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by gulfstream
Sat Aug 25, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: LHR runways.
Replies: 2
Views: 733

Re: LHR runways.

Thanks CrisKen

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by gulfstream
Fri Aug 24, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: LHR runways.
Replies: 2
Views: 733

LHR runways.

Can any one tell me how far apart the centre lines of Heathrow's two runways are.
Thanks.

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by gulfstream
Mon May 02, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings
Replies: 201
Views: 21646

RE: Irish 6/16: Dreams With Wings

The Transaero 737 which arrived SNN 20 September 2015 has been painted in Kam Air colors and is due to depart tomorrow 3 May for Kharkiv.

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by gulfstream
Tue Feb 02, 2016 10:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: 1970's Bound Copies Of Flight International
Replies: 0
Views: 2859

1970's Bound Copies Of Flight International

Local library in Brunswick Maine has a non profit used book store that has bound copiers of Flight International in excellent condition. Name of bookstore is Twice Told Tales 11 Pleasant Street Brunswick ME 04011. It is opened Mon-Sat 10-4. Call ahead to see if they still have some in stock. 207-725...

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by gulfstream
Sun Oct 18, 2015 6:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 18/15: It Just Keeps Getting Better!
Replies: 206
Views: 19286

RE: Irish 18/15: It Just Keeps Getting Better!

Boston incident 17 October. <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym>-135 arrived Boston at 1320 local time. Aircraft was 757-200 <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym>-LBS. Upon arrival at stand at Terminal E aircraft was struck by the air bridge. Damage was thought to be minor...

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by gulfstream
Tue Aug 04, 2015 11:47 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Engine Setting.
Replies: 15
Views: 5171

Engine Setting.

Often wondered what percent of total engine power is used when a jet aircraft is at cruise altitude. For example when flying Boston- Shannon at 390 v the west bound at the same altitude.

Thanks for any insight.

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by gulfstream
Thu Jul 02, 2015 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 4
Replies: 203
Views: 21832

RE: Boston Aviation - Part 4

jcarv

Many thanks for sending this information.

Gulfstream

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by gulfstream
Thu Jul 02, 2015 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 4
Replies: 203
Views: 21832

RE: Boston Aviation - Part 4

Can anyone tell me the tail number of tonights 7-1-15 Delta flight 63 BOS to LHR.
Thanks.

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by gulfstream
Thu May 21, 2015 7:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Favorite U.S. Airline Paint Schemes From The 60's?
Replies: 12
Views: 2174

RE: Favorite U.S. Airline Paint Schemes From The 6

Northeast Yellowbird was outstanding!

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by gulfstream
Sun Dec 14, 2014 12:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Part 2
Replies: 207
Views: 22881

RE: Boston Aviation Part 2

This topic need to be kept alive. Go BOS

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by gulfstream
Sat Sep 27, 2014 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation
Replies: 204
Views: 19121

RE: Boston Aviation

Turkish Airlines in Boston. What type of aircraft and frequency of service?

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by gulfstream
Thu Feb 06, 2014 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 2/14: Raindrops Keep Falling On My Boeing!
Replies: 200
Views: 33162

RE: Irish 2/14: Raindrops Keep Falling On My Boeing!

Question as to <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym>-<acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym> service. I know the 75 's are leased in but are the flight crew and cabin staff Are Lingus? Thanks for cla...

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by gulfstream
Sun Jun 02, 2013 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 7/13: Airborne Dreaming
Replies: 197
Views: 23846

RE: Irish 7/13: Airborne Dreaming

Flew Business class <acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym> - <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> #135 this past Wednesday on <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym>-DUO. Inquired of cab...

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by gulfstream
Thu Jan 03, 2013 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 1/13; Brave New World
Replies: 219
Views: 43723

RE: Irish 1/13; Brave New World

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BrianDromey" class="quote" target="_blank">BrianDromey</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yes I a...

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by gulfstream
Sat Nov 03, 2012 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New England Patriots London Trip
Replies: 15
Views: 3545

RE: New England Patriots London Trip

Well said clrd4t8koff. Thanks for clarifying the matter.

