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by VirginFlyer
Sat May 18, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why weren’t the A330s grounded after the pitot tube issues?
Replies: 94
Views: 16934

Re: Why weren’t the A330s not grounded after the pitot tube issues?

zeke wrote:
No idea what Bonin is, probably some derogatory term in a failed attempt of humour. Can I remind you people died, I don’t find it very funny.

Pierre-Cédric Bonin was the pilot in the right hand seat on AF447 at the time of the accident.

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by VirginFlyer
Wed May 15, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why weren’t the A330s grounded after the pitot tube issues?
Replies: 94
Views: 16934

Re: Why weren’t the A330s not grounded after the pitot tube issues?

https://aviation-safety.net/database/re ... 19940630-0

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aemoreira1981 wrote:
Also, until an Afriqiyah A332 crashed, that was the only A330 crash with loss of life.

In commercial service yes, but don’t forget the accident during flight testing for certifying cat III ILS on the P&W powered A330 in 1994: https://aviation-safety.net/database/re ... 19940630-0

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by VirginFlyer
Wed May 15, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why weren’t the A330s grounded after the pitot tube issues?
Replies: 94
Views: 16934

Re: Why weren’t the A330s not grounded after the pitot tube issues?

Because it is a modern 21st century plane. Unlike the b737 a 1950ies fuselage with too large modern engines. The fuselage of the 737 was designed in the 1960s. The upper lobe shares the same dimensions as that of the 707, which was designed in the second half of the 1950s. The fuselage of the A330 ...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue May 14, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

Given the previous E-7 AEW&C orders were recorded as 737-700W, it seems likely that this isn’t part of the UK order for 5 E-7s announced on the 22nd of March, but time will tell. Agreed, it does not make sense to book BDS orders as BBJs. There were 3 orders in March: ⋅ Unidentified Cu...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue May 14, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

Boeing has reported their order and delivery numbers for April. There were 9 deliveries in April, including 2 P-8s: ⋅ Bank of Communications Leasing - 1x 737-800 ⋅ China Eastern Airlines - 1x 737-800 ⋅ Delta Air Lines - 4x 737-900ER ⋅ Sberbank Leasing - 1x 737...

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by VirginFlyer
Mon May 13, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread - May 2019
Replies: 365
Views: 60212

Re: Australian Aviation Thread - May 2019

Anyone know why the majority of Virgin flights were delayed (some cancelled) out of BNE today? Doesn't seem weather related as QF seemed to run on time. Virgin currently experiencing an IT outage at check in counters around the country, some delays are being experienced https://twitter.com/VirginAu...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri May 10, 2019 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?
Replies: 30
Views: 5669

Re: Red & white B727 at LAX - which airline?

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
particularly the three airlines on the right upper corner that no longer exist since years...


Northwest, TWA, and what is the third? I don’t recognise the livery.

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by VirginFlyer
Fri May 10, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: When Did Emirates Start Serving Australia?
Replies: 9
Views: 2846

Re: When Did Emirates Start Serving Australia?

Here are some pics from the database up to 2002: A310 in Melbourne, September 1997 88811 777-200ER in Melbourne, 1999 40779 A330-200 in Sydney, 1999 135028 777-200ER in Sydney, August 2000 118874 777-300 in Melbourne, February 2001 186711 777-200ER in Perth, 2nd August 2002 (inaugural flight) 258887...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu May 09, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1493
Views: 272612

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

flipdewaf wrote:
I havent studied the 777X wings but they seem to be single slotted, not sure if they still have the high speed aileron or not to be honest but they may have gone more with the Airbus approch. Not sure.

From this photo, it looks like they still have the high speed aileron:



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by VirginFlyer
Wed May 08, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Twinjet podded engine ferry?
Replies: 16
Views: 2146

Re: Twinjet podded engine ferry?

Why can't it be done with modern aircraft? Seems like a more economical solution than to put an engine on a freighter. Very good question. Would like to read some experts answers either. I believe the primary issue is to do with the size of the fan stage on modern engines - they’re so big that if y...

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by VirginFlyer
Sun May 05, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing Thread - 2019
Replies: 641
Views: 166899

Re: Boeing 777X Testing Thread - 2019

Does anyone know why there seems to be a sort of ridge towards the rear of the GE9X's nacelle? At the trailing edge of the nacelle, it comes down straight, but at around the halfway point the nacelle extends further back. Are you talking about the fairing on back half of the bottom of the nacelle a...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue Apr 30, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - May 2019
Replies: 375
Views: 43682

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - May 2019

qf787, I have a suggestion: when creating these new threads, are you able to post the thread starter in the end of the old thread, then split it off to become a new thread? The reason I ask this is because I (and I am sure others too) use the subscribe topic and notification functions to see new pos...

