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by Narfish641
Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific aircraft repainted with wrong titles
Replies: 70
Views: 13699

Re: Cathay Pacific aircraft repainted with wrong titles

How does EsyJet?
Or maybe Deta?
Suthwst?
Wstjet?
Or maybe even Spiit?

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by Narfish641
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue hints at new tail design
Replies: 70
Views: 11686

Re: JetBlue hints at new tail design

I like the livery. It very bright and cheery. I think the did a good job on this plane.

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by Narfish641
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Delta Airbus A220-100 Rolls Out Of Paints Shop
Replies: 80
Views: 16843

Re: First Delta Airbus A220-100 Rolls Out Of Paints Shop

Man does this plane look good! Very lovely! Can't wait for it to be in the air soon!!

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by Narfish641
Thu Sep 13, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential impacts of Hurricane Florence on East Coast ops
Replies: 75
Views: 11336

Re: Potential impacts of Hurricane Florence on East Coast ops

Florence is now a Catagory 2, but for some odd reason is growing even larger before. A little bit of good news since it has weaken but will still slow down and dump a ton of rain and a bit of wind which will cause damage and tons of power outages.

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by Narfish641
Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential impacts of Hurricane Florence on East Coast ops
Replies: 75
Views: 11336

Re: Potential impacts of Hurricane Florence on East Coast ops

Yep it reduced to a Catagory 3. But that doesn't it will be smooth sailing for everyone, it will still bring immense wind and heavy rain for days, and for the worst its heading straight for Georgia. The airport is about a good 35-45 mins where I live, so I suspect a hell load of flights to be cancel...

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by Narfish641
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential impacts of Hurricane Florence on East Coast ops
Replies: 75
Views: 11336

Re: Potential impacts of Hurricane Florence on East Coast ops

This storm is gonna be absolute hell, please stay safe out there everyone. Especially in the Carolinas and Virginia. The hurricane is expected to hit as a Category 4.

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by Narfish641
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 9/11 ... Never Forget
Replies: 49
Views: 3072

Re: 9/11 ... Never Forget

I was only about 3 when this event happened, so of course I do not remember much about it. But now that the years gone by growing up I realized just how chaotic and terrifying that day was, with 4 different planes crashing in different places (2 being the World Trade Center). 17 years.... May everyo...

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by Narfish641
Thu Sep 06, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta uncontained engine failure - ATL-MCO
Replies: 51
Views: 16261

Re: Delta uncontained engine failure - atl/orl

Glad everyone landed safely. Crazy incident, but crap happens.

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by Narfish641
Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Confirms 767 Retirement Date
Replies: 83
Views: 15682

Re: American Airlines Confirms 767 Retirement Date

I'll be perfectly honest with you, as a guy that really started getting into aviation a year ago I honestly do not care what 767-300ER/400ER I fly on. Wither it be Delta, United, American, Air Canada Rouge, JAL, etc. As long as I can fly on and experience the 767 flying internationally or domestica...

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by Narfish641
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Confirms 767 Retirement Date
Replies: 83
Views: 15682

Re: American Airlines Confirms 767 Retirement Date

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GeSnADOEd6w

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pevkp7697nA
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Here are two links of the different cabins American has on their 763ERs (Credit goes to Tom Beam for the awesome videos!) Yes, the cabin looks outdated but I wouldn't mind flying on this for the extra space!

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GeSnADOEd6w

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pevkp7697nA

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by Narfish641
Sun Sep 02, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Confirms 767 Retirement Date
Replies: 83
Views: 15682

Re: American Airlines Confirms 767 Retirement Date

I'll be perfectly honest with you, as a guy that really started getting into aviation a year ago I honestly do not care what 767-300ER/400ER I fly on. Wither it be Delta, United, American, Air Canada Rouge, JAL, etc. As long as I can fly on and experience the 767 flying internationally or domestical...

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by Narfish641
Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First ANA A380 rolls out of final assembly
Replies: 140
Views: 28825

Re: First ANA A380 rolls out of final assembly

Pics are looking real good! Can't wait to see them in the air soon!

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by Narfish641
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA 787 faces extreme winds on approach, goes around.
Replies: 60
Views: 11051

Re: ANA 787 faces extreme winds on approach, goes around.

That was some serious wind! I have never seen an aircraft do that in my life! Glad everyone landed and safe, holy cow! I would had a heart attack if I was on that flight!

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by Narfish641
Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 594
Views: 80382

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

Isn't this like the 12th MD-88 to be retired? Man they are on a roll this year with these retirements. Also noticing more of the Narrowbody fleet obtaining the Delta logo on the bellies. Notice mostly on the A319s, A320s, 737-700s, 737-800s, and 757-200s. Also notice that a few 757-300s have them as...

