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by MO11
Thu Jul 22, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tailwind Air between Manhattan and Boston Harbor starting Aug 3rd
Replies: 26
Views: 3263

Re: Tailwind Air between Manhattan and Boston Harbor starting Aug 3rd

northstardc4m wrote:
If they are using the Boston Harbor Seaplane Base... how is it any advantage over BOS? Proximity to the Ferry seems about the only plus?


You can check-in 15 minutes prior to departure. Saves an hour.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tailwind Air between Manhattan and Boston Harbor starting Aug 3rd
Replies: 26
Views: 3263

Re: Tailwind Air between Manhattan and Boston Harbor starting Aug 3rd

airbazar wrote:
I'm curious where exactly in Boston harbor will the runway be? It's a pretty tight and busy space in there with a very tall bridge at one end.



Pretty much on top of the Ted Williams Tunnel.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

CAM sold 3 757s yesterday, N605DL, N620DL and N557CM, but I don't know to whom (went to trust). Swift N859AM started flying on Monday (probably should be in the DHL thread). All National tail numbers in recent years add up to a multiple of 9. The original 744s, 919CA and 952CA, of course, do not. Ar...

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by MO11
Wed Jul 21, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surf Air orders 100 hybrid electric Cessna Caravans
Replies: 6
Views: 2042

Re: Surf Air orders 100 hybrid electric Cessna Caravans

I could not find any information about the technology and battery size they are putting onboard their Cessna. Just a reduction in fuel by 25% Anyone know any more details about actual tech and spec https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cessna_208_Caravan#Specifications_(208_Caravan) This has a little infor...

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by MO11
Tue Jul 20, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surf Air orders 100 hybrid electric Cessna Caravans
Replies: 6
Views: 2042

Re: Surf Air orders 100 hybrid electric Cessna Caravans

Correct. Surf Air ordered ordinary Caravans. It will hold the STC for the hybrid modification.

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by MO11
Sat Jul 17, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1404
Views: 263040

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

n797mx wrote:
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ENY9857/history/20210711/1700Z/KROW/KABI

Envoy's aircraft 761 is out of the paint shop and has been ferried to ROW for final conformity checks.


You actually mean it is out of the paint shop at ROW, and has been ferried to ABI for conformity.

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by MO11
Fri Jul 16, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The “Republic Airline” name
Replies: 17
Views: 2472

Re: The “Republic Airline” name

Corporate name was changed from "Airline" to "Airways" in early 2019.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 15, 2021 10:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

So, at present, Cargo Aircraft Management has the following 767-300s unfinished: 6 aircraft at TLV for conversion (N432AX, N391AA, N398AN, N397AN, N396AN, N391CM [FADEC]) Noticed that N432AX was ferried to ROW for paint. Interesting that the trip over to TLV used OAE, but return used the N number.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 15, 2021 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

That would be correct, if you replace "Amazon" with "DHL". Amazon -200s are all ATSG.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 15, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Wheels Up" Challenge to US Airline model
Replies: 48
Views: 7783

Re: "Wheels Up" Challenge to US Airline model

He mentions his company's relationship with Delta. I'm not sure how Delta management sees them as a partner vs a threat. The sale closed 18 months ago. From Forbes article December 2019: Terms were not disclosed, however, Wheels Up CEO Kenny Dichter said Delta will become his largest shareholder. D...

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by MO11
Tue Jul 13, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 116
Views: 18410

Re: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2021

N651GT transferred from Atlas to ABX Air over the weekend.

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by MO11
Tue Jul 13, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 P2F News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 274
Views: 66750

Re: A321 P2F News and Discussion Thread

Cargo Aircraft Management bought VP-CCH (ex G-TCDV) from Aviation Capital Group yesterday.

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by MO11
Sun Jul 11, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA2289 Security Incident to MIA
Replies: 98
Views: 14062

Re: Passengers Forced To Put Hands On Head

FlyEndeavorAir wrote:
Unfortunately many Americans do not know their rights, they just go the "easy" route of giving in.



Unfortunately, many Americans "think" they know their rights.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 08, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL
Replies: 371
Views: 85629

Re: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL

DLASFlyer wrote:
How many times have we heard after accidents about controllers working too many frequencies at once? FAA promises changes, then nothing changes.



In this case one controller, two airplanes. What's your point?

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by MO11
Thu Jul 08, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

I would be willing to bet that Empire is installing a cargo interior. I think that the Silver Airways info may still be in play.

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by MO11
Thu Jul 08, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

There is an ex-Aurigny Air Service ATR72 that is making its way across the North Atlantic, reportedly as N919AZ. Checked, that number is reserved by Amazon.com. Possibly unrelated, but Silver Airways was advertising for crews to staff ant ATR72-500 cargo operation based in FWA. This airplane ended ...

