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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 09, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19059

Re: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation

Gatwick has a full closure at present not seen anything announced officially as of yet, only what flightradar is showing

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 09, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19059

Re: Storm Clara over Europe - Impact on Aviation

Has Gatwick closed, does not appare to be any movement

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19059

Re: UK storm today

uta999 wrote:
LHR affected now. Lots of go-around and very few approaches.


Couple of BA 777s done a go around just now

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19059

Re: UK storm today

Clackers wrote:
Don't know why anyone would want to divert to STN - it's appallingly windy here.



I am in elsenham right by STN and the wind is horrendous

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19059

Re: UK storm today

Looks like Luton is having lots of trouble with the wind, verious wizz air gone to Stansted and currently lots of go arounds

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 09, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19059

Re: UK storm today

787 TUI from Orlando to Gatwick just diverted to Stansted

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by Gazdon121
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1315
Views: 219800

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

All of TCX hired aircraft based at Stansted from smartlynx are scheduled to fly in a few hours now with a titan airways flight number

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by Gazdon121
Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Estelar + Hi Fly: A380 on CCS-EZE route?
Replies: 34
Views: 7870

Re: Estelar + Hi Fly: A380 on CCS-EZE route?

There is a thread all about this A380 already active with routes etc

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by Gazdon121
Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA to use all retro 747s on a domestic flight
Replies: 52
Views: 14747

BA to use all retro 747s on a domestic flight

https://simpleflying.com/british-airway ... 7-flights/
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BA will use all of there retro 747s on the 25th August on domestic flights to celebrate there 100th birthday.

Be a nice flight to be on

https://simpleflying.com/british-airway ... 7-flights/

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by Gazdon121
Thu May 30, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soccer Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread
Replies: 358
Views: 58879

Re: Football Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc. Discussion Thread

BA0464 is a 777 tomorrow and there are a few A340 from Gatwick also tomorrow

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by Gazdon121
Tue May 28, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Route LHR <-> TFS Once a week
Replies: 17
Views: 3382

Re: BA Route LHR <-> TFS Once a week

Iberia express used to operate TFN-LHR and looks like BA has taken it over but going to TFS a d this was only a few years ago

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by Gazdon121
Mon May 27, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 40161

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019

Correction, arsenal or Chelsea

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by Gazdon121
Mon May 27, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 40161

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019

TC957 wrote:
Football charters to GYD and MAD this week ?


Very true, being stansted I am guessing for the Tottenham fans

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by Gazdon121
Mon May 27, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 40161

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019

I appears that the A380 is at Stansted, does any one know a reason for this please?

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by Gazdon121
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Is it possible to downgrade B737MAX to 737NG?
Replies: 34
Views: 9912

Re: Is it possible to downgrade B737MAX to 737NG?

While they continue to build through the grounding, does Renton have the space to store these frames

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by Gazdon121
Tue Mar 12, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737 MAX Production storage during grounding.
Replies: 37
Views: 6330

Re: B737 MAX Production storage during grounding.

Does boeing still have facilities at LGB?

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 24, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Biman 738 Attempted Hijacking Averted
Replies: 10
Views: 2387

Re: Biman 738 Attempted Hijacking Averted

How did he get a gun on the plane in the first place

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by Gazdon121
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019
Replies: 108
Views: 40161

Re: HiFly A380 Operations Thread - 2019

BA at a guess

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by Gazdon121
Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR Drone Sighting
Replies: 27
Views: 5228

Re: LHR Drone Sighting

North runway looks like it has reopened

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by Gazdon121
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LHR Drone Sighting
Replies: 27
Views: 5228

Re: Drone Reported at Heathrow

This is going to be interesting

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by Gazdon121
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rest of the UK Thread - 2019
Replies: 156
Views: 26741

Re: Rest of the UK Thread - 2019

Does anyone have any info on how Emirates are doing at Stansted, I have searched online but can not find anything

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by Gazdon121
Thu Dec 20, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gatwick drone closures
Replies: 547
Views: 72721

Re: Gatwick closed because of 2 drones

EK9 is approaching UK airspace, wonder where that is going to be diverting to

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by Gazdon121
Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Primera Air bankruptcy
Replies: 185
Views: 39529

Re: Primera Air bankruptcy

Looks like they have three A321N on the ground at Stansted

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by Gazdon121
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: London Stansted aims to secure flights to 25 long haul destinations over the next 5 years
Replies: 76
Views: 12832

Re: London Stansted aims to secure flights to 25 long haul destinations over the next 5 years

I'd say it's quite ambitious. Apart from US/Canada/JNB - I'd say it'd be pointless for any airline to open the other routes when all of those airports are accessible via DXB, which potentially is increasing to x2 daily. I don't think they'd be able to attract an asian or indian carrier to STN, and ...

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by Gazdon121
Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways investigation by AAIB for Heathrow incident
Replies: 16
Views: 6151

Jet Airways investigation by AAIB for Heathrow incident

Jet Airways has miss calculated there take off speed and not used enough thrust, entered the runway with just over 2500 and calculated this would be sufficient however it was incorrect and they have made a error What would there punishment be once this investigation is complete http://aerossurance.c...

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by Gazdon121
Wed Aug 08, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA1/2 (LCY-SNN-JFK-LCY) Quietly Cancelled?
Replies: 48
Views: 14682

Re: BA1/2 (LCY-SNN-JFK-LCY) Quietly Cancelled?

This flight doesn't seem to have operated since August 3/4 and appears to be unavailable for booking. Has BA quietly discontinued this market or has there been some sort of extended technical issue with the sole A318 used to operate the route? The sole aircraft has to do scheduled maintenance a lot...

