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by TCX69K
Fri Jun 07, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-BNLY at LAS cargo terminal?
Replies: 34
Views: 9113

Re: G-BNLY at LAS cargo terminal?

NLY needs a replacement engine. Will be there for a few more days yet I imagine.

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by TCX69K
Sun May 12, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: British Airways release new ClubWorld seat
Replies: 122
Views: 24303

Re: Updated: British Airways release new ClubWorld seat

Do you know how many lavs there are on the BA A35K?


It has 9 in total.

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by TCX69K
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA27 A380 having problems currently.
Replies: 53
Views: 14728

Re: BA27 A380 having problems currently.

The aircraft is unable to retract the flaps and so is returning to LHR to nightstop.

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by TCX69K
Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: British Airways to paint 4 aircraft in retro livery
Replies: 671
Views: 137073

Re: Rumor: British Airways to paint 4 aircraft in retro livery

I was told from a normally reliable source that BA have two 744's heading to DUB in the next few weeks for a paint job. This isn't to say they'll be in any special livery, but just that they are getting a lick of paint. Although BA do some of their painting in DUB anyway, so it wouldn't be unusual ...

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by TCX69K
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP Air Portugal slight livery mod?
Replies: 12
Views: 3632

Re: TAP Air Portugal slight livery mod?

I wonder what’s going on with the big inconsistency of the painting of the winglets/sharklets too? TAP’s first A320neo was delivered with the sharklets painted on both sides: 5005249 Since then they’ve been changed to (very boring in comparison!) grey. 5241937 Some of the A330’s and E190’s in the fl...

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by TCX69K
Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: what's the difference in between Emirates A380 F14C76Y427 & F14C76Y429?
Replies: 15
Views: 5216

Re: what's the difference in between Emirates A380 F14C76Y427 & F14C76Y429?

Seems there is no logic as to which aircraft has which configuration. But on last checking, it’s as below: F14 J76 Y399 A6–EDA-E, EDM-P, EDY-Z A6–EEF-I, EEK-Q, EET F14 J76 Y401 A6–EEV A6–EOC-H, EOM-N F14 J76 Y426 A6–EUE-L, EUR-T F14 J76 Y427 A6–EDF-L, EDQ-X A6–EEA-EEE, EEJ, EER-S, EEU A6–EOB F14 J76...

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by TCX69K
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-GATK, LGW-LHR tonight
Replies: 4
Views: 1075

Re: G-GATK, LGW-LHR tonight

ATK is at LHR for MX (WiFi connectivity).

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by TCX69K
Mon May 22, 2017 8:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA LHR Paint Shop
Replies: 28
Views: 6699

Re: BA LHR Paint Shop

As mentioned, BA chose to close TBK. IAG already use DUB, FCO and MAD for repainting so I guess it wasn't cost effective to have several different paint hangars. On the subject of repainting, BA will repaint a further 24 aircraft into Union Flag with Crest/White this year (1 A318, 8 A319s, 2 A320s a...

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by TCX69K
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VX A321 - which routes?
Replies: 22
Views: 5206

Re: VX A321 - which routes?

Still sporting the old VX titles I see!

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by TCX69K
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA9244 LGW-LHR Charter - Wednesday April 5
Replies: 8
Views: 3133

Re: BA9244 LGW-LHR Charter - Wednesday April 5

It’s being operated by B787–9 G–ZBKN

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by TCX69K
Tue Feb 07, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA A319 off icy taxiway at BLL
Replies: 11
Views: 3358

Re: BA A319 off icy taxiway at BLL

The aircraft suffered technical issues on landing which affected the nose wheel steering. B767 NWZ is currently enroute to BLL with engineers and spares for UPM.

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by TCX69K
Sat Aug 13, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VIM Airlines first A330
Replies: 3
Views: 1789

Re: VIM Airlines first A330

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by TCX69K
Wed Jul 20, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Scheduling Two Class 321s to NCE!
Replies: 5
Views: 1819

Re: BA Scheduling Two Class 321s to NCE!

