usair330
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Why So Many Evergreen 747's In PHL?

Wed Dec 17, 2003 6:03 pm

Newark, NJ Evergreen International Airlines 2075 10:37 AM Arrived

Portland, OR Evergreen International Airlines 2971 11:51 AM Landed

Ontario, CA Evergreen International Airlines 2096 12:28 PM Arrived

Reno, NV Evergreen International Airlines 2963 11:07 AM Planned

There all 747's!!!! Any idea why so many .... military charter??? Someone moving into Philly LoL.. ?

Good chance for any spotters to catch them all together in the morning lol.
 
LAXintl
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RE: Why So Many Evergreen 747's In PHL?

Wed Dec 17, 2003 6:18 pm

Sounds like Christmas peak flying for UPS or Post Office.
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usairways85
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RE: Why So Many Evergreen 747's In PHL?

Wed Dec 17, 2003 8:38 pm

Yes, the christmas peak season, best time to spot at PHL. There were 10 747's in PHL yesterday

NWA 742 chartering Eagles back from Miami
BA 744
4x Evergreen 741
1x Atlas Air 742
3x UPS 741

Also UPS operated around 50 flights yesterday, typically they only fly 25-30
 
usair330
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RE: Why So Many Evergreen 747's In PHL?

Wed Dec 17, 2003 10:28 pm

Wow that's really cool information!!!!! Nice to know that there's more than just the daily UPS and BA 747 in PHLBig grin