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by JannEejit
Thu Apr 09, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flybe News and Discussion Thread Update: Flybe ceases flying, enters administration
Replies: 783
Views: 115936

Re: Flybe News and Discussion Thread Update: Flybe ceases flying, enters administration

Other than the LHR example, are the Flybe fleet generally still sat at the airports they made their final passenger services to, or have they been assembled somewhere ? I daresay it's low priority just now, but it must be costing administrators a fortune having them all spread out at different airpo...

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by JannEejit
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet, Bail it or bin it?
Replies: 117
Views: 24864

Re: EasyJet, Bail it or bin it?

So now Stelios is threatening to sue the Execs at EasyJet if “they spend a penny” on a £4.5bn order for new aircraft.... https://news.sky.com/story/easyjet-founder-vows-to-sue-execs-if-they-spend-a-penny-on-new-planes-11970245 This article reads like Stelios thinks Airbus have forced EasyJet to ord...

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by JannEejit
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Group Calls for A380s to Be Used as ICUs
Replies: 81
Views: 12324

Re: Group Calls for A380s to Be Used as ICUs

How do they propose getting an ICU bed through an aircraft door ? As suggested, empty out the hangars first if the need arises.

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by JannEejit
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First flight for LN1000 787
Replies: 20
Views: 5563

Re: First flight for LN1000 787

I remember the huge '1000th 777' logo on Emirates, A6-EGO several years ago. This seems much more subdued by comparison, in a time when Boeing could probably be forgiven for bigging up on positive news and PR. Might the current global health crisis have influenced this considerably more subtle brand...

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by JannEejit
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3331

Re: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?

IATA now advising it's members to keep offering vouchers. MyJoyOnline.com: Make do with vouchers instead of cash refunds - IATA to travel agents, regulators and passengers. https://www.myjoyonline.com/business/aviation/make-do-with-vouchers-instead-of-cash-refunds-iata-to-travel-agents-regulators-an...

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by JannEejit
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

Just a quick check: 6 out of 10 first photos of last 7 days are about grounded airliners. Well more of that. Stunned how there are not yet tons of drone images about the new airport 'parking lots'. If not here I cannot wait to see airports on Google Earth in 2-3 months and finally see all the damag...

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by JannEejit
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 4/20: A bit of a dip ...
Replies: 215
Views: 27941

Re: Irish 4/20: A bit of a dip ...

No Aer Lingus flights upcoming for me, but I'm sure the refund/voucher tactic is a common one across IAG. My BA flight on April 19th is unsurprisingly cancelled. When I attempted to claim my refund, using some sort of java script workaround published online, I found that the page auto refreshed as s...

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by JannEejit
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Virgin Atlantic creditors aprove restructuring; (files for BK in US Court)
Replies: 1516
Views: 183537

Re: Virgin Atlantic facing collapse

He is 'painted' as withdrawing from bidding for a WCML franchise renewal because of the pensions issue. In the public eye, that's walking away. Some people probably don't appreciate having their pension scheme being used as a bargaining chip. Factually wrong. The DfT were asking bidders to essentia...

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by JannEejit
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Virgin Atlantic creditors aprove restructuring; (files for BK in US Court)
Replies: 1516
Views: 183537

Re: Virgin Atlantic facing collapse

and walking away from a new Virgin Trains operator contract because of his unwillingness to underpin the staff pensions scheme associated with the West Coast line franchise renewal. I'm by no means the biggest Branson fan, but this disingenuous. They said it was not financially viable to bid for a ...

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by JannEejit
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Virgin Atlantic creditors aprove restructuring; (files for BK in US Court)
Replies: 1516
Views: 183537

Re: Virgin Atlantic facing collapse

Persuading the UK to prop up a company owned by a tax-dodging expat sitting on a £4bn pile and a US major with shareholders hungry months to feed, will be difficult. This opinion is popular but a little grating. Yes but unfortunately in terms of UK taxpaying public, this is the perception that most...

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by JannEejit
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - April 2020
Replies: 542
Views: 99597

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - April 2020

I note from FR24 a leased to Icelandair 737-800 (TF-KEX) currently overhead enroute from LHR to KEF and that this has been on the route in recent days. Any reason why this leased aircraft is operating in place of it's own 757 aircraft ? Is it actually more financially efficient to operate a leased s...

