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UA At King County?  
User currently offlinerjm777ual From UK - England, joined Nov 2011, 246 posts, RR: 0
Posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 1388 times:

Since when did UA serve BFI?

http://www.airliners.net/photo/Unite...d=a77d93413b809e845bd25f2cb694728e


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User currently offlinecatiii From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 3029 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1360 times:

Maybe it was a diversion from SEA?

User currently offline26point2 From United States of America, joined Mar 2010, 820 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1305 times:

...or a sports team charter.

User currently onlineRoseflyer From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 9594 posts, RR: 52
Reply 3, posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1289 times:

I would expect it to be a charter since judging by the picture the weather is good and SEA rarely has any delays that would necessitate a diversion (BFI is 6 mi from SEA). Sports teams and other charters typically use Boeing Field. It could have been for the Chicago White Sox visiting Seattle.


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User currently offlineCWAFlyer From United States of America, joined Mar 2005, 669 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1269 times:

Typically, the baseball charters fly to BFI instead of Sea-Tac This was the White Sox charter to OAK.

[Edited 2012-04-30 16:31:39]

User currently offlineCargolex From United States of America, joined Apr 2010, 1262 posts, RR: 8
Reply 5, posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1253 times:

Quoting rjm777ual (Thread starter):
Since when did UA serve BFI?

They don't. It was a sports team charter. I forget who it was, but I believe it was for the Oakland A's, who played the Mariners that weekend. I saw it on the schedule that day and thought about going to photograph it, but was out hiking elsewhere. It's not uncommon to see charters like this at BFI.

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I've also seen charters there from B6, DL, and AC, plus some strictly charter carriers like Miami Air.


User currently offlinerjm777ual From UK - England, joined Nov 2011, 246 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (2 years 3 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1152 times:

Ok thanks for the clear up guys!


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