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UA744 In Prague

Mon Nov 17, 2003 5:45 pm

I saw a United Airlines 747-400 in Prague Airport, Czech Republic on 15th Nov. According to UAL's timetable, Prague is not one of its scheduled destinations. Does anyone know why the 744 is there?
 
charliecossie
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Mon Nov 17, 2003 5:50 pm

For an unknown reason the MAC flights now run through Prague.
 
ILoveORD
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Mon Nov 17, 2003 11:51 pm

Charlie,

What are MAC flights? Are they military charters?
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syncmaster
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 1:21 am

Might the stop there have anything to do with the fact that LOT is now a part of the Star Alliance?
 
fritzi
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 1:23 am

"What are MAC flights? Are they military charters?"

Correct


"Might the stop there have anything to do with the fact that LOT is now a part of the Star Alliance?"

No. These flights have nothing to do with the star alliance.

 
syncmaster
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 1:26 am

Ok....I wasn't sure what MAC flights were either. Just an idea.
 
cedarjet
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 1:47 am

It might have something to do with Poland being part of the so-called Coalition of the so-called Willing. Which is kind of like the Star Alliance.
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fraT
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 2:00 am

"Might the stop there have anything to do with the fact that LOT is now a part of the Star Alliance?"

Just for Info:
Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic. The capital of Poland and LOT's hub is Warsaw.
 
transswede
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 2:22 am

"It might have something to do with Poland being part of the so-called Coalition of the so-called Willing. Which is kind of like the Star Alliance"

LOL - good one!  Smile
 
ILoveORD
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 5:38 am

"It might have something to do with Poland being part of the so-called Coalition of the so-called Willing. Which is kind of like the Star Alliance"

LOL - good one!


Wait, I don't get it  Confused Can someone explain this to me?
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andrej
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 6:39 am

ILoveORD,

Prague is in Czech Republic and some people believed that Prague is in Poland. I guess that it was funny.


I guess that is all,

Andrej Lippay

BTW< i hope that some Prague spotter will take pictures. And also, I hope that US Army take these soldiers downtown. It is a great city, I know I lived there for 9 years.


 
ILoveORD
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 6:47 am

Thanks Adrej, I realize Prague is in the Czech Republic, but what I don't get is this "so-called Coaliton of the so-called Willing" part..??
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jpetekyxmd80
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 7:47 am

Thanks Adrej, I realize Prague is in the Czech Republic, but what I don't get is this "so-called Coaliton of the so-called Willing" part..??

This deals with the Iraq war situation, as they are in coalition with the united states. I gues the US war alliances were compared to Star.
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LOT767-300ER
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RE: UA744 In Prague

Tue Nov 18, 2003 8:18 am

"Might the stop there have anything to do with the fact that LOT is now a part of the Star Alliance? "

WTF?...for gods sake please seek some help

"It might have something to do with Poland being part of the so-called Coalition of the so-called Willing. Which is kind of like the Star Alliance. "

Yes it does. Which is the exact reason why Southwest sends 737s to Warsaw. /sarcasm off

Anyone who thinks these flights are not MAC's needs to reconsider their psychological status

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