JBLUA320
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Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sat Jun 29, 2002 7:08 am

Hey All.......

Drove past EWR today and saw 2 interesting planes that I had never seen before. Here is what I can tell you.....

1. Silver medium sized jet, tail had a red circle on it with something yellow in the center of it.

2. 747, Parked at B. The tail was dark blue or dark green and had some weird E on it with lines.

Any help would be appreciated!

By the way, when I go to the chat page, the screen stays grey and tells me that it is done loading. Whats the problem? I was able to access it before!

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JBLUA320
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sat Jun 29, 2002 8:07 am

Okay.......number 2 I figured out....

It was Air Atlanta Icelandic (the 742 from Cathay Pacific with the green tail)

Why it was there, I dont know. I sent an email to AAI and hope to get a response soon.

Still trying to find number 1....cant figure it out!

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krisair747
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sat Jun 29, 2002 11:13 am

The Air Atlantic planes was operating as a Virgin Atlantic flight to LHR. The VS 002 from EWR-LHR last night cancelled due to mx in LHR, and VS got a Air Atlanta flight to fly to EWR and pick up the stranded passengers.
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JBLUA320
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sat Jun 29, 2002 11:50 am

Thanks so much!

how did you figure that out?

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rw774477
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sat Jun 29, 2002 1:04 pm

was it TF-ATD ?

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krisair747
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sun Jun 30, 2002 2:30 am

Good friends that work for VS in EWR!!! The bad thing is that the passengers think is a VS flight, with VS flight attendants, and VS equipment. But when they get to the gate, they become very dissappointed that there is nothing Virgin about Air Atlanta!
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sun Jun 30, 2002 9:48 am

Where was that Air Atlanta 747 before Virgin needed it for its quick fix?

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JBLUA320
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sun Jun 30, 2002 10:14 am

Proably Iceland....haha, or Georgia (not the state)

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chuckles1225
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Sun Jun 30, 2002 11:46 am

There is and Air Atlanta Icelandic 747 going to eaa this year. Cant wait to see it.
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aztec01
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RE: Strange Planes At EWR...HELP!

Tue Jul 02, 2002 3:25 am

Could the silver, medium sized jet have been ACA's Trans Canada Airbus??

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