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by VirginFlyer
Mon Apr 29, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tokyo Haneda HND Wikipedia Page Shows JL serves YYZ
Replies: 20
Views: 2632

Re: Tokyo Haneda HND Wikipedia Page Shows JL serves YYZ

Which is why Wikipedia is pretty much useless. Not really. You just need to know how to use it: ⋅ Check the reference cited, if there is one, to see if it supports the given claim. ⋅ Check the edit history to see if the piece of information in question is a recent addition or ha...

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by VirginFlyer
Sun Apr 28, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tokyo Haneda HND Wikipedia Page Shows JL serves YYZ
Replies: 20
Views: 2632

Re: Tokyo Haneda HND Wikipedia Page Shows JL serves YYZ

Which is why Wikipedia is pretty much useless. Not really. You just need to know how to use it: ⋅ Check the reference cited, if there is one, to see if it supports the given claim. ⋅ Check the edit history to see if the piece of information in question is a recent addition or ha...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

Does anybody know what config 789 NZ are using SIN-AKL at present? Looks to be a mix. ZK-NZC came in tonight as NZ281. Looking at Flightradar24 both 282/281 and 284/283 seem to have been operated by both configurations over the last week; 282 has been K, H, H, H, H, L, C, and 284 has been C, L, M, ...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Apr 25, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 484
Views: 67424

Re: Australian Aviation Thread - April 2019

"Hong Kong’s Air Accident Investigation Authority is probing a "serious" incident on a February flight from Perth to Hong Kong when the captain became incapacitated. Cathay Pacific flight CX170 had taken off from Perth International Airport on February 21 and was flying over the Sout...

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by VirginFlyer
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1792
Views: 363282

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released

This alone is worthy of praise, especially after the Dr Dao fiasco. It's people who make up the airline. It's people who pay to fly on these planes. It's a bold statement to put this on the front of every aircraft. I don't fully love this livery, but this was a great move. https://pbs.twimg.com/med...

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by VirginFlyer
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1792
Views: 363282

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

Does anyone know why UA's marketing team is awful? Here we are in 2019 and they are still keeping the globe. I'm not asking for the tulip to come back, but would it kill the company to come up with an entirely new logo/livery/branding? Delta and American seemed to make it work and criticize them al...

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by VirginFlyer
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1792
Views: 363282

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRnYHxZtkd0o3TjjKvyBOoxUZTMYGOTt75P-zto8ZBQjrIdWOBsMw This is a first clue.... No, it’s not. Nordstar 737MAX8 VQ-BXX and SunExpress 737MAX9 D-ASMB position BFI-PAE for storage https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D4c9KrNUwAAYGjS?format=jpg https://twitter...

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by VirginFlyer
Mon Apr 22, 2019 6:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

- If AVSEC can't expand to cater for the number of passengers needing to be processed due to the building space provided and available to them, then I call that an AIAL issue. Don't think AVSEC screening space is currently the issue at AKL domestic - it more seems to be a staffing issue - e.g. I've...

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by VirginFlyer
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

AVSEC, how much space do they need, what equipment will they use, will body scanners play a part, will it be auto tray return or manual (This affects space quite dramatically) will it be 100% screening for domestic flights or still the 90 seat threshold, if the latter no doubt space will have to be...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Apr 18, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express Revival Plans, Office Space Leased
Replies: 113
Views: 19550

Re: Midwest Express Revival Plans, Office Space Leased

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Gulfstream500 wrote:
mke717spotter wrote:
Did the original YX ever consider getting MD-90s?


Not sure. Would be cool if they acquired retired DL MD-90s, though.

They could make use of where the engines get serviced and run a very underserved route: MKE-SFO-HNL-PPG-CHC.

:duck:

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by VirginFlyer
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/news/112095274/auckland-airport-so-far-behind-singapores-changi I'm critical of AIAL's progress and personally, I believe with all their spending over the last 20 years, not enough has gone towards the airline passenger experience and specifically forward-thinking dev...

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by VirginFlyer
Sun Apr 14, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing Thread - 2019
Replies: 641
Views: 166899

Re: Boeing 777X Testing Thread - 2019

I'm sure someone posted this previously, but I am seriously disappointed that Boeing didn't use the red in-house paint scheme. The 747-8 orange livery would have been nice too. But no, they use the 737-Max paint scheme! Missed opportunity to build more positive buzz about this new flagship. (sigh) ...

