modesto2
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National 747 @ OAK

Mon May 21, 2012 12:55 am

My friend took a photo of a 747-400 at OAK with "National" titles. Can anyone provide insight about the operator and purpose for its OAK visit? Apparently it's been sitting since Friday 5/18.
 
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RE: National 747 @ OAK

Mon May 21, 2012 5:26 am

Quoting modesto2 (Thread starter):
My friend took a photo of a 747-400 at OAK with "National" titles. Can anyone provide insight about the operator and purpose for its OAK visit? Apparently it's been sitting since Friday 5/18.

National flies cargo.
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RE: National 747 @ OAK

Mon May 21, 2012 12:15 pm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Airlines_(N8)

It was once Murray Air - started with Mitsubishi MU-2 aircraft.
 
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RE: National 747 @ OAK

Mon May 21, 2012 3:38 pm

Operated as NCR919:

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR919

Looks like National operates 3 747-428 BCF

N919CA
N949CA
N952CA

[Edited 2012-05-21 08:48:31]
Direct KNOBS, maintain 2700' until established on the localizer, cleared ILS runway 26 left approach.

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