The 2–Class, Midhaul A321 is scheduled to operate the following flights: BA664 LHR0720 – LCA1400 Sat BA665 LCA1500 – LHR1810 Sat BA776 LHR0750 – ARN1120 Mon, Sat BA777 ARN1215 – LHR1405 Mon, Sat BA342 LHR0750 – NCE1055 Sun BA343 NCE1155 – LHR1310 Sun BA762 LHR0750 – OSL1100 Daily BA763 OSL1150 – LHR...

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by TCX69K
Sun Jun 12, 2016 3:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Problem At LGW Now?
Replies: 16
Views: 9663

RE: Problem At LGW Now?

A damaged runway. LGW will be zero rated for the next 2 hours at least, apparently.

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by TCX69K
Tue May 24, 2016 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA2731 TFS - LGW A320 G-GATH Issue?
Replies: 7
Views: 2203

RE: BA2731 TFS - LGW A320 G-GATH Issue?

G–GATH suffered a hydraulic leak and required parts from <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym>. Them parts apparently didn't fix the problem and so it is awaiting further parts from <acronym title="Madrid - Adolfo Suarez / Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain">MAD</acro...

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by TCX69K
Wed Apr 27, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VIM Airlines Takes Delivery Of First B777
Replies: 9
Views: 3333

VIM Airlines Takes Delivery Of First B777

VIM Airlines (NN) has today taken delivery of a first Boeing 777–2H6ER, ex-Malaysia Airlines 9M–MRF. It is registered <acronym title="VASP (Brazil)">VP</acronym>–<acronym title="Beauvais - Tille (BVA / LFOB), France">BVA</acronym> and was ferried from <acronym title="Ulyanovsk - Vostochny (ULY / UWL...

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by TCX69K
Fri Apr 08, 2016 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OS New Livery Fleet Status
Replies: 6
Views: 2838

RE: OS New Livery Fleet Status

The following list is as up-to-date as I know of: <b>New Livery (“My titles”)</b> OE-<acronym title="Lubeck - Blankensee (LBC / EDHL), Germany">LBC</acronym> OE-<acronym title="Tarbes / Lourdes - Ossun (LDE / LFBT), France">LDE</acronym> OE-<acronym title="Pulau Langkawi - International (LGK / WMKL)...

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by TCX69K
Fri Feb 26, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 LAS
Replies: 125
Views: 26654

RE: BA 777 LAS

She’s on her way...

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by TCX69K
Tue Jan 26, 2016 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Launches 'Brand Refresh'
Replies: 196
Views: 29161

RE: AS Launches 'Brand Refresh'

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by TCX69K
Thu Dec 03, 2015 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 777 G-YMME MX Issue?
Replies: 9
Views: 9982

RE: BA 777 G-YMME MX Issue?

It’s doing an approx 25min air test currently and will do another one at 2200. Not sure what the issue is though!  

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by TCX69K
Mon Nov 16, 2015 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News 12
Replies: 14
Views: 3869

RE: BA Livery News 12

The repaint of the 2 Shorthaul 767’s (NWX and NWZ) has been deferred. There will be no more repaints this year. Currently, the planned A/C due to repainted in the next 2 years is: A318 – 2 A319 – 11 A320 – 12 A321 – 3 B747 – 14 B767 – 0 B777-200 – 26 B777-300 – 3 Next A/C in for repaint are: UXE: 1–...

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by TCX69K
Sun Nov 15, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BAW56 Returning To JNB?
Replies: 10
Views: 5284

BAW56 Returning To JNB?

The A/C (G–XLEH) has a U/S WX radar, hence it’s return to JNB.

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by TCX69K
Wed Oct 28, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Launch LHR-BLL
Replies: 28
Views: 11597

RE: BA Launch LHR-BLL

Schedule:

BA804 LHR0745 – BLL1025 319 1234567
BA806 LHR1515 – BLL1755 319 12.45..

BA805 BLL1125 – LHR1210 319 1234567
BA807 BLL1840 – LHR1925 319 12.45..

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by TCX69K
Sat Sep 26, 2015 9:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News 11
Replies: 31
Views: 5487

RE: BA Livery News 11

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>??? CIVH. . . . . . . . . . . . 20 744. . . . . . (Currently in <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> paint shop?)</...

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by TCX69K
Sat Sep 12, 2015 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News 11
Replies: 31
Views: 5487

RE: BA Livery News 11

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>I saw <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> B747-400 G-CIVR undertow at <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym...

