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by 747classic
Tue Dec 27, 2022 10:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022
Replies: 167
Views: 69554

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

Since 747classic has not posted this yet, there were two recent 777F deliveries this month LN1729 B-18776 China Airlines Cargo (Taiwan) LN1730 B-222V China Cargo Airlines (Mainland) With these two, the total of all 777 deliveries now stands at 1700. I was several days out of action, serious flu. He...

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by 747classic
Sat Dec 24, 2022 9:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Boeing 747-8 getting dismantled.
Replies: 58
Views: 12995

Re: First Boeing 747-8 getting dismantled.

While the final built 747-8 just rolled off the assembly line and made her first flight, about 2000 kilometers south, the first 747-8 is getting dismantled. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FkVEMRfWYAEG4YH?format=jpg&name=medium https://twitter.com/aviationbrk/status/1604911055364272128 Source is ac...

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by 747classic
Fri Dec 23, 2022 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022 - 2023

N863GT was ferried to Portland, via Moses Lake, for paint at 21 December, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N863GT/history/20221221/2000Z/KMWH/KPDX N863GT, KPDX, Dec 21th 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FkkHuKZakAIyBt6?format=jpg&name=large https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FkkHuKaaMAADApi?fo...

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by 747classic
Sun Dec 18, 2022 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022 - 2023

LN1574 N863GT First Flight December 18 (with correct ADS-B identifier 0xABDAA4) : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE704/history/20221218/1741Z/KPAE/KMWH N863GT, after landing of the first flight, KPAE, December 18th 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FkSBMPAaMAARpum?format=jpg&name=4096x4096...

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by 747classic
Fri Dec 16, 2022 7:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

N805SJ, a Skybus DC-8F is showing as currently resting on the ramp of Caldwell, NJ...having operated there out of Teterboro, NJ....... Can a DC8 land/take-off on a 4500x80 foot runway? Could this be a Flightaware typo? Minimum runway width (FAA and ICAO) = 45 m (approx 148 ft) for the DC8 series, s...

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by 747classic
Wed Dec 14, 2022 6:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022 - 2023

N863GT first engine start. L/N 1574, N863GT, KPAE, 13 December 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Fj5HqGgaEAEOEHI?format=jpg&name=large Original uploaded by Matt Cawby at twitter, see : https://twitter.com/mattcawby/status/1602797432051740672 According Matt delivery flight for the last 747 is sche...

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by 747classic
Tue Dec 13, 2022 10:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

The next for FedEx, N284FE, made her first (B1) flight with callsign BOE678, just after N285FE at the same day (Dec 12th), see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N284FE/history/20221212/1935Z/KPAE/KPAE N284FE, KPAE, 12 December 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Fj1UMqKaEAATcMF?format=jpg&name=...

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by 747classic
Tue Dec 13, 2022 9:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

N285FE, the next for FedEx, made her first (B1) flight at 04 December with callsign BOE677, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N285FE/history/20221204/1744Z/KPAE/KPAE Aircraft data : L/N 1291 C/N 63140 B767-300F N285FE FEDEX (VT677) N285FE, returning to Paine Field after the second test flig...

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by 747classic
Sat Dec 10, 2022 7:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022
Replies: 167
Views: 69554

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

Double 777F first (B1) flights at 9 December 2022 : CHINA AIRLINES CARGO, B-18776, made her first (B1) flight with callsign BOE315, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE315/history/20221209/1900Z/KPAE/KPAE B-18776, KPAE, Dec 9th https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjkoVl6acAAClB-?format=jpg&name...

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by 747classic
Thu Dec 08, 2022 10:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

N617FE, an 11F took a hard strike below the aft bulk compartment door in MEM and has been down since 11/22 with a will-advise of 12/13. Currently in heavy mx and getting cannibalized parts, and in danger of missing the majority of peak at this point. Tailstrike or did someone hit it with a loader? ...

