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by PotatoPappas
Tue Apr 23, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019
Replies: 397
Views: 72936

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019

N140LL flew to SBD.. Was this a charter or are they finally dumping the Domestic 767s?

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by PotatoPappas
Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA LGA-TPA is it likely?
Replies: 7
Views: 1888

AA LGA-TPA is it likely?

So im booking trips and I just curious on what you boys think of AA re-opening NY-TPA. I assume it would be LGA-TPA over JFK but....

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2019
Replies: 661
Views: 109559

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2019

Status of each plane: CAT (A321): stuck at EWR (owned by Goshawk) DOG (A321): stuck at BOS (owned by Goshawk) DTR (A21N): stuck at BWI (owned by ALC) GMA (A321): stuck at YYZ (managed by ALC, may be owned by LATAM Airlines Group) GPA (A321): last flew on March 18, at KEF (managed by ALC, may be own...

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2019
Replies: 661
Views: 109559

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2019

When does this go into service? I have an A321 flight on hold that I might switch to the 757 instead just to avoid the risk of getting an Oasis plane. Isn't the Thomson Vantage the same seat AA uses in their 767 J? Are you serious? It’s one A321, AA currently has 220 A321s, and 161UW is not even ba...

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Mar 18, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1781
Views: 356400

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

Just preparing y'all for the inevitable: https://i.imgur.com/bGKufHG.jpg Lostsound, which program do you use to make this fantasy livery? Nicely done. A388 They should move away from the globe. It is too Continental; they need to make a new livery as AA did after their merger. Something that isn't ...

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Feb 27, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019
Replies: 397
Views: 72936

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N917DU. Expect it to have scimitars.
3918 should exit soon.


Do you know why some of them didn't receive scimitars?
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n515cr wrote:
3917 has left MCI post-induction and should enter service tomorrow. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N917DU. Expect it to have scimitars.
3918 should exit soon.


Do you know why some of them didn't receive scimitars?

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019
Replies: 725
Views: 142127

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 2/3 763ER-high J: MUC-ATL flight cancelled - tech (N175DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on NRT-SIN-NRT rotation (N182DN) 763ER-low J: unscheduled swap from high-J on ATL-SCL-ATL rotation (N1200K) 763ER-low J: NRT-CAN ferry flight - maintenance entry (N178DZ...

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Feb 01, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Delta A350 Routes
Replies: 72
Views: 9341

Re: Future Delta A350 Routes

Unless DL puts a refurbished 777 with the Delta One Suite on LAX-SYD consistently, it would seem this route is ripe for the A350 as DL will otherwise have a less competitive product in what is a crowded field. QF are upgrading their A380s, AA has the 789 on the route, as does UA, or is the A350 too...

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A321LR current and future airline seat configurations
Replies: 39
Views: 10592

Re: Airbus A321LR current and future airline seat configurations

keesje wrote:
Lower density, but really depends on the airlines. AA does similar Transcon , 102 seats..

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The only issue is, yes its lower density.. but those seats are not light.

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Jan 28, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019
Replies: 397
Views: 72936

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019

3227 should RTS today: http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N327NW. A320 mods complete That completes the narrowbody AVOD refits, correct!? From now on if your flight is on a 319/320/321/738/739/752/753 (or any type of widebody), you are guaranteed seatback screens. Pretty awesome! I'm glad DL decide...

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by PotatoPappas
Sat Jan 26, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019
Replies: 725
Views: 142127

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019

Ok understood! Would next winter also see the 330&763 mods start? They tend to be worked on heavily during the the winter... Hopefully this extra A350 give a little slack to push thru the refurbishments quicker... Slack is not an issue in the lull of winter. Refurbishment/maintenance stations a...

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Jan 24, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019
Replies: 725
Views: 142127

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019

Huh? I swear there’s more and more incoherent babble on here every day. How is the A350 no more? Jeremy I don`t even give them the time of day anymore... Remember when this was a paysite? Coherent, factual and simply brilliant discussions on every topic. To PotatoPappas - What you wrote wasnt even ...

