Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)

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Post by globetrotter » 22 Feb 2020, 22:28

According to a Sri Lankan aviation forum an Emirates 777 operating from Maldives to Sri Lanka in January diverted to the flopped Mattala Airport in southern Sri Lanka, on landing it hit a fox and then on take off hit some birds, it was the first time an EK aircraft had visited that airport.

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Post by Passenger » 26 Feb 2020, 13:28

Qantas new safety video - a nostalgic walk:


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Post by Passenger » 01 Mar 2020, 17:01

Belgian cycling: Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne:

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Post by sn26567 » 09 Mar 2020, 23:29

Hedging fuel can be a good move when fuel prices are going up. But...

Air France-KLM Group is facing a fuel hedging loss of US$1 billion at current prices.
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Post by Passenger » 20 Mar 2020, 11:13

Incident at BCN Barcelona El Prat this morning: a car with 2 male citizens from Albania entered Terminal 1. No injuries:
https://www.catalannews.com/society-sci ... 1-building

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Post by Passenger » 22 Mar 2020, 12:01

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"N'Djiri" is most probably N'Djili, FIH Kinshasa)

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Post by Passenger » 29 Mar 2020, 11:30

Expected to land in Amsterdam around 15h local: PH-BFT, KLM KL-686, the last KLM 747-400 commercial flight ever:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... t#244a4b3c

Has landed in Sydney: QF-28, VH-OEE, most probably the last Qantas B747-400 commercial flight ever:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/airc ... e#2449cf89

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Re: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)

Post by 737MAX » 01 Apr 2020, 17:25

What does the package story posted on the main page has to do with aviation ?

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