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NWA DC-10's

Tue Nov 21, 2006 1:06 pm

YEsturday on Nov 19 I was passing buy T3 at PHX and For the first time in a couple of years I saw NWA DC-10 sitting at the gate. What is up with that? was it a one time thing or is it a regular shed flt.
 
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RE: NWA DC-10's

Wed Nov 22, 2006 11:43 am

Sports charter, for the Detroit Lions.

Departed back to DTW Sunday evening after the Cards beat them.
 
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RE: NWA DC-10's

Wed Nov 22, 2006 3:54 pm

where are the DC10's flying to and from now? I want to try and catch a final ride if I can. Get a friend to experience it too. Thanks
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RE: NWA DC-10's

Wed Nov 22, 2006 4:36 pm

Quoting CVG2LGA (Reply 2):
where are the DC10's flying to and from now?

They will be flying MSP-HNL for sure. I'm not sure but about MEM or DTW but they have stopped DC-10 service to Europe from MSP. Be sure to get on a flight by Jan. 8th, 2007. Thats the last flight for the DC-10's. It will be going HNL-MSP.
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RE: NWA DC-10's

Wed Nov 22, 2006 9:12 pm

There is a thread somewhere that the NW DC-10s will be heading to ATA - 9 of them i think 7 of which will be kept operational and the others for parts i would assume. None to be in scheduled service, only charters. Still will be nice to see some life being used in these ones  Smile
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RE: NWA DC-10's

Wed Nov 22, 2006 9:38 pm

Only scheduled route remaining is MSP-HNL.
They are doing some operational subs, as they did an MSP-SEA last week with a DC-10.
Also sports charters and military charters.
 
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RE: NWA DC-10's

Wed Nov 22, 2006 10:42 pm

They ferried a -10 to MZJ Monday. I think they'll look sweet in TZ colors. Hopefully they'll paint them up all the way.
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