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by BojamDelta
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Atlantic ATP goes off runway during landing.
Replies: 16
Views: 3656

West Atlantic ATP goes off runway during landing.

A West Atlantic ATP gets into a bit of trouble whilst landing at a blustery BHX. After touch down it looks like pilot over correction forces it off the runway onto the grass before eventually making its way back on to the runway. Apologies if it’s already on here, hopefully the link works! https://y...

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by BojamDelta
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corsair 747 fly by over Kemble.
Replies: 19
Views: 4517

Re: Corsair 747 fly by over Kemble.

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
Last Tuesday, F-HSUN was also ferried to GBA. Now only F-GTUI remains to be ferried to its final place.


Thank you SpaceshipDC10

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by BojamDelta
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corsair 747 fly by over Kemble.
Replies: 19
Views: 4517

Corsair 747 fly by over Kemble.

F-HSEA just done a couple of fly bys over Kemble from Orly.
Also did a loop over Orly too. I assume it’s some kind of special occasion, maybe the last
Corsair 747 flight?

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: BA fleet parking, will retire 747 fleet
Replies: 350
Views: 87521

Re: Five BA 747s to Teruel today

There seem to have been some posts deleted suggesting there was an issue with this. Without going into personalities, is it possible to confirm whether it is in fact true that 6 A380s are being stored in France? The replies in the tweet suggest Châteauroux, and specifically G-XLEA, -XLEC, -XLEF, -X...

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by BojamDelta
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: BA fleet parking, will retire 747 fleet
Replies: 350
Views: 87521

Re: Five BA 747s to Teruel today

CarbonFibre wrote:
BojamDelta wrote:

XLEA is currently on route to Lima as BA9150, presumably a repatriation flight.


It's going to Chateauroux, along with LEC, LEF & LEI.


My bad, FR24 was showing it as BA9159 to Lima, good old trustworthy FR24! :roll:

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by BojamDelta
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: BA fleet parking, will retire 747 fleet
Replies: 350
Views: 87521

Re: Five BA 747s to Teruel today

6 BA A380s going to France for Storage https://twitter.com/AlexInAir/status/1246869415318216708?s=20 There seem to have been some posts deleted suggesting there was an issue with this. Without going into personalities, is it possible to confirm whether it is in fact true that 6 A380s are being stor...

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by BojamDelta
Sat Feb 15, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Easyjet & BA cancel flights - Storm Dennis
Replies: 11
Views: 3315

Re: Easyjet & BA cancel flights - Storm Dennis

TK1299 ESB-LGW 2 missed approaches, now climbing and heading back across the Channel.
BA2601 LPA-LGW doing the same thing.

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by BojamDelta
Fri Jan 17, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RAF closes heathrow airspace for 20 minutes
Replies: 3
Views: 1624

Re: Rafael closes heathrow airspace for 20 minutes

Caused a few diversions. Saw a Virgin 787 from LAX diverted into LGW.

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by BojamDelta
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nothing landing at LHR at the moment?
Replies: 27
Views: 9375

Re: Nothing landing at LHR at the moment?

The BA216 has just broken away from its loops and seems to be heading in now.

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by BojamDelta
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nothing landing at LHR at the moment?
Replies: 27
Views: 9375

Nothing landing at LHR at the moment?

Watching FR24 (05:45) and everything seems to be staying in a stack.
Everyone is being sent to Hogs Back, High Wycombe, North London and Biggin Hill areas for stacking.
Any reason for this or just an FR24 blip?

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL A220 DCA
Replies: 6
Views: 2332

Re: DL A220 DCA

Although I can’t bring anything to the party with regards to info Ive got to say I saw
my first DL A220 whilst connecting through BOS in August and what a stunner it was.
Hopefully in the future I’ll get a ride on one.

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Old LAX T3 with Over wing Jet Bridge
Replies: 31
Views: 6627

Re: Old LAX T3 with Over wing Jet Bridge

cj477 wrote:
Also, I always thought the TriStar was much closer in size to a 747 than it appears in this photo!


