ATAIndy
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Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 9:46 am

I was just poking around on FlightAware and saw that a Skybus bird was in IND this afternoon, can anyone confirm this, or is it just a FlightAware glitch?

Thanks for any info.
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whappeh
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RE: Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 9:50 am

Maybe they landed on an unused stretch of road, and tried to pass it off as Chicago?
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boeing743
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RE: Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 10:30 am

I was passing thru IND on way home from work around 4pm and not see any Skybus. I could be able to notice it but did not see it.
 
Indy
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RE: Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:19 am

Perhaps in for maintenance?
Indy = Indianapolis and not Independence Air
 
AirOne
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RE: Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 11:55 am

The plane when there to finish some maintence (doing a gear swing), then flew back to CMH
 
mnevans
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RE: Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 12:01 pm

Quoting Indy (Reply 3):
Perhaps in for maintenance?

Possibly.

On a sidenote, not worth starting another topic. Skybus has added YKF as a "market" in their javascript code, among others. Here is a list: AUS , BFI , BLI , BOS , BUR , CEF , CUN , FLL , GSO , INT , LAX , LGB , MCI , MCO , MIA , NAS , NYC , OAK , ONT , PGD , PSM , PVD , RIC , SAN , SGJ , SWF , UST , YKF. Obviously some of these are current destinations or markets, but interesting nonetheless.
 
flyCMH
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RE: Skybus At IND

Wed Aug 08, 2007 1:41 pm

According to FlightAware, the plane was in Indy for about 5.5 hours. It flew in as SKB5000 at around noon and left as SKB5001 at around 5:30PM. I wonder if the maintenance work had anything to do with their CMH-CEF-CMH flight being delayed by about 4 hours today...
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