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chrisnh
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2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:22 pm

Sunday's outbound JAL 7 is stuck in Boston because of an inoperative PA system. It is now parked next to a China Air Lines 744 cargo jet that is among a dozen or so JFK diversions...DL 744, LA 763, Jamaica 738, and many more.

Today's JAL 8 is an hour out (JA827J), so that will make two JAL 787s on the deck in Boston today for a short while.
 
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RE: 2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Mon Nov 12, 2012 8:15 pm

Looks like today's flight 7 left an hour late. And yesterday's flight is underway finally too. Rough days for JAL in BOS.
 
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RE: 2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Mon Nov 12, 2012 10:30 pm

Quoting chrisnh (Thread starter):
Sunday's outbound JAL 7 is stuck in Boston because of an inoperative PA system

Wow, of all the things that you never knew could cause an AOG situation...   
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RE: 2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Mon Nov 12, 2012 11:22 pm

I would imagine that at first, a broken PA doesn't sound worthy of grounding a plane over. But when you consider that it's the way a crew communicates with passengers, the PA rises to the top of the list of safety things a plane ought not leave without. Either that, or hope everyone knows sign language.
 
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RE: 2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Tue Nov 13, 2012 3:11 am

They can't use a megaphone?
 
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RE: 2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Tue Nov 13, 2012 3:55 am

Quoting wjcandee (Reply 4):
They can't use a megaphone?

I would imagine that this would be a loud and effective way to disenchant potential future customers- but I'm new here and not sure if your post was serious or not.
Never has gravity been so uplifting.
 
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RE: 2 JAL 787s At Boston Now

Tue Nov 13, 2012 4:18 am

Quoting WinstonLegthigh (Reply 5):

It was probably meant as a joke, but it's hard to tell on here.   

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