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by tapairbus370
Sun May 17, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Covid-19 Interesting One-Off Flights
Replies: 61
Views: 8814

Re: Covid-19 Interesting One-Off Flights

http://www.google.com/amp/s/simpleflyin ... ctica/amp/

An HiFly A340 from Uruguay to Australia flew very very close to Antartica..
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I found this article very interesting.

http://www.google.com/amp/s/simpleflyin ... ctica/amp/

An HiFly A340 from Uruguay to Australia flew very very close to Antartica..

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by tapairbus370
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Different flights, unusual visitors.
Replies: 19
Views: 1433

Re: Different flights, unusual visitors.

Several german registered airplanes flying to and from Australia and New Zealand. Not the usual sight!! :)

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by tapairbus370
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Well I guess this thread won´t have any news for some time ........

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by tapairbus370
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Different flights, unusual visitors.
Replies: 19
Views: 1433

Re: Different flights, unusual visitors.

AI planning a few special flights from DEL to LHR between April 4th and Apr 7th, to enable foreign nationals stuck in India to return to their respective countries..... ...sorry, I know this does not meet the criteria of the topic....realized after posting..... It´s interesting information, that´s ...

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by tapairbus370
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: List of Repatriation Flights
Replies: 1
Views: 371

Re: List of Repatriation Flights

viewtopic.php?f=4&t=1443909
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That's also the objectiv of this thread.... viewtopic.php?f=4&t=1443909

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by tapairbus370
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Different flights, unusual visitors.
Replies: 19
Views: 1433

Re: Different flights, unusual visitors.

2 TAM A350 going from Brazil to Denpasar in Indonésia, In two separate days. Not the usual route for this "birds".

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by tapairbus370
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Different flights, unusual visitors.
Replies: 19
Views: 1433

Different flights, unusual visitors.

Please post here some "unsual" flights by an airline for example connecting two points not usually connected, and "unsual" visitors to an airport or airfield. I will start and you'll see what I mean. So, TAP did LIS-LIM-LIS not an usual route and also flew Lisbon - Shangai also n...

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by tapairbus370
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337562

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Why do I keep seeing several flights from european banned countries to the US? Sorry if this was answered here before but it's a long thread. Thank you

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by tapairbus370
Sun Mar 15, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337562

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Ironic how terrorists tried to bring down the western economy nearly 19 years ago and failed, yet one little virus has done twice the damage in only two weeks. Is this the new norm? Are we going to crash the economy and the industry every disease outbreak? Scary times This really show us that the w...

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by tapairbus370
Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Grounding impact on maintenance business.
Replies: 12
Views: 3060

Re: Grounding impact on maintenance business.

crjflyboy wrote:
Of course there will be an effect ... huge ripples across all facets of travel related industries and businesses


Of course there will be an effect, that's obvious, but I was curious about the details.

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by tapairbus370
Fri Mar 06, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Grounding impact on maintenance business.
Replies: 12
Views: 3060

Grounding impact on maintenance business.

Will this grounding of so many airframes have any impact on maintenance companies? I mean, how many hours were not flown already because of this situation? More than a million already no? This is surely postponing some schedule maintenace of the non flying airframes. Of course planes have to be kept...

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by tapairbus370
Tue Feb 25, 2020 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211616

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

scbriml wrote:
Waterbomber2 wrote:
Some of us have suggested an early and temporary suspension of all flights, globally.
It would have been so much cheaper, easier and less disruptive than what is about to happen next.


To whom did you suggest this?



It was suggested here, in this thread.

I believe that's what he's refering.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Feb 02, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211616

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

Does anyone have an ideia of of many flights are, until now, suspended?

My question is, next week, february 3 until february 9, how many flights are suspended?
I know it´s not an easy question, but an ideia??

Thank you

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which event will join together the biggest number of head of state planes in the same place at the same time?
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Re: Which event will join together the biggest number of head of state planes in the same place at the same time?

I'd say G20 brings the most together. Taking BNE in 2014 as an example, we got some pretty cool primary and support aircraft. https://australianaviation.com.au/2019/12/from-the-archives-brisbane-airport-and-g20-traffic/ Okay, but don´t you really think that, for example, the funeral of Queen Elizab...

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jan 18, 2020 12:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which event will join together the biggest number of head of state planes in the same place at the same time?
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Which event will join together the biggest number of head of state planes in the same place at the same time?

