runway27right
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Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Tue May 17, 2005 5:56 am

Anyone know what plane that Brice Springsteen is using for his current tour?

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FlyingTexan
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Tue May 17, 2005 6:22 am

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Singing ‘…unrecognizable to myself on the streets of Philadelphia…’

Actually, I don’t know. I would be interested as I am a huge fan of The Boss (as well as a huge fan of the pictured airline). I thought it would be appropriate if Southwest used that song in an ad campaign when they started Philly, for one to overcome the sensation that they only serve secondary airports

Coincidently, you snapped that pic at your home airport in The City of Brotherly Love.

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jumbojet
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Tue May 17, 2005 7:14 am

funny thing, I am a huge fan of Bruce myself. Though I dont know the type of plane he flies on, I would assume that Sony provides, to his disposal, plane and pilot. Probably something small and fast!
 
runway27right
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Tue May 17, 2005 7:49 am

Well, I guess I'll find out tomorrow. He plays here in Philly (Upper Darby actually) . I have heard it's a DC9. Just like to know if he has titles on the thing. U2's Vertigo tour plane visited this weekend. A nice repaint of an AC Jetz A319.


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timeair
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Tue May 17, 2005 9:54 am

Actually RUNWAT27RIGHT, it is an AC JETZ A320 configured w 52 J class seats with full electronics package for entertainment incl Plasma screen TV.
AC JETZ fin 405, and has been to OAK/SJC/SJD/SXM and many other locations, I am amazed it hasn't been snapped more by our A.netters..will post itin when I find out more!
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jumbojet
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Tue May 17, 2005 10:40 pm

anybody have more information on this topic?
 
runway27right
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Wed May 18, 2005 6:15 am

Well in didn't show up at PHL or PNE. So I guess he bussed it from NY.
BTW, it's RUNWAY27RIGHT. I don't know what a RUNWAT is.
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320tech
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RE: Springsteens Tour Plane Question

Wed May 18, 2005 7:25 am

AC JETZ fin 405

Actually AC 402 C-FPWE, an ex-Canadian Airlines airplane.
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