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by BA174
Fri Jul 27, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi Fleet: Livery/Interior/Configuration Info.
Replies: 12
Views: 10411

RE: Bmi Fleet: Livery/Interior/Configuration Info.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/virginblue4" class="quote" target="_blank">virginblue4</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i> How comes A320 G-MIDX will be paint...

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by BA174
Wed Jul 25, 2012 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Dropping LHR-HND?
Replies: 37
Views: 11493

RE: BA Dropping LHR-HND?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/G-CIVP" class="quote" target="_blank">G-CIVP</a> (<a href="#30" class="quote">Reply 30</a>):<br/><i>Got to agree with edina, if the <acronym tit...

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by BA174
Tue Jul 24, 2012 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Dropping LHR-HND?
Replies: 37
Views: 11493

RE: BA Dropping LHR-HND?

I think <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> competes with itself on this route as <acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> gets the 777 with full new range of products and IFE whereas <acronym title="Tokyo - Haneda International (HND / RJT...

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by BA174
Wed Jul 18, 2012 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Adds 3rd Daily TLV Flight From LHR
Replies: 33
Views: 14415

RE: BA Adds 3rd Daily TLV Flight From LHR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/danfearn77" class="quote" target="_blank">danfearn77</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i> When all the satellites are open in...

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by BA174
Mon Jul 09, 2012 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Open Skies 757 With PWs?
Replies: 9
Views: 3089

RE: Open Skies 757 With PWs?

They're practically configured exactly opposite to the <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> former 757 fleet because of the <acronym title="Precision Air Services (United Rep. of Tanzania)">PW</acronym> engines, over wing exists and the galley/ toilet layout is again different. The ex-L'avi...

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by BA174
Sat Jul 07, 2012 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Behind The Scenes At The TWA Flight Center At JFK
Replies: 12
Views: 7898

RE: Behind The Scenes At The TWA Flight Center At JFK

I thought the place was now used by B6 or am I missing something?

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by BA174
Sat Jul 07, 2012 4:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Orders More 777's
Replies: 75
Views: 33259

RE: BA Orders More 777's

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AirbusA6" class="quote" target="_blank">AirbusA6</a> (<a href="#50" class="quote">Reply 50</a>):<br/><i>But <acronym title="British Airways">BA<...

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by BA174
Thu Jul 05, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Orders More 777's
Replies: 75
Views: 33259

RE: BA Orders More 777's

Are these off the line or could it be the two available on the second hand market that were mooted here a few months ago.

[Edited 2012-07-05 12:09:16]

Edit: just seen the above post, they must be off the line.


[Edited 2012-07-05 12:12:31]

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by BA174
Fri Jun 29, 2012 9:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OpenSkies Down To One Aircraft?
Replies: 6
Views: 7818

RE: OpenSkies Down To One Aircraft?

I think they are getting rid if another though as the press release on the new cabin configuration only mentioned two 757s.

F-HAVN seems to be the one with the new three class service and cabins upgraded to match F-GPEK.

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by BA174
Mon Jun 25, 2012 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News
Replies: 150
Views: 57674

RE: BA Livery News

Yes I agree re the tail it looks very odd. The saab 340s with loganair looked a lot better when they boasted BA livery.

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by BA174
Sun Jun 24, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pilot: "thanks For Flying UA, With A CO Crew?"
Replies: 31
Views: 15976

RE: Pilot: "thanks For Flying UA, With A CO Crew?"

I highly doubt we will be hearing in a years time " Welcome to British Airways and flight <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym>**** to <acronym title="Geneva - International (Cointrin) (GVA / LSGG), Switzerland">GVA</acronym> operated by ex-<acronym title="Bloomington / Normal - Central Illi...

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by BA174
Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Was QF Wrong In Blowing Out BA Tie Up?
Replies: 55
Views: 13233

RE: Was QF Wrong In Blowing Out BA Tie Up?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mikey72" class="quote" target="_blank">mikey72</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Last time I checked very few TATL routes o...

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by BA174
Sat Jun 23, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Livery News
Replies: 150
Views: 57674

RE: BA Livery News

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/steve6666" class="quote" target="_blank">steve6666</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>Not an accident either that the Hi-J a...

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by BA174
Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why A 777 For Afrijet Business Services?
Replies: 14
Views: 7641

RE: Why A 777 For Afrijet Business Services?

It apparently only had them briefly before it got the VIP cabin conversion. I wouldn't be surprised of the rear cabin has kept it's traditional canon layout for guests etc.