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by Gazdon121
Sun May 27, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Weather damages fuel system at STN
Replies: 2
Views: 1232

Weather damages fuel system at STN

This is causing lots of delays and some earlier flights was diverted also some flights has been cancelled. I have never known this to happen before and who would foot the bill for the airlines, would the airport insurance cover this? https://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/cambridge-news/live-updates-...

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by Gazdon121
Wed May 16, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Primera Air maiden STN-YYZ flight canceled
Replies: 1
Views: 798

Re: Primera Air maiden STN-YYZ flight canceled

How much will this cost the airline, will they have to pay Stansted any fees for this.

Edited for spelling mistake

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by Gazdon121
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VN A321 lands on runway under construction
Replies: 8
Views: 4664

Re: VN A321 lands on runway under construction

Lucky no one was in the way upon landing,

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by Gazdon121
Wed Apr 25, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Purchases 25 Additional 737MAX Planes
Replies: 34
Views: 4807

Re: Ryanair Purchases 25 Additional 737MAX Planes

Also what is the difference in the aircraft being on the ground, more seats will take longer to load or does this not affect it.

As in is it only minutes extra or like 10 mins extra to load the MAX10 compared to the MAX8

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by Gazdon121
Fri Mar 30, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Stansted Airport fire forces terminal evacuation
Replies: 8
Views: 1605

Re: Stansted Airport fire forces terminal evacuation

They have pretty much returned to normal now

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by Gazdon121
Sun Mar 04, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Size of US-Europe market
Replies: 59
Views: 6121

Re: Size of US-Europe market

It's fairly big, has a few flights a day USA-europe, can get some good fares also.

What else have you heard about it?

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by Gazdon121
Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Snow due in UK from mid-week.
Replies: 87
Views: 12128

Re: Snow due in UK from mid-week.

I like seeing where planes that get diverted end up going.

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by Gazdon121
Sun Feb 04, 2018 6:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: February 3rd: DHL 767 circling west of Orlando at 1100ft - why?
Replies: 17
Views: 4811

Re: February 3rd: DHL 767 circling west of Orlando at 1100ft - why?

Test flight after maintenance possible

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by Gazdon121
Fri Feb 02, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG wins Monarch slots at Gatwick
Replies: 70
Views: 25116

Re: IAG wins Monarch slots at Gatwick

Titan have a 734 delivered recently and this will be based at LGW operating for BA for the summer 18 schedule, also this is a old BA 734 G-DOCT. Little interesting

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by Gazdon121
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rest of the UK thread - 2018
Replies: 247
Views: 30685

Re: Rest of the UK thread - 2018

Oh wow, I thought TUI was doing really well with there Long Haul from STN, I was not even aware they have stopped.

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by Gazdon121
Mon Jan 22, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rest of the UK thread - 2018
Replies: 247
Views: 30685

Re: Rest of the UK thread - 2018

Stansted has a handful of long haul flights starting this year, I hope many more to come

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by Gazdon121
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA 747-400 At London Stansted
Replies: 4
Views: 2110

Re: BA 747-400 At London Stansted

Who would carry out this work at Stansted?

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by Gazdon121
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG wins Monarch slots at Gatwick
Replies: 70
Views: 25116

Re: IAG wins Monarch slots at Gatwick

Does any one know how many of Titan Airways aircraft will be signed to BA this summer with these additional slots

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by Gazdon121
Wed Dec 20, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK launches London Stansted
Replies: 88
Views: 16734

Re: EK launches London Stansted

I live in elsenham, and this is fantastic news,

Also take into account, when you fly a airline, they have all of your personal information, so they know exactly where there customers come from,

Any guesses when this will be a A380

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by Gazdon121
Sun Sep 17, 2017 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair flight loses A nose wheel after takeoff
Replies: 10
Views: 3394

Re: Ryanair flight loses A nose wheel after takeoff

Also I am surprised the plane went to East Midlands and not back to stansted

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by Gazdon121
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair flight loses A nose wheel after takeoff
Replies: 10
Views: 3394

Ryanair flight loses A nose wheel after takeoff

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-le ... e-41282382


MODS if posted already please delete as I could not find anything
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How could this happen. It is not like FR to have any issues with Aircraft like this and how does a Wheel fall off.

what are your thoughts?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-le ... e-41282382


MODS if posted already please delete as I could not find anything

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by Gazdon121
Thu Aug 24, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air adds KEF-CVG, STL, DTW & CLE!
Replies: 171
Views: 23414

Re: WOW Air adds KEF-CVG, STL, DTW & CLE!

The have also just announced STN

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by Gazdon121
Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK Carriers' Seasonal Orlando Rush
Replies: 38
Views: 5822

Re: UK Carriers' Seasonal Orlando Rush

Tom also fly from STN once or twice a week

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by Gazdon121
Sun Jun 25, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why are the 757/767 so popular?
Replies: 71
Views: 12491

Re: Why are the 757/767 so popular?

OA260 wrote:
Love the 757 . Recently flew on the Titan Airways and Jet2 ones and want to get more.


Very lucky to fly titan

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by Gazdon121
Fri Jun 02, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways cabin crew 'to stage four-day strike'
Replies: 24
Views: 8425

Re: British Airways cabin crew 'to stage four-day strike'

Titan airways will be deployed to assist no doubt with what ever they have available on them dates

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by Gazdon121
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA LHR-DFW flights (BA0193)
Replies: 17
Views: 6144

Re: BA LHR-DFW flights (BA0193)

I have flown this route 4 times with BA and had always been a 744 last time was 2014 it since changed to a 777 for part of the year. I am booked on the LHR-DFW on 5th June and that's showing a 744

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by Gazdon121
Thu Feb 23, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Doris hits UK
Replies: 30
Views: 4077

Re: Storm Doris hits UK

Looks like STN is having issues, some FR flights have done more then one go around

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