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by sibille
Fri Dec 14, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Sukhoi SSJ operator in Middle East
Replies: 6
Views: 1926

First Sukhoi SSJ operator in Middle East

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/new-middl ... unch-2019/
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Lebanese start-up carrier Alexcina Airways is planning to start taking delivery of Russian-made Superjet 100 (SSJ100) regional jets in the first quarter of 2019 (souce rusaviainsider).

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/new-middl ... unch-2019/

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by sibille
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two more Rusian operators for the SSJ
Replies: 0
Views: 788

Two more Rusian operators for the SSJ

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/two-russi ... erjet-100/

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According "Russian Aviation Insider", both Alrosa and RusLine have signed LOI for SSJ.

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/two-russi ... erjet-100/

Good new

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by sibille
Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Interjet to sell its SSJ100 to focus on its A320 fleet.
Replies: 142
Views: 33161

Re: Rumor: Interjet to sell its SSJ100 to focus on its A320 fleet.

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/sukhoi-cu ... ftersales/
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Interresting article in Russianinsider today. Seems they really want to solve that maintenance problems after SN decision and complaint from Interjet and Yakutia.

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/sukhoi-cu ... ftersales/

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by sibille
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red Wings Tu-204 engine fire
Replies: 10
Views: 2249

Red Wings Tu-204 engine fire

https://www.rt.com/news/436535-russia-p ... gine-fire/
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Engine fire during flight from Ufa to Sochi this August 22 nd 2018.
The plane landed safely but watching the video, I think they are lucky.

https://www.rt.com/news/436535-russia-p ... gine-fire/

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by sibille
Fri May 18, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on CU972 crashed near HAV: Aircraft probably wrongly loaded
Replies: 470
Views: 88290

Re: 737 down near HAV

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/antonov-1 ... -grounded/
They maybe lease/rent some 737???
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All their An-158 are curently grounded
Source : http://www.rusaviainsider.com/antonov-1 ... -grounded/
They maybe lease/rent some 737???

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by sibille
Thu May 03, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible new order for the SSJ
Replies: 5
Views: 1468

Re: Possible new order for the SSJ

LAX772LR wrote:
I always wondered if Cubana could make good use of those, assuming the acquisition wasn't an issue.


If Sukhoi is abble to build a version with more russian component as they want to do for the Iranian order, I think they could sell that version to Cuba too.

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by sibille
Thu May 03, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible new order for the SSJ
Replies: 5
Views: 1468

Possible new order for the SSJ

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/aero-mong ... as-ssj100/
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After Iranian, S7 and Severstal interrest (LOI and firm order), maybe a fourth good new for Sukhoi with interrest from Mongolian carrier "Aero Mongolia".
Here is the link (Russian Aviation Insider).

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/aero-mong ... as-ssj100/

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by sibille
Thu Jul 20, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MC-21 Development and Testing Thread
Replies: 616
Views: 176971

Re: MC-21 Development Thread

http://www.rusaviainsider.com/maks-sara ... ix-mc-21s/
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6 MS-21 for Saratov Airlines at MAKS 2017.
http://www.rusaviainsider.com/maks-sara ... ix-mc-21s/

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by sibille
Mon Jun 26, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Pyramid Airlines (Air Lines?) Tupolev - help identifying aircraft
Replies: 3
Views: 840

Re: Pyramid Airlines (Air Lines?) Tupolev - help identifying aircraft

Here is a link with a photo. http://www.ebay.com/itm/COLOUR-PHOTOGRAPH-Pyramid-Airlines-Egypt-Tupolev-Tu-134A-3-CCCP-65133-/232312122405?nma=true&si=EoeqAd2FmKc%252BBFiXUc%252BEaKTmHYo%253D&orig_cvip=true&rt=nc&_trksid=p2047675.l2557 Just in case, you don't have a safety card from th...

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by sibille
Wed Jun 21, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 Paris Air Show - Other Manufacturers News And Orders
Replies: 80
Views: 19763

Re: 2017 Paris Air Show - Other Manufacturers News And Orders

It seems SCAC will sign a new order for 10 SSJs with Mexico's Interjet, and is about to close a deal with Adria Airways for 12 SSJs to substitute their BBD fleet. Any news about the Adria order? Is it possibile? What is the source? I can't find anything about that possible order from Adria (except ...

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by sibille
Wed Jun 21, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines to wet-lease Superjets from CityJet
Replies: 100
Views: 20964

Re: Brussels Airlines to wet-lease Superjets from CityJet

Seems strange that they only have schedules so far out, is it not? I'd be interested to see what the interior is like. There can't be too much of the SN brand in it? Also, since we're speaking of contract flying for SN, the ERJ145 and Dash-8s are still in operation right? Seems odd that they would ...

