Archive | May, 2007

Blowing the Top Off of Paris – Massive Order for American Airlines

UNCONFIRMED BY OFFICIAL SOURCESReliable sources inside the aviation industry have told Flightblogger that American Airlines intends to place a “massive” narrow and wide-body order at the Paris Air Show that includes: – Boeing 787s – 100-125 firm, plus another 100 options- Additional Boeing 777s – firm number unknown- Boeing 737s – 100 firm, options unknown […]

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Flight Plans: 4th Edition

This blog is authored 8486 nm from the departure airport in this week’s featured flight plan. All previous featured flight plans were United States based flights. This was for several reasons, accurate flight plans outside the US are hard to come by. This post is a step outside of the ordinary. In 2004 Jetstar Airways […]

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Simple Characters, Complex Character

The registration an aircraft wears often tells a story much larger than that a simple series of letters and numbers. John Travolta’s world touring 707 wears N707JT along with classic QANTAS colors. The Nike Corporate G-V is cleverly adorned with N1KE. The European equivalent is found in 5 letters, the A380 wore special temporary registrations […]

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Where in the world is the 787 Dreamliner?

UPDATED: May 16 – 4:56pm EDT (updates are in blue)The manufacturing of the 787 is truly a global effort, with parts from suppliers for the Dreamliner being created on either side of the planet. As the roll-out of the 787 approaches on the 8th of July, all parts will find their way aboard three modified […]

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BOE632 filed KPAE -> EGPK

Scheduled: Depart KPAE at 09:30AM PDT -> EGPK (ETA 12:29AM GMT)http://flightaware.com/live/flight/BOE632 Expected route: PAE YDC J503 YNY J527 YMM NCAC CANEL 6800N 05000W 6700N 04000W 6500N 03000W 6300N 02000W ERAKA UP58 ETSOM UN580 BRUCE W958D TRN

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787 Tails, Update 1

As promised, I’ve update the 787 tails to include seven new liveries. ALAFCOAviancaAviation Capital GroupAzerbaijan AirlinesPrivatairTravel ServiceVirgin Atlantic

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