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DL 8956 AEX-HNL?

Thu May 02, 2019 12:32 am

Noticing an A330 on a route from Alexandria LA to HNL. A charter I presume? North of San Angelo TX at the moment
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Re: DL 8956 AEX-HNL?

Thu May 02, 2019 12:38 am

Likely troop movements from Fort Polk or Camp Beauregard. Pretty cool. Once I was driving along I-49 in the pine covered hills of Central Louisiana and a 747 dropped right in front my view on approach to AEX. I detoured to the airport to check it out... super cool for such a 'hell hole'. Nice airport though.
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Re: DL 8956 AEX-HNL?

Thu May 02, 2019 12:51 am

Yeah that flight number indicates a military charter.

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