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Delta A330neo Rolls Out Of Paintshop
Replies: 104
Views: 32645

Re: First Delta A330neo Rolls Out Of Paintshop

401, 402 are entering into service July 1st 2019, 404, 405 go into service July 15th. Beginning on SEA- Asia. That's all I got. Not if the gov't shutdown continues much longer... Don’t think the government shutdown should be an issue for new aircraft entering service anymore. The WH ordered thousan...

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019
Replies: 725
Views: 142127

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2019

SESGDL wrote:
xdlx wrote:
The BOTTOM LINE.... no 787, 77W, and now NOMORE 350 back to 333. So is the 777 the FLAGSHIP?


Huh? I swear there’s more and more incoherent babble on here every day. How is the A350 no more?

Jeremy



I don`t even give them the time of day anymore...

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2019
Replies: 661
Views: 109559

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2019

Swadian wrote:
Detroit313 wrote:
I have to say Oasis 737 main cabin seats are way more comfortable than the current 737 seats. Your body sits a little lower. I like it a lot personally.


Because 737 windows are too low!


Anyone have the reg. of the 737s with the mods?

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Delta A330neo Rolls Out Of Paintshop
Replies: 104
Views: 32645

Re: First Delta A330neo Rolls Out Of Paintshop

Where will these planes be delivered to? Will they first go to MSP like previous A330 aircraft for delivery and mods prior to entering revenue service or will they go somewhere else first? 401: April 2019 402: May 2019 403: June 2019 404: July 2019 401, 402 are entering into service July 1st 2019, ...

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPDATED: Delta announces JFK-BOM
Replies: 1001
Views: 143353

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

route announcement in early 19 with a start in late 19 confirmed by Ed today at investment day. This literally means nothing. I could make an equally vague announcement tomorrow and you would be none the wiser. There is not an ounce of information in that statement about what the plane, route, or s...

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by PotatoPappas
Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Doug and AA
Replies: 55
Views: 5138

Re: Doug and AA

EvanWSFO wrote:
9w748capt wrote:
Getting my popcorn ready.

The average AA customer probably couldn't get rid of Dougie soon enough. For whatever reason the bean counters seem to be in love with him, despite LCC's poorly performing stock.


Yup. This thread is going to go downhill quickly.


Just watching and wait boys...

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Jan 11, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019
Replies: 397
Views: 72936

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019

N861DA is being ferried to SIN via ATL on the 12th for cabin mods.... Only one left that isn't either in the process of getting them, or already received them is 867.

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by PotatoPappas
Sun Jan 06, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019
Replies: 397
Views: 72936

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment Thread - 2019

777Mech wrote:
73W ship 3601 has finished 2Ku installation and should be ferrying MSP-ATL as DAL9937.



Are there any plans for them to get a cabin refurb? Like the newer style IFEs, charging etc..

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Dec 28, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

Suties, PE, and Economy. Not clear how many seats will be in each cabin. Flew on one about a month ago now, my god does it need this refit. Any idea how long until it will be done with the retrofit? 1805 is only getting a check, 1804 will be the prototype, and it'll ferry to CAN sometime next week....

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Dec 28, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

max999 wrote:
PotatoPappas wrote:
N829MH did JFK-HNL-NRT-CAN today.. First B764 Going in for cabin mods..


What are the details of the mods?



Suties, PE, and Economy. Not clear how many seats will be in each cabin. Flew on one about a month ago now, my god does it need this refit.

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Dec 28, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

N829MH did JFK-HNL-NRT-CAN today.. First B764 Going in for cabin mods..

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Dec 28, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 12/27 763ER-high J: unscheduled swap from low-J on JFK-MAD-JFK rotation (N179DN) 763ER-low J: unscheduled upgrade from 753 on 8:10am ATL-SFO-ATL rotation (N154DL) 763ER-low J: scheduled upgrade from 752 on 6:25pm MCO-ATL flight (N394DL) 763ER-low J: scheduled additional...

