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by BWIAirport
Tue Nov 30, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Craziest air trip made.
Replies: 3
Views: 261

Re: Craziest air trip made.

I have one planned in January I booked for fun:
BWI-ORD UA A319
ORD-LAX UA B789
LAX-SEA AS A320
SEA-ATL DL B763
ATL-BWI DL B739
In 23 hours

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 29, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: To what extent can blurriness be fixed?
Replies: 2
Views: 115

To what extent can blurriness be fixed?

https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/ai ... c1d07d2734
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Hi all - I just uploaded this picture. I think the lighting is very strong, as well as the contrast, coloration, etc. Unfortunately, I fear it may be too blurry. To what extent can this be fixed with editing?

https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/ai ... c1d07d2734

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 29, 2021 8:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Could this be the new long haul 1st class???
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Could this be the new long haul 1st class???

Normally when a major news site talks about the "future" of something aviation-related, they're about to present a 10-year-old idea that never gained traction because it's unrealistic (how often has a non-aviation friend sent you that circular runway article?). In this case, as LAX772LR sa...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 520
Views: 93190

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

WILL AS ever add NS to SAN from DCA like they do from BWI? AS cut SAN-BWI pre-pandemic for what it's worth. But to your point, I think that would be a logical add as SAN-DCA is not currently served nonstop and it looks to be the biggest metro area not served outside of the 1,250mi radius. Unfortuna...

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by BWIAirport
Sat Nov 27, 2021 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 520
Views: 93190

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoSb6MvpYHU ET-ASL visited BWI today from DUB. Not sure exactly why, but it parked at the cargo apron. Winds were 30017G30 so it made for a fun landing. Interesting. I thought maybe a diversion from IAD, but they wouldn't park at the cargo apron. ET has freighters so...

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by BWIAirport
Fri Nov 26, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 520
Views: 93190

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoSb6MvpYHU

ET-ASL visited BWI today from DUB. Not sure exactly why, but it parked at the cargo apron.
Winds were 30017G30 so it made for a fun landing.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoSb6MvpYHU

ET-ASL visited BWI today from DUB. Not sure exactly why, but it parked at the cargo apron.
Winds were 30017G30 so it made for a fun landing.

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 22, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Procedures if a sick/incapicated pilot or co-pilot in flight ?
Replies: 15
Views: 1866

Re: Procedures if a sick/incapicated pilot or co-pilot in flight ?

I've heard that when this happens, a flight simmer volunteers to take over and flies everyone to safety.

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by BWIAirport
Thu Nov 18, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How to find Tail Number from old Flight Thread
Replies: 276
Views: 35133

Re: How to find Tail Number from old Flight Thread

Is someone able to find these two flights for me? March 18, 2012 UA1438 IAH-SJD March 25, 2012 UA1453 SJD-IAH March 18, 2012 UA1438 IAH-SJD N26226 S. Flightaware March 25, 2012 UA1453 SJD-IAH N27724 S. Flightaware I really hate it when an airline has so many aircrafts of the same type. It's so much...

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by BWIAirport
Wed Nov 17, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How to find Tail Number from old Flight Thread
Replies: 276
Views: 35133

Re: How to find Tail Number from old Flight Thread

Is someone able to find these two flights for me?
March 18, 2012 UA1438 IAH-SJD
March 25, 2012 UA1453 SJD-IAH

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 15, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British airways Plans LHR-Indianapolis
Replies: 49
Views: 9375

Re: British airways Plans LHR-Indianapolis

Cool! Good for IND. Did DL serve IND-CDG pre-covid or am I imagining that?

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by BWIAirport
Sat Nov 13, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2022 Booked/Flown Flights
Replies: 4
Views: 743

Your 2022 Booked/Flown Flights

It's about that time of the year when (I hope) preliminary travel plans are coming together. As travel recovers and restrictions ease, where are you headed in 2022? I'll start us off. I have a week off work and some miles to spend, so I booked a trip around the country in January to check off a few ...

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by BWIAirport
Wed Nov 10, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How do you handle red eye flights?
Replies: 45
Views: 2736

Re: How do you handle red eye flights?

I would certainly pay for lounge access in LAX, or snag a room for a few hours at one of the airport hotels (and set an alarm on your phone, the alarm clock in the room, and request a wakeup call from concierge if you're concerned about oversleeping). I wouldn't be nearly as concerned about the layo...