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by TCX69K
Fri Aug 21, 2015 10:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA To Launch GLA-SZG
Replies: 20
Views: 6083

RE: BA To Launch GLA-SZG

I very much doubt the same crew will do all 4 sectors. With a report time of 0925 and end time of 2145 that's 12:20 and just a slight delay will put the crew out of hours. With no crew based in <acronym title="Glasgow - International (Abbotsinch) (GLA / EGPF), United Kingdom">GLA</acronym> it will c...

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by TCX69K
Sat Aug 01, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA A380 Ingests A Wheel Chock!
Replies: 29
Views: 23961

RE: BA A380 Ingests A Wheel Chock!

The aircraft (G–XLEC) is already back in service. Currently enroute JNBLHR.

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by TCX69K
Fri Jul 31, 2015 9:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?
Replies: 56
Views: 13982

RE: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?

IIV is finally positioning <acronym title="London - Stansted (STN / EGSS), United Kingdom">STN</acronym>–<acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> this evening as BA9170E, ETA 2000 after long term repair. Due back into service tomorrow as BA2155 to <acronym title="...

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by TCX69K
Thu Jul 30, 2015 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News 10
Replies: 15
Views: 3886

RE: BA Livery News 10

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>Was just wondering what the repaint schedule is for the remaining A319 Doves <acronym title="Scot Airways (United Kingdom)">CB</acronym>, <acronym title="Al...

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by TCX69K
Sat Jul 25, 2015 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries
Replies: 69
Views: 30030

RE: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>They still short tho as they now got a extra Titan aircraft today at <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym></i></font>...

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by TCX69K
Fri Jul 24, 2015 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries
Replies: 69
Views: 30030

RE: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>Would it be ready to enter service straight away</i></font></td></tr></table> It is planned to enter service on the 27th. Operating the <acronym title="Veni...

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by TCX69K
Thu Jul 23, 2015 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries
Replies: 69
Views: 30030

RE: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries

G–GATN is now due for delivery at LGW tomorrow (24th) as BA9252P at 1600.

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by TCX69K
Wed Jul 22, 2015 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Differing Callsigns From Airline Names
Replies: 100
Views: 16285

RE: Differing Callsigns From Airline Names

Thomas Cook Airlines UK have had 3 callsigns up to now. None of which is their actual name. – Topjet – Globe – Kestrel UK charter airline FlyJet used to have "Envoy". Which was also used by UK charter airline Airworld. Which leads to the question. What/how many callsigns have been used for more than...

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by TCX69K
Tue Jul 21, 2015 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?
Replies: 56
Views: 13982

RE: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?

Today's BDA is cancelled due to lack of A/C.  

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by TCX69K
Mon Jul 20, 2015 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?
Replies: 56
Views: 13982

RE: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?

And now MMR at LGW is tech so a 24 hour delay on the CUN.  Wow!

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by TCX69K
Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?
Replies: 56
Views: 13982

RE: BA2277 LGW-LAS Canx Today - Reason?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>Anyone have inside info as to why <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> have cancelled the <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kin...

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by TCX69K
Sun Jul 19, 2015 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin America Logo/Livery
Replies: 8
Views: 9937

Virgin America Logo/Livery

So, Virgin America have updated their logo with the revised typeface, similar to that of Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia. The latest A320SL (N282VA) however was delivered with the old style titles. Now I know it takes Airbus quite a while to incorporate new liveries but does anyone know if <acr...

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by TCX69K
Sat Jul 18, 2015 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries
Replies: 69
Views: 30030

RE: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries

New updated delivery dates. Subject to change! G–GATN - Aug G–GATO - Sep/Oct G–GATP - End Aug G–GATR - Sep G–GATS - Mid Aug G–GATN is required to fly operationally at <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> from 25/Jul so another <acronym title="London - Heathrow...

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by TCX69K
Mon Jul 13, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Announces First 787-9 Route
Replies: 76
Views: 26602

RE: BA Announces First 787-9 Route

That article states the start up routes as <acronym title="OLD: Austin - Robert Mueller Municipal (AUS / KAUS) (closed), USA - Texas AND CURRENT: Austin - Bergstrom International (AFB) (AUS / KAUS), USA - Texas">AUS</acronym> and <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YY...