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by 747classic
Thu Dec 08, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Boeing KC-46 News, Production and Delivery Thread
Replies: 308
Views: 35252

Re: Boeing KC-46 News, Production and Delivery Thread - 2022

The first KC-46A of LOT 7, with tail number 16084, indicating FY 21. 21-46084, KPAE, Everett Modification Center, 7 December 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjagvJHaAAAy48V?format=jpg&name=large Original uploaded by Matt Cawby at twitter, see : https://twitter.com/mattcawby/status/1600643540929...

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by 747classic
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:50 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: USAF VC-25B News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 336
Views: 4091

Re: AF-1 construction question

Those two airplanes will be pretty well gutted in the conversion I would think. All of the avionics will be changed out to what ever the military wants. They are likely only reusing the shell of those aircraft. AFAIK both aircraft will be FAA certified, like the current VC-25A's. The basic system l...

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by 747classic
Thu Dec 08, 2022 8:21 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: USAF VC-25B News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 336
Views: 4091

Re: AF-1 construction question

Those two airplanes will be pretty well gutted in the conversion I would think. All of the avionics will be changed out to what ever the military wants. They are likely only reusing the shell of those aircraft. AFAIK both aircraft will be FAA certified, like the current VC-25A's. The basic system l...

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by 747classic
Wed Dec 07, 2022 9:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

The official pictures https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjWpjfCaAAAeIS_?format=jpg&name=4096x4096 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjWpjd4aUAACx85?format=jpg&name=4096x4096 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjWpjfCaEAAjueD?format=jpg&name=4096x4096 Original uploaded by Boeing Airplanes / Paul Weatherman ...

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by 747classic
Wed Dec 07, 2022 9:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

Another shot of the roll-out : https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjWNWV9aUAA1JKr?format=jpg&name=large Original uploaded by Howard Slutsken at twitter, see : https://twitter.com/HowardSlutsken/status/1600340668848930816 And a video, see : https://twitter.com/HowardSlutsken/status/1600341736639074304

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by 747classic
Wed Dec 07, 2022 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

ROLL-OUT OF THE LAST 747. :cry: N863GT, KPAE, 08:05 PM, 6 December 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FjWbTkDaUAAIN7j?format=jpg&name=large Original uploaded by Matt Cawby at twitter, see : https://twitter.com/mattcawby/status/1600356077648084993 Aircraft data : L/N 1574, 747-8F, RC704, Atlas Air ...

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by 747classic
Tue Dec 06, 2022 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777-300ERSF Freighter News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 455
Views: 112904

Re: 777-300ERSF Freighter News and Discussion Thread

https://cargofacts.com/allposts/convers ... arly-2023/
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First flight of IAI's "big twin" 777-300ERSF has been delayed to January 2023, see (paywall) : https://cargofacts.com/allposts/convers ... arly-2023/

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by 747classic
Tue Dec 06, 2022 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N30 ... /CYYC/KMEM

At December 05th , N306FE was back in (peak)action.
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UA444 wrote:
N306FE ferried back to MEM from YUL yesterday. Probably no damage.


N306FE ferried YYC-MEM at December 03th, see: https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N30 ... /CYYC/KMEM

At December 05th , N306FE was back in (peak)action.

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by 747classic
Mon Dec 05, 2022 9:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N28 ... /KPAE/KPAE

Aircraft data : L/N 1291 C/N 63140 B767-300F N285FE FEDEX (VT677)
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N285FE, the next for FedEx, made her first (B1) flight at 04 December with callsign BOE677, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N28 ... /KPAE/KPAE

Aircraft data : L/N 1291 C/N 63140 B767-300F N285FE FEDEX (VT677)

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by 747classic
Fri Dec 02, 2022 10:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS Fleet Thread
Replies: 243
Views: 76462

Re: UPS Fleet Thread

Any (inside) info available of the number of UPS 767-300F aircraft (incl. delivery month's, registrations and/or serial numbers) to be delivered in 2023, besides the to be converted N396UP. ? The order of Dec 21th 2021 for 19 UPS B767F aircraft mentioned : delivery between 2023 and 2025 Latest info...

