varig md-11
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The 2 RG 772 @ CDG1 Today!

Tue Oct 29, 2002 3:30 am

hi

the yesterday night flight to GRU has been canceled for a reason I don't know, and the 772 remained parked on the tarmac

so today the 2nd 772 arrived on normal shedule around 14.00pm
the plane was then immediately prepared to fly back to GRU-POA
since it was supposed to fly to AMS, pax flying there were disembarked and given AF tickets

anybody knows what kind of problem the 1st 772 encountered ?
it sucks : I'm flying on these babies next week and the other week too....hope they'd get back on the schedule by then
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donder10
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RE: The 2 RG 772 @ CDG1 Today!

Tue Oct 29, 2002 3:36 am


the yesterday night flight to GRU has been canceled for a reason I don't know
Hi.This is probabrly due to the gale force winds in AMS resulting in massive delays and cancellations.KLM sent a 744 to LHR an hour ago due to the backlog of passengers!
 
varig md-11
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RE: The 2 RG 772 @ CDG1 Today!

Tue Oct 29, 2002 3:44 am

it's a possibility I hadn't thought about....

but considering the 772 didn't fly CDG-AMS-CDG for this reason, it wouldn't have prevented it from flying the CDG-GRU portion would it ?
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donder10
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RE: The 2 RG 772 @ CDG1 Today!

Tue Oct 29, 2002 3:57 am

It flew to AMS I think but then got stuck there.I can only think of one day when Varig flew the 772 to LHR that we got an M11 replacing it-good reliablity.

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