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by BWIAirport
Tue Nov 09, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Planespotting in Burbank, CA
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Re: Planespotting in Burbank, CA

There's a garage just south of the terminal I've used to catch 15 departures. They'll fly right over you. You can also see 08 arrivals, but they're a little farther out.

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: Tips on "Common" comment
Replies: 3
Views: 344

Re: Tips on "Common" comment

Man, that's a tough one and doesn't seem all that consistent. How many WN 738s landing at LAS are in the database? Hopefully this gets pushed through. Seems very nitpicky.

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: ETA of when Southwest would start red-eyes?
Replies: 24
Views: 2235

Re: ETA of when Southwest would start red-eyes?

The main advantage to redeyes, in my opinion, are that you can still have the whole day on the west coast to do whatever you want. I remember flying back LAX-BWI in 2017 on AS, we used the entire last day to tour Warner Brothers, see the BUR flight museum, and have a nice lunch. Didn't have to be at...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Notable facts and trivia about alliance logos and liveries
Replies: 2
Views: 411

Re: Notable facts and trivia about alliance logos and liveries

Great write-up! I always thought it would be cool if LH used one of their A346s to do a modern-day version of either of the last two planes there. Although, I did a mock-up of a D-AIBA-type livery on the A346 and there are too many airlines to really make it work, so a logojet like G-MIDL may be mor...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA and VS A350’s simultaneously depart LHR to celebrate opening of US
Replies: 38
Views: 9231

Re: BA and VS A350’s simultaneously depart LHR to celebrate opening of US

Under two hours from JFK arrival now. Looks like Speedbird took a more northerly track. Both are at FL380 over the Gulf of St. Lawrence. I wonder if they have two different cost indexes they're using and to what extent that might play a role in the timing of this. It would be cool if the "winne...

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by BWIAirport
Sun Oct 31, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ and UA sign MOU on connectivity between Singapore and the US
Replies: 75
Views: 10147

Re: SQ and UA sign MOU on connectivity between Singapore and the US

Were they not already codesharing as Star Alliance partners?

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by BWIAirport
Sat Oct 30, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax
Replies: 147
Views: 8136

Re: Southwest pilot broadcasts political views to pax

Hope everyone recovered from this traumatizing incident.

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by BWIAirport
Fri Oct 29, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How many airports did you fly from around your place of residence?
Replies: 46
Views: 1981

Re: How many airports did you fly from around your place of residence?

From northern Baltimore, I've done BWI, IAD, PHL, and JFK.

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by BWIAirport
Thu Oct 28, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United New International Routes October 28, 8:00 a.m. ET
Replies: 154
Views: 23654

Re: United New International Routes October 28, 8:00 a.m. ET

No, UA never used a 777-300 from LAX to LHR. I'm pretty sure it was a 789 in the time leading up to covid. That LAX-LHR 789 seems like a downgrade (from a capacity standpoint) from pre-covid. Wasn't that previously a 77W? But love this all. Flights to London are gonna be cheeeeap next summer. Prior...

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by BWIAirport
Thu Oct 28, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United New International Routes October 28, 8:00 a.m. ET
Replies: 154
Views: 23654

Re: United New International Routes October 28, 8:00 a.m. ET

That LAX-LHR 789 seems like a downgrade (from a capacity standpoint) from pre-covid. Wasn't that previously a 77W?
But love this all. Flights to London are gonna be cheeeeap next summer.

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 25, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines to add logo to winglets
Replies: 65
Views: 10846

Re: American Airlines to add logo to winglets

I so wish we got the other tail design you could vote on. https://www.travelcodex.com/american-airlines-allow-employees-to-vote-new-livery-or-old/ Keeps the modern name/feel and includes that awesome A”A Tail. Yeah I could never get behind that one. It was a knee-jerk thing after initial negative r...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 25, 2021 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines to add logo to winglets
Replies: 65
Views: 10846

Re: American Airlines to add logo to winglets

The old AA cheatline was easy to translate to any shape, any surface. So it was very feasible to wrap it around the winglet. The current AA logo is not nearly as flexible. (That's why I had strong oppositions when people tried to put the new logo over the entire tailplane. It's a different shape and...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 25, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines to add logo to winglets
Replies: 65
Views: 10846

American Airlines to add logo to winglets

https://twitter.com/IshrionA/status/1452425302085447687 Here is... an idea. I'm honestly still not convinced these pictures aren't photoshopped, but I have no real reason to believe they are. My main issue is that the angle of the winglet and the angle of the logo are different. It won't look seamle...