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by 747classic
Fri Dec 02, 2022 8:59 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question on ICAO 24-bit identifier
Replies: 3
Views: 1275

Re: Question on ICAO 24-bit identifier

As mentioned in the Boeing 747 Production thread, there is a new-build, as yet undelivered 748F making test flights at Boeing using an incorrect 24-bit ICAO identifier on ADS-B out. Flight tracking websites suggest this aircraft is using 0xA83F8C(= N630UP) instead of 0xABD6ED(= N862GT). I believe t...

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by 747classic
Fri Dec 02, 2022 8:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

N862GT, customer acceptance flight , November 18th, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE703/history/20221118/1700Z/KPAE/KPAE On adsbexchange, I saw this Nov 18 BOE703 flight was still using the wrong identifier 0xA83F8C which maps to N630UP on ADS-B. It has been incorrect since the very fi...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 30, 2022 9:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

FedEx MD-10 in Calgary had a #1 engine fire on startup. Crew evacuated via slides. https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/301913 The article is not very clear, no fire warning at the flightdeck and visible flames from the engine during/after startingis indicates a tailpipe fire. QRH: fuel selector of...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 30, 2022 7:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

N286FE delivery flight to Indianapolis at November 29th with callsign FX9035, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N286FE/history/20221129/2015Z/KPAE/KIND N286FE, pictured at a customer acceptance flight at Nov 23th, see Matt Cawby's Paine field blog : http://paineairport.com/images/kpae20349b....

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by 747classic
Tue Nov 29, 2022 11:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777-300ERSF Freighter News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 455
Views: 112904

Re: 777-300ERSF Freighter News and Discussion Thread

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1464623
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The Mamouth program is discussed in detail here : viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1464623

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by 747classic
Sat Nov 26, 2022 9:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question RE: PW4077 powered 777s
Replies: 6
Views: 2228

Re: Question RE: PW4077 powered 777s

The high power PW4000-112 inch series was designed with titanium fan blades, while both GE and RR used far lighter composite fan blades to lower the centrifugal forces. To lower the weight of the titanium fan blades , special hollow titanium fan blades were designed. In time it showed that the PW fa...

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by 747classic
Fri Nov 25, 2022 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777-300ERSF Freighter News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 455
Views: 112904

Re: 777-300ERSF Freighter News and Discussion Thread

November is nearly done. Any news on this? IAI has still a few days left to perform the first flight of the 777-300ERSF, but it's "all quiet on the IAI front", an indicator that the program is slipping futher behind the original schedule : STC certified at the end of 2022. IAI is still in...

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by 747classic
Fri Nov 25, 2022 10:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022
Replies: 167
Views: 69554

Re: Boeing 777 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N70 ... /KPAE/KCVG
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N707GT was delivered to Cinccinati at 21 November with callsign 5Y9723, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N70 ... /KPAE/KCVG

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by 747classic
Fri Nov 25, 2022 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An 742 (#EX-47001) engine fire after takeoff at MFM
Replies: 6
Views: 2691

Re: An 742 (#EX-47001) engine fire after takeoff at MFM

Pefect, Very quick operational decision for a 3 engine ferry, seen the very limited repair possibilties at Macao due covid restrictions. On top a that : a three crew , 4 engined aircraft with a F/E on board is far more flexible in non normal operation(s) Note : IAI is one of the engine MRO's still s...

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 24, 2022 7:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N646UA: High Age 767 Potential Corrosion Issue?
Replies: 87
Views: 26181

Re: N646UA: High Age 767 Potential Corrosion Issue?