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by MO11
Thu Jul 08, 2021 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Air Connection wins EAS away from Skywest for PIR and ATY
Replies: 98
Views: 10573

Re: Denver Air Connection wins EAS away from Skywest for PIR and ATY

$6.5 million to almost $9 million is QUITE the jump. Someone at Skywest wasn't thinking, and now they're flying at $0 subsidy?! Definitely fishy and improper. OO - "hey, we wanna keep serving here, but we need a LOT more money" Government - sorry, better bidder came in. They've done a dec...

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ravn Alaska going with Boeing 757 ETOPS and new subsidiary?
Replies: 62
Views: 11486

Re: Ravn Alaska going with Boeing 757 ETOPS and new subsidiary?

I know Rambler is different; it's owned by the same parent as USA Jet. I thought Rambler was a placeholder name.

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ravn Alaska going with Boeing 757 ETOPS and new subsidiary?
Replies: 62
Views: 11486

Re: Ravn Alaska going with Boeing 757 ETOPS and new subsidiary?

Last month, Corvus applied to register the name Northern Pacific and deregister the name RavnAir Alaska. The DOT approved that today. They are deregistering ravn?! Lmao. They just got that new plane painted! Well, specifically "RavnAir Alaska" was deregistered. Nothing was said about &quo...

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ravn Alaska going with Boeing 757 ETOPS and new subsidiary?
Replies: 62
Views: 11486

Re: Ravn Alaska going with Boeing 757 ETOPS and new subsidiary?

Last month, Corvus applied to register the name Northern Pacific and deregister the name RavnAir Alaska. The DOT approved that today.

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Air Connection wins EAS away from Skywest for PIR and ATY
Replies: 98
Views: 10573

Re: Denver Air Connection wins EAS away from Skywest for PIR and ATY

As for Moab, both SLC and DEN are subsidized (as of April 1). WYS is also subsidized to both SLC and DEN. This hasn’t been updated since March, so I may be totally wrong, but I was under the impression SLC from CNY was at risk. Though, to your point, now it’s 1x daily DEN and 1x daily SLC, so I gue...

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Air Connection wins EAS away from Skywest for PIR and ATY
Replies: 98
Views: 10573

Re: Denver Air Connection wins EAS away from Skywest for PIR and ATY

Won’t the eas just get canceled completely if there’s 2 carriers? No there’s still a contract. CNY is another good example - while OO flies both, the one to DEN is subsidized, the flight to SLC is not. I want to say WYS also is a double carrier route with one subsidized, but not sure Why would they...

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

Swift/iAero leased N859AM yesterday. So this is a former AeroMexico B738. Is it in or scheduled for conversion? EDIT: Converted at MIA to freighter early this year, according to planespotters and ferried to GSO on 2 July Yeah, Planespotters doesn't pick up subtleties like the fact that Commercial J...

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by MO11
Wed Jul 07, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

Swift/iAero leased N859AM yesterday.

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by MO11
Mon Jul 05, 2021 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1481
Views: 274169

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

I wonder as their fleet grows would they do a WN maneuver and add MHT to serve communities north of Boston like they are using PVD to cover communities south of Boston? They are shown with 8 E190s available but their flying to date is only with the 3 E195s. Folowing up on my earlier message, when a...

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by MO11
Sun Jul 04, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

There is an ex-Aurigny Air Service ATR72 that is making its way across the North Atlantic, reportedly as N919AZ. Checked, that number is reserved by Amazon.com. Possibly unrelated, but Silver Airways was advertising for crews to staff ant ATR72-500 cargo operation based in FWA.

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by MO11
Sat Jul 03, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

flyaa757 wrote:
Will there be anymore 737s coming? Or is 22 it?


I believe the two in Europe are ASL leases, not Amazon. Amazon hasn't ordered anything past the first 20.

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by MO11
Sat Jul 03, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did the original AirTran ever serve Tampa?
Replies: 20
Views: 2786

Re: Did the original AirTran ever serve Tampa?

Thanks for the corrections, with one minor hiccup. AirTran Florida Connection was ComAir. https://www.bizjournals.com/orlando/stories/1997/06/16/daily4.html Yes, you're right, Air Wisconsin flew for the ValuJet AirTran. The Comair code-share with AirTran was a double code-share on the existing Coma...

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by MO11
Sat Jul 03, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did the original AirTran ever serve Tampa?
Replies: 20
Views: 2786

Re: Did the original AirTran ever serve Tampa?

“Air Transportation, Inc.” also known as AirTran, was created by ComAir management after buying a bankrupt? Central Florida charter operator (Sunshine Air?), with the intention to start their own Jet Airline to cover Apple Vacation trips in the Midwest, ala American Trans Air, after the demise of L...

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by MO11
Fri Jul 02, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegheny Commuter Airlines
Replies: 2
Views: 981

Re: Allegheny Commuter Airlines

Hi all, Can anyone shed some light on when Allegheny Commuter Airlines rebranded as USAir Express please? I know it was 1989, but wondered if anyone could give a more precise date? Kind Regards Bradley :) "Allegheny Commuter" was the brand name for code-shared commuter airline service. Th...

