dragon-wings
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This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 11:59 am

Now THIS is what i call a Business jet!  Big thumbs up


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yka
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RE: This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 12:01 pm

Who owns it? Some oil field owner?
 
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RE: This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 3:29 pm

I actually would prefer one of the B747-400s Lufthansa Technik fits /has fitted out for VIP use...
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RE: Dragon- Wings

Thu Nov 15, 2001 3:39 pm

You already doomed this post from the get go... Instead of saying "THIS IS THE ULTIMATE BIZJET", Ask what everyone else's choice is, or say, "I Think this is the ultimiate Bizjet, Whats your choice"... Whats there to discuss about your opinion?

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RE: Nope - Here Is The Ultimate Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 3:48 pm


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or this one if you like Airbus better

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mightyfalcon
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RE: This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 5:10 pm

This particular -SP is operated by Qatar Amiri Flight (Royal Flight) and owned by the Emir of Qatar himself.

This said, I would say the Sultan's of Brunei B744 (V8-ALI) is the ultimate bizzjet. As far as I know, it is the only B744 being privately owned, so far.

For the record, the Emir of Dubai and the Sultan of Oman will both get their own B744 very soon.

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lehpron
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RE: This Is The Ultimate Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 5:22 pm

Gross, that thing is too small, for a 747!

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RE: This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 7:43 pm

I like that 777....
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Amiri Flight

Thu Nov 15, 2001 9:18 pm

The Amiri flight of Qatar uses A340, A310, A319CJ. The 747SP was used as a back up plane and also to transport Ministers.
 
BBADXB
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RE: This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 9:28 pm

Wow! I am impressed. The B747SP as a backup! ...it's like saying if my car breaks down, there's the public transport as a back up. Geez! Some people are really wealthy... Good Luck to them.

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RE: This Is The Ultiment Business Jet

Thu Nov 15, 2001 9:33 pm

Well, the two b747-400 for the Emir of Dubai and the Sultan of Omar are both fitted out in Hamburg at Lufthansá Technik´s main base. unfortunately no pics aviable.
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