deltairlines
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Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 12:06 am

I was wondering what everyones favourite plane is. Mine are the Concorde and Boeing 777 (any model). Thanks!!!

Jeff
BOS, LAX, LGA, LHR
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 12:10 am

Mine is the MD-11... Instead of explaining the reasons why it is my favorite plane, I will pose this rhetorical question; what is there not to like about the MD-11? :)
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 12:12 am

Mine are:

Piston: Douglas DC-7B

Turboprop: Lockheed L-188 Electra

Jet: Lockheed L-1011

Jet runner-up: Boeing 727

Bob Bradley
Richmond, VA
Fly Eastern's Golden Falcon DC-7B
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 12:22 am

My favorite plane has always been the Majestic Jumbo 747. I also like the L-1011 and the Md-11.

I am waiting to get on the 777, and the A330/A340.

Take Care,

Rob
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 12:46 am

Guess what, Jeff....MD-80, of course! But i have to admit I´m not very objective on this matter...

Martin, Vienna, Austria
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 1:57 am

Boeing 767-300ER, or the A-340
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 3:11 am

Mine is the B767. And also the A319
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 11:42 am

My favorite plane to fly in is the DC-10. It's a great aircraft, and very comfortable. As for standard-body planes, I would probably have to say the 737-800, which I flew on for 3.5 hours last week. It was pretty nice on the inside, but we'll see if it stays that way after being in service for 10 years!
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 3:12 pm

iD HAVE TO SAY i LOVE THE a340
aLSO, i LIKE THE 747-400, AND a319
tHANKS A LOT
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 4:29 pm

Here are my fave planes in order from best to less-best:

1. Boeing 777
2. Boeing 747-400
3. Boeing 747 classic
4. Airbus A340
5. Aribus A330
5. Boeing 767-300
6. Boeing 767-400ER
7. Boeing 737 next generation
8. Boeing 757
9. MD-11
10. Airbus A320 family.
11. Airbus A300-600R/310-300
12. Boeing 707
13. DC-10
14. L1011

 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 4:42 pm

The airbus A340!
Also, the A320 & A319, and the GE powered A300B4( i have a strange attraction to this aircraft - don't know why yet!)

From the boeing Camp,
the 737-300 (the ng's didn't rub off on me as well)
And the 767-200

Oh, and the L1011 even though it's basically dead is worth mentioning. It was once very glamorous.
The 747 is ofcourse always nice to travel on as well, and how i do like the rear half of the 747. with RR engines for 400s and PW engines for classics.
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 7:58 pm

My favourite is the MD-11, because of the comfort, performance and the THREE engines.
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Mon May 10, 1999 8:09 pm


Hi, my favourite airplanes are:

Piston: Any Lockheed Constellation/Super Constellation/Starliner ones.

Prop: Electra

Stage 1 jets: CV880/990
Stage 2 jets: 707-320B and DC-8-55
Stage 3 jets: MD-91

Wide body: L1011-500

Russian: IL62
CV990, the Maserati of the skies!
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 1:04 am



My name says it all!

Convairs forever !
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 3:55 am

DC-10-All.....I really like the MD-80 for narrowbody aircraft too...
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 4:28 am

My favourite is the Boeing 707. It's like wine, it just gets better with age.
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 12:17 pm

I fly a jetstar, which is pure joy.
But of any airplane in the world.....the p-51 Mustang!
all about power and sound
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 12:36 pm

I like the old Boeing 727-200, but my alltime favorite is the Boeing 767-300ER.

Jay,
Miami,Fl
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 8:00 pm


Thai Airways, Air France, British Airways, Qantas, Cathay, Lufthanza

B747-400
B777-200
B777-300

A330s
A340s
 
deltairlines
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 10:18 pm

Well, I came in here today (right now im in London, THE DELTA 777 RULES) and I knew half of your guys favorites.

Jeff
BOS, LGA, LHR, LAX, MTA
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 11:05 pm

airliner: MD11 or L1011
bizjet: G-II or C-500
bizprop: Merlin B
regional: ERJ-135
regionalprop: EMB-120

See ya later,
Camille
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Tue May 11, 1999 11:37 pm

Hey guys (and girls!)
My favorties are the L-1011 tristar B744 and 777


Jonas
Joystick for flightsim. Yokes for real planes.
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Wed May 12, 1999 1:57 am

THe 747-400 and the 757-200.
"History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or timid." D. Eisenhower
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Wed May 12, 1999 3:43 am

Planes that I have flown:

757 & 319

Plane that I would like to fly on:
777
 
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RE: Fav Plane

Thu May 13, 1999 2:44 am

I would have to say the B757/767 are the two best aircrafts built by Boeing.

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