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by hammer
Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1730
Views: 391771

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

Am I crazy or is that one of the most unclearly caused crashes over land in like decades? Usually there is a thread from the first day that ends up being close to the cause, but I see nothing here. If you go back on the threads of the Eurowings crash, it really wasn't until the CVR contents were le...

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by hammer
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: A330-900 Passenger experience
Replies: 64
Views: 7208

Re: A330-900 Passenger experience

Without flogging the horse of 787 seat width and windows, I can say, for example, that, as much as the A350 is a great technological achievment, after some flights on it (that i enjoyed very much) I can say that I still prefer the A330/A340. Primarily because of the 2-4-2 layout (and THAT does not d...

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by hammer
Sun Mar 25, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 757's at MKE
Replies: 20
Views: 3760

Re: DL 757's at MKE

1 of them is for the San Antonio Spurs, who play the Bucks this afternoon. The other is for the Bucks who fly to LA after the game.

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by hammer
Tue May 23, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Air filling in for Frontier today??
Replies: 3
Views: 1311

Re: Miami Air filling in for Frontier today??

Stopping in MEM for a gas and go - ETD - 9:30pm.

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by hammer
Sun Jan 31, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Superbowl Charters
Replies: 67
Views: 16067

RE: Superbowl Charters

AAL9434 - CLT-SJC - enroute now

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by hammer
Wed Oct 21, 2015 9:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 321 Over Magic Kingdom! Why?
Replies: 17
Views: 12784

RE: AA 321 Over Magic Kingdom! Why?

It was a charter from <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (Municipal / Morris Field) (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym> with disabled and terminally ill children. Ace and <acronym title="TANS (Peru)">TJ</acronym> radio show in <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas Internat...

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by hammer
Sat Mar 28, 2015 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: March Madness 2015: Ncaa Charters
Replies: 54
Views: 7260

RE: March Madness 2015: Ncaa Charters

Notre Dame - Sun Country - N714SY back to <acronym title="South Bend - (Michiana) Regional (St. Joseph County) (SBN / KSBN), USA - Indiana">SBN</acronym> late tonight Gonzaga - Sun Country - N805SY to <acronym title="Spokane - International (Geiger Field) (GEG / KGEG), USA - Washington">GEG</acronym...

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by hammer
Thu Aug 07, 2014 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kalitta Air And Air Bridge Take More 744Fs
Replies: 9
Views: 9299

RE: Kalitta Air And Air Bridge Take More 744Fs

Kalitta is rumored to be getting 2 more 744's by the end of the year.

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by hammer
Fri Jun 20, 2014 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any 747 Classics Still Flying In The US?
Replies: 29
Views: 11296

RE: Any 747 Classics Still Flying In The US?

Kalitta Air still has -200's in their fleet.

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by hammer
Wed Nov 13, 2013 1:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First DL 737-900 On Property
Replies: 64
Views: 25652

RE: First DL 737-900 On Property

Yes they are the LED lights...

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by hammer
Thu Nov 07, 2013 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surprise: Last 744F Ends Up With Cargolux!
Replies: 23
Views: 17331

RE: Surprise: Last 744F Ends Up With Cargolux!

The last 747-400 was a −400ERF delivered on November 30, 2011 to Kalitta Air. (sat in the desert for a while)

[Edited 2013-11-07 06:13:13]

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by hammer
Thu Nov 07, 2013 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surprise: Last 744F Ends Up With Cargolux!
Replies: 23
Views: 17331

RE: Surprise: Last 744F Ends Up With Cargolux!

Actually this is the second to last ERF.....Kalitta has the last one.

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by hammer
Tue Nov 05, 2013 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2013-2014 NBA Charters
Replies: 1
Views: 3112

RE: 2013-2014 NBA Charters

Detroit Pistons - N880DP

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by hammer
Fri Nov 01, 2013 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First DL 737-900 On Property
Replies: 64
Views: 25652

RE: First DL 737-900 On Property

N805DN enroute right now to ATL

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by hammer
Thu Oct 10, 2013 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MLB Post Season Charters
Replies: 10
Views: 3127

RE: MLB Post Season Charters

Tigers flew on Sun Country yesterday to SFO.

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by hammer
Fri Aug 23, 2013 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSY Spotters - Kalitta Boeing 744 Arriving 8-22
Replies: 5
Views: 3027

MSY Spotters - Kalitta Boeing 744 Arriving 8-22

It is departing Sunday @ 245pm.