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by Narfish641
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 594
Views: 80382

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

Delta first A220: https://community.infinite-flight.com/t/delta-airlines-first-ever-a220-100-out-of-the-paint-shop/238225 Just a photoshop. The first A220 hasn't finished final assembly yet. This is an old Bombardier PR photo that has been photoshopped. OOOHHH NOOO WHY!!!??? ); Well, they done a he...

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danipawa wrote:


Looking good!!! :bigthumbsup:

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by Narfish641
Sun Aug 12, 2018 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 594
Views: 80382

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

Does anyone know how many more 737-900ER and A321-200 orders this year? If the question has already been asked please disregard and delete this comment.

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by Narfish641
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SLC Terminal Construction Updates
Replies: 28
Views: 5732

Re: SLC Terminal Construction Updates

Airport is looking really good so far! HUGE difference!

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by Narfish641
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018
Replies: 112
Views: 10891

Re: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018

Good evening everyone! Its been a moment already since this thread was active! Anyway just want bring a few VS news. First and foremost, the 747 service from ATL-MAN will start on October 29th, 2018 and continues through 2019. In addition, the A340 service from ATL-LHR will end on March 29th next an...

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by Narfish641
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS to go all 744 from MAN W18/9.
Replies: 57
Views: 9383

Re: VS to go all 744 from MAN W18/9.

Did a bit of dummy booking. So far as it looks the ATL-MAN run will start October 29th and will continue through 2019.

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by Narfish641
Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 720
Views: 105665

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

It would appear that the non ER 763 Pratts are sticking around for a while. Other threads said they were gone at the beginning of 2018 The original plan was to retire them after the NFL season, Delta decided to hang on to them for a little bit. I did some dummy booking last week and so far as it se...

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by Narfish641
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 594
Views: 80382

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

PSU.DTW.SCE wrote:
When is the last B739 delivery?


Around 2019 is when Delta will complete their 737-900ER order.

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by Narfish641
Fri Aug 03, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How many more 738s for WN ?
Replies: 11
Views: 2638

Re: How many more 738s for WN ?

Wow, time goes by so fast! They are now just getting to the final 4 aircraft. And for a guy myself that flown the -800 variant they are really awesome!

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by Narfish641
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroméxico E190 Accident in Durango July 31
Replies: 259
Views: 48046

Re: Aeroméxico E190 Accident in Durango July 31

I saw the link that ikolkyo posted. Correct me if I am wrong, but near the end of the video, I think I might of just seen one of the engines ripped apart. If so, this was no aborted take off before V1 obviously.

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by Narfish641
Tue Jul 31, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroméxico E190 Accident in Durango July 31
Replies: 259
Views: 48046

Re: Aeroméxico E190 Accident in Durango July 31

Thank God everyone is ok! This looked really scary!

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by Narfish641
Sun Oct 15, 2017 4:17 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)
Replies: 23
Views: 3498

Re: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)

I am very curious to see if the max will be more quiet from the stand point of someone being on the ground and it flying over. Reason I ask this is the 737-800 (and maybe other NG models), is unusually loud when flying over. Let me describe my situation. So I live west of Chicago out near Napervill...

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)
Replies: 23
Views: 3498

Re: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)

Fan blades. Gearbox? CFM Leap? In a more detailed way, when the engine begins to start it sounds almost identical when a CFM56 on a 737NG starts its engines. Then it sounds like the deep rumble of the GE90 as it starts spooling up, then when the engine ignites, it sound like the GEnx when lit. What...

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 13, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)
Replies: 23
Views: 3498

Re: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)

It does sound like the GE90 I agree. It has that very intimidating sound to it. I also hear a little bit of the 737NG when the gearbox for the fan blades start up. Fan blades. Gearbox? CFM Leap? In a more detailed way, when the engine begins to start it sounds almost identical when a CFM56 on a 737...

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)
Replies: 23
Views: 3498

Re: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)

Momo1435 wrote:
All Boeing aircraft except for the RR powered 787s of course.



I might be thinking wrong, but I think the 767 has a quieter engine start for some reason, hearing it in the video. Its like you don't hear anything until the engine is ignited.

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)
Replies: 23
Views: 3498

Re: The 737MAX has a GE90 style startup noise (but quieter)

It does sound like the GE90 I agree. It has that very intimidating sound to it. I also hear a little bit of the 737NG when the gearbox for the fan blades start up.

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by Narfish641
Thu Oct 12, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta air service discussion - 2017
Replies: 186
Views: 22785

Re: Atlanta Air Service Discussion

Southwest brought their 737 MAX 8 from Love Field yesterday. Must be starting service already for the MAX here.

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by Narfish641
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-400 Passenger Fleet Tracking/Retirements Thread
Replies: 132
Views: 29991

Re: Boeing 747-400 Passenger Fleet Tracking/Retirements Thread

BTW, I've read somewhere in recent past that a DL 744 would be available for visit in a museum somewhere, which I presume would be in ATL, is that correct? Is it already open for visiting? Yes, the 747 museum has been open since 2015, its a permanent attraction there. The Delta Museum is locates ne...