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by sibille
Tue May 09, 2017 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines SSJ operation
Replies: 3
Views: 1628

Brussels Airlines SSJ operation

After more than one month of operation for SN, I wonder what's the feedback from the airlines with their SSJ. They received the 5 th one on May 8th (EI-FWE in full SN colors). I didn't read anything about that. I think it's an important test for the SSJ and I wonder if, in case of succes, it could l...

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by sibille
Wed May 03, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cuban Plane Crash: all feared dead
Replies: 19
Views: 10320

Re: Cuban Plane Crash: all feared dead

I don't find the registration anywhere. So informations about that? Thanks.

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by sibille
Sun Apr 30, 2017 6:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cuban Plane Crash: all feared dead
Replies: 19
Views: 10320

Re: Cuban Plane Crash: all feared dead

It could be CU-TI406 as someone post it's that one on this video I've made in 2014. https://youtu.be/DWSpp2i2aKQ Seems Cuba has a lot of trouble these days as I've read only one Cubana An-158 is currently in flying condition. All others are stored with different defects and Cubana is complaining abo...

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by sibille
Mon Apr 17, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet Superjet registration check
Replies: 6
Views: 1478

Re: Interjet Superjet registration check

Maybe one of them is the third one for Brussels Airlines?

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by sibille
Sat Mar 25, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines to wet-lease Superjets from CityJet
Replies: 100
Views: 20964

Re: Brussels Airlines to wet-lease Superjets from CityJet

The two first Sukhoi landed at BRU this morning (25 th March). EI-FWB and EI-FWD. Here is a link with a picture. http://www.luchtzak.be/airlines/brussels-airlines/cityjet-sukhoi-superjet-100-95-just-landed-brussels-airport/ Even if leased from City Jet, I think Brussels Airlines is the first western...

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by sibille
Mon Mar 13, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is there a database to find registrations for past flights?
Replies: 144
Views: 35653

Re: Is there a database to find registrations for past flights?

If someone can help me to find the following registrations. 19 May 1993 : BRU-CHI SN-539 DC-10 ??? 22 April 1995 : CDG-SFO AF-080 A-340 ??? 25 April 1995 : SFO-SAN WN-303 B-737 ??? 25 April 1995 : SAN-LAS WN-1497 B-737 ??? 26 April 1995 : LAS-SAN WN-1093 B-737 ??? 25 April 1995 : SAN-SFO WN-1279 B-7...

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by sibille
Sat Feb 18, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Comac ARJ21 Enters Service
Replies: 78
Views: 24685

Re: Comac ARJ21 Enters Service

Are the Chengdu Airlines planes still in operation? I never find them on flight radar? What's the next airlines to receive that plane? What about the Lao Airlines order? (maybe easier to fly with Lao Airlines than in China or Congo).

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by sibille
Sat Jan 21, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CONCORDE ticket prices
Replies: 13
Views: 15597

Re: CONCORDE ticket prices

I've flown on CDG-JFK on 8 th July 2000 (AF-02, F-BVFA) and I payed 119.000 belgian francs (+/- 3000 €) for one way by Concorde and flight back on 744 (business).

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by sibille
Tue Jan 10, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flying the Yak-40
Replies: 8
Views: 2503

Re: Flying the Yak-40

I think Volgda Air Entreprise still operates sheduled flight between Vologda (wich is a small but very nice city) and Moscow and St Petersburg. I did these flights in August 2015 https://youtu.be/TQyuI5G3tKs A tour will be organised in Belarus in September. It will be possible to fly Motor Sich Yak-...

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by sibille
Mon Oct 31, 2016 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Zimbabwe Fleet
Replies: 30
Views: 6502

Re: Air Zimbabwe Fleet

I was in Zimbabwe in September and I've flown on MA-60 (Z-WPK) and 732 (Z-WPA). I saw an active 320 (registration unknown) and a friend of mine flew with one of their 762 two weeks later (registration unknown). Two of my flights wre operated by an all white 733 leased from South African Star Air (ZS...

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by sibille
Mon Oct 03, 2016 6:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chengdu Airlines ARJ-21
Replies: 0
Views: 663

Chengdu Airlines ARJ-21

I wonder how works this new aircraft with the only airlines operating them right now. According skyliner-aviation, the airlines get a new one (second or third?) on September 29 th (B-3322). Who will ne the next airlines to receive them? All informations are welcome as I'm very curious and I would li...

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by sibille
Sun Apr 24, 2016 8:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Questions About Sabena DC-10-30CF Fleet
Replies: 15
Views: 4935

RE: Questions About Sabena DC-10-30CF Fleet

Here are the seating plans in both configuration. The combi one from a January 1993 timetable. The full pax one from a September 1995 timetable. <center><table align="center" border="0" width="650" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=17570&filename=1461485471FzTiOm....

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by sibille
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Explosions At BRU
Replies: 145
Views: 31012

RE: Two Explosions At BRU

Seems there is something in the metro now (Brussels also). Waiting for some more news.

