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Delta Heavy At AUS Today  
User currently offlineKlm744 From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 112 posts, RR: 0
Posted (14 years 8 months 3 weeks ago) and read 2335 times:

Today at AUS there was a Delta 767, although it may have been a 757, but I am almost positive it was a 767. The reason I hesitate to say with certainty is that due to the way it was parked my view of it from the spotters area was somewhat limited, I was looking at half of the body and a wing from the back. But driving off I got somewhat of a better look. Anyway, I was wondering if this is a new scheduled aircraft or a replacement. My first thought was that it was a replacement aircraft but while it was there, there was a Delta md-80, as well as 1 or 2 Delta 737s, which are more Delta aircraft than I have ever seen there at any one time. Also if it was a replacement it seems rather large considering the largest aircraft they usually send there is a 727, although in the off chance that it was a 757 mabye its not so much of a stretch. Any info or guesses would be appreciated.

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User currently offlineDeltaAir From United States of America, joined May 1999, 1094 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (14 years 8 months 3 weeks ago) and read 2292 times:

Must have been flight 9689, a 757 in from ATL. No idea why it was there though, the 9000 series flight numbers mean it was being ferried for some reason.

User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (14 years 8 months 3 weeks ago) and read 2288 times:

Check the reg, that would answer your question.

User currently offlineKlm744 From United States of America, joined Jun 2001, 112 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (14 years 8 months 2 weeks 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 2241 times:

Thanks for the responses, I'm curious as to whether any of the austin spotters saw this. Also did anyone see the 747s from IAH that I heard were diverted there once during this summer when houston was flooding? If so, where were they parked and how long were they there?

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