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Do Etops Rules Apply To The Pacific

Wed Sep 05, 2001 5:21 am

Do ETOPS rules apply to aircraft across the Pacific and polar routes?
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RE: Do Etops Rules Apply To The Pacific

Wed Sep 05, 2001 6:11 am

Yes. Anywhere. There's quite a bit of airspace in eastern Russia that aren't avaliable to equipment having only 60 mins ETOPS
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RE: Do Etops Rules Apply To The Pacific

Wed Sep 05, 2001 6:37 am

Yes they do...many airlines use twin jets over the Atlantic, SIA, United, and Qantas use to on they SYD-YVR route.

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