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by PhillyAviation
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 57308

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

I spotted an Air Canada Express Dash 8 (It was either a Dash 200 or 300 in the old blue livery), this past Thursday landing at PHL in the late afternoon. Was that a diversion or does somebody operate them there? Diversion, came in with an emergency. Thx. Where was it operating to/from? It was raini...

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by PhillyAviation
Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 57308

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

crownvic wrote:
I spotted an Air Canada Express Dash 8 (It was either a Dash 200 or 300 in the old blue livery), this past Thursday landing at PHL in the late afternoon. Was that a diversion or does somebody operate them there?


Diversion, came in with an emergency.

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by PhillyAviation
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 57308

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

General question, how many widebody gates does PHL have? Also is there any widebody gates outside of terminal A? D14 (Delta gate) can handle a B763. That's currently the only non-A gate configured to accept a widebody. Including that one I count a total of 20 widebody gates. Additionally there are ...

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by PhillyAviation
Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 57308

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

My CEP would start out by moving the tenants of the cargo city parts East of the AA hangar to a new portion of the recently purchased land tract on the NW of the property and removing the parking lot East of Tinicum Island Road. Then turn that area into a terminal 'Far A West' which should fit abou...

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by PhillyAviation
Sun Jan 27, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 57308

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

Does anyone know if PHL is ever going to get a in ground fueling system? It is already there. They just can't use it due to environmental issues. But they do indeed have it. Only gates with currently installed in-ground hydrant system are A-West, and the United gates in D. Both systems are mothball...

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by PhillyAviation
Sun Jan 27, 2019 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 57308

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

Word is Southern Airways Express will be using gate D2, not totally confirmed though, don't have info on routes or start date.

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