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by JannEejit
Wed Apr 01, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Virgin Atlantic creditors aprove restructuring; (files for BK in US Court)
Replies: 1516
Views: 183537

Re: Virgin Atlantic facing collapse

Persuading the UK to prop up a company owned by a tax-dodging expat sitting on a £4bn pile and a US major with shareholders hungry months to feed, will be difficult. Yes I fully agree. Virgin parent company should be asked first. Since Richard Branson owns 51% of the company, he must use his own mo...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Retiring 747 Fleet on March 29?
Replies: 73
Views: 13228

Re: Qantas Retiring 747 Fleet on March 29?

The Qantas 747 fleet was sold in the early hours of Friday morning and will ferry to Mojave in the coming weeks. That flight from SCL was the end of a chapter in Australian history. Thanks jumbo! PS tribute on Sam Chui’s site https://samchui.com/2020/03/28/qantas-to-retire-b747-this-weekend His art...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

I know it's small ball (American speak) but I just noticed UA2743 flying overhead from VCV to SFO, a 787-9. I figured metal would be heading toward Victorville, not the other way around. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL2743 They do mods and MRO work at VCV too Does that include Ryanair ? I n...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

Easyjet has grounded its entire fleet! Crazy stuff, all 344 aircraft on the ground. I can’t imagine how many aircraft will be grounded by like mid-April. In excess of 12,000 planes perhaps? Thoughts? https://bit.ly/39pJAss Yet my flight from LGW-GLA on April 19th is still inviting me to check in...

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by JannEejit
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL 744 Phase out News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1137
Views: 314931

Re: KL 744 Phase out News and Discussion Thread

TurboJet707 wrote:
And it's on the ground.... End of an era :-(

(Would they be aware that camera and sound are still on, now that the NH camera crew stepped in a car?)


Thought that was funny. As a former ENG news cameraman myself you know not to say jack sh*t in front of a live microphone.

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by JannEejit
Sun Mar 29, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3331

Re: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?

And furthermore, I have called the BA customer line on +44 20 3250 0145 only to receive a voice message inviting me to go online to claim a voucher followed by the call being automatically disconnected. Sheer amateurism and cynical money grabbing at it's finest. Did you try the headforpoints workar...

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by JannEejit
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3331

Re: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?

And furthermore, I have called the BA customer line on +44 20 3250 0145 only to receive a voice message inviting me to go online to claim a voucher followed by the call being automatically disconnected. Sheer amateurism and cynical money grabbing at it's finest.

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by JannEejit
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3331

Re: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?

My April 19th LGW-GLA flight is still listed as available to check in, even though they are closing North Terminal. I've not been contacted with any sort of option, refund or otherwise. Any attempt to log in to their website and app to 'manage bookings' is met with a 'you have been logged out, too ...

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by JannEejit
Sat Mar 28, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?
Replies: 34
Views: 3331

Re: EU flight cancelled- no longer offering refund ?

My April 19th LGW-GLA flight is still listed as available to check in, even though they are closing North Terminal. I've not been contacted with any sort of option, refund or otherwise. Any attempt to log in to their website and app to 'manage bookings' is met with a 'you have been logged out, too m...

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by JannEejit
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat tentatively schedules last A310 service in 2Q20
Replies: 106
Views: 21303

Re: Air Transat tentatively schedules last A310 service in 2Q20

Well it looks like the Saturday inbound from YYZ to GLA just got cancelled in favour of Transat's repatriation flights. So as that was slated to be the final scheduled A310 movement ever at GLA (and I was there for the first one, British Caledonian in 1984) it now looks like I did catch the final a...

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by JannEejit
Sat Mar 28, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat tentatively schedules last A310 service in 2Q20
Replies: 106
Views: 21303

Re: Air Transat tentatively schedules last A310 service in 2Q20

Well it looks like the Saturday inbound from YYZ to GLA just got cancelled in favour of Transat's repatriation flights. So as that was slated to be the final scheduled A310 movement ever at GLA (and I was there for the first one, British Caledonian in 1984) it now looks like I did catch the final ar...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

When aircraft are parked in temporary storage do they need to be started up from time to time? A friend of mine, an engineer at British Airways Maintenance Glasgow (BAMG) told me that they would be 'powering' up each stored aircraft including engine runs roughly every two weeks, and explained the p...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 27, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat tentatively schedules last A310 service in 2Q20
Replies: 106
Views: 21303

Re: Air Transat tentatively schedules last A310 service in 2Q20

C-GPAT is flying YUL-CDG-YUL today and C-GSAT is heading to LIS from YHZ. GSAT did YYZ-GLA yesterday, replacing the scheduled A330. The "official" last A310 service is supposed to be Saturday as the summer upguage on frequency and type begins but who knows now ? http://img.photobucket.com...