I was thinking same the thing!
Love these kind of shots, the Queen surely was a beast.

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Mon Sep 23, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: SAS presenting new livery
Replies: 597
Views: 143124

Re: Updated: SAS presenting new livery

This one I do like, love the modernised Scandinavian feel but I am a little concerned about
the extended tail trend going on.

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SRQ announces traffic up 42% for July, breaks record; up 40% YTD
Replies: 18
Views: 2226

Re: SRQ announces traffic up 42% for July, breaks record; up 40% YTD

Been holidaying on Anna Maria Island every year for the past 30 years and as a kid in
the 90s always went to SRQ spotting. Those were the days b737-200s, md80s, b727s!
Nowadays I fly in via ATL purposely for the MD80 ride.
Glad to hear SRQ doing well

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by BojamDelta
Sat Aug 10, 2019 5:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Smallest Airport in US with long haul service
Replies: 25
Views: 3325

Re: Smallest Airport in US with long haul service

RSW-DUS? This route always intrigued me. Has EuroWings carried on with this service after the Air Berlin collapse. That route has survived for a while, initially with LTU in 1994, then Air Berlin, and now Eurowings who still operates it (although I believe Air Berlin suspended/cancelled it very soo...

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by BojamDelta
Sat Aug 10, 2019 2:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Smallest Airport in US with long haul service
Replies: 25
Views: 3325

Re: Smallest Airport in US with long haul service

RSW-DUS?
This route always intrigued me.
Has EuroWings carried on with this service after the Air Berlin collapse.

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by BojamDelta
Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Connecting at Boston Logan
Replies: 7
Views: 701

Re: Connecting at Boston Logan

It’s a 15 minute walk from JetBlue baggage claim in terminal C to British Airways check in, in terminal E. You can either walk inside in the non secure area through a set of hall ways or outside along the sidewalks between terminals. There is also an airport bus that goes to all terminals if you do...

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by BojamDelta
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Connecting at Boston Logan
Replies: 7
Views: 701

Re: Connecting at Boston Logan

Ok thanks for the replies, I will be reclaiming bags and checking them in for the BA leg.

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by BojamDelta
Sat Jul 27, 2019 2:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Connecting at Boston Logan
Replies: 7
Views: 701

Connecting at Boston Logan

Soon I’m flying TPA-BOS with JetBlue then onto LHR with BA.
I believe it’s C to E.
What is it like connecting through BOS?
How much time should I give myself doing this?

This will be my first time flying through BOS.

Thank you

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Wed May 08, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EY 101 AUH-JFK diverting to Manchester
Replies: 34
Views: 6803

Re: EY 101 AUH-JFK diverting to Manchester

DALMD80 wrote:
Do they fly to LHR?


Was that a serious question?

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by BojamDelta
Wed Mar 27, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Are Bus Boardings so Common in Europe and so Rare in the USA?
Replies: 188
Views: 25736

Re: Why Are Bus Boardings so Common in Europe and so Rare in the USA?

Terminal 5 at LHR has about 10 off pier stands and if your lucky a coach may turn up!

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by BojamDelta
Tue Mar 26, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR and the 787
Replies: 9
Views: 3565

Re: LHR and the 787

Thanks by bhxalex, Seems I missed a few.
Do any airports get close to this amount of 787 operators?

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR and the 787
Replies: 9
Views: 3565

LHR and the 787

Sorry if it’s been done, did a quick search and couldn’t find any info on this. I’m aware of threads regarding the airport with most A380 operators and was thinking does LHR have the most 787 carriers? BA, Virgin, Air Canada, AA, UA, Avianca, Aero Mexico, Kenya, Ethiopian and Qatar occasionally? Jor...