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by BWIAirport
Wed Oct 20, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines 3rd Qrt Profit
Replies: 41
Views: 5814

Re: United international announcement by end of October

Oh baby. This on top of their big announcement last week. Could only expect AA and DL to respond accordingly. It seems like business travel was stressed in the message, so I wonder if it's related to more business-oriented routes. New connections to SIN, LHR, or FRA? I don’t remember DL or AA “resp...

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by BWIAirport
Wed Oct 20, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Signatures go away
Replies: 6
Views: 570

Re: Signatures go away

That's unfortunate, thank you for the response

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by BWIAirport
Wed Oct 20, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines 3rd Qrt Profit
Replies: 41
Views: 5814

Re: United international announcement by end of October

Oh baby. This on top of their big announcement last week. Could only expect AA and DL to respond accordingly.
It seems like business travel was stressed in the message, so I wonder if it's related to more business-oriented routes. New connections to SIN, LHR, or FRA?

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by BWIAirport
Wed Oct 20, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Signatures go away
Replies: 6
Views: 570

Signatures go away

I noticed that signatures aren't showing up anymore. Is that by design or is that an error?

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 18, 2021 7:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lufthansa LH418 A340-300 ?
Replies: 15
Views: 2024

Re: Lufthansa A340-300 ?

Lufthansa is gonna earn a place in everyone's hearts, continuing to fly these quad-jet beauties around. A343s, A346s, B744s, and B748s give some of us new life if we're trying to fly one for the first time.

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 18, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: wiggys photos
Replies: 316
Views: 74888

Re: wiggys photos

Hi could get your thoughts on this photo ? thx https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/9/1/0/6594019.jpg?v=v45d019e48ff Think you'll run into the following issues: -Blurriness -Crop (the rotor blades are cut off on the far left -CW rotation I don't have a great eye for seeing things like exp...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 18, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: On which arline[s] have you flown the most?
Replies: 29
Views: 1384

Re: On which arline[s] have you flown the most?

My totals by flights: Delta (28) Southwest (22) United (10) British Airways (5) American (4) Alaska (4) US Airways (4) Lufthansa (4) Air France (2) Aer Lingus (2) Frontier (1) By distance: Delta: 37,312 Southwest: 20,724 United: 13,974 British Airways: 12,099 Alaska: 9,316 Lufthansa: 8,782 Air Franc...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 11, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Aviation Vloggers?
Replies: 7
Views: 592

Re: Aviation Vloggers?

There are a couple I'd like to add to your list: Jeb Brooks (flight reports) Paul Lucas (also flight reports) Swiss001 (more in line with Lucaas-type streaming) Skylight Productions (no talking but some of the cleanest-looking aviation videos on YouTube) Simply Aviation (very nice trip reports on Yo...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 11, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your favorite plane that you haven't flown on
Replies: 31
Views: 2304

Re: Your favorite plane that you haven't flown on

I would have to say either the 747SP or A340-500

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 11, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Photography Feedback
Topic: Is blurriness the only problem here?
Replies: 3
Views: 447

Re: Is blurriness the only problem here?

Sup ! I dont know how it will look like when you use a uploading size because your current size is original size I believe, and you should judge it from our angle which is checking your pic in uploading size since we can't access your original pic. IMO, the pic is also underexposed and soft. There'...

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by BWIAirport
Fri Oct 08, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: EGLL SID Altitude Constraints
Replies: 7
Views: 854

Re: EGLL SID Altitude Constraints

Thank you for the responses. I didn't even consider that traffic could be a driving factor, though it certainly makes sense in that airspace.

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by BWIAirport
Fri Oct 08, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: EGLL SID Altitude Constraints
Replies: 7
Views: 854

EGLL SID Altitude Constraints

Happy Friday everyone. I am an avid user of flight simulators, and I was wondering if anyone could provide me some clarity on Heathrow departure procedures to help make my experience more realistic. When I program the SID into my FMC, there are always altitude ceilings of 6000 feet for a handful of ...

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by BWIAirport
Thu Oct 07, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Point-To-Point routes in the US
Replies: 20
Views: 1657

Re: Point-To-Point routes in the US

JayinKitsap wrote:
Isn't every direct flight a point to point? EK has scads of P-P if one is originating in Dubai.

