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by United_fan
Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Ending YYZ-MDT/ROC/SYR
Replies: 45
Views: 3872

Re: Air Canada Ending YYZ-MDT/ROC/SYR

Well there goes ROC's distinction of 'international'

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Ending YYZ-MDT/ROC/SYR
Replies: 45
Views: 3872

Re: Air Canada Ending YYZ-MDT/ROC/SYR

The Beech's have no markings on them,either.

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757's with no Winglets
Replies: 34
Views: 7867

Re: Delta 757's with no Winglets

I saw a bunch of these in FLL,I figured DL was using up the cycles on these and didn't want to invest the money in winglets.

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 04, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B727 Cargo Airlines?
Replies: 43
Views: 3465

Re: B727 Cargo Airlines?

Any -224’s still Flying? 5128125 Does this operator have multiple 727s? I saw this one (or one like it) take off from JFK within the last 18 months or so, very unusual to see a 727 at JFK. Anyone know the current status of the 727s owned by race teams that were at CLT for a few years. They were rig...

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 04, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B727 Cargo Airlines?
Replies: 43
Views: 3465

Re: B727 Cargo Airlines?

Amerijet retired their last one to Sebring,FL this Summer . Kalitta Charters II has recently returned the 727 to CVG-ROC-BDL DHL run . Hoping to see it again.

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 04, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B727 Cargo Airlines?
Replies: 43
Views: 3465

Re: B727 Cargo Airlines?

Amerijet retired their last one to Sebring,FL this Summer . Kalitta Charters II has recently returned the 727 to CVG-ROC-BDL DHL run . Hoping to see it again.

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New 737-200 Combi Operator in Canada - Chrono Aviation
Replies: 10
Views: 1255

Re: New 737-200 Combi Operator in Canada - Chrono Aviation

Is it me or, in the first photo, does the tail look like it's from a 300/400/500? Looks like a photoshop picture. The hushkit is a different color than the other two photos. It's a deceiving picture,but you can see the gravel kit air jets on the front of the engines. I don't think the 300/400/500 h...

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New 737-200 Combi Operator in Canada - Chrono Aviation
Replies: 10
Views: 1255

Re: New 737-200 Combi Operator in Canada - Chrono Aviation

Nice looking 7-3 . Love the -200's more than I did when they were more popular.

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

I remember when UA did ORD-ROC-BUF-ROC and ORD-ROC-IAD-ROC-ORD before 9-11.

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by United_fan
Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B747-SP for sale, just $9.5m
Replies: 60
Views: 10910

Re: B747-SP for sale, just $9.5m

Maybe the Sands Corp would want it ? (doubtful) . I thought P&W JT9's are getting hard to get parts for. There is a very small market for such a plane. Good luck. They're gonna need it.

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by United_fan
Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

If it were profitable to do BUF-ALB there would have been somebody on the route already. OneJet had an average of 14 pax on every flight. Maybe if it were a more well known airline you could get one full flight everyday. The only thing that would get BUF-ALB going would probably be a regional doing...

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by United_fan
Mon Aug 27, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest CRJ2 routes
Replies: 91
Views: 8448

Re: Longest CRJ2 routes

CR2's are okay if nobody is sitting next to you.

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)
Replies: 61
Views: 7236

Re: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)

When the Patriots came to BUF last year,they use 'Boeing November 36 November Echo heavy'. I see the Bills used an Atlas 747 (gold one !)

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by United_fan
Wed Aug 22, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's oldest S-80s retired today
Replies: 67
Views: 9653

Re: AA's oldest S-80s retired today

How do all the flight crews get back to DFW ? Is there that much space available on the normal Eagle flights ?

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by United_fan
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could Mirabel Once Again See Passenger Traffic?
Replies: 22
Views: 4114

Re: Could Mirabel Once Again See Passenger Traffic?

I'm pretty sure the passenger terminal (s) have been torn down @ YMX.

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by United_fan
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: dc-10/md11 operations thread 2018
Replies: 72
Views: 8420

Re: dc-10/md11 operations thread 2018

All remaining examples in service are freighters, EXCEPT the Orbis MD-10-30 (line #96). The original Orbis MD-10-10 is a museum piece now at DMA (it was a testbed for McDonnell Douglas for its first 7 years). The Orbis MD-10-30 - de-converted from freighter with port-side passenger windows restored...