Hello, The tittle says it all. Which will be the biggest event, let´s say... in the next 20 years for example, that will concentrate the biggest number of head of state or representatives and of course their presidential/state air transportation? For example for me it will be the funeral of some pre...

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by tapairbus370
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

A few flights coming up for this weekend's league fixtures across various countries: - Bayern München will fly back from Berlin to Munich on Sunday with Private Wings, using 2x Dornier 328. - Borussia Dortmund is off to Augsburg (AGB) tomorrow with MHS Aviation, also on a couple of Dornier 328s. - ...

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by tapairbus370
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH600 Frankfurt to Tehran returning to Frankfurt
Replies: 84
Views: 18162

Re: LH600 Frankfurt to Tehran returning to Frankfurt

N757ST wrote:
There’s a lot of evidence now that the crash in Iran was an accidental shoot down. With that in mind I doubt anyone is going to assume the liability of operations in that theater until safety can be assured.



Can you indicate your source please, honest request.

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by tapairbus370
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 15940

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2020

9H-MIP will fly to Jeddah for the Spanish supercup with Atletico de Madrid onboard.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Jan 05, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 15940

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2020

HiFly´s A380 flew yesterday, in the afternoon, Beja-Madrid, if Flight radar is correct it´s still there.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Dec 29, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair shrinking fleet - withdrawing 737-800s from service
Replies: 41
Views: 15145

Re: Ryanair shrinking fleet - withdrawing 737-800s from service

Maybe they will lease some frames in the peak season in summer. If that´s the case it will be interesting to see some different airlines doing Ryanair flights and flying to some destinations where they usually don´t fly. (attention spotters). Maybe even from outside Europe (south hemisphere perhaps)...

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by tapairbus370
Wed Dec 25, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Where there any special flight regarding the FIFA World cup club Final, between Liverpool and Flamengo in Qatar, or to the match Lazio-Juventus for the Italian Supercup in Saudi Arabia??

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by tapairbus370
Tue Nov 26, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Last Sunday there were some flights from Lima to Rio de Janeiro, some happpy Flamengo fans onboard.

Some Latam A320 and A330 and a GOL 737 with the Flamengo team onboard.

Were there any flights with Argentinian fans?

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by tapairbus370
Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

AirOntario thank you for you contribution. Keep it coming.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mauritania Airways Fleet?
Replies: 9
Views: 2425

Re: Mauritania Airways Fleet?

Very interesting post. Thanks for sharing all this information.

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by tapairbus370
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Stratolaunch Discussion Thread
Replies: 284
Views: 99645

Re: Stratolaunch Discussion Thread

https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/10/11/s ... Eko2lvdbvE


some fresh news about this amazing machine.
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https://spaceflightnow.com/2019/10/11/s ... Eko2lvdbvE


some fresh news about this amazing machine.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: QF1420 landing with a damaged tyre
Replies: 6
Views: 2662

QF1420 landing with a damaged tyre

Did a small search and dind´t find nothing so if it´s repeated please delete.


Have you seen this? Do you have more information on it?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=66&v=ZvxeXl5n5D4

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by tapairbus370
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: High altitude, high speed bird strikes
Replies: 18
Views: 4106

Re: High altitude, high speed bird strikes

Check the record for the highest birdstrike. You'll be surprised.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Aug 25, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Dutch Club AZ-Alkmaar's oponent FC Mariupol used a rare AN-74 to fly to Groningen (probably due to slot constraints at AMS) . It was operated by motor-sich of Uktraine. Picture of the AN74TK-200 at GRQ. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EB2d5SYW4AABMAc?format=jpg&name=medium From GRQ's twitter accoun...

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by tapairbus370
Fri Aug 23, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Embraer KC-390 News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 193
Views: 47535

Re: Embraer KC-390 prospects

I don't get the logic on this proposed acquisition for the USCG. The C-27Js were essentially brand new when handed off to the USCG, entering the fleet only 3 years ago. The USCG already has an aircraft in comparable size to the KC-390 in the form of existing H and new J C-130s. With the CN235s appro...

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by tapairbus370
Sat Aug 17, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Liverpool went home after their win in the European Supercup in a B767 with South African registration. Don´t remember the company know.

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by tapairbus370
Mon Aug 12, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Revenue L-1011
Replies: 34
Views: 10663

Re: Last Revenue L-1011

tapairbus370 wrote:
According to the following page (It´s Wikipedia, I know), the last comercial flight was operated this year, 2019, in January!!

