Carpethead
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Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Wed Dec 15, 2004 12:26 pm

1. UA has Channel 9 for passengers to hear ATC.

2. JL & NH have cameras that allow pax not sitting in the window a forward view for landing plus take-off. A downward and forward view when the landing gears are up are offered also.

I have not been on a plethora of airlines but does any other carriers worldwide offer these kind of services.
 
tpk
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Wed Dec 15, 2004 1:12 pm

I was on a CX 773 last month and they had the camera.
 
RDUDDJI
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Wed Dec 15, 2004 4:34 pm

EK has both the forward and downward looking cams on their 777-300's. It's awesome to watch a landing at night. I flew HKG BKK r/t twice on EK. I love the cams. Downward is really only helpful during the day.

I wonder if perhaps they are not allowed in the US for some reason? Or maybe US Airlines are too cheap to option for them.
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geoffm
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Wed Dec 15, 2004 6:05 pm

EK has them on the A330s as well as the B772s. Probably the other big planes too.

Geoff M.
 
speedbudgie
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Wed Dec 15, 2004 6:41 pm

If I am not mistaken, I believe SAA has tail mounted cameras in their A346s.
 
hansieAMS
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Wed Dec 15, 2004 6:50 pm

OS/NG has cams on board the T7's too, unfortunately no tail-cam, that looks so cool.
Havent heard of any other airline offering the "channel 9".
 
WunalaDreaming
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Thu Dec 16, 2004 12:05 am

MYT have a Nose and Downward camera on their A330's.
 
mischadee
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RE: Inflight Cameras & ATC Inside Plane

Thu Dec 16, 2004 12:32 am

SAS has cameras on their A321, 330 and 340.

Mischa.
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