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by VirginFlyer
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

NZs widebody fleet is expected to grow to around 30 within a decade. At the same time it’s narrowbody fleet has been growing and will continue to grow. I'd be surprised if the fleet wasn't several planes larger than 30. Given there are 28 in the fleet right now, with a 29th to come later this year,...

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by VirginFlyer
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Jewel Terminal at SIN
Replies: 50
Views: 7121

Re: New Jewel Terminal at SIN

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQtejJSH-Iw

Is the intention to have a stop in there, or does it just pass through?

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acchien wrote:
Awesome video of Sky Train ride through Jewel
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQtejJSH-Iw

Is the intention to have a stop in there, or does it just pass through?

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by VirginFlyer
Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

I’d kind of forgotten about this, now that they outsource heavy maintenance. I guess the fleet is growing however and I don’t think a 772 or 789 can fully fit in hangar 2? Or can they? They sort of fit in on an angle... Guess this hangar is going in the space recently free'd up from the old 767/747...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

They sort of fit in on an angle... Guess this hangar is going in the space recently free'd up from the old 767/747 sim building? Has that been flattened? I was thinking on the other side nearer DHL in that corner next to the 747 hangar? There’s construction started on something to the north of the ...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Apr 11, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Jewel Terminal at SIN
Replies: 50
Views: 7121

Re: New Jewel Terminal at SIN

Very interesting concept. It reminds me of the Gardens by the Bay. I wonder how well the early check-in service will be used for people making a day of it, versus people just popping in briefly after regular check in.

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019
Replies: 198
Views: 26242

Re: New Zealand Aviation Thread - April 2019

I’d kind of forgotten about this, now that they outsource heavy maintenance. I guess the fleet is growing however and I don’t think a 772 or 789 can fully fit in hangar 2? Or can they? They sort of fit in on an angle... Guess this hangar is going in the space recently free'd up from the old 767/747...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

There were 12 deliveries in March, including 2 P-8s: [*]United Kingdom P-8 - 1x 737-800A/P-8[/list] V/F You sure that is not US Navy P-8? The first P-8 for UK is still months away. Boeing’s delivery information is the source for it. I suspect it means it has been delivered to the UK P-8 programme, ...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

There were 3 orders in March: ⋅ Unidentified Customer - 3x BBJ That is a very surprising and unexpected development if these are NGs as the name suggests! 3 in a single order suggests to me it may be a C-40B/C top up perhaps? They won't be C-40As or wedge tails as those are listed as 700C...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

There were 12 deliveries in March, including 2 P-8s: ⋅ Alaska Airlines - 1x 737-900ER ⋅ Bank of Communications Leasing - 2x 737-800 ⋅ China Eastern Airlines - 3x 737-800 ⋅ Delta Air Lines - 2x 737-900ER ⋅ Sberbank Leasing - 2x 737-800 ⋅ Aus...

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by VirginFlyer
Sat Apr 06, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX moves forward with plans for Terminal 0 and 9
Replies: 202
Views: 34475

Re: LAX moves forward with plans for Terminal 0 and 9

I think an ideal design for LAX would be one of these two: 1) a SIN style design, with two linear and parallel terminals 2) an ATL/new SLC design with parallel concourses leading to the main terminal. In many ways though they are transforming it into something akin to SIN, which is two linear paral...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Interjet to sell its SSJ100 to focus on its A320 fleet.
Replies: 142
Views: 31058

Re: Rumor: Interjet to sell its SSJ100 to focus on its A320 fleet.

Wayfarer515 wrote:
https://www.aex.ru/news/2019/3/28/195581/

Any chance of a summary of that?

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by VirginFlyer
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Weren’t EIS smoother in the ‘80s/‘90s?
Replies: 8
Views: 1379

Re: Weren’t EIS smoother in the ‘80s/‘90s?

The A320 had four accidents early in the piece: ⋅ F-GFKC - Air France Flight 296 - 26 June 1988 ⋅ VT-EPN - Indian Airlines Flight 605 - 14 February 1990 ⋅ F-GGED - Air Inter Flight 148 - 20 January 1992 ⋅ D-AIPN - Lufthansa Flight 2904 - 14 September 1993 Inte...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

Why is the P-8 included in these lists? Aren't they made on a separate line? They really have no connection to the passenger line . Can we have to separate backlogs as P-8 is going into the future passenger variants ending very soon. Because I decided I wanted to include them, since they are a (mod...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019
Replies: 74
Views: 16202

Re: Boeing 737NG Production/Delivery Thread - 2019

There were 6 deliveries in February, including 1 P-8: ⋅ 9 Air - 1x 737-800 ⋅ Alaska Airlines - 2x 737-900ER ⋅ China Southern Airlines - 1x 737-800 ⋅ Delta Air Lines - 1x 737-900ER ⋅ United States Navy - 1x 737-800A/P-8 There were no new orders for th...