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by BA174
Wed Jun 20, 2012 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why A 777 For Afrijet Business Services?
Replies: 14
Views: 7641

RE: Why A 777 For Afrijet Business Services?

Any pics of the VIP 777 cabin yet? I suppose it will look similar to the proposed Dreamliner VIP interior. As others have mentioned ex-<acronym title="Varig Brasil and Varig (Brazil)">RG</acronym>, not flown for 6 years and virtually not compatible with any airlines fleet apart from BAs I bet they g...

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by BA174
Sun Jun 17, 2012 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where To Buy A B747?
Replies: 43
Views: 28661

RE: Where To Buy A B747?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Devilfish" class="quote" target="_blank">Devilfish</a> (<a href="#20" class="quote">Reply 20</a>):<br/><i>Extremely unlikely also that the curre...

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by BA174
Thu Jun 14, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OpenSkies Config Change Pics
Replies: 0
Views: 2244

OpenSkies Config Change Pics

I see OpenSkies <acronym title="Fine Air (USA)">FB</acronym> page now has images of the cabin configuration change. Looks like the old CRTs are being taken out and the paneling being replaced. The shot without any seats in really shows how bad the internal condition of the L'avion aircraft is/was. I...

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by BA174
Fri Jun 08, 2012 8:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More 77Ws For BA/Big Twin Decision
Replies: 51
Views: 21143

RE: More 77Ws For BA/Big Twin Decision

G-BNLE, the oldest aircraft in BAs fleet has just came out of another heavy check so I doubt it will be retired first when the A380s come. Plus it has New First installed.

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by BA174
Thu Jun 07, 2012 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More 77Ws For BA/Big Twin Decision
Replies: 51
Views: 21143

RE: More 77Ws For BA/Big Twin Decision

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ba319-131" class="quote" target="_blank">ba319-131</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Quoting anstar (Reply 1): - why replace ...

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by BA174
Wed Jun 06, 2012 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Concorde For The Diamond Jubilee
Replies: 42
Views: 25567

RE: Concorde For The Diamond Jubilee

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/United_fan" class="quote" target="_blank">United_fan</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i>At least the <acronym title="Air Fra...

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by BA174
Wed Jun 06, 2012 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

The cabin has a different layout. There is no isle link at Doors 2 and the galley is placed in the position of the link on the other 777s hence a bigger F cabin. The rear galley is also much bigger than on the others.

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by BA174
Wed Jun 06, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/A340600" class="quote" target="_blank">A340600</a> (<a href="#24" class="quote">Reply 24</a>):<br/><i> I assume G-ZZZA/B/C will be undergoing th...

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by BA174
Wed Jun 06, 2012 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Darksnowynight" class="quote" target="_blank">Darksnowynight</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>But most importantly, we hav...

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by BA174
Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/PM" class="quote" target="_blank">PM</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Both planes spent a few months with Khalifa in 2003 be...

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by BA174
Tue Jun 05, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

Wasn't there not another rumour posted here that <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> wanted G-ZZZD back when G-YMMM was lost but it was tied up in the Gabon thing at the time? Found this taken recently <a href="http://www.myaviation.net/search/photo_search.php?id=02161979." target="_blank"...

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by BA174
Tue Jun 05, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/n471wn" class="quote" target="_blank">n471wn</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i>G-ZZZE was sadly scrapped before its time in A...

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by BA174
Tue Jun 05, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

RE: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

I would have understood a period in storage for the 777s, the 742 fleet was being retired in 2002 anyways. Apparently Boeing was very reluctant to agree with ZEs parting out as it feared it could impact a future second hand 777 Market. I heard <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> were initi...

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by BA174
Tue Jun 05, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?
Replies: 28
Views: 15021

G-ZZZD/E BA Withdrawal?

I have never comprehended why these two 777s were withdrawn from <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> service and sold back to Boeing. I know they are A Market birds but It means <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> had to allocate more 77Es on the nearby routes that could be easil...

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by BA174
Sun Jun 03, 2012 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Former Franchise Member Question
Replies: 8
Views: 3144

RE: BA Former Franchise Member Question

Im sure BA have also said now they are only interested in overseas franchises.

Wasn't there Air Liberte too based at ORY?

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by BA174
Fri Jun 01, 2012 12:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#171" class="quote">Reply 171</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Appar...

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by BA174
Fri Jun 01, 2012 9:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/raffik" class="quote" target="_blank">raffik</a> (<a href="#168" class="quote">Reply 168</a>):<br/><i> Quoting RyanairGuru (Reply 166): Also - h...

