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LH 747-400 in PY with a Go Around (FRA-KIX)

Flight Review: Lufthansa 747-400 Premium Economy from Frankfurt to Osaka KIX

(Flown on May 10, 2016) On my way back to Japan from a family-visit in Europe, I took a combination of Austrian Airlines 777-200 and Lufthansa 747-400 from Vienna to Osaka via Frankfurt. Looking to experience something new, I upgraded myself from Economy to Premium Economy class at my gate in Frankfurt. Quick Spotting and …

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NH462: Goodbye, ANA Pokemon PEACE★JET!

Flight Review: ANA Pokemon Peace Jet Last Flight from Naha to Tokyo

(Flown on April 15, 2016) For over 15 years, ANA was known within the aviation enthusiast’s community as the airline with Pokemon Jets. Unfortunately, the era has come to an end, and the last remaining Pokemon Jet – PEACE★JET – was repainted into regular ANA colors. Below is a report of my experience of flying …

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Star Wars BB-8™ ANA Jet Pt. 2: The Inaugural

Flight Review: Star Wars BB-8™ ANA Jet Inaugural, from Osaka to Tokyo

(Flown on March 28, 2016) This is the second half of a report about my trip to Osaka in March 2016 to catch the BB-8 Jet roll-out and inaugural flight. This part covers the second day of the trip during which I took the first flight of the BB-8 Jet from Osaka Itami to Tokyo Haneda. …

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Day 5: Caspian 737 and MD-82 to Shiraz and Back

Tour Report: Iranian S&C Day 5 – Shiraz on Caspian 737-300 & MD-83

<–Day 4: Pouya An-74 Joyride & FARS Hangar Visit (Traveled on February 17, 2016) After the four short course tour members returned back to Kuala Lumpur, there was still a lot to come for the remaining six of us. On the fifth day of the tour – the first day of the long course – …

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Day 2 Pt. 1: Iran Aseman 727 to Ahwaz and Back

Tour Report: Iranian S&C Day 2 – To Ahwaz and Back on Iran Aseman 727

<– Day 1: KUL-IKA Onboard Iran Air 747-200 (Traveled on February 14, 2016) Day two is split into two reports as it was a very long day that included three flights and a fair bit of sightseeing. The second part of the report covers the first half of the second day of the trip – a …

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Day 1: KUL-IKA Onboard IR 747-200

Tour Report: Iranian S&C Day 1 – Iran Air 747-200 from KL to Tehran

(Traveled on February 13, 2016) This is the first part of a megareport about the Iranian Skies & Cities 2016 tour organized by me and YK Aviation. It covers the first day of the tour including spotting in Kuala Lumpur before our departure, the flight from KL to Tehran, and a dinner in Tehran with Iran Air …

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Iran '15 Pt. 3

Trip Report: Iran ’15 Pt. 3 – Kish Air MD-83, Iran Aseman 727 & Iran Air A310

(Traveled on September 18-19, 2015) This is the third and final part of my trip report covering my 2015 trip to Iran. It covers the fourth and fifth day of the trip including some more sightseeing in Tehran, flying to Shiraz and back on 727 and MD-83, and finally flying on to Vienna on an Iran Air …

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Iran 2015 Pt. 2

Trip Report: Iran ’15 Pt. 2 – Zahedan on Iran Air MD-82 & Iran Aseman 727

(Traveled on September 17, 2015) This is the second part of my trip report covering my 2015 trip to Iran. In this report I look at the third day of the trip including a roundtrip to Zahedan on Iran Air MD-82 and Iran Aseman Airlines 727. Table of Contents Getting to Tehran on IR 747-200 …

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Iran 2015 Pt. 1

Trip Report: Iran ’15 Pt. 1 – AirAsia X A330 and Iran Air 747-200 to Tehran

(Traveled on September 15-16, 2015) In 2014, I went to Iran to fly on the special sightseeing flight on the Iran Air Boeing 747SP. While I only went there for one day with the sole purpose of flying classic aircraft, the country and its extremely friendly people left a great impression on me in that …

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