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by VirginFlyer
Sat Mar 09, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: British Airways to paint 4 aircraft in retro livery
Replies: 661
Views: 133189

Re: Confirmed: British Airways to paint 4 aircraft in retro livery

The window configuration in Zone A is different to how the livery originally appeared...
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by VirginFlyer
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1727
Views: 387531

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

The Egypt Air & the Lauda Air 767's came off the line right after one another & were the last 2 767-3's delivered in 1989 by Boeing. Am I the only one who saw the year 1989 and immediately looked at the author of the post? Indeed you're seemingly the only one ...even I've no clue what you m...

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by VirginFlyer
Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2019 Orders
Replies: 201
Views: 58372

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2019 Orders

Airbus Orders February 2019 ... -31 x A380 ... - NB. no other orders booked including Emirates A330/A350 ... - Emirates A380 cancellation now in the books. (But not other order) Actually I think you have interpreted the numbers incorrectly. Looking into the spreadsheet at https://www.airbus.com/con...

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by VirginFlyer
Wed Mar 06, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 386
Views: 107396

Re: Boeing 737MAX Delivery/Production Thread - 2019


Talofa lava, malo soifua! First 737-9 Max for Samoa Airways! Fa’afetai lava Boeing!

Interesting it is on a Fijian registration.

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by VirginFlyer
Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1727
Views: 387531

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

Jouhou wrote:
OK, so when is the ntsb going to throw us a bone here? They surely at least have the cvr contents useable now, could they just give us a summary of what it sounds like?

One month on from the event is the standard time for the publication of the first interim factual report.

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by VirginFlyer
Wed Feb 27, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330 and A340 Write-off/Retirement/Scrap Thread - 2019
Replies: 117
Views: 34136

Re: A330 and A340 Write-off/Retirement/Scrap Thread - 2019

Another one bites the dust: Update 26th Feb 2019: A340-313 800 3B-NBJ Air Mauritius Ferried 25 Feb19 CDG-LDE, for part-out & scrap ex F-WWJF Source: https://www.skyliner-aviation.de/regdb.main?LC=nav4&page=2 MSN 800 is one of MK's newly ordered A343 back in 2006. Not sure why they retired h...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas
Replies: 1727
Views: 387531

Re: Atlas Air 3591 Down in Trinity Bay, Texas

It is sad that some will get offended over a possible cause of a crash and act if they are possibly insulted. Causes get dismissed as being highly unlikely over other possibilities. First off.... your feelings don't matter in an investigation. The FBI conducts a criminal investigation along side th...

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by VirginFlyer
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Vanuatu orders 4 A220
Replies: 43
Views: 9279

Re: Air Vanuatu orders 4 A220

Didn’t the Vanuatu cabinet hold a meeting years ago underwater in scuba gear to highlight the threat of rising oceans overtopping the islands. They demanded that the UN provide funding to evacuate the threatened islands. That why I was surprised that they were spending millions to upgrade the airpo...

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by VirginFlyer
Mon Feb 25, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: Airbus announces A380 production to end in 2021
Replies: 870
Views: 104926

Re: Official: Airbus announces A380 production to end in 2021

As only a few operators are 'freestyling' A380 engine maintenance, and the largest operator signs for a fixed price minimum 15 year contract (financier / leasor residuals), support won't be going soon, unless both have deep pockets for early termination penalties. The largest operator and RR could ...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: ARJ21 starts commercial operation with 2nd operator Genghis Khan Airlines by July 26th, 2019
Replies: 79
Views: 12893

Re: Genghis Khan Airlines gearing up to take to skies on wings of ARJ21s in early 2019

may I say, the business class seats and arrangement looks 1200% better than any western airlines' on similar type of airplane You may, but then I’d ask you what you felt made it significantly superior to this: https://www.ausbt.com.au/review-qantaslink-boeing-717-business-class Or to this: https://...

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by VirginFlyer
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remaining DC-9 operators (DC-9-14 to DC-9-51)
Replies: 32
Views: 4628

Re: Remaining DC-9 operators (DC-9-14 to DC-9-51)

Between 1965 and 1982, 976 DC-9s in these variants were built, totaling: 137 DC-9-10 (all variants) 10 DC-9-20 662 DC-9-30 series (all variants) 71 DC-9-40 series 96 DC-9-50 series No DC-9-20s (all ordered by SK) are in service and only 4 still exist. 2 in derelict condition at CCS, last flown by A...

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