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Tiger Woods' Plane!  
User currently offlineNZ767 From New Zealand, joined Nov 2001, 1620 posts, RR: 1
Posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 4 days 9 hours ago) and read 2179 times:

Local newspaper here (Wellington,NZ) says Tiger Woods' arrives here Tuesday aboard a leased aircraft direct from Hawaii.
Will be parking at the International Terminal rather than the normal Corporate Jet parking area.

Does anyone know what type of aircraft this is??

Mike Smile

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User currently offlineLj From Netherlands, joined Nov 1999, 4402 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 4 days ago) and read 1949 times:

As far as I know he owns/uses a Boeing Business Jet.

Regards
Laurens


User currently offline762er From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 542 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 4 days ago) and read 1921 times:

I thought he had a Citation X. Not quite sure though.

User currently offlineILS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 4 days ago) and read 1910 times:

I am positive he flies a CESSNA 750 CITATION X.

User currently offline762er From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 542 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1891 times:

But I don't think a Citation X could make HNL-WLG nonstop. It's well over 4,000nm. Maybe his X is souped up with extra tanks.

User currently offlineLj From Netherlands, joined Nov 1999, 4402 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1888 times:

What happened with Tiger Woods BBJ?

User currently offlineCV640 From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 952 posts, RR: 5
Reply 6, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1867 times:

I think he is in on a share with ExecJet on that, not sure. From what I know though he does own a Citation X.

User currently offlineAviatsiya From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1853 times:

LJ

Are you think of Greg Norman's BBJ?


User currently offlineSchreiner From Netherlands, joined Oct 2001, 960 posts, RR: 2
Reply 8, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1852 times:

Citation X has a very large range... more than 4000miles if I remind that correctly..


Soaring the internet...
User currently offlineGreg From United Kingdom, joined May 2005, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1848 times:

Greg Norman doesn't have a BBJ. He was suppose to promote it for Boeing on the PGA circuit but the deal fell through...
Of course, he may flexjet one too...


User currently offlineUS A333 PIT From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 310 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 15 hours ago) and read 1739 times:

Cessna advertises the Citation X's max range at about 3500nm. If this is indeed it's max range it couldn't make it from HNL to Wellington nonstop.

User currently offlineBacardi182 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 1088 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 1673 times:

I am positive he flys in a citation X. I sat next to an X pilot on a flight to chicago and he was telling me how he flew tiger to a tournament one time. This guy was a pilot for executjet, i have his card if anyone doesn't belive me and wants to call him to verify!

User currently offlineNZ767 From New Zealand, joined Nov 2001, 1620 posts, RR: 1
Reply 12, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 1650 times:

Thanks guys,
If it's a BBJ, then that'll be the first one to visit here as far as I know.
Newspaper said HNL-WLG direct but that may not be the case; we all know about newspaper reporting.

Just that where they said it was going to park was not normally where they park the executive jets unless they're gonna move it later.

Mike  Smile


User currently offlineJet-a gasguy From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 266 posts, RR: 1
Reply 13, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 1617 times:

Tiger arrived into Maui on a Executive Jet G4. Believe me, I had to carry his clubs from the plane to the car. Ugh.....heavy.

Jet-A gasguy



Find a job you love, and you'll never work a day in your life.
User currently offlineFritzi From United Arab Emirates, joined Jun 2001, 2762 posts, RR: 2
Reply 14, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 1582 times:

Aviatsiya, Greg Norman has a Gulfstream V.

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I am also sure that Tiger Woods has a Citation X, not a BBJ

Fritzi



User currently offlineNZ767 From New Zealand, joined Nov 2001, 1620 posts, RR: 1
Reply 15, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 1530 times:

Well, he arrived this morning aboard a Gulfstream V like the one Fritzi's pics above, N508QS.

As a side note, security here is very tight for him due to a cyanide letter that was posted to the American Embassy threatening to disrupt the NZ Golf Open where he is playing.
He is being guarded by Police armed with MP5 submachine guns and they're also riding the commuter rail system as the threat was also aimed at those travelling to the event by train.

Mike  Smile


User currently offlineSSTjumbo From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 16, posted (12 years 6 months 3 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 1489 times:

Coincidently, if anyone remembers, golf legend Arnold Palmer was the launch customer for the Citation X.

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