starstream707
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Alaska Airlines In OKC Today

Sat May 20, 2006 1:34 am

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/ASA9301


Anyone know anything about this? I thought I saw this 734 flying around yesterday evening about 530pm but it was from far enough away I couldn't tell who it was.

[Edited 2006-05-19 18:39:36]
 
OPNLguy
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RE: Alaska Airlines In OKC Today

Sat May 20, 2006 1:47 am

I think AAR does maintenance work for AS, and between that and the oddball 9301 flight number, I'd say what you saw was either a ferry in/out, or a testhop...
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flyinryan99
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RE: Alaska Airlines In OKC Today

Sat May 20, 2006 1:47 am

AS get's their maintenance done by AAR in OKC. Probably for a D check.
 
HikesWithEyes
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RE: Alaska Airlines In OKC Today

Sat May 20, 2006 1:58 am

Quoting OPNLguy (Reply 1):
oddball 9301 flight number

The 9300 series of flight numbers are functional check flights.
Once the aircraft passes, then it will ferry to SEA as a 9000 something
flight number.
AAR does checks on both the MD80s and Boeing aircraft at OKC.
In addition, some check work is done at Abbotsford (YXX) in B.C.
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RE: Alaska Airlines In OKC Today

Sat May 20, 2006 8:43 am

I saw it as I drove in and taxied out around 1630. It had a big Disney world logo on it and was blue. I think it said 50th anny. on the tail but wasn't sure.

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jetmatt777
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RE: Alaska Airlines In OKC Today

Sat May 20, 2006 8:55 am

I didn't see it but thats pretty much scheduled. One comes in every week for a scheduled Checkup. I have see Alatalia here also!

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