Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Germanwings 4U A319 At Manching (Bavaria) 7/18?!  
User currently offlinebobmuc From Germany, joined Nov 2011, 756 posts, RR: 0
Posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 2382 times:

Hello all (especially all German A-Netters),

today, Wednesday 7/18, I was driving by Manching Airport on the Autobahn from Nuernberg to Munich and saw an A319, which looked like a Germanwings, landing or at least circling around.
It was to low to have something to do with MUC (which is not far away).
Has anybody any idea, what a Germanwings aircraft is doing at Manching?
Maybe some military conversion, because the aircraft was sold to the German government? At least, this is the only point I can think of...

Thank you! Bob

2 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineMikeCT From United States of America, joined May 2008, 138 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 2275 times:

According to Flightradar, there was a Germanwings 319 circling over that area for quite some time late this morning as flight 9000 (changed later to 9004) at around 2,300 feet. It came from, and eventually went back to, STR. I'm guessing some kind of test flight.

User currently offlinebobmuc From Germany, joined Nov 2011, 756 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (3 years 10 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 2235 times:

Hi Mike,
that's it! Now we have to find out why...  
Thank you!

Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Germanwings 4U Rumoured To Based 2-3 A/c At HAJ posted Tue Jan 5 2010 22:33:35 by HT
Aer Lingus A319's At BFS posted Wed Apr 11 2012 14:38:20 by Dublinspotter
Air Canada A319 At HPN? posted Tue Feb 21 2012 14:59:37 by richierich
Qatar A319 At JFK posted Fri Sep 16 2011 19:36:10 by dwcontroller
Air Canada A319 At ABQ posted Thu Nov 11 2010 01:49:51 by ABQ747
Mystery A319 At JFK posted Sun Oct 17 2010 16:34:04 by JetBlue777
What's Going On At PIT - Part 18 posted Mon May 31 2010 10:54:56 by tarmacphotos
MEA Ordered A319 At Dubai Air Show? posted Thu Dec 3 2009 21:49:19 by BA
Unusual A319 At BSL posted Tue Jun 30 2009 07:24:14 by Chevvy2
SCL/GIG Spotters - OS A319 At Your Place posted Wed Jan 7 2009 04:45:37 by TW741