dc10tim
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Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Sun May 26, 2013 3:40 pm

Does anyone know the anticipated arrival time into MAN of G-TUIA this Friday? Details seem very hard to come by....

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Tim.
Obviously missing something....
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Sun May 26, 2013 3:51 pm

It's scheduled into MAN at 11:00 as TOM9768
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Sun May 26, 2013 4:16 pm

Quoting RedSnapper (Reply 1):
It's scheduled into MAN at 11:00 as TOM9768

Great! I guess I can go see it before I leave for London on friday 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Sun May 26, 2013 9:00 pm

It was on its 9th flight yesterday (2-Boeing, 7-Customer +/-) -- hopefully its finally done and ready for delivery.
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Mon May 27, 2013 3:23 pm

What is the confiquration/?
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Mon May 27, 2013 3:51 pm

Quoting EASTERN747 (Reply 4):
What is the confiquration/?

2-3-2 in Premium Economy (47 seats) with 38" seat pitch. Economy 3-3-3 with 33" or 34" seat pitch (244 seats).

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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Thu May 30, 2013 6:15 pm

Flight plans in the hopper for ZA317:

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/TOM9768
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 9:41 am

And arriving home:



[Edited 2013-05-31 03:04:58]
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 9:49 am

Are you sure that is an interior shot of the TOM 787 I thought premium was 2-3-2 thats only 2-2-2

Cheers
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 9:57 am

Yes I'm sure, it was tweeted by someone onboard the delivery flight.
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:00 am

That's not Thomson...

Edit: Referring to pictures which have since been deleted

[Edited 2013-05-31 03:09:08]
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:02 am

G-TUIA just landed on 23R.

http://oi40.tinypic.com/161nlgk.jpg
Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:07 am

Quoting Boeing77w (Reply 10):
That's not Thomson....

Yeah, it turns out to be a reference picture.

Anyway, here is a picture of the landing:

http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BLlfUneCQAIGI4t.jpg:large
Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:14 am

http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BLlgCX-CcAAgDGG.jpg:large
Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:22 am

Will Thomson be doing any PR today cant wait to see inside this bird!
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:26 am

Entry into service details can be found here, including crew familiarisation flights:

http://www.airportspotting.com/thomson-787-entry-service-details/
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:35 am

http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BLlj7tLCUAAZTFs.jpg:large
Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 10:40 am

Quoting flywrite (Reply 15):
Entry into service details can be found here, including crew familiarisation flights:

http://www.airportspotting.com/thoms...ails/

Interesting they are all delivered into MAN but the first training flight is out of LGW will they not be training out of MAN at all?
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 11:13 am

Looks very nice in the new TUI livery. Has a slight BMI look to new livery.

Flight global comments on delivery to MAN....

http://www.flightglobal.com/news/art...iner-arrives-in-manchester-386527/
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 11:54 am

Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 11:56 am

New livery suits it very well.
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 12:00 pm

Looks like TUIB is going to take a different route back to the UK!
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Fri May 31, 2013 12:52 pm

Ok, here is a real picture of the cabin.

http://pbs.twimg.com/media/BLl-MQMCMAIWqAZ.jpg:large
Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Sat Jun 01, 2013 1:04 pm

Looking forward to flying the Thomson 787 25/06 LGW - HER. It's been a long time coming!
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Sat Jun 01, 2013 1:48 pm

Congrats to Thomson so their first 787, would be great to have them in LGW!
the interior looks great too.
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Thu Jun 13, 2013 5:58 am

A TOM 787 will carry its first 'passengers' today from MAN to LGW and back
We'd like to welcome in particular our Executive Club members and those joining us from our Oneworld alliance partners.
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Thu Jun 13, 2013 6:22 am

Quoting APYu (Reply 25):
A TOM 787 will carry its first 'passengers' today from MAN to LGW and back

Indeed. BY 787 leaving MAN @ 13:00 and the return, also BY 787, leaving LGW @ 16:00.
Cheers
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Thu Jun 13, 2013 8:35 am

It's TOM 787 not BY. That was the old Britannia prefix.
 
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Thu Jun 13, 2013 10:10 am

BY is the iata code, TOM is icao code

[Edited 2013-06-13 03:11:41]
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RE: Thomson 787 Delivery On 31/05

Thu Jun 13, 2013 5:29 pm

Close, but no cigar http://vine.co/v/OjqeYWWpVWK

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