ripcordd
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CO 738 & Guam To China

Fri Apr 13, 2001 2:37 pm

I heard the 738 was going to fly from guam to china approx 4 1/2 hours and then return without refueling how is that possible?......And did you hear that the Chinese charged the 24 hostages a $30 exit visa fee unreal....
 
ripcordd
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RE: CO 738 & Guam To China

Sat Apr 14, 2001 3:33 am

it was a flying time about 10 1/2 hours i heard can this be done?
 
D L X
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RE: CO 738 & Guam To China

Sat Apr 14, 2001 7:40 am

It can be done because there was no cargo. The plane flew there empty, and back nearly empty.

(less weight, less fuel required.)
 
Falcon Flyer
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RE: CO 738 & Guam To China

Sun Apr 15, 2001 12:46 am

10.5 hrs from China to Guam ?!? Yeah, right.
My definition of cool ? Not trying so hard to be cool.
 
777gk
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RE: CO 738 & Guam To China

Sun Apr 15, 2001 1:42 am

The plane was refueled.

Two large tanker trucks were seen on CNN.

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