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by gulfstream
Thu Nov 01, 2012 6:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New England Patriots London Trip
Replies: 15
Views: 3545

RE: New England Patriots London Trip

Thank you all for the information above.

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by gulfstream
Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New England Patriots London Trip
Replies: 15
Views: 3545

New England Patriots London Trip

Can anyone tell me what airline and type of aircraft were used to take the New England Patriots to London this past week.
They did a remarkable job getting back to Boston prior to the storm.
Thanks.

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by gulfstream
Fri Mar 30, 2012 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 5/12: ILS Established, Gear Down, Flap 30
Replies: 214
Views: 35988

RE: Irish 5/12: ILS Established, Gear Down, Flap 30

It would appear that yesterday was a challenging day for Are Lingus operations. <acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym>-<acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> rotation cancelled due to lack of aircraf...

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by gulfstream
Thu Mar 29, 2012 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 5/12: ILS Established, Gear Down, Flap 30
Replies: 214
Views: 35988

RE: Irish 5/12: ILS Established, Gear Down, Flap 30

Anyone know why <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym> has advised that todays <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> - <acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym> <acronym title="Aer Lingus (...

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by gulfstream
Mon Sep 12, 2011 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 19/11 - The Happy Flying Thread
Replies: 238
Views: 16087

RE: Irish 19/11 - The Happy Flying Thread

Fastest eastbound flight <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym>-<acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym> I have flown the route over 30 times. The fastest flight I have been on was December 26-27 1993....

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by gulfstream
Thu Feb 05, 2009 1:43 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Problems With Newsletter
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Problems With Newsletter

Just wondering if anyone else was having problems getting the newsletter on a regular basis,
For the past two months it has been hit or miss --mostly miss.
I do want to thank in advance anyone can fix the problem.
Gulfstream

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by gulfstream
Sat Jan 31, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Report The Bugs Here - Part 2
Replies: 237
Views: 4779

RE: Report The Bugs Here - Part 2

After reading through this thread I find I have a much more basic problem in that I no longer am sent the newsletter. Problems began gradually about a month and a half ago with missing newsletters a few days a week. Despite renewing my First class membership a couple of weeks ago the problem went fr...

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by gulfstream
Sun Feb 10, 2008 3:07 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Is This A Good Match Of Camara And Lens
Replies: 4
Views: 5047

RE: Is This A Good Match Of Camara And Lens

Interesting suggestions. How long has the Canon 100-400 L f4-5.6 lens been in production? The other question is if the use of a converter will impact the functining of the <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug (Iceland)">IS</acronym> in any way. Ed ?

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by gulfstream
Sat Feb 09, 2008 9:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Is This A Good Match Of Camara And Lens
Replies: 4
Views: 5047

Is This A Good Match Of Camara And Lens

Have decided to upgrade my vintage <acronym title="Far East Air Transport (Taiwan)">EF</acronym> 100-300 telephoto that is old enough to vote and buy a <acronym title="Far East Air Transport (Taiwan)">EF</acronym> 70-200 f/4 L <acronym title="Island Airlines (USA) and Eagle Air/Arnaflug (Iceland)">I...

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by gulfstream
Sat Jan 12, 2008 11:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Is USM Or L Glass
Replies: 13
Views: 6187

RE: 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Is USM Or L Glass

I have been reading this thread with interest and am wondering if you made a decision as to which lens to buy? I am faced with the same question hence the interest on my part. You have been given good advice and the reference to the thread Need Help on Canon 70-300mm <acronym title="Island Airlines ...

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by gulfstream
Tue Jan 09, 2007 11:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus MD-11 BOS-SNN Today
Replies: 63
Views: 13375

RE: Aer Lingus MD-11 BOS-SNN Today

Any word on what the techinal problem was that caused the delay this time? I fly the Boston /Shannon sector several times a year and have been delayed at Shannon for several hours while Aer Lingus maintaince corrects a fault before we depart for Boston. Have also seen a case where the plane arrives ...

