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Busiest Control Towers During "Graveyard"

Tue Nov 23, 2004 9:21 am

My guess for the top 5 would be:

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RE: Busiest Control Towers During "Graveyard&

Tue Nov 23, 2004 1:07 pm

Yea also Many of the Asian Airports and DAY too. MIA is pretty busy durring those hours too. Good amount of cargo and some PAX in the early Mourning.
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RE: Busiest Control Towers During "Graveyard&

Tue Nov 23, 2004 1:11 pm

Yep, I'd add a bunch of the Asian airports as well. BOM, for example, though far from the busiest, has 100+ pax movements during a typical graveyard shift. Add to that a bunch of cargo ops as well.
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RE: Busiest Control Towers During "Graveyard&

Tue Nov 23, 2004 1:57 pm

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RE: Busiest Control Towers During "Graveyard&

Tue Nov 23, 2004 10:14 pm

DXB has quite some nightflights, too
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RE: Busiest Control Towers During "Graveyard&

Wed Nov 24, 2004 9:31 am

Don't forget LAS.

America West has its night hub operations to 54 destinations across the country all from approximately 10pm and 1am.

In addition, the countless red-eyes offered by UniTED, US Airways, Continental, AA, Delta, Northwest etc.

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