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by BA174
Thu May 31, 2012 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AIR+MALTA" class="quote" target="_blank">AIR MALTA</a> (<a href="#162" class="quote">Reply 162</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table><table bor...

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by BA174
Thu May 31, 2012 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

There isn't any 767 capacity at the moment unless they shuffle the timetable around and upgrade some routes 777s. I heard very early on that <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> would not operate any mid-haul product on the A320s. Besides shorter flights to CAI, <acronym title="Tel Aviv (-J...

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by BA174
Tue May 29, 2012 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

I don't personally think that <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> want a mid-haul product on Airbuses especially when you see shorter flights (CAI, <acronym title="Moscow - Domodedovo (DME / UUDD), Russia">DME</acronym>) getting the full four class long-haul service. I think the selected h...

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by BA174
Tue May 29, 2012 10:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

I think it's already been announced that they won't operate mid-haul A320 family birds. All airbus will be in eurofleet config.

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by BA174
Mon May 28, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/VV701" class="quote" target="_blank">VV701</a> (<a href="#124" class="quote">Reply 124</a>):<br/><i>Quoting VV701 (Reply 123): operating BA8138 ...

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by BA174
Sun May 27, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/hotplane" class="quote" target="_blank">hotplane</a> (<a href="#118" class="quote">Reply 118</a>):<br/><i> Gold flag on the tail of DBCB visible...

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by BA174
Sat May 26, 2012 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes
Replies: 60
Views: 16048

RE: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/raffik" class="quote" target="_blank">raffik</a> (<a href="#50" class="quote">Reply 50</a>):<br/><i>Does this service not continue onto India? C...

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by BA174
Fri May 25, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OpenSkies Future?
Replies: 18
Views: 5498

RE: OpenSkies Future?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sq_ek_freak" class="quote" target="_blank">sq_ek_freak</a> (<a href="#12" class="quote">Reply 12</a>):<br/><i>Quoting BA174 (Reply 9): One major...

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by BA174
Fri May 25, 2012 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OpenSkies Future?
Replies: 18
Views: 5498

RE: OpenSkies Future?

Apparently F-GPEK is going too leaving just the two much older ex-L'avion planes which seem to be loathed by the customers. I would have got rid of these two and kept the original <acronym title="Royal Air Force (United Kingdom)">RR</acronym> powered machines. I read that they changed from having an...

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by BA174
Thu May 24, 2012 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OpenSkies Future?
Replies: 18
Views: 5498

RE: OpenSkies Future?

Well it was rumoured to be closing down last year but instead the new economy class was announced.

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by BA174
Thu May 24, 2012 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OpenSkies Future?
Replies: 18
Views: 5498

OpenSkies Future?

Is anything new ever going to happen here as they seem to have just been a limbo bound vegetable for a few years now bar a couple of failed routes (<acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym>, <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Vir...

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by BA174
Wed May 23, 2012 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes
Replies: 60
Views: 16048

RE: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes

It's done on the A330s currently but they are gone in October. Being one of BDs A330 routes I predict it will be safeguarded in BA.

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by BA174
Wed May 23, 2012 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes
Replies: 60
Views: 16048

RE: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tonystan" class="quote" target="_blank">tonystan</a> (<a href="#42" class="quote">Reply 42</a>):<br/><i>Most of the <acronym title="British Midl...

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by BA174
Sun May 20, 2012 10:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes
Replies: 60
Views: 16048

RE: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tristarsteve" class="quote" target="_blank">Tristarsteve</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Step 1 is 5 A319.and by the end ...

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by BA174
Fri May 18, 2012 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes
Replies: 60
Views: 16048

RE: BA Start To Transfer BD Routes

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Tristarsteve" class="quote" target="_blank">Tristarsteve</a> (<a href="#19" class="quote">Reply 19</a>):<br/><i>Quoting lightsaber (Reply 14): A...

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by BA174
Mon May 14, 2012 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

So what has happened to MEDK? Does it still have the mid-haul product?

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by BA174
Mon May 14, 2012 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

My guess is that they will go through the BA paint faciltiy at LHR. I can't see MIDX being returned to service in *A livery

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by BA174
Sun May 13, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

My only guess is that BA will now black the tail out. Strange to see it come back in the same livery. Any sign of MEDK?

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by BA174
Sat May 12, 2012 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update
Replies: 205
Views: 48534

RE: Bmi To BA > Fleet Update

Don't think it has. Maybe more is being done to it than initially anticipated thought.

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