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by gulfstream
Mon Sep 04, 2006 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus A330 At ORD
Replies: 19
Views: 6253

RE: Aer Lingus A330 At ORD

Any word yet of the cause for <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> being out of service at <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</a...

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by gulfstream
Sun Nov 27, 2005 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems
Replies: 24
Views: 7609

RE: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems

Good one. certainly more intellegent than what was offered by Kidat57 and Boobnwa

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by gulfstream
Sun Nov 27, 2005 7:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems
Replies: 24
Views: 7609

RE: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems

Thank you Btriple7 for your intelligent response. I agree that Aer Lingus does an excellent job with what they have to work with. I fly <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym>-<acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland"...

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by gulfstream
Sun Nov 27, 2005 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems
Replies: 24
Views: 7609

RE: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems

It was Aer Lingus flight # 133 due to leave Dublin either yesterday or today just before noon Irish time stopping in Shannon before flying to Boston. Sorry I can't be more specific Cadet.

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by gulfstream
Sun Nov 27, 2005 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems
Replies: 24
Views: 7609

Aer Lingus Transalantic Equipment Problems

Another instance either yesterday or today of Aer Lingus having to delay a flight 8 hours to lease in a replacement aircraft. Seems as if this is becoming a regular event as the small transatlantic fleet doesn't appear to have much, if any, reserve capacity. It would also appear that the high utiliz...

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by gulfstream
Sat Jun 25, 2005 8:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus SNN To BOS Returns To SNN
Replies: 8
Views: 4547

RE: Aer Lingus SNN To BOS Returns To SNN

I am starting to think this web site is a joke.Legitimate questions are ignored only thing of interest seems foolish questions such as pararall runways seem to get responses. Where are the Irish observers who pounce on everything Irish? Am rethinking membership as it's simply not worth the money. I ...

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by gulfstream
Fri Jun 24, 2005 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus SNN To BOS Returns To SNN
Replies: 8
Views: 4547

RE: Aer Lingus SNN To BOS Returns To SNN

 <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/confused.gif" alt="confused" border=0>  Thought my query on why E 133 had to return to <acronym title="Shannon (SNN / EINN), Ireland">SNN</acronym> yesterday was straight forward. Is there a news blackout re: Aer Lingus matters or is it a general la...

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by gulfstream
Thu Jun 23, 2005 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus SNN To BOS Returns To SNN
Replies: 8
Views: 4547

Aer Lingus SNN To BOS Returns To SNN

Anyone have any details as to the problem that caused EI-133 which was headed to Boston yesterday, 22 June, to return to Shannon.
Which 330 was it?

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by gulfstream
Sat Jun 18, 2005 6:08 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Canon EF 100-300 1:5.6
Replies: 1
Views: 5833

Canon EF 100-300 1:5.6

What kind of results can one expect using my old lens with a 300D. Appreciate your comments.

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by gulfstream
Fri Jun 17, 2005 4:06 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: New York Times Today June 16
Replies: 1
Views: 3102

New York Times Today June 16

As information the Times has an interesting article on the fist page of it's Business Section. A Pro Camera That Amateurs Can Afford.
Interesting article on the Nikon D50 due next week.
Any thoughts as how it will compare with the new Rebel?

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by gulfstream
Sat Jun 04, 2005 12:50 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Boston-Logan Photography
Replies: 3
Views: 2281

RE: Boston-Logan Photography

Flpuck6 Thanks for the information. Very helpful.

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by gulfstream
Tue May 31, 2005 5:15 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Boston-Logan Photography
Replies: 3
Views: 2281

Boston-Logan Photography

Can anyone advise if it is still possible to do some photography from the top floor of the Terminal B car park at Logan? I know it was closed for a while after 9/11 and don't know the current status.
Are there any other photo locations at the airport for someone who is there without a car?
Thanks

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by gulfstream
Tue Mar 08, 2005 7:32 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Just Ordered A Canon 350D
Replies: 38
Views: 3871

RE: Just Ordered A Canon 350D

I saw the 350D at Best Buy in South Portland, Maine on Saturday March 5th. They had 3 of them in stock and were not displaying them as they are pushing to sell the 300. Great looking it is noticeably smaller and lighter than the 300D. I put my old <acronym title="Far East Air Transport (Taiwan)">EF<...

