Airbus builds damn good harvesters!Jump to post
https://superconstellation.org/images/MV_4JUL_D.pdf Information of the Extraordinary General Meeting of July 4, 2019 [...] HB-RSC "Star of Switzerland" will be dismantled and relocated in the next few weeks. Our Super Connie L-1049, incl. Inventory, will go - retroactive to July 1, 2019 - ...Jump to post
It looks like GE are taking the GE9X is to the Paris Air Show https://www.instagram.com/p/BylWR5xAo3b/ That's a long drive! They'd get there a lot quicker if they fired that bad boy up... I'm Just imagining a flying engine with nothing attached to it just soaring above paris Even a piano can fly if...Jump to post
I wonder why they didnt cancel visitor tours at all right after those accidents...Jump to post
Video of the low pass here:
https://www.austrianwings.info/2019/05/ ... -low-pass/
Niki Lauda died Monday evening in the Unversity Hospital of Zurich. Lauda(motion) today performed a "farewell flight" VIE - VIE with a low pass over VIE's runway 29:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... b#2097ae98
PSAatSAN4Ever wrote:Are the hourly trains between Salzburg and Vienna in addition to longer-distance RailJet services? Or are these part of them?
AV-Herald published an update per May 18 (highlighted in yellow) obviously based on data from the FDR: http://avherald.com/h?article=4c78f3e6&opt=0 In the last third of the report it is mentioned that "... the captain began to apply oscillating pitch inputs with increasing amplitude which c...Jump to post
In a related thread on Salzburg airport's complete (temporary) closure, it was mentioned that Austrian Railways was increasing the number of trains - including, I believe, a non-stop - to Vienna. Then it's a matter of a transfer to the airport. http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t...Jump to post
Jean Leloup wrote:How much service do you usually have in SZG, and are there added frequencies to 'nearby' airports?
SCFA has announced their liquidation after failing to finance necessary restoration works on their L-1049 Super Constellation HB-RSC. https://www.superconstellation.org/en/42-news/96-scfa-to-be-dissolved Sad to see another classic propliner go after LH grounded JU-52 D-AQUI and stopped restoration o...Jump to post
Germany is to order 3 A359 in VIP config. for the governement transport department of the "Bundeswehr", spending approx. 1,2 Billion EUR. The first should be delivered in 2020, the other two by 2022. This is to replace A343's 16+01 and 16+02 currently in charge, which lately suffered minor...Jump to post
Yesterday various Austrian Media reported that Albanian Police had announced the arrest of four suspicous persons. No informations were given regarding the whereabouts of the money. The actual victim is LH-Cargo, which handles OS-Cargo operations since several years. LH-cargo will file an insurance ...Jump to post
Smartwings OK-SWC flew LPA - PRG today!
Even if it was ferry - can there be such an exception from the grounding???
CS-TOV flew ferry LIS-GIG on March 10 on return to lessor.
Turtle flying home:
The photo at this link (and in the press release) shows the 787-9 in Lufthansa, Austrian, and Swiss colors. To me, this would seem to mean that the 787 has been chosen as the group-wide airframe for that category. https://twitter.com/lufthansaNews/status/1105808261100523523 https://pbs.twimg.com/me...Jump to post
https://browse.startpage.com/do/show_picture.pl?l=deutsch&rais=1&oiu=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.peters-christian.de%2Fblog%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2011%2F11%2FFlyNiki_Auto.jpg&sp=4c64df2b128c81fc1c913a6c24ef6314&t=default https://media.gettyimages.com/photos/small-car-with-logo-of-niki-airlin...Jump to post
I cannot write here what my opinion is of guys like Mr. Spohr. It would violate the forum rules.Jump to post
9H-MIP sitting on the ground for quite some time now and gathering dust... :cry: Not sure if only one more would be already too much for Hi-Fly! 9H-MIP collided with a jet bridge at CDG 2 months ago. Maybe it's still being repaired? The damage was obviously fixed rather quickly. 9H-MIP - last movem...Jump to post
So with those 5 Frames coming available on the second Hand Market who could be interested ? Hi-Fly might be an Option but 5 Frames at once might be a bit to much even for them,... 9H-MIP sitting on the ground for quite some time now and gathering dust... :cry: Not sure if only one more would be alr...Jump to post
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zhisRrB ... e=youtu.be
del. 1993 to Aeroflot, tfd. 1995 to Domodedovo Airlines.
