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by co38
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Odds of buying older generation jets like 707, DC-10/MD-11?
Replies: 56
Views: 7223

Re: Odds of buying older generation jets like 707, DC-10/MD-11?

If I had the cash I’d buy the Saudi VIP MD-11. What happened to I that aircraft anyone know? If I remember correctly they’ve been placed in “storage” at an airport in Saudi Arabia (Jeddah?) seen with some of its doors open meaning a ton of sand has accumulated pretty much everywhere inside the plan...

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by co38
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Volotea flown last B717 commercial flight
Replies: 61
Views: 24455

Re: Volotea flown last B717 commercial flight

Are there any B717 simulators in Europe or did they send all their pilots twice a year to the US for PCs/OPCs?

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by co38
Wed Oct 07, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wizz Air News and Discussion Thread - 2020
Replies: 1007
Views: 142594

Re: Wizz Air News and Discussion Thread

Interesting. Thanks for the hint. Would that apply for future Wizz crews based at OSL?[/quote] Yes it will, eventually. The only way they MAY get around this would be to keep changing crews by flying them in and have them fly the Norwegian domestic routes as part of their roster. Which is what I exp...

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by co38
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Class Airlines - new name for Thomas Cook Scandinavia
Replies: 17
Views: 9943

Re: Sun Class Airlines - new name for Thomas Cook Scandinavia

My wild guess was SunJet Airlines. Would have been a nice hint to their past with SunJet being the nickname to Scanair's DC-10 which was also nicely written on the nr 2 engine. I guess I was'nt too far off. Sun Class Airlines is a pretty good name for their charter airline product. Congrats to Mr St...

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by co38
Thu Sep 26, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2019
Replies: 103
Views: 30885

Re: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2019

Will the Thomas Cook bankruptcy affect the sale and lease prices of A321 and A332 now that 34 and 7 frames respectively suddenly enters the market? Will the TC 332 be valued at the lower end of the scale since they are in charter config (all economy, a few of the also have economy+ seats)? I guess a...

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by co38
Sat May 18, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2019
Replies: 103
Views: 30885

Re: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2019

Thanks for starting these threads!

Do you have any info about B717?

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by co38
Sat Mar 24, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 773ER vs A346 for private use (yes, another A340 post)
Replies: 11
Views: 1844

Re: 773ER vs A346 for private use (yes, another A340 post)

None of the above. You're not going own a commerical jet any time in the near future. What a useless comment for this thread. If you were to win the Powerball and setting a new jackpot record in the process and would get a lump sum payout of around 800mill then you could buy whatever commercial jet...

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by co38
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian 3q results
Replies: 35
Views: 5901

Re: Norwegian 3q results

Annoying that they struggle with getting overflight rights over Siberia ... It's even more annoying that "Norwegian" is expecting Norwegian tax payers to pay for Norwegian politicians to lobby for interests of an Irish airline (NAI). Just like when the Norwegian minister of transport went...

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by co38
Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair running out of pilots? FR cancels 110 flights (09/12)
Replies: 162
Views: 29226

Re: Ryanair running out of pilots? FR cancels 110 flights (09/12)

[quote="eamondzhang"]This is what happens when you pay pilots with minimum wages, use third party labour company to be rid of as much benefits as you can, etc. Sometimes pilots even have to pay for their type ratings, so guess what happens to their pilot sources. I know for a fact that pil...

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by co38
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2017
Replies: 51
Views: 55874

Re: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2017

Do you have any info about the 737-600? I know SK recently have gotten rid of quite a few of them and have also purchased one off lease.

Thanks for creating these threads! Always enjoy them:-)

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by co38
Tue Oct 25, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S Unions to drop opposition against Norwegian if......
Replies: 15
Views: 2831

Re: U.S Unions to drop opposition against Norwegian if......

Well how ethnocentric, imperialistic and slightly racist of them. Because the crews are Thai they're automatically inferior? We better tell TG, or any foreign carrier who doesn't exclusively employ the nationalities we like that they can't fly here then. What BS, they have absolutely nothing to pro...