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL BCS1 99XX Flights
Replies: 16
Views: 3409

Re: DL BCS1 99XX Flights

SyracuseAvGeek wrote:
Does it have a list of destinations it goes for proving runs, or does it just got to random airports?



Ive seen it go to a number of cities... DAB, IAH, DFW... Right now they`re doing DFW-DAB-DFW

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL BCS1 99XX Flights
Replies: 16
Views: 3409

Re: DL BCS1 99XX Flights

teachpdx wrote:
Entry into revenue service with DL is January 31.
I’m flying it twice that day.


What routes are you doing? Im on the first LGA-DFW

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

N327NW is the only A320 without the P2 mods. Is it going to get the mods? It is 26+ years old. It's kind of a bummer having one oddball non-AVOD A320 flying around. It's completion would mean that all non-T-tailed mainline jets have AVOD. I''m curious to know if the P2 mod has already been done. Wh...

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Dec 20, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta’s A330-900neo Business Class product?
Replies: 39
Views: 8781

Re: Delta’s A330-900neo Business Class product?

Will D1 on the A330-900NEO be 1-2-1? If so, is the space to install coming from the aisles? Or will the pods be narrower? Are there any D1 differences between the 777 and 359? I assume yes, it will be 1-2-1. Maybe There are minor differences, the suites are wider, and have more charging outlets. De...

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta’s A330-900neo Business Class product?
Replies: 39
Views: 8781

Re: Delta’s A330-900neo Business Class product?

My understanding is that Ed has said at numerous employee town hall meetings that the A330-900neo will indeed have suites that are virtually identical to the product on the A350 and retrofitted 777s. Additionally, as PotatoPappas points out, it will be the first aircraft to have both Premium Econom...

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

777Mech wrote:
hkcanadaexpat wrote:
332: GRU-DTW flight diverted to ATL - medical? (N856NW)
This flight had fuel burn issues

764: FCO-JFK flight diverted to LHR - medical? (N837MH)
This was a customer medical



Fuel Burn issues? Were they burning more fuel than they expected?

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Dec 19, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta’s A330-900neo Business Class product?
Replies: 39
Views: 8781

Re: Delta’s A330-900neo Business Class product?

Ive heard its getting Suties, PE, Comfort Plus, and Y

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

widget1580 wrote:
Any updates on the 764 mods?



First is going to CAN in early Jan.

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n865da


Do you know which ship is taking her place? My guess is 7001...


Edit: It probably won`t be 7001......


7002. 7001 won't be until after the 1st of the year, once 7003 finishes.



Thanks
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777Mech wrote:
PotatoPappas wrote:
n515cr wrote:
7006 showing an exit ferry SIN-NRT tomorrow: https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n865da


Do you know which ship is taking her place? My guess is 7001...


Edit: It probably won`t be 7001......


7002. 7001 won't be until after the 1st of the year, once 7003 finishes.



Thanks

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by PotatoPappas
Tue Dec 18, 2018 12:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n865da


Do you know which ship is taking her place? My guess is 7001...


Edit: It probably won`t be 7001......
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n515cr wrote:
7006 showing an exit ferry SIN-NRT tomorrow: https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/n865da


Do you know which ship is taking her place? My guess is 7001...


Edit: It probably won`t be 7001......

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Dec 14, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Noteworthy Aircraft Activity 12/13 763ER-high J: ATL-BRU flight - maintenance exit [5 days] (N177DN) 763ER-high J: ATL-SEA-NRT-CAN ferry flight - maintenance entry (N178DN) 763ER-high J: unscheduled upgrade from 75W on 8:10am ATL-JFK flight - maintenance exit [4 days] (N183DN) 763ER-high J: JFK-ILN...