Any thoughts or infos about it's planned future?
My son flew OE VIE - STN last Saturday: 1 hour delay.
Back today evening: Almost 2 hours delay. He missed the last public ground transportation to town and had to take a taxi, which cost him approximately half the price of the flight.....
We will see if Niki is going to make any cent of this deal with Irishman. He has aleady: https://www.kleinezeitung.at/wirtschaft/5487587/Uebernahme-abgeschlossen_Laudamotion_Ab-nun-hat-Ryanair-das-Sagen ...summary in English: Ryanair has completed the majority acquisition of Niki's successor Laudam...Jump to post
"Multipurpose Room" is certainly an interesting idea on an airplane. [...] What will this room be used for in the case? looks to be too small to be used as a meeting room*. Certain things come to my dirty mind :mrgreen: ... (To be more precise: They could rent it out to passengers who wan...Jump to post
And then be used by Norwegian on LGW-JFK. At least untill August 13, but maybe untill August 23 That was airbazars & my guess one week ago: Maybe DY at LGW? DY uses a Wamos 747 to JFK currently - so may be they want an upgrade... :D https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/ec-kxn :bouncy:Jump to post
Could somebody explain what the knob on the radom of this 777F is good for, please? The aircraft is N862FD. Looks like a nozzle for air to air fueling, but I am almost shure, it is not... :roll: Picture taken on July 30, 2018 - so just recently. THX! http://i284.photobucket.com/albums/ll13/redcap196...Jump to post
9H-MIP positioned from FAB to XCR with an intermediate landing in CHR today morning according to FR24.
airbazar wrote:Maybe DY at LGW?
If you consider that all these are barely providing the capacity that Niki/Air Berlin provided at VIE OS has every chance do handle it. http://aeronauticsonline.com/farnborough-airshow-day-2-recap/ New Austrian carrier LEVEL has announced an order for two additional A330-200s. The deal was original...Jump to post
Does "United" actually mean "united against the customers" ?Jump to post
LAX772LR wrote:Whoa, retard moment! Totally missed that. Point remains though.
In german: https://www.flugrevue.de/zivilluftfahrt/flugzeuge/schweizer-wollen-a380-zum-vip-jet-umruesten/755182 Through google translate in english: https://translate.google.com/translate?sl=de&tl=en&js=y&prev=_t&hl=de&ie=UTF-8&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.flugrevue.de%2Fzivilluftfahr...Jump to post
It do seems like there are airlines serving Bratislava via Budapest and provide bus connection to passengers despite most people will probably opt for Vienna instead Again: Which airline??? Meanwhile BTS is connected to all of Europe quite well, and not only by FR! Apart from that: Vienna was the b...Jump to post
LAX772LR wrote:Airlines don't give two craps about invisible political lines when they're targeting a particular demographic.
.... Just like they serve Bratislava, Slovakia via an airport in Hungary....
I was on TK1 yesterday, IST-JFK ...Few notes: -This alone 40ish Turkish woman in front of me in Y kept ordering French red wine and the FAs kept serving her. If it was me I would stop serving her over Iceland :) I even went back and warned the crew. She was drunk, loud, belligerent during the last ...Jump to post
This crazy (IMO) idea of ANA operating these planes specifically to HNL will be interesting to watch. I'm curious as to the schedules and how the plane will affect HNL and the other carriers. They do look pretty nice though. One plane can do HND - HNL - HND well within 24 hrs. So they could scedule...Jump to post
... Lufthansa has been harassing other airlines for decades now so it's refreshing to see someone do it to them for a change. ...and is still harassing other Airlines on intercontinental routes. Let's hope there will be similar developments in that segment soon! This for instance: https://www.flysc...Jump to post