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User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1039 times:

This is bad, great photo but a real bad climb rate !!!!!


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User currently offlineVgnAtl747 From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 1515 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 966 times:

Bad climb rate, yes, but I bet it was really smooth.


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User currently offlineHkgspotter1 From Hong Kong, joined Nov 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 953 times:

How about shaking to bits ???

User currently offlineCathay250 From Hong Kong, joined Aug 1999, 221 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 928 times:

Looks like an A340s.

User currently offlineCozmo From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 877 times:

Maybe is bad climb rate, but maybe not. My friend is currently under final training on Boeing 737-300 (Yugoslav Airlines) and sometimes captain - instructor raise gear second after takeoff!!! (moments after radio-altimeter becomes "alive"), so you get the picture like this - aircraft is very low over the runway with almost retracted gear, and it looks like a bad climb rate Smile

User currently offlineFlyhigh@tom From United Arab Emirates, joined Sep 2001, 400 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 862 times:

That Tu154 looks real smooth.

Have a look at this one. OK but this is a low-pass and not a take off, yet it is a great shot!

 Smile/happy/getting dizzy


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User currently offlineAirbus380 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 862 times:

Why did that TU-154 have really small exit doors and then really huge ones?

User currently offlineCozmo From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 846 times:

That's emergency overwing exit, and all TU-154 have two "normal" doors and two overwing exits...

User currently offlinePe@rson From United Kingdom, joined Jan 2001, 19260 posts, RR: 52
Reply 8, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 20 hours ago) and read 831 times:

I've flown aboard the 154 once to date - routing SOF-LHR aboard LZ. A good, uneventful flight, although the aircraft's cabin was somewhat dated.


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User currently offlineNicolaki From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 17 hours ago) and read 780 times:

How can you tell it's a slow climber when the photo is taken 1 second after rotation, wait for it to be like 100 or 200 ft high so you can judge better.

Nicolas


User currently offlineMarco From United Arab Emirates, joined Jul 2000, 4169 posts, RR: 11
Reply 10, posted (13 years 3 months 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 743 times:

My brother's office is in the background, right next to terminal 2 so I get to watch take off's all the time from his office. Watching those russian airliners take off is impressive, their climb rate is slow!


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