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TriStar At Changi

Fri Oct 04, 2002 3:46 pm

One of the former BA TriStar 500s now operated by the British RAF is at Changi airport in Singapore today. Anyone know why it's there?
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RE: TriStar At Changi

Fri Oct 04, 2002 3:52 pm

Cannot answer you , but there was one there last week as well. When we departed, it was behind us, and I noticed a lot of military traffic around that day. Mostly USAF. Something's up!!
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RE: TriStar At Changi

Fri Oct 04, 2002 3:57 pm This one has been in NZ and Australia, must be on it's way home.

RE: TriStar At Changi

Fri Oct 04, 2002 4:07 pm

L1011 TRISTAR RAF ZD950 recently SYD-CHC-BNE it must have come to Australia via SIN and yes going back home .

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RE: TriStar At Changi

Fri Oct 04, 2002 11:28 pm

When I saw it, it departed to the north, then got vectors to the North East, so not sure where it was going.
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RE: TriStar At Changi

Sat Oct 05, 2002 12:23 am

Well, I saw that RAF Tristar back in 2000 at 20R of Changi.. not sure what it was doing perhaps the same reason? Still remains the only Tristar I've encountered.
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