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by Genot
Thu Sep 16, 2021 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: St. Louis Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 1618
Views: 194587

Re: St. Louis Aviation Thread - 2021

No idea. I started my morning in Germany, I was barely awake by the time I got to STL ;) Just went back and listened to the tower archive (approach was down). The ONLY thing I can think of is there was a runway change from the 30s to the 12s. 24 was straight in for the flight instead of having to s...

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by Genot
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Do UA 777 pilots fly all 777 types in the fleet?
Replies: 17
Views: 7107

Re: Do UA 777 pilots fly all 777 types in the fleet?

Bad juju over the Pacific, not so bad over the lower 48.. Perhaps an Ignorant question from me - what is “bad juju”? ATC Term for turbulence? Bad luck? Plane hadn't taken off because of the maintenance issue, so no turbulence involved If one of the cargo hold fire suppression systems is down and a ...

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by Genot
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Do UA 777 pilots fly all 777 types in the fleet?
Replies: 17
Views: 7107

Re: Do UA 777 pilots fly all 777 types in the fleet?

Possibly. I just know I'd take JS over first in a 75/6/7 domestic. And the crews are freaking great.

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by Genot
Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Do UA 777 pilots fly all 777 types in the fleet?
Replies: 17
Views: 7107

Re: Do UA 777 pilots fly all 777 types in the fleet?

Just joined to answer this one to the best of my ability. I'm ATC and was on a FAM flight from ORD to SFO in the jumpseat of a United 777. A neighboring 777 was scheduled to Maui (I believe). Hawaiian bound 777 had a MX issue involving (I think a cargo hold fan). Bad juju over the Pacific, not so ba...

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