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NW DC-10 In Asia  
User currently offlineJiml1126 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 1666 times:

Since Northwest has announced that A333 will replace D10 for European Operations, what about asia? Because NW has daily DC-10 flights from Osaka to either Kaohsiung or Kuala Lumpur.

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User currently offlineAdam84 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 1400 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 1601 times:

Probably would, I think the DC-10 flys from Seattle-Osaka-Kuala Lumpur, does the A333 have similar range to the DC-10-30?

User currently offlineCPDC10-30 From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2000, 4781 posts, RR: 23
Reply 2, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 1593 times:

The A330-300 has a bit more range than the -10-30, the -300 has range of 10,400km.

User currently offlineB747-437B From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 1541 times:

From what I hear from sources within NW, the SEA-KIX route will go to a 742 soon enough, with the new 744s taking over LAX-NRT.

User currently offlineAzjubilee From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 3905 posts, RR: 27
Reply 4, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 2 days 21 hours ago) and read 1514 times:

Mr. Anderson, at NW announced in his newswire that the company will retain 12 DC10s for HNL and high capasity domestic routes. I can't imagine all 12 DC10s to HNL so maybe the KIX route will stay DC10... but a 747 might be nice!


AZJ


User currently offlineMas777 From United Kingdom, joined Jul 1999, 2935 posts, RR: 6
Reply 5, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 1501 times:

Northwest's DC10s must operate one of the longest DC10 routes left on this planet...operating SEA-KIX-KUL. With Malaysia Airlines code-sharing with NW from this year - the KIX-KUL service may well be upgraded to a 747 soon....

...well lets hope so anyway!


User currently offlineIndianGuy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1463 times:

What about the India flights.

I really hope NW gets rid of their DC10's to India, and replaces them with newer Airbuses.

I have been hearing horror stories about rickety overhead bins and some such from pax who had the misfortune of taking NW DC10's.


User currently offlineNaimas From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 1445 times:

I was on one of the DC10-S that land in SEA and continue to Japan.

I dont recommend them at all if you are flying first class.

The tv screens were faded and the colors were off and the over head flourescent lights flickered on and off the whole flight. I sat in coach but the curtain was kept open and I could see that constant flickering those poor people had to endure. AND IN FIRST CLASS!


User currently offlineA330_DTW From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 371 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (13 years 7 months 1 week 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 1439 times:

Indianguy, have you seen what those people call "carry-on" on the flights to India? Believe me, the overhead bins aren't "rickety"!

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