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by co38
Wed Sep 21, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAS A321LR
Replies: 38
Views: 11476

Re: SAS A321LR

I've been hoping for this since the 321LR was unveiled. But SAS does need a new order for NEOs to make this a reality. As mentioned earlier the current order was meant to (barely) replace the ARN based NGs. Routes I (hopefully) could see be launched with 321LR would be: 2nd daily OSL-EWR 2nd daily A...

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by co38
Tue Aug 30, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair's Plan with its 737-700
Replies: 3
Views: 2729

Re: Ryanair's Plan with its 737-700

A 737-700 is a lot cheaper to purchase than an -800. Im pretty sure they got it dirt cheap as I recall its one of the earliest 737NGs out there. I know southwest seem to collect -700s but other than that I don't know many operators who are really wanting to buy them. Also, FR are probably gonna make...

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by co38
Mon Jun 06, 2016 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation Part 3
Replies: 310
Views: 54138

RE: Nordic Aviation Part 3

The media reports they parked two aircrafts recently, but I've heard it was actually 3. 1 -300 and 2 q400s.

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by co38
Thu May 26, 2016 9:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oslo-Rygge's (RYG) Fate To Be Decided Today.
Replies: 12
Views: 5379

RE: Oslo-Rygge's (RYG) Fate To Be Decided Today.

Im pretty sure they won't do a u-turn. They just use this as an excuse to close the base and at the same time flipping the bird to Norwegian authorities. They probably realize they are about to loose the Cocca trial in the Supreme Court and that the verdict will dramatically change their employment ...

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by co38
Wed May 18, 2016 6:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian With New Video About Their Operation
Replies: 68
Views: 7336

RE: Norwegian With New Video About Their Operation

I also wonder if the DOT know that the Thai crew working on US bound flights are exempted from providing proof of no criminal record as EVERY ONE else working on (at least) Norwegian registered aircraft have to provide to the Norwegian CAA before one is given the security clearance to have access to...

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by co38
Wed May 18, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian With New Video About Their Operation
Replies: 68
Views: 7336

RE: Norwegian With New Video About Their Operation

Creating jobs mostly for Thais that is. As far as I know they are not allowed to use Thai cabin crew on flights to the US. In fact, only a few weeks ago Bjørn Kjos were quoted as saying only US based crew (Americans) were crewed on flight to the US. This is a plain lie. I honestly don't know how man...

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by co38
Mon May 09, 2016 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Alitalia To Dry-lease 2 EY A-345s
Replies: 58
Views: 21963

RE: Rumor: Alitalia To Dry-lease 2 EY A-345s

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/VCEflyboy" class="quote" target="_blank">VCEflyboy</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)"...

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by co38
Tue Apr 26, 2016 10:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation Part 3
Replies: 310
Views: 54138

RE: Nordic Aviation Part 3

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Someone83" class="quote" target="_blank">Someone83</a> (<a href="#80" class="quote">Reply 80</a>):<br/><i>Do you mean <acronym title="Oslo - Gar...

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by co38
Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hangar Queens
Replies: 18
Views: 6817

RE: Hangar Queens

I believe. <acronym title="Hemus Air (Bulgaria)">DU</acronym>'s <acronym title="Lybian Arab Airlines">LN</acronym>-LNA is the queen of their <acronym title="Oslo - Gardermoen (OSL / ENGM), Norway">OSL</acronym> hangar. It always puts a smile on my face every time I see it in there and a euroatlantic...

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by co38
Wed Apr 06, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Air Looking To Hire Turkish Pilots
Replies: 12
Views: 4471

RE: Norwegian Air Looking To Hire Turkish Pilots

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mortyman" class="quote" target="_blank">Mortyman</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Norwegian Air Shuttle expects during 2016 ...

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by co38
Thu Mar 10, 2016 8:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation Part 2
Replies: 219
Views: 31184

RE: Nordic Aviation Part 2

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SKAirbus" class="quote" target="_blank">SKAirbus</a> (<a href="#158" class="quote">Reply 158</a>):<br/><i>To me <acronym title="Qatar Airways">Q...

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by co38
Thu Mar 10, 2016 8:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FR Converts Only B737-700 To Corporate Jet
Replies: 33
Views: 12028

RE: FR Converts Only B737-700 To Corporate Jet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>the 60 2-2 seats are probably ligh...