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by sibille
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Explosions At BRU
Replies: 145
Views: 31012

RE: Two Explosions At BRU

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ro1960" class="quote" target="_blank">ro1960</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>French radio reports two explosions: one ins...

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by sibille
Tue Mar 22, 2016 7:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two Explosions At BRU
Replies: 145
Views: 31012

Two Explosions At BRU

Breaking news on Belgian radio right now (8:17 <acronym title="Aeromexico">AM</acronym>, Belgian Time). Two explosions at <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym> airport in passengers terminal. Some wounded and terminal evacuated. Waitin...

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by sibille
Sun Jan 31, 2016 4:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tu-204 SM Future.
Replies: 7
Views: 3392

RE: Tu-204 SM Future.

This article from December 2015 is about 15 Tu-204SM for Kish Air but I don't believe it anymore but ..... who knows. Sometimes, politics decisions are stronger than economical decisions....... <a href="http://sputniknews.com/business/20151222/1032141742/russia-iran-tu-204.html" target="_blank">http...

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by sibille
Sat Jan 30, 2016 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tu-204 SM Future.
Replies: 7
Views: 3392

Tu-204 SM Future.

After the lift of sanctions against Iran, I wonder if the Tu-204 <acronym title="Sunworld International Airlines (USA)">SM</acronym> has a future? Iran Airtour was due to buy them but now, with their Airbus and maybe Boeing order, they will never buy the Tu-204 <acronym title="Sunworld International...

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by sibille
Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New 727 Ops?
Replies: 21
Views: 4676

RE: New 727 Ops?

FAB-111 is not flying anymore. I had the confirmation from one of the pilot last year.
No idea about the other one.

Here is my video of FAB-111 flight in June 2013.
https://youtu.be/yDqz0xIQl84

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by sibille
Wed Nov 04, 2015 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transaero Fleet Already Finding New Homes
Replies: 54
Views: 24972

RE: Transaero Fleet Already Finding New Homes

What about their 3 Tu-214? Any chance to see them in Air Koryo, Cubana colors? Or maybe with Rossya?
Transaero was the last airlines to operate that type.

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by sibille
Tue Sep 01, 2015 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot Purchases Transaero
Replies: 153
Views: 38195

RE: Aeroflot Purchases Transaero

It seems it will be the end of Tu-214 scheduled flight as I do'nt think SU will keep them  

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by sibille
Tue Aug 25, 2015 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sukhoi Announces The SSJ SV
Replies: 14
Views: 9470

RE: Sukhoi Announces The SSJ SV

According to Kommersant, it seems 5 SSJ habe been sold to western Europe customers but no indications about which airlines. They will be delivered in 2016 and the airlines's names will be known in September this year.
VLM????

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by sibille
Thu May 21, 2015 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hahn Air Citation To Enter Commercial Service
Replies: 12
Views: 3093

Hahn Air Citation To Enter Commercial Service

Not new. I made that flight last year (March 2014). It's a very nice experience. Bookable on airevents's web site. One way from 180 €, return from 340 €.

Here is the video
https://youtu.be/k0fZAyV3OAs

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by sibille
Tue Mar 31, 2015 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Any Western Airline Buy The SSJ100?
Replies: 93
Views: 14491

RE: Will Any Western Airline Buy The SSJ100?

Belgian VLM should receive SSJ next year. I think two + ten options.

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by sibille
Mon Feb 16, 2015 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Syrianair Acquires Il18 And Il76
Replies: 13
Views: 8309

RE: Syrianair Acquires Il18 And Il76

I'm wondering why they need these aircrafts as they have Tu-134, An-24 and Yak-40 already (don't think they have spares for their western A-320 and ATR nut maybe for their 727 wich were stored a few years ago). I could understand the Il-76 for the cargo but the Il-18????? So bad it will be impossibl...

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by sibille
Fri Jan 16, 2015 11:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana De Aviacion Fleet Expansion
Replies: 15
Views: 7832

RE: Cubana De Aviacion Fleet Expansion

Are all of the 4 Tu-204 still flying? Last time I was in Havana (February 2014), one of them (registration unknown but not a cargo one) had the two engines missing.

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by sibille
Thu Oct 02, 2014 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SSJ100 AIJ 1 Year After
Replies: 35
Views: 5647

RE: SSJ100 AIJ 1 Year After

Now we are 6  <img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/graphics/smilies/smile.gif" width="15" height="15" border="0"/> What about that order from Vietnam (I read a post about that of this forum one or two weeks ago)? Order for both Vietnam Airlines and Viet Jet Any news from Lao C...

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by sibille
Sun Sep 07, 2014 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 4th Il-96 For Cubana
Replies: 16
Views: 6954

RE: 4th Il-96 For Cubana

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flymia" class="quote" target="_blank">flymia</a> (<a href="#11" class="quote">Reply 11</a>):<br/><i>Here is my question. IIRC the Russian planes...