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by hammer
Thu Aug 22, 2013 8:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSY Spotters - Kalitta Boeing 744 Arriving 8-22
Replies: 5
Views: 3027

MSY Spotters - Kalitta Boeing 744 Arriving 8-22

Look for a Kalitta 747-400 CKS216 from Liege arriving between 5a-6a -

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by hammer
Wed Aug 14, 2013 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS A300 Crash In Birmingham, AL. - BHM
Replies: 264
Views: 92435

UPS A300 Crash In Birmingham, AL. - BHM

UPS Airbus A300-600, registration N155UP. 2 confirmed dead.

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by hammer
Wed Dec 26, 2012 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Evergreen Airlines Parks The 747-200 Classics
Replies: 76
Views: 24341

Evergreen Airlines Parks The 747-200 Classics

This is concerning the Kalitta -200 into Lajes. They were carrying an engine for a Delta A/C.

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by hammer
Wed Oct 10, 2012 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: National Air Cargo
Replies: 2
Views: 2665

National Air Cargo

It is official that National Air Cargo is relocating to Orlando effective April or May.

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by hammer
Sat Aug 23, 2008 2:19 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: DEN Spotters
Replies: 0
Views: 2552

DEN Spotters

Kalitta Air has 2 747-200's coming in today----arriving @ 1930z and 2030z-----

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by hammer
Wed Nov 28, 2007 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: GRB/DFW Spotters...
Replies: 0
Views: 1632

GRB/DFW Spotters...

Bruce,
NWA is sending another A330 for the Packers to take them to Dallas. It is scheduled to get in around 10:15 your time. I just thought I would let you know. Anyone in the Dallas area, it will be down there early afternoon.

GO PACK!!

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by hammer
Fri Nov 02, 2007 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380 Coming To MSP
Replies: 124
Views: 18134

RE: A380 Coming To MSP

This was reported from me about a month ago--October 10th to be exact--look up NWA A380? I just heard that the A380 will be in <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> on November 27th for NWA officials and employees...

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by hammer
Sat Oct 27, 2007 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA A330 To GRB
Replies: 12
Views: 3922

RE: NWA A330 To GRB

It is not going to <acronym title="Green Bay - Austin Straubel International (GRB / KGRB), USA - Wisconsin">GRB</acronym> until Sunday afternoon--I was told the Packers were going Saturday, but it appears they are going to <acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), ...

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by hammer
Sat Oct 27, 2007 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA A330 To GRB
Replies: 12
Views: 3922

RE: NWA A330 To GRB

Bruce,
You do get some great shots! I really like the EMB175 shots you get....keep up the great work!

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by hammer
Sat Oct 27, 2007 12:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA A330 To GRB
Replies: 12
Views: 3922

NWA A330 To GRB

Spotters, keep your eyes open for the Packers charter today--<acronym title="Green Bay - Austin Straubel International (GRB / KGRB), USA - Wisconsin">GRB</acronym>-<acronym title="OLD: Denver - Stapleton International (DEN / KDEN) (closed), USA - Colorado AND CURRENT: Denver - International (DEN / K...

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by hammer
Thu Oct 25, 2007 10:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA A380?
Replies: 81
Views: 18266

RE: NWA A380?

I have not heard otherwide as of yet...it is still planned to go to MSP...

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by hammer
Wed Oct 10, 2007 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA A380?
Replies: 81
Views: 18266

NWA A380?

I just heard that the A380 will be in <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold-Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym> on November 27th for NWA officials and employees to walk thru...rumor has it, they are interested in the A380 for Pacific routes (so is U...

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by hammer
Fri Sep 28, 2007 8:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

sorry, the first set did not turn out on here....

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by hammer
Fri Sep 28, 2007 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

Here are a few more from this morning in <acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym> <table BORDER=0 width=102 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=536878688&filename=1190934883lQt0h6.jpg" t...

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by hammer
Fri Sep 28, 2007 8:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

Here are a few pictures from <acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym> this morning <table BORDER=0 width=102 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=536878688&filename=11909346664Tep0A.jpg" ...

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by hammer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 1:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

This was right from the Miami Herald Newspaper....they had the picture...

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by hammer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 1:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

That is going to be it...it reminds me of the candy....it is quite ugly, but maybe actual paint job will make it look better...

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by hammer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

RE: Spirit New Paint PIC

I realize it is not an actual pic..but this is their new paint job...

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by hammer
Thu Sep 27, 2007 12:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit New Paint PIC
Replies: 144
Views: 18886

Spirit New Paint PIC

<center><table align=center BORDER=0 width=302 cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 STYLE="border: 1px black solid;"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=536878688&filename=1190821778DtqeWC.jpg" target=_blank><img src="/uf/536878688/1190821778DtqeWC.jpg" ALT="Big version: Width: 300 Height: 198 File size: 15kb"...