I really don´t know what to think....true or not??



Forgot the page

[url]http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_L-1011_TriStar[url]

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by tapairbus370
Mon Aug 12, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Revenue L-1011
Replies: 34
Views: 10663

Re: Last Revenue L-1011

According to the following page (It´s Wikipedia, I know), the last comercial flight was operated this year, 2019, in January!!

I really don´t know what to think....true or not??

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by tapairbus370
Mon Aug 12, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Last Revenue L-1011 Flight
Replies: 2
Views: 933

Re: Last Revenue L-1011 Flight

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IP05DjM0vFk in 2013 still flying
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Don´t know for sure and couldn´t find out but, check the following and if you discover anything else let us know.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockheed_L-1011_TriStar it says it was this year, but....

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IP05DjM0vFk in 2013 still flying

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

I saw on Flightradar24 several flights leaving Cairo to Algiers, some Air Algerie B738 and A330 and a Air Tassili B738. Also a Air Charter B735 from Cairo to Ghardaia, also in Algeria. Didn´t see nothing going to Senegal. I guess they were related with the final of the African Cup, played last night...

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by tapairbus370
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Estelar + Hi Fly: A380 on CCS-EZE route?
Replies: 34
Views: 7869

Re: Estelar + Hi Fly: A380 on CCS-EZE route?

viewtopic.php?p=21509471#p21509471
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Gazdon121 wrote:
There is a thread all about this A380 already active with routes etc




GAZDON121 You are absolutely right,

Check this out guys, viewtopic.php?p=21509471#p21509471

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by tapairbus370
Wed Jul 10, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Not exactly the World Cup or UEFA Champions League, but this appears to be the fan charter for New Mexico United supporters heading to tonight's US Open Cup match against Minnesota United FC. The charter sold out 180 seats in under seven minutes, which is impressive for a team that's in the second ...

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by tapairbus370
Tue Jul 09, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

jandro4321 wrote:
Looks like US Women's National Team is heading home on GainJet SX-RFA



I thought they returned to the USA right after the game.
I guess they wanted to do some tourism ....? :smile:

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by tapairbus370
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Air X Charter,, 9H-YES, B737-500, is now (at this moment) flying the CFR Cluj team from Bucharest to Astana for a Champions League game, 1st qualifying round, against FC Astana.

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by tapairbus370
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 40151

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019

Just noticed that the HiFly A380 flew CDG - TNR (Madagascar) yesterday (30th June). I have no further info at hand - anyone know who this was for? LHRlocal It was for Air Madagascar, as indicated by the MDG ICAO code in the flight number. Looks like one of their A340's is taking a few days off :) H...

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by tapairbus370
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Madagascar supporters arrived this morning at Cairo to support their team in the match against DRC in the Round of 16 of the CAN 2019. They flew with the HiFly A380. Some photos of this will be interesting, I think I haven´t seen before the A380 in Cairo. The match will start at 17:00 GMT (if I´m no...

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Hello all,

today we have 3 important football final matches!!

Copa America 2019 Final
Fifa Women's World Cup Final
Gold Cup 2019 Final

Will any of these matches have any special flights with fans??

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by tapairbus370
Thu Jun 20, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737NG: Nearing The End Of Final Commercial Production
Replies: 34
Views: 12047

Re: B737NG: Nearing The End Of Final Commercial Production

So this means that eventually we´ll get to a situation where Boeing won´t be delivering new B737 to a costumer (civilian at least), for a while....that should be the first time in many many many years, no??

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by tapairbus370
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Yes, that will be interesting to know, and also any flight for the "Copa America" and for the final of the Women world cup!!

Anyone?

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-225 Flight Schedule
Replies: 4
Views: 8260

Re: An-225 Flight Schedule

Theré´s a facebook page managed by some fans. Look for it, they have very good, up to date, and reliable information.

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jun 08, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58863

Re: Football Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

Does anyone knows if the women world cup will have any charter fans flights?

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by tapairbus370
Sat Jun 01, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why do Iranian Carries use very old aircraft?
Replies: 53
Views: 8290

Re: Why does Iranian Carries use very old aircraft?

[*]

Seabear wrote:
They could presumably buy new aircraft from Russia or China that contain no Western content.



Can you name a model that fit this criteria?

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