ikramerica
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AF1 At SRQ Last Week...

Mon Nov 06, 2006 11:47 am

That's a short runway for a 747, so how short a runway can it take off from? It flew on to south florida, so it obviously didn't need much fuel, but still, I just left on an ERJ145 and we took most of the runway...
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727LOVER
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RE: AF1 At SRQ Last Week...

Tue Nov 07, 2006 3:10 am

Quoting Ikramerica (Thread starter):
That's a short runway for a 747

The runway is what, 8500-9000 ft? That's enough.

I remember seeing AF1 on December 3, 1991 when Bush Sr. visited. The runway was only 7,000 feet back then.
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