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by hammer
Sun Aug 12, 2007 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Champion Pulling Out Of DTW
Replies: 6
Views: 3843

RE: Champion Pulling Out Of DTW

You would have to think that they are going to add capacity. (they will have extra pilots now..ha ha)

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by hammer
Sun Aug 12, 2007 6:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Champion Pulling Out Of DTW
Replies: 6
Views: 3843

Champion Pulling Out Of DTW

Effective September (not sure what date exactly) Champion Air is pulling out of <acronym title="Detroit - Metropolitan Wayne County (DTW / KDTW), USA - Michigan">DTW</acronym>...NWA has had it's MLT vacation packages going through Champion, well at 700+ passengers a week, they decided to do it on th...

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by hammer
Thu Jul 19, 2007 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: One Of P5 E195 Overshoots Runway In Santa Marta
Replies: 89
Views: 19540

RE: One Of P5 E195 Overshoots Runway In Santa Marta

I love the pic of the pilots on the phone...."um, yeah, we kinda put it in the drink"....

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by hammer
Tue Jul 10, 2007 6:56 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Fat Albert... No Jato?
Replies: 7
Views: 4221

RE: Fat Albert... No Jato?

I saw them practice on Friday...it went down the runway for a long time...same kind of takeoff, just no JATO...I was wondering about that as well...

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by hammer
Sat Jul 07, 2007 11:51 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Blue Angels
Replies: 9
Views: 4497

Blue Angels

Is anyone going to see the Blue Angels this weekend (July 7th and July 8th) at Willow Run in Ypsilanti <acronym title="SilkAir (Singapore)">MI</acronym>? I went out on Thursday and saw them practice some, until the weather blew in...then I went back out today and saw them practice their entire show ...

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by hammer
Sun Jul 01, 2007 5:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines E-175 First Pictures
Replies: 132
Views: 31241

RE: Northwest Airlines E-175 First Pictures

CPZ2090 Compass Airlines "Compass Rose" (Chantilly, VA) Aircraft Embraer 175 (twin-jet) (E170/Q) Origin Nashville Intl (KBNA) Destination Terre Haute Intl-Hulman Field (KHUF) Date Saturday, Jun 30, 2007 Duration 0 hours 50 minutes Progress 30 minutes left 19 minutes Status En Route (78 miles down; 1...

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by hammer
Fri Jun 22, 2007 2:58 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Space Shuttle Sighting
Replies: 10
Views: 4166

RE: Space Shuttle Sighting

I have no idea of what to look for...I just look at the degrees off of the horizon...it was 81 degrees here on Tuesday night, so I looked straight up and to the northwest...if it is 40 degrees or lower, it will be hard to see unless you are in a wide open space--no houses...I was in my back yeard th...

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by hammer
Wed Jun 20, 2007 9:03 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Space Shuttle Sighting
Replies: 10
Views: 4166

Space Shuttle Sighting

Did anyone else in the Detroit area last night see the shuttle and the ISS fly over the area last night? It was 10:30(ish) and they went right over the house...

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by hammer
Tue Jun 05, 2007 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NWA CRJ900 To MDW
Replies: 30
Views: 4519

NWA CRJ900 To MDW

It is in the air right now heading to MDW....Mesaba flight 3690....

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by hammer
Sun Jun 03, 2007 10:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW 744 - Is Only One In Old Scheme?
Replies: 2
Views: 3288

RE: NW 744 - Is Only One In Old Scheme?

as far as 5514 goes, I do not believe that the 5500 series are getting winglets....as of now...

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by hammer
Tue Apr 17, 2007 7:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Off Duty NW Pilot Arrested For Cocaine Possession
Replies: 48
Views: 7499

RE: Off Duty NW Pilot Arrested For Cocaine Possession

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by hammer
Tue Apr 17, 2007 5:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Old Colors (Stripe?)
Replies: 20
Views: 3768

RE: Northwest Old Colors (Stripe?)

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by hammer
Tue Apr 17, 2007 1:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Off Duty NW Pilot Arrested For Cocaine Possession
Replies: 48
Views: 7499

RE: Off Duty NW Pilot Arrested For Cocaine Possession

The hummer was a rental....also I have been told that this is the same captain who had the issue in Las Vegas...

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by hammer
Tue Apr 17, 2007 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Old Colors (Stripe?)
Replies: 20
Views: 3768

RE: Northwest Old Colors (Stripe?)

it is black....the NWA is not blue..it is indeed black...

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