Richie72
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Egyptair A332 CAI -SNN Enroute Now ..why?

Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:18 pm

Hi

Egyptair A330-243 (SU-GCG) has just passed over Swindon en route CAI -SNN eta 16h18 (5Mar).

Anyone know what this flight is all about ? Its even loaded in the GDS but for today only...definately not regular?!

Thanks
R
 
indywa
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RE: Egyptair A332 CAI -SNN Enroute Now ..why?

Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:33 pm

http://avherald.com/h?article=44bee7c3&opt=0

Pick up passengers from the diverted 77W
 
spartanmjf
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RE: Egyptair A332 CAI -SNN Enroute Now ..why?

Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:35 pm

Another site is reporting a diversion due to mechanical - basically picking up stranded pax from MS896 - engine shutdown.
"Nuts to the man in 21D!"
 
Richie72
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RE: Egyptair A332 CAI -SNN Enroute Now ..why?

Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:38 pm

Many thanks for the info...wow not everyday SNN has two Egyptian longhaul aircraft on the ground at the same time...!
 
Clydenairways
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RE: Egyptair A332 CAI -SNN Enroute Now ..why?

Mon Mar 05, 2012 4:39 pm

Only 156 pax on a 77W, well i suppose it's off-season.

Quick rescue job all the same.