But the question remains : are there more aircraft stripped and painted in the same time frame by the same contractor or is this a one-off event ? Was the SOP wrong at the contactors facility or was this a human error, with QA missing this. The aircraft must have been operated for a considerable tim...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 23, 2022 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022
Replies: 613
Views: 198490

Re: Boeing 787 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

Saw the following article not mentioned in this thread. "Boeing’s SC 787 plant calls in West Coast engineers on production fixes" See : https://www.postandcourier.com/business/boeings-sc-787-plant-calls-in-west-coast-engineers-on-production-fixes/article_ad79fab6-65be-11ed-a4c2-af6ca37fe15...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 23, 2022 7:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

SADLY, ONLY ONE TO GO ! N862GT delivery flight towards Miami at 22 November with callsign 5Y9721, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/GTI9721/history/20221122/2000Z/KPAE/KMIA N862GT, KPAE, November 22th 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FiNTT1jaMAAz_pi?format=jpg&name=4096x4096 https://pbs....

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by 747classic
Sat Nov 19, 2022 4:23 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The manufacturing of the current 767
Replies: 12
Views: 2585

Re: The manufacturing of the current 767

On the 767-300Fs they now have the Rockwell Collins Large Display Systems and associated avionics installed. They were originally installed a few years ago after the aircraft was delivered using a Supplemental Type Certificate by Rockwell Collins at UPS and Fedex but Boeing and Rockwell Collins hav...

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by 747classic
Sat Nov 19, 2022 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

N862GT, customer acceptance flight , November 18th, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE703/history/20221118/1700Z/KPAE/KPAE N862GT, nice "mirror" livery, KPAE, Nov 18th 2022. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Fh423dOaYAAEF2_?format=jpg&name=large Original uploaded by Matt Cawby at ...

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by 747classic
Sat Nov 19, 2022 7:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

The third Maersk Air Cargo 767-300F, N493MM, to be operated by Amerijet International, delivery flight at 18 November towards Miami, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N493MM/history/20221118/1600Z/KPAE/KMIA N493MM, KPAE, 18 November 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Fh4rCcKaUAA0tEI?format=jpg...

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by 747classic
Fri Nov 18, 2022 7:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-8 Production/Deliveries - 2022 - 2023
Replies: 447
Views: 123393

Re: Boeing 747 Production/Delivery Thread - 2022

Atlas Air 747-8F N862GT was moved to the Delivery Center this afternoon (Nov 17th), scheduled for a customer flight November 18. N862GT, KPAE, November 17th 2022 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FhzW2MdaUAA48vu?format=jpg&name=large Original uploaded by Matt Cawby ay twiiter, see : https://twitter.co...

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 17, 2022 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

Firing order update : L/N 1281 C/N 66869 B767-300F N264FE FEDEX (VT672) “Mathis” L/N 1282 USAF KC-46A (VH084) Lot 7, #1/15, L/N 1283 C/N 66868 B767-300F N265FE FEDEX (VT673) “Jacqueline” L/N 1284 USAF KC-46A (VH085) Lot 7, #2/15 L/N 1285 C/N 63138 B767-300F N287FE FEDEX (VT674) “Aubrey” L/N 1286 USA...

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 17, 2022 9:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
Replies: 107
Views: 33544

Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N28 ... /KPAE/KMWH

Aircraft data : L/N 1289 C/N 63139 B767-300F N286FE FEDEX (VT676)

No picture yet !
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The next for FedEx, N286FE, made her first (B1) flight at November 13th with callsign BOE676, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N28 ... /KPAE/KMWH

Aircraft data : L/N 1289 C/N 63139 B767-300F N286FE FEDEX (VT676)

No picture yet !