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by co38
Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Bigger Than SAS On OSL
Replies: 12
Views: 2839

RE: Norwegian Bigger Than SAS On OSL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Mortyman" class="quote" target="_blank">Mortyman</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>In not too long Norwegian will be located ...

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by co38
Tue Jan 05, 2016 8:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First 787 Sent To The Desert
Replies: 36
Views: 35320

RE: First 787 Sent To The Desert

Im guessing it could be one of these two:
http://www.controller.com/listings/a...ft/manufacturer/boeing/model/787-8

For sale: $165mill and $290mill

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by co38
Fri Aug 07, 2015 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian 763 On LAX-LIH
Replies: 9
Views: 6652

RE: Hawaiian 763 On LAX-LIH

So i guess The load bearing capability listed on airnav.com (especially regarding rwy17/35) is inaccurate? If I'm reading it right They list 250k lbs as max loading on dual tandem aircraft for rwy 17/35. Kinda low weight for a 767... <a href="http://www.airnav.com/airport/PHLI" target="_blank">http:...

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by co38
Sat Apr 11, 2015 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2015
Replies: 68
Views: 55616

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2015

Any info on the 737-600??

I always enjoy these threads! 

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by co38
Sat Apr 11, 2015 9:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2015 - Part 1
Replies: 205
Views: 34325

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2015 - Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/EBGflyer" class="quote" target="_blank">EBGflyer</a> (<a href="#164" class="quote">Reply 164</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Emirates (United Arab ...

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by co38
Sun Aug 10, 2014 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Will Buy Used A380's?
Replies: 205
Views: 35920

RE: Who Will Buy Used A380's?

How bout a life as a combi? Cargo on the main deck, passenger on the upper. Use the lower L1 door as passenger entry door.

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by co38
Tue Jul 29, 2014 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 11073

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014

I noticed a few months ago 2or3 777-300 (non-ER) for sale on controller.com. Any insight of the going rate for a non-ER 773?

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by co38
Mon Jul 28, 2014 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 11073

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Summer 2014

Would it be safe to assume the un-sold early build 788 would go for a lower rate than the 93mill stated as the lowest 788 price? Thanks for creating this thread Laxintl, always enjoy it <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" bor...

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by co38
Wed Jun 25, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Govt Intends To Sell Their Share In SAS
Replies: 49
Views: 11975

RE: Norwegian Govt Intends To Sell Their Share In SAS

According to several media houses Etihad will purchase a 49% stake in Alitalia. Any chance they would do the same with <acronym title="Scandinavian Airlines (Denmark/Norway/Sweden)">SK</acronym>? Isnt Alitalia as badly runned airline as sk with similar debt problems and even closer to bankruptcy as ...

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by co38
Wed Jun 18, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavia Aviation 2014 - Part 6
Replies: 204
Views: 38602

RE: Scandinavia Aviation 2014 - Part 6

The new starting salary for FOs on the 737 with <acronym title="Oslo - Gardermoen (OSL / ENGM), Norway">OSL</acronym> base is 29.940NOK/month with no loss of license insurance the first few years. The new recruits will follow a completely different pay scale than those who have been with the company...

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by co38
Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2014 - Part 5
Replies: 215
Views: 39531

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2014 - Part 5

According to hangar.no, <acronym title="Norwegian Air Shuttle AND Air Djibouti">DY</acronym> is planning construction of a new hangar at osl to primairly house their growing fleet of 787s. Does anyone know where on the airfield? West of DER 01L? (Northwest corner of the airport area) <a href="http:/...

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by co38
Tue Mar 11, 2014 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2014 - Part 5
Replies: 215
Views: 39531

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2014 - Part 5

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KarelXWB" class="quote" target="_blank">KarelXWB</a> (<a href="#76" class="quote">Reply 76</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Is that The l...

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by co38
Fri Feb 28, 2014 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Offering Early Built 787s To Airlines
Replies: 159
Views: 38562

RE: Boeing Offering Early Built 787s To Airlines

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/seabosdca" class="quote" target="_blank">seabosdca</a> (<a href="#103" class="quote">Reply 103</a>):<br/><i>As noted by Stitch in reply 6, the d...

