OHLHD
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EK040 BHX-DXB Diverts To VIE

Sat Oct 14, 2006 2:24 am

EK 40 from BHX to DXB has just diverted to VIE d/t an cracked windshield.

Just received a call from a friend of mine that the windshield will be repaired all night and pax taken to hotels.

A/C is B772, but have no reg.
 
dean
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RE: EK040 BHX-DXB Diverts To VIE

Sat Oct 14, 2006 8:02 am

I heared it also. Originally they wanted to land in BUD, but at FL100 they decided to go to VIE.
 
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RE: EK040 BHX-DXB Diverts To VIE

Sat Oct 14, 2006 8:42 am

Quoting OHLHD (Thread starter):
A/C is B772, but have no reg.

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airlinefreak1
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RE: EK040 BHX-DXB Diverts To VIE

Sat Oct 14, 2006 9:54 am

guys ,

any one have news on the EK40 on the 14th of October ? im due to fly in 12 hrs to DXB from BHX on EK40 on the 14th , and im worried due to acft shortage , i might get an old A330 or an old B772 ?
any ideas of they have a spare retrofitted B772 with ICE ? or any clarfications on what knock on effect this might have ??


i have specifaclly paid extra to get on EK40 purely to get ICE ....
cheers
 
OHLHD
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RE: EK040 BHX-DXB Diverts To VIE

Sat Oct 14, 2006 5:04 pm

Quoting Airlinefreak1 (Reply 3):

They are about to leave VIE at 10:00 Lt to DXB.


Which should be soon actually  Smile
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