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 16, 2022 10:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

TAB CARGO had purchased an ex Fed Ex DC-10-30. in 2012 I was told it’s not a DC-10 but an MD-10. Would Fed Ex sell one of their youngest MD-10’s back in 2012. Whoever had the idea to buy that plane was aircraft savvy. I was under the impression it wasn’t converted that’s why it was sold. Is it an M...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 16, 2022 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

TAB CARGO had purchased an ex Fed Ex DC-10-30. in 2012 I was told it’s not a DC-10 but an MD-10. Would Fed Ex sell one of their youngest MD-10’s back in 2012. Whoever had the idea to buy that plane was aircraft savvy. I was under the impression it wasn’t converted that’s why it was sold. Is it an M...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 16, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo Peak 2022/23
Replies: 53
Views: 10033

Re: Air Cargo Peak 2022/23

On top a that , only the activation of the stored ex LH MD11F N649FE has been completed in 2022 (it took approx 8 months !)
The FedEx activation plans for N647FE and possibe one more (ship 646 or 648) before the 2022 peak, are canceled , due the predicted soft demand.

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 16, 2022 12:30 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Boeing KC-46 News, Production and Delivery Thread
Replies: 308
Views: 35252

Re: Boeing KC-46 News, Production and Delivery Thread - 2022

The last KC-46A of LOT #6 (20-46083) has been pictured at the Everett Modification Center. See : http://kpae.blogspot.com/2022/11/paine-field-november-15.html Aircraft data : L/N 1280 C/N xxxxxx B767-2C 20-46083 USAF KC-46A (VH083) Lot 6, #12/12, tail 06083 BDS USAF LOT #6 was ordered at January 202...

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by 747classic
Wed Nov 16, 2022 12:12 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Boeing KC-46 News, Production and Delivery Thread
Replies: 308
Views: 35252

Re: Boeing KC-46 News, Production and Delivery Thread - 2022

462 and 464 are used to check the AAR is working correctly on the new-builds. I doubt they'll ever be delivered unless Boeing stops selling them. 461 463 and 842 probably nothing happening with those until 008 and 010 have left the nest. 010 has been painted for some time but I think 008 was still ...

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by 747classic
Mon Nov 14, 2022 2:10 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: B-21 Rolling out on Dec.2
Replies: 64
Views: 13972

Re: B-21 Rolling out on Dec.2

https://aviationweek.com/defense-space/ ... -mysteries
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Nice detailed article from Aviationweek, including the differences between the B21 and B2, see :
https://aviationweek.com/defense-space/ ... -mysteries

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by 747classic
Sun Nov 13, 2022 2:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS Fleet Thread
Replies: 243
Views: 76462

Re: UPS Fleet Thread

https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquir ... mberResult and fill in "378UP"
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767-300F N378UP, owner "Boeing Company", has been added to the FAA registry with serial number 67920, will be delivered in 2023 ?
See : https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquir ... mberResult and fill in "378UP"

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 10, 2022 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1788
Views: 370081

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Some detailed info about all the checks/repairs that have to be completed at certain flt hour/ cycle thresholds at the 767 series See PDF file : https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwinv6O1yaT7AhVMLewKHcrHA5gQFnoECAoQAQ&url=https%3A%2F%...

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 10, 2022 10:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS Fleet Thread
Replies: 243
Views: 76462

Re: UPS Fleet Thread

Any (inside) info available of the number of UPS 767-300F aircraft (incl. delivery month's, registrations and/or serial numbers) to be delivered in 2023, besides the to be converted N396UP. ?

The order of Dec 21th 2021 for 19 UPS B767F aircraft mentioned : delivery between 2023 and 2025

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 10, 2022 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS Fleet Thread
Replies: 243
Views: 76462

Re: UPS Fleet Thread

Yes those gas guzzling 787 engines.Along with the fact that the 747 took off with one million pounds. Certified at 990k pounds. This is an aircraft that is in demand. A 747 generates over a million bucks in revenue per trip Why do you think companies are dragging out 40 year old 747-200F out of sto...

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by 747classic
Thu Nov 10, 2022 9:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022
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Re: Boeing 767 Production / Activity Thread - 2022

Totally missed her : N291FE, the next for FedEx, made her first (B1) flight at Oct 18th 2022 with callsign BOE675, see : https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N291FE/history/20221018/2000Z/KPAE/KPAE Delivery flight to Indianapolis at 8 November 2022 with callsign FX9035, see : https://flightaware.com/...

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