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More: Mexicana
More: Airbus A318-111
More: Hamburg - Finkenwerder (XFW / EDHI)
More: Germany, August 25, 2005
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D-AUAC (cn 2552) Reg formerly assigned to Frontier 318s but now passed onto this a/c for pre-delivery testing. Would shortly become XA-UBY on delivery.
More: Alastair T. Gardiner
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A visitor from Netherlands posted Sat May 24, 2014:
Wonderful shot, full of action, and the weather which adds to the drama!

A visitor from Netherlands posted Wed January 9, 2013:
In addition to the range issue discussed below; note that BA has operated an A318 service (since 2009/2010?) London LCY-NYC JFK that actually flies non-stop on the way back, on the first leg it stops in Shannon but thats merely because it cannot take off from the short London City runway with the required fuel.

A visitor from France posted Sun February 14, 2010:
Love the rain with the reverses and the landing lights. @ the visitor from Mexico, the A318 has a good range with passengers, so empty, it can do the trip without any problem. Other planes with a shorter range may do a ferry trip with fuel tanks in the cabin, or hopping from island to island, or both.

A visitor from Russian Federation posted Thu June 11, 2009:
Very interesting shot! Landing in rain - is always spectacular!

A visitor from United Arab Emirates posted Thu May 21, 2009:
Lovely picture of European summer! I love to see a/c blasting water, dust etc.

A visitor from Russian Federation posted Thu March 5, 2009:
Beautiful picture!

A visitor from Mexico posted Wed June 18, 2008:
WOW looks awesome all the water behind, hey got a stupid question but i'll ask it : how can they make a A318 go from Europe to Mexico??

A visitor from United States posted Fri October 6, 2006:
Love the rain!

A visitor from Australia posted Tue February 7, 2006:
Beautiful look set in great focus by surrounding bad weather

A visitor from - posted Tue January 24, 2006:

nbot bad !!!!

A visitor from Mexico posted Wed October 26, 2005:
I love those inverters. And flaps in all their majesty.

A visitor from Bulgaria posted Mon October 24, 2005:
Fantastic photo!!!

A visitor from Mexico posted Mon October 10, 2005:
One of the best shots I have seen on Airliners in a while.

Great capture of motion.

A visitor from Sweden posted Mon October 10, 2005:
Superb picture!! Lots of movement!

A visitor from Malaysia posted Mon October 10, 2005:
I'm come from Malaysia

Best shot!

A visitor from United States posted Mon October 10, 2005:
Outstanding! would like to see more rain shots.

A visitor from United States posted Mon October 10, 2005:
Good picture of the backburners and the perfect shot of a wet and cold landing!!

A visitor from United States posted Mon October 10, 2005:
Why would they let a plane takeoff at that airport? It's to wet and slippery!!!

A visitor from Portugal posted Mon October 10, 2005:
Amazing! One of the best I've seen here! Well Done!
Diogo Campos from Portugal

A visitor from Finland posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Wonderful photo!

A visitor from Germany posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Very dynamic shot. Great to see the Babybus blasting the moisture off the runway. Only the Background is a bit shabby - but I give the picture five stars as well.:-)

A visitor from Greece posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Fantastic shot, great timing, rare angle on a short and rumbly phase of a flight!!!

A visitor from China posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Great shot!

A visitor from Russian Federation posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Just grate!

A visitor from United States posted Sun October 9, 2005:
The reverses look great!

A visitor from Iran, Islamic Republic Of posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Very nice shot!Just look at those reverses!!

A visitor from United States posted Sun October 9, 2005:
This is the coolest picture of a plane i have ever seen. I am so excited that Mexico finally got there first plane. i love planes and flying... Dario!! Hey can you fly a plane with only one leg working?

A visitor from Germany posted Sun October 9, 2005:
Great shot of a great baby-bus!

A visitor from Turkey posted Sat October 8, 2005:
Best shot!

A visitor from United States posted Sat October 8, 2005:
Great Shot.


A visitor from United States posted Sat October 8, 2005:
Well done! Amazing capture!

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