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by MO11
Fri Jul 02, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

Cargo Aircraft Management bought N156DL and N898CU (ex C-FMWV) yesterday. All of the 767-3P6s operated by Delta are now CAM airplanes.

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by MO11
Fri Jul 02, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: 737 Freighter ditches in water off HNL
Replies: 371
Views: 85629

737 ditching off Oahu Friday AM

Details still sketchy, CNBC reports engine failure after takeoff. FR24 indicates that it's Rhoades/Transair N810TA.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 29, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republic Airways plans IPO
Replies: 22
Views: 2391

Re: Republic Airways plans IPO

Republic was founded in 1974. But it was using the Chautauqua name until the late 90s when it restructured and used the Republic name for the holding company and made Chautauqua a subsidiary. Republic Airways didn’t actually start ops as another subsidiary until 2004/2005. Correct, today’s Republic...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 29, 2021 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

Ex Korean Air Cargo 747-400F N570B filed SBD-ANC 4:59PM - 8:32PM as JTN61 en route to DEL after maintenance. Let's see what's in store for this 30.2 year old veteran. Allegedly she's headed to 21 Air but DEL seems like a strange place to go if that's true. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 29, 2021 1:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republic Airways plans IPO
Replies: 22
Views: 2391

Re: Republic Airways plans IPO

1974......

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by MO11
Sun Jun 27, 2021 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

stretch8 wrote:
Sadly, N152DL B763 SBD-ILN returned to SBD 72 minutes later... cheers!


Now airborne, FL390.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 22, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

CAM bought N154DL from Delta and N900UD (C-FMWU) from Crane yesterday (could have been Friday, since Friday was a holiday).

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by MO11
Fri Jun 18, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

I'm sure someone will come up with the actual explanation and we'll all go, "Ooooooh. Duh." But right now -- weird. Also, long test-flight-ish route to ROW, taking 4 hours to do something that could be done in -- what? -- half-an-hour? FL270 the whole way. Isn't RVSM approval operator spe...

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by MO11
Fri Jun 18, 2021 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

Anything further on our mystery 762 that went dark south of FST? No data on ADSBExchange under either hex code since then. It's Thursday evening (6/17), and it appeared out of the darkness (east of Marathon TX) supposedly heading for Roswell....... If you look at the ESRI satellite, it becomes obvi...

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by MO11
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Contour Airlines Routes and Predictions
Replies: 16
Views: 3132

Re: Contour Airlines Routes and Predictions

They are losing their TBN-STL route. Didn't re-bid it. It can't bid it. It has to be operated as AEAS for which a grant is requested by the community (as opposed to a subsidy paid to an airline). TBN is on the fence for maintaining EAS. Greenville, MS has requested an AEAS grant, for which LF would...

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by MO11
Thu Jun 17, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Used Delta Aircraft Order A359/737-900ER
Replies: 664
Views: 150337

Re: Rumor: Used Delta Aircraft Order

Pinal Airpark, San Bernadino, Blytheville.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 15, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest faces another IT outage, all flights stopped.
Replies: 101
Views: 18222

Re: Southwest faces another IT outage, all flights stopped.

I think the 50% off fare sale may have crashed their system LOL I know I took advantage of that this morning. Still...WTH, WN? Unless it's a third-party hack, having your system crash twice in less than 24 hours shows how fragile and vulnerable your IT system is. Different systems. Yesterday was th...

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by MO11
Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: California Desert Airports
Replies: 20
Views: 4891

Re: California Desert Airports

MDW22L31C wrote:
With all the people living in the California High Desert I would think AA could fill a RJ from VCV-PHX 2 to 3 times a day or UA VCV-SFO Same the drive down the Cajon Pass to ONT or LAX



1. No terminal
2. Airport is already parked up.

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by MO11
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1404
Views: 263040

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

Vctony wrote:
I want this to be put squarely in the rumors category but the rumor over at OH is that they will be opening up bases at DFW and PHX and taking over the AA flying currently done by YV.

Does AA own any of the YV birds or are they all owned by YV?


All owned (or leased) by YV.

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by MO11
Wed Jun 09, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 237
Views: 34588

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

The above post should say September 17.

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by MO11
Mon Jun 07, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

stretch8 wrote:
Amazon using N337AZ B763, at least since 24 May 2021, on CVG-HRL-CVG run. cheers!



Pretty sure this is DHL.

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by MO11
Sat Jun 05, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021
Replies: 911
Views: 123965

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2021

CAM bought N155DL yesterday.

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by MO11
Thu Jun 03, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 116
Views: 18410

Re: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2021

DHL bought N647GT off lease from Titan yesterday.

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by MO11
Thu Jun 03, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021
Replies: 1635
Views: 233593

Re: Air Cargo (non-Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2021

N570B (the aforementioned 744BCF) is not going to go to WGN, because as pointed out above, they only fly GEs. This could be for anybody else: Longtail, etc. Doubtful National, either, but we'll see. Skyliner is of the opinion it is headed to 21 Air. *shrugs* It is what Planespotters.net is reportin...

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