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by TCX69K
Mon Jul 13, 2015 11:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Announces First 787-9 Route
Replies: 76
Views: 26602

RE: BA Announces First 787-9 Route

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>So what is the full cabin configuration of <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>'s B789s in 4 classes?</i></font></td></tr></table> 8 First, 42 Club...

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by TCX69K
Sun Jul 05, 2015 12:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries
Replies: 69
Views: 30030

RE: British Airways Gatwick Airbus Delayed Deliveries

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>Does anyone have an update on the delivery of the remaining 5 Airbus 320 due at Gatwick?</i></font></td></tr></table> The most up to date delivery informati...

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by TCX69K
Thu Jun 25, 2015 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wizz Air Announce BHX–BUD & BHX–WAW
Replies: 0
Views: 861

Wizz Air Announce BHX–BUD & BHX–WAW

Birmingham Airport has welcomed a new airline, Wizz Air, which will operate flights to Warsaw and Budapest. The Hungarian budget airline will start its Birmingham services in September, with twice weekly flights to the Polish and Hungarian capitals. The Birmingham services, Wizz’s eighth UK airport,...

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by TCX69K
Fri Jun 12, 2015 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Alitalia Livery - Part 2
Replies: 16
Views: 4948

RE: New Alitalia Livery - Part 2

New <acronym title="Alitalia (Italy)">AZ</acronym> branding at <acronym title="Rome - Fiumicino (Leonardo da Vinci) (FCO / LIRF), Italy">FCO</acronym> already. <img src="http://i1248.photobucket.com/albums/hh498/TCX69K/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zpsy7mg4qid.jpg" width="640" height="852" border="0"/><img...

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by TCX69K
Sun May 17, 2015 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Citiflyer E170/E190 Fleet Reliabilty
Replies: 13
Views: 8257

RE: BA Citiflyer E170/E190 Fleet Reliabilty

Although some of the wetleases/subcharters are due to tech issues within the fleet, some of it is due to shortage of aircraft. There is a differing E90 out of the programme currently, undergoing <acronym title="Mexicana Airlines (Mexico)">MX</acronym> in <acronym title="Warsaw - Okecie / Frederic Ch...

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by TCX69K
Thu May 07, 2015 8:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA New Routes: LHR–KEF & LHR–SZG
Replies: 29
Views: 10677

BA New Routes: LHR–KEF & LHR–SZG

From October 25, 2015, British Airways will start flying three times a week to Reykjavik in Iceland and twice a week to Salzburg in Austria, from December 5, 2015. ​Flights will be on sale from May 7 and the additional routes will see the number of new destinations launched by British Airways in 201...

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by TCX69K
Thu Apr 30, 2015 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 319 Golden Bird
Replies: 17
Views: 6285

RE: BA 319 Golden Bird

<i>Planned</i> repaint dates: G–DBCB – Nov15 G–DBCD – Nov15 G–EU<acronym title="Comair (USA)">OH</acronym> – <b>Complete</b> G–EUPA – Sep15 G–EU<acronym title="Trillium Air (Canada)">PD</acronym> – Sep15 G–EU<acronym title="Bangkok Airlines (Thailand)">PG</acronym> – <b>Complete</b> G–EU<acronym tit...

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by TCX69K
Sat Apr 25, 2015 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News 9
Replies: 24
Views: 5852

RE: BA Livery News 9

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>Do any of the usual "in the know" members here know which aircraft is next into the paint shop?</i></font></td></tr></table> G–VIIY on 30th Apr, followed by...

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by TCX69K
Fri Apr 24, 2015 12:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First BA A320 With Sharklets
Replies: 61
Views: 21567

RE: First BA A320 With Sharklets

5 aircraft now have sharklets. G–EUYO/V/W/X/Y.

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by TCX69K
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First BA A320 With Sharklets
Replies: 61
Views: 21567

RE: First BA A320 With Sharklets

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quote:<br/><i>Well, <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> are hardly going to benefit much from using sharklet-equipped 320's on those sort of short hops.</i></fo...

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