N9801F From Samoa, joined Apr 2004, 332 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (4 years 5 months 2 weeks 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 2455 times:
You may already have noticed in FlightAware that from time to time, international airlines will clear customs at ABQ before sending planes on to ROW for work/storage/etc. For instance, AC flies YYZ-ABQ-ROW with some regularity.
However this one is apparently something different.
vv701 From United Kingdom, joined Aug 2005, 7461 posts, RR: 17
Reply 6, posted (4 years 5 months 2 weeks 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 2034 times:
Since they abandoned their AMS route OpenSkies have carved themselves a successful niche in the premium long haul charter market. Their aircraft - as photos on a-net confirm - have been seen all over the world from PEK to MIA.
A significant specialist market for them appears to be the trans-Atlantic sports team market. Here are photos of their aircraft carrying Real Madrid to Canada and the St Louis Blues to Sweden: