a 747 land in EUG the day I graduated from the U of O in 1998. President Clinton flew in on Air Force One to visit surviving students at Thurston High School in Springfield. This was a month or two after Kip Kinkle brought a gun into school and started shooting.



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User currently offlineAA61Hvy From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 13977 posts, RR: 57
Reply 15, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 3137 times:

Why would it park over near the UA Hangers? Most often the charters park at the Imperial Terminal...


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User currently offlinePlatinumfoota From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 554 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 2618 times:
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Quoting AA61Hvy (Reply 15):
Why would it park over near the UA Hangers? Most often the charters park at the Imperial Terminal...

DL has maintenance hanger next to UA's. Maybe it was going to be worked on and they wanted to save towing time.



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User currently offlinePohakuloa From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 393 posts, RR: 0
Reply 17, posted (6 years 5 months 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 2361 times:



Quoting Beefstew25 (Reply 11):
Anyone know how Boise State got out to HNL and back? Flightaware shows nothing that I know of.....

Likely it was a Ryan International 752 or North American 752 (unless they flew commercial). Ryan Intertnational & North American 752's always find their way here during football season and are parked for days on the south ramp before departing back to whence they came! Also not a total stranger is a 763ER (N804MS). Of course not entirely sure what they flew in on....if i get out there tonight i will see for sure (if chartered) as I believe Boise is not intending on leaving until tomorrow (Sunday) at the earliest.



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User currently offlineB4REAL From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 2613 posts, RR: 6
Reply 18, posted (6 years 5 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 1918 times:



Quoting Beefstew25 (Reply 11):
Anyone know how boise state got out to HNL and back? Flightaware shows nothing that I know of.....

IIRC, the coaching staff makes this game a recruiting trip so they may hold off a while before returning. I took a quick look on FlightAware and didn't see anything in the direction. They may not have even left yet!



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User currently offlineA380fo From United States of America, joined Mar 2007, 322 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (6 years 5 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 1864 times:

On flightaware, they say that the 757 will depart back to LAX at 815pm from EUG tonight

User currently offlineDalb777 From United States of America, joined May 2005, 2192 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (6 years 5 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 1855 times:



Quoting A380fo (Reply 19):
On flightaware, they say that the 757 will depart back to LAX at 815pm from EUG tonight

That 757 already returned to LAX last night, I think what you are seeing is an error with flightaware.



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