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What's Up With UAL 6865?

Sun Jul 22, 2012 4:44 am

United Airlines flight no. 6865 seems to be a training or sightseeing flight that occasionally takes off from and lands at the same airport. Does anyone know what is the purpose of this flight?
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RE: What's Up With UAL 6865?

Sun Jul 22, 2012 4:46 am

Most likely that number is being used for test hops after maintenance. The flights are mostly departing and/or arriving at maintenance bases, including TPA and LCQ.
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RE: What's Up With UAL 6865?

Sun Jul 22, 2012 4:59 am

Possibly MM verification flights after work at those MM locations?

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