777kicksass
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AA MD-11s

Fri Oct 27, 2000 7:20 pm

How many do they currently use? What routes?

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Max
 
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RE: AA MD-11s

Fri Oct 27, 2000 10:19 pm

Max, I believe that AA is down to about 8 or so MD-11's.Last time I looked several were assigned to LHR routes ( maybe not by now), the DFW-SCL service and maybe MIA-EZE? Not many left. All going to Fed-ex. Several threads on this several weeks ago. Check them out.
 
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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 12:33 am

As I recall, AA uses the MD-11 for:

DFW-NRT
DFW-MIA
DFW-LHR

I'm not aware of any others, unless it's cargo or they're being leased out. Last I heard they had 10.
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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 12:57 am

AA cannot operate DFW-LHR, maybe its LGW you were meaning.
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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 1:24 am

DFW-LGW is right, although they sometimes switch it so that DFW-FRA gets the MD11 and DFW-LGW gets a 777 in addition to a 763.
 
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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 1:40 am

They pop up in LAX every now and then too. I've seen several there over the course of the summer...

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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 1:47 am

Actually, DFW-LGW gets both a 777 and an MD-11 as well as a 763. DFW-FRA gets an MD-11 as well. DFW-NRT has been serviced by a 777 for well over a year now.
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contrails
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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 5:14 am

1. I was wrong on LHR. It is indeed DFW-LGW.

2. There are 2 flights from DFW to NRT. The first one uses a 777, the second a MD-11 (at least as of a few weeks ago).

I'll be posting an offical fleet roster shortly. Look for "AA Fleet Roster".

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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 5:25 am

All MD11 flights are currently based at DFW and will remain that way until the fleet is retired.

Current routes

DFW-FRA
DFW-LGW
DFW-GRU
DFW-SCL

Current aircraft fleet is at 8 a/c with the next one leaving the fleet 12/15/00.

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RE: AA MD-11s

Sat Oct 28, 2000 6:19 am

The MD-11 on DFW-NRT is actually a JAL flight codeshared with AA.
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