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by gulfstream
Wed Mar 02, 2005 12:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cheesy Airport Names: Jetport, WorldGateway...
Replies: 47
Views: 6708

RE: Cheesy Airport Names: Jetport, WorldGateway...

Could anyone tell me what the W in PWM stands for. I assume the P is for Portland and the M for Maine but W ? No PWM predates W.

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by gulfstream
Mon Feb 21, 2005 6:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al To Lease 744
Replies: 23
Views: 6438

RE: El Al To Lease 744

Dry and wet leases are straight forward but I have hear the term damp lease. Can anyone tell me what that is?
Thanks

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by gulfstream
Fri Feb 18, 2005 10:18 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Latest: Canon Digital Rebel XT
Replies: 24
Views: 6325

RE: Latest: Canon Digital Rebel XT

Will it still accept the <acronym title="Far East Air Transport (Taiwan)">EF</acronym> lenses and what is the expected cost. I bought a 300D last week and am feeling gutted as I had more than a hunch that something like this was going to happen. If all else fails I have a well proven ,if now antiqua...

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by gulfstream
Fri Feb 11, 2005 3:36 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 300D Upgrade/replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 2332

RE: 300D Upgrade/replacement

I want to thank everyone who responded to my question. VIR380 you were right on target with your observations. I did buy the 300D on Tuesday. Thanks Tony.
Gulfstream

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by gulfstream
Fri Feb 11, 2005 3:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Engine Power Setting At Cruise
Replies: 11
Views: 23681

RE: Engine Power Setting At Cruise

I want to thank everyone for taking the time to respond. Very helpful.
Gulfstream

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by gulfstream
Sat Feb 05, 2005 8:28 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 300D Upgrade/replacement
Replies: 8
Views: 2332

300D Upgrade/replacement

By current standards the current Canon digital rebel - 300D has been on the market for a long time. Does anyone have any information that Canon will be introducing an upgrade or replacement for the 300D anytime soon?

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by gulfstream
Wed Feb 02, 2005 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Baltimore Airport To Be Renamed?
Replies: 99
Views: 8743

RE: Baltimore Airport To Be Renamed?

TMI sounds like a medical procedure but sounds fine.

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by gulfstream
Wed Feb 02, 2005 6:54 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Engine Power Setting At Cruise
Replies: 11
Views: 23681

Engine Power Setting At Cruise

I an aware that there are different ways of calculating engine power that go beyond my capabilities but I have often wondered what percentage of available power is used at cruise assuming takeoff is 100%. I frequently fly Aer Lingus between Boston and Shannon and can't help but wonder how much is be...

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by gulfstream
Wed Feb 02, 2005 6:46 am
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: 300D With A EF 100-300 1:5.6
Replies: 1
Views: 3138

300D With A EF 100-300 1:5.6

Am considering the purchase of a 300D anyone have any experience with the 300D and my trusty old EF.
Thanks in advance for any feed back.
Gulfstream

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by gulfstream
Wed Jan 05, 2005 1:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus A330 Ground Incident
Replies: 39
Views: 14919

RE: Aer Lingus A330 Ground Incident

News from Ireland this morning is that service has returned to normal. Does anyone know the status of the two damaged 330's <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym>-<acronym title="Clark Field - Diosdado Macapagal International (CRK / RPLC), Philippines">CRK</acronym> and <acronym title="A...

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by gulfstream
Tue Jan 04, 2005 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aer Lingus A330 Ground Incident
Replies: 39
Views: 14919

RE: Aer Lingus A330 Ground Incident

This incident highlights Aer Lingus operating a fairly intense schedule to the US from Ireland using it's seven A330's. One of the planes involved in the incident <acronym title="Aer Lingus (Ireland)">EI</acronym>-<acronym title="Clark Field - Diosdado Macapagal International (CRK / RPLC), Philippin...

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