RICARIZA
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Colombian President Route From Switzerland...

Fri Jan 25, 2008 1:30 am

I wonder what would be the route from President's Uribe of Colombia coming from Davos Switzerland to Medellin Colombia.
Colombia's presidential plane is a 737 BBJ. What do you guys think?
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RE: Colombian President Route From Switzerland...

Fri Jan 25, 2008 4:17 pm

Why should he take any other way than the direct one? ZRH-MDE is about 9000km and should be ok on his BBJ, no?
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RE: Colombian President Route From Switzerland...

Fri Jan 25, 2008 5:41 pm



Quoting PADSpot (Reply 1):
Why should he take any other way than the direct one? ZRH-MDE is about 9000km and should be ok on his BBJ, no?

That was one of my doubts, if the BBJ can cover that much mileage. Thanks
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RE: Colombian President Route From Switzerland...

Fri Jan 25, 2008 5:44 pm


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It would depend also on how many passengers FAC 0001 is configured for. 5,626 mi is well within the BBJ's maximum range if it's fitted with the complete complement of AFTs.
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RE: Colombian President Route From Switzerland...

Sun Jan 27, 2008 2:48 pm



Quoting DEVILFISH (Reply 3):
It would depend also on how many passengers FAC 0001 is configured for. 5,626 mi is well within the BBJ's maximum range if it's fitted with the complete complement of AFTs.

Well, I don't know, I only know that President Uribe usually travels as light as he can; he does not like big parties spending public resources.
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