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by JannEejit
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sunwing fleet changes
Replies: 14
Views: 2263

Re: Sunwing fleet changes

I noticed 2 Sunwing lease return flights from YUL yesterday on Flightaware (1 to Newcastle and 1 to Praque). Saw those too and a Tui Belgium 738 going to Brussels. I doubt so. There was no TUI Belgium plane flying for Sunwing this winter... Indeed so, I did see it. (flying home after working for Mi...

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by JannEejit
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sunwing fleet changes
Replies: 14
Views: 2263

Re: Sunwing fleet changes

MO11 wrote:
B737MAX wrote:
JannEejit wrote:

Saw those too and a Tui Belgium 738 going to Brussels.


I doubt so. There was no TUI Belgium plane flying for Sunwing this winter...


Those were flying for Miami Air.


Thank you.

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by JannEejit
Thu Mar 26, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TUI 767 into LHR
Replies: 15
Views: 6049

Re: TUI 767 into LHR

Repatriation flight for cruise liner passengers apparently.

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by JannEejit
Wed Mar 25, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sunwing fleet changes
Replies: 14
Views: 2263

Re: Sunwing fleet changes

Skywatcher wrote:
I noticed 2 Sunwing lease return flights from YUL yesterday on Flightaware (1 to Newcastle and 1 to Praque).


Saw those too and a Tui Belgium 738 going to Brussels.

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by JannEejit
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 3/20
Replies: 343
Views: 37395

Re: Irish 3/20

Is there something going on at ORK? RE3729 (MAN-ORK) and RE3709 (BHX-ORK) are diverting to KIR according to Flightradar24. No first attempts at approach were made at ORK. Most of the Stobart fleet is going to be stored there, including the Embraers. Is that Stobart stopping completely today then ? ...

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by JannEejit
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 3/20
Replies: 343
Views: 37395

Re: Irish 3/20

The Irish Times view on the Putin playbook: Russian bombers near Ireland The Russian aircraft did not violate Irish sovereign airspace but flying through international airspace controlled by Irish aviation authorities on unscheduled flights when the aircraft are flying with their transponders turne...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 3/20
Replies: 343
Views: 37395

Re: Irish 3/20

The Irish Times view on the Putin playbook: Russian bombers near Ireland The Russian aircraft did not violate Irish sovereign airspace but flying through international airspace controlled by Irish aviation authorities on unscheduled flights when the aircraft are flying with their transponders turne...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

Any Pics from Bournemouth? VS moving A346’s there and plenty of BA short haul fleet gone down in last 24 hrs or so. Two of the three A346's being stored at Prestwick have today arrived at Bournemouth. I presume the third (G-VWIN) will follow suit shortly ? G-VWIN has just departed Prestwick (1404L)

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

TAFFY51 wrote:
Any Pics from Bournemouth? VS moving A346’s there and plenty of BA short haul fleet gone down in last 24 hrs or so.


Two of the three A346's being stored at Prestwick have today arrived at Bournemouth. I presume the third (G-VWIN) will follow suit shortly ?

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

Further to my last report on the situation at GLA/EGPF, Jet2 aircraft have now started parking up. I could see at least three 738's on stand with engine covers on during my Sunday evening visit, and the BA Airbus collection has increased to ten strong. I understand there have been additional Jet2 ad...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

[twoid]u[/twoid] Not sure I understand why this thread is in Travel Polls and Preferences now. Not sure either. That is sometimes where good threads go to die. I'll third that, especially having spent all day yesterday scrolling through the civil aviation section looking for it. Moderation at it's f...

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by JannEejit
Sun Mar 22, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Glasgow Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 1755

Re: Glasgow Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/t ... -covid-19/


Yeah just saw that on the news. Which other airlines will follow suit with complete operations cessation ?
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Breathe wrote:
Not happening for a while now as Emirates have just suspended all passenger flights.

https://www.emirates.com/media-centre/t ... -covid-19/


Yeah just saw that on the news. Which other airlines will follow suit with complete operations cessation ?

