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First Foto Of 32 Seat United Express Jet  
User currently offlineSFOintern From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 770 posts, RR: 5
Posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2459 times:

http://www.planepictures.net/netshow.cgi?1015280959:PIK

Courtesy of PlanePictures.net

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User currently offlineTechRep From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2254 times:

That is a work of art.

TechRep


User currently offlineN202PA From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 1560 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2214 times:

Beautiful bird, absolutely beautiful..it's a shame that Faidor isn't going ahead with the 428.

They must have started deliveries earlier than the 27th, though, because I saw a United Express 328 Jet at IAD on the 25th, when I was returning from Toronto. It might have been just in from Scotland at that point.


User currently offlineDCA-ROCguy From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 4492 posts, RR: 33
Reply 3, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2208 times:

The 328JET looks very sharp in United Express livery

Bye bye Junkstreams! Off to the aluminum soda can factory! Chop, chop, crunch!

Jim


User currently offlineSFOintern From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 770 posts, RR: 5
Reply 4, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2188 times:

If you look at the reg it is N452FJ.

ACA operates 30 Fairdorns on behalf of Delta Connection. Their regs are N401FJ-N429FJ and the sole N500FJ.

ACA did operate a select few CRJs for Delta Connection for a brief period, but now all of ACA's CRJs
(~70) operate as United Express.

There are 32 Faridorns scheduled to operate for United Express. Their regs are N451FJ-N482FJ.

So I beleive this is the 2nd Fairdorn for UAX op by ACA. FYI the first was delivered 01/31/02.


User currently offlineSkyway1 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 12 hours ago) and read 2163 times:

I have to admit the United Express livery looks really nice. I still like the Skyway colors on the 328's a little more.

Chris


User currently offlineTWAneedsnohelp From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2103 times:

beautiful plane.

where is the plane produced? Germany?

tnnh


User currently offlineKohflot From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2075 times:

The FRJ is manufactured in Bavaria (Bayern), yes.

Y'all should see the inside.. it's real comfy.


User currently offlineFlying-Tiger From Germany, joined Aug 1999, 4160 posts, RR: 36
Reply 8, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 2065 times:

To be exact the place is called Oberpfaffenhoffen (short: OP), about 50 km from down-town Munich.

And yes, the bird really looks cool. But I´ve to admit that a 428JET would even look better with its streched fuselage... but these are only dreams...

Regards
Flying-Tiger
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User currently offlineAmericanmd80 From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 491 posts, RR: 5
Reply 9, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 2061 times:

I like it, I also think the Delta connection livery looks good on it!

joe
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User currently offlineChepos From Puerto Rico, joined Dec 2000, 6207 posts, RR: 11
Reply 10, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 2061 times:

It looks beautiful indeed, I must say the United c/s is just awsome.
Chepos



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User currently offlineDeltAirlines From United States of America, joined May 1999, 8894 posts, RR: 12
Reply 11, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 8 hours ago) and read 2016 times:

Yes, this is a nice plane, and any paint scheme goes well on it. I have seen quite a few of the Delta ones (they base a ton of them out of BOS) and they are really something. Hopefully, I will be able to see one of the United ones when I go to ORF later this year.

Jeff


User currently offlineSleekjet From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 2046 posts, RR: 22
Reply 12, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 1947 times:

Uh, would the seats next to the engines be as noisy as I think?


II Cor. 4:17-18
User currently offlineMEL From Canada, joined Oct 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 13
Reply 13, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1893 times:

Cabin noise is pretty consistent throughout the cabin. I've flown on about 6 of the ACA/Delta Connection birds, and have not been bothered by noise -- more so by the slow speed.


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User currently offlineLt-AWACS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 14, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1891 times:

I've flown them once on Great Plains airlines (search this forum for several discussions on that airline and plane) and they were not overly noisy. Also they have as much room (if not more insome cases) as the various RJs, especially in the headroom dept. I think it is great little plane and it seemed most folks I flew with liked it better than the 'props'.

Ciao,
Lt-AWACS


User currently offlineCVG777 From United States of America, joined May 2000, 1251 posts, RR: 6
Reply 15, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1870 times:

That is a very sharp looking aircraft. I epecially like it in the Delta Connection colors too.

User currently offlineI LOVE EWR From United States of America, joined Jan 2002, 852 posts, RR: 8
Reply 16, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 1826 times:

Yes they are nice looking aircraft. ACA is bringing them into EWR from BOS with the Delta Codeshare. I also saw the United Express Colors on Saturday March 2nd taking a flight to and from IAD. It was neat to see.

User currently offlineTrvlr From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 4430 posts, RR: 21
Reply 17, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 2 hours ago) and read 1806 times:

UA: Buy some to replace the Embraers! Well...when you have some money, that is.

Aaron G.


User currently offlineUALPHLCS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 18, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 1779 times:

Trvlr it isn't UA buying them it's DH.

Anyone know what routes the FRJ's are currently running. Anyone know when they will replace the J-41 to PHL I hate those Jetscreams, with a passion.


User currently offlineMEL From Canada, joined Oct 1999, 1098 posts, RR: 13
Reply 19, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 22 hours ago) and read 1749 times:

IAD-EWR Newark
IAD-TYS Knoxville
IAD-ORF (soon) Norfolk

IAD-PHL will probably have the J41s for some time now. There are other, longer J41 routes that will probably see FRJ replacement before PHL (such as JFK).



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User currently offlineAirsicknessbag From Germany, joined Aug 2000, 4723 posts, RR: 34
Reply 20, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 15 hours ago) and read 1711 times:

Presuming this jet is as uncomfortable as the prop, this plane is HELL for passengers. Give me a Dash 8 anytime but not this...

Daniel Smile


User currently offlineAfay1 From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 1293 posts, RR: 3
Reply 21, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 1682 times:

ACA/Delta's 328-Jet's are actually quite comfortable, and the J-31/32's weren't all that bad especially if you enjoy flying.

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