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ATC Delays - Startup To Airborne

Sat Dec 18, 2004 9:44 pm


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How long will this Delay be, 20-30 minutes.Out here prior to push back the wait is 15-20 min not counting the delys in que for T/O.
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RE: ATC Delays - Startup To Airborne

Sun Dec 19, 2004 3:03 am

Here at RNO: from tug disconnect to begin of take-off roll: rarely more than three minutes! Wish I worked at a busier airport... sigh...
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RE: ATC Delays - Startup To Airborne

Sun Dec 19, 2004 7:52 am

There's only 5 airplanes in that shot there's no excuse for any more than a 5 minute wait (unless they give 3 minutes for wake behind the 753 in Europe, too.)

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