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by sibille
Fri Sep 05, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 4th Il-96 For Cubana
Replies: 16
Views: 6954

4th Il-96 For Cubana

According skylineraviation, Cubana has received a 4th Ilyushin 96, an ex Aeroflot aircraft (RA-96008) still wearing Aeroflot colors.
I don't know if it's to increase capacity and routes or for spares.
No information about Il-96-400.

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by sibille
Fri Aug 22, 2014 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Have You Been On An Aircraft That's Gone Down?
Replies: 164
Views: 26968

RE: Have You Been On An Aircraft That's Gone Down?

I've flown on Egypt Air B-767-300 <acronym title="Aeroflot (Russian Federation)">SU</acronym>-GAP from Luxor to Cairo on 12th November 89 + China Airlines B-747-200 (B-1866) from Hong Kong to Singapore on 17th March 92. Both of them crashed. Also flown on Pukhet Air <acronym title="Proteus Airlines ...

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by sibille
Tue Jun 03, 2014 1:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stored IL-96 Destroyed By Fire At SVO
Replies: 64
Views: 34331

RE: Stored IL-96 Destroyed By Fire At SVO

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/viasa" class="quote" target="_blank">viasa</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>The insurance will pay for it... </i></font></td...

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by sibille
Wed Apr 23, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sukhoi SSJ Orders? Who's Next?
Replies: 34
Views: 9091

Sukhoi SSJ Orders? Who's Next?

I'm wondering how SSJ orders are going these last months. I haven't read anything about a new order and it seems deliveries are slow. I was expecting more orders following Interjet good feedback. So, some more new orders expected soon from new Airlines?

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by sibille
Wed Mar 26, 2014 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tarom To Sell One Of It's A318's
Replies: 19
Views: 8488

RE: Tarom To Sell One Of It's A318's

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/dc9northwest" class="quote" target="_blank">dc9northwest</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>That seems like a huge capacity in...

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by sibille
Thu Mar 13, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skyteam Future Expansion
Replies: 7
Views: 7653

RE: Skyteam Future Expansion

And these alliance are sometimes very strange in the way they work. I've flown two times with Aeroflot in business class last year. First time <acronym title="Brussels - National (Zaventem) / Melsbroek (BRU / EBBR / EBMB), Belgium">BRU</acronym>-<acronym title="Moscow - Sheremetyevo (SVO / UUEE), Ru...

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by sibille
Fri Mar 07, 2014 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Lao Central Airlines Still Flying The SSJ?
Replies: 4
Views: 3819

Is Lao Central Airlines Still Flying The SSJ?

I'm wondering if Lao Central Airlines is still flying the SSJ. I've tried to book some flights on their web site but all the flights show 734 as Equipment (international and domestic). They had 3 on order but seems to cancel the two remaining aircrafts after they received the first one RDPL-34195. S...

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by sibille
Mon Feb 03, 2014 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cairo Aviation Tu-204-120 Question
Replies: 4
Views: 2689

Cairo Aviation Tu-204-120 Question

According to Skyliner aviation, a Cairo Aviation Tu-204-120 (SU-EAF) wich was stored was ferried from Cairo to Ulianosk but there is no more information. Seems Cairo aviation is still operating some african charter flights but it's uneasy to find informations on the web. So ....... informations are ...

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by sibille
Sun Jan 26, 2014 11:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Planes Stored At "Aviation Museum" @ BUD?
Replies: 7
Views: 2900

RE: Planes Stored At "Aviation Museum" @ BUD?

Here is a short video made a few years ago in the Tu-134 cockpit wich is in very good condition.

http://youtu.be/4m7gpvpWsDs

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by sibille
Sun Jan 19, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TU-204-300: Vladivostok Avia & Air Koryo
Replies: 16
Views: 9036

RE: TU-204-300: Vladivostok Avia & Air Koryo

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Wayfarer515" class="quote" target="_blank">Wayfarer515</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>That would be Air Cairo, I think the...

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by sibille
Sat Jan 18, 2014 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TU-204-300: Vladivostok Avia & Air Koryo
Replies: 16
Views: 9036

RE: TU-204-300: Vladivostok Avia & Air Koryo

Tu-204-300 are also operated by Rossia for government flights.
But I hope the Vladivostok Avia aircraft will find an Airlines in second hand market.

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by sibille
Sat Dec 28, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Air Maroc Wet Lease Super Jet
Replies: 65
Views: 21378

RE: Royal Air Maroc Wet Lease Super 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/Wayfarer515" class="quote" target="_blank">Wayfarer515</a> (<a href="#43" class="quote">Reply 43</a>):<br/><i>Quoting hotplane (Reply 42): Heard...

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