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by co38
Fri Feb 14, 2014 7:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Long Haul Plan B
Replies: 26
Views: 12023

RE: Norwegian Long Haul Plan B

He cant just "buy an airline". According to US laws all Airlines must be atleast 75% domestically owned.
In other words he cant own more han 25% of an US airline. So he wont have a controlling position in his new airline.

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by co38
Tue Sep 17, 2013 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Delta MD90 In ATL?
Replies: 62
Views: 18285

RE: Last Delta MD90 In ATL?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/727forever" class="quote" target="_blank">727forever</a> (<a href="#37" class="quote">Reply 37</a>):<br/><i>So as a recap, realistic burn number...

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by co38
Sun Sep 15, 2013 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last Delta MD90 In ATL?
Replies: 62
Views: 18285

RE: Last Delta MD90 In ATL?

Does anyone know what DL is paying for their second hand MD-90s?

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by co38
Fri Aug 02, 2013 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex United/CA 767-200
Replies: 4
Views: 5484

RE: Ex United/CA 767-200

Are they taking all of them?
Does anyone know the price their paying?

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by co38
Mon Jun 03, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2013
Replies: 38
Views: 28539

RE: Aircraft Values, And Lease Pricing - Spring 2013

How about the B736?

Does anyone know the re-sale value for the baby-boeing?

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by co38
Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair Announces Newark
Replies: 47
Views: 11540

RE: Icelandair Announces Newark

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BigGSFO" class="quote" target="_blank">BigGSFO</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>As far as Scandinavian based airlines go, Ic...

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by co38
Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braathens Returns!
Replies: 13
Views: 8683

RE: Braathens Returns!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Invaders" class="quote" target="_blank">Invaders</a> (<a href="#10" class="quote">Reply 10</a>):<br/><i>Asuming that they buy <acronym title="Wi...

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by co38
Sat Mar 23, 2013 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is SAS/Wideroe Wet Leasing From Air Nostrum?
Replies: 4
Views: 3825

RE: Is SAS/Wideroe Wet Leasing From Air Nostrum?

Theyve been wet-leasing the CRJ since long before January. Its due to capacity shortage (think they wish they could get their hands on a few more Q300s) But I read recently <acronym title="Wideroe (Norway)">WF</acronym> just agreed with SAS they would take over the last three parked ex SASQ400 to co...

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by co38
Tue Mar 12, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Customer A321 With Sharklets
Replies: 15
Views: 18098

RE: First Customer A321 With Sharklets

Will all A319s, A320s and A321s be eligible for a Sharklet retrofit?

Does anyone know what a Sharklet would do for the ACJ319s range? Push it beyond the 6000nm mark?

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by co38
Sun Feb 24, 2013 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is KLM the only passenger MD-11 operator?
Replies: 35
Views: 21499

RE: Is KLM The Only Passenger MD-11 Operator?

Too bad the tri-jets are getting fewer and fewer. But are the <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11s economics that terrible? They have a really cheap purchase cost ($8-10mill), maybe at least Worlds <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 could end up at ACMI speialists like HiFly...

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by co38
Sat Feb 02, 2013 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways 767, Why No Winglets?
Replies: 20
Views: 13517

RE: US Airways 767, Why No Winglets?

Mayby US Air Force would be interested in getting a winglet STC for their 762 tankers. Would increase the tankers endurance.

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by co38
Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2013 - Part 1
Replies: 251
Views: 41116

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2013 - Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/KiwiRob" class="quote" target="_blank">KiwiRob</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>Norwegian Air loses bid for cheaper crews,...

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by co38
Wed Dec 05, 2012 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2012 - Part 4
Replies: 92
Views: 15397

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2012 - Part 4

I saw what looked like a B757 standing at the old terminal at OSL this evening (Dec 4th)

Does anyone know who it belongs to? Lady Gaga perhaps?

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by co38
Tue Oct 30, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Airlines Really Close To Bankruptcy
Replies: 72
Views: 26488

RE: Scandinavian Airlines Really Close To Bankruptcy

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/okobjorn" class="quote" target="_blank">okobjorn</a> (<a href="#63" class="quote">Reply 63</a>):<br/><i>The Swedish stock exchange suspended all...

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