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by BojamDelta
Tue Mar 26, 2019 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas PER-LHR marks 1 year of operation, route exceeds expectations
Replies: 47
Views: 9112

Re: Qantas PER-LHR marks 1 year of operation, route exceeds expectations

Nice report with some fun facts, thanks for sharing.
Always enjoy watching her land at LHR.

bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Sat Mar 23, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ A359 9V-SGE Suffers Engine Damage - EWR
Replies: 9
Views: 4046

Re: SQ A359 9V-SGE Suffers Engine Damage - EWR

Not a Write off then?
Thought I’d get it out the way, I’m leaving now! :D

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by BojamDelta
Sat Mar 16, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India suspends Madrid and Birmingham
Replies: 44
Views: 10436

Re: Air India suspends Madrid and Birmingham

Already being discussed in the Indian aviation thread for March 2019. https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1416793&p=21180151#p21180151 It’s a genuinely big bit of news hidden in a big thread. The amount of times I’ve started to read a decent thread then someone chimes in wit...

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by BojamDelta
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 3546
Views: 708254

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

As I said last week, the guidelines for the women's art project were a fairly strong indicator that a revised livery is coming. I think the billboard titles will look great. These are the guidelines for the women's art project from UA's site: https://hub.united.com/her-art-here/ https://www.flightg...

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by BojamDelta
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1797
Views: 384407

Re: United Globe Livery "Evolution" coming in "April-ish"

I posted this in the other thread that’s talking about the same thing. I am probably one of very few ‘controversial’ people that has always liked the Globe livery and think it looks great on every aircraft that wears it. Although off topic(ish) I’ve always thought maybe the post merger livery should...

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by BojamDelta
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1797
Views: 384407

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming

So a bit of purple may be added? I am probably one of very few ‘controversial’ people that has always liked the Globe livery and think it looks great on every aircraft that wears it. Although off topic(ish) I’ve always thought maybe the post merger livery should have consisted of both liveries so th...

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by BojamDelta
Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats Next For TPA (Route Wise)? -- 2019
Replies: 129
Views: 17769

Re: Whats Next For TPA (Route Wise)? -- 2019

Could Level make a service work from the continent?

bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Could Add 500 Aircraft to it's Fleet
Replies: 115
Views: 21913

Re: Southwest Could Add 500 Aircraft to it's Fleet

It says “for the most part they will beef up their strong domestic presence” Does this mean they could be looking outside the US market too? Maybe B797 order? bo)am That's my hope. Take a B797 with folding wingtips that can fit a standard narrow body gate and really build capacity at places like DA...

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by BojamDelta
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Could Add 500 Aircraft to it's Fleet
Replies: 115
Views: 21913

Re: Southwest Could Add 500 Aircraft to it's Fleet

It says “for the most part they will beef up their strong domestic presence”
Does this mean they could be looking outside the US market too?
Maybe B797 order?
bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EU clears AF/KL/DL/Virgin Group deal
Replies: 51
Views: 9586

Re: EU clears air-france-klm-delta-virgin-group-deal

Slightly off topic but how long is left on the Willie and Branson bet regarding
the VS brand if it ever was serious?
Will Willie cough up?

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Tue Dec 25, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Dear Santa For Christmas This Year....
Replies: 15
Views: 1741

Re: Dear Santa For Christmas This Year....

Reopen the 757 production line! 8-)

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by BojamDelta
Sat Dec 22, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AM 737 collides with drone at TIJ
Replies: 67
Views: 13437

Re: AM 737 collides with drone at TIJ

Was asking for trouble letting anyone buy something capable of flying up as high as planes. What?? What? Back at you. Just look at Gatwick, anyone can buy one of these and fly around airfields causing havoc and potential fatalities. Personally surprised RC planes haven’t been involved by certain gr...

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by BojamDelta
Sat Dec 22, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gatwick drone closures
Replies: 547
Views: 72700

Re: Gatwick drone closures

It’s just elves buzzing around clearing Santa’s route for the big night.

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by BojamDelta
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First ANA A380 rolls out of the paintshop
Replies: 113
Views: 20995

Re: First ANA A380 rolls out of the paintshop

Looks great but as much as I like it I’d love to see one of these in the ANA livery.

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by BojamDelta
Thu Dec 13, 2018 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AM 737 collides with drone at TIJ
Replies: 67
Views: 13437

Re: AM 737 collides with drone at TIJ

Was asking for trouble letting anyone buy something capable of flying up as high as planes.