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by JannEejit
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Glasgow Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 13
Views: 1755

Re: Glasgow Aviation Thread - 2020

Dubai – Glasgow 23MAR20 – 31MAR20 Reduce from 14 to 7 weekly. Planned seasonal A380 service on EK27/28 from 29MAR20 unchanged https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/290434/emirates-march-june-2020-operations-as-of-0515gmt-22mar20/ The A380 service was only seasonal last year and had been...

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by JannEejit
Sat Mar 21, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

EK to suspend EDI, NCL, STN & LGW and reduce GLA & MAN & BHM to 1 x daily. LHR will see 2 x daily. All flights operated by B777s. To last until June 30. https://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/health/coronavirus/emirates-expected-suspend-edinburgh-dubai-flights-2503830 Wow, that is an am...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 20, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wiake of coronavirus impacts

How serious is the grounding, especially in the regions with higher number of infections ? Can it be compared to what happened during/after the 9/11 attacks when there were aircraft parked everywhere at airports, even on taxiways ? 9/11 was a fairly instantaneous grounding with aircraft ordered to ...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

Just a reminder to users: if you post images that are not your own, you need to properly source and attribute them. Images can't be posted from competing sites like JP either. These are all for copyright and legal reasons, so if your images aren't yours and they aren't sourced, we don't have any ch...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

dibble777 wrote:
Virgin G-VMIK just left LGW for GLA


And duly arrived to join the parking ...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

Hey, I'll refrain from comment on your journey as I'm not familiar with the current UK directives. In CH we're being dissuaded from even a solo spotting trip. Great photos though - can I ask what body/glass you're using? We're not on lock down here yet, although schools are closing after today's se...

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by JannEejit
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts
Replies: 184
Views: 9908

Re: Airport Photos in the wake of coronavirus impacts

I'm not sure if you're asking why there aren't photos of the planes being parked (OP is very confusing in the wording). But if that's the case, it's probably because most of everybody is being told to stay inside their homes, and going out to take photos of planes contradicts that in many ways. Mos...

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by JannEejit
Wed Mar 18, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

I took a few shots of the grounded BA fleet at GLA/EGPF today. All Airbus A321's. http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v336/whisky110/PSX_20200318_174410.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v336/whisky110/PSX_20200318_174625.jpg http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v336/whisky110/PSX_20200318_173557.jpg...

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 17, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Aeroclassics
Replies: 2
Views: 2847

Re: Aeroclassics

www.aeroclassicsdirect.com You can register an account and shop there. I believe this is primarily for the USA but they ship international as well.
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They are now selling direct to customer via a new website called www.aeroclassicsdirect.com You can register an account and shop there. I believe this is primarily for the USA but they ship international as well.

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 17, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

bennett123 wrote:
Do you mean the BA A321 are at GLA or PIK?.


GLA sorry (have updated original post) . BA have Airbus maintenance facilities there. PIK is playing host to Virgin Atlantic storage, with 3x A346 currently and more widebodies expected shortly.

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 17, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

6 x British Airways A321 fleet, now arrived and stored at Glasgow (GLA) tonight. G-EUXC-G-H-K-L-M.

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by JannEejit
Tue Mar 17, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA flight numbers 9xxx
Replies: 8
Views: 2635

Re: BA flight numbers 9xxx

g-beak wrote:
G-EUXC, G-EUXG,G-EUXH and G-EUXK have all arrived at GLA today from LHR with BA9254/5/6/7 flight numbers.


Now updated to G-EUXC/G/H/K/L/M and G-MIDT all for storage.

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by JannEejit
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Accelerating aircraft retirements
Replies: 83
Views: 18164

Re: Accelerating aircraft retirements

Willie Walsh of IAG was speaking today on plans for IAG airlines to cut capacity at BA, IB & EI. BA haa over 30 B744s...IB has 16 A346s and EI some A330s that will be parked and maybe not reenter service. Plus there are around 20 narrowbodies too. All are fully depreciated. https://www.flightgl...

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by JannEejit
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337546

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

3 x Virgin Atlantic A346 transferred LGW-PIK over the weekend for mid term storage. The secondary runway there is being prepped for storage of up to 12 aircraft, said locally/anecdotally to be all Virgin fleet. Info gleamed from various PIK themed boards and Facebook groups.

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