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by United_fan
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)
Replies: 61
Views: 7236

Re: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)

True,the Dolphins fly out of FLL,not MIA.

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by United_fan
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)
Replies: 61
Views: 7236

Re: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)

Nice to see Atlas getting in on NFL charters. I never saw them do that before. I remember when the Bills used World MD-11's.

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by United_fan
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

aeroc--post your photos to Flickr, and click on the photo's "share arrow" at lower right, and click on the "BB Code" link to get a URL to put your post. 800 or 1024 pixels horizontal is what I usually use for sharing photos in posting somewhere. That will allow you to share the ...

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by United_fan
Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did BA stop LCY- JFK ?
Replies: 1
Views: 699

Did BA stop LCY- JFK ?

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/BAW1
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I don't see it bookable or flown since August 3rd. Or is the single A318 in maintenance ?
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/BAW1

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by United_fan
Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

FDX has been running 2 heavies a day from MEM for the afternoon arrival (a DC-10 on 8-7). Not sure why .

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by United_fan
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)
Replies: 61
Views: 7236

Re: NFL 2018 Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)

The Bills using DL again ?

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by United_fan
Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

I wanted to bring up an unfortunate experience I had while trying to spot yesterday. After arriving a fantastic location on the perimeter of ROC, a location I have been going to this summer, a MC Sheriff Deputy arrived, I am not sure if he was just patrolling or if he was called to see what was goi...

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by United_fan
Sat Aug 04, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

Driving down Scottsville road this evening from work I looked over at the terminal as I always do and noticed something that looked bigger than regional parked at the American gates. Right now I believe the biggest thing in here on AA is the E175's from CLT. I figured it was a A320 or B737 with all...

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 03, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 480
Views: 33154

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

According to Flight Radar 24 there is a DC-10 Scheduled to operate FX936 MEM-ROC service tomorrow, instead of the typical 767 FedEx still seems to operate DC-10's to ROC now and then. I really enjoyed seeing them on my visits home when they were being used regularly. Jim Still hoping for an MD-11. ...

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by United_fan
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does DL send large planes to small airports?
Replies: 96
Views: 15861

Re: Why does DL send large planes to small airports?

They do the same thing @ FAY . The other 2 airlines there use RJ's ,but DL also flies a 717/MD-88 on the last arrival ,and when I was on,it was full.

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by United_fan
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ex Air NZ DC8 Recovery Operation from The Amazon
Replies: 17
Views: 5764

Re: Ex Air NZ DC8 Recovery Operation from The Amazon

ssteve wrote:
OP mentions a DC-10 stored in Cuba.

Such clement climates for storage!


Is that the AOM/ Cubana titled one with the slides blown?

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by United_fan
Fri Sep 29, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA CEO: "we'll never lose money again"
Replies: 85
Views: 12728

Re: AA CEO: "we'll never lose money again"

Never is a long time.

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by United_fan
Wed Sep 27, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest 737-300 retirement
Replies: 205
Views: 33398

Re: Southwest 737-300

I think only 1 737-200 was painted blue,and someone got in trouble for it.

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by United_fan
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest 737-300 retirement
Replies: 205
Views: 33398

Re: Southwest 737-300

Kind of a waste to have painted them in the newest colors.

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4342

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

So BUF will have 4 choices to South Florida... And ROC has f12@#ng ZERO! That's incorrect. ROC has WN to MCO, TPA(seasonally), and G4 to SFB and PGD starting Nov, 14th. If anyone should be complaining, it's people at SYR, they only have 3 Florida options; FLL, MCO, PIE. But there is no point in com...

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 26, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4342

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

So BUF will have 4 choices to South Florida... And ROC has f12@#ng ZERO!

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by United_fan
Wed Sep 20, 2017 12:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA markets not served from DFW
Replies: 106
Views: 11140

Re: AA markets not served from DFW

Eagle used to serve ROC with a CR7,but that was cancelled . As far as EYW,I think runway length is an issue @ EWY.

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by United_fan
Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Buffalo airport making big push for transatlantic flights
Replies: 78
Views: 12847

Re: Buffalo airport making big push for transatlantic flights

SyracuseAvGeek wrote:
ROC has more demand for Europe than BUF?! Surprising.


ROC can't even get and keep flights to FLL or LAS . No way will we get Europe.