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by BojamDelta
Sun Dec 02, 2018 2:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar and OneWorld?
Replies: 1
Views: 657

Qatar and OneWorld?

Was trying to find the recent thread on the Qatar and Oneworld uncertainty to ask this question but couldn’t find it. I noticed a350-1041 A7-ANE came into LHR tonight in the OneWorld livery and with this frame being only a couple of months old is this a sign of Qatar’s allegiance to the OneWorld All...

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by BojamDelta
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia A346 burts tyre upon landing today @ EZE
Replies: 22
Views: 6397

Re: Iberia A346 burts tyre upon landing today @ EZE

That’s a write off!! :stirthepot:

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by BojamDelta
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Should BA use B788's on short-haul ?
Replies: 74
Views: 12122

Re: Should BA use B788's on short-haul ?

With regards to cargo, I think BA use DHL to carry a lot of their cargo? Also you have the likes of Iberia and Finnair that use wide bodies probably picking up a lot of Cargo. Sorry to hijack thread but wasn’t their a rumour a while back about Aer Lingus starting to use An A330 on one of their rotat...

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by BojamDelta
Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History
Replies: 143
Views: 24226

Re: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History

Jalap wrote:
All this chatter about Diamond Sakha but no pic. Tststs



Another remarkable colour scheme on the A310 was Balair’s with the yellow wings:



:bigthumbsup:

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History
Replies: 143
Views: 24226

Re: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History

I don’t recall this personally but Emirates must have served Heathrow with A310s when they got started...? I should look up my old photobooks. I believe I have seen one of the Emirates A310's at Heathrow. They only operated a handful of aircraft around that time. Didn't Uzbekistan Airways also serv...

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by BojamDelta
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History
Replies: 143
Views: 24226

Re: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History

im pretty sure both PIA and Air India operated the A310 into LHR on the odd occasion?

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History
Replies: 143
Views: 24226

Re: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History

Always loved the A310. Remember the good old days at LHR. Cyprus, Lufthansa, Turkish, TAP, Kenya Airways, probably missing a few? My personal favourite if anyone remembers them was Diamond Sakha! Bo)am Absolutely loved Diamond Sakha! They operated some Aeroflot sectors from Moscow that originated f...

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by BojamDelta
Fri Nov 09, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History
Replies: 143
Views: 24226

Re: The Abating Airbus: The A310 Fades into History

Always loved the A310.
Remember the good old days at LHR. Cyprus, Lufthansa, Turkish, TAP, Kenya Airways, Air Jamaica,
Tarom and probably missing a few?
My personal favourite if anyone remembers them was Diamond Sakha!

Bo)am

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by BojamDelta
Sat Sep 29, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 50 year anniversary of the Boeing 747
Replies: 223
Views: 20099

Re: 50 year anniversary of the Boeing 747

She surely is a beauty. Many great flights on board the queen, been lucky enough to fly in all cabins but my most memorable flight was when I was young back in the 90s flying on BA from LGW-MIA on BDXK. I visited the cockpit and had a brilliant view of an Alitalia 747 (the special watch scheme) flyi...

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by BojamDelta
Sun Sep 09, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What exactly did airberlin do wrong?
Replies: 30
Views: 6508

Re: What exactly did airberlin do wrong?

I was on holiday down in SW Florida and a few years ago I was in a shopping complex car park and saw an Air Berlin A330 heading into RSW. First thoughts a diverted flight until I realised it's an AB service! Sorry to hijack the thread but what will happen to to this service? LH and BA both fly to MI...

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by BojamDelta
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA line up at JFK photo.
Replies: 127
Views: 29687

Re: BA line up at JFK photo.

This has been an enjoyable topic with some great responses. Was going to mention the AC presence at LHR but been beaten to it. I've seen 7 AA aircraft at LHR at one time, 5 scattered across T3 and 2 off pier next to the Fire Station. How many Ethiopian a/c on the ground at the same time at DUB? I kn...

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