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by PotatoPappas
Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Anyone have any thoughts on what's going on with the only 772LR (7HB) N706DN to have been modded? It did 10 flights from 7th-26th November and then sat outside TechOps for 11 days, where I saw it on Thursday morning, and then by Friday evening, it had been moved inside? I know it could be used as a...

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by PotatoPappas
Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

3601 should ferry to MSP tonight for 2Ku mods. This will be the long-awaited 2Ku prototype '700. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/dl9932/ 3774 should enter AVOD mods over the weekend. ******************************************************************************************* Fleet Mod Sta...

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by PotatoPappas
Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits
Replies: 10
Views: 1492

Re: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1406927


Thanks
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tphuang wrote:
yes, we have one here
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1406927


Thanks

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue A320 refurbish thread
Replies: 228
Views: 38050

Re: Jetblue A320 refurbish thread

As I look at the A320s with the new cabins, they seem to all be in BOS. Is this their plan? To start them all in BOS and then eventually filter to JFK?

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 463
Views: 63542

Re: American Airlines Network Thread 2018

The link doesn't work..... https://newsroom.aviator.aero/american-airlines-eyes-cancun-hub-closer-ties-to-interjet/ You got me. Bunches of new P2P stuff from larger AA markets into CUN to connect to Interjet? It's not like SJU where they didn't have to worry about 5th Freedom because they were leav...

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits
Replies: 10
Views: 1492

Re: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits

CPS001 wrote:
I've flown on N568JB (Blue Sapphire) with the updated cabin.


What route?

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Any idea when N828MH will head off for mods? Heard 1st or 2nd week of January. Sweet! Will they continue renovating the 764s frame-by-frame, and one after another like with the 777s? Im not sure, all I know is they're getting the mods in CAN not SIN. I assume it will be the frame by frame like the ...

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits
Replies: 10
Views: 1492

jetBlue A320 Cabin Refits

If there is already a forum about this please direct me to it. If not, does anyone know the registrations of the jetBlue A320s that have received the new cabin?

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

NateGreat wrote:
Any idea when N828MH will head off for mods?



Heard 1st or 2nd week of January.

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by PotatoPappas
Thu Nov 29, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

deltal1011man wrote:
PotatoPappas wrote:
Is there any word on when the 77L fleet is going to begin getting the cabin mods?

IIRC the goal is to have 3 or 4 done by the summer, with the ER fleet completely finished, so that LAX-SYD can go to the new cabin.

The rest will be done after S19.



Interesting, thanks...

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Is there any word on when the 77L fleet is going to begin getting the cabin mods?

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by PotatoPappas
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N862DA



and I think N865DA is there as well?
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audidudi wrote:
N862DA has just arrived at SIN and will enter mods tomorrow:

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N862DA



and I think N865DA is there as well?

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

76L: C-36 .. W-32 .. Y-143 https://www.delta.com/content/www/en_US/traveling-with-us/airports-and-aircraft/Aircraft/boeing-767-300er-76l.html 76Z: C-26 .. W-35 .. Y-165 https://www.delta.com/content/www/en_US/traveling-with-us/airports-and-aircraft/Aircraft/boeing-767-300-76z1.html Are they for dif...

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by PotatoPappas
Mon Nov 26, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 158867

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Anyone know why the MSP-HND (DL121) route had a last minute equipment change to a pre-refitted for Tuesday Nov. 27th? Maybe scheduled maintenance? Seems weird considering that N863DA and N864DA are still in the skies. This relates to aircraft swap with the 7HD conversion program. The aircraft will ...

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by PotatoPappas
Sun Nov 25, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 129191

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

186 set to RTS today with 76Z seatmap: https://uk.flightaware.com/live/flight/N186DN 1200 should be the next 76L-to-76Z conversion: https://uk.flightaware.com/live/flight/N1200K What are the differences between the cabins? 76L: C-36 .. W-32 .. Y-143 https://www.delta.com/content/www/en_US/traveling...

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