In this context, point-to-point refers to a flight that does not begin or terminate at an airline's hub or focus city. Such as if UA were to launch ATL-MIA.

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by BWIAirport
Tue Oct 05, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your shortest flight on a widebody and longest flight on a narrowbody
Replies: 105
Views: 4934

Re: Your shortest flight on a widebody and longest flight on a narrowbody

I very likely flew a US 762 from CLT-SJU in the early 2000s, but I can't verify the flight or type. So the shortest widebody route I can verify is the 3,539nm PHL-LHR route on BA's 747.
Longest narrowbody is I believe AGP-JFK on the DL 752.

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 04, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How many miles before touchdown are final landing flaps selected?
Replies: 5
Views: 739

Re: How many miles before touchdown are final landing flaps selected?

I'm sure someone will correct me if I'm wrong but I believe most airlines' SOP requires the aircraft to be in landing configuration at the outer marker of the ILS (4-7nm out). This will probably change at unique approaches such as Tegucigalpa or other RNAV approaches where there is no ILS marker. In...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 04, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can a person tell the difference between A321neo, LR and XLR just by looking from outside?
Replies: 24
Views: 6494

Re: Can a person tell the difference between A321neo, LR and XLR just by looking from outside?

Ziyulu wrote:
Yes, just read the small Airbus logo near the back of the plane.

Would the sticker be that specific? Not just A321neo?

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 04, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair Fleet Renewal
Replies: 43
Views: 9454

Re: Icelandair Fleet Renewal

It appears Icelandair has slated itself towards the 737 Max as its replacement for medium-haul routes. I'm not sure of a specific target retirement year for the 757s and 767s but in the immediate future Icelandair continues to utilize them quite well. For their further stations that are on the edge ...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 04, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 520
Views: 93190

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Delta starts next summer 5x daily BWI—BOS Wow, didn't know there was that much of a market.. WN had made significant cuts on BWI-BOS nonstop service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with WN currently operating 6x daily nonstops to BWI from BOS (compared to the 9x-10x daily nonstops that WN was operati...

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by BWIAirport
Mon Oct 04, 2021 12:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airbus A380 - Who's have you flown ?
Replies: 43
Views: 1867

Re: Airbus A380 - Who's have you flown ?

F-HPJG
G-XLEA
G-XLEB

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by BWIAirport
Fri Oct 01, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA 953 JFK-EZE Massive Delays
Replies: 2
Views: 429

Re: AA 953 JFK-EZE Massive Delays

Interesting. EZE still doesn't seem too congested in terms of aircraft movements, I wonder why they just don't assign quasi-slots to ensure spaced-out arrivals.

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by BWIAirport
Fri Oct 01, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: AA 953 JFK-EZE Massive Delays
Replies: 2
Views: 429

AA 953 JFK-EZE Massive Delays

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL953/history/20211002/0155Z/KJFK/SAEZ Tonight's AA953 from JFK to EZE (Buenos Aires) was scheduled to depart JFK at 2155 and arrive in Argentina at 0931 tomorrow morning. Unfortunately for the passengers, it's now scheduled for an 0604 departure tomorrow morning...

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by BWIAirport
Thu Sep 30, 2021 7:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Classic aircraft routes?
Replies: 22
Views: 2017

Re: Classic aircraft routes?

Does the passenger 747-400 qualify for this list?

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by BWIAirport
Thu Sep 30, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2280
Views: 289441

Re: Alaska unveils (another) San Francisco Giants livery

https://www.facebook.com/flySFO/photos/pcb.4902615429757934/4902613673091443/ N855VA, an A320-214. This is more of a sticker, and certainly looks better than their all-white A21N for the Giants they have a few years back. The orange wingtip fence sticks out like a vegan at a barbeque. I liked 924's...

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by BWIAirport
Thu Sep 30, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2280
Views: 289441

Alaska unveils (another) San Francisco Giants livery

https://www.facebook.com/flySFO/photos/ ... 673091443/

N855VA, an A320-214. This is more of a sticker, and certainly looks better than their all-white A21N for the Giants they have a few years back. The orange wingtip fence sticks out like a vegan at a barbeque.
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https://www.facebook.com/flySFO/photos/ ... 673091443/

N855VA, an A320-214. This is more of a sticker, and certainly looks better than their all-white A21N for the Giants they have a few years back. The orange wingtip fence sticks out like a vegan at a barbeque.

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