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Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 7:08 pm

Does anybody know what the aircraft does at ZRH? Is it still there? Will there be regular operations with this bird?

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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 7:13 pm

why no one told me that something like this comes into ZRH?

when does it leave ZRH if not yet done?
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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 7:18 pm

Just have seen a L130 on their webcam, but no AN124...
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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 7:48 pm

Hi Swissgabe,
the An124 from Libya departed yesterday around 1600 (scheduled time of departure 1100).
with a relative short runway distance. (is it normal for those An124's ???). The flight goes out to Tripoli.
GreetZ,
Jan

PS: I've a smallpic of it from ZRH webcams.
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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 8:10 pm

The aircraft came from Mitiga, an airport near Tripoli and flew back to Tripoli International Airport.
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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 8:25 pm

That is one of the nicest looking things I've seen flying. I low the AN-124 and that scheme looks amazing.
 
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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 8:31 pm

I missed it!! D.....!

I have seen some AN124 already at ZRH and also remarked the short runway they need for take off.

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RE: Lybian An-124 At Zürich?

Mon Apr 29, 2002 8:35 pm

Remember they are a military transport plane, they MUST get of the ground as soon as they can.

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