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Airbus CC-150 Polaris

Fri Dec 31, 2004 4:42 am


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The Photo above states Airbus CC-150 Polaris,which is a A310-300F,then why the new name.
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RE: Airbus CC-150 Polaris

Fri Dec 31, 2004 4:48 am

It's just a name the Canadian military gave them. Kind of like Air Force One, which is a 747-200, is referred to as the VC-25.
 
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RE: Airbus CC-150 Polaris

Fri Dec 31, 2004 4:58 am

I think it's just the military deignation given to that aircarft by the Canadian Air Force. Similar to how the following are renamed by the USAF:

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RE: Airbus CC-150 Polaris

Fri Dec 31, 2004 1:41 pm

I dont know why but I like the Air Force Names.Sounds good.  Big thumbs up
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