You can notice that the aircraft didn't follow a NAT route and approaching Iceland it descended from FL380 to FL280. What could be the reason for that ? Flights to Montreal on that day were all on NATs, so why Syphax A330 flew further north on a classic route and why descended ? Does it have to do with MNPS certification ? Or ETOPS ? Or else ? The retour from Montreal on Oct.27 also did the same route back through Greenland and Iceland.
TS-IOR From Tunisia, joined Oct 2001, 3468 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (9 months 3 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 1541 times:
After this flight and the flight back home, crew, 2 captains and 2 first officers, was granted an ETOPS/MNPS qualification. They were supervised by a TRI from Airbus. So maybe next flights will use a NAT and within MNPS +FL290 ?
JAGflyer From Canada, joined Aug 2004, 3513 posts, RR: 4
Reply 5, posted (9 months 2 weeks 5 days 5 hours ago) and read 1393 times:
Is this airline operating or planning to operate to YUL on a regular basis? I doubt it considering Tunisair already tried YUL-TUN. YUL already has a significant presence from the Mehgreb (AT and Air Algerie)
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