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by Narfish641
Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread
Replies: 517
Views: 80825

Re: Delta Widebody Thread

N662US is at COS. Might be retired.

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by Narfish641
Wed Oct 11, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2018 SNA Slot Allocation Released
Replies: 50
Views: 10407

Re: 2018 SNA Slot Allocation Released

I'm curious as to why SNA not only limits operations, but the number of seats over the course of a year. Considering that SNA's main runway is too short for widebodies, does it really make much difference if an airline runs 737-700s or A319s versus 737-900s, 757-200s, or A321s? Having been to Orang...

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by Narfish641
Tue Oct 10, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airliners look shorter in real life
Replies: 38
Views: 6161

Re: Airliners look shorter in real life

I been near the 777-300ER and 777-200LR while plane spotting a month ago, I tell you they are HUGE in apperance. Even the GE90-110b/115b give the aircraft an intimidating look compared to other aircrafts.

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by Narfish641
Sat Oct 07, 2017 5:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2017)
Replies: 188
Views: 42339

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2017)

American Airlines 767-300ER (N383AN) was retired on October 5th and flown to Roswell. The last performing flight for this aircraft was from MIA-DFW on October 3rd.

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2017)
Replies: 188
Views: 42339

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2017)

Following the retirement of N369AA, an American Airlines 767-300ER (N376AN) was flown from Tulsa to Roswell on October 3rd. Flightaware hasn't showed the last performing flight of this aircraft. Surpisingly the American Airlines Fleet page on Wikipedia has actually been consistant on the retirements...

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2017)
Replies: 188
Views: 42339

Re: 767 Fleet/Subfleet Activity (2017)

An American Airlines 767-300ER (N369AA) was retired on October 2nd and was flown into Tulsa.

The last performing flight of this aircraft was MIA-DFW on the same day it was retired.

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: All VX flights now AS flights starting 25APR18
Replies: 49
Views: 7569

Re: All VX flights now AS flights starting 25APR18

Consistent with transitioning to a single Passenger Service System, all soon-to-be former VX flights are now listed as AS flights starting April 25, 2018. The flights are all shown as 1000 series flight numbers,making it easier to determine which flights are operated by Boeing aircraft and which ar...

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by Narfish641
Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: All VX flights now AS flights starting 25APR18
Replies: 49
Views: 7569

Re: All VX flights now AS flights starting 25APR18

I noticed that the VX flight numbers changed back in the first week of September. Flight 1 changed to 1001, 340 changed to 1340, etc. Certainly sad to see the merger is already in full effect. Not looking forward to the elimination of the brand and product. Alaska did say they were gonna bring some...

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by Narfish641
Wed Oct 04, 2017 4:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2017
Replies: 881
Views: 168822

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2017

I wonder why Delta is not considering adding the Split Scimitars on all the 737 Next Generation series. Maybe they will do it in the near future.

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qf789 wrote:
Another photo, this one compares #3 to #4

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https://twitter.com/AlexBeaurepaire/sta ... 4657609729


HOLY CRAP!!! Looks like everything is gone besides the middle section. This is catastropic!

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by Narfish641
Fri Sep 29, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next in line with the "hip" airlines trend.. "Swoop"
Replies: 88
Views: 9271

Re: Next in line with the "hip" airlines trend.. "Swoop"

Story in English: WestJet today announced the name and logo for its ultra-low-cost airline (ULCC) in Canada. Named Swoop, the ULCC will begin selling flights in early 2018. Swoop enters the Canadian ultra-low-cost carrier market. (CNW Group/WestJet) "The name Swoop denotes exactly what we plan...

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by Narfish641
Fri Sep 29, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cabin noise comparision A330 / B787 / B777
Replies: 52
Views: 8133

Re: Cabin noise comparision A330 / B787 / B777

The 777 is horrible. I got tinnitus on a AF 777-300ER while sitting next to the engine. When the engines got started there was infernally loud sound from the procedure. Having flown both the A330 & A340 the latter is quieter. Those GE90-115bs aren't no joke when they start up. I seen some video...

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by Narfish641
Fri Sep 29, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cabin noise comparision A330 / B787 / B777
Replies: 52
Views: 8133

Re: Cabin noise comparision A330 / B787 / B777

The 777 is horrible. I got tinnitus on a AF 777-300ER while sitting next to the engine. When the engines got started there was infernally loud sound from the procedure. Having flown both the A330 & A340 the latter is quieter. Those GE90-115bs aren't no joke when they start up. I seen some video...

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by Narfish641
Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta air service discussion - 2017
Replies: 186
Views: 22785

Re: Atlanta Air Service Discussion

globalflyer wrote:
VS will replace three of its ATL-MAN weekly flights with 747-400 instead of A330-300 effective March 2018.



Awesome to hear! But as others stated, this could be the end for 747 commercial plames ever touching the ATL. Wouldn't be surpised if KAL brings their 747-8i.

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