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by United_fan
Mon Sep 11, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NFL Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)
Replies: 147
Views: 26625

Re: 2017 NFL Charters (Airlines/Flight Numbers)

Does anyone know what the reg's for the Patriots 767 are ?

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by United_fan
Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: delivering a widebody airplane is a big deal
Replies: 3
Views: 2041

Re: WSJ: delivering a widebody airplane is a big deal

I remember reading an article in Smithsonian Magazine about when DL accepted a new MD-11

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 25, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Footage of first SY flight to STS
Replies: 20
Views: 2584

Re: Footage of first SY flight to STS

The runway is 1,200 feet longer than Key West's. DL uses a 73G there .

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by United_fan
Wed Aug 23, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4974

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

Not a single reason in the world ROC shouldn't be next now... Two years ago Schumer calls for SYR-FLL? Done. Last year Schumer calls for BUF-LAX? Done. Two weeks ago Schumer calls for SYR-BOS? Done. Come on... :? I used to live in Rochester. Rochester is like the ugly step child. Higher prices and ...

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by United_fan
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4974

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

ROCDLFAN wrote:
Not a single reason in the world ROC shouldn't be next now...

Two years ago Schumer calls for SYR-FLL? Done.
Last year Schumer calls for BUF-LAX? Done.
Two weeks ago Schumer calls for SYR-BOS? Done.

Come on... :?


And ROC lost FLL on Allegiant.

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by United_fan
Tue Aug 22, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4974

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

AirTran used to do this with a 717 . ROC-SYR

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by United_fan
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Janet Aircraft to be maintained by Airborne at ILN?
Replies: 5
Views: 1232

Re: Janet Aircraft to be maintained by Airborne at ILN?

Yes. Last October I was at ATL taking a tour of Delta HQ and Tech Ops and they have a Janet 737 in there. It was in a gated area of the hangar with access only to people with cards and no photo signs were all over. Really,what's so secretive about them ? They just transport workers . Workers who ma...

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by United_fan
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Janet Aircraft to be maintained by Airborne at ILN?
Replies: 5
Views: 1232

Re: Janet Aircraft to be maintained by Airborne at ILN?

Many Janet's planes are in Deltas hangars in ATL for maintenance. Yes. Last October I was at ATL taking a tour of Delta HQ and Tech Ops and they have a Janet 737 in there. It was in a gated area of the hangar with access only to people with cards and no photo signs were all over. Really,what's so s...

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by United_fan
Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL A321 expansion
Replies: 59
Views: 13527

Re: DL A321 expansion

Looking forward to maybe seeing them in ROC. Not that I don't like the 88 and 90's.

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by United_fan
Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New England Patriots 767
Replies: 159
Views: 4874

Re: NFL's Patriots Buy Two 767s ?!?

They are two ex-AA airplanes (N366 and N367, which will become N36NE and N225NE) . There are advertisements on the web for mechanics, flight attendants, etc. N366AA and N39367. Previously owned by Unical Aviation; now owned by Team 125, Inc., with, as you say, those tail number changes pending. Som...

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by United_fan
Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New England Patriots 767
Replies: 159
Views: 4874

Re: NFL's Patriots Buy Two 767s ?!?

I'll have to take a ride to BUF if work and the weather cooperate.

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by United_fan
Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New England Patriots 767
Replies: 159
Views: 4874

Re: NFL's Patriots Buy Two 767s ?!?

aemoreira1981 wrote:
Looks like ex-DL or AA 767s. Dynamic's current 767s are all ex-BA with 8 doors. The planes will also likely transport the NE Revolution MLS team (same owner).


Dyamics were Rolls Royce birds. I thought 767-300's were a hot commodity for cargo conversions.

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by United_fan
Sat Jul 22, 2017 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First UPS 747-8F in full paint
Replies: 41
Views: 15329

Re: First UPS 747-8F in full paint

I would assume it is not a nose-loader? I doubt UPS would need to load such large objects. Is nose-loading an option or standard on a 748f?

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by United_fan
Wed Jul 19, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL plans to relaunch ATL-PVG in 2018
Replies: 62
Views: 9475

Re: DL plans to relaunch ATL-PVG in 2018

Don't they still have a spare 77L or two from the cancelled Dubai route ?

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by United_fan
Tue Jul 18, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th
Replies: 312
Views: 38508

Re: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th

I don't know why F9 is adding BUF-Florida. B6 and WN all fly to the same cities more or less.

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